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02-28-2015 - 02:58:31

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Penal Code

HB 10  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to certain criminal and civil consequences of trafficking of persons, compelling prostitution, and certain other related criminal offenses.
Bill History: 02-26-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 53  
McClendon, Ruth Jones(D)Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Companions:
HB 1240Walle, Amando(Identical)
  2- 9-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


HB 71  
Gonzalez, Mary(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of indecency with a child.
Companions:
SB 492Whitmire, John(Identical)
  2-10-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 92  
White, James(R)Relating to the definition of an illegal knife.
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 101  
Guillen, Ryan(D)Relating to the creation of the offense of unlawful disclosure of certain visual material.
Companions:
HB 603Davis, Sarah(Identical)
  2-23-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 102  
Fletcher, Allen(R)Relating to the creation of the offense of cargo theft.
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 106  
Flynn, Dan(R)Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun.
Companions:
HB 291Huberty, Dan(Identical)
  2-11-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
HB 415Riddle, Debbie(Identical)
  2-16-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 112  
White, James(R)Relating to the prosecution of murder committed in the course of committing or attempting to commit trafficking of persons.
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 147  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper photography or visual recording.
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 155  
Johnson, Eric(D)Relating to the use of force in defense of property.
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 164  
White, James(R)Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun.
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 191  
Murphy, Jim(R)Relating to enhancing the penalties for certain repeat and habitual misdemeanor offenders.
Bill History: 02-10-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 192  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to convictions considered for purposes of enhancing the punishment for certain intoxication offenses.
Bill History: 02-10-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 195  
Stickland, Jonathan(R)Relating to the carrying of handguns.
Bill History: 02-10-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 198  
Huberty, Dan(R)Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns by certain persons attending a school board meeting.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Education


HB 207  
Leach, Jeff(R)Relating to creating the offense of voyeurism.
Bill History: 02-10-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 222  
Guillen, Ryan(D)Relating to the offense of continuous violence against the family.
Bill History: 02-10-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 226  
Guillen, Ryan(D)Relating to certain offenses relating to carrying concealed handguns on property owned or leased by a governmental entity.
Companions:
SB 273Campbell, Donna(Identical)
  3- 2-15 S Meeting set for 9:00 a.m., Senate Chamber, Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 252  
White, James(R)Relating to the punishment of certain sexual offenses committed in a disaster area or an evacuated area.
Bill History: 02-11-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 265  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to enhancing the penalty prescribed for certain acts of official oppression.
Bill History: 02-11-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 266  
Miles, Borris(D)Relating to offenses involving violating the civil rights of a person in custody and engaging in improper sexual activity with a person in custody.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 277  
Ashby, Trenton(R)Relating to capital murder of a prosecuting attorney or an assistant prosecuting attorney.
Bill History: 02-11-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 278  
Ashby, Trenton(R)Relating to authorizing certain attorneys representing the state to openly carry a handgun.
Bill History: 02-11-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 291  
Huberty, Dan(R)Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun.
Companions:
HB 106Flynn, Dan(Identical)
  2- 9-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
HB 415Riddle, Debbie(Identical)
  2-16-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 02-11-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 308  
Springer, Drew(R)Relating to the places where a person may carry a handgun if the person is licensed to carry a concealed handgun.
Bill History: 02-11-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 320  
Keough, Mark (F)(R)Relating to the clarification of the offense of online sexual solicitation of a minor.
Bill History: 02-11-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 325  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the prosecution of and penalties for possession of 0.35 ounces or less of marihuana.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 328  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the punishment for the offense of attempted murder.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 330  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Companions:
HB 1205Dutton, Harold(Identical)
  2- 6-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


