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State Health Services Council – Rules in Progress


State Health Services Council – Rules in Progress

The State Health Services Council held their last meeting August 18, 2016.  The Health and Human Services Executive Council is established to receive public comment on proposed rules, beginning September 1, 2016. 

August 18, 2016

  • Agenda Item 4.a. Amendments to rules concerning injury prevention and control

    Proposed: 11/11/16

  • Agenda Item 4.b. Amendments to rules concerning the operation of the Cancer Registry

    Proposed: 11/18/16

  • Agenda Item 4.c. Amendments to a rule and new rule concerning the immunization registry 
    Proposed: 11/18/16

  • Agenda Item 4.d. Amendments to rules concerning the control of communicable diseases
    Proposed: 11/18/16
  • Agenda Item 4.e. Amendments to rules concerning the Texas HIV State Pharmacy Assistance Program
    Proposed: 12/23/16
  • Agenda Item 4.f. Amendment to a rule concerning mental health case management
    Proposed: 11/18/16
  • Agenda Item 4.h. Repeal of rules and new rules concerning Texas asbestos health protection
    Proposed: 11/11/16
  • Agenda Item 4.i. Repeal of rules and new rules concerning current good manufacturing practice and good warehousing practice in manufacturing, packing, or holding human food and new sanitary transportation of human foods
   

May 19, 2016

  • Agenda Item 3.b. New rules, amendments to rules, and repeal of rules concerning occupational licensing for military service members, military veterans, and military spouses and new rules concerning the authority of chemical dependency counselors regarding child custody evaluations 

    Proposed: 8/12/16    |    Adopted: 1/27/17    |    Effective: 2/2/17

  • Agenda Item 3.f. Repeal of rules concerning the care of animals by circuses, carnivals, and zoos

    Proposed: 7/1/16   |    Adopted: 11/4/16   |   Effective: 11/13/16

February 25, 2016

  • Agenda Item 4.d. New rules concerning the Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Task Force, the State Child Fatality Review Team Committee, and the Sickle Cell Advisory Committee

    Proposed: 4/1/16   |   Adopted: 6/24/16    |   Effective: 6/30/16 - §37.401, §37.410, §37.420

  • Agenda Item 4.h. Repeal of rules concerning the Inpatient Mental Health Services Advisory Committee and the Mental Health Planning and Advisory Council and new rules concerning the Joint Committee on Access and Forensic Services

    Proposed: 4/8/16    |   Adopted: 6/24/16    |   Effective: 6/28/16 - §§411.1 and 411.3

November 19, 2015

  • Agenda Item 4.c. Amendments to rules concerning the Hemophilia Assistance Program
    Proposed: 9/2/16

September 10, 2015

  • Agenda Item 4a.  Amendments to rules, repeal of a rule, and a new rule concerning the Kidney Health Care Program
    Proposed: 10/30/15   |   Adopted: 3/18/16  |   Effective: 3/27/16 - §§61.1 - 61.5 and 61.7 - 61.11

  • Agenda Item 4b.  New rules concerning the neonatal level of care designation for hospitals
    Proposed: 11/20/15   |   Adopted: 6/3/16 |   Effective: 6/9/16 - §§133.181 -133.190

  • Agenda Item 4c.  Amendments to rules concerning radioactive materials and general requirements and license regulations for radiation control
    Proposed:  11/20/15   |    Adopted: 2/26/16   |    Effective: 3/1/16
 

July 14, 2015

  • Agenda Item 4a.  Amendments to rules concerning the control of communicable diseases
    Proposed: 10/9/15   |   Adopted: 3/25/16    |   Effective: 4/3/16 - §§97.1 - 97.7 and §97.13
  • Agenda Item 6.  Consolidation and Repeal of Certain DSHS Procurement and Contracting Rules
    Proposed: 5/1/15  |  Adopted: 6/19/15  |  Effective: 6/21/15 –
    §1.91 and §1.181; §§37.13, 37.14, 37.217, 37.536, and 37.537; §39.4; §49.11 and §49.12; §56.17; §61.6 and §61.36; §83.8; §§417.51 - 417.62, 417.64, and 417.65; §419.7; §§444.101 - 444.103, 444.201 - 444.211, 444.301 - 444.306, 444.401 - 444.420, and 444.501 - 444.507; §§447.105, 447.204, and 447.304


February 26, 2015

  • Agenda Item 3a.  An amendment to a rule concerning fee schedules for clinical testing and newborn screening
    Proposed: 5/22/15  |  Adopted: 8/21/15 |  
    Effective: 9/1/15
  • Agenda Item 3b.  Amendments to rules concerning the reporting of sexually transmitted diseases, including Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome and Human Immunodeficiency Virus
    Proposed 5/29/15  |  Adopted: 10/16/15  |  
    Effective 10/14/15
  • Agenda Item 3c.  Repeal of rules and new rules concerning abuse, neglect, and exploitation in Department of State Health Services state hospitals
  • Agenda Item 3d.  New rules concerning the standards for a Jail-based Competency Restoration Program
    Proposed: 6/26/15  |  
    Adopted: 1/8/16   |   Effective: 1/7/16


