Full Board Meeting Agenda

State Board for Architecture

Because of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Emergency and State and Federal bans on large meetings or gatherings and pursuant to Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order 202.1 issued on March 12, 2020 suspending the Open Meetings Law, the State Board for Architecture Meeting scheduled for May 20, 2020 will be held electronically via webinar instead of a public meeting open for the public to attend in person. Members of the public may view the Board meeting by logging into the webinar at https://meetnydirect.webex.com/meetnydirect/j.php?MTID=m4d88adf1bb6efb599de58862204d0e4d. Minutes of the Board Meeting will be transcribed and posted on the State Education Department’s website.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 10:00 a.m.

Members of the public may attend and observe the meeting outside of the Executive Session.


  1. Approval of Minutes
  2. Board Chair Report
    • Future Board Goals Discussion
  3. Board Office Report
    • Deputy Commissioner Appointment
    • Staffing / Office Operations
    • Proposed Executive Budget 2020-2021
    • OPD Web Ex Usage for Early Involvement in Enforcement
  4. Old Business
    • Regulatory Amendments
    • Building Officials’ Follow up
    • Practice Guidelines’ Update
    • Women in Architecture Series
    • NCARB Regional Summit Summary
  5. New Business
    • Updates on Scheduling the ARE
    • Virtual Practical Exam Conversation
    • NCARB Annual Meeting
  6. Other Board Member Topics for Future Meetings
  7. Adjournment

Next Meeting – August 12, 2020 – tentative location - NYC

Last Updated: August 26, 2020