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For Immediate Release:
January 16, 2013
Contact: 518-486-9846
Info@dos.ny.gov
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New York Department of State Holds a Meeting of the
Hearing Aid Dispensing Advisory Board

Board Convening to Discuss Internet Sale of Hearing Aids and Allowing Out of State Experience

ALBANY - The New York Department of State will hold a public meeting of the Hearing Aid Dispensing Advisory Board on Wednesday, January 23rd at 10:30 a.m.at the Department of State, 99 Washington Avenue in Albany and 65 Court Street in Buffalo. The meeting will be held via videoconferencing.

The Department’s Hearing Aid Dispensing Advisory Board will convene to discuss the internet sale of hearing aids and explore the possibility of allowing the licensure of professionals who already have licenses in other states to help meet demand. The Department of State’s Division of Licensing Services issues licenses to persons who dispense hearing aids, and the Hearing Aid Dispensing Advisory Board advises the Department of State on adoption of rules and regulations relating to this discipline.

The public has the right to attend the meeting at any of the following locations listed below.

 

WHO: New York Department of State’s Hearing Aid Dispensing Advisory Board

WHAT: Publlic Meeting of the Board

WHEN: Wednesday, January 23, 10:30 a.m.

WHERE:

New York Department of State Offices
One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Avenue
Conference Room, Suite 1112
Albany, NY

Meeting location in Buffalo:
65 Court Street
Room 208
Buffalo, NY

 

For information on logistics, please contact Carol Fansler at carol.fansler@dos.ny.gov or at 518-486-3857.

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