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  • Inquiries Regarding State Laws

    AST offers the country’s preeminent resources about state laws impacting surgical technologists and surgical assistants. If you are a member, sign into your account to view the Map of State Laws.

  • State Laws Inquiries

    For immediate information, members may visit the AST Map of State Laws (updated October 2018)

    For additional information, please send questions to Please include:

    1. Your name and/or AST member number;
    2. Your role (CST, CSFA, OR manager, HR);
    3. The state you're inquiring about; and 
    4. Your question.