Licensed health professionals employed by a tribal health program shall be exempt, if licensed in any State, from the licensing requirements of the State in which the tribal health program performs the services described in the contract or compact of the tribal health program under the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act (25 U.S.C. 450 et seq.).
25 U.S. Code § 1621t - Licensing
 See References in Text note below.
The Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act (25 U.S.C. 450 et seq.), referred to in text, is Pub. L. 93–638, Jan. 4, 1975, 88 Stat. 2203, which was classified principally to subchapter II (§ 450 et seq.) of chapter 14 of this title prior to editorial reclassification as chapter 46 (§ 5301 et seq.) of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 5301 of this title and Tables.
Amendment by Pub. L. 111–148 is based on section 134(a) of title I of S. 1790, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, as reported by the Committee on Indian Affairs of the Senate in Dec. 2009, which was enacted into law by section 10221(a) of Pub. L. 111–148.
2010—Pub. L. 111–148 amended section generally. Prior to amendment, section related to demonstration of electronic claims processing.
The following state regulations pages link to this page.
- Alaska Admin. Code Title 12 § 40.981 - 12 AAC 40.981 - Federal licensure exemptions for persons who practice in an Alaska tribal health program
- Alaska Admin. Code Title 12 § 52.150 - 12 AAC 52.150 - Proof of licensure for individual pharmacists working for tribal health programs