Texas State Board of Medical Examiners

 Rule Review Plan

Pursuant to the Administrative Procedure Act, Texas Government Code 2001.039, Agency Review of Existing Rules. Senate Bill 178 (SB 178), Sections 1.11(b) and (c) of Acts 1999, 76th Legislature, the following rule review plan is submitted for the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners:

Chapter 187, Procedure--May - August 2001

Chapter 161, General Provisions--September - December 2001

Chapter 166, Physician Registration--September - December 2001

Chapter 171, Institutional Permits--September - December 2001

Chapter 175, Fees, Penalties, and Applications--September - December 2001

Chapter 181, Contact Lens Prescriptions--September - December 2001

Chapter 197, Emergency Medical Services--September - December 2001

Chapter 162, Supervision of Medical School Students--January - April 2002

Chapter 169, Authority of Physicians to Supply Drugs--January - April 2002

Chapter 180, Rehabilitation Orders--January - April 2002

Chapter 200, Standards for Physicians Practicing Integrative and Complementary Medicine--January - April 2002

Chapter 164, Advertising--May - August 2002

Chapter 167, Reinstatement--May - August 2002

Chapter 188, Complaint Procedure Notification--May - August 2002

Chapter 191, District Review Committees--May - August 2002

Chapter 168, Persons with Criminal Backgrounds--September - December 2002

Chapter 179, Investigation Files--September - December 2002

Chapter 190, Disciplinary Guidelines--September - December 2002

Chapter 196, Voluntary Surrender of a Medical License--September - December 2002

Chapter 198, Unlicensed Practice--September - December 2002

Chapter 163, Licensure--January - April 2003

Chapter 165, Medical Records--January - April 2003

Chapter 192, Office-Based Anesthesia--January - April 2003

Chapter 194, Non-Certified Radiologic Technicians--January - April 2003

Chapter 170, Authority of Physicians to Prescribe for the Treatment of Pain--May - August 2003

Chapter 173, Physician Profile--May - August 2003

Chapter 174, Telemedicine--May - August 2003

Chapter 177, Cert. of Non-Profit Health Organizations--May - August 2003

Chapter 183, Acupuncture--September - December 2003

Chapter 185, Physician Assistants--September - December 2003

Chapter 186, Supervision of Physician Assistant Students--September - December 2003

Chapter 193, Standing Delegation Orders--January - April 2004

Chapter 199, Public Information--January - April 2004

Chapter 187, Procedure--May - August 2004

Any comments or suggestions may be sent to: Pat Wood, P.O. Box 2018, MC-901, Austin, Texas 78768-2018.