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HB 683 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possession or use of law enforcement identification, insignia, or vehicles in a municipality and the clarification of the offenses of false identification as a peace officer and misrepresentation of property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2575 85-0 (2017) Author: Meyer, Morgan | et. al. Relating to certain requirements imposed on a sex offender who enters the premises of a school. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2980 85-0 (2017) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to providing or administering low-THC cannabis to a child for whom the low-THC cannabis was prescribed. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3514 85-0 (2017) Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara Relating to restorative justice initiatives. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 892 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie | et. al. Relating to the medical use of low-THC cannabis and the regulation of related organizations and individuals; requiring a dispensing organization to obtain a license to dispense low-THC cannabis and any employee of a dispensing organization to obtain a registration; authorizing fees. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 985 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al. Relating to mental health screening for public school students who may be a danger to self or others and to suspension or educational placement of those students; creating an offense. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2883 84-0 (2015) Author: Simmons, Ron
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the addition of territory to a crime control and prevention district and to a fire control, prevention, and emergency medical services district. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3067 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Relating to the amount that may be donated by contract by certain populous counties to crime stoppers or crime prevention organizations. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 339 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Klick, Stephanie | et. al.
Relating to the medical use of low-THC cannabis and the regulation of related organizations and individuals; requiring a dispensing organization to obtain a license to dispense low-THC cannabis and any employee of a dispensing organization to obtain a registration; authorizing fees. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1092 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al. Relating to the amount that may be donated by contract by certain populous counties to crime stoppers or crime prevention organizations. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 1770 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to the foundation school fund for grants to school districts to use in improving the security of school facilities. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3493 83-0 (2013) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al. Relating to the interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications for law enforcement purposes. House: Criminal Procedure Reform, Select Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 509 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al. Relating to the establishment by school districts of a school security district; authorizing school district taxes for crime prevention measures. Senate: Finance Left pending in subcommittee
SJR 33 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing school districts to create school security districts and impose ad valorem taxes for crime prevention measures; authorizing a tax. Senate: Finance Left pending in subcommittee
HB 783 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1309 82-0 (2011) Author: Craddick, Tom | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of possession or promotion of certain visual material depicting a minor and to certain educational programs concerning the prevention and awareness of that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1642 82-0 (2011) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the sexual assault program fund and to the fee imposed on certain sexually oriented businesses. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2583 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the establishment of a gang remediation task force. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 2807 82-0 (2011) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to creating an offense for the unlawful possession or transfer of a semiautomatic assault weapon. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2937 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to access to the criminal history record information of certain individuals by public or private institutions of higher education and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 407 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom | et. al.
Relating to the creation of the offense of electronic transmission of certain visual material depicting a minor and to certain educational programs concerning the prevention and awareness of that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 214 81-0 (2009) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to certain requirements imposed on a sex offender who enters the premises of a school. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 750 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 817 81-0 (2009) Author: Shelton, Mark Relating to the time for dissolution of crime control prevention districts. House: County Affairs
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 960 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to providing municipalities and counties access to criminal history record information for sexually oriented business license applicants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2070 81-0 (2009) Author: Cohen, Ellen | et. al. Relating to the fee based on admissions to certain sexually oriented businesses. House: Ways & Means Postponed
HB 2808 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the power of a licensing authority to revoke, suspend, or deny a license on the basis of certain criminal proceedings. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 3333 81-0 (2009) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to the creation and operation of the Texas-Louisiana border region economic development steering committee; authorizing an assessment. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 3737 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to criminal history checks for employees of, and applicants for employment at, special care facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 4185 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to an annual report by the Texas Fusion Center regarding criminal street gangs and gang-related crime. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 4604 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to the interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HR 2930 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 379. Reported enrolled
SB 224 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the power of a licensing authority to revoke, suspend, or deny a license on the basis of certain criminal proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 379 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the duties of the Texas Fusion Center, including an annual report by the center regarding criminal street gangs. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 385 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Vaught, Allen | et. al.
