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§ 1815. Fingerprint Submission.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 16. Professional and Vocational Regulations
Division 18. Board of Behavioral Sciences
Article 1. General Provisions (Refs & Annos)
16 CCR § 1815
§ 1815. Fingerprint Submission.
(a) All licensees and registrants who have not previously submitted fingerprints as a condition of licensure or registration or for whom an electronic record of the licensee's fingerprints does not exist in the Department of Justice's criminal offender record identification database shall successfully complete a state and federal level criminal offender record information search conducted through the Department of Justice by the licensee's or registrant's renewal date that occurs on or after October 31, 2009.
(b) Failure of a licensee or registrant to comply with subdivision (a) is grounds for disciplinary action by the board against the license or registration.
(c) Licensees and registrants shall retain, for at least three years, as evidence of their having complied with subdivision (a) either a receipt showing that he or she has electronically transmitted his or her fingerprint images to the Department of Justice or, for those licensees or registrants who did not use an electronic fingerprinting system, a receipt evidencing that the licensee's or registrant's fingerprints were taken.
(d) Licensees and registrants shall pay the actual costs for furnishing the fingerprints and conducting the searches in compliance with subdivision (a).
(e) As a condition of petitioning the board for reinstatement of a revoked or surrendered license or registration, an applicant shall comply with subsection (a).
(f) The board may waive the requirements of this section for licensees or registrants who are actively serving in the United States military. The board may not return a license or registration to active status until the licensee or registrant has complied with subdivision (a).
Note: Authority cited: Sections 4990.16, 4990.18, 4990.20 and 4996.6, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Sections 4982(a), 4989.54(a), 4992.3(a), 4996.6 and 4999.90(a), Business and Professions Code; and Sections 11105(b)(10) and 11105(e), Penal Code.
1. New section filed 5-20-2009; operative 6-19-2009 (Register 2009, No. 21). For prior history, see Register 2004, No. 30.
2. Amendment of Note filed 5-24-2011; operative 5-24-2011 pursuant to Government Code section 11343.4 (Register 2011, No. 21).
This database is current through 4/30/21 Register 2021, No. 18
16 CCR § 1815, 16 CA ADC § 1815
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