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HB 516 86-0 (2019) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al. Relating to the liability of a person who allows handguns to be carried on property owned, leased, or managed by the person. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 687 86-0 (2019) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to a landowner's liability for injuries incurred during certain recreational activities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2862 86-0 (2019) Author: Landgraf, Brooks Relating to the appointment of special commissioners to assess damages in an eminent domain proceeding. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 3711 86-0 (2019) Author: Bucy III, John Relating to the authority of peace officers and private parties to prevent individuals from accessing private property for the purpose of registering voters or communicating political messages. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3744 86-0 (2019) Author: Burrows, Dustin Relating to the rule against perpetuities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3822 86-0 (2019) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem taxes imposed on property for the year in which the property is acquired by a governmental entity. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 230 86-0 (2019) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to a landowner's liability for injuries incurred during certain recreational activities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1057 86-0 (2019) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the liability of a property owner who allows handguns to be carried on the owner's property. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2083 86-0 (2019) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Darby, Drew
Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem taxes imposed on property for the year in which the property is acquired by a governmental entity. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Property Tax
Effective immediately
HB 487 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to a landowner's liability for injuries incurred during certain recreational activities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 606 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al. Relating to the liability of a person who allows handguns to be carried on property owned, leased, or managed by the person. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 835 85-0 (2017) Author: Stephenson, Phil Relating to the reporting and disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2127 85-0 (2017) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the authority of the Harris-Galveston Subsidence District to regulate certain water wells. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2638 85-0 (2017) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to the protection and use of intellectual property by the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2842 85-0 (2017) Author: Burrows, Dustin Relating to the rule against perpetuities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3168 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4244 85-0 (2017) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to executory contract for conveyance. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
SB 401 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al. Relating to the seizure of property by a peace officer. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 658 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to a landowner's liability for injuries incurred during certain recreational activities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 669 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Relating to the system for protesting or appealing certain ad valorem tax determinations; authorizing a fee. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Senate appoints conferees-reported
SB 1422 85-0 (2017) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: Gonzales, Larry
Relating to the protection and use of intellectual property by the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 1955 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Wray, John
Relating to expunction of a notice of lis pendens. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 2160 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the use of earnest money contracts and other offers for the sale of land before a subdivision plat is approved in certain border counties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 376 85-1 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the prosecution of certain criminal offenses involving disabling, damaging, or destroying an unmanned aircraft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 155 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to the use of force in defense of property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 264 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to procedures for asserting taking claims against certain governmental entities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 750 84-0 (2015) Author: Frullo, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to a landowner's liability for certain aviation activities on or above the owner's land. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 858 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the presumption of abandonment of an inactive checking or savings account or a matured certificate of deposit. House: Investments & Financial Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 898 84-0 (2015) Author: Ashby, Trent Relating to the confidentiality of certain water well reports. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 1190 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the compensation of property owners whose property is damaged as a result of a pursuit involving a federal law enforcement agency. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1208 84-0 (2015) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al. Relating to lender notice of default to contractors regarding certain construction loans or financing agreements for the improvement of real property and related procedures for suspending contractors' and subcontractors' performance. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1918 84-0 (2015) Author: Kuempel, John | et. al. Relating to the Texas Real Estate Commission and the regulation of certain real estate professionals; increasing a fee; authorizing a fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1943 84-0 (2015) Author: Simmons, Ron Relating to the indexing of correction instruments in a county index to real property records. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2519 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to expenditures made by emergency services districts and the sale of district property. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2595 84-0 (2015) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the use of municipal initiative and referendum to restrict property rights. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Left pending in committee
HB 2654 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the authority of the Harris-Galveston Subsidence District to regulate certain water wells. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2705 84-0 (2015) Author: Wray, John Relating to the value of property that may be transferred to a custodian or other person for the benefit of a minor under certain circumstances. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 584 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Simmons, Ron
Relating to the indexing of correction instruments in a county index to real property records. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 611 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the confidentiality of certain water well reports. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Left pending in committee
SB 699 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to the Texas Real Estate Commission and the regulation of certain real estate professionals. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
SB 1202 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Wray, John
Relating to the value of property that may be transferred to a custodian or other person for the benefit of a minor under certain circumstances. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1785 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to governmental actions affecting the use or value of private property. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 388 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the enforcement of a property distribution agreement incident to divorce or annulment. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 389 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to the enforcement of spousal maintenance agreements and property distribution agreements incident to divorce or annulment. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 610 83-0 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to an exemption from license requirements for the sale of certain manufactured housing. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 818 83-0 (2013) Author: White, James Relating to certain voting procedures for certain property owners' associations. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1345 83-0 (2013) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the authority of the Harris-Galveston Subsidence District to regulate certain water wells. House: Natural Resources No action taken in committee
HB 1707 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to capping interest rates in executory contracts. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1825 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary Relating to the sale or transportation of certain desert plants; creating an offense and providing penalties; providing authority to impose a fee. House: Agriculture & Livestock Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1931 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to compensation of property owners whose property is damaged as a result of a pursuit involving a law enforcement agency. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2180 83-0 (2013) Author: Bell, Cecil Relating to lender notice to contractors regarding a construction loan or financing agreement for the improvement of real property and related procedures for suspending contractors' and subcontractors' performance. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 3474 83-0 (2013) Author: Paddie, Chris Relating to clarifying liability and damages for certain liens placed on and certain court records of real property. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 295 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to lender notice to contractors regarding a construction loan or financing agreement for the improvement of real property and related procedures for suspending contractors' and subcontractors' performance. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 693 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John Relating to clarifying liability and damages for certain liens placed on and certain court records of real property. Senate: State Affairs Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1260 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the enforcement of spousal maintenance agreements and property distribution agreements incident to divorce or annulment. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 60 83-2 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the use of force in defense of property. Filed
HB 232 82-0 (2011) Author: White, James | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the amendment of restrictions affecting real property in certain subdivisions. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 257 82-0 (2011) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to certain unclaimed property that is presumed abandoned. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
HB 372 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to the rule against perpetuities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
