Below you will find copies of recent and upcoming rules, as well as notices of upcoming stakeholder meetings on rules. Rules that have gone into effect are available in the Texas Administrative Code.
If you'd like to be included on an e-mail list for OCCC rule updates, send an e-mail to email@example.com, stating which industry you'd like rule updates on (e.g., motor vehicle sales finance, credit access businesses).
Payoff Statement Rule Review (posted Aug. 20, 2019)
The OCCC, the Texas Department of Savings and Mortgage Lending, and the Texas Department of Banking will hold a stakeholder meeting on September 9, 2019. to discuss the rule review for mortgage loan payoff statements.
Regulated Lenders: Single Equivalent Daily Rate (posted Aug. 8, 2019)
Registered Creditors: Motorcycle Documentary Fee (posted Aug. 8, 2019)
RMLOs: Military Licensing (posted Aug. 8, 2019)
Pawnshop Employees: Military Licensing (posted Aug. 8, 2019)
The Finance Commission voted to publish these rules for comment at its August 16 meeting. The official comment period will begin on August 30 (when the rules are published in the Texas Register) and end on September 30 at 5 p.m. Audio of the OCCC's July 19 stakeholder meeting on these rules is available here.
Recently Adopted Rules (2018-2019)
|Pawnshop Rules Implementing Sunset Legislation||Oct. 1, 2019|
|Licensing & Administration Rules Implementing Sunset Legislation||Sept. 5, 2019|
|Pawnshops: Rule Review||Feb. 1, 2019|
|Administration: Employee Training Rule Review||Jan. 3, 2019|
|Regulated Lenders: Rule Review||Nov. 8, 2018|
|Motor Vehicle Recordkeeping Rules||May 10, 2018|
|Crafted Precious Metal Dealers: Registration System Transition||May 10, 2018|
|Home Equity Amendments Implementing SJR 60||March 29, 2018|
|Regulated Lenders: Financing Administrative Fee||March 8, 2018|
|Debt Management Rule Review||March 8, 2018|
|State Agency Contract Monitoring||March 8, 2018|
|RMLOs: Prelicensing Education||Jan. 4, 2018|