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HB 2236, 81st Regular Session
Relating to the right of certain crime victims to be considered with respect to a defendant's motion for continuance.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/09

Author: Joseph Moody
Joint Author: Will Hartnett | Solomon Ortiz, Jr. | David Leibowitz
Sponsor: Juan Hinojosa

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2009, 81st R.S.,ch. 664, General and Special Laws of Texas

Companion:

SB 1380 (Similar)

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

Subjects:
CRIME VICTIMS
Crimes--Against Persons--General
Criminal Procedure--General
Criminal Procedure--Trial
Family--Family Violence
SEXUAL ASSAULT

House Committee: Criminal Jurisprudence (Pete Gallego, Wayne Christian, Allen Fletcher, Terri Hodge, Eric Johnson, Carol Kent, Robert Miklos, Joseph Moody, Paula Pierson, Debbie Riddle, Allen Vaught, Hubert Vo)
Minutes: March 11 2009 | March 18 2009 | March 25 2009 | April 1 2009
House Committee: Victim's Rights and Violence Against Women (HB 2236) (Carol Kent, Pete Gallego, Joseph Moody, Paula Pierson, Allen Vaught)
Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, John Carona, Rodney Ellis, Glenn Hegar, Juan Hinojosa, Joan Huffman, Dan Patrick, Kel Seliger)

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