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HB 29 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to prostitution and the trafficking of persons, civil racketeering related to trafficking, the prevention, investigation, and prosecution of and punishment for certain sexual offenses and offenses involving or related to trafficking, reimbursement of certain costs for criminal victims who are children, and the release and reporting of certain information relating to a child; increasing criminal penalties; creating criminal offenses. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
See remarks for effective date
HB 72 85-0 (2017) Author: Keough, Mark Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 104 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to notification provided to certain victims of criminal offenses. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 142 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al. 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. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 269 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to judicial proceedings on a petition to set aside a conviction or an order of expunction of criminal history record information for certain victims of trafficking of persons or compelling prostitution who are convicted of prostitution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 825 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1855 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1866 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to compensation and restitution to crime victims and the disposition of unclaimed restitution payments; providing for an administrative penalty; authorizing a fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2222 85-0 (2017) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the confidentiality of home address information of certain victims of family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking of persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2404 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to reports of sexual assault made to public or private institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2509 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of certain victims of trafficking of persons for an order of nondisclosure. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Received from the House
HB 3039 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to the reporting and prosecution of sexual assault, sexual harassment, and sexual misconduct by a member of the state military forces; creating a criminal offense. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3249 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to persons who may be prosecuted for the offense of improper contact with a victim. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3649 85-0 (2017) Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to confidential communications of victims of certain family violence offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3655 85-0 (2017) Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al. Relating to grants awarded to reimburse counties for the cost of monitoring defendants and victims in criminal cases involving family violence. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 3819 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper contact with a victim and to providing certain rights to a victim of a criminal offense and the victim's family regarding contact by an inmate or an inmate's representative. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4040 85-0 (2017) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to a pilot program for the establishment of a call center to assist victims of sexual assault. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
SB 169 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 256 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Sponsor: Hunter, Todd | et. al.
Relating to the confidentiality of home address information of certain victims of family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking of persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 339 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles 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. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 857 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 917 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the creation of the offense of improper contact with an adult victim. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1165 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to judicial proceedings on a petition to set aside a conviction or an order of expunction of arrest records and files for certain victims of trafficking of persons or compelling prostitution who are convicted of certain offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1243 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the creation of the offense of improper contact with an adult victim of a criminal offense and providing certain rights to a victim and the victim's family regarding contact by an inmate or an inmate's representative. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1569 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al. Relating to prostitution and the trafficking of persons, civil racketeering related to trafficking, the prosecution of and punishment for certain sexual offenses and offenses involving or related to trafficking, reimbursement of certain costs for criminal victims who are children, and the release and reporting of certain information relating to a child; increasing a criminal penalty; creating a criminal offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1618 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to billing and reimbursement for certain emergency and health care services provided to a sexual assault survivor. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1757 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to confidential communications of victims of certain family violence offenses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1851 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to the confidential and privileged communications and records of victims of certain sexual assault offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2060 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to compensation and restitution to crime victims and the disposition of unclaimed restitution payments; providing for an administrative penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 309 85-1 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe 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. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 10 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to certain criminal and civil consequences of trafficking of persons, compelling prostitution, and certain other related criminal offenses; to the prevention, prosecution, and punishment of those offenses, and to compensation paid to victims of those offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 154 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 210 84-0 (2015) Author: Rose, Toni | et. al. Relating to victim-offender mediation services offered by the victim services division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 319 84-0 (2015) Author: Keough, Mark | et. al. Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 362 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to notification provided to certain victims of criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 692 84-0 (2015) Author: Longoria, Oscar | et. al. Relating to compensation under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act for damages to real property suffered as a result of a person evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 853 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the confidentiality of information identifying children who are victims of certain offenses; creating an offense. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1293 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the confidentiality of identifying information of victims of stalking; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1446 84-0 (2015) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
Relating to reimbursement of certain medical costs for victims of certain sex offenses, compensation to victims of stalking for relocation and housing rental expenses, and the creation of a governor's program for victims of child sex trafficking. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1447 84-0 (2015) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to protective orders for certain victims of sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1812 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to grants awarded to reimburse counties for the cost of monitoring defendants and victims in criminal cases involving family violence. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2360 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain residential educational child-care facilities serving victims of human trafficking. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 2970 84-0 (2015) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the use of money paid as restitution to or on behalf of certain individuals depicted in child pornography. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3184 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3455 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to the rights of victims of sexual assault. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3500 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to judicial proceedings on a petition to set aside a conviction or an order of expunction of criminal history record information for certain victims of trafficking of persons or compelling prostitution who are convicted of prostitution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4003 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the redaction of personally identifiable information of victims from juvenile court records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HCR 147 84-0 (2015) Author: Keough, Mark
