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Legislation authored by Jerry Patterson

Includes legislation with Jerry Patterson as the primary author for the 73rd through 75th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

75th Regular Session
SB 62 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the waiver of juvenile court jurisdiction over certain children.
SB 91 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the qualifications of a member of the board of directors of an appraisal district.
SB 92 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Bayview Municipal Utility District of Galveston County to install and assess for street lighting.
SB 93 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/98
Caption: Relating to providing notice to property owners of the right to protest a property tax matter.
SB 94 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to the creation, extension, renewal, or modification of deed restrictions applicable to certain residential real estate subdivisions.
SB 95 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/98
Caption: Relating to the immediate qualification for an ad valorem tax exemption for a church or other nonprofit organization.
SB 99 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by certain motorcycle operators and passengers and to a driver's license that authorizes the operation of a motorcycle.
SB 100 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to participation by home school students in University Interscholastic League sponsored activities; providing an administrative penalty.
SB 107 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to a notice of homestead foreclosure information required for the sale of certain residential real property.
SB 173 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Financial Institutions
Caption: Relating to a voluntary, consensual encumbrance on homestead property for the purpose of an equity loan.
SB 204 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in s/c
Caption: Relating to persons eligible for a license to carry a concealed handgun, to the rights and duties of license holders, and to certain offenses involving weapons.
SB 260 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the transfer of the Texas Chiropractic College to The Texas A&M University System.
SB 276 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to organizational and health maintenance organization requirements for community centers to provide certain services under capitation and other at-risk agreements in plans approved by the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation.
SB 277 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to provision of certain mental health and substance abuse services through health maintenance organizations.
SB 278 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by motorcycle operators and passengers.
SB 279 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the prevention of horse theft.
SB 291 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the regulation of orthotists and prosthetists; providing a civil penalty.
SB 490 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to informed consent to the performance of an abortion.
SB 491 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the provision of bulletproof vests for certain municipal police officers.
SB 492 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to the cancellation and removal from the delinquent tax roll of an ad valorem tax on certain real property.
SB 493 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for murder of an individual selected as a victim because of the individual's race, religion, or gender.
SB 494 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to HIV testing for pregnant women who are Medicaid recipients.
SB 526 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the making of a change to an accident report.
SB 527 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to prohibiting employment discrimination against certain peace officers for refusing to take a polygraph examination.
SB 684 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the development of a restructured competitive electricity market.
SB 705 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the imposition of a municipal sales and use tax and hotel occupancy tax in areas to be annexed by certain municipalities.
SB 706 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to recomputation of an employer's unemployment compensation experience rate based on payment by the employer of certain voluntary contributions.
SB 707 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to certain structures on coastal public land.
SB 708 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Withdrawn from intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the validation of all acts, governmental proceedings, officials, bonds, and obligations of navigation districts and port authorities.
SB 854 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a loan the proceeds of which are used to purchase an interest in a certain trust or entity that owns real property located outside the United States.
SB 855 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the disposal of certain abandoned vehicles by a vehicle storage facility.
SB 863 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to precommitment approval for certain purchases of a port authority.
SB 864 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the control of and disabling of gambling devices, equipment, or paraphernalia while an ocean-going vessel is in the territorial waters of this state.
SB 865 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to coverage under the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association for certain demolition and debris removal expenses.
SB 918 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to funding the costs of apprehending certain inmates for whom warrants are issued by the Board of Pardons and Paroles or the pardons and paroles division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
SB 945 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to certain fees charged by vehicle storage facilities.
SB 946 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to a requirement that certain persons obtain a vehicle storage facility license.
SB 947 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the designation of a primary physical residence for a child in an order of joint managing conservatorship of the child.
SB 948 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the extinguishment of a taxpayer's liability for delinquent ad valorem taxes following a tax sale.
SB 949 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to immunity from liability for the directors, officers, agents, and employees of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association.
SB 950 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to assistance for certain airports.
SB 962 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the registration of mortgage brokers.
SB 979 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to resale of certain electric power.
SB 980 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to ensuring reliable electric service; providing an administrative penalty.
SB 1014 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the representation of a property owner by an agent in a property tax matter.
SB 1015 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the correction of an ad valorem tax appraisal roll.
SB 1017 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to training for members of appraisal review boards and to the qualifications of the members of appraisal review boards.
SB 1030 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the assessment of fees for services provided by certain property owners' associations.
SB 1031 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Rules suspended
Caption: Relating to the assignment of a lottery prize.
