Bill Text: TX HB4348 | 2019-2020 | 86th Legislature | Comm Sub


Bill Title: Relating to the authority of certain minors to consent to Texas Home Visiting Program services.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 4-1)

Status: (Engrossed) 2019-05-13 - Referred to Health & Human Services [HB4348 Detail]

Download: Texas-2019-HB4348-Comm_Sub.html
  86R10813 MM-F
 
  By: Phelan, Button, Meyer, Leach, Howard H.B. No. 4348
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to the authority of certain minors to consent to Texas Home
  Visiting Program services.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 531.982, Government Code, is amended by
  adding Subsection (d) to read as follows:
         (d)  A minor who is otherwise eligible may consent to
  enrollment in and to receive services from a home visiting program.  
  For purposes of this subsection, "minor" means an individual who is
  younger than 18 years of age.
         SECTION 2.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2019.
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