Under existing law, each partner of a partnership to practice veterinary medicine is required to be a licensed Alabama veterinarian, a licensed Alabama veterinarian is prohibited from practicing veterinary medicine as an employee of a person not licensed as an Alabama veterinarian, and only a licensed Alabama veterinarian may be the owner of a veterinary practice
This bill would include any veterinarian employed by a 501(c)(3) entity as being exempt from the employment and ownership restrictions, and would specify the procedure for application to the Alabama Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners for a premises permit
To amend Sections 34-29-61, 34-29-87, and 34-29-88, Code of Alabama 1975, relating to the practice of veterinary medicine; to exempt veterinarians employed by certain 501(c)(3) entities from certain employment and ownership restrictions; and to specify the procedure for application to the Alabama Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners for a premises permit.
|May 2, 2013||H||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Boards, Agencies and Commissions|
|April 25, 2013||S||Motion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 588|
|April 25, 2013||S||Third Reading Passed|
|February 14, 2013||S||Read for the second time and placed on the calendar|
|February 5, 2013||S||Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Health|