Sen. Iris Y. Martinez

Filed: 3/11/2015





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 838 on page 9, line
313, after the period, by inserting "Both examinations shall
4cover Illinois jurisprudence as it relates to roofing
5practice."; and
6by replacing line 3 on page 46 through line 20 on page 47 with
7the following:
8    "(225 ILCS 335/11.5)
9    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2016)
10    Sec. 11.5. Board. The Roofing Advisory Board is created and
11shall consist of 8 persons, one of whom is a knowledgeable
12public member and 7 of whom are (i) designated as the
13qualifying party of a licensed roofing contractor or (ii)
14legally qualified to act for the business organization on
15behalf of the licensee in all matters connected with its
16roofing contracting business, have the authority to supervise



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1roofing installation operations, and actively engaged in
2day-to-day activities of the business organization for a
3licensed roofing contractor have been issued licenses as
4roofing contractors by the Department. One of the 7 nonpublic
5members licensed roofing contractors on the Board shall
6represent a statewide association representing home builders
7and another of the 7 nonpublic members licensed roofing
8contractors shall represent an association predominately
9representing retailers. The public member shall not be licensed
10under this Act or any other Act the Department administers.
11Each member shall be appointed by the Secretary Director. Five
12members of the Board shall constitute a quorum. A quorum is
13required for all Board decisions. Members shall be appointed
14who reasonably represent the different geographic areas of the
15State. A quorum of the Board shall consist of the majority of
16Board members appointed.
17    Members of the Roofing Advisory Board shall be immune from
18suit in any action based upon any disciplinary proceedings or
19other acts performed in good faith as members of the Roofing
20Advisory Board, unless the conduct that gave rise to the suit
21was willful and wanton misconduct.
22    The persons appointed shall hold office for 4 years and
23until a successor is appointed and qualified. The initial terms
24shall begin July 1, 1997. Of the members of the Board first
25appointed, 2 shall be appointed to serve for 2 years, 2 shall
26be appointed to serve for 3 years, and 3 shall be appointed to



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1serve for 4 years. No member shall serve more than 2 complete 4
2year terms.
3    The Secretary shall have the authority to remove or suspend
4any member of the Board for cause at any time before the
5expiration of his or her term. The Secretary shall be the sole
6arbiter of cause.
7    The Secretary Within 90 days of a vacancy occurring, the
8Director shall fill a the vacancy for the unexpired portion of
9the term with an appointee who meets the same qualifications as
10the person whose position has become vacant. The Board shall
11meet annually to elect one member as chairman and one member as
12vice-chairman. No officer shall be elected more than twice in
13succession to the same office. The members of the Board shall
14receive reimbursement for actual, necessary, and authorized
15expenses incurred in attending the meetings of the Board.
16(Source: P.A. 94-254, eff. 7-19-05.)".