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§ 937. Appointment and qualifications of county medical examiners

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 63. Public Health and Safety

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 63. Public Health and Safety (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 37. Medicolegal Investigations
63 Okl.St.Ann. § 937
§ 937. Appointment and qualifications of county medical examiners
The Chief Medical Examiner shall appoint medical examiners for the state. Each medical examiner so appointed shall be a Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathic Medicine, shall hold a valid board certification to practice forensic pathology in Oklahoma, and shall hold office at the pleasure of the Chief Medical Examiner. The Chief Medical Examiner shall appoint a Deputy Chief Medical Examiner to serve in the capacity of the Chief Medical Examiner in the event the Chief Medical Examiner is absent, ill, or disqualified by personal interest.

Credits

Laws 1961, p. 605, § 7, eff. Jan. 2, 1962; Laws 1963, c. 302, § 1, emerg. eff. June 19, 1963; Laws 1965, c. 258, § 1, emerg. eff. June 21, 1965; Laws 1972, c. 246, § 6, emerg. eff. April 7, 1972; Laws 2014, c. 293, § 5, eff. Nov. 1, 2014; Laws 2015, c. 85, § 4, eff. Nov. 1, 2015.
63 Okl. St. Ann. § 937, OK ST T. 63 § 937
Current with emergency effective legislation through Chapter 332 of the Second Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2024). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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