SB 1060 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the management of certain funds by the Veterans' Land Board, to the creation of veterans homes, and to the Veterans' Land Board's entering into bond enhancement agreements for certain bonds.
SB 1084 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the use of mobile polling places during the early voting period.
SB 1085 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to punishments for certain criminal offenses under the Election Code.
SB 1086 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the procedures for voting without a voter registration certificate.
SB 1087 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the use and distribution of the form for an application for an early voting ballot.
SB 1088 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of a private building for a polling place.
SB 1089 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the contents of an application for an early voting mail ballot.
SB 1090 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the appointment and duties of signature verification committees and early voting ballot boards for the purposes of early voting.
SB 1091 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to vote early by mail.
SB 1104 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the operation of ice skating centers.
SB 1218 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to venue in the prosecution of the offense of issuing a bad check.
SB 1219 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to the power of the board of regents of The Texas A&M University System to designate Texas A&M University at Galveston as a branch campus of Texas A&M University.
SB 1220 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of inmate and probationer labor for state highway system projects.
SB 1254 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the County Road Department.
SB 1309 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the use of electroconvulsive therapy.
SB 1337 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the right of a person to seek an expunction of certain records and files pertaining to a misdemeanor offense.
SB 1338 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to certain construction within 200 feet landward of the natural vegetation line in certain coastal counties.
SB 1339 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to coastal erosion.
SB 1370 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain merger, consolidation, and purchase transactions involving an electric and gas utility.
SB 1371 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to increased customer options in the purchase and management of electricity.
SB 1372 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the computation and mitigation of an investor-owned electric utility's excess costs over market.
SB 1373 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the sale of electric energy by qualifying cogenerators.
SB 1374 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the allowance of certain expenses of an electric utility in ratemaking proceedings.
SB 1387 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to benefits for certain roof damage on property insured through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association.
SB 1388 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to reserves maintained by title insurers.
SB 1408 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to select the provider of electric service provided to the political subdivision.
SB 1667 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to a jury's role in criminal and certain civil cases.
SB 1668 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the duties and rights of a county auditor regarding financial records of certain navigation districts.
SB 1669 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the acquisition of firearms by individuals in the State of Texas, providing a penalty and declaring emergency.
SB 1670 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to increased customer options in the purchase and management of electricity.
SB 1671 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to s/c by Chairman
Caption: Relating to letters of protection provided by attorneys to health care providers.
SB 1672 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Ref. to Int. Relations, Trade & Technology
Caption: Relating to certain standards involving the regulation of air conditioning and refrigeration contractors.
SB 1673 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the adoption of certain plumbing codes.
SB 1714 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the definition of governmental body for the purposes of the public information law.
SB 1715 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to required contents in a notice for the adoption of proposed rules by a state agency.
SB 1716 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to electricity produced from state-owned land or through conversion of state-owned natural gas.
SB 1717 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to a firefighters' relief and retirement fund in certain municipalities.
SCR 3 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Granting Dr. Helen Li permission to sue the state and The University of Texas Medical School at Houston.
SCR 59 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Recognizing March 26, 1997, as Texas Women Veterans Day.
SCR 65 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Encouraging all Texans to observe Former Prisoners of War Recognition Day on April 9, 1997.
SCR 90 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Granting Arteaga Construction Company, Inc., permission to sue the state and Texas Southern University.
SJR 12 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Financial Institutions
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a voluntary, consensual encumbrance on homestead property for the purpose of an equity loan.
SJR 30 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to require a taxing unit that seeks to collect delinquent ad valorem taxes to elect between enforcing the lien securing payment of the taxes and enforcing personal liability for the taxes.
SR 19 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Designating January 21, 1997, as John B. Hood Camp 50 Day.
SR 53 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating David L. Bridges of Rockwall.
SR 77 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Dickinson Veterans of Foreign Wars Memorial Post 6378 and its Ladies Auxiliary.
SR 78 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army Captain Christopher Williams of Pasadena.
SR 129 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the "Sister State Agreement" between Queensland, Australia, and Texas.
SR 193 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 24, 1997, as Jack A. Johnson Day.
SR 217 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Stacey Golden of Sam Rayburn High School in Pasadena.
SR 218 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Angie Gutierrez of Pasadena High School.
SR 219 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Coach Robert Kelly of Sam Rayburn High School in Pasadena.
SR 220 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Shell Salmon of Sam Rayburn High School in Pasadena.
SR 221 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Coach Darla Kelly of Pasadena High School.
