PE No. 35572 – SUSPENDED

Case No. 2021056562
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, 2021. Except for the laws & rules course and the ethic course, no other continuing education has been completed.

Ruling: The case was presented to the full Board. The Board imposed an administrative fine of $1,000 and costs of $68.25; a Reprimand; a Suspension of his license; and successful completion of the Board’s Study Guide and a Board-approved course in engineering ethics and professionalism. Mr. Martinez must submit documentation for all CE requirements from the prior licensure renewal biennium, petition the Board in writing for termination of his suspension, and appear before the Board when his petition is considered. Final Order was filed June 27, 2022.

Violation: Section 471.033(1)(a) & (g), Florida Statutes, and 61G15-19.001(4)(a) & (b), Florida Administrative Code