Bill Text: TX HB4700 | 2019-2020 | 86th Legislature | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court at Law No. 1 of Potter County.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-04-03 - Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence [HB4700 Detail]

Download: Texas-2019-HB4700-Introduced.html
  86R10461 TSS-D
 
  By: Price H.B. No. 4700
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court at Law No. 1 of
  Potter County.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 25.1902, Government Code, is amended by
  adding Subsection (b-1) to read as follows:
         (b-1)  In addition to the jurisdiction provided by
  Subsections (a) and (b), the County Court at Law No. 1 of Potter
  County has concurrent jurisdiction with the district court in
  felony cases to conduct arraignments, conduct pretrial hearings,
  and accept pleas in uncontested matters.
         SECTION 2.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2019.
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