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HOUSE BILL NO. 452<br /> – Contractors Bd, compensation


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H0452...........................................................by BUSINESS
CONTRACTORS BOARD - Amends existing law to revise compensation for members
of the Idaho Contractors Board.

02/01    House intro - 1st rdg - to printing
02/04    Rpt prt - to Bus
02/14    Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg
02/15    2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg
02/19    3rd rdg - PASSED - 65-1-4
      AYES -- Anderson, Andrus, Barrett, Bayer, Bedke, Bell, Bilbao, Black,
      Block, Bock, Boe, Bolz, Bowers, Brackett, Bradford, Chadderdon,
      Chavez, Chew, Clark, Collins, Crane, Eskridge, Hagedorn, Harwood,
      Henbest(Burgoyne), Henderson, Jaquet, Killen, King, Kren, Labrador,
      Lake, LeFavour, Loertscher, Luker, Marriott, Mortimer, Moyle,
      Nielsen, Nonini, Pasley-Stuart, Patrick, Pence, Raybould, Ringo,
      Roberts, Ruchti, Rusche, Sayler, Schaefer, Shepherd(02),
      Shepherd(08), Shirley, Shively, Smith(24), Smith(30)(Stanek),
      Snodgrass, Stevenson, Thayn, Thomas, Trail, Vander Woude, Wills,
      Wood(27), Wood(35)
      NAYS -- Hart
      Absent and excused -- Durst, Mathews, McGeachin, Mr. Speaker
    Floor Sponsor - Hagedorn
    Title apvd - to Senate
02/20    Senate intro - 1st rdg - to Com/HuRes
02/29    Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg
03/03    2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg
03/07    3rd rdg - PASSED - 32-0-3
      AYES -- Andreason, Bair, Bastian, Bilyeu, Burkett, Cameron, Coiner,
      Corder, Darrington, Davis, Fulcher, Geddes, Goedde, Hammond,
      Heinrich, Hill, Jorgenson, Kelly, Keough, Langhorst, Little, Lodge,
      Malepeai(Sagness), McGee, McKague, McKenzie, Pearce, Richardson,
      Schroeder, Stegner, Stennett, Werk
      NAYS -- None
      Absent and excused -- Broadsword, Gannon, Siddoway
    Floor Sponsor - Coiner
    Title apvd - to House
03/10    To enrol
03/11    Rpt enrol - Sp signed
03/12    Pres signed - To Governor
03/14    Governor signed
         Session Law Chapter 107
         Effective: 07/01/08

Bill Text

  ]]]]              LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO             ]]]]
 Fifty-ninth Legislature                   Second Regular Session - 2008


                              IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

                                     HOUSE BILL NO. 452

                                   BY BUSINESS COMMITTEE

  1                                        AN ACT

  4    Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho:

  5        SECTION 1.  That Section 54-5206, Idaho Code, be, and the same  is  hereby
  6    amended to read as follows:

  7        54-5206.  IDAHO  CONTRACTORS  BOARD.  (1)  The  Idaho contractors board is
  8    hereby created and made a part of the  bureau  of  occupational  licenses.  It
  9    shall  be  the  responsibility and duty of the bureau chief to administer this
 10    chapter, and the bureau chief shall exercise such powers  and  duties  as  are
 11    reasonably  necessary to enforce the provisions of this chapter. The board may
 12    promulgate such rules as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of  this
 13    chapter  in  order  to  effectuate the purposes herein and for the orderly and
 14    efficient administration thereof, except as may be limited  or  prohibited  by
 15    law and the provisions of this chapter.
 16        (2)  The  board shall consist of four (4) members who are contractors, and
 17    one (1) member of the public at large, all of whom shall be appointed  by  the
 18    governor  as follows: one (1) contractor from the northern district consisting
 19    of Idaho, Lewis, Nez Perce, Clearwater, Latah,  Benewah,  Boundary,  Shoshone,
 20    Kootenai  and  Bonner  counties; one (1) contractor from the southeastern dis-
 21    trict consisting of Lemhi, Butte, Clark, Fremont, Jefferson,  Madison,  Teton,
 22    Bonneville,  Bingham,  Caribou, Bear Lake, Franklin, Oneida, Power and Bannock
 23    counties; one (1) contractor from the southwestern district consisting of Owy-
 24    hee, Elmore, Ada, Canyon, Boise, Gem, Payette, Washington,  Adams  and  Valley
 25    counties;  one  (1)  contractor  from the south central district consisting of
 26    Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Custer, Gooding, Jerome,  Lincoln,  Minidoka  and  Twin
 27    Falls  counties;  and one (1) member of the public at large who resides in the
 28    state of Idaho and is a person of integrity and good reputation who has  lived
 29    in  this  state for at least five (5) years immediately preceding appointment,
 30    who has never been registered as a contractor in this or  another  state,  and
 31    who  has never had a substantial personal, business, professional or pecuniary
 32    connection with a contractor except as a purchaser or owner of real property.
 33        (3)  Each member of the board who is a contractor shall serve  a  term  of
 34    four (4) years and such terms shall be staggered. The initial board shall have
 35    one  (1)  member  whose  term  expires July 1, 2007; one (1) member whose term
 36    expires July 1, 2008; one (1) member whose term expires July 1, 2009; and  one
 37    (1)  member  whose term shall expire July 1, 2010. The member of the board who
 38    is a member of the public at large shall serve a four  (4)  year  term,  which
 39    initial  term  shall  expire  on  July  1, 2008. No member of the board may be
 40    appointed to more than two (2) consecutive terms.
 41        (4)  The board shall meet within thirty (30) days after the appointment of
 42    all its members and thereafter at such other times as  may  be  expedient  and
 43    necessary  for  the  proper  performance of its duties, but not less than once


  1    during each calendar quarter. At the board's first meeting, the members  shall
  2    elect  one  (1) of their number to be chairman. The chairman may serve in such
  3    capacity for a one (1) year term and may not serve in such capacity  for  more
  4    than  two  (2)  consecutive  terms. A majority of the board shall constitute a
  5    quorum for the transaction of business.
  6        (5)  The board may delegate to the bureau chief:
  7        (a)  The power to perform ministerial functions,  investigate  and  disci-
  8        pline,  hold  hearings,  appoint  hearing  officers,  summon  witnesses to
  9        appear, administer oaths and take affirmations of witnesses at any  formal
 10        proceeding or before a duly appointed hearing officer;
 11        (b)  The power to appoint competent persons to issue subpoenas, administer
 12        oaths and take testimony; and
 13        (c)  The power to enforce orders of the board.
 14        (6)  Each  member of the board shall be compensated as provided by section
 15    59-509(bn), Idaho Code.
 16        (7)  On and after January 1, 2006, each member of the board who is a  con-
 17    tractor  shall  be  registered in accordance with this chapter and shall be in
 18    good standing.

Statement of Purpose / Fiscal Impact

                    STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
                          RS 17363
  This bill will change the compensation for members of the
  board of contractors to allow compensation at the rate of
  $50.00 per day for conducting board business.
                       FISCAL IMPACT
  There is no impact on general funds.  The impact on
  dedicated funds would be approximately $1000.00 per year.
  Name:     Tana Cory
  Agency:   Bureau of Occupational Licenses
  Phone:    (208) 334-3233
  Statement of Purpose/Fiscal Impact                     H 452