Board Meeting Agenda

Thursday, June 9, 2022

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45000 Pechanga Pkwy, Room Bear
Temecula, CA 92592

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1:00 p.m. - Call to Order, Establishment of Quorum

  1. President's Opening Remarks
  2. Public Comment: Public comment will be accepted after each agenda item and toward the end of the agenda for public comment not related to any particular agenda item. The President may set a time limit, as needed.

  3. March 24, 2022 Meeting Minutes Approval (Action Item)
  4. Discussion and Possible Action to Consider Changes to Previously Approved Text and Reauthorization of a Regular Rulemaking to Amend Title 16, California Code of Regulations Sections 1399.349, 1399.350, 1399.350.5, 1399.351, 1399.352, 1399.352.5, 1399.352.7, and 1399.381 and to Adopt 1399.352.6 (Continuing Education, Fines)
  5. Professional Qualifications Committee Presentation: Incorporation of a Baccalaureate Degree Requirement in Respiratory Care Practice Act (Possible Action)
  6. Legislation of Interest (Possible Action Item)
    1. AB 646 (Low) DCA: boards: expunged convictions
    2. AB 1604 (Holden) The Upward Mobility Act of 2022: boards and commissions: civil service: examinations: classifications
    3. AB 1662 (Gipson) Licensing boards: disqualification from licensure: criminal conviction
    4. AB 1733 (Quirk) State bodies: open meetings
    5. AB 1914 (Davies) Resource family approval: training
    6. AB 2104 (Flora) Professions and vocations
    7. AB 2948 (Cooper) Consumer protection: DCA: complaints
    8. SB 962 (Jones) Healing arts: clinical laboratory technology: moderate-complexity laboratories
    9. SB 1031 (Ochoa Bogh): Healing arts boards: inactive license fees
    10. SB 1237 (Newman) Licenses: military service
    11. SB 1365 (Jones) Licensing boards: procedures
    12. SB 1436 (Roth) Respiratory therapy
  7. Public Comment on Items Not on the Agenda
    The Board may not discuss or take action on any matter raised during this public comment section that is not included on this agenda, except to decide whether to place the matter on agenda of a future meeting (Government Code section 11125, 11125.7(a)).
  8. Future Agenda Items
  9. CLOSED SESSION (Not open to the public)
  10. Pursuant to subdivision (c)(3) of Government Code section 11126, the Board will meet in closed session to consider proposed disciplinary actions, stipulated settlements, and petitions for modifications/termination of probation.

    Pursuant to subdivision (e)(1) of Government Code section 11126, the Board will meet in closed session to discuss the following pending litigation: Candice Hollimon v. Respiratory Care Board, Superior Court of California, County of Sacramento, case no. 34-2020-80003376.

4:30 p.m. - Adjournment


The meeting may be cancelled or changed without notice. For verification, please check the Board’s website at

Action may be taken on any item on the agenda. Time and order of agenda items are subject to change at the discretion of the President. Meetings of the Respiratory Care Board are open to the public except when specifically noticed otherwise in accordance with the Open Meeting Act. In addition to the agenda item which addresses public comment, the audience will be given appropriate opportunities to comment on any issue before the Board, but the President may, at his discretion, apportion available time among those who wish to speak. The public may comment on items not on the agenda, but Board members cannot discuss or take action on items not on the agenda. The agenda is available on the Board’s website at This meeting may be canceled or changed without any notice. For verification, please check the Board’s website at or call (916) 999-2190.

The meeting is accessible to the physically disabled. A person who needs a disability-related accommodation or modification in order to participate in the meeting may make a request by contacting Paula Velasquez at (916) 999-2190 or sending a written request to: Paula Velasquez, Respiratory Care Board, 3750 Rosin Court, Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95834. Providing your request at least nine (9) business days before the meeting will help ensure availability of the requested accommodation.