Title 5
Businesses and Professions

Chapter 48
Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

R.I. Gen. Laws § 5-48-12

§ 5-48-12. Penalty for violations.

(a) The board is granted the authority to impose the following disciplinary actions in those instances in which an applicant for a license or a licensee has been guilty of conduct that has endangered, or is likely to endanger, the health, welfare, or safety of the public:

(1) Refuse to issue or renew a license.

(2) Issue a letter of reprimand or concern.

(3) Require restitution of fees.

(4) Impose probationary conditions.

(5) Suspend or revoke a license.

(b) Any person found to be in violation of any provision of this chapter, upon conviction, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and punished by a fine of not more than one thousand dollars ($1,000).

History of Section.
P.L. 1973, ch. 143, § 1; P.L. 1991, ch. 329, § 1.