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HB 111 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to an educational program and fee reductions to improve firearm safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 280 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
Relating to a grant program for reducing workplace violence against nurses. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 284 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew
Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
Relating to authorization for certain health care facilities to secure residents with wheelchair self-release seat belts. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 406 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; authorizing fees; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 412 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to regulation of the retail sale of fireworks. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 468 85-0 (2017) Author: Longoria, Oscar Relating to a restriction on certain accommodations in accessible hotel and motel guest rooms; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 642 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the name of the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 659 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the employment of a commissioned security officer by a religious organization. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 703 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the availability of personal information of a child protective services caseworker or investigator. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 788 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to enhancing the security of the electric grid; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 812 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to standing in a roadway; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Placed on intent calendar
HB 863 85-0 (2017) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to safety training for employees performing construction work under a contract with a governmental entity; providing administrative penalties. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 960 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the appointment of school marshals by public schools and the ammunition approved for use by a school marshal serving a public school or a public junior college. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1202 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César Relating to a study on the effectiveness of Operation Secure Texas. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1236 85-0 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle in the vicinity of an unprotected road user; creating a criminal offense. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1262 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the use of a school as a polling place. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1313 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the establishment of school marshal grant programs by the criminal justice division of the governor's office and the adoption of a school marshals promotion program. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1363 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain pool safety barriers. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1417 85-0 (2017) Author: Rinaldi, Matt | et. al. Relating to the sale of fireworks during and before the Diwali holiday. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1468 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the sanitation and safety requirements for certain artificial bodies of water maintained for public recreational purposes. House: Public Health
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1568 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the movement of pedestrians in front of, under, between, or through rail cars at a railroad grade crossing; providing criminal penalties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1572 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to a residential property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation that the owner believes poses a fire risk. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1611 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary
Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
Relating to the use of warning devices by stationary authorized emergency vehicles. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Left pending in committee
HB 1642 85-0 (2017) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to reporting requirements for investigations of abuse, neglect, or exploitation against residents of certain health facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1677 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Vision Zero Task Force to propose a plan to eliminate traffic deaths in this state. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1818 85-0 (2017) Author: Gonzales, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Railroad Commission of Texas; providing for the imposition of fees. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1837 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the authority of counties to require a person to notify a local governmental entity before starting an outdoor fire; creating a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs Received from the House
HB 1927 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al. Relating to an alert system for notification of the release of toxic chemicals by a manufacturing facility. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2040 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of certain counties; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense. House: County Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2169 85-0 (2017) Author: Schubert, Leighton | et. al. Relating to the security of high-speed rail operated by a private entity. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2359 85-0 (2017) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to common nuisances. House: County Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2366 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the use of certain lighting equipment on airport security vehicles. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 2404 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to reports of sexual assault made to public or private institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2531 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the prosecution of the offense of disorderly conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2551 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to regulation of short-term rentals by municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2770 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the declaration of a common nuisance involving a computer network or web address. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Received from the House
HB 2814 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliverson, Tom Relating to the installation and inspection of fire sprinkler protection systems; authorizing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2932 85-0 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the imposition of administrative, civil, and criminal penalties for violating certain statutes under the jurisdiction of, rules or orders adopted by, or licenses, permits, or certificates issued by the Railroad Commission of Texas; increasing criminal penalties. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 3211 85-0 (2017) Author: Paddie, Chris Relating to requirements for the notice that excavators must provide to notification centers and underground facility operators for certain excavation operations. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 3227 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Tracy
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the administration and enforcement of produce safety standards by the Department of Agriculture; authorizing an administrative penalty. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3257 85-0 (2017) Author: Paddie, Chris
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the regulation and inspection of boilers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 3300 85-0 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification requirements for certain food service workers. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3340 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the provision of information regarding firearm safety and suicide prevention. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3405 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to fire protection sprinkler systems in residential high-rise buildings in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3445 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the creation of the state safety oversight program for rail fixed guideway public transportation systems. House: Transportation Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3455 85-0 (2017) Author: Wilson, Terry M. Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain counties. House: Transportation Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3500 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary Relating to vehicles used in the maintenance of electrical power lines; creating a criminal offense. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3612 85-0 (2017) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to vehicles used in the maintenance of electrical power lines; creating a criminal offense. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
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 3889 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to a study on public drinking water infrastructure by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 3940 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the sale of a motor vehicle with an open product recall. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 4074 85-0 (2017) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to an audit of funds received by certain entities under the federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to fund health or public safety programs. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 4095 85-0 (2017) Author: Klick, Stephanie | et. al. Relating to safety requirements of assisted living facilities. House: Human Services Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4243 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility in buildings operated by certain governmental entities and public schools; authorizing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 6 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility; authorizing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Received from the Senate
SB 195 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al.
Sponsor: Allen, Alma
Relating to funding under the transportation allotment for public school students subject to a high risk of violence while walking to school. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 208 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing an administrative penalty; creating a criminal offense. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 300 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Railroad Commission of Texas; providing for the imposition of fees. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 451 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al. Relating to regulation of short-term rentals and short-term rental marketplaces by municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 475 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al. Relating to safety training for employees performing construction work under a contract with a governmental entity; providing administrative penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 567 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the imposition of administrative, civil, and criminal penalties for violating certain statutes under the jurisdiction of, rules or orders adopted by, or licenses, permits, or certificates issued by the Railroad Commission of Texas; increasing criminal penalties. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 733 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the sanitation and safety requirements for certain artificial bodies of water maintained for public recreational purposes. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 772 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Uresti, Tomas
Relating to the authority of a code enforcement officer when performing official duties to possess or carry an instrument used for deterring the bite of an animal. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 778 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the appointment of school marshals by public schools and the ammunition approved for use by a school marshal serving a public school or a public junior college. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 839 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 975 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Schubert, Leighton | et. al.
Relating to the security of high-speed rail operated by a private entity. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1049 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Klick, Stephanie | et. al.
Relating to safety requirements of assisted living facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1113 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility in buildings operated by certain governmental entities and public schools; authorizing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1196 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to the declaration of a common nuisance involving a computer network or web address. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1245 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Vision Zero Task Force to propose a plan to eliminate traffic deaths in this state. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1274 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle in the vicinity of an unprotected road user; creating a criminal offense. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1276 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to designation of gender-neutral bathrooms, changing rooms, locker rooms, shower rooms, and similar facilities. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1456 85-0 (2017) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to the building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of certain counties; creating a criminal offense and affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1523 85-0 (2017) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Davis, Yvonne
Relating to the creation of the state safety oversight program for rail fixed guideway public transportation systems. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 1553 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Bernal, Diego
Relating to certain requirements imposed on a sex offender who enters the premises of a school and to the refusal of entry to or ejection from school district property. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 1668 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the administration and enforcement of produce safety standards by the Department of Agriculture; authorizing an administrative penalty. Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1715 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the use of corrugated stainless steel tubing in residential and commercial structures. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1759 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to fire protection sprinkler systems in residential high-rise buildings in certain municipalities. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1778 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the provision of information regarding firearm safety and suicide prevention. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1829 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to common nuisances. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1858 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to an alert system for public health or safety threat notifications. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1874 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to vehicles used in the maintenance of electrical power lines; creating a criminal offense. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1960 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to firearm safety awareness; decreasing the application and license fee for a license to carry a handgun. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2034 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to creation of a task force to study the health effects of concrete and rock crushing. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 2078 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the duties of school districts, open-enrollment charter schools, the Texas Education Agency, and the Texas School Safety Center regarding multihazard emergency operations plans and other school safety measures. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Senate appoints conferees-reported
SB 2098 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to requirements for underground facility damage prevention and safety. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 2099 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the authority of the Railroad Commission of Texas to enforce requirements for the prevention of damage to interstate and intrastate underground facilities. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development No action taken in committee
HB 70 85-1 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to a property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 170 85-1 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to single-occupancy bathroom and changing facilities in public buildings; authorizing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 204 85-1 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to cardiac assessments of high school participants in extracurricular athletic activities sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 276 85-1 (2017) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to an assessment of the safety and regulation of municipal solid waste facilities. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
SB 14 85-1 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob | et. al. Relating to a property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation. Senate: Business & Commerce Received from the Senate
SB 65 85-1 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility in buildings operated by certain governmental entities and public schools; authorizing a civil penalty. Filed
HB 68 84-0 (2015) Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 103 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to the authority of certain volunteer firefighter and emergency services organizations to hold tax-free sales or auctions. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 105 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the authority of certain volunteer firefighter and emergency services organizations to hold tax-free sales or auctions. Filed
HB 224 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the name and governance of the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 239 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to storage of flammable liquids at retail service stations in unincorporated areas and certain municipalities. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 383 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to unprotected road users; providing penalties; creating an offense. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 417 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to information regarding the storage of certain hazardous chemicals; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 471 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to safety equipment requirements for certain cyclists; changing the elements of an offense. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 684 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the authority of a county to adopt a fire code. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
HB 716 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the certification of certain peace officers to enforce commercial motor vehicle safety standards. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 823 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to criminal liability for certain federal motor carrier safety regulation violations; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 924 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the authority of a county to adopt a fire code. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 942 84-0 (2015) Author: Kacal, Kyle | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the storage of certain hazardous chemicals; transferring enforcement of certain reporting requirements, including the imposition of criminal, civil, and administrative penalties, from the Department of State Health Services to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty; reenacting a criminal offense. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
See remarks for effective date
HB 946 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to painting and marking requirements for certain meteorological evaluation towers; creating an offense. House: Agriculture & Livestock Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1106 84-0 (2015) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al. Relating to the name of the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1173 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to school marshals for public junior colleges, notifying a parent or guardian whether an employee of a public junior college is appointed school marshal, and the confidentiality of information submitted to or collected by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement in connection with a certification for appointment as school marshal. House: Higher Education Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1233 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to persons authorized by law to conduct certain fire safety inspections and training. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1238 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to requirements for construction and maintenance work zones; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 1297 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to the transportation of unsecured objects by a vehicle; creating an offense. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1377 84-0 (2015) Author: Longoria, Oscar Relating to a restriction on certain accommodations in accessible hotel guest rooms; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1436 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to appeals regarding dangerous dogs. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1442 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to a property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation that the owner believes poses a fire risk. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1572 84-0 (2015) Author: Peña, Gilbert Relating to safety and security policies and procedures in the Capitol Complex. House: House Administration Referred to House Administration
HB 1643 84-0 (2015) Author: Riddle, Debbie
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to abatement of public nuisances on certain undeveloped land; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1744 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to the establishment of a survey and report on campus safety at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1769 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to requirements for assisted living facility license applicants. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1858 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification requirements for certain food service workers. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1860 84-0 (2015) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to the creation of a grant program to provide money for security at certain major events; authorizing fees. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 2162 84-0 (2015) Author: Simmons, Ron
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to municipal regulation of the use of alarm systems; authorizing a municipal fee. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2178 84-0 (2015) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al. Relating to waiving a Parks and Wildlife Department fee for certain veterans and other military personnel taking the hunter education course. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 2289 84-0 (2015) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to the security of the electric grid. House: State Affairs Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2426 84-0 (2015) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the effect on local regulation of state law for fire extinguisher service and installation; authorizing a fee. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2430 84-0 (2015) Author: Kuempel, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to food and beverage consumption in certain public swimming pools. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 2490 84-0 (2015) Author: Burns, DeWayne Relating to the regulation of certain amusement rides by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; requiring an occupational license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2513 84-0 (2015) Author: Kacal, Kyle Relating to the provision of automatic location identification and automatic tier two facility identification as part of the 9-1-1 system. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2695 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to the reporting of physical assaults against certain direct care personnel. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2696 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to a study on reducing workplace violence against nurses. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 2697 84-0 (2015) Author: Galindo, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to services provided by continuing care facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 2758 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the duties of excavators to notify operators of the location of planned excavations and the duties of operators to mark the location of underground facilities. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2787 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to authorization for certain health care facilities to secure residents with wheelchair safety belts. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 2802 84-0 (2015) Author: Peña, Gilbert | et. al. Relating to the use of public bathrooms, locker rooms, and shower facilities; creating a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3044 84-0 (2015) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to the effect of rules and standards adopted by the Railroad Commission of Texas relating to the pipeline industry on ordinances, orders or rules adopted by political subdivisions. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 3057 84-0 (2015) Author: Murr, Andrew Relating to the creation of a pilot program for the purpose of controlling certain predatory animals. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
HB 3089 84-0 (2015) Author: Galindo, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José | et. al.
