Mississippi

Standards:
Schools
State or Nat'l
Courts
State or Nat'l
State Agencies
State or Nat'l
Medical
State or Nat'l
All Venues
State or Nat'l
None Required
Off
Licensure
Yes
Governing Body
Office on Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Fee(s)
Regular registration (2 years): $25, Student registration (2 years): $25, Provisional Registration (1 Year): $20, Out of State registration (2 years): $35, registration card replacement: $10, late registration renewal fee: $10, returned check fee: $30
Qualifications
Copy of driver's license, documentation of certification
Special Provisions
(f) The following shall be exceptions to subsection (2)(a)(b)(c): (i) A person may engage in the practice of interpreting for religious services without being registered under the provision of this section. (ii) Students enrolled in an approved Interpreter Training Program (ITP) are granted a student level registration provided the ITP has an instructor who also is registered under the provisions of this section and the student pays the appropriate fees. (iii) A graduate of an approved Interpreter Training Program (ITP) can continue to utilize their student level for two (2) years without registering provided they are supervised by an interpreter who is registered under the provisions of this section and the graduate pays the appropriate fees.
Penalties
Misdemeanor, imprisoned up to 6 months and fine between $200-1000