Assembly Regulated Professions

The Regulated Professions Committee is responsible for monitoring, updating and amending laws dealing with licensed professions, such as architects or electricians.
Democratic Research Aide:  Keith White   
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Vainieri Huttle, Jimenez, Moriarty "Bijou's Law" Bill Clears Assembly Committee

Also Known As "Pet Grooming Licensing Act," Would License Pet Groomers; Dog's Death Prompted Legislation

To prevent tragic loss such as Bijou's, a healthy Shih Tzu who died unexpectedly under the care of a pet groomer, Assembly Democrats Valerie Vainieri Huttle, Angelica Jimenez and Paul D. Moriarty sponsored a bill (A-3044) that would establish the "Pet Groomers Licensing Act," or "Bijou's Law" in honor of the puppy. The legislation was approved Monday by the Assembly Regulated Professions Committee.

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Pinkin Bill Expanding Role of Pharmacy Interns, Externs to Administer Vaccines Clears Assembly Committee

Pinkin, Giblin, Jasey Bill Allowing Pharmacy Interns, Externs to Give Injectable Meds Clears Assembly Committee

Would Require Supervision of Licensed Pharmacist

Two bills designed to help ease healthcare delivery by allowing pharmacy interns and externs to administer vaccines and injectable medications while gaining, under supervision, critical hands-on training, advanced in the Assembly Monday.

The combined bills (A-342, A-343) would allow pharmacy interns and externs to administer vaccines, injectable medications, biologicals and immunizations to patients by injectable or needle free delivery methods, but only under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist.

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