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HB 73 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to a defense to prosecution for certain offenses involving possession of small amounts of controlled substances and other prohibited drugs, substances, or paraphernalia for defendants seeking assistance for a suspected overdose. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 436 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken | et. al. Relating to the drug testing of certain persons seeking benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3164 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al. Relating to the regulation of substance abuse facilities and programs for juveniles. House: Human Services Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3313 85-0 (2017) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to guidelines for prescribing opioid antagonists. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3978 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 46 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize and regulate the possession, cultivation, and sale of cannabis. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 584 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Rose, Toni
Relating to guidelines for prescribing opioid antagonists. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 889 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to collecting and reporting certain information by the Department of Family and Protective Services relating to certain alcohol and controlled substance use. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 967 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1182 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the prosecution, punishment, and certain civil consequences of conduct causing the birth of a child born addicted to a controlled substance; creating an offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1206 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to access to certain health records and information regarding a child placed for adoption. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1314 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Moody, Joe | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of substance abuse facilities and programs for juveniles. House: Human Services
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1651 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to a defense to prosecution for certain offenses involving possession of small amounts of controlled substances and other prohibited drugs, substances, or paraphernalia for defendants seeking assistance for a suspected overdose. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 265 85-1 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 305 85-1 (2017) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" Relating to the screening of certain women for substance use and postpartum depression. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 225 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to the prescription, administration, and possession of certain opioid antagonists for the treatment of a suspected overdose and a defense to prosecution for certain offenses involving controlled substances and other prohibited drugs, substances, or paraphernalia for defendants seeking assistance for a suspected overdose. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 352 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Ken | et. al. Relating to the drug testing of certain persons seeking benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 543 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the creation of a specialty court for certain first-time DWI offenders; imposing fees for participation and alcohol monitoring. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 642 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to an alcohol awareness program or drug education program for certain minors convicted of or adjudicated to have engaged in, or placed on deferred disposition or community supervision for, certain drug or alcohol related offenses; authorizing a fee. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1055 84-0 (2015) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to expanding the category of persons required to pay certain costs on conviction imposed for the support of drug court programs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1212 84-0 (2015) Author: Price, Four | et. al.
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act and the regulation and scheduling of certain substances. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1245 84-0 (2015) Author: Wray, John Relating to changing the eligibility of inmates convicted of certain intoxication offenses for release on parole or mandatory supervision and to a biennial study regarding prevention of intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1820 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to a prescription drug misuse awareness component of the health curriculum used in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2283 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to entities exempt from regulation as a boarding home facility. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 2690 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to the prevention of overdose deaths by providing a defense for prosecution for certain offenses involving the delivery or possession of controlled substances and other prohibited drugs, substances, or paraphernalia for certain persons who seek medical attention for a suspected opioid overdose, and the prescription, administration, and possession of certain opioid antagonists for the treatment of suspected opioid overdoses. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2945 84-0 (2015) Author: Alonzo, Roberto
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the use of the juvenile case manager fund. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 3200 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to limitations on filling prescriptions for certain opioid pain medications; adding prohibitions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3799 84-0 (2015) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the expunction of certain drug-related offenses following successful treatment and rehabilitation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 4124 84-0 (2015) Author: Burns, DeWayne Relating to the certification of alcohol awareness programs required for minors convicted of or receiving deferred disposition for certain alcohol offenses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
SB 54 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the drug testing of certain persons seeking benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 82 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to community supervision for certain drug possession offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 968 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to a prescription drug misuse awareness component of the health curriculum used in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1921 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses involving controlled substances and other prohibited drugs, substances, or paraphernalia. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SCR 50 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 968. Signed by the Governor
HB 144 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to a mental examination of a child subject to the juvenile justice system. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1070 83-0 (2013) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the expunction of certain alcohol- and drug-related offenses following successful treatment and rehabilitation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1244 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Ken | et. al. Relating to drug testing of certain persons seeking financial assistance benefits. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1275 83-0 (2013) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to certain fees associated with the installation and monitoring of an ethyl alcohol testing device as a condition of bond. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1396 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Susan | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to a study on alcohol and controlled substance statistics prepared by the Department of Family and Protective Services and the Department of State Health Services. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1670 83-0 (2013) Author: Carter, Stefani | et. al. Relating to the addition of a synthetic hallucinogenic substance to Penalty Group 2 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2529 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to disease control pilot programs to reduce the risk of certain communicable diseases. Filed
HB 3288 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to drug testing of a person seeking to obtain or renew a concealed handgun license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety No action taken in committee
HB 3632 83-0 (2013) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to an alcohol awareness program or drug education program for certain minors convicted of or adjudicated to have engaged in, or placed on deferred disposition or community supervision for, certain drug or alcohol related offenses; authorizing a fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3856 83-0 (2013) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to building workforce skills to compete for trade-related jobs, business opportunities and investment. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 90 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to community supervision for certain drug possession offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 126 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, John
Relating to the creation of a mental health and substance abuse public reporting system. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 264 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Carter, Stefani | et. al.
Relating to the addition of certain substances to Penalty Groups 1-A and 2 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act for criminal prosecution and other purposes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 613 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to school district drug abuse prevention policies for classroom teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 687 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to certain fees associated with the installation and monitoring of an ethyl alcohol testing device as a condition of bond. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 992 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to misrepresentations in connection with certain drug testing devices or equipment; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
SB 28 83-1 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the addition of certain substances to Penalty Groups 1-A and 2 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act for criminal prosecution and other purposes. Filed
HB 758 82-0 (2011) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to certain limitations in health benefit plans and health insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 933 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the imposition and use of certain court costs for breath alcohol testing programs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 1845 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to counseling in response to alcoholic beverage violations by students at public and private institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3145 82-0 (2011) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the regulation of chemical dependency counselors. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 3146 82-0 (2011) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to consent for treatment for chemical dependency in a treatment facility and required training for the facility's intake personnel. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 78 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Laubenberg, Jodie
Relating to adverse licensing, listing, or registration decisions by certain health and human services agencies. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 383 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the imposition and use of certain court costs for breath alcohol testing programs. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1066 82-0 (2011) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to adding certain synthetic stimulants to Penalty Group 2 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 1076 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to community supervision for certain drug possession offenses and to a person's eligibility for an order of nondisclosure following a term of community supervision for any of those offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 1331 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to criminal offenses regarding the possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by a minor and providing alcoholic beverages to a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1447 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the regulation of chemical dependency counselors. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1448 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to consent for treatment for chemical dependency in a treatment facility and required training for the facility's intake personnel. Senate: Health & Human Services Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1449 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard Pena
Relating to an alternative method of satisfying certain licensing requirements for chemical dependency treatment facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1531 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the amount of a surcharge assessed on conviction of certain offenses relating to the operating of a motor vehicle while intoxicated against the driver's license of persons who complete an alcohol or drug treatment program. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
HB 558 81-0 (2009) Author: Hernandez, Ana
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to law enforcement and judicial procedures for, and the prosecution of, children who engage in conduct constituting public intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 975 81-0 (2009) Author: Legler, Ken Relating to drug testing of professional employees of public school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1016 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to a fee on sales of alcoholic beverages in certain municipalities to fund fire and emergency services and related educational activities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1426 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the establishment of a pilot program in certain counties to require health and human services providers to provide screening to prevent fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1428 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the construction or operation of chemical dependency treatment facilities near certain residential and community properties. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1708 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to the provision and evaluation of comprehensive substance abuse treatment under the state Medicaid program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1812 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to an interim study concerning certain drug- and alcohol-related matters. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3229 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to a pilot project for a drug and alcohol abuse recovery high school program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3916 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to an alcohol awareness component of the health curriculum used in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3961 81-0 (2009) Author: McReynolds, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the regulation of nursing. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 4517 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to a study on implementing a statewide electronic records system for the transmission of records relating to over-the-counter sales of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, and norpseudoephedrine. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
SB 278 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to appropriations to the Department of State Health Services for the prevention and treatment of substance abuse. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 796 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando | et. al.