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 3184. Signed by the Governor
SB 160 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to s/c on Border Security by Pres
SB 630 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Dale, Tony
Relating to protective orders for certain victims of sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 737 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Moody, Joe
Relating to certain protective orders and magistrate's orders for emergency protection. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1010 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the use of money paid as restitution to or on behalf of certain individuals depicted in child pornography. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1265 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the redaction of personally identifiable information of victims from juvenile court records. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 26 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to unemployment compensation eligibility and chargebacks regarding certain persons who are victims or whose immediate family members are victims of sexual assault. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 110 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to leave for junior college district or university system employees who are physically assaulted while on duty. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 167 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing a fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 899 83-0 (2013) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to certain rights of victims, guardians of victims, and close relatives of deceased victims in the criminal justice system. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1065 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the right of an employee who is a victim of a crime to time off from work to attend court proceedings related to that crime. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1435 83-0 (2013) Author: Darby, Drew
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to certain notices, reports, and descriptions provided by or filed with court and county clerks. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1512 83-0 (2013) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to referral of disputes for alternative dispute resolution, including victim-directed referrals; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1567 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the presentation of a statement by certain persons at the conclusion of a juvenile disposition hearing. House: Corrections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2544 83-0 (2013) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to victim-offender mediation services offered by the victim services division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2559 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the rights of certain victims of sexual assault. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2595 83-0 (2013) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the value of personal property that is exempt from seizure to pay a crime victim under an order of restitution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2725 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the confidentiality of certain records maintained by a victims of trafficking shelter center and the creation of minimum standards for certain facilities that provide services to victims of trafficking. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 2898 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Doug Relating to the definition of victim for the purpose of restitution liens. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3407 83-0 (2013) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to the assessment of juveniles who are victims of sex trafficking. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3517 83-0 (2013) Author: Carter, Stefani Relating to requiring a jury to consider a victim impact statement before assessing punishment in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3671 83-0 (2013) Author: Cook, Byron | et. al. Relating to the right of certain young crime victims to a speedy trial and to be considered with respect to a defendant's motion for continuance. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3738 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 51 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to unemployment compensation eligibility and chargebacks regarding certain persons who are victims of sexual assault. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
SB 526 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 558 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the rights of victims of sexual assault. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 744 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to compensation under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act for loss of support to a dependent who is a victim. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 745 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Otto, John
Relating to sexual assault prevention and crisis services and to the administration of the Crime Victims' Compensation Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1184 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the presentation of a statement by a victim, close relative of a deceased victim, or guardian of a victim after the conclusion of a juvenile disposition hearing. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1192 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the rights of certain victims of sexual assault. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1237 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon
Relating to referral of disputes for alternative dispute resolution, including victim-directed referrals; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1354 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the confidentiality of certain records maintained by a victims of trafficking shelter center and the creation of minimum standards for certain facilities that provide services to victims of trafficking. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1519 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to educational materials on pardons for victims of trafficking of persons. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1520 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the assessment of juveniles who are victims of sex trafficking. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 158 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Relating to leave for junior college district or university system employees who are physically assaulted while on duty. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 603 82-0 (2011) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a prohibition on law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 825 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to protective orders for stalking victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1028 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to certain contact between a criminal defendant and the victim of the offense of which the defendant is convicted or a member of the victim's family. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1122 82-0 (2011) Author: Weber, Randy | et. al. Relating to the trafficking of persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1215 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the creation of the offense of unauthorized acquisition or transfer of certain financial information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1219 82-0 (2011) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the right of an employee to time off from work if the employee or the employee's child is a victim of family violence or a violent felony offense. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 1489 82-0 (2011) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to an oral statement regarding the impact of an offense in certain cases involving a violent crime. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1715 82-0 (2011) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to the rights of victims of property crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2019 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2065 82-0 (2011) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2124 82-0 (2011) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to victim notification regarding the release of a defendant who was acquitted by reason of insanity in a criminal case. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2303 82-0 (2011) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to compensation under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act for parents and guardians of certain deceased crime victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2329 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information regarding victims of trafficking of persons and to the issuance and enforcement of protective orders to protect victims of trafficking of persons; providing penalties. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3229 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the right of an employee who is a victim of a crime to time off from work to attend court proceedings related to that crime. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HCR 181 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 2329. Signed by the Governor
