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Building Codes Division
Notice of Agenda

Regular Meeting
THURSDAY, July 24, 2003, 9:30 a.m.
Conference Room "A", Building Codes Division
1535 Edgewater NW, Salem, Oregon


A. Call to Order
B. Roll Call
C. Approval of the Agenda and Order of Business
D. Approval of the May 22, 2003, Board Minutes
E. Date of the Next Regularly Scheduled Meeting: September 25, 2003
F. Formal Farewell to Brian Christopher and Gordon Grote


This time is set aside for persons wishing to address the board on matters not on the agenda. Speakers will be limited to five minutes. The board chair reserves the right to further limit or exclude repetitious or irrelevant presentations. If written material is included, 20 three-hole-punched copies of all information to be distributed to board members should be given to the Recorder prior to the meeting. Action will not be taken at this meeting on citizen comments. The board, however, after hearing from interested citizens, may place items on a future agenda so proper notice may be given to all interested parties. If no one wishes to comment, the next scheduled agenda item will be considered.


A. Compliance Cases - Roseanne Nelson & Allen Aschim

Stipulated Order

1. Network Connectors Inc., assessment of $1,000 civil penalty for making an installation without an electrical contractor's license in Gresham.

Egregious Violator

2. Walter Steinbrook, assessment of $12,000 civil penalty for making new installations of electrical power wiring and products, in conjunction with the construction of an apartment, for connection to an electrical power source without a permit in McMinnville.

Repeat Violators

3. Brian Keliher, assessment of $4,000 civil penalty for failure to perform the duties of a general signing supervising electrician to ensure proper licensing of an individual installing electrical conductors in conjunction with recessed lighting fixtures in Portland.

4. West Side Electric Company, Inc., assessment of $2,000 for making an installation without a permit in Portland.

5. Bruce Hughes, assessment of $2,000 civil penalty for failure to perform the duties of a general signing supervising electrician to ensure permits were purchased and signed prior to work performed in Klamath Falls.

Withdrawal of Notice or Order

6. Pennie Electric Company, withdrawal of penalty assessed.

B. Summary of compliance actions previously taken by the division for cases III.B.1-6, 7-13, 14-22, 23-29, 30-34.
(No board action required)

C. Legislative update - Andrea Simmons

D. Staff Report - John Powell

E. Staff Report - Jim Runyan


A. Letter from Victoria Rask Gassoway concerning license #2427LEP requiring the 32-hour course.

B. Petition for Declaratory Ruling for Peter L. Chipman.

C. Letter from Stephen J. Conly license #5159J concerning continuing education not offered by the State of Oregon.




A. Board approval of proposed repeal of product certification rules. Rules

Board approval of proposed amendment of rule relating to permit fees. Rules

C. Request for equivalency for Limited Energy Class A license by Darbie A. Lillvik.
Hard copy to be mailed to board members only.

D. Board approval of BOLI Apprenticeship Standards.
(Summary report enclosed - training program made available at meeting for board members)


The Electrical and Elevator Board Policy Committee will meet following the board meeting.

The August 28, 2003, Electrical and Elevator Board Meeting and Policy Committee meeting has been canceled. The date of the next scheduled Board meeting and Policy Committee meeting is Thursday, September 23, 2003, 9:30 a.m., at the division office in Salem.



Interpreter services or auxiliary aids for persons with
disabilities are available upon advance request.

Note: Vehicles with "E" license plates should not be parked in "customer only" spaces.