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HB 352 86-0 (2019) Author: Blanco, César Relating to warrants issued to obtain cell site information through the use of a cell site simulator device and to public access to certain information relating to investigatory equipment; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 386 86-0 (2019) Author: Burns, DeWayne Relating to the authority of a justice of the peace to issue a search warrant to collect a blood specimen from a person arrested for certain intoxication criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 804 86-0 (2019) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1355 86-0 (2019) Author: Button, Angie | et. al.
Sponsor: Johnson, Nathan | et. al.
Relating to the issuance and execution of a search warrant to collect a blood specimen from a person arrested for certain intoxication offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
HB 2260 86-0 (2019) Author: King, Tracy | et. al. Relating to the authority of a magistrate or justice of the peace to issue a search warrant to collect a blood specimen from a person arrested for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2421 86-0 (2019) Author: Smith, Reggie Relating to the issuance of certain warrants and orders for searches performed on wireless communications devices and for the installation and use of certain tracking equipment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2541 86-0 (2019) Author: Meza, Thresa "Terry" Relating to a study of no-knock entries conducted in this state. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3335 86-0 (2019) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to extending the length of time for which an affidavit establishing probable cause for a search warrant may be sealed. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3453 86-0 (2019) Author: Clardy, Travis Relating to subpoenas, orders, and warrants for the disclosure of location information, electronic customer communications records, and electronic customer data and for the use of pen registers, ESN readers, cell site simulators, and mobile tracking devices; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3914 86-0 (2019) Author: Sherman, Sr., Carl Relating to warrants and orders issued for the use of tracking equipment and access to electronic communications to further a criminal investigation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1269 86-0 (2019) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to extending the length of time for which an affidavit establishing probable cause for a search warrant may be sealed. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 1447 86-0 (2019) Author: Johnson, Nathan Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a blood specimen from certain persons in certain intoxication offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2093 86-0 (2019) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to subpoenas, orders, and warrants for the disclosure of location information, electronic customer communications records, and electronic customer data and for the use of pen registers, ESN readers, cell site simulators, and mobile tracking devices; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 814 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1322 85-0 (2017) Author: Burns, DeWayne Relating to the authority of a justice of the peace to issue a search warrant to collect a blood specimen from a person arrested for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1727 85-0 (2017) Author: Faircloth, Wayne
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the issuance of certain search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2450 85-0 (2017) Author: Koop, Linda Relating to a warrant authorizing the search of a cellular telephone or other wireless communications device. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2458 85-0 (2017) Author: Price, Four Relating to the authority of a magistrate to issue a search warrant to collect a blood specimen from a person arrested for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2622 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the issuance of subpoenas or certain other court orders with respect to an online service provider in the investigation or prosecution of certain criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3237 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the return of executed search warrants and the public availability of search warrant affidavits. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 381 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. Senate: Criminal Justice 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 1203 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the issuance of subpoenas or certain other court orders with respect to an online service provider in the investigation or prosecution of certain criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1823 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni
Sponsor: Koop, Linda
Relating to a warrant authorizing the search of a cellular telephone or other wireless communications device. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 324 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al.
Sponsor: Burton, Konni
Relating to a requirement that a peace officer obtain a search warrant before conducting a body cavity search during a traffic stop. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 326 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Hall, Bob
Relating to information provided by electronic means in support of the issuance of a search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 460 84-0 (2015) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al. Relating to the issuance of a search warrant for taking a blood specimen from certain persons suspected of committing certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 644 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the contents of a search warrant and to the offense of tampering with a governmental record consisting of a search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1166 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to sworn statements and other documentation provided to support the issuance of a search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 1396 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul
Sponsor: Burton, Konni | et. al.
