TAC BILL REPORT
Justices of the Peace
04-13-2021 - 22:58:27

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HB 3   Burrows, Dustin Relating to state and local government responses to a pandemic disaster.
Bill History: 03-11-21 H Committee action pending House State Affairs

HB 4   Price, Four Relating to telemedicine, telehealth, and technology-related health care services.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 5   Ashby, Trent Relating to the expansion of broadband services to certain areas.
Bill History: 04-12-21 S Received in the Senate

HB 19   Leach, Jeff Relating to procedure, evidence, and remedies in civil actions.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 20   Murr, Andrew Relating to the release of defendants on bail.
Bill History: 04-09-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 39   Neave, Victoria Relating to protective orders.
Bill History: 04-13-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice

HB 45   Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections

HB 48   Zwiener, Erin Relating to the prohibition against sexual harassment in the workplace.
Bill History: 03-31-21 H Committee action pending House International Relations/Economic Dev

HB 71   Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 78   Reynolds, Ron Relating to the creation of a mental health treatment for incarceration diversion pilot program.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections

HB 80   Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the discharge by certain defendants of fines and costs through community service.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 86   Swanson, Valoree Relating to the preemption and prosecution of certain offenses involving the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Transportation

HB 88   Thompson, Senfronia Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses, witnesses to the commission of those offenses, and other members of the public.
Bill History: 03-25-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 91   Lucio III, Eddie Relating to conditions of community supervision for defendants convicted of certain criminal offenses involving animals.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections

HB 94   Reynolds, Ron Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by qualifying patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HB 99   Toth, Steve Relating to the possession of two ounces or less of marihuana.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 109   Canales, Terry Relating to the expunction of arrest records and files relating to certain criminal offenses.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 138   Landgraf, Brooks Relating to the punishment for certain conduct constituting the offense of disorderly conduct.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 148   Toth, Steve Relating to the limitations period for certain offenses involving dating or family violence.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 162   Thierry, Shawn Relating to a prohibition on prosecuting or referring to juvenile court certain persons for certain conduct constituting the offense of prostitution and to the provision of services to those persons.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Committee action pending House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 167   Ortega, Lina Relating to common and public nuisances.
Bill History: 04-12-21 S Received in the Senate

HB 169   Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the criminal penalties for the possession of small amounts of Penalty Group 1 controlled substances and marihuana.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 172   Meza, Terry Relating to creating a criminal offense for the unlawful possession or transfer of an assault weapon.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 175   Thierry, Shawn Relating to the authority to arrest a person without a warrant.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 193   Rose, Toni Relating to the destruction of juvenile court records of victims of sex trafficking.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Committee action pending House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 210   Meza, Terry Relating to requiring a person convicted of an offense involving family violence or a person who is the subject of a family violence protective order to surrender firearms owned by the person.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 212   Canales, Terry Relating to the inclusion of a magistrate's name on certain signed orders.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 225   Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the procedure for an application for a writ of habeas corpus based on certain new evidence.
Bill History: 04-01-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 228   Murr, Andrew Relating to the use of an electronic recording device to report proceedings before certain courts.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Committee action pending House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 251   Thompson, Senfronia Relating to repealing civil asset forfeiture provisions and establishing criminal asset forfeiture in this state.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 266   Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the criminal penalty for possession of certain small amounts of controlled substances in Penalty Group 1.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 267   Canales, Terry Relating to the creation and promulgation of certain standard forms for statewide use in criminal actions.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 276   Murr, Andrew Relating to the carrying or possession of a handgun by certain retired judges and justices and certain other governmental officials.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 277   Collier, Nicole Relating to the appointment of counsel to represent indigent defendants in criminal cases.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Removed from hearing 03/08/21 House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 285   Murr, Andrew Relating to increasing the punishment for certain conduct constituting the criminal offense of obstruction or retaliation.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 298   Zwiener, Erin Relating to regulation of outdoor lighting by certain municipalities.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Urban Affairs

HB 307   Collier, Nicole Relating to a defense to prosecution for the possession of certain consumable hemp products containing a controlled substance or marihuana.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 309   Collier, Nicole Relating to automatic orders of nondisclosure of criminal history record information for certain misdemeanor defendants who successfully complete a period of community supervision following conviction.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 313   Collier, Nicole Relating to the requirements for certification as a special officer for offenders with mental impairments.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 314   Collier, Nicole Relating to the provision of access to a dwelling by a landlord to a cotenant or occupant who commits certain offenses.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Business and Industry

HB 336   Cain, Briscoe Relating to prohibiting the recognition and enforcement of extreme risk protective orders.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HB 345   Rose, Toni Relating to the duties and powers of peace officers.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 366   Sherman, Carl Relating to the duration of a protective order prohibiting an offense motivated by bias or prejudice.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Vote failed in committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 372   Gonzalez, Jessica Relating to the representation of certain indigent applicants for a writ of habeas corpus.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 386   Pacheco, Leo Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 433   King, Ken Relating to imposing a tax on the generation of electricity by certain electric generators.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HB 451   Moody, Joe Relating to persons authorized to conduct a marriage ceremony.
Bill History: 04-16-21 H Set on the Local Calendar

HB 453   Moody, Joe Relating to protective orders.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 486   Wu, Gene Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Committee action pending House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 488   Wu, Gene Relating to requirements for a juvenile's appearance in a judicial proceeding.
Bill History: 03-30-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 497   Wu, Gene Relating to the deduction of a fee from certain funds withdrawn from a court registry in certain criminal cases.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 498   Wu, Gene Relating to the prosecution of and penalties for possession of one ounce or less of marihuana.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 536   Meza, Terry Relating to the entry into the Texas Crime Information Center of information concerning the release on bond of persons charged with committing a violent offense.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 537   Patterson, Jared Relating to the posting of required notice by a county on the county's Internet website.
Bill History: 03-25-21 H Committee action pending House County Affairs

