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HB 640 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the authority of a county or municipality to regulate the location of halfway houses; creating an offense. House: County Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 780 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to county and municipality zoning rules concerning the cultivation, production, dispensing, or possession of low-THC cannabis. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 797 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina Relating to providing information to the public and to purchasers of real property regarding the impact of military installations. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 890 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to providing information to the public and to purchasers of real property regarding the impact of military installations. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 898 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the issuance of local permits by a regulatory agency of a political subdivision. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1035 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to the sale of alcoholic beverages in certain areas annexed by a municipality. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1105 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to granting certain municipalities authority to adopt development regulations around certain military facilities; creating a criminal offense. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1175 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to the ability of property owners to protest the adoption of municipal zoning regulations and boundaries. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1352 85-0 (2017) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to the conveyance of property by a municipality for the public purpose of economic development. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 1427 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to a municipality's ability to enforce zoning and other land use regulations against electric companies. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1572 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to a residential property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation that the owner believes poses a fire risk. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1704 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the award of court costs and attorney's fees in actions to determine the applicability of certain local government regulations. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1852 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to municipal regulation of manufactured home communities. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2040 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of certain counties; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense. House: County Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2052 85-0 (2017) Author: Phelan, Dade | et. al. Relating to a tree planting credit to offset tree mitigation fees imposed by a municipality. House: Urban Affairs Received from the House
HB 2099 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the annexation of an unincorporated enclave by certain general-law municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2100 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to authority of certain general-law municipalities to annex an area without consent. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2185 85-0 (2017) Author: Krause, Matt Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 2535 85-0 (2017) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the ownership and local regulation of trees and timber. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2596 85-0 (2017) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to certain notice of the extent of a municipality or its extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 2814 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliverson, Tom Relating to the installation and inspection of fire sprinkler protection systems; authorizing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3045 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to an election to reduce or increase the sales and use tax rate imposed by a municipality for the benefit of a Type B development corporation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 3156 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the transfer of extraterritorial jurisdiction between certain home-rule and general-law municipalities and annexation of certain territory by the general-law municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3174 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to an environmental report as part of a municipality's comprehensive plan for long-range development. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3281 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the eligibility of certain municipalities to establish homestead preservation districts and reinvestment zones. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3282 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to municipal regulation of property of political subdivisions. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 3403 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the authority of a municipality to require that certain oil and gas operations be set back a certain distance from child-care facilities and schools. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 3405 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to fire protection sprinkler systems in residential high-rise buildings in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3418 85-0 (2017) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to municipal zoning affecting places or areas of historical, cultural, or architectural importance and significance. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3461 85-0 (2017) Author: Paul, Dennis | et. al. Relating to the sale of park land owned by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3573 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego Relating to the applicability of municipal zoning ordinances to certain open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3624 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the approval of certain municipal ordinances affecting private property rights at an election. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3676 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the prohibition of certain municipal requirements regarding sales of housing units or residential lots. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3701 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al. Relating to the notification requirements regarding certain proposed regulations and structures in an area near a military facility. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3731 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the use of tax revenue by certain municipalities for the payment of certain hotel-related bonds or other obligations. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3787 85-0 (2017) Author: Bell, Cecil Relating to limiting the applicability of municipal and county regulations affecting real property. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3919 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the eligibility of certain municipalities to establish homestead preservation districts and reinvestment zones and to certain regulatory prohibitions applicable in those districts and zones. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 4185 85-0 (2017) Author: Bell, Cecil Relating to a petition by a landowner for annexation of the landowner's property by a municipality or release of the property from the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
SB 345 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Davis, Yvonne
Relating to the use of tax revenue by certain municipalities for the payment of certain hotel-related bonds or other obligations. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 438 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the conveyance of property by a municipality for the public purpose of economic development. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 636 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to procedures for certain municipalities to adopt or amend a national model building code. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 655 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al. Relating to certain notice of the extent of a municipality or its extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
SB 744 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Phelan, Dade | et. al.
Relating to a tree planting credit to offset tree mitigation fees imposed by a municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 775 85-0 (2017) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to providing information to the public and to purchasers of real property regarding the impact of military installations. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
SB 782 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al. Relating to the ownership and local regulation of trees and timber. Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 787 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the award of court costs and attorney's fees in actions to determine the applicability of certain local government regulations. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 898 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the ownership and local regulation of trees and timber. Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 1082 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to the ownership and local regulation of trees and timber. Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 1248 85-0 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie
Relating to municipal regulation of manufactured home communities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1373 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the applicability of municipal zoning ordinances to certain open-enrollment charter schools. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1456 85-0 (2017) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to the building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of certain counties; creating a criminal offense and affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1620 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of raising or keeping six or fewer chickens by a political subdivision. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1656 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
Relating to the eligibility of certain municipalities to establish homestead preservation districts and reinvestment zones. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
House passage as amended reported
SB 1674 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to authorizing certain border counties and municipalities in those counties to address population growth and prevent the proliferation of substandard dwellings; providing a penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1759 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to fire protection sprinkler systems in residential high-rise buildings in certain municipalities. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1765 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to tax increment reinvestment zone transparency and accountability. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 1838 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al. Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 1846 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the authority of municipalities to replat a subdivision without vacating the preceding plat. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1868 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the requirement of a public hearing on certain applications for a permit to drill an oil or gas well. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 7 85-1 (2017) Author: Phelan, Dade | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to municipal regulation of the removal of trees on private property. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
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HB 77 85-1 (2017) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al. Relating to an optional fee in lieu of the dedication of parkland as a condition of approval by a municipality of land development or use. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 94 85-1 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to municipal regulation of property of political subdivisions. Filed
HB 107 85-1 (2017) Author: Cyrier, John Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to adopt or enforce a requirement that a builder or contractor obtain a license or other similar certification from the political subdivision. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 188 85-1 (2017) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al. Relating to limiting the applicability of municipal and county regulations affecting real property. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 362 85-1 (2017) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to granting certain local governments general zoning authority around federal military installations; creating a criminal offense. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 12 85-1 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn Relating to limiting the applicability of municipal and county regulations affecting real property. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 61 85-1 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools. Filed
SB 83 85-1 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to certain notice of the extent of a municipality or its extraterritorial jurisdiction. Filed
SB 86 85-1 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to the local regulation of trees and timber. Filed
SB 98 85-1 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the regulation of raising or keeping six or fewer chickens by a political subdivision. Filed
SB 107 85-1 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to a tree planting credit to offset tree mitigation fees imposed by a municipality. Filed
SB 115 85-1 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to granting certain local governments general zoning authority around federal military installations; creating a criminal offense. Filed
HB 538 84-0 (2015) Author: Spitzer, Stuart Relating to judicial and law enforcement authority in certain municipalities on a segment of a highway or street that abuts property located in the municipality. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 665 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Ken Relating to requirements for annexation of certain commercial or industrial areas by a general-law municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 893 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to granting certain local governments general zoning authority around certain military facilities; providing a penalty. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 907 84-0 (2015) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the authority of a county or municipality to regulate the location of halfway houses; providing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1186 84-0 (2015) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the validation of certain actions relating to municipal airport zoning regulations. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1277 84-0 (2015) Author: Ashby, Trent | et. al.
Sponsor: Bettencourt, Paul
Relating to requirements for annexation of certain commercial or industrial areas by a general-law municipality. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1418 84-0 (2015) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al. Relating to the annexation of certain territory by general law municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1472 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the enforcement of requirements for the issuance of local permits by regulatory agencies of political subdivisions. House: Land & Resource Management Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1609 84-0 (2015) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the annexation of an unincorporated enclave by certain general-law municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 1610 84-0 (2015) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to authority of certain general-law municipalities to annex an area without consent. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 1640 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to the compatibility of certain defense community regulations and structures with military operations. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1754 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to the conveyance of property by a municipality for the public purpose of economic development. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2044 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the setback requirements for a junkyard or an automotive wrecking and salvage yard. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2047 84-0 (2015) Author: Ashby, Trent Relating to the ability of a municipality to regulate the sale of alcohol near a public school. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2192 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to a project authorized to be undertaken by certain Type B economic development corporations in connection with certain multifamily housing. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 2238 84-0 (2015) Author: Paddie, Chris | et. al. Relating to municipal authority to regulate wind turbines in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the municipality. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2735 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the sale of alcoholic beverages in certain areas annexed by a municipality. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2855 84-0 (2015) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al. Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to prohibit an activity over which the Railroad Commission of Texas has jurisdiction. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 2879 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to a study by the General Land Office regarding the feasibility of creating a mechanism by which a governmental entity could acquire small parcels of real property in an area and convey them to a developer in order to ensure the property is developed in compliance with model subdivision rules. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
HB 2977 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to issues affecting counties and certain other governmental entities; authorizing fees. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2991 84-0 (2015) Author: Paddie, Chris | et. al. Relating to municipal regulation of minimum setback requirements for mineral exploration and development activities, including providing for and recording of waivers from those requirements. House: Energy Resources Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2993 84-0 (2015) Author: Paddie, Chris | et. al. Relating to the authority of a municipality to regulate location of mineral exploration and development activities within its boundaries. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3022 84-0 (2015) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" Relating to the construction or development of certain continuing care facilities. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3089 84-0 (2015) Author: Galindo, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José | et. al.
Relating to fire protection sprinkler systems in certain residential high-rise buildings in certain counties; creating a criminal offense. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3418 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to intermunicipal commuter rail districts. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3452 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to regulation of subdivisions in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3621 84-0 (2015) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the transfer of extraterritorial jurisdiction between certain home-rule and general-law municipalities and annexation of certain territory by the general-law municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3701 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to a municipality's comprehensive development. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3993 84-0 (2015) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to certain programs established by a municipality to provide affordable housing. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 583 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the conveyance of property by a municipality for the public purpose of economic development. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 720 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to prohibit hydraulic fracturing. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 803 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the validation of certain actions relating to municipal airport zoning regulations. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 882 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to municipal authority to regulate wind turbines in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the municipality. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1144 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to intermunicipal commuter rail districts. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1436 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard Peña
Relating to the setback requirements for a junkyard or an automotive wrecking and salvage yard; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 141 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to county and municipal land development regulation. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 397 83-0 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the transfer of extraterritorial jurisdiction between certain home-rule and general-law municipalities and annexation of certain territory by the general-law municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 546 83-0 (2013) Author: Strama, Mark
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the creation of renewable energy reinvestment zones and the abatement of ad valorem taxes on property of a renewable energy company located in such a zone. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Left pending in subcommittee
HB 605 83-0 (2013) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to the authority of municipalities or counties to adopt regulations or take other actions relating to airport hazard areas. House: County Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 674 83-0 (2013) Author: Ratliff, Bennett
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to providing notice of certain proposed municipal zoning changes to a school district. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 675 83-0 (2013) Author: Ratliff, Bennett Relating to regulation by a municipality or county of off-premise signs advertising sexually oriented businesses. House: Urban Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 691 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the authority of a county or municipality to regulate the location of halfway houses; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 970 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob | et. al.
Relating to regulation of cottage food products and cottage food production operations. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1178 83-0 (2013) Author: Gooden, Lance Relating to municipal judicial and law enforcement authority on a segment of a highway or street that abuts property located in a municipality. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1377 83-0 (2013) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the ownership and local regulation of trees and timber. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1508 83-0 (2013) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to assessment collection in certain public improvement districts. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1554 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Justin
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to the authority of municipalities to file a lien for the costs of abatement of a floodplain ordinance violation; providing a civil penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1603 83-0 (2013) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the use of certain tax revenue to enhance and upgrade convention center facilities, multipurpose arenas, multiuse facilities, and related infrastructure in certain municipalities. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HB 1650 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to county and municipal land development regulation. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 1832 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to granting certain local governments general zoning authority around certain military facilities; providing a penalty. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1912 83-0 (2013) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to public improvement districts designated by a municipality or county; authorizing assessments. House: Special Purpose Districts Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1970 83-0 (2013) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities and counties to regulate subdivisions in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of a municipality by agreement. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2018 83-0 (2013) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to the sale and use of certain land used for a world exposition. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2521 83-0 (2013) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to a project authorized to be undertaken by a Type B economic development corporation in connection with housing. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3016 83-0 (2013) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the application of municipal zoning regulations to certain commercial property in which the General Land Office retains an ownership interest. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3090 83-0 (2013) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to uniformity of requirements of certain municipal regulations to local permits. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 3091 83-0 (2013) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to uniformity of requirements of certain municipal regulations to local permits, limitations on the application of certain municipal regulations to local permits, and liability of a political subdivision for a violation of certain laws relating to local permits; providing for damages/penalties. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 3141 83-0 (2013) Author: Bell, Cecil Relating to relating to the extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 3513 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to a municipality's comprehensive development. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3546 83-0 (2013) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to the zoning authority of an eligible barrier island municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
SB 194 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to ingress and egress for access by emergency vehicles and for use during evacuations in certain new residential subdivisions. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 507 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, John
Relating to public and private facilities and infrastructure. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 660 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
Relating to the collection, receipt, and use of assessments and other types of revenue for certain public improvement projects in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 748 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to the use of certain tax revenue to enhance and upgrade convention center facilities, multipurpose arenas, venues, and related infrastructure in certain municipalities. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 930 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Villarreal, Mike
Relating to the sale and use of certain land used for a world exposition. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 931 83-0 (2013) Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al. Relating to tax credits for investments in economically distressed communities. Senate: Finance Left pending in subcommittee
SB 968 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to public improvement districts designated by a municipality or county; authorizing assessments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1046 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities and counties to regulate subdivisions in the exterritorial jurisdiction of a municipality by agreement. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1087 83-0 (2013) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to file a lien for the costs of abatement of a floodplain ordinance violation; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1244 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to relating to the extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 1599 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Lozano, J. M.
Relating to county and municipal land development regulation. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1699 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the application of municipal zoning regulations to certain commercial property in which the General Land Office retains an ownership interest. Senate: Government Organization Left pending in committee
SB 1761 83-0 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the transfer of extraterritorial jurisdiction between certain home-rule and general-law municipalities and annexation of certain territory by the general-law municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
HB 91 82-0 (2011) Author: Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the extent of extraterritorial jurisdiction for certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 363 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to urban renewal authority of municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 364 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to condominiums in certain municipalities, including the exercise of eminent domain authority by those municipalities with respect to certain condominiums. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 365 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the use of eminent domain authority by certain municipalities to take abandoned multi-family rental buildings. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 629 82-0 (2011) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the use of municipal or county sales tax increment financing for a transportation reinvestment zone. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 990 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to certain homestead preservation reinvestment zones. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1388 82-0 (2011) Author: Hopson, Chuck | et. al. Relating to the prohibition of certain regulations by a municipality in its extraterritorial jurisdiction involving trees and vegetation. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1643 82-0 (2011) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the duration of a development agreement governing land in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 1665 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Susan
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the notification requirements regarding certain land use regulations in an area near military facilities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 1729 82-0 (2011) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the sale of surplus leased land by a governmental entity to a private party. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1746 82-0 (2011) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to the participation by certain taxing units in tax increment financing and the payment of tax increments into the tax increment fund for a reinvestment zone. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2081 82-0 (2011) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to the extent of extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain less populous municipalities located on a barrier island. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2107 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to notice by sign requirement for sexually oriented businesses. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2571 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the purposes and designation of transportation reinvestment zones. House: Transportation No action taken in committee
HB 2673 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the calculation of tree mitigation fees charged by a municipality in connection with a permit. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2732 82-0 (2011) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the application requirements for a local project permit. House: Land & Resource Management Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2803 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Relating to county and municipal land development regulation. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 2853 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to tax increment financing. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 3190 82-0 (2011) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to authorizing counties and municipalities to regulate land development; providing a penalty. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3246 82-0 (2011) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to public improvement districts designated by a municipality or county. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
S. refuses to adopt conf comm rept.-reported
HB 3254 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to the creation of renewable energy reinvestment zones and the abatement of ad valorem taxes on property of a renewable energy company located in such a zone. House: Energy Resources Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3513 82-0 (2011) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the power of certain municipalities to establish performance standards for underground utilities, landscaping, tree preservation and sign control in a neighborhood empowerment zone. House: Land & Resource Management No action taken in committee
HB 3533 82-0 (2011) Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al. Relating to granting certain local governments general zoning authority around certain military facilities; providing a penalty. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3534 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to liability of a political subdivision for a violation of certain laws relating to local permits. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3535 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to liability of a political subdivision for a violation of certain laws relating to local permits; providing a penalty. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3716 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the evaluation of applications for certain financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3792 82-0 (2011) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al. Relating to municipal authority to regulate gas pipelines located within the municipality. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HJR 134 82-0 (2011) Author: Oliveira, Rene Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a county to regulate land development if approved by a majority vote in a countywide election. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
SB 106 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to condemnation of municipal property for, and municipal regulation of, pipeline operations. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 131 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to cemeteries in certain municipalities. House: Public Health
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 296 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the mitigation of the impact of residential development in public school districts. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 508 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Lozano, J. M. | et. al.
Relating to the extent of extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain less populous municipalities located on a barrier island. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Effective immediately
SB 627 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy
Sponsor: Veasey, Marc
Relating to the participation by certain taxing units in tax increment financing and the payment of tax increments into the tax increment fund for a reinvestment zone. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 670 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the regulation of the location of certain halfway houses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 732 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to the prohibition of certain regulations by a municipality in its extraterritorial jurisdiction involving trees and vegetation. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1030 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
Relating to notice by sign requirement for sexually oriented businesses. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1083 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to development agreements governing land in a municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1392 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to authorizing counties and municipalities to regulate land development; providing a penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1442 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to the application requirements for a local project permit. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Open Government, Select
Referred to Land & Resource Management
SB 1570 82-0 (2011) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the sale of surplus leased land by a governmental entity to a private party. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1674 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the composition of the board of directors of certain tax increment financing reinvestment zones. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1741 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to tree mitigation fees imposed by municipalities. Senate: Natural Resources Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1789 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Bohac, Dwayne
Relating to platting requirements affecting subdivision golf courses in certain counties. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1816 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard Pena
Relating to county and municipal land development regulation. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: International Relations & Trade
H. refuses to adopt conf. comm. rept-reported
SJR 40 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a county to regulate land development if approved by a majority vote in a countywide election. Senate: International Relations & Trade Co-author authorized
SB 24 82-1 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the authority of a county or municipality to regulate the location of halfway houses; providing a penalty. Filed
HB 45 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to notice requirements for certain municipal zoning actions. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 722 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to an independent review of a proposed facility to supply drinking water requested by certain municipalities and other local governments. House: Urban Affairs Corrected comm. rept. sent to Local & Consent
HB 774 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to procedures for the adoption of a municipal zoning regulation or zoning district boundary. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 961 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to notice by sign requirement for sexually oriented businesses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1142 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the designation of qualified media production locations in media production development zones and to exemptions from the sales and use tax for items used for media production facilities in qualified media production locations. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1195 81-0 (2009) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the issuance of a permit for a municipal solid waste landfill located near certain municipalities. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1255 81-0 (2009) Author: Lewis, Tryon
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to an interlocal contract for a relief highway route around certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 1428 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the construction or operation of chemical dependency treatment facilities near certain residential and community properties. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1473 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the application of certain requirements affecting certain subdivision golf courses. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1511 81-0 (2009) Author: Otto, John | et. al. Relating to requirements that fire sprinkler systems be installed in certain dwellings. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1566 81-0 (2009) Author: England, Kirk Relating to the authority of municipalities to regulate natural gas compressor station structures. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 1770 81-0 (2009) Author: Miklos, Robert
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the Tax Increment Financing Act. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 1898 81-0 (2009) Author: Shelton, Mark Relating to notice required for certain recreational activities on premises owned, operated, or maintained by a governmental unit. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1937 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the voluntary assessment of property owners by a municipality to finance certain energy conservation improvements. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2016 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the regulation of the use of land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural land. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture & Livestock
HB 2056 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to granting certain local governments general zoning authority around certain military facilities; providing a penalty. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2324 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to authorizing the Texas Board of Criminal Justice to sell certain real property for municipal airport expansion. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 2344 81-0 (2009) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the urban land bank demonstration program in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2833 81-0 (2009) Author: Marquez, Marisa | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to certain building code standards applicable to the unincorporated areas of certain counties; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2919 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Susan | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the regulation of land use and the creation of regional military sustainability commissions to ensure compatible development with military installations in certain areas. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 3072 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the transfer of municipal property to economic development corporations by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 3093 81-0 (2009) Author: Harless, Patricia Relating to the authority of certain counties to adopt commercial development regulations for unincorporated areas of the county; providing a penalty. House: Land & Resource Management Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
HB 3128 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to service of process on condominium unit owners and condominium unit owners' associations in certain municipalities. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3160 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the urban land bank demonstration program in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3222 81-0 (2009) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the authority of two or more municipalities to designate a joint tax increment financing reinvestment zone. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3240 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to a municipal program for foreclosure on and improvement of certain property, and the subsequent sale of the property as affordable housing. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3288 81-0 (2009) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the lease of certain oil, gas, or mineral land by a municipality. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3311 81-0 (2009) Author: Maldonado, Diana Relating to the issuance of a permit for a municipal solid waste landfill located near certain municipalities. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 3397 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to authorizing a change in a municipal zoning classification under certain circumstances. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 3557 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the waiver of sovereign immunity from certain suits by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3933 81-0 (2009) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the relocation of pawnshops. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
HB 3941 81-0 (2009) Author: Swinford, David Relating to municipal ordinances governing the installation and operation of distributed renewable generation systems. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3983 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the imposition of property taxes on the residential homesteads of low-income and moderate-income persons. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 4119 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the regulation of the construction and operation of barge terminals by political subdivisions. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 4209 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the regulation of certain barge terminal facilities by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 4262 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to authorizing municipalities and counties to regulate land development in certain unincorporated areas; providing a penalty. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 4376 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the authority of the Baytown Municipal Development District to use sales tax revenue to promote new or expanded business development. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 4473 81-0 (2009) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the monumentation of residential subdivisions in a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 4613 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al. Relating to the creation, operations and financing of tax increment reinvestment zones. House: Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4614 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to community land trusts. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 4648 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing municipalities located in certain counties to create residential management districts. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 4654 81-0 (2009) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the authority of a county or municipality to regulate the drilling of oil and gas wells. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
SB 177 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the location of certain facilities and shelters within certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 688 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the mitigation of the impact of residential development in public school districts. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Education
Referred to Land & Resource Management
SB 967 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the disclosure by the developer of the subdivision of planned highway projects that will go through or be adjacent to a subdivision. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 971 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon
Relating to an interlocal contract for a relief highway route around certain municipalities; providing authority to issue bonds. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1149 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn | et. al.
Sponsor: Howard, Charlie
Relating to authorizing the Texas Board of Criminal Justice to sell certain real property for municipal airport expansion. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
SB 1205 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Oliveira, Rene
Relating to community land trusts. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1370 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Gonzales, Veronica
Relating to authorizing certain counties and municipalities to regulate land development; providing a penalty. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1929 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
Relating to the designation of qualified media production locations in media production development zones and to exemptions from the sales and use tax for items used for media production facilities in qualified media production locations. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1947 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Relating to the authority of two or more municipalities to designate a joint tax increment financing reinvestment zone. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 2202 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to authorizing municipalities and counties to regulate land development in certain unincorporated areas; providing a penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 2223 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to authorizing the creation of regional military sustainability commissions around military installations. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
SB 2338 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the creation, operations and financing of tax increment reinvestment zones. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 2433 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to condemnation of municipal property for and municipal regulation of pipeline operations. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 2439 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the regulation of development around certain military facilities; providing a penalty. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
SB 2587 81-0 (2009) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the waiver of sovereign immunity from certain suits by certain municipalities. Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs Received from the Senate
SJR 47 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a county to regulate land development if approved by a majority vote in a countywide election. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 99 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the establishment or use of certain cemeteries. House: Border & International Affairs Referred to Border and International Affairs
HB 252 80-0 (2007) Author: Mowery, Anna Relating to the authority of the governing body of a municipality to change previously adopted zoning regulations. House: Land & Resource Management No action taken in committee
HB 535 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the transfer of extraterritorial jurisdiction between certain home-rule and general-law municipalities and annexation of certain territory by the general-law municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 560 80-0 (2007) Author: Noriega, Rick | et. al. Relating to the method of providing notice in the enforcement of certain municipal ordinances involving substandard buildings. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 673 80-0 (2007) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to seawalls and street lights as authorized projects in a public improvement district. House: County Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 680 80-0 (2007) Author: Swinford, David
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the sale of certain small municipal parks. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1067 80-0 (2007) Author: Murphy, Jim
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to subdivision replatting by certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1313 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to transmittal to the Texas Water Development Board and a local groundwater conservation district of certain information by a person applying to subdivide a tract of land. House: Natural Resources Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1732 80-0 (2007) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the authority of municipalities to adopt zoning regulations affecting the appearance of buildings or open spaces. House: Land & Resource Management Considered in Calendars
HB 1736 80-0 (2007) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the authority of municipalities to adopt zoning regulations for impervious cover and floor to area ratio on lots. House: Land & Resource Management Considered in Calendars
HB 1742 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to urban land bank demonstration programs. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2152 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the construction or operation of chemical dependency treatment facilities near certain residential and community properties. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2281 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to administrative approval of replats involving minor plat revisions. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2349 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the procedural requirements for a political subdivision to adopt airport zoning regulations. House: Land & Resource Management Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2457 80-0 (2007) Author: Cook, Byron Relating to the authority of Navarro County to adopt development regulations for certain unincorporated areas of the county; providing a penalty. House: Land & Resource Management No action taken in committee
HB 2618 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to authorizing political subdivisions to lease property owned by the political subdivision to other governmental entities without following competitive purchasing procedures. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2793 80-0 (2007) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the subdivision of certain tracts of land for which a plat is required. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 2798 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the filing of an amended subdivision plat with a county to correct certain errors or omissions. House: Land & Resource Management Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2916 80-0 (2007) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the mitigation of the impact of residential development in public school districts. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 3068 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the authority and responsibilities of certain political subdivisions in relation to development. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 3188 80-0 (2007) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to granting a change in the zoning classification of property based on an inability to market or develop the property under that classification. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3232 80-0 (2007) Author: Olivo, Dora | et. al.
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to certain subdivision golf courses. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3325 80-0 (2007) Author: Escobar, Juan
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the extent of extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3367 80-0 (2007) Author: Straus, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Relating to the change in municipal boundaries by agreement between certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3410 80-0 (2007) Author: Gattis, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to alternative procedures for plat revision of residential areas by a county. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3591 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to allowing certain identifiable communities in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of a municipality to incorporate. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3671 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the effect of the sale of real property to certain land banks on certain causes of action. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3768 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the method of providing notice for certain municipal zoning changes. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 3883 80-0 (2007) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the zoning and other regulatory authority of a municipal utility district. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
SB 352 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Noriega, Rick
Relating to the method of providing notice in the enforcement of certain municipal ordinances involving substandard buildings and conditions. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 360 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to subdivision replatting by certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 525 80-0 (2007) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the sale of certain small municipal parks. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 662 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to transmittal to the Texas Water Development Board and a local groundwater conservation district of certain information by a person applying to subdivide a tract of land. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 786 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the mitigation of the impact of residential development in public school districts. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Education
Referred to Land & Resource Management
SB 986 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe | et. al.
Relating to an urban land bank program in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1360 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the procedural requirements for a political subdivision to adopt airport zoning regulations. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1455 80-0 (2007) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to administrative approval of replats involving minor plat revisions. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1537 80-0 (2007) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the authority of certain general-law municipalities to add area to their extraterritorial jurisdiction on the request of area property owners. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Land & Resource Management
SB 1606 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the extent of extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1757 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to certain real property transactions involving certain land banks. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1867 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the filing of an amended subdivision plat with a county to correct certain errors or omissions and to other county regulations of subdivisions. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1868 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing political subdivisions to lease property owned by the political subdivision to other governmental entities without following competitive purchasing procedures. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 1869 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the authority of certain municipalities and counties to regulate subdivisions near an international border. Senate: International Relations & Trade Referred to International Relations and Trade
SB 1908 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Menendez, Jose
Relating to affordable housing and to the receivership and rehabilitation of certain property; providing an administrative penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 218 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the authority of a municipality to regulate certain property with historical, cultural, or architectural importance. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 234 79-0 (2005) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the authority of certain development corporations to undertake projects for airport facilities or retail businesses or facilities. House: Economic Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 265 79-0 (2005) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the time for processing a municipal building permit. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 276 79-0 (2005) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the number of wine and beer retailer's permits that may be issued in certain zip code areas. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 538 79-0 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the construction or operation of treatment facilities near certain residential and community properties in certain municipalities; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 751 79-0 (2005) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to an urban land bank demonstration program in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1247 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the application of certain local permit requirements to projects that threaten water availability or quality. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 1381 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the regulation of the location of industrialized housing and buildings by municipalities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1606 79-0 (2005) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the level of municipal participation in contracts with developers for public improvements. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1780 79-0 (2005) Author: King, Phil Relating to a notification requirement concerning certain permit applications for municipal solid waste facilities. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1828 79-0 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha | et. al. Relating to requiring sex offenders released on parole or mandatory supervision to maintain a certain distance from any premises where children frequently gather. House: Government Reform Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1835 79-0 (2005) Author: Talton, Robert
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the apportionment of municipal infrastructure costs in regard to certain property development projects. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2266 79-0 (2005) Author: Baxter, Todd | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the authority of municipalities to enact a requirement that establishes the sales price for certain housing units or residential lots. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2393 79-0 (2005) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the creation and authority of municipal development districts. House: Local Government Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2536 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to urban land bank demonstration programs. House: Financial Institutions Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2559 79-0 (2005) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to the extent of extraterritorial jurisdiction of municipalities with fewer than 5,000 inhabitants. House: Land & Resource Management No action taken in committee
HB 2653 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the use of tax increment financing to pay certain costs associated with certain transportation or transit projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 2731 79-0 (2005) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the model subdivision rules adopted by the Texas Water Development Board to assure that minimum standards for safe and sanitary water supply and sewer services in residential areas of certain political subdivisions are met. House: Natural Resources Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2748 79-0 (2005) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to requirements for the issuance of land development permits by political subdivisions. House: Land & Resource Management Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2800 79-0 (2005) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the dissolution of certain sports and community venues. House: Local Government Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2931 79-0 (2005) Author: Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the authority of a municipality that includes or is near a defense base to issue bonds for facilities to be leased to the federal government. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 3288 79-0 (2005) Author: Swinford, David Relating to municipal authority over certain property that is subject to an agreement. House: Land & Resource Management Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3358 79-0 (2005) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to limitations on the expansion of extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3461 79-0 (2005) Author: Baxter, Todd | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the manner in which a municipality may impose a moratorium on certain property development. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HR 2214 79-0 (2005) Author: Talton, Robert Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1835. Reported enrolled
SB 177 79-0 (2005) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Veasey, Marc
Relating to the composition of a board of adjustment in certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 356 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to an urban land bank program in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 466 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to the creation and authority of municipal development districts. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 574 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to requirements for the issuance of land development permits by political subdivisions. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 628 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to an urban land bank program in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 861 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the level of municipal participation in contracts with developers for public improvements. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1104 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Leibowitz, David
Relating to the transfer of extraterritorial jurisdiction between certain home-rule and general-law municipalities and annexation of certain territory by the general-law municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1174 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the apportionment of municipal infrastructure costs in regard to certain property development projects. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1358 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of a public redevelopment agency by certain municipalities; granting the power to allocate ad valorem tax revenue, the authority to issue bonds, and the power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1362 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to certain land use restrictions by counties and municipalities. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1406 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the manner in which a municipality may impose a moratorium on commercial property development. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1443 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the model subdivision rules adopted by the Texas Water Development Board to assure that minimum standards for safe and sanitary water supply and sewer services in residential areas of certain political subdivisions are met. Senate: International Relations & Trade Referred to International Relations and Trade
SB 1599 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to requirements for the adoption of local amendments to certain municipal residential construction codes. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1659 79-0 (2005) Author: Carona, John Relating to municipal authority over certain property that is subject to an agreement. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Land & Resource Management
SB 1722 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to urban land bank demonstration programs. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SR 1060 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1835. Reported enrolled
HB 681 78-0 (2003) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al.
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the location of a jail or related facility operated by a private vendor or a county. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 789 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the exemption of tax-exempt property of religious organizations from municipal platting requirements. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 919 78-0 (2003) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the review and approval of drainage reports by certain special districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1197 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to authorization for a development agreement between a municipality and an owner of land in the municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1204 78-0 (2003) Author: Baxter, Todd
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the authority of municipalities and counties to regulate subdivisions and certain development in a municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction and in the unincorporated area of a county. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1207 78-0 (2003) Author: Kuempel, Edmund
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the application of certain municipal zoning regulations affecting the appearance of buildings or open spaces. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1499 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the view of the state capitol. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1859 78-0 (2003) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the construction or operation of chemical dependency treatment facilities near certain residential and community properties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 1866 78-0 (2003) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the creation of restrictions, the extension of, addition to, or modification of existing restrictions, and the reinstatement of expired restrictions in certain residential subdivisions. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 1901 78-0 (2003) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to administrative procedures in certain municipalities for adjudicating violations of ordinances relating to information filed with building permits. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1902 78-0 (2003) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a suit filed by a municipality to enforce residential land use restrictions. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2049 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the time for processing a municipal building permit. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2178 78-0 (2003) Author: Mowery, Anna | et. al. Relating to the authority of the governing body of a municipality to change previously adopted zoning regulations. House: Land & Resource Management Considered in Calendars
HB 2179 78-0 (2003) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the removal of certain on-premise signs in a municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2212 78-0 (2003) Author: Mowery, Anna
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the continuation of legal land use in newly incorporated areas. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2294 78-0 (2003) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the issuance of local permits in certain counties. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 2295 78-0 (2003) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to municipal contracts regarding public improvements and purchasing. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2302 78-0 (2003) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to zoning regulations applicable to places of historical, cultural or architectural significance. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Referred to State Cultural & Recreational Res
HB 2345 78-0 (2003) Author: Mowery, Anna Relating to requiring a municipality to make a change in zoning. House: Urban Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 2438 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the authority to regulate subdivisions of land and issue certain permits in the municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 2456 78-0 (2003) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the enforcement of certain zoning regulations against property owned by a religious organization. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2466 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to the costs of reviewing a development project that must be approved by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
HB 2504 78-0 (2003) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the powers of an Urban Renewal Agency. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2605 78-0 (2003) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the financing and administration of certain venue projects and related infrastructure; authorizing the imposition of certain local taxes and the issuance of local bonds. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2674 78-0 (2003) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to municipal regulation of certain building matters in areas of historical, cultural, or architectural importance. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2731 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to procedures governing adoption of zoning regulations and district boundaries. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 2734 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to general zoning regulations. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 2801 78-0 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to urban land bank demonstration programs. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2884 78-0 (2003) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to the conveyance of certain surface estates located above or over an inactive mineral estate. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 2889 78-0 (2003) Author: Cook, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to issue bonds, notes, or warrants to finance the acquisition, construction, operation, or repair of certain health and recreational facilities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3251 78-0 (2003) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the authority of a municipality or county to use inclusionary zoning to promote the development of affordable housing. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3524 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the apportionment of municipal infrastructure costs to developers. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3539 78-0 (2003) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to the extent of extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
SB 544 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the authority of municipalities and counties to regulate subdivisions in a municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 656 78-0 (2003) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to the removal of certain on-premise signs in a municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 991 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the application of certain municipal zoning regulations affecting the appearance of buildings or open spaces. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1099 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to regulating subdivision plats in a county and in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1569 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the continuation of legal land use in newly incorporated areas. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1617 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the level of municipal participation in contracts with developers for public improvements. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1711 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to authorization for a development agreement between a municipality and an owner of land in the municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1738 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the issuance of local permits in certain counties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1892 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime
Relating to the lease and use for economic development purposes of certain property transferred by the State of Texas to the City of Corpus Christi. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
SB 1903 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to the creation and authority of municipal development districts. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1937 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth | et. al.
