· HB 994
(Sponsor: Rep. Bert Reeves) - Attempts to prosecute more kids as adults, expand the definition of gang activity and imposes devastating consequences upon conviction for certain gang and sex offenses.
STATUS: Crossed over. Currently in the Senate Assignments Committee
· HB 720
(Sponsor: Rep. Steven Sainz) –
Requires Judges to issue mandatory lifetime probation sentences for anyone convicted of a 2nd sexual offense. Would also require all sexual offenses to carry a mandatory minimum of one year in prison.
STATUS: Crossed over with significant opposition. Currently in the Senate Assignments Committee
(Sponsor: Sen. Randy Robertson) – Would eliminate the use of signature bonds for people entering into pre-trial release and diversion programs.
STATUS: Crossed over. Currently in the House Judiciary Non-Civil Committee