Texas Register
December 31, 2021
Volume 46 Number 53
Pages 9127-9492

IN THIS ISSUE


THE GOVERNOR

Appointments

ATTORNEY GENERAL

Requests for Opinions
Opinions

EMERGENCY RULES

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION

LICENSING STANDARDS FOR ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES
26 TAC §553.2003

DEPARTMENT OF AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES

INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY SERVICES--MEDICAID STATE OPERATING AGENCY RESPONSIBILITIES
40 TAC §9.198, §9.199

PROPOSED RULES

OFFICE OF CONSUMER CREDIT COMMISSIONER

PAWNSHOPS AND CRAFTED PRECIOUS METAL DEALERS
REGISTRATION PROCEDURES
7 TAC §85.1011
CONSUMER DEBT MANAGEMENT SERVICES
7 TAC §88.104, §88.110
7 TAC §88.202
7 TAC §88.304, §88.306

TEXAS COMMISSION ON THE ARTS

A GUIDE TO PROGRAMS AND SERVICES
13 TAC §35.1

STATE PRESERVATION BOARD

RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE BOARD
13 TAC §111.13
13 TAC §111.45

PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION OF TEXAS

SUBSTANTIVE RULES APPLICABLE TO ELECTRIC SERVICE PROVIDERS
16 TAC §25.57
TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION APPLICABLE TO ALL ELECTRIC UTILITIES
16 TAC §25.218

TEXAS EDUCATION AGENCY

SCHOOL DISTRICTS
19 TAC §61.1009

STATE BOARD FOR EDUCATOR CERTIFICATION

REQUIREMENTS FOR EDUCATOR PREPARATION PROGRAMS
19 TAC §§228.2, 228.10, 228.30, 228.35
PROFESSIONAL EDUCATOR PREPARATION AND CERTIFICATION
19 TAC §230.111
GENERAL CERTIFICATION PROVISIONS
19 TAC §232.7, §232.11
CERTIFICATION OF EDUCATORS FROM OTHER COUNTRIES
19 TAC §§245.1, 245.5, 245.10, 245.15

TEXAS BOARD OF PROFESSIONAL GEOSCIENTISTS

TEXAS BOARD OF PROFESSIONAL GEOSCIENTISTS LICENSING AND ENFORCEMENT RULES
22 TAC §851.80

TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

COMPLIANCE HISTORY
30 TAC §60.4
UNDERGROUND INJECTION CONTROL
30 TAC §331.11

TEXAS WATER DEVELOPMENT BOARD

INTRODUCTORY PROVISIONS
31 TAC §353.32
REGIONAL WATER PLANNING
31 TAC §§357.10 - 357.12
31 TAC §357.21, §357.22
31 TAC §§357.31 - 357.34
31 TAC §357.42
31 TAC §357.44, §357.46
31 TAC §357.50, §357.51
31 TAC §357.62
STATE WATER PLANNING GUIDELINES
31 TAC §358.3, §358.4
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
ECONOMICALLY DISTRESSED AREAS PROGRAM
31 TAC §§363.502 - 363.506, 363.508, 363.510 - 363.514
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
ECONOMICALLY DISTRESSED AREAS PROGRAM
31 TAC §§363.504 - 363.508, 363.510 - 363.512
31 TAC §363.1304, §363.1309

COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS

BROADBAND DEVELOPMENT
34 TAC §§16.1 - 16.17

ADOPTED RULES

TEXAS ETHICS COMMISSION

GENERAL RULES CONCERNING REPORTS
1 TAC §18.31
REPORTING POLITICAL CONTRIBUTIONS AND EXPENDITURES
1 TAC §20.62, §20.65
1 TAC §§20.217, 20.220, 20.221
1 TAC §20.275
1 TAC §§20.301, 20.303, 20.313, 20.329, 20.333
1 TAC §§20.401, 20.405, 20.434, 20.435
1 TAC §20.553, §20.555
RESTRICTIONS ON CONTRIBUTIONS AND EXPENDITURES
1 TAC §22.1, §22.7
REGULATION OF LOBBYISTS
1 TAC §34.41, §34.43

TEXAS JUDICIAL COUNCIL

METHODS FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE
1 TAC §176.2, §176.3

DEPARTMENT OF SAVINGS AND MORTGAGE LENDING

WRAP MORTGAGE LOANS
7 TAC §§78.1 - 78.3
7 TAC §§78.100 - 78.102
7 TAC §78.200, §78.201
7 TAC §§78.300 - 78.303
7 TAC §§78.400 - 78.403

JOINT FINANCIAL REGULATORY AGENCIES

HOME EQUITY LENDING
7 TAC §§153.1, 153.5, 153.12, 153.13, 153.17, 153.22, 153.26, 153.45, 153.51

PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION OF TEXAS

SUBSTANTIVE RULES APPLICABLE TO ELECTRIC SERVICE PROVIDERS
16 TAC §25.43
16 TAC §§25.471, 25.475, 25.479, 25.498, 25.499

TEXAS LOTTERY COMMISSION

CHARITABLE BINGO OPERATIONS DIVISION
16 TAC §402.413, §402.452
16 TAC §402.702
GENERAL ADMINISTRATION
16 TAC §403.701

TEXAS EDUCATION AGENCY

CURRICULUM REQUIREMENTS
19 TAC §74.1003
COMMISSIONER'S RULES CONCERNING OPEN-ENROLLMENT CHARTER SCHOOLS
PROPERTY OF OPEN-ENROLLMENT CHARTER SCHOOLS
19 TAC §100.1067
BUDGETING, ACCOUNTING, AND AUDITING
19 TAC §109.1001

