LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS BOARD MEETING

January 26, 2007

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

1109 Main Street  Suite 220

Boise Id  83702

 

ROLL CALL:              Bill Dial, Chairman

                                    Jim Thomas

                                    Stan Griswold

 

ALSO PRESENT:       Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                    Budd Hetrick, Deputy Bureau Chief

                                    Roger Hales, Administrative Attorney

                                    Janice Wiedrick, Technical Records Specialist I

 

 

Chairman Dial called the meeting to order at 9:09a.m.

 

Mr. Thomas moved to approve the minutes of October 20, 2006, as read.  Mr. Griswold seconded the motion, and it carried.

 

Mr. Hales presented the legislative report stating that the proposed legislation would be on the Senate side on Tuesday the 30th.  The fee increase was proposed to increase the Board’s budget because of the past legislative rules and the CLARB meeting expenses.

 

Mr. Hales presented the financial report showing a negative balance of $4,918.49 as of December 31, 2006.

 

Discussion was held on the Landscape Architect-in-Training and there should be a registration fee and renewal fee for the LAIT. The Board will revisit the process for the LAIT at the spring meeting.  A Rule change will be necessary for the registration fee and renewal fee.

 

Mr. Hetrick presented the Investigative Report showing that for the year 2007 – Two complaints have been received.  For year 2006 – One complaint is under investigation and for year 2005 – Two complaints are under investigation.

 

The information for the financial report and the investigative report will be linked to the minutes. 

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

The CLARB Mid-Year meeting is to be in Kansas City and the deadline for registration is February 9, 2007.

 

Mr. Griswold moved to send Mr. Thomas to the Mid-Year meeting if the dates work for him with the Board to pay allowable expenses for the trip. Mr. Thomas seconded the motion, and it carried.

 

The date for the April meeting is to be set at a later time.

 

Agenda Items for April meeting:

1.  LAIT rule changes for registration fee and renewal fee.

2.  Board to review issues for discussion at April meeting.

 

Mr. Griswold moved to adjourn the meeting at 10:30a.m.  Mr. Thomas seconded the motion, and it carried.