214.16 DATA COLLECTION; HEALTH CARE PROVIDER TAX.
Subdivision 1. Definitions.
For purposes of this section, the following terms have the
meanings given them.
(a) "Board" means the Boards of Medical Practice, Chiropractic Examiners, Nursing,
Optometry, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Psychology, Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and
(b) "Regulated person" means a licensed physician, chiropractor, nurse, optometrist, dentist,
pharmacist, psychologist, social worker, marriage and family therapist, or podiatrist.
Subd. 2. Board cooperation required.
The board shall assist the commissioner of health
in data collection activities required under Laws 1992, chapter 549, article 7, and shall assist
the commissioner of revenue in activities related to collection of the health care provider tax
required under Laws 1992, chapter 549, article 9. Upon the request of the commissioner or the
commissioner of revenue, the board shall make available names and addresses of current licensees
and provide other information or assistance as needed.
Subd. 3. Grounds for disciplinary action.
The board shall take disciplinary action, which
may include license revocation, against a regulated person for:
(1) intentional failure to provide the commissioner of health with the data required under
(2) intentional failure to provide the commissioner of revenue with data on gross revenue
and other information required for the commissioner to implement sections
(3) intentional failure to pay the health care provider tax required under section
(4) entering into a contract or arrangement that is prohibited under sections
History: 1992 c 549 art 7 s 8; 1993 c 345 art 3 s 18; art 12 s 8; 1995 c 234 art 5 s 20,21;
1997 c 237 s 17,18