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HB 364 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to exemptions for disabled peace officers and fire fighters from payment of tuition and fees at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 443 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to the places a public employer may provide for employees to express breast milk. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 510 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al. Relating to payroll deductions for state and local government employee organizations. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 563 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to whom certain violations of the law by a state or local governmental entity may be reported. House: Government Transparency & Operation Considered in Calendars
HB 577 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to adopt or enforce certain regulations regarding whether a private employer may obtain or consider an employment applicant's or employee's criminal history record information. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 765 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to requiring political subdivisions to participate in the federal electronic verification of employment authorization program or E-verify. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1009 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the regulation of firefighters and fire departments by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Corrected comm. report printed & distributed
HB 1115 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the definition of "affected person" for purposes of a contested case hearing held by or for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regarding certain environmental permit applications. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1185 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the authority of general-law municipalities to impose term limits on the members of their governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 1238 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary
Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
Relating to investment training for officers of public housing authorities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1239 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary Relating to the governance of public housing authorities. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1344 85-0 (2017) Author: Cain, Briscoe | et. al. Relating to protection for reporting the existence of certain immigration policies of a governmental entity. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1355 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain municipalities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1570 85-0 (2017) Author: Burns, DeWayne
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain municipalities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1746 85-0 (2017) Author: Meyer, Morgan Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from a public retirement system of public officers or employees convicted of certain offenses. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 1923 85-0 (2017) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to the protection of religious beliefs and moral convictions regarding marriage. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1981 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to the consideration of criminal history record information of applicants for public employment or an occupational license. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1983 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the eligibility of a first responder for workers' compensation benefits for post-traumatic stress disorder. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2033 85-0 (2017) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. Filed
HB 2078 85-0 (2017) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
HB 2226 85-0 (2017) Author: Lang, Mike Relating to complaints filed against certain law enforcement officers, peace officers, detention officers, and county jailers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2351 85-0 (2017) Author: Nevárez, Poncho | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the investigation of fire fighters employed by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 2473 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the disclosure of gifts by vendors to certain local government officers and of certain relationships with local government officers; creating a criminal offense. House: General Investigating & Ethics Received from the House
HB 2477 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the authority of certain municipal employees to request the removal and storage of certain abandoned or illegally parked or operated vehicles. House: Urban Affairs Received from the House
HB 2486 85-0 (2017) Author: Stucky, Lynn | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to restoration of the position of public employees when relieved of duty from the Texas military forces or a similar unit. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective immediately
HB 2587 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the right of a public employee to representation in certain internal investigatory interviews. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2670 85-0 (2017) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to public information in the possession, custody, or control of a current or former officer or employee of a governmental body; creating a criminal offense. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 2750 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to requiring a public employer to give notice to new employees of the ability of certain employees to participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 3015 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Tracy | et. al. Relating to vacation leave time accounts for firefighter employee organizations. House: Urban Affairs Received from the House
HB 3082 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni
Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
Relating to the investment training requirement for certain local government officers. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
HB 3158 85-0 (2017) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the retirement systems for and the provision of other benefits to police and fire fighters in certain municipalities. House: Pensions
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
HB 3533 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to inspection procedures in certain long-term care facilities and the creation of a long-term care legislative oversight committee. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 3713 85-0 (2017) Author: Sheffield, J. D. Relating to longevity pay for members of fire and police departments in certain counties. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3727 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to vacancies on the governing body of a Type A general-law municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3824 85-0 (2017) Author: Rose, Toni | et. al. Relating to the duties and powers of peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4005 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to civilian complaint review boards in certain municipalities and counties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 13 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al. Relating to payroll deductions for state and local government employee organizations. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 110 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to term limits for elected officers of political subdivisions. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 152 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to municipal control of certain public retirement systems established for the benefit of municipal employees. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 369 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the right of a public employee to representation in certain internal investigatory interviews. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 483 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 486 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards in certain municipalities. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 783 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the disclosure restrictions on personnel files of police officers of municipalities that have adopted certain civil service laws. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 893 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the protection of religious beliefs and moral convictions regarding marriage. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1060 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to requiring a public employer to give notice to new employees of the ability of certain employees to participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1109 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian
Sponsor: Burns, DeWayne
Relating to the authority of certain political subdivisions to change the date of the general election for officers. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1262 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al. Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to adopt or enforce certain regulations regarding whether a private employer may obtain or consider an employment applicant's or employee's criminal history record information. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1722 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the eligibility of a firefighter or a peace officer for workers' compensation benefits for post-traumatic stress disorder. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1752 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to authorizing certain municipalities to establish defined contribution plans to provide retirement benefits to certain employees. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 2094 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob | et. al. Relating to establishment of the immigration authority delegation training grant program for local law enforcement agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 2283 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Springer, Drew
Relating to the regulation of dangerous dogs and dogs that attack persons in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SJR 13 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a political subdivision of this state to limit the number of terms for which a person may be elected to hold an office of the political subdivision. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 17 85-1 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the disclosure of gifts by vendors to certain local government officers and of certain relationships with local government officers; creating a criminal offense. House: General Investigating & Ethics Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 156 85-1 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason | et. al. Relating to payroll deductions for state and local government employee organizations. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 245 85-1 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the authority of general-law municipalities to impose term limits on the members of their governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 357 85-1 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to requiring a school district to give notice to new classroom teachers of the ability to participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. House: Government Transparency & Operation Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
HJR 37 85-1 (2017) Author: Larson, Lyle Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a political subdivision of this state to limit the number of terms for which a person may be elected to hold an office of the political subdivision. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 7 85-1 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al. Relating to payroll deductions for state and local government employee organizations. Senate: Business & Commerce Received from the Senate
SB 94 85-1 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to payroll deductions for state and local government employee organizations. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
HB 261 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 270 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 484 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the eligibility of a person to be a candidate for or holder of certain public elective offices. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 548 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to the consideration of criminal history record information regarding applicants for state employment. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 623 84-0 (2015) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al. Relating to the funding, issuing, and litigation of certain marriage licenses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 674 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to permitting a residency requirement for police officers in certain municipalities. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Left pending in committee
HB 716 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the certification of certain peace officers to enforce commercial motor vehicle safety standards. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 786 84-0 (2015) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to the right of a public employee to express breast milk in the workplace. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 870 84-0 (2015) Author: Smith, Wayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the investment training requirement for certain local government financial officers. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1090 84-0 (2015) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to exemption of certain firefighters and police officers from jury service. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1137 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to whom certain violations of the law by a state or local governmental entity may be reported. House: Government Transparency & Operation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1148 84-0 (2015) Author: Kacal, Kyle
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to the investment training requirement for certain municipal officers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1246 84-0 (2015) Author: Koop, Linda | et. al.
Sponsor: Hall, Bob
Relating to the methods of delivery for required financial statement forms sent to certain municipal officeholders and candidates for municipal office. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1355 84-0 (2015) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to the consequences for an elected officer who threatens, punishes, or intimidates a person based on the person's religious beliefs; creating a criminal offense. House: General Investigating & Ethics No action taken in committee
HB 1390 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to remedies for discrimination by a public employer against a public employee in connection with a claim for workers' compensation. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1400 84-0 (2015) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to the investment training requirement for certain local government officers. House: Investments & Financial Services Referred to Investments & Financial Services
HB 1405 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to the availability on the Internet of reports of political contributions or expenditures filed in connection with certain offices. House: Government Transparency & Operation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1538 84-0 (2015) Author: Meyer, Morgan Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from a public retirement system of public officers or employees convicted of certain offenses. House: Pensions Referred to Pensions
HB 1553 84-0 (2015) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to requiring political subdivisions to participate in the federal electronic verification of employment authorization program or E-verify. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1740 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the administration of rabies vaccine under a local rabies control program. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 1745 84-0 (2015) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al. Relating to the funding and issuing of marriage licenses and certifications and the recognition of certain marriages. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1749 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the organization of public employees. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1761 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the oversight of state border security activities. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1764 84-0 (2015) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to public information in the possession, custody, or control of a current or former officer or employee of a governmental body; creating a criminal offense. House: Government Transparency & Operation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1789 84-0 (2015) Author: Márquez, Marisa | et. al. Relating to longevity pay for peace officers and firefighters in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1790 84-0 (2015) Author: Márquez, Marisa | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to job performance on behalf of a fire fighter or police officer who is recovering from an off-duty injury. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2015 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to employment termination for falsification of military record in obtaining employment or employment benefits. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 2030 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the oversight of state border security activities. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2201 84-0 (2015) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to vacancies on the governing body of a Type A general-law municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2516 84-0 (2015) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the certification of municipal police officers to enforce commercial motor vehicle safety standards. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2590 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to providing a remedy for fraud committed in certain real estate transactions. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2608 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to municipal control of certain public retirement systems established for the benefit of municipal employees. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
HB 2762 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to certain petitions prescribed by law outside the Election Code. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2785 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to notice requirements for certain meetings or hearings in fire or police departments in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Postponed
HB 2828 84-0 (2015) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Burton, Konni
Relating to the authority of a municipality or county to obtain criminal history record information for certain persons, including employees, independent contractors, and volunteers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2845 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to the eligibility of a person to be a candidate for or holder of a public elective office. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 2917 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to impose term limits on certain elected officials. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 3032 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to vacancies created because of promotional appointments in certain municipal fire departments. House: Urban Affairs Postponed
HB 3033 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to the disciplinary suspension of a municipal firefighter in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3053 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to complaints against a law enforcement officer or fire fighter. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3234 84-0 (2015) Author: Galindo, Rick Relating to the right of municipal officers to obtain information, documents, and records. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3300 84-0 (2015) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the authority of general-law municipalities to impose term limits on the members of their governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 3380 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the grounds for and process by which elected officers of certain home-rule municipalities may be removed from office. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 3712 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to collective bargaining for firefighters and police officers, including county jailers and detention officers. Filed
HB 4042 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to collective bargaining for firefighters and police officers, including county jailers and detention officers. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 4117 84-0 (2015) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws governing immigration by certain governmental entities. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 110 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from a public retirement system of public officers or employees convicted of certain offenses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 320 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the enforcement of certain motor vehicle weight and safety standards. Senate: Transportation Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 336 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the right of municipal officers to obtain information, documents, and records. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 368 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the right of a public employee to representation in certain internal investigatory interviews. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 376 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al. Relating to the consideration of criminal history record information regarding applicants for employment. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Co-author authorized
SB 555 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the eligibility of a person to be a candidate for or holder of a public elective office. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 664 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth
Relating to employment termination for falsification of military record in obtaining employment or employment benefits. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 673 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al. Relating to the funding and issuing of marriage licenses and certifications and the recognition of certain marriages. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 716 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the methods of delivery for required financial statement forms sent to certain municipal officeholders and candidates for municipal office. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1035 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the oversight of state border security activities. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1037 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to law enforcement training programs and policies on using appropriate nonlethal force and nonviolent restraint; changing the education requirements for licensure as a peace officer. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1087 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the definition of, custody of, and access to public information; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1151 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to consultation with public employees concerning employment matters. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1256 84-0 (2015) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to notice requirements for certain meetings or hearings in fire or police departments in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1257 84-0 (2015) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the disciplinary suspension of a municipal firefighter in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1258 84-0 (2015) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to vacancies created because of promotional appointments in certain municipal fire departments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1295 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to separate negotiations regarding employment matters for police officers and firefighters in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1498 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to job performance on behalf of a fire fighter or police officer during illness or injury. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1499 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to longevity pay for peace officers and firefighters in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1681 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to police chiefs of certain municipalities. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1780 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al. Relating to the administration of rabies vaccine under a local rabies control program. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1968 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al. Relating to the organization of public employees. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
SJR 55 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffines, Don Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for retention elections for police chiefs of certain municipalities. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 195 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the availability on the Internet of reports of political expenditures and contributions filed in connection with certain county and municipal offices. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
HB 207 83-0 (2013) Author: Márquez, Marisa | et. al. Relating to prohibited retaliation against state or local public employees for reporting to certain persons violations of law. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 267 83-0 (2013) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 403 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to liability of certain certified municipal inspectors for services rendered during an emergency or disaster. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 483 83-0 (2013) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to a public hearing held on the issue of making a payment in excess of the compensation contracted for by a political subdivision. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Open Government
Effective immediately
HB 609 83-0 (2013) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to participate in the retirement systems of certain municipalities. House: Pensions Referred to Pensions
HB 626 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the number of hours certain employees must work to be eligible to participate in the Texas Municipal Retirement System. House: Pensions
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 741 83-0 (2013) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to the right of a public employee to express breast milk in the workplace. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1035 83-0 (2013) Author: Huberty, Dan
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures and of personal financial statements by certain officeholders and candidates. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1092 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the disciplinary suspension of firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1314 83-0 (2013) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the unlawful seizure of a firearm by a governmental officer or employee; providing penalties. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 1329 83-0 (2013) Author: Márquez, Marisa Relating to the administration of oaths and issuance of subpoenas in an arbitration proceeding involving firefighters or police officers in certain political subdivisions; creating an offense. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1364 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the local control of the conditions of firefighters' employment in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1577 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from a public retirement system of public officers or employees convicted of certain offenses. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
HB 1688 83-0 (2013) Author: Frullo, John Relating to the board of the Lubbock Reese Development Authority. House: Special Purpose Districts Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1691 83-0 (2013) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to the disclosure by a local government officer of certain gifts accepted as a guest. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1734 83-0 (2013) Author: Gutierrez, Roland
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the authority of the mayors of certain municipalities to call a special meeting. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1804 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the authority of political subdivisions to offer certain deferred compensation plans to employees. House: Pensions Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2164 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the delegation of authority by the governing body of a political subdivision during a disaster. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2174 83-0 (2013) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the investigation of firefighters in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2175 83-0 (2013) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to grievance procedures for firefighters in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2259 83-0 (2013) Author: Moody, Joe
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to circumstances under which a vacancy on the governing body occurs in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2264 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2509 83-0 (2013) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the business leave time account for a police officer employee organization in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2924 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Relating to military leave time accounts for police and fire departments. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 3015 83-0 (2013) Author: Moody, Joe
