Agenda for Licensed Breeders Advisory Committee Meeting, September 26, 2016

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 9:00 a.m.
1106 Clayton Lane - Room 125 E - Austin, Texas 78723


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A. Call to Order

B. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum

C. Approval of the minutes - Meeting of January 11, 2016

D. Public Comment
**Any person wishing to address the Advisory Board should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Executive Assistant**

E. Staff reports

1. Executive Office

a. Update on Legislative Appropriations Requests

b. Overview of the Strategic Planning Process

c. Recent Development

2. Compliance Division

a. Pre-license Inspections

b. Outreach Efforts

3. Enforcement Division

a. Enforcement statistics

b. Highlights of selected cases

c. Recent speaking engagements and training/education/outreach presentations

4. Field Operations Division

a. Most common violations

b. Division projects

c. Division personnel updates

d. Licensed Dog and Cat Breeders Inspection Statistics

5. Licensing Division

a. Licensing statistics

F. Discussion and possible recommendation for re-adoption of 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 91, Dog or Cat Breeders, resulting from the four-year rule review

G. Discussion of and possible recommendation on the public comments received by the Department in response to the four-year rule review of 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 91

H. Discussion and possible appointment of Advisory Committee Workgroups to address rulemaking in 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 91

I. Recommendations for agenda items for next meeting

J. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Committee meeting

K. Adjournment