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HB 6  
Cain, Briscoe(R)Relating to election integrity and preservation of the purity of the ballot box through the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election.
Bill History: 05-07-21 H Laid on the table - subject to call - see SB 7


HB 9  
Klick, Stephanie(R)
Campbell, Donna(R)
Relating to the criminal punishment and conditions of community supervision for the offense of obstructing a highway or other passageway.
Companions:
SB 1163Campbell, Donna(Identical)
  3-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 20  
Murr, Andrew(R)
Huffman, Joan(R)
Relating to the release of defendants on bail.
Bill History: 05-30-21 S Senate adopted conference report (Vote: Y: 20/N: 11)


HB 39  
Neave, Victoria(D)
Zaffirini, Judith(D)
Relating to protective orders.
Companions:
HB 453Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
HB 3466Morales Shaw, Penny (F)(Identical)
  3-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
SB 47Zaffirini, Judith(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 71  
Johnson, Jarvis(D)Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches.
Companions:
HB 804Johnson, Jarvis(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 77  
Toth, Steve(R)Relating to prohibiting the death penalty for a defendant whose conviction is based solely on certain evidence.
Bill History: 05-05-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 80  
Johnson, Jarvis(D)
Whitmire, John(D)
Relating to the discharge by certain defendants of fines and costs through community service.
Companions:
HB 1189Johnson, Jarvis(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 88  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)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.
Companions:
SB 161West, Royce(Identical)
  11-10-20 S Filed
Bill History: 03-25-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 91  
Lucio III, Eddie(D)Relating to conditions of community supervision for defendants convicted of certain criminal offenses involving animals.
Companions:
HB 2012Lucio III, Eddie(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 804Rodriguez, Jose(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 95  
Meza, Terry(D)Relating to requiring law enforcement agencies to adopt a policy regarding the discharge of a firearm by a peace officer at or in the direction of a moving vehicle.
Companions:
SB 72Miles, Borris(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 99  
Toth, Steve(R)Relating to the possession of two ounces or less of marihuana.
Bill History: 04-27-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 109  
Canales, Terry(D)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 132  
Canales, Terry(D)Relating to criminal asset forfeiture proceedings.
Companions:
HB 182Canales, Terry(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 137  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to the authority of a court to grant a commutation of punishment for certain persons released on parole.
Companions:
HB 4163Thompson, Senfronia(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 04-29-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Corrections


HB 140  
Rose, Toni(D)Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with severe mental illness.
Bill History: 05-17-21 S Received in the Senate


HB 148  
Toth, Steve(R)
Alvarado, Carol(D)
Relating to the limitations period for certain offenses involving dating or family violence.
Bill History: 05-26-21 S Withdrawn from the Local Calendar


HB 164  
Meza, Terry(D)Relating to extreme risk protective orders.
Companions:
HB 395Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 169  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to the criminal penalties for the possession of small amounts of Penalty Group 1 controlled substances and marihuana.
Bill History: 05-05-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 172  
Meza, Terry(D)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(D)Relating to the authority to arrest a person without a warrant.
Bill History: 04-29-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 177  
Bernal, Diego(D)Relating to the enforcement by certain entities of state and federal immigration laws with respect to persons younger than 18 years of age.
Companions:
HB 1795Bernal, Diego(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 179  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to grand jury proceedings.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 182  
Bernal, Diego(D)Relating to the repeal of certain provisions governing state and local enforcement of immigration laws and other provisions related to immigration law.
Companions:
HB 2266Anchia, Rafael(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 672Menendez, Jose(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 187  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)
West, Royce(D)
Relating to the consideration of a subsequent writ of habeas corpus in certain felony cases.
Companions:
SB 1866West, Royce(Identical)
  3-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-18-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice


HB 210  
Meza, Terry(D)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.
Companions:
SB 283Alvarado, Carol(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 212  
Canales, Terry(D)Relating to the inclusion of a magistrate's name on certain signed orders.
Companions:
HB 93Canales, Terry(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 215  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 217  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)
Whitmire, John(D)
Relating to postconviction forensic DNA testing.
Companions:
HB 3424Thompson, Senfronia(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 1884Whitmire, John(Identical)
  3-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-18-21 S Vote failed in committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 225  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)
Relating to the procedure for an application for a writ of habeas corpus based on certain new evidence.
Companions:
HB 3426Thompson, Senfronia(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 1004Hinojosa, Chuy(Identical)
  3-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-18-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice


HB 229  
Meza, Terry(D)Relating to reporting certain orders and convictions to the Department of Public Safety.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 232  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to the placement on community supervision, including deferred adjudication community supervision, of a defendant who is the primary caretaker of a child.
Companions:
HB 1389Thompson, Senfronia(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 239  
Murr, Andrew(R)Relating to the punishment for certain controlled substance offenses committed in a drug-free zone.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 241  
Ortega, Lina(D)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 251  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)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 252  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to certain sentencing procedures in a capital case.
Bill History: 05-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence


HB 259  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to hearings by the Board of Pardons and Paroles regarding clemency matters.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 274  
Meza, Terry(D)Relating to a limitation on the authority to arrest a person for certain misdemeanors punishable by fine only.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 275  
Moody, Joe(D)
Hughes, Bryan(R)
Relating to an application for a writ of habeas corpus based on certain relevant scientific evidence that was not available at the applicant's trial.
Companions:
HB 464Moody, Joe(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 05-18-21 S Vote failed in committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 277  
Collier, Nicole(D)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 309  
Collier, Nicole(D)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 336  
Cain, Briscoe(R)Relating to prohibiting the recognition and enforcement of extreme risk protective orders.
Companions:
SB 548Springer, Drew (F)(Identical)
  3-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 345  
Rose, Toni(D)Relating to the duties and powers of peace officers.
Companions:
HB 745Rose, Toni(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 354  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
Companions:
SB 188Lucio, Eddie(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 356  
Sherman, Carl(D)Relating to the requirements of an affidavit supporting the installation and use of a mobile tracking device.
Companions:
SB 112West, Royce(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 04-26-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 358  
Sherman, Carl(D)Relating to certain technical violations of conditions of community supervision.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Committee action pending House Corrections


HB 366  
Sherman, Carl(D)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 367  
Sherman, Carl(D)Relating to the prosecution and reporting of certain offenses committed because of bias or prejudice.
Bill History: 04-29-21 H Vote failed in committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 369  
Craddick, Tom(R)Relating to the statute of limitations for aggravated assaults involving communicable diseases.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 372  
Gonzalez, Jessica(D)Relating to the representation of certain indigent applicants for a writ of habeas corpus.
Companions:
HB 3500Gonzalez, Jessica (F)(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 05-17-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 385  
Pacheco, Leo(D)
Hughes, Bryan(R)
Relating to conditions of community supervision and procedures applicable to the reduction or termination of a defendant's period of community supervision.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 395  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to extreme risk protective orders.
Companions:
HB 164Meza, Terry(Identical)
  2-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 402  
Hernandez, Ana(D)
Alvarado, Carol(D)
Relating to the use of certain funds derived from criminal asset forfeiture to provide services to domestic victims of trafficking.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 421  
Sherman, Carl(D)Relating to the notice provided by peace officers to adult victims of family violence.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 439  
Canales, Terry(D)Relating to the criminal penalties for possession or delivery of marihuana and marihuana concentrate.
Companions:
SB 151Johnson, Nathan(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 441  
Zwiener, Erin(D)Relating to the criminal and licensing consequences of certain marihuana possession and drug paraphernalia possession offenses.
Bill History: 05-03-21 S Received in the Senate


HB 453  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to protective orders.
Companions:
HB 39Neave, Victoria(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
HB 3466Morales Shaw, Penny (F)(Identical)
  3-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
SB 47Zaffirini, Judith(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


HB 462  
Shaheen, Matt(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of trafficking of persons.
Bill History: 05-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar


HB 465  
Shaheen, Matt(R)
Huffman, Joan(R)
Relating to changing the eligibility for release on parole of certain inmates serving sentences for trafficking offenses involving one or more child victims.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 486  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Companions:
HB 1273Crockett, Jasmine (F)(Identical)
  3- 4-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Committee action pending House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


HB 487  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child and to the minimum age of criminal responsibility.
Companions:
SB 85Miles, Borris(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 05-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar


HB 489  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to providing certain information to criminal defendants before a plea is entered or before the defendant elects to have punishment assessed by a jury.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 491  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the statute of limitations for aggravated assault.
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 492  
Wu, Gene(D)
West, Royce(D)
Relating to a prohibition on the issuance of a warrant authorizing the use of a no-knock entry by a peace officer.
Companions:
HB 1272Crockett, Jasmine (F)(Identical)
  4-19-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2009Reynolds, Ron(Identical)
  3-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 4464Deshotel, Joe(Identical)
  3-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 175Miles, Borris(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-30-21 S Senate adopted conference report (Vote: Y: 30/N: 1)


