Licensee was charged with violating Section 471.033(1)(a), Florida Statutes, and Rule 61G15-19.001(6)(s), Florida Administrative Code; renewing his Professional Engineer license without having completed all required continuing education on or before Feb. 28, 2019. Mr. Cruz Carrasco failed to respond to the Motion or to the Administrative Complaint.
Ruling: The case was presented to the full Board. The Board imposed a Reprimand on his PE license, and if his license is changed to active status, then it is suspended for six months. Prior to reinstating the suspended license, Mr. Cruz Carrasco must pay an administrative fine of $1,000 and costs of $58.50; successfully complete the Board’s Study Guide and a Board-approved intermediate course in engineering ethics and professionalism; complete of all continuing education requirements; and appear before the Board. Final Order was filed Nov. 5, 2021.
Violation: Section 471.033(1)(a), Florida Statutes, and Rule 61G15-19.001(6)(s), Florida Administrative Code