CS/HB 1201: Department of Corrections
GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice Subcommittee ; Gonzalez
Department of Corrections; Exempts certain DOC positions from Career Service System; provides requirements for production of certain confidential inmate health records for investigation of inmate injury or death; revises duties of Secretary of Corrections, membership of DOC's safety & security review committee, & duties of committee members; requires DOC staff to adopt & enforce safety & security standards & policies; authorizes DOC to receive information electronically; revises provisions relating to gain-time for educational attainments; requires specified training for personnel employed by companies transporting prisoners; revises requirements for assigning & housing certain youthful offenders; exempts community correctional center employees from certain health regulations when administering certain drug tests.
Last Action: 3/24/2017 House - Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 458
Location: In committee/council (JUA)
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 126
• Introduced -HJ 126
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 03/21/17, 12:30 pm, Sumner Hall
• CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -HJ 430
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 419
• Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 458
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