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HB 9 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Relating to cybercrime; creating criminal offenses. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 162 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to conditions of community supervision for defendants convicted of certain criminal offenses involving animals; authorizing fees. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 200 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to certain prohibited abortions and the treatment and disposition of a human fetus, human fetal tissue, and embryonic and fetal tissue remains; creating a civil cause of action; imposing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 295 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the adoption of noise regulations by certain counties; providing a criminal penalty; authorizing a fee. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 356 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the carrying of concealed or holstered handguns by certain handgun license holders attending a meeting of the board of trustees of a school district or the governing body of an open-enrollment charter school. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 401 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al. Relating to civil or criminal liability for leaving certain animals unattended in or removing certain individuals or animals from a motor vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 422 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from the Employees Retirement System of Texas of certain elected officials convicted of certain offenses. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 531 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses relating to an application for a ballot to be voted by mail; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 534 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the assistance of a voter; creating a criminal offense. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 560 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al. Relating to the places where a person may carry a handgun if the person is licensed to carry a handgun and to certain related criminal offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 577 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to adopt or enforce certain regulations regarding whether a private employer may obtain or consider an employment applicant's or employee's criminal history record information. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 591 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al.
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the punishment for the offense of aggravated assault. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Posting rule suspended
HB 638 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the prosecution of the offense of operation of unmanned aircraft over correctional facility or critical infrastructure facility. House: Corrections Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 683 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possession or use of law enforcement identification, insignia, or vehicles in a municipality and the clarification of the offenses of false identification as a peace officer and misrepresentation of property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 731 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to creating the offense of intimidation by a member of a criminal street gang. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Returned to committee
HB 913 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to the prosecution of the criminal offense of the possession, manufacture, transport, repair, or sale of certain prohibited explosive weapons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 959 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn | et. al. Relating to the financial abuse of elderly persons, including requiring financial institutions to report suspected financial abuse of elderly persons; providing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses. House: Investments & Financial Services Referred to Investments & Financial Services
HB 1087 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of bestiality. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1088 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the creation of the offense of prohibited conduct of a bail bond surety. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1090 85-0 (2017) Author: Meyer, Morgan | et. al. Relating to the criminal penalties for insider trading and other misuse of official information by public servants. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1156 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al. Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating an offense. House: Public Health Returned to committee
HB 1219 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the charging instrument in the prosecution of the offense of resisting arrest. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1249 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Relating to a prohibition of certain motor vehicles resembling emergency medical services vehicles; creating a criminal offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1359 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to monuments and memorials for Texas heroes and other persons and events of historical significance; creating criminal offenses. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1424 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the operation of an unmanned aircraft over certain facilities or sports venues; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1426 85-0 (2017) Author: Allen, Alma | et. al.
Sponsor: Burton, Konni | et. al.
Relating to the issuance of a certificate of relief from collateral consequences to certain persons placed on community supervision, including deferred adjudication community supervision, for certain criminal offenses. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1508 85-0 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to notice to applicants to and enrollees in certain educational programs regarding the consequences of a criminal conviction on eligibility for an occupational license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1551 85-0 (2017) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to the creation of a commission to review certain penal laws of this state and certain recommendations regarding those laws, to criminal offenses previously compiled in statutes outside the Penal Code, to repealing certain of those offenses, and to conforming punishments for certain of those offenses to the penalty structure provided in the Penal Code; increasing the punishment for sabotage and sedition; imposing a civil penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1568 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the movement of pedestrians in front of, under, between, or through rail cars at a railroad grade crossing; providing criminal penalties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1686 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of fraudulent destruction, removal, or concealment of a writing that is attached to tangible property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
HB 1739 85-0 (2017) Author: Burrows, Dustin Relating to the concurrent jurisdiction of the attorney general to prosecute the offense of barratry and solicitation of professional employment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1746 85-0 (2017) Author: Meyer, Morgan Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from a public retirement system of public officers or employees convicted of certain offenses. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 1884 85-0 (2017) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the penalties for certain littering offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1911 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to granting authority to carry a firearm to certain unlicensed persons and to related regulatory provisions and criminal offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1935 85-0 (2017) Author: Frullo, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the carrying of certain knives; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2069 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to a limitation on civil suits against persons reporting suspicious activity in good faith. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2139 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the creation of the offense of engaging in organized election fraud activity. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2334 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliverson, Tom | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to the imposition of a criminal penalty for the violation of a rule adopted or order issued under the Flood Control and Insurance Act in certain counties. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2359 85-0 (2017) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to common nuisances. House: County Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2372 85-0 (2017) Author: Perez, Mary Ann Relating to the premium surcharge certain automobile insurers are required to assess against an insured convicted of certain offenses. House: Insurance Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2380 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al. Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
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 2440 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2483 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the capture, use, or recording of certain items for commercial purposes, including the prosecution of criminal offenses regarding unauthorized recordings. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2531 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the prosecution of the offense of disorderly conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2544 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful installation of tracking device or malicious software. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2583 85-0 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to prohibiting the reckless discharge of a firearm; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2588 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to access to criminal history record information by the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 2655 85-0 (2017) Author: Nevárez, Poncho Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful transfer of a firearm. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2755 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the punishment for the offense of tampering with a governmental record; increasing a criminal penalty. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: Criminal Justice
Posting rule suspended
HB 2770 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the declaration of a common nuisance involving a computer network or web address. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Received from the House
HB 2774 85-0 (2017) Author: Phelan, Dade
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to the installation of unsafe motor vehicle tires; creating a criminal offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2793 85-0 (2017) Author: Dean, Jay Relating to the punishment for certain behavior constituting disorderly conduct; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2846 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the employment of certain individuals at a sexually oriented business. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2930 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the offense of obstructing a highway or other passageway; modifying criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2974 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al. Relating to certain sexual offenses; creating a criminal offense; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2979 85-0 (2017) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to the punishment for certain offenses involving parking in a space designated for persons with disabilities. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2992 85-0 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria Relating to assistance animals used by persons with disabilities and to the prosecution of the offense of misrepresenting an animal as an assistance animal or service animal. House: Human Services Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3061 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to operating a motor vehicle while a person is occupying the trunk of the motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3150 85-0 (2017) Author: Burns, DeWayne | et. al. Relating to a merchant allowing a person suspected of committing or attempting to commit theft to complete a theft education program. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3270 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to criminal background checks for persons employed by certain public school contractors. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3425 85-0 (2017) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to aid provided to certain voters; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3473 85-0 (2017) Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara Relating to the issuance of a citation for criminal trespass punishable as a Class B misdemeanor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3503 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to the financial abuse of elderly persons; creating criminal offenses. House: Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 3572 85-0 (2017) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to criminal offenses previously compiled in statutes outside the Penal Code, to repealing certain of those offenses, and to conforming punishments for certain of those offenses to the penalty structure provided in the Penal Code; increasing the punishment for sabotage and sedition; imposing a civil penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3693 85-0 (2017) Author: Wilson, Terry M. Relating to certain defenses to prosecution in a criminal case that are based on a fear of injury by an animal. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3707 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Tracy | et. al. Relating to an inspection program to deter cattle theft; authorizing an administrative penalty; authorizing an assessment. House: Agriculture & Livestock Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3719 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the prosecution of the offense of failure to identify. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3757 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to a waiver of the statute of limitations in the prosecution of offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 3817 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to a waiver of the statute of limitations in the prosecution of offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 3948 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the punishment for the offense of tampering with or fabricating physical evidence. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 4036 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the timely filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures; increasing a criminal penalty. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 4037 85-0 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 4105 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to certain information reported to the Texas Department of Insurance by insurers, other entities, and individuals in connection with employee benefit plans; creating an offense. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 4129 85-0 (2017) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to disciplinary action against bingo operators and bingo registry workers for prohibited conduct and criminal convictions. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 4131 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to assisting voters and other voting processes and procedures; creating criminal offenses; increasing criminal penalties. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4132 85-0 (2017) Author: Wilson, Terry M. Relating to the power of certain counties to enact park use rules; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 4133 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to investigation and prosecution of certain election offenses; creating a criminal offense; increasing criminal penalties. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4134 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the creation of the criminal offense of engaging in organized election fraud activity. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4136 85-0 (2017) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the operation of casino games at 12 casinos in this state by licensed persons in counties that have approved casino gaming; requiring occupational licenses or certifications; creating criminal offenses and providing other penalties; authorizing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 4200 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to the acquisition or attempted acquisition of a firearm by a person prohibited from possessing a firearm. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
SB 6 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility; authorizing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Received from the Senate
SB 8 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
Relating to certain prohibited abortions and the treatment and disposition of a human fetus, human fetal tissue, and embryonic and fetal tissue remains; creating a civil cause of action; imposing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses. House: State Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 68 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from the Employees Retirement System of Texas of certain elected officials convicted of certain offenses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 69 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to civil or criminal liability for leaving certain animals unattended in or removing certain individuals or animals from a motor vehicle. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 91 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the use of automatic license plate readers by a law enforcement agency. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 140 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the criminal penalties for insider trading and other misuse of official information by public servants. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 188 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to civil liability for removing certain individuals or animals from a motor vehicle and criminal liability for removing certain animals from a motor vehicle. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 206 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons; increasing a criminal penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 220 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of certain mental health facilities. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 280 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the prosecution of the offense of criminal trespass. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 395 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to the prosecution of the offense of operation of unmanned aircraft over correctional facility or critical infrastructure facility. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Corrections
SB 483 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 523 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to the prosecution of the offense of operation of unmanned aircraft over correctional facility or critical infrastructure facility. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 524 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Relating to increasing the punishment for the offense of abuse of a corpse. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 555 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to the entry of real property under a claim of eminent domain authority; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 791 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the financial abuse of elderly persons, including requiring financial institutions to report suspected financial abuse of elderly persons; providing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 841 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful installation of tracking device or malicious software. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1020 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to cybercrime; creating criminal offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1090 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense. House: Public Health
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Point of order sustained
SB 1106 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the issuance of a citation for criminal trespass punishable as a Class B misdemeanor. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1110 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to allowing a person suspected of committing or attempting to commit theft to complete an education program offered by a merchant. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 1121 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the presumption of intent in the prosecution of certain criminal cases involving theft by check or issuance of a bad check. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1165 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to judicial proceedings on a petition to set aside a conviction or an order of expunction of arrest records and files for certain victims of trafficking of persons or compelling prostitution who are convicted of certain offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1183 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Price, Four
Relating to procedures regarding criminal defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and to the period for which a person may be committed to receive certain temporary mental health services. House: Public Health
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1196 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to the declaration of a common nuisance involving a computer network or web address. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1204 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal mischief involving the death of a head of cattle or horses. Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 1232 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Alvarado, Carol
Relating to inappropriate conduct between a person and an animal; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1262 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al. Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to adopt or enforce certain regulations regarding whether a private employer may obtain or consider an employment applicant's or employee's criminal history record information. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1343 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Parker, Tan
Relating to the capture, use, or recording of certain items for commercial purposes, including the prosecution of criminal offenses regarding unauthorized recordings. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1421 85-0 (2017) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to access to criminal history record information by the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Referred to Energy Resources
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 1474 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the prosecution of the offense of impersonating a public servant. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1477 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to ransomware; creating a criminal offense. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
SB 1490 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Perez, Mary Ann
Relating to the premium surcharge certain automobile insurers are required to assess against an insured convicted of certain offenses. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1619 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of the offense of electronic access interference. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1649 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Moody, Joe
Relating to increasing the punishment for certain conduct constituting the offense of criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1719 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1777 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the imposition of a criminal penalty for the violation of a rule adopted or order issued under the Flood Control and Insurance Act. Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1789 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to a limitation on civil suits against persons reporting suspicious activity in good faith. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1790 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the punishment for the offense of fraudulent destruction, removal, or concealment of a writing that is attached to tangible property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1792 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to conditions of community supervision for defendants convicted of certain criminal offenses involving animals. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1822 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to the creation of a commission to review certain penal laws of this state and certain recommendations regarding those laws, to criminal offenses previously compiled in statutes outside the Penal Code, to repealing certain of those offenses, and to conforming punishments for certain of those offenses to the penalty structure provided in the Penal Code; increasing the punishment for sabotage and sedition; imposing a civil penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1825 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to the use of automatic license plate readers by a law enforcement agency. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1829 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to common nuisances. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1866 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the employment of certain individuals at a sexually oriented business. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
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 2019 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the punishment for the offense of tampering with a governmental record; increasing a criminal penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2054 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
Relating to the offense of possessing a weapon in a secured area of an airport. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2147 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the creation of the offense of engaging in organized election fraud activity. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2191 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to certain sexual offenses; creating a criminal offense; increasing a criminal penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2238 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia
Sponsor: Dale, Tony | et. al.
