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HB 172 86-0 (2019) Author: Bernal, Diego Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 626 86-0 (2019) Author: Neave, Victoria Relating to notice of a person's right to a hearing placed on a sign prohibiting unauthorized vehicles on a parking facility. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 771 86-0 (2019) Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the placement of warning signs in areas where the use of a wireless communication device is prohibited. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 789 86-0 (2019) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the height of outdoor advertising signs regulated by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1112 86-0 (2019) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the removal of signs indicating that a freestanding emergency medical care facility is operational. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 1165 86-0 (2019) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on the property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1303 86-0 (2019) Author: Zwiener, Erin | et. al. Relating to signs along certain roads in Hays County. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1616 86-0 (2019) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" Relating to certain notice and license display requirements applicable to massage therapy. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2136 86-0 (2019) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to warning signs applicable to the carrying of weapons on the premises of certain holders of alcoholic beverage licenses and permits and to grounds for cancellation of those licenses and permits. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2280 86-0 (2019) Author: Goodwin, Vikki Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2554 86-0 (2019) Author: Bucy III, John
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to regulation of the display of signs containing political advertising. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 3163 86-0 (2019) Author: Springer, Drew
Sponsor: Menéndez, José | et. al.
Relating to parking for persons with disabilities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 3368 86-0 (2019) Author: Morrison, Geanie W. Relating to outdoor advertising signs regulated by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 215 86-0 (2019) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the authority of a district engineer for the Texas Department of Transportation to temporarily lower speed limits. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 357 86-0 (2019) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Canales, Terry
Relating to outdoor advertising signs regulated by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/19
SB 802 86-0 (2019) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to certain notice and license display requirements applicable to massage therapy. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1219 86-0 (2019) Author: Alvarado, Carol
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to human trafficking signs at certain transportation hubs. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/19
SB 2159 86-0 (2019) Author: Buckingham, Dawn Relating to allowing operators of motor vehicles to treat a stop sign as a yield sign at certain intersections. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 62 85-0 (2017) Author: Craddick, Tom | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense; modifying existing criminal penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 146 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the use of supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits by electronic benefits transfer. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 160 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense; modifying existing criminal penalties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 191 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al. Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 246 85-0 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on the property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 361 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to erecting signs for a public election on certain rights-of-way. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 405 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to municipal reimbursement of compensation paid by the Texas Department of Transportation for the removal of certain signs due to road construction. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 512 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the placement of warning signs in areas where the use of a wireless communication device is prohibited. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 520 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating an offense and providing penalties. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 612 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to voluntary and informed consent to an abortion and prevention of coerced abortions; providing penalties; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 732 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the content of photographic traffic monitoring system signs. House: Transportation Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 899 85-0 (2017) Author: Nevárez, Poncho Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1423 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to signs along certain roads in Hays County. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1511 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn | et. al. Relating to providing certain election information on the highway changeable message sign system. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1637 85-0 (2017) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to warning signs applicable to the carrying of weapons on the premises of certain holders of alcoholic beverage licenses and permits and to grounds for cancellation of those licenses and permits. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1707 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to political party signs for a primary election. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2022 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to warning signs applicable to the carrying of weapons on the premises of certain holders of alcoholic beverage licenses and permits. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures No action taken in committee
HB 2426 85-0 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria Relating to notice of a person's right to a hearing placed on a sign prohibiting unauthorized vehicles on a parking facility. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2508 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the licensing and regulation of tow truck companies, tow truck operators, vehicle storage facilities, and vehicle storage facility employees, the regulation of parking facilities and parking facility owners, and the elimination of required state licensing for vehicle booting companies and operators. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2552 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to measures to address and deter certain criminal or other unlawful activity, including trafficking of persons, sexual offenses, prostitution, and activity that may constitute a public nuisance; increasing criminal penalties; creating a criminal offense. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2584 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to regulation by the Texas Department of Transportation of the spacing along highways of outdoor advertising in certain municipalities. House: Transportation Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2629 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to notice and continuing education requirements regarding human trafficking for cosmetologists and cosmetology facilities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2858 85-0 (2017) Author: Burns, DeWayne | et. al. Relating to human trafficking signs at abortion facilities and offenses associated with human trafficking and forced abortion; increasing criminal penalties. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2956 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the regulation of outdoor advertising by the Texas Department of Transportation; creating an offense. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3246 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to voluntary and informed consent to an abortion and actions to be taken by an abortion provider to prevent coerced abortions and human trafficking. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3298 85-0 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to warning signs posted by certain food service establishments that prepare food items containing peanut products. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3339 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to removal of political advertising signs placed in a municipality; creating a criminal offense. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3679 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to signs informing motorists of facilities providing alternative fuels and electric vehicle charging stations. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Left pending in committee
HB 3743 85-0 (2017) Author: Cortez, Philip Relating to food allergen awareness in food service establishments. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3855 85-0 (2017) Author: Morrison, Geanie W. Relating to erecting or maintaining certain outdoor signs regulated by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3860 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John Relating to the regulation of signs by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 4126 85-0 (2017) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to signs required to be posted in licensed vehicle storage facilities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 4165 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to the placement of certain highway signs that promote businesses or provide other information. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 31 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense; modifying existing criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 62 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to erecting certain signs on private property before an election. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 67 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 449 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to the carrying of a concealed handgun on the premises of certain businesses. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 666 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Miller, Rick
Relating to a sign required to be posted in the restrooms of sexually oriented businesses; creating a criminal offense. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 953 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to warning signs applicable to the carrying of weapons on the premises of certain holders of alcoholic beverage licenses and permits. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1352 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to notice of facility fees charged by freestanding emergency medical care facilities. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1377 85-0 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn Relating to human trafficking signs at abortion facilities and offenses associated with human trafficking and coerced abortion; increasing criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2006 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie W.
