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Act 733 of 2002
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***** Act 733 of 2002 THIS ACT IS REPEALED BY ACT 407 OF 2016 EFFECTIVE APRIL 4, 2017 *****


Act 733 of 2002

AN ACT to regulate the installation, alteration, maintenance, improvement, and inspection of plumbing; to provide certain powers and duties for certain state agencies and departments; to create a plumbing board; to define plumbing, plumbing contractors, and the classification of plumbers and to set standards for those classifications; to provide for the licensing and regulation of classes of plumbers and plumbing contractors; to prescribe fees and the disposition of money derived from those fees; to provide for the promulgation of rules; to prescribe remedies and penalties; and to repeal acts and parts of acts.

History: 2002, Act 733, Eff. Mar. 31, 2003

© 2015 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 338.3511SectionShort title.
Section 338.3513SectionDefinitions; A to C.
Section 338.3515SectionDefinitions; D to G.
Section 338.3517SectionDefinitions; J to M.
Section 338.3519SectionDefinitions; P.
Section 338.3521SectionDefinitions; R to W.
Section 338.3523SectionState plumbing board; creation; membership; appointment; qualifications; terms; compensation; meetings; quorum; election of officers; public meeting; availability of writings; access to files; maintenance; rules; licensure examination.
Section 338.3525SectionPlumbing; license required; exceptions.
Section 338.3527SectionPlumbing contractor, master plumber, and journey plumber's examination.
Section 338.3529SectionPlumbing contractor, master, or journey licensure; conditions for examination.
Section 338.3531SectionPlumbing contractor's license; issuance; conditions; requirements.
Section 338.3533SectionMaster plumber's license; issuance; conditions; requirements.
Section 338.3535SectionJourney plumber's license; issuance; conditions; affidavit stating amount of experience; renewal; "armed forces" defined.
Section 338.3537SectionApprentice plumber; registration; requirements.
Section 338.3539SectionMaster plumber; inactive license; issuance as active; holding active master and journey plumber license.
Section 338.3541SectionLicense or apprentice registration; renewal; fees; master plumber or plumbing contractor license; receipt of completed application; time period for issuance; report; waiver of fee; “completed application” defined.
Section 338.3543SectionLicensure without examination; reciprocity.
Section 338.3545SectionLost or destroyed license or registration; fee.
Section 338.3547SectionDisposition of license fees and income.
Section 338.3549SectionPlumbing inspector; prohibited conduct.
Section 338.3551SectionPlumbing permits; issuance by state or governmental subdivision.
Section 338.3553SectionInvestigations; hearings; board action; grounds; prohibited activity.
Section 338.3555SectionViolation of asbestos abatement contractors licensing act.
Section 338.3557SectionSanctions.
Section 338.3559SectionViolation as misdemeanor; penalty.
Section 338.3561SectionEnforcement action.
Section 338.3563SectionProvision in conflict with Stille-DeRossett-Hale single state construction code act.
Section 338.3565SectionReferences to other acts.
Section 338.3567SectionLiability.
Section 338.3569SectionRepeal of MCL 338.901 to 338.917 and 338.951 to 338.965.
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