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HB 8 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Relating to cybersecurity for state agency information resources. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 9 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Relating to cybercrime; creating criminal offenses. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 15 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 16 85-0 (2017) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking at public and private postsecondary educational institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 20 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to the review, oversight, and reporting of certain state agency contracts and the assessment of certain state agency projects. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency & Reform
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 48 85-0 (2017) Author: Romero, Ramon Relating to the electronic completion of an application for a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 80 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 106 85-0 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Received from the House
HB 143 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 144 85-0 (2017) Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al. Relating to electronic reporting requirements for an abortion facility. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 159 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 202 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary | et. al. Relating to a database of employers penalized for failure to pay wages or convicted of certain offenses involving wage theft. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 213 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al. Relating to requirements regarding electronic access to instructional materials provided in printed book format purchased for public schools. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 238 85-0 (2017) Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to the creation of records of the DNA of certain defendants for inclusion in the DNA database system. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 245 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to certain reporting requirements for law enforcement agencies and to the creation of a criminal justice web portal by the office of the attorney general; providing a civil penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 247 85-0 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the posting by the Railroad Commission of Texas on its Internet website of certain enforcement information. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 281 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to establishing a statewide electronic tracking system for evidence of a sex offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 293 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the distribution, sale, or offer for sale of a mislabeled abusable synthetic substance through the Internet. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 304 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al. Relating to civil liability for bullying of a child. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 328 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to state and federal laws regarding immigrants or immigration, including the enforcement of those laws by certain governmental entities and the use of consular identity documents for certain purposes. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 341 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to requiring certain textbook publishers to offer electronic textbooks. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 347 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the issuance of digital identification. House: Government Transparency & Operation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 360 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to leave policy and procedures for state employees. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 378 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliverson, Tom | et. al. Relating to a requirement that online admission application forms for public institutions of higher education include a link to certain comparative gainful employment data. House: Higher Education Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 414 85-0 (2017) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the electronic recording of certain custodial interrogations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 450 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat | et. al. Relating to the use of a mobile phone by a person near a polling place. House: Elections Considered in Calendars
HB 523 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the requirement that certain elected school district boards make audio and video recordings of certain work sessions and special called meetings available on the Internet. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 525 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al. Relating to databases that contain information regarding certain violent offenses or filed protective orders. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Received from the House
HB 536 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to the participation of a county judge in a meeting of a commissioners court conducted by videoconference call. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 539 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary | et. al. Relating to the ability of certain dependents of members of the United States military to enroll full-time in courses provided through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 618 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to certain notices and information about certain releasees from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice that are provided to or made accessible to criminal justice agencies and to notification of an executive clemency recommendation by the Board of Pardons and Paroles. House: Corrections Considered in Calendars
HB 630 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the Internet broadcast and archiving of open meetings of the Health and Human Services Commission, health and human services agencies, and related advisory entities. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 673 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to certain reporting requirements for law enforcement agencies and to the creation of a criminal justice web portal by the office of the attorney general. House: Government Transparency & Operation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 695 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the establishment of a caseload management system for child protective services caseworkers. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 749 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a central database containing information about certain persons who have been convicted of or received a grant of deferred adjudication community supervision for certain offenses involving animal cruelty; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence 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 787 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al.
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the security of the electric grid. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
HB 791 85-0 (2017) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to allowing individuals appointed to state office to file required financial statements by certified mail. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 802 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to a requirement that online admission application forms for public institutions of higher education include a link to certain postsecondary education and career opportunity information. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 827 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to a database for prospective employers to qualify veterans' military service experience and employment qualifications. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
HB 833 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil Relating to the administration of educational programs for persons placed on community supervision for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 895 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the removal of restrictions on funding and payment of costs for certain full-time online educational programs. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 962 85-0 (2017) Author: Arévalo, Diana Relating to a study on the feasibility of electronic voter registration and applications for a ballot to be voted by mail for overseas military personnel. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 998 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol
Sponsor: Miles, Borris | et. al.
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information stored as part of the preparation of campaign finance reports required to be filed with the clerk of certain counties or municipalities. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1032 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the adoption of the Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1048 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al. Relating to the acknowledgment by management of risks identified in state agency information security plans. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1058 85-0 (2017) Author: Holland, Justin | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on the sale of court records filed through the statewide electronic filing system. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1149 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to giving notice of certain information about certain elections electronically. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1217 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to appointment of and performance of notarial acts by an online notary public and online acknowledgment and proof of written instruments; authorizing a fee and creating a criminal offense. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1229 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César Relating to prohibiting the transfer of a firearm to a person listed in the terrorist screening database maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1258 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al. Relating to information publicly available in a state court document database; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1300 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the collection and use of certain hotel occupancy taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1343 85-0 (2017) Author: Stephenson, Phil | et. al. Relating to public access to financial and tax rate information of certain special purpose districts. House: Special Purpose Districts Referred to Special Purpose Districts
HB 1356 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to the notice of intention to issue certificates of obligation. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1360 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to the use of a mechanical or electronic device by a person occupying a voting station. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1383 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to establishing a statewide electronic tracking system for evidence of a sex offense. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1392 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the use of an electronic recovery and access to data prepaid card reader to seize forfeitable property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1413 85-0 (2017) Author: Arévalo, Diana Relating to the overseas military e-mail ballot program. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1414 85-0 (2017) Author: Cortez, Philip | et. al. Relating to voting procedures for certain federal postcard applicants and military personnel serving overseas. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1424 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the operation of an unmanned aircraft over certain facilities or sports venues; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1467 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to reports on and purchase of information technology by state agencies. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency & Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1530 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the publication of required notice by a political subdivision in media other than a newspaper. House: Government Transparency & Operation Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1532 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to posting notice of self-help resources on the Internet website of a state court and in the office of the court clerk. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Received from the House
HB 1541 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt | et. al. Relating to the posting of required notice by a political subdivision on Internet websites. House: Government Transparency & Operation Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
HB 1604 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to the requirements for and approval of a state agency's information security plan. House: Government Transparency & Operation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1605 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to the powers and duties of the Department of Information Resources regarding cybersecurity. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1693 85-0 (2017) Author: Dean, Jay | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to documentation for a motor vehicle title. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1720 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to parental notice regarding an incident of lice in a public elementary school. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
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 1807 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to requiring the secretary of state to maintain certain information regarding provisional voting. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1826 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al. Relating to the ability of certain students to enroll full-time in courses provided through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1861 85-0 (2017) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information related to a computer security incident. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1889 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to an interim study conducted by the Department of Information Resources on opportunities and strategies to reduce the state's volume of paper transactions. House: Government Transparency & Operation Considered in Calendars
HB 1939 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the regulation of the sale of dextromethorphan to minors; providing civil penalties. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1955 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1975 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to enforcement of a lien on property in a self-service storage facility by a sale conducted through an Internet website. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2020 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Tomas Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting advertisements on an Internet website of certain prostitution offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2024 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the publication of an image that depicts an individual without the individual's consent; imposing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 2025 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al.
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of certain long-term care facilities, including facilities that provide care to persons with Alzheimer's disease or related disorders; authorizing an administrative penalty. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2087 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to restricting the use of covered information, including student personally identifiable information, by an operator of a website, online service, online application, or mobile application for a school purpose. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2107 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations and cannabis testing facilities; authorizing fees. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2158 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the adoption of the Texas Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2192 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César Relating to comprehensive information security assessments on state agency information resources and network systems and digital data storage and security. House: Government Transparency & Operation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2229 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to requiring certain public and private institutions of higher education to provide students and employees an option to electronically report certain offenses to the institution. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2291 85-0 (2017) Author: Rinaldi, Matt | et. al. Relating to the direct shipment of certain alcoholic beverages to ultimate consumers; authorizing a fee; creating a criminal offense. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2297 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Tomas Relating to the waiting list for an open-enrollment charter school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2305 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the operations, reports, records, communications, information technology, and notice procedures of state agencies. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Returned from the House for further action
HB 2315 85-0 (2017) Author: Landgraf, Brooks Relating to establishing a protective order registry and the duties of courts in regard to the registry. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2402 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to an acute psychiatric bed registry to list available beds for emergency detention and treatment of certain individuals. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2411 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to the secretary of state posting on the secretary of state's Internet website a database containing information about each holder of and candidate for all elected offices in the state. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2443 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to the electronic submission of a wage claim to the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2461 85-0 (2017) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to vehicle registration. House: Transportation Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2469 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the establishment of an electronic database for settlement agreements for certain suits involving minors or incapacitated persons; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Received from the House
HB 2474 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the electronic filing of certain reports of political contributions and expenditures with the Texas Ethics Commission. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 2521 85-0 (2017) Author: Perez, Mary Ann Relating to the disclosure or release by a criminal justice agency of photographs taken pursuant to an arrest or other involvement in the criminal justice system. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2586 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the electronic filing of bail bonds. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2596 85-0 (2017) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to certain notice of the extent of a municipality or its extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 2622 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the issuance of subpoenas or certain other court orders with respect to an online service provider in the investigation or prosecution of certain criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2676 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the restoration of rights to certain persons convicted of a felony offense. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2743 85-0 (2017) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the use of electronic prescriptions for the prescribing or dispensing of Schedule II controlled substances. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2760 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to health benefit plan provider networks; authorizing an assessment. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2766 85-0 (2017) Author: Sheffield, J. D. | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of certain long-term care facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Co-sponsor authorized
HB 2799 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a requirement to make certain environmental and water use permit applications available online. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 2834 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César Relating to posting the location of a polling place used in an election on the secretary of state's website. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2892 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John Relating to guardianships; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2895 85-0 (2017) Author: Price, Four | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the requirement that certain public institutions of higher education post mental health resources on the institution's Internet website. House: Public Health
