Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (Central)

Maine

Standards
Schools: 
State, EIPA 3.5+
Courts: 
State
State Agencies: 
State
Medical: 
State
All Venues: 
State
Licensure: 
Yes
Governing Body: 
Office of Licensing & Regulation
Fee(s): 
License Fee $250/annually, Application fee $300, payment of $21 for background check, late fee for renewal $50
Board: 
The commissioner, as necessary, may select members of the interpreting profession and other interested parties to serve on an advisory council to advise and consult with the commissioner concerning the regulation of interpreters for the deaf and hard-of-hearing. Service on the council is not in itself a conflict of interest regardless of the occupations or associations of the members.
Qualifications: 
recent photo, High School diploma or equivalent, sworn & signed and notarized code of ethics, a disclosure statement, proof have having satisfied educational requirements- (1) proof of completion of at least 100 clock hours of instruction in ASL (2) a letter attesting to the applicant's skill level being equivalent to a person having completed 100 hours instruction or (3) documentation of a score of 3.5+ on the EIPA
CEUs: 
for limited license (non-certified) interpreters they must complete 20 hours annually of continuing education, certified interpreters have to report to RID and not the state