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RULE §199.2Requests to Speak

(a) To provide the public with a reasonable opportunity to appear before the board and to speak regarding issues under the board's jurisdiction except as otherwise designated by these rules , written requests to speak may be submitted to the attention of the Public Information/Profile Committee at the board's current mailing address. Such request should be received no later than 10 business days prior to the board meeting at which the requestor wishes to speak.

(b) A requester will be notified in writing of the date and time for an opportunity to appear and speak before the Public Information/Profile Committee. The time allotted for any particular speaker will be determined in the discretion of the chairman or presiding member of the committee based on the subject matter and available time.

(c) The Public Information/Profile Committee shall make any necessary recommendations to the board regarding matters brought to the committee's attention by the public and shall report matters of interest to the board through the committee minutes.

Source Note: The provisions of this §199.2 adopted to be effective May 16, 1994, 19 TexReg 3368; amended to be effective January 7, 2001, 25 TexReg 12977; amended to be effective January 9, 2003, 28 TexReg 73; amended to be effective November 7, 2004, 29 TexReg 10115

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