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HB 8 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Relating to cybersecurity for state agency information resources. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 62 85-0 (2017) Author: Craddick, Tom | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense; modifying existing criminal penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 67 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 70 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al. Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 80 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 111 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to an educational program and fee reductions to improve firearm safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 143 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 160 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense; modifying existing criminal penalties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 191 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al. Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 259 85-0 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the creation of certain offenses concerning firearm sales at gun shows; authorizing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 272 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the inclusion of education and training regarding human trafficking in the curriculum of commercial driver's license training programs offered by public junior colleges and career schools and colleges. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 275 85-0 (2017) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 281 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to establishing a statewide electronic tracking system for evidence of a sex offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 300 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to decreasing the fee for the issuance of an original or renewed license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 312 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the creation and administration of a disaster recovery fund. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 321 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the development of a statewide motor vehicle registration program to prevent transnational motor vehicle theft; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 339 85-0 (2017) Author: Burrows, Dustin | et. al. Relating to the removal of a fee for the issuance of an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 347 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the issuance of digital identification. House: Government Transparency & Operation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 372 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al. Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 384 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to documentation of proof of identification for voting. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 403 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al. Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 406 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; authorizing fees; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 435 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to the carrying of weapons, including the application of certain weapons and handgun license laws to certain persons, the carrying of handguns by license holders on the property of a state hospital, and the liability for certain actions of volunteer emergency services personnel licensed to carry a handgun; providing a civil penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 459 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to the suspension of a driver's license for the failure to pay a surcharge. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 483 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al. Relating to the compensatory time and overtime pay for commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 525 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al. Relating to databases that contain information regarding certain violent offenses or filed protective orders. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Received from the House
HB 560 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al. Relating to the places where a person may carry a handgun if the person is licensed to carry a handgun and to certain related criminal offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 580 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to information included on certain driver's licenses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 581 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to the issuance of, eligibility for, and use of limited term personal identification certificates and driver's licenses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 582 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al. Relating to driver's licenses and personal identification certificates issued to legal permanent residents of the United States and refugees or asylees lawfully admitted into the United States. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 621 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to requirements for certain applicants to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 631 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to a public awareness campaign on firearm safety and suicide prevention. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 684 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the required notice of a surcharge assessed under the driver responsibility program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 749 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a central database containing information about certain persons who have been convicted of or received a grant of deferred adjudication community supervision for certain offenses involving animal cruelty; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 773 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to information on projected changes in weather, water availability, and climate variability in strategic plans of certain state agencies. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 781 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt | et. al. Relating to the issuance of a handgun license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 782 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 866 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to lethal violence protective orders; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 893 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Safety concerning certain intoxication offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 899 85-0 (2017) Author: Nevárez, Poncho Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1002 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to the issuance of a receipt by the Department of Public Safety to an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate that may be used to show proof of voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1024 85-0 (2017) Author: Kacal, Kyle | et. al. Relating to the removal of a fee for the issuance of an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1203 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César Relating to a requirement that certain state agencies report on border security operations. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1233 85-0 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to probation of certain disqualifications from driving a commercial motor vehicle. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1265 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliverson, Tom | et. al. Relating to training of peace officers employed by the Department of Public Safety concerning the enforcement of federal immigration laws. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1364 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to repealing civil asset forfeiture provisions and establishing criminal asset forfeiture in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1383 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to establishing a statewide electronic tracking system for evidence of a sex offense. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1421 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al. Relating to a report by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice regarding inmate grievances. House: Corrections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1430 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the indigent status of a person for the purposes of the driver responsibility program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1434 85-0 (2017) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to displaying certain informational materials and videos in driver's license offices. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1452 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to a study regarding cyber attacks on election infrastructure. House: Government Transparency & Operation Considered in Calendars
HB 1487 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to the security of courts and judges in the state. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1546 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to the operations of the Department of Public Safety, Parks and Wildlife Department, and state military forces in the border region. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1677 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Vision Zero Task Force to propose a plan to eliminate traffic deaths in this state. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1699 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the participation by qualified persons in the Department of Public Safety's driver record monitoring pilot program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 1760 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to money transmissions sent to destinations outside the United States; imposing a fee. House: Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 1779 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to obtain and use criminal history record information for the purpose of performing certain departmental functions. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Returned from the House for further action
HB 1780 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to requirements for membership in the reserve officer corps of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1823 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to properly recorded diacritical marks in vital statistics records, driver's licenses, commercial driver's licenses, and personal identification certificates. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1827 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina | et. al. Relating to prohibiting carrying a firearm while intoxicated; creating an offense. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1911 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to granting authority to carry a firearm to certain unlicensed persons and to related regulatory provisions and criminal offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1938 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al. Relating to certain registrations for the anatomical gift registry. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1958 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the licensure or certification of volunteer firefighters and members of industrial emergency response teams. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2066 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the requirements for certain applicants to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2068 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Miles, Borris
Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds; authorizing and increasing criminal fines. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 2083 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to expedited processing of certain applications for a license to carry a handgun; waiving a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2107 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations and cannabis testing facilities; authorizing fees. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2169 85-0 (2017) Author: Schubert, Leighton | et. al. Relating to the security of high-speed rail operated by a private entity. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2189 85-0 (2017) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to the creation of the blue alert system to aid in the apprehension of an individual suspected of killing or causing serious bodily injury to a law enforcement officer. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2259 85-0 (2017) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the issuance of specially marked driver's licenses and personal identification certificates to disabled veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 2318 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil Relating to requirements for certain applicants to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving certain fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2481 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2522 85-0 (2017) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to a memorandum of understanding between this state and the United States Department of Homeland Security concerning the enforcement of federal immigration laws. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2561 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and the regulation of certain prescription drugs, prescription drug prescribers and dispensers, and colleges of pharmacy; authorizing a reduction in fees. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2682 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the administration of and funding for the Texas emissions reduction plan. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2719 85-0 (2017) Author: Romero, Ramon Relating to the creation of a Texas conditional driver's permit, provisional Texas conditional driver's permit, and Texas conditional instruction permit; authorizing a fee. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2735 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the carrying of a handgun by certain first responders and volunteer emergency services personnel; providing for a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2772 85-0 (2017) Author: Phelan, Dade Relating to requirements for peace officers to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2804 85-0 (2017) Author: Price, Four | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the emergency scheduling of certain controlled substances for the purpose of the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; expanding the application of certain criminal offenses. House: Public Health
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2860 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to a change of name and vital statistics information for an adult. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2862 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken Relating to the operation of vehicles transporting fluid milk; authorizing a fee. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2863 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James Relating to confidentiality, sharing, sealing, and destruction of juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2892 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John Relating to guardianships; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2931 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, including conforming amendments. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
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HB 2934 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the civil consequences imposed on persons arrested for, charged with, or convicted of certain criminal offenses. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2978 85-0 (2017) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to the notification of a peace officer through an indication associated with vehicle registration or a driver's license that a person has a health condition that may impede communication. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3050 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to driver's and learner licenses and the issuance of certain driver's licenses and identification certificates; authorizing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3242 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to eligibility for and the revocation of a license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3340 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the provision of information regarding firearm safety and suicide prevention. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3354 85-0 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria Relating to the fee for a driver's license or personal identification certificate for a homeless individual. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3359 85-0 (2017) Author: Cosper, Scott
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to displaying certain informational materials and videos in driver's license offices. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3373 85-0 (2017) Author: Holland, Justin Relating to the sharing of death record information between the Department of State Health Services and the Department of Public Safety. House: Human Services Meeting cancelled
HB 3376 85-0 (2017) Author: Holland, Justin | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to forms of notice that may be provided by the Department of Public Safety during certain enforcement proceedings and actions. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3390 85-0 (2017) Author: Meyer, Morgan Relating to the exemption from range instruction for certain persons applying to obtain a license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3436 85-0 (2017) Author: Dean, Jay Relating to the creation of the blue alert system to aid in the apprehension of individuals who are suspected of harming law enforcement officers and individuals who are fugitives from correctional facilities. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3474 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
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 3589 85-0 (2017) Author: Wilson, Terry M. Relating to specialty license plates to honor certain Purple Heart recipients. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3609 85-0 (2017) Author: Burns, DeWayne Relating to the administrative and civil consequences imposed by the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Postponed
HB 3619 85-0 (2017) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to the creation of a countywide alert system for missing adults. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3678 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to the registration and inspection periods for motor vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3683 85-0 (2017) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to periodic motor vehicle inspections; reducing a fee. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3715 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to statewide alerts for missing adults. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3784 85-0 (2017) Author: Holland, Justin | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Relating to certain applications to obtain a license to carry a handgun and to the associated handgun proficiency course. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3801 85-0 (2017) Author: Burns, DeWayne Relating to the eligibility requirements for a license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3802 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the suspension of a driver's license issued to a person who fails to pay an administrative penalty imposed by the Texas Funeral Service Commission. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3854 85-0 (2017) Author: Morrison, Geanie W. | et. al. Relating to the movement of certain vehicles transporting an intermodal shipping container; authorizing a fee; creating an offense. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3908 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homestead of an eligible peace officer who resides in a qualified high crime area. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3995 85-0 (2017) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al. Relating to the elimination of regular mandatory vehicle safety inspections and the imposition of replacement fees. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4003 85-0 (2017) Author: Tinderholt, Tony Relating to a central database containing information about defendants required to have an ignition interlock device installed on a vehicle and local law enforcement access to that database through a mobile data terminal. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 4019 85-0 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the collection of surcharges assessed under the driver responsibility program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 4040 85-0 (2017) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to a pilot program for the establishment of a call center to assist victims of sexual assault. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 4103 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators, the operation of the Texas Civil Commitment Office, and certain related offenses; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Corrections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4121 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James Relating to the use of rapid DNA technology to identify, document and record all persons arrested for a felony or a class A misdemeanor. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 4200 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to the acquisition or attempted acquisition of a firearm by a person prohibited from possessing a firearm. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 4227 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James Relating to a study on the automatic suspension of driver's licenses on conviction of a drug offense not related to the operation of a motor vehicle and alternatives to automatic suspension. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 4254 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César Relating to the hours per workweek implemented by the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 4267 85-0 (2017) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to fingerprint requirements for state licensees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HR 2386 85-0 (2017) Author: Schubert, Leighton Commending the officers and staff of Region VII of the Texas Department of Public Safety for their work in protecting the Capitol Complex in Austin. Reported enrolled
SB 5 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Phil | et. al.
Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; providing a criminal penalty and increasing a criminal penalty. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 1/1/18
SB 16 85-0 (2017) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Phil | et. al.
Relating to decreasing the fee for the issuance of an original or renewed license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 31 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense; modifying existing criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 42 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to the security of courts and judges in the state; establishing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 91 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the use of automatic license plate readers by a law enforcement agency. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 128 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the inclusion of education and training regarding human trafficking in the curriculum of commercial driver's license training programs offered by public junior colleges and career schools and colleges and to certain requirements for commercial driver's licenses. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 138 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Meyer, Morgan
Relating to the exemption from range instruction for certain persons applying to obtain a license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 146 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to automatic update of voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 147 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
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 168 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the operations of the Department of Public Safety, Parks and Wildlife Department, and state military forces in the border region. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
SB 186 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 208 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing an administrative penalty; creating a criminal offense. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 231 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al. Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 263 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Springer, Drew | et. al.
Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 264 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: White, James | et. al.
Relating to an application made by a peace officer, county jailer, or state correctional officer to obtain a license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 269 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by qualifying patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations and testing facilities; authorizing fees. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 297 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Miller, Rick | et. al.
Relating to the compensatory time and overtime pay for commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety. House: Appropriations
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 306 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Board of Pharmacy; authorizing a reduction in fees. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 380 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to repealing civil asset forfeiture provisions and establishing criminal asset forfeiture in this state. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 434 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to lethal violence protective orders; creating a criminal offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 485 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the creation of the office of independent oversight ombudsman for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 661 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 687 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Rose, Toni
Relating to the collection and use of certain information relating to child abuse and neglect and the provision of prevention and early intervention services; creating an offense. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
1 hr. notice-for reconsideration
SB 779 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the indigent status of a person for the purposes of the driver responsibility program. Senate: Transportation Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 853 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to displaying certain informational materials and videos in driver's license offices. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 975 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Schubert, Leighton | et. al.