Relating to certain sexual offenses and certain other offenses involving conduct of a sexual nature, including the creation of the criminal offenses of sexual coercion, indecent assault, and possession or promotion of lewd visual material depicting a child, and to certain criminal acts committed in relation to those offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 123 85-1 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 169 85-1 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to assisting voters and other voting processes and procedures; creating criminal offenses; increasing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 296 85-1 (2017) Author: Stickland, Jonathan | et. al. Relating to the carrying of a firearm by a person who is not otherwise prohibited from possessing the firearm and to criminal offenses otherwise related to the carrying of a firearm; creating criminal offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 382 85-1 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to prohibiting the reckless discharge of a firearm; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 88 85-1 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the punishment for certain voting-related offenses committed or attempted by persons who are not citizens of the United States. Filed
HB 81 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to regulation of the sale, distribution, possession, use, and advertising of nicotine products and cigarettes; authorizing a fee; creating offenses. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 101 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the creation of the offense of unlawful disclosure of certain visual material. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 153 84-0 (2015) Author: Harless, Patricia Relating to the adoption of noise regulations by certain counties; providing a criminal penalty; authorizing a fee. House: County Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 198 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns by certain persons attending a school board meeting. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 259 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to forfeiture of property used in the commission of certain littering offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 270 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 273 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the minimum term of confinement for an offense of illegal dumping in a municipality. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 274 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Relating to the enforcement of municipal rules, ordinances, or police regulations prohibiting illegal dumping; increasing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 334 84-0 (2015) Author: Ashby, Trent Relating to a defense to prosecution of the offense of Medicaid fraud. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 425 84-0 (2015) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities of certain persons, including elected officials convicted of certain crimes. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
HB 496 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to civil and criminal liability for the unlawful disclosure or promotion of certain intimate visual material; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 603 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to civil and criminal liability for the unlawful disclosure or promotion of certain intimate visual material; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 681 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth | et. al. Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities of certain persons, including elected officials convicted of certain crimes. House: Pensions
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 702 84-0 (2015) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to discrimination against an individual with a criminal record by a life insurance company. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 769 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis Relating to the elements of and punishment for the offense of providing an alcoholic beverage to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 822 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth | et. al. Relating to increasing the punishment for the offense of fraudulent or fictitious military record. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 896 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to creating a criminal offense regarding the breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 910 84-0 (2015) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a holstered handgun; creating criminal offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
HB 944 84-0 (2015) Author: Kacal, Kyle Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun; providing penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 946 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to painting and marking requirements for certain meteorological evaluation towers; creating an offense. House: Agriculture & Livestock Laid on the table subject to call
HB 989 84-0 (2015) Author: Frullo, John | et. al. Relating to defenses and exceptions to the prosecution of the criminal offense of the possession, manufacture, transport, repair, or sale of certain prohibited explosive weapons, firearms, and related items. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1035 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to criminal offenses involving the filming, recording, photographing, documenting, or observing of a peace officer. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Left pending 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 1072 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to serve on the board of a property owners' association. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1220 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to a property right in certain DNA samples; providing injunctive relief and a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1320 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to certain information reported by consumer reporting agencies. House: Business & Industry Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1462 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses relating to an application for a ballot to be voted by mail; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1481 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to prohibiting the operation of an unmanned aircraft over certain facilities; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1491 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the publication of confidential criminal and juvenile justice records of certain juveniles; providing civil penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1510 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al.
Relating to liability of persons who lease dwellings to persons with criminal records. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 1/1/16
HB 1538 84-0 (2015) Author: Meyer, Morgan Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from a public retirement system of public officers or employees convicted of certain offenses. House: Pensions Referred to Pensions
HB 1539 84-0 (2015) Author: Meyer, Morgan | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to increasing the criminal penalties in certain circumstances for insider trading and other misuse of official information by public servants. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
HB 1579 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the sale and purchase of shark fins or products derived from shark fins; creating a criminal offense. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1747 84-0 (2015) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of entry of a person into a public restroom designated for the opposite sex as disorderly conduct. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1748 84-0 (2015) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to the use of public locker rooms, shower facilities, and toilet facilities; creating a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1844 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis Relating to the offense of providing an alcoholic beverage to a minor; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1877 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to civil and criminal liability for the disclosure of certain visual material on the Internet; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1905 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to certain state and local taxes, including ad valorem taxes, and to the repeal of certain of those taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
HB 2193 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the office of a public defender appointed by the Commissioners Court of Randall County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2269 84-0 (2015) Author: Metcalf, Will Relating to the unlawful seizure of a firearm by a governmental officer or employee; creating an offense. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2520 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to restrictions on the political activities of a county clerk who administers elections; creating a criminal offense. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2687 84-0 (2015) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to persons who are public servants for purposes of the offenses of official oppression and misuse of official information; creating offenses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2744 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to the use of automatic license plate readers by a law enforcement agency or municipal parking enforcement authority. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3046 84-0 (2015) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the prosecution of the offense of failure to identify; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3209 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the elimination of the statute of limitations for certain felony offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3291 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to transactions involving oil, gas, or condensate; creating a criminal offense. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Vetoed by the Governor
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 3435 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to civil and criminal actions related to racketeer influenced and corrupt organizations; creating a criminal offense. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3717 84-0 (2015) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to the criminal penalty for a person who carries a concealed weapon into a prohibited area; creating a criminal offense; providing penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3784 84-0 (2015) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of criminal offenses regarding unauthorized recordings. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3834 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to the creation of the criminal offense of barratry by a public insurance adjuster. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3843 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to creating the criminal offense of prohibited conduct by public insurance adjusters. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3884 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the carrying of knives; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
SB 17 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a holstered handgun; creating a criminal offense; providing penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 108 84-0 (2015) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to certain criminal procedures for misdemeanor offenses committed by children. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 110 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from a public retirement system of public officers or employees convicted of certain offenses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 111 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the criminal penalties for insider trading and other misuse of official information by public servants. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 120 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to the penalty for theft of an official ballot or official carrier envelope for an election. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 124 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 187 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to a defense to prosecution of the offense of Medicaid fraud. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 229 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the unlawful seizure of a firearm by a governmental officer or employee; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 345 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the prosecution of the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 346 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a holstered handgun; creating a criminal offense; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 367 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to the unauthorized use of an alcoholic beverage permit or license; providing a criminal penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 376 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al. Relating to the consideration of criminal history record information regarding applicants for employment. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Co-author authorized
SB 473 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Frullo, John
Relating to defenses and exceptions to the prosecution of the criminal offense of the possession, manufacture, transport, repair, or sale of certain prohibited explosive weapons, firearms, and related items. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 475 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to a property right in certain DNA samples; providing injunctive relief and a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 505 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Workman, Paul
Relating to painting and marking requirements for certain meteorological evaluation towers; creating an offense. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 621 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to criminal offenses involving, and governmental liability for retaliatory prosecutions associated with, the filming, recording, photographing, documenting, or observing of a peace officer. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 741 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to criminal procedures related to certain offenses committed by a student on property under control of a school district. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 835 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth
Relating to increasing the punishment for the offense of fraudulent or fictitious military record. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1091 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to criminal trespass by an unauthorized immigrant; creating a criminal offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1135 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al.
Sponsor: González, Mary
Relating to civil and criminal liability for the unlawful disclosure or promotion of certain intimate visual material; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1286 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the use of automatic license plate readers by a law enforcement agency. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1393 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the creation of the offense of theft of pipeline equipment, oil and gas equipment, oil, gas, or condensate and the unauthorized purchase or sale of oil, gas, or condensate. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1457 84-0 (2015) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Clardy, Travis
Relating to bad faith claims of patent infringement; providing a civil penalty. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1473 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to liability of persons who lease dwellings to persons with criminal records. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1486 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the presumption of intent in the prosecution of certain criminal cases involving theft by check or issuance of a bad check. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1660 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to prohibited practices regarding unauthorized recordings. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1811 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to certain publications of intimate visual material by a business; providing civil penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1846 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the criminal penalty for violating the Flood Control and Insurance Act. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 38 83-0 (2013) Author: Menéndez, José
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to the penalty for an offense involving motor vehicle airbags. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 73 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of and the punishment for the offense of burglary committed while evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 148 83-0 (2013) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken | et. al.
