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HB 348 69-0 (1985) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to the annual report of the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Human Services Laid on the table subject to call
HB 350 69-0 (1985) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to the authority of the department of human resources to obtain criminal history information records from the Department of Public Safety, the Federal Bureau of Investigation identification division, or another law enforcement agency, and to the offense of unauthorized disclosure of criminal history information records; providing a penalty. House: Human Services Coauthor authorized
HB 2154 69-0 (1985) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to subrogation of the state to certain claims of persons to whom the state provides medical assistance and creation of an office of third party resources in the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HCR 68 69-0 (1985) Author: Lee, Don Encouraging development of respite care services for persons with cerebral palsy or other developmental disabilities. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HCR 107 69-0 (1985) Author: Price, Albert
Sponsor: Parmer, Hugh
Requesting the Texas Department of Human Resources to use any available unexpended state funds appropriated to the department for purposes of administering the Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Program for the remainder of the biennium ending on August 31, 1985. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
HCR 133 69-0 (1985) Author: Millsap, Mike
Sponsor: Howard, Ed
Granting Michael Russell and others permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Filed w/o the Governor's signature
HCR 170 69-0 (1985) Author: Barton, Erwin Directing the Texas Department of Human Resources to establish an income eligibility cap for becoming eligible for nursing home care at an amount not to exceed $633.50 effective May 1, 1985. House: Human Services Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HCR 177 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank Requesting the cooperation of the Texas Department of Human Resources and the TDMHMR in collaboratively planning for increasing and redirecting Medicaid funds to encourage community-based residential services. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HCR 178 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank Requesting the cooperation of the TDMHMR and the Texas Department of Corrections in development of creative community-based alternatives for mentally disabled offenders. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
SB 48 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Barton, Erwin
Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Human Resources to obtain criminal history information records from the Department of Public Safety, the Federal Bureau of Investigation identification division, or another law enforcement agency; to the custody, use, and disposition of the information; and to the offense of unauthorized disclosure of criminal history information records; providing a penalty. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
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SB 115 69-0 (1985) Author: Sharp, John Relating to the authority of the department of human resources to obtain criminal history information records from the Department of Public Safety, the Federal Bureau of Investigation identification division, or another law enforcement agency, and to the offense of unauthorized disclosure of criminal history information records; providing a penalty. Senate: Health & Human Resources Referred to Health & Human Resources
SB 329 69-0 (1985) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Barton, Erwin
Relating to the annual report of the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Effective immediately
SB 351 69-0 (1985) Author: Traeger, John
Sponsor: Kuempel, Edmund
Relating to changing the name of the Texas Department of Human Resources to the Texas Department of Human Services. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
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SB 406 69-0 (1985) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to the punishment for the offense of assault if the victim of the assault is an employee of the Texas Department of Human Resources assaulted while performing certain duties. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported favorably with substitute
SCR 59 69-0 (1985) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Encouraging development of respite care services for persons with cerebral palsy or other developmental disabilities. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Referred to Public Health
SCR 89 69-0 (1985) Author: Parmer, Hugh Requesting the Texas Department of Human Resources use any available unexpended state funds appropriated to the department for purposes of administering the Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Program for the remainder of the biennium if federal funds are unavailable. House: Appropriations
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Referred to Appropriations
SCR 124 69-0 (1985) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Barton, Erwin
Directing the Texas Department of Human Resources to establish an income eligibility cap for becoming eligible for nursing home care at an amount not to exceed $633.50 effective May 1, 1985. House: Human Services Signed by the Governor
SCR 127 69-0 (1985) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Vowell, Jack
Requesting the cooperation of the Texas Department of Human Resources and Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation in collaboratively planning for increasing and redirecting Medicaid funds to encourage community-based residential services. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 185 69-0 (1985) Author: Brooks, Chet Establishing an interim committee to study new standards for child day-care centers. Senate: Administration, Special Received from the Senate
SR 409 69-0 (1985) Author: Sharp, John Establishing Senate Special Committee on the Department of Human Resources Vendor Audits.