Relating to the security of high-speed rail operated by a private entity. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1044 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the suspension of a driver's license issued to a person who fails to pay an administrative penalty imposed by the Texas Funeral Service Commission. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1096 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to guardianships; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1138 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Krause, Matt | et. al.
Relating to the creation of the blue alert system to aid in the apprehension of an individual suspected of killing or causing serious bodily injury to a law enforcement officer. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1185 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to criminal history record information obtained or disseminated by certain private entities; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Business & Industry
SB 1187 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the offense of operating a motor vehicle without financial responsibility. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 1195 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to studies and reports on the prosecution of criminal cases involving abusable synthetic substances. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1205 85-0 (2017) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Holland, Justin
Relating to the sharing of death record information between the Department of State Health Services and the Department of Public Safety. House: Human Services
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 1245 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Vision Zero Task Force to propose a plan to eliminate traffic deaths in this state. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1270 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the allocation and use of certain border security funding to secure Gulf of Mexico ports. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1304 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: White, James
Relating to confidentiality, sharing, sealing, and destruction of juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1311 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds; creating an offense. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1320 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to establishing a protective order registry and the duties of courts in regard to the registry. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1383 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: King, Ken
Relating to the operation of vehicles transporting fluid milk; authorizing a fee. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 1/1/18
SB 1408 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don
Sponsor: Bohac, Dwayne
Relating to the carrying of a handgun by certain first responders and volunteer emergency services personnel. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1443 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al. Relating to electronic benefits transfer cards used by recipients of benefits under certain assistance programs. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Human Services
SB 1487 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to preventing racial profiling and video and audio equipment and recordings of certain law enforcement motor vehicle stops; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1524 85-0 (2017) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie W. | et. al.
Relating to the movement of certain vehicles, including vehicles transporting an intermodal shipping container; authorizing a fee; creating an offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 1/1/18
SB 1549 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to provide notification of a failure to appear in federal court. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1576 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: King, Ken
Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators, the operation of the Texas Civil Commitment Office, and certain related offenses; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1588 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don | et. al.
Sponsor: Simmons, Ron
Relating to the elimination of regular mandatory vehicle safety inspections and the imposition of replacement fees. House: Transportation
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1700 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to uniform reporting of information concerning protective orders, concerning magistrate's orders for emergency protection, and concerning conditions of bond imposed on a person awaiting trial in a family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking case. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1704 85-0 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn | et. al. Relating to the eligibility requirements for a license to carry a handgun. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1778 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the provision of information regarding firearm safety and suicide prevention. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1805 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie
Relating to the multiuse training and operations center facility. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1807 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Metcalf, Will
Relating to the application of certain handgun license laws to certain federal and state attorneys and to the authority of those attorneys to carry certain weapons. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1856 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, including conforming amendments. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1859 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the establishment of a human trafficking unit within the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1936 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Hefner, Cole
Relating to the issuance of specially marked driver's licenses and personal identification certificates to disabled veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1960 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to firearm safety awareness; decreasing the application and license fee for a license to carry a handgun. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2020 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al. Relating to voter information used for juror selections. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
No action taken in committee
SB 2138 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the issuance of digital driver's licenses. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 2185 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds; authorizing and increasing criminal fines. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 2197 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to documentation of proof of identification for voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2232 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the emergency scheduling of certain controlled substances for the purpose of the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; expanding the application of certain criminal offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 66 85-1 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al. Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 85 85-1 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations and cannabis testing facilities; authorizing fees. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 137 85-1 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Safety concerning certain intoxication offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 166 85-1 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al. Relating to the collection, storage, and analysis of sexual assault evidence and evidence of other sex offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 289 85-1 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 314 85-1 (2017) Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara | et. al. Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homestead of an eligible peace officer who resides in a qualified high crime area. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 330 85-1 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria Relating to an investigation by the Department of Public Safety into the response by certain public and private institutions of higher education to reports of sexual assault at those institutions. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 58 85-1 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the elimination of regular mandatory vehicle safety inspections. Filed
SB 79 85-1 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by qualifying patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations and testing facilities; authorizing fees. Filed
SB 92 85-1 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to distracted driving; adding a provision subject to a criminal penalty. Filed
HB 7 84-0 (2015) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to certain fiscal matters affecting governmental entities; reducing or affecting the amounts or rates of certain taxes, assessments, surcharges, and fees. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency & Reform
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 10 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to certain criminal and civil consequences of trafficking of persons, compelling prostitution, and certain other related criminal offenses; to the prevention, prosecution, and punishment of those offenses, and to compensation paid to victims of those offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 11 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 12 84-0 (2015) Author: Longoria, Oscar | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Relating to the border prosecution unit. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 68 84-0 (2015) Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 140 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to driver's licenses and personal identification certificates issued to veterans; reducing certain fees. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 164 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun; providing penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 165 84-0 (2015) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the Texas Liberty Preservation Act; creating criminal offenses; providing criminal penalties. House: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 229 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the disposition of certain surplus motor vehicles and other law enforcement equipment by the Texas Facilities Commission. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 235 84-0 (2015) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a central database containing information about certain persons who have been convicted of or received a grant of deferred adjudication for certain offenses involving animal cruelty; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 263 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the sealing of certain juvenile records. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 284 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al. Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a concealed handgun license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 303 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to documentation of proof of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 312 84-0 (2015) Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 327 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to a study on the availability of information regarding convictions and deferred dispositions for certain fine-only misdemeanors. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 444 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 455 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to a body worn camera program for certain law enforcement agencies in this state. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Withdrawn from schedule
HB 477 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to requiring notice and the dissemination of criminal history record information to the subject of the information in certain circumstances. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 503 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to peace officers commissioned by the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 640 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al. Relating to a study concerning the use of a digital image for identification and proof of licensure purposes. House: Government Transparency & Operation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 693 84-0 (2015) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the creation of a temporary visitor's driver's license, provisional temporary visitor's driver's license, and temporary visitor's driver's instruction permit; authorizing fees; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 715 84-0 (2015) Author: Longoria, Oscar Relating to the disposition of certain surplus property by the Department of Public Safety to certain local governments. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 764 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to the use, collection, and security of health care data collected by the Department of State Health Services. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 820 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to liability for injury arising from certain motor vehicle accidents. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 871 84-0 (2015) Author: Tinderholt, Tony | et. al. Relating to fingerprints collected by the Texas Department of Public Safety from an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate and used for the department's image verification system. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 892 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie | et. al. Relating to the medical use of low-THC cannabis and the regulation of related organizations and individuals; requiring a dispensing organization to obtain a license to dispense low-THC cannabis and any employee of a dispensing organization to obtain a registration; authorizing fees. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 922 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun; creating an offense; providing penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 933 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the testing of autonomous motor vehicles; creating a border security pilot program. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 944 84-0 (2015) Author: Kacal, Kyle Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun; providing penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 953 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 954 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to an electronic application for voter registration and a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1037 84-0 (2015) Author: Simpson, David Relating to abolishing the Texas emerging technology fund. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HB 1154 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Scott | et. al. Relating to the issuance of a concealed handgun license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1252 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to uniform weighing procedures requirements for motor vehicle weight enforcement officers. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1313 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to ensuring the removal of the names of deceased persons from the jury wheel. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1324 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 1338 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to training for peace officers and first responders on certain persons affected by trauma. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1450 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to creating the Texas Border Security Division. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1464 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the procedure for determining that certain land is no longer eligible for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1525 84-0 (2015) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the collection and reporting of information relating to certain offenses involving family violence. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1542 84-0 (2015) Author: Paddie, Chris
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the use of digital message display systems in certain public facilities. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1572 84-0 (2015) Author: Peña, Gilbert Relating to safety and security policies and procedures in the Capitol Complex. House: House Administration Referred to House Administration
HB 1617 84-0 (2015) Author: Paddie, Chris
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to authorizing certain real property transactions involving the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1651 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Scott | et. al. Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a secured handgun; creating a criminal offense; providing penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1690 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Phil | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to the investigation and prosecution of offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1763 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Education Agency and to the abolition of the State Board for Educator Certification and the transfer of its functions to the Texas Education Agency; providing for the ad valorem tax rate to be imposed after annexation of an insolvent or inoperative school district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1786 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to the transfer of driver and traffic safety education from the Texas Education Agency and the Department of Public Safety to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; changing the amounts of certain fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1808 84-0 (2015) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the use of and training for incident-based reporting of information and statistics concerning criminal offenses committed in this state. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1814 84-0 (2015) Author: Farney, Marsha
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the online renewal of driver's licenses of certain active duty military personnel and relatives. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 1888 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to commercial driver's licenses and commercial learner's permits and the operation of commercial motor vehicles; authorizing a fee; increasing a penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
See remarks for effective date
HB 2042 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the expiration date of a driver's license, personal identification certificate, commercial driver's license, or commercial driver learner's permit issued to a sex offender; increasing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2053 84-0 (2015) Author: Farney, Marsha | et. al.
