|HB 0352||Disciplinary Proceedings for Persons Licensed by the State|
|Sponsor:||SHIELDS||Handling House Bill:|
|Last Action:||01/31/95 - Referred H Professional Registration & Licensing Comm.|
HB0352 Shields, Charles W
P R E F I L E D
HB 352 -- Disciplinary Proceedings for Licensed Professionals
This bill establishes a statute of limitations regarding disciplinary proceedings for licensed professionals. No disciplinary proceeding can be commenced unless formal charges have been filed within 5 years after the alleged commission of the violation.
The bill contains provisions regarding when proceedings may commence, the running time of the period of limitation, the statute of limitations for alleged criminal action, the expiration of the limitation period during any malpractice action, and charges of unethical activity and the extent such activities must be pursued.