202121jan9:00 am1:00 pmBoard Meeting9:00 am - 1:00 pm Event Type:Quarterly Board Meetings
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
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 https://www.highered.texas.gov/public-testimony.
Agenda and Materials
I-A: Commissioner’s Remarks PPT
V-B: 60x30TX Refinement Update PPT
V-C: Agency Strategic Planning Update PPT
VI-A: Update on Texas Transfer Framework PPT
VII-C: Consideration of approval of the study of post-secondary outcomes for certain traditional and non-traditional high school students as required by Texas Education Code §61.06692 Report
VII-G: Consideration of approving the recommendation to enter into staff augmentation and technology service contracts to support implementation of the data modernization initiative Supplemental Materials
IX-C: Consideration of adopting the Report Regarding Compliance by Postsecondary Educational Institutions on Reporting Incidents of Sexual Harassment, Sexual Assault, Dating Violence, and Stalking required by Texas Education Code § 51.258
IX-D: Consideration of adopting the Report on Development Education (Rider 32, 86th Texas Legislature, Regular Session)
X-B: Contracts Executed by the Agency in Accordance with Board Rule 1.16 September 17 2020-November 16 2020 Report
(Thursday) 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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