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HB 596 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al. Relating to the duration of an appointment of a guardian ad litem or an attorney ad litem for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1022 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John Relating to a written declaration to designate a guardian before the need for a guardian arises. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2892 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John Relating to guardianships; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3109 85-0 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the appointment of a guardian ad litem or an attorney ad litem for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. House: Human Services Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3847 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to guardianships, substitutes for guardianships, and durable powers of attorney for persons with disabilities or who are incapacitated. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3970 85-0 (2017) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to the allocation of certain general revenue to grants for local guardianship programs and local money management services. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 43 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Murr, Andrew
Relating to the Judicial Branch Certification Commission; authorizing fees; providing penalties. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 469 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to the duration of an appointment of a guardian ad litem or an attorney ad litem for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 498 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Neave, Victoria
Relating to the use of person first respectful language instead of the term "ward." House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Record vote
SB 511 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Wray, John
Relating to a written declaration to designate a guardian before the need for a guardian arises. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1096 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to guardianships; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1325 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to authorizing counties to establish public guardians to serve as guardians for certain incapacitated persons. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1709 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Moody, Joe
Relating to the requirement of a guardian to provide information regarding a ward's health and residence to certain relatives of the ward. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1710 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Neave, Victoria
Relating to applications for the complete restoration of a ward's capacity or modification of a guardianship. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1764 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy
Relating to the investment of funds in, and operation of guardianships of the estate in relation to, accounts established under the Texas Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program. House: Human Services
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 39 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to guardianships for incapacitated persons and to substitutes for guardianships for certain adults with disabilities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 723 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the appointment of a guardian ad litem and attorney ad litem for a minor in an application for a court order authorizing the minor to consent to an abortion. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1337 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to requiring institutions and assisted living facilities to maintain guardianship orders of residents. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1438 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to probate matters, including guardianships and other matters related to incapacitated persons. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1921 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to requiring criminal history record information concerning a family member being proposed to serve as a guardian of a ward or proposed ward. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2429 84-0 (2015) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to the persons who may consent to the medical care or immunization of a child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2665 84-0 (2015) Author: Moody, Joe
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to access to and receipt of certain information regarding a ward by certain relatives of the ward. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2998 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Justin | et. al. Relating to adoption of the Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3137 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the use of unsworn declarations for filing certain annual reports by guardians of the person. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3424 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to a study and report on the establishment of a central database containing information about certain individuals under guardianship. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3643 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to temporary guardianships pending contest. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3645 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to temporary guardianships pending contest. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3914 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to certain court-initiated guardianship proceedings involving individuals believed to be incapacitated persons including the appointment of a guardian ad litem or court investigator. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3930 84-0 (2015) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the provision of care and treatment to certain incapacitated persons. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HR 3437 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1882. Reported enrolled
SB 1224 84-0 (2015) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to guardianships for incapacitated persons. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1369 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to reports on attorney ad litem, guardian ad litem, guardian, mediator, and competency evaluator appointments made by courts in this state and an interim study on a billing system for attorneys ad litem. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1882 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to a bill of rights for wards under guardianship. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 843 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to persons entitled to notice of and to participation in certain hearings regarding a child in the conservatorship of the state. House: Human Services
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1065 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the right of an employee who is a victim of a crime to time off from work to attend court proceedings related to that crime. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1087 83-0 (2013) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to authorizing the placement of a security freeze on the consumer file or other record created or maintained by a consumer reporting agency regarding a person under 16 years of age. House: Business & Industry Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1418 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to examination requirements for wards and proposed wards in certain guardianship matters. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2080 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to guardianships, including the assessment and payment of attorney's fees and other court costs in guardianships, and to court-created management trusts for persons who have physical disabilities or who are incapacitated; changing the amount of a fee and requiring the collection of a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 1/1/14
HB 2303 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to a request for a customer record of a financial institution for guardianship purposes. House: Human Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2407 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to restoration of a person's right to purchase a firearm on termination of a guardianship. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 1/1/14
HB 2411 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the authority of a guardian of the person of a ward to sign certain documents related to employment of the ward. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2412 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to notice and reporting of investigations of certified guardians conducted by the Guardianship Certification Board. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2413 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the protection of persons from family violence and other violence in guardianship proceedings. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2463 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the contents of a court order appointing a guardian of the person of a ward. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2508 83-0 (2013) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the protection of persons from family violence and other violence in guardianship proceedings. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2600 83-0 (2013) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to the determination of probable cause for a court to ascertain whether a person is an incapacitated person for purposes of the appointment of a guardian ad litem or court investigator. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2619 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: West, Royce | et. al.