Relating to the interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 575 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Sponsor: Shelton, Mark
Relating to the time for dissolution of crime control and prevention districts and to certain taxes imposed by such districts or by fire control, prevention, and emergency medical services districts. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
See remarks for effective date
SB 1289 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the fee based on admissions to certain sexually oriented businesses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1635 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to the sale of certain communications equipment and mobile telephone services; providing criminal and civil penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1738 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to restrictions on the use of the Internet by certain sex offenders. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2035 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the prosecution of certain criminal sexual offenses and the registration and civil commitment of certain sex offenders in this state; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SR 1079 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 379. Reported enrolled
HB 59 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the management, security, and protection of personal information and governmental records; providing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 62 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the proximity of the residences of certain sex offenders or sexually violent predators to schools; imposing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 124 80-0 (2007) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Law Enforcement Postponed
HB 203 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to prohibiting certain sex offenders from residing within a child safety zone. House: Corrections Withdrawn from schedule
HB 508 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 825 80-0 (2007) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for certain sex offenses and to the supervision of certain sex offenders. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 865 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al. Relating to a silver alert for missing senior citizens. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 958 80-0 (2007) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to prohibiting or otherwise restricting certain sex offenders from residing or working within or otherwise entering certain school premises. House: Public Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1036 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to a silver alert for missing senior citizens. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 1795 80-0 (2007) Author: Veasey, Marc
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to certain security technology at unmanned teller machines. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1944 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the elimination of sexual assault against inmates confined in a facility operated by or under contract with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2162 80-0 (2007) Author: Harless, Patricia Relating to the content of public school campus improvement plans. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3139 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to criminal history checks for state employees, applicants for state employment, and certain other persons who may perform work for the state. House: Government Reform Left pending in committee
HB 3417 80-0 (2007) Author: Garcia, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the counties authorized to create a crime control and prevention district and to the sales and use tax imposed by municipal crime control and prevention districts. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1738 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the power of a licensing authority to revoke, suspend, or deny a license on the basis of certain criminal proceedings. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 977 79-0 (2005) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al. Relating to the proximity of the residences of certain sex offenders or sexually violent predators to schools; imposing a criminal penalty. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1098 79-0 (2005) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to using the Internet to obtain identifying information of another person for a fraudulent purpose; providing a penalty. House: Regulated Industries
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1371 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1591 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al. Relating to enhancing the penalty for manufacture or delivery of methamphetamine. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2032 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the expansion of the operation game thief program to include certain other violations of law. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2838 79-0 (2005) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the creation of a prison diversion pilot program. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 3072 79-0 (2005) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the creation of a prison diversion pilot program. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
SB 108 79-0 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to enhancing the penalty for manufacture or delivery of methamphetamine. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 844 79-0 (2005) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the content of public school campus improvement plans. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 938 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Relating to the creation of a prison diversion pilot program. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 387 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to public school campus improvement plans. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 742 78-0 (2003) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to access by certain hospitals and hospital districts to criminal history record information. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 983 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the authority of an ad valorem tax appraisal district to obtain certain criminal history record information relating to an applicant for employment. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1036 78-0 (2003) Author: Ritter, Allan | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the confidentiality of certain reports of criminal activity and to immunity from civil liability for certain persons making or receiving those reports. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1401 78-0 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the implementation of Amber Alert or another system for publicly disseminating emergency information about abducted children by the Texas Lottery Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2544 78-0 (2003) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to certain requirements imposed on a sex offender who enters the premises of a school. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 296 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the content of public school campus improvement plans. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 357 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the confidentiality of certain reports of criminal activity and to immunity from civil liability for certain persons making or receiving those reports. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 567 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to access by certain hospitals and hospital districts to criminal history record information. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 602 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to access to criminal history record information concerning employees, volunteers, and applicant volunteers of children's advocacy centers. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1636 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the authority of an ad valorem tax appraisal district to obtain certain criminal history record information relating to an applicant for employment. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 805 77-0 (2001) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to the percentage of money received by a crime stoppers organization that may be used for administrative costs. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1543 77-0 (2001) Author: Luna, Vilma
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the sales and use tax imposed by municipal crime control and prevention districts. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Tabled in committee
HB 2654 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Phil Relating to a requirement that a child-care facility or family home complete a background and criminal history record check before hiring a new employee. House: Human Services No action taken in committee
HR 1174 77-0 (2001) Author: Elkins, Gary Urging the Texas Department of Public Safety to create a public database that lists the offenders who have violated the terms and conditions of their parole, mandatory supervision, or community supervision agreements and have outstanding arrest warrants. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
SB 53 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Turner, Bob | et. al.
