senate Bill S6676

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to home inspection professional licensing

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Feb 04, 2016 referred to judiciary

S6676 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9152
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง444-e, RP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S649, A215
2019-2020: S4122, A6149

S6676 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to home inspection professional licensing; requires home inspection professionals to pass the National Home Inspector examination.

S6676 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6676 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6676

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 4, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BOYLE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the real property law, in relation  to  home  inspection
  professional licensing

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 1 of section 444-e of the real
property law, as amended by section 59 of part D of chapter  60  of  the
laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
  (c)  have passed [a written or electronic] THE NATIONAL HOME INSPECTOR
examination [approved by the secretary, and designed to test  competence
in  home  inspection  practice  as determined by a recognized role defi-
nition methodology and developed and administered to the extent  practi-
cable  in  a  manner  consistent  with the American Educational Research
Association's "Standards for Educational and Psychological Testing."  An
applicant  who has passed an existing nationally recognized examination,
as approved by the secretary, prior to the effective date of this  arti-
cle shall be in compliance with this paragraph]; and
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13364-01-5

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