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Chapter 53-4 LICENSURE BY RECIPROCITY

Rule 53-4-.01 Non-resident Licensed in Another State

An out-of-state applicant who is licensed in another state and who satisfies the requirements set out in Rule 53-3-.02(1),(2) or (3) may be licensed in Georgia without examination upon submission of the appropriate forms, fee and a copy of the state's law and rules. In order for Georgia to issue such a license, the other state must license candidates from Georgia in the same manner.

Rule 53-4-.02 Board of Certification (BOC)

An applicant who holds current Board of Certification (BOC) may be licensed without examination upon submission of the appropriate forms and fee.

Rule 53-4-.03 Application

(1) Each candidate for licensure by reciprocity must file a written application on a form which will be furnished by the Board upon request. The application form must be filled out in its entirety, must include all relevant documents and fees. (See Fee Schedule)
(2) The applicant shall direct either the state board to send to the Georgia Board an official verification of licensure or NATA to send to the Georgia Board an official verification of registration.
(3) An application must be complete within six months of the date the first document was received by the Board. Any application not completed within this period will become void. Any consideration of licensure after that date will require the applicant to submit a new application, new documents, and the appropriate fee.
(4) Once an application is reviewed by the Board, no refund of the application fee shall be issued.

Rule 53-4-.04 Fees

Refer to the Fee Schedule for appropriate fees payable to the Board. Any request for refund must be submitted in writing.