Driver Training and Traffic Safety Advisory Committee Meeting and Education Summit

Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.
North Campus Building, 1st Floor Public Meeting Room, Suite 125E
1106 Clayton Lane, Austin, Texas

AGENDA

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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call of Committee Members
  3. Introduction of Department staff, invited guests, and other attendees
  4. Overview of the Purpose of Meeting and Ground Rules for Discussion - The purpose of this meeting is to share and gather information on curriculum and course content rules found at 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 84, Subchapters M-N.
  5. Discussion and possible recommendation on Driver Education and Traffic Safety rules found at 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 84, Subchapters M-N:
    1. Driving safety curriculum:
      1. What current elements in the curriculum are working well?
      2. What portions of the curriculum needs to be updated?
      3. What will impact driving safety in the next five years?
      4. If you were king or queen for a day, what would you change in the driving safety curriculum?
    2. Driver education curriculum:
      1. What current elements in the curriculum are working well?
      2. What portions of the curriculum needs to be updated?
      3. What will impact driver education in the next five years?
      4. If you were king or queen for a day, what would you change in the driver education curriculum?
    3. Drug and alcohol driving awareness program curriculum:
      1. What current elements in the curriculum are working well?
      2. What portions of the curriculum needs to be updated?
      3. What will impact the drug and alcohol driving awareness program in the next five years?
      4. If you were king or queen for a day, what would you change in the drug and alcohol driving awareness program curriculum?
    4. Under 25 driving safety course curriculum, as set out in ??1001.111, Education Code:
      1. What current elements in the curriculum are working well?
      2. What portions of the curriculum needs to be updated?
      3. What will impact under 25 driving safety in the next five years?
      4. If you were king or queen for a day, what would you change in the under 25 driving safety course curriculum?
    5. Discussion and possible recommendation on including rules on motorist-law enforcement interactions in 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 84, Subchapters M-N
    6. What other driver education and driving safety curriculum matters should TDLR consider that have not been addressed?
  6. Wrap-up by Department Staff
  7. Closing Comments by Presiding Officer
  8. Recommendations for agenda items for next Committee meeting
  9. Discussion of date, time, and location of upcoming Committee meetings
  10. Adjournment