Texas Health and Safety Code

Sec. § 773.0616
Proceedings Governed by Administrative Procedure Act; Guidelines


A proceeding to consider the issues under Section 773.0615 (Factors Considered in Suspension, Revocation, or Denial of Certificate) is governed by Chapter 2001 (Administrative Procedure), Government Code.


The executive commissioner shall issue guidelines relating to the department’s decision-making under Sections 773.0614 (Authority to Revoke, Suspend, Disqualify For, or Deny Certification of Emergency Medical Services Personnel for Certain Criminal Offenses) and 773.0615 (Factors Considered in Suspension, Revocation, or Denial of Certificate). The guidelines must state the reasons a particular crime is considered to relate to emergency medical services personnel and include any other criterion that may affect the decisions of the department.


The executive commissioner shall file the guidelines with the secretary of state for publication in the Texas Register.


The department annually shall issue any amendments to the guidelines.
Added by Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 1149 (H.B. 2845), Sec. 3, eff. September 1, 2009.
Amended by:
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1 (S.B. 219), Sec. 3.1542, eff. April 2, 2015.

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