House Bill 619
Author: Senfronia Thompson
Introduced: November 10, 2020
About: Relating to developing a strategic plan to support the child-care workforce.
House Bill 700
Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Introduced: December 2nd, 2020
About: Creates a plan for children in foster care to receive college credit for Preparation for Adult Living (PAL) Classes.
See all session bills at the Texas Legislature Online (TLO).
Election Day- November 3rd
Bill Pre-Filing Starts- Monday, November 9th
87th Legislature Convenes- January 12th, 2021
TACFS Advocacy Day- February 1st *
Bill Filing Deadline- March 12th, 2021
Sine Die- May 31st 2021
House COVID-19 Protocols
In accordance with the Texas Department of State Health Services and in an effort to combat the spread of COVID-19 in the Texas Capitol, House Members and staff are strongly encouraged to observe the following health and safety protocols in their Capitol offices. As always, the implementation of COVID-19 health and safety standards are left entirely to the discretion of each House Member, and each office may adopt any additional protocols the office considers necessary to protect the health and safety of the office‘s staff and guests. Download the document here.
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