SB 175 (BR 1200) - D. Harper Angel, P. Clark
AN ACT relating to the Kentucky Board of Examiners of Psychology.
Amend KRS 319.010 to create definition for "Interjurisdictional Practice Certificate"; amend definition of "practice of psychology"; amend KRS 319.015 to clarify restrictions on teachers of psychology, psychological researchers, providers of consultation services, or expert testimony, and to clarify permitted usages of written or computerized interpretations of psychological testing by clinical social workers, and to allow temporarily employed nonresidents to practice for a limited time; amend KRS 319.032 to increase contact hours for license renewal; amend KRS 319.050 to require applicants to pass national EPPP examination, require applicants to pass ethical examination, and empower board of psychology to assess acceptability of doctoral degrees in psychology before admittance to practice; modify responsibilities and requirements for "Health Service Providers"; amend KRS 319.071 to allow board to establish renewal fee amount; amend KRS 319.053 to allow board of psychology to establish written test for applicants on psychological practice, ethical principles, and the law.
SB 175 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Retain original provisions, except delete Section 5; amend Section 2 to exempt specified professions from provisions of chapter; amend Section 4 to specify date of health service provider designation.
Feb 13-introduced in Senate; to Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations (S)
Feb 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 25-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 2-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 2, 2009; 3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute
Mar 3-received in House
Mar 6-to Health & Welfare (H)
Mar 9-posted in committee; posting waived
Mar 10-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 11-2nd reading, to Rules