Agenda for Licensed Breeders Advisory Committee Meeting, May 7, 2018

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
Monday, May 7, 2018 - 10:00 a.m.
1106 Clayton Lane - Room 125 E - Austin, Texas 78723


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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum
  3. Approval of the minutes - Meeting of August 23, 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 Division
      2. Call Center Statistics
    3. Enforcement Division
      1. Highlights of selected cases
      2. Statistics
    4. Field Operations Division
      1. Most common violations
      2. Updates to Licensed Breeder Inspection Procedures
      3. Division personnel updates
      4. Inspection statistics
    5. Regulatory Program Management
      1. New Division Name and Leadership
      2. Outreach Efforts – Attendance at Association or Industry Meetings
    6. Executive Office
      1. Strategic Planning Timeline and update
      2. Recent Developments
  6. Discussion on:
    1. New rulemaking requirements put in place by the 85th Legislature,
    2. Potential impact on rulemaking in the Licensed Dog and Cat Breeder program,
    3. Implications for surveys and workgroups, and
    4. Increased focus on outreach efforts.
  7. Discussion and possible appointment of workgroup on outreach
  8. Recommendations for agenda items for next meeting
  9. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Committee meeting
  10. Adjournment