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“Are We Doing Enough to Protect the Public Welfare?”
That was the question posed by Tim Austin, NSPE President, as he spoke to the lunchtime gathering of professional engineers who attended the PSPE State Conference on September 24 and 25, 2015.
Licensure for Accountants and Security Guards, but Not Engineers?
A well financed and coordinated effort is underway that questions whether states need to regulate licensed professionals, including engineers. In its draft 2014-2015 Annual Report, the Job Creation Committee (JCC) in the state of Indiana, recommended eliminating licensure for engineers in that state. This same committee felt it important continue licensing accountants, manufactured home installers, private investigators, security guards, and funeral directors. READ MORE
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