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HB 321 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the development of a statewide motor vehicle registration program to prevent transnational motor vehicle theft; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 597 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the creation of a graffiti pretrial diversion program; authorizing a fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 652 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al. Relating to the deposit and appropriation of revenue received or collected by the Automobile Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 891 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of theft of petroleum product. House: Energy Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 983 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John Relating to an increase in punishment for certain persons convicted of theft of a trailer, semitrailer, farm tractor, or implement of husbandry. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1078 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1178 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the punishment for burglary and theft involving controlled substances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1338 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1575 85-0 (2017) Author: Wilson, Terry M. | et. al. Relating to venue for the disposition of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1747 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of mail theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 2398 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the punishment for certain possession offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; changing eligibility for community supervision. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2708 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the use of deadly force in defense of a person or property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 274 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle; increasing a criminal penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 536 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the punishment for burglary and theft of controlled substances. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 631 85-0 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn | et. al.
Sponsor: Wilson, Terry M.
Relating to venue for the disposition of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1077 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to the punishment for theft offenses involving certain metals. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1321 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al. Relating to the deposit and appropriation of revenue received or collected by the Automobile Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 1348 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the deposit and appropriation of revenue received or collected by the Automobile Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1461 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the punishment for certain possession offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; changing eligibility for community supervision. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1549 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to provide notification of a failure to appear in federal court. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1871 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard Peña
Relating to the creation of the offense of theft of petroleum products. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1978 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft of cattle, horses, exotic livestock, exotic fowl, sheep, swine, or goats; increasing a criminal penalty; imposing a fee. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 102 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of cargo theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 155 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to the use of force in defense of property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 226 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to certain offenses relating to carrying concealed handguns on property owned or leased by a governmental entity; providing a civil penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 381 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 883 84-0 (2015) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the punishment for the offense of graffiti and the creation of a graffiti pretrial diversion program; authorizing a fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 983 84-0 (2015) Author: Stickland, Jonathan Relating to the repeal of the requirement that counties and municipalities offer to remove graffiti from private property free of charge before requiring the property owner to remove the graffiti. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1057 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to certain conditions imposed on defendants convicted of an offense of graffiti or juveniles adjudicated as having engaged in conduct involving graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1291 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the fees collected by prosecutors for collection and processing of certain checks or similar sight orders. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1530 84-0 (2015) Author: Peña, Gilbert | et. al. Relating to the punishment for certain offenses against property or against public administration. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1627 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the use of deadly force in defense of a person or property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2424 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to fees paid to the Automobile Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3296 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to an increase in punishment for certain persons convicted of theft of nickel-bearing alloys. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 3326 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to decreasing the punishment for certain criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3704 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the development of a statewide motor vehicle registration program to prevent transnational motor vehicle theft, including authorizing proposed fees to support the program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 273 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to certain offenses relating to carrying concealed handguns on property owned or leased by a governmental entity; providing a civil penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 393 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al.
Sponsor: Peña, Gilbert
Relating to the punishment for certain offenses against property or against public administration. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1828 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen
Relating to the creation of the offense of cargo theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 36 83-0 (2013) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the criminal penalty for and certain civil consequences of damaging property with graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 61 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the punishment for the offense of arson. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 111 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the fees collected by prosecutors for collection and processing of certain checks or similar sight orders. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 235 83-0 (2013) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the punishment prescribed for burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 508 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Relating to certain offenses relating to carrying concealed handguns on property owned or leased by a governmental entity; providing a civil penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
HB 544 83-0 (2013) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim | et. al. Relating to the punishment for theft offenses involving certain metals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 911 83-0 (2013) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft of an alcoholic beverage. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1043 83-0 (2013) Author: Lewis, Tryon | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the offense of the unauthorized duplication of certain recordings. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 1069 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the classification of certain misdemeanor and felony theft offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1498 83-0 (2013) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to the offense of money laundering. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1523 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the offense of money laundering. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1540 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the prosecution of certain criminal offenses involving theft or involving fraud or other deceptive practices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1667 83-0 (2013) Author: Carter, Stefani Relating to the conditions of release on bond for certain defendants charged with the offense of burglary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 2185 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Tracy Relating to civil and criminal liability for recording or distributing a visual image of a person in a private place with the intent to harm that person; creating an offense. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture & Livestock
HB 2434 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Tracy Relating to prohibiting the production or distribution of certain records of field trials or the process of hunting or catching wildlife; providing a civil remedy and creating an offense. House: Agriculture & Livestock Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2587 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to certain conditions imposed on defendants convicted of an offense of graffiti or juveniles adjudicated as having engaged in conduct involving graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2827 83-0 (2013) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2849 83-0 (2013) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to the punishment for certain offenses against property or against public administration. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3241 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the civil prosecution of racketeering related to trafficking of persons; providing penalties. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 3365 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the prosecution of certain criminal offenses involving theft or fraud by check or similar sight order; providing penalties; imposing fees. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3366 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to a nonsubstantive correction in the Penal Code. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3494 83-0 (2013) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of graffiti and the creation of a graffiti pretrial diversion program; authorizing a fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3727 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the fees collected by prosecutors for collection and processing of certain checks or similar sight orders; authorizing an increase in fees. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3773 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the use of deadly force in defense of a person or residence. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 575 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the offense of the unauthorized duplication of certain recordings. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 821 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to the prosecution of certain criminal offenses involving theft or involving fraud or other deceptive practices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1137 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the powers and duties of the Vehicle Crime Prevention Authority and to the creation of the vehicle crime prevention account. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1349 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to the use of deadly force in defense of a person or property. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1439 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Herrero, Abel
Relating to evidence technician training and the disposition of certain evidence in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 16 83-1 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to certain offenses relating to carrying concealed handguns on property owned or leased by a governmental entity; providing a civil penalty. Filed
SB 38 83-2 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to certain offenses relating to carrying concealed handguns on property owned or leased by a governmental entity; providing a civil penalty. Filed
HB 20 82-0 (2011) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to the punishment prescribed for burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 38 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the criminal penalty for and certain civil consequences of damaging property with graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 87 82-0 (2011) Author: Cook, Byron Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 152 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Relating to the fees collected by prosecutors for collection and processing of certain checks or similar sight orders. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 221 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al. Relating to the punishment prescribed for burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 249 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 305 82-0 (2011) Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al. Relating to the punishment prescribed for burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 612 82-0 (2011) Author: Hopson, Chuck
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the criminal penalty for failure of a trustee to pay the beneficiaries of the trust the purchase price for timber sold by the trustee. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 613 82-0 (2011) Author: Hopson, Chuck | et. al.
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the unauthorized harvesting of standing timber; providing for the imposition of a criminal penalty. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 690 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 922 82-0 (2011) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to the penalty for theft of an automated teller machine or the contents or components of an automated teller machine. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1024 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 1529 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the offense of fraudulent use or possession of identifying information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1622 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to suits to enjoin gang activity that constitutes a public nuisance. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1706 82-0 (2011) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1707 82-0 (2011) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1715 82-0 (2011) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to the rights of victims of property crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1933 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Wayne | et. al. Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Received from the House
HB 2326 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2482 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for certain offenses involving theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2780 82-0 (2011) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the punishment prescribed for burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2896 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Tracy Relating to duties of law enforcement involving damaged fences. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3095 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to restitution for property damaged with graffiti by juveniles. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3243 82-0 (2011) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to a merchant's duty to cooperate with a law enforcement investigation of fraudulent or unauthorized use of a credit or debit card or other access device. House: Business & Industry No action taken in committee
HB 3383 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to private DNA laboratories performing forensic analyses on samples or specimens related to the investigation or prosecution of certain criminal offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3422 82-0 (2011) Author: Lozano, J. M.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the use of auction proceeds from the sale of abandoned motor vehicles, watercraft, or outboard motors to compensate certain property owners. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 3478 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the punishment for criminal mischief involving cattle, horses, and exotic livestock. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3598 82-0 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the criminal registration procedure for a convicted arsonist. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 203 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the punishment prescribed for burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 305 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the punishment prescribed for burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 388 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the offense of organized retail theft. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 583 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to the criminal penalty for failure of a trustee to pay the beneficiaries of the trust the purchase price for timber sold by the trustee. Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 584 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to the unauthorized harvesting of standing timber; providing for the imposition of a criminal penalty. Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 694 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
See remarks for effective date
SB 887 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Riddle, Debbie | et. al.
Relating to the penalty for theft of an automated teller machine or the contents or components of an automated teller machine. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1098 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Relating to certain offenses involving unauthorized recordings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Returned to Calendars Committee
SB 1103 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Carter, Stefani | et. al.
Relating to the venue for prosecution of certain theft offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1112 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the offense of fraudulent use or possession of identifying information. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1191 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the criminal registration procedure for a convicted arsonist. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 1466 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the powers and duties of the Vehicle and Watercraft Crime Prevention Authority and to the creation of the vehicle and watercraft crime prevention account. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
HB 348 81-0 (2009) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the punishment for theft of certain aluminum, bronze, or copper materials. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 385 81-0 (2009) Author: Ortiz, Jr., Solomon | et. al. Relating to the prosecution and consequences of certain offenses involving graffiti; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 453 81-0 (2009) Author: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the use of auction proceeds from the sale of certain abandoned motor vehicles to compensate certain property owners. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 671 81-0 (2009) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the penalty for theft from a nonprofit organization or by Medicare providers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 761 81-0 (2009) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al. Relating to the penalty for certain property offenses committed during certain declared states of disaster. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 775 81-0 (2009) Author: Miklos, Robert | et. al. Relating to the penalty for theft of a central air-conditioning unit. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 796 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the disposition of property alleged to have been illegally acquired and to the use of the photographic evidence of that property in a criminal action. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1087 81-0 (2009) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1228 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to the rights of victims of property crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1396 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the punishment prescribed for burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1466 81-0 (2009) Author: Swinford, David
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the theft of a military grave marker. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 1532 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to the punishment for theft of copper or brass material. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1558 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to certain criminal penalties and civil consequences for defendants convicted of an offense of graffiti and for juveniles adjudicated as having engaged in conduct involving graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1612 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to restrictions on the purchase of certain regulated metals by metal recycling entities; providing a criminal penalty. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1614 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Betty | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1618 81-0 (2009) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the civil and criminal prosecution of racketeering; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1633 81-0 (2009) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of graffiti and to certain conditions imposed on defendants convicted of that offense or on juveniles adjudicated as having engaged in conduct in violation of that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1753 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the criminal penalties and civil consequences for defendants convicted of an offense of graffiti and for juveniles adjudicated as having engaged in conduct involving graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1865 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to the penalties for theft of cattle, horses, exotic livestock, exotic fowl, sheep, swine, or goats. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2126 81-0 (2009) Author: Kent, Carol | et. al. Relating to the prosecution and punishment of offenses involving graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2127 81-0 (2009) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to regulations regarding the sale of plastic bulk merchandise containers; providing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
HB 2328 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the punishment for certain fraud offenses committed against elderly individuals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2840 81-0 (2009) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al.
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to mortgage fraud; providing a criminal penalty. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3224 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of arson. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3342 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to certain criminal penalties for and civil consequences of damaging property with graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3344 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the punishment prescribed for burglary of a vehicle and to community service ordered as a condition of community supervision for persons who commit that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 3520 81-0 (2009) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the punishment prescribed for burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3681 81-0 (2009) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 3769 81-0 (2009) Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al. Relating to certain fraudulent investment schemes; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4101 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to punishment for the offense of theft committed in certain evacuated or disaster areas. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 4164 81-0 (2009) Author: Moody, Joseph Relating to the conduct constituting the offense of graffiti, the creation and criminal prosecution of, and penalties for offenses involving graffiti, and the authority of certain governmental entities to take certain actions designed to prevent or eradicate graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 4241 81-0 (2009) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the theft of a military grave marker. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in subcommittee
HB 4399 81-0 (2009) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to the criminal prosecution of racketeering; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in subcommittee
HB 4454 81-0 (2009) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al. Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Withdrawn from schedule
HB 4524 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al. Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4537 81-0 (2009) Author: Ortiz, Jr., Solomon Relating to the consequences of certain offenses involving the burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 359 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to punishment for certain offenses committed in a disaster area or an evacuated area. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 364 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the punishment for certain offenses committed against a public servant by a member of a criminal street gang. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1065 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al. Relating to civil racketeering; providing civil penalties. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1078 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the conduct constituting the offense of graffiti, the consequences of engaging in that conduct, and the authority of certain governmental entities to take certain actions designed to eradicate graffiti. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1087 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the conduct constituting the offense of graffiti, the creation and criminal prosecution of, and penalties for offenses involving graffiti, and the authority of certain governmental entities to take certain actions designed to prevent or eradicate graffiti. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1163 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the penalties for theft of cattle, horses, exotic livestock, exotic fowl, sheep, swine, or goats. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1203 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1835 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Vaught, Allen
Relating to the offenses of unauthorized duplication, unauthorized recording, and improper labeling of recordings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1863 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1905 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the regulation of and information regarding property in the custody of a pawnbroker. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2094 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of criminal trespass. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2198 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al. Relating to the criminal prosecution of racketeering; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2218 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to certain criminal penalties and civil consequences for defendants convicted of an offense of graffiti and for juveniles adjudicated as having engaged in conduct involving graffiti. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 59 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the management, security, and protection of personal information and governmental records; providing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 79 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 87 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to acquisition of personal information in a business record through fraudulent means. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 128 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 267 80-0 (2007) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 303 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 441 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al. Relating to sales of certain regulated material and to the criminal penalties for violations relating to those sales. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 460 80-0 (2007) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the offense of fraudulent use or possession of a person's identifying information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 490 80-0 (2007) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to property in the custody of a pawnbroker; providing criminal penalties. House: Financial Institutions Withdrawn from schedule
HB 649 80-0 (2007) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the fraudulent use of a child's identifying information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 887 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the statute of limitations for the offenses of credit card or debit card abuse, false statement to obtain property or credit, and fraudulent use or possession of identifying information. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 924 80-0 (2007) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the arrest of a person without a warrant for the offense of criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 941 80-0 (2007) Author: Cook, Byron Relating to the penalty for the fraudulent use or possession of identifying information. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1092 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of criminal trespass. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1123 80-0 (2007) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to certain penalties imposed for the destruction of a mailbox or other address identifier. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1129 80-0 (2007) Author: Macias, Nathan
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1421 80-0 (2007) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the creation and prosecution of the offense of manufacture or sale of counterfeit or gray market cigarettes. House: Border & International Affairs Referred to Border and International Affairs
HB 1454 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the regulation of and information regarding property in the custody of a pawnbroker; providing criminal penalties. House: Financial Institutions Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 1492 80-0 (2007) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to the penalty for theft from a nonprofit organization. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1766 80-0 (2007) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the punishment for theft of aluminum, bronze, or copper wiring. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1767 80-0 (2007) Author: Pena, Aaron
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the punishment for criminal mischief committed by interfering with certain transportation signs, signals, or devices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1779 80-0 (2007) Author: Latham, Thomas | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
HB 1797 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to certain criminal penalties for and civil consequences of damaging property with graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1822 80-0 (2007) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the prosecution of the offense of aggravated robbery. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1836 80-0 (2007) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the collection of a fee from a person who sells a product over the Internet in violation of certain offenses involving theft or fraud. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1851 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to certain persons that are special investigators. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Referred to Defense Affairs & State-Fed Rel
HB 1871 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to information obtained regarding the sale of plastic bulk merchandise containers; providing civil penalties. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1887 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Relating to the punishment for and prevention of the offense of burglary of vehicles. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2151 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the prosecution and adjudication of the offense of graffiti and to the payment and use of a juvenile delinquency prevention and graffiti eradication fee. House: Judiciary
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2432 80-0 (2007) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to notice of the presumption for theft by check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2950 80-0 (2007) Author: Mallory Caraway, Barbara Relating to the punishment of the offense of burglary committed by entering a building with intent to commit a theft involving an automated teller machine or safe. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3134 80-0 (2007) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the applicability of the offense of criminal trespass in certain situations involving hunting. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
HB 3225 80-0 (2007) Author: Murphy, Jim
