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Regulation ID: TX32647


Issue: Department of Family & Protective Services proposed rules re Swimming Pools, Wading/Splashing Pools, Hot Tubs & Swimming Activities


Affects: Those who build or maintain pools & spas at these specific type of facilities


Deadline for input to APSP:  September 21


Send comments to: Jennifer Hatfield, jhatfield@apsp.org


Rule Summary: The Department proposed a number of changes to its rules to address the health and safety of children in protective custody, including the requirements for pools and hot tubs that the children will utilize. The Department published notice of the proposed rules in the Texas Register.


Status: The final rules are effective January 1, 2017.


Notice of Final Rules: