Elevator Advisory Board Meeting


AGENDA

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 – 1:00 p.m.
Twin Towers Office Center
North Campus Building – 1st Floor Public Meeting Room #125E
1106 Clayton Lane
Austin, Texas

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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum, and Introductions
  3. Approval of minutes – Meeting of March 21, 2012
  4. Public Comment
  5. Staff Reports – Briefing from Staff and discussion:
    1. Executive Office
      1. Update on Executive Office Activities
      2. Strategic planning update
      3. Presentations and speaking engagements
      4. Recent developments
    2. Compliance Division
      1. Update on Compliance Activities
        1. Incidents/Accidents
        2. Waivers/Delays
        3. Decal Information
        4. Inspection Activities
      2. Speaking engagements and training/education/outreach activities
      3. Recent developments
    3. Education and Examination Division
      1. Continuing education development
        1. provider registration forms
        2. course approval forms
      2. Speaking engagements and training/education/outreach activities
      3. Recent developments
    4. Enforcement Division
      1. Enforcement Statistics - cases, orders, penalties
      2. Speaking engagements and training/education/outreach activities
      3. Recent developments
    5. Licensing Division
      1. Licensing Statistics
      2. Update on licensing forms
      3. Speaking engagements and training/education/outreach activities
      4. Recent developments
  6. Work Groups reports and discussion
    1. Administrative Rule Work Group
    2. Code Work Group
    3. Enforcement Work Group
    4. Licensing Work Group
  7. Discussion and possible recommendation to the Commission 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 on 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 and public comment
  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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