H.B. 2765 would clarify that required continuing education hours for certified public accountants (CPAs) will be at least 80 hours during a two-year period. In addition, the Board of Accountancy is empowered to adopt rules and regulations on peer review and continuing education matters.
Out-of-state CPA permit holders may be exempt from continuing education requirements if the CPA has:
An official with the Board of Accountancy expressed support for the measure.
The fiscal note indicates no fiscal impact.
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