HB 344 68-0 (1983) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the provision of protective services for the elderly by the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Retirement and Aging Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 642 68-0 (1983) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to awarding the Texas Department of Human Resources fees for court-ordered social studies. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
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HB 714 68-0 (1983) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to fees imposed by the Texas Department of Human Resources in connection with the licensing of child-care administrators. House: Human Services Referred to subcommittee
HB 717 68-0 (1983) Author: Lee, El Franco Relating to supervision by the Texas Department of Human Resources of federal matching fund programs that provide certain kinds of public assistance. House: Human Services Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 849 68-0 (1983) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to the provision of protective services for the elderly by the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Retirement and Aging Referred to Committee on Retirement and Aging
HB 1086 68-0 (1983) Author: Cain, David Relating to administrative proceedings involving the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Human Services Referred to Committee on Human Services
HB 1576 68-0 (1983) Author: Polk, Mary Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Human Resources to set and charge a fee for providing certain services. House: Human Services Withdrawn from calendar
HCR 30 68-0 (1983) Author: Hackney, Clint Requesting Department of Human Resources to apply for Medicare/Medicaid waiver to permit funds for pilot diabetes prevention and education programs. House: Human Services See remarks
HCR 74 68-0 (1983) Author: Schlueter, Stan
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Granting Robin Orr and Candace D. Orr permission to sue the State of Texas and the Department of Human Resources. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration, Special
Filed without the Governor's signature
HCR 82 68-0 (1983) Author: Polk, Mary Requesting the Department of Health and Department of Human Resources to give high priority to the provision of family planning services for adolescents. House: Human Services Coauthor authorized
HCR 85 68-0 (1983) Author: Polk, Mary
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Requesting the Department of Human Resources to amend Medicaid program to provide reimbursement for prenatal care for pregnant women and evaluate the effectiveness of the program; directing the department to make a report of the evaluation to the 69th Legislature. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
HCR 120 68-0 (1983) Author: Evans, Larry Granting the Texas State Employees Union -- CWA/AFL-CIO, Maxine Allen, James Thomas, Gilda Garcia, Elda Martinez, Raul Sauceda, Gail Ingle, and Sharice Huizar permission to sue the state and the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Judicial Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HCR 246 68-0 (1983) Author: Lewis, Gibson
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Directing the Department of Human Resources to seek a waiver of Medicaid restrictions relating to Ashley Bailey. Senate: Health & Human Resources Signed by the Governor
HCR 272 68-0 (1983) Author: DeLay, Tom
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Commending the Texas Academy of Family Physicians, the Texas Medical Association, the Texas Department of Human Resources, the Texas Department of Health, L.W. Snider, M.D., and Nurse Betty Lindeman. Signed by the Governor
SB 74 68-0 (1983) Author: Leedom, John Relating to fees imposed by the Texas Department of Human Resources in connection with the licensing of child-care administrators. Senate: State Affairs No action taken
SB 861 68-0 (1983) Author: Uribe, Hector
Sponsor: Polk, Mary
Relating to the responsibility of the Department of Human Resources to provide protective services to elderly and disabled persons. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
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SB 920 68-0 (1983) Author: Leedom, John
Sponsor: Polk, Mary
Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Human Resources to set and charge a fee for providing certain services and to provision of services under certain circumstances. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
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SCR 20 68-0 (1983) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Hackney, Clint
Requesting Department of Human Resources to apply for Medicare/Medicaid waiver to permit funds for pilot diabetes prevention and education programs. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 51 68-0 (1983) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Harrison, Jr., W.O. "Bill"
Granting Jose R. Villarreal permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration, Special
Filed without the Governor's signature
SCR 52 68-0 (1983) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Granting Gwendolyn P. Johnson permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration, Special
Filed without the Governor's signature
SCR 58 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Cain, David
Urging the Department of Human Resources to provide by contract for the Attorney General to assume operation of the child support enforcement program. House: Human Services
Senate: State Affairs
Filed without the Governor's signature
SCR 63 68-0 (1983) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Granting Estefana S. Peters permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration, Special
Filed without the Governor's signature
SCR 66 68-0 (1983) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to adopting the definition of autism and other pervasive developmental disorders as stated in the third edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 72 68-0 (1983) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Supporting the concept of respite care services for persons with autism or other pervasive developmental disorders; and relating to extending respite care services within all of existing respite care programs to persons with autism or other pervasive developmental disorders. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 82 68-0 (1983) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Hall, Tip
Directing the Texas Department of Human Resources to establish a family violence advisory group to assist the staff and the department in its decision-making and planning efforts regarding the Family Violence Program. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 83 68-0 (1983) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Directing the Texas Department of Human Resources to conduct demonstration projects to assist family violence centers in expanding services responsive to the developmental and psychosocial needs of the children residing in shelters. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 84 68-0 (1983) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Hall, Tip
Directing the Texas Department of Human Resources to implement program models, designed to improve the delivery of services to victims of family violence in geographically isolated and underserved areas of the state. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 85 68-0 (1983) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Hall, Tip
