.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 1233, the delete everything amendment
(A13-0408), as follows:
Page 315, after line 7, insert:
"Sec. .... Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 214.40, subdivision 1, is amended to read:
Subdivision 1. Definitions.
(a) The definitions in this subdivision apply to this
(b) "Administrative services unit" means the administrative services unit for the
health-related licensing boards.
(c) "Charitable organization" means a charitable organization within the meaning of
section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code that has as a purpose the sponsorship or
support of programs designed to improve the quality, awareness, and availability of health
care services and that serves as a funding mechanism for providing those services.
(d) "Health care facility or organization" means a health care facility licensed under
chapter 144 or 144A, or a charitable organization.
(e) "Health care provider" means a physician licensed under chapter 147, physician
assistant registered and practicing under chapter 147A, nurse licensed and registered to
practice under chapter 148, or dentist
dental hygienist, dental therapist or advanced
licensed under chapter 150A.
(f) "Health care services" means health promotion, health monitoring, health
education, diagnosis, treatment, minor surgical procedures, the administration of local
anesthesia for the stitching of wounds, and primary dental services, including preventive,
diagnostic, restorative, and emergency treatment. Health care services do not include the
administration of general anesthesia or surgical procedures other than minor surgical
(g) "Medical professional liability insurance" means medical malpractice insurance
as defined in section
1.27EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective the day following final enactment.
Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
Amend the title accordingly