SB 1253, 85th R.S. history

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SB 1253, 85th R.S.
Relating to the electronic recording and admissibility of certain custodial interrogations.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/17

Author: Royce West
Coauthor: Judith Zaffirini | Juan Hinojosa
Sponsor: John Smithee

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2017, 85th R.S.,ch. 1122, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation


HB 229 (Identical)
HB 3134 (Similar)

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (TLC)
Enrolled (Senate Research Center)
Introduced (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (House Research Organization)

Criminal Procedure--General
Criminal Procedure--Pretrial Procedure
Law Enforcement

House Committee: Criminal Jurisprudence (Joe Moody, Terry Canales, Barbara Gervin-Hawkins, Cole Hefner, Todd Hunter, Mike Lang, Terry M. Wilson)
Minutes: May 16 2017
Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, Brian Birdwell, Konni Burton, Brandon Creighton, Sylvia Garcia, Joan Huffman, Bryan Hughes, José Menéndez, Charles Perry)
Minutes: April 4 2017

Index to Sections Affected

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