NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Criminal Justice

TIME & DATE:  1:30PM Or upon adjournment
             Wednesday, April 6, 2005

PLACE: E1.036 - Finance Com. Rm.

CHAIR: Senator John Whitmire

The committee will consider the following:

SB 90            Hinojosa
Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make a warrantless
arrest for the commission of family violence.

SB 91            Hinojosa
Relating to the punishment imposed on certain defendants charged
with the offense of assault.

SB 326            Zaffirini
Relating to using the Internet to obtain identifying information of
another person for a fraudulent purpose; providing penalties.

SB 327            Zaffirini
Relating to the unauthorized collection and transmission of certain
information by computer; providing a penalty.

SB 337            Carona
Relating to criminal background checks on users of online
relationship services; providing a criminal penalty.

SB 548            Ellis / et al.
Relating to the manner in which the Board of Pardons and Paroles
performs duties related to clemency in capital cases.

SB 560            Carona
Relating to court orders for discovery in a criminal case.

SB 756            Ogden / et al.
Relating to the requirement that the Board of Pardons and Paroles
notify county law enforcement before considering the release of an
inmate to that county.

SB 893            Carona
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of indecency with a

SB 938            West, Royce
Relating to the creation of a prison diversion pilot program.

SB 1006            Harris
Relating to the period of time during which a person may be
supervised in a pretrial intervention program and the fee that may
be charged for the program.

SB 1263            Whitmire
Relating to the creation of a commission to ensure the quality of
forensic science.

SB 1303            Seliger
Relating to certain employment records maintained by the Commission
on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education; providing an
administrative penalty.

Pending business:

SB 109            Estes
Relating to enhancing the penalty for the manufacture of
methamphetamine if a child is present on the premises where the
offense is committed.

SB 122            Hinojosa
Relating to the prevention and punishment of identity theft and to
assistance to certain victims of identify theft; providing

SB 544            Shapleigh
Relating to the creation of a commission to study capital
punishment in Texas.