Relating to erecting or maintaining certain outdoor signs regulated by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 171 85-1 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al. Relating to prosecution of certain offenses involving and preemption of local regulation of the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 327 85-1 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the placement of warning signs in areas where the use of a wireless communication device is prohibited. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 375 85-1 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to signs along certain roads in Hays County. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 15 85-1 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don | et. al. Relating to prosecution of certain offenses involving and preemption of local regulation of the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle. Senate: Business & Commerce Received from the Senate
SB 92 85-1 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to distracted driving; adding a provision subject to a criminal penalty. Filed
HB 262 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
Relating to liability of an owner, lessee, or occupant of land that allows land to be used as a community garden. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 397 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheffield, J. D. | et. al. Relating to the use of fireworks at certain Texas Department of Transportation rest areas; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 740 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the content of photographic traffic monitoring system signs. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 745 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the installation of solar-powered stop signs by a property owners' association. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 804 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the forms of payment that the operator of a vehicle storage facility must accept. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1058 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to notice and information provided by a solid waste facility and a commercial transporter of solid waste regarding recycling programs for certain electronic waste. House: Environmental Regulation Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 1203 84-0 (2015) Author: Murr, Andrew | et. al. Relating to limited liability for an agritourism entity involved in an agritourism activity. House: Agriculture & Livestock Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1352 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating an offense and providing penalties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1648 84-0 (2015) Author: White, Molly | et. al. Relating to voluntary and informed consent to an abortion and prevention of coerced abortions; providing penalties; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1696 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to the sale or delivery of motor fuel. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture & Livestock
HB 2355 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to an exemption for certain persons who sell signs from the requirement to be licensed as an electrician. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2405 84-0 (2015) Author: Nevárez, Poncho | et. al. Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a concealed handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2748 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to warning signs for the sale of nitrous oxide; authorizing an administrative penalty. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2803 84-0 (2015) Author: Peña, Gilbert Relating to notice requirements for licensed lenders of deferred presentment transactions and motor vehicle certificate of title loans; adding a provision subject to a criminal penalty. House: Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 3144 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to expanding the memorial sign program for motorcyclists to include bicyclists. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 3446 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to signs required to be displayed at certain facilities that perform abortions. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4031 84-0 (2015) Author: Rose, Toni Relating to the creation of a statewide alert system for missing adults and to a study of the alert system. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 4032 84-0 (2015) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to erecting certain signs on private property before an election. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 570 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: Sheffield, J. D.
Relating to the use of fireworks at certain Texas Department of Transportation rest areas; creating a criminal offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 610 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Murr, Andrew
Relating to limited liability for an agritourism entity involved in an agritourism activity. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 831 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to voluntary and informed consent to an abortion and prevention of coerced abortions; providing penalties; creating an offense. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 953 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al. Relating to an exemption for certain persons who sell signs from the requirement to be licensed as an electrician. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
SB 1618 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to certain nicotine products other than cigarettes or tobacco products, including the sale or marketing of nicotine products to minors, the possession or use of those nicotine products by minors, and to delivery sales of those nicotine products; creating an offense. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 258 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to liability of certain public utilities that allow certain uses of land that the public utility owns, occupies, or leases. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 259 83-0 (2013) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al.
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to electioneering conducted near a polling place. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 675 83-0 (2013) Author: Ratliff, Bennett Relating to regulation by a municipality or county of off-premise signs advertising sexually oriented businesses. House: Urban Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 691 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the authority of a county or municipality to regulate the location of halfway houses; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1346 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary Relating to the collection and recycling of computer and television equipment by certain retailers; providing for the imposition of administrative penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1352 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al. Relating to an exemption for certain persons who sell signs from the requirement to be licensed as an electrician. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1369 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the ability of a nonexempt employee to participate in certain academic, extracurricular, and developmental activities of the employee's child. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1652 83-0 (2013) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al. Relating to liability of an owner, lessee, or occupant of land that allows land to be used as a community garden. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1958 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to voting by voters unable to enter a polling place. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2244 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to requiring municipalities to reimburse the Texas Department of Transportation for compensation paid for certain signs required to be relocated due to road construction. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3172 83-0 (2013) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the content of photographic traffic monitoring system signs. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 3716 83-0 (2013) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to promotional items provided by manufacturers, wholesalers, and distributors of alcoholic beverages to retailers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 762 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John Relating to a prohibition on the disposal of certain used equipment at a municipal solid waste facility; creating an offense. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 803 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to an exemption for certain persons who sell signs from the requirement to be licensed as an electrician. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 861 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to requiring certain notices to be posted on the premises of certain alcoholic beverage retailers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
SB 883 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Relating to promotional items provided by manufacturers, wholesalers, and distributors of alcoholic beverages to retailers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 928 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the regulation of electioneering at a polling location. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1383 83-0 (2013) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to requiring municipalities to reimburse the Texas Department of Transportation for compensation paid for certain signs required to be relocated due to road construction. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1895 83-0 (2013) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the ability of a nonexempt employee to participate in certain academic, extracurricular, and developmental activities of the employee's child. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
HB 451 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the creation of a Don't Mess with Texas Water program to prevent illegal dumping that affects the surface waters of this state. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 742 82-0 (2011) Author: Hunter, Todd
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to student information required to be provided at the time of enrollment in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1360 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the regulation of off-premise signs in the unincorporated area of a county. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1365 82-0 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to requiring flashing lights to be posted before an intersection at which a photographic system is used to enforce compliance with traffic-control signals. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1486 82-0 (2011) Author: Gutierrez, Roland | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to signs posted under the memorial sign program for victims of certain vehicle accidents. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 1735 82-0 (2011) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the requirement of orange frames on certain speed limit signs erected by a municipality. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1737 82-0 (2011) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the installation of a speed feedback sign by a property owners' association. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 1899 82-0 (2011) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Jose
