Authorization:
Chapter 36-37 of South Dakota Codified Laws
Activities:
Regulate people offering speech-language pathology to the public.
Organization:
Attached to the Department of Health
Composition:
Five members appointed by the Governor. Four members shall be currently practicing, licensed speech-language pathologists with five years of experience except that the first speech-language pathologists appointed need only meet eligibility requirements for licensure. At least one member must be a school speech-language pathologist; at least one must be employed in a health-care setting. One lay member, who is not associated with or financially interested in the practice or business of speech-language pathology.
Term of Appointment:
Three years (staggered terms for initial appointees). No member may serve more than three consecutive full terms.

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