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to a recall election for officials of certain general-law municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3739 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to the continued employment of municipal employees who become candidates for public office. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3769 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the authority of a municipality to impose a civil penalty on owners of certain motor vehicles parked on a highway under the jurisdiction of the municipality that do not display a valid registration insignia or inspection certificate. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
No action taken in committee
HB 3794 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to impose term limits on the members of their governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 3829 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to participate in the retirement systems of certain municipalities. House: Pensions Referred to Pensions
HJR 66 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing compensation for certain public school employees and certain retired public school employees serving as members of local governing bodies. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HJR 103 83-0 (2013) Author: Simpson, David Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the requirement that certain counties continue to be divided into not fewer than four precincts used to elect justices of the peace and constables. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 121 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Márquez, Marisa
Relating to prohibited retaliation against certain state or local public employees for reporting to certain persons violations of law. House: State Affairs
Senate: Open Government
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 366 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to the authority of political subdivisions to offer certain deferred compensation plans to employees. House: Pensions
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 696 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Frullo, John
Relating to the board of the Lubbock Reese Redevelopment Authority. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 755 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures and of personal financial statements by certain officeholders and candidates. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1144 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the appointment and removal of directors of a spaceport development corporation. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1277 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1405 83-0 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to liability of certain persons assisting in man-made or natural disasters. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1569 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to a municipality's comprehensive plan. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1691 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the administration of oaths and issuance of subpoenas in an arbitration proceeding involving firefighters or police officers in certain political subdivisions. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1911 83-0 (2013) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the right of a public employee to representation in certain internal investigatory interviews. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 21 83-1 (2013) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the unlawful seizure of a firearm by a governmental officer or employee; providing penalties. Filed
SB 14 83-3 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws governing immigration by certain governmental entities; providing a civil penalty. Filed
HB 43 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the investigation of firefighters and police officers. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 122 82-0 (2011) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to proof that is acceptable for identifying individuals acknowledging written instruments. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 554 82-0 (2011) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the civil service status of emergency medical services personnel in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 611 82-0 (2011) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the provision of certain professional services by certain governmental entities. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Considered in Calendars
HB 876 82-0 (2011) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the filing of personal financial disclosure statements by municipal officers and candidates, members of the boards of trustees of school districts, and directors of sports and community venue districts. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1057 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to business leave time for certain municipal firefighters and police officers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1085 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from the Employees Retirement System of Texas of certain public officers and employees convicted of serious crimes. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
HB 1094 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the availability on the Internet of reports of political expenditures and contributions filed in connection with certain county and municipal offices. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
HB 1175 82-0 (2011) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the election of the governing body of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1354 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al. Relating to liability of certain certified municipal inspectors for services rendered during an emergency or disaster. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1447 82-0 (2011) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1488 82-0 (2011) Author: Gutierrez, Roland
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to examinations for hiring in certain municipal fire departments. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1652 82-0 (2011) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to collective bargaining by firefighters and police officers. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1745 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to impose term limits on the members of their governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1820 82-0 (2011) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to the number of hours certain employees must work to be eligible to participate in the Texas Municipal Retirement System. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 2006 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the release of a photograph of a police officer and access to records maintained by internal investigative divisions in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2146 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to the designation of certain municipal housing authority employees as peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2215 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the requirements of a municipal budget that raises more property taxes than in the previous year's budget. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2274 82-0 (2011) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to requiring a municipality to pay for the expenses of an election contest for a person elected to the governing body of the municipality. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2366 82-0 (2011) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the authority of an open-enrollment charter school operated by a municipality to give a preference in admissions to children of employees of the municipality. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2516 82-0 (2011) Author: Alvarado, Carol
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the appeal of an indefinite suspension of a municipal firefighter. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2736 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to the designation of certain code compliance division employees as peace officers. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2920 82-0 (2011) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the authority of a governing body of a Type C general law city to adopt an ordinance to determine the manner of when commissioners run for elected office. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3033 82-0 (2011) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to retirement under public retirement systems for employees of certain municipalities. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3035 82-0 (2011) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to the grievance procedure for firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3338 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to optional annuity increases for certain retirees and beneficiaries of the Texas Municipal Retirement System. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
HB 3357 82-0 (2011) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3607 82-0 (2011) Author: Kuempel, John | et. al. Relating to construction managers-at-risk used by local governments. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3736 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to appointment of a department head of a fire or police department in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HJR 146 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Van Proposing a constitutional amendment to repeal the provision that requires the automatic resignation of certain county, municipal, or district officeholders if they become candidates for another office. House: Elections Referred to Elections
SB 59 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the provision of assistance by the Texas Ethics Commission in the reporting of political contributions and expenditures made in connection with offices of and measures proposed by local governmental entities. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 344 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to municipal civil service for firefighters and police officers. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 380 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the election of the governing body of certain municipalities. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 484 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the release of a photograph of a police officer and access to records maintained by internal investigative divisions in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 586 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to proof that is acceptable for identifying individuals acknowledging written instruments. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 642 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Smithee, John | et. al.
Relating to optional annuity increases for certain retirees and beneficiaries of the Texas Municipal Retirement System. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 829 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the provision of certain professional services by certain governmental entities. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 885 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al. Relating to the designation of certain inspector generals of municipalities as peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 911 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the investigation of firefighters and police officers. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1045 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to examinations for hiring in certain municipal fire departments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1101 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the provision of certain professional services by certain governmental entities. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1190 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the appeal of an indefinite suspension of a municipal firefighter. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1284 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1351 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the civil service status of emergency medical services personnel in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1474 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the grievance procedure for firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1494 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to reporting to the Texas Judicial Council the election or appointment of certain municipal officers. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 1521 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to the distribution of money appropriated from a municipal court building security fund. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1536 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to retirement under public retirement systems for employees of certain municipalities. Senate: State Affairs Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1554 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to the designation of certain municipal housing authority employees as peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1746 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the conditions of employment for firefighters employed by fire departments created by an interlocal agreement between two or more political subdivisions of this state; providing penalties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1919 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the election from single-member districts of the governing body of certain populous municipalities. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 37 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Proposing a constitutional amendment to change the length of the unexpired term that causes the automatic resignation of certain elected county or district officeholders if they become candidates for another office. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
HB 780 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to eligibility requirements for a beginning police department position in certain municipalities under municipal civil service. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1173 81-0 (2009) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1443 81-0 (2009) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the age limit for a beginning position in a fire department in certain municipalities under municipal civil service. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1554 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the pension retirement system in certain municipalities for firefighters and police. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1721 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to taking or attempting to take a weapon from an employee or official of a correctional facility. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2054 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the conditions of employment for firefighters employed by certain districts and entities; providing penalties. House: County Affairs Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 2149 81-0 (2009) Author: Lewis, Tryon | et. al. Relating to the liability of public servants of certain governmental units for property damage. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2288 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to license requirements for certain government employees. House: Corrections No action taken in committee
HB 2307 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to coverage under a meet and confer agreement for certain municipal firefighters and police officers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2413 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the business leave time account for a police officer employee organization in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2631 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the filing of personal financial disclosure statements by municipal officers and candidates, members of the boards of trustees of school districts, and directors of sports and community venue districts. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2635 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the issuance of Municipal Judge and Justice of the Peace specialty license plates. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2940 81-0 (2009) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the grievance procedure for firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3001 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the consideration of longevity and cost of living in setting the salaries for certain municipal employees. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3006 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to impose term limits on municipal controllers and on the members of the municipalities' governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on intent calendar
HB 3048 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the availability on the Internet of reports of political expenditures and contributions filed in connection with certain county and municipal offices. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3091 81-0 (2009) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to proof that is acceptable for identifying individuals acknowledging written instruments. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3188 81-0 (2009) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to filing with the Texas Ethics Commission disclosure reports relating to local governmental entities and local government officers. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3298 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to the requirement to post notice of the subject of a meeting under the open meetings law as it relates to informal discussion of a social, ceremonial, or community event. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3500 81-0 (2009) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the issuance of specialized license plates for municipal officials. House: Transportation Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3677 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Phil Relating to the residency requirement for a candidate for an unelected office in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 3686 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3905 81-0 (2009) Author: England, Kirk Relating to the hiring of applicants for a beginning position in the fire department or police department in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 4033 81-0 (2009) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to the provision of assistance by the Texas Ethics Commission in the reporting of political contributions and expenditures made in connection with offices of and measures proposed by local governmental entities and of expenditures made in connection with attempts to influence the actions of local governmental entities. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4168 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the number of persons who may be appointed to the classification immediately below department head in a police department covered by municipal civil service. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 4295 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
HB 4298 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the right of certain hospital districts to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: County Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 4332 81-0 (2009) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to the certification of certain municipal police officers to enforce commercial motor vehicle safety standards. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 4432 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to certain transit authorities. House: Transportation Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 4486 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the participation of governmental entities and other employers in a federal work eligibility verification program; establishing an unlawful employment practice. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 120 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark Proposing a constitutional amendment providing that a person who holds elective office, other than a municipal office with a term of two years or less, automatically vacates the office held on announcing a candidacy or becoming a candidate for another elective office when the unexpired portion of the person's term of office exceeds one year. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 460 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to access to information regarding a firefighter or police officer under the municipal civil service law. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 461 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario | et. al.
Sponsor: Miklos, Robert
Relating to eligibility to take the entrance examination for a beginning position in the fire department. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 764 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 765 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to eligibility requirements for a beginning police department position in certain municipalities under municipal civil service. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1041 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the liability of public servants of certain governmental units for property damage. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1358 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to optional annuity increases for certain retirees and beneficiaries of the Texas Municipal Retirement System. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1401 81-0 (2009) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to taking or attempting to take a weapon from an employee or official of a correctional facility that is operated by a county or municipality. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1450 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1618 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the election of the governing body of certain municipalities. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1628 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to the pension retirement system in certain municipalities for firefighters and police. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1744 81-0 (2009) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to conditions of employment for law enforcement officers and corrections officers employed by certain counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 1896 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Walle, Armando
Relating to the employment of firefighters and police officers and the provision of emergency medical services in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1946 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
Relating to business leave time accounts for firefighter employee organizations in certain municipalities. House: Public Safety
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2065 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy
Sponsor: Veasey, Marc
Relating to proof that is acceptable for identifying individuals acknowledging written instruments. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2137 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to filing with the Texas Ethics Commission disclosure reports relating to local governmental entities and local government officers. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2156 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the number of persons who may be appointed to the classification immediately below department head in a police department covered by municipal civil service. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 2242 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Pena, Aaron
Relating to the provision of assistance by the Texas Ethics Commission in the reporting of political contributions and expenditures made in connection with offices of and measures proposed by local governmental entities. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2265 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the disciplinary suspension or demotion of a firefighter or police officer under municipal civil service. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 2446 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 2551 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the right of the Harris County Hospital District to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 2583 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to coverage under a meet and confer agreement for certain municipal firefighters and police officers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 364 80-0 (2007) Author: Jones, Delwin Relating to authority to conduct a closed meeting to discuss certain personnel matters involving a municipal advisory body. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 836 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al. Relating to excepting the birth date of a governmental official or employee and certain other information that could be used for the purpose of identity theft from required disclosure under the public information law. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 873 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to eligibility requirements for a beginning position in a police department in certain municipalities under municipal civil service. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 878 80-0 (2007) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the filing of personal financial disclosure statements by municipal officers and candidates, members of the boards of trustees of school districts, and directors of sports and community venue districts. House: Elections Considered in Calendars
HB 1176 80-0 (2007) Author: Smithee, John Relating to providing that a municipality may allow a municipal fire marshal or arson investigator to travel in an unmarked municipal vehicle when performing official duties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1473 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the waiver of sovereign immunity of a political subdivision for claims brought by certain employees. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 1478 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the waiver of immunity from suit of certain local government entities for claims arising under employment law. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1491 80-0 (2007) Author: Woolley, Beverly
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to disclosure of certain relationships with local government officers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1562 80-0 (2007) Author: Bailey, Kevin
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to hours of labor in certain fire departments. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1691 80-0 (2007) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers in certain municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1768 80-0 (2007) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the hours worked during a week by police officers in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2019 80-0 (2007) Author: Heflin, Joe Relating to filling certain vacancies on the governing bodies of municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 2099 80-0 (2007) Author: Bailey, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2184 80-0 (2007) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Record vote
HB 2269 80-0 (2007) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to entrance examination procedures for certain police officers under municipal civil service. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2387 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the investment of funds held by a local government for the purpose of paying certain postemployment benefits. House: Pensions & Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
HB 2729 80-0 (2007) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the conditions of employment for firefighters employed by certain districts and entities; providing penalties. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2731 80-0 (2007) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the qualifications for directors of municipal utility districts. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 3081 80-0 (2007) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3082 80-0 (2007) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to requiring certain municipalities to make certain payroll deductions on the request of a municipal employee. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3293 80-0 (2007) Author: Strama, Mark
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the performance of certain civil duties by officers in this state. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 3352 80-0 (2007) Author: Woolley, Beverly
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to municipal civil service for firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3392 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the resumption of employment by certain retirees within the Texas Municipal Retirement System. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3480 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to impose term limits on the members of their governing bodies. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3603 80-0 (2007) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to municipal power agencies. House: Regulated Industries Referred to Regulated Industries
SB 243 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to local control of firefighter and police officer employment matters in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Testimony taken in committee
SB 339 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Bailey, Kevin
Relating to entrance examination procedures for certain police officers under municipal civil service. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 342 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to eligibility requirements for a beginning position in a police department in certain municipalities under municipal civil service. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 526 80-0 (2007) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to providing that a municipality may allow a municipal fire marshal or arson investigator to travel in an unmarked municipal vehicle when performing official duties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 633 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to hours of labor in certain fire departments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 653 80-0 (2007) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Heflin, Joe
Relating to filling certain vacancies on the governing bodies of municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1014 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the application of the doctrine of sovereign immunity in a judicial proceeding to enforce certain employment rights. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
SB 1015 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the application of the doctrine of sovereign immunity in a judicial proceeding to enforce certain employment rights. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 1183 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al.
Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1212 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Bailey, Kevin
Relating to the local control of firefighter employment matters in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1227 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the conditions of employment for firefighters employed by certain districts and entities; providing penalties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 1653 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1678 80-0 (2007) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to a suit against an employee of a governmental unit alleging negligence in the course of the employee's employment. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1718 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to municipal civil service for firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1821 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the administration of municipal civil service promotional examinations in certain cities to eligible candidates unable to be physically present during the examination. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 150 79-0 (2005) Author: Reyna, Elvira | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the eligibility of a person to be appointed to serve on certain civil service commissions. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 233 79-0 (2005) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the securing by municipal police officers of a scene to which the municipality's emergency ambulance service responds. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 263 79-0 (2005) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the civil service status of certain fire department employees. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 304 79-0 (2005) Author: Talton, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob | et. al.
Relating to conditions of employment for police officers employed by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 641 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers and detention officers in certain municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 707 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin | et. al. Relating to the ability of a home-rule municipality to sue and be sued. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 771 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers and detention officers in certain counties. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 914 79-0 (2005) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to disclosure and availability of certain information concerning certain local government officers and vendors; providing criminal penalties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1144 79-0 (2005) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the hours worked during a week by police officers in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1151 79-0 (2005) Author: Gonzales, Veronica Relating to the consideration of a person's age in determining the person's eligibility for a position in a police department in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1152 79-0 (2005) Author: Gonzales, Veronica Relating to representation elections conducted under The Fire and Police Employee Relations Act. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1473 79-0 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to the composition of the pension board of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1913 79-0 (2005) Author: Olivo, Dora
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the application of the municipal civil service law for firefighters and police officers to certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2312 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the filing of personal financial disclosure statements by municipal officers and candidates, members of the boards of trustees of school districts, and directors of sports and community venue districts. House: Elections Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2380 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the filing of personal financial statements by officers and employees of certain municipalities. House: Elections Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2457 79-0 (2005) Author: Talton, Robert
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the entrance requirements, base pay, and longevity pay in certain municipalities for a police officer who has previous experience as a police officer. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2557 79-0 (2005) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the exception from required public disclosure under the public information law of certain performance evaluations of governmental employees. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2589 79-0 (2005) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to local control of fire fighter and police officer employment matters in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 2712 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to eligibility for beginning positions in certain police and fire departments. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2747 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the administration of a retirement health care plan for firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2866 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 3090 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Delwin | et. al. Relating to authority to conduct a closed meeting to discuss certain personnel matters involving a municipal advisory body. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3116 79-0 (2005) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to the authority of regional planning commissions with respect to mutual aid agreements for emergency management purposes. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 3322 79-0 (2005) Author: Luna, Vilma Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3364 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the creation of a Civilian Oversight Commission and local district complaint offices; providing penalties. House: Government Reform Referred to Government Reform
HB 3562 79-0 (2005) Author: Campbell, Scott Relating to the number of persons who may be appointed to certain positions in police departments covered by municipal civil service. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HJR 59 79-0 (2005) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment to remove restrictions on the types of voting methods that may be used to elect the governing body of a municipality. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 118 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the civil service status of certain fire department employees. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 281 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers in certain municipalities and counties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 299 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Menendez, Jose
Relating to the exception from required public disclosure of the name of an applicant for the position of city manager of certain home-rule municipalities. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Point of order sustained
SB 716 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Talton, Robert
Relating to payroll deductions for certain employees who are peace officers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1092 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the authority of regional planning commissions with respect to mutual aid agreements for emergency management purposes. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1372 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the administration of a retirement health care plan for firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1539 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the application of the municipal civil service law for firefighters and police officers to certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1601 79-0 (2005) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the entrance requirements and longevity pay in certain municipalities for a police officer who has previous experience as a police officer. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1731 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the composition of the pension board of certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 463 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the terms of an employment contract of a political subdivision. House: County Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 601 78-0 (2003) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the administration of a retirement system for officers and employees of certain municipalities. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 775 78-0 (2003) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to impose term limits on the members of their governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 915 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the establishment of a minimum wage for public employees. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 967 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to representation of constituents on state and local governing bodies. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1061 78-0 (2003) Author: Griggs, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to municipal officer and employee participation in state travel services contracts. House: Government Reform
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1229 78-0 (2003) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to eligibility for appointment to the board of directors of an economic development corporation. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 1271 78-0 (2003) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to the uniform election date for certain cities. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1292 78-0 (2003) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to oversight of persons to whom a municipality delegates management and supervision of programs funded by municipal hotel occupancy taxes. House: Local Government Ways and Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1388 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to a firefighters' relief and retirement fund in certain municipalities. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 1606 78-0 (2003) Author: Wolens, Steven
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to ethics of public servants, including the functions and duties of the Texas Ethics Commission; the regulation of political contributions, political advertising, lobbying, and conduct of public servants; and the reporting of political contributions and personal financial information; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Ethics, Select
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1716 78-0 (2003) Author: Lewis, Glenn | et. al. Relating to conflicts of interest of certain local public officials engaged in the practice of law. House: County Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1788 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to municipal payroll deductions for certain employees who are fire fighters. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2334 78-0 (2003) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the right of residents of an area annexed for limited purposes to vote in certain municipal elections. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2355 78-0 (2003) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the timely filing of an application for a place on the ballot for an office of a home-rule city. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2364 78-0 (2003) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2370 78-0 (2003) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to collective bargaining by officials of the state or of a political subdivision of the state. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2385 78-0 (2003) Author: Griggs, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to salary payments to municipal and county employees called to active military duty. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 2460 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to local control of police officer employment matters in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2642 78-0 (2003) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers and detention officers in certain municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2730 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers in certain municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2804 78-0 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to school district internship programs in which students earn local credit for high school graduation by working with elected government officials. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2873 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to representation of constituents on local governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3160 78-0 (2003) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to collective bargaining by employees of local governments. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3391 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to civil service for city marshals of certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HCR 295 78-0 (2003) Author: Wolens, Steven
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections to H.B. No. 1606. Signed by the Governor
HCR 297 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections to H.B. No. 1606. Tabled
HJR 41 78-0 (2003) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment to remove restrictions on the types of voting methods that may be used to elect the governing body of a municipality. House: Elections Left pending in committee
SB 297 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle
Sponsor: Hamric, Peggy
Relating to a firefighters' relief and retirement fund in certain municipalities. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 304 78-0 (2003) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Griggs, Bob
Relating to municipal officer and employee participation in state travel services contracts. House: Government Reform
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
SB 308 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the administration of a retirement system for officers and employees of certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 454 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the uniform election date for certain cities. House: Elections
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Meeting cancelled
SB 734 78-0 (2003) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Hunter, Bob
Relating to the power of appointment in certain municipalities having city managers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 735 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan
Relating to local government officials serving on state boards. House: County Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1027 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to municipal payroll deductions for certain employees who are fire fighters. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1029 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers in certain municipalities and counties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1174 78-0 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Griggs, Bob | et. al.
Relating to salary payments to municipal and county employees called to active military duty. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
SB 1286 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to collective bargaining by officials of the state or of a political subdivision of the state. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1288 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario | et. al.
Sponsor: Noriega, Rick
Relating to military leave and military leave time accounts for certain municipal firefighters and police officers. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Laid on the table subject to call
SB 1448 78-0 (2003) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms of employment of certain municipal employees. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1478 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to protecting certain public employees who report violations of law. Senate: Jurisprudence Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1612 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the right of residents of an area annexed for limited purposes to vote in certain municipal elections. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 18 78-3 (2003) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to personal financial statements filed by officers of certain local governments. Filed
HB 64 77-0 (2001) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to financial disclosure by certain municipal officers; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 320 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to the conditions of employment for certain firefighters. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 444 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the requirements for write-in candidates in an election for city officers. House: Elections
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 746 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to residency requirements for employees of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 798 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the terms of an employment contract of a political subdivision. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
No action taken in committee
HB 837 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to investigations of certain municipal police officers. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 926 77-0 (2001) Author: Noriega, Rick | et. al. Relating to local control of police officer employment matters in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 990 77-0 (2001) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to prohibiting term limits for the members of certain municipal governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 996 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the authority of a municipality to authorize the removal of certain motor vehicles from public roadways in the municipality to aid in the enforcement of parking ordinances of the municipality. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1194 77-0 (2001) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the eligibility of certain property owned or leased by a local official for ad valorem tax abatement or tax increment financing. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1282 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the application of the nepotism prohibitions to employment of certain individuals. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1345 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to collective bargaining by employees of local governments. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 1381 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the issuance of special license plates for members of the governing body of a municipality. House: Transportation Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1388 77-0 (2001) Author: Moreno, Joe
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the civil service status of fire fighters in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1519 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the terms of, and term limits on, the members of certain municipal governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1569 77-0 (2001) Author: Yarbrough, Ken
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to a firefighters' relief and retirement fund in certain municipalities. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
See remarks for effective date
HB 1573 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the establishment of a retirement system for officers and employees of certain municipalities and of the retirement system and the transfer of credit from one retirement system to the established system. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1605 77-0 (2001) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to authorizing members of the governing body of certain municipalities to serve as volunteers. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1621 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the representation of the transportation disadvantaged in mass transportation. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1675 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the establishment of a minimum wage for public employees. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1957 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to municipal payroll deductions. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2193 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to grievance procedures for certain municipal police officers and firefighters. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2220 77-0 (2001) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the authorized use of an unmarked vehicle by a municipal employee to conduct an investigation involving suspected fraud or other mismanagement. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2260 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to accommodations and work assignments for certain pregnant municipal and county employees. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2273 77-0 (2001) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the hours worked during a week by police officers in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2297 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the payment of municipal fees and fines by electronic means. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2321 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to petitioning for candidacy as a member of, and term limits on the members of, certain municipal governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2384 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to certain firefighter and police officer employment matters in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2431 77-0 (2001) Author: Counts, David Relating to special license plates for a municipal judge. House: Transportation Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2677 77-0 (2001) Author: Bailey, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms of employment of certain municipal employees. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2694 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to disclosure of contracts between candidates for or holders of certain public offices and governmental entities; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3193 77-0 (2001) Author: Puente, Robert
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the number of members of the governing body of certain home-rule municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3540 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to allowing employees, officers, or members of the governing body of a municipality to serve on board of directors of a corporation created pursuant to the Development Corporation Act of 1979. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3559 77-0 (2001) Author: Kitchen, Ann Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HJR 57 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the number of county commissioners in Dallas County. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HJR 58 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the terms of office of certain officers of a municipality. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HJR 65 77-0 (2001) Author: Hardcastle, Rick Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing Archer County to combine justice of the peace and constable precincts. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
SB 122 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the authorized use of an unmarked vehicle by a municipal employee to conduct a fraud investigation. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 262 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to critical incident counseling for municipal public safety employees. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 339 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to financial disclosure by certain municipal officers; providing penalties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 378 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the conditions of employment for fire fighters. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 559 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al. Relating to the application of the open meetings law to certain committees, subcommittees, and similar entities that are created by the governing body of a municipality. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
SB 669 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the establishment of a retirement system for officers and employees of certain municipalities and of the retirement system and the transfer of credit from one retirement system to the established system. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 729 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to collective bargaining by employees of local governments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 738 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to authorizing members of the governing body of municipalities to serve as volunteers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 750 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the authority of a municipality to authorize the removal of certain motor vehicles from public roadways in the municipality to aid in the enforcement of parking ordinances of the municipality. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 820 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, J. E. Relating to a firefighters' relief and retirement fund in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 846 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to municipal payroll deductions. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 961 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Lewis, Glenn
Relating to salary supplements by a county or a municipality for child and adult protective services workers. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 973 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David Relating to the hours worked during a week by police officers in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1177 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to payment of municipal fees and fines by electronic means. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1248 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the civil service status of certain firefighters in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 1254 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to local control of police officer employment matters in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1255 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to grievance procedures for certain municipal police officers and firefighters. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1259 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the representation of the transportation disadvantaged in mass transportation. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 260 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to providing protection from retaliation for reporting a violation of certain laws by employees of water or sewer service systems. House: Business & Industry Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 770 76-0 (1999) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to a municipality's request of assistance from a constable. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Tagged in committee
HB 961 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Delwin Relating to the right of a public employee to communicate with any elected state official; imposing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1149 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the ability of tenant representatives to serve a certain number of consecutive terms as commissioners of local housing authorities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1173 76-0 (1999) Author: Yarbrough, Ken
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to a firefighters' relief and retirement fund in certain municipalities. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1201 76-0 (1999) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to the conditions of employment for police officers in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1238 76-0 (1999) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to classification of the position of fire marshal in certain municipal fire departments. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1316 76-0 (1999) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the accumulation and valuation of sick leave by certain firefighters and police officers. House: Urban Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1505 76-0 (1999) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to classification of the position of fire marshal in certain municipal fire departments. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1528 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to residency requirements for employees of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1636 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to municipal payroll deductions. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1930 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to insurance provided by or through certain development corporations created by certain political subdivisions. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2020 76-0 (1999) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to regulating conflicts of interest of certain elected local officials associated with certain labor organizations. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2314 76-0 (1999) Author: McReynolds, Jim
Sponsor: Nixon, Drew
