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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 431 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a temporary justice of the peace.
  Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al.
  Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 459 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the suspension of a driver's license for the failure to pay a surcharge.
  Author: Dale, Tony
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 799 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the persons authorized to conduct an inquest in certain counties.
  Author: Murr, Andrew | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Administration
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1242 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requirements relating to an application for a place on the ballot.
  Author: Schofield, Mike
  Committees: Elections
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1259 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requirements relating to an application for a place on the ballot.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al.
  Committees: Elections
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1322 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of a justice of the peace to issue a search warrant to collect a blood specimen from a person arrested for certain intoxication offenses.
  Author: Burns, DeWayne
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2727 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to access to a residence or former residence to retrieve personal property, including access based on danger of family violence.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3097 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the procedures following a child fatality or near fatality and the relating investigation by the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Burkett, Cindy
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 3657 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for justices of the peace.
  Author: Bonnen, Dennis
  Committees: Transportation | Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation
SB 44 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requirements relating to an application for a place on the ballot.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Sponsor: Schofield, Mike
  Committees: Elections | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 366 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the availability on the Internet of reports of political contributions and expenditures filed in connection with certain county judicial offices.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 378 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the persons authorized to conduct an inquest in certain counties.
  Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 920 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to access to a residence or former residence to retrieve personal property, including access based on danger of family violence.
  Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
  Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Business & Industry | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 178 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of a justice of the peace to waive the waiting period for a marriage ceremony.
  Author: Zedler, Bill
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 1511 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to appointment of a municipal judge to serve as a visiting justice of the peace in certain proceedings involving misdemeanor traffic offenses.
  Author: Peña, Gilbert
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
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 3631 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to administration of a justice court technology fund in certain counties by a justice of the peace council.
  Author: Hughes, Bryan
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3880 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the requirements for placement on a general primary election ballot as a candidate for certain judicial offices.
  Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al.
  Committees: Elections
  Last Action: Received from the House
HB 3965 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the persons who are eligible for appointment as a temporary justice of the peace.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 292 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a request for a waiver of the waiting period before human remains may be cremated.
  Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
  Sponsor: Crownover, Myra
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 457 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of a justice of the peace to waive the waiting period for a marriage ceremony.
  Author: Burton, Konni | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Co-author authorized
SB 873 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the courts authorized to hear certain matters relating to a capias pro fine.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Sponsor: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1740 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of certain judges in criminal cases to review and modify a bail bond set by a municipal court judge or justice of the peace.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 520 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain fees paid in connection with the ordering or performance of an autopsy.
  Author: Kuempel, John
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 1125 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the rights of an accused person in and the written waiver of extradition proceedings.
  Author: Lavender, George
  Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2211 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the availability on the Internet of reports of political contributions and expenditures filed in connection with certain county judicial offices.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Elections | State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 3062 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the failure to report a missing child or the death of a child; providing penalties.
  Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 103 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the requirement that certain counties continue to be divided into not fewer than four precincts used to elect justices of the peace and constables.
  Author: Simpson, David
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 693 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to where a justice of the peace court is held.
  Author: Christian, Wayne
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 799 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to where certain justice of the peace courts may be held.
  Author: Christian, Wayne
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1014 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to appointment of a municipal judge to serve as a visiting justice of the peace in certain proceedings involving misdemeanor traffic offenses.
  Author: Legler, Ken
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2394 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the education requirements for certain justices of the peace.
  Author: Weber, Randy
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 376 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a fee collected for a jury trial in a civil case.
  Author: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 29 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the qualifications for office of justice of the peace in certain counties.
  Author: Leibowitz, David
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Subcommittee members named
HB 559 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the nondisclosure of certain personal information in voter registration records, concealed handgun license records, and tax appraisal records that relates to a justice of the peace.
  Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
  Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
  Committees: Elections | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
HB 588 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to fees charged by a justice of the peace for certain documents in a criminal case.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1488 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the summoning of jurors to justice of the peace courts in certain counties.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2635 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of Municipal Judge and Justice of the Peace specialty license plates.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2767 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for municipal judges and justices of the peace.
  Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | et. al.
  Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
  Committees: Transportation | Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3151 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of certain justices of the peace to issue a search warrant for a blood specimen from a person arrested for certain intoxication offenses.
  Author: Christian, Wayne
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
SB 312 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation and certification of medical examiners and the conduct of autopsy and inquest investigations by justices of the peace and medical examiners; providing penalties.
  Author: Wentworth, Jeff
  Sponsor: Shelton, Mark
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 320 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the qualifications for office of justice of the peace in certain counties.
  Author: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 409 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to fees charged by a justice of the peace for certain documents in a criminal case.
  Author: Carona, John
  Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1274 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the summoning of jurors to justice of the peace courts in certain counties.
  Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
  Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective immediately

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 423 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring that medical examiners and justices of the peace report certain deaths that result from a motor vehicle accident to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
  Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
  Sponsor: Carona, John
  Committees: Transportation | Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
HB 723 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an annual report by a justice of the peace regarding certain income.
  Author: Solomons, Burt
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1501 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for justices of the peace.
  Author: Frost, Stephen
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation
HB 1903 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to continuing educational requirements of a justice of the peace who is a licensed attorney.
  Author: King, Phil
  Committees: Judiciary | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1909 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the composition of a juvenile board.
  Author: Bolton, Valinda
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2468 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the filing of financial statements by justices of the peace and candidates for justice of the peace in certain counties.
  Author: Solomons, Burt
  Sponsor: Carona, John
  Committees: Judiciary | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
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