HB 547 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to a suit for legal separation in a marriage. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 650 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to property held by certain junior colleges and presumed abandoned. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 1025 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the trapping and transport of surplus white-tailed deer. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Considered in Calendars
HB 1062 82-0 (2011) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the exercise of the power of eminent domain by certain local governmental entities. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 1637 82-0 (2011) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to the professions regulated by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Reported favorably as substituted
HB 1764 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the periods for presumed abandonment of certain unclaimed personal property. House: Business & Industry No action taken in committee
HB 1886 82-0 (2011) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to unclaimed property. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 2046 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to decedents' estates. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2432 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, John Relating to the creation of public and private facilities and infrastructure. House: Economic & Small Business Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2525 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to a mechanic's, contractor's, or materialman's lien for landscaping. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
No action taken in committee
HB 2584 82-0 (2011) Author: Anderson, Rodney
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to authorizing certain municipalities to donate surplus real property of negligible or negative value to certain private persons. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2899 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to decedents' estates. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3040 82-0 (2011) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to lender notice to contractors regarding a construction loan or financing agreement for the improvement of real property and related procedures for suspending contractors' and subcontractors' performance. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HCR 182 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Jose
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 1198. Signed by the Governor
HR 2690 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1198. 3 hr. notice-for consideration
SB 261 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John Relating to the rule against perpetuities. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 472 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to voting practices and elections of property owners' associations. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 498 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the trapping and transport of surplus white-tailed deer. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 616 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose
Sponsor: Hardcastle, Rick
Relating to the sale or transportation of certain desert plants; providing a penalty. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 747 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Hamilton, Mike
Relating to the professions regulated by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1048 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Davis, John
Relating to the creation of public and private facilities and infrastructure. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1089 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to the amount of the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by the surviving spouse or surviving minor children of a member of the armed forces of the United States who dies while on active duty. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1173 82-0 (2011) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to lender notice of default to contractors regarding a construction loan or financing agreement for an improvement to real property and related procedures for suspending contractors' performance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1198 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose
Sponsor: Hartnett, Will
Relating to decedents' estates. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
See remarks for effective date
SB 1204 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to the procedures for collection of assessments and other debts, including foreclosure of an assessment lien, by a property owners' association. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1370 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to meetings and records of and certain information provided by or concerning a property owners' association. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1462 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the enforcement of subdivision platting requirements in certain counties near the international border of this state. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Left pending in committee
SB 1535 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to unclaimed property. Senate: Finance Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1660 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Alvarado, Carol
Relating to certain unclaimed property of veterans and veterans' families. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SJR 32 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to increase the amount of the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by the surviving spouse or surviving minor children of a member of the armed forces of the United States who dies while on active duty. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SR 1254 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1198. Reported enrolled
SB 41 82-1 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to validating certain acts transferring land rights of the Lower Nueces River Water Supply District. Filed
HB 28 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to requiring notice by a seller of real property of potential annexation of the property by a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 37 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to certain municipal development programs involving areas having characteristics of blight or a slum. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 108 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to persons eligible to be appointed as a receiver for certain mineral interests. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 729 81-0 (2009) Author: Cook, Byron | et. al. Relating to property rights of certain religious organizations. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 981 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to consumer protection for and remedies available to a homebuyer whose home does not comply with certain warranties; providing an administrative penalty. House: Business & Industry Subcommittee members named
HB 990 81-0 (2009) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to the rule against perpetuities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1306 81-0 (2009) Author: Heflin, Joe Relating to the authority of certain counties to use unclaimed money for the benefit of the county. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 1389 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the acquisition of real property for public use. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1461 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the contents of an application for probate of a will as a muniment of title. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1635 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the abolition of the Texas Residential Construction Commission. House: Business & Industry Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1969 81-0 (2009) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the enforcement of certain provisions in a will or trust that forfeit or void devises or interests. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 2188 81-0 (2009) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to certain affidavits filed for recording in real or personal property records. House: Business & Industry No action taken in subcommittee
HB 2285 81-0 (2009) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al. Relating to the use of proceeds from the sale of certain forfeited property in a criminal trafficking case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2394 81-0 (2009) Author: England, Kirk Relating to the requirements for recording a property owners' association management certificate. House: Business & Industry Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2416 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to attorney general participation in proceedings involving charitable trusts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2638 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to the requirement that affected landowners be notified of a proposed change to the route of a new electric transmission line. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2685 81-0 (2009) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the landowner's bill of rights. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2844 81-0 (2009) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the characterization of certain property on the death of a spouse. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 3140 81-0 (2009) Author: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to authorizing the transfer of certain abandoned or forfeited property to groundwater conservation districts. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3182 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to consumer protection for and remedies available to a homebuyer whose home does not comply with certain warranties; providing an administrative penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 3502 81-0 (2009) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to acknowledgements required of a purchaser of residential real property in connection with the receipt of a seller's disclosure notice regarding the property. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/10
HB 3551 81-0 (2009) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the notice to vacate the premises in forcible entry and detainer actions. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3676 81-0 (2009) Author: Heflin, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the Texas Economic Development Act. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
See remarks for effective date
HB 3977 81-0 (2009) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the capture and transport of certain deer; providing a penalty. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 4040 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to procedural requirements of an appeal from an order of an appraisal review board determining a protest. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4115 81-0 (2009) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the reporting and handling of unclaimed property. House: Business & Industry Laid on the table subject to call
HJR 14 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Proposing constitutional amendments limiting the public taking of private property, establishing the national research university fund to fund emerging research universities, and eliminating the higher education fund. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
HR 3061 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.J.R. No. 14. Reported enrolled
SB 212 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne
Relating to the sale or transportation of certain desert plants; providing a penalty. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 472 81-0 (2009) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe | et. al.
