Thao from the Licensing Division to which was referred:
H. F. No. 3212,
A bill for an act
relating to health-related occupations; providing
an exception for continuing education requirements for licensed professional counselors;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 148B.54, by adding a subdivision.
Reported the same back with the following amendments:
Page 1, after line 5, insert:
"Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 148.10, is amended by adding a
subdivision to read:
1.9 Subd. 1b. Conviction of a felony-level criminal sexual conduct offense. (a)
1.10The board may not grant a license to practice chiropractic to any person who has been
1.11convicted of a felony-level sexual conduct offense.
1.12(b) A license to practice chiropractic is automatically revoked if the licensee is
1.13convicted of a felony-level criminal sexual conduct offense.
1.14(c) A license that has been denied or revoked pursuant to this subdivision is not
1.15subject to chapter 364.
1.16(d) For purposes of this subdivision, "conviction" means a plea of guilty, a verdict
1.17of guilty by a jury, or a finding of guilty by the court, and "criminal sexual conduct
1.18offense" means a violation of sections 609.342 to 609.345 or a similar statute in another
Page 1, line 9, delete "initially licensed in 2004
" and insert "issued a license as
1.21a professional counselor on November 1, 2004, and whose license was terminated on
1.22February 20, 2009
Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
Amend the title as follows:
Page 1, line 2, after the semicolon, insert "denying chiropractic license to a person
convicted of a felony-level sexual conduct offense;"
Correct the title numbers accordingly
With the recommendation that when so amended the bill be returned to the
Committee on Health Care and Human Services Policy and Oversight.
This Committee action taken March 9, 2010