37-35-103. Board powers and duties. (1) The board shall:
(a) license and renew the licenses of qualified applicants;
(b) adopt rules:
(i) for eligibility requirements and competency standards;
(ii) defining any unprofessional conduct that is not included in 37-1-316; and
(iii) setting criteria for training programs, internships, and continuing education requirements to ensure the quality of addiction counseling.
(2) The board may:
(a) adopt rules necessary to implement the provisions of this chapter;
(b) adopt rules specifying the scope of addiction counseling that are consistent with the education required by 37-35-202; and
(c) establish licensure requirements and procedures that the board considers appropriate.
History: En. Sec. 3, Ch. 507, L. 1997; amd. Sec. 7, Ch. 23, L. 2001; amd. Sec. 93, Ch. 467, L. 2005; amd. Sec. 7, Ch. 288, L. 2015.