Finance Commission Meeting - August 15, 2019

Finance Commission Building | William F. Aldridge Hearing Room,
2601 N. Lamar Blvd. | Austin, Texas 78705

1:45 p.m.

Public comment on any agenda item or issue under the jurisdiction of the Finance Commission agencies is allowed unless the comment is in reference to a rule proposal for which the public comment period has ended. However, upon majority vote of the Commission, public comment may be allowed related to final rule adoption.

A. Finance Commission Matters

  1. General Public Comment
  2. Discussion of and Possible Vote to Recommend that the Finance Commission Take Action on the Agencies’ Management Response to the Efficiency Audit Regarding Sunset Recommendation 2.6 – “Direct the Finance Commission to minimize duplication of agency functions and promote more cost efficient administration of the finance agencies.”
  3. Discussion and Consultation with Attorney and Possible Vote to Take Action Pursuant to §551.071, Texas Government Code, for the purpose of seeking the advice or attorney-client privileged communications from our attorneys, including matters related to the potential financial exposure of the Finance Commission Agencies and their officers and the Finance Commission and its officers and including matters of pending and contemplated litigation.
    1. Office of Attorney General Legal Counsel Training on Antitrust Issues for Regulators

B. Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner

  1. Discussion of and Possible Vote to Take Action on Anticipated and Pending Litigation

    Ernest Polk v. Texas Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner; Cause No. 2018-04375, in the 281st Judicial District Court of Harris County, Texas

    State of Texas v. Cash Auto Sales, Inc. f/k/a Larry Lake d/b/a Cash Auto Sales and VIP Finance of Texas, Inc. f/k/a Travis Lake d/b/a VIP Finance; Cause No. 05-18-00198-CV, in the Court of Appeals for the Fifth Judicial District, Dallas, Texas


Note: The Finance Commission may go into executive session (close its meeting to the public) on any agenda item if appropriate and authorized by the Open Meetings Act, Texas Government Code, Chapter 551.

Meeting Accessibility: Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Finance Commission will accommodate special needs. Those requesting auxiliary aids or services should notify Brenda Medina, Texas Finance Commission, 2601 North Lamar Boulevard, Austin, Texas 78705, (512) 936-6222, as far in advance of the meeting as possible.