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SB 20, 86th Regular Session
Relating to the prevention of, reporting regarding, investigation of, prosecution of, criminal and civil penalties for, and other consequences of prostitution, trafficking of persons, and related criminal offenses, to treatment, services, and compensation available to victims of those offenses, and to orders of nondisclosure for certain persons who are victims of certain of those offenses.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/19

Author: Joan Huffman
Joint Author: Carol Alvarado | Paul Bettencourt | Donna Campbell | Peter Flores | Jane Nelson | Angela Paxton | Charles Perry
Coauthor: Judith Zaffirini | Brandon Creighton | Lois Kolkhorst | Juan Hinojosa | Bob Hall | Eddie Lucio, Jr.
Sponsor: Senfronia Thompson
Joint Sponsor: Matt Krause | Nicole Collier | James White | Yvonne Davis
CoSponsor: Terry Canales | Sheryl Cole | John Frullo | Jessica González | Jeff Leach | Rick Miller | Ina Minjarez | Evelina "Lina" Ortega | Ron Reynolds | Ramon Romero

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2019, 86th R.S., ch. 413, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation

Companion:

HB 15 (Identical)

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

Conference Committee:

Conference Committee Report 
House Members: (appointed 05/23/2019) Senfronia Thompson (Chair) | Charlie Geren | Todd Hunter | Tracy King | Joe Moody |

Senate Members: (appointed 05/23/2019) Joan Huffman (Chair) | Bryan Hughes | Jane Nelson | Angela Paxton | Judith Zaffirini |

Gubernatorial documents:

Subjects:
ATTORNEY GENERAL
COMPUTERS & SOFTWARE
COURT ADMINISTRATION, OFFICE OF
CRIME VICTIMS
Crimes--Against Persons--General
Crimes--Against Persons--Sexual
EVIDENCE
Governor
HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION
HUMAN TRAFFICKING
INTERNET
LICENSING & REGULATION, TEXAS COMMISSION OF
LICENSING & REGULATION, TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF
MANDATORY & COMMUNITY SUPERVISION
MASSAGE THERAPY & MASSAGE THERAPISTS
Property Interests--Landlord & Tenant
PROSTITUTION

House Committee: Criminal Jurisprudence (Nicole Collier, Keith Bell, Jessica González, Todd Hunter, Phil King, Joe Moody, Andrew Murr, Leo Pacheco, Bill Zedler)
Senate Committee: State Affairs (Joan Huffman, Bryan Hughes, Brian Birdwell, Brandon Creighton, Pat Fallon, Bob Hall, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Jane Nelson, Judith Zaffirini)

Index to Sections Affected

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