|(a) Authority. Authority for this subchapter is provided
in the Texas Education Code, Chapter 54, Subchapter B, Tuition Rates.
These rules establish procedures to administer the subchapter as prescribed
in the Texas Education Code, §54.363 (formerly §54.214),
relating to an exemption for educational aides.
(b) Purpose. The purpose of the Educational Aide Exemption
Program is to encourage certain educational aides to complete full
teacher certification by providing need-based exemptions from the
payment of tuition and certain mandatory fees at Texas public institutions
of higher education.