HB 496  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to a peace officer's duty to display and provide the officer's name and identification number.
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 497  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the deduction of a fee from certain funds withdrawn from a court registry in certain criminal cases.
Bill History: 04-26-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 498  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the prosecution of and penalties for possession of one ounce or less of marihuana.
Companions:
SB 1989Miles, Borris(Identical)
  3-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 536  
Meza, Terry(D)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 556  
White, James(R)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.
Companions:
SB 181Johnson, Nathan(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 561  
Israel, Celia(D)Relating to the repeal of the authority of political subdivisions to adopt or enforce juvenile curfews.
Companions:
HB 1332Israel, Celia(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 1486Hughes, Bryan(Identical)
  5-24-21 H Referred to House Committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Bill History: 05-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar


HB 562  
Meza, Terry(D)Relating to law enforcement policies regarding de-escalation and proportionate response.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 563  
Meza, Terry(D)Relating to law enforcement policies requiring a peace officer to intervene when another peace officer uses excessive force or commits an offense.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 569  
Sanford, Scott(R)
West, Royce(D)
Relating to credit toward payment of a fine and costs for certain misdemeanants confined in jail or prison before sentencing.
Companions:
SB 192West, Royce(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 585  
Cole, Sheryl(D)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 616  
Dutton, Harold(D)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 657  
Gonzalez, Jessica(D)Relating to the admissibility of certain evidence of intoxication in the prosecution of a criminal offense involving a motor vehicle.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 658  
Gonzalez, Jessica(D)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.
Companions:
SB 324West, Royce(Identical)
  3- 9-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 659  
Gonzalez, Jessica(D)Relating to the disposal of exhibits used in criminal proceedings.
Companions:
HB 3502Gonzalez, Jessica (F)(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 660  
Gonzalez, Jessica(D)Relating to retention and preservation of toxicological evidence of certain intoxication offenses.
Companions:
SB 335Johnson, Nathan(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 667  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure.
Companions:
HB 479Dutton, Harold(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 669  
Longoria, Oscar(D)Relating to donations to certain local charities ordered to be paid as a condition of community supervision.
Companions:
HB 4244Longoria, Oscar(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 679  
Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara(D)
West, Royce(D)
Relating to the standards for attorneys representing indigent defendants in certain capital felony cases.
Bill History: 05-21-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice


HB 689  
Collier, Nicole(D)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 694  
Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara(D)Relating to the issuance of a citation for a criminal trespass offense punishable as a Class B misdemeanor.
Companions:
HB 395Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 961Bettencourt, Paul(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 237Bettencourt, Paul(Identical)
  6-18-21 G Vetoed by the Governor
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 713  
Reynolds, Ron(D)Relating to grand jury proceedings.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 715  
Reynolds, Ron(D)Relating to the appointment by the attorney general of a special prosecutor to prosecute certain offenses that are committed by certain peace officers and that result in serious bodily injury or death.
Companions:
HB 215Reynolds, Ron(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 718  
Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara(D)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 743  
Collier, Nicole(D)Relating to a maximum allowable caseload for certain attorneys.
Bill History: 03-08-21 H Not heard in committee House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 744  
Collier, Nicole(D)Relating to certain duties of law enforcement agencies concerning certain information subject to disclosure to a defendant.
Companions:
SB 111West, Royce(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 05-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar


HB 747  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to spoliation of evidence held for use in a criminal proceeding.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 748  
Dutton, Harold(D)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 757  
Dutton, Harold(D)
Miles, Borris(D)
Relating to the consequences of successfully completing a period of deferred adjudication community supervision.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 766  
Harless, Sam(R)
Kolkhorst, Lois(R)
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: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 772  
Bernal, Diego(D)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 787  
Allen, Alma(D)
Miles, Borris(D)
Relating to conditions of community supervision prohibiting contact with certain persons.
Companions:
HB 373Allen, Alma(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 06-18-21 G Vetoed by the Governor


HB 830  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)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.
Companions:
SB 950Hinojosa, Chuy(Identical)
  3-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
SB 1626Miles, Borris(Identical)
  3-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence


HB 832  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to the duties and powers of peace officers.
Bill History: 04-23-21 H Vote failed in committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 833  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to the use of force to make an arrest or search and to law enforcement policies regarding de-escalation and proportionate response.
Bill History: 04-08-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 834  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)
Relating to requiring the corroboration of certain testimony in a criminal case involving a controlled substance.
Companions:
SB 301Hinojosa, Chuy(Identical)
  3- 9-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-21-21 S Meeting set for 5:40 P.M., Betty King Room - Senate Jurisprudence


HB 836  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to the charging instrument in the prosecution of the offense of resisting arrest.
Bill History: 05-05-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 838  
Johnson, Jarvis(D)Relating to the extent of a defendant's criminal responsibility for the conduct of another in capital felony cases.
Bill History: 04-26-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 839  
Moody, Joe(D)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 841  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to hearings by the Board of Pardons and Paroles regarding clemency matters.
Companions:
SB 685Lucio, Eddie(Identical)
  4- 8-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 04-07-21 H Committee action pending House Corrections


HB 842  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the disclosure in a criminal case of certain criminal history record information.
Companions:
HB 1316Moody, Joe(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 05-03-21 S Received in the Senate


HB 859  
Collier, Nicole(D)Relating to the expunction of all records and files related to arrests for certain decriminalized misdemeanor offenses.
Bill History: 05-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence


HB 869  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with an intellectual disability.
Bill History: 05-07-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 870  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)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: 05-07-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Corrections


HB 894  
Wu, Gene(D)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 921  
White, James(R)Relating to the release of defendants on bail.
Bill History: 04-06-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 931  
Sherman, Carl(D)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 953  
Allen, Alma(D)Relating to the award of diligent participation credit to defendants confined in a state jail felony facility.
Companions:
HB 4566Allen, Alma(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 122Johnson, Nathan(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 04-07-21 H Committee action pending House Corrections


HB 967  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Bill History: 04-19-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


HB 973  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the sealing of and discovery procedures relating to certain recordings of children constituting evidence in a criminal case in a criminal hearing or proceeding.
Bill History: 03-01-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1002  
Lucio III, Eddie(D)Relating to the use of hypnotically induced testimony in a criminal trial.
Companions:
SB 130Hinojosa, Chuy(Refiled from 86R Session)
HB 1599Johnson, Jarvis(Identical)
  3-29-21 H Not heard in committee House Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 281Hinojosa, Chuy(Identical)
  6-18-21 G Vetoed by the Governor
Bill History: 05-19-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 1005  
Leman, Ben(R)
Huffman, Joan(R)
Relating to the requisites of a bail bond given by certain defendants and to conditions of release on bond for certain defendants.
Companions:
SB 317Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  3- 9-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 1006  
Leman, Ben(R)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(R)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(R)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 1086  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the criminal penalties for certain criminal offenses.
Bill History: 05-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar


HB 1091  
Reynolds, Ron(D)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 1103  
Dominguez, Alex(D)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(D)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(D)Relating to the imposition of a supplemental court security fee on conviction of certain criminal offenses.
Bill History: 04-30-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


HB 1125  
Anchia, Rafael(D)Relating to certain duties of law enforcement agencies concerning certain information subject to disclosure to a defendant.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1126  
Anchia, Rafael(D)
Johnson, Nathan(D)
Relating to an application for a writ of habeas corpus in certain felony cases.
Bill History: 05-25-21 S First placement on Senate Intent Calendar for


HB 1127  
Anchia, Rafael(D)
Johnson, Nathan(D)
Relating to an application for a writ of habeas corpus in a community supervision case.
Companions:
SB 332Johnson, Nathan(Identical)
  3- 9-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-26-21 S First placement on Senate Intent Calendar for


HB 1139  
Meyer, Morgan(R)Relating to the statute of limitations for certain offenses committed against children.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1140  
Meyer, Morgan(R)Relating to the statute of limitations for the offense of abandoning or endangering a child.
Companions:
HB 442Meyer, Morgan(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1141  
Ramos, Ana-Maria(D)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 1172  
Howard, Donna(D)
Zaffirini, Judith(D)
Relating to the rights of victims of sexual assault or other prohibited sexual conduct.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 1203  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the expunction of arrest records and files for a criminal offense for which a grand jury finds no bill of indictment.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1212  
Toth, Steve(R)Relating to the disposition of abandoned or unclaimed property seized by a peace officer.
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 1236  
Anchia, Rafael(D)Relating to state, local, and court involvement in determining whether victims and witnesses to an offense and certain detained, arrested, or incarcerated persons are lawfully present in the United States.
Companions:
SB 92Menendez, Jose(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 1272  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to a prohibition on the issuance of a warrant authorizing the use of a no-knock entry by a peace officer.
Companions:
HB 492Wu, Gene(Identical)
  5-30-21 S Senate adopted conference report (Vote: Y: 30/N: 1)
HB 2009Reynolds, Ron(Identical)
  3-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 4464Deshotel, Joe(Identical)
  3-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 175Miles, Borris(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 04-19-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1273  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Companions:
HB 486Wu, Gene(Identical)
  3-22-21 H Committee action pending House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