Relating to the requirements a person must meet to serve as a director of fire fighters' and police officers' civil service. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2377 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the establishment of a minimum wage for public employees. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2503 76-0 (1999) Author: Moreno, Joe Relating to civil service status of fire fighters in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2678 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the employment by certain municipalities of persons who reside outside the corporate limits of the municipality. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2721 76-0 (1999) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to requirements for use of certain municipal employees on public works projects. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2754 76-0 (1999) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the administration of risk pools that provide health and accident coverage for political subdivisions. House: Insurance
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2874 76-0 (1999) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to conditions of employment for peace officers employed by certain transportation authorities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2888 76-0 (1999) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the prohibition of collective bargaining by certain political entities or subdivisions. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2895 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to municipal governing body confirmation of appointments to a venue district board. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2925 76-0 (1999) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to access to criminal history record information by a municipality for certain background checks. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2930 76-0 (1999) Author: Walker, Gary
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the application of nepotism prohibitions to certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3375 76-0 (1999) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to local control of police officer employment matters by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3376 76-0 (1999) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to fire and police department records concerning charges of misconduct and disciplinary actions in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Posting rule suspended
HB 3377 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to membership and credit in and benefits and administration of public retirement systems for police officers in certain municipalities. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3468 76-0 (1999) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the appointment of directors and chairman of the board of directors of a sports and community venue district. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3491 76-0 (1999) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the issuance of special license plates for members of the governing body of a municipality. House: Transportation Considered in Calendars
HB 3542 76-0 (1999) Author: Hodge, Terri Relating to the conditions of employment for fire fighters in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 3695 76-0 (1999) Author: Clark, Ron Relating to the authorization of a closed meeting by the governing body of a municipality to deliberate certain personnel actions affecting a member of an advisory body. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3724 76-0 (1999) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to classification of positions within covered fire departments. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3773 76-0 (1999) Author: Greenberg, Sherri | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to credit in and benefits and administration of retirement systems for police officers in certain municipalities. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3836 76-0 (1999) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the removal of a member of the governing body of a general-law municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HJR 63 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Proposing a constitutional amendment to remove restrictions on the types of voting methods that may be used to elect the governing body of a municipality. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 429 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Greenberg, Sherri
Relating to participation in, contributions to, and benefits and administration of retirement systems for police officers in certain municipalities. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 443 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to classification of the position of fire marshal in certain municipal fire departments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 444 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to abolishment of classified positions within covered fire departments Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 554 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to classification of the position of fire marshal in certain municipal fire departments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 568 76-0 (1999) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to municipal payroll deductions. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 621 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Farrar, Jessica
Relating to conditions of employment for peace officers employed by certain transportation authorities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 998 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E. Relating to a firefighters' relief and retirement fund in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1362 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the regulation of certain municipal planning professionals by the Texas Real Estate Commission; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1397 76-0 (1999) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the creation of a virtual university to assist elected officials of rural local governments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 1501 76-0 (1999) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the appointment of directors and chairman of the board of directors of a sports and community venue district. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1539 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Talton, Robert
Relating to local control of police officer employment matters by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1542 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to membership and credit in and benefits and administration of public retirement systems for police officers in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1606 76-0 (1999) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Relating to the board of directors for sports and community venue districts in certain populous counties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1806 76-0 (1999) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to critical incident stress debriefing of public safety employees. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
HB 20 75-0 (1997) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to liability of certain governmental units and the employees of those units. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 374 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to providing protection from retaliation for reporting a violation of certain laws by employees of water or sewer service systems. House: Business & Industry Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 450 75-0 (1997) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to residency requirements for municipal employees. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 474 75-0 (1997) Author: Mowery, Anna Relating to judicial review of certain local civil service commission decisions. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 586 75-0 (1997) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to permitting collective bargaining between the state or a political subdivision of the state and certain labor organizations representing public employees. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 668 75-0 (1997) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the requirement that deliberations relating to collective bargaining between certain public employers and certain employee associations be open to the public. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 719 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the power to appoint the commissioners of a housing authority in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 817 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al. Relating to the terms of, and term limits on, the members of certain municipal governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 873 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to municipal payroll deductions. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 998 75-0 (1997) Author: Hunter, Bob
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the conflict-of-interests prohibition applying to a local official who has a substantial interest in a business entity. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 1012 75-0 (1997) Author: Counts, David
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the appointment of an environmental health officer in a home-rule municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1503 75-0 (1997) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to accommodating a municipal or county employee with a partial disability related to pregnancy. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1568 75-0 (1997) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the terms of, and term limits on, the members of certain municipal governing bodies. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1816 75-0 (1997) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to assignment of claims by public employees. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 2398 75-0 (1997) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to the salary of elected officers in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 2523 75-0 (1997) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the appointment of a tenant representative as a commissioner of a municipal housing authority. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2894 75-0 (1997) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to regulation of membership on local governing bodies by employees of participating labor organizations. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2912 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to residency requirements for employees of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2949 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to the residence requirement for the office of mayor of a home-rule municipality. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3000 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to voter approval of the compensation of members of the governing body of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HJR 110 75-0 (1997) Author: Finnell, Charles Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of constable in Jack County. House: County Affairs Posting rule suspended
SB 63 75-0 (1997) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Burnam, Lon
Relating to the recommendations of certain local officials regarding the issuance of permits by the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 240 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce Relating to the recall of an elected official in a general-law municipality. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 823 75-0 (1997) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to payroll deductions in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1233 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Denny, Mary
Relating to exemption from inscription requirements for an automobile used by a municipal or county medical examiner. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1421 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to accommodating a municipal or county employee with a partial disability related to pregnancy. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1840 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to prohibiting certain prosecuting attorneys from running for an elected judicial office. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report sent to Calendars
SJR 30 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Proposing a constitutional amendment to require a taxing unit that seeks to collect delinquent ad valorem taxes to elect between enforcing the lien securing payment of the taxes and enforcing personal liability for the taxes. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SJR 31 75-0 (1997) Author: Ogden, Steve Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide that certain amounts designated for deposit to the economic stabilization fund be transferred to the higher education fund. Senate: Finance Referred to subcommittee
HB 87 74-0 (1995) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the authority of a local government to extend employee benefits to a person related to the employee. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 151 74-0 (1995) Author: Munoz, Sergio Relating to exempting municipalities and municipal officers and employees from hotel occupancy taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 166 74-0 (1995) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to liability of certain governmental units and the employees of those units. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 175 74-0 (1995) Author: Hirschi, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the protection of a public employee who reports a violation of law. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 220 74-0 (1995) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al. Relating to municipal access to criminal history record information about applicants for employment. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 250 74-0 (1995) Author: Dear, Homer Relating to municipal access to criminal history record information about applicants for employment. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 383 74-0 (1995) Author: Junell, Robert
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to liability of certain governmental units and to the employees and officers of those units. House: State Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 385 74-0 (1995) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to persons authorized to administer oaths made in Texas. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 562 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the number of consecutive years a person may serve on certain mass transit authority boards. House: Urban Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 808 74-0 (1995) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to financial disclosure requirements and standards of conduct applying to county and district officers, candidates, and employees. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 944 74-0 (1995) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the cancellation of certain city council elections. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1033 74-0 (1995) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to health and workers' compensation insurance coverage providing benefits to employees of the state and local governments. House: Pensions and Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
HB 1156 74-0 (1995) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to authorizing the state and political subdivisions of the state to enter into certain agreements regarding employment conditions. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1262 74-0 (1995) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to applying the municipal civil service system to certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1554 74-0 (1995) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to indemnification of certain government employees. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 1556 74-0 (1995) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to the liability of certain government officials. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 1557 74-0 (1995) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to liability of certain governmental units and to the employees of those units. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 1769 74-0 (1995) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to establishing employee grievance procedures for certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1791 74-0 (1995) Author: Munoz, Sergio Relating to the prohibition of certain conditions as a requirement for employment by a political subdivision. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1951 74-0 (1995) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the rights of pregnant municipal and county employees. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1984 74-0 (1995) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to residency requirements for municipal employees. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2325 74-0 (1995) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to payroll deductions in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2512 74-0 (1995) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the compensation for officers of certain political subdivisions. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2632 74-0 (1995) Author: Moffat, Nancy Relating to the discipline and removal of a member of a governing body in certain home-rule municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2675 74-0 (1995) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to the repeal of Sections: 2.01(6), (7)(B), and 5.15. Chapter 276, Acts 1993, 73rd Legislature, Vernon's Ann. Civ. St. former Article 5221k, now Chapter 21, Labor Code. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2699 74-0 (1995) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to representation requirements for members of a municipal planning commission in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2740 74-0 (1995) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to group health insurance for retirees of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2805 74-0 (1995) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the appointment of a tenant member to the governing body of a municipal housing authority. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 2954 74-0 (1995) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the term and conditions of certain interlocal contracts and litigation resulting from the contracts. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HJR 93 74-0 (1995) Author: Talton, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to impose term limits on state, district, and local elective offices. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HJR 131 74-0 (1995) Author: Madden, Jerry Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the constructive election of an unopposed candidate to a municipal office. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 24 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to liability of certain governmental units and to the employees and officers of those units. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 95 74-0 (1995) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to the recall of an elected official in a general-law municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Motion tabled
SB 118 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to a municipality's access to criminal history record information about applicants for employment. House: Public Safety
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
SB 408 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John | et. al. Relating to health and workers' compensation insurance coverage providing benefits to employees of the state and local governments or retired employees or annuitants. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 411 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John Relating to the protection of a public employee who reports a violation of law. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 527 74-0 (1995) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Lewis, Ron
Relating to conditions of employment for certain officers of the state or a political subdivision of the state. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 540 74-0 (1995) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to the rights of pregnant municipal and county employees. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 543 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to residency requirements and to response time to civil emergencies for certain municipal employees. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
SB 563 74-0 (1995) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: McCoulskey, Huey
Relating to the authority to abolish the position of marshal in a Type B general-law municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
SB 862 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the state and political subdivisions of the state to enter into certain agreements regarding employment conditions. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 895 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to establishing employee grievance procedures for certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 983 74-0 (1995) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Relating to meetings of the mayors of municipalities for the purpose of making appointments to certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 1153 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the investigation of a county or municipal law enforcement officer in certain counties and municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1208 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the appointment of a tenant member to the governing body of a municipal housing authority. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1425 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to municipal civil service in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1461 74-0 (1995) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to exempting officers and employees of counties, municipalities, school districts, and any other political subdivision from interest payments described in Chapter 74, Property Code. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 4 73-0 (1993) Author: Carona, John Relating to the offenses of aggravated assault and deadly assault on a municipal or county officer or employee who is authorized to issue citations or serve process. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported from s/c favorably as substituted
HB 319 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to filling certain vacancies in elective offices in a municipality with a population of 1.5 million or more. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 435 73-0 (1993) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to the election of the governing body of certain municipalities with a population of 250,000 or more. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 646 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to the right of certain municipal and county employees to purchase a continuation of health benefits coverage at retirement. House: Investments & Banking Left pending in committee
HB 663 73-0 (1993) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the filling of vacancies on the governing bodies of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 1103 73-0 (1993) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto
Sponsor: Lucio, Eddie
Relating to the hours of labor and vacation of members of fire departments in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1379 73-0 (1993) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the process of removing certain municipal officers from office. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on intent calendar
HB 1487 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the election from single-member districts of the governing body of a municipality with a population of 1.5 million or more. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1511 73-0 (1993) Author: Stiles, Mark Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment for fire fighters. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1547 73-0 (1993) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the appointment and election of commissioners of public housing authorities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1632 73-0 (1993) Author: Rabuck, Bob Relating to the authority of the mayors of certain cities to call certain elections. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1727 73-0 (1993) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the investigation of a county or municipal law enforcement officer in certain counties and municipalities. House: Public Safety Reported favorably as substituted
HB 1786 73-0 (1993) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to payroll deductions in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Returned to committee
HB 1936 73-0 (1993) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2070 73-0 (1993) Author: Flores, Yolanda Relating to the election from single-member districts of the governing body of a municipality with a population of 1.5 million or more. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2082 73-0 (1993) Author: Thompson, Garfield Relating to the creation of a municipal employees civil service commission in certain municipalities; providing penalties. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2245 73-0 (1993) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the appointment and removal of commissioners of a municipal housing authority. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2349 73-0 (1993) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to grievance procedures for county and certain other local government employees. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 2418 73-0 (1993) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the indemnification of certain governmental employees. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2419 73-0 (1993) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to indemnification of certain government employees. House: State Affairs Returned to committee
HB 2420 73-0 (1993) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the liability of certain government officials. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2421 73-0 (1993) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to liability of certain governmental units and to the employees of those units. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2491 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the off-duty security employment of reserve law enforcement officers of certain counties and municipalities. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2663 73-0 (1993) Author: Eckels, Robert
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the powers and duties of the commissioners court. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/93
HJR 6 73-0 (1993) Author: Hirschi, John Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing local officers to become candidates for the legislature by resigning the office held. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HJR 25 73-0 (1993) Author: Saunders, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county surveyor in Wharton County. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HJR 41 73-0 (1993) Author: Schechter, Sue Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the manner in which vacancies are filled on the governing bodies of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 60 73-0 (1993) Author: Brimer, Kim Proposing a constitutional amendment to eliminate residence requirements for statewide elected officers. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HJR 71 73-0 (1993) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of sheriff in Harris County. House: County Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HJR 88 73-0 (1993) Author: Place, Allen Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit the number of offices of constable in Comanche County. House: County Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 116 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to filling certain vacancies in elective offices in a municipality with a population of 1.5 million or more. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 404 73-0 (1993) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Martin, Mike
Relating to the right of certain municipal and county employees to purchase a continuation of health benefits coverage at retirement. House: Investments & Banking
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 433 73-0 (1993) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment of certain employees. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 783 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the investigation of a county or municipal law enforcement officer in certain counties and municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1148 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the off-duty security employment of reserve law enforcement officers of certain counties and municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1389 73-0 (1993) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to indemnification of certain government employees. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably w/o amendments
SJR 17 73-0 (1993) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Schechter, Sue
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the manner in which vacancies are filled on the governing bodies of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SJR 51 73-0 (1993) Author: Ellis, Rodney Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for the support of the business start-up and small business development fund. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SJR 55 73-0 (1993) Author: Patterson, Jerry Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing citizens to carry handguns. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 131 72-0 (1991) Author: Hury, James | et. al.
Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
Relating to the liability of certain governmental units and certain governmental employees and officers. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 185 72-0 (1991) Author: Blair, Fred Relating to the requirement that municipal employees reside in the municipality. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 237 72-0 (1991) Author: Martinez, Roman Relating to filling a vacancy on the governing body of a municipality with a population of 1.5 million or more. House: Elections
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 341 72-0 (1991) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario | et. al.
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the election from single-member and at-large districts and the terms of the governing body of a municipality with a population of 1.5 million or more. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 416 72-0 (1991) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the offenses of aggravated assault and deadly assault on a municipal officer or employee who is authorized to issue citations or serve process. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to special subcommittee
HB 492 72-0 (1991) Author: Thompson, Garfield Relating to collective bargaining rights of certain public employees; providing civil penalties. House: State Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 588 72-0 (1991) Author: Stiles, Mark Relating to the application of the hotel occupancy tax to local governments and their officers and employees. House: Ways & Means No action taken in subcommittee
HB 744 72-0 (1991) Author: Shelley, Dan Relating to the grievance procedure under municipal civil service in certain municipalities. House: County Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 746 72-0 (1991) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to financial statement requirements and standards of conduct applying to certain district, county, and precinct officers, candidates, and employees; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in subcommittee
HB 835 72-0 (1991) Author: Culberson, John Relating to actions against and the liability of certain governmental employees. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1024 72-0 (1991) Author: Saunders, Robert Relating to the payment of tort claims against certain employees of local governments. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1179 72-0 (1991) Author: Delisi, Dianne Amending the municipal civil service act. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1267 72-0 (1991) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to local option memorandums of understanding in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1616 72-0 (1991) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to requiring persons who contract with certain municipalities to provide certain employee benefits. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1720 72-0 (1991) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to single-member districts applicable to the governing body of certain municipalities. House: Elections 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Calendars
HB 1778 72-0 (1991) Author: Oakley, Keith Relating to municipal payroll deductions. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1910 72-0 (1991) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the establishment of, participation and credit in, and benefits and administration of, a retirement system for employees of certain municipalities. House: Retirement and Aging Left pending in committee
HB 2015 72-0 (1991) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the appointment of commissioners of a municipal housing authority in municipalities with a population of 1.5 million or more. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2097 72-0 (1991) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to a civil service system for employees of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2098 72-0 (1991) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the rights of employees of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2238 72-0 (1991) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to the mayor-council form of government in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Testimony taken in committee
HB 2654 72-0 (1991) Author: Eckels, Robert Amending Section 143.003 and Section 143.103(b) of the Local Government Code to exclude employees from coverage. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HJR 38 72-0 (1991) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the distribution of the available school fund in a manner that promotes an efficient system of public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HJR 55 72-0 (1991) Author: Schechter, Sue Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the manner in which vacancies are filled on the governing bodies of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HJR 57 72-0 (1991) Author: Hirschi, John Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing local officers to become candidates for the legislature by resigning the office held. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 353 72-0 (1991) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the offenses of aggravated assault and deadly assault on a municipal officer or employee who is authorized to issue citations or serve process. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 375 72-0 (1991) Author: Dickson, Temple Relating to the liability of certain governmental units for certain governmental employees and officers. Senate: Economic Development Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 737 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the establishment of, participation and credit in, and benefits and administration of a retirement system for employees of certain municipalities; creating an offense and providing a penalty. House: Retirement and Aging
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
SJR 23 72-0 (1991) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Schechter, Sue
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the manner in which vacancies are filled on the governing bodies of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
1st Printing printed and distributed
HJR 1 72-3 (1992) Author: Culberson, John | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for equal educational opportunity, providing for local control by a school district of local taxes, authorizing the legislature to determine the methods by which school districts are formed and by which state funds appropriated to school districts are allocated, providing for appropriate state funding for rural school districts that are small and sparsely populated, and restricting the power of the courts to overturn a legislative decision regarding the system of or support for public education by adopting federal constitutional law that also preserves equal access to the courts. Filed
HB 101 70-0 (1987) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to fire protection personnel employed in a municipal department other than the fire department. House: Urban Affairs Reported from s/c fav. w/o amdt(s)
HB 569 70-0 (1987) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to residency requirements for the employees of a city or town. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in subcommittee
HB 786 70-0 (1987) Author: Luna III, Albert Relating to the provision of a defense by a municipality or a special purpose district in certain suits against peace officers, fire fighters, or emergency medical personnel. House: Urban Affairs Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 789 70-0 (1987) Author: Connelly, Barry Relating to the appointment of a fire department assistant chief in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 824 70-0 (1987) Author: Barton, Erwin
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to residency requirements for municipal employees. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 904 70-0 (1987) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to the establishment in certain municipalities of boards to receive and act on complaints of police misconduct. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1006 70-0 (1987) Author: Arnold, Bill
Sponsor: Johnson, Eddie
Relating to local perpetual care cemetery city advisory boards in certain cities. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 1264 70-0 (1987) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to the creation and operation of the Texas Local Government Excess Liability Insurance Pool. House: State Affairs Pending in subcommittee
HB 1301 70-0 (1987) Author: Hill, Patricia Relating to the authority of certain general cities to indemnify certain persons for losses arising out of the performance of duties for the city. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1318 70-0 (1987) Author: Wilson, Ron
Sponsor: Washington, Craig
Relating to municipal liability for certain traffic offenses committed by municipal employees in the course and scope of ther employment. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1361 70-0 (1987) Author: Cain, David Relating to negotiating certain local govenment insurance coverages. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1392 70-0 (1987) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to the collective bargaining rights of employees of a sheriff's department. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1540 70-0 (1987) Author: Patronella, David Relating to police officers' civil service in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1671 70-0 (1987) Author: Robnett, Nolan Relating to the filing deadline for candidates' applications for a place on the ballot for certain city offices. House: Elections Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 1741 70-0 (1987) Author: Larry, Jerald Relating to fire fighters' hours of duty in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1957 70-0 (1987) Author: Marchant, Kenny
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to firefighters and police officers' civil service in cities over 10,000 population. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 2275 70-0 (1987) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to the commissioners court reducing the salaries of elected county and precinct officials. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HJR 42 70-0 (1987) Author: Saunders, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county treasurer in Fayette County with approval of the voters of that county. House: County Affairs Rules suspended
SB 23 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the hours in a workweek for fire fighters in certain cities; amending Subsection (a), Section 6, Chapter 38, Acts of the 49th Legislature, Regular Session, 1945, as amended (Article 1269p, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes). Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported favorably with substitute
SB 149 70-0 (1987) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Laney, James
Relating to reporting and payment of social security contributions for officers and employees of the state or of counties, municipalities, or other political subdivisions of the state; making an appropriation. House: Retirement and Aging
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 271 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to policemen's civil service. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 272 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to policemen's civil service. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 279 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Patronella, David
Relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service; providing penalties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 359 70-0 (1987) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Luna III, Albert
Relating to the provision of a defense by a municipality or a special purpose district in certain suits against peace officers, fire fighters, or emergency medical personnel. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 429 70-0 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Connelly, Barry
Relating to the appointment of a fire department assistant chief in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 484 70-0 (1987) Author: Johnson, Eddie
Sponsor: Blair, Fred
Relating to the appointment and removal of commissioners of a housing authority. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 831 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the creation of a grievance procedure for certain civil service employees in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 1076 70-0 (1987) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to the conflicts of interest of local public officials. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1131 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Shelley, Dan
Relating to conflicts of interest for a local public official with a substantial interest in a business; creating an offense and providing a penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 1209 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the liability of a municipal corporation for unemployment benefits paid to an individual who voluntarily left employment with the municipal corporation without good cause or who was discharged by the municipal corporation for misconduct. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Special Subcommittee
SB 1395 70-0 (1987) Author: Parmer, Hugh
Sponsor: Millsap, Mike
Relating to statement of costs incurred by cities, towns, and villages for nuisance abatement. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
SB 1474 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Collazo, Jr., Frank
Relating to identification of certain vehicles owned by cities; providing certain exceptions. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 54 70-2 (1987) Author: Whaley, Foster
Sponsor: Sarpalius, Bill
Relating to the hours of labor of fire fighters in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 26 70-2 (1987) Author: Sarpalius, Bill Relating to the hours of labor of fire fighters and police officers in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
HB 214 69-0 (1985) Author: Pennington, Randy
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to restrictions on municipal employees concerning retirement and job advancement; providing a penalty. House: Retirement & Aging
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Record vote
HB 222 69-0 (1985) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the appointment of assistant police chiefs in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 291 69-0 (1985) Author: Connelly, Barry Relating to the composition of a city planning commission in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 361 69-0 (1985) Author: Burnett, Dick Relating to longevity pay for fire fighters and police officers. House: Urban Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 504 69-0 (1985) Author: Luna III, Albert
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the maximum number of hours a fire fighter can be required to work in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 524 69-0 (1985) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the duration of shifts, hours in a workweek, and compensation for fire fighters and other fire department personnel in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 595 69-0 (1985) Author: Polumbo, Anthony
Sponsor: Henderson, Don
Relating to minimum qualifications for employment as a policeman in certain cities. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 688 69-0 (1985) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to residency requirements for the employees of a city or town. House: Urban Affairs Companion considered in lieu in comm.
HB 830 69-0 (1985) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to appointment, removal, and qualifications of commissioners of a housing authority. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 939 69-0 (1985) Author: Adkisson, Tommy Relating to a municipality's right of subrogation when a peace officer or fire fighter is injured while performing official duties. House: Judiciary 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1097 69-0 (1985) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to standards for fire protection in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1372 69-0 (1985) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to amending Section 8, Firemen's and Policeman's Civil Service Act (Article 1269m, VTCS) to authorize the fire chief or police chief in any city having a population of 1,500,000 or more to appoint persons to command staff positions under certain circumstances; and declaring an emergency. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1457 69-0 (1985) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to the election of aldermen in general law cities. House: Elections 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1458 69-0 (1985) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to the election of aldermen from wards in general-law cities by the voters residing in the respective wards. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1481 69-0 (1985) Author: Watson, Ed
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to the number of hours and days in the work week or work cycle of certain fire fighters. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1545 69-0 (1985) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to civil service status of certain city employees employed in specialized police divisions. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1594 69-0 (1985) Author: Hudson III, Samuel
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to payment for overtime work by fire fighters and police officers in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Motion to reconsider
HB 1657 69-0 (1985) Author: Messer, Bill
Sponsor: Parmer, Hugh
Relating to fire fighters' and police officers' civil services; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 1671 69-0 (1985) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to amending Section 26(b), state Firemen's and Policemen's Civil Service Act (Article 1269m, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), to repeal the requirement that cities of 1,500,000 or more population pay the full amount of a fireman's or policeman's salary for the period of his accumulated sick leave, without limitation, upon his death, termination or retirement. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1733 69-0 (1985) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to local option revision of fire fighters' and police officers' civil service regulations in certain cities; providing penalties. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1738 69-0 (1985) Author: Staniswalis, Chip Relating to the conditions necessary to repeal 1269m, V.T.C.S., the Firemen's and Policemen's Civil Service Act, in a city by a vote of the electorate. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1857 69-0 (1985) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to fire protection personnel employed in a municipal department other than the fire department. House: Urban Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1982 69-0 (1985) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to the prohibition of discrimination by certain cities in deducting membership dues from employee payrolls. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2069 69-0 (1985) Author: Denton, Betty Relating to an appeal to a district court of a decision of a firemen's and policemen's civil service commission. House: Urban Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2092 69-0 (1985) Author: Evans, Charles
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to the certification of city secretaries. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 2289 69-0 (1985) Author: Guerrero, Lena Relating to the firefighters' and police officers' civil service. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2472 69-0 (1985) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to fire fighters' and police officers' civil service. House: Urban Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 133 69-0 (1985) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Connelly, Barry
Relating to the composition of a city planning commission in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 356 69-0 (1985) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Barton, Erwin
Relating to residency requirements for employees of a city or town. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 484 69-0 (1985) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the duration of shifts, hours in a workweek, and compensation for fire fighters and other fire department personnel in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 540 69-0 (1985) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to civil service status, compensation, and benefits, including retirement, death, and disability benefits, of fire fighters, police officers, and certain other city employees, including those employed in specialized police divisions and relating to handling of grievances, complaints, interrogations, and investigations. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 600 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to standards for fire prevention in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 663 69-0 (1985) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the election of aldermen from wards in general-law cities by the voters residing in the respective wards. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 664 69-0 (1985) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the division of general law cities into two or more wards for the election of aldermen as necessary to take into account the federal census. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 672 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the averaging of hours in a workshift for fire department personnel in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 702 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to payment for overtime work by fire fighters and police officers in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 893 69-0 (1985) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to amending Section 26(b), state Firemen's and Policemen's Civil Service Act (Article 1269m, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), to repeal the requirement that cities of 1,500,000 or more population pay the full amount of a fireman's or policeman's salary for the period of his accumulated sick leave, without limitation, upon his death, termination or retirement. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 927 69-0 (1985) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to assignment pay for certain bilingual personnel in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 972 69-0 (1985) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to uncompensated duty for certain fire fighters and police officers. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 973 69-0 (1985) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to disciplinary measures against and conditions of employment of certain fire fighters and police officers in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1071 69-0 (1985) Author: Williams, Lindon Relating to the promotion eligibility lists for fire fighters and police officers in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 1120 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Patterson, Pete
Relating to qualifications for certain city offices. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 1250 69-0 (1985) Author: Washington, Craig
Sponsor: Evans, Larry
Relating to the grounds for removal or suspension of a fireman or policeman. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1281 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to hearing examiners for an appeal of job actions against a fire fighter or police officer in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 1414 69-0 (1985) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the classification of firemen and policemen in certain cities; educational incentive pay and appointments in certain cities; assignment pay of firemen and policemen in certain cities; eligibility to be a police officer in certain cities; examiniation procedures in certain cities; disciplinary suspensions in certain cities; hearing examiners; use of polygraph examinations in certain cities; appeal process; uncompensated duty in certain cities; accumulated sick leave in certain cities; grievance procedures in certain cities; amending Section 8, Chapter 325, Acts of the 50th Legislature, Regular Session, 1947 (Article 1269m, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); amending Sec. 8B of Chapter 83, Acts of the 66th Legislature, Regular Session, 1979 as amended by Section 1, Chapter 338, Acts of the 68th Legislature, Regular Session 1983 (Sec. 8B, Article 1269m, Vernon's Annotated Texas Civil Statutes); amending Section 9, Chapter 325, Acts of the 50th Legislature, Regular Session, 1947 (Article 1269m, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); amending Section 13, Chapter 325, Acts of the 50th Legislature, Regular Session, 1947 (Article 1269m, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); Chapter 420, Acts of the 68th Legislature, Regular Session, 1983 (Sec. 16b., 16c. and 16d. of Article 1269m, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); amending Section 18, Chapter 325, Acts of the 50th Legislature, Regular Session, 1947 (Sec. 18, Article 1269m, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); and adding Section 16e., 20A, and 29; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1433 69-0 (1985) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to disciplinary actions taken against certain fire fighters or police officers. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 15 68-0 (1983) Author: Smith, Carlyle
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to the civil service status and pension benefits of persons temporarily employed in certain fire departments and police departments. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 22 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the membership of and the procedures of the Board of Commissioners of Housing Authorities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 152 68-0 (1983) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to appointment and removal of commissioners of a housing authority. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 259 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to commissioning certain housing security officers as peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Committee on Law Enforcement