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Relating to the protection of certain children who may be subject to child abuse or neglect through the operation of the child safety check alert list and training for law enforcement officers relating to the child safety check alert list. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
HB 2058 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to a change of name and vital statistics information. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2154 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the functions and operation of the State Office of Administrative Hearings. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
HB 2187 84-0 (2015) Author: Smith, Wayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; imposing an administrative penalty; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2216 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2246 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to the restriction of certain intoxication offenders to the operation of a motor vehicle with an ignition interlock device in lieu of a license suspension. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2263 84-0 (2015) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al. Relating to warrants or orders issued to obtain location information from wireless communications devices and to public access to law enforcement or prosecutor requests for certain related location or communication information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2277 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the disposition of certain surplus property by the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2359 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to prohibiting the Department of Public Safety from responding to bulk requests from the federal government for lists of individuals licensed to carry a concealed handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2405 84-0 (2015) Author: Nevárez, Poncho | et. al. Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a concealed handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2469 84-0 (2015) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to fingerprints collected by the Texas Department of Public Safety from an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate and used for the department's image verification system. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2477 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to requirements for the issuance of a driver's license or personal identification certificate. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2604 84-0 (2015) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to a concealed handgun license application that is submitted by a peace officer or a member of the state military forces. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2625 84-0 (2015) Author: Tinderholt, Tony Relating to a waiver of concealed handgun license renewal fees for qualified handgun instructors. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2671 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to penalties for certain criminal offenses regarding operating a motor vehicle; imposing a fee and changing a surcharge. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2701 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the regulation of motor vehicles by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and the Department of Public Safety; creating and modifying criminal offenses; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty; imposing, authorizing, and increasing fees. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2714 84-0 (2015) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to commercial driver's licenses and commercial learner's permits and the operation of commercial motor vehicles; creating a criminal offense; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty; authorizing fees. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2780 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the parking and movement of vehicles in the Capitol Complex. House: House Administration Referred to House Administration
HB 2798 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the hours of work and compensatory time and overtime pay for commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency & Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2861 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to an optional procedure for the issuance of a permit by the City of Laredo for the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles carrying cargo in Webb County; authorizing a fee. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2864 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the issuance of certificates of self-insurance. House: Transportation Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2867 84-0 (2015) Author: Rinaldi, Matt Relating to the use of automatic license plate readers by a law enforcement agency. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2960 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to certain information reported to county voter registrars and to the Department of Public Safety and to the cancellation of a driver's license based on that information. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2983 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to the content of a temporary license issued by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3016 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to fingerprints collected by the Texas Department of Public Safety from an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate and used for the department's image verification system. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3021 84-0 (2015) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" Relating to the establishment of a tactical training center in Hidalgo County by the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3054 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Safety concerning the offense of intoxication manslaughter and to a task force to reduce habitual driving while intoxicated. Filed
HB 3112 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to a report to the Legislative Budget Board on the border security functions of certain state agencies. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3200 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to limitations on filling prescriptions for certain opioid pain medications; adding prohibitions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3267 84-0 (2015) Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al. Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3283 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to contributions and registrations for an anatomical gift registry; authorizing a fee. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 1/1/16
HB 3301 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the recognition of state citizenship and the issuance of state identification cards, driver's licenses, and occupational licenses to state residents regardless of their immigration status. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3424 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to a study and report on the establishment of a central database containing information about certain individuals under guardianship. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3496 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al. Relating to authorizing certain first responders to carry a concealed handgun while on duty and to the prosecution of certain related offenses; providing for a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3628 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the adoption by the Department of Public Safety of rules governing the use of unmanned aircraft in the Capitol Complex; creating a criminal offense. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3704 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the development of a statewide motor vehicle registration program to prevent transnational motor vehicle theft, including authorizing proposed fees to support the program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3710 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to a voluntary contribution to the fund for veterans' assistance when applying for a concealed handgun license. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3768 84-0 (2015) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the regulation of owners, operators, employees, and independent contractors of sexually oriented businesses to reduce risks to public and occupational health and to prevent human trafficking; requiring an occupational license; imposing fees; providing civil penalties; creating a criminal offense. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3800 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Safety concerning certain intoxication offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3889 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to adding certain substances to Penalty Group 2 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act for purposes of criminal prosecutions involving those substances, increasing penalties for the manufacture of, delivery of, or possession with the intent to deliver certain controlled substances, and a pilot program for field testing for controlled substances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3929 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the use of automatic license plate reader systems; creating a criminal offense. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4030 84-0 (2015) Author: Dale, Tony
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to applications for and certain information regarding an applicant for registration or endorsement under the Private Security Act. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 4031 84-0 (2015) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to the creation of a statewide alert system for missing adults and to a study of the alert system. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 4043 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the establishment of an unmanned ground vehicle pilot program at the Capitol Complex to employ veterans with a service-connected disability. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4063 84-0 (2015) Author: Cook, Byron | et. al. Relating to the creation of a Texas conditional driver's permit, provisional Texas conditional driver's permit, and Texas conditional instruction permit; authorizing a fee; creating a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HCR 28 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Directing DPS to name the new crime lab in Laredo the Oscar "O. J." Hale Sr. Crime Lab. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HCR 34 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Directing DPS to name the new crime lab in Laredo the Oscar "O. J." Hale Crime Lab. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Signed by the Governor
HCR 141 84-0 (2015) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Recalling H.B. No. 2187 from the Senate for further consideration. Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 104 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Doug Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the creation of emergency response districts; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Special Purpose Districts Left pending in committee
HR 1553 84-0 (2015) Author: Herrero, Abel Commemorating the opening of the Texas Department of Public Safety Driver License Center in Corpus Christi. House: Rules & Resolutions Reported enrolled
HR 3411 84-0 (2015) Author: Paddie, Chris Commending the officers and staff of Region VII of the Texas Department of Public Safety for their work in protecting the Capitol Complex in Austin. Reported enrolled
SB 3 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al. Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 17 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a holstered handgun; creating a criminal offense; providing penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 77 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the development of a climate adaptation plan by certain entities. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 93 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the suspension of a driver's license for failure to pay a surcharge. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 128 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to criminal history record information obtained or disseminated by certain private entities; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 131 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to evidence technician training and the disposition of certain evidence in a criminal case. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 132 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; creating an offense. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 158 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen | et. al.
Relating to a body worn camera program for certain law enforcement agencies in this state; creating a criminal offense; authorizing a fee. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 179 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Springer, Drew
Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a concealed handgun license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 195 84-0 (2015) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Crownover, Myra
Relating to prescriptions for certain controlled substances, access to information about those prescriptions, and the duties of prescribers and other entities registered with the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration; authorizing fees. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
SB 196 84-0 (2015) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to controlled substance registration by physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses; imposing penalties; imposing fees. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 214 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Education Agency and to the abolition of the State Board for Educator Certification and the transfer of its functions to the Texas Education Agency; providing for the ad valorem tax rate to be imposed after annexation of an insolvent or inoperative school district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 216 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al. Relating to the functions and operation of the State Office of Administrative Hearings. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 257 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the reporting of a lost or stolen firearm; providing criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 259 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to criminal history background checks in connection with firearm transfers; creating offenses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 285 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to court jurisdiction and procedures for truancy. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 339 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Klick, Stephanie | et. al.
Relating to the medical use of low-THC cannabis and the regulation of related organizations and individuals; requiring a dispensing organization to obtain a license to dispense low-THC cannabis and any employee of a dispensing organization to obtain a registration; authorizing fees. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 346 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a holstered handgun; creating a criminal offense; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 385 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 398 84-0 (2015) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Laubenberg, Jodie
Relating to fingerprints collected by the Texas Department of Public Safety from an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate and used for the department's image verification system. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 422 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 533 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the parking and movement of vehicles in the Capitol Complex. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 717 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the issuance of a concealed handgun license. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 718 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to a permit to show that a person has passed a background check to possess a firearm; authorizing fees. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 877 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty. Filed
SB 1134 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to fingerprints collected by the Texas Department of Public Safety from an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate and used for the department's image verification system. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1167 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to relating to autonomous motor vehicles. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 1173 84-0 (2015) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to commercial driver's licenses and commercial learner's permits and the operation of commercial motor vehicles; creating a criminal offense; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty; authorizing fees. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1276 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the amounts, availability, and use of certain statutorily dedicated revenue and accounts; reducing or affecting the amounts or rates of certain statutorily dedicated fees and assessments. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1286 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the use of automatic license plate readers by a law enforcement agency. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1287 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Relating to the Texas Forensic Science Commission, the accreditation of crime laboratories, and the licensing and regulation of forensic analysts; authorizing fees; requiring an occupational license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
See remarks for effective date
SB 1308 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José
Sponsor: King, Susan Lewis
Relating to veterans services information provided to veterans who receive driver's licenses and personal identification certificates. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1352 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to a concealed handgun license application that is submitted by a peace officer or a member of the state military forces. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1354 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to state border security activities. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to s/c on Border Security by Pres
SB 1406 84-0 (2015) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to the protection of certain children through the operation of the child safety check alert list. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1561 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to contributions and registrations for an anatomical gift registry; authorizing a fee. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
SB 1576 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the compensatory time and overtime pay for commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety. House: Appropriations
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Appropriations
SB 1647 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to the use of and training for incident-based reporting of information and statistics concerning criminal offenses committed in this state. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1653 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the regulation of owners, operators, employees, and independent contractors of sexually oriented businesses to reduce risks to public and occupational health and to prevent human trafficking; requiring an occupational license; imposing fees; providing civil penalties; creating a criminal offense. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1684 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to authorizing certain first responders to carry a concealed handgun while on duty and to the prosecution of certain related criminal offenses; providing for a fee. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1756 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the issuance of driver's licenses and personal identification certificates and the classification and operation of certain vehicles; authorizing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 1853 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to establish a statewide program for the prevention and detection of certain criminal offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1874 84-0 (2015) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to accessing criminal history record information and other records of involvement in the criminal justice system; authorizing fees; authorizing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1902 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
Relating to the eligibility of criminal defendants for an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information; authorizing a fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1934 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna
Sponsor: Miller, Rick
Relating to requirements for the issuance of a driver's license or personal identification certificate and to a study on digital identification and proof of licensure. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 21 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al. Relating to a central database containing information about offenders who have committed certain offenses against children or offenses involving family or dating violence. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 24 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the appointment and duties of and the funding for a policy director for the prevention of driving while intoxicated; imposing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 47 83-0 (2013) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al. Relating to a handgun proficiency course that is taken to obtain or renew a concealed handgun license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 48 83-0 (2013) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Relating to the procedure under which a person may renew a license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 84 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 104 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzales, Larry | et. al. Relating to surcharges associated with and the enforcement of the driver responsibility program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 133 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Safety concerning the offense of intoxication manslaughter and to a task force to reduce habitual driving while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 149 83-0 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al. Relating to the Texas Liberty Preservation Act; providing penalties. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select Placed on General State Calendar
HB 156 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to a driver's license renewal appointment system for prospective anatomical gift donors. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 158 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the designation on a person's driver's license or commercial driver's license that the person is licensed to carry a concealed handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 216 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
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 292 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the authorization and regulation of poker gaming and the duties of the Texas Lottery Commission; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 295 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the creation of a commission to study drowsy driving. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 312 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to information contained on a personal identification certificate, driver's license, and commercial driver's license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 313 83-0 (2013) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 323 83-0 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to reports to the legislature on certain administrative hearings regarding the automatic suspension of a person's driver's license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety No action taken in committee
HB 327 83-0 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to requiring notice and the dissemination of criminal history record information to the subject of the information in certain circumstances. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 364 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the provision of state death benefits to certain employees of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 378 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the development of a climate adaptation plan by certain entities. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 453 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the application, renewal, and period of validity of a registration under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; authorizing the increase of a fee. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 474 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to an optional procedure for the issuance of a permit by a certain regional mobility authority for the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles carrying cargo; authorizing a fee. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 485 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the amount of the fees paid by certain peace officers, correctional officers, members of the state military forces, and veterans of the armed forces for a license to carry a concealed handgun and to the issuance of such a license to certain peace officers and members of the state military forces; authorizing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 519 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al. Relating to voluntary donations to the Glenda Dawson Donate Life-Texas Registry. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 530 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications for law enforcement purposes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 553 83-0 (2013) Author: Otto, John | et. al. Relating to firearms and the preservation of the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution; providing penalties. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select Left pending in committee
