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COMMITTEE:    State Affairs 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Monday, March 30, 2015 

PLACE:        Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:        Senator Joan Huffman 



To consider the following:


SB 19         Taylor, Van
Relating to the ethics of public officers and related requirements; creating criminal offenses.

SB 218        Nelson
Relating to governmental entities subject to the sunset review process.

SB 291        Nelson
Relating to the jurisdiction of certain county criminal courts in Tarrant County.

SB 432        West
Relating to continuation of an additional fee for filing civil cases in certain Dallas County courts.

SB 643        Creighton
Relating to proceedings held in auxiliary facilities outside certain county seats.

SB 812        Rodríguez
Relating to the appointment of an associate judge in a family law proceeding involving a name change.

SB 817        Rodríguez
Relating to the definitions of dating violence and family violence for purposes of the issuance of a protective order.

SB 1139       Huffman
Relating to the operation and administration of and practice in courts in the judicial branch of state government and the composition of certain juvenile boards.

SB 1369       Zaffirini
Relating to reports on attorney ad litem appointments made by courts in this state.

SB 1702       Huffman
Relating to the elimination of straight-party voting for judicial offices.

SB 1703       Huffman
Relating to the deadlines for certain processes and procedures involving an election.

SB 1706       Huffman
Relating to a grant program to fund domestic violence high risk teams.

SB 1707       Huffman
Relating to the sealing of certain juvenile records.

At the Chair's discretion, the committee may also consider pending business.


Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please provide 20 copies to the committee clerk with your name on each.