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 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, §89.1070, Graduation Requirements
(Publication in the June 5, 2015 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: June 5, 2015 - July 6, 2015)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §89.1070 (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 June 5, 2015 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: June 5, 2015 - July 6, 2015)

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

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 97, Planning and Accountability, Subchapter AA, Accountability and Performance Monitoring, §97.1001, Accountability Rating System
(Publication in the May 29, 2015 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: May 29, 2015 - June 29, 2015)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §97.1001 (PDF)

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 97, Planning and Accountability, Subchapter AA, Accountability and Performance Monitoring, §97.1005, Performance-Based Monitoring Analysis System
(Publication in the May 22, 2015 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: May 22, 2015 - June 22, 2015)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §97.1005 (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 2, Participation and Assessment Requirements for Graduation, §101.3022, Assessment Requirements for Graduation
(Publication in the May 29, 2015 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: May 29, 2015 - June 29, 2015)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §101.3022 (PDF)

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Proposed Repeal of 19 TAC Chapter 102, Educational Programs, Subchapter EE, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Pilot Programs, §102.1058, Technology-Based Supplemental Instruction Pilot Program
(Publication in the June 19, 2015 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: June 19, 2015 - July 20, 2015)

Text of Proposed Repeal of 19 TAC §102.1058 (PDF)

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Proposed Repeal of and New 19 TAC Chapter 109, Budgeting, Accounting, and Auditing, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Financial Accountability, Division 1, Financial Accountability Rating System
(Publication in the May 22, 2015 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: May 22, 2015 - June 22, 2015)

Text of Proposed Repeal of 19 TAC Chapter 109, Subchapter AA, Division 1 (PDF)
Text of Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 109, Subchapter AA, Division 1 (PDF)

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