Idaho Board of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Safety Board

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

1109 Main Street, Suite 220

Boise, ID 83702-5642

 

Minutes of February 20, 2007

 

 

 

The Idaho Board of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Safety conference call was called to order at 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 20, 2007 at the Bureau of Occupational Licenses, Owyhee Plaza, 1109 Main Street, Suite 220, Boise, Idaho.

 

Board members participating in the call: 
        Gary Van Hees, Chair
        Kevin Keller
        Shane Walker

                  

Board members absent were:   Mike Warner

                                                      Jake Lehman

                                                                                                                                                                                               

Bureau staff:                         Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                Budd Hetrick, Deputy Bureau Chief

                                                Bill Shaffer, Deputy Bureau Chief

                   Roger Hales, Administrative Attorney

                                                Mary Miles, Technical Records Specialist I

                                               

Called to order at 9:05 AM.

 

Motion made by Kevin Keller to approve the minutes of April 28, 2006, June 28, 2006, July 28, 2006, August 30, 2006, September 19, 2006, October 25, 2006, December 27, 2006. Seconded by Shane Walker, motion passed.

 

Tana Cory introduced herself to the Board.

 

Budd Hetrick presented the financial report. The report is available on the Bureauís website at:

https://secure.ibol.idaho.gov/eibolpublic/tmpfinbudget.aspx?Bureau=lpg

 

Budd Hetrick presented the investigative report. There are 5 complaints for FY2007. All complaints involve unlicensed dealers or facilities.

 

Mr. Hetrick presented a power point presentation showing what the investigators have been finding in the field. The Bureauís investigators have found several small facilities that are unlicensed. They will have the rules, laws, and applications available to hand out.

 

Discussion of the inspection form for small facilities.

 

Motion made by Kevin Keller to approve the LPG Dispenser Inspection Form with noted changes. Seconded by Shane Walker, motion passed.

 

Discussion of the safety on construction sites regarding LPG tanks.

 

Motion made by Kevin Keller to send a letter  regarding construction site safety to the licensed large facilities. Seconded by Shane Walker, motion passed.

 

Discussion regarding pending applications. Any incomplete application that is six (6) months old or older will be brought to the Board for a decision of further action.

 

Motion made by Shane Walker to go into executive session to review applications. Seconded by Kevin Keller, motion passed.

 

Motion made by Shane Walker to come out of executive session. Seconded by Kevin Keller, motion passed.

 

Motion made by Shane Walker to accept 4 applications for dealer licensure and 21 applications for facility licensure with 3 facility applications pending for further documentation. Seconded by Kevin Keller, motion passed.

 

 

Board Meeting adjourned at 11:20am.