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Legislation authored by J.E. 'Buster' Brown

Includes legislation with J.E. 'Buster' Brown as the primary author for the 67th through 77th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

75th Regular Session
SB 1 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the development and management of the water resources of the state; providing penalties.
SB 23 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the boundaries, confirmation election, and taxing authority of the Clear Creek Watershed Regional Flood Control District.
SB 114 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the procedural requirements and grounds for reversing a criminal case on appeal.
SB 160 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to prosecution of the offense of tampering with or fabricating physical evidence and to the reporting of the existence of certain physical evidence; creating an offense.
SB 174 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to a fee collected by a prosecutor for collecting and processing a dishonored or forged check or similar sight order.
SB 302 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of certain commercial bailees for the offense of misapplication of fiduciary property.
SB 303 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the fees for transferring license plates for disabled veterans.
SB 304 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the creation of two judicial districts in Fort Bend County.
SB 310 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to certain judicial salaries.
SB 328 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Judicial Compensation Commission.
SB 329 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or to an employee of a law enforcement agency.
SB 350 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Criminal Justice Policy Council.
SB 357 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the continuation and the functions of the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
SB 358 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Credit Union Commission.
SB 359 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the continuation and operation of the Department of Protective and Regulatory Services, the provision of services to children and families, and suits affecting the parent-child relationship; providing penalties.
SB 362 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission.
SB 363 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Youth Commission.
SB 367 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Commission on Jail Standards.
SB 368 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Council on Sex Offender Treatment and to the administration of certain of those functions by the Texas Department of Health.
SB 415 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to associate judges appointed by the district courts and county courts at law of Fort Bend County.
SB 463 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the designation of State Highway 6 as the Texas Korean War Veterans Memorial Highway.
SB 485 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/98
Caption: Relating to the joint listing on an ad valorem tax appraisal roll of separate interests in minerals in place.
SB 486 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Returned to committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of geologists, geophysicists, and soil scientists; providing an administrative and a criminal penalty.
SB 551 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain persons from jury service.
SB 552 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to certain early voting procedures; providing criminal penalties.
SB 553 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of State Highway 35 as the Stephen F. Austin Memorial Highway.
SB 556 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to exempting real property owned by this state from attachment, execution, or forced sale.
SB 632 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to payment of a nonrefundable annual fee in lieu of a bond or other form of financial security required of a person applying for or acting under a railroad commission permit to store, handle, treat, reclaim, or dispose of oil and gas waste.
SB 633 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to assessments performed before agency adoption of certain environmental rules.
SB 634 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the classification of certain liquefied petroleum gas activities; insurance requirements for liquefied petroleum gas, compressed natural gas, and liquefied natural gas licensees; and registration and transfer fees for liquefied petroleum gas, compressed natural gas, and liquefied natural gas transportation vehicles.
SB 635 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to the use of money in the oil-field cleanup fund to conduct a site investigation or environmental assessment and to the recovery of costs incurred for that purpose.
SB 636 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to assistance to certain surface coal mining operators in the preparation of surface coal mining permit applications and to the eligibility of land and water affected by coal mining for reclamation or abatement expenditures.
SB 637 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the finality of contested case orders rendered by state agencies.
SB 638 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to the responsibility for the plugging of an oil or gas well.
SB 639 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to acceptance, approval, or revocation by the Railroad Commission of Texas of organization reports, applications for permits, or certificates of compliance.
SB 640 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the definition of invested capital for determining gas utility rates.
SB 646 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to court reporting firms.
SB 647 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to contracting by court reporters.
SB 648 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to summary judgments in civil actions.
SB 673 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to money held in an inmate trust fund account.
SB 674 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possession or promotion of child pornography.
SB 693 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to standing to enforce restrictions relating to state property.
SB 694 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the use of alternative dispute resolution procedures by state agencies.
SB 710 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of an offense involving certain sales of tickets to certain events; providing a penalty.
SB 756 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to certain juror donations used to compensate victims of crime.
SB 768 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Withdrawn from intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Supreme Court to adopt rules relating to the contractual relationship between an attorney and client.
SB 804 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to allowing municipalities to purchase goods for retail sale without following competitive bidding procedures.
SB 805 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Returned to committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of plumbing; providing penalties.
SB 880 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the period of validity of and fees for a driver's license or personal identification certificate.
SB 881 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the denial of the renewal of the driver's license of persons who violate their promise to appear on certain offenses or who fail to pay the fine for certain offenses.
SB 882 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to negotiated rulemaking by state agencies.
SB 907 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the statute of limitations for the purpose of prosecuting certain offenses under the Tax Code.
SB 920 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain commercial crab fishing.
SB 988 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to reports required from certain producers and purchasers of oil.
SB 1124 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to the regulation of aquaculture.
SB 1153 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/98
Caption: Relating to the appraisal and ad valorem taxation of certain types of personal property; providing penalties.
SB 1183 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to refunds and credits of motor fuels taxes.
SB 1223 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the delegation of duties of the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission and its executive director.
SB 1224 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to consolidated permit processing by the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission.
SB 1225 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Testimony taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the voluntary cleanup program.
SB 1226 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain solid waste sites regulated under the Texas Health and Safety Code.
SB 1298 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to the selection of the chairman of the juvenile board in Fort Bend County.
SB 1322 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of parks and wildlife; providing penalties.
SB 1340 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to certain fees related to water quality.
SB 1341 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the voluntary cleanup program for solid and hazardous wastes.
SB 1342 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the application for and use of the proceeds of loans guaranteed by the Young Farmer Loan Guarantee Program.
SB 1348 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the transfer of a case to a statutory probate court.
SB 1349 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of physical therapy; providing administrative penalties.
SB 1353 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the imposition of fees on certain pipelines.
SB 1354 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/98
Caption: Relating to the Board for Lease of University Lands, the leasing, management, and administration of certain public lands, and related fees and penalties.
SB 1355 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain retail sellers and retail establishments; providing penalties.
SB 1464 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to the regulation and permitting of certain industrial solid waste management activities on land owned or controlled by the source of the waste.
SB 1465 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the handling, testing, and compensation for the destruction of certain animals; providing a penalty.
SB 1496 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to restricting written reports required of classroom teachers.
SB 1497 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to the special account to fund the Texas Real Estate Research Center.
SB 1509 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to Brazoria Drainage District Number 4; clarifying the powers of the district; providing definitions; and specifically granting said District the authority to make and adopt rules regulating construction which affects drainage within the District's jurisdictional boundaries.
SB 1529 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the provision of housing and utility services for certain dwellings.
SB 1530 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the forced sale of a co-owner's interest in certain real property.
SB 1531 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the imposition and rate of the gas severance tax.
SB 1583 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain livestock feeds by the Texas Agricultural Experiment Station.
SB 1584 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to industrial solid waste management in municipal solid waste landfills.
SB 1585 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Withdrawn from intent calendar
Caption: Relating to environmental and health safety audits.
SB 1586 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee substitute considered in committee
Caption: Relating to the scrap tire recycling program; providing criminal and civil penalties; making an appropriation.
SB 1587 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the consolidation and use of certain accounts and funds of the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission.
SB 1711 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the transfer of responsibility for responding to and cleaning up certain oil discharges in coastal areas to the Railroad Commission of Texas.
SB 1749 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to benefits payable by the Judicial Retirement System of Texas Plan Two.
SB 1750 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation, administration, powers, and duties of the Upper Kirby Management District; granting the authority to issue bonds; authorizing a tax.
SB 1857 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to transferring certain responsibilities of the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission related to certain radioactive materials to the Texas Department of Health.
SB 1888 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to certain conservation and reclamation districts that are part of more than one municipality.
SB 1926 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the assessment of damages in a condemnation proceeding.
SB 1927 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to dismissal of condemnation proceedings.
SB 1928 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to alternative pleading asserting a claim to property or seeking to condemn property.
SB 1954 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the regulation of used oil filter containers.
SCR 29 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Granting Benita Fogarty permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
SCR 66 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Supporting the implementation of the Texas Wetlands Conservation Plan.
SCR 69 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and the Texas Game Warden Association for their work in creating the Parrie Haynes Youth Camp and Wildlife Conservation Ranch.
SCR 113 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Instructing the senate enrolling clerk to correct Senate Bill No. 359.
SCR 116 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections to Senate Bill No. 1.
SJR 16 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the flow of funds for repayment of Texas agricultural water conservation bonds.
SJR 17 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to creation of the Texas Water Development Fund II; to authorizing the Texas Water Development Board to administer the fund and issue general obligation bonds for the purposes of the fund; and to the flow of funds for repayment of Texas agricultural water conservation bonds.
SJR 20 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the creation of a judicial compensation commission.
SJR 45 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to permit a taxing unit to grant an exemption or other relief from ad valorem taxes on property on which a water conservation initiative has been implemented.
SR 3 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Adopting the Rules of the 75th Legislature.
SR 4 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending those serving in the Physician of the Day program.
SR 42 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Sandra Shaw of Lake Jackson.
SR 80 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating former Member of the Texas House of Representatives and Senate Johnnie B. Rogers of Austin.
SR 94 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Nolan Ryan.
SR 137 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Shirley Brothers of Alvin.
SR 177 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring February 26, 1997, Fort Bend County Day.
SR 228 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Katy Taylor High School's academic decathlon team.
SR 367 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming the Brazosport College Choral Union to the State Capitol.
SR 368 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 25, 1997, as Brazoria County Day at the State Capitol.
SR 373 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Brazosport College Jazz Band and the Brazosport College Coasters.
SR 374 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Ann Price Norwood on her birthday.
SR 388 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Big Brothers/Big Sisters organization of Texas.
SR 389 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating David E. Toney of West Columbia and The Brazoria County News.
SR 415 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing National Crime Victims' Rights Week, April 13 through April 19, 1997.
SR 436 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Clifford F. Kliesing, Sr., of Pearland.
SR 476 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Dr. Alex Ignatiev, Thomas D. Jones, and Kenneth D. Cockrell for their work with the nation's space program.
SR 477 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring former Texas State Senator William M. Sims.
SR 519 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Rutilio R. "Rudy" Garza, Jr., of Harlingen.
SR 520 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Gary Pinkney Pearson, Jr., of Houston.
SR 547 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of J. F. Elder of Cuero.
SR 569 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Lynne Liberato, Chair of the Board of Directors of the State Bar of Texas for 1996-1997.
SR 714 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring May 30, 1997, Tom DeLay Day in Texas.
SR 720 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Dow Chemical Company, Texas Operations.
SR 812 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Amanda Blackburn of Houston.
SR 813 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Ernesto and Marina Mata of Angleton.
SR 873 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing May 25-31, 1997, as Texas Space and Technology Week.
SR 880 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Received by the Secretary of the Senate
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 2542.
SR 906 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 2542.
SR 933 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Eduardo Andres Lucio III of Brownsville.
SR 976 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. 1.
SR 998 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Jacklynn Eason of Brazoria County.
SR 999 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Bluebell Sanders of Lake Jackson.
SR 1006 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Encouraging the TNRCC to provide stronger and enhanced enforcement and to ensure no additional illegal tire dumps are created.
74th Regular Session
SB 33 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to testimony by expert witnesses in civil actions.
SB 36 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the registration of sex offenders; providing a criminal penalty.
SB 37 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to access to certain personal information by an inmate of the institutional division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
SB 38 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to individuals permitted to attend the execution of a capital felon.
SB 39 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the making of a statement to a court and to the defendant by a victim of a criminal offense or the victim's relative or guardian.
SB 85 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of the state to establish policies regarding state programs mandated by federal law.
SB 86 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the determination of the value of taxable property in a school district.
SB 104 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain assaults committed on employees of certain primary or secondary schools; providing penalties.
SB 105 Author: Brown, J.E.
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 106 Author: Brown, J.E.
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 137 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for repeat and habitual state jail felony offenders.
SB 138 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment of and sentencing of a defendant who uses a firearm during the commission of a felony or during immediate flight after the commission of a felony.
SB 139 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act in regard to which the defendant is criminally responsible for the conduct of a person younger than 17 years of age.
SB 216 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to requiring certain AFDC recipients to attend certain training programs.
SB 279 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the identification of inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and other convicted persons as illegal criminal aliens.
SB 280 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the grounds for reversing a criminal case on appeal.
SB 281 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of evading arrest or detention and certain civil consequences of using a vehicle to evade arrest or detention.
SB 282 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring each state agency to consult and coordinate with the General Services Commission for the purpose of exchanging information about building construction projects.
SB 283 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain prosecuting attorneys to apply for a protective order.
SB 284 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the liability of a peace officer who provides standby assistance to a victim of family violence.
SB 285 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the temporary detention of certain persons charged with offenses involving family violence.
SB 286 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to persons considered to be a spouse for purposes of the prosecution of sexual assaults.
SB 287 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to enforcement by a disabled person of a law relating to parking by or for disabled persons.
SB 305 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Recreational Resources
Caption: Relating to the creation of an offense involving certain sales of tickets to certain events; providing a penalty.
SB 345 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to tax abatement, reinvestment zones, and the refund of certain taxes by the comptroller to reimburse certain taxes paid on property in a reinvestment zone and to the creation of development districts in certain counties, which districts may adopt and levy a sales and use tax, receive the proceeds of a hotel occupancy tax, issue bonds, and exercise the power of eminent domain.
SB 346 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to certain juror donations used to compensate victims of crime and to support certain charities.
SB 347 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call in committee
Caption: Relating to eligibility for AFDC benefits.
SB 348 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call in committee
Caption: Relating to participation of certain AFDC recipients in the job opportunities and basic skills (JOBS) training program.
SB 349 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to the payment of a fee to a court clerk in certain criminal cases and a fee for certification by the county clerk.
SB 404 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to health insurance coverage under the Texas Employees Uniform Group Insurance Benefits Act.
SB 413 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to workers' compensation insurance coverage for volunteer emergency service members and personnel.
SB 453 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the use as collateral of certificates of deposit by an applicant for a license as a bail bondsman.
SB 454 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to certain application requirements for a bail bondsman license.
SB 498 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to conditions of community supervision, parole, and release on mandatory supervision for defendants who apply for certain state benefits.
SB 531 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of bigamy.
SB 532 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the retainage of payments for a contract to improve a state highway.
SB 534 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the appointment of bailiffs of the district courts and county courts at law in Fort Bend County.
SB 535 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Fort Bend County.
SB 576 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Placed on Reg. Order of Business Calendar
Caption: Relating to the criminal jurisdiction of justice courts and municipal courts.
SB 589 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Placed on Reg. Order of Business Calendar
Caption: Relating to the funding of the Texas Real Estate Research Center from certain real estate broker and salesman fees.
SB 590 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Agriculture and Livestock
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Department of Agriculture to sell advertisements in its publications.
SB 696 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to member contributions to and benefits of retirement systems for firefighters in certain municipalities.
SB 733 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to regulating the taking, purchase, and sale of certain fish.
SB 740 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Withdrawn from intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the operation and management of certain conservation and reclamation districts; providing penalties.
SB 776 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the waste tire recycling program; making an appropriation.
SB 814 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the requirement of commercial licenses to catch, unload, and sell aquatic products.
SB 815 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to agreements between manufacturers or distributors of certain boats or outboard motors and dealers of those goods; providing a penalty.
SB 837 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to television viewing by inmates and defendants in the custody of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
SB 838 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for release on mandatory supervision of certain inmates of the institutional division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
SB 839 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Posting rule suspended
Caption: Relating to places where weapons are prohibited; creating an offense.
SB 840 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain weapons offenses committed in a school zone.
SB 883 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the representative of industrial energy consumers on the Texas Energy Coordination Council.
SB 884 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the definition of gambling device; providing an exclusion of contrivances that are designed for amusement purposes.
SB 885 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for workers' compensation benefits of professional athletes employed by a franchise of the International Hockey League or the National Hockey League.
SB 920 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the offense of theft of public library property.
SB 1009 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to the sanctions for acting as a life insurance counselor without a license or violating certain laws applicable to life insurance counselors; providing a criminal penalty.
SB 1010 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to the calculation of the effective tax rate and rollback tax rate of a taxing unit.
SB 1011 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Ref. to Cmte of Whole on Leg. & Cong. Red.
Caption: Relating to the composition of certain state senate districts.
SB 1016 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers of water control and improvement districts.
SB 1020 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain programs from the governor's office.
SB 1040 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the operation and re-creation of the dedicated account known as the coastal protection account.
SB 1041 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the beneficial use of material dredged from the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway.
SB 1042 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to training for members of the governing boards of institutions of higher education.
SB 1043 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the duties of clerk of a justice of the peace court.
SB 1044 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to elevator inspections; providing penalties.
SB 1074 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the operations of a grand jury; providing penalties.
SB 1075 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a probable cause ruling by the Texas Ethics Commission concerning an offense involving a public servant's misuse of a thing of value belonging to the government or violation of a law relating to the public servant's office or employment; providing a criminal penalty.
SB 1240 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to mediated settlement agreements.
SB 1331 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the environmental permitting procedures of the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission under Chapters 26 and 27, Water Code, and Chapters 361 and 382, Health and Safety Code.
SB 1425 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to municipal civil service in certain cities.
SB 1426 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Nonrecord vote recorded in Journal
Caption: Relating to security devices in certain rental dwellings.
SB 1438 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to the definition of a marginal gas well.
SB 1439 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the nonsubstantive codification of provisions relating to arbitration.
SB 1440 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the waste tire recycling program.
SB 1441 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the assessment of civil penalties by the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority.
SB 1442 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the compensation of the directors of the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority.
SB 1443 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to administrative licensing.
SB 1444 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the period during which a person may claim a refund for taxes paid on gasoline used for off-road purposes.
SB 1445 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/96
Caption: Relating to transfer of title to a motor vehicle, procurement of a copy of a motor vehicle certificate of title, the collection and administration of the motor vehicle sales tax, and certain disclosures that must be made to the purchaser of a motor vehicle.
SB 1446 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain motor vehicle dealers and to the sale, titling, and registration of certain motor vehicles.
SB 1538 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the remediation of, and recovery of damages for, environmental harm to real property arising from oil and gas exploration and production activities.
SB 1550 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Withdrawn from intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the acquisition and sale of land and facilities by a municipality; authorizing the issuance of municipal bonds.
SB 1589 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Withdrawn from intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of energy and material recovery and of gas recovery.
SB 1591 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Withdrawn from intent calendar
Caption: Relating to audits to determine compliance with certain laws, rules, and regulations; providing penalties.
SB 1601 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to the creation, administration, powers, and duties of the Westchase Area Management District; granting the authority to issue bonds; authorizing a tax.
SB 1619 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission to enter property, remediate certain conditions related to hazardous substances, and recover costs associated with remediation, to the authority of commission contractors to enter property, and to the liability of certain contractors who sign a waste manifest.
SB 1634 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Harris-Galveston Coastal Subsidence District to require the discontinuance of groundwater use.
SB 1690 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation, administration, powers, and duties of the Upper Kirby Management District; granting the authority to issue bonds; authorizing a tax.
SCR 35 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Authorizing the State Preservation Board to erect on the Capitol grounds, a memorial honoring Texans who fought and died in the Korean War.
SCR 50 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Authorizing the legislature to intervene in the Ruiz prison case and other cases involving the state correctional system to employ legal counsel for that purpose.
SCR 70 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Civil Practices
Caption: Granting CIT Construction Incorporated of Texas permission to sue the State of Texas and The University of Texas System.
SCR 75 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the University of Houston-Clear Lake for two decades of superior service to the State of Texas.
SCR 87 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Memorializing the Congress of the United States to increase federal funding for research relating to chronic fatigue syndrome.
SCR 144 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Clear Lake High School basketball coach Bill Krueger for winning the most basketball games of any high school coach in the country.
SJR 32 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on Reg. Order of Business Calendar
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the amount of general obligation bonds authorized for veterans' housing assistance.
SJR 33 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Ratifying a proposed amendment to the Constitution of the United States providing for a federal balanced budget.
SR 73 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Judge Thad Wesley Davis of Freeport.
SR 74 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Parr on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.
SR 107 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Mary Helen Israel, upon her retirement, for her many years of service with Dow Chemical Company.
SR 300 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jack Sears Hardwick of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
SR 301 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Designating March 8, 1995, as Fort Bend County Day at the Capitol.
SR 336 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing JoAnn Griffin Forse of Brazosport on her retirement after 38 years of service as a pediatric nurse.
SR 346 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Alamo Defenders Descendants Association as it holds its first annual assembly in San Antonio.
SR 409 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the week of April 23 through 29, 1995, as National Crime Victims' Rights Week.
SR 457 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Jennifer Brown of Lake Jackson on the occasion of her 21st birthday.
SR 495 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Forest Smith who retired after 10 years of service as a municipal judge in Angleton.
SR 541 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 28, 1995, as Brazoria County Day at the Capitol.
SR 549 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Edward Lewis Wollam of Danbury.
SR 568 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring President Marcia Saunders and the Texas Federation of Republican Women delegation as they gather to participate in their 1995 Legislative Day.
SR 569 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring July 27, 1995, as Texas Association of Legal Secretaries Day.
SR 570 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Parker Elementary School band.
SR 618 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Mayor C.V. "Vic" Coppinger of Pearland.
SR 650 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Mrs. Betty Cox for her outstanding contributions to her community of Missouri City.
SR 671 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the J number emergency location system which is now ready for deployment.
SR 674 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Ruth Munson Smith of Angleton.
SR 738 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Congressman Tom DeLay of Sugar Land for his service as a member of the United States House of Representatives.
SR 795 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the City of Lake Jackson for preserving and developing the Abner Jackson Plantation Site.
SR 796 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Dora Garcia of Dallas on attending the School To Work Program.
SR 929 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Allen Clapp on their 50th wedding anniversary.
SR 933 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of William C. Pool of San Marcos.
SR 1041 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the life of statesman Thomas Jefferson Rusk and his contributions to the history and development of Texas.
SR 1075 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring May 15 through 19, 1995, as Texas Law Officers Week and commending the law officers of Texas for their outstanding service.
SR 1107 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Reverend Paul Schairer of Bellaire for his 35 years of service as a minister in the Lutheran church.
SR 1115 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the 100th anniversary of the Alief Post Office.
SR 1172 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Lake Jackson Police Department for its participation in the 1995 Texas Special Olympics Torch Run.
SR 1194 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Pearland Memorial Post 7109 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Ladies Auxiliary on their 25th anniversary.
SR 1290 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. 840.
73rd Regular Session
SB 12 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to access to personal information about jurors in a criminal trial.
SB 13 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the murder of an individual under six years of age as a capital offense.
SB 14 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act in regard to which the defendant is criminally responsible for the conduct of a person younger than 17 years of age.
SB 15 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Withdrawn from calendar on 3rd reading
Caption: Relating to the liability of a person who manufactures or delivers certain illegal substances for damages arising from the use of the substances.
SB 16 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to certain offenses committed on school premises or in drug-free zones; providing penalties.
SB 105 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of assault on employees of certain primary or secondary schools.
SB 106 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of drive-by shooting, the prosecution of a juvenile for that offense, and the seizure of contraband used in that offense.
SB 107 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment and sentencing of a defendant who uses a firearm during the commission of a felony or during immediate flight after the commission of the felony.
SB 108 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the murder of an individual who is 65 years of age or older as a capital offense.
SB 109 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to presentence and postsentence reports in certain criminal cases.
SB 110 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to peremptory challenge of a juror in a criminal case based on race.
SB 111 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the authority of a volunteer fire department to obtain from the Department of Public Safety and local law enforcement agencies the criminal conviction record of a volunteer fire department applicant.
SB 112 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the regulation of outdoor signs in certain areas of certain counties; providing a penalty.
SB 113 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
Caption: Relating to the review of the uniform general conditions of state building construction contracts.
SB 191 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the disposition of property involved in a criminal offense.
SB 192 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the person designated to dispose of abandoned or unclaimed property in a municipality.
SB 325 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of an offense involving certain sales of tickets to certain events; providing a penalty.
SB 326 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to certain persons convicted of offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
SB 327 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Advisory Committee.
SB 328 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Recommended for local & uncontested Calendar
Caption: Relating to witness fees, privileges, and appearances in court.
SB 374 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the Division of Communicative Disorders at The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston.
SB 433 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment of certain employees.
SB 437 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to retirement eligibility and benefits for certain members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
SB 438 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to a seller's duty to disclose the condition of real property to a purchaser.
SB 439 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the specification of venue for actions arising from certain major transactions.
SB 440 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
Caption: Relating to the Parks and Wildlife Department's enforcement powers, the seizure and disposal of certain aquatic life and wildlife, and the deposition of fines.
SB 441 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the issuance of tags for certain finfish species and to the purchase of aquatic products; providing penalties.
SB 526 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to changing the name of the Texas Space Commission to the Texas Aerospace Commission.
SB 567 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to enforcement by a disabled person of a law relating to parking by or for disabled persons.
SB 568 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the forfeiture of a bond in satisfaction of a fine and costs in a misdemeanor case punishable by fine only.
SB 569 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the managment and control of feral hogs.
