Public Laws

124th Legislature

Second Regular Session

Chapter 587

H.P. 1112 - L.D. 1574

An Act To Amend the Rights and Liabilities of the Supervising Physician of a Physician Assistant

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

Sec. 1. 37-B MRSA 185, sub-1-A is enacted to read:

1-A. Immunity from civil and criminal liability for supervising physician. Subsection 1 applies to the supervising physician of a physician assistant under Title 32, section 2594-B or 3270-B:
A. With regard to any act of the physician assistant in providing services to individuals not on active state service;
B. When the physician assistant is on active state service in the performance of the physician assistant's duty; and
C. When the supervising physician is not on active state service.

Effective July 12, 2010

Office of the Revisor of Statutes
State House, Room 108
Augusta, ME 04333