COMMITTEE:    Criminal Justice 

TIME & DATE:  1:30 PM or upon adjournment
Tuesday, May 05, 2015 

PLACE:        E1.016 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator John Whitmire 



HB 188        Thompson, Senfronia | et al. SP: Menéndez
Relating to the composition, duties, and continuation of the human trafficking prevention task force.

HB 511        Moody | et al.          SP: Rodríguez
Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses committed against a person in custody.

HB 643        Harless                 SP: Whitmire
Relating to the procedures for discharging bail in certain criminal proceedings.

HB 834        Hernandez | et al.      SP: Creighton
Relating to the criteria for issuing a silver alert for a missing senior citizen.

HB 896        Hernandez               SP: Huffman
Relating to creating a criminal offense regarding the breach of computer security.

HB 941        Hernandez | et al.      SP: Perry
Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.

HB 1546       Allen                   SP: Rodríguez
Relating to the award of diligent participation credit to defendants confined in a state jail felony facility.

HB 2272       Raney                   SP: Schwertner
Relating to surety bond requirements for reserve deputy sheriffs.

HB 3633       Herrero | et al.        SP: West
Relating to reimbursement for the costs of legal services provided to an indigent defendant in a criminal case.

HCR 34        Raymond                 SP: Zaffirini
Directing DPS to name the new crime lab in Laredo the Oscar "O. J." Hale Crime Lab.

SB 780        Huffman                
Relating to the preservation of toxicological evidence collected in connection with certain intoxication offenses.

SB 1959       Hinojosa
Relating to peace officers commissioned by the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners.




SB 95         Hinojosa               
Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain criminal asset forfeiture proceedings.

SB 416        West                   
Relating to prohibiting a person's waiver of a right to an expunction or to an order of nondisclosure with respect to a criminal offense.

SB 1355       Hinojosa               
Relating to compensation and leave for certain peace officers.


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Bills added after last posting:

SB 1959


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