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HB 116 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al. Relating to the availability of certain pre-suit discovery in connection with a claim involving injury to or death of a minor. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 368 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to allowing a person who will be 18 years of age on the date of the general election for state and county officers to vote in the preceding primary elections. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 516 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the requirement that drivers younger than a certain age complete and pass a driver education course. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Senate Amendments Analysis distributed
HB 750 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to a court's jurisdiction in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship over certain young people seeking special immigrant juvenile status and to child protective services caseworkers assigned to those young people. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 862 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al. Relating to a waiver of fees for foster care and homeless youth for driver's licenses and personal identification certificates. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1043 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to a court order authorizing temporary care of a minor child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1608 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to creating a pilot program to provide summer internships for foster youth. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1640 85-0 (2017) Author: Vo, Hubert | et. al. Relating to ensuring continuity of education for homeless children and foster care youth and access to higher education, career information, and skills certification for foster care youth and former foster care youth. House: Human Services
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1987 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the requirement for parental consent for a minor to join a labor union. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HB 1999 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al.
Sponsor: Burton, Konni
Relating to a violation regarding the purchase, possession, or consumption of alcoholic beverages by a minor or the misrepresentation of age by a minor; authorizing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
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 2846 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the employment of certain individuals at a sexually oriented business. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3338 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al.
Sponsor: Miles, Borris
Relating to the issuance of identification documentation for foster care youth. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 3561 85-0 (2017) Author: Klick, Stephanie | et. al. Relating to assistance for foster children, homeless children or youth, and unaccompanied youth. House: Human Services Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3750 85-0 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to a pilot program to recruit young adults as foster parents. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3932 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the application for and issuance of a marriage license and the marriage of a minor. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
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
SB 75 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Parker, Tan
Relating to the requirement for parental consent for a minor to join a labor union. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 149 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the eligibility of certain persons younger than 18 years of age to preregister to vote. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 150 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the eligibility of certain persons younger than 18 years of age to preregister to vote. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 182 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al. Relating to the availability of certain pre-suit discovery in connection with a claim involving injury to or death of a minor. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 187 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the eligibility of certain persons younger than 18 years of age to preregister to vote. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 482 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the creation of a program to assist foster care youth and former foster care youth in accessing higher education, career information, and skills certifications. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1220 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
Sponsor: Vo, Hubert
Relating to ensuring continuity of education and access to higher education, career information, and skills certification for foster care youth and former foster care youth. House: Human Services
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1444 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Relating to de novo hearings in child protection cases. House: Human Services
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1705 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the application for and issuance of a marriage license and the marriage of a minor. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1866 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the employment of certain individuals at a sexually oriented business. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2107 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the requirements for the issuance of identification documentation for foster care youth. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 153 85-1 (2017) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to the issuance of personal identification documents for foster children, homeless children or youth, and unaccompanied youth. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 212 84-0 (2015) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to consent to the immunization of certain children. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues No action taken in committee
HB 231 84-0 (2015) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to extending the court's jurisdiction in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship over certain young people for purposes of obtaining special immigrant juvenile status and Department of Family and Protective Services policies for handling cases involving those young people. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 428 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to allowing a person who will be 18 years of age on the date of the general election for state and county officers to vote in the preceding primary elections. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 783 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al. Relating to allowing a person who will be 18 years of age on the date of the general election for state and county officers to vote in the preceding primary elections. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 821 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth | et. al.
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the requirements of certain minors applying for a hunting or fishing license. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 909 84-0 (2015) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the tasting of alcoholic beverages by students enrolled in certain courses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1439 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to the creation of an educational publication for judicial guidance on cases involving a child who may be eligible for special immigrant juvenile status. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 1560 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to investment options for property recovered in a suit by a next friend or guardian ad litem on behalf of a minor or incapacitated person. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2340 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheffield, J. D.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to regulation of prescribed pediatric extended care centers; amending a provision subject to a criminal penalty. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2928 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to enrollment in public schools by a child without a parent, guardian, or other person with legal control of the child under a court order. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3734 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to the application for and issuance of a marriage license and the marriage of a minor. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 3969 84-0 (2015) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the hunting or fishing license fee waiver for certain individuals. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
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
SB 85 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the eligibility of certain persons younger than 18 years of age to preregister to vote. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1120 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the application for and issuance of a marriage license and the marriage of a minor. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1382 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to regulation of prescribed pediatric extended care centers; amending a provision subject to a criminal penalty. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 232 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to allowing certain minors convicted of certain alcohol offenses to perform community service instead of attending an alcohol awareness program. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 240 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to a license suspension after moving violations for a holder of a provisional driver's license. House: Transportation Considered in Calendars
HB 310 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to entry of a guilty plea by a minor for certain offenses under the Alcoholic Beverage Code. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 817 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the ability of an emergency shelter facility to provide shelter or care for an unaccompanied minor without a license. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 892 83-0 (2013) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to who is a minor for the purposes of the Alcoholic Beverage Code. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1340 83-0 (2013) Author: Rose, Toni | et. al. Relating to consent to the immunization of certain children. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1705 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the age qualification and extended jurisdiction over one seeking a suit affecting parent child relationship order in family court for purposes of obtaining special immigrant juvenile status. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2155 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to eligibility of certain dependents for coverage under the state employee group benefits program. House: Pensions
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3287 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to driving safety courses for minors and adults. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3676 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to the application of restrictions on drivers under 18 years of age. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 353 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the ability of an emergency shelter facility to provide shelter or care for an unaccompanied minor without a license. House: Human Services
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 717 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to consent by a minor to housing or care provided through a transitional living program. House: Human Services
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1507 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the eligibility of certain persons younger than 18 years of age to preregister to vote. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 31 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the period of license suspension after moving violations for a holder of a provisional driver's license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 132 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to a person who is younger than 24 years of age and who has not obtained a high school diploma or its equivalent. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 289 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to activity that constitutes maintaining a common nuisance. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 502 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to foster care payments for certain children. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 797 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the venue for the filing of certain applications by a pregnant minor with respect to an abortion. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1078 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the appointment of a guardian ad litem and attorney for a minor in an application for a court order authorizing the minor to consent to an abortion. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1432 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to the creation, operation, and funding of the Texas Sustainable Youth Program. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HB 2337 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the admissibility of certain statements made by a child in a juvenile justice or criminal proceeding. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2466 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the licensing and operation of motor vehicles by minors. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2492 82-0 (2011) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the family allowance, treatment of exempt property, and an allowance in lieu of exempt property in the administration of a decedent's estate. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
See remarks for effective date
HB 2496 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to creating a teen dating violence court program and the deferral of adjudication and dismissal of certain dating violence cases. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2555 82-0 (2011) Author: Brown, Fred | et. al. Relating to the regulation of abortion procedures; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3350 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the maximum age of commitment of certain juveniles to the Texas Youth Commission. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3473 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to a defense to prosecution for, the punishment for, and the civil and other consequences of committing the offense of prostitution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3474 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to criminal offenses regarding the possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by a minor and providing alcoholic beverages to a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3608 82-0 (2011) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to a franchise tax credit for contributions to programs for at-risk youth. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
SB 195 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to activity that constitutes maintaining a common nuisance. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 230 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the venue for the filing of certain applications by a pregnant minor with respect to an abortion. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 239 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the conduct that constitutes an offense for the delivery of drug paraphernalia to a person younger than 18 years of age. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 348 82-0 (2011) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Relating to the sale or delivery of salvia divinorum or Salvinorin A; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 578 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Hartnett, Will | et. al.
Relating to the testimony of children in criminal cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1757 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property used by a charitable organization that promotes the academic development of boys or girls under the age of 18 years. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 39 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to punishment for the sale of an alcoholic beverage to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Withdrawn from schedule
HB 339 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to driver education and driver's licensing requirements. House: Public Education
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 513 81-0 (2009) Author: Vo, Hubert | et. al. Relating to allowing a person who will be 18 years of age on the date of the general election for state and county officers to vote in the preceding primary elections. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 662 81-0 (2009) Author: Ortiz, Jr., Solomon | et. al. Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle by a person under 18 years of age while using a wireless communications device. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 777 81-0 (2009) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to the punishment for the offense of harboring a runaway child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1234 81-0 (2009) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to the delivery sale of graffiti materials; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1645 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to funding for multi-disciplinary approaches to combat gang violence. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1649 81-0 (2009) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle by a person under 18 years of age while using a wireless communications device; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1779 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to education and examination requirements for the issuance of a driver's license to certain persons. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 2132 81-0 (2009) Author: Rios Ybarra, Tara Relating to sealing of court records containing identifying financial information or personal identifying information. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 2323 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to application of restrictions on drivers under 18 years of age to persons who held a hardship license. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 2492 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to the creation, operation, and funding of the Texas Sustainable Youth Program. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2509 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the payment of a lottery prize awarded to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2793 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to the issuance of an original or renewal driver's license to certain persons younger than 18 years of age. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2900 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to placement in a disciplinary alternative education program of a student younger than 10 years of age who engages in conduct for which expulsion is mandatory. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3098 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Relating to the use by certain municipalities of hotel occupancy tax revenue for the construction of a recreational venue near hotels. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 3148 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to exempting certain young persons who are convicted of an offense involving consensual sex from the requirement of registering as a sex offender in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3213 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the offense of operating or riding in a passenger vehicle while not secured by a safety belt. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3745 81-0 (2009) Author: Marquez, Marisa Relating to authorization for a caregiver who is a relative to enroll a child in school. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 4159 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to Department of Family and Protective Services caseworkers and other employees. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 4368 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to the ineligibility for employment by a school district, open-enrollment charter school, or shared services arrangement of persons convicted of certain offenses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4405 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to establishment of the TEXAS Grant early enrollment guarantee program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4434 81-0 (2009) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
SB 56 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the preparation of a child impact statement for a bill or joint resolution considered by the legislature. Senate: Administration Left pending in committee
SB 407 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim
Relating to the appointment of magistrates to hear truancy cases in certain counties. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 693 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Kuempel, Edmund
Relating to proof of identification to purchase an alcoholic beverage. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 708 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the authority of the attorney general to seek an injunction against certain employment practices involving children. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 839 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: McReynolds, Jim
Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a juvenile whose case is transferred to criminal court. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1077 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to driver education and driver's licensing requirements for minors. House: Public Education
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
1 hr. notice-to suspend rules
SB 1134 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Berman, Leo | et. al.
