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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 12 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to individuals who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and who are or have been involved with the court system.
  Author: Price, Four | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 244 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the duties of a magistrate to inform an arrested person of consequences of a plea of guilty or nolo contendere.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 567 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only.
  Author: White, James | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 571 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only.
  Author: Johnson, Jarvis
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
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 669 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the inclusion of a magistrate's name on certain signed orders.
  Author: Canales, Terry | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Removed from local & uncontested calendar
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 774 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only.
  Author: Johnson, Eric
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 813 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only.
  Author: Johnson, Jarvis
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1575 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to venue for the disposition of stolen property.
  Author: Wilson, Terry M. | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1904 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the powers and compensation of criminal law magistrates in Tarrant County.
  Author: Capriglione, Giovanni
  Sponsor: Burton, Konni
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1914 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns.
  Author: Cain, Briscoe
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2458 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of a magistrate to issue a search warrant to collect a blood specimen from a person arrested for certain intoxication offenses.
  Author: Price, Four
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3001 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to procedures regarding criminal defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability.
  Author: Price, Four
  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 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 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 4130 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of magistrates in certain counties.
  Author: Faircloth, Wayne
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 4180 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation, operations, functions, and regulatory authority of certain governmental entities and officials; changes in certain judicial procedures; imposing civil penalties.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Committees: County Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Senate Amendments Analysis distributed
SB 265 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the duties of a magistrate to inform an arrested person of consequences of a plea of guilty or nolo contendere.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
  Last Action: Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
SB 271 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only.
  Author: Burton, Konni | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Co-author authorized
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 631 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to venue for the disposition of stolen property.
  Author: Buckingham, Dawn | et. al.
  Sponsor: Wilson, Terry M.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 823 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the powers and compensation of criminal law magistrates in Tarrant County.
  Author: Burton, Konni | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
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 1725 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the duties of a magistrate to inform an arrested person of consequences of a plea of guilty or nolo contendere.
  Author: Birdwell, Brian
  Committees: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
  Last Action: Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 326 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to information provided by electronic means in support of the issuance of a search warrant.
  Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hall, Bob
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 559 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the duties of a magistrate to inform an arrested person of consequences of a plea of guilty or nolo contendere.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1076 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of a magistrate to prohibit certain communications in an order for emergency protection; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1115 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appearance of certain misdemeanor defendants before a magistrate.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1166 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to sworn statements and other documentation provided to support the issuance of a search warrant.
  Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Administration
  Last Action: Referred to Administration
HB 1660 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain protective orders and magistrate's orders for emergency protection.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2180 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of criminal law magistrates for Galveston County.
  Author: Faircloth, Wayne
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
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 2657 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to jurisdiction and court administration of the El Paso Criminal Law Magistrate Court.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2768 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of and practice in courts in the judicial branch of state government and the composition of certain juvenile boards.
  Author: Smithee, John
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
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 3728 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administration of veterans court program proceedings before a magistrate.
  Author: Farias, Joe
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
SB 112 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of a magistrate to prohibit certain communications in an order for emergency protection; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.
  Author: Taylor, Van
  Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 268 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the duties of a magistrate to inform an arrested person of consequences of a plea of guilty or nolo contendere.
  Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
  Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
  Last Action: Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 715 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to sworn statements and other documentation provided to support the issuance of a search warrant.
  Author: Hall, Bob
  Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 737 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain protective orders and magistrate's orders for emergency protection.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Sponsor: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 867 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of criminal law magistrates for Galveston County.
  Author: Taylor, Larry
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
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 1139 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of and practice in courts in the judicial branch of state government, the composition of certain juvenile boards, and the increase of certain filing fees.
  Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Smithee, John | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
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 1961 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment and duties of criminal magistrates for certain courts in Hidalgo County.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 76 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the discharge of a surety's liability on a bail bond in a criminal case.
  Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 570 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to issuance of a magistrate's order for emergency protection.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto
  Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
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