HB0117 (CH0475)

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State Board of Pharmacy - Licensure Requirements for Pharmacists - Proof of Proficiency in English

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barron


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 475

Synopsis:Providing that, for applicants for a license to practice pharmacy, graduation from a recognized English-speaking professional school accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education is acceptable proof of proficiency in the oral communication of the English language.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Barron, Angel, Hammen, Hill, Kelly, McMillan, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, K. Young, and West
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0469
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Communications -see also- Language; Telecommun & Info Tech
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
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Statutes:Article - Health Occupations

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