Corrections Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Tyler Roberts
  • Room:
  • EXT E2.110
  • Phone:
  • (512) 463-0796

Committee Members

Chair

Murr

Rep. Murr,
Andrew S.

Vice Chair

Allen

Rep. Allen,
Alma

 

Bailes

Rep. Bailes,
Ernest

 

Burrows

Rep. Burrows,
Dustin

 

Martinez Fischer

Rep. Martinez Fischer,
Trey

 

Rodriguez

Rep. Rodriguez,
Eddie

 

Sherman, Sr.

Rep. Sherman, Sr.,
Carl O.

 

Slaton

Rep. Slaton,
Bryan

 

White

Rep. White,
James

Jurisdiction:

Sec. 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.