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 26, Subchapter A, Texas School Nutrition Policies, and Subchapter D, The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP). This review is being conducted in accordance with the requirements of Texas Government Code §2001.039 (Agency Review of Existing Rules). The Department will consider whether the initial factual, legal, and policy reasons for adopting each rule continue to exist and whether these rules should be repealed, readopted, or readopted with amendments. Written comments pertaining to this rule review may be submitted by mail to Lisa Hoyt, Deputy General Counsel for Food & Nutrition, at Texas Department of Agriculture, P.O. Box 12847, Austin, Texas 78711-2847 or by email to The deadline for comments is 30 days after publication of this notice in the Texas Register.


Skyler Shafer

Assistant General Counsel

Texas Department of Agriculture

Filed: July 7, 2023

Texas Commission on the Arts

Title 13, Part 3

The Texas Commission for the Arts (Commission) publishes its notice of intent to initiate the Quadrennial rule review process of Title 13 Texas Administrative Code Chapter 31 (Agency Procedures), Chapter 32 (Memoranda of Understanding), and Chapter 35 (A Guide to Programs and Services) pursuant to Texas Government Code § 2001.039.

The Commission will consider whether the reasons for adopting the rules contained in these chapters continue to exist. The commission will accept written comments received on or before 5:00 p.m. central time on the 31st day after the date this notice is published in the Texas Register as to whether the reasons for adopting these rules continue to exist.

Any questions or written comments pertaining to this notice should be directed to the Texas Commission on the Arts, P.O. Box 13406, Austin, Texas 78711-3406, ATTN: Gary Gibbs, or by email to Any proposed amendments as a result of the review will be published in the Texas Register in compliance with Texas Government Code, Chapter 2001, and will be open for the required public comment period prior to adoption or repeal by the commission.


Gary Gibbs

Executive Director

Texas Commission on the Arts

Filed: July 11, 2023