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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 618 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain notices and information about certain releasees from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice that are provided to or made accessible to criminal justice agencies and to notification of an executive clemency recommendation by the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
  Author: Leach, Jeff
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 1041 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the review of certain privately operated residential facilities for persons released on parole or to mandatory supervision.
  Author: González, Mary
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1274 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility.
  Author: Moody, Joe | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
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 2468 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study on the assessments used by the Board of Pardons and Paroles to make parole decisions.
  Author: Davis, Sarah
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Received from the House
HB 2888 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an inmate's completion of classes or programs before being released on parole.
  Author: Romero, Ramon | et. al.
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3312 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain reports by the Board of Pardons and Parole
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Referred to Corrections
SB 556 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

85th 1st Called Session, 2017
HB 326 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study on the assessments used by the Board of Pardons and Paroles to make parole decisions.
  Author: Davis, Sarah
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 1914 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the frequency with which the Board of Pardons and Paroles considers the eligibility of certain inmates for release on parole.
  Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 771 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the frequency with which the Board of Pardons and Paroles considers the eligibility of certain inmates for release on parole.
  Author: Hancock, Kelly
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 1337 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release of an inmate on parole.
  Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1645 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the monitoring of the Internet access of certain sex offenders placed on community supervision or released on parole or to mandatory supervision.
  Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2289 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Criminal Justice, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, and the Windham School District and to the functions of the Board of Pardons and Paroles and the Correctional Managed Health Care Committee.
  Author: Price, Walter "Four"
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2969 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the restoration of civil rights of certain persons convicted of a felony.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 213 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Criminal Justice, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, and the Windham School District and to the functions of the Board of Pardons and Paroles and the Correctional Managed Health Care Committee.
  Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
  Sponsor: Price, Walter "Four"
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1519 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to educational materials on pardons for victims of trafficking of persons.
  Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 2734 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain mandatory conditions of parole or mandatory supervision for illegal criminal aliens and the revocation of parole or mandatory supervision as a result of violating those conditions.
  Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
  Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: Corrections | Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2870 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education.
  Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al.
  Committees: Government Efficiency & Reform | Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance
HB 3000 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating the offense of continuous trafficking of persons; providing a penalty and other civil consequences.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3340 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a warden or certain facility employees providing information or a recommendation to a parole panel regarding an inmate eligible for parole.
  Author: White, James
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Referred to Corrections
HB 3538 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release of certain inmates on medically recommended intensive supervision or on super-intensive supervision parole.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3763 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release of inmates in the custody of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice on parole or other forms of supervised release.
  Author: Marquez, Marisa
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Referred to Corrections
SB 144 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to allowing a person who successfully completes a term of deferred adjudication community supervision to be eligible for a pardon.
  Author: West, Royce
  Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
SB 1179 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education and other obsolete provisions of law.
  Author: Nelson, Jane
  Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
  Committees: Government Efficiency & Reform | Finance
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1436 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating the offense of continuous trafficking of persons; providing a penalty and other civil consequences.
  Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Co-author authorized
SB 1688 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the governor to grant one or more reprieves in a capital case.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1883 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the factors to be considered by the Board of Pardons and Paroles in establishing parole guidelines.
  Author: West, Royce
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SJR 44 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governor to grant one or more reprieves in a capital case.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 1149 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to hearings by the Board of Pardons and Paroles regarding clemency matters.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3377 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of, departure from, and modification of certain parole guidelines and recommended parole approval rates.
  Author: Hodge, Terri
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 166 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to hearings by the Board of Pardons and Paroles regarding clemency matters.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2276 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Related to parole board rules regarding inmates claiming actual innocence.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

81st 1st Called Session, 2009
HJR 1 (81st 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governor to grant a posthumous pardon for actual innocence.
  Author: Veasey, Marc
  Last Action: Filed
SJR 1 (81st 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governor to grant a posthumous pardon for actual innocence.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Last Action: Filed

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 2053 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Criminal Justice, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, and the Correctional Managed Health Care Committee and to the functions of the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
  Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HR 2893 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 909.
  Author: Madden, Jerry
  Last Action: Reported enrolled
SB 208 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to hearings by the Board of Pardons and Paroles regarding clemency matters.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 909 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Criminal Justice, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, and the Correctional Managed Health Care Committee, and to the functions of the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
  Author: Whitmire, John
  Sponsor: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections | Government Organization
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SR 1203 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 909.
  Author: Whitmire, John
  Last Action: Reported enrolled

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 2123 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to considerations applicable to a decision to commute a sentence of death.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2125 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the procedure applicable to a decision to commute a sentence of death.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 227 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to consideration by the Board of Pardons and Paroles of an application for a pardon based on innocence.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Co-author authorized
SB 548 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to considerations by the Board of Pardons and Paroles regarding clemency matters.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 756 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing notice to county law enforcement before a parole panel considers the release of an inmate to that county.
  Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 291 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the qualifications for membership on the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
  Author: Talton, Robert
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 301 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to represent a person before the Board of Pardons and Paroles or a parole panel.
  Author: Talton, Robert
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Corrections | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1715 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the release on parole or mandatory supervision of certain inmates and to the supervision of persons on parole or mandatory supervision.
  Author: Hodge, Terri
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2896 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
  Author: Allen, Ray
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3071 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the terms of office for various executive branch boards and commissions.
  Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
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