Combative Sports Advisory Board Meeting

Friday, September 20, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.
1106 Clayton Lane
1st Floor Public Meeting Room #125E
Austin, Texas


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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum, and Introductions
  3. Training for Advisory Board Members
    1. Open Meetings Act
    2. Public Information Act
    3. Administrative Procedures Act
  4. Approval of the Minutes –April 20, 2018 Meeting
  5. 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 **
  6. Honoring Public Servant, Police Chief, Devoted Family Man and Humanitarian for his service to the State of Texas: Advisory Board Member Chris Reed
  7. Staff Reports
    1. Licensing Division
      1. Licensing statistics and activities
    2. Customer Service
      1. Introduction to the Customer Service Department
      2. Statistics and Trends
    3. Enforcement Division
      1. Enforcement statistics - cases, orders, penalties, trends
      2. Highlights of selected cases
    4. Regulatory Program Management Division
      1. Perssonnel Update
      2. Conferences Attended
      3. Combative sports event statistics
        1. Televised events
      4. New Promoter Meetings
      5. New Promoter Orientation
    5. Executive Office
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Update from the 86th Legislature, Regular Session 2019
      3. Sunset Review Process
      4. Communication Outreach Statistics
  8. Workgroup Report and New Assignments
    1. Rules Workgroup
    2. Medical, Health, and Safety
    3. Drug Testing Protocols Workgroup
  9. Recommendations for agenda items for the next Advisory Board meeting
  10. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Advisory Board meeting
  11. Adjournment