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the scope of authority of the Automobile Theft Prevention Authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3247 80-0 (2007) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the punishment for certain misdemeanor thefts. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3277 80-0 (2007) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the inspection process for new home construction in a municipality. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3584 80-0 (2007) Author: Pena, Aaron
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain theft offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HR 2679 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1154. Reported enrolled
SB 46 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to certain fees charged for the impoundment and storage of a recovered stolen vehicle. House: Transportation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
SB 145 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of vehicles. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 182 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of criminal trespass. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 313 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 341 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the regulation of and information regarding property in the custody of a pawnbroker; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 548 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Hamilton, Mike
Relating to notice of the presumption for theft by check. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 597 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of criminal trespass. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 752 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft committed during a natural disaster. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 795 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the creation of the offense of criminal trespass on a docking place. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 807 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al. Relating to the punishment for and prevention of the offense of burglary of vehicles. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 1154 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the registration and regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1327 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1345 80-0 (2007) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the creation of a criminal offense concerning the making of certain fraudulent claims. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 1901 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Pena, Aaron
Relating to the creation of the offense of organized retail theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1931 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to assistance by the Travis County district attorney in the prosecution of certain offenses involving state property and facilities. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SR 1174 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1154. Reported enrolled
HB 35 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the offenses of burglary of vehicles, theft, and tampering with identification numbers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 53 79-0 (2005) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 144 79-0 (2005) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of vehicles. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 151 79-0 (2005) Author: Truitt, Vicki | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 197 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 489 79-0 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 499 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to certain penalties imposed for the destruction of a mailbox or other address identifier. House: Law Enforcement Placed on General State Calendar
HB 581 79-0 (2005) Author: Reyna, Elvira Relating to the punishment for the offense of stealing or receiving a stolen check or similar sight order. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 635 79-0 (2005) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to property in the custody of a pawnbroker; providing criminal penalties. House: Financial Institutions Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 713 79-0 (2005) Author: Quintanilla, Chente | et. al. Relating to the punishment for forgery committed against an elderly person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 714 79-0 (2005) Author: Quintanilla, Chente | et. al. Relating to the punishment for criminal simulation committed against an elderly person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 715 79-0 (2005) Author: Quintanilla, Chente | et. al. Relating to the punishment for credit card or debit card abuse committed against an elderly person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 716 79-0 (2005) Author: Quintanilla, Chente | et. al. Relating to the punishment for false statements to obtain property or credit committed against an elderly person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 717 79-0 (2005) Author: Quintanilla, Chente | et. al. Relating to the punishment for fraudulent use or possession of an elderly person's identifying information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 746 79-0 (2005) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to notice of the presumption for theft by check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 778 79-0 (2005) Author: Quintanilla, Chente | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the crime of issuance of a bad check committed against an elderly person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 982 79-0 (2005) Author: Reyna, Elvira
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to posting a sign warning restaurant or bar employees against fraudulent use or possession of identifying information; providing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1012 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the offense of abuse of a corpse and to the offense of criminal mischief in certain circumstances; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
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HB 1321 79-0 (2005) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the prevention and punishment of identity theft and the rights of certain victims of identity theft; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1324 79-0 (2005) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of vehicles. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1360 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the prosecution of the offense of criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1373 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of vehicles. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1440 79-0 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the prosecution and adjudication of the offense of graffiti and to the payment and use of a juvenile delinquency prevention fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 1629 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to creating an offense for conduct involving the discharge of fireworks in certain locations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1634 79-0 (2005) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to arson and arson investigation; creating offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1781 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to creating an offense for the discharge of fireworks near a public highway. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2032 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the expansion of the operation game thief program to include certain other violations of law. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2213 79-0 (2005) Author: Quintanilla, Chente Relating to the punishment for certain crimes of fraud committed against elderly persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2294 79-0 (2005) Author: Cook, Robert
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the venue for certain crimes regarding misapplication of property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 3376 79-0 (2005) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain criminal offenses involving theft and fraud and to the provision of notice of the commission of those offenses to certain licensing entities. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HCR 235 79-0 (2005) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 3376. Signed by the Governor
SB 122 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to the prevention and punishment of identity theft and the rights of certain victims of identity theft; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 138 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 289 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of vehicles. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 304 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Riddle, Debbie
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 328 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the protection of public water supplies. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 366 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of vehicles. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 431 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the prosecution of the offense of criminal trespass on certain property. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Committee report printed and distributed
SB 757 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Solomons, Burt
Relating to property in the custody of a pawnbroker; providing criminal penalties. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1267 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the circumstances under which knowledge regarding the receipt of stolen property by a pawnshop may be presumed for the purposes of establishing theft; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 1683 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of coin-operated or coin collection machines. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1874 79-0 (2005) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Pena, Aaron
Relating to the Automobile Theft Prevention Authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 182 78-0 (2003) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the statute of limitations for the offense of arson. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 204 78-0 (2003) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the offense of theft of service in connection with the rental of certain property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 240 78-0 (2003) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the punishment for criminal mischief committed by intentionally introducing infectious diseases into livestock. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 254 78-0 (2003) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to venue in the prosecution of the offense of fraudulent use or possession of identifying information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 433 78-0 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to criminal offenses involving acts against certain activities involving animals or involving natural resources and to civil consequences arising from convictions of those offenses. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations Referred to Defense Affairs & State-Fed Rel
HB 616 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the punishment for the offense of terroristic threat. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 619 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to notice of the presumption for theft by check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 628 78-0 (2003) Author: Reyna, Elvira Relating to the penalty for stealing or knowingly receiving a stolen check or similar sight order. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 669 78-0 (2003) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the authority of a home-rule municipality to adopt an ordinance prohibiting criminal trespass; providing for a criminal penalty. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 929 78-0 (2003) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Referred to State Cultural & Recreational Res
HB 1144 78-0 (2003) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to property in the custody of a pawnbroker; providing criminal penalties. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 1188 78-0 (2003) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the punishment for certain theft and fraud offenses committed against an elderly individual. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1327 78-0 (2003) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the punishment for certain theft and fraud offenses committed against a disabled person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1429 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to the investigation, prosecution, and punishment of identity theft and to the rights of victims of identity theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1516 78-0 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the investigation and prosecution of an offense motivated by objection to certain activities involving animals, activities involving natural resources, or activities involving the operation of an animal facility. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1565 78-0 (2003) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1872 78-0 (2003) Author: Riddle, Debbie
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2103 78-0 (2003) Author: Griggs, Bob Relating to trespass on public school grounds. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2121 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the criminal and civil consequences of conduct involving the theft of or tampering with certain communication or information services. House: Regulated Industries Reported favorably as substituted
HB 3225 78-0 (2003) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the use of certain previous felony theft convictions to enhance the punishment for theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3493 78-0 (2003) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the penalty for using information obtained from a public record to assist in the commission of an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 405 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al.
Relating to the prevention of, prosecution of, and punishment of identity theft and to assistance to certain victims of identity theft; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 483 78-0 (2003) Author: Jackson, Mike | et. al. Relating to the statute of limitations for the offense of arson. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 537 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 783 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth | et. al. Relating to property in the custody of a pawnbroker; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SB 1116 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Wilson, Ron
Relating to the criminal and civil consequences of conduct involving the theft of or tampering with certain communication or information services. House: Regulated Industries
Senate: Criminal Justice
Point of order sustained
HB 100 78-1 (2003) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 31 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 60 77-0 (2001) Author: Clark, Ron | et. al. Relating to the punishment for theft committed against elderly individuals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 171 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Glenn | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses involving damage or destruction of property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 279 77-0 (2001) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the disposition of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 376 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the prosecution of the offense of fraudulent destruction, removal, or concealment of a universal product code. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 504 77-0 (2001) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 850 77-0 (2001) Author: Williams, Thomas Relating to the punishment for the offense of making a false statement to obtain property or credit. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 878 77-0 (2001) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the prosecution of the offense of theft of service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1550 77-0 (2001) Author: Reyna, Arthur Relating to the punishment for theft committed against elderly individuals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1563 77-0 (2001) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to certain civil consequences of a theft involving motor fuel. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1656 77-0 (2001) Author: Talton, Robert | et. al. Relating to the authority of an officer to return stolen property to its owner. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
HB 1729 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to preventing the consequences of theft, including retail theft; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1874 77-0 (2001) Author: Cook, Robert Relating to the filing of an affidavit supporting a criminal charge based on the use of a check or similar sight order. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1976 77-0 (2001) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to notice of the presumption for theft by check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1997 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
HB 2133 77-0 (2001) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the authority of a home-rule municipality to adopt an ordinance prohibiting criminal trespass. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2216 77-0 (2001) Author: West, George Relating to acquiring motor fuel without paying for the fuel; providing penalties. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 2394 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
HB 2561 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to creating the criminal offense of misuse of the property or services of a charter school. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2569 77-0 (2001) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the requirements of pawnbrokers concerning reporting information and handling property involved in a law enforcement investigation. House: Financial Institutions Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2607 77-0 (2001) Author: Alexander, Clyde Relating to the imposition of a fee for collecting a delinquent fine, court cost, or court-ordered attorney's fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3141 77-0 (2001) Author: Swinford, David Relating to prima facie evidence for the offense of theft of livestock, exotic livestock, or exotic fowl. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 3314 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the offense of theft of livestock from a commission merchant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 3468 77-0 (2001) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the punishment of certain offenses involving the breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
SB 103 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses involving damage or destruction of property. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
SB 421 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the disposition of stolen property. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 437 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Relating to the offenses of theft of service and obtaining property or credit by false statement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 472 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
SB 923 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Goolsby, Tony
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of fraudulent destruction, removal, or concealment of a universal product code. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 966 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Goolsby, Tony
Relating to preventing the consequences of theft, including retail theft; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 968 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John | et. al.
Relating to certain civil consequences of a theft involving motor fuel. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1174 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal mischief involving a public water supply. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1201 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the punishment of certain offenses involving the breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1249 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to criminal penalties for arson resulting in the death of a fire fighter. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1262 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, J. E.
Sponsor: Talton, Robert | et. al.
Relating to the authority of an officer to return stolen property to its owner. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1747 77-0 (2001) Author: Haywood, Tom
Sponsor: Dunnam, Jim
Relating to the offense of theft of livestock from a commission merchant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1748 77-0 (2001) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to prima facie evidence for the offense of theft of livestock, exotic livestock, or exotic fowl. Senate: Natural Resources No action taken in committee
HB 25 76-0 (1999) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of fraudulent use of identifying information and to the recovery of damages resulting from conduct described by that offense. House: Civil Practices Laid on the table subject to call
HB 28 76-0 (1999) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the prosecution of failure to return public library property as theft of service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 48 76-0 (1999) Author: Clark, Ron | et. al. Relating to the punishment for theft committed against elderly individuals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 56 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to the sale of a motor vehicle by an individual; providing penalties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 118 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to the punishment for certain offenses committed against elderly individuals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 120 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the offense of money laundering. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 152 76-0 (1999) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the punishment for the offense of graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 214 76-0 (1999) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to presumptions in the prosecution of the offense of theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 332 76-0 (1999) Author: Walker, Gary Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 436 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the criminal offense of trespass on agricultural lands. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 446 76-0 (1999) Author: Reyna, Elvira Relating to the punishment for the offense of unauthorized use of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 496 76-0 (1999) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the operation of vehicle theft checkpoints near the Mexican border. House: Public Safety
Senate: Border Affairs - Special
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 690 76-0 (1999) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al.
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the penalty for cutting a fence used for certain animals. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 720 76-0 (1999) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 721 76-0 (1999) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the penalty for desecration of a cemetery. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 740 76-0 (1999) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft of a motor vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 741 76-0 (1999) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 751 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 773 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the punishment for the offense of disorderly conduct involving the act of looking into the dwelling or guest room of another. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 998 76-0 (1999) Author: Farrar, Jessica
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of burglary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1010 76-0 (1999) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the punishment of the offense of trespassing and to requiring certain defendants convicted of that offense to register as sex offenders. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1063 76-0 (1999) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the imposition of a graffiti eradication fee on certain persons in juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1265 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the penalty for trespassing onto a Superfund site. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1357 76-0 (1999) Author: Crownover, Ronny | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the punishment for theft under certain circumstances involving the use of a check or similar sight order. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Economic Development
Withdrawn from intent calendar
HB 1415 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to theft of cable television services; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1688 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to the prosecution of and the punishment for certain offenses involving damage or destruction of property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1771 76-0 (1999) Author: Hawley, Judy Relating to the punishment for the offense of trespassing. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1783 76-0 (1999) Author: King, Tracy Relating to the expulsion or placement in alternative education programs of public school students who commit an assault on school property or at a school-sponsored or school-related activity. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 1798 76-0 (1999) Author: King, Phil | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the prosecution of theft of services provided at certain service establishments. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1817 76-0 (1999) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the use of deadly force to protect property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 1960 76-0 (1999) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to payment of wage requirements regarding employees charged with certain criminal offenses. House: Economic Development No action taken in subcommittee
HB 2098 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2119 76-0 (1999) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the offense of trespassing on an aircraft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2125 76-0 (1999) Author: Reyna, Elvira
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to creating the offense of stealing or receiving a stolen check or sight order. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2190 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to prima facie evidence for the offense of theft of livestock by check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
House adopts conf. comm. report-reported
HB 2194 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the criminal prosecution of insurance fraud. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2231 76-0 (1999) Author: Crabb, Joe
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a rail car. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2484 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2485 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2486 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft of a motor vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2672 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the forfeiture of substitute property in a criminal asset forfeiture proceeding. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2676 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to law enforcement procedures for electronically obtaining data from pawn shops, recording thumbprints on transaction records, and holding hearings for recovery of stolen property. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 2734 76-0 (1999) Author: Cook, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the filing of an affidavit supporting a criminal charge based on the use of a check or similar sight order. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 3081 76-0 (1999) Author: Telford, Barry
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to preventing the seizure of a work of fine art when en route to or in an exhibition. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 3170 76-0 (1999) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the creation of the offense of the fraudulent pledge or sale of property to a licensed pawnbroker. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3171 76-0 (1999) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to law enforcement procedures for obtaining electronic data from pawnshops, information requirements for transactions records, firearms background checks, and recovery of stolen property. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 3404 76-0 (1999) Author: Williams, Thomas Relating to the punishment for the offense of making a false statement to obtain property or credit. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3605 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the municipal regulation of graffiti. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 500 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the imposition of a graffiti eradication fee on certain persons in juvenile court. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 668 76-0 (1999) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to preventing the seizure of a work of fine art when en route to or from or in an exhibition. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
SB 671 76-0 (1999) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to theft of or tampering with multichannel video or information services; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 743 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the punishment for the offense of graffiti. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 924 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to liability for loss caused by the use of controlled substances. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 963 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to law enforcement procedures for electronically obtaining data from pawn shops, recording thumbprints on transaction records, and holding hearings for recovery of stolen property. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1204 76-0 (1999) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Bosse, Fred
Relating to the elements of and damages for trespass relating to billboards or other outdoor advertising. House: Civil Practices
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1218 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the prosecution of and the punishment for certain offenses involving damage or destruction of property. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 1315 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the forfeiture of substitute property in a criminal asset forfeiture proceeding. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1445 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1558 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Smith, Todd
Relating to the offense of trespassing on an aircraft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 23 75-0 (1997) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to the ability to recover damages for injuries sustained after entering property with criminal intent. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 161 75-0 (1997) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro | et. al. Relating to punishment for the offense of arson. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 192 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to the criminal offense of trespass on agricultural lands. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 237 75-0 (1997) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the prosecution of failure to return public library property as theft of service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 260 75-0 (1997) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to certain offenses involving criminal mischief and graffiti; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Withdrawn from intent calendar
HB 289 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Joe | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft of a motor vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 290 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft committed by threat to commit a felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 302 75-0 (1997) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of unauthorized use of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 361 75-0 (1997) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to presumptions in the prosecution of the offense of theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 386 75-0 (1997) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unauthorized use of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 448 75-0 (1997) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to a child's property damage to a hotel. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Subcommittee meeting cancelled
HB 486 75-0 (1997) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the offense of theft of public library property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 521 75-0 (1997) Author: Galloway, Carolyn | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 662 75-0 (1997) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the punishment for the offense of deadly conduct involving a firearm. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 700 75-0 (1997) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 793 75-0 (1997) Author: Merritt, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to notice that entry on property is forbidden for the purpose of prosecuting the offense of trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 837 75-0 (1997) Author: West, George
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the disposition of stolen property pending the trial of an offense involving the theft of the property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
No action taken in committee
HB 910 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to the penalty for a burglary committed in a building other than a habitation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1054 75-0 (1997) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft of trees or timber in the form of logs or pulpwood. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1128 75-0 (1997) Author: Kamel, Ted | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve | et. al.
