SB 880 Genetic counselors; licensing; grandfather clause.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)

Genetic counselors; licensing; grandfather clause. Extends the deadline from July 1, 2016, to December 31, 2018, or to within 90 days of the effective date of the relevant regulations promulgated by the Board, whichever is later, by which individuals who have at least 20 years of documented work experience practicing genetic counseling and meet other certain requirements may receive a waiver from the Board of Medicine of the requirements of a master's degree and American Board of Genetic Counseling or American Board of Medical Genetics certification for licensure as a genetic counselor.

Full text:
12/19/16  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101024D  pdf | impact statement
01/16/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17101024D-E  pdf | impact statement
02/20/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB880ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0422)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
12/19/16  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101024D
12/19/16  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/12/17  Senate: Reported from Education and Health with amendment (13-Y 0-N)
01/13/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/16/17  Senate: Read second time
01/16/17  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
01/16/17  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
01/16/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB880E
01/16/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17101024D-E
01/17/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/30/17  House: Placed on Calendar
01/30/17  House: Read first time
01/30/17  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/10/17  House: Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
02/13/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
02/14/17  House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  House: Read second time
02/16/17  House: Read third time
02/16/17  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Enrolled
02/20/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB880ER)
02/20/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/21/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/21/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 422 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0422)