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Lactation Consultants

The Professional Licensing Boards Division of the Office of Secretary of State licenses and regulates lactation consultants.  A five member advisory group appointed by the Secretary of State consults with the Professional Licensing Boards Division and provides information regarding the profession.  

The Lactation Consultant Advisory Group met on January 6, 2017.  Currently, staff and the Attorney General's Office are working through the required actions to develop the application framework for the profession.  Updates will be provided on this site when the application process has been made available to the public.

Proposed Rules

The Office of Secretary of State, Professional Licensing Boards Division has recently posted notice of intent to adopt Rules Chapter 590-12 related to lactation consultants.  For more information regarding the proposed rules, please click here.


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