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  • HB 1016 - Ordaz Perez
    Relating to emergency school drills and exercises conducted by public schools.
    05/04/2021 - Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
  • HB 1080 - Patterson
    Relating to the eligibility for participation in University Interscholastic League activities of certain public school students who receive outpatient mental health services.
    05/05/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 1086 - Moody
    Relating to the criminal penalties for certain criminal offenses.
    05/03/2021 - Considered in Calendars
  • HB 1092 - Romero, Jr.
    Relating to the verification of the veteran status of inmates and prisoners.
    05/03/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 119 - Landgraf
    Relating to prohibiting organ transplant recipient discrimination on the basis of certain disabilities.
    05/05/2021 - Signed in the Senate
  • HB 1190 - Krause
    Relating to the procedures required before an individual's name is added to the central child abuse or neglect registry.
    05/04/2021 - Reported favorably as substituted
  • HB 1213 - Darby
    Relating to court reporter costs incurred in a hearing or proceeding for the involuntary detention of a person with mental illness.
    05/04/2021 - Referred to Jurisprudence
  • HB 1308 - Gonzalez, Mary
    Relating to the establishment of a task force to conduct a comprehensive study on best practice standards for the confinement of pregnant prisoners in county jails.
    05/03/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 1456 - Herrero
    Relating to the operations of the Nueces County Hospital District, including the operations of a health care provider participation program administered by the district.
    05/03/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 1525 - Huberty
    Relating to the public school finance system.
    05/04/2021 - Referred to Education
  • HB 1545 - Cyrier
    Relating to the continuation and functions of the Commission on Jail Standards.
    05/03/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 159 - Gonzalez, Mary
    Relating to improving training and staff development for primary and secondary educators to enable them to more effectively serve all students.
    05/05/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 1646 - Lambert
    Relating to modification of certain prescription drug benefits and coverage offered by certain health benefit plans.
    05/05/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 1802 - Dominguez
    Relating to a study on the use of alternative therapies for treating post-traumatic stress disorder.
    05/05/2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • HB 1824 - Price
    Relating to the continuity of services received by individuals receiving services at state hospitals and state supported living centers, the establishment of a pilot program to provide behavioral health or psychiatric services to certain residential care facility residents, and court orders for ...
    05/05/2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • HB 1925 - Capriglione
    Relating to prohibitions on camping in a public place; creating a criminal offense.
    05/05/2021 - Placed on Major State Calendar
  • HB 1927 - Schaefer
    Relating to provisions governing the carrying of a firearm by a person who is 21 years of age or older and not otherwise prohibited by state or federal law from possessing the firearm and to other provisions related to the carrying, possessing, transporting, or storing of a firearm or other weapon; ...
    05/04/2021 - Placed on intent calendar
  • HB 2002 - Sanford
    Relating to prohibited adverse employment action against certain first responders based on mental illness.
    05/03/2021 - Committee report sent to Calendars
  • HB 2036 - Johnson, Julie
    Relating to the definition of close relative of a deceased victim for purposes of certain laws relating to the release of an inmate on parole or to mandatory supervision.
    05/03/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 204 - Thierry
    Relating to requiring school districts and open-enrollment charter schools to provide a landline telephone or panic button in every classroom.
    05/03/2021 - Reported favorably as substituted
  • HB 2055 - Klick
    Relating to investigations of child abuse and neglect and the procedures for adding names to or removing names from the central registry of child abuse and neglect.
    05/04/2021 - Committee report sent to Calendars
  • HB 2093 - Cortez
    Relating to including certain licensed physician assistants in the definition of non-physician mental health professional for purposes of certain provisions applicable to non-physician mental health professionals.
    05/04/2021 - Referred to Health & Human Services
  • HB 2107 - Wu
    Relating to services for children who are unfit or lack responsibility to proceed in juvenile court proceedings as a result of intellectual disabilities.
    05/08/2021 - Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
  • HB 2251 - Hernandez
    Relating to matching fund requirements for an entity to receive a community collaborative grant.
    05/04/2021 - Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
  • HB 2287 - Thompson, Senfronia
    Relating to data collection and receipt of certain reports by and consultation with the Collaborative Task Force on Public School Mental Health Services.