Relating to the educational needs of children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2915 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to relating to notice and costs in guardianship proceedings. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2970 83-0 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the procedures for the placement of children by certain governmental agencies. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3431 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to procedures in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship and the operation of the child protective services and foster care systems. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3656 83-0 (2013) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to court authorization of elective surgery for certain persons with disabilities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3728 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the privilege of a parent or guardian to refuse to testify against the parent or guardian's child. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 60 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to authorizing the placement of a security freeze on the consumer file or other record created or maintained by a consumer reporting agency regarding a person under 16 years of age. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/14
SB 528 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to examination requirements for wards and proposed wards in certain guardianship matters. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 647 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to guardianships, including the assessment and payment of attorney's fees and other court costs in guardianships, and to court-created management trusts for persons who have physical disabilities or who are incapacitated. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 1235 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to guardianships, including assessments for and provision of guardianship services by the Department of Aging and Disability Services. House: Human Services
Senate: Jurisprudence
See remarks for effective date
HB 794 82-0 (2011) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al. Relating to investigations of child abuse or neglect, including the placement of children removed from their homes as a result of an investigation. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 1078 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the appointment of a guardian ad litem and attorney for a minor in an application for a court order authorizing the minor to consent to an abortion. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1837 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to guardianships and alternatives to guardianship for persons who have physical disabilities or who are incapacitated. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2488 82-0 (2011) Author: Scott, Connie
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to access to a child's medical records by the child's attorney ad litem, guardian ad litem, or amicus attorney. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 2744 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to guardianships, including the functions of the Guardianship Certification Board. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2759 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of provisions of the Texas Probate Code relating to durable powers of attorney, guardianships, and other related proceedings and alternatives, and the redesignation of certain other provisions of the Texas Probate Code, including conforming amendments and repeals. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Administration
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2900 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to guardianship matters and proceedings. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
HB 3229 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the right of an employee who is a victim of a crime to time off from work to attend court proceedings related to that crime. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 3380 82-0 (2011) Author: Shelton, Mark Relating to certain persons receiving mental health services. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
SB 64 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the right of an employee who is a victim of a crime to time off from work to attend court proceedings related to that crime. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 220 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to guardianships, including the assessment of prospective wards for, and the provision of, guardianship services by the Department of Aging and Disability Services. House: Human Services
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 481 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim
Relating to the removal of a guardian of an incapacitated person ordered by a court. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 715 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: Scott, Connie
Relating to access to a child's medical records by the child's attorney ad litem, guardian ad litem, or amicus attorney. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
SB 1196 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose
Sponsor: Hartnett, Will
Relating to guardianships and alternatives to guardianship for persons who have physical disabilities or who are incapacitated. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1299 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of provisions of the Texas Probate Code relating to durable powers of attorney, guardianships, and other related proceedings and alternatives, and the redesignation of certain other provisions of the Texas Probate Code, including conforming amendments and repeals. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
HB 804 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to authorizing a power of attorney for the medical care and education of a child. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1940 81-0 (2009) Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al. Relating to an agreement authorizing a non-parent relative of a child to make certain decisions regarding the child; providing a penalty. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1943 81-0 (2009) Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to the appointment of volunteer advocates as guardians ad litem in suits affecting the parent-child relationship. House: Human Services
Senate: Jurisprudence
Left pending in committee
HB 2040 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to establishing a kinship guardian assistance program. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 2260 81-0 (2009) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to a determination of whether a probate court of this state is a more appropriate forum than a court of another state with respect to guardianship proceedings involving adults. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3112 81-0 (2009) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the referral of an elderly or disabled person to the Department of Aging and Disability Services and the determination by that agency of the need for a guardianship for that person. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 4568 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to investigations of child abuse and neglect, including the placement of children removed from their homes as a result of an investigation. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 4570 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to designated caregivers for children in the managing conservatorship of the state. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
