Compilation of Rules and Regulations of the State of Georgia
Department 490 - RULES OF GEORGIA STATE BOARD OF PHYSICAL THERAPY.
Chapter 490-2 - LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS
Rule 490-2-.01 - Application For Licensure And Examination

Universal Citation: GA Rules and Regs r 490-2-.01

RULE 490-2-.01. Application For Licensure And Examination

(1) A completed application for examination must be submitted and approved prior to taking the examination.

(2) Any physical therapist or physical therapist assistant who plans to practice as a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant in the State of Georgia must be licensed by the Board or hold a Georgia Compact Privilege issued by the Physical Therapy Compact Commission prior to beginning said practice.

(3) Any applicant who does not submit required documentation within one year of initial filing date will not be given further consideration by the Board until submission of new application and payment of appropriate fees.

(4) All applicants for licensure and examination are also subject to the provisions of O.C.G.A. §§43-1-19 and 43-33-18.

O.C.G.A. §§43-1-25; 43-33-10(11), (12); 43-33-14; 43-33-31.

(Original Rule entitled "Application for Registration and Examination" adopted. F. and eff. June 30, 1965. Repealed: New Rule of same title adopted. F. May 1, 1973; eff. May 21, 1973. Repealed: New Rule entitled "Application for Licensure and Examination" adopted. F. June 6, 1983; eff. June 26, 1983. Repealed: New Rule of same title adopted. F. Mar. 22, 1989; eff. Apr. 11, 1989. Amended: F. July 17, 1989; eff. Aug. 6, 1989. Amended: F. May 26, 1993; eff. June 15, 1993. Amended: F. Jan. 24, 1995; eff. Feb. 13, 1995. Repealed: New Rule of same title adopted. F. Aug. 20, 2004; eff. Sept. 9, 2004. Amended: F. Sep. 14, 2020; eff. Oct. 4, 2020.)
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