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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 431 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a temporary justice of the peace.
  Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al.
  Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 799 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the persons authorized to conduct an inquest in certain counties.
  Author: Murr, Andrew | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Administration
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1125 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the amount of a fine or cost imposed in a criminal case by a justice or municipal court and to the court's authority to order a defendant confined in jail for failure to pay a fine or cost or for contempt.
  Author: White, James | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1749 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the expunction of arrest records and files relating to an offense punishable by fine only; authorizing a fee.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2573 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil jurisdiction of a justice court.
  Author: Wilson, Terry M.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2875 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the imposition of additional fees for filing civil cases in Willacy County and Starr County.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3458 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain fees collected by a justice court.
  Author: Wilson, Terry M.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 378 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the persons authorized to conduct an inquest in certain counties.
  Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 409 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of county and justice courts in civil matters.
  Author: Huffines, Don
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 691 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the fees collected by justices of the peace on the filing of certain civil actions to fund a law library.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 1335 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the amount of a fine or cost imposed in a criminal case by a justice or municipal court and to the court's authority to order a defendant confined in jail for failure to pay a fine or cost or for contempt.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1761 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the cost of transporting a body for the purpose of performing an autopsy.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1824 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to punishment for the offense of forgery and to a fee imposed on certain defendants who commit the offense.
  Author: Burton, Konni | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 2157 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to parking privileges for people with disabilities; authorizing a fee; amending dismissal procedures for a criminal offense.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 516 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to venue for the offense of failure to attend school.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 519 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to venue for the offense of a parent contributing to a child's failure to attend school.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1334 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appeal of a residential eviction suit.
  Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
  Sponsor: Menéndez, José
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 1/1/16
HB 1386 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prohibition of more than one counsel appearing in a misdemeanor case.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1511 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to appointment of a municipal judge to serve as a visiting justice of the peace in certain proceedings involving misdemeanor traffic offenses.
  Author: Peña, Gilbert
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1594 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to increasing the punishment for contempt of court by certain juveniles in a justice or municipal court.
  Author: Murr, Andrew
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2153 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the venue for prosecution of misdemeanor cases in justice courts.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2282 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the procedures for protests and appeals of certain ad valorem tax determinations.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2398 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to court jurisdiction and procedures relating to truancy; establishing judicial donation trust funds; providing criminal penalties; imposing a court cost.
  Author: White, James | et. al.
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John | et. al.
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3631 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to administration of a justice court technology fund in certain counties by a justice of the peace council.
  Author: Hughes, Bryan
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3697 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study by the Texas Department of Insurance to research and evaluate claims data and the recovery of attorney's fees in first-party insurance claims.
  Author: Landgraf, Brooks
  Committees: Insurance
  Last Action: Referred to Insurance
HB 3855 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the courts authorized to hear certain matters relating to a capias pro fine.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3965 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the persons who are eligible for appointment as a temporary justice of the peace.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 4050 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain fees paid by political subdivisions in connection with the ordering or performance of an autopsy.
  Author: Kuempel, John
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1040 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the courts authorized to hear certain matters relating to a capias pro fine.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2000 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to jurisdiction and court administration of the El Paso Criminal Law Magistrate Court.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 338 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the court in which a hearing regarding the towing of a motor vehicle may be held.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures | Transportation
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 438 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the courts authorized to issue an occupational driver's license.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Transportation
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
HB 520 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain fees paid in connection with the ordering or performance of an autopsy.
  Author: Kuempel, John
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 1021 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to venue for the offense of failure to attend school.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Criminal Procedure Reform, Select | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1022 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to venue for the offense of a parent contributing to a child's failure to attend school.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Criminal Procedure Reform, Select | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1222 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to venue for certain alleged violations or offenses under the Water Safety Act.
  Author: Turner, Chris
  Sponsor: West, Royce
  Committees: Culture, Recreation & Tourism | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1263 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the delay in the implementation of the abolishment of small claims courts.
  Author: Lewis, Tryon
  Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Administration
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1448 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of money deposited to a justice court technology fund in certain counties.
  Author: Kuempel, John
  Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1598 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of county and justice courts.
  Author: Gonzalez, Naomi
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1656 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to funding for emergency medical air transportation provided to patients enrolled in the state Medicaid program; imposing a surcharge.
  Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2777 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the procedures for taxpayer protests and to appeals of certain ad valorem tax determinations to justice courts.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3059 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to fines and court costs imposed on a child in a criminal case.
  Author: Herrero, Abel
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 395 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to fines and court costs imposed on a child in a criminal case.
  Author: West, Royce
  Sponsor: Herrero, Abel
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 501 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to venue for certain alleged violations or offenses under the Water Safety Act.
  Author: West, Royce
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 576 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the delay in the implementation of the abolishment of small claims courts.
  Author: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1891 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the imposition of an additional fee for filing civil cases in certain Travis County courts.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Sponsor: Howard, Donna
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective immediately

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 567 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing justice, municipal, and juvenile courts to obtain evidence that certain minors are in compliance with mandatory school attendance requirements and suspend driver's licenses or permits for failure to comply.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 693 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to where a justice of the peace court is held.
  Author: Christian, Wayne
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1014 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to appointment of a municipal judge to serve as a visiting justice of the peace in certain proceedings involving misdemeanor traffic offenses.
  Author: Legler, Ken
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1962 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the programs that a justice or municipal court may require a juvenile offender to attend and to the payment of related program costs.
  Author: Villarreal, Mike
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
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