Relating to fire protection sprinkler systems in certain residential high-rise buildings in certain counties; creating a criminal offense. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3091 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the standards for boiler inspection agencies. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 3160 84-0 (2015) Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce | et. al.
Relating to an exception to the period of filing an application for the grant of letters testamentary or of administration of a decedent's estate. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3266 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to construction standards for certain recreational vehicle parks and campgrounds. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3552 84-0 (2015) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to enhancing the security of the electric grid, making an appropriation. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency & Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3648 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to motor vehicle registration and safety inspections; repealing certain fees and increasing certain fees. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3771 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César Relating to a study on the effectiveness of Operation Strong Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3862 84-0 (2015) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the use of money in the motorcycle education fund account for certain motorcycle safety programs. House: Transportation Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 4090 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; imposing an administrative penalty; creating a criminal offense. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
SB 31 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the authority of certain volunteer firefighter and emergency services organizations to hold tax-free sales or auctions. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 320 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the enforcement of certain motor vehicle weight and safety standards. Senate: Transportation Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 327 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the authority of a county to adopt a fire code. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 382 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to public school educator continuing education credit for instruction on the use of an automated external defibrillator. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 386 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Sponsor: Villalba, Jason
Relating to school marshals for public junior colleges, notifying a parent or guardian whether an employee of a public junior college is appointed school marshal, and the confidentiality of information submitted to or collected by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement in connection with a certification for appointment as school marshal. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 505 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Workman, Paul
Relating to painting and marking requirements for certain meteorological evaluation towers; creating an offense. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 528 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to the storage of certain hazardous chemicals; transferring enforcement of certain reporting requirements, including the imposition of criminal, civil, and administrative penalties, from the Department of State Health Services to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 636 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the creation of a task force to evaluate recreational use of rivers. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 754 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Zedler, Bill
Relating to the use of money in the motorcycle education fund account for certain motorcycle safety programs. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 917 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: King, Ken
Relating to the applicability of the Texas Mass Gatherings Act to certain horse and greyhound races. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1019 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to abatement of public nuisances on undeveloped land in the unincorporated area of a county. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1106 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the creation of a safety reimbursement program for employers participating in the workers' compensation system. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1194 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; imposing an administrative penalty; creating a criminal offense. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1324 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to food and beverage consumption in certain public swimming pools. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Business & Industry
SB 1373 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the authority of a county to adopt a fire code. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1442 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the standards for boiler inspection agencies. Senate: Business & Commerce Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1635 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the establishment and administration of a program by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs for the demolition and replacement of unsafe housing. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1636 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to financial assistance provided by the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation for the demolition and replacement of unsafe housing and the purchase of manufactured homes by individuals and families of very low income. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1709 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to criminal liability for certain federal motor carrier safety regulation violations; increasing a criminal penalty. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 1759 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the transportation of unsecured objects by a vehicle; creating an offense. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1823 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain municipalities. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1855 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to appeals of certain determinations by an animal control authority or certain courts. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1919 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the establishment of a variable speed limit pilot program by the Texas Transportation Commission. Senate: Transportation Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1972 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the creation of a grant program to provide money for security at certain major events; authorizing fees. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 2058 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to food allergen awareness in food service establishments; authorizing a fee; requiring a food allergen awareness certification for certain food service employees. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 2063 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to the establishment and administration of the Texas Safe Home Demonstration Program. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 218 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to prohibiting the manufacture and sale of certain children's products containing bisphenol-A or certain other substances. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 295 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the creation of a commission to study drowsy driving. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 297 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to appeals regarding dangerous dogs. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 307 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to safety equipment requirements for certain cyclists; creating an offense. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 493 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to safety training for employees of certain contractors with a governmental entity. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
HB 677 83-0 (2013) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the regulation and enforcement of dam safety by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 761 83-0 (2013) Author: Márquez, Marisa Relating to building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of a county. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 801 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al. Relating to the discharge of a firearm across the property line of a school. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Referred to Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
HB 832 83-0 (2013) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the abatement of mosquitoes in stagnant water located on certain uninhabited residential property. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1009 83-0 (2013) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al.
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Relating to the creation of a new category of law enforcement officer who shall be designated a school marshal, the training and appointment of certain employees of a school district or open-enrollment charter school as school marshals, and the rights, restrictions, limitations, and responsibilities of school marshals; authorizing the imposition of a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1015 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the regulation of big cats and nonhuman primates; providing penalties. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 1041 83-0 (2013) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to the prepaid wireless 9-1-1 emergency services fee; clarifying the applicability of the fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1044 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the operation of all-terrain vehicles and recreational off-highway vehicles; creating an offense. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1102 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the accommodation of pedestrians, bicyclists, persons with disabilities, children, senior citizens, users of public transportation, movers of commercial goods, and motorists on streets and highways. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1142 83-0 (2013) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to a public school elective course on firearm safety, training, and history. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1235 83-0 (2013) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to the operation of certain swimming pools by certain populous municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1291 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for gun safety devices for a limited period. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1294 83-0 (2013) Author: Price, Walter "Four"
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Relating to the offense of failing to secure a child in a child passenger safety seat system. House: Transportation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1449 83-0 (2013) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to licensing and regulation of dog and cat dealers; providing penalties and imposing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1537 83-0 (2013) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of a county. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1747 83-0 (2013) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al. Relating to a packaging notice for new firearms and firearm ammunition; imposing a criminal penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1768 83-0 (2013) Author: Canales, Terry
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to identification requirements for certain fire hydrants and flush valves. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1770 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to the foundation school fund for grants to school districts to use in improving the security of school facilities. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1792 83-0 (2013) Author: Paddie, Chris Relating to safety standards and practices applicable to the transportation by pipeline of certain substances. House: Energy Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1797 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the authority to regulate certain water and sewage utilities to ensure public safety in and around certain municipalities. House: Natural Resources Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1863 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to the amounts of the administrative, civil, and criminal penalties for violating certain statutes under the jurisdiction of, rules or orders adopted by, or licenses, permits, or certificates issued by the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1950 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the repeal of certain offenses relating to certain occupations regulated by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1988 83-0 (2013) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the use of corrugated stainless steel tubing in residential and commercial structures. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 2113 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the regulation of cottage food products and cottage food production operations. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2166 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the continuation, functions, and name of the Railroad Commission of Texas; providing for the imposition of fees. House: Energy Resources Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2188 83-0 (2013) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the requirements for elevators, escalators, and related equipment; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2206 83-0 (2013) Author: Price, Walter "Four" | et. al. Relating to the authority of a county to adopt a fire code. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2438 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the authority of a county to assess costs and fees relating to the abatement of a nuisance on real property against certain persons. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2447 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the sale and advertisement of portable fire extinguishers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2502 83-0 (2013) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the authority of a municipality to require owners of real property to keep the property free of certain conditions. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2517 83-0 (2013) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the authority of counties to require a person to notify a local fire department before starting an outdoor fire; creating a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2623 83-0 (2013) Author: Oliveira, René | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the authority of certain counties and the General Land Office to temporarily close a beach or beach access point. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 2757 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to authorizing a municipality to file a lien on homestead property for the costs incurred by the municipality related to a dangerous structure on the property. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2790 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the offense of failing to secure a child in a child passenger safety seat system. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2883 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the establishment of a regional center for public safety excellence in the Rio Grande Valley. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 2982 83-0 (2013) Author: Keffer, Jim
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the power of the Railroad Commission of Texas to adopt and enforce safety standards applicable to the transportation by pipeline of hazardous liquids, carbon dioxide, and natural gas in rural locations. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3206 83-0 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; authorizing fees; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3221 83-0 (2013) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to training regarding fire safety inspections required by law. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3294 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to increasing civil penalties for excavator violations. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3320 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to certain taking claims against certain governmental entities. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 3598 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the amounts of the administrative penalties for violating certain statutes under the jurisdiction of, rules or orders adopted by, or licenses, permits, or certificates issued by the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3641 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the authority of a municipality or county to require certain persons to wear a helmet while operating a bicycle. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3655 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John Relating to the establishment of a school safety certification program and the School Safety Task Force. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3660 83-0 (2013) Author: Simmons, Ron
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to requiring the Texas Commission on Fire Protection to conduct a study and prepare a report on administrative attachment. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 3754 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to vehicles passing a highway construction worker; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HJR 123 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the foreclosure of a lien on homestead property for costs incurred by a municipality relating to a dangerous structure on the property. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HR 2759 83-0 (2013) Author: Canales, Terry Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1768. Reported enrolled
SB 17 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen
Relating to the training in school safety of certain educators of a school district or an open-enrollment charter school authorized to carry a concealed handgun on school premises. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 36 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the detention and transportation of a person with a mental illness. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Left pending in committee
SB 167 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to safety training for employees of certain contractors with a governmental entity. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 170 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of a county. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 186 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Relating to the abatement of mosquitoes in stagnant water located on certain uninhabited residential property. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 212 83-0 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al. Relating to the continuation, functions, and name of the Railroad Commission of Texas; providing for the imposition of fees and the elimination of a fee. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Left pending in committee
SB 271 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of failing to secure a child in a child passenger safety seat system. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 456 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of a county. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 537 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al. Relating to minimum standards for abortion facilities. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 540 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Relating to the regulation, registration, and certification of inspectors for elevators, escalators, and related equipment. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 565 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the accommodation of pedestrians, bicyclists, persons with disabilities, children, senior citizens, users of public transportation, movers of commercial goods, and motorists on streets and highways. Senate: Transportation Co-author authorized
SB 582 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to municipal swimming pool requirements for certain dwellings. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 673 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Relating to the requirements for elevators, escalators, and related equipment; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 764 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: King, Tracy
Relating to a limitation on liability for prescribed burning conducted on agricultural or conservation land. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 819 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: King, Susan
Relating to the disposal of demolition waste from abandoned or nuisance buildings by certain local governments. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 837 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Bohac, Dwayne
Relating to the authority of a municipality to require owners of real property to keep the property free of certain conditions. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 900 83-0 (2013) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Wu, Gene
Relating to the amounts of the administrative, civil, and criminal penalties for violating certain statutes under the jurisdiction of, rules or orders adopted by, or licenses, permits, or certificates issued by the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 901 83-0 (2013) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Paddie, Chris
Relating to safety standards and practices applicable to the transportation by pipeline of certain substances. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 972 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the repeal of certain offenses relating to certain occupations regulated by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 1086 83-0 (2013) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Isaac, Jason
Relating to the regulation of certain water and sewage utilities to ensure public safety in and around certain municipalities. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1123 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to requiring child safety alarms in certain vehicles used by child-care facilities to transport children. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1161 83-0 (2013) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the creation of a new category of law enforcement officer who shall be designated a school marshal, the training and appointment of certain employees of a school district or open-enrollment charter school as school marshals, and the rights, restrictions, limitations, and responsibilities of school marshals; authorizing the imposition of a fee. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1271 83-0 (2013) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the regulation and enforcement of dam safety by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Senate: Natural Resources Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1287 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al. Relating to the operation of all-terrain vehicles and recreational off-highway vehicles; creating an offense. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1324 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the authority to organize volunteer safety groups at churches, synagogues, and other places of religious worship. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1374 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to identification requirements for certain fire hydrants and flush valves. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1380 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to the placement of video cameras in self-contained classrooms providing special education services. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1394 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Relating to the statewide critical infrastructure protection strategy. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1462 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the power of the Railroad Commission of Texas to adopt and enforce safety standards and practices applicable to the transportation by pipeline of certain substances and to certain pipeline facilities. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1506 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to training regarding fire safety inspections required by law. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
No action taken in committee
SB 1556 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Davis, John
Relating to the establishment of a school safety certification program and the School Safety Task Force. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1574 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the authority of certain counties and the General Land Office to temporarily close a beach or beach access point. Senate: Natural Resources Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1627 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the regulation of big cats and nonhuman primates; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1660 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the establishment of the School Safety Advisory Council and School Safety Certification Program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1801 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the adoption of fire hydrant requirements for a wildland-urban interface in certain municipalities. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1857 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to the certification of certain qualified handgun instructors to conduct school safety training. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1914 83-0 (2013) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al.
