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HB 359

Relating to discipline in public schools, including the use of certain disciplinary methods and the prosecution of certain children for school-related offenses.

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  • Introduced
  • Referred to Committee
  • Bill Passed
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  • Tarrant legislative delegation reviews the 82nd session (star-telegram.com)
    Jun 4, 2011
    Disappointment : "My greatest disappointment was that HB 916, a bill that was in some ways stronger than HB 359, did not pass. HB 916 would have banned corporal punishment in public schools outright. ...I am optimistic that Texas can improve on the ...
    Fort Worth Star Telegram
  • Teaching non-violence through brutality (haysfreepress.com)
    May 19, 2011
    Enter HB 359. With unimaginable temerity, in a vote of 69 to 73, this parental consent bill failed. This was not a bill that would forbid people from hitting your child, this was just ensuring that you are okay with it. Here's where the irony comes ...
    Hays Free Press

Bing News

  • House bill OKs white potatoes for WIC program (thepacker.com)
    Jun 19, 2012
    TEXAS — Shipments (211-206-249 (seedless 184-190-215 ... AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Shipments (AZ 278-359-233 (seedless 272-351-231, seeded 6-8-2), CA (126-54-16 (seedless 122-54-16, seeded 4-0-0)) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally.
    Thepacker.com
  • LEGISLATORS COULD SHOOT DOWN AIRBORNE CRUELTY (american-reporter.com)
    Dec 22, 2011
    In the House, HB 2130, introduced by Rep ... "they can look at other big hunting states-like New York, Texas, Montana, West Virginia, and Michigan." These states, says Prescott, "have outlawed captive bird shooting, but hunting continues unaffected."
    American Reporter
  • GMX RESOURCES INC. Announces Financial and Operational Results for the Three and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2011; Liquidity Solutions Fund Oil Resource Development (msnbc.msn.com)
    Nov 3, 2011
    East Texas Basin The Company's East Texas assets are focused on 25,224 net H/B acres and 17,200 Cotton Valley/Travis ... In the CVS/TP the Company has 359 producers and projects 83 net 7,500' Hz locations. The Company completed and brought ...
    msnbc.com
  • Hundreds of new state laws take effect today (statesman.com)
    Sep 1, 2011
    Spanking: House Bill 359 ... Texas don't allow spanking.) • Summer nutrition: SB 89 requires school districts in which at least half the students are eligible for free or reduced-price lunches to provide a summer nutrition program. • Teen violence: HB ...
    Austin American-Statesman
  • Hundreds of new state laws take effect Thursday (statesman.com)
    Sep 1, 2011
    Spanking: House Bill 359, better known as the spanking bill, lets parents opt their children out of corporal punishment in public schools that allow the practice. Otherwise, spanking is OK. (The major school districts in Central Texas don't allow spanking.)
    Austin American-Statesman
  • Texas Legislature: New state, local laws take effect this week (elpasotimes.com)
    Aug 29, 2011
    AUSTIN -- Texas motorists will be able to drive the same maximum ... Allows the city of El Paso to again receive up to 1 percent of an 8.25 percent tax collected at Fort Bliss. HB 359: Continues to allow school districts to establish corporal ...
    El Paso Times
  • Texas Legislature: New state, local laws take effect this week (elpasotimes.com)
    Aug 29, 2011
    AUSTIN -- Texas motorists will be able to drive the same maximum ... Allows the city of El Paso to again receive up to 1 percent of an 8.25 percent tax collected at Fort Bliss. HB 359: Continues to allow school districts to establish corporal ...
    El Paso Times
  • Texas Legislature: New state, local laws take effect this week (elpasotimes.com)
    Aug 29, 2011
    AUSTIN -- Texas motorists will be able to drive the same maximum ... Allows the city of El Paso to again receive up to 1 percent of an 8.25 percent tax collected at Fort Bliss. HB 359: Continues to allow school districts to establish corporal ...
    El Paso Times
  • Legislators mull over windstorm insurance bill (brownsvilleherald.com)
    Jul 3, 2011
    But HB 3 continues the ... segments of State Highway 359, State Highway 16 and State Highway 285 as the Veterans of the Korean War Memorial Highway. 10. SB 514 – Relating to the acquisition of land and facilities by the Texas State Technical College ...
    Brownsville Herald

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