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HB 175 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to a study regarding the costs of educating students of limited English proficiency in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 313 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al. Relating to the higher education fund, the management of investments of the permanent university fund, and the allocation and distribution of certain constitutional revenues to the University of Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 385 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for students enrolled in accelerated, affordable baccalaureate programs at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Left pending in committee
HB 430 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al. Relating to outcomes-based funding for general academic teaching institutions. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 654 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al. Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for returning adult students at public institutions of higher education and to the tuition rate that may be charged to those students for certain excessive undergraduate hours. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 796 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al. Relating to the work-study student mentorship program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 832 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al. Relating to state funding for baccalaureate degree programs offered at certain public junior colleges. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 1137 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to restrictions on tax and fee benefits for certain private entities that outsource jobs to foreign countries. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1241 85-0 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to student success-based funding recommendations for certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1280 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary Relating to the distribution to school districts of the annual apportionment of the available school fund. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1369 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al. Relating to the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant Program. House: Higher Education Returned to Calendars Committee
HB 2431 85-0 (2017) Author: Deshotel, Joe
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the participation of public state colleges in the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2613 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to authorization for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to refinance education loans under its student loan program and to use bond proceeds under that program for that purpose. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2705 85-0 (2017) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al. Relating to alternative education loans and to the use of higher education private activity bonds by qualified alternative education loan lenders. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2819 85-0 (2017) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the establishment of an advisory committee for the TexNet seismic monitoring program. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2975 85-0 (2017) Author: Raney, John Relating to requiring public junior colleges to report certain financial and instructional information for certain instructional locations. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4220 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary Relating to the regulation of certain degree-granting postsecondary educational institutions by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 110 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to establish permanent funds for the support of state institutions and agencies of higher education that do not participate in funding from the permanent university fund. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 383 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to eligibility for certain higher education grant programs. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 543 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to performance-based tuition limitations for certain public institutions of higher education and a temporary tuition limitation for those institutions. Senate: Higher Education Co-author authorized
SB 810 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to the purchase and use of open educational resources. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 834 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to state funding for baccalaureate degree programs offered at certain public junior colleges. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 909 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for students enrolled in accelerated, affordable baccalaureate programs at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1380 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to alternative education loans and to the use of higher education private activity bonds by qualified alternative education loan lenders. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1782 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for returning adult students at public institutions of higher education and to the tuition rate that may be charged to those students for certain excessive undergraduate hours. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1815 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the eligibility of public institutions of higher education for formula funding for health-related institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1892 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to student success-based funding for certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 2082 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
Relating to the work-study student mentorship program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SJR 57 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the maximum amount of the annual distribution made from the permanent university fund to the available university fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 89 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to a limitation on the amount of tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 123 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to excess undergraduate credit hours at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 495 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the use of money from the permanent fund for health-related programs to provide grants to nursing education programs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 599 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis Relating to energy savings performance contracts entered into by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 602 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 609 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a personalized cancer care building at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 625 84-0 (2015) Author: Landgraf, Brooks Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 626 84-0 (2015) Author: Landgraf, Brooks Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an engineering building at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 771 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to funding for the Texas Academy of Leadership in the Humanities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 782 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an academic building at the University of Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 784 84-0 (2015) Author: Phelan, Dade Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar State College--Orange. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 812 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 918 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1000 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to state support for general academic teaching institutions in this state. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1001 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to restrictions on tax and fee benefits for certain private entities that outsource jobs to foreign countries; changing taxes and fees. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1103 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to space utilization and online enrollment requirements for the issuance of revenue bonds by certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1194 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at The University of Texas at Dallas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1325 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the administration of the Texas B-On-time loan program to permit a portion of tuition set-asides to be used to fund tuition exemptions for veterans and other student financial assistance. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1408 84-0 (2015) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1445 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to measures to support or enhance graduate medical education in this state, including the transfer of assets following the dissolution of the Texas Medical Liability Insurance Underwriting Association. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1467 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a classroom building at Texas A&M University--Kingsville. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1476 84-0 (2015) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Texas A&M University-Commerce. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1487 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a health sciences and classroom building at the Pearland campus of the University of Houston--Clear Lake. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1489 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to measures to enhance graduate medical education in this state. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1502 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for students enrolled in accelerated, affordable baccalaureate programs at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1505 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a science and technology building at the downtown campus of the University of Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1689 84-0 (2015) Author: Faircloth, Wayne Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interprofessional health education center at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1731 84-0 (2015) Author: VanDeaver, Gary Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for an academic and student services building at Texas A&M University--Texarkana. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1903 84-0 (2015) Author: Raney, John | et. al. Relating to the distribution of funds to campuses in the Blinn Junior College District service area. House: Higher Education Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 1904 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund the renovation of Robert A. Welch Hall at The University of Texas at Austin. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1956 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2056 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a library at Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2097 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary engineering and academic studies building at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2138 84-0 (2015) Author: Raney, John | et. al. Relating to the online publication of information regarding campus expenditures made by junior college districts. House: Higher Education Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2237 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at The University of Texas at Arlington. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2443 84-0 (2015) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the deposit of optometrist and therapeutic optometrist license fees in the University of Houston development fund for use by the University of Houston College of Optometry. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2621 84-0 (2015) Author: Raney, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to the board of trustees of the Blinn Junior College District. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2624 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the effects of default on a student loan administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board on renewal of certain licenses. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2755 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the higher education fund, the management of investments of the permanent university fund, and the allocation and distribution of certain constitutional revenues to the University of Houston. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2848 84-0 (2015) Author: Crownover, Myra | et. al. Relating to the amount and allocation of the annual constitutional appropriation to certain agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3027 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the establishment of the Texas Competency-Based Education Grant Program for certain students enrolled in competency-based baccalaureate degree programs at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Left pending in committee
HB 3062 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the Jobs and Education for Texans Grant Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 3245 84-0 (2015) Author: Crownover, Myra
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to qualified nonprofit corporations acting for and on behalf of two or more cities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 3251 84-0 (2015) Author: Price, Four Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3261 84-0 (2015) Author: Price, Four Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at West Texas A&M University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3293 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to performance-based tuition limitations for certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3323 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the establishment of the University of Houston-Katy campus and authorization for the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an academic building at the campus. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3492 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to a permanent endowment to support the construction, acquisition, improvement, and equipping of buildings, facilities, and other improvements at public junior colleges. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3529 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar Institute of Technology. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3577 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the allocation of funds to eligible institutions under the Texas Educational Opportunity Grant Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3853 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to creation of the university research initiative fund, the abolishment of the Texas emerging technology fund, and the disposition of balances from the Texas emerging technology fund. House: Economic & Small Business Development No action taken in committee
HB 3863 84-0 (2015) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a science, technology, and classroom building located at the University of Houston--Victoria. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HCR 124 84-0 (2015) Author: Farney, Marsha Directing the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to conduct a study to examine the jobs that college graduates are able to attain in their degree field within two years of graduation and how effective it may be to use this information to reappropriate funding to colleges. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HJR 115 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Sylvester Proposing a constitutional amendment to entitle the University of Houston to participate in the income and other benefits of the permanent university fund. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HJR 136 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Proposing a constitutional amendment to establish a permanent endowment to support the construction, acquisition, improvement, and equipping of buildings, facilities, and other improvements at public junior and community colleges. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HR 3466 84-0 (2015) Author: Crownover, Myra Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1191. Reported enrolled
SB 18 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to measures to support or enhance graduate medical education in this state, including the transfer of certain assets from the Texas Medical Liability Insurance Underwriting Association to the permanent fund supporting graduate medical education and the authority of the association to issue new policies. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 21 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 44 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to matching private grants given to enhance additional research activities at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 150 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 162 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 163 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary research facility at The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 245 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 252 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a personalized cancer care building at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 275 84-0 (2015) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 323 84-0 (2015) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar State College--Orange. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 325 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a college of business administration complex at The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 448 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the use of money from the permanent fund for health-related programs to provide grants to nursing education programs. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 768 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a science and technology building at the downtown campus of the University of Houston. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 778 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to performance-based tuition limitations for certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 915 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the establishment and administration by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of a textbook affordability pilot program at a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1191 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Sponsor: Crownover, Myra
Relating to the amount and allocation of the annual constitutional appropriation to certain agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1261 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interprofessional health education center at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1262 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a health sciences and classroom building at the Pearland campus of the University of Houston--Clear Lake. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1312 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the establishment of the Texas Competency-Based Education Grant Program for certain students enrolled in competency-based online or other distance education baccalaureate degree programs at certain private institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1455 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Elkins, Gary | et. al.
Relating to certain required reports, plans, and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1767 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al. Relating to certain required reports, plans, and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1967 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to space utilization and online enrollment requirements for the issuance of revenue bonds by certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 2042 84-0 (2015) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al. Relating to the board of trustees of the Blinn Junior College District. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SR 1059 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. 1191. Reported enrolled
HB 25 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to success-based funding for certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 92 83-0 (2013) Author: White, James Relating to state formula funding for pharmacy schools and colleges and graduate-level pharmacy programs. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 204 83-0 (2013) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to zero-based budgeting for certain entities funded by this state and requiring a state agency that is undergoing review by the Sunset Advisory Commission to undergo a financial audit and submit a zero-based budget in connection with the review. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 257 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso as a component institution of the Texas Tech University System. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 437 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to career and technical education and workforce development grant programs. House: Economic & Small Business Development - S/C Manufacturing
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 556 83-0 (2013) Author: Clardy, Travis Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 662 83-0 (2013) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 681 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 726 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to a fixed tuition rate provided by general academic teaching institutions and public lower-division institutions of higher education to certain undergraduate students. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 814 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a Basic Science Research Building II at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 870 83-0 (2013) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn | et. al.
