Model Veterinary Practice Act - DRAFT Revision

The AVMA invites comments from members and other stakeholders on this DRAFT revision of the MVPA. Comment must be submitted no later than March 25, 2018, using the official comment form below.

This DRAFT document will not become official AVMA policy until the comment period has ended, all comments have been carefully reviewed, any appropriate changes have been incorporated into the document, and the resulting revised draft has been considered and approved by the governing bodies of the AVMA. The current Model Veterinary Practice Act was approved in 2013 and can be found here.

Prior to being offered for review and comment, this DRAFT of the Model Veterinary Practice Act was carefully compiled by the AVMA Council on Veterinary Service using input solicited from other AVMA entities and numerous key stakeholders across the country. Your comments will help us further improve this important document.

To help us ensure your comments are fully understood and appropriately applied, please submit all comments using the official comment form below, and indicate the section and subsection to which you are referring when you make your comments.

Once you have finalized your comments, please click on the box in the upper right corner of the form to email your comments to the AVMA. We thank you in advance for taking the time to provide your thoughts.

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