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2019-2020 Regular Session - SB 115
"Medical Practice Act of the State of Georgia"; telemedicine licenses for physicians in other states; engage in the practice of medicine with patients in this state through telemedicine; provide
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 34 of Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the "Medical Practice Act of the State of Georgia," so as to provide for telemedicine licenses for physicians licensed in other states to engage in the practice of medicine with patients in this state through telemedicine; to provide for requirements for issuance of a telemedicine license; to provide for restrictions; to provide for notice of restrictions placed on a license by another state; to provide for rules and regulations; to provide for revocation; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2019 - Effective Date
May/06/2019 - Act 156
May/06/2019 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/09/2019 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/29/2019 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/29/2019 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/29/2019 - House Third Readers
Mar/28/2019 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/28/2019 - House Second Readers
Feb/27/2019 - House First Readers
Feb/26/2019 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Feb/26/2019 - Senate Third Read
Feb/25/2019 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/22/2019 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/19/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/15/2019 - Senate Hopper
03/29/2019 Passed House by Rules Committee Substitute; 03/29/2019 Modified Structured Rule
Mar/29/2019 - Senate Vote #352Yea(52)Nay(0)NV(3)
Mar/29/2019 - House Vote #333Yea(161)Nay(2)NV(11)
Feb/26/2019 - Senate Vote #63Yea(54)Nay(0)NV(0)
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