Texas Board of Licensure for Professional Medical Physicists
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 Licensure for Professional Medical Physicists submits the following plan for review of its rules. The first plan was filed with the Texas Register Division on July 9, 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

601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.1 Purpose & Scope

6/27/95

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.2 Definitions

2/4/99

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.3 The Board's Operations

6/2/00

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.4 Fees

2/4/99

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.5 Exemptions

6/27/95

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.6 Application Procedures

2/4/99

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.7 Reciprocity

6/27/95

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.8 Licensure by Examination

2/4/99

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.9 Temporary License

10/7/96

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.10 License Issuance & License Holder Requirements

2/4/99

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.11 License Renewal

2/4/99

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.12 Application & Renewal Processing Times

12/15/92

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.13 Petition for Adoption of Rules

6/27/95

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.14 Code of Ethics

6/27/95

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.15 Criminal Background

6/27/95

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.16 Violations, Complaints, & Subsequent Actions

6/27/95

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.17 Surrender of License

6/27/95

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.18 Formal Hearing Procedures

12/15/92

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.19 Suspension of License for Failure To Pay Child Support

10/7/96

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.20 Continuing Education Requirements

6/23/97

Dec-00

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601. Medical Physicists

N/A

601.21 Medical Physics Specialties & Scope of Practice

2/4/99

Dec-00

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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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