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Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HB 2581 86-0 (2019) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the administration of and funding for the Texas emissions reduction plan; reducing a surcharge. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
SB 241 86-0 (2019) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Longoria, Oscar
Relating to certain required reports received or prepared by state agencies and other governmental entities. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/19
SB 1281 86-0 (2019) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to assessments for water and energy improvements in certain municipalities and counties. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Left pending in committee
SB 2068 86-0 (2019) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to energy efficiency performance standards. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1931 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to the duties of the State Energy Conservation Office regarding advanced clean energy project grants and loans and the creation of an inclusion task force for the energy industry. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
SB 59 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to energy and water management planning and reporting requirements for state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 599 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis Relating to energy savings performance contracts entered into by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1736 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Relating to building energy efficiency performance standards. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 2392 84-0 (2015) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the establishment of a residential energy efficiency loan program. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on intent calendar
SB 913 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Minjarez, Ina
Relating to energy and water management planning and reporting requirements for state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 929 84-0 (2015) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to building energy efficiency performance standards; establishing the Building Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 1182 83-0 (2013) Author: Kacal, Kyle | et. al. Relating to energy and water management planning and reporting by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1362 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to implementation of a pilot program under the loanstar revolving loan program to promote the use of energy efficiency measures and renewable energy technology by certain nonprofit organizations. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 1864 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to certain energy security technologies for critical governmental facilities. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2674 83-0 (2013) Author: Ashby, Trent Relating to energy and water management planning and reporting by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
HB 2894 83-0 (2013) Author: Raney, John Relating to reports on energy use at buildings of certain governmental entities and energy efficiency projects for those buildings. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
SB 533 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim
Relating to a review of cost savings to state agencies and institutions of higher education under energy savings performance contracts. House: Higher Education
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
SB 700 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Kacal, Kyle | et. al.
Relating to energy and water management planning and reporting by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 51 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to energy efficiency standards for certain buildings and to high-performance design, construction, and renovation standards for certain buildings and facilities of institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 773 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to creating an energy efficiency council to coordinate administration of energy efficiency programs. House: Energy Resources Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 775 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the adoption of energy efficiency, conservation, and indoor air quality standards for the design, construction, and renovation of public school instructional facilities. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 883 82-0 (2011) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to minimum efficiency standards for certain products; providing a civil penalty. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1421 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the classification, use, and regulation of electric energy storage equipment or facilities. House: State Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1509 82-0 (2011) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to notice of the construction or expansion of a wind-powered electric generation facility located near a federally owned or operated radar installation or military installation. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1849 82-0 (2011) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a franchise tax deduction for the cost of certain sustainable commercial buildings. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2077 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to a pilot program under the loanstar revolving loan program to promote the use of energy efficiency measures and renewable energy technology by certain nonprofit organizations. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2083 82-0 (2011) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to notice of and issuance of a permit for the construction or expansion of a wind-powered electric generation facility located near a federally owned or operated radar installation or military installation. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2623 82-0 (2011) Author: Beck, Marva
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to certain energy security technologies for critical governmental facilities. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
HB 2870 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
SB 15 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to state energy policy and the planning of energy development and utilization and to certain related electric power generation issues. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Left pending in committee
SB 347 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the creation of the Texas Center for Sustainable Business. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 454 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to improving state energy conservation, including through the use of thermostat settings and building efficiency. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 457 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to minimum efficiency standards for certain products; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 492 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to the creation of a distributed solar generation incentive program. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 497 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the construction or expansion of a wind-powered electric generation facility located near a federally owned or operated radar installation or military installation; providing an administrative penalty. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 898 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Cook, Byron
Relating to energy efficiency programs in institutions of higher education and certain governmental entities. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 924 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim
Relating to the duties of certain utilities regarding energy efficiency reports and emergency notification systems. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
SB 943 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
Relating to the classification, use, and regulation of electric energy storage equipment or facilities. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1031 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John Relating to design, construction, renovation, and energy efficiency standards for buildings. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1053 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to notice of and issuance of a permit for the construction or expansion of a wind-powered electric generation facility located near a federally owned or operated radar installation or military installation. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1179 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education and other obsolete provisions of law. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1318 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to design, construction, and renovation standards for state buildings and facilities. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1340 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John Relating to the creation of the Energy Efficiency Council and to statewide energy efficiency; providing penalties. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 880 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain energy efficiency-related improvements to real or personal property. House: Ways & Means No action taken in committee
HB 1762 81-0 (2009) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to improving state energy conservation, including through the use of thermostat settings. House: Energy Resources Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1777 81-0 (2009) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to a loan program to encourage the use of cleaner hydrogen fuel; providing for the issuance of bonds. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1993 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to certain energy security technologies for critical governmental facilities. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Left pending in committee