    05/05/2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • HB 2445 - White
    Relating to veterans placed on community supervision or confined in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
    05/08/2021 - Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
  • HB 2536 - Krause
    Relating to neglect of a child and the grounds for termination of the parent-child relationship and possession of a child by the Department of Family and Protective Services.
    05/04/2021 - Sent to the Governor
  • HB 2595 - Price
    Relating to a parity complaint portal and educational materials and parity law training regarding benefits for mental health conditions and substance use disorders to be made available through the portal and otherwise; designating October as mental health condition and substance use disorder parity ...
    05/05/2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • HB 2633 - Johnson, Ann
    Relating to resources provided to human trafficking victims and the establishment of the trafficked persons grant program.
    05/06/2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • HB 2658 - Frank
    Relating to the operation and administration of the Medicaid managed care program, including requirements for and reimbursement of managed care organizations.
    05/04/2021 - Referred to Health & Human Services
  • HB 2706 - Howard
    Relating to the emergency services and care provided to victims of sexual assault and other sex offenses and to the processes associated with preserving and analyzing the evidence of those offenses.
    05/03/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 2737 - Minjarez
    Relating to notifying an alleged perpetrator of child abuse or neglect of the person's rights in connection with an investigation conducted by the Department of Family and Protective Services.
    05/03/2021 - Committee report sent to Calendars
  • HB 2752 - Meza
    Relating to a study on the impact of the use of administrative segregation on inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
    05/05/2021 - Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
  • HB 2903 - Raymond
    Relating to an instruction guide for family members and caregivers of veterans who have mental health disorders.
    05/08/2021 - Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
  • HB 2926 - Parker
    Relating to the reinstatement of the parent-child relationship with respect to a person whose parental rights have been involuntarily terminated.
    05/03/2021 - Considered in Calendars
  • HB 2954 - Thompson, Senfronia
    Relating to a suicide prevention, intervention, and postvention program for certain public elementary schools.
    05/05/2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • HB 297 - Murr
    Relating to inservice training on prevention of abuse, neglect, and illegal, unprofessional, and unethical conduct provided by certain health care facilities.
    05/04/2021 - Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
  • HB 302 - Collier
    Relating to the prosecution of the offense of sexual assault.
    05/05/2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • HB 3033 - Klick
    Relating to a requirement to report through the Public Education Information Management System the number of students transported from a school district or open-enrollment charter school for a mental health emergency detention.
    05/08/2021 - Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
  • HB 3088 - Coleman
    Relating to the administration of certain mental health grant programs established by the Health and Human Services Commission.
    05/08/2021 - Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
  • HB 3121 - Turner, John
    Relating to a voluntary quality standards certification process for certain private residential psychiatric treatment facilities that provide treatments and services to youth; imposing fees; authorizing civil and administrative penalties.
    05/04/2021 - Committee report sent to Calendars
  • HB 3315 - Crockett
    Relating to the creation of a pretrial intervention program for certain youth offenders; authorizing a fee.
    05/03/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 3360 - Murr
    Relating to civil actions by a civilly committed individual.
    05/03/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 3392 - Moody
    Relating to the authority of a court to grant a commutation of punishment to certain individuals serving a term of imprisonment.
    05/03/2021 - Left pending in committee
  • HB 3413 - Murr
    Relating to occupational driver's licenses and to the renewal of driver's licenses.
    05/08/2021 - Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
  • HB 3430 - Landgraf
    Relating to the establishment of a grant program for school districts or open-enrollment charter school campuses that are designated as full-service community schools.
    05/04/2021 - Committee report sent to Calendars
  • HB 3469 - Hinojosa
    Relating to certain notice requirements and filing requirements in court proceedings involving persons with mental illness.
    05/03/2021 - Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
  • HB 3529 - Meyer
    Relating to consent for the use or possession of personal identifying information under the Identity Theft Enforcement and Protection Act.
    05/03/2021 - Referred to Business & Commerce
  • HB 3597 - Metcalf
    Relating to policies, procedures, and measures for school safety in public schools.
    05/08/2021 - Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
  • HB 3607 - Leach
    Relating to nonsubstantive additions to, revisions of, and corrections in enacted codes, to the nonsubstantive codification or disposition of various laws omitted from enacted codes, and to conforming codifications enacted by the 86th Legislature to other Acts of that legislature.