HB 333  
Longoria, Oscar(D)Relating to certain procedures for defendants who successfully complete a period of state jail felony community supervision.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 334  
Ashby, Trenton(R)Relating to a defense to prosecution of the offense of Medicaid fraud.
Companions:
SB 187Creighton, Brandon (F)(Identical)
  1-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 348  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to the punishment for certain conduct constituting the offense of official oppression and to the statute of limitation on prosecution of that conduct.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 353  
King, Ken(R)Relating to the application of certain weapons laws to certain volunteer emergency services personnel licensed to carry a concealed handgun.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 381  
Burkett, Cindy(R)Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 415  
Riddle, Debbie(R)Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun.
Companions:
HB 106Flynn, Dan(Identical)
  2- 9-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
HB 291Huberty, Dan(Identical)
  2-11-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 02-16-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 422  
Krause, Matt(R)Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas.
Bill History: 02-16-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on Select on State/Federal Power Responsibility


HB 461  
Canales, Terry(D)Relating to the creation of an offense for smoking tobacco in a passenger vehicle with a child present.
Bill History: 02-11-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 475  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to an affirmative defense available to certain students enrolled in grade level nine or above who engage in prohibited sexual contact with another student at or above that grade level.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 496  
Gonzalez, Mary(D)Relating to civil and criminal liability for the disclosure or promotion of certain intimate visual material.
Bill History: 02-16-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 498  
Hernandez, Ana(D)Relating to the violation of certain court orders or conditions of bond in a family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking case.
Companions:
SB 147Rodriguez, Jose(Identical)
  1-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
SB 352Birdwell, Brian(Identical)
  2- 2-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-18-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 511  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses committed against a person in custody.
Companions:
SB 509Rodriguez, Jose(Identical)
  2-11-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-16-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 517  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to evidence or testimony given by certain witnesses in a criminal case based on the trafficking of persons.
Companions:
SB 493Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  2-11-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-16-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 521  
Raymond, Richard(D)Relating to the punishment for the offense of manslaughter.
Bill History: 02-16-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 553  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.
Companions:
HB 1523Farrar, Jessica(Identical)
  2-17-15 H Filed
HB 2057Coleman, Garnet(Identical)
  2-27-15 H Filed
SB 148Rodriguez, Jose(Identical)
  1-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-18-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 554  
Springer, Drew(R)Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of possessing or carrying a weapon in or into the secured area of an airport.
Companions:
HB 571Pickett, Joe(Identical)
  2-19-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 563  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of official oppression.
Bill History: 02-18-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 571  
Pickett, Joe(D)Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of possessing or carrying a weapon in or into the secured area of an airport.
Companions:
HB 554Springer, Drew(Identical)
  2-19-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 573  
White, James(R)Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of possessing or carrying a firearm on the premises of a polling place.
Bill History: 02-18-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 603  
Davis, Sarah(R)Relating to the creation of the offense of unlawful disclosure of certain visual material.
Companions:
HB 101Guillen, Ryan(Identical)
  2- 9-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 02-23-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 644  
Canales, Terry(D)Relating to the contents of a search warrant and to the offense of tampering with a governmental record consisting of a search warrant.
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 646  
Collier, Nicole(D)Relating to regulation of vapor products and cigarettes.
Bill History: 02-26-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Health


HB 653  
Lozano, Jose(R)Relating to the prosecution of money laundering involving the proceeds of the offense of possession of a gambling device or gambling equipment or paraphernalia.
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 673  
Bell, Cecil(R)Relating to the amount of certain controlled substances in the body constituting intoxication for purposes of certain intoxication offenses.
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 695  
Springer, Drew(R)Relating to the carrying of a concealed handgun by the holder of a concealed handgun license on hospital or nursing home premises.
Bill History: 01-14-15 H Filed


HB 768  
King, Susan(R)Relating to the penalty for causing certain assaultive physical contact with a child.
Bill History: 02-23-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 777  
Riddle, Debbie(R)Relating to the punishment for the offense of indecent exposure.
Bill History: 02-23-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 805  
Keough, Mark (F)(R)Relating to authorizing a license holder to carry a concealed handgun on certain premises.
Bill History: 02-23-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 815  
Krause, Matt(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online solicitation of a minor.
Companions:
HB 861Dale, Tony(Identical)
  1-21-15 H Filed
SB 344Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  2- 2-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-23-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 822  
Sheets, Kenneth(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for the offense of fraudulent or fictitious military record.
Companions:
SB 835Taylor, Van (F)(Identical)
  2-27-15 S Filed
Bill History: 03-04-15 H Meeting set for 8:00 a.m., E2.026 House Defense and Veteran's Affairs


