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CS/HB 7075: Child Welfare
GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee ; Harrell ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Albritton ; Gruters ; Payne
Child Welfare; Extending court jurisdiction to age 22 for young adults with disabilities in foster care; providing an exception to the requirement that a county's governing body submit a general election ballot question on whether to retain a children's services district with voter-approved taxing authority; requiring a court to consider maltreatment allegations against a parent in an evidentiary hearing relating to a dependency petition; revising circumstances under which grounds for the termination of parental rights may be established, etc.
Last Action: 5/5/2017 Senate - Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1121 (Ch. 2017-151)
Bill Text: PDF
- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
- Rules (RC)
• Introduced -HJ 364
• Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 389
• On Committee agenda-- Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee, 03/28/17, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 466
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 466
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/06/17, 8:00 am, Morris Hall --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/20/17, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
• CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -HJ 806
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 805
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/27/17
• CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 805
• Read 2nd time -HJ 948
• Amendment(s) adopted (771645) -HJ 949
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 981
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 118 NAYS 0 -HJ 981
• In Messages
• Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Rules -SJ 613
• Received -SJ 613
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1121 (Ch. 2017-151)
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