language to be deleted (2) new language
Laws of Minnesota 1993 CHAPTER 188-S.F.No. 739 An act relating to health; regulating ionization radiation; exempting practitioners of veterinary medicine from certain quality assurance tests; amending Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 144.121, by adding subdivisions. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 144.121, is amended by adding a subdivision to read: Subd. 3. [EXEMPTION.] Notwithstanding rules adopted by the commissioner under section 144.12, subdivision 1, clause (15), practitioners of veterinary medicine are not required to conduct densitometry and sensitometry tests as part of any ionizing radiation quality assurance program. Sec. 2. Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 144.121, is amended by adding a subdivision to read: Subd. 4. [RADIATION MONITORING.] Whenever involved in radiation procedures, practitioners of veterinary medicine and staff shall wear film-based radiation monitoring badges to monitor individual exposure. The badges must be submitted periodically to a dosimetry service for individual exposure determination. Sec. 3. [EFFECTIVE DATE.] This act is effective July 1, 1993. Presented to the governor May 12, 1993 Signed by the governor May 14, 1993, 9:59 p.m.
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