REVIEW OF AGENCY RULES

Proposed Rule Reviews

Office of the Attorney General

Title 1, Part 3

Chapter 60

The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) files this notice of its intent to review 1 TAC Chapter 60, Texas Crime Victim Services Grant Programs. The review is conducted in accordance with Government Code §2001.039, which requires a state agency to review and consider its rules for readoption, readoption with amendments, or repeal every four years. During the review, the OAG will assess whether the reasons for initially adopting the rules continue to exist.

For 30 days following the publication of this notice, the OAG will accept public comments regarding the review. Comments should be directed to Melissa Foley, Division Chief, Grants Administration Division, Office of the Attorney General, P.O. Box 12548, Austin, Texas 78711-2548, Melissa.Foley@oag.texas.gov.

Any proposed changes to these rules as a result of the review will be published in the Proposed Rules section of the Texas Register and will be open for an additional 30-day public comment period prior to final adoption.

Chapter 61

The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) files this notice of its intent to review 1 TAC Chapter 61, Crime Victims' Compensation. The review is conducted in accordance with Government Code §2001.039, which requires a state agency to review and consider its rules for readoption, readoption with amendments, or repeal every four years. During the review, the OAG will assess whether the reasons for initially adopting the rules continue to exist.

For 30 days following the publication of this notice, the OAG will accept public comments regarding the review. Comments should be directed to Kristen D. Huff, Assistant Attorney General, Crime Victim Services Division, Office of the Attorney General, P.O. Box 12548, Austin, Texas 78711-2548, Kristen.Huff@oag.texas.gov.

Any proposed changes to these rules as a result of the review will be published in the Proposed Rules section of the Texas Register and will be open for an additional 30-day public comment period prior to final adoption.

Chapter 62

The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) files this notice of its intent to review 1 TAC Chapter 62, Sexual Assault Prevention and Crisis Services. The review is conducted in accordance with Government Code §2001.039, which requires a state agency to review and consider its rules for readoption, readoption with amendments, or repeal every four years. During the review, the OAG will assess whether the reasons for initially adopting the rules continue to exist.

For 30 days following the publication of this notice, the OAG will accept public comments regarding the review. Comments should be directed to Kristen D. Huff, Assistant Attorney General, Crimes Victim Services Division, Office of the Attorney General, P.O. Box 12548, Austin, Texas 78711-2548, Kristen.Huff@oag.texas.gov.

Any proposed changes to these rules as a result of the review will be published in the Proposed Rules section of the Texas Register and will be open for an additional 30-day public comment period prior to final adoption.

TRD-202002198

Lesley French

General Counsel

Office of the Attorney General

Filed: May 28, 2020


Adopted Rule Reviews

State Securities Board

Title 7, Part 7

Pursuant to the notice of proposed rule review published in the March 6, 2020, issue of the Texas Register (45 TexReg 1721), the State Securities Board (Board) has reviewed and considered for readoption, revision, or repeal all sections of the following chapters of Title 7, Part 7, of the Texas Administrative Code, in accordance with Texas Government Code, §2001.039, Agency Review of Existing Rules: Chapter 115, Securities Dealers and Agents, and Chapter 116, Investment Advisers and Investment Adviser Representatives. The text of these rules may be found in the Texas Administrative Code, Title 7, Part 7 or through the Board's website at www.ssb.texas.gov/texas-securities-act-board-rules.

The Board considered, among other things, whether the reasons for adoption of these rules continue to exist. After its review, the Board finds that the reasons for adopting these rules continue to exist and readopts these chapters, without changes, pursuant to the requirements of the Texas Government Code.

No comments were received regarding the readoption of Chapters 115 or 116.

This concludes the review of 7 TAC Chapters 115 and 116.

Issued in Austin, Texas on May 19, 2020.

TRD-202002189

Travis J. Iles

Securities Commissioner

State Securities Board

Filed: May 28, 2020


Texas Department of Transportation

Title 43, Part 1

The Texas Department of Transportation (department) files notice of the completion of review and the readoption of Title 43 TAC, Part 1, Chapter 1, Management; Chapter 5, Finance; Chapter 11, Design; Chapter 15, Financing and Construction of Transportation Projects; Chapter 21, Right of Way; and Chapter 27, Toll Projects.

This review and readoption has been conducted in accordance with Government Code, §2001.039. The Texas Transportation Commission (commission) has reviewed these rules and determined that the reasons for adopting them continue to exist. The department received no comments on the proposed rule review, which was published in the January 24, 2020, issue of the Texas Register (45 TexReg 595).

This concludes the review of Chapters 1, 5, 11, 15, 21, and 27.

TRD-202002194

Becky Blewett

Deputy General Counsel

Texas Department of Transportation

Filed: May 28, 2020