SR 222 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Jamie Kitchen of Sam Rayburn High School in Pasadena.
SR 223 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Jeanna Poteet of Sam Rayburn High School in Pasadena.
SR 310 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Teodoro Garcia of Texas City.
SR 610 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sammy L. Griffith of North Richland Hills.
SR 611 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of the life of David Keith Tankersley of Gladewater.
SR 757 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Erica Kaye Waitschies.
SR 758 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Charles Puryear.
SR 759 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring May 18 through May 24, 1997, National Association of Insurance Women Week.
SR 760 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring May 1997 as Wetlands Month in Texas.
SR 767 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Tom "T-Bone Tom" Fitzmorris of Kemah.
SR 800 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Christen Rene Crow.
SR 801 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Benjamin Isaac Embry.
SR 802 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Ralph George Head, Jr.
SR 803 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Bryan Wimberley of Brazosport.
SR 804 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Anna Grace Davenport.
SR 805 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Chandra Christine Travelstead.
SR 806 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Carleton Keane Brumbelow II of Brazosport.
SR 924 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Mary Epperson Jones Ridge of Harris County.
74th Regular Session
SB 60 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a license to carry a concealed handgun; requiring of an applicant for the license a handgun proficiency and safety training course and a criminal background check; providing penalties.
SB 72 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the release of information kept in vessel and outboard motor ownership records.
SB 73 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to the mandatory waiver of exclusive jurisdiction by juvenile courts for certain delinquent children, the transfer of the jurisdiction for those children to the criminal courts, and the adjudication and disposition of those children for whom the juvenile court retains jurisdiction.
SB 74 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the authority of a county to regulate dangerous structures; providing a penalty.
SB 75 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the membership of the Coastal Coordination Council.
SB 76 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of juvenile courts over certain persons who have previously been certified as adults.
SB 77 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the appointment of appellate justices and judges and certain district judges and to the election on confirmation of those justices and judges.
SB 108 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the carrying of certain weapons by judges and justices.
SB 109 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the prevention of horse theft.
SB 110 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the by-laws of nonprofit corporations.
SB 113 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the statutes governing creation, extension, renewal, or modification of deed restrictions applicable to certain residential real estate subdivisions.
SB 202 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the provision of certain services provided through health maintenance organizations.
SB 228 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Consideration withdrawn
Caption: Relating to trial by jury in the adjudication of certain children.
SB 229 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to access to the files and records of certain children.
SB 230 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the right to appeal certain decisions by the juvenile court.
SB 231 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the grounds for reversing a criminal case on appeal.
SB 232 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to voting in connection with judicial and law enforcement races.
SB 233 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for delinquent conduct that violates certain penal laws of this state.
SB 301 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a voluntary, consensual encumbrance on homestead property for the purpose of an equity loan.
SB 325 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to payment of wages by electronic transfer.
SB 326 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of interest on client funds held by attorneys for the legal representation of a criminal defendant.
SB 327 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the appointment and terms of office of the directors of the Gulf Coast Water Authority.
SB 412 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the use of state funds or services by certain private entities for the legal representation of an inmate sentenced to death.
SB 429 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of Social Security taxes paid by a school district in funding formulas under the foundation school program.
SB 473 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Record vote
Caption: Relating to the offense of not using protective headgear required for motorcycle operators and passengers.
SB 559 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the bonding or insurance requirements of a political subdivision for the issuance of certain plumbing permits.
SB 560 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to disposal of abandoned vehicles.
SB 715 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of public adjusters; providing criminal penalties.
SB 716 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the amount a hotel or motel may charge for a telephone call.
SB 717 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to the authority of a county judge in counties with a population greater than 1,000,000 to delegate certain responsibilities.
SB 750 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of a license management program for certain commercial fishing.
SB 751 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the qualifications of a member of the board of directors of an appraisal district.
SB 752 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to regulation of businesses conducting currency exchange, transportation, or transmission; creating offenses and providing penalties.
SB 855 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to providing a deferred retirement option to members of firemen's relief and retirement funds in certain cities.
SB 891 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for murder of an individual selected as a victim because of the individual's race.
SB 892 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to the sale of certain park land by certain municipalities.
SB 893 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to construction and water and wastewater utility service billing requirements for certain apartment complexes and condominiums.
SB 995 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to requirements applicable to a homestead improvement loan.
SB 996 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the validation of all acts, governmental proceedings, officials, bonds, and obligations of navigation districts.
SB 997 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the staffing of certain emergency medical services vehicles.
