Agenda of the Advisory Committee on the Overhaul of the Intellectual and Developmental Disability System (IDD-SRAC)
July 29, 2021 – 1:00 p.m.
Meeting place :
Microsoft Office Teams Live Event
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Participants wishing to provide public comment should see the Public comment heading below.
- Welcome and presentations
- Consideration of April 29, 2021, meeting report
- Election of the Vice-President
- Review of statutes
- DLI-SRAC recommendations for the annual legislative report on the implementation of acute care and long-term care and support services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
- Legislative Appropriations Requests for the 87th Texas Legislative Session
- Senate Bill 1207 Implementation Update, 86th Leg., RS (2019)
- Electronic verification of visits
- Migration of the Client Assignment and Registration System (CARE) to the Texas Medicaid and Healthcare Partnership
- Public comment
- Review of action items and agenda items for the next meeting
Public comment: The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) welcomes comments from the public on matters related to all of the agenda items mentioned above. Members of the public who wish to provide public comments are encouraged to complete a public comment form here.
Members of the public wishing to provide written public comments to HHSC can email [email protected] no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Please include your name and the organization they are working on. you represent or speak as a private citizen. Written comments will not be read aloud during the meeting by staff, but comments will be forwarded to Crown staff and Committee members for review. Comments should not include confidential or protected health information.
If you would like to register to provide oral comment, please check the correct box on the public comment form. Instructions for providing oral comments will be emailed to you. Registration must be completed by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Members of the public can also use the Microsoft Teams Live Events Q&A section during the meeting to submit a request for public comment. The application must contain your name, either the organization you represent or speak to as a private citizen, and your direct telephone number. Do not include confidential information or protected health information in comments.
Public comments are limited to three minutes. Each speaker must indicate his name and either the organization he represents, or that he speaks as a private citizen. Members of the public using documents are asked to provide an electronic copy in an accessible PDF format. Documents are limited to two pages (paper size: 8.5 “by 11”, single side). Documents should be emailed to HHSC immediately after registration and include the name of the person who will be commenting. Do not include confidential information or protected health information in handouts. Staff will not read documents aloud during the meeting, but documents will be provided to Committee members and government staff. Speakers are not permitted to intervene or ask questions of Committee members during the remainder of the meeting.
Contact: Questions regarding agenda items, content or meeting arrangements should be directed to Beren Dutra, Advisory Committee Liaison, Medicaid and CHIP Services, at 512-428-1932, [email protected] .tx.us.
Those who wish to attend the meeting and need technology or support services should contact Dutra at 512-428-1932 or [email protected] at least 72 hours prior to the meeting in order that the appropriate arrangements can be made.