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§ 90‑143.1. Applicants licensed in other states.

If an applicant for licensure is already licensed in another state topractice chiropractic, the Board shall issue a license to practice chiropracticto the applicant upon evidence that:

(1)        The applicant is currently an active, competent practitionerand is in good standing; and

(2)        The applicant has practiced at least one year out of thethree years immediately preceding his or her application; and

(3)        The applicant currently holds a valid license in anotherstate; and

(4)        No disciplinary proceeding or unresolved complaint ispending anywhere at the time a license is to be issued by this State; and

(5)        The licensure requirements in the other state areequivalent  to or higher than those required by this State.

Any license issued upon the application of any chiropractor from  anyother state shall be subject to all of the provisions of this Article withreference to the license issued by the State Board of Chiropractic Examinersupon examination, and the rights and privileges to practice the profession ofchiropractic under any license so issued shall be subject to the same duties,obligations, restrictions, and conditions as imposed by this Article onchiropractors originally examined by the State Board of Chiropractic Examiners.(1981, c. 766, s. 5.)