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Bill

Author Rep. Goodwin

HB 304

Proposes to allow relative or other designated caregivers to elect to receive the full daily foster care payment, regardless of licensure or verification.

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Bill

Author Author Rep. Hull

HB 463

Proposes to narrow the population of newly-removed children that receive an initial medical exam.

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Bill

Author Rep. Bailes

HB 637

Proposes to extend permanency care assistance payments until age 21.

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Bill

Author Rep. Frank

HB 730

Proposes new procedures for investigations and removal proceedings.

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Bill

Author Sen. Zaffirini

SB 50

Proposes changes to placement practices and licensure for child care facilities where a preventable death has occurred.

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Bill

Author Sen. Menendez

SB 107

Proposes to allow relative or other designated caregivers to elect to receive the full daily foster care payment, regardless of licensure or verification.

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Bill

Author Sen. West

SB 137

Proposes that DFPS establish counseling and crisis management for relatives and other designated caregivers.

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