Relating to aid provided to certain voters; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 183 83-0 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of official oppression. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 206 83-0 (2013) Author: Márquez, Marisa | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of tampering with certain governmental records based on certain reporting for school districts and open-enrollment charter schools. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 221 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the elimination of the statute of limitations for certain felony offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 223 83-0 (2013) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns by certain persons attending a school board meeting. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 247 83-0 (2013) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the adoption of noise regulations by certain counties; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 268 83-0 (2013) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression. House: Urban Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 279 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the penalty for theft of a pet. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 412 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Phil Relating to the punishment for a false affiliation with a charitable organization or a false claim of a charitable purpose in the course of committing certain crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
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 647 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to employment of persons by open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 729 83-0 (2013) Author: Price, Walter "Four"
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to access to criminal history record information by certain hospitals and other facilities. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 798 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to certain actions taken by certain licensing authorities regarding a license holder or applicant who has been convicted of a Class C misdemeanor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 895 83-0 (2013) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to access by a public institution of higher education to the criminal history record information of certain persons seeking to reside in on-campus housing. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 956 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the prosecution of the offense of disorderly conduct involving certain unreasonable noise. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1012 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Susan Relating to the elements of and punishment for the offense of providing an alcoholic beverage to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1064 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the prosecution of the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1083 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the venue for prosecution of certain computer crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1163 83-0 (2013) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of tampering with a witness. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1165 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Ed | et. al. Relating to the offense of failure to attend school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1231 83-0 (2013) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the application of the offenses of disrupting public school classes or transportation to persons younger than 12 years of age. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1284 83-0 (2013) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the offense of making or causing a false alarm or report involving a public or private institution of higher education. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1314 83-0 (2013) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the unlawful seizure of a firearm by a governmental officer or employee; providing penalties. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 1420 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the prosecution of the offense of failure to identify. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1467 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth | et. al. Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities of certain elected officials convicted of certain crimes. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
HB 1564 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the penalty for theft of an official ballot or official carrier envelope for an election. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1577 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from a public retirement system of public officers or employees convicted of certain offenses. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
HB 1918 83-0 (2013) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al. Relating to a defense to prosecution of the offense of Medicaid fraud. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1934 83-0 (2013) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to discrimination against an individual with a criminal record by a life insurance company. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2040 83-0 (2013) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to a complaint alleging the commission of an offense by a child on school property. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2115 83-0 (2013) Author: Frullo, John Relating to the authority and duties of the office of inspector general for the Health and Human Services Commission; authorizing the recovery of fees. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 2130 83-0 (2013) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the offense of evading arrest. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2157 83-0 (2013) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to certain offenses for providing services involving an irrigation system without a license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2167 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the removal of a state or local officer for refusing or directing others to refuse to enforce state or federal law. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select Referred to Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select
HB 2280 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to prohibited employment by a bail bond surety. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2344 83-0 (2013) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to prosecution of and punishment for the offense of smuggling of persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence 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 2758 83-0 (2013) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the business, supervision, and regulation of state savings and loan associations and state savings banks; providing a criminal penalty. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2804 83-0 (2013) Author: Toth, Steve Relating to the creation of a commission to review certain penal laws of this state. House: Criminal Procedure Reform, Select Committee report sent to Calendars
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 2861 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to certain business entities engaged in the publication, republication, or other dissemination of mug shots and other information regarding the involvement of an individual in the criminal justice system; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 2986 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to certain solicitations of professional employment for the provision of legal services; creating an offense. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3048 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to remedies for nonpayment of tolls for the use of toll projects; authorizing a fee; creating an offense. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3057 83-0 (2013) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the prosecution of certain misdemeanor offenses committed by children and to school district law enforcement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3071 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al. Relating to a worker's lien on a vehicle, motorboat, vessel, or outboard motor; providing a penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 3138 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to the prosecution of the offense of money laundering and to the forfeiture of certain contraband. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
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 3275 83-0 (2013) Author: Simmons, Ron Relating to the punishment for the offense of unlawful use of a criminal instrument with intent to commit certain felony offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3354 83-0 (2013) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
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 3458 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the offense of evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3627 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary Relating to civil liability for promotion of certain improper visual images. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3746 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the offenses of cruelty to livestock animals and cruelty to nonlivestock animals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3784 83-0 (2013) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the creation of a state court to hear cases involving insurance and Medicaid fraud. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HJR 39 83-0 (2013) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the denial of bail to certain persons charged with a violent or sexual offense after having been previously convicted of a violent or sexual offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 124 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Márquez, Marisa | et. al.
Relating to the punishment for the offense of tampering with certain governmental records based on certain reporting for school districts and open-enrollment charter schools. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 146 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to access by a public institution of higher education to the criminal history record information of certain persons seeking to reside in on-campus housing. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 222 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the venue for prosecution of certain computer crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 249 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the prosecution of the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 529 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Oliveira, René
Relating to the creation of the offense of installation, transfer, use, or possession of an automated sales suppression device or phantom-ware. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 549 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Carter, Stefani | et. al.
Relating to penalties for engaging in organized criminal activity. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 554 83-0 (2013) Author: Campbell, Donna
Sponsor: Miller, Rick
Relating to the penalty for theft of an official ballot or official carrier envelope for an election. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 616 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John Relating to the prosecution of and the punishment for the offense of burglary committed while evading arrest or detention. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 701 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Herrero, Abel
Relating to a defense to prosecution for criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 746 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to unlawful acts against and criminal offenses involving the Medicaid program. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 810 83-0 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to a defense to prosecution of the offense of Medicaid fraud. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 834 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the confidentiality of certain grand juror information, including making former district court jurors instead of former grand jurors eligible for service on certain public committees. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 897 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to the offenses of interference with public duties, required obedience to the order or direction of a police officer, and assault, certain unsuccessful prosecutions therefor, and related civil liability of a governmental unit. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 909 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities of certain elected officials convicted of certain crimes. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1008 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Relating to the business, supervision, and regulation of state savings and loan associations and state savings banks; providing a criminal penalty. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1114 83-0 (2013) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Herrero, Abel
Relating to the prosecution of certain misdemeanor offenses committed by children and to school district law enforcement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1124 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to certain offenses relevant to maintaining public school discipline. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1268 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to recreational vehicles and recreational vehicle parks. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1289 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Bohac, Dwayne
Relating to certain business entities engaged in the publication of mug shots and other information regarding the involvement of an individual in the criminal justice system; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1348 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1360 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
Relating to the punishment for the offense of tampering with a witness and the evidence that may be offered to show that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1363 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to testimony or the production of evidence before the legislature or a legislative committee. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 1451 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of money laundering and to the forfeiture of certain contraband. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1757 83-0 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Zedler, Bill
Relating to the manufacture, sale, distribution, purchase, or possession of a license plate flipper; creating an offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 21 83-1 (2013) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the unlawful seizure of a firearm by a governmental officer or employee; providing penalties. Filed
HB 84 83-1 (2013) Author: White, James Relating to persons who are public servants for purposes of the offense of official oppression. Filed
SB 41 83-1 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons. Filed
HB 17 82-0 (2011) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of criminal trespass by an illegal alien and to certain procedures for arresting illegal aliens for committing that criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 41 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the penalty for certain conduct constituting an offense for false report to peace officer or law enforcement employee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 47 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of possession, manufacture, transportation, repair, or sale of a tire deflation device; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 190 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the adoption of noise regulations by certain counties; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 246 82-0 (2011) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities of certain elected officials convicted of certain crimes. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 253 82-0 (2011) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the protection of children by ensuring reports of abuse or neglect, protecting children from abuse and neglect, ensuring that births are reported, and prosecuting the offense of bigamy; providing criminal penalties. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 255 82-0 (2011) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the enforcement of tax laws; providing a criminal penalty. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 341 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the prosecution of and the punishment for the offense of burglary committed while evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 385 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the punishment for theft and certain fraud offenses committed against a disabled individual. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 407 82-0 (2011) Author: Quintanilla, Chente Relating to the grounds for a hearing concerning action on certain alcoholic beverage permits and licenses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Considered in 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 685 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of the attorney representing the state to dismiss a criminal action based on the commission of a nonviolent offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 691 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to testimony or the production of documents before a legislative committee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 698 82-0 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns by certain persons attending a school board meeting. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 718 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the period in which a person commits the offense of funeral service disruption. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 739 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the elimination of the statute of limitations for certain felony offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 783 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 804 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon | et. al. Relating to the offense of illegal voting by a person who is not a United States citizen. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 864 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 882 82-0 (2011) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting certain transactions involving malt liquor containing certain stimulants. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 963 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Jose
Relating to the costs associated with proceedings regarding cruelly treated animals. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 968 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to expulsion from school or placement in a disciplinary alternative education program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1043 82-0 (2011) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to creating an offense for engaging in certain conduct relating to cockfighting. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1084 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to creation of the offense of registering to vote by persons who are not citizens of the United States. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1089 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al. Relating to the authority of a county or municipality to require the removal of graffiti by a property owner. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1102 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the penalty for theft of a pet. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1103 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to conditions of community supervision for persons convicted of certain criminal offenses involving animal cruelty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1202 82-0 (2011) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the creation of the offense of employing or contracting with an unauthorized alien. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1224 82-0 (2011) Author: Reynolds, Ron
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to expulsion of a public school student who commits certain criminal acts involving a computer, computer network, or computer system owned by or operated on behalf of a school district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1243 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Doug Relating to the creation of the criminal offense of ingesting a controlled substance while pregnant or introducing a controlled substance into the body of a person who is pregnant and the consequences of the commission of that offense in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1343 82-0 (2011) Author: Carter, Stefani | et. al. Relating to proper venue for certain criminal prosecutions of mortgage fraud. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1425 82-0 (2011) Author: Garza, John Relating to the authority of a county or municipality to require the removal of graffiti by a property owner. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1471 82-0 (2011) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to enhancing the penalty prescribed for certain acts of official oppression. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1472 82-0 (2011) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1473 82-0 (2011) Author: Scott, Connie
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to creating the offense of altering a disabled parking placard. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1530 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns by county commissioners attending a meeting of the commissioners court. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1640 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of official oppression. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1679 82-0 (2011) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to aid provided to certain voters; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1722 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the prosecution and punishment of offenses related to the failure to stop or report certain crimes committed against a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1726 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system and to an offense involving the release of a DNA sample to an unauthorized recipient. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1856 82-0 (2011) Author: Woolley, Beverly
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of tampering with a witness. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1890 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to voidability of contracts procured through barratry and civil liability arising from conduct constituting barratry. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2053 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al. Relating to ineligibility to serve as a poll watcher. House: Elections Considered in Calendars
HB 2057 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of criminal conspiracy to interfere with an election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2073 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the criminal penalty for the discarding of certain burning materials. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2164 82-0 (2011) Author: Scott, Connie Relating to the prosecution of the offense of barratry and solicitation of professional employment. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2180 82-0 (2011) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the prosecution of the offense of disorderly conduct involving unreasonable noise. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2354 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the installation and use of a pen register, ESN reader, trap and trace device, mobile tracking device, or similar equipment in a correctional facility operated by or under contract with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2397 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2449 82-0 (2011) Author: Aliseda, Jose | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the procedures for voting ballots by mail. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2507 82-0 (2011) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the offense of installing an irrigation system without a license. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2524 82-0 (2011) Author: Cain, Erwin Relating to the criminal offenses for which and the circumstances under which certain communication devices may be detected and communications may be intercepted. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2538 82-0 (2011) Author: Vo, Hubert
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the confidentiality of certain identifying information regarding students of career schools or colleges and other educational entities; providing a criminal penalty. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Open Government, Select
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2583 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the establishment of a gang remediation task force. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 2585 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the illegal possession of another person's ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2586 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to the penalty for making a false statement on a voter registration application. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2632 82-0 (2011) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to access to the criminal history record information of certain persons by the Texas Facilities Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 2653 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to the contractual revocation of pension benefits of certain public employees convicted of an offense. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
HB 2764 82-0 (2011) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the offense of intentional unauthorized harvesting of timber, providing a criminal penalty. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 2807 82-0 (2011) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to creating an offense for the unlawful possession or transfer of a semiautomatic assault weapon. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2873 82-0 (2011) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al. Relating to the creation of a state court to hear cases involving insurance and Medicaid fraud. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2878 82-0 (2011) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the creation of certain criminal offenses involving unauthorized aliens, to the forfeiture of property in relation to criminal offenses involving unauthorized aliens, and to the creation of a private cause of action for employing or contracting with unauthorized aliens. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2981 82-0 (2011) Author: Hunter, Todd
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the operation on a highway or street of a motor vehicle that is drawing a boat or personal watercraft in or on which a child is riding; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3055 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the penalty for providing false information on an application for a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections Postponed
HB 3056 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to the forfeiture of contraband used in the commission of certain offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported favorably as substituted
HB 3103 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the penalty for fraudulent or deceptive voting practices; creating an offense. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3113 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to the offense for purportedly acting as a volunteer deputy registrar. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3125 82-0 (2011) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the offenses of unauthorized duplication, unauthorized recording, unauthorized operation of recording device, and improper labeling of recordings. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3176 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Susan Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of failure to stop or report aggravated sexual assault of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3396 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3423 82-0 (2011) Author: Lozano, J. M.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to certain criminal offenses committed in relation to a federal special investigator; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3453 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the regulatory authority of the consumer credit commissioner and to fees and interest charged in connection with consumer credit transactions; authorizing an administrative penalty. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3464 82-0 (2011) Author: Aliseda, Jose Relating to the penalty for making a false statement on a voter registration application. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3474 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to criminal offenses regarding the possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by a minor and providing alcoholic beverages to a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3498 82-0 (2011) Author: Aliseda, Jose | et. al. Relating to the penalty for illegal voting. House: Elections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3759 82-0 (2011) Author: White, James Relating to the criminal offenses for which and the circumstances under which certain communication devices may be detected and communications may be intercepted. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HJR 98 82-0 (2011) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment denying bail to certain persons charged with a violent or sexual offense after having been previously convicted of a violent or sexual offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HJR 129 82-0 (2011) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a state senator or state representative to forfeit office on the final conviction of a felony. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 217 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to expulsion of a public school student who commits certain criminal acts involving a computer, computer network, or computer system owned by or operated on behalf of a school district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 289 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the creation of the offense of possession, manufacture, transportation, repair, or sale of a tire deflation device; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 371 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Sponsor: Johnson, Eric | et. al.
Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities of certain elected officials convicted of certain crimes. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 418 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns by certain persons attending a school board meeting. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 485 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Carter, Stefani
Relating to proper venue for certain criminal prosecutions of mortgage fraud. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 496 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Relating to the punishment for the offense of evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 541 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John Relating to the costs associated with proceedings regarding cruelly treated animals. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 568 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon
Relating to access by a public institution of higher education to the criminal history record information of certain persons seeking to reside in on-campus housing. House: Higher Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
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 711 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Vo, Hubert
Relating to the confidentiality of certain identifying information regarding students of career schools or colleges and other educational entities; providing a criminal penalty. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Open Government, Select
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 808 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 841 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Miller, Sid | et. al.
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
House passage as amended reported
SB 843 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the prosecution of the offense of failure to identify. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 934 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to the enforcement of tax laws; providing a criminal penalty. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 939 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to creating an offense for engaging in certain conduct relating to cockfighting and to the criminal and civil consequences of committing that offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 960 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the waiver of the disqualification of a convicted felon from serving as independent executor of a decedent's estate. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 964 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the punishment for theft and certain fraud offenses committed against a disabled individual. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1043 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando
Relating to the criminal penalty for the discarding of certain burning materials. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
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 1116 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Relating to the enforcement and punishment of certain prohibited conduct that occurs on a public school campus or on a vehicle owned by a county or school district. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1117 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the prosecution of a parent contributing to the nonattendance of a public school student. House: Public Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 1126 82-0 (2011) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the regulatory authority of the consumer credit commissioner. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1162 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to reporting regarding, the apprehension and transportation of, and records relating to certain persons who are or may be persons with mental illness. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 1183 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the offense of coercing a person to have or seek an abortion and informed and voluntary consent for an abortion; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1283 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the penalty for fraudulent or deceptive voting practices; creating an offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1302 82-0 (2011) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roland
Relating to the offense of paying or receiving certain forms of compensation for assisting voters who vote early by mail; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1416 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to the creation of the offense of possession, manufacture, transportation, repair, or sale of a tire deflation device and to the offense of attempting to evade arrest through the use of a vehicle or a tire deflation device; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1548 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system and to an offense involving the release of a DNA sample to an unauthorized recipient. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1626 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the punishment for criminal mischief involving cattle, horses, and exotic livestock. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1649 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Margo, Dee
Relating to a grant program to support the prosecution of certain crimes. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1695 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to penalties for engaging in organized criminal activity. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1699 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to authorizing the use of an image verification system to determine whether an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate is a fugitive from justice. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
No action taken in committee
SB 1702 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to the establishment of a task force to enhance the prosecution and tracking of money laundering in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 57 82-1 (2011) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the creation of the offense of criminal trespass by an illegal alien and to certain procedures for arresting illegal aliens for committing that criminal offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 58 82-1 (2011) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the creation of the offense of employing or contracting with an unauthorized alien. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 84 82-1 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to operate one or more southbound vehicle checkpoints near the international border of this state for the purpose of preventing certain criminal offenses. Filed
SB 43 82-1 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to operate one or more southbound vehicle checkpoints near the international border of this state for the purpose of preventing certain criminal offenses. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Received from the Senate
HB 49 81-0 (2009) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of criminal trespass by illegal aliens and to certain procedures for arresting illegal aliens suspected of committing criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 56 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to the theft or unlawful possession of a motor vehicle inspection certificate; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 140 81-0 (2009) Author: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the use or display under certain circumstances of an expired license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 148 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of barratry and solicitation of professional employment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 149 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the penalty for illegally passing a stopped school bus. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 362 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to the authority of certain counties to enact noise regulations; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 410 81-0 (2009) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to the requirement under certain circumstances that a license holder display the person's license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 435 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the penalty for theft of a pet. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 493 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al. Relating to the eligibility for judge-ordered community supervision or for release on parole or to mandatory supervision of a defendant convicted of criminal solicitation of capital murder. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 494 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al. Relating to involuntary termination of parental rights based on attempted murder or solicitation of murder of the child's other parent. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 504 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the creation of an offense for a parent's contribution to a child's failure to comply with a sentence or court order relating to a disruptive activity or disruption of class on school property. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 617 81-0 (2009) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the possession of certain quantities of alcoholic beverages in a dry area. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 750 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 943 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to disciplinary actions imposed on public school students who disrupt the conduct of class or other school activities. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 949 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of the attorney representing the state to dismiss a criminal action based on the commission of a nonviolent offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 960 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to providing municipalities and counties access to criminal history record information for sexually oriented business license applicants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1027 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the authority of a peace officer to stop, detain, or arrest a person for a violation of certain traffic offenses. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1034 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to requiring a sexually oriented business to maintain certain photographic identification records; providing a criminal penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1078 81-0 (2009) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to increasing the penalty for illegal ground transportation solicitation at certain airports. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1115 81-0 (2009) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to the adoption of noise regulations by certain counties; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1282 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the penalty for theft of a driver's license, commercial driver's license, or personal identification certificate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1320 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to creating an offense for engaging in certain conduct relating to cockfighting and to the criminal and civil consequences of committing that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Conf. Comm. Report printed and distributed
HB 1395 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the offenses of cruelty to livestock animals and cruelty to nonlivestock animals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in subcommittee
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 1704 81-0 (2009) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to the punishment of the offense of cruelty to animals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2003 81-0 (2009) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the creation of the offense of online harassment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2031 81-0 (2009) Author: England, Kirk
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the definition of sight order for purposes of prosecuting certain criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2086 81-0 (2009) Author: Moody, Joseph
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the prevention, investigation, prosecution, and punishment for certain gang-related and other criminal offenses, including engaging in organized criminal activity, and to the consequences and costs of engaging in certain activities of a criminal street gang or certain other criminal activity; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
See remarks for effective date
HB 2100 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to procedures for certain persons charged with certain new offenses or an administrative violation of a condition of release from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice on parole or to mandatory supervision. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 2191 81-0 (2009) Author: Veasey, Marc | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to prohibiting contact between an employee of a facility that serves the elderly or disabled persons, whose criminal history has not been verified, and a patient or resident of the facility. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2461 81-0 (2009) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to publishing certain images of private property on the Internet; providing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2514 81-0 (2009) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to creating an offense for impersonating a United States citizen. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2519 81-0 (2009) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to alternative methods of obtaining criminal history information and registration of private vendors to obtain criminal history information; providing a civil penalty. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2574 81-0 (2009) Author: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne Relating to eligibility to be a candidate for, or elected or appointed to, a public elective office in this state. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2680 81-0 (2009) Author: Thibaut, Kristi Relating to the retrieval and waste of game birds, game animals, and fish; providing a penalty. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2757 81-0 (2009) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to elements of offenses under or violations of the Alcoholic Beverage Code. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
HB 2901 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the authority of a school district to refer a student for prosecution of the offense of disorderly conduct. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2902 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to removal of a public school student and placement in a disciplinary alternative education program for off-campus conduct. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3084 81-0 (2009) Author: Kent, Carol Relating to the penalty for a false report or a failure to report in connection with certain recordkeeping requirements under the jurisdiction of the Department of State Health Services. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3228 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the offense of prohibited substances and items in correctional facilities. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3351 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the punishment for certain conduct constituting the offense of official oppression and to the statute of limitation on prosecution of that conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 3680 81-0 (2009) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to creating the offense of contributing to the delinquency of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
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 4020 81-0 (2009) Author: Rios Ybarra, Tara | et. al. Relating to access to criminal history record information by the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4185 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to an annual report by the Texas Fusion Center regarding criminal street gangs and gang-related crime. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 4310 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the investigation, prosecution, and punishment for certain gang-related and other offenses and to the civil consequences of engaging in certain activities of a criminal street gang; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 4336 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al. Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct involving a firearm and to creating the offense of firearm smuggling; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4337 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to an annual report by the Texas Fusion Center regarding criminal street gangs and gang-related crime. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4381 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the creation of the offense of directing the activities of a criminal street gang. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
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 4467 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the creation and prosecution of the offense of making a false statement with the intent to deny a benefit. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 4481 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the establishment of a fraudulent identification unit to be operated by the Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 4513 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the licensing and regulation of amusement redemption machines at certain locations; providing criminal penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HJR 94 81-0 (2009) Author: Legler, Ken Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing transporting out of this state a noncitizen who commits an offense in this state. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 136 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Proposing a constitutional amendment disqualifying certain persons from service in the Legislature. House: Elections Referred to Elections
SB 11 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Miklos, Robert | et. al.
Relating to the prevention, investigation, prosecution, and punishment for certain gang-related and other criminal offenses and to the consequences and costs of engaging in certain activities of a criminal street gang or certain other criminal activity; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 75 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a disaster and emergency education program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
SB 330 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the punishment for unlawful carrying of weapons. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 367 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for certain criminal offenses involving the use of a false or fictitious identity or identifying documents. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
SB 369 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Moody, Joseph | et. al.
Relating to information contained in an intelligence database used to investigate and prosecute offenses committed by criminal street gangs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 371 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Miklos, Robert | et. al.
Relating to certain civil consequences of engaging in organized crime. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 379 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the duties of the Texas Fusion Center, including an annual report by the center regarding criminal street gangs. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 418 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Moody, Joseph | et. al.
Relating to the compilation, maintenance, and release of information in a criminal street gang intelligence database by law enforcement agencies and criminal justice agencies. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 423 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Moody, Joseph | et. al.
Relating to the conditions of community supervision that may be imposed on a defendant with regard to association with a member of a criminal street gang. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 496 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to certain unlawful acts involving state money or property and actions by the state and private persons to prosecute those acts; providing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 537 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Vaught, Allen | et. al.
Relating to the emergency installation and use of a device to intercept wire, oral, or electronic communications. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 551 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to civil liability for criminal street gang activity that violates a court-ordered injunction. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 707 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim
Relating to requiring a sexually oriented business to maintain certain photographic identification records; providing a criminal penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 809 81-0 (2009) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the issuance of an occupational license to certain applicants with criminal convictions. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 838 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the requirement under certain circumstances that a license holder display their license to carry a concealed handgun. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 849 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the creation of the offense of directing the activities of a criminal street gang. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 927 81-0 (2009) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Smith, Todd
Relating to tampering with a direct recording electronic voting machine. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 937 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for certain criminal offenses involving a criminal street gang. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
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 1079 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to requiring the disclosure of certain records and other information in a criminal investigation. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1121 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Thibaut, Kristi | et. al.
Relating to the retrieval and waste of game birds, game animals, and fish; providing a penalty. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1175 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the prosecution of the offense of failure to identify. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1256 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to the prevention and prosecution of, and punishment prescribed for engaging in, organized criminal activity in a gang-free zone. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 1273 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen | et. al.
