201 KAR 39:030. Application; qualifications for licensure; and certification levels.


      RELATES TO: KRS 309.304(1), 309.312(1)(b)

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 309.304(3), 309.312(1)(b)

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 309.304(3) and 309.312(1)(b) require the Kentucky Board of Interpreters for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing to promulgate an administrative regulation establishing the requirements for an applicant for licensure as an interpreter for the deaf and hard of hearing. This administrative regulation establishes these requirements.


      Section 1. Application. Each applicant for a license shall:

      (1) Submit a completed Application for Licensure form to the board;

      (2) Pay the application and license fee as set forth in 201 KAR 39:040; and

      (3) Submit proof of valid certification;

      (a) At a level recognized by RID, with the exception of NAD III;

      (b) At EIPA level 4.0 and passage of the EIPA written;

      (c) TECUnit; or

      (d) Other certifications as described in 201 KAR 39:080, if applying for licensure via reciprocity.


      Section 2. Incorporation by Reference. (1) "Application for Licensure", August 2015, is incorporated by reference.

      (2) This material may be inspected, copied, or obtained, subject to applicable copyright law, at the Division of Occupations and Professions, 911 Leawood Drive, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (28 Ky.R. 1258; Am. 1606; eff. 1-14-2002; 38 Ky.R. 1641; 1845; eff. 6-1-2012; 39 Ky.R. 1759; 2012; eff. 5-3-2013; 42 Ky.R. 844; eff. 12-4-2015.)