Elevator Advisory Board Meeting


AGENDA

Wednesday, March 21, 2012 – 1:00 p.m.
E.O. Thompson Building – Seventh Floor Public Meeting Room
920 Colorado St.
Austin, Texas

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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum, and Introductions
  3. Approval of minutes – Meeting of February 15, 2012
  4. Public Comment
  5. Staff Reports – Briefing from Staff and discussion:
    1. Executive Office
      • Recent developments
    2. Compliance Division
      • Update on compliance activities
        • Incidents/Accidents
        • Waivers/Delays
        • Decal Information
        • Inspection Information
      • Trainings and speaking engagements
  6. Work Groups reports and discussion
    1. Continuing Education Work Group
    2. Experience of Responsible Party Work Group
    3. Fees Work Group
  7. Discussion and possible action on the repeal of existing rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 74, §§74.1, 74.10, 74.20, 75.25, 74.26, 74.30, 74.50, 74.55, 74.60, 74.65, 74.70, 74.75, 74.80, 74.85, 74.90, and 74.100; and the proposed new rules at §§74.1, 74.10, 74.20, 74.21, 74.22, 74.23, 74.24, 74.25, 74.30, 74.40, 74.50, 74.55, 74.57, 74.60, 74.65, 74.70, 74.72, 74.74, 74.75, 74.76, 74.77, 74.78, 74.80, 74.90, 74.100, 74.110, 74.111, 74.112, 74.113, 74.114, 74.115, 74.120, 74.121, and 74.122, regarding the safety standards for elevators, escalators, and related equipment. These changes implement House Bill 2643, 82nd Legislature, Regular Session (2011), and reflect changes made to Chapter 74 pursuant to the Department’s four-year rule review
  8. Recommendations for agenda items for next meeting
  9. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Board meeting
  10. Adjournment

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