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Arkansas Alcohol and Drug Abuse Coordinating Council

Description – The Arkansas Alcohol and Drug Abuse Coordinating Council provides oversight of all planning, budgeting, education, prevention, treatment, and law enforcement services and programs to efficiently and effectively combat the abuse of alcohol and drugs in the state of Arkansas.

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Arkansas Behavioral Health Planning and Advisory Council

Description – The purpose of the council is to involve concerned citizens and stakeholders in planning and evaluating the delivery of behavioral health service in Arkansas by:

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Arkansas Coalition for Juvenile Justice Board

Description – The Arkansas Coalition for Juvenile Justice is the state advisory group for juvenile justice and delinquency prevention issues under the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA). Its goals are to prevent children and youth from becoming involved in the courts, strengthen the effectiveness of juvenile justice, and establishing high standards of care when youth do become involved in the justice system. It is responsible for monitoring and supporting Arkansas’s progress in addressing four core principles under the JJDPA:

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Arkansas Early Childhood Commission/Early Head Start Governing Board

Description – This commission advises the Division of Child Care and Early Childhood Education in supporting the optimal and ongoing development of young children in Arkansas by:

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Title Posted Date
2019/10/15 AECC Meeting Minutes 03/02/2020
2018/10/16 AECC Meeting Minutes 10/07/2019
2019/04/16 AECC Meeting Minutes 09/27/2019
2019/01/15 AECC Meeting Minutes 09/27/2019
2018/07/17 AECC Meeting Minutes 10/16/2018
2018/04/17 AECC Meeting Minutes 08/29/2018
2017/10/17 AECC Meeting Minutes 05/24/2018
2017/07/11 AECC Meeting Minutes 05/24/2018
2017/04/18 AECC Meeting Minutes 05/24/2018
2017/01/17 AECC Meeting Minutes 05/24/2018
2016/10/18 AECC Meeting Minutes 10/17/2016
2016/07/19 AECC Meeting Minutes 07/18/2016
2016/04/19 AECC Meeting Minutes 04/18/2016
2016/01/19 AECC Meeting Minutes 01/18/2016
2015/10/20 AECC Meeting Minutes 10/19/2015
2015/07/21 AECC Meeting Minutes 07/20/2015
2015/05/19 AECC Meeting Minutes 05/18/2015
2015/01/20 AECC Meeting Minutes 01/19/2015
2014/10/21 AECC Meeting Minutes 10/20/2014
2014/07/15 AECC Meeting Minutes 07/14/2014
2014/04/15 AECC Meeting Minutes 04/14/2014
2014/01/21 AECC Meeting Minutes 01/20/2014
2013/10/15 AECC Meeting Minutes 10/14/2013
2013/07/16 AECC Meeting Minutes 07/15/2013
2013/04/16 AECC Meeting Minutes 04/15/2013
2013/01/15 AECC Meeting Minutes 01/14/2013
2012/10/15 AECC Meeting Minutes 10/14/2012
2012/04/17 AECC Meeting Minutes 08/07/2012
2012/07/17 AECC Meeting Minutes 07/16/2012
2010/04/20 AECC Meeting Minutes 04/19/2010
2010/01/19 AECC Meeting Minutes 01/18/2010
2009/07/21 AECC Meeting Minutes 07/20/2009
2009/04/21 AECC Meeting Minutes 04/20/2009
2008/10/21 AECC Meeting Minutes 10/20/2008
2008/07/15 AECC Meeting Minutes 07/14/2008
2008/04/15 AECC Meeting Minutes 04/14/2008
2008/01/15 AECC Meeting Minutes 01/14/2008
2007/10/16 AECC Meeting Minutes 10/15/2007
2007/07/17 AECC Meeting Minutes 07/16/2007
2007/04/17 AECC Meeting Minutes 04/16/2007
2007/01/16 AECC Meeting Minutes 01/15/2007
2006/10/17 AECC Meeting Minutes 10/16/2006
2006/07/18 AECC Meeting Minutes 07/17/2006
2006/04/18 AECC Meeting Minutes 04/17/2006
2006/01/17 AECC Meeting Minutes 01/16/2006
2005/10/18 AECC Meeting Minutes 10/17/2005
2005/04/19 AECC Meeting Minutes 04/18/2005

Child Welfare Agency Review Board Information

Description – This board approves applications for licensure and reviews special consideration and waiver requests from Placement and Residential Providers. It also serves as the avenue for appeal. 

