2004 Legislative Session Information
This page contains health-related information from the 2004 legislative session.
Legislative Summary 2004
Summary of health-related legislation from the 2004 session.
Emergency Health Powers Act Reauthorization and Amendments
Fact sheet on MDH's position on amendments to the Emergency Health Powers Act.
H.F No. 2436, as introduced: 83rd Legislative Session (2003-2004) Attention: Non-MDH link
Bill language for the Emergency Health Powers Act.
Housekeeping/Technical Amendments to Occupational Therapy and Speech-Hearing Regulations
Fact sheet on MDH's position on proposed amendments to the occupational therapy and speech-hearing regulations.
Nuclear Material Licensing Program
MDH's position on transitioning from the federal to the state regulation of nuclear, non-power plant materials.
Requiring a Transition Plan Specifying Future Regulation of Certain Mental Health Practices and Practitioners
MDH's position on the development of a transition plan for handling investigation and enforcement activities concerning unlicensed mental health practices and practitioners.
Summary of Long Term Care Activities
Summary information on an initiative to address concerns surrounding long-term care regulations, the survey process and other issues affecting the industry.
Adverse Health Events Reporting Law
Information on the state’s new Adverse Health Events Reporting Law, passed during the 2003 legislative session.