02 NCAC 09L .0525          RECERTIFICATION OF PESTICIDE DEALERS

(a)  Pesticide dealers who have successfully completed the pesticide license examination requirements of G.S. 143‑449 are certified for a period of five years; however, all such individuals must renew their pesticide licenses annually, as required in the North Carolina Pesticide Law of 1971.

(b)  In order to insure that certified pesticide dealers continue to meet the needs of changing technology necessary for the safe and effective use of pesticides, they shall be subject to recertification requirements as herein defined.

(c)  In no event will the license of a pesticide dealer continue to be renewed annually for more than five years unless the individual has been recertified through one of the options in Rule .0526 of this Section.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑448; 143‑449;

Eff. October 22, 1981;

Amended Eff. November 1, 1988.