OLR Bill Analysis

sSB 269

AN ACT CONCERNING A STRUCTURAL ENGINEER LICENSE ENDORSEMENT AND REQUIRING CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION FOR PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS.

SUMMARY:

This bill requires the consumer protection commissioner to adopt regulations (1) establishing a structural engineer endorsement to the professional engineer license; (2) establishing an application process for such endorsement; and (3) requiring licensed professional engineers to annually complete at least 15 hours of continuing professional education, specified by the State Board of Examiners for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors. The commissioner must adopt these regulations in concurrence with the Uniform Administrative Procedure Act.

EFFECTIVE DATE: January 1, 2013

COMMITTEE ACTION

General Law Committee

Joint Favorable Substitute

Yea

17

Nay

0

(03/13/2012)