HB 404 68-0 (1983) Author: Presnal, Bill Relating to residency requirements for certain municipal public officers. House: Elections See remarks
HB 418 68-0 (1983) Author: Fox, Milton E. Relating to deductions made from the compensation of state officers and employees and from the compensation of officers and employees of local governmental bodies that receive state funds. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 558 68-0 (1983) Author: Green, Gene Relating to civil service status of certain peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Coauthor authorized
HB 571 68-0 (1983) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to creation of a citizens' board for police accountability in certain cities. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Committee on Law Enforcement
HB 654 68-0 (1983) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to hazardous duty pay for members of certain fire departments and police departments. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 656 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the appointment of commissioners of the housing authority in the city of Dallas. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 903 68-0 (1983) Author: Patronella, David Relating to standardized procedures for fire and police department civil service examinations. House: Urban Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 941 68-0 (1983) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the right of a fire fighter or police officer to appeal an adverse decision of the civil service commission to district court. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 995 68-0 (1983) Author: Hernandez, Joe Relating to the salaries and expenses of elected city officials in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 1015 68-0 (1983) Author: Messer, Bill
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 1109 68-0 (1983) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to positions exempt from civil service in the sheriff's departments in certain counties. House: Law Enforcement Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1154 68-0 (1983) Author: Lee, El Franco Relating to civil service for certain firemen and policemen. House: Urban Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably with amendments
HB 1221 68-0 (1983) Author: Waldrop, Tom Relating to the right of city attorney to obtain a legal opinion from the attorney general. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HB 1264 68-0 (1983) Author: Luna III, Albert Relating to the holding of municipal elections on the first Saturday in April. House: Elections Coauthor authorized
HB 1271 68-0 (1983) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to residency requirements for the employees of a city or town. House: Urban Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1294 68-0 (1983) Author: Lee, El Franco Relating to abolition of firemen's and policemen's civil service systems in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 1360 68-0 (1983) Author: Martinez, Roman Relating to examination for a civil service eligibility list. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 1434 68-0 (1983) Author: Gamez, Joe Relating to civil service status of city employees who perform aircraft crash and rescue duties. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 1524 68-0 (1983) Author: Burnett, Dick Relating to evidence that is admissible in a hearing before a civil service commission. House: Urban Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1562 68-0 (1983) Author: Gandy, Charles
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to nonpartisan elections in certain home-rule cities. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1684 68-0 (1983) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to fire fighters' and police officers' civil service. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 1803 68-0 (1983) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the residency requirement for appointment to office in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1804 68-0 (1983) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the hours in a workweek for firemen in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 1830 68-0 (1983) Author: Peveto, Wayne Relating to collective bargaining for firemen and policemen. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 1882 68-0 (1983) Author: Russell, Sam Relating to the repeal of the state law providing that no person other than an elector resident may be appointed to any office by the governing body of a general law city. House: Urban Affairs No action taken
HB 1928 68-0 (1983) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to payroll deductions for governmental employees for membership dues in employee associations. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1962 68-0 (1983) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to definitions used in fire fighters' and police officers' civil service provisions. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 2021 68-0 (1983) Author: Luna III, Albert Relating to the residence qualification of a person appointed to a city office. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 2026 68-0 (1983) Author: Martinez, Walter Relating to election of municipal officers in certain cities and towns. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 2047 68-0 (1983) Author: Messer, Bill Relating to amending the Firemen's and Policemen's Civil Service Act, by changing the petition requirements for repeal elections and by changing the voting requirement for passage in such elections, and declaring an emergency. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 2088 68-0 (1983) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to fire fighters' and police officers' civil service. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 2142 68-0 (1983) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to fire fighters' and police officers' civil service. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 2207 68-0 (1983) Author: Gamez, Joe Relating to an appeal of an adverse decision of a civil service commission to district court by a fire fighter or police officer. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 2332 68-0 (1983) Author: Schoolcraft, Alan Relating to certification requirements for elected city marshalls who serve without compensation. House: Law Enforcement Placed on daily General State Calendar
HJR 14 68-0 (1983) Author: Jackson, Lee Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to restrictions on candidacy for public office. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HJR 106 68-0 (1983) Author: Martinez, Walter Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the term of office and method of filling vacancies occurring on the governing body of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
SB 80 68-0 (1983) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Luna III, Albert
Relating to the certification of fire protection personnel; defining fire protection personnel and municipal fire department. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on daily Major State Calendar
SB 120 68-0 (1983) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Presnal, Bill
Relating to residency requirements for certain municipal public officers. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 171 68-0 (1983) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Relating to working hours of patrolmen in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 389 68-0 (1983) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the classification and promotion policies for members of police departments in certain cities; prohibiting crossover promotions from certain classes to other classes. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 540 68-0 (1983) Author: Williams, Lindon Relating to residency requirements for the employees of a city or town. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 568 68-0 (1983) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken
SB 591 68-0 (1983) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to civil service for certain firemen and policemen. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
SB 695 68-0 (1983) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the hours in a workweek for firemen in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 710 68-0 (1983) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Keller, Ray
Relating to positions exempt from civil service in the sheriff's departments in certain counties. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 745 68-0 (1983) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to credit in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas for certain municipal service. Senate: State Affairs Testimony taken
SB 786 68-0 (1983) Author: Vale, Bob
Sponsor: Hernandez, Joe
Relating to the creation of a sheriff's department civil service system in certain counties. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 829 68-0 (1983) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the right of a fire fighter or police officer to appeal an adverse decision of the civil service commission to district court. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 830 68-0 (1983) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to an election to repeal the civil service provisions for firemen and policemen. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Postponed
SB 842 68-0 (1983) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to collective bargaining for firemen and policemen. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 929 68-0 (1983) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service; providing a penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 958 68-0 (1983) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Keller, Ray
Relating to prohibitions and rights of fire and police personnel in certain cities to engage in certain political activities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
SB 1044 68-0 (1983) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Tejeda, Frank
Relating to conflicts of interest of local public officials; providing a penalty. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 1090 68-0 (1983) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to nonpartisan elections in home-rule cities. Senate: State Affairs Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1180 68-0 (1983) Author: Sharp, John
Sponsor: Russell, Sam
Relating to the repeal of the state law providing that no person other than an elector resident may be appointed to any office by the governing body of a general law city. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1324 68-0 (1983) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the composition of a city planning commission. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1364 68-0 (1983) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to certification requirements for elected city marshals who serve without compensation. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HJR 8 68-2 (1984) Author: Messer, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow a municipality that elects any part of its governing body from districts within the municipality to provide terms of office for its elected or appointed officers that are longer than two years but not longer than four years. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
SJR 1 68-2 (1984) Author: Traeger, John Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow a municipality that elects any part of its governing body from districts within the municipality to provide terms of office for its elected or appointed officers that are longer than two years but not longer than four years. House: Elections
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 56 67-0 (1981) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the creation, operation and dissolution of a sheriff's department civil service system in certain counties. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 450 67-0 (1981) Author: Presnal, Bill
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
Relating to conflicts of interest affecting certain officers or employees of local governments. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 474 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to required disclosure of financial interests, activities, and gifts by members of and candidates for the governing body in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 549 67-0 (1981) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to membership of a city-county board of health. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 566 67-0 (1981) Author: Pennington, Randy Relating to a limit on the salaries of officers and employees of certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 784 67-0 (1981) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to sheriff's department civil service system in certain counties. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 795 67-0 (1981) Author: Edwards, Al
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the appointment of assistant and deputy police chiefs in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Reported from committee favorably with amendments
HB 1115 67-0 (1981) Author: Washington, Craig
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to the establishment and operation of a grievance procedure for police officers in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1120 67-0 (1981) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to remedies for certain peace officers who have punitive action taken against them by their employing agency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1204 67-0 (1981) Author: Hernandez, Joe Relating to the compensation of members of the governing bodies of certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1303 67-0 (1981) Author: Peveto, Wayne
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to working overtime by policemen in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 1373 67-0 (1981) Author: Sharp, John Relating to prohibition of certain conduct of the legal counsel and governing body members of a regional planning commission. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to subcommittee
HB 1384 67-0 (1981) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to duration of shifts and hours in a work week for firemen in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1575 67-0 (1981) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to prohibition of discrimination by certain cities in deducting membership dues from employees payrolls. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1700 67-0 (1981) Author: Florence, Buck
Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
Relating to working overtime by policemen in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1730 67-0 (1981) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to promotional examinations in the policemen's and firemen's civil service. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 1786 67-0 (1981) Author: Clark, Bill
Sponsor: McKnight, Peyton
Relating to restrictions on municipalities paying group insurance premiums for dependents. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 1842 67-0 (1981) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to fire fighters' and police officers' civil service. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported from subcommittee with substitute
HB 1868 67-0 (1981) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1925 67-0 (1981) Author: Pennington, Randy Relating to the eligibility of persons for municipal elective offices. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1967 67-0 (1981) Author: Patrick, Kae Relating to the election of the commissioners of a housing authority. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 2174 67-0 (1981) Author: Polumbo, Anthony
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Relating to the authorization for state and incorporated cities or towns to be self-insured against liability of peace officers and fire fighters in their employ to their persons arising out of the operation of a motor vehicle. House: Employment Practices
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 2274 67-0 (1981) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Relating to collective bargaining for firemen and policemen. House: Employment Practices Referred to Committee on Employment Practices
HB 2314 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to the temporary employment of persons in certain fire departments and police departments. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 301 67-0 (1981) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Polumbo, Anthony
Relating to the creation, operation, and dissolution of a sheriff's department civil service system in certain counties. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 311 67-0 (1981) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the deleting of the restriction of city, towns or villages paying all or part of the premiums for dependent covereage. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Committee on Economic Development
SB 503 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the competency and method of removal of certain elected municipal and county peace officers. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 506 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the requirement of voter approval for the establishment of a police civilian review board. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 512 67-0 (1981) Author: Williams, Lindon Relating to residency requirements for the employees of a city or town. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Record vote
SB 574 67-0 (1981) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to prohibition of discrimination by certain cities in deducting membership dues from employee payrolls. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1083 67-0 (1981) Author: Uribe, Hector Authorizing incorporated cities or towns to be self insured for peace officers and fire fighter in their employ against liability to third persons arising out of the operation, maintenance, or use of any motor vehicle owned by the city. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 1220 67-0 (1981) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Keller, Ray
Relating to residence requirements for the offices of justice of the peace and constable. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective 8/31/81
SB 1252 67-0 (1981) Author: Caperton, Kent Relating to the repeal of collective bargaining rights for policemen and firefighters. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken
HB 14 67-2 (1982) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the appointment of assistant and deputy police chiefs in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 104 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to required disclosure of financial interests, activities, and gifts by members of and candidates for the governing body in certain cities; providing a penalty. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 113 66-0 (1979) Author: Blythe, W.J. "Bill" Relating to required disclosure of financial interests, activities, and gifts by members of and candidates for the governing body in certain cities; providing a penalty. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 268 66-0 (1979) Author: Blythe, W.J. "Bill" Relating to the election of the governing bodies of certain cities from single-member districts. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to subcommittee
HB 336 66-0 (1979) Author: Head, Fred Relating to the duty of the attorney general to give legal opinions to city attorneys. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 418 66-0 (1979) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to residency requirements for appointive municipal officers. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 460 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Luther Relating to collective bargaining for firemen and policemen. House: Employment Practices Referred to subcommittee
HB 731 66-0 (1979) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to required disclosure of financial interests, activities, and gifts by elective officers and candidates for elective office in political subdivision; providing a penalty. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 736 66-0 (1979) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to the limitation period for a suspension from a fire or police department. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 786 66-0 (1979) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the civil service status of certain peace officers assigned to departments other than the police or fire department. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 803 66-0 (1979) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to employees of annexed water districts. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 828 66-0 (1979) Author: Lee, El Franco Relating to assignment pay for certain firefighters. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 887 66-0 (1979) Author: Caraway, Bill Relating to working hours for firemen in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 939 66-0 (1979) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Relating to compensation of certain firemen and policemen. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 979 66-0 (1979) Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to compensation for overtime for policemen in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 1036 66-0 (1979) Author: Lalor, Lance Relating to the election and membership of the governing body in certain cities. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to Committee on Regions, Compacts & Districts
HB 1155 66-0 (1979) Author: Green, Gene Relating to collective bargaining rights of certain public employees. House: Employment Practices Referred to subcommittee
HB 1168 66-0 (1979) Author: Peveto, Wayne
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to the number of hours a policeman may work during a month. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1173 66-0 (1979) Author: Reyes, Ben T. Relating to prohibition of discrimination by certain cities in deducting membership dues from employee payrolls. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1280 66-0 (1979) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to promotional examinations in the firemen's and policemen's civil service. House: State Affairs Referred to Subcommittee on Law Enforcement
HB 1325 66-0 (1979) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Williams, Lindon
Relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service; providing penalties. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 1327 66-0 (1979) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the appointment of deputy police chiefs in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Placed on daily General State Calendar
HB 1329 66-0 (1979) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the membership and election of the governing bodies of certain cities. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to subcommittee
HB 1545 66-0 (1979) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1579 66-0 (1979) Author: Hall, Lanny Relating to civil service status for fire fighting personnel assigned to city departments other than fire and police. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1608 66-0 (1979) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to longevity pay for firemen and policemen in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1614 66-0 (1979) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the definition of seniority for firemen's and policemen's civil service. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1713 66-0 (1979) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to required disclosure of financial interests, activities, and gifts by elective officers and candidates for elective office in political subdivisions; providing a penalty. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 1855 66-0 (1979) Author: Blythe, W.J. "Bill" Relating to standards of conduct for certain municipal public servants; providing a penalty. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1859 66-0 (1979) Author: Blythe, W.J. "Bill" Relating to the membership, election, and compensation of the governing body and the employment of a city manager in certain cities. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to Committee on Regions, Compacts & Districts
HB 1861 66-0 (1979) Author: Blythe, W.J. "Bill" Relating to required disclosure of financial interest, activities, and gifts by elective officers and candidates for elective office in political subdivisions; providing a penalty. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1980 66-0 (1979) Author: Reyes, Ben T. Relating to the membership and election of the governing bodies of certain cities. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to subcommittee
HB 2151 66-0 (1979) Author: Hartung, Frank Relating to the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority, by providing additional powers for said authority and authorizing any public agency, local government, political subdivision, or other entity to contract with said authority with respect to its powers; enacting other provisions relating to the subject; providing for the cumulative effect and severability of the act; and declaring an emergency. House: Natural Resources Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 75 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the requirement of voter approval for the establishment of a police civilian review board. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 88 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Gene Relating to the election of the city council in certain cities; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 163 66-0 (1979) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Wallace III, Ralph
Relating to residency requirements for city employees. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Failure to suspend the rules
SB 519 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Bird, Ronald C.
