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Board of Nursing
Petition 55
Petition Information
Petition Title Reduction in continuing education required for massage therapists
Date Filed 3/3/2008   
Petitioner JoAnn Agnone 
Petitioner's Request

Requesting a reduction in or elimination of mandated CEU requirements.

Agency's Plan

The Board will seek comment on the petition until April 30, 2008 and will action on the request at its meeting on May 20, 2008.

Comment Period Ended 4/30/2008
Agency Decision Take no action    
Response Date 5/20/2008
Agency Decision Summary

The Board has determined that continuing education is necessary for public protection but has proposed to reduce the number of hours from 25 to 24 per biennium as part of its periodic review process.