In accordance with the Appropriations Act, §167, the School Land Board submits the following plan for review of its rules:
For review during fiscal year 1999 (September, 1998 through August, 1999):
Chapter 10 (Exploration and Development of state Minerals Other Than Oil and Gas)
Chapter 155 (Land Resources)
For review during fiscal year 2000 (September, 1999 through August 2000)
Chapter 9, §9.4 and §9.7 (Exploration of Leasing of Oil and Gas, Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration Permits, and Royalty and Reporting Obligations to the State)
For review during fiscal year 2001 (September, 2000 through August, 2001):
Chapter 154 (Land Sales, Acquisitions and Trades)
Review for the following rules began in fiscal year 1998 (September, 1997 through August 1999):
Chapter 1, §1.3 (Executive Administration, Fees)
Chapter 9 (Exploration and Leasing of Oil and Gas) (except for §9.4, Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration Permits, and §9.7, Royalty and Reporting Obligations to the State)
Chapter 151 (General Rules of Practice and Procedures)
Chapter 153 (Exploration and Development).
Notices of these plans were previously filed with the Texas Register. General Land Office staff anticipates that these reviews will conclude in early fiscal year 1999.