Relating to certain criminal offenses, punishments, and procedures; the construction of certain statutes and rules that create or define criminal offenses and penalties; a review of certain penal laws of this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1496 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to search warrants issued to obtain a DNA specimen through a buccal swab or another method. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2185 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a DNA specimen. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2263 84-0 (2015) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al. Relating to warrants or orders issued to obtain location information from wireless communications devices and to public access to law enforcement or prosecutor requests for certain related location or communication information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3165 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to warrants issued to obtain cell site information through the use of a cell site simulator device; public access to certain information relating to investigatory equipment; creating criminal offenses. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Left pending in committee
HB 3909 84-0 (2015) Author: Stickland, Jonathan Relating to the execution of an arrest or search warrant. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 4045 84-0 (2015) Author: Faircloth, Wayne Relating to the issuance of certain search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4071 84-0 (2015) Author: Burrows, Dustin | et. al. Relating to certain body cavity searches conducted by a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
SB 715 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob
Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy
Relating to sworn statements and other documentation provided to support the issuance of a search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 942 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to warrants or orders issued to obtain certain information through installation or use of global positioning system wireless device trackers, international mobile subscriber identity locators, or other devices or equipment, and to public access to law enforcement or prosecutor requests for certain related location or communication information; creating an offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1864 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al.
Sponsor: Canales, Terry | et. al.
Relating to requiring a peace officer to obtain a warrant to search a cellular telephone or other wireless communications device. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 516 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al. Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a blood specimen from certain persons in certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1608 83-0 (2013) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al. Relating to warrants or orders issued to obtain location information from wireless communications devices and to public access to law enforcement or prosecutor requests for certain related location or communication information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2227 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to sworn affidavits provided to support the issuance of a search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2268 83-0 (2013) Author: Frullo, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to search warrants issued in this state and other states for certain customer data, communications, and other related information held in electronic storage in this state and other states by providers of electronic communications services and remote computing services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 3164 83-0 (2013) Author: Stickland, Jonathan | et. al. Relating to requiring a search warrant for government access to stored communications. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3689 83-0 (2013) Author: Carter, Stefani Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a DNA specimen. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 786 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to warrants issued to obtain location information from wireless communications devices and to public access to law enforcement or prosecutor requests for certain related location or communication information. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 970 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Carter, Stefani
Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a DNA specimen. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1021 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to access to certain stored communications of a provider of an electronic communications service or remote computing service in this state pursuant to a warrant issued in another state. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1052 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Frullo, John | et. al.
Relating to search warrants issued in this state and other states for certain customer data, communications, and other information held in electronic storage in this state and other states by providers of electronic communications services and remote computing services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
House passage as amended reported
SB 1088 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to warrants issued to obtain location information from wireless communications devices. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 49 83-2 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to a requirement that a peace officer obtain a search warrant before conducting a body cavity search. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1507 82-0 (2011) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to the issuance of certain search warrants in certain counties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1891 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the execution of a search warrant for data or information contained in or on certain devices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3034 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the authority of certain magistrates to issue certain search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 430 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to the authority of certain magistrates to issue certain search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 917 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1354 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to the issuance of a search warrant for a blood specimen from certain persons arrested for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1663 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Phil Relating to the issuance of a search warrant for a blood specimen from a person arrested for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2034 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the issuance of certain search warrants by certain municipal courts. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
HB 2133 81-0 (2009) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the time allowed for execution of a search warrant issued to obtain a specimen for DNA analysis. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2579 81-0 (2009) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to mandatory conditions of community supervision, parole, or mandatory supervision concerning certain searches. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3151 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to the authority of certain justices of the peace to issue a search warrant for a blood specimen from a person arrested for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 4604 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to the interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 385 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Vaught, Allen | et. al.
