Texas Department of Agriculture

Rule Transfer

House Bill 2458, 80th Legislative Session, 2007, effective September 1, 2007, abolishes the Texas Structural Pest Control Board (Board) and transfers its respective powers, duties, functions, programs, and activities to the Texas Department of Agriculture (the Department). Under the bill, rules of the Board continue in effect as the rules of the Department until superseded by an act of the Department.

The Board's rules currently found in Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Title 22, Part 25, will be transferred and reorganized under TAC Title 4, Part 1, Chapter 7, Subchapter H.

The transfer will take effect on September 1, 2007.

Please refer to Figure: 22 TAC Part 25 to see the complete conversion chart.

Figure: 22 TAC Part 25