In accordance with the Appropriations Act, section 167, the Board of Physical Therapy Examiners submits the following plan for review of their rules. The board will post the rules for review on the agenda for the quarterly meeting during the first month of each review period. The board will consider all comments received at the next quarterly meeting and adopt its review of the rules. The public may comment in writing at any point in the process until the review is adopted by the board.
In June - August 2000, the board will review: Chapter 321. DEFINITIONS
In September - November 2000, the board will review: Chapter 323. POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE BOARD; Chapter 325. ORGANIZATION OF THE BOARD; Chapter 327. COMPENSATION; and Chapter 329. LICENSING PROCEDURE
In December 2000 - February 2001, the board will review: Chapter 335. PROFESSIONAL TITLE; Chapter 337. DISPLAY OF LICENSE; Chapter 339. FEES; Chapter 341. LICENSE RENEWAL; and Chapter 342. OPEN RECORDS
In March 2001 - May 2001, the board will review: Chapter 343. CONTESTED CASE PROCEDURE; Chapter 345. ACCESSIBLE SERVICES; Chapter 346. PRACTICE SETTINGS FOR PHYSICAL THERAPY; and Chapter 347. REGISTRATION OF PHYSICAL THERAPY FACILITIES
All comments and/or questions should be directed to Nina Hurter, Coordinator of Physical Therapy Programs, Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners, 333 Guadalupe, Suite 2-510, Austin, Texas 78701.