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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 18. Professional And Occupational Licensing
Agency 35. Board of Bar Examiners
Chapter 20. Law Reader Program Rule

18VAC35-20-150. Examinations.

The supervising attorney is responsible for the content and administration of all examinations:

1. Although no substantive content is prescribed by the board, it is anticipated such an examination will test the reader's comprehension of the current subject matter, and the reader's understanding of the ethical, professional and practical aspects of practicing law;

2. The course descriptions in Part IX state the minimum level of knowledge the board expects a reader to obtain in each subject, and provide guidance to the supervising attorney in formulating examinations; and

3. The supervising attorney shall administer to the reader an examination covering the subject or subjects immediately following the completion of study of such subjects.

Statutory Authority

§§ 54.1-3922 and 54.1-3926 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR168-01-04 § 5.4, eff. March 1, 1993.

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