Texas Industrialized Building Code Council Meeting January 9, 2020

Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 1:00 p.m.
North Campus Building - 1st Floor Public Meeting Room (125E)
1106 Clayton Lane - Austin, Texas


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  1. Call to order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum and Introductions
  3. Approval of minutes – June 20, 2019 Meeting
  4. Public Comment
    **Any person wishing to address the Council should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Advisory Board Support Staff**
  5. Staff Reports – Briefing from Staff and Discussion
    1. Licensing Division
      1. Statistics
    2. Customer Service Division
      1. Statistics
    3. Enforcement Division
      1. Key Statistics of cases and penalties
    4. Regulatory Program Management Division
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Projects
      3. Statistics
    5. Executive Office
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Sunset Review Process
      3. Communication Outreach Statistics
  6. Discussion on current and possible future IHB educational and outreach activities
  7. Discussion and possible recommendation to start process of adopting later code editions
  8. Discussion and possible recommendation on the proposed amendments to existing rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 70, §§70.22-70.25, 70.30, 70.60, 70.70, 70.73, and 70.101, regarding the Industrialized Housing and Buildings program. The proposed amendments implement House Bill (HB) 1385 and HB 2546, 86th Legislature, Regular Session (2019) and include clarifying and clean-up changes. This agenda item includes discussion of the public comments received on the proposed amendments
  9. Update on rule review process, including possible amendments to 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 70
  10. Discussion and possible action regarding approval of third-party inspectors, third party inspection agencies, third-party site inspectors, and design review agencies
  11. Election of new chair and vice-chair
  12. Recommendations for agenda items for next Council meeting
  13. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Council meeting
  14. Adjournment