Relating to the continuing legal education of municipal court judges and to certain related duties of city secretaries. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Scheduled for future calendar placement
SB 635 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Gene Relating to working hours for firemen in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 744 66-0 (1979) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Lee, El Franco
Relating to assignment pay for certain members of fire departments and police departments in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 932 66-0 (1979) Author: Williams, Lindon Relating to the prohibition of discrimination by certain cities in deducting membership dues from employee payrolls. Senate: State Affairs Coauthor authorized
SB 1074 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
Relating to the appointment of deputy police chiefs in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 1075 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the appointment of special administrative assistants to the police chief in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
HB 20 65-0 (1977) Author: Leland, Mickey Relating to the method of electing members of governing bodies of home-rule cities; and declaring an emergency. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to Committee on Compacts, Districts, & Regions
HB 167 65-0 (1977) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Relating to the definition of the term "chief executive" in the firemen's and policemen's civil service law. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Subcommittee on Local Government
HB 169 65-0 (1977) Author: Hendricks, Bob Relating to the appointment of heads of fire and police departments in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 172 65-0 (1977) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Relating to election precincts for municipal elections in cities having 200,000, or more inhabitants. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 183 65-0 (1977) Author: Hall, Anthony Declaring a state policy as to an alternate method of electing the governing bodies of home rule cities and making findings with respect thereto. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to subcommittee
HB 184 65-0 (1977) Author: Hall, Anthony Relating to the election of the city council in certain cities. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 278 65-0 (1977) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to the method of electing members of governing bodies of certain cities. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to Committee on Compacts, Districts, & Regions
HB 342 65-0 (1977) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to membership and the requirements for a quorum for certain cities' civil service commissions. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 409 65-0 (1977) Author: Polumbo, Anthony
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the authority of an incorporated city or town to provide certain liability coverage for peace officers and fire fighters; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
HB 475 65-0 (1977) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to residence requirements for city employees. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 476 65-0 (1977) Author: Vale, Bob Relating to the prohibition of discrimination by certain cities in deducting membership dues from employee payrolls. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Subcommittee on Local Government
HB 477 65-0 (1977) Author: Presnal, Bill Relating to purchases by a city, town, or county from a cooperative association to which a member of the governing body belongs. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 504 65-0 (1977) Author: Gonzales, Arnold Relating to racial and ethnic representation on appointed county and municipal boards. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 513 65-0 (1977) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to citizenship and residence requirements for municipal employees. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 627 65-0 (1977) Author: Ribak, Abraham D. Relating to certain lump-sum payments to certain firemen and policemen on termination of service. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 644 65-0 (1977) Author: Watson, Ed Relating to legal representation for county officials and employees by the district attorney, county attorney, or private counsel in certain suits. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 843 65-0 (1977) Author: Coleman, Ronald Relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 968 65-0 (1977) Author: Green, Gene Relating to reappointments, eligibility examinations, and appeals in civil service for certain firemen and policemen. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 977 65-0 (1977) Author: Gonzales, Arnold Relating to the guaranteeing of equal employment opportunities with regard to employment by a county, city, or town. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1027 65-0 (1977) Author: Smothers, Clay Relating to the requirement of voter approval before a city or town may establish a police civilian review boards. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1040 65-0 (1977) Author: Stubbeman, David Relating to the maximum age limits for eligibility for employment as a firemen or policemen. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Failed to pass to third reading
HB 1066 65-0 (1977) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe Relating to qualifications of peace officers in certain cities and towns. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1120 65-0 (1977) Author: Hendricks, Bob Relating to the appointment and service of certain policemen in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Posting rule suspended
HB 1286 65-0 (1977) Author: Green, Gene Relating to purchase of motor vehicle liability insurance for certain municipal officers and employees. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1290 65-0 (1977) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to referendum on salaries for certain firemen and policemen. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Posting rule suspended
HB 1293 65-0 (1977) Author: Massey, Tom Relating to training and educational standards for peace officers serving as juvenile officers. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1412 65-0 (1977) Author: Lauhoff, Herman E.
Sponsor: Williams, Lindon
Relating to the authority of the city council of an incorporated city having a population of 1,200,000 or more, according to the last preceding or any future federal census, to set the salary and expenses to be paid elected city officials. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
HB 1426 65-0 (1977) Author: Lalor, Lance Relating to granting leave of absence or schedule adjustment to firemen and policemen for public office and public service. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1530 65-0 (1977) Author: Olson, Jr., Lyndon For the purpose of permitting an individual other than a physician to be appointed as Director of the City-County Health Unit. House: Health & Welfare Referred to Committee on Health and Welfare
HB 1582 65-0 (1977) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment in certain cities of a civilian complaint review board to receive certain complaints about police officers. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Posting rule suspended
HB 1626 65-0 (1977) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to the establishment in certain cities of boards to receive and act on complaints of police misconduct. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1645 65-0 (1977) Author: Watson, Ed Relating to the compensation for firemen and policemen in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1815 65-0 (1977) Author: Bryant, John W. Relating to the appointment of deputies by duly elected constables. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1832 65-0 (1977) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the method of electing municipal oficers in cities having in excess of 200,000 inhabitants. House: Elections
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
HB 1892 65-0 (1977) Author: Lauhoff, Herman E. Relating to Firemen's Civil Service in certain cities; authorizing in cities with a population of One Million, Two Hundred Thousand (1,200,000) or more, the creation of a new classification in the Fire Department to rank immediately below the Chief or Head of the Fire Department to be filled by appointment by the Chief or Head of the Fire Department. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1893 65-0 (1977) Author: Lauhoff, Herman E. Creating a Firemen's Civil Service in cities having a population of one million, two hundred thousand (1,200,000) inhabitants or more; defining certain terms used in said Act; providing for a Firemen's Civil Service Commission and providing the method whereby the same shall be appointed and the qualifications of the Commissioners; providing for the organization of said Commission; providing for the organization of said Commission; providing for the powers of said Commission; providing that said Commission shall make rules and regulations pertaining to Firemen and that said rules and regulations shall prescribe the cause for removal or suspension of employees of the Fire Department; providing certain grounds for removal of employees of Fire Departments; providing for the position of Director of Civil Service; providing for the office space for said Commission; providing for the civil service classification of Firemen; providing for the examination for eligibility lists; providing the method of filling positions of the Fire Department; providing for the certification of employees; providing for probationary and full-fledged Firemen; providing for notice of examinations; providing for promotions in the Fire Department; providing for the civil service rights fo the Chief; providing for suspension and reinstatement of Firemen, and the method of procedure in connection therewith; providing certain additional rules of procedure before the Commission; providing for an appeal to the District Court; providing for the procedure in demotions; providing for disciplinary suspensions; providing for reduction of force and reinstatement list; prohibiting certain political activities of Firemen; providing for requiring publishing of rules, regulations and lists; providing for status of present employees; providing certain penalties; providing sick and injury leaves; providing that Firemen shall not be permitted to strike or take any part in any sympathetic strike, and providing penalties therefor; providing that special elections shall be called ninety (90) days after the effective date of this Act, in each city, to determine if cities shall adopt the provisions of this Act; providing a "grandfather" clause; and providing the manner in which cities adopting this Act may submit the matter to the people for a repeal thereof at an election to be held for that purpose; providing for a repealing and saving clause. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1894 65-0 (1977) Author: Lauhoff, Herman E. Creating a Policemen's Civil Service in cities having a population of one million, two hundred thousand (1,200,000). House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1915 65-0 (1977) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to the number of hours in the work week of certain members of the fire department of a city hacing more than 10,000 inhabitants. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1944 65-0 (1977) Author: Allen, Joe Stating the legislature's findings and purpose in regard to municipal employee organizations; authorizing municipal employees to form and join refrain from joining an employee organization for purposes of meeting and conferring in good faith with municipal employers; creation of a Public Employee Relations Commission and specifying the Commission's powers and functions, and appointment of its members by the Governor; providing definitions; prohibiting supervisory employees from joining and participating in an employee organization whose membership includes non-supervisory employees; specifying certain traditional municipal employers' rights; providing procedures for recognition of employee organizations and the determination and certification of the appropriate unit. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1972 65-0 (1977) Author: Hartung, Frank
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to residence requirements for city health officers in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2052 65-0 (1977) Author: Kaster, James J. Relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 2053 65-0 (1977) Author: Kaster, James J. Creating a firemen's and policemen's civil service in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 2057 65-0 (1977) Author: Johnson, Eddie Relating to the employment and promotion of policemen and firemen in cities over 10,000 population. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 2168 65-0 (1977) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to the filing procedure for candidacy in a general (regular) municipal election. House: Elections Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 2169 65-0 (1977) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to the filing procedure for candidacy in a general (regular) municipal election. House: Elections Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 2185 65-0 (1977) Author: Garcia, A. C. "Tony" Relating to legal representation for county officials and employees in certain suits. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 189 65-0 (1977) Author: Williams, Lindon Relating to residency requirements for city employees; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 236 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter
Sponsor: Maloney, Robert
Relating to the defense of certain suits against peace officers employed by an incorporated city or town or a special purpose district; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Assigned to General State Calendar
SB 237 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter
Sponsor: Smothers, Clay
Relating to the requirement of voter approval before a city or town may establish a police civilian review board as defined in the Act; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Assigned to General State Calendar
SB 316 65-0 (1977) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the appointment of additional commissioners of a housing authority. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 338 65-0 (1977) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the classification and promotion policies for members of police departments in cities of 1,200,000 population or more; prohibiting crossover promotions from certain classes to other classes; providing the extent of application of this Act and its relation to other laws. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
90 Day Bill
SB 367 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to residence requirements for city employees. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 438 65-0 (1977) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Bryant, John W.
Relating to a municipality's right to subrogation when it makes salary continuation payments to a municipal employee. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 443 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Gene
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the Firemen's and Policemen's Civil Service Act. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
90 Day Bill
SB 459 65-0 (1977) Author: Lombardino, Frank
Sponsor: Bird, Ronald C.
Relating to certain lump-sum payments to certain firemen and policemen or their beneficiaries on termination of service. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 460 65-0 (1977) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to accumulated sick leave lump-sum payments to certain firemen and policemen on termination of service. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 461 65-0 (1977) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to accumulated sick leave lump-sum payments to certain firemen and policemen on termination of service. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 462 65-0 (1977) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to certain lump-sum payments to certain firemen and policemen on termination of service and to certain beneficiaries. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 499 65-0 (1977) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M.
Sponsor: Atkinson, Hamp
Relating to educational or training incentive pay for certain firemen and policemen in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
90 Day Bill
SB 582 65-0 (1977) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to Firemen's and Policemen's civil service; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 873 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Grant Permitting an individual other than a physician to be appointed as Director of the City-County Health Unit. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1072 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Gene Relating to the creation, operation, and dissolution of a sheriff's department civil service system in certain counties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1080 65-0 (1977) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to the creation, control, management, and operation of a public official's self-insurance fund. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Committee on Economic Development
SB 1128 65-0 (1977) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to working hours for firemen in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1245 65-0 (1977) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to the appointment of reserve police officers in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 1254 65-0 (1977) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the responsibility of an incorporated city or town to provide certain liability coverage for peace officers and fire fighters. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 20 65-1 (1977) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to the number of members on the board of trustees of street transportation systems. Filed
SB 14 65-1 (1977) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the number of members on the board of trustees of street transportation systems.
