H.B. No. 1162
relating to the training, examination, and seminar attendance
requirements for applicants for or holders of licenses or
registrations to perform certain activities pertaining to
compressed natural gas or liquefied natural gas.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
SECTION 1. Sections 116.034(a), (c), and (h), Natural
Resources Code, are amended to read as follows:
(a) The commission may [
shall] adopt rules providing [ the]
training[ , examination,] and seminar attendance requirements and
shall adopt rules providing examination requirements for persons
who are required or who wish to be licensed or registered under this
(c) Before a license or registration may be issued, the
person to be licensed or registered must satisfactorily complete
any [ the] training, examinations, and seminars required by the
(h) The commission may [ shall] recognize, prepare, or
administer continuing education programs for its licensees and
registrants. A licensee or registrant must participate in the
programs to the extent required by the commission to keep the
SECTION 2. This Act takes effect September 1, 2005.
President of the Senate Speaker of the House
I certify that H.B. No. 1162 was passed by the House on April
6, 2005, by a non-record vote.
Chief Clerk of the House
I certify that H.B. No. 1162 was passed by the Senate on May
25, 2005, by the following vote: Yeas 31, Nays 0.
Secretary of the Senate