As used in this article:
(a) "Credential" means any credential, certificate, or permit issued by the Commission.
(b) "Application for a credential" includes an application for the issuance of a credential, an application for a renewal of a credential, an application to add new authorizations to an existing credential, or a request to take any special action in relation to the issuance of a credential.
(c) "Committee" means the Licensing Committee of the Commission.
(d) "Denial" means the refusal of the commission to issue, renew a credential, or add a new authorization to an existing credential on the grounds that the applicant's education, training or experience does not satisfy the minimum requirements for the same.
(e) "Appeal of denial" means a timely written request by the applicant for a reevaluation by the Commission of his/her application.
(f) "IHE" means an institution of higher education with a Commission approved program for the credential under consideration.
(g) "LEA" means a local education agency or assessor agency that is authorized by the Commission to recommend for the credential under consideration.
Education Code 44225
Education Code 44252(a)
(Amended by Register 93, No. 22.)