Driver Training and Traffic Safety Advisory Committee Meeting

Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 10:00 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 - Meeting of July 12, 2016

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. Staff Presentations to industry

b. Contact Center Statistics and Operation

c. Update on the status of Donnika Ivy et al. v. Mike Morath, Texas Commissioner of Education, No. 15-486 in the Supreme Court of the United States

d. TDLR’s 2018-2019 Legislative Appropriations Request (LAR)

e. Overview of TDLR’s Strategic Plan for Fiscal Year 2017-2021

f. Personnel Updates

2. Compliance Division

a. Staff and Program Updates

b. Projects

c. Public Outreach

3. Education and Examination Division

a. Current Projects

b. Overview of upcoming Driver Education and Safety Summit

c. Personnel Updates

d. Key Statistics

e. Organization Chart

4. Enforcement Division

a. Case Highlights

b. Statistics

5. Licensing Division

a. Statistics

F. Discussion and possible recommendation for publication in the Texas Register, the repeal and new rules of 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 84, and public comments received from the department website advance posting. The new rules are streamlined and reorganized for public ease, clarify licensing requirements, and correct agency references from TEA to the department.

G. Recommendations for agenda items for next Committee meeting

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

I. Adjournment