88th Session & 87th Legislative Session Recap

Current Legislative Alerts in English & Spanish can be found under “Latest News!” Our position statements can be found here.

June 30, 2021: 87th Texas Legislative Session Recap, Special Session & Restraints Update

Read the complete recap here.


5/25/21: Last Call! Senate! Four Bills Need Your Help! Take Action!

Texas Autism Advocacy Day | Take Action Now!

5/19/21: Last Call! Advocacy Alerts- Take Action here!   5/10/21: Please take action on our updated alerts!

Advocacy Alerts:

5/10/21: Please review all of our advocacy alerts here!


SB-89: COVID-19 Special Education Recovery Act Action Alert!

Implement the Medicaid/ABA Benefit! Action Alert here.

Policy Symposium Slides for our 87th Legislative Priorities and Video Presentation.

Check this page for advocacy updates, information, and alerts during the 87th Texas Legislative session that runs from January 12, 2021 until May 31, 2021. Have questions for our advocacy staff? Please email us at advocacy@texasautismsociety.org.  

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Making ABA Available through Medicaid & Children’s Autism Program

Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) & Rider 21 

Children’s Autism Program (CAP)

Medicaid IBI/ABA Services Benefit-Information from 86th Legislative Session