Judicial Affairs Committee
April 6, 2000-10:00A

Court Reporters
    On:       Charles, Evans (Self and Texas Court Reporters Ass'n)
              Harle, Sid (Self)
              Knapp, Frank (Office of Attorney General)
              Rice, Karol (Esquire Deposition Services, LegalLink,
                   Stanley Rice & Assoc. & United Womack)
              Williams, Dixie (Self and US Legal Support)
  Registering, but not testifying:
    On:       Richardson, Art (Self and LegaLink, Inc.)

Drug Courts
    For:      Cooley, Laura (Self)
              Creuzot, Judge John (Self)
              Sheffield, Det. Michael (Self)
    On:       Bennett, Judge Joel (Self)
              Greenspan, Patricia (Self and Travis County Drug Court)
              Hampton, Keith (Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Ass'n)
              Johnson, D'Ann (Self and Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers
              Underwood, Judge Olen (Self)

Hate Crimes Laws
    For:      Bledsoe, Gary (NAACP)
    On:       Berman, Prof. Mitchell (Self)
              Johnson, D'Ann (Self and Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers
              Kepple, Rob (Texas District & County Attorneys Ass'n)
              Weeks, David P. (Self)
  Registering, but not testifying:
    On:       Barrera, Patricia (Travis Co. District  Attorney)

Judicial Districts Board
    On:       Phillips, Chief Justice Tom (Self)

Judicial Redistricting
    For:      Burgess, Justice Don (Self and Ninth Court of Appeals)
    On:       Davis, Chief Justice Rex (Self and Council of Chief
              Phillips, Chief Justice Tom (Self)
              Schneider, Chief Justice Michael (Self and First Court
                   of Appeals)

Statutory County Courts
    On:       Allison, Jim (County Judges & Commissioners Ass'n)
              Bacus, Judge Thomas (Self)
              Klager, Judge James (Self)