Barbering and Cosmetology Advisory Board Meeting

Monday, January 31, 2022, at 10:00 a.m.
Video Conference Meeting

This meeting will take place via videoconference and will be broadcast on TDLR’s YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/TexasLicensing.  The meeting agenda and materials are available on the department’s webpage at www.tdlr.texas.gov. If you need materials in an alternate format, contact the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation at least five working days before the meeting date.  Phone: (512) 463-6599, E-MAIL: open.meetings@tdlr.texas.gov, TDD/RELAY TEXAS: 1-800-relay-VV (for voice), 1-800-relay-TX (for TDD).

Watch the meeting on TDLR's YouTube channel at: https://www.youtube.com/user/TexasLicensing

  1. Call to order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum and Introductions
  3. Virtual Meetings Training
    1. Meeting Protocol and Best Practices
    2. Public Comments
    3. Public Participation
  4. Public Comment
    Any person wishing to address the Board must submit an Email by following the Public Comment Instructions found on the last page of the agenda or located at www.tdlr.texas.gov. Emails must be submitted to the Board liaison at board.comments@tdlr.texas.gov by 12:00 PM, Friday, January 28, 2022. TDLR office will not be open for public comment.
  5. Open Government Training
    1. Open Meetings Act
    2. Public Information Act
    3. Administrative Procedure Act
  6. Staff Reports – Briefing from Staff and discussion:
    1. Office of General Counsel
      1. Introduction to Division Responsibilities
    2. Licensing Division
      1. Introduction to Division Responsibilities
      2. Statistics
    3. Customer Service Division
      1. Introduction to Division Responsibilities
      2. Statistics
    4. Enforcement Division
      1. Introduction to Division Responsibilities
      2. Statistics
      3. Case Highlights
    5. Education and Examination Division
      1. Introduction to Division Responsibilities
      2. Statistics
      3. Updates
    6. Regulatory Program Management Division
      1. Introduction to Division Responsibilities
      2. Current Projects
      3. Outreach
    7. Field Inspections Division
      1. Introduction to Division Responsibilities
      2. Current Projects
      3. Statistics
    8. Office of Process and Project Management
      1. Introduction to Division Responsibilities
    9. Office of Strategic Communication
      1. Introduction to Division Responsibilities
    10. Executive Office
      1. Division Introduction
      2. Sunset and Bill Implementation Update
      3. Communication Outreach Statistics
  7. Workgroup Assignments
    1. Education and Examination Workgroup
    2. Enforcement Workgroup
    3. Health and Safety Workgroup
    4. Licensing Workgroup
  8. Recommendations for agenda items for the next Advisory Board meeting
  9. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Advisory Board meeting
  10. Adjournment

The Barbering and Cosmetology Advisory Board will accept public comment for the January 31, 2022 meeting. 

Written comments must be submitted to Board.Comments@tdlr.texas.gov by no later than 12:00 p.m. on Friday, January 28, 2022. Comments will be provided to the Board members for their review prior to the meeting but will not be read aloud during the public meeting. 

If you wish to address the Board during the public meeting, please provide your contact information to Board.Comments@tdlr.texas.gov by 12:00 p.m. on Friday, January 28, 2022. During the meeting, you will receive an email with a link/phone number to join the meeting. You will be given no more than three (3) minutes to speak. The presiding officer may reduce the time provided for public comments based on the number of requests received. Ensure that you have a reliable connection and clear audio. 

**Please email your public comment request to Board.Comments@tdlr.texas.gov. **

DEADLINE FOR PUBLIC COMMENT REQUEST IS

12:00 PM, FRIDAY, JANUARY 28, 2022

Email request for Public Comment must include:

  • Agenda Item or Specific Topic
  • Name
  • Telephone number
  • Please indicate whom you are representing. Ex: attorney, yourself or other

Failure to provide the information requested directly above could result in your comment being delayed or taken out of order.