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Health Occupations - State Board of Massage Therapy Examiners - Revisions

Sponsored by:

Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Clarifying that a license issued by the State Board of Massage Therapy Examiners entitles an individual to provide massage therapy treatment; requiring a person to hold a certain permit before establishing or operating a massage therapy establishment in the State; providing that these permits are not transferable and shall be displayed conspicuously; authorizing the Board to perform certain inspections; requiring the Board to provide assistance to the Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force, law enforcement, and others; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee (By Request - Departmental - Health)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
By Request of the Governor
Health and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Criminal Background Investigations
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Human Rights
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Judicial Review -see also- Appeals
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations
(6-101, 6-102, 6-202, 6-206, 6-301 through 6-303, 6-306, 6-308, 6-311, 6-401, 6-501, 6-502, 6-504, 6-3A-01 through 6-3A-13)

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January 30, 2018 10:12 A.M.