Corrections--jails & Prisons

Title: Relating to the execution of lawful process by county jailers.

Session: Texas 82nd Legislature Regular Session

Number: HB-778

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--general, Jailers & Prison Guards

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1913.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HR-2605

Subjects: Courts, Courts--general, Resolutions, Resolutions--conf. Comm. Reports, Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--bail & Pretrial Release, Criminal Procedure--general, Community Service

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to training and standards applicable to the confinement of a female prisoner having a mental illness.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4259

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Women, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, Jailers & Prison Guards, Staff Development & Training, Jail Standards, Commission On

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to a study on mental health screening and treatment for certain inmates confined in county and municipal jails.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4258

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, Jail Standards, Commission On

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the independent ombudsman for county jails.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-2236

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Corrections--parole, Probation & Pardons, County Government, County Government--general, State Agencies, Boards & Commissions, Independent Ombudsman For County Jails

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to prescription medications for the care and treatment of inmates and prisoners in county jails.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-2237

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Medicine & Prescription Drugs, Jail Standards, Commission On

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to certain requirements of counties and other governmental entities regarding behavioral health.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4142

Subjects: Education, Education--school Districts, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, Jailers & Prison Guards, Education Agency, Texas, Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, County Government, County Government--general, Criminal Procedure

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the provision of telemental health services to prisoners confined in county jails, including the creation of the county jail telemental health fund, and to certain rules and procedures relating to the safety of those prisoners.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4117

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, State Finances, State Finances--management & Control, Jail Standards, Commission On, Telemedicine

     

66% Democrat support
33% Republican support

Title: Relating to jail administrators in certain counties.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4098

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, County Government, County Government--employees/officers, County Government--finance, County Government--general

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to services provided to veterans who have been arrested for a misdemeanor or felony offense.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-2135

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Military & Veterans, State Agencies, Boards & Commissions, Veterans Commission, Texas, County Government, County Government--employees/officers, Courts, Courts--general

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the authority of the independent ombudsman for the Texas Juvenile Justice Department to investigate and evaluate certain juvenile facilities.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1977

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Crimes, Crimes--juvenile, Family, Family--juvenile Delinquency, Minors, Minors--juvenile Justice, Juvenile Justice Department, Texas

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses, to the confinement, conviction, or release of those individuals, and to grants supporting populations that are more likely to interact frequently with law enforcement.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1849

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Corrections--parole, Probation & Pardons, Crimes, Crimes--against Persons, Crimes--against Persons--general, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--bail & Pretrial Release, Law Enforcement, Mental Health & Substance Abuse

     

85% Democrat support
14% Republican support

Title: Relating to the administrative, civil, and criminal consequences, including fines, fees, and costs, imposed on persons arrested for, charged with, or convicted of certain criminal offenses.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1913

Subjects: Courts, Courts--general, Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--bail & Pretrial Release, Criminal Procedure--general, Fees & Other Nontax Revenue, Fees & Other Nontax Revenue--local, Community Service

     

87% Democrat support
12% Republican support

Title: Relating to the independent ombudsman for county jails.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-3844

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Corrections--parole, Probation & Pardons, County Government, County Government--general, State Agencies, Boards & Commissions, Independent Ombudsman For County Jails

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the veterans county service office.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1676

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, County Government, County Government--general, Military & Veterans, State Agencies, Boards & Commissions

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to state fiscal matters related to health and human services and state agencies administering health and human services programs.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-3520

Subjects: Health Care Providers, Health, Health--general, Human Services, Human Services--medical Assistance, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, State Agencies, Boards & Commissions, State Finances, State Finances--appropriations, Child Abuse

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the solicitation of pen pals by certain inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1612

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Sexual Offenders, Criminal Justice, Texas Department Of

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to minimum standards regarding the continuity of prescription medications for the care and treatment of county jail prisoners.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-3428

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Medicine & Prescription Drugs, Jail Standards, Commission On

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to a prohibition on placing juveniles in privately owned places of detention.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-3325

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Family, Family--juvenile Delinquency, Minors, Minors--juvenile Justice, Juvenile Justice Department, Texas

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to a protocol for contraband searches conducted by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice during extreme weather conditions.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-3269

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Contraband, Criminal Justice, Texas Department Of

  

100% Democrat support