HB 556   White, James Relating to suspension of a driver's license for persons convicted of certain offenses and the educational program required for reinstatement of a license following certain convictions.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 565   Lopez, Ray Relating to required training regarding trauma-informed care for certain judges and attorneys.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 569   Sanford, Scott Relating to credit toward payment of a fine and costs for certain misdemeanants confined in jail or prison before sentencing.
Bill History: 04-13-21 H Passed to third reading

HB 585   Cole, Sheryl Relating to the prosecution of and penalties for possession of marihuana.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 590   Turner, Chris Relating to public access to personal financial statements filed by public officials and candidates.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HB 614   Thompson, Senfronia Relating to a cause of action for deprivation of certain rights, privileges, or immunities under color of law.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 616   Dutton, Harold Relating to the criminal penalties for possession of two grams or less of marihuana.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 624 (1) Shine, Hugh Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for certain offenses committed in retaliation for or on account of a person's service or status as a public servant.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 627   Rosenthal, Jon Relating to prohibiting certain conduct intended to intimidate or interfere with a person seeking or providing health care services or attending an established place of religious worship.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 628   Rosenthal, Jon Relating to prohibiting an increase in the rent of a tenant residing in a development supported with a low income housing tax credit allocation.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Urban Affairs

HB 642   Raymond, Richard Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Safety concerning certain intoxication offenses.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 647   Raymond, Richard Relating to local option elections to legalize or prohibit the operation of eight-liners.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HB 658   Gonzalez, Jessica Relating to the powers and duties of certain prosecutors and authorized peace officers of the offices of those prosecutors with respect to certain laws governing the installation and use of tracking equipment.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 667   Dutton, Harold Relating to asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 674   Ramos, Ana-Maria Relating to informing the public about the availability of provisions in protective orders, including provisions regarding pets and other companion animals.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Voted favorably from committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 675   Ramos, Ana-Maria Relating to the participation of armed forces members in a marriage ceremony through video conference technology.
Bill History: 03-16-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 689   Collier, Nicole Relating to the appearance of an arrested person before a magistrate.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 693   Moody, Joe Relating to the prosecution of the offense of making a firearm accessible to a child.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 694   Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara Relating to the issuance of a citation for a criminal trespass offense punishable as a Class B misdemeanor.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 708   Shaheen, Matt Relating to creating the criminal offense of possession of an animal by a person who has been previously convicted of an offense involving animal cruelty.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 718   Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara Relating to the disposition by a peace officer of certain Class B misdemeanors.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 723   Patterson, Jared Relating to notice of a modification to the medical certification information on a death certificate.
Bill History: 04-13-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Health and Human Services

HB 744   Collier, Nicole Relating to certain duties of law enforcement agencies concerning certain information subject to disclosure to a defendant.
Bill History: 04-01-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 748   Dutton, Harold Relating to the restoration of civil rights to a criminal defendant.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections

HB 749   Middleton, Mayes Relating to the use by a political subdivision of public funds for lobbying activities.
Bill History: 03-25-21 H Committee action pending House State Affairs

HB 766   Harless, Sam Relating to the entry into the Texas Crime Information Center of certain information regarding orders imposing a condition of bond in a criminal case involving a violent offense.
Bill History: 04-13-21 S Received in the Senate

HB 770   Wu, Gene Relating to the regulation of poker clubs in certain counties.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Reported favorably from committee on Licensing and Administrative Procedures

HB 772   Bernal, Diego Relating to the amount of a fine or cost imposed in a criminal case by a justice or municipal court and to the court's authority to order a defendant confined in jail for failure to pay a fine or cost or for contempt.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 774   Walle, Armando Relating to the authority of certain counties to regulate noise levels in residential areas.
Bill History: 04-13-21 H Voted favorably from committee on House County Affairs

HB 775   Walle, Armando Relating to the adoption of noise regulations by certain counties.
Bill History: 04-13-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House County Affairs

HB 777   Walle, Armando Relating to the repossession of a motor vehicle after default on an agreement.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Pensions/Investments/Financial Servi

HB 795   Goodwin, Vikki Relating to the designation of highway safety corridors.
Bill History: 04-13-21 H Committee action pending House Transportation

HB 799   Rosenthal, Jon Relating to prohibiting carrying a firearm while intoxicated.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 830   Thompson, Senfronia Relating to law enforcement policies regarding the issuance of citations for misdemeanors punishable by fine only and to a limitation on the authority to arrest.
Bill History: 03-25-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 839   Moody, Joe Relating to the appearance of an arrested person before a magistrate and to the retention of certain related records.
Bill History: 03-24-21 H Removed from hearing 03/29/21 House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 854   Burns, DeWayne Relating to the punishment for the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 859   Collier, Nicole Relating to the expunction of all records and files related to arrests for certain decriminalized misdemeanor offenses.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 870   Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the date on which certain persons placed on deferred adjudication community supervision are eligible to file a petition for an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E2.026 House Corrections

HB 873   Collier, Nicole Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 888   Patterson, Jared Relating to regulation of contact tracing for communicable diseases.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HB 890   VanDeaver, Gary Relating to remotely conducting depositions, hearings, and other proceedings in juvenile cases.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Voted favorably from committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 894   Wu, Gene Relating to placement on community supervision of a defendant convicted of certain felony possession offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections

HB 900   Huberty, Dan Relating to the liability of a landlord for damages resulting from the execution of a writ of possession in an eviction suit.
Bill History: 04-16-21 H Set on the Local Calendar

