SJR 3, 87th 2nd C.S. history

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SJR 3, 87th 2nd C.S.
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a judge or magistrate to impose the least restrictive conditions of bail that may be necessary and authorizing the denial of bail under some circumstances to a person accused of a violent or sexual offense or of continuous trafficking of persons.

Last action: Co-author authorized

Author: Joan Huffman
Coauthor: Paul Bettencourt | Dawn Buckingham | Donna Campbell | Brandon Creighton | Bob Hall | Juan Hinojosa | Lois Kolkhorst | Jane Nelson | Angela Paxton | Charles Schwertner
Sponsor: Kyle Kacal
Joint Sponsor: Reggie Smith | David Cook
CoSponsor: Charles "Doc" Anderson | Keith Bell | DeWayne Burns | Giovanni Capriglione | Dan Huberty | John Kuempel | Geanie W. Morrison | Jim Murphy | Candy Noble | Tan Parker | Dennis Paul | Ed Thompson | Tony Tinderholt | Cody Vasut | Terry M. Wilson


HJR 1 (Identical)

Enabling legislation: SB 6

Crimes--Against Persons--Sexual
Criminal Procedure--Bail & Pretrial Release
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments

House Committee: Constitutional Rights & Remedies, Select (Trent Ashby, John Bucy III, Travis Clardy, Charlie Geren, Jacey Jetton, Ann Johnson, Stephanie Klick, Brooks Landgraf, Oscar Longoria, J. M. Lozano, Joe Moody, Victoria Neave, Matt Shaheen, Senfronia Thompson, James White)
Senate Committee: Jurisprudence (Joan Huffman, Brandon Creighton, Juan Hinojosa, Bryan Hughes, Nathan Johnson)

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