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HB 1754, 82nd Regular Session
Relating to the reorganization of powers and duties among agencies in this state that provide representation to indigent defendants in criminal cases and to the reorganization of funding sources for indigent defense.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/11

Author: Pete Gallego
Sponsor: Jeff Wentworth
CoSponsor: Rodney Ellis

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2011, 82nd R.S.,ch. 984, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation

Companion:

SB 170 (Similar)

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

Subjects:
COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS
County Government--General
Criminal Procedure--Defense Counsel
Criminal Procedure--General
INDIGENT DEFENSE COMMISSION, TEXAS
INDIGENT DEFENSE, TASK FORCE ON
INDIGENT LEGAL SERVICES
Lawyers
TEXAS JUDICIAL COUNCIL

House Committee: Criminal Jurisprudence (Pete Gallego, Jose Aliseda, Cindy Burkett, Stefani Carter, Wayne Christian, Yvonne Davis, Will Hartnett, Eddie Rodriguez, Bill Zedler)
Minutes: March 22 2011 | March 29 2011
Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, John Carona, Rodney Ellis, Glenn Hegar, Juan Hinojosa, Joan Huffman, Dan Patrick)

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