COMMITTEE: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
TIME & DATE: 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
CHAIR: Rep. Harold V. Dutton, Jr.
HB 932 | RELATING TO THE COLLECTION OF INFORMATION CONCERNING THE NUMBER OF JUVENILE OFFENDERS COMMITTED TO THE TEXAS JUVENILE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT WHO HAVE BEEN IN FOSTER CARE.
Author: Rep. Jarvis Johnson
Requires the Texas Juvenile Justice Department to inquire from DFPS whether a juvenile offender is currently in foster care and/or how many times the child was previously in foster care. Texas Juvenile Justice must then deliver an annual report to state leadership with statistical information regarding information about the foster children in Texas Juvenile Justice over the past two years.