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Legislation authored by Jim Jackson

Includes legislation with Jim Jackson as the primary author for the 79th through 82nd Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

82nd Regular Session
HB 174 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the cancellation of the voter registration and to the eligibility to vote of persons who are deceased or not citizens of the United States.
HB 175 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the on-premises consumption of certain alcoholic beverages; providing a penalty.
HB 176 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to designating English as the official language of this state.
HB 177 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the requirement of citizenship or lawful presence in the United States for issuance or renewal of certain occupational licenses, driver's licenses, and identification certificates.
HB 178 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring governmental entities to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program or E-verify.
HB 289 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to activity that constitutes maintaining a common nuisance.
HB 290 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of employment harmful to children.
HB 291 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to requiring a public hearing in the geographical area proposed for an open-enrollment charter school.
HB 306 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to a disclosure on advertisements made by a general-purpose committee of certain political contributions made to the committee.
HB 360 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to ballot language for a proposition to approve the imposition, increase, or reduction of a tax or the issuance of bonds.
HB 398 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of employees convicted of certain offenses to provide services under a contract with a public school.
HB 598 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
Caption: Relating to requiring certain applicants for motor vehicle registration to provide proof that the applicant holds a valid driver's license.
HB 599 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the release of certain criminal history record information subject to an order of nondisclosure.
HB 601 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to requiring employers to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program or E-verify.
HB 1672 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the education of public school students with dyslexia, the education and training of educators who teach students with dyslexia, and the assessment of students with dyslexia attending an institution of higher education.
HB 1673 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to testing accommodations for a person with dyslexia taking a licensing examination administered by a state agency.
HB 1674 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to procedures for establishment, modification, and enforcement of child support obligations.
HB 1970 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the periodic review of the child support guidelines.
HB 1971 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the liability of a landowner for harm to a trespasser.
HB 2103 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the consideration of a letter of credit issued by a federal home loan bank as an eligible security for collateral to secure public funds.
HB 2104 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the amount of the bond for county taxes required to be given by the county assessor-collector for certain counties.
HB 2450 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of employing an individual not lawfully present in the United States.
HB 3442 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain courts to access information in the juvenile justice information system.
HB 3443 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the judicial immunity and powers of certain magistrates.
HB 3444 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to required disclosure for appointment of certain impartial third parties.
HB 3445 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of the judicial branch of state government.
HB 3728 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
Caption: Relating to the composition of and powers and duties of the Commission on Jail Standards.
HR 423 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Academic Language Therapy Association and recognizing February 17, 2011, as Dyslexia Awareness Day.
HR 675 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Sergeant Jack Walker for his valiant service in the United States Army during World War II.
HR 1249 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Farmers Branch Historical Park.
HR 1669 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Christina Yampanis of Dallas on her receipt of a 2010 Director's Community Leadership Award from the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
82nd 1st Called Session
HR 202 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jesse Robert Woody of Carrollton.
81st Regular Session
HB 123 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to activity that constitutes maintaining a common nuisance.
HB 124 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of employment harmful to children.
HB 206 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the on-premises consumption of certain alcoholic beverages; providing a penalty.
HB 207 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Caption: Relating to enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain counties.
HB 208 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the cancellation of the voter registration and to the eligibility to vote of persons who are deceased or not citizens of the United States.
HB 211 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to an exemption from public insurance adjuster license requirements for certain persons.
HB 212 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Caption: Relating to the transfer of service credits to or from the elected class in the Employees Retirement System of Texas.
HB 371 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to dissolution of certain property owners' associations.
HB 372 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the meetings and records of certain property owners' associations.
HB 449 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the regulation of laser hair removal facilities; providing penalties.
HB 490 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to indigent health care.
HB 658 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to requiring governmental entities to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program.
HB 659 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the appointment of magistrates to hear truancy cases in certain counties.
HB 1033 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to designating English as the official language of this state.
HB 1034 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to requiring a sexually oriented business to maintain certain photographic identification records; providing a criminal penalty.
HB 1035 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the requirement that an application or examination for a state-issued license be in English.
