§ 20-288 Definitions
§ 20-289 Architectural Licensing Board in the Department of Consumer Protection. Regulation and licensure of architects. Appeals
§ 20-289a Public Works Commissioner to perform fiscal duties of and provide clerical assistance to board
§ 20-290 Use of title “architect”
§ 20-291 Examination
§ 20-292 Renewal of license. Fees
§ 20-293 Seal
§ 20-294 Suspension or revocation of license or certificate. Civil penalty. Reissuance
§ 20-295b Holders of certificate of authority as licensed architects
§ 20-296 Inquiry into alleged violations. Orders. Civil penalty
§ 20-297 Penalty
§ 20-298 Exempted activities
§ 20-298a Partnerships of architects and professional engineers
§ 20-298b Practice of architecture by corporations

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 390

  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Architect: means a person who engages in the practice of architecture. See Connecticut General Statutes 20-288
  • Board: means the Architectural Licensing Board appointed under the provisions of section 20-289. See Connecticut General Statutes 20-288
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • farm: includes farm buildings, and accessory buildings thereto, nurseries, orchards, ranges, greenhouses, hoophouses and other temporary structures or other structures used primarily for the raising and, as an incident to ordinary farming operations, the sale of agricultural or horticultural commodities. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • practice architecture: means rendering or offering to render service by consultation, investigation, evaluations, preliminary studies, plans, specifications and coordination of structural factors concerning the aesthetic or structural design and contract administration of building construction or any other service in connection with the designing or contract administration of building construction located within the boundaries of this state, regardless of whether any person performing such duties is performing one or all of such duties or whether such person is performing them in person or as the directing head of an office or organization performing them. See Connecticut General Statutes 20-288
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.