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CS/CS/CS/SB 1650: Child Welfare

GENERAL BILL by Rules ; Governmental Oversight and Accountability ; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs ; Montford ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Book

Child Welfare; Providing for the name of a child’s guardian ad litem or attorney ad litem to be entered on court orders in dependency proceedings; providing that time limitations governing placement of a child in a shelter do not include continuances requested by the court; requiring the court to advise the parents during an adjudicatory hearing of certain actions that are required to achieve reunification, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Last Action: 3/10/2018 House - Died in Messages, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1079 (Ch. 2018-103)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
  2. Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
  3. Rules (RC)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    1/5/2018 Senate • Filed
    1/12/2018 Senate • Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 184
    1/17/2018 Senate • Introduced -SJ 184
    1/24/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 01/29/18, 4:00 pm, 401 Senate Office Building
    1/29/2018 Senate • CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 227
    1/30/2018 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
    • CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time -SJ 235
    2/1/2018 Senate • Now in Governmental Oversight and Accountability -SJ 227
    2/8/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 02/13/18, 10:00 am, 401 Senate Office Building
    2/13/2018 Senate • CS/CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 353
    2/14/2018 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
    2/15/2018 Senate • Now in Rules -SJ 353
    2/19/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/22/18, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
    2/20/2018 Senate • CS/CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability read 1st time -SJ 360
    2/22/2018 Senate • CS/CS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -SJ 384
    2/23/2018 Senate • Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
    2/26/2018 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 384
    • CS/CS/CS by Rules read 1st time -SJ 392
    2/27/2018 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/01/18 -SJ 435
    3/1/2018 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 424
    • Placed on 3rd reading
    3/2/2018 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 556
    • CS passed; YEAS 37 NAYS 0 -SJ 557
    3/2/2018 House • In Messages
    3/10/2018 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Messages, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1079 (Ch. 2018-103)

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  • CS/CS/CS/SB 1650, Committee Substitute 3 (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/23/2018 at 1:53 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (3)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 1105 Adoption Albritton Similar Last Action: 3/10/2018 H Died in Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1079 (Ch. 2018-103)
    H 1079 (er) Child Welfare Burton Compare Last Action: 3/27/2018 Chapter No. 2018-103, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5003 (Ch. 2018-10)
    S 1360 (c2) Child Welfare Broxson Compare Last Action: 3/7/2018 S Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1079 (Ch. 2018-103) -SJ 844

    Floor Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Floor Action Format
    769118 - Amendment
    Between lines 269 and 270 insert:
    Book 2/28/2018
    5:57 PM
    Senate: Withdrawn
    3/1/2018
    Web Page
    PDF

    Floor Votes (1)

    Date Chamber Result
    3/2/2018 5:31 PM Senate 37 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (14)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    39.001 Purposes and intent; personnel standards and screening. Page 3 (pdf)
    39.01 Definitions. Page 4 (pdf)
    39.0136 Time limitations; continuances. Page 10 (pdf)
    39.402 Placement in a shelter. Page 12 (pdf)
    39.507 Adjudicatory hearings; orders of adjudication. Page 13 (pdf)
    39.521 Disposition hearings; powers of disposition. Page 14 (pdf)
    39.522 Postdisposition change of custody. Page 15 (pdf)
    39.6011 Case plan development. Page 16 (pdf)
    39.6012 Case plan tasks; services. Page 19 (pdf)
    39.6013 Case plan amendments. Page 20 (pdf)
    39.621 Permanency determination by the court. Page 21 (pdf)
    39.701 Judicial review. Page 23 (pdf)
    39.806 Grounds for termination of parental rights. Page 26 (pdf)
    39.811 Powers of disposition; order of disposition. Page 27 (pdf)

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  • CS/CS/SB 1650, Committee Substitute 2 Posted 2/14/2018 at 4:39 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Rules (Pre-Meeting) 2/21/2018 (pdf)
    Rules (Post-Meeting) 2/23/2018 (pdf)