Relating to access to criminal history record information by the Department of Protective and Regulatory Services. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1193 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of the joint interim committee on substance abuse and crime prevention to evaluate the potential benefits of drug treatment and counseling as an alternative to incarceration of nonviolent drug offenders. Senate: Administration No action taken in committee
HB 137 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to providing public notice on release of a sex offender into the community. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 138 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the release of information regarding a registered sex offender to certain school personnel. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 295 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the use of a portion of the proceeds of criminal asset forfeiture for programs designed to prevent juvenile drug abuse. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 458 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to providing public notice on release of a sex offender into the community. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 1993 76-0 (1999) Author: Palmer, Sue Relating to certain crime control and prevention districts. House: County Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2145 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to persons subject to sex offender registration requirements, to the supervised release of those persons, and to the consequences of engaging in certain conduct for which a person is subject to sex offender registration; providing penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2397 76-0 (1999) Author: Carter, Bill
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the Crime Stoppers Advisory Council. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 2882 76-0 (1999) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the distribution of certain proceeds from the sales tax to the criminal justice planning fund for gang prevention. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3126 76-0 (1999) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the establishment and application of uniform criteria for evaluating state-funded drug abuse prevention programs. House: Public Health
Senate: Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 3209 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the purposes for which money received by crime stoppers organizations may be used. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3324 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the provision of certain services to claimants under the compensation to victims of crime fund. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 3728 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the duties and authority of the Crime Stoppers Advisory Council; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Safety Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HCR 256 76-0 (1999) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al. Directing certain state agencies to lead an inquiry into youth violence in the State of Texas. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 383 76-0 (1999) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: West, George
Relating to access to criminal history record information by a political subdivision for certain background checks. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 624 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Palmer, Sue
Relating to certain crime control and prevention districts. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1256 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the provision of certain tax information to a crime control and prevention district. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Criminal Justice
No action taken in committee
SB 1789 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Keel, Terry
Relating to the duties and authority of the Crime Stoppers Advisory Council; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 273 75-0 (1997) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to excepting certain personal information about the identity of and personal information relating to participants in a neighborhood crime watch organization from required public disclosure under the open records law. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 489 75-0 (1997) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al. Relating to the applicability of a sexual offender registration program to certain defendants and to the procedures used to register and monitor sex offenders. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 546 75-0 (1997) Author: Bosse, Fred
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the civil liability of charitable organizations providing neighborhood crime prevention or patrol services. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 877 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to notifying a victim of a criminal offense of the escape or release of the defendant convicted of the offense committed against the victim. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 992 75-0 (1997) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to the creation of crime control and prevention districts in certain municipalities; authorizing certain taxes. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1387 75-0 (1997) Author: Gray, Patricia
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Automobile Theft Prevention Authority. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1598 75-0 (1997) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to providing public notice on release of a sex offender into the community. House: Public Safety No action taken in committee
HB 1818 75-0 (1997) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to public notice of the release into the community of persons convicted of certain sexual offenses. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 1912 75-0 (1997) Author: Wise, Miguel
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the reporting of certain information to the national crime information center. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1973 75-0 (1997) Author: Hirschi, John Relating to the creation of an address confidentiality program to assist victims of violent crime in maintaining confidential addresses; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2335 75-0 (1997) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to certain crime control and prevention districts. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2561 75-0 (1997) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the administration of the Sexual Assault Prevention and Crisis Service. House: Public Health
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2653 75-0 (1997) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the availability of information regarding a registered sex offender to members of the public. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 2659 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Glenn To allow creation of a Fire Protection and Crime Prevention District in municipalities partially or wholly located in counties with a population between 1 million and 1.5 million. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2699 75-0 (1997) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al.