HB 2778 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the revision of building energy efficiency performance standards. House: Energy Resources Subcommittee members named
HB 2783 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to the adoption of energy efficient building standards and energy efficiency and conservation standards for instructional facilities. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on intent calendar
HB 3045 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the development of a solar energy visualization platform by the State Energy Conservation Office. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3149 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the adoption and financing of energy efficiency, conservation, and indoor air quality standards for the design, construction, and renovation of public school instructional facilities. House: Energy Resources Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3375 81-0 (2009) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to energy efficiency measures and technologies. House: Energy Resources Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3567 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to energy savings performance contracts. House: Energy Resources Left pending in subcommittee
HB 4086 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to energy efficiency in newly constructed buildings. House: Energy Resources Subcommittee members named
HB 4345 81-0 (2009) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the creation of the Texas Center for Sustainable Business. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
SB 380 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a loan program to encourage the use of cleaner hydrogen fuel; providing for the issuance of bonds. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 437 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to energy efficient products; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 608 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the creation of the Texas Center for Sustainable Business. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 975 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a loan program to encourage the use of renewable energy technology and the making of energy efficiency improvements; providing for the issuance of bonds. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1042 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to improving state energy conservation, including through the use of thermostat settings. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1043 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the quantification of carbon dioxide emissions reductions attributable to state programs. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 2016 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the purchase and operation of plug-in hybrid electric motor vehicles, including the establishment of a pilot program by the state energy conservation office. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 2029 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to issuance of qualified energy conservation bonds. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 375 80-0 (2007) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to the development of a state strategy for increasing the availability of low-emission automotive fuels for Texas drivers. House: Environmental Regulation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 999 80-0 (2007) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to the adoption of energy efficiency and conservation standards for the design, construction, and renovation of public school instructional facilities. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2970 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to programs, incentives, and tax exemptions to encourage the use, manufacture, storage, distribution, or sale of carbon-free hydrogen energy; providing for the issuance of bonds. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2972 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to a loan program for businesses that expand the use of or manufacture, store, distribute, or sell carbon-free hydrogen energy; providing for the issuance of bonds. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3070 80-0 (2007) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to a study of methods for increasing the availability of certain information on energy efficiency of certain residential property. House: Government Reform
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3240 80-0 (2007) Author: Straus, Joe Relating to building energy performance standards. House: Regulated Industries Referred to Regulated Industries
HB 3364 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the revision of building energy efficiency performance standards. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1610 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to a loan program for businesses that expand the use of or manufacture, store, distribute, or sell carbon-free hydrogen energy; providing for the issuance of bonds. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1612 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to programs, incentives, and tax exemptions to encourage the use, manufacture, storage, distribution, or sale of carbon-free hydrogen energy; providing for the issuance of bonds. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
HB 2020 79-0 (2005) Author: West, George Relating to the transfer of the state energy conservation office to the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 2129 79-0 (2005) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to energy-saving measures that reduce the emission of air contaminants. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/05
HCR 247 79-0 (2005) Author: Homer, Mark Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections to H.B. No. 2129. Filed
HB 1616 78-0 (2003) Author: Farabee, David | et. al. Relating to state energy conservation office cooperation with federal programs related to research on and development and demonstration of fuel cells. House: Energy Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2425 78-0 (2003) Author: McCall, Brian
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to state and certain local fiscal matters; making appropriations. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective according to its terms
HB 3084 78-0 (2003) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to increasing the sustainability of the State's building infrastructure. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 3431 78-0 (2003) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to promoting economic development by accelerating the commercialization of the fuel cell industry in Texas through a statewide demonstration incentive program, a temporary tax exemption, leveraging federal funds, coordination of research and development, and market analysis. House: Regulated Industries Referred to Regulated Industries
HCR 290 78-0 (2003) Author: McCall, Brian
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 2425. Signed by the Governor
HCR 301 78-0 (2003) Author: Solomons, Burt Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections to H.B. No. 2425. Received from the House
SCR 70 78-0 (2003) Author: Duncan, Robert Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 2425. Received by the Secretary of the Senate
HB 62 78-1 (2003) Author: Cook, Robert Relating to energy and water conservation by state agencies. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Referred to Government Organization
HB 9 78-2 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the conservation of energy and water by state agencies and to the authority of certain political subdivisions to collect certain infrastructure fees related to the control of water or storm water. House: Government Reform Reported engrossed
HB 2278 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the consolidation and functions of the energy management center and the state energy conservation office and to the transfer of the powers and duties of the center and the office to the comptroller's office. House: Energy Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2598 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to establishing a telecommuting policy for state agencies. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2845 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the creation of an initiative to promote the commercialization of fuel cell technologies. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2914 77-0 (2001) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to state fiscal matters; making an appropriation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
HB 3286 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Ron
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to energy and water conservation measures by state agencies and local governments. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1494 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, J. E. Relating to water conservation measures by state agencies and local governments. Senate: Natural Resources Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1725 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David Relating to the creation of the Texas Fuel Cell Commercialization Initiative and the redirection of certain federal Oil Overcharge Restitution Funds. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
HB 2600 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to energy efficiency programs developed by the energy office. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee

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