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H0697.................................................by HEALTH AND WELFARE AIR MEDICAL SERVICES - Amends existing law to provide for the adoption of rules by the Board of Health and Welfare concerning criteria for the use of air medical services by certified emergency medical services personnel at emergency scenes. 02/13 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 02/16 Rpt prt - to Health/Wel 02/23 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 02/24 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 02/26 3rd rdg - PASSED - 64-0-6 AYES -- Andersen, Barraclough, Barrett, Bauer, Bayer, Bedke, Bell, Black, Block, Boe, Bolz, Bradford, Campbell, Cannon, Clark, Collins, Crow, Cuddy, Deal, Denney, Douglas, Eberle, Ellsworth, Eskridge, Field(18), Field(23), Gagner, Garrett, Harwood, Henbest, Jaquet, Jones, Kellogg, Kulczyk, Langford, Langhorst, Martinez, McKague, Meyer, Miller, Mitchell, Moyle, Naccarato, Pasley-Stuart, Raybould, Ridinger, Ring, Ringo, Roberts, Robison, Rydalch, Sali, Sayler, Shepherd, Shirley, Skippen, Smith(30), Smith(24), Smylie, Snodgrass, Stevenson, Trail, Wills, Wood NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- Edmunson, Lake, McGeachin, Nielsen, Schaefer, Mr. Speaker Floor Sponsor - Henbest Title apvd - to Senate 02/27 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to Health/Wel 03/08 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 03/09 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 03/17 3rd rdg - PASSED - 30-4-1 AYES -- Andreason, Brandt, Bunderson, Burkett, Burtenshaw, Calabretta, Cameron, Darrington, Davis, Gannon, Geddes, Hill, Ingram, Kennedy, Little, Lodge, Malepeai, Marley, McKenzie, McWilliams, Noh, Pearce, Richardson, Schroeder, Sorensen, Stegner, Stennett, Sweet, Werk, Williams NAYS -- Bailey, Compton, Goedde, Keough Absent and excused -- Noble Floor Sponsor - Burkett Title apvd - to House 03/18 To enrol - Rpt enrol - Sp signed 03/19 Pres signed - To Governor 04/01 Governor signed Session Law Chapter 362 Effective: 07/01/04
]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]] Fifty-seventh Legislature Second Regular Session - 2004 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 697 BY HEALTH AND WELFARE COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO RULES OF THE BOARD OF HEALTH AND WELFARE; AMENDING SECTION 3 56-1017, IDAHO CODE, TO PROVIDE FOR THE ADOPTION OF RULES AND STANDARDS 4 CONCERNING CRITERIA FOR THE USE OF AIR MEDICAL SERVICES BY CERTIFIED EMS 5 PERSONNEL AT EMERGENCY SCENES. 6 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 7 SECTION 1. That Section 56-1017, Idaho Code, be, and the same is hereby 8 amended to read as follows: 9 56-1017. RULES. (1) The board of medicine is authorized and directed to 10 adopt appropriate rules defining the allowable scope of practice and acts and 11 duties which can be performed by persons certified by the department and the 12 required level of supervision by a licensed physician. 13 (2) The board of health and welfare is authorized and directed to adopt 14 appropriate rules and standards concerning the administration of sections 15 56-1011 through 56-1018B, Idaho Code, including criteria for training pro- 16 grams, certification of personnel, licensure of ambulances and non-transport 17 services, licensure of ambulance and non-transport vehicles, criteria for the 18 use of air medical services by certified EMS personnel at emergency scenes, 19 establishment of fees for training, inspections, and certifications, and 20 appropriate requirements for recertification of personnel and equipment. The 21 rules of the board of health and welfare must be consistent with the rules 22 adopted by the board of medicine. 23 (3) Additionally, the department shall develop guidelines, standards and 24 procedures for reducing exposure to pathogens from human blood, tissue or flu- 25 ids. Such guidelines, standards and procedures shall be made available to all 26 law enforcement personnel, all emergency medical services personnel, and such 27 other emergency personnel as request such information.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 14038 This legislation will amend section 56-1017, Idaho Code, to provide for the adoption of rules and standards concerning criteria for the use of air medical services by certified EMS personnel at emergency scenes. FISCAL IMPACT There is no fiscal impact on the general fund. Contact Name: Representative Henbest Name: Representative Moyle Phone: 332-1000 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE H 697