SB0109 (CH0048)

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2016 Regular Session



Health Occupations Boards - Criminal History Records Checks - Required

Sponsored by:

Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 48

Synopsis:Requiring specified applicants and licensees of the Board of Examiners for Audiologists, Hearing Aid Dispensers, and Speech-Language Pathologists, the Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators, the Board of Occupational Therapy Practice, and the Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners to submit to a specified criminal history records check; authorizing specified health occupations boards to take specified actions against applicants and licensees who fail to submit the specified criminal history records check; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee (By Request - Departmental - Health and Mental Hygiene)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
By Request of the Governor
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Audiologists and Speech Pathologists
Criminal Background Investigations
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Hearing Aids
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Nursing Homes -see also- Continuing Care; Long-Term Care
Occupational Therapists
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Review Boards
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations
(10-302, 10-304, 10-308, 10-311, 10-315, 16-302, 16-303, 16-305, 16-311, 2-302, 2-302.1, 2-302.2, 2-302.3, 2-303, 2-306, 2-308, 2-314, 9-301, 9-302, 9-303, 9-308, 9-311, 9-312.1, 9-314, 10-302.1, 16-302.1, 2-303.1, 9-302.1)

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October 24, 2017 5:07 P.M.