    05/08/2021 - Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
  • HB 3626 - Romero, Jr.
    Relating to the licensing of marriage and family therapists, marriage and family therapist associates, professional counselors, and professional counselor associates, including certain out-of-state applicants.
    05/06/2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • HB 3660 - White
    Relating to youth diversion programs for children accused of certain fine-only offenses and related criminal justice matters; authorizing and imposing fees and fines.
    05/04/2021 - Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
  • HB 3720 - Frank
    Relating to interest lists and eligibility criteria for certain Medicaid waiver programs.
    05/05/2021 - Committee report sent to Calendars
  • HB 3752 - Frank
    Relating to the offering of health benefits by subsidiaries of the Texas Mutual Insurance Company.
    05/05/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 3774 - Leach
    Relating to the operation and administration of and practice and procedure related to proceedings in the judicial branch of state government.
    05/06/2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • HB 3821 - Hunter
    Relating to employing and training mental health professionals for the mental health program for veterans.
    05/08/2021 - Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
  • HB 3914 - Ortega
    Relating to the inclusion of adults with mental illness in reduced-fare programs of public transportation providers.
    05/05/2021 - Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
  • HB 3924 - Oliverson
    Relating to health benefits offered by certain nonprofit agricultural organizations.
    05/05/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 4023 - Martinez
    Relating to establishing a pilot program to employ a life skills counselor at public high school campuses in certain counties.
    05/03/2021 - Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
  • HB 4041 - Neave
    Relating to a suicide prevention policy in residential child-care facilities and child-placing agencies.
    05/05/2021 - Committee report sent to Calendars
  • HB 4055 - Meza
    Relating to reporting and investigating certain cases of child abuse or neglect involving a pregnant woman's use of a controlled substance.
    05/03/2021 - Postponed
  • HB 4074 - Hunter
    Relating to the collection and use of suicide data by the statewide behavioral health coordinating council.
    05/03/2021 - Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
  • HB 4140 - Coleman
    Relating to issues affecting counties and certain other governmental entities and residents.
    05/03/2021 - Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
  • HB 4184 - Guillen
    Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain drug and alcohol related court-ordered educational programs; providing administrative penalties; requiring occupational licenses; authorizing fees; creating criminal offenses.
    05/08/2021 - Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
  • HB 4354 - Coleman
    Relating to the administration of medication to certain persons in the custody of a sheriff.
    05/03/2021 - Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
  • HB 441 - Zwiener
    Relating to the criminal and licensing consequences of certain marihuana possession and drug paraphernalia possession offenses; imposing a fee.
    05/03/2021 - Received from the House
  • HB 567 - Frank
    Relating to the procedures and grounds for terminating the parent-child relationship, for taking possession of a child, and for certain hearings in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship involving the Department of Family and Protective Services.
    05/04/2021 - Sent to the Governor
  • HB 679 - Gervin-Hawkins
    Relating to the standards for attorneys representing indigent defendants in certain capital felony cases.
    05/05/2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • HB 757 - Dutton
    Relating to the consequences of receiving a grant of deferred adjudication community supervision and successfully completing the period of supervision.
    05/06/2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • HB 9 - Klick
    Relating to the criminal punishment and conditions of community supervision for the offense of obstructing a highway or other passageway; increasing a criminal penalty.
    05/05/2021 - Placed on Major State Calendar
  • HB 980 - Fierro
    Relating to the reimbursement and payment of claims by certain health benefit plan issuers for telemedicine medical services and telehealth services.
    05/04/2021 - Reported favorably as substituted
  • HR 748 - Thompson, Senfronia
    Recognizing May 2021 as Mental Health Awareness Month.
    05/03/2021 - Reported enrolled
  • HR 988 - Frullo
    Commemorating the 75th anniversary of Lubbock Area United Way.
    05/05/2021 - Referred to Resolutions Calendars
  • SB 1084 - Powell
    Relating to the Preparation for Adult Living Program and other services for foster children transitioning to independent living.
    05/05/2021 - Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
  • SB 1122 - Zaffirini
    Relating to participation in the comptroller's contracts for travel services.
