New Jersey Register
Volume 39, Issue 8
Issue Date: April 16, 2007
Law And Public Safety
Division Of Consumer Affairs
New Jersey Board Of Examiners Of Master Plumbers
Adopted Amendment: N.J.A.C. 13:32-4.1 and 5.1
Requirement of Pressure Seal; Penalties for Misuse; Return of Pressure Seal; Fee Schedule
Proposed: December 4, 2006 at 38 N.J.R. 4984(a).
Adopted: February 22, 2007 by the New Jersey Board of Examiners of Master Plumbers, Mark McManus, Chairman.
Filed: March 14, 2007 as R.2007 d.101, without change.
Authority: N.J.S.A. 45:14C-7.
Effective Date: April 16, 2007.
Expiration Date: March 28, 2008.
Summary of Public Comment and Agency Response:
The official comment period ended February 2, 2007. The Board received no comments on the proposal.
Federal Standards Statement
A Federal standards analysis is not required because there are no Federal standards or requirements applicable to the subject matter of the adopted amendments.
Full text of the adoption follows:
13:32-4.1 Requirement of pressure seal; penalties for misuse; return of pressure seal
(a) At the time of the issuance of the license to a licensed master plumber, the Board shall authorize the vendor that issues pressure seals to furnish a pressure seal to the licensed master plumber. After the Board has informed an applicant that he or she has passed the licensing examination, the applicant shall submit to the Board the initial pressure seal fee pursuant to N.J.A.C. 13:32-5.1. The pressure seal shall remain the property of the Board and shall be returned to the Board as provided in (e) below.
(b)-(e) (No change.)
(f) A licensed master plumber who no longer possesses a pressure seal due to theft, loss or other cause, shall replace the seal by submitting to the Board a notarized letter detailing why the licensed master plumber no longer possesses the pressure seal.Thelicensed master plumber shall submit to the Board the replacement pressure seal fee pursuant to N.J.A.C. 13:32-5.1. The replacement pressure seal shall remain the property of the Board and shall be returned to the Board as provided in (e) above.
13:32-5.1 Fee schedule
(a) The following fees shall be charged by the Board:
1.-9. (No change.)
10. Initial pressure seal..............................................25.00
11. Replacement pressureseal...........................................25.00
Recodify existing 11.-14. as 12.-15. (No change in text.)