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49 Pa. Code § 9.142. Unlawful use of seal or stamp.

§ 9.142. Unlawful use of seal or stamp.

 (a)  An architect may not seal or stamp a document unless his license is current with the Board.

 (b)  An architect may not impress the seal or stamp, or knowingly permit it to be impressed or affixed, on drawings, specifications or other design documents which were not prepared by the architect or under his direct supervision.


   The provisions of this §  9.142 amended under sections 5(a), 6(a)—(d), 8(b) and (c), 10(b), 11(a), 12(a) and (c), 13(h) and 14 of the Architects Licensure Law (63 P.S. § §  34.5(a), 34.6(a)—(d), 34.8(b) and (c), 34.10(b), 34.11(a), 34.12(a) and (c), 34.13(h) and 34.14).


   The provisions of this §  9.142 amended January 30, 1987, effective January 31, 1987, 17 Pa.B. 542; amended July 10, 1998, effective July 11, 1998, 28 Pa.B. 3273. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (206078).

Cross References

   This section cited in 49 Pa. Code §  9.151 (relating to standards of professional conduct); and 49 Pa. Code §  43b.11a (relating to schedule of civil penalties—architects).

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