November 20, 2014

  • Agenda Item 4b.  Amendment to a rule concerning immunization requirements in Texas elementary and secondary schools
    Proposed: 1/16/15  |  Adopted 5/29/15  |   
    Effective 6/17/15
  • Agenda Item 4c.  Repeal of rules concerning the training of animal shelter personnel
    Proposed: 1/9/15  |  Adopted 5/29/15  |  Effective 6/4/15
  • Agenda Item 4d.  Amendment to a rule concerning the Department of State Health Services Animal Friendly Account
    Proposed: 1/9/15  |  Adopted 5/29/15  |   Effective 6/7/15
  • Agenda Item 4e.  Repeal of a rule and a new rule concerning the creation and maintenance of an electronic diabetes registry to track glycosylated hemoglobin levels and to govern the format and method of collecting glycosylated hemoglobin data
    Proposed: 3/27/15  |  Adopted 9/18/15  |   Effective 9/24/15
  • Agenda Item 4f.  Repeal of rules and new rules concerning the regulation of training and certification of promotores or community health workers
    Proposed: 2/27/15  |   Adopted: 6/19/15   |   Effective: 6/24/15
  • Agenda Item 4g.  Amendments to rules concerning the provisions of the Epilepsy Program
    Proposed: 2/20/15  |  Adopted: 6/26/15  |   Effective: 7/2/15


August 14, 2014

  • Agenda Item 4a.  Repeal of rules and new rules concerning newborn hearing screening
    Proposed: 11/7/14  |  Adopted: 5/8/15  |   Effective: 5/14/15
  • Agenda Item 4b.  Repeal of rules concerning the Children’s Outreach Heart Program
    Proposed: 10/10/14  |  Adopted: 1/16/15  |  Effective: 1/22/15


May 22, 2014

  • Agenda Item 4a.  Repeal of a rules and new rules concerning provider network development
    Proposed: 8/8/14  |  Adopted: 12/26/14  |   Effective: 1/1/15
  • Agenda Item 4c.  Amendments to rules concerning the reporting of preventable adverse events
    Proposed: 10/3/14  |  Adopted: 1/9/15  |   Effective: 1/18/15
  • Agenda Item 4d.  Amendments to rules, repeal of rules, and new rules concerning the Spinal Screening Program
    Proposed: 7/11/14  |  Adopted: 1/9/15  |  
    Effective: 1/12/15
  • Agenda Item 4e.  Repeal of rules and new rules concerning the Hemophilia Assistance Program
    Proposed: 10/10/14  |  Adopted: 4/10/15  |  
    Effective: 4/16/15
  • Agenda Item 4g.  Amendment to rules concerning radioactive materials and general requirements and license regulations for radiation control
    Proposed: 9/5/14  |  Adopted: 3/13/15  |  Effective 3/22/15:
    §289.201 §289.202 Subchapter F (§§289.251, 289.252, and 289.255, 289.256, 289.257)
 

February 27, 2014

  • Agenda Item 4a.  New rules concerning the criteria for approving trainers of mental health first aid services
    Proposed: 3/7/14  |  Adopted: 5/30/14  |  Effective: 6/3/14
  • Agenda Item 4b.  New rules concerning the standards for a Jail-based Competency Restoration Program
    Proposed: 3/21/14  |  Withdrawn 10/3/14  |  Effective: 9/22/14
  • Agenda Item 5a.  New rules concerning newborn screening for critical congenital heart disease
    Proposed: 4/11/14  |  Adopted: 8/1/14  |  Effective: 8/7/14
  • Agenda Item 5b.  Amendments to rules and new rules concerning the collection and release of hospital outpatient emergency room data, hospital discharge data, and outpatient surgical and radiological procedures at hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers
    Proposed: 5/2/14  |  Adopted: 9/19/14  |   Effective 12/18/14: Subchapter A, Subchapter D, Subchapter E
  • Agenda Item 5c.  Amendments to rules concerning the licensing and regulation of hospitals
    Proposed: 4/11/14  |  Adopted: 9/5/14  |  Effective: 9/14/14:  §133.2, §133.41, §133.45
  • Agenda Item 5d.  Repeal of a rule and a new rule concerning the memorandum of understanding between the Department of State Health Services and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regarding radiation control functions
    Proposed: 4/4/14  |  Adopted: 8/29/14  |  Effective: 9/7/14
  • Agenda Item 5e.  Amendment to a rule concerning fees for certificates of registration, radioactive material licenses, emergency planning and implementation, and other regulatory services
    Proposed: 4/4/14  |  Adopted: 8/29/14  |  Effective: 9/7/14
  • Agenda Item 5f.  Amendment to a rule concerning the licensing of device distributors and manufacturers
    Proposed: 5/30/14  |  Adopted: 11/14/14  |  Effective 11/23/14:§229.434
  • Agenda Item 5g.  Amendment to rules concerning the licensure of tanning facilities
    Proposed: 6/13/14  |  Adopted: 12/12/14  |  Effective 12/14/14: §229.353, §229.354
  • Agenda Item 5h.  Amendment to a rule concerning federal regulations on meat and poultry inspection
    Proposed: 5/30/14  |  Adopted: 11/14/14  |  Effective 11/23/14: §221.11
  • Agenda Item 5i.  Amendments to rules concerning fee schedules for clinical testing, newborn screening, and chemical analysis
    Proposed: 5/2/14  |  Adopted: 8/22/14  |  Effective: 9/1/14
 
Last updated May 1, 2017