Relating to the interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 743 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roland
Relating to the time allowed for execution of a search warrant issued to obtain a specimen for DNA analysis. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1069 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the authority of certain magistrates to issue certain search warrants. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1607 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the issuance of a search warrant for a blood specimen from certain persons arrested for certain intoxication offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 798 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1011 80-0 (2007) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the temporary sealing of certain affidavits on which search warrants are based. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1327 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2119 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the issuance of certain search warrants by certain municipal courts. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2943 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to mandatory conditions of community supervision, parole, or mandatory supervision concerning certain searches. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 3131 80-0 (2007) Author: Cook, Robert
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the issuance of certain search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3558 80-0 (2007) Author: Zedler, Bill
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to the issuance of warrants to certain persons for fire, health, and code inspections. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 6 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Peña, Aaron
Relating to the apprehension, prosecution, and punishment of individuals committing or attempting to commit certain sex offenses, to the placement by public schools of certain students who are sex offenders, and to the notification requirements concerning certain offenses committed by students. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 244 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Riddle, Debbie
Relating to the temporary sealing of certain affidavits on which search warrants are based. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 396 80-0 (2007) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the issuance of certain search warrants. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1126 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the issuance of certain search warrants. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 47 79-0 (2005) Author: Keel, Terry
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to imposing a civil penalty on a clerk who fails to make available to the public certain information with respect to an arrest or search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 2418 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
SB 240 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the time allowed for execution of a search warrant issued to obtain a specimen for DNA analysis. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1195 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 144 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to duties imposed on a peace officer after performing a search. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 661 78-0 (2003) Author: Jones, Elizabeth Relating to the time allowed for execution of a search warrant issued to obtain a specimen for DNA analysis. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 628 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the time allowed for execution of a search warrant issued to obtain a specimen for DNA analysis. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
HB 619 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the nature of an affidavit that may be filed in support of the issuance of a search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1501 77-0 (2001) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to duties imposed on a peace officer after performing a search. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1999 77-0 (2001) Author: Cook, Robert
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the authority of a magistrate in certain counties to issue a search warrant for certain property or items. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 2044 77-0 (2001) Author: Williams, Thomas Relating to the temporary sealing of certain affidavits on which search warrants are based. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 120 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the sealing of certain affidavits on which search warrants are based. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Left pending in committee
HB 234 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to making certain affidavits required for the issuance of search warrants available for public inspection. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 1108 76-0 (1999) Author: Williams, Thomas Relating to the temporary sealing of certain affidavits on which search warrants are based. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3228 76-0 (1999) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the nature of an affidavit that may be filed in support of the issuance of a search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3229 76-0 (1999) Author: Capelo, Jaime
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to contraband subject to seizure under a search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 919 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Williams, Thomas
Relating to the sealing of certain affidavits on which search warrants are based. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 999 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to making certain affidavits required for the issuance of search warrants available for public inspection. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
HB 664 75-0 (1997) Author: Finnell, Charles Relating to the authority of county judges to issue certain search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 224 75-0 (1997) Author: Sibley, David
Sponsor: Finnell, Charles
Relating to the authority of county judges to issue certain search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1901 74-0 (1995) Author: Combs, Susan | et. al. Relating to subsequent evidentiary search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1349 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Combs, Susan | et. al.