Relating to creating an offense for interference with certain radio frequencies. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1285 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the interest and fees that may be charged for certain consumer loans; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1608 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the punishment for certain conduct constituting the offense of official oppression and to the statute of limitation on prosecution of that conduct. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1660 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of criminal trespass for process servers. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1662 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Vaught, Allen | et. al.
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1677 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the regulation of immigration assistance services; providing civil and criminal penalties. Senate: International Relations & Trade Referred to International Relations and Trade
SB 1832 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the eligibility for judge-ordered community supervision or for release on parole or to mandatory supervision of a defendant convicted of criminal solicitation of capital murder. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1838 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to involuntary termination of parental rights based on attempted murder or solicitation of murder of the child's other parent. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1951 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the penalty for theft of a driver's license, commercial driver's license, or personal identification certificate. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 2046 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to requiring criminal history background checks for employees of public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 2163 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Rios Ybarra, Tara
Relating to access to criminal history record information by the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 2195 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al. Relating to the creation of and penalties for certain offenses that take place at or involve an attempt to cross an international border. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
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 2225 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank
Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct involving the transporting or transferring of a firearm and to creating the offense of firearm smuggling. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 2282 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to creating an offense for engaging in certain conduct relating to cockfighting and to the criminal and civil consequences of committing that offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2327 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to a prohibition on the possession or smoking of a burning tobacco product in certain motor vehicles in which a person younger than 16 is present; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2367 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to an annual report by the Border Security Council regarding criminal street gangs and expanding gang prevention efforts. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 32 80-0 (2007) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to the penalty for discarding lighted smoking materials from a motor vehicle. House: State Affairs Postponed
HB 71 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to counterfeit motor vehicle airbags; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 124 80-0 (2007) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Law Enforcement Postponed
HB 126 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the offenses of fraudulent use or possession of identifying information and of engaging in organized criminal activity. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 150 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the punishment for a person with multiple convictions for identical misdemeanor offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 157 80-0 (2007) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to a silver alert for missing senior citizens. House: Law Enforcement Laid on the table subject to call
HB 176 80-0 (2007) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the authority of certain counties to enact noise regulations; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 182 80-0 (2007) Author: Brown, Betty | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the authority of certain counties to enact noise regulations; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
HB 185 80-0 (2007) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to discipline in public schools, including gang-related activity in and around public schools; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 297 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the offense of cruelty to animals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 353 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the obtaining of criminal history record information in a guardianship matter or proceeding. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 432 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of the sale of prison-produced articles or products. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 485 80-0 (2007) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the collection and amount of restitution authorized to be collected from persons charged with or convicted of certain misdemeanor offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 488 80-0 (2007) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to disciplinary action by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education against certain officers elected under the Texas Constitution. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 508 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 557 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the failure of a parent to attend a public school parent-teacher conference; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 716 80-0 (2007) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al.
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to mortgage fraud; providing criminal penalties. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 747 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to criminal failure to comply with a child custody order; providing a criminal penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 855 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of failure to identify. House: Law Enforcement Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 877 80-0 (2007) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to suspending a public school student from participating in extracurricular activities under certain circumstances. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 889 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to certain actions that constitute unlawful acts against the Medicaid program. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 916 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of dog fighting. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 917 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses prohibiting animal fighting. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1074 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the creation of an offense for a parent's contribution to a child's failure to comply with a sentence or court order relating to a disruptive activity or disruption of class on school property. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1093 80-0 (2007) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the offense of funeral service disruption. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1199 80-0 (2007) Author: Homer, Mark | et. al. Relating to a condition for the granting of a deferred disposition or deferred adjudication for certain alcohol-related offenses by minors. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1203 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the prosecution of the offense of interference with child custody. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
HB 1242 80-0 (2007) Author: King, Phil Relating to the prosecution and punishment of offenses regarding the management of certain funds delivered to a crime stoppers organization. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1245 80-0 (2007) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the venue for certain crimes regarding insurance fraud. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1258 80-0 (2007) Author: West, George | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of interference with police service animals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1367 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to access to the criminal history record information of students, prospective students, and prospective employees by certain public or private postsecondary educational institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1519 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to including within the offense of barratry and solicitation of professional employment certain solicitations made during certain periods. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1535 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to generally prohibiting the carrying of a Taser or other stun gun; providing certain criminal penalties and defenses to prosecution for persons who obtain a license. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 1576 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of the attorney representing the state to dismiss a criminal action based on the commission of a nonviolent offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1611 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the punishment for the offense of forgery of a writing that is or purports to be a check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Postponed
HB 1815 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses that involve carrying weapons on a person's property or in a person's vehicle. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1935 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to generally prohibiting the carrying of a Taser or other stun gun; providing certain criminal penalties and defenses to prosecution for persons who obtain a license. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2112 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Diane | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the prosecution of an offense prohibiting the exhibition, use, or threatened exhibition or use of a firearm in or on school property or a school bus. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2180 80-0 (2007) Author: Crabb, Joe | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of criminal trespass by illegal aliens and to certain procedures for arresting illegal aliens suspected of committing criminal offenses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2234 80-0 (2007) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to persons who may be ordered to take a blood sample from the body of a person who died as a result of a motor vehicle accident. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2307 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the creation of the offense of unauthorized use of an emergency communications device. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2309 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the penalty for failure to yield the right-of-way. House: Transportation Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 2328 80-0 (2007) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the offenses of cruelty to livestock and nonlivestock animals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2509 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to fraudulent workers' compensation insurance acts; providing an election of prosecution provision. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 2732 80-0 (2007) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to civil remedies and qui tam provisions under the Medicaid fraud prevention act. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2797 80-0 (2007) Author: Gonzales, Veronica Relating to the removal of county officers from office. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 2862 80-0 (2007) Author: Crabb, Joe Relating to requiring a distinctive symbol or marking on the driver's license issued to a person convicted a second or subsequent time of certain intoxication offenses. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 3042 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to certain convictions barring employment at certain facilities serving the elderly or persons with disabilities. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3059 80-0 (2007) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to the appearance of certain misdemeanor offenders before a magistrate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 3294 80-0 (2007) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to the penalties for the offense of criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3681 80-0 (2007) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" Relating to the closing of a loan transaction and liability of certain persons involved in the lending and appraisal process. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 3814 80-0 (2007) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to adoption of the Revised Uniform Anatomical Gift Act; providing criminal penalties. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
SB 9 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Relating to the disclosure or dissemination of criminal history record information, child abuse investigation reports, and school district audit working papers for certain purposes, including the certification and employment of educators and other public school employees who engage in certain misconduct. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 199 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Rose, Patrick
Relating to certain convictions barring employment at certain facilities serving the elderly or persons with disabilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 283 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the authority of certain counties to enact noise regulations; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 362 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle
Sponsor: Gattis, Dan
Relating to civil remedies and qui tam provisions under the Medicaid fraud prevention act. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 398 80-0 (2007) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to dismissal of the charge in certain motor vehicle equipment offenses. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 443 80-0 (2007) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to the authority of a school district board of trustees to create a criminal offense for violation of a district policy. House: Public Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 521 80-0 (2007) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the offense of funeral service disruption. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 630 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the creation of a public integrity unit in the office of the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 639 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to the rental of personal property under a rental agreement. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 701 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the prosecution and punishment of dog fighting. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 702 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses prohibiting animal fighting. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 721 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to disciplinary action by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education against certain officers elected under the Texas Constitution. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
SB 852 80-0 (2007) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to certain actions that constitute unlawful acts against the Medicaid program. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 858 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the interest and fees that may be charged for certain consumer loans; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 967 80-0 (2007) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to injurious or disruptive conduct at major venue sporting events; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1097 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Noriega, Rick
Relating to the offense of criminal trespass. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1100 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the offenses of cruelty to livestock and nonlivestock animals. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1307 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to residential mortgage fraud; imposing a fee on residential mortgage loans; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1308 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the closing of a residential mortgage loan transaction and liability of certain persons involved in the appraisal process. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Financial Institutions
SB 1329 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the criminal penalty for evading arrest by using a vehicle. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1508 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the creation of the offense of unauthorized use of an emergency communications device. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1511 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the removal of county officers from office. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1597 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to adoption of the Revised Uniform Anatomical Gift Act; providing criminal penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 1715 80-0 (2007) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to the venue for certain crimes regarding insurance fraud. House: Insurance
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SJR 26 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 33 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of deceptive business practices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 126 79-0 (2005) Author: Berman, Leo
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the penalty for tampering with a governmental record establishing residency for enrollment in a public school. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 172 79-0 (2005) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to ordering criminal defendants to pay restitution on conviction of certain offenses involving the making of a false statement or report. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee meeting cancelled
HB 217 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the authority of certain counties to enact noise regulations; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 311 79-0 (2005) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or law enforcement employee. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 326 79-0 (2005) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Relating to the offense of cruelty to animals. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 369 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David | et. al. Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of racing a motor vehicle on a public highway in this state. House: Transportation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 500 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to the prosecution of the offense of credit card or debit card abuse. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 502 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to prohibiting a person from offering to deliver or delivering, or offering to purchase or purchasing, a substance or device with the intent to falsify a drug test. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 505 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the discharge of a firearm across a property line; providing a penalty. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 521 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to restraining dogs with certain chains or tethers; providing criminal penalties. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 590 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to the offense of cruelty to animals. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture and Livestock
HB 673 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to prohibiting housing discrimination against certain persons convicted of a nonviolent criminal offense. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 834 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to cruelty to cattle, horses, sheep, swine, or goats. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture and Livestock
HB 864 79-0 (2005) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the regulation of the cloning of human beings; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 913 79-0 (2005) Author: Denny, Mary Relating to a special office in the Texas Ethics Commission to investigate criminal conduct related to political funds and campaigns. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1118 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to operating a motor vehicle with a person riding in a boat or personal watercraft being drawn by the vehicle; creating an offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1129 79-0 (2005) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the prosecution of the offense of interference with child custody. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1307 79-0 (2005) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al. Relating to criminal background checks on users of online relationship services. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1433 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the provision of a violent or sexually explicit video game to a minor; providing criminal penalties. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1500 79-0 (2005) Author: Moreno, Joe | et. al. Relating to the creation of an offense involving certain sales of tickets to events; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1543 79-0 (2005) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to including within conduct proscribed by the offense of obstructing a highway or other passageway certain conduct involving the discharge of fireworks. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1566 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David Relating to possession of a deadly weapon in a secured area of an airport; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 1628 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Betty | et. al. Relating to the authority of certain counties to enact noise regulations; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1723 79-0 (2005) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to including within conduct proscribed by various offenses certain conduct involving the discharge of fireworks. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1751 79-0 (2005) Author: Pena, Aaron
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the procedures governing the payment of restitution by criminal defendants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1762 79-0 (2005) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the punishment for a person with multiple convictions for identical misdemeanor offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1807 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the offense of attack on an assistance animal. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1820 79-0 (2005) Author: Otto, John
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the requirements for reporting certain information to the attorney general or the legislature. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 1962 79-0 (2005) Author: Quintanilla, Chente Relating to the prosecution and punishment of cruelty to animals. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture and Livestock
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 2104 79-0 (2005) Author: Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of hindering apprehension or prosecution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2222 79-0 (2005) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses prohibiting animal fighting. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2223 79-0 (2005) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the making of a notation on and the processing of a forged check by a financial institution. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2358 79-0 (2005) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the offense of identity theft by electronic device and to notice to certain persons of the penalties associated with that offense. Filed
HB 2633 79-0 (2005) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to the unlawful carrying of a handgun on certain premises used for law enforcement. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2670 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to service retirement benefits for certain peace officers. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 3052 79-0 (2005) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to the enforcement of a buyer's obligation under a retail installment transaction; providing a criminal penalty. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 3193 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the offense of arson and to the sentencing of that offense; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3194 79-0 (2005) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to third-party civil liability for certain persons entering into building or construction contracts. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3207 79-0 (2005) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to increasing the penalties for certain criminal offenses involving an election. House: Elections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3372 79-0 (2005) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the solicitation of personal injury and other tort claims and the reporting of charges and convictions; providing criminal penalties. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HR 2239 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1068. Reported enrolled
SB 172 79-0 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the offense of cruelty to animals. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 173 79-0 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to banning handguns and certain other weapons from parking areas associated with schools or educational institutions; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 246 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the creation of an offense involving certain sales of tickets to events; providing a penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 312 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the use, sale, purchase, or possession of a traffic-control signal preemption device; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 365 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of coin-operated or coin collection machines. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 481 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Keel, Terry | et. al.
