Today in El Paso, the Texas House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee is discussing the following interim charge, as assigned by the Speaker of the House:
Interim Charge 3: Study current practices for the enforcement of criminal laws against low-level possession of marijuana. Examine the use of alternative punishments and improvements to criminal enforcement mechanisms and community supervision.
The committee is hearing invited testimony from local officials and advocates.
WATCH LIVE HERE: http://www.citytvep.com/watch