RI H5572 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Passed on July 15 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-07-15 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Updates the laws relating to physician assistants to reflect current standards and terminology.

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Physician Assistants


Roll Calls

2019-05-02 - House - Passage (Y: 65 N: 6 NV: 3 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-07-15HouseSigned by Governor
2019-07-11HouseTransmitted to Governor
2019-06-28SenateSenate passed in concurrence
2019-06-28SenatePlaced on the Senate Consent Calendar (06/28/2019)
2019-06-04SenateCommittee recommends passage in concurrence
2019-05-31SenateScheduled for consideration (06/04/2019)
2019-05-22SenateReferred to Senate Health and Human Services
2019-05-02HouseHouse read and passed
2019-04-26HousePlaced on House Calendar (05/02/2019)
2019-04-10HouseCommittee recommends passage
2019-04-05HouseScheduled for consideration (04/10/2019)
2019-03-27HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-03-22HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/27/2019)
2019-02-27HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments