SB 1244: Driving Under the Influence
GENERAL BILL by Simmons
Driving Under the Influence; Providing penalties for a first-time refusal of a chemical or physical test of a person’s breath, blood, or urine; providing that a subsequent refusal by a person who has previously had a license suspension for a prior refusal is a misdemeanor of the first degree; requiring the court to impose certain mandatory ignition interlock devices on the vehicles of convicted persons for a specified time under certain circumstances; prohibiting a court from suspending, deferring, or withholding adjudication of guilt or the imposition of a sentence or penalty for specified offenses, etc.
Last Action: 3/11/2016 Senate - Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Judiciary (JU)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice (ACJ)
- Appropriations (AP)
Date Chamber Action 12/28/2015 Senate • Filed
1/11/2016 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 93
1/12/2016 Senate • Introduced -SJ 93
1/15/2016 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/20/16, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
1/21/2016 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/26/16, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
2/3/2016 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/08/16, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2/8/2016 Senate • Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 303
2/9/2016 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice -SJ 303
3/11/2016 Senate • Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
SB 1244, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 12/28/2015 at 9:19 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Judiciary (Pre-Meeting) 1/25/2016 (pdf)
Judiciary (Post-Meeting) 2/9/2016 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 555 (c1) Driving Under the Influence Plakon, Cortes Compare Last Action: 3/11/2016 H Died in Economic Affairs Committee
Location: In committee/council (EAC)
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 168110 - Amendment (Delete All)
Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 2/8/2016 1:30 PM Judiciary 10 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 316.1939 Refusal to submit to testing; penalties. Page 1 (pdf)
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