Idaho State Board of Architectural Examiners
Bureau of Occupational Licenses
1109 Main Street, Suite 220
Boise, Idaho 83702-5642
(208) 334-3233

MINUTES OF May 5, 2000

 

ROLL CALL:              Alan Giltzow, Chair; Ronald Bevans; R.G. Nelson; Raymond Hudson; Nicholas Latham; Stan Cole 

ALSO PRESENT:            Thomas E. Limbaugh, Bureau chief; John Kersey, Chief Investigator; Budd A. Hetrick, Deputy Bureau Chief; Roger Hales, Administrative Attorney; Cherie Simpson, Administrative Assistant I 

Meeting called to order at 9:00 a.m. 

Moved by Mr. Nelson that the minutes of 2/11/00 meeting be approved as completed.  Seconded by Mr. Bevans, carried. 

Mr. Giltzow welcomed Nicholas Latham to the Board.  He was appointed by Governor Kempthorne to replace Jim McLaughlin. 

Mr. Limbaugh went over the financial report with the Board.  Due to the Board being financially sound Mr. Hudson made a motion to reduce the renewal fee for the upcoming renewal period to $50.00.  Seconded by Mr. Cole, carried. 

Mr. Kersey distributed the investigative report.  

Moved by Mr. Nelson that Board go into executive session to discuss disciplinary matters.  Seconded by Mr. Bevans, carried. 

Moved by Mr. Hudson that Board come out of executive session.  Seconded by Mr. Bevans, carried. 

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT 

Moved by Mr. Cole that the Board accept the recommendations of the prosecutor on each investigation listed with the following exceptions:

 ARC-L1-03-99-012.  The Board is to approve the cease and desist letter that will be sent to the respondent, and a copy of said letter is to be sent to the Twin Falls Building Department.

ARC-L1-03-99-012 the Board suggested that respondent be sent a letter stating that commercial design falls under to architectural licensure act and they could be in violation.  Seconded by Mr. Nelson.  Carried.  

Moved by Mr. Cole that Mr. Giltzow make contact with  the Twin Falls building department in follow up to letter.  Seconded by Mr. Bevans, carried. 

Discussion was held on the ways to identify an “architectural intern” and stay within the Architect Law.  Moved by Mr. Nelson that the Board pursue a law change for addressing “architectural intern.”  The law should note that a person who is currently employed under the responsible control of an architect, and who maintains an NCARB Record in good standing, may use the title “architectural intern” in conjunction with his or her current employment.  Said person may not engage in the practice of architecture except to the extent permitted by other provisions in the chapter.  Seconded by Mr. Latham, carried. 

Moved by Mr. Nelson that the Board and Mr. Limbaugh be reimbursed mileage, meals, lodging, and the use of a rental car if necessary while attending the Board Meeting in Sun Valley, September 21, 2000.  Seconded by Mr. Cole, carried. 

Mr. Nelson gave a report on the status of the Interior Architect Design degree from University of Idaho.  The staff at U of I is very aware of the Board ‘s concern and it will look into deleting the word “architectural” from the interior design program.  Final approval will need to come from the Dept of Education. 

Moved by Mr. Nelson that legal counsel prepare draft legislation for electronic stamping using the language from the engineers law as a guide.  Seconded by Mr. Bevans, carried. 

Mr. Hudson submitted a report on his research of standards to be used for review of applicants with experience in lieu of a professional degree.  Moved by Mr. Nelson that the standards submitted be approved as draft rules for Mr. Hales to finalize.  Seconded by Mr. Cole, carried. 

Moved by Mr. Nelson to go into executive session to discuss potential litigation.  Seconded by Mr. Bevans, carried. 

Moved by Mr. Nelson to come out of executive session.  Seconded by Mr. Hudson, carried. 

Mr. Giltzow will begin gathering material for an annual report that he hopes to have out by September of this year. 

Break for lunch until 1:00 p.m. 

Moved by Mr. Bevans that the newly designed wall certificates be approved as submitted and be sent to production with the foil state seal in place.  Seconded by Mr. Latham, carried. 

Applications were reviewed. 

Meeting adjourned at 2:00 p.m. 


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