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HB 1004 85-0 (2017) Author: Cain, Briscoe | et. al. Relating to the use of legislatively produced audio or visual materials in political advertising. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 1170 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al.
Sponsor: Miles, Borris
Relating to the authority of counties to advertise on personal property owned or leased by the county. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1328 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to standards for advertising land for sale in certain border counties before a subdivision plat for the land has been approved; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 1382 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to required disclosures on certain mailed political advertising; providing a civil penalty. House: General Investigating & Ethics Left pending in committee
HB 1900 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to a prohibition on lottery advertisement and promotion in certain low income counties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2020 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Tomas Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting advertisements on an Internet website of certain prostitution offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2087 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to restricting the use of covered information, including student personally identifiable information, by an operator of a website, online service, online application, or mobile application for a school purpose. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2584 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to regulation by the Texas Department of Transportation of the spacing along highways of outdoor advertising in certain municipalities. House: Transportation Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2953 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the definition of a public entertainment facility and the promotion, sponsorship, or advertising of an entertainment event or venue or alcoholic beverage at certain governmentally owned public entertainment facilities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Administration
Left pending in committee
HB 2956 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the regulation of outdoor advertising by the Texas Department of Transportation; creating an offense. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3351 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to regulation by the Texas Transportation Commission of the height of certain outdoor advertising. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3855 85-0 (2017) Author: Morrison, Geanie W. Relating to erecting or maintaining certain outdoor signs regulated by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3860 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John Relating to the regulation of signs by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 4165 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to the placement of certain highway signs that promote businesses or provide other information. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 4261 85-0 (2017) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the transparent disclosure of Internet advertising practices. House: Government Transparency & Operation No action taken in committee
HJR 107 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to support educational programs that benefit classroom teaching in the state's public schools and to prohibit certain lottery advertisements and promotions. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 234 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to a prohibition against the use by a career school or college of certain advertising designed to mislead or deceive prospective students. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
SB 1279 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to restricting the use of covered information, including student personally identifiable information, by an operator of a website, online service, online application, or mobile application for a school purpose. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1303 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the establishment of school district policies regarding the marketing and commercial advertising of food products on school district property. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1519 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to the definition of a public entertainment facility and the promotion, sponsorship, or advertising of an entertainment event or venue or alcoholic beverage at certain governmentally owned public entertainment facilities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 2006 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie W.
Relating to erecting or maintaining certain outdoor signs regulated by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 2159 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to standards for advertising land for sale in certain border counties before a subdivision plat for the land has been approved; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2212 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to certain real estate sales, brokerage, and advertising activities, certain functions of the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 160 84-0 (2015) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the use of appropriated money for certain advertisements, notices, or announcements featuring an elected state officer near an election. House: Elections No action taken in committee
HB 1265 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to a deceptive act or practice involving a solicitation in connection with a good or service or involving the production, sale, distribution, or promotion of certain synthetic substances. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1412 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César Relating to the marketing and advertising of the veterans' assistance lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1542 84-0 (2015) Author: Paddie, Chris
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the use of digital message display systems in certain public facilities. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1955 84-0 (2015) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to false or misleading packaging, labeling, or advertising of certain abusable synthetic substances; providing civil penalties; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3684 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to political advertising. House: Elections Left pending in committee
SB 397 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Blanco, César
Relating to the marketing and advertising of the veterans' assistance lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 461 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Parker, Tan
Relating to false or misleading packaging, labeling, or advertising of certain abusable synthetic substances; providing civil penalties; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 954 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the establishment of school district policies regarding the marketing and commercial advertising of food products on school property. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1754 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to advertising by certain licensed freestanding emergency medical care facilities; providing an administrative penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1969 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to ethics of public servants, including the functions and duties of the Texas Ethics Commission; the regulation of political contributions, political advertising, lobbying, and conduct of public servants; and the reporting of political contributions and expenditures and personal financial information; providing civil and criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 90 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to civil liability for compelled prostitution and certain promotion of prostitution. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 146 83-0 (2013) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to limits on political contributions and expenditures in connection with certain legislative and executive offices; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 477 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to the authority of a county to advertise on leased vehicles. House: County Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 710 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the use by a peace officer of the officer's rank or status to advertise or promote certain private businesses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1350 83-0 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the use of appropriated money for certain advertisements, notices, or announcements featuring an elected state officer near an election. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1376 83-0 (2013) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to advertising by certain facilities that provide emergency services; providing an administrative penalty. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1398 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the definition of and required disclosures on political advertising. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
HB 1483 83-0 (2013) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to the creation of the offense of commercial sexual exploitation of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1905 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to certain promotional practices not considered to be prohibited discrimination, rebates, or inducements in insurance. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1917 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to alcoholic beverage advertising on the outside of certain vehicles. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2084 83-0 (2013) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to marketing items provided by manufacturers, wholesalers, and distributors of alcoholic beverages to retailers or consumers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2101 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to maintenance and operation of travel information centers by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2377 83-0 (2013) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the use of legislatively produced audio or visual materials; providing penalties. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2447 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the sale and advertisement of portable fire extinguishers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2489 83-0 (2013) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the marketing and advertising of the veterans' assistance lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2741 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the regulation of motor vehicles by counties and the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles; authorizing a fee; creating an offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
See remarks for effective date
HB 3169 83-0 (2013) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the imposition of the sales and use tax on certain taxable items. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3424 83-0 (2013) Author: Lavender, George Relating to maintenance and operation of travel information centers by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3425 83-0 (2013) Author: Lavender, George Relating to travel information centers operated by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3503 83-0 (2013) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to display by certain alcoholic beverage manufacturers of branded promotional vehicles on a retailer's premises. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3566 83-0 (2013) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the regulation of advertising by structural pest control businesses. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 3642 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the addition of certain municipalities to the territory of a regional transportation authority. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3646 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to a governmental entity's selection of an advertising medium and publication of notice. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 3716 83-0 (2013) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to promotional items provided by manufacturers, wholesalers, and distributors of alcoholic beverages to retailers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 94 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to civil liability for compelled prostitution and certain promotion of prostitution. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 840 83-0 (2013) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to certain promotional practices not considered to be prohibited discrimination, rebates, or inducements in insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 870 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to marketing items provided by manufacturers, wholesalers, and distributors of alcoholic beverages to retailers or consumers. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 871 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy
Sponsor: Collier, Nicole | et. al.
