TITLE 5
Businesses and Professions

CHAPTER 5-37.2
The Healing Art of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

SECTION 5-37.2-12.2


§ 5-37.2-12.2 Reciprocal licensing requirements.

The health department may, at its discretion, issue a license without examination to a doctor of acupuncture and Oriental medicine who has been licensed, certified, or formally legally recognized as an acupuncturist in any state or territory if all three (3) of the following conditions are met to its satisfaction:

(1) The applicant meets the requirements of practice in the state or territory in which the applicant is licensed, certified, or registered as an acupuncturist;

(2) The requirements for practice in the state or territory in which the applicant is licensed, certified, or registered as an acupuncturist are at least as stringent as those of this state; and

(3) The state or territory in which the applicant is licensed, certified, or legally recognized as an acupuncturist permits a practitioner licensed in this state to practice acupuncture and Oriental medicine in that jurisdiction.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1998, ch. 450, § 2; P.L. 2015, ch. 140, § 2; P.L. 2015, ch. 150, § 2.)