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TXHB1372PassRelating to information included in the curriculum of each driver education course and driving safety course.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB1407PassRelating to the establishment of the emergency medical services assistance program.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB1500VetoRelating to the public school accountability system.
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2017-06-15
Vetoed by the Governor
TXHB1508PassRelating to notice to applicants to and enrollees in certain educational programs regarding the consequences of a criminal conviction on eligibility for an occupational license.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB1545PassRelating to the acceptance of certain high school courses to satisfy part of the training required to obtain a peace officer license.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB1556PassRelating to the appointment of foster parents and other qualified persons to serve as educational decision-makers for certain children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB1553PassRelating to permitting a school district that has failed to satisfy performance standards to partner with an institution of higher education to improve district performance.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB1569PassRelating to the disclosure to public schools of certain records of students placed in residential facilities.
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2017-06-15
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TXSB754PassRelating to the extension and modification of a public school district depository contract.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB1593PassRelating to the engagement strategies included in a school district's family engagement plan.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB1886PassRelating to dyslexia screening and testing in public schools, the employment of dyslexia specialists by regional education service centers, the development of a list of training opportunities for educators regarding dyslexia, and transition planning ...
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2017-06-15
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TXHB1934PassRelating to temporary certification of an educator from outside the state who is the spouse of an active duty military service member.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB1935PassRelating to the carrying of certain knives; creating a criminal offense.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB1956PassRelating to the operation of certain off-highway vehicles.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB2039PassRelating to creating an early childhood certification to teach students in prekindergarten through grade three.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB2223PassRelating to developmental coursework offered by public institutions of higher education under the Texas Success Initiative.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB2285PassRelating to the establishment of the Texas Institute for Coastal Prairie Research and Education at the University of Houston.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB2369PassRelating to municipal fees charged to public school districts for water and sewer service.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB2413PassRelating to certain identifying information regarding career school or college students.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB2442PassRelating to the minutes of operation required for public school districts, charter schools, and other education programs and to calculating the average daily attendance for certain education programs.
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2017-06-15
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TXSB1119PassRelating to an annual report on employment positions provided through the Texas college work-study program.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB2819PassRelating to the establishment of an advisory committee for the TexNet seismic monitoring program.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB2880EnrollRelating to the criminal punishment for the threatened exhibition or use of a firearm in or on school property or on a school bus.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB3075PassRelating to excluding certain students from the computation of dropout and completion rates for purposes of public school accountability.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB3083PassRelating to repayment of certain mental health professional education loans.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB3130PassRelating to the establishment of an educational and vocational training pilot program for certain state jail felony defendants.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXSB1404PassRelating to requiring school districts and open-enrollment charter schools to report certain information regarding expanded learning opportunities.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB3270PassRelating to criminal background checks for persons employed by certain public school contractors.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHCR102PassExpressing support for prioritizing a substantial increase in funding for graduate medical education before authorizing the creation and support of additional medical schools.
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2017-06-15
Signed by the Governor
TXHB3349PassRelating to creating an abbreviated certification program and probationary and standard certificates for trade and industrial workforce training.
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2017-06-15
See remarks for effective date
TXSB1553PassRelating 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.
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2017-06-15
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TXSB1566PassRelating to certain powers and duties of the board of trustees of an independent school district and the governing body of an open-enrollment charter school and to abolishing certain county boards of education, boards of county school trustees, and o...
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2017-06-15
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TXSB1664PassRelating to contributions to, benefits from, membership in, and the administration of systems and programs administered by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB3632PassRelating to notice of an extension of the timeline for a parent to request a special education impartial due process hearing in certain circumstances.
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2017-06-15
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TXSB1743VetoRelating to transferring the Office for the Prevention of Developmental Disabilities to The University of Texas at Austin and renaming the office the Office for Healthy Children.
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2017-06-15
Vetoed by the Governor
TXHB22PassRelating to public school accountability.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB3706PassRelating to certain alternative education programs designed to address workforce development needs for at-risk students.
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2017-06-15
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TXSB1799PassRelating to the student loan default prevention and financial aid literacy pilot program.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB3808PassRelating to student loan repayment assistance for certain mental health professionals and to the conduct that constitutes the practice of psychology.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXSB1781PassRelating to the regulation of certain educational institutions by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; providing administrative penalties.
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2017-06-15
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TXSB1813PassRelating to the adoption of common admission application forms for institutions of higher education.
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2017-06-15
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TXSB1782PassRelating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for returning adult students at public institutions of higher education and to the tuition rate that may be charged to those students for certain excessive undergr...
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2017-06-15
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TXSB1784PassRelating to open-source instructional material for public schools.
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2017-06-15
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TXHB3593PassRelating to instruction in career and technology education provided by public schools, including instruction in technology applications, cybersecurity, and computer coding, and to consideration of completed practicums and internships in school accoun...
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2017-06-15
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TXHB3675PassRelating to the provision of eye health care by certain professionals and institutions as providers in the Medicaid managed care program.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXSB1843PassRelating to providing an opportunity for public high school students in grades 10 through 12 to take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery test or an alternative vocational aptitude test.
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2017-06-15
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TXSB1873PassRelating to a report regarding certain health and safety information prepared by the Texas Education Agency.
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2017-06-15
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TXSB1882PassRelating to a school district contract to partner with an open-enrollment charter school to operate a district campus.
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2017-06-15
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