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HB 2256 would create a bilingual special education certification for teachers. The bill was authored by Rep. Bobby Guerra.
The Texas Senate approved its version of the state’s next two-year budget, which included funding to reduce interest lists and boost technology for IDD service providers.
HB 797 would allow home health nurses to administer any FDA-approved vaccines. The bill was authored by Rep. Donna Howard.
The Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities is committed to creating change so that each individual is able to be fully included in their own communities and exercise control over their own lives.