Relating to Prairie View A&M University's eligibility to participate in the research development fund. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 1363 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to certain required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 1370 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary Relating to a limitation on the amount of tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1517 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheffield, J. D. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Tarleton State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1526 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical science building for the El Paso campus of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1527 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a clinical sciences building for the El Paso campus of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1569 83-0 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1610 83-0 (2013) Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a pharmacy school at The University of Texas at Tyler. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1789 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheffield, Ralph Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a research building at Texas A&M University Health Science Center College of Medicine--Temple. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1834 83-0 (2013) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to a fixed tuition rate provided by general academic teaching institutions and public junior colleges to certain undergraduate students. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2002 83-0 (2013) Author: Otto, John Relating to a limit on state reimbursement to public institutions of higher education for debt service on tuition revenue bonds. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2039 83-0 (2013) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a library and student success center at the University of North Texas at Dallas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2051 83-0 (2013) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the authority of public institutions of higher education to make certain investments to support technology commercialization. House: Economic & Small Business Development - S/C Manufacturing
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2059 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to requiring general academic teaching institutions to study and report the feasibility of certain administrative staff budget reductions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2207 83-0 (2013) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at the University of North Texas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2208 83-0 (2013) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a science and technology research facility at the University of North Texas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2209 83-0 (2013) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a College of Visual Arts and Design building at the University of North Texas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2473 83-0 (2013) Author: Deshotel, Joe
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to use of sales and use tax proceeds by economic development corporations in connection with housing facilities for certain institutions of higher education. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 2550 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the consolidation of the Higher Education Enrollment Assistance Program and the Higher Education Assistance Plan and the transfer of certain enrollment assistance duties to institutions of higher education and to measures to enhance medical education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2611 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Tarleton State University for construction of a university center for the multi-institution teaching center in Midlothian. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2689 83-0 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to a study regarding state formula funding for health-related institutions and general academic teaching institutions. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2713 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to making auxiliary and institutional funds of a state institution of higher education subject to legislative appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2714 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to a waiver of sovereign immunity by public institutions of higher education with respect to certain contracts paid using institutional funds. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2715 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to institutional funds held by public institutions of higher education in this state. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2753 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to excellence funding for health-related institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 2765 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Texas competitive knowledge fund to support excellence at qualifying institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 3028 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the use of the skills development fund and other funds available to the Texas Workforce Commission to support certain joint credit courses offered by school districts under agreements with lower-division institutions of higher education. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 3191 83-0 (2013) Author: Otto, John Relating to the Correctional Management Institute of Texas at Sam Houston State University. House: Higher Education Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3198 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to suits for default on a student loan administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3229 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a library at Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3265 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to the administration of the Texas B-On-time loan program to permit a portion of tuition set-asides to be used to fund tuition exemptions for veterans and other student financial assistance. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3308 83-0 (2013) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a science and technology learning center at Texas Woman's University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3353 83-0 (2013) Author: Frank, James Relating to the investment of funds by the governing boards of certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3367 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a specialty and technical course building in Ellis County for the Texas State Technical College System. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3828 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to restrictions on tax and fee benefits for certain private entities that outsource jobs to foreign countries; changing taxes and fees. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 16 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Senate appoints conferees-reported
SB 26 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 30 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the distribution of money appropriated from the national research university fund. Senate: Higher Education No action taken in committee
SB 31 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to formula funding for certain semester credit hours earned for dual course credit. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 59 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 120 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Gonzalez, Naomi | et. al.
Relating to the creation of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso as a component institution of the Texas Tech University System. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 177 83-0 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 490 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane | et. al.
Relating to the expiration of tuition equalization grant requirements for grants awarded before the 2005-2006 academic year. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 496 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to the authority of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to review and approve capital projects and purchases of real property at public institutions of higher education in this state. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Left pending in committee
SB 566 83-0 (2013) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of a pharmacy school at The University of Texas at Tyler. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 579 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects on the El Paso campus of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 629 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 956 83-0 (2013) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a research building at Texas A&M University Health Science Center College of Medicine--Temple. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1019 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: Frank, James
Relating to the investment of funds by the governing boards of certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1038 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the disclosure by public institutions of higher education of the identity of private sponsors of certain research. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1042 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary research facility at The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1113 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to matching private grants given to enhance additional research activities at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1171 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn | et. al. Relating to Prairie View A&M University's eligibility to participate in the research development fund. Senate: Higher Education Co-author authorized
SB 1313 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Otto, John
Relating to the Correctional Management Institute of Texas at Sam Houston State University. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1543 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the administration of the Texas B-On-time loan program to permit a portion of tuition set-asides to be used to fund tuition exemptions for veterans and other student financial assistance. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1652 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the fiscal transparency and accountability of certain entities responsible for public money. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 1887 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John Relating to excellence funding for health-related institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 10 83-1 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
HB 42 83-1 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. Filed
HB 86 83-1 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
SB 11 83-1 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
SB 20 83-1 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. Filed
SB 25 83-1 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University. Filed
SB 26 83-1 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar State College--Orange. Filed
SB 42 83-1 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary research facility at The University of Texas at El Paso. Filed
SB 43 83-1 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Filed
SB 44 83-1 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. Co-author authorized
HB 5 83-2 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Placed on Major State Calendar
HB 30 83-2 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 34 83-2 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 6 83-2 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Co-author authorized
SB 8 83-2 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. Filed
SB 11 83-2 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. Filed
SB 19 83-2 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Filed
SB 20 83-2 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary research facility at The University of Texas at El Paso. Filed
SB 40 83-2 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Co-author authorized
HB 11 83-3 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. Filed
SB 3 83-3 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. Co-author authorized
SB 5 83-3 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. Filed
SB 10 83-3 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
SB 11 83-3 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. Filed
SB 15 83-3 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Filed
SB 16 83-3 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary research facility at The University of Texas at El Paso. Filed
HB 9 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to student success-based funding for and reporting regarding public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 10 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to eligibility for a TEXAS grant and to administration of the TEXAS grant program. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 134 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 261 82-0 (2011) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to a limitation on the amount of tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 358 82-0 (2011) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Texas A&M University--Central Texas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 381 82-0 (2011) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to the operation of a student health center of an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 459 82-0 (2011) Author: White, James Relating to temporary limitations on the total amount of tuition charged to a student by a four-year public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 628 82-0 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to contracts by governmental entities and related professional services and to public works performance and payment bonds. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 736 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to online information and resources regarding public institutions of higher education and career schools and colleges. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 752 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 785 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to restrictions on the use of state funds to benefit private entities that outsource jobs to foreign countries. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HB 1000 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to the distribution of money appropriated from the national research university fund; making an appropriation. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 1001 82-0 (2011) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al. Relating to the appropriation of certain unclaimed money. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 1031 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Susan | et. al. Relating to the Texas State Technical College System. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1042 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1206 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to training for members of governing boards of public junior college districts. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1237 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to Internet access to checking account transactions of a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1460 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to measures to increase cost efficiency at public institutions of higher education and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, including the elimination of certain reporting and other requirements imposed on institutions or the coordinating board. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1497 82-0 (2011) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to the allocation of certain federal career and technical education funds. House: Higher Education Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 1515 82-0 (2011) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to temporary limitations on the total amount of tuition charged to a student by a four-year public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1630 82-0 (2011) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to funding the TEXAS grant program at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1662 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Susan | et. al. Relating to the use of money from the permanent fund for health-related programs to provide grants to nursing education programs. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1892 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at certain health-related institutions of The University of Texas System. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1910 82-0 (2011) Author: Veasey, Marc | et. al. Relating to requiring the Legislative Budget Board to disclose proposed discontinuation of funding for public institutions. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 2115 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the distribution of money appropriated from the national research university fund. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2314 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the rates of tuition charged to students of public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2440 82-0 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the creation of a Texas Junior College System office. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2546 82-0 (2011) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al. Relating to the Texas emergency and trauma care education partnership program. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2626 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the distribution of money appropriated from the national research university fund and to one or more audits of the information necessary to establish eligibility for that distribution. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2631 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the advanced research program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2688 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to tuition and scholarships and fee exemptions for certain members of the armed services and certain military veterans attending institutions of higher education. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Left pending in committee
HB 2825 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the composition and appointment of the board of directors of a corporation to which the board of regents of The University of Texas System delegates investment authority for the permanent university fund or other funds under the control of the board of regents. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 2898 82-0 (2011) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the issuance of tuition revenue bonds for the University of Houston-Victoria. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3192 82-0 (2011) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the investment of the permanent university fund and other funds under the management and control of the board of regents of The University of Texas System. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
HB 3325 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the payment of certain costs associated with certain educational programs of Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3361 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to financial oversight of junior college districts. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3472 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to the ethics and financial disclosure requirements of members of the governing board, officers, and employees of certain public retirement systems and officers and employees of a nonprofit corporation for investment of the permanent university fund. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 3499 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a library at Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3514 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to student eligibility for tuition rebates offered by general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3555 82-0 (2011) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the payment of impact fees by school districts and institutions of higher education. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3639 82-0 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al. Relating to state fiscal matters related to public and higher education. House: Appropriations Postponed
HB 3721 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to formula funding for certain semester credit hours earned for dual course credit. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 5 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the administration and business affairs of public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 164 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to a fixed academic cost option for resident undergraduate students at general academic teaching institutions. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 176 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to student eligibility for tuition rebates offered by general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 272 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 489 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Susan
Relating to the Texas State Technical College System. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 517 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the appropriation of certain unclaimed money. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 557 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al. Relating to the distribution of money appropriated from the national research university fund. Senate: Higher Education No action taken in committee
SB 752 82-0 (2011) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to Internet access to checking account transactions of a public institution of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 794 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Susan | et. al.
Relating to the use of money from the permanent fund for health-related programs to provide grants to nursing education programs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 850 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to formula funding for certain semester credit hours earned for dual course credit. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1067 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to funding the TEXAS grant program at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education No action taken in committee
SB 1152 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at Lamar University and Lamar Institute of Technology. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1304 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose
Sponsor: Castro, Joaquin
Relating to requiring financial disclosure concerning reports prepared by public institutions of higher education for for-profit entities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1365 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the distribution of money appropriated from the national research university fund. Senate: Higher Education No action taken in committee
SB 1396 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to measures to increase cost efficiency at public institutions of higher education and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, including the elimination of certain reporting and other requirements imposed on institutions or the coordinating board. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1555 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to the investment of the permanent university fund and other funds under the management and control of the board of regents of The University of Texas System. Senate: Higher Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1581 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie
Relating to state fiscal matters, and certain administrative and business matters, related to public and higher education. House: Public Education
Senate: Finance
Point of order sustained
SB 1624 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to Prairie View A&M University's eligibility to participate in the research development fund. Senate: Higher Education No action taken in committee
SB 1662 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to the payment of costs associated with certain educational programs of Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1672 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a library at Texas Southern University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1777 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the composition and appointment of the board of directors of a corporation to which the board of regents of The University of Texas System delegates investment authority for the permanent university fund or other funds under the control of the board of regents. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 16 82-1 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
SJR 2 82-1 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing an appropriation from the economic stabilization fund for education by a majority vote. Co-author authorized
HB 21 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al. Relating to a fixed tuition rate provided by general academic teaching institutions and public lower-division institutions of higher education to certain undergraduate students. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 51 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to measures to enhance and maintain the quality of state universities, including funding and incentives to support emerging public research universities, to the abolition of the higher education fund, to the institutional groupings under the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board's accountability system, to the independent status of Lamar Institute of Technology, to research conducted by public universities and other state entities, and to the authorization of revenue bonds for certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 58 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip | et. al.
