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House Bill 1564; Regular Session 2023-2024


Printer's No.(PN):
Short Title:
An Act amending the act of July 9, 1987 (P.L.220, No.39), known as the Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Counselors Act, further providing for definitions, for license required, for State Board of Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Counselors, for powers and functions of board, for qualifications for license, for procedures for licensing, for reciprocity, for endorsement of out-of-State licenses and for reinstatement of license; providing for restrictions on use of title "Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist" and for restrictions on the use of title "Licensed Associate Professional Counselor"; further providing for license renewal and records and fees and for unlawful practice; and providing for effect of associate licensure.
PN 1838
Referred to PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE, July 11, 2023
Reported as committed, Dec. 11, 2023
First consideration, Dec. 11, 2023
Laid on the table, Dec. 11, 2023
Removed from table, Dec. 11, 2023
PN 2436
Second consideration, with amendments, Dec. 12, 2023
Re-committed to APPROPRIATIONS, Dec. 12, 2023
(Remarks see House Journal Page ), Dec. 12, 2023
Re-reported as committed, Dec. 13, 2023
Third consideration and final passage, Dec. 13, 2023 (152-51)
(Remarks see House Journal Page ), Dec. 13, 2023
In the Senate
PN 2568
Reported as amended, Feb. 5, 2024
First consideration, Feb. 5, 2024
Second consideration, Feb. 6, 2024
Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, Feb. 6, 2024
Re-reported as committed, Feb. 7, 2024
Third consideration and final passage, Feb. 7, 2024 (44-5)
(Remarks see Senate Journal Page ), Feb. 7, 2024
In the House
Referred to RULES, March 18, 2024
Re-reported as committed, March 18, 2024
House concurred in Senate amendments, March 18, 2024 (135-66)
(Remarks see House Journal Page ), March 18, 2024
Signed in House, March 18, 2024
Signed in Senate, March 18, 2024
Presented to the Governor, March 19, 2024
Approved by the Governor, March 28, 2024
Act No. 4 of 2024, March 28, 2024
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