Bureau of Occupational Licenses
1109 Main Street, Suite 220
Boise, ID 83702-5642
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †Susan P. Israel
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †Byrl Cinnamon
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †G. Richard Bevan
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †Michael F. Peacock††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dave Hotchkiss, Complaint Coordinator
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Carrie Gilstrap, Technical Records Specialist
APPROVAL OF MINUTES
motion was made by Mr. Peacock to approve the minutes of March 17, 2009. Ms.
Ms. Cory presented the legislative report to the members of the Board. She stated the Bureau has three new licensing boards including: Midwifery, Occupational Therapists, and Driving Businesses.†
Ms. Hall presented the financial report to the members of the Board. The cash balance as of 7/31/2009 was $18,572.39.
FY 2010 RENEWAL CONTRACT
A motion was made by Ms.
Gambee to approve the FY 2010 Contract Renewal and authorize the Chair to sign
on behalf of the Board. Seconded by Ms.
Mr. Hotchkiss presented the investigative report to the members of the Board.
I-SRE-2009-1 C alleged R took a deposition of C and reported statements C contends that she did not say. INV revealed both attorneys proofread the transcripts and both were satisfied. INV did not reveal evidence to support the allegation or a violation. IBOL recommends that the Board authorize closure.
A motion was made by Mr. Peacock to accept the Bureauís recommendation and authorize closure. Seconded by Judge Bevan, motion carried.
PROPOSED LAW CHANGE REGARDING LAPSED LICENSES
The Board discussed the current law which allows an individual to reinstate their license for up to five years without having to re-apply. The Board discussed changing this to two years. Ms. Cory stated the five years is standard for most Boards and is within Bureau law. The Board decided to leave the law with a five year renewal, as this is not a common occurrence for licensees.† †
Discussion was held regarding the Boardís concern for licensees who have not renewed on time and are still working. Ms. Cory stated that if a person is aware of such incidence, then they should contact the investigative unit and the investigative unit can follow up with the licensee.
DISPOSAL OLD RECORDS
A motion was made by Mr. Peacock to authorize the destruction of the old records that have been scanned into the licensing system. Seconded by Ms. Gambee, motion carried.
BOARD MEMBER ATTENDANCE TO EXAMINATION
Mr. Cinnamon stated he will be in attendance. Ms. Gambee stated she will send information on another reporter who will also attend.
DISCUSSION REGARDING STENOMASKING
†Discussion was held regarding the stenomasking
which is a form of reporting. An individual sits in a deposition and repeats
what is being said into a microphone. This then goes to a tape recorder and is
later transcribed. The Board is aware of a deposition taken in northern
†ELECTION OF CHAIR AND VICE CHAIR†
A motion was made by Mr.
Peacock to nominate and elect Ms. Gambee as Board Chair and Ms.
NEXT MEETING has not been scheduled at this time.
A motion was made by Mr. Cinnamon to adjourn the meeting at 9:00 a.m. Seconded by Judge Bevan, motion carried.
Susan G. Gambee, Chair††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Susan P. Israel
Byrl Cinnamon††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G. Richard Bevan
Michael F. Peacock††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tana Cory, Bureau Chief