Texas 2013 Employment First Bill (S.B 1226)

Texas

The act establishes an employment-first policy and task force to promote integrated competitive employment opportunities that provide a living wage for individuals with disabilities. The Texas Education Agency and the Texas Workforce Commission will jointly adopt and implement the policy.

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation
Systems: 
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Department of Education
Topics: 
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Employer Engagement
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Date Enacted: 
06/14/2013
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