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HB 11 85-0 (2017) Author: Price, Four | et. al. Relating to consideration of the mental health of public school students in training requirements for certain school employees, curriculum requirements, educational programs, state and regional programs and services, and health care services for students. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 49 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper relationship between educator and student. House: Public Education Referred directly to s/c on Educator Quality by chair
HB 54 85-0 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 157 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund for classroom teacher salary increases. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 188 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego Relating to student/teacher ratios for prekindergarten classes in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 218 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al. Relating to improper relationships between educators and students; creating a criminal offense and expanding the applicability of an existing offense. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 333 85-0 (2017) Author: Meyer, Morgan | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper relationship between educator and student. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 374 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al. Relating to the requirement that the Texas Workforce Commission provide certain employment information for secondary school students. House: Economic & Small Business Development Laid on the table subject to call
HB 399 85-0 (2017) Author: Allen, Alma | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 460 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to continuing education requirements for certain educators. House: Public Education No action taken in subcommittee
HB 588 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development for public school teachers. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 726 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the mandatory removal of public school students from classrooms following certain conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 765 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to requiring political subdivisions to participate in the federal electronic verification of employment authorization program or E-verify. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 816 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al. Relating to a school district assigning a mentor teacher to a new classroom teacher. House: Public Education Received from the House
HB 860 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego Relating to the compensation of public school district employees for additional workdays. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 861 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the salary paid to certain professional staff employed by public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 867 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Relating to school marshals. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 880 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken | et. al. Relating to permissible teachers assigned to a bilingual education program and the permissible uses of the bilingual education allotment provided under the foundation school program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 972 85-0 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the assignment of a public school student to an uncertified teacher. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 990 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al. Relating to the prohibition of corporal punishment as a method of student discipline. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1114 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to a reduction in required days of service for educators in public schools under certain circumstances. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1255 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary | et. al. Relating to the maximum amount of certain awards made to public school teachers under the Texas Advanced Placement Incentive Program. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1333 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason | et. al. Relating to public school accountability, including assessment of students and appraisal of teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1403 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper relationship between educator and student. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1419 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1469 85-0 (2017) Author: Bailes, Ernest
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to qualifications for certain teachers employed by certain open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1485 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al. Relating to academic freedom for public school teachers providing science instruction. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1585 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to including student input before the adoption of a major curriculum initiative by a school district. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1651 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to requiring a school district to reimburse classroom teachers employed by the district for the cost of classroom supplies purchased with personal money. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1687 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to an agreement between parents and classroom teachers of public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1692 85-0 (2017) Author: Hefner, Cole | et. al. Relating to the transportation or storage of a handgun or other firearm or ammunition by a license holder in a motor vehicle in a parking area of a primary or secondary school. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1799 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al. Relating to employing, terminating, and reporting misconduct of public school personnel and related entity personnel, including creating a registry of persons ineligible for hire; creating a criminal offense. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1867 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary Relating to the applicability of educator certification and assignment requirements to school districts of innovation. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1869 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary Relating to training for employees of school districts and open-enrollment charter schools on the prevention of sexual abuse and other maltreatment of certain children. House: Public Education Referred directly to s/c on Educator Quality by chair
HB 1886 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to dyslexia screening and testing in public schools, the employment of dyslexia specialists by regional education service centers, the development of a list of training opportunities for educators regarding dyslexia, and transition planning for students enrolled in a special education program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1918 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to providing grants for professional development training for certain public school teachers. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1934 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to temporary certification of an educator from outside the state who is the spouse of an active duty military service member. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1970 85-0 (2017) Author: Krause, Matt Relating to obtaining information from the child abuse and neglect central registry regarding certain individuals who have or will have direct contact with public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2016 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to immunity from certain disciplinary proceedings for a teacher's justified use of physical force. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2039 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to creating an early childhood certification to teach students in prekindergarten through grade three. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2209 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary | et. al. Relating to improving training and staff development for primary and secondary educators to enable them to more effectively serve all students. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2282 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to a gold standard full-day prekindergarten program provided by public school districts and the elimination of the high school allotment under the Foundation School Program. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 2289 85-0 (2017) Author: Rinaldi, Matt Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from the Employees Retirement System of Texas or the Teacher Retirement System of Texas of certain employees convicted of certain offenses. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
HB 2296 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Tomas | et. al. Relating to a teacher to student ratio requirement for public school special education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2518 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina Relating to student/teacher ratios for prekindergarten classes provided by or on behalf of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2775 85-0 (2017) Author: Phelan, Dade Relating to requirements for educator preparation program support for certain candidates for certification. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2800 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to requiring a school district to reimburse classroom teachers at certain grade levels for the cost of classroom supplies purchased with personal money. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2853 85-0 (2017) Author: Cortez, Philip Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for classroom teachers and retired classroom teachers. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2924 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to educator preparation programs. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2941 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to improving the quality of teachers employed by a school district, teacher performance appraisals, and the hiring of mentor teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3044 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to educator preparation programs. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3112 85-0 (2017) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the development of healthy nutrition and physical activity guidelines for public school teachers, public school administrators, and licensed child-care providers. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3213 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the review by a school district board of trustees of a hearing examiner's determination regarding good cause to suspend a teacher without pay or terminate the teacher's contract. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3244 85-0 (2017) Author: Nevárez, Poncho Relating to a salary bonus for a public school teacher who completes certain autism training. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3319 85-0 (2017) Author: Gooden, Lance Relating to the exception under the public information law for certain information held by a school district. House: Government Transparency & Operation Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
HB 3349 85-0 (2017) Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Relating to creating an abbreviated certification program and probationary and standard certificates for trade and industrial workforce training. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 3369 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to the statewide plan for special education and assistance to public school districts in providing special education programs. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3439 85-0 (2017) Author: Koop, Linda | et. al. Relating to a school district contract to partner with an open-enrollment charter school to operate a district campus. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3449 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to staff development requirements for public school educators regarding mental health and suicide prevention. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3472 85-0 (2017) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to the issuance of school district teaching permits to authorize individuals to teach certain classes. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3563 85-0 (2017) Author: Koop, Linda
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to parental notification regarding public school teacher qualifications. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3680 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Tomas Relating to education employees uniform group health coverage. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3692 85-0 (2017) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to appraisal criteria for assessing performance of public school teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3769 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken | et. al. Relating to improper relationships between educators and students and reporting of educator misconduct; creating a criminal offense and expanding the applicability of an existing offense; authorizing an administrative penalty. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3887 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to trauma training for public school personnel. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 3916 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the ineligibility of educators or certain other school personnel for benefits from certain public retirement systems because of a conviction for an offense the victim of which is a student. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4064 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Relating to staff development and continuing education requirements for public school educators regarding digital education methods. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned from the House for further action
HB 4112 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to requiring the review of public school district paperwork to limit paperwork requirements. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 7 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Ken | et. al.
Relating to improper relationships between educators and students and reporting of educator misconduct; creating a criminal offense and expanding the applicability of an existing offense; authorizing an administrative penalty. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 174 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to inclusion of a course on the founding principles of the United States in the curriculum requirements for public high school students and the posting of the founding documents of the United States in public school buildings. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 216 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 444 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to school marshals for private schools. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 478 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to a requirement that a school district or open-enrollment charter school terminate certain employees convicted of certain offenses. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 508 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to including student input before the adoption of a major curriculum initiative by a school district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 529 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: González, Mary
Relating to improving training and staff development for primary and secondary educators to enable them to more effectively serve all students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 609 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to elimination of the use of continuing contracts by school districts in employing teachers and other professionals. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 652 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from the Employees Retirement System of Texas or the Teacher Retirement System of Texas of certain employees convicted of certain offenses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 653 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Relating to the eligibility of certain employees or annuitants convicted of certain felony offenses. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1278 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to educator preparation programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 1294 85-0 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn | et. al. Relating to election of professional staff representatives to certain school district planning and decision-making committees. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 1309 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to state requirements for teacher training and student instruction regarding certain subjects in public schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 1316 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to staff development in suicide prevention for public school educators. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1317 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the earliest day a public school teacher may be required to report for service. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1482 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the creation of a committee to recommend a framework to incorporate digital teaching and learning in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1634 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy
Relating to a reduction in required days of service for educators in public schools under certain circumstances. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1754 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the school district grievance procedures for resolving complaints received by students' parents or guardians. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1785 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to appraisal of public school teachers. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1800 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to the applicability of sex offender registration requirements to the offense of improper relationship between educator and student. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1839 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Koop, Linda
Relating to the preparation, certification, and classification of and professional development for public school educators. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1854 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Allen, Alma | et. al.