Relating to notice required before and period to vacate after foreclosure sale of real property. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Conf. Comm. Report printed and distributed
SB 609 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the foreclosure of a contract lien on certain residential real property. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 918 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Leibowitz, David
Relating to attorney general participation in proceedings involving charitable trusts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1583 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Homer, Mark
Relating to the trapping and transport of surplus white-tailed deer. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1589 81-0 (2009) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al.
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to the reporting and handling of unclaimed property. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1712 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Weber, Randy
Relating to the authority of the Matagorda County Hospital District of Matagorda County, Texas, to lease property. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1919 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: England, Kirk
Relating to the requirements for recording a property owners' association management certificate. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 16 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al. Relating to certain municipal development programs involving areas having characteristics of blight or a slum. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 334 80-0 (2007) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to district court jurisdiction over suits concerning trusts. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 336 80-0 (2007) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to the administration and operation of certain trusts. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 560 80-0 (2007) Author: Noriega, Rick | et. al. Relating to the method of providing notice in the enforcement of certain municipal ordinances involving substandard buildings. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 587 80-0 (2007) Author: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the recording and availability of certain court documents. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 732 80-0 (2007) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to recording requirements for certain documents. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 861 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to smoke detectors in certain residential dwellings. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1321 80-0 (2007) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to prohibiting an agency or political subdivision of this state, in connection with a public road, highway, toll road, port, or related infrastructure under its jurisdiction, from granting an interest in the property to a private entity. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1529 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to permits issued by political subdivisions. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 1649 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to requiring notice by a seller of real property of potential annexation of the property by a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1657 80-0 (2007) Author: Puente, Robert
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the protection and use of intellectual property by the executive administrator of the Texas Water Development Board. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
No action taken in committee
HB 1686 80-0 (2007) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the registration and regulation of homebuilders and residential construction and improvements; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2277 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to delivery of certain unclaimed money to a rural scholarship fund. House: Business & Industry Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2478 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to requiring notice by a seller of real property of potential annexation of the property by a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 2557 80-0 (2007) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to enter real property for a toll project. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 2566 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to a document or instrument filed by an inmate with a court concerning real or personal property. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2914 80-0 (2007) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the abatement of certain suits between a builder and a homeowner. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3198 80-0 (2007) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to the removal of a trustee. House: Judiciary Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3269 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the abolition of the Texas Residential Construction Commission. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3798 80-0 (2007) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to certain sellers of homes offering a benefit contingent on the use of a specific mortgage lender. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HJR 11 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit the public taking of private property. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
SB 99 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the identification of and provision of assistance to colonias and for tracking the progress of certain state-funded projects that benefit colonias. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Effective immediately
SB 338 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to carbon monoxide alarms and smoke detectors in certain residential dwellings. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 352 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Noriega, Rick
Relating to the method of providing notice in the enforcement of certain municipal ordinances involving substandard buildings and conditions. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 566 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the amendment of deed restrictions in certain subdivisions. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 616 80-0 (2007) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Puente, Robert
Relating to the protection and use of intellectual property by the executive administrator of the Texas Water Development Board. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 689 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the sale or transport of certain desert plants; providing a penalty. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Agriculture and Livestock
SB 878 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to residential property exemptions from taxes, assessments, and impact fees in the Greater East End Management District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 947 80-0 (2007) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to delivery of certain unclaimed money to a rural scholarship fund. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1518 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the removal of a trustee. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 81 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to release by the comptroller of unclaimed property subject to a child support lien. House: Government Reform
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 371 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to liquidated damages for violating certain requirements relating to executory contracts for the conveyance of certain real property. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 497 79-0 (2005) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to liquidated damages for violating certain requirements relating to executory contracts for the conveyance of certain real property. House: Civil Practices Subcommittee members named
HB 729 79-0 (2005) Author: Nixon, Joe
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to an order by a court that a judgment debtor turn over certain property for the satisfaction of the judgment. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 822 79-0 (2005) Author: Dawson, Glenda Relating to certain sellers of homes offering a benefit contingent on the use of a specific mortgage lender. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 934 79-0 (2005) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to notice requirements in certain proceedings relating to charitable trusts. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1186 79-0 (2005) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to testamentary and nontestamentary transfers of property and other benefits and to jurisdiction of courts over certain probate matters. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1190 79-0 (2005) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to trusts. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 1/1/06
HB 1237 79-0 (2005) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to binding arbitration clauses in certain residential construction contracts; providing an administrative penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1287 79-0 (2005) Author: Leibowitz, David
