PRINTER'S NO. 2348
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY CORMAN, VANCE, BRUBAKER, BAKER, WILLIAMS, WILEY, SMITH, SCHWANK, WOZNIAK, VULAKOVICH, SOLOBAY, RAFFERTY AND BREWSTER, OCTOBER 3, 2014
REFERRED TO CONSUMER PROTECTION AND PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE, OCTOBER 3, 2014
1Amending the act of October 5, 1978 (P.L.1109, No.261), entitled
2"An act requiring the licensing of practitioners of
3osteopathic medicine and surgery; regulating their practice;
4providing for certain funds and penalties for violations and
5repeals," providing for visiting team physician.
11Section 7.2. Visiting team physician.
12(a) Licensure exemption.--A physician who is licensed to
13practice in another state shall be exempt from the licensure
14requirements of this act while practicing in this Commonwealth
15if either of the following apply:
1to take place in this Commonwealth.
2(2) The physician has been invited by a national sport
3governing body to provide services at a national sport
4training center in this Commonwealth or to provide services
5at an event or competition in this Commonwealth which is
6sanctioned by the national sport governing body so long as:
20(1) An exemption under subsection (a)(1) shall remain in
21force while the physician is traveling with the sports team
22but shall be no longer than ten days in duration per sporting
23event. A maximum of 20 additional days per sporting event may
24be granted upon prior request by the physician but may not
25exceed 30 days total.
29Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.