Senate Bill 12

Last Action returned to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
Title AN ACT relating to the Kentucky Board of Examiners of Psychology.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 12
Sponsor D. Harper Angel
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 319.010 to define "IPC"; amend definition of "practice of psychology"; amend KRS 319.015 to clarify restrictions on teachers of psychology, psychological researchers, provider of consultation services, or expert testimony and to clarify permitted usages of written or computerized interpretations of psychological testing by clinical social workers, marriage and family therapists, professional art therapists, advanced registered nurse practitioners, physicians, or occupational therapists, and to allow temporarily employed nonresidents to practice for a limited time; amend KRS 319.032 to increase continuing education 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 319.053 to allow board of psychology to establish written test for applicants on psychological practice, ethical principles, and the law.
Index Headings of Original Version Health and Medical Services - Psychologists, licensing of
Licensing - Psychologists, licensing of
Mental Health - Psychologists, licensing of
Physicians and Practitioners - Psychologists, licensing of
Occupations and Professions - Psychologists, licensing practitioners of


  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
  • To: Interim Joint Committee on Licensing and Occupations
  • introduced in Senate
  • to Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations (S)
  • taken from committee
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

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