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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 12 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to individuals who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and who are or have been involved with the court system.
  Author: Price, Four | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 104 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notification provided to certain victims of criminal offenses.
  Author: White, James
  Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 187 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to provide notice to certain persons of the right to vote.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 239 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a report regarding the confinement of pregnant inmates by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
  Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 342 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notice provided to a court regarding certain defendants placed on state jail felony community supervision.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 553 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: White, James | et. al.
  Sponsor: Miles, Borris | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections | Administration
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 618 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain notices and information about certain releasees from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice that are provided to or made accessible to criminal justice agencies and to notification of an executive clemency recommendation by the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
  Author: Leach, Jeff
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 770 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the purchase of iron, steel, and manufactured goods made in the United States for certain state, state-aided, and governmental entity construction projects.
  Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 821 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the solicitation of pen pals by certain inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
  Author: Shaheen, Matt | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 865 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to establishing a veterans services coordinator for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and a veterans reentry dorm program for certain state jail defendants confined by the department.
  Author: Blanco, César | et. al.
  Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 943 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Transgender Healthcare Advisory Committee.
  Author: Howard, Donna
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 965 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of a retail public water utility to require an operator of a correctional facility to comply with water conservation measures.
  Author: Springer, Drew
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1041 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the review of certain privately operated residential facilities for persons released on parole or to mandatory supervision.
  Author: González, Mary
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1046 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a veterans coordinator for the community justice assistance division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
  Author: Thierry, Shawn | et. al.
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1203 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that certain state agencies report on border security operations.
  Author: Blanco, César
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
HB 1274 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility.
  Author: Moody, Joe | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1421 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a report by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice regarding inmate grievances.
  Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1522 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a task force to coordinate and make recommendations on parent engagement and education programs provided by state agencies.
  Author: White, James | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1550 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the confinement in a county jail of a person pending a transfer to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and to the reimbursement of certain costs of confinement.
  Author: Frank, James | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1601 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release on bail of a person arrested under a warrant issued by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice or the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
  Author: Lozano, J. M.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1947 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Promise Scholarship Program for certain students at participating two-year public institutions of higher education.
  Author: Hernandez, Ana
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 2448 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the award of good conduct time to certain inmates.
  Author: Deshotel, Joe
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2451 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a proxy for a member of the legislature visiting a facility operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
  Author: Reynolds, Ron
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2724 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to community supervision in this state and the waiver or modification of certain fees, fines, and costs imposed on certain defendants; changing fees applicable to community supervision or a defendant's participation in certain programs.
  Author: Rose, Toni
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2904 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the memorandum of understanding among certain agencies to coordinate services provided to persons needing multiagency services.
  Author: White, James
  Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2931 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, including conforming amendments.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 3053 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the availability of certain dates of birth under the public information law.
  Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina"
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3130 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of an educational and vocational training pilot program for certain state jail felony defendants.
  Author: Parker, Tan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3269 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a protocol for contraband searches conducted by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice during extreme weather conditions.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3402 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the sale of certain state property in Brazoria County by the Texas Board of Criminal Justice.
  Author: Bonnen, Dennis
  Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 3697 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notice provided by an applicant to house inmates released on parole or to mandatory supervision.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3819 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper contact with a victim and to providing certain rights to a victim of a criminal offense and the victim's family regarding contact by an inmate or an inmate's representative.
  Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 78 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disposition of state surplus or salvage data processing equipment by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
  Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
  Sponsor: Price, Four
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 264 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an application made by a peace officer, county jailer, or state correctional officer to obtain a license to carry a handgun.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Sponsor: White, James | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | State Affairs
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 485 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the office of independent oversight ombudsman for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
  Author: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 556 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 677 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
  Sponsor: White, James
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 767 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to accounting for costs incurred by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice as a result of the presence in this state of persons who are not lawfully present in the United States.
  Author: Huffines, Don
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance
SB 1011 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of an educational and vocational training pilot program for certain state jail felony defendants.
  Author: Huffman, Joan
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1332 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the availability of certain dates of birth under the public information law.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1582 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to community supervision in this state and the waiver or modification of certain fees, fines, and costs imposed on certain defendants; changing fees applicable to community supervision or a defendant's participation in certain programs.
  Author: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1612 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the solicitation of pen pals by certain inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
  Author: Taylor, Van
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1669 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a task force to coordinate and make recommendations on parent engagement and education programs provided by state agencies.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1826 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notification regarding the release of certain sex offenders and to the reporting of vehicle registration information for sex offenders.
  Author: Burton, Konni
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1853 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notice provided by an applicant to house inmates released on parole or to mandatory supervision.
  Author: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1856 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, including conforming amendments.
  Author: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 210 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to victim-offender mediation services offered by the victim services division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
  Author: Rose, Toni | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 307 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study on the feasibility and potential costs and benefits of implementing a pay-for-performance contract program for certain criminal justice programs and services.
  Author: White, James
  Sponsor: Burton, Konni
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 310 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the cost of confinement and imprisonment of persons not lawfully present in the United States and reimbursement from the federal government for that cost.
  Author: White, James
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 362 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notification provided to certain victims of criminal offenses.
  Author: White, James
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
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