TABC Proposed Rules

All proposed rules being considered by the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission are now available online. Public comments on proposed rules may be submitted electronically by clicking on the envelope next to each rule or by mailing comments to General Counsel, PO Box 13127, Austin, Texas 78711.

Rules are proposed under the Alcoholic Beverage Code, §5.31 which provides the commission with authority to prescribe and publish rules necessary to carry out the provisions of the Alcoholic Beverage Code.

Rule Number Title Date Filed Fiscal Impact Comment
Adopted - Repeal
§33.3 Brewpub License Fees
(Rule)
No
§41.72 Invalidation of Stamps
(Rule)
No
Adopted - Amendments
§45.73 Label: General.
(Rule)
No
§45.82 Prohibited Practices.
(Rule)
No
§45.110 Inducements.
(Rule)
No
§33.13 Process to Apply for License or Permit
(Rule)
No
§33.31 Voluntary Suspension or Cancellation of a License or Permit and Reinstatement.
(Summary) (Rule)
No
§35.6 Regional Forwarding Centers
(Rule)
No
§45.121 Credit Restrictions and Delinquent List for Liquor.
(Rule)
No
§45.131 Payment Regulations for Certain Malt Beverages.
(Rule)
No
§50.2 Definitions.
(Rule)
No
§50.28 Verification and Expiration of Certificate.
(Rule)
No
§41.61 Permission and Reports
(Rule)
No
§31.5 Public Information Act Requests
(Rule)
No
§33.6 Renewal of Licenses and Permits After Expiration.
(Summary) (Rule)
No
§33.9 Fees for On-Line Transaction.
(Summary) (Rule)
Yes
§33.23 Alcoholic Beverage License and Permit Surcharges.
(Summary) (Rule)
Yes
§41.56 Out-Of-State Winery Direct Shipper's Permits.
(Summary) (Rule)
No
§41.71 Identification Stamps and Local Distributor's Records.
(Summary) (Rule)
No
§45.105 Advertising.
(Summary) (Rule)
No
§45.120 Co-packaging of Alcoholic Beverage.
(Summary) (Rule)
No
Adopted - New
§45.94 Verification Regarding Use of Facilities.
(Summary) (Rule)
No
§45.96 Brewpubs.
(Summary) (Rule)
No
§33.27 Bonds for Alternating Brewery Proprietorships and Contract Brewing Arrangements.
(Summary) (Rule)
No
Proposed - Amendments
§36.1 Possession and Sale of Firearms on Licensed Premises.
(Summary) (Rule)
No Email Comments