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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 103 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain body cavity searches conducted by a peace officer.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 161 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the child support obligation of an obligor during the obligor's confinement in jail or prison.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Received from the House
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 255 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises or property of certain recreational facilities.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 337 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation of certain public benefits, including medical assistance benefits, for individuals after release from confinement in a county jail.
  Author: Collier, Nicole | et. al.
  Sponsor: Menéndez, José | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  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 418 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain duties of the Commission on Jail Standards regarding guidelines for the transportation of inmates by private vendors.
  Author: White, James
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John
  Committees: County Affairs | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 472 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to judicial review of protective orders and the duration of those orders.
  Author: Dale, Tony | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
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 562 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a committee formed to adopt a plan to deal with mental illness in the criminal justice system.
  Author: White, James | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
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 638 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of operation of unmanned aircraft over correctional facility or critical infrastructure facility.
  Author: Workman, Paul
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 662 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a credit toward payment of costs for a defendant confined in jail or other facility before sentencing.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
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 853 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a mental health treatment for incarceration diversion pilot program.
  Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
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 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 980 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to reducing certain fees for a license to carry a handgun for county jailers.
  Author: Wray, John
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1163 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to eligibility for membership and funding of benefits for certain law enforcement, custodial, and other peace officers.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto
  Committees: Pensions
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1215 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the inclusion of an incarcerated person in the population data used for redistricting according to the person's last residence before incarceration.
  Author: Johnson, Eric
  Committees: Redistricting
  Last Action: Referred to Redistricting
HB 1287 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the electronic monitoring of certain defendants as an alternative to confinement.
  Author: Rose, Toni
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1409 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to reporting concerning certain inmates who are confined in county jails for misdemeanor offenses.
  Author: Israel, Celia
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 1412 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation of medical assistance benefits for individuals after release from confinement in a county jail.
  Author: Arévalo, Diana | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
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 1424 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of an unmanned aircraft over certain facilities or sports venues; creating a criminal offense.
  Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
  Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
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 1734 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation of certain public benefits, including medical assistance, for individuals after release from confinement in a county jail.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1897 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to registering to vote and voting while in custody at certain county jails and related procedures.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Elections
  Last Action: Referred to Elections
HB 2120 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to good conduct time earned by certain inmates and the consideration of release on parole for those inmates.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2226 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to complaints filed against certain law enforcement officers, peace officers, detention officers, and county jailers.
  Author: Lang, Mike
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
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 2702 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses and the confinement or release of those individuals prior to prosecution.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2913 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer and transportation from one facility to another of an individual under an emergency mental health detention.
  Author: Miller, Rick
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3000 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility for medical assistance of certain persons with mental illness confined in certain facilities, certain duties of the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System related to persons with mental illness, and the creation of a grant program to reduce recidivism of persons with mental illness.
  Author: Price, Four
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3001 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to procedures regarding criminal defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability.
  Author: Price, Four
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
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 3132 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to financial assistance paid to the survivors of certain law enforcement officers and employees killed in the line of duty.
  Author: Hefner, Cole
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3161 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a county jail-based restoration of competency program.
  Author: Murr, Andrew | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
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 3325 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a prohibition on placing juveniles in privately owned places of detention.
  Author: Thierry, Shawn
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 3428 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to minimum standards regarding the continuity of prescription medications for the care and treatment of county jail prisoners.
  Author: Collier, Nicole
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3520 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to state fiscal matters related to health and human services and state agencies administering health and human services programs.
  Author: Davis, Sarah
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
HB 3844 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the independent ombudsman for county jails.
  Author: Rose, Toni
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 4098 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to jail administrators in certain counties.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
HB 4117 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of telemental health services to prisoners confined in county jails, including the creation of the county jail telemental health fund, and to certain rules and procedures relating to the safety of those prisoners.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John
  Committees: County Affairs | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Posting rule suspended
HB 4142 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain requirements of counties and other governmental entities regarding behavioral health.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4258 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study on mental health screening and treatment for certain inmates confined in county and municipal jails.
  Author: Blanco, César
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
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