COMMITTEE:    Criminal Justice 

TIME & DATE:  1:30 PM or upon adjournment
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 

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



To be considered:



SB 47         Zaffirini              
Relating to a study on the availability of information regarding convictions and deferred dispositions for certain misdemeanors punishable by fine only.

SB 50         Zaffirini              
Relating to the offense of hazing.

SB 297        Hinojosa               
Relating to the compensatory time and overtime pay for commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety.

SB 527        Birdwell               
Relating to a defendant's payment of costs associated with a court-appointed counsel.

SB 536        Hinojosa               
Relating to the punishment for burglary and theft of controlled substances.

SB 1214       Perry                  
Relating to a succession plan for a regional public defender's office that primarily handles capital cases.

SB 1350       Watson                 
Relating to the commitment of certain juveniles to local post-adjudication secure correctional facilities in certain counties and to the release under supervision of those juveniles.

SB 1369       Menéndez               
Relating to the prosecution for the offense of injury to a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual.

SB 1577       Perry                  
Relating to measures to prevent wrongful convictions.

SB 1824       Burton                 
Relating to punishment for the offense of forgery and to a fee imposed on certain defendants who commit the offense.

SB 1836       Burton                 
Relating to a study on the adjudication of juveniles charged with misdemeanors punishable by fine only and the use of certain terms signifying age in the criminal justice and juvenile justice statutes of this state.

SB 1975       Whitmire               
Relating to establishing the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony Committee to recognize and honor peace officers who were killed in the line of duty.

SB 2238       Garcia                 
Relating to certain sexual offenses; creating a criminal offense; increasing a criminal penalty.



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