NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Criminal Justice

TIME & DATE:  8:00AM, Tuesday, May 13, 2003

PLACE: E1.016

CHAIR: Senator John Whitmire

The following bills to be considered:

SB 846            Barrientos
Relating to annual reports of the efficiency of officers
commissioned by the Department of Public Safety.

SJR 3            West
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governor to
grant pardons to persons who have received deferred adjudication.

HB 13            Keel                     SP: Wentworth
Relating to making arrest warrants and certain affidavits made in
support of the issuance of arrest warrants available for public

HB 32            Hodge                    SP: Deuell
Relating to certain writs of habeas corpus based solely on a claim
of a time-served credit error.

HB 42            Chisum                   SP: Duncan
Relating to venue in the prosecution of the offenses of escape and
unauthorized absence.

HB 171            Keel                     SP: Whitmire
Relating to the authority of a district court to order the
expunction of arrest records and files for certain persons.

HB 275            Keel                     SP: Armbrister
Relating to the prosecution of theft of service.

HB 284            Ellis                    SP: Staples
Relating to the applicability of the offense of unlawfully carrying
a weapon to certain persons carrying a weapon in a recreational

HB 292            Reyna                    SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the taking of a specimen of a person's breath or blood
in connection with certain alcohol-related offenses.

HB 562            McCall                   SP: Duncan
Relating to the collection and maintenance of DNA samples taken
from certain offenders.

HB 616            Keel                     SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the punishment for the offense of terroristic threat.

HB 724            Hochberg                 SP: Jackson
Relating to civil liability of alcoholic beverage providers for
providing alcoholic beverages to certain individuals.

HB 888            Dutton                   SP: Whitmire
Relating to progressive sanctions programs for juvenile offenders.

HB 900            King                     SP: Estes
Relating to the operation of all-terrain vehicles by law
enforcement officers.

HB 1042            Talton                   SP: Williams
Relating to the use of excess money in the compensation to victims
of crime fund.

HB 1060            Thompson                 SP: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to prohibiting the promotion of certain improper
photographs or visual recordings; providing a penalty.

HB 2071            Pitts                    SP: Averitt
Relating to variances granted by the Commission on Jail Standards.

HB 2622            Allen                    SP: Deuell
Relating to certain governmental agency and private entity access
to and use of criminal history record information maintained by the
Department of Public Safety.

HB 2703            Bailey                   SP: Gallegos
Relating to the testing of certain physical evidence, crime
laboratory accreditation, and the admissibility of evidence
examined or tested by a crime laboratory.

HB 2795            Riddle                   SP: Whitmire
Relating to the release on bond of certain persons arrested without
a warrant.

HB 2892            Allen                    SP: Whitmire
Relating to the illegal use of money or property derived from or
intended to further certain controlled substance offenses;
providing penalties.

HB 3377            Rangel                   SP: Lucio
Relating to the filing of a notice of seizure and intended
forfeiture in an asset forfeiture case.

HB 1940            Luna                     SP: Hinojosa
Relating to longevity pay for assistant prosecutors.



HB 3377
HB 1940