2018 Oklahoma Statutes
Title 70. Schools
§70-3223. Juris Doctor or equivalent degree - Recognition with other doctorate degrees.
All institutions within The Oklahoma State System of Higher Education employing personnel who have earned Juris Doctorate or equivalent degrees, granted by institutions of higher learning with membership in a recognized accrediting association, shall be required to accord and grant to such degrees equal recognition with other doctorate degrees for salary purposes and other remunerative benefits. Hours taken to earn a Juris Doctorate or equivalent degree or an advanced academic degree in law shall be classified as graduate hours in the teaching field.
Laws 1980, c. 320, § 18, emerg. eff. June 16, 1980.