Relating to the provision and evaluation of comprehensive substance abuse treatment under the state Medicaid program. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1118 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to community supervision for certain drug possession offenses and to a person's eligibility for an order of nondisclosure following a term of community supervision for any of those offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1181 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the employment of certain persons by amusement parks. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Industry
SB 1344 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to an alcohol awareness component of the health curriculum used in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1580 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the imposition and use of certain court costs for breath alcohol testing programs. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1853 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Hopson, Chuck
Relating to disciplinary actions regarding a pharmacy technician or pharmacy technician trainee. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 24 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to a fee on sales of alcoholic beverages in certain municipalities to fund fire and emergency services and related educational activities. House: Local Government Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 403 80-0 (2007) Author: Hodge, Terri Relating to the termination of supervision and reporting for certain releasees on parole or mandatory supervision who successfully complete a substance abuse treatment program. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 977 80-0 (2007) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to summary destruction or summary forfeiture of controlled substance property or controlled substance plants. House: Law Enforcement Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1455 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a pilot program in certain counties to require health and human services providers to provide screening to prevent fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1678 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the operation of a system of community supervision. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1818 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to an interim study concerning alcohol-related offenses, alcohol awareness, and treatment for alcohol dependency in this state. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2152 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the construction or operation of chemical dependency treatment facilities near certain residential and community properties. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2862 80-0 (2007) Author: Crabb, Joe Relating to requiring a distinctive symbol or marking on the driver's license issued to a person convicted a second or subsequent time of certain intoxication offenses. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 2871 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the creation and administration of the chemical dependency counselor undergraduate and graduate education scholarship program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3034 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to merit pay for certain qualified professionals employed by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice or the Texas Youth Commission. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 3044 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the authority of a county to issue bonds to establish drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 130 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to conduct that constitutes the offense of endangering a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
No action taken in committee
SB 722 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Driver, Joe
Relating to summary destruction or summary forfeiture of controlled substance property or controlled substance plants. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 838 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to the revocation or modification of parole or mandatory supervision. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 989 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to an interim study concerning alcohol-related offenses, alcohol awareness, and treatment for alcohol dependency in this state. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1238 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Veasey, Marc
Relating to local regulation of the distance requirements for the sale and consumption of alcoholic beverages near certain homeless shelters and substance abuse treatment centers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1909 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to community supervision for certain drug possession offenses and to a person's eligibility for an order of nondisclosure following a term of community supervision for any of those offenses. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 374 79-0 (2005) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to the operating of a motor vehicle while having certain amounts of certain controlled substances in the body. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 538 79-0 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the construction or operation of treatment facilities near certain residential and community properties in certain municipalities; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1062 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the availability of judges and magistrates for proceedings related to chemically dependent persons. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1355 79-0 (2005) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al. Relating to liability of certain persons for participation in the illegal drug market. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 1805 79-0 (2005) Author: Campbell, Scott Relating to the provision of alcohol and substance abuse programs by school districts. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2460 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to requiring public schools to establish a drug awareness program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3092 79-0 (2005) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to certain requirements for filing an application for court-ordered chemical dependency treatment services for an adult. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3301 79-0 (2005) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to a fee on sales of alcoholic beverages in certain municipalities to fund fire and emergency services and related educational activities. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3426 79-0 (2005) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the establishment of a binational alcohol and substance abuse task force. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 43 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the establishment of certain programs and initiatives designed to prevent the manufacture and use of methamphetamine. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 66 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Driver, Joe
Relating to the establishment of certain programs and initiatives designed to prevent the manufacture and use of methamphetamine; providing a penalty. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 348 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the availability of judges and magistrates for proceedings related to chemically dependent persons. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 74 79-1 (2005) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to an offense of selling or offering to sell a marihuana flavored confectionery. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 104 79-3 (2006) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to a bill of rights for the poor. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1033 78-0 (2003) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the penalty group classification of 3,4-methylenedioxy methamphetamine (MDMA, MDM) and related criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1321 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the application of certain marketing and contracting restrictions to treatment facilities funded by the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1346 78-0 (2003) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to mental health and substance abuse services provided through certain state health benefit programs. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Left pending in committee
HB 1348 78-0 (2003) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to an assessment of school-based mental health and substance abuse programs. House: Public Health Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1592 78-0 (2003) Author: Nixon, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the establishment of the offense of performing surgery while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1859 78-0 (2003) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the construction or operation of chemical dependency treatment facilities near certain residential and community properties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 2022 78-0 (2003) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to the imposition of a tax on rolling paper intended to be used to smoke tobacco; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2024 78-0 (2003) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to certain fees for importing certain alcoholic beverages. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 2027 78-0 (2003) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to an additional court cost imposed on a person convicted of an offense relating to the operating of a motor vehicle while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3138 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the classification of ephedra as a dangerous drug. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 3240 78-0 (2003) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to certain requirements for filing an application for court-ordered chemical dependency treatment services for an adult. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
SB 333 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Relating to a chemical dependency counselor or counselor intern. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
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SB 491 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to an assessment of school-based mental health and substance abuse programs. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 493 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to mental health and substance abuse services provided through certain state health benefit programs. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 564 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the application of certain marketing and contracting restrictions to treatment facilities funded by the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 616 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Relating to the composition of the Drug Demand Reduction Advisory Committee. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 952 78-0 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the penalty group classification of 3,4-methylenedioxy methamphetamine (MDMA, MDM) and related criminal offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1356 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Relating to the adoption of rules restricting the use of a medical practitioner's Federal Drug Enforcement Administration number. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SCR 36 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Expressing support for the Drug Demand Reduction Advisory Committee's strategy to reduce drug demand in Texas. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 139 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the possession, use, and delivery of certain controlled substances and volatile chemicals; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 160 77-0 (2001) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al. Relating to the admission of minors to facilities for and to the consent of minors to the treatment and rehabilitation of chemical dependency. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 161 77-0 (2001) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to certain offenses committed by a person with an alcohol concentration of 0.15 or more and to the conditions of community supervision imposed on conviction of certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 288 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to authorizing harm reduction programs to reduce the risk of HIV infection, AIDS, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 315 77-0 (2001) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to enhancement of the penalty for an offender who manufactures or delivers a controlled substance causing death or serious bodily injury. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 333 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the voluntary admission of minors for the treatment and rehabilitation of chemical dependency and a minor's right to refuse related medication, therapy, or treatment. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 454 77-0 (2001) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the issuance of a driver's instruction permit by the Department of Public Safety or a driver education school. House: Public Safety No action taken in committee
HB 775 77-0 (2001) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the state's correctional substance abuse treatment and to the creation of a blue ribbon panel and an interagency council to study and make recommendations regarding that treatment. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 793 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to certain personal motor vehicle insurance policy premium discounts. House: Insurance Considered in Calendars
HB 1078 77-0 (2001) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al. Relating to certain offenses committed by a person with an alcohol concentration of 0.15 or more and to the conditions of community supervision imposed on conviction of certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1287 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the establishment of drug court programs and to a study of drug court programs by the Criminal Justice Policy Council. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1339 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to an advisory committee on reducing drug abuse. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1458 77-0 (2001) Author: Williams, Thomas Relating to the possession, use, and delivery of nitrous oxide; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1707 77-0 (2001) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to the regulation of controlled substances under the Texas Controlled Substances Act, to the accessibility of certain information collected under that Act, and to the punishment for certain offenses under that Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1851 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the examination requirement for licensing as a chemical dependency counselor. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1901 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to juveniles with mental health and substance abuse disorders. House: Corrections
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2009 77-0 (2001) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio Relating to requirements for state funding for certain chemical dependency treatment facilities. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2010 77-0 (2001) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the availability of deferred adjudication to a defendant charged with delivering certain controlled substances or marihuana to a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 2135 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to community supervision for possession of a controlled substance. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2178 77-0 (2001) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the expunction of information about certain chemical dependency diagnoses in certain medical records. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2383 77-0 (2001) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to certain grounds for the denial of an application for, the refusal to renew, and the suspension of a license as a licensed chemical dependency counselor and for the restriction of a counselor intern. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3128 77-0 (2001) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the adoption of a drug-free workplace program by employers and to a discount on workers' compensation insurance premiums for employers who elect to participate in the program. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 3324 77-0 (2001) Author: Solomons, Burt
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the requirement that an ignition interlock device be installed on the vehicle of a person placed on community supervision for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 22 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Smith, Todd | et. al.
Relating to the admission of minors to facilities for and to the consent of minors to the treatment and rehabilitation of chemical dependency. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 23 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to enhancement of the penalty for an offender who manufactures or delivers a controlled substance causing death or serious bodily injury. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 56 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to creating a presumption regarding a person's alcohol concentration level for purposes of the administrative suspension of the person's driver's license. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken in committee
SB 57 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the period of the suspension of a driver's license on refusal to give a specimen of the person's breath or blood. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken in committee
SB 58 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the information provided by a peace officer to a person arrested for certain alcohol-related offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken in committee
SB 106 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David | et. al. Relating to the possession, use, and delivery of certain controlled substances and volatile chemicals; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 439 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
Relating to the match requirement for the receipt of state funds by certain organizations providing chemical dependency treatment services. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 558 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to an advisory committee on reducing drug demand. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 653 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to certain counseling and treatment that may be required under a protective order of a person found to have committed family violence. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
SB 753 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Keel, Terry | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of controlled substances under the Texas Controlled Substances Act, to the accessibility of certain information collected under that Act, and to the punishment for certain offenses under that Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 801 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the liability of certain state-operated treatment facilities and mental health facilities. Senate: Jurisprudence Record vote
SB 1193 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of the joint interim committee on substance abuse and crime prevention to evaluate the potential benefits of drug treatment and counseling as an alternative to incarceration of nonviolent drug offenders. Senate: Administration No action taken in committee
SB 1212 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Jones, Jesse
Relating to the examination requirement for licensing as a chemical dependency counselor. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1322 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to the requirement that an ignition interlock device be installed on the vehicle of a person placed on community supervision for certain intoxication offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 129 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the award of good conduct time to inmates who voluntarily submit to certain controlled substances testing. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 295 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the use of a portion of the proceeds of criminal asset forfeiture for programs designed to prevent juvenile drug abuse. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 656 76-0 (1999) Author: Noriega, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the penalty for sale or delivery of a substance containing a volatile chemical to a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 733 76-0 (1999) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to mandatory drug testing before employment in a nursing home or a home and community support services agency. House: Human Services No action taken in committee
HB 748 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the submission of prescription information to the director of the Department of Public Safety under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 750 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the authority of the director of the Department of Public Safety to permit the use of triplicate or single prescription forms under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1019 76-0 (1999) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to consent for substance abuse treatment of a minor. House: Public Health Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1145 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the continuing education requirements for a licensed chemical dependency counselor. House: Public Health
