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TITLE 22EXAMINING BOARDS
PART 21TEXAS STATE BOARD OF EXAMINERS OF PSYCHOLOGISTS
CHAPTER 469COMPLAINTS AND ENFORCEMENT
RULE §469.1Timeliness of Complaints

(a) A complaint not involving a violation of Board rules §465.33 of this title (relating to Improper Sexual Conduct) or §465.22(d) of this title (relating to Psychological Records, Test Data and Test Protocols), will be considered timely if brought within five years of the date of the termination of professional services.

(b) A complaint alleging a violation of Board rules §465.33 of this title or 465.22(d) of this title, will be considered timely if brought within seven years after termination of services or within three years of the patient, a client or subject of evaluation reaching the age of majority, whichever is greater.

(c) A complaint arising out of disciplinary action taken against a licensee by any entity listed in Board rule 469.11(a)(4) of this title (relating to Legal Actions Reported and Reciprocal Discipline), will be considered timely if brought within five years of the date the disciplinary action is reported to the Board.

(d) Limitations shall not begin to run for any complaint arising out of a matter required to be reported under Board rule 469.11 of this title, until the matter is reported in accordance with that rule.


Source Note: The provisions of this §469.1 adopted to be effective December 2, 1999, 24 TexReg 10552; amended to be effective September 1, 2003, 28 TexReg 7370; amended to be effective October 1, 2008, 33 TexReg 8168; amended to be effective May 21, 2009, 34 TexReg 2981; amended to be effective May 31, 2010, 35 TexReg 4400; amended to be effective September 19, 2012, 37 TexReg 7290; amended to be effective March 12, 2013, 38 TexReg 1688; amended to be effective September 26, 2017, 42 TexReg 5142

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