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2923 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to prohibiting the transmission of unsolicited commercial electronic mail messages to certain persons. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 2931 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, including conforming amendments. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2960 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain trafficking and sexual offenses; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2969 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to fraud, waste, and abuse in Medicaid and other health and human services programs. House: Human Services Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3011 85-0 (2017) Author: Murr, Andrew | et. al. Relating to the pretrial release of a defendant and to funding for judicial continuing legal education. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3065 85-0 (2017) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al. Relating to mechanic's, contractor's, or materialman's liens; authorizing a fee; changing the eligibility for community supervision. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3068 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al. Relating to the qualification of certain candidates for placement on the ballot. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3084 85-0 (2017) Author: Keough, Mark Relating to the collection, analysis, and dissemination of information regarding the availability and quality of the groundwater resources in this state by the Geo-Technology Research Institute. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3094 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to the creation of the Prevention Advisory Board in the Department of Family and Protective Services. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3098 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to secondary trauma support, case assignment, and caseload management for child protective services caseworkers. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3134 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the electronic recording and admissibility of certain custodial interrogations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3172 85-0 (2017) Author: Button, Angie | et. al. Relating to the establishment of an electronic information and application system for state incentives for economic development purposes. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 3203 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat | et. al. Relating to recordings of meetings of certain governmental bodies; creating offenses. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 3207 85-0 (2017) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Transportation; authorizing an increase in rates charged for the use of state aircraft to provide for the acquisition of replacement aircraft. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3217 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to the use of clinical decision support software and laboratory benefits management programs by physicians and health care providers in connection with provision of clinical laboratory services to health benefit plan enrollees. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3275 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to the monitoring of major information resources projects by the Department of Information Resources. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/18
HB 3318 85-0 (2017) Author: Gooden, Lance Relating to public access to local innovation plans adopted by school districts of innovation. House: Public Education Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3331 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to requiring certain school districts to provide public school students with Internet connections and devices for home Internet access. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3335 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the notice required before the issuance of certain debt obligations by political subdivisions. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3348 85-0 (2017) Author: Paul, Dennis Relating to coverage under a preferred provider benefit plan for certain services provided by out-of-network providers; authorizing a fee. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3374 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the registration and regulation of certain communication access realtime translation providers; imposing a civil penalty; authorizing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3410 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and county tax assessor-collector vehicle titling and registration duties and fees associated with those duties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3416 85-0 (2017) Author: Cortez, Philip Relating to Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and county tax assessor-collector vehicle titling and registration duties and fees associated with those duties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3427 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to the state virtual school network and a study on digital learning. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 3487 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the creation of an instructional materials web portal by the commissioner of education. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3494 85-0 (2017) Author: Shine, Hugh | et. al. Relating to a demonstration program for real-time processing of workers' compensation authorizations of payment for medical services and medical bills. House: Appropriations Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3540 85-0 (2017) Author: Button, Angie Relating to financial reporting requirements for certain labor organizations; creating new criminal offenses; imposing an administrative penalty. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 3581 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to the availability of certain electronic information under the public information law. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 3597 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on certain districts' Internet websites. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3600 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the option of providing an e-mail address on a voter registration application and certificate. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3608 85-0 (2017) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to government transparency and operations. House: Government Transparency & Operation Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
HB 3642 85-0 (2017) Author: Burns, DeWayne Relating to a permit requirement for the land application of domestic septage. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 3659 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to state agency contracting. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 3686 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to the acceptance of a voter at a polling place; creating an offense; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3690 85-0 (2017) Author: Metcalf, Will
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Relating to the Texas Crime Stoppers Council. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3705 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to local juvenile justice information systems. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3708 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to recordings of meetings of certain governmental bodies; creating offenses. House: Government Transparency & Operation Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
HB 3730 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the development of a statewide online education and career advising tool and to a study and report on certain courses offered for college credit to public school students. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 3766 85-0 (2017) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al. Relating to tuition and fee exemptions or waivers at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3768 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to the establishment of the Texas Guided Pathways program to facilitate the completion by students of undergraduate certificate and degree programs. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3778 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al. Relating to the adoption and administration of certain assessment instruments in primary and secondary education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3784 85-0 (2017) Author: Holland, Justin | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Relating to certain applications to obtain a license to carry a handgun and to the associated handgun proficiency course. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3815 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to rules and policies of the Texas Education Agency regarding public involvement, complaints, negotiated rulemaking, alternative dispute resolution, and advisory committees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3896 85-0 (2017) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the posting of notice required to be published in a newspaper on the Internet website of certain municipalities. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 3982 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al. Relating to the Medicaid program, including the administration and operation of the Medicaid managed care program. House: Human Services Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3990 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the use of clinical decision support software and laboratory benefits management programs by physicians and health care providers in connection with provision of clinical laboratory services to certain managed care plan enrollees. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4001 85-0 (2017) Author: Tinderholt, Tony Relating to the confidentiality of certain home address information in ad valorem tax appraisal records. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 4003 85-0 (2017) Author: Tinderholt, Tony Relating to a central database containing information about defendants required to have an ignition interlock device installed on a vehicle and local law enforcement access to that database through a mobile data terminal. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 4079 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to microfiche, microfilm, or electronic storage of birth records. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 4125 85-0 (2017) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to clarifying the liability of certain financial institutions that offer remote deposit capture. House: Investments & Financial Services Referred to Investments & Financial Services
HB 4139 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the creation of the Technology Lending Program to provide grants to school districts and open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4140 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the instructional materials and technology allotment, open education resource instructional materials, and the State Board of Education long-range technology plan. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4180 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the creation, operations, functions, and regulatory authority of certain governmental entities and officials; changes in certain judicial procedures; imposing civil penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Senate Amendments Analysis distributed
HB 4181 85-0 (2017) Author: Perez, Mary Ann
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Relating to the electronic transmission of certain notice required for air quality permits. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 4210 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to exempting fertility clinics from the data collection requirements of the Texas Health Care Information Collection Program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 4211 85-0 (2017) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to the electronic filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures with populous counties. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 4226 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Tomas Relating to the operation of the special education continuing advisory committee. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 31 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HR 2528 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 555. Filed
HR 2609 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 968. Reported enrolled
SB 2 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the administration of the ad valorem tax system. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 23 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to requiring state contractors to participate in the federal electronic verification of employment authorization program, or E-verify. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 56 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Minjarez, Ina
Relating to the acknowledgment by management of risks identified in state agency information security plans. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 63 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Relating to the electronic filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures and of personal financial statements by certain officeholders and candidates and the content of those statements. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 73 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to leave policy and procedures for state employees. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 79 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Capriglione, Giovanni
Relating to the production of public information available on a publicly accessible website. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 115 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don | et. al.
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to the Internet broadcast of certain open meetings. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 116 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the Texas Racing Commission. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 119 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the Texas Lottery Commission. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 120 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the Texas Medical Board. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 121 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the Texas Board of Nursing. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 122 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the Texas Optometry Board. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 123 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the State Board of Dental Examiners. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 124 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 125 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the Texas Funeral Service Commission. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 126 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 127 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the Texas Board of Professional Land Surveying. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 144 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the use of a mobile phone by a person occupying a voting station. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 171 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 176 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al. Relating to the regulation of transportation network companies; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SB 181 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al. Relating to civil liability for bullying of a child. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 185 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 200 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna
Sponsor: Elkins, Gary | et. al.
Relating to public access to boundary, financial, and tax rate information of certain political subdivisions. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Finance
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 221 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to prohibiting the transfer of a firearm to a person listed in the terrorist screening database maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 245 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to voter information provided by political subdivisions before an election to authorize the issuance of bonds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 254 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to requiring state contractors to participate in the federal electronic verification of employment authorization program, or E-verify. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 262 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to certain purchasing by state agencies and local governments. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 269 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by qualifying patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations and testing facilities; authorizing fees. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 312 85-0 (2017) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Gonzales, Larry | et. al.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Transportation; authorizing an increase in rates charged for the use of state aircraft to provide for the acquisition of replacement aircraft; creating a criminal offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
See remarks for effective date
SB 333 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to the administration of educational programs for persons placed on community supervision for certain intoxication offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 366 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the availability on the Internet of reports of political contributions and expenditures filed in connection with certain county judicial offices. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 379 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to eminent domain reporting requirements for certain entities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
SB 382 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to donation of unused prescription drugs; authorizing a fee. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Public Health
SB 405 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to voting and election procedures; creating an offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 436 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Uresti, Tomas
Relating to the operation of the special education continuing advisory committee. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 445 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to the authorization and reporting of expenditures for lobbying activities by certain political subdivisions and other public entities. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
SB 446 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to the acceptance or expenditure of federal funds by a political subdivision. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 461 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Murphy, Jim
Relating to the notice required before the issuance of certain debt obligations by political subdivisions. House: Elections
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 462 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to a database of employers penalized for failure to pay wages or convicted of certain offenses involving wage theft. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 480 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to the use of an electronic recovery and access to data prepaid card reader to seize forfeitable property. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 523 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to the prosecution of the offense of operation of unmanned aircraft over correctional facility or critical infrastructure facility. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 532 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Relating to information collected about and purchases of information technology by governmental entities. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 533 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to governmental entity contracting and procurement. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 553 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the notice of intention to issue certificates of obligation. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 564 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Capriglione, Giovanni
Relating to the applicability of open meetings requirements to certain meetings of a governing body relating to information technology security practices. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 565 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the creation of records of the DNA of certain defendants for inclusion in the DNA database system. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 568 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the posting by the Railroad Commission of Texas on its Internet website of certain enforcement information. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 587 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna
Sponsor: VanDeaver, Gary | et. al.
Relating to the state virtual school network, including the ability of certain dependents of members of the United States military to enroll full-time in courses provided through the network. House: Public Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective immediately
SB 623 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a public information Internet website. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 625 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Stephenson, Phil | et. al.
Relating to public access to financial and tax rate information of certain special purpose districts; imposing a civil penalty. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/17
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 655 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al. Relating to certain notice of the extent of a municipality or its extraterritorial jurisdiction. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
SB 690 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to the use of a mechanical or electronic device by a person occupying a voting station. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 709 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to the applicability of the electronic filing requirement for personal financial statements to certain appointed officers. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 752 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Cortez, Philip
Relating to the overseas military e-mail ballot program. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 803 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando
Relating to a study on the feasibility of requiring certain researchers to make research papers available to the public. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 838 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Murphy, Jim
Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 840 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando | et. al.
Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 845 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to an occupational licensing database. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 889 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to collecting and reporting certain information by the Department of Family and Protective Services relating to certain alcohol and controlled substance use. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 901 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to the prosecution of the offense of operation of unmanned aircraft over correctional facility or critical infrastructure facility. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 916 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the regulation of the sale of dextromethorphan to minors; providing civil penalties. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 932 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Price, Four
Relating to the licensing of, the executive commissioner of the Health and Human Services Commission's duties with respect to, and the administrative penalties for certain long-term care facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 952 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Villalba, Jason
Relating to enforcement of a lien on property in a self-service storage facility by a sale conducted through an Internet website. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 962 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to requiring public institutions of higher education to develop and establish an online reporting system for sex offenses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 968 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Relating to a sexual assault policy at certain public and private institutions of higher education and to requiring those institutions to provide students and employees an option to electronically report certain offenses to the institution. House: Higher Education
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 988 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Israel, Celia
Relating to the participation of a county judge in a meeting of a commissioners court conducted by videoconference call. House: County Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 1020 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to cybercrime; creating criminal offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1062 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Dean, Jay
Relating to documentation for the transfer of a motor vehicle title. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 1/1/18
SB 1096 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to guardianships; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1193 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Parker, Tan
Relating to the adoption of the Texas Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1203 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the issuance of subpoenas or certain other court orders with respect to an online service provider in the investigation or prosecution of certain criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1224 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the establishment of a statewide system for stroke response and treatment. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1271 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the development of a statewide online education and career advising tool and to a study and report on certain courses offered for college credit to public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1277 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to a requirement that online admission application forms for public institutions of higher education include a link to certain employment data relating to fields of study. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1279 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to restricting the use of covered information, including student personally identifiable information, by an operator of a website, online service, online application, or mobile application for a school purpose. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1320 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to establishing a protective order registry and the duties of courts in regard to the registry. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1338 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Murr, Andrew
Relating to bail and to judicial education regarding bail practices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1375 85-0 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn Relating to the use of clinical decision support software and laboratory benefits management programs by physicians and health care providers in connection with provision of clinical laboratory services to health benefit plan enrollees. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1470 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the powers and duties of the Department of Information Resources regarding cybersecurity. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1477 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to ransomware; creating a criminal offense. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
SB 1481 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Relating to the instructional materials and technology allotment, open education resource instructional materials, and the State Board of Education long-range technology plan. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State 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 1483 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Bohac, Dwayne
Relating to the creation of the Technology Lending Program to provide grants to school districts and open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1484 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to the creation of an instructional materials web portal by the commissioner of education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1506 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to mechanic's, contractor's, or materialman's liens; authorizing a fee; changing the eligibility for community supervision. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1529 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the collection, analysis, and dissemination of information regarding the availability and quality of the groundwater resources in this state by the Geo-Technology Research Institute. Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 1566 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: King, Ken
Relating to certain powers and duties of the board of trustees of an independent school district and the governing body of an open-enrollment charter school and to abolishing certain county boards of education, boards of county school trustees, and offices of county school superintendent. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1574 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the electronic sharing of protected health information and certification of and enforcement actions against certain covered entities. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1605 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on certain districts' Internet websites. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1619 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of the offense of electronic access interference. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1621 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and county tax assessor-collector vehicle titling and registration duties and fees associated with those duties. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 1654 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Dale, Tony
Relating to the electronic transmission of a notice of toll nonpayment by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1724 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to a permit requirement for the land application of domestic septage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1729 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al. Relating to the reporting and disposition of certain state-owned real property. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
SB 1734 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to full-time online programs provided through the state virtual school network. Senate: Education Referred to Education
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 1856 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, including conforming amendments. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
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 1910 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Capriglione, Giovanni
Relating to state agency information security plans, information technology employees, and online and mobile applications. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1948 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to electronic reporting requirements for an abortion facility. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 2013 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the disclosure of certain public information by a public school district. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2075 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to vehicle registration. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 2104 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to a study on the feasibility of using the statewide system of health care data collection to create a public database of charges billed by health care providers. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 2108 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to registration and regulation of real-time captioning providers; imposing a civil penalty; authorizing fees. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2122 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to the coordination of the transfer of course credit between public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Left pending in committee
SB 2138 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the issuance of digital driver's licenses. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 2184 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to new capital investment in the state. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2211 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al. Relating to a demonstration program for real-time processing of workers' compensation authorizations of payment for medical services and medical bills. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SR 931 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction on SB 968. Reported enrolled
HB 13 85-1 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to reporting requirements by certain physicians and health care facilities for abortion complications; authorizing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
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HB 32 85-1 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Sponsor: Bettencourt, Paul
Relating to the administration of the ad valorem tax system; authorizing fees. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Government Reform, Select
Postponed
HB 87 85-1 (2017) Author: Bell, Cecil Relating to the authority of a property owner to request that notice of a protest hearing before the appraisal review board be delivered by certified mail or electronic mail. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 110 85-1 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the notice required before the issuance of certain debt obligations by political subdivisions. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 180 85-1 (2017) Author: Shine, Hugh Relating to public access to boundary, financial, and tax rate information of certain political subdivisions. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 195 85-1 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to reporting requirements by certain physicians and health care facilities for abortion complications; authorizing a civil penalty. Filed
HB 212 85-1 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 269 85-1 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the use of a mobile phone by a person near a polling place. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 342 85-1 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al. Relating to cybersecurity for voting systems. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 347 85-1 (2017) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to government transparency and operations. House: Government Transparency & Operation Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
HB 378 85-1 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the prosecution of certain criminal offenses relating to the capturing of images by unmanned aircraft and disposition of those images. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1 85-1 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Government Reform, Select
Senate appoints conferees-reported
SB 10 85-1 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al. Relating to reporting requirements by certain physicians and health care facilities for abortion complications; authorizing a civil penalty. Senate: Health & Human Services Received from the Senate
SB 57 85-1 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the Internet broadcast of certain open meetings. Filed
SB 79 85-1 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by qualifying patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations and testing facilities; authorizing fees. Filed
SB 85 85-1 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to reporting requirements by certain physicians and health care facilities for abortion complications; authorizing a civil penalty. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 93 85-1 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to ad valorem taxation. Senate: Government Reform, Select Left pending in committee
SB 96 85-1 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to ad valorem taxation. Senate: Government Reform, Select Left pending in committee
SB 99 85-1 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to cybersecurity for voting systems. Filed
HB 26 84-0 (2015) Author: Button, Angie | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Relating to state economic development measures, including administration of the Texas Enterprise Fund, creation of the Economic Incentive Oversight Board and the governor's university research initiative, abolishment of the Texas emerging technology fund, and renaming the Major Events trust fund to the Major Events Reimbursement Program. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 70 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary | et. al. Relating to prevention of discrimination and harassment in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 76 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 88 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to requiring state contractors to participate in the federal electronic verification of employment authorization program, or E-verify. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 99 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to tracking career information for graduates of Texas medical schools and persons completing medical residency programs in Texas. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 151 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to authorizing a credit representing motor fuels taxes against, and imposing, a mileage tax and to the use of revenue from that tax; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 197 84-0 (2015) Author: Price, Four | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to requiring certain public institutions of higher education to post information regarding mental health resources on the institution's Internet website. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 235 84-0 (2015) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a central database containing information about certain persons who have been convicted of or received a grant of deferred adjudication for certain offenses involving animal cruelty; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 283 84-0 (2015) Author: Fallon, Pat | et. al.
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the requirement that certain governmental bodies make audio and video recordings of open meetings available on the Internet. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/16
HB 285 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the prohibition on posting on the Internet information held by an appraisal district regarding certain residential property. House: Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 288 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al. Relating to providing certain legislative information on the Internet in Spanish. House: Government Transparency & Operation Considered in Calendars
HB 312 84-0 (2015) Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 317 84-0 (2015) Author: Keough, Mark | et. al. Relating to the creation of county databases containing information on county expenditures. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 320 84-0 (2015) Author: Keough, Mark | et. al. Relating to the clarification of the offense of online sexual solicitation of a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 331 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the sealing of certain court documents filed electronically in a child protection suit. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 366 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the sealing of applications and orders for the installation and use of mobile tracking devices in certain law enforcement investigations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 372 84-0 (2015) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the monitoring of the Internet access of certain sex offenders placed on community supervision or released on parole or to mandatory supervision. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 420 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the availability of information from the federal Election Assistance Commission on the secretary of state's Internet website. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 426 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to the acceptance of employment applications through the online system for listing state agency employment openings maintained by the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 430 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to a study on the feasibility of online voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 444 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 496 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to civil and criminal liability for the unlawful disclosure or promotion of certain intimate visual material; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 614 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to establishing an advance directive registry. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 616 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain out-of-network provider charges; authorizing a fee; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Considered in public hearing
HB 631 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to the impersonation of a state agency website or an associated website; providing a criminal penalty. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 640 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al. Relating to a study concerning the use of a digital image for identification and proof of licensure purposes. House: Government Transparency & Operation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 675 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to the use of a mobile phone by a person occupying a voting station. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 685 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the production of public information under the public information law. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 728 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to exempting books purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for a limited period. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 814 84-0 (2015) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to posting notice of a meeting of a governmental body on the Internet instead of in a newspaper. House: Government Transparency & Operation Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
HB 815 84-0 (2015) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online solicitation of a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 832 84-0 (2015) Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al. Relating to reporting requirements for a physician performing an abortion at an abortion facility. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 842 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to review of public school instructional materials for compliance with accessibility standards. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 855 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the compatibility of state agency websites with certain devices and Internet browsers. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 856 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott | et. al. Relating to Internet broadcasts of open meetings held by the policy board of a metropolitan planning organization. House: Government Transparency & Operation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 861 84-0 (2015) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online solicitation of a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 873 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the publication of certain information regarding the vocational rehabilitation program on the Internet. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 891 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie | et. al. Relating to establishing an interstate voter registration crosscheck program. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 927 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to requiring certain textbook publishers to offer electronic textbooks. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 941 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 953 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 954 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to an electronic application for voter registration and a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1013 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to requirements regarding electronic access to instructional materials provided in printed book format purchased for public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1019 84-0 (2015) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al. Relating to publication of notice by a governmental entity on a newspaper's Internet website. House: Government Transparency & Operation No action taken in committee
HB 1156 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to the establishment of an electronic information and application system for state and local incentives for economic development purposes. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HB 1166 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to sworn statements and other documentation provided to support the issuance of a search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 1180 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to certain information included on a searchable database on the Department of Family and Protective Services' Internet website. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1319 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to use of health information technology in this state; creating a criminal offense. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1399 84-0 (2015) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to procedures and requirements for the issuance of certificates of obligation. House: Investments & Financial Services Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1405 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to the availability on the Internet of reports of political contributions or expenditures filed in connection with certain offices. House: Government Transparency & Operation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1443 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the Texas Identification Number system. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 1451 84-0 (2015) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on certain districts' Internet websites. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1481 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to prohibiting the operation of an unmanned aircraft over certain facilities; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1495 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to authorizing the electronic transmission of certain communications related to the prevention of communicable diseases. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1499 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to giving notice of certain information about an election electronically. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1525 84-0 (2015) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the collection and reporting of information relating to certain offenses involving family violence. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1542 84-0 (2015) Author: Paddie, Chris
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the use of digital message display systems in certain public facilities. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1548 84-0 (2015) Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al. Relating to comprehensive reviews of certain special districts. House: Special Purpose Districts Referred to Special Purpose Districts
HB 1559 84-0 (2015) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to public school Internet website information concerning local programs and services available to assist homeless students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
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 1600 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Ken Relating to the establishment of a grant program to assist school districts in developing or implementing innovative blended learning initiatives. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1624 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to transparency of certain information related to certain health benefit plan coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1632 84-0 (2015) Author: Romero, Ramon Relating to the electronic completion of an application for a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1647 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to voter information provided by political subdivisions before an election to authorize the issuance of bonds. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1660 84-0 (2015) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to certain protective orders and magistrate's orders for emergency protection. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1703 84-0 (2015) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the disposition and identification of certain goods acquired by recycling entities and pawnbrokers; providing a civil penalty. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1768 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the use of the universal service fund to provide Internet service to certain persons with an impairment of hearing. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1777 84-0 (2015) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to prohibiting an employer from accessing the personal online accounts of employees and job applicants through electronic communication devices; establishing an unlawful employment practice. House: Business & Industry Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 1796 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to public school choice, including school campus information, student transfers, the public education grant program, and the transportation allotment. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1799 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the adoption of the Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1802 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Ken Relating to providing public school students tutorials through the state virtual school network for end-of-course assessment instruments required for graduation. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1811 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to a study of the participation of individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities in public higher education. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1813 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to electronically filing any court document in a criminal case in Cameron County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1814 84-0 (2015) Author: Farney, Marsha