HB 572 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason | et. al. Relating to the issuance to veterans of specially marked licenses to carry a concealed handgun and specially marked personal identification certificates. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 698 83-0 (2013) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to certain procedures for submitting legible and classifiable fingerprints with an application for a license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 700 83-0 (2013) Author: Lavender, George | et. al. Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun; providing penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 714 83-0 (2013) Author: Kuempel, John
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to an agreement between a county and the Department of Public Safety for the joint operation of certain fixed-site facilities. House: County Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 721 83-0 (2013) Author: Price, Walter "Four" | et. al. Relating to the memorial designation of a highway by the Department of Public Safety. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 729 83-0 (2013) Author: Price, Walter "Four"
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to access to criminal history record information by certain hospitals and other facilities. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 790 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety No action taken in committee
HB 827 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Ken | et. al. Relating to an agreement between the Department of Public Safety and certain counties for the provision of renewal and duplicate driver's license and other identification certificate services; authorizing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 860 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to an exception to the domicile requirement for issuance of a commercial driver's license for certain military personnel. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Referred to Vet Affairs & Military Installations
HB 912 83-0 (2013) Author: Gooden, Lance | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to images captured by unmanned aircraft and other images and recordings; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 933 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to automatic expunction of a juvenile's record after completion of a deferred prosecution program; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 957 83-0 (2013) Author: Ratliff, Bennett Relating to the display of informational materials regarding organ donation by the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1051 83-0 (2013) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al. Relating to the application of certain concealed handgun license laws to United States attorneys and assistant United States attorneys and to the authority of those attorneys to carry certain weapons. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1349 83-0 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to information that may be requested by the Department of Public Safety from a person applying for or renewing a concealed handgun license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 1/1/14
HB 1497 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the disclosure of certain personal information from driver's license records maintained by the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1515 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the assumption of the powers and duties relating to driver's licenses and personal identification cards by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and the authority of a county to provide driver's licenses and other identification certificate services. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1591 83-0 (2013) Author: Cortez, Philip | et. al. Relating to designation of certain vehicles of the Texas Division of Emergency Management as authorized emergency vehicles. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1608 83-0 (2013) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al. Relating to warrants or orders issued to obtain location information from wireless communications devices and to public access to law enforcement or prosecutor requests for certain related location or communication information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1677 83-0 (2013) Author: Frullo, John Relating to reports of missing children or attempted child abductions and to education and training for peace officers regarding missing or exploited children. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1700 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the proof of citizenship or lawful presence in the United States for issuance of a driver's license, personal identification certificate, or commercial driver's license. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1719 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to passenger security screening and reporting by certain local government airport operators. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1774 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to liability for injury arising from certain motor vehicle accidents. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1872 83-0 (2013) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al. Relating to federal firearm reporting for a person who voluntarily identifies as a person with mental illness. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 2008 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to an agreement between the Department of Public Safety and a county clerk or county assessor-collector for the provision of renewal and duplicate driver's license and other identification certificate services. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2066 83-0 (2013) Author: Gooden, Lance Relating to the process server review board. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2100 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the salary for certain employees of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2234 83-0 (2013) Author: Orr, Rob Relating to authorizing home-taught driver education course providers to administer certain examinations required to obtain a driver's license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 2279 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to motorcycle training and the license requirements for a three-wheeled motorcycle; creating an offense. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2320 83-0 (2013) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to establishing a pilot program for driver education schools to administer certain driver's license examinations; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 2331 83-0 (2013) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the lease of certain real property in El Paso for the construction of facilities for the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2394 83-0 (2013) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to a study on the feasibility of requiring title for all trailers, semitrailers, and travel trailers not considered manufactured housing. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 2415 83-0 (2013) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the expiration of a driver's license and to the disposition of fees assessed for the renewal of driver's licenses. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2485 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheffield, J. D. | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to Air Medal and Air Medal with Valor specialty license plates. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2496 83-0 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to allow blood pressure machines to be located in driver's license offices. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2512 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the disclosure of certain information to the secretary of state for use in voter registration or the administration of elections. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2613 83-0 (2013) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to access to criminal history record information by a public defender's office and the office of capital writs and to an exemption for those offices from fees imposed for processing inquiries for that information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2648 83-0 (2013) Author: Herrero, Abel
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to access to criminal history record information by a county tax assessor-collector. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2669 83-0 (2013) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to a release of certain adult stem cell donor information by the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2817 83-0 (2013) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to the testing required for a commercial driver's license for veterans of the United States armed forces with previous truck driving experience. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2841 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications for law enforcement purposes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2861 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to certain business entities engaged in the publication, republication, or other dissemination of mug shots and other information regarding the involvement of an individual in the criminal justice system; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 2875 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the motor vehicle inspection program; creating an offense; amending the amount of certain fees. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2932 83-0 (2013) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to the operation of autonomous motor vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3074 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3142 83-0 (2013) Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Relating to handguns used to demonstrate proficiency in handgun use for purposes of obtaining a concealed handgun license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 3199 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzales, Larry | et. al. Relating to the issuance of driver's licenses and personal identification certificates, including the use of electronically readable information; authorizing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3217 83-0 (2013) Author: Price, Walter "Four" Relating to authorizing certain real property transactions involving the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3230 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to a change of name and vital statistics information. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3261 83-0 (2013) Author: Cortez, Philip Relating to the establishment of the disaster identification system for a state of disaster. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3301 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the regulation of controlled substances and the establishment of an electronic system for monitoring controlled substances; providing criminal penalties; authorizing a fee. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3325 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the regulation or prohibition of certain assault weapons; imposing a tax and a license fee; providing a civil penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3340 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3412 83-0 (2013) Author: Flynn, Dan
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the qualifications for certain positions with the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3432 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the salary reclassification of certain positions with the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and the Office of the Attorney General. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3433 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the regulation of certain private security companies and occupations; creating an offense. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 3747 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a central database containing information about certain persons who have been convicted of or received a grant of deferred adjudication for certain offenses involving animal cruelty; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3772 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to criminal history background checks in connection with firearm transfers; creating offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3787 83-0 (2013) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the determination of an applicant's eligibility for any program administered by the Health and Human Services Commission. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 3801 83-0 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the creation of a search and rescue task force House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3805 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzales, Larry
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to the discharge of an officer or employee of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3812 83-0 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to authorizing the optional imposition of a county air quality fee at the time of an emissions-related inspection. House: Environmental Regulation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3815 83-0 (2013) Author: Carter, Stefani | et. al. Relating to the suspension of a person's driver's license or permit on conviction of a fifth offense relating to the operating of a motor vehicle while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HJR 148 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the creation of emergency response districts; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HR 1800 83-0 (2013) Author: Geren, Charlie Commending the Department of Public Safety on its commitment to protecting and serving the citizens of Texas. Reported enrolled
SB 17 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen
Relating to the training in school safety of certain educators of a school district or an open-enrollment charter school authorized to carry a concealed handgun on school premises. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 59 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 78 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the development of a climate adaptation plan by certain entities. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 164 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Isaac, Jason | et. al.
Relating to the issuance to veterans of specially marked licenses to carry a concealed handgun and specially marked personal identification certificates. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 188 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications for law enforcement purposes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 223 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Cortez, Philip | et. al.
Relating to designation of certain vehicles of the Texas Division of Emergency Management as authorized emergency vehicles. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 229 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Sponsor: Turner, Chris | et. al.
Relating to an exception to the domicile requirement for issuance of a commercial driver's license for certain military personnel. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 262 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the reporting of criminal disposition completeness percentage data. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 315 83-0 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Strama, Mark | et. al.
Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 396 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando
Relating to the provision of state death benefits to certain employees of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 477 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to an optional procedure for the issuance of a permit by a certain regional mobility authority for the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 590 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to a driver's license renewal appointment system for prospective anatomical gift donors. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 738 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the establishment and administration of the Texas Essential Workers Program; imposing fees. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 742 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Frullo, John
Relating to reports of missing children, missing persons, or attempted child abductions and to education and training for peace officers regarding missing or exploited children. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 763 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to motorcycle training, the enforcement of certification standards for motorcycles, and the license requirements for a three-wheeled motorcycle; creating an offense. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 786 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to warrants issued to obtain location information from wireless communications devices and to public access to law enforcement or prosecutor requests for certain related location or communication information. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 787 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the amount of a surcharge assessed on conviction of certain offenses relating to the operating of a motor vehicle while intoxicated against the driver's license of certain persons who complete a drug court program or an alcohol or drug treatment program. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 796 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a study on the use of technology and other methods to report, track, and prevent traffic violations and accidents. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 990 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to criminal history record information obtained or disseminated by certain private entities; providing a civil penalty; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1016 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the provision of driver's license and personal identification certificate services by license deputies. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 1044 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Walle, Armando | et. al.
Relating to access to criminal history record information by certain entities, including certain local government corporations, public defender's offices, and the office of capital writs, and to an exemption for those offices from fees imposed for processing inquiries for that information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1105 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to an agreement between the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and a county for the provision of renewal and duplicate driver's licenses and other identification certificate services in certain counties; authorizing a fee. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 1238 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the composition and duties of and investigations conducted by the Texas Forensic Science Commission, the administrative attachment of the Texas Forensic Science Commission to Sam Houston State University, the accreditation of criminal laboratories by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas, and the status of certain local government corporations as criminal justice agencies for the purpose of engaging in criminal identification activities, including forensic analysis. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1269 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to authorizing home-taught driver education course providers to administer certain examinations required to obtain a driver's license. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1289 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Bohac, Dwayne
Relating to certain business entities engaged in the publication of mug shots and other information regarding the involvement of an individual in the criminal justice system; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1292 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Relating to DNA testing of biological evidence in certain capital cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1526 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to criminal history background checks in connection with firearm transfers; creating offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1540 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the establishment of the disaster identification system for a state of disaster. Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security Referred to Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
SB 1551 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando
Relating to the provision of affordable housing and other services in the Lower Rio Grande Valley. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1582 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1677 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the reporting of a lost or stolen firearm; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1705 83-0 (2013) Author: Campbell, Donna
Sponsor: Parker, Tan
Relating to the administration of certain examinations required to obtain a driver's license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1708 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the acquisition of certain real property in El Paso County for the construction of facilities for the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1729 83-0 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Ken | et. al.
Relating to an agreement between the Department of Public Safety and a county for the provision of renewal and duplicate driver's license and other identification certificate services; authorizing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 1791 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to a county air quality fee imposed at the time of an emissions-related inspection. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1815 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Relating to voluntary donations to the Glenda Dawson Donate Life-Texas Registry. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 1857 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to the certification of certain qualified handgun instructors to conduct school safety training. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/13
SJR 62 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the creation of emergency and disaster response districts; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. Senate: Finance Left pending in subcommittee
SR 762 83-0 (2013) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al. Recognizing the Texas Department of Public Safety. Again read
HB 45 83-1 (2013) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to commercial driver's licenses and commercial learner's permits and the operation of commercial motor vehicles; creating an offense; authorizing fees. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 47 83-1 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the Texas Liberty Preservation Act; providing penalties. Filed
HB 56 83-1 (2013) Author: Lavender, George | et. al. Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun; providing penalties. Filed
HB 64 83-1 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; authorizing fees; creating an offense. Filed
SB 36 83-1 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to electronic voter registration. Filed
SB 40 83-1 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to commercial driver's licenses and commercial learner's permits and the operation of commercial motor vehicles; creating an offense; authorizing fees. Filed
HB 21 83-2 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; authorizing fees; creating an offense. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 56 83-2 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the Texas Liberty Preservation Act; providing penalties. Filed
SB 22 83-2 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to electronic voter registration. Filed
HB 5 83-3 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the Texas Liberty Preservation Act; providing penalties. Filed
HB 18 83-3 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; authorizing fees; creating an offense. Filed
SB 12 83-3 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to electronic voter registration. Filed
HB 48 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety to operate one or more southbound vehicle checkpoints near the international border of this state for the purpose of preventing certain criminal offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 78 82-0 (2011) Author: Flynn, Dan
