October 25, 2018 - 10:00am

Health and Human Services Commission, Brown-Heatly Building, Public Hearing Room
4900 North Lamar Blvd.
Austin Texas, 78751


Webcasting Available

Texas Penal Code Section 46.035(c) states: "A license holder commits an offense if the license holder intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly carries a handgun under the authority of Subchapter H, Chapter 411, Texas Government Code, regardless of whether the handgun is concealed or carried in a shoulder or belt holster, in the room or rooms where a meeting of a governmental entity is held and if the meeting is an open meeting subject to Chapter 551, Texas Government Code, and the entity provided notice as required by that chapter."

Please note that this governmental meeting is, in the opinion of counsel representing the Health and Human Services Commission, an open meeting subject to Chapter 551, Texas Government Code, and the Health and the Human Services Commission (HHSC) is providing notice of this meeting as required by Chapter 551. In addition, please note that the written communication required by Texas Penal Code Sections 30.06 and 30.07, prohibiting both concealed and open carry of handguns by Texas Government Code Chapter 411 licensees, will be posted at the entrances to this governmental meeting.

This meeting will be webcast. To access the webcast, go to https://hhs.texas.gov/about-hhs/communications-events/live-archived-meetings the day and time of the meeting.

  1. Introductions and welcome
  2. Review and adoption of July 17, 2018, meeting minutes (Vote required)
  3. Review Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD) System Redesign 2018 Annual Legislative Report
  4. Review IDD System Redesign Advisory Committee (SRAC) 2018 Legislative Appropriations Request
  5. Review IDD SRAC bylaws (Vote required)
  6. Health and Human Services Commission agency liaison committee activity
    1. STAR Kids
    2. Promoting Independence Workgroup
    3. IDD System Improvement Workgroup
    4. Texas Council on Consumer Direction
  7. Lunch
  8. IDD carve-in evaluation
  9. Home and community-based settings
  10. Break
  11. Statewide IDD Strategic Plan
  12. Public comment
  13. IDD SRAC subcommittee update and assessment tool discussion
    1. System adequacy
    2. Transition to managed care
    3. Day habilitation and employment services
  14. IDD SRAC subcommittee work plan assignments
  15. Agenda items for January 24, 2019, meeting
  16. Adjourn and thank you

Public comment may be taken on any agenda item.

Contact: Questions regarding agenda items, content, or meeting arrangements should be directed to Sallie Allen, Program Specialist, Advisory Committee Liaison, Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program Services Department, Health and Human Services Commission, 512-424-6969, or Sallie.allen@hhsc.state.tx.us.

This meeting is open to the public. No reservations are required, and there is no cost to attend this meeting.

People with disabilities who wish to attend the meeting and require auxiliary aids or services should contact Allen at 512-424-6969 at least 72 hours before the meeting so appropriate arrangements can be made.