COMMITTEE:   Criminal Jurisprudence 

TIME & DATE: 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess
Tuesday, April 12, 2011 

PLACE:       JHR 120 
CHAIR:       Rep. Pete Gallego 


HB 439        Smith, Todd
Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and certain local law enforcement agencies to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated.

HB 1529       Miller, Sid | et al.
Relating to the offense of fraudulent use or possession of identifying information.

HB 3381       Fletcher
Relating to the circumstances under which a final judgment of bond forfeiture may be reformed under a special bill of review.

HB 473        Smith, Todd | et al.   
Relating to the consequences of an arrest for or conviction of certain intoxication offenses.

HB 506        Callegari | et al.     
Relating to requiring the use of an ignition interlock device on conviction of certain intoxication offenses.

HB 570        Dutton                 
Relating to the effect of a dismissal of the underlying criminal charge on the suspension of a person's driver's license for a failure to pass a test for intoxication or a refusal to submit to the taking of a breath or blood specimen.

HB 928        Harper-Brown | et al.  
Relating to requiring the use of an ignition interlock device on conviction of certain intoxication offenses.

HB 933        Smith, Todd            
Relating to the imposition and use of certain court costs for breath alcohol testing programs.

HB 982        Carter                 
Relating to creating an offense for failure to install and maintain an ignition interlock device for persons convicted of certain intoxication offenses.

HB 1199       Gallego                
Relating to the penalty for certain intoxication assaults.

HB 3477       Carter                 
Relating to the permanent revocation of a person's driver's license or permit on conviction of a fifth offense relating to the operating of a motor vehicle while intoxicated.

HB 1406       Riddle | et al.        
Relating to the persons authorized to take a blood specimen from a vehicle operator to test for alcohol concentration or other intoxicating substances.

HB 3029       Smith, Wayne           
Relating to the conditions for release on bond of a defendant charged with certain intoxication offenses.

HB 3047       Lucio III              
Relating to the powers of a criminal law hearing officer in Cameron County.

HB 3474       Gallego                
Relating to the offense of public intoxication.

HB 25         Guillen | et al.       
Relating to the carrying of certain weapons in a watercraft.

HB 77         Flynn                  
Relating to the carrying of certain weapons in watercraft.

HB 152        Raymond                
Relating to the fees collected by prosecutors for collection and processing of certain checks or similar sight orders.

HB 718        Fletcher | et al.      
Relating to the period in which a person commits the offense of funeral service disruption.

HB 783        Davis, Yvonne          
Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property.

HB 921        Lewis                  
Relating to the reimbursement of certain medical, dental, or health-related services as a condition of community supervision and to the revocation of community supervision for failure to make certain payments.

HB 1063       Murphy | et al.        
Relating to enhancing the penalties for certain repeat and habitual misdemeanor offenders.

HB 1065       Riddle | et al.        
Relating to the murder of a child as a capital offense.

HB 1686       Fletcher               
Relating to the discharge of a surety's liability on a bail bond in a criminal case.

HB 1706       Gutierrez              
Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal mischief.

HB 1919       Price                  
Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of cruelty to nonlivestock animals under certain circumstances.

HB 2344       Castro                 
Relating to the authority of the commissioners court of a county to create a law enforcement technology fund and to require certain defendants to pay court costs for deposit in the fund.

HB 2577       Miller, Sid            
Relating to the unlawful use of a criminal instrument or mechanical security device; providing a penalty.

HB 2858       Gallego                
Relating to the definition of emergency services personnel for purposes of the enhanced penalty prescribed for an assault committed against a person providing services in that capacity.

HB 2889       Madden                 
Relating to the expunction of records and files relating to a person's arrest.

HB 2847       Madden                 
Relating to the use of video teleconferencing systems in certain criminal proceedings.

HB 3384       Madden                 
Relating to the penalties for repeat and habitual felony offenders.

HB 3698       Gallego                
Relating to jurisdiction of district courts and criminal district courts in certain criminal proceedings.

HB 3478       Gallego                
Relating to the punishment for criminal mischief involving cattle, horses, and exotic livestock.

HB 3323       McClendon              
Relating to the standards for attorneys representing indigent defendants in capital cases.

HB 3351       Turner                 
Relating to delinquent conduct for which a juvenile may be certified to stand trial as an adult in a criminal case.

HB 3473       Gallego                
Relating to a defense to prosecution for a child younger than 14 years old for the offense of prostitution.

HB 3439       Raymond                
Relating to missing children and missing persons; providing a criminal penalty.

HB 2949       Cook                   
Relating to the administration of the collection improvement program.

HB 3304       Marquez                
Relating to creating the offense of exploitation of an elderly individual; providing a penalty.


Notice of this meeting was announced from the house floor.




Bills added after last posting:

HB 1529

HB 3381


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