Relating to creating an offense for the unauthorized operation of a recording device in a motion picture theater. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 513 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the prosecution of the offense of credit card or debit card abuse. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 619 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Flores, Kino
Relating to the enforcement of certain standards for commercial motor vehicles. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 640 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the notification of foreign consular officials on the arrest of foreign nationals and to communications between those consular officials and arrested persons. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 641 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses prohibiting animal fighting. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 664 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the unlawful carrying of a handgun on certain premises used for law enforcement. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1223 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the making of a notation on a forged check by a financial institution. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1625 79-0 (2005) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to including within conduct proscribed by various offenses certain conduct involving the discharge of fireworks. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1664 79-0 (2005) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the requirements for reporting certain information to the attorney general. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
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 1727 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the offense of arson and to the sentencing of that offense; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 12 79-3 (2006) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to privacy of wireless telecommunications customer information; providing a civil penalty. House: Regulated Industries Referred to Regulated Industries
HB 66 79-3 (2006) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al. Relating to prohibiting certain disruptions at a funeral service; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 97 79-3 (2006) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to prohibiting certain disruptions at a funeral service; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 14 79-3 (2006) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al. Relating to prohibiting certain disruptions at a funeral service; creating an offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
HB 75 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a suit to abate certain conduct of criminal street gangs and similar entities. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 130 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful transfer of certain weapons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 155 78-0 (2003) Author: West, George | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to prohibiting a sex offender from owning or serving in certain capacities on behalf of a sexually oriented business; creating an offense and providing a penalty. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 177 78-0 (2003) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the regulation of certain international matchmaking organizations; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: International Relations and Trade
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 223 78-0 (2003) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the authority of certain counties to enact noise regulations; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 247 78-0 (2003) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to collection of a check processing fee on behalf of a holder of a dishonored check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 275 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the prosecution of theft of service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 325 78-0 (2003) Author: McCall, Brian
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the punishment for the offenses of failure to identify and failure to report. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 349 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the waiver of jurisdiction and discretionary transfer to criminal court by a juvenile court. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 403 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the penalty for premature disclosure of voting results. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 406 78-0 (2003) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to proceeds received by a person accused or convicted of a crime from publicizing the crime. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 432 78-0 (2003) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the creation of an offense involving certain sales of tickets to certain events; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs Postponed
HB 549 78-0 (2003) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to increasing the penalties for the offenses of intoxication assault and intoxication manslaughter. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 636 78-0 (2003) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to prohibiting housing discrimination against certain persons convicted of a nonviolent criminal offense. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 743 78-0 (2003) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to paramilitary training organizations; providing criminal penalties. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations Left pending in committee
HB 831 78-0 (2003) Author: Reyna, Elvira | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to regulation of the use of laser pointers; providing a criminal penalty. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 857 78-0 (2003) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the criminal penalty for violating the law regulating the practice of public accountancy. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 864 78-0 (2003) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to prohibiting the introduction or possession of certain items in correctional facilities or on certain property of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice; providing penalties. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 957 78-0 (2003) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the punishment of certain assaults committed against employees of primary or secondary schools. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1060 78-0 (2003) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to prohibiting the promotion of certain improper photographs or visual recordings; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1139 78-0 (2003) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the offense of cruelty to animals. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Referred to State Cultural & Recreational Res
HB 1175 78-0 (2003) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the regulation of cloning of human beings; providing penalties. House: Regulated Industries Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1201 78-0 (2003) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem taxation as timber land that is claimed as part of a residence homestead or diverted to certain other uses. House: Local Government Ways and Means Considered in Calendars
HB 1257 78-0 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to laws regulating the carrying of weapons and the places where weapons are prohibited and to the organization of those laws in the statutes. House: Law Enforcement Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1311 78-0 (2003) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to employer responsibilities under the Texas Commercial Driver's License Act; providing a penalty. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1326 78-0 (2003) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of racing a motor vehicle on a public highway or street and of being a spectator at an illegal motor vehicle racing event; providing penalties. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1351 78-0 (2003) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the punishment for certain conduct involving prohibited weapons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1368 78-0 (2003) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or law enforcement employee. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1373 78-0 (2003) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to the penalties for making a false bomb threat and committing an offense involving a hoax bomb. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1482 78-0 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the authority of a judge to reduce or terminate the community supervision of a defendant convicted of an offense punishable as a state jail felony. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1484 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the unlawful transfer of certain weapons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1546 78-0 (2003) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to banning pellet and BB guns from certain public places; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1592 78-0 (2003) Author: Nixon, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the establishment of the offense of performing surgery while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1781 78-0 (2003) Author: Casteel, Carter Relating to the venue in the prosecution of the offense of misapplication of trust funds. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1835 78-0 (2003) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the issuance of citations to and the arrest of persons for certain misdemeanors punishable by fine only. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1876 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to ordering criminal defendants to pay restitution on conviction of certain offenses involving the making of a false statement or report. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1906 78-0 (2003) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the fine or penalty for the violation of a rule, ordinance, or police regulation governing certain offenses in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1909 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the prosecution of the offense of interference with child custody. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1971 78-0 (2003) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to convictions barring employment in certain facilities serving the elderly or persons with disabilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1980 78-0 (2003) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to excepting certain land from the additional tax imposed on the change of use of land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as open-space land. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 1982 78-0 (2003) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the sale of cacti; providing a penalty. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture and Livestock
HB 2005 78-0 (2003) Author: Moreno, Joe
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the requirements for certain alcoholic beverage licenses and permits. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2028 78-0 (2003) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to protecting public employees who refuse to perform an illegal act; providing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2138 78-0 (2003) Author: Hopson, Chuck
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the use of certain electronic devices for the purpose of committing identity theft; providing criminal penalties. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2146 78-0 (2003) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the prosecution of the offense of criminal mischief. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2149 78-0 (2003) Author: Denny, Mary
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to notice of, and disclosure of information about, an investigation of criminal conduct in connection with an election. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2223 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the civil and family law consequences of engaging in certain terroristic activity. House: Law Enforcement Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2248 78-0 (2003) Author: Denny, Mary
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to certain fraudulent criminal conduct affecting a financial institution. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2263 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful transfer of certain weapons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2462 78-0 (2003) Author: Hope, Ruben Relating to the unlawful possession of a firearm by certain convicted felons; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2510 78-0 (2003) Author: Hardcastle, Rick Relating to criminal offenses involving acts against certain activities involving animals or crops. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 2513 78-0 (2003) Author: Canales, Gabi Relating to increasing the penalty for the offense of leaving the scene of an accident. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2538 78-0 (2003) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to activity of a criminal street gang that constitutes a public nuisance. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 2728 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to violations of certain conditions of parole or mandatory supervision; providing criminal penalties. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 2875 78-0 (2003) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the definition of "dispose of" for purposes of criminal penalties imposed under the Water Code. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2892 78-0 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the illegal use of money or property derived from or intended to further certain controlled substance offenses and to the enhancement of certain controlled substance offenses; providing penalties. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2903 78-0 (2003) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the circumstances under which contraband is not subject to forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3244 78-0 (2003) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al. Relating to the periodic review and continuation of the Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory and to authorizing the laboratory to charge fees. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3478 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack Relating to the civil commitment of violent offenders; providing for involuntary treatment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3479 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack Relating to the involuntary civil commitment of violent offenders; providing a procedure. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3480 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack Relating to the civil commitment of pathologically violent predators; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3481 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack Relating to the civil commitment and treatment of pathologically violent offenders; providing a procedure. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3482 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack Relating to the civil commitment of pathologically violent predators; providing a procedure. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3521 78-0 (2003) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to destructive human embryo research; providing criminal penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3536 78-0 (2003) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to the offense of making a terroristic threat through electronic communication or other means. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 80 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the punishment for the offense of reckless discharge of a firearm in certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 110 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Gattis, Dan
Relating to the creation of the offense of failing to report the commission of a felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 140 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of certain visual images; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Laid on the table subject to call
SB 156 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the regulation of cloning of human beings; providing penalties. Senate: Jurisprudence Co-author authorized
SB 316 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the prosecution of the offense of burglary. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 380 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the prosecution of theft of service. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
SB 480 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Mercer, Ken
Relating to excepting certain land from the additional tax imposed on the change of use of land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as open-space land. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 488 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to vehicle weight. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Left pending in committee
SB 729 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Hopson, Chuck
Relating to the elements of the offense of harassment by persons in certain correctional facilities. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 843 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or law enforcement employee. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 921 78-0 (2003) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Haggerty, Pat | et. al.
