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2005-2006 Regular Session - SB 480
Georgia Qualified Medication Aides Act; provide for delegation of certain nursing tasks; Georgia Board of Examiners of Licensed Practical Nurses
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 26 of Title 43 of the O.C.G.A., relating to nurses, so as to provide for the certification of qualified medication aides; to provide for a short title; to provide legislative findings; to provide for definitions; to provide for the delegation of certain nursing tasks; to provide for powers and responsibilities of the Georgia Board of Examiners of Licensed Practical Nurses; to provide for certification standards and requirements; to provide for the issuance and renewal of certificates; to provide for permitted and prohibited activities; to provide for requirements of community living arrangements which utilize qualified medication aides; to provide for sanctions; to provide for construction; to provide for automatic repeal; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2006 - Effective Date
Apr/18/2006 - Act 463
Apr/18/2006 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/10/2006 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/27/2006 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/27/2006 - House Passed/Adopted As Amended
Mar/27/2006 - House Third Readers
Mar/24/2006 - House Postponed
Mar/23/2006 - House Postponed
Mar/16/2006 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/14/2006 - House Second Readers
Mar/13/2006 - House First Readers
Mar/09/2006 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/09/2006 - Senate Third Read
Feb/21/2006 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/16/2006 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/01/2006 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/31/2006 - Senate Hopper
3/23/06 Postponed until 3/24/06; 3/24/06 Postponed until 3/27/06
Mar/27/2006 - Senate Vote #1070Yea(49)Nay(3)NV(3)
Mar/27/2006 - House Vote #1031Yea(163)Nay(5)NV(5)
Mar/27/2006 - House Vote #1030Yea(55)Nay(104)NV(14)
Mar/09/2006 - Senate Vote #788Yea(54)Nay(0)NV(2)
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