Statutes related to Ch. 21 Appeals to the Commissioner

General Ch. 21 Appeal Information and deadlines: Tex. Admin Code §157.1072 & Tex. Educ. Code, Subchapter G, §21.301

Appeals:  Tex. Educ. Code §21.209

Petition for Review: Tex. Admin. Code §157.072(c)

Filing of Documents with the Commissioner of Education:  Tex. Admin. Code §157.1049 & Tex. R. Civ. P. 21 and 21a.

Service of documents on other parties:  Tex. Admin. Code §157.1050

Answer:  Tex. Educ. Code §21.301(b)

Local Record:  Tex. Admin. Code §157.1072(d) and (e)

Motions:  Tex. Admin. Code §157.1055, Tex. Admin Code §157.1072(g) and (h)

Briefs:  Tex. Admin. Code §157.1058

Commissioner’s Decision deadline:  Tex. Educ. Code §21.304(b)

Motion for Rehearing:  Tex. Educ. Code §21.307 & Tex. Admin. Code §157.1072(j)

Appeal to District Court:  Tex. Educ. Code §21.307 & Texas Gov't. Code §2001.171

Dismissals:  Tex. Admin. Code §157.1056

Contact Information

For questions, please contact Christina Eischens, Office of the General Counsel, Division of Hearings and Appeals at Christina.Eischens@tea.texas.gov or (512) 463-0489.