2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 453
Georgia Composite Medical Board; provide for additional powers; enact the "Georgia Pain Management Clinic Act"; require licensure
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 34 of Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to physicians, acupuncture, physician assistants, cancer and glaucoma treatment, respiratory care, clinical perfusionists, and orthotics and prosthetics practice, so as to provide for additional powers of the Georgia Composite Medical Board relating to pain management; to enact the "Georgia Pain Management Clinic Act"; to amend Article 2 of Chapter 16 of Title 45 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to death investigations by coroners, so as to require coroners to report to the board when a death may be the result of medication administered or prescribed; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/29/2012 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/28/2012 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/17/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/16/2012 - Senate Hopper