§ 110.1 Criteria for Rehabilitation

  1. When considering the denial of an architect’s license under Section 480 of the Business and Professions Code, the board, in evaluating the rehabilitation of the applicant and his/her present eligibility for a license will consider the following criteria:
    1. The nature and severity of the act(s) or crime(s) under consideration as grounds for denial.
    2. Evidence of any act(s) committed subsequent to the act(s) or crime(s) under consideration as grounds for denial which also could be considered as grounds for denial under Section 480 of the Business and Professions Code.
    3. The time that has elapsed since commission of the act(s) or crime(s) referred to in subdivision (1) or (2).
    4. The extent to which the applicant has complied with any terms of parole, probation, restitution, or any other sanctions lawfully imposed against the applicant.
    5. Evidence, if any, of rehabilitation submitted by the applicant.
  2. When considering the suspension or revocation of the license of an architect on the grounds that the person licensed has been convicted of a crime, the board, in evaluating the rehabilitation of such person and his/her present eligibility for licensure will consider the following criteria:
    1. Nature and severity of the act(s) or offense(s).
    2. Total criminal record.
    3. The time that has elapsed since commission of the act(s) or offense(s).
    4. Whether the licensee has complied with any terms of parole, probation, restitution or any other sanctions lawfully imposed against the licensee.
    5. If applicable, evidence of expungement proceedings pursuant to Section 1203.4 of the Penal Code.
    6. Evidence, if any, of rehabilitation submitted by the licensee.
  3. When considering the petition for reinstatement of the license of an architect, the Board shall evaluate evidence of rehabilitation submitted by the petitioner, considering those criteria specified in subsection (b).