COMMITTEE:    Criminal Justice 

TIME & DATE:  1:30 PM or upon adjournment
Tuesday, April 04, 2017 

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



To be considered:


SB 677        Miles | et al.         
Relating to the creation of a task force to identify opportunities for academic credit and industry recognition for inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

SB 707        Birdwell               
Relating to the admissibility of certain recorded statements made by child abuse victims.

SB 1196       Kolkhorst              
Relating to the declaration of a common nuisance involving a computer network or web address.

SB 1203       Perry                  
Relating to the issuance of subpoenas or certain other court orders with respect to an online service provider in the investigation or prosecution of certain criminal offenses.

SB 1232       Huffman                
Relating to the creation of the offense of bestiality.

SB 1253       West                   
Relating to the electronic recording and admissibility of certain custodial interrogations.

SB 1299       Huffman                
Relating to access to criminal history record information.

SB 1304       Perry                  
Relating to confidentiality, sharing, sealing, and destruction of juvenile records.

SB 1338       Whitmire               
Relating to the pretrial release of a defendant and to funding for judicial continuing legal education.

SB 1487       West                   
Relating to preventing racial profiling and video and audio equipment and recordings of certain law enforcement motor vehicle stops; creating an offense.

SB 1728       Birdwell               
Relating to public access to juvenile court proceedings.

SB 1823       Burton                 
Relating to a warrant authorizing the search of a cellular telephone or other wireless communications device.

SB 1857       Whitmire               
Relating to the exchange of certain information between the Department of Family and Protective Services and other juvenile service providers.

SJR 50        Whitmire               
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the denial of pretrial release of a person accused of a noncapital offense if necessary to ensure the person's appearance in court and the safety of the community and the victim of the alleged offense.



Bills deleted after last posting:

SB 1340

SB 1793


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