SB 1598 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Herrero, Abel
Relating to an agreement authorizing a nonparent relative of a child to make certain decisions regarding the child; providing a penalty. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 2434 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the appointment of guardians ad litem in suits affecting the parent-child relationship. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 342 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to concurrent guardianship proceedings in this state and in a foreign jurisdiction. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 353 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the obtaining of criminal history record information in a guardianship matter or proceeding. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 417 80-0 (2007) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Relating to guardianship matters and proceedings. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 585 80-0 (2007) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the jurisdiction and procedures of a probate court in certain guardianship proceedings. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 1484 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to provisional certification for certain guardians. House: Judiciary Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1708 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to examination requirements in certain guardianship matters concerning persons with mental retardation. House: Human Services Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1709 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to bonds required of guardians and other personal representatives. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2691 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to grants provided to local guardianship programs. House: Human Services
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 400 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the jurisdiction of a probate court in certain guardianship proceedings. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 506 80-0 (2007) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to provisional certification for certain guardians. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1303 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to guardianship matters and proceedings. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 226 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the duties of an attorney ad litem appointed for a child in certain proceedings regarding the abuse or neglect of the child. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 230 79-0 (2005) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to grounds for removal of a guardian. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 307 79-0 (2005) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to court-ordered representation in suits affecting the parent-child relationship. House: Human Services
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 920 79-0 (2005) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to protective and guardianship services for elderly and disabled persons. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1191 79-0 (2005) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to guardianship matters and proceedings. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1212 79-0 (2005) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to abortion and parental consent to an abortion; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1467 79-0 (2005) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to the offense of prohibited sexual conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1501 79-0 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the authority of a guardian of the estate of a ward to make certain gifts of the ward's estate for estate planning purposes. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1792 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to conforming the law concerning the removal of a guardian of a ward to amendments made by the 78th Legislature. House: Judiciary Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2347 79-0 (2005) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to guardians ad litem. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 3388 79-0 (2005) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to court-ordered possession of or access to a child by the child's grandparent, aunt, or uncle. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3392 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to parental consent before an abortion may be performed on certain minors; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 346 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to conforming the law concerning the removal of a guardian of a ward to amendments made by the 78th Legislature. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1150 79-0 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Phil
Relating to parental consent for the performance of an abortion; providing penalties. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Laid on the table subject to call
SB 1158 79-0 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to guardianship matters and proceedings. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 65 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to certain rights in a criminal or juvenile justice proceeding afforded to a child victim. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 445 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the filing of a recusal motion in a proceeding involving a temporary guardianship. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken in committee
HB 1011 78-0 (2003) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to postconviction DNA testing. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1470 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to guardianships and the jurisdiction of certain courts; providing a criminal penalty. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1709 78-0 (2003) Author: Casteel, Carter
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the settlement of the guardianship of the estate of a ward. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1752 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to investigations and other procedures with respect to allegations of child abuse or neglect. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to subcommittee
