Architects, Professional Engineers, etc., Board for; establishes emeritus designation for licensees. (SB596)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers and Landscape Architects; issuance of license; emeritus designation.  Establishes an emeritus designation for licensees of theBoard for Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers and Landscape Architects who have retired from their practice provided (i) the license has not been revoked or suspended by the Board and (ii) the license holder does not practice or offer to practice architecture, engineering, land surveying, or landscape architecture. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2010Presented and ordered printed 10103737D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/20/2010Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2010Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2010Placed on Calendar
02/03/2010Read first time
02/03/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/23/2010Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
02/23/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
03/01/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB596)
03/02/2010Reported from General Laws (18-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2010Read second time
03/04/2010Read third time
03/04/2010Passed House (96-Y 3-N 1-A)
03/04/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (96-Y 3-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
03/11/2010Signed by President
03/11/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB596ER)
03/11/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB596ER)
03/11/2010Signed by Speaker
03/12/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 612 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0612)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 55 seconds.