- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Board upheld in denying practice exclusivity to licensees based on FTC v. North Carolina Dental Examiners
- Physician seeking exam exemption from national specialty certifying body must bring suit in Texas, where certifier is located
- Discipline of agent who defrauded clients & skipped hearing upheld
- Discipline of licensee for showing patient records to wife upheld
- Board must hear MD’s appeal of order to submit to three-day impairment evaluation
Committees of the Tennessee legislature will begin reviewing all regulations of the state's licensing agencies that affect entry into or practice of occupations, under the state's sweeping new "Right to Earn a Living Act" (HB 2201/SB2469, now Public Chapter 1053).
Signed into law April 28 by Governor Bill Haslam, the measure allows the house of representatives' and senate's Government Operations Committees to disapprove of existing and proposed regulations and request that they be amended or repealed. Only "entry regulations" are affected—but . . .
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