HB 1391 | Relating To Appointment Of A Nonparent As Managing Conservator Of A Child
Author: Rep. Cindy Burkett & Rep. DeWayne Burns | HB 1391 Bill Summary
This legislation would amend the Family Code to require the court to specify the differences between a managing conservator and an adoptive parent. This includes addressing the authority the managing conservator would have to authorize medical, dental, and psychological treatment, extracurricular activities, and to apply for and receive public benefits for or on behalf of a child. The schedule for the public hearing can be viewed here.
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