DEPARTMENT OF STATE HEALTH SERVICES

END STAGE RENAL DISEASE FACILITIES
25 TAC §117.49
HOSPITAL LICENSING
25 TAC §133.45
AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTERS
25 TAC §135.30
BIRTHING CENTERS
25 TAC §137.55
ABORTION FACILITY REPORTING AND LICENSING
25 TAC §139.60
HEALTH PROFESSIONS REGULATION
25 TAC §140.435
FOOD AND DRUG
25 TAC §229.144
RADIATION CONTROL
25 TAC §§289.252, 289.256, 289.257
LOCAL MENTAL HEALTH AUTHORITY RESPONSIBILITIES
25 TAC §412.272
STANDARD OF CARE
25 TAC §448.912

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH DELIVERY SYSTEM
TRANSFERS AND CHANGING LOCAL MENTAL HEALTH AUTHORITIES OR LOCAL BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AUTHORITIES
26 TAC §306.192
SPECIAL CARE FACILITIES
26 TAC §506.38
FREESTANDING EMERGENCY MEDICAL CARE FACILITIES
26 TAC §509.68
PRIVATE PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITALS AND CRISIS STABILIZATION UNITS
26 TAC §510.44
CONTINUITY OF SERVICES--TRANSFERRING INDIVIDUALS FROM STATE SUPPORTED CENTERS TO STATE HOSPITALS
26 TAC §902.1

TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

WATERSHED PROTECTION RULES
30 TAC §§311.101 - 311.103

COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS

TAX ADMINISTRATION
34 TAC §3.302

DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES

CHILD PROTECTIVE INVESTIGATIONS
NOTIFICATION
40 TAC §707.745
CONFIDENTIALITY
40 TAC §707.765
ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEWS
40 TAC §707.825
DUE PROCESS HEARINGS
40 TAC §707.857

TRANSFERRED RULES

Department of State Health Services
Rule Transfer
Health and Human Services Commission
Rule Transfer
Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services
Rule Transfer
Health and Human Services Commission
Rule Transfer

REVIEW OF AGENCY RULES

Proposed Rule Reviews
State Board for Educator Certification
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Adopted Rule Reviews
Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner

TABLES & GRAPHICS

IN ADDITION

Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation
Draft 2022 Annual Action Plan Available For Public Comment
Office of the Attorney General
Notice Regarding Private Real Property Rights Preservation Act Guidelines
Comptroller of Public Accounts
Certification of the Average Closing Price of Gas and Oil - November 2021
Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner
Notice of Rate Ceilings
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Agreed Orders
Enforcement Orders
Notice of Application and Public Hearing for an Air Quality Standard Permit for a Concrete Batch Plant with Enhanced Controls: Proposed Air Quality Registration Number 167311
Notice of Completion of Technical Review for Minor Amendment: Radioactive Material License Number R04100
Notice of District Petition
Notice of Hearing on Brickston Municipal Utility District: SOAH Docket No. 582-22-0863; TCEQ Docket No. 2021-1210-MWD; Permit No. WQ0015839001
Notice of Hearing on Diamond Back Recycling And Sanitary Landfill: SOAH Docket No. 582-22-0844; TCEQ Docket No. 2021-1000-MSW; Proposed Permit No. 2404
Notice of Minor Amendment
Notice of Public Hearing on Assessment of Administrative Penalties and Requiring Certain Actions of The American Legion, Mission in Action Post No. 231, The American Legion, Department of Texas, Pottsboro, Texas: SOAH Docket No. 582-22-1015; TCEQ Docket No. 2019-1329-PWS-E
Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Revision to 30 TAC Chapter 331
Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Revisions to 30 TAC Chapter 60
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Medicaid Payment Rates for the Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Updates
Notice of Stakeholder Engagement Meetings on Potential Medicaid and Title XX Payment Rates
Department of State Health Services
Licensing Actions for Radioactive Materials
Texas Department of Insurance
Company Licensing
Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
Notice of a Vacancy on the Auctioneer Advisory Board
Notice of Vacancies on Code Enforcement Officers Advisory Committee
Notice of Vacancies on Licensed Breeders Advisory Committee
Notice of Vacancies on Orthotists and Prosthetists Advisory Board
Notice of Vacancies on Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists Advisory Board
Notice of Vacancies on the Dietitians Advisory Board
Notice of Vacancy on Dyslexia Therapists and Practitioners Advisory Committee
Notice of Vacancy on Hearing Instrument Fitters and Dispensers Advisory Board
Notice of Vacancy on Massage Therapy Advisory Board
Notice of Vacancy on Midwives Advisory Board
Notice of Vacancy on Property Tax Consultants Advisory Council
Notice of Vacancy on Used Automotive Parts Recycling Advisory Board
Supreme Court of Texas
Final Approval of Amendments to Texas Rule of Appellate Procedure 57
Texas Windstorm Insurance Association
Announcement: Request for Proposals
Request for Proposals Announcement