TEC 29.003(b)
Texas Education Code § 29.003. Eligibility Criteria.  

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(b)  A student is eligible to participate in a school district's special education program if the student: 
   (1)  is not more than 21 years of age and has a visual or auditory impairment that prevents the student from being adequately or safely educated in public school without the provision of special services;  or 
   (2)  is at least three but not more than 21 years of age and has one or more of the following disabilities that prevents the student from being adequately or safely educated in public school without the provision of special services: 
      (A)  physical disability;                                                    
      (B)  intellectual or developmental disability;                                                     
      (C)  emotional disturbance;                                                  
      (D)  learning disability;                                                    
      (E)  autism;                                                                 
      (F)  speech disability;  or                                                  
      (G)  traumatic brain injury.       


Last Amended: 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1279 (H.B. 965), Sec. 2, eff. June 14, 2019
Entered: July 17, 2019