FAA2.B Beginning the Interview : 01 Beginning the Interview - Overview
01 Beginning the Interview - Overview
(01/01/20 – 12/31/20)
The Urgent Bulletin emailed 07/01/2020 informed staff that NA renewals, Mid Approval Contact, and the signature requirements remain suspended through 07/31/2020.
The Urgent Bulletin emailed 07/28/2020 informed staff that an extension of the waiver to allow for a verbal attestation in lieu of a signature on the application form is approved through 08/31/2020. The Urgent Bulletin emailed 08/24/2020 extended that to 9/30/2020.
Effective with all applications registered on or after 07/01/2020, the requirement to complete an interview is reinstated. See Urgent Bulletin emailed 06/29/2020.
Effective 09/04/2020, see Urgent Bulletin emailed 09/03/2020 regarding FSAD being modified to give a six-month certification period at renewal to all cases that received an extension of their original certification period.
Respect the applicant's right to privacy and conduct a confidential interview. (See Confidentiality and Confidential Information)
Report any cases immediately in which there may be a conflict of interest. (See Conflict of Interest Employee Reporting Responsibility)
Policy and procedures regarding beginning the interview process are outlined as follows: