State Board for Educator Certification Rule Review
This page contains information on State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) rules reviewed in accordance with Texas Government Code, §2001.039.
For proposed rule reviews with open public comment periods, you may submit public comments electronically using the public comment form.
Information on adopted rule reviews will remain on this page for 30 days following publication of the adopted review in the Texas Register.
The SBEC agenda contains detailed information on these rule reviews.
PROPOSED RULE REVIEWS WITH OPEN PUBLIC COMMENT PERIODS
Currently, there are no rule reviews with open comment periods.
PROPOSED RULE REVIEWS WITH CLOSED PUBLIC COMMENT PERIODS
Proposed Review of 19 TAC Chapter 233, Categories of Classroom Teaching Certificates
Summary: Texas Government Code (TGC), §2001.039, establishes a four-year rule review cycle for all state agency rules, including State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) rules. As required by the TGC, §2001.039, the SBEC will accept comments as to whether the reasons for adopting 19 Texas Administrative Code (TAC) Chapter 233, Categories of Classroom Teaching Certificates continue to exist. The rules being reviewed establish separate certificate categories within the certificate class for the classroom teacher. These categories identify the content areas or special populations the holder may teach, the grade levels the holder may teach, and the earliest dates the certificates may be issued.
Public Comment Period: October 28, 2022–November 28, 2022. The SBEC will take registered oral and written comments on the proposed review at the December 9, 2022 meeting in accordance with the SBEC board operating policies and procedures.
Earliest Possible Date of Adoption of Review by SBEC: December 9, 2022.
ADOPTED RULE REVIEWS
Currently, there are no adopted rule reviews.
Please see the 2019-2022 Rule Review Plan Listed by Chapter or 2019-2022 Rule Review Plan Listed by Begin-Review Date for the rule review schedule.