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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
01/20/2016

2015-024-305-CE SB 912: Volume-Based Exemptions for Certain Accidental Discharges
The rulemaking would implement SB 912 by amending 30 TAC Chapters 305 and 327. Specifically, volume-based exemption from reporting requirements for certain accidental discharges or spills from wastewater facilities.

Executive Summary

Ch. 305

Ch. 327

Public Hearing
03/01/16

Comments Due
03/07/16

Submit via eComments
02/05/16 - 03/07/16

Approval Date
12/09/15

2015-019-326-WS HB 2244: Medical Waste
This rulemaking implements House Bill 2244, 84th Texas Legislature, which requires that TCEQ add and amend provisions that would specifically regulate medical waste; handling, transportation, storage, and disposal of medical waste in the state.

Executive Summary

Ch. 326

Ch. 330

Ch. 335

Public Hearing
01/25/16

Comments Due
02/08/16

Submit via eComments
12/25/15 - 02/08/16

Approval Date
12/09/15

2015-021-335-WS HB 2598 and RCRA Authorization for Parts of Federal Rule Clusters XXIII and XXIV
This rulemaking includes revisions to the definition of solid waste, revisions to Cathode Ray Tube export requirements, emanifest and implements HB 2598.

Executive Summary

Ch. 335

Public Hearing
01/22/16

Comments Due
01/29/16

Submit via eComments
12/25/15 - 01/29/16

Approval Date
12/09/15

2015-022-331-WS HB 655: Aquifer Storage and Recovery
The proposed rulemaking implements House Bill 655 by establishing criteria for aquifer storage and recovery projects, including injection and recovery of appropriated water.

Executive Summary

Ch. 39

Ch. 295

Ch. 297

Ch. 331

Public Hearing
01/22/16

Comments Due
02/08/16

Submit via eComments
12/25/15 - 02/08/16

Approval Date
12/09/15

2016-008-055-LS SB 1267: Commission Action on Hearing Requests
This rulemaking would implement Senate Bill 1267, 84th Texas Legislature, 2015, Regular Session, relating to the procedures for providing notice of the commission's decisions or orders and the procedures and timelines concerning motions for rehearing.

Executive Summary

Ch. 35

Ch. 55

Ch. 80

Public Hearing
01/26/16

Comments Due
01/29/16

Submit via eComments
12/25/15 - 01/29/16

Approval Date
11/18/15

2015-031-290-AD HB 1: Public Health Service Fee Increase
This rulemaking will implement the requirements of the General Appropriations Act by increasing the Public Health Service Fee.

Executive Summary

Ch. 290

Public Hearing
01/05/16

Comments Due
01/11/16

Submit via eComments
12/04/15 - 01/11/16

Approval Date
11/04/15

2015-025-293-OW HB 2767: Powers, Duties, and Administration of GCDs
This rulemaking project will implement HB 2767, concerning the powers, duties, and administration of groundwater conservation districts and amending provisions that authorize fees, by amending 30 TAC Chapter 293.

Executive Summary

Ch. 293

Public Hearing
12/15/15

Comments Due
01/04/16

Submit via eComments
11/20/15 - 01/04/16