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    1100 West 49th
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School Health Legislation

Button for the Texas Legislature Online website 

A statute is a law passed by the House or Senate. Texas statutes are online at http://www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/Index.aspx.

The Texas Administrative Code (TAC) is a collection of all state agency rules in Texas. There are 16 titles in the TAC.  They are online at http://www.sos.state.tx.us/tac.

85th Legislative Session Tracking Sheet - School Health Related Legislation 

This tracking document contains information about bills related to school health that have been filed for the 85th Legislative Session.  For more information about each bill, please visit the Texas Legislature Online website by clicking the hyperlink in the document.  

Selected State and Federal School Health Laws - 2016 Update

This document contains select laws related to school health.  It is not a full list, but a snapshot of the most frequently requested state and federal citations.  Additional citations are available on the Texas Legislature Online website at: http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/.


Last updated May 17, 2017