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HB 1228, 83rd Regular Session
Relating to consideration by the court of sexual abuse and conduct that constitutes sexual assault in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/13

Author: Dawnna Dukes
Joint Author: Senfronia Thompson | Richard Peña Raymond | Patricia Harless | John Zerwas
Coauthor: Alma Allen | Roberto Alonzo | Carol Alvarado | Jimmie Don Aycock | Greg Bonnen | Dan Branch | Bill Callegari | Terry Canales | Giovanni Capriglione | Garnet Coleman | Nicole Collier | Philip Cortez | Tom Craddick | Drew Darby | Harold V. Dutton, Jr. | Jessica Farrar | John Frullo | Charlie Geren | Helen Giddings | Larry Gonzales | Lance Gooden | Harvey Hilderbran | Donna Howard | Eric Johnson | Ken King | Phil King | Tracy King | Lois Kolkhorst | Lyle Larson | Oscar Longoria | Trey Martinez Fischer | Armando Martinez | Ruth McClendon | Borris Miles | Joe Moody | Geanie Morrison | Elliott Naishtat | Poncho Nevárez | Rob Orr | John Otto | Tan Parker | Walter "Four" Price | John Raney | Bennett Ratliff | Ron Reynolds | Toni Rose | J. D. Sheffield | Chris Turner | Sylvester Turner | Mike Villarreal | Hubert Vo | James White | Gene Wu
Sponsor: Wendy Davis
CoSponsor: Judith Zaffirini | Juan Hinojosa

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2013, 83rd R.S.,ch. 907, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation

Bill Analyses:
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (House Research Organization)

Subjects:
Courts--General
Crimes--Against Persons--Sexual
Family--Child Protection
Family--Parent & Child
PREGNANCY & CHILDBIRTH
SEXUAL ABUSE
SEXUAL ASSAULT

House Committee: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence (Tryon Lewis, Marsha Farney, Jessica Farrar, Lance Gooden, Ana Hernandez Luna, Todd Hunter, Ken King, Richard Peña Raymond, Senfronia Thompson)
Minutes: March 11 2013 | April 15 2013
Senate Committee: Jurisprudence (Royce West, Donna Campbell, John Carona, Sylvia Garcia, Kelly Hancock, Ken Paxton, José Rodríguez)

Index to Sections Affected

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