|(a) After you request a release hearing, the Texas
Health and Human Services (HHSC) Legal Services Division, Enforcement
Department will ask the State Office of Administrative Hearings (SOAH)
to appoint an administrative law judge to conduct proceedings necessary
to make a final decision in the case.
(b) After SOAH assigns a docket number to your case:
(1) The HHSC Legal Services Division, Enforcement Department
will mail notice of the hearing, by to your last known address as
shown by our records; or
(2) If the HHSC Legal Services Division, Enforcement
Department Docket Clerk has received written notice of representation
from an attorney who will be representing you at the hearing, HHSC
will send the notice of the hearing to the attorney in a manner allowed
under the rules referenced in §707.581 of this division (relating
to How is a release hearing conducted?).
(c) You are responsible for providing the HHSC Docket
Clerk and DFPS with written notification of any change in address
that occurs after having requested a release hearing.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §707.579 adopted to be effective March 1, 2012, 37 TexReg 713; transferred effective January 15, 2021, as published in the Texas Register December 11, 2020, 45 TexReg 8882; amended to be effective September 22, 2022, 47 TexReg 6250