Budget Requests Outline Agency Proposals for Next 2 Years

Texas Legislature

Texas Legislative Appropriations RequestState agencies have all completed their Legislative Appropriations Requests, which are the agencies’ requests for money to operate their programs over the next two-year biennium, and these are being used to develop a draft budget bill for the Texas Legislature to consider next year.

Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities staff members have compiled a summary of key items in various agencies’ LARs, which may be important to individuals with developmental disabilities. You can also read the full LARs, which can each be several hundred pages long, on the Legislative Budget Board’s website.