Towing, Storage and Booting Advisory Board Meeting, July 14, 2017


Friday, July 14, 2017 – 10:00 a.m.
North Campus Building
1st Floor Public Meeting Room, 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 — Meeting of January 12, 2017
  4. Public Comment
    **Any person wishing to address the Advisory Board should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Executive Assistant**
  5. Staff Reports — Briefing from agency staff and discussion:
    1. Executive Office
      1. TDLR Legislative Session Update
      2. Bill Implementation Overview and Timeline
      3. Recent Developments
    2. Compliance Division
      1. Public Outreach — Compliance Attendance at Industry Meetings and other outreach activities
      2. Division Projects and Activities
      3. Recent Developments
    3. Education and Examination Division
      1. Key Statistics and Trends
    4. Enforcement Division
      1. Enforcement report including statistics on cases, orders, and penalties
      2. Highlights of selected cases
    5. Field Operations Division
      1. Top Violations
      2. Report on Division Projects
      3. Division Personnel Updates
      4. Inspection Statistics and Trends
    6. Licensing Division
      1. Licensing Statistics and Trends
  6. Discussion of the 85th Legislative Session bills affecting the Towing, Storage and Booting Program: HB 1247, HB 2615, SB 1501, and SB 2065
  7. Possible appointment of Workgroups
    1. Administrative Rules Workgroup
    2. Education and Curriculum Workgroup
    3. Enforcement Workgroup
    4. Licensing Workgroup
  8. Discussion of assigning environmental hazard fees and signage requirements to workgroup for study
  9. Discussion of Credit card fees charged by 3rd parties
  10. Recommendations for agenda items for next Board meeting
  11. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Board meeting
  12. Adjournment