Corrections Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Roel Benavides
  • Room:
  • EXT E2.110
  • Phone:
  • (512) 463-0796

Committee Members

Chair

White

Rep. White,
James

Vice Chair

Allen

Rep. Allen,
Alma

 

Bailes

Rep. Bailes,
Ernest

 

Bowers

Rep. Bowers,
Rhetta Andrews

 

Dean

Rep. Dean,
Jay

 

Neave

Rep. Neave,
Victoria

 

Sherman, Sr.

Rep. Sherman, Sr.,
Carl O.

 

Stephenson

Rep. Stephenson,
Phil

 

District 145

Jurisdiction:

Section 5. Corrections — The committee shall have nine members, with
jurisdiction over all matters pertaining to:
(1) the incarceration and rehabilitation of convicted felons;
(2) the establishment and maintenance of programs that provide
alternatives to incarceration; and
(3) the following state agencies: the Texas Department of Criminal
Justice, the Special Prosecution Unit, the Board of Pardons and Paroles, the
Texas Civil Commitment Office, and the Texas Correctional Office on Offenders
with Medical or Mental Impairments.