Sponsor: Hamric, Peggy
Relating to the apportionment of municipal infrastructure costs to developers. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 36 78-1 (2003) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the time for processing a municipal building permit. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 9 77-0 (2001) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the zoning powers of certain airports. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 25 77-0 (2001) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to requiring municipalities to comply with the Private Real Property Rights Preservation Act. House: Land & Resource Management No action taken in committee
HB 33 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to requiring manufactured home rental communities to comply with county subdivision regulations. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 377 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to permitting the value of natural resources to be included in the assessment of damages in a condemnation proceeding in certain circumstances. House: Land & Resource Management Considered in Calendars
HB 423 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to the applicability of municipal zoning ordinances to open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 820 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the number of qualified businesses designated as enterprise projects in certain counties or municipalities. House: Economic Development
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 984 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the exemption of tax-exempt property of religious organizations from municipal platting requirements. House: Land & Resource Management Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 1065 77-0 (2001) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to exceptions to certain requirements applying to subdivisions of land. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 1070 77-0 (2001) Author: Craddick, Tom Relating to the authority of certain landowners to connect their property to various municipal facilities, including water and sewer facilities. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 1199 77-0 (2001) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to financing capital improvements and facility expansions through the assessment of impact fees; providing a civil penalty. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 1334 77-0 (2001) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al. Relating to the authority of a municipality to lease or sell property used for the purpose of operating certain properties located on certain state-owned lands. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 1371 77-0 (2001) Author: Denny, Mary Relating to the extent of extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 1411 77-0 (2001) Author: Walker, Gary | et. al. Relating to the procurement methods a political subdivision or a related entity may use. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1439 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the creation of a municipal development corporation to provide educational and job training; authorizing the imposition of certain local taxes and the issuance of local bonds; providing an administrative penalty. House: Economic Development Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1445 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the authority of municipalities and counties to regulate subdivisions in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1833 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to local enforcement of certain health and safety statutes and ordinances. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2050 77-0 (2001) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the land uses authorized at certain airports operated jointly by two municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2052 77-0 (2001) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the acquisition of property for certain purposes by populous home-rule municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2117 77-0 (2001) Author: Walker, Gary Relating to the imposition by a municipality of a moratorium on property development in certain circumstances. House: Land & Resource Management Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2320 77-0 (2001) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the disposition by municipalities of property in certain air navigation facilities. House: Land & Resource Management Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 2411 77-0 (2001) Author: Ritter, Allan | et. al. Relating to the adoption of a uniform residential building code for use in the state. House: Land & Resource Management Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2580 77-0 (2001) Author: Bosse, Fred
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to establishing the enforcement of land use restrictions as a governmental function of a municipality. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2581 77-0 (2001) Author: Shields, John Relating to certain subdivision improvements and the bond requirements for certain subdivision improvements. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2783 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to the enforcement of certain health and safety ordinances by municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2857 77-0 (2001) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to the delegation of dune protection permitting authority to municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2920 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Elizabeth | et. al. Relating to county regulation of sexually oriented businesses located within the corporate boundaries of a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2951 77-0 (2001) Author: Walker, Gary
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the issuance of local permits for land development projects. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Tagged
HB 2994 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Ron
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to the approval of certain contracts of special districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 3118 77-0 (2001) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to regulate facilities that produce, discharge, or emit pollutants. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3307 77-0 (2001) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the acreage exemption from municipal subdivision and platting requirements. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 3321 77-0 (2001) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to plat requirements for subdivisions in certain counties. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3422 77-0 (2001) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to agreements between municipalities and school districts relating to land development standards. House: Land & Resource Management No action taken in committee
HB 3548 77-0 (2001) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of certain zoning regulations against property owned by a religious organization. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3549 77-0 (2001) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the regulation of property owned by public or private schools. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3604 77-0 (2001) Author: Najera, Manny
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the requirements for the connection of land to utility service in certain subdivisions in certain counties. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HR 1384 77-0 (2001) Author: Walker, Gary Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 510. Reported enrolled
SB 243 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to financing capital improvements and facility expansions through the assessment of impact fees; providing a civil penalty. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 296 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to posting notice about a violation of certain municipal ordinances or requirements. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 365 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to the adoption of a uniform residential building code for use in the state. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
SB 438 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to permitting the value of natural resources to be included in the assessment of damages in a condemnation proceeding in certain circumstances. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 510 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth | et. al.
Sponsor: Walker, Gary
Relating to the procurement methods a political subdivision or a related entity or certain educational institutions may use. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 541 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Denny, Mary
Relating to the extent of extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 607 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to the creation of a municipal development corporation to provide educational and job training; authorizing the imposition of certain local taxes; providing an administrative penalty. House: Economic Development
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 673 77-0 (2001) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Gray, Patricia | et. al.
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to use property, or to lease or sell property used for the purpose of operating certain properties, located on certain state-owned lands. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 881 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the use of certain revenue by certain municipalities that have territory within the boundaries of certain airports. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 883 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the acquisition of property for certain purposes by populous home-rule municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 916 77-0 (2001) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Talton, Robert
Relating to the disposition by municipalities of property in certain air navigation facilities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 949 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Tillery, Dale
Relating to the applicability of municipal zoning ordinances to open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 980 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Walker, Gary
Relating to the imposition by a municipality of a moratorium on property development in certain circumstances. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1049 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to county regulation of sexually oriented businesses located within the corporate boundaries of a municipality. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1145 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to a local option election on alcoholic beverage zones in municipal commercial areas. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
SB 1170 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the acreage exemption from municipal subdivision and platting requirements. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1172 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the authority of municipalities and counties to regulate subdivisions in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of a municipality. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1302 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Maxey, Glen
Relating to municipal elections for the conveyance of certain park land. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1375 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the enforcement of certain health and safety ordinances by municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1398 77-0 (2001) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Walker, Gary
Relating to the authority of the governing body of a municipality to change previously adopted zoning regulations. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1544 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to local enforcement of certain health and safety statutes and ordinances. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1708 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to certain subdivision improvements and the bond requirements for certain subdivision improvements. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 116 76-0 (1999) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to judicial review of a decision by a municipal board of adjustment. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 313 76-0 (1999) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the creation and powers of a neighborhood empowerment zone. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 560 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the approval of subdivision plats by a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 621 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the requirements for the location of a correctional or rehabilitation facility. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 644 76-0 (1999) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the regulation of colonia developments in certain counties. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 716 76-0 (1999) Author: Bosse, Fred | et. al. Relating to the authority of governmental entities to exercise the right of eminent domain. House: Land & Resource Management Considered in Calendars
HB 817 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to regulation of cemeteries. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 963 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Delwin
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the protection of playa lakes by certain home-rule municipalities. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1058 76-0 (1999) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to limiting the liability of a municipality for certain recreational activities. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1110 76-0 (1999) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the requirements for notice of violations of certain municipal ordinances. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1125 76-0 (1999) Author: Solis, Juan Relating to the conveyance of property by a municipality to a municipally created development corporation. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 1464 76-0 (1999) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to strategic partnership agreements between certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 1563 76-0 (1999) Author: Bosse, Fred
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to prohibiting the recording of a plat or replat of a subdivision of real property if ad valorem taxes are delinquent. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1614 76-0 (1999) Author: Carter, Bill | et. al. Relating to the provision of local exchange telephone service in a municipality and the management by the municipality of public rights-of-way used by providers of that service. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 1800 76-0 (1999) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the transfer by the General Land Office to the City of Texas City the state's interest in certain real property. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Left pending in committee
HB 1856 76-0 (1999) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the requirement of a plat for a subdivision of land outside a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Considered in Calendars
HB 1956 76-0 (1999) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the amendment or termination of restrictive covenants affecting real property in certain historic neighborhoods. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2045 76-0 (1999) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to financing capital improvements and facility expansions through the assessment of impact fees. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Administration
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2310 76-0 (1999) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to certain notice provisions for violations of certain municipal ordinances. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2483 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the requirement of a plat for a subdivision of land outside a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 2618 76-0 (1999) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to the authority of a municipality to lease or sell property used for the purpose of operating certain properties located on certain state-owned lands. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2656 76-0 (1999) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the designation of pawnshops as a permitted use in certain zoning classifications. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2843 76-0 (1999) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to representation of certain areas in municipal government. House: Urban Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2935 76-0 (1999) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to requiring municipalities to comply with the Private Real Property Rights Preservation Act. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3015 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to requiring manufactured home rental communities to comply with county infrastructure regulations. House: Land & Resource Management Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3085 76-0 (1999) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to a county's jurisdiction over solid waste disposal. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 3090 76-0 (1999) Author: Woolley, Beverly Relating to a prohibition on the use for wetland mitigation purposes of property acquired by certain municipalities for airport purposes. House: Natural Resources Subcommittee members named
HB 3161 76-0 (1999) Author: Dunnam, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to disposition of public property in a readjustment zone. House: Economic Development
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 3300 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to limits on eminent domain, a code of conduct, and the board of directors for sports and community venue districts in certain populous counties and to elections for certain districts. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3378 76-0 (1999) Author: George, Kenn Relating to the remedies available in a suit to abate a public nuisance. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 3419 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to authorizing the General Services Commission to convey certain state-owned property to the City of Austin. House: Land & Resource Management Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3598 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to requiring notice regarding the location of establishments serving alcoholic beverages, sexually oriented businesses, and correctional or rehabilitation facilities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3605 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the municipal regulation of graffiti. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3746 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the replatting of a part of a subdivision. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HCR 310 76-0 (1999) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections H.B. 2045. Vetoed by the Governor
SB 214 76-0 (1999) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Isett, Carl
Relating to the effect of certain regulations adopted by a joint airport zoning board. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 270 76-0 (1999) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the protection of playa lakes by certain home-rule municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 340 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Solis, Juan
Relating to the conveyance of property by a municipality to a municipally created development corporation. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 488 76-0 (1999) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to a county's jurisdiction over solid waste disposal. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 508 76-0 (1999) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to limiting the liability of landowners for use of their land for certain recreational purposes. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 653 76-0 (1999) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the provision of local exchange telephone service in a municipality and the management by the municipality of public rights-of-way used by providers of that service. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1268 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Relating to notice and enforcement by municipalities of violations of certain health and safety statutes and ordinances. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Returned to Calendars Committee
SB 1323 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to requiring certain plats for the subdivision of land to include proof of groundwater supply. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1443 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the application of municipal zoning authority to certain private property. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1446 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Maxey, Glen | et. al.
Relating to authorizing the General Services Commission to convey certain state-owned property to the City of Austin. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
SB 1500 76-0 (1999) Author: Lindsay, Jon | et. al. Relating to the use of property acquired by certain municipalities as a site for an airport. Senate: Natural Resources Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1667 76-0 (1999) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Gray, Patricia
Relating to the authority of a municipality to lease or sell property used for the purpose of operating certain properties located on certain state-owned lands. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SJR 4 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Proposing a constitutional amendment to create a consolidated El Paso Metro government by consolidating El Paso County and certain political subdivisions in El Paso County. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 502 75-0 (1997) Author: Bosse, Fred | et. al. Relating to the extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 579 75-0 (1997) Author: Rabuck, Bob Relating to the voting rights of residents of a municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 630 75-0 (1997) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to the authority of a municipality or county to impose specific distance requirements regarding the location of a sexually oriented business. House: Land & Resource Management Placed on General State Calendar
HB 680 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to used fire control or fire rescue equipment donated to or made available by the Texas Forest Service. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 761 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to the notice required before a sexually oriented business may be constructed, operated, or used; providing penalties. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 1117 75-0 (1997) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the creation and powers of a neighborhood empowerment zone. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 1138 75-0 (1997) Author: Puente, Robert
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the use of neighborhood associations in the enforcement of certain municipal health and safety ordinances. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Withdrawn from intent calendar
HB 1279 75-0 (1997) Author: Oliveira, Rene
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the delegation of responsibility by a municipality for the approval of certain plats. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1280 75-0 (1997) Author: Oliveira, Rene
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the delegation of municipal authority to determine compliance with certain plat requirements. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1515 75-0 (1997) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the collection of fees for the use of municipal land as a utility right-of-way. House: Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1663 75-0 (1997) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the authority of a drainage district to discontinue maintenance of certain parts of its drainage system. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1676 75-0 (1997) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the procedure by which a municipality may dispose of certain land. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1821 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to the subdivision of land outside a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2023 75-0 (1997) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the approval of subdivision plats by a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2136 75-0 (1997) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to requiring the consent of local governments to place a correctional or rehabilitation facility in certain areas. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 2141 75-0 (1997) Author: Keel, Terry
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the seizure and sale of certain property by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2317 75-0 (1997) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to variances from platting requirements in economically distressed subdivisions. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2422 75-0 (1997) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to municipal regulation of dangerous structures. House: Urban Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2900 75-0 (1997) Author: Crabb, Joe
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the authority of a municipality and a county to regulate the subdivision of land in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 3090 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the enforcement of a municipality's ordinances regulating buildings or other structures. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3150 75-0 (1997) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to municipal regulation of use of municipal property. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 3287 75-0 (1997) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the statewide regulation of sexually oriented businesses; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 3372 75-0 (1997) Author: Torres, Gerard
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to redesignate certain areas annexed for general purposes. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3600 75-0 (1997) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the authority of municipalities to exercise the right of eminent domain. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 544 75-0 (1997) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Driver, Joe
Relating to the procedure by which a municipality may dispose of certain land. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 935 75-0 (1997) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al. Relating to the financing of community venues and related infrastructure in certain municipalities or counties; authorizing the imposition of certain local taxes and the issuance of local bonds; providing penalties. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Business & Industry
SB 1095 75-0 (1997) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the subdivision of land outside a municipality. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 1562 75-0 (1997) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to providing for public participation in municipal hearings to consider the replat of certain subdivisions. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1722 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to municipal regulation of dangerous structures. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 1723 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation and powers of a neighborhood empowerment zone. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1734 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the approval of subdivision plats by a municipality. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1859 75-0 (1997) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to changing the status of areas within municipal boundaries for inclusion in industrial districts. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 52 74-0 (1995) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the authority of state and local governments to make purchases and contracts and to engage in certain projects. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 101 74-0 (1995) Author: Yarbrough, Ken | et. al. Relating to the location of sexually oriented businesses. House: Land and Resource Management Reported from s/c favorably as amended
HB 645 74-0 (1995) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to municipal approval of certain amending plats. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 742 74-0 (1995) Author: Farrar, Jessica
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the resale of certain land acquired by certain political subdivisions. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 875 74-0 (1995) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Rosson, Peggy
Relating to the appointment to and the powers and duties of a municipal zoning board of adjustment. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 1308 74-0 (1995) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to certain vacant single-family houses in certain municipalities; providing a civil penalty. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1757 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Pete
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to municipal regulation of certain agricultural operations, including facilities that breed animals and fowl. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 1965 74-0 (1995) Author: Combs, Susan Relating to regulation of nuisances by a home rule municipality. House: Land and Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 2097 74-0 (1995) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the power of a municipality to abate certain nuisances that are dangerous to the public health or safety; creating a civil penalty. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2297 74-0 (1995) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the disapproval of a subdivision by a municipality. House: Land and Resource Management Laid on table subject to call in committee
HB 2326 74-0 (1995) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to appointments to the governing board of an urban renewal agency created by a municipality. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2456 74-0 (1995) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to appointments to the governing board of an urban renewal agency created by a municipality. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2480 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to the prohibition of land use regulation by a municipality in its extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Land and Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2489 74-0 (1995) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to the annexation of certain areas located in certain municipal utility districts. House: Land and Resource Management Withdrawn from calendar
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 2837 74-0 (1995) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to the use by the City of Austin of certain real property designated for a public purpose. House: Land and Resource Management Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2969 74-0 (1995) Author: McCoulskey, Huey
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the acquisition and disposition of land and facilities by certain municipalities and to the issuance of municipal bonds. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3040 74-0 (1995) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Haywood, Tom
Relating to adoption of certain airport zoning regulations. House: Land and Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 3092 74-0 (1995) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to certain matters concerning municipal regulation of property development. House: Land and Resource Management Placed on General State Calendar
SB 704 74-0 (1995) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the prohibition of the pollution or degradation of the source of a water supply by a home-rule municipality. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 954 74-0 (1995) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al.
Relating to noise abatement requirements of certain municipal airports. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 992 74-0 (1995) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the disapproval of a subdivision by a municipality. House: Land and Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
House appoints conferees-reported
SB 993 74-0 (1995) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Maxey, Glen | et. al.
