CHAPTER 158

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 290

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 35, TITLE 24, DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO STATE EMPLOYED PSYCHOLOGISTS.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend §3517(b), Chapter 35, Title 24, Delaware Code by adding thereto a new sentence to read as follows:

This Chapter shall not apply to psychologists employed by the State; provided, however, psychologists employed by the State must meet at least the minimum educational requirements, including continuing education, for psychological assistants under

subsection (h) of this Section. Non-licensed State psychologists shall not independently diagnose or formulate treatment plans, and must be directly supervised by a licensed psychologist."

Approved July 9, 1987