Status Summary

Passed out of the House on Feb 27. Passed out of the Senate on Apr 11. The House concurred in Senate amendments on Apr 17. Governor signed on May 10. Effective date is 7/23/17.

Legislative Session






HB 1641 makes a technical correction to the law, passed in 2016, that authorized informed consent for health care on behalf of a patient, who is incapacitated because he or she is under the age of majority and is not otherwise authorized to provide informed consent, to be obtained from a school nurse, school counselor, or homeless student liaison under certain circumstances.