Introduced Senate Bill (S)

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Chiropractors. Amends the definition of "chiropractic" and relocates prohibited practices provisions. Removes a prohibition on chiropractors taking x-rays of any organ other than the vertebral column and extremities. Provides that a member of the board of chiropractic examiners (board) may not serve for more than four consecutive terms. Allows the board to adopt rules concerning peer review. Allows the board to approve chiropractic schools and colleges that meet licensing requirements. Requires that an applicant for a license to practice chiropractic must complete at least 90 semester hours after June 30, 2020. Prohibits an individual from using certain titles or abbreviations Chiropractors. Amends the definition of "chiropractic" and relocates prohibited practices provisions. Removes a prohibition on chiropractors taking x-rays of any organ other than the vertebral column and extremities. Provides that a member of the board of chiropractic examiners (board) may not serve for more than four consecutive terms. Allows the board to adopt rules concerning peer review. Allows the board to approve chiropractic schools and colleges that meet licensing requirements. Requires that an applicant for a license to practice chiropractic must complete at least 90 semester hours after June 30, 2020. Prohibits an individual from using certain titles or abbreviations to indicate or imply that the individual is a chiropractor unless the individual is a licensed chiropractor. Allows a chiropractor to perform certain acts and functions to the extent the chiropractor was taught in a chiropractic college or as approved in rules of the board. ... View more