Relating to requiring the review of public school district paperwork to limit paperwork requirements. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1882 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Koop, Linda
Relating to a school district contract to partner with an open-enrollment charter school to operate a district campus. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1884 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to powers and duties of the board of trustees of an independent school district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1890 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to employing, terminating, and reporting misconduct of public school personnel and related entity personnel, including creating a registry of persons ineligible for hire; creating a criminal offense. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1891 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to a general employment review of persons who apply to school districts, open-enrollment charter schools, and certain independent contractors for employment involving direct contact with students or children; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1942 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Hefner, Cole
Relating to the transportation or storage of a handgun or other firearm or ammunition by a license holder in a motor vehicle in a parking area of a primary or secondary school. House: Public Education
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1963 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon
Sponsor: Phelan, Dade
Relating to requirements for educator preparation program support for certain candidates for certification. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 2050 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to staff development and continuing education requirements for public school educators regarding digital education methods. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2092 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the process for review after a decision to terminate a teacher's contract or suspend a teacher without pay. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2168 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the disclosure of records produced in the course of an investigation related to educator misconduct. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 2200 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to improving the quality of teachers employed by a school district, teacher performance appraisals, and the hiring of mentor teachers. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SCR 60 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 1839. Received by the Secretary of the Senate
SCR 63 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Koop, Linda
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 1839. Signed by the Governor
HB 21 85-1 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Relating to public school finance, including funding for the recruitment and retention of teachers and the support of participants in the public school employees group insurance program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 24 85-1 (2017) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 54 85-1 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn | et. al. Relating to requiring a school district to reimburse classroom teachers at certain grade levels for the cost of classroom supplies purchased with personal money. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 64 85-1 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al. Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund for classroom teacher salary increases. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 65 85-1 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to an appropriation of money from the general revenue fund for classroom teacher salary increases. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 79 85-1 (2017) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 98 85-1 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego Relating to a school district assigning a mentor teacher to a new classroom teacher. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 149 85-1 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to a reduction in required days of service for educators in public schools under certain circumstances. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 157 85-1 (2017) Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara | et. al. Relating to eligibility for admission to an educator preparation program for certification in trade and industrial workforce training. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 172 85-1 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 181 85-1 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the salary and retirement benefits paid to certain teachers employed by or retired from public schools. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 198 85-1 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al. Relating to a study on an average pay increase for classroom teachers, the creation of certain teacher designations, teacher retention, and a teacher quality allotment under the Foundation School Program. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 217 85-1 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 218 85-1 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 231 85-1 (2017) Author: Uresti, Tomas Relating to reporting teacher turnover information in the performance report of a public school district. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 255 85-1 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional staff employed by public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 262 85-1 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria | et. al. Relating to prohibited adverse personnel action against a school district employee who in good faith reports child abuse or neglect. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 270 85-1 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers and other professional employees employed by public schools; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 300 85-1 (2017) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 340 85-1 (2017) Author: Nevárez, Poncho | et. al. Relating to a salary bonus for a public school teacher who completes certain autism training. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 353 85-1 (2017) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 354 85-1 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the adoption of teacher performance contracts for classroom teachers and an increased basic allotment for school districts that adopt those contracts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 357 85-1 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to requiring a school district to give notice to new classroom teachers of the ability to participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. House: Government Transparency & Operation Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
SB 19 85-1 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to decrease participants' health insurance costs for certain health benefit plans administered by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 30 85-1 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools; making an appropriation. Filed
SB 32 85-1 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools. Filed
SB 33 85-1 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al. Relating to a school district assigning a mentor teacher to a new classroom teacher. Filed
SB 35 85-1 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund for classroom teacher salary increases. Filed
SB 37 85-1 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to stipends for certain public school teachers. Filed
SB 51 85-1 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn Relating to election of professional staff representatives to certain school district planning and decision-making committees. Filed
SB 56 85-1 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the disclosure of records produced in the course of an investigation related to educator misconduct. Filed
SB 97 85-1 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the dedication of a portion of state lottery proceeds to the funding of salary increases and bonuses for experienced public school classroom teachers and costs associated with school district teacher retirement contributions. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 119 85-1 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to bonuses for public school classroom teachers and state assistance for the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program; making an appropriation. Filed
SJR 1 85-1 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate the net revenue from the state lottery to the foundation school fund, including a portion dedicated to funding salary increases and bonuses for experienced public school classroom teachers and costs associated with school district teacher retirement contributions. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
HB 4 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Relating to prekindergarten, including a high quality prekindergarten grant program provided by public school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 47 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 57 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to the review by a school district board of trustees of a hearing examiner's determination regarding good cause to suspend a teacher without pay or terminate the teacher's contract. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 218 84-0 (2015) Author: Márquez, Marisa | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to certification requirements for teachers in bilingual education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 244 84-0 (2015) Author: Longoria, Oscar Relating to the lunch period for classroom teachers at the middle school, junior high school, or high school grade level. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 245 84-0 (2015) Author: Longoria, Oscar Relating to a classroom teacher's lunch period. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 343 84-0 (2015) Author: Longoria, Oscar Relating to the transportation of public school students in certain vehicles. Filed
HB 344 84-0 (2015) Author: Longoria, Oscar Relating to the transportation of public school students. Filed
HB 370 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to notifying a parent or guardian whether an employee of a school is appointed school marshal and the confidentiality of information submitted to or collected by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement in connection with a certification for appointment as school marshal. House: Public Education Considered in Calendars
HB 387 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund for classroom teacher salary increases. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 406 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to the creation of a task force to determine alternative methods of assessing the performance of public school students and school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 513 84-0 (2015) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to educator financial incentives and salary contingencies based on student performance on certain assessment instruments. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 680 84-0 (2015) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the rulemaking authority of the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education Referred directly to s/c on Educator Quality by chair
HB 810 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to employment of persons with professional qualifications as public school teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 868 84-0 (2015) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to a defense to prosecution for and civil liability of an educator who uses force or deadly force to protect the educator's person, students of the school, or property of the school, and suspension of a student who assaults an employee of a school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 874 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to employment of persons with advanced degrees as public school teachers. House: Public Education No action taken in subcommittee
HB 917 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al. Relating to school marshals for private schools, notifying a parent or guardian whether an employee of a public or private school is appointed school marshal, and the confidentiality of information submitted to or collected by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement in connection with a certification for appointment as school marshal. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 990 84-0 (2015) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a program to provide financial incentives to students who agree to teach bilingual education, English as a second language, or Spanish in certain public schools. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1060 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to reporting of teacher turnover information by public schools. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1100 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to a gold standard full-day prekindergarten program provided by public school districts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1300 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to eligibility requirements for admission of certain persons to educator preparation programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1373 84-0 (2015) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the assignment of a public school student to an inexperienced or uncertified teacher. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1383 84-0 (2015) Author: Allen, Alma | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1390 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to remedies for discrimination by a public employer against a public employee in connection with a claim for workers' compensation. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1553 84-0 (2015) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to requiring political subdivisions to participate in the federal electronic verification of employment authorization program or E-verify. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1597 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to state assistance for school employees uniform group health coverage. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1599 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Ken Relating to grants for school districts and campuses providing blended and individualized learning staff development activities. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1601 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al. Relating to eligibility of certain school district employees for certification as a principal. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1604 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the mandatory removal of public school students from classrooms following certain conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1614 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to reporting of teacher turnover information by public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1682 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1706 84-0 (2015) Author: VanDeaver, Gary | et. al.
Sponsor: Burton, Konni
Relating to reducing paperwork and duplicate reports required of a school district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1749 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the organization of public employees. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1783 84-0 (2015) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the right of a school employee to report a crime, persons subject to the prohibition on coercing another into suppressing or failing to report information to a law enforcement agency, and the reporting of criminal history record information of educators and other public school employees who engage in certain misconduct; creating a criminal offense. House: Public Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1815 84-0 (2015) Author: Burrows, Dustin Relating to a prohibition of school district retaliation against a teacher for permissible teaching about the Bible. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1843 84-0 (2015) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don | et. al. Relating to providing training academies for public school teachers who provide reading instruction to students in prekindergarten through grade three. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2014 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Relating to the authority of military personnel to obtain certification to teach career and technology education classes in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 2040 84-0 (2015) Author: Tinderholt, Tony Relating to professional development requirements for teachers of gifted and talented students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2186 84-0 (2015) Author: Cook, Byron | et. al.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to suicide prevention training for educators in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2205 84-0 (2015) Author: Crownover, Myra | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the State Board for Educator Certification, educator preparation programs, educator certification, issuance of certain teaching permits, and certain procedures for investigating educator misconduct. House: Public Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2218 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to instruction regarding mental health, substance abuse, and youth suicide in educator training programs. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2220 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to mental health first aid training for school district employees and school resource officers. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2223 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to training academies for public school teachers who provide reading comprehension instruction to students in grades four and five. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2225 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to bonuses for teachers of students who perform successfully on college advanced placement tests and international baccalaureate examinations. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2543 84-0 (2015) Author: Farney, Marsha Relating to public school teacher performance appraisals, continuing education, professional development, career advancement, and compensation. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2566 84-0 (2015) Author: VanDeaver, Gary Relating to educator preparation programs. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2609 84-0 (2015) Author: Farney, Marsha Relating to providing training academies for public school teachers who provide mathematics instruction to students in kindergarten through grade three. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2677 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to training for employees of school districts and open-enrollment charter schools on the prevention of sexual abuse and other maltreatment of certain children. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2800 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Ken Relating to permissible teachers assigned to a bilingual education program and the permissible uses of the bilingual education allotment provided under the foundation school program. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2820 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the authorization of certain industry professionals to provide instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2886 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to providing a training course for public school prekindergarten teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3135 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Tracy Relating to the authority of school districts in certain counties to grant housing stipends to teachers employed by the districts and receive state reimbursement of those costs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3351 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the status and eligibility of provisions in the educator's code of ethics House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3494 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to educator preparation programs and teacher certification examinations. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3708 84-0 (2015) Author: Frullo, John Relating to the use of the results of assessment instruments administered to public school students transferring from out-of-state schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3816 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development for public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3875 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to a policy on vaccine-preventable diseases for public schools. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3957 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to recovery by school districts of overpayments of salary to district employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3991 84-0 (2015) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the development of an individualized education program for a child in public school. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4006 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to a requirement that a school district, open-enrollment charter school, or shared services arrangement terminate or refuse to hire an employee or applicant convicted of certain offenses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4041 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to abolishing the State Board for Educator Certification and establishing the Texas State Board for Professional Educators; authorizing the adoption of a fee. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4047 84-0 (2015) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the extension to open-enrollment charter school employees of certain rights granted to school district employees. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4066 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to informal methods of seeking resolution to grievances or complaints of school district employees or parents of school district students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4092 84-0 (2015) Author: Bernal, Diego Relating to the compensation of public school district employees for additional workdays. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 133 84-0 (2015) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to mental health first aid training for school district employees and school resource officers. House: Public Education
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 159 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Márquez, Marisa
Relating to certification requirements for teachers in bilingual education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Postponed
SB 301 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to school marshals for private schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 382 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to public school educator continuing education credit for instruction on the use of an automated external defibrillator. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 465 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities from the Employees Retirement System of Texas or the Teacher Retirement System of Texas of certain employees convicted of certain offenses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 502 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to reducing paperwork and duplicate reports required of a school district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 568 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al. Relating to a classroom visual aid stipend for public school classroom teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 659 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to state assistance for school employees uniform group health coverage. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 665 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to inclusion of a course on the founding principles of the United States in the curriculum requirements for public high school students and the posting of the founding documents of the United States in public school buildings. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 674 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to instruction regarding mental health, substance abuse, and youth suicide in educator training programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 686 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Sponsor: Clardy, Travis
Relating to the Math and Science Scholars Loan Repayment Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 801 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to a high quality prekindergarten program provided by public school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 885 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to bonuses for teachers of students who perform successfully on college advanced placement tests and international baccalaureate examinations. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 892 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to educator preparation programs and teacher certification examinations. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 893 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to public school teacher performance appraisals, continuing education, professional development, career advancement, and compensation. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 925 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie Don
Relating to providing training academies for public school teachers who provide reading instruction to students in kindergarten through grade three. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 934 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Farney, Marsha
Relating to providing training academies for public school teachers who provide mathematics instruction to students in kindergarten through grade three. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 972 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to training academies for public school teachers who provide reading comprehension instruction to students in grades four and five. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 996 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Sponsor: Villalba, Jason
