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HB 72 85-0 (2017) Author: Keough, Mark Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 81 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al. Relating to the civil and criminal penalties for possession of certain small amounts of marihuana and an exception to prosecution for possession of associated drug paraphernalia; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 211 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the participation of students under the supervision of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department in University Interscholastic League sponsored activities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 677 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the sealing of records of certain juveniles placed on determinate sentence probation. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 678 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene
Sponsor: Miles, Borris
Relating to the procedure for the entering of a plea or a stipulation of evidence by a child subject to a determinate sentence. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 679 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to prohibiting the use of a mechanical or physical restraint on a child during a judicial proceeding in the juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1204 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce | et. al.
Relating to the provision of services as an alternative to adjudication for certain children who engage in conduct in need of supervision or delinquent conduct and to a study on certain juvenile justice issues. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1274 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al. Relating to the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1935 85-0 (2017) Author: Frullo, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the carrying of certain knives; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2863 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James Relating to confidentiality, sharing, sealing, and destruction of juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3075 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to excluding certain students from the computation of dropout and completion rates for purposes of public school accountability. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3325 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to a prohibition on placing juveniles in privately owned places of detention. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 3594 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to procedures related to juvenile justice proceedings; increasing the punishment for certain delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Posting rule suspended
SB 170 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to a civil action to collect a civil penalty for possession of certain small amounts of marihuana and an exception to prosecution for possession of associated drug paraphernalia. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 556 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 727 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to excluding certain students from the computation of dropout and completion rates for purposes of public school accountability. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 857 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1177 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Koop, Linda
Relating to requirements for charter schools established for the benefit of certain juvenile offenders. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1304 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: White, James
Relating to confidentiality, sharing, sealing, and destruction of juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1355 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to the calculation of absences for truancy purposes and to attendance at truancy court adjudication hearings by certain parents. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1977 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al. Relating to the authority of the independent ombudsman for the Texas Juvenile Justice Department to investigate and evaluate certain juvenile facilities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 334 85-1 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the civil and criminal penalties for possession of certain small amounts of marihuana and an exception to prosecution for possession of associated drug paraphernalia; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 93 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to the repeal of the offenses of failure to attend school and parent contributing to nonattendance. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 107 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to the fine imposed on a student convicted of truancy. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 110 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to the punishment by confinement for contempt of court for failure to obey a court order related to truancy. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 297 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the establishment of progressive sanctions for students who fail to attend school and to the repeal of the offenses of failure to attend school and parent contributing to nonattendance. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 332 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to the authority of a prosecutor in a juvenile case to appeal certain judicial decisions. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 378 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to the establishment of progressive sanctions for students who fail to attend school and to the repeal of the offenses of failure to attend school and parent contributing to nonattendance. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 379 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to the failure to attend school for part of a day. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 556 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to juvenile probation fees and court costs imposed by a juvenile court; increasing fees. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues No action taken in committee
HB 697 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to the waiver of fines, fees, and court costs imposed on a student convicted of truancy. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 725 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to the appeal of waiver of jurisdiction and transfer to criminal court in juvenile cases. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1359 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to procedures involving truancy and other fine-only misdemeanors committed by children. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1365 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to procedures involving truancy and other fine-only misdemeanors committed by children. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1490 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Relating to public school interventions for truancy and eliminating a criminal penalty and authorizing a civil penalty for truancy. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 1507 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to a report to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department concerning restorative justice programs for juvenile offenders in certain counties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1564 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to the establishment of judicial donation trust funds to assist needy children and families appearing before justice and municipal courts. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1571 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to notice of the right to employ counsel in truancy proceedings. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1594 84-0 (2015) Author: Murr, Andrew Relating to increasing the punishment for contempt of court by certain juveniles in a justice or municipal court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1753 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to dismissal of charges of failure to attend school or parent contributing to nonattendance. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2268 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to expunction of convictions and records in failure to attend school cases. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2372 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to training requirements for juvenile correctional officers employed by the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2395 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the testing of a juvenile for a sexually transmitted disease or human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) following the filing of a petition and a finding of probable cause that the juvenile has engaged in certain delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2398 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Relating to court jurisdiction and procedures relating to truancy; establishing judicial donation trust funds; providing criminal penalties; imposing a court cost. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2616 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to procedures related to juvenile justice proceedings; increasing the punishment for certain delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2632 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to removing a criminal penalty and authorizing a civil penalty for truancy. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2793 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to detention of juveniles accused only of running away from home. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2821 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis Relating to court jurisdiction and procedures for truancy. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2934 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to prohibiting the use of a mechanical or physical restraint on a child during a judicial proceeding in the juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2945 84-0 (2015) Author: Alonzo, Roberto
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the use of the juvenile case manager fund. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2992 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the functions of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3184 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3252 84-0 (2015) Author: Landgraf, Brooks Relating to the dismissal of a misdemeanor charge. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 3830 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the participation of students under the supervision of the Texas Department of Juvenile Justice in University Interscholastic League athletic activities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3852 84-0 (2015) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to contempt of court committed by certain juvenile offenders and the detention of certain juvenile offenders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
HCR 147 84-0 (2015) Author: Keough, Mark
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 3184. Signed by the Governor
SB 106 84-0 (2015) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al. Relating to court jurisdiction and procedures relating to truancy; providing criminal penalties; imposing a court cost. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 285 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to court jurisdiction and procedures for truancy. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 560 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to procedures involving truancy and other fine-only misdemeanors committed by children. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 888 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to the appeal of waiver of jurisdiction and transfer to criminal court in juvenile cases. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 943 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to contempt of court committed by certain juvenile offenders and the detention of certain juvenile offenders. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1170 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to excluding certain students from the computation of dropout and completion rates for purposes of public school accountability. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1401 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the creation of an advisory committee to examine and recommend a plan to increase the minimum age of juvenile jurisdiction. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1630 84-0 (2015) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Relating to the commitment of juveniles in post-adjudication secure correctional facilities operated by the Texas Juvenile Justice Department and by local probation departments. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1705 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the testing of a juvenile for a sexually transmitted disease or human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) following the filing of a petition and a finding of probable cause that the juvenile has engaged in certain delinquent conduct. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1925 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to the dedication of revenue received from certain court costs to the truancy prevention and diversion fund. House: Appropriations
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 144 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to a mental examination of a child subject to the juvenile justice system. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1318 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Relating to the appointment of counsel to represent certain youths and indigent defendants. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
See remarks for effective date
HB 1566 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to testing of a juvenile for a sexually transmitted disease or human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) upon the filing of a petition alleging delinquent conduct. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1567 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the presentation of a statement by certain persons at the conclusion of a juvenile disposition hearing. House: Corrections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2239 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to evaluating the adequacy of education provided to children in county jails. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2399 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to a study of the feasibility and desirability of certain changes to the juvenile justice system. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 2400 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to children who engage in certain conduct indicating a need for supervision and the provision of services to those children and their families. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2520 83-0 (2013) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to increasing the costs of court and juvenile probation fees imposed by a juvenile court. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 2854 83-0 (2013) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the automatic sealing in certain cases of juvenile records of adjudications of delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Corrections Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2862 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to procedures related to juvenile cases. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3371 83-0 (2013) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to automatic expunction of a conviction and records relating to certain misdemeanor offenses committed by a minor; providing a criminal penalty. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 3407 83-0 (2013) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to the assessment of juveniles who are victims of sex trafficking. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 915 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to the automatic sealing in certain cases of juvenile records of adjudications of delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
SB 1183 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to testing of a juvenile for a sexually transmitted disease or human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) on the filing of a petition alleging delinquent conduct that includes certain sexual offenses. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 1184 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the presentation of a statement by a victim, close relative of a deceased victim, or guardian of a victim after the conclusion of a juvenile disposition hearing. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1234 83-0 (2013) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Price, Walter "Four"
Relating to the prevention of truancy and the offense of failure to attend school. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1428 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the reformation of the sentences of juveniles convicted of capital felonies. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1440 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Parker, Tan
Relating to adjudication and disposition of juvenile conduct. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1520 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the assessment of juveniles who are victims of sex trafficking. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 47 83-1 (2013) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the prevention of truancy and the offense of failure to attend school. Filed
HB 164 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Relating to a physical and mental examination of a child subject to the juvenile justice system. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 350 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to discharging fines and costs assessed against certain juvenile defendants through community service or tutoring. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 807 82-0 (2011) Author: Parker, Tan
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the notice provided to a foster parent before a change in a child's foster care placement. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 961 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the sealing of and restricting access to juvenile records of adjudications of delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision and to the confidentiality of records of certain misdemeanor convictions of a child. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 3719 82-0 (2011) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to truancy and the jurisdiction of justice courts House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 719 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to discharging fines and costs assessed against certain juvenile defendants through community service or tutoring. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1208 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to the age until which juveniles placed on determinate sentence probation may be on probation. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1209 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Marquez, Marisa | et. al.
Relating to the detention of certain juvenile offenders. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 318 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to a pilot program establishing a safe schools unit in the Department of Public Safety. House: Corrections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 539 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to a physical and mental examination of a child subject to the juvenile justice system. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 824 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the imposition of conditions on and access to case records regarding a child adjudicated of having engaged in conduct that constitutes the commission of a hate crime. House: Corrections
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1645 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to funding for multi-disciplinary approaches to combat gang violence. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1688 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the rules governing a motion for new trial in juvenile cases. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 4145 81-0 (2009) Author: Hodge, Terri Relating to enhancement of the penalty for a felony conviction based on a juvenile delinquent conduct adjudication. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 4190 81-0 (2009) Author: Gonzales, Veronica Relating to court costs imposed on conviction and deposited to the appropriate courthouse security fund or court building security fund. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
SB 1286 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the continuity of care for juveniles with mental impairments in the juvenile justice system. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 166 80-0 (2007) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to a pilot program establishing a safe schools unit in the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 173 80-0 (2007) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to a physical and mental examination of a child subject to the juvenile justice system. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 254 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the expulsion of a public school student who engages in certain conduct off campus or while the student is not at a school-related activity. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 775 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to reports by certain juvenile court judges on children committed to Texas Youth Commission facilities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
HB 777 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to fees charged in connection with certain teen courts, the sentencing of juveniles in juvenile court, and the functions of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1078 80-0 (2007) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to the imposition of conditions on a child adjudicated of having engaged in conduct that constitutes the commission of a hate crime. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2151 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the prosecution and adjudication of the offense of graffiti and to the payment and use of a juvenile delinquency prevention and graffiti eradication fee. House: Judiciary
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2409 80-0 (2007) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to the authority of law-enforcement officers to escort a child to a school campus to ensure the child's compliance with compulsory school attendance requirements. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2577 80-0 (2007) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the exchange of information among certain governmental entities concerning at-risk youth. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2594 80-0 (2007) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al. Relating to the authority of law-enforcement officers to escort a child to a school campus to ensure the child's compliance with compulsory school attendance requirements. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2884 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to juvenile delinquency; providing penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1311 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Sponsor: Puente, Robert
Relating to the exchange of information among certain governmental entities concerning at-risk youth. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1702 80-0 (2007) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the age at which juvenile records may be sealed. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 316 79-0 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al.
