Texas Human Resources Code - Section 21.008. Staff Development
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§ 21.008. STAFF DEVELOPMENT. (a) The department may
establish staff development plans to assist employees in obtaining
the technical and professional education required to administer the
department's assistance programs more effectively and efficiently
and to provide improved services to the needy. The plans must
include a provision for granting paid educational leave to selected
(b) The department's plans must conform to the requirements
of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
(c) The department may make payments for the paid
educational leave or other staff development plans in the form of
grants or stipends or by other methods.
(d) The cost of the staff development plans may be made out
of state and federal funds within the limits of appropriated funds.
Acts 1979, 66th Leg., p. 2338, ch. 842, art. 1, § 1, eff. Sept. 1,
Last modified: August 11, 2007