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National black caucus of state legislators: resolution strongly urges a national examination of the use of psychotropic drugs and their effects on children. Texas state board of examiners of professional counselors statutes-laws please know that neither the executive director nor staff may interpret statute or rules or assist an applicant or a licensee with an ethical dilemma — seek professional legal counsel or other professional consultation for these types of inquiries. 2016’s top legislative issues to watch these are the biggest policies and problems that states will confront this year.
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