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1195 76-0 (1999) Author: Hodge, Terri | et. al. Relating to authorizing school districts to offer drug testing programs. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1224 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the requirement that alcohol awareness information be included in the curriculum of certain driver education and driving safety courses. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1279 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to enhancement of the penalty for an offender who manufactures or delivers a controlled substance causing death or serious bodily injury. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1411 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the conservatorship of and access to certain children by parents having a history of family violence. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1440 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to requiring candidates for and appointees to elective public office to submit to drug testing. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1556 76-0 (1999) Author: Hodge, Terri | et. al. Relating to reports of overdoses of certain controlled substances to the Texas Department of Health; creating an offense. House: Public Health Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1995 76-0 (1999) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to contributing to the delinquency of a narcotic addict. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2099 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to required drug testing of minors applying for a driver's license. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2115 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to certain permissible conditions of placement on deferred disposition for offenses involving the use of alcohol, a controlled substance, or drugs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2527 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the maintenance of dangerous drugs and controlled substances at a convalescent or nursing home or at an intermediate care facility for the mentally retarded. House: Public Health No action taken in committee
HB 2651 76-0 (1999) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the detention, involuntary commitment, and treatment of certain pregnant women who abuse alcohol or a controlled substance. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2695 76-0 (1999) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated or after having consumed alcohol. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2967 76-0 (1999) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the transfer of certain products containing ephedrine to a person 17 years of age or younger; creating an offense. House: Public Health Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3113 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to requiring school districts to implement drug testing programs for certain students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3126 76-0 (1999) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the establishment and application of uniform criteria for evaluating state-funded drug abuse prevention programs. House: Public Health
Senate: Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 3145 76-0 (1999) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the voluntary admission and consent of minors for the treatment and rehabilitation of chemical dependency. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 3231 76-0 (1999) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the consent of a person on psychoactive medication to the use of electroconvulsive therapy. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 3606 76-0 (1999) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to licensing requirements for alternative education programs that provide chemical dependency treatment services. House: Public Health
Senate: Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 3611 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the authority of a municipality to impose a tax on certain mixed alcoholic beverages. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 3757 76-0 (1999) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to approved drug and alcohol driving awareness programs. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 14 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to certain licensing requirements for chemical dependency counselors. Senate: Human Services Referred to Human Services
SB 41 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Relating to enhancement of the penalty for an offender who manufactures or delivers a controlled substance causing death or serious bodily injury. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 42 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Hodge, Terri
Relating to authorizing school districts to offer drug testing programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 43 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Hodge, Terri
Relating to reports of overdoses of certain controlled substances to the Texas Department of Health; creating an offense. House: Public Health
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 44 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Relating to the admission of minors to facilities for and to the consent of minors to the treatment and rehabilitation of chemical dependency. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 51 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to prohibiting persons convicted of certain drug-related offenses from receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits. Senate: Health Services Committee report printed and distributed
SB 185 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to certain permissible conditions of placement on deferred disposition for offenses involving the use of alcohol, a controlled substance, or drugs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 253 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the submission of prescription information to the director of the Department of Public Safety under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. Senate: Health Services Referred to Health Services
SB 254 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the prescription forms used under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 656 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Hilbert, Paul
Relating to the transfer of certain products containing ephedrine to a person 17 years of age or younger; creating an offense. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1087 76-0 (1999) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the maintenance of dangerous drugs and controlled substances at a convalescent or nursing home or at an intermediate care facility for the mentally retarded. Senate: Health Services Referred to Health Services
SB 1116 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to an exception to the offense of contributing to the delinquency of a narcotic addict. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1235 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the use of a medical practitioner's Federal Drug Enforcement Administration number; creating an offense. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1406 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the period of the suspension of a driver's license on refusal to give a specimen of the person's breath or blood. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1407 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to requiring a peace officer to take possession of the driver's license of a person arrested for certain intoxication offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1408 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the information provided by a peace officer to a person arrested for an alcohol-related offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1409 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Smith, Todd
Relating to creating a presumption regarding a person's alcohol concentration level for purposes of the administrative suspension of the person's driver's license. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Withdrawn from calendar
HB 105 75-0 (1997) Author: Serna, Gilbert | et. al. Relating to regulating customer access to aerosol paint and creating an offense for the possession of aerosol paint by a person younger than 18 years of age; providing penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 120 75-0 (1997) Author: Hirschi, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to a physician's treatment of acute or chronic pain. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 382 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to requiring candidates for and appointees to elective public office to submit to drug testing. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 438 75-0 (1997) Author: Alvarado, Leo | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the implementation of a controlled substances testing program to be administered to inmates housed in facilities operated by or under contract with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 491 75-0 (1997) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to certain criminal background checks regarding applicants for and holders of chemical dependency counselor licenses. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 602 75-0 (1997) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to retailers' permits for, and programs funded by, tobacco sales. House: Ways & Means Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 747 75-0 (1997) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the distributing of a portion of the proceeds of criminal asset forfeiture to programs designed to prevent youthful drug abuse. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 904 75-0 (1997) Author: Holzheauser, Steve Relating to an arrest for the offense of public intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 983 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Glenn | et. al. Relating to regulating customer access to aerosol paint and creating an offense for the possession of aerosol paint by a person younger than 18 years of age; providing penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1459 75-0 (1997) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the delivery and funding of certain mental health, chemical dependency, and mental retardation services through networks established by community centers; establishing requirements for capitation and other at-risk contracts for members of the state's priority population; and declaring an emergency. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1599 75-0 (1997) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to exempting faith-based chemical dependency counselors and counseling programs from certain licensing requirements. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1822 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the release of certain children in need of treatment by the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 2119 75-0 (1997) Author: Bosse, Fred
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2198 75-0 (1997) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the issuance of Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse license plates. House: Transportation
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2481 75-0 (1997) Author: Swinford, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to faith-based chemical dependency treatment programs and counselors. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 3244 75-0 (1997) Author: Gray, Patricia
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the efficient use of services and facilities for adult offenders determined to have alcohol or drug abuse problems. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 3295 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the administration of certain laws regarding alcohol and drug abuse programs, including the licensing of certain treatment facilities. House: Public Health No action taken in committee
SB 196 75-0 (1997) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the ability of the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse to charge a fee for the certification of certain education programs for repeat offenders. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 197 75-0 (1997) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Relating to the regulation of alcohol awareness courses by the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 276 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to organizational and health maintenance organization requirements for community centers to provide certain services under capitation and other at-risk agreements in plans approved by the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Point of order sustained
SB 277 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to provision of certain mental health and substance abuse services through health maintenance organizations. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 345 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to suits and investigations concerning the parent-child relationship that involve children born addicted to certain substances. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
SB 364 75-0 (1997) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse; providing penalties. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 476 75-0 (1997) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Relating to certain criminal background information obtained by the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 563 75-0 (1997) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to model gang violence suppression and substance abuse prevention curricula. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1070 75-0 (1997) Author: Sibley, David | et. al. Relating to faith-based chemical dependency treatment programs and counselors. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SCR 1 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce Encouraging public school superintendents to enhance driver education curriculum to emphasize alcohol awareness education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SCR 2 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce Encouraging justice of the peace and municipal courts to utilize identified alcohol prevention/education-related activities as community service projects. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 350 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the disqualification of certain offenders from eligibility for licensing as a chemical dependency counselor. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 586 74-0 (1995) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Relating to an increase in federal funding for chemical dependency treatment services. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 657 74-0 (1995) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the protection of certain children of persons who abuse controlled substances. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 975 74-0 (1995) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to requiring the reporting of substance abuse by a pregnant woman as child abuse. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1101 74-0 (1995) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to requiring candidates for and appointees to elective public office to submit to drug testing. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1726 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to certain criminal background information obtained by the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse. House: Public Safety
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on intent calendar
HB 1819 74-0 (1995) Author: Luna, Vilma
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to approval of alcohol and drug abuse driving awareness programs for personal automobile insurance discounts. House: Public Health
Senate: Economic Development
No action taken in committee
HB 2093 74-0 (1995) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to applications for emergency detention of certain persons at risk of harming themselves or others because of the effects of mental illness or substance abuse. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 2389 74-0 (1995) Author: Hilbert, Paul
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the lawful operation of a motor vehicle by certain chemically dependent persons and persons who are adjudged to be mentally incompetent. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2537 74-0 (1995) Author: Luna, Vilma Relating to fees on conviction for certain drug or alcohol offenses and to law enforcement education partnership programs for the prevention of substance abuse. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2923 74-0 (1995) Author: Munoz, Sergio Relating to establishing a community-based treatment program for certain dually diagnosed children in a region bordering Mexico. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 3171 74-0 (1995) Author: Luna, Vilma | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the exemption of certain chemical dependency programs from licensure requirements. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HCR 132 74-0 (1995) Author: Glaze, Bob | et. al. Expressing support for the study and evaluation of an integrated treatment approach for persons with a co-occurring substance addiction and mental illness. House: Public Health Coauthor Authorized
HCR 166 74-0 (1995) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Encouraging the Department of Public Safety to include additional information regarding alcohol and drug abuse in the Texas Drivers Handbook. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Signed by the Governor
SB 158 74-0 (1995) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Luna, Vilma
Relating to the issuance of cease and desist orders by the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 515 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the protection of children from controlled substances. Senate: Jurisprudence Subcommittee meeting cancelled
SB 519 74-0 (1995) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: McDonald, Nancy
Relating to peer assistance and reporting programs for students enrolled in certain professional educational programs. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 1410 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to the inclusion of the services of licensed chemical dependency counselors in certain health insurance coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
SCR 88 74-0 (1995) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Glaze, Bob
Expressing support for the study and evaluation of an integrated treatment approach for persons with a co-occurring substance addiction and mental illness. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Signed by the Governor
HB 50 73-0 (1993) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to reports of overdoses of controlled substances to law enforcement authorities. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 215 73-0 (1993) Author: Wolens, Steven | et. al. Relating to eligibility for federal funds for highway and alcohol-awareness programs through the implementation of a statewide administrative driver's license revocation program; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor Authorized
HB 242 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to dedication of state lottery funds to programs for the prevention of juvenile violence, gang activity, and drug use. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1045 73-0 (1993) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the regulation of the provision of services to persons with certain disabilities; providing civil and criminal penalties; making an appropriation. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1533 73-0 (1993) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to community based services provided by the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1626 73-0 (1993) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to a requirement that the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse provide alternatives for children at risk of selling controlled substances. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 2002 73-0 (1993) Author: Vowell, Jack | et. al. Relating to the regulation of the provision of services to persons with certain disabilities; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2286 73-0 (1993) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to treatment of chemically dependent persons. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2305 73-0 (1993) Author: Place, Allen Relating to the operation of substance abuse treatment programs in the criminal justice system. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2531 73-0 (1993) Author: McDonald, Nancy Relating to screening tests for the presence of alcohol or drugs in newborn children. House: Public Health No action taken in committee
SB 1 73-0 (1993) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Wolens, Steven
Relating to the implementation of a statewide administrative driver's license revocation program; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 205 73-0 (1993) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of the provision of services to persons with certain disabilities or in need of counseling in a crisis or an emergency; creating offenses and providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 207 73-0 (1993) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: Vowell, Jack | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of the provision of mental health and chemical dependency services and of billing for health services. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
SB 210 73-0 (1993) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Vowell, Jack | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of the provision of health care services and mental health services to certain persons and to referrals of certain persons for such services; transferring certain funds; creating offenses and providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 338 73-0 (1993) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Stiles, Mark
Relating to authorizing as a condition of parole or release to mandatory supervision for certain releasees that the releasees submit to treatment or counseling for substance abuse. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 555 73-0 (1993) Author: Patterson, Jerry
Sponsor: Siebert, Bill
Relating to provision of certain mental health and substance abuse services through single service health maintenance organizations. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 834 73-0 (1993) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to treatment of chemically dependent persons and to certain reporting requirements regarding minors and tobacco. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1095 73-0 (1993) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to judicial training on chemical dependency. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1168 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the provision of professionals to aid in the treatment of felons for substance abuse. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Corrections
SB 1176 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the use of property and proceeds derived from criminal asset forfeiture for runaway and at-risk youth programs, dropout reduction programs, gang suppression programs, and substance abuse treatment programs. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 605 72-0 (1991) Author: Larry, Jerald Relating to the offense of going with a firearm on premises where alcoholic beverages are sold or served. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 662 72-0 (1991) Author: Conley, Karyne
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to reporting requirements to receive funding from the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 826 72-0 (1991) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to limitations on insurance coverage for chemical dependency under certain health insurance programs. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
HB 960 72-0 (1991) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to deferral of adjudication and dismissal of certain cases on commitment of a chemically dependent person for court-ordered treatment and completion of the treatment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 1185 72-0 (1991) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Eddie | et. al.
