Code of the District of Columbia

Part B. Asbestos Workers.


§ 47–2853.51. Scope of practice for asbestos workers.

For the purposes of this part, an “asbestos worker” is someone licensed under this subchapter and by the federal government to abate asbestos and asbestos materials as defined in subchapter VI of Chapter 1 of Title 8.


(Apr. 20, 1999, D.C. Law 12-261, § 1002, 46 DCR 3142.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 47-2853.51.


§ 47–2853.52. Eligibility requirements.

An applicant for a license as an asbestos worker shall establish to the satisfaction of the Board of Industrial Trades that the applicant:

(1) Has successfully completed a course of instruction on asbestos abatement that has been approved by the Board; or

(2) Currently holds a valid license in asbestos abatement from the federal government; and

(3) Has provided such additional evidence as the Board or the federal government has determined is necessary for the occupation of asbestos worker.


(Apr. 20, 1999, D.C. Law 12-261, § 1002, 46 DCR 3142.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 47-2853.52.


§ 47–2853.53. Certain representations prohibited.

Unless licensed as an asbestos worker under this subchapter, no person shall use the term “asbestos worker” or hold himself or herself out, directly or indirectly, as qualified to abate asbestos or asbestos materials.


(Apr. 20, 1999, D.C. Law 12-261, § 1002, 46 DCR 3142.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 47-2853.53.