Relating to notifying a parent or guardian whether an employee of a school is appointed school marshal and the confidentiality of information submitted to or collected by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement in connection with a certification for appointment as school marshal. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1003 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul
Sponsor: Schaefer, Matt
Relating to the issuance of school district teaching permits to persons who teach career and technical education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1058 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the reporting of criminal history record information of educators and other public school employees who engage in certain misconduct. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1114 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to a policy on vaccine-preventable diseases for public schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 1169 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al. Relating to suicide prevention training for educators in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1222 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to the authority of the commissioner of education to issue subpoenas during an investigation of educator misconduct. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1303 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 1309 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to the establishment of a Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps teaching certificate and eligibility of such certified teacher for other educator certification. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1431 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to promoting efficiency in school district administration by limiting, reducing, simplifying, or eliminating certain processes and procedures. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1479 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to reasonable break times and facilities for school district educators expressing breast milk. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1497 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to a requirement that a school district or open-enrollment charter school terminate certain employees convicted of certain offenses. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1632 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to providing a training course for public school prekindergarten teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1682 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the contract required to be used by school districts in employing teachers and other professional employees. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1696 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to a prohibition against the use of certain sprays, stun guns, and Tasers by school district peace officers, security personnel, and other employees against public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1752 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to prekindergarten programs in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1822 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to grants for school districts and campuses providing blended and individualized learning staff development activities. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SCR 8 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni Urging Congress to reduce the amount of paperwork required of teachers by federal law. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 172 83-0 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al. Relating to a program to provide financial incentives to students who agree to teach bilingual education, English as a second language, or Spanish in certain public schools. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 176 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 462 83-0 (2013) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Relating to state control of teacher appraisal criteria, curriculum standards, and assessment instruments. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 599 83-0 (2013) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to educator retention at certain public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 642 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to continuing education requirements for certain educators. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 647 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to employment of persons by open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 742 83-0 (2013) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to a grant program for certain school districts to provide summer instruction primarily for students who are educationally disadvantaged and summer teaching opportunities for high-performing, new, and student teachers. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 804 83-0 (2013) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al. Relating to materials for school districts on human trafficking. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 980 83-0 (2013) Author: Harless, Patricia Relating to the content of public school campus improvement plans. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1029 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to a home loan program operated by the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1230 83-0 (2013) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the assignment of a public school student to an inexperienced or uncertified teacher. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1415 83-0 (2013) Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al. Relating to the issuance of school district teaching permits to persons who will teach only career and technology education classes. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1751 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the public school educator excellence innovation program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1752 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to creating the Texas Teacher Residency Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1896 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Phil Relating to firearm training and the authority of certain employees of a school district or open-enrollment charter school to carry or possess a handgun on certain school premises; authorizing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1976 83-0 (2013) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to payment of a public school teacher pending appeal of discharge for cause. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2012 83-0 (2013) Author: Villarreal, Mike
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to public school educators and certain other professional employees of school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2260 83-0 (2013) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the creation of an advisory council to research and make recommendations on the use of assessment instruments in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2318 83-0 (2013) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to public school educator preparation and alternative certification programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2376 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the number of students eligible to participate in a special education program who may be enrolled in a foundation curriculum course. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2455 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to minimum qualifications for a teacher at an open- enrollment charter school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2456 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Justin | et. al. Relating to notice of termination of a teacher's contract given by a board of trustees of a school district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2607 83-0 (2013) Author: Huberty, Dan
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to the representation through a telephone conference call of a school district employee under a district grievance policy. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2933 83-0 (2013) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to certification as teachers of persons with advanced degrees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2952 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Justin | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the period of time allowed for issuance of decisions by the commissioner of education in certain appeals against school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 2961 83-0 (2013) Author: Huberty, Dan
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the social security numbers of school district employees. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2977 83-0 (2013) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the evaluation of public school teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2983 83-0 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Education Agency and to the abolition of the State Board for Educator Certification and the transfer of its functions to the Texas Education Agency; changing the amounts of certain fees. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3002 83-0 (2013) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3140 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to a public school teacher's entitlement to a certain number of planning and preparation days each school year. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3175 83-0 (2013) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3197 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to the prosecution of and conduct prohibited by the offense of improper relationship between educator and student. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3224 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to inclusion of instruction in the detection and education of students with mental or emotional disorders in the requirements for educator training programs. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3225 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to training for public school educators in identifying mental health and suicide risks among students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3362 83-0 (2013) Author: Ratliff, Bennett | et. al. Relating to assessment alternatives or accommodations for public school students in special education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3484 83-0 (2013) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to requirements for state educator certification examinations. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3495 83-0 (2013) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al. Relating to educator financial incentives and salary contingencies based on student performance on certain assessment instruments. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3573 83-0 (2013) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the requirements for obtaining a health science technology education teaching certificate and to the scope of courses a person may teach holding a technology applications teaching certificate. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3626 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary Relating to the review by a school district board of trustees of a hearing examiner's determination regarding good cause to suspend a teacher without pay or terminate the teacher's contract. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HJR 66 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing compensation for certain public school employees and certain retired public school employees serving as members of local governing bodies. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 132 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the contents and applicability of a school district's grading policy. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 218 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Education Agency and to the abolition of the State Board for Educator Certification and the transfer of its functions to the Texas Education Agency; changing the amounts of certain fees and providing for the ad valorem tax rate to be imposed after annexation of an insolvent or inoperative school district. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 286 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg
Relating to a home loan program operated by the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 460 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to training for public school teachers in the detection and education of students at risk for suicide or with other mental or emotional disorders and the inclusion of mental health concerns in coordinated school health efforts. House: Public Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 613 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to school district drug abuse prevention policies for classroom teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 666 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to public school educator preparation and alternative certification programs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 710 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to professional development institutes regarding education of students with disabilities to serve as a resource for public school teachers and paraprofessionals. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 940 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to the application of whistleblower protections to employees of an open-enrollment charter school. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 955 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the training of certain persons in mental health first aid and assistance, the funding of mental health first aid and assistance training, and the liability of certain persons providing assistance to persons experiencing a mental health crisis. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1117 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to establishing teacher advisory councils to provide public advice on issues that affect public education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1122 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to a prohibition against the use of certain sprays, stun guns, and Tasers by school district peace officers, security personnel, and other employees against public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1178 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to training for public school educators in identifying mental health and suicide risks among students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1307 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to continuing education requirements for certain public school educators. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1309 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bennett
Relating to assessment alternatives or accommodations for certain public school students in special education programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1403 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie Don
Relating to public school teachers. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1555 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Villarreal, Mike
Relating to requirements for state educator certification examinations. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1720 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Clardy, Travis
Relating to the Math and Science Scholars Loan Repayment Program for teachers who agree to teach mathematics or science in certain school districts in this state. House: Public Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1799 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Justin | et. al.
Relating to the period of time allowed for issuance of decisions by the commissioner of education in certain appeals against school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1911 83-0 (2013) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the right of a public employee to representation in certain internal investigatory interviews. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 29 83-1 (2013) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to state savings and government efficiency achieved through a taxpayer savings grant program. Filed
SB 18 83-2 (2013) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to state savings and government efficiency achieved through a taxpayer savings grant program. Filed
SB 21 83-3 (2013) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al. Relating to state savings and government efficiency achieved through a taxpayer savings grant program. Co-author authorized
HB 61 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 62 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 135 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to field experience requirements for educator certification. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 373 82-0 (2011) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the establishment of a program at the University of North Texas to provide financial incentives to certain students who agree to teach bilingual education, English as a second language, or Spanish in certain public schools. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 374 82-0 (2011) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a program to provide financial incentives to students who agree to teach bilingual education, English as a second language, or Spanish in certain public schools. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 391 82-0 (2011) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to termination of a public school teacher's term contract and discharge of the teacher at any time on the basis of a school district's financial exigency. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 400 82-0 (2011) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to flexibility for public schools to administer primary and secondary education efficiently. House: Public Education Postponed
HB 584 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to storage of electronic fingerprint records and access to criminal history record information. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 940 82-0 (2011) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to certain educator misconduct; imposing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1054 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to continuing education requirements for educators. House: Public Education Reported favorably as substituted
HB 1160 82-0 (2011) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to certification to teach public school students who have visual impairments. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1171 82-0 (2011) Author: Shelton, Mark Relating to the deadline for providing notice to public school teachers regarding renewal or nonrenewal of term contracts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1208 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the deadline for providing notice to public school teachers regarding renewal or nonrenewal of term contracts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1296 82-0 (2011) Author: Shelton, Mark | et. al. Relating to a public school teacher's entitlement to a certain number of planning and preparation days each school year. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1334 82-0 (2011) Author: Allen, Alma
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to the effect of a delay by the State Board for Educator Certification in renewing an educator's certification. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1335 82-0 (2011) Author: Allen, Alma | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to certain resources available to teachers of a public school student with a disability under the statewide plan for delivery of services to public school students with disabilities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1386 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the public health threat presented by youth suicide and the qualification of certain persons serving as marriage and family therapists in school districts. House: Public Health
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1423 82-0 (2011) Author: Garza, John | et. al. Relating to restrictions on written information required to be provided by public school teachers and a study by the commissioner of education concerning implementation of the restrictions. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1511 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to a requirement that interviews conducted in connection with school district personnel matters be recorded by a certified shorthand reporter. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1513 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to hearings on certain public school employee employment decisions before the board of trustees of a school district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1582 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to authorization for the operation in certain counties of an educator preparation program with an internship program component. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1585 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to certain eligibility requirements of the Teach for Texas Loan Repayment Assistance Program. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1587 82-0 (2011) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the evaluation of public school teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1610 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzales, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to educator misconduct and employment sanctions for certain misconduct; providing a penalty. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1611 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to notice of contract renewal or nonrenewal provided by a school district to teachers employed under a term contract. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1620 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the deadline for providing notice to public school teachers regarding renewal or nonrenewal of term contracts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1632 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to the dates by which public school teachers must provide notification of resignation from employment. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1672 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to the education of public school students with dyslexia, the education and training of educators who teach students with dyslexia, and the assessment of students with dyslexia attending an institution of higher education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1682 82-0 (2011) Author: Weber, Randy | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to prohibiting school districts from requiring or coercing school district employees to make charitable contributions. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1695 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the deadline for providing notice to public school teachers regarding renewal or nonrenewal of term contracts and termination of probationary contracts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1874 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to an improper relationship between certain educators and students. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2121 82-0 (2011) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to educator retention at certain public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2219 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to a prohibition placed on an open-enrollment charter school against the employment of a person determined under certain circumstances to have engaged in misconduct that presents a risk to the health, safety, or welfare of a student or minor. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2234 82-0 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the term of probationary contracts for certain public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2235 82-0 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to determination of good cause to suspend a teacher without pay or terminate a teacher's probationary, continuing, or term contract. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2236 82-0 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to notice concerning termination, renewal, nonrenewal, and other action regarding certain teacher contracts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2378 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to authorization for the appraisal of certain public school administrators by educators supervised by the administrators. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2380 82-0 (2011) Author: Shelton, Mark | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to employment by school districts of certain persons under probationary contracts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2491 82-0 (2011) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al. Relating to a moratorium on certain testing and assessments of certain public school students under the public school accountability system. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2539 82-0 (2011) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to the authority of school districts to suspend teachers without pay pending discharge. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2540 82-0 (2011) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to the right to a hearing before an independent hearing examiner of a public school teacher suspended without pay. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2773 82-0 (2011) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2883 82-0 (2011) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to a disciplinary proceeding for a professional employee of a school district based on the employee's use of physical force against a student. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2915 82-0 (2011) Author: Frullo, John Relating to the requirements for a driver education instructor license. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2971 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to the confidentiality of documents evaluating the performance of public school teachers and administrators. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3006 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the minimum number of days of service for public school educators and the required number of days of instruction for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3008 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3058 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to a program for developing alternative local models for the appraisal and professional development of public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3119 82-0 (2011) Author: Landtroop, Jim | et. al. Relating to certification required to teach public school elective courses on the Old and New Testaments and to students offered those courses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3135 82-0 (2011) Author: Shelton, Mark Relating to reasonable break times and facilities for school district educators expressing breast milk. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 3204 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to criminal history record and other information concerning certain school district employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3403 82-0 (2011) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to personal leave provided for a school district employee who is a victim of certain assaults. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3440 82-0 (2011) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to creation of an offense of bullying of a school district employee by a student. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3501 82-0 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to school district personnel. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3504 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to transferring primary authority for the adoption of the public school curriculum and textbooks from the State Board of Education to the commissioner of education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3624 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the eligibility of educational aides for tuition exemptions at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 3787 82-0 (2011) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 3 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the flexibility of the board of trustees of a school district in the management and operation of public schools in the district. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 4 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to certification, continuing education, and appraisal of public school teachers. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 12 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to the flexibility of the board of trustees of a school district in the management and operation of public schools in the district. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 54 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to certification to teach public school students who have visual impairments. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 79 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the contents and applicability of a school district's grading policy. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 87 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to professional development institutes regarding education of students with disabilities to serve as a resource for public school teachers and paraprofessionals. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 113 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the effect of a delay by the State Board for Educator Certification in renewing an educator's certification. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 155 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the eligibility of certain school district employees to participate or be enrolled in certain group health benefit programs. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 183 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to placement of a student in a disciplinary alternative education program for certain harassing behavior directed at an educator. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 345 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to staff development training for certain public school administrators regarding student discipline management. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 443 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to measures intended to provide flexibility and cost savings to school districts. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 468 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to the flexibility of the board of trustees of a school district in the management and operation of public schools in the district. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 518 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to initiatives designed to improve performance of public school students, including initiatives specifically for students enrolled at the sixth, seventh, and eighth grade levels. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 535 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the persons who may be prosecuted for improper relationship between educator and student. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 570 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Shelton, Mark
Relating to beginning teacher induction and mentoring programs for public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 678 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to a school district policy regarding the removal of a student from a public school teacher's classroom. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 679 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to minimum educational qualifications for open-enrollment charter school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 863 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to creation of an offense of bullying of a school district employee by a student. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 866 82-0 (2011) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim
Relating to the education of public school students with dyslexia, the education and training of educators who teach students with dyslexia, and the assessment of students with dyslexia attending an institution of higher education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 912 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to temporary modification under certain circumstances of procedures authorized for the nonrenewal of public school teacher term contracts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1239 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to a prohibition against the use of certain sprays, stun guns, and tasers by school district peace officers, security personnel, and other employees against public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1305 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to a prohibition of school district retaliation against an employee for filing a grievance. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1511 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to minimum standards for approval of educator preparation programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1544 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to a determination on granting assault leave to a certified educator where there has been a juvenile or criminal conviction. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1642 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to transferring primary authority for the adoption of the public school curriculum and textbooks from the State Board of Education to the commissioner of education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1704 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to educator preparation programs. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
HB 1 82-1 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 8 82-1 (2011) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to flexibility for public schools to administer primary and secondary education efficiently. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 17 82-1 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the minimum salary for and minimum service required of certain public school employees. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Postponed
HB 19 82-1 (2011) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to hearings on public school educator contracts. House: Public Education Postponed
HB 20 82-1 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to notice required for termination of a teacher's probationary contract or nonrenewal of a teacher's term contract. House: Public Education Postponed
HB 21 82-1 (2011) Author: Shelton, Mark Relating to the reduction in force of teachers employed by a school district. House: Public Education Postponed
HB 49 82-1 (2011) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to personal leave provided for a school district employee who is a victim of certain assaults. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 50 82-1 (2011) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to a disciplinary proceeding for a professional employee of a school district based on the employee's use of physical force against a student. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 51 82-1 (2011) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to the authority of school districts to suspend teachers without pay pending discharge. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 52 82-1 (2011) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to the right to a hearing before an independent hearing examiner of a public school teacher suspended without pay. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 60 82-1 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to state control of teacher appraisal criteria, curriculum standards, and assessment instruments. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 63 82-1 (2011) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to a moratorium on administering assessment instruments to public school students under the public school accountability system. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 70 82-1 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to a financial exigency of a school district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HR 199 82-1 (2011) Author: Eissler, Rob Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 8. Reported enrolled
HR 232 82-1 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1. Reported enrolled
SB 1 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 8 82-1 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the flexibility of the board of trustees of a school district in the management and operation of public schools in the district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SCR 5 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 1. Signed by the Governor
SR 106 82-1 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 8. Reported enrolled
SR 130 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1. Reported enrolled
HB 85 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 86 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 106 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to a minimum salary schedule for certain professional public school employees with more than 20 years of experience. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 180 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the establishment of a program at the University of North Texas at Dallas to provide financial incentives to certain students who agree to teach bilingual education, English as a second language, or Spanish in certain public schools. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 181 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a program to provide financial incentives to students who agree to teach bilingual education, English as a second language, or Spanish in certain public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 182 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a program to assist certain persons to become certified to teach in bilingual education programs and to teach in public schools with a shortage of certified bilingual education teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 201 81-0 (2009) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to state financial assistance to school districts that make contributions for social security coverage. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 202 81-0 (2009) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to the guaranteed benefits of a public school educator. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 265 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to the applicability of sex offender registration requirements to the offense of improper relationship between educator and student. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 367 81-0 (2009) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" Relating to restrictions on written information required to be provided by school districts and public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 462 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to the use of personal leave by a public school employee. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 511 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to staff development requirements in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 517 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to annual stipends provided to public school teachers who serve as mentors to other public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 546 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 660 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 709 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the award of stipends to nationally certified classroom teachers under the educator excellence awards program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 850 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to repeal on a periodic basis of the provisions of Titles 1 and 2 of the Education Code to provide for legislative review of the primary state statutes governing public education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 851 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to Legislative Budget Board review of and reports to certain state officials concerning the primary state statutes governing public education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 904 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the provision of certain information to public school employees whose employment is terminated. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 975 81-0 (2009) Author: Legler, Ken Relating to drug testing of professional employees of public school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1130 81-0 (2009) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to expansion of the minimum salary schedule for certain professional public school employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1131 81-0 (2009) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to a public school teacher's entitlement to a certain number of planning and preparation days each school year. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1313 81-0 (2009) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the assignment of a public school student to an uncertified teacher. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1322 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the establishment of an online resource for teachers of students with special health needs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1365 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to service records of professional staff employed by school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1375 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to staff development training for certain public school personnel regarding student disciplinary procedures. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1416 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to a health coverage or compensation supplementation program for active school employees. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
HB 1470 81-0 (2009) Author: Thibaut, Kristi
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to notification regarding entitlement of school district employees to leave time in circumstances involving assault. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1495 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Tracy Relating to the inclusion of public school employees in the group of persons protected from harassment in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1501 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Tracy Relating to information provided by a superintendent or principal regarding the performance of a school district or campus employee to a prospective employer of the employee. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1792 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to providing public school students subject to in-school or out-of-school suspension with relevant class assignments. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1800 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to an agreement regarding the respective responsibilities of a parent, student, and classroom teacher in certain school districts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2119 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the payment of wages by school districts. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Left pending in committee
HB 2137 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to computation of the standard service annuity under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
HB 2280 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the right of a public school educator to remove a student from the educator's classroom. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 2352 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2463 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to appeals to the commissioner of education and to recommendations by hearing examiners concerning public school teacher employment decisions. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2476 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to discipline management in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2491 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Diane | et. al. Relating to disclosure of certain personal information of applicants for employment with and current and former employees of public school entities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2512 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to audio recordings of certain grievance proceedings or meetings by school district employees. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2662 81-0 (2009) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to the eligibility of certain teachers to serve on the board of directors of a regional education service center. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2744 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to sanctions available for certain academically unacceptable campuses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2747 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to disciplinary alternative education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2773 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the Texas Teach Corps Scholarship Program for students who agree to teach in public schools in this state that have shortages of teachers in mathematics or science. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2831 81-0 (2009) Author: Pierson, Paula Relating to the offense of improper relationship between educator and student. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 2910 81-0 (2009) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to notice of the leave policies of a school district to district employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2911 81-0 (2009) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the effect of a delay by the State Board for Educator Certification in renewing an educator's certification. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2928 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to the creation and administration of the public high school mathematics and science teachers undergraduate education scholarship program. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3050 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to a pilot project to assess public school students by alternative methods. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3173 81-0 (2009) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the statewide plan for delivery of services to public school students with disabilities and resources for teachers of public school students with special health needs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 3215 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the establishment of a down payment assistance program for certain professional educators by the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 3323 81-0 (2009) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim | et. al. Relating to storage of electronic fingerprint records and access to criminal history record information. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 3419 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Diane
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the disclosure of criminal history record information regarding public school employees. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3421 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to educator preparation programs and educator certification, performance, and recruitment. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3442 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to effects of a decision not to retain an educator at a reconstituted public school campus on the educator's employment status. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3463 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al. Relating to student loan repayment assistance for undergraduate students who agree to teach in public schools in this state that have shortages of teachers in math and science. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3568 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to information for prospective teachers regarding the effectiveness of educator preparation programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3571 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to a program to provide financial incentives to students who agree to teach mathematics or science in certain public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3572 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to assigning mentor teachers to new teachers in certain subject areas. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3646 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Relating to public school finance and programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 3647 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to eligibility of certain children for public school prekindergarten classes. House: Public Education Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
HB 3742 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to certain appeals against school districts made to the commissioner of education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3746 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to prevention of discrimination and harassment in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3771 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to authorization for school districts to provide mentors for teachers assigned to a new subject or grade level. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3775 81-0 (2009) Author: Gonzales, Veronica Relating to planning and preparation time for public school classroom teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3882 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the establishment of a program at the University of North Texas to provide financial incentives to certain students who agree to teach bilingual education, English as a second language, or Spanish in certain public schools. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3889 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to prohibited retaliation against school district employees for reporting to certain persons violations of law. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3930 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to establishing scholarships for children of public school teachers. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4014 81-0 (2009) Author: Weber, Randy | et. al. Relating to prohibiting school districts from requiring or coercing school district employees to make charitable contributions. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4015 81-0 (2009) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to reducing the written information that public school educators can be required to provide. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4152 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to certification of an educator in Texas who is certified in another state or country. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 4198 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to certification of educators from outside the state. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4224 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al. Relating to the teaching of science in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4302 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the confidentiality of criminal history record information and related information that is obtained by a school district and that relates to an employee of the district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 4368 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to the ineligibility for employment by a school district, open-enrollment charter school, or shared services arrangement of persons convicted of certain offenses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4544 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the number of students eligible to participate in a special education program who may be enrolled in a foundation curriculum course. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4649 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the authority of certain school districts to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4666 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to professional development institutes for public school teachers and paraprofessionals regarding education of students with disabilities. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 10 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to adoption of alternative payment method pilot programs for the provision of health care services to certain state employees. House: Public Health
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 100 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard
Relating to professional development institutes regarding education of students with disabilities to serve as a resource for public school teachers and paraprofessionals. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 157 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the Texas Civil Rights History Teacher Stipend Program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 199 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott | et. al.
