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HB 853, 81st Regular Session
Relating to inclusion of pets and other companion animals in protective orders; providing a penalty.

Last action: Senate appoints conferees-reported

Author: Jodie Laubenberg
Joint Author: Eddie Rodriguez | Roland Gutierrez | David Leibowitz | Norma Chavez
Coauthor: Charles "Doc" Anderson | Eddie Lucio III | Beverly Woolley
Sponsor: Carlos Uresti

Companion:

SB 1840 (Identical)

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

Conference Committee:

House Members: (appointed 05/29/2009) Jodie Laubenberg (Chair) | Joaquin Castro | Linda Harper-Brown | Tim Kleinschmidt | David Leibowitz |

Senate Members: (appointed 05/30/2009) Carlos Uresti (Chair) | Wendy Davis | Juan Hinojosa | Jane Nelson | John Whitmire |

Subjects:
Animals
Courts--Judges
Family--Family Violence
PROTECTIVE ORDERS

House Committee: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence (Todd Hunter, Roberto Alonzo, Dan Branch, Will Hartnett, Bryan Hughes, Jim Jackson, David Leibowitz, Tryon Lewis, Jerry Madden, Armando Martinez, Beverly Woolley)
Minutes: March 16 2009 | April 8 2009
Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, John Carona, Rodney Ellis, Glenn Hegar, Juan Hinojosa, Joan Huffman, Dan Patrick, Kel Seliger)
Minutes: May 21 2009

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