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 Repeal of 19 TAC Chapter 61, School Districts, Subchapter BB, Commissioner's Rules on Reporting Requirements, §61.1023, Community and Student Engagement
(Publication in the September 29, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 29, 2017 - October 30, 2017)

Text of Proposed Repeal of 19 TAC §61.1023 (PDF)

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 61, School Districts, Subchapter CC, Commissioner's Rules Concerning School Facilities, §61.1034, New Instructional Facility Allotment
(Publication in the September 1, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 1, 2017 - October 2, 2017)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §61.1034 (PDF)

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 61, School Districts, Subchapter JJ, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Automatic College Admission, §61.1201, Notification of Automatic College Admission
(Publication in the September 15, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 15, 2017 - October 16, 2017)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §61.1201 (PDF)

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Withdrawal of and 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 August 25, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: August 25, 2017 - September 25, 2017)

Text of Amendment to 19 TAC §62.1071 (PDF)

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Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 62, Commissioner's Rules Concerning the Equalized Wealth Level, §62.1072, Manual for Districts Subject to Wealth Equalization, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 School Years
(Publication in the October 20, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: October 20, 2017 - November 20, 2017)

Text of Proposed New 19 TAC §62.1072 (PDF)

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Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 74, Curriculum Requirements, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules on College and Career Readiness, §74.1003, Industry-Based Certifications for Public School Accountability
(Publication in the September 15, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 15, 2017 - October 16, 2017)

Text of Proposed New 19 TAC §74.1003 (PDF)

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 74, Curriculum Requirements, Subchapter BB, Commissioner's Rules Concerning High School Graduation, §74.1025, Individual Graduation Committee Review
(Publication in the August 18, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: August 18, 2017 - September 18, 2017)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC §74.1025 (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 2, Clarification of Provisions in Federal Regulations and State Law
(Publication in the October 20, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: October 20, 2017 - November 20, 2017)

Text of Proposed Revisions to 19 TAC Chapter 89, Subchapter AA, Division 2 (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 7, Dispute Resolution
(Publication in the October 20, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 29, 2017 - October 30, 2017)

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

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Proposed Amendments to 19 TAC Chapter 97, Planning and Accountability, Subchapter EE, Accreditation Status, Standards, and Sanctions
(Publication in the September 29, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 29, 2017 - October 30, 2017)

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

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Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 97, Planning and Accountability, Subchapter EE, Accreditation Status, Standards, and Sanctions, §97.1077, Time Considerations for Prohibition of Applicable Interventions Under Contract Operating School District Campus
(Publication in the September 15, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 15, 2017 - October 16, 2017)

Text of Proposed New 19 TAC §97.1077 (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 September 15, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 15, 2017 - October 16, 2017)

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

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Proposed Amendments 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, §101.3024, Assessment Requirements for Students First Enrolled in Grade 9 Prior to 2011-2012 School Year or First Enrolled in Grade 10 or Above in 2011-2012 School Year, and Subchapter DD, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Substitute Assessments for Graduation, §101.4003, Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills Exit-Level Alternative Assessments
(Publication in the August 18, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: August 18, 2017 - September 18, 2017)

Text of Proposed Amendments to 19 TAC §101.3024 and §101.4003 (PDF)

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Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 103, Health and Safety, Subchapter CC, Commissioner's Rules Concerning School Safety and Discipline, §103.1205, Pilot Program for Placement of Students in Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) Program
(Publication in the October 20, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 29, 2017 - October 30, 2017)

Text of Proposed New 19 TAC §103.1205 (PDF)

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Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 129, Student Attendance, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules, §129.1025, Adoption by Reference: Student Attendance Accounting Handbook
(Publication in the August 25, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: August 25, 2017 - September 25, 2017)

Text of Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC 129.1025 (PDF)

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Proposed Repeal of 19 TAC Chapter 153, School District Personnel, Subchapter DD, Criminal History Record Information Review, §153.1117, School Contractor Employees
(Publication in the September 1, 2017 issue of the Texas Register)
(Public Comment Period: September 1, 2017 - October 2, 2017)

Text of Proposed Repeal of 19 TAC §153.1117 (PDF)

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