Directing the Texas Department of Human Resources to pursue activities designed to heighten public awareness of the magnitude and dynamics of spouse abuse and abuse of the elderly. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 86 68-0 (1983) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Hall, Tip
Directing the Texas Department of Human Resources to study the feasibility of establishing a statewide, toll-free information, referral, and reporting system to provide assistance to persons involved in spouse or elder abuse. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 87 68-0 (1983) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Hall, Tip
Directing the Texas Department of Human Resources to examine existing programs for batterers, to analyze the effectiveness of such programs, and to pilot such models, as resources allow, on a demonstration basis. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 119 68-0 (1983) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Rudd, Jim
Granting Charles and Shirley Helms permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration, Special
Filed without the Governor's signature
SCR 121 68-0 (1983) Author: Blake, Roy
Sponsor: Clark, Jerry
Commending Betty Lindeman, R.N., L. W. Snider, M.D., the Texas Academy of Family Physicians, and the Texas Medical Association for the Capitol Physician Program. House: Rules and Resolutions Signed by the Governor
HCR 6 68-1 (1983) Author: Evans, Larry Granting The Texas State Employees Union-CWA/AFL-CIO, Maxine Allen, James Thomas, Gilda Garcia, Elda Martinez, Raul Sauceda, Gail Ingle, and Sarice Huizar permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Human Resources. Filed
HB 68 68-2 (1984) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to a supplemental appropriation to the Texas Department of Human Resources to pay salaries in the division designated to license child-care facilities, child-placing agencies, and registered family homes. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
HB 70 68-2 (1984) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to fees charged by the Texas Department of Human Resources concerning child-care facilities and child-placing agencies. House: Human Services Referred to Committee on Human Services
HB 71 68-2 (1984) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to supplemental appropriations to the Texas Department of Human Resources to maintain current staff levels for determining income assistance eligibility and for assistance payments under the Aid to Families with Dependent Children program. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
HB 78 68-2 (1984) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to a supplemental appropriation to the Texas Department of Human Resources to provide medical assistance coverage for pregnant women and medically needy children. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
HB 79 68-2 (1984) Author: Oliver, Jesse Relating to the provision of medical assistance to former AFDC recipients who obtain employment. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
HB 83 68-2 (1984) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to the authority of the Department of Human Resources to obtain criminal records from the Department of Public Safety or the Federal Bureau of Investigation identification division. House: Human Services Referred to Committee on Human Services
HCR 59 68-2 (1984) Author: Barton, Erwin
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Under current appropriations the Department of Human Resources will have staff reductions for fiscal year 1985 in income assistance staff. Since workload is expected to increase at least the current level of staffing is needed. Resolution allows TDHR to maintain staff levels for eligibility workers and protective services. Requiring that the Texas Department of Human Resources file a report describing the source of funds to be transferred, the program from which the transfer is made and the reason for the lapse. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
SB 2 68-2 (1984) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the authority of the Department of Human Resources to obtain criminal records from the Department of Public Safety or the Federal Bureau of Investigation identification division. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Committee on Health & Human Resources
SB 18 68-2 (1984) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to fees charged by the Texas Department of Human Resources concerning child-care facilities and child-placing agencies and to registration of child-care facilities. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 19 68-2 (1984) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to a supplemental appropriation to the Texas Department of Human Resources to pay salaries in the division designated to license child-care facilities, child-placing agencies, and registered family homes. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 21 68-2 (1984) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to a supplemental appropriation to the Texas Department of Human Resources to provide medical assistance coverage for pregnant women and medically needy children. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 29 68-2 (1984) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to supplemental appropriations to the Texas Department of Human Resources to maintain current staff levels for determining income assistance eligibility and for assistance payments under Aid to Families with Dependent Children program. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SCR 21 68-2 (1984) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Barton, Erwin
Authorizing the Texas Department of Human Resources to exercise its authority to transfer funds by transferring any lapsed funds from appropriations made for the biennium beginning September 1, 1983. House: Appropriations
Senate: Health & Human Services
Signed by the Governor
HB 462 67-0 (1981) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to the extent to which the Administrative Procedure and Texas Register Act applies to the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: State Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 592 67-0 (1981) Author: Nabers, Lynn Relating to political activity of officers and employees of the Department of Human Resources. House: Human Services Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
HB 1017 67-0 (1981) Author: Lee, El Franco
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to supervision by the Texas Department of Human Resources of federal matching fund programs that provide certain kinds of public assistance. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 1297 67-0 (1981) Author: Denton, Betty
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Amending the Family Code to conform with the name change of the State Department of Public Welfare to the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
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HB 1938 67-0 (1981) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to enhanced penalties for offenses against the employees of the Department of Human Resources who are engaged in performing duties for the department. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HCR 16 67-0 (1981) Author: Wilson, Ron Directing the Department of Human Resources to study the social and health problems relating to obesity. House: Human Services Committee laid on table subject to call
HCR 88 67-0 (1981) Author: Hill, Gerald Granting Associated Memorial Homes of the Greenbelt, Inc. permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HCR 146 67-0 (1981) Author: Benedict, Jerry L.