Relating to the eligibility of private or independent institutions of higher education to participate in the advanced research program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 61 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al. Relating to the statutory limitation imposed on certain university systems to issue revenue bonds to fund facilities at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 101 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Fred
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the formula funding for public institutions of higher education for certain credit hours that do not count toward a degree. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 103 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Fred
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to health benefit plans for students at institutions of higher education and the operation of certain health benefit plans through student health centers at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Health & Human Services
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 215 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to limitations on increases in fees and designated tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 335 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al. Relating to stabilizing the amount of tuition charged to certain residents of this state by general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 364 81-0 (2009) Author: Thibaut, Kristi | et. al. Relating to a fixed tuition rate provided by general academic teaching institutions and public lower-division institutions of higher education to certain undergraduate students. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 685 81-0 (2009) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to a fixed tuition rate provided by general academic teaching institutions and public junior colleges to certain undergraduate students. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 713 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the construction of a recital hall and theater center at Texas State University--San Marcos. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 801 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to prohibiting the investment of the permanent university fund in certain business entities doing business in Sudan. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 838 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a molecular science building at Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1120 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to limitations on increases in designated tuition charged by certain general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1602 81-0 (2009) Author: Maldonado, Diana Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for the Round Rock Higher Education Center in Williamson County. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1603 81-0 (2009) Author: Maldonado, Diana Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for the Round Rock Higher Education Center in Williamson County. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1737 81-0 (2009) Author: Gonzales, Veronica Relating to the formula funding for public institutions of higher education for certain credit hours that do not count toward a degree. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1774 81-0 (2009) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the enrollment required for the University of North Texas System to issue revenue bonds to fund facilities at the University of North Texas Dallas Campus. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1808 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to limitations on the total amount of tuition charged to a student by a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1915 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Sam Houston State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1916 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Sam Houston State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1957 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to a limitation on the amount of tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1967 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al. Relating to the operation of certain institutions of higher education as general academic teaching institutions and to the statutory limitation imposed on certain university systems to issue revenue bonds to fund facilities at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2106 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to contracts by governmental entities and related professional services and to public works performance and payment bonds. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2300 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to restrictions on the use of state funds to benefit private entities that outsource jobs to foreign countries. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Referred to Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
HB 2637 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to a limitation on the total amount of tuition and mandatory fees that a public institution of higher education may charge. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2805 81-0 (2009) Author: Maldonado, Diana | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the East Williamson County Multi-Institution Teaching Center. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2812 81-0 (2009) Author: Swinford, David | et. al. Relating to the curriculum, funding, promotion, and economic impact of career and technology education in public educational institutions. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2951 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to appropriations to certain public junior colleges affected by Hurricane Ike. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2954 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to authorizing an increase in the student center fee at Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2955 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the rates of tuition charged to students of public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3418 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a student services center at The University of Texas at Brownsville. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3456 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to the education and preparation of resident physicians. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 3652 81-0 (2009) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3714 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Susan | et. al. Relating to public school career and technology education program curriculum and funding and to development of a list of high-demand occupations for career and technology education students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3757 81-0 (2009) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3790 81-0 (2009) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to performance incentive funding for public institutions of higher education and to recognition of certain student achievement on degree completion. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 3837 81-0 (2009) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to a limitation on the amount of tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3847 81-0 (2009) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a workforce training center at Lamar State College--Orange. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3848 81-0 (2009) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar State College--Orange. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4016 81-0 (2009) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to the authorization of certain municipalities and counties to issue public securities for the financing of permanent improvements for use by an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4021 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4149 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to certain studies and reports by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board regarding achievable cost-saving measures and the use and availability of electronic textbooks at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 4150 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the collection and provision of information concerning public school career and technology education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4169 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to the administration and use of public or private funds designated for college scholarships. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4222 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to limitations on increases in designated tuition charged by general academic teaching institutions and a biennial report to the legislature regarding the operational costs of those institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 4236 81-0 (2009) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas - Pan American. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4351 81-0 (2009) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the administration and operation of, and the participation of state employees in, the state's programs for prepaying or saving toward the costs of attending an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 4374 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to the approval of certain construction, repair, or rehabilitation projects at public institutions of higher education in this state. House: Higher Education
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 4453 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the national research university fund and the allocation of amounts appropriated from the fund, the abolition of the higher education fund, and the institutional groupings established by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4471 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the professional nursing shortage reduction program. House: Public Health
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 4535 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the annual allocation of certain constitutional funds to eligible agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 4567 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the research development fund. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4608 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the higher education fund and the allocation and distribution of certain constitutional revenues to The University of Texas at Brownsville. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4616 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to financial support and incentives for the development of national research universities and high-quality comprehensive regional universities and a review of the institutional groupings under the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board's accountability system. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HCR 288 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Directing the governing boards of general academic teaching institutions to limit increases in total academic costs charged to resident undergraduate students for certain school years. Received from the House
HJR 2 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene Proposing a constitutional amendment to entitle The University of Texas at Brownsville to participate in the income and other benefits of the permanent university fund. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HJR 139 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the national research university fund to enable emerging research universities in this state to achieve national prominence as major research universities and transferring the balance of the higher education fund to the national research university fund. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HJR 140 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate certain royalties from oil production on permanent university fund lands to create an endowment within the fund to support research and development in alternative energy, renewable energy, and energy conservation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HR 2925 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 51. Reported enrolled
SB 9 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to financial support and incentives for the development of national research universities and high-quality comprehensive regional universities and a review of the institutional groupings under the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board's accountability system. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 44 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the participation of students in funding awarded under the advanced research program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 104 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a limitation on the amount of tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 105 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to limitations on increases in fees and designated tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 154 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the portion of designated tuition required to be set aside to provide student financial assistance at institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 172 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to financial incentives and other assistance to develop and maintain excellence in specific programs and fields of study at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 174 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to accountability of institutions of higher education, including educator preparation programs, and online institution resumes for public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 214 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to limitations on increases in the total amount of tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 290 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the creation and implementation of the health professional education grant program. Senate: Higher Education Co-author authorized
SB 295 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to a project that may be undertaken by a development corporation to promote higher education opportunities in this state. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 430 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to higher education facilities as authorized projects in a public improvement district. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 597 81-0 (2009) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a molecular science building at Stephen F. Austin State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 602 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to prohibiting the investment of the permanent university fund in certain business entities doing business in Sudan. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 629 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al.
Relating to the operation of certain institutions of higher education as general academic teaching institutions and to the statutory limitation imposed on certain university systems to issue revenue bonds to fund facilities at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 655 81-0 (2009) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to the statutory limitation imposed on certain university systems to issue revenue bonds to fund facilities at certain institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1085 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to a report to the legislature and the Legislative Budget Board regarding funding for campuses of public institutions of higher education located outside the United States. House: Higher Education
Senate: International Relations & Trade
No action taken in committee
SB 1110 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to contracts by governmental entities and related professional services and to public works performance and payment bonds. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 1146 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 1269 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to setting aside for TEXAS grant funding tuition paid by students at campuses maintained by public institutions of higher education outside the United States. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1312 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to programs and funding to support adult and postsecondary education and workforce development at public junior colleges and public technical institutes. Senate: Higher Education No action taken in committee
SB 1313 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the quality and accessibility of public school career and technical education programs and to assistance to students concerning postsecondary education and training. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1339 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston Multi-Cultural Studies and Classroom Complex. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1343 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Gonzales, Veronica
Relating to the formula funding for public institutions of higher education for certain credit hours that do not count toward a degree. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1443 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the academic costs charged to resident undergraduate students by general academic teaching institutions and to certain reports regarding certain costs of those institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1560 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al. Relating to university funding, including university funding for excellence, the national research university fund, the abolition of the higher education fund, and the institutional groupings established by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1564 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to Tier One Challenge funding to support the development and enhancement of national research universities in this state. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 1603 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to requiring financial disclosure concerning reports prepared by public institutions of higher education for other entities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1765 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to financial assistance funded from the amounts of certain fees charged to students enrolled at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 1796 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Castro, Joaquin
Relating to the approval of certain construction, repair, or rehabilitation projects at public institutions of higher education in this state. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1927 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to a requirement that a full TEXAS grant be awarded to each eligible applicant in an academic year. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1941 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the administration and operation of the state's programs for prepaying or saving toward the costs of attending an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1942 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to performance incentive funding for public institutions of higher education and to recognition of certain student achievement on degree completion. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 1952 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Weber, Randy
Relating to the authorization of certain municipalities and counties to issue public securities for the financing of permanent improvements for use by an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 1968 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation and operation of higher education enhancement districts. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 2045 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to certain constitutionally dedicated funds allocated to the Lamar Institute of Technology and to the administration of that institution. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2146 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the annual allocation of certain constitutional funds to eligible agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 2186 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to a reporting requirement for certain nonprofit corporations that award college scholarships. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2210 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the formula funding for public institutions of higher education for certain credit hours that do not count toward a degree. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 2237 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 2240 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Crownover, Myra
Relating to the financing of educational and related facilities by higher education facility authorities or nonprofit corporations performing the functions of those authorities and to the governance of certain higher education facility authorities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 2245 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to eliminating certain reporting requirements of university systems and institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 2348 81-0 (2009) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the composition and appointment of the board of directors of a corporation to which the board of regents of The University of Texas System delegates investment authority for the permanent university fund or other funds under the control of the board of regents, and to the administration of that corporation. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 2409 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the higher education fund and the allocation and distribution of certain constitutional revenues to The University of Texas at Brownsville. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 2430 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to public school finance and certain limitations on the ad valorem tax rate of a school district. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 2465 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon
Relating to the payment of certain costs associated with educational programs of the John Ben Shepperd Public Leadership Institute of The University of Texas of the Permian Basin. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/09
SJR 35 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the national research university fund to enable emerging research universities in this state to achieve national prominence as major research universities and transferring the balance of the higher education fund to the national research university fund. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Placed on Constitutional Amendments Calendar
SJR 38 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow the Lamar Institute of Technology to participate in the allocation of certain constitutionally dedicated funds for capital improvements at agencies and institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 53 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment to entitle The University of Texas at Brownsville to participate in the income and other benefits of the permanent university fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SR 1073 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 51. Reported enrolled
SB 11 81-1 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
HB 116 80-0 (2007) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to limitations on the number of courses that students may drop under certain circumstances at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 120 80-0 (2007) Author: Brown, Fred
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to state funding and designated tuition charged for courses provided during off-peak hours at certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 317 80-0 (2007) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to a study regarding the issuance of revenue bonds for certain campuses and centers of institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 447 80-0 (2007) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to contracts by governmental entities and related professional services and to public works performance and payment bonds. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 894 80-0 (2007) Author: McReynolds, Jim | et. al. Relating to faculty compensation policies at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1133 80-0 (2007) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to the effect of changes in enrollment due to military service on state appropriations for public junior colleges. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1173 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1185 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the sale of facilities of public institutions of higher education to real estate investment trusts. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1238 80-0 (2007) Author: Noriega, Rick | et. al. Relating to the operation of a student health center at an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Co-sponsor authorized
HB 1375 80-0 (2007) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to making an appropriation to The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio for the purpose of supporting the Regional Academic Health Center. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1650 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al. Relating to a fixed tuition rate provided by general academic teaching institutions and public lower-division institutions of higher education to certain undergraduate students. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1668 80-0 (2007) Author: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds to fund facilities at Texas A&M University--Central Texas. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 1775 80-0 (2007) Author: Christian, Wayne
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the expansion of school of nursing facilities at Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1877 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to a moratorium and other limitations on increases in designated tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1894 80-0 (2007) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to the use of money from the permanent fund for health-related programs to provide grants to nursing education programs. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 2031 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the student enrollment required for the issuance of certain revenue bonds for facilities at the University of North Texas Dallas Campus. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2045 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob | et. al.
