HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                          NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

TIME & DATE:  2:00PM or upon final adjourn./recess
             Monday, April 18, 2005

PLACE: E2.028

CHAIR: Rep. Will Hartnett


HB 188            Pena
Relating to a qualified privilege of a journalist not to testify.

HB 1477            Keffer, Bill
Relating to jury service.

HB 1793            Naishtat
Relating to the jurisdiction of a court with respect to an action
involving a testamentary trust.

HB 1895            Eiland
Relating to the authority of an associate judge appointed by a
court with family law jurisdiction.

HB 2509            Bohac
Relating to jurisdiction of a municipal court over an action to
enforce certain vehicle dealer and manufacturer license plate laws.

HB 2569            Eiland
Relating to the office of district attorney for the 253rd Judicial
District and to the creation of the office of district attorney for
the 344th Judicial District.

HB 2596            Guillen
Relating to excusing a member of the legislature from being
compelled to testify or give a deposition in a civil suit when the
legislature is in session.

HB 2671            Hughes
Relating to the assignment of certain visiting judges.

HB 2875            Solis
Relating to a statutory probate court judge's authority to transfer
certain proceedings from another court to the statutory probate

HB 2977            Gonzales
Relating to the creation of an alternative system for direct filing
of charges against persons who have been arrested.

HB 3155            Escobar
Relating to the creation of a judicial district in Kenedy and
Kleberg Counties and to the composition of the 105th Judicial

HB 3263            Hegar / et al.
Relating to the powers and duties of the district attorney and
county attorney in Fort Bend County.

HB 3541            Cook, Robby
Relating to the powers and duties of magistrates in Brazos County.

SB 552            Duncan
Relating to the creation of magistrates in Nolan County.



HB 2672