Relating to the use of criminal asset forfeiture funds for drug abuse treatment and prevention programs and certain law enforcement purposes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 1208 72-0 (1991) Author: Fleuriet, Kenneth Relating to use of criminal asset forfeiture funds for drug abuse prevention and dropout prevention programs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1570 72-0 (1991) Author: Soileau, Curtis Relating to the establishment of the Substance Abuse Strategic and Technical Operations and Planning Commission and to the imposition of a cost of court on certain criminal convictions to fund the commission. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1717 72-0 (1991) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the fees charged by a county clerk for certain actions involving mental health services or chemical dependency services. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1811 72-0 (1991) Author: Shea, Gwyn Relating to insurance coverage for chemical dependency under certain health insurance programs. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1928 72-0 (1991) Author: Laney, James Relating to the regulation of the treatment of chemical dependency; providing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2051 72-0 (1991) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to commitment procedures and services for mentally ill and chemically dependent persons; providing penalties. House: Public Health Laid on table subject to call in committee
HB 2075 72-0 (1991) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the regulation of the treatment of chemical dependency; providing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2348 72-0 (1991) Author: Martinez, Roman | et. al. Relating to a drug testing program for certain job applicants and employees. House: Labor and Employment Relations No action taken in committee
HB 2349 72-0 (1991) Author: Martinez, Roman | et. al. Relating to drug testing of certain employees; providing a penalty. House: Labor and Employment Relations Referred to subcommittee
HB 2678 72-0 (1991) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to the limitations of the number of package store permits which may be issued in a county. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Liquor Regulation
HB 2785 72-0 (1991) Author: Clemons, Billy | et. al. Relating to certain offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act, to the offense of driving while intoxicated, and to drug and alcohol abuse counseling, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and education; making appropriations; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HCR 196 72-0 (1991) Author: Fleuriet, Kenneth | et. al. Urging the State Board of Education and the Texas Education Agency to continue extensive drug education in the seventh and later secondary grades. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 33 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to commitment procedures and services for persons who are mentally ill or chemically dependent; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 217 72-0 (1991) Author: Leedom, John Relating to enrollment in a drug rehabilitation program as a condition of probation or release on mandatory supervision or parole. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to special subcommittee
SB 475 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to deferral of adjudication and dismissal of certain cases involving chemically dependent persons on completion of a treatment program. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably with substitute
SB 706 72-0 (1991) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to coverage of chemical dependency under certain health insurance, prepaid health plans, and self-funded and self-insured health plans. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
SB 765 72-0 (1991) Author: Lucio, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the use of criminal asset forfeiture funds for drug abuse treatment and prevention programs. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 770 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to fees charged by a county clerk for records management and preservation and certain involving mental health services or chemical dependency services. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 828 72-0 (1991) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Russell, Sam
Relating to the treatment of chemically dependent offenders in the criminal justice system. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
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SB 837 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the regulation of the treatment of chemical dependency; providing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 911 72-0 (1991) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Granoff, Al
Relating to the preparation of an annual report on the availability of substance abuse treatment and prevention services to participants in the criminal justice system. House: Corrections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
SCR 85 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Encouraging all medical and dental schools operating in the State of Texas to reevaluate their curricula in terms of the current epidemic of substance abuse. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Signed by the Governor
SJR 16 72-0 (1991) Author: Whitmire, John Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow random drug testing of certain governmental employees. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 31 72-1 (1991) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to certain substance abuse treatment programs and educational programs for and certain conditions imposed on inmates of the institutional division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 151 72-1 (1991) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the funding through mixed beverage tax receipts of certain chemical dependency treatment programs. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Liquor Regulation
HB 239 72-1 (1991) Author: Berlanga, Hugo | et. al. Relating to the eligibility for federal funds for highway and alcohol-awareness programs through the implementation of a statewide administrative driver's license revocation program; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Meeting cancelled
SB 104 72-1 (1991) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the eligibility for federal funds for highway and alcohol-awareness programs through the implementation of a statewide administrative driver's license revocation program; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 9 72-2 (1991) Author: Berlanga, Hugo | et. al. Relating to the eligibility for federal funds for highway and alcohol- awareness programs through the implementation of a statewide administrative driver's license revocation program; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 6 72-2 (1991) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Relating to the eligibility for federal funds for highway and alcohol- awareness programs through the implementation of a statewide administrative driver's license revocation program; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Reported favorably with substitute
SB 4 72-3 (1992) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the discipline of certain licensed, certified, permitted, recognized, or registered professionals or persons in training and the denial of certain licenses, certifications, permits, orders of recognition, or registrations for offering, paying, or accepting a fee for referring a person for treatment in a mental hospital, mental health facility, or other facility for the residential treatment of mental illness or alcohol or drug abuse. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 11 72-3 (1992) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the transfer to the Department of Protective and Regulatory Services of the licensing, permitting, and enforcement activities relating to hospitals, private mental hospitals, chemical dependency treatment facilities, and narcotic drug treatment programs. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 38 71-0 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al. Relating to an alcohol and drug abuse prevention program for public primary schools. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 266 71-0 (1989) Author: Vowell, Jack Relating to licensure standards for certain chemical dependency treatment facilities. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 291 71-0 (1989) Author: Criss, Lloyd | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to drug-testing policies and drug programs for certain employees and prospective employees. House: Labor and Employment Relations
Senate: Health & Human Services
Reported favorably with substitute
HB 304 71-0 (1989) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to requirements imposed on an inmate as a condition of release during the inmate's tentative parole month. House: Corrections No action taken in committee
HB 574 71-0 (1989) Author: Stiles, Mark
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to a disqualification for unemployment compensation benefits based on a discharge from employment for substance abuse. House: Labor and Employment Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Tagged in committee
HB 817 71-0 (1989) Author: Alexander, Clyde | et. al.
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the establishment of an intensive recovery program for inmates of the Texas Department of Corrections with a history of alcohol or drug abuse. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 833 71-0 (1989) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the financing, design, construction, operation, maintenance, management, purchase, lease-purchase or lease of substance abuse correctional facilities and making an appropriation therefor. House: Corrections 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 954 71-0 (1989) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to coverage of chemical dependency under certain health insurance, prepaid health plans, and self-funded and self-insured health plans. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1163 71-0 (1989) Author: Stiles, Mark Relating to requiring certain defendants to submit to testing for controlled substances or enter a substance abuse treatment program as a condition of bond. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in subcommittee
HB 1277 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Sam Relating to the establishment of an intensive alcohol and drug abuse rehabilitation program in the Texas Department of Corrections and to the transfer of certain state hospitals to the Texas Department of Corrections. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 1278 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Sam Relating to the alcohol and drug abuse rehabilitation program in the Texas Department of Corrections and to services for alcohol and drug abuse rehabilitation contracted for by the Board of Pardons and Paroles. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 1339 71-0 (1989) Author: Culberson, John Relating to exempting from ad valorem taxation the property of nonprofit organizations that treat alcohol or drug abusers. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1410 71-0 (1989) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the commitment procedures and services for chemically dependent persons; providing penalties. House: Public Health Pending in committee
HB 1646 71-0 (1989) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to a requirement that persons placed on probation and persons released on parole or mandatory supervision submit to testing for controlled substances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1764 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Dalton Relating to sale of alcoholic beverages near a county courthouse complex. House: Liquor Regulation Pending in committee
HB 1769 71-0 (1989) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine | et. al. Relating to student peer assistance and leadership. House: Public Education Reported from s/c favorably w/sub.