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to a child's failure to attend school. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 1971 79-0 (2005) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to a pilot program establishing a safe schools unit in the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 2357 79-0 (2005) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to a physical and mental examination of a child subject to the juvenile justice system. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2669 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the sentencing of juveniles in juvenile court and the functions of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2719 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the cost of a program that a justice or municipal court orders the parent of a child who has committed an offense to attend. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 3010 79-0 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the transfer of a failure to attend school proceeding to juvenile court. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 47 78-0 (2003) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the office of advocate for children in the custody of a governmental entity. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues No action taken in committee
HB 349 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the waiver of jurisdiction and discretionary transfer to criminal court by a juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 998 78-0 (2003) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Relating to a pilot program establishing a safe schools unit in the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1828 78-0 (2003) Author: Farabee, David
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the name and use of the graffiti eradication fund. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2319 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to juvenile delinquency; providing a criminal penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2498 78-0 (2003) Author: Luna, Vilma
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court at Law No. 5 of Nueces County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 2512 78-0 (2003) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to delinquent conduct by a juvenile that violates a court order. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2891 78-0 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the operations of the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2895 78-0 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the operations of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2984 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al. Relating to the transfer of the Communities In Schools program. House: Human Services Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HCR 284 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections to H.B. No. 2319. Signed by the Governor
SB 1891 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court at Law No. 5 of Nueces County. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 53 77-0 (2001) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to requiring as a condition of release of a child by the Texas Youth Commission that the child obtain a mandatory educational skill level. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 58 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the punishment for an offense for which a person's criminal responsibility is based on the conduct of another person who is nonresponsible due to age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 457 77-0 (2001) Author: Clark, Ron | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the computation of dropout rates for purposes of public school accountability. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 458 77-0 (2001) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the period during which a justice, municipal, or juvenile court may defer proceedings against certain persons for purposes of attending a teen court program. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 599 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Relating to the unlawful possession of a firearm by a person who has been adjudicated as having engaged in certain delinquent conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 653 77-0 (2001) Author: Najera, Manny | et. al.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of cruelty to animals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 684 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick Relating to a franchise tax credit for contributions to programs for at-risk youth. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 822 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the deferral of proceedings in a justice, municipal, or juvenile court against certain persons for purposes of attending a teen court program. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 882 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the period during which a justice, municipal, or juvenile court may defer proceedings against certain persons for purposes of attending a teen court program. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1167 77-0 (2001) Author: Crabb, Joe
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to the form of examination of a child in a criminal or civil proceeding. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Left pending in committee
HB 1498 77-0 (2001) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the examination of children under the jurisdiction of the juvenile court for possible mental illness or mental retardation. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1790 77-0 (2001) Author: Clark, Ron
Sponsor: Haywood, Tom
Relating to the requirement of notifying the parent or guardian of a child who is referred to juvenile court but who is not taken into custody. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2089 77-0 (2001) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the use of juvenile records by a court for certain sentencing decisions. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2148 77-0 (2001) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the transfer of certain cases by a juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2662 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the office of advocate for children in the custody of a governmental entity. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2867 77-0 (2001) Author: Sadler, Paul Relating to certain offenses occurring on school property or at a school-sponsored or school-related activity as conduct indicating a need for supervision in certain counties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3345 77-0 (2001) Author: Sadler, Paul Relating to the jurisdiction of a juvenile court over certain truant conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3461 77-0 (2001) Author: Reyna, Arthur Relating to truancy and the authority of justice, municipal, and certain juvenile courts in relation to children; providing criminal penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Laid on the table subject to call
HR 1243 77-0 (2001) Author: Reyna, Arthur Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1432. Reported enrolled
SB 25 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to the classification of manslaughter and intoxication manslaughter as violent offenses punishable by a determinate sentence. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Postponed
SB 478 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to certain children suspected of conduct that violates a penal law who are taken into possession in an emergency without a court order by the Department of Protective and Regulatory Services. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 678 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to the period during which a justice, municipal, or juvenile court may defer proceedings against certain persons for purposes of attending a teen court program. Senate: Jurisprudence Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 705 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to attending school. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1385 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the examination of children under the jurisdiction of the juvenile court for possible mental illness or mental retardation. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1432 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Reyna, Arthur
Relating to truancy, high school equivalency programs, and the authority of justice, municipal, and certain juvenile courts in relation to children; providing criminal penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 1453 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the eligibility of certain defendants convicted of felonies for release on bail pending appeal. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 1455 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the dissemination of certain information relating to a juvenile. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
HB 53 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to firearm searches of certain persons placed on probation by a juvenile court, released under supervision by the Texas Youth Commission, or released on parole. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 196 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the requirement that certain juvenile offenders participate in youth boot camp programs. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 251 76-0 (1999) Author: Puente, Robert
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to a limitation on a juvenile's right to appeal after a plea or stipulation of evidence in juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 290 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to excluding the public from criminal trials and juvenile court hearings during the testimony of certain victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 303 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the priority and duration of criminal and juvenile justice proceedings involving a child victim. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 372 76-0 (1999) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the disposition of certain juveniles who engage in conduct that constitutes an offense while on a school bus. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 390 76-0 (1999) Author: Tillery, Dale | et. al. Relating to the disposition of certain juveniles who unlawfully possess a firearm. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 396 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to treating certain voluntary sexual conduct by a child as delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 448 76-0 (1999) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to notification of certain persons by a school district when a student makes certain threats. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 449 76-0 (1999) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to a requirement that a public school principal provide notice to a juvenile probation department before suspending or expelling a student. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 688 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the jurisdiction and authority of a justice or municipal court concerning a child and the parent, managing conservator, or guardian of the child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1063 76-0 (1999) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the imposition of a graffiti eradication fee on certain persons in juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1256 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the operation of the Texas Youth Commission industries program. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1269 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the mandatory detention of a juvenile for allegedly engaging in certain conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1323 76-0 (1999) Author: King, Phil Relating to the sealing of juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1736 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to a child suspected of conduct that violates the penal law who is taken into possession in an emergency without a court order by the Department of Protective and Regulatory Services. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2352 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the commitment of a child to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2440 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the prosecution of certain sexual offenses and to the registration of certain juvenile offenders under the sex offender registration program. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2869 76-0 (1999) Author: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the requirement that a child provide certain information to a juvenile probation officer as a condition of probation for certain offenses involving a handgun. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2947 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the disposition of children adjudicated as having engaged in delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3105 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the disposition of a child who engages in delinquent conduct under certain circumstances. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3106 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the disposition of a child who engages in delinquent conduct that results in an injury to a public servant. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3108 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the disposition of a child who engages in certain delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3517 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the detention, adjudication, and disposition of certain persons within the juvenile justice system and the funding of certain facilities of the system. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3670 76-0 (1999) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to the definition of a child for certain conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
SB 32 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the mandatory detention of a juvenile for engaging in certain conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
SB 152 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Dunnam, Jim
Relating to the punishment for escape committed by certain juveniles in the custody of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 283 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to the requirement that a juvenile board adopt guidelines for the informal disposition of a child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 422 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: King, Phil
Relating to the sealing of juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 447 76-0 (1999) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to requiring as a condition of release of a child by the Texas Youth Commission that the child obtain a mandatory educational skill level. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 473 76-0 (1999) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the expulsion from public school of students adjudicated as having engaged in delinquent conduct based on conduct punishable as a felony. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 500 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the imposition of a graffiti eradication fee on certain persons in juvenile court. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1571 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to venue in certain proceedings concerning juvenile delinquency or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 79 75-0 (1997) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to treating certain sexual conduct by a child as delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 87 75-0 (1997) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the referral to juvenile court of certain children. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 115 75-0 (1997) Author: Tillery, Dale | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the failure of certain persons to attend a court hearing involving a child; providing a criminal penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 217 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to transportation of students attending a juvenile justice alternative education program. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 351 75-0 (1997) Author: Horn, Jim Relating to certain students expelled from public school or ordered to attend a juvenile justice alternative education program. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 372 75-0 (1997) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to the requirement that certain juvenile offenders participate in boot camp programs. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 389 75-0 (1997) Author: Serna, Gilbert Relating to the punishment for certain conduct occurring on school property or at a school-sponsored or school-related activity. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 535 75-0 (1997) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the dedication of certain lottery revenues to the counties for juvenile justice purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 553 75-0 (1997) Author: Culberson, John Relating to funding of educational services provided by certain juvenile justice programs. House: Revenue & Public Education Funding, Select Referred to Revenue & Public Ed. Funding
HB 577 75-0 (1997) Author: Rhodes, Alec Relating to classifying as delinquent conduct the conduct of certain children who engage in driving while intoxicated. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 611 75-0 (1997) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to payment of child support for a child committed to and residing in a Texas Youth Commission facility. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 676 75-0 (1997) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to the maintenance of certain juvenile law enforcement records and files. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 677 75-0 (1997) Author: Solomons, Burt
Sponsor: Haywood, Tom
Relating to the punishment for certain persons who sell, manufacture, distribute, or possess a document that is deceptively similar to a driver's license. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 775 75-0 (1997) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to the disposition of certain juveniles who unlawfully possess a weapon. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to subcommittee
HB 1088 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to requiring a study on the treatment of certain juveniles as adults. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1090 75-0 (1997) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Relating to discipline of public school students and to juvenile justice alternative education programs. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1150 75-0 (1997) Author: Greenberg, Sherri | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the notification of school personnel of the arrest or detention of a student and any subsequent disposition of that arrest or detention. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective with 1997-1998 school year
HB 1214 75-0 (1997) Author: Alexander, Clyde Relating to the requirement that a peace officer monitor certain children in the performance of community service ordered by a justice or municipal court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Subcommittee meeting cancelled
HB 1226 75-0 (1997) Author: Price, Albert Relating to placement of a public school student in an alternative education program. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1230 75-0 (1997) Author: Place, Allen
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the place of detention for juveniles in certain counties and to the use or establishment of certain criminal detention facilities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1264 75-0 (1997) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to the disposition of a juvenile who damages property, including the environment, with graffiti, to law enforcement records relating to a child who uses a graffiti tag, and to the criminal responsibility of a parent for a child's criminal mischief involving graffiti; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1278 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the confidentiality of certain physical records and files concerning a child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1292 75-0 (1997) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to the custody of certain children who commit traffic or other offenses punishable by fine only. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1293 75-0 (1997) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to the punishment for and the jurisdiction over certain traffic offenses committed by minors. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1466 75-0 (1997) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to adjudication of a child for engaging in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision, probation ordered for certain delinquent conduct, and the waiver and transfer of jurisdiction by a juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1545 75-0 (1997) Author: Finnell, Charles
Sponsor: Haywood, Tom
Relating to pleas entered by a minor and the issuance of a summons to compel the appearance of the minor's parent in justice or municipal court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1550 75-0 (1997) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the juvenile justice system. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1594 75-0 (1997) Author: Alexander, Clyde Relating to the contempt of a justice or municipal court by certain children. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1606 75-0 (1997) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to truant conduct or conduct resulting in a failure to attend school. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1636 75-0 (1997) Author: Serna, Gilbert Relating to community service for certain conduct committed by a juvenile on school property or at school-sponsored or school-related activities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1702 75-0 (1997) Author: Rangel, Irma Relating to prosecution of an offense based on a child's failure to attend school. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1778 75-0 (1997) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the time requirements for certain petitions and hearings for a juvenile who is in detention. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1813 75-0 (1997) Author: Price, Albert Relating to placement of a student who is expelled from public school in a juvenile justice alternative education program. House: Public Education Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 1822 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the release of certain children in need of treatment by the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 1917 75-0 (1997) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission and of juvenile boards. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1928 75-0 (1997) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the operation of juvenile pre-adjudication and post-adjudication secure detention and correctional facilities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1929 75-0 (1997) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the investigation and reporting of child abuse or neglect. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2035 75-0 (1997) Author: Merritt, Tommy | et. al. Relating to liability of employees of certain teen court programs. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 2065 75-0 (1997) Author: King, Tracy
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the statistical recording of juvenile cases initially referred to the office of the prosecuting attorney. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2073 75-0 (1997) Author: Hightower, Allen
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2074 75-0 (1997) Author: Hightower, Allen
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2075 75-0 (1997) Author: Hightower, Allen | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the authority of the Texas Youth Commission to access criminal history record information relating to certain persons and business entities. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2082 75-0 (1997) Author: Hightower, Allen
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the authority of the Texas Youth Commission to sell or license the right to use a treatment program developed by the commission. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2102 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the closing of juvenile court hearings to the public. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken in committee
HB 2113 75-0 (1997) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to the appearance at a justice or municipal court hearing for a child accused of committing certain misdemeanors of the parent, managing conservator, or guardian of the child; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2153 75-0 (1997) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the priority given to certain victim compensation funds by the Texas Youth Commission when apportioning wages earned by certain children. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2194 75-0 (1997) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to excluding the public from criminal trials and juvenile court hearings during the testimony of certain victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2276 75-0 (1997) Author: Shields, John Relating to the disposition of a juvenile who damages property with graffiti, to law enforcement records relating to a child who uses a graffiti tag, and to the criminal responsibility of a parent for a child's criminal mischief involving graffiti; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2329 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to certain requirements applicable to juvenile justice alternative education programs. House: Public Education Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2368 75-0 (1997) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to certain rights in a criminal or juvenile justice proceeding afforded to a child victim. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2370 75-0 (1997) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the priority and duration of criminal and juvenile justice proceedings involving a child victim. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2471 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to establishing a center for the study and prevention of juvenile crime and delinquency at Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2558 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to the appeal of juvenile cases. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2590 75-0 (1997) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the creation of the Texas At-Risk Youth Task Force. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2743 75-0 (1997) Author: Horn, Jim Relating to the authority of a law enforcement officer to administer certain warnings to a juvenile. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2749 75-0 (1997) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to standards adopted for and registry of juvenile pre-adjudication and post-adjudication secure detention and correctional facilities by the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2835 75-0 (1997) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the requirement of a jury for certain juvenile court proceedings involving children with mental illness. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2874 75-0 (1997) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the collection and disposal of information pertaining to a criminal combination. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 2889 75-0 (1997) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to the mandatory transfer to criminal court of certain children who engage in conduct that constitutes a felony offense. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2904 75-0 (1997) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to the creation, operation, and funding of the Texas Youthworks Program. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3091 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to juvenile justice programs at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education No action taken in committee
HB 3172 75-0 (1997) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the creation of the offense of gross negligent performance of parental duty to prevent delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3225 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Delwin | et. al. Relating to offenses under the Penal Code commonly associated with criminal street gang activity, to law enforcement provisions for investigating those offenses, and to other substantive changes and technical corrections in the Penal Code. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3379 75-0 (1997) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the preference for hearing juvenile and family law cases in the 206th Judicial District Court of Hidalgo County. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3507 75-0 (1997) Author: Merritt, Tommy
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Relating to granting the Gregg County Court at Law jurisdiction in family law matters. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 132 75-0 (1997) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Sadler, Paul
Relating to placement of a public school student in an alternative education program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 133 75-0 (1997) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al.
