2008-2009 Regulatory Agendas
Radiologic Technology Board of Examiners
AGENCY UMBRELLA-UNIT NUMBER: 02-465
AGENCY NAME: Department of Professional and Financial Regulation, Office of Licensing & Registration, Radiologic Technology Board of Examiners
CONTACT PERSON: Penny Vaillancourt, Board Administrator, 35 State House Station, Augusta, Maine 04333-0035. Tel: (207) 624-8420
EMERGENCY RULES ADOPTED SINCE THE LAST REGULATORY AGENDA: None.
EXPECTED 2008-2009 RULEMAKING ACTIVITY:
CHAPTERS 1-3: The Medical Radiation Technology Licensing Rules
STATUTORY AUTHORITY: M.R.S.A., §9853(6) (E)
PURPOSE: A complete repeal and replacement of Chapters 1 through 3 pursuant to statutory changes will occur. The board will consider revising its rules regarding licensing, examination, renewal, and conduct of all persons who apply ionizing radiation to human beings for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes, except those specifically exempted by statute. The board will revise scope of practice as well as the training programs of limited radiographers. The Board may repeal existing fee provisions in the event that OLR establishes fees for this board directly pursuant to 10 MRSA §8003(2-A)(D) and Chapter 10 of the rules of the Office of Licensing and Registration.
SCHEDULE FOR ADOPTION: Fall 2008.
AFFECTED PARTIES: Applicants for licensure and licensees.
CONSENSUS-BASED RULE DEVELOPMENT: Not expected.