Delaware- SB 43 (Electrical Licensing)
Issue: Electrical Licensing Applicant Qualifications
Affects: Those who build pools/spas
Send comments to: Regan Ratliff, firstname.lastname@example.org
Summary: This bill outlines criminal history in determining if an applicant may receive an electrical license by the Board of Electrical Examiners.
(1) Permits the Board to grant waivers for felony convictions for crimes committed against a person where more than 3 years have elapsed, and more than 2 years have elapsed for other felonies.
(2) Permits the Board to grant waivers for felony and misdemeanor convictions if the applicant is on Level I or II probation.
(3) Precludes the Board from considering a conviction where more than 10 years have elapsed since the date of conviction.
(4) Requires an applicant to submit evidence that the applicant has not been convicted of a felony sexual offense.
Status: This bill was introduced April 18, 2019.