After its inception in , TPA was instrumental in the pursuit of legislation that eventually led to the establishment of the Texas Adult Probation Commission in.
An Inventory of Texas Dept. of Criminal Justice Community Justice Assistance Division Records of the Adult Probation Commission at the Texas State Archives,.
The mission of the Texas Interstate Compact Office is to successfully facilitate the Interstate Commission for Adult Offender Supervision Approved Rule.
TDCJ-CJAD administers community supervision (adult probation) in Texas. The 71st Texas Legislature changed the term adult probation to community.