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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 64 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 147 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the extent of a defendant's criminal responsibility for the conduct of a coconspirator in certain felony cases.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 316 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the extent of a defendant's criminal responsibility for the conduct of another in capital felony cases.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1537 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1676 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of the capital appellate defense committee and the office of capital appellate defender.
  Author: White, James | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 2347 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prosecution of and increased penalties for certain offenses involving the trafficking of persons.
  Author: Oliverson, Tom
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2736 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a succession plan for a regional public defender's office that primarily handles capital cases.
  Author: Frullo, John
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3054 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain sentencing procedures in a capital case.
  Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3080 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with severe mental illness.
  Author: Rose, Toni | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3411 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the standards for attorneys representing indigent defendants in certain capital cases.
  Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3617 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the deadline for filing an application for a writ of habeas corpus in a death penalty case.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 4103 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators, the operation of the Texas Civil Commitment Office, and certain related offenses; increasing a criminal penalty.
  Author: King, Ken
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
SB 597 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 958 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the deadline for filing an application for a writ of habeas corpus in a death penalty case.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1065 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain sentencing procedures in a capital case.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1214 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a succession plan for a regional public defender's office that primarily handles capital cases.
  Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Sponsor: Frullo, John
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1576 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators, the operation of the Texas Civil Commitment Office, and certain related offenses; increasing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Sponsor: King, Ken
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1616 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain sentencing procedures in a capital case.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1740 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with an intellectual disability.
  Author: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1867 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the joint or separate prosecution of a capital felony charged against two or more defendants.
  Author: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

85th 1st Called Session, 2017
HB 136 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with severe mental illness.
  Author: Rose, Toni
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 252 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the extent of a defendant's criminal responsibility for the conduct of a coconspirator in certain felony cases.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 310 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain sentencing procedures in a capital case.
  Author: Herrero, Abel
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 345 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a commission to study intellectual and developmental disability determinations in capital cases in which the state seeks the death penalty.
  Author: Turner, Chris
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 48 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a commission to review convictions after exoneration and to prevent wrongful convictions.
  Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
  Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 112 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prosecution of murder committed in the course of committing or attempting to commit trafficking of persons.
  Author: White, James
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 267 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the joint or separate prosecution of a capital felony charged against two or more defendants.
  Author: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 277 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to capital murder of a prosecuting attorney or an assistant prosecuting attorney.
  Author: Ashby, Trent | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 341 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the extent of a defendant's criminal responsibility for the conduct of a coconspirator in certain felony cases.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 564 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the admissibility of certain evidence in capital cases in which the state seeks the death penalty.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1032 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1527 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1587 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to disclosing certain information about each substance used to execute a person convicted of capital murder.
  Author: Canales, Terry | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1914 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the frequency with which the Board of Pardons and Paroles considers the eligibility of certain inmates for release on parole.
  Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2110 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the scheduling of an execution date and the issuance of a warrant of execution.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2673 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain persons for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Blanco, César
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3846 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of certain information regarding procedures and substances used in the execution of a convict.
  Author: Smithee, John | et. al.
  Committees: Government Transparency & Operation
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
SB 81 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a commission to examine and prevent wrongful convictions.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 180 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the governor to grant one or more reprieves in a capital case.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 226 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with an intellectual disability.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 771 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the frequency with which the Board of Pardons and Paroles considers the eligibility of certain inmates for release on parole.
  Author: Hancock, Kelly
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1071 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring notice of the scheduling of an execution date and the issuance of a warrant of execution.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1083 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by an individual younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1661 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1697 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of certain information regarding procedures and substances used in the execution of a convict.
  Author: Huffman, Joan
  Sponsor: Smithee, John | et. al.
  Committees: Government Transparency & Operation | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SJR 54 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 164 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 166 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a commission to investigate convictions after exoneration and to prevent wrongful convictions.
  Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
  Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Co-sponsor authorized
HB 189 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the admissibility of certain evidence in capital cases in which the state seeks the death penalty.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 261 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the joint or separate prosecution of a capital felony charged against two or more defendants.
  Author: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
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