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2645 O’Neal Lane
Baton Rouge, LA
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Renewal Season....... Renewal season is now in process! Applications for renewal may be submitted now - March 31, 2014. Also, due to changes in the law effective January 1, 2013, renewal forms are no longer mailed out; therefore, please visit the website to renew or to retrieve a manual renewal form.
Courtesy Reminder....The expiration date for all Louisiana Board of Massage Therapy licenses is March 31st each year.
If your current license has an expiration date of December 31, 2013, it will be considered valid until March 31, 2014. Licenses may be renewed January 1, 2014 - March 31, 2014.
You may find this information in LAC, Title 46, Part XLIV, Chapter 17, 1701 (B) ("Louisiana Law" tab, Rules). Please review all information in the Practice Act and Rules for all changes. It is important for all Massage Therapists to be aware of all laws that govern the profession.
Notes: All applications (renewal and new) must be dated within 30 days of LBMT Office receipt. Applications dated prior to 30 days of receipt will be returned to the applicant unprocessed.
First-Year professional licensees - When renewing online, you must attach a document stating "First year of licensure - no CEs required" in the area where CEs are required on the application.
Continuing Education for 2015 - 2016 renewal must be taken 04/01/2014 - 03/31/2015. If you have questions, please contact the office.