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the online renewal of driver's licenses of certain active duty military personnel and relatives. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 1857 84-0 (2015) Author: Button, Angie Relating to the signature requirement for a sales tax permit application filed electronically. House: Ways & Means Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 1877 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to civil and criminal liability for the disclosure of certain visual material on the Internet; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1890 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the development and implementation of a statewide strategy for legacy system modernization. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1912 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to employment of a statewide data coordinator in the Department of Information Resources. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1993 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheffield, J. D.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the authorization of independent school districts to use electronic means to notify parents of a student's academic performance. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2032 84-0 (2015) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al. Relating to the ability of certain students to enroll full-time in courses provided through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2033 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to authorizing counties to require the submission of digital maps in connection with the county plat approval process. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2055 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to the establishment of a sentinel surveillance program for emerging and neglected tropical diseases. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2116 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the expenditure of proceeds or property received from criminal asset forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2124 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to use of an electronic device for accepting voters. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2134 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy
Sponsor: Hall, Bob
Relating to allowing a governmental body to request clarification of a request for public information by electronic mail. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2156 84-0 (2015) Author: VanDeaver, Gary Relating to requirements for providers of certain technology services in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2167 84-0 (2015) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2175 84-0 (2015) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the operation of the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2191 84-0 (2015) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to the posting by the Railroad Commission of Texas on its Internet website of certain enforcement information. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2250 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the delivery of telemedicine medical services and telehealth services. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2271 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheffield, J. D. | et. al. Relating to a pilot program for donation and redistribution of certain unused prescription medications; authorizing a fee. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 2289 84-0 (2015) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to the security of the electric grid. House: State Affairs Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2297 84-0 (2015) Author: Smith, Wayne | et. al. Relating to the use of electronic processes by and electronic information submitted to the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission; authorizing a fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2377 84-0 (2015) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to the ability of a student who lived out of state in the preceding school year to enroll full-time in courses provided through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2497 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to a compact with other states regarding the licensure of emergency medical services personnel and the authority of those personnel to perform job duties in this state and other states. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2498 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to a compact with other states regarding the licensure of emergency medical services personnel and the authority of those personnel to perform job duties in this state and other states. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2499 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to the electronic filing of bail bonds. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2580 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to crowdfunding portal regulations. House: Investments & Financial Services Referred to Investments & Financial Services
HB 2641 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to the exchange of health information in this state; creating a criminal offense. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2678 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to the establishment of an online information and application system for state and local incentives for economic development purposes. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 2778 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Bettencourt, Paul
Relating to the elections for which federal postcard applicant voters may be sent ballots by e-mail. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2792 84-0 (2015) Author: Meyer, Morgan Relating to access to certain information regarding the performance of public school campuses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2814 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the grade levels at which students may enroll in courses provided through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2815 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the removal of restrictions on funding and payment of costs for certain full-time online educational programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2825 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the provision and administration of indigent defense services. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2839 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to the production of public information under the public information law. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2865 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to electronic filing of certain reports; providing a penalty. House: Ways & Means Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2901 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the filing of a complaint with the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 2936 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheffield, J. D. Relating to a pilot program for donation and redistribution of certain unused prescription medications; authorizing a fee. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2989 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the establishment of a publicly accessible database containing information on materials and products used in the construction of wastewater projects. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 2997 84-0 (2015) Author: Frank, James Relating to the creation of an Internet website clearinghouse for school districts to post information to comply with publication requirements. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 3041 84-0 (2015) Author: White, Molly Relating to posting certain fiscal analysis documents of counties and municipalities on the Internet. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 3047 84-0 (2015) Author: Craddick, Tom | et. al. Relating to credit services organizations and extensions of consumer credit facilitated by credit services organizations; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 3066 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the regulation of the sale of dextromethorphan to minors; providing civil penalties. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3076 84-0 (2015) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to the improvement of efficiencies in benefit applications submitted to the Health and Human Services Commission. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 3083 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César Relating to posting the location of a polling place used in an election on the secretary of state's website. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3241 84-0 (2015) Author: Price, Four | et. al. Relating to state agency contracting; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3248 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al. Relating to state agency procedures and policies to protect and properly destroy certain information that identifies an individual. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3256 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to a database for prospective employers to qualify veterans' military service experience and employment qualifications. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3282 84-0 (2015) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al. Relating to the coordination of, communication of best practices concerning, and collection of information pertaining to the provision of evidence-based behavioral services for students with autism spectrum disorder in this state. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3309 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to appointment of and performance of notarial acts by an electronic notary public; authorizing a fee and creating a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3345 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to state contracting and management, and the establishment of a centralized purchasing, vendor management, contract audit and transparency system for state agencies. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 3357 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio III, Eddie
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to permitted methods for certain political subdivisions to post notice of a meeting. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3367 84-0 (2015) Author: Raney, John Relating to the establishment of state authorization reciprocity agreements for postsecondary distance learning courses. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3424 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to a study and report on the establishment of a central database containing information about certain individuals under guardianship. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3438 84-0 (2015) Author: Riddle, Debbie
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the transfer of surplus or salvage state agency property. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3443 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to a written policy of certain state agencies on the collection and possible sale of an individual's personal information. House: Government Transparency & Operation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3464 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al. Relating to the processing and payment of claims for reimbursement by providers under Medicaid. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3510 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the publication of an image that depicts an individual without the individual's consent; imposing civil penalties. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 3511 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the contents of financial statements filed by certain persons; adding a provision subject to criminal penalties. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3542 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the sales and use tax exemption for certain data processing services. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3593 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to the online access to open board meetings of metropolitan planning organizations. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3596 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to public school safety and security policies, procedures, and practices. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 3630 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the application of the hotel occupancy tax and the collection and administration of the tax by a municipality. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3680 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information stored as part of the preparation of reports and personal financial statements required to be filed with the Texas Ethics Commission. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3707 84-0 (2015) Author: Gonzales, Larry
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to cloud computing services. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3731 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to certain notices and information about certain releasees from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice that are provided to or made accessible to criminal justice agencies. House: Corrections Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3750 84-0 (2015) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to interim studies on real property owned by the state. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 3754 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Doug Relating to access to consumer information regarding roofing contractors. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3790 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the electronic customer data that certain peace officers may obtain by warrant, order, or other legal process from a provider of a wire or electronic communications service or remote computing service or from a communication common carrier. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3794 84-0 (2015) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the availability of information regarding the eligibility of persons with disabilities to use certain public transportation services. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3797 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online solicitation of a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3841 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to a central database containing information about offenders who have committed certain violent offenses against children or offenses involving family or dating violence. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3891 84-0 (2015) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to public access to boundary, financial, and tax rate information of certain special purpose districts. House: Special Purpose Districts Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3931 84-0 (2015) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to the use of the justice court technology fund to convert existing paper documents to electronic data. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3988 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to transparency in the reporting of eminent domain authority and the creation of an eminent domain database. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 4019 84-0 (2015) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the operation of a sports betting website and the placement of a bet through a sports betting website; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 4020 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the security of certain financial information and liability for certain security breaches. House: Business & Industry Withdrawn from schedule
HJR 50 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HJR 70 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HR 3475 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2641. Reported enrolled
SB 20 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Price, Four | et. al.
Relating to state agency contracting. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 34 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Gonzales, Larry
Relating to a report concerning information security for this state's information resources. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 35 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Minjarez, Ina
Relating to the acknowledgment by management of risks identified in state agency information security plans. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 37 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to requiring the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to collect and study data on the participation of persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities at public institutions of higher education. House: Human Services
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 164 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a notification requirement if a school counselor is not assigned to a public school campus in certain school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 295 84-0 (2015) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to tracking career information for graduates of Texas medical schools and persons completing medical residency programs in Texas. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 309 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Relating to public access to boundary, financial, and tax rate information of certain political subdivisions. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Finance
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 310 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Goldman, Craig
Relating to procedures and requirements for the issuance of certificates of obligation. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 339 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Klick, Stephanie | et. al.
Relating to the medical use of low-THC cannabis and the regulation of related organizations and individuals; requiring a dispensing organization to obtain a license to dispense low-THC cannabis and any employee of a dispensing organization to obtain a registration; authorizing fees. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 344 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Dale, Tony
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online solicitation of a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 384 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the electronic submission of an application to vote by mail. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 385 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 392 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to posting notice of a meeting of a governmental body on the Internet instead of in a newspaper. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 435 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to the powers and duties of a county treasurer. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 494 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio
Relating to the availability of certain property and casualty insurance forms on the Internet. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 670 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to the Texas Identification Number system. Senate: Business & Commerce Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 700 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Relating to the use of electronic processes by and electronic information submitted to the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission; authorizing a fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 715 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob
Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy
Relating to sworn statements and other documentation provided to support the issuance of a search warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 725 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 737 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Moody, Joe
Relating to certain protective orders and magistrate's orders for emergency protection. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 795 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Klick, Stephanie
Relating to establishing an interstate voter registration crosscheck program. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 853 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Button, Angie
Relating to the signature requirement for a sales tax permit application filed electronically. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 884 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the deadline for certain taxing units to provide notice of the unit's proposed property tax rate. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 894 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the state virtual school network. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 902 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the disclosure of certain public information by a public school district. House: Public Education
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Public Education
SB 915 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the establishment and administration by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of a textbook affordability pilot program at a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 967 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the authority of a district clerk to collect certain fees for providing electronic copies of court records. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1011 84-0 (2015) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to public school choice, including school campus information, student transfers, the public education grant program, and the transportation allotment. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1097 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain out-of-network provider charges; authorizing a fee; providing a penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1161 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Elkins, Gary | et. al.
Relating to certain purchasing methods by state agencies and local governments. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1188 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando
Relating to a study on the feasibility of requiring certain researchers to make research papers available to the public. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1192 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the confidentiality of certain information stored as part of the preparation of reports and personal financial statements required to be filed with the Texas Ethics Commission. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1209 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the privacy of certain personal information held by health and human services agencies. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1212 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the creation of the offense of unlawful disclosure of intimate visual material. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1219 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to a combined online application for persons applying for certain state and local economic development incentives. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1230 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on certain districts' Internet websites. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 1237 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Sponsor: Sanford, Scott
Relating to Internet broadcasts of open meetings held by the policy board of certain metropolitan planning organizations. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1341 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Laubenberg, Jodie
Relating to the transfer of certain court records. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1353 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to the provision and administration of indigent defense services. House: County Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1364 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy
Relating to electronic filing of certain reports. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1437 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Relating to the electronic filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures and of personal financial statements by certain officeholders and candidates and the content of those statements; creating a criminal offense. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1454 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing counties to require the submission of digital maps in connection with the county plat approval process. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1470 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Raney, John
Relating to the establishment of state authorization reciprocity agreements for postsecondary distance learning courses. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1491 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the use of a mobile phone by a person occupying a voting station. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1520 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to transparency of certain information related to certain health benefit plan coverage. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1525 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the use of communication devices at a voting station. Filed
SB 1625 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to consumer information regarding career schools and colleges. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1668 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to an online searchable central grant database. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1714 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to the release of student academic information by a public institution of higher education for certain purposes and the manner in which the information is used. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1760 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the transparent and equitable application of ad valorem tax procedures. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
See remarks for effective date
SB 1812 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to transparency in the reporting and public availability of information regarding eminent domain authority; providing a civil penalty. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 1814 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to establishment of a child-care facility database on the Department of Family and Protective Services' Internet website. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 1844 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Walle, Armando
Relating to the establishment and functions of the Interagency Data Transparency Commission. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1845 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to employment of a statewide data coordinator in the Department of Information Resources. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1864 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al.
Sponsor: Canales, Terry | et. al.
