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§ 21-309. Expiration and renewal of license

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth OccupationsEffective: October 1, 2015

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 21. Environmental Health Specialists (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 3. Licensing (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2015
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 21-309
§ 21-309. Expiration and renewal of license
Expiration date
(a) A license expires on the date specified on the license, unless it is renewed for a 2-year term as provided in this section.
Renewal notice
(b) At least 1 month before the license expires, the Board shall send to the licensee, by first-class mail or electronic means to the last known address or electronic mail address of the licensee, a renewal notice that states:
(1) The date on which the current license expires;
(2) The date by which the renewal application must be received by the Board for the renewal to be issued and mailed before the license expires;
(3) The amount of the renewal fee; and
(4) The hours of approved training required for renewal of licensure.
Applications for renewal
(c) Before the license expires, the licensee may renew it for an additional 2-year term, if the licensee:
(1) Otherwise is entitled to be licensed;
(2) Pays to the Board the renewal fee set by the Board;
(3) Submits to the Board a renewal application on the form that the Board requires; and
(4) Submits to the Board proof that during the previous 2-year period, the licensee has acquired 20 hours of approved training in environmental health or other equivalent education as approved by the Board.
Serial number of renewal license
(d) The renewal license shall bear the same serial number assigned to the licensee at the time of the original registration or licensure.
Notification of address change
(e) A licensee shall notify the Board of any change in the address of the licensee within 60 days after the change occurs.


Added as Health Occupations § 17-310 by Acts 1981, c. 8, § 2, eff. July 1, 1981. Amended by Acts 1982, c. 858. Renumbered as Health Occupations § 5.5-309 and amended by Acts 1984, c. 560, § 1, eff. July 1, 1984. Amended by Acts 1985, c. 219. Transferred as Environment § 11-309 by Acts 1987, c. 306, § 3, eff. July 1, 1987. Transferred as Health Occupations § 21-309 by Acts 2012, c. 667, § 1, eff. July 1, 2012. Amended by Acts 2012, c. 667, § 2, eff. July 1, 2012; Acts 2015, c. 94, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2015.
Formerly Art. 43, § 731.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 21-309, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 21-309
Current through all legislation from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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