Disabilities (ADA): Texas
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Michelle Barrett Falconer, Littler
- In addition to the federal equal opportunity laws, Texas employers must comply with a number of state and local antidiscrimination laws, including the Texas Labor Code. See Disability Discrimination in Texas.
- Texas law prohibits discrimination against individuals who are disabled. See Texas Labor Code.
- Localities including Austin, Corpus Christi and Fort Worth have requirements pertaining to disability discrimination. See Local Requirements.