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KENTUCKY BOARD OF INTERPRETERS FOR THE DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING

The Board of Interpreters for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing administers and enforces its statutory authority and monitors the needs of the consuming public. The board licenses all eligible candidates for entry into the profession, and recommends appropriate changes in the law to assure fairness and equality. The board conducts formal hearings when necessary and prosecutes by due process any violators of KRS 309.300 to 309.319.

Contact us at (502) 892-4252 or kbi@ky.gov or click here for more contact information.

Special Notice

The time period for completion of your administrative obligations to renew your license, pay outstanding fees without a late fee, and complete continuing education requirements started on March 21, 2022.

On March 21, 2022, the Kentucky General Assembly ended the state of emergency relating to Covid-19. SJR150 (RS 2022). Under the state of emergency, licensees were granted additional time to complete certain administrative obligations. SB 150 (RS 2020)SB 25 (RS 2022).

If you are not sure if your renewal is current, please login to your eServices account to find information about your renewal and expiration dates based on the time period set by SB 150 (RS 2020) or your board. If you have further questions, please contact your board's administrator, which can be found under the Staff Directory link on each boards website.