SB 638 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to controlled substances and drug paraphernalia; providing penalties.
SB 651 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the arbitration of certain disputes.
SB 652 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the powers of the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority.
SB 789 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the adjudication and disposition of children for certain conduct that violates a penal law of the grade of felony.
SB 790 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Recommended for local & uncontested Calendar
Caption: Relating to certain technical and clarifying corrections to the Property Code.
SB 791 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Recommended for local & uncontested Calendar
Caption: Relating to a clarification of a commercial landlord's remedies for nonpayment of rent.
SB 792 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to contents and recording of abstracts of judgment.
SB 935 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the designation of certain medical examiner personnel as peace officers.
SB 936 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
Caption: Relating to the coordination of leave policies and worker's compensation for school employees injured by assault.
SB 937 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of manufacture, delivery, possession, or solicitation of the delivery of marihuana or a controlled substance while accompanied by a person who is younger than 18 years of age.
SB 938 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to separate property of a spouse.
SB 954 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to operation of court reporter proprietary schools and programs.
SB 980 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of the services of licensed physical therapists in health insurance coverage.
SB 1288 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the admissibility of evidence at the punishment stage of a criminal trial.
SB 1289 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the disposition of seized weapons.
SB 1311 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers of certain cooperative associations.
SB 1384 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Withdrawn from calendar
Caption: Relating to the powers of the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority.
SB 1414 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the admissibility of evidence in criminal cases.
SB 1499 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the right of a defendant who has pleaded guilty or nolo contendere to appeal the conviction and to the extension of time for filing a notice of appeal.
SB 1500 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the regulation of real estate brokers and property management.
SCR 53 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Posting rule suspended
Caption: Granting Herman B. Taylor Construction Company permission to sue the State of Texas and Texas Southern University.
SCR 70 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Posting rule suspended
Caption: Granting Thomas Laurence Stanley permission to sue the State of Texas and the Railroad Commission of Texas.
SJR 17 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the manner in which vacancies are filled on the governing bodies of certain municipalities.
SR 22 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing William Dojahn for his 32 years of loyal service on the faculty of Angleton High School.
SR 90 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Dean Morgan for his 45 years of loyal service with the Lake Jackson Public Works Department.
SR 131 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Houston Astros.
SR 138 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of John Stricklin Bridges, Jr.
SR 139 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of John Turner "Jack" Greenberg of Lake Jackson and Brazoria.
SR 144 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of James Ewell Slade of Lake Jackson.
SR 233 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating George Reading for his hard work and dedication in maintaining and improving the Morton and Meyer-Dyer cemeteries, in Fort Bend County, two of the oldest cemeteries in the state.
SR 234 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of M. M. "Bud" Brown of Alvin.
SR 235 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating John Hammett of Fort Bend County on his recent retirement as a county purchasing agent.
SR 236 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of James S. Nabors of Brazosport.
SR 237 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating George Cruz for his 44 years of loyal service with James Coney Island in Houston.
SR 323 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Jane Hill, who received the 1993 Distinguished Teaching Award at the elementary level presented by the National Science Teachers Association.
SR 324 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Elisabet Ney Elementary School of Lake Jackson on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
SR 325 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the members of the Texas Federation of Republican Women and commending their contributions to the political process in Texas.
SR 355 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Lake Jackson Volunteer Fire Department on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
SR 376 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring Wednesday, March 10, 1993, as Fort Bend County Day.
SR 377 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing April 14, 1993, as Texas Federation of Republican Women's Day at the Capitol.
SR 399 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Virgil Claude McGinnes of Alvin, Houston, and Friendswood.
SR 400 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Iris M. Carl who is retiring after 28 years of service as an educator in the Houston Independent School District.
SR 405 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Phil Neighbors for his work as Executive Vice-President of the Kerrville Chamber of Commerce as he joins the San Marcos Chamber of Commerce.
SR 406 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Yreva Sue Sims Allen on her retirement from the Brazosport Independent School District after 33 years of service.
SR 407 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jack Dempsey Rainey of Weslaco.
SR 474 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Designating March 23, 1993, as Brazoria County Day.
SR 506 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Barbara Tidwell for receiving the Medal of Honor Award from the Southwest Texas State University Alumni.
SR 538 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Linnie D. Hudgins of Angleton for her leadership as a volunteer and her countless hours of hard work.
SR 580 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Lake Jackson on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
SR 592 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Emma G. McMillan of Angleton.
SR 613 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the students, staff, and parents from Bess Brannen Elementary School in Lake Jackson on the occasion of "Bess Brannen Proud Day".
SR 768 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Annie Pearl Baird of Houston.
SR 769 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Don Leroy Ottinger of Lake Jackson.
SR 770 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Patty Freemen of West Columbia.
SR 776 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Imperial Sugar Company on the occasion of its 150th anniversary.
SR 786 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Lias Bubba Steen on his birthday.
SR 888 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Oma Bell Perry on her 80th birthday.
SR 927 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Stanley P. Smock of Lake Jackson.
SR 928 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Captain Mike Gee, Angleton's first black police officer, who is retiring after 26 years of service with the Angleton Police Department.
SR 929 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of former mayor and fire chief Lee Harrison Price of Clute.
SR 944 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Mary Morris-Mazoch of Brazoria County, who was named the State of Texas Crime Stopper of the Year at the fifth annual Texas Crime Stoppers conference.
SR 945 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Dr. Joseph A. Jachimczyk for his service as Chief Medical Examiner of Harris County for over 35 years.
SR 946 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the contributions that Carolyn Tarver of Fort Bend County has made to her community.
SR 1007 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Colonel Terry Oliver Bliquez, who is retiring from the United States Air Force after a career spanning 26 years.
SR 1010 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the retirement of Alma Jean Haynes after 45 years of service to the Brazosport Independent School District.
SR 1031 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Virginia Martin Yaklin on the occasion of her retirement from 29 years of teaching at Lake Jackson Intermediate School.
SR 1037 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sister Mary Walter Gutowski of Rosenbert.
SR 1038 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Harris County Clerk Anita Rodeheaver of Houston.
SR 1072 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Julia Marie Lightner Johnson on her 60th birthday.
SR 1173 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Ruth Robertson, who received the Society of Woman Geographer's Outstanding Achievement Award in California.
SR 1195 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Mark Senterfitt for his outstanding freshman year with The University of Texas baseball team.
SR 1196 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Chad Blessing for his outstanding freshman year with The University of Texas baseball team.
72nd Regular Session
SB 6 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Tabled in committee
Caption: Relating to drug-free zones and to the imposition of penalties for the delivery, manufacture, or possession with the intent to deliver or manufacture a controlled substance in drug-free zones.
SB 7 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the right of a victim of a criminal offense to be present during certain criminal proceedings concerning the offense.
SB 8 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Tabled in committee
Caption: Relating to increasing the fine for certain Class C misdemeanors and to the jurisdiction of county, justice, and municipal courts.
SB 9 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for parole for persons convicted of sexual assault involving a child or of injury to a child, elderly individual, or invalid individual.
SB 10 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the murder of an individual under six years of age as a capital offense.
SB 11 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
Caption: Relating to the summary forfeiture, disposition, and destruction of controlled substance property, controlled substance plants, simulated controlled substances, volatile chemicals, inhalant paraphernalia, abusable glues, and aerosol paints and to creating an offense of diversion of a controlled subtance property or plant; providing criminal penalties.
SB 12 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the taking of blood specimens of driving-while-intoxicated suspects upon the request or order of a peace officer.
SB 13 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to special subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of an offense involving certain sales of tickets to events; providing a penalty.
SB 21 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the establishment by the Texas Board of Criminal Justice of standards for population and capacity of the institutional division, to the award of administrative good conduct time and advancement of parole eligibility dates in an emergency overcrowding situation, to the acceptance by the institutional division of inmates from certain counties on a priority basis, and to the establishment of parole guidelines used in the determination of parole eligibility.
SB 22 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to s/c on Property Tax by Chair
Caption: Relating to exempting from ad valorem taxation certain property of organizations of members or veterans of the armed forces.
SB 34 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the name of a portion of Highway 288.
SB 95 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the safe operation on highways of certain vehicles; providing a penalty.
SB 174 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Record vote
Caption: Relating to the admissibility of evidence in criminal cases.
SB 175 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to certain persons convicted of offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
SB 176 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment and sentencing of a defendant who uses a firearm during the commission of a felony or during immediate flight after the commission of the felony.
SB 177 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
Caption: Relating to the collection and preservation of evidence of a sexual assault or other sex offense.
SB 178 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of a volunteer fire department to obtain from the Department of Public Safety and local law enforcement agencies the criminal conviction record of a volunteer fire fighter.
SB 180 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the Texas peace officers' memorial and to memorial ceremonies within the Capitol Complex.
SB 184 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the denial, suspension, or revocation of a license or permit for the retail sale of alcoholic beverages.
SB 199 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Record vote
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act in regard to which the defendant is criminally responsible for the conduct of a person younger than 17 years of age.
SB 200 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the liability of a person who manufactures or delivers certain illegal substances for damages arising from the use of the substances.
SB 263 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to special subcommittee
Caption: Relating to vehicular pursuits by law enforcement officials.
SB 271 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to powers of the Angleton-Danbury Hospital District.
SB 299 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of a commissioners court to establish direct electronic access to certain county and district court records.
SB 314 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the penalty groups of and prescriptions for controlled substances, offenses, and civil penalties under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
SB 353 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the offenses of aggravated assault and deadly assault on a municipal officer or employee who is authorized to issue citations or serve process.
SB 639 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the penalty for odometer resetting.
SB 1019 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to local revision of the civil service law for police officers in certain municipalities.
SB 1021 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to submission of evidence of financial responsibility on registration of a motor vehicle; providing a criminal penalty.
SB 1022 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to reports required to be filed by certain candidates under Title 15, Election Code, and to penalties for failure to report political contributions or expenditures.
SB 1023 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the inspection of fire protection sprinkler systems in public and private buildings.
SB 1024 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the transfer of service credit between the Employees Retirement System of Texas and the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
SB 1025 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the operation on highways of certain farm vehicles transporting hazardous materials.
SB 1026 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Relating to pools and spas owned or controlled by apartment owners and property owners associations; providing a civil penalty.
SB 1027 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to a seller's duty to disclose the condition of real property to a purchaser.
SB 1088 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a coin-operated or coin collection machine.
SB 1304 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Relating to the disposition by certain municipalities of fines collected for certain traffic law violations.
SB 1448 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Relating to exemptions from the practice of physical therapy.
SB 1521 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specially designed license plates for the Texas Space Commission.
SB 1562 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the regulation of outdoor signs in certain areas of certain counties; providing a penalty.
SB 1598 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for a person whose sentence is commuted to life by the court of criminal appeals.
SCR 6 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Inviting William K. Reilly to address the 72nd Legislature on Tuesday, February 19, 1991.
SCR 83 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Administration
Caption: Requesting the lieutenant governor and the speaker of the house of representatives to create a joint interim committee to review the Code of Criminal Procedure.
SCR 122 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Declaring the week of May 12-18, 1991, as Texas Law Officers Week and also designating May 13 as Law Officers Memorial Day.
SJR 23 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: 1st Printing printed and distributed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the manner in which vacancies are filled on the governing bodies of certain municipalities.
SR 17 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Professor Robert Wegmann of Houston.
SR 36 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Harold Lockwood Forest, Sr., on their 50th wedding anniversary.
SR 49 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Extending warm wishes to Edward Eugene Dudley III for a complete restoration to health and a return to his studies and activities at Westlake High School.
SR 86 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Mary Gayle Brindley for being the first woman elected president of the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce.
SR 153 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Charles Clyde Underwood of Lake Jackson.
SR 160 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Expressing genuine pride in and great admiration for Frank Ratka whose extraordinary act of courage saved the lives of two men.
SR 161 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Harold Bell Wood of Devine of their 60th wedding anniversary.
SR 162 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Buster's Club, a longtime institution of Brazoria.
SR 199 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Orville Flickinger on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.
SR 202 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to Betty Cooke on the momentous occasion of her retirement after more than 20 years of distinguished service as Johnson County District Clerk.
SR 320 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring March 12, 1991, Brazoria County Day.
SR 329 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Douglas L. Bradt of Clear Lake.
SR 330 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Maxine Bagley for her many years of exemplary service to the people of Lake Jackson.
SR 417 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Chris Adler of Corpus Christi on being named recipient of a National Brotherhood and Humanitarian Award sponsored by The National Conference of Christians and Jews.
SR 429 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Alma Boyle of Seabrook on the occasion of her 100th birthday.
SR 502 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to Dr. Grant Morrison on the occasion of his retirement after 36 years in the field of education.
