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§ 16-3A-04. Exceptions to license requirement; reciprocity for out-of-state licensees

West's Annotated Code of MarylandBusiness Occupations and Professions

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Business Occupations and Professions
Title 16. Real Estate Appraisers, Appraisal Management Companies, and Home Inspectors (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 3a. Licensing of Home Inspectors (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Business Occupations & Professions, § 16-3A-04
§ 16-3A-04. Exceptions to license requirement; reciprocity for out-of-state licensees
In general
(a) Except as provided in subsection (c) of this section, subject to the licensing provisions of this section, the Commission may issue a license by reciprocity under this section for an applicant who is licensed to provide home inspection services in another state.
Grounds for reciprocity
(b) The Commission may issue a license by reciprocity under this section for an applicant who is licensed to provide home inspection services in another state only if the applicant:
(1) pays to the Commission an application fee as set by the Commission; and
(2) provides adequate evidence that the applicant:
(i) meets the qualifications otherwise required by this subtitle;
(ii) holds an active license in good standing from the other state;
(iii) became licensed in the other state after meeting, in that or another state, requirements that were at least equivalent to those then required by the laws of this State; or
(iv) at the time of the application for a license by reciprocity under this section, the applicant meets the requirements currently required by the laws of this State.
Satisfactory combination of education, training, and experience
(c) Subject to the licensing provisions in this section, the Commission may issue a license by reciprocity to provide home inspection services to an individual who satisfies to the Commission that the applicant is qualified based on a combination of comparable education, training, and experience in providing home inspection services.

Credits

Added by Acts 2001, c. 470, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2001. Amended by Acts 2002, c. 226, § 1, eff. July 1, 2002.
MD Code, Business Occupations & Professions, § 16-3A-04, MD BUS OCCUP & PROF § 16-3A-04
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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