The 2016 Legislative Session is only a month long. This year there are only two bills of note concerning pseudo-medicine and pseudo-science.
Allows chiropractic physicians and naturopathic physicians to provide release for athlete who sustained concussion or is suspected of sustaining concussion.
Current Status as of 2/14/16
Prohibits employer or insurer from requiring injured worker to obtain nonemergency medical services from specific provider. Exempts employer or insurer that has managed care organization contract. Requires employer to provide injured worker with written notice of medical treatment rights in workers’ compensation claim. Requires Director of Department of Consumer and Business Services to adopt rules and form.
Current Status as of 2/14/16: In House Committee On Business and Labor