Relating to the operation of community supervision and corrections departments and to the early release of a defendant from community supervision. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 970 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Puente, Robert
Relating to the sale or transport of certain desert plants; providing a penalty. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1073 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Miller, Sid
Relating to convictions barring employment in certain facilities serving the elderly or persons with disabilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1124 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the punishment for the offense of escape. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1168 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to prevention of fraud and abuse under the medical assistance program; creating an offense. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1245 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the governance of the Crime Victims' Institute. House: Higher Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1364 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: McReynolds, Jim
Relating to the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem taxation as timberland that is claimed as part of a residence homestead or diverted to certain other uses. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Finance
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1478 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to protecting certain public employees who report violations of law. Senate: Jurisprudence Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1699 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the prosecution of the offense of criminal mischief. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1801 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the authority of certain counties to enact noise regulations; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1848 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to certain early voting by mail procedures and to the prevention of voting fraud generally; providing criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1896 78-0 (2003) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Talton, Robert
Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make a warrantless arrest when a person confesses to committing a felony. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 77 78-1 (2003) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or law enforcement employee. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 58 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the punishment for an offense for which a person's criminal responsibility is based on the conduct of another person who is nonresponsible due to age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 84 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the offense of the unlawful possession of metal or body armor by a felon. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 126 77-0 (2001) Author: West, George | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the prosecution of and the punishment for the offense of disorderly conduct involving unreasonable noise. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Postponed
HB 132 77-0 (2001) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of harassment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 151 77-0 (2001) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of harassment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 175 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 194 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the prosecution of and the punishment for the offense of unlawful transfer of certain weapons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 209 77-0 (2001) Author: Longoria, John Relating to creating the offense of unlawful possession of certain firearms by a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 258 77-0 (2001) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al. Relating to displaying a deadly weapon in order to hinder an official proceeding or prevent or disrupt a lawful meeting, gathering, or procession; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Nonrecord vote recorded in Journal
HB 280 77-0 (2001) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the creation of the offense of interference with a police service animal and to the efficient use of police service animals. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 319 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to regulation of the use of laser pointers; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 346 77-0 (2001) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 348 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to a suit to abate certain conduct of criminal street gangs and similar entities. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 354 77-0 (2001) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to public access to information about fugitives from justice. House: Public Safety No action taken in committee
HB 355 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Dan Relating to the authority of a court to order a defendant required to make restitution to pay interest on the restitution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 364 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the creation of the offense of interfering with an emergency telephone call. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 368 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the procedure for accepting a plea of guilty or nolo contendere from certain misdemeanants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 369 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the creation of the offense of using, carrying, or exhibiting a firearm during the commission of certain offenses and to the sentencing of a defendant convicted of the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 389 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to the repeal of the criminal offense of homosexual conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 508 77-0 (2001) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the penalty for certain offenses committed for remuneration, for obstruction or retaliation, or in violation of a protective order. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 581 77-0 (2001) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the punishment for the offense of disorderly conduct involving the making of unreasonable noise. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 599 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Relating to the unlawful possession of a firearm by a person who has been adjudicated as having engaged in certain delinquent conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 600 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Relating to creating an offense for the unlawful possession of a firearm by a person subject to an active protective order. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 653 77-0 (2001) Author: Najera, Manny | et. al.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of cruelty to animals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 665 77-0 (2001) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the authority of certain counties to enact noise regulations; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 687 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al. Relating to the repeal of the criminal offense of homosexual conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 738 77-0 (2001) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to the statute of limitations for a felony involving leaving the scene of an accident. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 805 77-0 (2001) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to the percentage of money received by a crime stoppers organization that may be used for administrative costs. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 810 77-0 (2001) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the penalties for making a false bomb threat and committing an offense involving a hoax bomb. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
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 885 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder on the premises of certain places of religious worship. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 909 77-0 (2001) Author: Talton, Robert | et. al. Relating to the forfeiture of profits received from the sale of crime memorabilia. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1088 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the placement in an alternative education program or expulsion of a public school student who makes a false alarm or report or a terroristic threat. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1186 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to references in the Code of Criminal Procedure to an offense of treason. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1235 77-0 (2001) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun, illegal knife, or club. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
HB 1268 77-0 (2001) Author: Dukes, Dawnna
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the appraisement of real property securing a mortgage loan; providing a criminal penalty. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1456 77-0 (2001) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to paramilitary training organizations; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1481 77-0 (2001) Author: Denny, Mary Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon. 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 1581 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to determining whether a criminal defendant is insane or otherwise incompetent to stand trial. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 1600 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Elizabeth | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the punishment for the offense of taking or attempting to take a weapon from a peace officer, parole officer, or community supervision and corrections department officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1655 77-0 (2001) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the prosecution of the offense of interference with child custody. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1748 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the creation of an unsolved crimes investigation team within the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1796 77-0 (2001) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the punishment for the offense of making a firearm accessible to a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1885 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to deferred disposition procedures applicable to certain traffic offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1889 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the offense of failure to identify and to including information on a person who gives a false name to a peace officer in the computerized criminal history system. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1897 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the criminal penalty for violations relating to handling used oil. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1963 77-0 (2001) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the aggregation of amounts involved in the offense of breach of computer security to determine punishment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Companion considered in lieu of in committee
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 2022 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the punishment for the offense of evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 2090 77-0 (2001) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio Relating to the offense of cruelty to certain animals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2092 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, Betty
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the abatement of public nuisances in counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2094 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the creation of an offense for advertising for the adoption of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2162 77-0 (2001) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to collection of a check processing fee on behalf of holder of dishonored check. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
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 2517 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to the prosecution of an offense regarding a refusal to provide identification or the provision of false identification to a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2567 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the creation of the offense of extortion. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 2568 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2654 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Phil Relating to a requirement that a child-care facility or family home complete a background and criminal history record check before hiring a new employee. House: Human Services No action taken in committee
HB 2664 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the liability of public school employees and volunteers and certain independent contractors of public schools. House: Civil Practices Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2701 77-0 (2001) Author: Homer, Mark | et. al. Relating to the enhancement of penalties for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2798 77-0 (2001) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al.
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to certain civil and criminal consequences of using a vehicle while evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2890 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting certain persons in custody for sex offenses from contacting juvenile victims of their offenses, to the liability of a correctional facility or its officers and employees for contacts between certain persons in custody for sex offenses and the juvenile victims of their offenses, and to the confidentiality of certain information identifying juvenile sex offense victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2995 77-0 (2001) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to providing alcoholic beverages to a minor and providing minors with a place to consume alcoholic beverages; providing criminal penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 3020 77-0 (2001) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the creation of an offense relating to, and increased criminal penalties for, certain discharges of waste or pollutants. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 3402 77-0 (2001) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to activity of a criminal street gang that constitutes a public nuisance. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
SB 18 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the creation of the offense of interfering with an emergency telephone call. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 95 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the possession, manufacture, transport, repair, or sale of chemical and biological weapons; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 139 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe | et. al.
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offenses of harassment and stalking. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 215 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David
Sponsor: Keel, Terry | et. al.
Relating to the punishment for the offense of evading arrest or detention and to testing for communicable diseases of certain persons who are arrested for that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 240 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the offense of hindering apprehension or prosecution. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 259 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to the offense of making a firearm accessible to a child. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 294 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of certain offenses concerning firearm sales at gun shows. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 329 77-0 (2001) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the statute of limitations for certain offenses involving leaving the scene of an accident. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 402 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the possession or carrying of weapons on certain premises associated with a school or educational institution; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 687 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, J. E.
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to criminal penalties for the intentional or knowing discharge of waste or pollutants. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 727 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the punishment for the offense of taking a weapon from a peace officer, parole officer, or community supervision and corrections department officer. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 786 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to the creation of an unsolved crimes investigation team within the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 795 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Talton, Robert | et. al.
Relating to the forfeiture of profits received from the sale of crime memorabilia. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 904 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of criminal offenses relating to making certain false statements or reports. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 912 77-0 (2001) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to requiring an accused to give new bond in a criminal case. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 917 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to the aggregation of amounts involved in certain offenses to determine punishment and evidence in certain aggregation prosecutions. 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 997 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting certain persons in custody from contacting their victims. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1245 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Noriega, Rick | et. al.
Relating to reporting certain acts of misconduct by and background checks of certain employees and applicants for employment of certain health care agencies and facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
SB 1313 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to the creation of the offense of failing to report the commission of a felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1349 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the prosecution and punishment of criminal offenses relating to making certain false statements or reports. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1420 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to compulsory school attendance; providing penalties. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1709 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to activity of a criminal street gang that constitutes a public nuisance. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1724 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of cruelty to animals and to the disposition of certain juveniles engaging in conduct constituting the offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
HB 54 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to the creation of the offense of failing to assist a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 120 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the offense of money laundering. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 158 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to recovery or possession of or access to certain children and to the offenses of interference with child custody, agreement to abduct from custody, and enticing a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 167 76-0 (1999) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to granting limited state law enforcement authority to commissioned rangers of the National Park Service. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 186 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to creating the offense of unlawful possession of certain firearms by a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 191 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to commissions for certain retired peace officers and the authority of those officers to carry certain weapons. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 274 76-0 (1999) Author: West, George | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of disorderly conduct involving unreasonable noise. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 319 76-0 (1999) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the penalty for tampering with certain governmental records. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 320 76-0 (1999) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the punishment for certain offenses that result in injury to an animal used in law enforcement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 337 76-0 (1999) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 511 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the appraisement of real property securing a residential mortgage loan; providing a criminal penalty. House: Financial Institutions Subcommittee members named
HB 635 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the offense of taking or attempting to take a weapon from a peace officer, parole officer, or community supervision and corrections department officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 655 76-0 (1999) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to the penalty for evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 668 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to missing children, to the duty of law enforcement with respect to missing children, and to certain criminal offenses frequently committed against missing children. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 719 76-0 (1999) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the efficient use of police service animals; providing criminal penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 758 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the right of a person arrested for the offense of public intoxication to request an analysis of the person's blood or breath to determine intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 786 76-0 (1999) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to displaying a deadly weapon in order to hinder an official proceeding or prevent or disrupt a lawful meeting, gathering, or procession; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 815 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the offense of the unlawful carrying of a handgun by a license holder on the premises of certain places of religious worship. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 853 76-0 (1999) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the creation of the offense of using false identification. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 875 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to increasing collections for cases of fraud in the Medicaid, financial assistance, and food stamp programs. House: Public Health
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 902 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the liability of parties in a suit for false disparagement of a perishable food product. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 926 76-0 (1999) Author: Garcia, Domingo
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the penalty for tampering with certain governmental records. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 943 76-0 (1999) Author: Tillery, Dale | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to regulation of the use of laser pointers; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 990 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to administrative procedures and criminal convictions for welfare fraud. House: Public Health Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 1000 76-0 (1999) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the creation of the offense of failing to report the loss or theft of a firearm. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1001 76-0 (1999) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the creation of the criminal offense of unlawful installation of a tracking device on a motor vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1008 76-0 (1999) Author: Palmer, Sue Relating to the seizure of illegal fireworks. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1011 76-0 (1999) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the forfeiture of certain contraband used in the commission of a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1166 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to dismissal of certain vehicle and traffic law violations. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1262 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to the liability of certain persons for injury to others resulting from the criminal act of a third party. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 1324 76-0 (1999) Author: Garcia, Domingo
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to termination of an employee who performs jury duty; providing a criminal penalty. House: Economic Development
Senate: Jurisprudence
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 1371 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al. Relating to the penalty for disclosing a person's HIV status. House: Public Health Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1389 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the creation of the offense of fighting between a dog and a hog. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
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 1425 76-0 (1999) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Nixon, Drew
Relating to a traffic offense committed in a construction or maintenance work zone. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1484 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the duties of and procedures affecting a court clerk with respect to certain criminal matters. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1533 76-0 (1999) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to certain practices relating to the use of attorneys by insurance claimants. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to s/c on Tech & Business by Pres.
HB 1713 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the harassment of persons by individuals imprisoned or confined in adult or juvenile correctional facilities; creating an offense. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
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 1843 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a suit to abate certain conduct of criminal street gangs and similar entities. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 1876 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to theft of or tampering with multichannel video or information services; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2116 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the punishment for certain Class C habitual offenders. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
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 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 2196 76-0 (1999) Author: Hope, Ruben
Sponsor: Bernsen, David
Relating to the duties of the district attorney for the 9th Judicial District. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2200 76-0 (1999) Author: Swinford, David
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to the ability of a county to obtain criminal history record information on an applicant for county employment. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 2205 76-0 (1999) Author: Hardcastle, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the possession and transport of anhydrous ammonia and to the use of anhydrous ammonia equipment; providing penalties. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2212 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the offense of failure to identify and to including information on a person who gives a false name to a peace officer in the computerized criminal history system. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2213 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the automatic expunction of certain arrest records related to an offense the prosecution of which is barred by limitations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2309 76-0 (1999) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to paramilitary training organizations; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2346 76-0 (1999) Author: Culberson, John
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to periods of limitation for a felony involving leaving the scene of an accident. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 2438 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the payment of restitution for the offense of criminal nonsupport of a child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2491 76-0 (1999) Author: Yarbrough, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the inspection of the premises of sexually oriented businesses for a violation of law. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2526 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the penalties for poaching. House: State Recreational Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2879 76-0 (1999) Author: Chavez, Norma
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to creating an offense for transporting an individual under certain circumstances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2948 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the release of motor vehicle accident reports and the disclosure of certain personal information from motor vehicle records; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2996 76-0 (1999) Author: Culberson, John
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to use of certain devices to prevent operation of improperly parked vehicles. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Postponed
HB 3063 76-0 (1999) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the issuance of permits for the operation of certain vehicles that exceed maximum allowable weight limitations; providing criminal penalties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3067 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to cruelty to animals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3102 76-0 (1999) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to fraudulent conduct with respect to TANF benefits. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 3139 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the county in which a petition for expunction of certain criminal records and files may be filed. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3648 76-0 (1999) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to the punishment for the offense of evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3669 76-0 (1999) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to the regulation of the use of laser pointers; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3751 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to the creation of an administrative penalty for certain violations relating to the production of oil and gas. House: Energy Resources Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HR 943 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray Memorializing Congress to fully fund the SCAAP program. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
SB 46 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Relating to the creation of the offense of fraudulent use or possession of identifying information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 118 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to the payment or transfer of certain restitution or other money to a local registry or the Title IV-D agency. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 152 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Dunnam, Jim
Relating to the punishment for escape committed by certain juveniles in the custody of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 284 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E.
