Proposed Commissioner of Education Rules

All proposed new rules, proposed amendments to existing rules, and proposed repeals being considered by the commissioner of education are available here. You may submit public comments on proposed rules electronically to rules@tea.texas.gov. Please specify in your message the rule actions to which your comments apply. Please note the specific public comment period established for each rule proposal.

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 61, School Districts, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules on School Finance, §61.1011, Additional State Aid for Tax Reduction (ASATR)
(Publication in the October 21, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: October 21, 2016 - November 21, 2016)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §61.1011 (PDF)

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Proposed Revisions to 19 TAC Chapter 61, School Districts, Subchapter CC, Commissioner's Rules Concerning School Facilities
(Publication in the September 23, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 23, 2016 - October 24, 2016)

Text of Proposed Revisions to 19 TAC Chapter 61, Subchapter CC (PDF)

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Proposed Amendments to 19 TAC Chapter 89, Adaptations for Special Populations, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Special Education Services, Division 2, Clarification of Provisions in Federal Regulations and State Law, and Division 7, Dispute Resolution
(Publication in the November 25, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: November 25, 2016 - December 27, 2016)

Text of Proposed Amendments to 19 TAC Chapter 89, Subchapter AA, Divisions 2 and 7 (PDF)

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Proposed Revisions to 19 TAC Chapter 89, Adaptations for Special Populations, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Special Education Services, Division 7, Dispute Resolution
(Publication in the November 25, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: November 25, 2016 - December 27, 2016)

Text of Proposed Revisions to 19 TAC Chapter 89, Subchapter AA, Division 7 (PDF)

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Proposed Amendments to 19 TAC Chapter 89, Adaptations for Special Populations, Subchapter DD, Commissioner's Rules Concerning High School Equivalency Programs
(Publication in the November 25, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: November 25, 2016 - December 27, 2016)

Text of Proposed Amendments to 19 TAC Chapter 89, Subchapter DD (PDF)

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 100, Charters, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Open-Enrollment Charter Schools, Division 1, General Provisions, §100.1010, Performance Frameworks
(Publication in the November 25, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: November 25, 2016 - December 27, 2016)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §100.1010 (PDF)

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 100, Charters, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Open-Enrollment Charter Schools, Division 2, Commissioner Action and Intervention, §100.1033, Charter Amendment
(Publication in the November 25, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: November 25, 2016 - December 27, 2016)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §100.1033 (PDF)

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 101, Assessment, Subchapter CC, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Implementation of the Academic Content Areas Testing Program, Division 4, Performance Standards, §101.3041, Performance Standards
(Publication in the December 9, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: December 9, 2016 - January 9, 2017)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §101.3041 (PDF)

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 103, Health and Safety, Subchapter DD, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Video Surveillance of Certain Special Education Settings, §103.1301, Video Surveillance of Certain Special Education Settings
(Publication in the November 25, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: November 25, 2016 - December 27, 2016)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §103.1301 (PDF)

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Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 129, Student Attendance, Subchapter BB, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Truancy Prevention Measures and Sanctions

(Publication in the September 16, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 16, 2016 - October 17, 2016)

Text of Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 129, Subchapter BB (PDF)

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