HHSC Adopts New Child Care Rules for Provisional Child-Care Administrator’s Licenses and Prohibited Actions

HHSC adopted rules in:

  • Chapter 745, Licensing.
  • Chapter 748, Minimum Standards for General Residential Operations.
  • Chapter 749, Minimum Standards for Child-Placing Agencies.

The rules are effective Oct. 19, 2023.

Visit the Child Care Regulation Minimum Standards webpage to review:

CCR is updating the Chapter 748 and 749 minimum standards publication and will publish the updates by Oct. 19, 2023.

Visit the Texas Register after Oct. 13, 2023, 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.