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Prohibiting the use of live animals to practice invasive medical procedures in human health care medical training programs (Palumbo, Rolfes)

Requires educational programs in the state that are training individuals in the medical treatment of persons, including paramedic training programs, to, by July 1, 2020: (1) Only use human-based training methods; and (2) Not use pigs or other live animals.

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=6621&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)