HB 1172-1_ Filed 01/24/2008, 11:31
Adopted 1/24/2008

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Adopted Rejected







    Your Committee on       Public Health     , to which was referred       House Bill 1172     , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

SOURCE: Page 9, line 1; (08)AM117202.9. -->     Page 9, line 1, strike "Subject to section".
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    Page 9, line 20, reset in roman "If a licensed acupuncturist practices acupuncture on a patient".
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    Page 9, line 22, reset in roman "the patient from a physician licensed under IC 25-22.5".
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    Page 9, line 23, reset in roman "the physician is immune from civil liability relating to".
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    Page 10, line 39, strike "eleemosynary" and insert " charitable".
    Page 11, line 31, after "issued" insert " dental".
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    Page 12, line 20, after "dentist" insert " with patient care".
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    Page 15, line 4, delete "(f)," and insert " (h),".
    Page 15, line 17, delete "course" and insert " curriculum".
    Page 15, line 17, delete "anticariogenic".
    Page 15, line 18, after "medicaments" insert " for the control or prevention of dental caries".
    Page 15, line 18, after "dentist." insert " The curriculum must include instruction on the following:
        (1) Ethics and jurisprudence.
        (2) Reasons for fluorides.
        (3) Systemic fluoride.
        (4) Topical fluoride.
        (5) Fluoride application.
        (6) Laboratory work on topical fluoride applications and patient competency.
    Page 15, line 20, delete "course" and insert " curriculum".
    Page 15, line 21, after "dentist." insert " The curriculum must include instruction on the following:
        (1) Ethics and jurisprudence.
        (2) Plaque and materia alba.
        (3) Intrinsic and extrinsic stain.
        (4) Abrasive agents.
        (5) Use of a slow speed hand piece, prophy cup, and occlusal polishing brush.
        (6) Theory of selective polishing.
        (7) Laboratory work concerning slow speed hand piece, hand dexterity, and patient competency.
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    Page 32, line 4, after "3." insert " (a) Notwithstanding any other law, this article does not take effect until July 1, 2009.
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SOURCE: IC 25-23.6-3-2; (08)AM117202.40. -->     "SECTION 40. IC 25-23.6-3-2, AS AMENDED BY P.L.2-2007, SECTION 330, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2008]: Sec. 2. (a) This article may not be construed to limit the marriage and family therapy services performed by a person who does not use a title specified in this article and who is one (1) of the following:
        (1) A licensed or certified health care professional acting within the scope of the person's license or certificate.
        (2) A student, an intern, or a trainee pursuing a course of study in medicine or psychology or a course of study to gain licensure under this article in an accredited eligible postsecondary educational institution or training institution or is a graduate accumulating experience required for licensure if:
            (A) the activities are performed under qualified supervision and constitute a part of the person's supervised course of study or other level of supervision; and
            (B) the student or graduate uses a title that contains the term "intern" or "trainee";
        (3) Not a resident of Indiana if the person performed services in Indiana for not more than five (5) days in any one (1) month and not more than fifteen (15) days in any one (1) calendar year and the person is authorized to perform such services under the laws of the state or country in which the person resides.
        (4) A rabbi, priest, Christian Science practitioner, minister, or other member of the clergy.
        (5) An employee of or a volunteer for a nonprofit corporation or an organization performing charitable, religious, or educational functions, providing pastoral counseling or other assistance.
        (6) A person who provides school counseling or a person who is certified by a state or national organization that is recognized by the Indiana division of mental health and addiction and who provides counseling in the areas of alcohol or drug abuse addictions.
    (b) Nothing in this section prohibits a person referred to in subsection (a) from qualifying for licensure under this article.".
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any post degree clinical experience, the individual must be licensed as a marriage therapist associate under this chapter.".
    Page 44, line 27, after "IC 25-1-8-6." insert " An associate license that has been expired for more than one (1) year may not be reinstated under IC 25-1-8-6.".
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SOURCE: IC 25-23-1-28; (08)AM117202.57. -->     "SECTION 57. IC 25-23-1-28 IS REPEALED [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2008].".
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    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1172 as introduced.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.


Representative Brown C

AM117202/DI 77    2008