HB 903   Oliverson, Tom Relating to the settlement of certain claims on behalf of a minor.
Bill History: 04-01-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 918   Leman, Ben Relating to a license to carry a handgun for certain young adults who are protected under certain court orders related to family violence.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 921   White, James Relating to the release of defendants on bail.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 930   Sherman, Carl Relating to a report on recidivism rates.
Bill History: 04-12-21 S Received in the Senate

HB 931   Sherman, Carl Relating to certain violations of conditions of community supervision related to testing for alcohol or controlled substances.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections

HB 955   Dutton, Harold Relating to the release on bail of a person charged with a violation of parole or mandatory supervision.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 961   Burns, DeWayne Relating to the authority to issue a citation for certain Class C misdemeanors committed by certain children on school property.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 967   Dutton, Harold Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Juvenile Justice and Family Is

HB 970   Dutton, Harold Relating to prosecutorial transparency.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 974   Price, Four Relating to telemedicine, telehealth, and technology-related health care services.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HB 976   Price, Four Relating to the appointment of a judge or magistrate to preside over a regional specialty court program and the authority of that judge or magistrate in cases referred to the program.
Bill History: 04-13-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence

HB 1005   Leman, Ben Relating to the requisites of a bail bond given by certain defendants and to conditions of release on bond for certain defendants.
Bill History: 04-09-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1006   Leman, Ben Relating to the requisites of a bail bond given by certain defendants.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1007   Leman, Ben Relating to conditions of release on bond for a defendant charged with certain trafficking or prostitution related offenses.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1008   Leman, Ben Relating to conditions of release on bond for a defendant charged with certain offenses committed against a child.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1012   Dutton, Harold Relating to access to a residence or former residence to retrieve certain personal property.
Bill History: 04-12-21 S Received in the Senate

HB 1050   Romero, Ramon Relating to a study on employing mental health professionals or mental health response teams to assist when responding to a behavioral health-related emergency call.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HB 1058   Romero, Ramon Relating to the creation of a Texas conditional driver's permit, provisional Texas conditional driver's permit, and Texas conditional learner permit.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HB 1071   Harris, Cody Relating to the presence of a qualified facility dog or qualified therapy animal in certain court proceedings.
Bill History: 04-12-21 S Received in the Senate

HB 1082   King, Phil Relating to the availability of personal information of an elected public officer.
Bill History: 04-12-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate State Affairs

HB 1086   Moody, Joe Relating to the criminal penalties for certain criminal offenses.
Bill History: 04-01-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1091   Reynolds, Ron Relating to the confidentiality of identifying information of certain crime victims.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1094   Oliverson, Tom Relating to authorizing certain persons to carry a handgun without a license.
Bill History: 03-25-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1103   Dominguez, Alex Relating to the representation of an indigent person in certain criminal proceedings.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1104   Dominguez, Alex Relating to the expunction of arrest records and files relating to certain criminal offenses.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1106   Dominguez, Alex Relating to the imposition of a supplemental court security fee on conviction of certain criminal offenses.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E2.014 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 1112   Dutton, Harold Relating to the mandatory transfer of certain protective orders that affect a party's right to possession of or access to a child.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 1121   Dutton, Harold Relating to the regulation of sports betting.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HB 1141   Ramos, Ana-Maria Relating to requiring a person convicted of an offense involving family violence or a person who is the subject of a protective order to surrender firearms owned by the person.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1159   Murr, Andrew Relating to the maximum judgment amount awarded by a justice court in certain civil cases regarding the repair of residential rental property.
Bill History: 04-09-21 H Recommended for Local and Consent Calendar

HB 1162   Murr, Andrew Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E2.014 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 1177   Crockett, Jasmine (F) Relating to a prohibition on the imposition of court costs and filing, reimbursement, or other fees on certain indigent defendants and plaintiffs.
Bill History: 03-31-21 H Committee action pending House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 1178   Crockett, Jasmine (F) Relating to removing criminal penalties for the possession of drug paraphernalia under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Meeting set for 1:00 P.M. OR ADJ., E2.012 House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1194   Wu, Gene Relating to requiring a school district or open-enrollment charter school to report data regarding restraints administered to, complaints filed against, citations issued to, and arrests made of students.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Public Education

HB 1240   Coleman, Garnet Relating to the offense of failure to comply with an order from a fire marshal and the authority of certain county employees to issue citations for certain violations.
Bill History: 04-01-21 H Recommended for Local and Consent Calendar

HB 1253   Moody, Joe Relating to the creation of county task forces for the disposition of a firearm a person is prohibited from possessing under certain court orders related to family violence.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House County Affairs

HB 1254   Shaheen, Matt Relating to the emergency detention of certain persons with a mental illness or cognitive disability.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HB 1260   Bowers, Rhetta Relating to a study on the feasibility of establishing a centralized homelessness crisis response data system.
Bill History: 04-07-21 H Committee action pending House Urban Affairs

HB 1264   Bell, Keith Relating to the time for making required reports of deceased residents of this state to a voter registrar and to the secretary of state.
Bill History: 04-13-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate State Affairs

HB 1273   Crockett, Jasmine (F) Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 1275   Crockett, Jasmine (F) Relating to a prohibition on prosecuting or referring to juvenile court certain persons for certain conduct constituting the offense of prostitution and to the provision of services to those persons.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 1343   Leach, Jeff Relating to a certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth.
Bill History: 03-05-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HB 1344   Leach, Jeff Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle.
Bill History: 03-05-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1352   Crockett, Jasmine (F) Relating to the release of a defendant when the state is not ready for trial.
Bill History: 04-09-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1372   Guerra, Bobby Relating to authorizing a petitioner for a protective order to separate the petitioner's wireless telephone number from the respondent's wireless telephone service account.
Bill History: 04-12-21 S Received in the Senate

