Maine Revised Statutes

§2190. Denial of license; suspension or revocation

The department may suspend or revoke a license pursuant to Title 5, section 10004. In addition, the department may refuse to issue or renew or the District Court may suspend, revoke or refuse to renew a license on any of the following grounds: [1999, c. 84, §3 (NEW); 1999, c. 547, Pt. B, §78 (AMD); 1999, c. 547, Pt. B, §80 (AFF).]

1. Misstatement.  Deliberate misstatement in the application for original license or in the application for any renewal license under this subchapter;
[ 1999, c. 84, §3 (NEW) .]
2. Violation.  Violating any provision of this chapter or any rule of the department;
[ 1999, c. 84, §3 (NEW) .]
3. Aiding or abetting.  Willfully aiding or abetting another in the violation of this subchapter or of any rule issued pursuant to this subchapter;
[ 1999, c. 84, §3 (NEW) .]
4. Unauthorized use of license.  Allowing one's license under this subchapter to be used by an unlicensed person;
[ 1999, c. 84, §3 (NEW) .]
5. Misrepresentation.  Making substantial misrepresentation or false promises of a character likely to influence, persuade or induce in connection with the business of an arborist;
[ 1999, c. 84, §3 (NEW) .]
6. False advertising.  Pursuing a continued course of misrepresentation or of making false promises through advertising, sales representatives, agents or otherwise in connection with the business of an arborist;
[ 2003, c. 343, §3 (AMD) .]
7. Qualifications.  Failure to possess the necessary qualifications or to meet the requirements of this subchapter for the issuance or holding of a license; or
[ 2003, c. 343, §3 (AMD) .]
8. Continued course of unprofessional conduct.  Pursuing a continued course of conduct that violates the standards of practice for the profession as established by rule and that is demonstrated by repeated verified complaints against a licensed arborist.
[ 2003, c. 343, §4 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1999, c. 84, §3 (NEW). 1999, c. 547, §B78 (AMD). 1999, c. 547, §B80 (AFF). 2003, c. 343, §§3,4 (AMD).