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HB 3653, 81st Regular Session
Relating to the use of restraints to control the movement of pregnant women and female children confined in certain correctional facilities in this state.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/09

Author: Marisa Marquez
Joint Author: Dora Olivo | Susan King | Jerry Madden | Solomon Ortiz, Jr.
Coauthor: David Leibowitz
Sponsor: Wendy Davis
CoSponsor: Leticia Van de Putte

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2009, 81st R.S.,ch. 1184, General and Special Laws of Texas

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (House Research Organization)
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)

Conference Committee:

Conference Committee Report 
House Members: (appointed 05/29/2009) Marisa Marquez (Chair) | Ryan Guillen | Susan King | Dora Olivo | Mark Strama |

Senate Members: (appointed 05/30/2009) Wendy Davis (Chair) | John Carona | Kel Seliger | John Whitmire | Judith Zaffirini |

Subjects:
Corrections--Jails & Prisons
PREGNANCY & CHILDBIRTH
RESTRAINTS
Safety
Women

House Committee: Corrections (Jim McReynolds, Harold V. Dutton, Jr., Kirk England, Terri Hodge, Eric Johnson, Lois Kolkhorst, Jerry Madden, Marisa Marquez, Armando Martinez, Sid Miller, Solomon Ortiz, Jr., Ralph Sheffield)
Minutes: April 16 2009 | April 23 2009
Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, John Carona, Rodney Ellis, Glenn Hegar, Juan Hinojosa, Joan Huffman, Dan Patrick, Kel Seliger)
Minutes: May 21 2009

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