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§ 2-302.2. Speech-language pathology license qualifications

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth OccupationsEffective: July 1, 2021

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 2. Audiologists, Hearing Aid Dispensers, Speech-Language Pathologists, and Music Therapists (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 3. Licensing (Refs & Annos)
Effective: July 1, 2021
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 2-302.2
§ 2-302.2. Speech-language pathology license qualifications
In general
(a) To qualify for a license to practice speech-language pathology, an applicant shall be an individual who meets the requirements of this section.
Moral character
(b) The applicant shall be of good moral character.
Educational requirements
(c) The applicant shall:
(1) Hold a master's degree in the area of speech-language pathology from an educational institution which incorporates the academic course work and the minimum hours of supervised training required by the regulations adopted by the Board;
(2) Have completed the period of supervised postgraduate professional practice in speech-language pathology as specified by the regulations adopted by the Board;
(3) Except as otherwise provided in this title, pass an examination in speech-language pathology as required by regulations adopted by the Board;
(4) Demonstrate oral competency; and
(5) Submit to a criminal history records check in accordance with § 2-303.1 of this subtitle.


Added by Acts 1992, c. 326, § 3, eff. Oct. 1, 1992. Amended by Acts 2007, c. 391, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2007; Acts 2016, c. 48, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2016; Acts 2021, c. 711, § 1, eff. July 1, 2021; Acts 2021, c. 712, § 1, eff. July 1, 2021.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 2-302.2, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 2-302.2
Current through legislation effective through April 9, 2023, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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