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142 result(s)   [  Session(s): all  Chamber =  Both  Bill Type = all    Subjects =  PARENTAL RIGHTS ]

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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 298 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a parent's right to view the body of a deceased child before an autopsy is performed.
  Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
  Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1766 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to involuntary termination of parental rights based on sexual assault of the child's other parent and the child support obligations of the parent whose rights were terminated.
  Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1812 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to involuntary termination of parental rights based on sexual assault of the child's other parent.
  Author: Dale, Tony | et. al.
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 3599 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to parental rights and information regarding certain intervention strategies used with public school students.
  Author: Huberty, Dan
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
SB 77 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to involuntary termination of parental rights based on sexual assault of the child's other parent and the child support obligations of the parent whose rights were terminated.
  Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
  Sponsor: Alvarado, Carol
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 239 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a parent's right to view the body of a deceased child before an autopsy is performed.
  Author: Campbell, Donna
  Sponsor: Larson, Lyle
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 242 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the right of a child's parent to public school records and information concerning the child.
  Author: Burton, Konni
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 1153 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to parental rights and information regarding certain intervention strategies used with public school students.
  Author: Menéndez, José | et. al.
  Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1553 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain requirements imposed on a sex offender who enters the premises of a school and to the refusal of entry to or ejection from school district property.
  Author: Menéndez, José | et. al.
  Sponsor: Bernal, Diego
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
SCR 2 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification the Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
  Author: Hall, Bob
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 1500 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain temporary orders in a suit for modification of an order in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3487 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to operation of open-enrollment charter schools, including parental rights, applicability of certain laws, and admission policy.
  Author: King, Ken
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HCR 36 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification the Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
  Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Received from the House
SB 819 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain temporary orders in a suit for modification of an order in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SCR 6 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification the Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
  Author: Hall, Bob | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Co-author authorized

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 1369 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the ability of a nonexempt employee to participate in certain academic, extracurricular, and developmental activities of the employee's child.
  Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 38 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification the Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
  Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
  Committees: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1895 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the ability of a nonexempt employee to participate in certain academic, extracurricular, and developmental activities of the employee's child.
  Author: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 435 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to suits affecting the parent-child relationship that involve an alleged father who has not registered with the paternity registry.
  Author: Parker, Tan
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1623 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain information regarding paternity required to be provided to certain pregnant women and mothers of newborns.
  Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 1827 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the ability of a nonexempt employee to participate in certain academic, extracurricular, and developmental activities of the employee's child.
  Author: McClendon, Ruth
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2367 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of an advisory panel to study certain parental rights relating to possession of or access to the parent's child.
  Author: Parker, Tan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2554 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to possession of or access to a child in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.
  Author: Brown, Fred
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HCR 60 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification the Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
  Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
  Committees: State Sovereignty, Select | State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 494 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to involuntary termination of parental rights based on attempted murder or solicitation of murder of the child's other parent.
  Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1482 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of assault with bodily fluids, the prosecution and punishment of that offense, and the consequences of a conviction for that offense.
  Author: Pitts, Jim
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1800 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an agreement regarding the respective responsibilities of a parent, student, and classroom teacher in certain school districts.
  Author: Bohac, Dwayne
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1940 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an agreement authorizing a non-parent relative of a child to make certain decisions regarding the child; providing a penalty.
  Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2703 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to classification of a prekindergarten or kindergarten student who is retained at the request of the student's parent.
  Author: Olivo, Dora
  Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 231 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the adoption of a child who has an adjudicated, presumed, or acknowledged father.
  Author: West, Royce
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 233 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the time limitation for certain proceedings to adjudicate paternity.
  Author: West, Royce
  Sponsor: Leibowitz, David
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 466 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to excluding a child from the immunization registry.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1489 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to optional dispute resolution methods for school districts and parents of students seeking or receiving special education services.
  Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
  Sponsor: Allen, Alma
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1598 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an agreement authorizing a nonparent relative of a child to make certain decisions regarding the child; providing a penalty.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Sponsor: Herrero, Abel
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1838 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to involuntary termination of parental rights based on attempted murder or solicitation of murder of the child's other parent.
  Author: Patrick, Dan
  Sponsor: Zerwas, John
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
SB 2431 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to excellence exemptions available to school districts.
  Author: Davis, Wendy
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 314 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the classroom placement of multiple birth siblings in public schools.
  Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
  Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 443 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the consent to and annulment of certain marriages.
  Author: Phillips, Larry
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 554 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to parenting plans and parenting coordinators in suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
  Author: Phillips, Larry
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 555 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of parenting plans and parenting coordinators in suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
  Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
  Sponsor: Harris, Chris
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
HB 568 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the requirements for an affidavit of voluntary relinquishment of parental rights and to the inheritance rights of certain parents.
  Author: Puente, Robert
  Sponsor: Harris, Chris
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1747 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the termination of parental rights with regard to certain abandoned children.
  Author: Morrison, Geanie
  Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1895 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the immunization registry.
  Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 1896 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to information submitted to and maintained in the immunization registry.
  Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3362 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to parental rights in public education.
  Author: Zedler, Bill
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 3965 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to duties of a parent in the parent-child relationship to report, creating an offense and providing a penalty and other family law matters.
  Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Meeting cancelled
HB 3997 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Uniform Parentage Act, termination of parental rights, and matters relating to determination of paternity.
  Author: Puente, Robert
  Sponsor: Harris, Chris
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
SB 403 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the classroom placement of multiple birth siblings in public schools.
  Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
SB 432 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the consent to and annulment of certain marriages.
  Author: Harris, Chris
  Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1367 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of parenting plans and parenting coordinators in suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
  Author: Harris, Chris
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
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