    05/05/2021 - Committee report sent to Calendars
  • SB 1129 - Zaffirini
    Relating to guardianships, alternatives to guardianship, and supports and services for incapacitated persons.
    05/05/2021 - Committee report sent to Calendars
  • SB 1359 - Hughes
    Relating to adoption by law enforcement agencies of a mental health leave policy for peace officers.
    05/04/2021 - Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
  • SB 1480 - Johnson
    Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain drug and alcohol related court-ordered educational programs; providing administrative penalties; requiring occupational licenses; authorizing fees; creating criminal offenses.
    05/05/2021 - Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
  • SB 1521 - Zaffirini
    Relating to creating a mental health task force to study mental health services provided at institutions of higher education.
    05/04/2021 - Referred to Higher Education
  • SB 1530 - Huffman
    Relating to the operation and administration of and practice and procedure related to proceedings in the judicial branch of state government.
    05/04/2021 - Placed on intent calendar
  • SB 1575 - Kolkhorst
    Relating to assessment and oversight of children placed by the Department of Family and Protective Services in a qualified residential treatment program and a study regarding residential treatment center placements.
    05/05/2021 - Received from the Senate
  • SB 1615 - Bettencourt
    Relating to the adult high school charter school program.
    05/03/2021 - Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
  • SB 1647 - Perry
    Relating to information regarding perinatal palliative care, regulation of abortion, and the availability of certain defenses to prosecution for homicide and assault offenses; creating a criminal offense.
    05/03/2021 - Committee report sent to Calendars
  • SB 168 - Blanco
    Relating to emergency school drills and exercises conducted by public schools.
    05/04/2021 - Placed on intent calendar
  • SB 171 - Blanco
    Relating to a report regarding Medicaid reimbursement rates, supplemental payment amounts, and access to care.
    05/05/2021 - Received from the Senate
  • SB 1725 - Eckhardt
    Relating to the prosecution of the offense of sexual assault.
    05/03/2021 - Co-author authorized
  • SB 180 - Lucio
    Relating to improving training and staff development for primary and secondary educators to enable them to more effectively serve all students.
    05/03/2021 - Co-author authorized
  • SB 1808 - Kolkhorst
    Relating to the regulation of providers of certain Medicaid services to persons with an intellectual or developmental disability.
    05/04/2021 - Referred to Human Services
  • SB 2066 - Menendez
    Relating to emergent bilingual students in public schools.
    05/04/2021 - Referred to Public Education
  • SB 247 - Perry
    Relating to discrimination against or burdening certain constitutional rights of an applicant for or holder of a license to practice law in this state.
    05/05/2021 - Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  • SB 325 - West
    Relating to providing mental health services and mental health education to public school students at school-based health centers.
    05/06/2021 - Placed on intent calendar
  • SB 41 - Zaffirini
    Relating to the consolidation and allocation of state civil court costs; increasing certain civil court costs; authorizing fees.
    05/03/2021 - Placed on intent calendar
  • SB 454 - Kolkhorst
    Relating to mental health services development plans as updated by the Health and Human Services Commission and local mental health authority groups.
    05/05/2021 - Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
  • SB 49 - Zaffirini
    Relating to procedures regarding defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or intellectual disability.
    05/05/2021 - Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
  • SB 640 - Menendez
    Relating to a study on the interoperability needs and technology readiness of behavioral health service providers in this state.
    05/03/2021 - Referred to Public Health
  • SB 642 - West
    Relating to the provision of mental health services for certain children at risk of relinquishment.
    05/04/2021 - Left pending in committee
  • SB 674 - Buckingham
    Relating to the availability of antipsychotic prescription drugs under the vendor drug program and Medicaid managed care.
    05/03/2021 - Co-author authorized
  • SB 73 - Miles
    Relating to providing access to local public health entities and certain health service regional offices under Medicaid.
    05/04/2021 - Left pending in committee
  • SB 800 - Nelson
    Relating to certain required reports or information received or prepared by state agencies and other governmental entities.
    05/06/2021 - Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
  • SR 335 - Nelson
    Recognizing May 2021 as Mental Health Awareness Month.
    05/03/2021 - Reported enrolled
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