Bureau of Occupational Licenses
1109 Main Street, Suite 220
Boise, ID 83702-5642
Dion W Holton
BOARD MEMBERS ABSENT:
Cherie Simpson, Management Assistant
Karl Klein, Administrative Attorney
The Board discussed the education requirements for the Drinking Water Very Small Water System license. It was determined that when reviewing the continuing education applications the Board would need to be more aware of the licensing requirements and try to determine if the course would meet the VSWS education requirements. This would also apply to the Wastewater Very Small System license education requirements.
The Board reviewed and discussed making the following changes to the proposed rule for the Wastewater Very Small System license.
300.01.c. To qualify for a very small wastewater
system license an operator must have a high school diploma or GED and fifty
(50) hours of acceptable operator-in-training experience at a wastewater
collection system and fifty (50) hours of acceptable operator-in-training
experience at a wastewater treatment system and complete an approved six (6)
hour pumps and motors course; an approved six (6) hour lagoon operation and
an approved six (6) hour large soil absorption system course for a combined
total of one hundred eighteen (11 8
A motion was made by Mr. Holton to direct Ms. Cory to contact the Department of Administration to see if the two changes could be made to the proposed rules as discussed. Seconded by Mr. Keady, motion carried.
A motion was made by Mr. Holton to amend the agenda to add the review of the Drinking Water Distribution Very Small Water System applications that were denied at the November 4, 2009 Board meeting. Seconded by Mr. Annen, motion carried.
A motion was made by Mr. Burnell 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 Mr. Holton. The vote was: Mr. Burnell, aye; Mr. Holton, aye; Mr. Keady, aye; Mr. Villegas, aye; Mr. Annen, aye; and Mr. Thompson, aye. Motion carried.
A motion was made by Mr. Burnell to come out of executive session. Seconded by Mr. Holton. The vote was: Mr. Burnell, aye; Mr. Holton, aye; Mr. Keady, aye; Mr. Villegas, aye; Mr. Annen, aye; and Mr. Thompson, aye. Motion carried.
A motion was made by Mr. Burnell to approve two applications for examination and to deny one application. Seconded by Mr. Keady, motion carried.
Approved for Exam
FRASIER DENNIS L – DWDVSWS
MCKINLEY FORREST BRETT – DWDVSWS
NEXT MEETING February 3, 2010
A motion was made by Mr. Holton to adjourn the meeting at 3:00 PM. Seconded by Mr. Burnell, motion carried.
William A. Thompson, Chair Richard Dees
John Keady Dion W Holton
Victor Villegas Larry Annen
Tana Cory, Bureau Chief