HHSC Adopts New Child Care Rules for Administrative Reviews and Due Process Hearings

HHSC adopted rules in Title 26, Chapter 745, Subchapter M to replace repealed rules in title 40, Chapter 745, Subchapter M. The rules are effective Jan. 26, 2023.

Visit the Child Care Regulation Minimum Standards webpage under “General Licensing” to review a highlighted copy of the new Subchapter M rules in Title 26. You may also review the new rules at Texas Administrative Code, Title 26, Part 1, Chapter 745, Subchapter M.

To enable providers and the public to compare more easily new and repealed rules, CCR has also posted a copy of the deleted Subchapter M rules in Title 40 on the Minimum Standards Webpage.

Visit the Texas Register to review a summary of comments HHSC received during the formal public comment period and HHSC’s response to the public comments, including whether HHSC made any changes to the rules.