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to certain specialty license plates. House: Transportation
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/13
SR 1059 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1768. Reported enrolled
HB 64 83-1 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; authorizing fees; creating an offense. Filed
SB 24 83-1 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al. Relating to minimum standards for abortion facilities. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
HB 21 83-2 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; authorizing fees; creating an offense. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 18 83-3 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; authorizing fees; creating an offense. Filed
HB 129 82-0 (2011) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to prohibiting the manufacture and sale of certain children's products containing bisphenol-A or certain other substances. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 240 82-0 (2011) Author: Parker, Tan
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to requiring the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to adopt rules preventing access to on-site sewage disposal systems. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 251 82-0 (2011) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the regulation of dangerous wild animals; imposing a penalty. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 263 82-0 (2011) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to an excavator's duties during an emergency excavation; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 378 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to stationary tow trucks on a highway; providing a penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 442 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the establishment of an emergency radio infrastructure account. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 564 82-0 (2011) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to maintenance of portable fire extinguishers in government-owned vehicles in certain local governmental jurisdictions. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 993 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the closure of a road or highway by certain firefighters. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 998 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the civil liability of and insurance requirements for owners of certain dogs; providing penalties. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1125 82-0 (2011) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to a study regarding the odorization of natural gas transported in gathering and transmission lines located in populated areas. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1132 82-0 (2011) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the time permitted for the abatement of a public nuisance. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1168 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Doug | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to smoke alarms and fire extinguishers in residential rental units. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1174 82-0 (2011) Author: Workman, Paul
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the expiration of a county burn ban. House: County Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 1225 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to requirements for private passenger vehicle rental companies regarding child safety seats; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1277 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the requirement that certain excavation equipment have a decal to promote safety issued by the Texas Underground Facility Notification Corporation; providing an administrative penalty. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 1290 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to food safety. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1389 82-0 (2011) Author: Hopson, Chuck | et. al. Relating to the criminal penalties for the owner of a dog that attacks another person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1580 82-0 (2011) Author: Brown, Fred
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the training and certification of state agency employees or contractors performing service work on pressure vessels. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 1583 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to safety equipment requirements for certain cyclists; providing a penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1649 82-0 (2011) Author: Marquez, Marisa | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Jose
Relating to building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of a county. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
HB 1654 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to the creation of a commission to study drowsy driving. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1876 82-0 (2011) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to require fire protection sprinkler systems in certain residences. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2013 82-0 (2011) Author: Hardcastle, Rick Relating to the disposal of demolition waste from abandoned or nuisance buildings in certain areas. House: Environmental Regulation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2073 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the criminal penalty for the discarding of certain burning materials. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2118 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Relating to adding certain synthetic compounds to Penalty Group 2 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2125 82-0 (2011) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to the priority of oil or gas well inspections by the Railroad Commission of Texas. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2184 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon | et. al. Relating to the disposal of low-level radioactive waste under the Texas Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2266 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to fire code certificates of compliance. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2515 82-0 (2011) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to patient safety plans for certain health care facilities. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2535 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to a requirement that middle, junior high, and high school and higher education students wear reflective clothing or gear while participating in nighttime athletic events or activities; providing penalties. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 2643 82-0 (2011) Author: Hamilton, Mike
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to certain health, safety, and professional regulation, including safety standards for elevators, escalators, and related equipment, the licensing and regulation of air conditioning and refrigeration contractors and technicians, and the establishment and operation of certain perpetual care cemeteries; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2679 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al. Relating to appeals regarding dangerous dogs. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2682 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to requiring upholstered furniture sold in this state to be made with filling that is burn resistant to an open flame; imposing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2758 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to mandatory emergency alert systems at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2797 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to elimination of the requirement that school districts and public junior college districts conduct periodic safety and security audits of district facilities. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2979 82-0 (2011) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to county authority to provide certain exemptions to restrictions on outdoor burning. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 3003 82-0 (2011) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the issuance of an identification card to certain individuals to permit entrance into certain county buildings without passing through security services. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
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 3382 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the regulation of residential appliance installation, including pool-related electrical devices, under the Texas Electrical Safety and Licensing Act. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3489 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the disclosure of a hazardous drain in a swimming pool or spa by a seller of residential real property. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 3547 82-0 (2011) Author: Alvarado, Carol
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to enforcement by a local government of fire safety standards at certain child-care facilities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3636 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to safety measures for culverts or other similar flood or drainage systems maintained by governmental entities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3771 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to adopt safety standards for high-speed rail. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3863 82-0 (2011) Author: Garza, John | et. al. Relating to the authority of certain volunteer firefighter and emergency services organizations to hold tax-free sales or auctions. House: Ways & Means Meeting cancelled
HCR 172 82-0 (2011) Author: Hamilton, Mike
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 2643. Signed by the Governor
SB 666 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to identification requirements for certain fire hydrants and flush valves. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 710 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Menendez, Jose
Relating to the disclosure of a hazardous drain in a swimming pool or spa by a seller of residential real property. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 770 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to designating April as Water Safety Awareness Month. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SB 771 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to swimming pool safety alarms for certain single-family homes; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 861 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to the enforcement of building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of a county; providing a fee. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1043 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando
Relating to the criminal penalty for the discarding of certain burning materials. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1099 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to smoke alarms and fire extinguishers in residential rental units. Senate: Business & Commerce Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1217 82-0 (2011) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to an excavator's duty to notify a notification center before excavating; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1258 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Hardcastle, Rick
Relating to the disposal of demolition waste from abandoned or nuisance buildings in certain areas. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 1389 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to safety training for employees of certain contractors with a governmental entity. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1394 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to approve safety standards for high-speed rail; authorizing a fee. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1423 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to adding certain synthetic compounds to Penalty Group 2 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1592 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the expiration of a county burn ban. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1598 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to the inspection of portable fire extinguishers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1630 82-0 (2011) Author: Birdwell, Brian
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen
Relating to the regulation of residential appliance installation, including pool-related electrical devices, under the Texas Electrical Safety and Licensing Act. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 1745 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to enforcement by a local government of fire safety standards at certain child-care facilities. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 1814 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the time permitted for the abatement of a public nuisance. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
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
SB 1927 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Garza, John
Relating to the authority of certain volunteer firefighter and emergency services organizations to hold tax-free sales or auctions. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 207 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain counties. House: Public Safety Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 405 81-0 (2009) Author: Harless, Patricia
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the authority of an animal control officer to carry a bite prevention stick in the performance of official duties. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 459 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to county abatement and regulation of nuisances. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Co-sponsor authorized
HB 463 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to swimming pool safety; providing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 526 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to swimming pool safety; providing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 568 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the slaughter and processing of livestock for use by certain child-care facilities. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 703 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to fall prevention awareness. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 758 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al. Relating to the creation of an offense for certain prohibited uses of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 808 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the availability of automated external defibrillators at certain athletic clubs. House: Public Health Postponed
HB 925 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the handling of or caring for a pit bull breed of dog by certain minors; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1063 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to emergency vehicle access to certain gated communities and multiunit housing projects. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1158 81-0 (2009) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to an enhanced penalty for an operator who commits certain traffic offenses while using a wireless communication device. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1179 81-0 (2009) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on certain uses of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1187 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the membership of the board of managers for certain emergency communication districts. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1267 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on certain uses of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1420 81-0 (2009) Author: Orr, Rob
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to the regulation of the transportation of oil and gas drill cuttings; providing a criminal penalty. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1511 81-0 (2009) Author: Otto, John | et. al. Relating to requirements that fire sprinkler systems be installed in certain dwellings. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1524 81-0 (2009) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to prohibiting the manufacture and sale of certain children's products containing bisphenol-A or certain other substances. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1556 81-0 (2009) Author: Ortiz, Jr., Solomon | et. al. Relating to local public health and public safety alerts. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 1802 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to mobile food units in certain municipalities. House: Public Health
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
See remarks for effective date
HB 1807 81-0 (2009) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to regulation of cranes and registration and regulation of crane operators; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1897 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to transportation services provided to aged or disabled clients of certain programs and facilities. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1901 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to transportation safety training requirements for certain child-care providers. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1908 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Tracy
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the safety of the fresh fruit and vegetables produced in this state. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1982 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the regulation of dangerous and vicious dogs; providing penalties. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2159 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to a study regarding the health and safety issues posed by uncovered ditches that abut surface streets. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2248 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to an emergency management plan for certain health care facilities. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2266 81-0 (2009) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the investigation of indoor air quality in certain school buildings. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2350 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to require trust accounts for certain commercial buildings; providing a criminal penalty. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2384 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to certain mammography systems that fail certification standards. House: Public Health Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2507 81-0 (2009) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the establishment of an interoperable statewide emergency radio infrastructure and the establishment of an emergency radio infrastructure account. House: Public Safety
Senate: Finance
No action taken in committee
HB 2535 81-0 (2009) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the regulation and enforcement of dam safety by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; providing civil and administrative penalties. House: Natural Resources Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2647 81-0 (2009) Author: Kent, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the quasi-judicial enforcement of certain health and safety ordinances. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2775 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to prohibiting the manufacture and sale of certain children's products containing bisphenol-A or certain other substances. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2807 81-0 (2009) Author: Maldonado, Diana Relating to the water pressure standards for fire hydrants in certain municipalities. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2895 81-0 (2009) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to compliance with federal occupational safety and health standards in environmental enforcement. House: Environmental Regulation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2902 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to removal of a public school student and placement in a disciplinary alternative education program for off-campus conduct. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2971 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to licensing of assisted living facilities. House: Human Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3007 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to food handlers. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3012 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to food handlers and other food service employees. House: County Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3065 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to municipal registration of vacant buildings in certain counties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/10
HB 3084 81-0 (2009) Author: Kent, Carol Relating to the penalty for a false report or a failure to report in connection with certain recordkeeping requirements under the jurisdiction of the Department of State Health Services. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3092 81-0 (2009) Author: Harless, Patricia Relating to the regulation of the sale and use of fireworks by certain counties; providing penalties. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 3099 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the reporting of preventable adverse events and the establishment of a patient safety program in hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers; providing an administrative penalty. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3243 81-0 (2009) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the regulation of the sale and use of fireworks by certain counties; providing penalties. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 3282 81-0 (2009) Author: Gattis, Dan | et. al. Relating to cottage food production operations. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3587 81-0 (2009) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to interactive water features and fountains. House: Public Health Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3603 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to a study of fire flow service by water supply corporations in semi-urban areas. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3609 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Doug | et. al. Relating to a requirement to provide sufficient water pressure for fire suppression in certain special utility districts. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3628 81-0 (2009) Author: Jones, Delwin
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the date by which the executive director of the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation must require compliance with certain elevator safety standards. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 3653 81-0 (2009) Author: Marquez, Marisa | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Relating to the use of restraints to control the movement of pregnant women and female children confined in certain correctional facilities in this state. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3661 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to standards for installing fire hydrants in certain residential areas. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
See remarks for effective date
HB 3682 81-0 (2009) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the regulation of uninhabitable, unsafe, or abandoned structures by certain counties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 3735 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing counties to enact ordinances to protect the public health, safety, or welfare; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3788 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to closure of a roadway or lane during times of emergency. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3805 81-0 (2009) Author: Frost, Stephen Relating to the use of sediment control ponds to satisfy certain environmental and safety requirements at surface coal mining operations. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3846 81-0 (2009) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the requirement to wear safety apparel and seat belts while operating certain off-highway vehicles; changing the elements of an offense. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 3866 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to fire safety inspections. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 4087 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the establishment of an ultrasound machine registry; providing a civil penalty. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 4300 81-0 (2009) Author: Herrero, Abel
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to safety rules for certain pipeline facilities and public awareness. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 4332 81-0 (2009) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to the certification of certain municipal police officers to enforce commercial motor vehicle safety standards. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 4499 81-0 (2009) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to school bus safety. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 96 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to swimming pool and spa safety. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 527 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to certain mammography systems that fail certification standards. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 558 81-0 (2009) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the designation of highway safety corridors; providing penalties. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 572 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to transportation safety training requirements for certain child-care providers. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 665 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the establishment of a windstorm preparedness assistance program that provides financial assistance for certain homeowners in certain counties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 968 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki | et. al.
Relating to interactive water features and fountains. House: Public Health
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1028 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to the offense of operating or riding in a passenger vehicle while not secured by a safety belt. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1080 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Relating to compliance with federal occupational safety and health standards in environmental enforcement. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1298 81-0 (2009) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the authority of an animal control officer to carry a bite prevention stick in the performance of official duties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1329 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to food manufacturers, food wholesalers, and warehouse operators required to hold a license. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1711 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Frost, Stephen
Relating to the use of reservoirs for sediment control or to satisfy certain environmental and safety requirements at surface mining operations. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 1715 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to the requirements for a smoke detector in multifamily and other residential units. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/10
SB 1732 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Harless, Patricia
Relating to safety requirements for public swimming pools and other artificial bodies of water. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1883 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to food safety. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1887 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to food handlers. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1901 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the safety of the fresh fruit and vegetables produced in this state. Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 1904 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to promoting safety in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1908 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to safety and financial responsibility in the operating of oil and gas wells; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1967 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Chavez, Norma
Relating to the safe operation of motorcycles and other vehicles in this state; providing penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1989 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to establishment of the Texas Statewide Interoperability Executive Advisory Council. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1995 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the adoption of uniform residential building codes by political subdivisions. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 2055 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to safety rules for gas pipeline facilities and public awareness. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 2099 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to a requirement to provide sufficient water pressure for fire suppression in certain special utility districts. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 2220 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to school bus safety. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2266 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to standards for installing fire hydrants in certain residential areas. Senate: Natural Resources Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 2428 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the use of Supplemental Environmental Projects to protect lands of significant natural resource and hazard mitigation value. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 2505 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to safety of children who participate in rodeos. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SJR 47 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a county to regulate land development if approved by a majority vote in a countywide election. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 32 80-0 (2007) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to the penalty for discarding lighted smoking materials from a motor vehicle. House: State Affairs Postponed
HB 214 80-0 (2007) Author: Vo, Hubert | et. al. Relating to the availability of automated external defibrillators at certain public school campuses and events. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 229 80-0 (2007) Author: Ritter, Allan | et. al. Relating to three-point seat belts on school buses. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 420 80-0 (2007) Author: Veasey, Marc | et. al. Relating to fetal and infant mortality review and health warnings related to fetal and infant mortality; imposing a penalty. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 573 80-0 (2007) Author: Gonzales, Veronica | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to providing street lights in a subdivision in the unincorporated area of certain counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 757 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to safety measures for culverts or other similar flood or drainage systems maintained by governmental entities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1045 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to designating April as Child Safety Month. House: Public Education
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 1272 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to commercial motor vehicle safety; providing a criminal penalty. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1273 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards by certain peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 1355 80-0 (2007) Author: Gattis, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to dog attacks on persons; creating an offense. House: County Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1407 80-0 (2007) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to certain swimming pools as public nuisances in the unincorporated areas of counties. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1582 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the creation of a submersion injury and drowning prevention database. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1586 80-0 (2007) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the creation of the offense of illumination of an aircraft by intense light. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1869 80-0 (2007) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to pool safety; providing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2026 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the availability of automated external defibrillators at certain athletic clubs. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2183 80-0 (2007) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to public school safety and the safety plan of a campus. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2395 80-0 (2007) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to the application of certain diving-board-related safety requirements at a public swimming pool. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2431 80-0 (2007) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to the use of a safety belt by a school bus operator. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2643 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to exempting certain military personnel from the hunter education program. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
HB 2742 80-0 (2007) Author: Frost, Stephen Relating to sanitary, chemical, or bacteriological surveys of bodies of public water conducted by the Department of State Health Services and related fish advisories. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2935 80-0 (2007) Author: King, Phil | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the regulation of cigarettes; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 3138 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the authority to operate a mobile food unit, roadside food vendor, or temporary food service establishment in certain counties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3329 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to dog attacks on persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3672 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to mobile food units in certain populous counties; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3953 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the transportation of substances classified as hazardous or explosive. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HCR 91 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike Requesting that Congress improve public safety by implementing and enforcing stricter federal rail regulations. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 25 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the availability of an automated external defibrillator at high school athletic events. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 118 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to three-point seat belts on school buses. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 143 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Veasey, Marc
Relating to fetal and infant mortality review and health warnings related to fetal and infant mortality; imposing a penalty. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 405 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the regulation of dogs; creating an offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 411 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to dog attacks on persons; creating an offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 545 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards by certain peace officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 547 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to commercial motor vehicle safety; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 552 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to the accreditation of basic food safety education and training programs for food handlers. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 613 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the creation of the offense of illumination of an aircraft by intense light. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 680 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Murphy, Jim
Relating to certain swimming pools as public nuisances in the unincorporated areas of counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 971 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to swimming pool safety. House: Public Health
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Public Health
SB 1080 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the use of a safety belt by a school bus operator; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
SB 1081 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to multifunction school activity buses. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
SB 1124 80-0 (2007) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to sanitary, chemical, or bacteriological surveys of bodies of public water conducted by the Department of State Health Services and related fish advisories. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1141 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to a demonstration project to provide consultation services to certain child-care providers. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1348 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al. Relating to the liability of a governmental unit for action taken by a peace officer engaged in the pursuit of a motor vehicle. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Civil Practices