Relating to subsequent evidentiary search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1015 73-0 (1993) Author: Schechter, Sue Relating to the application for or issuance of arrest and search warrants by means of electronic or electromagnetic facsimile devices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2313 73-0 (1993) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to the application for or issuance of search warrants by means of an electronic or electromagnetic facsimile device. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 766 72-0 (1991) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to who may issue an evidentiary search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2072 72-0 (1991) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Tejeda, Frank
Relating to the authority of State Board of Insurance employees to use search warrants. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Left pending in subcommittee
HB 294 71-0 (1989) Author: Oakley, Keith Relating to the issuance of a search warrant based on the sworn oral statement of a peace officer to a magistrate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Pending in committee
HB 376 71-0 (1989) Author: Shelley, Dan | et. al. Relating to search warrants in cases involving certain offenses against a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on table subj. to call in s/c
HB 1119 71-0 (1989) Author: Marchant, Ken Relating to search warrants for fire, health, or building safety inspections. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 2333 71-0 (1989) Author: Hightower, Allen Relating to issuance of a search warrant by certain judges. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 173 71-0 (1989) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Oakley, Keith
Relating to the issuance of a search warrant based on the sworn oral statement of a peace officer to a magistrate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Point of order sustained
SB 498 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Eddie
Sponsor: Marchant, Ken
Relating to search warrants for fire, health, or code inspections. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
HB 8 71-2 (1989) Author: Russell, Sam Relating to the issuance of search warrants for contraband subject to seizure by the state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 83 71-3 (1990) Author: Russell, Sam Relating to the issuance of search warrants for contraband subject to seizure by the state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 72 71-4 (1990) Author: Russell, Sam Relating to the issuance of search warrants for contraband subject to seizure by the state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 292 70-0 (1987) Author: Oakley, Keith Relating to the issuance of a search warrant based on the sworn oral statement of a peace officer to a magistrate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 996 70-0 (1987) Author: Shelley, Dan Relating to search warrants in cases involving certain offenses against a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2168 70-0 (1987) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the purposes for and the conditions under which a search warrant may be issued. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 836 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to search warrants in cases involving certain offenses against a child. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1077 70-0 (1987) Author: Tejeda, Frank
Sponsor: Garcia, Orlando
Relating to the judges who may issue certain search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 1566 69-0 (1985) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the purposes for and the conditions under which a search warrant may be issued. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1567 69-0 (1985) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the purposes for and the conditions under which a search warrant may be issued. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
SB 1043 69-0 (1985) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to permitting the issuance of a search warrant to search a crime scene and providing limitations thereon. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1157 68-0 (1983) Author: Sharp, John Relating to the persons authorized to issue search warrants. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
HB 1612 67-0 (1981) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to search warrants for juveniles under certain circumstances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 2153 67-0 (1981) Author: Nabers, Lynn
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to the issuance and execution of a search warrant and the disposition of the property seized. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2362 67-0 (1981) Author: Jones, Neal T. Relating to the issuance of search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 497 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the issuance of search warrants to search for and seize evidence of a crime. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
SB 1157 67-0 (1981) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to the issuance and execution of a search warrant and the disposition of the property seized. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
SB 1254 67-0 (1981) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to the issuance of search warrants. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
HB 1428 66-0 (1979) Author: Hendricks, Bob Relating to issuance of a search warrant to search for property constituting evidence of an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1520 66-0 (1979) Author: Lalor, Lance Relating to search warrants issued to search for and seize news media work product. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1750 66-0 (1979) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to search warrants for juveniles under certain circumstances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 2091 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Luther
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to search warrants to search for and seize property or items located in a news media office. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 144 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the issuance of search warrants to search for and seize evidence of a crime. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee unfavorably
SB 1202 66-0 (1979) Author: Meier, Bill
Sponsor: Hendricks, Bob
Relating to the issuance of a search warrant to search for property constituting evidence of an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 701 65-0 (1977) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to search warrants to search for and seize evidence of an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 1474 65-0 (1977) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the execution of a search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 156 65-0 (1977) Author: Meier, Bill
Sponsor: Smith, Carlyle
Relating to the contents of an affidavit required for search warrants to search for and seize evidence of an offense or that a particular person committed an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 240 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Authorizing the issuance of search warrants to search for and seize evidence of a crime. Senate: Jurisprudence Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 1696 64-0 (1975) Author: Donaldson, Jerry "Nub" Providing rules governing evidentiary searches. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 431 64-0 (1975) Author: Mengden, Walter Authorizing the issuance of search warrants to search for and seize evidence of a crime. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from subcommittee with no action taken
HB 1253 63-0 (1973) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Relating to the issuance of search warrants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1495 63-0 (1973) Author: Mattox, Jim Relating to the issuance of search warrants to search for and seize certain drugs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 577 63-0 (1973) Author: Mengden, Walter Authorizing issuance of search warrants to search for and seize evidence of a crime. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 728 63-0 (1973) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to the issuance of search warrants. Senate: Jurisprudence Sent to subcommittee
HB 1144 62-0 (1971) Author: Lee, W.E. "Will" Relating to authorizing the issuance of search warrants to search for and seize evidence of a crime.
