Bureau of Occupational Licenses
700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0063
James H. Opdahl
F. Duayne Sims
Lori Peel, Investigative Unit Manager
Maurie Ellsworth, Legal Counsel
Erin Anderson, Secretary
CONSIDERATION OF RECOMMENDED ORDER IN MOR-2007-6 AND MOR-2007-7
MOR-2007-6 Members of the Board noted that they have fully reviewed the entire record, including the Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Recommended Order of the Hearing Officer. After discussion a motion was made by Mr. Opdahl to accept the Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Recommended Order of the Hearing Officer and impose discipline of a six month suspension of the personal license, one year of supervised probation by another licensee after the suspension, costs, fees and fines of $3000. Included in this motion was that the respondents funeral establishment may continue to operate if the facility is run by another licensed mortician while respondent is on suspension. Seconded by Mr. Sims, motion carried.
MOR-2007-7 A motion was made by Mr. Opdahl that the respondent is fined $1000 for violations in count three and ordered to pay costs and attorney fees. Seconded by Mr. Sims, motion carried.
MOR-2009-3 and MOR-2009-4 A motion was made by Mr. Opdahl to allow oral argument at 2 PM MST on 1/17/12. One hour maximum will be given, half an hour for each side. The argument is to determine discipline. Seconded by Mr. Sims, motion carried. Ms. Anderson was instructed to forward case information to the Board.
NEXT MEETING 1/17/2012
A motion to adjourn was made by the Board at 9:56 AM MST. Individual votes for this motion were: Mr. Sims, aye; Mr. Opdhal, aye; and Mr. Hutton, aye.
David L. Hutton, Chair James H. Opdahl
F. Duayne Sims Tana Cory, Bureau Chief