REFERENCE TITLE: veterinary medical examining board; continuation





State of Arizona

House of Representatives

Fifty-third Legislature

Second Regular Session




HB 2215


Introduced by

Representatives Barton: Alston, Bolding, Bowers, Clodfelter, Cobb, Cook, Finchem, Grantham, John, Leach, Livingston, Mitchell, Norgaard, Nutt, Payne, Shooter, Syms, Thorpe, Toma, Senator Allen S





repealing section 41‑3018.02, Arizona Revised Statutes; amending title 41, chapter 27, article 2, Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding section 41‑3026.02; relating to veterinarians.





Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Arizona:

Section 1.  Repeal

Section 41-3018.02, Arizona Revised Statutes, is repealed.

Sec. 2.  Title 41, chapter 27, article 2, Arizona Revised Statutes, is amended by adding section 41-3026.02, to read:

START_STATUTE41-3026.02.  Arizona state veterinary medical examining board; termination July 1, 2026

A.  The Arizona state veterinary medical examining board terminates on July 1, 2026.

B.  Title 32, chapter 21 and this section are repealed on January 1, 2027. END_STATUTE

Sec. 3.  Purpose

Pursuant to section 41‑2955, subsection B, Arizona Revised Statutes, the legislature continues the Arizona state veterinary medical examining board to promote the safe and professional practice of veterinary medicine.

Sec. 4.  Retroactivity

Sections 1 and 2 of this act are effective retroactively to from and after July 1, 2018.