2-15-1740. Board of hearing aid dispensers. (1) There is a board of hearing aid dispensers.
(2) The board consists of five members appointed by the governor with the consent of the senate, including:
(a) three members, each of whom must possess a current hearing aid dispenser license issued under Title 37, chapter 16, and have been a licensed hearing aid dispenser for at least 5 years before being appointed to the board; and
(b) two public members, at least one of whom may not be or have been an otolaryngologist, a licensed hearing aid dispenser, or a licensed audiologist, and at least one of whom must regularly use a hearing aid because of a demonstrated hearing impairment. One public member may meet both the conditions in this subsection (2)(b).
(3) Each member shall serve for 3-year terms. A member may not be reappointed within 1 year after the expiration of the member's second consecutive full term.
(4) The board is allocated to the department for administrative purposes only as prescribed in 2-15-121.