Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index

Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

Legislative clips Legislative clips archive Texas media links Current articles Texshare databases New books New & Noteworthy
Legislative Archive System Index to Sections Affected Conference committee reports Constitutional amendments Vetoes State budget Redistricting information Signed copies of bills Statutory revision Texas law timeline Water law timeline Statute publication dates Legislative intent guide
Texas Legislators: Past & Present Governors of Texas Lt. Governors and Speakers Senate Presidents Pro Tempore Senate & House seniority Member statistics Chief Elected Officials Texas legislators on Twitter
Sessions and years Bill statistics Member statistics Bill effective dates Legislative deadlines Session summaries Special sessions Legislative staff lists
Today's meetings Meetings by date Standing committees Committees by session Committee search Legislative reports Committee minutes Standing committee appointments
Library catalog House & Senate Journals House & Senate Rules Parliamentary resources General and Special Laws of Texas Codes of 1856 Paschal's Digest Penal Code revision research guide Code of Criminal Procedure guide Deceptive Trade Practices Act Impeachment of O.P. Carrillo Gubernatorial inauguration materials Water resources research guide School finance litigation archive
Frequently Asked Questions Contacting your legislator Texas bill status State agency hotlines & citizen   assistance Texas legislative agencies &   process Other libraries Public policy resources

LRL Home - Legislation - Legislative archive system - Direct search - Search resultsprinter friendly versionreturn to screen view

Search results Help  |  Status

SB 7, 77th Regular Session
Relating to the period during which a person arrested is required to be taken before a magistrate or released on bond and to the appointment and compensation of counsel to represent indigent persons accused of crime.

Rethinking death.
In U.S. News & World Report
By Mark Mazzetti
Publication Date: June 25, 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
Legislative review 2001, with lobbying scorecard: in and out laws: some bills made it, lots more didn't - here's the lowdown.
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: June 4, 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
Bipartisan coalition unveils Texas Fair Defense Act.
In Hispanic Journal
Publication Date: March 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
SB7 update.
See: 0
In Voice for the Defense
Publication Date: October 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
Alert! Are you up to snuff on all of these important issues? [indigent defense, DNA preservation, racial profiling, longevity pay, and voir dire]
See: 0
In Texas Prosecutor
Publication Date: November/December 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
The big fix? Harris County district judges can't agree on uniform indigent defense plan.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: January 14, 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
In search of justice for all.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: January 14, 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
Bexar County emphasizes quality over cronyism.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: January 14, 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
In pursuit of independent, qualified, and effective counsel: the past and future of indigent criminal defense in Texas.
See: 0
In South Texas Law Review
Publication Date: Summer 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
Judge's ruling on representation in Burdine strikes some as ironic.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: July 22, 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
Grants give counties cash to help fund indigent defense.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: July 29, 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
No good deed goes unpunished: one office's view from the trenches of the Texas Fair Defense Act.
See: 0
In Texas Prosecutor
Publication Date: September/October 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
TCDLA displeased over funds for indigent criminal-defense training.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: October 28, 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
Death isn't fair.
See: 0
In Texas Monthly
Publication Date: December 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
A work in progress: the issue of providing lawyers for poor defendants has festered for years. It won't be resolved overnight - or in one legislative session.
See: 0
In County
Publication Date: November/December 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
Habeas hullabaloo: report alleges CCA ruling thwarts statute's competent-counsel requirement.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: December 9, 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
The El Paso way: the county's indigent appointment system works, but it's not perfect.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: February 3, 2003
Library Location: Periodicals
All sides call for legislative tweaks of Fair Defense Act.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: February 3, 2003
Library Location: Periodicals
Tarrant County indigent-defense system puts an end to jail-runs.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: February 10, 2003
Library Location: Periodicals
Harris County takes a term-lawyer approach to indigent defense.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: February 17, 2003
Library Location: Periodicals
A snapshot of Fair Defense Act success.
See: 0
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: February 24, 2003
Library Location: Periodicals
How Gault plays in Texas.
See: 0
In Juvenile Justice Update
Publication Date: February/March 2003
Library Location: Periodicals
Gideon's promise: the Texas story.
See: 0
In Champion
Publication Date: April 2003
Library Location: Periodicals
Indigent defense costs skyrocket in some large Texas counties.
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: November 22, 2004
Library Location: Periodicals
One expensive trumpet.
In County
Publication Date: November/December 2005
Library Location: Periodicals
Travis County creates mental health public defender office.
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: June 5, 2006
Library Location: Periodicals
West Texas plans public defender office for capital cases.
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: August 20, 2007
Library Location: Periodicals
Common clashes: politics, pressure, and the public defender's office.
See: http://www.nlada.org/DMS/Documents/1215456666.65/PubArticleTX.jsp?id=1202422790700
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: July 7, 2008
Library Location: Periodicals
5th Circuit rejects suit against judges over court appointments.
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: April 20, 2009
Library Location: Periodicals
Funding OK'd for public defender office to assist 16 counties.
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: June 21, 2010
Library Location: Periodicals
Poor judgment.
In Texas Observer
Publication Date: October 2015
Library Location: Periodicals
No defense.
In Texas Monthly
Publication Date: September 2019
Library Location: Periodicals
Deregulated electricity in Texas.
See: http://tcaptx.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/TCP-793-Deregulation2014-A-1.6.pdf
Publication Date: February 2014

The Legislative Archive System is a work in progress. Complete information is not available for all bills and all sessions. Visit the Legislative Archive System status page for details. Please contact the Legislative Reference Library at 512-463-1252 if you have any questions. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.