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to county abatement of a public nuisance. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1368 79-0 (2005) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the confidentiality of and access to certain personal information in instruments recorded with a county clerk. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1408 79-0 (2005) Author: Mowery, Anna Relating to land use provisions restricting the sale, manufacture, distribution, or use of fireworks in certain counties. House: Land & Resource Management Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1631 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to amendment of restrictions governing certain residential subdivisions. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1715 79-0 (2005) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to liquidated damages for violating certain requirements relating to executory contracts for the conveyance of certain real property. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1823 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the rights of a purchaser under an executory contract for conveyance of real property. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1919 79-0 (2005) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to notice in certain real property transactions concerning public improvement districts. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/06
HB 2006 79-0 (2005) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to requiring disclosure of the sales price of real property for use in appraising property for taxation; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2009 79-0 (2005) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the recording of certain instruments with the Rio Grande Watermaster. House: Natural Resources Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2050 79-0 (2005) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the rights and duties of self-service storage facility customers. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 2561 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the applicability of the rule against perpetuities to trusts. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 2672 79-0 (2005) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to jurisdiction and venue in condemnation proceedings. House: Judiciary Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2880 79-0 (2005) Author: Keffer, Bill Relating to the remedy provided for failure to disclose certain information in certain residential construction transactions. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3017 79-0 (2005) Author: Orr, Rob | et. al. Relating to the procedure for initiating and the award of certain costs in eminent domain proceedings. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 3065 79-0 (2005) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to certain arrangements in the sale of residential real property. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 3164 79-0 (2005) Author: Noriega, Melissa
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to taxes, assessments, and impact fees imposed on residential property by the Greater East End Management District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3186 79-0 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter Relating to the sale of property of a decedent's estate. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 3404 79-0 (2005) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the regulation of and claims against residential home builders. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HJR 75 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing the legislature to authorize the creation of perpetual trusts. House: Financial Institutions Withdrawn from schedule
HR 2222 79-0 (2005) Author: Keffer, Bill Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 334. Reported enrolled
SB 149 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to the recording of certain aircraft repair and maintenance liens; providing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 282 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Villarreal, Mike
Relating to disclosure and use of sales price information for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Postponed
SB 334 79-0 (2005) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Keffer, Bill
Relating to the remedy provided for failure to disclose certain information in certain residential construction transactions. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Business & Commerce
Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
SB 362 79-0 (2005) Author: Carona, John Relating to certain condominium owners' right to redeem real property following certain foreclosure sales. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
SB 461 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Relating to the confidentiality of and access to certain personal information in instruments recorded with a county clerk. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 629 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to the rights of parties to an executory contract for conveyance of real property and certain other real property transactions. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 847 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to an order by a court that a judgment debtor turn over certain property for the satisfaction of the judgment. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1157 79-0 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to trusts. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1162 79-0 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to notice in certain real property transactions concerning public improvement districts. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1234 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to amendment of restrictions governing certain residential subdivisions. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1238 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Menendez, Jose
Relating to the creation of a public nuisance by the failure to properly maintain a drainage easement. House: Public Health
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1360 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to amendments to the Texas Timeshare Act. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1555 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Noriega, Melissa
Relating to taxes, assessments, and impact fees imposed on residential property by the Greater East End Management District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1578 79-0 (2005) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to jurisdiction and venue in condemnation proceedings. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Left pending in committee
SR 1079 79-0 (2005) Author: Duncan, Robert Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 334. Reported enrolled
HB 64 79-1 (2005) Author: Noriega, Melissa Relating to residential property exemptions from assessments and impact fees in the Greater East End Management District. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 100 79-1 (2005) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the property interests of spouses in connection with certain separate and community property. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
SB 13 79-1 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to taxes, assessments, and impact fees imposed on residential property by the Greater East End Management District. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 69 79-1 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to residential property exemptions from assessments and impact fees in the Greater East End Management District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
HB 38 79-2 (2005) Author: Noriega, Melissa Relating to residential property exemptions from assessments and impact fees in the Greater East End Management District. House: Local Government Ways & Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 39 79-2 (2005) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the property interests of spouses in connection with certain separate and community property. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 61 79-2 (2005) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the property interests of spouses in connection with certain community property and to suits affecting the parent-child relationship, including proceedings for the establishment, modification, and enforcement of child support; providing a civil penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 92 79-3 (2006) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to the administration and operation of certain trusts. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 95 79-3 (2006) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to disclosure and use of sales price information for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 37 79-3 (2006) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to disclosure and use of sales price information for ad valorem tax purposes. Senate: Finance Meeting cancelled
HB 160 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al. Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to offer royalty interests as consideration for property acquired for the Trans-Texas Corridor. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 189 78-0 (2003) Author: King, Phil Relating to a royalty interest as consideration for property acquired for the Trans-Texas Corridor. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 305 78-0 (2003) Author: Puente, Robert | et. al. Relating to the protection of public freshwater areas; providing a penalty. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Postponed
HB 335 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy | et. al.
