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HB 171 86-0 (2019) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the admissibility of evidence in an asset forfeiture proceeding and the seizure and forfeiture of certain property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 182 86-0 (2019) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to criminal asset forfeiture proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 404 86-0 (2019) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to repealing civil asset forfeiture provisions and establishing criminal asset forfeiture in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 479 86-0 (2019) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1615 86-0 (2019) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2058 86-0 (2019) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide services to domestic victims of trafficking. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
SB 247 86-0 (2019) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to criminal asset forfeiture proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 155 85-0 (2017) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 323 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the award of court costs, storage fees, and attorney's fees in a criminal asset forfeiture proceeding. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 344 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to criminal asset forfeiture proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 348 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the admissibility of evidence in an asset forfeiture proceeding and the seizure and forfeiture of certain property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 805 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al. Relating to the admissibility of evidence in an asset forfeiture proceeding and the seizure and forfeiture of certain property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 835 85-0 (2017) Author: Stephenson, Phil Relating to the reporting and disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1301 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1364 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to repealing civil asset forfeiture provisions and establishing criminal asset forfeiture in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1392 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the use of an electronic recovery and access to data prepaid card reader to seize forfeitable property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
SB 156 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to criminal asset forfeiture proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 380 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to repealing civil asset forfeiture provisions and establishing criminal asset forfeiture in this state. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 401 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al. Relating to the seizure of property by a peace officer. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 480 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to the use of an electronic recovery and access to data prepaid card reader to seize forfeitable property. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 481 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to the reporting and disposition of proceeds and property from asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 662 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the reporting of proceeds and property from asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 663 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to disposition of proceeds and property from asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1714 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the expenditure of proceeds and property from and the state's burden of proof in asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HCR 31 85-1 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael Calling for the reversal of the U.S. attorney general's order issued on July 19, 2017, for the repeal of the civil asset forfeiture program, and for the program's replacement with a criminal asset forfeiture process. House: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HB 248 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to the state's burden of proof in a criminal asset forfeiture proceeding. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 249 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to the reporting of proceeds and property forfeited under criminal asset forfeiture proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 259 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to forfeiture of property used in the commission of certain littering offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 472 84-0 (2015) Author: Stephenson, Phil Relating to the reporting and disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 530 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 713 84-0 (2015) Author: Longoria, Oscar Relating to the forfeiture of property used to facilitate or intended to be used to facilitate the commission of certain misdemeanor prostitution offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1012 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain criminal asset forfeiture proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1975 84-0 (2015) Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al. Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2116 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the expenditure of proceeds or property received from criminal asset forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2623 84-0 (2015) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to forfeiture actions by the federal government and to the transfer of seized property between certain state and federal entities. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3171 84-0 (2015) Author: Simpson, David | et. al. Relating to repealing civil asset forfeiture provisions and establishing criminal asset forfeiture in this state. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3415 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the award of court costs, storage fees, and attorney's fees in a criminal asset forfeiture proceeding. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 95 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain criminal asset forfeiture proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 566 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the use of proceeds received from criminal asset forfeiture. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1565 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to criminal asset forfeiture proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1676 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain criminal asset forfeiture proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1863 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to repealing civil asset forfeiture provisions and establishing criminal asset forfeiture in this state. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 501 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1849 83-0 (2013) Author: Carter, Stefani Relating to the disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
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 2867 83-0 (2013) Author: Carter, Stefani Relating to forfeiture of property used in the commission of certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3138 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to the prosecution of the offense of money laundering and to the forfeiture of certain contraband. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3277 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi | et. al. Relating to the reporting and disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture; authorizing a fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 878 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Carter, Stefani
Relating to the disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1451 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of money laundering and to the forfeiture of certain contraband. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2856 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to criminal asset forfeiture, the disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture, and accountability for that disposition; providing civil penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2887 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the disposition of property seized by the Texas Department of Public Safety in connection with violations of the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3050 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the seizure of contraband by law enforcement agencies. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3227 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
SB 168 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 316 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to criminal asset forfeiture, the disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture, and accountability for that disposition; providing civil penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1701 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to a criminal asset forfeiture hearing in which substitute assets are forfeited under certain circumstances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 73 82-1 (2011) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the use of forfeited property proceeds by the district attorney for the 198th Judicial District. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 74 82-1 (2011) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the use of forfeited property proceeds by the district attorney for the 198th Judicial District. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1147 81-0 (2009) Author: Frost, Stephen | et. al. Relating to conduct constituting the offense of dog fighting and to the criminal and civil consequences of committing that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2062 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the distribution of proceeds from the sale of forfeited property in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2993 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the distribution of proceeds from the sale of forfeited property in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 554 81-0 (2009) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Frost, Stephen
Relating to conduct constituting the offense of dog fighting and to the criminal and civil consequences of committing that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1529 81-0 (2009) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to criminal asset forfeiture, the disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture, and accountability for that disposition; providing civil penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 1683 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the distribution of proceeds from the sale of forfeited property in a criminal case. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 1707 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2225 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank
Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct involving the transporting or transferring of a firearm and to creating the offense of firearm smuggling. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1780 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to property and proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2275 79-0 (2005) Author: Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the forfeiture of certain contraband used in the commission of certain felony intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 3023 79-0 (2005) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to the distribution of proceeds from the sale of certain forfeited property in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3246 79-0 (2005) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to the distribution of proceeds from the sale of certain forfeited property in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 992 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the forfeiture of certain contraband used in the commission of certain felony intoxication offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1125 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Hodge, Terri | et. al.
Relating to the establishment and operation of multicounty drug task forces and to the disposition of certain contraband seized by those task forces. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1295 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the distribution of proceeds from the sale of certain forfeited property in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1332 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the impoundment and forfeiture of certain motor vehicles operated without financial responsibility. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1743 78-0 (2003) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to prevention of fraud and abuse under the medical assistance program; creating an offense. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
HB 2245 78-0 (2003) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to fund certain activities sponsored or conducted by the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Meeting cancelled
HB 2571 78-0 (2003) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to fund the operation of drug court programs in certain counties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3376 78-0 (2003) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to the payment of court costs in certain asset forfeiture cases. House: Border and International Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3377 78-0 (2003) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the filing of a notice of seizure and intended forfeiture in an asset forfeiture case. House: Border and International Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 3470 78-0 (2003) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the type of action for forfeiture the state may bring and the items subject to forfeiture under Chapter 115, Natural Resources Code. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1168 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to prevention of fraud and abuse under the medical assistance program; creating an offense. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1798 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the payment of court costs in an asset forfeiture case. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1799 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the filing of a notice of seizure and intended forfeiture in an asset forfeiture case. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 676 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to expenditure by law enforcement agencies and prosecutors of the proceeds of criminal asset forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1522 77-0 (2001) Author: Averitt, Kip | et. al. Relating to liens on certain property related to certain criminal offenses and the effect of forfeiture of that property; providing penalties. House: Financial Institutions Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2696 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the duties of peace officers, law enforcement agencies, and attorneys representing the state in asset forfeiture proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 251 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to the forfeiture of proceeds and certain property to a county law enforcement agency under criminal asset forfeiture laws. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 563 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the protection of the interest of certain innocent property owners in criminal asset forfeiture proceedings and to certain procedures and training requirements regarding such proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 626 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to liens on certain property related to certain criminal offenses and the effect of forfeiture of that property; providing penalties. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 295 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the use of a portion of the proceeds of criminal asset forfeiture for programs designed to prevent juvenile drug abuse. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 855 76-0 (1999) Author: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide financial assistance to a person pursuing certain law enforcement studies. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 899 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the forfeiture of motor vehicles used in the commission of certain offenses involving prostitution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1011 76-0 (1999) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the forfeiture of certain contraband used in the commission of a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1055 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the forfeiture of motor vehicles used in the commission of certain offenses involving prostitution. 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 1828 76-0 (1999) Author: Christian, Wayne
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the enforcement of certain poaching laws by a justice court. House: State Recreational Resources
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2189 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to criminal asset forfeiture of real property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2672 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the forfeiture of substitute property in a criminal asset forfeiture proceeding. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3537 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the disposition of forfeited contraband and the proceeds from the sale of forfeited contraband. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3540 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to an audit of the proceeds of criminal asset forfeitures. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 102 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to impoundment or forfeiture of the motor vehicle of a person convicted of certain offenses involving the operation of a motor vehicle while intoxicated. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 579 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the collection of court costs in a forfeiture proceeding. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1315 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the forfeiture of substitute property in a criminal asset forfeiture proceeding. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1486 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to an audit of the proceeds of criminal asset forfeitures. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 598 70-0 (1987) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to the disposition of money and the proceeds of property forfeited to the state under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Appropriations Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 1729 70-0 (1987) Author: Harrison, Dudley Relating to the disposition of property forfeited and to forfeiture procedures under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1807 70-0 (1987) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the forfeiture of certain real property of repeat offenders under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 2072 70-0 (1987) Author: Millsap, Mike Relating to the disposition of proceeds from property forfeited under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 2187 70-0 (1987) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to certain unclaimed or abandoned personal property seized by peace officers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 640 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to representation of the state in forfeiture hearings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 52 70-2 (1987) Author: Leonard, Jr., Bob Relating to the forfeiture of certain property related to the commission of a felony offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SB 43 70-2 (1987) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to the forfeiture of certain property related to the commission of a felony offense; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Left as pending business in comm.