SB 1532 80-0 (2007) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the regulation of food safety in fresh fruits and vegetables. Senate: Natural Resources Reported from s/c favorably with substitute
SB 1574 80-0 (2007) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Hardcastle, Rick
Relating to the regulation by the Railroad Commission of Texas of the use of the surface of land in connection with certain activities associated with the exploration, development, or production of oil or gas. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 245 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the offense of failing to use safety belts. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 424 79-0 (2005) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the safety of hotel guests; providing penalties. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 521 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to restraining dogs with certain chains or tethers; providing criminal penalties. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 565 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to the requirement of overhead roll bars on certain all-terrain vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 757 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David | et. al. Relating to the authority of a county to enact certain land development regulations after a local option election. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 852 79-0 (2005) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to the liability of in-home service companies and residential delivery companies for negligent hiring. House: Civil Practices Placed on General State Calendar
HB 892 79-0 (2005) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to certain swimming pools as public nuisances in unincorporated areas of certain counties. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 1034 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to notification provided by certain health care providers to students and parents or guardians of students who participate in extracurricular sports activities sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1096 79-0 (2005) Author: Edwards, Al
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the regulation of dogs in certain municipalities; creating an offense. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Record vote
HB 1171 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to protecting students and employees at an institution of higher education from threatened acts of violence. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1314 79-0 (2005) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to operation of certain machinery or equipment near high-voltage lines. House: State Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1505 79-0 (2005) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to developing and administering an animal control officer training program. House: Government Reform Left pending in committee
HB 1646 79-0 (2005) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the definition of all-terrain vehicle in the certificate of title and the motor vehicle registration laws. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1852 79-0 (2005) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the installation of panic buttons in certain nursing homes and related institutions. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1892 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to excluding certain challenge courses from regulation as amusement rides. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1898 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to offenses involving use of safety belts or a child passenger safety seat. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2093 79-0 (2005) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to safety in bicycling and certain other activities using nonmotorized recreational equipment. House: Government Reform Left pending in committee
HB 2399 79-0 (2005) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to liability for damages caused by a leak from or a malfunction or the improper operation or modification of a liquefied petroleum gas system or related equipment. House: Energy Resources Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2459 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the establishment of homeland security training programs for older persons by the Department of Aging and Disability Services. House: Human Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2516 79-0 (2005) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the installation of smoke detectors in certain leased dwellings. House: Business & Industry No action taken in committee
HB 2556 79-0 (2005) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to a prohibition on the importation of Chronic Wasting Disease-susceptible species; providing a criminal penalty. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 2840 79-0 (2005) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to the regulation of dogs; establishing a defense to prosecution; limiting liability. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3073 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to certain disclosure requirements regarding inspections of fire extinguishers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3168 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to the court house security fund House: County Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3206 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to fire regulations for certain small commercial structures. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3234 79-0 (2005) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the provision of and notice concerning safety equipment required in the construction, repair, rehabilitation, or alteration of public school facilities. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3455 79-0 (2005) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to swimming pool safety. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 11 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Delisi, Dianne
Relating to security in public schools. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 328 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the protection of public water supplies. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 375 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to prohibiting the sale or use of unsafe children's products; providing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 474 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Relating to safety regulations for certain extracurricular school activities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 479 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to protecting students and employees at an institution of higher education from threatened acts of violence. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 587 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to operation of certain machinery or equipment near high-voltage lines. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 636 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to excluding a challenge course used for educational purposes from regulation as an amusement ride. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 642 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Flores, Kino
Relating to offenses involving use of a child passenger safety seat. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 643 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to funding for safety or lap belts in public school buses. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 654 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to swimming pool safety. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 717 79-0 (2005) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the definition of all-terrain vehicle in the motor vehicle registration law. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security No action taken in committee
SB 1111 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the regulation of dogs; creating an offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1127 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the presence of open water lifeguards on all public beaches in this state. Senate: Natural Resources Refer to s/c on Ag & Coastal Resc by Pres
SB 1179 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to fire safety standards for cigarettes; providing civil penalties. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1511 79-0 (2005) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to liability for damages caused by a leak from or a malfunction or the improper operation or modification of a liquefied petroleum gas system or related equipment. House: Energy Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Energy Resources
SB 1679 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the requirements for packing oysters; providing a penalty. Senate: Natural Resources Refer to s/c on Ag & Coastal Resc by Pres
HB 75 79-2 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to safety measures for culverts or other similar flood or drainage systems maintained by governmental entities. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 108 79-3 (2006) Author: Gattis, Dan | et. al. Relating to dog attacks on persons; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 129 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the regulation of the sale and use of products containing mercury; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 140 78-0 (2003) Author: West, George | et. al. Relating to authorizing counties to enact ordinances to protect the public health, safety, or welfare; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 151 78-0 (2003) Author: Farabee, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to offenses involving dogs or coyotes that are a danger to livestock and other animals. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 300 78-0 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to use of safety belts and child passenger safety seat systems. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 522 78-0 (2003) Author: Lewis, Glenn
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the allowable operating expenses of certain 9-1-1 emergency communication districts. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 646 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert | et. al. Relating to the inspection of commercial motor vehicles in certain counties containing a port of entry. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 656 78-0 (2003) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to inspection, installation, repair, and maintenance of elevators, escalators, chairlifts, people movers, moving sidewalks, platform lifts, and related equipment; providing an administrative penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 705 78-0 (2003) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to liability of in-home service companies and residential delivery companies for negligent hiring. House: Civil Practices
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
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 947 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the regulation of boilers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Laid on the table subject to call
HB 963 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the regulation of the sale and use of products containing mercury; providing penalties. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 965 78-0 (2003) Author: Mercer, Ken Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Health in consultation with the Texas Education Agency to study the cost and feasibility of installing automated external defibrillators in public high school buildings. House: Public Health Considered in Calendars
HB 1007 78-0 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the offense of failing to use safety belts. House: Transportation Considered in Calendars
HB 1012 78-0 (2003) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to a report by the board of trustees of a school district concerning certain transportation projects near schools in the district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1103 78-0 (2003) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the application of the open meetings law and the public information law to meetings and information of certain governmental bodies relating to the security of a port in this state. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1119 78-0 (2003) Author: Goodman, Toby
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to the disposition of cruelly treated animals. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1311 78-0 (2003) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to employer responsibilities under the Texas Commercial Driver's License Act; providing a penalty. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1352 78-0 (2003) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to safety equipment provisions in contracts for construction, repair, rehabilitation, or alteration of public school facilities. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1504 78-0 (2003) Author: Rose, Patrick
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to notification provided by certain health care professionals to students and parents or guardians of students who participate in extracurricular sports activities sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 1614 78-0 (2003) Author: Truitt, Vicki | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the reporting of medical errors and the establishment of a patient safety program in hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, and mental hospitals; providing an administrative penalty. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1615 78-0 (2003) Author: Farabee, David
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to requirements for door restrictors or firefighter's service applicable to certain elevators, escalators, or related equipment. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1636 78-0 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to carbon monoxide detectors and water detectors in certain child-care facilities and family homes. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 1708 78-0 (2003) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the regulation of bottled and vended drinking water operators. House: Public Health
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1997 78-0 (2003) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the regulation of electric personal assistive mobility devices. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2117 78-0 (2003) Author: Brown, Fred
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to protecting students and employees at an institution of higher education from threatened acts of violence. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2349 78-0 (2003) Author: Dawson, Glenda Relating to regulation of frozen dessert products and manufacturing. House: Public Health
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2368 78-0 (2003) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2488 78-0 (2003) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to safety in bicycling and certain other activities using nonmotorized recreational equipment. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Referred to State Cultural & Recreational Res
HB 3261 78-0 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Relating to railroad safety inspection fees. House: Government Reform Left pending in committee
HB 3356 78-0 (2003) Author: Telford, Barry | et. al. Relating to safety regulations for extracurricular school athletic activities and civil consequences arising from noncompliance with those regulations; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3542 78-0 (2003) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the regulation of milk and milk products. House: Public Health
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 381 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Relating to food manufacturer and food wholesaler licensing requirements under the Texas Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. House: Public Health
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 416 78-0 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Flores, Kino
Relating to the regulation of boilers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 661 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the definition of a highway emergency for purposes of expedited contracting. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security Left pending in committee
SB 753 78-0 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the allowable operating expenses of certain 9-1-1 emergency communication districts. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 859 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the reporting of medical errors by certain hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, and mental hospitals. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1090 78-0 (2003) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to inspection, installation, repair, and maintenance of elevators, escalators, chairlifts, people movers, moving sidewalks, platform lifts, and related equipment; providing an administrative penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1184 78-0 (2003) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim
Relating to the enforcement of motor vehicle safety standards. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1277 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the regulation of electric personal assistive mobility devices. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1298 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to workplace safety in hospitals. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1444 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Stick, Jack
Relating to safety regulations for certain extracurricular school activities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1451 78-0 (2003) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of milk and milk products. House: Public Health
Senate: Natural Resources
Laid on the table subject to call
SB 1453 78-0 (2003) Author: Carona, John Relating to the regulation of bottled and vended drinking water operators. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1454 78-0 (2003) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Dawson, Glenda
Relating to regulation of frozen dessert products and manufacturing. House: Public Health
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1528 78-0 (2003) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the disposition of cruelly treated animals. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1657 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the promulgation of rules regarding the construction and maintenance of walkway standards. Senate: Natural Resources No action taken in committee
SB 1803 78-0 (2003) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki | et. al.
