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Although the Capitol Complex is open to the public the Department of State is not open for visitors to enter NOB offices. Those constituents who wish to drop of materials for the Bureau of Corporations and Charitable Organizations or the Bureau of Elections should be advised to utilize the drop box across the street at the entrance of the Keystone Complex.

Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs staff are continuing to process applications as quickly as possible during this emergency. In order to increase the number of health care providers to respond to the COVID-19 emergency, the Governor has suspended certain licensing provisions. Due to the public health risk surrounding the Coronavirus, we are currently unable to accept walk-in customers and phone calls. For all inquiries, please utilize the email addresses found on the Board Contact Information webpage.

The processing of licenses and permits for health care practitioners continues to be a priority. Please refer to www.pals.pa.gov/verify to check the status of a license or permit.

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State Board of Crane Operators

The State Board of Crane Operators regulates the practice, licensure and registration of crane operators in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in order to safeguard life, health and property.  The Board also registers trainees.  The functions of the Board include investigating, approving or disapproving crane operator applications for those desiring to be licensed in Pennsylvania.

Coronavirus Information

Pennsylvania Gives Licensed Crane Operators More Time to Recertify Due toCOVID-19 Emergency

Information on the Governor’s Plan to Reopen Pennsylvania

The plan for Pennsylvania can be found here

More information on the full process to Reopen Pennsylvania can be found here



Learn more about the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

https://www.health.pa.gov/topics/disease/Pages/Coronavirus.aspx 

 

 Please note that neither the Board/Commission, nor its staff or counsel, are permitted to provide legal advice or advisory opinions, including interpretations of the law or regulations, or any indication as to how the Board would vote on any given case or scenario.  You are invited to contact a private attorney or professional organization for advice or guidance.