November 15, 2019: A weekly scan of new legislation and regulations important to the Ontario health sector, as well as articles of interest.
No new bills of interest. No updates regarding Bill 138, Plan to Build Ontario Together Act, 2019.
Proposed and Approved Regulations
REG 21/12, Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Act, 1991
College of Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO) has proposed amendments to the registration section of O. REG 21/12 in an effort to harmonize the registration requirements of audiologists and speech-language pathologists across Canada. The changes include:
- Requirements for successful completion of a National competency-based-entry-to-practice examination which is being developed (implementation anticipated by Fall 2020).
- Third party evaluation of course and practicum requirements for applicants.
Comment Due Date: Dec 30, 2019
Articles of Interest
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