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HB20-1041

Physician Assistants Financial Responsibility Requirements

Concerning financial responsibility requirements for physician assistants who have been practicing for at least three years.
Session:
2020 Regular Session
Subjects:
Insurance
Professions & Occupations
Bill Summary

Physician assistants - financial responsibility requirements. The act specifies that a physician assistant who has been practicing for at least 3 years must comply with the same financial responsibility requirements to which physicians are subject, namely to maintain professional liability coverage of at least $1 million per incident and $3 million aggregate per year. Additionally, the act authorizes the Colorado medical board to exempt physician assistants from the financial responsibility requirements, or lessen the requirements, to the same extent permitted for physicians.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)

Status

Introduced
Passed
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Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    03/20/2020 Signed Act PDF
    03/14/2020 Final Act PDF
    03/04/2020 Rerevised PDF
    03/03/2020 Revised PDF
    02/06/2020 Reengrossed PDF
    02/03/2020 Engrossed PDF
    01/08/2020 Introduced PDF