SB 62 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to an oral statement regarding the impact of an offense in certain cases involving a violent crime. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 64 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the right of an employee who is a victim of a crime to time off from work to attend court proceedings related to that crime. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 67 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to leave for junior college district or university system employees who are physically assaulted while on duty. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 600 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to a prohibition on law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1010 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Relating to providing a victim, guardian of a victim, or close relative of a deceased victim with notice of a plea bargain agreement in certain criminal cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 167 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to an oral statement regarding the impact of an offense in certain cases involving a violent crime. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1003 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to notice provided to certain victims or witnesses regarding certain inmates or defendants who are electronically monitored. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1226 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to right to vacate and avoid residential lease liability following the occurrence of certain criminal offenses or family violence. House: Business & Industry Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1228 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to the rights of victims of property crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1372 81-0 (2009) Author: Shelton, Mark | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the definition of victim in relation to certain crime victims' rights. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2236 81-0 (2009) Author: Moody, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the right of certain crime victims to be considered with respect to a defendant's motion for continuance. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2465 81-0 (2009) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to taking a deposition of an elderly or disabled victim of or witness to an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2584 81-0 (2009) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al. Relating to the right of certain child crime victims to a speedy trial and to be considered with respect to a defendant's motion for continuance. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2916 81-0 (2009) Author: McReynolds, Jim
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to allowing certain claimants to file an application under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 4009 81-0 (2009) Author: Weber, Randy | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the provision of services to certain persons involved in, and the prosecution, punishment, and prevention of, offenses involving trafficking of persons or certain forced or sex-based labor or services, and to law enforcement training related to offenses involving that trafficking. House: Human Services
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 4464 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to crime victim information in a criminal judgment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 57 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to an oral statement regarding the impact of an offense in certain cases involving a violent crime. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 60 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the right of an employee who is a victim of a crime to time off from work to attend court proceedings related to that crime. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 65 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to leave for junior college district or university system employees who are physically assaulted while on duty. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
No action taken in committee
SB 712 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the requirement that certain defendants in a criminal case undergo testing for HIV infection and other diseases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 1380 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to the right of certain child crime victims to a speedy trial and to be considered with respect to a defendant's motion for continuance. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 1902 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the imposition of conditions on certain defendants charged with an offense involving family violence. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 172 80-0 (2007) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Relating to the confidentiality of a family violence victim's identifying information; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 294 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to contact between a public school student who assaults another student and the student victim. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 309 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki | et. al.
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to certain notifications made by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to close relatives of deceased victims. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 433 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to disclosure by the inspector general of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice of the identifying information of victims of sex offenses who are confined in a facility operated by or under contract with the department. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 597 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the creation of an address confidentiality program to assist victims of family violence or stalking in maintaining confidential addresses. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1042 80-0 (2007) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to excepting certain crime victim information from required disclosure under the public information law. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1563 80-0 (2007) Author: Bolton, Valinda
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the issuance of posthumous high school diplomas to certain students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2210 80-0 (2007) Author: Bolton, Valinda
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to law enforcement reports concerning the commission of certain offenses and the provision of certain information in those reports to victims of those offenses. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2214 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to restitution and other assistance provided to victims of crime and to related claimants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2291 80-0 (2007) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to a study of victim-offender mediation programs for juvenile offenders. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2750 80-0 (2007) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of pretrial victim-offender mediation programs in certain counties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 3585 80-0 (2007) Author: Pena, Aaron
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the provision of a computerized victim notification system to certain state agencies and to counties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on intent calendar
SB 51 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to leave for junior college district or university system employees who are physically assaulted while on duty. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . .
SB 636 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to excepting certain crime victim information from required disclosure under the public information law. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
SB 697 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to the issuance of high school diplomas to certain crime victims. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 784 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the notice provided to certain crime victims before the release of certain defendants. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1616 80-0 (2007) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to restitution and other assistance provided to victims of crime and to related claimants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on Major State Calendar
HB 149 79-0 (2005) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to the admissibility of evidence of an alleged victim's past sexual behavior or alleged sexual predisposition. House: Civil Practices Meeting cancelled
HB 291 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to victim notification regarding the release of certain defendants following acquittal by reason of insanity. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 300 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the right of certain sexual assault victims to a forensic medical examination. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 338 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to authorizing certain persons to make an oral statement regarding the impact of an offense on the victim before sentencing in certain cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 469 79-0 (2005) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to the transfer of public school students who are the victims of certain criminal conduct or the siblings of the victims. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 482 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to an oral statement regarding the impact of an offense in certain cases involving a violent crime. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 494 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the creation of an address confidentiality program to assist victims of family violence or stalking in maintaining confidential addresses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 544 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to the right of certain sexual assault victims to a forensic medical examination. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 796 79-0 (2005) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the provision of crime victims' compensation to a victim or a dependent of a victim. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1024 79-0 (2005) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to contact between a public school student who assaults another student and the student victim. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 1032 79-0 (2005) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of fraudulent use or possession of identifying information and to assistance to victims of that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1750 79-0 (2005) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to the right of certain employees who are crime victims to time off from work; providing a civil penalty. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 1846 79-0 (2005) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the definition of "victim-related services or assistance" for purposes of the Crime Victims' Compensation Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1847 79-0 (2005) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the definition of victim in relation to certain crime victim's rights. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3154 79-0 (2005) Author: Escobar, Juan Relating to the confidentiality of records regarding sex offense victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3458 79-0 (2005) Author: Baxter, Todd Relating to a student victim of assault. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
SB 36 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the victim's statement regarding the impact of an offense in certain cases involving a violent crime. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 37 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the right of certain sexual assault victims to a forensic medical examination. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 160 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the creation of an address confidentiality program to assist victims of family violence in maintaining confidential addresses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1126 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Escobar, Juan
Relating to the confidentiality of records regarding sex offense victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 269 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the victim's statement regarding the impact of an offense in certain sexual assault cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 438 78-0 (2003) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the victim's statement regarding the impact of an offense in certain sexual assault cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 670 78-0 (2003) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the use of pseudonyms for victims of certain criminal offenses connected to the commission of a sex offense. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1027 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the confidentiality of crime victim information. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1188 78-0 (2003) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the punishment for certain theft and fraud offenses committed against an elderly individual. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1333 78-0 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to a sexual assault program referral provided by a law enforcement agency to certain victims. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1359 78-0 (2003) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the admissibility of evidence of an alleged victim's past sexual behavior or alleged sexual predisposition. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 1429 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to the investigation, prosecution, and punishment of identity theft and to the rights of victims of identity theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1726 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to fund certain counseling for victims of crime. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1857 78-0 (2003) Author: Mercer, Ken | et. al. Relating to the transfer of public school students who are the victims of certain criminal conduct or the siblings of the victims. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1895 78-0 (2003) Author: Hope, Ruben
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the compensation provided to an immediate family member or a household member of a deceased victim for funeral attendance and bereavement leave or certain other crime victims' services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2236 78-0 (2003) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to costs paid by defendants convicted of an offense involving family violence in municipal court where the municipality has a victim advocacy program. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 2598 78-0 (2003) Author: Hodge, Terri | et. al. Relating to the rights of certain victims of violent crimes and relatives or guardians of the victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 50 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the victim's statement regarding the impact of an offense in certain sexual assault cases. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 51 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Goolsby, Tony
Relating to a sexual assault program referral provided by a law enforcement agency to certain victims. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 882 78-0 (2003) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the confidentiality of a victim impact statement. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1015 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Elkins, Gary
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information regarding, and to the compensation of, a crime victim. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1245 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the governance of the Crime Victims' Institute. House: Higher Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1524 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to a hearsay statement made by a victim of family violence. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1745 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to the right of certain sexual assault victims to a forensic medical examination. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1898 78-0 (2003) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al. Relating to the offense of aggravated sexual assault against a person with mental retardation. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
HB 86 78-1 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to victim notification regarding the release of certain defendants following acquittal by reason of insanity. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 48 78-3 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to victim notification regarding the release of certain defendants following acquittal by reason of insanity. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 26 78-4 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to victim notification regarding the release of certain defendants following acquittal by reason of insanity. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 28 78-4 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to eliminating the compensation to victims of crime fund as a source of funding for the Crime Victims' Institute. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Scheduled for public hearing on . . . .
