Property Tax Consultants Advisory Council

Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 10:00 a.m
North Campus - 1st Floor Public Meeting Room, Suite 125E
1106 Clayton Lane, Austin, Texas

AGENDA

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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum
  3. Approval of Minutes – Meeting of January 23, 2019
  4. Public Comment
    **Any person wishing to address the Advisory Council should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Advisory Council Support Staff**
  5. Staff Reports – Briefing from Staff and discussion:
    1. Licensing Division
      1. Statistics and information updates
    2. Customer Service Division
      1. Statistics
    3. Enforcement Division
      1. Statistics
    4. Education & Examination Division
      1. Statistics
    5. Regulatory Program Management Division
      1. Public Outreach
    6. Executive Office
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Updates from the 86th Legislature, Regular Session 2019
      3. Communication Outreach Statistics
  6. Presentation of the Enforcement processes for complaint cases
  7. Discussion and possible recommendation on the proposed amendments to existing rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 66, §§ 66.20, 66.21, 66.25, 66.70, and 66.80, regarding the Property Tax Consultants Program. The proposed rules clarify registration and regulatory provisions; increase the term length for a renewal certificate of registration from a one-year to two-year term; modify the number of continuing education hours to be consistent with the new registration term; and reduce fees on registrants. The proposed rules address and finalize the Department’s previous rule reviews, conducted pursuant to Texas Government Code §2001.039, and to implement changes recommended by Department staff and members of the Property Tax Consultants Advisory Council
  8. Recommendations for agenda items for next Council meeting
  9. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Council meeting
  10. Adjournment