Relating to the harvesting of and payment for timber; providing for damages; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1246 75-0 (1997) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the punishment for certain offenses involving vehicles. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1297 75-0 (1997) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the prosecution of certain commercial bailees for the offense of misapplication of fiduciary property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1370 75-0 (1997) Author: Garcia, Domingo | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1482 75-0 (1997) Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to computer and telecommunications offenses; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1493 75-0 (1997) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1494 75-0 (1997) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to the prosecution of and the penalty for the offense of tampering with identification numbers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1495 75-0 (1997) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1613 75-0 (1997) Author: Place, Allen Relating to the creation of the offense of trademark counterfeiting. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1714 75-0 (1997) Author: Serna, Gilbert | et. al. Relating to the offense of criminal mischief involving graffiti, costs on conviction of that offense, and the regulation of customer access to aerosol paint. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1896 75-0 (1997) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the penalty for desecration of a cemetery. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2110 75-0 (1997) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to enhancing the punishment for the offense of theft under certain circumstances involving a government contractor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2112 75-0 (1997) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to the prosecution of and the punishment for the offense of criminal mischief, including criminal mischief involving graffiti, the creation of the offense of negligent performance of parental duty to prevent criminal mischief, and to other programs to eradicate graffiti. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2276 75-0 (1997) Author: Shields, John Relating to the disposition of a juvenile who damages property with graffiti, to law enforcement records relating to a child who uses a graffiti tag, and to the criminal responsibility of a parent for a child's criminal mischief involving graffiti; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 2396 75-0 (1997) Author: Finnell, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the prevention of horse theft. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2442 75-0 (1997) Author: Galloway, Carolyn | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of and the penalty for the offense of tampering with identification numbers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2592 75-0 (1997) Author: Tillery, Dale
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to disposition of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2897 75-0 (1997) Author: Crabb, Joe
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a rail car. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
No action taken in committee
HB 3009 75-0 (1997) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the prosecution of the offense of burglary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3377 75-0 (1997) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to prima facie evidence of the offense of theft by check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
No action taken in committee
HB 3378 75-0 (1997) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to prima facie evidence of theft of agricultural products by check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3425 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations Companion considered in lieu of in committee
SB 71 75-0 (1997) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the punishment for certain defendants convicted of the offense of issuance of a bad check. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 78 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to punishment for the offense of arson. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 112 75-0 (1997) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the punishment and sentencing for persons convicted of certain oil-field thefts. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 228 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hightower, Allen
Relating to the creation of the offense of trademark counterfeiting. House: Business & Industry
Senate: International Relations, Trade & Technology
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 243 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to liability of a parent for property damage to a hotel caused by a child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 279 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the prevention of horse theft. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 302 75-0 (1997) Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of certain commercial bailees for the offense of misapplication of fiduciary property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendment(s)
SB 441 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the offense of theft when committed by a government contractor. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 683 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to computer and telecommunications offenses; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 758 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Serna, Gilbert | et. al.
Relating to the creation of a graffiti offense, to the criminal, civil, and family law consequences of engaging in conduct described by the offense, and to the regulation of customer access to aerosol paint. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 810 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 1151 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Drew Relating to the prosecution of the offense of theft of service involving a third party holder in due course of a check or similar sight order. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1218 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry
Sponsor: Talton, Robert
Relating to venue in the prosecution of the offense of issuing a bad check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1410 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the creation of an offense for failing to return public library property. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1769 75-0 (1997) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the possession or use of a code grabbing device; creating an offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1802 75-0 (1997) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the disposition of a juvenile who damages property with graffiti, to law enforcement records relating to a child who uses a graffiti tag, and to the criminal responsibility of a parent for a child's criminal mischief involving graffiti; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1886 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the inclusion by the juvenile justice information system of information on all offenses involving damage to property with graffiti. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
HB 94 74-0 (1995) Author: Kamel, Ted | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the use of deadly force in defense of a person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 107 74-0 (1995) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to the use of deadly force in defense of a person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 108 74-0 (1995) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 145 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Bob | et. al. Relating to the punishment of theft committed against elderly individuals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 167 74-0 (1995) Author: Corte, Frank | et. al. Relating to the ability to recover damages for injuries sustained after entering residential or business property with the intent to commit a felony or theft. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 248 74-0 (1995) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the civil liability of certain persons for a child's conduct that results in property damage or personal injury. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in subcommittee
HB 302 74-0 (1995) Author: Combs, Susan | et. al. Relating to the offense of criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 431 74-0 (1995) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the offense of theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 511 74-0 (1995) Author: Conley, Karyne Relating to offenses involving threats, retaliation, and destruction of community property in which the victim is a member of the actor's family. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 515 74-0 (1995) Author: Conley, Karyne Relating to offenses committed by an actor against a member of the actor's family or household or involving community property or property held pursuant to orders issued in a family law proceeding. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 523 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to stolen vehicle checkpoints near the Mexico border and the jurisdiction of a magistrate to hear a stolen property disposition hearing. House: Public Safety
Senate: International Relations, Trade & Technology
Effective immediately
HB 556 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Bob | et. al. Relating to the criminal offense of trespass on agricultural lands. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 576 74-0 (1995) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to theft by check, issuance of bad checks, and collection of processing fees for dishonored checks; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 703 74-0 (1995) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al. Relating to trespassing on the premises of a health care facility; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor Authorized
HB 711 74-0 (1995) Author: Moffat, Nancy Relating to the statute of limitations for actions for personal injury or death. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 961 74-0 (1995) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the punishment for the offense of deadly conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1074 74-0 (1995) Author: West, George Relating to the presumption for theft by check after the issuance of a stop payment order. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1534 74-0 (1995) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1562 74-0 (1995) Author: Combs, Susan Relating to authorizing the owner of livestock to protect that livestock from certain dangerous animals. House: Agriculture & Livestock Postponed
HB 1658 74-0 (1995) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to liability for theft committed by a child. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 1761 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the offense of theft of public library property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1801 74-0 (1995) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to the punishment for theft of certain pesticides. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 1821 74-0 (1995) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the offense of unauthorized use of a vehicle, removing a court-implied culpable mental state to that offense, and creating an affirmative defense to that offense; relating to the offense of tampering with identification numbers and creating a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1861 74-0 (1995) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to punishment for the offense of criminal mischief and certain civil consequences of engaging in criminal mischief. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Coauthor Authorized
HB 1894 74-0 (1995) Author: Holzheauser, Steve Relating to the offense of insurance claim fraud; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 1930 74-0 (1995) Author: Swinford, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the offense of theft of public library property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 1957 74-0 (1995) Author: Black, Layton | et. al.
Sponsor: Sims, Bill | et. al.
Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft of cattle, horses, sheep, swine, goats, exotic livestock, or exotic fowl. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 2030 74-0 (1995) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the ability of a county, state agency, or other fire suppression entity to recover the cost of furnishing fire protection for a negligently, recklessly, or intentionally set fire. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2199 74-0 (1995) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Relating to the prosecution for theft of certain pesticides. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2357 74-0 (1995) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to the responsibility of parents to provide compensation and reimbursement for expenses and damages to hotels caused by juvenile behavior, including delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2430 74-0 (1995) Author: Serna, Gilbert Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2484 74-0 (1995) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to the punishment for misdemeanor theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2503 74-0 (1995) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to prison inmate liability for destruction of property at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
SB 109 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the prevention of horse theft. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 199 74-0 (1995) Author: Sims, Bill | et. al. Relating to the criminal offense of trespass on agricultural lands. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 210 74-0 (1995) Author: Sims, Bill | et. al. Relating to the punishment of theft committed against elderly individuals. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 355 74-0 (1995) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the offense of insurance claim fraud; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 481 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to trespassing on the premises of a health care facility; providing a penalty. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 528 74-0 (1995) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Hunter, Bob | et. al.
Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 676 74-0 (1995) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard
Relating to the prosecution for theft of certain pesticides. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 689 74-0 (1995) Author: Sims, Bill | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft of cattle, horses, sheep, swine, or goats. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 693 74-0 (1995) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Gray, Patricia
Relating to prison inmate liability for destruction of property at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Laid on the table subject to call
SB 705 74-0 (1995) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to certain offenses and delinquent conduct involving motor vehicles, to the forfeiture of certain motor vehicles, and to the disposition of proceeds from the sale of forfeited motor vehicles. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 772 74-0 (1995) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to curbing the incidence of graffiti; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 919 74-0 (1995) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Place, Allen
Relating to reporting of stolen vehicles. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
SB 920 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the offense of theft of public library property. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1075 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al. Relating to a probable cause ruling by the Texas Ethics Commission concerning an offense involving a public servant's misuse of a thing of value belonging to the government or violation of a law relating to the public servant's office or employment; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1267 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John Relating to the presumption for theft by check and knowledge of issuance of a bad check. Senate: Criminal Justice Withdrawn from intent calendar
HB 28 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of discharging a firearm at a habitation, building, or vehicle. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 116 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Eddie
Relating to law enforcement efforts to prevent transportation of stolen vehicles and heavy equipment into Mexico and to prevent theft of vehicles and heavy equipment. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 137 73-0 (1993) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the offense of unauthorized use of a boat, airplane, or motor-propelled vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 288 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio, Eddie
Relating to criminal trespass on land where crops are grown. House: Agriculture & Wildlife Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 439 73-0 (1993) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 441 73-0 (1993) Author: Conley, Karyne Relating to offenses committed by an actor against the actor's spouse or a member of the actor's family or household, and to the definition of "owner" in the Penal Code. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 473 73-0 (1993) Author: Yarbrough, Ken | et. al. Relating to the use of deadly force in defense of a person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 608 73-0 (1993) Author: Black, Layton
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to the ownership, recovery, theft, and taxation of exotic livestock and exotic fowl, and to control of disease in exotic fowl; providing criminal penalties. House: Agriculture & Wildlife Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 658 73-0 (1993) Author: Finnell, Charles
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the prevention of horse theft. House: Agriculture & Wildlife Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on intent calendar
HB 783 73-0 (1993) Author: Counts, David
Sponsor: Lucio, Eddie
Relating to the powers and duties of the Automobile Theft Prevention Authority. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 972 73-0 (1993) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to the punishment for theft offenses committed against elderly individuals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
HB 1120 73-0 (1993) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offenses of discriminant victimization and institutional vandalism; allowing civil actions for those crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1179 73-0 (1993) Author: Hunter, Bob
Sponsor: Sims, Bill | et. al.
Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or burial objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: International & Cultural Relations
Senate: International Relations, Trade & Technology
Referred to special subcommittee
HB 1393 73-0 (1993) Author: Culberson, John Relating to the offense of the unauthorized use of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1534 73-0 (1993) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the disposition of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1777 73-0 (1993) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al. Relating to trespassing on the premises of a health care facility; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor Authorized
HB 1902 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to liability for theft committed by a child. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2112 73-0 (1993) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to asset forfeiture for certain property crimes committed against the elderly. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2379 73-0 (1993) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the theft of public assistance benefits obtained through the electronic benefits transfer system. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
SB 61 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the creation of the offense of discharging a firearm at a habitation, building, or vehicle. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 590 73-0 (1993) Author: Shelley, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Bailey, Kevin
Relating to the disposition of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
SB 692 73-0 (1993) Author: Ratliff, Bill Relating to the effect of the value of property on the punishment for certain offenses involving property. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 948 73-0 (1993) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to trespassing on the premises of a health care facility; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 1143 73-0 (1993) Author: Patterson, Jerry
Sponsor: Finnell, Charles
Relating to the prevention of horse theft. House: Agriculture & Wildlife Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 50 72-0 (1991) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Dickson, Temple
Relating to a defense to the offense of criminal trespass if the actor is a fire fighter or emergency medical services personnel acting in the lawful discharge of an official duty under exigent circumstances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 210 72-0 (1991) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to forfeiture of a motor vehicle used in drive-by shootings or burglary of automobiles. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 211 72-0 (1991) Author: Horn, Jim Relating to the offenses of burglary and criminal trespass and the punishments for those offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 313 72-0 (1991) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a coin-operated or coin collection machine. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 328 72-0 (1991) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the eligibility for probation, parole, or mandatory supervision of persons convicted of theft of a motor vehicle or unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 437 72-0 (1991) Author: Repp, Glenn Relating to civil liability of a person for injury to another person committing a felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 453 72-0 (1991) Author: Finnell, Charles Relating to the creation of presumptions for the prosecution of theft of oil field equipment. House: Energy Referred to subcommittee
HB 603 72-0 (1991) Author: Holzheauser, Steve Relating to the punishment for theft offenses committed against elderly individuals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 640 72-0 (1991) Author: Counts, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Eddie
Relating to the creation, powers, and duties of the Automobile Theft Prevention Authority. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 660 72-0 (1991) Author: McCollough, Parker Relating to tampering with or altering identification numbers on motor vehicles, equipment, or other property and to forging or tampering with governmental records; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Reported from s/c favorably with substitute
HB 790 72-0 (1991) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to the offenses of criminal trespass on school grounds and discharge or display of a firearm on school grounds. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 898 72-0 (1991) Author: McDonald, Nancy | et. al. Relating to the offense of criminal trespass on the premises of a health care facility. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor Authorized
HB 923 72-0 (1991) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to photographic evidence in theft cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1123 72-0 (1991) Author: Cuellar, Renato Relating to the establishment of an automobile theft prevention board. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1196 72-0 (1991) Author: Cavazos, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for certain criminal offenses involving theft, misapplication of fiduciary or other property, tampering with or fabricating physical evidence, bribery and corrupt influence, tampering with a governmental record, or violations of state insurance law. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1405 72-0 (1991) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to the seizure of property believed to be stolen. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1601 72-0 (1991) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to false reports of vehicle or boat theft; requiring restitution and providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1613 72-0 (1991) Author: Tallas, Jim Relating to the offense of criminal trespass on the premises of an electric generating plant or electric utility substation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1639 72-0 (1991) Author: Edwards, Al
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the offense of theft of service involving property held under a rental agreement. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Criminal Justice
Reported favorably with substitute
HB 1727 72-0 (1991) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the offense of unauthorized use of a boat, airplane, or motor-propelled vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1801 72-0 (1991) Author: Arnold, Bill
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to a holder in due course of a negotiable instrument as an "owner" for the purposes of the Penal Code, to the offense of making a false statement to obtain property or credit from a financial institution, and to the presumption for theft by check. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 1965 72-0 (1991) Author: Counts, David Relating to preventing the theft of horses; providing penalties. House: Agriculture & Livestock 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 2125 72-0 (1991) Author: Rangel, Irma Relating to the use of deadly force in defense of a person within a habitation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2251 72-0 (1991) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to civil liability for shoplifting and for the theft of shopping carts. House: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
HB 2324 72-0 (1991) Author: De La Garza, Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio, Eddie
Relating to criminal trespass on land where crops are grown. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to special subcommittee
HB 2449 72-0 (1991) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to the punishment for theft involving property with a value of $l00,000 or more or certain real property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2450 72-0 (1991) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to the punishment for certain offenses involving theft, misapplication of fiduciary or other property, or securities fraud. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2451 72-0 (1991) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to the period of limitation for the presentment of an indictment for fraud or a violation of The Securities Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2616 72-0 (1991) Author: Denton, Betty Relating to the creation of a motor vehicle theft inspection fund; the enforcement provisions for offenses involving theft of certain farm equipment; adding Texas Rangers; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 2732 72-0 (1991) Author: De La Garza, Eddie Relating to cooperation between the Department of Public Safety and local law enforcement officers to prevent motor vehicle theft. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2789 72-0 (1991) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the punishment applicable to certain offenses involving theft from a retail business. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2815 72-0 (1991) Author: Blair, Fred | et. al. Relating to the arrest of a person who commits the offense of criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence 1st Printing sent to Calendars
SB 4 72-0 (1991) Author: Montford, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Cavazos, Eddie | et. al.
