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§ 17-6A-13. Issuance of license

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth OccupationsEffective: July 1, 2014

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 17. Professional Counselors and Therapists (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 6a. Behavior Analysts (Refs & Annos)
Effective: July 1, 2014
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 17-6A-13
§ 17-6A-13. Issuance of license
Duty of Board to issue license to qualified applicants
(a) The Board shall issue a license to any applicant who meets the requirements of this subtitle.
Contents of license
(b) The Board shall include on each license that the Board issues:
(1) The full name of the licensed behavior analyst;
(2) The dates of issuance and expiration;
(3) A serial number;
(4) The signatures of the chair and the vice chair of the Board; and
(5) The seal of the Board.
Review of criminal history record information
(c)(1) On receipt of the criminal history record information of an applicant for licensure forwarded to the Board in accordance with § 17-501.1 of this title, in determining whether to grant a license, the Board shall consider:
(i) The age at which the crime was committed;
(ii) The circumstances surrounding the crime;
(iii) The length of time that has passed since the crime;
(iv) Subsequent work history;
(v) Employment and character references; and
(vi) Other evidence that demonstrates whether the applicant poses a threat to the public health or safety.
(2) The Board may not issue a license if the criminal history record information required under § 17-501.1 of this title has not been received.


Added by Acts 2014, c. 328, § 2, eff. July 1, 2014.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 17-6A-13, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 17-6A-13
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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