HB 1061 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the requirement of citizenship or lawful presence in the United States for issuance or renewal of certain occupational licenses, driver's licenses, and identification certificates.
HB 1228 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the rights of victims of property crimes.
HB 1247 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to refunds of overpayments or erroneous payments of ad valorem taxes.
HB 1248 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the criminal consequences of a failure to pay the surcharge assessed on a person's driver's license under the driver responsibility program.
HB 1366 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to ballot language in an election authorizing the issuance of bonds for hospital district system improvements.
HB 1432 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a landowner's repurchase of real property from an entity that acquired the property through condemnation.
HB 1744 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to employer liability for the cost of health care services provided to certain indigent employees.
HB 1745 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault.
HB 1746 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the towing and storage of vehicles.
HB 1929 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to payment of claims of certain out-of-network physicians and health care providers.
HB 1930 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to health services provided to health benefit plan enrollees by certain out-of-network health care providers.
HB 2398 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the state sales tax rate and creation of the education equalization fund to equalize funding among school districts.
HB 2399 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to offering the classroom portion of a driver education course through an alternative method of instruction.
HB 2400 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to treatment under the public school accountability system of an open-enrollment charter school that is operated by a juvenile board and that focuses on juvenile justice or corrections.
HB 3184 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to ballot language for a proposition to approve the imposition or increase of a tax or the issuance of bonds.
HB 3185 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to increasing the tax rates imposed on cigars to fund additional property tax relief.
HB 3690 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the imposition of the sales and use tax.
HB 3700 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Classroom Coaching Program.
HB 3701 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to a finding that offense was sexually motivated.
HB 3702 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to vehicles passing stationary tow trucks on a highway; providing a penalty.
HB 3703 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of open-enrollment charter schools.
HB 3724 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to the amount of attorney's fees awarded to a claimant's counsel in certain workers compensation proceedings.
HB 4227 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to the application of the child support guidelines in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.
HB 4228 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to child support enforcement.
HB 4726 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Cypress Waters Municipal Management District; providing the authority to impose an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.
HB 4836 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the creation of a groundwater conservation district in Dallas County.
HJR 63 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing that an ad valorem tax imposed by a school district is not a state ad valorem tax.
HJR 81 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the state general sales and use tax rate and dedicating the increased state revenue to public education and property tax relief.
HR 165 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating J. Allen Clemson of Arlington on his retirement as administrator of the Dallas County Commissioners Court.
HR 166 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Daniel M. Savage, Jr., on his retirement from the Dallas County Commissioners Court.
HR 704 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring First Baptist Church of Carrollton on its 100th anniversary.
HR 1928 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Tim Hayden for his service on the Carrollton City Council.
HR 1929 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Larry Williams for his service with the Carrollton City Council.
HR 1930 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Herb Weidinger for his service on the Carrollton City Council.
HR 1958 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Honorable Douglas N. Stover for his service to the citizens of Coppell.
HR 2157 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Jimmy Niemann for his service on the Addison City Council.
HR 2158 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Gregory S. Hirsch for his service on the Addison City Council.
HR 2403 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing August 8, 2009, as Robert K. Koga Day in Texas.
80th Regular Session
HB 139 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to health services provided to health benefit plan enrollees by certain out-of-network health care providers.
HB 140 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to regulating the operation of a day-care center; providing criminal penalties.
HB 141 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education.
HB 142 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to imposition of local sales and use taxes on certain taxable items shipped outside a transit authority.
HB 217 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a landowner's repurchase of real property previously acquired by a governmental entity through eminent domain.
HB 291 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring governmental entities and contractors with governmental entities to participate in the federal work authorization program; providing a penalty.
HB 480 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the minimum eligibility standards adopted by this state for use in determining eligibility for indigent health care.
HB 481 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/08
Caption: Relating to the transfer of a used motor vehicle.
HB 717 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to county liability for services provided under the Indigent Health Care and Treatment Act.
HB 1001 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to the employment by a towing company or vehicle storage facility of certain persons as drivers; providing a penalty.
