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The hang up as far as I can tell is in the Governor's office.  The issue isn't
just the CBSC, we also do not have a State Fire Marshal etc.  The Governor, as a
matter of policy,  seems to be extremely cautious in making appointments across
the board.

Roger Turk wrote:

> Here in Arizona there is a staff person that forwards appointments to the
> governor and the governor does what a governor does best, wields her pen.  If
> the staff person does not perceive that the board or commission is important,
> then the appointment drifts to the bottom of the pile.  The Arizona Council
> for Earthquake Safety was in that position until the council's director paid
> a pleasant visit to the staff person and explained that the council needed
> action.  Within a month, four appointments were signed by the governor that
> had been languishing for over a year.
> A. Roger Turk, P.E.(Structural)
> Tucson, Arizona