Relating to providing training in personal financial literacy instruction for public school teachers. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 325 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to providing training in personal financial literacy instruction for public school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 335 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the requirement that matching funds be provided by school districts and open-enrollment charter schools under the educator excellence awards program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 398 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to professional staff salaries paid by school districts that establish a local minimum hiring schedule. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 451 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to staff development requirements in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 522 81-0 (2009) Author: Averitt, Kip | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the use of personal leave by a public school employee. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 816 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al. Relating to the Texas Teach Corps Student Loan Repayment Assistance Program for undergraduate students who agree to teach in school districts in this state that have shortages of teachers in mathematics or science. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 891 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the public school physical education curriculum. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 981 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a requirement that school districts notify employees regarding entitlement to leave time in circumstances involving assault. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1140 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of certain teachers to serve on the board of directors of a regional education service center. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1261 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the ineligibility for employment by a school district, open-enrollment charter school, or shared services arrangement of persons convicted of certain offenses. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1290 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Farias, Joe
Relating to authorization for school districts to provide mentors for teachers assigned to a new subject or grade level. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1460 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to professional development academies designed for public school teachers who provide instruction to certain students of limited English proficiency. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1486 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the qualifications of special education personnel in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1487 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the statewide plan for delivery of services to public school students with disabilities and resources for teachers of public school students with special health needs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1499 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to eligibility of certain children for public school prekindergarten classes. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1568 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to lapsed teacher certification due to a delay in agency processing. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1578 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to service records of professional staff employed by school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1664 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to state financial assistance to school districts that make contributions for social security coverage. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 1763 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the award of stipends to nationally certified classroom teachers under the educator excellence awards program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1787 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to educator preparation programs and educator certification, performance, and recruitment. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1858 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to the disclosure of criminal history record information regarding public school employees. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1991 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the right of a public school educator to remove a student from the educator's classroom. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2033 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to adoption of a school district grading policy. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 2062 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to elimination of the awards for student achievement program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2083 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to outcome measurement and reporting concerning school district and open-enrollment charter school special education programs and grants to public school entities that perform well on the measurements. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 2179 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the termination of employment by school districts of district or campus administrators who exempt students from administration of statewide assessment instruments under certain circumstances. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2206 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to certification of an educator in Texas who is certified in another state or country. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 2249 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to a certification program for teachers of students with visual impairments. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 2262 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the administration of mathematics, science, and technology teacher preparation academies at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 2343 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2358 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the guaranteed benefits of a public school educator. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2375 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the number of students eligible to participate in a special education program who may be enrolled in a foundation curriculum course. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2408 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the authority of certain school districts to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 94 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to employer contributions for certain employed retirees under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions & Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
HB 134 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to teacher certification in early childhood education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 232 80-0 (2007) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to employer contributions for certain retirees under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who are employed by an institution of higher education. House: Pensions & Investments No action taken in committee
HB 238 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a program to assist certain persons to become certified to teach in bilingual education programs and to teach in public schools with a shortage of certified bilingual education teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 263 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to expansion of the minimum salary schedule for certain professional public school employees. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 286 80-0 (2007) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to social security coverage for employees of public school districts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 359 80-0 (2007) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to expansion of the minimum salary schedule for certain professional public school employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 439 80-0 (2007) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to the statewide plan for delivery of services to public school students with disabilities and resources for teachers of public school students with special health needs. House: Public Education Considered in Calendars
HB 784 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the provision of certain information to public school employees whose employment is terminated. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 832 80-0 (2007) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to state financial assistance to school districts that make contributions for social security coverage. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 844 80-0 (2007) Author: Olivo, Dora | et. al. Relating to accountability under the statewide public school accountability system for a student placed in a disciplinary alternative education program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 884 80-0 (2007) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to the punishment of certain assaults committed against employees of primary and secondary schools. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 893 80-0 (2007) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the use of public school educators' days of service for which instruction is not required. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 919 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to coverage for certain mental disorders in children under a health coverage plan established by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas under the Texas School Employees Uniform Group Health Coverage Act. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 973 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to the eligibility of certain educational employees to participate or be enrolled in certain group health benefit programs. House: Public Education
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 974 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to a school district employee's immunity from liability and responsibility for certain materials. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1024 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to an agreement setting forth the respective responsibilities of a parent, student, and classroom teacher in a public school. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1025 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1026 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the punishment of certain assaults committed against employees of primary and secondary schools. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 1136 80-0 (2007) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the assignment of students to classroom teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1319 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to state financial assistance to school districts that make contributions for social security coverage. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 1371 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne Relating to a salary supplement for certain retirement-eligible classroom teachers. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 1378 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al. Relating to the creation and administration of the public school mathematics and science teachers undergraduate education scholarship program. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1432 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the assignment of a public school student to an inexperienced and uncertified teacher. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1544 80-0 (2007) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to educator preparation and certification requirements concerning reading instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1607 80-0 (2007) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the dissemination of false or misleading information by a professional association or organization for educators; providing a civil penalty. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1622 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne | et. al.
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to the reporting of certain grievances by school district employees. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1625 80-0 (2007) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1811 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to requiring public school teachers to recite pledges of allegiance to the United States and Texas flags. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2062 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to a health coverage or compensation supplementation program for active school employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2071 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the salary paid to certain employees of public schools. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2125 80-0 (2007) Author: Swinford, David Relating to professional staff salaries paid by certain school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2126 80-0 (2007) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the information collected through the Public Education Information Management System. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2162 80-0 (2007) Author: Harless, Patricia Relating to the content of public school campus improvement plans. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2341 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to certain investment products made available to certain public school employees. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2399 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to teacher retention demonstration projects under the awards for student achievement program in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2408 80-0 (2007) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to state funding for annual stipends provided to public school teachers who serve as mentors to other public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2424 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to a health coverage or compensation supplementation program for active school employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2427 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas; providing penalties. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2473 80-0 (2007) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to monthly benefits for certain retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who return to work. House: Pensions & Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
HB 2527 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to prevention of discrimination and harassment in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2646 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the award of stipends to nationally certified classroom teachers under the educator excellence awards program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2650 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the creation and administration of the teacher, engineer, or professional nurse undergraduate education scholarship program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2657 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to a pilot project to lower teacher turnover rates in high-need public school districts. House: Public Education Considered in Calendars
HB 2829 80-0 (2007) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the right of a public school educator to remove a student from the educator's classroom. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2849 80-0 (2007) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" Relating to restrictions on written information required to be provided by school districts and public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2880 80-0 (2007) Author: Homer, Mark | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to monthly benefits for certain retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who return to work. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: State Affairs
Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2887 80-0 (2007) Author: King, Tracy Relating to information provided by a superintendent or principal regarding the performance of a school district or campus employee to a prospective employer of the employee. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3016 80-0 (2007) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the guaranteed benefits of a public school educator. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3205 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to a teacher's authority regarding use of classroom time for preparation for the administration of certain assessment instruments. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3239 80-0 (2007) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to an option to participate in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas by a member of the optional retirement program. House: Pensions & Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
HB 3324 80-0 (2007) Author: Escobar, Juan | et. al. Relating to financial aid. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3421 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to accountability systems for public school educator preparation programs. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3422 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to continuing education for public school teachers. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3423 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to performance appraisal of public school teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3487 80-0 (2007) Author: King, Susan Relating to staff development requirements concerning the instruction of students with disabilities in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 3527 80-0 (2007) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to the eligibility of certain teachers to serve on the State Board of Education and the board of directors of a regional education service center. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3796 80-0 (2007) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to supplemental instruction provided by public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3806 80-0 (2007) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to the distribution of funds at the local level under the awards for student achievement program and the educator excellence awards program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3865 80-0 (2007) Author: Garcia, Juan Relating to local awards plans under the public school educator excellence awards program. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 3890 80-0 (2007) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to certification of and salaries for certain professional public school employees and public school finance. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HJR 68 80-0 (2007) Author: Olivo, Dora Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing compensation for public school employees and retired public school employees serving as members of local governing bodies. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
SB 9 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Relating to the disclosure or dissemination of criminal history record information, child abuse investigation reports, and school district audit working papers for certain purposes, including the certification and employment of educators and other public school employees who engage in certain misconduct. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 50 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to early childhood education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 71 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to creation of an inflation adjustment to salaries for classroom teachers and certain other professional staff employed by school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 109 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the punishment of certain assaults and aggravated assaults committed against employees of primary and secondary schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Public Education
SB 119 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the certification and employment of educators and other public school employees who engage in certain misconduct. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 370 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to a school district employee's immunity from liability and responsibility for certain materials. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 428 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 553 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to a dual language education pilot project in certain school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 603 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to staff development requirements in public schools and information and assistance for staff regarding instruction of students with disabilities or special health needs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 648 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to information for teachers posted on the Texas Education Agency's Internet website. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 652 80-0 (2007) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to professional staff salaries paid by school districts that establish a local minimum hiring schedule. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 676 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al. Relating to state financial assistance to school districts that make contributions for social security coverage. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 729 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to the issuance and use of private activity bonds by the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation and housing finance corporations. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 816 80-0 (2007) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to the eligibility of certain educational employees to participate or be enrolled in certain group health benefit programs. Senate: State Affairs Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 817 80-0 (2007) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the use of personal leave by a public school employee. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 840 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to professional development institutes for public school teachers and paraprofessionals regarding education of students with disabilities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 905 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the continuation and functions of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas; providing penalties. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 1018 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to establishment of a pilot program to improve mathematics instruction in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1220 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to national certification of certain public school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1342 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the establishment of an autism spectrum disorders specialist certificate for public school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1456 80-0 (2007) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Castro, Joaquin
Relating to information and training for public school educators in the prevention of child abuse. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1488 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Relating to the Texas Teach Corps student loan repayment assistance program for certain classroom teachers who teach academic subjects in public schools in this state that have a shortage of teachers in academic subjects. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1625 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the statewide plan for delivery of services to public school students with disabilities and resources for teachers of public school students with special health needs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1643 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to educator preparation programs and to training, continuing education, appraisal, and employment of public school teachers and administrators. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1644 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Darby, Drew
Relating to the service of Texas state teachers of the year and other outstanding educators as advisors to regional and state education agencies. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1664 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to local awards plans under the public school educator excellence awards program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1697 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to improvement of reading skills of students enrolled in public middle and junior high schools and use of certain federal funds to provide accelerated instruction to certain public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1745 80-0 (2007) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to monthly benefits for certain retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who return to work. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1912 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Haggerty, Pat