Relating to the marketing and advertising of the veterans' assistance lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 883 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Relating to promotional items provided by manufacturers, wholesalers, and distributors of alcoholic beverages to retailers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 903 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to display by certain alcoholic beverage manufacturers of branded promotional vehicles on a retailer's premises. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1090 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Relating to the manufacture, distribution, sale, and provision of alcoholic beverages and the regulation of those activities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1341 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the authority of a county to advertise on leased vehicles. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1461 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
Relating to addition of certain municipalities to the territory of a regional transportation authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 1504 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the imposition of the sales and use tax on taxable items sold or provided under certain contracts. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 1669 83-0 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to the regulation of motor vehicles by counties and the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles; authorizing a fee; creating an offense. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 1785 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a study conducted by the School Health Advisory Committee regarding commercial advertisements on public school property. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 226 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to limits on political contributions and expenditures in connection with certain legislative and executive offices; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 306 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to a disclosure on advertisements made by a general-purpose committee of certain political contributions made to the committee. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 682 82-0 (2011) Author: Brown, Fred | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to leasing advertising space on state agency Internet websites. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Left pending in committee
HB 1300 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to funding for state sites and programs of the Parks and Wildlife Department through private contributions and partnerships and to commercial advertising on certain state sites. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1453 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to funding for state sites through private contributions and partnerships and to commercial advertising on certain state sites. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
HB 2741 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to rules requiring license name in advertising of a structural pest control business. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3054 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to disclosures for certain political advertising. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3418 82-0 (2011) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to certain state fiscal matters related to natural resources or the environment. House: Appropriations Postponed
SB 1584 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to state fiscal matters related to natural resources and the environment. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Reported favorably as substituted
HB 478 81-0 (2009) Author: Heflin, Joe Relating to automated telephone solicitation containing political advertising; providing a civil penalty. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 972 81-0 (2009) Author: Quintanilla, Chente Relating to inclusion on certain advertising documents of the license or certificate of registration number of certain individuals regulated by this state who solicit business in consumers' homes; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1932 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to consumer labeling requirements for certain health benefit plans; providing penalties. House: Insurance Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2253 81-0 (2009) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the expenditure of funds for political advertising by a political subdivision. House: Elections Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2521 81-0 (2009) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to a preference in state purchasing for certain media-related services offered by businesses based in Texas. House: State Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2734 81-0 (2009) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to disclosure of credit scoring by insurers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2897 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to certain applications for a residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation; imposing penalties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3483 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to county authority to prohibit off-premise signs on certain roads and standards for off-premise signs. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3964 81-0 (2009) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to a requirement that physicians file certain advertising with the Texas Medical Board. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 4205 81-0 (2009) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the promotion of toll projects by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 306 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the acknowledgment of a candidate's authorization of political advertising. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 307 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the regulation of telephone calls made by certain persons for political advertising purposes; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 815 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to consumer labeling requirements for and the provision of certain information concerning health benefit plans; providing penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Insurance
SB 821 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the regulation of medical radiologic technology. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Left pending in committee
SB 967 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the disclosure by the developer of the subdivision of planned highway projects that will go through or be adjacent to a subdivision. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 1518 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the regulation of tax refund anticipation loans. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1528 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to advertising to promote good health by certain persons who advertise food or beverages in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2085 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the offense of unlawful use of public funds for political advertising by a political subdivision. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 2208 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the purchase, donation, and sale of promotional items by the Texas Water Development Board. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 54 80-0 (2007) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob | et. al.