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for certain criminal offenses. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 143 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Ovard, A.R.
Relating to the disposition of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
1st Printing sent to Calendars
SB 204 72-0 (1991) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to the purposes for which fees collected by prosecutors for processing worthless checks may be used and to the administration of the fund to which those fees are credited. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 391 72-0 (1991) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to places where weapons are prohibited; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 454 72-0 (1991) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the creation of the offenses of hate crime and institutional vandalism; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 562 72-0 (1991) Author: Lucio, Eddie Relating to the creation, powers, and duties of the Automobile Theft Prevention Authority. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 671 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the offense of criminal trespass on the premises of a health care facility. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 739 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the punishment for certain offenses involving theft, misapplication of fiduciary or other property, and securities fraud. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 740 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the period of limitation for the presentment of an indictment for fraud or a violation of The Securities Act. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 741 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the punishment for theft involving property with a value of $100,000 or more or certain real property. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1081 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to a holder in due course of a negotiable instrument as an "owner" for the purposes of the Penal Code, to the offense of making a false statement to obtain property or credit from a financial institution, and to the presemption for theft by check. Senate: Criminal Justice Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1088 72-0 (1991) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a coin-operated or coin collection machine. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1277 72-0 (1991) Author: Rosson, Peggy
Sponsor: McDonald, Nancy
Relating to the punishment for theft of property with intent to transport the property across an international boundary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 1279 72-0 (1991) Author: Rosson, Peggy Relating to enhancement of the offense of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. Senate: Criminal Justice Tabled in committee
SB 1288 72-0 (1991) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to creating the offense of violation of term of rental agreement; providing a penalty. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1525 72-0 (1991) Author: Dickson, Temple Relating to liability for theft committed by a child. Senate: Economic Development Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 93 72-1 (1991) Author: Blair, Fred Relating to the arrest of a person who commits the offense of criminal trespass on premises on which a multifamily residence building is located. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 5 72-3 (1992) Author: Counts, David Relating to finances of the Automobile Theft Prevention Authority; making appropriations. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 92 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Sam Relating to the forfeiture of certain property related to the commission of a felony offense and to the creation of a criminal offense relating to contraband. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 222 71-0 (1989) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to a requirement that a judgment in a criminal case state the amount of monetary damages sustained by a victim of a property offense as a result of the offense and that the court order the defendant to pay... House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported from s/c fav. w/o amdt(s)
HB 439 71-0 (1989) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Dickson, Temple
Relating to a defense to the offense of criminal trespass if the actor is a peace officer or fire fighter acting in the lawful discharge of an official duty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 486 71-0 (1989) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to the creation of the offense of arson of open-space land. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 521 71-0 (1989) Author: Carter, Bill | et. al. Relating to photographic evidence in theft cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 524 71-0 (1989) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al.
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to punishment for the offense of theft if the property stolen is a firearm. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 736 71-0 (1989) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal trespass committed in a shelter center. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 802 71-0 (1989) Author: Shelley, Dan | et. al. Relating to the disposition of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1028 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Terral
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the offense of theft of service involving property held under a rental agreement. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Criminal Justice
Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 1184 71-0 (1989) Author: Richardson, Bob
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the offense of burglary of a habitation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Tagged in committee
HB 1612 71-0 (1989) Author: Conley, Karyne Relating to offenses involving threats, retaliation, and destruction of community property, in regard to which a family member of the actor is a victim of the offense. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HB 1777 71-0 (1989) Author: Wolens, Steven | et. al.
Sponsor: Washington, Craig
Relating to punishment for certain offenses concerning tangible property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 1835 71-0 (1989) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the theft of equipment used primarily for farming or ranching operations; making appropriations. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 2141 71-0 (1989) Author: Robnett, Nolan Relating to forcible entry and detainer. House: Business & Commerce Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 2832 71-0 (1989) Author: McDonald, Nancy | et. al. Relating to criminal trespass in a health care facility; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Pending in committee
SB 12 71-0 (1989) Author: Sims, Bill
Sponsor: Junell, Robert
Relating to the creation of the offense of arson of open-space land; providing penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 22 71-0 (1989) Author: Washington, Craig | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of hate crime and the offense of institutional vandalism; allowing civil action for such crimes and requiring reports of such crimes. Senate: Criminal Justice Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SB 32 71-0 (1989) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to the creation of the offense of criminal trespass onto property from state water or a bed under state water. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Criminal Justice
Pending in committee
SB 50 71-0 (1989) Author: Leedom, John
Sponsor: Ovard, A.R.
Relating to the punishment for burglary of coin-operated or coin collection devices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Withdrawn from calendar
SB 130 71-0 (1989) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to photographic evidence in theft cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Reported favorably with substitute
SB 322 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Shelley, Dan
Relating to the disposition of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 561 71-0 (1989) Author: Haley, Bill Relating to the creation of the offenses of arson of open-space land and arson of a forest. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 571 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Collazo, Jr., Frank
Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal trespass committed in a shelter center. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 678 71-0 (1989) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the notice required after certain property is damaged; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 789 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Laney, James
Relating to the creation of the offense of interference with railroad property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 902 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Jones, Delwin
Relating to the disposition of property purchased by a law enforcement agency from a person investigated by the law enforcement agency as part of an investigation into illegal sales of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1289 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E. | et. al.
Sponsor: Robnett, Nolan
Relating to forcible entry and detainer. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 1395 71-0 (1989) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to identification requirements regarding certain transactions involving the sale or pawning of personal property, and to certain presumptions in the prosecution of theft offenses involving the receipt.... House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Economic Development
Posting rule suspended
SB 1618 71-0 (1989) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to the theft of equipment used primarily for farming or ranching operations; making appropriations. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1633 71-0 (1989) Author: Dickson, Temple Relating to offenses committed by an actor against the actor's spouse or a member of the actor's family or household, and to the definition of "owner" in the Penal Code. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1685 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Cavazos, Eddie
Relating to the misapplication of property by persons engaged in the business of insurance and the venue for criminal prosecution of persons engaged in the business of insurance; providing criminal penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1736 71-0 (1989) Author: Washington, Craig | et. al. Relating to criminal trespass in a health care facility; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 36 71-1 (1989) Author: Jones, Delwin Relating to the disposition of property purchased by a law enforcement agency from a person investigated by the law enforcement agency as part of an investigation into illegal sales of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 103 71-1 (1989) Author: Wolens, Steven
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to punishment for property damage to places of worship or certain community centers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 7 71-1 (1989) Author: Leedom, John Relating to the punishment for burglary of coin-operated or coin collection devices. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 62 70-0 (1987) Author: Tallas, Jim Relating to the offense of tampering with identification numbers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 271 70-0 (1987) Author: Kubiak, L.B. Relating to the offense of issuing bad checks in pursuance of a scheme or continuing course of conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 308 70-0 (1987) Author: Johnson, Cliff Relating to an assessment of damages against inmates of the Texas Department of Corrections for destruction of property belonging to the department. House: Corrections Laid on the table
HB 321 70-0 (1987) Author: Guerrero, Lena Relating to the creation of and punishment for an offense concerning American Indian burial remains and funerary objects. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 335 70-0 (1987) Author: Richardson, Bob
Sponsor: Parmer, Hugh
Relating to the offense of burglary of a habitation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Failed to receive affirmative vote
HB 352 70-0 (1987) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to certain presumptions relating to theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 456 70-0 (1987) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to a defense to the offense of criminal trespass if the actor is a peace officer or fire fighter acting in the lawful discharge of an official duty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported from s/c favorably w/amdt(s)
HB 512 70-0 (1987) Author: Riley, Randall
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the offense of theft of service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Record vote
HB 534 70-0 (1987) Author: Tallas, Jim
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the offense of tampering with identification numbers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Record vote
HB 587 70-0 (1987) Author: Stiles, Mark
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal mischief if the property damaged, destroyed, or tampered with belongs to the state and the actor commits the offense while confined in the Texas Department of Corrections. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Reported favorably with substitute
HB 778 70-0 (1987) Author: Culberson, John Relating to the punishment for the offenses of theft and of theft of service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 973 70-0 (1987) Author: Wolens, Steven
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to punishment for certain offenses involving leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 1132 70-0 (1987) Author: Earley, Robert Relating to the offense of promoting and participating in an endless chain scheme. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 1275 70-0 (1987) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the offense of burglary of coin-operated or coin collection machines. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1313 70-0 (1987) Author: Morales, Dan Relating to the creation of offenses involving the collection of an unlawful debt or pattern of conduct involving unlawful acts; providing for the forfeiture of certain property related to or derived from the collection of an unlawful debt or a pattern of conduct involving unlawful acts, and for procedures related to that forfeiture; providing injunctive and other relief in connection with prohibited activity; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1359 70-0 (1987) Author: Cain, David Relating to the offense of hindering secured creditors. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 1441 70-0 (1987) Author: Perry, Rick Relating to a limitation on certain motor vehicle rental charges; providing a penalty. House: Business & Commerce Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1450 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the disposition of lost and found property; providing a penalty. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HB 1763 70-0 (1987) Author: Culberson, John Relating to the creation of the offense of theft of a computer program. House: Science & Technology 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1939 70-0 (1987) Author: Tallas, Jim
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the removal or alteration of serial numbers on tractors, farm implements, or special mobile equipment; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 2048 70-0 (1987) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the offense of attaching a bumper sticker to a vehicle without the owner's or operator's permission. House: Transportation Pending in committee
HB 2193 70-0 (1987) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Anderson, Richard
Relating to adoption of the Uniform Fraudulent Transfer Act, governing fraudulent transfers of assets and fraudulent obligations. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 5 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Johnson, Cliff
Relating to an assessment of damages against inmates of the Texas Department of Corrections for destruction of property belonging to the department. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 101 70-0 (1987) Author: Leedom, John Relating to the punishment for theft accomplished by removing the property appropriated through a fire escape or other emergency exit. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Special Subcommittee
SB 102 70-0 (1987) Author: Leedom, John
Sponsor: Johnson, Sam
Relating to creating an offense for damaging or disabling a fire exit alarm. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 114 70-0 (1987) Author: Leedom, John
Sponsor: Johnson, Sam
Relating to the punishment applicable to certain offenses involving theft from a retail business. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 152 70-0 (1987) Author: Glasgow, Bob
Sponsor: Parker, Jim
Relating to the disposition of stolen property when a criminal action is not pending. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
SB 269 70-0 (1987) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Evans, Charles
Adopting the Texas Theft Liability Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
SB 343 70-0 (1987) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Polumbo, Anthony
Relating to the offense of criminal trespass and providing a defense to prosecution for peace officers and fire fighters acting in the lawful discharge of an official duty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 428 70-0 (1987) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the offense of theft of service. Senate: Jurisprudence Record vote
SB 463 70-0 (1987) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to civil damages on dishonor of a check and the offense of issuance of a bad check. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Special Subcommittee
SB 503 70-0 (1987) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to the offense of burglary of a habitation. Senate: Criminal Justice Postponed in committee
SB 544 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the offense of tampering with identification numbers. Senate: Criminal Justice Laid on table in committee
SB 701 70-0 (1987) Author: Washington, Craig
Sponsor: Evans, Larry
Relating to the offense of burglary of coin-operated or coin collection machines. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 711 70-0 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the prosecution for the offense of issuance of a bad check and the effect of that prosecution on other prosecutions. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1152 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Granoff, Al
Relating to the offense of reproduction for sale of a sound recording without the owner's consent and without disclosing the origin of the recording, and to the disposition of certain simulated property forfeited to the state. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Economic Development
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1356 70-0 (1987) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to the creation of offenses involving the collection of an unlawful debt or a pattern of conduct involving unlawful acts; providing for the forfeiture of certain property related to or derived from the collection of an unlawful debt or a pattern of conduct involving unlawful acts, and for procedures related to that forfeiture; providing injunctive and other relief in connection with prohibited activity; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1457 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the misapplication of certain construction funds held in trust and criminal penalties for such misapplication. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 46 70-2 (1987) Author: Cain, David Relating to the offense of hindering secured creditors. House: Business & Commerce Pending in committee
HB 95 69-0 (1985) Author: Hudson, David
Sponsor: Howard, Ed
Relating to the aggregation of amounts involved in the offense of criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
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HB 102 69-0 (1985) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to probation and deferred adjudication as sentencing alternatives for persons convicted of or charged with certain offenses committed during a disaster. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 171 69-0 (1985) Author: Martinez, Roman Relating to the classification of theft of trade secrets and certain fraud offenses on the basis of the amount of pecuniary loss to another as a result of the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 193 69-0 (1985) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the creation of offenses involving breach of computer security. House: Science & Technology Referred to Science & Technology
HB 194 69-0 (1985) Author: Connelly, Barry Relating to the creation of offenses involving computers. House: Science & Technology No action taken in subcommittee
HB 206 69-0 (1985) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to a defense to the offense of criminal trespass if the actor is a peace officer or firefighter acting in the lawful discharge of an official duty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 220 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Terral
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to the creation of an offense of the fraudulent use of a debit card. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 246 69-0 (1985) Author: Hill, Anita Relating to the damages on dishonor of a check. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 441 69-0 (1985) Author: Patronella, David Relating to the use of deadly force to prevent or terminate an unlawful entry into a dwelling place. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 485 69-0 (1985) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the offenses of use and manufacture, sale, or distribution of devices used to intercept, descramble, or decode subscription television transmissions and cable television services, the offense of making or maintaining an unauthorized cable connection, and to civil actions related to those offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 681 69-0 (1985) Author: Patronella, David Relating to the punishment for the offense of making a false statement to obtain property or credit. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 796 69-0 (1985) Author: Gilley, Smith Relating to the creation of criminal offenses for using or investing income from organized crime or the collection of unlawful debt and for acquiring, maintaining, or conducting an enterprise through organized crime or the collection of an unlawful debt; providing investigative, injunctive, and forfeiture procedures and civil liability relating to those offenses; and revising procedures relating to the forfeiture of certain contraband. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 799 69-0 (1985) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to the penalty for theft of a motor vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 827 69-0 (1985) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the offense of expending funds obtained in violation of the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 901 69-0 (1985) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to the penalty for misapplying certain construction funds held in trust. House: Judicial Affairs Reported from s/c favorably w/sub.
HB 1365 69-0 (1985) Author: Luna, Gregory
Sponsor: Krier, Cynthia
Relating to certain presumptions in the prosecution of theft offenses. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Criminal Justice
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HB 1391 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Carlyle
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to venue for prosecution of unauthorized use of vehicle offenses; adding Article 13.23 to Chapter 13, Code of Criminal Procedure, 1965. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 1485 69-0 (1985) Author: Evans, Charles
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Regulating to certain legislative records, communications, and information; providing penalties. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1617 69-0 (1985) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to certain presumptions relating to theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported from s/c favorably w/sub.
