Proposed State Board of Education Rules

All proposed new rules, proposed amendments to existing rules, and proposed repeals approved for first reading by the State Board of Education (SBOE) and filed with the Texas Register are available here. You may submit public comments on proposed rules electronically to rules@tea.texas.gov. Please specify in your message the rules to which your comments apply.

The SBOE agenda provides detailed information on these rules.

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 109, Budgeting, Accounting, and Auditing, Subchapter B, Texas Education Agency Audit Functions, §109.23, School District Independent Audits and Agreed-Upon Procedures

Summary: The proposed amendment would address provisions relating to a school district or other educational entity hiring an independent auditor, including the length of time the same auditor may be retained. The proposed amendment would also add and clarify other administrative provisions and make technical edits.

(First Reading and Filing Authorization: November 2014 SBOE meeting)
(Publication in the December 19, 2014, issue of the Texas Register)
(Earliest Possible Date of Adoption: February 2015 SBOE meeting)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §109.23 (PDF)

Send a public comment on Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §109.23

Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 111, Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Mathematics, Subchapter C, High School, §111.47, Statistics, Adopted 2015 (One Credit)

Summary: The proposal would add Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for a new high school advanced mathematics course for implementation in the 2015-2016 school year.

(First Reading and Filing Authorization: November 2014 SBOE meeting)
(Publication in the December 19, 2014, issue of the Texas Register)
(Earliest Possible Date of Adoption: February 2015 SBOE meeting)

Text of Proposed New 19 TAC §111.47 (PDF)

Send a public comment on Proposed New 19 TAC §111.47