PODIAT MED PRAC-SUNSET EXTEND
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Regulatory Agency Sunset Act to extend the sunset date
of the Podiatric Medical Practice Act of 1987 to January 1, 2008.
Amends the Podiatric Medical Practice Act of 1987. Deletes
requirement that applicants complete parts of the examination
administered by the National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners.
Allows the Department to impose a fine not to exceed $5,000 (now,
$2,500) upon a licensee for a violation enumerated in the Act.
Provides that the Department must commence a disciplinary action for
specified violations of the Act within 3 years of notification or
complaint of the violation. Allows the Department or Podiatric Medical
Licensing Board to compel a licensee or applicant to submit to a
mental or physical examination upon a showing of a possible violation
of the Act. Makes technical and additional substantive changes.
Reorganizes certain provisions within the Act. Deletes obsolete
language. Effective December 30, 1997.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Makes a technical change.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0076
Last action date: 97-07-08
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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