The House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence

83rd Legislature

July 9, 2013

9:00 a.m.



Pursuant to a notice posted on July 8, 2013, the House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence met in a formal meeting and was called to order by the chair, Representative Herrero, at 9:24 a.m.


The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Herrero; Carter; Canales; Leach; Moody; and Schaefer.


A quorum was present.



HB 4


The chair laid out HB 4 as pending business.


The chair explained HB 4.


Representative Moody moved that HB 4, without amendments, be reported favorably to the full house with the recommendation that it do pass and be printed.  The motion prevailed by the following record vote:


Ayes:                           Representatives Herrero; Carter; Leach; Moody; Schaefer (5).


Nays:                           Representative Canales (1).


Present, Not Voting:   None (0).


Absent:                        Representatives Burnam; Hughes; Toth (3).


At 9:26 a.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Herrero, Chair




Vanessa Fuentes, Clerk