Advisory Board on Cosmetology Meeting


Monday, October 1, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.
North Campus Building - 1st Floor Public Meeting Room, Suite 125E
1106 Clayton Lane - Austin, Texas 78723

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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum and Introductions
  3. Approval of Minutes - Meeting of May 21, 2018
  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 – Briefing from Staff and discussion:
    1. Licensing Division
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Statistics
    2. Customer Service Division
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Division Projects
      3. Statistics
    3. Enforcement Division
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Highlights of Selected Cases
      3. Statistics
    4. Education and Examination Division
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Statistics
    5. Regulatory Program Management Division
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Outreach & Projects
      3. Upcoming Trade Shows
    6. Field Inspections Division
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Most Common Violations
      3. Division Projects
      4. Statistics
    7. Executive Office
      1. Recent Developments
      2. Overview of TDLR’s Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2019-2023
      3. Overview of TDLR’s Legislative Appropriations Request for Fiscal Years 2020-2021
  6. Discussion on rule review of 16 Texas Administrative Code Chapter 83, which is being conducted in accordance with the requirements of Texas Government Code, §2001.039 and all public comments received
  7. Discussion of the Texas Education Agency’s proposed revisions to Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs of study in response to the Strengthening Career and Technical Education Act of 2018
  8. Update and discussion concerning barber and cosmetology schools operating in the same space, but not at the same time
  9. Report from Education and Examination workgroup
  10. Discussion and possible appointment of workgroups
  11. Recommendations for agenda items for the next Advisory Board meeting
  12. Discussion of dates, times, and location of next Advisory Board meeting
  13. Adjournment