Relating to the authority for certain high school students to serve as election clerks. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1261 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the ineligibility for employment by a school district, open-enrollment charter school, or shared services arrangement of persons convicted of certain offenses. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1317 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Sponsor: Smith, Todd
Relating to education and examination requirements for the issuance of a driver's license to certain persons. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1707 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1770 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the creation, operation, and funding of the Texas YouthBuild Program. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 1836 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to restrictions on the residence or location of certain sex offenders and to notice reflecting that location. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2104 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the operation of video lottery games by licensed operators for certain veterans organizations; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in subcommittee
HB 25 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al. Relating to punishment for the sale of an alcoholic beverage to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 145 80-0 (2007) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to exempting certain individuals from general fishing license fees. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
HB 347 80-0 (2007) Author: Hamilton, Mike | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of harboring a runaway child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 539 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Wayne | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the regulation of fireworks and fireworks displays. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
See remarks for effective date
HB 581 80-0 (2007) Author: Deshotel, Joe
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to exempting from certain employment restrictions the employment of certain children engaged in the direct sale of newspapers to the general public. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 876 80-0 (2007) Author: King, Tracy Relating to the confidentiality of certain identification information of a child in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Placed on General State Calendar
HB 919 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to coverage for certain mental disorders in children under a health coverage plan established by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas under the Texas School Employees Uniform Group Health Coverage Act. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1091 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the driver's license of a person younger than 18 years of age. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1615 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to an electronic fingerprint verification system used by a seller to confirm the age of a purchaser of certain products; providing a criminal penalty. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1658 80-0 (2007) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to information contained in a criminal street gang intelligence database. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1670 80-0 (2007) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the payment of a lottery prize awarded to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2030 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the issuance of citations to certain students on school property during regular school hours. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2666 80-0 (2007) Author: Latham, Thomas Relating to excepting from required disclosure under the public information law certain personal information maintained by a municipality that pertains to a minor. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2857 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, John Relating to certain functions of the Health and Human Services Commission. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3023 80-0 (2007) Author: Frost, Stephen Relating to the expunction of certain alcohol-related offenses committed by a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 3576 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the child health plan program. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3659 80-0 (2007) Author: Dunnam, Jim
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the disclosure of the name of a student or minor who is involved in an improper relationship with an educator. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3854 80-0 (2007) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to application of restrictions on drivers under 18 years of age to persons who held a hardship license. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 98 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the preparation of a child impact statement for a bill or joint resolution considered by the legislature. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SB 123 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Latham, Thomas
Relating to excepting from required disclosure under the public information law certain personal information maintained by a municipality that pertains to a minor. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 606 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Gattis, Dan
Relating to the disclosure of the name of a student or minor who is a victim of abuse or unlawful conduct by an educator. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 815 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to health benefit plan coverage for vaccination against human papillomavirus. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c by chair
SB 1252 80-0 (2007) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to an electronic fingerprint verification system used by a seller to confirm the age of a purchaser of certain products; providing a criminal penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 13 79-0 (2005) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to punishment for the sale of an alcoholic beverage to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in subcommittee
HB 209 79-0 (2005) Author: Goodman, Toby
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to challenging an acknowledgment of paternity executed by a minor. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 637 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to authorizing an extension of credit secured by a residence homestead in which a minor or ward has an ownership interest. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 699 79-0 (2005) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to prosecution and punishment of certain offenses relating to a driver's license or personal identification certificate. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 866 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the provision of a violent or sexually explicit video game to a minor; providing criminal penalties. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 875 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to written notification to a parent of a minor who is issued a citation for a traffic offense. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1080 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the suspended execution of the sentence for a tobacco offense committed by a minor. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1094 79-0 (2005) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to an offense of using a wireless communications device while operating a motor vehicle by certain minors. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1466 79-0 (2005) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to the punishment for the offense of harboring a runaway child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1553 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the exemptions from compulsory school attendance. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1692 79-0 (2005) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the suspension of sentence and the deferral of final disposition for a defendant younger than 25 in certain misdemeanor traffic cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2178 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to restricting motion picture theaters from showing certain trailers; providing a civil penalty. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 2595 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to operation of a motor vehicle by a person younger than 18 years of age. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3010 79-0 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the transfer of a failure to attend school proceeding to juvenile court. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 3344 79-0 (2005) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the expunction of certain alcohol-related convictions committed by a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3349 79-0 (2005) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to a parent's right to provide food to school children. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3379 79-0 (2005) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to automobile liability insurance coverage for certain persons. House: Insurance Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
SB 120 79-0 (2005) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to an offense of using a telephone while operating a motor vehicle by certain minors. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 186 79-0 (2005) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to suspension of a provisional license for certain offenses. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Record vote
SB 437 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the suspended execution of the sentence for a tobacco offense committed by a minor. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1005 79-0 (2005) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Keel, Terry
Relating to the suspension of sentence and the deferral of final disposition for a defendant younger than 25 in certain misdemeanor traffic cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1292 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the requirement that a person operating a pornographic Internet site obtain proof of customer age eligibility; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1446 79-0 (2005) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to public school admission and enrollment. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 17 78-0 (2003) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to punishment for the sale of an alcoholic beverage to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures No action taken in subcommittee
HB 67 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the prosecution and punishment of offenses related to prostitution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 73 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to certain confidential communications. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 75 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a suit to abate certain conduct of criminal street gangs and similar entities. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 83 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the manner in which the videotaping of or the broadcasting by closed circuit television of the testimony of a child who is the victim of or witness to an alleged offense is conducted. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 482 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to lowering the minimum voting age in elections. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1056 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamilton, Mike
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the employment of a minor in certain establishments that serve alcoholic beverages. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1121 78-0 (2003) Author: Crabb, Joe Relating to the form of examination of a child in a criminal or civil proceeding. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1321 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the application of certain marketing and contracting restrictions to treatment facilities funded by the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1364 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to emergency shelter and care for minors. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1751 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to child support and medical support orders for certain children in substitute care. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1842 78-0 (2003) Author: West, George Relating to requiring a separate area in a public library for adult computer use. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Referred to State Cultural & Recreational Res
HB 2087 78-0 (2003) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the jurisdiction of constitutional county courts over truancy cases and the appointment of magistrates to hear truancy cases in certain counties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues No action taken in committee
HB 2134 78-0 (2003) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to motor vehicle insurance for certain minors. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2274 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to procedures and orders in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 3544 78-0 (2003) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to establishing a pilot program to prevent certain juveniles from crossing the border between this state and Mexico. House: Border and International Affairs Left pending in committee
HJR 29 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment to lower the minimum voting age in elections. House: Elections Left pending in committee
SB 358 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to the jurisdiction of constitutional county courts over truancy cases and the appointment of magistrates to hear truancy cases in certain counties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 564 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the application of certain marketing and contracting restrictions to treatment facilities funded by the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 613 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Hupp, Suzanna
Relating to the automatic suspension of the driver's license of a person younger than 21 on conviction of an offense involving an abusable volatile chemical. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1338 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to a mandatory exemption from sex offender registration for certain offenders. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1473 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to a community service requirement for certain public housing residents. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 21 77-0 (2001) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to punishment for the sale of an alcoholic beverage to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 228 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to leading questions in direct examination of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 229 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a limitation on interviewing or examining a child in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 262 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to certain confidential communications. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 348 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to a suit to abate certain conduct of criminal street gangs and similar entities. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 432 77-0 (2001) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al. Relating to driving privileges of drivers under 18 years of age. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 466 77-0 (2001) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to issuance of a driver's license to a minor. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 539 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to arts, entertainment, advertisement, and sports contracts entered into by minors. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 672 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to requiring a nonbinding referendum on the question of whether the minimum voting age in this state should be lowered to 16. House: Elections Considered in Calendars
HB 684 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick Relating to a franchise tax credit for contributions to programs for at-risk youth. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 705 77-0 (2001) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the right of certain minors being charged with the offense of driving under the influence of alcohol to request an analysis of the minor's blood or breath. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in subcommittee
HB 898 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to the administration of certain property of incapacitated persons, wards, and former wards. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1372 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the manner in which the videotaping of or the broadcasting by closed circuit television of the testimony of a child who is the victim of or witness to an alleged offense is conducted. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1482 77-0 (2001) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to certain exemptions from fishing license fee requirements. House: State Recreational Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1500 77-0 (2001) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to driving privileges of certain minors. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 1758 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to access for females under 18 years of age to facilities, services, and treatment available through health and human services and juvenile corrections programs. House: Human Services
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1778 77-0 (2001) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al. Relating to the provisions of the hunter education program. House: State Recreational Resources No action taken in committee
HB 1860 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person younger than 18 years of age at the time of the commission of the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1875 77-0 (2001) Author: Reyna, Elvira Relating to the prosecution and punishment of an individual who commits family violence within the view of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2330 77-0 (2001) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the punishment for certain offenses for providing an alcoholic beverage to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2860 77-0 (2001) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al. Relating to youth-related volunteer activity leave for state agency employees. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2991 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the duty of a peace officer to prevent certain juveniles from crossing the border between this state and Mexico. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 2995 77-0 (2001) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to providing alcoholic beverages to a minor and providing minors with a place to consume alcoholic beverages; providing criminal penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 3187 77-0 (2001) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to youth-related volunteer activity leave for state agency employees. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 31 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment to lower the minimum voting age in elections. House: Elections Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
SB 24 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the manner in which the testimony of a child who is the victim of or witness to an alleged offense may be taken in certain criminal proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 222 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John Relating to enhancing the penalty for the offense of driving while intoxicated if a person younger than 16 was also present in the vehicle being operated by the defendant. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 257 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Goolsby, Tony
Relating to the purchase of a lottery ticket by a person younger than the age of 18; imposing criminal penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 371 77-0 (2001) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to punishment for the sale of an alcoholic beverage to a minor. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 577 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al.
