Title 5
Businesses and Professions

Chapter 92
Genetic Counselors Licensing Act

R.I. Gen. Laws § 5-92-4

§ 5-92-4. Genetic counselor license required.

Effective July 1, 2023, a license shall be required to engage in the practice of genetic counseling. No person shall hold themselves out as a genetic counselor unless they are licensed in accordance with the provisions of this chapter. No person who is not so licensed may use in connection with their name or place of business the title genetic counselor, licensed genetic counselor, gene counselor, genetic consultant, genetic associate, or any words, letters, abbreviations, or insignia indicating or implying that a person holds a genetic counselor license unless the person holds a genetic counselor license.

History of Section.
P.L. 2022, ch. 301, § 1, effective June 29, 2022; P.L. 2022, ch. 302, § 1, effective June 29, 2022.