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the purchase of food and beverages by certain state law enforcement agencies for peace officer training functions. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 90 82-0 (2011) Author: Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the issuance and suspension of a hardship driver's license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 100 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to a central database containing information about certain offenders who have committed offenses involving family or dating violence. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 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 161 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Safety concerning certain intoxication offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 250 82-0 (2011) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; providing penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 277 82-0 (2011) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Postponed in subcommittee
HB 299 82-0 (2011) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 351 82-0 (2011) Author: Veasey, Marc
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the expunction of records and files relating to a person's arrest. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 369 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to procedures concerning verification of certain information submitted in a voter registration application. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 382 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the authorization and regulation of poker gaming and the duties of the Texas Lottery Commission; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 439 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and certain local law enforcement agencies to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 539 82-0 (2011) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 584 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to storage of electronic fingerprint records and access to criminal history record information. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 623 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to the detection and reporting of unauthorized immigration, the collection and dissemination of information concerning unauthorized immigration, the legal treatment or classification of unauthorized immigrants for certain purposes, the enforcement of certain laws governing immigration, and the establishment of English as the official language of this state. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 641 82-0 (2011) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to insurance requirements for certain contract carriers. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 647 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the public safety director's appointment of reserve law enforcement officers for the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Corrected comm. rept. sent to Local & Consent
HB 715 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 913 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the automatic expunction of criminal records. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 926 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the use of information from the internal verification system of the Department of Public Safety for voter registration purposes. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 961 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the sealing of and restricting access to juvenile records of adjudications of delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision and to the confidentiality of records of certain misdemeanor convictions of a child. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 977 82-0 (2011) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the development of a climate adaptation plan by certain entities. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1003 82-0 (2011) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to a deferred retirement option for certain members of the Employees Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
HB 1005 82-0 (2011) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to the procedures for registering to vote and accepting a voter at a polling place; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1023 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to requiring notice and the dissemination of criminal history record information to the subject of the information in certain circumstances. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1035 82-0 (2011) Author: Legler, Ken Relating to the proof of identity required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: State Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1051 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to the collection and use of fingerprints of an applicant for a driver's license, personal identification certificate, or commercial driver's license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety No action taken in subcommittee
HB 1075 82-0 (2011) Author: Anderson, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Relating to an alert for a missing person with an intellectual disability. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1103 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to conditions of community supervision for persons convicted of certain criminal offenses involving animal cruelty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1186 82-0 (2011) Author: Howard, Charlie | et. al. Relating to documentary evidence of citizenship or other status as a requirement for issuance of certain identification documents. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1329 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Relating to a waiver of concealed handgun license fees for certain veterans of the military. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1330 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the use of safety guards or flaps on certain vehicles or vehicle combinations. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1391 82-0 (2011) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to persons authorized to access or use electronically readable information derived from a driver's license, commercial driver's license, or personal identification certificate. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1412 82-0 (2011) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; providing penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1457 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications for law enforcement purposes. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1458 82-0 (2011) Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; providing penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1526 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Doug Relating to the prevention of automobile burglary and theft. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1533 82-0 (2011) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1541 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the prevention of automobile burglary and theft. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1552 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the monitoring of and the provision of certain information regarding certain high-risk sex offenders. House: Corrections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1571 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the operation and movement of motorcycles during periods of traffic congestion. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1609 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1701 82-0 (2011) Author: Legler, Ken | et. al. Relating to an exemption from the physical demonstration of proficiency portion of the proficiency examination to obtain or renew a concealed handgun license for certain persons. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1800 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the detection and reporting of unauthorized immigration, the collection and dissemination of information concerning unauthorized immigration, and the enforcement of certain laws governing immigration. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1810 82-0 (2011) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and to the replacement of the revenue derived from the driver responsibility program through an increase in the tax on cigarettes. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1933 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Wayne | et. al. Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Received from the House
HB 1949 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to the provision of notice by an insurer to the Department of Public Safety that a motor vehicle liability insurance policy is no longer in effect and related driver's license suspensions. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1965 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the expansion of faith- and community-based health and human services initiatives. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1991 82-0 (2011) Author: Hardcastle, Rick Relating to the repeal of certain laws regulating the registration of animal tattoo marks with the Department of Public Safety. House: Agriculture & Livestock Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2026 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the proof of identity and residency required of an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2099 82-0 (2011) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to an alert for a missing person with an intellectual disability. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2131 82-0 (2011) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the issuance of a pass for expedited access to the State Capitol. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 2240 82-0 (2011) Author: Legler, Ken Relating to an optional procedure for the issuance of a permit by a certain county for the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2256 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to abating or deferring the suspension or revocation of a license issued by the Department of Public Safety for victims of identity theft. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 2301 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to a change of name and vital statistics information. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2327 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2361 82-0 (2011) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the authority of a municipality, a county, or the Department of Public Safety to enforce compliance with posted speed limits by an automated traffic control system. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
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 2564 82-0 (2011) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to academic requirements for issuance of an instruction permit by the Department of Public Safety or a driver education school. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2573 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the protection of children from abuse or neglect; providing penalties. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 2590 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to the reporting of certain information to county voter registrars and to the Department of Public Safety and to the cancellation of a driver's license based on that information. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2613 82-0 (2011) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to the procedure under which a person may renew a license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2733 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the euthanasia of animals. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 2737 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to criminal history record information checks of employees of residential dwelling projects, including employees of public housing authorities. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2738 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to criminal history background checks performed in relation to the occupancy or use of a public housing unit. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2756 82-0 (2011) Author: Lavender, George | et. al. Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2763 82-0 (2011) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to an exemption for the denial of driver's license renewal for violations of local ordinances concerning solid waste and heavy trash. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 2805 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the requirement of citizenship or lawful presence in the United States for issuance of a driver's license, personal identification certificate, commercial driver's license, or commercial driver learner's permit. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2814 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2851 82-0 (2011) Author: Mallory Caraway, Barbara
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Jose
Relating to deferral of certain surcharge payments for military personnel deployed outside of the continental United States. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2870 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 2887 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the disposition of property seized by the Texas Department of Public Safety in connection with violations of the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2904 82-0 (2011) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the administration of the Glenda Dawson Donate Life-Texas Registry. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
HB 3001 82-0 (2011) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the monitoring of and provision of certain information regarding certain high-risk sex offenders; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3099 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the office of inspector general of the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3147 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the collection, analysis, and preservation of sexual assault or DNA evidence. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3160 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3195 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to compensatory time off for certain state employees. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3228 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the creation of DNA records for the state and federal DNA database systems. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3245 82-0 (2011) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to a photograph on a personal identification certificate, driver's license, or commercial driver's license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3269 82-0 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to certain grants awarded under the new technology research and development program. House: Transportation
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Natural Resources
HB 3293 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the transfer of powers and duties relating to driver's licenses and personal identification cards from the Department of Public Safety to the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3296 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to transferring the motor vehicle inspection program from the Texas Department of Public Safety to the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3324 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the operations and monitoring of fusion centers in this state. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 3354 82-0 (2011) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the administration of and benefits payable by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas and to certain domestic relations orders. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
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 3598 82-0 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the criminal registration procedure for a convicted arsonist. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3649 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John Relating to state fiscal matters related to law enforcement and criminal justice. House: Appropriations Reported favorably as substituted
HB 3714 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the regulation of controlled substances and the establishment of an electronic system for monitoring controlled substances; providing criminal penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3748 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to creating the division of forensic services; abolishing the Texas Forensic Science Commission and transferring certain duties of the commission and the Department of Public Safety to the division of forensic services. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3777 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to collection, storage, and distribution of criminal history record information; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HR 2685 82-0 (2011) Author: Cook, Byron Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 90. Filed
HR 2689 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2327. Reported enrolled
SB 9 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Miller, Sid
Relating to homeland security; providing penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 132 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan
Relating to registration with the Selective Service System of certain applicants for a driver's license or personal identification certificate. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 197 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the compulsory inspection of motor vehicles; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 231 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the permanent revocation of a person's driver's license or permit on conviction of a second offense relating to the operating of a motor vehicle while intoxicated. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 232 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to wearing a secure alcohol monitoring device as a required condition of community supervision for certain intoxication offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 288 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Pena, Aaron | et. al.
Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to operate one or more southbound vehicle checkpoints near the international border of this state for the purpose of preventing certain criminal offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 294 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission to investigate the feasibility of and cooperate in the establishment of southbound checkpoints along the international border of this state. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 364 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al.
Sponsor: Brown, Fred
Relating to statistical information on the prosecution of certain offenses relating to the operating of a motor vehicle while intoxicated. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 424 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the development of a climate adaptation plan by certain entities. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 427 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to exempting United States attorneys and assistant United States attorneys from certain requirements for obtaining or renewing a concealed handgun license. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 531 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and certain local law enforcement agencies to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 594 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the regulation of prescriptions for controlled substances, including certain procedures applicable to electronic prescriptions for Schedule II controlled substances. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 615 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose | et. al.
Sponsor: Quintanilla, Chente | et. al.
Relating to requiring a retail seller of motor vehicle tires to render certain tires unusable and to the regulation of scrap tires; providing civil penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 624 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 652 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to governmental and certain quasi-governmental entities subject to the sunset review process. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
SB 687 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen
Relating to interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications for law enforcement purposes. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 694 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
See remarks for effective date
SB 779 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al. Relating to a central database containing information about certain persons who have been convicted of or received a grant of deferred adjudication for certain offenses involving animal cruelty; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 905 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to the application of certain concealed handgun license laws to statewide elected officials, certain current and former members of the legislature, and certain federal and state employees. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 953 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to the conditions for granting an occupational license to certain persons, the monitoring of those persons by a local community supervision and corrections department, and the fees associated with department services. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 974 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to permitted uses of image comparison technology by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1013 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the contents of the sex offender registration form and to information included in the sex offender database maintained by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1102 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1179 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education and other obsolete provisions of law. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1191 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the criminal registration procedure for a convicted arsonist. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 1237 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to persons authorized to access or use electronically readable information derived from a driver's license, commercial driver's license, or personal identification certificate. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1292 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen | et. al.
Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to a peace officer that includes an alternative to the officer's residence address. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1356 82-0 (2011) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: Hardcastle, Rick
Relating to the repeal of certain laws regulating the registration of animal tattoo marks with the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1366 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to the prosecution and registration of, and regulation concerning, sex offenders in this state. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 1379 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to a deferred retirement option for certain members of the Employees Retirement System of Texas. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1485 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to the authority of a school district to implement a school bus monitoring system that records images, including images of vehicles that pass a stopped school bus; providing for the imposition of penalties. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1529 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the date by which law enforcement agencies must report arrests to the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Withdrawn from schedule
SB 1532 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to a photograph on a personal identification certificate, driver's license, or commercial driver's license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 1553 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to criminal history record information checks of employees of residential dwelling projects, including employees of public housing authorities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1572 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Relating to the operations and monitoring of fusion centers in this state. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1583 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to state fiscal matters. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Referred to Appropriations
SB 1616 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to the collection, storage, preservation, analysis, retrieval, and destruction of biological evidence. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1636 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to the collection, analysis, and preservation of sexual assault or DNA evidence. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1658 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Hunter, Todd
Relating to the duties of and investigations conducted by the Texas Forensic Science Commission, the administrative attachment of the Texas Forensic Science Commission to Sam Houston State University, and the accreditation of criminal laboratories by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1667 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to the administration of and benefits payable by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas and to certain domestic relations orders. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1697 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: King, Phil | et. al.