Relating to certain licensing requirements and violations under the Texas Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1875 78-0 (2003) Author: Ratliff, Bill Relating to the application of the open meetings law and the public information law to deliberations and information regarding the safety, security, or integrity of public wholesale water and sewerage supplies and public water and sewerage systems. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 26 78-2 (2003) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to appropriating the fees relating to the office of patient protection collected by certain licensing agencies for the Health Professions Council under House Bill No. 2985, Acts of the 78th Legislature, Regular Session, 2003. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 70 77-0 (2001) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to enforcement of certain safety requirements regarding elevators, escalators, and related equipment. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 143 77-0 (2001) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al. Relating to posting reports of inspections of certain food service establishments. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 251 77-0 (2001) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to certification of food managers. House: Public Health
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 264 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a requirement that school buses be equipped with mobile telephones. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 294 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to exempting gun safes from the sales tax. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 395 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the safety of school district playgrounds. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 429 77-0 (2001) Author: West, George Relating to the use of titles by certain individuals engaged in practice as safety professionals; providing a civil penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 473 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob | et. al. Relating to the penalty for certain offenses relating to anhydrous ammonia. House: Agriculture & Livestock Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 832 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to creating an advisory committee to assist the Department of Public Safety in the certification of motor vehicle inspection stations and inspectors. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1126 77-0 (2001) Author: Rangel, Irma
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the discarding of burning materials; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1251 77-0 (2001) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to fire-resistant upholstered furniture; providing a civil penalty. House: Public Health Considered in Calendars
HB 1362 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the regulation of dangerous wild animals; providing for the imposition of civil penalties and the prosecution and punishment of certain related offenses. House: County Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1396 77-0 (2001) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al. Relating to the authority of an emergency communication district to provide emergency siren warning service. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1457 77-0 (2001) Author: Moreno, Joe Relating to the required reimbursement of a commercial motor vehicle operator for certain expenditures made in connection with an out-of-service order. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1574 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to the abolishment of the Commission on State Emergency Communications and the transfer of its duties to the Public Utility Commission of Texas. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1673 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the salvage of certain distressed merchandise. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1677 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the dedication of a portion of certain federal funds for certain local improvements and to the establishment of a Safe Routes to School Program. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1687 77-0 (2001) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Animal Health Commission. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1782 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the right of certain persons to enter a public facility with an assistance animal. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1833 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to local enforcement of certain health and safety statutes and ordinances. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2043 77-0 (2001) Author: Williams, Thomas | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to safety standards for buses used to transport students. House: Transportation
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 2203 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the construction of facilities and trails for bicycles, electric bicycles, and pedestrians and to the safe operation of bicycles and electric bicycles. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2451 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the regulation of elevators, escalators, and related equipment and related licensing requirements. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2461 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Dan Relating to outdoor burning under the Texas Clean Air Act. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2481 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to certain restrictions on the delivery or installation of a new or used manufactured home in a flood-prone area. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2535 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the use of single-use surgical devices; providing a penatly. House: Public Health Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2659 77-0 (2001) Author: Marchant, Kenny Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to offer certain alarm services. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2664 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the liability of public school employees and volunteers and certain independent contractors of public schools. House: Civil Practices Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2688 77-0 (2001) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio | et. al. Relating to school bus passenger safety. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2783 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to the enforcement of certain health and safety ordinances by municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2797 77-0 (2001) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to open-flame standards for mattresses and upholstered furniture; providing a civil penalty. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2802 77-0 (2001) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the penalties applicable for the violation of laws concerning the processing and sale of meat and poultry products. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3047 77-0 (2001) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to inspection of elevators, escalators, moving sidewalks, and related equipment; providing an administrative penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 3085 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the regulation of the sale and use of products containing mercury; providing a penalty. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3107 77-0 (2001) Author: Alexander, Clyde Relating to requiring occupants of certain boats to wear a lifesaving device. House: State Recreational Resources Referred to State Recreational Resources
HB 3125 77-0 (2001) Author: Bosse, Fred | et. al. Relating to certain injuries or death, including injuries resulting from malicious conduct endangering public safety; providing penalties. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 3555 77-0 (2001) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to transfer of the regulation of riding stables to the Texas Animal Health Commission from the Texas Department of Health. House: Agriculture & Livestock Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3598 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime | et. al. Relating to certain distressed or reconditioned food, drugs, devices, and cosmetics and certain licensed persons. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3601 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the enforcement powers of the Texas Department of Health over food, drugs, devices, and cosmetics. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3602 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the hazardous substances law; providing penalties. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3610 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to education and training programs for food service workers. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HCR 33 77-0 (2001) Author: Keffer, Jim Urging the Texas Department of Transportation to give top priority to the authorization and installation of traffic-control devices near schools. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 235 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the regulation of dangerous wild animals; imposing civil and criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 238 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the safe operation of bicycles on roadways. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 296 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to posting notice about a violation of certain municipal ordinances or requirements. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 327 77-0 (2001) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the servicing of a portable fire extinguisher. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 430 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to certain safety programs in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 531 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Health in consultation with the General Services Commission to study the cost and feasibility of installing automated external defibrillators in state buildings. House: Public Health
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 586 77-0 (2001) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Alexander, Clyde
Relating to the creation of the Center for Transportation Safety as part of the Texas Transportation Institute. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 685 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Wohlgemuth, Arlene
Relating to transfer of the regulation of riding stables to the Texas Animal Health Commission from the Texas Department of Health. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 766 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the processing and sale of meat and poultry products; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 878 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to fire-resistant mattresses and upholstered furniture; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1034 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the right of certain persons to enter a public facility with an assistance animal. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1045 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime
Relating to the hazardous substances law; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1046 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime
Relating to the enforcement powers of the Texas Department of Health over food, drugs, devices, and cosmetics. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1080 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Relating to certain distressed or reconditioned food, drugs, devices, and cosmetics and certain licensed persons. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1087 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the membership of the Public Safety Commission. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 1198 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to inspection, installation, repair, and maintenance of elevators, escalators, chairlifts, people movers, moving sidewalks, and related equipment; providing an administrative penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1289 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John Relating to designating a model injury prevention center. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Public Health
SB 1373 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime
Relating to education and training programs for food service workers. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1375 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the enforcement of certain health and safety ordinances by municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1544 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to local enforcement of certain health and safety statutes and ordinances. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1609 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to outdoor burning under the Texas Clean Air Act. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Environmental Regulation
SB 1622 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Haggerty, Pat
Relating to the regulation of amusement rides; providing a criminal penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1841 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the requirement that certain off-campus housing for students of institutions of higher education be equipped with a fire protection sprinkler system; providing a penalty. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 247 76-0 (1999) Author: Puente, Robert
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the use of neighborhood associations in the enforcement of certain municipal health and safety ordinances. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 285 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a requirement that school buses be equipped with mobile telephones. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 291 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to instruction concerning child safety issues for public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 317 76-0 (1999) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to amusement park safety. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 489 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Glenn | et. al. Relating to the creation of an offense intended to increase firearm safety. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 507 76-0 (1999) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to the assessment of court costs for certain offenses to finance child health and safety programs in municipalities. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 588 76-0 (1999) Author: West, George | et. al. Relating to authorizing counties to enact ordinances to protect the public health, safety, or welfare; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 673 76-0 (1999) Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to requiring the use of protective helmets for bicycle safety. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
S. refuses to adopt conf comm rept.-reported
HB 730 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to exempting gun safes from the sales tax. House: Ways & Means Subcommittee members named
HB 749 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the sale of certain items at a flea market; providing a penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1040 76-0 (1999) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to the discarding of burning materials; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
HB 1059 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the regulation of amusement rides; providing penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 1/1/00
HB 1147 76-0 (1999) Author: Seaman, Gene
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to lighting and red flag requirements for certain vehicles with extended loads. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1168 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to security services in certain court buildings. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 1170 76-0 (1999) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to certain requirements relating to abandoned or inactive pits. House: Land & Resource Management Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1177 76-0 (1999) Author: Junell, Robert
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to permissible uses of courthouse security fund and municipal court building security fund. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1365 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to security bars on residential dwellings. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1646 76-0 (1999) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette | et. al. Relating to the standards for occupational exposure of public employees to bloodborne pathogens. House: Public Health Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1891 76-0 (1999) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of certain health and safety statutes and ordinances by municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 2160 76-0 (1999) Author: Bosse, Fred | et. al. Relating to the certification of municipal police officers to enforce commercial motor vehicle safety standards. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2169 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to construction and operation of outdoor shooting ranges; providing penalties. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2179 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to regulation of a product that is a combination of a drug and a device. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2259 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the regulation of dangerous wild animals; imposing civil and criminal penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2296 76-0 (1999) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the regulation of boilers. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2402 76-0 (1999) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio Relating to the ability of a public fire suppression entity to recover the cost of controlling or extinguishing a fire that is intentionally set. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2514 76-0 (1999) Author: Ritter, Allan
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to certain workers' compensation programs conducted to increase worker safety. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2562 76-0 (1999) Author: Hodge, Terri Relating to regional injury prevention centers. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2620 76-0 (1999) Author: Ramsay, Tom
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to authorizing counties to prohibit or restrict outdoor burning; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 2621 76-0 (1999) Author: Palmer, Sue Relating to the installation of asbestos in public buildings; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 2637 76-0 (1999) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to the Texas Department of Health's regulation of certain food establishments. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2638 76-0 (1999) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to the hazardous substances law; providing penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2668 76-0 (1999) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to accreditation of environmental testing laboratories. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2731 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to bounties paid for predatory animals. House: State Recreational Resources Considered in Calendars
HB 2939 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to the requirements for the owner of, and to the disposition of, a dangerous dog. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 3194 76-0 (1999) Author: Moreno, Joe Relating to the law relating to architectural barriers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 3379 76-0 (1999) Author: George, Kenn Relating to a bill of rights for public school teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3547 76-0 (1999) Author: Yarbrough, Ken
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to elevators, escalators, and related equipment. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Economic Development
Testimony taken in committee
HB 3747 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the transport of hazardous materials through cities. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3781 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to authorizing counties to enact ordinances to protect the public health, safety, or welfare; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 66 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to exempting gun safes from the sales tax. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 139 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Lewis, Glenn
Relating to residential fire suppression devices and to an insurance premium discount for the installation of such a device. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 295 76-0 (1999) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Davis, John
Relating to the servicing of a portable fire extinguisher. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Withdrawn from calendar
SB 312 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the regulation of amusement rides; providing a penalty. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 316 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the creation of an offense intended to increase firearm safety. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 339 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the regulation of mass gatherings; imposing a penalty. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 633 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the application of a fire code and fire code inspections to certain buildings in unincorporated areas of a county. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Record vote
SB 797 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to security services in certain court buildings. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 839 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Burnam, Lon
Relating to security bars on residential dwellings. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 905 76-0 (1999) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to the standards for occupational exposure of public employees to bloodborne pathogens. Senate: Health Services Committee report printed and distributed
SB 959 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Moreno, Joe
Relating to the law relating to architectural barriers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1156 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to regional injury prevention centers. Senate: Health Services Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1186 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the regulation of dangerous wild animals; imposing civil and criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1236 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to regulation of a product that is a combination of a drug and a device. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Effective immediately
SB 1238 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime
Relating to accreditation of environmental testing laboratories. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Health Services
Effective immediately
SB 1239 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Gray, Patricia
Relating to the Texas Department of Health's regulation of certain food establishments. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1429 76-0 (1999) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to the amount paid for bounties for predatory animals. House: State Recreational Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
SB 1533 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to the hazardous substances law; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
SB 1633 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the sale or exchange of items at a flea market; providing a penalty. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1766 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the commissioning of peace officers at the Texas School for the Deaf. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 17 75-0 (1997) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to posting signs along roadsides to promote traffic safety. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 186 75-0 (1997) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to the requirement that the person in charge of a railroad locomotive sound a whistle, air whistle, or air siren and ring a bell at the intersection of the railway and certain roads and streets. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 326 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Delwin | et. al. Relating to the operation of a vehicle with a child in an open bed of the vehicle or in the open bed of a trailer being towed by the vehicle. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 350 75-0 (1997) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al. Relating to the issuance of a motorcycle driver's license and the wearing of protective headgear by certain motorcycle operators and passengers. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 352 75-0 (1997) Author: Horn, Jim Relating to the possession, use, manufacture, purchase, installation, transportation, or sale of chlorofluorocarbons. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 380 75-0 (1997) Author: Swinford, David Relating to authorizing municipalities and counties to prohibit certain persons from possessing aerosol paint; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 418 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to infection rates at hospitals. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 459 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to penalties for violation of certain nuisance and sanitation laws. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 492 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to activities covered by the Texas Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 559 75-0 (1997) Author: Culberson, John Relating to dogs causing serious bodily injury to a person. House: County Affairs Scheduled for public hearing on . . . .
