House Bill 501

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Last Action recommitted to Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations (S)
Title AN ACT relating to electrical inspections.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1265
Sponsors S. Santoro, L. Clark
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 198B.060, 227.480, 227.487, 227.491, and 227.492 to clarify the requirements for local government to employ or engage a certified electrical inspector; include express reference to plan reviews and required electrical permits; require proof of electrical contractor being authorized to act; require local governments, by ordinance, to fix reasonable fees; modify reporting requirements for electrical inspections and extend reporting beyond residential and single-family dwellings; delete requirement that a copy of the inspection report be sent to the Office of Housing, Buildings and Construction; cap inspection fee at cost of inspection services provided; prohibit undue influence by an electrical inspector; provide for a written request to initiate an investigation for 13B hearing, and imposition of specific disciplinary actions; subject electrical inspector to applicable code of ethics.
Index Headings of Original Version Contracts - Certified electrical inspectors, local government inspections
Electricians - Certified inspectors, local government inspections
Ethics - Certified electrical inspectors, state or local code of ethics
Housing, Building, and Construction - Certified electrical inspectors, local government inspections
Inspections - Certified electrical inspectors, local government
Local Government - Certified electrical inspectors, inspections
Local Mandate - Certified electrical inspectors, inspections
Proposed Amendments Senate Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

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02/24/10
  • introduced in House
02/26/10
  • to Labor & Industry (H)
03/01/10
  • posted in committee
03/04/10
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
03/05/10
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 8, 2010
03/08/10
  • 3rd reading, passed 94-1
03/09/10
  • received in Senate
03/10/10
  • to Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations (S)
03/16/10
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
03/17/10
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/24/10
  • recommitted to Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations (S)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Local Mandate
Summary Retain original provisions, except delete the executive director's option to discipline an electrical inspector with a fine ranging from $500 to $2,000; amend KRS 141.435 to redefine "certified installer" and "certified NABCEP installer"; require installation of energy-efficient products by a certified installer; amend KRS 141.436 to allow the Department of Revenue to request verification of an installer's compliance with state licensing requirements; make technical corrections.
Index Headings Contracts - Certified electrical inspectors, local government inspections
Electricians - Certified inspectors, local government inspections
Ethics - Certified electrical inspectors, state or local code of ethics
Housing, Building, and Construction - Certified electrical inspectors, local government inspections
Inspections - Certified electrical inspectors, local government
Local Government - Certified electrical inspectors, inspections
Local Mandate - Certified electrical inspectors, inspections

Amendment Senate Committee Amendment 1
Sponsor G. Tapp
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Contracts - Certified electrical inspectors, local government inspections
Electricians - Certified inspectors, local government inspections
Ethics - Certified electrical inspectors, state or local code of ethics
Housing, Building, and Construction - Certified electrical inspectors, local government inspections
Inspections - Certified electrical inspectors, local government
Local Government - Certified electrical inspectors, inspections
Local Mandate - Certified electrical inspectors, inspections

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