HB 1815 78-0 (2003) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to court-ordered representation in suits affecting the parent-child relationship. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1985 78-0 (2003) Author: Casteel, Carter
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the immunity of guardians ad litem in certain guardianship proceedings from liability for certain damages. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2189 78-0 (2003) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to temporary guardianship procedures. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2274 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to procedures and orders in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2387 78-0 (2003) Author: Casteel, Carter Relating to the appointment of an attorney to represent the interests of a proposed ward in certain guardianship proceedings. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2431 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to jurisdiction of courts with respect to guardianship proceedings. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2679 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the authority of a guardian of the person of a ward to transport the ward to an inpatient mental health facility and file for emergency detention under certain circumstances and to consent to the administration of certain medication. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2852 78-0 (2003) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to the appointment of the Department of Protective and Regulatory Services to serve as a temporary or permanent guardian for a ward. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 1178 78-0 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to guardianships of incapacitated persons; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1410 78-0 (2003) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the appointment of the Department of Protective and Regulatory Services to serve as a temporary or permanent guardian for a ward. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 1450 78-0 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the authority of a guardian of the person of a ward to transport the ward to an inpatient mental health facility and file for emergency detention under certain circumstances and to consent to the administration of certain medication. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 482 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to protecting certain persons from retaliation by nursing homes or intermediate care facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 628 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to authorizing a person other than a corporate fiduciary to serve as trustee of certain trusts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 847 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to special appointments in suits affecting the parent-child relationship. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 898 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to the administration of certain property of incapacitated persons, wards, and former wards. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 952 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to interstate guardianships. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1037 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to jurisdiction of a court over certain matters related to the ward's estate after a ward's guardianship is settled. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1132 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Bernsen, David
Relating to guardianships and other related matters concerning incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1233 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the prepayment of funeral services by a guardian of the estate of a ward. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2322 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the authority of a guardian of the person of a ward to consent to the voluntary admission of the ward to an inpatient psychiatric facility. House: Judicial Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2716 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to an application for the appointment of a guardian for certain incapacitated minors. House: Judicial Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2971 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to stand-by guardianships for certain minors. House: Judicial Affairs Subcommittee members named
HB 3144 77-0 (2001) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Bernsen, David
Relating to incapacitated persons, wards, and former wards. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 722 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to guardianships and other related matters concerning incapacitated persons. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 869 77-0 (2001) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to incapacitated persons, wards, and proposed wards. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1239 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to stand-by guardianships for certain minors. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1417 77-0 (2001) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the compensation and expenses of guardians and temporary guardians of the estate. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1719 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the authority of a guardian of the person of a ward to consent to the voluntary admission of the ward to an inpatient psychiatric facility. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 777 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the jurisdiction of a statutory probate court in certain guardianship matters. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1607 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the assignment of a statutory probate court judge to hear a contested probate or guardianship matter. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 1663 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the creation, modification, or closing of a guardianship of an incapacitated person. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1851 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to guardianships and other related matters concerning incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2164 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the appointment of a guardian for certain incapacitated minors. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2165 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to guardianships for incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2166 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the appointment of successor guardians for wards of guardianship programs or governmental entities serving as guardians. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2425 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the provision of inpatient mental health services to certain incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2455 76-0 (1999) Author: Edwards, Al