Relating to requiring a peace officer to obtain a warrant to search a cellular telephone or other wireless communications device. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1865 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the filing of a complaint with the Railroad Commission of Texas. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1874 84-0 (2015) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to accessing criminal history record information and other records of involvement in the criminal justice system; authorizing fees; authorizing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1877 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Galindo, Rick
Relating to the development and maintenance by each state agency of a data use agreement for the state agency's employees and to training related to that agreement. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1937 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to civil penalties levied and disciplinary proceedings conducted against certain covered entities. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1970 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to increasing the electronic filing fee for certain courts. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 13 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the State Pension Review Board and public retirement systems; authorizing a fee. House: Pensions
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 14 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al. Relating to the fiscal transparency and accountability of certain entities responsible for public money. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Returned to committee
HB 21 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al. Relating to a central database containing information about offenders who have committed certain offenses against children or offenses involving family or dating violence. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 23 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to restrictions on the use of commercial social networking sites by sex offenders; imposing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 216 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 239 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to verification of motor vehicle financial responsibility information. House: Technology Laid on the table subject to call
HB 241 83-0 (2013) Author: Otto, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the notice provided by the chief appraiser of an appraisal district of the availability of agreement forms authorizing certain electronic communications. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 270 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to an electronic means for voters to determine the status of ballots submitted by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 284 83-0 (2013) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on districts' Internet websites. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 313 83-0 (2013) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 318 83-0 (2013) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to employer access to the personal accounts of certain employees and job applicants through electronic communication devices; establishing an unlawful employment practice. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 346 83-0 (2013) Author: Deshotel, Joe
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the accessing and use of electronically readable personal identification information obtained from driver's licenses or personal identification certificates. House: Technology
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 349 83-0 (2013) Author: Canales, Terry
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to electronically filing any court document in a criminal case in Hidalgo County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 395 83-0 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al. Relating to the use by certain health care providers of electronically readable information from a driver's license or personal identification certificate. House: Technology Left pending in committee
HB 451 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to restrictions on access to certain personal online accounts through electronic communication devices by employers or public or private institutions of higher education; establishing an unlawful employment practice. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 453 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the application, renewal, and period of validity of a registration under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; authorizing the increase of a fee. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 457 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the aggregation of data in the Public Education Information Management System (PEIMS) regarding public school students in foster care. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 525 83-0 (2013) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Relating to the collection of data relating to military-connected students through the Public Education Information Management System (PEIMS). House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 579 83-0 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to a study on the feasibility of online voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 600 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the adoption of certain voting procedures necessary to implement the federal Military and Overseas Voter Empowerment Act, including the modification of certain election deadlines. House: Elections Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 631 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to establishing an advance directive registry. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 698 83-0 (2013) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to certain procedures for submitting legible and classifiable fingerprints with an application for a license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 770 83-0 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to electronic submission of an application to vote by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 810 83-0 (2013) Author: Cook, Byron Relating to distribution of state agency reports to legislators. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 840 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to the identification of breeder deer. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 889 83-0 (2013) Author: Fallon, Pat | et. al. Relating to the requirement that certain governmental bodies make audio and video recordings of open meetings available on the Internet. House: Technology Placed on General State Calendar
HB 912 83-0 (2013) Author: Gooden, Lance | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to images captured by unmanned aircraft and other images and recordings; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 940 83-0 (2013) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to providing for legislative information on the Internet in Spanish. House: Technology Reported favorably as substituted
HB 981 83-0 (2013) Author: Harless, Patricia Relating to the production of the index of the parties to all suits by the clerk of a district court. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 984 83-0 (2013) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to certain information required to be provided to an applicant for a marriage license. House: Technology
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1004 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to an electronic system adopted and maintained by public institutions of higher education to employ a person to track the academic progress of military veterans or their family members receiving student financial assistance. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 1011 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Susan Relating to the punishment for the offense of online solicitation of a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1032 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the creation of a standard request form for prior authorization of prescription drug benefits. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1035 83-0 (2013) Author: Huberty, Dan
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures and of personal financial statements by certain officeholders and candidates. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1046 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the use by certain health care providers of electronically readable information from a driver's license or personal identification certificate. House: Technology Referred to Technology
HB 1064 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the prosecution of the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1083 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the venue for prosecution of certain computer crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1085 83-0 (2013) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to the creation of a task force to study maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1098 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to family cost share provisions in the early childhood intervention program. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1100 83-0 (2013) Author: Otto, John Relating to eligibility of children's advocacy centers for contracts to provide services for children and family members in child abuse and neglect cases and to investigations of those cases. House: Human Services Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1129 83-0 (2013) Author: White, James | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Relating to a program allowing certain military voters on active duty overseas to cast a ballot electronically. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1131 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary | et. al. Relating to a database of employers penalized for failure to pay wages or convicted of certain offenses involving wage theft. House: Economic & Small Business Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1201 83-0 (2013) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to public school Internet website information concerning local programs and services available to assist homeless students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1223 83-0 (2013) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn | et. al.
Relating to the temporary exemption of certain tangible personal property related to data centers from the sales and use tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1227 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Relating to the use of an Internet application to allow access by court-appointed volunteer advocates to child protective services case information. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1257 83-0 (2013) Author: Stephenson, Phil | et. al. Relating to restrictions on the use of commercial social networking sites by sex offenders; imposing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1271 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Relating to providing links in the online text of proposed legislation to other state laws referenced in that legislation. House: Technology
Senate: Administration
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1295 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the release of a motor vehicle accident report; authorizing a fee. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1309 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to authorizing a credit representing motor fuels taxes against, and imposing, a mileage tax and to the use of revenue from that tax; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1375 83-0 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to an exemption for certain solo practitioner attorneys from electronic filing fees. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1390 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the electronic submission of a request for an attorney general opinion. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1396 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Susan | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to a study on alcohol and controlled substance statistics prepared by the Department of Family and Protective Services and the Department of State Health Services. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1399 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to electronic availability of certain property and casualty insurance forms. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1487 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to the Internet posting of certain information regarding state grants. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1529 83-0 (2013) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on certain districts' Internet websites. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1540 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the prosecution of certain criminal offenses involving theft or involving fraud or other deceptive practices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1592 83-0 (2013) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the electronic recording of proceedings in a statutory probate court in Collin County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1615 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al. Relating to the duration of a deer breeder's permit. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1638 83-0 (2013) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to electronic submission of certain political convention records. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1641 83-0 (2013) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to electronic filing software provided or approved by the Texas Ethics Commission. House: Technology Referred to Technology
HB 1645 83-0 (2013) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to the monitoring of the Internet access of certain sex offenders placed on community supervision or released on parole or to mandatory supervision. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1805 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the fiscal transparency and accountability of certain entities responsible for public money. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1826 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary Relating to authorizing the Department of Agriculture to create a database of nonpaying buyers of agricultural products; authorizing a fee. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 1926 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn | et. al.
Relating to the operation of the state virtual school network and courses provided through other distance learning arrangements. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1983 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the fiscal transparency of certain entities responsible for public money. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1994 83-0 (2013) Author: Reynolds, Ron
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the purchase of certain commodity items by a state agency. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2022 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the electronic mail address of a prospective juror. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2037 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to electronic transmission of documentation involved in certain insurance transactions. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2058 83-0 (2013) Author: Allen, Alma
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the administration of a high school equivalency examination. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2080 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to guardianships, including the assessment and payment of attorney's fees and other court costs in guardianships, and to court-created management trusts for persons who have physical disabilities or who are incapacitated; changing the amount of a fee and requiring the collection of a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 1/1/14
HB 2103 83-0 (2013) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to education research centers and the sharing of educational data between state agencies; redesignating certain fees as charges. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2122 83-0 (2013) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the posting by the Railroad Commission of Texas on its Internet website of certain enforcement information. House: Technology Referred to Technology
HB 2211 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the availability on the Internet of reports of political contributions and expenditures filed in connection with certain county judicial offices. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2223 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the availability of information from the federal Election Assistance Commission on the secretary of state's Internet website. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2268 83-0 (2013) Author: Frullo, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to search warrants issued in this state and other states for certain customer data, communications, and other related information held in electronic storage in this state and other states by providers of electronic communications services and remote computing services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2302 83-0 (2013) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to signing electronic or digital court documents, to the electronic filing system established by the Texas Supreme Court, to the statewide electronic filing system fund, to certain court fees and court costs, and to recovery of electronic filing fees by taxing units; imposing and authorizing certain fees. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2372 83-0 (2013) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to establishing an interstate voter registration crosscheck program. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2402 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary | et. al. Relating to prevention of discrimination and harassment in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2422 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzales, Larry
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to consideration of advanced Internet-based computing service options in state purchasing and to the use of advanced Internet-based computing services by state agencies. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 2436 83-0 (2013) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to authorizing certain persons to file documents electronically for recording with a county clerk in certain counties. House: County Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2465 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the secretary of state providing information to voters regarding their voting status through an Internet website. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2515 83-0 (2013) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the provision of an election deadline calendar to authorities holding elections. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2539 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to requiring computer technicians to report images of child pornography; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2562 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Relating to an annual report on the Public Assistance Reporting Information System. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 2566 83-0 (2013) Author: Carter, Stefani Relating to electronic payment of premiums to the Texas Health Insurance Pool. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 2569 83-0 (2013) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the methods by which a registrar must provide notice to an applicant of a rejected application for voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2576 83-0 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al. Relating to the appointment of a state cybersecurity coordinator. House: Technology Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2638 83-0 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al. Relating to the Cybersecurity, Education, and Economic Development Council. House: Technology Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2647 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the processing and payment of claims for reimbursement by providers under the Medicaid program. House: Human Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2668 83-0 (2013) Author: Vo, Hubert
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to requirements applicable to meetings of the governing board of certain junior college districts. House: Technology
Senate: Open Government
Effective immediately
HB 2702 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Doug Relating to the electronic filing of personal financial statements by certain county officers, county employees, and candidates for county office. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 2704 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to bids for construction contracts for certain conservation and reclamation districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2721 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to improving the delivery and quality of certain health and human services, including the delivery and quality of Medicaid acute care services and long-term services and supports. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 2814 83-0 (2013) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the use of utility usage information by governmental entities. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2875 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the motor vehicle inspection program; creating an offense; amending the amount of certain fees. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2888 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to establishing the juvenile first offender program. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 2897 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Doug | et. al. Relating to an integrated intelligence system to aid state and local law enforcement agencies in locating and arresting fugitives; authorizing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2913 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to trusts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2939 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the interoperability of and standards for information systems of the Health and Human Services Commission and health and human services agencies for sending and receiving protected health information. House: Technology Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3080 83-0 (2013) Author: Márquez, Marisa Relating to a study on the feasibility of creating a program to provide discounts on Internet access to individuals who are eligible for lifeline telephone services. House: Technology Referred to Technology
HB 3084 83-0 (2013) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to authorizing a municipal clerk to file documents electronically for recording with a county clerk. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3093 83-0 (2013) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the powers and duties of the Department of Information Resources and the Legislative Budget Board regarding information resources technologies of state agencies. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3112 83-0 (2013) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al. Relating to the public notice required to be provided by certain taxing units before adopting an ad valorem tax rate. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3155 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the expansion of the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3184 83-0 (2013) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to the compilation and publication of statistics regarding certain recipients of financial assistance benefits. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3186 83-0 (2013) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to an annual study and report regarding asset information of certain applicants for certain assistance programs. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3256 83-0 (2013) Author: Kacal, Kyle | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the eligibility of certain vehicles to be operated as farm vehicles on a road or highway in this state. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3263 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Doug Relating to the payment of fees and other costs by credit card, debit card or electronic means in municipalities and counties. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3269 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3301 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the regulation of controlled substances and the establishment of an electronic system for monitoring controlled substances; providing criminal penalties; authorizing a fee. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3365 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the prosecution of certain criminal offenses involving theft or fraud by check or similar sight order; providing penalties; imposing fees. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3366 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to a nonsubstantive correction in the Penal Code. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3397 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to comprehensive reviews of certain special districts. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Finance
Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
HB 3472 83-0 (2013) Author: Paddie, Chris Relating to procedures for the submission by school districts of amended data through the Public Education Information Management System. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3500 83-0 (2013) Author: Perez, Mary Ann Relating to the electronic transmission of balloting materials for an election to certain voters located outside this state. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3505 83-0 (2013) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to the establishment and administration of a state bullion depository and the investment of certain public money in precious metals and depository accounts. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3576 83-0 (2013) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the application of the law of this state to certain Internet contracts. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3627 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary Relating to civil liability for promotion of certain improper visual images. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3688 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the purchase of computer equipment by the Department of Information Resources. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3747 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a central database containing information about certain persons who have been convicted of or received a grant of deferred adjudication for certain offenses involving animal cruelty; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3749 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the guidelines for animal shelters. House: Urban Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3804 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to written electronic communications between members of a governmental body. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HCR 212 83-0 (2013) Author: Frullo, John
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. 2268. Signed by the Governor
HCR 217 83-0 (2013) Author: Gooden, Lance
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections to H.B. No. 912. Signed by the Governor
HJR 141 83-0 (2013) Author: Kuempel, John Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize online poker gaming regulated under federal law. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HR 3035 83-0 (2013) Author: Gooden, Lance Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 912. Reported enrolled
SB 13 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the State Pension Review Board and public retirement systems; authorizing a fee. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 14 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim | et. al.