Relating to the advertising, promoting, and conducting of certain live musical performances; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 331 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the use in an advertisement of a name or picture of a member of the United States armed forces or the national guard; providing a criminal penalty. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Laid on the table subject to call
HB 880 80-0 (2007) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to a sign advertising or identifying a sexually oriented business; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: County Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 987 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to notice for changes in the regulation of outdoor advertising. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1110 80-0 (2007) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the use by an active peace officer of the officer's rank or status to advertise or promote certain private businesses. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 1971 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to the removal or reconstruction of certain outdoor advertising. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2142 80-0 (2007) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the fraudulent advertising of pregnancy-related medical services; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2160 80-0 (2007) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to eliminating the limitation on lottery advertising expenses based on the lottery prize payout percentage. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Postponed
HB 2239 80-0 (2007) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al. Relating to the adoption of a state scenic byways program. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 2251 80-0 (2007) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to advertising by certain insurers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2822 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the use of public funds by a political subdivision for communications that contain false information relating to a ballot measure; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2944 80-0 (2007) Author: Murphy, Jim
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to permits for erecting certain outdoor signs or advertising. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3650 80-0 (2007) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to advertising in Department of Public Safety driver's license mailings. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3710 80-0 (2007) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to outdoor advertising on certain toll roads. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 111 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Isett, Carl
Relating to the removal or reconstruction of certain outdoor advertising. House: State Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 219 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al. Relating to the advertising, promoting, and conducting of certain live musical performances; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SB 253 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the advertising, promoting, and conducting of certain live musical performances; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 277 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
Relating to the use in an advertisement of a name or picture of a member of the United States armed forces or the state military forces; providing a criminal penalty. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 421 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the acknowledgment of a candidate's authorization of political advertising. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 599 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the regulation of telephone calls made by certain persons for political advertising purposes; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1084 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Allen, Alma
Relating to advertising in Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas driver's license mailings. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1385 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Van Arsdale, Corbin
Relating to the use of certain audio or video material produced by or under the direction of an appellate court; providing penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1525 80-0 (2007) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to advertising by certain insurers. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1704 80-0 (2007) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to exempting expenditures for advertising from certain competitive bidding requirements for municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1949 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the use by an active peace officer of the officer's rank or status to advertise or promote certain private businesses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 997 79-0 (2005) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to procedures for compensating owners of outdoor advertising that is subject to condemnation or obstruction by certain governmental entities or public utilities. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1200 79-0 (2005) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to certain payments or allowances to a retailer for a special advertising or distribution service; providing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 2163 79-0 (2005) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the use by an active peace officer of the officer's rank or status to advertise or promote certain private businesses. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2950 79-0 (2005) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the regulation of outdoor advertising and the establishment of a scenic byways program. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Posting rule suspended
SB 1375 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Isett, Carl
Relating to the regulation of outdoor advertising. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1579 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the regulation of certain political contributions, political expenditures, and political advertising; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1750 78-0 (2003) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to disclosure of price information in a written advertisement for certain communications services or equipment; providing a civil penalty. House: Regulated Industries Left pending in committee
HB 1962 78-0 (2003) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the Transportation Code. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2195 78-0 (2003) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the regulation and reporting of certain political contributions, political expenditures, and political advertising. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2207 78-0 (2003) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the regulation of outdoor advertising. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2687 78-0 (2003) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to procedures for compensating owners of outdoor advertising that is subject to condemnation. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
SB 1085 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the regulation of outdoor advertising. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1249 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to procedures for compensating owners of outdoor advertising that is subject to condemnation. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1616 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to expenditures for certain advertising that identifies a candidate; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the regulation of certain political contributions, political expenditures, and political advertising; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 273 77-0 (2001) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the advertising of alcoholic beverages on properties under the control of and in programs and publications of the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: State Recreational Resources Referred to State Recreational Resources
HB 408 77-0 (2001) Author: Shields, John | et. al. Relating to misrepresentation concerning political activity of a tax-exempt organization; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Considered in Calendars
HB 732 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to disclosure of price information in a written advertisement for certain communications services; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 748 77-0 (2001) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to use of funds of a metropolitan transit authority to inform the public in connection with an election measure. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1034 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to disclosure of price information in a written advertisement for certain communications services or equipment; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
HB 1697 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Dan
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the erection and maintenance of outdoor advertising by certain nonprofit organizations or schools. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1772 77-0 (2001) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the approval and financing of sports and community venue projects. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1965 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the imposition and use of revenue from a sales and use tax on billboard advertising services. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2094 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the creation of an offense for advertising for the adoption of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2433 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to reporting of legislative advertising; providing criminal and civil penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2573 77-0 (2001) Author: Noriega, Rick | et. al. Relating to advertising effecting a port authority. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HCR 39 77-0 (2001) Author: Najera, Manny Requesting radio and television stations to review drug advertisements to make sure they comply with federal law. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HCR 309 77-0 (2001) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections in H.B. No. 1772. Signed by the Governor
