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Commission Rules

Current Rules

Commission rules are divided into sections that group similar topics together. The sections and a brief description are listed here with links to that section on the Texas secretary of State's Web Site.

Title 37 of the Texas Administrative Code

The Commission is empowered by legislation to create rules for the oversight of law enforcement agencies by the Occupations Code, Title 10, Occupations Related to Law Enforcement and Security, Chapter 1701, Law Enforcement Officers. A link to this chapter is provided below.

Title 10 of the Texas Occupations Code

Download entire TCLEOSE Rules and Fee-Schedule Handbook Adobe PDF format TCLEOSE Rules Handbook, in PDF format, with notations about recent changes. The handbook contains our current rules as listed in Title 37, of the Texas Administrative Code; Chapter 1701 of the Occupations Code; a matrix that matches sections of Chapter 1701 to our rules; certificate charts; and our fee schedule

Proposed and Final Orders – Quarterly Commission Meeting

Click here for Proposed Rules from the September 2013 Meeting.

The Rules Process

Rule Revision Plan
Rule Revision Process

Additional information about State Rules and Open Meetings information is available at the Texas Register Website: Texas Register