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to access for certain persons to the medical records of a child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2795 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to notice and hearing for the appointment of a guardian for incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3310 76-0 (1999) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to guardianships and other related matters concerning incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 3337 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to guardianships for missing persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3338 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to a waiver of the bond requirement for certain guardians of children. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3630 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to guardianships for incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 209 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to surrogate decision-making regarding treatment of certain individuals with mental retardation or related conditions. House: Public Health
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1004 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the jurisdiction of a statutory probate court in certain guardianship matters. Senate: Jurisprudence Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1388 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to management of property recovered in a suit for the benefit of a minor or incapacitated person. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1737 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to guardianships and management trusts for incapacitated persons. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 121 70-0 (1987) Author: Montford, John Relating to appointment and power of disclaimer of a guardian or representative for an unborn or unascertained beneficiary. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 785 69-0 (1985) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the appointment of temporary guardians for certain persons who lack capacity to make independent decisions. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SB 1058 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to temporary guardianships for certain people who are under undue influence. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
HB 2106 66-0 (1979) Author: Ezzell, Michael H. Relating to authority of the court to order limited guardianship and the powers of a limited guardian. House: Judiciary Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 572 65-0 (1977) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to the appointment of a guardian ad litem for a child by the juvenile court. House: Judiciary Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 719 65-0 (1977) Author: Ezzell, Michael H. To provide a new chapter to be entitled Limited Guardianship Proceedings authorizing limited guardianship proceedings for mentally retarded persons; and setting forth procedures therefor, including responsibility for reports, oath, bond and other responsibilities of the Court and the limited guardian, as well as the responsibility of the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation for examinations of the person alleged to be mentally retarded; providing a schedule of fees for court costs; allowing waiver of such in certain cases; providing for findings, orders of the court and qualifications of the limited guardian; stating that the orders appointing limited guardians shall be said limited guardians' authority to act within the limited powers granted by such; providing that said proceedings shall not be presumed to have included a finding of incompetency; setting forth venue and transfer of venue; providing for severability and declaring an emergency. House: Judiciary Reported from subcommittee with substitute
SB 699 65-0 (1977) Author: Braecklein, Bill
Sponsor: Ezzell, Michael H.
Relating to limited guardianship of the person or estate, or both, for a mentally retarded person without a finding of incompetency; prescribing procedures, venue, and the powers and duties of the court, the limited guardian, and the Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation; providing for certain fees. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
90 Day Bill
HB 712 64-0 (1975) Author: Hernandez, Joe Relating to eliminating the requirement of the appointment of a guardian ad litem in a suit in which the termination of the parent-child relationship is sought. Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
SB 87 62-0 (1971) Author: Creighton, Tom
Sponsor: Pickens, Ace
Relating to amending the Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, relating to suit and representation by next friend of certain minors, lunatics, idiots, and non compos mentis persons.
SB 377 62-0 (1971) Author: Wilson, Charles Relating to reducing the sum of a "next friend" bond executed by the next friend or other person taking charge of money or property, as principal, and by a solvent surety company authorized to execute such bonds, in Texas, as surety.
SB 721 62-0 (1971) Author: Beckworth, Lindley Relating to providing for appointment of a guardian ad litem to represent the interests of minors and incompetents in contested child custody causes.
SB 301 61-0 (1969) Author: Strong, Jack B. Relating to provide for appointment of a guardian ad litem to represent the interests of minors and incompetents in contested child custody causes; providing for a waiting period before trial can be held; providing for payment of expenses.
SB 337 61-0 (1969) Author: Hightower, Jack Relating to venue for appointment of guardians.
SB 595 61-0 (1969) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to amending the Texas Probate Code to authorize certain investments by corporate guardians.
SB 608 60-0 (1967) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to providing that no guardian ad litem need be appointed in a civil case in this state when it appears of record that such minor is represented by an attorney.
SB 63 59-0 (1965) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending the Texas Probate Code so as to provide that either the father or the mother is entitled to appointment as guardian of the estates of the minor children by the marriage if the parents live together.
SB 114 59-0 (1965) Author: Calhoun, Jr., C. Galloway Relating to amending the Texas Uniform Gifts to Minors Act by providing for the donation of life or endowment insurance policies and annuity contracts to a custodian for the benefit of a minor, under the Texas Uniform Gifts to Minors Act; making the acquisition of life or endowment insurance policies and annuity contracts an authorized investment of custodial property under this Act.
HB 230 58-0 (1963) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to permitting Probate and County Courts to approve expenditures by guardians from the corpus of ward's estates for support and maintenance for emergency purposes under certain circumstances.
SB 277 58-0 (1963) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to providing that no bond be required of guardians who are appointed to serve on behalf of persons for whom it is necessary to have a guardian appointed to receive Public Assistance funds due such person from any state or local governmental source.
