Proposed Rules for Comment - Radiation Control Program

About Proposed Rules - Proposed rules are rules that were previously drafted and have been presented to the secretary of state and approved for publication in the Texas Register for a 30-day public comment period by the State Health Services Council, the DSHS Commissioner, and the Executive Commissioner of HHSC.

Proposed Radiation Dental X-Ray Rule for Review and Comment

This is to notify you that the Department of State Health Services, Radiation Unit of the Policy, Standards and Quality Assurance Section, is providing you opportunity to comment on Proposed changes to the following Radiation Control rule:

§289.232.  Radiation Control Regulations for Dental Radiation Machines
§289.232 Figure 25TAC  

      We will accept comments for the proposed 25 TAC §289.232 up until 5:00 p.m. on Feb. 11, 2019

Please submit comments to

A public meeting has been scheduled to accept verbal comments on the proposed changes:

Date:  Jan 24, 2019
Time:  10:00 am
Place: Texas Department of State Health Services, Radiation Control
            8407 Wall Street, Room N-302
            Austin, Texas 78754

If you have questions about the proposed rule revisions, contact Kaylie Cox at (512) 834-6659 or at

Thank you for your interest in Radiation Control’s rulemaking process.

Last updated January 16, 2019