HB 1388   Minjarez, Ina Relating to the appearance of certain misdemeanor and state jail felony offenders before a magistrate.
Bill History: 03-05-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1394   White, James Relating to automatic orders of nondisclosure of criminal history record information for certain misdemeanor defendants.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 1406   Schaefer, Matt Relating to judicial review of certain orders regarding a declared state of disaster or public health disaster or issued to prevent the spread of a communicable disease.
Bill History: 03-05-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HB 1419   Hull, Lacey (F) Relating to the duties of a law enforcement agency regarding missing children and missing persons and regarding unidentified bodies.
Bill History: 04-13-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice

HB 1430   Dutton, Harold Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child, to the age of criminal responsibility, and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to those ages.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Committee action pending House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 1503   Crockett, Jasmine (F) Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal trespass.
Bill History: 03-08-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1532   Reynolds, Ron Relating to a temporary abatement of evictions of residential tenants during a pandemic.
Bill History: 03-08-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Business and Industry

HB 1549   Dutton, Harold Relating to the admissibility of hearsay evidence in a hearing for a person charged with a violation of a condition of release from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
Bill History: 03-08-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections

HB 1578   Landgraf, Brooks Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.
Bill History: 04-01-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 1581   Davis, Yvonne Relating to the criminal offense of abandoning or endangering a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual.
Bill History: 03-08-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1587   White, James Relating to provisions governing the carrying of a handgun by certain unlicensed persons and to other provisions related to the carrying, possessing, transporting, or storing of a firearm.
Bill History: 03-08-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1590   Rosenthal, Jon Relating to the age at which a person in this state may marry.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Committee action pending House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 1593   Leach, Jeff Relating to civil liability of a nursing facility resident's responsible payor for misappropriation of the resident's funds.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 1595   Meyer, Morgan Relating to increasing the criminal penalties for insider trading and other misuse of official information.
Bill History: 03-08-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HB 1609   Crockett, Jasmine (F) Relating to the criminal penalties for possession of marihuana.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1614   Collier, Nicole Relating to the use of certain technologies to supervise a defendant placed on community supervision.
Bill History: 03-09-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections

HB 1617   Bonnen, Greg Relating to recovery of medical or health care expenses in civil actions.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 1636   Sherman, Carl Relating to allowing therapy or facility dogs to accompany a child or a person with a disability during testimony in certain criminal cases.
Bill History: 03-09-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1645   Sherman, Carl Relating to an affirmative finding of family violence entered in the trial of certain offenses and to certain family violence protective orders.
Bill History: 03-09-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1647   Walle, Armando Relating to the dissemination of eviction case information.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Business and Industry

HB 1654   Wilson, Terry Relating to certain evidence obtained in a criminal investigation, including the issuance and execution of certain search warrants, the required disclosure of certain information.
Bill History: 03-09-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1678   Raymond, Richard Relating to the confidentiality of certain autopsy records.
Bill History: 03-09-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HB 1684   Harless, Sam Relating to pretrial procedures, conditions for community supervision, and criminal punishment for conduct endangering the public safety.
Bill History: 03-09-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1693   Shaheen, Matt Relating to access to the financial responsibility verification program by justice and municipal courts.
Bill History: 04-09-21 H Voted favorably from committee on House Insurance

HB 1694   Raney, John Relating to a defense to prosecution for certain offenses involving possession of small amounts of controlled substances, marihuana, dangerous drugs.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Public Health

HB 1712   Dominguez, Alex Relating to the representation of an indigent person in certain criminal proceedings.
Bill History: 03-10-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1810   Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to maintenance and production of electronic public information under the public information law.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E1.030 House State Affairs

HB 1893   Smithee, John Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a blood specimen from certain persons in certain intoxication offenses.
Bill History: 03-11-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1906   Herrero, Abel Relating to grants awarded to reimburse counties for the cost of monitoring defendants and victims in criminal cases involving family violence.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 1911   White, James Relating to provisions governing the carrying of a handgun by certain unlicensed persons and to other provisions related to the carrying, possessing, transporting, or storing of a firearm.
Bill History: 04-01-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1918   Turner, Chris Relating to the creation of a criminal offense for failing to secure certain children in a rear-facing child passenger safety seat system.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Transportation

HB 1930   Walle, Armando Relating to landlord and tenant dispute information reported by justice courts to the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System and made accessible to the public.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 1944   Crockett, Jasmine (F) Relating to automatic expunction of arrest records and files for certain persons who are tried for an offense and subsequently acquitted.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1996   Canales, Terry Relating to a special bill of review to reform a final judgment of forfeiture of a bail bond.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1997   Canales, Terry Relating to the release on bail of a defendant arrested following a violation of a condition of community supervision.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1999   Canales, Terry Relating to a specialty mental health court program for juveniles.
Bill History: 03-24-21 H Removed from hearing 03/29/21 House Juvenile Justice and Family Is

HB 2054   Beckley, Michelle Relating to municipal and county regulation of sex parlors, including the imposition of civil and criminal penalties.
Bill History: 04-09-21 H Committee action pending Licensing and Administrative Procedures

HB 2077   Reynolds, Ron Relating to bail proceedings and related duties of a magistrate in a criminal case.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2175   Moody, Joe Relating to certain qualified residential rental assistance projects financed by private activity bonds.
Bill History: 04-16-21 H Set on the Local Calendar

HB 2216   Bernal, Diego Relating to the period for disposing of a charge that a person violated a condition of release from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections

HB 2233   Ramos, Ana-Maria Relating to requiring certain law enforcement agencies to implement a policy regarding cite and release for certain criminal offenses.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 2257   Guerra, Bobby Relating to the operation of casino gaming in certain state coastal areas to provide additional money for property tax relief.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HB 2260   Dutton, Harold Relating to the name used by a candidate on an application for a place on the ballot and the form of a candidate's name on a ballot.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Elections

