(1) Use of licenses or registration cards for
any purpose other than identification is unlawful.
(2) No person shall make any claim in any
form of advertising that inspections or permits are required, authorized,
endorsed or approved by the Commission or any agency of the State or Federal
While pest control
licensees are not required to maintain performance bonds, any licensee who
advertises or otherwise represents itself as being bonded shall:
(a) Maintain a master or blanket bond in an
amount equal to five (5) percent of the previous year's gross sales or gross
liability assumed during the previous year, whichever is higher, up to a
maximum of $100,000 or;
a separate bond for each job;
Advise each customer in writing, as a part of every proposal or contract,
whether or not such proposal or contract is covered by such bond;
(d) Submit to the Commission proof of the
existence and the type of bonding which the licensee has in force;
(e) Not advertise in any way that the
licensee is bonded, unless the licensee has complied with the foregoing
Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. R. 620-4-.01
Original Rule entitled
"Bonds" adopted. F. and eff. June 30, 1965.
New Rule of same title adopted. F. Oct. 25,
1966; eff. Nov. 13, 1966.
New Rule entitled "Advertising and Bonds" adopted. F.
Feb. 14, 1985; eff.
Mar. 6, 1985.
F. Jan. 6, 2003; eff.
Feb. 1, 2003, as specified by the