SB 1471

83(R) - 2013
Criminal Justice

Vote Recommendation

  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral


Royce West

Bill Caption

Relating to the recusal or disqualification of a statutory probate court judge and subsequent assignment of another judge.

Fiscal Notes

No significant fiscal implication is anticipated on the State or local governments.

Bill Analysis

Summary: SB 1471 would apply the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure regarding recusal and disqualification of judges to statutory probate court judges.

Analysis: SB 1471 is an administrative bill that does not fall under our liberty principles. We remain neutral on SB 1471.