+ − Legislators (9) TX - Representative Richard Peña Raymond (U) Title: Chair TX - Representative Geanie W. Morrison (U) Title: Vice Chair TX - Representative Naomi Gonzalez (U) Title: Member TX - Representative Chuck Hopson (U) Title: Member TX - Representative Bryan Hughes (U) Title: Member TX - Representative Todd Hunter (U) Title: Member TX - Representative Jodie Laubenberg (U) Title: Member TX - Representative Elliott Naishtat (U) Title: Member TX - Representative Van Taylor (U) Title: Member + − Bills Assigned (121) TX - HB841 Relating to certain statutory references to the Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB824 Relating to an outreach campaign to promote fathers' involvement with their children before birth. TX - HB945 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. TX - HB769 Relating to the evaluation of potential foster parents and adoptive parents. TX - HB151 Relating to monetary assistance for substitute care provided to a child by a relative caregiver. TX - HB139 Relating to drug testing of certain persons seeking financial assistance benefits. TX - HB253 Relating to the protection of children by ensuring reports of abuse or neglect, protecting children from abuse and neglect, ensuring that births are reported, and prosecuting the offense of bigamy; providing criminal penalties. TX - HB130 Relating to the creation of an anti-bullying hotline. TX - HB807 Relating to the notice provided to a foster parent before a change in a child's foster care placement. TX - HB309 Relating to the establishment of the supportive living facility pilot program. TX - HB329 Relating to a pilot project to establish a comprehensive access point for long-term services and supports provided to older persons and persons with physical disabilities. TX - HB502 Relating to foster care payments for certain children. TX - HB503 Relating to eligibility for children's Medicaid and the child health plan program. TX - HB420 Relating to a subsidy under an adoption assistance agreement for certain adoptive parents of children in foster care. TX - HB452 Relating to temporary housing between academic terms for certain postsecondary students who have been under the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB419 Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in the demonstration project for women's health care services. TX - HB474 Relating to eligibility requirements for certain public benefits programs. TX - HB434 Relating to the minimum standards for licensed child-care facilities and registered family homes. TX - HB710 Relating to verification of identity of applicants for benefits under and prevention of duplicate participation in the financial assistance and supplemental nutrition assistance programs. TX - HB712 Relating to employee caseload and call processing standards for the provision of child and adult protective services. TX - HB753 Relating to the recruitment and retention of certain caseworkers employed by the Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB792 Relating to the notice requirements for and effective date of a service plan filed by the Department of Family and Protective Services with regard to a child. TX - HB794 Relating to investigations of child abuse or neglect, including the placement of children removed from their homes as a result of an investigation. TX - HB848 Relating to an agreement authorizing certain persons to make decisions regarding a child during an investigation of child abuse or neglect. TX - HB985 Relating to the abuse, neglect, and exploitation of residents of certain facilities; creating an offense; providing penalties. TX - HB1295 Relating to a pilot project to increase enrollee access to primary care services and simplify enrollment procedures under the child health plan program. TX - HB943 Relating to reporting requirements concerning missing persons, including missing children in the managing conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB1194 Relating to investigations and other procedures with respect to allegations of child abuse and neglect. TX - HB1099 Relating to creating an advisory committee on child protective services in the region that includes Bexar County for the Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB1151 Relating to prohibiting the purchase of certain food items under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. TX - HB1709 Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities for certain foster children to pursue home ownership, postsecondary education, and business development. TX - HB1342 Relating to employee caseload and call processing standards for the provision of child and adult protective services. TX - HB1468 Relating to the child health plan program. TX - HB1221 Relating to providing financial assistance to certain kinship caregivers. TX - HB1320 Relating to the period of continuous eligibility for the child health plan program. TX - HB1481 Relating to the use of person first respectful language in reference to individuals with disabilities. TX - HB1615 Relating to the administering of medications to children in certain facilities; providing criminal penalties. TX - HB2407 Relating to the designation of the San Angelo State Supported Living Center as a forensic state supported living center. TX - HB1493 Relating to the duration of the interagency task force on ensuring appropriate care settings for persons with