TBCE Proposes Amending 78.16
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Wednesday, September 09, 2015 03:05 PM

The Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners (Board) proposes amending Chapter 78, §78.16, concerning Cease and Desist Orders. Red indicates newly added language.  Strikethrough indicates language to be deleted.

§78.16.Cease and Desist Orders.

The Board of Chiropractic Examiners delegates to its Enforcement Committee the authority to determine whether it appears that a person is engaging in an act or practice that constitutes the practice of chiropractic without a license or registration under the Chiropractic Act. After notice and opportunity for a [an informal] hearing, the Enforcement Committee may issue a cease and desist order in the name of the board prohibiting the person from engaging in that activity. The Enforcement Committee may take all actions necessary and proper to carry out the Board's authority under Texas Occupations Code §201.6015, relating to cease and desist orders.