TWC Rules Adoptions & Proposals

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This page provides a complete history of rulemaking at the Texas Workforce Commission. All rule amendments, including adoptions and proposals with preambles, are included. For the current TWC rules, see Texas Workforce Commission Rules.

All adopted and proposed rules linked on this page are in PDFPDF format.

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Chapter 800 General Administration

Effective Date Description Adoptions and Proposals with PreamblesPDF
Feb 24, 2014 Adult Education and Literacy
Feb 07, 2011 Chapter Revisions
Jul 12, 2010 MOU with Private Sector Prison Industries Program
Dec 28, 2009 Donations
Aug 25, 2009 Deobligation
Aug 11, 2009 Rule Reviews: Chapters 800, 801, 807, 819, 835, and 837
Nov 26, 2007 Integrated Appeals
Feb 12, 2007 Open Records
Sep 18, 2006 Job Training Partnership Act Reference Removal
Jul 12, 2006 Deobligation
Jan 23, 2006 Adding Suspension of Rules Provision
Oct 11, 2005 Emergency Rules: Suspension of Rules Provision
Dec 21, 2004 Rule Reviews: Chapters 800, 801, 819, and 835
Aug 23, 2004 Chapter Revisions
May 18, 2004 Board Oversight Capacity
Dec 22, 2003 Chapter Revisions
Sep 29, 2003 Chapter Revisions
Jul 22, 2002 Job Placement Awards
Jul 01, 2002 TANF Definition
Feb 25, 2002 Board Performance
Sep 24, 2001 Performance Review and Assistance
Sep 24, 2001 Sanctions
Sep 03, 2001 Chapter Revisions
Feb 26, 2001 Agency Vehicles
Feb 20, 2001 Clarifying Commission and Agency Roles
Feb 06, 2001 Chapter Revisions
Jan 02, 2001 Allocations and Funding
Sep 12, 2000 Allocations
Sep 01, 2000 Reallocation of Funds
Aug 23, 2000 Contract Negotiation and Mediation
Aug 20, 2000 Charging for Copies of Public Records
May 31, 2000 Sanctions
May 24, 2000 Incentive Awards
Jan 03, 2000 Child Care Allocations
Dec 13, 1999 Commission Professional Development Program
Feb 10, 1999 Child Care Allocations
Feb 10, 1999 Commission Monitoring
Feb 10, 1999 Monitoring of Boards, Board Contractors, and Subrecipients
Dec 23, 1998 Child Care Fund Allocations
Dec 20, 1998 Historically Underutilized Businesses; Ethics
Aug 09, 1998 Allocations
Jul 15, 1998 School-to-Careers Allocation
Jul 15, 1998 Welfare-to-Work Allocation
Apr 19, 1998 Petition for Adoption of Rules
Apr 01, 1998 Incentive Awards; Sanctions
Mar 19, 1998 MOUs
Dec 11, 1997 Copies of Public Records Charges
Aug 27, 1997 Allocations to Local Workforce Development Areas

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Chapter 801 Local Workforce Development Boards

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Feb 07, 2011 Chapter Revisions
Dec 28, 2009 Vet Definitions
Aug 11, 2009 Rule Reviews: Chapters 800, 801, 807, 819, 835, and 837
Nov 20, 2007 Contractor Advertising Repeal
Jan 08, 2007 Contractor Advertising
Oct 18, 2006 Vets’ Priority; Vets’ Representative; Open Meetings; Foster Care
Dec 21, 2004 Rule Reviews: Chapters 800, 801, 819, and 835
May 17, 2004 Contracting Guidelines
Nov 20, 2001 Board Formation Requirements
Nov 02, 2000 Chapter Revisions
May 25, 2000 One-Stop Service Delivery
Apr14, 1997 Waiver Requirements
Mar 27, 1996 Waiver Requirements
Mar 26, 1996 Local Workforce Development Board Plan Submissions
Jan 31, 1996 Formation of Local Workforce Development Boards

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Chapter 802 Integrity of the Texas Workforce System

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Feb 24, 2014 Adult Education and Literacy
Feb 07, 2011 New Chapter: Integrity of the Texas Workforce System

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Chapter 805 Adult Education and Literacy

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Feb 24, 2014 New Chapter: Adult Education and Literacy

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Chapter 807 Career Schools and Colleges

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Dec 17, 2013 Rule Review: Chapters 807, 811, 835, 841, 847, and 849
Jan 08, 2013 Sanctions
Jan 23, 2012 Chapter Revisions
Dec 20, 2010 Chapter Revisions
Aug 11, 2009 Rule Reviews: Chapters 800, 801, 807, 819, 835, and 837
Nov 26, 2007 Integrated Appeals
Sep 17, 2007 Renewal Fees and Exemptions
Aug 28, 2006 Chapter Revisions
Apr 26, 2004 Chapter Revisions
Feb 24, 2003 Proprietary Schools
Aug 16, 1998 Proprietary Schools and Veterans’ Education

