COMMITTEE:    Jurisprudence 

TIME & DATE:  1:30 PM or upon adjournment
Friday, May 20, 2011 

PLACE:        2E.20 (Betty King Cmte. Rm.) 
CHAIR:        Senator Chris Harris 



To consider the following:


HB 149        Raymond                 SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the appointment of a parenting coordinator or parenting facilitator in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 230        Phillips                SP: Gallegos
Relating to the authority of a county to regulate the location of halfway houses in the unincorporated areas of the county; providing a penalty.

HB 1314       Raymond                 SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the operation and jurisdiction of certain district courts serving Webb County.

HB 1897       Flynn                   SP: Deuell
Relating to the jurisdiction of, number of jurors in, and the clerk serving the County Court at Law of Van Zandt County.

HB 2310       Miller, Doug            SP: Wentworth
Relating to appointment of bailiffs for the district courts in Comal, Hays, and Caldwell Counties.

HB 2367       Parker | et al.         SP: Uresti
Relating to the creation of an advisory panel to study certain parental rights relating to possession of or access to the parent's child.

HB 2492       Naishtat                SP: Uresti
Relating to the family allowance, treatment of exempt property, and an allowance in lieu of exempt property in the administration of a decedent's estate.

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

HB 3125       Thompson                SP: Patrick
Relating to the offenses of unauthorized duplication, unauthorized recording, unauthorized operation of recording device, and improper labeling of recordings.

HB 3172       Gonzalez, Naomi | et al.     SP: Carona
Relating to protective orders.

HB 3439       Raymond                 SP: Rodriguez
Relating to missing children; providing a criminal penalty.

HB 3475       Gallego                 SP: West
Relating to the recusal and disqualification of municipal judges.

HB 3674       Eiland                  SP: Duncan
Relating to the use of an unsworn declaration.

HB 3833       Phillips                SP: Harris
Relating to the adoption of a uniform collaborative law Act in regard to family law matters.

HB 3844       Aycock                  SP: Fraser
Relating to the creation of criminal law magistrates for Burnet County.

HB 3856       Naishtat                SP: Watson
Relating to the proceedings that may be referred to and the powers of a criminal law magistrate in Travis County.

HB 2047       Lewis                   SP: Uresti
Relating to service of process at the registered office of certain registered agents.

*Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes per person.


*If providing written testimony please provide 20 copies to committee staff prior to testifying.




Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 1985


** See Committee Coordinator for previous versions of the schedule **