SR 528 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring Tuesday, April 16, 1991, as Fort Bend County Day.
SR 559 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Captain Manley Lanier "Sonny" Carter, Jr.
SR 625 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Texas Federation of Republican Women and welcoming them to the Capitol for their Legislative Day, May 2, 1991.
SR 659 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Mrs. Helen McCarley Hood of Lake Jackson on the occasion of her 100th birthday.
SR 660 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Brazoswood High School girls basketball team, the Lady Bucs, for its splendid 1990-1991 season.
SR 756 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Jay Brown for his outstanding accomplishments.
SR 757 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring esteemed educator Edwin Glen Brown, Jr., who is retiring after 24 years of distinguished service with the Brazosport Independent School District.
SR 840 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Susan Hopkins on the joyful occasion of her 50th birthday, May 23, 1991.
SR 852 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Jennifer Brown of Brazoswood for her exceptional accomplishments as a member of the Brazoswood High School girls basketball team.
SR 853 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Paula Walker for her selection as the Brazosport Independent School District Teacher of the Year.
SR 860 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Brazoswood Buccaneers Baseball Team on their outstanding achievements throughout the 1991 season.
72nd 1st Called Session
SB 68 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the murder of an individual under six years of age as a capital offense.
SB 69 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Fort Bend County.
SR 12 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of longtime Angleton Mayor Bernard G. Peck.
SR 15 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Designating the week of July 15-21, 1991, as Texas Space Week.
SR 34 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Clear Creek Wildcats baseball team on their recent state championship.
SR 49 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Margie "Peggy" Oliver Block of Fulton.
SR 95 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to esteemed University of Houston-Clear Lake President Thomas Stauffer.
SR 216 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating senior security manager Ernie Pyles on the occasion of his retirement after 45 years of devoted service with Dow Texas Operations.
SR 278 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Saluting the Special Olympics and applauding the many dedicated individuals who work on behalf of the exceptional citizens of our state.
72nd 2nd Called Session
SR 107 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Susan Elizabeth Woelfel and Anthony Joseph Moskal on the joyful occasion of their marriage, August 17, 1991.
SR 108 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing John William "Jack" Turcotte for his 39 years of loyal service as Treasurer of Kenedy County.
72nd 3rd Called Session
SR 5 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Philip Koonce on the occasion of their 40th wedding anniversary.
72nd 4th Called Session
SCR 2 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Establishing the Stephen F. Austin Bicentennial Commission.
SCR 3 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Establishing the Stephen F. Austin Bicentennial Commission.
71st Regular Session
SB 5 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment and maintenance of artifical reefs; establishing an artificial reef plan and fund; making an appropriation.
SB 54 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective upon adoption of con. amdt.
Caption: Relating to the reenactment of the law relating to jury instructions on good conduct time and parole.
SB 55 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to the admissibility in a criminal proceeding of an oral or sign language statement made by the accused as a result of custodial interrogation.
SB 56 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Returned to committee
Caption: Relating to the murder of an individual under six years of age.
SB 57 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
Caption: Relating to the definitions of "antique firearm" and "firearm" for the purposes of weapons offenses.
SB 88 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/90
Caption: Relating to business entities that are exempt from taxation in an emergency services district.
SB 89 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
Caption: 5elating to the child support service fee in Brazoria, Fort Bend, Matagorda, and Wharton counties.
SB 148 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Special Subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for parole of persons convicted of indecency with a child involving sexual contact.
SB 149 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to requiring a person convicted of an offense to repay a reward paid in connection with the offense by a local crime prevention program.
SB 150 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to temporary furloughs for inmates of the Texas Department of Corrections.
SB 184 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to creation of an offense involving certain sales of tickets to events; providing a penalty.
SB 185 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left as pending business in s/c
Caption: Relating to the definition of "intoxication" in workers' compensation cases.
SB 187 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to payment of benefits by a public retirement system pursuant to a qualified domestic relations order, to the requirement of spousal consent for the selection of certain retirement options, and to .....
SB 188 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to the establishment of guidelines for possession of a child by a parent named as a possessory conservator and for the payment of child support and to joint managing conservatorship.
SB 375 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to the testing of inmates of the Texas Department of Corrections for AIDS and HIV infection.
SB 376 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to the availability of release on personal bond for certain defendants.
SB 377 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment of murder of emergency medical services personnel as a capital offense.
SB 380 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the authority of a commissioners court to establish direct electronic access to certain county and district court records.
SB 381 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the sale of mixtures of gasoline and alcohol; providing penalties.
SB 382 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the maintenance and disposition of certain county records.
SB 384 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the appellate judicial system in the First, Fifth, and Fourteenth Court of Appeals Districts.
SB 385 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to initial appointments to the windstorm and hail insurance advisory committee.
SB 421 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of sex-selection abortions; providing a penalty.
SB 550 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: House passage as amended reported
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of dentistry.
SB 578 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to a seller's duty to disclose the condition of real property to a purchaser.
SB 639 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to procedures in the municipal courts of record of Houston.
SB 644 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
Caption: Relating to the offense of possession or use of insignia or objects used by law enforcement agencies of certain cities or of similar insignia or objects; providing for injunctive relief and a penalty.
SB 645 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the period in which a person must bring suit for certain damages against certain surveyors.
SB 673 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
Caption: Relating to the quasi-judicial enforcement of certain ordinances by home-rule municipalities.
SB 728 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Amending Article 8307c, Section 2 to define reasonable damages as regards municipalities to exclude punitive and/or exemplary damages.
SB 729 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left as pending business in s/c
Caption: Allowing for an employee's worker compensation benefit check to be mailed directly to a municipality that provides salary continuation benefits and allowing municipalities that provide salary continuation benefits to...
SB 773 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to certain emblems displayed on a security officer's uniform; providing a criminal penalty.
SB 810 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the right of a victim of a criminal offense to be present during certain criminal proceedings concerning the offense.
SB 811 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to prohibiting municipalities from imposing an income tax.
SB 812 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to the taking of blood specimens of driving-while-intoxicated suspects upon the request or order of a peace officer.
SB 813 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to increasing the fine for certain Class C misdemeanors and to the jurisdiction of county, justice, and municipal courts.
SB 814 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to restitution for bad checks.
SB 892 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a committee for the purpose of funding, designing, and constructing a memorial for peace officers on the grounds of the State Capitol.
SB 1010 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to the regulation of cemeteries and perpetual care trust funds.
SB 1033 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to abolishing the office of criminal district attorney of Fort Bend County, creating the office of district attorney for the 268th Judicial District, and creating the office of county attorney of Fort....
SB 1121 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to the investment of county funds.
SB 1122 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to the continuing education requirements for a county treasurer.
SB 1123 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Gulf Coast Environmental Research Consortium.
SB 1124 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the manufacture, distribution, conversion and sale of certain motor vehicles.
SB 1125 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the validity of certain settlement agreements.
SB 1126 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to comparative responsibility and limitation of liability in certain civil cases.
SB 1127 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to venue of foreign corporations.
SB 1128 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to a notice of appraised value.
SB 1129 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the civil and criminal liability of a blood bank.
SB 1130 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the necessity that certain documents be notarized.
SB 1131 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the establishment and operation of community-based facilities by the Board of Pardons and Paroles for the housing and supervision of technical violators of parole or mandatory . . . . .
SB 1132 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Special Subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain felons for court-ordered probation and release on parole or mandatory supervision.
SB 1133 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the use of certain funds dedicated to the compensation of crime victims.
SB 1134 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to the admissibility of evidence in criminal cases.
SB 1138 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the date on which the attendance of students may begin for the first semester of the regular public school term.
SB 1288 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to the exclusion of a tenant.
SB 1289 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to forcible entry and detainer.
SB 1290 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to the interruption of utilities connected to leased premises and the removal of property and exclusion of a tenant from leased premises.
SB 1453 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the operation of all-terrain vehicles owned or operated by this state, a county, or a municipality.
SB 1454 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left as pending business in comm.
Caption: Relating to the Public Utility Regulatory Act and access to the transmission system by electric utilities and cooperatives and the authority of the PUC to adopt and enforce rules.
SB 1455 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left as pending business in comm.
Caption: Relating to standards and procedures for review of audits of water districts.
SB 1456 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to the redemption of real property sold at a property tax sale.
SB 1457 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Special Subcommittee
Caption: Relating to providing a preliminary ad valorem tax appraisal roll to a taxing unit.
SB 1458 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Special Subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the waiver of certain special appraisals of property for property taxation.
SB 1459 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the designation of a Planned Unit Development District within the extraterritorial jurisdiction of a municipality and agreements between the municipality and the Planned Unit Development District.
SB 1460 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to water quality and water pollution control by cities.
SB 1461 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of the Parks and Wildlife Department to protect endangered species of the state.
SB 1494 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to school bus purchases by school districts.
SB 1502 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to regulation of hazardous substances and solid waste.
SB 1513 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Special Subcommittee
Caption: Relating to including a solid waste management and resource conservation program as an essential element of the curriculum of public schools and to the Central Education Agency's distribution of related educational...
SB 1559 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to the use of deadly force in defense of a person within a dwelling.
SB 1560 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Special Subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the admissibility of evidence in a case regarding sexual assault of a child.
SB 1606 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to amending Section 143.119(g) of the municipal civil service act modifying the six-month rule on indefinite suspensions where the act complained of would also constitute a felony.
SB 1655 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to exempting from ad valorem taxation certain property of organizations of veterans of the armed forces.
SB 1688 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Science & Technology
Caption: Relating to creation and operation of the space industry and education fund.
SB 1713 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
Caption: Relating to the use of certain municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue for manned space flight tourism facilities.
SB 1754 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Tagged in committee
Caption: Amending Section 143.057(f) of the municipal civil service act to require the preponderance of the evidence as a standard of proof.
SB 1787 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Amending the municipal civil service act to provide for the establishment of promotional requirements in a municipality of 1.5 million or more.
SB 1788 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the liability of persons for the evacuation of others from a disaster area.
SB 1789 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to reestablishment of service credit in the Employees Retirement System of Texas.
SB 1790 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to continuing education requirements for peace officers and to exempting certain honorably retired officers of the Department of Public Safety from those requirements.
SB 1832 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the creation of an offense of participating in a diabolic cult act; providing a penalty.
SB 1847 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to structures required to be inspected for the purposes of obtaining windstorm and hail insurance from the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association.
SCR 11 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Inviting President George Bush to address a joint session.
SCR 18 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Inviting the Supreme Court to work with the legislature to develop child visitation guidelines.
SCR 23 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Calling for a study of a state telecommunications satellite.
SCR 36 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
Caption: Granting the Brazos River Harbor Navigation District permission to sue the state, the School Land Board, and the General Land Office.
SCR 38 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Granting Engineering Directions Personnel Services, Inc., permission to sue the State of Texas and The Univeristy of Texas System.
SCR 71 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Requesting the Congress of the United States to grant the National Aeronautics and Space Administration funds for Space Station Freedom.
SCR 96 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Declaring the week of May 14-21, 1989, as Texas Law Officers Week and May 18 as Law Officers Memorial Day.
SCR 180 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed w/o the Governor's signature
Caption: Resolving to suspend rules to allow conferees to go outside either house's version of SB55 and to suspend printing and notice rules for CCR.
SJR 4 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing jury instructions on good time and eligibility for parole and mandatory supervision.
SJR 20 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation certain property of nonprofit veterans organizations.
SJR 32 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of crime victims to be informed of, to be present at, and to be heard at certain criminal proceedings.
SJR 45 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for equal educational opportunity and authorizing the legislature to determine the methods by which school districts are formed, school district taxes are...
SJR 66 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Record vote
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to modify the provisions for the redemption of real property sold at a tax sale.
SJR 68 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of the state and the defendant in a criminal case.
SJR 69 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit a municipality from imposing an income tax.
SJR 71 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the election of a district attorney in Fort Bend County.
SR 8 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Extending congratulations to the First Baptist Church of Houston.
SR 95 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Kirby Krause for his loyalty to the Knights of Columbus.
SR 125 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Mrs. Emily Gensler on her 100th birthday.
SR 155 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Honoring Chris A. Christian.
SR 162 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Extending congratulations to Armando Garcia for his outstanding accomplishments.
SR 164 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Ruth Munson Smith for her comitment to the historical preservation of Brazoria County.
SR 182 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Recognizing the 100th anniversary of the Brazos River Harbor Jetties and commending the Village of Surfside Beach on the dedication of its historical park.
SR 228 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: In memory of former District Attorney Samuel James Lee of Angleton.
SR 299 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Designating March 28, 1989, as Brazoria County Day.
SR 300 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Designating March 29, 1989, as Fort Bend County Day.
