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S 1077 General Bill, By Ryberg
Similar (H 4564)
    A Bill to amend Section 40-75-40 of the 1976 Code, relating to investigations and enforcement powers of the Board, so as to delete certain provisions; to amend Section 40-75-70 of the 1976 Code, relating to the crime of falsely claiming a grant of license to act as a professional counselor or marital and family therapist, so as to also make it unlawful to use certain acronyms, to act as a licensed professional counselor, licensed associated counselor, or licensed marital and family therapist without first obtaining a license issued by the Board, and to obtain or attempt to obtain a license under this Chapter by presenting false or forged evidence of qualifications or other fraudulent representation, and to increase the penalties; to amend Chapter 75, Title 40, by adding Section 40-75-95, so as to provide exemptions to the license requirement; to amend Section 40-75-140 of the 1976 Code, relating to the display of the license issued under Chapter 75, so as to require the license to be displayed at each location at which the licensee practices his profession rather than only in his place of practice; to amend Section 40-74-160 of the 1976 Code, relating to complaints and investigations by the Board, so as to authorize the Board to also investigate persons who have unlawfully assumed to act as a licensee and to recodify certain provisions previously codified in Section 40-75-40; to amend Chapter 75, Title 40 of the 1976 Code, by adding Section 40-75-165 so as to require the Board by regulation to establish methods.
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01/30/96Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-10
01/30/96Senate Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry SJ-10

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