Rule Changes Effective July 1, 2010

Following are changes in Commission rules that become effective July 1, 2010:

• Amend question #15 on the Residential Property Disclosure Form for home sellers to disclose whether their properties are affected by commercial, industrial, or military noise, odor, smoke, etc.;

• Allow postponement and completion of continuing education, Broker-in-Charge, and postlicensing courses, and the payment of license renewal fees for brokers and renewal of licensure/approval for brokers and instructors who are members of the United States armed forces serving in combat or in presidentially-declared disaster areas; and

•  Clarify when and under what circumstances students in the Broker-in-Charge Course and in all continuing education courses may be absent during the scheduled classroom hours and still receive continuing education credit for attending the course.

This article came from the May 2010-Vol41-1 edition of the bulletin.