SR 301 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Designating April 12, 1989, as Texas Space Day.
SR 338 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating the coaches and players of the Clear Lake High School Falcons on their State Class 5A basketball championship.
SR 424 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Commending Walter Erickson for his commitment to living life to the fullest.
SR 554 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Miss Merry "Bumpy" Brown for her many years of dedicated professional service to the students and teachers of Texas.
SR 587 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Welcoming all former Senators and Lieutenant Governors to the Senate.
SR 592 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Stephen P. Payne on his 25th birthday.
SR 660 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: In memory of J. E. "Bubba" Walden Haynes of Mercedes.
SR 729 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Expressing gratitude to James Slade for his invaluable contributions to Brazosport High School.
SR 744 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating the Knights of Columbus in Texas on the past successes of their annual Texas State Slow Pitch Softball Tournament.
SR 745 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Directing the Criminal Justice Committee to conduct an interim study on diabolic cult activities.
SR 776 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Commending the Southwest Texas State University Strutters for their dedication and pursuit of excellence and declaring December 2, 1989, as Southwest Texas State University Strutters Day in Texas.
SR 777 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Commending Mrs. Gladyne Slade for her superb contributions to the educational system of Texas and extending best wishes to her for a rich and rewarding retirement.
SR 778 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Directing the State Board of Education to develop a waste management and resource conservation education program.
71st 1st Called Session
SB 12 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Record vote
Caption: Relating to the offense of and penalty for murder of an individual 14 years of age or younger.
SB 81 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Amending section 22.201 of the Texas Government Code relating to authorization of county commissioners within certain counties within a population bracket to establish and finance systems to assist the . . .
SB 95 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the transfer of assets and a cause of action and liability for a fraudulent transfer.
SB 101 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to water supply, flood control, sewer service corporations and their rights, duties and powers, and amending Article 1434a, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes, and containing other provisions relative to the subject.
SB 106 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the issuance of an operator's license to persons convicted of a misdemeanor offense under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
SR 17 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating David L. Engibous on the conclusion of a successful career in which he served as a key leader in a major company in one of the leading industries of our state.
SR 71 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: In memory of Captain Mark Hicks of Brazosport.
SR 110 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating the delegates to the International Young Astronauts Conference.
71st 2nd Called Session
SB 3 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the offense of and penalty for murder of an individual six years of age or younger.
SB 6 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the issuance of an operator's license to persons convicted of a misdemeanor offense under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
SB 52 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to exempting from ad valorem taxation certain property of organizations of veterans of the armed forces.
SB 53 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the annexation of land to and the exclusion of land from the Brazosport Water Authority.
SR 4 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating the First Baptist Church of Houston on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of its Christmas Pageant.
SR 57 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Nolan Ryan on his splendid, unequalled strikeout record.
SR 87 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Commending the leadership evinced by Winfree L. Brown in her efforts on behalf of the Republican Party for 25 years.
SR 88 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Extending thanks to Ruth Fox for her service and dedication to her role as president of the Texas Federation of Republican Women.
SR 100 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Extending appreciation to Dr. J. Alan Stewart and wishing for him many rewarding years of retirement.
SR 114 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Marta Greytok on her selection as 1989 Bay Area Woman of the Year by the Bay Area Bank and Trust Women's Advisory Board.
SR 115 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: In memory of the 14 young women who were slain at the University of Montreal.
SR 123 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: In memory of Fort Bend County Sheriff Gus George.
SR 124 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: In memory of Dora Elizabeth Stovall of Lake Jackson.
71st 3rd Called Session
SB 7 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the murder of an individual under six years of age.
SB 12 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to certain persons convicted of misdemeanor offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
SB 26 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to the annexation of land to and the exclusion of land from the Brazosport Water Authority.
SB 38 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to representation of the state by the attorney general.
SB 39 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the amount of a civil penalty that may be assessed by the Texas Water Commission against a person for violating the Solid Waste Disposal Act (Chapter 361, Health and Safety Code).
SB 59 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to drug-free zones and to the imposition of penalties for the delivery, manufacture, or possession with the intent to deliver or manufacture a controlled substance in drug-free zones.
SB 70 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the summary forfeiture of controlled substances, raw materials, and drug paraphernalia.
SCR 4 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Directing the Texas Water Commission to explore the efficacy of entering into a compact with certain states regarding various aspects of hazardous waste treatment and storage.
SJR 5 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to a person charged with sexual assault.
SJR 6 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to certain persons charged with sexual assault or aggravated sexual assault.
SR 7 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Gertrude Busch Oelfke of Houston on her 87th birthday.
SR 62 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: In memory of Senior Captain William D. "Bill" Wilson.
SR 63 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Joe Besse of Austin on their 50th wedding anniversary.
SR 67 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Johnnie Redden for his contributions to the Brazosport Independent School District.
SR 78 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Angie Clark of Danbury for winning the Danbury Optimist Club essay contest.
71st 4th Called Session
SB 13 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the murder of an individual under six years of age.
SB 14 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to drug-free zones and to the imposition of penalties for the delivery, manufacture, or possession with the intent to deliver or manufacture a controlled substance in drug-free zones.
SB 15 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the summary forfeiture of controlled substances, raw materials, and drug paraphernalia.
SB 16 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to representation of the state by the attorney general.
SB 17 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to certain persons convicted of misdemeanor offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
SB 18 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the annexation of land to and the exclusion of land from the Brazosport Water Authority.
SB 19 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the amount of a civil penalty that may be assessed by the Texas Water Commission against a person for violating the Solid Waste Disposal Act (Chapter 361, Health and Safety Code).
SB 62 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the powers of the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority.
SB 77 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to exempting from ad valorem taxation certain property of organizations of members or veterans of the armed forces.
SCR 1 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Affairs
Caption: Directing the Texas Water Commission to explore entering into an interstate compact regarding hazardous waste treatment and storage.
SJR 3 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to a person charged with sexual assault.
SJR 4 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to certain persons charged with sexual assault or aggravated sexual assault.
SR 29 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating the Young Conservatives of Texas on the occasion of their 10th anniversary.
SR 50 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Declaring April 24, 1990, as The General Federation of Women's Clubs Centennial Celebration Day in Texas.
SR 51 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Commending the members of the agencies in Jefferson County who care about victims and have joined together to assist victims of crimes in their county.
SR 59 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Recognizing the Houston Lighting and Power Company for its unique and important contribution to our environment through research.
SR 63 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Bill Dequeant on their 60th wedding anniversary.
SR 64 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Extending congratulations to Alvin High School Band for a job well done.
SR 93 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Mrs. Helen Olive Henry Greer for her many years of devoted service to the schoolchildren of the Brazosport School District.
SR 94 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Virginia Tolbirt for 37 years of devoted service to the schoolchildren of the Brazosport Independent School District.
SR 95 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Nicolasa Mireles for her many years of devoted service to the schoolchildren of the Brazosport Independent School District.
SR 96 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Mrs. Doris Hemphill of Lake Jackson for her many years of devoted service to the schoolchildren of the Brazosport Independent School District.
SR 97 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Mrs. Esther Swenson of Lake Jackson for her many years of devoted service to the schoolchildren of the Brazosport Independent School District.
SR 98 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Robert Couch of Lake Jackson for his many years of devoted service to the schoolchildren of the Brazosport Independent School District.
SR 113 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Commending William F. "Bill" Anderson, Executive Director of the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission, for his years of devoted service to the citizens of Travis County.
71st 5th Called Session
SB 13 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to drug-free zones and to the imposition of penalties for the delivery, manufacture, or possession with the intent to deliver or manufacture a controlled substance in drug-free zones.
SB 14 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the murder of an individual under six years of age.
SB 15 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to certain persons convicted of misdemeanor offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
SB 16 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the summary forfeiture of controlled substances, raw materials, and drug paraphernalia.
SB 17 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Affairs
Caption: Relating to the powers of the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority.
SB 18 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to the annexation of land to and the exclusion of land from the Brazosport Water Authority.
SB 19 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to representation of the state by the attorney general.
SB 20 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Affairs
Caption: Relating to the amount of a civil penalty that may be assessed by the Texas Water Commission against a person for violating the Solid Waste Disposal Act (Chapter 361, Health and Safety Code).
SB 33 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to exempting from ad valorem taxation certain property of organizations of members or veterans of the armed forces.
SB 60 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the establishment, enforcement, and collection of child support and to the establishment of paternity.
SB 61 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to the safe operation on highways of certain vehicles; providing penalties.
SCR 1 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Affairs
Caption: Directing the Texas Water Commission and the 1990 Joint Task Force on Waste Management Policy to explore the efficacy of a compact with other states for the purpose of hazardous waste storage.
SR 31 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Recognizing the many years of dedicated public service given to his community and state by Jesse L. Hibbetts, Jr.
SR 39 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Commending Esther Margie Biggers for her superb contributions to the educational system of Texas and extending best wishes to her for a rich and rewarding retirement.
SR 55 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Commending First Lady Barbara Bush.
SR 82 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Commending James C. Caperton for his dedicated efforts in the field of education.
SR 91 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Brian Odom on the recognition he received at the 41st International Science and Engineering Fair.
SR 92 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Don Jefferies on being selected Most Outstanding High School Principal in District IV by the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals.
SR 93 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Congratulating Kelly Kramer on the recognition she received at the 41st International Science and Engineering Fair.
SR 96 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Extending congratulations to Chris Long for his impressive showing in the feature writing competition of the University Interscholastic League state academic competition.
SR 97 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Clear Brook Wolverine Band for winning the coveted American Music Classics Superior Award for an outstanding performance at the Bluebonnet Classic music festival in San Antonio.
71st 6th Called Session
SB 29 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to drug-free zones and to the imposition of penalties for the delivery, manufacture, or possession with the intent to deliver or manufacture a controlled substance in drug-free zones.
SB 30 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to the murder of an individual under six years of age.
SB 31 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Posting rule suspended
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to certain persons convicted of misdemeanor offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
SB 32 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Posting rule suspended
Caption: Relating to the summary forfeiture of controlled substances, raw materials, and drug paraphernalia.
SB 33 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the establishment, enforcement, and collection of child support and to the establishment of paternity.
SB 34 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers of the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority.
SB 35 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the annexation of land to and the exclusion of land from the Brazosport Water Authority.
SB 36 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to representation of the state by the attorney general.
SB 37 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to the amount of a civil penalty that may be assessed by the Texas Water Commission against a person for violating the Solid Waste Disposal Act (Chapter 361, Health and Safety Code).
SB 38 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to exempting from ad valorem taxation certain property of organizations of members or veterans of the armed forces.
SB 58 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to submission of evidence of financial responsibility on registration of a motor vehicle; providing a criminal penalty.
SCR 1 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Directing the Texas Water Commission in conjunction with the 1990 Joint Task Force on Waste Management Policy to define "adequate capacity."
SR 2 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Read & adopted
Caption: Joining the Angleton Independent School District in expressing sincere gratitude to Georgia Powell for her exceptional contributions to the district.
70th Regular Session
SB 1 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
Caption: Relating to the admissibility of evidence seized pursuant to a governmental action.
SB 2 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring hospital administrators or their designees to request certain persons to consent to anatomical gifts.
SB 3 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the repeal of provisions designed to reduce the prison population of the Texas Department of Corrections by awarding administrative good conduct time to inmates.
SB 4 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the reasons for which temporary furloughs from the Texas Department of Corrections may be granted.
SB 5 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
Caption: Relating to an assessment of damages against inmates of the Texas Department of Corrections for destruction of property belonging to the department.
SB 6 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Special Subcommittee
Caption: Relating to sentencing alternatives for persons charged with or convicted of indecency with a child involving sexual contact.
SB 8 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/amendments
Caption: Relating to the definition of "intoxication" in workers' compensation cases.
SB 9 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to a limit on the number of persons employed by a state agency.
SB 13 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to exemptions from fishing licenses.
SB 14 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on table in committee
Caption: Relating to remanding a case for a new trial limited to the issue of punishment in the case.
SB 15 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Special Subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the waiver of a jury trial for a person charged with a capital offense and to the punishment, sentencing, and availability of parole or mandatory supervision for a person convicted of a capital offense.
SB 18 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to requiring a person convicted of an offense to repay a reward paid in connection with the offense by a local crime prevention program.
SB 19 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the time limitations applicable to the prosecution of a criminal case.
SB 176 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
Caption: Relating to the age at which a public school student may enroll in a driver education and traffic safety course.
SB 211 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Motion withdrawn
Caption: Relating to the designation and authority of investigators employed by the State Board of Dental Examiners.
SB 366 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to parental consent for the marriage of certain minors.
SB 464 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
Caption: Relating to the regulation of health spas.