Sponsor: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Relating to driving privileges of drivers under 18 years of age. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 1/1/02
SB 1213 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roberto
Relating to the appearance of a driver's license issued to a person who is under 21 years of age. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1615 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to youth-related volunteer activity leave for state agency employees. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 43 76-0 (1999) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the placement of a child taken into custody by a governmental entity. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 68 76-0 (1999) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to investing in the Texas tomorrow fund. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 90 76-0 (1999) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to graduated driver's licensing. House: Public Safety
Senate: Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 106 76-0 (1999) Author: Alvarado, Leo Relating to creation of an offense involving presence of a minor on premises covered by certain alcoholic beverage permits or licenses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 155 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the punishment for certain assaultive offenses involving domestic violence. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 160 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the regulation of certain sales or solicitations made by children; providing a penalty. House: Economic Development
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 186 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to creating the offense of unlawful possession of certain firearms by a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 199 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to creating the offense of unlawful possession of certain firearms by a minor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 206 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to a school attendance requirement for a driver's license applicant under 18 years of age. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 263 76-0 (1999) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to punishment for the sale of an alcoholic beverage to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 270 76-0 (1999) Author: Tillery, Dale | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of failing to report certain offenses committed against children. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 281 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to leading questions in direct examination of a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 282 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to a limitation on interviewing or examining a child in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 289 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to certain rights in a criminal or juvenile justice proceeding afforded to a child victim. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 293 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the statute of limitations for purposes of prosecutions of certain sexual offenses committed against children. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 297 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the competency of an individual to testify in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 298 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the use of visual aids in the prosecution of certain offenses committed against or witnessed by a child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 299 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the eligibility of certain defendants charged with or convicted of sexual offenses against children for release on community supervision. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 303 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the priority and duration of criminal and juvenile justice proceedings involving a child victim. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 342 76-0 (1999) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al. Relating to the parental notification required before an abortion may be performed on a minor; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 343 76-0 (1999) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al. Relating to parental consent before an abortion may be performed on a minor; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 353 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the confidentiality of information identifying children who are victims of certain offenses; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 354 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the manner in which the videotaping of or the broadcasting by closed circuit television of the testimony of a child who is the victim of or witness to an alleged offense is conducted. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 358 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to certain confidential communications. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 360 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a school district program to notify parents of a student's absence. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 382 76-0 (1999) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to placing a child in a foster home or adoptive home. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 390 76-0 (1999) Author: Tillery, Dale | et. al. Relating to the disposition of certain juveniles who unlawfully possess a firearm. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 396 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to treating certain voluntary sexual conduct by a child as delinquent conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 414 76-0 (1999) Author: Talton, Robert | et. al. Relating to limiting possession of and access to a child by certain parents. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 415 76-0 (1999) Author: Talton, Robert | et. al. Relating to disqualifying certain persons from serving as foster parents. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 455 76-0 (1999) Author: Clark, Ron | et. al. Relating to regulation of certain body piercing facilities. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 538 76-0 (1999) Author: Zbranek, Zeb Relating to certain academic excellence indicators used in evaluating public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 568 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to limiting possession of and access to a child by certain parents. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 583 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to certain notification requirements for an employer of a child, a person with mental retardation, or a person who is mentally incapacitated. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 661 76-0 (1999) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to restrictions on driving by persons younger than 18 years of age. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 813 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to business establishments selling drug or certain other paraphernalia; imposing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 816 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the suspension or denial of a driver's license or permit to certain children who use or possess a firearm while in a motor vehicle. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 874 76-0 (1999) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to certain prohibited activities by persons younger than 18 years of age conducted on premises covered by an alcoholic beverage license or permit; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Laid on the table subject to call
HB 969 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the definition under certain health benefit plans of treatment for craniofacial abnormalities of a child. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1019 76-0 (1999) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to consent for substance abuse treatment of a minor. House: Public Health Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1020 76-0 (1999) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to the age at which certain persons are eligible for a license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1043 76-0 (1999) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the prosecution of the offense of harboring a runaway child. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1224 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the requirement that alcohol awareness information be included in the curriculum of certain driver education and driving safety courses. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1301 76-0 (1999) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Children's Trust Fund of Texas Council. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 1428 76-0 (1999) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the prosecution of and the punishment for the offense of unlawful restraint. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1596 76-0 (1999) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to certain exemptions from hunting or fishing license fee requirements. House: State Recreational Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1650 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to health benefit plan coverage for certain physical injuries that are self-inflicted by a minor. House: Insurance Considered in Calendars
HB 1794 76-0 (1999) Author: Howard, Charlie | et. al. Relating to the offense of employment harmful to certain persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1806 76-0 (1999) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting children from dancing under certain circumstances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1843 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a suit to abate certain conduct of criminal street gangs and similar entities. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 2099 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to required drug testing of minors applying for a driver's license. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2129 76-0 (1999) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to graduated driver's licensing. House: Public Safety Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2227 76-0 (1999) Author: Homer, Mark | et. al. Relating to the punishment for certain offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act by a person using a minor to facilitate the commission of the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2289 76-0 (1999) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to enforcement of juvenile curfews in municipalities and counties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2448 76-0 (1999) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the administration of psychoactive medication to minors. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2645 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. | et. al. Relating to the compulsory attendance age for public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2907 76-0 (1999) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to the consumption of alcoholic beverages by certain individuals. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 2967 76-0 (1999) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the transfer of certain products containing ephedrine to a person 17 years of age or younger; creating an offense. House: Public Health Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3028 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to management of property recovered in a suit for the benefit of a minor or incapacitated person. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3227 76-0 (1999) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the issuance of a citation in lieu of arrest for possession of alcohol by a minor. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3380 76-0 (1999) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to preferences for public housing applicants who comply with compulsory school attendance requirements. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3731 76-0 (1999) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to creating an offense for certain minors to loiter near certain establishments that serve alcoholic beverages. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HR 430 76-0 (1999) Author: Farrar, Jessica Honoring Geoffrey Alan Knapp for his service and achievements in scouting. Reported enrolled
SB 15 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to the penalty for certain offenses concerning the sale of cigarettes. House: State Affairs
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 16 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to the participation of local law enforcement agencies in the enforcement of certain restrictions on the sale of tobacco products. House: State Affairs
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 17 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to certain hearings held with respect to conduct relating to the distribution or marketing of cigarettes or tobacco products. House: State Affairs
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 27 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to parental consent before an abortion may be performed on a minor; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Human Services Committee report printed and distributed
SB 30 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Delisi, Dianne
Relating to parental notification before an abortion may be performed on certain minors; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 32 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the mandatory detention of a juvenile for engaging in certain conduct. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
SB 44 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Relating to the admission of minors to facilities for and to the consent of minors to the treatment and rehabilitation of chemical dependency. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 61 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Clark, Ron | et. al.
Relating to regulation of certain body piercing facilities; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 64 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and Medicaid benefits for additional children born to TANF recipients. Senate: Health Services Committee report printed and distributed
SB 80 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to the creation of the offense of failing to report certain offenses committed against children. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 112 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E.
