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Substitute Bill No. 250

    January Session, 2017

 

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AN ACT CONCERNING CLINICAL PLACEMENTS FOR IN-STATE MEDICAL STUDENTS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. (NEW) (Effective July 1, 2017) Each hospital that provides clinical clerkship programs for medical students shall work in good faith with each school of medicine of an institution of higher education located in the state to provide such clinical clerkship programs to students enrolled in such schools. Not later than September 1, 2017, and annually thereafter, each hospital that in any academic year provides more than fifty per cent of its clinical clerkships to students enrolled in a school of medicine of an institution of higher education located outside the state shall report, in accordance with the provisions of section 11-4a of the general statutes, to the joint standing committee of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to public health regarding (1) the number and nature of each clinical clerkship program at the hospital during the previous academic year, and (2) the name of each school of medicine of each student participating in each clinical clerkship program during such academic year.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

July 1, 2017

New section

Statement of Legislative Commissioners:

In Section 1, "to the joint standing committee of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to public health" was inserted before "regarding" for accuracy.

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Joint Favorable Subst.