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links. These links provide users with screen readers a method for bypassing the
navigation menu and going directly to the main content when a page is accessed.
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Explorer (version 6 or higher), FireFox, or
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may not be available.
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access keys by pressing the ALT key in conjunction with another key.
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to the appropriate input field.
House Committee Hearings
Interpreter services are paid for by the House Business Office. To request
interpreter services, contact the House Committee Services office at (512)
463-0850, preferably at least 72 hours prior to the scheduled meeting.
Senate Committee Hearings
During a regular or special session, contact the committee clerk at least two
weeks in advance, if possible. The committee clerk then contacts the committee
coordinator for scheduling a hearing impaired interpreter employed by the
Contact Senate Human Resources to contract other types of interpreter services
Contact Senate Human Resources for a list of language and hearing impaired
interpreters for senate committee meetings outside Austin during the interim.
These interpreters are independent and charge accordingly.
Please contact Senate Human Resources at (512) 463-0400 for a complete
explanation of interpreter services or policies.
Capitol Visitor Services: (512) 463-0063
Office Location: Capitol 1st Floor, South Wing, Room 1S.2
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 13286, Austin, TX 78711
Additional information about accessibility programs in Texas is available from
the Governor's Committee on
People with Disabilities