Relating to duties and restrictions regarding the special Texas Rangers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1699 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to authorizing the use of an image verification system to determine whether an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate is a fugitive from justice. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
No action taken in committee
SB 1700 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to checkpoints to ensure the validity of licenses and financial responsibility of vehicle operators. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 1818 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to consent for inclusion in the statewide Internet-based registry of organ, tissue, and eye donors. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SR 1252 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2327. Reported enrolled
HB 84 82-1 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to operate one or more southbound vehicle checkpoints near the international border of this state for the purpose of preventing certain criminal offenses. Filed
HR 232 82-1 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1. Reported enrolled
SB 1 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 9 82-1 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws governing immigration by certain governmental entities and the administration of certain documentation of citizenship status and other lawful admittance by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: State Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
SB 40 82-1 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the establishment and administration of the Texas Essential Workers Program. Filed
SB 43 82-1 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to operate one or more southbound vehicle checkpoints near the international border of this state for the purpose of preventing certain criminal offenses. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Received from the Senate
SCR 5 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 1. Signed by the Governor
SR 130 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1. Reported enrolled
HB 169 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al. Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Public Safety and certain local law enforcement agencies to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 193 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 222 81-0 (2009) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to the authorization and regulation of poker gaming and the duties of the Texas Lottery Commission; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Postponed
HB 249 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the procedures for registering to vote at the time of applying for a driver's license or personal identification card. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 253 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to language requirements for engaging in certain regulated activities. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 254 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to restricting illegal immigrants to certain geographic regions. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 259 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the impoundment of motor vehicle license plates and the suspension of the vehicle registration for failure to maintain financial responsibility. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 293 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the automatic expunction of criminal records. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 314 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Safety concerning certain intoxication offenses. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 318 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to a pilot program establishing a safe schools unit in the Department of Public Safety. House: Corrections Committee report sent to Calendars
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 384 81-0 (2009) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al. Relating to the prevention of racial profiling by certain civilian employees of the Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 470 81-0 (2009) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to the denial, suspension, or revocation of a motor vehicle inspection station certificate or an inspector certificate. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 553 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the establishment of the office of criminal and juvenile justice ombudsman. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 726 81-0 (2009) Author: Miklos, Robert Relating to the frequency and content of school bus emergency evacuation training. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 759 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al. Relating to the creation of a hotline to report suspected incidents of impaired driving or dangerous driving. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 906 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to reports to the legislature on certain administrative hearings regarding the automatic suspension of a person's driver's license. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 917 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 996 81-0 (2009) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to school bus emergency evacuation training. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1091 81-0 (2009) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to requiring that a driver's license, personal identification certificate, commercial driver's license, and commercial driver learner's permit issued by the Department of Public Safety to a registered sex offender state that the holder is a registered sex offender. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1164 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to restrictions on the use of a stun gun; providing certain criminal penalties and defenses to prosecution. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1248 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to the criminal consequences of a failure to pay the surcharge assessed on a person's driver's license under the driver responsibility program. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 1260 81-0 (2009) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to a registration program for persons who commit certain intoxication offenses; providing criminal penalties. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1278 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the proof of identity and residency required of an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1457 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to procedures concerning verification of certain information submitted in a voter registration application. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1499 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Tracy Relating to the installation and removal of an ignition interlock device. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1549 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the creation, organization, duties, and functions of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1556 81-0 (2009) Author: Ortiz, Jr., Solomon | et. al. Relating to local public health and public safety alerts. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 1619 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to format, appearance, and contents of a driver's license, commercial driver's license, or personal identification certificate issued by the Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1641 81-0 (2009) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the eligibility requirements for voting by persons convicted of a felony. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1780 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the use of a driver's license or identification card issued by the Department of Public Safety in voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1906 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to the amount of a surcharge assessed on conviction of certain intoxicated driver offenses on the driver's license of certain persons who complete a drug court program. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2077 81-0 (2009) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to driver's licenses, commercial driver's licenses, and personal identification certificates; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2130 81-0 (2009) Author: Rios Ybarra, Tara
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the assistance of the Texas Rangers in the investigation of certain sex offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2161 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to a personal identification certificate or driver's license issued to present or former inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2522 81-0 (2009) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to the circumstances under which the Department of Public Safety may issue a silver alert for a missing senior citizen. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2626 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to the forensic medical examination of a sexual assault victim who has not reported the assault to a law enforcement agency. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2730 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and the Texas Private Security Board; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety
Senate: Government Organization
See remarks for effective date
HB 2754 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to a central database containing information about certain offenders who have committed offenses involving family or dating violence. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
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 2862 81-0 (2009) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the Texas Rangers' Unsolved Crimes Investigation Team. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3068 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the manner in which certain state officials request and receive notice of the residence of certain sex offenders. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3323 81-0 (2009) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim | et. al. Relating to storage of electronic fingerprint records and access to criminal history record information. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 3352 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the collection, dissemination, and correction of certain judicial determinations for a federal firearm background check. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3490 81-0 (2009) Author: Quintanilla, Chente Relating to the administrative consequences of certain conduct committed by a holder of a motor vehicle inspection station certificate or an inspector certificate. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3594 81-0 (2009) Author: McReynolds, Jim
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the preservation of evidence that contains biological material. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3683 81-0 (2009) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to prohibit sex offenders from participating in certain holiday activities. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 3712 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to compensatory time off for public security officers employed by the Department of Public Safety and police communications operators employed by the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3733 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the administration of the driver responsibility program. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3777 81-0 (2009) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al. Relating to a perpetual license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3786 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to privately funded memorials honoring certain peace officers killed in the line of duty. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3803 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Tracy Relating to railroad peace officers appointed by the public safety director of the Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3874 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the analysis of physical evidence in a criminal case, to the accreditation of crime laboratories in this state, and to audits of and standards for the analyses performed by those laboratories. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 3875 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to certain renewals of a qualified handgun instructor certification. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3987 81-0 (2009) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to the administration of certain provisions affecting the licensing of persons to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4020 81-0 (2009) Author: Rios Ybarra, Tara | et. al. Relating to access to criminal history record information by the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4036 81-0 (2009) Author: Merritt, Tommy | et. al. Relating to public safety and the issuance of driver's licenses and identification cards. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 4037 81-0 (2009) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to the confidentiality of information related to certified handgun instructors. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 4090 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to electronically recording certain interrogations and the admissibility of certain statements made by a juvenile or a criminal defendant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 4092 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to grants for homeland security and border security purposes. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 4108 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to a central database containing information about certain offenders who have committed offenses involving family violence against a child. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4112 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to requiring certain defendants convicted of traffic offenses to complete a driver education course. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 4161 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the creation of the office of inspector general and the appointment of inspectors general at the Health and Human Services Commission, Texas Youth Commission, Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas, Texas Education Agency, and Texas Department of Transportation; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4188 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to child protective services. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 4297 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to a change of name and vital statistics information. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 4310 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the investigation, prosecution, and punishment for certain gang-related and other offenses and to the civil consequences of engaging in certain activities of a criminal street gang; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 4337 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to an annual report by the Texas Fusion Center regarding criminal street gangs and gang-related crime. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4343 81-0 (2009) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to access to certain criminal history record information maintained by the Department of Public Safety. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 4406 81-0 (2009) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the application process for a license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4411 81-0 (2009) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to a central database containing information about persons who have been convicted of or received a grant of deferred adjudication for certain offenses involving the manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 4418 81-0 (2009) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to voter integrity measures and punishment for related offenses. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 4481 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the establishment of a fraudulent identification unit to be operated by the Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 4517 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to a study on implementing a statewide electronic records system for the transmission of records relating to over-the-counter sales of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, and norpseudoephedrine. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4541 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Department of Public Safety to Webb County. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 4674 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the regulation of driver's licenses and personal identification certificates by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas, including enforcement measures against fictitious or fraudulently obtained licenses or certificates; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 4675 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the requirement of citizenship or lawful presence in the United States for issuance of a driver's license, personal identification certificate, commercial driver's license, or commercial driver learner's permit. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HCR 222 81-0 (2009) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Directing the Texas Facilities Commission to submit a proposal to the presiding officers of the Texas Legislature to name Building A at the DPS Headquarters Complex in Austin in honor of Thomas A. Davis, Jr., former director of the Texas Department of Public Safety. House: State Affairs Signed by the Governor
HCR 293 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 2730. Signed by the Governor
SB 11 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Miklos, Robert | et. al.
Relating to the prevention, investigation, prosecution, and punishment for certain gang-related and other criminal offenses and to the consequences and costs of engaging in certain activities of a criminal street gang or certain other criminal activity; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 94 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to restrictions on the use of a stun gun; providing certain criminal penalties and defenses to prosecution for persons who obtain a stun gun license. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 116 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Farrar, Jessica
Relating to electronically recording certain interrogations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 141 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the eligibility requirements for voting by persons convicted of a felony. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 181 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the creation of a task force to study and develop uniform reentry procedures for essential personnel entering an area evacuated during a disaster or other emergency. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
SB 298 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and certain local law enforcement agencies to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
SB 339 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to uniform reentry procedures for essential personnel entering an area evacuated during a disaster or other emergency. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Refer to s/c on Flooding & Evacuations by Pres
SB 356 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the frequency and content of school bus emergency evacuation training. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 368 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the denial, suspension, or revocation of a motor vehicle inspection station certificate or an inspector certificate. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation
SB 386 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the administrative fine and the late payment fee for a violation of a parking rule applicable to the Capitol Complex. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Referred to House Administration
SB 388 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to the creation of a public corruption unit in the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 486 81-0 (2009) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to a person's eligibility for community supervision on conviction of intoxication manslaughter. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 512 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to establish a driver record monitoring pilot program and enter into contracts for the periodic reporting of certain information in the department's driver's license files; providing penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Public Safety
SB 549 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Driver, Joe
Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to obtain and use criminal history record information for certain departmental authorizations. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 550 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the designation of the office of the governor as the lead agency for border security. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 651 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to restrictions on the use of a stun gun; providing certain criminal penalties and defenses to prosecution. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 652 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Frost, Stephen
Relating to the maintenance of emergency contact and medical information databases by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 689 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Pena, Aaron | et. al.
Relating to restrictions on the use of the Internet by sex offenders and to the reporting, collection, and exchange of information regarding those offenders; providing a civil penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 777 81-0 (2009) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Brown, Fred
Relating to statistical information on the prosecution of certain offenses relating to the operating of a motor vehicle while intoxicated. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 784 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the suspension of a driver's license by the Texas Department of Public Safety. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 938 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to a central database containing information about certain violent offenders who are members of a criminal street gang. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1017 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the continuation and functions of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and the Texas Private Security Board. Senate: Government Organization No action taken in committee
SB 1061 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: McCall, Brian | et. al.
Relating to improving the accuracy of reporting concerning certain criminal history. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
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 1094 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Merritt, Tommy
Relating to the submission of reports on certain convictions or adjudications relating to the operation of motor vehicles to the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1323 81-0 (2009) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the amount of a surcharge assessed on conviction of certain intoxicated driver offenses on the driver's license of certain persons who complete a drug court program. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1373 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the operation and continuation of the law authorizing the issuance of oversize or overweight vehicle permits by certain port authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: International Relations & Trade
See remarks for effective date
SB 1507 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to motor vehicles; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1594 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to suspension of a driver's license for failure to pay a civil penalty imposed by the Texas Ethics Commission; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1623 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the collection and dissemination of certain information for a federal firearm background check. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1634 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to service charges for certain renewals of driver's licenses and personal identification certificates. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1635 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to the sale of certain communications equipment and mobile telephone services; providing criminal and civil penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1775 81-0 (2009) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Kuempel, Edmund
Relating to the Texas Rangers' unsolved crimes investigation team. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1784 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to the requirement of citizenship or lawful presence in the United States for issuance of a driver's license, personal identification certificate, commercial driver's license, or commercial driver learner's permit. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1785 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Merritt, Tommy
Relating to the regulation of driver's licenses and personal identification certificates by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas, including enforcement measures against fictitious or fraudulently obtained licenses or certificates; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1803 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Laubenberg, Jodie
Relating to the Glenda Dawson Donate Life-Texas Registry. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1866 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the collection, dissemination, and correction of certain judicial determinations for a federal firearm background check. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1916 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Hodge, Terri
Relating to the automatic expunction of arrest records and files after an individual receives a pardon or a grant of certain other relief with respect to the offense for which the individual was arrested. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1967 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Chavez, Norma
Relating to the safe operation of motorcycles and other vehicles in this state; providing penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 2028 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Eddie
