Current with legislation from 2023 effective through April 13, 2023.
Section 17-25-605 - Applicant qualifications(a) The Residential Contractors Committee may limit a roofing contractor registration certificate issued by the committee to the character of work that the applicant is qualified to perform.(b) In addition to the offenses listed in § 17-3-102, the committee may consider the following convictions when determining an applicant's fitness for a roofing contractor registration certificate under this subchapter:(1) Conviction of a crime with an element of dishonesty or fraud under the laws of this state, another state, or the United States;(2) Conviction of a voyeurism offense as prohibited in §§ 5-16-101 and 5-16-102;(3) Conviction under the Arkansas Hot Check Law, § 5-37-301 et seq.; and(4)(A) Conviction of a crime or act that is substantially related to the qualifications, functions, or duties of a roofing contractor.(B) A crime or act is substantially related to the qualifications, functions, or duties of a roofing contractor if, to a substantial degree, the crime or act indicates a present or potential unfitness of a person applying for or holding a roofing contractor registration certificate to perform the functions authorized by the roofing contractor registration certificate.Added by Act 2021, No. 1072,§ 3, eff. 1/1/2022.