Corrections Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Janis Reinken
  • Room:
  • EXT E2.110
  • Phone:
  • (512) 463-0796

Committee Members

Chair

House Member Rep. White

Rep. White,
James

Vice Chair

House Member Rep. Allen

Rep. Allen,
Alma

 

House Member Rep. Davis

Rep. Davis,
Sarah

 

House Member Rep. Romero

Rep. Romero,
Ramon

 

House Member Rep. Sanford

Rep. Sanford,
Scott

 

House Member Rep. Schaefer

Rep. Schaefer,
Matt

 

House Member Rep. Tinderholt

Rep. Tinderholt,
Tony

Jurisdiction:

       Sec. 5.  CORRECTIONS. The committee shall have seven 
  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.