OLR Bill Analysis

sHB 5307

AN ACT CONCERNING REGISTERED INTERIOR DESIGNERS.

SUMMARY:

This bill allows anyone who has obtained an interior designer's registration certificate or an architect's license from the Department of Consumer Protection to display or use any sign or seal to indicate that he or she is a registered interior designer in the state. By law, he or she may display or use any words, letters, figures, title, advertisement, or other devices to indicate registration.

The bill also requires a registered interior designer to include his or her registration certificate number in any advertisement or written communication. Current law bans such practice.

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2012

COMMITTEE ACTION

General Law Committee

Joint Favorable Substitute

Yea

17

Nay

0

(03/13/2012)