Senate Bill 43
149th General Assembly (2017 - 2018)
The General Assembly has ended, the current status is the final status.
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 24 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE LICENSURE OF ART THERAPISTS.
This Act regulates the practice of art therapy, amending 24 Del. C. §30 by adding Subchapter ‘V. Professional Art Therapists,’ administered under the Delaware Board of Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Professionals. The Art Therapy Practice Act will serve and protect the public by defining the scope of practice of art therapy; setting minimum standards of qualification, education, training, and experience for art therapists; and maintaining certain standards in the delivery of art therapy services. This bill also provides to assist the Delaware Board of Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Board in licensing art therapists by the appointment of a voluntary Art Therapy Advisory Board, amending 24 Del. C. §3006(a).
Takes effect upon being signed into law