Electrical Safety and Licensing Advisory Board Meeting Agenda


Thursday, December 4, 2014 – 9:00 a.m.
North Campus Building
1st Floor Public Meeting Room, Room 125E
1106 Clayton Lane
Austin, Texas

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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call and Certification of Quorum
  3. Approval of minutes – November 7, 2013
  4. Training for Board Members
    1. Open Government Training
  5. Public Comment
    1. Lydell Toye, President, Texas Sign Association
  6. Staff Reports
    1. Executive Office
      1. Legislative Update
      2. Report of statistics on Agreed Orders, Default Orders and Cease & Desist Orders
    2. Compliance Division
      1. Update on “License Sweeps”
      2. Update on speaking engagements and other activities
    3. Enforcement Division
      1. Enforcement case statistics
      2. Highlights of selected cases
      3. Recent speaking engagements and training/education/outreach presentations
    4. Licensing Division
      1. Licensing statistics
    5. Education and Examination Division
      1. Examination statistics
      2. Update on continuing education statistics
      3. Update on Examination Review Committee (ERC) Activity
  7. Discussion of workforce development in the electrical industry - Keith Bell, Pres. Officer
  8. Discussion and possible recommendation concerning the passing score on state electrical exams - Keith Bell, Pres. Officer
  9. Discussion and possible recommendation concerning the hour requirement to take a state electrical exam - Keith Bell, Pres. Officer
  10. Discussion and possible recommendation of onsite supervision with a residential exemption - Randy Pomikahl, Board Member
  11. Update on National Electrical Reciprocity Association agreements - Lynn Latombe, Asst. Gen. Counsel
  12. Discussion and possible action concerning the electrician license reciprocity process - Keith Bell, Pres. Officer
  13. Recommendations for agenda items for next meeting - Keith Bell, Pres. Officer
  14. Discussion of date, time, and location of next board meeting - Keith Bell, Pres. Officer
  15. Adjournment


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