Relating to the use by the City of Austin of certain real property designated for a public purpose. House: Land and Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
SB 1353 74-0 (1995) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to adoption of certain airport zoning regulations. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1550 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the acquisition and sale of land and facilities by a municipality; authorizing the issuance of municipal bonds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1717 74-0 (1995) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to certain matters concerning municipal regulation of property development. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 263 73-0 (1993) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to the location of sexually oriented businesses. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 352 73-0 (1993) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the approval of Texas Department of Transportation highway projects by the governing body of a metropolitan planning organization. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 827 73-0 (1993) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the creation of multiple panels of a municipality's zoning board of adjustment. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 959 73-0 (1993) Author: Flores, Yolanda Relating to vacant lots in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Reported favorably as substituted
HB 1025 73-0 (1993) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to municipal and county consent for the placement of a correctional facility in close proximity to a residential zoning area, private residence, school, park, recreation area, or church, synagogue, or other house of worship. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 1091 73-0 (1993) Author: Junell, Robert
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to the right of certain lessees of land owned by municipalities to purchase the leased land for the appraised fair market value of the land. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 1268 73-0 (1993) Author: Linebarger, Libby | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to registration requirements for family homes and to deed and zoning restrictions of family homes; providing penalties. House: Human Services
Senate: Jurisprudence
Record vote
HB 1279 73-0 (1993) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to city or county procedures for abating certain nuisances. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1420 73-0 (1993) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the enforcement of real property restrictions by certain municipalities; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1749 73-0 (1993) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to comprehensive planning on local issues and community development. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1761 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the regulation of property development and development plats by a zoned or unzoned municipality with a population or more than 1.5 million. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1771 73-0 (1993) Author: Cuellar, Renato Relating to billing for an assessment by certain municipalities for expenses incurred in relation to certain neglected property. House: Urban Affairs Reported favorably as substituted
HB 1803 73-0 (1993) Author: Brady, Kevin
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the regulation of outdoor signs in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of municipalities in certain counties; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 1825 73-0 (1993) Author: Parra, Tony Relating to the composition and operation of municipal boards of adjustment. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1852 73-0 (1993) Author: Bosse, Fred
Sponsor: Rosson, Peggy
Relating to the control of outdoor advertising signs; providing penalties. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 1949 73-0 (1993) Author: Moffat, Nancy
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to the adoption of municipal boundaries and annexation of area. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
No action taken in committee
HB 1951 73-0 (1993) Author: Solis, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to illegal dumping; providing a criminal penalty. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 2135 73-0 (1993) Author: Campbell, Ben | et. al. Relating to subdivisions and the review and approval of certain permits by the state, a municipality, and other local governmental entities. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2167 73-0 (1993) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al. Relating to county and municipal zoning powers and zoning recommendations of the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to subcommittee
HB 2217 73-0 (1993) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to elections concerning zoning issues in home-rule municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2537 73-0 (1993) Author: Gray, Patricia
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the development and use of land over a closed municipal solid waste landfill unit; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 2714 73-0 (1993) Author: Bailey, Kevin
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the provision of water and sewer service to annexed areas of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
SB 22 73-0 (1993) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to performance bonds required of county contractors. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
SB 294 73-0 (1993) Author: Lucio, Eddie Relating to annexation by general law municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 391 73-0 (1993) Author: Rosson, Peggy
Sponsor: Parra, Tony
Relating to the composition and operation of municipal boards of adjustment. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 460 73-0 (1993) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the sale or exchange of land by a home rule city. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 505 73-0 (1993) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the regulation of property development and development plats by a zoned or unzoned municipality with a population of more than 1.5 million. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 506 73-0 (1993) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Eckels, Robert | et. al.
Relating to the creation of multiple panels of, and to the operation of, a municipality's zoning board of adjustment; providing for the repeal of zoning regulations. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 645 73-0 (1993) Author: Leedom, John Relating to municipal or county consent for the placement of a correctional facility in close proximity to a residential zoning area, private residence, school, park, recreation area, or church, synagogue, or other house of worship. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 911 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to county and municipal zoning powers and zoning recommendations of the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission. Senate: Natural Resources No action taken in committee
SB 1027 73-0 (1993) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to zoning regulations. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1029 73-0 (1993) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Campbell, Ben
Relating to the review and approval of certain permits by the state, a municipality, and other local governmental entities. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1156 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to registration requirements for family homes and to deed and zoning restrictions of family homes; providing penalties. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1166 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to registration requirements for family homes and to deed and zoning restrictions of family homes; providing penalties. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 451 72-0 (1991) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al.
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to the definition, safety, reporting, certification, and regulation of certain aggregate quarries and pits; providing civil penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 834 72-0 (1991) Author: Marchant, Ken Relating to the authority of a municipality to adopt zoning regulations applicable to certain businesses. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Liquor Regulation
HB 1073 72-0 (1991) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to enforce real property restrictions; providing a civil penalty. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1611 72-0 (1991) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the regulation of outdoor signs in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of municipalities in certain counties. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1620 72-0 (1991) Author: Fleuriet, Kenneth Relating to airport zoning regulations adopted by certain political subdivisions. House: County Affairs Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 1650 72-0 (1991) Author: Marchant, Ken Relating to the authority of governmental entities to adopt zoning or other regulations applicable to certain business establishments. House: Liquor Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1699 72-0 (1991) Author: Shelley, Dan Relating to the authority of commissioners courts to review matters in the unincorporated areas of counties. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1825 72-0 (1991) Author: Martinez, Roman | et. al. Relating to the requirements for replatting certain subdivisions. House: Urban Affairs Coauthor Authorized
HB 1884 72-0 (1991) Author: Willy, John Relating to the preparation of a plat of a subdivision located in a municipality or in a municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: County Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1885 72-0 (1991) Author: Willy, John Relating to the preparation of a plat of a subdivision located outside municipal limits. House: County Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1904 72-0 (1991) Author: Greenberg, Sherri | et. al. Relating to agreements and actions concerning a planned unit development district in a municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1956 72-0 (1991) Author: Robnett, Nolan Relating to the creation and authority of political subdivisions in areas proposed for planned unit development districts. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 2058 72-0 (1991) Author: Brady, Kevin Relating to the regulation of outdoor signs by certain municipalities. House: County Affairs 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Calendars
HB 2064 72-0 (1991) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to the authority of counties and cities to enact moratoria on the development of land. House: County Affairs Postponed in committee
HB 2717 72-0 (1991) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the authority of local governments to implement, finance, and administer the Balcones Canyonlands Conservation Plan, by adopting ordinances, imposing reasonable and necessary fees, and other measures pursuant thereto. House: Environmental Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 81 72-0 (1991) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Colbert, Paul
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to enforce real property restrictions; providing a civil penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 588 72-0 (1991) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the regulation of sand and gravel excavations in certain counties and municipalities; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 760 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the authority of commissioners courts to review matters in the unincorporated areas of counties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 809 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the authority of municipalities to issue permits for commercial hazardous waste incinerators. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to special subcommittee
SB 871 72-0 (1991) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the creation and authority of political subdivisions in areas proposed for planned unit development districts. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 914 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the authority of local governments to implement, finance, and administer the Balcones Canyonlands Conservation Plan, by adopting ordinances, imposing reasonable and necessary fees, and other measures pursuant thereto. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1015 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the authority of local governments to implement, finance, and administer the Balcones Canyonlands Conservation Plan, by adopting ordinances, imposing reasonable and necessary fees, and other measures pursuant thereto. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1078 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the authority of counties and cities to enact moratoria on the development of land. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1096 72-0 (1991) Author: Lucio, Eddie
Sponsor: Fleuriet, Kenneth
Relating to airport zoning regulations adopted by certain political subdivisions. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
SB 1200 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Greenberg, Sherri
Relating to agreements or decisions and actions concerning a planned unit development district in a municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 142 72-1 (1991) Author: Brady, Kevin Relating to the regulation of outdoor signs by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 9 72-4 (1992) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to powers of a school district to challenge requests for tax exemptions and to review applications for municipal solid waste facilities. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 903 70-0 (1987) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the regulation of outdoor signs in the unincorporated area of counties; providing criminal penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 953 70-0 (1987) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the authority of a municipality to extend ordinances into the municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: County Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1004 70-0 (1987) Author: Leonard, Jr., Bob Relating to the authority of certain home-rule cities to abandon, sell, or exchange parks, golf courses, or golf course clubhouses. House: Urban Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1165 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the incorporation of a city within the area annexed by another city for limited purposes. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Laid on table in committee
HB 1348 70-0 (1987) Author: Russell, Sam Relating to the demolition of substandard buildings in municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1378 70-0 (1987) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to local governmental entities acquiring real property formerly used as a railroad right-of-way. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1496 70-0 (1987) Author: Wright, Brad Relating to the circumstances under which a plat for a residential area may be changed. House: Business & Commerce 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1538 70-0 (1987) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Relating to the exclusion of urban property within certain water districts and authorities and the conversion of irrigation water rights to municipal water rights. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Failed to receive affirmative vote
HB 1609 70-0 (1987) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to the requirement that notice be given to landowners before a city or county may adopt land use ordinances. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1662 70-0 (1987) Author: Hammond, Bill Relating to minimum lot size requirements for real property to be subdivided into lots, tracts, or parcels. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1728 70-0 (1987) Author: Harrison, Dudley
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to the authority of a city, in approving plans for development. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1969 70-0 (1987) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to plat requirements and regulations applicable to certain subdivisions of land. House: Business & Commerce Coauthor authorized
HB 1979 70-0 (1987) Author: Hudson, David Relating to the method of computing the percentage of land owned by persons who protest a zoning change. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2300 70-0 (1987) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the state and local regulation of outdoor signs. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2342 70-0 (1987) Author: Riley, Randall Relating to the incorporation of a city within the extraterritorial jurisdiction of another city. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2373 70-0 (1987) Author: Riley, Randall Relating to the authority of cities to regulate land in areas of extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2443 70-0 (1987) Author: Wright, Brad Relating to the publication of notice relating to certain real property transactions by political subdivisions. House: Urban Affairs Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 2474 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the inclusion of land within a Municipal Utility District. House: Natural Resources Pending in committee
SB 55 70-0 (1987) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to procedures for determining land use for the siting of municipal solid waste facilities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported favorably with substitute
SB 61 70-0 (1987) Author: Krier, Cynthia
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the notice that a city, town, or county must give to the public and affected taxing units in order to create a reinvestment zone for property tax abatement or to enter into a property tax abatement agreement. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 408 70-0 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector
Sponsor: Moreno, Alex
Relating to plat requirements, regulations, and utility services applicable to certain subdivisions of land. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 837 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the authority of cities and counties to regulate the location of certain sexually oriented commercial enterprises. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1181 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the circumstances under which a plat for a residential area may be changed. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1183 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Wright, Brad
Relating to publication of notice relating to certain real property transactions by political subdivisions. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
SB 1225 70-0 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Luna III, Albert
Relating to the creation of reinvestment zones and to the abatement of ad valorem taxes in reinvestment zones. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 1396 70-0 (1987) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to approval of plats by cities; providing penalties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 1475 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Hury, James
Relating to the territorial requirements for incorporation of certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 1480 70-0 (1987) Author: Tejeda, Frank
Sponsor: Garcia, Orlando
Relating to the relocation of existing cemeteries in certain cities on approval of the governing body of the city. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 125 70-2 (1987) Author: Smith, Ashley Relating to certain local government leases regarding airport matters. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 126 70-2 (1987) Author: Wright, Brad
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to amending the Tax Increment Financing Act to provide for the provision of financial information regarding the acquisition of land by a city or town in a reinvestment zone. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days-10/20/87
HB 130 70-2 (1987) Author: Pierce, George
Sponsor: Tejeda, Frank
Relating to the relocation of existing cemeteries in certain cities on approval of the governing body of the city. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days-10/20/87
HB 154 70-2 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the authority of a municipality to apply certain of its ordinances to land in the municipality that is condemned by another municipality. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 50 70-2 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Smith, Ashley
Relating to certain government leases regarding airport matters. House: Government Organization
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 94 70-2 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to amending the Tax increment Financing Act to provide for the provision of financial information regarding the acquisition of land by a city or town in a reinvestment zone. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported favorably with substitute
HB 495 69-0 (1985) Author: Lee, Don
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Relating to the geographical area in which a city may establish a public improvement district and in which a city may undertake a project benefiting the district. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 531 69-0 (1985) Author: McKinney, Mike
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Relating to the notice required for the revision of a subdivision plat. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 871 69-0 (1985) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to the acquisition, maintenance, and operation of a railroad by certain municipalities and other public agencies. House: Transportation
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 989 69-0 (1985) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to subdivision controls of counties. House: County Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 993 69-0 (1985) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Relating to exclusion of certain urban property from defined water districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1105 69-0 (1985) Author: Colbert, Paul
Sponsor: Parmer, Hugh
Relating to the authority of an incorporated city or town to enforce, in its corporate limits, the Solid Waste Disposal Act and rules adopted and permits and orders issued under that Act. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 1205 69-0 (1985) Author: Patrick, Kae
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to the notice required in a home-rule city for certain public hearings regarding zoning matters. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1312 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the authority of incorporated cities and towns and counties to regulate billboards and other structures that advertise or inform; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1330 69-0 (1985) Author: Messer, Bill
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Relating to state and local regulation of outdoor signs. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks
HB 1686 69-0 (1985) Author: Garcia, Orlando
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to the method of computing the percentage of land owned by persons who protest a zoning change. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 1840 69-0 (1985) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to the requiring of platting of land sold in parcels. House: Business & Commerce Referred to subcommittee
HB 2128 69-0 (1985) Author: Morales, Dan
Sponsor: Krier, Cynthia
Relating to the penalty for a violation of a city or county regulation regarding the location of certain sexually oriented commercial activities. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 2295 69-0 (1985) Author: Richardson, Bob Amending the Platting and Recording Subdivisions or Additions Act (Article 974a, Vernon's Texas Statutes); providing certain powers and procedures relating to the subject for the State's municipalities by adding Section 5b; and declaring an emergency. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2311 69-0 (1985) Author: Adkisson, Tommy Relating to the replatting or resubdividing of certain property. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2370 69-0 (1985) Author: Luna III, Albert
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the submission and approval of certain development plats in cities of 1,500,000 residents or more; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2395 69-0 (1985) Author: Messer, Bill
Sponsor: Howard, Ed
Relating to the applicability of the Development Corporation Act of 1979 to certain projects. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2416 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the designation of certain areas as reinvestment zones for purposes of property tax abatement. House: Business & Commerce 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2484 69-0 (1985) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
Relating to certain reinvestment zones which have been created or attempted to be created pursuant to Article 1066e Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes, as amended; validating all acts and proceedings relating to the creation, designation, organization and operation of such zones; validating tax increment bonds payable as to principal and interest out of the tax increment fund established for such reinvestment zone; setting forth procedures for the approval and registration of such bonds and for the testing of the validity of such bonds; containing other provisions pertaining to the subject; and declaring an emergency. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Returned from Senate as amended
HB 2524 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the regulation by cities and counties of the location of sexually oriented commercial enterprises; providing penalties. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Liquor Regulation
SB 296 69-0 (1985) Author: Blake, Roy Relating to the notice required for the revision of a subdivision plat. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 716 69-0 (1985) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Collazo, Jr., Frank
Relating to the creation of political subdivisions in municipal industrial districts. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 885 69-0 (1985) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Robnett, Nolan
Relating to the information required for certain subdivision plats. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 897 69-0 (1985) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to state and local regulation of outdoor signs. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to State Affairs
SB 1288 69-0 (1985) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the gulfward boundaries of general-law cities, towns, and villages located on the coastline. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1320 69-0 (1985) Author: Howard, Ed
Sponsor: Messer, Bill
Amending Subdivision (10), Section 2, Development Corporation Act of 1979, as amended (Article 5190.6, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), relating to the definition of the term "project." House: Business & Commerce
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1330 69-0 (1985) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Collazo, Jr., Frank
Relating to the acquisition, development, and operation of certain islands and related facilities and improvements; providing for financing. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1364 69-0 (1985) Author: Krier, Cynthia
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the designation of certain areas as reinvestment zones for purposes of property tax abatement. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1444 69-0 (1985) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the submission and approval of certain plats in cities of 1,500,000 residents or more. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Laid on the table subject to call
HB 156 68-0 (1983) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to procedures for the determination of land use in the siting of municipal solid waste management facilities. House: Natural Resources Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
HB 430 68-0 (1983) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to the purposes for which cities may engage in zoning. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 757 68-0 (1983) Author: Turner, Jim Relating to inclusion of an area as part of a city if the city has treated the area as being within its boundaries. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
HB 997 68-0 (1983) Author: Hanna, Joe Relating to the gulfward boundaries of coastal home-rule cities. House: Urban Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1131 68-0 (1983) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to notice required to be given concerning property use in residential areas of certain counties; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1333 68-0 (1983) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to elimination of junkyards from certain metropolitan areas. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1563 68-0 (1983) Author: Connelly, Barry
Sponsor: Henderson, Don
Relating to the composition of a city planning commission in certain cities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to subcommittee
HB 1777 68-0 (1983) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to the formation and administration of municipally created reinvestment zones that qualify for tax increment financing. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1874 68-0 (1983) Author: Eikenburg, Frank Relating to the duty of a city to maintain or improve certain property dedicated to public use; and declaring an emergency. House: Urban Affairs Record vote
