148B.61 Office of Mental Health Practice.
Subdivision 1. Creation. The Office of Mental Health Practice is created in the Department of Health to investigate complaints and take and enforce disciplinary actions against all unlicensed mental health practitioners for violations of prohibited conduct, as defined in section 148B.68. The office shall also serve as a clearinghouse on mental health services and both licensed and unlicensed mental health professionals, through the dissemination of objective information to consumers and through the development and performance of public education activities, including outreach, regarding the provision of mental health services and both licensed and unlicensed mental health professionals who provide these services.
Subd. 2. Rulemaking. The commissioner of health shall adopt rules necessary to implement, administer, or enforce provisions of sections 148B.60 to 148B.71 pursuant to chapter 14. The commissioner may not adopt rules that restrict or prohibit persons from providing mental health services on the basis of education, training, experience, or supervision.
Subd. 3. Deleted, 1995 c 233 art 2 s 57
* NOTE: This section is repealed by Laws 2003, chapter 118, section *29, paragraph (a), as amended by Laws 2004, chapter 279, article 5, *section 10, effective July 1, 2005. Laws 2003, chapter 118, section 29, *paragraph (a), the effective date, as amended by Laws 2004, chapter 279, *article 5, section 10.
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