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  • Acts
  • 2000
  • Chapter 348 AN ACT FURTHER DEFINING PRIVILEGED AND CONFIDENTIAL COMMUNICATIONS WITH A PSYCHOLOGIST.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:


SECTION 1. Section 129A of chapter 112 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 1998 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting after the word "therapeutic", in line 7, the following words:- , or a graduate of, or student enrolled in, a doctoral degree program in psychology at a recognized educational institution as that term is defined in section 118, who is working under the supervision of a licensed psychologist.

SECTION 2. Section 20B of chapter 233 of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by inserting after the word "psychologists", in line 8, the following words:- ; a graduate of, or student enrolled in, a doctoral degree program in psychology at a recognized educational institution as that term is defined in section 118, who is working under the supervision of a licensed psychologist;.

Approved December 21, 2000.