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02-21-2017 - 02:59:15

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Penal Code

HB 49  
Guillen, Ryan(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper relationship between educator and student.
Bill History: 11-14-16 H Filed


HB 56  
Flynn, Dan(R)Relating to the carrying of a handgun by a first responder engaged in the actual discharge of the first responder's duties.
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 64  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
Companions:
HB 1537Farrar, Jessica(Identical)
  2- 3-17 H Filed
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 96  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.
Companions:
HB 553Moody, Joe(Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 1523Farrar, Jessica(Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 2057Coleman, Garnet(Refiled from 84R Session)
SB 148Rodriguez, Jose(Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 1848Coleman, Garnet(Identical)
  2-14-17 H Filed
SB 166Rodriguez, Jose(Identical)
  1-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 99  
Keough, Mark(R)Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition.
Bill History: 11-14-16 H Filed


HB 110  
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: 11-14-16 H Filed


HB 122  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Juvenile Justice and Family Issues


HB 140  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to convictions considered for purposes of enhancing the punishment for certain intoxication offenses.
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 142  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the creation of the offense of indecent assault, to judicial protection for victims of that offense, and to certain criminal acts committed in relation to that offense.
Companions:
SB 339Perry, Charles(Identical)
  1-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 191  
Bernal, Diego(D)Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property.
Bill History: 02-14-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 218  
Dale, Tony(R)Relating to improper relationships between educators and students.
Bill History: 11-14-16 H Filed


HB 234  
Anchia, Rafael(D)Relating to wrongful exclusion of handgun license holders from property owned by or leased to a governmental entity and to certain offenses relating to the carrying of handguns on that property.
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 246  
Anchia, Rafael(D)Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on the property.
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 255  
Anchia, Rafael(D)Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises or property of certain recreational facilities.
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 259  
Anchia, Rafael(D)Relating to the creation of certain offenses concerning firearm sales at gun shows.
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 261  
Howard, Donna(D)Relating to enhanced penalties for assault of employees of or volunteers for certain clinics or facilities that provide abortion or family planning services.
Bill History: 11-14-16 H Filed


HB 282  
Anchia, Rafael(D)Relating to the carrying of handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.
Companions:
HB 391Howard, Donna(Identical)
  2-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 289  
Phelan, Dade(R)Relating to protective orders for certain children who are victims of abuse or neglect.
Bill History: 02-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Human Services


HB 291  
Johnson, Eric(D)Relating to limiting the locations in which a license holder may openly carry a handgun.
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 306  
Minjarez, Ina(D)Relating to student harassment, bullying, cyberbullying, injury to or death of minor.
Companions:
SB 179Menendez, Jose(Identical)
  1-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 02-15-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Education


HB 331  
Gonzalez, Mary(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of indecency with a child and the duty of certain professionals to report that offense and to instruction in school districts regarding consent in sexual relationships.
Bill History: 11-14-16 H Filed


HB 333  
Meyer, Morgan(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper relationship between educator and student.
Bill History: 11-15-16 H Filed


HB 356  
Huberty, Dan(R)Relating to the carrying of concealed or holstered handguns by certain handgun license holders attending a meeting of the board of trustees of a school district or the governing body of an open-enrollment charter school.
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Education


HB 375  
Stickland, Jonathan(R)Relating to providing for the carrying of handguns without a license and to related offenses and penalties.
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 383  
Murphy, Jim(R)Relating to enhancing the penalties for certain repeat and habitual offenders.
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 391  
Howard, Donna(D)Relating to the carrying of handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.
Companions:
HB 282Anchia, Rafael(Identical)
  2-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 392  
Howard, Donna(D)Relating to certain offenses involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of certain hospitals, mental health facilities, and nursing facilities.
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 401  
Villalba, Jason(R)Relating to civil or criminal liability for leaving certain animals unattended in or removing certain individuals or animals from a motor vehicle.
Companions:
SB 69Zaffirini, Judith(Identical)
  1-24-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 11-17-16 H Filed


HB 415  
Minjarez, Ina(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of aggravated kidnapping.
Companions:
SB 688Uresti, Carlos(Identical)
  2-15-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 429  
Villalba, Jason(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for an offense committed against a person because of the person's status as a peace officer, a firefighter, or emergency medical services personnel.
Bill History: 02-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 435  
King, Ken(R)Relating to the application of certain weapons laws to and liability for certain actions of volunteer emergency services personnel licensed to carry a handgun.
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 465  
Anchia, Rafael(D)Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses involving the carrying of weapons at amusement parks or locations associated with schools or educational institutions.
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 466  
Anchia, Rafael(D)Relating to limiting the locations in which a license holder may openly carry a handgun.
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 471  
Johnson, Eric(D)Relating to authorizing a credit union or other financial institution to conduct savings promotion raffles.
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Investments and Financial Services


