The Department of State Health Services established this page as a single point of access for legislative information. Items contained on this page include the DSHS Legislative Appropriations
Request (LAR), legislative presentations, and reports to the Texas Legislature.
DSHS Strategic Plan
The Health and Human Services System FY 2011-2015 Strategic Plan was submitted to the Governor and Legislative Budget Board on July 2, 2010.
DSHS Budget Information
DSHS FY 12 Operating Budget
As required per the 2012-13 General Appropriations Act (GAA), House Bill 1, Article IX, Sec 7.01, 82nd Legislature, RS, 2011, shown here is DSHS Operating Budget for Fiscal Year 2012.
Legislative Appropriations Request – FY 2014-15
FY 2014-2015 Legislative Appropriations Request
Presentations on Legislative Appropriations Request for Fiscal Years 2014-15
- January 30, 2013 – Senate Finance Committee
- September 20, 2012 – Legislative Budget Board / Governor’s Office of Budget, Policy and Planning Joint Hearing
- June 14, 15, 2012 – Stakeholder Meetings
Information about the FY 2012-2013 Legislative Appropriations Request can be found on the Archives page.
Presentations for the 83rd Legislative Session
- February 20, 2013 – House Public Health Committee
- February 13, 2013 – House Appropriations Committee
Reports for the Legislature
Archived Presentations and Reports