Mike Toomey Texas 83rd Session Update: HB 1272
House Bill 1272 was passed on April 11th of 2013, and is currently scheduled for an upcoming public hearing. This bill intends to continue the Human Trafficking Prevention Task Force. It also requires the task force to work together with the Department of Family and Protective Services, the Health and Human Services Commission, and the Texas Education agency. The bill intends to create an organized and networked means of continuing efforts to prevent human trafficking. There is no significant fiscal implication to the state.