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).
Licensing & Administration Rules Implementing Sunset Legislation (posted June 13, 2019)
Pawnshop Rules Implementing Sunset Legislation (posted June 13, 2019)
The Finance Commission voted to publish these rules for comment at its June 21 meeting. The official comment period will begin on July 5 (when the rules are published in the Texas Register) and end on August 5 at 5 p.m. Audio of the OCCC's May 23 stakeholder meeting on the pawnshop rules is available here, and audio of the stakeholder meeting for the licensing and administration rules is available here.
Recently Adopted Rules (2018-2019)
|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|