Advisory Board on Cosmetology Meeting


Monday, January 28, 2013 - 9:00 a.m.
Twin Towers Office Center
1st Floor Public Meeting Room #125E
1106 Clayton Lane
Austin, Texas

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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call and Certification of Quorum
  3. Approval of minutes – Meeting of October 15, 2012
  4. Public Comment
  5. Staff Reports
    1. Executive Office
      1. Legislative update
      2. Outreach Initiatives
    2. Compliance Division
      1. Inspection update
      2. Inspections Check-list
      3. Speaking engagements and training/education/outreach activities
    3. Education and Examination Division
      1. Examination update and statistics
      2. Education provider update
      3. Curriculum requirements update
      4. Report on the instructor examination survey
      5. Speaking engagements and training/education/outreach activities
    4. Enforcement Division
      1. Enforcement statistics - cases, orders, penalties, trends
      2. Highlights of selected cases
    5. Licensing Division
      1. Licensing statistics – new and renewal registrations, online applications, trends
      2. Update on Licensing forms
  6. Education and Examination work group report on the distance learning hours for all cosmetology programs
  7. Discussion and possible recommendation regarding the proposed amendments to existing rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 83 Section 83.10, 83.72 and 83.120 relating to distance learning, responsibilities of beauty schools who provide distance learning and designation of theory curriculum for distance learning and public comments
  8. Enforcement Work group report on the penalty matrices and discussion and possible recommendation of revisions to the penalty matrices for Cosmetologists and Cosmetology Schools, to be included in TDLR's Enforcement Plan 
  9. Health and Safety Work Group report and discussion and possible recommendation on changes to 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 83,  regarding the use of isopropyl alcohol and ethyl alcohol to disinfect cosmetology implements and equipment
  10. Staff report regarding the National-Interstate Counsel of State Boards of Cosmetology (NIC) exam
  11. Recommendations for agenda items for next Board meeting
  12. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Board meeting
  13. Adjournment

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