Nebraska Revised Statute 38-3420

Chapter 38 Section 3420


Provisional license; requirements; renewal; expiration; conditions; application for extension; requirements.

(1) The department, on the recommendation of the state board, may issue a provisional license to practice genetic counseling to an individual who meets all of the requirements for licensure under the Genetic Counseling Practice Act except for certification and who has been granted active candidate status. Such license shall be valid for one year from the date of issuance and may be renewed for one additional year if the applicant fails the certification examination one time. The provisional license shall expire automatically upon the earliest of the following:

(a) Issuance of a license as a genetic counselor under the Genetic Counseling Practice Act;

(b) Thirty days after the applicant fails to pass the complete certification examination; or

(c) The date printed on the provisional license.

(2) An application for extension of a provisional license shall be signed by a qualified supervisor. A provisional licensee shall work at all times under the supervision of a qualified supervisor.