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TITLE 22EXAMINING BOARDS
PART 35TEXAS STATE BOARD OF EXAMINERS OF MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS
CHAPTER 801LICENSURE AND REGULATION OF MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS
SUBCHAPTER HEXAMINATIONS
RULE §801.174Licensure and Jurisprudence Examinations

(a) The board will accept the national licensure examination administered by the Association of Marital and Family Therapy Regulatory Boards (AMFTRB) or the State of California marriage and family therapy licensure examination.

(b) An applicant must apply to take the licensure examination per §801.74 of this title (relating to Application to Take Licensure Examination). The applicant must pay the examination fee to the appropriate party as dictated by the current examination contract or agreement.

(c) The board, or its designee, will determine the times and places for licensing examinations and give reasonable public notice.

(d) The board, or its designee, will notify the examinee of the results of the licensure examination in accordance with the current examination contract or agreement. If the board is notified of a potential delay of notification of exam results, the board will notify the examinee as soon as possible regarding the delay.

(e) An applicant who fails the examination may retake the examination as many times as needed until the expiration of the application. The application for examination expires one year after the date of the first unsuccessful examination.

(f) At the time of application, an applicant for licensure must submit proof of successful completion of the jurisprudence exam as defined in §801.2 of this title (relating to Definitions).

(g) The jurisprudence exam must have been completed no more than six months before the date the application is received.

(h) The jurisprudence exam fees are paid directly to the approved vendor.


Source Note: The provisions of this §801.174 adopted to be effective April 20, 1994, 19 TexReg 2386; amended to be effective April 11, 2001, 26 TexReg 2713; amended to be effective July 2, 2006, 31 TexReg 5111; amended to be effective May 18, 2008, 33 TexReg 3758; amended to be effective March 31, 2013, 38 TexReg 1982; amended to be effective March 7, 2019, 44 TexReg 1131

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