IDAHO BOARD OF OPTOMETRY

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720

Boise, ID 83720-0063 

 

Conference Call Minutes of 11/21/2011 

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:  Rodney L. White, O.D. - Chair

                                                    Robert B. Grill, O.D.

                                                    Donald K. James, O.D.

                                                    Jack G. Zarybnisky, O.D.

                                                    Robert Sorensen O.D.                                                                              

 

BUREAU STAFF:                        Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

                                                   Roger Hales, Administrative Attorney

                                                   Carrie Gilstrap, Technical Records Specialist II

                                                   Cherie Simpson, Management Assistant

                              

The meeting was called to order at 8:30 AM MST by Rodney L. White, O.D.

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

DISCUSS PROCESS FOR NEGOTIATED RULE MAKING

 

Mr. Hales stated the Board is obligated to publish a notice which establishes a date, time, and location for the public to submit comments on the proposed rule changes.

 

A motion was made by Dr. Zarybnisky to table this discussion until the scheduled meeting on December 19, 2011. Seconded by Dr. James, motion carried.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Dr. James 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 license application materials.  Seconded by Dr. Zarybnisky. The vote was: Dr. Zarybnisky, aye; Dr. Sorensen, aye; Dr. White; Dr. Grill, aye; and Dr. James, aye. Motion carried.

 

A motion was made by Dr. James to come out of executive session.  Seconded by Dr. Zarybnisky. The vote was: Dr. Zarybnisky, aye; Dr. Sorensen, aye; Dr. White; Dr. Grill, aye; and Dr. James, aye. Motion carried.

 

APPLICATIONS

 

OPTA-100237 A motion was made by Dr. Grill to deny the application for licensure with therapeutic privileges for Steven Davis. Seconded by Dr. Zarybnisky, motion carried.

 

ODP-100243 A motion was made Dr. James to approve the endorsement application for Laura Reed. Seconded by Dr. Sorensen, motion carried.

 

NEXT MEETING was previously scheduled for December 19, 2011. A meeting was also scheduled for March 5, 2012.

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

A motion was made by Dr. Sorensen to adjourn the meeting at 8:54 AM. Seconded by Dr. James, motion carried.

 

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Rodney L. White, O.D., Chair                        Robert B. Grill, O.D.

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Donald K. James, O.D.                                   Jack G. Zarybnisky, O.D.

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Robert Sorensen O.D.                                     Tana Cory, Bureau Chief