SB 141 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to requiring disclaimers on certain advertisements that offer homestead designation services. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1218 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to liability for prohibited initiation or delivery of unsolicited electronic mail advertisements. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 4 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the regulation of certain political contributions, political expenditures, and political advertising; providing civil penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Point of order sustained
HB 218 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to regulating and reporting certain political contributions and certain political expenditures and to regulating certain political advertising; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 880 76-0 (1999) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to the advertising of alcoholic beverages on properties under the control of and in programs and publications of the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1068 76-0 (1999) Author: McReynolds, Jim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the wording of certain political advertising and campaign communications. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1300 76-0 (1999) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the advertising of specialized license plates. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1773 76-0 (1999) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to unsolicited electronic mail; providing civil penalties. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1779 76-0 (1999) Author: Alexander, Clyde
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the eligibility of lodging establishments located near interchanges for specific information logo signs. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 2385 76-0 (1999) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to reporting of certain legislative advertising; providing criminal and civil penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2420 76-0 (1999) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al. Relating to an advertisement sent to a facsimile machine. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to s/c by chair
HB 2433 76-0 (1999) Author: Swinford, David Relating to campus report cards in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2457 76-0 (1999) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to certain promotional activities for certain alcoholic beverage permit holders and licensees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2458 76-0 (1999) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to certain promotional activities for certain alcoholic beverage permit holders. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2720 76-0 (1999) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to certain promotional activities for certain alcoholic beverage permit holders. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 2749 76-0 (1999) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to disclosures in connection with telephone advertising or polling in connection with political campaigns; providing a civil penalty. House: Elections Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2778 76-0 (1999) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the allocation of a portion of the revenue from the hotel occupancy tax for use in international marketing activities. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3441 76-0 (1999) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to advertising in Texas Department of Public Safety publications. House: Public Safety Companion considered in lieu of in committee
SB 106 76-0 (1999) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to a telecommunication for the delivery of an advertisement; providing penalties. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in subcommittee
SB 246 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to promotion of the purchase of specialized license plates. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 1114 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Yarbrough, Ken
Relating to certain promotional activities for certain alcoholic beverage permit holders and licensees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1121 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Yarbrough, Ken
Relating to certain promotional activities for certain alcoholic beverage permit holders. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1169 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Isett, Carl
Relating to advertising in the Texas driver's handbook. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
SB 1204 76-0 (1999) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Bosse, Fred
Relating to the elements of and damages for trespass relating to billboards or other outdoor advertising. House: Civil Practices
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1699 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to regulating and reporting certain political contributions and certain political expenditures and to regulating certain political advertising; providing criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1256 75-0 (1997) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to permitting an aircraft to be used in alcoholic beverage advertising or promotion. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 1605 75-0 (1997) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to outdoor advertising of alcoholic beverages. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 1627 75-0 (1997) Author: Clark, Ron Relating to a notice requirement for political advertising signs. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2092 75-0 (1997) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to advertisements for certain health benefit plans. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2676 75-0 (1997) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al. Relating to lottery advertisements and promotions. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2997 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Delwin
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the regulation of outdoor advertising in certain dry areas. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3026 75-0 (1997) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the erection or maintenance of outdoor advertising on certain airport land. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3472 75-0 (1997) Author: Clark, Ron | et. al. Relating to the regulation of outdoor advertising of sexually oriented businesses on or near an interstate or primary highway system. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 484 75-0 (1997) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Carter, Bill
Relating to outdoor advertising of alcoholic beverages. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 672 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Goolsby, Tony
Relating to permitting an aircraft to be used in alcoholic beverage advertising or promotion. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 682 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to advertisements for certain health benefit plans. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 1149 75-0 (1997) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to a prohibition on telecommunications utilities discriminating in the placement of advertisements in telephone directories. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SJR 56 74-0 (1995) Author: Henderson, Don Proposing that the Supreme Court be directed to promulgate certain rules regarding lawyer advertising. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1258 72-0 (1991) Author: Gibson, Bruce | et. al.
Sponsor: Dickson, Temple
Relating to the authority of the Consumer Credit Commissioner, the regulation of certain consumer credit practices, and the regulation of pawnshops; providing civil and administrative penalties. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 83 72-0 (1991) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Kuempel, Edmund
Relating to the regulation of legislative advertising; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
1st Printing sent to Calendars
SB 1065 72-0 (1991) Author: Dickson, Temple Relating to the expansion of the powers of the consumer credit commissioner to regulate the operation of pawnshops and to the regulation of certain advertisement and lending practices. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 1934 71-0 (1989) Author: Marchant, Ken Relating to the prohibition of certain advertising to provide credit or credit related services; and providing a penalty. House: Financial Institutions 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2851 71-0 (1989) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to the mandatory submission of information regarding nonconforming signs by certain sign advertising businesses operating within the State. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 3058 71-0 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to regulation of political funds and advertising. House: Elections Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SB 1083 71-0 (1989) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to submission of information regarding nonconforming signs by certain sign advertising businesses; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1203 71-0 (1989) Author: Dickson, Temple Relating to the prohibition of certain advertising to provide credit or credit related services; and providing a penalty. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1485 71-0 (1989) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the regulation of political funds and advertising. Senate: State Affairs Meeting canceled
HB 154 70-0 (1987) Author: Burnett, Dick Relating to the creation of an offense for advertising going out of business sales in certain circumstances. House: Business & Commerce Referred to subcommittee
HB 225 70-0 (1987) Author: Watson, Ed Relating to creation of an offense concerning disclosure of a product's country of origin in an advertisement of the product. House: State Affairs Withdrawn from calendar
HB 940 70-0 (1987) Author: Taylor, M.A. Relating to alcoholic beverage advertising on boats and aircraft. House: Liquor Regulation No action taken in committee
SB 523 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Chet
Sponsor: Taylor, M.A.