HB 844  
Schaefer, Matt(R)Relating to the possession of certain weapons by a security guard on the premises of a school or educational institution.
Bill History: 01-21-15 H Filed


HB 854  
Sanford, Scott(R)Relating to the abolishment of the state lottery.
Bill History: 01-21-15 H Filed


HB 861  
Dale, Tony(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online solicitation of a minor.
Companions:
HB 815Krause, Matt(Identical)
  2-23-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 344Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  2- 2-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 01-21-15 H Filed


HB 877  
Bohac, Dwayne(R)Relating to creating the offense of intimidation by a member of a criminal street gang.
Bill History: 01-22-15 H Filed


HB 883  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the punishment for the offense of graffiti and the creation of a graffiti pretrial diversion program.
Bill History: 01-22-15 H Filed


HB 887  
Hernandez, Ana(D)Relating to protections under civil and criminal law for certain young victims of trafficking.
Bill History: 01-22-15 H Filed


HB 888  
Bonnen, Greg(R)Relating to the punishment for the offense of making a false report or statement regarding a missing child.
Bill History: 01-23-15 H Filed


HB 896  
Hernandez, Ana(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of breach of computer security.
Companions:
SB 345Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  2- 2-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-26-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 910  
Phillips, Larry(R)Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a holstered handgun.
Companions:
SB 17Estes, Craig(Identical)
  2-23-15 S First placement on Senate Intent Calendar for
SB 346Estes, Craig(Identical)
  2- 9-15 S Removed from hearing 02/12/15, Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 02-25-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 922  
Leach, Jeff(R)Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun.
Bill History: 02-25-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 937  
Fletcher, Allen(R)Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.
Companions:
SB 11Birdwell, Brian(Identical)
  2-23-15 S First placement on Senate Intent Calendar for
Bill History: 01-26-15 H Filed


HB 944  
Kacal, Kyle(R)Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun.
Bill History: 01-26-15 H Filed


HB 975  
Geren, Charlie(R)Relating to charitable raffles conducted by certain professional sports team charitable foundations.
Bill History: 01-27-15 H Filed


HB 981  
Raymond, Richard(D)Relating to the offense of manslaughter.
Bill History: 01-28-15 H Filed


HB 989  
Frullo, John(R)Relating to defenses and exceptions to the prosecution of the criminal offense of the possession, manufacture, transport, repair, or sale of certain prohibited explosive weapons, firearms, and related items.
Companions:
SB 473Perry, Charles (F)(Identical)
  2-10-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 01-28-15 H Filed


HB 1032  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
Companions:
HB 1527Farrar, Jessica(Identical)
  2-17-15 H Filed
Bill History: 01-28-15 H Filed


HB 1035  
Johnson, Eric(D)Relating to criminal offenses involving the filming, recording, photographing, documenting, or observing of a peace officer.
Bill History: 01-29-15 H Filed


HB 1061  
Turner, Chris(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of obstruction or retaliation.
Bill History: 02-02-15 H Filed


HB 1082  
Fletcher, Allen(R)Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for the offense of obstructing a highway or other passageway.
Bill History: 02-02-15 H Filed


HB 1123  
Paddie, Chris(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for the offense of possession or promotion of child pornography.
Bill History: 02-04-15 H Filed


HB 1159  
Raymond, Richard(D)Relating to the use of certain disciplinary actions against a child.
Bill History: 02-05-15 H Filed


HB 1168  
Rinaldi, Matt (F)(R)Relating to creating a defense to prosecution for the offense of resisting arrest, search, or transportation or the offenses of escape or permitting or facilitating escape.
Bill History: 02-05-15 H Filed


HB 1205  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Companions:
HB 330Wu, Gene(Identical)
  2-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Bill History: 02-06-15 H Filed


HB 1234  
Tinderholt, Tony (F)(R)Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns by certain license holders on certain locations associated with a public or private school or educational institution.
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Filed