Relating to the posting of signs in school crossing zones regarding the prohibited use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1953 82-0 (2011) Author: Kuempel, John
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to notice by sign of an alcoholic beverage permit or license application. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2107 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to notice by sign requirement for sexually oriented businesses. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2469 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to a memorial sign program for victims of motorcycle accidents. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 2601 82-0 (2011) Author: Nash, Barbara Relating to the removal of political signs from private property; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2628 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the posting of signs in school crossing zones regarding the prohibited use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
HB 2762 82-0 (2011) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to continuity of retail electric service during the pendency of an appeal of an order revoking the license of a retail electric provider. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2852 82-0 (2011) Author: Mallory Caraway, Barbara Relating to requiring signs at intersections with photographic traffic monitoring systems and photographic traffic signal enforcement systems. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3065 82-0 (2011) Author: Sheffield, Ralph
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the requirement that certain food service establishments post a sign depicting the Heimlich maneuver. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 3802 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al. Relating to liability of certain public utilities that allow certain uses of land that the public utility owns, occupies, or leases. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1030 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
Relating to notice by sign requirement for sexually oriented businesses. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1095 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to the posting of signs in school crossing zones regarding the prohibited use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 1354 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to the regulation of off-premise signs in the unincorporated area of a county. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1513 82-0 (2011) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to sign regulations applicable to certain signs in an area annexed by the municipality. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1783 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a warning notice posted outside of certain buildings that permit smoking; providing a penalty. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1793 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al. Relating to liability of certain public utilities that allow recreational use of land that the public utility owns, occupies, or leases. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 1825 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the design and installation of signs at low-water crossings. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Refer to s/c on Flooding & Evacuations by Pres
HB 580 81-0 (2009) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to signs posted under the memorial sign program for victims of certain vehicle accidents. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 681 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to requiring warning signs regarding mercury levels in certain fish. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Health & Human Services
Left pending in committee
HB 719 81-0 (2009) Author: Flynn, Dan
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to polling places for certain elections. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 875 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to civil liability for erecting or maintaining certain outdoor signs or advertising. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 961 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to notice by sign requirement for sexually oriented businesses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 985 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to the creation of a memorial sign account, the imposition of a memorial sign fee on certain defendants, and the posting of memorial signs for certain victims of alcohol or controlled substance related vehicle accidents. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1440 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1521 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the prohibition of off-premise signs on certain roads. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1586 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the content of certain supplemental guide signs on Interstate Highway 35. House: Transportation Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1588 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1592 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the prohibition of off-premise signs on certain roads. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1910 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the operation of toll projects. House: Transportation Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2445 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the prohibition of off-premise signs on certain roads. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2664 81-0 (2009) Author: Ritter, Allan
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to creating a defense to prosecution for the offense of unlawful carrying of a handgun by a license holder on the premises of certain businesses. House: Public Safety
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2665 81-0 (2009) Author: Ritter, Allan
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to authorizing the commissioners court of a county to adopt and impose standards and specifications for the design and installation of address number signs to identify properties located in unincorporated areas of the county; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2792 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to the regulation of signs by municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2948 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Doug Relating to the regulation of off-premises signs in the unincorporated area of a county. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3197 81-0 (2009) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to the tourist-oriented directional sign program. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3403 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Phil Relating to the operation of certain commercial motor vehicles in certain residential subdivisions. House: Transportation Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3425 81-0 (2009) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3483 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to county authority to prohibit off-premise signs on certain roads and standards for off-premise signs. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3543 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the creation of a Don't Mess with Texas Water program to prevent illegal dumping that affects the surface waters of this state. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 3616 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to the authority of certain counties to prohibit off-premise signs along certain roads. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3642 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Doug Relating to the prohibition of signs along certain roads. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3844 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the permissible sources of funding for memorial markers to designate the Veterans Memorial Highway. House: Transportation
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 3883 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to certain warning signs required on certain premises. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 4174 81-0 (2009) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to the prohibition of signs along certain roads. House: Transportation Withdrawn from schedule
HB 4465 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to "Welcome to Texas" signs on highways entering Texas and to the placement of Texas flags at international ports-of-entry. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 521 81-0 (2009) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim
Relating to the Texas Department of Transportation's memorial sign program. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 729 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to creating a defense to prosecution for the offense of unlawful carrying of a handgun by a license holder on the premises of certain businesses. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 952 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads that follow the route of El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro. House: Transportation
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1266 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Bolton, Valinda
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from State Highway 71 between the western city limits of the city of Austin and State Highway 16. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1318 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from State Highway 46 or from Farm-to-Market Road 306, 2722, 2673, 3009, 3159, or 1863 in Comal County. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation
SB 1319 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the prohibition of signs along certain roads. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1622 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the regulation of off-premises signs in the unincorporated area of a county. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1822 81-0 (2009) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads, including Farm-to-Market Road 1431 between the eastern city limits of the city of Marble Falls and the boundary line between Burnet and Travis Counties and roads that follow the route of El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1890 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to the temporary suspension of certain signage restrictions during a state of disaster. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 242 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to certain warning signs required on certain premises. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 300 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to requiring warning signs regarding mercury levels in certain fish. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 410 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation Postponed