Relating to the fiscal transparency and accountability of certain entities responsible for public money. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Returned to committee
SB 105 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to the use of a wireless communication device or other portable electronic device to provide evidence of motor vehicle financial responsibility. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 118 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to prohibiting an employer from requiring or requesting access to the personal accounts of employees and job applicants through electronic communication devices; establishing an unlawful employment practice. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 126 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, John
Relating to the creation of a mental health and substance abuse public reporting system. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 166 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Larson, Lyle
Relating to the use by certain health care providers of electronically readable information from a driver's license or personal identification certificate. House: Technology
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 173 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to prohibiting the use of radio frequency identification technology to transmit information regarding public school students. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 195 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the maintenance by the Legislative Budget Board of a searchable database containing certain budget information. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 222 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the venue for prosecution of certain computer crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 245 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Otto, John
Relating to eligibility of children's advocacy centers for contracts to provide services for children and family members in child abuse and neglect cases. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 246 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
Relating to the electronic submission of a request for an attorney general opinion. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 249 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the prosecution of the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 308 83-0 (2013) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to the collection of data relating to military-connected students through the Public Education Information Management System (PEIMS). Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 315 83-0 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Strama, Mark | et. al.
Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 401 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Allen, Alma
Relating to a notification requirement if a school counselor is not assigned to a public school campus. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 416 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to restrictions on access to certain personal online accounts through electronic communication devices by employers or public or private institutions of higher education; establishing an unlawful employment practice. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 417 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to public access to personal financial statements filed by candidates for and holders of state office and state chairs of political parties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 419 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the creation of a central database for and health and human services agency investigations of alleged abuse, neglect, and exploitation violations and rights violations at certain facilities operated in this state. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 495 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Walle, Armando | et. al.
Relating to the creation of a task force to study maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 636 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to public information regarding bonds and other obligations issued by the state and local governments. Senate: Open Government Left pending in committee
SB 644 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the creation of a standard request form for prior authorization of prescription drug benefits. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 647 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to guardianships, including the assessment and payment of attorney's fees and other court costs in guardianships, and to court-created management trusts for persons who have physical disabilities or who are incapacitated. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 648 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to trusts. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 667 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to a study on the feasibility of requiring certain researchers to make research papers available to the public. House: Higher Education
Senate: Open Government
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 677 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Leach, Jeff
Relating to the electronic recording of proceedings in a statutory probate court in Collin County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 753 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the production of the index of the parties to all suits by the clerk of a district court. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 755 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures and of personal financial statements by certain officeholders and candidates. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 821 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to the prosecution of certain criminal offenses involving theft or involving fraud or other deceptive practices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 833 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the collection of data through the Public Education Information Management System (PEIMS) as to the foster care status of public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 843 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Relating to public access to boundary, financial, and tax rate information of certain political subdivisions. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Open Government
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 845 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Darby, Drew | et. al.
Relating to the use of e-mail and website technology by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. House: Technology
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 852 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to availability of certain property and casualty insurance forms. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 904 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the adoption of certain voting procedures and the modification of certain election deadlines, including those necessary to implement the federal Military and Overseas Voter Empowerment Act. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
SB 963 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the use of an Internet application to allow access by court-appointed volunteer advocates to child protective services case information. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 989 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the identification of breeder deer. Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 1052 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Frullo, John | et. al.
Relating to search warrants issued in this state and other states for certain customer data, communications, and other information held in electronic storage in this state and other states by providers of electronic communications services and remote computing services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
House passage as amended reported
SB 1060 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to family cost share provisions in the early childhood intervention program. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1074 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg
Relating to electronic transmission of documentation involved in certain insurance transactions. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1088 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to warrants issued to obtain location information from wireless communications devices. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1089 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and to catastrophe preparedness in the seacoast territories of this state. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1101 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
Relating to the Cybersecurity, Education, and Economic Development Council. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
SB 1102 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
Relating to the appointment of a state cybersecurity coordinator. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
SB 1134 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Elkins, Gary | et. al.
Relating to the duties of the Department of Information Resources regarding cybersecurity. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1146 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to the establishment of the statewide electronic filing system fund and to certain court fees and court costs to fund the account; imposing fees. Senate: Jurisprudence Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1147 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to the electronic filing system established by rule or order of the Texas Supreme Court; authorizing fees. Senate: Jurisprudence Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1160 83-0 (2013) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to authorizing certain persons to file documents electronically for recording with a county clerk in certain counties. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1190 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to requiring computer technicians to report images of child pornography; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1297 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to written electronic communications between members of a governmental body. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Open Government
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1298 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn | et. al. Relating to the provision of electronic courses in public schools, the state virtual school network, and school district digital capabilities. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1437 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Sanford, Scott | et. al.
Relating to authorizing certain persons to file documents electronically for recording with a county clerk. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1510 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to the public notice required to be provided by certain taxing units before adopting an ad valorem tax rate. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/14
SB 1544 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1597 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to the development of state agency information security plans. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1610 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to the notification of individuals following a breach of security of computerized data. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1652 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the fiscal transparency and accountability of certain entities responsible for public money. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SJR 43 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize online poker gaming regulated under federal law. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SR 1084 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 912. Reported enrolled
SB 36 83-1 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to electronic voter registration. Filed
SB 22 83-2 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to electronic voter registration. Filed
SB 12 83-3 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to electronic voter registration. Filed
HB 69 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the application of a vital statistics record fee to general records management. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 100 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to a central database containing information about certain offenders who have committed offenses involving family or dating violence. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 101 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the creation of a hotline to report suspected incidents of impaired driving or dangerous driving. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 111 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to the adoption of voting procedures necessary to implement the federal Military and Overseas Voter Empowerment Act. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 140 82-0 (2011) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to requiring state contractors and grant recipients to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program, or E-verify; adding a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 178 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to requiring governmental entities to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program or E-verify. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 198 82-0 (2011) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to the use of private procurement specialists for certain state agency contracts. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 202 82-0 (2011) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al. Relating to requiring state contractors to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program, or E-verify. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 224 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to bullying, including cyberbullying, in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 266 82-0 (2011) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the use of address-matching software by certain state agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 300 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the privacy of protected health information; providing administrative, civil, and criminal penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 316 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the designation of property tax agents. House: Ways & Means Considered in Calendars
HB 321 82-0 (2011) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to certain unfair practices in the settlement of insurance claims involving noneconomic damages. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 328 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to information provided to a person applying for a state tax permit or license. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 336 82-0 (2011) Author: Marquez, Marisa
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Jose
Relating to the filing and posting on the Internet of reports of political contributions and expenditures required in connection with the office of member of the board of trustees of certain school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 507 82-0 (2011) Author: Button, Angie | et. al. Relating to notice for certain transactions involving local government entities in populous counties. House: Technology Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 560 82-0 (2011) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al. Relating to electronic textbooks, state-developed open-source textbooks, and other instructional materials for public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
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 601 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to requiring employers to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program or E-verify. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 610 82-0 (2011) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to certain notices sent by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 623 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to the detection and reporting of unauthorized immigration, the collection and dissemination of information concerning unauthorized immigration, the legal treatment or classification of unauthorized immigrants for certain purposes, the enforcement of certain laws governing immigration, and the establishment of English as the official language of this state. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 627 82-0 (2011) Author: Woolley, Beverly
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to a fee collected by a district clerk for certain certified copies. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 710 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to verification of identity of applicants for benefits under and prevention of duplicate participation in the financial assistance and supplemental nutrition assistance programs. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 726 82-0 (2011) Author: Sheffield, Ralph
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the electronic distribution of information to legislators by state agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 736 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to online information and resources regarding public institutions of higher education and career schools and colleges. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 843 82-0 (2011) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to the use of electronic means for the delivery of ad valorem tax bills to certain property owners and agents. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/12
HB 929 82-0 (2011) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to the execution docket and other records of certain court clerks. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 976 82-0 (2011) Author: Carter, Stefani | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the issuance of a warrant or summons by a magistrate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1017 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to a notification requirement if a counselor is not assigned to a public school campus. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1052 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to criminal background checks on users of online dating services and to disclosures of online dating safety measures; providing a civil penalty. House: Technology Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1059 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to bullying, including cyberbullying, in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1081 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to reports and complaints filed with the Texas Ethics Commission. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1103 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to conditions of community supervision for persons convicted of certain criminal offenses involving animal cruelty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1137 82-0 (2011) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the transmission of records regarding over-the-counter sales of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, and norpseudoephedrine and a person's civil liability for certain acts arising from the sale of those products. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1147 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to notice by a governmental entity regarding certain geospatial data products. House: Technology
Senate: Open Government, Select
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1153 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to public access to financial and tax rate information of political subdivisions. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1224 82-0 (2011) Author: Reynolds, Ron
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to expulsion of a public school student who commits certain criminal acts involving a computer, computer network, or computer system owned by or operated on behalf of a school district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1236 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on districts' Internet websites. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1237 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to Internet access to checking account transactions of a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1257 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the application and verification of eligibility for certain public benefits programs. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1272 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Doug | et. al. Relating to requiring employers to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program or E-Verify; establishing an unlawful employment practice and providing criminal penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1348 82-0 (2011) Author: Marquez, Marisa | et. al. Relating to policies, procedures, and training to address bullying of public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
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 1391 82-0 (2011) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to persons authorized to access or use electronically readable information derived from a driver's license, commercial driver's license, or personal identification certificate. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1444 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to electronic contracts and solicitations offered to consumers for goods or services. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1460 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to measures to increase cost efficiency at public institutions of higher education and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, including the elimination of certain reporting and other requirements imposed on institutions or the coordinating board. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1502 82-0 (2011) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to allowing military voters on active duty overseas to receive and cast a ballot electronically. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1504 82-0 (2011) Author: Munoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to statutory references to the common electronic infrastructure project formerly known as TexasOnline. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 1512 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to an electronic record of eligibility for Medicaid benefits. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1536 82-0 (2011) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1579 82-0 (2011) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to information resources technologies of state agencies. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1584 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to an electronic means for voters to determine the status of ballots submitted by mail. House: Elections No action taken in committee
HB 1626 82-0 (2011) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al. Relating to the use of alternate electronic reporting databases for over-the-counter sales of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, and norpseudoephedrine. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1636 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al. Relating to certain financial requirements of certain toll project entities. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1661 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the provision of Internet service to consumers. House: Technology Left pending in committee
HB 1666 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online impersonation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1689 82-0 (2011) Author: Brown, Fred | et. al. Relating to the monitoring and enhancement of health and human services information technology. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1726 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system and to an offense involving the release of a DNA sample to an unauthorized recipient. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1765 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to an emergency public service messaging network. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1781 82-0 (2011) Author: Price, Walter "Four" | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to obsolete or redundant reporting requirements applicable to state agencies and to certain reports, communications, publications, and other documents involving the attorney general. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 1784 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to requiring an interagency memorandum of understanding regarding the Public Assistance Reporting Information System and to the use of data from that system. House: Human Services
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 1800 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the detection and reporting of unauthorized immigration, the collection and dissemination of information concerning unauthorized immigration, and the enforcement of certain laws governing immigration. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1830 82-0 (2011) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the method of delivery of certain notices sent by statutory probate court associate judges. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 1841 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the taxability of Internet hosting. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1888 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to requiring employers to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program, or E-Verify. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1891 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the execution of a search warrant for data or information contained in or on certain devices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1933 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Wayne | et. al. Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Received from the House