SB 487 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the age at which a child may be prosecuted for certain criminal conduct.
SB 516 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to tax credits for the sale or use of mixtures of gasoline and alcohol.
SB 517 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Tagged in committee
Caption: Relating to the sale of certain mixtures of gasoline and alcohol; providing penalties.
SB 544 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on table in committee
Caption: Relating to the offense of tampering with identification numbers.
SB 546 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to emergency disclosure of the identity of a birth parent.
SB 547 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the establishment of cemeteries within or near cities.
SB 561 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the administration and operation of the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority.
SB 593 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to the refusal, cancellation, or suspension of an alcoholic beverage permit or license for lack of adequate off-street parking.
SB 644 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Testimony received in committee
Caption: Relating to the imposition of a special cost on conviction of the offense of driving while intoxicated or involuntary manslaughter involving the use of a motor vehicle and to the establishment of breath alcohol testing programs.
SB 645 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Testimony received in committee
Caption: Relating to the reliability of an instrument designed to take or analyze breath specimens and the validity of the results of an analysis.
SB 646 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the exemption from certain administrative procedures in the Administrative Procedure and Texas Register Act of contested cases of breath analysis certification suspension, revocation, or termination.
SB 667 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of an offense involving certain sales of tickets to events; providing a penalty.
SB 677 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to an exception for institutions of higher education from the requirements relating to payment of the general prevailing rate of per diem wages for public works contracts.
SB 680 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the manner in which jail inmates earn good conduct time.
SB 706 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to false information on an application or other document required to be completed before donating blood; providing a penalty.
SB 900 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to an explanation of the importance of the victim impact statement to a crime victim and certain other persons.
SB 901 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the updating of the victim impact statement form.
SB 902 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to an explanation to a crime victim and certain other person of the parole process and the ability to participate in the parole process.
SB 903 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to information provided to crime victims and certain other persons about compensation for certain costs.
SB 904 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the acknowledgment by a crime victim of his receipt of required information for victims.
SB 905 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to providing a crime victim with information on the criminal justice system.
SB 906 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to an explanation of rights afforded victims of crime and certain other persons.
SB 909 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Harris-Galveston Coastal Subsidence District to require certain cities to convert to surface water use.
SB 910 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the period for payment on a health spa contract.
SB 996 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a job training and work experience program for persons receiving financial assistance under the Aid to Families with Dependent Children program.
SB 1180 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the offense of intentionally altering or obscuring license plates.
SB 1181 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the circumstances under which a plat for a residential area may be changed.
SB 1182 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to creation of the offense of interfering with the duties of public servants.
SB 1183 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
Caption: Relating to publication of notice relating to certain real property transactions by political subdivisions.
SB 1191 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
Caption: Relating to appeal from an action taken pursuant to Section 26.177, Water Code.
SB 1192 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: House conferees appointed
Caption: Relating to the creation of political subdivisions having as one of their purposes the supplying of fresh water or the furnishing of sanitary sewer services within the area of the extraterritorial jurisdiction of any city.
SB 1193 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left as pending business in comm.
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the manufacture, distribution, conversion, and sale of certain motor vehicles.
SB 1194 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left as pending business in comm.
Caption: Relating to the rights of an injured worker and the procedures applicable to the Texas workers' compensation system.
SB 1195 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left as pending business in comm.
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a workers' compensation insurance competitive rating system.
SB 1196 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the definition of "employment" for unemployment compensation purposes.
SB 1209 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Special Subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the liability of a municipal corporation for unemployment benefits paid to an individual who voluntarily left employment with the municipal corporation without good cause or who was discharged by the municipal corporation for misconduct.
SB 1216 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to financial responsibility requirements for applicators of herbicides and pesticides.
SB 1238 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left as pending business in comm.
Caption: Relating to the application of the rule excluding certain persons from hearing testimony in a criminal case to a victim or a close relative of a deceased victim.
SB 1243 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Left as pending business in comm.
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of bail jumping and failure to appear.
SB 1244 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to costs incurred in the defense of certain civil actions brought by prison inmates and the awarding of those costs by the court.
SB 1245 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to hearing officers in counties of 2,000,000 population or more.
SB 1246 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to protecting the privacy of jurors and prospective jurors.
SB 1273 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Permitting governmental units to issue obligations to fund self-insurance and to form or become members of risk retention groups.
SB 1293 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to personnel who may draw blood specimens of driving while intoxicated suspects upon the request or order of a peace officer.
SB 1294 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the pleading in criminal actions.
SB 1295 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Special Subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the admissibility of evidence of the hearsay statements of child abuse victims.
SB 1296 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the penalty range in cases of driving while intoxicated after two or more convictions.
SB 1299 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to student fees and student governments at institutions of higher education.
SB 1366 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Board of Prisons and Corrections and Community Supervision and Restitution.
SB 1448 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the qualifications of central counting station personnel in elections using electronic voting systems.
SB 1546 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment and maintenance of artificial reefs; establishing an artificial reef fund; making an appropriation.
SCR 20 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring the Challenger 7 crew members.
SCR 116 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Granting Engineering Directions Personnel Services, Inc., permission to sue the State of Texas and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
SJR 9 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the eligibility of a member of the legislature for another office.
SJR 14 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the imposition of personal and corporate net income taxes.
SR 35 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Congratulating the City of Lake Jackson on its selection as Tree City U.S.A. for the fifth consecutive year.
SR 86 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Honoring M. D. "Morris" Galloway.
SR 90 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Caption: Recognizing Arnold D. Oates.
SR 193 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending Billy E. "Rod" Lawson.
SR 210 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Establishing the Space Science Industry Commission.
SR 222 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Caption: Extending congratulations to the citizens of Brazoria County as they celebrate Brazoria County Day, March 24, 1987.
SR 292 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Alicia Casmus.
SR 306 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending birthday greetings to Gene Fondren.
SR 307 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Mason Locke Weems.
SR 450 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending the academic decathlon teams of John Foster Dulles High School and William P. Clements, Jr., High School, Fort Bend Independent School District, and J. J. Pearce High School, Richardson Independent School District.
SR 463 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to the year's "Texas MATHCOUNTS Team."
SR 493 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending best wishes to the Gulf Coast Yacht Brokers Association and the Clear Lake Boating and Recreation Council for their Third Annual Spring Fling.
SR 494 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Jennifer Thornton, Linnea Schlobohm, Charles Biggs, George Thirsk, Betty Finley, Cherie Newell, Ethel Smith, Diana Schliesing and Steven Remollino from the University of Houston-Clear Lake.
SR 507 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to the Magic Circle Republican Women's Club of Houston.
SR 523 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to the City of Freeport on its 75th anniversary.
SR 614 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Brazoswood High School Symphonic Band and the Brazoswood Concert Band.
SR 615 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending Dan Westbrook.
SR 619 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Bay Area Baptist Church, League City.
SR 624 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Directing the members of the Senate Natural Resources Committee to initiate an interim study of a Statewide artificial reef plan and further study various uses for abandoned oil and gas rigs.
SR 646 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Honoring Colonel James B. Adams.
SR 671 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Honoring Jeb Brown.
SR 677 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending Joe Cariker.
SR 678 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Brazoria County Historical Commission.
SR 684 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Suspending Senate rules to permit the Conference Committee on S.B. 1191 to consider and take action by adding language to the bill.
70th 2nd Called Session
SB 76 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the definition of "intoxication" in workers' compensation cases.
SB 94 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to amending the Tax increment Financing Act to provide for the provision of financial information regarding the acquisition of land by a city or town in a reinvestment zone.
SCR 7 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
Caption: Granting Mission Construction, Inc. permission to sue the State of Texas and the Parks and Wildlife Department.
SJR 2 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee of the Whole
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the imposition of personal and corporate net income taxes.
SR 2 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to James H. Hanson on his 101st birthday.
SR 68 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: In memory of Police Sergeant Ronald Slockett of Sugar Land who was slain in the line of duty.
69th Regular Session
SB 7 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain offenses committed against a school employee or committed on the premises of a school or school-related activity.
SB 8 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to the creation, boundaries, administration, powers, duties, operations, functions, and financing of the Brazosport Water Authority and the authority of cities to contract with the authority.
SB 37 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to jury instructions on parole and good conduct time credit.
SB 63 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Agricultural Pesticide Board and the regulation of pesticides and herbicides; providing penalties.
SB 160 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Withdrawn by author in committee
Caption: Relating to the payment of the state of certain expenses arising from the prosecution of an inmate of the Texas Department of Corrections.
SB 169 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: See remarks
Caption: Relating to amendment of an indictment or information and to waiver of the defendant's right to object to a defect, error, or irregularity in an indictment or information.
SB 179 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to discipline management in public schools, including suspension and expulsion of students.
SB 185 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to creating the offense of carrying a deadly weapon while an inmate in a penal institution; providing a penalty.
SB 186 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the sentencing of a defendant who commits an offense while an inmate in the Texas Department of Corrections.
SB 187 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to a minimum period of confinement before an inmate is eligible for release on parole or mandatory supervision.
SB 188 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the forfeiture of good conduct time for inmates who violate conditions of a pre-parole transfer program.
SB 193 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to capital murder when the murder of a child is involved.
SB 202 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to a limit on the number of persons employed by a state agency.
SB 208 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to the use of certain lights on school buses.
SB 258 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to the authority of a city or town to contract and levy assessments for the relocation or replacement of sanitation sewer laterals or water laterals on private property.
SB 259 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to peace officers commissioned by certain rapid transit authorities.
SB 302 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of certain counseling information and to the offense of illegal disclosure of counseling information; providing a penalty.
SB 310 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the unlawful transfer of an illegal knife to a person younger than 18 years old.
SB 319 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed in s/c
Caption: Relating to the definition of intoxication in workers' compensation cases.
SB 357 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the admissibility of evidence seized pursuant to a governmental action.
SB 358 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Health to investigate an employee or prospective employee of a nursing home or custodial care home and to the offense of unauthorized disclosure of criminal records; providing civil immunity for certain institutions, officers, and employees; providing a penalty.
SB 408 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Relating to the availability of a defense of necessity in a prosecution for escape from custody.
SB 409 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the repeal of provisions designed to reduce the prison population of the Texas Department of Corrections by awarding administrative good conduct time to inmates.
SB 422 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Relating to sentencing alternatives for persons charged with or convicted of indecency with a child involving sexual contact.
SB 436 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Record vote
Caption: Relating to restricting issuance of permits by the Texas Department of Health for solid waste facilities in certain counties.
SB 448 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Relating to eligibility for release on parole or mandatory supervision.
SB 478 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Naval Facility Assistance Authority and the development of facilities and services related to a naval facility.
SB 585 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Relating to the application of the rule excluding certain persons from hearing testimony in a criminal case to a victim or a close relative of a deceased victim.
SB 790 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operations, functions, and financing of the Brazos Bend Water Authority.
SB 791 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to requirement for a saltwater sportfishing stamp and to a freshwater trout stamp, to fees for those stamps, and to disposition and use of receipts; making appropriations; providing penalties.
SB 792 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the regulation of vendors on certain public beaches; authorizing fees.
SB 793 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the protection of certain sand dunes and to the definition of mainland shoreline.
SB 794 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to the exclusion of independent school districts from the wage rate requirements for public works projects.
SB 795 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to the Texas Coastal Waterway Act of 1975 and the authorization for the state to cooperate and work with other Gulf coastal states in matters relating to the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway and to the inclusion of additional authority of the state in the event the U.S. Corps of Engineers reduces or eliminates its traditional financial support for maintenance of the Gulf Intercoastal Waterway in Texas.
SB 901 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to refunding bonds, and providing alternate and additional authority, procedures, and methods to governmental entities for issuing and selling refunding bonds and/or making deposits in connection with paying or redeeming revenue, tax, or other obligations so as to cause the discharge and final payment or redemption of revenue, tax, or other obligations with or without the issuance of refunding bonds.
SB 902 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to construction contracts for solid waste disposal projects of the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority.
SB 903 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Authorizing interim and permanent financing by the issuance of various obligations by or on behalf of governmental agencies and political subdivisions of the State of Texas and the use of funds generated and the making of certain contracts and credit agreements; prescribing the terms and conditions under which such obligations and contracts may be made, issued, delivered, and paid, and the status of such obligations and contracts.
SB 904 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/amendments
Caption: Amending Acts 1975, 64th Legislature, Regular Session, Chapter 627 (Article 1644e, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes) relating to county fiscal years; and declaring an emergency.
SB 905 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the sale, manufacture, and distribution of certain motor vehicles and to powers of the Texas Motor Vehicle Commission.
SB 968 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to state policies and procedures for the procurement of professional debt collection services by agencies, departments, commissions, and offices of the State of Texas, political subdivisions, counties, municipalities, districts, authorities, and publicly-owned corporations and institutions.