HB 1986 68-0 (1983) Author: Pierce, George
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to certain subdivision plat amendments. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 2023 68-0 (1983) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to permits for solid waste disposal facilities to be located in the city limits of certian cities. House: Natural Resources Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
HB 2067 68-0 (1983) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
Relating to airport zoning regulations. House: State Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 2092 68-0 (1983) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Relating to the sale of urban renewal land. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2265 68-0 (1983) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to property owner election in extraterritorial jurisdiction of two or more cities. House: Urban Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HJR 42 68-0 (1983) Author: Wright, Brad Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit a city or town to expend public funds and levy assessments for the relocation or replacement of sanitation sewer laterals on private property. House: Urban Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably with amendments
SB 142 68-0 (1983) Author: Blake, Roy Relating to the validation of the incorporation and boundaries of certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 220 68-0 (1983) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Turner, Jim
Relating to inclusion by ordinance of an area that meets certain criteria as part of a municipality if the municipality has treated the area as being within its boundaries. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 551 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Hanna, Joe
Relating to the gulfward boundaries of coastal home-rule cities, to contracts or agreements by coastal home-rule cities, to reformation of city boundaries, and to the creation of industrial districts, and to powers and authority of a city in relation to industrial districts and in relation to the reformation of boundaries, including the power to collect certain taxes. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 641 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Wolens, Steven
Relating to the formation, termination, administration, and costs of municipally created reinvestment zones that qualify for tax increment financing. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 1106 68-0 (1983) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to the sale of urban renewal land. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
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
SJR 17 68-0 (1983) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Wright, Brad
Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit a city or town to expend public funds and levy assessments for the relocation or replacement of sanitation sewer laterals on private property. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Filed without the Governor's signature
HB 642 67-0 (1981) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to the requirement that plats be made and recorded for certain subdivisions of land. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 819 67-0 (1981) Author: Keese, Bill Relating to solar easements and property development measures promoting use of solar and wind energy. House: Energy Resources Referred to subcommittee
HB 1032 67-0 (1981) Author: Laney, James Relating to the authority of municipalities over areas in which airport hazards are located. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 1094 67-0 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to the platting and replatting and recording of real estate subdivisions. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1725 67-0 (1981) Author: Cockerham, Jerry Relating to the application of municipalities' zoning, fire, safety, and construction ordinances to structures used primarily for religious worship. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1828 67-0 (1981) Author: Garcia, Matt
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to local community development programs. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 1843 67-0 (1981) Author: Eikenburg, Frank
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Relating to the duty of a city to maintain or improve certain property dedicated to public use. pref. bill no. 23. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Removed from local and uncontested calendar
HB 1961 67-0 (1981) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to prosecution of a person maintaining a nuisance by suit for injunction. House: Judiciary Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 2209 67-0 (1981) Author: Madla, Frank Municipal Solid Waste Management Siting Act. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
HB 2275 67-0 (1981) Author: Danburg, Debra Authorizing certain cities to construct cultural and parking facilities. House: Ways & Means Posting rule suspended
HB 2387 67-0 (1981) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Relating to a change in the use by the City of Austin of certain real property currently designated for Hospital use. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HJR 55 67-0 (1981) Author: Wolens, Steven Proposing a constitutional amendment to grant the legislature the power to authorize cities and towns to undertake and finance certain improvements in areas in need of rehabilitation or development. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HR 367 67-0 (1981) Author: Madla, Frank Creating an interim committee to study the need for legislation establishing procedures for the determination of land use in the siting of municipal solid waste management storage, transfer, processing, and disposal facilities. House: Environmental Affairs
SB 462 67-0 (1981) Author: Glasgow, Bob
Sponsor: Laney, James
Relating to the authority of public agencies and municipalities over area in which airport hazards are located. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 542 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to restrictions by ordinance, regulation, or deed on the use or installation of solar or wind energy devices. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Civil Matters
SB 673 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the power of initiative and referendum regrading zoning matters in a home-rule city. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken
SB 767 67-0 (1981) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Davis, Bob
Relating to the platting and replatting and recording of real estate subdivisions. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 898 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the application of municipalities' zoning, fire, safety, and construction ordnances to structures used primarily for religious worship. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 975 67-0 (1981) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to the regulation of monopolies, contracts, combinations, and conspiracies in restraint of trade or commerce; providing penalties. Senate: Economic Development No action taken
SB 1062 67-0 (1981) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to regulation of municipal solid waste disposal sites. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to subcommittee
SB 1106 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Authorizing certain cities to establish, acquire, construct, improve, or operate cultural facilities and related parking facilities; authorizing such cities to issue revenue bonds to provide all or part of the funds to provide such cultural facilities and parking facilities in order to accomplish the purposes of this Act; containing provisions relating to the issuance of such bonds, their terms, and conditions; providing the characteristics of the bonds and for their eligibility for investments and security for deposits of public funds; authorizing the governing body of certain cities to pledge a portion, no to exceed 1-1/2 percent, of their existing mixed beverage tax revenues for the purpose provided for herein; containing other provisions relating to the subject; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 83 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to cancellation of a subdivision. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 167 66-0 (1979) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to permits for solid waste disposal sites within the city limits of certain cities. House: Natural Resources Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
HB 818 66-0 (1979) Author: Davis, Bob
Sponsor: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
Relating to the platting and replatting and recording of real estate subdivisions; providing for validation of all prior approved subdivisions and resubdivisions; providing for partial inapplicability; providing a severability clause. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 930 66-0 (1979) Author: Evans, Charles
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Relating to the validation of the incorporation and boundaries of certain municipalities. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 1296 66-0 (1979) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to the approval and filing of subdivision plats in incorporated cities and towns and in couties, the requiring of subdividers to make certain provisions for school, park, and playground areas, and the authority of the governing bodies of cities and towns and commissioners courts relating thereto, and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 1340 66-0 (1979) Author: Hollowell, Bill
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Relating to municipal zoning. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 1974 66-0 (1979) Author: Blythe, W.J. "Bill"
Sponsor: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Relating to consent by a city for inclusion of territory in a municipal utility district, contracts between the city and the district, and notice to prospective purchasers of land in the district. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
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HB 2049 66-0 (1979) Author: Pierce, George Authorizing certain cities to acquire land in order to protect their water supply. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HB 2127 66-0 (1979) Author: Hill, Gerald Relating to municipal zoning changes. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 56 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the vote of the legislative body of a municipality required to approve a zoning change. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 161 66-0 (1979) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to the platting, replatting, and recording of real estate subdivisions. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Motion withdrawn
SB 890 66-0 (1979) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Watson, Ed
Relating to the authority of general-law city or town to close a street or alley. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 964 66-0 (1979) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Relating to municipal zoning changes. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Comm. report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
SB 969 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the approval and filing of subdivision plats in incorporated cities and towns and in counties, the requiring of subdividers to see certain portions for school, park, and playground areas, and the authority of the governing bodies of cities and towns, and commissioners courts relating thereto, declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Posting rule suspended
SB 1118 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the creation of residential, commercial, or industrial subdivisions of land lying within 10 miles of the boundary of a duly incorporated city or town of this state; providing for the filing of a subdivision plat, the designation of operating sites for use by possessory mineral interest owners, the dedication of roadways and pipeline easements to such sites, and the restriction of surface operations for oil, fas, and other minerals to such operating sites; permitting subsurface use of any such subdivision for the exploration for an production of oil, gas, and other minerals; providing method of cancellation of such subdivisions. restrictions on subdivisions outside a city. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Motion lost to suspend reg order (to consider on 2nd reading)
SB 1176 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Gene
Sponsor: Hanna, Joe
Relating to the gulfward boundaries of counties, cities, towns or villages on the Gulf of Mexico; providing the extent of application of this Act. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SCR 72 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Gene
Sponsor: Hanna, Joe
Requesting return of Senate Bill 1176 to the Senate for further consideration. Signed by the Governor
HB 317 65-0 (1977) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the powers of certain political subdivisions to regulate the use of land in the vicinity of airports. House: State Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 635 65-0 (1977) Author: Lauhoff, Herman E. Relating to the licensing of a child care facility and child placing agency. House: Health & Welfare Referred to Committee on Health and Welfare
HB 867 65-0 (1977) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to adoption of land use control measures to qualify for national flood insurance. House: State Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably with amendments
HB 985 65-0 (1977) Author: Vaughan, Kenneth Relating to authority of a city to extend the application of certain ordinances to its area of extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1266 65-0 (1977) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to business establishments that sell, distribute, rent or exhibit certain sexually oriented material from locating within a certain distance of a church or school. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor authorized
HB 1643 65-0 (1977) Author: Lewis, Gibson Relating to the authority of local governments to impose certain conditions on the approval of a subdivision plat. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 1752 65-0 (1977) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to the adjustment of boundaries of adjacent cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1872 65-0 (1977) Author: Lewis, Gibson Relating to municipal regulation of land development in areas of extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1913 65-0 (1977) Author: Weddington, Sarah Relating to municipal authority in areas of extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 2178 65-0 (1977) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to the requirement for an election to change the zoning ordinance in incorporated or annexed territory. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 2233 65-0 (1977) Author: Clark, Bill Relating to the division of a lot in a recorded subdivision. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 417 65-0 (1977) Author: Traeger, John Relating to adoption of land use control measures to qualify for national flood insurance. Senate: Natural Resources Motion lost
SB 506 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the authority of cities and counties to regulate the location of certain sexually oriented commercial activities; providing a penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 819 65-0 (1977) Author: Braecklein, Bill Prohibiting local governments from making park dedication requirements in subdivision plats. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported from committee favorably
SB 961 65-0 (1977) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Maloney, Robert
Relating to the adjustment of boundaries of adjacent cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
90 Day Bill
SB 1209 65-0 (1977) Author: Braecklein, Bill
Sponsor: Semos, Chris V.
Relating to authority of a municipality to adopt an ordinance requiring three-fourths vote of its legislative body to overrule a recommendation of denial by the zoning commission. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
90 Day Bill
SB 1231 65-0 (1977) Author: McKnight, Peyton
Sponsor: Ceverha, Bill
Relating to the requirement for an election to change the zoning ordinance in incorporated or annexed territory. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 45 64-0 (1975) Author: Reynolds, Richard F. Relating to the power of a city to extend the application of certain municipal ordinances to its extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Coauthor authorized
HB 62 64-0 (1975) Author: Kaster, James J. Relating to the power of cities, towns, and counties to regulate the use of land. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 305 64-0 (1975) Author: Korioth, A.J. "Al"
Sponsor: Andujar, Betty
Relating to platting and recording of subdivisions. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
HB 340 64-0 (1975) Author: Korioth, A.J. "Al"
Sponsor: Andujar, Betty
Relating to substandard buildings. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
HB 766 64-0 (1975) Author: Vaughan, Kenneth Relating to the authority of a Board of Adjustment to hear and determine initially the issue of discontinuance of a nonconforming use. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported from committee with substitute
HB 767 64-0 (1975) Author: Vaughan, Kenneth Providing authority for cities to extend ordinances governing development of land, building codes, electrical codes, plumbing codes and other ordinances governing the construction, alteration, or remodeling of structures, to extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 830 64-0 (1975) Author: Jones, Gene
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to power of certain cities to acquire, construct, improve, and equip any property for park purposes. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
HB 1060 64-0 (1975) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to the approval and filing of subdivision plats in incorporated cities and towns and in counties, the requiring of subdividers to make certain provisions for school, park, and playground areas, and the authority of the governing bodies of cities and towns and commissioners courts to establish certain standards. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1800 64-0 (1975) Author: Jones, Gene Empowering municipalities and other political subdivisions to adopt limits for noise exposure for certain land uses and to adopt and enforce noise zone regulations regulating the use of property in certain noise zones in the vicinity of airports; providing procedures for the adoption of noise zoning regulations; providing for appeals to boards of appeal, defining the powers of the boards of appeals; providing penalties for the enforcement of this Act and all ordinances and regulations promulgated thereunder; providing a savings clause. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1812 64-0 (1975) Author: Weddington, Sarah Relating to municipal authority in areas of extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1958 64-0 (1975) Author: Nowlin, James Relating to the power of a city to adopt certain zoning changes. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2058 64-0 (1975) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to Neighborhood Zoning Councils in cities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2059 64-0 (1975) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to statutory exemptions to city zoning authority. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 24 64-0 (1975) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to the applicability of municipal zoning ordinances to telephone companies. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 865 64-0 (1975) Author: Clower, Ron Relating to authority of a board of adjustment to hear and determine the issue of discontinuance of a nonconforming use. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported from committee favorably
SB 866 64-0 (1975) Author: Clower, Ron Providing authority for cities to extend ordinances governing development of land, building codes, electrical codes, plumbing codes and other ordinances governing the construction, alteration, or remodeling of structures, to extraterritorial jurisdiction. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1080 64-0 (1975) Author: Andujar, Betty Relating to changing the number of votes needed to adopt changes to zoning ordinances. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 25 63-0 (1973) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to the approval and filing of subdivision plats in incorporated cities and towns and in counties, the requiring of subdividers to make certain provisions for school, park, and playground areas, and the authority of the governing bodies of cities and towns and commissioners courts to establish certain standards; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 167 63-0 (1973) Author: Kaster, James J. Relating to the authority of each county in this state to regulate the platting and subdivisions of land, and the construction of buildings and other structures theron, in the unincorporated territory within each such county; defining and authorizing the establishiment of construction standards; authorizing cities, towns and villages exercise all such powers in the area of extraterritorial jurisdiction thereof; creating the county planning commission in each such county, prescribing the number, method of appointment, term of office, filling vacancies in office, and removal from office of members of such commission; making provision for the operation of such commission; making provisions relating to approval and filing of plats; authorizing the commissioners court of each county by order to establish standards and regulations for subdivision and platting of land, for construction standards, and for disposal of liquid and solid waste within the unincorporated territory of the county, to prescribe and charge filing fees and permit fees, and to provide for on-site inspection; prescribing the powers of the county planning commission; authorizing the commissioner's court to bring suit to enforce covenants; prescribing the method of appeal from decisions of the planning commission; authorizing bonds in connection with construction of roads, streets, and public facilities; providing a penalty for violation of this Act or of county regulations; making provision relating to nonconforming structures, exceptions for farm and agriculturally related structures and facilities, and exceptions for plans and applications approved under certain Federal statutes; providing a saving clause; providing for severability; repealing Chapter 436, Acts 55th Legislature, Regular Session, 1957, as amended (Article 662da, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), and Chapter 151, Acts 52nd Legislature, Regular Session, 1951 (Article 2372k, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Motion to suspend rules lost
HB 197 63-0 (1973) Author: Reynolds, Richard F. Providing authority for cities to extend ordinances governing development of land, building codes, electrical codes, plumbing codes and other ordinances governing the construction, alteration, or remodeling of structures, to extraterritorial jurisdiction; amending Section 4, Article I, Chapter 160, Acts of the Fifty-eighth Legislature, Regular Session, 1963 (Article 970a, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 327 63-0 (1973) Author: Atwell, Ben Authorizing the Commissioners Court of Dallas to establish and enforce subdivision development standards in unincorporated territory of Dallas County, except in areas wherein a city, by ordinance, has assumed jurisdiction for subdivision standards within its extraterritorial jurisdiction; providing for the submission of plats; providing for development specifications; providing for the subdivision filing fees, providing for construction standards, bonds, building permits, and on-site inspection. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing date
HB 362 63-0 (1973) Author: Menefee, Hawkins To provide authority for cities to regulate the construction and maintance of structures within areas of extraterritorial jurisdiction; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing date
HB 794 63-0 (1973) Author: Harris, Ed Relating to the regulation of subdivision and development of land by certain counties and municipalities; providing penalties; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing date
HB 974 63-0 (1973) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Relating to use of certain land in Matagorda County. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Signed by the Governor
HB 1114 63-0 (1973) Author: Sutton, G.J.
Sponsor: Wolff, Nelson
Relating to the power of certain cities to construct, acquire, improve and operate off-street parking facilities and to finance them through the issuance of revenue bonds. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Signed by the Governor
HB 1184 63-0 (1973) Author: Vecchio, James S.
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Amending the Texas Civil Statutes so as to make such law applicable to cities having a population in excess of 40,000 according to the last preceding Federal census; regulating the acquisition and disposition of land or interest therein acquired under the Act. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Signed by the Governor
HB 1278 63-0 (1973) Author: Truan, Carlos Stating purpose and scope; defining terms; authorizing cities to acquire land for resale when necessary in Community Development; requiring correction of Blighted Conditions prior to sale; requiring Deed Restrictions consistent with defined Community Development Goals; requiring voter approval in certain circumstances; authorizing loans and grants in certain circumstances; providing severability; and declaring an Emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported favorably
HB 1309 63-0 (1973) Author: Denton, Lane Relating to repealing the authorization of cities to designate industrial districts; providing a saving provision. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee hearing date
HB 1346 63-0 (1973) Author: Foreman, Wilson Relating to the control and regulation of private sewage facilities within corporate limits and extraterritorial jurisdiction of cities and denying certain powers to counties in such areas; validating certain municipal actions. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee hearing date
HB 1471 63-0 (1973) Author: Vale, Bob Relating to Urban Renewal and the execution of a New Community Development Program; amending the Urban Renewal law. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
HR 170 63-0 (1973) Author: McAlister, R.B. Creating an interim committee to study land use regulation. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 279 63-0 (1973) Author: Wolff, Nelson Relating to vacant and dilapidated buildings. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Sent to subcommittee
SB 594 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Authorizing incorporated cities and towns to regulate the construction and maintenance of structures and the development of land in their extraterritorial jurisdictions; and to extend the application of ordinances governing plots and subdivisions of land. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported favorably
SB 750 63-0 (1973) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to Urban Renewal and execution of a New Community Development Program; amending the Urban Renewal law. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 976 63-0 (1973) Author: Traeger, John Providing for a central record of all incorporated cities, towns, and villages of every class in this state, their boundaries, annexations, disannexations, mergers, consolidations, dissolutions and dates of incorporation; containing a provision relating to the effective date of all such annexations, disannexations, mergers, consolidations and dissolutions; requiring an annual report by cities, towns and villages having a population of less than 600 inhabitants according to the last preceding federal census; providing for certification of inactive municipal corporations to the attorney general; providing for severability. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 984 63-0 (1973) Author: Traeger, John
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
To authorize municipalities to implement community development programs with federal funds; defining terms; authorizing cities to acquire land for resale when necessary in community development; requiring correction of slum and blighted conditions prior to sale or as a conditions of sale; requiring deed restrictions consistent with defined community development programs; requiring adherence with laws governing municipal indebtedness; authorizing loans and grants of federal money for certain purposes and in certain circumstances; authorizing use of local funds for administrative purposes; providing severability. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Administration
Votes recorded
HB 436 62-0 (1971) Author: Harris, Ed Relating to home rule cities, park boards of trustees and parks.
HB 552 62-0 (1971) Author: Daniel, Jr., Price Relating to authorizing certain cities and towns to accept and include within their boundaries recorded subdivisions within five miles of said cities and towns and which are not situated within the extraterritorial jurisdiction of another incorporated city or town upon request of a majority of the state qualified electors residing within any such subdivision voting therefor.
HB 596 62-0 (1971) Author: Rodriguez, Lindsey | et. al. Relating to the authorizing certain types of property defined as "Urban Property" to be excluded from certain water control and improvement districts.
HB 668 62-0 (1971) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe Relating to enforcement of land use restrictions by certain cities.
HB 695 62-0 (1971) Author: Floyd, Guy | et. al. Relating to the authorization of the commissioners court in certain counties to regulate the use of land lying outside the limits of incorporated cities towns, and villages.
HB 814 62-0 (1971) Author: Golman, Joe H. Relating to subdivision development and construction standards in unincorporated areas;providing penalties.