HB 1293  
Smithee, John(R)Relating to the authority of a court to grant a motion for a new trial in certain criminal cases.
Companions:
SB 698Hughes, Bryan(Identical)
  4- 8-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 04-23-21 S Received in the Senate


HB 1313  
Deshotel, Joe(D)Relating to the recording of the examination and testimony of a witness before a grand jury.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Removed from hearing 03/15/21 - House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1326  
Geren, Charlie(R)Relating to the automatic expunction of arrest records and files for certain public safety employees who successfully complete a public safety employees treatment court program.
Bill History: 03-05-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1329  
Canales, Terry(D)Relating to notice provided to a court regarding a defendant confined in a state jail felony facility.
Bill History: 03-05-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 1331  
Canales, Terry(D)Relating to the admissibility of evidence in an asset forfeiture proceeding and the seizure and forfeiture of certain property.
Companions:
HB 171Canales, Terry(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-05-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1332  
Canales, Terry(D)Relating to prohibiting a person's waiver of a right to an expunction or to an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information with respect to a criminal offense.
Bill History: 03-05-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1340  
Leach, Jeff(R)Relating to the extent of a defendant's criminal responsibility for the conduct of a coconspirator in certain capital felony cases.
Bill History: 05-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence


HB 1352  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)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 1355  
White, James(R)Relating to the presence of a spiritual leader during the execution of a person.
Bill History: 03-05-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 1357  
Harris, Cody(R)Relating to the appointment, powers, duties, rights, and privileges of special Texas constables.
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 1388  
Minjarez, Ina(D)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 1396  
White, James(R)Relating to law enforcement agencies and policies and procedures affecting peace officers.
Bill History: 05-12-21 H Bill pronounced dead by procedural action


HB 1402  
Johnson, Ann (F)(D)Relating to a criminal offense committed against a person because of bias or prejudice on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1419  
Hull, Lacey (F)(R)
Alvarado, Carol(D)
Relating to the duties of a law enforcement agency regarding missing children and missing persons and regarding unidentified bodies.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 1426  
Shaheen, Matt(R)Relating to the forensic medical examination of a victim of sexual assault who is a minor.
Bill History: 03-05-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 1430  
Dutton, Harold(D)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.
Companions:
SB 1552Hinojosa, Chuy(Identical)
  3-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Committee action pending House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


HB 1441  
Schaefer, Matt(R)Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure.
Bill History: 05-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence


HB 1509  
Murphy, Jim(R)Relating to enhancing the criminal penalties for certain repeat and habitual offenders.
Companions:
SB 2007Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  3-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-10-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 1513  
Zwiener, Erin(D)Relating to law enforcement policies prohibiting a peace officer from using less lethal projectiles for the purpose of controlling the activity or movement of a gathering of people.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 1540  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)
Huffman, Joan(R)
Relating to regulation of certain facilities and establishments with respect to, civil remedies for certain criminal activities affecting, and certain criminal offenses involving health, safety, and welfare.
Companions:
SB 1036Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  3-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 1565  
Paddie, Chris(R)
Buckingham, Dawn(R)
Relating to the continuation and transfer of the regulation of willed body programs to the Texas Funeral Service Commission and to the creation of the State Anatomical Advisory Committee.
Companions:
SB 701Buckingham, Dawn(Identical)
  3-16-21 S Committee action pending Senate Business and Commerce
Bill History: 05-27-21 S Senate appointed conference committee
Buckingham, Schwertner, Campbell, Lucio and Paxton


HB 1581  
Davis, Yvonne(D)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 1599  
Johnson, Jarvis(D)Relating to the use of hypnotically induced testimony in a criminal trial.
Companions:
SB 130Hinojosa, Chuy(Refiled from 86R Session)
HB 1002Lucio III, Eddie(Identical)
  5-19-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice
SB 281Hinojosa, Chuy(Identical)
  6-18-21 G Vetoed by the Governor
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Not heard in committee House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1605  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to the establishment of the inmate legal services office and to the appointment and compensation of certain legal counsel for certain indigent inmates and other persons in secure correctional facilities.
Bill History: 04-28-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1609  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to the criminal penalties for possession of marihuana.
Bill History: 04-29-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1614  
Collier, Nicole(D)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 1636  
Sherman, Carl(D)Relating to allowing therapy or facility dogs to accompany a child or a person with a disability during testimony in certain criminal cases.
Companions:
SB 492West, Royce(Identical)
  3- 9-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 04-19-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1642  
Sherman, Carl(D)Relating to official oppression and to law enforcement policies requiring peace officers to report certain peace officer misconduct.
Bill History: 03-09-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 1645  
Sherman, Carl(D)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 1654  
Wilson, Terry(R)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(D)Relating to the confidentiality of certain autopsy records.
Bill History: 05-17-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Health and Human Services


HB 1684  
Harless, Sam(R)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 1709  
Neave, Victoria(D)Relating to status offenses committed by a child, including the repeal of the status offense of a child voluntarily running away from home.
Companions:
SB 404Johnson, Nathan(Identical)
  3- 9-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-17-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence


HB 1711  
Dominguez, Alex(D)Relating to the eligibility of certain attorneys to be employed by a public defender's office.
Companions:
HB 1457Dominguez, Alex (F)(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-10-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1712  
Dominguez, Alex(D)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 1717  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to the state's continuing duty to disclose exculpatory, impeachment, or mitigating evidence in a criminal case and prohibited retaliation against local assistant prosecutors for discharging that duty.
Companions:
SB 1903Whitmire, John(Identical)
  3-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-03-21 S Received in the Senate


HB 1735  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to criminal penalties for possession offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
Bill History: 03-10-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1757  
Krause, Matt(R)Relating to recordings of peace officer performance of official duties and interactions with the public.
Bill History: 05-04-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence


HB 1766  
Anchia, Rafael(D)Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons.
Companions:
SB 641West, Royce(Identical)
  3-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 04-21-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 1775  
Tinderholt, Tony(R)Relating to increased penalties for the offense of trafficking of persons that involves a child victim or the death of any victim.
Bill History: 03-10-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1783  
White, James(R)Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child and to the minimum age of criminal responsibility.
Bill History: 04-27-21 S Received in the Senate


HB 1814  
Gonzalez, Jessica(D)Relating to the confidentiality of and discovery procedures relating to certain material regarding the protection or security of a witness.
Companions:
SB 508West, Royce(Identical)
  5- 3-21 S Placed on the Senate Calendar for
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1837  
Gonzalez, Mary(D)Relating to motorcycle profiling by peace officers.
Companions:
SB 2141Blanco, Cesar (F)(Identical)
  3-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-07-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


HB 1838  
Gonzalez, Mary(D)Relating to intelligence databases for combinations and criminal street gangs.
Bill History: 05-13-21 S Received in the Senate


HB 1893  
Smithee, John(R)Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a blood specimen from certain persons in certain intoxication offenses.
Companions:
SB 1447Johnson, Nathan (F)(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 1047Seliger, Kel(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 03-11-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1894  
White, James(R)Relating to a clemency review of certain felony offenders by the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Committee action pending House Corrections


HB 1927  
Schaefer, Matt(R)
Schwertner, Charles(R)
Relating to the carrying of a firearm by a person 21 years of age or older and who is not otherwise prohibited from possessing the firearm and to criminal offenses otherwise related to the carrying of a firearm.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 1943  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to requiring law enforcement agencies to adopt policies prohibiting a peace officer from discharging a firearm at or in the direction of a moving vehicle.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 1944  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to automatic expunction of arrest records and files for certain persons who are tried for an offense and subsequently acquitted.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Removed from hearing 04/19/21 - House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1952  
Ordaz Perez, Claudia (F)(D)Relating to the oversight of a public defender's office by a county's chief administrator.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House County Affairs


