1.1.................... moves to amend S.F. No. 999, the third engrossment, as follows:
1.2Page 6, delete subdivision 19 and insert:
1.3    "Subd. 19. Medical laboratory subspecialists. "Medical laboratory subspecialists"
1.4means individuals eligible for licensure under this chapter to perform subspecialty or
1.5esoteric functions of medical laboratory scientists in a clinical laboratory. The subspecialty
1.6and esoteric functions may be disease or medical specialty-oriented, or utilize advanced
1.7technology not routinely used in the clinical laboratory. These subspecialty and esoteric
1.8functions may be within subspecialized areas of hematology, chemistry, immunology,
1.9transfusion, medicine, genetics, or microbiology disciplines."
1.10Page 9, line 22, after "patients" insert "according to the written duties and
1.11responsibilities specified by the laboratory director" and delete "upon request or upon
1.13Page 9, line 23, delete "referral"
1.14Page 9, after line 29, insert:
1.15"All medical laboratory personnel and professionals licensed under this chapter are under
1.16the supervision, control, and responsibility of the laboratory director."
1.17Page 12, line 21, after the second comma, insert "American Association of