REVIEW OF AGENCY RULES

Proposed Rule Reviews

Texas Department of Agriculture

Title 4, Part 1

The Texas Department of Agriculture (Department) files this notice of intent to review Texas Administrative Code, Title 4, Part 1, Chapter 6, Seed Arbitration.

This review is being conducted in accordance with the requirements of Texas Government Code §2001.039, which requires state agencies to review and consider for readoption each of their rules every four years.

The Department will consider whether the initial factual, legal, and policy reasons for adopting each rule in this chapter continue to exist and whether these rules should be repealed, readopted, or readopted with amendments.

The Department is accepting comments pertaining to this rule review. Comments must be submitted within 30 days following the publication of this notice in the Texas Register. Comments may be submitted to Chris Gee, Lead Assistant General Counsel, Texas Department of Agriculture, P.O. Box 12847, Austin, Texas 78711, or by email to Chris.Gee@TexasAgriculture.gov.

TRD-202102587

Skyler Shafer

Assistant General Counsel

Texas Department of Agriculture

Filed: July 7, 2021


The Texas Department of Agriculture (Department) files this notice of intent to review Texas Administrative Code, Title 4, Part 1, Chapter 9, Seed Quality.

This review is being conducted in accordance with the requirements of Texas Government Code §2001.039, which requires state agencies to review and consider for readoption each of their rules every four years.

The Department will consider whether the initial factual, legal, and policy reasons for adopting each rule in this chapter continue to exist and whether these rules should be repealed, readopted, or readopted with amendments.

The Department is accepting comments pertaining to this rule review. Comments must be submitted within 30 days following the publication of this notice in the Texas Register. Comments may be submitted to Morris Karam, Assistant General Counsel, Texas Department of Agriculture, P.O. Box 12847, Austin, Texas 78711, or by email to Morris.Karam@TexasAgriculture.gov.

TRD-202102588

Skyler Shafer

Assistant General Counsel

Texas Department of Agriculture

Filed: July 7, 2021


The Texas Department of Agriculture, on behalf of the State Seed and Plant Board (Board), files this notice of intent to review Texas Administrative Code, Title 4, Part 1, Chapter 10, Seed Certification Standards.

This review is being conducted in accordance with the requirements of Texas Government Code §2001.039, which requires state agencies to review and consider for readoption each of their rules every four years.

The Board will consider whether the initial factual, legal, and policy reasons for adopting each rule in this chapter continue to exist and whether these rules should be repealed, readopted, or readopted with amendments.

The Board is accepting comments pertaining to this rule review. Comments must be submitted within 30 days following the publication of this notice in the Texas Register. Comments may be submitted to Morris Karam, Assistant General Counsel, Texas Department of Agriculture, P.O. Box 12847, Austin, Texas 78711, or by email to Morris.Karam@TexasAgriculture.gov.

TRD-202102589

Skyler Shafer

Assistant General Counsel

Texas Department of Agriculture

Filed: July 7, 2021


State Seed and Plant Board

Title 4, Part 5

The State Seed and Plant Board (Board), files this notice of intent to review Texas Administrative Code, Title 4, Part 5, Chapter 81, Certification Procedures, and Chapter 82, Administrative Procedures.

This review is being conducted in accordance with the requirements of Texas Government Code §2001.039, which requires state agencies to review and consider for readoption each of their rules every four years.

The Board will consider whether the initial factual, legal, and policy reasons for adopting each rule in these chapters continue to exist and whether these rules should be repealed, readopted, or readopted with amendments.

The Board is accepting comments pertaining to this rule review. Comments must be submitted within 30 days following the publication of this notice in the Texas Register. Comments may be submitted to Morris Karam, Assistant General Counsel, Texas Department of Agriculture, P.O. Box 12847, Austin, Texas 78711, or by email to Morris.Karam@TexasAgriculture.gov.

TRD-202102590

Skyler Shafer

Assistant General Counsel

Texas Department of Agriculture

Filed: July 7, 2021