03/21/2018 09:00 AM-10:00 AM
Where: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, 1200 E. Anderson Lane Austin, TX - Board Room
**In an effort to be more cost efficient, we will no longer supply hard copies of agendas or agenda materials.**
PUBLIC TESTIMONY: The presiding chair shall designate whether public testimony will be taken at the beginning of the meeting, at the time the related item is taken up by the Board after staff has presented the item, or any other time as determined by the presiding chair. For procedures on testifying, please go to http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/public-testimony
AGENDA & AGENDA MATERIALS
Agenda Item V-A: Formula Funding Recommendations for the 2020-21 Biennium
Agenda Item V-B: Financial Condition Analysis of Texas Public Community College Districts Report
Agenda Item V-A: Formula Funding Handout
Agenda Item V-H(1): Consideration of adopting the Commissioner’s recommendation to the Committee relating to the proposed additions to Chapter 21, new Subchapter C, Sections 21.45 – 21.49 of Board rules, concerning student indebtedness (Senate Bill 887, 85th Texas Legislature, Regular Session)
Agenda Item V-A: Texas Higher Education Finance and the Formulas - PowerPoint presentations by Dr. Julie Eklund, Assistant Commissioner for Strategic Planning and Funding; Mr. David Young, Senior Director of Funding; Dr. Pam Anglin, Chair, Community and Technical Colleges Formula Advisory Committee; Mr. Edward T. Hugetz, Chair, General Academic Institutions Formula Advisory Committee; and Ms. Penny Harkey, Chair, Health-Related Institutions Formula Advisory Committee
Agenda Item V-C: Data Highlight: National and International Comparisons of 60x30 Educated Population Goal - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Jenna Cullinane Hege, Deputy Assistant Commissioner for Strategic Planning
Agenda Item V-F: Draft Legislative Recommendations to the 86th Texas Legislature - PowerPoint presentation by Mr. John Wyatt, Director for External Relations
Agenda Item V-G: Energy Conservation Project - PowerPoint presentation by Mr. Juan J. Castillo, Vice President for Finance and Administration and Mr. Trevor C. Liddle, Associate Vice President for Administration at Texas A&M International University
Agenda Item V-H(1): Proposed Rules for SB 887, 85th Legislature Required Loan Debt Disclosure - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Ginger Gossman, Senior Director for Innovation and Policy Development
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, 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, Government Code, and the entity provided notice as required by that chapter." Thus, no person can carry a handgun and enter the room or rooms where a meeting of the THECB is held if the meeting is an open meeting subject to Chapter 551, Government Code.
Please Note that this governmental meeting is, in the opinion of counsel representing THECB, an open meeting subject to Chapter 551, Government Code and THECB 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 Government Code Chapter 411 licensees, will be posted at the entrances to this governmental meeting.