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State Plumbing Board
Meeting agenda to include: Executive session
Late Submission now included: VII.A.

Thursday, December 20, 2012, 9:30 a.m.
Conference Room A
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Building Codes Division
1535 Edgewater St. NW
P.O. Box 14470
Salem, OR 97309-0404
Fax: 503-378-2322

I. Board business

A. Call to order
B. Roll call
C. Approval of agenda and order of business
D. Approval of the October 18, 2012 regular board meeting minutes
E. Date of the next regularly scheduled meeting: February 21, 2013
F. Review of the 2013 board meeting dates


II. Public comment

This time is available for individuals wanting to address the board on non-agenda items only. The board will not take action on non-agenda items raised under public comment at this meeting. Testimony on agenda items will be heard when the item is called. (See "Issues to remember when addressing board" at the end of this agenda).


(Break to clear room for executive session)

III. Executive session

Executive session to consider information or records that are exempt by law from public inspection ORS 192.660(2)(f)

(Break to allow audience back in room to be seated)

A. Board review settlement discussion and provide a recommendation for Coastal Plumbing - Case No. 2012-0190
B. Board review settlement discussion and provide a recommendation for Gerardo A. Castro - Case No. 2012-0189


IV. Reports

A. Building Codes Division report
B. Enforcement update
C. Summary of enforcement actions previously taken by the division outlined on the enforcement board report (No board action required)
D. Conditioned licenses: Portland Plumbing Plus LLC and Sarkinen Groundworks, Inc. (No board action required)
E. Program update

V. Communications - None


VI. Appeals - None


VII. Unfinished business

A. Board review and provide a recommendation on code amendments following hearing to Chapter 10 of the 2011 Oregon Plumbing Specialty Code - Grease Interceptors & Fats, Oils, and Greases (FOG) Late submission
B. Board review and provide a recommendation for rule change request from Representative John Huffman concerning equivalency for out-of-state experience


VIII. New business

Board review technical and scientific facts for a revised design from Nyloplast for Advanced Drainage Systems for their 24" catch basin and a new 12" area drain


IX. Announcements - None


X. Adjournment



Issues to remember when addressing the board:

  • All public participation is subject to the discretion of the board Chair for order of testimony, length and relevance.
  • Speakers are generally limited to five minutes.
  • Please register on the attendance registration form and on the public testimony registration form, listing the appropriate agenda item.
  • The board Chair will call you to the front testimony table.
  • Please state your name and the organization you represent (if any).
  • Always address your comments through the Chair.
  • If written material is included, please provide 20 three-hole-punched copies of all information to the boards coordinator prior to the start of the meeting and, when possible, staff respectfully requests an electronic copy of materials 24 hours prior to the meeting.
Interpreter services or auxiliary aids for persons with disabilities are available upon advance request. Persons making presentations including the use of video, DVD, PowerPoint, or overhead projection equipment are asked to contact boards coordinator 24 hours prior to the meeting. For assistance, please contact Debi Barnes-Woods at (503) 378-6787.

Please do not park vehicles with "E" plates in "customer only" spaces.

Note: For information regarding re-appointments or board vacancies, please visit the Governor's website.