Public Comment Period for Proposed Background Check Rules for Small Employer-Based Child Care and Shelter Care

The public comment period is April 8 through May 9, 2022 for the proposed background check rules for Small Employer-Based Child Care Operations and Shelter Care Operations in Chapter 745, Subchapter F.

Go to the HHSC webpage for Comments on Proposed Rules or to the Texas Register to see the proposed changes.

Send your comments on the proposed rule changes by May 9, 2022, to Child Care Regulation by one of these two methods:

  • E-mail to HHS Child Care Regulation Rules
  • Mail to Gerry Williams, Rules Writer (21R167), Child Care Regulation, Texas Health and Human Services Commission E-550, P.O. Box 149030, Austin, Texas 78714-9030.

Include the rule number(s) you are commenting on. This will help us understand and appropriately consider your comment.

Visit the HHSC website for more information about the HHSC rulemaking process and tips for submitting comments.