SENATE BILL NO. 88
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 24 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE MEDICAL PRACTICE ACT
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Amend §1779, Title 24 of the Delaware Code, by making insertions as shown by underlining and deletions as shown by strikethrough as follows:
(d) Notwithstanding the provisions of 24 Del.C. § 1779(a), a respiratory therapist having a current license issued in another state or the District of Columbia may provide respiratory care within their scope of practice in connection with the interstate transport of a patient without obtaining a license to practice respiratory care in this State. This exemption is limited to the immediate transport need.
Approved July 18, 2013