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Full Text of SB0768  100th General Assembly


Sen. Iris Y. Martinez

Filed: 3/28/2017





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 768 on page 10, by
3replacing lines 1 through 6 with the following:
4    "(5) The Secretary may shall consider the recommendation of
5the Board on all matters and questions relating to this Act,
6such as: (i) matters relating to continuing education,
7including the number of hours necessary for license renewal,
8waivers for those unable to meet such requirements, and
9acceptable course content and (ii) rules for administration of
10this Act."; and
11by replacing line 21 on page 15 through line 2 on page 16 with
12the following:
13    "(c) Licensed social workers may not engage in independent
14practice of clinical social work without a clinical social
15worker license. In independent practice, a licensed social



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1worker shall practice at all times under the order, control,
2and full professional responsibility of a licensed clinical
3social worker, a licensed clinical psychologist, a licensed
4clinical professional counselor, a licensed marriage and
5family therapist, or a psychiatrist, as defined in Section
61-121 of the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities
7Code."; and
8on page 25, by replacing lines 1 through 6 with the following:
9    "(e) Failure of any person to submit to a mental or
10physical examination without reasonable cause, when ordered
11directed, shall result in an automatic be grounds for
12suspension of his or her a license until the person submits to
13the examination if the Board finds, after notice and hearing,
14that the refusal to submit to the examination was without
15reasonable cause.".