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§ 6-604. Duty of electrician to maintain insurance

West's Annotated Code of MarylandBusiness Occupations and ProfessionsEffective: July 1, 2021

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Business Occupations and Professions
Title 6. Electricians (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 6. Miscellaneous Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Effective: July 1, 2021
MD Code, Business Occupations & Professions, § 6-604
§ 6-604. Duty of electrician to maintain insurance
Application of section
(a) This section does not apply to a State licensee on inactive status.
Duty to maintain insurance
(b) A master electrician who is licensed by the State Board and provides electrical services or a person to whom a master electrician licensed by the State Board assigns a local registration under this title shall:
(1) maintain general liability insurance in the amount of at least $300,000;
(2) maintain property damage insurance in the amount of at least $100,000; and
(3) submit proof of the required insurance to the State Board.
Proof of insurance
(c)(1) An applicant for a State license shall submit proof of the insurance required under this section to the State Board with the license application.
(2) The State Board may not issue a State license to an applicant to whom the insurance requirements of this section would apply unless the applicant submits proof of the insurance.
Requirement to renew license
(d) Unless an applicant meets the insurance requirements of this section, the State Board may not renew a State license of the applicant to whom the insurance requirements of this section would apply.
Notice of insurance cancellation
(e) If the insurance required under this section is canceled, the insurer shall notify the State Board within 10 days after the date of cancellation.
Bond requirements
(f) If a local jurisdiction requires an applicant for a local license to execute a bond to the local jurisdiction, the applicant may satisfy the bond requirement by submitting proof of the insurance required under this section.

Credits

Added by Acts 1989, c. 3, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1989. Amended by Acts 2021, c. 708, § 1, eff. July 1, 2021.
Formerly Art. 56A, § 2-604.
MD Code, Business Occupations & Professions, § 6-604, MD BUS OCCUP & PROF § 6-604
Current through all legislation from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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