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HB 15 86-0 (2019) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the prevention of, prosecution of, penalties for, and other consequences of prostitution, trafficking of persons, and related criminal offenses and to orders of nondisclosure for persons who committed certain of those offenses; regulating occupations and property to prevent and respond to those criminal offenses, including requiring a student occupational permit for those purposes; authorizing fees; increasing criminal penalties; creating criminal offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 105 86-0 (2019) Author: Minjarez, Ina
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to the inclusion of information about oversize and overweight vehicles in the curriculum of driver education and driving safety courses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 201 86-0 (2019) Author: Stephenson, Phil | et. al. Relating to the composition of the combative sports advisory board. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 467 86-0 (2019) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to sexual assault and domestic violence awareness continuing education for cosmetology license holders. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1121 86-0 (2019) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the recovery of property from certain vehicles stored at a vehicle storage facility or governmental vehicle storage facility. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1140 86-0 (2019) Author: King, Tracy
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to fees for vehicles stored at vehicle storage facilities; authorizing fee increases and decreases; eliminating a fee; eliminating a minimum fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1275 86-0 (2019) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the regulation of sports betting; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee; imposing a tax; creating criminal offenses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1530 86-0 (2019) Author: Paddie, Chris Relating to the continuation and functions of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas, the conditional transfer of the driver licensing program to the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles, the abolition of the Texas Private Security Board, the transfer of the motorcycle and off-highway vehicle operator training programs to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, and the regulation of other programs administered by the Department of Public Safety; imposing an administrative penalty; authorizing and repealing the authorization for fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1616 86-0 (2019) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" Relating to certain notice and license display requirements applicable to massage therapy. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1642 86-0 (2019) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the requirements for issuing and renewing certain certificates and licenses to practice barbering. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1670 86-0 (2019) Author: Lambert, Stan | et. al. Relating to the transfer of the regulation of plumbing to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, following recommendations of the Sunset Advisory Commission; requiring an occupational license; authorizing a fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1683 86-0 (2019) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to abolishing the regulation of orthotic and prosthetic technicians. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1695 86-0 (2019) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to the transfer of the regulation of motor fuel metering and motor fuel quality from the Department of Agriculture to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; providing civil and administrative penalties; creating criminal offenses; requiring occupational licenses; authorizing fees. House: International Relations & Economic Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1865 86-0 (2019) Author: Landgraf, Brooks | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the licensing and regulation of massage therapy; requiring a student permit; authorizing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
HB 1893 86-0 (2019) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to the removal of the seal and duplicative sanction provisions for dietitians. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2101 86-0 (2019) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to the regulation of reroofing contractors; providing administrative and civil penalties; authorizing fees; requiring an occupational registration. House: Business & Industry Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 2214 86-0 (2019) Author: Hernandez, Ana
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to a report by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation concerning license applicants who are military service members, military veterans, or military spouses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 2232 86-0 (2019) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the consequences of a criminal conviction on a person's eligibility for an occupational license. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 2233 86-0 (2019) Author: White, James Relating to the eligibility for certain occupational licenses and the use of a person's criminal history as grounds for certain actions related to the license. House: Corrections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2289 86-0 (2019) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" | et. al. Relating to the regulation of amusement rides by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, including the creation of the amusement ride regulation advisory board; providing authority to increase a fee. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2444 86-0 (2019) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the hours of instruction required to obtain an operator license to practice cosmetology. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2464 86-0 (2019) Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al. Relating to the regulation of massage schools and the issuance of a permit to massage school students; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2466 86-0 (2019) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to the regulation of contractors and equipment mechanics for elevators, escalators, and related equipment; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee; authorizing an administrative penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2523 86-0 (2019) Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al. Relating to the licensing and regulation of barbering and cosmetology. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2584 86-0 (2019) Author: Cortez, Philip
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the authority of a code enforcement officer performing official duties to possess or carry an instrument used for deterring an animal bite. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 2593 86-0 (2019) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the delegation by a podiatrist of certain acts to certain podiatric assistants; authorizing fees. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2667 86-0 (2019) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain occupations and activities; providing administrative penalties; requiring occupational licenses; authorizing fees; creating criminal offenses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2669 86-0 (2019) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the authorization and regulation of social gaming establishments and the duties of the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; providing civil and administrative penalties; authorizing a fee; requiring an occupational license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2699 86-0 (2019) Author: Goldman, Craig
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the permit and license examinations for hearing instrument fitters and dispensers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 2700 86-0 (2019) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to correcting cosmetology scope of work references. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2747 86-0 (2019) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
Relating to the licensing and regulation of massage therapy. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 2815 86-0 (2019) Author: Klick, Stephanie | et. al. Relating to the licensing and regulation of genetic counselors requiring an occupational license; authorizing a fee. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2847 86-0 (2019) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain occupations, activities, and agreements; providing a civil penalty; authorizing fees; requiring an occupational registration and an occupational license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 2851 86-0 (2019) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to continuing education requirements for renewal of a laser hair removal certificate. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3163 86-0 (2019) Author: Springer, Drew
Sponsor: Menéndez, José | et. al.
