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HB 8, 80th Regular Session
Relating to the prosecution, punishment, and supervision of certain sex offenders and to certain crimes involving sex offenders.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/07

Author: Debbie Riddle
Joint Author: Leo Berman | Aaron Peña | Allen Vaught | Juan Escobar
Coauthor: Rafael Anchia | Charles "Doc" Anderson | Dwayne Bohac | Wayne Christian | Byron Cook | Joe Crabb | Brandon Creighton | Kirk England | Pete Gallego | Patricia Harless | Linda Harper-Brown | Charlie Howard | Phil King | Thomas Latham | Jodie Laubenberg | Jerry Madden | John Otto | Tan Parker | Diane Patrick | Larry Phillips | Paula Pierson | Todd Smith | Bill Zedler
Sponsor: Bob Deuell
CoSponsor: Jane Nelson

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2007, 80th R.S.,ch. 593, General and Special Laws of Texas

Companion:

SB 68 (Similar)

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (House Research Organization)
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (Senate Research Center)

Conference Committee:

Conference Committee Report 
House Members: (appointed 05/01/2007) Debbie Riddle (Chair) | Joe Deshotel | Dan Gattis | Jerry Madden | Aaron Peña |

Senate Members: (appointed 05/03/2007) Bob Deuell (Chair) | Kim Brimer | Juan Hinojosa | Steve Ogden | Florence Shapiro |

Subjects:
Crimes--Against Persons--Sexual
Crimes--Capital Punishment
Criminal Procedure--General
JESSICA LUNSFORD ACT
MANDATORY & COMMUNITY SUPERVISION
Minors--Crimes Against
SEXUAL OFFENDERS

House Committee: Criminal Jurisprudence (Aaron Peña, Juan Escobar, Terri Hodge, Barbara Mallory Caraway, Paul Moreno, Paula Pierson, Debbie Riddle, Robert Talton, Allen Vaught)
Minutes: February 20 2007 | February 21 2007
Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, John Carona, Bob Deuell, Rodney Ellis, Glenn Hegar, Juan Hinojosa, Kel Seliger)

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