HB 412 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to erecting or maintaining certain outdoor signs or advertising; creating an offense; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 413 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to erecting certain signs on certain rights-of-way; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 657 80-0 (2007) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to point-of-sale health warnings for tobacco products. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 671 80-0 (2007) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the acquisition of outdoor advertising by a governmental entity. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 693 80-0 (2007) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the form of "Welcome to Texas" signs along certain highways. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 880 80-0 (2007) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to a sign advertising or identifying a sexually oriented business; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: County Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 987 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to notice for changes in the regulation of outdoor advertising. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1052 80-0 (2007) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to requiring warning signs before intersections at which a municipality uses a photographic traffic monitoring system to enforce compliance with a traffic-control signal. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1120 80-0 (2007) Author: O'Day, Mike Relating to the prohibition of signs on certain roads. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1147 80-0 (2007) Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al. Relating to erecting certain signs on certain rights-of-way; providing penalties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1414 80-0 (2007) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the prohibition of signs on certain roads. House: Border & International Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1521 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the prohibition of signs on certain roads. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
See remarks for effective date
HB 1522 80-0 (2007) Author: Harless, Patricia
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to parking a commercial motor vehicle on certain streets. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1564 80-0 (2007) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1592 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the labeling requirement for fuel pumps dispensing certain gasoline and ethanol mixtures. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 1921 80-0 (2007) Author: Keffer, Jim
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the use of certain devices in a polling place. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1971 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to the removal or reconstruction of certain outdoor advertising. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2025 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, John Relating to the design and installation of signs at certain crosswalks used regularly by elderly pedestrians. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2242 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation No action taken in committee
HB 2243 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to the prohibition of signs on certain roads. House: Transportation Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2375 80-0 (2007) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to allowing a county to post a sign on state highway right-of-way regarding a burn ban. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2480 80-0 (2007) Author: Cook, Robert Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2481 80-0 (2007) Author: Cook, Robert Relating to the penalty for certain violations of county traffic regulations. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2645 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to erecting off-premise signs adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation No action taken in committee
HB 2663 80-0 (2007) Author: King, Tracy Relating to the regulation of signs along interstate and primary highways. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2730 80-0 (2007) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the authority of a municipal utility district to regulate signs and billboards. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 2859 80-0 (2007) Author: Brown, Betty | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to a memorial sign program for victims of certain vehicle accidents. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 2944 80-0 (2007) Author: Murphy, Jim
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to permits for erecting certain outdoor signs or advertising. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2945 80-0 (2007) Author: Murphy, Jim
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to authorizing a method for certain municipalities to compensate a person for the removal of an on-premise sign as required by the municipality. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2946 80-0 (2007) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to procedures for the removal of an abandoned on-premise sign by a municipality. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3153 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to eligibility criteria for information logo signs and tourist-oriented directional signs located along a highway. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3238 80-0 (2007) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to the removal of a political advertising sign after an election; providing a civil penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3373 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to providing certain notices to be posted on the premises of alcoholic beverage retailers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3441 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the eligibility of an establishment to be included on a specific information logo sign along a highway. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 3529 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to certain rights of owners of outdoor advertising. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3710 80-0 (2007) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to outdoor advertising on certain toll roads. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3910 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to warning signs for fish and shellfish consumption advisories or bans. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HR 1472 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Directing the Texas Department of Transportation to provide supplemental guide signs on IH-35 and IH-635 to identify the location of the Asian Trade District in northwest Dallas. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 91 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Zedler, Bill
Relating to point-of-sale health warnings for tobacco products. House: Public Health
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 111 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Isett, Carl
Relating to the removal or reconstruction of certain outdoor advertising. House: State Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 137 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the prohibition of signs on certain roads. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 148 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to funding for safety or lap belts for school buses owned by a school district. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 384 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 669 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Rose, Patrick | et. al.
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 731 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Isett, Carl
Relating to the eligibility of an establishment to be included on a specific information logo sign along a highway. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 937 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to a memorial sign program for victims of certain vehicle accidents. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 981 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to employee voting; creating an offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1013 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Hardcastle, Rick
Relating to the authority of the Railroad Commission of Texas to regulate warning signs appurtenant to certain pipeline facilities; providing an administrative penalty. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1117 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Krusee, Mike
Relating to the designation by name of parts of the highway system. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1127 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Cook, Robert
Relating to the penalty for certain violations of county traffic regulations. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1249 80-0 (2007) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Rose, Patrick
Relating to the sale and delivery of certain motor fuels. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1287 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to providing certain notices to be posted on the premises of alcoholic beverage retailers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1346 80-0 (2007) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the adoption of a state scenic byways program. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1633 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 34 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 137 79-0 (2005) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to "Welcome to Texas" signs. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 219 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie | et. al. Relating to a sign advertising or identifying a sexually oriented business; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 599 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to erecting or maintaining certain outdoor signs or advertising; creating an offense; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Record vote
HB 600 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to erecting certain signs on certain rights-of-way; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on intent calendar
HB 601 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to erecting or maintaining outdoor advertising; providing penalties. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Posting rule suspended
HB 803 79-0 (2005) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to improvement work areas on certain controlled access highways. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 873 79-0 (2005) Author: Dukes, Dawnna
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to regulation by a property owners' association of certain displays on property in a residential subdivision. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 982 79-0 (2005) Author: Reyna, Elvira
