Texas Midwifery Board
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 Midwifery Board submits the following plan for review of its rules. The first plan was filed under the Texas Department of Health and was filed with the Texas Register Division on July 28, 1998.

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

831. Midwifery

A The Board

831.1 Introduction

8/1/99

Feb-03

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831. Midwifery

A. The Board

831.2 Definitions

8/1/99

Feb-03

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831. Midwifery

A. The Board

831.3 Midwifery Board

8/1/99

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831. Midwifery

A. The Board

831.7 Petition for the Adoption of a Rule

8/1/99

Feb-03

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831. Midwifery

B. Documentation

831.11 Annual Documentation

5/16/99

Feb-03

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831. Midwifery

C. Education

831.31 Education

5/16/99

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831. Midwifery

D. Practice of Midwifery

831.51 Midwifery Practice Standards and Principles

8/1/99

Feb-03

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831. Midwifery

D. Practice of Midwifery

831.101 Administration of Oxygen

5/16/99

Feb-03

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831. Midwifery

D. Practice of Midwifery

831.111 Eye Prophylaxis

8/1/99

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831. Midwifery

D. Practice of Midwifery

831.121 Newborn Screening

8/1/99

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831. Midwifery

D. Practice of Midwifery

831.131 Informed Choice and Disclosure Statement

8/1/99

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831. Midwifery

D. Practice of Midwifery

831.141 Provision of Support Services

8/1/99

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831. Midwifery

E. Complaint Review

831.161 Complaint Review

5/16/99

Feb-03

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All comments should be submitted 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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