disabilities. TX - HB1687 Relating to the amount of certain civil penalties and criminal fines assessed under the Health and Safety Code. TX - HB1930 Relating to the membership and duties of the Human Trafficking Prevention Task Force. TX - HB1947 Relating to the personal needs allowance for certain Medicaid recipients who are residents of long-term care facilities. TX - HB1784 Relating to requiring an interagency memorandum of understanding regarding the Public Assistance Reporting Information System and to the use of data from that system. TX - HB2212 Relating to nutrition and physical activity policies, standards, and requirements for child-care facilities and programs for children under the age of six. TX - HB2041 Relating to alternative methods of dispute resolution in certain disputes between the Department of Aging and Disability Services and an assisted living facility licensed by the department. TX - HB2068 Relating to the health professions resource center. TX - HB2299 Relating to the women's health program. TX - HB2269 Relating to the regulation of child-care facilities by the Texas Workforce Commission and the Department of Family and Protective Services, including the Texas Rising Star Program. TX - HB2258 Relating to the use and transferability of certain state property transferred from the state to Spindletop MHMR Services. TX - HB2483 Relating to certain do-not-resuscitate orders and advance directives; providing penalties. TX - HB2573 Relating to the protection of children from abuse or neglect; providing penalties. TX - HB1782 Relating to a report on efforts made by the Department of Family and Protective Services to place children in adoptive homes. TX - HB2610 Relating to facilitating access to certain public assistance benefits programs and health care providers and services through a community-based navigator program and through promotoras and community health workers. TX - HB2695 Relating to requiring health and human services agencies to give preference to certain persons in making hiring decisions. TX - HB1779 Relating to an exemption from private security regulation for social workers engaged in the practice of social work. TX - HB2609 Relating to convictions barring employment at or by certain facilities serving the elderly or persons with disabilities. TX - HB1854 Relating to certain arrangements to provide care for a child during an investigation of abuse or neglect. TX - HB1797 Relating to a person's eligibility to obtain a license in social work and to an exemption from the licensing requirement. TX - HB1946 Relating to the use of seclusion by community centers. TX - HB2199 Relating to nutrition and physical activity policies, standards, and requirements for child-care facilities and programs for children under the age of six. TX - HB2536 Relating to the creation of the State Supported Living Center Realignment Commission and the residential placement of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. TX - HB2109 Relating to agency action concerning assisted living facilities, including regulation of inappropriate placement of residents at facilities; providing a penalty. TX - HB2370 Relating to certain notice to applicants to provide care under the permanency care assistance program. TX - HB2229 Relating to the creation of the Texas HIV Medication Advisory Committee. TX - HB2674 Relating to the creation of a childhood health program grant. TX - HB3146 Relating to consent for treatment for chemical dependency in a treatment facility and required training for the facility's intake personnel. TX - HB2170 Relating to the rights of a foster child and to assisting a foster child in obtaining the child's credit report. TX - HB2210 Relating to the release of certain information regarding child fatalities resulting from abuse or neglect. TX - HB2903 Relating to the program of all-inclusive care for the elderly. TX - HB3197 Relating to creating a pilot program to implement the culture change model of care at certain state supported living centers. TX - HB2706 Relating to a study of child abuse or neglect committed by a foster child against another foster child. TX - HB3175 Relating to notice to certain persons that a child is in the managing conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB2820 Relating to the establishment of a pilot program in Bexar County to provide an educational course to certain parents on the effects of child abuse and neglect. TX - HB2819 Relating to the operation and efficiency of the eligibility determination process for supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits. TX - HB3053 Relating to efficiency in the delivery of health and human services. TX - HB3051 Relating to the provision of child care by certain facilities exempt from child-care licensing requirements. TX - HB3145 Relating to the regulation of chemical dependency counselors. TX - HB3070 Relating to the creation of a social loan program. TX - HB3451 Relating to improving nutrition and health outcomes among recipients of benefits under the supplemental nutrition assistance program. TX - HB3234 Relating to the prioritization of requests to release certain case records maintained by the Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB3331 Relating to the exemption of certain persons who teach social work at institutions of higher education from the licensing requirements for social workers. TX - HB3397 Relating