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Hearing on the Sunset Commission HHSC Report – Public Testimony Scheduled Nov. 13th

We Need YOU in Austin Next Thursday, November 13!! Who: Families of children with mental health needs, and all those that support them When: Thursday, November 13, 2014 @ 8:30 AM Where: 1400 Congress Ave., Austin, TX Senate Finance Committee Room E1.036, Capitol Extension To reach the Capitol in Austin, from I-35 exit at 12th street. Travel… Continue reading Hearing on the Sunset Commission HHSC Report – Public Testimony Scheduled Nov. 13th

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HHSC Sunset Staff report published: Texas Youth and Family Call to Action – Oppose Issue 13!

On Friday, October 3rd, 2014, the Texas Sunset Advisory Commission staff published their report of recommendation to Sunset on the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC).  While many of the recommendations have merit, there is one issue of vital importance to Texas families with children with mental health challenges.  If you or someone you love… Continue reading HHSC Sunset Staff report published: Texas Youth and Family Call to Action – Oppose Issue 13!

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The Texas Sunset Advisory Commission

https://www.sunset.texas.gov/ The Texas Sunset Advisory Commission began in 1977 as a process to streamline state government.  The operative number for Sunset is 12: 12 members Reviews each state agency every 12 years The members of Sunset change with each session.  Of course, they can’t review every agency each session, so there is a scheduled rotation… Continue reading The Texas Sunset Advisory Commission