HB 1954  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to the penalty for certain offenders for possession of a small amount of certain controlled substances.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1996  
Canales, Terry(D)Relating to a special bill of review to reform a final judgment of forfeiture of a bail bond.
Companions:
HB 179Canales, Terry(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 1997  
Canales, Terry(D)Relating to the release on bail of a defendant arrested following a violation of a condition of community supervision.
Companions:
HB 173Canales, Terry(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 2009  
Reynolds, Ron(D)Relating to a prohibition on the issuance of a warrant authorizing the use of a no-knock entry by a peace officer.
Companions:
HB 492Wu, Gene(Identical)
  5-30-21 S Senate adopted conference report (Vote: Y: 30/N: 1)
HB 1272Crockett, Jasmine (F)(Identical)
  4-19-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 4464Deshotel, Joe(Identical)
  3-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 175Miles, Borris(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 2011  
Reynolds, Ron(D)Relating to a duty for peace officers to intervene and make a report when a peace officer uses excessive force.
Companions:
SB 68Miles, Borris(Identical)
  5-31-21 S Set on the Senate Items Eligible Calendar
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 2069  
Coleman, Garnet(D)Relating to the prevention of discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 2077  
Reynolds, Ron(D)Relating to bail proceedings and related duties of a magistrate in a criminal case.
Bill History: 05-07-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 2141  
Rodriguez, Eddie(D)Relating to reporting the loss or theft of a firearm.
Companions:
HB 1207Rodriguez, Eddie(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 2146  
Allen, Alma(D)Relating to the punishment of certain controlled substance offenses committed in a drug-free zone.
Companions:
HB 2200Thompson, Senfronia(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 05-10-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 2170  
Raymond, Richard(D)Relating to reimbursing a commissioners court and certain individuals for the reasonable costs of transporting a body for the purpose of an autopsy.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Committee action pending House County Affairs


HB 2190  
White, James(R)Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for certain state jail felony offenders, including the creation of a pretrial intervention program for certain state jail felony offenders.
Bill History: 03-23-21 H Removed from hearing 03/24/21 - House Corrections


HB 2233  
Ramos, Ana-Maria(D)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 2282  
Toth, Steve(R)Relating to district and county attorney counsel in federal enforcement of laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunitions within the State of Texas.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 2285  
Parker, Tan(R)Relating to the regulation of and criminal offenses occurring near certain child-care facilities and age restrictions on persons employed by or allowed on the premises of a sexually oriented business.
Bill History: 04-09-21 H Committee action pending Licensing and Administrative Procedures


HB 2315  
Turner, John(D)
Huffman, Joan(R)
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: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 2327  
Frullo, John(R)Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for operating a watercraft while intoxicated with a child passenger.
Bill History: 05-05-21 H Bill pronounced dead by procedural action


HB 2334  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to prohibiting a peace officer from using less lethal devices to control the activity or movement of a nonviolent gathering of persons or disperse persons engaging in protected speech or expressive conduct.
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 2338  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to the expunction of all records and files related to arrests for certain misdemeanor offenses.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Removed from hearing 04/19/21 - House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 2352  
Parker, Tan(R)
Huffman, Joan(R)
Relating to an educational and vocational training pilot program for certain state jail felony defendants and certain inmates released on parole.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 2381  
Larson, Lyle(R)Relating to the establishment of the Texas Energy and Communications Commission to consolidate the functions of the Public Utility Commission of Texas and the Railroad Commission of Texas.
Companions:
SB 853Menendez, Jose(Identical)
  3-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 2383  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to access to certain law enforcement, corrections, and prosecutorial records under the public information law.
Companions:
SB 975West, Royce(Identical)
  3-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 2436  
Davis, Yvonne(D)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: 04-19-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 2441  
White, James(R)Relating to the imposition and collection of fines, fees, and court costs in criminal cases.
Bill History: 05-07-21 H Laid on the table - subject to call - see SB 1373


HB 2446  
Canales, Terry(D)
Perry, Charles(R)
Relating to the reimbursement of expenses to certain counsel appointed to represent a defendant in a criminal proceeding.
Bill History: 05-26-21 S Withdrawn from the Local Calendar


HB 2448  
Canales, Terry(D)
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)
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: 06-18-21 G Vetoed by the Governor


HB 2452  
Campos, Liz (F)(D)Relating to law enforcement policies prohibiting a peace officer from making a motor vehicle stop on the shoulder of certain highways.
Bill History: 03-16-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 2461  
Landgraf, Brooks(R)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 2462  
Neave, Victoria(D)
Paxton, Angela(R)
Relating to a forensic medical examination occurring with respect to a sexual assault reported to a law enforcement agency.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 2508  
Smith, Reggie(R)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 2553  
Thierry, Shawn(D)Relating to a prohibition on the issuance of a warrant authorizing the use of a no-knock entry by a peace officer in certain municipalities.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 2579  
Leach, Jeff(R)Relating to court reporting.
Bill History: 05-10-21 H Bill pronounced dead by procedural action


HB 2588  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)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 2589  
Howard, Donna(D)Relating to crime scene investigation services.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 2608  
Collier, Nicole(D)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 2631  
Krause, Matt(R)Relating to the use of in-custody informant testimony in a criminal trial.
Bill History: 04-27-21 S Received in the Senate


HB 2650  
Johnson, Jarvis(D)Relating to law enforcement agency policies regarding the placement of a child taken into possession by a peace officer during the arrest of a person.
Companions:
SB 334West, Royce(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 04-22-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 2655  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to a Department of Public Safety database concerning peace officer misconduct.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 2669  
Guillen, Ryan(D)
Zaffirini, Judith(D)
Relating to the confidentiality of a child's criminal records related to certain misdemeanor offenses.
Companions:
HB 3647Guillen, Ryan(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 2684  
Canales, Terry(D)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 2706  
Howard, Donna(D)
Nelson, Jane(R)
Relating to the reporting of sexual assault and other sex offenses, to the emergency services and care provided to victims of those offenses, and to the processes associated with preserving and analyzing the evidence.
Companions:
SB 1299Nelson, Jane(Identical)
  3-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 2733  
Tinderholt, Tony(R)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: 05-10-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 2772  
Campos, Liz (F)(D)Relating to the definitions of family violence and household member for purposes of crime victims' compensation.
Bill History: 04-27-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


HB 2783  
Gonzalez, Jessica(D)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 2784  
Gonzalez, Jessica(D)Relating to a defendant's payment of costs associated with a court-appointed counsel.
Companions:
HB 2973Gonzalez, Jessica (F)(Refiled from 86R Session)
HB 4605White, James(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 2791  
Johnson, Jarvis(D)Relating to confinement and treatment in a substance abuse felony punishment facility under a plea bargain agreement.
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 2794  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to evidence in prosecutions of trafficking or certain sexual offenses.
Bill History: 05-07-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 2795  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to the offense of solicitation of prostitution and certain other consequences of that offense.
Bill History: 05-17-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 2852  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the taking of a specimen to test for intoxication and retention and preservation of toxicological evidence of certain intoxication offenses.
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 2878  
Goodwin, Vikki(D)Relating to extreme risk protective orders.
Companions:
SB 1742Whitmire, John(Identical)
  3-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 2895  
Romero, Ramon(D)Relating to law enforcement policies for peace officer response to certain family violence offenses.
Companions:
SB 1848Powell, Beverly(Identical)
  3-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 2901  
Rodriguez, Eddie(D)Relating to reporting requirements for certain in-custody deaths.
Bill History: 04-21-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 2915  
Schofield, Mike(R)Relating to the role of a jury in a criminal case.
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 2916  
Schofield, Mike(R)Relating to the enforcement of certain laws by the attorney general.
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3014  
Lucio III, Eddie(D)Relating to the right of one immediate family member of certain deceased peace officers to make an oral statement regarding the terms of a plea bargain agreement.
Companions:
HB 3097Lucio III, Eddie(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-19-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3016  
Moody, Joe(D)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: 05-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence


HB 3017  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to criminal liability for reporting false information to draw an emergency response.
Companions:
SB 1056Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 04-23-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 3022  
Herrero, Abel(D)Relating to the expunction of arrest records and files by a statutory county court.
Bill History: 05-06-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence


HB 3024  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to civil and criminal liability for doxing.
Companions:
SB 1691Miles, Borris(Identical)
  3-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-19-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3048  
White, James(R)Relating to a designated law enforcement office or agency.
Bill History: 03-19-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3064  
Metcalf, Will(R)Relating to creating the criminal offense of boating while intoxicated with a child passenger.
Bill History: 03-19-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3075  
Coleman, Garnet(D)Relating to the collection and reporting of certain information regarding mental health jail diversion.
Companions:
SB 1844Eckhardt, Sarah (F)(Identical)
  3-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 3110  
Meyer, Morgan(R)Relating to possession or promotion of child sexual abuse material.
Bill History: 05-17-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 3170  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to the mandatory placement on deferred adjudication community supervision of certain defendants charged with possession of certain substances listed in Penalty Group 2 under the Texas Controlled Subst
Bill History: 03-19-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3185  
Krause, Matt(R)Relating to crime victims' compensation.
Companions:
SB 957Zaffirini, Judith(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 05-10-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Appropriations


