Naturopathic Medicine Committee

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Laws & Regulations

New Laws Effective January 1, 2013

New Laws Effective January 1, 2011

LAWS

  • Naturopathic Doctors Act

(Business and Professions Code, Division 2, Chapter 8.2)

Article Article Name Sections
Article 1. General Provisions 3610-3615
Article 2. Administration 3620-3627
Article 3. Licensure 3630-3637
Article 4. Application of Chapter 3640-3645
Article 5. Naturopathic Childbirth Attendance 3650-3655
Article 6. Offenses and Enforcement 3660-3664
Article 7. Naturopathic Corporations 3670-3675
Article 8. Fiscal Administration 3680-3681
Article 9. Miscellaneous Provisions 3685
  • Fingerprints Requirement


    California law (Business and Professions Code, Division 1, Chapter 1, Section 144) requires the Naturopathic Medicine Committee and other agencies to require an applicant for licensure to furnish a full set of fingerprints for purposes of conducting criminal history record checks. The Committee may obtain and receive, at its discretion, criminal history information from the Department of Justice and the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation.

REGULATIONS

  • Naturopathic Doctors Regulations

Article Article Name Sections
Article 1. General Provisions 4200-4208
Article 2. Application 4210-4218
Article 3. Examinations 4220
Article 4. Licenses 4222-4228
Article 5. Schools 4230
Article 6. Practice of Naturopathic Medicine 4232-4236
Article 7. Fees 4240
Article 8. Citations 4242-4254
Article 9. Enforcement 4256-4260
Article 10. Advertising 4262
Article 11. Naturopathic Corporations 4264-4268