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Granting Bay Area Psychiatry Associates permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 208 67-0 (1981) Author: Washington, Craig
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Requesting Department of Human Resources to study feasibility to respite care for families under stress. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
HCR 209 67-0 (1981) Author: Washington, Craig
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Directing the Department of Human Resources to monitor closely hard-to-place children in its care. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
HCR 210 67-0 (1981) Author: Washington, Craig
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Directing Department of Human Resources to continue full assistance to private adoption agencies. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 79 67-0 (1981) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the purchase of certain insurance for or reimbursement of certain Texas Department of Human Resources employees and volunteers. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Committee on Economic Development
SB 189 67-0 (1981) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Nabers, Lynn
Relating to political activity of officers and employees of the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Human Services
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 213 67-0 (1981) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to obtaining information for the administration of human resources programs. Senate: Human Resources Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 300 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the extent to which the Administrative Procedure and Texas Register Act applies to the Texas Department of Human Resources. Senate: State Affairs Postponed
SCR 34 67-0 (1981) Author: Traeger, John
Sponsor: Reynolds, Jay H.
Granting Asa G. Fuller III permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SCR 67 67-0 (1981) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Granting Associated Memorial Homes of the Greenbelt, Inc. permission to sue the State of Texas. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SCR 110 67-0 (1981) Author: Truan, Carlos Granting Jose R. Villarreal permission to sue the State of Texas and the Department of Human Resources. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SCR 118 67-0 (1981) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Granting the Austin Travis County MH-MR Center permission to sue the State. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SCR 123 67-0 (1981) Author: Truan, Carlos Granting Gwendolyn P. Johnson permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SCR 124 67-0 (1981) Author: Truan, Carlos Granting Estefana S. Peters permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SCR 139 67-0 (1981) Author: Wilson, John
Sponsor: Sharp, John
Expressing appreciation to the Texas Academy of Family Physicians, the Medical Association, the Texas Department of Human Resources, and the participating physicians of the Texas Academy of Family physicians. Signed by the Governor
HCR 26 67-1 (1981) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Granting Estefana S. Peters permission to sue the State of Texas. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HCR 27 67-1 (1981) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Granting Jose R. Villarreal permission to sue the State of Texas. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HCR 28 67-1 (1981) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Granting Gwendolyn P. Johnson permission to sue the State of Texas. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SCR 4 67-1 (1981) Author: Truan, Carlos Granting Jose R. Villarreal permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration, Special
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SCR 5 67-1 (1981) Author: Truan, Carlos Granting Gwendolyn P. Johnson permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration, Special
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SCR 6 67-1 (1981) Author: Truan, Carlos Granting Estefana S. Peters permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration, Special
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SCR 26 67-1 (1981) Author: Wilson, John
Sponsor: Sharp, John
Expressing appreciation to the Texas Academy of Family Physicians, Texas Medical Association, Texas Department of Human Resources, James R. Sawyers, M.D., and Nurse Vera Taylor. House: Rules Signed by the Governor
SCR 10 67-2 (1982) Author: Uribe, Hector
Sponsor: Garcia, A. C. "Tony"
Granting Maria Sepulveda permission to sue the state. Senate: Administration, Special Signed by the Governor
SCR 1 67-3 (1982) Author: Brooks, Chet That the Texas Department of Human Resources continue to prioritize and administer the Low Income Energy Assistance Program Block Grant. House: Human Services Referred to Committee on Human Services
HB 199 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to authorizing the Texas Department of Human Resources to establish pilot day-care programs for certain children; making an appropriation. House: Human Services Referred to subcommittee
HB 335 66-0 (1979) Author: Head, Fred Making a supplemental appropriation to the Texas Department of Human Resources. House: Appropriations Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 832 66-0 (1979) Author: Reyes, Ben T.
