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Charles County, Maryland

January 21, 2015 Minutes

Wednesday, January 21, 2015


  1. Meeting brought to order by Willie Zapata at 4:00 PM.
  2. License Counts as of this month are as follows:
    1. Masters license: 1709
      1. General- 1347: 545 Active, 4 Deceased, 759 Expired and 39 Inactive.
      2. Restricted Master- 169: 90 Active, 0 Deceased, 79 Expired and 0 Inactive.
      3. Expired without license type listed:  196
    2. Journeyman license:  1859
      1. 724 Active, 2 Deceased and 1133 Expired.
  3. Homeowner’s permit:  140 with 1 active license.
  4. Approval of November 2014 meeting minutes.  All in favor.  None opposed.
  5. Discussion:
    1. Discussion of Solar Panels to be considered on a Homeowners permit.  Motion was made to not allow Homeowner permit to include permitting of Solar Panels.   All in favor.  None opposed.   Sue to update Homeowner permit application to represent decision.
    2. John Zanelotti provided Master Examination book based on NEC 2014 from MUELEC meeting.
    3. MUELEC membership dues statement has been provided to CPIS for payment.  Due 03/15/2015.
    4. Master exam for Gilbert Cook Jr. approved for March exam.
    5. John Zanelotti was voted by the Board to represent as Vice Chairman. All in favor. None opposed.  Sue to send to the Commissioners for approval.
    6. Frank to provide proposed construction code at February meeting.
    7. Discussion of Main breaker change out/ heavy up/cable replacement inspection and a separate service inspection.  SMECO/ Planchek and Permits department will need to work together on these inspections to get a better understanding of what is needed to complete inspections. 

Meeting adjourned 5:25 PM