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Chapter 809 Child Care Services

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Jan 08, 2013 Chapter Revisions
Dec 06, 2011 Rule Reviews: Chapters 809, 823, and 845
Nov 14, 2011 In-home Listings
Oct 18, 2010 In-home Child Care
Jun 22, 2009 Citizenship
Jun 22, 2009 Provider Corrective Action
Sep 08, 2008 Rates; Continuity of Care
Nov 26, 2007 Integrated Appeals
Jun 24, 2007 Relative Providers
Jan 29, 2007 Chapter Revisions
May 01, 2006 Quality Activities
Dec 26, 2005 Local Match Requirements
Jan 29, 2004 Chapter Revisions
Nov 18, 2003 Choices Child Care
Sep 01, 2003 Emergency Rules: Choices Child Care
Jul 07, 2003 Stay for Children of Deployed Military Parents
Apr 16, 2003 Emergency Rules: Stay for Children of Deployed Military Parents
Oct 07, 2002 Chapter Revisions
Jul 01, 2002 Amendments to Conform with Ch. 811 Choices Amendments
Feb 18, 2002 Train Our Teachers Scholarships
Sep 03, 2001 Chapter Revisions
Nov 07, 2000 Chapter Revisions
Oct 12, 2000 Provider Reimbursement Rates
Aug 03, 2000 Leveraging Local Resources; Repealing Local Donation Provisions
Jun 11, 2000 Child Care Plans
Feb 16, 2000 Assessing Parent Fees
Feb 16, 2000 Applicant Child Care; Low-income Children
Jan 25, 2000 Implementation Provisions
Sep 01, 1999 Fiscal Year 2000 Program Rules
Jan 10, 1999 Train Our Teachers Awards
Sep 10, 1998 Priority for Child Care Services
Sep 10, 1998 State Advisory Committee
Sep 08, 1998 School-Linked Child Care Program
Feb 26, 1998 Child Care Training Center Pilot Program
Feb 26, 1998 Parent Copay
Feb 26, 1998 Parent Responsibility Agreement Noncompliance
Aug 25, 1997 Multiple Repeals and New Rules
Oct 28, 1996 Additional Transitional Child Care Eligibility Criteria

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Chapter 811 Choices

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Dec 17, 2013 Rule Review: Chapters 807, 811, 835, 841, 847, and 849
Jan 08, 2013 Chapter Revisions
Jan 06, 2009 Rule Reviews: Chapters 811, 841, 847, and 849
Sep 29, 2008 Chapter Revisions
Nov 26, 2007 Integrated Appeals
Feb 26, 2007 Chapter Revisions
Nov 18, 2003 Pay for Performance Model
Sep 01, 2003 Emergency Rules: Pay for Performance Model
Jul 22, 2003 TANF Applicants; Alternative Workforce Orientation for Applicants
Jul 01, 2002 Chapter Revisions
Feb 20, 2001 Chapter Revisions
Apr 15, 1998 Choices Implementation

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Chapter 813 Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Employment and Training

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Nov 30, 2010 Rule Reviews: Chapters 803, 813, 815, 817, 833, and 843
Aug 17, 2009 Job Retention and Name Change
Nov 26, 2007 Integrated Appeals
Aug 08, 2006 Rule Reviews: Chapters 803, 813, 815, 817, 821, 823, 833, 843, and 845
Mar 29, 2005 Chapter Revisions
Feb 26, 2003 Implementing the Farm Bill
Sep 03, 2001 Expansion of Employment and Training and Support Services
Sep 30, 1998 Compliance with the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996
Jul 15, 1998 Provisions for Able-Bodied Adults Without Dependents

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Chapter 815 Unemployment Insurance Chapter 815. Unemployment Insurance PDF

