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§30-1B-4. Licensure, certification or registration of spouses of persons on military active duty outside this state; extension of licenses or registration; waiver of certain license, certification or registration requirements.

(a) During periods when the licensee, certificate holder or registrant is accompanying his or her spouse who is on active duty as a member of the Armed Forces of the United States and deployed outside of this state, and for six months after his or her spouse is discharged from active duty, his or her license, certification or registration shall continue in good standing and shall be renewed, upon receipt of a waiver request pursuant to subsection (b) of this section:

(1) Without meeting continuing education requirements for the license, certification or registration when:

(A) Circumstances associated with accompanying his or her spouse who is on active duty prevent the obtaining of continuing education, or

(B) The licensee, certificate holder or registrant presents evidence that he or she performs or performed the profession or occupation while accompanying his or her spouse on active duty; and

(2) Without payment of fees for the maintenance or renewal of the license, certification or registration.

(b) The licensee, certificate holder or registrant shall submit a waiver request to the appropriate board informing the board of circumstances which include, but are not limited to, accompanying a spouse who is deployed outside of this state.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2017 Regular Session
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