Hearing Instrument Fitters and Dispensers Advisory Board Meeting

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 10:00 a.m.
North Campus, 1st Floor Public Meeting Room #125E
1106 Clayton Lane, Austin, Texas


If you are planning to attend this meeting and need auxiliary aids, services or materials in an alternate format, contact the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation at least 5 working days before the meeting date. Phone: (512) 463-6599, FAX: (512) 475-2874, E-MAIL: open.meetings@tdlr.texas.gov, TDD/RELAY TEXAS: 1-800-relay-VV (for voice), 1-800-relay-TX (for TDD.)

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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum, and Introductions
  3. Approval of Minutes – February 7, 2019 Meeting
  4. Public Comment
    **Any person wishing to address the Advisory Board should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Advisory Board Support Staff**
  5. Staff Reports
    1. Licensing Division
      1. Statistics
    2. Customer Service Division
      1. Statistics
    3. Enforcement Division
      1. Case Highlights
      2. Statistics
    4. Education and Examination Division
      1. Update from the 86th Legislature, Regular Session 2019
      2. Statistics
      3. Public Outreach
    5. Regulatory Program Management Division
      1. Update regarding Hearing Instrument Fitters and Dispensers program activities
      2. Public Outreach
      3. Medical and Health Professions Section Update
    6. Executive Office
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Update from the 86th Legislature, Regular Session 2019
      3. Communication Outreach Statistics
  6. Discussion and possible recommendations regarding proposed amendments to existing rule at 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 112, Subchapter C, §112.25, related to the Hearing Instrument Fitters and Dispensers program.  The proposed rule updates the requirements regarding examination proctors.  This agenda item includes discussion of the public comments received on the proposed rules.
  7. Recommendations for agenda items for next Board meeting
  8. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Board meeting
  9. Adjournment