Texas Administrative Code
|TITLE 37||PUBLIC SAFETY AND CORRECTIONS|
|PART 6||TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE|
|CHAPTER 163||COMMUNITY JUSTICE ASSISTANCE DIVISION STANDARDS|
|RULE §163.5||Waiver to Standards|
A Community Supervision and Corrections Department (CSCD) or other state-aid recipient may request a waiver to a standard or standards from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Community Justice Assistance Division (TDCJ CJAD) director. The TDCJ CJAD director may grant a waiver upon receipt, examination, and approval of the waiver request. The request for waiver shall include a plan to comply with the standard or standards by a certain date and an explanation why the CSCD is not currently in compliance with the standard or standards. When a determination is made that the CSCD is not in compliance with a standard or standards, the CSCD director shall immediately submit a written request for a waiver of the standard or standards to the TDCJ CJAD director. If the waiver is approved by the TDCJ CJAD director, the waiver shall become part of the audit record for compliance with that standard or standards.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §163.5 adopted to be effective March 1, 1993, 18 TexReg 944; amended to be effective August 16, 1995, 20 TexReg 5799; amended to be effective June 20, 2002, 27 TexReg 5220; amended to be effective April 17, 2008, 33 TexReg 2961; amended to be effective January 1, 2017, 41 TexReg 10393|