Relating to parking for persons with disabilities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 3244 86-0 (2019) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to regulating the practice of dyslexia therapy and abolishing the licensed dyslexia practitioner license; requiring an occupational license; imposing a fee. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3434 86-0 (2019) Author: Oliverson, Tom Relating to the regulation of motor vehicle towing, booting, and storage; authorizing administrative penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3993 86-0 (2019) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the designation of van-only parking spaces for use by persons with disabilities. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 4006 86-0 (2019) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to licensing examination requirements for a journeyman lineman. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 4467 86-0 (2019) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to the regulation of roofing contractors; providing an administrative penalty; authorizing a fee; creating a criminal offense; requiring an occupational license. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
SB 20 86-0 (2019) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Relating to the prevention of, reporting regarding, investigation of, prosecution of, criminal and civil penalties for, and other consequences of prostitution, trafficking of persons, and related criminal offenses, to treatment, services, and compensation available to victims of those offenses, and to orders of nondisclosure for certain persons who are victims of certain of those offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/19
SB 238 86-0 (2019) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to registration and safety requirements for flotation tank facilities; authorizing a fee. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 616 86-0 (2019) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Paddie, Chris
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas, the conditional transfer of the driver licensing program to the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles, the abolition of the Texas Private Security Board, the transfer of the motorcycle and off-highway vehicle operator training programs to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, and the regulation of other programs administered by the Department of Public Safety; imposing an administrative penalty; authorizing and repealing the authorization for fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
See remarks for effective date
SB 619 86-0 (2019) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Paddie, Chris
Relating to the sunset review process and certain governmental entities subject to that process. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 621 86-0 (2019) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Lambert, Stan
Relating to the transfer of the regulation of plumbing to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, following recommendations of the Sunset Advisory Commission; requiring an occupational license; authorizing a fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 754 86-0 (2019) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the licensing and regulation of genetic counselors requiring an occupational license; authorizing a fee. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 764 86-0 (2019) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the authority of a code enforcement officer performing official duties to possess or carry an instrument used for deterring an animal bite. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 802 86-0 (2019) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to certain notice and license display requirements applicable to massage therapy. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 889 86-0 (2019) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the authorization and regulation of social gaming establishments and the duties of the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; providing civil and administrative penalties; authorizing a fee; requiring an occupational license. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 963 86-0 (2019) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to county contracts for emergency management consulting services; requiring a license; authorizing fees. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1168 86-0 (2019) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the regulation of reroofing contractors; providing administrative and civil penalties; authorizing fees; creating a criminal offense; requiring an occupational registration. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1272 86-0 (2019) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the transfer of the motorcycle and off-highway vehicle operator training programs to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; authorizing fees. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1382 86-0 (2019) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to sexual assault and domestic violence awareness continuing education for cosmetology license holders. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1394 86-0 (2019) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Goldman, Craig
Relating to the regulation of companies that prearrange barbering and cosmetology services outside of certain facilities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1433 86-0 (2019) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the licensing and regulation of massage therapy. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1495 86-0 (2019) Author: Paxton, Angela Relating to the regulation of amusement rides by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1507 86-0 (2019) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to the hours of instruction required to obtain an operator license to practice cosmetology. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1531 86-0 (2019) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: White, James
Relating to the eligibility for certain occupational licenses and the use of a person's criminal history as grounds for certain actions related to the license. House: Corrections
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/19
SB 1532 86-0 (2019) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain occupations and activities; authorizing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
SB 1533 86-0 (2019) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the delegation by a podiatrist of certain acts to certain podiatric assistants; authorizing fees. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1581 86-0 (2019) Author: West, Royce Relating to the regulation of the cultivation, manufacture, distribution, sale, testing, possession, and use of cannabis and cannabis products; authorizing the imposition of taxes and fees; requiring an occupational license; creating a criminal offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1624 86-0 (2019) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the licensing and regulation of driver education schools and instructors; authorizing fees. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1628 86-0 (2019) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to abolishing the regulation of orthotic and prosthetic technicians. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1629 86-0 (2019) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the removal of the seal and duplicative sanction provisions for dietitians. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1671 86-0 (2019) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the regulation of motor vehicle towing, booting, and storage; authorizing administrative penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2119 86-0 (2019) Author: Alvarado, Carol
Sponsor: Goldman, Craig | et. al.
Relating to the transfer of the regulation of motor fuel metering and motor fuel quality from the Department of Agriculture to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; providing civil and administrative penalties; creating criminal offenses; requiring occupational licenses; authorizing fees. House: International Relations & Economic Development
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
HB 340 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to abolishing shampoo apprentice permits and shampoo specialty certificates. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 602 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the requirements for a driver education course. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 912 85-0 (2017) Author: Romero, Ramon | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the licensing and regulation of providers of driver and traffic safety education. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 925 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al. Relating to the regulation of the booting of vehicles; imposing an administrative penalty; changing a fee. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1104 85-0 (2017) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to sexual assault and domestic violence awareness continuing education for cosmetology license holders. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1120 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to issue a building construction permit or final certificate of occupancy for a building or facility required to meet certain accessibility standards; requiring a related study. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1372 85-0 (2017) Author: Koop, Linda | et. al.
Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
Relating to information included in the curriculum of each driver education course and driving safety course. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1684 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to abolishing the regulation of speech-language pathologists and audiologists. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1698 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the licensing and regulation of a journeyman industrial electrician. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1738 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to the registration and certification of county tax assessor-collectors and their employees. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2072 85-0 (2017) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the eligibility and requirements for the issuance and renewal of a license in massage therapy. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2166 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to Texas Commission of Licensing and Regulation rules on fees for nonconsent vehicle tows and a study on those fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2304 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to the regulation of barbering and cosmetology. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 2407 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al. Relating to the regulation of the hours of instruction for cosmetology licensing. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2408 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al. Relating to cosmetology licensing and sanitation requirements. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2508 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the licensing and regulation of tow truck companies, tow truck operators, vehicle storage facilities, and vehicle storage facility employees, the regulation of parking facilities and parking facility owners, and the elimination of required state licensing for vehicle booting companies and operators. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2552 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to measures to address and deter certain criminal or other unlawful activity, including trafficking of persons, sexual offenses, prostitution, and activity that may constitute a public nuisance; increasing criminal penalties; creating a criminal offense. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2597 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the licensing of air conditioning and refrigeration technicians and trainees; authorizing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2629 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to notice and continuing education requirements regarding human trafficking for cosmetologists and cosmetology facilities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2739 85-0 (2017) Author: Hernandez, Ana
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the regulation of barber schools, private beauty culture schools, and other facilities used to teach or perform the practice of barbering or cosmetology. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2921 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the recovery of property from certain vehicles stored at a vehicle storage facility or governmental vehicle storage facility. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2976 85-0 (2017) Author: Frullo, John
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the towing of unauthorized or unattended vehicles on a parking facility. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
HB 3025 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Tracy | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to open, uncovered, abandoned, or deteriorated wells. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3029 85-0 (2017) Author: Frullo, John
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to air conditioning and refrigeration contracting and the education and certification of air conditioning and refrigeration technicians. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3078 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to sunset review of the Texas Commission of Licensing and Regulation and the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation and the transfer of the regulation of podiatry to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; authorizing a reduction in fees. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3140 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the accommodation of a deaf or hard of hearing student in driver education; authorizing a fee. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3171 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the amount of instruction time required for driver training. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3206 85-0 (2017) Author: Stephenson, Phil Relating to the composition of the combative sports advisory board. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3257 85-0 (2017) Author: Paddie, Chris
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the regulation and inspection of boilers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 3278 85-0 (2017) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to certain requirements for barber schools and private beauty culture schools. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3293 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to the voluntary certification of roofing companies by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; authorizing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 3302 85-0 (2017) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to the sunset review process and certain governmental entities subject to that process. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3306 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the regulation of motor vehicle towing, booting, and storage and to the elimination of required state licensing for vehicle booting companies and operators. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3308 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to certain vehicle protection products. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 3852 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the licensing and regulation of speech-language pathologists and audiologists by the Texas Board of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Examiners and to the Executive Council of Examiners of Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, and Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists; providing civil and administrative penalties; imposing fees. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3877 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to repealing consent towing operator licenses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3977 85-0 (2017) Author: Frullo, John Relating to continuing education requirements for a laser hair removal certificate or license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 4007 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the licensing and regulation of health-related occupations transferred to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 4126 85-0 (2017) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to signs required to be posted in licensed vehicle storage facilities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 247 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to funding sources for the repayment of certain speech-language pathologist and audiologist education loans. Senate: Higher Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 318 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al. Relating to transfer of the regulation of podiatry to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; authorizing a reduction in fees. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 589 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Simmons, Ron | et. al.
Relating to the licensing and regulation of behavior analysts and assistant behavior analysts; requiring an occupational license; imposing fees. House: Public Health
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
SB 772 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Uresti, Tomas
Relating to the authority of a code enforcement officer when performing official duties to possess or carry an instrument used for deterring the bite of an animal. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 847 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to abolishing the regulation of for-profit legal service contract companies. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 848 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don
Sponsor: Romero, Ramon | et. al.
Relating to the licensing and regulation of providers of driver and traffic safety education. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 918 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to sexual assault and domestic violence awareness training and reporting by cosmetology license holders. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1022 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the transfer of the licensing and regulation of certain counseling professions to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1051 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to the accommodation of a deaf or hard of hearing student in driver education; authorizing a fee. House: Public Education
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1087 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to the regulation of the hours of instruction for cosmetology licensing. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
SB 1088 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Goldman, Craig
Relating to the regulation of cosmetology. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1439 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to air conditioning and refrigeration contracting and the education and certification of air conditioning and refrigeration technicians. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1500 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to certain vehicle protection products. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1501 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to the regulation of motor vehicle towing, booting, and storage and to the elimination of required state licensing for vehicle booting companies and operators; creating a criminal offense. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
SB 2065 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain occupations and activities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
SB 2115 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the regulation of motor vehicle towing and booting. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 106 85-1 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the licensing and regulation of a journeyman lineman. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures

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