CHAPTER 160

STATE BOARD OF CHIROPODY

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 157 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, RELATING TO APPLICATION FOR CERTIFICATE TO PRACTICE CHIROPODY, FEE AND QUALIFICATIONS OF APPLICANT.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met:

Section 1. That Chapter 157 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, be and the same is hereby amended by striking out all of 5387. Sec. 3 of said Chapter 157 and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

5387. Sec. 3. Application for Certificate; Fee; Qualifications of Applicant:--From and after the eighteenth day of April, 1935, any person not holding a certificate to practice Chiropody in this State shall make an application upon a blank form authorized and furnished by the State Board of Chiropody Examiners and file same with said Board for an examination, accompanied by a fee of twenty-five dollars, together with satisfactory proof that he or she is more than twenty-one years of age and of good moral character and that he or she has obtained a preliminary education which is equivalent to a four-year course of instruction in an accredited scholastic high school. Such applicant must also have obtained a doctorate degree in Chiropody upon graduation from an accredited college or university, acceptable to the Board, said college or university requiring, as a prerequisite for said doctorate degree, a four year course of instruction in Chiropody, which course shall consist of at least eight months of instruction per year and a total of at least thirty-nine hundred eighty hours of instruction for said four-year course.

Approved May 1, 1939.