Texas Judicial Council

Criminal Justice Committee 


Charge 1: Monitor remote proceedings within the state judiciary and recommend any necessary reforms. (Joint Charge with Civil Justice Committee)

Charge 2: Continue to evaluate and monitor Texas’ pretrial bail system for improvement and recommend any further statutory and non-statutory changes. Work with individual jurisdictions and the Office of Court Administration to facilitate implementation of legislative reforms.

Charge 3: Monitor the Judiciary’s role and work with Operation Lone Star.


Hon. Missy Medary, Chair
Mr. Kevin Bryant
Ms. Sonia Clayton
Hon. Bill Gravell
Hon. Sharon Keller
Hon. Kathleen Person
Hon. Maggie Sawyer
Representative Reggie Smith
Hon. Ed Spillane
Hon. Ken Wise


August 22, 2022
September 16, 2022