HB 815 62-0 (1971) Author: Golman, Joe H. Relating to the development of land within areas of extraterritorial jurisdiction.
HB 1026 62-0 (1971) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to single-family and multi-family housing in urban renewal areas.
HB 1267 62-0 (1971) Author: Floyd, Guy
Sponsor: Kothmann, Glenn
Relating to uuthorizing the Board of Managers of hospital districts to convey unneeded real estate back to the city or county from which it was taken when the real estate is not needed for said hospital district.
HB 1427 62-0 (1971) Author: Coats, Sam Relating to the organization and establishment of a system of land use for the state to be administered by the Land Commissioner.
HB 1553 62-0 (1971) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to the approval and filing of subdivision plats in incorporated cities and towns and in counties, the requiring of subdividers to make certain provisions for school, park, and playground areas, and the authority of the governing bodies of cities and towns and commissioners courts to establish certain standards.
SB 236 62-0 (1971) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill"
Sponsor: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Relating to eliminating the qualification that cities, towns, and villages with authority to enforce land use restrictions contained in subdivision dedications must be situated in a county having a certain population, and extending the authority to certain other incorporated cities, towns, and villages.
SB 288 62-0 (1971) Author: Bates, James S.
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Lindsey
Relating to authorizing certain types of property defined therein as "Urban Property" situated within, and subject to taxation by, certain types of water control and improvement districts, described in the Act, now existing or hereafter to be created, to be excluded from such districts by proceedings and upon conditions prescribed in the Act.
SB 681 62-0 (1971) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to enforcement of land use restrictions by incorporated cities, towns, and villages which do not have zoning ordinances.
SB 874 62-0 (1971) Author: Bernal, Joe J. | et. al. Relating to the exemption of the area comprising municipal cooling lakes in certain counties from the calculation of local fund assignments for the Foundation School Program.
SB 934 62-0 (1971) Author: Bridges, Ronald W.
Sponsor: Hale, L. DeWitt
Relating to setting forth the procedure by which zoning regulations restrictions, and boundaries may be amended, supplemented, changed, modified, or repealed.
SB 1032 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph
Sponsor: Parker, Walt
Relating to providing for the authorization and issuance by any city or town which has by duly adopted resolution, order or ordinance approved or approved in principle a New Community plan in connection with a New Community Development project under the federal Urban Growth and New Community Development Act of 1970.
HCR 3 62-4 (1972) Author: Kaster, James J.
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Memorializing Congress to not enact the Land Use Policy and Planning Assistance Act.
SB 126 61-0 (1969) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to the filing and recording of subdivision plats and requirements for subdivisions in unincorporated areas in the state; prescribing powers and duties of county commissioners courts under this Act; prescribing penalties and providing for enforcement of tis Act.
SB 231 61-0 (1969) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to authorizing certain cities to establish, acquire, lease as lessor or lessee, purchase, construct, improve, enlarge, equip, repair, operate and maintain permanent public improvements, to-wit: structures, parking areas or facilities for off-street parking or storage of motor vehicles or other conveyances; providing that such cities may lease such improvements on such terms and conditions as said cities shall deem appropriate; authorizing such cities to issue negotiable revenue bonds to provide funds for establishing, acquiring, leasing, purchasing, constructing, improving, enlarging, equipping and repairing such improvements and containing provisions relating to such bonds and the revenues pledged in payment thereof, etc.
SB 347 61-0 (1969) Author: Hightower, Jack Relating to amending Statutes to delete the population bracket and the requirement that all cities involved be in the same county and to provide that cities and towns may contract with other governmental units and to add electric plants and systems to the purposes which are declared to be public purposes.
SB 602 61-0 (1969) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to authorizing the State Highway Department, in conjunction with the Bureau of Public Roads, from and after the effective date of this Act, to expend Federal-aid funds matched by a like amount of State funds, for acquisition and construction of parking facilities outside the central business district of an urban area of over 50,000 population.
SB 634 61-0 (1969) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to authorizing home rule cities of this State to establish, acquire, lease, purchase, construct, improve, enlarge, equip, repair, operate, and maintain parking structures, parking areas, parking garages or facilities for off-street parking or storage of motor vehicles or other conveyances; authorizing the governing body of such cities to exercise the right of eminent domain to acquire fee simple title to property for the purpose of acquiring sites for off-street parking facilities, etc.
SB 43 61-1 (1969) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to authorizing home-rule cities of this state to establish, acquire, lease, purchase, construct, improve, enlarge, equip, repair, operate, and maintain parking structures, parking areas, parking garages or facilities for off-street parking or storage of motor vehicles or other conveyances; authorizing the governing body of such cities to exercise the right of eminent domain to acquire fee simple title to property for the purpose of acquiring sites for off-street parking facilities; providing that in the event the exercise of eminent domain or other power makes necessary the relocation of highways, railroads or other specified facilities, such relocation shall be accomplished at the sole expense of such city, etc.
SB 26 61-2 (1969) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to authorizing home rule cities of this state to establish, acquire, lease, purchase, construct, improve, enlarge, equip, repair, operate, and maintain parking structures, parking areas, parking garages or facilities for off-street parking or storage of motor vehicles or other conveyances.
HB 105 60-0 (1967) Author: Cain, Pat Relating to authorizing cities to make and enforce ordinances regulating parking on private property.
HB 341 60-0 (1967) Author: Dickson, Temple Relating to increasing the jurisdiction of home rule city governments to police lakes owned by such cities.
HB 875 60-0 (1967) Author: Wieting, Leroy J. Relating to amending certain acts deleting the 15,000 population limitation from a city's power to establish building lines on its streets.
HB 942 60-0 (1967) Author: Hairgrove, James A. "Jim" | et. al. Relating to amending certain acts so as to include 'an open land area' within the definition of the term "slum area" and/or within the provisions for an "urban renewal project".
HB 1024 60-0 (1967) Author: Cain, Pat | et. al. Relating to amending certain acts perfecting title to certain property of the City of Austin.
HB 1148 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to amending certain acts relating to improvements of water and sewer systems in certain cities so as to increase the number of counties affected.
HB 1180 60-0 (1967) Author: Peeler, Travis A. | et. al. Relating to elections on urban renewal projects by cities and acquisition of land for urban renewal purposes.
SB 411 60-0 (1967) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to amending certain statute so as to include an open land area within the definition of the term slum area and/or within the provisions for an urban renewal project.
SB 441 60-0 (1967) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to providing for the use of compensatory regulations for the purpose of preserving land for reservoirs, water supply, forest, and other open spaces uses.
SB 451 60-0 (1967) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to amending certain acts perfecting title to certain property of the City of Austin.
HB 105 59-0 (1965) Author: Duggan, Jr., Fitzhugh Lee | et. al. Relating to enforcement of land use restrictions by incorporated cities, towns, and villages which do not have zoning ordinances in certain counties.
HB 314 59-0 (1965) Author: Mutscher, Gus F. Relating to amending certain statutes to authorize all incorporated cities, towns, and villages to regulate certain properties within their corporate limits for the purpose of promoting the health, safety, and welfare of the inhabitants of said cities, towns and villages.
HB 433 59-0 (1965) Author: Garrison, Donald E. "Don" | et. al. Relating to authorizing certain cities to establish, acquire, purchase, construct, improve, enlarge, equip, repair, operate and maintain certain public improvements for public gatherings or public use, and buildings, structures, parking areas or other improvements or facilities deemed by such city to be necessary, desirable or convenient in connection with the use, occupancy or operation of such public improvements.
HB 536 59-0 (1965) Author: Whatley, Willis James | et. al. Relating to commercial building permits in certain cities.
HB 827 59-0 (1965) Author: Johnson, Jake Relating to platting and recording subdivisions or additions in certain cities, towns, and villages.
SB 462 59-0 (1965) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending certain Acts relating to the method of procedure of amending municipal zoning ordinances; authorizing cities of 300,000 population or more, according to the last preceding Federal Census, to have the city plan commission or zoning commission hold public hearings on any proposed changes or amendments to the zoning ordinance in lieu of having additional notice and hearings before the governing body of the city.
HB 104 58-0 (1963) Author: Brooks, Chet | et. al. Relating to providing that city governments may institute suits to enforce deed restrictions in subdivisions which have the endorsed approval of the City Planning Commission or the governing body of the city.
HB 416 58-0 (1963) Author: Miller, William H. Relating to authorizing and empowering municipal corporations and political subdivisions, including conservation and reclamation districts, to enter into contracts and agreements with the owners of land relating to the development of such land.
HB 1088 58-0 (1963) Author: Brooks, Chet | et. al. Relating to providing that city governments in counties having a population of more than one million (1,000,000) according to the last preceding Federal Census may institute suits to enforce restrictive covenants in deeds in subdivisions which have the endorsed approval of the City Planning Commission or the governing body of the city.
SB 263 58-0 (1963) Author: Bates, Sr., James S. "Jim" Relating to authorizing and empowering municipal corporations and political subdivisions, including conservation and reclamation districts, to enter into contracts and agreements with the owners of land relating to the development of such land.
SB 320 58-0 (1963) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to authorizing cities having a population over 650,000 according to the most recent Federal Census to construct buildings, improvements and structures to be used in its park or fairgrounds for exhibitions, concessions and entertainment, to acquire land therefor, and to acquire, repair, improve and enlarge buildings and structures for such uses.
SB 393 58-0 (1963) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to changing the manner of appointment and terms of the members of the Old Galveston Commission; authorizing the Commission to regulate business within the Old Galveston Quarter.
HB 104 57-0 (1961) Author: Roberts, Wesley Brownlee Relating to authorizing certain counties and cities jointly to own, construct, equip, enlarge and maintain a building to be used for city, county and other public purposes.
HB 124 57-0 (1961) Author: Peeler, Travis A. Relating to amending a certain Act relating to Municipal Zoning Commissions, to provide that the Legislative body of a city or town may hold joint public hearings with the Zoning Commission.
HB 167 57-0 (1961) Author: Shannon, Jr., Thomas Clifton "Tommy" Relating to amending a certain Act providing that cases to be heard by the Board of Adjustment of a city, town, or village will always be heard by a minimum of four (4) members.
HB 279 57-0 (1961) Author: Cannon, Joe Barnett Relating to amending a certain Statute authorizing incorporated cities, towns and villages to regulate certain properties within their corporate limits for the purpose of promoting the health, safety and welfare of the inhabitants.
HB 1035 57-0 (1961) Author: Stewart, III, Maco | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Act relating to certain cities bordering upon the Gulf of Mexico; validating bonds heretofore issued and proceedings and actions of such cities and their governing bodies in connection with such bonds, and validating conveyances or grants of properties and rights in properties, real or personal, to any such city, in connection with or relating to any park improvement or pier acquired or constructed.
SB 412 57-0 (1961) Author: Roberts, Herbert Ray Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to the authority of incorporated cities and towns to utilize eminent domain powers to condemn private property to establish thereon off-street parking for motor vehicles.
SB 38 57-1 (1961) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to the discontinuing of territory as a part of certain cities.
SB 55 57-1 (1961) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to the discontinuing of territory as a part of certain cities.
HB 54 57-3 (1962) Author: Springer, Ted B. | et. al. Relating to authorizing cities and towns in this state, regardless of how incorporated, but which are located within or which have contracted or may hereafter contract with any municipal water authority or water control and improvement district for a supply of untreated water, to acquire either separately or jointly by gift, dedication, purchase, condemnation or otherwise, property located inside or outside such cities and towns for the purpose of providing water purification and treatment facilities.
HB 68 57-3 (1962) Author: Adams, J. Collier | et. al. Relating to authorizing cities and towns in this State, regardless of how incorporated, but which are located within or which have contracted or may hereafter contract with any Municipal Water Authority or other District for a supply of untreated water, to acquire either separately or jointly by gift, dedication, purchase, condemnation or otherwise, property located inside or outside such cities and towns for the purpose of providing water purification and treatment facilities.
SB 14 57-3 (1962) Author: Smith, Preston Earnest Relating to authorizing cities and towns in this state, regardless of how incorporated, but which are located within or which have contracted or may hereafter contract with any Municipal Water Authority or other District, for a supply of untreated water, to acquire either separately or jointly by gift, dedication, purchase, condemnation or otherwise, property located inside or outside such cities and towns for the purpose of providing water purification and treatment facilities.
HB 207 56-0 (1959) Author: Murray, Menton J. Relating to authorizing certain types of property described herein as "urban property" and subject to taxation by certain types of water improvement districts as described herein now existing or hereinafter created, to be excluded from such district by proceedings and conditions as described in the Act.
HB 342 56-0 (1959) Author: Russell, Jr., Raymond R. Relating to amending certain acts so as to authorize regulation of buildings and other structures for the purpose of preserving and protecting places and areas of historical and cultural importance.
HB 453 56-0 (1959) Author: Gladden, Donald C. "Don" Relating to validating donations of unimproved land by Home Rule cities by grant or lease to counties wherein they are located for use by Juvenile Boards of such counties, and authorizing such donations.
HB 504 56-0 (1959) Author: Cole, Criss | et. al. Relating to amending certain statutes relating to the discontinuing of territory as a part of certain cities.
HB 670 56-0 (1959) Author: Kilgarlin, William Wayne "Bill" | et. al. Relating to conferring upon counties the right of eminent domain within the boundaries of municipalities with the prior consent of the governing bodies of such municipalities where land, right of ways or easements are, in the judgment of the Commissioners Court of such counties, necessary or convenient to any road which forms or will form a connecting link in the county road system or a connecting link in a State Highway.
HB 672 56-0 (1959) Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard Relating to amending certain acts to clarify the powers of cities to approve plats in counties of populations of 100,000 or less.
HB 757 56-0 (1959) Author: Bridges, Ronald Wayne Relating to the construction, acquisition and operation of automotive parking stations by cities and towns of not less than 50,000 population and providing for the financing thereof.
HB 923 56-0 (1959) Author: Dugas, Jr., Louis Relating to amending certain statutes relating to Franchise elections in Home Rule cities.
SB 362 56-0 (1959) Author: Baker, Robert W. Relating to amending certain acts by providing for discontinuing sparsely settled territory as a part of an incorporated city or town or as a part of a city or town operating under the general Home Rule law or under a special charter.
HB 71 56-2 (1959) Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard Relating to amending certain statutes by providing for the procedure of condemnation.
HB 70 55-0 (1957) Author: Jackson, Jr., Robert C. | et. al. Relating to providing for the rehabilitation, clearance and redevelopment of slums and blighted areas in cities of this State in accordance with urban renewal plans approved by the governing bodies thereof.
HB 93 55-0 (1957) Author: McDonald, Scott | et. al. Relating to the construction, acquisition and operation of automotive parking stations by cities and towns having a population of not less than one hundred and thirty thousand nor more than four hundred and five thousand (herein called "Eligible Cities"), and providing for the financing thereof.
HB 279 55-0 (1957) Author: Seeligson, Frates Slick Relating to empowering cities and towns having power to undertake urban renewal projects to issue revenue bonds to finance such projects.
SB 161 55-0 (1957) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to the construction, acquisition and operation of automotive parking stations by cities and towns having a population of not less than 90,000 nor more than 300,000, and providing for the financing thereof.
SB 227 55-0 (1957) Author: Gonzalez, Henry Barbosa Relating to providing for the rehabilitation, clearance, and redevelopment of slums and blighted areas in cities in this state.
HB 117 54-0 (1955) Author: Banks, Jr., Clinton Stanley Relating to providing for the rehabilitation, clearance, and redevelopment of slums and blighted areas in cities in this State now or hereafter having a population of not less than 400,000, in accordance with plans approved by the city council of such cities.
HB 131 54-0 (1955) Author: Walling, J. B. | et. al. Relating to public recreational programs and facilities; authorizing their establishment by counties, cities and towns acting singly or jointly.
HB 550 54-0 (1955) Author: Andis, Bill R. Relating to the construction, acquisition and operation of automotive parking stations by cities and towns and providing for the financing thereof; providing that cities may own and operate or own and lease to others for operation, such parking stations; authorizing such cities to issue negotiable revenue bonds to be secured by pledge of net revenues from operation of parking stations and within the discretion of any such cities by a deed of trust on such parking stations with operating franchise to purchaser thereunder.
HB 598 54-0 (1955) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt | et. al. Relating to the construction, acquisition and operation of automotive parking stations by cities and towns of not less than 50,000 population and providing for the financing thereof.
HB 691 54-0 (1955) Author: Parish, Harold Burton Relating to amending certain Acts by allowing cities within five (5) miles of each other to enter into agreements on platting outside their own corporate limits under certain conditions.
HB 721 54-0 (1955) Author: Briscoe, Jr., Dolph Relating to validating zoning ordinances and amendments thereto in home rule cities; providing a savings clause.
HB 855 54-0 (1955) Author: Ross, Sr., William C. | et. al. Relating to authorizing cities which have adopted their charters under Article 11, Section 5, of the Constitution of Texas to abandon airport lands and properties for airport purposes, owned by such cities when same are no further needful for airport purposes, and to dispose of, lease for oil, gas and mineral exploration and development, or to sell such properties, or any part thereof, or to use such properties for any other useful purposes, and to use the proceeds therefrom the any needful municipal purposes; providing that this Act shall apply only to such cities located in counties having a population of not less than 150,000 and not more than 250,000 according to the last preceding federal census.
SB 340 54-0 (1955) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to empowering all incorporated cities and towns, including all home rule cities to build, acquire, construct or purchase one or more automobile parking stations, lots area, buildings or structures, and to encumber the incomes thereof and everything pertaining thereto, or any part thereof; prescribing the purposes for which such powers may be exercised, limiting the manner and effect of their exercise; prohibiting the encumbrance of parking stations, lots, area, buildings or structures, except for purchase money or to refund an existing indebtedness, except when authorized by a majority vote of the qualified voters of such city or town, and prohibiting the sale thereof except upon like authority.
