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HB 1542, 85th Regular Session
Relating to the definition of the least restrictive environment for the placement of children in foster care.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/17

Author: Four Price
Joint Author: John Frullo | Ramon Romero | Diego Bernal | Stephanie Klick
Coauthor: Charles "Doc" Anderson | Rodney Anderson | Briscoe Cain | Giovanni Capriglione | Drew Darby | Mark Keough | Phil King | Stan Lambert | Will Metcalf | Rick Miller | Jim Murphy | Tom Oliverson | Kevin Roberts | Scott Sanford | Leighton Schubert | Matt Shaheen | Ron Simmons | Valoree Swanson | James White | Terry M. Wilson | Bill Zedler
Sponsor: Brian Birdwell
CoSponsor: Konni Burton

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2017, 85th R.S.,ch. 1022, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation

Companion:

SB 907 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (TLC)
Committee Report (TLC)
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (House Research Organization)

Subjects:
FAMILY & PROTECTIVE SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF
Family--Child Protection
FOSTER CARE

House Committee: Human Services (Richard Peña Raymond, James Frank, Mark Keough, Stephanie Klick, Rick Miller, Ina Minjarez, Toni Rose, Valoree Swanson, Gene Wu)
Senate Committee: Health & Human Services (Charles Schwertner, Dawn Buckingham, Konni Burton, Lois Kolkhorst, Borris Miles, Charles Perry, Van Taylor, Carlos Uresti, Kirk Watson)

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