Authority of the Board of Boiler Rules

- appointed by the presiding officer of the commission, with the commission's approval

- members serve until reappointed or replaced

- authorized by TEX. HEALTH & SAFETY CODE ANN., §755

- sunset date - 09/01/2014

The board shall advise the commission in the adoption of definitions and rules relating to the safe construction, installation, inspection, operating limits, alteration, and repair of boilers and their appurtenances. The board is composed of the following eleven members:

- three members representing persons who own or use boilers in this state;

- three members representing companies that insure boilers in this state;

- one member representing boiler manufacturers or installers;

- one member representing organizations that repair or alter boilers in this state;

- one member representing a labor union; and

- two members of the public.

The chief inspector serves as presiding officer of the board. Board members serve for staggered six-year terms, with the terms of three members expiring January 31 of each odd-numbered year. The board shall meet at least twice each year at the call of the presiding officer at a place designated by the board. A board member may not receive a salary but is entitled to reimbursement for actual expenses incurred in performing board duties.

Board of Boiler Rules

 

Meeting Agendas, Minutes and RealAudio Files

Rob Troutt, Presiding Officer
TDLR Chief Boiler Inspector
Austin, Texas
(Department designee)
No term expiration

Luther Bailey
Lubbock, Texas
(Organization that repairs or alters boilers)
Term Expires 1/31/2017

W. Gerald Harris
Houston, Texas
(Manufacturer/Installer)
Term Expires 1/31/2015

Palmer B. Dent
Houston, Texas
(Insurance Company)
Term Expires 1/31/2015

Mark Thompson
LaMarque, Texas
(Labor Union)
Term Expires 1/31/2019

Russell B. Mays
Glen Rose, Texas
(Owner/Operator)
Term Expires 1/31/2015

Bryan Schulte
Dickinson, TX
(Owner/Operator)
Term Expires 1/31/2019

Todd M. Garver
Port Arthur, Texas
(Owner/Operator)
Term Expires 1/31/2017

Norman Anderson
Dallas, Texas
(Insurance Company)
Term Expires 1/31/2019

Richard D. West II
Crosby, Texas
(Insurance Company)
Term Expires 1/31/2017

Beth Cunningham
Southlake, Texas
(Public Member)
Term Expires 1/31/2019

Donald Mitchell
Arlington, Texas
(Public Member)
Term Expires 1/31/2017

Board of Boiler Rules Meeting Agendas, Minutes and RealAudio Files

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Board of Boiler Rules

Date Time Agenda Minutes RealPlayer
09/24/09 9:30 a.m. HTML MS Word Video
05/22/08 9:30 a.m. HTML MS Word Audio

 

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