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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 54 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools.
  Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 179 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the employment of certified school counselors by school districts.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 353 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the assignment of certain behavioral health professionals to certain public schools.
  Author: Bernal, Diego
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 442 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain professions, including the online publication of home addresses of certain occupational license holders.
  Author: Martinez, Armando
  Sponsor: Taylor, Van
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
HB 2502 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the definition of "non-physician mental health professional" for purposes of the Texas Mental Health Code.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 2898 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council and to the continuation and transfer of the regulation of sex offender treatment providers, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, chemical dependency counselors, and social workers to the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council; providing civil and administrative penalties; authorizing a fee.
  Author: Gonzales, Larry
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3317 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of counseling services by certain providers under Medicaid and reimbursement for those services.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3408 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to required suicide prevention training for certain health care practitioners.
  Author: Thierry, Shawn
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3853 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the availability of certain behavioral health professionals at certain public schools.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3856 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of the conduct of certain counseling professions.
  Author: Rinaldi, Matt | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 311 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council and to the continuation and transfer of the regulation of sex offender treatment providers, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, chemical dependency counselors, and social workers to the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council; providing civil and administrative penalties; authorizing a fee.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 490 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to school counselors in public schools.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Sponsor: Huberty, Dan | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 777 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the availability of school counselors at public middle, junior high, and high school campuses.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 1022 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of the licensing and regulation of certain counseling professions to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
  Author: Nelson, Jane
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 2096 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of the conduct of certain counseling professions.
  Author: Hall, Bob
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

85th 1st Called Session, 2017
SB 114 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council and to the continuation and transfer of the regulation of sex offender treatment providers, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, chemical dependency counselors, and social workers to the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council; providing civil and administrative penalties; authorizing a fee.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Co-author authorized

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 18 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to measures to support public school student academic achievement and high school, college, and career preparation.
  Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 313 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to employment of certified school counselors by school districts.
  Author: González, Mary
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 357 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the responsibilities of public school counselors.
  Author: González, Mary
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 1241 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to student loan repayment assistance for certain mental health professionals.
  Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 1434 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the assignment of certain behavioral health professionals and school counselors to a public school campus.
  Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1773 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a task force to examine the effectiveness of school counseling programs in public schools.
  Author: González, Mary
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 2434 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to student loan repayment assistance for certain mental health professionals.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3999 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain persons from licensure as a professional counselor or social worker.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 239 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to student loan repayment assistance for certain mental health professionals.
  Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
  Sponsor: Zerwas, John | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 280 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of public school counselors' work time.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 282 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the employment of certified counselors by school districts.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 908 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the assessment of an elderly or disabled person's psychological status for purposes of an emergency order authorizing protective services.
  Author: Nevárez, Poncho
  Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 920 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the qualifications for counselors for battering intervention and prevention programs in certain counties.
  Author: Gonzalez, Naomi
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 1720 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the duties and number of certified counselors in public schools.
  Author: Workman, Paul
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 3635 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the assignment of a licensed psychologist or professional counselor to a public school campus.
  Author: McClendon, Ruth
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 3809 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to counselors employed by school districts, including the use of consistent terminology in the Education Code to refer to school counselors and a license requirement for licensed professional counselors employed by school districts.
  Author: Farney, Marsha
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
SB 713 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the employment of certified counselors by school districts.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 715 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to counselors employed by school districts, including the use of consistent terminology in the Education Code to refer to school counselors and a license requirement for licensed professional counselors employed by school districts.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Farney, Marsha
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 716 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of public school counselors' work time.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
SB 913 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the reexamination of an applicant for a professional counselor license.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 925 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a license requirement for licensed professional counselors employed by school districts.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 284 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of public school counselors' work time.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 285 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the employment of certified counselors by school districts.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 3146 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to consent for treatment for chemical dependency in a treatment facility and required training for the facility's intake personnel.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1448 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to consent for treatment for chemical dependency in a treatment facility and required training for the facility's intake personnel.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 4385 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prosecution and punishment of fraud upon certain practitioners; creating an offense and providing criminal penalties.
  Author: Vaught, Allen | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2133 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to license renewal requirements for licensed professional counselors.
  Author: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services

70th Regular Session, 1987
SB 1433 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the inclusion of certain professional counselors' services in health insurance coverage.
  Author: Uribe, Hector
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services

69th Regular Session, 1985
HB 1915 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to insurance coverage for the services of certain professional counselors.
  Author: Rudd, Jim
  Committees: Insurance
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
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