S.808. Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017

United States Senate
Last action 3 months ago
Polls (open):

Summary

                    Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 This bill extends the liability insurance coverage of a state-licensed medical professional to another state when the professional provides medical services to an athlete, athletic team, or team staff member pursuant to a written agreement. Prior to providing such services, the medical professional must disclose to the insurer the nature and extent of the services. This extension of coverage does not apply at a health care facility or while a medical professional licensed in the state is transporting the injured individual to a health care facility.
                

In an effort to be an unbiased source of information, all text in this summary comes directly from government resources.

Actions

  • Senate Calendars: Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 501.

    Mon, Jul 9th 2018
  • Senate Committee: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Reported by Senator Alexander with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.

    Mon, Jul 9th 2018
  • Senate Committee: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.

    Tue, Jun 26th 2018
  • Senate IntroReferral: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

    Tue, Apr 4th 2017