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to placement of students expelled from public schools in juvenile justice alternative education programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective with 1997-1998 school year
SB 170 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Hodge, Terri
Relating to the rights of a victim of a delinquent child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 298 75-0 (1997) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Ramsay, Tom
Relating to juvenile court detention orders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 362 75-0 (1997) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 363 75-0 (1997) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Youth Commission. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 410 75-0 (1997) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to certain students expelled from public school or placed in an alternative education program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 558 75-0 (1997) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the unlawful possession of a firearm by a person who has been adjudicated as a juvenile delinquent. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 625 75-0 (1997) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to the dissemination of information contained in the juvenile justice information system. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 687 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the disposition of certain juveniles who unlawfully possess a weapon or use a weapon in conduct that constitutes an offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 743 75-0 (1997) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the preference for hearing juvenile and family law matters in the 197th and 206th district courts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Point of order sustained
SB 791 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the authority of a juvenile probation department to obtain certain information from a court relating to a child under the department's supervision. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 852 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the disposition of a juvenile who damages property, including the environment, with graffiti, to law enforcement records relating to a child who uses a graffiti tag, and to the criminal responsibility of a parent for a child's criminal mischief involving graffiti; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1123 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to limiting the assignment of a student to a particular class under certain circumstances. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1185 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to establishing a center for the study and prevention of juvenile crime and delinquency at Prairie View A&M University. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 1205 75-0 (1997) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to requiring parental support for a child adjudicated as having engaged in delinquent conduct who is placed as a condition of probation in a boot camp. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1232 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to conditions for probation and release under supervision for a child adjudicated for engaging in certain delinquent conduct and to certain instruction and treatment for the parent or guardian of the child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1472 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the time requirements for certain petitions and hearings for a juvenile who is in detention. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1629 75-0 (1997) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to offenses under the Penal Code commonly associated with criminal street gang activity, to law enforcement provisions for investigating those offenses, and to other substantive changes and technical corrections in the Penal Code. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1654 75-0 (1997) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to certain students expelled from public school or ordered to attend a juvenile justice alternative education program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 1660 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the release of information on a sex offender who is a delinquent child. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1664 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the creation of the offense of contributing to the delinquency or dependency of a child. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1802 75-0 (1997) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the disposition of a juvenile who damages property with graffiti, to law enforcement records relating to a child who uses a graffiti tag, and to the criminal responsibility of a parent for a child's criminal mischief involving graffiti; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1810 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the creation, operation, and funding of the Texas Youthworks Program. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1839 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the registration program for and prosecution of juvenile sexual offenders. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1886 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the inclusion by the juvenile justice information system of information on all offenses involving damage to property with graffiti. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
HB 16 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the disposition and records of a juvenile who engages in delinquent conduct punishable by a determinate sentence. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 117 74-0 (1995) Author: Siebert, Bill Relating to the waiver of juvenile court jurisdiction over a child and transfer of certain children to district or criminal courts. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 119 74-0 (1995) Author: Kamel, Ted | et. al. Relating to a county's authority to establish a curfew for persons under the age of 17; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 120 74-0 (1995) Author: Kamel, Ted | et. al.
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the imposition of a fee on a defendant who requests participation in a teen court program. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 137 74-0 (1995) Author: Puente, Robert | et. al. Relating to the criminal responsibility and civil liability of certain persons for the conduct of a child; providing a criminal penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 138 74-0 (1995) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the detention of a child alleged to have committed an offense. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 210 74-0 (1995) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to the punishment for certain offenses in regard to which the defendant is criminally responsible for the conduct of a person younger than 17 years of age. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Subcommittee meeting cancelled
HB 214 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates a penal law of this state of the grade of felony. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 216 74-0 (1995) Author: Zbranek, Zeb Relating to the civil liability of certain persons for medical expenses relating to a personal injury caused by the negligent or wilful and malicious conduct of a child. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in subcommittee
HB 219 74-0 (1995) Author: Holzheauser, Steve Relating to the jurisdiction of the juvenile courts and criminal courts for certain persons and to procedures for persons under the jurisdiction of the juvenile courts. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 245 74-0 (1995) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the rights of a victim of juvenile crime to receive certain information. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 248 74-0 (1995) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the civil liability of certain persons for a child's conduct that results in property damage or personal injury. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in subcommittee
HB 292 74-0 (1995) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al. Relating to the power of a county to provide for the public safety by enacting a juvenile curfew; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to subcommittee
HB 327 74-0 (1995) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris | et. al.
Relating to the juvenile justice system, including the adjudication and disposition of children; providing for civil and criminal penalties. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 1/1/96
HB 349 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the minimum age at which a child is subject to juvenile court jurisdiction. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 352 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the creation of additional judicial districts. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 363 74-0 (1995) Author: Siebert, Bill Relating to the release and publication of the name of a juvenile in custody or adjudicated for delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 414 74-0 (1995) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to authorizing a juvenile court to require certain children to engage in community service. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 415 74-0 (1995) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to the referral to juvenile court of certain children. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 461 74-0 (1995) Author: Alvarado, Leo Relating to the placement by the juvenile court of certain children serving determinate sentences on community supervision. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 466 74-0 (1995) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the compilation and use of information pertaining to criminal combinations; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 490 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie Relating to juvenile court jurisdiction over and disposition of certain children younger than 10 years of age. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 614 74-0 (1995) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the eligibility of a defendant for placement in the state boot camp program. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 615 74-0 (1995) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates certain penal laws of this state. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 631 74-0 (1995) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the waiver of juvenile court jurisdiction over a child and transfer of certain children to district or criminal courts. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 639 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the authority of a juvenile court to order certain children to perform community service. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 641 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie Relating to disposition of a juvenile case without referral to juvenile court and to intake conference and adjustment in a juvenile case. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 658 74-0 (1995) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to alternative education programs in public schools. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 671 74-0 (1995) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the jurisdiction of justice and municipal courts over certain misdemeanor offenses committed by a child and to the punishment for those offenses. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 743 74-0 (1995) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the authority of a county to establish a juvenile curfew in all areas of the county; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to subcommittee
HB 745 74-0 (1995) Author: Cuellar, Henry | et. al. Relating to criminal responsibility of a parent for a child's delinquent conduct; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
HB 758 74-0 (1995) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to the authority of a county to establish a juvenile curfew in all areas of the county; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 791 74-0 (1995) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to the disposition of children who engage in certain delinquent conduct on three or more occasions. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 802 74-0 (1995) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to the conduct indicating a need for supervision by a child in violation of school rules. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 825 74-0 (1995) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the jurisdiction of juvenile courts over certain persons who have previously been certified as adults. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 826 74-0 (1995) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to criminal responsibility of a parent for a child's delinquent conduct; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in subcommittee
HB 886 74-0 (1995) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al. Relating to curfews and to the arrest, custody, and detention of a child alleged to have violated a curfew; providing penalties. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 891 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to work programs for certain persons committed to a facility of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 892 74-0 (1995) Author: Yarbrough, Ken | et. al. Relating to the power of a county to enact a juvenile curfew; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to subcommittee
HB 918 74-0 (1995) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the punishment for, or disposition of juvenile cases involving, the offenses of transfer of a weapon to a minor and possession of a weapon by a minor. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 919 74-0 (1995) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the attendance of a parent or other custodian of a child in certain hearings relating to a child in need of supervision or a delinquent child. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 952 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie Relating to county programs to mentor and counsel juveniles found to have engaged in conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 953 74-0 (1995) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al. Relating to state aid for counties that provide secure residential care facilities for certain delinquent children. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 991 74-0 (1995) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to provisions making restitution mandatory for a juvenile, parent, custodian, or guardian when a juvenile is found to have engaged in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision in an adjudicated hearing for offenses involving crimes against property; and creating a victim-offender mediation program in the juvenile justice system. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1003 74-0 (1995) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to provisions governing a comprehensive assessment of a juvenile offender when the offender first is referred to the juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1004 74-0 (1995) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to applying criminal rules of evidence in delinquent conduct cases under the Family Code. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1037 74-0 (1995) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to the disposition of a juvenile who damages property with graffiti, to law enforcement records relating to a child who uses a graffiti tag, and to the criminal responsibility of a parent for a child's criminal mischief involving graffiti; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to subcommittee
HB 1040 74-0 (1995) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the jurisdiction, adjudication, and disposition of certain children who engage in certain conduct. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1054 74-0 (1995) Author: Hernandez, Christine | et. al. Relating to the removal of violent and disruptive students from regular public school classrooms and placement of those students in alternative education programs. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 1132 74-0 (1995) Author: McCoulskey, Huey Relating to the authority of a juvenile court to order a child to perform community service and to the criminal responsibility of a parent for the delinquent conduct of a child; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1133 74-0 (1995) Author: McCoulskey, Huey Relating to the method by which a juvenile court judge may give certain explanations at an adjudication hearing. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1134 74-0 (1995) Author: McCoulskey, Huey Relating to disruptive conduct in school as conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1139 74-0 (1995) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the power of a county to enact a juvenile curfew; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 1179 74-0 (1995) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the fingerprints, photographs, and other records of certain delinquent children. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1186 74-0 (1995) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to detaining or committing certain delinquent children to correctional facilities where adults are detained or committed. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1197 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to records of children in the juvenile justice system and the establishment and operation of a juvenile justice information system. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1224 74-0 (1995) Author: Tillery, Dale | et. al. Relating to the files and records of children who engage in certain delinquent conduct constituting a felony. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1275 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Bob
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to apprehension specialists of the Texas Youth Commission as peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 1276 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie Relating to the disposition of a person committed to the Texas Youth Commission under a determinate sentence. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1287 74-0 (1995) Author: Place, Allen Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children who engage in conduct punishable by a determinate sentence, including violent or habitual juvenile offenders. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Meeting cancelled
HB 1288 74-0 (1995) Author: Place, Allen Relating to the files and records of children who engage in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1331 74-0 (1995) Author: Munoz, Sergio Relating to requiring certain students to attend school as a condition of probation. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1394 74-0 (1995) Author: Place, Allen Relating to pleas entered by a minor in justice or municipal court. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Reported favorably as substituted
HB 1401 74-0 (1995) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to the dismissal of an appeal and the costs of appeal in a juvenile case. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1447 74-0 (1995) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to criminal street gangs; providing a criminal penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1452 74-0 (1995) Author: Torres, Gerard Relating to the files and records of children who engage in certain conduct. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1473 74-0 (1995) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the basis on which a student may be expelled from public school. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1528 74-0 (1995) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the waiver of exclusive jurisdiction by juvenile courts for certain delinquent children and the mandatory transfer of the jurisdiction for those children to the criminal courts. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1549 74-0 (1995) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the juvenile justice system, including the adjudication and disposition of children in need of supervision and children who engage in delinquent and criminal conduct; providing criminal penalties. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 1553 74-0 (1995) Author: Park, Carolyn Relating to the fees and court costs assessed by a court for participation in a teen court program. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1635 74-0 (1995) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al. Relating to creating the offenses of transferring a paging device to a minor and purchasing a paging device by a minor. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to subcommittee
HB 1643 74-0 (1995) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the establishment of boot camp programs by the Texas Youth Commission and the participation in boot camp programs by certain juvenile offenders. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 1658 74-0 (1995) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to liability for theft committed by a child. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 1684 74-0 (1995) Author: Place, Allen | et. al. Relating to children and family issues, including education and health and human services and juvenile justice issues; providing penalties. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1687 74-0 (1995) Author: Alonzo, Roberto
