Texas Commission on Special Education Funding

House Bill 1525, 87th Texas Legislature, established the Texas Commission on Special Education Funding to develop and make recommendations of financing special education in public schools. 

The commission shall develop recommendations to address issues related to special education funding.

The commission may establish one or more working groups composed of not more than three members of the commission to study, discuss, and address specific policy issues and recommendations to refer to the commission for consideration.

Not later than December 31, 2022, the commission shall prepare and deliver a report to the governor and the legislature that recommends statutory changes to improve funding for special education.


Commission Meetings

Watch live stream and recorded meetings

    Monday May 23, 2022 10:00 am - Meeting 3

    Texas State Capitol Room E1.010

    Secretary of State - Current meeting notice


    Monday April 25, 2022 10:00 am - Meeting 2

    Texas State Capitol Room E1.010 

    Secretary of State - Current meeting notice

    Presentations - Texas CFOs     

    Presentations - Texas District SPED Directors


    Thursday March 17, 2022 10:00 am - Meeting 1

    Texas State Capitol Room E2.010



    Meeting Schedule

    Unless otherwise noted, all meetings will be held at the:
    State Capitol Building 
    1100 Congress Avenue
    Austin, TX 78701                                                                                                                                   

    Contact Information

    Hunter Thompson 
    TEA Governmental Relations 
    Phone: (512)-463-9682