Advisory Board on Cosmetology Meeting

Monday, October 5, 2020 at 1:30 p.m.
via videoconference


This meeting will take place via videoconference and will be broadcast on TDLR’s YouTube channel. If you need materials in an alternate format, contact the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation at least five working days before the meeting date. Phone: (512) 463-6599, E-MAIL:, TDD/RELAY TEXAS: 1-800-relay-VV (for voice), 1-800-relay-TX (for TDD).

Watch the meeting on TDLR's YouTube channel at

  • Call to order
  • Roll Call, Certification of Quorum and Introductions
  • Advisory Board Member Training
    • Meeting Protocol and Best Practices
    • Public Comments
    • Public Participation
  • Approval of Minutes – February 10, 2020 Meeting
  • Recognition of Elizabeth “Bebe” Perez Retirement
  • Public Comment
    Any person wishing to address the Board must submit an Email by following the Public Comment Instructions found on the last page of the agenda or located at Emails must be submitted to the Board liaison at by 12:00 PM, Friday, October 2, 2020. TDLR office will not be open for public comment.
  • Executive Office
    • COVID-19 Update
    • Strategic Planning Update
    • Sunset Commission Staff Report
    • Communication Outreach Statistics
    • Retirement of License Number 700952
  • Field Inspections Division
    • Statistics
    • Current Projects
    • COVID-19 Response: Virtual Inspections
  • Regulatory Program Management Division
    • Personnel Updates
    • Current Projects
    • Outreach
  • Enforcement Division
    • Personnel Updates
    • Statistics
    • Case Highlights
  • Education and Examination Division
    • Statistics
    • Update on Rule Change Implementation
    • COVID-19 Update
    • Outreach
  • Customer Service Division
    • Statistics
  • Staff Reports – Briefing from Staff and Discussion:
    • Licensing Division
    • Personnel Updates
    • Statistics
  • Update regarding recent amendments to 16 Texas Administrative Code, Section 83.72, Responsibilities of Beauty Culture Schools. This includes emergency amendments effective June 30, 2020 and amendments considered at the September 29, 2020 meeting of the Texas Commission of Licensing and Regulation.
  • Recommendations for agenda items for the next Advisory Board meeting
  • Discussion of dates, times, and location of next Advisory Board meeting
  • Adjournment

The Advisory Board on Cosmetology will accept public comment for the October 5, 2020 meeting. 

Written comments must be submitted to by no later than 12:00 p.m. on Friday, October 2, 2020. Comments will be provided to the Board members for their review prior to the meeting but will not be read aloud during the public meeting. 

If you wish to address the Board during the public meeting, please provide your contact information to by 12:00 p.m. on Friday, October 2, 2020. During the meeting, you will receive an email with a link/phone number to join the meeting. You will be given no more than three (3) minutes to speak. The presiding officer may reduce the time provided for public comments based on the number of requests received. Ensure that you have a reliable connection and clear audio. 

**Please email your public comment request to **


12:00 PM, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2020

Email request for Public Comment must include:

  • Agenda Item or Specific Topic
  • Name
  • Telephone number
  • Please indicate whom you are representing. Ex: attorney, yourself or other

Failure to provide the information requested directly above could result in your comment being delayed or taken out of order.