HB 1476 69-0 (1985) Author: Roberts, Ted Relating to expenditures, transfers, or investments of property obtained in violation of, and the forfeiture of property under, the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on table subj. to call in s/c
HB 1747 69-0 (1985) Author: Blackwood, Bill
Sponsor: Leedom, John
Relating to the deposit in interest-bearing accounts of money seized in connection with certain controlled substances violations and gambling violations. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 1748 69-0 (1985) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to seizure and disposition of certain property used in the unlawful taking, possession, transportation, purchase, or sale of certain wild animals, birds, and aquatic life and to the seizure and disposition of certain property containing wild animals, birds, or aquatic life. House: Environmental Affairs Laid on the table
HB 450 68-0 (1983) Author: DeLay, Tom
Sponsor: Henderson, Don
Relating to the disposition of money, securities, negotiable instruments, stocks, or bonds forfeited to an agency of the state or an agency or office of a political subdivision of the state under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 1328 68-0 (1983) Author: Kemp, Hill Relating to the forfeiture and disposition of certain property related to the theft of oil and gas. House: Energy Referred to subcommittee
HB 767 67-0 (1981) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to certain property subject to forfeiture, institution of forfeiture proceedings, and the disposition of money forfeited, under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
SB 314 67-0 (1981) Author: Williams, Lindon Relating to certain property subject to forfeiture, institution of forfeiture proceedings and the disposition of money forfeited under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably with amendments
HB 410 66-0 (1979) Author: Clark, Bill Relating to forfeitures of money derived from violations of the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1702 66-0 (1979) Author: Clark, Bill Relating to the seizure, forfeiture and disposition of certain property used by an individual violating game, fish, and aquatic life conservation laws. House: Environmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Environmental Affairs
SB 168 66-0 (1979) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Clark, Jim
Relating to forfeitures and seizures occasioned by violations of the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1907 65-0 (1977) Author: Clark, Bill Relating to the seizure, forfeiture, and disposition of certain property used by an individual violating game, fish, and aquatic life conservation laws. House: Environmental Affairs Assigned to General State Calendar
SB 1033 65-0 (1977) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Valles, Robert "Bob"
To provide that forfeited vehicles may be titled to and used by political entities responsible for their seizure; providing for payment of storage charges. House: Transportation
Senate: Jurisprudence
90 Day Bill
HB 459 64-0 (1975) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Authorizing forfeiture of property seized under the Texas Controlled Substances Act to the Texas Department of Public Safety or to county or city governments in certain cases; authorizing the forwarding of funds from public sale of forfeited property to the state, city, or county in certain cases; authorizing use of forfeited property for official purposes; providing for issuance of certificates of title to forfeited property; providing for payment of storage charges. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Rules suspended
HB 2046 64-0 (1975) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to seizure and forfeiture of motor vehicles used or intended for use to transport property acquired by theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 2115 64-0 (1975) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the forfeiture of certain property under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Rules suspended
SB 219 64-0 (1975) Author: Braecklein, Bill
Sponsor: Geiger, Richard S.
Relating to the disposition of seized controlled substances and raw materials. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 582 64-0 (1975) Author: Clower, Ron Relating to the forfeiture of certain vehicles under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Criminal Matters
HB 1494 63-0 (1973) Author: Mattox, Jim Relating to the seizure and forfeiture of vehicles that contain certain drugs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 774 62-0 (1971) Author: Niland, Tom Relating to a time limit and the burden of proof in contraband narcotics vessel, vehicle, or aircraft seizure and forfeiture hearings.
HB 1651 62-0 (1971) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Relating to seizure of vessels, vehicles or aircraft transporting dangerous drugs.
SB 408 62-0 (1971) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" | et. al.
Sponsor: Von Dohlen, Tim
Relating to transportation or possession of contraband narcotics and seizure of vehicle thereof.
SB 883 62-0 (1971) Author: Watson, Murray
Sponsor: Salter, Robert
Relating to the seizure of certain personal property used to make, print, show, or distribute obscene material.
HB 193 55-0 (1957) Author: Cox, John Trimmier Morrison | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts relative to the seizure and forfeiture of vehicles used in connection with violations of the narcotics laws, providing for the disposition of such vehicles and the funds obtained from the sale thereof; authorizing the Department of Public Safety to retain for the use of the Narcotics Division those vehicles upon which no lien or mortgage existed.
HB 308 54-0 (1955) Author: Talasek, Reuben Daniel "Rip" | et. al. Relating to prohibiting certain uses of vessels, vehicles and aircraft in connection with the possession, transportation or disposition of contraband narcotics.
HB 600 54-0 (1955) Author: Baker, Robert W. | et. al. Relating to prohibiting the transportation, concealment or possession of contraband narcotics by means of any vessel, vehicle or aircraft or occupant thereof, defining contraband narcotic, providing for the seizure and forfeiture of any vessel, vehicle, or aircraft used in violation of this Act, prescribing procedures for notice, answer, hearing and sale of such forfeited vehicle; providing for severability.
HB 184 47-0 (1941) Author: King, Arthur Howard | et. al. Relating to providing for the seizure and sale of any vehicle or animal used in the rounding up, loading, or transportation of stolen livestock, and of any vehicle used as a means of transportation to and from the scene of the theft.
HB 907 44-0 (1935) Author: Thornton, Jr., Eli Henry | et. al. Relating to confiscation of property and equipment of gambling houses.

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