HB 3194  
Meza, Terry(D)Relating to the presence of a spiritual leader during the execution of a person.
Bill History: 03-19-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 3224  
Leach, Jeff(R)Relating to the exclusion of certain witnesses during a criminal proceeding.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3249  
Gonzalez, Jessica(D)Relating to prohibiting the arrest of a person for a violation of a condition of community supervision based on certain drug test results.
Companions:
HB 2974Gonzalez, Jessica (F)(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-19-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 3315  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to the creation of a pretrial intervention program for certain youth offenders.
Bill History: 05-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 3316  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to the duties of peace officers investigating a family violence allegation or responding to a disturbance call that may involve family violence.
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 3325  
Lozano, Jose(R)Relating to the terminology used to describe transportation-related accidents.
Companions:
SB 1945Lucio, Eddie(Identical)
  3-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation
Bill History: 05-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Transportation


HB 3350  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to a protective order regarding a defendant charged with certain offenses against persons or property.
Bill History: 04-19-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3363  
Harless, Sam(R)
West, Royce(D)
Relating to the issuance and execution of certain search warrants in a criminal investigation and the admissibility of evidence obtained through certain searches.
Companions:
SB 1867West, Royce(Identical)
  3-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 3392  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the authority of a court to grant a commutation of punishment to certain individuals serving a term of imprisonment.
Bill History: 05-03-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3421  
Hinojosa, Gina(D)Relating to grand jury proceedings.
Companions:
SB 1119Johnson, Nathan(Identical)
  3-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3432  
Murr, Andrew(R)Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators.
Companions:
SB 906Perry, Charles(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 05-14-21 H Withdrawn from the Local Calendar


HB 3452  
White, James(R)
Buckingham, Dawn(R)
Relating to granting limited state law enforcement authority to special agents of the Office of Export Enforcement of the United States Department of Commerce.
Bill History: 06-16-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 3463  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to determining the residence of incarcerated persons.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 3466  
Morales Shaw, Penny (F)(D)Relating to protective orders.
Companions:
HB 39Neave, Victoria(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
HB 453Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
SB 47Zaffirini, Judith(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


HB 3478  
Rose, Toni(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of reckless driving and racing on a highway and to the forfeiture of contraband relating to that conduct.
Bill History: 03-25-21 H Removed from hearing 03/29/21 - House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3483  
Rose, Toni(D)Relating to increasing the punishment for the criminal offense of making a false alarm or report to cause action by a law enforcement agency against another person and for making that false alarm.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 3484  
Rose, Toni(D)Relating to the authority to arrest a person without a warrant.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 3505  
White, James(R)Relating to authorizing a court to require defendants confined in a penal institution to appear by videoconference in criminal cases.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3508  
Ellzey, Jake (F)(R)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 3547  
Allen, Alma(D)Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information.
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Committee action pending House Corrections


HB 3555  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the disposition and use of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3586  
Sherman, Carl(D)Relating to the creation of the Texas Sentencing Commission and to the collection and analysis of certain criminal sentencing information.
Bill History: 05-03-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3598  
Leach, Jeff(R)Relating to increasing the minimum term of imprisonment and changing the eligibility for community supervision, mandatory supervision, and parole for persons convicted of intoxication manslaughter.
Bill History: 05-17-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 3602  
Reynolds, Ron(D)Relating to peace officers and the investigation and prosecution of criminal offenses.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 3607  
Leach, Jeff(R)Relating to nonsubstantive additions to, revisions of, and corrections in enacted codes, to the nonsubstantive codification or disposition of various laws omitted from enacted codes.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 3611  
Leach, Jeff(R)Relating to remotely conducting court proceedings in this state.
Companions:
SB 690Zaffirini, Judith(Identical)
  4-22-21 S Committee action pending Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 05-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar


HB 3652  
Slawson, Shelby (F)(R)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.
Companions:
SB 912Buckingham, Dawn(Identical)
  5-25-21 H Set on the House Calendar
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 3660  
White, James(R)
Perry, Charles(R)
Relating to youth diversion programs for children accused of certain fine-only offenses and related criminal justice matters.
Companions:
SB 512Perry, Charles(Identical)
  4- 8-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-25-21 S First placement on Senate Intent Calendar for


HB 3670  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to appointing a court attorney using the Texas Indigent Defense software
Bill History: 04-15-21 H Removed from hearing 04/19/21 - House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3671  
Johnson, Julie(D)Relating to the reporting of certain orders and convictions to the Department of Public Safety and Federal Bureau of Investigation for use with the National Instant Criminal Background Check System for the transfer of firearms.
Bill History: 05-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar


HB 3692  
Johnson, Julie(D)Relating to preparation of an appellate record in civil and criminal appeals.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


HB 3723  
Crockett, Jasmine (F)(D)Relating to misconduct and standards of conduct applicable to certain persons licensed by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.
Companions:
SB 988Hinojosa, Chuy(Identical)
  3-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 3756  
Goldman, Craig(R)Relating to airport police forces, including the authority to commission peace officers and the rights, privileges, and duties of those officers.
Companions:
SB 1550Nelson, Jane(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 05-11-21 H Withdrawn from the Local Calendar


HB 3760  
Oliverson, Tom(R)Relating to information regarding perinatal palliative care, regulation of abortion, and the availability of certain defenses to prosecution for homicide and assault offenses.
Companions:
SB 1647Perry, Charles(Identical)
  4-30-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Public Health
Bill History: 05-11-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Public Health


HB 3766  
Dominguez, Alex(D)Relating to donations to local charities ordered to be paid as a condition of community supervision.
Bill History: 03-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 3772  
White, James(R)Relating to the criminal and licensing consequences of certain criminal offenses involving the possession or delivery of marihuana and cannabis concentrate or possession of drug paraphernalia.
Companions:
SB 1175Johnson, Nathan(Identical)
  3-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 05-06-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3774  
Leach, Jeff(R)
Huffman, Joan(R)
Relating to the operation and administration of and practice and procedure related to proceedings in the judicial branch of state government.
Companions:
SB 1530Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  5- 7-21 H Referred to House Committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


HB 3789  
Guillen, Ryan(D)Relating to the statute of limitations for tampering with certain physical evidence.
Bill History: 05-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 3830  
Collier, Nicole(D)Relating to certain continuing duties of the state that relate to exculpatory evidence in a criminal case.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Removed from hearing 03/29/21 - House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3831  
Geren, Charlie(R)Relating to a limitation on the use of certain unsubstantiated information relating to peace officer misconduct.
Companions:
SB 1894Creighton, Brandon(Identical)
  3-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-23-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 3917  
Johnson, Ann (F)(D)Relating to the rights of victims of sexual assault.
Bill History: 04-28-21 H Committee action pending House Public Health


HB 3977  
Moody, Joe(D)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.
Companions:
SB 1511Zaffirini, Judith(Identical)
  3-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health


HB 3986  
Guillen, Ryan(D)
Zaffirini, Judith(D)
Relating to uncollectible fines, fees, and court costs in criminal actions and proceedings.
Bill History: 05-22-21 S Recommended for Local/Uncontested Calendar


HB 3988  
Guillen, Ryan(D)Relating to the procedures governing the prosecution of misdemeanor offenses in the jurisdiction of the justice and municipal courts.
Bill History: 05-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar


HB 4069  
Middleton, Mayes(R)Relating to abolition of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission and the transfer of the regulation of alcoholic beverages to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
Companions:
SB 1975Springer, Drew (F)(Identical)
  3-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce
Bill History: 04-07-21 H Sent to subcommittee Licensing and Administrative Procedures


HB 4102  
Johnson, Jarvis(D)Relating to certain substance abuse treatment programs operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Corrections


HB 4122  
Rose, Toni(D)Relating to prohibiting certain discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 4145  
Coleman, Garnet(D)Relating to criminal justice.
Companions:
SB 1775Whitmire, John(Identical)
  3-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 04-23-21 H Vote failed in committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 4175  
Landgraf, Brooks(R)Relating to the prosecution and punishment of strangulation, rehabilitation of offenders and services for victims of strangulation, and procedures for law enforcement.
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 4184  
Guillen, Ryan(D)Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain drug and alcohol related court-ordered educational programs.
Companions:
SB 1480Johnson, Nathan(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 05-17-21 S Received in the Senate


HB 4185  
Reynolds, Ron(D)Relating to the establishment of the Texas Institute for Community Policing at the University of Houston.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 4187  
Johnson, Jarvis(D)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 4212  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to procedures regarding defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or intellectual disability.
Companions:
SB 1739Zaffirini, Judith(Identical)
  3-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-14-21 S Received in the Senate


HB 4237  
Kuempel, John(R)Relating to the authorization, licensing, and regulation of casino gaming in this state and the creation, powers, and duties of the Texas Gaming Commission.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 4248  
Harris, Cody(R)Relating to the requirement for certain persons to provide information to a peace officer.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 4250  
Minjarez, Ina(D)Relating to the investigation and punishment of certain sexual assaults, to protective orders issued on the basis of certain sexual assaults, to crime victims' compensation.
Companions:
SB 623Blanco, Cesar (F)(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 04-07-21 H Committee action pending House Defense and Veterans' Affairs


