SB 49, 87th R.S. history

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SB 49, 87th R.S.
Relating to procedures regarding defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or intellectual disability.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/21

Author: Judith Zaffirini
Sponsor: Andrew Murr

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2021, 87th R.S.,ch. 936, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation


HB 4212 (Similar)

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

Conference Committee:

Conference Committee Report 
House Members: (appointed 05/27/2021) Andrew Murr (Chair) | Ernest Bailes | DeWayne Burns | Joe Moody | Eddie Rodriguez |

Senate Members: (appointed 05/25/2021) Judith Zaffirini (Chair) | Brian Birdwell | Joan Huffman | Bryan Hughes | John Whitmire |

Criminal Procedure--Bail & Pretrial Release
Criminal Procedure--General
Disabilities, Persons with
Mental Health & Substance Abuse

House Committee: Corrections (Andrew Murr, Alma Allen, Ernest Bailes, Dustin Burrows, Trey Martinez Fischer, Eddie Rodriguez, Carl Sherman, Sr., Bryan Slaton, James White)
Minutes: May 5 2021 | May 7 2021
Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, Paul Bettencourt, Brian Birdwell, Juan Hinojosa, Joan Huffman, Borris Miles, Robert Nichols)
Minutes: April 8 2021

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