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Council on Sex Offender Treatment and to the administration of certain of those functions by the Texas Department of Health. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2899 75-0 (1997) Author: Crabb, Joe
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the development of information to identify missing children or persons. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 3113 75-0 (1997) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to providing public notice on release of a sex offender into the community. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3358 75-0 (1997) Author: Culberson, John Relating to the duty of a parolee or a person released to mandatory supervision to make a disclosure to certain persons and to the liability of certain persons if the disclosure is not made. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
SB 355 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the continuation and functions of the Automobile Theft Prevention Authority. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 368 75-0 (1997) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Council on Sex Offender Treatment and to the administration of certain of those functions by the Texas Department of Health. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 875 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra | et. al.
Relating to the applicability of the sex offender registration program to certain defendants, to the procedures used to register and monitor sex offenders, and to the imposition of criminal penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 964 75-0 (1997) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Junell, Robert | et. al.
Relating to a computerized criminal history search by the Department of Public Safety of persons licensed by certain state agencies. House: Public Safety
Senate: Finance
Point of order sustained
SB 1317 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to notifying a victim of a criminal offense of the escape or release of the defendant convicted of the offense committed against the victim. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1381 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to continuation of certain crime control and prevention districts. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1401 75-0 (1997) Author: Moncrief, Mike To allow creation of a Fire Protection and Crime Prevention District in municipalities partially or wholly located in counties with a population between 1 million and 1.5 million. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1546 75-0 (1997) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Reyna, Elvira | et. al.
Relating to the operation of a crime stoppers organization. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1676 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Stiles, Mark
Relating to the terms of office of the members of and the composition of the Crime Stoppers Advisory Council. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 213 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie Relating to the records of the conviction or adjudication of a minor. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 253 74-0 (1995) Author: Alvarado, Leo
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to requiring that parole officers receive information on new parolees within 14 days after release. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 292 74-0 (1995) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al. Relating to the power of a county to provide for the public safety by enacting a juvenile curfew; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to subcommittee
HB 428 74-0 (1995) Author: Bosse, Fred
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the civil liability of charitable organizations providing crime prevention or law enforcement services. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Economic Development
No action taken in committee
HB 466 74-0 (1995) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the compilation and use of information pertaining to criminal combinations; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 529 74-0 (1995) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to the use of video surveillance equipment and other safety measures at certain retail establishments selling alcoholic beverages. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Reported from s/c favorably as substituted
HB 694 74-0 (1995) Author: Culberson, John Relating to access to certain personal information by an inmate of a prison or jail or an offender who is released on parole, community supervision, or mandatory supervision. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 738 74-0 (1995) Author: Greenberg, Sherri | et. al. Relating to public notification of the release of a sex offender into the community; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 809 74-0 (1995) Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al.
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the purposes for which funds received by local crime stoppers programs may be used. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1022 74-0 (1995) Author: Culberson, John Relating to the duty of a parolee or a person released to mandatory supervision to make a disclosure to certain persons and to the liability of certain persons if the disclosure is not made. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 1197 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to records of children in the juvenile justice system and the establishment and operation of a juvenile justice information system. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1379 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the registration, release, and supervision of sexual offenders. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1588 74-0 (1995) Author: Romo, Sylvia Relating to the adoption of certain security measures to protect customers of unmanned teller machines. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 1708 74-0 (1995) Author: Park, Carolyn Relating to the effective date of a county sales and use tax for the purpose of financing the operation of a crime control and prevention district. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1843 74-0 (1995) Author: Stiles, Mark Relating to the photographing and fingerprinting of certain inmates released from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice on parole or mandatory supervision. House: Corrections Referred to subcommittee
HB 2250 74-0 (1995) Author: Davila, Diana Relating to creating a program for students in violence prevention. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2428 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the maintenance and use of certain criminal history record information. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2619 74-0 (1995) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to an election in certain counties to allow a local option sales and use tax for crime prevention and transportation improvement. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2861 74-0 (1995) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the access by a safe house to criminal history record information. House: Public Safety
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 3054 74-0 (1995) Author: Junell, Robert
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the creation of crime control and prevention districts in certain municipalities; authorizing certain taxes. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Placed on intent calendar
SB 46 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Relating to requiring victim notification when an inmate escapes from a facility operated by the institutional division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 80 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to requiring training in issues concerning sex offender characteristics for certain judicial and law enforcement professionals. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 149 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Greenberg, Sherri | et. al.
