Category Archives: Government

CVMA 2019 Economic Issues Survey Report

The complete CVMA 2019 Economic Issues Survey Report is now available. Read more Continue Reading

Become a CVMA Board Member!

Applications are being accepted for open district and at-large positions on the CVMA Board of Governors. For more information, click Continue Reading

2020 Employment Laws

New employment laws take effect January 1, 2020. For details, click here.

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License and Permit Delays

The California Veterinary Medical Board (VMB) has reported that applicants will experience delays in obtaining licenses due to a significant backlog.

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Personal Health Care Mandate for Californians

Beginning January 1, 2020, California residents must have health insurance coverage or pay a fine, with few exceptions. Read more Continue Reading

Sexual Harassment & Abusive Behavior Training Requirement

California businesses with five or more employees must provide sexual harassment training to both supervisors and employees by January 1, 2021. For mo

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Cannabis and Pets

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CVMA Member Mobile App

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Client Drug Consultation Requirement for Veterinarians

Effective January 1, 2019, California law requires veterinarians to provide drug consultation to clients. Click Continue Reading

The CVMA Guide to Cal/OSHA Compliance - Order now!

The CVMA Guide to Cal/OSHA Compliance is the easiest and most efficient way for veterinary practices to comply with Cal/OSHA regulations. It

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Update on VS Form 7001-Interstate Health Certificates

Many states are no longer accepting the USDA VS Form 7001 as a valid Certificate of Veterinary Inspection for interstate travel of small animals. This

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CVMA Online Seminars

CVMA Online Seminars are convenient interactive presentations offering CEUs held online in real time. This learning platform allows you to participate

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Need Help With the VACSP Program?

The CVMA is here to assist you during the implementation of the VMB's Veterinary Assistant Controlled Substance Permit Program (VACSP). Read this Continue Reading

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