Relating to revenue from Texas State Rifle Association specialty license plates. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2164 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the creation of a technology center grant program for rural counties. House: Border & International Affairs Referred to Border and International Affairs
HB 2173 80-0 (2007) Author: Cook, Byron | et. al.
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Prepaid Higher Education Tuition Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 2235 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the creation of a technology center grant program for rural counties. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Effective immediately
HB 2382 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the rates of tuition charged to students of institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2556 80-0 (2007) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2608 80-0 (2007) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to funding for applied research for a clean coal project or certain other projects for the generation of electricity from coal. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2974 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the manner of payment of higher education tuition and fees and to the repayment of emergency student loans. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2981 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the general deposit paid by a student to a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3080 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al. Relating to funding of the tuition equalization grant program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3215 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the eligibility of private or independent institutions of higher education to participate in the advanced research program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
HB 3291 80-0 (2007) Author: Otto, John
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to a prohibition against the governing board of a public institution of higher education entering into certain contracts relating to permanent improvements at the institution. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3522 80-0 (2007) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Texas at Brownsville Institute for Homeland Security and Emergency Management Integration Studies. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3727 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to authorizing the issuance of tuition revenue bonds for Sam Houston State University for facilities in Montgomery County. House: Higher Education Scheduled for public hearing on . . . .
HB 3737 80-0 (2007) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to a fixed tuition rate provided by general academic teaching institutions and public junior colleges to certain undergraduate students. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3795 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to funds appropriated to institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 3828 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to performance incentive funding for institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . .
HB 3900 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Relating to the Texas tomorrow fund II prepaid tuition unit undergraduate education program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HJR 95 80-0 (2007) Author: Christian, Wayne Proposing a constitutional amendment directing state and local governmental entities that invest public funds to make investments that will benefit the Texas economy to the extent that it is possible to do so under a prudent investment strategy. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
SB 85 80-0 (2007) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to a moratorium and other limitations on increases in designated tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 146 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of higher education enhancement districts; authorizing sales and use taxes and property taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 212 80-0 (2007) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds to fund facilities at Texas A&M University--Central Texas. Senate: Finance Withdrawn from schedule
SB 260 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston Center for Mexican American Studies. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 356 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to contracts by governmental entities for construction projects and related professional services and to public works performance and payment bonds. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 365 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to the creation and implementation of the health professional education grant program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 469 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to the creation by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of a certificate of recognition for persons who contribute certain gifts or donations to public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 479 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al. Relating to the operation of a student health center at an institution of higher education. Senate: Education Committee report printed and distributed
SB 577 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the portion of designated tuition required to be set aside to provide student financial assistance at institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 579 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a limitation on increases in the total amount of tuition and compulsory fees charged by public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 902 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the continuation and functions of the Prepaid Higher Education Tuition Board. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 992 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to the use of money from the permanent fund for health-related programs to provide grants to nursing education programs. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1029 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to performance incentive funding for institutions of higher education. Senate: Education No action taken in subcommittee
SB 1044 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to revenue from Texas State Rifle Association specialty license plates. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1052 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to tuition credits for students who complete the core curriculum at two-year public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1146 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to online performance reports for public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1232 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the manner of payment of higher education tuition and fees and to the repayment of emergency student loans. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1233 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the general deposit paid by a student to a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1377 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to studies and determinations by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board regarding funding to accomplish the goals of the state master plan for public higher education "Closing the Gaps." Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1382 80-0 (2007) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the expansion of school of nursing facilities at Stephen F. Austin State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1446 80-0 (2007) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to the removal of indirect cost recovery fees from the list of items that must be accounted for as educational and general funds by institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1603 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to eligibility for student financial assistance awarded from designated tuition charged by institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendments
SB 1640 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Relating to the student loan program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and to the exemption from fees and tuition of certain persons at institutions of higher education; authorizing the issuance of bonds. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 1641 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the student loan program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and to bonds issued in relation to that program. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1860 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to a pilot project regarding funding for professional nursing education programs offered by general academic teaching institutions and health-related institutions. Senate: Education Withdrawn from schedule
SB 1900 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the Texas tomorrow fund II prepaid tuition unit undergraduate education program. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 1940 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to educational programs and a collaborative educational initiative in the North Texas region. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 1962 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Prairie View A&M University. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SJR 9 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit a district created to provide local funding to support public institutions of higher education to impose an ad valorem tax if approved by the voters of the district. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 18 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Proposing a constitutional amendment extending the period of maturity for bonds and notes issued by certain higher education entities. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SJR 57 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance educational loans to students and for authority to enter into bond enhancement agreements with respect to general obligation bonds issued for that purpose. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 61 80-0 (2007) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the continuation of the constitutional appropriation of money to certain higher education entities and for the appropriation and allocation of income from the higher education fund for the purpose of performing certain repairs or rehabilitation of permanent improvements at those entities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 310 79-0 (2005) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to faculty compensation policies at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 321 79-0 (2005) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Central Texas. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 609 79-0 (2005) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to tuition rebate incentives for persons who complete certain degree and certificate programs without excessive credit hours. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 797 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for the Round Rock Higher Education Center in Williamson County. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 817 79-0 (2005) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to restrictions on the use of state funds to benefit private entities that outsource jobs to foreign countries. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 893 79-0 (2005) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to access to funds appropriated for statewide adult education programs. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 948 79-0 (2005) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Tarleton State University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1019 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the rates of tuition charged to students of institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1031 79-0 (2005) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for National Biocontainment Laboratory facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1101 79-0 (2005) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Tarleton State University Dairy Center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1172 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to policies and measures to promote timely graduation of students from public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1295 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for the construction of a fine arts and communications center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1296 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for the construction of an undergraduate academic center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1297 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for infrastructure repairs and improvements. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1419 79-0 (2005) Author: Blake, Jr., Roy | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1427 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1431 79-0 (2005) Author: Frost, Stephen Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Texarkana. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1451 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for utility infrastructure and campus renovations at Midwestern State University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1491 79-0 (2005) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Commerce. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1504 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for West Texas A&M University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1523 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American South Texas College Multi-Institution Teaching Center for certain purposes and exempting the property and projects financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1524 79-0 (2005) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1525 79-0 (2005) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Woman's University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1537 79-0 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1618 79-0 (2005) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Lamar University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1667 79-0 (2005) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1712 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1713 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1736 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the College of Medicine of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1742 79-0 (2005) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1797 79-0 (2005) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth for campus expansion and construction of a public health education building. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1825 79-0 (2005) Author: West, George Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas of the Permian Basin. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1827 79-0 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2001 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2002 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2003 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2004 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the College of Medicine of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center. House: Higher Education No action taken in committee
HB 2078 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2091 79-0 (2005) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Brownsville. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2105 79-0 (2005) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2115 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2116 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2118 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Baylor College of Dentistry of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2119 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2141 79-0 (2005) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2162 79-0 (2005) Author: Branch, Dan
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to hospital and clinic fees collected by certain public medical schools. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 2189 79-0 (2005) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Lamar Institute of Technology. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2190 79-0 (2005) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Lamar State College--Port Arthur. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2192 79-0 (2005) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Lamar State College--Orange. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2204 79-0 (2005) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the sale of public educational facilities to real estate investment trusts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2269 79-0 (2005) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds by The University of Texas System for an adult stem cell research center at the Texas Medical Center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2291 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2308 79-0 (2005) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Arlington and its engineering facilities. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2329 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Conference committee report filed
HB 2332 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the tuition rebate program for certain undergraduates at certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2383 79-0 (2005) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2525 79-0 (2005) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to contracts by governmental entities for construction projects and related professional services and to public works performance and payment bonds. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2543 79-0 (2005) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2582 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Sul Ross State University Rio Grande College for certain purposes and exempting the property and projects financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2687 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the rates of tuition charged to students of institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2708 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2803 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the sale of facilities of public institutions of higher education to real estate investment trusts. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3001 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the amount of the annual constitutional appropriation to certain agencies and institutions of higher education and to the allocation of those funds to those agencies and institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 3011 79-0 (2005) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Dallas. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3034 79-0 (2005) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to a program to reduce the shortage of professional and vocational nurses through financial assistance from the Texas Enterprise Fund. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 3068 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio-Downtown Campus Architecture Building. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3069 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio - Loop 1604 Campus Academic Building Phase IV. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3247 79-0 (2005) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to a program to promote research with economic development potential at certain institutions of higher education through financial assistance from the Texas Enterprise Fund. House: Economic Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3447 79-0 (2005) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to a fixed tuition rate provided by general academic teaching institutions to certain undergraduate students. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HCR 246 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections to H.B. No. 1172. Received from the House
HJR 96 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide grants and loans for stem cell research. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 34 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the governing board of a state university or state university system and to the tuition rebate program for certain undergraduates at certain state institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 80 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the percentage of certain tuition set aside to fund financial assistance for resident undergraduate and graduate students at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 156 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Central Texas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 287 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for National Biocontainment Laboratory facilities and infrastructure. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 295 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 296 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank
Relating to the operation of Texas A&M University--San Antonio, including the student enrollment required for operation as an independent general academic teaching institution and supplemental funding of the university. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 354 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Tarleton State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 462 79-0 (2005) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Texarkana. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 470 79-0 (2005) Author: Averitt, Kip | et. al. Relating to the portion of designated tuition set aside to fund financial assistance for resident undergraduate and graduate students at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 549 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the disclosure of information relating to the investment of the permanent university fund and other funds under the management and control of the board of regents of The University of Texas System. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 608 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 613 79-0 (2005) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center facilities and infrastructure. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 635 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 700 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 701 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Commerce. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 703 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas, the University of North Texas System Center at Dallas, and the Universities Center at Dallas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 704 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 705 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center Baylor College of Dentistry. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 793 79-0 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for utility infrastructure and campus renovations at Midwestern State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 794 79-0 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 795 79-0 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Woman's University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 855 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 856 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the South Texas Research Tower. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 857 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Center for Academic Medicine and Clinical Research. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 858 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Faculty Office Building. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 900 79-0 (2005) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Tyler. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 931 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American for construction and renovation to accommodate institutional growth. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 941 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Stephen F. Austin State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 942 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 960 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to hospital and clinic fees collected by certain public medical schools. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 965 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds by The University of Texas System. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 981 79-0 (2005) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1012 79-0 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Arlington and its engineering facilities. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1046 79-0 (2005) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for West Texas A&M University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1047 79-0 (2005) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas of the Permian Basin. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1058 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Kingsville. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1059 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Brownsville, The University of Texas--Pan American, and Texas State Technical College--Harlingen. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1076 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio - Loop 1604 Campus Engineering Phase II. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1077 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio - Downtown Campus Architecture Building. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1078 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio - Loop 1604 Campus Academic Building Phase IV. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1079 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio - Downtown Campus Building Phase V. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1110 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1184 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to an annual analysis and report by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board regarding financial information submitted by institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 1227 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to public and private postsecondary educational institutions, including enrollment in those educational institutions, payment of the costs of attending those educational institutions, and financial aid and other measures to assist students to pay those costs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1289 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to authorizing a state university to conduct a one-time lottery. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1389 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a limitation on increases in the total amount of tuition and compulsory fees charged by public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 1475 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to prerequisites to an institution of higher education increasing designated tuition. Senate: Education No action taken in subcommittee
