Current through Register Vol. 40, No. 6, March 31, 2022
Licensees are required to submit an annual renewal fee to the Board after the
initial year of licensure. License renewal consists of payment of the annual
renewal fee, payment of the annual continuing education fee and demonstration
of fulfillment of the annual continuing education requirement. As a courtesy, a
renewal notice will be mailed to the licensee's address of record on August15
of each year with payment due by October 15. Failure to receive a renewal
notice from the Board will not relieve the licensee from the renewal
requirement. Renewal fees will not be accepted prior to the mailing of the
renewal notifications. October 15 is the official renewal date. Checks drawn on
insufficient funds or otherwise invalid must be replaced by a cashier's check
or money order.
comply with all requirements for renewal by October 15 shall result in a lapsed
license. Failure to renew a license prior to October 15 will not deprive the
licensee of the right to renew, but prohibits that individual from continuing
to practice unless working in an exempt setting. A licensee may have his or her
lapsed license reinstated upon satisfaction of the following:
(1) Payment of annual fees in arrears. (See
Appendix I, Fee Schedule)
Payment of late penalty/penalties. Any renewal fee paid after October 15 will
be increased by $20.00 for each month or fraction thereof that the payment is
(3) Submission of proof of
compliance with continuing education requirements.
(4) If a psychologist or psychological
technician is alleged to have violated any prohibition on professional conduct
as referenced in the law, the Board, upon a hearing and proof of the violation,
may deny reinstatement of the license or prohibit the psychologist or
psychological technician from applying for reinstatement of
(5) A person who fails
to renew a lapsed license within a period of two years after the date of its
expiration is not eligible for reinstatement. The license may not be restored
or reissued. The individual will be required to submit a new application for
licensure and meet the statutory requirements in existence at time of
Ala. Admin. Code r.
Filed September 21, 1982.
Emergency Amendment filed October 8, 1987. Permanent Amendment filed October 7,
1987. Repealed and new rule (same title) filed November 5, 1987. Amended: Filed
August 4, 1988 (amendment of Appendix I "Fee Schedule"); April 5, 1990; March
7, 1991. Amended: Filed November 25 1997; effective December 30, 1997. Amended:
Filed June 8, 1999; effective July 13, 1999. Amended: Filed August 27, 2003;
effective October 1, 2003. Amended: Filed November 27, 2013; effective February
1, 2014 pursuant to Act No. 2013-386.
Author: Alabama Board of Examiners in
Code of Ala.
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