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the notification of school personnel of the arrest or detention of a student. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 1688 74-0 (1995) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to requiring notice to certain school district employees of certain student conduct containing the elements of a criminal offense. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1733 74-0 (1995) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the dedication of net lottery revenues to the county juvenile justice fund and general revenue fund. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1881 74-0 (1995) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to governmental liability and the liability of certain persons for acts or omissions in connection with court-ordered activities of a juvenile offender. House: Civil Practices Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2026 74-0 (1995) Author: Park, Carolyn Relating to expulsion of certain students from public schools. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2031 74-0 (1995) Author: Kubiak, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to a Buffalo Soldier Heritage pilot program for at-risk youth. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 2119 74-0 (1995) Author: Place, Allen Relating to intermediate sanction facilities and the disposition of delinquent children. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2120 74-0 (1995) Author: Place, Allen Relating to the creation of the offense of obstruction of justice. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2222 74-0 (1995) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to the adjudication and disposition of certain children for engaging in certain conduct. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2306 74-0 (1995) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to creating certain offenses involving the transfer to or possession of weapons by minors, to the waiver of exclusive jurisdiction by juvenile courts for certain delinquent children and the mandatory transfer of the jurisdiction for those children to the criminal courts, and to the disposition of seized weapons. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2318 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to work programs for certain persons committed to the Texas Youth Commission and to tax credits and abatements for businesses participating in the programs. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2357 74-0 (1995) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to the responsibility of parents to provide compensation and reimbursement for expenses and damages to hotels caused by juvenile behavior, including delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2378 74-0 (1995) Author: Hernandez, Christine | et. al. Relating to programs for public school students with certain disciplinary problems; providing a criminal penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 2427 74-0 (1995) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the expulsion of students from school. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2498 74-0 (1995) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to a program to provide grants to local agencies for the prevention of juvenile crime and the rehabilitation of juvenile offenders. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 2538 74-0 (1995) Author: Luna, Vilma | et. al. Relating to the authority of the juvenile court to order certain children and their parents to perform community service and to records of graffiti tags. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2560 74-0 (1995) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to authorizing a juvenile court to require a child on probation to attend a religious education class. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2621 74-0 (1995) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to the offense of hindering the apprehension or adjudication of a child who engages in certain delinquent conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2718 74-0 (1995) Author: Culberson, John Relating to the right to appeal certain decisions by the juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2719 74-0 (1995) Author: Culberson, John Relating to the procedure for taking the deposition of a witness under the age of 18 in a juvenile court proceeding. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2729 74-0 (1995) Author: Place, Allen Relating to the detention of juveniles. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2798 74-0 (1995) Author: Brady, Kevin Relating to the sealing and destruction of juvenile records and to the use of juvenile records in a criminal prosecution. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2888 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie Relating to the funding of county programs for juveniles who have engaged in conduct indicating a need for supervision or delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2895 74-0 (1995) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the establishment of boot camp programs by the Texas Youth Commission and participation in boot camp programs by certain juvenile offenders. House: Corrections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2930 74-0 (1995) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to delinquent children and children in need of supervision, procedures for the disposition of delinquent children and children in need of supervision, and juvenile justice. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2976 74-0 (1995) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the suspension of a driver's license of a juvenile who engages in criminal mischief. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2978 74-0 (1995) Author: Hamric, Peggy | et. al. Relating to access by customers to aerosol paints; providing a civil penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3161 74-0 (1995) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the punishment for truancy and to creating a teen court program for truancy in certain municipalities. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
HJR 109 74-0 (1995) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds for grants to local programs to combat juvenile crime. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
SB 6 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to the juvenile justice system, including the adjudication and disposition of children; providing for civil and criminal penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 73 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al. Relating to the mandatory waiver of exclusive jurisdiction by juvenile courts for certain delinquent children, the transfer of the jurisdiction for those children to the criminal courts, and the adjudication and disposition of those children for whom the juvenile court retains jurisdiction. Senate: Jurisprudence Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 76 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the jurisdiction of juvenile courts over certain persons who have previously been certified as adults. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 105 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates certain penal laws of this state. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 106 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the jurisdiction of juvenile courts over certain persons who have previously been certified as adults. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 188 74-0 (1995) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Brady, Kevin
Relating to the service of summons and waiver of service in a juvenile court proceeding. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 207 74-0 (1995) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the suspension or denial of a driver's license or permit to certain truant children. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 228 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to trial by jury in the adjudication of certain children. Senate: Criminal Justice Consideration withdrawn
SB 229 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to access to the files and records of certain children. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 230 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the right to appeal certain decisions by the juvenile court. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 233 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates certain penal laws of this state. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 242 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Denny, Mary
Relating to the use of violence prevention and conflict resolution training and education in juvenile probation and in children's correctional facilities. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 1/1/96
SB 243 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Denny, Mary
Relating to educating juveniles under the custody of the Texas Youth Commission in violence prevention and conflict resolution. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 1/1/96
SB 384 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to state aid for counties that provide secure residential care facilities for certain delinquent children. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Finance
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 433 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma | et. al.
Relating to the authority of a county or a municipality to establish a juvenile curfew; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Considered in Calendars
SB 469 74-0 (1995) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the removal of violent and disruptive students from regular public school classrooms and placement of those students in alternative education programs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 475 74-0 (1995) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to provisions governing a comprehensive assessment of a juvenile offender when the offender first is referred to the juvenile court. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 483 74-0 (1995) Author: West, Royce Relating to the disposition of records of the conviction or adjudication of minors. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 484 74-0 (1995) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of the Texas Juvenile Justice Task Force to create and codify the juvenile justice system code. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 485 74-0 (1995) Author: West, Royce Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates a penal law of this state of the grade of felony and to the commitment of children to the Texas Youth Commission under a determinate sentence. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 507 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John Relating to the arrest, custody, and detention of a child alleged to have violated a curfew ordinance. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 568 74-0 (1995) Author: West, Royce Relating to adding prosecutors of juvenile crime to county juvenile boards. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 573 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Jim | et. al. Relating to children and family issues, including education and health and human services and juvenile justice issues; providing penalties. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 575 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John | et. al. Relating to the juvenile justice system, including the adjudication and disposition of children in need of supervision and children who engage in delinquent and criminal conduct; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 577 74-0 (1995) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Place, Allen
Relating to pleas entered by a minor in justice or municipal court. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 582 74-0 (1995) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to apprehension specialists of the Texas Youth Commission as peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 588 74-0 (1995) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to informal adjustment and plea bargaining in a juvenile case. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 593 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John Relating to the processing of children within the juvenile delinquency system. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 594 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John Relating to alternative education facilities provided by school districts and to attendance requirements at the facilities in certain circumstances. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 619 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the files and records of children who engage in certain conduct. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 630 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the disposition of a juvenile who damages property with graffiti, to law enforcement records relating to a child who uses a graffiti tag, and to the criminal responsibility of a parent for a child's criminal mischief involving graffiti; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 639 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John Relating to the juvenile justice system, including the adjudication and disposition of children; providing for penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 663 74-0 (1995) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the establishment of boot camp programs by the Texas Youth Commission and participation in boot camp programs by certain juvenile offenders. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 710 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the authority of a juvenile court to order certain children to perform community service. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 712 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the eligibility of an area with a history of and continuing problem with gang activity to be included in an enterprise zone. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 713 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the use of proceeds derived from criminal asset forfeiture for gang suppression programs. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 772 74-0 (1995) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to curbing the incidence of graffiti; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 791 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to transferring the authority to design and construct buildings and improvements at Texas Youth Commission facilities from the youth commission to the General Services Commission. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 806 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to county programs for volunteers to be mentors and counselors for juveniles found to have engaged in conduct indicating a need for supervision. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 843 74-0 (1995) Author: West, Royce Relating to the disposition made by a law enforcement officer regarding a child expelled from school. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 852 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to work programs and training for children committed to the Texas Youth Commission, franchise tax credits for participating industries, and optional ad valorem tax abatement from cities and counties for businesses providing training and employment for such children. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 931 74-0 (1995) Author: Rosson, Peggy Relating to interagency sharing of information concerning delinquent children who are serious habitual offenders; providing a penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 951 74-0 (1995) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to delinquent children and children in need of supervision, procedures for the disposition of delinquent children and children in need of supervision, and juvenile justice. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 1124 74-0 (1995) Author: Cain, David Relating to the compilation and use of information pertaining to criminal combinations; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1201 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to including offenders committed to the Texas Youth Commission in Project Rio (Reintegration of Offenders). Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1205 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to provisions establishing a youth boot camp program for juvenile offenders; prescribing a definition of "boot camp" and the uses, purposes, and programmatic content for boot camps; and providing for an evaluation of boot camps' effectiveness. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1430 74-0 (1995) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to dedicating interest earned on trust accounts of professional sports franchises to programs for at-risk youth. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SCR 18 74-0 (1995) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Requesting the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to conduct a review of courses related to violence in our society. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
SCR 19 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris Encouraging state agencies to work with local governments and private employers to develop and implement employment programs for juvenile offenders. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SCR 22 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris Encouraging the Texas Youth Commission to increase usage of boot camps for juvenile offenders and to locate such facilities in proximity to the large urban areas of our state. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SCR 23 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris Encouraging law enforcement agencies to develop and implement first offender programs targeting juveniles at risk of committing criminal acts. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 21 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the use of proceeds derived from criminal asset forfeiture for gang suppression programs. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 23 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Shelley, Dan | et. al.
Relating to communications between law enforcement authorities and school officials about certain crimes or gang activities; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 26 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of an area with a history of and continuing problem with gang activity to be included in an enterprise zone. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 57 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the definition of a criminal street gang for purposes of prosecution. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
No action taken in committee
HB 223 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to authorizing a juvenile court to require certain persons to post a cash bond when a child is placed on probation. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 225 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to the inspection of certain law-enforcement records and files of a child who is a party to a juvenile court proceeding. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 242 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to dedication of state lottery funds to programs for the prevention of juvenile violence, gang activity, and drug use. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 246 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Texas Commission on Juvenile Issues. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 247 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the notification of certain statewide and national criminal information systems when a warrant is issued for a juvenile. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 248 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates a penal law of this state of the grade of felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 257 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to delinquent children and children in need of supervision, to the jurisdiction of courts for those children, and to the offense of contributing to the delinquency or dependency of a child. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 291 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the waiver of jurisdiction of a juvenile court and transfer of certain children to district or criminal courts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 293 73-0 (1993) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to the deferral of adjudication and dismissal of a case on completion of an alternative commitment program by certain juvenile offenders. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Tagged in committee
HB 323 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the classification of federal offenses as delinquent conduct for the purposes of state law. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 337 73-0 (1993) Author: Horn, Jim | et. al. Relating to criminal responsibility of a parent for a child's delinquent conduct; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor Authorized
HB 357 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the records of the conviction or adjudication of a minor. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Senate passage as amended reported
HB 420 73-0 (1993) Author: Hightower, Allen | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Texas Commission on Children. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 547 73-0 (1993) Author: Schechter, Sue Relating to adjudication hearings in juvenile court. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 586 73-0 (1993) Author: Shields, John | et. al. Relating to truancy proceedings in certain justice courts. House: Judicial Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 613 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the penalties for certain offenses involving controlled substances in drug-free school zones and certain offenses involving weapons in weapon-free school zones, to creation of the offenses of discharging a firearm at a habitation, building, or vehicle and discharging a firearm from a vehicle, to the definition of a criminal street gang for the purpose of prosecution, and to the records of the conviction or adjudication of a minor. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in subcommittee
HB 681 73-0 (1993) Author: Hill, Fred | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to truancy; providing a penalty. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 697 73-0 (1993) Author: Cain, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to civil actions to abate certain activities of combinations or criminal street gangs. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 719 73-0 (1993) Author: Schechter, Sue Relating to the fingerprinting and photographing of certain children. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 748 73-0 (1993) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to the fingerprinting and photographing of a child. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 820 73-0 (1993) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to the adjudication and disposition of certain children for engaging in certain conduct. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 873 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to an establishment by two or more school districts in a county of an alternative school for students expelled from regular class. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 874 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie Relating to student discipline and certain offenses against school employees; providing penalties. House: Public Education Reported from s/c favorably as substituted
HB 902 73-0 (1993) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the financial responsibility of parents for the tortious conduct of certain children. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1175 73-0 (1993) Author: Tallas, Jim Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates a penal law of this state of the grade of felony. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1234 73-0 (1993) Author: Hightower, Allen Relating to punishment applicable to criminal offenses, the manner in which punishment is executed, the efficient operation of a system of community corrections, and the creation of the Texas Commission on Juvenile Issues; providing an appropriation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1317 73-0 (1993) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to the election between a juvenile court the judge of which is not an attorney and an alternate juvenile court. House: Judicial Affairs Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 1325 73-0 (1993) Author: Longoria, John Relating to authorizing a juvenile court to require certain children to engage in community service. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1326 73-0 (1993) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the referral to juvenile court of certain children. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1341 73-0 (1993) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the creation of the Texas Commission on Juvenile Justice. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1448 73-0 (1993) Author: Seidlits, Jr., Curtis Relating to the enforcement by garnishment of certain juvenile court orders for the support of a child. House: Judicial Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 1493 73-0 (1993) Author: Place, Allen
