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File #: 170166    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 2/23/2017 In control: Committee on Licenses and Inspections
On agenda: Final action: 3/30/2017
Title: Amending Chapter 9-500 of The Philadelphia Code (entitled "Boilers, Fuel, Heat and Refrigeration") to revise certain provisions relating to licenses and fees and delete provisions relating to warm air heating apparatus; all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Quiñones Sánchez
Indexes: FEES, LICENSES
Code sections: 9-500 - Boilers, Fuel, Heat and Refrigeration
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 17016600.pdf, 2. CertifiedCopy17016600.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
4/4/20170 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
3/30/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass16:1 Action details Not available
3/23/20170 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
3/23/20170 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
3/23/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
3/22/20170 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
3/22/20170 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
3/22/20170 Committee on Licenses and Inspections REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
3/15/20170 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
3/15/20170 Committee on Licenses and Inspections Cancellation of Scheduled Public Hearing   Action details Not available
2/23/20170 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
Amending Chapter 9-500 of The Philadelphia Code (entitled "Boilers, Fuel, Heat and Refrigeration") to revise certain provisions relating to licenses and fees and delete provisions relating to warm air heating apparatus; all under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Chapter 9-500 of The Philadelphia Code is amended to read as follows

CHAPTER 9-500. BOILERS, FUEL, HEAT AND REFRIGERATION.

§ 9-501. Boilers, Engines, and Refrigeration Machinery.

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(2) Licenses.

(a) Licenses shall be divided into the following [five] four grades:

(.1) Grade A - steam boiler, stationary and refrigeration engineer;

(.2) [Grade A-1 - steam boiler, stationary or refrigeration engineer employed exclusively by and for the School District of Philadelphia;

(.3)] Grade B - refrigeration engineer;

[(.4)] (.3) Grade C - portable and stationary engineer;

[(.5)] (.4) Grade D - fireman.

(b) No license shall be issued unless the applicant:

(.1) is 18 years of age;

(.2) [for Grades A, B, C and D] has had at least two (2) years of experience as an assistant engineer or helper, and is recommended by two licensed engineers; [. Experience as a Grade A-1 engineer employed by the School District of Philadelphia does fulfill the requirements of this Section;]

[(.3) if an applicant for the Grade A-1 license, has been recommended by the School District of Philadelphia Administrator of Management Services;]

[(.4)] (.3) has passed [the] an examination [or investigation] prescribed by [regulation of] the Department, to determine professional qualifications [and good moral character];

[(.5)] (.4) in connection with an initial license, pays [an examination] a non-refundable application fee of [twenty-five (25) dollars for Grades A, B, C and D and thereafter] $20, ...

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