November 20, 2013 Minutes |

Charles County, Maryland

November 20, 2013 Minutes

Wednesday, November 20, 2013



  • Willie Zapata
  • Frank Ward
  • Jim Blanche
  • John Zanelotti
  • Sue Cecil
  • Public attendee:  Jay Estevez 


  1. License Counts as of this month are as follows:

Masters license: 1634

  • General- 1275: 628 Active, 3 Deceased, 592 Expired and 52 Inactive.
  • Restricted Master- 161: 89 Active, 0 Deceased, 66 Expired and 6 Inactive.
  • Expired without license type listed: 200.

Journeyman license: 1855 

  • 716 Active, 2 Deceased and 1137 Expired.

Homeowner’s permit: 140 with no active licenses.


  1. Thomas Newcomb, Journeyman #549; provided documentation for explanation of company check provided for renewal June 2013.  Motion made by Frank Ward and second by John Zanelotti to accept renewal application.
  2. Concerns of Homeowner’s exam containing   questions that do not pertain to residential work were discussed.  Board made the decision to provide a new exam with question that pertains only to residential work and to be twenty (20) questions.
  3. Homeowner permit exam application to be graded for:
    1. Saleem Naviwala
    2. Willie Zapata took the exam to grade and contact secretary with results.
  4. Revised Master Renewal was provided.  It was approved with minor changes.  Sue to provide members with corrected copy for approval.
  5. Willie Zapata represented Charles County at the MUELEC meeting today and provided updates.  Meeting minutes of the meeting will be provided to Board members once received by the Board Secretary. 
  6. David Pantoja reviewed failed Journeyman exam.

Meeting adjourned at 5 PM.