NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Criminal Justice

TIME & DATE:  1:00PM Or upon adjournment
             Tuesday, May 6, 2003

PLACE: E1.016

CHAIR: Senator John Whitmire

THe following bills to be considered:

SCR 45            Fraser
Directing the Texas Building and Procurement Commission to rename the
Brownwood State School - Units I and II for Mr. Ron Jackson as a
tribute to his commitment to public service and his many contributions
to the betterment of the State of Texas.

SB 357            Shapiro
Relating to the confidentiality of certain reports of criminal
activity and to immunity from civil liability for certain persons
making or receiving those reports.

SB 795            Gallegos
Relating to the punishment for a corporation or association
convicted of an offense involving the criminally negligent
inspection, maintenance, or operation of a commercial motor

SB 921            Whitmire
Relating to the authority of a judge to reduce or terminate the
community supervision of a defendant convicted of an offense
punishable as a state jail felony.

SB 969            Shapleigh
Relating to the punishment for the offense of assault.

SB 1092            Shapiro
Relating to evidence offered in the prosecution of the offense of
child pornography.

SB 1093            Shapiro
Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators.

SB 1116            Williams
Relating to the criminal and civil consequences of conduct
involving the theft of or tampering with certain communication or
information services.

SB 1245            Armbrister
Relating to the governance of the Crime Victims' Institute.

SB 1252            Armbrister
Relating to the regulation of certain activities associated with
providing private security.

SB 1406            Estes
Relating to the issuance of concealed handgun licenses to residents
of certain other states and to reciprocity agreements with other
states concerning concealed handgun licenses.

SB 1411            Deuell
Relating to electronic surveillance.

SB 1477            West
Relating to the expunction of criminal records and to the duty of
law enforcement agencies regarding records associated with certain
defendants receiving deferred adjudication.

SB 1593            West
Relating to good conduct time earned by certain inmates.

SB 1596            Hinojosa
Relating to the placement of video camera surveillance systems in
county jails.

SB 1678            Whitmire
Relating to the organization and duties of the Board of Pardons and

SB 1812            Whitmire
Relating to the right to severance for offenses under the
Transportation Code where the maximum punishment is by fine only.

SB 1932            Ogden
Relating to the performance of the duties of a district attorney by
the Prison Prosecution Unit in case of a vacancy in certain

HB 1849            Allen                    SP: Whitmire
Relating to the revocation process for certain persons released
from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice on parole or
mandatory supervision.

SB 1919            Harris
Relating to the punishment for assaults committed against certain
sports participants.



SB 1919