On February 10, 2021, the Texas Health & Human Services Commission released this report on the state's foster care rate methodology. The report is the result of an evaluation of the foster care rate methologogy, performed by Public Consulting Group, Inc. (PCG), in collaboration with the Department of Family Protective Services (DFPS). This report was required by the 2020-21 General Appropriations Act, House Bill 1 from the 86th Legislature, Regular Session, 2019 (article II, "Special Provisions Relating to All Health and Human Services Agencies, Section 32 . . .