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

(e) A child committed to an inpatient mental health facility as a result of a petition filed under this section may not be released from the facility on a pass or furlough. (9924)

(f) If the term of an order committing a child to an inpatient mental health facility is scheduled to expire before the end of the child's sentence and another order committing the child to an inpatient mental health facility is not scheduled to be entered, the inpatient mental health facility shall notify the juvenile court that entered the order of commitment committing the child to a juvenile board or local juvenile probation department. The juvenile court may transfer the child to the custody of the juvenile board or local juvenile probation department, transfer the child to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, or release the child under supervision, as appropriate. (9925)

Added by Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 854 (S.B. 1149), Sec. 10, eff. September 1, 2015. (9926)

Sec. 152.0017. TRAFFICKED PERSONS PROGRAM. (9927)(Text)

(a) A juvenile board may establish a trafficked persons program under this section for the assistance, treatment, and rehabilitation of children who: (9928)

(1) are alleged to have engaged in or adjudicated as having engaged in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision; and (9929)

(2) may be victims of conduct that constitutes an offense under Section 20A.02, Penal Code. (9930)

(b) A program established under this section must: (9931)

(1) if applicable, allow for the integration of services available to a child pursuant to proceedings under Title 3, Family Code, and Subtitle E, Title 5, Family Code; (9932)

(2) if applicable, allow for the referral to a facility that can address issues associated with human trafficking; and (9933)

(3) require a child participating in the program to periodically appear in court for monitoring and compliance purposes. (9934)

Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 186 (S.B. 92), Sec. 7, eff. September 1, 2013. (9935)

Redesignated from Human Resources Code, Section 152.0016 by Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1236 (S.B. 1296), Sec. 21.001(36), eff. September 1, 2015. (9936)

SUBCHAPTER B. CREATION OF JUVENILE BOARD IN CERTAIN COUNTIES (9937)(Text)
Sec. 152.0031. APPLICATION OF SUBCHAPTER. (9938)(Text)

Except as otherwise provided by this chapter, this subchapter does not apply to a county that is served by a juvenile board created under Subchapter C or D. (9939)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (9940)

Amended by: (9941)

Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 198 (S.B. 1886), Sec. 1, eff. May 28, 2011. (9942)

Sec. 152.0032. COMPOSITION OF JUVENILE BOARD. (9943)(Text)

(a) The juvenile board is composed of the county judge, the district judges in the county, and the judges of any statutory courts designated as a juvenile court in the county. (9944)

(b) Notwithstanding Subsection (a), the juvenile board of Jim Wells County is composed of the judges of the county and district courts in the county. The board must have not fewer than three nor more than five members. The judges of the county and district courts in the county may appoint an appropriate number of public members to serve on the board if necessary to satisfy this requirement. Notwithstanding Section 152.0034(b), a public member serves without compensation. The chairman of the board shall determine the number of public members to be appointed to the board. (9945)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (9946)

Amended by: (9947)

Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1236 (H.B. 2502), Sec. 1, eff. June 15, 2007. (9948)

Sec. 152.0033. CHAIRMAN. (9949)(Text)

The juvenile board shall select one of its members to act as chairman. (9950)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (9951)

Sec. 152.0034. COMPENSATION OF BOARD MEMBERS. (9952)(Text)

(a) Service on a juvenile board by a judge is an additional duty of office. (9953)

(b) The commissioners court may reasonably compensate each member of the juvenile board for the member's additional duties. (9954)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (9955)

Sec. 152.0035. EXPENSES OF BOARD MEMBERS. (9956)(Text)

The county shall reimburse a juvenile board member for the member's actual and necessary expenses incurred in performing official duties on the board. (9957)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (9958)

Sec. 152.0036. JOINT OPERATION. (9959)(Text)

(a) The juvenile boards of two or more counties that are adjacent to or in close proximity to each other may agree to operate together. (9960)

(b) Juvenile boards operating together may appoint one fiscal officer to receive and disburse funds for the boards. (9961)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (9962)

Sec. 152.0037. FUNDS. (9963)(Text)

(a) The board may accept state aid and grants or gifts from other political subdivisions of the state or associations for the sole purpose of financing adequate and effective probation programs. (9964)

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