Sponsor: Nixon, Joe
Relating to investing in the Texas tomorrow fund. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 137 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to the sale of lottery tickets by vending machine; the purchase of a lottery ticket by a person younger than the age of 18; and the imposition of criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 161 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to coverage under certain health benefit plans for treatment of a child for an abnormal structure of the body caused by certain congenital or developmental defects or diseases. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 222 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Farrar, Jessica
Relating to certain prohibited activities by persons younger than 18 years of age conducted on premises covered by an alcoholic beverage license or permit; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 280 76-0 (1999) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al. Relating to graduated driver licensing. Senate: Criminal Justice Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 288 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to the definition under certain health benefit plans of treatment for craniofacial abnormalities of a child. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Insurance
SB 351 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Gray, Patricia | et. al.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Children's Trust Fund of Texas Council. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 528 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of certain actions of a minor involving the acquisition, possession, or use of alcohol; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 656 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Hilbert, Paul
Relating to the transfer of certain products containing ephedrine to a person 17 years of age or younger; creating an offense. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1388 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to management of property recovered in a suit for the benefit of a minor or incapacitated person. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1573 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce Relating to children who are runaways and the related court process; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1741 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: King, Phil
Relating to removal of the disabilities of minority. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 114 70-0 (1987) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to investigations of missing persons and missing or runaway children. House: Public Safety Pending in committee
HB 242 70-0 (1987) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to missing children prevention and identification programs. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 317 70-0 (1987) Author: Tallas, Jim
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to parental consent for the marriage of certain minors. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 576 70-0 (1987) Author: Wright, Brad
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to sale of property of a minor by a parent without guardianship. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 1272 70-0 (1987) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the creation of the offense of removing a child from a court's jurisdiction and the consequences of conviction for that offense on licensing for certain occupations. House: Judiciary 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1490 70-0 (1987) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to files and records of certain offenses committed by juveniles. House: Judiciary 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1616 70-0 (1987) Author: Price, Albert
Sponsor: Johnson, Eddie
Relating to eligibility of certain persons for coverage under certain accident and sickness insurance coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2127 70-0 (1987) Author: Laney, James Relating to the limitations period for certain actions brought by a minor. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2170 70-0 (1987) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to a change of name by a minor. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 2608 70-0 (1987) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to the dismissal of certain misdemeanor charges on completion of a teen court program. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/87
HJR 91 70-0 (1987) Author: Toomey, Mike Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the time in which a minor may bring an action. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 567 70-0 (1987) Author: Montford, John Relating to the limitations period for certain actions brought by a minor. Senate: Economic Development Co-author authorized
SB 1021 70-0 (1987) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Millsap, Mike
Relating to the compensation under the Crime Victims Compensation Act for certain persons if the victim is younger than 17 years of age. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 1168 70-0 (1987) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to the regulation of alcoholic beverages; providing penalties. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1260 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to certain traffic offenses committed by certain minors. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 1534 70-0 (1987) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to the dismissal of certain misdemeanor charges on completion of a teen court program. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 23 70-0 (1987) Author: Montford, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the time in which a minor may bring an action. Co-author authorized
HB 27 69-0 (1985) Author: Thompson, Gary Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to subcommittee
HB 55 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to subcommittee
HB 85 69-0 (1985) Author: Hill, Anita
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the offense of transfer of certain weapons to a person younger than 18 years old. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 88 69-0 (1985) Author: Buchanan, J. W. Relating to the acknowledgment of parental consent for the marriage of certain minors. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 94 69-0 (1985) Author: Hudson, David Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to subcommittee
HB 130 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to subcommittee
HB 512 69-0 (1985) Author: Lee, Don Relating to the exemption from property taxes for certain associations that promote the development of young persons. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 657 69-0 (1985) Author: Finnell, Charles Relating to suspending or denying a minor's driver's license or permit for conduct that violates certain state laws. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor authorized
HB 1113 69-0 (1985) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to certain traffic offenses committed by persons at least 14 years of age and not more than 16 years of age. House: Transportation 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1820 69-0 (1985) Author: Hall, W. N. "Billy" Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 1900 69-0 (1985) Author: Martinez, Roman Relating to the offense of selling alcoholic beverages to minors. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Liquor Regulation
HB 1904 69-0 (1985) Author: Martinez, Roman Relating to sanctions for the selling or providing of alcoholic beverages to minors by certain permittees and licensees. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Liquor Regulation
HB 2039 69-0 (1985) Author: Thompson, Gary Relating to amending V. C. S. 6701L-4, Minors-Traffic violations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 2456 69-0 (1985) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to the issuance and suspension of a driver's license for a person who is 15 years of age or older. House: Transportation 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 21 69-0 (1985) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Thompson, Gary
Relating to compliance with federal highway legislation by revising alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 310 69-0 (1985) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the unlawful transfer of an illegal knife to a person younger than 18 years old. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
SB 422 69-0 (1985) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to sentencing alternatives for persons charged with or convicted of indecency with a child involving sexual contact. Senate: Criminal Justice Postponed in committee
SB 550 69-0 (1985) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Finnell, Charles
Relating to suspending or denying a minor's driver's license or permit for conduct that violates certain state laws and to issuance of a provisional license in certain instances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 855 69-0 (1985) Author: Edwards, Chet
Sponsor: Keller, Ray
Relating to certain traffic offenses committed by persons at least 14 years of age and not more than 16 years of age. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 7 68-0 (1983) Author: Hill, Gerald Relating to the requirements for a person who is 15 years of age to obtain a driver's license. House: Transportation Coauthor authorized
HB 38 68-0 (1983) Author: Green, Gene Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to subcommittee
HB 96 68-0 (1983) Author: Thompson, Gary Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to subcommittee
HB 132 68-0 (1983) Author: Thompson, Gary Relating to acquisition, terms of use, and suspension or cancellation of a driver's license and to the operation of a motor vehicle without a license. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
HB 553 68-0 (1983) Author: Harrison, Jr., W.O. "Bill"
Sponsor: Sharp, John
Relating to sale of property of a minor by a parent without guardianship. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 572 68-0 (1983) Author: Green, Gene Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Coauthor authorized
HB 710 68-0 (1983) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to alcoholic beverage regulation relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to subcommittee
HB 1278 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the employment of a child. House: Business & Commerce See remarks
HB 1472 68-0 (1983) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to persons who may grant consent for health care. House: Human Services Referred to Committee on Human Services
HB 2333 68-0 (1983) Author: Berlanga, Hugo
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to missing children investigations by law enforcement agencies. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 2334 68-0 (1983) Author: Berlanga, Hugo
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to voluntary fingerprinting for the purpose of maintaining a record for future identification. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 21 68-0 (1983) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Laney, James
Relating to the offense of selling an alcoholic beverage to a minor; permitting an identification card issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety to have the same effect as a valid Texas driver's license. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 89 68-0 (1983) Author: Glasgow, Bob
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Relating to the requirements for a person who is 15 years of age to obtain a driver's license and to suspension of such a driver's license. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 545 68-0 (1983) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to offering for sale or selling fireworks to a child under the age of 16. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 832 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to persons who may grant consent for health care. Senate: Health & Human Resources Referred to Committee on Health & Human Resources
HB 57 68-2 (1984) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Committee on Liquor Regulation
HB 75 68-2 (1984) Author: Stiles, Mark Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Committee on Liquor Regulation
HB 97 68-2 (1984) Author: Green, Gene Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Coauthor authorized
HB 139 68-2 (1984) Author: Millsap, Mike Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 412 67-0 (1981) Author: Riley, Ken Relating to alcoholic beverages regulations based on age. House: Liquor Regulation Coauthor authorized
HB 421 67-0 (1981) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Committee on Liquor Regulation
HB 426 67-0 (1981) Author: Elizondo, Paul Relating to alcoholic beverage regulation relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 497 67-0 (1981) Author: Allee, Henry E. Relating to alcoholic regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Coauthor authorized
HB 594 67-0 (1981) Author: Cain, David Relating to the transfer of assets to and the naming and the authority of a custodian under the Texas Uniform Gifts to Minors Act. House: Judicial Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 615 67-0 (1981) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 2094 67-0 (1981) Author: Nowlin, James
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Relating to the transfer of assets to and the naming and authority of a custodian under the Texas Uniform Gifts to Minors Act. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 2323 67-0 (1981) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to the sale of an alcoholic beverage to a minor. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Committee on Liquor Regulation
SB 126 67-0 (1981) Author: Kothmann, Glenn
Sponsor: Semos, Chris V.
Relating to the definition and penalties for certain offenses committed against children and to the applicability or non-applicability of certain defenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 306 67-0 (1981) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Allee, Henry E.
Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 449 66-0 (1979) Author: Evans, Charles
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Relating to traffic offenses committed by certain minors. House: Transportation
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HB 482 66-0 (1979) Author: Bird, Ronald C. Relating to the sale of property of a minor in an estate by a parent without appointment as a guardian. House: Judiciary Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 495 66-0 (1979) Author: Brown, Albert "Al" Relating to the employment of certain children in the entertainment industry. House: Employment Practices Referred to subcommittee
HB 523 66-0 (1979) Author: Head, Fred Relating to suspension of driver's license, premit, or privilege of a minor who drives while intoxicated or while under the influence of alcohol. House: Transportation Referred to Committee on Transportation
HB 1322 66-0 (1979) Author: Ezzell, Michael H. Relating to alcoholic beverage regulation relating to age. House: Liquor Regulation Coauthor authorized
HB 1701 66-0 (1979) Author: Coody, Bill Relating to the age of employees of a beer distributor. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Committee on Liquor Regulation
HB 1747 66-0 (1979) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the testimony of certain child witnesses in prosecutions for certain sex offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1866 66-0 (1979) Author: Thompson, Gary Relating to the authority of a county judge to issue permits for employment of certain children. House: Employment Practices
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1878 66-0 (1979) Author: Hill, Anita Relating to amendment of the Texas Family Code to authorize prosecution of juveniles for misdemeanor offenses punishable by fine only in the municipal and justice courts in the State. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 474 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter
Sponsor: Ezzell, Michael H.
Relating to alcoholic beverage regulations relating to age; relating to penalties. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to subcommittee
HB 244 65-0 (1977) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
To permit young children to accompany parents into polling places and voting booths; and declaring an emergency. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days
HB 253 65-0 (1977) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to the age of minors entitled to assistance payments as survivors of certain peace officers. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 586 65-0 (1977) Author: Head, Fred
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Relating to the suspension of driver's license, permit, or privilege of a minor who drives intoxicated or while under the influence of alcohol. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Motion lost
HB 655 65-0 (1977) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to the prosecution of persons under 17 years of age for driving without a valid driver's license and driving while intoxicated. House: Judiciary Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 754 65-0 (1977) Author: Donaldson, Jerry "Nub"
Sponsor: Creighton, Tom
Relating to the State Youth Development Council. House: Social Services
Senate: Human Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1671 65-0 (1977) Author: Nabers, Lynn Relating to the minimum age for a person to receive a driver's license or instruction permit. House: Transportation Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 1707 65-0 (1977) Author: Salinas, Froy Relating to the proof of age by a purchaser of an alcoholic beverage. House: Liquor Regulation Assigned to Consent Calendar
SB 442 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Gene Providing for the transfer of custodial property to a minor or his estate entitled to receive it under the Uniform Gifts to Minors Act. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Civil Matters
HB 295 64-0 (1975) Author: Olson, Jr., Lyndon Relating to the rights, privileges and obligations of 18-year-olds, amending Vernon's Annotated Civil Statutes, Article 5923b by adding a new section providing such Article not applicable to wards of the Texas Youth Council who are admitted to the Texas Youth Council dependent and neglect facilities. House: Social Services Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 407 64-0 (1975) Author: McDonald, Felix
Sponsor: Longoria, Raul
Relating to the definition of a minor for probate purposes. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days
HB 632 64-0 (1975) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to prohibiting minors from entering the premises of certain alcoholic beverage establishments; requiring certain permittees to erect warning signs; providing penalties. House: Liquor Regulation Reported from committee favorably with amendments
HB 862 64-0 (1975) Author: Chavez, Melchor Relating to the change of name of a minor. House: Judiciary Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 943 64-0 (1975) Author: Olson, Jr., Lyndon Relating to rights, privileges and obligations of certain 18-year olds. House: Social Services Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1196 64-0 (1975) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to minors who are entitled to assistance payments as survivors of certain peace officers. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1266 64-0 (1975) Author: Washington, Craig Providing for venue in the sale of real estate of a minor without guardianship and further providing that such application shall be under oath. House: Judiciary Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 1509 64-0 (1975) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Relating to gifts to minors. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 1510 64-0 (1975) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Relating to certain exemptions from the law defining the age of majority. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
HB 1713 64-0 (1975) Author: Tanner, Jr., Perry A Placing in the county courts jurisdiction of certain minor's application for permission to marry or waiver of the age requirement. House: Judiciary Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 380 64-0 (1975) Author: Longoria, Raul Relating to the change of name of a minor. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from subcommittee with no action taken
SB 564 64-0 (1975) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob"
Sponsor: Washington, Craig
Providing for venue in the sale by a parent of real estate of a minor without guardianship and further providing that such application shall be under oath. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 160 63-0 (1973) Author: Willis, Doyle Providing that a person who is at least 18 years of age has all the rights, privileges, and obligations of a person who is 21 years of age; and declaring an emergency. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 1562 63-0 (1973) Author: Scoggins, Ralph "Skip" Relating to the age of employees in mixed beverage establishments; amending Subdivision (b), Subsection (5), Section 17, Article I, Texas Liquor Control Act, as amended (Article 666-17, Vernon's Texas Penal Code); and declaring an emergency. House: Liquor Regulation Reported favorably
HJR 5 63-0 (1973) Author: Willis, Doyle Proposing and amendment of the Texas Constitution to provide that all persons attain majority at age 18 and thereafter have all the rights, privileges, and obligations of an adult with exceptions. House: Judiciary
Senate: Human Resources
Reported favorably as amended
SB 123 63-0 (1973) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob"
Sponsor: Allen, Joe
Providing that a person who is at least 18 years of age has all the rights, privileges, and obligations of a person who is 21 years of age; containing a provision that a custodian of certain property of a minor may elect not to have the provisions of this Act apply to such property. House: State Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
90 Day Bill
SJR 37 63-0 (1973) Author: Harrington, D. Roy Proposing an amendment of the Texas Constitution to revise provisions on age and residence requirements for voting in conformity with mandates of the Constitution of the United States; to eliminate the requirement for annual registration; and to add a requirement for renewal of registration at intervals not exceeding four years. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Sent to Calendar Committee
SR 827 63-0 (1973) Author: Andujar, Betty Requesting Texas Education Agency to inform students of public schools to educate students in areas affected by the passage of S.B. 123. Senate: Administration
HB 141 62-0 (1971) Author: Denton, Lane Relating to the creation and administration of a Texas Youth Employment Program by the Parks and Wildlife Department.
HB 663 62-0 (1971)
Sponsor: Aikin, Jr., A.M.
Relating to authorizing a person 18 years old or older to donate his blood to the American Red Cross, a blood bank operating under the supervision of the licensed physician, or a hospital licensed under the provision of the Texas Hospital Licensing Law, with certain exceptions.
HB 1275 62-0 (1971) Author: Blythe, W.J. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to increasing the penalties for certain crimes involving distribution of drugs to a minor or the use of a minor by a person distributing certain drugs.
HB 1723 62-0 (1971) Author: Cavness, Don | et. al. Relating to sanctions against certain permittees of licensees under the Texas Liquor Control Act who sell alcoholic beverages to minors.
HB 1866 62-0 (1971) Author: Bynum, Ben Relating to permitting the employment of certain children under the supervision of certain child welfare agencies.
HJR 2 62-0 (1971) Author: Allen, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Wilson, Charles
Proposing an amendment to Sections 1 and 2, Article VI, Constitution of the State of Texas, so as to lower the minimum age required for voting to 18 years.
HJR 49 62-0 (1971) Author: Harding, Forrest A. Proposing an amendment to lower the minimum age for the qualification as an elector to the age of eighteen years of age.
HJR 90 62-0 (1971) Author: Reed, Dick | et. al. Ratifying the proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States extending the right to vote to persons who are 18 years of age or older.
SB 38 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Hale, L. DeWitt
Relating to providing that an informal marriage of certain underage persons without parental consent is voidable and requiring written consent of parents to be attached to a declaration of informal marriage.
SB 277 62-0 (1971) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to certain informal marriages of persons under 21 years of age, providing an effective date.
SB 377 62-0 (1971) Author: Wilson, Charles Relating to reducing the sum of a "next friend" bond executed by the next friend or other person taking charge of money or property, as principal, and by a solvent surety company authorized to execute such bonds, in Texas, as surety.
SJR 6 62-0 (1971) Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas, to lower the minimum age for voting to 18 years.
HB 47 61-0 (1969) Author: Blanton, Jack C. F. | et. al. Relating to the removal of disabilities of a minor for the purpose of becoming a peace officer; relating to the employing of peace officers by private institutions of higher education.
HB 865 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John Relating to permitting credit unions to receive accounts for the benefit of minors under the Texas Uniform Gifts to Minors Act.
HB 1349 61-0 (1969) Author: Nugent, James E. Relating to the sale of certain interests in real property owned by a minor; amending the Texas Probate Code.
SB 40 61-0 (1969) Author: Hall, Ralph M. Relating to the removal of disabilities of a minor for the purposes of becoming a peace officer.
SB 119 61-0 (1969) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to providing for the trial, as an adult, of any juvenile 15 years of age or older at the time of the commission of any felony with which he is charged; providing for the procedure by which the jurisdiction of the district court attaches; providing that if the grand jury does not return an indictment, the jurisdiction of the juvenile court reattaches; providing the procedure by which the jurisdiction of the juvenile court reattaches; providing for his custody pending action by the grand jury; providing that if the child is proceeded against as a juvenile, he is not subject to prosecution as an adult.
SB 274 61-0 (1969) Author: Jordan, Barbara Charline Relating to amending the Probate Code, increasing the maximum from $500 to $1,500 on moneys paid the County Clerk for withdrawal by the creditor minor on a small estate; and providing a procedure for the accounting of any increase and reporting of the status of such investments.
SB 337 61-0 (1969) Author: Hightower, Jack Relating to venue for appointment of guardians.
