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. 30, 2019)
The OCCC, the Texas Department of Savings and Mortgage Lending, and the Texas Department of Banking held a stakeholder meeting on September 9, 2019. to discuss the rule review for mortgage loan payoff statements. Audio of the stakeholder meeting is available here.
ADR, Negotiated Rulemaking, & FC Appeals (posted Oct. 10, 2019)
The Finance Commission will vote on whether to publish these rules for comment at its October 18 meeting. Audio of the September 9 stakeholder meeting on these rules is available here.
Regulated Lenders: Single Equivalent Daily Rate (posted Oct. 10, 2019)
Registered Creditors: Motorcycle Documentary Fee (posted Oct. 10, 2019)
RMLOs: Military Licensing (posted Oct. 10, 2019)
Pawnshop Employees: Military Licensing (posted Oct. 10, 2019)
The Finance Commission will vote on whether to adopt these rules at its October 18 meeting.
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|