148.517 LICENSURE BY RECIPROCITY.
Subdivision 1. Applicability.
An applicant who applies for licensure as a speech-language
pathologist or audiologist by reciprocity must meet the requirements of subdivisions 2 and 3.
Subd. 2. Current credentials required.
An applicant applying for licensure by reciprocity
must provide evidence to the commissioner that the applicant holds a current and unrestricted
credential for the practice of speech-language pathology or audiology in another jurisdiction
that has requirements equivalent to or higher than those in effect for determining whether an
applicant in this state is qualified to be licensed as a speech-language pathologist or audiologist.
An applicant who provides sufficient evidence need not meet the requirements of section
provided that the applicant otherwise meets all other requirements of section
Subd. 3. Verification of credentials required.
An applicant for licensure by reciprocity
under subdivision 2, must have maintained the appropriate and unrestricted credentials in each
jurisdiction during the last five years as demonstrated by submitting letters of verification to the
commissioner. Each letter must state the applicant's name, date of birth, credential number, date
of issuance, a statement regarding disciplinary actions, if any, taken against the applicant, and the
terms under which the credential was issued.
History: 1996 c 363 s 7; 2000 c 460 s 24; 2003 c 87 s 27,52