HB 3277 Public Hearing

Event Details

HB 3277 | Relating To The Authority Of The Office Of Independent Ombudsman With The Texas Juvenile Justice Department In Regard To Juveniles In Custody In Certain Facilities Not Operated Solely For Children Committed To The Department
Author: Rep. Harold V. Dutton Jr. | Bill Summary

This bill will allow the independent ombudsman for the Texas Juvenile Justice Department to be able to audit and review all facilities, including those not licensed by the Department of Family and Protective Services or the Department of State Health Services, such as those overseen by counties. The schedule for the public hearing can be viewed here.

To see what other bills Texas CASA is supporting this legislative session, view our Bill Tracker.