SB 484 61-0 (1969) Author: Hightower, Jack Relating to the sale of the estate of a minor under certain conditions by a surviving parent without appointment as a guardian; amending the Texas Probate Code.
SB 611 61-0 (1969) Author: Watson, Jr., Murray Relating to amending the Uniform Gifts to Minors Act relating to the duties and powers of custodians.
SCR 119 61-0 (1969)
HB 73 60-0 (1967) Author: Finney, Dave Relating to amending the Penal Code by providing that no person may falsely claim to be the parent or guardian of a minor applying for a marriage license for the purpose of inducing the county clerk to issue the license and providing a penalty.
HB 760 60-0 (1967) Author: Murray, Menton J. Relating to repealing a certain Article of the Penal Code relating to parental consent to marriage of a minor child.
HB 781 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Liquor Control Act to tighten the liquor laws affecting minors; providing a suspension period for permittees and licensees who sell, serve, or deliver alcoholic beverages to certain juveniles; further limiting possession and consumption by minors and increasing the minimum penalty; increasing the minimum penalties for certain acts related to providing alcoholic beverages to minors; providing enhanced penalties on second and subsequent convictions for certain offenses.
HB 789 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to providing for suspension of a person's motor vehicle registrations for allowing certain juveniles under driver's license suspension to operate a motor vehicle.
HJR 9 60-0 (1967) Author: Vickery, Glenn Wheeler Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to lower the minimum age required for voting to 18 years.
SB 194 60-0 (1967) Author: Wilson, Charles N. "Charlie" Relating to emancipating married minor males.
SJR 11 60-0 (1967) Author: Bernal, Joseph J. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to lower the minimum age required for voting to 18 years.
HB 133 59-0 (1965) Author: Ward, James E. Relating to prohibiting the tattooing of any person under the age of twenty one (21) years.
HB 151 59-0 (1965) Author: Traeger, John | et. al. Relating to prohibiting purchases or knowingly making available alcoholic beverages for persons under 21 years of age.
HB 158 59-0 (1965) Author: Townsend, James Terrell "Terry" Relating to providing a 25 cent fee for the issuance of exemption hunting licenses.
HB 205 59-0 (1965) Author: Pipkin, Maurice Snow "Pip" Relating to amending certain statutes relative to the removal of disabilities of minors, so as to provide that all minors above the age of eighteen (18) years may have their disabilities of minority removed where it shall appear to their material advantage to do so.
HB 328 59-0 (1965) Author: Haring, Paul Byrne Relating to prohibiting alcoholic beverages from being purchased for or given to persons under 21 years of age; amending the Texas Liquor Control Act.
HB 458 59-0 (1965) Author: Williamson, Billy H. Relating to amending the Penal Code by providing that either parent may give consent for the marriage of a minor.
HB 551 59-0 (1965) Author: Wade, James Kuykendall "Jim" Relating to amending the Texas Uniform Gifts to Minors Act to provide for the donation of life or endowment insurance policies and annuity contracts to a custodian for the benefit of a minor, under the Texas Uniform Gifts to Minors Act.
HB 610 59-0 (1965) Author: Crews, David William Relating to amending certain Statutes relative to the issuance of marriage licenses.
HB 756 59-0 (1965) Author: Cowden, George M. | et. al. Relating to amending the Code of Criminal Procedure by omitting the disqualification of a married woman as a surety on a recognizance or bail bond, so that a married woman will be qualified to be a surety on a recognizance or bail bond.
HB 863 59-0 (1965) Author: Edwards, Elder McKenzie "Mack" Relating to the age of drivers of motor vehicles used as public or common carriers of persons.
HJR 40 59-0 (1965) Author: Berry, Virgil E. "Red" | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas so as to lower the minimum age required for voting to 19 years.
SB 114 59-0 (1965) Author: Calhoun, Jr., C. Galloway Relating to amending the Texas Uniform Gifts to Minors Act by providing for the donation of life or endowment insurance policies and annuity contracts to a custodian for the benefit of a minor, under the Texas Uniform Gifts to Minors Act; making the acquisition of life or endowment insurance policies and annuity contracts an authorized investment of custodial property under this Act.
SB 122 59-0 (1965) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to amending the Code of Criminal Procedure to prohibit a minor to act as surety on a recognizance or bail bond.
SB 167 59-0 (1965) Author: Spears, Jr., Franklin Scott Relating to prohibiting the purchase, attempted purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of alcoholic beverages by minors, with certain exceptions.
SB 168 59-0 (1965) Author: Spears, Jr., Franklin Scott Relating to the prosecution of minors who violate traffic laws.
SB 365 59-0 (1965) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to amending certain Statutes relating to the issuance of marriage licenses; providing for consent of either parent for the marriage of a minor to be given by said parent appearing before the County Clerk of any county in the United States of America and giving consent under oath; eliminating the requirement that application must be on file at least three days in the County Clerk's Office before issuing a marriage license to a minor.
SB 366 59-0 (1965) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to amending the Penal Code by providing for consent for the marriage of a minor child by the father or mother alone in certain cases.
HB 165 58-0 (1963) Author: de la Garza, II, Eligio "Kika" Relating to the employment of children.
HB 337 58-0 (1963) Author: Ward, James E. Relating to prohibiting the tattooing of any person under the age of eighteen (18) years; providing a penalty.
HB 395 58-0 (1963) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" | et. al. Relating to declaring the policy of the State of Texas to be that no person shall be denied the right to work, to earn a living, and to support himself and his family solely because of age; providing certain exceptions.
HB 996 58-0 (1963) Author: McNutt, Ray E. | et. al. Relating to prohibiting express companies from delivering firearms to minors except in the presence and with the written consent of the parent or guardian; providing a penalty for violations.
HJR 12 58-0 (1963) Author: Berry, Virgil E. "Red" | et. al. Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to lower the minimum age required for voting to twenty (20) years and to exempt persons under twenty-two (22) years of age from the operation of any provision imposing a poll tax or any type of registration fee as a prerequisite to voting.
HB 480 57-0 (1961) Author: Stewart, III, Maco Relating to amending a certain Section of an Article of Vernon's Texas Civil Statues relating to certain minors under 16 (16) years of age who may be licensed upon affidavit of a physician and approval by the Department of Public Safety.
HB 772 57-0 (1961) Author: Murray, Menton J. | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Statute providing the removal of disabilities of minority of minors above the age of eighteen (18) years who are on active duty with, or who have been honorably discharged from the Armed Forces of the United States.
HB 870 57-0 (1961) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to amending the Penal Code of Texas relating to parents giving consent for the marriage of minors.
HB 116 57-1 (1961) Author: Stewart, III, Maco | et. al. Relating to amending and repealing a certain Statute relating to certain minors under sixteen (16) years of age who may be licensed upon affidavit of a physician and approval by the Department of Public Safety; providing certain penalties.
HB 506 56-0 (1959) Author: Johnson, Sr., Robert Ellis "Bob; Big Daddy" Relating to amending the Insurance Code of Texas to provide that minors not less than fourteen (14) years of age and without guardians of their estates may contract for and otherwise acquire policies of life, term or endowment insurance, or annuity contracts, and exercises all rights and powers and give valid acquittance thereunder notwithstanding their minority and as though of full legal age.
HB 582 56-0 (1959) Author: Yezak, Herman Relating to requiring any contract by a person under twenty-one years of age with a representative of organized baseball to be approved by the Probate Court of the county of his residence.
HB 644 56-0 (1959) Author: Gladden, Donald C. "Don" | et. al. Relating to amending the Penal Code by making it unlawful for any person to sell any liquor to any person under nineteen (19) years of age.
HJR 8 56-0 (1959) Author: Daily, Roger | et. al. Proposing an amendment lowering the minimum voting age from twenty-one years to eighteen years.
SB 190 56-0 (1959) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" Relating to amending the Insurance Code to provide that minors not less than ten years of age and without guardians of their estates may contract for and otherwise acquire policies of life, term or endowment insurance, or annuity contracts, and exercise all rights and powers and give valid acquittance thereunder notwithstanding their minority and as though of full legal age.
SB 246 56-0 (1959) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to amending the Penal Code by making it unlawful for any person to sell any liquor to any person under nineteen (19) years of age.
HB 72 56-1 (1959) Author: Jones, William M. "Bill" Relating to the requirement of consent of parent or guardian of certain parties before said parties may marry or a marriage license be issued to them and relating further to the issuance of marriage licenses by the county clerk after a prescribed period of three (3) days from the date of the filing of the application.
HB 48 56-2 (1959) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" | et. al. Relating to the requirement of consent of parent or guardian of certain parties before said parties may marry or a marriage license be issued to them and relating further to the issuance of marriage licenses by the county clerk after a prescribed period of three (3) days from the date of the filing of application.
HB 214 55-0 (1957) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts so as to prohibit the purchase of any alcoholic beverage by any person under the age of twenty-one years; prohibiting the possession or consumption of any alcoholic beverage in any public place by a person under the age of twenty-one years.
HB 252 55-0 (1957) Author: Blanchard, H.J. "Doc" Relating to making it a misdemeanor, punishable by fine, for any male minor between 14 and 17 years of age or any female minor between 14 and 18 years of age to drive or operate a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicating liquor or in such a way as to violate any traffic law of this State; providing a penalty.
