Board of Boiler Rules Meeting

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:00 a.m.
North Campus, 1st Floor Public Meeting Room
1106 Clayton Lane, Austin, Texas 78723

AGENDA

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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call, Introductions, and Certification of Quorum
  3. Training for Advisory Board Members
    1. Open Meetings Act
    2. Public Information Act
    3. Administrative Procedures Act
  4. Approval of Minutes – Meeting of February 22, 2017
  5. Public Comment
    **Any person wishing to address the Advisory Board should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Executive Assistant**
  6. Staff Reports – Briefing from staff and discussion:
    1. Executive Office
      1. TDLR Legislative Session Updates
      2. Bill Implementation Overview and Timeline
      3. Briefing on TDLR’s Response to Hurricane Harvey
      4. Recent Developments
    2. Compliance Division 
      1. Personnel updates
      2. Public Outreach – Trainings, Attendance at Industry and Association Meetings and other outreach activities
      3. Inspection Statistics
      4. Update on the 2017 Editions of ASME and NBIC Publications
    3. Education and Examination Division
      1. Boiler Examination Statistics
    4. Enforcement Division
      1. Enforcement Case Statistics
      2. Highlights of Selected Cases
    5. Licensing Division
      1. License and Registration Statistics
  7. Discussion and possible recommendation regarding proposed amendments to 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 65, Subchapter A, §65.1 and §65.2; Subchapter C, §§65.12 - 65.15; Subchapter D §65.25 and §65.30; Subchapter G, §65.45; Subchapter J, §65.72; Subchapter N, §65.217; Subchapter O, §65.300; Subchapter R, §§65.601, 65.603, 65.606-65.609; proposed repeal of current Subchapter I, §65.63; and proposed new Subchapter I, §65.63 and §65.64 to implement House Bill 3257, 85th Legislature. The amendments also make technical corrections and provide additional clarity
  8. Discussion and possible recommendations from Task Groups:
    1. Repair Stamp Task Group
      1. Task Group report and recommendation on Boiler Technical Gram 20126-04
    2. Task group reports on CSD-1
      1. Task Group report and recommendation on adoption of SCD-1
  9. Discussion of a grace period prior to enforcement action for overdue boiler inspections
  10. Recommendations for agenda items for next meeting
  11. Discussion of date, time, and location of next meeting
  12. Adjournment