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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 4103 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators, the operation of the Texas Civil Commitment Office, and certain related offenses; increasing a criminal penalty.
  Author: King, Ken
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4108 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of assault and harassment by persons committed to certain facilities; increasing a criminal penalty.
  Author: King, Ken
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 4196 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the commitment of a defendant who is found incompetent to stand trial and who is a person with an intellectual disability.
  Author: Collier, Nicole
  Last Action: Filed
SB 1575 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of assault and harassment by persons committed to certain facilities; increasing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
SB 1576 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators, the operation of the Texas Civil Commitment Office, and certain related offenses; increasing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Sponsor: King, Ken
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1583 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the commitment of a defendant who is found incompetent to stand trial and who is a person with an intellectual disability.
  Author: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 2023 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment of a forensic director responsible for statewide coordination and oversight of forensic mental health services overseen by the Department of State Health Services.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
SB 746 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators; amending provisions subject to criminal penalties.
  Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
  Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1507 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the statewide coordination and oversight of forensic mental health services overseen by the Department of State Health Services, including the appointment of a forensic director.
  Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al.
  Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately

83rd Regular Session, 2013
SB 32 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to individuals with intellectual disabilities committed to state supported living centers.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 826 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notification regarding the anticipated release of a potential predator from civil commitment.
  Author: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

82nd Regular Session, 2011
SB 415 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to individuals with intellectual disabilities committed to state supported living centers.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

81st Regular Session, 2009
SB 1665 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to post-commitment treatment and supervision of persons with mental illness who are manifestly dangerous.
  Author: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: No action taken in committee

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 2034 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to sex offender treatment and civil commitment.
  Author: England, Kirk
  Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
  Committees: Corrections | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
HB 2968 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of an electronic broadcast system to conduct certain hearings regarding court-ordered mental health services.
  Author: Truitt, Vicki
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3306 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the costs associated with the civil commitment of sexually violent predators and to the criminal consequences of violating a term of that commitment.
  Author: England, Kirk
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 76 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of violation of a civil commitment order by a sexually violent predator.
  Author: Shapiro, Florence
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1882 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the costs of conducting a civil commitment proceeding for a sexually violent predator.
  Author: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 2925 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain offenses eligible for civil commitment.
  Author: Geren, Charlie
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3446 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators.
  Author: Goolsby, Tony
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Referred to Corrections
HB 3478 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of violent offenders; providing for involuntary treatment.
  Author: Stick, Jack
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3479 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the involuntary civil commitment of violent offenders; providing a procedure.
  Author: Stick, Jack
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3480 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of pathologically violent predators; providing a penalty.
  Author: Stick, Jack
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3481 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment and treatment of pathologically violent offenders; providing a procedure.
  Author: Stick, Jack
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3482 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of pathologically violent predators; providing a procedure.
  Author: Stick, Jack
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1093 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators.
  Author: Shapiro, Florence
  Sponsor: Allen, Ray
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1834 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to costs associated with the civil commitment of sexually violent predators.
  Author: Staples, Todd
  Sponsor: Hope, Ruben
  Committees: Corrections | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar

77th Regular Session, 2001
HB 434 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the procedures for handling certain defendants acquitted of an offense by reason of insanity.
  Author: Heflin, Talmadge
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1048 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators.
  Author: Shapiro, Florence
  Sponsor: Hamric, Peggy
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 50 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators.
  Author: Cuellar, Henry
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 157 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators.
  Author: Wise, Miguel
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 544 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators; providing a penalty.
  Author: Staples, Todd | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 29 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators; providing a penalty.
  Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
  Sponsor: Staples, Todd
  Committees: Corrections | State Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 365 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and the functions of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, the administration of the Private Sector Prison Industries Oversight Authority, the administration of the Texas Council on Offenders with Mental Impairments, and the civil commitment of sexually violent predators.
  Author: Brown, J. E.
  Sponsor: McCall, Brian
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99

68th Regular Session, 1983
HB 2058 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to court-ordered commitment of a drug-dependent person.
  Author: Millsap, Mike
  Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
  Committees: Public Health | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1109 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to court-ordered commitment of a drug-dependent person.
  Author: McFarland, Bob
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: No action taken

67th Regular Session, 1981
HB 1104 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to confidentiality of certain information relating to the mental or emotional health of an individual.
  Author: Crawford, Bo
  Committees: Health Services
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Health Services

64th Regular Session, 1975
HB 917 (64th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a judge's discretion in a temporary commitment hearing for a mentally ill person.
  Author: Bryant, John W.
  Sponsor: Braecklein, Bill
  Committees: Judiciary | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days
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