HB 347 55-0 (1957) Author: Pressler, III, Herman Paul | et. al. Relating to permitting the governing body of any city to regulate, by ordinance, the hours which minors under the age of seventeen years may be on the public streets and thoroughfares of such city when not accompanied by his or her parent or guardian or an adult authorized by such parent or guardian.
HB 360 55-0 (1957) Author: Kennedy, Harold G. Relating to amending certain Statutes so as to remove the disabilities of minority of underage males, as well as femailes, who are or have been lawfully married.
HB 375 55-0 (1957) Author: Pressler, III, Herman Paul Relating to gifts of securities and money to minors and to make uniform the law with reference thereto; citing the Act as the "Texas Uniform Gifts to Minors Act."
HB 408 55-0 (1957) Author: Hosey, Jean Edmond Relating to declaring that all males under the age of twenty-one years who are now married or who have heretofore married or who shall hereafter marry shall be deemed to be of full age and shall be entitled to all of the rights and privileges and obligations thereto pertaining except as to the right to vote.
HB 555 55-0 (1957) Author: Sutton, Jr., Robert Keltner Relating to amending the Insurance Code to provide that minors not less than ten years of age and without guardians of their estates may contract for and otherwise acquire policies of life, term or endowment insurance, or annuity contracts, and exercise all rights and powers and give valid acquittance thereunder notwithstanding their minority and as though of full legal age.
SB 22 55-0 (1957) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to making it a misdemeanor, punishable by fine, for any person under the age of eighteen years to drive or operate a motor vehicle upon any public road or highway, or upon any street or alley within the incorporated limits of any city or town, or across any place open to the public generally while under the influence of intoxicating liquor, or without a valid driver's license issued under the laws of the State of Texas.
SB 53 55-0 (1957) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to amending certain Acts relating to the issuance of drivers' licenses to persons under the age of sixteen years.
SB 218 55-0 (1957) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to permitting the governing body of any city to regulate, by ordinance, the hours which minors under the age of eighteen years may be on the public streets and thoroughfares of such city, when not accompanied by his or her parent or guardian or an adult authorized by such parent or guardian.
SB 273 55-0 (1957) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" Relating to amending the Insurance Code of Texas to provide that minors not less than ten years of age and without guardians of their estates may contract for and otherwise acquire policies of life, term or endowment insurance, or annuity contracts, and exercise all rights and powers and give valid acquittance thereunder notwithstanding their minority and as though of full legal age.
SB 371 55-0 (1957) Author: Wood, Bill D. Relating to amending certain Statutes so as to remove the disabilities of minority of underage males, as well as females, who are or have been lawfully married.
HB 139 54-0 (1955) Author: Elliott, William Marshall "Bill" Relating to amending the Texas Liquor Control Act so as to strike the word "knowingly" from the provisions thereof relating to the sale of liquor and beer to persons under the age of 21 years.
HB 223 54-0 (1955) Author: Martin, Amos A. | et. al. Relating to exempting all residents over a certain age and all persons under a certain age from payment of any fees for any noncommercial hunting or fishing license.
HB 602 54-0 (1955) Author: Sayers, Scott Philen Relating to amending the Texas Liquor Control Act; relating to further clarifying such act and further regulating and controlling alcoholic beverages.
HB 670 54-0 (1955) Author: Ellis, Jr., John Taylor | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts by providing for the reduction in membership of the State Youth Development Council and a reorganization of the Council; providing for the appointment of an Advisory Committee for the Council; clarifying and extending functions of the Executive Committee.
HJR 3 54-0 (1955) Author: Reeves, Elbert | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas by amending Sections 1 and 2 of Article VI so as to reduce the minimum age for qualified electors from 21 years to 18 years.
SB 80 54-0 (1955) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending certain Statutes to make it a misdemeanor offense for a clerk to issue a marriage license to applicants under twenty-one in case of males or under eighteen in case of females without the consent of parents or guardian or County Judge and without requiring substantial evidence of age; prescribing form of consent; authorizing the clerk to require evidence; prescribing a penalty; making an exception; containing a separability clause.
SB 111 54-0 (1955) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to amending certain Acts so as to fix the punishment for conviction of the offense of indecent exposure to minors at confinement in the county jail for a period not to exceed two (2) years, or by confinement in the penitentiary for any term of years not to exceed fifteen (15) years.
SB 225 54-0 (1955) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to gifts of securities to minors; providing an additional manner in which such gifts may be made; providing for a custodian of the securities and defining his rights, powers and duties; providing for appointment of a successor custodian; making other provisions relative to the care and management of the securities.
SB 285 54-0 (1955) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to unlawful operation of motor vehicles by minors.
HB 38 53-0 (1953) Author: Armor, Lemuel L. Relating to amending statutes relative to non-resident miners.
HB 380 53-0 (1953) Author: Wood, Bill D. Relating to amending certain Acts by authorizing persons eighteen (18) years of age and over who are licensed as chauffeurs to drive school buses for junior colleges.
HB 663 53-0 (1953) Author: Brooks, Phil Relating to authorizing members of the armed forces of the United States or of the Armed Force Reserve of the United States, or of any branch or component part of such armed forces or Armed Force Reserve, or the United States Maritime Service or the United States Merchant Marines who are at least eighteen (18) years of age to execute contracts of life insurance; removing minors disabilities for such persons for the purpose of entering into contracts.
SB 31 53-0 (1953) Author: Sadler, Harley Herman Relating to amending Statutes relating to removal of disabilities for nonresident minors with real property interests in this State.
HB 344 52-0 (1951) Author: Young, Cloyd D. Relating to amending certain statutes raising the maximum age of dependent children from fourteen (14) to sixteen (16) years; prohibiting the payment of Aid to Dependent Children to the mother on behalf of a child born outside marriage.
HB 671 52-0 (1951) Author: Murphy, Jr., Charles Alfred Relating to amending certain statutes by authorizing the State Youth Development Council to regulate and control the business of operating, maintaining and conducting what is commonly known as summer camps for children; making certain exceptions and providing a penalty for the violation.
HJR 4 52-0 (1951) Author: Ingram, Jr., Denny O. | et. al. Proposing an amendment providing that every person who shall have attained the age of eighteen (18) years, and not otherwise disqualified, shall be deemed a qualified elector.
SB 33 52-0 (1951) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending certain statutes regulating the issuance of marriage licenses; prescribing penalties.
SB 215 52-0 (1951) Author: Kelly, Keith F. Relating to amending certain acts providing that a license as operator of a motor vehicle shall not be issued to any person who is under sixteen (16) years of age.
HB 161 51-0 (1949) Author: Lehman, Henry G. "Bud" Relating to amending a certain Article so that it will apply to minors above eighteen (18) years of age; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict.
HB 746 51-0 (1949) Author: Cannon, Oscar E. Relating to amending a previous act, concerning the removal of disabilities of minors so as to provide that minors above the age of eighteen (18) years, who are members of the Armed Forces of the United States who have their disabilities of minority removed under certain conditions; providing that this Act shall be cumulative.
HJR 6 51-0 (1949) Author: McGregor, Frank Bobbitt Proposing an amendment to Sections 1 and 2, Article VI of the Constitution by providing that ever person who shall have attained the age of eighteen (18) years, and not otherwise disqualified, shall be deemed a qualified elector; and directing the Governor to issue the necessary proclamation.
SB 406 51-0 (1949) Author: Kelley, Rogers Relating to amending a previous Act, providing that minors above the age of eighteen (18) years, who are in the armed forces, and those above the age of eighteen, who have been discharged from the armed forces of the United States, may have their disabilities of minority removed under certain conditions; providing that this Act shall be cumulative.
HB 113 50-0 (1947) Author: Clifton, Davis Relating to providing for the removal of the disabilities of minority of veterans and their minor spouses for the purpose of obtaining benefits under the Servicemen's Readjustment Act.
HB 118 50-0 (1947) Author: Lee, Otis Relating to amending the Texas Liquor Control Act, by making it unlawful to employ anyone to sell liquor who is under the age of twenty-one (21) years and making it unlawful for any person to sell any liquor to any person under twenty-one (21) years of age or to any person who is intoxicated or to any habitual drunkard or to any insane person, making it the primary responsibility of the person making any such sale to establish by competent evidence that such person buying said liquor is not a person under the age of twenty-one (21) years of age.
HB 280 50-0 (1947) Author: Cowen, Warren C. "Red" | et. al. Relating to amending a previous Act, to prohibit the sale of intoxicants containing more than 14% by volume of alcohol on any premises where minors are permitted; prescribing penalties; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith.
HB 37 49-0 (1945) Author: Cato, Arthur Relating to providing for a Child Labor Law for Texas, providing minimum ages and maximum hours of work, etc.; providing for the enforcement of the Act.
HB 308 49-0 (1945) Author: Davis, Jr., Harry L. | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes relating to removal of disabilities of minors.
HB 540 49-0 (1945) Author: Montgomery, Sr., William Calvin | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes relating to removal of disabilities of minors, so as to provide that minors above the age of eighteen (18) years who have been discharged from the Armed Forces of the United States may have their disabilities of minority removed under certain conditions.