Effective Date Description Adoptions and Proposals with PreamblesPDF
Jun 10, 2014 Unemployment Insurance
Jan 06, 2014 Tax Provisions
Jun 18, 2012 Tax Provisions
May 02, 2011 Extended Benefits
Nov 30, 2010 Rule Reviews: Chapters 803, 813, 815, 817, 833, and 843
Nov 28, 2010 Coordination
Sep 20, 2010 Benefit Wage Credit; Commission-approved Training; Earned Income Tax Credit
Aug 03, 2010 Emergency Rules: Coordination
Nov 02, 2009 Extended Benefits
Jul 21, 2009 Emergency Rules: Extended Benefits
Jul 28, 2008 Confidentiality
Feb 19, 2007 UI Claims; Farm and Ranch Labor
Aug 08, 2006 Rule Reviews: Chapters 803, 813, 815, 817, 821, 823, 833, 843, and 845
Aug 16, 2004 Chapter Revisions
Jan 26, 2004 Appeal Tribunals
Dec 08, 2003 Work Search Requirements; Claims and Appeals
Oct 27, 2003 Processing Voluntary Contributions
Sep 15, 2003 Rate and Collection of Additional Tax; Computation of Unemployment Obligation
Oct 07, 2002 Rate and Collection of Additional Tax
Oct 07, 2002 Transfer of Compensation Experience
Jul 16, 2002 Waiver of Repayment and Recovery of Temporary Unemployment Compensation Overpayments
Apr 23, 2002 Emergency Rules: Waiver of Repayment and Recovery of Temporary Unemployment Compensation Overpayments
Jan 08, 2002 Tax Rule Amendments
Nov 06, 2000 Chapter Revisions
Oct 06, 1998 Technical Amendments
Oct 06, 1998 Signatures on Reports and Forms
Nov 04, 1997 Electronic Employer Submission of State Unemployment Tax

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Chapter 823 Integrated Complaints, Hearings, and Appeals

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Dec 06, 2011 Rule Reviews: Chapters 809, 823, and 845
Nov 26, 2007 Integrated Appeals
Aug 08, 2006 Rule Reviews: Chapters 803, 813, 815, 817, 821, 823, 833, 843, and 845
May 08, 1998 Hearing Procedure for Welfare-to-Work Programs

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Chapter 835 Self-Sufficiency Fund

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Dec 17, 2013 Rule Review: Chapters 807, 811, 835, 841, 847, and 849
Aug 11, 2009 Rule Reviews: Chapters 800, 801, 807, 819, 835, and 837
Dec 21, 2004 Rule Reviews: Chapters 800, 801, 819, and 835
Sep 29, 2003 Eligibility Criteria
Jan 23, 2003 Repeal Chapter and Replace as New
Feb 20, 2001 Clarifying Definition of a Food Stamp Household; Removing Definitions of "Self-sufficiency" and "TANF Recipient"
Apr 03, 2000 Self-sufficiency Fund Amendments; PRWORA
Dec 11, 1997 Establishment and Operation of the Self-Sufficiency Fund

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Chapter 841 Workforce Investment Act

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Dec 17, 2013 Rule Review: Chapters 807, 811, 835, 841, 847, and 849
Jan 06, 2009 Rule Reviews: Chapters 811, 841, 847, and 849
Nov 26, 2007 Integrated Appeals
Apr 08, 2002 Eligible Training Provider Certification
Nov 12, 2001 Eligible Training Provider Certification
Oct 30, 2000 Nondiscrimination and Equal Opportunity
Jun 06, 2000 Determination of Subsequent Eligibility
Oct 27, 1999 Definitions of "Certificate," "Certified Provider," "Completion" and "Performance Standards"
Aug 11, 1999 Chapter Revisions
Jun 22, 1999 New Chapter: Workforce Investment Act

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Chapter 849 Employment and Training Services for Dislocated Workers Eligible for Trade Benefits

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Dec 17, 2013 Rule Review: Chapters 807, 811, 835, 841, 847, and 849
Jan 06, 2009 Rule Reviews: Chapters 811, 841, 847, and 849
Nov 24, 2003 Implementing Trade Act of 2002

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Repealed and Transferred Chapters

Chapter 802 Advisory Committee Rules

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Feb 09, 2009 Chapter Repeal
Sep 07, 2005 New Chapter: Advisory Committee Rules

Chapter 805 Job Training Partnership Act

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Sep 18, 2006 Chapter Repeal: Ch. 805 Job Training Partnership Act
Nov 02, 2000 Program Delivery System
Oct 30, 2000 Nondiscrimination and Equal Opportunity

Chapter 827 Communities in Schools

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Oct 12, 2000 Repeal Section 827.34 Other Funding
Sep 01, 1999 The Communities In Schools program was transferred to the Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services from the Commission pursuant to Senate Bill 1574, passed by the 76th Texas Legislature, (Regular Session), Chapter 489. Transfer Published in the August 27, 1999, issue of the Texas Register
Aug 22, 1999 Communities in Schools
Aug 12, 1998 New Chapter: Communities in Schools

Chapter 839 Welfare-to-Work

Effective Date Description Adoptions and Proposals with PreamblesPDF
Feb 09, 2009 Chapter Repeal
Oct 30, 2000 Nondiscrimination and Equal Opportunity
Sep 01, 1999 Grievance Procedures
Jun 16, 1999 Grievance Procedures
Jul 15, 1998 Compliance with Federal and State Welfare-to-Work Provisions; Reimbursement of Funds

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