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SB 1278, 81st Regular Session
Relating to the authority of a judge to suspend the imposition of a sentence and place a defendant on community supervision.

Last action: Left pending in committee

Author: Joan Huffman
Joint Author: Bob Deuell

Companion:

HB 2258 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Introduced (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
Courts--Judges
Criminal Procedure--Sentencing & Punishment
MANDATORY & COMMUNITY SUPERVISION

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: May 14 2009
Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, John Carona, Rodney Ellis, Glenn Hegar, Juan Hinojosa, Joan Huffman, Dan Patrick, Kel Seliger)

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