|(a) Statutory authority. Texas Government Code §534.053
establishes the Intellectual and Developmental Disability System Redesign
Advisory Committee (IDD-SRAC).
(b) Purpose. IDD-SRAC advises HHSC and the Texas Department
of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) on the implementation of the
acute care services and long-term services and supports system redesign.
(c) Tasks. In addition to the tasks required by statute,
(1) provides recommendations for the continued implementation
of and improvements to the acute care and long-term services and supports
(2) performs other tasks consistent with its purpose
as requested by the Executive Commissioner.
(d) Reporting requirements. The IDD-SRAC includes its
recommendations in an annual report that HHSC prepares and submits
to the Texas Legislature in compliance with Texas Government Code §534.054.
The report is due on or before September 30th of 2018, 2019, and 2020.
(e) Abolition. The IDD-SRAC is abolished, and this
section expires, on the one-year anniversary of the date HHSC completes
the transition required by Texas Government Code §534.202 or
January 1, 2026, whichever comes first.
(1) Each member of the IDD-SRAC is appointed jointly
by the Executive Commissioner and the Commissioner of the Texas Department
of Aging and Disability Services.
(2) Membership is allocated consistently with Texas
Government Code §534.053.
(3) Members serve at the will of the Executive Commissioner
and the Commissioner of the Texas Department of Aging and Disability
(g) Presiding officer. The Executive Commissioner appoints
a presiding officer.