Relating to privately funded memorials honoring certain peace officers killed in the line of duty. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 2041 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Driver, Joe
Relating to requiring an applicant for a driver's license to demonstrate knowledge of motorists' rights and responsibilities in relation to bicyclists. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 2046 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to requiring criminal history background checks for employees of public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 2163 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Rios Ybarra, Tara
Relating to access to criminal history record information by the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 2218 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to certain criminal penalties and civil consequences for defendants convicted of an offense of graffiti and for juveniles adjudicated as having engaged in conduct involving graffiti. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2239 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the forensic medical examination of a sexual assault victim who has not reported the assault to a law enforcement agency. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 2261 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the proof of identity and residency required of an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 2371 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the naming of the Texas Department of Public Safety Garland Laboratory in Garland as the Representative Fred Hill Center for Forensic Analysis. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Public Safety
SB 2449 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the administration of certain provisions affecting the licensing of persons to carry a concealed handgun. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SCR 87 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 2730. Received by the Secretary of the Senate
HB 76 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the collection and analysis of information relating to certain sexual offenses. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 84 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to issuance and renewal of a driver's license of an elderly person. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 157 80-0 (2007) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to a silver alert for missing senior citizens. House: Law Enforcement Laid on the table subject to call
HB 249 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 256 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 423 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to requiring that medical examiners and justices of the peace report certain deaths that result from a motor vehicle accident to the Texas Department of Public Safety. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 430 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the monitoring of certain high-risk sex offenders and to information concerning certain sex offenders. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 540 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the creation of a hotline to report suspected incidents of impaired driving or dangerous driving. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 558 80-0 (2007) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to restrictions on the location of certain sex offenders and to notice reflecting that location. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 565 80-0 (2007) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to enforcement of certain vehicle weight and safety requirements by a noncommissioned employee of the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Laid on the table subject to call
HB 859 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the preservation of fetal tissue by a physician performing an abortion on a person who is younger than 14 years of age; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 864 80-0 (2007) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to a garagekeeper's duty to report the abandonment of a motor vehicle. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 907 80-0 (2007) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the enforcement of federal immigration and customs laws by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 920 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to the placement by public schools of students who are registered sex offenders and the notification requirements concerning certain offenses committed by students. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 931 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the verification of legal presence in the United States of an applicant for a driver's license, personal identification certificate, or commercial driver's license. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 932 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to requiring that a driver's license, personal identification certificate, or commercial driver's license issued by the Department of Public Safety state whether the holder is a citizen of the United States. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 991 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the confidentiality of certain records maintained by the Department of Public Safety regarding persons licensed to carry a concealed handgun. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
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 1103 80-0 (2007) Author: Latham, Thomas Relating to the administration of polygraph examinations to certain officers and employees of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 1327 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1382 80-0 (2007) Author: McCall, Brian
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to authorizing the sale of certain real property held by the Department of Public Safety. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1422 80-0 (2007) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al. Relating to personnel records of commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1424 80-0 (2007) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al. Relating to an appropriation to the Department of Public Safety for the purpose of administering and supporting certain databases and clearinghouses related to missing persons and children. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1439 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to authorizing the Texas Department of Public Safety to establish a driver record monitoring pilot program and enter into contracts for the periodic reporting of certain information in the department's driver's license files; providing penalties. House: Transportation Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 1450 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to entitling a person to request and obtain a copy of the person's driving record from any driver's license facility of the Texas Department of Public Safety. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2044 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to abating or deferring the suspension or revocation of a license issued by the Department of Public Safety for victims of identity theft. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2241 80-0 (2007) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the work hours of and compensatory time and overtime pay for commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety. House: Appropriations Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2254 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the procedures for registering to vote at the time of applying for a driver's license or personal identification card. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2656 80-0 (2007) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to requiring that a driver's license, personal identification certificate, commercial driver's license, and commercial driver learner's permit issued by the Department of Public Safety state that the holder is a registered sex offender. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 2686 80-0 (2007) Author: Haggerty, Pat | et. al. Relating to conservatorship of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 2869 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to the issuance of driver's licenses and identification cards. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Left pending in committee
HB 3288 80-0 (2007) Author: Otto, John Relating to reporting of and access to information about civil judgments arising out of certain conduct involving harm to a child. House: Judiciary Left pending in committee
HB 3501 80-0 (2007) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to the position of director of homeland security. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Referred to Defense Affairs & State-Fed Rel
HB 3514 80-0 (2007) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the disclosure by the Texas Department of Public Safety to appraisal districts of driver's license records and personal identification certificate records, or certain information in those records, for use in determining an individual's eligibility for a residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 3650 80-0 (2007) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to advertising in Department of Public Safety driver's license mailings. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3958 80-0 (2007) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to a central database containing information about certain offenders who have committed offenses involving family or dating violence. House: Corrections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4108 80-0 (2007) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the operation of the Texas Data Exchange or any other similar comprehensive intelligence database. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HCR 138 80-0 (2007) Author: Strama, Mark Granting WB IND-HP, Ltd., permission to sue the state, the Texas Building and Procurement Commission, and the Texas Department of Public Safety. House: Civil Practices Received from the House
SB 9 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Relating to the disclosure or dissemination of criminal history record information, child abuse investigation reports, and school district audit working papers for certain purposes, including the certification and employment of educators and other public school employees who engage in certain misconduct. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 58 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the collection and analysis of information relating to certain sexual offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 94 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to restrictions on the location of certain sex offenders and to notice reflecting that location. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 122 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the confidentiality of certain records maintained by the Department of Public Safety regarding persons licensed to carry a concealed handgun. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 180 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to issuance and renewal of a driver's license of an elderly person. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Law Enforcement
SB 226 80-0 (2007) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to a computerized map system containing the locations of residences of registered sex offenders and premises where children commonly gather. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 330 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Driver, Joe
Relating to enforcement of certain vehicle weight and safety requirements by a noncommissioned employee of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 642 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Solomons, Burt
Relating to registration and regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 740 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Relating to personnel records of commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 766 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Gattis, Dan
Relating to the transfer of powers and duties for accident reports from the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 876 80-0 (2007) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to establish a driver record monitoring pilot program and enter into contracts for the periodic reporting of certain information in the department's driver's license files; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1083 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Frost, Stephen
Relating to authorizing a judge or justice of the peace to request and obtain a copy of certain defendants' driving records from the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas using TexasOnline. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1084 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Allen, Alma
Relating to advertising in Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas driver's license mailings. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1154 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the registration and regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1250 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the issuance of driver's licenses and identification cards. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1422 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the manner in which notice of the residence of certain sex offenders is requested and sent. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1737 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Pena, Aaron
Relating to certain requirements applicable to orders of expunction or nondisclosure of criminal history records and to the protection of information that is the subject of one of those orders; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1787 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety to contract to provide certain fingerprint information. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 1970 80-0 (2007) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Gonzales, Veronica
Relating to the destruction by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas of drugs and controlled substances seized by a state, local, or federal agency and the fee charged by the department for that service. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 95 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 96 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 120 79-0 (2005) Author: Dawson, Glenda | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the creation of a donor education, awareness, and registry program, the establishment of an organ donor and tissue council, and anatomical gift donation. House: Public Health
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
See remarks for effective date
HB 136 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 246 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the establishment of a special police force or neighborhood police department. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 292 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the creation of a donor education, awareness, and registry program and the establishment of an organ donor and tissue council. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 318 79-0 (2005) Author: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al. Relating to the confidentiality of certain records maintained by the Department of Public Safety regarding persons licensed to carry a concealed handgun. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 344 79-0 (2005) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to the civil consequences of a conviction for certain offenses involving driving while a driver's license is invalid or driving without evidence of financial responsibility. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 413 79-0 (2005) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the manner of providing notice of a petition or order for the expunction or nondisclosure of certain criminal records. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 565 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to the requirement of overhead roll bars on certain all-terrain vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 807 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al. Relating to reporting the outcome of alcohol and drug tests of holders of commercial driver's licenses. House: Law Enforcement Laid on the table subject to call
HB 859 79-0 (2005) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the issuance of a certificate for driving by the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 867 79-0 (2005) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the registration and supervision of sex offenders and to state assistance provided to sex offenders; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 967 79-0 (2005) Author: Haggerty, Pat
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to administration of the criminal justice information system. House: Judiciary
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1032 79-0 (2005) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of fraudulent use or possession of identifying information and to assistance to victims of that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1068 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the collection and analysis of evidence and testimony based on forensic analysis, crime laboratory accreditation, DNA testing, and the creation and maintenance of DNA records; providing a penalty. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1081 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to suspension or denial of a driver's license for failure to appear, pay a fine, or satisfy a judgment. House: Law Enforcement Postponed
HB 1137 79-0 (2005) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to enter into agreements with foreign countries for issuance of driver's licenses. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 1196 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the work hours of and compensatory time and overtime pay for commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 1260 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Transportation, for the purpose of determining the appropriate registration fee, to collect, use, and distribute information relating to the weights and carrying capacities of pickup trucks offered for sale in this state. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1262 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the collection and dissemination by the Department of Public Safety of information relating to certain threats against detention officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1300 79-0 (2005) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to requiring that a driver's license or personal identification certificate issued by the Department of Public Safety state whether the holder is a citizen of the United States. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1306 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to a feasibility study regarding the creation of a federal criminal history record clearinghouse at the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1483 79-0 (2005) Author: Frost, Stephen | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin | et. al.
Relating to the method of payment for a concealed handgun license and the fee for a duplicate or modified license. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1589 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the administration of polygraph examinations to certain applicants for positions in the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1695 79-0 (2005) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the appointment and jurisdiction of cattle rangers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2239 79-0 (2005) Author: Luna, Vilma | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to homeland security training and supplemental pay for certain law enforcement officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Testimony taken in committee
HB 2303 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the regulation of and rights of private security personnel. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2337 79-0 (2005) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the use of information provided by an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate in an image verification system. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2389 79-0 (2005) Author: Campbell, Scott Relating to the disposition of surplus or salvage property by the Department of Public Safety to counties and municipalities. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 2573 79-0 (2005) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al. Relating to a motor vehicle financial responsibility verification program; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2844 79-0 (2005) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to authorizing the Texas Department of Public Safety to enter into contracts for the periodic reporting of certain information in the department's driver's license files to certain other persons. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3093 79-0 (2005) Author: Pena, Aaron
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to petitions and procedures for the expunction or nondisclosure of criminal records and files and to the consequences of orders of nondisclosure. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 3142 79-0 (2005) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the standards for the collection, retention and dissemination of government video and audio surveillance information. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3280 79-0 (2005) Author: Campbell, Scott | et. al. Relating to increasing funding for sheriffs in certain small counties. House: Border & International Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3360 79-0 (2005) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to the registration of certain trailers and semitrailers. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HCR 203 79-0 (2005) Author: Strama, Mark Granting WB IND-HP, Ltd., permission to sue the state, the Texas Building and Procurement Commission, and the Texas Department of Public Safety. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HCR 241 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections to H.B. No. 1068. Signed by the Governor
HR 2239 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1068. Reported enrolled
SB 24 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the creation of a donor education, awareness, and registry program, the establishment of an organ donor and tissue council, and anatomical gift donation. House: Public Health
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Public Health
SB 77 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the information required of an applicant for a driver's license. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 166 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Keel, Terry
Relating to the effect of an expunction. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 217 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Driver, Joe
Relating to reporting the outcome of alcohol and drug tests of holders of commercial driver's licenses. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 293 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Relating to meetings between representatives of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and Mexican states on transportation and truck inspection issues. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Effective immediately
SB 322 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Krusee, Mike
Relating to proceeds from the sale of certain state personal and real property. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 341 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 619 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Flores, Kino
Relating to the enforcement of certain standards for commercial motor vehicles. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 689 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to a feasibility study regarding the creation of a federal criminal history record clearinghouse at the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 732 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Driver, Joe
Relating to the administration of polygraph examinations to certain applicants for positions in the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 869 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the collection and dissemination of certain information for a federal firearm background check. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 916 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the manner of providing notice of a petition or order for the expunction or nondisclosure of certain criminal records. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 956 79-0 (2005) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the appointment and jurisdiction of cattle rangers. Senate: Criminal Justice Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1074 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas or the public safety director to adopt rules in connection with commercial motor vehicles. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1125 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Hodge, Terri | et. al.
Relating to the establishment and operation of multicounty drug task forces and to the disposition of certain contraband seized by those task forces. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1132 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the requirements for the renewal of a driver's license. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1134 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to suspension or denial of a driver's license for failure to appear, pay a fine, or satisfy a judgment. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1249 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to homeland security training and supplemental pay for certain law enforcement officers. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1427 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the establishment by the Department of Public Safety of a database for a tracking system for certain warrants. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1445 79-0 (2005) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to the placement on community supervision of and to the confinement or detention in or release from a penal institution of a person subject to registration under Chapter 62, Code of Criminal Procedure. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1670 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to a motor vehicle financial responsibility verification program; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1685 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al.
