Early Childcare Education

Bills that are relevant to early childcare education research taking place at the Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living can be viewed below.

Early Childcare Education

Bill # Author Status Brief Description Past Bills (2019)
HB 51 State Rep. James Talarico Filed - 11/09/20 The primary duties of the Office of Early Childhood are to coordinate and integrate childcare, early childhood, and early care. This office will also be in charge of learning programs in Texas in order to administer programs and funding as efficiently as possible.
HB 351 State Rep. James Talarico Filed - 11/09/20 Air filtration efficiency standards for public schools, private schools, and child care facilities will protect public health of those in the facilities. Each facility should test and replace HVAC systems in order to meet air filtration efficeints standards. This testing of HVAC systems should be at least once a year.
HB 168 State Rep. Mary Gonzalez Filed - 11/09/20 The executive commissioner shall promulgate minimum standards that apply to licensed child-care facilities and to registered family homes covered by this chapter and that will meet certain requirements listed.