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to posting a sign warning restaurant or bar employees against fraudulent use or possession of identifying information; providing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 997 79-0 (2005) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to procedures for compensating owners of outdoor advertising that is subject to condemnation or obstruction by certain governmental entities or public utilities. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1248 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1344 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to regulation by a property owners' association of certain political signs. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1345 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the removal of a sign on a state highway right-of-way by a local law enforcement agency; authorizing a removal fee. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1440 79-0 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the prosecution and adjudication of the offense of graffiti and to the payment and use of a juvenile delinquency prevention fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 1549 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to certain warning signs required on certain premises. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1851 79-0 (2005) Author: King, Tracy
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1878 79-0 (2005) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to requiring warning signs regarding mercury levels in certain fish. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 1885 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Transportation to place a sign on the approach to each toll booth on certain turnpikes that describes the improvements the department has made or proposes to make using revenue collected for use of the turnpike. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1915 79-0 (2005) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the authority of counties to sell or lease advertising space to another entity. House: County Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1925 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to removal or covering of certain signs in a construction or maintenance work zone. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 2135 79-0 (2005) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the creation of a tourist-oriented directional sign program. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 2183 79-0 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter Relating to county regulation of billboards. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 2391 79-0 (2005) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the regulation of political signs by municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2402 79-0 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2403 79-0 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2453 79-0 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the eligibility for a commercial establishment to have its name displayed on a specific information logo sign. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2658 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
No action taken in committee
HB 2702 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in this state; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 3407 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the prohibition of signs on Farm-to-Market Road 3238. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 57 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the prohibition of signs on certain roads. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 369 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Rose, Patrick
Relating to the prohibition of signs on Farm-to-Market Road 3238. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 946 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the qualifications for a license as an electrical sign apprentice. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1137 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Swinford, David
Relating to the development of the wine industry and other businesses related to agriculture or tourism in this state. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1204 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: King, Tracy
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1206 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Casteel, Carter
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1375 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Isett, Carl
Relating to the regulation of outdoor advertising. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1579 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne
Relating to the prohibition of signs on certain roads. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 84 79-1 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to highway signs for certain businesses related to agriculture. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
HB 50 79-2 (2005) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to highway signs for certain businesses related to agriculture. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 22 79-2 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to highway signs for certain businesses related to agriculture. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 59 79-3 (2006) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper photography or visual recording. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 212 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the regulation of political signs by a municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 505 78-0 (2003) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Left pending in committee
HB 678 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to erecting an off-premise sign adjacent to and visible from certain roads. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
HB 733 78-0 (2003) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to certain traffic offenses committed in a construction or maintenance work zone. House: Transportation No action taken in committee
HB 994 78-0 (2003) Author: Nixon, Joe | et. al. Relating to billboards along highways; imposing a civil penalty. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1387 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the regulation of on-premise signs in certain counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1831 78-0 (2003) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to specific logo information signs. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1873 78-0 (2003) Author: Riddle, Debbie
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the placement of signs on certain public rights-of-way. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
HB 2179 78-0 (2003) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the removal of certain on-premise signs in a municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2687 78-0 (2003) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to procedures for compensating owners of outdoor advertising that is subject to condemnation. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2899 78-0 (2003) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to contract for the erection and maintenance of specific information logo signs, major shopping area guide signs, and major agricultural interest signs. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Referred to Infrastructure Dev & Security
HB 2905 78-0 (2003) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to certain requirements concerning specific information logo signs, major agricultural interest signs, and major shopping area guide signs. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective immediately
HB 3025 78-0 (2003) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the payment of compensable costs by a municipality that requires the removal of an on-premise sign. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 3052 78-0 (2003) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to the prohibition of the use of certain colors on certain signs, signals, or markings. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Referred to Infrastructure Dev & Security
HB 3117 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to concealed handgun notice requirements on certain premises. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 3330 78-0 (2003) Author: Crownover, Myra
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to regulation of certain information logo signs along certain major highways. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 3464 78-0 (2003) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to highway beautification House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3467 78-0 (2003) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to liability of sponsors of and participants in certain activities involving animals. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
SB 366 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the regulation of on-premise signs in certain counties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 470 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to prohibition of signs and designation of scenic route on Spring-Cypress Road. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
No action taken in committee
SB 512 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to billboards along highways; imposing a civil penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 656 78-0 (2003) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to the removal of certain on-premise signs in a municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1036 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the regulation of political signs by a municipality. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1085 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the regulation of outdoor advertising. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1249 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to procedures for compensating owners of outdoor advertising that is subject to condemnation. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1407 78-0 (2003) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to regulation of certain information logo signs along certain major highways. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 1322 77-0 (2001) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the regulation of signs and billboards located in residential areas, creating a penalty. House: County Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1391 77-0 (2001) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to notice provided at certain sales of equine animals; providing a criminal penalty. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 1697 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Dan
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the erection and maintenance of outdoor advertising by certain nonprofit organizations or schools. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2141 77-0 (2001) Author: Marchant, Kenny Relating to the definition of an off-premise sign and the attachment of the nonconforming, off-premise sign status to the original nonconforming, off-premise sign. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2512 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to landscaping and billboards along highways; imposing a civil penalty. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3419 77-0 (2001) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to inclusion of certain information on a highway information sign. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 52 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard | et. al.