HB 1886 71-0 (1989) Author: McCollough, Parker Relating to a program for drug rehabilitation in public schools and to the imposition of fees on conviction of certain offenses for the purpose of funding that program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2023 71-0 (1989) Author: Blackwood, Bill | et. al. Relating to state mental health and substance abuse services and programs for children, families of children, and adults. House: Public Health Companion considered in lieu in comm.
HB 2121 71-0 (1989) Author: Soileau, Curtis
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to the authority of a municipality or county to engage in drug and alcohol education programs. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 2246 71-0 (1989) Author: Valigura, Keith | et. al. Relating to the amount, collection, and disposition of costs for drug abuse prevention and education assessed a defendant convicted of an offense under the Texas Controlled Substances Act, of public intoxication.. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on table subj. to call in s/c
HB 2325 71-0 (1989) Author: Hill, Anita Relating to closing and suspending the license of a treatment facility for chemically dependent persons in an emergency. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2668 71-0 (1989) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to alcohol and drug abuse education for public school students and teachers. House: Public Education Pending in committee
HB 2678 71-0 (1989) Author: Hammond, Bill
Sponsor: Krier, Cynthia
Relating to information in textbooks about alcohol or other drugs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 2698 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Jerry
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the designation and operation of single portal authorities for mental health, drug abuse, and alcoholism commitments. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 2700 71-0 (1989) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the regulation of facilities that treat chemically dependent persons. House: Public Health 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2706 71-0 (1989) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to the regulation of narcotic treatment programs; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
HB 2906 71-0 (1989) Author: McKinney, Mike | et. al. Relating to the establishment of substance abuse treatment programs and requiring certain probationers to serve terms of confinement in those programs as a condition of probation. House: Corrections 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2919 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Jerry Relating to requiring a sheriff to provide alcohol and drug abuse counseling to certain inmates confined in county jail and requiring participation as a condition of earning good conduct time. House: Corrections Pending in committee
HCR 24 71-0 (1989) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Recognizing the Optimist Club Chicken as the official symbol of the fight against drugs in Southeast Texas. House: Rules and Resolutions Signed by the Governor
HCR 200 71-0 (1989) Author: Linebarger, Libby
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Declaring September 1989 to be Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Treatment Month in Texas. House: Public Health Signed by the Governor
HCR 273 71-0 (1989) Author: Hill, Fred Directing the State Board of Education to require alcohol and drug education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 290 71-0 (1989) Author: Criss, Lloyd
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Commending M.A.R.K. on its effort to combat drug abuse. House: Rules and Resolutions Signed by the Governor
SB 230 71-0 (1989) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to a drug testing program for certain job applicants and employees. Senate: Health & Human Services No action taken in committee
SB 302 71-0 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Blackwood, Bill
Relating to the authority of the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse to provide services to persons who abuse volatile chemicals. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 305 71-0 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to reports by professional employees of school districts of certain offenses by students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 387 71-0 (1989) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the financing, design, construction, operation, maintenance, management, purchase, lease-purchase or lease of substance abuse correctional facilities and making an appropriation therefor. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 548 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to the disposition of fines imposed on convictions for public intoxication. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SB 598 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Relating to student peer assistance and leadership and instruction in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 805 71-0 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Richardson, Bob
Relating to a requirement that persons placed on probation and persons released on parole or mandatory supervision submit to testing for controlled substances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 831 71-0 (1989) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to drug-testing requirements for school bus drivers. Senate: Education Left as pending business in comm.
SB 911 71-0 (1989) Author: McFarland, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to coverage of chemical dependency under certain health insurance, prepaid health plans, and self-funded and self-insured health plans. House: Insurance
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 1/1/90
SB 1177 71-0 (1989) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to alcohol and drug abuse education for public school students and teachers. Senate: Education Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1244 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Eddie Relating to protection of hospital patients from patient care providers under the influence of illegal substances. Senate: Health & Human Services No action taken in committee
SB 1326 71-0 (1989) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to licensure requirements for certain chemical dependency treatment facilities. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1336 71-0 (1989) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to requiring certain defendants to submit to testing for controlled substances or enter a substance abuse treatment program as a condition of bond. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1533 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the commitment procedures and services for mentally ill and chemically dependent persons; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1668 71-0 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Relating to students at risk of dropping out of school and to the parental duty to require school attendance. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 1674 71-0 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the regulation of facilities that treat chemically dependent persons and to civil and criminal penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SB 1697 71-0 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Blackwood, Bill
Relating to state mental health and substance abuse services and programs for children, families of children, and adults. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/89
SCR 60 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Encouraging the State Board of Education to include the peer assistance and leadership course to each school district. House: House Administration
Senate: Education
Referred to House Administration
SCR 173 71-0 (1989) Author: Haley, Bill | et. al. Directing the Central Education Agency to require each school district to provide alcohol and drug abuse education. Senate: Education Received from the Senate
SR 750 71-0 (1989) Author: Truan, Carlos Directing the Senate Subcommittee on Health Services to study substance abuse in the workplace. Senate: Administration Removed from local & uncontested cal.
HB 38 71-1 (1989) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to drug testing policies and drug programs for certain employees and prospective employees. House: Labor and Employment Relations Referred to Labor & Employment Rel.
HB 108 71-1 (1989) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to involuntary civil commitment procedures for alcoholics; mentally ill persons, and drug-dependent persons. House: Judiciary Posting rule suspended
HB 126 71-1 (1989) Author: Hill, Fred
Sponsor: Haley, Bill
Relating to alcohol and drug abuse education for public school students and teachers. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days--10/18/89
HCR 31 71-1 (1989) Author: Hill, Fred Directing the State Board of Education to require alcohol and other drug nonuse education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
SB 29 71-1 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to a requirement that persons placed on probation and persons released on parole or mandatory supervision submit to testing for controlled substances. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 1/1/90
SB 57 71-1 (1989) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the commitment procedures and services for mentally ill and chemically dependent persons; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
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SB 97 71-1 (1989) Author: Haley, Bill Relating to alcohol and drug abuse education for public school students and teachers. Senate: Education Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 124 71-3 (1990) Author: McWilliams, Jim | et. al. Relating to the issuance of a permit to operate a narcotic drug treatment program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 107 71-4 (1990) Author: McWilliams, Jim Relating to the issuance of a permit to operate a narcotic drug treatment program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 125 71-4 (1990) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the elimination of certain requirements for standards regarding cost controls for the treatment of chemical dependency. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HCR 27 71-4 (1990) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Encouraging medical and dental schools to enhance their curriculum in regard to substance abuse issues. House: Public Health Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
SB 68 71-4 (1990) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the commitment procedures and services for mentally ill and chemically dependent persons; providing penalties. Senate: Health & Human Services Reported favorably with substitute
HB 5 71-5 (1990) Author: McWilliams, Jim Relating to the issuance of a permit to operate a narcotic drug treatment program. House: Public Health Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HCR 3 71-5 (1990) Author: Harris, Chris Encouraging medical, dental, and pharmacy schools to enhance their curriculum in regard to substance abuse. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 35 71-6 (1990) Author: McWilliams, Jim Relating to the issuance of a permit to operate a narcotic drug treatment program. House: Public Health Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HCR 19 71-6 (1990) Author: Harris, Chris Encouraging all medical, dental, and pharmacy schools to enhance their curriculum with regard to substance abuse. Filed
SB 57 71-6 (1990) Author: Ratliff, Bill Relating to the issuance of a permit to operate a narcotic drug treatment program. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 173 70-0 (1987) Author: Blackwood, Bill
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the offenses of abuse, sale, or delivery of certain volatile chemicals, to the offenses of abuse or delivery of certain glues and aerosol paints, to the offenses of use or possession with intent to use inhalant paraphernalia, to inhalant abuse information, and to conduct indicating a need for supervision related to the abuse of those substances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 1/1/88
HB 264 70-0 (1987) Author: Clemons, Billy Relating to capital punishment for the offense of delivery of a controlled substance to a person who dies as the result of introducing the substance into his body. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 313 70-0 (1987) Author: Blackwood, Bill
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the evaluation of certain criminal defendants to determine a need for drug or alcohol counseling and to the cost of the evaluation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 741 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Ashley Relating to civil liability for certain alcohol sales and service. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Liquor Regulation
HB 1084 70-0 (1987) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the commitment procedure and services for chemically dependent persons; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1085 70-0 (1987) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the regulation of facilities that treat chemically dependent persons; providing civil penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 1120 70-0 (1987) Author: Shaw, Larry Relating to the forfeiture of property under the Texas Controlled Substances Act and to the disposition of certain property and proceeds of property forfeited under that Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence House passage as amended reported
HB 1137 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Richard Relating to the definition of "intoxication" in workers' compensation cases. House: Business & Commerce Referred to subcommittee
HB 1391 70-0 (1987) Author: Watson, Ed Relating to punishment for certain offenses if the defendant possessed an open container of an alcoholic beverage at the time of committing the offense. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Liquor Regulation
HB 1580 70-0 (1987) Author: Craddick, Tom Relating to availability of drug dependency coverage under accident and health insurance, health maintenance organizations, and self-funded and self-insured plans. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 1930 70-0 (1987) Author: Heflin, Talmadge Relating to a disqualification for unemployment compensation benefits based on misconduct relating to a documented abuse of alcohol, drugs, or certain regulated substances. House: Labor and Employment Relations Referred to Labor & Employment Rel.
HB 1976 70-0 (1987) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to funding for alcohol and drug abuse programs; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HCR 21 70-0 (1987) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Establishing a special committee to examine the substance abuse treatment delivery system. House: Rules and Resolutions
Senate: State Affairs
Signed by the Governor
HCR 110 70-0 (1987) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Granting the Committee on Substance Abuse Treatment Delivery and extension of time to continue its work. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Signed by the Governor
HCR 177 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Al
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Requesting convenience stores not to sell cigarette papers without loose tobacco. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Signed by the Governor
HCR 224 70-0 (1987) Author: Madla, Frank Expressing support that the children of this state no longer be deprived of the additional drug education courses which federal funds can provide. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HR 253 70-0 (1987) Author: Hammond, Bill Requesting presidents of state-supported universities to take action to eliminate the use of illegal drugs on college campuses.