Relating to certification of educators from outside the state. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1913 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Chavez, Norma
Relating to employer contributions for certain retirees under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who are employed by a school district affected by base realignment and closure. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1922 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to the assignment of a public school student to an inexperienced or uncertified teacher. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1923 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to a pilot project to lower teacher turnover rates in high-need public school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2035 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to dropout prevention and intervention in public schools and compulsory school attendance. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
HB 2 79-0 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to public education, public school finance matters, and the imposition of a state ad valorem tax; imposing criminal penalties. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 32 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the qualifications for certification as a principal of a public school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 82 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to service of public school superintendents, principals, assistant principals, and other senior administrators as substitute teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 221 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the reading curriculum used in public schools and to reading textbooks for public school students. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 235 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to the computation of certain benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions & Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
HB 238 79-0 (2005) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to a pilot program designed to improve educational services in participating school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 296 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the extension of certain deadlines for public school educators serving on active duty in the military. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 324 79-0 (2005) Author: Mowery, Anna Relating to a state allotment to school districts for teacher salaries. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 354 79-0 (2005) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 355 79-0 (2005) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to stipends for public school teachers assigned to campuses serving a high percentage of low-income students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 406 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to teacher certification in early childhood education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 407 79-0 (2005) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to coverage for school district employees under certain health benefit plans. House: Insurance
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 439 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the provision of certain information to public school employees whose employment is terminated. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 453 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the use of personal leave by a public school employee. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 527 79-0 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the punishment of certain assaults committed against employees of primary and secondary schools. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 557 79-0 (2005) Author: Mowery, Anna | et. al. Relating to the number of administrators employed by a school district and the salaries paid to those persons. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 561 79-0 (2005) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to professional liability insurance for public school classroom teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 583 79-0 (2005) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the creation and operation of a statewide risk pool to provide health benefits coverage to active employees of school districts. House: Insurance Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 620 79-0 (2005) Author: Olivo, Dora | et. al. Relating to accountability under the statewide public school accountability system for a student placed in a disciplinary alternative education program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 759 79-0 (2005) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to service of certain public school administrators as teachers in the classroom. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 761 79-0 (2005) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the minimum salary schedule for certain professional public school employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 783 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to notice to educators of a public school student's misconduct and to placement of a student who has assaulted a teacher. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 902 79-0 (2005) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the use of public school educators' days of service for which instruction is not required. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1016 79-0 (2005) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to reducing certain burdens imposed on classroom teachers and other school district employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1027 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a program to assist certain persons to become certified to teach in bilingual education programs and to teach in public schools with a shortage of certified bilingual education teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1325 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the ability of public school employees to communicate with members of a school district board of trustees. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1405 79-0 (2005) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to requiring continuing education for teachers in the detection of child abuse and neglect. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1463 79-0 (2005) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the payment of monthly benefits to certain retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who return to work. House: Pensions & Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
HB 1488 79-0 (2005) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the minimum salary for public school teachers, librarians, counselors, and nurses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1633 79-0 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to continuation and functions of the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1660 79-0 (2005) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to a cross-border language training program for language teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1668 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to the governor's award for teaching excellence program. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2288 79-0 (2005) Author: King, Tracy Relating to the award of graduate, postgraduate, or professional degree program course credit by public institutions of higher education to certain school district employees. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2612 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to requiring certain school districts to include a teacher on the board of trustees of the district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2674 79-0 (2005) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to prescription drug insurance benefits provided through or by the Employees Retirement System of Texas or the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Insurance Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 2735 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2757 79-0 (2005) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to enhanced retirement benefits for certain members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 2771 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the confidentiality and disclosure of certain information related to an investigation conducted by the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2812 79-0 (2005) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the assignment of students to classroom teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2831 79-0 (2005) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to social security coverage for employees of public school districts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2858 79-0 (2005) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to public school staff development requirements for teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2935 79-0 (2005) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to assigning a mentor teacher to a first year classroom teacher. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2971 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to health coverage or compensation supplementation for certain education employees. House: Pensions & Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
HB 2996 79-0 (2005) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the statewide plan for delivery of services to public school students with disabilities and resources for teachers of students with special health needs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3009 79-0 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to certification of educators. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3064 79-0 (2005) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to public school classroom instruction and teacher compensation. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3254 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to hiring Teacher Retirement System of Texas retirees to fill positions in acute shortage areas. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 3330 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the establishment of the school employee health insurance advisory committee. House: Insurance Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3359 79-0 (2005) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to the provision of free prekindergarten for the children of public school educators. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3393 79-0 (2005) Author: Keffer, Bill Relating to contracts and evaluations of and continuing education for public school educators. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3452 79-0 (2005) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to public education and public school finance matters. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3540 79-0 (2005) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to certain fiscal matters affecting governmental entities; providing penalties. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Conf. Comm. Report printed and distributed
HJR 92 79-0 (2005) Author: Olivo, Dora Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing compensation for public school employees and retired public school employees serving as members of local governing bodies. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HR 2277 79-0 (2005) Author: Pitts, Jim Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdication, H.B. No. 3540. 1 hr. notice-for consideration
HR 2289 79-0 (2005) Author: Pitts, Jim Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3540. 1 hr. notice-for consideration
SB 61 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to the teaching of foreign languages in public schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 64 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the minimum salary for public school teachers, librarians, counselors, and nurses. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 79 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to tuition exemptions granted by public institutions of higher education to children of certain classroom teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 82 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to additional funding to school districts for teacher salaries. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 83 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to national certification of certain public school teachers. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 84 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to a bonus for certain new public school classroom teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 143 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to the extension of certain deadlines for certain professionals serving on active duty in the military. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 163 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the inclusion in the cost of education index of social security contributions paid by a school district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 189 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to the operation of the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 190 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to the operation of the Texas School for the Deaf. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 386 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the ability of public school employees to communicate with members of a school district board of trustees. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 418 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to continuation and functions of the State Board for Educator Certification. Senate: Government Organization Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 493 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Hamilton, Mike
Relating to reducing paperwork required of school districts and school district employees. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 656 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to reducing the time management burdens imposed on classroom teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 658 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Reyna, Elvira
Relating to the scheduling of certain University Interscholastic League competitions. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 798 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to creation of an inflation adjustment to salaries for classroom teachers and certain other professional staff employed by school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 913 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to a Texas teacher leadership initiative. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 915 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 959 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to notice to educators of a public school student's misconduct and to placement of a student who has assaulted a teacher. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 975 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to accountability under the statewide public school accountability system for a student placed in a disciplinary alternative education program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 996 79-0 (2005) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to the use of personal leave by a public school employee. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1145 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to tuition or fee exemptions granted by public institutions of higher education to children of certain classroom teachers. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 1180 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to the group benefit plans provided to certain retired state and university employees and their dependents. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1415 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to adverse personnel action against certain school employees who report cheating in the administration of an assessment instrument. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1448 79-0 (2005) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to the applicability of certain laws relating to portability of certain health benefit coverage provided to school district employees. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1486 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to eligibility for certification as an independent hearing examiner for teacher contract hearings. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1487 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to termination or suspension without pay of a teacher who does not request an independent hearing examiner. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1488 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the discharge of teachers for good cause under a probationary contract in a public school. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1489 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the termination of a teacher's contract for a financial exigency that requires a reduction in personnel. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1520 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to prescription drug insurance benefits provided through or by the Employees Retirement System of Texas or the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1532 79-0 (2005) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the eligibility of certain educational employees to participate or be enrolled in certain group health benefit programs. House: Public Education
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1691 79-0 (2005) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to certain retired school employees and the powers and duties of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas; providing a penalty. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
SB 1703 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to providing children mental health and substance abuse services, including school-based services. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SJR 45 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing compensation for public school employees and retired public school employees serving as members of local governing bodies. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2 79-1 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to public education and public school finance matters; imposing criminal penalties. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Point of order sustained
HB 15 79-1 (2005) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to public education and public school finance matters. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 16 79-1 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 18 79-1 (2005) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 25 79-1 (2005) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to limits on the assignment of public school students to teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 30 79-1 (2005) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to professional liability insurance for public school classroom teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 31 79-1 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the ability of public school employees to communicate with members of a school district board of trustees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 35 79-1 (2005) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to social security coverage for employees of public school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 42 79-1 (2005) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to compensation supplementation for certain education employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 46 79-1 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a program to assist certain persons to become certified to teach in bilingual education programs and to teach in public schools with a shortage of certified bilingual education teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 52 79-1 (2005) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" Relating to site-based public school discipline policy committees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 57 79-1 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a grant program to assist certain persons to become certified to teach in bilingual education programs and to teach in public schools with a shortage of certified bilingual education teachers. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 61 79-1 (2005) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the minimum salary for public school teachers, librarians, counselors, and nurses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HR 446 79-1 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2. Reported enrolled
SB 2 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to public education and public school finance matters; making an appropriation; imposing criminal penalties. Senate: Education Committee report printed and distributed
SB 8 79-1 (2005) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to certain retired and retirement-eligible education employees; making appropriations. Senate: State Affairs Tagged
SB 17 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to additional funding to school districts for teacher salaries. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 22 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to a Texas teacher leadership initiative. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 26 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to national certification of public school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 29 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to a bonus for certain new public school classroom teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 31 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to tuition exemptions granted by public institutions of higher education to children of certain classroom teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 32 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to a dual language education pilot project in certain school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 51 79-1 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the regulation of academic dyslexia teachers and therapists; imposing penalties. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SR 129 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2. Filed
SR 140 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2. Record vote
HB 2 79-2 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to public education and public school finance matters; imposing criminal penalties. House: Public Education Reform, Select Reason for vote recorded in Journal
HB 31 79-2 (2005) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to public education and public school finance matters. House: Public Education Reform, Select Referred to Public Education Reform, Select
HB 40 79-2 (2005) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to social security coverage for employees of public school districts. House: Public Education Reform, Select Referred to Public Education Reform, Select
HB 52 79-2 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Reform, Select Referred to Public Education Reform, Select
HB 57 79-2 (2005) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Reform, Select Referred to Public Education Reform, Select
HB 71 79-2 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to public education and public school finance matters. House: Public Education Reform, Select Referred to Public Education Reform, Select
SB 2 79-2 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to public education and public school finance matters; imposing criminal penalties. Senate: Education Committee report printed and distributed
SB 8 79-2 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to public education and public school finance matters; imposing criminal penalties. House: Public Education Reform, Select
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 37 79-2 (2005) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools, health care compensation supplementation for public school employees, and to appropriations for public school textbooks. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
HB 1 79-3 (2006) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Relating to public school finance, property tax relief, public school accountability and programs, and related matters; making an appropriation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