HB 1692 69-0 (1985) Author: Garcia, Orlando Relating to the criminal offenses of theft and theft of services by stopping payment on a check or certain sight orders. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1765 69-0 (1985) Author: Hill, Anita Relating to the punishment for issuance of a bad check and the jurisdiction of municipal courts. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1849 69-0 (1985) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the offense of issuance of a bad check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 2014 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the misapplication of property by a person who holds the property as a fiduciary; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2103 69-0 (1985) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the creation of offenses involving computers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2140 69-0 (1985) Author: Cain, David Relating to the punishment for the offense of hindering a secured creditor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 2141 69-0 (1985) Author: Cain, David Relating to the period of limitation applicable to a prosecution for misapplication of fiduciary property or property of a financial institution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2305 69-0 (1985) Author: Haley, Bill
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to information concerning motor vehicle theft and motor vehicle insurance fraud. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
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SB 29 69-0 (1985) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to the creation of the offense of burglary of a habitation at nighttime and the punishment and sentencing for that offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 30 69-0 (1985) Author: Parmer, Hugh
Sponsor: Williamson, Richard
Relating to the elements of the offense of theft, evidence admissible in the prosecution of the offense, character of stolen property, and defenses that are unavailable to the defendant in the prosecution of the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
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SB 38 69-0 (1985) Author: Sarpalius, Bill Relating to challenging potential jurors for cause on grounds of certain misdemeanor theft convictions or accusations. Senate: Criminal Justice Record vote
SB 72 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Connelly, Barry
Relating to the creation of offenses involving computers; providing penalties and an affirmative defense. House: Science & Technology
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 152 69-0 (1985) Author: Montford, John Relating to defenses to prosecution for the offense of criminal trespass. Senate: Jurisprudence Removed from local & uncontested cal.
SB 194 69-0 (1985) Author: Montford, John Relating to the creation of offenses involving computers. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
SB 294 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to a defense to prosecution for criminal trespass. Senate: Jurisprudence Postponed in committee
SB 427 69-0 (1985) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the use of a photograph of stolen property as evidence in a criminal case and to certain rights of discovery and inspection. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
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SB 432 69-0 (1985) Author: Glasgow, Bob
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the disposition of stolen property when a criminal action is not pending. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 441 69-0 (1985) Author: Howard, Ed Relating to the aggregation of amounts involved in the offense of criminal mischief. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 459 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to the regulation of securities; providing penalties. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 577 69-0 (1985) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to the protection of endangered, threatened, or protected plants; authorizing certain fees; providing penalties. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
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SB 889 69-0 (1985) Author: Montford, John Relating to the creation of criminal offenses for using or investing income from organized crime or the collection of an unlawful debt and for acquiring, maintaining, or conducting and enterprise through organized crime or the collection of an unlawful debt; providing investigative, injunctive, and forfeiture procedures and civil liability relating to those offenses; and revising procedures relating to the forfeiture of certain contraband. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1041 69-0 (1985) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the use of deadly force to prevent or terminate an unlawful entry into a dwelling place. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1189 69-0 (1985) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to information concerning motor vehicle theft and motor vehicle insurance fraud. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1205 69-0 (1985) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the offense of issuance of a bad check. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1280 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to civil liabilities of the owner of a sign for trespasses on the premises of another; defining trespasses. House: State Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1482 69-0 (1985) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to venue for trial of unauthorized use of vehicle offenses; adding Article 13.23 to Chapter 13, Code of Criminal Procedure, 1965, as amended; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 130 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the offense of terroristic threat. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 171 68-0 (1983) Author: Hanna, Joe
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the elements and punishment of offenses related to oil and gas equipment and the inspection of businesses dealing in used oil and gas equipment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 193 68-0 (1983) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the creation of offenses involving computers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on daily Major State Calendar
HB 252 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to appeals from justice court in actions for forcible entry and detainer. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HB 498 68-0 (1983) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to a defense to prosecution for criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 530 68-0 (1983) Author: Peveto, Wayne Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a coin-operated machine. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 531 68-0 (1983) Author: Peveto, Wayne Relating to the creation of the offense of entry into a coin-operated machine with the intent to steal and the punishment for the possession of certain criminal instruments. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 548 68-0 (1983) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the effect of the value of property or service stolen, damaged, or destroyed on the penalty imposed for theft, theft of service, or criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 692 68-0 (1983) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to increasing the penalties for evading arrest when the actor evades recklessly, causing bodily injury, or causes property damage while committing the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 801 68-0 (1983) Author: Messer, Bill Relating to the classification of theft offenses on the basis of the value of the property or service stolen. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
HB 826 68-0 (1983) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the classification of criminal mischief offenses on the basis of the value of the property damaged or destroyed and the classification of theft offenses on the basis of the value of the property or service stolen. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
HB 954 68-0 (1983) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Relating to criminal trespass on land where crops are grown. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken
HB 1105 68-0 (1983) Author: Watson, Ed Relating to a defense to a prosecution for reckless conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1328 68-0 (1983) Author: Kemp, Hill Relating to the forfeiture and disposition of certain property related to the theft of oil and gas. House: Energy Referred to subcommittee
HB 1377 68-0 (1983) Author: Shea, Gwyn Relating to providing for mandatory restitution to victims of property crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1420 68-0 (1983) Author: Schoolcraft, Alan
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to proceedings on offenses regarding certificates of title to motor vehicles. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1486 68-0 (1983) Author: Robnett, Nolan Relating to the use of a photograph of stolen property as evidence in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on daily Major State Calendar
HB 1548 68-0 (1983) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to the application of the motor vehicle sales tax to vehicles lost, stolen, destroyed, or repossessed and to refunds of certain taxes paid on those vehicles. House: Ways & Means Postponed
HB 1666 68-0 (1983) Author: Robinson, Phyllis Relating to the classification of misdemeanor criminal mischief offenses on the basis of the value of the property damaged or destroyed and the classification of misdemeanor theft offenses on the basis of the value of the property or service stolen. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1757 68-0 (1983) Author: Shea, Gwyn Relating to motor vehicle insurance and motor vehicle theft reporting. House: Insurance Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
HB 1814 68-0 (1983) Author: Martinez, Roman Relating to the classification of theft of services and certain fraud offenses on the basis of the amount of pecuniary loss to another as a result of the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor authorized
HB 1849 68-0 (1983) Author: Messer, Bill
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to fraud in a transaction involving real estate or stock in a corporation or joint stock company. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Economic Development
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HB 2054 68-0 (1983) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the taking of commercial or sports fishing boats, fishing equipment, and aquatic resources; providing penalties. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Testimony taken
SB 283 68-0 (1983) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Smith, Terral
Relating to the effect of the value of property or service stolen, damaged, or destroyed on the penalty imposed for theft, theft of service, or criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 305 68-0 (1983) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the creation of the offense of entry into a coin-operated machine with the intent to steal and the punishment for the possession of certain criminal instruments. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 539 68-0 (1983) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to criminal trespass; defining the minimum fine for an offense defined as a Class A misdemeanor. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
SB 542 68-0 (1983) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to a defense to prosecution for criminal trespass. Senate: Jurisprudence Record vote
SB 753 68-0 (1983) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the refund of motor vehicle sales tax for lost, stolen, or destroyed vehicles and repossessions and declaring an emergency. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 885 68-0 (1983) Author: Montford, John Relating to procedures for offenses regarding certificates of title to motor vehicles. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on Transportation
SB 1009 68-0 (1983) Author: Montford, John Relating to the elements and punishment of offenses related to oil and gas equipment and the inspection of businesses dealing in used oil and gas equipment. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 1035 68-0 (1983) Author: Sharp, John Relating to the classification of misdemeanor criminal mischief offenses on the basis of the value of the property damaged or destroyed and the classification of misdemeanor theft offenses on the basis of the value of the property or service stolen. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 1135 68-0 (1983) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to providing for mandatory restitution to victims of property crimes. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 1160 68-0 (1983) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to the creation of the offense of burglary of a habitation at nighttime and the punishment and sentencing for that offense. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
SB 1162 68-0 (1983) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to the offense of theft when committed by a person who appropriates property that he knows or believes is stolen. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 1343 68-0 (1983) Author: Montford, John Relating to fraud in a transaction involving real estate or stock in a corporation or joint stock company. Senate: Economic Development No action taken
SB 1416 68-0 (1983) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the theft of certain equipment, resources, and products from commercial or sports fishing boats or from water; providing penalties. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
HB 26 68-2 (1984) Author: Hudson, David Relating to the aggregation of amounts involved in the offense of criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 104 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the measure of damages that may be recovered in certain cases of fraud. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 129 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to searches of private residences by employees or agents of public utilities. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 557 67-0 (1981) Author: Messer, Bill Relating to the disposition of illegally acquired property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor authorized
HB 688 67-0 (1981) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to arrests for the offense of criminal trespass and enhanced punishment in certain cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor authorized
HB 717 67-0 (1981) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 724 67-0 (1981) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to the offense of criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor authorized
HB 813 67-0 (1981) Author: Keese, Bill Relating to the classification of misdemeanor theft offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 927 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Carlyle
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to the punishment for the offense of arson. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 1077 67-0 (1981) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to theft, robbery or burglary of a pharmacy or drug dispensary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Postponed
HB 1147 67-0 (1981) Author: Browder, Larry Relating to the elements of and punishment for the offense of issuance of a bad check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
HB 1360 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the creation of an offense of the unauthorized use of a telephone. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Postponed
HB 1516 67-0 (1981) Author: Jones, Neal T. Relating to the penalty for theft of equipment designed for use in exploration for or production of natural gas or crude petroleum oil. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1601 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the offense of theft of a service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1683 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the arrest of a person believed to have committed a theft and the disposition of the stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1940 67-0 (1981) Author: Jones, Neal T. Relating to the effect of a failure to perform a promise on the offense of theft of service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
HB 1965 67-0 (1981) Author: Schoolcraft, Alan
Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
Relating to the penalty for certain theft offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 2239 67-0 (1981) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the penalty for the offense of criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2266 67-0 (1981) Author: Hill, Gerald Relating to presumptions involving sale or purchase of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2310 67-0 (1981) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Relating to certain claims for damages for injury, death, or property damage. House: Employment Practices
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to subcommittee
SB 211 67-0 (1981) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to tampering with equipment of or the unauthorized procuring, diversion, or use of services of public communication, public transportation, public water, gas, power supply, telecommunications, or other public service and the unauthorized use or manufacture, sale, or distribution to aid in the unauthorized use of subscription television decoding and interception devices; providing criminal and civil penalties and enforcement procedures. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 295 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the punishment for the offense of arson. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 304 67-0 (1981) Author: Wilson, John
Sponsor: Messer, Bill
Relating to the disposition of illegally acquired property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 372 67-0 (1981) Author: Glasgow, Bob
Sponsor: Jones, Neal T.
Relating to the penalty for theft of combustible hydrocarbon natural or synthetic natural gas, crude petroleum oil, or equipment designed for use in exploration for or production of natural gas or crude petroleum oil. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 407 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the eligibility for probation of persons convicted of burglary of a habitation. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
SB 468 67-0 (1981) Author: Sarpalius, Bill | et. al. Relating to elements of and punishment for criminal trespass. Senate: Jurisprudence Coauthor authorized
SB 669 67-0 (1981) Author: Meier, Bill Relating to the classification of misdemeanor theft offenses. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably with amendments
SB 678 67-0 (1981) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to a presumption of theft of equipment designed for use in exploration for or production of natural gas or crude petroleum oil. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 679 67-0 (1981) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to the penalty for theft of natural gas or crude petroleum oil. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 1135 67-0 (1981) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to amending Acts by adding certain exceptions as to who are fiduciaries. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
SR 679 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Directing the Committee on State Affairs to study the problems of convenience store robberies. Senate: State Affairs
SR 8 67-1 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Directing the Senate Jurisprudence Committee to study the effectiveness, application and enforcement of provisions of Penal Code relating to false imprisonment, kidnapping, aiding suicide and theft. Senate: Jurisprudence
SR 9 67-1 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Directing the Senate Jurisprudence Committee to study the problem of convenience store robberies. Senate: Jurisprudence
HB 6 66-0 (1979) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to the offense of arson, criminal mischief, reckless damage or destruction of property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 505 66-0 (1979) Author: Hill, Danny Relating to the offenses of arson and criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 699 66-0 (1979) Author: Donaldson, Jerry "Nub" Relating to the penalty for making a false statement to obtain credit. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 909 66-0 (1979) Author: Hendricks, Bob Relating to a criminal offense of theft by coin-operated machine. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 1083 66-0 (1979) Author: Hernandez, Joe Relating to the offense of theft, clarifying ambiguities and inconsistencies, re-enacting subdivision. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1354 66-0 (1979) Author: Crawford, Bo Relating to the criminal offense of theft of service. House: State Affairs Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 1408 66-0 (1979) Author: Caraway, Bill Relating to possession and disposition of a vehicle or vehicle part the identification of which has been altered or removed. House: Transportation Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 1527 66-0 (1979) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to a presumption involving bad checks delivered by mail. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1557 66-0 (1979) Author: Hall, Lanny
Sponsor: Andujar, Betty
Relating to the elements of and penalties for a criminal offense involving the issuance of certain colored checks or sight orders that are not subject to microfilming or other reproduction. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 1780 66-0 (1979) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to the punishment for terroristic threats, trespass, and false alarms or reports when a electric generating plant or an electric utility substation is involved. House: Energy Resources Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 1791 66-0 (1979) Author: Close, G.R. "Bob" Relating to security measures to prevent theft from hotel rooms and liability for and insurance coverage of losses resulting from theft from hotel rooms. House: Business & Industry Referred to Committee on Business and Industry
SB 116 66-0 (1979) Author: Meier, Bill
Sponsor: Nabers, Lynn
Relating to the criminal offense of tampering with identification markings on personal property or possession of property on which those markings have been tampered with; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 176 66-0 (1979) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Crawford, Bo
Defining certain terms and relating to the criminal offense of theft of service. House: State Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Placed on daily General State Calendar
SB 254 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Smith, Carlyle
Relating to the definition of "vehicle" and the offense of arson. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 440 66-0 (1979) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to the offense of theft, clarifying ambiguities and inconsistencies. Senate: Jurisprudence Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
SB 826 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Caraway, Bill
Relating to possession, sale, or offering for sale and to disposition of vehicle or vehicle part the identification of which has been altered or removed. House: Transportation
Senate: Jurisprudence
Withdrawn from calendar
SB 952 66-0 (1979) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to the offense of terroristic threat and to the punishment for that offense and for trespass and false alarms or reports. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 1223 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to protection of convenience store workers; providing penalties. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee unfavorably
HB 74 65-0 (1977) Author: Head, Fred Relating to the penalty for issuance of a bad check or similar sight order. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 528 65-0 (1977) Author: Bryant, John W. Relating to penalties for hindering secured creditors. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor authorized
HB 700 65-0 (1977) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Sponsor: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Relating to the punishment of persons using or possessing, and to the seizure and disposition of, illegal nets, seines, trawls, traps, and other devices used for catching aquatic life. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 847 65-0 (1977) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to a presumption under certain circumstances that a person obtains or exercises control over used or secondhand personal property knowing it to have been stolen. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 877 65-0 (1977) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to theft of rental services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 905 65-0 (1977) Author: Bryant, John W.
