Statute, Rules and Grant Policies Guide


Texas Health and Safety Code Chapter 102

Article III of Texas Constitution establishing CPRIT


Texas Administrative Code, Title 25, Chapters 701 – 703


At its May 16, 2018, meeting, the Oversight Committee approved the release of proposed changes to existing agency rules.

The proposed amendments affect Texas Administrative Code Chapters 701 and 703. The proposed amendments to §§ 701.3 and 701.27 clarify the definition of Request for Applications and the agency’s website content, respectively. The proposed amendment to § 703.11 changes the time frame of when a grant recipient who is an institution of higher education may use a new federal indirect cost rate as a credit towards their match to “six months or less” after the anniversary date of the contract effective date.

The proposed changes will be published in the June 1, 2018, edition of the Texas Register. Written comments may be submitted through July 2, 2018, to CPRIT’s General Counsel, Kristen Doyle, by fax (512/475-2563); by email (; or by mail to the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas, P.O. Box 12097, ATTN: Rulemaking Project, Austin, Texas, 78711.

The Oversight Committee expects to consider final orders that reflect the comments received on the proposed rules and any recommended changes at their meeting on August 15, 2018.

Proposed changes to Texas Administrative Code Title 25, Chapters 701 and 703


CPRIT Policies and Procedures Guide
The current version of the Grantee Policies & Procedures Guide is dated June 2018.

Uniform Grant Management Standards