Relating to a requirement that child-care facilities post certain signs. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 778 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to municipal regulation of nonconforming off-premise signs. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1128 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to billboards and scenery along highways; imposing a civil penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1511 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to interference with or recycling of a traffic-control device or railroad sign or signal; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Transportation
HB 12 76-0 (1999) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al. Relating to the display of warning signs on the dangers of alcohol consumption by establishments selling alcoholic beverages for on-premise consumption. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 317 76-0 (1999) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to amusement park safety. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 699 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to warning visitors to Mexico of Mexican laws prohibiting transportation of firearms and ammunition. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 813 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to business establishments selling drug or certain other paraphernalia; imposing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1273 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to a requirement that retail grocers post a sign listing items that are exempt from the sales and use tax. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1779 76-0 (1999) Author: Alexander, Clyde
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the eligibility of lodging establishments located near interchanges for specific information logo signs. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 2592 76-0 (1999) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to notification to students of the law that grants automatic college admission to certain students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2698 76-0 (1999) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the definition of an off-premise sign and the attachment of the nonconforming, off-premise sign status to the original nonconforming, off-premise sign. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3598 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to requiring notice regarding the location of establishments serving alcoholic beverages, sexually oriented businesses, and correctional or rehabilitation facilities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 137 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to the sale of lottery tickets by vending machine; the purchase of a lottery ticket by a person younger than the age of 18; and the imposition of criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 505 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the display of warning signs on the dangers of alcohol consumption by establishments selling alcoholic beverages for on-premise consumption. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 510 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to notification to students of the law that grants automatic college admission to certain students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective with 1999-2000 school year
SB 791 76-0 (1999) Author: Nixon, Drew | et. al. Relating to specific information logo signs in certain counties. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Transportation
SB 834 76-0 (1999) Author: Cain, David Relating to including memorial signs in the Adopt-a-Highway program. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Transportation
SB 879 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to requiring governmental bodies to prominently display a sign that states the basic requirements of the open records law. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 1345 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E. Relating to the definition of a nonconforming sign and the attachment of the nonconforming, off-premise sign status to the original nonconforming, off-premise sign. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 50 70-0 (1987) Author: Hackney, Clint
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to revealing certain information and posting certain notices at a polling place. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 772 70-0 (1987) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the regulation of outdoor signs in the unincorporated area of certain counties; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 903 70-0 (1987) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the regulation of outdoor signs in the unincorporated area of counties; providing criminal penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1119 70-0 (1987) Author: Granoff, Al Relating to a sign required to be posted by certain alcoholic beverage permittees and licensees. House: Liquor Regulation No action taken in committee
HB 1390 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the authority of a county to regulate signs in certain parts of the unincorporated area of the county; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1820 70-0 (1987) Author: Hilbert, Paul
Sponsor: Henderson, Don
Relating to authorizing the commissioners court of certain counties to erect, maintain, and regulate informational signs on toll roads regarding nearby businesses. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 1821 70-0 (1987) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to authorizing the State Highway and Public Transportation Commission and the State Department of Highways and Public Transportation to erect, maintain, and regulate informational highway signs about nearby businesses. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
HB 2084 70-0 (1987) Author: Stiles, Mark Relating to the creation of a pilot program to provide motorist information signs on highways. House: Transportation Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 2300 70-0 (1987) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the state and local regulation of outdoor signs. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 457 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to a requirement that the prevailing wage rate be posted in certain places of employment; providing a penalty. Senate: State Affairs Left as pending business in comm.
SB 713 70-0 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the regulation of outdoor signs in the unincorporated area of certain counties; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 913 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the regulation of outdoor signs in the unincorporated areas of counties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1527 70-0 (1987) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to signs posted in food service establishments depicting the Heimlich maneuver to dislodge food from a choking person. Senate: Health & Human Services Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 160 69-0 (1985) Author: Cavazos, Eddie
Sponsor: Sharp, John
Relating to the requirement of providing notice by sign of the intended use of property for the on-premises consumption of alcoholic beverages. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 167 69-0 (1985) Author: Martinez, Roman
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the display of warning signs in languages other than English by certain alcoholic beverage licensees and permittees; providing a penalty. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 215 69-0 (1985) Author: Cooper, Anne
Sponsor: Sarpalius, Bill
Relating to warning signs to be posted by alcoholic beverage retailers; providing a penalty. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: State Affairs
Tagged in committee
HB 735 69-0 (1985) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the authority of certain counties to regulate the placement of signs on public roads; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1211 69-0 (1985) Author: Arnold, Gordon "Doc" Relating to outdoor advertising for alcoholic beverages. House: Liquor Regulation Rules suspended
HB 1312 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the authority of incorporated cities and towns and counties to regulate billboards and other structures that advertise or inform; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1330 69-0 (1985) Author: Messer, Bill
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Relating to state and local regulation of outdoor signs. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks
HB 1471 69-0 (1985) Author: Emmett, Ed Relating to the authority of certain counties to regulate signs. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1714 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Ashley Relating to the authority of home-rule cities within their extraterritorial jurisdictions, and of counties within the unincorporated areas, to regulate signs; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1998 69-0 (1985) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the development and implementation of a program to use official highway signs to provide information to travelers regarding specific businesses. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2006 69-0 (1985) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the compensation required to be paid by the state for the taking by eminent domain of certain signs used for outdoor advertising. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2008 69-0 (1985) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the assessment for damages for the taking by eminent domain of certain outdoor advertising signs. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 897 69-0 (1985) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to state and local regulation of outdoor signs. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to State Affairs
SB 1139 69-0 (1985) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Hilbert, Paul
