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COMMITTEE:    Jurisprudence 

TIME & DATE:  1:30 PM or upon adjournment
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 

PLACE:        2E.20 (Betty King Cmte. Rm.) 
CHAIR:        Senator Chris Harris 



To consider the following:


SB 285        Harris
Relating to exempting certain judicial officers from certain requirements for obtaining or renewing a concealed handgun license and to the authority of certain judicial officers to carry certain weapons.

SB 287        Lucio
Relating to birth records of adopted children.

SB 473        West
Relating to adverse possession of real property by a cotenant heir against other cotenant heirs.

SB 480        Hegar
Relating to certain appeals from judgments of municipal courts of record.

SB 482        Harris
Relating to the requirements for an authorization agreement for a nonparent relative of a child.

SB 483        Harris
Relating to the powers and duties of criminal law magistrates in Tarrant County.

SB 519        Hegar
Relating to the period during which a motion for a new trial in a criminal proceeding in a justice or municipal court must be made.

SB 587        Uresti
Relating to jurisdiction in certain proceedings brought by the attorney general with respect to charitable trusts.

SB 680        Gallegos
Relating to a fee collected by a district clerk for certain electronic certified copies.

SB 723        Williams
Relating to the proof of an applicant's identity and age required for the issuance of a marriage license.

SB 789        Harris
Relating to the duration of a protective order against family violence.

SB 819        Harris
Relating to family violence and protective orders.

*Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes per person.


*If providing written testimony please provide 25 copies to committee staff prior to testifying.