Figure: 22 TAC §367.10(k)
CLASS A VIOLATIONS
Number Description References (All references are to
the Plumbing License Law and
the Plumbing Board's Rules
unless otherwise Source Noted)
Penalty
1. Contracting or offering to perform plumbing
without the proper license
§1301.351(a); Rule 365.1; Rule
367.3(a)(1)(B)
$5,000
2. Contracting for or offering to install medical
gas or medical vacuum piping without the
proper endorsement or license
§1301.351(a); Rule 367.3(b) $5,000
3. Claiming through advertising or by
producing another's registration number or
plumbing license  number, or by other
means claiming that a person is a licensed
plumber or registrant when in fact that
person is not a licensed plumber or
registrant
Rule 367.7(b)(4) $5,000
4. Claiming that a company has secured the
services of a Responsible Master Plumber
when in fact the company has not
Rule 367.7(b)(4) $5,000
5. Engaging in false, misleading, or deceptive
advertising; failing to clearly display the
licensee's license number or registrant's
registration number in an advertisement
Rule 367.2(c)(1) $5,000
6. Misrepresenting services provided or to be
provided
§1301.452(a)(3) $5,000
7. Failing to perform services contracted for
or agreed to
Rule 367.6 $5,000
8. Allowing illegal use of a Master Plumber's
License
Rule 367.3(a)(2) $5,000
9. Failing to obtain insurance or provide the
Board with a certificate of insurance
§1301.3576(1); Rule 367.3(a) $5,000
10. Violating a state law, plumbing code, or
municipal ordinance within any
geographical location; willfully, negligently,
or arbitrarily violating a municipal rule or
ordinance that regulates sanitation,
drainage, or plumbing
§1301.255(c); §1301.452(a)(2);
Rule 367.2(e)
$5,000
11. Performing plumbing inspections without
the proper license
§1301.351(b), §1301.551(d) $3,000
12. Misrepresenting costs and completion time
of services provided
§ 301.452(a)(3) and Rule
367.2(c)(3)
$3,000
13. Evading responsibility to a client Rule 367.2(a)(3) $3,000
14. Evading responsibility to an employer Rule 367.2(a)(3) $1,000
15. Failing to train or manage a person
engaged in plumbing; or failing to review or
inspect the person's work
§1301.351(c); Rule 361.1(20) $2,000
16. Obtaining a license, endorsement, or
registration through error or fraud or by
providing false information to the Board
§1301.452(a)(1); Rule 363.10 $2,000
17. Engaging in plumbing without the proper
license
§1301.351(a); Rule 365.1 $1,000
18. Engaging in or performing medical gas
work without the proper endorsement
§1301.356(a); Rule 367.3(b) $1,000
19. Advertising or otherwise offering to
perform or provide plumbing services
without securing the services of a
Responsible Master Plumber.
§1301.351(a-2) $4,000
20. Engaging in the installation, design, or
inspection of multipurpose fire protection
sprinkler system without meeting the
qualifications
§1301.3565; 363.11(d) $2,000
CLASS B VIOLATIONS
1. Failing to provide the Board with certificate
of insurance (if required insurance is
effective)
§1301.3576(6); Rule 367.3(a) $1,000
2. Failing to display Master Plumber license
number and company name on service
vehicle
Rule 367.4(b) $1,000
3. Failing to provide the Board's name,
Board's telephone number, and Board's
mailing address on documents used to
conduct the business of plumbing; Failing
to provide Master Plumber name and
license number on documents used to
conduct the business of plumbing
§1301.302; Rule 367.3(a)(11) $1,000
4. Failing to provide licensee's license
number or registrant's registration number
in advertisement; engaging in false,
misleading, or deceptive advertising
Rule 367.2(c)(1) $1,000
5. Failure to obtain plumbing permit
according to the requirements of a political
subdivision
§1301.452(a)(2); Rule 367.2(e) $1,000
6. Failure to register as a Plumber's
Apprentice
§1301.354(a) $400