SB 1484 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to general revenue appropriations to institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1502 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to improvements in and assessments of the status of higher education in this state and to the coordination of public institutions of higher education in this state. Senate: Education No action taken in subcommittee
SB 1526 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1527 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M International University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1529 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to policies and measures to promote timely graduation of students from public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 1553 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the creation of a program for alternative funding of Toward EXcellence, Access, & Success (TEXAS) grants. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1554 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a limitation on increases in the total amount of tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 1694 79-0 (2005) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to financing authority for Texas Tech University System for improvements, construction, and acquisitions for academic buildings. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1695 79-0 (2005) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al. Relating to the amount of the annual constitutional appropriation to certain agencies and institutions of higher education and to the allocation of those funds to those agencies and institutions. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 1743 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 6 79-1 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 36 79-1 (2005) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 43 79-1 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 44 79-1 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 59 79-1 (2005) Author: Blake, Jr., Roy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 94 79-1 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 95 79-1 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston--Downtown. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 96 79-1 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 103 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Baylor College of Dentistry of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 104 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the College of Medicine of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 105 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 106 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 107 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 108 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 109 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 110 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 111 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 112 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 113 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 114 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 3 79-1 (2005) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to financing public schools in this state and reducing school property taxes. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SB 5 79-1 (2005) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to certain fiscal matters affecting governmental entities. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Referred to Appropriations
SB 6 79-1 (2005) Author: Ogden, Steve Appropriating money for the support of state government. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Referred to Appropriations
SB 28 79-1 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 48 79-1 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American for construction and renovation to accommodate institutional growth. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 49 79-1 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 50 79-1 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 53 79-1 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 54 79-1 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for utility infrastructure and campus renovations at Midwestern State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 55 79-1 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Woman's University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 58 79-1 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 60 79-1 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 61 79-1 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M International University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 63 79-1 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 70 79-1 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas System Center at Dallas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 73 79-1 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Commerce. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 74 79-1 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 80 79-1 (2005) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 81 79-1 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 82 79-1 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 83 79-1 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston--Downtown. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 85 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 6 79-2 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 32 79-2 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 33 79-2 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston--Downtown. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 34 79-2 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 35 79-2 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the sale of facilities of public institutions of higher education to real estate investment trusts. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 47 79-2 (2005) Author: Blake, Jr., Roy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 4 79-2 (2005) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 12 79-2 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 16 79-2 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for utility infrastructure and campus renovations at Midwestern State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 17 79-2 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Woman's University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 18 79-2 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 23 79-2 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Arlington. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 24 79-2 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to appropriating money to support the operations and missions of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center--El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 25 79-2 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 36 79-2 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
HB 13 79-3 (2006) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 63 79-3 (2006) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to appropriations to pay for damages and disruptions suffered by Lamar University and its related institutions caused by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 113 79-3 (2006) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to payment of certain claims for indigent inmate defense. House: Appropriations Postponed
HB 121 79-3 (2006) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for National Biocontainment Laboratory facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 130 79-3 (2006) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 142 79-3 (2006) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 153 79-3 (2006) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 10 79-3 (2006) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. Senate: Finance Refer to s/c on Cap Fund for High Ed by Pres
SB 15 79-3 (2006) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to an appropriation for the Permanent Higher Education Fund under Section 17(i), Article VII, Texas Constitution. Senate: Finance Meeting cancelled
SB 23 79-3 (2006) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al. Relating to the costs of damages to Lamar University and its related institutions caused by Hurricane Rita; making an appropriation. Senate: Finance Meeting cancelled
SB 40 79-3 (2006) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. Senate: Finance Refer to s/c on Cap Fund for High Ed by Pres
SB 46 79-3 (2006) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. Senate: Finance No action taken in subcommittee
SJR 11 79-3 (2006) Author: Ogden, Steve Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the continuation of the constitutional appropriation of money to certain higher education entities and for the allocation of income from the higher education fund to those entities, and extending the period of maturity for certain bonds and notes issued by those entities. Senate: Finance Meeting cancelled
HB 43 78-0 (2003) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the funding of and the making of grants by the Texas Council on Environmental Technology. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 415 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to state funding of courses offered for joint high school and junior college credit. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 531 78-0 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to tuition rebate incentives for persons who complete certain degree and certificate programs without excessive credit hours. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 741 78-0 (2003) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the powers of certain nonprofit corporations to finance facilities for an institution of higher education under the Higher Education Authority Act. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 898 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamilton, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the use of state travel services by public junior colleges and school districts. House: Government Reform
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1211 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to financial assistance for certain intercollegiate athletes. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1308 78-0 (2003) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to a return on investment program for certain major state information technology projects. House: Government Reform Referred to Government Reform
HB 1635 78-0 (2003) Author: King, Phil Relating to the uses of the telecommunications infrastructure fund. House: Regulated Industries Left pending in committee
HB 1783 78-0 (2003) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to faculty compensation policies at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1824 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy | et. al. Relating to adjusting formula funding for certain institutions of higher education to account for differences between estimated and actual receipts of educational and general funds. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1887 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Relating to funds received by institutions of higher education to cover overhead expenses of conducting research. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 1912 78-0 (2003) Author: Wolens, Steven | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for certain research facilities of component institutions of The University of Texas System and exempting the facilities financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1941 78-0 (2003) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to finance certain facilities and projects at certain public institutions of higher education and exempting the facilities and projects financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1961 78-0 (2003) Author: Luna, Vilma | et. al. Relating to the name of Southwest Texas State University. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2508 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to exempting a student enrolled in a course for joint high school-junior college credit from the tuition charged by the junior college. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2522 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to financing authority for certain institutions of higher education for facilities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2759 78-0 (2003) Author: Wong, Martha | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for certain component institutions of The University of Texas System. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 2862 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to institutions of higher education, including the administration, operation, governance, and financing of those institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2885 78-0 (2003) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to tuition rates for certain undergraduate students at general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2956 78-0 (2003) Author: Jones, Elizabeth Relating to a franchise tax credit for oil and gas producers that make financial contributions to institutions of higher education. House: Ways & Means Meeting cancelled
HB 3063 78-0 (2003) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to the evaluation by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of requests by institutions of higher education for special item appropriations. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3064 78-0 (2003) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to tuition and other revenue charged or received by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3321 78-0 (2003) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to finance biomedical research facilities and exempting the facilities financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3329 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the issuance of bonds under the Higher Education Authority Act. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3331 78-0 (2003) Author: Crownover, Myra | et. al. Relating to the authority of a higher education authority or nonprofit instrumentality exercising the powers of a higher education authority to acquire, own, and operate facilities, to issue and execute bonds and other obligations, and to use the proceeds of those obligations for authorized purposes. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3350 78-0 (2003) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston System. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 3351 78-0 (2003) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston for facilities acquisition and for the replacement of research and academic facilities lost in Tropical Storm Allison. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 3436 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the disclosure of information relating to the investment of the Permanent University Fund and other funds under the management and control of the board of regents of The University of Texas System. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3513 78-0 (2003) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to the higher education coordinating board and higher education funding formulas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3514 78-0 (2003) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to to an interim committee on higher education formula funding. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3526 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the establishment of the research development fund to promote research at certain institutions of higher education and to the abolition of the Texas excellence fund and the university research fund. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HCR 4 78-0 (2003) Author: Solis, Jim Directing the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to reflect certain factors in its basic formula funding recommendations. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Education
HJR 82 78-0 (2003) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for the continuation of funding for capital improvements and acquisitions at The University of Texas at Arlington. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HJR 98 78-0 (2003) Author: Solis, Jim Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the legislature to appropriate money for public schools, public colleges and universities, and health and human services before appropriating money for other purposes. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HR 1694 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al. Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3015. Reported enrolled
SB 318 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to a fee to fund women's athletic programs of The University of Texas System. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Education by Chair
SB 362 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston for recovery from Tropical Storm Allison recovery. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 415 78-0 (2003) Author: Carona, John Relating to the powers of certain nonprofit corporations to finance facilities for an institution of higher education under the Higher Education Authority Act. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 571 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the authority of the comptroller to conduct performance reviews of general academic teaching institutions. Senate: Government Organization No action taken in committee
SB 609 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston for recovery from Tropical Storm Allison. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 666 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the establishment of the matching excellence fund to promote research and develop excellence at certain institutions of higher education and to the abolition of the Texas excellence fund and the university research fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 754 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of higher education enhancement districts; authorizing a sales and use tax or a property tax. Senate: Education Reported from s/c favorably with substitute
SB 800 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Corte, Frank | et. al.
Relating to the financing authority of and to the establishment of certain general academic teaching institutions in The Texas A&M University System. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 928 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the name of Southwest Texas State University. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 932 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas to finance biomedical research facilities and exempting the facilities financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 950 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to reimbursement by school districts for developmental courses or programs taken by certain former district students at certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1139 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to instructional facilities of a junior college district and to state financial assistance for junior college instructional facilities and outstanding bonds. Senate: Education No action taken in subcommittee
SB 1216 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center for biotechnology research and development facilities. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1297 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Krusee, Mike | et. al.
Relating to financing authority for certain institutions of higher education for facilities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1365 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the use of state travel services by public junior colleges and school districts. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1420 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston for the replacement of research and academic facilities lost in Tropical Storm Allison. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1485 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to tuition and fees charged by institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1486 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to funding of public institutions of higher education, including tuition rates that may be charged by those institutions. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1512 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the issuance of tuition revenue bonds by The University of Texas System for The University of Texas at Austin. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Education
SB 1630 78-0 (2003) Author: Ratliff, Bill | et. al. Relating to overhead expenses of conducting research at institutions of higher education and the indirect cost reimbursement related to that research. Senate: Education Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendments
SB 1652 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to institutions of higher education, including the administration, operation, governance, and financing of those institutions, and to certain security services provided to such institutions and certain other educational institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 1718 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to adjusting formula funding for institutions of higher education to account for differences between estimated and actual receipts of educational and general funds. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1755 78-0 (2003) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to finance biomedical research facilities and exempting the facilities financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1778 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al.
Sponsor: Crownover, Myra
Relating to the authority of a higher education authority or nonprofit instrumentality exercising the powers of a higher education authority to acquire, own, and operate facilities, to issue and execute bonds and other obligations, and to use the proceeds of those obligations for authorized purposes. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1855 78-0 (2003) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the establishment of the research development fund to promote research at certain institutions of higher education and to the abolition of the Texas excellence fund and the university research fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1908 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the disclosure of information relating to the investment of the permanent university fund and other funds under the management and control of the board of regents of The University of Texas System. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 1942 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Luna, Vilma | et. al.
