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S*1063 (Rat #0365, Act #0337 of 1994) General Bill, By Bryan
Similar (H 4467)
    A Bill to amend Sections 40-25-30, 40-25-40, and 40-25-80, all as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the powers and duties of the Department of Health and Environmental Control with regard to the licensing of persons engaging in the practice of specializing in hearing aids, the Commission of Hearing Aid Specialists, and exceptions to the applicability of Chapter 25 of Title 40 (The Practice of Specializing in Hearing Aids), so as to delete the requirement that the Department appoint licensed hearing aid specialists and licensed audiologists who are licensed hearing aid specialists to conduct or supervise the examination of applicants for licenses, add as a duty of the Commission the power to appoint members who are not audiologists to conduct and supervise the written and practical examinations, increase from four to five the number of licensed hearing aid specialists on the Commission and change their qualifications for serving on the Commission, change the composition of the Commission, and provide that Chapter 25 of Title 40 does not apply to an audiologist licensed to practice in South Carolina; to amend Section 40-25-110, as amended, relating to the qualifications of applicants for examination as a hearing aid specialist, so as to delete provisions relating to audiologists being licensed without written examination and a practical test.-amended title
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01/19/94Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-9
01/19/94Senate Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs SJ-9
02/24/94Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical Affairs SJ-12
03/01/94Senate Amended SJ-20
03/01/94Senate Read second time SJ-20
03/02/94Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-21
03/03/94House Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference HJ-10
03/30/94House Read second time HJ-99
03/30/94House Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day HJ-100
03/31/94House Read third time and enrolled HJ-6
04/14/94 Ratified R 365
04/20/94 Signed By Governor
04/20/94 Effective date 04/20/94
05/02/94 Act No. 337
05/02/94 Copies available

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