Sponsor: Turner, Jim
Relating to the transfer of persons serving determinate sentences from the Texas Youth Commission to the institutional division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1503 73-0 (1993) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to reimbursement of children committed to the Texas Youth Commission for lost or damaged personal property. House: Corrections
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 1518 73-0 (1993) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to authorizing a juvenile court to require a child on probation to attend a religious education class. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1578 73-0 (1993) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the criminal responsibility of a person who is 13 years of age or older for certain felony offenses and to the application of the death penalty to a person who is 16 years of age or older. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1731 73-0 (1993) Author: Granoff, Al
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to contracted placement and treatment services for youth. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1814 73-0 (1993) Author: Holzheauser, Steve | et. al. Relating to the jurisdiction of the juvenile courts and criminal courts for certain persons and to procedures for persons under the jurisdiction of the juvenile courts. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 1847 73-0 (1993) Author: Granoff, Al Relating to the disposition of certain delinquent children by the juvenile courts and the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1992 73-0 (1993) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to state aid for counties that provide secure residential care facilities for certain delinquent children. House: Corrections Considered in Calendars
HB 2012 73-0 (1993) Author: Stiles, Mark Relating to the jurisdiction of the juvenile courts and criminal courts for certain persons. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2033 73-0 (1993) Author: Combs, Susan Relating to the dismissal or suspension of certain juvenile court proceedings. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2140 73-0 (1993) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to the transfer of certain juvenile cases in Cameron County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2161 73-0 (1993) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the transfer of a case in which proceedings have been deferred on completion of a teen court program to another court within the same county. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2230 73-0 (1993) Author: Combs, Susan Relating to the appeal by the state of certain juvenile court orders. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2231 73-0 (1993) Author: Combs, Susan Relating to access to files and records of delinquent children and children in need of supervision by military recruiters. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2232 73-0 (1993) Author: Combs, Susan Relating to discovery in proceedings under Title 3 of the Family Code. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2233 73-0 (1993) Author: Combs, Susan Relating to the admission and consideration of evidence at a juvenile court adjudication hearing. House: Judicial Affairs Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 2246 73-0 (1993) Author: Shields, John Relating to the criminal responsibility of a person who is 13 years of age or older and who intentionally inflicts serious bodily injury on another by the use of a deadly weapon. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2335 73-0 (1993) Author: Johnson, Jerry Relating to the establishment and financing of a school-community guidance center. House: Public Education Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2336 73-0 (1993) Author: Johnson, Jerry Relating to the definition of "child" for purposes of law governing delinquent children in need of supervision. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2337 73-0 (1993) Author: Johnson, Jerry Relating to the offense of a parent's failure to require a child to attend school. House: Public Education Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2338 73-0 (1993) Author: Johnson, Jerry Relating to the disposition made by a law enforcement officer regarding a child expelled from school. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2339 73-0 (1993) Author: Johnson, Jerry Relating to requiring juvenile probation officers to monitor the school attendance of certain children. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2340 73-0 (1993) Author: Johnson, Jerry Relating to a report of certain conduct of a child by a court to the child's school; providing a penalty. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2341 73-0 (1993) Author: Johnson, Jerry Relating to programs that a justice court may require a child to attend if the court finds that the child engaged in truant conduct. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2364 73-0 (1993) Author: Hernandez, Christine
Sponsor: Luna, Gregory
Relating to the placement of students in public schools as a condition of probation. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 2529 73-0 (1993) Author: Hamric, Peggy
Sponsor: Henderson, Don
Relating to immunity from civil liability for certain persons responsible for or acting in furtherance of programs in which juvenile probationers are required to perform manual labor or to perform community service. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Senate passage as amended reported
HB 2544 73-0 (1993) Author: Brady, Kevin Relating to the responsibility of parents for the conduct of their children. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2707 73-0 (1993) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to a leadership camp for at-risk children. House: Human Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2722 73-0 (1993) Author: Combs, Susan Relating to the admission of unadjudicated conduct before a juvenile court. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2773 73-0 (1993) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to juvenile court jurisdiction over and procedures for children who are eight or nine years of age and to services for those children. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2823 73-0 (1993) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the liability of certain persons for the conduct of a child. House: State Affairs Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2855 73-0 (1993) Author: Holzheauser, Steve Relating to certain minors who engage in criminal or delinquent conduct. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 155 73-0 (1993) Author: Turner, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Hightower, Allen
Relating to the creation of the Texas Commission on Children and Youth. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
SB 187 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the definition of a criminal street gang for purposes of prosecution. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 188 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the fingerprinting and photographing of certain children. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 204 73-0 (1993) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the inspection of certain law-enforcement records and files of a child who is a party to a juvenile court proceeding. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 253 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to civil actions to abate certain activities of combinations or criminal street gangs. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 415 73-0 (1993) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to truancy proceedings in certain justice courts. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 573 73-0 (1993) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to state aid for counties that provide secure residential care facilities for certain delinquent children. House: Corrections
Senate: Finance
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 588 73-0 (1993) Author: Carriker, Steven
Sponsor: Finnell, Charles
Relating to the designation of responsibility for the transporting of juvenile offenders. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
SB 721 73-0 (1993) Author: Luna, Gregory
Sponsor: Longoria, John
Relating to authorizing a juvenile court to require certain children to engage in community service. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 723 73-0 (1993) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to the referral to juvenile court of certain children. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
SB 789 73-0 (1993) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for certain conduct that violates a penal law of the grade of felony. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 805 73-0 (1993) Author: West, Royce Relating to a report of certain conduct of a child by a court to the child's school; providing a penalty. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 806 73-0 (1993) Author: West, Royce Relating to programs that a justice court may require a child to attend if the court finds that the child engaged in truant conduct. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 807 73-0 (1993) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Johnson, Jerry
Relating to the establishment and financing of a school-community guidance center. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 808 73-0 (1993) Author: West, Royce Relating to the disposition made by a law enforcement officer regarding a child expelled from school. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 809 73-0 (1993) Author: West, Royce Relating to the definition of "child" for purposes of the law governing delinquent children and children in need of supervision. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 810 73-0 (1993) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Johnson, Jerry
Relating to requiring juvenile probation officers to monitor the school attendance of certain children. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 811 73-0 (1993) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Johnson, Jerry
Relating to the offense of a parent's failure to require a child to attend school. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 840 73-0 (1993) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the compilation and use by law enforcement agencies of gang information systems. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
No action taken in committee
SB 1104 73-0 (1993) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the escape of a child while an appeal is pending. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 1172 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to juvenile court jurisdiction over and procedures for children who are eight or nine years of age and to services for those children. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1176 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the use of property and proceeds derived from criminal asset forfeiture for runaway and at-risk youth programs, dropout reduction programs, gang suppression programs, and substance abuse treatment programs. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1282 73-0 (1993) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the jurisdiction of the juvenile courts and criminal courts for certain persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 1284 73-0 (1993) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to the fingerprinting and photographing of certain children. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 1439 73-0 (1993) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to the placement in a residential care facility of a juvenile offender who is a person with mental retardation. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 305 72-0 (1991) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to the establishment of youthful offender facilities operated by the Texas Youth Commission for the placement of certain youth as a condition of adult probation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 355 72-0 (1991) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to permitting a prosecuting attorney to obtain certain juvenile adjudication records. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 376 72-0 (1991) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Green, Gene | et. al.
Relating to delinquent conduct. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 434 72-0 (1991) Author: Rabuck, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Turner, Jim
Relating to the suspension, denial, or return of the drivers's license or permit of persons younger than 21 years of age at the time certain offenses, delinquent conduct, or conduct indicating a need for supervision occurred. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 436 72-0 (1991) Author: Repp, Glenn Relating to the adjudication and disposition of a child engaging in conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 626 72-0 (1991) Author: Rangel, Irma
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to a hearing that may be held before a referee under Title 3, Family Code. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 627 72-0 (1991) Author: Rangel, Irma
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the appointment of counsel for an indigent child for certain juvenile law proceedings. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 652 72-0 (1991) Author: McCollough, Parker Relating to the admissibility in juvenile court of a statement made by a child. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 653 72-0 (1991) Author: McCollough, Parker
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the length of time a child found to have engaged in delinquent conduct may be sentenced to commitment to the Texas Youth Commission with a transfer to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 806 72-0 (1991) Author: Stiles, Mark
Sponsor: Dickson, Temple
Relating to the punishment for deadly assault on an employee of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 874 72-0 (1991) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to the fingerprinting and photographing of a child. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 889 72-0 (1991) Author: Rangel, Irma
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to an appeal from a juvenile court to a court of appeals. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 924 72-0 (1991) Author: Carona, John Relating to fingerprinting and photographing certain children referred to juvenile court. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 944 72-0 (1991) Author: Berlanga, Hugo
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to the adjudication and disposition of a child engaging in conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 1050 72-0 (1991) Author: Granoff, Al
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the sealing or destruction of files and records of certain persons adjudicated as having engaged in delinquent conduct. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 1093 72-0 (1991) Author: Stiles, Mark
Sponsor: Dickson, Temple
Relating to the establishment of debit card suspense accounts at Texas Youth Commission facilities. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 1129 72-0 (1991) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the suspension or denial of driving privileges for certain persons under 21 years of age who engage in conduct or commit an offense related to drugs or alcohol. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in subcommittee
HB 1163 72-0 (1991) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to the inspection of certain law enforcement records and files of a child. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1190 72-0 (1991) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Relating to the imposition of a determinate sentence for children who have engaged in certain delinquent conduct and to the commitment of those children to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1239 72-0 (1991) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to the detention of certain juveniles for conduct other than delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Calendars
HB 1377 72-0 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. | et. al. Relating to the responsibility of a child with a mental disease or defect for delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1378 72-0 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. | et. al. Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates a penal law of this state of the grade of felony. House: Judicial Affairs Coauthor Authorized
HB 1381 72-0 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. | et. al. Relating to the jurisdiction of a juvenile court over certain persons older than 18 years of age. House: Judicial Affairs Coauthor Authorized
HB 1384 72-0 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. | et. al. Relating to the requirement that the thumbprint of certain juveniles be placed on an adjudication order. House: Judicial Affairs 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Calendars
HB 1385 72-0 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to the notification of certain statewide and national criminal information systems when a warrant is issued for a juvenile. House: Judicial Affairs Placed on Major State Calendar
HB 1678 72-0 (1991) Author: Jones, Delwin Relating to the presence of a law enforcement officer when a child signs a statement before a magistrate. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1799 72-0 (1991) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the power of a court to order a parent, managing conservator, or guardian of a juvenile offender to attend parenting skills classes. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1844 72-0 (1991) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to providing education to children in detention centers. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1866 72-0 (1991) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to the warning that must be provided to a child by a juvenile court. House: Judicial Affairs Coauthor Authorized
HB 2026 72-0 (1991) Author: Hernandez, Christine Relating to the release under supervision or termination of control of certain persons committed to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Referred to subcommittee
HB 2101 72-0 (1991) Author: Shea, Gwyn Relating to the costs incurred by counties for maintaining juvenile probation services. House: County Affairs Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 2664 72-0 (1991) Author: Shelley, Dan Relating to the jurisdiction of a justice court over a child who engages in certain conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 257 72-0 (1991) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Yost, Gerald
Relating to law enforcement files and records, including fingerprints and photographs, of certain children. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 303 72-0 (1991) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Von Dohlen, Tim
Relating to the imposition of a determinate sentence for children who have engaged in certain delinquent conduct and to the commitment of those children to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 450 72-0 (1991) Author: Turner, Jim Relating to the suspension or denial of the driver's license or permit of a child found to have engaged in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. Senate: Jurisprudence Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 487 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the notification of certain statewide and national criminal information systems when a warrant is issued for a juvenile. Senate: Criminal Justice Tabled in committee
SB 488 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to fingerprinting and photographing certain children referred to juvenile court. Senate: Criminal Justice Tabled in committee
SB 522 72-0 (1991) Author: Carriker, Steven Relating to the establishment of youthful offender facilities operated by the Texas Youth Commission for the placement of certain youth as a condition of adult probation. Senate: Health & Human Services Postponed in committee
SB 554 72-0 (1991) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Ovard, A.R.
Relating to the requirement that the thumbprint of certain juveniles be placed on an adjudication order. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Calendars
SB 555 72-0 (1991) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the adjudication and disposition of a child engaging in conduct indicating a need for supervision. Senate: Criminal Justice Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 569 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene Relating to an appeal from an order of a juvenile court. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 570 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the appointment of counsel for an indigent child for certain juvenile law proceedings. Senate: Jurisprudence Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 571 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene Relating to a hearing that may be held before a referee under Title 3, Family Code. Senate: Jurisprudence Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 594 72-0 (1991) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates a penal law of this state of the grade of felony and to the commitment of children to the Texas Youth Commission under a determinate sentence. Senate: Criminal Justice Laid on table subject to call in committee
SB 620 72-0 (1991) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Ovard, A.R.
Relating to the jurisdiction of a juvenile court over certain persons older than 18 years of age. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
1st Printing printed and distributed
SB 621 72-0 (1991) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates a penal law of this state of the grade of felony. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 716 72-0 (1991) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the inspection of certain law enforcement records and files of a child. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 885 72-0 (1991) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Jones, Delwin
Relating to the admissibility of the statement of a child. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
SB 961 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the jurisdiction of a justice court over a child who engages in certain conduct indicating a need for supervision. Senate: Health Services Referred to s/c on Health Services by Pres.