HB 1240  
Walle, Amando(D)Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Companions:
HB 53McClendon, Ruth Jones(Identical)
  2- 9-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Bill History: 02-09-15 H Filed


HB 1285  
Simmons, Ron(R)Relating to the authority of certain personal protection officers to carry certain weapons.
Bill History: 02-10-15 H Filed


HB 1286  
Simmons, Ron(R)Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of injury to a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual.
Bill History: 02-10-15 H Filed


HB 1342  
Sheets, Kenneth(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of sexual assault committed against certain victims.
Bill History: 02-11-15 H Filed


HB 1343  
Sheets, Kenneth(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of sexual assault committed against certain victims.
Bill History: 02-11-15 H Filed


HB 1355  
Shaheen, Matt (F)(R)Relating to the consequences for an elected officer who threatens, punishes, or intimidates a person based on the person's religious beliefs.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Filed


HB 1358  
Spitzer, Stuart (F)(R)Relating to a presumption that applies to certain conduct involving certain controlled substances that endangers a child.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Filed


HB 1363  
Johnson, Eric(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of prostitution.
Companions:
SB 377Rodriguez, Jose(Identical)
  2- 2-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Filed


HB 1385  
Raymond, Richard(D)Relating to local option elections to legalize or prohibit the operation of eight-liners.
Bill History: 02-12-15 H Filed


HB 1509  
Sheets, Kenneth(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful carrying of weapons.
Companions:
SB 439Hall, Bob (F)(Identical)
  2- 9-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 02-17-15 H Filed


HB 1523  
Farrar, Jessica(D)Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.
Companions:
HB 553Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-18-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2057Coleman, Garnet(Identical)
  2-27-15 H Filed
SB 148Rodriguez, Jose(Identical)
  1-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-17-15 H Filed


HB 1527  
Farrar, Jessica(D)Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
Companions:
HB 1032Dutton, Harold(Identical)
  1-28-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-17-15 H Filed


HB 1530  
Pena, Gilbert (F)(R)Relating to the punishment for certain offenses against property or against public administration.
Companions:
SB 393Burton, Konni (F)(Identical)
  2- 2-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-17-15 H Filed


HB 1539  
Meyer, Morgan (F)(R)Relating to increasing the criminal penalties in certain circumstances for insider trading and other misuse of official information by public servants.
Bill History: 02-17-15 H Filed


HB 1549  
McClendon, Ruth Jones(D)Relating to nonsubstantive corrections in statutes to references to the Texas Youth Commission and Texas Juvenile Probation Commission.
Bill History: 02-17-15 H Filed


HB 1570  
White, James(R)Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary.
Bill History: 02-18-15 H Filed


HB 1627  
Coleman, Garnet(D)Relating to the use of deadly force in defense of a person or property.
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Filed


HB 1648  
White, Molly (F)(R)Relating to voluntary and informed consent to an abortion and prevention of coerced abortions.
Companions:
SB 831Kolkhorst, Lois (F)(Identical)
  2-26-15 S Filed
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Filed


HB 1651  
Turner, Scott(R)Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a secured handgun.
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Filed


HB 1669  
Anderson, Rodney(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for subsequent convictions for indecent exposure.
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Filed


HB 1747  
Riddle, Debbie(R)Relating to the prosecution of entry of a person into a public restroom designated for the opposite sex as disorderly conduct.
Bill History: 02-20-15 H Filed


HB 1758  
Zedler, Bill(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of obstruction or retaliation.
Bill History: 02-23-15 H Filed


HB 1783  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the right of a school employee to report a crime and persons subject to the prohibition on coercing another into suppressing or failing to report information to a law enforcement agency.
Bill History: 02-23-15 H Filed


HB 1829  
Thompson, Ed(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for assault committed against certain sports participants.
Bill History: 02-24-15 H Filed


HB 1845  
King, Susan(R)Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for causing certain assaultive physical contact with a child.
Bill History: 02-24-15 H Filed


HB 1877  
Springer, Drew(R)Relating to civil and criminal liability for the disclosure of certain visual material on the Internet.
Bill History: 02-24-15 H Filed


