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49 Pa. Code § 5.16. Failure on examination; reexamination.

§ 5.16. Failure on examination; reexamination.

 (a)  An applicant who fails one or more of the National Board Examinations is eligible for reexamination in accordance with the rules and regulations of the NBCE.

 (b)  An applicant who fails the Pennsylvania Chiropractic Law Examination may take a reexamination within 2 years. If the applicant fails the reexamination, the applicant may be required to complete studies as directed by the Board prior to reapplication for licensure.


   The provisions of this §  5.16 issued under section 302 of the Chiropractic Practice Act (63 P.S. §  625.302); amended under section 302(3) of the Chiropractic Practice Act (63 P.S. §  625.302(3)); and section 812.1 of The Administrative Code of 1929 (71 P.S. §  279.3a).


   The provisions of this §  5.16 adopted December 27, 1991, effective December 28, 1991, 21 Pa.B. 5944; amended May 23, 1997, effective May 24, 1997, 27 Pa.B. 2540. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (208576).

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