HB 36 78-4 (2003) Author: Mercer, Ken Relating to the transfer of public school students who are the victims of certain criminal conduct or the siblings of the victims. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 800 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to the rights of victims of crime, the payment of restitution to victims, and the training of certain persons who deal with victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1380 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to protecting, under the public information law, the identity of a victim of violence or threatened violence. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1429 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al. Relating to requiring the provision of notice to crime victims about the release of certain inmates on parole. House: Corrections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1572 77-0 (2001) Author: Haggerty, Pat
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the rights of victims of crime, participation by victims and witnesses in certain criminal proceedings, and the payment of restitution to victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2114 77-0 (2001) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to interment of a victim and an individual convicted of the murder of the victim in the same cemetery; providing a civil penalty. House: Corrections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 2890 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting certain persons in custody for sex offenses from contacting juvenile victims of their offenses, to the liability of a correctional facility or its officers and employees for contacts between certain persons in custody for sex offenses and the juvenile victims of their offenses, and to the confidentiality of certain information identifying juvenile sex offense victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3505 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the authority of the attorney general to fund the establishment of an information and notification system for crime victims with the compensation to victims of crime fund. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 959 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to confidentiality of information regarding a victim of sexual assault or family violence. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 997 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting certain persons in custody from contacting their victims. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 353 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the confidentiality of information identifying children who are victims of certain offenses; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1107 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the rights of victims of crime, including participation by victims in certain criminal proceedings and the payment of restitution to victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
HB 1205 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the right of certain victims of crime to the presence of a victim assistance coordinator or crime victim advocate during certain proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1565 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to a crime victim reporting the commission of an offense to a grand jury. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1731 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al. Relating to the right of victims of a sexual assault to the presence of a victim assistance coordinator, crime victim advocate, or other representative during certain medical examinations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1753 76-0 (1999) Author: Hope, Ruben Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to benefit certain nonprofit organizations providing victim-related services or assistance. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 3633 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to confidentiality of information regarding a victim of sexual assault or family violence. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Scheduled for formal meeting on . . . .
HB 3765 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the rights of crime victims and to the rights of victims of delinquent conduct committed by a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
HR 729 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallego, Pete Recognizing the contributions made by crime victims, advocates, elected officials and criminal justice professionals. Reported enrolled
SB 1330 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to limiting the assignment of a student to a particular class under certain circumstances. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 1357 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to confidentiality of information regarding a victim of sexual assault or family violence. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c on Infrastructure by Pres.
SB 1485 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the rights of crime victims in criminal and juvenile justice proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 11 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to a crime victim's right to appear in person before members of the Board of Pardons and Paroles. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on Reg. Order of Business Calendar
HB 30 74-0 (1995) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al. Relating to the right of a victim of a criminal offense to receive notice before the individual who committed the offense is released on parole or mandatory supervision. House: Corrections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 245 74-0 (1995) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the rights of a victim of juvenile crime to receive certain information. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 285 74-0 (1995) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to individuals permitted to attend the execution of a capital felon. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 314 74-0 (1995) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the right of a crime victim to be heard at various stages of a criminal prosecution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Postponed in committee
HB 1902 74-0 (1995) Author: Combs, Susan Relating to providing notice and permitting participation in the criminal justice process by victims and others adversely affected by certain criminal conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2767 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to comprehensive revisions to Subchapter B, Chapter 56, Code of Criminal Procedure, the Crime Victims' Compensation Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2800 74-0 (1995) Author: Brady, Kevin Relating to participation by victims in certain proceedings related to the prosecution, conviction, and subsequent supervision of defendants in criminal cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3070 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the enforcement of court-ordered obligations to pay restitution to victims of crime and to reimburse the crime victims' compensation fund by garnishment of current wages for personal service; providing that restitution; and providing civil penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HJR 119 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallego, Pete Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the enforcement of court-ordered obligations to pay restitution to victims of crime by garnishment of current wages for personal service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 38 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Sponsor: Bailey, Kevin | et. al.
