Texas Health Care Information Council

Rule Review Plan

Pursuant to the Administrative Procedure Act, Texas Government Code 2001.039, Agency Review of Existing Rules. Senate Bill 178 (SB 178), 1.11(b) and (c) of Acts 1999, 76th Legislature, the following rule review plan is submitted for the Texas Health Care Information Council:

Chapter 1301. Texas Health Care Information Council, Subchapter A concerning Hospital Discharge Data Rules, will be reviewed every four years beginning in March 2003.

Chapter 1301. Texas Health Care Information Council, Subchapter B Concerning Collection And Reporting Of Health Plan Employer Data And Information Set (HEDIS) From Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOS), will be reviewed every four years beginning In June 2001.

Chapter 1301. Texas Health Care Information Council, Subchapter D concerning Rules and Procedures for Council Officers, Council Employees, Donors and Donations, will be reviewed every four years beginning in December 2000.

Chapter 1301. Texas Health Care Information Council, Subchapter H concerning Historically Underutilized Business Program, will be reviewed every four years beginning in December 2000.

Any comments or suggestions may be sent to: Jim Loyd, Executive Director, Texas Health Care Information Council, Two Commodore Plaza, 206 East 9th Street, Suite 19.140, Austin, Texas, 78701.