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85th Regular Session, 2017
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 978 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the terms of the board members of the Texas Indigent Defense Commission.
  Author: Murr, Andrew | et. al.
  Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
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 1714 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to grand jury proceedings; providing a penalty.
  Author: Reynolds, Ron
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2237 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a public defender's investigation into a defendant's finances.
  Author: Walle, Armando
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
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 3881 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of a writ of attachment.
  Author: Alvarado, Carol
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 4142 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain requirements of counties and other governmental entities regarding behavioral health.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 291 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of a writ of attachment for certain witnesses.
  Author: Whitmire, John
  Sponsor: Alvarado, Carol
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1058 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to grand jury proceedings; providing a penalty.
  Author: West, Royce
  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 1581 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a public defender's investigation into a defendant's finances.
  Author: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1701 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the terms of the board members of the Texas Indigent Defense Commission.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

85th 1st Called Session, 2017
HB 286 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to making an appropriation to provide grants to assist counties in providing indigent defense services.
  Author: Murr, Andrew
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
HB 392 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to grand jury proceedings; providing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Reynolds, Ron
  Last Action: Filed

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 109 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to consideration of certain mitigating evidence at the sentencing proceeding of a defendant or the disposition hearing of a child.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 155 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of force in defense of property.
  Author: Johnson, Eric
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 196 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to consideration of certain mitigating evidence at the sentencing proceeding of a defendant or the disposition hearing of a child.
  Author: Price, Four
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 380 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to consideration of certain mitigating evidence at the sentencing proceeding of a defendant or the disposition hearing of a child.
  Author: White, James
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 475 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an affirmative defense available to certain students enrolled in grade level nine or above who engage in prohibited sexual contact with another student at or above that grade level.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 634 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the rights of a guardian of a person in the criminal justice system.
  Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al.
  Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 803 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the filing of a complaint for certain misdemeanor offenses.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
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 1663 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a defendant's payment of costs associated with a court-appointed counsel.
  Author: Cook, Byron | et. al.
  Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 2193 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the office of a public defender appointed by the Commissioners Court of Randall County.
  Author: Smithee, John
  Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2525 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment of counsel to represent indigent defendants in criminal cases.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Administration
  Last Action: Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 2825 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision and administration of indigent defense services.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2894 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the election of certain county bail bond board members.
  Author: Lozano, J. M.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: County Affairs | Administration
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2969 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of funding for indigent defense services.
  Author: Herrero, Abel
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3338 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment of counsel for indigent defendants arrested for, charged with, or taking appeal from a conviction of an assault punishable by fine only.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3633 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to reimbursement for the costs of legal services provided to an indigent defendant in a criminal case.
  Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
  Sponsor: West, Royce
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 260 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to caseloads for attorneys who are appointed to represent indigent defendants in criminal cases.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 316 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prioritization of certain available legal defense services when appointing representation for an indigent defendant in a criminal case.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Sponsor: Leach, Jeff
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 544 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to reimbursement for the costs of legal services provided to an indigent defendant in a criminal case.
  Author: West, Royce
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 872 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the adoption of a schedule of fees for the compensation of court-appointed defense counsel in criminal cases.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 1057 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of funding for indigent defense services.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Sponsor: Herrero, Abel
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1353 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision and administration of indigent defense services.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: County Affairs | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1517 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment of counsel to represent indigent defendants in criminal cases.
  Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
  Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1958 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the election of certain county bail bond board members.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Placed on local & uncontested calendar

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 188 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an affirmative defense available to certain students enrolled in grade level nine or above who engage in prohibited sexual contact with another student at or above that grade level.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 350 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to allowing defendants access to certain evidence of the state in criminal cases.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1245 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the allocation of money in the judicial and court personnel training fund.
  Author: Turner, Sylvester
  Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1246 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a defendant's authority to amend a motion for new trial in a criminal case.
  Author: Turner, Sylvester
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1282 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the copying of certain records and files relating to a child who is a party to a juvenile proceeding.
  Author: Turner, Sylvester
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1625 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to discovery in a criminal case.
  Author: McClendon, Ruth
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 2613 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to access to criminal history record information by a public defender's office and the office of capital writs and to an exemption for those offices from fees imposed for processing inquiries for that information.
  Author: Walle, Armando | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3061 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a limited exception to the prohibition on releasing personal information about a juror collected during the jury selection process in certain cases.
  Author: Herrero, Abel
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3207 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of public defenders to refuse to accept indigent defense appointments for good cause.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3633 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to access to personal information about jurors in a criminal trial.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 270 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a limited exception to the prohibition on releasing personal information about a juror collected during the jury selection process in certain cases.
  Author: Seliger, Kel
  Sponsor: Herrero, Abel
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
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