Relating to individuals permitted to attend the execution of a capital felon. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 39 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Combs, Susan
Relating to the making of a statement to a court and to the defendant by a victim of a criminal offense or the victim's relative or guardian. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 46 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Relating to requiring victim notification when an inmate escapes from a facility operated by the institutional division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 47 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Relating to notification of certain persons about procedures in the community supervision process that apply to defendants who victimized those persons. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 48 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Relating to a crime victim's right to appear in person before members of the Board of Pardons and Paroles. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 162 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to the presentation of certain statements of victims at the punishment phase of a criminal trial. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 866 74-0 (1995) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the payment of restitution to victims of crime or reimbursement of the compensation to victims of crime fund and to the garnishment of wages for restitution and reimbursement; providing civil penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1049 74-0 (1995) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Place, Allen
Relating to the Crime Victims' Compensation Act; providing civil and administrative penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
SJR 43 74-0 (1995) Author: Whitmire, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to garnishment of wages for court-ordered restitution in a criminal judgment and court-ordered reimbursement to the state for compensation to victims of crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 151 73-0 (1993) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the right of a crime victim to be heard before the court sentences a defendant, accepts a guilty plea, or modifies or terminates probation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1437 73-0 (1993) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the making of a statement to a court and to the defendant by a victim of a criminal offense or the victim's relative or guardian. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2595 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the rights of close relatives and guardians of crime victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2597 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the right of a guardian of a victim or close relative of a victim to be present at certain criminal proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2598 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the right of a crime victim or a representative of a crime victim to be present at certain criminal proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HJR 118 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallego, Pete Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the right of a crime victim to testify in all court proceedings related to the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 759 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to immunity for crime victims in lawsuits arising from information filed with courts or the parole board. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 699 72-0 (1991) Author: Fleuriet, Kenneth Relating to the membership of a crime victim, guardian of a crime victim, or close relative of a deceased crime victim on the Texas Board of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2600 72-0 (1991) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the rights of crime victims, providing for restitution liens for victims of crime, and establishing the right of a crime victim to receive certain information from a prosecutor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2696 72-0 (1991) Author: Campbell, Ben Relating to the creation and funding of certain local programs for the assistance of crime victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2726 72-0 (1991) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to an expansion of the rights of crime victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
SB 7 72-0 (1991) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the right of a victim of a criminal offense to be present during certain criminal proceedings concerning the offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 539 72-0 (1991) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the right of a victim of a criminal offense to be present during certain criminal proceedings concerning the offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1144 72-0 (1991) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to an expansion of the rights of crime victims. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1407 72-0 (1991) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to the rights of victims of crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 30 72-1 (1991) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the right of a crime victim to receive certain information from a prosecutor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 10 72-3 (1992) Author: Finnell, Charles Relating to the forfeiture of proceeds from the commission of certain offenses and to the compensation of crime victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 5 72-3 (1992) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the assistance a crime victim receives in applying for a crime victim compensation award under the Crime Victims Compensation Act from, and receipt of such a compensation award by, a mental hospital or mental health facility. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 197 71-0 (1989) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the right of a victim of a criminal offense to be present during certain criminal proceedings concerning the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 828 71-0 (1989) Author: Richardson, Bob
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the notification to crime victims of certain rights available to those victims under state law and to the designation of crime victim liaisons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/89
HCR 145 71-0 (1989) Author: Denton, Betty | et. al.
