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2013 House Bill 4688: Repeal licensure mandates for dietitians and nutritionists

Public Act 267 of 2014

  1. Introduced by Rep. Edward McBroom (R) on May 2, 2013, to repeal a law that imposes a licensure mandate on dietitians and nutritionists. The mandate has not been enforced since it was authorized in 2006 because the state licensure agency was unable to devise acceptable credentialing and education requirements.
    • Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on May 2, 2013.
      • Reported in the House on October 29, 2013, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  2. Passed 71 to 39 in the House on November 13, 2013.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on November 14, 2013.
    • Referred to the Senate Regulatory Reform Committee on November 14, 2013.
      • Reported in the Senate on June 10, 2014, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  4. Passed 26 to 12 in the Senate on June 11, 2014, to repeal a law that imposes a licensure mandate on dietitians and nutritionists. The mandate has not been enforced since it was authorized in 2006 because the state licensure agency was unable to devise acceptable credentialing and education requirements.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on July 1, 2014.

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