Policy Recommendations

The Texas Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities (GCPD) in accordance with its enabling statute, Human Resources Code, Title 7 Chapter 115, Sec. 115.009.(3), respectfully submits this report to the Governor and to the 86th Texas Legislature on recommended changes in state laws relating to persons with disabilities.  GCPD recommends changes in disability policies and programs in the areas of accessibility, communication, criminal justice, education, emergency preparedness, employment, health, housing, recreation, transportation, and veterans.

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Policy Recommendations for 2024-2025 and 88th Legislative Session

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