HB 514  
Simmons, Ron(R)Relating to the authority of certain personal protection officers to carry certain weapons.
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 560  
Springer, Drew(R)Relating to the places where a person may carry a handgun if the person is licensed to carry a handgun and to certain related criminal offenses.
Bill History: 02-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety


HB 573  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to certain statutory changes to reflect and address same-sex marriages and parenting relationships and to the removal of provisions regarding the criminality or unacceptability of homosexual conduct.
Companions:
SB 251Rodriguez, Jose(Identical)
  1-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 12-12-16 H Filed


HB 591  
Minjarez, Ina(D)Relating to the punishment for the offense of aggravated assault.
Bill History: 02-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 612  
Leach, Jeff(R)Relating to voluntary and informed consent to an abortion and prevention of coerced abortions.
Bill History: 12-16-16 H Filed


HB 676  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Companions:
SB 941Hughes, Bryan (F)(Identical)
  2-16-17 S Filed
Bill History: 12-21-16 H Filed


HB 683  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the creation of the offense of possession or use of law enforcement identification, insignia, or vehicles in certain populous municipalities and the clarification of the offenses of false identification.
Bill History: 12-21-16 H Filed


HB 722  
Longoria, Oscar(D)Relating to certain procedures for defendants who successfully complete a period of state jail felony community supervision.
Bill History: 02-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 731  
Bohac, Dwayne(R)Relating to creating the offense of intimidation by a member of a criminal street gang.
Bill History: 02-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 761  
Hernandez, Ana(D)Relating to protections under civil and criminal law for certain young victims of trafficking.
Companions:
HB 887Hernandez, Ana(Refiled from 84R Session)
Bill History: 12-28-16 H Filed


HB 790  
Lozano, Jose(R)Relating to the definition of an illegal knife.
Bill History: 02-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence


HB 799  
Murr, Andrew(R)Relating to the persons authorized to conduct an inquest in certain counties.
Companions:
SB 378Perry, Charles(Identical)
  2-16-17 S Voted favorably from committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 02-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


HB 806  
Dale, Tony(R)Relating to the punishment for the offense of bail jumping and failure to appear.
Bill History: 01-03-17 H Filed


HB 834  
Parker, Tan(R)Relating to prohibiting certain actions regarding the rehoming of an adopted child.
Bill History: 01-05-17 H Filed


HB 866  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to lethal violence protective orders.
Companions:
SB 434Rodriguez, Jose(Identical)
  2- 6-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 01-09-17 H Filed


HB 894  
Raymond, Richard(D)Relating to local option elections to legalize or prohibit the operation of eight-liners.
Bill History: 01-09-17 H Filed


HB 899  
Nevarez, Poncho(D)Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property.
Bill History: 01-09-17 H Filed


HB 913  
Alvarado, Carol(D)Relating to the prosecution of the criminal offense of the possession, manufacture, transport, repair, or sale of certain prohibited explosive weapons.
Bill History: 01-10-17 H Filed


HB 948  
Tinderholt, Tony(R)Relating to prohibiting abortion and recognizing the rights, powers, and privileges of all unborn children at every stage of gestation from fertilization until birth.
Bill History: 01-11-17 H Filed


HB 968  
Metcalf, Will(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or postsecondary educational institutions.
Companions:
SB 349Creighton, Brandon(Identical)
  1-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 01-12-17 H Filed


HB 981  
Wray, John(R)Relating to the carrying of handguns by and an exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain persons who provide security services on a volunteer basis at an established place of religious worship.
Bill History: 01-12-17 H Filed


HB 982  
Wray, John(R)Relating to the carrying of a handgun by a first responder engaged in the actual discharge of the first responder's duties.
Bill History: 01-12-17 H Filed


HB 983  
Wray, John(R)Relating to an increase in punishment for certain persons convicted of theft of a trailer, semitrailer, farm tractor, or implement of husbandry.
Bill History: 01-12-17 H Filed


HB 987  
Anchia, Rafael(D)Relating to use of force or deadly force in defense of a person.
Bill History: 01-12-17 H Filed


HB 1015  
Dutton, Harold(D)Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child, to the age of criminal responsibility, and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to those ages.
Bill History: 01-12-17 H Filed


HB 1078  
Murphy, Jim(R)Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle.
Companions:
HB 1338Leach, Jeff(Identical)
  1-27-17 H Filed
SB 274Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  1-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 01-17-17 H Filed


