HHSC has adopted amendments and repeal to the following rules in 40 TAC Chapter 49, Contracting for Community Services:

Amendments

  • §49.101, Application
  • §49.102, Definitions
  • §49.202, Provisional Contract
  • §49.203, Provisional Contract Application Process
  • §49.204, Additional Provisional Contract Application Requirements
  • §49.205, License, Certification, Accreditation, and Other Requirements
  • §49.206, Ineligibility Due to Criminal History
  • §49.207, Provisional Contract Application Denial
  • §49.208, Provisional Contract Application Approval
  • §49.209, Standard Contract
  • §49.210, Contractor Change of Ownership or Legal Entity
  • §49.211, Religious Organization Applicants
  • §49.301, Purpose
  • §49.302, General Requirements
  • §49.304, Background Checks
  • §49.305, Records
  • §49.307, Record Retention and Disposition
  • §49.308, Subcontracts
  • §49.309, Complaint Process
  • §49.311, Claims Payment
  • §49.411, Contract and Fiscal Monitoring
  • §49.413, Investigation
  • §49.414, Financial Review
  • §49.511, Immediate Protection and Immediate Protection Plan
  • §49.521, Action by HHSC
  • §49.522, Corrective Action Plan
  • §49.523, Referral Hold
  • §49.531, Sanction by HHSC
  • §49.532, Vendor Hold
  • §49.533, Recoupment
  • §49.534, Termination of Contract by HHSC
  • §49.541, Contractor's Right to Appeal
  • §49.551, Termination of Contract by Contractor
  • §49.601, HHSC Review and Contractor Requirements Related to Expiring or Terminated Contract
  • §49.701, Contractors Not Subject to Subchapter G
  • §49.702, Application Denial Period

Repeal

  • §49.412, Financial Monitoring of FMSAs

These rules were published as proposed in the March 30, 2018 issue of the Texas Register and published as adopted in the August 10, 2018 issue of the Texas Register. They became effective September 1, 2018.