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COMMITTEE:   Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence 

TIME & DATE: 2:00 PM or upon final adjourn./recess
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 

PLACE:       E2.026 
CHAIR:       Rep. John Smithee 


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HB 53         Romero, Jr.            
Relating to settlement of claims and actions against a governmental unit.

HB 240        Hernandez              
Relating to evidence in a suit to abate certain common nuisances.

HB 256        Hernandez              
Relating to the authority of a city attorney to seek an injunction to abate a common nuisance under the Alcoholic Beverage Code.

HB 715        Wu                     
Relating to evidence in a suit to abate certain common nuisances.

HB 1020       Smithee | et al.       
Relating to volunteer practice by an inactive member of the State Bar of Texas.

HB 1021       Smithee | et al.       
Relating to county law libraries.

HB 1487       Smithee | et al.       
Relating to the security of courts and judges in the state.




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