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Texas Physical Therapy Provisional License
The board may issue a provisional license to an applicant licensed in another state that maintains professional standards considered by the board to be equivalent to and has licensing requirements that are substantially equivalent to the licensure requirements.
An applicant for a provisional license must:
The board may waive the requirements for an applicant if the board determines that compliance with that requirement constitutes a hardship to the applicant.
A provisional license is valid until the date the board approves or denies the provisional license holder's application for a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant license.
The board shall issue a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant license to the provisional license holder if:
The board must complete the processing of a provisional license holder's application for a license not later than the 180th day after the date the provisional license is issued. The board may extend that deadline if the results on an examination have not been received by the board.
Tex. Occ. Code § 453.209