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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 58 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a specialty court for certain first-time marihuana possession offenders; imposing a fee for participation.
  Author: White, James
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 362 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the procedure for rearrest and adjustment of the bond amount in certain criminal cases.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 608 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain defendants for release on personal bond.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 609 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the representation of a defendant in certain criminal proceedings in populous counties.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 664 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release on bail of a defendant arrested following a violation of a condition of community supervision.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 668 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a special bill of review to reform a final judgment of forfeiture of a bail bond.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 686 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to bail release decisions in criminal cases and the payment of certain costs by a defendant released on bail.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 806 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of bail jumping and failure to appear; increasing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Dale, Tony
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1088 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of prohibited conduct of a bail bond surety.
  Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1141 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of bail bond sureties in certain counties.
  Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1177 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release on personal bond of a person arrested for an out-of-county offense under certain circumstances.
  Author: Murr, Andrew | et. al.
  Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 1314 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release on personal bond of a person who is pregnant.
  Author: Israel, Celia | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1442 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release of certain defendants pending a motion for new trial or an appeal from a misdemeanor conviction.
  Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
  Sponsor: Burton, Konni
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1601 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release on bail of a person arrested under a warrant issued by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice or the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
  Author: Lozano, J. M.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1997 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing a fee for certain pretrial diversion programs.
  Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2439 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to policies and procedures for the issuance of personal bonds in certain counties.
  Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2586 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the electronic filing of bail bonds.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
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 2707 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the manner in which a bail bond or personal bond is forfeited.
  Author: White, James
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3011 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the pretrial release of a defendant and to funding for judicial continuing legal education.
  Author: Murr, Andrew | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3076 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to bail bond boards in certain counties.
  Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3165 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain pretrial procedures in criminal cases.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3303 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a pretrial drug diversion program
  Author: White, James
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3515 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disposition by a peace officer of certain Class B misdemeanors.
  Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3738 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the pretrial release of a defendant.
  Author: Murr, Andrew
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3979 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the supervision by a personal bond office of individuals granted an occupational driver's license; providing for an administrative fee.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation
HB 4020 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the automatic expunction of arrest records and files for certain veterans who successfully complete a veterans court pretrial intervention program.
  Author: Collier, Nicole
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
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
HB 4199 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a special bill of review to reform a final judgment of forfeiture of a bail bond.
  Author: Hinojosa, Gina
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HJR 98 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the denial of pretrial release of a person accused of a noncapital offense if necessary to ensure the person's appearance in court and the safety of the community and the victim of the alleged offense.
  Author: Murr, Andrew | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 108 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to increasing the punishment for certain felony offenses committed by a person who is unlawfully present in the United States.
  Author: Hall, Bob
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 633 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release on personal bond of a person arrested for an out-of-county offense under certain circumstances.
  Author: Buckingham, Dawn
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1054 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to increasing the punishment for certain offenses committed by a person who is unlawfully present in the United States; changing eligibility for parole and mandatory supervision.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 1183 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to procedures regarding criminal defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and to the period for which a person may be committed to receive certain temporary mental health services.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Sponsor: Price, Four
  Committees: Public Health | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1315 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the duties of a personal bond pretrial release office.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1326 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to procedures regarding criminal defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and to certain duties of the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System related to persons with mental illness.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
  Sponsor: Price, Four | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1338 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to bail and to judicial education regarding bail practices.
  Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
  Sponsor: Murr, Andrew
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1399 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to confinement in a community corrections facility of a defendant participating in a pretrial intervention program.
  Author: Whitmire, John
  Sponsor: White, James
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1532 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the supervision by a personal bond office of individuals granted an occupational driver's license; providing for an administrative fee.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
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 1849 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses, to the confinement, conviction, or release of those individuals, and to grants supporting populations that are more likely to interact frequently with law enforcement.
  Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
  Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
SB 1913 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administrative, civil, and criminal consequences, including fines, fees, and costs, imposed on persons arrested for, charged with, or convicted of certain criminal offenses.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
  Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 2106 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing a fee for certain pretrial intervention programs.
  Author: Menéndez, José
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SJR 8 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment denying bail to certain persons who are unlawfully present in the United States and are taken into custody for committing a felony.
  Author: Hall, Bob
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SJR 50 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the denial of pretrial release of a person accused of a noncapital offense if necessary to ensure the person's appearance in court and the safety of the community and the victim of the alleged offense.
  Author: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: No action taken in committee

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 581 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the manner in which a bail bond or personal bond is forfeited.
  Author: Harless, Patricia
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 643 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the procedures for discharging bail in certain criminal proceedings.
  Author: Harless, Patricia
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 885 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain county bail bond boards.
  Author: Paddie, Chris | et. al.
  Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
  Committees: County Affairs | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 904 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain inmates to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice following pronouncement of the inmate's sentence.
  Author: Smith, Wayne | et. al.
  Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1382 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the procedure for rearrest and adjustment of the bond amount in certain criminal cases.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
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