TEXAS COMMISSION OF LICENSING AND REGULATION AGENDA

March 9, 2016 - 8:30 a.m.

Twin Towers Office Center
1106 Clayton Lane
1st Floor Public Meeting Room #125E
Austin, Texas

AGENDA

If you require auxiliary aids, services or materials in an alternate format contact the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation at least 5 working days prior to the meeting date. Phone: (512) 463-6599, FAX: (512) 475-2874, E-MAIL: open.meetings@tdlr.texas.gov, TDD/RELAY TEXAS: 1-800-relay-VV (for voice), 1-800-relay-TX (for TDD).

The meeting will be broadcast on TDLR's YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/TexasLicensing .

A. 8:30 a.m. Viewing of contested cases, motion for rehearing, and public comment videos
NOTE: The video may be shown at other times during the meeting

B. 9:00 a.m. Call to Order

C. Roll Call and Certification of Quorum

D. Executive Session

1. Consultation with staff attorney pursuant to section 551.071(1), Government Code wherein the Commission will receive a briefing from General Counsel concerning pending or contemplated litigation, and/or settlement offers.

2. Advice from the General Counsel on legal matters authorized by 551.071(2).

3. Under section 551.074, Government Code, discussion of personnel matters.

NOTE: The Commission may adjourn into Executive Session to consider any item listed on this agenda if a matter is appropriate for Executive Session discussion.

E. Action on items discussed in Executive Session
Discussion and possible action on items discussed in the Executive session

F. Approval of Minutes – Meeting of February 10, 2016

G. Discussion and possible action to approve TDLR’s Internal Audit Plan for Fiscal Year 2016

H. Contested Cases - consideration and possible action (heard before SOAH)

1. ACR20130010518 & ACR20130006679/452-16-0031.ACR; Respondent Carlos J. Diaz, Jr.

2. ELC20130010488/452-15-4280.ELC; Respondent Robert Hawbaker d/b/a Mike’s Handyman Services

3. ACR20150002484 & ELC20150002480/452-15-2373.ACR; Respondent Scott H. Denney

4. ELC20140013239/452-15-1212.ELC; Respondent Phillip M. Wiley

5. ELC20150011408/452-16-0200.ELC; Respondent Dean A. Pierrot

6. BAR20150013311/452-15-4854.BAR; Respondent Terrance D. Edwards

7. COS20150020294/452-16-0117.COS; Respondent Jeremy Smith

8. ELC20150010226/452-15-3630.ELC; Respondent Joseph E. Barrow

9. ELC20150020853/452-16-0228.ELC; Respondent Jose L. Duran, Jr.

10. ACR20150019841/452-16-0443.ACR; Respondent Lance Williams

11. AUC20130013492/452-16-0173.AUC; Respondent Eric Shalev

I. Motions for Rehearing – The Commission may consider and take any action related to the following cases, including but not limited to, rehearing matters previously decided, modifying a prior order, or entering a new order:

1. COS20150001935; Respondent Sandra Marin d/b/a Pink’s Beauty Salon

J. Discussion and possible approval of Criminal Conviction Guidelines for the Driver Education and Safety program.

K. Discussion and possible action on the proposed new rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 116, Subchapter A, §116.1 and §116.2; Subchapter B, §§116.10 - 116.14; Subchapter C, §116.20 and §116.21; Subchapter D, §116.30; Subchapter E, §§116.40 - 116.44; Subchapter F, §§116.50 - 116.53; Subchapter G, §§116.60 - 116.65; Subchapter H, §116.70; Subchapter I, §§116.80 - 116.83; Subchapter J, §116.90 and §116.91; Subchapter K, §§116.100, 116.101, 116.103 - 116.105; Subchapter L, §116.110; Subchapter M, §116.120; Subchapter N, §§116.130 - 116.132; Subchapter O, §§116.140 - 116.142, timplement Senate Bill 202, 84th Legislature, Regular Session (2015), which transfers the Dietitians program from the Texas Department of State Health Services to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

L. Discussion and possible action on the proposed new rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 120, §§120.1, 120.10, 120.20 - 120.26, 120.65 - 120.70, 120.80, 120.90 and 120.95, timplement Senate Bill 202, 84th Legislature, Regular Session (2015), which transfers the Licensed Dyslexia Therapists and Licensed Dyslexia Practitioners program from the Texas Department of State Health Services to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

M. Discussion and possible action on the proposed new rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 114, §§114.1, 114.10, 114.20 - 114.30, 114.40, 114.50, 114.65 - 114.70, 114.80, 114.90 and 114.95, timplement Senate Bill 202, 84th Legislature, Regular Session (2015), which transfers the Orthotics and Prosthetics program from the Texas Department of State Health Services to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

N. Discussion and possible action on the proposed new rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 115, §§115.1 - 115.7, 115.13 - 115.16, 115.20, 115.21, 115.23, 115.25, 115.70, 115.75, 115.80, 115.90, 115.100, 115.111 - 115.123 and 115.125, timplement Senate Bill 202, 84th Legislature, Regular Session (2015), which transfers the Midwives program from the Texas Department of State Health Services to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

O. Discussion and possible action on the proposed new rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 110, §§110.1, 110.12, 110.14 - 110.25, 110.30, 110.70, 110.80, 110.90 and 110.95, timplement Senate Bill 202, 84th Legislature, Regular Session (2015), which transfers the Athletic Trainers program from the Texas Department of State Health Services to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

