21 NCAC 02 .0303             licensure by reciprocity

(a)  An individual who holds a current license in good standing from a National Council of Architecture Registration Boards (NCARB) recognized jurisdiction and a Certified Council Certificate (also known as "Blue Cover") issued by NCARB may qualify for licensure by reciprocity.  Upon receipt of a certified record from NCARB and the Board application for licensure by reciprocity and fee, the Board may issue a license to an applicant as provided in G.S. 83A-7(b).  Revocation of the certificate by NCARB shall automatically suspend the architect's license to practice in North Carolina until such time as the certificate is reinstated by NCARB.

(b)  The Board may interview with the applicant to satisfy the Board, or its designee that the applicant has had sufficient recent architectural practice experience to be able to competently practice architecture in this state.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 83A-6; 83A-7;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Readopted Eff. September 29, 1977;

Amended Eff. July 1, 2014; November 1, 2010; July 1, 2006; July 1, 2000; October 1, 1995; May 1, 1989; October 1, 1984; September 1, 1982;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. January 13, 2015.