HB 130 64-0 (1975) Author: Hall, Anthony Relating to the election of the city council in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 131 64-0 (1975) Author: Hall, Anthony Relating to the election of the city council in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported from committee with substitute
HB 137 64-0 (1975) Author: Leland, Mickey Relating to the method of electing members of the governing bodies of certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 188 64-0 (1975) Author: Hendricks, Bob
Sponsor: McKnight, Peyton
Relating to the appointment of heads of fire and police departments in cities with firemen's and policemens' civil service commissions. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Motion to suspend rules lost
HB 194 64-0 (1975) Author: Geiger, Richard S. Relating to the compensation of members of the governing bodies of certain home-rule cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 219 64-0 (1975) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to compensation for certain firemen and policemen. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 287 64-0 (1975) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to residence requirements for city employees. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 296 64-0 (1975) Author: Pentony, Joe Requiring that the members of the governing body of any city having more than 600,000 inhabitants be elected from single-member districts. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 297 64-0 (1975) Author: Pentony, Joe Providing for a referendum election on the question of electing the members of the city's governing body by single-member districts in certain cities; making other provisions in regard to the election of the governing body by single-member districts. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 315 64-0 (1975) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the election of members of the governing bodies of certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 372 64-0 (1975) Author: Salem, Joe Relating to the compensation for firemen and policemen in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 383 64-0 (1975) Author: Johnson, Eddie Enabling a home rule city to appoint an environmental health officer to enforce nuisance abatement. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 394 64-0 (1975) Author: Jones, Luther Relating to discrimination by certain cities in deducting membership dues from employee payrolls and in implementing policy concerning membership dues and administrative fees. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 415 64-0 (1975) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the appointment of an acting fire marshal. House: Insurance Referred to Committee on Insurance
HB 448 64-0 (1975) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Relating to the exemption of certain persons from requirements for fire protection personnel. House: Health & Welfare Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 501 64-0 (1975) Author: Green, Gene Relating to certain lump sum payments to firemen and policemen on termination of service. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 739 64-0 (1975) Author: Olson, Jr., Lyndon Relating to municipal employee organizations. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 808 64-0 (1975) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Relating to membership of the firemen's and policemen's civil service commissions. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 860 64-0 (1975) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Sponsor: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Relating to presidents pro tempore of boards of aldermen. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 894 64-0 (1975) Author: Hernandez, Joe Relating to the election of members of the governing bodies of certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 957 64-0 (1975) Author: Bird, Ronald C. Relating to certain lump sum payments for firemen and policemen on termination of service. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 975 64-0 (1975) Author: Clark, Jim Relating to the adoption of firemen's and policemen's civil service by certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1064 64-0 (1975) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the election of members of the governing bodies of certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1069 64-0 (1975) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to adoption of the Firemen's and Policemen's Civil Service in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1118 64-0 (1975) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Relating to eligibility requirements for the position of fireman or policeman in the classified service. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1176 64-0 (1975) Author: Cartlidge, Tom Relating to public safety officers in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1190 64-0 (1975) Author: Moreno, Paul Requiring that members of the governing bodies of certain cities, except the mayor, be elected from single-member districts. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1220 64-0 (1975) Author: Hilliard, Bill Relating to appointment to the classification of fireman or policeman next below chief or head of the department in certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1455 64-0 (1975) Author: Jones, Gene
Sponsor: Gammage, R.A. "Bob"
Authorizing changing the dates of certain municipal and school district elections in counties where voting machines are used. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days
HB 1461 64-0 (1975) Author: Hernandez, Joe Relating to the compensation of members of the governing bodies of certain cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1472 64-0 (1975) Author: Mattox, Jim Relating to conflicts of interest of members of governing bodies of cities, towns, and villages. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1754 64-0 (1975) Author: Lewis, Gibson Giving the Civil Service Commission in any city having a population of not less than three hundred fifty thousand (350,000) but not more than four hundred fifty thousand (450,000) the power to promuglate rules and regulations establishing salary steps within each classification in the Police Department based upon certain proficiency standards. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1756 64-0 (1975) Author: Lewis, Gibson Giving the head of the Police Department in any city having a population of not less than three hundred fifty thousand (350,000) but not more than four hundred fifty thousand (450,000) the right to appoint to the highest classification in the Police Department without reference to any eligibility list, any qualified individual under his supervision; providing a severability clause. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1758 64-0 (1975) Author: Lewis, Gibson Amending Chapter 325, Acts of the 50th Legislature, Regular Session, 1947, as amended, (Article 1269m, Revised Civil Statutes of Texas) by amending Section 16 to increase from six (6) months to twelve (12) months the period within which a department head may complain and file a statement of written charges indefinitely suspending an officer or employee under his supervision or jurisdiction. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1857 64-0 (1975) Author: Denton, Lane Relating to sick leave and injury leave of absence for certain fire fighters. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 2186 64-0 (1975) Author: Lary, Camm
Sponsor: Patman, W.N. "Bill"
Relating to the authority of a city attorney to bring suit to enjoin public nuisances. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 2221 64-0 (1975) Author: Kaster, James J.
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to the apointment of a person to manage the promotion, development, tourism, and convention activities of cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 184 64-0 (1975) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Relating to the exemption of certain persons from requirements for fire protection personnel. Senate: Human Resources Referred to Committee on Human Resources
SB 269 64-0 (1975) Author: Williams, Lindon Relating to accumulation of sick leave and to certain lump sum payments to firemen and policemen on termination of service. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 290 64-0 (1975) Author: Braecklein, Bill
Sponsor: Johnson, Eddie
Enabling certain home-rules cities to appoint an environmental health officer to enforce nuisance abatement. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
90 day bill
SB 413 64-0 (1975) Author: Lombardino, Frank
Sponsor: Bird, Ronald C.
Relating to certain lump sum payments to certain firemen and policemen on termination of service and to certain beneficiaries. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
90 day bill
SB 430 64-0 (1975) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the requirement of voter approval before a city or town may establish a police civilian review board. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported from committee favorably
SB 446 64-0 (1975) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to the method of electing members of and the composition of the governing bodies of certain cities. Senate: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 461 64-0 (1975) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to public safety officers in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 499 64-0 (1975) Author: Clower, Ron
Sponsor: Bryant, John W.
Relating to the purchase of liability insurance by a municipality for certain officers and employees operating certain emergency vehicles. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 526 64-0 (1975) Author: Harrington, D. Roy Relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service in certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Motion to suspend rules lost
SB 697 64-0 (1975) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to deducting association membership dues from employee payrolls by certain cities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1058 64-0 (1975) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to the creation, establishment, operation, expense, and dissolution of a sheriff's department civil service system in certain counties; providing for certain exemptions; giving the chief deputy or major deputy certain rights as to position on change of sheriff; making the system the exclusive civil service system in the department; providing for judicial review. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 1068 64-0 (1975) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Semos, Chris V.
Relating to the number of members on the board of trustees of a street transportation system. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SCR 103 64-0 (1975) Author: McKnight, Peyton
Sponsor: Hendricks, Bob
Suspending the Joint Rules of the two Houses so that either house may take up House Bill No. 188 at any time. Signed by Governor
SJR 44 64-0 (1975) Author: Clower, Ron Amending Constitution to allow incorporated cities and towns to purchase liability insurance for certain officers and employees. Senate: Texas Constitution Referred to Committee on Texas Constitution
HB 69 63-0 (1973) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the compensation for firemen and policemen in certain cities. House: Labor
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Signed by the Governor
HB 162 63-0 (1973) Author: Jones, Gene Relating to authorizing fire fighters in certain cities to organize and bargain collectively as to wages, hours, and other conditions of employment of such fire fighters, and providing for local option; relating to the right of fire fighters to join and participate in any association for the purpose of mutual consultation with their employer for certain purposes under certain conditions; making strikes, lockouts, work stoppages, and slow downs of fire fighters unlawful, and prescribing penalties and establishing procedures therefor; providing procedures for the commencement and standards for the conduct of consultations; providing for open meetings of deliberations pertaining to collective bargaining; relating to membership of fire fighters in any association under this Act; authorizing and requiring such city and such representative of fire fighters to reduce to signed, written contract any agreement which may be reached on such subjects; providing for and requiring arbitration as the appropriate procedure to resolve any impasse which may be reached during mutual consultation; providing procedures for commencement and standards for the conduct of arbitration; requiring compliance with contracts and awards in arbitration under the Act; providing for judicial enforcement of the Act; making related provisions designed to effectuate the purposes of the Act; providing for a declaration of policy, liberal construction, definitions of certain terms, severability, precedence over contrary clauses; and declaring an emergency. House: Labor
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
HB 185 63-0 (1973) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
To authorize and provide for recognition of fire and police service employee associations and collective bargaining for firefighters and policemen employed by cities, towns, and other political subdivisions of the state; to provide that firefighters and policemen shall receive compensation and other conditions comparable to private sector employees; to provide for impasse procedures and voluntary mediation; to provide for voluntary arbitration as one alternative to strikes and lockouts for settlement of disputes affecting firefighters and policemen; to prohibit strikes and lockouts of firefighters and policemen; to prescribe standards to govern collective bargaining and arbitration under the Act; providing for adoption of the Act by local option elections; to require compliance with collective bargaining agreements and awards of boards of arbitration under the Act; to provide for judicial enforcement of the Act; to make related provisions designed to effectuate the purposes of the Act; to provide for declaration of policy, liberal construction, definitions of certain terms, severability, and precedence over contrary laws; and declaring an emergency. House: Labor
Senate: Jurisprudence
Signed by the Governor
HB 310 63-0 (1973) Author: Pentony, Joe Requiring that the members of the governing body of any city having more than 600,000 inhabitants be elected from single-member districts; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing notice posted
HB 316 63-0 (1973) Author: Blythe, W.J. "Bill"
Sponsor: Gammage, R.A. "Bob"
Relating to the election of the city coucil in certain cities; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Motion to suspend rules
HB 408 63-0 (1973) Author: Jones, Luther Relating to civil service systems for housing authorities; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing date
HB 455 63-0 (1973) Author: Pentony, Joe Providing for a referendum election on the question of electing the members of the city's governing body by single-member districts in certain cities; making other provisions in regard to the election of the governing body by single-member districts; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing notice posted
HB 475 63-0 (1973) Author: Hernandez, Joe Requiring that the members of the city council, the governing body of the city of San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, be elected from single-member districts; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee hearing notice posted
HB 537 63-0 (1973) Author: Green, Forrest Prohibiting any elected official from increasing their own compensation during the terms to which they were elected. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing notice posted
HB 588 63-0 (1973) Author: Barnhart, Ray A. Requiring the disclosure of certain financial interests and activities by local elected officials; providing that such disclosure statements be public records; providing penalties; providing for severability. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing date
HB 843 63-0 (1973) Author: Vale, Bob Relating to payroll deductions for membership dues from certain employees' salaries by certain cities. House: Labor Sent to Calendar Committee
HB 890 63-0 (1973) Author: Green, Gene Relating to employees in the fire department or police department of certain cities engaging in political activities. House: Labor Sent to Calendar Committee
HB 957 63-0 (1973) Author: Hutchison, Ray Declaring an State Policy as to an alternate method of electing the governing bodies of certain municipalities and making findings with respect thereto; providing methods for the adoption of this act by optional and anticipatory referendum elections as to cities under and over 150,000 population and for mandatory and anticipatory referendum elections for cities over 600,000 population; providing procedures for the conduct of elections to adopt this Act; stating the method by which by ordinance cities adopting this Act may implement a plan of single-member district elections, or combination plans therewith; providing statutory standards and limitations as to the content of said ordinances; providing that certain matters shall continue to be controlled by the charters of cities adopting this Act; specifying the consequences of failure to pass necessary ordinances implementing this Act after its adoption by the voters; specifying the qualifications of candidates desiring to be elected from single-member districts; providing for elections for at large places; providing for compliance by any referendum election; providing for subsequent elections hereunder including provisions for repealing the action of a prior election; providing for severability and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Received from House
HB 1054 63-0 (1973) Author: Ragsdale, Paul Declaring a state policy as to an alternate method of electing the governing bodies of certain municipalities and making findings with respect thereto; providing methods for the adoption of this act by optional and anticipatory referendum elections as to cities under and over 150,000 population and for mandatory and anticipatory referendum elections for cities over 600,000 population; providing procedures for the conduct of elections to adopt this act; stating the method by which by ordinance cities adopting this act may implement a plan of single-member district elections, or combination plans therewith; providing statutory standards and limitations as to the content of said ordinances; providing that certain matters shall continue to be controlled by the charters of cities adopting this Act; specifying the consequences of failure to pass necessary ordinances implementing this Act after its adoption by the voters; specifying the qualifications of candidates desiring to be elected from single-member districts; providing for elections for at large places; providing for compliance by any referendum election; providing for subsequent elections hereunder including provisions for repealing the action of a prior election; providing for severability. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing date
HB 1060 63-0 (1973) Author: Hutchison, Ray Declaring a state policy as to an alternate method of electing governing bodies of certain municipalities and making findings with respect thereto; providing methods for the adoption of this Act by optional and anticipatory referendum elections as to cities under 150,000 population and for optional and anticipatory referendum elections for cities over 150,000 population; providing procedures for the conduct of elections to adopt this Act; stating the method by which by ordinance cities adopting this Act may implement a plan of single-member district elections, or combination plans therewith; providing statutory standards and limitations as to the content of said ordinances; providing that certain matters shall continue to be controlled by the charters of cities adopting this Act; specifying the consequences of failure to pass necessary ordinances implementing this Act after its adoption by the voters; specifying the qualifications of candidates desiring to be elected from single-member districts; providing for elections for at large places; providing for compliance by any referendum election; providing for subsequent elections hereunder including provision or repealing the actions of a prior elections; providing for severability. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing date
HB 1091 63-0 (1973) Author: McAlister, R.B. Providing for the classification of firemen and policemen and permitting the city council or other legislative body to provide for educational incentive pay for firemen and policemen. House: Labor Subcommittee hearing date
HB 1096 63-0 (1973) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the appointment of additional commissioners of a housing authority. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1296 63-0 (1973) Author: Hernandez, Joe Relating to the election of city council of certain cities from single-member districts; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing date
HB 1344 63-0 (1973) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Relating to the administration and operation of fire and police civil service commissions in certain cities. House: Labor Reported favorably

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