HR 307 70-0 (1987) Author: Staniswalis, Chip Encouraging the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse to make a grant of funds to the Board of Pardons and Paroles for drug abuse services.
SB 8 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the definition of "intoxication" in workers' compensation cases. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/amendments
SB 35 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant Relating to the recording of the sale of a hypodermic syringe, needle, or other object intended for use in parenterally injecting a drug into the human body. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 423 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to the evaluation of certain criminal defendants to determine a need for drug or alcohol counseling and to the cost of the evaluation. Senate: Health & Human Services Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1004 70-0 (1987) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to alcohol and drug education in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Public Education
SCR 130 70-0 (1987) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Directing the State Board of Education in cooperation with the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse to study the problem of substance abuse by public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
SCR 139 70-0 (1987) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Expressing support that the children of this state no longer be deprived of the additional drug education courses which federal funds can provide. Senate: Health & Human Services Received from the Senate
SR 58 70-0 (1987) Author: Farabee, Ray Joining the mayors and clergy of the State of Texas in implementing the activities of the "In Prayer Against Alcohol and Drug Abuse Campaign."
SR 645 70-0 (1987) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Requesting presidents of State-supported universities to notify students of suspension if caught with illegal drugs and directing Coordinating Board to draw procedural guidelines to ensure that students possessing illegal drugs are guaranteed rights of due process prior to administrative disciplinary action.
SB 76 70-2 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the definition of "intoxication" in workers' compensation cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 70 69-0 (1985) Author: Hury, James Relating to the reinstatement of a license or certificate to practice nursing. House: Public Health Referred to subcommittee
HB 401 69-0 (1985) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to the continuation, operations, powers, duties and composition of the Texas Commission on Alcoholism. House: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
HB 747 69-0 (1985) Author: Wright, Brad
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to the classification as habitual drunkards for purposes of the Texas Probate Code of certain users of toxic inhalants. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 817 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to a report of a professional nurse who is suspected of being impaired by chemical dependency or mental or physical illness. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 900 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the establishment, administration, and financing of peer assistance programs to assist professionals impaired by chemical dependency or mental illness. House: Public Education
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1106 69-0 (1985) Author: Millsap, Mike
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to the commitment of drug-dependent persons; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
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HB 1217 69-0 (1985) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to alcohol and other drug dependency coverage in certain individual group health insurance policies and other health coverage. House: Human Services Reported from s/c favorably w/sub.
HB 1265 69-0 (1985) Author: Granoff, Al Relating to chemical tests of the employees of railroad companies for alcohol or drug usage; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1305 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the offense of public intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported from s/c fav. w/o amdt(s)
HB 1320 69-0 (1985) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the offense of public intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1321 69-0 (1985) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to a chemical test for intoxication on arrest for the offense of public intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1445 69-0 (1985) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to a county's authority to contract with an alcoholism recovery center and to provide payment for services rendered under the contract. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1687 69-0 (1985) Author: Garcia, Orlando Relating to the creation, funding, and administration of, and an appropriation from, the drug abuse prevention and treatment fund. House: Appropriations Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 1703 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the licensing of certain facilities that treat alcoholics and drug dependent persons; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Removed from local & uncontested cal.
HB 2040 69-0 (1985) Author: Patrick, Kae Relating to alcohol and other drug dependency coverage in certain individual and group health insurance policies, self-insured health plans, and other health coverage. House: Human Services Referred to subcommittee
HCR 94 69-0 (1985) Author: Vowell, Jack Recognizing that alcoholism has been declared to be a physical disease rather than a mental disorder. House: Public Health Companion considered in lieu of
SB 89 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the prohibiting of certain practices by holders of alcoholic beverage on-premises licenses and permits. Senate: State Affairs Testimony taken in s/c
SB 319 69-0 (1985) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the definition of intoxication in workers' compensation cases. Senate: Jurisprudence Postponed in s/c
SB 544 69-0 (1985) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Evans, Charles
Relating to coverage for alcohol dependency in certain group policies and other health plans; excluding certain policies. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
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SB 601 69-0 (1985) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Gibson, Bruce
Relating to the continuation, operations, powers, duties, name, and composition of the Texas Commission on Alcoholism and the transferal to the commission of the drug abuse programs of the Texas Department of Community Affairs; relating to the duty of certain persons to report abuse or neglect and immunity from liability and to insurance coverage for alcoholism; creating a study task force; providing penalties. House: Government Organization
Senate: Health & Human Resources
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SB 620 69-0 (1985) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Moreno, Alex
Relating to a county's authority to contract with a public or private alcoholism prevention, intervention, or treatment program or center, to eligibility of such programs or centers, and to provision of payment for services rendered under the contract. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Effective immediately
SB 652 69-0 (1985) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the offense of public intoxication and alternatives to arrest; providing immunity from liability to peace officers and their employees. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 879 69-0 (1985) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to peer assistance programs for professionals impaired by chemical dependency or metal illness. Senate: Health & Human Resources No action taken in committee
SB 1069 69-0 (1985) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to the creation of a Drug Abuse Program Services Fund; providing for costs of court in certain types of convictions and deferred adjudications for said fund; providing for waiver of payment of costs in certain cases; providing for the disposition of such costs and the expenditure of the fund. House: Appropriations
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Appropriations
SCR 64 69-0 (1985) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Vowell, Jack
Directing the Texas Commission on Alcoholism to design a system to divert alcoholic patients from the Texas state mental hospitals into community-based detoxification and residential programs. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
HR 20 69-2 (1986) Author: Hammond, Bill Expressing support for Secretary of Education William J. Bennett's proposal of a policy banning drugs from college campuses.
HR 58 69-2 (1986) Author: Hammond, Bill Urging Texas colleges and universities to adopt and enforce policies regarding the use of illegal drugs by the college and university community.
SCR 17 69-2 (1986) Author: Farabee, Ray Establishing a special interim committee to examine Texas' alcohol and substance abuse service delivery systems. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably w/o amendments
HCR 18 69-3 (1986) Author: Madla, Frank Establishing a special interim committee to examine Texas' alcohol and substance abuse service delivery system. Requiring that the committee make a report to the 70th legislature. Filed
SCR 11 69-3 (1986) Author: Farabee, Ray Establishing a special interim committee to examine Texas' alcohol and substance abuse service delivery systems; naming the committee the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Task Force; and requiring the Task Force to make a report to the 70th Legislature. Senate: State Affairs Received from the Senate
HB 435 68-0 (1983) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the Texas Commission on Alcoholism and the administration of alcohol and drug abuse prevention and treatment programs. House: Public Health Referred to subcommittee
HB 436 68-0 (1983) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the prevention and treatment of alcohol abuse and alcoholism. House: Public Health Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 437 68-0 (1983) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the offense of public intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1242 68-0 (1983) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the study of alcohol and drug abuse in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1347 68-0 (1983) Author: Granoff, Al Relating to alternatives to imprisonment for persons convicted of driving while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken
HB 1716 68-0 (1983) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the provision of services to alcoholics at the community level. House: Public Health Referred to Committee on Public Health
HB 1718 68-0 (1983) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to a report of a professional nurse who is suspected of being impaired by chemical dependency or mental or physical illness. House: Public Health See remarks
HB 2058 68-0 (1983) Author: Millsap, Mike
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to court-ordered commitment of a drug-dependent person. House: Public Health
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HR 339 68-0 (1983) Author: Madla, Frank Creating an interim committee to study alcohol abuse among women. House: Public Health
SB 78 68-0 (1983) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the prevention and treatment of alcohol abuse and alcoholism. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
SB 634 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Rudd, Jim
Relating to requiring participation in an alcohol or drug abuse program as a condition of a bond in certain criminal cases and to forfeiture for violation of the condition of the bond. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 811 68-0 (1983) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the establishment, powers, and duties of the Texas Commission on Drug Abuse. Senate: Health & Human Resources Referred to Committee on Health & Human Resources
SB 922 68-0 (1983) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the definition of intoxication in workers' compensation cases. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
SB 1109 68-0 (1983) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to court-ordered commitment of a drug-dependent person. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
SB 1130 68-0 (1983) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the reporting of certain information about a professional nurse who is suspected of being impaired by chemical dependency or mental or physical illness; making certain information confidential; absolving persons participating from liability. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Placed on daily Major State Calendar
SB 8 68-1 (1983) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the prevention and treatment of alcohol abuse and alcoholism. Senate: Health & Human Services Reported from committee favorably with substitute
HB 627 67-0 (1981) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to a chemical test for intoxication upon arrest for the offense of public intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 628 67-0 (1981) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the offense of public intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 977 67-0 (1981) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to the public school program on the dangers and prevention of crime and alcohol, narcotic and drug abuse. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1475 67-0 (1981) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to the offense of public intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 1976 67-0 (1981) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the prevention and treatment of alcohol abuse and alcoholism and to the offense of public intoxication. House: State Affairs Comm. report printed & sent to Comm. on Local & Consent Cal.
SB 730 67-0 (1981) Author: Wilson, John
Sponsor: Kubiak, Dan
Relating to funding for the Texas Commission on Alcoholism for community-based programs. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 831 67-0 (1981) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to coverage for the sickness of alcoholism in individual and group health insurance policies. Senate: Human Resources Reported from committee favorably with amendments
SB 1041 67-0 (1981) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the prevention and treatment of alcohol abuse and alcoholism and to the offense of public intoxication. House: State Affairs
Senate: Human Resources
Comm. report printed & sent to Comm. on Local & Consent Cal.
