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COMMITTEE:   Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence 

TIME & DATE: 2:00 PM or upon final adjourn./recess
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 

PLACE:       E2.026 
CHAIR:       Rep. John Smithee 


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HB 748        Farrar                 
Relating to certain costs associated with certain court proceedings for cruelly treated animals; authorizing fees and costs.

HB 1755       Neave                  
Relating to jury summons questionnaires.

HB 1761       Smithee                
Relating to jurisdiction of the Texas Supreme Court.

HB 1877       Murr                   
Relating to a penalty for independent executors who misrepresent in an affidavit in lieu of the inventory, appraisement, and list of claims that certain beneficiaries received the inventory and appraisement.

HB 2102       Thompson, Senfronia    
Relating to the continuation and functions of the state bar.

HB 2103       Thompson, Senfronia    
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Board of Law Examiners.




Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need assistance, such as a sign language interpreter, are requested to contact Stacey Nicchio at (512) 463-0850, 72 hours prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.