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Monthly Updates (July)

July 31, 2018 - Federal Register:  Department's Intent to establish negotiated rulemaking committee.  Comment period until Sept 14, 2018.  Public Hearings:  Sept. 6, 2018 – Washington, DC; Sept 11, 2018 – New Orleans, LA; Sept 13, 2018, Sturtevant, WI. 

July 11, 2018 - Authorization of Foreign Locations – The July 1, 2018 Rule That Was Not Delayed; Cheryl Dowd & Russ Poulin, WCET Frontiers

July 5, 2018 - The Announcement of the Delay was Delayed, but the Result is a Delay!;  Cheryl Dowd & Russ Poulin, WCET Frontiers

July 3, 2018 - Federal Register:  Department Delays Selected Provisions of the December 2016 regulations until July 1, 2020.  Delayed regulations include:  600.2, 600.9(c), 668.50.  Not delayed is 600.9(d) and therefore effective July 1, 2018.

Open Forum  - August 14 , 2018; Ask your questions to the Expert of the Month: Marshall Hill.  Topic:  SARA Compliance Requirements regarding Professional Licensure Disclosures


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