Relating to alcoholic beverage advertising on boats and aircraft. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 488 69-0 (1985) Author: Messer, Bill
Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
Relating to the regulation of advertising by dentists and to certain exceptions from the definition of dentistry. House: Public Education
Senate: Health & Human Resources
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HB 1040 69-0 (1985) Author: Hudson, David Relating to real estate sales promotion; providing a penalty. House: Business & Commerce 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1211 69-0 (1985) Author: Arnold, Gordon "Doc" Relating to outdoor advertising for alcoholic beverages. House: Liquor Regulation Rules suspended
HB 1338 69-0 (1985) Author: Blackwood, Bill Relating to documentation of facts contained in campaign communications or political advertising; providing a penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1760 69-0 (1985) Author: Clemons, Billy
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Relating to registered family home advertisements; providing a penalty. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
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HB 2007 69-0 (1985) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the imposition, administration, collection, and criminal and civil enforcement of, and to the allocation of revenue from a gross receipts tax on outdoor advertisers. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
SB 284 69-0 (1985) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to the regulation of advertising by dentists and to certain exceptions from the definition of dentistry. Senate: Health & Human Resources Reported favorably with substitute
SB 501 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Arnold, Gordon "Doc"
Relating to outdoor advertising for alcholic beverages. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 1439 69-0 (1985) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to promotional bingo. Senate: Economic Development Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 160 68-0 (1983) Author: Staniswalis, Chip
Sponsor: Washington, Craig
Relating to the required elements of disclosure for political advertising. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 660 68-0 (1983) Author: Hernandez, Joe Relating to the required elements of disclosure for political advertising. House: Elections Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 661 68-0 (1983) Author: Messer, Bill Relating to local government compensation for required removal of outdoor advertising. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1077 68-0 (1983) Author: Gandy, Charles Relating to exclusion of certain advertising costs from consideration in determining a utility's rates. House: State Affairs Coauthor authorized
HB 1741 68-0 (1983) Author: Keller, Ray
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to advertising regulations under the Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies Act. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 2150 68-0 (1983) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Henderson, Don
Relating to local regulation of alcoholic beverage advertising. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 2169 68-0 (1983) Author: Valles, Robert "Bob" Relating to deceptive advertising by an alcoholic beverage permittee. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Committee on Liquor Regulation
SB 367 68-0 (1983) Author: Sharp, John
Sponsor: Messer, Bill
Relating to local government compensation for required removal of outdoor advertising. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1040 67-0 (1981) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to local government compensation for a sign removed under a local ordinance. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1676 67-0 (1981) Author: Bock II, Bennie Relating to regulation of political advertising. House: Elections Comm. report printed & sent to Comm. on Local & Consent Cal.
