Advisory Board of Athletic Trainers Meeting

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 9:00 a.m.
North Campus, 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 the Minutes - Meeting of January 8, 2018
  4. Public Comment
    **Any person wishing to address the Advisory Board should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Program Specialist**
  5. Issuance of an honorary certificate of recognition by the Department to the family of Dustin Lira
  6. Staff Reports:
    1. Licensing Division
      1. Statistics
      2. Customer Service Division
      3. Statistics
    2. Enforcement Division
      1. Statistics on Cases and Penalties
      2. Education and Examination Division
      3. Statistics
    3. Regulatory Program Management Division
      1. Public Outreach
      2. Medical and Health Professions Section Update
    4. Executive Office
      1. Strategic Planning Process Update
      2. Recent Developments
  7. Discussion and possible recommendation regarding proposed changes to the rules under 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 110, by proposing new rules at §§110.1 and 110.10, amendments to existing rules at §§110.14, 110.20, 110.21, 110.23, 110.25, 110.30, 110.80, 110.90, and 110.95, and the repeal of existing rules at §§110.1 and 110.19, regarding the Athletic Trainers Program. The proposed rules implement House Bill 4007, 85th Legislature, Regular Session (2017); include changes to update and clarify existing rules; and update certain fees. Public comments received on the proposed rules will be discussed.
  8. Discussion and possible recommendation regarding:
    1. Examination and Pass Rates
    2. Educational Programs
    3. Apprenticeship Requirements under 16 TAC §110.21
    4. Academic Course Requirements under 16 TAC §110.21
  9. Discussion regarding athletic training in public safety settings, including legal requirements set forth in Occupations Code, Chapter 451 and 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 110
  10. Recommendations for agenda items for the next Board meeting
  11. Discussion of date, time, and location of the next Board meeting
  12. Adjournment