HB 1087  
Alvarado, Carol(D)Relating to the creation of the offense of bestiality.
Bill History: 01-17-17 H Filed


HB 1088  
Munoz, Sergio(D)Relating to the creation of the offense of prohibited conduct of a bail bond surety.
Bill History: 01-17-17 H Filed


HB 1090  
Meyer, Morgan(R)Relating to the criminal penalties for insider trading and other misuse of official information by public servants.
Companions:
SB 111Taylor, Van (F)(Refiled from 84R Session)
SB 140Taylor, Van(Identical)
  1-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 01-17-17 H Filed


HB 1110  
Thompson, Ed(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for assault committed against certain sports participants.
Bill History: 01-18-17 H Filed


HB 1153  
Davis, Sarah(R)Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of state hospitals and state supported living centers.
Bill History: 01-19-17 H Filed


HB 1178  
Kuempel, John(R)Relating to the punishment for burglary and theft of controlled substances.
Companions:
SB 536Hinojosa, Chuy(Identical)
  2- 8-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 01-19-17 H Filed


HB 1209  
Burns, DeWayne(R)Relating to the punishment for the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder.
Companions:
SB 583Campbell, Donna(Identical)
  2- 8-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Bill History: 01-23-17 H Filed


HB 1218  
Johnson, Eric(D)Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of prostitution.
Bill History: 01-23-17 H Filed


HB 1229  
Blanco, Cesar(D)Relating to prohibiting the transfer of a firearm to a person listed in the terrorist screening database maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Companions:
SB 221Menendez, Jose(Identical)
  1-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 01-24-17 H Filed


HB 1257  
Kacal, Kyle(R)Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of criminal mischief involving property used for flood control purposes or a dam.
Companions:
SB 903Birdwell, Brian(Identical)
  2-15-17 S Filed
Bill History: 01-24-17 H Filed


HB 1275  
Moody, Joe(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: 01-25-17 H Filed


HB 1327  
Metcalf, Will(R)Relating to enhancing the penalty for intoxication assault and intoxication manslaughter in certain circumstances.
Bill History: 01-27-17 H Filed


HB 1338  
Leach, Jeff(R)Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle.
Companions:
HB 1078Murphy, Jim(Identical)
  1-17-17 H Filed
SB 274Huffman, Joan(Identical)
  1-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 01-27-17 H Filed


HB 1357  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the prosecution of offenses involving cruelty to animals and to the inclusion of related conduct in the definition of family violence.
Companions:
SB 762Menendez, Jose(Identical)
  2- 6-17 S Filed
Bill History: 01-30-17 H Filed


HB 1403  
Isaac, Jason(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper relationship between educator and student.
Bill History: 01-31-17 H Filed


HB 1431  
Moody, Joe(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of sexual assault.
Companions:
SB 340Perry, Charles(Identical)
  1-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-01-17 H Filed


HB 1436  
Wu, Gene(D)Relating to the offense of possessing an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle.
Bill History: 02-01-17 H Filed


HB 1457  
Raymond, Richard(D)Relating to fantasy sports contests.
Bill History: 02-01-17 H Filed


HB 1537  
Farrar, Jessica(D)Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
Companions:
HB 64Dutton, Harold(Identical)
  2-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 02-03-17 H Filed


HB 1554  
Lozano, Jose(R)Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the smuggling of persons.
Bill History: 02-06-17 H Filed


HB 1592  
Bohac, Dwayne(R)Relating to the punishment of certain assaults committed against employees of primary and secondary schools.
Bill History: 02-06-17 H Filed


HB 1666  
Meyer, Morgan(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for the offense of aggravated promotion of prostitution.
Bill History: 02-08-17 H Filed


HB 1667  
Meyer, Morgan(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for the offense of promotion of prostitution.
Bill History: 02-08-17 H Filed


HB 1686  
Shaheen, Matt(R)Relating to the punishment for the offense of fraudulent destruction, removal, or concealment of a writing that is attached to tangible property.
Bill History: 02-08-17 H Filed


HB 1739  
Burrows, Dustin(R)Relating to the concurrent jurisdiction of the attorney general to prosecute the offense of barratry and solicitation of professional employment.
Bill History: 02-10-17 H Filed


HB 1747  
Minjarez, Ina(D)Relating to the creation of the offense of mail theft.
Bill History: 02-10-17 H Filed


HB 1751  
Krause, Matt(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for assault committed against a peace officer.
Bill History: 02-10-17 H Filed


