Michigan Office of Administrative Hearings and Rules  
611 W. Ottawa Street  
Lansing, MI 48909  
Phone: 517-335-8658 Fax: 517-335-9512  
1. Agency Information  
Agency name:  
Licensing and Regulatory Affairs  
Bureau of Professional Licensing  
Name of person completing this form:  
Weston MacIntosh  
Phone number of person completing this form:  
E-mail of person completing this form:  
Name of Department Regulatory Affairs Officer reviewing this form:  
Elizabeth Arasim  
2. Rule Set Information  
MOAHR assigned rule set number:  
2021-20 LR  
Title of proposed rule set:  
Professional Engineers – General Rules  
3. Purpose for the proposed rules and background:  
The Professional Engineers – General Rules pertain to definitions, education, experience, licensure,  
relicensure, examination, standards of conduct, the seal, license renewal, and continuing education for  
professional engineers.  
Amendment of the rules will take place to supply clarity on definitions, education, experience,  
licensure, relicensure, examination, standards of conduct, the seal, license renewal, and continuing  
education requirements for professional engineers.  
4. Summary of proposed rules:  
MCL 24.242 and 24.245  
Agency Report to JCAR-Page 2  
The proposed revisions to the rules clarify the criteria used for deciding whether a degree granted by  
a nonaccredited educational program is acceptable for licensure; clarify the requirements of the  
design and use of the seal of a professional engineer; add a requirement of two hours of continuing  
education in ethics; and provide activities that qualify for continuing education, the documentation  
needed to show completion of the activity upon audit, and the limitations for receiving credit in  
qualifying continuing education activities.  
5. List names of newspapers in which the notice of public hearing was published and  
publication dates:  
The Flint Journal, October 5, 2021  
The Grand Rapids Press, October 5, 2021  
The Mining Journal, October 5, 2021  
6. Date of publication of rules and notice of public hearing in Michigan Register:  
7. Date, time, and location of public hearing:  
10/18/2021 09:00 AM at G. Mennen Williams Building Auditorium , 525 W. Ottawa Street, Lansing,  
8. Provide the link the agency used to post the regulatory impact statement and cost-benefit  
analysis on its website:  
9. List of the name and title of agency representative(s) attending public hearing:  
Weston MacIntosh, Senior Policy Analyst, Bureau of Professional Licensing  
Kerry Przybylo, Manager, Boards and Committees, Bureau of Professional Licensing  
Stephanie Wysack, Departmental Technician, Bureau of Professional Licensing  
10. Persons submitting comments of support:  
11. Persons submitting comments of opposition:  
James McLaughlin  
12. Identify any changes made to the proposed rules based on comments received during the  
public comment period:  
Name &  
Comments made at Written  
Agency Rationale Rule number  
Organization public hearing  
for change  
& citation  
13.Date report completed:  
MCL 24.242 and 24.245