HB 2290   Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the affirmative defense to prosecution for a criminal offense for persons acting under duress.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2300   Parker, Tan Relating to the offense of solicitation of prostitution, civil racketeering related to human trafficking, and common and public nuisances related to certain criminal conduct, including prostitution.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2302   White, James Relating to the creation of the criminal offense of a peace officer making a false statement in an incident report.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Meeting set for 10:30 A.M. OR ADJ., E2.030 House Homeland Security and Public S

HB 2309   Dominguez, Alex Relating to the penalties for the illegal use of a parking space or area designated specifically for persons with disabilities.
Bill History: 04-09-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Transportation

HB 2315   Turner, John Relating to the prosecution of the criminal offenses of racing on a highway and organized criminal activity involving that conduct and to the forfeiture of contraband relating to that conduct.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2327   Frullo, John Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for operating a watercraft while intoxicated with a child passenger.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2335   Middleton, Mayes Relating to civil liability of certain prosecutors for policies related to the prosecution of rioters.
Bill History: 03-24-21 H Committee action pending House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 2338   Crockett, Jasmine (F) Relating to the expunction of all records and files related to arrests for certain misdemeanor offenses.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2356   Neave, Victoria Relating to a veteran suicide tracking system and required reporting of veteran suicides by certain persons.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Committee action pending House Defense and Veterans' Affairs

HB 2366   Buckley, Brad Relating to criminal conduct that endangers law enforcement.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 2377   Schaefer, Matt Relating to the punishment for possession of child pornography.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2383   Moody, Joe Relating to access to certain law enforcement, corrections, and prosecutorial records under the public information law.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HB 2387   Sherman, Carl Relating to suits to collect past due property owners' association assessments.
Bill History: 04-01-21 H Removed from hearing 04/06/21 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 2430   Murr, Andrew Relating to the mileage expense reimbursement for certain temporary justices of the peace.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Recommended for Local and Consent Calendar

HB 2436   Davis, Yvonne Relating to the establishment of a community pretrial review panel by each county for the resolution and diversion of certain misdemeanor cases out of the criminal justice system.
Bill History: 03-16-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2441   White, James Relating to the imposition and collection of fines, fees, and court costs in criminal cases.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Committee action pending House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 2447   Davis, Yvonne Relating to the recall of a board member of and suits against a property owners' association.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Business and Industry

HB 2448   Canales, Terry Relating to the verification of the incarceration of an accused person in a criminal case for the purpose of discharging a surety's liability on a bail bond.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Voted favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2461   Landgraf, Brooks Relating to pretrial procedures and criminal punishment for conduct that occurs during a riot.
Bill History: 03-16-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2508   Smith, Reggie Relating to creating a criminal offense for the unlawful disclosure of an autopsy photograph.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2588   Crockett, Jasmine (F) Relating to a limitation on the authority to arrest a person for certain misdemeanors.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 2593   Moody, Joe Relating to the criminal penalties for the possession of certain tetrahydrocannabinols under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
Bill History: 04-09-21 H Voted favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2608   Collier, Nicole Relating to the appointment of attorneys representing indigent defendants in criminal proceedings.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2669   Guillen, Ryan Relating to the confidentiality of a child's criminal records related to certain misdemeanor offenses.
Bill History: 04-16-21 H Set on the Local Calendar

HB 2684   Canales, Terry Relating to the expunction of arrest records and files and the issuance of orders of nondisclosure of criminal history record information for certain persons.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2694   Moody, Joe Relating to the prosecution of the criminal offense of organized retail theft.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2702   Landgraf, Brooks Relating to the protective order registry maintained by the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System and the removal of a vacated protective order from the registry.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 2703   Landgraf, Brooks Relating to the removal of a vacated protective order from the protective order registry maintained by the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System.
Bill History: 03-30-21 H Removed from hearing 03/31/21 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 2709   Johnson, Julie Relating to an application for court-ordered mental health services
Bill History: 03-31-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 2714   Hernandez, Ana Relating to implicit bias training for justices and judges of state courts, judicial officers, certain court personnel, and attorneys licensed to practice law in this state.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E2.014 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 2718   Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the punishment for possession of small amounts of certain controlled substances listed in Penalty Group 2.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2733   Tinderholt, Tony Relating to defendants restricted to the operation of a vehicle equipped with an ignition interlock device or required to submit to alcohol monitoring and establishing a central database of those defendants.
Bill History: 03-30-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 2746   Ellzey, Jake (F) Relating to the punishment for the criminal offense of use of laser pointers.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 2747   Ellzey, Jake (F) Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for participating in a riot.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2783   Gonzalez, Jessica Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of prostitution and to a fine imposed on conviction of certain trafficking of persons and prostitution offenses.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Appropriations

HB 2864   Collier, Nicole Relating to the governance and administration of the Texas Indigent Defense Commission and to certain disclosures made in relation to the provision of funding for indigent defense services.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2901   Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to reporting requirements for certain in-custody deaths.
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 2912   Vasut, Cody (F) Relating to a violation of the Texas Residential Property Owners Protection Act or a dedicatory instrument by a board member of a property owners' association.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 2918   Schofield, Mike Relating to the collection of certain judgments.
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 3016   Moody, Joe Relating to the prohibited suspension of a provision of the Code of Criminal Procedure or Penal Code during a declared state of disaster.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Committee action pending House State Affairs

HB 3053   Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the qualifications of judges of certain courts.
Bill History: 03-19-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 3165   Meyer, Morgan Relating to an affirmative defense to an allegation of truant conduct.
Bill History: 04-16-21 H Set on the Local Calendar