HB 498 66-0 (1979) Author: Brown, Albert "Al" Relating to the advertising of beer. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to subcommittee
HB 672 66-0 (1979) Author: Green, Forrest Relating to use of endorsements in political advertising. House: Elections Motion to reconsider spread on the journal
HB 805 66-0 (1979) Author: Brown, Albert "Al"
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to outdoor advertising of alcoholic beverages. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1449 66-0 (1979) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to retention of certain advertising along highways in the interstate or primary system. House: Transportation Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1650 66-0 (1979) Author: Garcia, Matt Relating to advertising by a notary public who is not an attorney. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1697 66-0 (1979) Author: Coody, Bill Relating to certain political advertising. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 2051 66-0 (1979) Author: Pierce, George
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to the purchase of certain kinds of political advertising. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Ordered not printed
SB 122 66-0 (1979) Author: Clower, Ron Providing for the disclosure of the party affiliation of candidates by persons contracting for political advertising; prescribing a criminal penalty; declaring an emergency. Senate: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 913 66-0 (1979) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to consideration of advertising expenses in setting utility rates. Senate: Economic Development Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 1107 66-0 (1979) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Garcia, Matt
Relating to advertising by a notary public who is not an attorney; prescribing sanctions for noncompliance with the Act. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 11 65-0 (1977) Author: Leland, Mickey Allowing licensed pharmacists to advertise certain services and the contents of the poster listing the one hundred most prescribed drugs in Texas. House: Health & Welfare Referred to subcommittee
HB 1122 65-0 (1977) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to the consideration of advertising expenses in setting utility rates. House: State Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably with amendments
HB 1591 65-0 (1977) Author: Adams, Herman Provision concerning advertisement by insurers that their policies are protected under the Act. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Committee on Economic Development
HB 1676 65-0 (1977) Author: Vaughan, Kenneth Relating to the prohibition of alcoholic beverage advertising; providing penalties. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Committee on Liquor Regulation
SB 880 65-0 (1977) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to the consideration of advertising expenses in setting utility rates. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 975 65-0 (1977) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to the use of office titles in political campaigns for elective public offices. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 1248 65-0 (1977) Author: Adams, Don
Sponsor: Adams, Herman
Relating to certain political advertising; prohibiting the expenditure of the funds of a political subdivision for the purpose of political advertising; providing penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
90 Day Bill
HB 932 64-0 (1975) Author: Hudson III, Samuel
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the manner of advertising sales of real estate under deeds of trust; providing for certain notice to the debtor. House: Judiciary
Senate: Economic Development
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HB 1008 64-0 (1975) Author: Bigham, John R. Relating to certain outdoor advertising erected or maintained along certain highways. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
HB 1207 64-0 (1975) Author: Slay, Chester Relating to control of certain outdoor advertising. House: Transportation Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1438 64-0 (1975) Author: Lewis, Gibson Relating to control of certain outdoor advertising near the interstate or primary highway systems. House: Transportation Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 1586 64-0 (1975) Author: Hilliard, Bill Relating to regulation of advertising coverage under the Life, Accident, Health, and Hospital Service Insurance Guaranty Association Act. House: Insurance Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 908 64-0 (1975) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Lewis, Gibson
Relating to control of certain outdoor advertising near the interstate or primary highway systems. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
90 day bill
SB 967 64-0 (1975) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the manner of advertising sales of real estate under deeds of trust; providing for certain notice to the mortgagor and for avoidance of foreclosure by compliance with the contract. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Committee on Economic Development
HB 208 63-0 (1973) Author: Denton, Lane Relating to political advertising in elections; providing criminal and civil penalties for false representations of the source of the advertising. House: Elections Sent to Calendar Committee
HB 369 63-0 (1973) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Fixing the manner of advertising sales of real estate under deeds of trust; and declaring an emergency. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee hearing date
HB 1520 63-0 (1973) Author: Tupper, Jr., Charles
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to unlawful advertising concerning the practice of dentistry and the practice of a dental technician; amending Article 752a, Penal Code of Texas, 1925; and declaring an emergency. House: Human Resources
Senate: Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
SB 687 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the regulation and prohibition of certain types of advertising by chiropractics. Senate: Human Resources Committee substitute
SB 905 63-0 (1973) Author: Braecklein, Bill
Sponsor: Scoggins, Ralph "Skip"
Relating to the outdoor advertising of alcoholic beverages. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 226 62-0 (1971) Author: Kaster, James J.
Sponsor: Christie, Joe
Relating to authorizing incorporated cities of not more than 500,000 population according to the last preceding federal census to expend money, not exceeding one per cent of the city's general fund budget, for advertising the city and promoting its growth and development and providing for the creation and operation of a Citizens' Advisory Committee or City Board of Development.
HB 1182 61-0 (1969) Author: Slider, James Lenoy Relating to amending the Insurance Code relating to the advertising of insurance, the solicitation of insurance and on other methods of communication and contact in respect of insurance and the methods employed in connection therewith; providing for enforcement; providing for fines and forfeits; providing for action by the Attorney General; prohibiting any unconstitutional application of the Article.
HB 291 60-0 (1967) Author: Weldon, James D. "Jimmy" Relating to prohibiting political advertising on public property; prescribing a penalty.
HB 343 60-0 (1967) Author: Hawkins, Jack Ross | et. al. Relating to amending certain statutes so as to fix the manner of advertising sales of real estate under deeds of trust.
SCR 101 59-0 (1965)
HB 301 58-0 (1963) Author: Segrest, Clarence James | et. al. Relating to providing for the regulation of outdoor advertising along the Federal Interstate System of Highways within the state.
HB 399 58-0 (1963) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" | et. al. Relating to amending a portion of the Texas Liquor Control Act, to more clearly define "outdoor advertising".
HB 470 58-0 (1963) Author: Eckhardt, Robert Christian "Bob" Relating to repealing the levy of a tax for purpose of advertising in and for certain counties.
HB 359 57-0 (1961) Author: Dungan, William Taylor "Bill" Relating to false advertising of insurers not authorized to transact business in this State; subjecting such insurers to the jurisdiction of the State Board of Insurance and the courts of this State.
HB 655 57-0 (1961) Author: Wilson, Charles N. "Charlie" Relating to placing a tax on the occupation of using the areas adjacent to public roads outside cities for advertising.
