HB18-1017 - Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact

Concerning the adoption of an interstate compact to allow a person authorized to practice psychology in a compact state in which the person is not licensed.

The bill enacts the 'Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact Act' allowing psychologists licensed in any compact state to provide:

  • Telepsychology services to clients in any other compact state; or
  • Temporary in-person client services in any compact state not exceeding 30 days in a calendar year.

The bill authorizes the state board of psychologist examiners to promulgate rules and to facilitate Colorado's participation in the compact including notifying the compact commission of any adverse action taken by the board against a Colorado licensed psychologist.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

Latest update: January 10, 2018
01/10/2018 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Health, Insurance, & Environment