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2009 Senate Bill 528: Require disclosure for use of reprocessed single-use medical device

Public Act 25 of 2010

Introduced by Sen. Bill Hardiman (R) on April 30, 2009
To prohibit a health care provider from knowingly using a “reprocessed single-use medical device” on a patient unless it meets certain sterility standards, subject to a $10,000 civil fine for violations.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Health Policy Committee on April 30, 2009
Reported in the Senate on June 16, 2009
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on June 25, 2009
To replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance of the bill as previously described.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 25, 2009
Amendment offered by Sen. Gilda Jacobs (D) on July 15, 2009
To tie-bar the bill to Senate Bill 65, meaning this bill cannot become law unless that one does also. SB 65 would authorize exceptions to the state “drug paraphernalia” prohibition for individuals who are authorized to use otherwise-illegal drugs for medical purposes (including medical marijuana), and for certain other uses.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on July 15, 2009
Received in the House on July 15, 2009
Referred to the House Health Policy Committee on July 15, 2009
Reported in the House on February 23, 2010
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the House on March 4, 2010
To replace the previous version of the bill with one that increases the proposed penalties. This was bypassed for another substitute that does the same and revises some other details.
The substitute failed by voice vote in the House on March 4, 2010
Substitute offered by Rep. Dian Slavens (D) on March 4, 2010
To make violations subject to stringent criminal penalties, not just civil fines.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on March 4, 2010
Amendment offered by Rep. Justin Amash (R) on March 4, 2010
To clarify language in the bill in a way that does not change its substance.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on March 4, 2010
Passed 95 to 10 in the House on March 4, 2010.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To prohibit a health care provider from knowingly reusing, recycling, refurbishing for reuse a “reprocessed single-use medical device” on a patient unless it meets certain sterility standards, subject to 10 years in prison and a $50,000 fine for violations.
Received in the Senate on March 11, 2010
Signed by Gov. Jennifer Granholm on March 26, 2010

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