Businesses and Professions

Plumbers, Irrigators, and Water System Installers

SECTION 5-20-3

§ 5-20-3 "Master plumber" defined. [Effective until January 1, 2017.].

(a) "Master plumber", as used in this chapter, means any person who as an independent contractor engages in this state in the business of installation, maintenance, or repair of plumbing in the building or upon the premises where that plumbing, as defined in § 5-20-2, is or is to be located, either by contract or agreement with the owner, lessee, tenant, or agent of those premises or building, or who employs one or more journeyperson plumbers, one or more plumber's apprentices, or other persons to assist in that installation, maintenance, or repair work or who performs any acts specified in this chapter for performance by a "master plumber".

(b) A person holding a valid master plumbers license under this chapter shall not be required to obtain an additional license under this chapter to perform master irrigation work.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1945, ch. 1661, § 2; G.L. 1956, § 5-20-3; P.L. 2001, ch. 214, § 2.)