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Chapter 3.2. California Occupational Safety and Health Regulations (CAL/OSHA)
Subchapter 2. Regulations of the Division of Occupational Safety and Health

Article 11. License Requirements--Crane and Derrick Certification

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§344.66. Denial of License.

(a) The Division shall deny issuance of a license if the applicant does not satisfy the requirements of this article. In denying a license, the Division shall notify the applicant, in writing, as set forth in this article, specifying the reasons for such denial and shall send a copy thereof to the Director.

(b) Any applicant denied a license by the Division may appeal such denial to the Director. The Director shall hold a hearing at such place designated by the Director or his authorized representative within five working days of the appeal. The applicant has the burden of establishing qualification for a license. The hearing shall be presided over by the Director or authorized representative.

(c) The Director shall issue a decision within 10 days of the hearing. The Director's decision shall be final except for any rehearing or judicial review provided for by law. All requests for rehearing shall be filed with the Director within ten days from the date of the Director's denial.

NOTE: Authority cited: Sections 60.5, 6308, and 7375, Labor Code. Reference: Section 7375, Labor Code.


1. New section filed 7-15-91 as an emergency; operative 7-15-91 (Register 91, No. 44). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL 11-12-91 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.

2. Amendment of subsection (a) and NOTE filed 3-18-92; operative 3-18-92 pursuant to Government Code section 11346.2(d) (Register 92, No. 13).

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