Behavior Analyst Advisory Board Meeting Agenda

Friday, March 16, 2018 at 9:00 a.m
North Campus, 1st Floor Public Meeting Room, Suite 125E
1106 Clayton Lane, Austin, Texas

AGENDA

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    1. Call to Order
    2. Roll Call and Certification of Quorum
    3. Approval of Minutes – Meeting of December 13, 2017
    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. Staff Reports
      1. Licensing Division
        1. Statistics
      2. Customer Service Division
        1. Introduction and Overview of the Customer Service Division
        2. Statistics
      3. Enforcement Division
        1. Introduction and Overview of the Enforcement Division
        2. Statistics
      4. Regulatory Program Management
        1. Update and Discussion Regarding Implementation of the Behavior Analyst Program pursuant to Senate Bill 589, 85th Legislature, Regular Session (2017)
        2. Public Outreach
        3. Update from Bill Implementation Team regarding pending discussion items from the December 13, 2017 meeting
      5. Executive Office
        1. Public Outreach – Attendance at Texas Association for Behavior Analysis Conference, March 10, 2018
        2. Strategic Planning Process
        3. Recent Developments
    6. Discussion and possible recommendation regarding proposed new rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 121, to implement the newly created Behavior Analyst program pursuant to Senate Bill 589, 85th Legislature, Regular Session (2017); and discussion regarding public comments and responses to the comments on the proposed new rules.
    7. Discussion of possible rule amendments and action to assign topics for consideration for amendments to work groups, including the Standard of Care Work Group, possibly including the following topics: multiple relationships, treatment area and surroundings; provision of products and services by the behavior analyst; authorized representatives of patients; electronic documents and signatures; scope of practice; reporting to and from certifying entities; practice insurance; and related matters.
    8. Recommendations for agenda items for next Board meeting
    9. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Board meeting
    10. Adjournment