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Title XXXII
REGULATION OF PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
Chapter 474
VETERINARY MEDICAL PRACTICE
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F.S. 474.221
474.221 Impaired practitioner provisions; applicability.Notwithstanding the transfer of the Division of Medical Quality Assurance to the Department of Health or any other provision of law to the contrary, veterinarians licensed under this chapter shall be governed by the impaired practitioner program provisions of s. 456.076 as if they were under the jurisdiction of the Division of Medical Quality Assurance, except that for veterinarians the Department of Business and Professional Regulation shall, at its option, exercise any of the powers granted to the Department of Health by that section, and “board” shall mean board as defined in this chapter.
History.s. 51, ch. 2000-356; s. 21, ch. 2017-41.