SB379 SFAT Snyder 3-10

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    Senator Snyder moved to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

    Enr. Com. Sub. for Com. Sub. for Senate Bill No. 379--An Act to amend the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, by adding thereto a new section, designated §30-7-11a; and to amend said code by adding thereto a new article, designated §30-7E-1, §30-7E-2 and §30-7E-3, all relating to authorizing the West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses to designate nurse health programs for licensees and applicants for treatment and recovery for alcohol abuse, chemical dependency or major mental illness; enrolling on a voluntary basis without being subject to disciplinary action if the person complies with the goals and restrictions of the program; confidentiality, disclosure and waiver requirements; definitions; requirements for nurse health programs; and immunity from civil liability and civil action.