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460.14

460.14 Disciplinary proceedings and actions.

460.14(1)

(1) Subject to the rules promulgated under s. 440.03 (1), the affiliated credentialing board may make investigations and conduct hearings to determine whether a violation of this chapter or any rule promulgated under this chapter has occurred.

460.14(2)

(2) Subject to the rules promulgated under s. 440.03 (1), the affiliated credentialing board may reprimand a license holder or deny, limit, suspend, or revoke a license under this chapter if it finds that the applicant or license holder has done any of the following:

460.14(2)(a)

(a) Made a material misstatement in an application for a license or for renewal of a license.

460.14(2)(b)

(b) Subject to ss. 111.321, 111.322, and 111.335, been convicted of an offense the circumstances of which substantially relate to the practice of massage therapy or bodywork therapy.

460.14(2)(c)

(c) Advertised in a manner that is false, deceptive, or misleading.

460.14(2)(d)

(d) Advertised, practiced, or attempted to practice under another's name.

460.14(2)(e)

(e) Subject to ss. 111.321, 111.322, and 111.34, practiced massage therapy or bodywork therapy while his or her ability to practice was impaired by alcohol or other drugs.

460.14(2)(f)

(f) Intentionally made a false statement in a report submitted under s. 460.12 (1).

460.14(2)(g)

(g) Engaged in unprofessional conduct in violation of the standards established in rules promulgated under s. 460.04 (2) (a).

460.14(2)(h)

(h) Engaged in conduct while practicing massage therapy or bodywork therapy that jeopardizes the health, safety, or welfare of a client or that evidences a lack of knowledge of, inability to apply, or the negligent application of, principles or skills of massage therapy or bodywork therapy.

460.14(2)(j)

(j) Violated this chapter or any rule promulgated under this chapter.

460.14(2m)

(2m) Subject to the rules promulgated under s. 440.03 (1), the affiliated credentialing board shall revoke a license under this chapter if the license holder is convicted of any of the following:

460.14(2m)(a)

(a) An offense under s. 940.22, 940.225, 944.15, 944.17, 944.30, 944.31, 944.32, 944.33, 944.34, 948.02, 948.025, 948.08, 948.085, 948.09, 948.095, or 948.10.

460.14(2m)(b)

(b) An offense under federal law or a law of any other state that is comparable to an offense under par. (a).

460.14(3)

(3) The affiliated credentialing board may restore a license that has been suspended or revoked on such terms and conditions as the affiliated credentialing board may deem appropriate.

460.14 - ANNOT.

NOTE: This section is shown as affected eff. 12-1-10 by 2009 Wis. Act 355. Prior to 12-1-10 it reads:

460.14 - ANNOT.

460.14 Disciplinary proceedings and actions. (1) Subject to the rules promulgated under s. 440.03 (1), the department may make investigations and conduct hearings to determine whether a violation of this chapter or any rule promulgated under this chapter has occurred.

460.14 - ANNOT.

(2) Subject to the rules promulgated under s. 440.03 (1), the department may reprimand a certificate holder or deny, limit, suspend, or revoke a certificate under this chapter if it finds that the applicant or certificate holder has done any of the following:

460.14 - ANNOT.

(a) Made a material misstatement in an application for a certificate or for renewal of a certificate.

460.14 - ANNOT.

(b) Subject to ss. 111.321, 111.322, and 111.335, been convicted of an offense the circumstances of which substantially relate to the practice of massage therapy or bodywork.

460.14 - ANNOT.

(c) Advertised in a manner that is false, deceptive, or misleading.

460.14 - ANNOT.

(d) Advertised, practiced, or attempted to practice under another's name.

460.14 - ANNOT.

(e) Subject to ss. 111.321, 111.322, and 111.34, practiced massage therapy or bodywork while his or her ability to practice was impaired by alcohol or other drugs.

460.14 - ANNOT.

(f) Intentionally made a false statement in a report submitted under s. 460.12 (1).

460.14 - ANNOT.

(g) Engaged in unprofessional conduct in violation of the standards established in rules promulgated under s. 460.04 (2) (a).

460.14 - ANNOT.

(h) Engaged in conduct while practicing massage therapy or bodywork that jeopardizes the health, safety, or welfare of a client or that evidences a lack of knowledge of, inability to apply, or the negligent application of, principles or skills of massage therapy or bodywork.

460.14 - ANNOT.

(j) Violated this chapter or any rule promulgated under this chapter.

460.14 - ANNOT.

(2m) Subject to the rules promulgated under s. 440.03 (1), the department shall revoke a certificate under this chapter if the certificate holder is convicted of any of the following:

460.14 - ANNOT.

(a) An offense under s. 940.22, 940.225, 944.15, 944.17, 944.30, 944.31, 944.32, 944.33, 944.34, 948.02, 948.025, 948.08, 948.085, 948.09, 948.095, or 948.10.

460.14 - ANNOT.

(b) An offense under federal law or a law of any other state that is comparable to an offense under par. (a).

460.14 - ANNOT.

(3) The department may restore a certificate that has been suspended or revoked on such terms and conditions as the department may deem appropriate.

460.14 - ANNOT.

(4) Before taking any action under this section, the department shall consult with the council and consider any recommendations of the council.

460.14 - ANNOT.

History: 2001 a. 74; 2005 a. 277; 2009 a. 355.