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the public sale of certain real property; providing penalties. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 378 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the remedies available to a person to abate a public nuisance in a municipality. House: Civil Practices Considered in Calendars
HB 408 78-0 (2003) Author: Miller, Sid
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the liability of landowners for certain uses of their land. House: Civil Practices
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 791 78-0 (2003) Author: Nixon, Joe | et. al. Relating to an order by a court that a judgment debtor turn over certain property for the satisfaction of the judgment. House: Civil Practices Placed on General State Calendar
HB 803 78-0 (2003) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the authority of political subdivisions to exercise the power of eminent domain to acquire rights to water and the assessment of damages in condemnation proceedings initiated for that purpose. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 979 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to property and casualty insurance coverage for certain manufactured homes. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1400 78-0 (2003) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to certain exemptions from requirements applicable to local permits. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 1465 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to a hearing on certain unclaimed property determinations. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1471 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the duties and removal of a trustee. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1472 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the exercise of powers of appointment. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1475 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to the enforcement of an agreement between spouses to convert separate property to community property. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1624 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the exclusion of urban property from irrigation districts and subsequent water use. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 1641 78-0 (2003) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the operation of property owners' associations. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1803 78-0 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Relating to surface use planning and restoration for oil and gas mineral leases. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 1982 78-0 (2003) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the sale of cacti; providing a penalty. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture and Livestock
HB 2310 78-0 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Relating to abandonment of proceeds from the demutualization of an insurance company. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 2515 78-0 (2003) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the required reporting to a chief appraiser of certain information about real property that is conveyed, including purchase price and other information; providing a penalty. House: Local Government Ways and Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 2884 78-0 (2003) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to the conveyance of certain surface estates located above or over an inactive mineral estate. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 2902 78-0 (2003) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the assessment of costs for the improvement of a road in a part of a subdivision. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2903 78-0 (2003) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the circumstances under which contraband is not subject to forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2934 78-0 (2003) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to consumer protection for and remedies available to a homebuyer whose home does not comply with certain warranties; providing an administrative penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3036 78-0 (2003) Author: Cook, Robert Relating to the privacy of site-specific groundwater information gathered on private property. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 3077 78-0 (2003) Author: West, George Relating to the foreclosure of certain liens on property located in a residential subdivision. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 3183 78-0 (2003) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to requiring disclosure of the sale price of real property to an appraisal district; providing a penalty. House: Local Government Ways and Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
SB 155 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Relating to the protection of public freshwater areas; providing a penalty. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 188 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the public sale of certain real property; providing penalties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 560 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the notice given to a purchaser of real property within a water district. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 574 78-0 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the duties and removal of a trustee. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 576 78-0 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the exercise of powers of appointment. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 947 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the exclusion of urban property from irrigation districts and subsequent water use. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 970 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Puente, Robert
Relating to the sale or transport of certain desert plants; providing a penalty. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1041 78-0 (2003) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to the groundwater rights of private landowners and their lessees and assigns. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 85 78-1 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to amendments to the Texas Timeshare Act. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 65 78-3 (2003) Author: Farabee, David Relating to liquidated damages for failure to timely provide an annual accounting statement required in connection with certain conveyances of real property. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 3 78-4 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to trusts. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 247 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the use by a person of stored water on certain property of the person. House: State Recreational Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 271 77-0 (2001) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the ineligibility of certain veterans to receive benefits under the Veterans' Land Program and the Veterans' Housing Assistance Program. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 279 77-0 (2001) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the disposition of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 450 77-0 (2001) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to notice and hearings regarding the application for certain building permits and the authority of municipalities to deny certain building permits. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 510 77-0 (2001) Author: Olivo, Dora | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the forfeiture of property used in the commission of certain offenses involving children. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 862 77-0 (2001) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the remedies available to a person to abate a public nuisance in a municipality. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 878 77-0 (2001) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the prosecution of the offense of theft of service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 898 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to the administration of certain property of incapacitated persons, wards, and former wards. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 923 77-0 (2001) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to the jurisdiction of a district court over proceedings concerning trusts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1131 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the probate and administration of a decedent's estate. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1245 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the relationship between separate and community property during a marriage. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1261 77-0 (2001) Author: Hardcastle, Rick | et. al. Relating to delivery of certain unclaimed property for rural scholarships and economic development. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1995 77-0 (2001) Author: Marchant, Kenny
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to encumbrances that may be fixed on homestead property. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2461 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Dan Relating to outdoor burning under the Texas Clean Air Act. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2481 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to certain restrictions on the delivery or installation of a new or used manufactured home in a flood-prone area. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2783 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to the enforcement of certain health and safety ordinances by municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2804 77-0 (2001) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to certain instruments recorded to create liens on property or to show satisfaction of a judgment. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2931 77-0 (2001) Author: Marchant, Kenny Relating to express and implied warranties of a contractor for residential construction. House: Business & Industry No action taken in committee
HB 2936 77-0 (2001) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette Relating to the protection and use of certain intellectual property by an appraisal district. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3307 77-0 (2001) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the acreage exemption from municipal subdivision and platting requirements. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 3349 77-0 (2001) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to providing a means by which abandoned property can be conveyed with clear title to be used for housing for low-income individuals or families. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HCR 193 77-0 (2001) Author: Krusee, Mike Directing TxDOT to release land originally obtained for SH130 right-of-way to Williamson County and the City of Round Rock to use for transportation projects. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HCR 264 77-0 (2001) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Directing TxDOT to release land originally obtained for State Highway 130 right-of-way to Travis County to use for transportation projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HCR 284 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections in H.B. No. 1245. Signed by the Governor
HCR 320 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections to H.B. No. 247. Signed by the Governor
SB 252 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: King, Phil
Relating to notice of the appointment of a receiver in a suit for dissolution of a marriage. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 421 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the disposition of stolen property. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 437 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Relating to the offenses of theft of service and obtaining property or credit by false statement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 563 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the protection of the interest of certain innocent property owners in criminal asset forfeiture proceedings and to certain procedures and training requirements regarding such proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 723 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the probate and administration of a decedent's estate. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 754 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to consumer protection for and remedies available to a homebuyer whose home does not comply with certain warranties; providing an administrative penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1077 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the assessment of risks in determining the level of remediation required for contaminated property. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1170 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the acreage exemption from municipal subdivision and platting requirements. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1324 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, J. E. Relating to express and implied warranties of a contractor for residential construction. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1375 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the enforcement of certain health and safety ordinances by municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1399 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to collateral protection insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1534 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the payment of property damages caused by certain counties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1549 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to certain offers made to purchase mineral or royalty interests. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1609 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to outdoor burning under the Texas Clean Air Act. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 438 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to the use of property owned by a state agency. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 734 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the conversion of separate property to community property and to equitable and ownership interests in marital estates. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 942 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al. Relating to applying traffic laws to private roads or parking lots generally used by the public. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1007 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to providing notice of a foreclosure sale of real property. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1058 76-0 (1999) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to limiting the liability of a municipality for certain recreational activities. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1135 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the remedies available to a person to abate a public nuisance in a municipality. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 1137 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the penalty imposed on certain persons who fail to timely pay or deliver abandoned property. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1295 76-0 (1999) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to certain property delivered to the comptroller on the presumption of owner abandonment. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 1365 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to security bars on residential dwellings. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1475 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to management and investment of trust assets. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1521 76-0 (1999) Author: Siebert, Bill
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to penalties for violating certain statutes relating to real property. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 1553 76-0 (1999) Author: Craddick, Tom Relating to permitting the creation of perpetual trusts in certain circumstances. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 1602 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to the exclusion of land or other property from a district with outstanding bond debt. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 1789 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob | et. al. Relating to the use of stored water for wildlife management on a person's property. House: State Recreational Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Natural Resources
HB 1808 76-0 (1999) Author: Lengefeld, David | et. al. Relating to the disposal of surplus county property. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 1840 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. | et. al.
