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§ 20-306. Examination waivers; foreign certificates

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

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 20. Residential Child Care Program Professionals (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 3. Certification Process (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2015
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 20-306
§ 20-306. Examination waivers; foreign certificates
In general
(a) Subject to the provisions of this section, the Board may waive any examination requirement of this title for an individual who is certified as a program administrator in any other state that the Board determines has a comparable certification process to the one established in this title.
Waiver criteria
(b) The Board may grant a waiver under this section only if the applicant:
(1) Is of good moral character;
(2) Pays the application fee required by the Board under § 20-303 of this subtitle; and
(3) Provides adequate evidence that:
(i) At the time the applicant was certified in the other state, the applicant was qualified to take the examination that then was required by the laws of this State;
(ii) The applicant qualified for a certificate in the other state by passing an examination given in that or any other state; and
(iii) The applicant has completed a State and national criminal history records check.


Added by Acts 2004, c. 438, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2004. Amended by Acts 2008, c. 218, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2008; Acts 2015, c. 331, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2015.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 20-306, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 20-306
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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