HB 11 79-3 (2006) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 19 79-3 (2006) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the punishment of certain assaults committed against employees of primary and secondary schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 21 79-3 (2006) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 23 79-3 (2006) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to providing mentors for certain classroom teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 25 79-3 (2006) Author: Hopson, Chuck | et. al. Relating to compensation supplementation for certain educational employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 34 79-3 (2006) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the assignment of students to classroom teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 40 79-3 (2006) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the salary and benefits of certain employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 42 79-3 (2006) Author: Casteel, Carter | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 52 79-3 (2006) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 54 79-3 (2006) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to the compensation and benefits of and programs for public school employees. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 56 79-3 (2006) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al. Relating to the compensation and benefits of public school employees, the academic and fiscal accountability of public schools, and the improvement of public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 68 79-3 (2006) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 77 79-3 (2006) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the salary and benefits of certain employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 78 79-3 (2006) Author: Hopson, Chuck | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 79 79-3 (2006) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the compensation paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 81 79-3 (2006) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the minimum salary schedule for certain professional public school employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 82 79-3 (2006) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the minimum salary for public school teachers, librarians, counselors, and nurses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 84 79-3 (2006) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to teacher retention demonstration projects in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 88 79-3 (2006) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional public school employees. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 89 79-3 (2006) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to compensation supplementation for certain educational employees. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 91 79-3 (2006) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al. Relating to certification of and salaries for certain professional public school employees, public school finance, and school property tax rates. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 96 79-3 (2006) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to an instructional excellence program in public schools to provide for educator leadership, collaboration, and long-term career paths. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 101 79-3 (2006) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to an awards for student achievement program at certain public school campuses. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 102 79-3 (2006) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al. Relating to a comprehensive statewide strategy for the retention and advancement of classroom teachers and certain other professional employees in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 122 79-3 (2006) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the benefits of, and participation as a retiree in, the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions & Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
HB 123 79-3 (2006) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 165 79-3 (2006) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the reading curriculum used in public schools and to reading textbooks for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 173 79-3 (2006) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to social security coverage for employees of public school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 1 79-3 (2006) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the compensation and benefits of public school employees, the academic and fiscal accountability of public schools, and the improvement of public schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 24 79-3 (2006) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al. Relating to the salary and benefits of certain employees of public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 29 79-3 (2006) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to additional funding to school districts for classroom teacher salaries. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 30 79-3 (2006) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to national certification of public school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 4 78-0 (2003) Author: Nixon, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Relating to reform of certain procedures and remedies in civil actions. House: Civil Practices
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
HB 317 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to teacher mentor and induction programs in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 318 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to certification to teach in certain grade levels of individuals who hold baccalaureate or advanced degrees from an institution of higher education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Record vote
HB 323 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the suspension without pay of public school teachers. House: Public Education Considered in Calendars
HB 347 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to sanctions imposed on low-performing public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 348 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to participation in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas by employees of certain campus or campus program charter schools. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 358 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to certain information provided to public school employees whose employment is terminated. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 410 78-0 (2003) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the operation by the regional education service centers of certain group coverage programs for certain school and educational employees and their dependents. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Left pending in committee
HB 411 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to improvement of science instruction and student performance in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 430 78-0 (2003) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to service of public school superintendents, principals, assistant principals, and other senior administrators as substitute teachers. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 453 78-0 (2003) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to a pilot program for early childhood teacher education and retention. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 514 78-0 (2003) Author: Griggs, Bob | et. al. Relating to the payment of retirement benefits to certain retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who are employed as classroom teachers. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 523 78-0 (2003) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to pilot programs designed to improve educational services in participating school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 532 78-0 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to creating the offense of improper sexual relations between employees of a public or private primary or secondary school and certain students. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 557 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to planning and preparation time for classroom teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 558 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to rehiring experienced teachers under probationary contracts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 575 78-0 (2003) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to displaying or reading from certain historical texts in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 605 78-0 (2003) Author: Mowery, Anna Relating to the number of administrators employed by a school district and the salaries paid to those persons. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 606 78-0 (2003) Author: Mowery, Anna Relating to a state allotment to school districts for teacher salaries. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 610 78-0 (2003) Author: Campbell, Scott | et. al. Relating to certification of educational diagnosticians by the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 673 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to parental notification of public school teacher qualifications. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 684 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to continuation and functions of the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 762 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the applicability to certain school districts of the minimum salary schedule for classroom teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 836 78-0 (2003) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to immunity from liability for public school teachers. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 838 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to student preparedness for higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 860 78-0 (2003) Author: McReynolds, Jim
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the use of public school educators' days of service for which instruction is not required. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 909 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to continuation and functions of the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 912 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the distribution of school district employment policies to teachers employed under term contracts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 955 78-0 (2003) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to a tax-exempt benefit plan for educational expenses of school district employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 957 78-0 (2003) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the punishment of certain assaults committed against employees of primary or secondary schools. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1022 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to employment status and contract entitlements of public school educators who fail to obtain appropriate certification. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1023 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to the minimum number of days of service for public school teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1024 78-0 (2003) Author: Crownover, Myra | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to staff development requirements in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1107 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to the minimum salary schedule for certain professional public school employees. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1112 78-0 (2003) Author: Crownover, Myra | et. al. Relating to returning a public school teacher to probationary contract status. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1113 78-0 (2003) Author: Crownover, Myra
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to returning a public school teacher to probationary contract status. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1132 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al. Relating to nonrenewal of certain public school teacher contracts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1167 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the resignation of a public school teacher employed under a term contract. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1168 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the appraisal of public school teachers who direct extracurricular activities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1170 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to temporary disability leave for public school educators. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1228 78-0 (2003) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1253 78-0 (2003) Author: Crownover, Myra | et. al. Relating to the employment status and salary entitlement of public school educators who receive retirement benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1254 78-0 (2003) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to good cause for termination of a public school teacher's employment contract. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1277 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to assignments, pledges, or transfers of school employees' salaries or wages. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1280 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to class sizes in certain grades in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1284 78-0 (2003) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the punishment of certain assaults committed against employees of primary or secondary schools. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1367 78-0 (2003) Author: McReynolds, Jim
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to the minimum salary schedule for certain professional public school employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1395 78-0 (2003) Author: Griggs, Bob Relating to the duties of a public school district superintendent. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1405 78-0 (2003) Author: Baxter, Todd Relating to returning a public school teacher to probationary contract status. House: Public Education Subcommittee members named
HB 1440 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the frequency of public school teacher appraisals. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1464 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the authority of a public school teacher over student grades. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1513 78-0 (2003) Author: Denny, Mary Relating to salary deductions from public school employees for political purposes; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1626 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to use of personal leave by school district employees. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1698 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to deductions from the salaries of school district employees for professional dues. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1844 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to a program under which classroom teachers are reimbursed for personal funds expended on classroom supplies. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1914 78-0 (2003) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to certain requirements relating to public school reading and mathematics instruction and textbooks. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 1949 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the finality of a grade issued by a public school teacher. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1999 78-0 (2003) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to compensation for public school classroom teachers and full-time public school librarians, counselors, and nurses for additional days of service. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2060 78-0 (2003) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to teacher certification in early childhood education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2072 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to payment by district employees for missing textbooks or instructional technology in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2101 78-0 (2003) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to a Texas professional teacher's academy program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2102 78-0 (2003) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to sabbaticals for experienced public school teachers. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2110 78-0 (2003) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to abolishing the State Board for Educator Certification and to transferring its powers and duties to the commissioner of education and the Texas Education Agency. House: Government Reform Left pending in committee
HB 2167 78-0 (2003) Author: Griggs, Bob Relating to employment contract requirements for certain public school principals. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2173 78-0 (2003) Author: Hope, Ruben | et. al. Relating to the liability of school employees. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 2217 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the use of funds for schools designated recognized or exemplary by the State Board of Education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2286 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a pilot program to encourage certification to teach bilingual education, English as a second language, or Spanish. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2329 78-0 (2003) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to time management and other duties required of classroom teachers in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2531 78-0 (2003) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to the salaries paid to teachers and superintendents in certain school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2607 78-0 (2003) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to funding of group coverage programs for certain school and educational employees and their dependents. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Left pending in committee
HB 2647 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to classroom working conditions for public school teachers. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 2648 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to duties outside the regular hours of instruction for public school teachers. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 2681 78-0 (2003) Author: Griggs, Bob Relating to public school finance. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2710 78-0 (2003) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to restricting written reports required of public school classroom teachers. House: Public Education Meeting cancelled
HB 2722 78-0 (2003) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to the methods of assessing the knowledge and skills of a candidate for educator certification. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2723 78-0 (2003) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to alternative teaching certification of persons holding certain advanced academic degrees. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2755 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to public school finance. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2824 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to adoption of a medical savings account program for the provision of health benefits coverage to active employees of school districts. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Left pending in committee
HB 2830 78-0 (2003) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the creation and operation of a statewide risk pool to provide health benefits coverage to active employees of school districts. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2907 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to optional benefits under the Texas school employees uniform group coverage program. House: Insurance Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2939 78-0 (2003) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to service of certain public school administrators as teachers in the classroom. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3069 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to teacher personal leave. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 3098 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to notice of renewal or nonrenewal of term contracts of certain professional employees of school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3120 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the operation and funding of certain group coverage programs for certain educational employees and their dependents. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 3237 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the payment of retirement benefits to retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who are employed as substitute teachers and in other public school positions in the same month. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3257 78-0 (2003) Author: Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to a health reimbursement arrangement program for active school employees. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 3332 78-0 (2003) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to certain group benefit plans provided to certain governmental officers, employees, and retirees and their dependents. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Referred to State Health Care Expend, Select
HB 3333 78-0 (2003) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to certain group benefit plans provided to certain school employees and retirees and their dependents. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Referred to State Health Care Expend, Select
HB 3359 78-0 (2003) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to the establishment of a defined contribution health care benefits program for state employees, retired state employees, active school employees, and retired school employees. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Referred to State Health Care Expend, Select
HB 3360 78-0 (2003) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a defined contribution health care benefits program for state employees, retired state employees, active school employees, and retired school employees that is operated through the establishment of medical savings accounts. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Left pending in committee
HB 3382 78-0 (2003) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to public school finance. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3459 78-0 (2003) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to fiscal matters involving certain governmental educational entities, including public school finance, program compliance monitoring by the Texas Education Agency, amounts withheld from and the use of compensatory education allotments, the public school technology allotment, the accounting for the permanent school fund, employee benefits provided by certain educational entities, the uses of the telecommunications infrastructure fund, and participation in a multijurisdictional lottery game. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
HB 3495 78-0 (2003) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Relating to salaries for certain school employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 285 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make technical corrections to S.B. No. 1108. Signed by the Governor
HCR 299 78-0 (2003) Author: Nixon, Joe
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections to H.B. No. 4. Signed by the Governor
HJR 8 78-0 (2003) Author: Merritt, Tommy Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to establishing the Texas Great Teachers & Facilities Fund as a sequestered fund, funded by dedicated sales tax revenue, and providing for mandatory ad valorem property tax relief. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HJR 66 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the use of income and appreciation of the permanent school fund. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HJR 74 78-0 (2003) Author: Villarreal, Mike Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit a person employed as a teacher by a school district or public institution of higher education to simultaneously hold a state or local office. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HR 1794 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1108. Reason for vote recorded in Journal
HR 1864 78-0 (2003) Author: Delisi, Dianne Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1370. Reported enrolled
SB 13 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roberto
Relating to restricting written information required of public school classroom teachers. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 32 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the Texas Teachers' Excellence Program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 34 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the compensation of employees of the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired and the Texas School for the Deaf. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 36 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the compensation of summer school employees of the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired and the Texas School for the Deaf. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 73 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to a pilot program for early childhood teacher education and retention. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 133 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to employment by the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired and the Texas School for the Deaf of persons who hold school district teaching permits. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 142 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to improvement of science instruction and student performance in public schools. Senate: Education Committee report printed and distributed
