(a) 1. Each section of the examining board shall promulgate 4
rules to do all of the following:
a. Allow the holder of a credential under this chapter who is at least 65 years 6
of age or has actively maintained that credential for at least 30 consecutive years and 7
who certifies that he or she has retired from and no longer engages in the practice 8
for which he or she holds the credential to apply to the board to classify that 9
credential as retired status.
b. Allow an individual who previously held a credential under this chapter, and 11
failed to renew that credential prior to the renewal date, to apply to the board to 12
renew the credential with retired status if the individual is at least 65 years of age 13
or had actively maintained that credential for at least 30 consecutive years, certifies
that he or she has retired from and no longer engages in the practice for which he or 2
she previously held the credential, and pays the fee under par. (d). Section 440.08 3
(3) (a) and (b) does not apply to the renewal of such a credential.
c. Allow the holder of a credential classified as retired status as described under 5
subd. 1. a. or b. to apply to the appropriate section of the examining board to remove 6
the retired status classification if he or she satisfies reinstatement requirements 7
established by the appropriate section of the examining board by rule.
2. Rules promulgated under subd. 1. may not require a certification to be 9