(1) A person who
holds a current license and does not intend to practice as a physician
assistant may apply to convert an active license to retired status. An
individual who holds a retired license will not be required to pay the renewal
A person who holds an
active license may apply for retired status in the following manner:
(a) Obtain, complete, and submit to the
Committee's Administrative Office, an affidavit of retirement form.
(b) Submit any documentation which may be
required to the Committee's Administrative Office.
License holders whose license has been
retired may re-enter active status by doing the following:
(a) Submit a written request for license
reactivation to the Committee's Administrative Office.
(b) Pay the licensure renewal fee and state
regulatory fee as provided in Rule 0880-03-.06.
(c) Submit satisfactory evidence of
compliance with the continuing education requirements of rule 0880-03-. 12 for
the two (2) year period immediately preceding the date of application for
(d) If retirement
reactivation is requested prior to the expiration of one year from the date of
retirement, the Committee will require payment of the late renewal fee and past
due renewal fee.
License reactivation applications shall be treated as licensure applications
and review decisions shall be governed by Rule 0880-03-.07.
Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs.
Original rule filed August
5, 1993; effective October 18, 1993. Repeal and new rule filed July 7, 1995;
effective September 20, 1995. Amendment filed November 13, 1996; effective
January 27, 1997. Repeal and new rule filed March 31, 1999; effective July 29,
Authority: T.C.A. §§
63-19-104, and 63-19-113.