The Board shall have the following general powers and duties:

(1)        To administer and interpret this Chapter;

(2)        To adopt rules in the manner prescribed by Chapter 150B of the N.C. Gen. Stat. as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this Chapter;

(3)        To determine the qualifications of persons who are licensed or certified pursuant to this Chapter;

(4)        To issue, renew, deny, restrict, suspend, or revoke licenses and to carry out any of the other actions authorized by this Chapter;

(5)        To establish, publish, and enforce rules of professional conduct, and to regulate advertising by licensees;

(6)        To maintain a record of all proceedings and make available to persons licensed under this Chapter, and to other concerned parties, an annual report of all Board action;

(7)        To collect fees for licensure, licensure renewal, and other services deemed necessary to carry out the purpose of this Chapter;

(8)        To employ and fix the compensation of personnel, including an executive director, that the Board determines are necessary to carry out the provisions of this Chapter and to incur other expenses necessary to effectuate this Chapter;

(9)        To conduct investigations for the purpose of determining whether violations of this Chapter or grounds for disciplining persons licensed or certified under this Chapter exist; and,

(10)      To adopt a seal containing the name of the Board for use on all certificates, licenses, and official reports issued by it. (1989 (Reg. Sess., 1990), c. 1033.)

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes 88A-6

  • Board: means the North Carolina Board of Electrolysis Examiners. See North Carolina General Statutes 88A-3
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of a statute, shall be construed to mean the section next preceding or next following that in which such reference is made; unless when some other section is expressly designated in such reference. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • seal: shall be construed to include an impression of such official seal, made upon the paper alone, as well as an impression made by means of a wafer or of wax affixed thereto. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3