SB 210 49-0 (1945) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Relating to amending certain Statutes relating to removal of disabilities of minors so as to provide that minors above the age of eighteen years of age can have their disabilities of minority removed.
SJR 4 49-0 (1945) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Proposing an amendment to Section 2, Article VI of the Constitution by providing that every person who shall have attained the age of eighteen (18) years, and not otherwise disqualified, shall be deemed a qualified elector.
HJR 12 48-0 (1943) Author: Connelly, John W. Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas, so as to change the age qualification of voters.
HJR 13 48-0 (1943) Author: Klingeman, Fred V. | et. al. Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas so as to provide that all persons who have reached the age of eighteen years shall be eligible to vote except certain enumerated classes; providing that the restrictions as to soldiers, marines, and seamen voting shall not be applicable when a state of war exists.
SB 99 48-0 (1943) Author: Stone, William E. Relating to providing voluntary apprenticeships enabling youths to obtain training that will equip them for profitable employment, etc.
SB 119 48-0 (1943) Author: Morris, George C. | et. al. Relating to authorizing persons licensed as chauffeurs and seventeen (17) years of age or over to operate motor vehicles used as public or common carriers of persons or school buses during the present war.
HB 582 47-0 (1941) Author: Carrington, Joe C. | et. al. Relating to providing that every resident of this State over the age of ten shall secure a personal identification card issued by the Department of Public Safety; fixing the penalty therefore.
HJR 11 47-0 (1941) Author: McAlister, Obel L. | et. al. Proposing a ratifying amendment to the Constitution to the United States which amendment empowers the Congress to limit, regulate and prohibit the labor of persons under eighteen years of age.
SB 112 47-0 (1941) Author: Lovelady, Karl L. Relating to further regulating the sale of alcoholic beverages in this State under the Texas Liquor Control Act; prohibiting the employment of persons under twenty-one (21) years of age to sell or assist in the handling, transporting, or dispensing of beer.
SB 216 47-0 (1941) Author: Hill, Jr., Joe Lafayette Relating to providing that it shall be unlawful to employ girls under twenty-one years of age to dispense beer; providing that it shall be unlawful to employ women in liquor package stores.
SJR 14 47-0 (1941) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Proposing a constitutional amendment ratifying the child labor amendment to the United States Constitution, empowering the Congress to limit, regulate and prohibit the labor of persons under eighteen (18) years of age.
HB 450 46-0 (1939) Author: Vale, Arnold J. Relating to amending a certain Article with reference to the petition and hearing for the removal of disabilities of minors.
HB 499 46-0 (1939) Author: Davis, Matt Relating to prohibiting the employment of girls and women under the age of twenty-one (21) years at any place where any alcoholic beverage containing alcohol in excess of one-half of one per centum (1/2%) by volume is sold, possessed or kept for the purpose of sale, and at any business establishment where liquor is permitted or allowed to be drunk, or consumed, on the premises.
HJR 34 46-0 (1939) Author: Thornberry, William Homer Proposing a constitutional amendment to ratifying certain amendments to the Constitution of the United States of America passed by the sixty-eight Congress to regulate and prohibit labor of persons under eighteen years of age.
SB 358 46-0 (1939) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to amending a certain Statue to provide personal service of process on minors and guardians.
HB 127 45-0 (1937) Relating to authorizing payments of funds arising out of liquidated and uncontested claims in favor of minors, lunatics, idiots, and non compos mentis.
HB 319 41-0 (1929) Author: Bradley, Rolland Barr Relating to amending certain statute relating to child labor. House: Labor
HB 400 40-0 (1927) Author: Purl, George Clark Relating to providing for the appointment of a guardian for a person where it is necessary that a guardian be appointed to receive funds or money due such person from the Federal Government.
SB 139 40-0 (1927) Author: Ward, Pierce B. Relating to removal of disabilities of minors, so as to provide for hearings relative thereto during vacation of the court.
SB 404 39-0 (1925) Author: Wood, Ashley Elijah | et. al. Relating to temporary and permanent Guardians of the estates of minors; allowing such to make oil, gas and mineral leases on real estate belonging to the estates of their wards. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
HB 122 37-0 (1921) Author: Mott, Leon L. | et. al. Relating to a certain Act regulating the employment of women and minors; and for the repeal of the law establishing the Industrial Welfare Commission.
HB 143 37-0 (1921) Author: Coffee, Sr., Roy Clarence Relating to amend a certain Act regarding the law relating to Industrial Welfare Commission.
HB 161 37-0 (1921) Author: Miller, Barry Relating to amend a certain Act regarding the regulation of the Industrial Welfare Commission.
HB 449 37-0 (1921) Author: Teer, Claud D. Relating to regulating the employment of women and minors.
SB 41 37-0 (1921) Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" Relating to regulating the employment of women and minors; creating the Industrial Welfare Commission (Minimum Wage).
SB 167 37-0 (1921) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to amending an act regulating the employment of women and minors and establishing a Board of Industrial Welfare to investigate and deal with such employment, including the fixing of a minimum wage, providing for an appropriation therefor, and fixing penalties for the violation thereof and declaring an emergency.
HB 158 36-0 (1919) Author: Murphy, Sr., Charles Alfred | et. al. Relating to regulating the employment of women and minors and establishing an Industrial Welfare Commission to investigate and deal with such employment, including and fixing of a minimum wage; providing for an appropriation therefor and fixing penalties for violating this Act.
HB 4 36-2 (1919) Author: Thomas, Charles Graham Relating to making appropriations to pay the salaries of officers and employees of certain eleemosynary institutions of the State, and other expenses of maintaining and conducting them for the two fiscal years beginning September 1st, 1919, and ending August 31, 1921.
HB 42 33-0 (1913) Author: Haxthausen, Sr., August (Von) | et. al. Relating to making it a misdemeanor for any minor to enter or remain in any saloon or place where intoxicating liquors are sold; fixing a punishment.
HB 160 33-0 (1913) Author: Templeton, Rufus Lee Relating to providing a penalty for any minor under the age of twenty-one years, to enter and remain in any business wherein intoxicating liquors are sold without the written consent of the parents or guardian.
HB 275 33-0 (1913) Author: Savage, Sr., Henry B. Relating to the regulation of the sale of intoxicating liquors, making it a misdemeanor for any minor to enter any place where intoxicating drinks are sold, prescribing a penalty.
HB 396 33-0 (1913) Author: Roach, James H. Relating to recognizance or bail bond by a minor or a married woman.
SB 23 33-0 (1913) Author: Watson, Quintus Ultimus Relating to amending the Revised Penal Code of 1911 to make it a misdemeanor for any minor to enter or remain in any saloon or place where intoxicating liquors are sold or to purchase any intoxicating liquors, fixing punishment.
SB 200 33-0 (1913) Author: Warren, Robert Lee | et. al. Relating to providing that no person, male or female, under sixteen years of age shall marry.
HB 232 31-0 (1909) Relating to prohibiting the giving or delivery of any spirituous, vinous, malt or intoxicating liquors to any person under the age of twenty-one years whether consigned to such person or other persons, without the written consent of the parent or guardian of such minor, and to prohibit the causing of or being concerned in any such gift or delivery, and to prohibit the agents of any express company or common carrier or the agent or employee of any other person, firm or corporation from making such gift or delivery or causing the same to be done, or being concerned therein, and providing penalties therefor.
SB 77 31-0 (1909) Relating to amending Articles of Title 72, Chapter 1 of the Revised Civil Statutes of the State of Texas, so as to embrace within its provisions lunatics, idiots and persons non compos mentis, in addition to minors now embraced therein, to sue by next friend.
HB 49 30-0 (1907) Relating to prohibiting the selling, giving or delivery of any spirituous, vinous or intoxicating liquors to any person under the age of twenty-one years without the written consent of the parent or guardian of such minor or some one standing in their place or stead, and to prohibit the causing of or being interested in any such sale, gift or delivery, and to prohibit the agents of any express company or common carrier from knowingly making such sale, gift or delivery or causing the same to be done or being interested therein, and providing penalties therefor.
SB 31 29-0 (1905) Relating to authorizing the appointment of temporary guardians of minors and their estates, regulating their duties and requirements, and the practice in relation thereto.
HB 8 25-0 (1897) Relating to amending the Penal Code of the Revised Statutes of the State of Texas, relating to the sale or gift of intoxicating liquors to minors.
HB 263 25-0 (1897) Relating to prohibiting persons, firms or corporations engaged in running pool or billiard tables in a public place, or for profit, knowingly permitting minors in their places of business without the written consent of their parents or guradians, and to provide a penalty therefor.
HB 264 25-0 (1897) Relating to preventing the barter, sale or gift of any pistol, dirk, dagger, slung shot, sword-cane, spear, or knuckles made of any metal or hard substance to any minor without the written consent of the parent or guardian of such minor, or some one standing in lieu thereof, and providing a penalty for the violation.
SB 7 23-0 (1893) Relating to authorizing minors to bring suits by next friend, and to provide for the disposition of the funds that may be recovered in such suits, and to define the duties of the next friend.

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