Relating to the release of information concerning the treatment of a sex offender by a treatment provider, a criminal justice agency, or a local law enforcement authority. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 160 74-0 (1995) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al. Relating to requiring instruction in violence prevention and conflict resolution procedures in public schools. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 267 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom | et. al.
Relating to sex offender registration and public notification of the release of a sex offender into the community; creating offenses and providing criminal penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 295 74-0 (1995) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the notification of certain statewide and national criminal information systems when a warrant is issued for a juvenile. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 354 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to access to certain personal information by persons in the custody of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice; creating an offense and providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 794 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Park, Carolyn
Relating to the effective date of a county sales and use tax for the purpose of financing the operation of a crime control and prevention district. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
SB 874 74-0 (1995) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the requirement of DNA analysis of certain defendants as a condition of community supervision and of certain inmates and to the creation of a DNA database within the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas; providing penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Public Safety
SB 931 74-0 (1995) Author: Rosson, Peggy Relating to interagency sharing of information concerning delinquent children who are serious habitual offenders; providing a penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1053 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to criminal history checks conducted for public and private schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1124 74-0 (1995) Author: Cain, David Relating to the compilation and use of information pertaining to criminal combinations; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1166 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to registration requirements imposed on certain criminal offenders. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 22 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the creation and duties of a crime control and prevention district. House: Public Safety
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 116 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Eddie
Relating to law enforcement efforts to prevent transportation of stolen vehicles and heavy equipment into Mexico and to prevent theft of vehicles and heavy equipment. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 181 73-0 (1993) Author: Hill, Fred
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the registration of certain persons convicted of obscenity offenses under the sexual offenders registration program. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 242 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to dedication of state lottery funds to programs for the prevention of juvenile violence, gang activity, and drug use. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 357 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the records of the conviction or adjudication of a minor. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Senate passage as amended reported
HB 950 73-0 (1993) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al. Relating to the authority of a law enforcement agency to establish a checkpoint on a public highway to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 988 73-0 (1993) Author: Denton, Betty Relating to the requirement of DNA analysis of certain inmates and to the creation of a DNA data base and of the Forensic Science Review Committee within the Department of Public Safety; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety Posting rule suspended
HB 1054 73-0 (1993) Author: Carter, Bill | et. al. Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to establish a checkpoint on a public highway to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated or whether persons possess controlled substances in violation of the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor Authorized
HB 1160 73-0 (1993) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to records of the crime stoppers advisory council or a local crime stoppers program. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1520 73-0 (1993) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to certain video recordings made by pawnbrokers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 1707 73-0 (1993) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to requiring video surveillance equipment at certain retail establishments selling alcoholic beverages. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2061 73-0 (1993) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the collection and preservation of information and evidence in cases of sudden and unexpected child deaths. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2376 73-0 (1993) Author: Romo, Sylvia Relating to the requirement of DNA analysis of certain inmates and to the creation of a DNA data base and of the Forensic Science Review Committee within the Department of Public Safety; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety Posting rule suspended
HB 2381 73-0 (1993) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the requirement of DNA analysis of certain inmates and the creation of a DNA data base and of the Forensic Science Review Committee within the Department of Public Safety; providing penalties. House: Public Safety Posting rule suspended
HB 2456 73-0 (1993) Author: Ramsay, Tom | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the operation of a toll free crime stoppers telephone service for areas of the state not served by a local crime stoppers program. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 2703 73-0 (1993) Author: Davila, Diana Relating to a program to be developed in gun violence prevention. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
