(1) With the exception of persons exempted under KRS 322A.080, it shall be unlawful for any person other than a registered geologist or a subordinate under the direction of a registered geologist to prepare any geologic reports or documents that are required by statute or administrative regulation.
(2) No person shall engage in the public practice of geology, or offer to publicly practice geology, in this Commonwealth, as defined in KRS 322A.010, or to use or otherwise assume, or advertise in any way any title or description tending to convey the impression that the person is a registered geologist, unless the person has been duly registered under the provisions of this chapter.

Terms Used In Kentucky Statutes 322A.090

  • Geologist: means a person who is qualified by reason of his or her knowledge of the principles of geology, acquired by professional education and practical experience, to engage in the public practice of geology. See Kentucky Statutes 322A.010
  • Geology: means the science which treats the earth as a whole. See Kentucky Statutes 322A.010
  • Registered geologist: means a person who is registered as a geologist under the provisions of this chapter. See Kentucky Statutes 322A.010
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.

Effective: July 14, 1992
History: Created 1992 Ky. Acts ch. 64, sec. 9, effective July 14, 1992.