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House Committee on Law Enforcement - 79th R.S. (2005)

Committee Members
Joe Driver, Chair
Jim Jackson, Vice Chair
Glenn Hegar, Chair - Budget & Oversight
Lon Burnam
Stephen Frost
Suzanna Gratia Hupp
Marc Veasey
Charges
• Study the adequacy and effectiveness of Department of Public Safety trooper training.
• Oversee the implementation and enforcement of the provisions of HB 164, 79th Legislature, Regular Session, as it relates to the manufacture of methamphetamines, and the distribution and sale of prescription and non-prescription drugs.
• Research options for stable funding sources for the University of North Texas Mission Persons DNA database.
• Monitor the implementation of SB 568, 79th Legislature, Regular Session, as it relates to law enforcement response to private home alarms.
• Evaluate the efficacy of designing a law enforcement training program specifically applicable to small or rural police agencies.
• Monitor the agencies and programs under the committee's jurisdiction.

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