HB 3334   Turner, John Relating to a criminal justice system sentencing database established by the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 3340   Swanson, Valoree Relating to the appeal of certain orders regarding dangerous dogs.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E2.014 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 3354   Burrows, Dustin Relating to the location of certain justice courts.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Meeting set for 10:30 A.M. OR ADJ., E2.014 House County Affairs

HB 3360   Murr, Andrew Relating to civil actions by a civilly committed individual.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Voted favorably from committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 3377   Krause, Matt Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 3413   Murr, Andrew Relating to occupational driver's licenses.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 3435   Smithee, John Relating to an expedited response by a governmental body to a request for public information.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Committee action pending House State Affairs

HB 3466   Morales Shaw, Penny (F) Relating to protective orders.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 3503   Lambert, Stan Relating to the representation of parties in justice court cases and to the correction or removal of certain obsolete provisions of the Property Code.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 3508   Ellzey, Jake (F) Relating to the investigation and prosecution of certain criminal offenses against persons, property, and public order.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 3611   Leach, Jeff Relating to remotely conducting court proceedings in this state.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E2.014 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 3613   Leach, Jeff Relating to the exemption of certain personal property from garnishment, attachment, execution, or other seizure by creditors.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E2.014 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 3652   Slawson, Shelby (F) Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for certain conduct engaged in while participating in a riot and to restitution for property damage resulting from participating in a riot.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 3660   White, James Relating to youth diversion programs for children accused of certain fine-only offenses and related criminal justice matters.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 3774   Leach, Jeff Relating to the operation and administration of and practice and procedure related to proceedings in the judicial branch of state government.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 3903   Wu, Gene Relating to the confidentiality of eviction case information.
Bill History: 04-13-21 H Committee action pending House Business and Industry

HB 3913   Ramos, Ana-Maria Relating to continuing judicial training regarding family violence victims.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E2.014 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 3977   Moody, Joe Relating to the emergency detention of certain persons with a mental illness or cognitive disability and the scope of an order for psychoactive medication for certain patients.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HB 3986   Guillen, Ryan Relating to uncollectible fines, fees, and court costs in criminal actions and proceedings.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E2.014 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 3988   Guillen, Ryan Relating to the procedures governing the prosecution of misdemeanor offenses in the jurisdiction of the justice and municipal courts.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 3998   Krause, Matt Relating to a political subdivision's authority to deny or limit access to dying members of an individual's family.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HB 4039   Walle, Armando Relating to certain rights and duties of residential tenants and landlords.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Business and Industry

HB 4081   Crockett, Jasmine (F) Relating to allowing the option of remote conduct in court proceedings.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 4113   Talarico, James Relating to the confidentiality of juvenile justice information.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 4145   Coleman, Garnet Relating to criminal justice.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Meeting set for 10:30 A.M. OR ADJ., E2.030 House Homeland Security and Public S

HB 4187   Johnson, Jarvis Relating to providing a list of approved devices to defendants restricted to the operation of a vehicle equipped with an ignition interlock device as a condition of community supervision.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 4191   Sanford, Scott Relating to the renewal, expiration, and suspension of driver's licenses.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Meeting set for 10:30 A.M. OR ADJ., E2.030 House Homeland Security and Public S

HB 4212   Moody, Joe Relating to procedures regarding defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or intellectual disability.
Bill History: 04-07-21 H Committee action pending House Corrections

HB 4281   Sherman, Carl Relating to the pretrial release of defendants and a prohibition on the use of monetary bail bonds.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 4293   Hinojosa, Gina Relating to the creation of a court reminder program for criminal defendants.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E2.014 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 4295   Bell, Keith Relating to the authorized release and confidentiality of an autopsy report.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., JHR 140 House Public Health

HB 4316   Jetton, Jacey (F) Relating to judges compensation to conduct marriage ceremonies in the State of Texas.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues

HB 4344   Jetton, Jacey (F) Relating to the procedures of the State Commission on Judicial Conduct.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 4345   Jetton, Jacey (F) Relating to the authority and jurisdiction conferred to the State 2 Commission on Judicial Conduct.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E2.014 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 4347   Hefner, Cole Relating to address confidentiality on certain documents for certain federal officials and family members of certain federal officials or federal or state court judges.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 4417   Moody, Joe Relating to the consolidation and allocation of state civil court costs.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 4444   Neave, Victoria Relating to the authority of counties to prohibit evictions during a declaration of disaster.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Business and Industry

HB 4541   Cain, Briscoe Relating to providing a person taken into custody for emergency detention with information concerning the person's rights.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HCR 4   White, James Expressing opposition to the enactment or enforcement in Texas of a law, under a federal mandate, that automatically suspends the driver's license of an individual who is convicted of certain offenses.
Bill History: 03-11-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections

HJR 4   Kacal, Kyle Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the denial of bail to an accused person if necessary to ensure the person's appearance in court and the safety of the community, law enforcement, and the victim.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence

HJR 11   Reynolds, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize and regulate the possession, cultivation, and sale of cannabis for medical use.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HJR 13   Canales, Terry Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize and regulate the possession, cultivation, and sale of cannabis.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HJR 28   Larson, Lyle Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize and regulate the possession, cultivation, and sale of cannabis for medical use.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health

HJR 37   Raymond, Richard Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing local option elections to legalize or prohibit the operation of eight-liners or similar gaming devices.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HJR 58   Beckley, Michelle Proposing a constitutional amendment to repeal the constitutional provision providing that marriage in this state consists only of the union of one man and one woman.
Bill History: 03-11-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

SB 17   Taylor, Larry Relating to procedure, evidence, and remedies in civil actions.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation

SB 21   Huffman, Joan Relating to rules for fixing the amount of bail, to the release of certain defendants on bail bond or personal bond, to related duties of a magistrate in a criminal case.
Bill History: 04-14-21 S Placed on the Senate Calendar for

