Issuance of license or registration; renewal. THIS SECTION WAS ASSIGNED BY THE CODE COMMISSIONER. THIS SECTION HAS NOT BEEN CODIFIED BY THE LEGISLATURE.
(a) The board shall issue an orthotic, prosthetic, or prosthetic/orthotic license or an orthotic supplier registration to any person who meets the qualifications required by this chapter and who pays the respective fees fixed by the board.
(b) Any person who is issued a license as an orthotic, prosthetic, or prosthetic/orthotic practitioner or orthotic assistant, prosthetic assistant, or prosthetic/orthotic assistant under this chapter may use the words licensed orthotist, licensed prosthetist, licensed prosthetist/orthotist, licensed orthotist assistant, licensed prosthetist assistant, or licensed prosthetist/orthotist assistant, or the letters "L.O.," "L.P.," "L.P.O.," "L.O.A.," "L.P.A.," or "L.P.O.A." in connection with his or her name to denote his or her licensure. Any person issued registration as an orthotic supplier under this chapter may use the words registered orthotic supplier or the letters "R.O.S." in connection with his or her name to denote his or her registration.
(c) A license or registration issued under this chapter shall be subject to annual or semiannual renewal as prescribed by rule or regulation duly promulgated and published by the board.
(Act 2002-527, p. 1376, §11.)