SB 1037 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Shelley, Dan
Relating to the jurisdiction of a justice court over a child who engages in certain conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 1084 72-0 (1991) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the responsibility of a child with a mental disease or defect for delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1085 72-0 (1991) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the authorization of certain actions by a law enforcement officer taking a child into custody. Senate: Criminal Justice Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1143 72-0 (1991) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Hightower, Allen
Relating to state aid for counties that provide secure residential care facilities for certain delinquent children. House: Corrections
Senate: Finance
1st Printing sent to Calendars
SB 1230 72-0 (1991) Author: Dickson, Temple
Sponsor: Hunter, Bob
Relating to the detention of certain children taken into custody under Title 3, Family Code. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 1401 72-0 (1991) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the warning that must be provided to a child by a juvenile court. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 82 72-1 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to the responsibility of a child with a mental disease or defect for delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 83 72-1 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to the jurisdiction of a juvenile court over certain persons older than 18 years of age. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 103 72-1 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to the notification of certain statewide and national criminal information systems when a warrant is issued for a juvenile. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 104 72-1 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to the requirement that the thumbprint of certain juveniles be placed on an adjudication order. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 107 72-1 (1991) Author: Carona, John Relating to fingerprinting and photographing certain children referred to juvenile court. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 147 72-1 (1991) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the administration of juvenile probation and parole programs. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
SB 53 72-1 (1991) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the placement of the thumbprint and photograph of certain juveniles on an adjudication order. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 66 72-1 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to fingerprinting and photographing certain children referred to juvenile court. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 67 72-1 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the notification of certain statewide and national criminal information systems when a warrant is issued for a juvenile. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 61 72-2 (1991) Author: Carona, John Relating to fingerprinting and photographing certain children referred to juvenile court. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 64 72-2 (1991) Author: Vowell, Jack
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet | et. al.
Relating to the appropriation and allocation of bonding construction funds to the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation and the Texas Youth Commission and to special provisions governing appropriations made by the General Appropriations Act to those agencies and the Texas Department of Health. House: Government Organization
Senate: Finance
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
HB 80 72-2 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to the responsibility of a child with a mental disease or defect for delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 81 72-2 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to the jurisdiction of a juvenile court over certain persons older than 18 years of age. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 82 72-2 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to the requirement that the thumbprint of certain juveniles be placed on an adjudication order. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 83 72-2 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to the notification of certain statewide and national criminal information systems when a warrant is issued for a juvenile. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 32 72-2 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to fingerprinting and photographing certain children referred to juvenile court. Senate: Jurisprudence Co-author authorized
SB 33 72-2 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to the notification of certain statewide and national criminal information systems when a warrant is issued for a juvenile. Senate: Jurisprudence Co-author authorized
HB 156 71-0 (1989) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the adjudication and disposition of a child for an unexcused voluntary absence from school. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Tagged in committee
HB 198 71-0 (1989) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to the dismissal of certain misdemeanor charges on completion of a teen court program. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 385 71-0 (1989) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children who engage in certain conduct involving the inhalation of certain substances. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in subcommittee
HB 535 71-0 (1989) Author: Berlanga, Hugo
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to the adjudication and disposition of a child engaging in conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 1142 71-0 (1989) Author: Craddick, Tom Relating to fingerprinting and photographing a child found to have engaged in delinquent conduct. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1382 71-0 (1989) Author: Counts, David Relating to the inspection of certain juvenile files and records. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 1451 71-0 (1989) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to the suspension or denial of the driver's license or permit of a child found to have engaged in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1499 71-0 (1989) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to judicial immunity for performing administrative duties related to adult and juvenile probation services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Cal.
HB 1741 71-0 (1989) Author: Criss, Lloyd
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to long-term residential facilities for the placement of juveniles. House: Corrections
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
HB 1871 71-0 (1989) Author: Parker, Jim
Sponsor: Dickson, Temple
Relating to the detention hearings for youths committed to the Texas Youth Commission who are detained at the request of the commission. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 1950 71-0 (1989) Author: Schoolcraft, Alan
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to creation and enforcement of agreements between school districts, students, and parents or guardians. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 1993 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to a school district's entitlement to an annual allotment for each student placed by the Texas Youth Commission apart from his family in a foster care or community-based residential treatment facility.... House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2083 71-0 (1989) Author: Hightower, Allen Relating to the age at which a child committed to the Texas Youth Commission may take a high school equivalency examination. House: Corrections 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2319 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates a penal law of this state of the grade of felony and to the commitment of children to the Texas Youth Commission under a.... House: Corrections Pending in committee
HB 2362 71-0 (1989) Author: Watkins, Gary Amending V.T.C.A., Family Code Section 56.01(b). House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2474 71-0 (1989) Author: Granoff, Al Relating to the placement of a child committed to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 2752 71-0 (1989) Author: Shea, Gwyn Relating to the rights of a victim of certain delinquent children and children in need of supervision and of the victim's guardian and certain relatives. House: Judicial Affairs Companion considered in lieu in comm.
HB 2755 71-0 (1989) Author: Park, Carolyn Relating to fingerprints and photographs of children who commit certain offenses. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 39 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom
Relating to fingerprinting and photographing a child found to have engaged in delinquent conduct. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 44 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to the adjudication and disposition of a child for failure to give information and render aid at the scene of certain accidents. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 72 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to the admissibility of a statement of a child. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 839 71-0 (1989) Author: Dickson, Temple
Sponsor: Counts, David
Relating to the inspection of certain juvenile files and records. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 894 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John Relating to state aid for counties that provide secure, residential care facilities for certain delinquent children; making an appropriation. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SB 964 71-0 (1989) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates a penal law of this state of the grade of felony and to the commitment of children to the Texas Youth Commission under a.... Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1324 71-0 (1989) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to children whose behavior indicates that the children are from families in need of services. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 1386 71-0 (1989) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Shea, Gwyn
Relating to the rights of a victim of certain delinquent children and children in need of supervision and of the victim's guardian and certain relatives. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1721 71-0 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Orlando
Relating to children who engage in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision and the families of those children. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 1722 71-0 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Orlando
Relating to services to children, youth, and their families provided by the Texas Youth Commission and juvenile boards. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 1752 71-0 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to fingerprinting and photographing certain children. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 1817 71-0 (1989) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to residential facilities for certain delinquent children. Senate: Health & Human Services Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 70 71-1 (1989) Author: Garcia, Orlando Relating to services to children, youth, and their families provided by the Texas Youth Commission and juvenile boards. House: Corrections 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 71 71-1 (1989) Author: Garcia, Orlando Relating to children who engage in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision and the families of those children. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
SB 31 71-1 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Orlando
Relating to services to children, youth, and their families provided by the Texas Youth Commission and juvenile boards. House: Corrections
Senate: Health & Human Services
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 33 71-1 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to children who engage in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision and the families of those children. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 111 70-0 (1987) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to children's conduct in need of supervision. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 538 70-0 (1987) Author: Richardson, Bob
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to missing children. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 1443 70-0 (1987) Author: Perry, Rick Relating to the liability of a parent or other person for the criminal fine of a child. House: Judiciary Testimony received in committee
HB 1536 70-0 (1987) Author: Beauchamp, Jerry Relating to the age at which a child may be prosecuted for certain criminal conduct and the the admission of certain juvenile court records in the penalty phase of a criminal trial. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
SB 224 70-0 (1987) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the taking into custody and delivery of a juvenile who has left a state placement facility. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 225 70-0 (1987) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Collazo, Jr., Frank
Relating to children's conduct in need of supervision. House: Judiciary
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 358 70-0 (1987) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the jurisdiction of a juvenile court of a child who is truant or who is absent from home without the consent of a parent or guardian. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 487 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the age at which a child may be prosecuted for certain criminal conduct. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 242 69-0 (1985) Author: Toomey, Mike Amending section 25.07, V.T.C.A., Penal Code; limiting the use of the defense described in Section (b) of that section (relating to limiting the defense for harboring runaway children). House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 530 69-0 (1985) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to the sentencing and commitment of certain delinquent children to the Texas Youth Commission, to the transfer of those children to the Texas Department of Corrections after a hearing by the Juvenile Review Board, and to the age at which a child may be transferred to a criminal court for prosecution as an adult. House: Law Enforcement Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 594 69-0 (1985) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to the term of commitment of certain children to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Judiciary No action taken in committee
HB 738 69-0 (1985) Author: Granoff, Al
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to the fee paid to counties by the Texas Youth Commission for supervision of delinquent children. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 81 69-0 (1985) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to the term of commitment of certain children to the Texas Youth Commission. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 120 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Waldrop, Tom
Relating to an extension of the jurisdiction of the Texas Youth Commission to a person under the age of 21. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 146 69-0 (1985) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to the introduction of the juvenile record of the defendant at the time of sentencing. Senate: Criminal Justice Laid on the table subject to call
SB 359 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the availability of the defense of family relationship in a prosecution of the offense of harboring a runaway child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SB 504 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the civil and criminal prosecution of children, the disposition of juvenile offenders, the classification of juvenile offenders, and the detention, custody, commitment, and transfer of juvenile offenders. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 625 69-0 (1985) Author: Uribe, Hector
Sponsor: Granoff, Al
Relating to the authority of the Texas Youth Commission to provide funds for the establishment of privately owned and operated training facilities and programs for delinquent children. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 16 68-0 (1983) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to the prosecution of certain children who have been adjudicated a delinquent child on two previous occasions. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 230 68-0 (1983) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the inspection of child-care institutions by the Harris County Juvenile Board. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 475 68-0 (1983) Author: Hill, Gerald
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to the inspection of certain juvenile records by the Texas Department of Corrections for statistical and diagnostic purposes. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1477 68-0 (1983) Author: Khoury, Rollin Relating to the criminal prosecution of and civil delinquency proceedings against certain children and adults and to the disposition of certain children in delinquency proceedings. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HB 1478 68-0 (1983) Author: Khoury, Rollin Relating to juvenile law-enforcement records and files; their keeping and permitted disclosure and use. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 1479 68-0 (1983) Author: Khoury, Rollin Relating to juvenile court orders for family counseling. House: Judiciary Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1654 68-0 (1983) Author: Khoury, Rollin Relating to the criminal prosecution of and civil delinquency proceedings against certain children and adults and to the disposition of certain children in delinquency proceedings. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 1759 68-0 (1983) Author: McKenna, Jan Relating to the prosecution, sentencing, and custody of children and to the transfer of custody of certain adults. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 1761 68-0 (1983) Author: McKenna, Jan Relating to delinquent children and children in need of supervision, the practice and procedure in juvenile court, and the proceedings concerning children with mental illness, retardation, disease, or defect. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HB 1762 68-0 (1983) Author: McKenna, Jan Relating to delinquent children and children in need of supervision, the practice and procedure in juvenile court, and the responsibility of parents and others for acts of children. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 1949 68-0 (1983) Author: Waldrop, Tom Relating to the disposition of certain children in delinquency proceedings and the periods of commitment of those children. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
SB 64 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to the criminal prosecution of and civil delinquency proceedings against certain children and adults and to the disposition of certain children in delinquency proceedings. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 99 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Khoury, Rollin
Relating to juvenile court orders for family counseling. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
HB 60 68-2 (1984) Author: Gandy, Charles Relating to educational services to juvenile offenders who reside outside the school district providing the services. House: Public Education See remarks
HB 9 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to the prosecution of certain children who have been adjudicated a delinquent child on two previous occassions. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 251 67-0 (1981) Author: Messer, Bill Relating to the time that a detention hearing under Title 3, Family Code, is required. House: Judiciary Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 342 67-0 (1981) Author: Bock II, Bennie Relating to the mandatory transfer to a criminal court of certain children who have previously been found to have committed a felony offense. House: Judiciary Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
HB 1272 67-0 (1981) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the age at which a child may be fingerprinted for certain purposes. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 2166 67-0 (1981) Author: Adkisson, Tommy Relating to the disposition and commitment of certain juvenile delinquents. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
SB 164 67-0 (1981) Author: Wilson, John
Sponsor: Messer, Bill
