Honorable Abel Herrero, Chair, House Committee On Criminal Jurisprudence
Ursula Parks, Director, Legislative Budget Board
HB516 by Pitts (Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a blood specimen from certain persons in certain intoxication offenses.), As Introduced
The bill would amend Chapter 18 of the Code of Criminal Procedure to permit the execution of a warrant to collect a blood specimen from a person suspected of committing an intoxication offense under certain Penal Code provisions in a county that is contiguous to the county in which the warrant is issued.
The bill would take effect September 1, 2013.
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