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

Sec. 152.0511. COLORADO COUNTY. (10349)(Text)

(a) The Colorado County Juvenile Board is composed of the county judge and the district judges in Colorado County. (10350)

(b) The juvenile court judge is the chairman of the board and its chief administrative officer. (10351)

(c) The commissioners court shall pay the juvenile board members additional monthly compensation set by the commissioners court at not less than $100 nor more than $400 for the added duties imposed on the members. The additional compensation shall be paid from the general fund of the county. (10352)

(d) The chairman shall certify all claims for expenses of the juvenile probation officer as necessary in the performance of the officer's duties. The commissioners court shall provide the necessary funds to pay the salary and expenses of the juvenile probation officer. (10353)

(e) Sections 152.0002, 152.0004, 152.0005, 152.0006, 152.0007, and 152.0008 do not apply to the juvenile board of Colorado County. (10354)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (10355)

Sec. 152.0521. COMAL COUNTY. (10356)(Text)

(a) The Comal County Juvenile Board is composed of: (10357)

(1) the county judge; (10358)

(2) the judge of each county court at law in the county; (10359)

(3) the judge of the 207th District Court; (10360)

(4) the judge of the 433rd District Court; (10361)

(5) an additional judge of the district courts having jurisdiction in Comal County, to be appointed biennially by the local administrative district judge; and (10362)

(6) the criminal district attorney of Comal County. (10363)

(a-1) Repealed by Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 152, Sec. 2, eff. May 23, 2009. (10364)

(b) The commissioners court may pay the juvenile board members an annual salary in an amount set by the commissioners court as compensation for the additional duties imposed on the members. The compensation shall be paid in equal monthly installments from the general fund or any other available fund of the county. (10365)

(c) Sections 152.0002, 152.0004, 152.0005, 152.0006, 152.0007, and 152.0008 do not apply to the juvenile board of Comal County. (10366)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. Amended by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 285, Sec. 1, eff. June 5, 1995; Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 4, Sec. 1, eff. April 10, 2003. (10367)

Amended by: (10368)

Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 1325 (H.B. 3515), Sec. 1, eff. June 18, 2005. (10369)

Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 1352 (S.B. 1189), Sec. 20, eff. September 1, 2005. (10370)

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 152 (S.B. 2134), Sec. 1, eff. May 23, 2009. (10371)

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 152 (S.B. 2134), Sec. 2, eff. May 23, 2009. (10372)

Sec. 152.0522. COMAL COUNTY JUVENILE PLACEMENT SPECIAL FUND. (10373)(Text)

(a) A person who files a civil suit in a district or statutory county court in Comal County shall pay to the clerk of the court a $4 filing fee. A person who files a civil suit in the justice court or small claims court in Comal County shall pay to the clerk of the justice court a $1.50 filing fee. A fee imposed under this subsection is in addition to other fees imposed for filing a civil suit in a district, statutory county, justice, or small claims court in Comal County and is collected at the time the case is filed. (10374)

(b) A person convicted of a criminal offense in a district or statutory county court in Comal County shall pay $4 as court costs in addition to other taxable court costs. A person convicted of a criminal offense in a justice court in Comal County shall pay $1.50 as court costs in addition to other taxable court costs. The additional costs shall be collected in the same manner that other fines or court costs in the case are collected. (10375)

(c) The officer collecting funds under Subsection (a) or (b) shall keep separate records of the funds collected under this section and shall deposit the funds in the juvenile placement special fund. (10376)

(d) The county treasurer shall keep records of the amount of money in the fund and the disbursements from the fund. The juvenile board may require the treasurer to file reports of the fund's status. (10377)

(e) The juvenile board shall use the fund to assist organizations in providing housing facilities or treatment programs for juveniles. The board may direct the county treasurer to disburse money from the fund to an organization if the organization: (10378)

(1) is a nonprofit corporation as defined by the Texas Non-Profit Corporation Act (Article 1396-1.01 et seq., Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); (10379)

(2) provides a temporary or permanent housing facility or treatment program for delinquent children, children in need of supervision, or children who otherwise need care; and (10380)

(3) is approved by the board to provide the facilities or programs. (10381)

Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. (10382)

Sec. 152.0531. COMANCHE COUNTY. (10383)(Text)

(a) Comanche County is included in the Bosque, Comanche, and Hamilton counties juvenile board. The juvenile board is composed of: (10384)

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