HB 644 75-0 (1997) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to protection of public drinking water systems. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 728 75-0 (1997) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the provision of Texas Poison Center Network Services to other jurisdictions and entities. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 729 75-0 (1997) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the facilities covered by and the emergency authority of the Texas Department of Health under the lead abatement law. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 730 75-0 (1997) Author: Shields, John Relating to promoting security and safety for neighborhood residents by permitting the limiting of access to certain municipal streets and alleys. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 763 75-0 (1997) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to prohibiting the licensing or operation of a rock quarry near Fort Parker State Park. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 774 75-0 (1997) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to county regulation of the possession of glass containers at a public park or beach; providing a criminal penalty. House: County Affairs Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 797 75-0 (1997) Author: Carter, Bill | et. al. Relating to requiring the use of protective helmets for bicycle safety; providing criminal penalties. House: Public Safety Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 914 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to safety seats on certain school buses. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 969 75-0 (1997) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to costs on conviction to fund courthouse and municipal court building security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 970 75-0 (1997) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the transportation of hazardous materials in certain municipalities. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 991 75-0 (1997) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al.
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to dogs causing serious bodily injury to a person; providing penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1053 75-0 (1997) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to access to neighborhood streets or alleys in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 1138 75-0 (1997) Author: Puente, Robert
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the use of neighborhood associations in the enforcement of certain municipal health and safety ordinances. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Withdrawn from intent calendar
HB 1251 75-0 (1997) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to requiring protective headgear for minors riding certain animals; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1305 75-0 (1997) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to safety consultations. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Economic Development
House adopts conf. comm. report-reported
HB 1432 75-0 (1997) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the regulation of industrial hygienists and occupational safety professionals; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1437 75-0 (1997) Author: Carter, Bill | et. al. Relating to the creation of an emergency telephone call box system for highway users in this state. House: Transportation Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 1553 75-0 (1997) Author: Yarbrough, Ken
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to court costs assessed for certain offenses to provide funding for child safety programs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1561 75-0 (1997) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to regulation of alarm systems by municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
No action taken in committee
HB 1571 75-0 (1997) Author: Tillery, Dale | et. al. Relating to environmental and health and safety audits. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1602 75-0 (1997) Author: Kamel, Ted | et. al.
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Relating to dry fire hydrants. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1611 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Bob
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the testing of natural gas piping systems in school district facilities. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1714 75-0 (1997) Author: Serna, Gilbert | et. al. Relating to the offense of criminal mischief involving graffiti, costs on conviction of that offense, and the regulation of customer access to aerosol paint. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1798 75-0 (1997) Author: Wise, Miguel
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to recommendations for hospitals relating to missing infants. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1836 75-0 (1997) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the interval between internal inspections of certain boilers. House: Economic Development
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1839 75-0 (1997) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to restrictions on the location of facilities that store bulk fuel. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1955 75-0 (1997) Author: Hilbert, Paul
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the operation of ice skating centers. House: State Recreational Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2025 75-0 (1997) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the regulation of the sale and use of certain refrigerants; providing a criminal penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: International Relations, Trade & Technology
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2042 75-0 (1997) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the effect of local ordinances relating to smoke detectors on residential rental property. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2101 75-0 (1997) Author: Siebert, Bill
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to stopping at railroad grade crossings; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2111 75-0 (1997) Author: Telford, Barry Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Commission on Fire Protection. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2130 75-0 (1997) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to the sale of alarm products or services and burglary detection devices. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 2196 75-0 (1997) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to instruction concerning child safety issues for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2208 75-0 (1997) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to elevators, escalators, and related equipment. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2219 75-0 (1997) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to lead poisoning screening and lead inspection and abatement requirements for certain facilities; providing penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2285 75-0 (1997) Author: Corte, Frank
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the ability of a commissioners court of a county to determine county courthouse security policies. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
No action taken in committee
HB 2292 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to a statewide building and fire code. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 2295 75-0 (1997) Author: Oakley, Keith | et. al.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to excavation operations that may damage underground facilities; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2296 75-0 (1997) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the servicing of a portable fire extinguisher. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2399 75-0 (1997) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to municipal regulation of burglar alarm systems. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2401 75-0 (1997) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the ability of a public fire suppression entity to recover the cost of controlling or extinguishing a fire that is intentionally set. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2422 75-0 (1997) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to municipal regulation of dangerous structures. House: Urban Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2467 75-0 (1997) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the regulation of persons engaged in asbestos-related activities. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2583 75-0 (1997) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the placement of hike and bike trails near active railroad tracks. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 2666 75-0 (1997) Author: Garcia, Domingo
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to enforcement of certain public health and safety ordinances by a municipality. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2797 75-0 (1997) Author: Marchant, Kenny Relating to the oversight of rail fixed guideway system safety. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2871 75-0 (1997) Author: Bosse, Fred Relating to county authority to prohibit or restrict the burning of certain substances in certain areas; providing penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 3021 75-0 (1997) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the method of providing notice to vacate the premises in connection with an eviction action. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 3090 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the enforcement of a municipality's ordinances regulating buildings or other structures. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3094 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to state funding for transportation of public school students on routes with hazardous traffic conditions. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3128 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the regulation of shooting ranges; providing penalties. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3233 75-0 (1997) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the regulation and training of code enforcement officers. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 3252 75-0 (1997) Author: Finnell, Charles
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to safety regulations for certain contract carriers. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 3376 75-0 (1997) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the authority of a municipality to require a building permit for construction and renovation work on county-owned buildings and facilities by certain counties. House: Land & Resource Management Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3406 75-0 (1997) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to railroad bridges, crossings, and rights-of-way. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3459 75-0 (1997) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to environmental and health and safety audits; providing a penalty. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/97
HCR 94 75-0 (1997) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette
Sponsor: West, Royce
Commending the efforts of the United States to address the misuse of explosive materials. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Signed by the Governor
HCR 126 75-0 (1997) Author: Finnell, Charles Relating to requesting the Texas congressional delegation to sponsor legislation regulating the speed at which a train may travel through a municipality. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HCR 278 75-0 (1997) Author: McClendon, Ruth Directing the Department of Public Safety to study the feasibility of implementing a COP program statewide. House: Public Safety Received from the House
SB 10 75-0 (1997) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Denny, Mary
Relating to the authority of certain counties to adopt and enforce a fire code. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 99 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by certain motorcycle operators and passengers and to a driver's license that authorizes the operation of a motorcycle. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 182 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Hartnett, Will
Relating to costs on conviction to fund courthouse and municipal court building security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 256 75-0 (1997) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to dogs causing serious bodily injury to a person. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 278 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by motorcycle operators and passengers. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 340 75-0 (1997) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to requiring the use of protective helmets for bicycle safety; providing criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 371 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Telford, Barry
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Commission on Fire Protection and the transfer of certain commission functions to the state fire marshal and the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 388 75-0 (1997) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the provision of Texas Poison Control Center Network services to other jurisdictions and entities. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 473 75-0 (1997) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the regulation of certain aggregate quarries and pits. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 489 75-0 (1997) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Corte, Frank
Relating to the regulation of explosives by a county fire marshal in certain counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 491 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the provision of bulletproof vests for certain municipal police officers. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 564 75-0 (1997) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the facilities covered by and the emergency authority of the Texas Department of Health under the lead abatement law. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 664 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the regulation of industrial hygienists and occupational safety professionals; providing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 735 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Marchant, Kenny
Relating to the oversight of rail fixed guideway system safety. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 758 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Serna, Gilbert | et. al.
Relating to the creation of a graffiti offense, to the criminal, civil, and family law consequences of engaging in conduct described by the offense, and to the regulation of customer access to aerosol paint. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 778 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce Relating to safety standards for school buses. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 963 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the testing of natural gas piping systems in school district facilities. Senate: Education Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1065 75-0 (1997) Author: Carona, John Relating to the interval between internal inspections of certain boilers. Senate: State Affairs Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1104 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the operation of ice skating centers. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 1133 75-0 (1997) Author: Sibley, David Relating to the creation of an emergency telephone call box system for highway users in this state. Senate: State Affairs Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1145 75-0 (1997) Author: Luna, Gregory | et. al. Relating to the operation of a vehicle with a child in the open bed of the vehicle or in the open bed of a trailer being towed by the vehicle; providing a penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1216 75-0 (1997) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to court fees used to provide security for certain public buildings. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1273 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Carter, Bill
Relating to the sale of alarm products or services and burglary detection devices. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1275 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to safety consultations. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1281 75-0 (1997) Author: Cain, David Relating to excavation operations that may damage underground facilities and providing civil penalties. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1394 75-0 (1997) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Hamric, Peggy
Relating to the authority of a municipality to require a building permit for construction and renovation work on county-owned buildings and facilities by certain counties. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1549 75-0 (1997) Author: Cain, David Relating to a signal indicating the approach of a train. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1573 75-0 (1997) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to disclosure and collection of electric and magnetic field information in certain real property transactions. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1585 75-0 (1997) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to environmental and health safety audits. Senate: Natural Resources Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1722 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to municipal regulation of dangerous structures. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 1757 75-0 (1997) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the regulation of drinking water at certain youth camps. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Public Health
SB 1911 75-0 (1997) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Oakley, Keith
Relating to interstate natural gas pipeline facilities. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 1912 75-0 (1997) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Oakley, Keith
Relating to hazardous liquid or carbon dioxide pipeline facilities. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 7 74-0 (1995) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the identification of children suffering from lead poisoning and to control measures for lead contamination; providing civil penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 38 74-0 (1995) Author: Greenberg, Sherri | et. al. Relating to the creation of offenses intended to limit access by children to certain firearms and to firearm safety education for school children. House: Public Safety Coauthor Authorized
HB 44 74-0 (1995) Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Relating to the creation of an offense to limit access by children to certain firearms and to firearms safety education for schoolchildren. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 72 74-0 (1995) Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al. Relating to the issuance of a license to carry a concealed handgun; requiring of an applicant for the license a handgun proficiency and safety training course and a criminal background check; providing penalties. House: Public Safety Coauthor Authorized
HB 293 74-0 (1995) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to the duty of a landlord to provide smoke detectors in leased residential premises. House: Business & Industry Rules suspended
HB 307 74-0 (1995) Author: Park, Carolyn Relating to a municipality's authority to obtain a lien against certain dangerous structures. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 455 74-0 (1995) Author: Kamel, Ted Relating to the powers of county fire marshals regarding fire escapes. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 457 74-0 (1995) Author: Black, Layton
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to the exemption of certain miniature boilers from registration and certification requirements. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 530 74-0 (1995) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the installation of smoke detectors with visual alarms in leased dwellings. House: Business & Industry Failed to pass
HB 535 74-0 (1995) Author: Tillery, Dale | et. al. Relating to exempting certain property owners from certain requirements relating to abandoned or inactive pits. House: Land and Resource Management Left pending in subcommittee
HB 619 74-0 (1995) Author: Carter, Bill | et. al. Relating to requiring the use of protective helmets for bicycle safety; providing criminal penalties. House: Public Safety Coauthor Authorized
HB 620 74-0 (1995) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to excavation operations that may damage underground facilities; providing civil penalties. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 632 74-0 (1995) Author: Oakley, Keith | et. al.
