18 Va. Admin. Code § 150-20-75 - Expired license; reinstatement; practice with an expired or lapsed license not permitted

Current through Register Vol.. 38, No. 17, April 11, 2022

A. A license may be renewed up to one year after the expiration date, provided a late fee as prescribed in 18VAC150-20-100 is paid in addition to the required renewal fee. A license shall automatically lapse if the licensee fails to renew by the expiration date. The practice of veterinary medicine without a current, active license is unlawful and may subject the licensee to disciplinary action by the board.
B. Reinstatement of licenses expired for more than one year shall be at the discretion of the board. To reinstate a license, the licensee shall pay the reinstatement fee as prescribed in 18VAC150-20-100 and submit evidence of completion of continuing education hours as required by § 54.1-3805.2 of the Code of Virginia and 18VAC150-20-70 equal to the number of years in which the license has been expired, for a maximum of two years. The board may require additional documentation of clinical competency and professional activities.


18 Va. Admin. Code § 150-20-75
Derived from Virginia Register Volume 15, Issue 5, eff. December 23, 1998; amended, Virginia Register Volume 19, Issue 9, eff. March 1, 2003; Volume 29, Issue 25, eff. September 26, 2013; Amended, Virginia Register Volume 34, Issue 01, eff. 10/25/2017.

Statutory Authority: § 54.1-2400 of the Code of Virginia.

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