NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Criminal Justice

TIME & DATE:  1:00PM Or upon adjournment
             Thursday, April 21, 2005

PLACE: Senator Whitmire's desk

CHAIR: Senator John Whitmire

24 hour posting rule suspended


Senator Whitmire moved to suspend the 24 hour posting rule to meet at his
desk to vote out the following pending business:

SB 881            Shapleigh
Relating to the qualifications, powers, and duties of a special
ranger and a special Texas Ranger.

SB 905            Whitmire
Relating to the interception of or the collection of other
information from certain communications in an investigation of
criminal conduct.

SB 956            Seliger
Relating to the appointment and jurisdiction of cattle rangers.

SB 1033            Ellis
Relating to the creation of a commission to investigate and prevent
wrongful convictions.

SB 1295            Deuell
Relating to the distribution of proceeds from the sale of certain
forfeited property in a criminal case.

SB 1469            Whitmire
Relating to reporting the deaths of certain individuals.

SB 1503            West, Royce
Relating to the creation of the Institute on Race, Crime, and
Justice at the University of North Texas at Dallas to examine and
provide training regarding racial profiling by law enforcement and
participation by members of certain underrepresented racial or
ethnic groups in law enforcement.

SB 1507            Hinojosa
Relating to the sentencing procedure in capital felony cases.

SB 1582            Zaffirini
Relating to the detention of persons for mental health purposes.

SB 1791            Whitmire
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of capital murder.



SB 1582