State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
Rules Review Plan--Revised

The State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology submits this plan for Government Code, §2001.039, agency review of rules. The first plan was filed with the Texas Register Division on July 9, 1998, and the second plan was filed on August 31, 2000.

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 and Final Preambles went to the board New Effective Date Responsible Office

741. Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists

A. Introduction

741.1 Definitions

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B. The Board

741.11 Officers

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B. The Board

741.12 Committees

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B. The Board

741.13 Transaction of Official Business

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B. The Board

741.14 Petitions for Adoption of a Rule

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C. Testing Procedures and Equipment

741.31 Communication Screening

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C. Testing Procedures and Equipment

741.32 Hearing Screening

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C. Testing Procedures and Equipment

741.33 Newborn Hearing Screening

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D. The Standards of Professional and Ethical Conduct

741.41 Code of Ethics

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E. Requirements for Licensure and Registration of Speech-Language Pathologists

741.61 Requirements for a Speech-Language Pathology License

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E. Requirements for Licensure and Registration

741.62 Requirements for an Intern in Speech-Language Pathology License

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E. Requirements for Licensure and Registration

741.63 Waiver of Licensure for Speech-Language Pathologists

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E. Requirements for Licensure and Registration

741.64 Requirements for a Provisional Speech-Language Pathology License

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E. Requirements for Licensure and Registration

741.65 Requirements for an Assistant in Speech-Language Pathology License

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E. Requirements for Licensure and Registration

741.66 Requirements for a Limited License

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E. Requirements for Licensure and Registration

741.67 Requirements for a Limited License To Practice Speech-Language Pathology in the Public Schools

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F. Requirements for Licensure and Registration of Audiologists

741.81 Requirements for an Audiology License

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F. Requirements for Licensure and Registration

741.82 Requirements for an Intern in Audiology License

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F. Requirements for Licensure and Registration

741.83 Waiver of Licensure for Audiologists

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F. Requirements for Licensure and Registration

741.84 Requirements for a Provisional Audiology License

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F. Requirements for Licensure and Registration

741.85 Requirements for an Assistant in Audiology License

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F. Requirements for Licensure and Registration

741.86 Requirements for a Temporary Certificate

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G. Requirements for Dual Licensure as a Speech-Language Pathologist and Audiologist

741.91 Requirements for Dual Licenses in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

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H. Fitting and Dispensing of Hearing Instruments

741.101 Requirements for Registration of Audiologists and Interns in Audiology Who Fit and Dispense Hearing Instruments

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H. Application Procedures

741.102 General Practice Requirements of Audiologists and Interns in Audiology Who Fit and Dispense Hearing Instruments

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H. Application Procedures

741.103 Requirements for Audiologists

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I. Application Procedures

741.111 Application Submission

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I. Licensure Examinations

741.112 Required Application Materials

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J. Licensure Examinations

741.121 Examination Administration

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K. Issuance and Display of License and Registration

741.141 Issuance of License and Registration

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K. Issuance and Display of License and Registration

741.142 Display of License, Certificate and Registration

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L. License and Registration Renewal

741.161 Renewal Procedures

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L License and Registration Renewal

741.162 Requirements for Continuing Professional Education

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L. License and Registration Renewal

741.163 Inactive Status

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L. License and Registration Renewal

741.164 Late Renewal of a License

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L. License and Registration Renewal

741.165 Renewal of Licensee on Active Military Duty

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M. Fees and Processing Procedures

741.181 Schedule of Fees

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M. Denial, Probation, Suspension, or

741.182 Time Periods For Processing Applications, Registrations, and Renewals

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N. Denial, Probation, Suspension, or Revocaton of Licensure or Registration

741.191 Basis for Denial, Probation, Suspension

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N. Denial, Probation, Suspension, or Revocaton of Licensure or Registration

741.192 Procedures for Filing a Complaint and Denying, Suspensing, or Revoking a License or Registration

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N. Denial, Probation, Suspension, or Revocaton of Licensure or Registration

741.193 Surrender of License; Hearings

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N. Denial, Probation, Suspension, or Revocaton of Licensure or Registration

741.194 Informal Disposition, or Proceedings

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N. Denial, Probation, Suspension, or Revocaton of Licensure or Registration

741.195 Schedule of Sanctions

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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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