Proposed Rules Available for Public Comment
The State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology is proposing changes to its current rules. The proposed changes include joint rules with the State Committee of Examiners in the Fitting & Dispensing of Hearing Instruments regarding the fitting and dispensing of hearing instruments by telepractice.
The proposed changes were published in the August 22, 2014 edition of the Texas Register. An excerpt of the August 22, 2014 edition of the Texas Register is available here. Comments and recommendations may be submitted to:
Stewart Myrick, Interim Executive Director
State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology
Mail Code 1982, P.O. Box 149347
Austin, Texas 78714-9347
You may also submit your comments by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. When emailing comments, please indicate “Comments on Proposed Rules” in the subject line. Comments will be accepted until September 22, 2014.
Select the links below to view or print the Proposed Rules
Select the link below to view or print an excerpt of the August 22, 2014 edition of the Texas Register
The official August 22, 2014 issue, (PDF version), which reflects the actual page number for respective rule publications, are available in the "Points of Interest" box at the Secretary of State website http://www.sos.state.tx.us/texreg/index.shtml, on that date.
Rule Changes Effective Immediately - August 28, 2014
The Texas Administrative Code has been updated with the newly adopted rule changes for the State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology. To view the rules, please go to the Texas Administrative Code on the Texas Secretary of State’s website at: http://www.sos.state.tx.us/tac/index.shtml. The board’s rules are located in Title 22, Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 741.
For information about the specific changes, please review the relevant pages of the adoption packet published in the August 22, 2014, Texas Register (39 TexReg 6473) and of the proposal published in the June 6, 2014, Texas Register (39 TexReg 4387). The original documents published in the Texas Register are available on the Texas Secretary of State’s website at: http://www.sos.state.tx.us/texreg/index.shtml.
Download or print a copy of the Speech Board Rules, 22 TAC, Chapter 741 (Effective August 28, 2014)
Select the link below to view or print an excerpt of the June 6, 2014 edition of the Texas Register
View the rules on the State of Texas website
Enabling Legislation and Board Rules
Link to the State of Texas website to view the law.