102-2-11. Renewal and reinstatement. (a) To be considered for license renewal, each licensee shall submit the completed renewal application forms, the supporting continuing education documents, and the renewal fee as prescribed in K.A.R. 102-2-3 to the board.
(b) At the time of renewal, each licensee shall submit a continuing education reporting form listing the required number of units of continuing education completed as required in K.A.R. 102-2-4a and K.A.R. 102-2-5.
(c) At the time of renewal, each applicant for renewal or reinstatement of a license shall submit, in a format approved by the board, evidence of having completed the required ethics training program.
(d) As part of the required continuing education, each applicant for renewal or reinstatement of a licensee as a licensed master social worker or a licensed specialist clinical social worker, shall submit, in a format approved by the board, evidence of having completed the required continuing education units related to the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders.
(e) If the licensee does not submit a completed application for renewal in a timely manner, including all supporting documents and the required fee, the license may be reinstated after the board receives the following:
(1) A completed reinstatement application;
(2) the required renewal fee, plus a penalty equal to the renewal fee; and
(3) proof satisfactory to the board of compliance with the continuing education requirements.
(f) Each licensee who fails to renew the license in a timely manner and who thereafter applies for license reinstatement shall indicate whether or not the individual has practiced in Kansas as a social worker or has held forth as performing the services of a social worker after expiration of the license and, if so, under what circumstances. (Authorized by K.S.A. 74-7507; implementing K.S.A. 65-6311, K.S.A. 65-6313, K.S.A. 65-6314, and K.S.A. 65-6317; effective, T-85-36, Dec. 19, 1984; effective May 1, 1985; amended, T-86-39, Dec. 11, 1985; amended May 1, 1986; amended May 1, 1987; amended Oct. 24, 1997; amended Aug. 4, 2000; amended July 11, 2003.)