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§ 8-6B-10. License examination

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth OccupationsEffective: October 1, 2017

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 8. Nurses (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 6b. Electrologists (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2017
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 8-6B-10
§ 8-6B-10. License examination
In general
(a) An applicant who otherwise qualifies for a license is entitled to be examined as provided in this section.
Written examination
(b) An applicant shall take a written examination approved by the Board.
Time and place of examination
(c)(1) The Board or the Board's designee shall give clinical examinations to applicants.
(2) The Board or the Board's designee may give reexaminations to applicants who fail the clinical examination.
(d) The Board or the Board's designee shall notify each qualified applicant of the time and place of examination for the written and clinical examinations.
Subjects, score
(e) Except as otherwise provided under this subtitle, the Board shall determine the passing score for examinations given under this subtitle.
Retakes after sections failed
(f)(1) An applicant may retake a written examination or a failed section of a written examination after paying a reexamination fee set by the Board or the administrator of a national examination.
(2) An applicant who fails two reexaminations may retake the written examination only if the applicant:
(i) Retakes the entire examination;
(ii) Pays the full examination fee; and
(iii) Completes an education program that the Board requires.


Added by Acts 2003, c. 422, § 2, eff. July 1, 2003. Amended by Acts 2010, c. 48, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2010; Acts 2010, c. 49, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2010; Acts 2017, c. 515, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2017; Acts 2017, c. 516, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2017.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 8-6B-10, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 8-6B-10
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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