HB1342 (Support): HB 1342 would make it easier for the four in ten Texans with an arrest or conviction record looking to return to the workforce into positions that require some sort of occupational license. 

Update 2/27/19: This bill has been referred to the Corrections committee. 

Update 4/4/19: Scheduled for a public hearing on April 4, 2019. 

Authors

Rep. Jeff Leach, Rep. Alma Allen

Status

In House Committee

Session

86 (R)

Bill number

Position

Support

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