Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment

Title: Relating to the punishment prescribed for the offense of bail jumping and failure to appear.

Session: Texas 82nd Legislature Regular Session

Number: HB-770

Subjects: Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--bail & Pretrial Release, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the applicability of certain laws to certain sex offenders.

Session: Texas 82nd Legislature Regular Session

Number: HB-772

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--against Persons, Crimes--against Persons--sexual, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Sexual Offenders

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to increasing the punishment for certain sexual offenses committed against a child with a disability.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-2221

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--against Persons, Crimes--against Persons--sexual, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Disabilities, Persons With, Minors, Minors--crimes Against

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the creation of an innocence project grant program.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-2183

Subjects: Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Indigent Defense Commission, Texas

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to measures to prevent wrongful convictions.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-34

Subjects: Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--general, Criminal Procedure--pretrial Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Law Enforcement, Evidence, Witnesses, Wrongful Imprisonment, Forensic Science Commission, Texas, Law Enforcement, Texas Commission On

     

60% Republican support
40% Democrat support

Title: Relating to increasing the punishment for certain offenses that occur on the grounds of a school district and involve expressions of bias or prejudice against certain groups.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4070

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--against Persons, Crimes--against Persons--general, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Education, Education--primary & Secondary, Education--primary & Secondary--discipline, Education--school Districts

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of assault and harassment by persons committed to certain facilities; increasing a criminal penalty.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4108

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--against Persons, Crimes--against Persons--general, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Civil Commitment, Harassment, Sexual Offenders, Texas Civil Commitment Office

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators, the operation of the Texas Civil Commitment Office, and certain related offenses; increasing a criminal penalty.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4103

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--against Persons, Crimes--against Persons--general, Crimes--against Persons--sexual, Crimes--capital Punishment, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--bail & Pretrial Release, Criminal Procedure--general, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Vehicles & Traffic

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons; increasing a criminal penalty.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4037

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--miscellaneous, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Weapons

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft of cattle, horses, exotic livestock, exotic fowl, sheep, swine, or goats; increasing a criminal penalty; imposing a fee.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1978

Subjects: Animals, Crimes, Crimes--against Property, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Fees & Other Nontax Revenue, Fees & Other Nontax Revenue--state, Cattle Raisers Association, Texas & Southwestern

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain outdoor burning violations.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1915

Subjects: Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Environment, Environment--hazardous, Toxic & Nuclear Waste, Burning & Incinerators, Fire Safety & Prevention

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to notice provided by an applicant to house inmates released on parole or to mandatory supervision.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1853

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--parole, Probation & Pardons, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Housing, Housing--general, Mandatory & Community Supervision, Public Notice, Criminal Justice, Texas Department Of

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of capital murder.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-3894

Subjects: Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--general, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Minors, Minors--crimes Against

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the creation of a commission to review certain penal laws of this state and certain recommendations regarding those laws, to criminal offenses previously compiled in statutes outside the Penal Code, to repealing certain of those offenses, and to conforming punishments for certain of those offenses to the penalty structure provided in the Penal Code; increasing the punishment for sabotage and sedition; imposing a civil penalty.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1822

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--miscellaneous, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--general, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to increasing the punishment for an offense committed against a person because of bias or prejudice on the basis of service as a peace officer and to an education campaign regarding the importance of peace officers in the community.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1808

Subjects: Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--general, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Law Enforcement, Peace Officers, Law Enforcement, Texas Commission On

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the punishment for possession of a small amount of a substance in Penalty Group 1 under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-3841

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--drugs, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to eligibility for community supervision of defendants convicted of certain burglary offenses.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-3786

Subjects: Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Burglary, Mandatory & Community Supervision

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to conditions of community supervision for defendants convicted of certain criminal offenses involving animals.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1792

Subjects: Animals, Corrections, Corrections--parole, Probation & Pardons, Crimes, Crimes--miscellaneous, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Mandatory & Community Supervision, Licensing & Regulation, Texas Department Of

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to punishment for the offense of forgery and to a fee imposed on certain defendants who commit the offense.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1824

Subjects: Courts, Courts--justice, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--general, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Fees & Other Nontax Revenue, Fees & Other Nontax Revenue--local, Checks, Forgery

     

50% Republican support
50% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with an intellectual disability.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1740

Subjects: Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, Crimes, Crimes--capital Punishment, Disabilities, Persons With

  

100% Democrat support