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Program Name Program Sponsor Region Program Topic
2017 TJJD Post-Legislative Conference TJJD 4 Training
Program Dates and Locations Early Registration Date Early Registration Fee Registration Fee
7/31/2017 - 8/1/2017, Austin, Texas 7/10/2017 $150.00 $175.00
Program Description
Please join us this summer for TJJD's Post-Legislative Conference. The conference will provide an overview of important legislation passed during the 85th Legislative Session, including legislation specifically affecting those in juvenile justice.

This conference will be approved for 9.00 hrs of training credit from TJJD for juvenile probation and supervision officers. The Texas Juvenile Justice Department will be requesting continuing education credits from the following agencies, organizations or associations for approximately 9.00 hours (no ethics): State Bar of Texas, Texas Association of Counties and TCOLE. As the Conference approaches, you may contact Monique Mendoza at 512.490.7913 or to see how many hours are approved.

The early registration fee for the conference is $150.00. After July 10, the late registration fee will be $175.00. All persons registering will receive a confirmation email. Please send a copy of the confirmation along with your check payable to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department to:

Texas Juvenile Justice Department
C/O Monique Mendoza, Juvenile Justice Training Academy
P.O. Box 12757
Austin, TX 78711


No purchase orders, vouchers or credit cards will be accepted.

Each registered, paid participant will receive conference materials. If you are interested in purchasing additional copies of the course materials or cannot attend the conference, course materials are available for purchase by filling out the appropriate information when you register. The cost of materials is $75 per set and will be mailed within two weeks after the conclusion of the conference.

If you register but cannot attend and would like a refund, forward your confirmation email and refund request by July 10, 2017 to Monique Mendoza at No refunds will be provided without written notification by the deadline. Substitutions may be made at any time by contacting the conference coordinator. Refunds will not be granted for no shows; however, course materials will be mailed within one week after the conclusion of the conference.


The Post- Legislative Conference will be held at the Omni Southpark, located at located at 4140 Governors Row, Austin, TX 78744. The discount room rate is $141.00 for Single and Doubles. The Hampton Inn, located at 4141 Governors Row, Austin, TX 78744 is offering a discount rate of $124 for Single and Doubles. Below, please find reservation information for both hotels.

Online reservations for the Omni may be made at the below link: (copy and paste into your web browser)

Or you may call hotel reservations line at 1-800-843-6664 (be sure to mention the group code Texas Juvenile Justice Department)

Online reservations for Hampton Inn may be made at the below link: (copy and paste into your web browser)

Complimentary surface parking is available onsite. Conference participants flying in to Austin-Bergstrom International Airport may arrange transportation with the hotel by contacting the front desk at 512.448.2222.

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact:

Monique Mendoza
Texas Juvenile Justice Department
P.O. Box 12757
Austin TX 78711
P: 512.490.7913
Targeted Audience
All juvenile justice practitioners including judges, prosecutors, defense attorneys, juvenile probation personnel, educators, law enforcement, government attorneys and others.
Monday, July 31, 2017

7:30 am Registration Opens
8:15 am Continental Breakfast (Provided)
8:55 am Welcoming Remarks
9:00 am Keynote Address: Creating Opportunities in the Texas Juvenile Justice System
9:30 am Legislative Appropriations to the Texas Juvenile Justice System
10:00 am Break
10:15 am Legislation Affecting Penal Code and Code of Criminal Procedure
11:00 am Legislation and Appropriations Affecting the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
12:00 pm Lunch (on your own)
1:00 pm Juvenile Records
2:45 pm Break
3:00 pm TJJD Regionalization
3:30 pm Officer Discipline and TJJD Legal Help Desk
4:30 pm Adjourn

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

7:30 am Continental Breakfast (Provided)
8:30 am Legislation Affecting Juvenile Justice
9:15 am Legislation Affecting Education, DAEPs and JJAEPs [
10:00 am Break
10:15 am Legislation Affecting Human Trafficking, Sex Offenders and Victims of Crime
11:00 am Legislation Affecting County Government or State Agencies [0.
11:45 am Adjourn

Contact Person & Address
Texas Juvenile Justice Department
Monique Mendoza
P.O. Box 12757
Telephone Fax Email Address
(512) 490-7913 (512) 490-7919
Program Approved Date Approved Certification Hours Approved Management Hours
5/3/2017 3:57:00 PM 9.00 9.00
Program Approved Per Diem