Texas Board of Orthotics and Prosthetics
Rule Review Plan

In accordance with the Texas Government Code, §2001.039, added by Chapter 1499, Article 1, §1.11(a), 76th Legislature (1999), and the General Appropriations Act, 76th Legislature (1999) Article IX, §9-10.13, the Texas Board of Orthotics and Prosthetics submits the following plan for review of its rules.

Chapter Subchapter Rule Section Effective Date of Rules Date Proposed Preamble Was Published for 39 or Rider 167 Review Latest Date Proposed Preamble will go to the board Date Proposed Published & Final Preambles went to the board New Effective Date Responsible Office
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.1 Introduction 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.2 Definitions 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.3 Board's Operation 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.4 Public Information 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.5 Fees 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.6 General Application Procedures 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.7 General Licensing Procedures 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.9 Examinations for Licensure as a Prosthetist, Orthotist, or Prosthetist/Orthotist 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.11 Licensing by Exemption from the License Requirements 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.13 License by Examination under Special Conditions Requiring Application by the 181st Day After Rules Are Adopted 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.15 Acquiring Licensure as a Uniquely Qualified Person 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.17 Licesning by Examination 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.19 Licensed Prosthetist Assistant, Licensed Orthotist Assistant, or Licensed Prosthetist/Orthotist Assistant 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.21 Technician Registration 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.23 Temporary License 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.25 Provisional License 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.27 Student Registration 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.29 Accreditation of Prosthetic & Orthotic Facilities 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.31 Standards, Guidelines & Procedures for a Professional Clinical Residency 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.33 License Renewal 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.35 Continuing Education 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.37 Change of Name & Address 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.39 Complaints 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.41 Professional Standards & Disciplinary Provisions 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.43 Licensing Perons with Criminal Backgrounds 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.45 Default Orders 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.47 Surrender of License 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.49 Suspension of License for Failure To Pay Child Support 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.51 Civil Penalty 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.53 Program Accessibility 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.55 Consumer Notification 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS
821. Orthotics & Prosthetics N/A 821.57 Petition for the Adoption of a Rule 11/8/98   Feb-03     HCQS

All comments should be submitted in writing to Kim Wolfe, Texas Register Liaison, Office of General Counsel, Texas Department of Health, 1100 West 49th Street, Austin, Texas 78756.

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