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Fireproof Hospital Buildings.
—According to an amended building ordinance which has been signed by the mayor of Los Angeles, the hospitals in that city must close or occupy fireproof buildings within the next eighteen months.
Annual Tax on Physicians.
—The secretary of the state board of medical examiners desires to call the attention of physicians who are licensed to practice in California that the annual tax of $2 became due January 1, and that those failing to pay will be delinquent after sixty days.
Protest Osteopath's Appointment as County Physician.
—Leading physicians of Oroville will appeal to the state board of health, it is reported, to annul the appointment, January 8, of an osteopath of Oroville by
Medical News. JAMA. 1926;86(4):282–287. doi:10.1001/jama.1926.02670300044018
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