HB 348 57-0 (1961) Author: Jones, William M. "Bill" Relating to amending Article 1994 of the Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, to provide that in certain suits by minors, lunatics, idiots or non compos mentis when they are represented by next friend where a judgment is recovered not exceeding Fifteen Hundred Dollars ($1500), the court may order, and upon the posting of bond, authorize such next friend to take charge of such money for the use and benefit of plaintiff.
SB 38 57-0 (1961) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to authorized investments by a guardian of an estate of money on hand belonging to the ward beyond that which may be necessary for the education and maintenance of such ward; amending the Texas Probate Code authorizing such guardian to invest such money in interest-bearing time deposits which may be withdrawn on or before one year after demand in any bank to the extent that the payment of such deposit is insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.
HB 93 56-0 (1959) Author: Mays, Jr., Abe M. Relating to the appointment of guardians for totally and permanently disabled persons.
HB 333 54-0 (1955) Author: de la Garza, II, Eligio "Kika" Relating to providing for the appointment of a guardian of the person or a guardian of the estate of certain persons committed to State Mental Hospitals or Special Schools; providing for a copy of letters of guardianship to be mailed to State Mental Hospitals or Special Schools and to the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools; providing for charges for such instruments; providing authority for superintendent to refuse admission where committing authority has not compiled with this Act.
HB 202 53-0 (1953) Author: Seeligson, Frates Slick | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts by providing that guardians may be appointed for persons adjudicated as feeble minded.
HB 647 51-0 (1949) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce Relating to the appointment of guardians for persons for whom it is necessary to appoint guardians to collect funds for the State and/or Federal Government; providing a repealing clause and a saving clause.
SB 356 51-0 (1949) Author: Ashley, Sr., Carlos C. Relating to amending previous Acts, relating to the appointment of guardians for persons for whom it is necessary to appoint guardians to collect funds from the State and/or Federal Government; making further and additional provisions for waiving court costs and fees in certain cases; providing a repealing clause and a saving clause.
SB 275 50-0 (1947) Author: York, Joseph Alton Relating to authorizing divorce proceedings by the guardian or next friend of an insane person and the granting of divorces to insane persons.
HB 28 49-0 (1945) Author: Hoyo, John C. Relating to amending certain Acts to require personal sureties to file a statement with the County Clerk of each county wherein is located real property which is used as security for any guardians bond in excess of $1,000.00, and creating a lien on such real property.
HB 576 47-0 (1941) Author: Klingeman, Fred V. Relating to repealing a certain Article of the Revised Civil Statutes relative to sale by Guardians.
SB 125 47-0 (1941) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to amending certain Article relating to the commencement of proceedings for the appointment of guardians of the persons and estates of minors, persons of unsound mind, habitual drunkards and persons for whom it is necessary to appoint guardians to collect funds from the State and/or Federal Government.
SB 357 46-0 (1939) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to the commencement of proceedings for the appointment of guardians of the persons and estates of minors, persons of unsound mind, habitual drunkards and persons to whom it is necessary to appoint guardians.
SB 358 46-0 (1939) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to amending a certain Statue to provide personal service of process on minors and guardians.
SB 359 46-0 (1939) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to amending a certain Statute to provide for the filing of written applications for the appointment of guardians and requiring such applications to set forth and contain certain information with respect to the person for whom the appointment of a guardian is sought.
SB 360 46-0 (1939) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to amending a certain Statute to provide for the issuance of notices upon the filing of applications for appointment of guardians.
SB 364 46-0 (1939) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to amending a certain Statute prohibiting certain persons from accepting guardianships.
SB 371 46-0 (1939) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to amending a certain Statute by providing for appointments of a guardian of a person who within six months prior to the filing of an application for the appointment of a guardian of his person or estate has been adjudged to be a person of unsound mind or a habitual drunkard under certain conditions.
SB 382 46-0 (1939) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to amending a certain Statute to provide for the filing of an application for the appointment of a guardian of a person who may have been adjudged insane or a habitual drunkard and for the issuance and service of notices in such cases.
SB 383 46-0 (1939) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to amending a certain Statute to provide for the release of a guardian and the immediate appointment of a successor and providing that such resigning guardian shall not be discharged and that neither he nor his sureties shall be released until he has delivered the estate of his ward to his successor and final judgment rendered upon his final account.
SB 384 46-0 (1939) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to amending a certain Statute to provide for the immediate appointment of a successor guardian upon the death, resignation or removal of a guardian without further citation or notice and prior to the approval of final accounting of the former guardian.
HB 127 45-0 (1937) Relating to authorizing payments of funds arising out of liquidated and uncontested claims in favor of minors, lunatics, idiots, and non compos mentis.
SB 119 41-0 (1929) Author: Woodward, Walter Calisto Relating to empowering the county judge to authorize the payment of bond premiums out of the estate of the ward.
SB 120 41-0 (1929) Author: Woodward, Walter Calisto Relating to providing for the removal of a guardian after being cited to answer, when he is proved to have been guilty of gross neglect or mismanagement in the performance of any of his duties as guardian and when he becomes of unsound mind or an habitual drunkard or is sentenced to imprisonment for a term of years, and when, if he be the guardian of the person, he cruelly treats the ward or neglects to educate and maintain the ward as liberally as the means of such ward and the circumstances of the case demand.
SB 121 41-0 (1929) Author: Woodward, Walter Calisto Relating to authorizing the county judge to decrease the amount of a guardian's bond whenever in his opinion a smaller bond than the one in effect would be adequate to protect the estate of the ward.
SB 122 41-0 (1929) Author: Woodward, Walter Calisto Relating to the discharge of guardians of incompetents or habitual drunkards where such persons have been restored to their right minds or sober habits, by adding thereto a provision authorizing the court to adjudge such persons to be of sound mind or to be no longer habitual drunkards, as the case may be.
SB 124 41-0 (1929) Author: Woodward, Walter Calisto Relating to sureties upon guardians' bonds, by adding thereto a provision authorizing the county judge to require corporate sureties on guardians' bonds in certain cases.
HB 400 40-0 (1927) Author: Purl, George Clark Relating to providing for the appointment of a guardian for a person where it is necessary that a guardian be appointed to receive funds or money due such person from the Federal Government.
HB 6 37-0 (1921) Author: Davis, John E. | et. al. Relating to amend a certain Act providing for the appointment of a guardian of a person of unsound mind or an habitual drunkard, on a hearing before the court.
SB 241 36-0 (1919) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to amending certain statute so as to provide for the appointment of a guardian of a person of unsound mind by jury trial, which will be granted if requested, as set out in certain statute providing for "guardianship of persons if unsound mind and habitual drunkards," and validating all appointments heretofore made without a jury trial. House: Judiciary
Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
HB 60 35-0 (1917) Author: Neeley, William E. Relating to guardianship of persons of unsound mind or habitual drunkards and providing for the partition and distribution of the estates of such persons by their lawful heirs.
HB 601 34-0 (1915) Author: Florer, James A. | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Statute providing for the appointment of a guardian for a person of unsound mind or an habitual drunkard.
SB 346 34-0 (1915) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to amending a certain Statute providing for the appointment of a guardian of a person of unsound mind or an habitual drunkard on a hearing before the court without the necessity of a jury trial.
HB 227 33-0 (1913) Author: Williams, Robert R. Relating to guardianship of orphans.
HB 496 33-0 (1913) Author: Neeley, William E. Relating to amending the Civil Statutes so as to provide for the partition and distribution of the estates of persons of unsound mind by their lawful heirs.
SB 44 24-0 (1895) Relating to the appointment of guardians ad litem.

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