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SB 23 (BR 836) - G. Tapp

     AN ACT relating to the Kentucky Board of Architects.
     Amend KRS 323.120 to increase maximum penalty that the board may impose to $10,000; amend KRS 323.210 to create an architect emeritus licensing category; permit the board to employ staff, obtain office space, and acquire supplies and services that are reasonably necessary; permit the board to assess reasonable administrative fees for copies of documents, mailing costs, and duplicate forms; amend KRS 323.400 to redefine "board" to mean the Kentucky Board of Architects; amend KRS 323.402 to stipulate only persons certified under KRS Chapter 323 may use the term "certified interior designer"; amend KRS 323.410 to remove the grandfathering provision; amend KRS 323.990 to permit the cost of investigation and prosecution to be added to any penalties imposed under KRS Chapter 323; amend KRS 42.066 to conform; amend KRS 323.033 to require construction for human habitation or use by the state or its political subdivisions to be done under the supervision of a licensed architect or professional engineer


     SCS (1) - Retain original provisions, except replace public work construction restriction relating to those public works that have as their "principal purpose human habitation or use" with public works that involve "the practice" of architecture or engineering; exclude any residential dwelling that falls under the Kentucky Residential Code from the public work construction restrictions.

     SCS (2) - Retain original provisions, except require that a licensed architect or professional engineer directly supervise only the administration of specified public work construction contracts rather than directly supervise that public work's construction generally.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 8-introduced in Senate; to Licensing, Occupations and Administrative Regulations (S)
     Jan 29-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Jan 30-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 7-recommitted to Licensing, Occupations and Administrative Regulations (S)
     Feb 19-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (2)
     Feb 25-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 26, 2008
     Feb 26-3rd reading; Committee Substitute (1) withdrawn; passed 35-0 with Committee Substitute (2)
     Feb 27-received in House
     Mar 3-to Licensing & Occupations (H)
     Mar 18-posting waived retroactively; posted in committee
     Mar 21-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 24-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 26-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 27, 2008
     Mar 27-3rd reading, passed 97-0; received in Senate
     Apr 1-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
     Apr 2-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor
     Apr 10-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 59)

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