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Substitute Senate Bill No. 1051

Public Act No. 03-134

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A LIMITED SHEET METAL POWER INDUSTRY LICENSE.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. Section 20-334a of the general statutes, as amended by section 2 of public act 02-92, is amended by adding subsection (h) as follows (Effective October 1, 2003):

(NEW) (h) A limited sheet metal power industry license may be issued to any person upon authorization of the examining board for heating, piping, cooling and sheet metal work, subject to the provisions of section 20-333. Prior to taking the licensure examination, an applicant shall successfully complete an education and training program established and approved by the Labor Department with the advice of the Connecticut State Apprenticeship Council. The holder of such license may only install, erect, replace, repair or alter breeching exhaust and inlet air systems at electric generation facilities, including, but not limited to, cogeneration plants, bio-mass facilities, blast furnaces, combined cycle facilities, fossil fuel, gas and hydro power facilities, incinerators and nuclear power facilities. The holder of such license may only perform such work while in the employ of a contractor licensed to perform such sheet metal work under chapter 393.

Approved June 26, 2003