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HJR 22, 57th R.S.
Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to provide for waiver of indictment by a grand jury by an accused in a criminal proceeding upon a plea of guilty to the offense; setting up standards as to the time that must elapse before such waiver will be allowed; and requiring the employment or appointment of counsel prior to the acceptance of such waiver.

Author: James E. Barlow
Coauthor: Ben H. Lewis | Franklin Scott Spears, Jr.

Criminal Procedure--Trial
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments

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