COMMITTEE:    Corrections 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Thursday, April 11, 2019 

PLACE:       E2.030 
CHAIR:       Rep. James White 


Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes.

The order in which bills will be heard is at the discretion of the chair.


HB 1115        White
Relating to law enforcement agency policies regarding the placement of a child taken into possession by a peace officer during a person's arrest and placement information provided to the person.

HB 1271        Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the award of good conduct time to certain inmates; changing parole eligibility.

HB 1956        Dutton
Relating to certain contract and notice requirements applicable to certain facilities used to house inmates or releasees from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 2481        Metcalf
Relating to the administration of a veterans treatment court program and the eligibility for deferred adjudication community supervision of certain defendants who are eligible to participate in a veterans treatment court program and who committed certain intoxication offenses and the conditions of that supervision.

HB 2772        Wilson
Relating to the release to mandatory supervision of certain inmates confined in a county jail.

HB 3015        Talarico
Relating to educational requirements for inmates who are younger than 18 years of age.

HB 3297        Allen
Relating to the revocation of community supervision for a violation of a condition of community supervision involving the commission of an offense.

HB 3303        Bowers
Relating to the revocation of community supervision for a violation of a condition of community supervision committed by a defendant who is the primary caretaker of a child or is pregnant.

HB 3472        Bailes
Relating to a rodeo hosted by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice; authorizing a fee.

HB 3512        Pacheco
Relating to community supervision.

HB 3529        Gutierrez
Relating to a domestic violence pilot program.

HB 3620        Reynolds
Relating to the creation of a mental health treatment for incarceration diversion pilot program.

HB 3978        Gutierrez
Relating to a defendant making a specified donation in lieu of working a specified number of hours at a community service project.

HB 4009        Toth
Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees.

HB 4104        White
Relating to the sentencing procedures and punishment for the offense of prostitution and to programs for certain defendants charged with or convicted of prostitution.

HB 4594        González, Jessica
Relating to the punishment for certain possession offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; changing eligibility for and conditions of community supervision.




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