November 14, 2018 - 10:00am

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


Webcasting Available

This meeting will be webcast, go to the day and time of the meeting

  1. Welcome and introductions
  2. Review and approval of meeting minutes from July 10, 2018
  3. 2018 legislative recommendations and report overview
  4. Next steps for the 2018 legislative report
  5. Public comment
  6. 86th Texas Legislature overview
  7. Budget and exceptional items
  8. Health and Human Services Commission guidelines for advisory committees
  9. Policy Council for Children and Families application process
  10. Action items for staff or member follow-up
  11. Public comment
  12. Adjourn

Public comment may be taken on any agenda item.

Contact: Questions regarding agenda items, content, or meeting arrangements should be directed to Jimmy Blanton, Director, Health Quality Institute, Health and Human Services Commission, 512-380-4372,

People who wish to submit written testimony for public comment may do so either by hard copy or electronically. The address for hardcopy submission is: Jimmy Blanton, Health and Human Services Commission, 6330 East Highway 290, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78723. The address for electronic submission is:

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 Blanton at 512-380-4372 at least 72 hours before the meeting so appropriate arrangements can be made.