(a) If a license automatically expires and reinstatement is sought within one year of the automatic expiration, then an applicant shall submit:
(1) A complete reinstatement application;
(2) The applicable fees;
(3) Proof that he or she is currently certified and has been continuously certified during the preceding licensure period and expiration period by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants; and
(4) An attestation that all continuing education requirements have been met.
(b) If a license automatically expires and more than one year has passed since the automatic expiration, then an applicant shall apply for a new license.