Murdock bill authorizes veterinary scholarships, clarifies telemedicine statutes
May 30, 2021
We’ve now concluded work on the budget and policy legislation, and wrapped up the 2021 session at the Capitol. One of my final measures to present was Senate Bill 270, which updates various state laws related to veterinary medicine in the state – something that is extremely important to rural Oklahoma and our agriculture industry.
SB 270 provides authorization for the State Board of Veterinary Medicine Examiners to provide student scholarships for veterinary medicine to meet the needs of livestock producers in rural Oklahoma. A report issued earlier this year by the U.S. Department of...