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TXHB475IntroRelating to information for foster children who are pregnant or minor parents.
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2018-12-06
Filed
TXHB474IntroRelating to a Department of Family and Protective Services plan to address the substitute care capacity needs in certain department regions.
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2018-12-06
Filed
TXHB473IntroRelating to the Department of Family and Protective Services reporting certain information regarding youth in the managing conservatorship of the department who are pregnant or who are parents.
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2018-12-06
Filed
TXHB323IntroRelating to an exemption for a foster child from the payment of a fee for the issuance of a personal identification certificate.
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2018-11-13
Filed
TXHB53IntroRelating to the transitional living services program for certain youth in foster care.
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2018-11-12
Filed
TXHB45IntroRelating to creating a mentor program for foster youth.
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2018-11-12
Filed
TXSB115IntroRelating to the requirements for the issuance of identification documentation for foster care youth.
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2018-11-12
Filed
TXHB180IntroRelating to a waiver of fees for foster care and homeless youth for driver's licenses and personal identification certificates.
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2018-11-12
Filed
TXSB98IntroRelating to the eligibility of a relative or other designated caregiver of a foster child for monetary assistance.
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2018-11-12
Filed
TXSB100IntroRelating 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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2018-11-12
Filed
TXHB99IntroRelating to measures to assist students enrolled at public institutions of higher education who are homeless or who were formerly in foster care.
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2018-11-12
Filed
TXHB123IntroRelating to the issuance of personal identification documents for foster children, homeless children or youth, and unaccompanied youth.
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2018-11-12
Filed
TXHB153IntroRelating to the issuance of personal identification documents for foster children, homeless children or youth, and unaccompanied youth.
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2017-07-20
To House Human Services Committee
TXHB1542PassRelating to the definition of the least restrictive environment for the placement of children in foster care.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB1549PassRelating to the provision of services by the Department of Family and Protective Services, including child protective services and prevention and early intervention services.
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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
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB1608PassRelating to creating a pilot program to provide summer internships for foster youth.
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2017-06-15
Effective immediately
TXHB3338PassRelating to the issuance of identification documentation for foster care youth.
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2017-06-15
Effective immediately
TXHB3859PassRelating to protection of the rights of conscience for child welfare services providers.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
TXSB213PassRelating to the office of ombudsman for the Department of Family and Protective Services.
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2017-06-15
See remarks for effective date
TXSB1123PassRelating to conditions on the receipt of tuition and fee exemptions at public institutions of higher education for adopted students formerly in foster or other residential care.
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2017-06-12
Effective immediately
TXHB2537PassRelating to requiring public schools to provide information to certain students on the availability of financial assistance for postsecondary education.
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2017-06-09
Effective immediately
TXHB928PassRelating to assisting certain children who are in foster care in the process of applying to institutions of higher education.
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2017-06-01
Effective immediately
TXHB1410PassRelating to the ability of foster parents to intervene in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
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2017-06-01
Effective on 9/1/17
TXSB1220PassRelating to ensuring continuity of education and access to higher education, career information, and skills certification for foster care youth and former foster care youth.
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2017-06-01
Effective immediately
TXSB11PassRelating to the provision of child protective services and other health and human services by certain state agencies or under contract with a state agency, including foster care, child protective, relative and kinship caregiver support, prevention an...
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2017-05-31
See remarks for effective date
TXSB78PassRelating to the disposition of state surplus or salvage data processing equipment by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
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2017-05-29
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB932PassRelating to the collection of information concerning the number of juvenile offenders committed to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department who have been in foster care.
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2017-05-29
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB88PassRelating to an unlawful employment practice by an employer whose leave policy does not permit an employee to use leave to care for the employee's foster child.
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2017-05-26
Effective on 9/1/17
TXHB1640EngrossRelating to ensuring continuity of education for homeless children and foster care youth and access to higher education, career information, and skills certification for foster care youth and former foster care youth.
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2017-05-22
To Senate Education Committee
TXSB1208EngrossRelating to the licensing of certain facilities, homes, and agencies that provide child-care services.
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2017-05-19
Committee report sent to Calendars
TXSB1881IntroRelating 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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2017-05-18
Not again placed on intent calendar
TXHB39EngrossRelating to the provision of child protective services and other health and human services by certain state agencies; authorizing a fee.
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2017-05-17
To Senate Health & Human Services Committee
TXHB2331IntroRelating to a pilot program to increase the financial independence of foster children who are transitioning to independent living.
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2017-05-12
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
TXHB3561IntroRelating to assistance for foster children, homeless children or youth, and unaccompanied youth.
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2017-05-12
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
TXHB6IntroRelating to the administration of services provided by the Department of Family and Protective Services, including foster care, child protective services, and prevention and early intervention services.
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2017-05-11
Postponed
TXHB3555IntroRelating to an innovation grant program for community faith-based programs that collaborate with the Department of Family and Protective Services to improve foster care.
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2017-05-11
Transferred to Calendars Committee
TXHB3935IntroRelating to licensing and reimbursing certain foster group homes that provide services to victims of sex trafficking.
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2017-05-11
Placed on General State Calendar
TXHB3109IntroRelating to the appointment of a guardian ad litem or an attorney ad litem for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
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2017-05-10
Placed on General State Calendar
TXHB862IntroRelating to a waiver of fees for foster care and homeless youth for driver's licenses and personal identification certificates.
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2017-05-09
Committee report sent to Calendars
TXHB3559IntroRelating to reimbursement of foster parents and certain former foster children for expenses related to obtaining or renewing a driver's license and obtaining insurance.
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2017-05-06
Committee report sent to Calendars
TXSB907EngrossRelating to the definition of the least restrictive environment for the placement of children in foster care.
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2017-05-05
To House Human Services Committee
TXSB1857EngrossRelating to the exchange of certain information between the Department of Family and Protective Services or certain foster care services contractors and a state or local juvenile justice agency.
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2017-05-05
To House Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee
TXHB1671IntroRelating to child support funds recovered by the Title IV-D agency on behalf of a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
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2017-05-01
No action taken in committee
TXHB2330IntroRelating to information and services for foster children who are pregnant or minor parents.
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2017-05-01
Committee report sent to Calendars
TXHB3552IntroRelating to the foster care payment rate for certain foster parents and the reimbursement of certain expenses for the foster parent; creating a criminal offense.
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2017-04-24
To House Human Services Committee
TXHB3750IntroRelating to a pilot program to recruit young adults as foster parents.
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2017-04-03
To House Human Services Committee
TXHB4093IntroRelating to the licensing of certain facilities, homes, and agencies that provide child-care services.
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2017-04-03
To House Human Services Committee
TXHB4083IntroRelating to trauma screening for certain children and trauma-informed care training for certain providers participating in the Medicaid managed care program.
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2017-04-03
To House Human Services Committee
TXHB3936IntroRelating to monetary assistance by the Department of Family and Protective Services provided to foster parents and relative or designated caregivers for day-care services.
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2017-04-03
To House Human Services Committee
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