HB 4254  
Morales Shaw, Penny (F)(D)Relating to a criminal offense committed against a person because of bias or prejudice on the basis of gender identity or expression.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 4281  
Sherman, Carl(D)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 4282  
Morales Shaw, Penny (F)(D)Relating to creating the criminal offense of possession of an animal by a person convicted of multiple offenses involving animal cruelty and to conditions of punishment.
Bill History: 05-07-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 4295  
Bell, Keith(R)
Johnson, Nathan(D)
Relating to the authorized release and confidentiality of an autopsy report.
Bill History: 05-26-21 S Withdrawn from the Local Calendar


HB 4308  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to prohibiting seeking or imposing the death penalty on the basis of a person's race or ethnicity.
Companions:
SB 2034Menendez, Jose(Identical)
  3-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 4337  
Collier, Nicole(D)Relating to authority of a court to reduce or modify a defendant's sentence.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 4354  
Coleman, Garnet(D)Relating to the administration of medication to certain persons in the custody of a sheriff.
Companions:
SB 944Eckhardt, Sarah (F)(Identical)
  3-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 05-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence


HB 4371  
Allen, Alma(D)Relating to juvenile justice reform, including the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child and the age of criminal responsibility.
Bill History: 04-29-21 H Vote failed in committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


HB 4398  
Coleman, Garnet(D)Relating to the disposition of forfeited assets.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health


HB 4433  
Gonzalez, Jessica(D)Relating to public access to hearings or other proceedings for setting bail.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 4464  
Deshotel, Joe(D)Relating to a prohibition on the issuance of a warrant authorizing the use of a no-knock entry by a peace officer.
Companions:
HB 492Wu, Gene(Identical)
  5-30-21 S Senate adopted conference report (Vote: Y: 30/N: 1)
HB 1272Crockett, Jasmine (F)(Identical)
  4-19-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2009Reynolds, Ron(Identical)
  3-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 175Miles, Borris(Identical)
  3- 3-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 4485  
Guillen, Ryan(D)Relating to the release of a defendant arrested for a misdemeanor punishable by fine only.
Bill History: 05-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence


HB 4486  
Guillen, Ryan(D)Relating to procedures for identifying defendants suspected of having a mental illness or intellectual disability.
Bill History: 05-17-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice


HB 4516  
White, James(R)Relating to the authority to arrest a person without a warrant.
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 4644  
Noble, Candy(R)Relating to the criminal jurisdiction of magistrates appointed by the Collin County Commissioners Court.
Bill History: 04-19-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


SB 7  
Hughes, Bryan(R)
Cain, Briscoe(R)
Relating to elections, including election integrity and security.
Bill History: 05-30-21 H Discussion of the conference committee report on SB 7 was
terminated with the loss of a quorum at 10:40 p.m., Sunday,
May 30, 2021.


SB 21  
Huffman, Joan(R)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: 04-20-21 H Referred to House Committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


SB 41  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)
Leach, Jeff(R)
Relating to the consolidation and allocation of of state civil court costs.
Companions:
SB 39Zaffirini, Judith(Refiled from 86R Session)
HB 4417Moody, Joe(Identical)
  3-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence
Bill History: 01-01-22 G Earliest effective date


SB 47  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)Relating to protective orders.
Companions:
HB 39Neave, Victoria(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
HB 453Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
HB 3466Morales Shaw, Penny (F)(Identical)
  3-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 48  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)
Lucio III, Eddie(D)
Relating to conditions of community supervision for defendants convicted of certain criminal offenses involving animals.
Companions:
HB 2012Lucio III, Eddie(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 49  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)
Murr, Andrew(R)
Relating to a written report regarding a defendant suspected of having a mental illness or an intellectual disability.
Bill History: 06-18-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 68  
Miles, Borris(D)
Reynolds, Ron(D)
Relating to a duty for peace officers to intervene and make a report when a peace officer uses excessive force.
Companions:
HB 2011Reynolds, Ron(Identical)
  3-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 05-31-21 S Set on the Senate Items Eligible Calendar


SB 70  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to use of force reporting by peace officers.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 71  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to law enforcement policies regarding the use of force by peace officers.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 72  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to requiring law enforcement agencies to adopt a policy regarding the discharge of a firearm by a peace officer at or in the direction of a moving vehicle.
Companions:
HB 95Meza, Terry(Identical)
  2-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 80  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with an intellectual disability.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 81  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to making certain false alarms or reports because of bias or prejudice.
Companions:
HB 595Rosenthal, Jon (F)(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 187Miles, Borris(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 84  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to lethal violence protective orders.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 85  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child and to the minimum age of criminal responsibility.
Companions:
HB 487Wu, Gene(Identical)
  5-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 92  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to state, local, and court involvement in determining whether victims and witnesses to an offense and certain detained, arrested, or incarcerated persons are lawfully present in the United States.
Companions:
HB 1236Anchia, Rafael(Identical)
  3- 4-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 110  
West, Royce(D)Relating to extreme risk protective orders.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 111  
West, Royce(D)
Collier, Nicole(D)
Relating to certain duties of law enforcement agencies concerning certain information subject to disclosure to a defendant.
Companions:
HB 744Collier, Nicole(Identical)
  5-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 112  
West, Royce(D)
Harless, Sam(R)
Relating to the requirements of an affidavit supporting the installation and use of a mobile tracking device.
Companions:
HB 356Sherman, Carl(Identical)
  4-26-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 122  
Johnson, Nathan(D)Relating to the award of diligent participation credit to defendants confined in a state jail felony facility.
Companions:
HB 4566Allen, Alma(Refiled from 86R Session)
HB 953Allen, Alma(Identical)
  4- 7-21 H Committee action pending House Corrections
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 151  
Johnson, Nathan(D)Relating to the criminal penalties for possession or delivery of marihuana and marihuana concentrate.
Companions:
HB 439Canales, Terry(Identical)
  4- 6-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 161  
West, Royce(D)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.
Companions:
HB 88Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  3-25-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 11-10-20 S Filed


SB 164  
Blanco, Cesar (F)(D)Relating to notice for certain defendants regarding the unlawful possession or acquisition of a firearm or ammunition.
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 175  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to a prohibition on the issuance of a warrant authorizing the use of a no-knock entry by a peace officer.
Companions:
HB 492Wu, Gene(Identical)
  5-30-21 S Senate adopted conference report (Vote: Y: 30/N: 1)
HB 1272Crockett, Jasmine (F)(Identical)
  4-19-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2009Reynolds, Ron(Identical)
  3-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 4464Deshotel, Joe(Identical)
  3-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 181  
Johnson, Nathan(D)
White, James(R)
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.
Companions:
HB 556White, James(Identical)
  3- 1-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 188  
Lucio, Eddie(D)Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
Companions:
HB 354Dutton, Harold(Identical)
  2-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 189  
Lucio, Eddie(D)Relating to certain sentencing procedures in a capital case.
Companions:
SB 716Lucio, Eddie(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 192  
West, Royce(D)Relating to credit toward payment of a fine and costs for certain misdemeanants confined in jail or prison before sentencing.
Companions:
HB 569Sanford, Scott(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 237  
Bettencourt, Paul(R)
Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara(D)
Relating to the issuance of a citation for a criminal trespass offense punishable as a Class B misdemeanor.
Companions:
HB 395Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 961Bettencourt, Paul(Refiled from 86R Session)
HB 694Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara(Identical)
  3- 1-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 06-18-21 G Vetoed by the Governor


SB 281  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)
Lucio III, Eddie(D)
Relating to the use of hypnotically induced testimony in a criminal trial.
Companions:
SB 130Hinojosa, Chuy(Refiled from 86R Session)
HB 1002Lucio III, Eddie(Identical)
  5-19-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice
HB 1599Johnson, Jarvis(Identical)
  3-29-21 H Not heard in committee House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 06-18-21 G Vetoed by the Governor


SB 283  
Alvarado, Carol(D)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.
Companions:
HB 210Meza, Terry(Identical)
  2-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 301  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)Relating to requiring the corroboration of certain testimony in a criminal case involving a controlled substance.
Companions:
HB 834Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  5-21-21 S Meeting set for 5:40 P.M., Betty King Room, Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 317  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to the requisites of a bail bond given by certain defendants and to conditions of release on bond for certain defendants.
Companions:
HB 1005Leman, Ben(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 324  
West, Royce(D)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.
Companions:
HB 658Gonzalez, Jessica(Identical)
  3- 1-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 332  
Johnson, Nathan(D)Relating to an application for a writ of habeas corpus in a community supervision case.
Companions:
HB 1127Anchia, Rafael(Identical)
  5-26-21 S First placement on Senate Intent Calendar for
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 335  
Johnson, Nathan(D)
Wu, Gene(D)
Relating to retention and preservation of toxicological evidence of certain intoxication offenses.
Companions:
HB 660Gonzalez, Jessica(Identical)
  3- 1-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 343  
Kolkhorst, Lois(R)
Harless, Sam(R)
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: 05-20-21 H Bill pronounced dead by procedural action