SB 41   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the consolidation and allocation of of state civil court costs.
Bill History: 04-15-21 S Meeting set for 9:00 A.M., E1.016 Senate Jurisprudence

SB 45   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the prohibition against sexual harassment in the workplace.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Referred to House Committee on House International Relations/Economic Dev

SB 47   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to protective orders.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 90   Menendez, Jose Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by qualifying patients with certain debilitating medical conditions.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health and Human Services

SB 111   West, Royce Relating to certain duties of law enforcement agencies concerning certain information subject to disclosure to a defendant.
Bill History: 04-14-21 S First placement on Senate Intent Calendar for

SB 161   West, Royce Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses, witnesses to the commission of those offenses, and other members of the public.
Bill History: 11-10-20 S Filed

SB 181   Johnson, Nathan Relating to suspension of a driver's license for persons convicted of certain offenses and the educational program required for reinstatement of a license following certain convictions.
Bill History: 04-13-21 S Voted favorably from committee as substituted Senate Criminal Justice

SB 192   West, Royce Relating to credit toward payment of a fine and costs for certain misdemeanants confined in jail or prison before sentencing.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 207   Schwertner, Charles Relating to recovery of medical or health care expenses in civil actions.
Bill History: 04-07-21 S Reported from committee as substituted Senate State Affairs

SB 234   Hall, Bob Relating to the use by a political subdivision of public funds for lobbying activities.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 237   Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the issuance of a citation for a criminal trespass offense punishable as a Class B misdemeanor.
Bill History: 04-01-21 S Recommended for Local/Uncontested Calendar

SB 270   Perry, Charles Relating to civil liability of a nursing facility resident's responsible payor for misappropriation of the resident's funds.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Referred to House Committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

SB 283   Alvarado, Carol Relating to requiring a person convicted of an offense involving family violence or a person who is the subject of a family violence protective order to surrender firearms owned by the person.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 290   West, Royce Relating to public access to personal financial statements filed by public officials and candidates.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 308   Eckhardt, Sarah (F) Relating to prohibiting an increase in the rent of a tenant residing in a development supported with a low income housing tax credit allocation.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Local Government

SB 314   Huffman, Joan Relating to notice requirements for leased residential property, manufactured home lots, or commercial property located in a flood zone.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce

SB 317   Huffman, Joan Relating to the requisites of a bail bond given by certain defendants and to conditions of release on bond for certain defendants.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 318   Huffman, Joan Relating to the records of certain condominium unit owners' associations.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Local Government

SB 324   West, Royce Relating to the powers and duties of certain prosecutors and authorized peace officers of the offices of those prosecutors with respect to certain laws governing the installation and use of tracking equipment.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 343   Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the entry into the Texas Crime Information Center of certain information regarding conditions of bond imposed in criminal cases involving family violence.
Bill History: 04-07-21 H Referred to House Committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

SB 353   Miles, Borris Relating to allowing justice and municipal courts to access the financial responsibility verification program.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation

SB 412   Buckingham, Dawn Relating to telemedicine, telehealth, and technology-related health care services.
Bill History: 03-23-21 S Committee action pending Senate Health and Human Services

SB 417   Miles, Borris Relating to reports to the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System on certain cases filed in justice and municipal courts.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 419   Miles, Borris Relating to the jurisdiction of county and justice courts in civil matters.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 427   Miles, Borris Relating to preliminary examination periods for mental health protective custody.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health and Human Services

SB 474   Lucio, Eddie Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog.
Bill History: 04-13-21 S Voted favorably from committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 492   West, Royce Relating to allowing therapy or facility dogs to accompany a child or a person with a disability during testimony in certain criminal cases.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 495   Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to certain rights of crime victims.
Bill History: 04-06-21 S Committee action pending Senate Jurisprudence

SB 512   Perry, Charles Relating to youth diversion programs for children accused of certain fine-only offenses and related criminal justice matters.
Bill History: 04-08-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice

SB 532   Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the release of certain defendants on personal bond or on bail.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 533   Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the review of a defendant's criminal history before any release of the defendant on bail.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 539   Blanco, Cesar (F) Relating to a study on employing mental health professionals or mental health response teams to assist when responding to a behavioral health-related emergency call.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health and Human Services

SB 545   Springer, Drew (F) Relating to authorizing certain persons to carry a handgun without a license.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 548   Springer, Drew (F) Relating to prohibiting the recognition and enforcement of extreme risk protective orders.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 553   Blanco, Cesar (F) Relating to the timely reporting of criminal case dispositions to the Department of Public Safety and to the allocation of certain grant money.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 558   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the confidentiality of eviction case information.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 569   Springer, Drew (F) Relating to the time for making required reports of deceased residents of this state to a voter registrar and to the secretary of state.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 607   Alvarado, Carol Relating to the creation of a Texas conditional driver's permit, provisional Texas conditional driver's permit, and Texas conditional learner permit.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation

SB 644   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the exemption of certain personal property from garnishment, attachment, execution, or other seizure by creditors.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 658   Miles, Borris Relating to the offense of failure to comply with an order from a fire marshal and the authority of certain county employees to issue citations for certain violations.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Local Government

SB 690   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to remotely conducting court proceedings in this state.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 729   Johnson, Nathan Relating to maintenance and production of electronic public information under the public information law.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce

SB 738   Birdwell, Brian Relating to the right of recusal from the performance of certain marriage ceremonies.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 808   Hughes, Bryan Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.
Bill History: 04-14-21 S Placed on the Senate Calendar for

SB 811   Schwertner, Charles Relating to a defense to prosecution for certain offenses involving possession of small amounts of controlled substances, marihuana, dangerous drugs, or abusable volatile chemicals, or possession of drug paraphernal
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 834   Hughes, Bryan Relating to the punishment for possession of child pornography.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 849   Blanco, Cesar (F) Relating to certain qualified residential rental assistance projects financed by private activity bonds.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Local Government