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to authorizing the board of regents of The University of Texas System to acquire certain properties for campus expansion and other university purposes. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1938 76-0 (1999) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the sale or lease of certain property owned by certain alcoholic beverage permit holders. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 1953 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to risk assessment for remediation of contaminated properties by the Texas Natural Resources Conservation Commission and protection of historically or disproportionately impacted communities. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2040 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob | et. al. Relating to the Texas veterans land program and the Texas veterans housing assistance program. House: Land & Resource Management Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2100 76-0 (1999) Author: Luna, Vilma | et. al. Relating to the acquisition of certain property by navigation districts. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2142 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the appreciation in value of separate property during a marriage. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Considered in Calendars
HB 2189 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to criminal asset forfeiture of real property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2258 76-0 (1999) Author: Najera, Manny Relating to the disposition of certain stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2317 76-0 (1999) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to venue in an action concerning a trust. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2427 76-0 (1999) Author: King, Tracy Relating to reporting and delivering unclaimed property to the comptroller. House: Ways & Means Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2498 76-0 (1999) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the adoption of a county one-stop service program to assist persons constructing or improving residential or commercial property in the unincorporated area of a county. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2890 76-0 (1999) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the report, delivery, and claims process for unclaimed property held by certain local governments. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 3028 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to management of property recovered in a suit for the benefit of a minor or incapacitated person. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3144 76-0 (1999) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the land application of municipal sewage sludge. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Natural Resources
HB 3184 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to authorizing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System to acquire by purchase, exchange, gift, or otherwise certain properties to be used for campus expansion and university purposes in The University of Texas System. House: Land & Resource Management Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3198 76-0 (1999) Author: Ramsay, Tom Relating to access to a lake or pond surrounded by privately owned land; providing a penalty. House: State Recreational Resources Referred to State Recreational Resources
HB 3316 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to donations and other transfers of real or personal property to institutions of higher education. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3407 76-0 (1999) Author: Williams, Thomas
Sponsor: Bernsen, David
Relating to applying the open meetings and open records laws to certain property owners' associations. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3605 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the municipal regulation of graffiti. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3620 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Ron
Sponsor: Bernsen, David
Relating to the exchange and conveyance of lands by certain navigation districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HJR 36 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Proposing a constitutional amendment permitting the conversion of separate property to community property. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 69 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Glenn
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Proposing a constitutional amendment permitting a political subdivision to purchase property and casualty insurance from certain mutual insurance companies. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Filed with the Secretary of State
SB 529 76-0 (1999) Author: Haywood, Tom
Sponsor: King, Tracy
Relating to reporting and delivering unclaimed property to the comptroller. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 839 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Burnam, Lon
Relating to security bars on residential dwellings. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1104 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E. Relating to authorizing the board of regents of The University of Texas System to acquire certain properties for campus expansion and other university purposes. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 1289 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Cuellar, Henry
Relating to donations and other transfers of real or personal property to institutions of higher education. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1313 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the disposition and sale of certain surplus and salvage property by the state. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 1388 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to management of property recovered in a suit for the benefit of a minor or incapacitated person. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1415 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the sales tax on real property service. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1420 76-0 (1999) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to authorizing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System to acquire by purchase, exchange, gift, or otherwise certain properties to be used for campus expansion and university purposes in The University of Texas System. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1443 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the application of municipal zoning authority to certain private property. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1509 76-0 (1999) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to the maximum number and amount of certain veteran's loans. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 1689 76-0 (1999) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to the sale and exchange of lands by certain navigation districts. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1736 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to management and investment of trust assets. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1802 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to risk assessment for remediation of contaminated properties by the Texas Natural Resources Conservation Commission and protection of historically or disproportionately impacted communities. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1886 76-0 (1999) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the regulation of water safety on privately owned lakes. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1905 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the acquisition of certain property by navigation districts. House: Transportation
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Transportation
HB 194 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to the enforcement and transfer of conservation easements. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 537 75-0 (1997) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the Uniform Unclaimed Property Act; providing civil penalties. House: Business & Industry Withdrawn from schedule
HB 849 75-0 (1997) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the protection or release of a trustee from liability under certain circumstances. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 850 75-0 (1997) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to trusts for certain minors or incapacitated persons. House: Civil Practices Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1031 75-0 (1997) Author: Elkins, Gary | et. al. Relating to the prompt payment of contractors and subcontractors. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1128 75-0 (1997) Author: Kamel, Ted | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve | et. al.
