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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 89, Adaptations for Special Populations, Subchapter C, Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency, §89.42, Official Testing Centers


Summary: The proposed amendment would expand the entities eligible to serve as official paper-based testing centers and define the requirements for paper-based testing centers.

(First Reading and Filing Authorization: September 2016 SBOE meeting)
(Publication in the October 14, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Earliest Possible Date of Adoption: November 2016 SBOE meeting)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §89.42 (PDF)

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