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2001-04-10 House Journal

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2001-04-10                     House Journal                      Page 0933
HB 115                                                                                            
The following was read the second time:                                                             
                                                                                                    
    HOUSE BILL NO. 115                                                                              
    "An Act allowing a physician assistant or advanced nurse                                        
    practitioner to certify the need for emergency treatment as a result                            
    of intoxication."                                                                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
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Representative James moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                             
                                                                                                    
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 115(HES)                                                                  
    "An Act relating to the definition of 'mental health professional'                              
    for certain mental health proceedings and treatments; relating to                               
    the services of certain medical professionals in civil proceedings                              
    for the commitment of certain intoxicated persons; allowing a                                   
    physician assistant or advanced nurse practitioner to certify the                               
    need for emergency treatment as a result of intoxication; and                                   
    providing for an effective date."                                                               
                                                                                                    
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Representative James moved and asked unanimous consent that CSHB                                    
115(HES) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                    
placed on final passage.                                                                            
                                                                                                    
Representative Kott objected.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
The Speaker stated that CSHB 115(HES) will advance to third reading                                 
on the April 11, 2001, calendar.