§249.42: Procedure for the Suspension, Surrender, or Revocation of a Certificate

(a) When the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) issues an order of suspension, surrender, or revocation, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) staff shall mail a copy of the order to the person who formerly held the certificate.

(b) When an order of suspension, surrender, or revocation becomes administratively final, the TEA staff shall mail to the former certificate holder notification of finality.

(c) A record of the SBEC action suspending, canceling, or revoking the certificate shall be recorded on the educator's virtual certificate and shall become part of the person's official records maintained by the TEA staff.

(d) The TEA staff shall also notify the employing school district of the SBEC's order when it becomes administratively final.

(e) The TEA staff shall notify all Texas school district superintendents and certification officers in each state or territory of the United States of the suspension, surrender, or revocation by mailing a notice to any school district known to be employing the educator and by recording the action on the educator's virtual certificate.


Source Note: The provisions of this §249.42 adopted to be effective March 31, 1999, 24 TexReg 2304; amended to be effective December 16, 2007, 32 TexReg 9112