Bureau of Occupational Licenses
700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0063
William J. Dial
William A. Ogram, IV
Janice Stevenor Dale, President, Interior Design
Education and Legislation for
APPROVAL OF MINUTES
Mr. Ogram moved to approve the minutes of October 18, 2010. Mr. Dial seconded, motion carried.
The Board has no laws or rules being presented this year.
The Bureau budget will be presented to the Joint Financial Affairs Committee the second week of February.
Legislation for Interior Design licensing is to be presented later this spring that may impact the Board.
Ms. Hall presented the financial report showing a positive balance of $22,380.41.
AMERICAN SOCIETY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS (ASLA)
Mr. Breckon stated the Idaho/Montana ASLA will have a committee to study legislation on municipalities, but needs volunteers for the committee.
PROPOSALS THAT REQUIRE FEES
Discussion was held on municipalities that are requiring fees on proposals for a project.
Engineers have a section that a Quality Based Selection (QBS) cannot have any fees involved; and if it does require fees, a complaint is made.
The Board of Architectural Examiners may change its rules to include similar language. Mr. Thomas stated that when the Architects Board changes its rules, the Landscape Architect Board will look at changing its rules.
INTERIOR DESIGN EDUCATION AND LEGISLATION FOR
Ms. Dale met with the Board and stated that her group is presenting a bill to the Legislature for licensure. She discussed combining interior design with the Landscape Architect Board. I
Discussion was held on the advantages and disadvantages of merging the two Boards.
Mr. Dial moved that the Board decline the offer to create a combined board with interior designers because the Board believes the two professions have different missions. Mr. Thomas seconded, motion carried. Mr. Ogram recused himself.
ELECTION OF CHAIR
Mr. Dial moved to reappoint Mr. Thomas as Chair for 2011-2012. Mr. Ogram seconded, motion carried.
COUNCIL OF LANDSCAPE ARCHTECT REGISTRATION BOARD (CLARB)
The Board will not be
sending a representative to the Spring Meeting of CLARB in
There is a Region V
teleconference call prior to the Spring Meeting, and Mr. Thomas will join the
call to represent
The CLARB Board Report is to be updated for this year, and a copy sent to Mr. Thomas.
Mr. Ogram moved that the Board enter 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 will be to consider license application materials. Mr. Dial seconded. Votes: Mr. Ogram, aye; Mr. Dial, aye; and Mr. Thomas, aye. Motion carried.
Mr. Dial moved to come out of executive session. Mr. Ogram seconded. Votes: Mr. Ogram, aye; Mr. Dial, aye; and Mr. Thomas, aye. Motion carried.
Mr. Dial moved to issue licenses to the following endorsement applicants:
Steven Francis Arago LA-16714
Patrick Bruce Hart LA-16715
Darren L. Teal LA-16716
Thomas Craig Sherry LA-16717
Bryan Anthony Cole LA-16718
Joseph L. Wilson LA-16719
Luanne Urfer LA-16720
Margaret A. Loperfido LA-16721
April 20, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. MDT.
Mr. Ogram moved to adjourn the meeting at 1:22 p.m. Mr. Dial seconded, motion carried.
James A. Thomas, Chair William J. Dial
William A. Ogram, IV Tana Cory, Bureau Chief