2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Jaclyn Mahoney and Jennie Hawthorn-Mayes, co-founders of Daisy Chain)|
|Chief Sponsors:||Representative Nathanson|
|Regular Sponsors:||(Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to lactation professionals; declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Directs Health Licensing Office to issue lactation consultant, lactation educator and lactation peer support provider licenses to qualified applicants.
Requires lactation professionals to complete cultural competency and trauma-informed care continuing education courses. Imposes civil penalty for violation of licensure requirements. Becomes operative January 1, 2018. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||House Committee On Health Care|