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The DC Code: § 47-2853.04 Regulated non-health related occupations and professions.

Index47 Taxation, Licensing, Permits, Assessments, and Fees. (Refs & Annos)
a
The following non-health related occupations and professions have been determined to require regulation in order to protect public health, safety or welfare, or to assure the public that persons engaged in such occupations or professions have the specialized skills or training required to perform the services offered:
1
Architect;
2
Asbestos Worker;
3
Attorney;
4
Barber;
4A
Body Artist.
5
Boxer/Wrestler;
6
Certified Public Accountant;
7
Clinical Laboratory Director;
8
Clinical Laboratory Technician;
9
Cosmetologist;
10
Commercial Driver;
11
Commercial Bicycle Operator;
12
Electrician;
12A
Elevator Mechanic;
12B
Elevator Contractor;
12C
Elevator Inspector;
13
Funeral Director;
14
Insurance Agent;
15
Insurance Broker;
16
Interior Designer;
17
Investment Advisor;
18
Land Surveyor;
19
Notary Public;
20
Operating Engineer;
21
Plumber/Gasfitter;
22
Principal (public school);
23
Private Correctional Officer;
24
Professional Engineer;
25
Property Manager;
26
Real Estate Appraiser;
27
Real Estate Broker;
28
Real Estate Salesperson;
29
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic;
30
Securities Agent;
31
Securities Broker-Dealer;
32
Security Alarm Agent;
33
Special Police Officer;
34
Steam Engineer;
35
Taxicab/Limousine Operator;
36
Teacher and Other Instructional Personnel (public schools only); and
37
Veterinarian.
b
No other non-health related occupation or profession shall be regulated other than as set forth in subsection (a) of this section, except where there has been a determination by the Mayor that regulation is needed to protect the public interest and is consistent with the criteria for regulation specified in § 47-2853.02.
c
All non-health related occupations and professions shall be regulated by the Mayor through the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs, except as follows:
1
Attorneys shall be regulated by the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, as provided in § 11-2501.
2
Notaries public shall be regulated by the Mayor, as provided in § 1- 1201.
3
Principals, teachers, and other instructional employees of the District of Columbia public schools shall be regulated by the Superintendent of Schools of the District of Columbia as delegated by the Board of Education, pursuant to § 38-105, and teachers and instructional employees of the University of the District of Columbia ("University") by the Board of Trustees of the University pursuant to §§ 38-1202.01 and 38-1202.06 and § 38-1202.11.
4
Insurance agents and brokers, securities agents and brokers, and investment advisers shall be regulated by the Department of Insurance and Securities Regulation, as provided in subchapter I of Chapter 1 of Title 31, Chapter 36 of Title 3, and Chapter 37 of Title 3.
5
Hackers, taxicab and limousine operators shall be regulated by the District of Columbia Taxicab Commission, as provided in § 47-2829.
6
Commercial drivers and commercial bicycle operators shall be regulated by the Department of Public Works, as provided in Chapter 16 of Title 50 and Chapter 4 of Title 50.
7
Special police, security alarm agents and private correctional officers shall be regulated by the Metropolitan Police Department as provided in § 5- 129.02; § 7-2805; and subchapter VII of Chapter 2 of Title 24.
8
Boxers, wrestlers, referees and other officials involved in boxing and wrestling contests shall be regulated by § 3-606(b).
9
Clinical laboratory directors and clinical laboratory technicians shall be regulated by the Mayor in accordance with Chapter 2 of Title 44.
10
Veterinarians shall be regulated by the Mayor in accordance with subchapter I of Chapter 5 of Title 3.
11
Funeral directors shall be regulated by the Mayor in accordance with Chapter 4 of Title 3.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 47-2853.4. Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 18-111, in subsec. (a), deleted "and" from the end of par. (36); substituted "; and" for a period at the end of par. (37), and added pars. (38) to (40). D.C. Law 19-171 redesignated subsecs. (a)(38) to (40) as subsecs. (a)(12A) to (12C). D.C. Law 19-193 added subsec. (a)(4A). Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 2151(b) of Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Support Second Emergency Act of 2009 (D.C. Act 18-207, October 15, 2009, 56 DCR 8234). For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 2151(b) of Fiscal Year Budget Support Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2009 (D.C. Act 18-260, January 4, 2010, 57 DCR 345). Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 12-261, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 47-2801. For Law 18-111, see notes following § 47-305.02. For history of Law 19-171, see notes under § 47-369.01. For history of Law 19-193, see notes under § 47-2809.01. Miscellaneous Notes Short title: Section 2150 of D.C. Law 18-111 provided that subtitle P of title II of the act may be cited as the "Elevator Maintenance Standards and Licensing Act of 2009". DC CODE § 47-2853.04 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Apr. 20, 1999, D.C. Law 12-261, § 1002, 46 DCR 3142; Mar. 3, 2010, D.C. Law 18-111, § 2151(b), 57 DCR 181; Sept. 26, 2012, D.C. Law 19-171, § 121, 59 DCR 6190; Oct. 23, 2012, D.C. Law 19-193, § 3(c), 59 DCR 10388.)