Relating to the harvesting of and payment for timber; providing for damages; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2006 75-0 (1997) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the administration and operation of certain trusts. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2039 75-0 (1997) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to certain rights of a trustee and settlor concerning a charitable trust. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2241 75-0 (1997) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to maintaining records concerning the transfer of money to a scholarship fund for urban students. House: Business & Industry Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2274 75-0 (1997) Author: Shields, John
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the exemption of insurance benefits and certain annuity proceeds from seizure under process. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 2422 75-0 (1997) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to municipal regulation of dangerous structures. House: Urban Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2847 75-0 (1997) Author: Berlanga, Hugo | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the line of vegetation in an area of public beach near certain seawalls. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2936 75-0 (1997) Author: Williams, Thomas Relating to allocation of principal and income in certain trusts. House: Pensions & Investments Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3023 75-0 (1997) Author: Williams, Thomas Relating to the regulation of persons who repossess motor vehicles, mobile and manufactured homes, and vessels. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3206 75-0 (1997) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to the powers and duties of the General Services Commission concerning state and federal surplus and salvage property and to certain commission personnel. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
SB 379 75-0 (1997) Author: Ratliff, Bill Relating to the disposition and sale of certain surplus and salvage property by the state. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
SB 468 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth | et. al. Relating to the prompt payment of contractors and subcontractors. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
SB 707 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to certain structures on coastal public land. Senate: Natural Resources Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 833 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Wolens, Steven
Relating to the powers and duties of the General Services Commission concerning state and federal surplus and salvage property and to certain commission personnel. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 911 75-0 (1997) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to the protection of a trustee from liability under certain circumstances. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 912 75-0 (1997) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to trusts for certain minors or incapacitated persons. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 998 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the administration and operation of certain trusts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1338 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to certain construction within 200 feet landward of the natural vegetation line in certain coastal counties. Senate: Natural Resources No action taken in committee
SB 1722 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to municipal regulation of dangerous structures. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 389 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Bob | et. al. Relating to the enforcement and transfer of conservation easements. House: Land and Resource Management Placed on General State Calendar
HB 475 74-0 (1995) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the right to divert state water for irrigation of certain cemeteries. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2085 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Bob
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the liability of certain private and governmental owners of agricultural land used for recreation. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 2754 74-0 (1995) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the definition of portable building unit. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
SB 1470 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Jim
Sponsor: Alexander, Clyde
Relating to intellectual property rights and publications of the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 1008 73-0 (1993) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al. Relating to generating additional revenue in connection with the unclaimed money fund. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 1300 73-0 (1993) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to certain technical and clarifying corrections to the Property Code. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 790 73-0 (1993) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to certain technical and clarifying corrections to the Property Code. Senate: Jurisprudence Recommended for local & uncontested Calendar
SB 794 73-0 (1993) Author: Leedom, John Relating to liability for damages arising from the maintenance or use of certain parking areas and pedestrian pathways. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 646 72-0 (1991) Author: Shelley, Dan Relating to the use or maintenance of certain places for acts of public lewdness as a public or common nuisance. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 963 72-0 (1991) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the use of public ways by corporations. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1468 71-0 (1989) Author: Blackwood, Bill Relating to the disposition of abandoned or unclaimed property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1801 71-0 (1989) Author: Colbert, Paul
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the authority of a municipality without zoning to require any person who sells or conveys restricted property within the municipality to give the purchaser notice of the restrictions and notice of the.... House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2133 71-0 (1989) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to the acquisition of existing buildings or the substitution of acquisition for construction previously authorized. House: State Affairs Pending in committee
HB 2148 71-0 (1989) Author: Hill, Patricia Relating to certain technical and other corrections and revisions to the Property Code. House: Judiciary Rules suspended
HB 2709 71-0 (1989) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to the establishment of uniform construction codes applicable to construction in the state. House: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2774 71-0 (1989) Author: Connelly, Barry
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to the regulation of residential service companies. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 396 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to the transfer of gifts to individuals under the age of 21 years. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to subcommittee
SB 452 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia
Sponsor: Hill, Patricia
Relating to certain technical and other corrections and revisions to the Property Code. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 720 71-0 (1989) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to property rights in certain river beds. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1051 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia
Sponsor: Seidlits, Jr., Curtis
Relating to the powers and duties of trustees. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SB 66 71-1 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to certain technical and other corrections and revisions to the Property Code. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judiciary
SB 20 70-0 (1987) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Robinson, Phyllis
Relating to the disposition of estrays and to certain fence and range restrictions. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 945 70-0 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Hilbert, Paul
Relating to property exemptions from assessment and collection for highway improvements in certain counties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/88
SB 1523 70-0 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the taking of acknowledgments or proofs of written instruments outside the United States and the recording of instruments acknowledged outside the United States. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 4 70-1 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the delineation of urbanized property within certain water districts and the conversion of irrigation water rights to municipal water rights; repealing Texas Revised Civil Statutes art. Filed