Relating to the authority of a toll road authority to regulate or prohibit the placement of signs on toll roads and to compensation and methods of payment of compensation to sign owners and owners of real property on which removed signs were located; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1280 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to civil liabilities of the owner of a sign for trespasses on the premises of another; defining trespasses. House: State Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1285 69-0 (1985) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the authority of certain counties to regulate the placement of signs on public roads; providing a penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Postponed in committee
HCR 32 69-3 (1986) Author: Pennington, Randy Directing the Texas Highway and Public Transportation Commission to place a sign on IH 45 indicating the exit for San Jacinto College, South Campus. Filed
HB 350 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the placement of signs outside of the entrance of a polling place. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 674 68-0 (1983) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the placement, construction, or maintenance of signs and structures, and to the sale of goods and solicitation of funds, on public highways or rights-of-way in certain counties. House: Transportation Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 679 68-0 (1983) Author: Oliver, Jesse Relating to the posting of informational signs at a polling place. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 891 68-0 (1983) Author: Martinez, Roman Relating to opening a container or possessing an open container of liquor or beer on the premises of a holder of a wine and beer retailer's off-premise permit or a retail dealer's off-premise license in certain counties. House: Liquor Regulation Coauthor authorized
HB 976 68-0 (1983) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the display of gasoline prices by service stations; providing a penalty. House: Business & Commerce See remarks
HB 1091 68-0 (1983) Author: Hilbert, Paul
Sponsor: Henderson, Don
Relating to the authority of certain counties to regulate signs; providing penalties. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1847 68-0 (1983) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to possessing an open container of liquor or beer on the premises of a holder of a wine and beer retailer's off-premise permit or a retail dealer's off-premise license in certain counties; providing penalties. House: Liquor Regulation Coauthor authorized
SB 599 68-0 (1983) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the authority in certain counties to regulate signs; providing penalties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 724 68-0 (1983) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to information required to be posted in the places of business of certain licensed occupations. Senate: Jurisprudence Received from the Senate
HB 58 68-2 (1984) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to warning signs to be posted by alcoholic beverage retailers. House: Liquor Regulation Referred to Committee on Liquor Regulation
HB 992 67-0 (1981) Author: Edwards, Al
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to highway signs directing persons to passenger train stations. House: Transportation
Senate: Economic Development
Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 1040 67-0 (1981) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to local government compensation for a sign removed under a local ordinance. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1045 67-0 (1981) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the regulation of illuminated advertising signs. House: Business & Industry Referred to subcommittee
HB 1170 67-0 (1981) Author: Wright, Brad
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to the requirement that public accountants post a sign informing consumers about filing complaints. House: State Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 1185 67-0 (1981) Author: Presnal, Bill Relating to the erection of stop signs and yield signs on highways. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
HB 1295 67-0 (1981) Author: Messer, Bill Making an appropriation to the Texas Highway Department for the purpose of erecting memorial highway markers. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
HB 2248 67-0 (1981) Author: Tow, Rodney Relating to the authority of certain counties to regulate outdoor advertising. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 2259 67-0 (1981) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to appropriations for highway signs directing persons to passenger train stations. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
HB 95 67-1 (1981) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to highway signs directing persons to passenger train stations. House: Transportation Referred to Committee on Transportation
HB 1144 66-0 (1979) Author: Green, Forrest Relating to erection of stop signs on highways. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
HB 1549 66-0 (1979) Author: Valles, Robert "Bob" Relating to signs and devices at an intersection of a highway and a railroad. House: Transportation Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HCR 207 66-0 (1979) Author: Green, Forrest Requesting the Department of Highways and Public Transportation to give preference to yield signs at intersections that offer unobstructed views to drivers. House: Transportation Referred to Committee on Transportation
SB 320 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to the duty of a railroad company with regard to signs and safety devices at grade crossings. Senate: Jurisprudence Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
SCR 21 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack Requesting Highway Department to change highway signs to read "left lane for passing only." Senate: Economic Development Referred to subcommittee
HB 86 64-0 (1975) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to permit fees for signs subject to the Highway Beautification Act. House: Transportation Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 158 64-0 (1975) Author: Bird, Ronald C. Relating to placing warning signs or signals at places where volunteer fire equipment enters a street or highway from a driveway or building where it is maintained. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
HB 1008 64-0 (1975) Author: Bigham, John R. Relating to certain outdoor advertising erected or maintained along certain highways. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
HB 1207 64-0 (1975) Author: Slay, Chester Relating to control of certain outdoor advertising. House: Transportation Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 2169 64-0 (1975) Author: Weddington, Sarah
Sponsor: Lombardino, Frank
Relating to ramp lights and exit signs in certain buildings. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
SB 1007 64-0 (1975) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to ramp lights and exit signs in certain buildings. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 315 63-0 (1973) Author: Sherman, W.C. "Bud" Requiring special wording for town or city limit or name signs for towns or cities in the State; providing the procedure for prosecution of violations; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered in public hearing
HB 999 63-0 (1973) Author: Geiger, Richard S. Relating to the tampering with or disregarding of barricades and warning the penalties within the jurisdiction of municipal courts. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1330 63-0 (1973) Author: Rodriguez, Lindsey Relating to posting notice and patrolling in certain districts. House: Natural Resources Reported favorably
HB 10 63-1 (1973) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Relating to maximum speed limits, speed limit signs, and the treatment of a speeding violation with respect to insurance rates and driver's license suspensions. House: Transportation Votes recorded
HB 374 62-0 (1971) Author: Sherman, W.C. "Bud" Relating to the placement and the wording of yield right-of-way signs on state highways and local streets.
HB 375 62-0 (1971) Author: Sherman, W.C. "Bud" Relating to requiring special wording for town and city limit or name signs for towns and cities in the state; establishing penalties.
HB 1180 62-0 (1971) Author: Hull, Cordell Relating to the power of political subdivisions to place certain signs along certain right of way.
HB 1820 62-0 (1971) Author: McAlister, R.B. Relating to increasing the penalty for interference with traffic-control devices, or railroad signs or signals.
SB 621 62-0 (1971) Author: Kennard, Don
Sponsor: Hull, Cordell
Relating to the power of political subdivisions to place certain signs along certain rights-of-way.
HB 1125 60-0 (1967) Author: Peeler, Travis A. Relating to placing a tax on the occupation of using the areas adjacent to public roads outside cities for advertising.
HB 1176 60-0 (1967) Author: Whatley, Willis James Relating to regulating billboards and providing penalties.
HB 101 59-0 (1965) Author: Armstrong, Robert Landis "Bob" | et. al. Relating to warning devices on public streets and highways; providing a penalty.
HB 923 59-0 (1965) Author: Finney, Dave Relating to making it a crime to post or fasten, or have posted or fastened, any handbills, signs, posters, or other advertisement in certain places.
HB 670 58-0 (1963) Author: Cain, Pat Relating to retail sales of gasoline and other petroleum products; providing a penalty.
HB 734 57-0 (1961) Author: Dungan, William Taylor "Bill" Relating to zoning areas adjacent to certain portions of the Interstate Highway System within this State so as to prohibit the erection of signs thereon.
HB 735 57-0 (1961) Author: Wilson, Charles N. "Charlie" Relating to placing a tax on the occupation of using the areas adjacent to public roads outside cities for advertising; zoning areas adjacent to certain portions of the Interstate Highway System within this State so as to prohibit the erection of signs thereon.