Sponsor: Braecklein, Bill
Relating to the return of stolen property to the rightful owner when no criminal trial is pending. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days
HB 1071 65-0 (1977) Author: Watson, Ed Relating to the authority of employees of the Parks and Wildlife Department to serve arrest warrants for investigate violations of criminal trespass. House: Environmental Affairs Referred to Subcommittee on Pollution Control
HB 1087 65-0 (1977) Author: Powers, Pike Relating to misuse of rental linens or garments and their accessories; providing penalties. House: Business & Industry Referred to subcommittee
HB 1181 65-0 (1977) Author: Bock II, Bennie
Sponsor: Traeger, John
To be known as teh "Texas Caverns Protection Act"; relating to the defacing, damaging, and polluting of caves; the sale of spelothems; excavations; and providing penalties. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1182 65-0 (1977) Author: Bock II, Bennie Relating to suits against a thief; providing additional liability for the parent of a child who commits a theft; allowing certain photographic evidence. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1318 65-0 (1977) Author: Nabers, Lynn Relating to the penalties for hindering a secured creditor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 1341 65-0 (1977) Author: Donaldson, Jerry "Nub" Relating to the penalty for making a false statement to obtain property on credit. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Administration
Referred to Committee on Administration
HB 1704 65-0 (1977) Author: Bigham, John R. Relating to the disposition of personal property in the possession of law enforcement athorities. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1819 65-0 (1977) Author: Cartwright, Donald Relating to the offenses of arson, criminal mischief, and false alarms; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1870 65-0 (1977) Author: Lewis, Gibson Relating to the kinds of services subject to the presumption of intent to avoid payment in the offense of theft of service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 35 65-0 (1977) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to the liability of parents of other persons having the duty of control and reasonable discipline of a child for the value of property taken by the child. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Civil Matters
SB 36 65-0 (1977) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to the admissibility of photographs of stolen property. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Criminal Matters
SB 102 65-0 (1977) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the issuance of duplicates state warrants under certain circumstances and to disposition by certain entities of a stolen warrant or warrant on which the payee's endorsement has been forged. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
90 Day Bill
SB 118 65-0 (1977) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to providing civil liability, extraordinary damages, and attorney's fees in a suit against a thief to recover the value of the stolen property. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Civil Matters
SB 246 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the elements of certain criminal offenses and the authorized panalties for certain criminal offenses. Senate: Jurisprudence Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
SB 309 65-0 (1977) Author: Braecklein, Bill
Sponsor: Bryant, John W.
Relating to return of stolen property under to the rightful owner or the person who has the superior right to possession when no criminal trial is pending. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Calendars
SB 310 65-0 (1977) Author: Braecklein, Bill
Sponsor: Ceverha, Bill
Relating to a presumption that a person engaged in the business of buying or selling or lending money on certain personal property deposited with im who receives or appropriates the property under certain circumstances and without obtaining and keeping certain information knows that the property has been stolen. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
90 Day Bill
SB 489 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to theft of rental services and providing for presumption of intent to avoid payment under certain circumstances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
90 Day Bill
SB 568 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the offense of starting a fire or causing an explosion with intent to destroy or damage insured property. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Criminal Matters
SB 619 65-0 (1977) Author: Traeger, John
Sponsor: Powers, Pike
Relating to misuse of rental linens or garments and their accessories; providing penalties; providing for aggregation of amounts involved in certain circumstances. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Calendars
SB 866 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Cartwright, Donald
Relating to the offenses of arson, criminal mischief, and false alarms; defining an offense relating to causing a fire or explosion under certain circumstances; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1184 64-0 (1975) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Enlarging the definition of "notice" as contained in said section. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 1798 64-0 (1975) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to providing a presumption under certain circumstances that a person obtains or excercises control over used or secondhand personal property knowing it to have been stolen. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2007 64-0 (1975) Author: Mattox, Jim Relating to the offense of burglary of a vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 2010 64-0 (1975) Author: Mattox, Jim Relating to the punishment for burglary of a habitation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 2046 64-0 (1975) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to seizure and forfeiture of motor vehicles used or intended for use to transport property acquired by theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 106 64-0 (1975) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the recovery of treble actual damages from certain persons in possession of property unlawfully acquired or concealed and other persons participating in the unlawful conduct; prescribing certain rules of evidence and venue in cases brought under this Act; providing an affirmative defense; prohibiting use of defendant's testimony in a subsequent criminal proceeding. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from subcommittee favorably
SB 131 64-0 (1975) Author: Meier, Bill Relating to the use of force in making an arrest or executing a search. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Rules suspended
SB 132 64-0 (1975) Author: Meier, Bill Redefining the term "obtain" and relating to the punishment for theft. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Criminal Matters
SB 422 64-0 (1975) Author: Meier, Bill Amending Penal Code to provide for offense of theft of service when person holds rented motor vehicle beyond time period for which it was initially contracted without proper notification. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1013 64-0 (1975) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to the issuance of a worthless check. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
HB 110 63-0 (1973) Author: Kaster, James J. Making it a crime to commit a crime of violence against the person or property of another without having first notified the victim of his intent to commit the crime and of the victim's rights; providing penalties; amending Title 19, Penal Code of Texas, 1925, as amended, by adding Chapter 20; and declaring an emergency. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 227 63-0 (1973) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to the breaking and entering of a private residence at night; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 241 63-0 (1973) Author: Allred, Dave Repealing statute relating to theft of wool, mohair, or edible meat. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 342 63-0 (1973) Author: Hoestenbach, John Relating to admissibility of evidence in a prosecution for receiving stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Sent to Calendar Committee
HB 434 63-0 (1973) Author: Clark, Jim Relating to the sale, reproduction to sell and possession of original designs, drawings, posters and books that are reproduced without the consent of the owner; providing penalties for violation; and declaring an emergency. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 633 63-0 (1973) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Relating to the limits on value of property for felony and misdemeanor theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1155 63-0 (1973) Author: Rosson, Renal B. Relating to providing a presumption that a person knowingly receives or conceals stolen property under certain circumstances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1201 63-0 (1973) Author: Semos, Chris V.
Sponsor: Braecklein, Bill
Relating to fraudulently obtaining telecommunications services; providing penalties; and declaring an emergency. House: Transportation Signed by the Governor
HB 1205 63-0 (1973) Author: Wieting, Leroy J. Relating to the penalty for conviction of a violation of the "hot check" law under certain circumstances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1616 63-0 (1973) Author: Cole, James D. Relating to the theft of cable television services; amending the Penal Code of Texas, 1925, by adding Article 1555d; and declaring an emergency. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
SB 19 63-0 (1973) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to the receiving of stolen property. Senate: Jurisprudence Subcommittee hearing date
SB 246 63-0 (1973) Author: Hightower, Jack Relating to the admissibility of evidence in a prosecution for receiving stolen property. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 354 63-0 (1973) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to breaking and entering a private residence at night; providing a penalty. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 621 63-0 (1973) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to the protection of charitable donation collection boxes from theft; defining an offense and providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 669 63-0 (1973) Author: Braecklein, Bill Relating to fraudulently obtaining telecommunications services; providing penalties. Senate: Human Resources Sent to subcommittee
SB 696 63-0 (1973) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to assaults and assault and battery by persons using or exhibiting firearms and additional penalties for persons who use or exhibit a firearm during the commission of certain offenses; providing for imprisonment without probation or parole in those instances; increasing the maximum sentences for murder without malice and assault to commit murder with malice to life imprisonment; increasing the minimum sentence for murder with malice to 20 years. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 767 63-0 (1973) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the recovery of treble actual damages from certain persons in possession of property unlawfully acquired or concealed and other persons participating in the unlawful conduct; prescribing certain rules of evidence and venue in cases brought under this Act; providing an affirmative defense; prohibiting use of defendant's testimony in a subsequent criminal proceeding; and declaring an emergency. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HB 160 62-0 (1971) Author: Golman, Joe H. | et. al. Relating to providing a presumption that a person knowingly receives or conceals stolen property under certain circumstances.
HB 167 62-0 (1971) Author: Golman, Joe H. | et. al. Relating to increasing the minimum penalty for robbery.
HB 208 62-0 (1971) Author: Cavness, Don Relating to trepass without consent on private property.
HB 240 62-0 (1971) Author: Lombardino, Frank Realting to the breaking and entering of a private residence at night; providing a penalty.
HB 319 62-0 (1971) Author: Golman, Joe H. Relating to vagrancy.
HB 376 62-0 (1971) Author: Sherman, W.C. "Bud" Relating to making it a felony to transport more than a certain amount of copper pipe, copper wire or copper cable in certain situations, and prescribing a penalty for violation.
HB 400 62-0 (1971) Author: Caldwell, Neil Relating to prohibiting the sale of certain wild animals or wild animal products; prescribing a penalty for violation.
HB 426 62-0 (1971) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Ratliff, David
Relating to prohibiting certain activities relating to the counterfeiting or forging of out-of-state drivers' licenses and related instruments; providing penalties.
HB 866 62-0 (1971) Author: Baker, George
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Relating to increasing the penalties for entry onto enclosed, surrounded land of another without consent of the owner to hunt, fish, or camp.
HB 1143 62-0 (1971) Author: Lee, W.E. "Will" Relating to assaults and assault and battery by persons using or exhibiting firearms and additional penalties for persons who use or exhibit a firearm during the commission of certain offenses.
HB 1163 62-0 (1971) Author: Schulle, Gerhardt
Sponsor: Watson, Murray
Relating to tampering with certain identification numbers on certain vehicles or parts of vehicles, to the procession, sale or offer for sale of the vehicles on which the identification numbers have been tampered with, and to the seizure and return of the vehicles or parts of vehicles by peace officers in certain situations.
HB 1252 62-0 (1971) Author: Bigham, John R. | et. al. Relating to the sale and reproduction for sale of a sound recording that is reproduced without the consent of the producer of the original recording; providing penalties for violation.
HB 1313 62-0 (1971) Author: Blythe, W.J. "Bill" Relating to imposing penalties for theft of a motor vehicle.
HB 1388 62-0 (1971) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to unlawful removal of property upon which a lien has accrued; providing a penalty.
HB 1461 62-0 (1971) Author: Blythe, W.J. "Bill" Relating to trepass on enclosed or posted property.
HB 1748 62-0 (1971) Author: Coats, Sam
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to the removal, alteration, or obliteration of a manufacturer's identification number from certain personal property from which the manufacturer's identification number has been removed, altered, or obliterated; providing penalties for violations.
HCR 160 62-0 (1971) Author: Bigham, John R. Requesting the Senate to furnish the House with a duplicate copy of SB 748.
SB 90 62-0 (1971) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete" Relating to providing, under certain circumstances, for a presumption of knowledge on the part of a dealer that property received by him has been stolen.
SB 106 62-0 (1971) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to the receiving of stolen property.
SB 111 62-0 (1971) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Cavness, Don
Relating to amending the Penal Code of Texas, 1925, making it unlawful to trespass upon land belonging to another; providing for punishment.
SB 197 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph Relating to providing a presumption that a person knowingly receives or conceals stolen property under certain circumstances
SB 200 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph Relating to expulsion from state-supported institutions of higher education of students engaging in vandalism, destruction of property, or disruptive activities.
SB 209 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph Relating to increasing the minimum penalty for robbery.
SB 301 62-0 (1971) Author: Hightower, Jack | et. al. Relating to the penalty for peddling certain cards or other printed matter by deaf or mute persons.
SB 378 62-0 (1971) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to the punishment for robbery when a deadly weapon is used or exhibited in the commission of the offense.
SB 748 62-0 (1971) Author: Wallace, Jim
Sponsor: Bigham, John R.
Relating to the sale and reproduction for sale of a sound recording that is reproduced without the consent of the owner of the original recording; providing penalties for violation.
SB 915 62-0 (1971) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Sherman, W.C. "Bud"
Relating to making it a felony to transport more than a certain amount of copper pipe, copper wire, or copper cable in certain situations, and prescribing penalty for violation and prescribing the penalty for violation.
HB 35 61-0 (1969) Author: Salem, Joe Relating to criminal trespass; providing a penalty.
HB 38 61-0 (1969) Author: Salem, Joe | et. al. Relating to the receiving of stolen property.
HB 262 61-0 (1969) Author: Ratcliff, Joseph Neil "Joe" Relating to providing that the willful making and furnishing of an affidavit containing a false statement in connection with the improvement of real property shall constitute the criminal offense of perjury; providing for severability.
HB 301 61-0 (1969) Author: Murray, Menton J. Relating to making it unlawful for any person, with a malicious and mischievous intent, to trespass upon the property of another, whether private, business, or public property; fixing a penalty.
HB 1006 61-0 (1969) Author: Semos, Chris V. | et. al. Relating to defining offenses relating to theft, use, possession, purchase, sale, retention, forgery, fraud, possession of equipment or materials, and other activities connected with credit cards; prescribing penalties.
HB 1082 61-0 (1969) Author: Bigham, John R. Relating to making it unlawful to attempt to break or enter a coin-operated machine, or to work or manipulate the machinery of any coin-operated machine, with the purpose of committing theft of personal property from the machine or of obtaining any service through the instrumentality of the machine and prescribing a penalty.
SB 53 61-0 (1969) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to making it unlawful to attempt to break or enter a coin-operated machine, or to work or manipulate the machinery of any coin-operated machine, with the purpose of committing theft of personal property from the machine of of obtaining any service through the instrumentality of the machine and prescribing a penalty.
SB 136 61-0 (1969) Author: Hightower, Jack | et. al. Relating to assaults and assault and battery by persons using or exhibiting firearms and additional penalties for persons who use or exhibit a firearm during the commission of certain offenses; providing for the imprisonment without probation or parole in those instances; increasing the maximum sentences for murder without malice and assault to commit murder with malice to life imprisonment; increasing the minimum sentence for murder with malice to 20 years.
SB 204 61-0 (1969) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to amending the Penal Code of Texas, making it unlawful to trespass upon land belonging to another; providing for punishment.
SB 258 61-0 (1969) Author: Word, James Powell Relating to making it unlawful for any person, with a malicious and mischievous intent, to trespass upon the property of another, whether private, business, or public property; fixing a penalty.
SB 265 61-0 (1969) Author: Wilson, Charles N. "Charlie" Relating to amending Statutes relative to Occupational Safety Board under Department of Health to include within the definition of employer carriers regulated by the Interstate Commerce Commission.
SB 268 61-0 (1969) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to the receiving of stolen property.
SB 351 61-0 (1969) Author: Grover, Henry Cushing "Hank" Relating to increasing the minimum penalties for the crimes of rape, assault with intent to rape, attempted rape, and armed robbery.
HB 258 60-0 (1967) Author: Whatley, Willis James Relating to amending certain article of the Penal Code relating to obtaining board or lodging by trick or fraud, and failure or refusal to pay for food or lodging.
HB 310 60-0 (1967) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to amending certain acts relating to negligently setting on fire or causing to be set on fire any woods, forest, cutover, brush, range, or grassland belonging to another, or belonging to the person setting the fire and allowing the fire to spread to the property of another; providing penalties and an enforcement procedures; providing that any officer violating the provisions of the enforcement procedure be subject to removal from office.
HB 315 60-0 (1967) Author: Caldwell, Neil Relating to the right of a defendant in a trespass to try title suit to remove improvements from the land; providing a saving clause.
HB 348 60-0 (1967) Author: Davis, Cletus A. "Cowboy" | et. al. Relating to amending the Penal Code relating to the receiving of stolen property, to provide a presumption of knowledge that the property has been stolen in certain instances.
HB 387 60-0 (1967) Author: Armstrong, Robert Landis "Bob" | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful and a felony for any person who shall enter upon any premises or public utility right-of-way with intent to steal or carry away without consent of the owner or assist in stealing or so carrying away any copper wire or copper cable; providing that any person illegally transporting more than a certain amount of copper wire or copper cable shall be guilty of a felony; providing penalties for violations for the terms of the Act; providing certain defenses.
HB 415 60-0 (1967) Author: Thomas, Bob Loyd "Bobby" Relating to exempting firemen from the provisions of certain penal statutes.
HB 594 60-0 (1967) Author: Murray, Menton J. Relating to making it unlawful for a person to enter upon a boat, vessel, ship or other watercraft of another without the consent of the owner or other person in charge thereof; providing a penalty.
HB 927 60-0 (1967) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" Relating to prohibiting, under certain circumstances, the possession of implements and materials commonly used for forgery or other offenses involving written instruments; prescribing a penalty.
HB 973 60-0 (1967) Author: Hendricks, Bob Relating to amending certain acts so as to deleting edible meat from the list of items for which theft is a felony.
HB 1111 60-0 (1967) Author: Traeger, John Relating to the defacing or damaging of caves or caverns; providing a penalty.
HB 1315 60-0 (1967) Author: Wayne, Ralph Erskine Relating to prohibiting refusal to leave public school ground on request of school official.
HB 1343 60-0 (1967) Author: Davis, Cletus A. "Cowboy" Relating amending certain article of the Penal Code relative to burglary.
