REVIEW OF AGENCY RULES

Adopted Rule Reviews

Texas Education Agency

Title 19, Part 2

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) adopts the review of 19 TAC Chapter 101, Assessment, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules Concerning the Participation of English Language Learners in State Assessments; Subchapter BB, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Grade Advancement and Accelerated Instruction; Subchapter CC, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Implementation of the Academic Content Areas Testing Program; Subchapter DD, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Substitute Assessments for Graduation; Subchapter EE, Commissioner's Rules Concerning the Statewide Testing Calendar and UIL Participation; and Subchapter FF, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Diagnostic Assessment, pursuant to the Texas Government Code, §2001.039. The TEA proposed the review of 19 TAC Chapter 101, Subchapters AA-FF, in the February 17, 2017 issue of the Texas Register (42 TexReg 701).

Relating to the review of 19 TAC Chapter 101, Subchapters AA-EE, the TEA finds that the reasons for adopting Subchapters AA-EE continue to exist and readopts the rules. The TEA received no comments related to the review of Subchapters AA-EE. At a later date, the TEA may propose revisions to Subchapters AA-EE to update rules and align with statute, including any changes that may result from the 85th Texas Legislature, 2017.

Relating to the review of 19 TAC Chapter 101, Subchapter FF, the TEA finds that the reasons for adopting Subchapter FF continue to exist and readopts the rule. The TEA received no comments related to the review of Subchapter FF. No changes are necessary as a result of the review.

This concludes the review of 19 TAC Chapter 101.

TRD-201702242

Cristina De La Fuente-Valadez

Director, Rulemaking

Texas Education Agency

Filed: June 7, 2017


The Texas Education Agency (TEA) adopts the review of 19 TAC Chapter 109, Budgeting, Accounting, and Auditing, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Financial Accountability; Subchapter BB, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Financial Exigency; and Subchapter CC, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting, pursuant to the Texas Government Code, §2001.039. The TEA proposed the review of 19 TAC Chapter 109, Subchapters AA-CC, in the February 17, 2017 issue of the Texas Register (42 TexReg 701).

Relating to the review of 19 TAC Chapter 109, Subchapters AA-CC, the TEA finds that the reasons for adopting Subchapters AA-CC continue to exist and readopts the rules. The TEA received no comments related to the review of Subchapters AA-CC. At a later date, the TEA may propose revisions to Subchapters AA-CC to include any changes that may result from the 85th Texas Legislature, 2017.

This concludes the review of 19 TAC Chapter 109.

TRD-201702243

Cristina De La Fuente-Valadez

Director, Rulemaking

Texas Education Agency

Filed: June 7, 2017


Department of Information Resources

Title 1, Part 10

The Texas Department of Information Resources (department) has completed its review of 1 Texas Administrative Code Chapter 207, relating to Telecommunications Services, pursuant to §2001.039, Texas Government Code, which requires agency rules to be reviewed at least every four years. The department determined that the reasons for initially adopting 1 Texas Administrative Code Chapter 207 continue to exist. The department, therefore is readopting Chapter 207, concerning Telecommunications Services.

Notice of the rule review was published in the March 10, 2017 issue of the Texas Register (42 TexReg 1155). No comments were received as a result of that notice.

The department's review of 1 Texas Administrative Code Chapter 207 is concluded.

TRD-201702248

Martin Zelinsky

General Counsel

Department of Information Resources

Filed: June 8, 2017