HB 605 56-0 (1959) Author: Collins, Sam Forse Relating to amending certain statutes so as to require railroads to construct and maintain visible and audible warning signals at every state and United States highway grade crossing.
SB 233 56-0 (1959) Author: Krueger, Culp Relating to the use, display, posting, maintenance, size, number, placement, contents, limitation and regulation of signs of the price of motor fuel posted, displayed or used on or about any premises or locations where motor fuel is sold at retail.
HB 76 55-0 (1957) Author: Ferrell, Ben Relating to amending certain Acts by directing the State Highway Commission to erect signs on state highways to acquaint motorists with the provisions of this Section, which relates to the overtaking and passing of school buses.
HB 541 55-0 (1957) Author: Spilman, Wade Fetzer | et. al. Relating to traffic signs, authorizing the State Highway Department and local authorities in their respective jurisdiction, to erect yield right-of-way signs for intersections of highways and streets; providing a penalty for violating such signs.
HB 590 54-0 (1955) Author: Hosey, Jean Edmond | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts so as to prohibit the pasting, painting, branding or in any manner whatsoever placing or attaching to any building, fence, gate, bridge, tree, rock, structure, or anything whatever, within the limits of any public highway, any written, printed or painted advertisement, bill, notice, sign, picture or poster, or the placing, maintaining, or displaying upon, or in view of traffic upon any highway any unofficial or unauthorized sign, signal or marking or device which purports to be or is an imitation of or resembles an official traffic-control device or railroad sign or signal, or which attempts to direct the movement of traffic or which hides from view or interference with the effectiveness of any official traffic-control device.
HB 656 54-0 (1955) Author: Bergman, Douglas Ernest | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts to exclude from the term "outdoor advertising" any advertising appearing in or on any public vehicular conveyances for hire which are part of a regularly scheduled transportation system.
HB 819 54-0 (1955) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce Relating to defining Radar; requiring the adoption by the Texas Highway Department of Uniform Signs, giving notice that radar is being used in the enforcement of speed regulations; requiring the erection and maintenance of such signs at certain locations by The Highway Department and all counties, precincts and municipalities where radar is being used in the enforcement of speed regulations; providing uniform procedures for the testing of radar equipment; providing for the admissibility in criminal proceedings of evidence of the speed of motor vehicles derived from the use of an electronic device which uses radio microwaves in measuring such speed.
HB 43 53-0 (1953) Author: Smith, Vernon Eugene "Gene" Relating to amending the Uniform Act Regulating Traffic on Highways, to provide methods and procedure for installation, operation, alteration, and removal of traffic signs and fixing of speed limits on certain highways in cities and towns of less than a certain population in counties of more than a certain population; providing for the administration thereof; providing for fines, penalties, and suits for the enforcement thereof.
HB 250 53-0 (1953) Author: Blair, Anita Relating to providing for installation of stop signs of certain kind at all school premises along and near all roads and highways; requiring all vehicular traffic to stop; defining an offense and prescribing a penalty.
SB 326 53-0 (1953) Author: Martin, Crawford Collins Relating to making it unlawful for any person to tamper with, damage, or destroy any barricade placed upon any street, road or highway; making it unlawful for any person to disobey the instructions, signals, markings or warnings of any warning sign or device placed upon any street, road or highway; providing penalties for violations of this Act.
HB 105 52-0 (1951) Author: Abington, William Henry Relating to making it the duty of and to direct the State Highway Department to erect and maintain signs showing the maximum lawful speed for commercial motor vehicles, truck tractors, trailers, and semitrailers (trucks) and motor vehicles engaged in the business of transporting passengers for compensation or hire (buses).
SB 19 52-0 (1951) Author: Wagonseller, Wayne Warren Relating to make it the duty of and to direct the State Highway Department to erect and maintain signs showing the maximum lawful speed for commercial motor vehicles, truck tractors, trailers, and semi-trailers (trucks); and motor vehicles engaged in the business of transporting passengers for compensation or hire (buses); providing where such signs shall be erected and maintained.
HB 416 46-0 (1939) Author: Dean, Travis B. Relating to levying an occupation tax on every person, firm or corporation conducting the business of advertising by signs painted, printed or pasted on bill-boards or other similar spaces, providing the method for paying and collecting such tax.
HB 46 40-1 (1927) Author: Long, John A. Relating to prohibiting the placing or erection of any signs or billboards bearing advertisements or road information along or upon any authorized state highway in this State except such as are placed by the State Highway Department, or associations authorized by the State Highway Department, which shall contain road information only; prescribing a penalty for the violation thereof.
HB 441 39-0 (1925) Author: Lipscomb, George Raiford Relating to defining, regulating and licensing outdoor advertising; providing for bond to enforce conditions, and fees for county attorney in actions on bond, and providing an exemption. House: Revenue and Taxation
HB 46 38-0 (1923) Author: Williamson, W. Albert "Cap" Relating to requiring the marking of highway intersections and authorizing commissioners courts to have same marked by advertising concerns, prescribing a penalty.
SB 45 38-0 (1923) Author: McMillin, Dan Scott Relating to marking of highway intersections and authorizing commissioners' courts to have same marked by advertising concerns, prescribing a penalty.
HB 225 37-0 (1921) Author: Johnson, Benjamin F. | et. al. Relating to amend a certain Act regarding the erection and maintenance of guide posts, signs, etc.
HB 185 36-2 (1919) Author: Davis, Henry Phillip Relating to amending certain laws prescribing the places where road overseers shall place index boards, and prescribing a penalty for failure to comply with this Act.
HB 657 35-0 (1917) Author: Beard, Stanley Alphonse Relating to making the damaging or destruction of any sign, sign post or billboard a misdemeanor; providing a penalty.

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