Proposed rules and P.G.s: Are you aware of opportunities to comment to any state or federal agencies about proposed rules that should include P.G.s as individuals qualified to perform work that includes the public practice of geoscience? Please let us know! Send us information and provide a link: TBPG
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) allows a licensed P.G. in good standing to obtain a Corrective Action Project Manager (CAPM) Registration. CAPM Application requirements include a completed application form, a signed written request, a copy of the individual’s P.G. license, and a written statement from TBPG stating that the applicant is currently licensed and in good standing. For more information, please contact TCEQ.
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) offers resources specifically tailored to help small business and local governments comply with environmental regulations. Please visit TexasEnviroHelp for more details. Additionally, there are opportunities to volunteer as a professional with technical or legal expertise on environmental issues. Please visit TCEQ’s EnviroMentor website for more details.
There can be a lot to consider when starting a business in Texas. The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts has information resources for those who may be considering such a venture.