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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 238 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of records of the DNA of certain defendants for inclusion in the DNA database system.
  Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3513 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation and storage of DNA records for a person arrested for a felony offense.
  Author: Faircloth, Wayne
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3872 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a motion for forensic DNA testing of certain evidence previously subjected to faulty testing.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Sponsor: Menéndez, José
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 4121 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of rapid DNA technology to identify, document and record all persons arrested for a felony or a class A misdemeanor.
  Author: White, James
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 565 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of records of the DNA of certain defendants for inclusion in the DNA database system.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 713 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to investigative and laboratory tests and processes conducted with respect to unidentified human remains.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 941 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.
  Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1220 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a property right in certain DNA samples; providing injunctive relief and a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.
  Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 1496 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to search warrants issued to obtain a DNA specimen through a buccal swab or another method.
  Author: Davis, Sarah
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2185 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a DNA specimen.
  Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
  Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2435 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to postconviction forensic DNA analysis.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2438 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to postconviction forensic DNA analysis.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3582 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a property right in certain genetic information.
  Author: Turner, Scott | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3740 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for a person arrested for a Class A misdemeanor or felony offense.
  Author: Faircloth, Wayne
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 475 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a property right in certain DNA samples; providing injunctive relief and a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 487 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to postconviction forensic DNA analysis.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
  Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 725 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 1038 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system; authorizing the imposition of a fee.
  Author: Eiland, Craig
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1063 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.
  Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2559 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the rights of certain victims of sexual assault.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3689 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a DNA specimen.
  Author: Carter, Stefani
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 767 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.
  Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 970 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a DNA specimen.
  Author: Huffman, Joan
  Sponsor: Carter, Stefani
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1192 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the rights of certain victims of sexual assault.
  Author: Davis, Wendy
  Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1292 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to DNA testing of biological evidence in certain capital cases.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
  Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1728 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to forensic analysis and forensic evidence testimony in certain civil proceedings.
  Author: Carona, John
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 1536 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.
  Author: Eiland, Craig
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1573 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain pretrial and post-trial procedures and testing in a criminal case.
  Author: Gallego, Pete
  Sponsor: Carona, John
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1726 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system and to an offense involving the release of a DNA sample to an unauthorized recipient.
  Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2110 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a property right in certain DNA samples; providing penalties.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 2385 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the DNA database at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth.
  Author: Geren, Charlie
  Sponsor: Harris, Chris
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 3147 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the collection, analysis, and preservation of sexual assault or DNA evidence.
  Author: McClendon, Ruth
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3228 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the state and federal DNA database systems.
  Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3324 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operations and monitoring of fusion centers in this state.
  Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
  Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 3383 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to private DNA laboratories performing forensic analyses on samples or specimens related to the investigation or prosecution of certain criminal offenses.
  Author: Madden, Jerry
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HCR 42 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Expressing support for the current FBI effort to reevaluate existing policies, standards, and protocols for forensic DNA testing laboratories and expressing support for any new policies, standards, and protocols that would hold public and private labs to the same standards, audits, and review process, urging Congress to pass any necessary federal legislation that ensures continued quality in forensic science while holding public and private lab DNA analysis to the same standards, and encouraging Texas law enforcement agencies to use forensic science review methods that will eliminate DNA testing backlogs.
  Author: Madden, Jerry
  Sponsor: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections | Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
SB 122 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to postconviction forensic DNA analysis.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
  Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1359 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the DNA database at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth.
  Author: Harris, Chris
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1419 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment by the Texas Forensic Science Commission of a DNA laboratory audit program.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1548 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system and to an offense involving the release of a DNA sample to an unauthorized recipient.
  Author: Patrick, Dan
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1636 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the collection, analysis, and preservation of sexual assault or DNA evidence.
  Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
  Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 2133 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the time allowed for execution of a search warrant issued to obtain a specimen for DNA analysis.
  Author: Gutierrez, Roland
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2158 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the imposition of a cost on conviction to pay expenses related to DNA collection or analysis.
  Author: Edwards, Al
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2371 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the forfeiture of an inmate's good conduct time as a result of filing certain motions for forensic DNA testing.
  Author: Vaught, Allen | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2932 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to including in the law enforcement information system information indicating that criminal defendants have committed certain additional offenses.
  Author: Vaught, Allen | et. al.
  Sponsor: Carona, John
  Committees: Public Safety | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3130 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.
  Author: Driver, Joe
  Committees: Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3205 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.
  Author: Edwards, Al
  Committees: Public Safety
  Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
HB 3874 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the analysis of physical evidence in a criminal case, to the accreditation of crime laboratories in this state, and to audits of and standards for the analyses performed by those laboratories.
  Author: Phillips, Larry
  Committees: Public Safety
  Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
HB 4143 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment by the Texas Forensic Science Commission of a DNA laboratory audit program.
  Author: Gallego, Pete
  Committees: Public Safety
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4386 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.
  Author: Vaught, Allen | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
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