Relating to the name of Southwest Texas State University. House: Higher Education
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
SCR 71 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make technical corrections to S.B. No. 1652. Signed by the Governor
SJR 2 78-0 (2003) Author: Brimer, Kim Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a portion of the annual distribution from the permanent university fund to be appropriated to support certain institutions in The University of Texas System. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 59 78-0 (2003) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for the continuation of funding for capital improvements and acquisitions at The University of Texas at Arlington. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Education by Chair
SR 1034 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3015. Reported enrolled
HB 35 78-1 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to an appropriation to The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio to support the Regional Academic Health Center. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 83 78-1 (2003) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for an academic building to support the center's educational programs in the city of El Paso. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 117 78-1 (2003) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to making an appropriation to The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston for completing building construction of the Regional Academic Health Center at The University of Texas School of Public Health--Brownsville Regional Campus. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 49 78-1 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to making appropriations to the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for purposes related to the center's programs in El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 50 78-1 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for an academic building to support the center's educational programs in the city of El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 32 78-2 (2003) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to an appropriation to the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for the purpose of attaining accreditation of a four-year medical school in El Paso and authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the center for an academic building to support the center's educational programs in El Paso. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 40 78-2 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to an appropriation to The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio to support the Regional Academic Health Center. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 47 78-3 (2003) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to an appropriation to the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for the purpose of attaining accreditation of a four-year medical school in El Paso and authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the center for an academic building to support the center's educational programs in El Paso. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 56 78-3 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to an appropriation to The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio to support the Regional Academic Health Center. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 77 78-3 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to an appropriation to Texas Southern University for the purpose of restoring university facilities damaged by Tropical Storm Allison. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 12 78-3 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for an academic building to support the center's educational programs in the city of El Paso. Filed
SB 13 78-3 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to making appropriations to the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for purposes related to the center's programs in El Paso. Filed
HB 104 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The Texas A&M University System. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 105 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 152 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, Fred | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to a pilot program to provide for reduced undergraduate tuition during a summer term or session at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 323 77-0 (2001) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to establishing a center for border economic and enterprise development at The University of Texas at Brownsville. House: Economic Development
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 658 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the revenues of public institutions of higher education and to the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at those institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 733 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the creation of the Texas Rising Star Scholarship Program for deserving junior college and technical institute students. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 897 77-0 (2001) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al. Relating to certain programs to develop the technology workforce in Texas by supporting and promoting higher education in electrical engineering and computer science. House: Higher Education Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 963 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Texas State Technical College System. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1014 77-0 (2001) Author: McReynolds, Jim | et. al. Relating to faculty compensation policies at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1212 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to installment payments of tuition and fees by a student enrolled for a summer session at a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1446 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al. Relating to a college savings plan for qualified higher education expenses. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1465 77-0 (2001) Author: Kitchen, Ann | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to a pilot project for reduced tuition rates at certain public junior colleges. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1545 77-0 (2001) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to the operation, regulation, administration, and financing of public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1672 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick Relating to the eligibility of graduates of private high schools for higher education TEXAS grants. House: Higher Education No action taken in committee
HB 1753 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to authorizing The University of Texas--Pan American to establish an upper-division extension campus in Rio Grande City and to enter into a partnership agreement with a junior college district for lower-division courses. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1799 77-0 (2001) Author: Villarreal, Mike
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to long-range planning for higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1839 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to research and excellence funding at certain institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1938 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to education loans made or financed by a higher education authority or nonprofit corporation. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2323 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to repayment assistance for certain law school loans. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2356 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to the deposit of a portion of royalties received by institutions of higher education from intellectual property to the credit of the general revenue fund. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2365 77-0 (2001) Author: Williams, Thomas | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to funding to enable Prairie View A&M University to qualify for agricultural research, extension, and education matching funds, including federal agricultural research and extension formula funds. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Tagged
HB 2397 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to a study and report concerning the compensation received by part-time and full-time faculty members at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3050 77-0 (2001) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to the establishment and operation of the Toward EXcellence, Access, & Success (TEXAS) II grant program. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3075 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to educational facilities financed under the Higher Education Authority Act. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3138 77-0 (2001) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the costs of and reducing the need for remedial education of high school graduates. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3699 77-0 (2001) Author: Ritter, Allan | et. al.
Sponsor: Bernsen, David
Relating to the allocation of certain funds for institutions within the Texas State University System. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HCR 281 77-0 (2001) Author: George, Kenn Requesting the lieutenant governor and speaker to create a joint interim committee to study the formulas used to allocate funds to institutions of higher education. House: House Administration Referred to House Administration
HCR 323 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections in H.B. No. 2323. Signed by the Governor
HJR 64 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the allocation of the constitutional appropriation to certain institutions of higher education not entitled to participate in funding from the available university fund. House: Appropriations No action taken in committee
HJR 75 77-0 (2001) Author: Mowery, Anna | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Proposing a constitutional amendment to eliminate obsolete, archaic, redundant, and unnecessary provisions and to clarify, update, and harmonize certain provisions of the Texas Constitution. House: Constitutional Revision, Select
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 77 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment to restore the traditional prudent person standard for investment of the permanent university fund. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HJR 78 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide an equitable distribution of the income from the permanent university fund for the support and maintenance of Prairie View A&M University. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HJR 94 77-0 (2001) Author: Mowery, Anna Proposing a constitutional amendment to update and clarify the provisions governing the permanent university fund. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HR 1301 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 658. Reported enrolled
SB 254 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 353 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to certain programs to develop the technology workforce in Texas by supporting and promoting higher education in engineering and computer science. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 449 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the creation and administration of the research university fund and to eliminating the transfers to the higher education fund. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 555 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Junell, Robert
Relating to a college savings plan for qualified higher education expenses. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 599 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to long-range planning for higher education. Senate: Education Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 641 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the acquisition of goods and services by institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 706 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of the Texas Rising Star Scholarship Program for deserving junior college and technical institute students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 737 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to research and excellence funding at certain institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 741 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the authority of a public junior college to set reduced tuition rates. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 903 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the establishment and use of a women's athletic development fund and a study of women's athletic development practices at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 914 77-0 (2001) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Delisi, Dianne
Relating to certain educational facilities and housing facilities owned by higher education authorities or by certain nonprofit entities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1013 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to funding to enable Prairie View A&M University to qualify for agricultural research, extension, and education matching funds, including federal agricultural research and extension formula funds. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1101 77-0 (2001) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to faculty compensation policies at institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1465 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to the operation, regulation, and administration of public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 1545 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: George, Kenn
Relating to the investment of the assets of certain funds of certain institutions of higher education. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1567 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the creation of the Emerging University excellence fund to promote research and excellence at certain institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1801 77-0 (2001) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the amount of tuition that a public institution of higher education must set aside for Texas Public Education Grants. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1820 77-0 (2001) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the acquisition and operation of a museum by Midwestern State University. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1833 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to the allocation of certain funds for institutions within the Texas State University System Senate: Education Referred to Education
SJR 44 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing an appropriation of a portion of the annual distribution to the available university fund from the permanent university fund to support and maintain certain institutions in The University of Texas System. Senate: Finance Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 45 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the allocation of the constitutional appropriation to certain institutions of higher education not entitled to participate in funding from the available university fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SR 1195 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 658. Reported enrolled
HB 208 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to the establishment of a scholarship program to provide Texas high school students with scholarships to Texas institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 364 76-0 (1999) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette | et. al. Relating to a prohibition of discrimination by public educational institutions. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 546 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the use of standardized test scores in making admissions determinations and in awarding scholarships and financial aid for certain persons at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 565 76-0 (1999) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the use of state research and technology funds on environmental issues in the border region. House: Higher Education
Senate: Border Affairs - Special
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 713 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the establishment and operation of the Toward EXcellence, Access, & Success (TEXAS) grant program and the Teach for Texas Grant Program; consolidating and revising financial aid, grant, and scholarship programs; and providing for the education, certification, and recruitment of teachers and faculty instructors. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 725 76-0 (1999) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to providing scholarships to classroom teachers pursuing advanced degrees or additional teacher certification. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1026 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to participation by private school students in University Interscholastic League sponsored activities. House: Public Education Considered in Calendars
HB 1131 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to funding women's athletic programs within The University of Texas System. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1330 76-0 (1999) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston-Clear Lake. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1346 76-0 (1999) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the adoption of a junior college branch campus maintenance tax by certain counties. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1478 76-0 (1999) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to establishing a center for border economic and enterprise development at The University of Texas at Brownsville. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 1559 76-0 (1999) Author: Solis, Jim | et. al. Relating to the creation of the high priority program development fund to support vocational and technical education. House: Higher Education Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1615 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to the acquisition of goods and services by certain medical and dental institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 1762 76-0 (1999) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the issuance and sale of bonds and time warrants by school districts and the issuance of obligations and execution of credit agreements by certain school districts and junior college districts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1768 76-0 (1999) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al. Relating to the allocation and use of constitutional funds established to support institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Meeting cancelled
HB 1793 76-0 (1999) Author: Dunnam, Jim | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Texas State Technical College System. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1882 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Haywood, Tom
Relating to requiring the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to approve formula funding for certain doctoral students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 2070 76-0 (1999) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the administration and responsibilities of The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. House: Higher Education
Senate: Health Services
See remarks for effective date
HB 2181 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to authorizing a recreational and wellness facility fee at the University of Houston. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective with Fall Semester 1999
HB 2865 76-0 (1999) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the creation and administration of the research university fund. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2976 76-0 (1999) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to cooperation between public and private entities and public schools and to franchise tax refunds for providing certain assistance in education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3109 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the creation and operation of a multicultural mathematics and science education cooperative to provide math and science training to Texas elementary school teachers and principals. House: Higher Education Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3284 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the establishment and use of a women's athletic development fund and a study of women's athletic development practices at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 3348 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to accounting for the receipt and expenditure of educational and general funds of an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 3571 76-0 (1999) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to student fees at The University of Texas at El Paso. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3583 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the creation of the Texas Rising Star Scholarship Program for deserving public junior college students. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HJR 58 76-0 (1999) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the investment of the permanent university fund and to distributions from that fund to the available university fund. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
HR 1091 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 713. Reported enrolled
HR 1093 76-0 (1999) Author: Chavez, Norma Directing the House Committee on Higher Education to study and make recommendations on the calculation of college and university student grade point averages for courses retaken and to explore additional affordable fees for repeating courses. House: House Administration Referred to House Administration
HR 1094 76-0 (1999) Author: Junell, Robert Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 1945. Reported enrolled
SB 98 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to providing scholarships for students at institutions of higher education who meet certain academic and other requirements. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Ed. by President
SB 266 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to participation by private school students in University Interscholastic League sponsored activities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 285 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the establishment of a scholarship program to provide Texas high school students with scholarships to Texas institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Ed. by President
SB 299 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E. | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston-Clear Lake. Senate: Education Testimony taken in committee
SB 315 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to authorizing the use of certain prepaid tuition contracts to cover an additional period of attendance at an institution of higher education or attendance at a proprietary school. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 345 76-0 (1999) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma | et. al.
