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RULE §72.6Exam Information

(a) All applicants shall take and pass Parts I, II, III, IV and Physiotherapy of the National Board Examination and the board's Jurisprudence Examination.

(b) The passing score on each part of the National Board Examination is 375. The passing score for the Jurisprudence Examination is 75%.

(c) Regular jurisprudence examinations for licensure shall be given during the calendar year at the discretion of the board. All examinations shall be conducted in the English language.

(d) An applicant may not take the Jurisprudence Examination unless the applicant has successfully completed all parts of the National Board Examination which are required by the board and requirements set forth in 22 TAC §72.3(c)(1), (2).

(e) A license shall not be issued by the board to any examinee who has been detected in a deceptive or fraudulent act while an examination is in progress.

(f) When examination results are delivered to the Board they become the property of the board and shall not be returned to the examinee. All test results must be retained by the board or an agency designated by the board to be preserved for a period of one year after final grading in order to allow an examinee the opportunity to request an analysis of such person's performance, which request must be made in writing.

(g) Each applicant having a passing score must request from the National Board that a true and correct copy of the score report showing the results of each part of the National Board Examination be sent to the board.

Source Note: The provisions of this §72.6 adopted to be effective January 29, 2015, 40 TexReg 378; amended to be effective November 1, 2016, 41 TexReg 7483

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