SB 129 62-0 (1971) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete" Relating to providing for the issuance of a search warrant authorizing the seizure of items of evidentiary value.
SB 202 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph Relating to authorizing the issuance of search warrants to search for and seize evidence of a crime.
SB 307 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph
Sponsor: Williamson, Billy H.
Relating to the seizure of obscene materials and injunctive and other judicial proceedings concerning obscene materials and materials harmful to minors.
HB 361 61-0 (1969) Author: Neugent, L. Dean Relating to amending statutes providing for the issuance of a search warrant authorizing the seizure of items of evidentiary value and providing rules under which such warrant may issue.
HB 643 61-0 (1969) Author: Pickens, Franklin Ace Relating to the issuance of search warrants to fire marshals and health officers to inspect premises for fire or health hazards or violations of fire or health regulations.
SB 250 61-0 (1969) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete" Relating to amending the Code of Criminal Procedure, providing for the issuance of a search warrant authorizing the seizure of items of evidentiary value; providing the rules under which such warrant may issue.
HB 642 59-0 (1965) Author: Markgraf, Jim Relating to arrest and search without warrant.
HB 643 59-0 (1965) Author: Markgraf, Jim Relating to execution of search warrants.
SB 356 59-0 (1965) Author: Rogers, Andrew J. "Andy" Relating to arrest and search without warrant.
SB 358 59-0 (1965) Author: Rogers, Andrew J. "Andy" Relating to execution of search warrants.
HB 237 57-0 (1961) Author: Barlow, James E. Relating to amending a certain Article of the Code of Criminal Procedure requiring that the magistrate issuing a search warrant endorse thereon the date and hour of issuance.
HB 43 54-0 (1955) Author: Hunt, Billy Eugene Relating to amending the Texas Liquor Control Act relating to search warrants so as to further safeguard issuance of such for search of private dwellings.
SB 128 53-0 (1953) Author: McDonald, Warren Swann Relating to making it unlawful to search a private residence without a search warrant and to use in evidence any fact or facts, or testimony obtained in violation thereof, or in violation of the laws of this State or of the United States; and providing a penalty for a violation thereof.
HB 19 53-1 (1954) Author: Bell, Marshall O. Relating to amending the Communist Control Law to enlarge the definition of a Communist so as to include a person who knowingly in any manner advocates or acts to further the World Communist Movement, and to provide for the issuance of search warrants for search and seizure of implements for sabotage or destruction of properties, facilities, or service connected with national defense, and for search and seizure of books, records, pamphlets, cards, receipts, paraphernalia, and memoranda of communistic membership or activity.
SB 161 52-0 (1951) Author: Martin, Crawford Collins Relating to authorizing the issuance of a search warrant to search any place where a crime is alleged to have been committed and to remove any evidence of the commission of such crime; prescribing the procedure to be followed in containing search warrant; providing this Act shall be cumulative of all existing laws authorizing search warrants.
HB 432 45-0 (1937) Author: Keith, Joseph Arthur "Joe" | et. al. Relating to authorizing search warrant to issue for the purpose of searching for and seizing and disposing of intoxicating liquors under certain circumstances and prescribing the rules relative thereto.
HB 68 41-0 (1929) Author: Prendergast, F. H. Relating to amending a certain Article of the Code of Criminal Procedure regulating searches and seizures. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 94 41-0 (1929) Author: King, Arthur Howard | et. al. Relating to repealing certain Statutes of the Code of Criminal Procedure of the State of Texas relating to searches without a warrant. House: Liquor Traffic
HB 541 36-0 (1919) Author: McDowra, R. L. Relating to amending certain articles of the Revised Criminal Statutes providing the maximum time for the execution and return of search warrants, providing for a list and the value of articles seized, and providing for the custody of same.

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