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Indiana Code §
25-38.1   Veterinarians

Chapter 1.       Preamble; Definitions
Chapter 2.       Indiana Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners
Chapter 3       
Veterinarians; Veterinary Technicians; Licenses, Special Permits,
                        And Registration   

Chapter 4.      
Practice; Discipline; Prohibitions
Chapter 5. 
      Impaired Veterinary Health Care Providers


Indiana Code § 25-0.5 Applicability of Certain Provisions in IC 25-1
• Chapter 1.     Initial License or Certificate under IC 25-1-1.1-4
 Chapter 2.     Permits, Licenses, Certificates of Registration, and
                        Evidences of Authority under IC 25-1-2-2.1
• Chapter 3.     Entities under IC 25-1-2-6
• Chapter 4.     “Board” as used in IC 25-1-4
• Chapter 5.     Performance of Administrative Function, Duties, and
                        Responsibilities for Entities by the Indiana
                        Professional Licensing Agency und IC 25-1-5-3
• Chapter 6.     “Provider” as used in IC 25-1-5-10
• Chapter 7.     Performance of Administrative Functions, Duties, and 
                        Responsibilities for Entities by the Indiana Professional
                        Licensing Agency under IC 25-1-6-3
• Chapter 8.     “Regulated Occupation” for purposes of IC 25-1-7
• Chapter 9.     “Board” as used in IC 25-1-8
• Chapter 10.   “Board” as used in IC 25-1-8-6
• Chapter 11.   “Board” as used in IC 25-1-9
• Chapter 12.   “Board” as used in IC 25-1-11

Indiana Code § 25-1  General Provisions
Chapter 0.1     Effect of Certain Acts
Chapter 1.       Evidence of License Applicant’s Payment of Personal Property Taxes Required
Chapter 1.1.      Effect of Criminal Convictions on Licensed or Registered Persons
Chapter 1.2.     
Renewal of Licenses Granted by State Agencies. Notice of Expiration
Chapter 3.       Civil Immunity of Regulatory Agencies
Chapter 4.       Continuing Education
Chapter 5.       Professional Licensing Agency Registry of Professions
Chapter 6.       Professional Licensing Agency Functions and Duties
Chapter 7.       Investigation and Prosecution of Complaints Concerning Regulated Occupations
Chapter 8.       Occupational and Professional Licensure, Registration, and Certification Fees
Chapter 9.       Health Professions Standards of Practice
Chapter 11.     Professional Licensing Standards of Practice
Chapter 12.     Renewal of Licenses Held by Individuals in Military Service
Chapter 13.     Indiana Scheduled Prescription Electronic Collection and Tracking Program
Chapter 15.     Exemptions for Athletic Organization Practitioners in Other Jurisdictions
Chapter 16.     Evaluation of Regulated Occupations
Chapter 17.       Licensure of Individuals with Military Training; Licensure of Military Spouses
Chapter 18.       Pilot Program for State Registration of Privately Certified Individuals

Indiana Code § 23-1.5   Professional Corporations
• Chapter 1.    Definitions
• Chapter 2.    Administrative Provisions
• Chapter 3.    Ownership
• Chapter 4.    Change of Corporate Form
• Chapter 5.    Foreign Professional Corporations

Indiana Code § 4-6  Attorney General
Chapter 14.   Health Records and Identifying Information Protection


Title 888, Article 1.1 – Professional Competence
Rule 1.       Veterinarian
Rule 2.       Registered Veterinary Technicians
Rule 3.       Fees    
Rule 4.       Veterinary Practice Facilities
Rule 5.       Standards of Practice
Rule 6.       Application for License as a Veterinarian
Rule 7.       Application for Veterinary License; Endorsement   
Rule 8.       Application for Registration as a Veterinary Technician; Examination
Rule 9.       Application for Registration as a Veterinary Technician; Endorsement
Rule 10.     Continuing Education 
Rule 11.     Inactive Status of Licenses