SB 864   Paxton, Angela Relating to notice of a modification to the medical certification information on a death certificate.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health and Human Services

SB 898   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the procedures of the State Commission on Judicial Conduct.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 899   Alvarado, Carol Relating to the duties of a law enforcement agency regarding missing children and missing persons and regarding unidentified bodies.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 907   Perry, Charles Relating to the application for and issuance of a marriage license through the use of remote technology.
Bill History: 04-09-21 S Recommended for Local/Uncontested Calendar

SB 908   Perry, Charles Relating to civil actions by a civilly committed individual.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 912   Buckingham, Dawn Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for certain conduct engaged in while participating in a riot and to restitution for property damage resulting from participating in a riot.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 928   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to maintenance and production of electronic public information under the public information law.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce

SB 936   West, Royce Relating to requiring a school district or open-enrollment charter school to report data regarding restraints administered to, complaints filed against, citations issued to, and arrests made of students.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Education

SB 950   Hinojosa, Chuy Relating to law enforcement policies regarding the issuance of citations for misdemeanors punishable by fine only and to a limitation on the authority to arrest a person for certain fine-only misdemeanors.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 975   West, Royce Relating to access to certain law enforcement, corrections, and prosecutorial records under the public information law.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 990   Gutierrez, Roland (F) Relating to a notice and hearing requirement for a change in the bail amount for certain defendants.
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1004   Hinojosa, Chuy Relating to the procedure for an application for a writ of habeas corpus based on certain new evidence.
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 1015   Huffman, Joan Relating to the removal of a vacated protective order from the protective order registry maintained by the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System.
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1016   Huffman, Joan Relating to the protective order registry maintained by the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System and the removal of a vacated protective order from the registry.
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1040   Eckhardt, Sarah (F) Relating to a landlord's notice to residential tenants regarding rent increases.
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce

SB 1047   Seliger, Kel Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a blood specimen from certain persons in certain intoxication offenses.
Bill History: 04-14-21 S Placed on the Senate Calendar for

SB 1066   Blanco, Cesar (F) Relating to common and public nuisances.
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1134   Hughes, Bryan Relating to address confidentiality on certain documents for certain federal officials and family members of certain federal officials or federal or state court judges.
Bill History: 04-01-21 S Recommended for Local/Uncontested Calendar

SB 1147   Perry, Charles Relating to the location of certain justice courts.
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1411   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to acquisition, dissemination, and use of criminal history record information for certain judicial purposes, including for certification, registration, and licensing, of certain court professions.
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1458   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to standardized forms and materials for the issuance of protective orders, magistrate's orders for emergency protection, and temporary ex parte orders.
Bill History: 04-15-21 S Meeting set for 9:00 A.M., E1.016 Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1492   Bettencourt, Paul Relating to an expedited response by a governmental body to a request for public information.
Bill History: 04-06-21 S Committee action pending Senate Business and Commerce

SB 1495   Huffman, Joan Relating to certain criminal offenses related to highways and motor vehicles.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 1511   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the emergency detention of certain persons with a mental illness or cognitive disability and the scope of an order for psychoactive medication for certain patients.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 1512   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the affirmative defense to prosecution for a criminal offense for persons acting under duress.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 1519   Seliger, Kel Relating to the appointment of a judge or magistrate to preside over a regional specialty court program and the authority of that judge or magistrate in cases referred to the program.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1529   Huffman, Joan Relating to the creation of the Texas Court of Appeals to hear certain cases.
Bill History: 04-14-21 S Placed on the Senate Calendar for

SB 1530   Huffman, Joan Relating to the operation and administration of and practice and procedure related to proceedings in the judicial branch of state government.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1552   Hinojosa, Chuy Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child, to the age of criminal responsibility, and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to those ages.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1626   Miles, Borris Relating to law enforcement policies regarding the issuance of citations for misdemeanors punishable by fine only and to a limitation on the authority to arrest a person for certain fine-only misdemeanors.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 1632   Miles, Borris Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 1638   Miles, Borris Relating to the jurisdiction of justice courts.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1639   Miles, Borris Relating to remedies for fraud and duress in the conveyance of real property.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 1717   Hughes, Bryan Relating to subpoenas, orders, and warrants for the disclosure of location information, electronic customer communications records, and electronic customer data.
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 1739   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to procedures regarding defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or intellectual disability.
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 1775   Whitmire, John Relating to criminal justice.
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 1893   Miles, Borris Relating to the release on bail of a person charged with a violation of parole or mandatory supervision.
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1923   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to certain criminal court costs, fines, and fees.
Bill History: 04-15-21 S Meeting set for 9:00 A.M., E1.016 Senate Jurisprudence

SB 1938   Creighton, Brandon Relating to the representation of parties in justice court cases and to the correction or removal of certain obsolete provisions of the Property Code.
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 1989   Miles, Borris Relating to the prosecution of and penalties for possession of one ounce or less of marihuana.
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 2012   Taylor, Larry Relating to the offense of operating certain vehicles without a license plate.
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation

SCR 1   Johnson, Nathan Expressing opposition to the enactment or enforcement in Texas of a law, under a federal mandate, that automatically suspends the driver's license of an individual who is convicted of certain offenses.
Bill History: 04-13-21 S Voted favorably from committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SJR 16   Eckhardt, Sarah (F) Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize and regulate the possession, cultivation, and sale of cannabis.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SJR 47   Huffman, Joan Proposing a constitutional amendment changing the eligibility requirements for certain judicial offices.
Bill History: 04-15-21 S Meeting set for 9:00 A.M., E1.016 Senate Jurisprudence


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