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HB 562, 78th Regular Session
Relating to the collection and maintenance of DNA samples taken from certain offenders.

Last action: See remarks for effective date

Author: Brian McCall
Joint Author: Richard Raymond | Ray Allen
Coauthor: Ken Mercer
Sponsor: Robert Duncan

Remarks: This Act takes effect on the date after September 1, 2003, on which the Department of Public Safety certifies that it has received sufficient funds to implement the program.

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2003, 78th R.S.,ch. 1018, General and Special Laws of Texas

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

Subjects:
Crimes--Capital Punishment
Criminal Procedure--General
DNA
Minors--Juvenile Justice

House Committee: Law Enforcement (Joe Driver, Lon Burnam, Yvonne Davis, Timoteo Garza, Glenn Hegar, Suzanna Hupp, Terry Keel)
Minutes: February 24 2003 | March 10 2003 | March 11 2003
Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, John Carona, Rodney Ellis, Juan Hinojosa, Steve Ogden, Bill Ratliff, Kel Seliger, Tommy Williams)

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