SB 355 54-0 (1955) Author: Fuller, Jep S. Relating to authorizing cities which have adopted their charters under Article 11, Section 5, of the Constitution of Texas to abandon airport lands and properties for airport purposes, owned by such cities when same are no further needful for airport purposes, and to dispose of, lease for oil, gas and mineral exploration and development, or to sell such properties, or any part thereof, or to use such properties for any other useful purposes, and to use the proceeds therefrom for any needful municipal purposes; provided that this act shall apply only to such cities located in counties having a population of not less than 150,000 and not more than 250,000 according to the last preceding federal census.
HB 124 53-0 (1953) Author: Banks, Jr., Clinton Stanley Relating to providing for the clearance of slum areas for redevelopment in accordance with plans approved by the city council of cities.
HB 360 53-0 (1953) Author: Seeligson, Frates Slick Relating to amending certain Statutes by adding an additional power of home-ruled cities, the power to acquire by purchase or gift, historic building and grounds as an addition to their park and recreational facilities, and to support and maintain the same.
HB 586 53-0 (1953) Author: Blair, Anita Relating to authorizing all incorporated cities and towns to issue revenue bonds for the purpose of purchasing, constructing, or otherwise acquiring buildings, places, facilities, or other improvements for the off-street parking of motor vehicles; containing provisions relating to the issuance of such bonds and the operation and maintenance of such buildings, places, facilities, or other improvements.
SB 218 53-0 (1953) Author: Corbin, Sr., Kilmer B. Relating to amending certain Acts relating to municipal zoning commissions and providing for notice of hearings before the commission.
SB 252 53-0 (1953) Author: Sadler, Harley Herman Relating to amending Statutes to define "municipality" and authorizing leases for oil, gas and other minerals by such municipalities, under certain restrictions.
SB 319 53-0 (1953) Author: Phillips, Jimmy Relating to granting to cities the power and authority to lease, sell, option and convey all or any portion of any island, flats or other submerged lands heretofore relinquished to such cities by the State of Texas or the Republic of Texas, and to enter upon development plans and contracts for any or all of these purposes.
HB 113 53-1 (1954) Author: Elliott, William Marshall "Bill" Relating to providing for the clearance of slum areas for redevelopment in accordance with plans approved by the city council of cities, to create for this purpose a public body corporate and politic, to be known as an urban redevelopment agency, in cities in this State now or hereafter having a population of 550,000 or more.
SB 36 53-1 (1954) Author: Fuller, Jep S. Relating to authorizing certain cities to abandon airport lands and properties for airport purposes under certain conditions.
HB 118 52-0 (1951) Author: Bell, Marshall O. Relating to amending certain acts relative to zoning regulations for protection of approaches to military airports.
HB 321 52-0 (1951) Author: Isaacks, Samuel Jackson "Sam" | et. al. Relating to the construction, acquisition and operation of automotive parking stations by cities and towns of not less than 50,000 population, (herein called "Eligible Cities") and providing for the financing thereof.
HB 550 52-0 (1951) Author: Banks, Jr., Clinton Stanley Relating to providing for the clearance of slum and blighted areas for development or redevelopment in accordance with plans approved by the governing body of cities or towns; to create for this purpose a public body corporate and politic, to be known as the slum clearance and redevelopment authority, in each city and town of this State.
HB 618 52-0 (1951) Author: Rogers, Johnnie B. | et. al. Relating to empowering all incorporated cities and towns, including all home rule cities, having a population exceeding one hundred and twenty-five thousand (125,000), to build and purchase and to encumber municipal auditoriums, exhibition halls, coliseums, and other buildings or structures for public gatherings, and to encumber the incomes thereof and everything pertaining thereto, or any part thereof; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith, and providing that this law shall take precedence over all conflicting city charter provisions.
HB 623 52-0 (1951) Author: Sherman, Frantz H. Relating to authorizing cities of 250,000 or more population according to the last preceding Federal Census to issue bonds to build or purchase public market houses and other public marketing facilities, or to enlarge, improve or repair such properties.
HB 661 52-0 (1951) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce Relating to amending certain statutes relative to the filing and recording of instruments of writing, maps and plats, so as to provide the prerequisites for filing, recording and approving maps and plats subdividing or re-subdividing real estate.
HB 736 52-0 (1951) Author: Rutherford, James T. Relating to authorizing governing bodies of cities, towns and villages to purchase real property and improvements thereon for municipal purposes from the Federal government when offered for sale; validating all actions and negotiations of governing bodies of cities, towns and villages prior to the effective date of this act relating to the purchase of real property from the Federal government; authorizing said governing bodies to sell and convey property so acquired when no longer needed for the purpose or purposes no longer exist.
SB 73 52-0 (1951) Author: Nokes, Jr., George O. Relating to amending Statutes relating to zoning regulations for airports include military airports.
SB 210 52-0 (1951) Author: Weinert, Rudolph A. Relating to providing that "municipality" as used herein means any county, school district, incorporated city, town or village, or other incorporated political subdivision of the state; authorizing any municipality to execute, under certain restrictions, leases for the exploration, development, and production of oil, gas, and other minerals or any one or more of them on, in, or under school land or other land owned or claimed or in which an interest is owned or claimed by the municipality.
SB 228 52-0 (1951) Author: Hudson, Hill D. Relating to the construction, acquisition and operation of automotive parking stations by cities and towns of not less than 50,000 population, (herein called "Eligible Cities") and providing for the financing thereof.
SB 284 52-0 (1951) Author: Colson, Esther Neveille Relating to authorizing the governing body of any city or town and the board of trustees of any independent school district, which city or town and school district overlap one another, to co-operate with one another and jointly purchase, construct, or otherwise acquire, and equip a building, including the purchase of a site, to be used as an auditorium; providing for the control and use of said auditorium; providing for the payment thereof, including the issuance of bonds and the levy and collection of taxes.
SB 353 52-0 (1951) Author: Tynan, Walter Relating to providing for the clearance of slum and blighted areas for development or redevelopment in accordance with plans approved by the governing body of cities or towns.
HB 151 51-0 (1949) Author: Murray, Menton J. Relating to providing means for owners of land in an incorporated city to remove said land from water district of which it is a part.
HB 158 51-0 (1949) Author: Craig, William Jenkins "Bill" Relating to the approval of subdivision plats within the corporate limits or within five (5) miles of the corporate limits, of certain cities so as to provide that the benefits and the terms thereof shall extend to all cities.
HB 476 51-0 (1949) Author: Ridgeway, Jack F. Relating to amending a previous Act, providing for notice of hearings of the Zoning Commission.
HB 790 51-0 (1949) Author: Heflin, James McDonald | et. al. Relating to providing for the manner and procedure in which any municipal corporation or city having in effect a comprehensive zoning ordinance as prescribed by State Statutes may be annexed to, incorporated into or combined with another such municipal corporation of city; providing a saving clause.
HB 900 51-0 (1949) Author: Kilgore, Joe Madison Relating to providing means for owners of land in an incorporated city to remove said land from water district of which it is a part; granting water districts power to so exclude such lands; removing water district taxes, charges and assessments from said land except proportionate part of bonded debt; providing for levy of tax each year until pro-rata share on bonded debt is paid; authorizing city commission to submit to qualified voters of city question of assumption of bonded indebtedness of new territory; providing for payment of water district tax by city if election successful; providing for jurisdiction of controversies; providing a saving clause.
HB 988 51-0 (1949) Author: Peterson, Dudley W. Relating to validating, ratifying, approving and confirming certain proceedings and bonds heretofore had or authorized by cities for the construction and equipment of a municipal garage and for the construction of a municipal public park band shell, either or both.
SB 167 51-0 (1949) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to amending a previous Act, concerning the approval of subdivision plats within the corporate limits, of certain cities so as to provide that the benefits and the terms thereof shall extend to all cities.
SB 360 51-0 (1949) Author: Kelley, Rogers Relating to authorizing certain types of property defined therein as "Urban Property," situated within, and subject to taxation by, certain types of water control and improvement districts or water improvement districts, described in the Act, now existing or hereafter to be created, to be excluded from such districts by proceedings and upon conditions prescribed in the Act.
SB 377 51-0 (1949) Author: Bullock, Pat M. Relating to requiring all cities, towns and villages incorporated under the laws of this State to have prepared and file revised maps or plats showing additional territory annexed by their corporate boundaries.
SB 379 51-0 (1949) Author: McDonald, Warren Swann Relating to authorizing the governing body of any city which is operating under a home rule charter, and which city on the effective date of this Act owns and is operating a public parking lot or lots, to issue negotiable revenue bonds for the purpose of constructing, building, and erecting buildings and other permanent improvements on said public parking lot or lots for the public parking or storage of motor vehicles, such bonds to be secured solely by a pledge of net revenues derived from the operation of said parking lot or lots and the buildings and other permanent improvements thereon; containing a severability provision.
HB 333 50-0 (1947) Author: Templeton, R. L. Relating to empowering municipalities and other political subdivisions to promulgate, administer, and enforce airport zoning rules, regulations, and ordinances, limiting the height of structures and objects of natural growth, and otherwise regulating the use of property, in the vicinity of airports, and to acquire, by purchase, grant, or condemnation, air rights and other interests in land; providing penalties; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict; providing a saving clause
HB 334 50-0 (1947) Author: Templeton, R. L. Relating to aeronautics; providing for acquisition, construction, maintenance, operation and regulation by municipalities and counties of airports and air navigation facilities; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict; providing a saving clause.
HB 386 50-0 (1947) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending a previous Act, relative to finding and declaring that there exist in cities of the State blighted areas, resulting in depreciated values, impaired investments and inability of said areas to pay reasonable taxes; that the acquisition, clearance, and redevelopment and reconstruction of such blighted areas, and the sale or lease of the land within such areas for redevelopment in accordance with a redevelopment plan of such city are public uses and purposes and governmental functions; providing for the appointment, qualification and tenure of office of the Commissioners of the Authority; providing that if any portion of this Act is held invalid, the remainder of the Act, other than those as to which it is held invalid, shall not be affected thereby; providing that insofar as the provisions of this Act are inconsistent with the provisions of any other, this Act shall control.
HB 450 50-0 (1947) Author: Parkhouse, George M. | et. al. Relating to the construction, acquisition and operation of automotive parking stations by certain eligible cities and towns, and providing for the financing thereof; containing a severability provision; enacting other provisions relating to the subject.
HB 777 50-0 (1947) Author: Teague, William B. Relating to amending a previous Act, authorizing the governing bodies of incorporated cities to sell and convey city-owned property.
SB 100 50-0 (1947) Author: Stewart, W. Lacy Relating to amending a previous Act, relative to the filing and recording of instruments of writing, maps and plats so as to provide the prerequisites for filing, recording and approving maps and plats subdividing or resubdividing real estate.
SB 194 50-0 (1947) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to empowering municipalities and other political subdivisions to promulgate, administer, and enforce airport zoning rules, regulations and ordinances, limiting the height of structures and objects of natural growth, and otherwise regulating the use of property in the vicinity of airports; providing a saving clause; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict.
SB 237 50-0 (1947) Author: Harris, Fred R. "Red" Relating to amending a previous Act, providing for clearance and redevelopment of blighted areas in accordance with redevelopment plan; providing that, if any provisions of this Act is held invalid, the remainder of the Act, other than those as to which it is held invalid, shall not be affected thereby; providing that insofar as the provisions of this Act are inconsistent with the provisions of any other, this Act shall control.
SB 336 50-0 (1947) Author: Kelly, Keith F. | et. al. Relating to the construction, acquisition and operation of automotive parking stations by certain cities and towns; containing a severability provision; enacting other provisions relating to the subject.
HB 100 49-0 (1945) Author: Bundy, Marvin A. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Commissioners' court of any County having a population of over One Hundred Thousand Inhabitants, to adopt regulations relating to zoning of property, restricting building construction, health and sanitation, and traffic matters, within defined areas of said Counties outside of the limits of Incorporated Cities and providing penalties for violations thereof, subject to certain limitations.
HB 177 49-0 (1945) Author: Price, Ned | et. al. Relating to providing for the acquisition, establishment, construction, enlargement, improvement, maintenance, equipment, operation and regulation of airports, other air navigation facilities and airport protection privileges by municipalities and providing the right of condemnation for such purposes.
HB 341 49-0 (1945) Author: Davis, Jr., Harry L. Relating to amending certain Acts concerning the acquisition of land easements, rights-of-way, and the right of making preliminary surveys for airport purposes; prescribing procedure for condemnation.
HB 514 49-0 (1945) Author: Blankenship, Dallas A. Relating to authorizing cities and towns having a population of not less than ten thousand (10,000) inhabitants, within counties of this State having a population of not less than three hundred thousand (300,000) inhabitants, according to the last preceding Federal Census, to annex and attach land and territory not in any town or city and within one (1) mile of the limits of such cities and towns for zoning purposes only; suspending the constitutional rules, and making this Act effective immediately.
HB 605 49-0 (1945) Author: Heflin, James McDonald Relating to granting cities of more than 175,000 population the right to regulate, limit, and prohibit the drilling and operation of water wells within the limits of such city and five miles adjacent thereto, excepting incorporated towns, Fresh Water Supply Districts, Water Control and Improvement Districts, or any Districts created by law; providing for the enforcement therefor.
HB 640 49-0 (1945) Author: Storey, Cecil | et. al. Relating to amending certain Article relating to power of eminent domain.
HB 835 49-0 (1945) Author: Deen, Tom W. Relating to amending certain article relating to opening and lengthening streets and alleys, etc., in certain city, etc.
SB 205 49-0 (1945) Author: Spears, J. Franklin Relating to authorizing municipalities to organize and create a Planning Commission and providing such Planning Commission with the function and duty of making and adopting a master city plan; providing that insofar as the provisions of this Act are inconsistent with the provisions of any other Act, this Act shall control.
SB 206 49-0 (1945) Author: Spears, J. Franklin Relating to amending certain Statutes relative to the filing and recording of instruments of writing, maps, and plats, so as to provide the prerequisites for filing, recording and approving maps and plats subdividing real estate.
SB 280 49-0 (1945) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Relating to authorizing legislative bodies of any city having a population of more than 290,000, which has adopted a comprehensive zoning ordinance to divide the city into neighborhood zoning areas.
SB 303 49-0 (1945) Author: Brown, Buster Relating to amending statute relating to home rule cities projects so as to include picture theaters and picture shows in certain projects which cities, towns and villages are authorized and empowered to build and purchase, mortgage and encumber.
HB 624 48-0 (1943) Author: Lyle, Jr., John Emmet | et. al. Relating to providing for city planning; the creation, organization and powers of planning commissions, etc; providing penalties.
HB 625 48-0 (1943) Author: Lyle, Jr., John Emmet | et. al. Relating to authorizing any city or town, however incorporated, to attach land and territory not in any town or city and within five (5) miles of the limits of such towns or cities for zoning purposes.
HB 627 48-0 (1943) Author: Lyle, Jr., John Emmet | et. al. Relating to amending certain Act, granting authority to cities to control the platting of surrounding territory and to provide in addition to the provisions of said Act that approval of a plat shall constitute an amendment to the Master City Plan, providing that the Master City Plan, providing that the planning commission or governing body may agree with the subdivider upon building restrictions which shall have force of law, making it unlawful and a misdemeanor for anyone to transfer a lot in an unapproved subdivision by reference to a plot or describing such lot by metes and bounds, and providing a penalty therefor; providing for the repeal of laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith.
HB 633 48-0 (1943) Author: Manning, Rushing | et. al. Relating to requiring all operators of parking lots and/or storage places for power driven vehicles which are open to the public to carry insurance to cover claims for loss of or injury to property while in such parking lot or storage place.
HB 751 48-0 (1943) Author: Parkhouse, George M. | et. al. Relating to authorizing any city or town, in any county of this State having a population of more than three hundred and fifty thousand (350,000) inhabitants, regardless of how incorporated, to acquire by gift, purchase, condemnation or otherwise separately or jointly with any other city, town, cities, towns or other city, town, cities, towns and county, within which such municipality is situated, property within or outside of such city, town, cities and towns for public purposes as set out in this Act.
HB 216 47-0 (1941) Author: Little, G. H. "Jack" Relating to amending the General and Special Laws relative to removing certain restrictions on the number of acres of land which may be owned by cities and counties, or leased to the Federal Government, for airport purposes.
HB 245 47-0 (1941) Author: Lyle, Jr., John Emmet Relating to repealing certain act of the General and Special Laws relative to providing for city planning; providing for the creation, organization, and powers of planning commissions; providing certain penalties.
HB 246 47-0 (1941) Author: Lyle, Jr., John Emmet Relating to authorizing any city or town, however incorporated, to attach certain land and territory for zoning purposes; authorizing the appointments of residents of attached territory on the Zoning Commission and Board of Adjustment of such cities and towns; authorizing such towns and cities to fix and enforce certain penalties.
HB 253 47-0 (1941) Author: Lyle, Jr., John Emmet Relating to amending the General and Special Laws relative to granting authority to cities to control the platting of surrounding territory and to provide that approval of a plat shall constitute an amendment to the master city plan; making it unlawful and a misdemeanor for anyone to transfer a lot in an unapproved subdivision by reference to a plat or describing such lot by metes and bounds; providing certain penalties.
HB 254 47-0 (1941) Author: Lyle, Jr., John Emmet Relating to authorizing Commissioners' Courts of certain counties to provide for planning and zoning; authorizing two or more counties to provide for regional planning; providing for the creation, organization, and powers of county and regional planning commissions; to provide for a Board of Adjustment; providing certain penalties.
HB 352 47-0 (1941) Author: Smith, Magus F. Relating to amending certain chapter permitting all towns and cities to require a building permit for the construction, erection, renovation, removal, or repair of any building or buildings, without regard to whether such town or city has a zoning law.
HB 769 47-0 (1941) Author: Gilmer, Claud Henry Relating to amending a certain Act providing that cities or counties acquiring land for the maintenance and conduct of an airport may lease such land to the county in which said city is located, or to any city in said county.
