36-26 SOCIAL WORKERS
Definition of terms.
Purpose and application of chapter.
Board of Social Work Examiners--Composition--Appointment and qualifications of
Terms of appointment.
Removal by Governor for cause--Filling of vacancies.
Annual meeting and election of officers--Secretary-treasurer included in blanket
Per diem and expenses of board members--Compensation of secretary-treasurer--Employment of office personnel.
Board of examiners within Department of Social Services--Exercise of functions--Records and reports.
Unlicensed practice as misdemeanor--Associates to be supervised by social workers.
Titles and designations prohibited to unlicensed persons.
Practice of other professions not prohibited--Students to practice under licensee.
Board to issue licenses.
Qualifications of certified social worker.
Qualifications for social worker's license.
Licensure of persons graduating from social work programs in candidacy status.
Qualifications for social work associate.
Independent practice requirements.
Certain healing arts practitioners to participate in alternate health care delivery
Exemption from examination for out-of-state licensees.
Times and places of examinations.
Expiration and renewal of licenses--Renewal fee.
Display of license.
Annual publication of names of licensees and private practitioners.
Continuing education required--Waiver.
Failure to renew as forfeiture of license--Restoration upon application and payment
Re-examination required after lapse of license.
Promulgation of rules by board.
Social worker-client privilege--Exceptions.
Examination and inspection of private establishments--Access to premises.
Grounds for denial, revocation, suspension, or cancellation of license.
Initiation of cancellation, revocation, or suspension proceedings.
Quorum for proceedings on cancellation, revocation, suspension or reissuance of
license--Majority vote required.
Proceedings to conform to administrative procedure.
Appeal from board rulings or decisions.
Reinstatement or reissue of license after cancellation, suspension or revocation--Automatic reinstatement after suspension.
Record book kept by secretary-treasurer--License data--Transcripts as evidence--Certified copies furnished--Fee.
Violation of chapter as misdemeanor.
Board to recommend prosecutions and civil actions for violations.
Investigation and report of violations--Employment of special counsel--Expenses.
Action to enjoin violations--Alternate to criminal proceedings--Election.
Disposition of moneys received by board--Credit to Board of Examiners account--Continuous appropriation for expenses.
Issuance of temporary licenses--Validity--Expiration.
"Clinical social work" defined.