Bill Details - SB456 (2018)

CHAPTER 227

SB 456 - FINAL VERSION

 

02/15/2018   0519s

19Apr2018... 1328h

2018 SESSION

18-2971

05/01

 

SENATE BILL 456

 

AN ACT relative to the appointment of the state medical director for emergency medical services.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Kahn, Dist 10; Sen. Hennessey, Dist 5; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17; Sen. Gannon, Dist 23; Sen. Watters, Dist 4; Rep. Hansen, Hills. 22; Rep. P. Schmidt, Straf. 19

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires the commissioner of the department of safety to appoint the state medical director for emergency medical services.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

02/15/2018   0519s

19Apr2018... 1328h 18-2971

05/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to the appointment of the state medical director for emergency medical services.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

227:1  New Subparagraph; Duties of the Commissioner of the Department of Safety; Appointment of State Medical Director for Emergency Medical Services.  Amend RSA 153-A:7, II by inserting after subparagraph (b) the following new subparagraph:

(c)  Appoint, following consultation with the emergency medical services medical control board, the state medical director for emergency medical services, who shall be academically and technically qualified to hold the position.

227:2  New Subparagraph; Emergency Medical Services Medical Control Board; State Medical Director.  Amend RSA 153-A:5, I by inserting after subparagraph (b) the following new subparagraph:

(c)  The state medical director for emergency medical services, appointed by the commissioner pursuant to RSA 153-A:7, II(c), who shall serve as a nonvoting member.

227:3  Reference Change.  Amend the section heading of RSA 153-A:5 to read as follows:

153-A:5  Emergency Medical Services Medical Control Board; Chair; Duties[; State Medical Director].

227:4  Emergency Medical Services Medical Control Board.  Amend RSA 153-A:5, II to read as follows:

II.  The terms of each member shall be 3 years.  The chair shall be appointed by the commissioner[, and the appointed chair shall become the state medical director].  The emergency medical services medical control board shall nominate one of its members to the governor for appointment to the coordinating board established in RSA 153-A:3.

227:5  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect July 1, 2019.

 

Approved: June 08, 2018

Effective Date: July 01, 2019

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 To Be Introduced 01/03/2018 and Referred to Executive Departments and Administration; SJ 1
Feb. 7, 2018 Hearing: 02/07/2018, Room 101, LOB, 10:20 am; SC 6
Feb. 15, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0519s, 02/15/2018; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 7
Feb. 15, 2018 Committee Amendment # 2018-0519s, AA, VV; 02/15/2018; SJ 4
Feb. 15, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2018-0519s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/15/2018; SJ 4
March 7, 2018 Introduced 03/07/2018 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration HJ 7 P. 52
March 28, 2018 Public Hearing: 03/28/2018 10:30 AM LOB 306
April 3, 2018 Subcommittee Work Session: 04/03/2018 09:30 AM LOB 306
April 3, 2018 Executive Session: 04/03/2018 LOB 306
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1328h (Vote 18-0; CC)
April 19, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1328h for 04/19/2018 (Vote 18-0; CC) HC 15 P. 5
April 19, 2018 Amendment # 2018-1328h: AA VV 04/19/2018 HJ 13 P. 6
April 19, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 1328h: MA VV 04/19/2018 HJ 13 P. 6
May 2, 2018 Sen. Carson Moved to Concur with the House Amendment, MA, VV; 05/02/2018; SJ 15
May 10, 2018 Enrolled 05/10/2018
May 10, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 05/10/2018); SJ 18
June 8, 2018 Signed by the Governor on 06/08/2018; Chapter 0227; Effective 07/01/2019

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 7, 2018 Senate Hearing
Feb. 15, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
March 28, 2018 House Hearing
April 3, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
April 19, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB456 Revision: 2725 Date: Dec. 20, 2017, 1:27 p.m.
SB456 Revision: 3065 Date: Feb. 15, 2018, 7:53 p.m.
SB456 Revision: 3498 Date: April 19, 2018, 11:59 a.m.
SB456 Revision: 3791 Date: May 7, 2018, 12:03 p.m.
SB456 Revision: 4125 Date: June 13, 2018, 4:38 p.m.