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STATE BOARD OF EXAMINERS
AGENDA - Regular Meeting
February 13, 2007 - 8:55 a.m.
Borah Post Office Building, 204 N. 8th Street, 2nd Floor Courtroom


CONSENT AGENDA

1. Minutes
Approval of official minutes for the meeting of the Board of Examiners on December 12, 2006

2. Idaho State Historical Society – Recommended Approval
Request for special permission to allow partial reimbursement of housing expenses
while Keith Petersen serves as the Interim Executive Director of the Society.

3. Department of Agriculture – Recommended Approval
Request approval for deficiency warrant spending authority for the following items:
a. Potato Cyst Nematode Survey, Detection and Eradication Program - $1,800,000.
b. Potato Tuberworm Survey, Detection and Eradication Program - $50,000.
c. Brown Garden Snail Survey, Detection and Eradication Program - $15,000.
d. Survey, Detection and Eradication Programs for Pests and Diseases - $75,000.
For a total of $1,940,000.

4. Military Division – Recommended Approval
a. Request for approval pursuant to Idaho Code §72-928 of payment of worker's
compensation claims for members of the Idaho National Guard, resulting while
the soldier was on duty, in the amount of $24,079.27.
b. Ratification of military contract NGBID-07-C-0003 Building 561 – Vehicle Exhaust
System Upgrade

5. Health and Welfare – Recommended Approval
Request that $122,538,900.00 be transferred from the General Fund to the Cooperative Welfare Fund #0220 during the third quarter of Fiscal Year 2007.

6. Bureau of Homeland Security, Division of Military, Executive Office
of Governor - Recommended Approval
ID#
Description
Amount
Comments
Date to Board
2006-00253
HazMat
$380.52
Incident at 2700 E. Lincoln Rd. in Idaho Falls, involving a dump truck that ran over a metal rail, puncturing the fuel tank and leaking approximately 50 gallons of fuel onto the ground.
1/2/06
2006-00256
Drug Lab
$1,440.45
Incident at 688 Als Welding Drive in Spirit Lake involving a suspected drug lab.
1/2/06
2006-00257
HazMat
$2,518.18
Incident involving a dump truck that hit a commercial vehicle hauling a 38-foot cabin cruiser boat, resulting in a diesel, hydraulic fluid and oil spill.
1/2/06
2006-00269
HazMat
$143.45
Incident in Hayden involving a motor vehicle accident that resulting in a diesel spill.
1/2/06
TOTALS $4,482.60



INFORMATIONAL AGENDA

7. Attorney General
a. Notification that V. Rafael Stone, of the firm of Foster Pepper, PLLC in Seattle, Washington, has been appointed pursuant to Idaho Code §67-1409 as a Special Deputy Attorney General for the purpose of representation of PERSI in investment-related transactional matters that include, but are not limited to, PERSI's private equity and private real estate investments.

b. Notification that Paul Madden of the firm of Whiteford, Taylor & Preston, LLP in Baltimore, Maryland, has been appointed pursuant to Idaho Code §67-1409 as a Special Deputy Attorney General for the purpose of consultation, research, and advice on federal tax and regulatory issues related to plan qualification and compliance, as needed and when requested by PERSI.

c. Notification that Robert J. Burke, of the firm of Oles, Morrison, Rinker & Baker, LLP in Seattle, Washington has been appointed pursuant to Idaho Code §67-1409 as a Special Deputy Attorney General for the purpose of representing the State of Idaho, Idaho Transportation Department in the matter of Entraco, Inc., Case No. 05-18793-SJS, Washington Bankruptcy Court.

d. Notification that Lawrence E. Kirkendall, Attorney at Law, has been appointed pursuant to Idaho Code §67-1409 as a Special Deputy Attorney General for the purpose of representing the State of Idaho in the case of Stoddard v. Indust.

e. Notification that Mary V. York of the firm of Holland & Hart, LLP, has been appointed pursuant to Idaho Code §67-1409 as a Special Deputy Attorney General for the purpose of researching, analyzing legal issues, and advising the Idaho Transportation Department, as well as representing the Department in administrative and/or judicial proceedings, related to the Connecting Idaho Program.

f. Notification that Lawrence E. Kirkendall, Attorney at Law, has been appointed pursuant to Idaho Code §67-1409 as a Special Deputy Attorney General for the purpose of representing the State of Idaho in the case of Treshow v. Indust.

g. Notification that John W. Barrett of the firm of Moffatt, Thomas, Barrett, Rock & Fields, Chtd., has been appointed pursuant to Idaho Code §67-1409 as a Special Deputy Attorney General for the purpose of representing Judge Deborah A. Bail in the case of State of Idaho v. Fourth Judicial Court and District Judge Deborah A. Bail.

h. Notification that Michael Winget-Hernandez, Winget-Hernandez, LLC, in Austin, Texas has been appointed pursuant to Idaho Code §67-1409 as a Special Deputy Attorney General to participate on behalf of the State of Idaho in the investigation of refund and settlement negotiations arising out of, and if necessary, in a litigation filed against some or all of the members of the pharmaceutical industry related to the industry's use of "average wholesale price" drug price methodology.

    8. State Insurance Fund
      a. Estimate of the State Insurance Fund expenses to be paid by sight drafts for the month
      of December, 2006.

          Estimated expenditure for workers compensation claim costs, dividends and premium refunds
      $25,000,000.00
        Funds Expended in November, 2006
        Workers Compensation Claim Costs
      9,691,775.98
        Dividend
      00
        Commissions
      00
        Policy Refunds
      449,802.72
        Total
      10,141,578.70
      b. Estimate of the Petroleum Clean Water Trust Fund expenses to be paid by sight draft for
      the month of December, 2006.

          Estimated expenditure for Petroleum Clean Water Trust Fund
      $750,000.00
        Funds Expended in November, 2006:
        Payroll
      59,686.17
        Operations
      14,465.65
        Claim Costs
      246,755.08
        Total
      320,906.90

      c. Estimate of the State Insurance Fund expenses to be paid by sight drafts for the month
      of January, 2006.

          Estimated expenditure for workers compensation claim costs, dividends and premium refunds
      18,000,000.00
        Funds Expended in December, 2006
        Workers Compensation Claim Costs
      13,213,009.83
        Dividend
      14,471,062.81
        Commissions
      3,610,061.54
        Policy Refunds
      403,094.10
        Total
      31,697,228.28
      d. Estimate of the Petroleum Clean Water Trust Fund expenses to be paid by sight draft for
      the month of January, 2006.

          Estimated expenditure for Petroleum Clean Water Trust Fund
      $750,000.00
        Funds Expended in December, 2006:
        Payroll
      96,587.89
        Operations
      24,732.07
        Claim Costs
      156,941.40
        Total
      278,261.36


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        The CONSENT AGENDA addresses routine items the board may approve without discussion.

        The REGULAR AGENDA addresses policy and program items the board may wish to discuss prior to making a decision.

        The INFORMATION AGENDA provides information only.

        The agendas are subject to change and the Board may move an item from one agenda to another.

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