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House Committee on Law Enforcement - 78th R.S. (2003)

Committee Members
Joe Driver, Chair
Timoteo Garza, Vice Chair
Glenn Hegar, Vice Chair
Suzanna Gratia Hupp, Chair - Budget & Oversight
Lon Burnam
Yvonne Davis
Terry Keel
Charges
• Review the requirements for incoming peace officers, police administration and police academies and study the current requirements of initial and continuing education training for adequacy and effectiveness.
• Study home alarm systems and the interaction of law enforcement and private security in determining the appropriate response to home alarms.
• Examine the efficiency of the concealed handgun licensing program.
• Monitor the agencies and programs under the committee's jurisdiction.

Note:
Timoteo Garza replaced as Vice-Chair 4/13/04 pursuant to Rule 4, section 5(b)(c). (Proclamation, Tom Craddick, April 13, 2004)
Glen Hegar appointed Vice-Chair 4/13/04 pursuant to Rule 4, section 5. (Proclamation, Tom Craddick, April 13, 2004)

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