18VAC140-20-100. Licensure renewal.
A. All licensees shall renew their licenses on or before June 30 of each odd-numbered year and pay the renewal fee prescribed by the board.
B. Beginning with the 2003 renewal, licensees who wish to maintain an active license shall pay the appropriate fee and document on the renewal form compliance with the continued competency requirements prescribed in 18VAC140-20-105. Newly licensed individuals are not required to document continuing education on the first renewal date following initial licensure.
C. A licensee who wishes to place his license in inactive status may do so upon payment of a fee equal to one-half of the biennial license renewal fee as indicated on the renewal form. No person shall practice social work or clinical social work in Virginia unless he holds a current active license. A licensee who has placed himself in inactive status may become active by fulfilling the reactivation requirements set forth in 18VAC140-20-110.
Failure to receive a renewal notice from the board shall
not relieve the licensee from the renewal requirement Each licensee
shall furnish the board his current address of record. All notices required by
law or by this chapter to be mailed by the board to any such licensee shall be
validly given when mailed to the latest address of record given by the
licensee. Any change in the address of record or the public address, if
different from the address of record, shall be furnished to the board within 30
days of such change.