TBCE Rule Amendments November 2016
Written by Editor   
Thursday, September 15, 2016 12:00 AM

A regular meeting of the Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners (TBCE) was held August 18, 2016, in Austin. The following is a summary of Board actions taken during this meeting.  The TBCE voted to adopt amendments to the following rules - effective November 1, 2016:

  • Rule 72.6 - The amendment reflects the Board’s most current practices in giving examinations.

  • ď‚·Rule 78.6(a) - The amendment updates the rule to reflect and ratify the present fee for the TBCE’s jurisprudence examination.

  • Chapter 74 - Board Staff has published notice of rule review for Chapter 74 pursuant to the Government Code §2001.039 in order to ensure consistency with the law and reach a determination of present need for the rule.

  • Rule 74.1 – The amendment is part of the Board’s review of Chapter 74 to fulfill its ongoing duty to conduct agency rule review.

  • Rule 74.2 - The amendment is part of the Board’s review of Chapter 74 to fulfill its ongoing duty to conduct agency rule review and also reflects the transfer of administration duties from the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) to the Texas Medical Board (TMB) as required by Senate Bill 202.


Source:  http://www.tbce.state.tx.us/NewsLetter/2016/NLAugust2016.pdf