For-Profit Legal Service Contracts
TDLR Adopts Administrative Rules
The Texas Commission of Licensing and Regulation adopted the repeal of existing rules regarding the For-Profit Legal Service Contract Companies program (16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 57, §§57.1, 57.10, 57.21 - 57.23, 57.25, 57.70 - 57.72, 57.80, and 57.90).
The adoption justification was published in the August 23, 2019, issue of the Texas Register (44 TexReg 4475). The adopted repeal is effective September 1st, 2019.
Proposed Administrative Rules
The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (Department) proposes the repeal of the For-Profit Legal Service Contract Companies rules (16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 57, §§57.1, 57.10, 57.21 – 57.23, 57.25, 57.70 – 57.72, 57.80, and 57.90). This proposal is necessary to implement Senate Bill 2065 and House Bill 2113, 85th Legislature, Regular Session, 2017.
The Department encourages anyone interested in the For-Profit Legal Service Contract Companies program to review the proposal online. Comments may be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Department will accept comments on the proposal until July 8, 2019.
TDLR is now accepting online payment for administrative penalties.