SB 1284
Modifies provisions relating to professional counselors
LR Number:
Last Action:
3/14/2024 - SCS Voted Do Pass S Governmental Accountability Committee (4821S.02C)
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Effective Date:
August 28, 2024

Current Bill Summary

SCS/SB 1284 - This act provides that the Executive Director of the Committee for Professional Counselors ("Committee"), rather than the Committee, shall issue a license to each person who files an application, pays the application fee, and provides satisfactory evidence regarding lack of criminal or disciplinary actions along with compliance with the law regarding licensure of professional counselors and the passage of an examination on professional counseling in this state. The Committee shall review and approve or deny all applications for which licenses were not authorized to be issued by the Executive Director. Additionally, this act provides that the Committee shall display the name, address, license number, and license status for each licensee of any license type on the Division of Professional Registration's searchable listing of licensees.

This act is similar to HB 2434 (2024).



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