SAVIANO AND LYONS,JOSEPH.
PLUMBING LIC-CONTINUING EDUC
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Plumbing License Law to allow the Department
of Public Health to set minimum continuing education
requirements. Prohibits a city, town, village, township, or county
from collecting a fee for a permit for the installation or repair of
plumbing unless the installation or repair has been inspected by an
appropriate plumbing inspector. Allows the Department of Public
Health to establish by rule voluntary standards for local plumbing
regulatory and inspection programs and education, training, and
experience standards for plumbing inspectors. Sets forth civil
penalties for violations of the Act. Allows the Department of
Public Health to investigate unlicensed activities.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
225 ILCS 320/37
Further amends the Illinois Plumbing License Law. Deletes
provision prohibiting a municipality, township, or county from
charging or collecting a fee for a permit for the installation or
repair of plumbing unless the installation or repair is inspected by a
competent plumbing inspector. Deletes provisions prohibiting a
governmental unit authorized to adopt regulations from charging or
collecting certain fees.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Further amends the Illinois Plumbing License Law. Reduces the
minimum continuing education requirements from 16 to 15 hours per
year. Provides that the Department shall (now may) establish
guidelines and curricula for certain continuing education programs.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0714
Last action date: 98-08-07
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 0
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