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Kentucky Revised Statutes Title XVII. Economic Security and Public Welfare § 198B.6407. Reciprocity;  terms and conditions

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(1)  The certification requirements established within this chapter may be waived for a person moving into the Commonwealth from another jurisdiction, and a fire sprinkler inspector's certification granted, if:

(a) The other jurisdiction grants the same privileges to certified fire sprinkler inspectors of Kentucky as Kentucky grants to certified or licensed fire sprinkler inspectors of that other jurisdiction;

(b) The individual is certified or licensed in the other jurisdiction;

(c) The certification or licensing requirements of the other jurisdiction are substantially similar to the requirements in this chapter;  and

(d) The individual submits a notarized letter stating that he or she has read, is familiar with, and will abide by this chapter and the administrative regulations promulgated by the department.

(2)  An individual seeking a fire sprinkler inspector's certification under this section shall:

(a) Submit a completed fire sprinkler inspector's written or electronic application form as provided by the department;  and

(b)  1. Provide a certificate of insurance issued by an insurance company or other legal entity permitted to transact business in Kentucky with a general liability coverage of at least five hundred thousand dollars ($500,000).  Liability insurance shall cover the legal liability of the certified fire sprinkler inspector as the result of erroneous acts or failure to act in his or her capacity as a fire sprinkler inspector and shall be in the form of a certificate of insurance executed by an insurer permitted to do business in this state or exported by a licensed surplus lines broker to an eligible carrier pursuant to KRS 304.10-020 to 304.10-210;  or

2. Submit an affidavit from a sprinkler contractor that he or she is covered as an employee of a sprinkler contractor that is in good standing and currently licensed by the department.

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