Amend the bill by striking out everything after the enacting clause and before the summary and inserting the following:
‘Sec. 1. 24 MRSA §2988 is enacted to read:
This amendment reallocates and clarifies the provisions of the bill except for the current law regarding notification of charges for health care service.
This amendment clarifies health care practitioner identification requirements and the disciplinary actions that may be taken for failure to comply with these consumer information requirements. The amendment provides that a licensing board may impose additional requirements on a health care practitioner for professional conduct and advertising. The amendment removes the provision in the bill addressing disclosure of charges for health care services because it is included in other legislation.
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