SB 98 60-0 (1967) Author: Wilson, Charles N. "Charlie" Relating to amending certain acts relating to the negligently setting on fire, or causing to be set on fire any woods, forest, cut over, brush, range, or grassland belonging to another or the setting on fire of any woods, forest, cut over, brush, range, or grassland belonging to himself and allowing such fire to spread to the property of another; providing penalties for violations of the Act and providing for enforcement procedure, notice and promise to appear in court in relation to such violations.
SB 99 60-0 (1967) Author: Blanchard, H.J. "Doc" Relating to the investment of surplus assets in, and the refund to members of contributions to Firemen's Relief and Retirement Funds.
HB 126 59-0 (1965) Author: Whatley, Willis James Relating to the crime of shoplifting; providing penalties for violation.
HB 190 59-0 (1965) Author: Floyd, Jr., Paul W. Relating to amending the Penal Code by providing that the maximum punishment for burglary at night may be life imprisonment.
HB 420 59-0 (1965) Author: Whatley, Willis James | et. al. Relating to the making or drawing of a worthless check with intent to defraud.
HB 467 59-0 (1965) Author: Pipkin, Maurice Snow "Pip" Relating to authorizing an order for possession in forcible entry and detainer actions.
HB 687 59-0 (1965) Author: Ivy, David M. | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Penal Code so as to prohibit fraudulent departure from a mobile home park.
HB 1117 59-0 (1965) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" | et. al. Relating to prohibiting, under certain circumstances, the possession of implements and materials commonly used for forgery or other offenses involving written instruments; prescribing a penalty.
SB 340 59-0 (1965) Author: Spears, Jr., Franklin Scott Relating to increasing the punishment for forgery and for passing a forged instrument.
SB 362 59-0 (1965) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to making and drawing of worthless checks with the intent to defraud.
SB 479 59-0 (1965) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of swindling; amending the Penal Code.
HB 58 58-0 (1963) Author: Gladden, Donald C. "Don" Relating to conversion by a bailee.
HB 116 58-0 (1963) Author: Whatley, Willis James | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful to present a credit card or alleged credit card, with the intent to defraud, for the purpose of obtaining or attempting to obtain any item of value or services; providing penalties for violation based upon the amount of credit involved or the value of services involved.
HB 133 58-0 (1963) Author: Lattimore, James Loy Relating to providing that punishment for a violation upon a first conviction shall be a fine not exceeding Two Hundred Dollars ($200) in the event the check, draft or order in Twenty-Five Dollars ($25) or less.
HB 140 58-0 (1963) Author: McIlhany, Grainger Walter Relating to making it unlawful to steal any oil or gas equipment or pipeline equipment or water well drilling equipment; making such an offense a felony; prescribing punishment therefor.
HB 145 58-0 (1963) Author: Gladden, Donald C. "Don" Relating to making it a misdemeanor for any person to enter the premises of another for the purpose of looking into any structure at any person without consent; prescribing a penalty.
HB 229 58-0 (1963) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to making it a felony for any person who has been convicted of a felony under the laws of the United States or of the State of Texas or any other state to have in possession under circumstances evincing an intent to use the same, implements adapted, designed, or commonly used in the commission of burglary or safecracking; providing a penalty.
HB 232 58-0 (1963) Author: Ward, James E. Relating to the arrest of persons hunting, fishing or camping on the enclosed or surrounding land of another without the consent of the owner, to provide that arrests may be made by Game and Fish Wardens as well as by peace officers.
HB 240 58-0 (1963) Author: Rapp, William M. "Bill" Relating to providing that proof of ownership or lease of certain lands may be made by parol evidence.
HB 251 58-0 (1963) Author: Richardson, Jr., George L. "Skeet" Relating to providing that punishment for a first conviction for a violation of this Act shall be a fine not exceeding Two Hundred Dollars ($200) in the event the check, draft or order is less that Fifty Dollars ($50).
HB 287 58-0 (1963) Author: Parsley, Bill J. | et. al. Relating to prohibiting the willful burning of certain items.
HB 457 58-0 (1963) Author: Whatley, Willis James | et. al. Relating to providing that it shall be unlawful for any person to make, draw, utter or deliver, or to cause or direct the making, drawing, uttering or delivering of a check, draft, or order knowing that he does not have sufficient funds on deposit with the drawee; providing penalties for violations of this Act.
HB 514 58-0 (1963) Author: Guffey, Lloyd Myron Relating to the offense of obtaining board or lodging by means of trick or deception or false or fraudulent representations and refusal to pay therefor by adding a new provision prohibiting any person from leaving the premises of any hotel, motor hotel, inn or tourist court with intent not to pay for the services received; providing penalties for violations.
HB 529 58-0 (1963) Author: Blaine, John E. "Ned" | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful for anyone, not being the owner thereof, and without lawful authority, to willfully injure, disfigure, remove or destroy any historical structure, monument, marker, medallion, or artifact; providing penalties.
HB 532 58-0 (1963) Author: Blaine, John E. "Ned" | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful for anyone to willfully excavate in or upon or to disturb, deface, disfigure, damage, destroy or remove any historic or prehistoric ruin, burial ground, archaeological or vertebrate paleontological site, or site including fossilized footprints, inscriptions made by human agency, or any other archaeological or paleontological feature, or any historical marker, medallion, monument or other historical feature, situated on lands owned or controlled by the State of Texas, or any agency thereof; providing penalties.
HB 566 58-0 (1963) Author: Whatley, Willis James | et. al. Relating to redefining the offense of shoplifting; providing certain punishments for the offense; providing that in all prosecutions under this Act, process shall be issued and served, and witnesses shall be compensated as though the offense were a felony.
HB 633 58-0 (1963) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to providing for the punishment for swindling, and upon conviction of swindling based upon the amount of money or the value of the property, goods, services, instrument of writing or any other thing of value so unlawfully acquired and the number of prior convictions for the same offense.
HB 705 58-0 (1963) Author: Knapp, Jr., Walter Lee Relating to penalties for giving checks, drafts, or orders without sufficient funds, to lower from Fifty Dollars ($50) to Twenty Dollars ($20) the amount of a bad check for which increased punishment, including imprisonment in the penitentiary, is provided.
HB 746 58-0 (1963) Author: Satterwhite, William Thomas "Bill" | et. al. Relating to providing that an indictment of any elective or appointive holder of public office for certain felonies may be presented within three (3) years after leaving office and not thereafter.
HB 898 58-0 (1963) Author: Duggan, Jr., Fitzhugh Lee | et. al. Relating to providing that the maximum punishment for burglary at night may be life imprisonment.
SCR 88 58-0 (1963)
HB 52 57-0 (1961) Author: Cowen, Warren C. "Red" | et. al. Relating to providing for the issuance of certificates of title on boat motors and prohibiting sale of boat motors in this State after the first sale except through use of the certificates of title issued thereof; placing the administration of the Act in the Texas Highway Department; prescribing offenses; and fixing the effective date of this Act.
HB 178 57-0 (1961) Author: Gladden, Donald C. "Don" Relating to amending a certain Article of the Penal Code relating to conversion by a bailee.
HB 240 57-0 (1961) Author: Cook, George H. Relating to making it a felony to make, mend, or cause to be made or mended, or to have in possession under circumstances evincing an intent to use the same, implements adopted, designed, or commonly used in the commission of burglary, safe-cracking, and other crime; providing a penalty.
HB 429 57-0 (1961) Author: Sandahl, Jr., Charles L. Relating to amending Article 1555b of the Penal Code of the State of Texas, by defining the term "credit card" and by making it unlawful to obtain or attempt to obtain goods, property or services by the use of a false, counterfeit or non-existent credit card, or by the unauthorized use of a credit card, or by the use of a credit card which has expired of has been revoked; prescribing penalties for conviction based upon the amount of the purchase price of the goods, property or services obtained and the number of prior conviction for the same offense.
HB 464 57-0 (1961) Author: Barlow, James E. | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Security Law; increasing the penalty for the violation of same and redefining the offenses under the Act; amending the sections concerning advertising.
HB 550 57-0 (1961) Author: Tunnell, Byron M. | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful to steal any oil and gas equipment or pipe line equipment or water well drilling equipment; making such offense a felony; prescribing punishment therefor.
HB 754 57-0 (1961) Author: Wilson, Charles N. "Charlie" Relating to amending the Penal Code of Texas providing that the taking and carrying away of merchantable timber of a value of less than One Hundred Dollas ($100) shall be subject to a fine and/or jail sentence.
HB 765 57-0 (1961) Author: Floyd, Jr., Paul W. | et. al. Relating to amending the Penal Code of Texas providing that the maximum punishment for burglary at night may be life imprisonment.
HB 776 57-0 (1961) Author: Chapman, Joe N. Relating to making it unlawful to obtain telecommunications service with the intent to defraud any individual, corporation or other person of the lawful charges; prescribing penalties for violation.
HB 942 57-0 (1961) Author: McGregor, Frank Bobbitt Relating to increasing the punishment authorized by law for offenses when the property has historical significance; providing for the additional punishments of a fine of not less than One Dollar ($1.00) nor more than One Thousand Dollars ($1,000) or confinement in a County jail or State penitentiary of not less than one (1) day nor more than ten (10) years.
HB 1105 57-0 (1961) Author: Grover, Henry Cushing "Hank" Relating to defining a geological or geophysical map; defining theft of a geological or geophysical map; making it a felony to commit the crime of theft of a geological or geophysical map; making it a felony to receive, possess, reproduce, conceal, barter, sell, dispose of or transport a geological or geophysical map; prescribing a penalty.
SB 249 57-0 (1961) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to making unlawful the stealing of any dog; making such offense a felony and prescribing punishment therefor.
SB 267 57-0 (1961) Author: Dies, Jr., Martin Relating to amending the Penal Code of Texas relating to provide that the taking and carrying away of merchantable timber of a value of less than One Hundred Dollars ($100.) shall be subject to a fine and/or jail sentence.
SB 309 57-0 (1961) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to making it unlawful to obtain telecommunications service with the intent to defraud any individual, corporation or other person of the lawful charges, in whole or in part, therefor, through the use of false or unauthorized or fictitious telephone numbers or credit card numbers or a code or prearranged scheme or by any other trick, false representation, or means; providing penalties for violations.
HB 94 57-1 (1961) Author: Shipley, Donald K. Relating to amending the Penal Code of Texas by providing that the maximum punishment for burglary at night may be life imprisonment.
HB 161 57-1 (1961) Author: Gibbens, Wayne B. Relating to providing any game warden may arrest certain trespassers in Stephens County.
SB 36 57-1 (1961) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Act to provide that Game Wardens may make arrests for the entering without consent of the owner of enclosed lands for the purpose of hunting, fishing or camping; providing that Game Wardens may arrest for hunting, fishing or camping without consent of the owners on lands that surround other land either wholly or partially.
HB 65 56-0 (1959) Author: Conley, Carl C. | et. al. Relating to creating and defining the offense of shoplifting; providing punishment for the offense.
HB 72 56-0 (1959) Author: Coley, Harold H. "Hal" Relating to making shoplifting a criminal offense.
HB 147 56-0 (1959) Author: Conley, Carl C. | et. al. Relating to amending the Penal Code by making unlawful the taking of any public record; prescribing a penalty.
HB 191 56-0 (1959) Author: Parsons, Sam H. | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful to willfully burn a motor vehicle; creating a felony offense; prescribing punishment.
HB 194 56-0 (1959) Author: Cole, Criss | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful to steal any oil and gas equipment or pipe line equipment or water well drilling equipment; making such offense a felony; prescribing punishment therefor.
HB 334 56-0 (1959) Author: Kennard, Don Relating to providing that it shall be unlawful to issue or negotiate a check, draft or written order, knowing the same to be bad, fraudulently stop payment on same, make a false statement on a check, draft or written order, fraudulently post date same; providing penalties.
HB 356 56-0 (1959) Author: Conley, Carl C. | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful to knowingly make use of an expired or revoked credit card in obtaining credit for the purchase of gasoline, motor oil, or other motor vehicle supplies, equipment, or services; prescribing penalties.
HB 419 56-0 (1959) Author: Wells, Halen Gill | et. al. Relating to amending the Penal Code by providing that the maximum punishment for burglary at night may be life imprisonment.
HB 424 56-0 (1959) Author: Schram, Jr., O. H. "Muggie" Relating to making it a misdemeanor for any person to enter the premises of another for the purpose of looking into any structure at any person without consent; prescribing a penalty.
HB 480 56-0 (1959) Author: Cook, George H. Relating to making it a felony for any person who has been convicted of a felony, to make, mend, or cause to be made or mended, or to have in possession under circumstances evincing an intent to use the same, implements adopted, designed, or commonly used in the commission of burglary or safe-cracking; providing a penalty.
HB 562 56-0 (1959) Author: Zbranek, Jaromir Charles "Zeke" Relating to securing identifying marks of ownership of dogs and to protect owners of dogs against their theft by defining the misdemeanor offense of theft of a dog which bears no reasonably discernible identifying tattoo or mark of ownership; providing that theft of a dog which bears a reasonably discernible identifying tattoo or mark of ownership which has been duly registered as provided by law, shall be a felony; providing that whoever shall remove, deface, obscure or obliterate any tattoo or identifying mark upon any dog or upon any collar or other thing worn by a dog shall upon conviction thereof be guilty of a misdemeanor; providing a penalty.
HB 903 56-0 (1959) Author: James, Tom Relating to amending the penal code relating to concealing mortgaged property by increasing the punishment making the violation of said law a felony, and providing that the removal of the mortgaged property from the location and address when the mortgage or lien was created without notifying the holder of the mortgage or lien within 30 days after said removal the location of such property shall be prime facie evidence that the mortgagor has willfully concealed said property in violation of this act.
SB 9 56-0 (1959) Author: Baker, Robert W. | et. al. Relating to creating and defining the offense of shoplifting; to provide punishments for the offense.
SB 97 56-0 (1959) Author: Ratliff, David W. Relating to amending the Penal Code to make unlawful the taking of any public records; prescribing a penalty.
SB 177 56-0 (1959) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to providing that it shall be unlawful to issue or negotiate a check draft or written order, knowing the same to be bad, fraudulently stop payment on same, make a false statement on a check, draft or written order, fraudulently post date same, providing prima facie evidence of the violation hereunder; providing penalties.
SB 200 56-0 (1959) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. Relating to amending the Penal Code by providing that the maximum punishment for burglary at night may be life imprisonment.
SB 224 56-0 (1959) Author: Roberts, Herbert Ray Relating to the type of instrument and amount thereof necessary to be shown to prove a violation of the Hot Check Law.
HB 84 55-0 (1957) Author: Duff, Virginia Elizabeth | et. al. Relating to defining a geological or geophysical map; defining theft of a geological or geophysical map.
HB 105 55-0 (1957) Author: White, Richard Crawford Relating to criminal trespass; prescribing a penalty.
HB 167 55-0 (1957) Author: Green, Howard Lemuel Relating to establishing venue for the indictment and prosecution of offenses involving public funds or public property.
HB 196 55-0 (1957) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to making it a misdemeanor for any person to enter the premises of another for the purpose of looking into any structure at any person without consent; prescribing a penalty.
HB 257 55-0 (1957) Author: Green, Howard Lemuel Relating to requiring county attorneys, criminal district attorneys and district attorneys to institute suits in behalf of a county, school district or other political subdivision within their jurisdictions for the recovery of any money unlawfully expended or any money or property misappropriated or applied to an unlawful purpose by any officer or employee of any county, school district, or political subdivision.
HB 335 55-0 (1957) Author: Strickland, Robert L. "Bob" Relating to making it unlawful for any person to take, misapply or convert to his own use any money, property or other thing of value belonging to any insurance company, corporation, association, title insurance company, local mutual aid association, state-wide mutual assessment company, mutual insurance company other than life, farm mutual insurance company, county mutual insurance company, Lloyds, reciprocal or inter-insurance exchange, group hospital service or other insurer licensed to transact insurance business in this State, knowing that he is not entitled to receive it, or to secrete the same with intent to take, misapply or convert the same to his own use. Providing penalties.