Sponsor: Luna, Vilma
Relating to the fee collected by a prosecutor for collecting and processing a dishonored or forged check or similar sight order. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 430 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to the punishment for certain Class C habitual offenders. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 480 76-0 (1999) Author: Bernsen, David
Sponsor: Yarbrough, Ken | et. al.
Relating to the penalty for evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 567 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Burnam, Lon
Relating to the penalty for disclosing a person's human immunodeficiency virus status. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 577 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Relating to the duties of and procedures affecting a court clerk with respect to certain criminal matters. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 580 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to the creation of an offense for violating a court order regarding the parent-child relationship. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Left pending 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 784 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to establishing a procedure to prevent the fraudulent use of an individual's identification to frustrate proper law enforcement. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 826 76-0 (1999) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the carrying of a handgun onto the premises of a church, synagogue, or other established place of worship by a concealed handgun license holder. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 965 76-0 (1999) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Solis, Jim
Relating to granting limited state law enforcement authority to commissioned law enforcement officers of the National Park Service. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1035 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to the release of motor vehicle accident reports and the disclosure of certain personal information from motor vehicle records; providing penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1070 76-0 (1999) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Lewis, Ron
Relating to the creation of an administrative penalty for certain violations relating to the production of oil and gas. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1082 76-0 (1999) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the appraisement of real property securing a mortgage loan; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1158 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to fraudulent conduct with respect to Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits. Senate: Human Services Motion withdrawn
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
SB 1576 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Relating to notifying local law enforcement officials of the release of certain gang members from the institutional division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1648 76-0 (1999) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to the issuance of permits for the operation of certain vehicles that exceed maximum allowable weight limitations; providing criminal penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1723 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to paramilitary organizations; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 76 75-0 (1997) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to creating the offense of unlawful possession of certain firearms by a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 96 75-0 (1997) Author: Zbranek, Zeb Relating to the noise level presumption in the prosecution of the offense of disorderly conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 105 75-0 (1997) Author: Serna, Gilbert | et. al. Relating to regulating customer access to aerosol paint and creating an offense for the possession of aerosol paint by a person younger than 18 years of age; providing penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 117 75-0 (1997) Author: Telford, Barry Relating to creating the offense of false disparagement about the AIDS or HIV status of an individual. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 118 75-0 (1997) Author: Hirschi, John | et. al. Relating to increased civil penalties for deceptive trade practices against elderly consumers. House: Civil Practices Considered in Calendars
HB 126 75-0 (1997) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the time of the day at which a defendant confined on conviction of a misdemeanor discharges the sentence of confinement. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 136 75-0 (1997) Author: West, George Relating to prosecution of the offense of tampering with or fabricating physical evidence. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on table subject to call in committee
HB 157 75-0 (1997) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the penalty for tampering with certain governmental records. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 165 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to creating the offenses of the unlawful transfer to or purchase of a handgun by a person who has not taken a handgun proficiency and safety course. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 169 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to notices and promises to appear in certain traffic offenses. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 171 75-0 (1997) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the penalty for a false application for a driver's license or a certificate issued by the Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 175 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to the offense of barratry. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 203 75-0 (1997) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to penalties for certain water safety violations. House: State Recreational Resources Left pending in subcommittee
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 257 75-0 (1997) Author: West, George Relating to the penalties for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 258 75-0 (1997) Author: West, George Relating to the penalty for operating a motor vehicle in violation of the Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Act. House: Insurance Left pending in subcommittee
HB 311 75-0 (1997) Author: Place, Allen
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses involving firearms, illegal knives, clubs, or prohibited weapons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 312 75-0 (1997) Author: Place, Allen
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the offense of tampering with a witness. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 327 75-0 (1997) Author: Bosse, Fred
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to creation of an offense for parking a commercial motor vehicle overnight in certain residential subdivisions. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 357 75-0 (1997) Author: Serna, Gilbert Relating to providing a criminal penalty for failure to comply with document language requirements in certain executory contract tramsactions. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 369 75-0 (1997) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to the penalties for certain offenses involving activities as an athlete agent. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 426 75-0 (1997) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al. Relating to false public records; creating an offense. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 456 75-0 (1997) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro | et. al. Relating to the creation of an offense for the acquisition of a handgun by a person while under an active protective order, certain information included on or attached to a protective order, and a certain warning included on the protective order. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 631 75-0 (1997) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to the criminal penalties for late filing of a report of political contributions and expenditures or a personal financial statement. House: Elections Subcommittee meeting cancelled
HB 669 75-0 (1997) Author: Shields, John Relating to certain activities involving false proof of motor vehicle liability insurance coverage; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 672 75-0 (1997) Author: Alvarado, Leo | et. al. Relating to measurement of fraud in certain state-funded health care programs. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 689 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to measurement of fraud in certain state-funded health care programs. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 694 75-0 (1997) Author: Reyna, Elvira Relating to the punishment for the offense of evading arrest. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 701 75-0 (1997) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the punishment for the offense of disorderly conduct involving discharge of a firearm. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 702 75-0 (1997) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to certain technical corrections to the Penal Code. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 762 75-0 (1997) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to offenses involving the preparation, sale, or distribution of certain academic materials for profit. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 845 75-0 (1997) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or to an employee of a law enforcement agency. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 904 75-0 (1997) Author: Holzheauser, Steve Relating to an arrest for the offense of public intoxication. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 918 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to the offense of failure to identify and to including information on a person who gives a false name to a peace officer in the computerized criminal history system. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 919 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of transferring certain weapons to a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 968 75-0 (1997) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the care and treatment of game fowl. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 975 75-0 (1997) Author: Hightower, Allen
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to preventing and prosecuting the criminal offense of escape. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 983 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Glenn | et. al. Relating to regulating customer access to aerosol paint and creating an offense for the possession of aerosol paint by a person younger than 18 years of age; providing penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1048 75-0 (1997) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth | et. al.
Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of a conviction for certain offenses involving a fictitious motor vehicle license plate, registration insignia, or safety inspection certificate. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1062 75-0 (1997) Author: Hunter, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to access to criminal history record information by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1073 75-0 (1997) Author: Torres, Gerard | et. al. Relating to the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or to an employee of a law enforcement agency. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on table subject to call in committee
HB 1086 75-0 (1997) Author: Davila, Diana Relating to the offense of selling certain quantities of cigarettes. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1233 75-0 (1997) Author: Kubiak, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the offense of furnishing alcohol to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Withdrawn from intent calendar
HB 1327 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Joe
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the offense of barratry. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1380 75-0 (1997) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the enforcement of certain traffic laws by private institutions of higher education. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1452 75-0 (1997) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to poaching; providing a penalty. House: State Recreational Resources Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1641 75-0 (1997) Author: Davila, Diana Relating to the prosecution of the offense of hindering the apprehension or prosecution of another. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1661 75-0 (1997) Author: Yarbrough, Ken | et. al. Relating to the creation of an offense involving certain sales of tickets to certain events; providing a penalty. House: State Recreational Resources Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1664 75-0 (1997) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al. Relating to the imposition of a criminal penalty for the intentional removal, damage, or concealment of signs or markers giving information about the location of certain underground facilities. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1980 75-0 (1997) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al. Relating to creating an offense for the unlawful transfer of a handgun at a gun show. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1981 75-0 (1997) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the punishment prescribed for unlawful carrying of a handgun. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 2026 75-0 (1997) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the prosecution of organized criminal activity. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2123 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al.
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the prevention and detection of fraud in certain programs administered by the Texas Department of Human Services. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 2127 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to fraud and improper payments under the state Medicaid program and other programs; to the creation of private cause of action for false claims for certain government payments; and to the creation of a criminal offense; providing penalties. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2143 75-0 (1997) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the creation of the offense of using, carrying, or exhibiting a weapon during the commission of a felony and to the sentencing of a defendant charged with or convicted of the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2151 75-0 (1997) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of the requirement to pay child support; providing an offense. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2224 75-0 (1997) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al. Relating to the consolidation of investigations of fraud in the provision of health and human services and other improvements in identifying and preventing fraud. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2282 75-0 (1997) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the creation of the offense of failing to report the loss or theft of a firearm. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2301 75-0 (1997) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the creation of an offense for the acquisition of a handgun by a person while under an active protective order. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2325 75-0 (1997) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the offense of possessing a firearm, illegal knife, club, or prohibited weapon in a place where weapons are prohibited. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2435 75-0 (1997) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the offense of money laundering. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2457 75-0 (1997) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the prosecution and punishment of insurance fraud and engaging in organized criminal activity for which the underlying offense is insurance fraud. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2658 75-0 (1997) Author: Hirschi, John Relating to the justification for the use of force as a defense in the prosecution of a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2672 75-0 (1997) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the offense of criminal nonsupport. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2901 75-0 (1997) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to paramilitary training organizations; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3099 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to the regulation of cemeteries and places of burial; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations Left pending in committee
HB 3375 75-0 (1997) Author: Hamric, Peggy
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the creation of the offense of using false identification. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
No action taken in committee
HB 3444 75-0 (1997) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to possession, purchase, receipt, or use of cigarettes or other tobacco products by minors; imposing a penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 30 75-0 (1997) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Maxey, Glen
Relating to fraud and improper payments under the state Medicaid program and other welfare programs and to the creation of a criminal offense; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 89 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Hightower, Allen
Relating to a fictitious, forged, or counterfeit driver's license, personal identification certificate, or other instrument; providing penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 124 75-0 (1997) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to the creation of an offense for using, making, or presenting a false court record. Senate: Jurisprudence Governor submitted as emergency
SB 143 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Keel, Terry
Relating to the punishment for the offense of cruelty to animals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 160 75-0 (1997) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: West, George
Relating to prosecution of the offense of tampering with or fabricating physical evidence and to the reporting of the existence of certain physical evidence; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 167 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Smith, Todd
Relating to the offense of failing to pay the wages of an employee. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 169 75-0 (1997) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to lottery tickets stolen from a lottery sales agent. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 230 75-0 (1997) Author: Carona, John Relating to the punishment for the offense of evading arrest. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 262 75-0 (1997) Author: Sibley, David
Sponsor: Counts, David | et. al.
Relating to employment in a nursing home or other facility serving the elderly or disabled. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 329 75-0 (1997) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: McReynolds, Jim | et. al.
Relating to the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or to an employee of a law enforcement agency. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 424 75-0 (1997) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al. Relating to fraudulent public records; creating an offense. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 548 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Jones, Jesse
Relating to the punishment for the offense of unlawfully transferring a weapon. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97

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