Published in the August 16, 2019, issue of the Texas Register

Pursuant to the notice of proposed rule review published in the March 1, 2019, issue of the Texas Register (44 TexReg 1167), the State Securities Board (Board) has reviewed and considered for readoption, revision, or repeal all sections of the following chapters of Title 7, Part 7, of the Texas Administrative Code, in accordance with Texas Government Code, §2001.039, Agency Review of Existing Rules: Chapter 105, Rules of Practice in Contested Cases, and Chapter 106, Guidelines for the Assessment of Administrative Fines. The text of these rules may be found in the Texas Administrative Code, Title 7, Part 7 or through the Board's website at www.ssb.texas.gov/texas-securities-act-board-rules.

The Board considered, among other things, whether the reasons for adoption of these rules continue to exist. After its review, the Board finds that the reasons for adopting these rules continue to exist and readopts these chapters, without changes, pursuant to the requirements of the Texas Government Code.

No comments were received regarding the readoption of Chapters 105 or 106.

This concludes the review of 7 TAC Chapters 105 and 106.

Issued in Austin, Texas on August 5, 2019.

TRD-201902507

Travis J. Iles

Securities Commissioner

State Securities Board

Filed: August 5, 2019

Pursuant to the notice of proposed rule review published in the June 7, 2019, issue of the Texas Register (44 TexReg 2853), the State Securities Board (Board) has reviewed and considered for readoption, revision, or repeal all sections of the following chapters of Title 7, Part 7, of the Texas Administrative Code, in accordance with Texas Government Code, §2001.039, Agency Review of Existing Rules: Chapter 107, Terminology; Chapter 127, Miscellaneous; and Chapter 131, Guidelines for Confidentiality of Information. The text of these rules may be found in the Texas Administrative Code, Title 7, Part 7 or through the Board's website at www.ssb.texas.gov/texas-securities-act-board-rules.

The Board considered, among other things, whether the reasons for adoption of these rules continue to exist. After its review, the Board finds that the reasons for adopting these rules continue to exist and readopts these chapters, without changes, pursuant to the requirements of the Texas Government Code.

No comments were received regarding the readoption of Chapters 107, 127, or 131.

This concludes the review of 7 TAC Chapters 107, 127, and 131.

Issued in Austin, Texas on August 5, 2019.

TRD-201902508

Travis J. Iles

Securities Commissioner

State Securities Board

Filed: August 5, 2019

Pursuant to the notice of proposed rule review published in the December 7, 2018, issue of the Texas Register (43 TexReg 7920), the State Securities Board (Board) has reviewed and considered for readoption, revision, or repeal all sections of the following chapters of Title 7, Part 7, of the Texas Administrative Code, in accordance with Texas Government Code, §2001.039, Agency Review of Existing Rules: Chapter 113, Registration of Securities; Chapter 114, Federal Covered Securities; Chapter 123, Administrative Guidelines for Registration of Open-End Investment Companies; Chapter 125, Minimum Disclosures in Church and Nonprofit Institution Bond Issues; Chapter 135, Industrial Development Corporations and Authorities; and Chapter 137, Administrative Guidelines for Regulation of Offers. The text of these rules may be found in the Texas Administrative Code, Title 7, Part 7 or through the Board's website at www.ssb.texas.gov/texas-securities-act-board-rules.

The Board considered, among other things, whether the reasons for adoption of these rules continue to exist. After its review, the Board finds that the reasons for adopting these rules continue to exist and readopts these chapters, without changes, pursuant to the requirements of the Texas Government Code.

As part of the review process, the Board is proposing to amend §§113.1, 113.4, 113.11, 114.3, and 114.4. Notices of the proposed amendments will be published in the "Proposed Rules" section of a future issue of the Texas Register, and will be open for comment prior to final adoption by the Board, in accordance with the requirements of the Administrative Procedure Act, Texas Government Code Annotated, Chapter 2001.

No comments were received regarding the readoption of Chapters 113, 114, 123, 125, 135, or 137.

This concludes the review of 7 TAC Chapters 113, 114, 123, 125, 135, and 137.

Issued in Austin, Texas on August 5, 2019.

TRD-201902506

Travis J. Iles

Securities Commissioner

State Securities Board

Filed: August 5, 2019