SB 998 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of emergency medical services providers and of training programs for those providers.
SB 999 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the certification of emergency medical dispatchers.
SB 1000 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System.
SB 1001 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to production of marijuana and the definition of marijuana in the Controlled Substances Act.
SB 1002 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the Chapters 481 and 483 of the Health and Safety Code.
SB 1143 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Health Care Information Council; providing civil penalties.
SB 1144 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to firearm safety; to limiting access by children to firearms and to firearm safety education for schoolchildren; providing penalties.
SB 1218 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the payment of interest on overpaid taxes.
SB 1219 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to dental, medical, and health-related expenses incurred by prisoners confined in county jail and persons kept under guard in county jail.
SB 1220 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain school districts to establish an ad valorem tax rate that exceeds the rate limitation imposed on school districts.
SB 1223 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to establishing the Center for Ports and Waterways.
SB 1332 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to protection of coastal resources.
SB 1423 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to abortions; providing penalties.
SB 1436 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to certain structures on coastal public land.
SB 1516 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to certain structures on coastal public land.
SCR 24 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Memorializing the Congress to propose an amendment to the United States Constitution exempting desecration of the American flag from protection by First Amendment.
SCR 39 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Declaring February 5 through 11, 1995, as Burn Awareness Week.
SCR 49 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending the Texas oyster industry for maintaining high standards of quality.
SCR 59 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: House appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Requesting the State Medicaid Office and the Council on Competitive Government to conduct certain studies and audits.
SCR 101 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating the battleship Texas as the official State Ship of Texas.
SCR 120 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of Joe Manor.
SCR 157 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Administration
Caption: Designating the Lone Star Flight Museum of Galveston the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame.
SJR 6 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to public school purposes.
SJR 10 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appointment of appellate justices and judges and certain district judges by the governor and to confirmation elections on a nonpartisan ballot of those justices and judges.
SJR 25 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a voluntary, consensual encumbrance on homestead property for the purpose of an equity loan.
SJR 27 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the reversal of a criminal conviction because of a violation of a constitutional right.
SR 493 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Barbara McCarver on her 45th year as a member of the real estate profession.
SR 527 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Patt Laine of Texas City.
SR 551 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Fred Ernest Gray of Pasadena.
SR 645 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
SR 762 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Galveston Chamber of Commerce on its 150th anniversary.
SR 862 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Acknowledging the life of service of Judge Edd L. Miller of Pasadena.
SR 863 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Clear Lake High School Basketball Coach Bill Krueger for his accomplishments.
SR 864 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Dr. Jane Goodall for receiving the Moody Gardens Environmental Leadership Award.
SR 865 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Earl Tischofer for his work as executive officer of the North NASA Area Association of Realtors.
SR 1022 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Rollins Environmental Services (TX), Incorporated, for its contribution to ensuring the protection and safety of all Texans.
SR 1159 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Sarah Carlene Laine on the occasion of her high school graduation.
SR 1160 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Amy Rebekah Kellogg on the occasion of her high school graduation.
SR 1162 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Michael William Wayne Puryear on the occasion of his high school graduation.
SR 1163 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Joshua Paul Embry on the occasion of his high school graduation.
SR 1164 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Andrew Clarence Vacek on the occasion of his high school graduation.
SR 1165 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Sarah Megan Lynn on the occasion of her high school graduation.
SR 1166 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Steven Scott Ellison on the occasion of his high school graduation.
SR 1167 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing John Ernest Lynn on the occasion of his high school graduation.
73rd Regular Session
SB 200 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to voting in connection with judicial and law enforcement races.
SB 204 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the inspection of certain law-enforcement records and files of a child who is a party to a juvenile court proceeding.
SB 255 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the appointment of appellate justices and judges and certain district judges and to the election on confirmation of those justices and judges.
SB 342 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to changes in plans, specifications, or proposals pertaining to contracts made by counties.
SB 453 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the location of certain cemeteries.
SB 455 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to mandatory premarital testing for sexually transmitted diseases.
SB 555 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to provision of certain mental health and substance abuse services through single service health maintenance organizations.
SB 600 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the admissibility into evidence of a recording of an oral statement of a child who is the victim of certain crimes.
SB 606 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to the liability of certain transportation entities providing public transportation.
SB 631 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipality to provide for the repair and assessment of repairs of bulkheads or other structures.
SB 643 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to projects undertaken by certain industrial development corporations.