HB 1808  
Meyer, Morgan(R)Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain trafficking and sexual offenses.
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Filed


HB 1810  
Dale, Tony(R)Relating to the creation of the offense of possession or promotion of obscene visual material depicting a child.
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Filed


HB 1819  
Springer, Drew(R)Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.
Companions:
SB 842Perry, Charles(Identical)
  2-13-17 S Filed
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Filed


HB 1827  
Hinojosa, Gina (F)(D)Relating to prohibiting carrying a firearm while intoxicated.
Bill History: 02-14-17 H Filed


HB 1848  
Coleman, Garnet(D)Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.
Companions:
HB 553Moody, Joe(Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 1523Farrar, Jessica(Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 2057Coleman, Garnet(Refiled from 84R Session)
SB 148Rodriguez, Jose(Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 96Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 166Rodriguez, Jose(Identical)
  1-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Bill History: 02-14-17 H Filed


HB 1911  
White, James(R)Relating to granting authority to carry a firearm to an unlicensed person who otherwise meets certain requirements for a handgun license and to related criminal offenses.
Bill History: 02-15-17 H Filed


HB 1914  
Cain, Briscoe (F)(R)Relating to the issuance of a citation for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns.
Bill History: 02-15-17 H Filed


HB 1915  
Cain, Briscoe (F)(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or educational institutions.
Bill History: 02-15-17 H Filed


HB 1919  
Raymond, Richard(D)Relating to increasing the punishment for an offense committed against a person because of bias or prejudice on the basis of service as a peace officer.
Bill History: 02-15-17 H Filed


HB 1935  
Frullo, John(R)Relating to the carrying of certain knives.
Bill History: 02-15-17 H Filed


HB 1999  
Israel, Celia(D)Relating to a violation regarding the purchase, possession, or consumption of alcoholic beverages by a minor or the misrepresentation of age by a minor.
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Filed


HB 2020  
Uresti, Tomas (F)(D)Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting advertisements on an Internet website of certain prostitution offenses.
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Filed


HB 2032  
Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara (F)(D)Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for certain offenses committed on the premises of a public transportation system.
Companions:
SB 1573Uresti, Carlos(Refiled from 84R Session)
Bill History: 02-17-17 H Filed


HB 2044  
Thompson, Senfronia(D)Relating to matters concerning peace officers, including racial profiling, use of force, equipment, and disciplinary procedures.
Bill History: 02-17-17 H Filed


SB 6  
Kolkhorst, Lois(R)Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility.
Bill History: 01-24-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 7  
Bettencourt, Paul(R)Relating to improper relationships between educators and students.
Bill History: 01-24-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Education


