§ 5-30-3 License and annual registration
required Practice of physiotherapy.
No person may practice chiropractic medicine or any of its branches without a
certificate issued under the authority of this chapter, which certificate has
not been suspended or revoked as provided in this chapter, without registering
annually, as provided by § 5-30-12. No one may represent himself or
herself to be a chiropractic physician, or use the title "Doctor of
Chiropractic", "D.C.", "Ph.C.", "M.C.", or any word or title to induce the
belief that he or she is engaged in the practice of chiropractic medicine,
without having a certificate and registering as stated in this section. No
person who has a certificate to practice chiropractic medicine issued under the
provisions of this chapter shall practice physiotherapy or any of its branches
without a certificate authorizing him or her to do so issued under the
authority of this chapter. This section shall not be construed to prevent the
employment of corrective orthopedics and dietetics by other qualified persons.
(G.L. 1923, ch. 159, § 15; P.L. 1927, ch. 1067, § 1; P.L. 1928, ch. 1186, § 1; P.L. 1931, ch. 1781, § 1; G.L. 1938, ch. 275, § 15; G.L. 1956, § 5-30-3.)