HBA-LJP H.B. 1881 77(R) BILL ANALYSIS Office of House Bill AnalysisH.B. 1881 By: Hilderbran Juvenile Justice & Family Issues 3/18/2001 Introduced BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE A county's juvenile board oversees the operations of the juvenile justice system within that county. The 76th Legislature created a county court in Kendall County to help with the increasing case load and the county court's jurisdiction includes juvenile cases. Membership on the board usually includes all of the county's district court judges, the county judge and the judges of the county's statutory courts. House Bill 1881 includes the judge of the county court at law on the juvenile board of Kendall County. RULEMAKING AUTHORITY It is the opinion of the Office of House Bill Analysis that this bill does not expressly delegate any additional rulemaking authority to a state officer, department, agency, or institution. ANALYSIS House Bill 1881 amends the Human Resources Code to include the judge of the county court at law on the juvenile board of Kendall County. EFFECTIVE DATE September 1, 2001.