Current through Register Vol. 40, No. 6, March 31, 2022
Acupuncture as used in this rule means a modality consisting of stimulating
various points on or within the human body or interruption of the cutaneous
integrity by specific needle insertion.
. No person licensed to practice chiropractic in Alabama
shall practice Acupuncture unless they have complied with the following
(a) A minimum of one hundred
hours of study.
(b) Pass an
examination administered by a school or college of chiropractic approved by the
Board or pass the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners Acupuncture
Statement of Policy. It is the policy of the Board to
approve the course of study in acupuncture at any accredited college of
chiropractic, the general curriculum of which has previously been approved by
the Board, which teaches acupuncture as a part of its curriculum and which
stages examinations for certification.
Ala. Admin. Code r.
Filed September 30, 1982.
Amended: Filed January 29, 1990; May 18, 1992. Amended: Filed August 13, 2007;
effective September 17, 2007.
Author: Board of Chiropractic Examiners
Code of Ala.