CHAPTER NO. 612

SENATE BILL NO. 2611

By Haynes

Substituted for: House Bill No. 2332

By Garrett

AN ACT To amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 62-2-404, relative to engineer application, examination and registration fees.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE:

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 62-2-404, is amended by deleting subsection (b) in its entirety and by substituting instead the following:

(b)(1) The initial application fee shall be established by the board and shall accompany the application.

(2) The application fee for engineer intern certification or enrollment shall be established by the board and shall accompany the application. The application fee for engineer intern certification or enrollment shall entitle the applicant to take any required examination(s) once.

(3) Upon approval to take any required examination(s), the applicant for registration shall pay to the board the cost of the current examination(s) and scoring.

(4) The registration fee shall be established by the board and shall be paid upon approval of the application.

(5) Should the board deny the issuance of a certificate to any applicant, the application fee shall be retained by the board.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.

PASSED: March 2, 1998

APPROVED this 12th day of March 1998