ATTORNEY GENERAL

Requests for Opinions

RQ-0195-KP

Requestor:

The Honorable Lucy Wilke

District Attorney

216th Judicial District - Kerr and Gillespie Counties

200 Earl Garrett Street, Suite 202

Kerrville, Texas 78028

Re: Use of civil asset forfeiture funds to purchase property insurance pending appeal (RQ-0195-KP)

Briefs requested by January 3, 2018

RQ-0196-KP

Requestor:

The Honorable Dan Patrick

Lieutenant Governor of Texas

Post Office Box 12068

Austin, Texas 78711-2068

Re: Whether handgun license holders may carry handguns on the premises of a church that does not post signs excluding handguns and whether churches are exempt from the private security fees charged to private institutions (RQ-0196-KP)

Briefs requested by December 15, 2017

For further information, please access the website at www.texasattorneygeneral.gov or call the Opinion Committee at (512) 463-2110.

TRD-201704973

Amanda Crawford

General Counsel

Office of the Attorney General

Filed: December 5, 2017


Requests for Opinions

RQ-0197-KP

Requestor:

The Honorable Luis V. Saenz

Cameron County District Attorney

964 East Harrison Street, Fourth Floor

Brownsville, Texas 78520

Re: Authority of a Justice of the Peace to hire a bailiff and warrant officer and related duties of a constable (RQ-0197-KP)

Briefs requested by January 5, 2018

For further information, please access the website at www.texasattorneygeneral.gov or call the Opinion Committee at (512) 463-2110.

TRD-201704979

Amanda Crawford

General Counsel

Office of the Attorney General

Filed: December 6, 2017