2021 California Code
Business and Professions Code - BPC
CHAPTER 13.7 - Board of Behavioral Sciences
ARTICLE 2 - Disciplinary Actions
Section 4990.40.


The board shall revoke a license or registration issued under the chapters it administers and enforces upon a decision made in accordance with the procedures set forth in Chapter 5 (commencing with Section 11500) of Part 1 of Division 3 of Title 2 of the Government Code, that contains a finding of fact that the licensee or registrant engaged in an act of sexual contact, as defined in Section 729, when that act is with a patient or with a former patient when the relationship was terminated primarily for the purpose of engaging in that act. The revocation shall not be stayed by the administrative law judge or the board.

(Added by Stats. 2006, Ch. 659, Sec. 21. Effective January 1, 2007.)

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