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§ 6301.1. Genetic Counselor License Requirements.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 17. Public Health
Division 1. State Department of Health Services
Chapter 4. Preventive Medical Service
Subchapter 9. Testing for Heritable Disorders
Group 1. Licensing of Genetic Counselors
Article 2. Genetic Counselor License Requirements (Refs & Annos)
17 CCR § 6301.1
§ 6301.1. Genetic Counselor License Requirements.
(a) To obtain a genetic counselor license, an applicant shall submit:
(1) A completed application form, CDPH 4486 (03/12), and completed license payment form, CDPH 4487 (03/12), both incorporated by reference; and either
(A) A copy of current certification as a genetic counselor by the ABGC if certified in 1993 or thereafter or by the ABMG if certified prior to 1993; or
(B) A copy of current certification as a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) medical geneticist by the ABMG; and
(2) A copy of the completed Request for Live Scan Service form for background clearance through the Department of Justice; and
(3) License fee payment of $200.00.
(b) A temporary genetic counselor licensee applying for a genetic counselor license shall provide the Department the documentation required in subsection (a) above, with the exception of the completed Request for Live Scan Service form, and a license fee payment of $100.00.
(c) Any license issued under this Section shall be valid for a three-year period from the date of issue by the Department, unless at any time during that period it is revoked.
(d) An application submitted under this Section is considered complete when all documents, information, and fees required to be submitted on or with the application are received by the Department.
(e) Should the applicant receive notification that the application is not complete, the applicant shall submit the information and/or documents specified in the notification within 30 calendar days of the date of notification, or the application will be denied.
(f) There shall be a $30.00 fee for replacement of a genetic counselor license with completed license payment form CDPH 4487 (03/12), incorporated by reference.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 124977, 124980, 124981, 124982, 131052 and 131200, Health and Safety Code. Reference: Sections 124980, 124981, 124982 and 124996, Health and Safety Code.
1. New article 2 (sections 6301.1-6301.9) and section filed 2-11-2013 as an emergency; operative 2-11-2013 pursuant to Health and Safety Code section 124977(d). Submitted to OAL by agency for filing and printing only pursuant to Health and Safety Code section 124977 (Register 2013, No. 7). Pursuant to Health and Safety Code section 124977(d)(2), these regulations shall remain in effect until revised or repealed by the department.
2. Statement of Compliance pursuant to Health and Safety Code section 124977(d)(1) as to 2-11-2013 order filed 10-31-2013. Exempt from OAL review pursuant to Health and Safety Code section 124977(d)(2). Submitted to OAL for filing and printing pursuant to Government Code section 11343.8 (Register 2013, No. 44).
This database is current through 7/22/22 Register 2022, No. 29
17 CCR § 6301.1, 17 CA ADC § 6301.1
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