Note: Sunset provision for individuals employed by certain programs
Subdivision b of section 17-a of chapter 676 of the laws of 2002 amending the education law relating to defining the practice of psychology, as amended by chapter 419 of the laws of 2003, as amended by chapters 130 and 132 of the laws of 2010, as amended by chapter 57 of the laws of 2013 provides:
- In relation to activities and services provided under article 153 of the education law, nothing in this act shall prohibit or limit the activities or services on the part of any person in the employ of a program or service operated, regulated, funded, or approved by the department of mental hygiene or the office of children and family services, or a local governmental unit as that term is defined in article 41 of the mental hygiene law or a social services district as defined in section 61 of the social services law. ... This section shall not authorize the use of any title authorized pursuant to article 153 or 163 of the education law by any such employed person, except as otherwise provided by such articles respectively. This section shall be deemed repealed July 1, 2018.
*Only the statutory provision that relates to the exemption from the Psychology Practice Act has been included here.