Behavior Analyst Advisory Board Meeting Agenda

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 – 9:00 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, and Introductions
  3. Training for Board Members
    1. Open Meetings Act
    2. Public Information Act
    3. Administrative Procedure Act
  4. Discussion of the History and Overview of the Behavior Analyst Program
  5. Public Comment
    **Any person wishing to address the Advisory Board should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Program Specialist**
  6. Staff Reports
    1. Executive Office
      1. Introduction and Overview of the Executive Office
      2. Overview of the Rule Making Process
    2. Compliance Division
      1. Introduction and Overview of the Compliance Division
      2. Update and discussion regarding implementation of the Behavior Analysts Program pursuant to Senate Bill 589, 85th Legislature, Regular Session (2017)
      3. Public Outreach
    3. Education and Examination Division
      1. Introduction and Overview of the Education and Examination Division
    4. Enforcement Division
      1. Introduction and Overview of the Enforcement Division
      2. Statistics
    5. Licensing Division
      1. Introduction and Overview of the Licensing Division
  7. Discussion and possible recommendation regarding proposed new rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 121 to implement the newly created Behavior Analyst program pursuant to Senate Bill 589, 85th Legislature, Regular Session (2017)
  8. Discussion and possible appointment of workgroups
    1. Enforcement workgroup to review and make recommendations regarding criminal conviction guidelines, the penalty matrix, other enforcement related matters and rules
    2. Licensing workgroup to review and make recommendations regarding licensing requirements and rules, inspections and compliance, and other administrative matters
    3. Standard of Care workgroup to review and make recommendations regarding standard of care matters and rules
  9. Recommendations for agenda items for next Board meeting
  10. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Board meeting
  11. Adjournment