21 NCAC 10 .0103             STRUCTURE OF BOARD

(a)  As necessary to meet the requirements of G.S. 90-140, the Board shall hold an election for chiropractic candidates for appointment. Notice of the election shall be published on the Board's website at https://ncchiroboard.com at least 30 days in advance of the election.

(b)  The election shall be administered by the Board of Chiropractic Examiners. Any member of the Board who is nominated to succeed himself or herself shall be disqualified from conducting the vote in which he or she is a nominee.

(c)  Each candidate shall provide two letters of endorsement from chiropractors licensed by the Board. The letters shall be submitted to the Board no less than 21 days before the election.

(d)  If less than three candidates are elected, the Board shall provide additional names to the Governor, President Pro Tempore of the Senate, and Speaker of the House in order to comply with G.S. 90-140.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 90‑139; 90‑140; 90-142;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Readopted Eff. January 27, 1978;

Amended Eff. January 1, 1983; May 8, 1979;

Legislative Objection Lodged Eff. January 31, 1983;

Curative Amended Eff. February 18, 1983;

Amended Eff. June 1, 1994; December 1, 1988;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. April 27, 2019;

Amended Eff. July 1, 2021; January 1, 2020.