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SB 331, 82nd R.S.
Relating to designating certain synthetic cannabinoids as controlled substances under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; providing penalties and establishing certain criminal consequences or procedures.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/11

Author: Florence Shapiro
Joint Author: Craig Estes | Troy Fraser | Chris Harris | Joan Huffman | Jane Nelson | Tommy Williams
Coauthor: Wendy Davis | John Carona | Leticia Van de Putte | Royce West
Sponsor: Jerry Madden
Joint Sponsor: Pete Gallego | Dennis Bonnen | Garnet Coleman | Eddie Rodriguez
CoSponsor: Charles "Doc" Anderson | Chuck Hopson | Ken Paxton | Yvonne Davis

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2011, 82nd R.S.,ch. 170, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation


HB 597 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Introduced (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (Senate Research Center)


House Committee: Criminal Jurisprudence (Pete Gallego, Jose Aliseda, Cindy Burkett, Stefani Carter, Wayne Christian, Yvonne Davis, Will Hartnett, Eddie Rodriguez, Bill Zedler)
Minutes: May 5 2011 | May 7 2011
Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, John Carona, Rodney Ellis, Glenn Hegar, Juan Hinojosa, Joan Huffman, Dan Patrick)
Minutes: March 22 2011

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