Laws & Rules



See also Title 5, Title 10 and OPOR Rules Chapters 10, 11 and 13 for administrative and departmental provisions applicable to this profession.

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Department Rules are maintained on the Secretary of State's Web site.


Enacted Legislation
Public Law Effective Date
2011 Public Law, Chapter 30 - An Act To Authorize Licensed Veterinarians To Honor Prescriptions from Other Licensed Veterinarians. September 28, 2011
2011 Public Law, Chapter 189 - An Act To Improve Access to Veterinary Medicine and Improve Veterinary Care. June 1, 2011
2011 Public Law, Chapter 190 - An Act To Authorize the Board of Licensure of Podiatric Medicine and the State Board of Veterinary Medicine To Establish a Podiatrist Health Program and a Veterinarian Health Program. September 28, 2011
2011 Public Law, Chapter 286 - An Act to Update Professional and Occupational Licensing Statutes. (Refer to Part B.) September 28, 2011


Last Updated: January 27, 2014