SB 351  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to changing the eligibility for release on parole of certain inmates serving sentences for certain offenses involving family violence.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 404  
Johnson, Nathan(D)Relating to status offenses committed by a child, including the repeal of the status offense of a child voluntarily running away from home.
Companions:
HB 1709Neave, Victoria(Identical)
  5-17-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 451  
West, Royce(D)Relating to the release of a child taken into possession by a law enforcement officer.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 470  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)Relating to the regulation of individuals and entities that conduct forensic analyses, examinations, and tests.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 492  
West, Royce(D)Relating to allowing therapy or facility dogs to accompany a child or a person with a disability during testimony in certain criminal cases.
Companions:
HB 1636Sherman, Carl(Identical)
  4-19-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 495  
Kolkhorst, Lois(R)
Harless, Sam(R)
Relating to certain rights of crime victims.
Bill History: 05-23-21 H Reported favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


SB 508  
West, Royce(D)Relating to the confidentiality of and discovery procedures relating to certain material regarding the protection or security of a witness.
Companions:
HB 1814Gonzalez, Jessica(Identical)
  4-12-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 05-03-21 S Placed on the Senate Calendar for


SB 509  
Perry, Charles(R)Relating to the amount of the reimbursement fee paid by a defendant for a peace officer's services in executing or processing an arrest warrant, capias, or capias pro fine.
Bill History: 03-09-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 512  
Perry, Charles(R)Relating to youth diversion programs for children accused of certain fine-only offenses and related criminal justice matters.
Companions:
HB 3660White, James(Identical)
  5-25-21 S First placement on Senate Intent Calendar for
Bill History: 04-08-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice


SB 529  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to retention and preservation of toxicological evidence of certain intoxication offenses.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 532  
Bettencourt, Paul(R)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(R)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 548  
Springer, Drew (F)(R)Relating to prohibiting the recognition and enforcement of extreme risk protective orders.
Companions:
HB 336Cain, Briscoe(Identical)
  2-25-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 553  
Blanco, Cesar (F)(D)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 623  
Blanco, Cesar (F)(D)
Minjarez, Ina(D)
Relating to the investigation and punishment of certain sexual assaults, to protective orders issued on the basis of certain sexual assaults, to the victims' compensation.
Companions:
HB 4250Minjarez, Ina(Identical)
  4- 7-21 H Committee action pending House Defense and Veterans' Affairs
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 641  
West, Royce(D)Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons.
Companions:
HB 1766Anchia, Rafael(Identical)
  4-21-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 652  
Eckhardt, Sarah (F)(D)Relating to the criminal penalties for delivery and possession of marihuana and citations given for those offenses.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 664  
Powell, Beverly(D)Relating to procedures for peace officers and emergency medical services personnel who respond to calls involving an alleged or suspected act of strangulation.
Bill History: 04-08-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice


SB 685  
Lucio, Eddie(D)Relating to hearings by the Board of Pardons and Paroles regarding clemency matters.
Companions:
HB 841Moody, Joe(Identical)
  4- 7-21 H Committee action pending House Corrections
Bill History: 04-08-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice


SB 690  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)Relating to remotely conducting court proceedings in this state.
Companions:
HB 3611Leach, Jeff(Identical)
  5-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar
Bill History: 04-22-21 S Committee action pending Senate State Affairs


SB 698  
Hughes, Bryan(R)Relating to the authority of a court to grant a motion for a new trial in certain criminal cases.
Companions:
HB 1293Smithee, John(Identical)
  4-23-21 S Received in the Senate
Bill History: 04-08-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice


SB 701  
Buckingham, Dawn(R)Relating to the continuation and transfer of the regulation of willed body programs to the Texas Funeral Service Commission and to the creation of the State Anatomical Advisory Committee.
Companions:
HB 1565Paddie, Chris(Identical)
  5-27-21 S Senate appointed conference committee
  Buckingham, Schwertner, Campbell, Lucio and Paxton
Bill History: 03-16-21 S Committee action pending Senate Business and Commerce


SB 747  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to law enforcement policies prohibiting a peace officer from using a chemical device against a minor.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 748  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to requiring law enforcement agencies to make certain radio communications available to the public.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 768  
Huffman, Joan(R)
Johnson, Ann (F)(D)
Relating to increasing the criminal penalties for manufacture or delivery of fentanyl and related substances.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 800  
Nelson, Jane(R)
Paddie, Chris(R)
Relating to certain required reports or information received or prepared by state agencies and other governmental entities.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 831  
Lucio, Eddie(D)Relating to the presence of a spiritual leader during an execution.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 852  
Blanco, Cesar (F)(D)Relating to the definition of victim for purposes of the Crime Victims' Compensation Act.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 853  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to the establishment of the Texas Energy and Communications Commission to consolidate the functions of the Public Utility Commission of Texas and the Railroad Commission of Texas.
Companions:
HB 2381Larson, Lyle(Identical)
  3-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 899  
Alvarado, Carol(D)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 906  
Perry, Charles(R)
Murr, Andrew(R)
Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators.
Companions:
HB 3432Murr, Andrew(Identical)
  5-14-21 H Withdrawn from the Local Calendar
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 912  
Buckingham, Dawn(R)
Slawson, Shelby (F)(R)
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.
Companions:
HB 3652Slawson, Shelby (F)(Identical)
  3-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 05-25-21 H Set on the House Calendar


SB 944  
Eckhardt, Sarah (F)(D)Relating to the administration of medication to certain persons in the custody of a sheriff.
Companions:
HB 4354Coleman, Garnet(Identical)
  5-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 949  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)Relating to criminal asset forfeiture proceedings and the seizure and forfeiture of certain property.
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 950  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)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.
Companions:
HB 830Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  5-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence
SB 1626Miles, Borris(Identical)
  3-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 957  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)
Krause, Matt(R)
Relating to crime victims' compensation.
Companions:
HB 3185Krause, Matt(Identical)
  5-10-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Appropriations
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 972  
West, Royce(D)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 975  
West, Royce(D)Relating to access to certain law enforcement, corrections, and prosecutorial records under the public information law.
Companions:
HB 2383Moody, Joe(Identical)
  3-15-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs
Bill History: 03-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 988  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)Relating to misconduct and standards of conduct applicable to certain persons licensed by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.
Companions:
HB 3723Crockett, Jasmine (F)(Identical)
  3-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 990  
Gutierrez, Roland (F)(D)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(D)Relating to the procedure for an application for a writ of habeas corpus based on certain new evidence.
Companions:
HB 3426Thompson, Senfronia(Refiled from 86R Session)
HB 225Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  5-18-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1005  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)Relating to the punishment for certain controlled substance possession offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1036  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to regulation of certain facilities and establishments with respect to, civil remedies for certain criminal activities affecting, and certain criminal offenses involving health, safety, and welfare.
Companions:
HB 1540Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1042  
Eckhardt, Sarah (F)(D)Relating to a data collection program established by the attorney general regarding defendants in certain criminal cases and access to information stored in criminal justice information databases.
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1047  
Seliger, Kel(R)
Smithee, John(R)
Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a blood specimen from certain persons in certain intoxication offenses.
Companions:
HB 1893Smithee, John(Identical)
  3-11-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 1054  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to mandatory conditions of community supervision, parole, or mandatory supervision concerning certain searches.
Bill History: 04-06-21 S Committee action pending Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1056  
Huffman, Joan(R)
Wu, Gene(D)
Relating to criminal liability for reporting false information to draw an emergency response.
Companions:
HB 3017Wu, Gene(Identical)
  4-23-21 H Voted favorably from committee as substituted House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 1119  
Johnson, Nathan(D)Relating to grand jury proceedings.
Companions:
HB 3421Hinojosa, Gina(Identical)
  3-22-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1163  
Campbell, Donna(R)Relating to the criminal punishment and conditions of community supervision for the offense of obstructing a highway or other passageway.
Companions:
HB 9Klick, Stephanie(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1175  
Johnson, Nathan(D)Relating to the criminal and licensing consequences of certain criminal offenses involving the possession or delivery of marihuana and cannabis concentrate or possession of drug paraphernalia.
Companions:
HB 3772White, James(Identical)
  5- 6-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 1224  
West, Royce(D)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.
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1299  
Nelson, Jane(R)Relating to the reporting of sexual assault and other sex offenses, to the emergency services and care provided to victims of those offenses, and to the processes associated with preserving and analyzing.
Companions:
HB 2706Howard, Donna(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 03-18-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1322  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)Relating to indigent defense.
Bill History: 04-20-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1340  
Buckingham, Dawn(R)Relating to voter qualification and registration.
Bill History: 04-29-21 H Committee action pending House Elections


