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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
06/27/18

2018-017-336-WS TMRA-UC Petition Follow-up and Federal Cross-Reference Update
This rulemaking would fulfill the requirements of an Agreement State program for in-situ uranium mining operations and clarifies and streamlines rules, respectively.

Executive Summary

Ch. 305

Ch. 331

Ch. 336

Public Hearing
08/09/18

Comments Due
08/13/18

Submit via eComments
07/13/18 - 08/13/18

Approval Date
06/27/18

2013-057-291-OW HB 1600 and SB 567: PUC Transfer (83rd Leg.) and HB 294 and SB 1842 (85th Leg.)
This rulemaking implements HB 1600 and SB 567 from the 83rd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, 2013, and HB 294 and SB 1842 from the 85th Texas Legislature, Regular Session, 2017, by amending 30 TAC Chapters 35, 37, 50, 55, 80, 281, 290, 291, and 293.

Executive Summary

Ch. 35

Ch. 37

Ch. 50

Ch. 55

Ch. 80

Ch. 281

Ch. 290

Ch. 291

Ch. 293

Public Hearing
08/07/18

Comments Due
08/13/18

Submit via eComments
07/13/18- 08/13/18

Approval Date
06/06/18

2018-018-011-AD Update HUB Program and Bid Opening and Tabulation Rule Citations
This rulemaking updates agency rules to reflect current citations of the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts HUB and Bid Opening and Tabulation rules.

Executive Summary

Ch. 11

 

Public Hearing
07/18/18

Comments Due
07/24/18

Submit via eComments
06/22/18- 07/24/18

Approval Date
05/23/18

2016-034-336-WS Rate Adjustments
This rulemaking is needed to ensure compatibility with federal regulations promulgated by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission Nuclear Regulatory Commission. This rulemaking would also adjust the surcharge fees for out-of-compact generators and remove the annual requirement for rate adjustment for disposal of Low-Level Radioactive Waste to allow flexibility to incorporate rate adjustments on an as-needed basis.

Executive Summary

Ch. 336

 

Public Hearing
06/28/18

Comments Due
07/10/18

Submit via eComments
06/08/18 - 07/10/18

Approval Date
05/09/18

2018-003-116-AI HB 4181: Update to Applicable Requirements for New Source Review and Operating Permits
This rulemaking implements HB 4181 to allow for electronic communication for NSR renewal notices and FOP proposed final actions. Additionally, this rulemaking also amends other specific sections within Chapters 116 and 122 to address recently promulgated federal provisions; reflect current permitting processes; and clarify requirements.

Executive Summary

Ch. 116

Ch. 122

Public Hearing
06/22/18

Comments Due
06/26/18

Submit via eComments
05/25/18 - 06/26/18