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Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett
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Board Name: Veterinary Medical Examiners Board
Board ID: 198
Address: 665 Mainstream Drive, Nashville, TN 37243
Phone: 615-532-3202
Board Contact: Diona E. Layden
Contact Phone: 615-532-3202
Appointing Authority: Governor
TCA: 63-12-104
Duties: Its mission is to safeguard the health, safety, and welfare of Tennesseans by insuring that all who practice veterinarian, veterinary medical technician, or euthanasia technician within this state are qualified. The Board interprets the laws, rules and regulations to determine the appropriate standards of practice. The Board is responsible to investigate alleged violations of laws, rules and regulations.
Number of Members: 7
Compensation: Members of the board shall receive one hundred dollars ($100.00) per day for each day or portion thereof while in actual service of the board and shall be reimbursed for travel and other necessary expenses.
Appropriations: Funds through the budget of the Department of Health.
Meeting Schedule: Meets annually and at other times deemed necessary.
Hours Required: