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HB 58 86-0 (2019) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to public and private school searches of students with parental consent and certain disciplinary measures and other procedures that may arise from such a search. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 167 86-0 (2019) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the participation of certain students in University Interscholastic League sponsored activities. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 344 86-0 (2019) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Considered in Calendars
HB 452 86-0 (2019) Author: Shine, Hugh | et. al.
Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
Relating to the creation of truancy masters for Bell County. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 658 86-0 (2019) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child, to the age of criminal responsibility, and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to those ages. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 758 86-0 (2019) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to public access to juvenile court proceedings. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues No action taken in committee
HB 1189 86-0 (2019) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the discharge by certain defendants of fines and costs through community service. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Considered in Calendars
HB 1224 86-0 (2019) Author: White, James Relating to notice to the Department of Family and Protective Services that a foster child has been arrested. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 1332 86-0 (2019) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to the repeal of the authority of political subdivisions to adopt or enforce juvenile curfews. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1364 86-0 (2019) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child and to the minimum age of criminal responsibility. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Received from the House
HB 1496 86-0 (2019) Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al. Relating to a notice requirement regarding possible acts of school violence. House: Public Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1760 86-0 (2019) Author: White, James | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to the confidentiality, sharing, sealing, and destruction of juvenile records and certain records of at-risk youth. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 1825 86-0 (2019) Author: Cortez, Philip Relating to information a law enforcement agency is required to share with a school district about a person who may be a student. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1871 86-0 (2019) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to public access to juvenile court proceedings. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1930 86-0 (2019) Author: White, James Relating to the establishment of a charter school by the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2027 86-0 (2019) Author: Bowers, Rhetta | et. al. Relating to information regarding the procedures and available resources for the sealing of juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2116 86-0 (2019) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to the inclusion of certain students as students at risk of dropping out of school. House: Public Education Considered in Calendars
HB 2184 86-0 (2019) Author: Allen, Alma | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to a public school student's transition from an alternative education program to a regular classroom. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2209 86-0 (2019) Author: Meyer, Morgan Relating to an affirmative defense to an allegation of truant conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2229 86-0 (2019) Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to a report of information concerning juvenile offenders committed to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department who have been in foster care. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2230 86-0 (2019) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the functions of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues No action taken in committee
HB 2234 86-0 (2019) Author: Pacheco, Leo Relating to the offense of contributing to truancy by a parent; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues No action taken in committee
HB 2314 86-0 (2019) Author: Toth, Steve Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2382 86-0 (2019) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the classification of certain conduct by juveniles constituting the offense of evading detention. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2481 86-0 (2019) Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al.
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
Relating to the creation and administration of certain specialty court programs; authorizing fees. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2491 86-0 (2019) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the disposition of a juvenile who engages in delinquent conduct that violates a penal law of the grade of state jail felony. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2568 86-0 (2019) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the repeal of required rotating assignments for juvenile correctional officers. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2667 86-0 (2019) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain occupations and activities; providing administrative penalties; requiring occupational licenses; authorizing fees; creating criminal offenses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3195 86-0 (2019) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to juveniles committed to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department and the transition of students from alternative education programs to regular classrooms. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3277 86-0 (2019) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to the sealing of juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3461 86-0 (2019) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to allowing TJJD to approve a small number of Regional Diversion Alternatives placements for youth with intense needs at a higher rate than the average daily cost of state secure facilities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Reported favorably as substituted
HB 3525 86-0 (2019) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to the destruction of juvenile court records of victims of sex trafficking. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3648 86-0 (2019) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the powers and duties of the office of independent ombudsman for the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3741 86-0 (2019) Author: Murr, Andrew Relating to jurisdiction over certain child protection and juvenile matters involving juvenile offenders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 4009 86-0 (2019) Author: Toth, Steve | et. al. Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 4103 86-0 (2019) Author: White, James Relating to the discretionary sealing of certain juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 4267 86-0 (2019) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to requirements for a juvenile's appearance in a judicial proceeding. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 4268 86-0 (2019) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 4606 86-0 (2019) Author: White, James Relating to youth diversion programs for children accused of certain fine-only offenses and related criminal justice matters; authorizing and imposing fees. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 4607 86-0 (2019) Author: White, James Relating to the construction of small occupancy facilities by the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
SB 155 86-0 (2019) Author: Rodríguez, José | 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. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 488 86-0 (2019) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to required training regarding childhood trauma for judges who hear cases involving certain children and requirements for a juvenile's appearance in a judicial proceeding. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 529 86-0 (2019) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to public access to juvenile court proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1025 86-0 (2019) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the confidentiality, sharing, sealing, and destruction of juvenile records and certain records of at-risk youth. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1155 86-0 (2019) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to a public school student's transition from an alternative education program to a regular classroom. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1698 86-0 (2019) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the eligibility of certain juvenile offenders to be transferred to criminal court. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1702 86-0 (2019) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to the powers and duties of the office of independent ombudsman for the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/19
SB 1746 86-0 (2019) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
Sponsor: White, James | et. al.
Relating to the inclusion of certain students as students at risk of dropping out of school. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1887 86-0 (2019) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Murr, Andrew
Relating to jurisdiction over certain child protection and juvenile matters involving juvenile offenders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/19
SB 2012 86-0 (2019) Author: Buckingham, Dawn Relating to the creation of truancy masters for Bell County. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2135 86-0 (2019) Author: Powell, Beverly
Sponsor: Cortez, Philip
Relating to information a law enforcement agency is required to share with a school district about a person who may be a student. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/19
SB 2190 86-0 (2019) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the confinement of juveniles in certain facilities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 2191 86-0 (2019) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Collier, Nicole
Relating to the confinement of a defendant pending trial and detention or placement of a juvenile offender. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2242 86-0 (2019) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to youth diversion programs for children accused of certain fine-only offenses and related criminal justice matters; authorizing and imposing fees. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 122 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Received from the House
HB 176 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to public and private school searches of students with parental consent and certain disciplinary measures and other procedures that may arise from such a search. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
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 314 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the functions of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 637 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to a committee formed to adopt a plan to deal with mental illness in the juvenile justice system. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 676 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
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 932 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the collection of information concerning the number of juvenile offenders committed to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department who have been in foster care. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1015 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child, to the age of criminal responsibility, and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to those ages. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1163 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to eligibility for membership and funding of benefits for certain law enforcement, custodial, and other peace officers. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
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 1269 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al. Relating to open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
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 1521 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the exchange of certain information between the Department of Family and Protective Services or certain foster care services contractors and a state or local juvenile justice agency. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1569 85-0 (2017) Author: Ashby, Trent
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the disclosure to public schools of certain records of students placed in residential facilities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2225 85-0 (2017) Author: Raney, John | et. al. Relating to the licensing of family residential centers by the Department of Family and Protective Services and the detention of certain juveniles. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2441 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to public access to juvenile court proceedings. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2623 85-0 (2017) Author: Allen, Alma | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to requiring school districts and certain facilities to assist students in making the transition back to school after certain prolonged placements outside of school. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
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 2879 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to treatment and registration of juveniles adjudicated for a sexual offense. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2880 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the criminal punishment for the threatened exhibition or use of a firearm in or on school property or on a school bus. House: Public Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2907 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James Relating to a study on the adjudication of juveniles charged with misdemeanors punishable by fine only and the use of certain terms signifying age in the criminal justice and juvenile justice statutes of this state. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 3164 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al. Relating to the regulation of substance abuse facilities and programs for juveniles. House: Human Services Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3272 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to the suspension, revocation, or cancellation of a driver's license or personal identification certificate and to certain conduct constituting contempt of court that may result in the suspension or denial of a driver's license. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
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 3519 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James Relating to the ability of a child, parent, or other person responsible for a child's support to pay juvenile probation fees or court costs and fees imposed by a juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3538 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina Relating to post-discharge services offered by a juvenile board or juvenile probation department to a child after the child's probation period ends. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
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
HB 3705 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to local juvenile justice information systems. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3790 85-0 (2017) Author: Cook, Byron Relating to the authority of a judge regarding a defendant who has been discharged from community supervision. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 4130 85-0 (2017) Author: Faircloth, Wayne Relating to the creation of magistrates in certain counties. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 424 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the secure confinement of certain children. 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 796 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to the collection of information concerning the number of juvenile offenders committed to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department who have been in foster care. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 941 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1018 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al. Relating to the licensing of family residential centers by the Department of Family and Protective Services and the detention of certain juveniles. House: State Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Referred to State Affairs
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 1314 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Moody, Joe | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of substance abuse facilities and programs for juveniles. House: Human Services
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1350 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the commitment of certain juveniles to local post-adjudication secure correctional facilities in certain counties and to the release under supervision of those juveniles. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
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 1366 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to eligibility for membership and funding of benefits for certain law enforcement, custodial, and other peace officers. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1548 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José
Sponsor: Minjarez, Ina
Relating to post-discharge services offered by a juvenile board or juvenile probation department to a child after the child's probation period ends. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1610 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to open-enrollment charter schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1728 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to public access to juvenile court proceedings. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
SB 1828 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to treatment and registration of juveniles adjudicated for a sexual offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1836 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al.
Sponsor: White, James
Relating to a study on the adjudication of juveniles charged with misdemeanors punishable by fine only and the use of certain terms signifying age in the criminal justice and juvenile justice statutes of this state. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1857 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al. Relating to the exchange of certain information between the Department of Family and Protective Services or certain foster care services contractors and a state or local juvenile justice agency. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
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 316 85-1 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 53 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 69 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the creation of the Juvenile Court Jurisdiction Task Force. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
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 109 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to consideration of certain mitigating evidence at the sentencing proceeding of a defendant or the disposition hearing of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
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 196 84-0 (2015) Author: Price, Four Relating to consideration of certain mitigating evidence at the sentencing proceeding of a defendant or the disposition hearing of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 263 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the sealing of certain juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
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 309 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to a study on the feasibility and potential costs and benefits of implementing a pay-for-performance contract program for certain juvenile justice programs and services. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 330 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. 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 380 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to consideration of certain mitigating evidence at the sentencing proceeding of a defendant or the disposition hearing of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 431 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to the creation of an advisory committee to examine and recommend revisions to any state laws pertaining to juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 496 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to civil and criminal liability for the unlawful disclosure or promotion of certain intimate visual material; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
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 642 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to an alcohol awareness program or drug education program for certain minors convicted of or adjudicated to have engaged in, or placed on deferred disposition or community supervision for, certain drug or alcohol related offenses; authorizing a fee. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
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 839 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
Relating to the reinstatement of eligibility of certain children released from a juvenile facility for benefits under the medical assistance and child health plan programs. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 853 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the confidentiality of information identifying children who are victims of certain offenses; creating an offense. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1144 84-0 (2015) Author: Dukes, Dawnna
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to establishing a task force to examine the adjudication, disposition, and registration of juvenile sex offenders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1205 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1217 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
Relating to certain reporting requirements of the Department of Family and Protective Services regarding child protection, including reporting information for certain foster children who are missing or are victims of sex trafficking. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1240 84-0 (2015) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
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 1491 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the publication of confidential criminal and juvenile justice records of certain juveniles; providing civil penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
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 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 1573 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to the dissemination of confidential information contained in the juvenile justice information system. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1586 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the operation and administration of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department and its facilities, to the operation of post-adjudication secure correctional facilities for juvenile offenders, and to the commitment and placement of juvenile offenders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
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 1803 84-0 (2015) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to public access to juvenile court proceedings. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2010 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to public and private school searches of students with parental consent and certain disciplinary measures and other procedures that may arise from such a search. 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 2397 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to public school interventions and procedures for truancy. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2447 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to the creation of an advisory committee to examine and recommend revisions to any state laws pertaining to juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
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 2626 84-0 (2015) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to the creation of an advisory committee to examine and recommend a plan to increase the minimum age of juvenile jurisdiction. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
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 2923 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the conditions of confinement of children prior to certain judicial proceedings. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues No action taken in committee
HB 2931 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the secure confinement of certain children. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
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 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 3277 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of the office of independent ombudsman with the Texas Juvenile Justice Department in regard to juveniles in custody in certain facilities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3501 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the placement of a student who is a moderate or high risk sex offender in a juvenile justice alternative education program or a disciplinary alternative education program with certain monitoring requirements. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 3665 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the commitment of certain juveniles to post-adjudication secure correctional facilities in certain counties and to the release under supervision of those juveniles. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
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
HB 4003 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the redaction of personally identifiable information of victims from juvenile court records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 104 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
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 108 84-0 (2015) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to certain criminal procedures for misdemeanor offenses committed by children. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 183 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: White, James
Relating to the offenses of the violation of civil rights of and improper sexual activity with individuals in custody; imposing a criminal penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 285 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to court jurisdiction and procedures for truancy. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 409 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: White, James
Relating to the dissemination of confidential information contained in the juvenile justice information system. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
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 645 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the creation of an advisory committee to examine and recommend revisions to any state laws pertaining to juvenile records. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 741 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to criminal procedures related to certain offenses committed by a student on property under control of a school district. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 770 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the creation of the Texas Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice. 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 1083 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1149 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Workman, Paul
Relating to the commitment of certain juveniles to local post-adjudication secure correctional facilities in certain counties and to the release under supervision of those juveniles. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
See remarks for effective date
SB 1265 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the redaction of personally identifiable information of victims from juvenile court records. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1333 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the secure confinement of certain children. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
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 1505 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to expunction of certain criminal records. 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 1707 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Miles, Borris
Relating to the sealing of certain juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
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 39 83-0 (2013) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to extending a local behavioral health intervention pilot project. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 91 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the designation of a juvenile court and a pre-adjudication diversion program for certain juveniles alleged to have engaged in conduct that violates certain penal laws regarding prostitution. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
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 497 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the restriction of access to the records and files of a child charged with or convicted of certain fine-only misdemeanor offenses. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 528 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the restriction of access to the records and files of a child charged with or convicted of certain fine-only misdemeanor offenses. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 1/1/14
HB 529 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the detention of juveniles pending criminal trial. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 694 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to access by certain military personnel to juvenile and criminal history information. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 901 83-0 (2013) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 924 83-0 (2013) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 933 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to automatic expunction of a juvenile's record after completion of a deferred prosecution program; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1020 83-0 (2013) Author: Reynolds, Ron
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the certification of alcohol awareness programs required for minors convicted of or receiving deferred disposition for certain alcohol offenses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1038 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system; authorizing the imposition of a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1231 83-0 (2013) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the application of the offenses of disrupting public school classes or transportation to persons younger than 12 years of age. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1282 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the copying of certain records and files relating to a child who is a party to a juvenile proceeding. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1365 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the time in which to request a de novo hearing following a ruling by an associate judge in certain family or juvenile law cases. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1366 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio III, Eddie
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to certain procedures in family or juvenile law proceedings. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1388 83-0 (2013) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the commitment of certain juveniles to local post-adjudication secure correctional facilities in certain counties and to the release under supervision of those juveniles. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1541 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to a study on recidivism rates for certain juveniles committed to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice or the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1543 83-0 (2013) Author: Allen, Alma | et. al. Relating to the eligibility for reappointment of the independent ombudsman of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department and the authority of the independent ombudsman in regard to juveniles in custody in certain facilities other than the department's facilities. House: Corrections Considered in Calendars
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 2038 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to addressing disproportionality and disparities in the education, juvenile justice, child welfare, health, and mental health systems, the continuation and operation of the Interagency Council for Addressing Disproportionality, and the duties of the Center for Elimination of Disproportionality and Disparities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 2040 83-0 (2013) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to a complaint alleging the commission of an offense by a child on school property. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
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 2241 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the maximum age of commitment of certain juveniles to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 2266 83-0 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the enforcement and prosecution of children for certain fine-only misdemeanors. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
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 2450 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to a pilot program operated by certain public or private primary or secondary or open-enrollment charter schools in Webb County concerning searches and drug testing of students with parental consent and certain disciplinary measures and other procedures that may arise from such a search or test. House: Public Education
Senate: Government Organization
Left pending in committee
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 2733 83-0 (2013) Author: White, James
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the administration and operation of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
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 2872 83-0 (2013) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the number of student absences that constitute a failure to attend school. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2888 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to establishing the juvenile first offender program. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 3003 83-0 (2013) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to school district programs to assist students in making the transition back to school after certain prolonged placements outside of school. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3057 83-0 (2013) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the prosecution of certain misdemeanor offenses committed by children and to school district law enforcement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3059 83-0 (2013) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to fines and court costs imposed on a child in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
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
HB 3617 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3632 83-0 (2013) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to an alcohol awareness program or drug education program for certain minors convicted of or adjudicated to have engaged in, or placed on deferred disposition or community supervision for, certain drug or alcohol related offenses; authorizing a fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3634 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the creation of the Juvenile Court Jurisdiction Task Force. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 3743 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the authority of a prosecutor in a juvenile case to appeal certain judicial decisions. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 92 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the designation of a juvenile court and a program for certain juveniles who may be the victims of human trafficking. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 187 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 294 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to extending a local behavioral health intervention pilot project. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 306 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Sheffield, Ralph
Relating to consideration of a student receiving treatment in a residential facility for public school accountability purposes. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 393 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon | et. al.
Relating to the criminal procedures related to children who commit certain Class C misdemeanors. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 395 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Herrero, Abel
Relating to fines and court costs imposed on a child in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 511 83-0 (2013) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Workman, Paul
Relating to the commitment of certain juveniles to local post-adjudication secure correctional facilities in certain counties and to the release under supervision of those juveniles. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 670 83-0 (2013) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to the copying of certain records and files relating to a child who is a party to a juvenile proceeding. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
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 1032 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to addressing disproportionality and disparities in the education, juvenile justice, child welfare, health, and mental health systems, the continuation and operation of the Interagency Council for Addressing Disproportionality, and the duties of the Center for Elimination of Disproportionality and Disparities. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1114 83-0 (2013) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Herrero, Abel
Relating to the prosecution of certain misdemeanor offenses committed by children and to school district law enforcement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1115 83-0 (2013) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al. Relating to reporting, standards, restrictions, and requirements regarding public school disciplinary actions. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
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 1356 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Relating to human trafficking and its victims and the care of juveniles who have experienced traumatic events. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
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 1517 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to the collection of data regarding the placement of a child in disciplinary seclusion in a juvenile facility. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
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 1629 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to the operation and administration of, and practice and procedures in courts in, the judicial branch of state government. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 1706 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to mental health in juvenile cases. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1717 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the authority of the office of independent ombudsman with the Texas Juvenile Justice Department in regard to juveniles in custody in facilities other than juvenile justice facilities. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1769 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: White, James
Relating to the creation of an advisory committee to examine the fingerprinting practices of juvenile probation departments. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1772 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: White, James
Relating to the offenses of the violation of civil rights of and improper sexual activity with individuals in custody; imposing a criminal penalty. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1839 83-0 (2013) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the detention of certain juvenile offenders. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 33 83-1 (2013) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 37 83-1 (2013) Author: King, Phil Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 72 83-1 (2013) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 79 83-1 (2013) Author: White, James Relating to the offenses of the violation of civil rights of and improper sexual activity with individuals in custody; imposing a criminal penalty. Filed
HB 81 83-1 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. Filed
SB 23 83-1 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
House passage as amended reported
SB 47 83-1 (2013) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the prevention of truancy and the offense of failure to attend school. Filed
HB 4 83-2 (2013) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 7 83-2 (2013) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 10 83-2 (2013) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 32 83-2 (2013) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to an interim study on the Evins Regional Juvenile Center in Edinburg. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
SB 2 83-2 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 35 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to extending a local behavioral health intervention pilot project. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
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 409 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the supervision of certain juvenile case managers. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 562 82-0 (2011) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the development of juvenile justice alternative education programs in counties with a population greater than 125,000. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 567 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to authorizing justice, municipal, and juvenile courts to obtain evidence that certain minors are in compliance with mandatory school attendance requirements and suspend driver's licenses or permits for failure to comply. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 619 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the provision of courses in behavioral modification by disciplinary alternative education programs and juvenile justice alternative education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 734 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the jurisdiction of constitutional county courts over truancy cases and the appointment of magistrates to hear truancy cases in certain counties. House: Public Education
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 945 82-0 (2011) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to the disproportionality of certain groups in the juvenile justice, child welfare, health, and mental health systems and the disproportionality of the delivery of certain services in the education system. House: Human Services Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1113 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the sentencing hearing or deferred adjudication hearing and conditions of community supervision for defendants convicted of certain offenses involving controlled substances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1309 82-0 (2011) Author: Craddick, Tom | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of possession or promotion of certain visual material depicting a minor and to certain educational programs concerning the prevention and awareness of that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1726 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system and to an offense involving the release of a DNA sample to an unauthorized recipient. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1787 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to establishing a restorative justice pilot program for juvenile offenders in certain counties. House: Corrections No action taken in committee
HB 1962 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the programs that a justice or municipal court may require a juvenile offender to attend and to the payment of related program costs. House: Corrections Considered in Calendars
HB 1964 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to certain court orders against, and to discharging through community service fines and costs assessed against, certain juvenile defendants. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2119 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the requirement that the Texas Correctional Office on Offenders with Medical or Mental Impairments provide certain services and programs. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2132 82-0 (2011) Author: Reynolds, Ron
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the creation of magistrates in certain counties. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 2337 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the admissibility of certain statements made by a child in a juvenile justice or criminal proceeding. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2711 82-0 (2011) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the sealing of the records of juveniles who are the victims of human trafficking and have been adjudicated to have engaged in certain delinquent conduct. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3095 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to restitution for property damaged with graffiti by juveniles. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3303 82-0 (2011) Author: Marquez, Marisa Relating to prohibiting the pre-adjudication solitary confinement of certain juveniles. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3350 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the maximum age of commitment of certain juveniles to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3351 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to delinquent conduct for which a juvenile may be certified to stand trial as an adult in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 3385 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the exchange of confidential information among certain governmental entities concerning certain juveniles. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 3442 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to authorizing certain courts to access information in the juvenile justice information system. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3695 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to the confidentiality of records and files related to a child who is charged with or convicted of certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only or is found to have engaged in certain conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3698 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to jurisdiction of district courts and criminal district courts in certain criminal proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
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 206 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to extending a local behavioral health intervention pilot project. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 209 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Walle, Armando
Relating to juvenile case managers. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 255 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the jurisdiction of constitutional county courts over truancy cases and the appointment of magistrates to hear truancy cases in certain counties. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 407 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom | et. al.
Relating to the creation of the offense of electronic transmission of certain visual material depicting a minor and to certain educational programs concerning the prevention and awareness of that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 501 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the disproportionality of certain groups in the juvenile justice, child welfare, health, and mental health systems and the disproportionality of the delivery of certain services in the education system. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
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 973 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the reformation of the sentences of juveniles convicted of capital felonies after being transferred to criminal court. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1106 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to the exchange of confidential information concerning certain juveniles. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1116 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Relating to the enforcement and punishment of certain prohibited conduct that occurs on a public school campus or on a vehicle owned by a county or school district. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1117 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the prosecution of a parent contributing to the nonattendance of a public school student. House: Public Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 1131 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the creation of magistrates in certain counties. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
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
SB 1241 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim
Relating to authorizing certain courts to access information in the juvenile justice information system. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1426 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to the notice given a juvenile concerning the sealing of the juvenile's records in a juvenile adjudication. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1489 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to educational, juvenile justice, and criminal justice responses to truancy. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1548 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system and to an offense involving the release of a DNA sample to an unauthorized recipient. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1617 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Aliseda, Jose
Relating to the discretionary transfer from a juvenile court to a criminal court of certain alleged offenses arising out of a single criminal transaction. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1634 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the sealing of the records of juveniles who are the victims of human trafficking and have been adjudicated to have engaged in certain delinquent conduct. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1749 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the admissibility of certain statements made by a child in a juvenile justice or criminal proceeding. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1752 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to confidentiality of certain Class C misdemeanor records related to the conviction of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 55 82-1 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to increasing fiscal flexibility through the provision of state aid for certain juvenile justice alternative education programs that enter into certain revenue sharing agreements. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 553 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the establishment of the office of criminal and juvenile justice ombudsman. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 558 81-0 (2009) Author: Hernandez, Ana
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to law enforcement and judicial procedures for, and the prosecution of, children who engage in conduct constituting public intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 659 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to the appointment of magistrates to hear truancy cases in certain counties. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1232 81-0 (2009) Author: Menendez, Jose
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to establishing a local behavioral health intervention pilot project. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1239 81-0 (2009) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to restrictions on the use of the Internet by sex offenders and to the collection and exchange of information regarding those offenders. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1425 81-0 (2009) Author: Lewis, Tryon | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the determination of the population of a county required to develop a juvenile justice alternative education program. House: Public Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1558 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to certain criminal penalties and civil consequences for defendants convicted of an offense of graffiti and for juveniles adjudicated as having engaged in conduct involving graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1630 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the eligibility of certain individuals for child health plan coverage or medical assistance on release from certain facilities or other settings. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1753 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the criminal penalties and civil consequences for defendants convicted of an offense of graffiti and for juveniles adjudicated as having engaged in conduct involving graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1886 81-0 (2009) Author: Miklos, Robert Relating to enforcement of a juvenile curfew ordinance. House: Urban Affairs Postponed
HB 2386 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the sealing of juvenile records. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3005 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the mandatory testing of persons suspected of exposing employees of a juvenile probation department to certain diseases. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 3127 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to the provision of certain psychoactive and psychotropic medications to children in substitute care or in the juvenile justice system. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 3316 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to venue for certain offenses committed at Texas Youth Commission facilities. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3466 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the exchange of information among certain governmental entities concerning at-risk youth. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 3663 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the places and conditions of detention for certain juvenile offenders. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 3687 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Youth Commission and the creation of the juvenile justice improvement plan committee. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 3688 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission and the creation of the juvenile justice improvement plan committee. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 3880 81-0 (2009) Author: Miklos, Robert Relating to the payment of certain costs and expenses of a juvenile case manager. House: Corrections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4055 81-0 (2009) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to performance ratings assigned to certain open-enrollment charter schools under the public school accountability system. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4090 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to electronically recording certain interrogations and the admissibility of certain statements made by a juvenile or a criminal defendant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 4161 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the creation of the office of inspector general and the appointment of inspectors general at the Health and Human Services Commission, Texas Youth Commission, Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas, Texas Education Agency, and Texas Department of Transportation; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4337 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to an annual report by the Texas Fusion Center regarding criminal street gangs and gang-related crime. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4357 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the authority of a justice or municipal court over certain juvenile offenders and their parents. House: Corrections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4386 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen | et. al. Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4451 81-0 (2009) Author: McReynolds, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to continuity of care services or mental health commitment proceedings for youth with mental illness or mental retardation who are transferred, discharged, or paroled from the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 116 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Farrar, Jessica
Relating to electronically recording certain interrogations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 332 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the adjudication of certain gang-related delinquent conduct. House: Corrections
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Corrections
SB 518 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to providing access to certain information relating to the discretionary transfer of a child from a juvenile court to a criminal court. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 727 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Vaught, Allen
Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 861 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to the exchange of information among certain governmental entities concerning at-risk youth. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1197 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to establishing a local behavioral health intervention pilot project. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
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
SB 1322 81-0 (2009) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the exchange of information among certain governmental entities concerning at-risk youth. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1362 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: McReynolds, Jim
Relating to a Texas Youth Commission comprehensive plan to improve student reading skills and behavior. House: Corrections
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1891 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to performance ratings assigned to certain open-enrollment charter schools under the public school accountability system. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1971 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the collection, maintenance, and transfer and other dissemination of criminal history record information and juvenile justice information. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2031 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the eligibility of certain individuals for child health plan coverage or medical assistance on placement, detention, or commitment in and release from certain facilities or other settings. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 2106 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the sealing of juvenile records. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
HB 427 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of certain crimes occurring in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice or Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Reported favorably as substituted
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 776 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the delivery of a child taken into custody under the juvenile justice system to a school official. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
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 793 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the presence of a teacher during the search of a student at a public school. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 953 80-0 (2007) Author: Farabee, David
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the appointment of the superintendent of juvenile detention facilities in Wichita County. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
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 1111 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to reporting concerning research on children committed to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1113 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to reporting research on children within the juvenile probation system. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1468 80-0 (2007) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to considering for school district accountability purposes the performance of students confined by court order in a residential program or facility. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1601 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the expulsion of a public school student for certain offenses committed on or off school property. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1756 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to the grade of offense for which a person may be committed to the Texas Youth Commission and the termination of control of persons committed to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Postponed
HB 1814 80-0 (2007) Author: Macias, Nathan | et. al. Relating to implementation of a comprehensive character education and training pilot program at certain Texas Youth Commission facilities. House: Corrections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1960 80-0 (2007) Author: Ortiz, Jr., Solomon | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to access to records or files concerning a child who is subject to the juvenile justice system. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2043 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the inspection and certification of certain juvenile detention and correctional facilities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2335 80-0 (2007) Author: Castro, Joaquin | et. al. Relating to the operations of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 2389 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the right of a minor in the custody of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to consent to medical, dental, psychological, and surgical treatment. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2477 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to establishing a cross-system coordinated behavioral health intervention pilot project. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2512 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to the capacity and location of correctional facilities operated by the Texas Youth Commission and the transfer of correctional facilities from the Texas Youth Commission to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 2807 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to the Texas Youth Commission and the prosecution of certain offenses and delinquent conduct in the Texas Youth Commission and certain other criminal justice agencies; providing penalties. House: Corrections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2835 80-0 (2007) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to discipline and security in primary and secondary schools; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
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
HB 2949 80-0 (2007) Author: Merritt, Tommy
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to certain fees in the administration of the teen court program in the Texas-Louisiana border region. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3092 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to considering for school district accountability purposes the performance of students confined by court order in a residential program or facility. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3206 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to a study by the Sunset Advisory Commission to be used in its sunset review of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 3336 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to restitution payments ordered by juvenile courts. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3521 80-0 (2007) Author: Bolton, Valinda | et. al. Relating to measures to increase the safety of children committed to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3639 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to an independent office of Inspector General to investigate abuse in facilities operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice or the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 3701 80-0 (2007) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al. Relating to the office of independent ombudsman of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Reported favorably as substituted
SB 103 80-0 (2007) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Relating to the Texas Youth Commission and the prosecution of certain offenses and delinquent conduct in the Texas Youth Commission and certain other criminal justice agencies; providing penalties. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 845 80-0 (2007) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the grade of offense for which a person may be committed to the Texas Youth Commission and the termination of control of persons committed to the Texas Youth Commission. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1072 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the delivery of a child taken into custody under the juvenile justice system to a school official. Senate: Jurisprudence Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1161 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Relating to the filing of a complaint or referral to juvenile court by a school district against a student for failing to attend school. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1289 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to a study of alternatives to the juvenile justice system for children who engage in acts of prostitution. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 1295 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to the establishment of community-based programs administered by the juvenile boards of certain counties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1347 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Elkins, Gary
Relating to a mandatory DNA record for individuals convicted of certain offenses or adjudicated as having engaged in conduct constituting the commission of certain offenses. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1469 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to discipline and security in primary and secondary schools; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1744 80-0 (2007) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the right to a jury trial in juvenile cases. Senate: Jurisprudence Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1801 80-0 (2007) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to prohibiting research on children within the juvenile probation system. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1915 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to local juvenile justice information systems. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 61 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a person who is younger than 18 years of age at the time of committing the felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 83 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for release on community supervision. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 333 79-0 (2005) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a person who is younger than 18 years of age at the time of committing the felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 434 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a person who is younger than 18 years of age at the time of committing the felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 706 79-0 (2005) Author: Haggerty, Pat
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the adoption of the Interstate Compact for Juveniles. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
See remarks for effective date
HB 830 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al. Relating to considering for school district accountability purposes the performance of students confined by court order in a residential program or facility. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1012 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the offense of abuse of a corpse and to the offense of criminal mischief in certain circumstances; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
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HB 1082 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to a fee to cover the costs of expunging a minor's alcohol- or tobacco-related conviction records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1315 79-0 (2005) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the inspection and certification of juvenile detention and correctional facilities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1440 79-0 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the prosecution and adjudication of the offense of graffiti and to the payment and use of a juvenile delinquency prevention fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 1554 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a report on Hispanic youth offenders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1575 79-0 (2005) 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 9/1/05
HB 1840 79-0 (2005) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to juvenile facilities and programs. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2111 79-0 (2005) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to certain fees in the administration of the teen court program. House: Judiciary Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2127 79-0 (2005) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to transportation to and from a disciplinary alternative education program or juvenile justice alternative education program and the length of a school day at a disciplinary alternative education program. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
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 2720 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the punishment for failure to attend public school. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
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 3038 79-0 (2005) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to transportation to and from a disciplinary alternative education program or juvenile justice alternative education program and the length of a school day at a disciplinary alternative education program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3077 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the establishment of a work group to recommend definitions, guidelines, and reporting requirements regarding the management of behavior of residents at certain facilities. House: Human Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3542 79-0 (2005) Author: Cook, Robert
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the composition of the juvenile board of Fayette County. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3543 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the appointment of the superintendent of juvenile detention facilities in Wichita County. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 226 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a person who is younger than 18 years of age at the time of committing the felony. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 273 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to referring a child with mental illness to an appropriate local mental health authority before completion of probation. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1333 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to transportation to and from a disciplinary alternative education program or juvenile justice alternative education program and the length of a school day at a disciplinary alternative education program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1632 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the sentencing of juveniles in juvenile court and the functions of the Texas Youth Commission. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
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 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 73 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to certain confidential communications. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 127 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a person who is younger than 18 years of age at the time of committing the felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending 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 372 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a person who is younger than 18 years of age at the time of committing the felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 562 78-0 (2003) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the collection and maintenance of DNA samples taken from certain offenders. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
See remarks for effective date
HB 829 78-0 (2003) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Relating to jurisdiction to enter certain orders in a failure to attend school proceeding. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 888 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to progressive sanctions programs for juvenile offenders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 996 78-0 (2003) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to juvenile facilities and programs. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues No action taken in committee
HB 1048 78-0 (2003) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a person who is younger than 18 years of age at the time of committing the felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1299 78-0 (2003) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for release on community supervision. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
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 1954 78-0 (2003) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the adoption of the Interstate Compact for Juveniles. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2003 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the age of a person subject to the juvenile justice system. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2009 78-0 (2003) Author: Moreno, Joe Relating to the detention of a juvenile nonoffender; providing penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2023 78-0 (2003) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to the jurisdiction of a municipal or justice court in certain proceedings involving juveniles. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2253 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the jurisdiction of justice and municipal courts in proceedings involving juveniles. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
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 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
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 218 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a person who is younger than 18 years of age at the time of committing the felony. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 459 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the abolition of the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission and the transfer of its functions to the Texas Youth Commission. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 836 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the eligibility for community supervision for a person who has been previously committed to the Texas Youth Commission. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 873 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to a deferral of adjudication on a child's completion of a teen court program. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 924 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to programs provided to reduce occurrences of sexual assault. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 1255 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the penalty for contempt in a failure to attend school proceeding in a justice court. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 29 78-1 (2003) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a person who is younger than 18 years of age at the time of committing the felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 106 78-1 (2003) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the adoption of the Interstate Compact for Juveniles. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
SB 17 78-1 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a person who is younger than 18 years of age at the time of committing the felony. 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 222 77-0 (2001) 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 262 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to certain confidential communications. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 588 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the creation of a DNA record for certain persons convicted of a felony; providing a penalty. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
See remarks for effective date
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 608 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick Relating to criminal solicitation of certain offenses involving a controlled substance; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 662 77-0 (2001) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to Internet access to certain public information regarding juvenile sex offenders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1118 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the adjudication and disposition of juvenile conduct and the administration of the juvenile justice system. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
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 1549 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to the sealing of files and records of a person prosecuted for failure to attend school. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
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 1901 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to juveniles with mental health and substance abuse disorders. House: Corrections
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
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 2987 77-0 (2001) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to an exemption from sex offender registration for certain juvenile and adult offenders. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
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
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 1270 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David
Sponsor: Dunnam, Jim
Relating to the harassment of persons by individuals confined in certain juvenile detention or correctional facilities; providing penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1271 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David
Sponsor: Dunnam, Jim
Relating to the punishment for escape committed by certain juveniles detained in a secure detention facility or a secure correctional facility operated by or under contract with a juvenile board. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
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 1470 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to the creation of a pilot program for certain juveniles with mental illness and placed on probation by a juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 41 76-0 (1999) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the age at which a person may be punished by death for a capital offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
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 280 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the admissibility of testimony in civil and criminal proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 281 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to leading questions in direct examination of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 282 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to a limitation on interviewing or examining a child in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 289 76-0 (1999) 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 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 354 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the manner in which the videotaping of or the broadcasting by closed circuit television of the testimony of a child who is the victim of or witness to an alleged offense is conducted. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 358 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to certain confidential communications. 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 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 816 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the suspension or denial of a driver's license or permit to certain children who use or possess a firearm while in a motor vehicle. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
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 1153 76-0 (1999) Author: Puente, Robert
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the placement of a child in a county detention facility as a condition of probation. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Withdrawn from intent calendar
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 1403 76-0 (1999) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the probation ordered for certain delinquent conduct and the transfer of jurisdiction by a juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Considered in Calendars
HB 1583 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the confidentiality of certain juvenile records or files. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
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 1749 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the sharing of information concerning juvenile offenders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2143 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the applicability of the sex offender registration requirements to certain offenders 16 years of age or younger. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
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 2569 76-0 (1999) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to the funding and construction of post-adjudication facilities for certain children. House: Appropriations Scheduled for public hearing on . . . .
HB 2607 76-0 (1999) Author: Zbranek, Zeb Relating to educational services for certain children incarcerated in private juvenile detention facilities. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2671 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the admissibility of a statement made by a child and to the requirement that the Department of Protective and Regulatory Services notify the parent or guardian of certain children taken into possession by a law enforcement agency. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2870 76-0 (1999) Author: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the grounds for an appeal or a postconviction writ of habeas corpus brought by a child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2871 76-0 (1999) Author: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the funding and construction of post-adjudication facilities for certain children. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
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 3209 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the purposes for which money received by crime stoppers organizations may be used. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3215 76-0 (1999) Author: McCall, Brian
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the methods by which the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and the Texas Youth Commission obtain samples or specimens for the purpose of creating a DNA record. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3266 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the duties of a sheriff or constable to transport certain persons to certain facilities. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3346 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to hearings of juvenile defendants. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3355 76-0 (1999) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the responsibility for transporting certain juvenile offenders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
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 3661 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to perjury by juveniles. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 3732 76-0 (1999) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to reporting to juvenile courts the placement of public school students in alternative education programs. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 3762 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to granting college credit for completion of the Texas Youth Commission resocialization program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 3765 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the rights of crime victims and to the rights of victims of delinquent conduct committed by a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
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 400 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Relating to the registration of certain juvenile offenders under the sex offender registration program. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
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 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 1485 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the rights of crime victims in criminal and juvenile justice proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1570 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce Relating to the establishment of local or regional juvenile justice information systems. 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
SB 1573 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce Relating to children who are runaways and the related court process; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 89 70-0 (1987) Author: Granoff, Al Relating to the continuation, membership, operation, and administration of the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission, judicial proceedings involving juveniles, the powers and duties of juvenile boards, the application of penal statutes to children, and providing penalties. House: Government Organization Referred to subcommittee
HB 112 70-0 (1987) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to the taking into custody and delivery of a juvenile who has left a state placement facility. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 258 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the age at which minors accused of certain offenses under the Alcoholic Beverage Code must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian in court and at which minors may be issued certain alcoholic beverage licenses and permits. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 274 70-0 (1987) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to the report of the escape of a child committed to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 323 70-0 (1987) Author: Burnett, Dick
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to the administration of a polygraph examination to a child taken into custody. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 476 70-0 (1987) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the transfer of a child from the juvenile court to a court having criminal jurisdiction and to examining trials in criminal cases. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 593 70-0 (1987) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to law enforcement records concerning a child. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 671 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the age at which a child may be prosecuted for a felony. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 682 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral
Sponsor: Tejeda, Frank
Relating to the sentencing and commitment of certain delinquent children to the Texas Youth Commission, the transfer of those children to the Texas Department of Corrections, and the admissibility of certain juvenile court adjudication records in the penalty phase of criminal trials. House: Judiciary
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 683 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to the admissibility of certain juvenile court adjudication records in the penalty phase of criminal trials. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 780 70-0 (1987) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the transfer of children from juvenile court to criminal court and to the confinement of those children on conviction. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 895 70-0 (1987) Author: Shelley, Dan Relating to masters to serve in the juvenile courts of Harris County. House: Judicial Affairs Comm. laid on table subj. to call
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
HB 1906 70-0 (1987) Author: Guerrero, Lena
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the prosecution of minors for certain traffic violations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
HCR 100 70-0 (1987) Author: Ceverha, Bill
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Encouraging all counties to make every effort to provide their fair share of funding in support of local juvenile probation services. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Signed by the Governor
SB 17 70-0 (1987) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Granoff, Al
Relating to the continuation, membership, operation, and administration of the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission, judicial proceedings involving juveniles, the powers and duties of juvenile boards, and the application of penal statutes to children and providing penalties. House: Government Organization
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 64 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Shelley, Dan
Relating to masters to serve the juvenile courts of Harris County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 97 70-0 (1987) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to the age at which a child may be transferred to a criminal court for prosecution as an adult and the age at which a child may commit a crime for which he may be prosecuted. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 98 70-0 (1987) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to the sentencing and commitment of certain delinquent children to the Texas Youth Commission and to the transfer of those children to the Texas Department of Corrections after a hearing by the Juvenile Review Board. Senate: Criminal Justice Left as pending business in comm.
SB 218 70-0 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the transfer of a child from the juvenile court to a court having criminal jurisdiction and to examining trials in criminal cases. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/87
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 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
SB 860 70-0 (1987) Author: Anderson, Richard Relating to the establishment of a special shock probation program for certain youthful offenders. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1023 70-0 (1987) Author: Montford, John Relating to certain orders issued by a juvenile court judge who is not an attorney. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1069 70-0 (1987) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Richardson, Bob
Relating to files and records of certain offenses committed by juveniles. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SCR 113 70-0 (1987) Author: Sarpalius, Bill Creating a special joint interim committee to study the juvenile justice system. Senate: Administration, Special Referred to Administration
SR 572 70-0 (1987) Author: Sarpalius, Bill Establishing a special interim study committee to be named the Senate Select Committee on the Juvenile Justice System.
HB 30 70-2 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the prosecution, sentencing, and commitment of a child for certain criminal conduct. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 211 69-0 (1985) Author: Waldrop, Tom Relating to an extension of the jurisdiction of the Texas Youth Commission to certain persons over 18 years of age but under 21. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 300 69-0 (1985) Author: Toomey, Mike Relating to the procedure for taking the deposition of a witness under the age of 18 in a juvenile court proceeding. House: Judiciary Placed on General State Calendar
HB 301 69-0 (1985) Author: Toomey, Mike Relating to the right of a juvenile certified as an adult to an examining trial. House: Judiciary Referred to Jurisprudence
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 664 69-0 (1985) Author: Valigura, Keith Relating to standards for juvenile detention facilities. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 708 69-0 (1985) Author: Waldrop, Tom Relating to the authority of the Texas Youth Commission to consent to the medical treatment of a minor committed to the commission. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
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
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HB 1169 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to masters to serve the juvenile courts of Harris County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1242 69-0 (1985) Author: Denton, Betty
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to application of the Education Code to facilities of the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation or the Texas Youth Commission. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1557 69-0 (1985) Author: McKenna, Jan Relating to the indexing and use of photographs and fingerprints of missing juveniles. House: Judiciary Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1729 69-0 (1985) Author: Toomey, Mike Relating to juvenile law-enforcement records and files. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 1832 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the availability and distribution of criminal conviction information to juvenile probation departments; providing penalties. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
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 252 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Hury, James
Relating to juvenile court, law enforcement, and agency files and records on certain minors, to the taking of fingerprints and photographs of certain minors for law enforcement purposes, to the confidentiality, availability,and use of minor's files and records in connection with juvenile courts or criminal proceedings as with law enforcement investigations, and to fees for the provision of certain information. House: Judiciary
Senate: Criminal Justice
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 253 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Valigura, Keith
Relating to minimum standards for the detention of juveniles and the powers and duties of the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 499 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the issues of mental illness, mental retardation, fitness to proceed, and mental defects and diseases in juvenile proceedings to adjudicate a child as a child in need of supervision or a delinquent child. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
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 516 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to an increase in the fees paid to counties by the Texas Youth Commission for supervision of delinquent children; amending Subsection (b), Section 61.083, Human Resources Code, as amended. House: Appropriations
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Referred to Appropriations
SB 522 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the authority of the governing board of the Texas Youth Commission to obtain criminal history information from the Department of Public Safety, the Federal Bureau of Investigation identification division, or another law enforcement agency, and to the offense of unauthorized disclosure of criminal history information records; providing a penalty. Senate: Health & Human Resources Referred to Health & Human Services
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
SB 709 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the transfer of a child from the juvenile court to a court having criminal jurisdiction and to examining trials and appeals in criminal cases. House: Judiciary
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Judiciary
SB 1136 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to juvenile law-enforcement records and files; the keeping and permitted disclosure and use. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1428 69-0 (1985) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Toomey, Mike
Relating to the procedure for taking the deposition of a witness under the age of 18 in a juvenile court proceeding. House: Judiciary
Senate: Criminal Justice
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
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 63 68-0 (1983) Author: Cary, Reby Relating to photographs and fingerprints of juveniles. House: Judiciary No action taken
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 478 68-0 (1983) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to the transfer of a child from the juvenile court to a court having criminal jurisdiction and to examining trials and appeals in criminal cases. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
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 1504 68-0 (1983) Author: Peveto, Wayne Relating to the grounds for the transfer of a child from a juvenile court to a court having jurisdiction of criminal offenses for prosecution as an adult. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
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 1947 68-0 (1983) Author: Waldrop, Tom
Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
Relating to the incarceration of persons up to age 21 by the Texas Youth Commission. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken
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 35 68-0 (1983) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to the introduction of the juvenile record of the defendant at the time of sentencing. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
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 65 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to juvenile law-enforcement records and files; their keeping and permitted disclosure and use; providing penalties. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably with substitute
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 . . . . . . . . . .
SB 217 68-0 (1983) Author: Sharp, John Relating to the transfer of a child from the juvenile court to a court having criminal jurisdiction and to examining trials and appeals in criminal cases. Senate: Jurisprudence Postponed
SB 422 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Relating to changing the name of the Texas Youth Council to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 669 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Keller, Ray
Relating to juvenile court orders affecting parents and others, including restitution by the parent or child to the victim of an offense or voluntary community service restitution by the child, and to liability of cities, towns, and counties for certain causes of action that arise from juvenile restitution programs; authorizing insurance protection and inclusion of the child in workers' compensation benefits. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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 33 67-0 (1981) Author: Hartung, Frank Relating to the prosecution of children for capital felonies and felonies of the first degree. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
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 320 67-0 (1981) Author: Hill, Anita Relating to the creation, powers, and duties of a juvenile probation commission and to state juvenile probation services. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
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 345 67-0 (1981) Author: Bock II, Bennie
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to the requirement of notice to the juvenile court and prosecuting attorney before a delinquent child may be released on supervision. House: Security & Sanctions
Senate: Human Resources
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 557 67-0 (1981) Author: Messer, Bill Relating to the disposition of illegally acquired property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor authorized
HB 711 67-0 (1981) Author: Jones, Neal T. Relating to the transfer of children to criminal courts. House: Judiciary Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
HB 727 67-0 (1981) Author: Grubbs, Walter B. Relating to the prosecution of a person fifteen years of age or older for certain offenses without a waiver of jurisdiction and certification of the individual court for criminal prosecution. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
HB 869 67-0 (1981) Author: Nabers, Lynn Relating to the amount of payments that may be made by the Texas Youth Council to a county under certain contracts. House: Security & Sanctions Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
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 1704 67-0 (1981) Author: Jones, Neal T.
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Relating to juvenile probation and community-based correctional services; state aid for these services; and juvenile boards. House: Security & Sanctions
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2157 67-0 (1981) Author: Nabers, Lynn Relating to inspection of certain juvenile records by the Texas Department of corrections for statistical purposes. House: Security & Sanctions Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
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 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 304 67-0 (1981) Author: Wilson, John
Sponsor: Messer, Bill
Relating to the disposition of illegally acquired property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 449 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the prosecution of a person fifteen years of age or older for certain offenses without a waiver of jurisdiction and certification of the individual by the juvenile court for criminal prosecution. 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 763 67-0 (1981) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Nabers, Lynn
Relating to the amount of payments that may be made by the Texas Youth Council to a county under certain contracts. House: Security & Sanctions
Senate: Human Resources
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SB 965 67-0 (1981) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Khoury, Rollin
Relating to appeals from a juvenile court to a court of appeals, to advise as to right of a child on appeal, and to filing an appeal bond. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Withdrawn from calendar
SB 1044 67-0 (1981) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Washington, Craig
Relating to exempting certain child-care facilities from licensing requirements, providing for their registration with the Texas Youth Council. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
Committee laid on table subject to call
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
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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 340 66-0 (1979) Author: Bode, Mary Jane Relating to the creation, membership, duties, and powers of the Texas Juvenile Standards Commission. House: Security & Sanctions Reported from subcommittee with no recommendation
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 555 66-0 (1979) Author: Whitehead, Emmett Relating to transfer of Crockett State School from the Texas Youth Council to the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation. House: State Affairs Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HB 677 66-0 (1979) Author: Untermeyer, Chase Relating to the payment of attorney's fees to an attorney appointed to represent a child in certain suits. House: Judicial Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 766 66-0 (1979) Author: Lewis, Gibson Relating to the authority of the Texas Youth Council to contract with and dispense money to Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America. House: Security & Sanctions Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 858 66-0 (1979) Author: Untermeyer, Chase Relating to court-ordered restitution or charitable service by children in need of supervision or delinquent children. House: Judicial Affairs Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HB 904 66-0 (1979) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to the liability of the state damages caused by juveniles committed to the Texas Youth Council. House: Security & Sanctions Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 967 66-0 (1979) Author: Grant, Ben Z.
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to juvenile jurisdiction of district, county, and statutory courts. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 982 66-0 (1979) Author: Hartung, Frank Relating to the prosecution of children for first degree and capital felonies. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 988 66-0 (1979) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to the assignment of children by the Texas Youth Council to the youth ranch operated on the Parrie Haynes Ranch in Bell County. House: Security & Sanctions Scheduled for future calendar placement
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 1169 66-0 (1979) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to detention of certain juveniles alleged to have committed a felony. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
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 1760 66-0 (1979) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the taking and filing of photographs of children taken into custody. House: Judicial Affairs Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HCR 107 66-0 (1979) Author: Wallace III, Ralph
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Requesting Criminal Justice Center at Sam Houston State University to conduct a study of current court procedures in juvenile sexual abuse cases. House: Rules
Senate: State Affairs
Signed by the Governor
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 46 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Untermeyer, Chase
Relating to the destruction of certain juvenile court records. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
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 597 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to the indictment, trial, and punishment of certain youthful offenders. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
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
SB 1167 66-0 (1979) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Lewis, Gibson
Relating to the authority of the Texas Youth Council to contract with and dispense money to Big Brothers/ Big Sisters of America. House: Security & Sanctions
Senate: Human Resources
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
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 380 65-0 (1977) Author: Whitehead, Emmett Directing the State Building Commission to acquire a site for and to construct a community-based juvenile correction center in the city of Tyler; making an appropriation. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Referred to Committee on Finance
HB 558 65-0 (1977) Author: Olson, Jr., Lyndon Relating to the exemption of live-in houseparents employed by the Texas Youth Council. House: Social Services Referred to Committee on Social Services
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 573 65-0 (1977) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to the period of service of an attorney ad lietm appointed for a child for a detention hearing. House: Judiciary Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 574 65-0 (1977) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to the admissibility of certain statements of a child. House: Judiciary Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
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 748 65-0 (1977) Author: Olson, Jr., Lyndon
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the exemption of live-in houseparents employed by the Texas Youth Council from the state employees work-week law. House: Social Services
Senate: Human Resources
Effective immediately
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 849 65-0 (1977) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to public access to files and records of certain jubenile offenders and permitting public trials in certain cases. 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 936 65-0 (1977) Author: Nabers, Lynn
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the transfer of certain students to adjacent school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days
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 1156 65-0 (1977) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to effect of child support order of a juvenile court on other support orders. House: Judiciary Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1916 65-0 (1977) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to delinquent children and children needing supervision. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HB 2220 65-0 (1977) Author: Whitehead, Emmett Relating to payment by the state of attorney's fees and court reporters' fees in certain cases in counties with a state training school for delinquent children or a facility of the Department of Corrections. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 165 65-0 (1977) Author: Meier, Bill Relating to the suspension of driver's license, permit, or privilege of a minor who drives while intoxicated or while under the influence of alcohol. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Criminal Matters
SB 249 65-0 (1977) Author: Hance, Kent
Sponsor: Rains, Don
Relating to the designation of an alternate juvenile court and providing for its jurisdiction in certain cases in which the judge of the juvenile court is not an attorney licensed in this state. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 396 65-0 (1977) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the exemption of the Texas Youth Council facilities for children committed to the Texas Youth Council for having engaged in delinquent conduct from provisions of the Child Care Licensing Act. House: Social Services
Senate: Human Resources
Referred to subcommittee
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
SB 703 65-0 (1977) Author: Hance, Kent Relating to the prosecution as adults of persons 15 years old or over who are alleged to have committed certain offenses. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SR 741 65-0 (1977) Author: Meier, Bill Creating a special interim committee to study juvenile offenders. Senate: Finance
HB 128 64-0 (1975) Author: Hall, Anthony Relating to the creation in certain counties of independent school districts related to county institutions for the care of neglected, dependent and delinquent children. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 356 64-0 (1975) Author: Bock II, Bennie Relating to authorizing as a condition of probation for children in need of supervision or delinquent children participation in work programs. House: Judiciary Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 453 64-0 (1975) Author: Caldwell, Neil Relating to the transfer of children committed to the Texas Youth Council to other facilities limited exclusively to juvenile offenders and certain offender classifications of the Texas Department of Corrections. House: Social Services Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 581 64-0 (1975) Author: Denton, Lane Relating to the examination, treatment, and discharge of children committed to the Texas Youth Council; requiring a hearing on the issue of parole revocation; authorizing the purchase of services from private agencies. House: Social Services Reported from committee with substitute
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 743 64-0 (1975) Author: Presnal, Bill Relating to waiver of certain rights of a child in proceedings under Title 3 of the Family Code. House: Judiciary Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 760 64-0 (1975) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the creation, administration, and powers and duties of the Office of Legal Representative for Inmates of the Texas Youth Council. House: Social Services Reported from committee with substitute
HB 769 64-0 (1975) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim
Sponsor: Patman, W.N. "Bill"
Relating to the designation of a court as the juvenile court of a county and the qualifications of the juvenile court judge. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
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 811 64-0 (1975) Author: Allred, Dave Relating to the supervision of juveniles released on parole or on temporary furlough from the Texas Youth Council by county probation departments; providing for terms and payments for supervisory services. House: Social Services Referred to subcommittee
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 843 64-0 (1975) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the disclosure of an adjudication of delinquency in certain circumstances; providing immunity for a person whose files relating to delinquent conduct have been sealed under certain circumstances. House: Judiciary Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 859 64-0 (1975) Author: Allred, Dave Relating to the diagnosis, evaluation, transfer, and commitment of mentally retarded persons committed to the Texas Youth Council. House: Social Services Referred to subcommittee
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 943 64-0 (1975) Author: Olson, Jr., Lyndon Relating to rights, privileges and obligations of certain 18-year olds. House: Social Services Considered by committee in public hearing
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 1481 64-0 (1975) Author: O'Kelley, Robert M.
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to the construction, operation, and maintenance of regional residential facilities in El Paso and Cameron Counties for providing residential diagnosis and cumulative care, supervision, treatment, and training for juvenile offenders in the custody of the Texas Youth Council. House: Social Services
Senate: Human Resources
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1534 64-0 (1975) Author: Torres, Ruben M. Relating to the inspection of certain files concerning proceedings in juvenile court by school officials in certain circumstances. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
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 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
HB 2156 64-0 (1975) Author: Donaldson, Jerry "Nub" Authorizing the Texas Youth Council to convey the property of the Mountain View School for Boys to the Texas Board of Corrections; providing for the use of the unexpended and unencumbered funds heretofore appropriated for use of the Mounatin View School for Boys. House: Social Services Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 2248 64-0 (1975) Author: Whitehead, Emmett Making an appropriation to the Texas Youth Council. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
HR 106 64-0 (1975) Author: Coleman, Ronald Relating to requesting the House Judiciary Committee to make an interim study on Texas juvenile court procedures. House: Judiciary
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 375 64-0 (1975) Author: Braecklein, Bill Relating to the diagnosis, evaluation, transfer, and commitment of mentally retarded persons committed to the Texas Youth Concil. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from subcommittee favorably with amendments
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 505 64-0 (1975) Author: Hance, Kent Relating to membership and per diem of members of the Texas Youth Council. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 572 64-0 (1975) Author: Ogg, Jack Providing for waiver of the right against self-incrimination for children in juvenile court; providing for a finding by the court of such a waiver. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Civil Matters
SB 576 64-0 (1975) Author: Ogg, Jack Limiting the crimes for which a person younder than 15 years when he committed the offense may be prosecuted; providing that no person may be punished by death for an offense committed when he was younger than 17 years; providing for transfer of persons from criminal court to juvenile court; providing for trial of persons younger than 17 years. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Criminal 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
SB 1004 64-0 (1975) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to authorization of the Texas Youth Council to continue to exercise care, custody, and control of children in its custody after such children have reached 18 years of age. House: Social Services
Senate: Human Resources
Considered by committee in public hearing
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 295 63-0 (1973) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to all Juvenile Courts existing in the County of Dallas, and any such courts to be created in the future; conferring upon said courts the general constitutional jurisdiction heretofore conferred upon constitutional District Courts as per the Constitution and laws of the State of Texas; said courts retaining a preference for the cases now heard in said courts; providing for severability. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Reported favorably
HB 440 63-0 (1973) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the creation, administration, and powers and duties of the Office of Legal Representative for inmates of the Texas Youth Council; and declaring an emergency. House: Human Resources Tabled
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 667 63-0 (1973) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Relating to the age of children under the jurisdiction of the juvenile court. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
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
HB 1450 63-0 (1973) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to the appointment and compensation of public defenders for juveniles in juvenile delinquency proceedings; defining their qualifications and duties; permitting two or more counties to create a public defender for juveniles district; providing for other court appointed attorneys. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1670 63-0 (1973) Author: Allred, Dave
Sponsor: Hightower, Jack
Relating to authorizing the Texas Youth Council to contract with counties for probation or parole services; providing a fee; providing for reports; amending Chapter 281, Acts of the 55th Legislature, Regular Session, 1957 (Article 5143d, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), by adding a Section 25A; and declaring an emergency. House: Human Resources
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
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 147 63-0 (1973) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Relating to the creation, administration, and powers and duties of the Office of Legal Representative for Inmates of the Texas Youth Council. Senate: Human Resources Laid on table
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
SB 171 63-0 (1973) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to authority of the State Board of Education to create special school districts for the education of certain children residing at institutions or facilities maintained by governmental agencies or nonprofit, nonsectarian organizations. Senate: Education Reported favorably
SCR 135 63-0 (1973) Author: Clower, Ron Suspending the Joint Rules to take up H.B. 295. Adopted
HB 610 62-0 (1971) Author: Stewart, Vernon Relating to state aid to the counties to support local juvenile probation services.
HB 864 62-0 (1971) Author: Denton, Lane Relating to requiring separate confinement of persons younger than 25 years who are charged with or convicted of a narcotics or dangerous drug violation.
HB 77 62-4 (1972) Author: Baker, George Relating to the age of children under the jurisdiction of the juvenile court.
HB 283 61-0 (1969) Author: Stewart, Vernon James Relating to the right to counsel in juvenlile proceedings.
HB 475 61-0 (1969) Author: Cobb, L. Dean | et. al. Relating to the trial as an adult of a juvenile 15 years of age or older who is charged with a felony.
HB 533 61-0 (1969) Author: Golman, Joe H. Relating to the release in certain instances of information concerning juveniles.
HB 716 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John Relating to creation of the Juvenile Court No. 2 of Dallas County; making the judge a member of the juvenile board.
HB 743 61-0 (1969) Author: Salter, Robert F. "Bob" Relating to state liability for property damage by certain persons.
HB 818 61-0 (1969) Author: Salter, Robert F. "Bob" Relating to the county to which a writ of habeas corpus is used to secure the release of a person in the custody of the Texas Youth Council is returnable.
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 1221 61-0 (1969) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to state aid to the counties to support local juvenile probation services.
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 1243 61-0 (1969) Author: Stewart, Vernon James Relating to the qualifications of juvenile court judges.
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.
SB 206 61-0 (1969) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to the transcription of reporter's notes in juvenile delinquency proceedings and the charges and liability for such transcription.
SB 207 61-0 (1969) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to the employment, appointment and compensation of counsel in juvenile delinquency proceedings.
SB 439 61-0 (1969) Author: Word, James Powell Relating to state liability for property damage by certain persons.
SB 572 61-0 (1969) Author: Strong, Jack B. | et. al. Relating to requiring the Texas Youth Council to employ additional juvenile parole officers.
SB 573 61-0 (1969) Author: Bridges, Ronald Wayne Relating to providing for the establishment of forestry or parks-maintenance camps by the Texas Youth Council to provide for improved classification and segregation of juvenile offenders and to relieve crowded conditions in existing institutions; providing for the cooperation of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission and other appropriate state departments and agencies in the location, establishment and operation of said camps.
SB 832 61-0 (1969) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to creating a Commission on State Institutions and prescribing its powers, duties, and functions related to the continuous study and investigation of certain state and county institutions; requiring the institutions and other agencies to cooperate with the commission.
SB 833 61-0 (1969) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to the addition of three new members of the Texas Youth Council; providing for their initial appointments; increasing the number of members required to call a meeting and to constitute a quorum; providing for a Deputy Director and qualifications.
SB 835 61-0 (1969) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to consolidating laws relating to juveniles and repealing obsolete juvenile laws.
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 435 60-0 (1967) Author: Bridges, Ronald Wayne Relating to providing for the establishment of forestry or parks-maintenance camps by the Texas Youth Council to provide for improved classification and segregation of juvenile offenders and to relieve crowded conditions in existing institutions.
HB 780 60-0 (1967) Author: Longoria, Raul | et. al. Relating to proceedings against children for certain offenses; giving the juvenile court exclusive jurisdiction in certain cases.
HB 783 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to release of information about juvenile proceedings.
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 787 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to the requirement of separate detention facilities for persons classified as juvenile offenders; providing for withholding of state funds from counties which do not provide separate facilities.
HB 788 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to amending certain acts relating to the trial of juvenile traffic offenders; requiring the presence of the juvenile and one or both parents or guardians in open court before the judge.
HB 790 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to authorizing counties to enter into cooperative agreements to provide probation services and detention and diagnostic facilities for juvenile delinquents.
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 792 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to the qualifications of juvenile court judges.
HB 974 60-0 (1967) Author: Salter, Robert F. "Bob" Relating to the payment of court-appointed counsel for certain delinquent children charged with a crime in counties where state training schools are located.
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 1318 60-0 (1967) Author: Johnson, Glenn A. | et. al. Relating to providing for open court hearings and public records in cases involving juveniles charged with felonies.
SB 330 60-0 (1967) Author: Hall, Ralph M. Relating to authorizing judges of courts with jurisdiction over juveniles to create a separate docket, designated the "Children's Court Docket", for matters involving juveniles not charged with violation of law.
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 29 60-1 (1968) Author: Jordan, Barbara Charline | et. al. Relating to establishing the Juvenile Court No. 2 of Harris County.
HB 103 59-0 (1965) Author: Jungmichel, Charles H. | et. al. Relating to providing for closed court hearings in cases involving juveniles, except in cases involving juveniles who have repeatedly committed felonies or who have committed heinous offenses.
HB 131 59-0 (1965) Author: Knapp, Jr., Walter Lee | et. al. Relating to amending the Code of Criminal Procedure by abolishing trial fees and certain fees allowed the attorney representing the State before a justice court in cases involving the violation of any penal statute or the Uniform Act Regulating Traffic on Highways; providing that all justices of the peace in the State of Texas shall be compensated on a salary basis.
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.
HB 916 59-0 (1965) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Juvenile and District Courts of Wichita County, Texas, to appoint a referee in certain civil cases; providing for his qualifications, compensation,and duties and for practice before a referee.
SB 169 59-0 (1965) Author: Spears, Jr., Franklin Scott Relating to the conditions and procedures under which a child may be prosecuted as if he were an adult.
SB 250 59-0 (1965) Author: Kennard, Don Relating to the adoption of an interstate compact on juveniles.
SB 291 59-0 (1965) Author: Watson, Jr., Murray Relating to providing for open court hearings and public records in cases involving juveniles charged with felonies.
SB 372 59-0 (1965) Author: Watson, Jr., Murray Relating to the transfer of the management, government, and control of the Waco State Home and Corsicana State Home from the Texas Youth Council to the State Department of Public Welfare.
SB 398 59-0 (1965) Author: Colson, Esther Neveille Relating to changing the name of the school established for the care of dependent and delinquent colored girls to the name "Crockett State School for Girls"; placing "Crockett State School for Girls" under the control and jurisdiction of the Texas Youth Council.
SB 478 59-0 (1965) Author: Hall, Ralph M. Relating to removing the stigma of the word "juvenile" from those children involved in matters pending in juvenile court in instances where the child or children are not charged with any violation of law or wrongdoing; authorizing judges of juvenile courts to create a separate docket to be designated as "Children's Court Docket".
SCR 79 59-0 (1965)
HB 182 58-0 (1963) Author: Roberts, Ronald Edd | et. al. Relating to establishing and providing for a State Home for dependent and neglected children.
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 278 58-0 (1963) Author: Bridges, Ronald Wayne | et. al. Relating to providing for the establishment of forestry or parks-maintenance camps by the Texas Youth Council to provide for improved classification and segregation of juvenile offenders and to relieve the crowded conditions in existing institutions.
HB 282 58-0 (1963) Author: Eckhardt, Robert Christian "Bob" Relating to repealing the Statute known as the State Youth Development Council.
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 873 58-0 (1963) Author: Adams, J. Collier Relating to the supervision of juvenile parolees released under supervision by the Texas Youth Council in counties having a juvenile officer or probation office and in counties having no such officers.
HB 22 57-0 (1961) Author: Foreman, Wilson | et. al. Relating to prescribing working hours for all employees of institutions under the control and management of the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools and the State Youth Council; providing an effective date.
HB 51 57-0 (1961) Author: Kennard, Don | et. al. Relating to appropriating funds to the Texas Youth Council for the establishment and operation of a Division of Prevention and Parole; fixing an effective date.
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.
HB 231 57-0 (1961) Author: James, Tom | 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 single title, preserving the substantive law as it existed immediately prior to the passage of this Act.
HB 257 57-0 (1961) Author: Spears, Jr., Franklin Scott | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Act providing transfers of certain cases in juvenile courts from the jurisdiction of juvenile courts to the jurisdiction of the other courts; providing that certain delinquent children shall be subject to the penal laws and criminal persecution the same as if they were adults.
HB 308 57-0 (1961) Author: Spears, Jr., Franklin Scott Relating to providing that regularly empowered courts shall have criminal prosecution jurisdiction over juvenile violators of the traffic laws to the exclusion of the Juvenile Courts; describing the mode of confinement.
HB 353 57-0 (1961) Author: Curington, Paul W. Relating to authorizing the Texas Youth Council to convey a certain tract of land to the Corsicana Independent School District in exchange for another tract of land.
HB 380 57-0 (1961) Author: Garrison, Donald E. "Don" | et. al. Relating to appropriating funds to the Texas Youth Council for the construction, equipping, paying for architect fees and furnishing of a State Home for Dependent, Neglected and Orphan Negro Children; fixing an effective date.
HB 622 57-0 (1961) Author: Stewart, III, Maco Relating to establishing a Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court for Galveston County.
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.
SB 97 57-0 (1961) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to prescribing working hours for all employees of institutions under the control and management of the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools and the State Youth Council; providing an effective date.
SB 114 57-0 (1961) Author: Colson, Esther Neveille Relating to providing for transfer of title to a certain tract of land in Houston County, Texas, now composing a part of the site of the Colored Girls Training School, from the State of Texas to the Crockett Independent School District.
SB 160 57-0 (1961) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to authorizing the Texas Youth Council to convey a certain tract of land, now a part of a tract of pasture land owned by the State of Texas and used by the Corsicana State Home, to the Corsicana Independent School District in exchange for another certain tract of land adjoining the Corsicana State Home property.
HB 105 57-1 (1961) Author: Shipley, Donald K. Relating to amending a certain Act providing for transfers of certain cases 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 8 57-3 (1962) Author: Kennard, Don | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation out of the General Revenue Fund to the Texas Youth Council for parole supervision.
HB 72 57-3 (1962) Author: Roberts, Ronald Edd Relating to amending a certain Statute 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 duties of various State agencies handling delinquent children.
SB 28 57-3 (1962) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to making an appropriation out of the General Revenue Fund to the Texas Youth Council for parole supervision.
SB 87 57-3 (1962) Author: Martin, Crawford Collins Relating to amending a certain Act 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.
HB 100 56-0 (1959) Author: Sudderth, Ben Doyle | 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.
HB 269 56-0 (1959) Author: Daily, Roger Relating to regulating the handling of funds received by institutions under the control and management of the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools and The Texas Youth Council.
HB 791 56-0 (1959) Author: Johnson, Sr., Robert Ellis "Bob; Big Daddy" Relating to amending certain statutes to create a Juvenile Court and a Court of Domestic Relations so as to authorize Judges of all District Courts to sit for, hear and decide cases pending in the Juvenile Court and Domestic Relations Court of Dallas County.
HB 862 56-0 (1959) Author: Hinson, George T. Relating to providing for the transfer of title to certain lands from the State of Texas now under the jurisdiction and control of the Texas Youth Council, to the County of Upshur, aggregating eighty-one (81) acres of land, more or less, including buildings, structures, improvements, and appurtenances, and being a part of the original tract of land composing the Dickson Colored Orphanage, for the purpose of a public park.
HB 886 56-0 (1959) Author: Latimer, Roy Truett Relating to authorizing the Texas Youth Council to accept gifts, grants, and donations of money, personal property, real property, or anything of value from any source, public or private, acceptable to the Texas Youth Council, subject to the approval of the Governor, for the purpose of locating new facilities and institutions or of improving and expanding existing institutions and facilities.
SB 117 56-0 (1959) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to amending certain statutes by 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 57 56-1 (1959) Author: Leaverton, Harold Adair Relating to authorizing the sum of Twenty-five Thousand Dollars ($25,000) heretofore appropriated to the Gatesville State School for Boys to be expended by the State Youth Council.
SB 8 56-1 (1959) Author: Martin, Crawford Collins Relating to authorizing the sum of Twenty-five Thousand Dollars ($25,000) heretofore appropriated to the Gatesville State School for Boys, to be expended by the State Youth Council for the purposes stated in item 6 of the appropriation to the Gatesville State School for Boys.
HB 61 56-3 (1959) Author: Kennard, Don Relating to appropriating funds to the Texas Youth Council for the establishment and operation of a Juvenile Parole Division; fixing an effective date.
HB 72 55-0 (1957) Author: Sudderth, Ben Doyle | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts by 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.
HB 307 55-0 (1957) Author: Seeligson, Frates Slick Relating to youth correctional institutions.
HB 542 55-0 (1957) Author: Kothmann, Glenn | et. al. Relating to amending the Penal Code by changing the age therein stated from nine to ten to conform with the Juvenile Laws of this State; providing that no person shall be convicted of any offense committed before he was ten years old except perjury.
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.
HB 738 55-0 (1957) Author: Cole, Criss | et. al. Relating to providing for a Referee for Juvenile Courts in counties having a population of eight hundred and six thousand, seven hundred (806,700) or more.
HB 823 55-0 (1957) Author: Kelly, Moyne L. | et. al. Relating to creating the Texas Department of Youth Service and the Texas Youth Service Board.
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 33 55-0 (1957) Author: Roberts, Herbert Ray Relating to authorizing and directing the State Youth Development Council, acting by its Executive Secretary, to execute and deliver to the State Highway Commission of Texas a right-of-way easement to certain land in Cooke County, Texas, for the reconstruction and maintenance of a state highway extending along or across certain state property known as Gainesville State School for Girls.
SB 117 55-0 (1957) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" Relating to youth correctional institutions; transferring management and control of the Gatesville State School for Boys, the Gainesville State School for Girls, and the Colored Girls Training School at Crockett, to the State Department of Public Welfare.
SB 204 55-0 (1957) Author: Martin, Crawford Collins Relating to creating a Juvenile Court for Hamilton County, Texas.
SB 303 55-0 (1957) Author: Martin, Crawford Collins Relating to creating a Texas Youth Council for the protection, care, training, and supervision of certain classes of children and youth of the state, and, among other things, defining its powers, duties and functions; fixing an effective date.
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 76 53-0 (1953) Author: Glusing, Ben A. Relating to amending certain Acts pertaining to the designation and jurisdiction of juvenile courts, by providing that the county court may be designated as the juvenile court of a county having two or more district courts, or one or more district courts and one or more criminal district courts, where neither of the judges of the district courts or criminal district courts is a resident of the county.
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 554 53-0 (1953) Author: Clements, Jamie Hager Relating to authorizing the State Youth Development Council of the State of Texas to convey a tract of land situated in Houston County, Texas containing one and twenty-seven hundredths (1.27) acres of land more or less.
HB 786 53-0 (1953) Author: Elliott, William Marshall "Bill" Relating to making it discretionary with the Trial Judge whether to sentence males between the ages of fifteen (15) and seventeen (17) who have been convicted of a felony to Gatesville State School for Boys until they are twenty-one (21) and then transferred to the State Penitentiary or whether to sentence them directly to the State Penitentiary, and further making it discretionary with the Trial Judge whether to sentence females between the ages of sixteen (16) and eighteen (18) who have been convicted of a felony to Gatesville State School for Girls until they are twenty-one (21) and then transferred to the State Penitentiary or whether to sentence them directly to the State Penitentiary.
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 39 53-0 (1953) Author: Shireman, William H. Relating to amending Statutes to provide that County Court may be designated as Juvenile Court of a county having two or more district courts or one or more district courts and one or more criminal districts courts, and a juvenile board, and if there is no resident District Judge in said County.
SB 205 53-0 (1953) Author: Colson, Esther Neveille Relating to authorizing the State Youth Development Council of the State of Texas to convey a certain tract of land situated in Houston County to W. M. Betts for another tract of land.
HB 50 53-1 (1954) Author: Duff, Virginia Elizabeth Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to contract with public schools in the State of Texas to educate inmates of Special Schools and to pay tuition to the public schools.
SB 8 53-1 (1954) Author: Martin, Crawford Collins Relating to amending certain Acts by providing for the appropriation of Twenty-Six Thousand ($26,000.00) Dollars out of the "Youth Development Council Fund" for the purpose of repairing the school building for negro boys at Gatesville State School for Boys.
SB 26 53-1 (1954) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to contract with public schools in the State of Texas to educate inmates of Special Schools and to pay tuition to the public schools.
SB 28 53-1 (1954) Author: Secrest, Jarrard Relating to providing for constructing and equipping additional buildings for the Waco State Home at Waco, Texas; providing for the appropriation for constructing and equipping said buildings and expenses incidental thereto.
HB 196 52-0 (1951) Author: Chambers, William R. "Bill" Relating to amending certain acts by providing that in counties having only one (1) district court and having a juvenile board, such board shall designate the county or district court of such county as the juvenile court for said county, and in all other counties having only one (1) district court, but no juvenile board, the county judge and the district judge of such county shall designate the county or district court of such county as the juvenile court.
HB 372 52-0 (1951) Author: Perry, Henry Grady | et. al. Relating to defining the liability for support and care of inmates of the Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools; providing for an exception as to certain institutions; defining indigent and non-indigent patients and students; providing for a setting of rate for the care, support and maintenance of inmates, where there is a liability to pay.
HB 448 52-0 (1951) Author: Cobb, Morris Gray Relating to repealing certain Act concerning Colored Girls Training School.
HB 571 52-0 (1951) Author: Sadler, Harley Herman Relating to making an appropriation to the State of Youth Development Council for the construction of certain buildings and facilities for the improvement of the State Training School for Boys; providing certain regulations in respect to the expenditure of the appropriation.
HB 93 51-0 (1949) Author: Godard, Louie D. "Duke" | et. al. Relating to providing for designation of Juvenile court in counties having only one District Court.
HB 239 51-0 (1949) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce Relating to changing the name "Eleemosynary Institutions," given to various state institutions, to "Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools", and providing a changed meaning in the name "Eleemosynary Institutions"
HB 321 51-0 (1949) Author: Kirkpatrick, Ernest Ray Relating to making appropriations for the support, maintenance and improvement of the Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions of the State of Texas for the two-year period beginning September 1, 1949, and ending August 31, 1951; prescribing rules and regulations in regards to expenditure; providing a saving clause.
HB 434 51-0 (1949) Author: Pattison, James B. Relating to appropriating $960,000.00 to the Board of Control for the use of various eleemosynary institutions during the balance of the fiscal year ending August 31, 1949, for food, medicine, clothing, and other contingent items.
HB 871 51-0 (1949) Author: Casey, Robert Randolph "Bob" | et. al. Relating to creating a Juvenile Court in counties having ten or more District Courts and having a Juvenile Board composed of the District Judges and County Judge of said county.
SB 112 51-0 (1949) Author: Kelley, Rogers Relating to amending a previous Act, providing that in counties having only one district court and having a juvenile board, such board shall designate the county or district court of such county as the Juvenile Court for said county, and in all other counties having only one district court, but no juvenile board, the County Judge and the District Judge of such county shall designate the county or district court of such county as the Juvenile Court.
SB 244 51-0 (1949) Author: Proffer, Robert L. "Bob" Relating to creating a State Youth Development Council for the protection care, and training of children and youth of the State and, among other things, defining its powers, duties, functions and relations with other agencies, officers, and courts, and their corresponding duties and powers; containing a severability provision as to validity; repealing certain Statutes; fixing its effective date.
SB 417 51-0 (1949) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. Relating to authorizing the Board of Control to convey to the City of Brady, Texas, the water system and equipment situated outside the limits of the Brady State School for Delinquent Negro Girls at Brady, Texas.
HB 1 51-1 (1950) Author: Kirkpatrick, Ernest Ray | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation for the support, maintenance, and improvement of the State Hospitals, Special Schools, and other institutions and the construction of certain buildings, included in said House Bill 321 for the fiscal year beginning September 1, 1950 and ending August 31, 1951; prescribing certain regulations and restrictions in respect to the expenditure of said appropriations; providing a savings clause.
SB 3 51-1 (1950) Author: Carney, Howard A. Relating to making appropriations for the support, maintenance, and improvement of the Colored Girls Training School at Brady, Texas, the Gainesville State School for Girls, Gainesville, Texas, and the Gatesville State School for Boys, Gatesville, Texas, for the fiscal year beginning September 1, 1950, and ending August 31, 1951; and prescribing certain regulations and restrictions in respect to the expenditure of said appropriations; providing a saving clause.
SB 4 51-1 (1950) Author: Carney, Howard A. | et. al. Relating to making amending a previous Act, making an appropriation for the support, maintenance, and improvement of the State Hospitals, Special Schools, and other institutions in House Bill No. 321, Acts of the Regular Session, 51st Legislature, 1949, for the fiscal year beginning September 1, 1950 and ending August 31, 1951; prescribing certain regulations and restrictions in respect to the expenditure of the appropriations; providing a savings clause.
HB 351 50-0 (1947) Author: Willis, Phillip LaFrance Relating to providing for local boards to be appointed as managers for each State Hospital for the Insane and the State Training School at Gatesville and prescribing their qualifications and duties.
HB 530 50-0 (1947) Author: Willis, Doyle | et. al. Relating to enabling certain counties and cities to jointly build, establish, own and operate detention homes for juveniles.
HB 531 50-0 (1947) Author: Aynesworth, Jake K. Relating to exempting students of Corsicana State Home and Waco State Home who have completed a course of studies sufficient to meet the entrance requirements of educational institutions of higher learning from the payment of tuition and entrance fees.
HB 849 50-0 (1947) Author: Isaacks, Samuel Jackson "Sam" Relating to amending a previous Act, providing that a juvenile appealing from a judgment to a Court of Civil Appeals shall not be required to file an appeal bond.
SB 121 50-0 (1947) Author: Harris, Fred R. "Red" | et. al. Relating to amending a previous Act, making it the duty of the Board of Control or such agency as at any time may have the responsibility to prescribe rules for correctional discipline at Gatesville State School for Boys, Gatesville State School for Girls and all other such institutions; prescribing penalties; enacting other provisions relating to the subject.
HB 9 49-0 (1945) Author: Bundy, Marvin A. "Bill" Relating to making appropriation for an increase in salaries for State Eleemosynary and Reformatory officials and State Eleemosynary and Reformatory employees for the period beginning with the effective date of this Act and ending on August 31, 1945, supplementing the salaries designated and/or provided for in House Bill No. 666, Acts of the Forty-Eighth Legislature, Regular Session.
HB 78 49-0 (1945) Author: Hoyo, John C. | et. al. Relating to authorizing the State Board of Control to acquire and/or construct and/or recondition and equip a State Training School for dependent and delinquent colored girls at a cost of not to exceed $150,000; making an appropriation.
HB 105 49-0 (1945) Author: Huddleston, Earl | et. al. Relating to providing for the furnishing of clothing, transportation, and money to persons paroled or discharged from the Gatesville State School for Boys and Gainesville State School for Girls.
HB 206 49-0 (1945) Author: Morgan, Monta B. | et. al. Relating to making appropriations for the support, maintenance and improvement of the Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions of the State of Texas for the two-year period beginning September 1, 1945, and ending August 31, 1947; and prescribing certain regulations and restrictions in respect to the expenditure of said appropriations.
HB 256 49-0 (1945) Author: Stubbs, John Peter | et. al. Relating to granting authority and directing the superintendents of the various eleemosynary institutions where teachers are employed to use the full amount of the four dollars ($4.00) supplement to the per capita apportionment in 1944 from the Available School Fund of the state to supplement salaries of said teachers for the remaining months of the school year 1944-45 in these institutions, subject to the approval of the State Board of Control; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict.
HB 276 49-0 (1945) Author: Moore, Sr., Carlton Relating to amending certain Act relative to establishment of Juvenile Courts.
HB 792 49-0 (1945) Author: Stubbs, John Peter Relating to amending certain Statutes providing a change in the appointment of the Superintendent of the Girls' Training School.
HB 811 49-0 (1945) Author: Harrell, Eugene F. | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes concerning the punishment of inmates of the Gatesville State School for Boys.
SB 46 49-0 (1945) Author: Spears, J. Franklin | et. al. Relating to authorizing the State Board of Control to acquire and/or construct and/or recondition and equip a State Training School for dependent and delinquent colored girls at a cost of not to exceed One Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($150,000.00); appropriating One Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($150,000.00) for such purpose, and further appropriating Thirty Thousand Dollars ($30,000.00) for the maintenance and operation of said institution for the year ending August 31, 1947.
SB 63 49-0 (1945) Author: Moore, Weaver Relating to amending statute relative to establishment of juvenile courts.
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 666 48-0 (1943) Author: Bundy, Marvin A. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to making appropriations for the support, maintenance and improvement of the Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions of the State of Texas for the two-year period beginning September 1, 1943 and ending August 31, 1945.
HB 719 48-0 (1943) Author: Stubbs, John Peter | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes to provide for the employment of a man or a woman as Superintendent of the Gainesville State School for Girls.
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 330 48-0 (1943) Author: Lanning, Royston Conrad "Doc" | et. al. Relating to making appropriations for the support, maintenance and improvement of the Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions of the State of Texas for the two-year period beginning September 1, 1943 and ending August 31, 1945.
HB 451 47-0 (1941) Author: Boone, Sr., Lester Carl | et. al. Relating to providing for a Juvenile Court in each county of the State in the County or District Courts already established; providing for the procedure in cases of delinquent children, manner of hearing, dispositional power of Juvenile Court.
HB 453 47-0 (1941) Author: Boone, Sr., Lester Carl Relating to amending certain Acts by changing the ages of boys and girls committed to the two respective state schools for delinquent children to be the same for both boys and girls; viz, persons between the age of ten and eighteen years of age.
HB 606 47-0 (1941) Author: Baker, Noel C. Relating to repealing a certain Article of the Revised Civil Statutes providing the State Board of Control may support and maintain a place for Negro orphans, Negro delinquent children, and Negro dependent and neglected children.
HB 673 47-0 (1941) Author: McDonald, Sr., William Thomas Relating to making an appropriation for the establishment of a training school for dependent or delinquent negro girls for the biennium beginning September 1, 1941 and ending August 31, 1943.
HB 926 47-0 (1941) Author: Crosthwait, John L. | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Act to empower and authorize certain counties to establish, own, and operate a parental home and school for the training of dependent and delinquent youth residents.
SB 369 47-0 (1941) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Relating to amending certain Article empowering and authorizing certain counties to establish, own and operate a parental home and school for the training of dependent and delinquent youth resident of that county or city.
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 256 46-0 (1939) Author: Thornton, Jr., Eli Henry Relating to making appropriations for the support, maintenance and improvement of the Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions of the State of Texas for the two-year period beginning September 1, 1939, and ending August 31,1941.
HB 741 46-0 (1939) Author: Harrell, Eugene F. Relating to changing the name of the Girls' Training School to be hereafter known as the Gainesville State School for Girls.
HB 742 46-0 (1939) Author: Harrell, Eugene F. Relating to changing the name of the State Juvenile Training School to be hereafter known as the Gatesville State School for Boys.
SB 405 46-0 (1939) Author: Roberts, Morris Relating to making appropriations for the support, maintenance and improvement of the Eleemosynary Institutions of the State of Texas for the two year period beginning September 1, 1939, and ending August 31, 1941.
HB 1073 45-0 (1937) Author: Harrell, Eugene F. | et. al. 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 140 45-0 (1937) Author: Redditt, John Sayers Relating to making appropriations for the support, maintenance and improvement of the Eleemosynary Institutions of the State of Texas for the two-year period beginning September 1, 1937, and ending August 31, 1939, and prescribing certain regulations and restrictions in respect to the expenditure of said appropriations.
HB 781 44-0 (1935) Author: Leonard, Homer Lakerby Relating to making appropriations for support, maintenance and improvement of the Eleemosynary Institutions of the State of Texas for the two year period beginning September 1, 1935, and ending August 31, 1937, and prescribing certain regulations and restrictions in respect to the expenditure of said appropriations.
SB 494 44-0 (1935) Author: Redditt, John Sayers Relating to making emergency appropriations out of the General Revenue of the State Treasury of the State of Texas for certain State Eleemosynary Institutions for additional support and maintenance of said institutions for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1935.
SB 24 44-1 (1935) Author: Redditt, John Sayers Relating to making appropriations to certain State Eleemosynary Institutions for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1936, and August 31, 1937, for the purpose of supplementing salaries of certain officers and employees.
HB 169 43-0 (1933) Author: Harman, William Murdock Relating to making appropriations to pay the salaries of officers and employees of certain Eleemosynary Institutions of the State and other expenses of maintaining and conducting them for the two fiscal years, beginning September 1, 1933, and ending August 31, 1935.
HB 820 42-0 (1931) Author: Hughes, Sarah Tilghman | et. al. Relating to providing for the establishment of a parental home in certain counties.
SB 246 42-0 (1931) Author: Beck, John W. E. H. Relating to appropriating certain sum of money to pay the salaries of officers and employees of certain eleemosynary institutions.
HB 354 41-0 (1929) Author: Wallace, John Forsythe Relating to making certain emergency appropriations out of the General Revenue of the State for the several institutions and departments of the State Government for the balance of the fiscal year ending August 31, 1929. House: Appropriations
SB 5 41-3 (1929) Author: Pollard, Sr., Tomas (Thomas) Glover Relating to making biennial appropriations for State Eleemosynary Institutions.
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 65 40-0 (1927) Author: Harman, William Murdock Relating to requiring counties with a population of fifty thousand or over to build or provide a detention home for the purpose of incarcerating therein delinquent children separate and apart from the county jail.
HB 227 40-0 (1927) Author: Nabors, A. Edgar | et. al. Relating to repealing law which provided for a negro training school on Ferguson State Farm.
HB 228 40-0 (1927) Author: Nabors, A. Edgar | et. al. Relating to providing that all male persons, regardless of color, under the age of seventeen (17) years who shall be lawfully committed to the State Juvenile Training School as a delinquent child shall be received as inmates of said Training School.
SB 239 40-0 (1927) Author: Hall, James W. Relating to providing for the care of dependent and delinquent colored girls; providing for the establishment and maintenance of a State Training School for such girls.
HB 3 40-1 (1927) Author: Teer, Claud D. Relating to making appropriations to pay the salaries of officers and employees of certain eleemosynary institutions of the State, and other expenses of maintaining and conducting them for the two fiscal years, beginning September 1, 1927, and ending August 31, 1929.
HB 94 40-1 (1927) Author: Poage, William Robert "Bob" | et. al. Relating to conferring juvenile jurisdiction upon the County Court of McLennan County and depriving the County Court at Law of said juvenile jurisdiction, and to change the inscription on the seal of said County Court at Law of McLennan County.
SB 276 39-0 (1925) Author: Wirtz, Alvin Jacob Relating to providing for male persons under the age of seventeen at the time of commission of a felony to be prosecuted as juvenile delinquents. Senate: Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 6 38-3 (1923) Author: Wood, Ashley Elijah Relating to making appropriations to pay the salaries of officers and employees of certain eleemosynary institutions of this State and other expenses of maintaining and conducting them for the two fiscal years beginning September 1, 1923 and ending August 31, 1925 as follows, to-wit: Confederate Woman's Home; State Confederate Home; State Lunatic Asylum; State Pasteur Institute; Southwestern Insane Asylum; North Texas Hospital for the Insane; East Texas Hospital for the Insane; State Epileptic Colony; State Orphan's Home; State Institution for Training Juveniles; Girls' Training School; State Colony for Feeble Minded; State Tuberculosis Sanatorium; Hospital for Crippled Children; Deaf, Dumb and Blind Institute for Colored Youths; Northwest Texas Insane Asylum; State Home for Dependent and Neglected Children.
HB 155 37-0 (1921) Author: Lawrence, James D. Relating to a certain Act regarding the inspection of all public or private hospitals, reformatory homes, houses of detentions, asylums, sectarian seminaries, schools or institutions.
HB 250 37-0 (1921) Author: Adams, John M. Relating to amend a certain Act authorizing Commissioners' Courts of any County to provide homes for delinquent and neglected boys and girls.
HB 421 37-0 (1921) Author: Satterwhite, Robert Lee Relating to appropriations to pay salaries of officers and employees of certain eleemosynary institutions.
HB 538 37-0 (1921) Author: Smith, John T. Relating amend a certain Act to the compensation, etc., of the Superintendent of the Confederate Home.
SB 280 37-0 (1921) Author: Carlock, Sr., Robert Lee Relating to authorizing County Commissioners Courts to erect homes for dependent and delinquent boys and girls.
SB 299 37-0 (1921) Author: Dudley, Richard M. Relating to providing for the establishment and maintenance of a State Training School, upon the cottage plan, for the care of dependent and delinquent girls.
SB 308 37-0 (1921) Author: Witt, Edgar E. Relating to providing for the establishment and maintenance of a State Training School for dependent and delinquent girls.
SB 343 37-0 (1921) Author: Buchanan, Arren C. Relating to providing an appropriation to carry out previous authorized plans for the completion of school on Ferguson Farm known as the State Training School for Negro Boys.
HB 37 37-1 (1921) Author: Satterwhite, Robert Lee Relating to appropriation to pay the salaries of officers and employees of certain State institutions.
SB 17 37-1 (1921) Author: Dudley, Richard M. Relating to eleemosynary institutions; making appropriation to pay the salaries of officers and employees, and other expenses of maintenance.
HB 285 36-0 (1919) Author: Gaddy, J. Homer Relating to providing for the establishment and maintenance of a State Training School upon the cottage plan for dependent and delinquent colored girls of Texas, locating same and providing for its control and management, making conditional appropriations, and providing for private county and city donations for its establishment.
HB 299 36-0 (1919) Author: Malone, Wallace Relating to amending certain statutes relating to the State Institution for the Training of Juveniles, and the control and treatment of delinquent children; prescribing duties of probation officers in counties of more than 100,000 population, and fixing salaries of said officers.
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.
HB 607 36-0 (1919) Author: Tharp, Joshua F. A. "Josh" Relating to making certain deficiency appropriations out of the general revenue for the State Juvenile Training School, Gatesville, Texas, for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1919.
HB 620 36-0 (1919) Author: Dickson, David W. "Dave" Relating to providing for the inspection of all public and private hospitals, reformatory homes, houses of detention, convent asylums, sectarian or fraternal seminaries, schools or institutions, by the sheriff of the county in which such is located or by the grand jury thereof, or by any person or persons appointed by the county or district judge upon a petition signed by not less than 25 reputable citizens of said county or by violation of the judge himself; and fixing a penalty for violations of this act.
SB 128 36-0 (1919) Author: Buchanan, Charles R. Relating to amending certain articles of the Code of Criminal Procedure relating to the State Institution for the Training of Juveniles.
SB 299 36-0 (1919) Author: Dayton, George W. Relating to making certain deficiency appropriations out of the general revenue for the Girls' Training School, Gainesville, Texas, for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1919. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
SB 373 36-0 (1919) Author: Dayton, George W. Relating to making certain deficiency appropriations out of the General Revenue for the State Juvenile Training School, Gatesville, Texas, for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1919. Senate: Finance
SB 4 36-2 (1919) Author: Westbrook, Ed Relating to making an appropriation to pay the salaries of officers and employees at certain Eleemosynary Institutions of the State and other expenses of maintaining and conducting them.
HB 44 35-0 (1917) Author: O'Banion, Madison Monroe | et. al. Relating to providing for the inspection by state authorities of each privately owned institution in which citizens of the State of Texas and of other states are kept in confinement by sanatoriums, private hospitals, private asylums, private orphanages, private reformatories, convents, monasteries, private academies, private colleges, or any other institution; providing for the report of conditions found therein; providing penalty for the violations of the provisions of this act.
HB 339 35-0 (1917) Author: Dunnam, Sr., W. V. | et. al. Relating to providing for the establishment of a training school for delinquent negro boys in Henderson county.
HB 507 35-0 (1917) Author: McMillin, Dan Scott | et. al. Relating to amending law relating to suspended sentence regarding minors.
HB 532 35-0 (1917) Author: Dunnam, Sr., W. V. Relating to defining a delinquent child and to regulate the treatment and control of same; providing for the commitment of the delinquent juveniles in the State institution to be known as the State Training School for Boys and to provide for the appointment of trustees and a superintendent and defining the duties of such; providing that such trustees shall be under the control and shall act and carry out the instructions of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction; providing penalties.
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.
SB 390 35-0 (1917) Author: Dayton, George W. Relating to amending an Act entitled "an Act to provide for the establishment and maintenance of a State Training School upon the cottage plan for dependent and delinquent girls in Texas," and making it an offense to persuade, coerce or employ any inmate of such institution, or any home selected by the authorities thereof for any girl committed to such institution, to leave such institution or home, and making it an offense to aid, advise, encourage or furnish means for any inmate to escape from said institution or to aid or facilitate such escape, or to hide or conceal any inmate after she has escaped, and providing for punishment therefor.
HB 2 35-1 (1917) Author: Peyton, John B. Relating to making appropriation to pay the salaries of officers and employees of certain Eleemosynary Institutions of the State and other expenses of maintaining and conducting them.
SB 17 35-1 (1917) Author: Hudspeth, Claude Benton Relating to making appropriations for eleemosynary institutions of the State.
HB 14 35-3 (1917) Author: Woods, James Hollins | et. al. Relating to the State Institution for the Training of Juveniles.
SB 10 35-3 (1917) Author: Dayton, George W. Relating to amending the Act relating to the State Institution for the Training of Juveniles.
SB 13 35-3 (1917) Author: Buchanan, Arren C. Relating to establishing and maintaining at the Ferguson State Farm in Madison County, Texas a school for the education and training of delinquent and incorrigible negro boys, to be named and known as the State Training School for Negro Boys, the government and management of which shall be vested in the Board of Prison Commissioners of this State.
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 99 35-4 (1918) Author: Buchanan, Arren C. Relating to making an emergency appropriation for the support and maintenance of the State training school for juveniles located at Gatesville, Texas, for the current fiscal year ending August 31, 1918.
HB 244 34-0 (1915) Author: Bryan, E. R. Relating to making appropriations to pay the salaries of officers and employees of certain eleemosynary institutions.
HB 364 34-0 (1915) Author: Haney, Edgar Pierce | et. al. Relating to creating a State Board and Department of Charities and Corrections.
HB 439 34-0 (1915) Author: Tharp, Joshua F. A. "Josh" Relating to appropriating a certain amount from certain funds of the State Juvenile Training School for the purpose of re-modeling, repairing and equipping certain buildings.
HB 460 34-0 (1915) Author: Tharp, Joshua F. A. "Josh" Relating amending certain laws relating to the incarceration of persons under sixteen; providing that persons under ten (10) years of age shall not b admitted in the Juvenile School.
SB 245 34-0 (1915) Author: Harris, Hugh Relating to appropriating out of the unexpended funds realized from a sale of products and from labor of the State Juvenile Training School the sum of fifteen thousand dollars, or as much thereof as may be necessary, for the purpose of remodeling, repairing and equipping the building at that institution formerly used as a dormitory for negroes, so that the same may be used for other dormitory and housing purposes.
HB 4 34-1 (1915) Author: Wagstaff, J. M. Relating to making appropriation to pay the salaries of officers and employees of certain eleemosynary institutions of the State, and other expenses of maintaining and conducting them.
HB 57 34-1 (1915) Author: Dayton, George W. Relating to granting the Board of Control of the Girls' Training School additional time in which to use the funds appropriated and donated to the State and re-appropriating said fund.
SB 5 34-1 (1915) Author: Cowell, Silas Benjamin Relating to making appropriations to pay the salaries of officers and employees of certain eleemosynary institutions and other expenses of maintaining and conducting them.
SB 54 34-1 (1915) Author: Cowell, Silas Benjamin Relating to granting the Board of Control of the Girls' Training school additional time in which to use certain funds appropriated and donated to the state; reappropriating said fund.
HB 99 33-0 (1913) Author: Henry, Sr., Patrick | et. al. Relating to the treatment and control of delinquent and neglected children.
HB 105 33-0 (1913) Author: Woods, James Hollins | et. al. Relating to providing for the control, supervision, inspection and management of County jails, city jails, calabooses, reformatories, juvenile training schools, county and city convict farms or camps and convict farms when county convicts are leased to private individuals, firms or corporations, providing for a supervisor and assistants.
HB 453 33-0 (1913) Author: Wortham, Louis J. Relating to making appropriations to pay the salaries of officers and employees, and other expenses of maintaining and conducting certain eleemosynary institutions of the State.
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.
HB 747 33-0 (1913) Author: Haney, Edgar Pierce | et. al. Relating to fixing the number of members constituting the boards of managers of certain State boards; fixing terms of office.
HB 793 33-0 (1913) Author: Henry, Sr., Patrick | et. al. Relating to amending certain articles of Title 76 of the Revised Civil Statutes concerning the management and control of the State Institution for the Training of Juveniles.
HJR 29 33-0 (1913)
SB 390 33-0 (1913) Author: Hudspeth, Claude Benton Relating to fixing the number of members constituting the boards of managers of certain state Asylums and Institutions, fixing the terms of office of the members and the manner of their appointment.
SB 392 33-0 (1913) Author: Terrell, Henry Berryman | et. al. Relating to amending articles 5221, 5222, 5223, 5224, 5225, 5226, 5227, 5228, 5229, 5230, 5231, 5232, 5233, and 5234 of the Revised Civil Statutes of 1911, concerning the management and control of the State Institution for the Training of Juveniles, and to add thereto article 5234a, making appropriation to carry out the provisions of this act.
SB 394 33-0 (1913) Relating to providing for the creation of a school and home for dependent girls; to provide for a board of directors therefor and for the location of the same, and giving to the courts of the state jurisdiction with reference therein, and providing for the management and control of the institution.
HB 24 33-1 (1913) Author: Wortham, Louis J. Relating to making appropriations to pay the salaries of officers and employes of certain eleemosynary institutions of the State, and other expenses of maintaining and conducting them.
HB 27 33-1 (1913) Author: Henry, Sr., Patrick Relating to amending Articles of the Revised Civil Statutes of 1911, concerning the management and control of the State Institution for the Training of Juveniles, and to add thereto Article 5234a.
SB 186 32-0 (1911) Author: Mayfield, Earle Bradford Relating to amending Chapter 56 of the Acts of the Regular Session of the Thirty-first Legislature (1909), approved March 17, 1909, relating to "The State Institution for the Training of Juveniles," by adding thereto a new article to be known as Article 2947a, providing for religious services at said institution and the employment of a chaplain.
SB 201 31-0 (1909) Relating to amending Articles of Title LIV of the Revised Statutes of the State of Texas, 1895, relating to the House of Correction and Reformatory; providing for a change of its name.
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.
SB 203 31-0 (1909) Relating to amending Articles 1145 and 1146 of Title XVII of the Code of Criminal Procedure of the State of Texas as adopted in the Revised Statutes of 1895, relating to the House of Correction and Reformatory, providing that in certain cases persons under sixteen years of age convicted of a felony shall be confined in the State institution for training of Juveniles; providing that this amendment shall not affect, modify, or vitiate any judgment heretofore rendered confining any person to the House of Correction or Reformatory.
SB 62 29-0 (1905) Relating to amending Article 34 chapter 3 Title 1 Penal Code of the State of Texas, providing that no person under the age of thirteen years shall be convicted unless it appears by proof that such child had discretion sufficient to understand the nature and illegality of the act constituting the offense.

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