SB 1373  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)
White, James(R)
Relating to the imposition and collection of fines, fees, and court costs in criminal cases.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 1458  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)
Neave, Victoria(D)
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: 06-18-21 G Vetoed by the Governor


SB 1480  
Johnson, Nathan(D)
Guillen, Ryan(D)
Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain drug and alcohol related court-ordered educational programs.
Companions:
HB 4184Guillen, Ryan(Identical)
  5-17-21 S Received in the Senate
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 1483  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)Relating to the review of clemency applications from certain persons who were victims of human trafficking or family violence.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1486  
Hughes, Bryan(R)Relating to the repeal of the authority of political subdivisions to adopt or enforce juvenile curfews.
Companions:
HB 561Israel, Celia(Identical)
  5-13-21 H Set on the House Calendar
Bill History: 05-24-21 H Referred to House Committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


SB 1511  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)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.
Companions:
HB 3977Moody, Joe(Identical)
  3-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 1529  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to the creation of the Texas Court of Appeals to hear certain cases.
Bill History: 05-05-21 H Removed from hearing 05/10/21 - House State Affairs


SB 1530  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to the operation and administration of and practice and procedure related to proceedings in the judicial branch of state government.
Companions:
HB 3774Leach, Jeff(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 05-07-21 H Referred to House Committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


SB 1544  
West, Royce(D)Relating to no-knock warrants.
Bill History: 04-13-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1545  
West, Royce(D)Relating to the use of force by peace officers and other officer interactions and duties.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1550  
Nelson, Jane(R)
Goldman, Craig(R)
Relating to airport police forces, including the authority to commission peace officers and the rights, privileges, and duties of those officers.
Companions:
HB 3756Goldman, Craig(Identical)
  5-11-21 H Withdrawn from the Local Calendar
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 1552  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)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.
Companions:
HB 1430Dutton, Harold(Identical)
  3-22-21 H Committee action pending House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1561  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to an educational and vocational training pilot program for certain state jail felony defendants and certain inmates released on parole.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1571  
West, Royce(D)Relating to granting limited state law enforcement authority to special agents of the Office of Inspector General of the United States Department of Homeland Security.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1573  
Paxton, Angela(R)Relating to the reporting of sexual assault and other sex offenses and to the collection, analysis, tracking, and preservation of evidence of those offenses.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1600  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to prohibiting peace officers from using neck restraints during a search or arrest.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1601  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to a duty for peace officers to intervene and make a report when a peace officer uses excessive force.
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1626  
Miles, Borris(D)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.
Companions:
HB 830Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  5-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Jurisprudence
SB 950Hinojosa, Chuy(Identical)
  3-11-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-24-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1647  
Perry, Charles(R)
Oliverson, Tom(R)
Relating to information regarding perinatal palliative care, regulation of abortion, and the availability of certain defenses to prosecution for homicide and assault offenses.
Companions:
HB 3760Oliverson, Tom(Identical)
  5-11-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Public Health
Bill History: 04-30-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Public Health


SB 1691  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to civil and criminal liability for doxing.
Companions:
HB 3024Wu, Gene(Identical)
  3-19-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1717  
Hughes, Bryan(R)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 1718  
Hughes, Bryan(R)Relating to provisions to enable the prevention and prosecution of trafficking of persons and certain sexual offenses committed against children and to the commission of civil racketeering.
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1739  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)Relating to procedures regarding defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or intellectual disability.
Companions:
HB 4212Moody, Joe(Identical)
  5-14-21 S Received in the Senate
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1741  
Birdwell, Brian(R)Relating to pretrial procedures, conditions for community supervision, and criminal punishment for conduct endangering the public safety.
Bill History: 05-24-21 H Referred to House Committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


SB 1742  
Whitmire, John(D)Relating to extreme risk protective orders.
Companions:
HB 2878Goodwin, Vikki(Identical)
  3-18-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 1743  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)Relating to the enforcement of parking privileges for people with disabilities.
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation


SB 1771  
Paxton, Angela(R)Relating to the assumption by the office of the secretary of state of the powers and duties relating to driver's licenses, personal identification certificates, and other related programs, powers.
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 1775  
Whitmire, John(D)Relating to criminal justice.
Companions:
HB 4145Coleman, Garnet(Identical)
  4-23-21 H Vote failed in committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1844  
Eckhardt, Sarah (F)(D)Relating to the collection and reporting of certain information regarding mental health jail diversion.
Companions:
HB 3075Coleman, Garnet(Identical)
  4-15-21 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1848  
Powell, Beverly(D)Relating to law enforcement policies for peace officer response to certain family violence offenses.
Companions:
HB 2895Romero, Ramon(Identical)
  3-18-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1866  
West, Royce(D)Relating to the consideration of a subsequent writ of habeas corpus in certain felony cases.
Companions:
HB 187Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  5-18-21 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1867  
West, Royce(D)Relating to the issuance and execution of certain search warrants in a criminal investigation and the admissibility of evidence obtained through certain searches.
Companions:
HB 3363Harless, Sam(Identical)
  9- 1-21 G Earliest effective date
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1884  
Whitmire, John(D)Relating to postconviction forensic DNA testing.
Companions:
HB 3424Thompson, Senfronia(Refiled from 86R Session)
HB 217Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  5-18-21 S Vote failed in committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1894  
Creighton, Brandon(R)Relating to a limitation on the use of certain unsubstantiated information relating to peace officer misconduct.
Companions:
HB 3831Geren, Charlie(Identical)
  3-23-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-26-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1903  
Whitmire, John(D)Relating to the state's continuing duty to disclose exculpatory, impeachment, or mitigating evidence in a criminal case and prohibited retaliation against local assistant prosecutors.
Companions:
HB 1717Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  5- 3-21 S Received in the Senate
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1923  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)
Leach, Jeff(R)
Relating to certain criminal court costs, fines, and fees.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date


SB 1940  
Gutierrez, Roland (F)(D)Relating to the operation and administration of and practice and procedure related to proceedings in the judicial branch of state government.
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 1945  
Lucio, Eddie(D)Relating to the terminology used to describe transportation-related accidents.
Companions:
HB 3325Lozano, Jose(Identical)
  5-14-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Transportation
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation


SB 1952  
Paxton, Angela(R)Relating to the capture and use of an individual's biometric identifiers, specimen, or genetic information by a governmental body or peace officer or by a person for commercial purposes.
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 1974  
Springer, Drew (F)(R)Relating to provisions relating to possession or carrying of a handgun by a person who is a member of a criminal street gang.
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 1975  
Springer, Drew (F)(R)Relating to abolition of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission and the transfer of the regulation of alcoholic beverages to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
Companions:
HB 4069Middleton, Mayes(Identical)
  4- 7-21 H Sent to subcommittee Licensing and Administrative Procedures
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 1989  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to the prosecution of and penalties for possession of one ounce or less of marihuana.
Companions:
HB 498Wu, Gene(Identical)
  4- 6-21 H Committee action pending House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 2007  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to enhancing the criminal penalties for certain repeat and habitual offenders.
Companions:
HB 1509Murphy, Jim(Identical)
  5-10-21 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 2011  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to the criminal offense of interference with child custody and a peace officer's duties with respect to that offense.
Bill History: 05-23-21 H Vote failed in committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


SB 2034  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to prohibiting seeking or imposing the death penalty on the basis of a person's race or ethnicity.
Companions:
HB 4308Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  3-29-21 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 2055  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to a Texas Commission on Law Enforcement database concerning peace officer misconduct.
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 2059  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to required reporting by a peace officer and collection of data and information relating to the criminal offense of interference with child custody.
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 2113  
Lucio, Eddie(D)Relating to the consideration of the views of a close relative of a deceased victim regarding the imposition of the death penalty in a capital case.
Companions:
HB 3938Moody, Joe(Refiled from 86R Session)
SB 1554Lucio, Eddie(Refiled from 86R Session)
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 2139  
Blanco, Cesar (F)(D)Relating to criminal offenses related to mass violence.
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Jurisprudence


SB 2141  
Blanco, Cesar (F)(D)Relating to motorcycle profiling by peace officers.
Companions:
HB 1837Gonzalez, Mary(Identical)
  5- 7-21 H Reported from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence
Bill History: 03-31-21 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 2212  
West, Royce(D)
Thompson, Senfronia(D)
Relating to the duty of a peace officer to request and render aid for an injured person.
Bill History: 09-01-21 G Earliest effective date

Total Bills: 460


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