HB 1209 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to county liability for indigent health care services provided to a county resident in another county.
HB 1210 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a refund of an overpayment or erroneous payment of ad valorem taxes.
HB 1272 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to commercial motor vehicle safety; providing a criminal penalty.
HB 1273 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards by certain peace officers.
HB 1274 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Returned to committee
Caption: Relating to the requirement of speaking and reading the English language as a condition for the issuance of a commercial driver's license.
HB 1528 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to prohibiting a grant from the Texas Enterprise Fund to an employer who employs one or more persons who are not lawfully entitled to be present and employed in the United States.
HB 2333 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to county liability for indigent health care services.
HB 2955 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the terms and conditions for access to airports owned or operated by certain local governments.
HB 2956 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to the effect of a charter provision relating to the sale of alcoholic beverages for off-premise consumption on a subsequent local option election for the sale of alcoholic beverages in certain home-rule municipalities.
HB 2957 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of massage therapy; providing penalties.
HB 2958 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of tow trucks, tow truck operators, and vehicle storage facilities; providing penalties.
HB 3310 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to fraud investigations and criminal offenses involving the Medicaid program; providing criminal penalties.
HB 3781 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation of a sheriff's department civil service system in certain counties.
HJR 30 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow the repurchase of real property acquired by a governmental entity through eminent domain.
HJR 50 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to require the election of the speaker of the house of representatives by a public vote conducted by a roll call vote or electronic voting machine.
HR 440 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Coppell Middle School North Cougar Band on being selected as the Texas Music Educators Association State Honor Band for 2006-2007.
HR 485 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Wanda Madge Jones and Angela Joan Ingels of Dallas for winning the titles of Ms. Classic American Queen and Ms. American Queen.
HR 1441 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Christ United Methodist Church of Farmers Branch on the 50th anniversary of its founding.
HR 1998 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing May 14, 2007, as Mary Kay Ash Day in the State of Texas.
HR 1999 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Larry and Linda Cernosek of Deer Park on their 30th wedding anniversary.
HR 2184 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Ed Brady on his retirement as the president and CEO of the Metrocrest Chamber of Commerce.
HR 2673 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Kristy Lora Eanes and John Michael Eanes on the birth of their son, Kyle Michael Eanes.
HR 2674 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Ann Duffy on her graduation from The University of Texas at Austin.
79th Regular Session
HB 372 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Returned from the House for further action
Caption: Relating to the required use of towing safety chains on certain vehicles.
HB 731 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an electronic requisition system for counties.
HB 1073 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the procedure for determining the incompetency of a defendant to stand trial.
HB 1398 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the waiver of penalties and interest on a delinquent ad valorem tax.
HB 1479 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the adoption of an ad valorem tax rate by the governing body of certain taxing units.
HB 1531 Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to telematics services excepted from private security regulation.
HB 1598 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to administrative penalties imposed by a public health district for violations of health and safety provisions relating to retail food service.
HB 1641 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault.
HB 2243 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the regulation of locksmiths and locksmith companies under the Private Security Act.
HB 3531 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the Dallas County district and county courts administration and court services.
HCR 211 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Addison police officer Brad Freis on his selection to carry the torch for the 2005 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Japan.
HR 1109 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Kimberly and Robert Ray Faust, Jr., on the birth of their son, Caden Robert Faust.
79th 1st Called Session
HR 249 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Buddy and Norma Jo Cole on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.
HR 250 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Joe and Shirley Mac Reiman on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.
79th 2nd Called Session
HR 69 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Larry R. Byrd on receiving an Ethics Award from the Rotary Club of Park Cities.
HR 70 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Jeffrey J. Beatty of Dallas on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.
HR 146 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Bob and Dee Phelps of Farmers Branch on their 50th wedding anniversary.
HR 208 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Betty H. Donoho of Farmers Branch on her 90th birthday.
79th 3rd Called Session
HR 74 Author: Jackson, Jim
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Shirley and George Haley of Austin on their 50th wedding anniversary.