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Stay informed during the legislative session with regular updates from TCDD. Our public policy team monitors legislative activities that could impact disability-related programs and services in Texas.

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May Council Meeting

TCDD will hold Council and Committee meetings from May 4-7. To participate or submit public comments, please see the 2021 Council and Committee Meetings webpage.

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    Texas Legislative News: May 3, 2021

    With the regular session concluding at the end of the month, learn what lawmakers mean when they refer to a “vehicle” or a “Christmas tree.” Also, see some of the hearings we’re monitoring this week.

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    Bill of the Week: HB 2309

    HB 2309 would provide an educational parking course as a penalty for accessible parking violations. The bill was authored by Rep. Alex Dominguez.

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.