Judicial Education Roundtable Meetings

May 20 - July 22, 2021

Various Locations

For more information, contact Ashley Royer or Regan Frugé at (800) 456-5974.

This series of roundtable discussions is hosted by the county judge in each location and the Texas Association of Counties. They will consist of mental health and DWI training. These sessions will review the Mental Health Bench Book, the Texas Mental Health & Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Law Bench Book and the Texas Impaired Driving Bench Book.

There is no cost to attend these roundtables. All materials will be provided by TAC at the roundtable.

Reimbursement

This program is funded by a Texas Department of Transportation grant. Attendees will be reimbursed for attendance in accordance with grant guidelines. For more information, please contact Michele Mund at (800) 456-5974.

*The agenda is subject to change. Start and end times are specific to each location. The topics covered will be:

Day 1 Topics

  • Managing mental health in jails
  • Review of the Texas Mental Health and Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Law Bench Book
  • Review of TAC Mental Health Handbook
  • Review and implementation of policies and procedure to maximize options

Day 2 Topics

  • DWI, including pretrial motions and evidentiary hearings
  • Ignition interlock and other sentencing alternatives
  • Criminal prosecutions and bill reform issues
  • Legislative changes affecting county courts
Dates Locations How to Register

May 20-21
Session begins at 2:30 p.m. on May 20 and ends by 12:30 p.m. on May 21

Nacogdoches
Nacogdoches County Annex
203 W. Main St.
Nacogdoches, TX 75961

Email Regan Frugé to register.

May 27-28
Session begins at 2:30 p.m. on May 27 and ends by 12:30 p.m. on May 28

Victoria
Victoria College Emerging
Technology Complex, Room 203
7403 Lone Tree Rd.
Victoria, TX 77905

Cancelled. Please join us at another location noted below.

June 16-17
Session begins at 1 p.m. on June 16

Waco
Hilton Waco
113 S University Parks Dr.
Waco, TX 76701

Email Regan Frugé to register.

June 23-24
Session begins at 1 p.m. on June 23

Uvalde
Uvalde County Fairplex
215 Veterans Ln
Uvalde, TX 78801

Email Regan Frugé to register.
July 8-9

Lubbock
Overton Hotel
2322 Mac Davis Ln
Lubbock, TX 79401

Email Regan Frugé to register.

*More dates and locations are forthcoming. Check back for updates as these locations are finalized.

Room blocks are available at the hotels below. To book your room, please call the hotel directly and ask for a room in the “Texas Association of Counties” room block.                                        

Dates / Location Hotel Name Room Rate

May 20-21
Nacogdoches

The Fredonia Hotel
200 N. Fredonia St.
Nacogdoches, TX 75961
(936) 564-1234   

TBD

June 16-17

Hilton Waco
113 S University Parks Dr.
Waco, TX 76701
(254) 754-8484

$129/night
To book your room, call the hotel directly or book online.

June 23-24

Holiday Inn Express Uvalde
2801 E Main St.
Uvalde, TX 78801
(830) 278-7300

No room block is reserved. We recommend you request the state government rate when calling the hotel.
July 8-9

Lubbock
Overton Hotel
2322 Mac Davis Ln
Lubbock, TX 79401

No room block is reserved. If you need to stay overnight, we recommend you call the hotel and request a room at the state government rate.

*As dates and locations are finalized, this chart will be updated with corresponding hotel information.

This program provides eight hours of judicial education credit. There will be no CLE credit.

To cancel your registration, please email Regan Frugé or fax (512) 477-1324.

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