senate Bill S5039

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing licensing and certification procedures for plumbing and mechanical trades occupations and establishing penalties and enforcement mechanisms for the violation of such requirements

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to higher education
Apr 29, 2015 referred to higher education

S5039 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 152 ยงยง7530 - 7541, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S7450

S5039 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing licensing and certification procedures for plumbing and mechanical trades occupations and establishing penalties and enforcement mechanisms for the violation of such requirements.

S5039 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5039 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5039

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 29, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. PANEPINTO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education  law, in relation to establishing the
  "consumer construction protection act" and the licensing  and  certif-
  ication of plumbing and mechanical trades

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as  the  "consumer
construction protection act".
  S 2. Legislative intent. It is the intent of this legislation to regu-
late,  license  and certify the business of plumbing and related mechan-
ical trades, within the state of New  York,  in  order  to  protect  and
promote  the health, safety and welfare of the residents of the state of
New York. This legislation provides that no person,  business,  partner-
ship  or  other  entity shall engage in the work or trade of installing,
altering, removing, replacing, testing, or  repairing  of  plumbing  and
related systems, as provided herein, within the state of New York unless
duly licensed or permitted as required by this legislation.
  S  3. The education law is amended by adding a new article 152 to read
as follows:
                               ARTICLE 152
                     PLUMBING AND MECHANICAL TRADES
SECTION 7530. INTRODUCTION.
        7531. DEFINITIONS.
        7532. PRACTICE OF PLUMBING AND MECHANICAL TRADES.
        7533. STATE BOARD OF TRADES.
        7534. LICENSING REQUIREMENTS AND PROCEDURES.
        7535. MECHANICAL TRADES CERTIFICATION.
        7536. SPECIAL PROVISIONS.
        7537. PROHIBITED ACTS AND ENFORCEMENT.
        7538. INSURANCE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09357-01-5

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