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** REVISION **
SENATE

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

 

COMMITTEE:     Jurisprudence 

TIME & DATE:   9:00 AM, Thursday, April 15, 2021 

PLACE:         E1.016 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:         Senator Joan Huffman 

 

 

The committee will consider pending business and the following:

 

SB 41          Zaffirini
Relating to the consolidation and allocation of state civil court costs; increasing certain civil court costs.

SB 68          Miles
Relating to a duty for peace officers to intervene and make a report when a peace officer uses excessive force.

SB 69          Miles
Relating to prohibiting the use of certain techniques when using force to make an arrest or search.

SB 530         Huffman
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the criminal offense of harassment; creating a criminal offense.

SB 692         Zaffirini
Relating to access to certain financial records by the guardianship abuse, fraud, and exploitation deterrence program.

SB 1458        Zaffirini
Relating to standardized forms and materials for the issuance of protective orders, magistrate's orders for emergency protection, and temporary ex parte orders.

SB 1923        Zaffirini
Relating to certain criminal court costs, fines, and fees.

SB 2109        Schwertner
Relating to the provision of electricity service in this state.

SB 2194        Schwertner | et al.
Relating to the regulation of certain retail electric products.

SB 2212        West | et al.
Relating to the duty of a peace officer to request and render aid for an injured person.

SJR 47         Huffman | et al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment changing the eligibility requirements for certain judicial offices.

Public testimony will be limited to 2 minutes. If submitting written

testimony, please provide 20 copies to the committee clerk with your name

and the bill number on each copy.

 

To protect the health and safety of members, staff and the public, the

Senate Jurisprudence Committee will strictly follow all Senate

rules relating to the pandemic, including the requirement for a negative

COVID-19 test to enter the hearing room.

 

 

 

Bills added after last posting:

SB 2212

 

** See Committee Coordinator for previous versions of the schedule **

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