Relating to the time that a detention hearing under Title 3, Family Code, is required. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 268 67-0 (1981) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to the disclosure of law enforcement files and records not opened to public inspection under Title 3, Family Code. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
SB 269 67-0 (1981) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Valles, Robert "Bob"
Relating to the authority of juvenile courts to order certain children found to have engaged in delinquent conduct arising from the commission of certain offenses to make full or partial restitution to the victim of the offense or to render certain services. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 685 67-0 (1981) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to the creation, purpose, and operation of the Texas Department of Juvenile Services. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
SB 686 67-0 (1981) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to the criminal prosecution of and civil delinquency proceedings against certain children and adults and to the disposition of certain children in delinquency proceedings. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Civil Matters
SB 968 67-0 (1981) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to the introduction of social history, including the juvenile record of the defendant at the time of sentencing. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 1012 67-0 (1981) Author: Meier, Bill Relating to court-ordered counseling for parents of a delinquent child or a child in need of supervision. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
HB 61 66-0 (1979) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the discharge of persons committed to the Texas Youth Council. House: Security & Sanctions Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 244 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Luther
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to the obligations and liability of parents and others for the conduct of certain children and the authority of juvenile courts to make orders for the payment of certain fees and for the welfare of children. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 277 66-0 (1979) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the commitment of children in need of supervision to the Texas Youth Council. House: Security & Sanctions Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HB 417 66-0 (1979) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to delinquent children and children in need of supervision. House: Judicial Affairs Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 788 66-0 (1979) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to the age of criminal responsibility. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1109 66-0 (1979) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Jones, Gene
Relating to the hearing to modify disposition of a child in need of supervision or a delinquent child. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1132 66-0 (1979) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to corroboration of accomplice testimony as a prerequisite to an adjudication of delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision in an adjudication hearing involving a child who is alleged to have engaged in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 1174 66-0 (1979) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to the orders that may be made by a juvenile court when a child is found to have engaged in conduct indicating a need for supervision or delinquent conduct. House: Judicial Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 1729 66-0 (1979) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to giving of warnings to juveniles. House: Judicial Affairs Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 1762 66-0 (1979) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the requirement that the testimony of an accomplice in a juvenile adjudication hearing be corroborated by other evidence. House: Judicial Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1878 66-0 (1979) Author: Hill, Anita Relating to amendment of the Texas Family Code to authorize prosecution of juveniles for misdemeanor offenses punishable by fine only in the municipal and justice courts in the State. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HB 2165 66-0 (1979) Author: Hernandez, Joe
Sponsor: Vale, Bob
Relating to the authority of the county court and justice courts to order detention of a child for wilful violation of the compulsory school attendance law; declaring an emergency. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HCR 101 66-0 (1979) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Requesting the Criminal Justice Center at Sam Houston State University to study methods for reporting child abuse, juvenile offenses, and runaways. House: Higher Education
Senate: Administration
Referred to Committee on Administration
SB 45 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Untermeyer, Chase
Relating to court-ordered restitution or charitable service by children in need of supervision or delinquent children. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 47 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the payment of attorney's fees to an attorney appointed to represent a child in certain suits. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 332 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter
Sponsor: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
Relating to the creation and administration of a juvenile awareness program providing information and education about criminal incarceration to delinquent children. House: Security & Sanctions
Senate: Jurisprudence
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 451 66-0 (1979) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to corroboration of accomplice testimony as a prerequisite to an adjudication of delinquent conduct or conduct indincating a need for supervision in an adjjdication hearing involving a child who is alleged to have engaged in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 468 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to contracts by the Texas Youth Council for the provision of juvenile services. Senate: Human Resources Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 540 66-0 (1979) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to photographing children in connection with the investigation of criminal offenses. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 541 66-0 (1979) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to the grounds for the detention of a child taken into custody under Title 3, Family Code. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1008 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the authority of the Texas Youth Council over activities of and care and treatment for delinquent children in its care without consent of parents or managing conservators. Senate: Human Resources Referred to Committee on Human Resources
HB 233 65-0 (1977) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to the effect in juvenile delinquency proceedings of the testimony of an accomplice. House: Judiciary Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 234 65-0 (1977) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to the use of photographs of children for identification and in connection with the investigation of criminal offenses. House: Judiciary Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 236 65-0 (1977) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to payments for the support of a child detained pending adjudication of a petition alleging delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judiciary Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 237 65-0 (1977) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to the grounds for the detention of a child taken into custody. House: Judiciary Coauthor authorized
HB 238 65-0 (1977) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to the taking of a child into custody by a probation officer. House: Judiciary Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 239 65-0 (1977) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to the prosecution as adults of persons 15 years old or over who are alleged to have committed certain offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 575 65-0 (1977) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to the grounds for detaining a child in custody. House: Judiciary Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 813 65-0 (1977) Author: Wilson, John Relating to the commitment and supervision of children in need of supervision and children in violation of certain orders of juvenile court. House: Judiciary Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 911 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Luther Relating to the authority of a juvenile court to make appropriate orders for the benefit of the child, to require payments to cover the costs of probation for a child; to provide for monetary restitution for victimes; to approve paroles of delinquent children from the Texas Youth Council; and to permit the use of certain statements by a child. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 924 65-0 (1977) Author: Washington, Craig
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the commitment of a mentally retarded child who has been accused of delinquent conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judiciary
Senate: Human Resources
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1038 65-0 (1977) Author: Stubbeman, David Relating to certain procedures in trials of juveniles alleged to be in need of supervision or to have engaged in delinquent conduct. House: Judiciary Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 1146 65-0 (1977) Author: Berlanga, Hugo
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 1916 65-0 (1977) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to delinquent children and children needing supervision. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
SB 35 65-0 (1977) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to the liability of parents of other persons having the duty of control and reasonable discipline of a child for the value of property taken by the child. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Civil Matters
SB 397 65-0 (1977) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Wilson, John
Relating to the commitment and supervision of children in need of supervision and children in violation of certain orders of a juvenile court. House: Judiciary
Senate: Human Resources
90 Day Bill
HB 582 64-0 (1975) Author: Denton, Lane Relating to programs of the Texas Youth Council to prevent the delinquency of children and to divert from the juvenile justice system predelinquent children; authorizing the Texas Youth Council to contract with cities and political subdivisions of the state and private individuals and organizations for the implementation of delinquency diversion and prevention programs. House: Social Services Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 678 64-0 (1975) Author: Caldwell, Neil Granting the authority to the Texas Youth Council to assist local communities with services and funding of programs for pre-delinquent and delinquent children; permitting the Texas Youth Council to promulgate rules and regulations concerning such services and funding. House: Social Services Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 681 64-0 (1975) Author: Nabers, Lynn Relating to the authority of the Texas Youth Council to assist local communities with services and funding of programs for predelinquent and delinquent children; permitting Texas Youth Council to promulgate rules and regulations concerning such services and funding. House: Social Services Referred to subcommittee
HB 805 64-0 (1975) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to the definition of parent; relating to the definition of delinquent conduct; declaring certain unexcused absences from school to be conduct indicating a need for supervision, declaring driving while intoxicated a need for supervision, and deleting from the definition of conduct indicating a need for supervision a violation of certain court orders; defining excused absences; relating to the jurisdiction of the juvenile court; relating to the inspection of detention facilities; relating to the fingerprinting of children; relating to the detention of children; authorizing the detention hearing to be conducted in the county of the place of detention of the child; relating to mandatory waiver of juvenile court jurisdiction and transfer to criminal courts; requiring unanimous verdicts; authorizing the court to enjoin certain persons from having contact with a child; changing references to the age of 21 to age 18; relating to the age of criminal responsibility and prosecution of certain minors. House: Judiciary Laid on the table subject to call
HB 813 64-0 (1975) Author: Allred, Dave Relating to the procedure in juvenile court for the placement of a mentally retarded child alleged or found to have engaged in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision; providing for a determination of retardation and competence, authorizing examinations, observation, and treatment by mental health or mental retardation professionals. House: Health & Welfare Referred to Committee on Health and Welfare
HB 893 64-0 (1975) Author: Caldwell, Neil Relating to the authority of juvenile courts to commit certain children to the Texas Youth Council and prohibiting the Texas Youth Council from placing such children in institutions for children who have committed delinquent acts. House: Social Services Referred to Committee on Social Services
HB 1264 64-0 (1975) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to juvenile delinquency and children in need of supervision; defining "child"; providing the time for a detention hearing; providing for appeal; relating to confession. House: Judiciary Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 1714 64-0 (1975) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to conduct by children that indicates a need for supervision. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HB 2037 64-0 (1975) Author: Leland, Mickey Relating to the Family Code provisions concerning conduct by a child indicating a need for supervision. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HB 2071 64-0 (1975) Author: Denton, Lane Relating to the authority of the Texas Youth Council to assist local communities with services and funding of programs for delinquent children and children in danger of becoming delinquent; permitting the Texas Youth Council to promulgate rules and regulations concerning such funding; providing for the creation of an Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and of County Youth Services Boards. House: Social Services Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 247 64-0 (1975) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Maloney, Robert
Amending Title 3, Family Code; providing an effective date. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
90 day bill
SB 277 64-0 (1975) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Sponsor: Caldwell, Neil
Granting the authority to the Texas Youth Council to assist local communities with services and funding of programs for pre-delinquent and delinquent children; permitting the Texas Youth Council to promulgate rules and regulations concerning such services and funding. House: Social Services
Senate: Human Resources
Effective immediately
SB 376 64-0 (1975) Author: Braecklein, Bill Relating to the procedure in juvenile court for the placement of a mentally retarded child alleged or found to have engaged in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision; providing for a determination of retardation and competence, authorizing examinations, observation, and treatment by mental health or mental retardation professionals. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably
SB 403 64-0 (1975) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete" Relating to the authority of juvenile courts to commit children in need of supervision to the Texas Youth Council; prohibiting the Texas Youth Council from placing such children in institutions for children who have committed delinquent acts; and providing for modification of a court disposition under specific circumstances. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Civil Matters
SB 782 64-0 (1975) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to delinquent conduct and conduct indicating a need for supervision; relating to commitment to the Texas Youth Council; authorizing the juvenile court to identify certain children as dangerous to themselves or to others and providing for confinement for children dangerous to themselves or others. Senate: Human Resources Referred to Committee on Human Resources
HB 67 63-0 (1973) Author: Calhoun, Frank Relating to delinquent children, children in need of supervision, and children with mental illness, retardation, disease, or defect. House: Judiciary Sent to Calendar Committee
HB 631 63-0 (1973) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to sealing all files and records in certain cases involving juveniles, and providing immunity in certain cases. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 1442 63-0 (1973) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to the functions, powers, and duties of the Texas Department of Services to Children and Youth. House: Human Resources Commitee substitute
SB 111 63-0 (1973) Author: Wallace, Jim
Sponsor: Calhoun, Frank
Relating to delinquent children, children in need of supervision, and children with mental illness, retardation, disease, or defect; providing procedures for courts, officers and other persons, and agencies and institutions, dealing with such children; placing limitations on public access to hearings and records concerning juveniles; containing other provisions for their protection, care, or rehabilitation; providing for the extent of applicability of this Act; providing for an effective date; providing for severability. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Signed by Governor
SB 157 63-0 (1973) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Relating to requiring an attorney's affidavit in a proceeding to determine whether a child is a delinquent; providing, on commitment of a delinquent, for the forwarding of certain papers to the Texas Youth Council. Senate: Jurisprudence Committee hearing date
HB 610 62-0 (1971) Author: Stewart, Vernon Relating to state aid to the counties to support local juvenile probation services.
HB 1336 62-0 (1971) Author: Graves, Curtis M. Relating to creating the Texas Metropolitan Youth Council to handle juvenile delinquents in Harris, Dallas, Bexar, and El Paso Counties.
HR 301 62-0 (1971) Author: Foreman, Wilson Creating a special interim committee on juvenile delinquency.
HB 899 61-0 (1969) Author: Cummings, Russell Bennett Relating to providing a penalty for failure of a parent in certain cases to report a violation of a delinquent child's probation.
HB 1240 61-0 (1969) Author: Stewart, Vernon James Relating to requiring a delinquent child, as a condition of probation, to make restitution for injury to person or property of another, and if the delinquent act was committed with the knowledge or neglect of the parent or guardian, authorizing the court to require the parent or guardian to make restitution not to exceed a specified amount; imposing responsibility on persons having custody of delinquent children and providing punishment by contempt for violation.
HB 1248 61-0 (1969) Author: Farenthold, Frances "Sissy" Relating to instigated offenses.
HB 1254 61-0 (1969) Author: Graves, Curtis M. Relating to creating the Texas Metropolitan Youth Council.
HB 1441 61-0 (1969) Author: Stewart, Vernon James Relating to the liability of parents of minors under the age of eighteen (18) who maliciously and willfully damage or destroy certain property.
SB 207 61-0 (1969) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to the employment, appointment and compensation of counsel in juvenile delinquency proceedings.
SB 837 61-0 (1969) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to delinquent children and children in need of supervision; relating to the jurisdiction of the juvenile courts; providing a new style for cases involving a delinquent child or a child in need of supervision; providing certain procedures for a child taken into custody; providing for bail for certain children detained; providing for separate adjudicatory and dispositional hearings; providing for the disposition of a child in need of supervision; relating to the qualifications of juvenile court judges.
HB 786 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to requiring a delinquent child, as a condition of probation, to make restitution for injury to person or property of another if the delinquent act was committed with the knowledge or neglect of the parent or guardian, and authorizing the court to require the parent or guardian to make restitution not to exceed a specified amount; imposing responsibility on persons having custody of delinquent children and providing punishment by contempt for violation.