to the eligibility of and requirements applicable to certain persons for supplemental nutrition assistance. TX - HB3128 Relating to a review of the home- and community-based services workforce. TX - HB3342 Relating to representation of and by the state and joinder of the state in certain mental health proceedings. TX - HB3206 Relating to treatment of identity theft as a form of exploitation of an elderly or disabled person. TX - HB3404 Relating to establishing a child care advisory committee to advise the Texas Facilities Commission. TX - HB3629 Relating to abolishing the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services and transferring its powers and duties to the Department of Aging and Disability Services and the Department of State Health Services. TX - HB3616 Relating to designating October as Persons with Disabilities History and Awareness Month. TX - HB3531 Relating to a system for monitoring prescriptions of certain drugs under the Medicaid program for children in foster care. TX - HB3520 Relating to advance directives or health care or treatment decisions made by or on behalf of patients. TX - HB3670 Relating to training for employees and operators of certain child-care facilities. TX - HJR14 Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to create a social loan program. TX - HCR87 Urging Congress to expand the Healthy Incentives Pilot for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program recipients to communities across the country. TX - SB77 Relating to certain requirements for certain sponsoring organizations and other institutions participating in the Child and Adult Care Food Program. TX - SB37 Relating to the duration of the interagency task force on ensuring appropriate care settings for persons with disabilities. TX - SB76 Relating to certain providers of subsidized child care, the use of certain personal information to prevent fraud in child-care programs, and the disclosure of certain personal information for the purpose of investigation and enforcement of unemployment compensation violations. TX - SB71 Relating to certain reports submitted and analyses conducted regarding health and human services. TX - SB223 Relating to certain facilities and care providers, including providers under the state Medicaid program; providing penalties. TX - SB78 Relating to adverse licensing, listing, or registration decisions by certain health and human services agencies. TX - SB63 Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities for certain foster children to pursue home ownership, postsecondary education, and business development. TX - SB264 Relating to certain information provided by local workforce development boards regarding certain child-care providers. TX - SB220 Relating to guardianships, including the assessment of prospective wards for, and the provision of, guardianship services by the Department of Aging and Disability Services. TX - SB41 Relating to the use of restraints in state supported living centers. TX - SB426 Relating to the liability of and payment of legal fees for court-appointed trustees of certain facilities. TX - SB434 Relating to the establishment of a task force to address the relationship between domestic violence and child abuse and neglect. TX - SB436 Relating to the authority of a county to inspect day-care centers and group day-care homes. TX - SB222 Relating to access to certain long-term care services and supports under the medical assistance program. TX - SB265 Relating to training for employees and operators of certain child-care facilities. TX - SB219 Relating to health and mental health services for children in foster care and kinship care. TX - SB218 Relating to procedures in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship and the operation of the child protective services and foster care systems. TX - SB221 Relating to the Department of Family and Protective Services, including protective services and investigations of alleged abuse, neglect, or exploitation for certain adults who are elderly or disabled; providing a criminal penalty. TX - SB260 Relating to minimum training standards for employees or operators of certain child-care facilities and registered family homes. TX - SB501 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. TX - SB400 Relating to the entities eligible to make purchases using the cooperative purchasing program administered by the comptroller. TX - SB1154 Relating to a task force for the development of a strategy to reduce child abuse and neglect and improve child welfare. TX - SB993 Relating to the removal of a child by the Department of Family and Protective Services, including certain arrangements to provide care for a child during an investigation of abuse or neglect. TX - SB681 Relating to the establishment of a task force to study the assessments of children in the child welfare system. TX - SB957 Relating to the clarification of terminology relating to the Waco Center for Youth. TX - SB1449 Relating to an alternative method of satisfying certain licensing requirements for chemical dependency treatment facilities. TX - SB1178 Relating to the regulation of certain shelter day-care facilities, child-care facilities, and individuals providing child-care services, and access to certain criminal history record information; providing an administrative penalty. TX - SB1878 Relating to the program of all-inclusive care for the elderly.