HR 1117

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1117

To recognize and clarify the authority of the States to regulate the medical aspects of intrastate air ambulance services pursuant to their authority over health care services, patient safety and protection, emergency medical care, the quality and coordination of medical care, and the practice of medicine within their jurisdictions.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 16, 2011

Mrs. MILLER of Michigan (for herself and Mr. ALTMIRE) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To recognize and clarify the authority of the States to regulate the medical aspects of intrastate air ambulance services pursuant to their authority over health care services, patient safety and protection, emergency medical care, the quality and coordination of medical care, and the practice of medicine within their jurisdictions.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. CLARIFICATION OF STATE AUTHORITY OVER THE MEDICAL ASPECTS OF AIR AMBULANCE SERVICES.

`Sec. 40130. Clarification of State authority over the medical aspects of air ambulance services

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