HB 153 70-2 (1987) Author: Hackney, Clint Relating to the division and disposition of marital property and to spousal liability. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 168 70-2 (1987) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
Relating to the division and disposition of marital property and to spousal liability. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 70 70-2 (1987) Author: Caperton, Kent Relating to the division and disposition of marital property and to spousal liability. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judiciary
HB 2301 69-0 (1985) Author: Shea, Gwyn
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the date by which rendition statements and property reports must be delivered to the chief appraiser and imposing deadlines for performance of certain duties of the chief appraiser and appraisal review board. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 854 68-0 (1983) Author: Grisham, Noel
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to validation of certain acts, proceedings, and orders concerning exclusion of territory from the Meadowlakes Municipal Utility District of Burnet County, Texas. House: County Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1864 68-0 (1983) Author: Messer, Bill Relating to adoption of a nonsubstantive revision of the statutes relating to property. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 748 68-0 (1983) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Messer, Bill
Relating to adoption of a nonsubstantive revision of the statutes relating to property. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
HB 134 68-2 (1984) Author: Messer, Bill Relating to conforming the Property Code and related statutes to the laws from which that code is derived and to laws enacted after the date of enactment of all or part of that code or laws. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 49 68-2 (1984) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Messer, Bill
Relating to conforming the Property Code and related statutes to the laws from which that code is derived and to laws enacted after the date of enactment of all or part of that code or laws. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
HR 4 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to security programs for large residential complexes. House: Transportation
SR 642 67-0 (1981) Author: Doggett, Lloyd | et. al. Establishing a special interim committee to study the financial and planning problems of municipalities having state-owned facilities and property within their corporate limits. Senate: Administration
HB 568 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Luther Relating to exemption of certain intangible property from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 573 66-0 (1979) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to exemption of certain intangible property from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Considered by committee in public hearing
HR 65 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Requesting the Texas Department of Public Safety to institute a campaign to encourage owners of residential complexes to establish a security program. House: Security & Sanctions
SB 569 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Grant Relating to exemption of certain intangible property from ad valorem taxation. Senate: Finance Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 881 66-0 (1979) Author: Short, E.L. Relating to exemption of certain intangible property and automobiles from ad valorem taxation and to state payments to replace the lost local revenue. Senate: Finance Referred to subcommittee
SB 378 65-0 (1977) Author: Hance, Kent Relating to the transfer of assets by recipients of or applicants for medical assistance. Senate: Human Resources Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1183 64-0 (1975) Author: Short, E.L. Relating to requirements for certain instruments recorded with a county clerk. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported from committee favorably with amendments
HR 187 64-0 (1975) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to requesting a subcommittee of the Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence to study the laws on eminent domain, foreclosure, eviction, etc. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1385 63-0 (1973) Author: Denton, Lane Relating to the assessing, administration, collection, and enforcement of taxes on certain intangible property of individuals, firms, corporations, and others; providing a penalty; providing for severability. House: Revenue & Taxation Referred to subcommittee
HB 1497 63-0 (1973) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the renegotiation of certain property rights and contracts in certain unitized areas. House: Natural Resources Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
HB 1451 62-0 (1971) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to levy, collection, enforcement, and disposition of a transaction tax.
HR 547 62-0 (1971) Author: Clayton, Bill Creating an interim committee on water resources and land use.
HB 1086 60-0 (1967) Author: Allred, Dave Relating to regulating public use of privately owned parking and driving facilities; providing penalties.
HB 43 57-1 (1961) Author: Gladden, Donald C. "Don" Relating to raising revenue for the State of Texas by amending a certain Statute imposing a tax on certain gifts; providing for administration and enforcement.
HB 977 47-0 (1941) Author: Roark, Woodrow W. Relating to requiring all persons, firms or corporations preparing abstracts of title for a fee shall provide a bond or insurance policy; providing a penalty.
HB 210 40-0 (1927) Author: Hornaday, Emery Polk | et. al. Relating to community property and the disposition thereof.
SB 269 40-0 (1927) Author: Pollard, Sr., Tomas (Thomas) Glover Relating to community property, and the disposition thereof, so as to provide for the control, management and disposition of community property by the wife, when the husband has disappeared and his whereabouts is unknown to the wife for more than six months, and providing the method and procedure for making proof of the existence of the facts necessary to give her such rights of control, management and disposition.
HB 89 39-0 (1925) Author: Acker, Sr., Walter P. Relating to amending certain statute relating to the management, control and disposition of community property by the wife of a deceased or insane husband providing for the renewal, and extension of the maturity date of community debts and liens securing same. House: Judiciary
SB 146 39-0 (1925) Author: Triplett, Henry Franklin | et. al. Relating to determining and regulating the pastoral rights of owners or lessees of land enclosed by fences or natural barriers or partly by fences and partly by natural barriers, among the several owners and lessees of land so enclosed, where such rights are not, or cannot be fixed, by agreement of such owners and lessees.. Senate: Stock and Stock Raising
SB 356 39-0 (1925) Author: Parnell, John D. Relating to providing that heirs of a person whose whereabouts are unknown may file affidavit showing the existence of property; providing for service of citation and for the appointment of an administrator of the estate. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
HB 24 36-0 (1919) Author: Fairchild, I. D. | et. al. Relating to amending certain statutes concerning the marital rights of parties; defining the separate and community property of the husband and wife; conferring upon the wife the power to make contracts; authorizing suits on such contracts.
HB 109 36-0 (1919) Author: McDowra, R. L. Relating to forfeiting to the State all vehicles, including automobiles, and animals used in transporting liquor.
SB 15 33-0 (1913) Author: Vaughan, Horace Worth Relating to amending the Revised Civil Statutes concerning the marital rights of parties, defining the separate and community property of the husband and wife, conferring upon the wife power to make contracts, authorizing suits on such contracts.
SB 35 33-0 (1913) Author: Darwin, Henry Lewis | et. al. Relating to the rights of married persons, defining the separate and community property of the husband and wife, removing the disabilities of coverture as they relate to married women, defining the rights of the wife in case the husband fails to support her and their children and regulating judgments and executions against the husband.
SB 85 33-0 (1913) Author: Astin, James Robert | et. al. Relating to making the separate property of the wife, the rents and revenues derived from property granted to the wife her separate property; and to exempt the same from the management and control of the husband, and from debts contracted by him.
SB 100 33-0 (1913) Author: Morrow, Wright Chalfant | et. al. Relating to amending Chapter 3 of the Revised Statutes, 1911, Concerning the marital rights of parties, defining the separate and community property of the husband and wife, conferring upon the wife power to make contracts, authorizing suits on such contracts, repealing article 4625, Title 66, Chapter 3, Revised Statutes, and all other laws and parts of laws in conflict therewith.

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