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Meeting Minutes Posted Date
CWARB Minutes - May 2019 05/2019
CWARB Minutes - July 2019 07/2019
CWARB Minutes - October 2019 10/2019
CWARB Minutes - November 2019 11/2019
CWARB Minutes - December 2019 12/2020
CWARB Minutes - January 2020 01/2020
CWARB Minutes - March 2020 03/2020
CWARB Minutes - July 2020 07/2020
CWARB Minutes - September 2020 12/2020

Developmental Disabilities Services Board

Description – The Developmental Disabilities Services Board, as established by Act 348 of 1985, oversees and administers operations of the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) five Human Development Centers (HDCs) that provide residential services to Arkansans with significant intellectual or developmental disabilities. The board provides managerial oversight and direction, while daily operational authority is under the DHS Division of Developmental Disabilities Services (DDS).

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Meeting Minutes Posted Date
2020 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 07/16 10/08/2020
2020 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/06 10/08/2020
2020 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/26 06/08/2020
2019 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 11/06 02/27/2020
2019 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 10/04 11/13/2019
2019 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/07 11/13/2019
2019 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/24 09/05/2019
2019 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/22 09/05/2019
2019 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/01 09/05/2019
2019 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/06 05/15/2019
2018 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/01 11/21/2018
2018 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/02 | Subcommittee 08/06/2018
2018 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/02 08/06/2018
2018 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 04/16 | Subcommittee 05/06/2018
2018 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/07 05/06/2018
2017 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 11/01 03/05/2018
2017 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/16 | Subcommittee 11/15/2017
2017 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/16 11/15/2017
2017 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/03 09/18/2017
2017 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/03 | Subcommittee 09/18/2017
2017 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/01 09/18/2017
2017 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 01/09 | Subcommittee 04/05/2017
2016 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 09/16 11/09/2016
2016 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/03 11/09/2016
2016 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 11/02 11/02/2016
2016 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/04 08/26/2016
2016 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/19 05/06/2016
2016 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 01/04 02/24/2016
2015 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 11/04 02/24/2016
2015 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/18 11/06/2015
2015 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/05 11/06/2015
2015 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/06 09/11/2015
2015 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/04 05/08/2015
2014 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 11/05 02/05/2015
2014 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 10/21 11/07/2014
2014 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/06 11/07/2014
2014 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/07 08/14/2014
2014 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 03/12 05/13/2014
2013 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 11/06 03/22/2014
2013 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/01 11/07/2013
2013 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/01 09/11/2013
2013 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/06 05/05/2013
2012 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 11/07 02/28/2013
2012 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/09 11/08/2012
2012 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/02 08/09/2012
2012 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/01 05/02/2012
2011 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 11/02 02/05/2012
2011 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/04 08/04/2011
2011 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/04 05/04/2011
2011 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/02 02/02/2011
2010 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/05 08/05/2010
2010 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 01/27 01/27/2010
2009 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/14 05/14/2009
2009 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/26 02/26/2009
2009 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/12 02/12/2009
2008 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 11/06 11/06/2008
2008 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/07 08/07/2008
2008 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/08 05/08/2008
2008 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 04/11 04/11/2008
2008 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/07 02/07/2008
2007 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 12/06 12/06/2007
2007 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 09/20 09/20/2007
2007 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/10 05/10/2007
2007 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 03/05 03/05/2007
2007 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/08 02/08/2007
2006 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 05/11 05/11/2006
2006 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 02/09 02/09/2006
2005 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 11/08 11/08/2005
2005 | DDS Board Meeting Minutes 08/04 08/04/2005

Arkansas Medicaid Drug Utilization Review Board

Description – The Arkansas Medicaid Drug Utilization Review (DUR) Board works to improve the quality of care of Arkansas Medicaid clients receiving prescription drug benefits under Title XIX of the Social Security Act. It aims to improve client safety and conserve program funds while ensuring therapeutically and medically appropriate pharmacy care for clients.

