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MINUTES – Regular Meeting
July 19, 2011 – 8:55 a.m.
Borah Post Office Building, 204 N. 8th Street, 2nd Floor Courtroom

The regular meeting of the State Board of Examiners was called to order pursuant to Idaho Code §67-2002 and by the order of the chair.

The following board members were present: Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter and Secretary of State, Ben Ysursa, and Attorney General Lawrence Wasden. Controller Donna M. Jones, Secretary to the State Board of Examiners recorded the proceedings of the meeting.

Ms. Jones introduced the consent agenda items.
Mr. Wasden moved to approve the consent agenda. Mr. Ysursa seconded the motion. The motion passed on unanimous voice vote.


1. Minutes - Approved
Approval of official minutes for the Board of Examiners on June 21, 2011.

    2. Bureau of Homeland Security - Approved
    ID #
    Date to Board
    HazMat – Suspected Drug Lab
    Response to suspected drug lab. Demand letter sent to identified suspect, and restitution process has been initiated with Kootenai County Prosecutor. (KOOTENAI)07/12/2011
    Haz Mat – Unknown Substance
    Response to a letter threatening the inclusion of a hazardous substance at government facility. Demand letter sent to identified responsible party, and restitution process initiated with Bannock County Prosecutor. (BANNOCK)07/12/2011
    HazMat – Fuel Spill
    Response to a fuel spill on Interstate. 30-Day demand letter sent to responsible party (commercial vehicle). (ELMORE) (PAYMENT RECEIVED 07/05/2011)

    3. Department of Health and Welfare - Approved
    Request that $168,171,750 be transferred from the General Fund to the Cooperative Welfare Fund #0220 during the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2012. In addition, it is also requested that $63,275 be transferred from the Drug Court, Mental Health & Family Court Services Fund #0340 to the Cooperative Welfare Fund #0220 during the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2012.

    4. Secretary of State - Approved
    Request pursuant to Idaho Code 73-212 that the Board approve the annual distribution list for the Idaho Code and its supplements.

    5. Military Division - Approved
    Ratification of military contracts:
    a. NGBID-11-C-0006 for project of reroofing Reroof Building 813.
    b. NGBID-11-C-0008 for project 1502 Longbow Power Upgrade.
    c. NGBID-11-C-0009 for project MATES POV Asphalt Repair.

      6. Idaho State Police - Approved
      Request approval according to Idaho Code 67-5302(20) for the list of grants, projects, and agreements for overtime shifts worked by Idaho State Police employees.

      7. Attorney General - Approved
      Request for approval according to Idaho code 44-2601-2605 the payment for attorney’s fees in the amount of $54,349.80 in the case of Daien v. Ysursa.


        8. Office of the Attorney General
        a. Notification pursuant to Idaho Code 59-512 that Criminal Investigator Michael Steen, an employee of the Office of the Attorney General, has accepted additional outside employment at the Idaho POST Academy. Mr. Steen will teach courses relevant to law enforcement on an as-needed basis.

        b. Notification that Paul J. Augustine of the firm of Augustine Law Office, PLLC, has been appointed pursuant to Idaho Code §67-1409 as Special Deputy Attorney General for the purpose of representing the State of Idaho, Industrial Special Indemnity Fund, in the case of James O’Brien.

        9. State Insurance Fund
        a. Estimate of the State Insurance Fund expenses to be paid by sight drafts for the month of
        May, 2011.
            Estimated expenditure for workers compensation claim costs, dividends and premium refunds
          Funds Expended in May, 2011:
          Workers Compensation Claim Costs
          Policy Refunds
        b. Estimate of the Petroleum Clean Water Trust Fund expenses to be paid by sight draft for the month of May, 2011.
            Estimated expenditure for Petroleum Clean Water Trust Fund
          Funds Expended in May, 2011:
          Claim Costs

        There being no further business before the board and on motion duly made and seconded, THE MEETING OF THE STATE BOARD OF EXAMINERS WAS ADJOURNED at 8:56 a.m.

        __________/s/ C.L. “Butch” Otter________
        C.L. “Butch” Otter, Chairman of the Board and
        Governor of the State of Idaho
        __________/s/ Donna M. Jones ____________
        Donna M. Jones, Secretary of the Board and
        Idaho State Controller

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

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