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to supervision of political subdivisions participating in federal matching fund and reimbursement programs that provide certain kinds of public assistance. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 1711 66-0 (1979) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Relating to the authority of the Department of Human Resources to conduct demonstration projects providing medical assistance to certain medically needy persons; requiring the deposit of certain funds from counties, cities or hospital districts which participate in such projects and providing for their use; providing for the cooperation of the Department of Human Resources and the federal government in defining the eligibility for the scope of services under such projects; providing for a report to the legislature describing such demonstration projects; and declaring an emergency. House: Human Services Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 1831 66-0 (1979) Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to representation of the Texas Department of Human Resources in certain judicial proceedings. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
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HCR 1 66-0 (1979) Author: Head, Fred Requesting the Department of Human Resources to make payments to rural health clinics for health care services as required under P.L. 95-210 effective July 1, 1978. House: Health Services Referred to Committee on Health Services
HCR 18 66-0 (1979) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to granting Grace Nunez permission to sue the state. House: Judiciary Reported from committee favorably with substitute
HCR 103 66-0 (1979) Author: Wallace III, Ralph
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Requesting the Department of Human Resources to evaluate its sevices for sexually abused children. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
HCR 189 66-0 (1979) Author: Bode, Mary Jane
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Granting permission to sue the state. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 190 66-0 (1979) Author: Bode, Mary Jane
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Granting permission to sue the state. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 200 66-0 (1979) Author: Massey, Tom
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Granting Dolores permission to sue the state. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SB 270 66-0 (1979) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Coleman, Ronald
Relating to periodic review of placements of children under the care, custody, or conservatorship of the Texas Department of Human Resources and to disposition of the child or children. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 898 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Nabers, Lynn
Relating to representation of the Texas Department of Human Resources in certain judicial proceedings. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
Withdrawn from calendar
SCR 15 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Criss, Lloyd
Grance Nunez permission to sue the State of Texas. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SCR 25 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Ezzell, Michael H.
Resolved, That the 66th Legislature request the Department of Human Resources to make payments to rural health clinics for health care services legally provided by them to Medicaid recipients as required under P.L. 95-210. House: Appropriations
Senate: Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 87 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Ezzell, Michael H.
Resolved that the 66th Legislature hereby request the Texas Department of Human Resources and the Texas Department of Health to conduct a joint study, with consumerl input, of nursing staff manpower pools to determine their impact or available manpower and their effect on the cost of health care delivery. House: Health Services
Senate: Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
HB 1746 65-0 (1977) Author: Ezzell, Michael H. Relating to consolidation of the State Department of Public Welfare, the Texas Youth Council, and the Governor's Committee on Aging. House: Health & Welfare Reported from subcommittee with substitute
SB 320 65-0 (1977) Author: Truan, Carlos Changing the name of the State Department of Public Welfare to the Department of Human Resources; providing for the appointment of a director of the department; transferring all powers and duties of the State Board of Public welfare and the Commissioner of Public Welfare to the director of the Department of Human Resources and abolishing the board and office of commissioner. Senate: Human Resources Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 555 65-0 (1977) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to consolidation of the State Department of Public Welfare, the Texas Youth Council, and the Governor's Committee on Aging. Senate: Human Resources Reported from committee favorably
HB 2213 64-0 (1975) Author: Leland, Mickey Relating to the name of the State Department of Public Welfare. House: Health & Welfare Referred to Committee on Health and Welfare
SB 1077 64-0 (1975) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
Sponsor: Leland, Mickey
Relating to the name of the State Department of Public Welfare. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: State Affairs
Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 818 63-0 (1973) Author: Sutton, G.J. Relating to the establishment of the Department of Human Resources and providing for its governance by the Board of Human Resources; abolishing certain governing boards of state agencies and transferring their functions to the Board of Human Resources. House: Human Resources Referred to subcommittee
HB 1095 63-0 (1973) Author: Truan, Carlos Changing the name of the State Department of Public Welfare to the Department of Human Resources; providing for the appointment of a director of the department; transferring all powers and duties of the State Board of Public Welfare and the Commissioner of Public Welfare to the director of the Department of Human Resources and abolishing the board and the office of commissioner. House: Human Resources Reported favorably
SB 305 62-0 (1971) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to the reorganization of the State Department of Public Welfare under the name of State Department of Human Resources and creating the Advisory Board on Human Resources.

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