SB 189 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the registration of certain persons convicted of obscenity offenses under the sexual offenders registration program. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 475 73-0 (1993) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the availability to a defendent of certain materials obtained through a crime stoppers advisory program or a local crime stoppers program and to the certification of local crime stoppers programs to receive certain payments from defendants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 619 73-0 (1993) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to requiring video surveillance equipment at certain retail establishments selling alcoholic beverages. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 940 73-0 (1993) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the requirement of DNA analysis of certain inmates and the creation of a DNA data base and of the Forensic Science Review Committee within the Department of Public Safety; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1170 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the operation of a toll free crime stoppers telephone service for areas of the state not served by a local crime stoppers program. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 1176 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the use of property and proceeds derived from criminal asset forfeiture for runaway and at-risk youth programs, dropout reduction programs, gang suppression programs, and substance abuse treatment programs. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1258 73-0 (1993) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to notification requirements under the sexual offender registration program. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SR 879 73-0 (1993) Author: West, Royce Encouraging law enforcement officials to independently report to the Texas Department of Public Safety incidents of crime that occur on public school campuses according to the department's uniform crime reporting guidelines. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported enrolled
HB 43 72-0 (1991) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to crime statistics at public and private institutions of higher education. House: Public Safety
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 601 72-0 (1991) Author: Repp, Glenn Relating to the establishment of a sexual offender registration program; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 612 72-0 (1991) Author: Campbell, Ben Relating to a requirement that the institutional division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice obtain a specimen of body tissue from certain inmates for possible use in future criminal investigations. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 672 72-0 (1991) Author: Martinez, Roman Relating to the distribution of certain federal grant funds by the Criminal Justice Division of the office of the governor. House: State Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1025 72-0 (1991) Author: Saunders, Robert Relating to the purposes for which a local crime stoppers program may use repayments of rewards. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 1117 72-0 (1991) Author: Barton, Erwin | et. al. Relating to missing child prevention and identification programs. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1385 72-0 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to the notification of certain statewide and national criminal information systems when a warrant is issued for a juvenile. House: Judicial Affairs Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 259 72-0 (1991) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Repp, Glenn
Relating to the establishment of a sexual offender registration program; creating offenses and providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 424 72-0 (1991) Author: Montford, John Relating to the establishment of a state witness protection program and the imposition of a fee on certain criminal convictions to fund the operation of the program. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 482 72-0 (1991) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the purposes for which a local crime stoppers program may use repayments of rewards. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 512 72-0 (1991) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to the suspension or denial of driving privileges for certain persons under 21 years of age who engage in certain conduct or commit certain offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
1st Printing sent to Calendars
SB 1472 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the distribution of certain federal grant funds by the Criminal Justice Division of the office of the governor. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 24 72-1 (1991) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the implementation of certain computerized criminal and criminal incident information systems. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 57 72-2 (1991) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the implementation of certain computerized criminal and criminal incident information systems. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 83 72-2 (1991) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to the notification of certain statewide and national criminal information systems when a warrant is issued for a juvenile. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 13 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Ashley | et. al. Relating to the making of payments to a crime stoppers program as a condition of probation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 313 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Ashley | et. al. Relating to the making of payments to a crime stoppers program as a condition of probation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1087 71-0 (1989) Author: Seidlits, Jr., Curtis
Sponsor: Carriker, Steven
Relating to permitting local law enforcement agencies to obtain criminal history information records to investigate residents of a house that may be designated as a temporary safe haven for school-age children. House: Public Safety
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1554 71-0 (1989) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to crime statistics and security measures at public and private institutions of higher education; providing a civil penalty. House: Higher Education 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1560 71-0 (1989) Author: Blackwood, Bill Relating to the creation of a state criminal task force coordinating committee. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 2346 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Dalton Relating to the establishment of the Texas Board of Law Enforcement. House: State Affairs Pending in committee
HB 3046 71-0 (1989) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds for the establishment of an automated fingerprint identification system. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HJR 108 71-0 (1989) Author: Carter, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for establishing a computer-based system for reading, classing, matching and storing fingerprints and acquiring.... House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 85 71-0 (1989) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Smith, Ashley
Relating to the making of payments to a crime stoppers program as a condition of probation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SB 149 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Tallas, Jim
Relating to requiring a person convicted of an offense to repay a reward paid in connection with the offense by a local crime prevention program. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 675 71-0 (1989) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the creation of a state criminal task force coordinating committee. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1694 71-0 (1989) Author: Parmer, Hugh | et. al.
