January 17, 2018 Agenda | www.charlescountymd.gov


Charles County, Maryland

January 17, 2018 Agenda

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

4:00 PM 
PGM Conference Room #1
Charles County Government Building            

 Admin Business:

  • Approval of October 2017 drafted meeting minutes.
  • Board member updates.  Frank Ward’s replacement has not been named. Reed Faasen to represent until replacement is assigned.

New Business:

  1. Pertaining to our concerns with the State Legislative Committee:
    • This was provided to us from MUELEC in December 2016:  PLEASE NOTE: After receiving some additional comments of concern regarding the proposals to the Electric Law of Maryland after our last MUELEC meeting on November 16, 2016, it has been decided to table all proposed legislation for the upcoming legislative session and continue to work on concepts prior to getting a bill writer involved.
    • Provided to Board the “Introduction and Proposed Changes” from MUELEC.
    • Concerns regarding proposed legislation to the General Assembly on February 10, 2017 by Delegate Hornberger. We were informed MUELEC was unaware of this action until after it had taken place.  Copy provided to Board members.
    • We have received updated information (03/03/2017) from MUELEC.
    • This Board will continue to monitor the situation and maintain contact with MUELEC.
    • MUELEC meeting 05/17/2017. John Zanelotti attended and his notes were attached.
    • January 16, 2018 meeting was cancelled.
  1. Sandra Fitzgerald, Associate County Attorney has been assigned to represent our Board.  Welcome Sandra!
  1. Exam application update in progress.
  1. Rules and Regulations: to begin review for updates.

Licensing Counts as of this month are as follows:

Master: 1863 with 661 active.

General: 1492 with 575 active.

Restricted: 185 with 86 active.

(186 expired with no listing of type)

Journeyman: 1874 with 500 active.

Homeowner: 149 with 3 active.

Please note Agenda is subject to change.

Next meeting will be February 21, 2018.