HB 470 55-0 (1957) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to amending the Penal Code so as to set out expressly that it is unlawful to injure or destroy public property of the State of Texas or its political subdivisions without the consent of the person in charge of such property.
HB 473 55-0 (1957) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" Relating to liability of persons who remove, seize or impound motor vehicles without the consent of the owner.
HB 490 55-0 (1957) Author: McGregor, Frank Bobbitt | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful for anyone to willfully deface, disfigure, damage or destroy any historical building or monument; providing penalties.
HB 497 55-0 (1957) Author: Sutton, Jr., Robert Keltner Relating to amending the Penal Code by defining embezzlement and conversion; providing that a conviction for a violation of any provision of this Act may be had upon the uncorroborated testimony of an accomplice; providing a penalty.
HB 643 55-0 (1957) Author: Bell, Marshall O. Relating to providing that any owner, operator, their employees, of retail stores or service establishments or any duly authorized peace officer shall have the authority to hold in a reasonable manner for a reasonable length of time any person suspected of shoplifting and in so doing shall not be subject to civil or criminal liabilities for false imprisonment or slander.
HB 644 55-0 (1957) Author: Elliott, William Marshall "Bill" Relating to prohibiting defrauding the owner, manager or attendant of a motor vehicle for hire without driver; providing penalties.
HB 817 55-0 (1957) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to making it unlawful to steal any oil and gas equipment or pipe line equipment; making such offense a felony.
SB 223 55-0 (1957) Author: Rogers, Andrew J. "Andy" Relating to establishing venue for the indictment and prosecution of offenses involving public funds or property.
SB 224 55-0 (1957) Author: Rogers, Andrew J. "Andy" Relating to requiring county attorneys, criminal district attorneys and district attorneys to institute suits in behalf of a county, school district or other political subdivision within their jurisdictions for the recovery of any money unlawfully expended or any money or property misappropriated or applied to an unlawful purpose by any officer or employee of any county, school district or political subdivision.
SB 302 55-0 (1957) Author: Kazen, Jr., Abraham "Chick" Relating to making it unlawful to drive, operate, propel or take away or attempt to drive, operate, propel or take away a vehicle as is defined by this Act the property of another and with intent to deprive said owner of the possession of such vehicle, and making such Act a felony.
SB 346 55-0 (1957) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to providing that any owner, operator, their employees, of retail stores or service establishments or any duly authorized peace officer shall have the authority to hold in a reasonable manner for a reasonable length of time any person suspected of shoplifting and in doing so shall not be subject to civil or criminal liabilities for false imprisonment or slander.
HB 193 54-0 (1955) Author: Mullen, Bob R. Relating to amending the Penal Code to make unlawful the taking of any public record; prescribing a penalty; providing venue; repealing laws in conflict.
HB 194 54-0 (1955) Author: Mullen, Bob R. Relating to establishing venue for the prosecution of offenses involving public funds or property.
HB 256 54-0 (1955) Author: Stroman, William A. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to prescribing certain offenses relating to obtaining geological or mineral information pertaining to land or water without the consent of the owner; to obtaining such information pertaining to public highways and roads without the consent of the adjacent owner; prescribing a penalty.
HB 291 54-0 (1955) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to making it a misdemeanor for any person to enter the premises of another for the purpose of looking into any structure at any person without consent; prescribing a penalty; defining terms; containing a separability clause.
HB 387 54-0 (1955) Author: Jackson, James Horace | et. al. Relating to preventing false or fraudulent claims, and false or fraudulent proof in support of a loss or other benefits upon a contract of insurance; providing for a penalty for violation of this Act.
HB 389 54-0 (1955) Author: Lane, T. W. "Buckshot" | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful to drive, operate, propel or take away or attempt to drive, operate, propel or take away a vehicle as is defined by this Act the property of another and with intent to deprive said owner of the possession of such vehicle, and making such Act a felony.
HB 391 54-0 (1955) Author: Lane, T. W. "Buckshot" | et. al. Relating to the crimes of arson and malicious mischief, to prevent the willful or malicious burning, wrecking, damaging or other destruction of any vehicle, or implement of husbandry, and to prevent the aiding, procuring or counseling of such burning, wrecking, damaging or other destruction to such property, if such property is insured or mortgaged; providing a penalty for violating this Act.
HB 395 54-0 (1955) Author: Duff, Virginia Elizabeth | et. al. Relating to defining a geological or geophysical map; defining theft of a geological or geophysical map; prescribing what constitutes the taking of a geological or geophysical map; making it a felony to commit the crimes of theft of a geological or geophysical map; making it a felony to receive, possess, reproduce, conceal, barter, sell, dispose of or transport a geological or geophysical map knowing the same to have been so acquired; prescribing a penalty.
HB 750 54-0 (1955) Author: Strickland, Robert L. "Bob" Relating to making it unlawful to falsely make or cause or procure to be falsely and knowingly made, or in any manner aid, assist, advise, or encourage the false making of an annual statement of any insurance company, corporation, association, title insurance company, fraternal benefit society, mutual life insurance company, local mutual aid association, state-wide mutual assessment company, mutual insurance company other than life, farm mutual insurance company, county mutual company, Lloyds, reciprocal or inter-insurance exchange, group hospital service, or other insurer licensed to transact insurance business in this State; providing penalties for violations.
HB 751 54-0 (1955) Author: Strickland, Robert L. "Bob" Relating to making it unlawful for any person to take, misapply or convert to his own use any money, property or other thing of value belonging to any insurance company, corporation, association, title insurance company, fraternal benefit society, mutual life insurance company, local mutual aid association, statewide mutual assessment company, mutual insurance company other than life, farm mutual insurance company, county mutual insurance company, Lloyds, reciprocal or inter-insurance exchange, group hospital service, or other insurer licensed to transact insurance business in this State, knowing that he is not entitled to receive it, or to secrete the same with intent to take, misapply or convert the same to his own use, or to pay or deliver the same to any person knowing that such person is not entitled to receive it, or in any manner to knowingly aid, advise or assist any person in taking, misapplication, or conversion by any person of any money, property or other thing of value belonging to any such insurer; providing penalties for violations of this Act; providing venue of any offense under this Act.
HB 829 54-0 (1955) Author: Carr, Waggoner | et. al. Relating to amending what is commonly known as the Hot Check Law by adding a new section defining offenses relating to the making, drawing, uttering or delivering of a check, draft or order for payment of wages or salaries for personal services without sufficient funds.
HB 849 54-0 (1955) Author: Banks, Jr., Clinton Stanley Relating to providing that any person may not enter upon the enclosed land of another and therein hunt, fish or camp, without first securing permission of the owner, proprietor, lessee or agent in charge thereof; providing a penalty.
SB 28 54-0 (1955) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to making it unlawful to break and enter into a coin-operated machine, or to work or manipulate the machinery of any coin-operated machine, with the intent to commit theft of any personal property from said machine, or for the purpose of obtaining any service through the instrumentality of such machine; creating a felony offense, prescribing the punishment and defining certain terms.
SB 74 54-0 (1955) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to amending the Penal Code by further defining the offense of breaking into a vehicle or entering a vehicle with for the purpose of committing a felony or the crime of theft.
HB 140 53-0 (1953) Author: Lieck, Jr., Charles J. Relating to making it a crime for any person to assault, intimidate or do violence to the person or property of a judge, juror, witness, attorney, or public official, because of, or arising out of any act not required by law in judicial proceedings; providing for imprisonment or fine therefor.
HB 413 53-0 (1953) Author: Kugle, Jr., William Herrell "Bill" Relating to amending certain Acts relating to punch boards.
HB 605 53-0 (1953) Author: Seeligson, Frates Slick Relating to amending statutes so as to provide that no action shall be brought in any court in any of the cases enumerated therein unless the promise or agreement upon which such action is brought, or some memorandum thereof, is in writing and signed by the party to be charged therewith or by some person by him thereunto lawfully authorized in writing.
HB 876 53-0 (1953) Author: Carr, Waggoner Relating to making it unlawful to steal any internal combustion engine, electric motor, water well pump or battery used for irrigation or livestock watering purposes or any accessorial part of any such engine, motor, pump or battery; making such offense a felony; prescribing punishment therefor.
SB 75 53-0 (1953) Author: McDonald, Warren Swann Relating to amending the Penal Code by providing for an offense for refusing to state where nursery stock was propagated or the manner of propagation, or for selling, offering for sale, or delivering nursery stock which is untrue to name, dead, or devitalized to such an extent as to be unfit for sale.
SB 272 53-0 (1953) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to amending the Penal Code by defining certain offenses relating to the cutting, destruction, or carrying away of merchantable timber and prescribing the penalty therefor.
SB 34 53-1 (1954) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to the crime of burglary and arson, so as to provide that if any person commits burglary and fire is communicated to the house, building or structure burglarized while the person committing the burglary is still therein, the same shall be prima facie evidence that he also committed arson.
HB 257 52-0 (1951) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to amending the Penal Code by providing that any person who shall break and enter a vehicle for the purpose of committing a felony or misdemeanor shall be confined in the State penitentiary for not more than three (3) years; defining "vehicle" and "breaking and entering."
HB 303 52-0 (1951) Author: Duncan, Jr., Julius O. | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful to willfully set on fire, cause to be set on fire, or attempt to set on fire any woods, forest, cut over, brush, range, or grassland belonging to another; prescribing a penalty necessary and incident thereto.
HB 304 52-0 (1951) Author: Duncan, Jr., Julius O. | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful to negligently set on fire, or cause to be set on fire any woods, forest, cut over, brush, range, or grassland belonging to another, or to set on fire any woods, forest, cut over, brush, range, or grassland belonging to himself and allowing such fire to spread to the property of another; prescribing a penalty necessary and incident thereto.
HB 337 52-0 (1951) Author: Shannon, Sr., Joe Relating to amending the Penal Code by making it unlawful to make or draw any check, draft or order upon any bank or upon any person, firm or corporation engaged in the banking business, with intent to defraud, if the person making or drawing such check, draft or order does not at the time said check, draft or order is so made or drawn, and for a period of 15 days thereafter unless said check is sooner presented to drawee for payment, have on deposit with such bank, person, firm or corporation, in the name of such maker or drawer, sufficient funds to pay such.
HB 684 52-0 (1951) Author: Latimer, Oswald E. "Ozzie" | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful to manufacture or possess burglar's tools adapted, designed or commonly used for breaking into any vault, safe, railroad car, boat, vessel, warehouse, store, shop, office, dwelling house or door shutter or window of a building of any kind; enumerating said tools; providing penalties for violation of this act.
HB 744 52-0 (1951) Author: Carr, Waggoner Relating to making it unlawful to steal any internal combustion engine, electric motor, water well pump or battery used for irrigation or livestock watering purposes or any accessorial part of any such engine, motor, pump or battery; making such offense a felony or a misdemeanor; prescribing punishment therefor.
SB 178 52-0 (1951) Author: McDonald, Warren Swann Relating to making it unlawful to negligently set on fire, or cause to be set on fire any woods, forest, cut over, brush, range, or grassland belongings to another, or to set on fire any woods, forest, cut over, brush, range, or grassland belonging to himself and allowing such fire to spread to the property of another; prescribing a penalty necessary and incident thereto.
SB 231 52-0 (1951) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to amending the Penal Code relative to the willful injury or destruction of property belonging to another.
SB 232 52-0 (1951) Author: Kelly, Keith F. Relating to amending the Penal Code by making it unlawful to make or draw any check, draft or order upon any bank or upon any person, firm or corporation engaged in the banking business, with intent to defraud, if the person making or drawing such check, draft or order does not at the time of said check, craft or order is so made or drawn, and for a period of 15 days thereafter unless said check is sooner present to drawee for payment, have on deposit with such bank, person, firm or corporation, in the name of such maker or drawer, sufficient funds to pay such check.
SB 241 52-0 (1951) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to amending the Penal Code relative to the crime of burglary, so as to provide that any person who shall commit burglary by use of any acetylene torch or electric arc or nitroglycerin, dynamite, gunpowder or other high explosive shall be confined in the State penitentiary for any term of years not less than five (5).
HB 494 51-0 (1949) Author: Lehman, Henry G. "Bud" | et. al. Relating to making it a felony to break into, enter into or upon a motor vehicle, without the consent of the owner, with the intent to commit a felony or theft and to break into, enter into or upon any motor vehicle, without the consent of the owner, and take anything of value therefrom; fixing a penalty; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith.
HB 733 51-0 (1949) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce Relating to amend certain Act so as to include any wild or native plant, or any part thereof; making it unlawful to willfully take, injure, or destroy plants on the enclosed land of another, or on certain land maintained for specific purposes by the State; prescribing penalties for violation thereof; making certain exceptions.
SB 85 51-0 (1949) Author: Kelly, Keith F. Relating to making it a felony to enter any motor vehicle or remove and take anything of value therefrom or remove and take any parts of a motor vehicle without the consent of the owner of such vehicle; prescribing a penalty for violation.
HB 141 50-0 (1947) Author: Conner, Charles M. Relating to making it a felony to steal a dog.
HB 459 50-0 (1947) Author: Sharp, Thomas Harris Relating to amending a previous Act, to make it unlawful to willfully or negligently set certain fires; providing penalties; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict; providing a saving clause.
HB 527 50-0 (1947) Author: Collie, Turner M. Relating to amending the Penal Code of the State of Texas, making it a felony to throw out, scatter or put poison upon the land of another, or upon any public road or highway; fixing a penalty.
HB 560 50-0 (1947) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to making it a felony, upon conviction for the second time, of entering any motor vehicle or removing and taking any thing of value therefrom or removing and taking any parts of a motor vehicle without the consent of the owner of such vehicle; prescribing a penalty for violation.
HB 561 50-0 (1947) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to amending a previous Act, to provide that parolees shall not have firearms or tools usable for the accomplishment of burglary while on parole unless permission therefor be granted by the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
HB 596 50-0 (1947) Author: Moore, III, Charles B. Relating to amending a previous Act, making it a felony for removing parts from a motor vehicle or bicycle and entering by breaking.
HB 645 50-0 (1947) Author: Moore, III, Charles B. Relating to amending the Penal Code of the State of Texas, 1925, by adding a provision that where a party has been convicted twice for the offense of receiving or concealing stolen property shall be guilty of a felony upon the third such offense.
SB 223 50-0 (1947) Author: Cousins, Jr., Wilfred Roy Relating to making it unlawful in the absence of and without the consent of the owner of an airplane for any person to drive, fly, operate such airplane or to manipulate any levers or other device to set such airplane in motion; providing a penalty.
HB 137 49-0 (1945) Author: Suiter, Mary Elizabeth Relating to amending the provisions of certain Statutes relating to suits on crime or trespass.
HB 297 49-0 (1945) Author: Foster, William S. "Bill" Relating to making it unlawful for any person or persons to move into or occupy, or possess, or take possession of another's house or building or unlawfully withold same without consent of the owner; providing a penalty.
HB 322 49-0 (1945) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" Relating to making it unlawful for any public official, employee or other person whatsoever to remove or impound or cause to be removed or impounded any motor vehicle without due process of law or the permission of the owner, with certain exceptions; providing a penalty.
HB 338 49-0 (1945) Author: Leonard, Homer Lakerby Relating to amending the Penal Code by providing penalty for violation of the Pink Boll Worm Law; providing a savings clause.
HB 463 49-0 (1945) Author: Gray, Sr., Jessy Franklin Relating to making it unlawful for anyone to enter upon or go on to the premises of another after dark without the consent of the owner of said premises, and peep or attempt to peep into any room of any dwelling thereon through any window or opening thereof; fixing penalties.
HB 620 49-0 (1945) Author: Foster, William S. "Bill" Relating to assessing a fine and jail sentence for attempting to tamper with any part of an automobile or tire.
SB 251 49-0 (1945) Author: York, Joseph Alton Relating to amending statute relating to increasing penalty for killing domesticated animal to injure the owner.
SB 314 49-0 (1945) Author: Mauritz, Fred Relating to amending certain Acts by providing for injunctive relief against owners of livestock placing on lands of another.

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