Sponsor: Carter, Bill
Relating to crime control and prevention districts in certain counties; authorizing certain taxes. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 33 71-2 (1989) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the creation of a state criminal task force coordinating committee and to the imposition of costs in criminal cases to fund the committee. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 14 71-3 (1990) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the creation of a state criminal task force coordinating committee and to the imposition of costs in criminal cases to fund the committee. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 67 71-3 (1990) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the imposition of court costs in certain criminal cases for the funding of the crime stoppers assistance account; making an appropriation. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 46 71-4 (1990) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the imposition of court costs in certain criminal cases for the funding of the crime stoppers assistance account; making an appropriation. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 23 71-5 (1990) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the creation of a state criminal task force coordinating committee and to the imposition of costs in criminal cases to fund the committee. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 69 71-5 (1990) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the imposition of court costs in certain criminal cases for the funding of the crime stoppers assistance account; making an appropriation. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 68 71-6 (1990) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to the imposition of court costs in certain criminal cases for the funding of the crime stoppers assistance account; making an appropriation. Filed
SB 17 71-6 (1990) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo | et. al.
Relating to the imposition of court costs in certain criminal cases for the funding of the crime stoppers assistance account; making an appropriation. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days--9/6/90
SB 18 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to requiring a person convicted of an offense to repay a reward paid in connection with the offense by a local crime prevention program. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1451 70-0 (1987) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to crime control districts in certain counties; authorizing certain taxes; prohibiting the issuance of bonds other than performance and payment bonds; and granting the power of eminent domain. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to State Affairs
HB 309 69-0 (1985) Author: Criss, Lloyd
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to court costs imposed to generate funds for victims of crime and for the continuing legal education of judges and court personnel. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1283 69-0 (1985) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to records and meetings of local crime stoppers programs and payments to those programs and to law enforcement agencies by probationers. House: County Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 2184 69-0 (1985) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to the dedication and allocation of certain state revenue for criminal justice and penitentiaries. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 371 69-0 (1985) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to funding for child abuse and neglect prevention programs, to certain fees, and to the establishment of the Council on Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 869 69-0 (1985) Author: Krier, Cynthia
Sponsor: Morales, Dan
Relating to the prevention of family violence and the duties and authority of law enforcement officers, prosecutors, and courts in family violence cases; defining "family"; providing criminal penalties for the violation of certain court orders. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1374 68-0 (1983) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to the establishment and operation of local crime stoppers programs and payments to those programs by probationers. House: Law Enforcement Coauthor authorized
SB 681 68-0 (1983) Author: Montford, John Providing for a portion of the funds of the Criminal Justice Planning Fund to be allocated to certain approved judicial programs; and declaring an emergency. Senate: State Affairs No action taken
HB 633 67-0 (1981) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to a peace officers' duty to prevent offenses and injury to persons and property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1681 67-0 (1981) Author: Vowell, Jack
Sponsor: Mengden, Walter
Relating to the creation of the Crime Stoppers Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 488 64-0 (1975) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the payment of rewards to persons who provide information leading to arrest and conviction of certain drug offenders. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from subcommittee with no action taken
SB 463 63-0 (1973) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the payment of rewards to persons who provide information leading to arrest and conviction of certain drug offenders. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
HCR 47 60-0 (1967)
SJR 9 56-0 (1959) Author: Bradshaw, Floyd Francis Proposing an amendment providing that every adult citizen of sound mind shall have the right to protect his own body and the bodies of his minor children.
HB 855 55-0 (1957) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" | et. al. Relating to creating the State Law Enforcement Commission; providing penalties.
SB 404 55-0 (1957) Author: Roberts, Herbert Ray Relating to creating the State Law Enforcement Commission; providing penalties.
HB 5 55-1 (1957) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" | et. al. Relating to creating the Law Enforcement Study Commission, providing for its duration, membership, organization, study, recommendations and reports.
SB 6 55-1 (1957) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" Relating to creating the Law Enforcement Study Commission.
SB 309 46-0 (1939) Author: Pace, Will D. Relating to enlarging the powers and duties of the State Department of Education of the State of Texas, so as to provide a Division for the Prevention of Crime by Education.
HB 530 39-0 (1925) Author: Raymer, Jr., Felix A. Relating to creating a State Bureau of Criminal Identification; providing for its organization; defining its powers and duties and making an appropriation to carry out the provisions hereof. House: Military Affairs
SB 358 39-0 (1925) Author: Wood, Ashley Elijah Relating to creating a State Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation; providing for its organization, defining its powers and duties and making an appropriation to carry out its provision hereof. Senate: State Affairs
HB 92 18-1 (1884) Relating to making an appropriation to be used by the Governor for the payment of rewards and ferreting out and suppressing crime.

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