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SB-1371 Occupational licensing: list.(2017-2018)

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Date Published: 02/16/2018 09:00 PM
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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2017–2018 REGULAR SESSION

Senate Bill No. 1371


Introduced by Senator Morrell

February 16, 2018


An act to add Section 41 to the Business and Professions Code, relating to professions and vocations.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


SB 1371, as introduced, Morrell. Occupational licensing: list.
Existing law provides for the licensure and regulation of various professions and vocations by state entities, including, but not limited to, the boards, bureaus, and committees in the Department of Consumer Affairs.
This bill would provide a list of certain occupational licenses and would state that it is the purpose of this provision to establish and maintain a complete list of all occupational licenses required by the State of California. The bill would state the intent of the Legislature to continue to update and complete the list of occupational licenses in this section. The bill would require that the list be kept updated by an unspecified entity.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: YES   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 41 is added to the Business and Professions Code, to read:

41.
 (a) The purpose of this section is to establish and maintain a complete list of all occupational licenses required by the State of California. It is the intent of the Legislature to continue to update and complete the list of occupational licenses in this section. The list in this section shall be updated by ____ whenever a new license is established and posted on a State of California Internet Web site.
(b) Licenses under the Department of Consumer Affairs:
(1) The Dental Board of California: dentist.
(2) The Medical Board of California: physician and surgeon; midwife.
(3) The State Board of Optometry: optometrist.
(4) The California State Board of Pharmacy: pharmacist; pharmacies.
(5) The Veterinary Medical Board: veterinarians; veterinary premises.
(6) The California Board of Accountancy: accountant; accounting firms.
(7) The California Architects Board: architect.
(8) The State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology: barber; cosmetologist; establishment.
(9) The Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists: professional engineer; land surveyor; geologist.
(10) The Contractors’ State License Board: contractor.
(11) The Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education: private postsecondary educational institutions.
(12) The Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair, Home Furnishings, and Thermal Insulation: service dealer; service contractors; home furnishings businesses; thermal insulation manufacturers.
(13) The Board of Registered Nursing: registered nurse; nurse practitioner; public health nurse.
(14) The Board of Behavioral Sciences: licensed clinical social worker; licensed educational psychologist; licensed marriage and family therapist; licensed professional clinical counselor.
(15) The State Athletic Commission: professional boxer; professional martial arts fighter; manager; trainer; second; referee; judge; matchmaker; timekeeper; promoter.
(16) The Cemetery and Funeral Bureau: cemeteries; cemetery manager; cemetery salesperson; broker; crematories; crematory manager; cremated remains disposer; embalmer; funeral director; funeral establishments.
(17) The Bureau of Security and Investigative Services: alarm companies and employees; locksmith companies and locksmiths; private investigator; private patrol operator, security guard, repossession agencies and employees.
(18) The Court Reporters Board of California: certified shorthand reporter.
(19) The Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians: vocational nurse; psychiatric technician.
(20) The Landscape Architects Technical Committee: landscape architect.
(21) The Bureau of Automotive Repair: automotive repair dealer; brake and lamp adjuster; brake and lamp stations; smog check stations; smog check repair technician.
(22) The Respiratory Care Board of California: respiratory care practitioner.
(23) The Acupuncture Board: acupuncturist.
(24) The Board of Psychology: psychologist.
(25) The California Board of Podiatric Medicine: doctor of podiatric medicine.
(26) The Physical Therapy Board of California: physical therapist.
(27) The Physician Assistant Committee: physician assistant.
(28) The Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board: speech-language pathologist; audiologist; hearing aid dispenser.
(29) The California Board of Occupational Therapy: occupational therapist.
(30) The Osteopathic Medical Board of California: osteopathic physician and surgeon.
(31) The Naturopathic Medicine Committee: naturopathic doctor.
(32) The Dental Hygiene Committee of California: dental hygienist.
(33) The Professional Fiduciaries Bureau: professional fiduciary.
(34) The State Board of Chiropractic Examiners: chiropractor.
(35) The Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers: real estate appraiser.
(36) The Structural Pest Control Board: operator, field representative, applicator.
(c) Licenses under entities other than the Department of Consumer Affairs:
(1) Teaching credential.
(2) School nurse services credential.
(3) Commercial fishing license.
(4) Deferred deposit originator.
(5) Finance lender; broker.
(6) California Radiologic Technologist.
(7) Certified Hemodialysis Technician.
(8) Investment Adviser Certificate.
(9) Life and Disability Insurance Analyst.
(10) Rental Car Agent.
(11) Vehicle Salesperson.
(12) Yacht and Ship Broker; Yacht and Ship Salesperson.
(13) Real estate broker; real estate sales person; mortgage loan originator.