85th TX Legislature Results in over 750 Changes to Code of Criminal Procedure and Penal Code

The Texas Legislature made over 750 changes to the Code of Criminal Procedure and Penal Code this year! O’Connor’s Texas Criminal Codes Plus 2017-2018 has been updated with all of these changes, plus legislative summaries organized by subject matter and a quick-reference chart identifying all the amended and enacted sections. Here are just some of the key topics affected by the recent legislation:

  • Release on personal bond
  • Recordings of custodial interrogations
  • Community supervision
  • Incompetency
  • Expunction
  • Indigency and ability to pay
  • Sexual offenses
  • Computer crimes
  • Prohibited weapons
  • Orders of nondisclosure of criminal history record information
  • And much more!

This year’s edition is also updated with new annotations from cutting-edge case law. As the only code book with quoted annotations to the Code of Criminal Procedure, Penal Code, Rules of Appellate Procedure, and Rules of Evidence all in one user-friendly volume, O’Connor’s Texas Criminal Codes Plus is a must-have for every criminal lawyer’s library.

O’Connor’s Texas Criminal Codes Plus 2017-2018  is now available to order—visit our online store to get your copy!

And don’t forget to order your up-to-date O’Connor’s Texas Crimes & Consequences 2017-2018.

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