The House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
November 22, 2011
Pursuant to a notice posted on November 15, 2011, the House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Gallego, at 10:20 a.m.
The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Gallego; Aliseda; Burkett; Carter; Christian; and Zedler.
A quorum was present.
The Committee met to hear invited testimony regarding interim charge number three:
“Study and make recommendations regarding the current procedures used in the testing of DNA evidence in Texas. Include a review of the feasibility of certifying additional DNA testing centers.”
Testimony taken/registration recorded. (See attached witness list.)
(Representative Rodriguez, Eddie now present.)
At 1:34 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.
Rep. Gallego, Chair
Michael Pacheco, Clerk