18VAC65-20-130. Renewal of license; registration.
A. A person, establishment, crematory, courtesy card holder or
surface transportation and removal service that desires to renew its license or
registration for the next year shall, not later than the expiration date as
provided in 18VAC65-20-120, submit the renewal
and applicable fee.
1. In order to renew an active funeral service, director or embalmer license, a licensee shall be required to comply with continuing competency requirements set forth in 18VAC65-20-151.
2. The board shall not renew a license for any licensee who fails to attest to compliance with continuing competency requirements on the renewal form.
B. A person who or entity that desires to renew an expired license for up to one year following expiration shall comply with requirements of subsection A of this section and also submit the applicable fee for late renewal.
C. A person who or entity which fails to renew a license, registration, or courtesy card by the expiration dates prescribed in 18VAC65-20-120 shall be deemed to have an invalid license, registration, or courtesy card and continued practice may subject the licensee to disciplinary action by the board.
18VAC65-20-140. Reinstatement of expired license or registration.
A. The board may consider reinstatement of an expired license or
registration that has not been renewed within one year of expiration for up to
three years following expiration.
A written An application
request for reinstatement shall be submitted to the board and shall include payment
of the reinstatement fee prescribed in 18VAC65-20-70.
B. If the Virginia license of a funeral service provider, funeral director and embalmer is lapsed three years or less and the applicant is seeking reinstatement, he shall provide evidence of having completing the number of continuing competency hours required for the period in which the license has been lapsed.
C. When a license is not reinstated within three years of its expiration date, an applicant shall reapply for licensure and pass the state examination.
18VAC65-20-240. Requirements for funeral service licensure by examination.
A. Application requirements.
With the exception of Applicants shall submit school
transcripts and national examination board scores , all parts as part
of an application package, including the required fee and any additional
documentation as may be required to determine eligibility , shall be
2. An individual applying for the state examination shall submit the application package not less than 30 days prior to an examination date. The board may, for good cause shown by the applicant, waive the time for the filing of any application.
B. National examination requirements. Prior to applying for licensure by examination, every applicant shall pass the National Board Examination of the Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards of the United States, Inc., administered in accredited schools of embalming or mortuary science.
C. State examination requirements. All applicants shall pass the Virginia State Board Examination.
18VAC65-40-110. Reinstatement of expired registration.
A. A funeral service intern whose registration has expired may be reinstated within one year following expiration by payment of the current renewal fee and the late renewal fee.
B. A funeral service intern whose registration has been
expired for more than one year shall apply for reinstatement by submission of
written an application and payment of a reinstatement fee. The board
may consider reinstatement of an expired registration for up to three years
C. When a registration is not reinstated within three years of its expiration date, a new application for registration shall be filed and a new internship begun.
18VAC65-40-180. Intern application package.
A. Any person who meets the qualifications of § 54.1-2817 of the Code of Virginia may seek registration with the board as a funeral service intern by submission of an application package, which shall include documentation of the qualifications and signatures of any supervising licensees.
With the exception of Applicants shall submit
school transcripts , all parts as part of an application package,
including the required fee and any additional documentation as may be required
to determine eligibility , shall be submitted simultaneously.