2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 845
Professional counselors; foreign-born; temporary permits; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 10A of Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to professional counselors, social workers, and marriage and family therapists, so as to provide for temporary permits for foreign-born professional counselors for whom English is a second language to practice as professional counselors; to establish a time limit for such temporary permits; to require persons issued temporary permits to practice as professional counselors only under direction and supervision; to limit the practice of persons issued temporary permits; to establish a date for repeal; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/11/2010 - House Second Readers
Apr/03/2009 - House First Readers
Apr/01/2009 - House Hopper