Relating to the formula funding and tuition charged for certain excess credit hours of undergraduate students attending institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 481 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: McReynolds, Jim
Relating to the purchase of library materials by certain institutions of higher education with constitutional funds. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 584 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to establishing the Hope adult literacy grant program to be funded by revenue from a special lottery game. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 637 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E. Relating to the acquisition of goods and services by certain medical and dental units. Senate: State Affairs Committee report printed and distributed
SB 805 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Greenberg, Sherri
Relating to the investment of the higher education fund. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 808 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to auditing and evaluating the deferred maintenance needs of state institutions of higher education. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 980 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Longoria, John
Relating to the creation and operation of a multicultural mathematics and science education cooperative to provide math and science training to Texas elementary school teachers and principals. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1091 76-0 (1999) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to the issuance and sale of bonds and time warrants by school districts and the issuance of obligations and execution of credit agreements by certain school districts and junior college districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1449 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce Relating to programs to assist university students to become public school teachers, to provide loan repayment assistance to certain classroom teachers, and to provide funding for certain teacher certification programs. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1493 76-0 (1999) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al. Relating to the creation and administration of the research university fund. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 1527 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to authorization of prepaid tuition contracts for proprietary schools under the prepaid higher education tuition program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1535 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of the Texas Rising Star Scholarship Program for deserving junior college and technical institute students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1596 76-0 (1999) Author: Sibley, David Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Texas State Technical College System. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Ed. by President
SB 1601 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the operation of and the method for funding developmental education programs provided by institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1602 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to cooperation between public and private entities and public schools and to franchise tax refunds for providing certain assistance in education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1655 76-0 (1999) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the administration and responsibilities of The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 1702 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a scholarship program to assist deserving students at public law schools who commit to practice law in certain public interest fields. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1716 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing a recreational and wellness facility fee at the University of Houston. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
No action taken in committee
SB 1780 76-0 (1999) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Solis, Jim
Relating to the creation of the high priority program fund to support vocational and technical education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1878 76-0 (1999) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the allocation of certain constitutional funds to certain institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Meeting cancelled
SR 1086 76-0 (1999) Author: Ratliff, Bill Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 1945. Record vote
SR 1089 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 713. Reported enrolled
HB 138 75-0 (1997) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to authorization of the creation of Texas growth fund II. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 538 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the distribution of general revenue appropriations to certain institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Considered in Calendars
HB 683 75-0 (1997) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Relating to authorization of the creation of Texas growth fund II. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 1235 75-0 (1997) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 1429 75-0 (1997) Author: Stiles, Mark Relating to the standards of conduct for former directors, officers, and employees of a nonprofit corporation under contract to invest the permanent university fund or certain other university funds and to the corporation's dealings with a former director, officer, or employee; providing a penalty. House: Pensions & Investments Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1488 75-0 (1997) Author: Williams, Thomas | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1531 75-0 (1997) Author: Woolley, Beverly
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the issuance of bonds under the Higher Education Authority Act. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1547 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1569 75-0 (1997) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1884 75-0 (1997) Author: Finnell, Charles Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Midwestern State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2410 75-0 (1997) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a nursing and biomedical sciences facility at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2412 75-0 (1997) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston--Downtown. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2413 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Delwin Relating to certain bonds and notes issued by the board of regents of Texas Tech University. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2456 75-0 (1997) Author: Swinford, David Relating to state funding for and tuition charged to certain undergraduate students who accumulate excessive credit hours and to the number of credit hours required in a degree program. House: Higher Education Considered in Calendars
HB 2478 75-0 (1997) Author: Reyna, Elvira Relating to state funding of certain public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2539 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the special account to fund the Texas Real Estate Research Center. House: Appropriations Referred to subcommittee
HB 2660 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to specialized license plates to support state institutions of higher education. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2780 75-0 (1997) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to standards for faculty teaching loads and class enrollment at public institutions of higher education and to related funding formula adjustments. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3149 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to the issuance of specially designed collegiate license plates. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3203 75-0 (1997) Author: Counts, David
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the disposition of unclaimed funds by nonprofit cooperative corporations. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/97
HJR 65 75-0 (1997) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to continue the existence of the Texas growth fund. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in subcommittee
SB 574 75-0 (1997) Author: Sibley, David | et. al. Relating to tuition revenue bonds for certain institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 592 75-0 (1997) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston-Downtown. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 616 75-0 (1997) Author: Sibley, David
Sponsor: Stiles, Mark
Relating to the standards of conduct for former directors, officers, and employees of a nonprofit corporation under contract to invest the permanent university fund or certain other university funds; providing a penalty. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 696 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the issuance of bonds under the Higher Education Authority Act. Senate: Finance Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 790 75-0 (1997) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds by Midwestern State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 961 75-0 (1997) Author: Ratliff, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Cuellar, Henry
Relating to state formula funding to an institution of higher education and tuition costs for certain resident doctoral students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 1038 75-0 (1997) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Jones, Delwin
Relating to the authority of the board of regents of Texas Tech University to issue certain bonds and notes on behalf of Texas Tech University and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1053 75-0 (1997) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al. Relating to authorization of the creation of Texas growth fund II. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1093 75-0 (1997) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the use of state lottery revenue to fund the Texas tuition assistance grant program. Senate: Finance No action taken in subcommittee
SB 1299 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the payment of tuition and fees under a prepaid tuition contract. Senate: Finance Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1422 75-0 (1997) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Junell, Robert
Relating to the procedures governing the funding formulas established by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 1468 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1470 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a prepaid tuition plan for graduate studies. Senate: Finance Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1485 75-0 (1997) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Swinford, David
Relating to state funding for and tuition charged to certain undergraduate students who accumulate excessive credit hours and to the number of credit hours required in a degree program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Point of order sustained
SB 1497 75-0 (1997) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the special account to fund the Texas Real Estate Research Center. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Referred to Appropriations
SB 1619 75-0 (1997) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the disposition of unclaimed funds by nonprofit cooperative corporations. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1703 75-0 (1997) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to restructuring higher education tuition and fees. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 1889 75-0 (1997) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1890 75-0 (1997) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 31 75-0 (1997) Author: Ogden, Steve Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide that certain amounts designated for deposit to the economic stabilization fund be transferred to the higher education fund. Senate: Finance Referred to subcommittee
HB 731 74-0 (1995) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the investment of funds of a local government or an institution of higher education. House: Pensions and Investments
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1214 74-0 (1995) Author: Kamel, Ted | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the establishment of a prepaid higher education tuition program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1244 74-0 (1995) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of tuition revenue bonds for Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 1354 74-0 (1995) Author: Greenberg, Sherri Relating to investment of certain public funds. House: Pensions and Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
HB 1592 74-0 (1995) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the establishment of the University Bonds for the Education of Texans program; authorizing the issuance of special savings certificates. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1962 74-0 (1995) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to bonds issued by certain institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2067 74-0 (1995) Author: Hirschi, John | et. al. Relating to the issuance of bonds by Midwestern State University. House: Higher Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 2462 74-0 (1995) Author: Junell, Robert
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the allocation of certain funds to certain institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 2465 74-0 (1995) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to bonds issued for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2466 74-0 (1995) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the issuance of tuition revenue bonds for the University of Houston-Downtown. House: Higher Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 2747 74-0 (1995) Author: Holzheauser, Steve
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the issuance of tuition revenue bonds for the University of Houston-Victoria. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 3202 74-0 (1995) Author: Kamel, Ted Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance classrooms at public institutions of higher education and to the distribution and use of revenue from the sale of the bonds. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HJR 103 74-0 (1995) Author: Duncan, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for Permanent University Fund income and other benefits to certain institutions of The University of Texas System and The Texas A&M University System. House: Appropriations Referred to subcommittee
HJR 108 74-0 (1995) Author: McDonald, Nancy | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for the method of constitutional funding for The University of Texas at El Paso. House: Appropriations Withdrawn from schedule
HJR 129 74-0 (1995) Author: Kamel, Ted Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance the acquisition, construction, improvement, and maintenance of classrooms and classroom buildings at public institutions of higher education. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
SB 407 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Junell, Robert
Relating to making emergency appropriations for distribution of state money to school districts and certain public institutions and commissions and to emergency reductions in the current appropriations to the Texas Department of Health. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 633 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of tuition revenue bonds for Texas Southern University. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 830 74-0 (1995) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to bonds issued by certain institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 850 74-0 (1995) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to the provision of vocational, technical, and other freshman- and sophomore-level education by certain public institutions of higher education, the reorganization of the Texas State Technical College System, and the establishment of an advanced or emerging technology grant fund to support certain public technical institute and public junior college programs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 856 74-0 (1995) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the issuance of bonds by Midwestern State University. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 989 74-0 (1995) Author: Sibley, David Relating to the issuance of bonds by Tarleton State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1073 74-0 (1995) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the issuance of tuition revenue bonds for the University of Houston-Victoria. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1206 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the issuance of tuition revenue bonds for the University of Houston-Downtown. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1285 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John Relating to the allocation of certain funds to certain institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SB 1297 74-0 (1995) Author: Cain, David Relating to the issuance of bonds by East Texas State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1345 74-0 (1995) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to emergency appropriations to The University of Texas at San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1405 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the investment of funds of a local government or an institution of higher education. Senate: State Affairs Tabled in committee
SB 1541 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Jim Relating to bonds issued by certain public institutions of higher education in this state. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1549 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Kamel, Ted
Relating to revenue obligations of junior college districts or regional college districts. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
SB 1557 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to bonds issued for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 129 73-0 (1993) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the establishment of the University Bonds for the Education of Texans program; authorizing the issuance of special savings certificates. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 401 73-0 (1993) Author: Kamel, Ted Relating to the Texas prepaid postsecondary education expense program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 999 73-0 (1993) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al. Relating to the distribution of certain general revenue appropriations to public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 1207 73-0 (1993) Author: Rudd, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the creation of the higher education fund and to increasing the amount of certain constitutionally dedicated funds for certain public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1541 73-0 (1993) Author: Smith, Ashley Relating to the management, investment, and expenditure of funds held by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1821 73-0 (1993) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the investment of the funds of a local government or an institution of higher education. House: Investments & Banking
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 2058 73-0 (1993) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos | et. al.
Relating to bonds issued by certain public institutions of higher education in this state. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 2251 73-0 (1993) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to reallocating the constitutionally dedicated funding for public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 2363 73-0 (1993) Author: Hernandez, Christine
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to authorizing public junior colleges to charge an endowment fee and to establish an endowment fund. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Recommended for local & uncontested Calendar
HJR 59 73-0 (1993) Author: Rudd, Jim | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase certain constitutionally dedicated funding for public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Governor submitted as emergency
HJR 69 73-0 (1993) Author: Duncan, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to constitutionally dedicated funding for public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Governor submitted as emergency
HJR 104 73-0 (1993) Author: Duncan, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to reallocate certain constitutionally dedicated funding for public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Governor submitted as emergency
SB 239 73-0 (1993) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo | et. al.
