The Texas Family and Protective Services Council was created during the 85th Texas Legislative Session in 2017 as part of House Bill 5, the legislation that established the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) as an agency separate from the Health and Human Services Commission.
The Family and Protective Services Council voted on and approved their bylaws at the February 14, 2020 council meeting.
For more information, contact the Family and Protective Services Council Liaison.
Next Council Meeting
- December 8, 2023
- 9:00 a.m.
In person public testimony will be permitted during the DFPS Council Meeting.
Future Meetings Timeline
Did you miss the last meeting? You can find the documents for past meetings here.
Left to right: Greg Hamilton, Dr. Connie Almeida, Commissioner Muth, Hon. Bonnie Hellums, Liesa Hackett, Enrique Mata. Not pictured: Cortney Jones, Matt Kouri, Julie Krawczyk and Dee Dee Cantu Arismendez. (learn more)