HB 1897  
Villalba, Jason(R)Relating to the punishment for certain offenses involving family violence.
Bill History: 02-25-15 H Filed


HB 2005  
Anderson, Rodney(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper photography or visual recording.
Bill History: 02-26-15 H Filed


HB 2054  
Tinderholt, Tony (F)(R)Relating to increased penalties for the offense of trafficking of persons that involves a child victim or the death of any victim.
Companions:
SB 446Hall, Bob (F)(Identical)
  2- 9-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-27-15 H Filed


HB 2057  
Coleman, Garnet(D)Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.
Companions:
HB 553Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-18-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1523Farrar, Jessica(Identical)
  2-17-15 H Filed
SB 148Rodriguez, Jose(Identical)
  1-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-27-15 H Filed


HB 2061  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of prostitution.
Companions:
SB 825Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  2-26-15 S Filed
Bill History: 02-27-15 H Filed


SB 11  
Birdwell, Brian(R)Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.
Companions:
HB 937Fletcher, Allen(Identical)
  1-26-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-23-15 S First placement on Senate Intent Calendar for


SB 17  
Estes, Craig(R)Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a holstered gun.
Companions:
HB 910Phillips, Larry(Identical)
  2-25-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 02-23-15 S First placement on Senate Intent Calendar for


SB 51  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)Relating to local option elections to legalize or prohibit the operation of eight-liners and the imposition of a fee on eight-liner owners.
Bill History: 01-26-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 87  
Ellis, Rodney(D)Relating to the elimination of smoking in certain workplaces and public places.
Bill History: 01-26-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health and Human Services


SB 97  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)Relating to regulation of the sale, distribution, possession, use, and advertising of vapor products.
Bill History: 02-25-15 S Voted favorably from committee as substituted Senate Health and Human Services


SB 104  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Bill History: 01-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 111  
Taylor, Van (F)(R)Relating to the criminal penalties for insider trading and other misuse of official information by public servants.
Bill History: 01-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 120  
Campbell, Donna(R)Relating to the penalty for theft of an official ballot or official carrier envelope for an election.
Bill History: 01-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 124  
West, Royce(D)Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons.
Bill History: 01-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 147  
Rodriguez, Jose(D)Relating to the violation of certain court orders or conditions of bond in a family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking case.
Companions:
HB 498Hernandez, Ana(Identical)
  2-18-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 352Birdwell, Brian(Identical)
  2- 2-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 01-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 148  
Rodriguez, Jose(D)Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.
Companions:
HB 553Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-18-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1523Farrar, Jessica(Identical)
  2-17-15 H Filed
HB 2057Coleman, Garnet(Identical)
  2-27-15 H Filed
Bill History: 01-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 171  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to the addition of an offense for the continuous smuggling of persons.
Bill History: 01-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 183  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to the offense of the violation of civil rights of and improper sexual activity with individuals in custody.
Bill History: 01-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 187  
Creighton, Brandon (F)(R)Relating to a defense to prosecution of the offense of Medicaid fraud.
Companions:
HB 334Ashby, Trenton(Identical)
  2-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 01-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 226  
Ellis, Rodney(D)Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with an intellectual disability.
Bill History: 01-28-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 229  
Creighton, Brandon (F)(R)Relating to the unlawful seizure of a firearm by a governmental officer or employee.
Bill History: 01-28-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 256  
Ellis, Rodney(D)Relating to creating an offense for the unlawful possession or transfer of a large-capacity magazine.
Bill History: 01-28-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 257  
Ellis, Rodney(D)Relating to the reporting of a lost or stolen firearm.
Bill History: 01-28-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 258  
Ellis, Rodney(D)Relating to the creation of certain offenses concerning firearm sales at gun shows.
Bill History: 01-28-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 259  
Ellis, Rodney(D)Relating to criminal history background checks in connection with firearm transfers.
Bill History: 01-28-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 273  
Campbell, Donna(R)Relating to certain offenses relating to carrying concealed handguns on property owned or leased by a governmental entity.
Companions:
HB 226Guillen, Ryan(Identical)
  2-12-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 03-02-15 S Meeting set for 9:00 a.m., Senate Chamber Senate State Affairs