SB 1040 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the consequences of a person's failure to appear in court for the prosecution of certain traffic offenses.
SB 1041 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the use of deadly force to prevent or terminate an unlawful entry into a dwelling place.
SB 1042 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to evidence which may be considered during the punishment hearing.
SB 1043 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to permitting the issuance of a search warrant to search a crime scene and providing limitations thereon.
SB 1044 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to the authority to charge fees for driver education courses in the public schools.
SB 1045 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/amendments
Caption: Relating to the punishment of the offence of bail jumping and failure to appear.
SB 1088 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the location of prosecution of an offense committed by Texas Department of Corrections inmate.
SB 1089 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to telephone rates within municipalities served by more than two local exchange utilities.
SB 1090 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably w/sub.
Caption: Defining the term "system" as used in Chapter 10, Title 28, Revised Civil Statutes of 1925, as amended, in reference to the water, sewer, gas, or electric utility systems of any town or city.
SB 1187 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of the municipal regulation of firearms, ammunition, and firearm supplies; making certain exceptions.
SB 1188 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the reasons for which temporary furloughs from the Texas Department of Corrections may be granted.
SB 1189 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to information concerning motor vehicle theft and motor vehicle insurance fraud.
SB 1343 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the collection of certain judgments through court proceedings.
SB 1386 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to authority to establish a foreign trade zone within the Brazos River Harbor Navigation District of Brazoria County.
SB 1387 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to an assessment of damages against inmates of the Texas Department of Corrections for destruction of property belonging to the department.
SB 1395 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the investigation of offenses involving sexual assault.
SB 1411 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the County Court at Law #3 of Brazoria County.
SB 1482 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to venue for trial of unauthorized use of vehicle offenses; adding Article 13.23 to Chapter 13, Code of Criminal Procedure, 1965, as amended; and declaring an emergency.
SB 1483 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to municipal employee pension system in cities of 1,500,000 or more; correcting certain drafting errors in Sections 3(a) and 3(b) of the Act; increasing the size of the Board; providing an adjustment for the cost-of-living; providing for benefits to the widows of certain categories of vested employees who die before reaching the age of pension entitlement; limiting the age at which a dependent child receives benefits; authorizing the withdrawal of certain employees from the fund; and declaring an emergency.
SB 1488 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to designating State Highway 288 as the Brazoria Parkway and to placement of markers.
SB 1489 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the time limitations applicable to the prosecution of a criminal case.
SCR 27 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Expressing support for the homeporting of a battleship surface action group on the Texas coast.
SCR 34 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Inviting the Honorable Phil Gramm to address a joint session.
SCR 65 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Recognizing the Public Information Emergency System (PIES), a new emergency radio communications network, recently activated in the Houston-Galveston area and requesting funds for this network.
SCR 108 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed w/o the Governor's signature
Caption: Granting James and Theresa Jackson permission to sue the state and the Texas School for the Deaf.
SCR 109 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed w/o the Governor's signature
Caption: Granting Lottie K. and Gregory T. Burk permission to sue the state and the Texas School for the Deaf.
SCR 110 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed w/o the Governor's signature
Caption: Granting permission to George and Betty Parks to sue the state and the Texas School for the Deaf.
SCR 111 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed w/o the Governor's signature
Caption: Granting James H. Pogue and Karen H. Pogue permission to sue the state and Texas School for the Deaf.
SCR 122 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Congratulating Connie R. Alexander, 1984 American Business Woman of the American Business Women's Association, for her many outstanding achievements, and extend to her best wishes for continued happiness and success.
SCR 140 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed w/o the Governor's signature
Caption: Granting Stella Lerma and John Lerma permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas School for the Deaf.
SCR 143 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Granting D. Dave Bentrup and Verla A. Bentrup permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission.
SJR 16 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the manner in which a person is charged with a criminal offense and to certain requirements applicable to state writs and processes.
SJR 19 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to enact laws permitting a city or town to spend public funds and levy assessments for the relocation or replacement of water laterals on private property.
SJR 28 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to aid the development of international commerce.
SR 39 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Presentation of portrait of former Senator John Wilson to hang in Senate Chamber.
SR 178 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Continental Pipeline Company, Dow Chemical Company, Phillips Petroleum Company, Crow-Rancho Pipeline Corporation, Shell Oil Company and CITGO Petroleum Corporation.
SR 193 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Declaring March 17, 1985, Crib Death Research Foundation Day.
SR 196 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to the Chur Colnisches Orchestra and Choir from Bonn, Germany.
SR 199 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Caption: Commending Fort Bend County citizens and extending to them sincere good wishes on Fort Bend County Day.
SR 227 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Caption: Declaring March 26, 1985, Brazoria County Day.
SR 248 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Senator Roy Blake on his birthday.
SR 261 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Expressing respect for the Lake Jackson Girls' Softball Association.
SR 278 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Dr. John P. Morgan.
SR 290 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Young Conservatives of Texas.
SR 308 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Expressing appreciation of the interest of the Texas Federation of Republican Women in functions of State government.
SR 335 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Dr. Buckner Fanning.
SR 360 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Recognizing contributions of Lions Clubs throughout Texas.
SR 378 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to the Reverend Lonnie Duvall.
SR 379 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Bernice Bay on her retirement from public school education.
SR 401 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Jim Nabors, Editor and Publisher of Brazoria Country Newspaper, The Facts.
SR 459 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Endorsing proposal of Institute of Space Research and urging National Aeronautics and Space Administration to accept Institute of Space Research as one of its centers.
69th 2nd Called Session
SB 20 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the number of persons empoyed by a state agency.
SCR 20 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Granting David Wayne Williams permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation.
SR 34 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Memorial resolution for Thad Thomsen Hutcheson.
SR 38 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Lake Jackson Americans on their 1986 Texas State Little League Championship.
SR 56 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Lake Jackson Chaos junior girls softball team.
SR 57 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Glenn Heath.
69th 3rd Called Session
SB 22 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Testimony taken in committee
Caption: Relating to a limit on the number of persons employed by a state agency.
SCR 9 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed w/o the Governor's signature
Caption: Granting David Wayne Williams permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation.
SJR 4 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the imposition of personal and corporate net income taxes.
SR 81 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Houston Astros on their 1986 National League West Division Championship.
68th Regular Session
SB 13 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Testimony taken
Caption: Relating to punishment for using, carrying, or selling an armor-piercing bullet.
SB 14 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the failure of an attorney representing the state to prosecute a defendant as a repeat offender of laws prohibiting driving while intoxicated or under the influence of alcohol.
SB 15 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to punishment for the offense of public intoxication and the disposition of fines.
SB 16 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to a nonbinding referendum on the performance of federal district judges.
SB 17 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to mandatory participation in a community work experience program by persons receiving financial assistance under the Aid to Families with Dependent Children program.
SB 18 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain offenses committed against a school employee or on school premises.
SB 19 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to capital murder when the murder of a child is involved.
SB 20 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Relating to jury instructions on parole and good conduct time credit.
SB 37 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to the insanity defense and treatment of mentally ill offenders.
SB 42 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the making and accepting of political contributions and expenditures by a candidate or a political committee and the filing of a statement of organization; making special provisions for reports by legislative candidates or certain specific purpose committees during and after the ninth day before election day.
SB 230 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for unemployment compensation benefits of certain students.
SB 231 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the continuation, membership, operation, administration, and powers and duties of the Antiquities Committee and to certain information which a state agency must make available to the State Purchasing and General Services Commission for the committee and to protests by an institution of higher education of the designation as landmarks of buildings under its control.
SB 402 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to providing sick leave for teachers in the event of family illness or emergency.
SB 438 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of a state bank to invest in another bank or a bank holding company.
SB 510 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the requirement of an annual report from the secretary of state concerning the reporting of contributions and expenditures of political funds and activities in carrying out his duties.
SB 511 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the reporting and acceptance of certain political contributions.
SB 512 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the designation of campaign treasurers and assistant campaign treasurers and to the activities, powers, duties, and liability of assistant campaign treasurers; providing penalties.
SB 595 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the authorization of a city or town to contract and levy assessments for the relocation or replacement of sanitation sewer laterals on private property, to certain notice requirements, and to certain payment procedures.
SB 648 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to waiver of trial by a jury in a criminal case.
SB 649 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the authority and duties of a city relating to owning, operating, and financing garbage reclamation projects; providing procedures for the issuance of bonds, their terms and conditions, and their security; providing for refunding bonds; providing the characteristics of the bonds and for their eligibility for investments and as security for deposits of public funds; making bonds and profits exempt from taxes.
SB 650 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to opening a container or possessing an open container of liquor or beer on the premises of a holder of a wine and beer retailer's off-premise permit or a retail dealer's off-premise license in certain counties; providing penalties.
SB 674 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: See remarks
Caption: Relating to the tabulation of unofficial returns in certain races by the secretary of state.
SB 675 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to the registration of private security officers.
SB 676 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Liquor Regulation
Caption: Relating to the requirements for holding a wine and beer retailer's permit, a retail dealer's on-premise license, and a retail dealer's off-premise license; to consumption of liquor or beer on the premises of a holder of a wine and beer retailer's off-premise permit or a retail dealer's off-premise license; and to expungement of a conviction for consumption on premises licensed for off-premises consumption; providing penalties.
SB 802 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the surrender, obtaining, and designation of certificates of title to certain motor vehicles.
SB 803 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Placed on daily Major State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the powers of a temporary managing conservator and a temporary possessory conservator of a child.
SB 804 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Amended
Caption: Relating to penalties for violation of shrimping laws.
SB 834 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the importation, transportation, and sale of redfish and speckled sea trout; providing penalties.
SB 918 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: See remarks
Caption: Relating to the salaries of public school personnel.
SB 922 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to the definition of intoxication in workers' compensation cases.
SB 1000 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the requirement for a saltwater sportfishing stamp and to fees; providing a penalty.
SB 1137 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to certain admissions of unadjudicated offenses during sentencing for a criminal conviction.
SB 1138 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the availability of deferred adjudication, probation, and parole to a person charged with aggravated rape or aggravated sexual abuse.
SB 1139 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to the maximum population for a county election precinct in which voting machines or electronic voting systems are used.
SB 1140 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to standards for rating energy devices for use in performance rating and certification of the devices and to tax exemption for certain solar energy devices.
SB 1141 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the regulation of motor vehicle manufacturers, distributors, and sellers of new motor vehicles; to the protection of purchasers of new motor vehicles; to certain related legal actions by consumers; giving the Texas Motor Vehicle Commission certain powers and duties; imposing certain license fees; defining "motor vehicle"; providing different effective dates.
SB 1142 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to the permissible rates of the city sales and use tax.
SB 1143 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of land previously appraised as agricultural or open-space land as part of a residence homestead for property tax purposes.
SB 1144 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the transaction of business by the courts of appeals for the First, Second, and Fourteenth Supreme Judicial Districts and the filing and transfer of appellate cases.
SB 1145 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably with amendments
Caption: Relating to the protection by easement of certain real property having natural or historic value.
SB 1146 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to denial or cancellation of teacher certification on the basis of a conviction or deferred adjudication for certain offenses.
SB 1147 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to denial or cancellation of teacher certification on the basis of a felony conviction or deferred adjudication for a felony.
SB 1148 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to the wages paid to construction workers engaged in public works projects in certain counties.
SB 1149 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to the prevailing wage paid on public works construction.
SB 1150 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the exclusion of independent school districts from the wage rate requirements for public works projects.
SB 1151 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to telephone rates in a municipality served by more than one telephone company.
SB 1152 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the use of firearms by and to firearm training of private security officers.
SB 1188 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to the Coastal Waterway Act of 1975 and the authorization for the state to cooperate and work with other Gulf coastal states in matters relating to the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway; and to the inclusion of additional authority of the state in the event the U.S. Corps of Engineers reduces or eliminates its traditional financial support for maintenance of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway in Texas.
SB 1201 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the method of payment of damages in certain court action.
SB 1202 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to reduction of damage awards in certain civil suits; and declaring an emergency.
SB 1218 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the arrest, search, and seizure powers of postal inspectors and certain other federal agents and criminal offenses involving damage to or destruction of public mail.
SB 1219 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the grounds for which a taxing unit may challenge a property tax determination before an appraisal review board.
SB 1220 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the exemption from property taxation of certain property used in the commercial taking of fish and other marine animals on a local option basis.
SB 1241 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to certain definitions, to prevention and control of spills of hazardous substances, to coordination of the state response effort and cooperation of state agencies, to certain powers and duties of the Texas Water Development Board and the Texas Department of Water Resources and its executive director, to creation of the Texas Spill Response Fund; providing penalties.
