Laws and Regulations




Regulations are adopted by the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners (SBVME) to set standards for the practice of veterinary medicine in the State of Maryland by licensed and registered veterinarians, veterinary technicians, and veterinary hospital owners.  To view current regulations, click on the applicable chapter below. Chapters listed below with a * indicate those with recently revised language. To determine effective date, scroll to the end of the chapter and view Administrative History.