Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs  
Bureau of Professional Licensing  
Administrative Rules for Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery – General Rules  
Rule Set 2020-42 LR  
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING  
Monday, September 21, 2020  
01:00 PM  
This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom pursuant to Executive Order 2020-132.  
Password for Video Connection: 693866 Phone number: 877-336-1831 Conference Code for audio  
connection: 486917  
The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs will hold a public hearing to receive public  
comments on proposed changes to the Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery – General Rules rule set.  
The revised rules set forth an explanation of specific terms used throughout the rule set, requirements  
for telehealth services, requirements for following an adopted code of ethics, requirements for  
prescribing of drugs by physician’s assistants, requirements for delegation of controlled substances  
prescribing to an advanced practice registered nurse, requirements for training on identifying victims of  
human trafficking, standards for accreditation of osteopathic medical schools and postgraduate training  
programs, requirements for licensure, requirements for licensure by endorsement, requirements for an  
educational limited license, required examination number of attempts allowed and the period for  
completion, requirements for relicensure, requirements for renewal of a license, as well as requirements  
for continuing education.  
MCL 333.16145, MCL 333.16148, MCL 333.16174, MCL 333.16204, MCL 333.16215, MCL 333.16287,  
MCL 333.17531, MCL 333.17533, and MCL 333.17548, as well as Executive Reorganization Nos. 1991-  
9, 1996-2, 2003-1 and 2011-4, MCL 338.3501, MCL 445.2001, MCL 445.2011, and MCL 445.2030.  
These rules will take effect Immediately after filing with the Secretary of State. The rules are published  
the 9/15/2020 issue. Copies of the draft rules may also be obtained by mail or electronic transmission at  
the following address:  
Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs  
Bureau of Professional Licensing  
Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Professional Licensing – Boards and  
Committees Section  
Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Professional Licensing – Boards and  
Committees Section, P.O. Box 30670, Lansing, MI 48909-8170; Attention: Weston MacIntosh: Policy  
Analyst  
Email: BPL-BoardSupport@michigan.gov  
Comments on the rules may be made in person at the hearing or by mail or electronic mail until  
9/21/2020 at 05:00PM.  
The public hearing will be conducted in compliance with the 1990 Americans with Disabilities Act, in  
accessible buildings with handicap parking available. Anyone needing assistance to take part in the  
hearings due to disability may call 711- to make arrangements.