Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

Miss. Code Ann. 73-23-53(6)

Summary Title

License Reciprocity: Physical Therapist or Assistant


When an emergency declaration is in effect, an out-of-state licensed physical therapist or assistant, who is in good standing, can be issued a temporary license to practice in the state.

Full Title

Temporary License

Full Text

(6)  During a lawfully declared local, state or national disaster or emergency, the board may issue a temporary license to any otherwise qualified physical therapist or physical therapist assistant licensed and in good standing in another state or territory of the United States and who meets such other requirements as the board may prescribe by rule and regulation.