HB16-1034 - Emergency Medical Responder Registration Program

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning Emergency Medical Responder Registration In The Department Of Public Health And Environment.

Current law gives oversight of first responders to the department of public safety. The bill changes the name of first responders to emergency medical responders and creates a registration program for the emergency medical responders in the department of public health and environment (department). The bill requires the department to administer the registration program beginning July 1, 2017, and authorizes the department to promulgate rules to administer the program. The department is authorized to grant a provisional registration certification for up to 90 days prior to an applicant receiving registration. The department is also authorized to promulgate rules concerning the recognition of training programs and continued competency requirements for emergency medical responders. The department is authorized to investigate complaints against emergency medical responders and to take disciplinary action against emergency medical responders.

Latest update: June 10, 2016
06/10/2016 Governor Signed
05/11/2016 Sent to the Governor
05/10/2016 Signed by the Speaker of the House
05/10/2016 Signed by the President of the Senate
05/02/2016 Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/29/2016 Senate Second Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/28/2016 Senate Second Reading Special Order - Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
04/27/2016 Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to Senate Committee of the Whole
04/21/2016 Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Unamended to Appropriations
04/14/2016 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Health & Human Services
04/14/2016 House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/12/2016 House Third Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
04/11/2016 House Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee, Floor
04/07/2016 House Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
01/28/2016 House Committee on Health, Insurance, & Environment Refer Amended to Appropriations
01/13/2016 Introduced In House - Assigned to Health, Insurance, & Environment