SB 311  
Campbell, Donna(R)Relating to certain offenses involving the carrying of concealed handguns by license holders and to defenses and exceptions to the prosecution of those offenses.
Bill History: 02-02-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 342  
Huffines, Donald (F)(R)Relating to providing for the open and concealed carrying of handguns without a license and to related offenses and penalties.
Bill History: 02-02-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 344  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online solicitation of a minor.
Companions:
HB 815Krause, Matt(Identical)
  2-23-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 861Dale, Tony(Identical)
  1-21-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-02-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 345  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of breach of computer security.
Companions:
HB 896Hernandez, Ana(Identical)
  2-26-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 02-02-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 346  
Estes, Craig(R)Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a holstered handgun.
Companions:
HB 910Phillips, Larry(Identical)
  2-25-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 02-09-15 S Removed from hearing 02/12/15 Senate State Affairs


SB 352  
Birdwell, Brian(R)Relating to the violation of certain court orders or conditions of bond in a family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking case.
Companions:
HB 498Hernandez, Ana(Identical)
  2-18-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 147Rodriguez, Jose(Identical)
  1-27-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-02-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 370  
Ellis, Rodney(D)Relating to the insanity defense in a criminal case.
Bill History: 02-02-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 377  
Rodriguez, Jose(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of prostitution.
Companions:
HB 1363Johnson, Eric(Identical)
  2-12-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-02-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 393  
Burton, Konni (F)(R)Relating to the punishment for certain offenses against property or against public administration.
Companions:
HB 1530Pena, Gilbert (F)(Identical)
  2-17-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-02-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 439  
Hall, Bob (F)(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful carrying of weapons.
Companions:
HB 1509Sheets, Kenneth(Identical)
  2-17-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-09-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 446  
Hall, Bob (F)(R)Relating to increased penalties for the offense of trafficking of persons that involves a child victim or the death of any victim.
Companions:
HB 2054Tinderholt, Tony (F)(Identical)
  2-27-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-09-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 473  
Perry, Charles (F)(R)Relating to defenses and exceptions to the prosecution of the criminal offense of the possession, manufacture, transport, repair, or sale of certain prohibited explosive weapons, firearms, and related items.
Companions:
HB 989Frullo, John(Identical)
  1-28-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-10-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 492  
Whitmire, John(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of indencency with a child.
Companions:
HB 71Gonzalez, Mary(Identical)
  2- 9-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 02-10-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 493  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to evidence or testimony given by certain witnesses in a criminal case based on the trafficking of persons.
Companions:
HB 517Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-16-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 02-11-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 509  
Rodriguez, Jose(D)Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses committed against a person in custody.
Companions:
HB 511Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-16-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 02-11-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 510  
Rodriguez, Jose(D)Relating to a criminal penalty for violating a condition of bond, condition of community supervision, or court order requiring installation of an ignition interlock device.
Bill History: 02-11-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 614  
Burton, Konni (F)(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of aggravated kidnapping.
Bill History: 02-23-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 621  
Estes, Craig(R)Relating to criminal offenses involving, and governmental liability for retaliatory prosecutions associated with, the filming, recording, photographing, documenting, or observing of a peace officer.
Bill History: 02-23-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 825  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of prostitution.
Companions:
HB 2061Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  2-27-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-26-15 S Filed


SB 831  
Kolkhorst, Lois (F)(R)Relating to voluntary and informed consent to an abortion and prevention of coerced abortions.
Companions:
HB 1648White, Molly (F)(Identical)
  2-19-15 H Filed
Bill History: 02-26-15 S Filed


SB 835  
Taylor, Van (F)(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for the offense of fraudulent or fictitious military record.
Companions:
HB 822Sheets, Kenneth(Identical)
  3- 4-15 H Meeting set for 8:00 a.m., E2.026, House Defense and Veteran's Affairs
Bill History: 02-27-15 S Filed


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