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S*0873 (Rat #0514, Act #0413 of 1982) General Bill, By Drummond, R.C. Lake and T.D. Wise
Similar (H 3668)
    A Bill to amend Sections 40-45-10, 40-45-20, 40-45-30, 40-45-40, 40-45-50, 40-45-70, 40-45-80, 40-45-90, 40-45-100, 40-45-110, 40-45-120, 40-45-130, 40-45-140, 40-45-150, 40-45-180, as amended, 40-45-210, and 40-45-220, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to physical therapy, so as to change references to physical therapy assistant to physical therapist assistant; to change the name of the State Board of Examination and Registration of Physical Therapists to the State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners and to change the composition of the Board and provide for the qualifications and terms of its members; to provide that the President and Secretary-Treasurer of the Board shall serve one year terms; to change the wording on the official seal of the Board; to provide that revenues shall be remitted to the State Treasurer; to provide for the submitting of annual reports according to the provisions of Act 165 of 1979; to change qualifications of applicants for registration to practice physical therapy or to practice as a physical therapist assistant; to eliminate provisions which establish fees and to provide that the State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners shall set fees; to increase the number of times that examinations shall be given from once to three times each year and to provide that the passing grade shall be determined by regulation of the Board instead of seventy percent; and to repeal Sections 40-45-160, 40-45-170 and 40-45-190, relating to temporary and regular certificates for foreign trained physical therapists and physical therapist assistants, temporary permits and the inactive list of physical therapists, and Act 931 of 1971, relating to the exclusion of Marlboro County from the application of laws relating to physical therapists and to reauthorize the existence of the State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.-at
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03/11/82Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-16
03/11/82Senate Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs SJ-16
04/28/82Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical Affairs SJ-21
04/28/82Senate Read second time SJ-21
04/28/82Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-21
04/29/82Senate Amended SJ-54
04/29/82Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-57
05/04/82House Introduced and read first time HJ-2756
05/04/82House Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-2756
05/11/82House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-2880
05/26/82House Amended HJ-3568
05/26/82House Read second time HJ-3574
05/27/82House Read third time HJ-3610
05/27/82House Returned HJ-3610
05/27/82Senate House amendment amended SJ-9
05/27/82Senate Returned SJ-9
06/01/82House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-3669
06/03/82Senate Ratified R 514 SJ-54
06/08/82 Signed By Governor
06/08/82 Effective date 06/08/82
06/08/82 Act No. 413
06/18/82 Copies available

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