IDAHO CONTRACTORS BOARD

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720

Boise, ID 83720-0063 

 

 Minutes of 7/6/2010

 

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:   Anthony J. Hughes - Chair

                                                   Steve Pinther

                                                   Timothy R Timmins

                                                   Pamela Prather

                                                   John Robert Pilote

 

BUREAU STAFF:                        Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                  Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

                                                  Lori Peel, Investigative Unit Manager

                                                  Karl Klein, Administrative Attorney

                                                  Karin Magnelli, Deputy Attorney General

                                                  Erin Anderson, Secretary

 

OTHERS PRESENT:                   Richard Brokaw, Americana Concrete

                             

The meeting was called to order at 10:00 AM MDT by Anthony J. Hughes. 

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

 

A motion was made by Mr. Timmins to approve the minutes of 6/8/2010.  Seconded by Mr. Pinther, motion carried. 

 

DISCUSSION

 

Ms. Cory discussed with the Board the possibility of outsourcing its disciplinary files to the law firm of Naylor & Hales as the Attorney General’s office will not be able to process the Contractors Board cases due to budget cuts and furlough days.  Mr. Hales’ office is able to handle the prosecutorial side of the Board’s cases.  Ms. Cory stated that although the attorney fees will increase slightly, the Boards disciplinary files will be able to be processed in a more timely manner. 

 

Mr. Pilote made a motion that the Bureau obtain a vendor list of approved prosecutorial assistance for review and to ask Mr. Hales to submit a proposal of cost to the Board for the 8/3/2010 meeting.  This motion was seconded by Mr. Pinther, motion carried.

 

DISCIPLINE

 

Ms. Magnelli presented the following memorandum:

 

CON-2008-135 Mr. Pilote made a motion to close the complaint.  Motion was seconded by Mr. Pinther and Ms. Prather, motion carried.

 

CON-2010-86 Mr. Timmins made a motion to close the complaint.  Motion was seconded by Mr. Pilote, motion carried.

 

CON-2010-52 The Board agreed with the Attorney General’s Office recommendation.

 

CON-2010-15 Ms. Prather made a motion to close the complaint.  Motion was seconded by Mr. Timmins, motion carried.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Mr. Pinther that the Board go into executive session under Idaho Code § 67-2345(1) (d) to consider records that are exempt from disclosure under the Idaho Public Records Law.  The purpose of the Executive Session was to consider registration application materials.  Motion was seconded by Mr. Timmins, motion carried.  The vote was: Mr. Timmins, aye; Mr. Pinther, aye; Mr. Pilote, aye; Ms. Prather, aye; and Mr. Hughes, aye.

 

A motion was made by Mr. Pilote to go out of executive session.  Motion was seconded by Mr. Timmins and Mr. Pinther, motion carried.  Individual votes for this motion were: Mr. Timmins, aye; Mr. Pinther, aye; Mr. Pilote, aye; Ms. Prather, aye; and Mr. Hughes, aye.

 

OTHER

 

Ms. Prather left the call.

 

APPLICATIONS

 

Mr. Timmins made a motion that application CONE 30281 for US Remodelers Inc. be approved.  Motion was seconded by Mr. Pilote, motion carried.  Mr. Pinther recused himself from discussion and voting for US Remodelers Inc.

 

Mr. Pinther made a motion to deny application CONA 30465 for Richard Brokaw DBA Americana Concrete per Idaho Code 54-5216.  The denial was based on failure to pay a prior fine due to disciplinary action.  Motion was seconded by Mr. Pilote, motion carried.

 

Mr. Pinther made a motion to deny # CONA 30094 Dennis Dunn per Rule 165 (2).  The denial was based on the severity of the crime and period of time passed since the charges.  Motion was seconded by Mr. Pilote, motion carried.

 

Below are the approved applications:

 

Reg. No.#

Individual/Business Name

RCE-30138

RENNIKS ENTERPRISES LLC

RCE-30160

AC CONTRACTORS LLC

RCE-30281

US REMODELERS INC

RCE-30309

BIG BEAR HOMES INC

RCE-30316

LOWES HIW INC

RCE-30329

MAGELLAN COMPANIES INC

RCT-30342

LYNCH EVELYN E

 

OTHER

 

Election of the Chair for the new fiscal year ensued.  A motion was made by Mr. Timmins that Mr. Hughes remain chairman for the fiscal year, motion was seconded by Mr. Pilote, motion carried.

 

NEXT MEETING 8/3/2010

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

A motion to adjourn was made by the Board.  Individual votes for this motion were: Mr. Pinther, aye; Mr. Timmins, aye; Mr. Pilote, aye; Ms. Prather, aye; and Mr. Hughes, aye.  This motion carried.

 

Meeting was adjourned at 12:10 PM.

 

 

 

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Anthony J. Hughes, Chair                                Steve Pinther

 

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Timothy R Timmins                                         Pamela Prather

 

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John Robert Pilote                                           Tana Cory, Bureau Chief