SB 222 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to a pilot program for early childhood teacher education and retention. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SB 265 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to continuation and functions of the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education
Senate: Government Organization
Point of order sustained
SB 578 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Relating to awards granted under the Texas Advanced Placement Incentive Program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 682 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to a state allotment to school districts for teacher salaries. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 744 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to public school employee participation in professional organizations and assignment, transfer, or pledge of compensation. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 893 78-0 (2003) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to certain procedures in a teacher suspension or contract termination hearing. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 900 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to computation and reporting of the ratios of a school district's expenditures and personnel relating to direct student instruction. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 930 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Hope, Ruben
Relating to the liability of school districts, school employees, and school board members. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 931 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to teacher grading authority. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 975 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to educator training in reading. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1095 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the frequency of public school teacher appraisals. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1096 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the finality of a grade issued by a public school teacher. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1108 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to academic achievement in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1109 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Van Arsdale, Corbin
Relating to revocation of the certificate and termination of the employment of public school educators convicted of certain offenses. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1117 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to optional benefits under the Texas school employees uniform group coverage program. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1125 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to duties outside the regular hours of instruction for public school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1126 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to classroom working conditions for public school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1150 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to job sharing and other alternative work schedules for public school educators. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 1369 78-0 (2003) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Delisi, Dianne
Relating to certain group benefits for retired school employees. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 1370 78-0 (2003) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Delisi, Dianne
Relating to certain group benefit plans provided to certain governmental officers, employees, and retirees and their dependents. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1394 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Griggs, Bob
Relating to employment contract requirements for certain public school principals. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1441 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to salaries for certain public school employees. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1488 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to the misconduct of a person who is employed by or is seeking employment by a school district, open-enrollment charter school, regional education service center, or shared services arrangement. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1669 78-0 (2003) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Corte, Frank
Relating to military leave for certain public employees. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 1786 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to time management and other duties required of classroom teachers in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1789 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to curbing the practice of teaching to the test in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SJR 13 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the use of income and appreciation of the permanent school fund. House: State Affairs
Senate: Education
Referred to State Affairs
SJR 32 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle Proposing a constitutional amendment to establish a public school finance system based on state provision of teacher salaries and benefits and assistance for maintenance and construction of school facilities. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
HB 1 78-4 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to public education, public school finance, and related matters, including certain new or modified taxes and fees and other state and local tax and revenue measures to provide sufficient funding for public education and to provide tax relief and protection for taxpayers; providing penalties. House: Public School Finance, Select
Senate: Committee of the Whole Senate
Meeting cancelled
HB 14 78-4 (2003) Author: Griggs, Bob Relating to public school finance, a voluntary personal income tax, and other sources of revenue. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 29 78-4 (2003) Author: Hopson, Chuck | et. al. Relating to a health coverage or compensation supplementation program for active school employees. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 48 78-4 (2003) Author: Mowery, Anna Relating to a state allotment to school districts for teacher salaries. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 49 78-4 (2003) Author: Mowery, Anna Relating to the number of administrators employed by a school district and the salaries paid to those persons. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 59 78-4 (2003) Author: Mercer, Ken | et. al. Relating to health reimbursement arrangements for certain school employees. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 60 78-4 (2003) Author: Ellis, Dan Relating to the minimum salary for certain professional school district personnel. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 62 78-4 (2003) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to coverage for certain school district employees under large and small health benefit plans. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 68 78-4 (2003) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to a health coverage or compensation supplementation program for active school employees. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 73 78-4 (2003) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to enhanced retirement benefits for certain members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions & Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
SB 9 78-4 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to a health coverage or compensation supplementation program for active school employees. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 10 78-4 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to a health coverage or compensation supplementation program for active school employees. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 11 78-4 (2003) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to health coverage, compensation supplementation, and health reimbursement arrangements for active school employees. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 17 78-4 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to additional funding to school districts for teacher salaries. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 18 78-4 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to a bonus for certain new public school classroom teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 20 78-4 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to national certification of certain public school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 21 78-4 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to tuition exemptions granted by public institutions of higher education to children of certain classroom teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 22 78-4 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to eligibility for membership and service credit in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 23 78-4 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to participation by certain retired public employees in group benefit plans under the Texas Public School Retired Employees Benefits Act. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 24 78-4 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to strategies and reports on the recruitment and retention of public school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 12 77-0 (2001) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette | et. al. Relating to a statewide group insurance program for employees and retirees of school districts. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HB 23 77-0 (2001) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to personal leave for public school employees who are assaulted at work. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 27 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to supplemental annuity payments by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 106 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to restricting written reports required of public school classroom teachers. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 201 77-0 (2001) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to certain information that school districts must provide to teachers and administrators. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 326 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to a statewide group insurance program for employees and retirees of school districts. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HB 403 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to creating the offense of improper sexual relations between employees of a public or private primary or secondary school and certain students. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 491 77-0 (2001) Author: Kitchen, Ann | et. al. Relating to a financial award for classroom teachers who are certified by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 500 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al. Relating to public education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 523 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to a statewide group insurance program for school district employees and retirees. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HB 575 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick | et. al. Relating to the creation and operation of a statewide risk pool to provide health benefits coverage to active employees of school districts. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HB 625 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to a statewide group insurance program for employees and retirees of school districts. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Referred to Teacher Health Insurance, Select
HB 704 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the Careers to Classrooms Program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 723 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to an allotment to school districts for use by teachers in purchasing supplies used in classroom teaching. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 729 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to compensation for public school classroom teachers and full-time public school librarians, counselors, and nurses for additional days of service. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 801 77-0 (2001) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to the implementation of a public education curriculum based on scientific research. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 830 77-0 (2001) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio Relating to time management and required service for classroom teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 880 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to the student code of conduct for public school students and to discipline management techniques that a public school teacher may use. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 881 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to allowing certain retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas to be employed as classroom teachers without losing retirement benefits. House: Pensions & Investments Referred to subcommittee
HB 1020 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al. Relating to the composition of the permanent school fund, the available school fund, and the public school employee health insurance fund and to transfers from the permanent school fund to the available school fund and the public school employee health insurance fund. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HB 1143 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to public school teachers. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Tagged
HB 1169 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the residency of certain public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1188 77-0 (2001) Author: Telford, Barry
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the rights of a public school teacher who is assaulted during the performance of the teacher's regular duties. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1189 77-0 (2001) Author: Telford, Barry Relating to group benefits for active employees and retirees of school districts. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HB 1248 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to a public school prescription drug benefit plan. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HB 1249 77-0 (2001) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to certain information provided to public school employees whose employment is terminated. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1270 77-0 (2001) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to tuition and fee exemptions for the children of certain classroom teachers enrolled at a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1298 77-0 (2001) Author: Reyna, Arthur | et. al. Relating to the punishment of certain assaults committed against employees of primary or secondary schools. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1310 77-0 (2001) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the Texas Teachers' Excellence Program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 1321 77-0 (2001) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the eligibility of substitute teachers for unemployment compensation benefits. House: Economic Development Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1329 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to the code of ethics for public school educators. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1344 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to reports and other written information required to be provided by public school classroom teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1475 77-0 (2001) Author: Kitchen, Ann | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to master technology teacher certification, grants, and stipends. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1513 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a defined contribution health care benefits program for employees of public school districts. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HB 1525 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to teacher certification of certain persons holding advanced degrees issued by institutions in foreign countries. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1590 77-0 (2001) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to improving educational services in certain school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1626 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the rulemaking authority of the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1627 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al. Relating to improvement of the mathematics skills of public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1647 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to creation of a program that provides incentives for teachers to acquire additional teaching knowledge and skills. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1721 77-0 (2001) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to certification examinations for educators certified in other jurisdictions. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
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 1846 77-0 (2001) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the minimum salary schedule for certain professional public school employees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1952 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to an award of attorney's fees to the prevailing party in certain suits related to public schools. House: Civil Practices No action taken in committee
HB 1998 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to financial assistance for certain persons seeking certification as public school teachers, including revisions to the Teach for Texas conditional tuition grant program and a financial assistance program for persons in an alternative educator certification program. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2060 77-0 (2001) Author: Crownover, Myra | et. al. Relating to returning a public school teacher to probationary contract status. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2126 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to the computation of the average weekly wage of a school district employee. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 2174 77-0 (2001) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to allowing the State Board of Educator Certification to recognize examinations by other states. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2180 77-0 (2001) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio Relating to the income of certain retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who are employed as classroom teachers. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 2183 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the suspension without pay of public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2513 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to financial assistance for certain persons seeking certification as public school teachers, including revisions to the Teach for Texas grant program. House: Higher Education Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2546 77-0 (2001) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to sanctions imposed on low-performing public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2632 77-0 (2001) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to adoption of a medical savings account program for active employees of school districts. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Referred to Teacher Health Insurance, Select
HB 2664 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the liability of public school employees and volunteers and certain independent contractors of public schools. House: Civil Practices Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2770 77-0 (2001) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to cooperative distance learning programs in public schools. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 2896 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2897 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to mentoring and induction programs for certain public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3103 77-0 (2001) Author: Hardcastle, Rick Relating to staff development provided by school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3167 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3268 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to the accountability system for educator preparation programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3343 77-0 (2001) Author: Sadler, Paul | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to the operation and funding of certain group coverage programs for certain school and educational employees and their dependents. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 3399 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to teacher reward. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3425 77-0 (2001) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion of the appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain active and retired school employees. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3446 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to a statewide group insurance program for employees and retirees of certain public schools. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HB 3503 77-0 (2001) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to funding for group health insurance for public school employees. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3569 77-0 (2001) Author: George, Kenn Relating to the salary of certain retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who are employed as classroom teachers. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 3570 77-0 (2001) Author: George, Kenn Relating to the mentoring of certain teachers. House: Pensions & Investments Committee report sent to Calendars
HCR 135 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma Urging school districts to establish magnet schools for prospective teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 328 77-0 (2001) Author: Sadler, Paul
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house of representatives to make corrections to H.B. No. 3343. Signed by the Governor
HJR 46 77-0 (2001) Author: Alexander, Clyde | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment dedicating one-fourth of any revenue derived from an increase in the rate of the gasoline tax to funding group health benefits for active employees of school districts. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HJR 54 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the use of income and appreciation of the permanent school fund. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HJR 85 77-0 (2001) Author: Bosse, Fred
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow current and retired public school teachers and retired public school administrators to receive compensation for serving on the governing bodies of school districts, cities, towns, or other local governmental districts, including water districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 88 77-0 (2001) Author: Alexander, Clyde Proposing a constitutional amendment dedicating one-fourth of any revenue derived from an increase in the rate of a motor fuel tax to funding group health benefits for active employees of school districts. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HJR 104 77-0 (2001) Author: Merritt, Tommy Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize an exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion of the market value of the residence homesteads of certain active and retired school employees. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 106 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the provision of group health benefits for active and retired public school employees, distributions from the permanent school fund, and the school employees primary health coverage fund. House: Teacher Health Insurance, Select Left pending in committee
HR 1289 77-0 (2001) Author: Rangel, Irma Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1057. Reported enrolled
HR 1402 77-0 (2001) Author: Sadler, Paul Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3343. Reported enrolled
SB 10 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al. Relating to benefits, including group benefits coverage, for certain participants of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas and employees of certain charter schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 26 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to restaffing certain low-performing schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 104 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Villarreal, Mike
Relating to requiring continuing education for teachers in the detection of child abuse and neglect. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars

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