If a state agency can confirm through the commission that an applicant for renewal of a license or registration is entitled to the issuance of a certificate of good standing at the time of inquiry, the agency shall not require an applicant to obtain a certificate of good standing.

Caution:  The above language was taken from Arizona’s statutes on November 12, 2016.  Check the Arizona legislature’s website to determine if this statute changed after November 12, 2016.