HB 1515-1_ Filed 03/27/2003, 12:24

COMMITTEE REPORT

MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs and Interstate Cooperation, to which was referred House Bill No. 1515, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:

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    Page 11, line 28, delete " appropriate agency under section 2 of this chapter".
    Page 12, line 13, delete "Unless otherwise provided by this article, the" and insert " The".
    Page 12, line 31, delete "prescribe the number of home inspections that must be" and insert " grant, deny, suspend, and revoke approval of examinations and courses of study;".


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    Page 15, line 6, delete "Pass the national home inspector examination offered by" and insert " Complete a board approved training program or course of study involving the performance of home inspections and the preparation of home inspection reports and pass an examination prescribed or approved by the board.".
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    Page 19, line 13, delete "for which the licensee is" and insert " recommended in the licensee's home inspection report.".
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    Page 19, line 16, delete "parties dealing with".
    Page 19, line 17, delete "for which the licensee is responsible." and insert " recommended in the licensee's home inspection report.".
    Page 20, line 29, after "inspections" insert " for compensation".
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    Page 22, line 40, delete "has performed at least the number of home inspections" and insert " documents the performance of at least twenty-five (25) home inspections performed for compensation in the previous twelve (12) months or at least one hundred (100) home inspections performed for compensation in the individual's career.".
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    Page 23, line 27, delete "has performed at least the number of home inspections" and insert " documents the performance of at least twenty-five (25) home inspections performed for compensation in the previous twelve (12) months or at least one hundred (100) home inspections performed for compensation in the individual's

career.".
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    Page 23, line 33, delete "who does not" and insert " must".
    Page 23, line 34, delete "July 1, 2005," and insert " July 1, 2005. If a board member does not obtain the requisite license on or before July 1, 2005, the board member".
    Page 23, line 37, after "act." insert " If a board member resigns under this SECTION for failure to obtain a home inspector's license, the acts of the board member and the board before July 1, 2005, are nonetheless legal and valid.".
    (Reference is to HB 1515 as reprinted March 4, 2003.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

Committee Vote: Yeas 6, Nays 1.

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    Riegsecker
Chairperson


CR151502/DI 87    2003