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 New 19 TAC Chapter 61, School Districts, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules on School Finance, §61.1013, Foundation School Program Funding for Reimbursement of Disaster Remediation Costs, and §61.1014, Credit Against Recapture for Reimbursement of Disaster Remediation Costs
(Publication in the August 19, 2016, issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: August 19, 2016 - September 19, 2016)

Text of Proposed New 19 TAC §61.1013 and §61.1014 (PDF)

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Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 61, School Districts, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules on School Finance, §61.1020, Excess Funds for Video Surveillance of Special Education Settings
(Publication in the June 24, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: June 24, 2016 - July 25, 2016)

Text of Proposed New 19 TAC §61.1020 (PDF)

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 62, Commissioner's Rules Concerning the Equalized Wealth Level, §62.1071, Manual for Districts Subject to Wealth Equalization
(Publication in the June 24, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: June 24, 2016 - July 25, 2016)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §62.1071 (PDF)

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Proposed Revisions to 19 TAC Chapter 89, Adaptations for Special Populations, Subchapter EE, Commissioner's Rules Concerning the Communities In Schools Program
(Publication in the May 6, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: May 6, 2016 - June 6, 2016)

Text of Proposed Revisions to 19 TAC Chapter 89, Subchapter EE (PDF)

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Proposed Revisions to 19 TAC Chapter 97, Planning and Accountability, Subchapter EE, Accreditation Status, Standards, and Sanctions
(Publication in the April 29, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: April 29, 2016 - May 31, 2016)

Text of Proposed Revisions to 19 TAC Chapter 97, Subchapter EE (PDF)

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Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 102, Educational Programs, Subchapter EE, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Pilot Programs, §102.1058, Reading Excellence Team Pilot Program
(Publication in the July 29, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: July 29, 2016 - August 29, 2016)

Text of Proposed New 19 TAC §102.1058 (PDF)

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Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 102, Educational Programs, Subchapter JJ, Innovation District  
(Publication in the April 1, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: April 1, 2016 - May 2, 2016)

Text of Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 102, Subchapter JJ (PDF)

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Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 102, Educational Programs, Subchapter KK, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Compliance Investigations in Connection with State-Funded Education Program Grants, §102.1401, Compliance Investigations
(Publication in the July 1, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: July 1, 2016 - August 1, 2016)

Text of Proposed New 19 TAC §102.1401 (PDF)

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 109, Budgeting, Accounting, and Auditing, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Financial Accountability, §109.1001, Financial Accountability Ratings
(Publication in the June 24, 2016 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: June 24, 2016 - July 25, 2016)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §109.1001 (PDF)

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