HB 791 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to changing the maximum age for a person classified as a female delinquent child from 18 to 17 years.
HB 1002 60-0 (1967) Author: Vickery, Glenn Wheeler | et. al. Relating to providing that a delinquent child who has committed an offense before his sixteenth birthday which would be a felony if committed by an adult shall not be prosecuted as an adult at any later date; providing that a delinquent child who has committed an offense after his sixteenth birthday which would be a felony if committed by an adult may be certified and transferred, in the discretion of the Juvenile Court, to the district court which would have jurisdiction if the offense had been committed by an adult.
HB 219 59-0 (1965) Author: Whatley, Willis James Relating to amending certain acts relating to the liability of parents of minors under the age of 18 and over the age of 10 who maliciously and willfully damage or destroy certain property.
HB 444 59-0 (1965) Author: Roberts, Ronald Edd | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts providing for transfers of certain cases in Juvenile Courts from the jurisdiction of Juvenile Courts to the jurisdiction of the other courts in this State.
HB 531 59-0 (1965) Author: Finney, Dave Relating to the adoption of an interstate compact on juveniles.
HB 802 59-0 (1965) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" Relating to amending certain Acts by reducing the maximum ages of those minors to which a certain Act applies.
HB 896 59-0 (1965) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to providing for the establishment of additional State schools for the custody, diagnosis, care and training of delinquent children.
SB 250 59-0 (1965) Author: Kennard, Don Relating to the adoption of an interstate compact on juveniles.
HB 81 58-0 (1963) Author: Grover, Henry Cushing "Hank" | et. al. Relating to providing lower age limits for definition of "delinquent child."
HB 195 58-0 (1963) Author: Murray, Menton J. | et. al. Relating to providing that a boy between the age of fifteen and seventeen or a girl between the age of fifteen and eighteen may be indicted for a felony under certain circumstances and not treated as a delinquent child.
HB 388 58-0 (1963) Author: Roberts, Ronald Edd | et. al. Relating to providing for transfers of certain cases in juvenile courts from the jurisdiction of juvenile courts to the jurisdiction of the other courts in this state; providing that certain delinquent children shall be subject to the penal laws and criminal prosecution the same as if they were adults; prescribing the power, authority and jurisdiction of juvenile courts; prescribing the power, authority and duties of various state agencies handling delinquent children.
HB 798 58-0 (1963) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to providing for transfers of certain cases in juvenile courts from the jurisdiction of juvenile courts to the jurisdiction of other courts in this state; providing that certain delinquent children shall be subject to the penal laws and criminal prosecution the same as if they were adults.
HB 106 57-0 (1961) Author: Roberts, Ronald Edd | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Act providing for transfers of certain cases in Juvenile Courts to the jurisdiction of other courts in this State.
SB 49 57-0 (1961) Author: Kazen, Jr., Abraham "Chick" | et. al. Relating to revising and arranging certain statutes of this State relating to delinquent and dependent children, juvenile courts, detention homes, juvenile boards, juvenile officers and domestic relations courts into a consistent whole and under a single title.
HB 616 56-0 (1959) Author: Pearcy, Jr., Cecil Wilton Relating to the assumption of financial responsibility for the acts of a delinquent child, by persons having custody by order of a Juvenile Court.
HB 617 56-0 (1959) Author: Pearcy, Jr., Cecil Wilton Relating to the assumption of financial responsibility for the acts of a delinquent child, by persons having custody by order of a Juvenile Court, and relating to the posting of a cash bond by parents or other persons having custody of a delinquent child to assure the compliance of the terms of probation set by the Juvenile Court.
SB 245 56-0 (1959) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to defining the offense of encouraging or contributing to child delinquency and prescribing the punishment therefor.
HB 575 55-0 (1957) Author: de la Garza, II, Eligio "Kika" Relating to creating a State Youth Authority for the protection, care, training and parole supervision of delinquent children, and, among other things, defining its powers, duties, and functions.
HB 695 55-0 (1957) Author: Joseph, Jr., Thomas R. "Tom" Relating to revising and arranging certain statutes of this State relating to delinquent and dependent children, juvenile courts, detention homes, juvenile boards, juvenile officers and domestic relations courts into a consistent whole and under a single title, preserving the substantive law as it existed immediately prior to the passage of this Act.
SB 21 55-0 (1957) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to amending certain Statutes providing that any male between the ages of 10 and 14, and any female between the ages of 10 and 15, who commits any criminal offense of the grade of a felony in this State shall be prosecuted in the same manner and to the same degree as any other person who violates the criminal statues of the State of Texas; provided, however, that if any male under the age of 14, or any female under the age of 15, commits an offense of the grade of a felony, then the same shall be tried before a jury, as in other criminal cases and such jury shall determine if such male or female has sufficient understanding of the nature and quality of the act committed.
SB 34 55-0 (1957) Author: Ashley, Sr., Carlos C. Relating to authorizing the recovery of civil damages from parents of minors due to the malicious or willful damage or destruction of property by minors under the age of 18 years living with the parents.
SB 267 55-0 (1957) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to defining the offense of encouraging or contributing to child delinquency and prescribing the punishment therefor, etc.
SB 128 54-0 (1955) Author: Kazen, Jr., Abraham "Chick" | et. al. Relating to revising and arranging certain statutes of this State relating to delinquent and dependent children, juvenile courts, detention homes, juvenile boards, juvenile officers and domestic relations courts into a consistent whole and under a single title, preserving the substantive law as it existed immediately prior to the passage of this Act; providing a severability clause; providing a savings clause; repealing certain statutes relating to delinquent and dependent children, juvenile courts, detention homes, juvenile board, juvenile officers and domestic relations courts.
HB 432 53-0 (1953) Author: Burkett, Omar Relating to amending certain Acts so as to reduce the number of members of the State Youth Development Council to four (4); providing for the functions of said Council; fixing the effective date of this Act.
HB 787 53-0 (1953) Author: Elliott, William Marshall "Bill" Relating to amending certain Acts by redefining delinquent child and further providing that nothing in certain Acts shall prevent a grand jury from indicting any person covered by this Act.
SB 305 53-0 (1953) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to defining the offense of encouraging or contributing to child delinquency and prescribing the punishment therefor.
HB 580 52-0 (1951) Author: McIlhany, Grainger Walter Relating to defining delinquent parents; providing that a parent or person standing in place of a parent who fails or omits to exercise reasonable diligence to prevent a child from operating or driving an automobile or any other motor vehicle in a reckless manner, at an excessive rate of speed, or while under the influence of intoxicating liquors, is guilty of a misdemeanor; prescribing a penalty.
HB 340 51-0 (1949) Author: Aynesworth, Jake K. Relating to defining delinquent parents; providing that delinquent parents are guilty of a misdemeanor; prescribing a penalty.
HB 656 51-0 (1949) Author: Heflin, James McDonald | et. al. Relating to defining the offense of encouraging or contributing to child delinquency and prescribing the punishment thereof, stating the definition of the term delinquency, fixing the jurisdiction of the court, authorizing the court to suspend any sentence imposed and to require a bond conditioned on the performance of conditions imposed by the court.
SB 425 51-0 (1949) Author: Vick, Kyle A. Relating to amending a previous Act, providing for punishment of parents or persons contributing to delinquency of minors.
HB 93 50-0 (1947) Author: Williams, Eugene C. | et. al. Relating to re-establishing the Division of Child Welfare in the State Department of Public Welfare; providing for the repeal of all laws and parts of laws in conflict; providing a savings and severability clause.
HB 532 50-0 (1947) Author: Aynesworth, Jake K. | et. al. Relating to defining delinquent parents; providing that delinquent parents are guilty of a misdemeanor, prescribing a penalty; providing a saving clause.
HB 752 50-0 (1947) Author: Sellers, Sam C. Relating to amending a previous Act, making it a penal offense for any person to cause, encourage, or contribute to the delinquency of any female child under the age of 18 years, or any male child under the age of 17 years.
HB 363 49-0 (1945) Author: Celaya, Augustine Relating to amending certain Statutes by defining the offense of contributing to the delinquency of a child under the age of seventeen (17) years, or contributing to the delinquency, dependency, or neglect of a Neglected Child or an Habitual Drunkard or a Narcotic Addict, defining the term "Delinquency", and providing a penalty.
HB 86 48-0 (1943) Author: Goodman, James H. | et. al. Relating to changing the method for handling delinquent children from the present criminal procedure to guardianship in order to secure for each child coming within the Act such care, guidance and control as will serve the child's welfare and the best interest of the State; providing a saving clause and a repealing clause.
HB 224 48-0 (1943) Author: Carrington, Joe C. Relating to giving the district courts in certain counties injunctive powers in cases of persons violating or threatening to violate the provisions of Article 534 of the Penal Code of the State of Texas, as amended; giving the juvenile and district courts certain powers to order parents or other persons responsible for the support of dependent or neglected children to support such children and providing for the enforcement of such orders by civil contempt proceedings.
HB 630 48-0 (1943) Author: Goodman, James H. Relating to amending certain Statutes by adding a provision that in case any child is adjudged to be dependent or neglected, the parent or other responsible person may be compelled to contribute to the support of such child even though the right of control over the child has been terminated.
SB 44 48-0 (1943) Author: Weinert, Rudolph A. Relating to changing the method for handling delinquent children from the present criminal procedure to guardianship in order to secure for each child coming within the Act such care, guidance and control as will serve the child's welfare and the best interest of the state.
SB 420 47-0 (1941) Author: Moore, Weaver Relating to amending certain Article of the Revised Civil Statutes making its provisions applicable where a child has been adjudged a delinquent child.
SB 506 47-0 (1941) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Relating to amending a certain Act empowering and authorizing certain counties, containing a city of certain population, jointly with such city to establish, own and operate a parental home and school for the training of dependent and delinquent youth resident of that county or city.
HB 1073 45-0 (1937) Relating to defining the term "delinquent child" and providing that such shall be proceeded against as such in the manner provided by law so as to effect the object of this law, and providing for the bringing of such before a juvenile court upon indictment or information, or before the district court on the petition of any person, or the Humane Society, or an institution of similar purposes or character, and for the commitment of such to the State Juvenile Training School if a boy, and to the Girls' Training School, if a girl, during minority.
SB 35 41-0 (1929) Author: Woodward, Walter Calisto Relating to making it a penal offense for any person to cause, encourage or contribute to the delinquency of any minor under the age of seventeen years.
HB 63 40-0 (1927) Author: Harman, William Murdock Relating to the arrest and custody of a delinquent child or children; providing for the detention of such a child or children in counties having a population of fifty thousand or more.
HB 64 40-0 (1927) Author: Harman, William Murdock Relating to amending Article 534 of the Penal Code; making it a penal offense for any person to cause, encourage or contribute to the delinquency of any minor under the age of seventeen years.
HB 432 36-0 (1919) Author: Cox, Ben L. Relating to amending certain Act defining "Delinquent Child" and regulating the treatment and control of same by providing for the trial and punishment of delinquent children or juveniles.
SB 267 35-0 (1917) Author: Dayton, George W. Relating to defining a delinquent child and regulating the treatment and control of same; providing a penalty.
HB 98 35-4 (1918) Author: Murphy, Sr., Charles Alfred | et. al. Relating to delinquent children so as to include and further prescribe the procedure in cases of boys and girls; fixing penalties.
SB 62 35-4 (1918) Author: Bee, Carlos Relating to amending the Code of Criminal Procedure relating to delinquent children.
SB 63 35-4 (1918) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to making it a penal offense for any person to cause, encourage or contribute to the delinquency of any minor under the age of 17 years.
HB 99 33-0 (1913) Author: Henry, Sr., Patrick | et. al. Relating to the treatment and control of delinquent and neglected children.
HB 160 33-0 (1913) Author: Templeton, Rufus Lee Relating to providing a penalty for any minor under the age of twenty-one years, to enter and remain in any business wherein intoxicating liquors are sold without the written consent of the parents or guardian.
HB 570 33-0 (1913) Author: Henry, Sr., Patrick | et. al. Relating to providing for the establishment and maintenance of a State Training School upon the cottage plan for dependent and delinquent girls of Texas, to locate same and provide for its control and management, and to make constitutional appropriations, and to provide for private, county and city donations for its establishment.
SB 202 31-0 (1909) Relating to amending Section nine of "An Act to define 'delinquent child' and to regulate the treatment and control of same"; providing for commitment of delinquent and incorrigible juveniles to the State Institution for the Training of Juveniles; providing procedure.
HB 206 30-0 (1907) Relating to defining "delinquent child," and to regulate the treatment and control of same.
SB 54 30-0 (1907) Relating to providing for the punishment of persons responsible for and contributing to the delinquency or neglect and dependency of children.

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