Representative David Byrd: District 71 Capitol Hill Update
October 14, 2021
Medical Laboratories Act – Public Chapter 495 allows Tennessee to utilize the federal standards that are used in 31 other states for those that work in private laboratories, as is already done in our state laboratories. The legislation will allow laboratories to process tests more quickly and effectively, and it will also reduce burdensome requirements in Tennessee that have caused some issues with recruiting personnel, especially from outside of the state.
SAFE Act / Substance Abuse Recovery Homes – Public Chapter 309 encourages sober-living homes to be nationally accredited to en...