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to the licensing and regulation of wholesale drug distributors; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on Major State Calendar
SR 1078 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1068. Reported enrolled
HB 2 78-0 (2003) Author: Swinford, David | et. al. Relating to the reorganization of, efficiency in, and other reform measures applying to state government. House: Government Reform Placed on Major State Calendar
HB 57 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Law Enforcement Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 278 78-0 (2003) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to the creation of a ballistics database for use by law enforcement officials; creating an offense. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 479 78-0 (2003) Author: Hunter, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to registration with the Selective Service System of certain applicants for a driver's license or personal identification certificate. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Senate Amendments printed and distributed
HB 737 78-0 (2003) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to the issuance of Native Texan license plates to benefit the Texas Department of Public Safety. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 769 78-0 (2003) Author: Solis, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to compensatory time off for certain communications service employees of the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 953 78-0 (2003) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to educational requirements for game wardens. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Referred to State Cultural & Recreational Res
HB 1258 78-0 (2003) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to accommodations and work assignments for certain pregnant Department of Public Safety officers. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 1310 78-0 (2003) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to authorizing the Texas Department of Public Safety to enter into contracts for the periodic reporting of certain information in the department's driver's license files to certain other persons. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 1435 78-0 (2003) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to a motor vehicle liability insurance database. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1574 78-0 (2003) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to annual reports of the efficiency of officers commissioned by the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1640 78-0 (2003) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the work hours of and compensatory time and overtime pay for commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1904 78-0 (2003) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the transfer of certain state property and the granting of certain state easements from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to the City of Houston. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2062 78-0 (2003) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, including certain functions transferred to the department from the Texas Department of Insurance and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and including certain functions transferred from the department to the Department of Public Safety. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Postponed
HB 2082 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to hours of labor worked by commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2128 78-0 (2003) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to Childress County. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2403 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack Relating to the imposition of an additional fee for the issuance or renewal of a driver's license, personal identification card, or commercial driver's license to support the Department of Public Safety Historical Museum and Research Center. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2829 78-0 (2003) Author: Luna, Vilma
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to supplemental pay for certain officers of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3001 78-0 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the reorganization and consolidation of state governmental functions and entities. House: Government Reform Left pending in committee
HB 3369 78-0 (2003) Author: West, George Relating to a Texas Department of Public Safety approved driver education course. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 3412 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the disposition of certain fees and penalties collected by the Department of Public Safety to the credit of the Texas mobility fund for highway and transportation purposes. House: Transportation Considered in Calendars
HB 3588 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in the state; imposing criminal penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
See remarks for effective date
SB 255 78-0 (2003) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Solis, Jim
Relating to compensatory time off for certain communications service employees of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 279 78-0 (2003) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Solomons, Burt | et. al.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, including certain functions transferred to the department from the Department of Agriculture and including certain functions transferred from the department to the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas; the financial responsibilities of valet parking services; and the powers and duties of the Department of Information Resources and the licensing authorities of this state regarding on-line license information; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Government Organization
See remarks for effective date
SB 457 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth | et. al. Relating to the creation of a council to help the Department of Public Safety improve the public safety telecommunications capabilities of state agencies. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 804 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Davis, Yvonne
Relating to accommodations and work assignments for certain pregnant Department of Public Safety officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 846 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to annual reports of the efficiency of officers commissioned by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Law Enforcement
SB 945 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Corte, Frank
Relating to the manner of issuance of, and use of information in an application for, a driver's license or personal identification certificate issued by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 982 78-0 (2003) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to the transfer of certain state property and the granting of certain state easements from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to the City of Houston. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1044 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to supplemental pay for certain officers of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas who have obtained certain higher education degrees or an equivalent number of credit hours. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1114 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Garza, Timoteo
Relating to secondary employment by officers commissioned by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1188 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Luna, Vilma
Relating to supplemental pay for certain officers of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1209 78-0 (2003) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to Childress County. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1257 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to authorizing the Texas Department of Public Safety to enter into contracts for the periodic reporting of certain information in the department's driver's license files to certain other persons. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1289 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the work hours of and compensatory time and overtime pay for commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1356 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Relating to the adoption of rules restricting the use of a medical practitioner's Federal Drug Enforcement Administration number. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1816 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a Texas Department of Public Safety approved driver education course. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security Referred to Infrastructure Dev & Security
SCR 65 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to correct H.B. No. 3588. Signed by the Governor
HB 22 78-1 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the abolition or oversight of certain state or regional entities. House: Government Reform Meeting cancelled
HB 53 78-1 (2003) Author: Swinford, David
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the reorganization of, efficiency in, and other reform measures applying to state government; making appropriations. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 61 78-1 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the abolition of the Texas Commission on Private Security and the transfer of its functions to the Texas Private Security Board of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Health. House: Government Reform Received from the House
HB 82 78-1 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the abolition of the state aircraft pooling board. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Senate Amendments printed and distributed
HB 114 78-1 (2003) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to appropriating certain surcharges collected by the Department of Public Safety under the driver responsibility program and fees collected by the Texas Department of Transportation under the motor vehicle financial responsibility verification program, as those programs are created by House Bill No. 3588, Acts of the 78th Legislature, Regular Session, 2003, to the Department of Public Safety. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 19 78-1 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the reorganization of, efficiency in, and other reform measures applying to state government. Senate: Government Organization No action taken in committee
SB 21 78-1 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Krusee, Mike
Relating to the financing, construction, improvement, maintenance, and operation of toll facilities by the Texas Department of Transportation and the disposition of money generated by the driver responsibility program, fines imposed for certain traffic offenses, and certain fees collected by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas; making an appropriation. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Nonrecord vote recorded in Journal
SB 51 78-1 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to appropriating to the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas certain surcharges collected by the department under the driver responsibility program and fees collected by the Texas Department of Transportation under the motor vehicle financial responsibility verification program, as those programs are created by House Bill No. 3588, Acts of the 78th Legislature, Regular Session, 2003. House: Appropriations
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Referred to Appropriations
HB 14 78-2 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the abolition of the Texas Commission on Private Security and the transfer of its functions to the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Health and to the performance of those functions by those departments. House: Government Reform Reported engrossed
HB 24 78-2 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the reorganization of, efficiency in, and other reform measures applying to state government; making an appropriation. House: Government Reform No action taken in committee
HB 38 78-2 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 7 78-3 (2003) Author: Swinford, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the reorganization of, efficiency in, and other reform measures applying to governmental entities and certain regulatory practices; providing a penalty. House: Government Reform
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
HB 11 78-3 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the abolition of the Texas Commission on Private Security and the transfer of its functions to the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Health. House: Government Reform Referred to Government Reform
HB 28 78-3 (2003) Author: McCall, Brian
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to state and local government fiscal management, including various matters related to increasing administrative efficiency in state government; making related appropriations. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 45 78-3 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 78 78-3 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the establishment of a special police force or neighborhood police department. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 82 78-3 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HR 344 78-3 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 7. Reported enrolled
SB 2 78-3 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the organization, board membership, and functions of certain governmental agencies and to the transfer of certain functions to other governmental agencies. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 5 78-3 (2003) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to the transfer or performance of the functions of certain state agencies to promote efficiency, equitable use of revenue, or uniformity in regard to those functions. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 14 78-3 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the identification information required of an applicant for a driver's license. Filed
HB 23 78-4 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the establishment of a special police force or neighborhood police department. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 63 77-0 (2001) Author: Wolens, Steven | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the suspension of a person's driver's license following the person's arrest for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 334 77-0 (2001) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to the confidentiality of certain records maintained by the Department of Public Safety regarding persons licensed to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 335 77-0 (2001) Author: West, George
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the Department of Public Safety Historical Museum and Research Center. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 358 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the requirement that an applicant for a driver's license provide the Department of Public Safety with the applicant's social security number. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 507 77-0 (2001) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the issuance by the Texas Department of Public Safety of special permits authorizing concealed handgun license holders and other individuals to carry weapons in certain restricted areas. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 547 77-0 (2001) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to the languages in which the Department of Public Safety provides certain public notice regarding sex offenders. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 673 77-0 (2001) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to prohibiting the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas from disclosing certain personal information. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 776 77-0 (2001) Author: Haggerty, Pat
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to certain criminal justice contracts and to the implementation, operation, and maintenance of the criminal justice information system. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 832 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to creating an advisory committee to assist the Department of Public Safety in the certification of motor vehicle inspection stations and inspectors. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1122 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob | et. al. Relating to allowing the Department of Public Safety to sell certain confiscated firearms. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1259 77-0 (2001) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to the compensation received by peace officers commissioned by the Department of Public Safety who are required to work on certain holidays. House: Appropriations Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1587 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to a change of name and vital statistics information. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1650 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to make a contract to implement the law regarding denial of renewal of a driver's license for failure to appear. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 1748 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the creation of an unsolved crimes investigation team within the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1752 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to proof of financial responsibility in connection with operation of a motor vehicle and creating the motor vehicle insurance verification program; providing criminal penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
HB 1762 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the issuance of certain driver's licenses and identification certificates by the Department of Public Safety and the provision of driver record information by the department and to fees and charges collected by the department. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2239 77-0 (2001) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio Relating to the use of certain photographs for purposes of the sex offender database maintained by the Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2625 77-0 (2001) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to public access to sex offender information and criminal history record information maintained by the Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 2663 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to a license or permit for certain sex offenders to operate a motor vehicle or commercial motor vehicle. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2784 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to recordkeeping pertaining to incidents involving persons licensed to carry a handgun. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3149 77-0 (2001) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the collection and dissemination by the Texas Department of Public Safety of information relating to threats against peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 3181 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to information concerning registered voters. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 1/1/02
HR 1174 77-0 (2001) Author: Elkins, Gary Urging the Texas Department of Public Safety to create a public database that lists the offenders who have violated the terms and conditions of their parole, mandatory supervision, or community supervision agreements and have outstanding arrest warrants. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
SB 411 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the disposition of certain fees and penalties collected by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 494 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to allowing the Department of Public Safety to sell certain confiscated firearms. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 609 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to the compensation received by peace officers commissioned by the Department of Public Safety who are required to work on certain holidays. House: Appropriations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 786 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to the creation of an unsolved crimes investigation team within the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 879 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a change of name and vital statistics information. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 888 77-0 (2001) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Alexander, Clyde
Relating to enforcement of motor vehicle weight restrictions. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1529 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to procedures for maintaining information on lists of registered voters. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1560 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the suspension of a person's driver's license following the person's arrest for certain intoxication offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Tabled in committee
SR 818 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Supporting a joint effort by the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission, the Texas Water Development Board, the Division of Emergency Management of the Texas Department of Public Safety, and the Texas Colorado River Flood Plain Coalition to pursue means of enhancing flood and emergency management and to revise flood maps, and resolving that the agencies and the coalition provide a report to the 78th Legislature. Reported enrolled
SR 1262 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Commending the Department of Public Safety troopers stationed at the State Capitol. Reported enrolled
HB 45 76-0 (1999) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the requirement that certain administrative hearings involving the Department of Public Safety be heard by a justice of the peace. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 571 76-0 (1999) Author: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to information collected and used in connection with a driver's license or identification certificate; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 592 76-0 (1999) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to a background check of a person who applies for certification as a qualified handgun instructor. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 667 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the powers and duties of the missing children and missing persons information clearinghouse. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 748 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the submission of prescription information to the director of the Department of Public Safety under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 750 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the authority of the director of the Department of Public Safety to permit the use of triplicate or single prescription forms under the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1084 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the classification of certain Department of Public Safety officers. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 1140 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to notice to voter registrars concerning persons convicted of a felony. House: Elections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1165 76-0 (1999) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to the confidentiality of certain records maintained by the Department of Public Safety regarding persons licensed to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1255 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to public access to certain conviction and arrest information maintained by the Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1296 76-0 (1999) Author: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al. Relating to disclosure and sale of certain information held by the Texas Department of Public Safety and the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1432 76-0 (1999) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Public Safety to charge a fee for processing certain inquiries for certain sex offender registration information. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1448 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to restrictions on off-duty employment of Texas Department of Public Safety officers. House: Public Safety Subcommittee members named
HB 1483 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the reporting of certain convictions to the Texas Department of Public Safety for the purposes of the suspension of the defendants' driver's licenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1579 76-0 (1999) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to a change of name and vital statistics information. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1712 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Relating to the compilation of information pertaining to a criminal combination and to the establishment of a statewide database of criminal street gang information. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 1758 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the creation of a sex offender compliance unit in the Texas Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1776 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. | et. al. Relating to certain eligibility requirements for a license to carry a concealed handgun and to the procedures for denial, suspension, or revocation of a license. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1831 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to contracts for the disclosure of certain accident and conviction information by the Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1841 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the investigation of Texas Department of Public Safety officers and to the appeal of any resulting disciplinary actions. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2031 76-0 (1999) Author: Kuempel, Edmund
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the process of notifying drivers of license suspension by mail. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2032 76-0 (1999) Author: Kuempel, Edmund
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to surrender of a suspended or revoked driver's license or vehicle registration. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2169 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to construction and operation of outdoor shooting ranges; providing penalties. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2204 76-0 (1999) Author: Bosse, Fred | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Public Safety Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2257 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al. Relating to the possession or carrying of weapons on certain premises associated with a school or educational institution; providing penalties. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 2938 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to the verification of the social security number and lawful presence in the United States of a driver's license holder or applicant. House: Public Safety Postponed
HB 2948 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the release of motor vehicle accident reports and the disclosure of certain personal information from motor vehicle records; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3063 76-0 (1999) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the issuance of permits for the operation of certain vehicles that exceed maximum allowable weight limitations; providing criminal penalties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3088 76-0 (1999) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the process for disciplinary actions taken against Department of Public Safety officers. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 3196 76-0 (1999) Author: Reyna, Arthur Relating to criminal history information House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3363 76-0 (1999) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Public Safety to establish minimum standards for vendors of ignition interlock devices. House: Public Safety Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3441 76-0 (1999) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to advertising in Texas Department of Public Safety publications. House: Public Safety Companion considered in lieu of in committee