Please see below for registration info and the agenda of the 2012 Texas Conference of HHS Councils. This event, held on Friday, November 9th from 9 am to 3:30 pm at the State Capitol, is free, open to the public, and a great way for get a feel for health and human services during the upcoming 83rd Legislative Session.
Conference of HHS Councils
Friday, November 9, 2012
Capitol Auditorium, E1.004
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Registration
10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Welcome
10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Opening Remarks: Outlook for Health and Human Services in 83rd Legislature
10:30 – 11:45 a.m. Panel: Health and Human Services in 83rd Legislative Session and Their Cross-Agency Impact on HHS System
11:45 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch Break
1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Panel: Budget Outlook: 83rd Legislative Session
2:00 – 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 – 3:30 p.m. Panel: Dynamic Workforce Trends in Health and Human Services
3:30 p.m. Closing Remarks & Adjournment
Council members are encouraged to ask questions at the end of each panel. No public comment will be taken at this event. This meeting is open to the general public.
We request that you pre-register by October 30, 2012 in order to ensure adequate seating. An overflow room will be open on the day of the conference, but seating will only be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. The registration form is available at the following link: http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/About/Council/HHS.asp. If you wish to register by phone, please call Carolyn Bivens at (512)776-2370. People requiring Americans with Disabilities Act accommodation, auxiliary aids or services should call DARS Inquiries at (800) 628-5115 at least 72 hours prior to the Conference of HHS Councils so that appropriate accommodations can be made.