Ala. Admin. Code r. 488-X-1-.06 - Permit

Current through Register Vol. 40, No. 6, March 31, 2022

(1) A permit limits the holder to provide services in specific areas for which the permit has been issued. Applicants who do not meet the requirements for licensure shall apply for a permit. A permit may be obtained by submitting all of the following:
(a) Application for a permit,
(b) One of the following:
1. GED, High school Diploma or Certified transcripts
2. College diploma or college certified transcripts
(c) The payment of the nonrefundable fee,
(d) Documentation the applicant has passed either a RID approved ethics or written knowledge exam, or the Jacksonville State University Interpreter Knowledge Skills Assessment,
(e) Documentation the applicant has passed one of the following performance assessment tests:
1. Georgia Quality Assessment (GAQA) levels 3,4,5,
2. Florida Quality Assessment (FLQA) level 3,
3. Educational Interpreter Evaluation (EIE) level 3,
4. Mississippi Quality Assessment (MSQA) level 3,
5. Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment (EIPA) levels 3.0 to 3.9,
6. Kansas Quality Assessment (KSQA) level 4 or higher,
7. Texas Board for Evaluation of Interpreters (BEI) advanced or levels 3,4,
8. Virginia Quality Assurance Screening (VQAS) level3 and 4,
9. Any other performance assessment test approved by the Board.
(f) Proof of citizenship, and
(g) Proof of citizenship form.


Ala. Admin. Code r. 488-X-1-.06
New Rule: Filed June 11, 2002; effective July 16, 2002. Amended: Filed January 28, 2005; effective March 4, 2005. Amended: Filed February 26, 2007; effective April 2, 2007. Amended: Filed May 6, 2008; effective June 10, 2008. Amended by Alabama Administrative Monthly Volume XXXIII, Issue No. 02, November 26, 2014, eff. 12/24/2014. Amended by Alabama Administrative Monthly Volume XXXIII, Issue No. 12, September 30, 2015, eff. 10/22/2015. Amended by Alabama Administrative Monthly Volume XXXIX, Issue No. 03, December 31, 2020, eff. 2/14/2021.

Author: The Alabama Board of Interpreter and Transliterators

Statutory Authority: Code of Ala. 1975, ยง 34-16-7(4).

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