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2017 Senate Bill 297: Mandate electrician have proof of licensure while on job

Public Act 151 of 2017

Introduced by Sen. Kenneth Horn (R) on March 30, 2017
To mandate that an electrician on a job must show a government official or inspector a photo ID and evidence of licensure status if ordered. Also, to only allow an individual to get a "master electrician" license if an individual has at least 12,000 hours of experience in related work under the supervision of a master electrician, and has held an electrical journeyman's license for at least two years.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Regulatory Reform Committee on March 30, 2017
Reported in the Senate on May 25, 2017
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on June 8, 2017.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
(same description)
To mandate that an electrician on a job must show a government official or inspector a photo ID and evidence of licensure status if ordered. Also, to only allow an individual to get a "master electrician" license if an individual has at least 12,000 hours of experience in related work under the supervision of a master electrician, and has held an electrical journeyman's license for at least two years.
Received in the House on June 8, 2017
Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on June 8, 2017
Reported in the House on November 8, 2017
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 89 to 20 in the House on May 1, 2018.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
(same description)
To mandate that an electrician on a job must show a government official or inspector a photo ID and evidence of licensure status if ordered. Also, to only allow an individual to get a "master electrician" license if an individual has at least 12,000 hours of experience in related work under the supervision of a master electrician, and has held an electrical journeyman's license for at least two years.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on May 15, 2018

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