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Texas Laws | Human Resource Code
HUMAN RESOURCES CODE
TITLE 10. JUVENILE BOARDS, JUVENILE PROBATION DEPARTMENTS, AND FAMILY SERVICES OFFICES

(2) when administering prescription medication, the medication appears to be in the original container and to be properly labeled. (9734)

(b) This section does not apply to: (9735)

(1) damages arising from the administration of medication that is not in accordance with the prescription issued by a medical practitioner; or (9736)

(2) an act or omission of a person administering medication if the act or omission is: (9737)

(A) reckless or intentional; (9738)

(B) done wilfully, wantonly, or with gross negligence; or (9739)

(C) done with conscious indifference or reckless disregard for the safety of others. (9740)

Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1297, Sec. 63, eff. Sept. 1, 2001. (9741)

Sec. 142.006. AUTHORIZATION TO CARRY FIREARM. (9742)(Text)

(a) A juvenile probation officer may carry a firearm in the course of the officer's official duties if: (9743)

(1) the juvenile probation officer possesses a certificate of firearms proficiency issued by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement under Section 1701.259, Occupations Code; (9744)

(2) the chief juvenile probation officer of the juvenile probation department that employs the juvenile probation officer authorizes the juvenile probation officer to carry a firearm in the course of the officer's official duties; and (9745)

(3) the juvenile probation officer has been employed for at least one year by the juvenile probation department described by Subdivision (2). (9746)

(b) A juvenile probation officer is disqualified from being authorized to carry a firearm under this section if the officer has been designated a perpetrator in a Texas Juvenile Justice Department abuse, neglect, or exploitation investigation. (9747)

(c) This section does not affect the sovereign immunity of the state, an agency of the state, or a political subdivision of the state. (9748)

Added by Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 794 (S.B. 1237), Sec. 3, eff. June 19, 2009. (9749)

Amended by: (9750)

Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 91 (S.B. 1303), Sec. 27.002(12), eff. September 1, 2011. (9751)

Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 93 (S.B. 686), Sec. 2.41, eff. May 18, 2013. (9752)

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 734 (H.B. 1549), Sec. 125, eff. September 1, 2015. (9753)

SUBTITLE B. JUVENILE BOARDS AND FAMILY SERVICES OFFICES (9754)(Text)

CHAPTER 150. MISCELLANEOUS LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL AUTHORITY REGARDING HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (9755)(Text)
Sec. 150.001. AUTHORITY OF HOME-RULE MUNICIPALITY TO PROVIDE FACILITIES FOR ORGANIZATIONS SERVING THE INDIGENT. (9756)(Text)

(a) In this section, "human services" includes the provision of housing, food, clothing, and day care services. (9757)

(b) A home-rule municipality may provide publicly owned facilities for use by organizations that provide human services to the indigent. (9758)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 1, Sec. 86(a), eff. Aug. 28, 1989. Renumbered from Sec. 151.001 by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 4, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (9759)

Sec. 150.002. AUTHORITY OF HOME-RULE MUNICIPALITY TO PROVIDE SERVICES TO THE INDIGENT. (9760)(Text)

A home-rule municipality may provide human services to the indigent. If the services are provided by contract, the amount of the contract may not exceed 50 percent of the annual budget of the organization that provides the services under the contract. (9761)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 1, Sec. 86(a), eff. Aug. 28, 1989. Renumbered from Sec. 151.002 by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 4, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (9762)

CHAPTER 152. JUVENILE BOARDS (9763)(Text)
Sec. 152.0001. APPLICATION OF SUBCHAPTER. (9764)(Text)

(a) This subchapter applies to each juvenile board created under this chapter. If a provision of this subchapter conflicts with a specific provision for a particular juvenile board, the specific provision controls. (9765)

(b) A statement in this chapter that a general provision of this subchapter does not apply to a specific juvenile board does not affect the application of other laws on the same subject that may affect the board. (9766)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (9767)

Sec. 152.00011. DEFINITION. (9768)(Text)

In this chapter, "post-adjudication secure correctional facility" means a facility operated by or under contract with a juvenile board or local juvenile probation department under Section 152.0016. (9769)

Added by Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 854 (S.B. 1149), Sec. 8, eff. September 1, 2015. (9770)

Sec. 152.0002. BOARD MEETINGS. (9771)(Text)

The juvenile board shall hold regular quarterly meetings on dates set by the board and special meetings at the call of the chairman. (9772)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (9773)

Sec. 152.0003. COMPENSATION. (9774)(Text)

The compensation authorized under this chapter for a judge serving on a juvenile board is in addition to all other compensation provided or allowed by law for a judge. Notwithstanding any other law, the combined salary from all state and local sources of a district judge serving on a juvenile board may not exceed an amount that is $5,000 less than the salary provided by the state for a justice of a court of appeals other than the chief justice. (9775)

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