SB 1212 67-0 (1981) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Gibson, Bruce
Relating to the regulation of fees payable by health care facilities that treat alcoholics. House: Health Services
Senate: Human Resources
Withdrawn from calendar
HB 145 67-1 (1981) Author: Simpson, Bob Relating to the availability of alcohol and other drug dependency coverage in group health insurance policies and other coverage. House: Insurance Notice given-1 hour suspend rules to consider
SB 26 67-1 (1981) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Simpson, Bob
Relating to the availability of alcohol and other drug dependency coverage in group health insurance policies and other coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
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SB 35 67-1 (1981) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Simpson, Bob
Relating to fees for certifying drug abuse treatment programs and treatment personnel and to fees for application and for inspection for licensure of alcohol treatment facilities or programs and to the use of such fees. House: Insurance
Senate: Human Resources
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HB 57 66-0 (1979) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to the public school program on the dangers and prevention of crime and alcohol, narcotic, and drug abuse. House: Public Education Coauthor authorized
HB 214 66-0 (1979) Author: Clark, Jim Relating to the inclusion of certain coverages in an insurance contract and providing for endorsements. House: Insurance Referred to Subcommittee on Life and Health
HB 379 66-0 (1979) Author: Grant, Ben Z. Relating to regional programs and grants for the treatment and prevention of alcoholism. House: Health Services Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 1170 66-0 (1979) Author: Hill, Gerald Relating to coverage for treatment of alcoholism under state employee health insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Subcommittee on Life and Health
HB 1209 66-0 (1979) Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the prevention of drug dependence and to the treatment and rehabilitation of drug-dependent persons and persons incapacitated by controlled substances; providing a penalty. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
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HB 2105 66-0 (1979) Author: Ezzell, Michael H. Relating to the regulation of health care facilities that provide treatment for alcoholics. House: Health Services Scheduled for future calendar placement
HCR 10 66-0 (1979) Author: Bush, Bob Requesting the governor to appoint a study committee on alcohol and drug abuse. House: Health Services Referred to Committee on Health Services
SB 157 66-0 (1979) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to treatment for persons convicted of alcohol related offenses. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 352 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the prevention of alcohol abuse, treatment of alcoholism, and approval of treatment facilities. Senate: Human Resources Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 603 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the prevention of drug dependence and to the treatment and rehabilitation of drug-dependent persons and persons incapacitated by controlled substances; providing the powers, duties, and responsibilties of the executive director of the Texas Department of Community Affairs in establishing a drug dependence treatment program; providing certain rights for patients and prospective patients; defining an offense; providing a penalty. Senate: Human Resources Referred to Committee on Human Resources
HB 224 65-0 (1977) Author: Caraway, Bill Relating to prevention and treatment of alcohol abuse and alcoholism, admission and commitment to treatment facilities, and regulation of treatment facilities. House: Health & Welfare Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 321 65-0 (1977) Author: Clark, Jim
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the regulation of health care facilities that treat alcoholics. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: Human Resources
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HB 623 65-0 (1977) Author: Wilson, John Relating to transferring the responsibilities and functions of the Drug Abuse Prevention Division of the Texas Department of Community Affairs to the Texas Commission on Alcoholism; renaming the Texas Commission on Alcoholism as the Texas Commission on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse. House: Health & Welfare Referred to Subcommittee on Health
HB 1095 65-0 (1977) Author: Johnson, Eddie
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to prevention of drug dependence and to treatment of drug-dependent persons. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: Human Resources
Reported from committee favorably
HB 1096 65-0 (1977) Author: Johnson, Eddie Relating to the authority of municipal courts to commit persons whose commission of a misdemeanor results from chronic use of alcohol, to a special treatment facility in lieu of the imposition of a sentence or fine. House: Health & Welfare Assigned to Consent Calendar
HCR 107 65-0 (1977) Author: Caraway, Bill Creating an interim committee to study alcoholism and alcohol abuse, and programs administered by the state to combat alcoholism. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 88 65-0 (1977) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to alcoholism and intoxication; providing for the establishment of a program for prevention and treatment of alcohol abuse and alcoholism; providing certain admission and commitment procedures to treatment centers and for certain procedures for release; establishing the Texas Commission on Alcoholism; providing for its organization, responsibilities, powers, and duties; providing for payment of certain expense; providing for regulation of treatment facilities; prescribing certain rights of alcoholics and intoxicated persons; providing certain duties of peace officers; providing procedures for hearings and appeals in cases of involuntary commitment or recommitment; removing certain criminal sanctions. Senate: Human Resources Referred to Committee on Human Resources
SB 89 65-0 (1977) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to prevention of drug dependence and to treatment and rehabilitation of drug-dependent persons. Senate: Human Resources Motion lost
SB 101 65-0 (1977) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Johnson, Eddie
Providing for additional duties of the Texas Department of Community Affairs in establishing standards for drug abuse treatment programs and treatment personnel and certifying programs and personnel meeting the standards established. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: Human Resources
Effective immediately
SB 538 65-0 (1977) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to restrictions on admission of patients for alcoholic treatment to state mental hospitals. Senate: Human Resources Referred to Committee on Human Resources
HB 257 64-0 (1975) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to treatment and rehabilitation of drug-dependent persons; providing penalties. House: Health & Welfare Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 511 64-0 (1975) Author: Bird, Ronald C.
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Relating to requiring that an alleged alcoholic be represented by an attorney in a commitment proceeding. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days
HB 838 64-0 (1975) Author: Hutchison, Ray Relating to alcoholism and intoxication; establishing an alcoholism program; providing certain commitment procedures; removing certain criminal sanctions; providing an effective date. House: Health & Welfare Referred to Committee on Health and Welfare
HB 1066 64-0 (1975) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to requiring a course of study on the dangers of crime and narcotics in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1609 64-0 (1975) Author: Allen, Joe Providing for additional duties of the Texas Department of Community Affairs in establishing standards for drug abuse treatment programs and certifying programs which meet standards established. House: Health & Welfare Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 2 64-0 (1975) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Relating to alcoholism and intoxication; providing for the establishment of a program for prevention and treatment of alcohol abuse and alcoholism; providing certain admission and commitment procedures to treatment centers and for certain procedures for release; establishing the Texas Commission on Alcoholism; providing for its organization, repsonsibilities, powers, and duties; providing for payment of certain expense; providing for regulation of treatment facilities; prescribing certain rights of alcoholics and intoxicated persons; providing certain duties of peace officers; providing procedures for hearings and appeals in cases of involuntary commitment or recommitment; removing certain criminal sanctions; providing an effective date. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: Human Resources
Reported from committee favorably with amendments
SB 97 64-0 (1975) Author: McKinnon, Mike Adapting and incorporating certain provisions of the Uniform Alcoholism and Intoxication Treatment Act into the Texas law relating to the Texas Commission on Alcoholism. Senate: Human Resources Referred to Committee on Human Resources
SB 638 64-0 (1975) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to prevention of drug dependence and to treatment and rehabilitation of drug-dependent persons; providing the powers, duties, and responsibility of the executive director of the Texas Department of Community Affairs in establishing and supervising a drug dependence treatment program; providing for cooperation of other state agencies and members of the criminal justice system in carrying out the provisions of this Act; making certain records and information confidential; providing for development of plans for insurance to cover dependence on controlled substances or alcohol; providing for applicability of this Act to mentally ill or juvenile drug-dependent persons; providing certain admission, commitment, transfer, and release procedures; relating to police referral and disposition of drug-dependent persons. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: Human Resources
Referred to Committee on Health and Welfare
SB 794 64-0 (1975) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Allen, Joe
Providing for additional duties of the Texas Department of Community Affairs in establishing standards for drug abuse treatment programs and personnel and certifying programs which meet standards established. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: Human Resources
Amendments
HB 425 63-0 (1973) Author: Hutchison, Ray Adapting and incorporating certain provisions of the Uniform Alcoholism and Intoxication Treatment Act into Texas law relating to the Texas Commission on Alcoholism. House: Human Resources Referred to Committee on Human Resources
HB 479 63-0 (1973) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to admission for treatment of persons addicted to narcotic drugs to the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation's Drug Dependent Youth Project at Vernon Center; providing for severability; and declaring an emergency. House: Human Resources Reported from subcommittee
HB 491 63-0 (1973) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to hospitalization facilities for narcotic addicts; and declaring a emergency. House: Human Resources Sent to Calendar Committee
HB 696 63-0 (1973) Author: Hutchison, Ray Adapting and incorporating certain provisions of the Uniform Alcoholism and Intoxication Treatment Act into Texas law relating to Texas Commission on Alcoholism. House: Human Resources Commitee substitute
HB 1215 63-0 (1973) Author: Maloney, Robert To authorize and provide for the establishment and administration of a comprehensive crime and narcotics education program encompassing the services and efforts of regional education service centers and Texas school districts; providing guidelines to be considered in program development pusposes; providing an effective date of this Act; and declaring an emergency. House: Education Subcommittee hearing date
HB 1462 63-0 (1973) Author: Foreman, Wilson Establishing the Texas Drug Abuse Authority and defining its powers and duties. House: State Affairs Sent to Calendar Committee
HB 1587 63-0 (1973) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to the definition of veterans' and fraternal organizations under the Texas Liquor Control Act; amending Subsection 12, Section 15(e), Article I, Texas Liquor Control Act, as amended (Article 666-15e, Vernon's Texas Penal Code); and declaring an emergency. House: Liquor Regulation Considered in public hearing
SB 232 63-0 (1973) Author: Hightower, Jack
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to the admission for treatment of persons addicted to narcotic drugs to the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation's Drug Dependent Youth Project at Vernon Center; providing for severability. House: Human Resources
Senate: Human Resources
Rules failed to suspend
SB 445 63-0 (1973) Author: Wolff, Nelson Adapting and incorporating certain provisions of the Uniform Alcoholism and Intoxication Treatment Act into Texas law relating to Texas Commission on Alcoholism. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported favorably
SB 734 63-0 (1973) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to treatment and rehabilitation of a drug-dependent person as defined in this Act; prescribing the powers and duties of the Commissioner of Mental Health and Mental Retardation and of law enforcement personnel relating thereto; providing for court procedures; providing for confidentiality of records; preserving certain rights and conferring other rights on persons diagnosed as drug-dependent or persons undergoing treatment; providing for continued employment and retention of benefits, including insurance coverage, for certain state and local employees; protecting certain licenses; providing penalties. House: Human Resources
Senate: Jurisprudence
Rules failed to suspend
SB 774 63-0 (1973) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Relating to the establishment of a comprehensive program for the prevention of the abuse of alcohol and other drugs and for the rehabilitation of persons abusing alcohol and/or other drugs. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SCR 56 63-0 (1973) Author: Kothmann, Glenn To establish a joint Interim Narcotics and Crim Investigation Committee. Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 139 62-0 (1971) Author: Wolff, Nelson
Sponsor: Bernal, Joe J.
