IDAHO CERTIFIED SHORTHAND REPORTERS BOARD

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

1109 Main Street, Suite 220

Boise, ID 83702-5642 

 

Conference Call Minutes of 3/17/2009

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:  Byrl Cinnamon - Chair

                                                             G. Richard Bevan

                                                             Michael F. Peacock

                                                             Susan G. Gambee

                                                             Susan P. Israel                                                        

 

BUREAU STAFF:                           Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                            Dawn Hall, Deputy Bureau Chief

                                                            James Stoll, Administrative Attorney

                                                            Marcie McGinty, Appeals Hearing Coordinator

                                                            Dave Hotchkiss, Complaint Coordinator

                                                            Carrie Gilstrap, Technical Records Specialist

                                   

Meeting was called to order at 8:05 AM MDT by Byrl Cinnamon.

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

 

A motion was made by Ms. Israel to approve the minutes of October 31, 2008 as written. Seconded by Mr. Peacock, motion carried.  

 

LEGISLATIVE REPORT

 

Ms. Cory presented the legislative report to the members of the Board. The proposed and temporary rules have passed in the Legislature.

 

FINANCIAL REPORT

 

Ms. Hall presented the financial report to the members of Board. Their current cash balance is $23,585.73.

 

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT

 

Mr. Hotchkiss presented the investigative report to the members of the Board.

Fiscal Year 2009 (to date)

Total Complaints received                                                                                          1

            Status:
                        Remaining under investigation                                                         1

 Fiscal Year 2008

Total Complaints received                                                                                          2

            Status:
                        Pending Office of the Attorney General                                         2
           

 

DISCIPLINARY MATTER

 

The Board along with Legal Counsel, Mr. Stoll, reviewed and discussed grounds for discipline in the Matter of the License of Connie Stone, Case No. SRE-2008-1.

 

Moved by Mr. Peacock to adopt the Hearing Officers Findings of Fact And Conclusions of Law and that Respondents renewal rights be revoked.  Respondent to pay costs and attorney fees and a $1500 fine.  Seconded by Ms. Gambee, motion carried.

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

REVIEW REQUEST FOR WAIVER OF LICENSING REQUIREMENT

 

A motion was made by Judge Bevan to deny the request for a waiver of the examination requirement based upon the Board not having the legal authority to waive Idaho Code 54-3108. Seconded by Mr. Peacock, motion carried. The Board would also like to include she has the right to apply for a temporary certification based upon her qualification. Mr. Stoll will draft a letter in response.  

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

A motion was made by Mr. Peacock to adjourn the meeting at 8:45 a.m. Seconded by Ms. Israel, motion carried.

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Byrl Cinnamon, Chair                                       G. Richard Bevan

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Michael F. Peacock                                          Susan G. Gambee

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Susan P. Israel                                                  Tana Cory, Bureau Chief