HB 897 57-0 (1961) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to amending the Texas Liquor Control Act to more clearly define "outdoor advertising."
SB 157 57-0 (1961) Author: Reagan, Bruce A. Relating to false advertising of insurers not authorized to transact business in this state.
HB 68 56-0 (1959) Author: Hinson, George T. | et. al. Relating to the advertising of the historical, natural, agricultural, industrial, educational, recreational, and other resources of Texas; providing for the creation of the Texas Development Board.
HB 201 56-0 (1959) Author: Ramsey, V. L. "Bo" | et. al. Relating to prohibiting false wholesale advertising and misrepresenting the true nature of business; prescribing penalties for violation of the Act.
HB 585 56-0 (1959) Author: Oliver, W. T. "Boss Cajun" Relating to levying an occupation tax upon the business of publication of newspapers, operation of television stations, operation of radio broadcasting stations and the business of outdoor advertising by billboards; prescribing penalties.
HB 860 56-0 (1959) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to amending the Texas Liquor Control Act to more clearly define "outdoor advertising".
SB 152 56-0 (1959) Author: Reagan, Bruce A. | et. al. Relating to the advertising of the historical, natural, agricultural, industrial, educational, recreational, and other resources of Texas; providing for the creation of the Texas Development Board and prescribing the powers and duties thereof.
HB 656 54-0 (1955) Author: Bergman, Douglas Ernest | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts to exclude from the term "outdoor advertising" any advertising appearing in or on any public vehicular conveyances for hire which are part of a regularly scheduled transportation system.
HB 755 54-0 (1955) Author: Bishop, Jr., A. J. Relating to authorizing general law cities to make appropriations for advertising and promoting their growth and development; requiring an election; providing for severability.
HB 785 53-0 (1953) Author: Brown, Hulon Brasier Relating to repealing certain Acts of the 47th Legislature, enacted in its R.S.; concerning certain appropriations for the purpose of advertising and promoting the growth and development of counties.
SB 262 53-0 (1953) Author: Secrest, Jarrard | et. al. Relating to amending the Penal Code relating to authorizing the Texas Liquor Control Board to regulate and restrict advertising of beer, by any media, which the Board finds to be indecent, obscene or offensive to the public.
HB 147 53-1 (1954) Author: Pyle, Joe Relating to authorizing the State of Texas to raise funds through a medium of advertising in textbooks which are State-owned; to use the money earned and saved by and through said advertising to purchase text books, school library books, school supplies and other library books bought and paid for by the State; for payment of teachers' salaries, for rehabilitation of delinquents, for buildings, furnishings and materials and supplies needed for research in incurable diseases of children, to aid children with incurable diseases, and for all costs pertaining to the carrying out of this Act; to manufacture book covers containing advertising; to use therefor prison labor from the State Penitentiary; to print advertising on designated State-purchased, State-used and distributed supplies; to provide for rebinding of all State-owned books by prison labor.
HB 357 50-0 (1947) Author: Martin, Thomas Johnson "Tom" Relating to amending the Penal Code so as to prohibit advertising by any physician, surgeon, chiropodist, masseur, optometrist, or any person who practices medicine, optometry, or the art of healing the sick, with or without medicine; providing a penalty for a violation of this Act; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith; providing a saving clause.
SB 120 50-0 (1947) Author: Bullock, Pat M. | et. al. Relating to amending the Penal Code so as to make it unlawful for any person who practices medicine, optometry or the art of healing the sick to advertise any false, untrue or misleading statement concerning himself or any other person who practices such profession; repealing conflicting laws; providing a saving clause.
HB 290 48-0 (1943) Author: Knight, Roger A. Relating to providing that any person as owner, employee, or representative of any radio station who sells, leases, or gives an option on any radio time or services for any purpose designed to advance or defeat the candidacy of any person for State office, must make a report within three (3) days to the Secretary of State; providing a penalty for the violation of any provision of this Act.
SB 414 47-0 (1941) Author: Vick, Kyle A. | et. al. Relating to amending certain Act regulating the advertising of beer through the medium of outdoor signs.
HB 416 46-0 (1939) Author: Dean, Travis B. Relating to levying an occupation tax on every person, firm or corporation conducting the business of advertising by signs painted, printed or pasted on bill-boards or other similar spaces, providing the method for paying and collecting such tax.
HB 700 46-0 (1939) Author: Celaya, Augustine Relating to providing that no newspaper, magazine, or other publication, published daily, biweekly, weekly, monthly, or otherwise, shall sell, solicit, bargain for, offer, or accept political advertisements for money, other consideration, or favors, from more than one candidate for any or all political offices, unless such publication shall have been published and circulated generally for at least twelve (12) months next preceding the acceptance of such political advertisement; providing a penalty for the breach of this Act.
HB 200 44-0 (1935) Relating to political advertising.
