Towing, Storage and Booting Advisory Board Meeting November 5, 2015


Thursday, November 5, 2015 – 10:00 a.m.
North Campus Building
1st Floor Public Meeting Room, Room 125E
1106 Clayton Lane
Austin, Texas

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A. Call to Order

B. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum, and Introductions

C. Approval of minutes – Meeting of August 27, 2015

D. TDLR Video Presentation on Public Comment Process

E. Public Comment

 **Any person wishing to address the Advisory Board should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Executive Assistant**

F. Staff Reports – Briefing from agency staff and discussion:

1.  Compliance Division                                                         

a.  New staff members

b.  TDLR contact information on forms

c.  Outreach efforts

d.  Status of Recent Emergency Disaster Declaration

2.  Education and Examination Division                               

a.  Education statistics

3.  Enforcement Division                                                       

a.  Case Highlights

b.  Outreach efforts

c. Key statistics 

d.  Trends

4.  Field Operations Division                                                 

a.  Top Ten Most Common Violations

b. Division personnel update

c.  Update on new technology

d.  Inspection statistics

5.  Licensing Division                                                            

a.  Licensing statistics

G. Discussion and possible recommendation regarding proposed rule amendments at 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 85 § 85.711 regarding required forms of payment; this rule is proposed to implement House Bill 804, 84th Legislature, Regular Session (2015)

H. Discussion and possible recommendation regarding sign changes relating to required forms of payment at 16 Texas Administrative Code §85.1003(e)

I. Discussion and possible recommendation regarding proposed new rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter §§86.225, 86.226, 86.227 and 86.228, regarding emergency consent tow truck license, emergency consent tow operator license, and emergency consent tow company license

J. Discussion and possible recommendation on the environmental hazard fee

K. Recommendations for agenda items for next meeting

L. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Board meeting

M. Adjournment