HB 1951 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the continuation and operation of the Texas Department of Insurance and the operation of certain insurance programs; imposing administrative penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1972 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to electronic reports and correspondence submitted to state agencies by public entities. House: Technology Left pending in committee
HB 2022 82-0 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to state fiscal matters; creating an offense. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2108 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to electronic filing and rerecording of livestock marks and brands by county clerks. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2173 82-0 (2011) Author: Torres, Raul | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Relating to the adoption of certain voting procedures and to certain elections, including procedures necessary to implement the federal Military and Overseas Voter Empowerment Act, deadlines for declaration of candidacy and dates for certain elections, and to terms of certain elected officials. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
House appoints conferees-reported
HB 2290 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al. Relating to a searchable database for the bonds and other debt obligations issued by local governmental entities. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2316 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to county powers, duties, and services, including the powers and duties of certain districts, and the authorization of certain health care programs and studies. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2336 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2340 82-0 (2011) Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al. Relating to the creation of a cybersecurity, education, and economic development council. House: Technology
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 2357 82-0 (2011) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to motor vehicles; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
See remarks for effective date
HB 2385 82-0 (2011) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the DNA database at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2513 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to developing a list of preferred vendors that provide support to open-enrollment charter schools in using the Public Education Information Management System. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2520 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, John Relating to the linking of data regarding specialized technology research projects conducted by general academic teaching institutions and other state agencies. House: Technology Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2537 82-0 (2011) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to the reporting of information to claims databases by insurers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2575 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles' electronic lien system. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2749 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to providing for legislative information on the Internet in Spanish. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2758 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to mandatory emergency alert systems at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2814 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2819 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Susan | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the operation and efficiency of the eligibility determination process for supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2842 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to Internet posting by the Legislative Budget Board of certain budget documents. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 2866 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the electronic submission of certain documents to the attorney general and the submission of certain documents by the attorney general; imposing certain fees. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 2926 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to reporting by school districts for purposes of the Public Education Information Management System (PEIMS) of data on students who drop out or otherwise leave public school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2944 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to a searchable database for the bonds and other debt obligations issued by local governmental entities. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2990 82-0 (2011) Author: Deshotel, Joe
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the electronic storage of personal identification information obtained from driver's licenses or personal identification certificates. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 3053 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to efficiency in the delivery of health and human services. House: Human Services Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3088 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the state virtual school network and virtual high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3129 82-0 (2011) Author: Price, Walter "Four" Relating to requiring employers to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program, or E-verify; creating an administrative penalty. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3216 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to electronic communication between property owners and chief appraisers, appraisal districts, appraisal review boards, or any combination of those persons. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3226 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the regulation of, including fee and installment plan assistance, certain small loans made to consumers. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
HB 3280 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to additional virtual instruction at public and private elementary and secondary schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3294 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the posting of annual financial information on public Internet websites by certain transportation-related entities. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3313 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the electronic recording of proceedings in a statutory probate court in Collin County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3324 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the operations and monitoring of fusion centers in this state. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 3333 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the authority of the governor to order the disconnection of state computer networks from the Internet. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3396 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3442 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to authorizing certain courts to access information in the juvenile justice information system. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3455 82-0 (2011) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to monitoring the Internet access of certain high-risk sex offenders who are released on parole or to mandatory supervision. House: Corrections Meeting cancelled
HB 3516 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to requiring a public institution of higher education to make certain faculty information available to the public on the institution's Internet website. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3585 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the adoption of voting procedures necessary to implement the federal Military and Overseas Voter Empowerment Act. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3660 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John Relating to requiring the secretary of state to publish the session laws of the legislature electronically and eliminating certain requirements for publishing and distributing volumes of the session laws. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3665 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John Relating to state fiscal matters related to general government. House: Appropriations Postponed
HB 3669 82-0 (2011) Author: Carter, Stefani Relating to the funding for and user friendliness of the website operated by the Public Utility Commission of Texas to provide information regarding the power to choose retail electric providers. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3695 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to the confidentiality of records and files related to a child who is charged with or convicted of certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only or is found to have engaged in certain conduct indicating a need for supervision. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3714 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the regulation of controlled substances and the establishment of an electronic system for monitoring controlled substances; providing criminal penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3737 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to broadcasting of athletic competitions sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 161 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Recalling H.B. No. 1951 from the senate to the house. Signed by the Governor
HR 2684 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Van Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 100. Reported enrolled
SB 8 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to improving the quality and efficiency of health care. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Point of order sustained
SB 42 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to bullying through electronic means in public schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 84 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to requiring governmental entities and contractors with governmental entities to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program, or E-verify. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 100 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the adoption of certain voting procedures and to certain elections, including procedures necessary to implement the federal Military and Overseas Voter Empowerment Act, deadlines for declaration of candidacy and dates for certain elections, and to terms of certain elected officials. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 217 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to expulsion of a public school student who commits certain criminal acts involving a computer, computer network, or computer system owned by or operated on behalf of a school district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 242 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al. Relating to bullying, including cyberbullying, in public schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 245 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to bullying, including cyberbullying, in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 391 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the provision of electronic samples of a textbook adopted by the State Board of Education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 405 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a notification requirement if a counselor is not assigned to a public school campus. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 442 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne | et. al.
Relating to notice by a governmental entity regarding certain geospatial data products. House: Technology
Senate: Open Government, Select
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 488 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to criminal background checks on users of online dating services and to disclosures of online dating safety measures; providing a civil penalty. House: Technology
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 603 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to the filing and posting on the Internet of reports of political contributions and expenditures required in connection with the office of member of the board of trustees of certain school districts. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 622 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to the privacy of protected health information; providing administrative and civil penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 631 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Munoz, Jr., Sergio
Relating to statutory references to the common electronic infrastructure project formerly known as TexasOnline. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 644 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the continuation and operation of the Texas Department of Insurance and the operation of certain insurance programs; imposing administrative penalties. Senate: Government Organization Committee report printed and distributed
SB 680 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Woolley, Beverly
Relating to a fee collected by a district clerk for certain certified copies. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Postponed
SB 700 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the maintenance by the Legislative Budget Board of a searchable database containing certain budget information. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 752 82-0 (2011) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to Internet access to checking account transactions of a public institution of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 779 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al. Relating to a central database containing information about certain persons who have been convicted of or received a grant of deferred adjudication for certain offenses involving animal cruelty; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 808 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 827 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the child health plan and medical assistance programs. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 870 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to notifying parents of changes to school district policy. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 886 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Darby, Drew
Relating to the execution docket and other records of certain court clerks. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 913 82-0 (2011) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the transmission of records regarding over-the-counter sales of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, and norpseudoephedrine and a person's civil liability for certain acts arising from the sale of those products. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
SB 933 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the electronic submission of certain documents to the attorney general and the submission of certain documents by the attorney general; imposing certain fees. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Open Government, Select
Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
SB 935 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the method of delivery of certain notices sent by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Senate: Open Government, Select Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 952 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the use of electronic means for the delivery of ad valorem tax bills to certain property owners and agents. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 970 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to information included in a searchable state revenue and expenditure database maintained by the comptroller. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 971 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to an emergency public service messaging network. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 988 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
Relating to the creation of a cybersecurity, education, and economic development council. House: Technology
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1013 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the contents of the sex offender registration form and to information included in the sex offender database maintained by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1064 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the collection and use of certain information by certain insurers; providing administrative penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1094 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose
Sponsor: Strama, Mark
Relating to the availability of online testing for high school equivalency examinations. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1108 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to requiring computer technicians to report images of child pornography; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1219 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Carter, Stefani
Relating to the Internet website operated by the Public Utility Commission of Texas to provide information regarding a customer's power to choose retail electric providers. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1228 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim
Relating to the duties of district clerks regarding certain electronic filing systems. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1237 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to persons authorized to access or use electronically readable information derived from a driver's license, commercial driver's license, or personal identification certificate. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1241 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim
Relating to authorizing certain courts to access information in the juvenile justice information system. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1329 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online harassment. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1366 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to the prosecution and registration of, and regulation concerning, sex offenders in this state. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 1396 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to measures to increase cost efficiency at public institutions of higher education and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, including the elimination of certain reporting and other requirements imposed on institutions or the coordinating board. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1402 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to motor vehicles; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1446 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to modifications of eligibility criteria, processes, and systems used in certain state benefits programs designed to improve efficiency. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1483 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the state virtual school network and virtual high schools. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1522 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Relating to the entering of a plea in a criminal case by a defendant confined in a penal institution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1548 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system and to an offense involving the release of a DNA sample to an unauthorized recipient. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1571 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to information subject to the public information law. Senate: Open Government, Select Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1579 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to state fiscal matters related to general government. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Reported favorably as substituted
SB 1614 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1618 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom
Relating to reporting requirements of state agencies and school districts. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1652 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to the implementation of new processes for the purposes of budget transparency, fiscal responsibility, and open government. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Referred to State Affairs
SB 1692 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Alvarado, Carol
Relating to municipal and county budgets on the Internet. House: County Affairs
Senate: Open Government, Select
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1720 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to state fiscal matters; creating an offense. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1730 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Johnson, Eric
Relating to requiring the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to create a tool to allow prospective students to compare general academic teaching institutions by certain criteria. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1752 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to confidentiality of certain Class C misdemeanor records related to the conviction of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1759 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the application process for single family housing loans offered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1826 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the definition in the open meetings law of the term "deliberation." House: State Affairs
Senate: Open Government, Select
Referred to State Affairs
SB 1874 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to requiring a public institution of higher education to make certain faculty information available to the public on the institution's Internet website. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SR 1249 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 100. Reported enrolled
HB 34 82-1 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to funding for basic civil legal services, indigent defense, and judicial technical support through certain fees and court costs and to the establishment of the judicial access and improvement account. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 66 82-1 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on districts' Internet websites. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 25 82-1 (2011) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 7. Signed by the Governor
SB 7 82-1 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the administration, quality, and efficiency of health care, health and human services, and health benefits programs in this state; creating an offense; providing penalties. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 23 82-1 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose | et. al. Relating to funding for basic civil legal services, indigent defense, and judicial technical support through certain fees and court costs and to the establishment of the judicial access and improvement account. Co-author authorized
SB 27 82-1 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the definition in the open meetings law of the term "deliberation." Filed
SB 30 82-1 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the state virtual school network. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SCR 4 82-1 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 7. Filed
HB 22 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al. Relating to restrictions on the use of the Internet by sex offenders and to the collection and exchange of information regarding those offenders. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 57 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to exemptions from the sales tax for personal computers during a limited period. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 76 81-0 (2009) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al. Relating to the comptroller's electronic funds transfer system and the use of electronic paycards. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 198 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to certain unfair practices in the settlement of insurance claims involving noneconomic damages. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 251 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the use of public resources to make communications that contain political advertising; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 266 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to regulating the provision of benefits and services to, and the verification of the employment status of, immigrants and to enforcing laws relating to immigrants; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 422 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to information provided to a person applying for a state tax permit or license. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 481 81-0 (2009) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to an open document format for electronic state documents. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 492 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob | et. al.
