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Auricular Acudetox Professional Practice

Concerning the practice of auricular acudetox by a professional, and, in connection therewith, clarifying that in order to perform auricular acudetox, a person does not need to be licensed, certified, or registered as a mental health professional.
2021 Regular Session
Professions & Occupations
Bill Summary

In 2020, the general assembly repealed the requirement in the mental health practice act that a professional must be licensed, registered, or certified as a mental health professional in order to practice auricular acudetox. The act makes a conforming amendment to clarify that it is not an unlawful act for a professional who is trained to perform auricular acudetox to perform the practice without a license, registration, or certification as a mental health professional.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    04/29/2021 Signed Act PDF
    04/26/2021 Final Act PDF
    04/16/2021 Rerevised PDF
    04/15/2021 Revised PDF
    03/29/2021 Reengrossed PDF
    03/26/2021 Engrossed PDF
    03/03/2021 Introduced PDF

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