Driver Training and Traffic Safety Advisory Committee Meeting

Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 9:00 a.m.
North Campus, 1st Floor Public Meeting Room #125E
1106 Clayton Lane, Austin, Texas


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A. Call to Order

B. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum, and Introductions

C. Approval of the Minutes - November 19, 2015

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

E. Staff Reports

1. Executive Office

a. Overview of Executive Office

b. Update on Driver Training and Traffic Safety Program Transfer to TDLR

c. Overview of the Rule Making Process

d. Contact Center Statistics and Operation

2. Compliance Division

a. Staff and Program Updates

b. Projects

c. Public Outreach

d. Key Statistics - Fiscal Year 2016

3. Education and Examination Division

a. Staff and Program Updates

b. Schools Statistics

c. Update on Inspection Process

4. Enforcement Division

a. Projects

b. Key Statistics - Fiscal Year 2016

5. Licensing Division

a. Key Statistics - Fiscal Year 2016

F. Discussion and possible action to recommend approval of the criminal conviction guidelines

G. Discussion and possible recommendation regarding the following work group reports and activities which consist of the work groups' evaluation of 16 TAC, Chapter 84, the rules for the Driver Education and Safety program:

1. Driver Training and Driving Safety Schools, Instructors - duties include operations, inspections, license renewal requirement, standards of conduct

2. CE, Curriculum and Course Providers - approval standards, hours for CE, guidelines for alternative delivery courses, and all other educational matters

3. Enforcement/Compliance - criminal conviction guidelines, penalty matrix and all other enforcement matters

H. Recommendations for agenda items for next Committee meeting

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

J. Adjournment