Relating to funding for certain public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
SB 380 73-0 (1993) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Junell, Robert
Relating to the distribution of state funds appropriated for elementary, secondary, and higher education. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 618 73-0 (1993) Author: Montford, John | et. al. Relating to bonds issued by certain public institutions of higher education in this state. Senate: Finance Reported favorably as substituted
SB 671 73-0 (1993) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Hunter, Todd
Relating to the requirement that institutions of higher education deposit certain funds and receipts in the state treasury. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 709 73-0 (1993) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Smith, Ashley
Relating to the management, investment, and expenditure of funds held by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 823 73-0 (1993) Author: Carriker, Steven Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1397 73-0 (1993) Author: Montford, John Relating to certain constitutionally dedicated funds for certain public institutions of higher education and to the creation, composition, and financing of the higher education fund; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Left pending in committee
SB 1492 73-0 (1993) Author: Montford, John Relating to the dedication of certain state revenue to public elementary, secondary, and higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to special subcommittee
SJR 13 73-0 (1993) Author: Lucio, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Counts, David | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the amount and expenditure of certain constitutionally dedicated funding for public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations
Senate: Education
Filed with the Secretary of State
HB 459 72-0 (1991) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to creating an international economic development fund administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 684 72-0 (1991) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to the state allocation and reservation system for private activity bonds. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 686 72-0 (1991) Author: Cavazos, Eddie
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the student loan revenue bond fund administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; authorizing the issuance of bonds. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1282 72-0 (1991) Author: Thomas, Bill Relating to the establishment of the university bonds for the education of Texans program; authorizing the issuance of bonds. House: Higher Education 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1308 72-0 (1991) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the issuance of certain notes by public junior college districts or regional junior college districts. House: Higher Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 1359 72-0 (1991) Author: Hernandez, Christine | et. al. Relating to a center for the support of a comprehensive database network to further the state's goal of economic diversification; authorizing appropriations. House: Science & Technology Placed on Consent Calendar
HB 1973 72-0 (1991) Author: Hunter, Todd
Sponsor: Turner, Jim
Relating to institutional income, expenditures, and obligations of public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 2332 72-0 (1991) Author: Smith, Ashley Relating to the allocation of certain constitutionally dedicated funds to eligible institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Laid on table subject to call in committee
HJR 33 72-0 (1991) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HJR 83 72-0 (1991) Author: Smith, Ashley Proposing a constitutional amendment entitling Texas State Technical Institute to a share of certain constitutionally dedicated funds. House: Appropriations Laid on table subject to call in committee
SB 102 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SB 103 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Cavazos, Eddie
Relating to the state allocation and reservation system for private activity bonds. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 223 72-0 (1991) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds to finance the construction and furnishing of certain facilities located on the campus of Corpus Christi State University. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 239 72-0 (1991) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Rudd, Jim
Relating to the rate and use of a junior college branch maintenance tax. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 582 72-0 (1991) Author: Turner, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Hernandez, Christine
Relating to a center for the support of a comprehensive database network to further the state's goal of economic diversification. House: Science & Technology
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
SB 676 72-0 (1991) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to providing incentive funding to public junior colleges that graduate certain students. Senate: Education Postponed in committee
SB 802 72-0 (1991) Author: Dickson, Temple | et. al. Relating to the allocation of certain constitutionally dedicated funds to eligible institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 1286 72-0 (1991) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Rudd, Jim
Relating to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board's duty to devise formulas to be used in making appropriations recommendations to the legislature for institutions of higher education and to the Legislative Budget Board's duty regarding those formulas. House: Appropriations
Senate: Education
1st Printing sent to Calendars
SJR 5 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Cavazos, Eddie
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 28 72-0 (1991) Author: Dickson, Temple | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment entitling Texas State Technical Institute to a share of certain constitutionally dedicated funds. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
HB 92 72-1 (1991) Author: Thomas, Bill Relating to the establishment of special savings certificates for the education of Texans. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 15 72-1 (1991) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the funding of certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 16 72-1 (1991) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds to finance the construction and furnishing of a state office facility located on the campus of Corpus Christi State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 17 72-1 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Appropriations
Senate: Administration
Referred to Appropriations
HB 78 72-2 (1991) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to an appropriation to Prairie View A&M University. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HJR 8 72-2 (1991) Author: Cavazos, Eddie | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education 1st Printing sent to Calendars
SB 20 72-2 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Cavazos, Eddie
Relating to the student loan program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and to the management of funds received by the board; and authorizing the issuance of bonds. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SJR 2 72-2 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Cavazos, Eddie
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
HB 1214 71-0 (1989) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the establishment of a college and university savings bonds program; the designation of certain veterans land bonds and veterans housing assistance bonds as college and university savings bonds. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1836 71-0 (1989) Author: Thomas, Bill Relating to the establishment of a college and university savings bonds program; authorizing the issuance of bonds. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2386 71-0 (1989) Author: Luna III, Albert Relating to establishment of the college savings fund program. House: Higher Education Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 2387 71-0 (1989) Author: Luna III, Albert Relating to the establishment of a college and university savings bonds program and the development of an educational program designed to inform the public about matters concerning the financing of a college education... House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HJR 60 71-0 (1989) Author: Thomas, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide the public with an investment alternative to use in financing a college education. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HJR 93 71-0 (1989) Author: Luna III, Albert Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide the public with an investment alternative in financing a college education. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 82 71-0 (1989) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board's duty to devise formulas to be used in making appropriations recommendations to the legislature for institutions of higher education and to the Legislative.... House: Appropriations
Senate: Education
Referred to Appropriations
SB 94 71-0 (1989) Author: Henderson, Don | et. al.
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the designation of certain bonds as college savings bonds. House: Higher Education
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 153 71-0 (1989) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to the establishment of a college and university savings bonds program; authorizing the issuance of bonds. Senate: State Affairs Left as pending business in comm.
SB 477 71-0 (1989) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the allocation of certain constitutionally dedicated funds to eligible institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Referred to Appropriations
SB 513 71-0 (1989) Author: Parker, Carl | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a college and university savings bonds program; the designation of certain veterans land bonds and veterans housing assistance bonds as college and university savings bonds. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 1474 71-0 (1989) Author: Uribe, Hector An Act to Amend Chapter 53 of the Texas Education Code to provide for the investment of funds of a higher education corporation. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1762 71-0 (1989) Author: Edwards, Chet | et. al.
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to assist in financing the Texas opportunity plan fund to make educational loans and to the issuance of those bonds.... House: Higher Education
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1782 71-0 (1989) Author: Edwards, Chet
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the engineering and science recruitment fund. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Cal.
SJR 8 71-0 (1989) Author: Henderson, Don Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide the public with an investment alternative to use in financing a college education. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 35 71-0 (1989) Author: Uribe, Hector | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment entitling Pan American University, Pan American University at Brownsville, and the University System of South Texas System Administration and the component institutions of that ..... Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 74 71-0 (1989) Author: Edwards, Chet | et. al.
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to assist in financing the Texas opportunity plan fund to make loans to students.... House: Higher Education
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
HR 128 71-1 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard Creating a Special Task Force to study and evaluate the role of revenue enhancement programs. House: House Administration Referred to House Administration
HB 73 71-2 (1989) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the engineering and science recruitment fund. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 101 71-3 (1990) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the engineering and science recruitment fund. House: Higher Education Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 108 71-4 (1990) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the engineering and science recruitment fund. House: Higher Education Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
SB 60 71-4 (1990) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to the engineering and science recruitment fund. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 123 71-5 (1990) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the engineering and science recruitment fund. House: Higher Education Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 32 71-6 (1990) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the engineering and science recruitment fund. House: Higher Education
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/90
SB 54 71-6 (1990) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to the engineering and science recruitment fund. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 99 70-0 (1987) Author: Luna III, Albert Relating to tuition exemptions at institutions of higher education for certain scholarship students and to Texas Public Educational Grants funded by tuition payments. House: Higher Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 299 70-0 (1987) Author: Shaw, Larry
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the purposes for which funds appropriated to the Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf may be expended. House: Appropriations
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1073 70-0 (1987) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the imposition of a surcharge on credit sales. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HB 1922 70-0 (1987) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the reporting of funds collected and expended by governing boards of institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Reported engrossed
HJR 20 70-0 (1987) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment entitling Texas Southern University to a share of the available university fund. House: Higher Education Postponed in committee
HJR 110 70-0 (1987) Author: Colbert, Paul Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize a portion of realized gains on the sale of permanent university fund property other than land to be deposited to the credit of a special account in the available university fund to be know as the economic development research account. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HJR 111 70-0 (1987) Author: Evans, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit certain investments of assets of the permanent university fund. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HR 538 70-0 (1987) Author: Hammond, Bill Requesting the House Committee on Financial Institutions to study expanding the investment options of local governments and institutions of higher education.
SB 678 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to the use of money granted to certain institutions of higher education for research purposes. Senate: Education Reported favorably with substitute
SB 899 70-0 (1987) Author: Leedom, John
Sponsor: Hammond, Bill
To provide an alternate procedure for the issuance of revenue obligations by regional and junior college districts. House: Higher Education
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 1423 70-0 (1987) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the Engineering Excellence Fund. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SCR 55 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Directing the Coordinating Board to study general funding policies at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
SJR 40 70-0 (1987) Author: Krier, Cynthia Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize broadened investment authority for certain veteran and university funds. Referred to State Affairs
SJR 50 70-0 (1987) Author: Washington, Craig Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit certain investments of assets of the permanent university fund. No action taken in committee
HB 89 70-2 (1987) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to realized gains on the sale of permanent university fund property other than land. House: Appropriations Posting rule suspended
HB 19 69-0 (1985) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the implementation of Sec. 17(d), Texas Constitution; providing for the allocation by equitable formula of the annual appropriation made under Section 17(a), Article VII, Texas Constitution, to the governing boards of eligible agencies and institutions of higher education; addint a new Chapter 60 to Title 3, Texas Education Code; and declaring an emergency. House: Higher Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 153 69-0 (1985) Author: Hammond, Bill Relating to the composition of the permanent and available school funds and the available university fund. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 213 69-0 (1985) Author: Thompson, Gary Relating to the engineering excellence fund. House: Higher Education Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 259 69-0 (1985) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to the receipt of gifts from foreign persons by an institution of higher education; providing a penalty. House: Higher Education 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 696 69-0 (1985) Author: Hammond, Bill Relating to the authorized investments for the permanent school fund, the permanent university fund, and funds of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas and the Employees Retirement System of Texas. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1266 69-0 (1985) Author: Horn, Jim Relating to the funding of university system administration. House: Appropriations Referred to subcommittee
HB 2135 69-0 (1985) Author: Ragsdale, Paul Relating to investment of the permanent university fund and assets of the Employees Retirement System of Texas and Teacher Retirement System of Texas in corporations doing business in the Republic of South Africa. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs

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