Mississippi Legislature
2002 1st Extraordinary Session

House Bill 2

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Title

Description: First responders; delay effective date for certification of.

Bill Text: [Introduced] [Passed House] [Sent to Governor]

History of Actions:

1 06/21 (H) Referred To Public Health and Welfare
2 06/21 (H) Title Suff Do Pass
3 06/21 (H) Amended
4 06/21 (H) Passed As Amended
5 06/21 (H) Transmitted To Senate
6 06/21 (S) Referred To Public Health and Welfare
7 06/21 (S) Title Suff Do Pass
8 06/21 (S) Passed
9 06/21 (S) Transmitted To House
10 06/21 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
11 06/21 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
12 06/21 Approved by Governor

Amendments:

Adopted [H] Amendment No 1

Background Information:

Effective datePassage
DispositionLaw
DeadlineNone
RevenueNo
Vote type requiredThree/Fifths
Chapter number3

House Committee:

Senate Committee:

Principal Author: Moody

Additional Author: Holland

Code Section: BF 041-0059-0003

Title: AN ACT TO BRING FORWARD SECTION 41-59-3, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, WHICH DEFINES "AUTO-INJECTOR" AND "FIRST RESPONDER" FOR THE PURPOSE OF THE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES LAW; TO BRING FORWARD SECTIONS 2, 3 AND 4, CHAPTER 623, LAWS OF 2002, WHICH PROVIDE THAT FIRST RESPONDERS AND ALL LEVELS OF EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIANS, WHEN AUTHORIZED BY MEDICAL DIRECTION, MAY CARRY AND ADMINISTER EPINEPHRINE FROM AUTO-INJECTORS TO TREAT PERSONS EXPERIENCING ALLERGIC REACTIONS AND ANAPHYLAXIS, PROVIDE FOR CERTIFICATION OF FIRST RESPONDERS BY THE STATE BOARD OF HEALTH, AND AUTHORIZE THE STATE BOARD OF HEALTH TO ISSUE REGULATIONS FOR FIRST RESPONDER BASIC LIFE SUPPORT; TO AMEND SECTION 5, CHAPTER 623, LAWS OF 2002, TO DELAY THE EFFECTIVE DATE ON THE PRECEDING PROVISIONS UNTIL JULY 1, 2004; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 06/21/02 at 17:24.

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