SB 18 44-1 (1935) Relating to authorizing Commissioner's Courts in counties having a population of not less than 125,000 inhabitants and not more than 175,000 inhabitants, and containing a city of not less than 90,000 inhabitants, according to the least preceding Federal Census, to levy a direct tax of not more than Five (5) Cents on the One Hundred ($100.00) Dollars assessed valuation, for the purpose of advertising and promoting the growth and development of such counties and their county seats, and providing for an election authorizing such tax.
SB 577 42-0 (1931) Author: Beck, John W. E. H. Relating to appropriating the sum of Five Hundred ($500.00) Dollars to be used by the Leasing Board of Eleemosynary and State Memorial Park lands to be used for advertising for bids of mineral leases on lands owned and held by the State as State Eleemosynary and State Memorial Park lands for oil and gas leases.
SB 96 41-5 (1930) Author: Williamson, W. Albert "Cap" Relating to providing authorizing Commissioners' Courts in certain counties in Texas to levy a direct tax of not over five cents on the valuation of One Hundred Dollars for the purpose of advertising the cities of the county seats and counties and providing that all such levy of taxes shall be submitted to the qualified tax-paying voters of the county and a majority vote to be necessary to levy the tax.
HB 253 39-0 (1925) Author: Pope, Bowen | et. al. Relating to amending certain statute regulating publications in newspapers inserted by public officers, agents and agencies; prescribing the rate of charge thereof; fixing the price to be charged for political advertising; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith. House: Public Printing
HB 441 39-0 (1925) Author: Lipscomb, George Raiford Relating to defining, regulating and licensing outdoor advertising; providing for bond to enforce conditions, and fees for county attorney in actions on bond, and providing an exemption. House: Revenue and Taxation
SB 144 39-0 (1925) Author: Moore, Joseph M. "Joe" Relating to amending certain statute regulating publications of legal matters in newspapers inserted by public officers, agents and agencies; prescribing the rate of charge thereof; fixing the price to be charged for political advertising. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
SB 268 39-0 (1925) Author: Berkeley, Benjamin Franklin Relating to amending certain statute relating to the advertisement and sale of public free school and asylum land by providing for validating sales held by the Supreme Court to be void and other sales; allowing forfeiting owners six months in which to redeem their forfeited land. Senate: Public Land and Land Office
SB 109 38-0 (1923) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson | et. al. Relating to providing that all State banks or State bank and trust companies provided for in said Act shall have the right to use any truthful method of advertising; prohibiting the use of any untruthful statements of advertising as to the guaranty fund system of the State banks of Texas.
HB 314 37-0 (1921) Author: Fly, William Madden | et. al. Relating to fraudulent advertising; providing a penalty.
SB 104 37-0 (1921) Author: Hertzberg, Harry Relating to preventing any person, firm or corporation or association from placing before the public any advertisement relating to merchandise securities, service or any other thing offered to the public, containing an assertion, representation or statement of fact which is untrue, deceptive or misleading, providing a penalty for the violation thereof.
HB 111 37-1 (1921) Author: Dinkle, Clifford Eugene Relating to levy occupation tax on maintenance of billboards.
HB 151 35-0 (1917) Author: Mendell, Jr., George W. | et. al. Relating to making fraudulent advertising a penal offense and prescribing penalty.
HB 39 35-1 (1917) Author: Mendell, Jr., George W. Relating to making fraudulent advertising a penal offense; prescribing a penalty.
HB 29 35-3 (1917) Author: Mendell, Jr., George W. Relating to amending laws prohibiting the use of the United States flag for advertising purposes.
SB 49 35-4 (1918) Author: Dean, William Luther | et. al. Relating to Public Health and providing a Sanitary Code for Texas, prohibiting advertisement concerning certain diseases and afflictions, providing a penalty for the violation thereof.
HB 32 34-0 (1915) Author: Nichols, Joseph Francis Relating to making fraudulent advertising a penal offense; prescribing a penalty.
HB 86 34-0 (1915) Author: Mendell, Jr., George W. | et. al. Relating to prohibiting fraudulent advertising; creating a misdemeanor and prescribing a penalty.
HB 196 34-0 (1915) Author: Cunningham, John Relating to regulating the publishing, printing, circulation and distribution of campaign advertisements; requiring every person, firm or corporation who shall print or publish a newspaper to print at the end of each advertisement concerning any candidate for any office a true and correct statement showing the name of the person who ordered such advertisement; prescribing a penalty.
HB 574 34-0 (1915) Author: Burges, Richard Fenner Relating to preventing fraudulent advertising by publishers.
SB 154 34-0 (1915) Author: Gibson, Flavius M. Relating to regulating the publishing, printing and circulation and distribution of campaign advertisements, bills and circulars or literature of any character and requiring the printing at the end of each such advertisement a statement showing the individual name of the person who ordered such; prescribing a penalty.
HB 22 28-0 (1903) Relating to amending Article 2366, of the Revised Civil Statutes of the State of Texas of 1895, and to repeal Article 2367 of said Statute, fixing the manner of advertising sales of real estate under execution.

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