Speech-Language Pathology: Board Meetings

Pursuant to Sections 61-14B-1 to 61-14B-25 NMSA 1978, The New Mexico Speech-Language Pathologists, Audiologists & Hearing Aid Dispensers Practices Board will hold a rule hearing on Friday, November 12, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. Following the rule hearing, the Board will convene a Board meeting to consider adoption of the rules and address regular business.  The rule hearing and board meeting will be held via Cisco Webex Meetings.

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Meeting number (access code): 2487 691 1171

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Phone Number 1-415-655-0002

The purpose of the rule hearing is to receive input and public comment for proposed amendments to the following rules:

16.26.2 NMAC     – Licensure Requirements

16.26.7 NMAC     – Grounds for Disciplinary Action

16.26.11 NMAC   – Licensure for Military Service Members, Spouses and Veterans

To obtain and review copies of the proposed changes you may go to the Board’s website at, https://www.rld.nm.gov/boards-and-commissions/individual-boards-and-commissions/speech-language-pathology-audiology-and-hearing-aid-dispensing-practices/slp-rules-and-laws/ or contact the Boards and Commissions Division at (505) 476-4622. 

The Board is currently accepting public comments on the proposed amendments.  Please submit written comments on the proposed changes to Sue Sneeringer, Board Administrator, via electronic mail speech.hearing@state.nm.us or by regular mail at P.O. Box 25101, Santa Fe, NM 87504, no later than Thursday, November 11, 2021.  Persons will also be given the opportunity to present their comments at the rule hearing.  All written comments will be posted to the Board’s website at , https://www.rld.nm.gov/boards-and-commissions/individual-boards-and-commissions/speech-language-pathology-audiology-and-hearing-aid-dispensing-practices/slp-rules-and-laws/ , no more than three business days following receipt to allow for public view.

An individual with a disability who is in need of a reader, amplifier, qualified sign language interpreter, or other form of auxiliary aid or service to attend or participate in the hearing, please contact Sue Sneeringer, Board Administrator at (505) 476-4622.

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