Legislative Appropriations Request

The Texas Education Agency submits a Legislative Appropriations Request to the Legislative Budget Board every two years. The Texas Legislature adopts the state budget that funds state operations.

2016-2017 Legislative Appropriations Request

TEA submitted the following budget request for the 2016-2017 funding cycle:

2016-2017 Request (PDF, 3MB)

One-page summaries below provide information about exceptional item requests submitted by TEA for consideration as the 2016-2017 state budget is adopted:

Literacy Initiative (PDF, 201 KB)

Teacher and Principal Evaluation Support (PDF, 216 KB)

Technology Modernization (PDF, 285 KB)

Assessment Pilot and Accountability Workgroup (PDF, 210 KB)

Office of Complaints, Investigations and Enforcements  (PDF, 185 KB)

Funding for New Instructional Facilities Allotment and Instructional Facilities Allotment (PDF, 181 KB)

Full-Time Equivalent Capacity (PDF, 179 KB)

Staff Recruitment and Retention  (PDF, 183 KB)

 2014-2015 Legislative Appropriations Request

The links below contain the budget requests the Texas Education Agency made to the Texas Legislature for the 2014-2015 biennium:

Revised Exceptional Items Request 2014-2015 (PDF, 61.6 kb)

2014-2015 (PDF; 2.9 MB)

The final budget approved for state government may be found on the Legislative Budget Board website.