SB 653 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to s/c on Elections & Ethics by Pres
Caption: Relating to the exemption of persons having an active interest in legislation and the results of administrative action from registering with a state entity.
SB 708 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to group health insurance for certain small employers.
SB 711 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to prohibiting employment discrimination against certain peace officers and fire fighters for refusing to take a polygraph examination.
SB 799 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to mandatory premarital testing for human immunodeficiency virus infection.
SB 800 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to special subcommittee
Caption: Relating to creation of an offense involving presence of a minor on premises covered by an alcoholic beverage permit or license.
SB 981 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the approval of certain laboratories by the Texas Department of Health.
SB 982 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Human Services to assess monetary penalties against a home or community care provider.
SB 983 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the imposition of a fee by the Board of Nurse Examiners to fund the dissemination of certain required information.
SB 998 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the membership of the Coastal Coordination Council.
SB 999 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the prevention and mitigation of coastal erosion.
SB 1004 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to an exemption from regulation under the Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies Act for certain peace officers.
SB 1010 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the bonding or insurance requirements of certain political subdivisions for the performance of plumbing work.
SB 1011 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to claims for unemployment compensation benefits and to the wage credits used to compute eligibility for those benefits.
SB 1126 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to voluntary, consensual encumbrances on homestead property.
SB 1143 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the prevention of horse theft.
SB 1380 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to performance of the duties of a county budget officer.
SB 1400 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the payment of interest on certain escrow accounts held by financial institutions.
SB 1401 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to abortions; providing penalties.
SB 1428 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the State Department of Education and its employees.
SB 1476 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to terms of office of members of the board of commissioners of the Brazoria County Conservation and Reclamation District Number Three.
SB 1480 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for murder, aggravated sexual assault, and offenses involving controlled substances and to the eligibility for release on parole of prisoners serving sentences for those offenses.
SB 1484 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the disposal of yard waste; providing a civil penalty.
SB 1494 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to the sale of certain park land by certain municipalities.
SB 1501 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Withdrawn from intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the validation of governmental acts and proceedings concerning the issuance of bonds by certain municipal park boards of trustees.
SCR 101 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Administration
Caption: Commending the officers and employees of the Rollins Environmental Services (TX), Incorporated, for its contribution to ensuring the protection and safety of all Texans.
SJR 11 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: No action taken in subcommittee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appointment of appellate justices and judges and certain district judges by the governor and to confirmation elections on a nonpartisan ballot of those justices and judges.
SJR 46 Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing voluntary, consensual encumbrances on homestead property.
SJR 50 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to special subcommittee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to public school purposes.
SJR 55 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing citizens to carry handguns.
SR 149 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Hitchcock High School for its observance of Black History Month.
SR 245 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Expressing support for continued funding of the Space Station Freedom program.
SR 263 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Dianne Ellen Lauletta of League City.
SR 321 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing April 13, 1993, as Pasadena Day on the city's 100th anniversary.
SR 358 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Lieutenant Commander James Robert Segars of the United States Naval Reserve.
SR 470 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the legislative and governmental affairs division of the Deer Park Chamber of Commerce for its work in its community.
SR 559 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the volunteers who work with Family Outreach Clear Lake/Bay Area, Incorporated.
SR 670 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the service of the Texas Clipper as it sails on its final voyage this summer.
SR 881 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Stephen Michael leBlanc.
SR 882 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming Michelle Hatmaker of Galveston, Mrs. Texas 1993, on her visit to Austin.
SR 917 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating George R. Willoughby on the occasion of his recent election as Mayor of Santa Fe, Texas.
SR 992 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Joe E. Hodge, of Deer Park, on the occasion of his promotion to the position of senior vice-president of the Lubrizol Corporation Houston Plants.
SR 1044 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Anthony James and Tammy Robberts Null on the occasion of the birth of their daughter, Alexis Lenea Null.
SR 1091 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Referred to Administration
Caption: Requesting the speaker of the house of representatives and the lieutenant governor to create a joint interim committee to study home equity lending in the State of Texas.
SR 1092 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Clement "Clem" Wallace Barron of Houston.
SR 1120 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Jennifer Helen Lotz and Scott Gray Durham on the occasion of their marriage.
SR 1146 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 1776.
SR 1183 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Marionette M. Beyah of Galveston.
SR 1184 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing E. Douglas McLeod, for earning a Master of Laws degree in International Economic Law in May, 1993.
SR 1185 Author: Patterson, Jerry
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Marine Corps Reserve for its hard work and dedication in ensuring the success of the Toys for Tots program.