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49 Pa. Code § 45.12. Licensure application procedures.

§ 45.12. Licensure application procedures.

 (a)  The applicant for licensure shall submit to the Board, along with required fees as provided by §  45.1 (relating to fees), a completed, signed and dated application and applicable documentation.

 (b)  Excluding applicants who fall within the exclusions in section 6(b) of the act (63 P.S. §  1706(b)), the applicant for licensure shall file with the Board evidence that the applicant has:

   (1)  Speech-language pathologists.

     (i)   Met the educational requirements of §  45.17(a) (relating to education requirements).

     (ii)   Completed 9 months of supervised professional experience requirements of §  45.20 (relating to supervised professional experience required for licensure as a speech-language pathologist).

     (iii)   Passed an examination approved by the Board.

     (iv)   Demonstrated that the applicant is of good moral character.

   (2)  Audiologists.

     (i)   Met the educational requirements of §  45.17(b).

     (ii)   Passed an examination approved by the Board.

     (iii)   Demonstrated that the applicant is of good moral character.

 (c)  An applicant who wishes to apply for more than one Board-issued license or provisional license specified in §  45.11 (relating to licenses and certifications) shall submit a separate application for each license or provisional license.


   The provisions of this §  45.12 amended under sections 5(2) and (7), 7(d)(1), 8(a) and 8.1 of the Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists Licensure Act (63 P.S. § §  1705(2) and (7), 1707(d)(1), 1708(a) and 1708.1); and section 810(a)(3) and (7) of The Administrative Code of 1929 (71 P.S. §  279.1(a)(3) and (7)).


   The provisions of this §  45.12 amended July 14, 2017, effective July 15, 2017, 47 Pa.B. 3814. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (375007) to (375008).

Cross References

   This section cited in 49 Pa. Code §  45.23 (relating to provisional licenses).

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