State of Oklahoma
Commission for Rehabilitation Services
Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Service
3535 NW 58th Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
Jack Tucker, Commission Chair
April Danahy, Commission Vice Chair
Lynda Collins, Commission Member
Whole Packet with page numbers:
Zip file of individual packet files:
1. Call to Order and Roll Call
2. Statement of Compliance with Open Meeting Act
3. Introduction of Guests
4. Public Comments
With review and possible Commission discussion, the report includes statistics on People with Disabilities Awareness Day; legislative visits to Capitol Hill in April; number of cases on waiting list; updates on Disability Determination Services, Management Services Division, Human Resources, Oklahoma School for the Blind, Oklahoma School for the Deaf; and agency, cross-agency and/or community partnerships.
FY 2019 - FY 2026 Capital Outlay Request with review and possible Commission discussion.
Personnel Activity report as of April 21, 2017 with review and possible Commission discussion. The Activity report has current FTE status.
Oklahoma School for the Deaf Fund 235 FY 2018 Project Proposals with review and possible Commission discussion.
Oklahoma Rehabilitation Council Report with review and possible Commission discussion. The report includes success stories; twelve Tribal partnerships for FFY 17; meetings with partnership agencies; collaboration with Process Improvement Unit; Committee Meetings; National conferences; Capitol Hill visits; and new appointments to the Council.
Vocational Rehabilitation Report with review and possible Commission discussion. This report includes successful cases; statistical reporting; WIOA; National conferences; employee updates; and Transition Team updates.
Visual Services Report with review and possible Commission discussion. This report includes Outreach programs; the Oklahoma Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped; the Business Enterprise Program; and statistical information.
Review and possible Commission discussion on DRS Policy, Chapter 3, Management Services Division, Subchapter 11. Information Services Unit by Process Improvement Unit. This policy change requires all Agency information technology security to comply with the rules as established in the Office of Management and Enterprise Services (OMES) IT Standards and Policies, Information Security Policy, Procedures and Guidelines.
Report on Performance Audit Status.
Review and discussion with possible vote to approve the April 10, 2017 Commission for Rehabilitation Services Regular Meeting Minutes.
Review and discussion with possible vote for approval of the April, 2017 donations to the Oklahoma School for the Blind.
Discuss the appointment of Noel Tyler as Director as authorized by the Open Meeting Act 25 O.S. § 307B.1; and Discuss the selection of the 2017 Commissioner’s Award as authorized by the Open Meeting Act 25 O.S. § 307.B.7 and 74 O.S. 2016 Supp. § 166.8.A.2.
Date and location of next regular meeting of the Commission for Rehabilitation Services:
Monday, June 12, 2017 at 10:30 am.
Department of Rehabilitation Services
3535 NW 58th Street, Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73112