SB 1425 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the amendment of a condominium declaration and the authority of a condominium association to alter or destroy a unit or a limited common element.
SB 1431 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Testimony taken
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of restrictive covenants by certain homeowners' associations and to the inception of liens securing assessments imposed by restrictive covenants.
SB 1439 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to the protection of handicapped children; providing penalties.
SCR 13 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of George R. Brown.
SCR 53 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring the people of Brazoria County and designating March 22, 1983 as Brazoria County Day.
SCR 54 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Cultural and Historical Resources
Caption: Designating March 29, 1983 as Fort Bend County Day.
SCR 64 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably with substitute
Caption: Creating a joint interim committee to study the need to adopt standards for the locations of hazardous waste disposal sites and that the committee make a report of its findings to the legislature.
SCR 102 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Proclaiming May 3, 1983 to be Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Texas Day.
SCR 120 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Requesting the Division of Emergency Management of the Office of the Governor to consider funding of the Public Information Emergency System.
SCR 126 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Directing the Public Utility Commission of Texas to study and examine alternatives for resolving the problems resulting from triplicate telephone service in municipalities of 2,000 to 2,500 population.
SCR 130 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed without the Governor's signature
Caption: Recalling HB1505 from the house.
SJR 17 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Filed without the Governor's signature
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit a city or town to expend public funds and levy assessments for the relocation or replacement of sanitation sewer laterals on private property.
SJR 39 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment exempting boats and other property used in commercial fishing from ad valorem taxation on a local option basis.
SR 56 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Dr. Jimmy C. Burns.
SR 86 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Texas Dow Employees Credit Union.
SR 94 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Ken Short.
SR 96 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Recognizing the contribution of Texas State Technical Institute.
SR 137 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Honoring Texas Municipal League.
SR 145 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Texas Law Enforcement Legislative Council.
SR 146 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to J. R. Dick Birdwell.
SR 147 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Caption: Honoring the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo for its 51 years of promoting Texas' livestock and agriculture industries.
SR 196 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Honoring the Public Community/Junior College Association.
SR 229 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending the residents of the City of Webster for their contributions to the Houston-Galveston area.
SR 237 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending Actions, Inc., of Brazoria County for the services it provides for the elderly.
SR 238 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Honoring the League of Women Voters.
SR 288 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Caption: Extending best wishes to Jim Dodds.
SR 380 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending birthday congratulations to Senator Roy Blake.
SR 396 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending the NASA Area Falconettes Drill Team and the Clear Lake Starlettes Drill Team.
SR 448 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Lake Jackson girls' softball league.
SR 514 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Declaring April 30, 1983, as "Area 22 Special Olympics Day."
SR 539 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Designating May 7, 1983, as "Lake Jackson Day."
SR 600 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Caption: Commending the Texas Medical Association Auxiliary for their efforts to improve the health and quality of life in Texas.
SR 680 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Providing for portrait of the late Senator John Wilson to be hung in Texas Capitol.
SR 705 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Memorial resolution for Alfred R. Neumann.
68th 1st Called Session
SCR 4 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending Sally Ride and the other outstanding astronauts involved in America's space shuttle program.
68th 2nd Called Session
SB 36 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the creation, directors, personnel, administration, powers, duties, operations, functions, and financing of the Brazosport Water Authority.
SB 44 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to a limit on the number of persons employed by a state agency.
SCR 9 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Requesting the Department of Public Safety to study the advisability of authorizing the placement of rooftop strobe lights on school buses, and make a report to the 69th Legislature.
SR 77 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Congratulating the Armand Bayou Elementary Parent-Teacher Association.
SR 105 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending the Brazoswood High School Buccaneers baseball team.
SR 106 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending the goals of the Texas Association of Dancing, Incorporated.
SR 270 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Directing all central appraisal districts in the State to deliver certified appraisal rolls to political subdivisions by the 30th day following the statutory deadline.
67th Regular Session
SB 122 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to instruction of jurors as to parole and good conduct time laws; to provide for such instruction in all felony cases, except capital felony cases, on the penalty phase of a trial if the defendant elects to have punishment assessed by the jury rather than the court; providing that nothing contained herein shall be construed to permit the introduction of evidence or argument of counsel on the operation of parole and good conduct time laws or related matters not heretofore deemed relevant in the penalty phase of the trial.
SB 212 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to an increase in benefits for certain annuitants of the Employees Retirement System of Texas.
SB 238 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Record vote
Caption: Relating to a disannexation and municipal incorporation procedure for residents of certain areas annexed by a home-rule city.
SB 510 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to service of citation on nonresidents for property tax purposes.
SB 540 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the applicability to certain real estate brokers and salesmen of the Texas Manufactured Housing Standards Act.
SB 601 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Energy Resources
Caption: Relating to standards for testing solar energy devices.
SB 637 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the use of solar and wind energy in new state buildings.
SB 692 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Elections
Caption: Relating to the declaration of candidacy by a write-in candidate and posting of lists of the names of write-in candidates.
SB 693 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to the officially prescribed forms for an application for an absentee ballot to be voted by mail.
SB 694 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to certification of sickness or disability as a condition to voting absentee.
SB 695 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the elections for which the governor is to issue proclamations.
SB 696 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Elections
Caption: Relating to the line of succession to the governorship or lieutenant governorship and the term of office of the person declared or elected governor or lieutenant governor by the legislature.
SB 697 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to notification to authorities of another state of the arrest of a fugitive from that state.
SB 713 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Providing for reserve deputy sheriffs in any county bordering the Gulf of Mexico to be organized for the purposes of marine safety and lifeguard functions and providing further an organization for such purposes may consist of both paid and unpaid deputies and reserve deputies; authorizing the acceptance of funds from foundations, corporations, individuals, and other political entities, including the State of Texas, by appropriation on a direct or matching fund basis.
SB 757 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to unemployment compensation benefits for certain students.
SB 758 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to cleanup of certain inactive disposal facilities.
SB 797 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to the purchase of precious metal and certain items made of precious metal; providing penalties.
SB 818 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to political contribution by corporations and labor organizations in certain elections.
SB 819 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to repeal of obsolete provisions of the Texas Election Code.
SB 860 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the boundaries, powers, duties, functions, proceedings, and financing of the Brazoria County Conservation and Reclamation District Number Three.
SB 895 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to redesignation of the Texas Maritime Academy and Moody College of Marine Sciences and Maritime Resources as Texas A&M University at Galveston.
SB 929 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the importation of toxic waste into the state; providing a penalty.
SB 930 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to the payment by the state of certain expenses arising from the prosecution of an inmate or employee of the Department of Corrections.
SB 939 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Economic Development
Caption: Relating to small business loan guarantee program.
SB 940 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to a change of name of Beach Park Boards to Park Boards of Trustees.
SB 941 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to disposal of hazardous wastes by the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority.
SB 971 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a commercial fishing boat license and a commercial shrimp boat license.
SB 972 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to reporting of and prosecution of violations and of the law dealing with vital statistics.
SB 973 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority of the State Registrar of Vital Statistics to make an addendum to birth, death or fetal death records on receipt of certain information and to the authority of the State Register and local registration officials to refuse to issue certified copies of birth, death, or fetal death records; providing for notice to persons applying for such certified copies and an opportunity for a hearing.
SB 983 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of motor vehicles on coastal beaches in certain counties; providing penalties.
SB 1075 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to notice of intent to change rates by public utilities.
SB 1076 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Courts at Law Nos. 1 and 2 of Brazoria County and making provisions relative to the judges, personnel, and administration of the county courts in Brazoria County.
SB 1108 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to the reimbursement of counties by the State of Texas for funds paid to counsel appointed to defend persons who are in the custody of the Texas Department of Corrections.
SB 1151 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the validation of certain elections and actions of commissioners courts regarding the filling of vacancies on boards of alderman or city councils.
SB 1152 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the validation of the incorporation, boundaries, and governmental proceedings of certain municipalities.
SB 1199 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the compromise of a claim in liquidation of a state bank.
SB 1200 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the issuance of convertible capital notes or debentures by a state bank.
SB 1201 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the disposition of fractional shares.
SB 1202 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the fidelity bond of the Banking Commissioner and others.
SB 1209 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation, establishment, administration, maintenance, operation, financing, powers, and duties of the Calhoun County Hospital District.
SB 1258 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to postponement of certain elections because of a disaster emergency.
SB 1259 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Failure to suspend the rules
Caption: Relating to creation, administration, powers, duties, operations, and financing of the Clear Creek Watershed Drainage District; providing a penalty.
SB 1267 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to increasing the maximum hotel occupancy tax for cities bordering the Gulf of Mexico under 75,000 population according to the last Federal Census to seven percent and to the disposition of revenue from the tax.
SB 1288 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the creation of seawall commissions in coastal counties.
SCR 61 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to priority in road construction.
SCR 62 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Financial Institutions
Caption: Memorializing the President of the United States of America and the Congress to increase the exemption from taxation of interest on savings accounts.
SCR 90 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Inviting Commander John Young and Captain Robert Crippen, crew of the Columbia space shuttle to address the Legislature in a Joint Session.
SJR 30 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Finance
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment dedicating a portion of the state's surplus revenue to a special fund in the state treasury to be used for flood control and rainage, water development, water conservation, and water quality enhancement purposes, and establishing a reserve fund in the state treasury.
SJR 47 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Economic Development
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the guarantee of small business loans by the state.
SR 163 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Steve Huffman.
SR 168 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Jim Atkins.
SR 169 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Doug Bennett.
SR 170 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Clyde Cone.
SR 193 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Dennis McClintock.
SR 209 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to students from the First Baptist Christian Day School of League City.
SR 232 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Marcia Thomas.
SR 233 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to James Elbert.
SR 234 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Carolyn Wantille.
SR 260 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Dr. James Stewart.
SR 314 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Dr. R. E. Sullivan.
SR 324 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Lou Muller.
SR 336 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Dr. Jimmy C. Burns.
SR 397 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Recognizing the rich and diversified history of Brazoria County and extending best wishes to its citizens.
SR 465 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to fifty-eight students of home and family living classes from Bay City High School.
SR 483 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Mr. and Mrs. A. S. (Bill) Neale.
SR 504 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Marta Graytock and Eunice Geibel from Taylor Lake Village.
SR 552 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to students from Alvin High School.
SR 560 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Betsy Sullivan.
SR 587 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending the Lone Star Historical Drama Association and the troupe performing the fifth production of the "Lone Star."
SR 604 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Directing the Senate Committee on Natural Resources to study problems relating to flooding and domestic water supply shortage in the Texas Gulf Coast region.
67th 1st Called Session
SB 12 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
Caption: Relating to the facilities under the control of park boards of trustees of certain cities and to the powers and authority of the boards.
SB 20 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Economic Development
Caption: Relating to a disannexation and municipal incorporation procedure for residents of certain areas annexed by a home-rule city.
SB 21 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the boundaries, administration, and financing of the West Brazoria County Drainage District.
SB 24 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to creation, administration, powers, duties, operations, and financing of the Clear Creek Watershed Drainage District.
SB 27 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to instruction of jurors as to parole and good conduct time laws, to provide for such instruction in all felony cases, except capital felony cases.
SB 28 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to creation, administration, powers, duties, operations, and financing of the Brazoria County Watershed Drainage District No. 3, the Brazoria County Watershed Drainage District No. 4, and the Brazoria County Watershed Drainage District No. 5.
SB 37 Author: Brown, J.E.
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to the conveyance of certain state-owned land by the Texas Board of Corrections for use by the Brazoria County Airport in exchange for certain other land.
SR 152 Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Caption: Commending John Hazard and Clyde Wilson for their actions and bravery.
SR 153 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending James Monroe Dickson for his courageous action.
SR 170 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Recognizing August 30, 1981, as "The Great Mosquito Festival" in Clute.
SR 171 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to Eric Somerset Jones, his wife Brenda, and his daughters Felicity and Christie.
SR 172 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending Lawrence Vining Durland on his exceptional achievements.
SR 192 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending welcome to The First United Methodist Church of Lake Jackson.
67th 2nd Called Session
SR 55 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending Colonel Jack Robert Lousma of the United States Marine Corps and Colonel Charles Gordon Fullerton of the United States Air Force on their flight of space shuttle Columbia.
SR 82 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Commending City of Lake Jackson for its community beautification achievements.
67th 3rd Called Session
SR 17 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Christopher C. Kraft, Jr., on his achievements in the United States Space Program.
SR 18 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Expressing appreciation to the Brazoria County Historical Museum Board of Trustees.
SR 19 Author: Brown, J.E.
Caption: Honoring the volunteer effort and leadership of the Brazoria County Park Commission.