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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 4 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the relative or other designated caregiver placement program and to monetary assistance provided by the Department of Family and Protective Services to certain relative or designated caregivers; creating a criminal offense; creating a civil penalty.
  Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
  Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
HB 5 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Department of Family and Protective Services and the transfer of certain powers and duties from the Health and Human Services Commission.
  Author: Frank, James | et. al.
  Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
HB 6 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administration of services provided by the Department of Family and Protective Services, including foster care, child protective services, and prevention and early intervention services.
  Author: Frank, James | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Postponed
HB 7 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to child protective services suits, motions, and services by the Department of Family and Protective Services and to the licensing of certain facilities, homes, and agencies that provide child-care services.
  Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
  Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
HB 39 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of child protective services and other health and human services by certain state agencies; authorizing a fee.
  Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
  Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 205 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to procedures for ordering the required participation in services in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
  Author: Keough, Mark | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 249 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to investigations of child abuse, neglect, or exploitation and to child protective services functions of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
  Sponsor: Taylor, Van
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 287 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the definitions of abuse and neglect of a child applicable to investigations of abuse and neglect in certain facilities.
  Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 289 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to protective orders for certain children who are victims of abuse or neglect.
  Author: Phelan, Dade | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 482 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to employee caseload limit goals for child and adult protective services and child-care licensing services and call processing goals for certain of those services.
  Author: Walle, Armando
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 511 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to removing the deadline for the Department of Family and Protective Services to enter into permanency care assistance agreements.
  Author: Davis, Sarah
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 576 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to medical examinations for certain children taken into possession by the Department of Family and Protective Services or another governmental entity.
  Author: González, Mary | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 596 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the duration of an appointment of a guardian ad litem or an attorney ad litem for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al.
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 610 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to procedures for presenting certain evidence at placement review hearings in suits affecting the parent-child relationship involving the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Leach, Jeff
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 634 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to minimum education requirements for child protective services caseworkers.
  Author: González, Mary | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 689 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the determination of intellectual disability for children in foster care.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 690 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a best practices guide for persons involved in child protective services cases.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 691 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a court's temporary extended jurisdiction over certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 693 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to medical and psychological assessments and services for children in the managing conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 694 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the response time for investigating a report of abuse or neglect of a child.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 695 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a caseload management system for child protective services caseworkers.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 696 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to information included in reports on caseloads for child protective services caseworkers.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 697 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the inadmissibility of certain information in court as evidence of abuse or neglect of a child.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 698 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notice given to certain persons before a change of placement for a child in foster care.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 699 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the ability of foster parents to intervene in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 701 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain service plans for children in the care of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 702 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a system for assessing the potential risk of harm to children in child protective services.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 703 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the availability of personal information of a child protective services caseworker or investigator.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 704 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the required submission by certain general residential operations of information requested by courts.
  Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 705 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment of an attorney general liaison for each regional office of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 707 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain service plans for children in the care of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 708 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of certain evidence on request to certain parties in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship filed by the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 709 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study conducted by Texas A&M University on services for children and families available in rural counties for children in the managing conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 723 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of county boards to oversee the provision of child protective services in certain counties.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 750 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a court's jurisdiction in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship over certain young people seeking special immigrant juvenile status and to child protective services caseworkers assigned to those young people.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al.
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 834 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulating the custody transfer of an adopted child; creating a criminal offense.
  Author: Parker, Tan
  Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 845 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit to exempt from ad valorem taxation mineral interests owned by nonprofit corporations organized for the exclusive purpose of generating income for certain charitable nonprofit corporations through the ownership, lease, and management of real property.
  Author: Lozano, J. M.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 871 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to child and family support services for families in crisis, including authorization agreements.
  Author: Roberts, Kevin | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 872 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain laws to an agreement authorizing certain persons to make decisions regarding a child.
  Author: Roberts, Kevin | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 914 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administration of services provided by the Department of Family and Protective Services, including foster care, child protective, and prevention and early intervention services.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 928 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to assisting certain children who are in foster care in the process of applying to institutions of higher education.
  Author: White, James | et. al.
  Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 932 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the collection of information concerning the number of juvenile offenders committed to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department who have been in foster care.
  Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al.
  Sponsor: West, Royce
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 951 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the office of independent ombudsman for the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Rodriguez, Justin
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 1043 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a court order authorizing temporary care of a minor child.
  Author: Blanco, César
  Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1080 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain procedural measures in a suit affecting a parent-child relationship to protect a child against child neglect or physical or sexual abuse.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1132 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to procedures for presenting certain evidence at placement review hearings in suits affecting the parent-child relationship involving the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Krause, Matt
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1159 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notice given to certain medical providers of a change in placement for a child in foster care.
  Author: Davis, Sarah
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 1160 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a court order for health care for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Davis, Sarah
  Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1216 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to disclosure regarding the existence of a gestational agreement in a suit for the dissolution of a marriage and standing of an intended parent under a gestational agreement to file a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.
  Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al.
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 1342 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to child sexual abuse prevention training for public school students.
  Author: Parker, Tan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
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