Texas Health and Safety Code

As effective September 1, 2019

Sec. 1101.002: Purpose; Circumvention By Rule Prohibited

(a) The purpose of this chapter is to encourage voluntary compliance with environmental and occupational health and safety laws.

(b) A regulatory agency may not adopt a rule or impose a condition that circumvents the purpose of this chapter.


Added by Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 324 (S.B. 1488), Sec. 20.002(a), eff. September 1, 2017.