Texas Groundwater Protection Committee
Rule Review Plan

The Texas Groundwater Protection Committee (Committee) submits the following revised plan for review of its rules in accordance with House Bill 1, 75th Legislature, 1997, Article IX, §167 and Government Code, §2001.039.

The Committee has completed the quadrennial review and readoption of all regulations promulgated by the Committee (Title 31, Natural Resources and Conservation, Part 18, Chapter 601, Groundwater Contamination Report). This process was completed in August 2006.

The Committee will again review Chapter 601 of Title 31 within four years of completion of the previous review of that chapter. However, the Committee may review Chapter 601 as part of its routine rulemaking before its scheduled review date if it is necessary to propose amendments to the chapter. The time line for review of Chapter 601 is as follows:

Chapter 601: Groundwater Contamination Report, January 2010.

Comments and questions may be directed to Mary Ambrose, Designated Chairman, Texas Groundwater Protection Committee, Water Programs, MC 437, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, P.O. Box 13087, Austin, Texas, 78711, or e-mail: mambrose@tceq.state.tx.us.