36-34-13.6. Physical or mental examination--Hearing--Application denial.

If the board suspects that the physical or mental health of any applicant may jeopardize or endanger anyone who seeks assistance from the applicant, the board may require that the applicant be examined by a health care provider, approved by the board, who is licensed or authorized to practice pursuant to title 36. The board shall pay all costs of the examination.

The board may deny the application if, after a hearing held in accordance with chapter 1-26, the board finds by clear and convincing evidence that the applicant's physical or mental health may jeopardize or endanger anyone who seeks services from the applicant.

Source: SL 2023, ch 140, ยงย 4.