HB 831 47-0 (1941) Author: Boone, Sr., Lester Carl | et. al. Relating to enabling certain cities to pass zoning regulations limiting the height of structures and objects of natural growth, and otherwise regulating the use of property within certain distance of airports owned by such cities and incorporated villages; providing for administration and enforcement.
HB 1056 47-0 (1941) Author: White, Taylor Relating to amending a certain Act by authorizing certain cities or counties to issue its general obligation bonds or warrants for the purpose of acquiring and improving land for airport purposes.
SB 96 47-0 (1941) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to amending certain Act removing limits to the number of acres which may be owned by certain cities and towns for airport purposes; authorizing the increasing of the Amarillo airport from 640 to 1,280 acres.
SB 129 47-0 (1941) Author: Martin, Jesse E. Relating to amending certain Act providing for condemning land in fee simple for the purpose of acquiring the necessary lands to construct airports thereon, and other buildings or structures to be used in connection with such airports, for the purpose of building and assembling various types of aircraft.
SB 146 47-0 (1941) Author: Mauritz, Fred Relating to amending certain Article providing that a city or town shall have the right of eminent domain to condemn private property for the purpose of digging or drilling thereon water wells or producing water therefrom or constructing pump stations or reservoirs.
SB 323 47-0 (1941) Author: Spears, J. Franklin Relating to amending certain Act authorizing the issuance of bonds by any city and/or county for the purchase and/or improvement of lands for park purposes.
SB 355 47-0 (1941) Author: Stone, William E. Relating to amending certain Acts enlarging the power of cities to acquire airport sites.
SB 398 47-0 (1941) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" Relating to amending certain Act by providing that cities and counties may acquire land for airport purposes without limitation on size; that cities and counties may acquire such land within their respective counties by gift, purchase, or condemnation.
SB 401 47-0 (1941) Author: Weinert, Rudolph A. Relating to amending certain Act eliminating certain restrictions that airports acquired by cities without condemnation proceedings be situated within the limits of the county in which such cities are located.
SB 426 47-0 (1941) Author: Winfield, Henry L. Relating to amending a certain Act authorizing any city or county to issue its general obligation bonds or warrants without elections for the purpose of acquiring and improving land for airport purposes.
SB 433 47-0 (1941) Author: Winfield, Henry L. Relating to authorizing any city or county of the State, acting separately or jointly, to acquire lands for the use of the United States Government, either by lease for a term of years or in fee simple title; authorizing the appropriation of any available funds of any such city or county for the payment of such lands.
SB 500 47-0 (1941) Author: Stone, William E. Relating to amending a certain Act granting certain cities the right to execute leases for a certain period of time on islands, flats, or submerged lands.
HB 44 47-1 (1941) Author: McAlister, Obel L. | et. al. Relating to authorizing two or more cities with a certain population to jointly acquire airports by purchase, gift, devise, or by the power of eminent domain, or in any other lawful manner.
HB 6 46-0 (1939) Author: Little, G. H. "Jack" Relating to amending certain Statutes by providing that cities or counties in this State may donate lands to the State of Texas or United States of America for hospital purposes.
HB 269 46-0 (1939) Author: Thornberry, William Homer | et. al. Relating to amending certain Article so as to provide that no person shall ever acquire, by occupancy or adverse possession, any right or title to any part or portion of any road, street, alley, sidewalk or grounds belonging to any town, city, or county or which have been donated for public use.
HB 632 46-0 (1939) Author: Blankenship, Dallas A. | et. al. Relating to authorizing certain cities and towns with certain population within certain counties to attach land and territory not in any town or city and within one mile of the limits of such towns or cities for zoning purposes; authorizing such towns and cities to fix and enforce penalties for the violation of the zoning ordinances of such towns and cites.
HB 885 46-0 (1939) Author: Wood, Robert H. Relating to authorizing County Commissioners Courts and the City Commission of any incorporated town or city to lease or rent office space for the purpose of aiding and cooperating with the agencies of the State and Federal Governments engaged in the administration of relief of the unemployed and needy people in the State of Texas, and to pay the regular monthly utility bills for such offices, such as lights, gas, and water.
HB 172 44-0 (1935) Author: Lindsey, James Franklin Relating to the authority of counties and incorporated cities and the Texas State Parks Board, separately, or in cooperation with each other, to acquire by gift or purchase land for public parks.
HB 104 43-0 (1933) Author: Savage, William Thomas | et. al. Relating amending certain statutes relating to the authority of counties and incorporated cities and the Texas State Parks Board, separately, or in cooperation with each other, to acquire by gift or purchase land for public parks.
SB 566 43-0 (1933) Author: Purl, George Clark Relating to the authority of counties and incorporated cities and the Texas State Parks Board, separately, or in cooperation with each other, to acquire by gift or purchase land for public parks.
SB 184 42-0 (1931) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to validating the surveys of lands heretofore and hereafter made and returned to the General Land Office and all valid grants by former governments, which surveys are located in whole or in part within the corporate limits of any city, town, or village withing this State.
SB 572 42-0 (1931) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to making better provisions for public parks and playgrounds outside the limits of incorporated cities.
HB 608 41-0 (1929) Author: Kenyon, Lee M. Relating to granting to cities located in certain counties in this State, the right to execute leases not to exceed a period of ninety-nine years, on islands, flats and other submerged lands heretofore granted by the State of Texas, or the Republic of Texas to such cities.
SB 90 41-0 (1929) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to authorizing certain incorporated cities to acquire and maintain recreational parks and playgrounds outside of the city limits.
SB 91 41-0 (1929) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to making better provision for public parks and playgrounds for incorporated cities and towns and counties.
SB 186 41-0 (1929) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to authorizing certain incorporated cities, to dispose of property which has been designated for public park purposes and which has never been used for that purpose on account of being unsuitable.
SB 376 41-0 (1929) Author: Woodul, Sr., Walter Frank Relating to the right of eminent domain of cities and independent school districts.
SB 581 41-0 (1929) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to authorizing certain cities and counties to acquire and maintain and operate air ports.
HB 160 41-1 (1929) Author: Graves, Harry N. Relating to authorizing certain cities and counties to acquire and maintain and operate Air Ports.
HB 120 41-5 (1930) Author: Kemble, Sr., George Clark | et. al. Relating to condemnation of property by cities for highway purposes, providing for appointment of Commissioners, for award of damages for property taken or damaged, providing for notices and hearings, prescribing the powers and procedure of such Commissioners, fixing their compensation and providing for filing and trial of oppositions to reports of such Commissioners.
SB 18 41-5 (1930) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to authorizing certain cities and counties, or either of them, to acquire property within any incorporated city to be used for hospital purposes, and authorizing such cities and counties to donate same to the State of Texas for hospital purposes.
HB 24 40-0 (1927) Author: Williams, William Thomas "Willie" Relating to amending an act to relinquish, quit claim and grant unto all incorporated cities and towns that have a population of thirty four thousand inhabitants or more, all beds and channels that are now or that may hereafter be within the present or future corporate limits of such cities and towns.
HB 87 40-0 (1927) Author: Kemble, Sr., George Clark | et. al. Relating to enabling cities and incorporated villages to pass zoning regulations.
HB 257 40-0 (1927) Author: Fly, William Madden Relating to relinquishing and quit-claiming unto cities and towns or municipalities which were established or founded, according to the records of the General Land Office, on March 10th 1826, under the laws of Mexico, or the laws of Coahuila and Texas, all squares, blocks or parcels of land situated in such to which the State of Texas may now have any right, title or interest
SB 271 40-0 (1927) Author: Hall, James W. Relating to authorizing the establishment of building lines on streets in cities which now have, or may hereafter have, five thousand or more inhabitants, and to provide the manner in which damages may be determined and paid and benefits assessed and collected.
SB 277 40-0 (1927) Author: Stuart, Robert Alda Relating to providing for the approval by municipal authorities before filing, and for the Filing and Recordation of Plans, plats or replats of land lying in or within five miles of the corporate limits of cities having a population of twenty-five thousand persons or over, according to the Federal Census of 1920 and of any subsequent Federal Census.
HB 114 39-0 (1925) Author: Kenyon, Lee M. Relating to acquiring land for county park purposes; providing for the creation of taxes or bonds for the purchase and improvement of lands for county parks. House: Judiciary
HB 168 39-0 (1925) Author: Dunlap, Edwin Donald "Ed" Relating to extending the corporate limits of the City of Kingsville so as to include therein certain land adjacent thereto upon which is being constructed the South Texas State Teachers' College. House: Municipal and Private Corporations
HB 226 39-0 (1925) Author: Kittrell, Sr., Norman Goree Relating to regulating the plotting and subdivision of land and the sale of small lots of land in cities and towns and within three miles thereof; requiring the approval of plats by the city or town; providing penalty for the sale of land without such approval; prohibiting the recording by the county clerk of deed and plats without the approval by the city or town, and prescribing penalties therefor; providing that all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith are hereby repealed. House: Municipal and Private Corporations
SB 44 39-0 (1925) Author: Real, Julius Relating to relinquishing, quit-claiming and granting unto all incorporated cities and towns that have a population of forty thousand inhabitants, or more, all of the beds and channels and also all of the abandoned beds and channels of all rivers, streams and other channels, that are now or that may hereafter be within the present or future corporate limits of such incorporated cities and towns in so far as the beds and channels, and such abandoned channels, of such rivers, streams and other channels may be owned or claimed as the property of the State. Senate: Town and City Corporations
SB 95 39-0 (1925) Author: Murphy, Sr., Charles Alfred Relating to regulating the platting and subdivision of land and the sales of small lots of land in cities and towns and within three miles thereof; providing a penalty for the ale of land without such approval; prohibiting the recording by the county clerk of deeds and plats without the approval by city or town, and prescribing penalties therefor. Senate: Town and City Corporations
SB 311 39-0 (1925) Author: Real, Julius Relating to empowering certain cities to purchase or acquire light systems and water systems and additions, extensions and enlargements thereto; providing for the issuance of bonds. Senate: Town and City Corporations
SB 364 39-0 (1925) Author: Miller, Eugene Relating to providing that cities and towns under five thousand population shall have the power to appropriate property for public purposes. Senate: Town and City Corporations
HB 10 38-0 (1923) Author: Irwin, Thomas K. | et. al. Relating to authorizing cities having more than 10,000 population to purchase and condemn real estate for highways, public squares or public places therein, and to provide for the cost thereof, and for the assessment of such costs against property benefited by such improvements and against its owners, and to enforce the collection thereof.
HB 73 38-0 (1923) Author: Rogers, James Preston Relating to repealing legislation authorizing cities of one hundred thousand population or more, situated along or upon navigable streams in the State of Texas, and owing and operating municipal wharves, docks or warehouses, for the development of commerce, to appoint pilot boards for their respective duties.
SB 31 38-0 (1923) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to authorizing certain cities to purchase and condemn real estate for the purpose of laying out, establishing, straightening, widening, opening or extending highways, public squares or public places therein.
HB 317 37-0 (1921) Author: Rosser, Mark E. Relating to authorizing the commissioners court of Scurry County to validate the sale of a certain block of land in the town of Snyder in this State, known as Block 25 and shown on the recorded plat of the original town of Snyder in Scurry County of record in Book 1 at page 358 of the Deed Records of said county.
SB 312 37-0 (1921) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to the Home Rule Act conferring powers on towns of 5,000 population and over.
HB 280 36-0 (1919) Author: Curtis, Albert B. | et. al. Relating to authorizing any town or city in this State which may have been, or may hereafter be chartered or organized under the laws of Texas, or by special act or charter, to lease any oil or mineral lands owned or held by such town or city; also authorizing such cities and towns to provide for the health, comfort, convenience, recreation and amusement of the citizens of such town or city, and to use the public places, parks and reservoirs owned by such town or city , and to make necessary regulations and reasonable charge therefor.
SB 168 36-0 (1919) Author: Carlock, Sr., Robert Lee Relating to authorizing cities and towns heretofore organized under any of the laws of this State, either general or special, or which may be hereafter organized in this State, to provide for the health, comfort, convenience, recreation and amusement of the citizens of such towns or cities, and to use the public places, parks and reservoirs owned by such city, and to make all necessary regulations and reasonable charges therefor.
SB 409 35-0 (1917) Author: Johnston, Rienzi Melville Relating to providing for platting of streets, alleys, lots and blocks in subdivisions by owners or agents to conform to streets abutting on or to the same in all cities of five thousand population or more; providing a penalty.
HB 154 35-4 (1918) Author: Nordhaus, Eugene S. | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Courts to permit the owners of lands not situated in incorporated towns, villages or cities to cancel or annul subdivisions by declaration to that effect, in writing, to be recorded in the deed records of such counties, and to authorize such Commissioners Courts to assess said lands upon an acreage basis and to accept the payment of taxes, if delinquent, upon assessments as now provided by law.
HB 515 34-0 (1915) Author: Holland, Robert H. Relating to providing for platting of streets, alleys, lots and blocks in subdivisions by owners or agents in or to all cities of a certain population; providing a penalty.
HB 554 34-0 (1915) Author: Griggs, Robert Sledge | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Statute providing for the proper platting and numbering of lands and lots not now platted and numbered in such manner as to cause the proper identification for purposes of taxation.
HB 611 34-0 (1915) Author: Butler, William R. Relating to amending a certain Statute providing for the condemnation of private property in order to establish a dumping ground for garbage for an incorporated city or town.
SB 239 34-0 (1915) Author: Johnson, Willard Arnold Relating to providing for the making of plats of land or lands which shall hereafter be laid off into town lots or blocks for the purpose of sale by any person, firm or corporation; providing for the filing of such plats in the offices of the County Clerk and County Tax Assessor; providing a penalty for failure to comply.
SB 350 34-0 (1915) Author: King, Steve M. Relating to granting incorporated cities and towns owning their own waterworks, the right to condemn private property in or outside of the city or town limits, for the purpose of acquiring right-of-way for digging or excavating canals, and for laying water mains into the city or town for the purpose of conducting water from any stream into the city or town for public use.
SB 409 34-0 (1915) Author: Hudspeth, Claude Benton Relating to validating sales and conveyances of land made by towns and villages created under Spanish and Mexican authorities and of lands granted by said authorities to said towns and villages.
HB 68 34-1 (1915) Author: Burges, Richard Fenner | et. al. Relating to validating sales and conveyances of land made by towns and villages created under Spanish and Mexican authorities.
HB 215 33-0 (1913) Author: Mendell, Jr., George W. | et. al. Relating to granting the city of Austin the right to a municipal auditorium upon a tract of State land within the city.
HB 232 33-0 (1913) Author: Gentry, G. N. | et. al. Relating to amending the charter of the city of Galveston so as to authorize the city to condemn property, to open streets, alleys and public parks
HB 478 33-0 (1913) Author: Campbell, John W. | et. al. Relating to authorizing every incorporated city in this state above a certain size to exercise the right of eminent domain and to condemn land or other property for certain uses and purposes.
HB 479 33-0 (1913) Author: Campbell, John W. | et. al. Relating to authorizing every city situated in a county bordering the coast of the Gulf of Mexico and with a population of more than five thousand inhabitants to acquire by purchase or to take and appropriate such land and other property necessary to acquire, establish, build, own, maintain and operate municipal railroad terminals, docks, wharves, ferries and ferry landings.
HB 619 33-0 (1913) Author: Watson, Daniel Relating to the condemnation of property for public purposes.
HB 687 33-0 (1913) Author: Kirby, John Henry Relating to requiring any person or corporation undertaking to lay out or plat any addition of land within the limits of an incorporated city of more than five-thousand inhabitants before filing said plan or plat to submit a true copy thereof to the mayor and governing body of said city for their approval before said addition shall be offered for sale, providing penalties.
HB 716 33-0 (1913) Author: Tarver, William Allen | et. al. Relating to amending the Revised Statutes by adding the right of condemnation, so as to give to the City Council of an incorporated city or town, a power to take private property and condemn the same for the purposes of enlarging or establishing public parks.
SB 122 33-0 (1913) Author: Bailey, Louis Hart | et. al. Relating to amending article 1121 and article 1179 of the revised civil statutes, 1911 relating to the creation of private corporations for the erection or repair of building so as to extend twelve miles beyond their limits instead of two miles as now provided and to not prohibit the lease, purchase, improvement, sale or subdivision of real property within twelve miles.
SB 135 33-0 (1913) Author: McGregor, Temple Harris Relating to granting unto the municipal authorities of the city of Austin, the right to establish, operate and maintain a public municipal auditorium upon the tract of land bounded on the north by Fifth Street, on the South by Fourth Street, on the East by Guadalupe Street, and on the West by San Antonio Street.
SB 136 33-0 (1913) Author: McGregor, Temple Harris Relating to granting unto the municipal authorities of the city of Austin, the right to establish, operate and maintain a free public library upon a tract of land consisting of sixty-nine feet by one hundred and twenty-eight feet out of the western portion of the north half of Block 101.
SB 298 33-0 (1913) Author: Bailey, Louis Hart Relating to authorizing cities and towns upon navigable streams, and acting under special charters, to extend by ordinance their boundaries so as to include in said cities the navigable stream and the land lying on both sides thereof for a distance of twenty-five hundred feet from the thread of the stream to a distance of twenty miles or less in an air line from the ordinary boundaries of said city either above or below the boundaries of said city or both.
SB 342 33-0 (1913) Author: Conner, Robert P. Relating to amending statutes, authorizing the sale and conveyance by cities and towns of public squares or parks, and providing for the investment of the proceeds of such sale.
HB 63 33-1 (1913) Author: Russell, Angus T. Relating to authorizing the city of Nacogdoches, a municipal corporation to sell the United States of America, a portion of the Main Plaza, for a Federal Building site.
SB 64 32-0 (1911) Relating to authorizing the City of Bryan to sell and convey certain public grounds within said city.
SB 263 32-0 (1911) Relating to authorizing cities under special charter granted by the Legislature of the State of Texas, to carry out existing contracts or make contracts with railway companies to erect and complete viaducts, to abolish and close portions of streets crossed by railroad tracks, to issue viaduct bonds not to exceed ten thousand dollars ($10.000.00).