Relating to the expansion of faith- and community-based health and human services and social services initiatives. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 495 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the distribution of state agency publications and reports to members of the legislature, the governor, and other state officials. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 551 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the electronic transmission of a federal postcard application used for voting. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 561 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the authority of county auditors with respect to computer software and data of other local officers or departments. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 576 81-0 (2009) Author: Sheffield, Ralph | et. al. Relating to the electronic distribution of information to legislators by state agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 583 81-0 (2009) Author: Dukes, Dawnna
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to expansion of the electronic eligibility information pilot project operated by the Health and Human Services Commission. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 628 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a human trafficking prevention task force and the creation of a trafficking victim database. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 658 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to requiring governmental entities to participate in the federal electronic verification of work authorization program. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 708 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to higher education transfer practices, articulation agreements, policies for dropping courses, and special-purpose centers and to the formula funding for certain credit hours. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 772 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to Internet broadcasts of open meetings held by the State Board of Education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1039 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al. Relating to the creation of county databases containing information on county expenditures. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 1081 81-0 (2009) Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to requiring posting of certain information regarding nursing homes and related institutions on the Department of Aging and Disability Services website. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1181 81-0 (2009) Author: Miklos, Robert Relating to a moratorium on requiring public school assessment instruments to be administered to students by computer. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1218 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Donna
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to programs to exchange certain health information between the Health and Human Services Commission and certain health care entities and facilities. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1453 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to long-term care consumer information made available through the Internet. House: Human Services Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1479 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1539 81-0 (2009) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on districts' Internet websites. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1677 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to notice by a governmental entity regarding certain geospatial data products. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1705 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the Department of Information Resources, including the abolition of the telecommunications planning and oversight council, the electronic commerce network, and the electronic procurement marketplace and standards for certain school district software. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1754 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the Texas Education Agency's online clearinghouse of information concerning best practices for public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1830 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to information technology security practices of state agencies. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1833 81-0 (2009) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al. Relating to the electronic storage of records by the clerks of the supreme court and the courts of appeals. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1889 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, John Relating to the electronic transmission of certain information by and to health benefit plan issuers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1954 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al. Relating to the provision of Internet service to consumers. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Left pending in committee
HB 2017 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to conducting a study to improve transparency in the state's budgeting process and electronic access to information about the state budget. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2031 81-0 (2009) Author: England, Kirk
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the definition of sight order for purposes of prosecuting certain criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2090 81-0 (2009) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to the execution docket of certain court clerks. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 2155 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to clarification of the essential knowledge and skills of the public school curriculum and the evaluation of conforming curriculum management systems. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2238 81-0 (2009) Author: Hamilton, Mike
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the regulation of manufactured housing. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2249 81-0 (2009) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the regulation of staff leasing services. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
HB 2362 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to an electronic diagnostic database for rural physicians. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2397 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to requiring computer technicians to report images of child pornography; providing a criminal penalty. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Considered in Calendars
HB 2406 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the disposition of surplus information technology equipment by the state. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2504 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to requiring a public institution of higher education to establish uniform standards for publishing cost of attendance information, to conduct student course evaluations of faculty, and to make certain information available on the Internet. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2531 81-0 (2009) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to a reporting requirement regarding the Texas emerging technology fund. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 2580 81-0 (2009) Author: Frost, Stephen
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the establishment of a peace officer employment opportunity Internet website by the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2585 81-0 (2009) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to digital or electronic signatures and witness signatures on advance directives. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2700 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the establishment of an electronic system for monitoring controlled substances and for submitting prescription drug orders; providing criminal penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2735 81-0 (2009) Author: Flynn, Dan
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Credit Union Department and the Credit Union Commission. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2743 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al. Relating to the availability of certain county financial information on certain counties' Internet websites. House: County Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2859 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Doug
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to notice requirements for a county selling surplus or salvage property. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2932 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to including in the law enforcement information system information indicating that criminal defendants have committed certain additional offenses. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2965 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the fee for providing copies of health care information. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2983 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the electronic transmission of motor vehicle rental information in connection with the payment of tolls. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3002 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to certain duties, functions, and procedures of county clerks, district clerks, and local registrars. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Placed on intent calendar
HB 3033 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to campus report cards posted on school district websites. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3045 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the development of a solar energy visualization platform by the State Energy Conservation Office. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3130 81-0 (2009) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3167 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to electronic contracts and solicitations offered to consumers for goods or services. House: Business & Industry Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3187 81-0 (2009) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to information technology security practices of state agencies. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 3221 81-0 (2009) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to required notification before automatic premium payments may be increased. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 3235 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, John Relating to the exchange of secure electronic health information between the Health and Human Services Commission and local or regional health information exchanges and the development of a health passport for Medicaid recipients. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3249 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the display of month-to-month prices on www.powertochoose.org. House: State Affairs Reported favorably as substituted
HB 3283 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to measures to increase the affordability of textbooks used for courses at public institutions of higher education; authorizing a penalty. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3284 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to continued monitoring and enhancement of health and human services information technology systems. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3299 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to ensuring that health information technology used in the medical assistance and child health plan programs conforms to certain standards. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3300 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the use of electronic prescribing data transmission systems under the state Medicaid program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3373 81-0 (2009) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the use of a computer for an unauthorized purpose. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3390 81-0 (2009) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Commission on Fire Protection. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3391 81-0 (2009) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Parks and Wildlife Department; changing the elements of an offense. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3428 81-0 (2009) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to measuring, monitoring, and reporting emissions. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 3544 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio III, Eddie
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the standards, methods, and procedures used by governmental bodies in taking certain actions and managing certain information, including standards, methods, and procedures relating to electronic notices by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, electronically stored information provided by a governmental body, confidentiality of e-mail addresses provided to a governmental body, and determinations regarding whether property is pollution control property for ad valorem tax purposes. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3560 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the establishment of a shared database for deer breeder reporting requirements. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3562 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the minimum electronic mail retention period required by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
HB 3582 81-0 (2009) Author: Dunnam, Jim | et. al. Relating to the creation of a publicly accessible electronic emissions database. House: Environmental Regulation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3601 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the authority of a county clerk to post official and legal notices by electronic display. House: County Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 3602 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the authority of a county clerk to electronically send certain financial statement forms. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3665 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the review of a Medicaid recipient's electronic medication history by a Medicaid provider. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3740 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the establishment of a statewide education data management system. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3859 81-0 (2009) Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to a staffing analysis of the Texas Integrated Eligibility Redesign System (TIERS) and benefits eligibility determination processes. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3895 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the sales tax on computer program services. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3922 81-0 (2009) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to notification sent by the Texas Ethics Commission to certain persons regarding deadlines to file reports. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3924 81-0 (2009) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the provision of assistance by the Texas Ethics Commission in the reporting of political contributions and expenditures made in connection with offices of and measures proposed by local governmental entities. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3927 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the computation of taxable margin for purposes of the franchise tax by a taxable entity principally engaged in Internet hosting. House: Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3995 81-0 (2009) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to the operation of the judiciary. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Reported favorably as substituted
HB 4033 81-0 (2009) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to the provision of assistance by the Texas Ethics Commission in the reporting of political contributions and expenditures made in connection with offices of and measures proposed by local governmental entities and of expenditures made in connection with attempts to influence the actions of local governmental entities. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4048 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to an online list of work-study employment opportunities available to students at a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4049 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to student Internet access to certain financial and academic information maintained by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 4108 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to a central database containing information about certain offenders who have committed offenses involving family violence against a child. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4185 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to an annual report by the Texas Fusion Center regarding criminal street gangs and gang-related crime. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 4301 81-0 (2009) Author: Legler, Ken Relating to the availability of certain county, municipal, and school district financial information on certain Internet websites. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4326 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to the online availability of state agency reports required by law. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4329 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to an interim study on the creation of a data collection to track specialized technology research projects conducted by public universities, public university research facilities, and other state institutions. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4392 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to an electronic means for voters to determine the status of ballots submitted by mail. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 4393 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to the creation of a pilot program to provide electronic prescribing tools to rural physicians. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4411 81-0 (2009) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to a central database containing information about persons who have been convicted of or received a grant of deferred adjudication for certain offenses involving the manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 4439 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the transmission of information regarding public school students through the use of radio frequency identification technology. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 4486 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the participation of governmental entities and other employers in a federal work eligibility verification program; establishing an unlawful employment practice. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4517 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to a study on implementing a statewide electronic records system for the transmission of records relating to over-the-counter sales of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, and norpseudoephedrine. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4557 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the review and adoption cycle for public school textbooks. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4571 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to a statewide electronic health records bank. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 4682 81-0 (2009) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the use of private procurement specialists for certain state agency contracts. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4695 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the collection and use of information relating to the investigation and prevention of abuse, neglect, and exploitation in certain facilities serving individuals with mental retardation in an electronic database. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 4696 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the investigation and prevention of abuse, neglect, or exploitation at certain facilities and homes in which individuals with mental retardation reside and the collection and use of information related to those investigations in an electronic database. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HCR 284 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 2488. Signed by the Governor
HJR 34 81-0 (2009) Author: Vo, Hubert Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election. House: Elections Left pending in committee
SB 7 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to strategies for and improvements in quality of health care and care management provided through health care facilities and through the child health plan and medical assistance programs designed to improve health outcomes. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 28 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to the use of a computer for an unauthorized purpose; providing a civil penalty. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 29 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to bullying through electronic means in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 174 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to accountability of institutions of higher education, including educator preparation programs, and online institution resumes for public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 195 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to student Internet access to certain financial and academic information maintained by public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 242 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to the regulation of a person who offers, services, or brokers a deferred presentment transaction. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SB 251 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the posting of certain business tax incentives on Internet websites maintained by certain political subdivisions. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 266 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the review of information technology systems used by a state agency for compatibility with open standards. Senate: Government Organization Received from the Senate
SB 270 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the reporting of income-producing contracts or programs entered into or operated by school districts. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 287 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the use of electronic prescribing data transmission systems under the state Medicaid program. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 288 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to improving the quality of health care services provided under certain state programs through certain initiatives, including payment strategies and medication history review requirements. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 289 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to health information technology used in the medical assistance and child health plan programs. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 305 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Castro, Joaquin
Relating to an online list of work-study employment opportunities available to students at a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 322 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the use of technology by public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 330 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the punishment for unlawful carrying of weapons. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 369 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Moody, Joseph | et. al.
Relating to information contained in an intelligence database used to investigate and prosecute offenses committed by criminal street gangs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 379 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the duties of the Texas Fusion Center, including an annual report by the center regarding criminal street gangs. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 400 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to an electronic course pilot program in the Amarillo Independent School District. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 418 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Moody, Joseph | et. al.
Relating to the compilation, maintenance, and release of information in a criminal street gang intelligence database by law enforcement agencies and criminal justice agencies. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 423 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Moody, Joseph | et. al.
Relating to the conditions of community supervision that may be imposed on a defendant with regard to association with a member of a criminal street gang. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 428 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the requirement that retail electric providers give notice to customers before permanently ceasing to operate. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 474 81-0 (2009) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan | et. al.
Relating to the comptroller of public accounts' use of electronic paycards to make certain payments. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Finance
Returned to Calendars Committee
SB 489 81-0 (2009) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the establishment of a peace officer employment opportunity Internet website by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice

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