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COVID-19 FAQs related to SL 2021-3

What is SL 2021-3?

SL 2021-3 amends COVID-19 relief legislation and provides additional appropriations to distribute federal COVID-19 pandemic relief funds. Changes include extending a provision that prohibits the Medical Board from enforcing the requirements for quality improvement meetings between physician assistants and their supervising physicians under certain circumstances.

Does SL 2021-3 only apply to those responding to the COVID-19 pandemic?

No, it applies to all physician assistants.

How long will the enforcement moratorium imposed by the COVID-19 relief law be in place?

SL 2020-3 was set to expire as of December 31, 2021. SL 2021-3 extended the waiver through Dec. 31, 2022.