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Old 6/28/18, 2:23 PM
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Default Ohio Home Inspector Legislation.

https://www.nachi.org/documents2012/...egislation.pdf
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Old 6/29/18, 12:08 AM
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Default Re: Ohio Home Inspector Legislation.

It's not a law yet, but here's the grandfather section.


Section 6. (A) Notwithstanding section 4764.07 of the
Revised Code, as enacted by this act, and except as provided
under section 4764.14 of the Revised Code, as enacted by this
act, during the period of time beginning on the date the last
initial member of the Ohio Home Inspector Board is appointed
pursuant to section 4764.04 of the Revised Code, as enacted by
this act, and ending one hundred twenty days after that date,
the Superintendent of Real Estate and Professional Licensing
shall issue a home inspector license if a person applies for a
license on a form the Superintendent provides and pays the fee specified in section 4764.05 of the Revised Code, as enacted by
this act, and if the applicant demonstrates all of the
following:
(1) Proof of maintaining or being covered by a
comprehensive general liability insurance policy or a commercial
general liability insurance policy in accordance with division
(A) of section 4764.11 of the Revised Code, as enacted by this
act;
(2) Proof by direct documentation or signed affidavit
attesting to having met any three of the following requirements
to demonstrate participation in the home inspection field prior
to the effective date of this act:

(a) Having performed at least two hundred home inspections
for clients for compensation or other valuable consideration;
(b) Having successfully passed a home inspector
examination specified in division (D)(4) of section 4764.07 of
the Revised Code, as enacted by this act;
(c) Having actively operated a home inspection business in
this state for three years before the effective date of this act
under a business name officially registered with the Secretary
of State;
(d) Having been employed as a home inspector for the
consecutive thirty-six months before the effective date of this
act by an inspection company or person whose owner or manager
meets the license requirement specified in this section;
(e) Having successfully completed eighty hours of
instruction of the type that would qualify for continuing
education credit under section 4764.08 of the Revised Code, as
enacted by this act;
(f) Having a license, registration, or certification in
good standing to perform the duties of a home inspector in
another jurisdiction that has requirements for licensure,
registration, or certification that are substantially similar to
Chapter 4764. of the Revised Code, as enacted by this act;
(g) Having prepared at least five home inspection reports
that have been verified as being in compliance with standards
adopted by a national organization that consists of and
represents home inspectors;
(h) Having completed, not more than one year before the
effective date of this act, at least one peer review session
conducted by a national organization that consists of and
represents home inspectors.
(3) Proof of signing an attestation that the applicant
agrees to comply with the requirements specified in rules
adopted by the Board pursuant to division (A)(10) of section
4764.05 of the Revised Code, as enacted by this act;
(4) In a written statement, acknowledgment that the person
understands the grounds for any disciplinary action that may be
initiated under Chapter 4764. of the Revised Code, as enacted by
this act.



Bill Forrest
Certified Master Inspector®
MSRE Home Inspection Services
3619 Rockport Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44111
(216) 403-4511

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Old 6/29/18, 8:58 AM
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Home inspector licensure bill passes Ohio House!




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