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Rule Proposals

Proposals are rules that have been approved by the commissioners to be published in the Texas Register for public comment.

 

PROPOSALS are rules that have been approved by the commissioners to be published in the Texas Register for public comment. The public comment period usually lasts for 30 days after the publication date. After the public comment period has closed, staff evaluates all comments and makes appropriate changes to the proposed rule. The draft adoption is then filed with the Chief Clerk and moved to Pending Adoptions.

Proposal Dates Rule Project Number Short Title/Description Proposal
(PDF)

Approval Date
02/04/15

2014-023-101-AI Removal of Rule Language Requiring Small Source Reporting of Certain Air Emissions
The rulemaking would amend §101.201 and §101.211 to remove the requirement for sources not otherwise required to report annual emissions per §101.10 to report specific emissions data to the TCEQ.

Executive Summary

Ch. 101

Public Hearing
03/17/15

Comments Due
03/23/15

Submit via eComments
02/20/15 - 03/23/15

Approval Date
01/21/15

2013-046-290-OW HB 1600, §2.96, and SB 567, §§1, 4, 95, and 96; Federal Revisions; and Staff-Initiated Rule Efficiencies
This rulemaking, also known as "DESAL PLUS," amends Chapter 290 for consistency with Texas Water Code, §12.013 and Chapter 13; existing federal regulations and guidance; and to provide clarification on existing state rules.

Executive Summary

Ch. 290

Public Hearing
02/26/15

Comments Due
03/10/15

Submit via eComments
02/06/15 - 03/10/15

Approval Date
01/21/15

2013-053-331-WS SB 1532: Authorization of Certain Injection Wells into the Edwards Aquifer
This rulemaking implements SB 1532, 83rd Legislature, Regular Session, 2013, relating to the power of the TCEQ to authorize certain injection wells that transect or terminate in the Edwards Aquifer. Provisions will be added and amended to change the types of injection activities authorized or prohibited in the Edwards Aquifer.

Executive Summary

Ch. 331

Public Hearing
03/03/15

Comments Due
03/09/15

Submit via eComments
02/06/15 - 03/09/15

Approval Date
12/10/14

2013-048-115-AI VOC RACT Rules for the DFW 2008 Eight-Hour Ozone Nonattainment Area
The proposed rulemaking would revise Chapter 115 to implement RACT for all CTG emission sources categories and all non-CTG major sources of VOC in the DFW 2008 eight-hour ozone nonattainment area.

Executive Summary

Ch. 115

Public Hearings
01/15/15
01/22/15

Comments Due
Revised Date
02/11/15

Submit via eComments
12/26/14 - 02/11/15

Approval Date
12/10/14

2013-049-117-AI NOx RACT Rules for the DFW 2008 Eight-Hour Ozone Nonattainment Area
The proposed rulemaking would revise Chapter 117 to implement RACT for all major sources of NOx in the DFW 2008 eight-hour ozone nonattainment area.

Executive Summary

Ch. 117

Public Hearings
01/15/15
01/22/15

Comments Due
Revised Date
02/11/15

Submit via eComments
12/26/14 - 02/11/15

Approval Date
12/10/14

2014-007-101-AI Emissions Banking and Trading Updates
Revisions to emissions banking and trading rules in Chapter 101, Subchapter H, Divisions 1, 3, 4, and 6.

Executive Summary

Ch. 101

Public Hearings
01/15/15
01/20/15

Comments Due
Revised Date
02/11/15

Submit via eComments
12/26/14 - 02/11/15