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58 Pa. Code § 163.52. Farrier’s license.

§ 163.52. Farrier’s license.

 (a)  The issuance of a farrier’s license shall be dependent upon the ability of the applicant to satisfactorily complete an examination of his capabilities. The examination of the applicant shall be conducted by an organization or entity appointed by the Commission. In order to complete the examination, the applicant shall attain a satisfactory score. That score shall be determined by the organization giving the examination and approved by the Commission.

 (b)  Persons holding a farrier’s license in this Commonwealth on March 27, 1982 are exempt from the examination requirements of subsection (a). If a license is terminated by action of the Commission or by failure to renew, the examination shall be required for reissuance, unless excused by action of the Commission.

 (c)  If an applicant fails to satisfactorily complete the farrier’s examination, the applicant may apply for retesting no earlier than 14 days after the initial failure and no earlier than 90 days after each subsequent failure.


   The provisions of this §  163.52 amended March 26, 1982, effective March 27, 1982, 12 Pa.B. 1048. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (51626).

Cross References

   This section cited in 58 Pa. Code §  163.251 (relating to general provisions); and 58 Pa. Code §  165.31 (relating to occupational and participation licenses).

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