61G4-15.034. Certification of Tower Specialty Contractors  

Effective on Wednesday, November 10, 2010
  • 1(1) Scope of Rule. The purpose of this rule is to provide for certification of tower specialty contractors.

    19(2) Definition. A tower specialty contractor is qualified and certified by the board to perform any work involving the construction, repair and alteration of uninhabitable towers for purposes of communications, energy, water, or utilities; including construction of accessory use structures not exceeding three stories in height which house related equipment.

    69(3) An applicant for a tower specialty contractor certification shall pass the general contractor examination and shall demonstrate experience in the construction, repair and alteration of towers and accessory use structures.

    100(4) The additional certification procedures and fees for certified cell tower specialty contractors shall be the same as those provided for the certification of other contractors as defined and set forth in Sections 133489.109, 134489.111, 135489.113, 136489.114, 137489.115, 138and 139489.116, F.S.

    141(5) Nothing in this rule shall be deemed to restrict or limit in any manner the scope of work authorized by law of other contractor classifications.

    167(6) Certified Tower Contractors must maintain applicable worker’s compensation and general liability insurance as required by state and federal laws.

    187Rulemaking Authority 189455.213, 190489.108, 191489.113(6) FS. 193Law Implemented 195489.105(3)(q), 196489.113(6) FS. 198History–New 6-10-10, Amended 11-10-10.


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