    Related Bills (2)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 1105 Adoption Albritton Similar Last Action: 3/10/2018 H Died in Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1079 (Ch. 2018-103)
    H 1079 (c2) Child Welfare Burton Compare Last Action: 3/27/2018 Chapter No. 2018-103, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5003 (Ch. 2018-10)

    Committee Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    494764 - Amendment
    Delete lines 334 - 498.
    Rules
    (Montford)
    2/21/2018
    9:33 AM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    2/22/2018
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    2/22/2018 10:00 AM Rules 13 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (15)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    39.001 Purposes and intent; personnel standards and screening. Page 3 (pdf)
    39.01 Definitions. Page 5 (pdf)
    39.0136 Time limitations; continuances. Page 10 (pdf)
    39.202 Confidentiality of reports and records in cases of child abuse or neglect. Page 12 (pdf)
    39.402 Placement in a shelter. Page 18 (pdf)
    39.507 Adjudicatory hearings; orders of adjudication. Page 19 (pdf)
    39.521 Disposition hearings; powers of disposition. Page 20 (pdf)
    39.522 Postdisposition change of custody. Page 21 (pdf)
    39.6011 Case plan development. Page 22 (pdf)
    39.6012 Case plan tasks; services. Page 25 (pdf)
    39.6013 Case plan amendments. Page 26 (pdf)
    39.621 Permanency determination by the court. Page 27 (pdf)
    39.701 Judicial review. Page 29 (pdf)
    39.806 Grounds for termination of parental rights. Page 32 (pdf)
    39.811 Powers of disposition; order of disposition. Page 33 (pdf)

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  • CS/SB 1650, Committee Substitute 1 Posted 1/30/2018 at 1:59 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Governmental Oversight and Accountability (Pre-Meeting) 2/12/2018 (pdf)
    Governmental Oversight and Accountability (Post-Meeting) 2/14/2018 (pdf)

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 1105 Adoption Albritton Similar Last Action: 3/10/2018 H Died in Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1079 (Ch. 2018-103)

    Committee Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    301180 - Amendment
    Delete lines 103 - 684 and insert:
    Governmental Oversight and Accountability
    (Montford)
    2/12/2018
    10:01 AM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    2/13/2018
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    2/13/2018 10:00 AM Governmental Oversight and Accountability 7 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (14)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    39.001 Purposes and intent; personnel standards and screening. Page 3 (pdf)
    39.0136 Time limitations; continuances. Page 4 (pdf)
    39.202 Confidentiality of reports and records in cases of child abuse or neglect. Page 6 (pdf)
    39.402 Placement in a shelter. Page 12 (pdf)
    39.507 Adjudicatory hearings; orders of adjudication. Page 13 (pdf)
    39.521 Disposition hearings; powers of disposition. Page 14 (pdf)
    39.522 Postdisposition change of custody. Page 15 (pdf)
    39.6011 Case plan development. Page 16 (pdf)
    39.6012 Case plan tasks; services. Page 19 (pdf)
    39.6013 Case plan amendments. Page 20 (pdf)
    39.621 Permanency determination by the court. Page 21 (pdf)
    39.701 Judicial review. Page 22 (pdf)
    39.806 Grounds for termination of parental rights. Page 25 (pdf)
    39.811 Powers of disposition; order of disposition. Page 26 (pdf)

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  • SB 1650, Original Filed Version Posted 1/5/2018 at 12:28 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (Pre-Meeting) 1/26/2018 (pdf)
    Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (Post-Meeting) 1/30/2018 (pdf)

    Committee Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    868338 - Amendment (Delete All)
    Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
    Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
    (Montford)
    1/26/2018
    4:16 PM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    1/29/2018
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    1/29/2018 4:00 PM Children, Families, and Elder Affairs 4 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    39.202 Confidentiality of reports and records in cases of child abuse or neglect. Page 1 (pdf)

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