Board of Veterinary Medicine

Name Board of Veterinary Medicine
Contact Person Wendy D. Parrish - Executive Director
Mailing Address 263 3rd St
Suite 104
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
Phone Number 225-342-2176
Fax Number 225-342-2142
Board Email admin@lsbvm.org
Website www.lsbvm.org
Legal Authority LA RS 37:1511 et seq
Year Created 1966
Organizational Placement DHH Boards & Commissions
Purpose/Function The Board is responsible for examining and determining the qualifications and fitness of applicants for a license to practice veterinary medicine in the state. The Board investigates complaints against licensees and disciplines licenses.
Budget Message --
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 5
Number Currently Serving: 5
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 6
Estimated number in current year: 8
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $75      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $2050
  Current year budgeted: $3000
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 0
Unclassified: 2
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
    Employees:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

    Members:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
Notes --
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