P. Discussion and possible action on the proposed new rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 111, Subchapter A, §111.1 and §111.2; Subchapter B, §§111.10 - 111.14; Subchapter C, §§111.20 - 111.23; Subchapter D, §§111.30, 111.35 - 111.37; Subchapter E, §§111.40, 111.45 - 111.47; Subchapter F, §§111.50, 111.55 - 111.57; Subchapter G, §§111.60, 111.65 and 111.66; Subchapter H, §§111.70, 111.75 - 111.77; Subchapter I, §§111.80, 111.85 -111.87; Subchapter J, §§111.90, 111.95 - 111.97; Subchapter K, §§111.100, 111.105 and 111.106; Subchapter L, §§111.110, 111.115 - 111.117; Subchapter N, §§111.130 - 111.132; Subchapter O, §111.140; Subchapter P, §§111.150 - 111.155; Subchapter Q, §111.160; Subchapter R, §111.170 and §111.171; Subchapter S, §§111.180 - 111.183; Subchapter T, §§111.190 - 111.192; Subchapter U, §§111.200 - 111.202; Subchapter V, §§111.210 - 111.215; Subchapter W, §111.220; Subchapter X, §§111.230 - 111.232, timplement Senate Bill 202, 84th Legislature, Regular Session (2015), which transfers the Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologists program from the Texas Department of State Health Services to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

Q. Discussion and possible action on the proposed new rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 112, Subchapter A, §112.1 and §112.2; Subchapter B, §§112.10 - 112.14; Subchapter C, §§112.20 - 112.26; Subchapter D, §§112.30 - 112.33; Subchapter E, §§112.40 - 112.44; Subchapter F, §§112.50 - 112.53; Subchapter G, §112.60 and §116.61; Subchapter H, §§112.70 - 112.72; Subchapter I, §112.80; Subchapter J, §§112.90 - 112.98; Subchapter L, §112.110; Subchapter M, §112.120; Subchapter N, §§112.130 - 112.134; Subchapter O, §112.140; and Subchapter P, §112.150, timplement Senate Bill 202, 84th Legislature, Regular Session (2015), which transfers the Hearing Instrument Fitters and Dispensers program from the Texas Department of State Health Services to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

R. Staff Reports
Briefing from agency staff and discussion:

1. Executive Office

  • Agreed Orders, Default Orders and Cease & Desist Orders
  • Recent developments
    • New programs Bill Implementation activities
    • Upcoming Strategic Planning Sessions
    • TDLR Challenge Survey
    • Presentations, Outreach, and Meetings with Constituent Groups
      • ELITE Program, Executive Perspectives on IT – February 16, 2016

2. Office of Strategic Relations and Communications

    • Social Media key statistics & update

3. Compliance Division

    • Staff activities supporting Advisory Board Work Groups
    • Staff participation at Association meetings
    • Training Provided by Staff at Building Professional Institute
    • New Personnel/New Hires
    • Staff involvement in Exam Development
    • Staff Participation in National Electrical Reciprocal Alliance Meeting
    • Compliance statistics

4. Customer Service Division

    • External Stakeholder’s Visit/Meeting
    • Current projects
    • Update on Contact Center statistics
    • Personnel changes

5. Education & Examination Division

    • Recent Accomplishments/Current Projects
    • Examination Statistics
    • Continuing Education Statistics
    • School Inspection statistics

6. Enforcement Division

    • Enforcement statistics
    • Implementation of new TDLR programs
    • TDCJ offender education speaking engagements
    • Industry speaking engagements

7. Field Operations

    • Recent accomplishments
    • Current projects
    • Personnel changes
    • Inspection statistics

8. Financial Services Division

    • Update on Division activities
    • Status of DIR-DCS Contract
    • Versa Conversion Contract

9. General Counsel Office

    • Update on rulemaking
    • Update on court cases with potential impact on TDLR
    • Open records previous determination from the Office of Attorney General
    • Speaking engagements and training
    • Update on streamlining review of default orders
    • Collections statistics
    • Case statistics
    • Open records statistics

10. Human Resources Office

    • Update on personnel changes
    • Update on personnel statistics

11. Information Technology Division

    • Recent accomplishments
    • Current activities
    • Update on personnel changes

12. Licensing Division

    • Licensing statistics
    • Recent accomplishments
    • Update on current projects

13. Office of Innovation

    • Update on Research and Analytics Training
    • Update on Employee Challenge Survey
    • Update on assisting DIR per HB 1890

S. Advisory Board Report

Briefing from staff and discussion on the following advisory board meeting and the subjects discussed and actions taken in the meeting:

      • Orthotists & Prosthetists Advisory Board – 02/18/16
      • Dietitians Advisory Board – 02/19/16
      • Advisory Board of Athletic Trainers – 02/22/16
      • Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists Advisory Board – 02/24/16
      • Driver Training and Traffic Safety Advisory Committee – 02/25/16
      • Hearing Instrument Fitters and Dispensers Advisory Board – 02/26/16

T. Public Comment
*Comments will be limited to no more than 3 minutes*
*any person wishing to address the Commission should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Executive Assistant*

U. Discussion of date, time and location of future Commission meetings

V. Adjournment