Texas Midwifery Board
Rule Review Plan

In accordance with the Texas Government Code, §2001.039, added by Chapter 1499, Article 1, §1.11(a), 76th Legislature (1999), and the General Appropriations Act, 76th Legislature (1999) Article IX, §9-10.13, the Texas Midwifery Board submits the following plan for review of its rules. The first plan was filed under the Texas Department of Health and was filed with the Texas Register Division on July 28, 1998.

Chapter Subchapter Rule Section Effective Date of Rules Date Proposed Preamble Was Published for 39 or Rider 167 Review Latest Date Proposed Preamble will go to the board Date Proposed Published & Final Preambles went to the board New Effective Date Responsible Office
831. Midwifery A The Board 831.1 Introduction 8/1/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery A. The Board 831.2 Definitions 8/1/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery A. The Board 831.3 Midwifery Board 8/1/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery A. The Board 831.7 Petition for the Adoption of a Rule 8/1/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery B. Documentation 831.11 Annual Documentation 5/16/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery C. Education 831.31 Education 5/16/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery D. Practice of Midwifery 831.51 Midwifery Practice Standards and Principles 8/1/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery D. Practice of Midwifery 831.101 Administration of Oxygen 5/16/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery D. Practice of Midwifery 831.111 Eye Prophylaxis 8/1/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery D. Practice of Midwifery 831.121 Newborn Screening 8/1/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery D. Practice of Midwifery 831.131 Informed Choice and Disclosure Statement 8/1/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery D. Practice of Midwifery 831.141 Provision of Support Services 8/1/99   Feb-03     HCQS
831. Midwifery E. Complaint Review 831.161 Complaint Review 5/16/99   Feb-03     HCQS

All comments should be submitted to Kim Wolfe, Texas Register Liaison, Office of General Counsel, Texas Department of Health, 1100 West 49th Street, Austin, Texas 78756.

HCQS - Health Care Quality and Standards