Maine Revised Statutes

§3837-A. Denial or refusal to renew license; disciplinary action

1. Disciplinary action.   In addition to the grounds enumerated in Title 10, section 8003, subsection 5-A, paragraph A, the board may deny a license, refuse to renew a license or impose the disciplinary sanctions authorized by Title 10, section 8003, subsection 5-A for:
A. Practice of psychology under a false or assumed name or impersonation of another practitioner of a like or different name; [2007, c. 402, Pt. Q, §14 (NEW).]
B. Habitual substance abuse that has resulted or is forseeably likely to result in the licensee performing services in a manner that endangers the health or safety of patients; [2007, c. 402, Pt. Q, §14 (NEW).]
C. An incapacitating mental illness or condition; [2007, c. 402, Pt. Q, §14 (NEW).]
D. Practice of medicine without a license to do so in violation of section 3270; [2007, c. 402, Pt. Q, §14 (NEW).]
E. Practice by a licensed psychological examiner at a level requiring a psychologist's license or any representation by a psychological examiner that that psychological examiner is a psychologist; or [2007, c. 402, Pt. Q, §14 (NEW).]
F. Negligence in the performance of the licensee’s duties. [2007, c. 402, Pt. Q, §14 (NEW).]
[ 2007, c. 402, Pt. Q, §14 (NEW) .]
2. Reinstatement.   The board, for reasons it determines sufficient, may reissue a license to a psychological examiner or psychologist whose license has been revoked or has not been renewed if 4 or more of its members vote in favor of reissuance.
[ 2007, c. 402, Pt. Q, §14 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2007, c. 402, Pt. Q, §14 (NEW).