Issuance; certificate of enrollment as land-surveyor-in-training
Sec. 2. (a) The board shall issue a certificate of enrollment as a land-surveyor-in-training upon the payment of the certificate fee prescribed in this chapter to any applicant who, in the opinion of the board, has satisfactorily met all of the requirements of this article.
(b) A certificate of enrollment as a land-surveyor-in-training must state that the applicant has successfully passed the examination in fundamental surveying subjects required by the board and has been enrolled as a land-surveyor-in-training. A certificate of enrollment must:
(1) show the full name of the land-surveyor-in-training;
(2) bear a serial number and date; and
(3) be signed by the chairman and the secretary, under the seal of the board.
(c) The issuance of a certificate by the board is evidence that the person named on the certificate is entitled to all the rights and privileges of a land-surveyor-in-training until the certificate expires or is revoked.
As added by P.L.23-1991, SEC.12. Amended by P.L.178-1997, SEC.14.
Partnerships, firms, and corporations; eligibility for certification
Sec. 3. A registration certificate for a land surveyor may be issued only to a natural person. A partnership, firm, or corporation doing business in Indiana may not be engaged in the practice of land surveying unless the practice is carried on under the responsible
direction and supervision of a registered land surveyor who is a
full-time employee and a principal of the firm or partnership or an
officer of the corporation. The name of the registrant must appear
when the firm name is used in the professional practice of the firm,
partnership, or corporation. Any land surveys, plans, sheets of
designs, specifications, or other documents requiring certification
that are prepared by the personnel of any partnership, firm, or
corporation must carry the signature and seal of the registered land
surveyor who was responsible for and in charge of the land surveying
As added by P.L.23-1991, SEC.12. Amended by P.L.178-1997, SEC.15.
Conditions; certificate of registration
Sec. 4. The board may issue a certificate of registration as a land surveyor to any person who meets the following conditions:
(1) Properly applies for a certificate of registration.
(2) Pays the required fee.
(3) Holds a valid certificate of registration as a land surveyor issued by the proper authority of any state of the United States if the requirements for registration of land surveyors under which the certificate of registration was issued do not conflict with the provisions of this chapter and were of a standard not lower than that specified in the applicable registration statute in effect in Indiana at the time the certificate was issued.
As added by P.L.23-1991, SEC.12.
Registration and certification fees
Sec. 5. The board shall determine the amount of registration fees for a land surveyor and certification fees for a land surveyor in training.
As added by P.L.23-1991, SEC.12. Amended by P.L.178-1997, SEC.16; P.L.113-1999, SEC.17; P.L.194-2005, SEC.63.
Application fees; registration as land surveyor
Sec. 6. If the board refuses to issue a certificate of registration to a person who has made a proper application for registration as a land surveyor, the initial fee prescribed by the board and deposited with the board by the applicant shall be retained by the board as an application fee.
As added by P.L.23-1991, SEC.12. Amended by P.L.178-1997, SEC.17.
Application fees; certification as land-surveyor-in-training
Sec. 7. If the board refuses to issue a certificate to a person who has made proper application for certification as a
land-surveyor-in-training, the fee prescribed by the board and
deposited by the applicant with the board shall be retained as an
As added by P.L.23-1991, SEC.12.