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§ 2-310. Limited audiologist license

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth OccupationsEffective: October 1, 2007

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: October 1, 2007
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 2-310
§ 2-310. Limited audiologist license
Criteria for license
(a) Subject to the provisions of this section, the Board shall issue a limited license to practice audiology to an applicant who:
(1) Except for the examination or supervised clinical training, meets the license requirements under § 2-302 of this subtitle;
(2) Demonstrates to the satisfaction of the Board that for the term of the limited license the applicant will practice audiology only under the supervision of an individual described under subsection (b)(2) of this section;
(3) Submits an application to the Board on the form that the Board requires; and
(4) Pays to the Board the application fee set by the Board.
Purpose and scope of license
(b)(1) The purpose of a limited license is to permit an individual to practice audiology while completing the licensing requirements of this title.
(2) While it is effective, a limited license authorizes the licensee to practice audiology under the supervision of:
(i) A fully licensed audiologist; or
(ii) If the individual is employed in a setting in which licensure is not required as provided under § 2-301(b)(1)(i) of this subtitle, an individual who holds national certification in audiology from a professional organization acceptable to the Board as provided in the regulations adopted by the Board.
Term
(c) A limited license expires on the first anniversary of its effective date.
Renewals
(d) The Board may renew the limited license once for an additional 1-year term, if the holder:
(1) Otherwise meets the requirements of this section;
(2) Submits a renewal application to the Board on the form that the Board requires; and
(3) Pays to the Board a limited license renewal fee set by the Board.
Failure to receive full license
(e) If a limited licensee fails to receive a full license within 2 years after the initial limited license was issued, the individual may not apply for another limited license.

Credits

Added by Acts 1981, c. 8, § 2, eff. July 1, 1981. Amended by Acts 1982, c. 858, § 1, eff. July 1, 1982; Acts 1987, c. 477, § 1, eff. July 1, 1987; Acts 1988, c. 6, § 1, eff. Feb. 18, 1988; Acts 1989, c. 562; Acts 1990, c. 6, §§ 2, 11, eff. Feb. 16, 1990; Acts 1992, c. 326, § 3, eff. Oct. 1, 1992; Acts 1993, c. 5, § 1, eff. April 13, 1993; Acts 1998, c. 44, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1998; Acts 2007, c. 391, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2007.
Formerly Art. 43, § 796.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 2-310, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 2-310
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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