CAPHCC Advocacy Brief by Richard Markuson

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Sacramento, CA – Changes to Mercury Thermostat Collection Act of 2021 Since the inception of the 2008 Act, regulators have become increasingly concerned the collection of thermostats has been lackluster. Furthermore, they believe outreach by the thermostat industry has failed to properly inform appropriate entities that collection is available, and many consumers and retailers alike are unaware of the program. …

CSLB Reminds Contractors of Requirements for Mechanical Systems Acceptance Tests

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www.cslb.ca.gov     |     CheckTheLicenseFirst.com     |     SeniorScamStopper.com September 14, 2022 CSLB #22-09 CSLB Reminds Contractors of Requirements for Mechanical Systems Acceptance Tests SACRAMENTO, CA – The Contractors State License Board (CSLB) has an important reminder for contractors who perform mechanical systems acceptance tests. Any person performing these tests in a nonresidential building must be certified as an acceptance test technician …

The Inflation Reduction Act Explained, by PHCC-National

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Join PHCC-National’s Mark Valentini and Chuck White as they break down what the Inflation Reduction Act means for PHCC Member Contractors.  The meeting will be held September 15 at 11 AM PST. Register HERE today! Mark Valentini is the Director of Legislative Affairs for PHCC—National Association. A politically savvy, results-oriented professional with more than 20 years of experience on Capitol Hill …

UPC Code Update by Tim Rutledge, Instructor, PHCC GSA Training Facility

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8/25/2022 Uniform Plumbing Code update: Table 703.2 note  #4 Not to exceed five water closets or five six-unit traps. What Changed: Previous versions of the code book would only allow up to 3 water closets or six-unit traps on a horizontal 3” pipe and 4 water closets or six-unit traps on a vertical 3” pipe or stack. Why it Changed: …

CAPHCC Action Alert – Your Comments Needed

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Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) Kao has issued a ruling in the consolidated Energy Efficiency (EE) Business Plan and Portfolio Plan application proceeding, presenting Energy Division’s staff proposal for party comment regarding a phased transition to provide fewer ratepayer-funded incentives for gas EE measures.  The ruling also seeks party comments on modifications to the Codes and Standards Advocacy programs as well …

Grant Money Available – Paid Family Leave for PHCC Contractors w 1-100 Employees

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Important Information for PHCC Member/Contractors: Up to $2000 Available for Small Businesses – Visit Here to Learn More:  PFL Program Overview (californiapfl.com) California’s Paid Family Leave program allows California workers to take paid leave to bond with a new child (through birth, adoption, or foster care) or to care for a seriously ill family member. Beginning July 1, 2020, this …

CSLB Sting Locations Needed

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SACRAMENTO – Undercover sting operations are the best way for CSLB to catch individuals in the act of contracting without a license. In order to continue these efforts to protect consumers and curb the underground economy, CSLB needs access to more residential and commercial properties to use as sting sites. CSLB’s Statewide Investigative Fraud Teams (SWIFT) conducts the stings with the …