COMMITTEE:    Youth Health & Safety, Select 

TIME & DATE:  11:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess or bill referral if permission granted
Monday, April 17, 2023 

PLACE:       E2.026 
CHAIR:       Rep. Senfronia Thompson 


The chair may limit testimony time and the number of testifying witnesses to ensure consideration of posted and pending business, especially if testimony would cause the public hearing to extend into the next calendar day.


** Public testimony will be limited to three (3) minutes. **


HB 1537        Howard | et al.                                        
Relating to the submission by law enforcement agencies to certain public school personnel of a handle with care notice concerning a traumatic event experienced by a public school student and to certain required training regarding those notices.

HB 3639        Morales, Christina | et al.                            
Relating to active shooter response training for school district peace officers and school resource officers.

HB 3788        Garcia                                                
Relating to school district policies on dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, sexual abuse, and sexual harassment; providing an administrative penalty.

HB 4449        Reynolds                                              
Relating to the establishment of a task force to study disciplinary practices and policies in public schools.

HB 4625        Reynolds | et al.                                      
Relating to bullying, cyberbullying, and identity-based bullying in public schools.

HB 4845        Allison                                               
Relating to bullying prevention in public schools, including the establishment of a bullying prevention program.

HB 4882        DeAyala                                               
Relating to a review by a local law enforcement agency of a school district's multihazard emergency operations plan.

HB 5284        Kitzman                                               
Relating to emergency response protocols and safety and security audits developed by the Texas School Safety Center and Health and Human Services Commission for day-care centers.

For those persons who will be testifying, information for in-person witness registration, can be found here: https://mytxlegis.capitol.texas.gov/HWRSPublic/About.aspx


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Texas residents who wish to electronically submit comments related to agenda items on this notice without testifying in person can do so until the hearing is adjourned by visiting: https://comments.house.texas.gov/home?c=c495




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