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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 18. Professional And Occupational Licensing
Agency 125. Board Of Psychology
Chapter 20. Regulations Governing the Practice of Psychology
12/7/2021

18VAC125-20-80. General examination requirements.

A. A candidate shall achieve a passing score on the final step of the national examination within two years immediately preceding licensure. A candidate may request an extension of the two-year limitation for extenuating circumstances. If the candidate has not taken the examination by the end of the two-year period, the applicant shall reapply according to the requirements of the regulations in effect at that time.

B. The board shall establish passing scores on all steps of the examination.

Statutory Authority

§§ 54.1-2400 and 54.1-3605 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR565-01-2 § 3.1, eff. June 22, 1988; amended, Virginia Register Volume 7, Issue 10, eff. March 13, 1991; Volume 9, Issue 7, eff. January 27, 1993; Volume 10, Issue 7, eff. January 27, 1994; Volume 16, Issue 2, eff. November 10, 1999; Volume 28, Issue 19, eff. June 20, 2012; Volume 29, Issue 25, eff. September 26, 2013; Volume 37, Issue 20, eff. June 23, 2021.

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