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Meeting Minutes Posted Date
Arkansas Medicaid DUR Board Meeting Minutes - 10/21/20  
Arkansas Medicaid DUR Board Meeting Minutes - 07/15/20  
Arkansas Medicaid DUR Board Meeting Minutes - 04/15/20  
Arkansas Medicaid DUR Board Meeting Minutes - 01/15/20  
Arkansas Medicaid DUR Board Meeting Minutes - 10/16/19  
Arkansas Medicaid DUR Board Meeting Minutes - 07/17/19  
Arkansas Medicaid DUR Board Meeting Minutes - 04/17/19  

SIS Board Meeting Minutes

Description – The State Institutional System (SIS) Board reviews and provides advice regarding the size, location, and arrangement of physical facilities housing DHS institutional or residential operations. The board is responsible for developing long- and short-term plans for DHS institutional facilities, including juvenile treatment centers within the Division of Youth Services, the Arkansas State Hospital, and the Arkansas Health Center. The board also reviews and provides advice on the following:

Title Posted Date
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 10-14-2020 12/3/2020
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 7-8-2020 08/12/2020
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 4-8-2020 07/21/2020
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 1-8-2020 04/14/2020
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 10-10-2019 01/15/2020
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 12-12-2019 01/15/2020
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 7-10-2019 10/15/2019
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 4-12-2019 07/12/2019
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 1-9-2019 04/16/2019
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 10-10-2018 01/10/2019
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 7-11-2018 10/19/2018
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 1/10/2018 04/24/2018
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 10-12-2017 01/29/2018
SIS Board Meeting Mintues 7-13-2017 10/13/2017
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 4-13-2017 08/08/2017
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 1-12-2017 02/27/2017
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 10-13-2016 01/20/2017
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 7-14-2016 10/26/2016
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 8-10-2016 10/26/2016
SISB Meeting Minutes 4-9-15 07/21/2016
SIS Board Meeting Minutes 2016-4-14 07/21/2016
SIS Board Meeting 1-14-2016 04/15/2016
SISB Meeting Minutes 10-8-2015 01/27/2016
SISB Meeting Minutes 7-15-15 10/27/2015
SISB Meeting Minutes 8-26-15 10/27/2015
SISB Meeting Minutes 7-9-15 10/27/2015
1/8/2015 SISB Meeting Minutes 10/27/2015
4-8-2015 SIS Board Meeting Minutes 05/29/2015
9/10/2014 SISB Meeting Minutes 03/10/2015
7/24/2014 SISB Meeting Minutes 12/08/2014
4/10/2014 SISB Meeting Minutes 09/18/2014
6/4/2014 SISB Phone Conference Minutes 09/18/2014
1/3/2014 SISB Meeting Minutes 06/19/2014
2/19/2014 SISB Phone Conference Minutes 06/19/2014
10/17/2013 SISB Meeting Minutes 01/20/2014
9/4/2013 SISB Phone Conference Minutes 11/26/2013
7/12/2012 SISB Meeting Minutes 11/26/2013
7/11/2013 SISB Meeting Minutes 11/26/2013
4/11/2013 SISB Meeting Minutes 11/26/2013
4/12/2012 SISB Meeting Minutes 11/26/2013
8/29/2012 SISB Phone Conference Minutes 11/26/2013
10/11/2012 Approved SISB Meeting Minutes 02/06/2013
1/12/2012 Approved SISB Meeting Minutes 04/25/2012

Youth Justice Reform Board

Description – The Youth Justice Reform Board was established by Acts 2015, No. 1010, bringing together stakeholders from across the state to provide oversight and develop recommendations for youth justice reform in Arkansas. The board also works to increase improve coordination among the courts, law enforcement, and private and public groups with an interest in youth.  Stakeholders represented on the board include:

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