Relating to regulation of the use of synthetic narcotic drugs in the treatment of drug-dependent persons and the development of treatment programs involving synthetic narcotics; providing penalties.
HB 187 62-0 (1971) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to granting certain minors the capacity to consent to examination and treatment by a licensed physician for any drug addiction, drug dependency, or any condition directly related to drug use.
HB 840 62-0 (1971) Author: Floyd, Guy
Sponsor: Bates, James S.
Relating to providing that certain communications by a patient who has voluntarily submitted to treatment or is being examined for admission to voluntary treatment for drug abuse shall be privileged.
HB 1334 62-0 (1971) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to creating a commission to mobilize the resources of every level of government to fight the spreading menace of drug addiction.
HB 1337 62-0 (1971) Author: Graves, Curtis M. Relating to creating the Texas Commission on Drug Abuse.
HB 1552 62-0 (1971) Author: Golman, Joe H. Relating to authorizing and providing for the establishment and administration of a comprehensive crime and narcotics education program encompassing the services and efforts of regional education service centers and Texas school districts; providing for an effective date of this Act.
SB 389 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to providing for the committment of narcotic addicts to community mental health centers.
SB 390 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Harris, Ed
Relating to the mandatory committment of persons addicted to the use of narcotics.
SB 393 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to granting minors the capacity to consent to examination and treatment by a licensed physician for drug addiction, drug dependence, or related conditions.
SB 449 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike Relating to the petition for committment of a person addicted to narcotics to a mental hospital for treatment.
HB 1005 61-0 (1969) Author: Kothmann, Glenn | et. al. Relating to the mandatory commitment and treatment of persons addicted to the use of narcotics.
SCR 26 61-0 (1969)
SCR 106 61-0 (1969)
HB 988 60-0 (1967) Author: Nowlin, James | et. al. Relating to the commitment of alcoholics for hospitalization.
HCR 45 60-0 (1967)
HB 494 59-0 (1965) Author: Cavness, Don Relating to amending certain Acts by authorizing per diem for each member of the Texas Commission on Alcoholism in the amount of Twenty Dollars ($20) for each day of attendance.
HCR 66 59-0 (1965)
HB 183 58-0 (1963) Author: Eckhardt, Robert Christian "Bob" Relating to providing for voluntary and involuntary commitment for hospitalization and care for persons addicted to narcotics; providing for involuntary confinement, probation, and rehabilitation.
HB 467 57-0 (1961) Author: Foreman, Wilson Relating to providing for the treatment and rehabilitation of alcoholics in State Hospitals.
HB 464 56-0 (1959) Author: Foreman, Wilson Relating to providing a method of financing the operation of the Texas Commission on Alcoholism.
HB 773 56-0 (1959) Author: Foreman, Wilson Relating to providing for the treatment and rehabilitation of alcoholics in State Hospitals.
SB 215 56-0 (1959) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to providing a method of financing the operation of the Texas Commission on Alcoholism.
HB 15 55-0 (1957) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to providing for the rehabilitation of alcoholics, prescribing the powers and duties of the Texas Commission on Alcoholism in connection therewith; providing for the establishment of a rehabilitation center, etc.
HB 88 55-0 (1957) Author: White, Richard Crawford Relating to providing for voluntary treatment and commitment of narcotic drug addicts in state hospitals under the jurisdiction of the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools.
HB 329 55-0 (1957) Author: Sandahl, Jr., Charles L. Relating to providing a method of financing the operation of the Texas Commission on Alcoholism.
SB 181 55-0 (1957) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to providing a method of financing the operation of the Texas Commission on Alcoholism.
HB 799 54-0 (1955) Author: Patten, Robert Relating to the financing of the operations of the Texas Commission on Alcoholism; clarifying authorization for the appropriation to the Commission of State funds in addition to money received from gifts, grants, and donations; amending the Texas Liquor Control Act by adding a section levying a tax on distilled spirits and allocating the revenues therefrom to the support of the Commission; appropriating these revenues.
HB 820 54-0 (1955) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce | et. al. Relating to making an emergency appropriation to the Texas Commission on Alcoholism.
HB 513 53-0 (1953) Author: Bates, Garth C. Relating to providing for compulsory treatment of narcotic addicts; defining certain terms; making the use of narcotic drugs unlawful and providing an exception; providing penalties; providing for probation upon conviction or entry of a plea of guilty to violation of this Act.
HB 559 53-0 (1953) Author: Hall, Bertie Lee "Bert" Relating to creating a Commission to provide for education and study relating to problems of alcoholism and for commitment and treatment of alcoholics.
HB 573 53-0 (1953) Author: Kugle, Jr., William Herrell "Bill" | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety, the Game and Fish Commission and the Liquor Control Board to pay costs of legal counsel for law enforcement employees in lawsuits against such employees for acts committed in line of duty; authorizing such State Agencies to pay funeral expenses of law enforcement employees injured or killed on duty; providing for payment of such fees and expenses from fees collected by such State agencies.
HB 79 53-1 (1954) Author: Carpenter, Frank H. | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation to the Texas Commission on Alcoholism for the purpose of carrying out the provisions of Chapter 411, Acts, Fifty-third Legislature, 1953, including the payment of salaries, and all necessary operating and contingent expenses; providing the Commission shall not solicit funds.
SB 11 53-1 (1954) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" Relating to clarifying the provisions of Chapter 411, Acts of the Regular Session of the 53rd Legislature, by amending to provide that the cost of financing operations of the Texas Commission on Alcoholism shall be borne with funds as provided by Section 7 and such other funds as the Legislature may appropriate; making an appropriation to the Texas Commission on Alcoholism for the purpose of carrying out the provisions of Chapter 411, including the payment of salaries, and all necessary operating and contingent expenses.
HB 134 52-0 (1951) Author: Zivley, Lamar A. Relating to providing for compulsory treatment of narcotic addicts; defining certain terms; making the use of narcotic drugs unlawful and providing an exception; providing penalties.
HB 739 52-0 (1951) Author: Rampy, Willard (William) Henry Relating to providing for the treatment of alcoholics in certain State Hospitals; prescribing the method of admission, detention and release of such persons; providing for the payment for such treatment by such persons; providing that no person shall be denied admittance and treatment because of inability to pay therefor.
SB 418 52-0 (1951) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to providing for the treatment of alcoholics in certain State Hospitals.
HB 347 50-0 (1947) Author: Ridgeway, Jack F. Relating to inebriates and dipsomaniacs and creating a board of trustees of State funds for inebriates and dipsomaniacs; providing a saving clause; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith.
HB 988 46-0 (1939) Author: Riviere, Harvey Stephen Joseph Relating to amending a certain Article of the Revised Penal code providing and naming when intoxication and use of narcotics shall mitigate the offense.
SB 122 41-0 (1929) Author: Woodward, Walter Calisto Relating to the discharge of guardians of incompetents or habitual drunkards where such persons have been restored to their right minds or sober habits, by adding thereto a provision authorizing the court to adjudge such persons to be of sound mind or to be no longer habitual drunkards, as the case may be.
HB 318 36-0 (1919) Author: Miller, Barry Relating to amending certain acts so as to provide for the appointment of a guardian of a person of unsound mind or an habitual drunkard, on a hearing before the court, without the necessity of a jury trial, which will be granted if requested as set out in certain statute, and validating all appointments heretofore made without a jury trial.
SB 379 36-0 (1919) Author: Westbrook, Ed Relating to requiring all public schools in this State, in addition to the subjects required to be taught therein, to have the subject "Of the Effects of Alcoholic Stimulants and Narcotics on the Human System" taught therein regularly during each scholastic year. Senate: Educational Affairs
HB 173 36-2 (1919) Author: Davis, John E. | et. al. Relating to amending certain laws so as to provide for the appointment of a guardian of a person with unsound mind or an habitual drunkard without the need of a jury trial.
HB 354 33-0 (1913) Author: Parker, Daniel F. Relating to providing judicial proceedings of habitual drunkards and admission into asylum.
HB 356 33-0 (1913) Author: Oliver, George F. Relating to the offense of drunkenness.
SB 157 33-0 (1913) Author: Terrell, Henry Berryman Relating to amending the Revised Statutes providing for the admission of patients into, and the discharge of patients from, the asylum, and providing for judicial proceedings in cases of lunacy, so as to make said articles applicable to habitual drunkards.
SB 494 33-0 (1913) Author: Terrell, Henry Berryman | et. al. Relating to establishing an inebriate asylum for the detection and treatment of habitual drunkards, defining habitual drunkards, providing for their commitment, detention, and final discharge.

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