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Designating April 10 to 14, 1989, as Crime Victims' Rights Week in Texas. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Signed by the Governor
HJR 19 71-0 (1989) Author: Richardson, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of crime victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Filed with the Secretary of State
SB 709 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Relating to the notification to crime victims of certain rights available to those victims under state law and to the designation of crime victim liaisons. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably with substitute
SB 810 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Richardson, Bob
Relating to the right of a victim of a criminal offense to be present during certain criminal proceedings concerning the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SJR 32 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of crime victims to be informed of, to be present at, and to be heard at certain criminal proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SJR 47 71-0 (1989) Author: Tejeda, Frank Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of crime victims to be informed of, to be present at, and to be heard at certain criminal proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 150 70-0 (1987) Author: Richardson, Bob
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the notification of victims before the release of certain prisoners. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 1552 70-0 (1987) Author: Yost, Gerald
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to information provided to crime victims and certain other persons about victims' rights and the criminal justice system and to the imposition of costs on conviction of certain municipal ordinances and the deposit of those costs into the compensation to victims of crime fund. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 1553 70-0 (1987) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to an explanation of rights afforded victims of crime and certain other persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor authorized
HB 1554 70-0 (1987) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to an explanation of the importance of the victim impact statement to a crime victim and certain other persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence S/C laid on table subject to call
HB 1555 70-0 (1987) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to an explanation to a crime victim and certain other person of the parole process and the ability to participate in the parole process. House: Criminal Jurisprudence S/C laid on table subject to call
HB 1556 70-0 (1987) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to providing a crime victim with information on the criminal justice system. House: Criminal Jurisprudence S/C laid on table subject to call
HB 1557 70-0 (1987) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to the updating of the victim impact statement form. House: Criminal Jurisprudence S/C laid on table subject to call
HB 1558 70-0 (1987) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to the acknowledgement by a crime victim of his receipt of required information for victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence S/C laid on table subject to call
SB 555 70-0 (1987) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the distribution of a victim impact statement form to a victim of a criminal offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 900 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to an explanation of the importance of the victim impact statement to a crime victim and certain other persons. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 901 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the updating of the victim impact statement form. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 902 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to an explanation to a crime victim and certain other person of the parole process and the ability to participate in the parole process. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 903 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to information provided to crime victims and certain other persons about compensation for certain costs. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 904 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the acknowledgment by a crime victim of his receipt of required information for victims. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 905 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to providing a crime victim with information on the criminal justice system. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 906 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to an explanation of rights afforded victims of crime and certain other persons. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1238 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the application of the rule excluding certain persons from hearing testimony in a criminal case to a victim or a close relative of a deceased victim. Senate: Criminal Justice Left as pending business in comm.
SB 1300 70-0 (1987) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the rights of crime victims, the use of the victim impact statement, and reports concerning victim impact statements. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
HB 235 69-0 (1985) Author: Tejeda, Frank
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the rights of crime victims and the effect of those rights on the sentencing and availability of bail and release to parole for defendants and to victim assistance coordinators and their duties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
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HB 279 69-0 (1985) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to the rights of crime victims and the close relatives of deceased victims and the effect of those rights on the availability of bail and release to parole for defendants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on table subj. to call in s/c
HB 363 69-0 (1985) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to a requirement that a prosecuting attorney consult the victim or victim's family before making a plea bargain agreement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor authorized
HB 860 69-0 (1985) Author: McKenna, Jan Relating to a requirement that the Board of Pardons and Paroles notify victims of offenses or their relatives before releasing prisoners. House: Law Enforcement Referred to subcommittee
HB 1109 69-0 (1985) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to a requirement that the Board of Pardons and Paroles notify victims of offenses or their relatives before holding parole hearings for certain prisoners. House: Law Enforcement Coauthor authorized
HB 1167 69-0 (1985) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the rights of crime victims and the effect of those rights on the sentencing and availability of bail and release to parole for defendants and to victim assistance coordinators and their duties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on table subj. to call in s/c
HB 1378 69-0 (1985) Author: Morales, Dan
Sponsor: Krier, Cynthia
Relating to the imposition of certain conditions of bail, probation, mandatory supervision, and parole for defendants charged with or convicted of certain offenses with children as victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
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HB 1456 69-0 (1985) Author: Roberts, Ted Relating to allowing a person to make a statement prior to the sentencing of a defendant convicted of the offense of driving while intoxicated or involuntary manslaughter involving the use of a motor vehicle in which the person or his relative was a victim. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 230 69-0 (1985) Author: Montford, John Relating to the rights of crime victims and the effect of those rights on the sentencing and availability of bail and release to parole for defendants and to victim assistance coordinators and their duties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 585 69-0 (1985) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the application of the rule excluding certain persons from hearing testimony in a criminal case to a victim or a close relative of a deceased victim. Senate: Criminal Justice Postponed in committee
HB 40 69-3 (1986) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the notification of victims and certain other persons about parole hearings for criminal defendants. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Posting rule suspended
HB 81 68-0 (1983) Author: Leonard, Jr., Bob Relating to public disclosure of the name and address of a crime victim. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Committee on Law Enforcement
HB 420 68-0 (1983) Author: Hill, Gerald Relating to the rights of crime victims and the effect of those rights on the availability of bail and release to parole for defendants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on daily General State Calendar
SB 271 68-0 (1983) Author: Montford, John Relating to the rights of crime victims and the effect of those rights on the availability of bail and release to parole for defendants. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably with substitute

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