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HJR 14, 53rd Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment giving the Legislature the power to provide for assistance to needy individuals, eighteen (18) years of age or older, who are permanently and totally disabled by reason of a mental or physical handicap, who are residents of the State of Texas, except that the individuals who are receiving aid for the permanently and totally disabled may not, during the same period of time, receive Old Age Assistance, Aid to the Needy Blind, or Aid to Dependent Children; providing that the Legislature shall have the authority to accept from the Government of the United States financial aid for the permanently and totally disabled individuals; providing that the amount paid to any individual may not exceed Twenty Dollars ($20) a month out of State funds.

Author: Albert Dee Downer
Coauthor: Grady C. Hogue | Otis Lee | Henry G. "Bud" Lehman | Anthony Paul "Tony" Fenoglio | Douglass "Doug" Crouch

Subjects:
Disabilities, Persons with
Human Services--Direct Assistance
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments

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