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HJR 21, 77th Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide the governor with sole discretion to commute punishment in capital cases.
Last action: Left pending in committee
Author: Pete Gallego
Remarks: Enabling legislation is HB 260.
Introduced (Office of House Bill Analysis)
Corrections--Parole, Probation & Pardons
Criminal Procedure--Posttrial Procedure
House Committee: Criminal Jurisprudence (Juan Hinojosa, Jim Dunnam, Domingo Garcia, Rick Green, Terry Keel, Ann Kitchen, Trey Martinez Fischer, John Shields, Robert Talton)
February 20 2001
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