SB 69  
Zaffirini, Judith(D)Relating to civil or criminal liability for leaving certain animals unattended in or removing certain individuals or animals from a motor vehicle.
Companions:
HB 401Villalba, Jason(Identical)
  11-17-16 H Filed
Bill History: 01-24-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 106  
Hall, Bob(R)Relating to criminal offenses applicable to gambling devices, including eight-liners.
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 108  
Hall, Bob(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for certain felony offenses committed by a person who is unlawfully present in the United States.
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 140  
Taylor, Van(R)Relating to the criminal penalties for insider trading and other misuse of official information by public servants.
Companions:
SB 111Taylor, Van (F)(Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 1090Meyer, Morgan(Identical)
  1-17-17 H Filed
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 166  
Rodriguez, Jose(D)Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.
Companions:
HB 553Moody, Joe(Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 1523Farrar, Jessica(Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 2057Coleman, Garnet(Refiled from 84R Session)
SB 148Rodriguez, Jose(Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 96Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1848Coleman, Garnet(Identical)
  2-14-17 H Filed
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 179  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to student harassment, bullying, cyberbullying, injury to or death of a minor.
Companions:
HB 306Minjarez, Ina(Identical)
  2-15-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Education
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 188  
Uresti, Carlos(D)Relating to civil or criminal liability for transporting in, confining in, or removing from a motor vehicle certain animals.
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 206  
West, Royce(D)Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons.
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 220  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of certain mental health facilities.
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 221  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to prohibiting the transfer of a firearm to a person listed in the terrorist screening database maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Companions:
HB 1229Blanco, Cesar(Identical)
  1-24-17 H Filed
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 236  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to the repeal of statutes regarding the criminality or unacceptability of homosexual conduct and to the recognition of certain same-sex relationship statuses.
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 251  
Rodriguez, Jose(D)Relating to certain statutory changes to reflect and address same-sex marriages and parenting relationships and to the removal of provisions regarding the criminality or unacceptability of homosexual conduct.
Companions:
HB 573Thompson, Senfronia(Identical)
  12-12-16 H Filed
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 274  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle.
Companions:
HB 1078Murphy, Jim(Identical)
  1-17-17 H Filed
HB 1338Leach, Jeff(Identical)
  1-27-17 H Filed
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 280  
Huffines, Donald(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of criminal trespass.
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 339  
Perry, Charles(R)Relating to the creation of the offense of indecent assault, to judicial protection for victims of that offense, and to certain criminal acts committed in relation to that offense.
Companions:
HB 142Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 340  
Perry, Charles(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of sexual assault.
Companions:
HB 1431Moody, Joe(Identical)
  2- 1-17 H Filed
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 343  
Perry, Charles(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper sexual activity with a person under the supervision of a community supervision and corrections department.
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 349  
Creighton, Brandon(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or postsecondary educational institutions.
Companions:
HB 968Metcalf, Will(Identical)
  1-12-17 H Filed
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 378  
Perry, Charles(R)Relating to the persons authorized to conduct an inquest in certain counties.
Companions:
HB 799Murr, Andrew(Identical)
  2-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence
Bill History: 02-16-17 S Voted favorably from committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 405  
Hall, Bob(R)Relating to voting and election procedures.
Bill History: 02-01-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 434  
Rodriguez, Jose(D)Relating to lethal violence protective orders.
Companions:
HB 866Moody, Joe(Identical)
  1- 9-17 H Filed
Bill History: 02-06-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 449  
Burton, Konni(R)Relating to the carrying of a concealed handgun on the premises of certain businesses.
Bill History: 02-06-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 450  
Burton, Konni(R)Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition.
Bill History: 02-06-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 458  
Huffines, Donald(R)Relating to the offense of carrying a handgun while intoxicated.
Bill History: 02-06-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 487  
Miles, Borris (F)(D)Relating to increasing criminal penalty prescribed for certain acts of official oppression.
Bill History: 02-06-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 524  
Birdwell, Brian(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for the offense of abuse of a corpse.
Bill History: 02-06-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 536  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D)Relating to the punishment for burglary and theft of controlled substances.
Companions:
HB 1178Kuempel, John(Identical)
  1-19-17 H Filed
Bill History: 02-08-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 577  
Nichols, Robert(R)Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of state hospitals.
Bill History: 02-08-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 583  
Campbell, Donna(R)Relating to punishment for the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder.
Companions:
HB 1209Burns, DeWayne(Identical)
  1-23-17 H Filed
Bill History: 02-08-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 597  
Lucio, Eddie(D)Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
Bill History: 02-08-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 653  
Taylor, Van(R)Relating to improper relationships between educators or certain other school personnel and students.
Bill History: 02-14-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Education


SB 664  
Huffines, Donald(R)Relating to the punishment for certain intoxication offenses.
Bill History: 02-15-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 688  
Uresti, Carlos(D)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of aggravated kidnapping.
Companions:
HB 415Minjarez, Ina(Identical)
  2-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Bill History: 02-15-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 762  
Menendez, Jose(D)Relating to the prosecution of offenses involving cruelty to animals and to the inclusion of related conduct in the definition of family violence.
Companions:
HB 1357Moody, Joe(Identical)
  1-30-17 H Filed
Bill History: 02-06-17 S Filed


SB 772  
Uresti, Carlos(D)Relating to the authority of a code enforcement officer when performing official duties to possess or carry an instrument used for deterring the bite of an animal.
Bill History: 02-07-17 S Filed


SB 841  
Taylor, Van(R)Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful installation of tracking device or malicious software.
Bill History: 02-13-17 S Filed


SB 842  
Perry, Charles(R)Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.
Companions:
HB 1819Springer, Drew(Identical)
  2-13-17 H Filed
Bill History: 02-13-17 S Filed


SB 899  
Huffman, Joan(R)Relating to increasing the punishment for an offense committed against a person because of the person's status as a peace officer, a firefighter, or emergency medical services personnel.
Bill History: 02-15-17 S Filed


SB 903  
Birdwell, Brian(R)Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of criminal mischief involving property used for flood control purposes or a dam.
Companions:
HB 1257Kacal, Kyle(Identical)
  1-24-17 H Filed
Bill History: 02-15-17 S Filed


SB 917  
Taylor, Van(R)Relating to the creation of the offense of improper contact with an adult victim.
Bill History: 02-15-17 S Filed


SB 941  
Hughes, Bryan (F)(R)Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
Companions:
HB 676Wu, Gene(Identical)
  12-21-16 H Filed
Bill History: 02-16-17 S Filed


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