The House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
August 24, 2016
Corpus Christi, Texas
Pursuant to a notice posted on July 5, 2016, the House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Herrero, at 1:14 p.m.
The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Herrero; Moody; Canales; Hunter; Leach; Shaheen; and Simpson.
A quorum was present.
The Chair delivered opening remarks and opened up public discussion for the posted agenda.
Interim Charge 1
The chair brought up interim charge 1, relating to GPS monitoring in cases involving family violence, as well as intervention and prevention programs aimed at eliminating family violence.
Testimony taken/registration recorded. (See attached witness list.)
At 5:56 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.
Rep. Herrero, Chair
Miguel Liscano, Clerk