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HB 290, 54th R.S.
Relating to encouraging discipline in county jails; authorizing a system of reward for good jailee conduct; providing for the commutation of time for good conduct, industry and obedience, and authorizing the sheriff to make such commutation; authorizing a deduction from the term or terms of sentences if no charge of misconduct has been sustained against an inmate, not to exceed one third the time of the original sentence.

Author: Joseph Edwin Winfree, Sr.
Coauthor: Criss Cole | Carlton Moore, Sr. | Robert W. Baker | William Marshall "Bill" Elliott | Garth C. Bates | James Watson Yancy, Jr. | Charles Alfred Murphy, Jr.

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 1955, 54th R.S.,ch. 461, General and Special Laws of Texas

Corrections--Jails & Prisons

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