21 NCAC 26 .0211             INCOMPETENCE

The following acts or omissions are deemed to be gross incompetency within the meaning of G.S. 89A‑7:

(1)           to attempt to perform professional services which are beyond the qualifications which the landscape architect and those who are engaged as consultants are qualified by education, training and experience in the specific technical areas involved;

(2)           to be negligent in planning, designing, supervising, managing or inspecting landscape architectural projects such that the public health, safety, or welfare is jeopardized;

(3)           to plan, perform, or supervise work for clients in such a manner and with such results as to be below the level of professional competency exercised by other registered landscape architects who are practicing in the area;

(4)           to have been judged incompetent by a court having jurisdiction under G.S. 35A or former G.S. 35 or committed to a mental health facility for treatment of mental illness, as defined in G.S. 122C‑3, by a court under G.S. 122C‑271.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 89A‑3.1; 89A‑7;

Eff. August 1, 1993;

Amended Eff. December 1, 2005; March 1, 1994.