By SgithAdmin on December 13, 2018Laws and Rules The Minnesota Radon Licensing Act (Minnesota Statutes 144.4961) was passed by the legislature and signed into law in May 2015. This act gives Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) the authority to write rules and enforce laws related to the radon industry in the state. Professionals and companies that measure for radon, mitigate for radon or perform radon […]
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November 28, 2018
Dear fellow Radon Professionals,
We here at MARP are excited about the new energy in our association. We continue to be the only voice for Radon Mitigation Contractors and Radon Testers in Minnesota. This week we want to welcome several new members and give you an update on the Radon Licensing Act:
Welcome New MARP Members:
Last month MARP added 8 new members! Hearthstone Inspections, Radon Resolutions LLC, Jubert Home Inspection,Eagle Home Inspections,Top Notch Inspections,Comprehensive Inspections,Win Home Inspection, and Festa Radon Technologies. These great companies will all enjoy the many benefits of MARP membership including exclusive marketing materials, lobbying and exclusive members only content to help grow business!
You can find their full company contact information on our new Member website: (Here) Send them a note and thank them for strengthening the Radon industry in Minnesota.
When Don’t I Need A Radon License:No license is required for the following:
- Testing radon concentrations in a building that you own or lease
- Installing a mitigation system in a building that you own or lease
- Installing radon control systems in newly constructed homes, prior to a certificate of occupancy being issued
- Providing radon testing devices or information for general education purposes
- A building official or that person’s designee
- Hardware stores that sell test kits
- Mitigation technicians if they are supervised on-site by a licensed radon professional
We are still waiting for a ruling from the Ramsey County Judge on our lawsuit against MDH and the Radon Licensing Act. With the law set to take effect on January 1, 2019, we expect the Judge to rule on the temporary injuction within the next week or two. We will keep you posted. MARP members in good standing can always call the office to get more information.
Radon Mitigation System Tags Now Available:
The Minnesota Department of Health has launced the Radon Licensing Act website. You can now order the $75 system tags on their (WEBSITE)
ATTN MARP Members:
We have created special graphics that you can add to your website, business cards or other materials. Show your customers and the public that you are among the industry leaders and a proud member of MARP. Learn more at the member benefits page (here)
MARP is committed to being the voice of the mitigation contractors and testers in our industry. We cannot do it without your help. Please consider teaming up of other industry professionals and join MARP today.—