99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
PRISONS AND JAILS

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB48Lichtenegger, Donna HCS#2 HBs 48, 69, 495, & 5894/6/2017 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0166H.05C - Authorizes, upon voter approval, certain sales taxes in the certain political subdivisions
HB163Eggleston, J. HB 1631/26/2017 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0296H.01I - Places restrictions on the television programming inmates have access to in correctional facilities
HB207Fitzwater, Paul HB 2074/10/2017 Placed on Informal Calendar
  0638H.01P - Prohibits two-way telecommunications devices and their component parts in correctional centers and jails
HB268Brattin, Rick HB 2683/28/2017 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0655H.01I - Requires all inmates receiving an on-site non-emergency medical examination or treatment from correctional center personnel to be charged 50 cents per visit
HB351McGaugh, Joe Don HCS HB 3513/28/2017 Reported Do Pass (H)
  1104H.02C - Modifies provisions relating to the detention and shackling of juvenile offenders and detention and shackling of pregnant offenders
HB474Smith, Clem HB 4742/1/2017 Referred: Judiciary
  0658H.01I - Raises the daily amount a wrongfully imprisoned person may receive from $50 to $128
HB508Ellington, Brandon HB 5083/16/2017 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0313H.01I - Requires the Department of Corrections to perform specified actions to improve the ability of working inmates to obtain employment upon release from incarceration
HB726Hannegan, Tom HB 7263/28/2017 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1576H.01I - Authorizes the early parole of certain offenders over the age of 65
HB924Remole, Tim HCS HB 9244/18/2017 Reported Do Pass (H)
  1934H.02C - Requires a check to be prepared if an inmate or a prisoner or detainee has a canteen or commissary account balance of $10 or more upon the inmate's, prisoner's, or detainee's release or discharge from jail
HB932Fraker, Lyndall HB 9325/12/2017 Referred: Select Committee on Local, State, Federal Relations and Miscellaneous Business
  1903H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the costs of boarding prisoners
HB973Franks Jr., Bruce HCS HB 9734/18/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  1924H.02C - Creates the Task Force on Prison to Prosperity to develop a statewide plan for prison to prosperity programs
HB1002McCreery, Tracy HB 10024/6/2017 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1033H.02I - Establishes protections for pregnant offenders and offenders who are in postpartum recovery while in custody at a correctional center or county or city jail
HB1038Franks Jr., Bruce HB 10385/12/2017 Referred: Select Committee on Local, State, Federal Relations and Miscellaneous Business
  2081H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to good time credit