The House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence

84th Legislature

March 21, 2016

1:30 p.m.



Pursuant to a notice posted on March 3, 2016, the House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Herrero, at 1:37 p.m.


The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Herrero; Moody; Canales; Hunter; Shaheen; and Simpson.


A quorum was present.



The Chair delivered opening remarks and opened up discussion for the posted agenda.


Interim Charge 4

The chair brought up interim charge 4, relating to indigent defense and innocence projects.

(Representative Leach now present.)

Testimony taken/registration recorded.  (See attached witness list.)








































At 4:18 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Herrero, Chair




Miguel Liscano, Clerk