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2018 Regular Session
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Overview
At the request of: (at the request of Governor Kate Brown)
Chief Sponsors:
Regular Sponsors: Introduced and printed pursuant to House Rule 12.00. Presession filed
Bill Title: Relating to contractors.
Catchline/Summary: Allows individual applying for construction contractor license with residential general contractor or residential specialty contractor endorsement who has specified amount of experience in construction-related activities on residential or small commercial structures to obtain license and endorsement without meeting contractor training requirements or paying fees to Construction Contractors Board.
Allows applicant] individual applying for construction contractor license with residential general contractor or residential specialty contractor endorsement who has specified amount of experience in construction-related activities on residential or small commercial structures to obtain license and endorsement without meeting contractor training requirements or paying fees to Construction Contractors Board. Allows applicant who has specified amount and type of experience in plumbing work on residential or small commercial structures to obtain plumbing contractor license without meeting contractor training requirements or paying fees to State Plumbing Board.] Allows applicant who has specified amount and type of experience in electrical work on residential or small commercial structures to obtain electrical contractor license without meeting contractor training requirements or paying fees to Department of Consumer and Business Services.] Allows plumbing contractor or electrical contractor who obtained license based on experience without training or board or department fees to obtain construction contractor license with residential specialty contractor endorsement without meeting construction contractor training requirements or paying fees to Construction Contractors Board.] Allows individual qualifying for plumbing contractor license or electrical contractor license to obtain license without fee payment if individual obtained construction contractor license with residential general contractor or residential specialty contractor endorsement without meeting training or fee payment requirements. Allows business owned and managed by person who obtained construction contractor license with residential general contractor or residential specialty contractor endorsement without meeting training and fee payment requirements to qualify as emerging small business and obtain loan for capital investment purposes if contractor agrees to certain conditions. Allows business owned and managed by person who obtained construction contractor license with residential general contractor or residential specialty contractor endorsement without meeting training and fee payment requirements to qualify for financial support as local economic development assistance for workforce investment] recruitment, training or retention if contractor agrees to certain conditions. Requires board to report to interim committee of Legislative Assembly no later than October 1, 2020, regarding program allowing individual to obtain construction contractor license with residential general contractor or residential specialty contractor endorsement without meeting contractor training requirements or paying fees to board. Requires Department of Consumer and Business Services to report to interim committee of Legislative Assembly no later than October 1, 2020, regarding program allowing qualified individual to obtain plumbing contractor or electrical contractor license if individual obtained construction contractor license with residential general contractor or residential specialty contractor endorsement without meeting training or fee payment requirements. Requires Oregon Business Development Department to report to interim committee of Legislative Assembly no later than October 1, 2020, regarding program allowing individual who obtained construction contractor license with residential general contractor or residential .
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Fiscal Impact: Has Minimal Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: Senate Desk - Awaiting First Reading
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