§ 63-18-101 Short title
§ 63-18-102 Chapter definitions
§ 63-18-103 Tennessee massage licensure board
§ 63-18-104 License required
§ 63-18-105 License requirements — Issuance
§ 63-18-106 Investigation — Inspection — Revocation of license
§ 63-18-107 Enjoining violation
§ 63-18-108 Grounds for denial, revocation, or suspension of license or other discipline
§ 63-18-109 Accusation — Hearing
§ 63-18-110 Exemptions
§ 63-18-111 Authorization to promulgate rules, regulations and fees
§ 63-18-112 Reciprocity
§ 63-18-113 Tax
§ 63-18-114 Massage therapists are not primary care providers
§ 63-18-115 Powers and duties of the board
§ 63-18-116 Authority to issue license — Qualifications — Rules and regulations

Terms Used In Tennessee Code > Title 63 > Chapter 18

  • Abortion: means the use of any instrument, medicine, drug, or any other substance or device with intent to terminate the pregnancy of a woman known to be pregnant with intent other than to increase the probability of a live birth, to preserve the life or health of the child after live birth, or to remove a dead fetus. See Tennessee Code 37-10-302
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Board: means the massage licensure board. See Tennessee Code 63-18-102
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Compensation: means the payment, loan, advance, donation, contribution, deposit or gift of money or anything of value. See Tennessee Code 63-18-102
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Massage establishment: means a place of business held out to the public wherein massage is practiced. See Tennessee Code 63-18-102
  • Massage therapist: means a person who practices massage for compensation and is licensed by the board. See Tennessee Code 63-18-102
  • Minor: means any person under eighteen (18) years of age. See Tennessee Code 37-10-302
  • Representative: when applied to those who represent a decedent, includes executors and administrators, unless the context implies heirs and distributees. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • written: includes printing, typewriting, engraving, lithography, and any other mode of representing words and letters. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105