Citizens Regulatory Review Board Banner Image

Kansas Board of Veterinary Examiners - K.A.R. 70-1-7, 70-3-1, 70-3-2, 70-3-5, 70-6-1, 70-7-1, 70-8-1

  • Active Regulations
Date Added: 8/21/2017
Public Hearing Date and Time: Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at 9:00 a.m.
Public Hearing Location: Kansas Board of Veterinary Examiners Meeting room, 714 Plum St., Wamego

K.A.R. 70-1-7- “Companion animal”; definition. Refers definition of a term to an already existing statutory definition.  Eliminates conflict and redundancy in definitions.

K.A.R. 70-3-1– General requirements. Eliminates language no longer applicable. Updates.          

K.A.R. 70-3-2 – Standard to pass. Eliminates superfluous language, and adds clarifying language.  Updates.

K.A.R. 70-3-5 – Failing any examination. Establishes exam retake limitations consistent with national standard. Secures exam integrity, and ensures competency assessment.

K.A.R. 70-6-1 –Veterinary premises and mobile veterinary clinic; minimum requirements. Revises language grammar and streamlines language. Adds thyroid shield to protective apparel required when radiology services are provided. Protects public.

K.A.R. 70-7-1– The practice of veterinary medicine. Adds to standards of practice requirements pertaining to controlled ledgers and prescriptions. Protects public.

K.A.R. 70-8-1– Acts of unprofessional conduct. Adds to acts of unprofessional conduct pertaining to compliance with Board orders, and certificates of veterinary inspection. Protects public and ensures compliance.


Any individual with a disability may request the regulations and supporting documents in an accessible format. Requests for accommodations should be made at least five working days in advance of the CRRB meeting by contacting (785) 271-3200 or