Public Comment Period for Proposed Chapters 748 and 749 Rules

December 27, 2021

Child Care Regulation invites you to review and provide comments on the potential rule changes in Chapters:

  • 748, Minimum Standards for General Residential Operations
  • 749, Minimum Standards for Child-Placing Agencies

The purpose of the rule changes is to update minimum standards in accordance with the comprehensive reviews required by Sec. 42.042 of the Texas Human Resources Code.

The formal comment period for this rule project is Dec. 24, 2021, through Jan. 24, 2022.
Send your comments on these potential rule changes by Jan. 24 to Child Care Regulation by either:

  • E-mail to HHS Child Care Regulation Rules
  • Mail: Ryan Malsbary, Rules Writer (20R102 and/or 20R103), Child Care Regulation, Texas Health and Human Services Commission E-550, P.O. Box 149030, Austin, Texas 78714-9030.

Include the specific rule number(s) you are commenting on. This will help us understand and appropriately consider your comment.
Find more information about the HHSC rulemaking process and tips for submitting comments is on the HHSC website.