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§ 8-6C-06. License requirements

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth OccupationsEffective: June 1, 2015

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 8. Nurses (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 6c. Licensed Direct-Entry Midwives (Refs & Annos)
Effective: June 1, 2015
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 8-6C-06
§ 8-6C-06. License requirements
In general
(a) Except as otherwise provided in this subtitle, an individual shall be licensed by the Board before the individual may practice direct-entry midwifery in the State.
(b) This section does not apply to:
(1) An individual who assists at a birth in an emergency;
(2) An individual who is licensed as a health care practitioner whose scope of practice allows the individual to practice direct-entry midwifery; or
(3) A student who is practicing direct-entry midwifery while engaged in an approved clinical midwife educational experience under the supervision of a licensed direct-entry midwife.


Added by Acts 2015, c. 393, § 1, eff. June 1, 2015.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 8-6C-06, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 8-6C-06
Current with all legislation from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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