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the expenditure of public funds for certain playground facilities. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 754 74-0 (1995) Author: Carona, John Relating to the responsibilities of amusement park riders and to suits brought for injuries incurred on amusement park rides. House: Civil Practices Referred to subcommittee
HB 849 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the requirement that safety belts be worn by persons operating or riding in certain motor vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 887 74-0 (1995) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to allowing a municipality to impose a fee against certain alarm system companies for excessive false alarms. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 899 74-0 (1995) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to the authority of a county to adopt codes for buildings in unincorporated areas. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 996 74-0 (1995) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the regulation of aggregate quarries and pits by certain counties. House: Land and Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 1021 74-0 (1995) Author: Culberson, John Relating to creating an affirmative defense to certain damage claims for a landlord and the landlord's agent who comply with certain security and safety requirements. House: Business & Industry Referred to subcommittee
HB 1076 74-0 (1995) Author: West, George Relating to authorizing certain local governments to regulate the accessibility of certain glues and paints to business patrons. House: County Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1124 74-0 (1995) Author: Finnell, Charles
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the investigation of certain railroad crossing violations reported by a railway employee. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1183 74-0 (1995) Author: Hirschi, John Relating to bicycle safety. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1364 74-0 (1995) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to audible warning sounds used by certain industrial facilities. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to subcommittee
HB 1389 74-0 (1995) Author: Saunders, Robert Relating to an exemption of certain fire alarm devices from certain license requirements. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1405 74-0 (1995) Author: Holzheauser, Steve
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to facility response plans for hazardous liquids pipelines. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 1456 74-0 (1995) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the identification of children suffering from lead poisoning and to control measures for lead contamination. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1465 74-0 (1995) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the authority of the governing bodies of certain public institutions of higher education to close streets or alleys running through the campuses of those institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1588 74-0 (1995) Author: Romo, Sylvia Relating to the adoption of certain security measures to protect customers of unmanned teller machines. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 1637 74-0 (1995) Author: Brady, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to smoke detectors in leased residential premises. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1695 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Bob
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to authorizing the Texas Youth Commission to perform fire protection, fire prevention, and fire suppression activities at or near commission facilities. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1888 74-0 (1995) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the regulation of lead-based paint activities and hazards; providing civil, administrative, and criminal penalties. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1954 74-0 (1995) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to the creation of an emergency telephone call box system for highway users in this state. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1958 74-0 (1995) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the marking of school crossing zones. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1978 74-0 (1995) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the application of certain laws prohibiting employment discrimination. House: Economic Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1982 74-0 (1995) Author: Saunders, Robert Relating to the jurisdiction of the Railroad Commission of Texas over pipeline safety. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 2051 74-0 (1995) Author: Alexander, Clyde Relating to certain special stops required of motor vehicles at railroad crossings. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2052 74-0 (1995) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the regulation of the use and installation of certain fire detection devices and fire alarms. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2075 74-0 (1995) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to certain elevators, escalators, and related equipment in industrial facilities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 2097 74-0 (1995) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the power of a municipality to abate certain nuisances that are dangerous to the public health or safety; creating a civil penalty. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2109 74-0 (1995) Author: Seidlits, Jr., Curtis Relating to exempting elevators, escalators, and related equipment in certain buildings from regulation. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 2137 74-0 (1995) Author: Combs, Susan Relating to pool and spa enclosures. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2271 74-0 (1995) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to a bond for the construction of a swimming pool. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 2285 74-0 (1995) Author: Carona, John Relating to the demolition of a public building in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2293 74-0 (1995) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the regulation of sources of radiation. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2298 74-0 (1995) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to playground safety; providing civil penalties. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 2353 74-0 (1995) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to certain hydraulic elevators. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 2372 74-0 (1995) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to the safety regulation of aggregate quarries and pits. House: Land and Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2436 74-0 (1995) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the regulation of persons engaged in asbestos-related activities. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2464 74-0 (1995) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the provision at certain retail establishments of security measures and devices to protect employees and customers. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Economic Development
Record vote
HB 2473 74-0 (1995) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to audits to determine compliance with certain laws, rules, and regulations; providing penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2478 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to pesticide worker protection standards. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 2479 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to the consolidation of herbicide, pesticide, and agricultural workplace chemical laws under the jurisdiction of the Department of Agriculture. House: Environmental Regulation Returned to committee
HB 2534 74-0 (1995) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to security devices in certain rental dwellings; and declaring an emergency. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 2595 74-0 (1995) Author: Alexander, Clyde Relating to the closure or restricted use of bridges under the jurisdiction of a municipality or county. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2636 74-0 (1995) Author: Smithee, John Relating to premium discounts by certain insurance companies for persons installing home security devices. House: Insurance Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2653 74-0 (1995) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to structural pest control outdoor treatment notification standards. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2693 74-0 (1995) Author: Yarbrough, Ken | et. al. Relating to elevator inspections; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2701 74-0 (1995) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the inspection and certification of elevators and related equipment. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 2745 74-0 (1995) Author: Romo, Sylvia
Sponsor: Rosson, Peggy
Relating to user safety at unmanned teller machines. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 2789 74-0 (1995) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to the regulation of mass gatherings. House: County Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2835 74-0 (1995) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to labeling of products containing hazardous substances. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2838 74-0 (1995) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Health under the Texas Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act. House: Public Health Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2918 74-0 (1995) Author: Brady, Kevin Relating to authorizing counties to adopt ordinances by election to protect the public health, safety, or welfare; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 2929 74-0 (1995) Author: Black, Layton
Sponsor: Henderson, Don
Relating to the safe operation of bicycles on roadways and to the consequences of certain offenses involving the operation of bicycles on roadways; creating an offense. House: State Recreational Resources
Senate: State Affairs
No action taken in committee
HB 2974 74-0 (1995) Author: Seidlits, Jr., Curtis Relating to the implementation of an automated highway-railroad grade crossing enforcement system demonstration project. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2978 74-0 (1995) Author: Hamric, Peggy | et. al. Relating to access by customers to aerosol paints; providing a civil penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2988 74-0 (1995) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to the requirement that the person in charge of a railroad locomotive sound a whistle, air whistle, or air siren and ring a bell at the intersection of the railway and certain roads and streets. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3059 74-0 (1995) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to the provision by certain health care facilities of security devices involving the use of video surveillance equipment for the safety and protection of patients, employees and visitors. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3127 74-0 (1995) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the lawful transfer or purchase of a handgun; requiring a handgun proficiency safety training course; providing penalties. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3208 74-0 (1995) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to requiring safety chains for certain vehicles towing trailers. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
HCR 78 74-0 (1995) Author: Hirschi, John Encouraging the Texas Department of Transportation and Texas Department of Public Safety to set transportation and safety goals consistent with those recommended by the National Bicycle and Walking Study. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HCR 126 74-0 (1995) Author: Rabuck, Bob Directing the Texas Department of Transportation to repair and maintain certain suspension bridges. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HCR 148 74-0 (1995) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Encouraging the Texas Education Agency to promote the use of the National Rifle Association's Eddie Eagle Gun Safety Program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
SB 60 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Wilson, Ron | et. al.
Relating to the issuance of a license to carry a concealed handgun; requiring of an applicant for the license a handgun proficiency and safety training course and a criminal background check; providing penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 74 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry
Sponsor: Uher, D.R.
Relating to the authority of a county to regulate dangerous structures; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 226 74-0 (1995) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Tillery, Dale | et. al.
Relating to exempting certain property owners from certain requirements relating to abandoned or inactive pits. House: Land and Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 269 74-0 (1995) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the identification of children suffering from lead poisoning. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 337 74-0 (1995) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Carter, Bill
Relating to requiring the use of protective helmets for bicycle safety. House: Public Safety
Senate: Health & Human Services
Motion to reconsider fails
SB 389 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to excavation operations that may damage underground facilities; providing civil penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 445 74-0 (1995) Author: Luna, Gregory | et. al.
Sponsor: Hernandez, Christine
Relating to the offense of operation of a vehicle with a child in an open bed of the vehicle or in the open bed of a trailer being towed by the vehicle. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 457 74-0 (1995) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to inspection of certain buildings in certain coastal counties. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 466 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the creation of offenses intended to limit access by children to certain firearms and to firearms safety education for schoolchildren. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 473 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the offense of not using protective headgear required for motorcycle operators and passengers. Senate: State Affairs Record vote
SB 478 74-0 (1995) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Saunders, Robert
Relating to an exemption of certain fire alarm devices from certain license requirements. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 480 74-0 (1995) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Saunders, Robert
Relating to the jurisdiction of the Railroad Commission of Texas over pipeline safety. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 487 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the duty of a landlord to provide smoke detectors in leased residential premises. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 490 74-0 (1995) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to premium discounts by certain insurance companies for persons installing home security devices. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 503 74-0 (1995) Author: Leedom, John Relating to the training and licensing of motorcycle operators in this state. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 544 74-0 (1995) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Relating to lead-based paint activities in target housing; providing civil, administrative, and criminal penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
SB 609 74-0 (1995) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Marchant, Ken
Relating to municipal regulation of pool yard enclosures. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 632 74-0 (1995) Author: Rosson, Peggy Relating to bicycle safety. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 683 74-0 (1995) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the opportunity for a hearing before the construction of certain concrete plants. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to special subcommittee
SB 707 74-0 (1995) Author: Rosson, Peggy | et. al.
Sponsor: Serna, Gilbert
Relating to creating an offense for the possession of aerosol paint by a person younger than 18 years of age and regulating access by customers to aerosol paints; providing penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 728 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the authority of the governing bodies of certain public institutions of higher education to close streets or alleys running through the campuses of those institutions. Senate: Education Placed on Reg. Order of Business Calendar
SB 739 74-0 (1995) Author: Leedom, John
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to the inspection and certification of elevators in certain buildings and industrial facilities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 777 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John Relating to authorizing the Texas Youth Commission to perform fire protection, fire prevention, and fire suppression activities at or near commission facilities. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 819 74-0 (1995) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the installation and maintenance by a railway company of an automatic gate at a railroad grade crossing. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 823 74-0 (1995) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to standards for and accreditation of laboratories that perform work for the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1031 74-0 (1995) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the consolidation of herbicide, pesticide, and agricultural workplace chemical laws under the jurisdiction of the Department of Agriculture. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1044 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Yarbrough, Ken
Relating to elevator inspections; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 1064 74-0 (1995) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to a municipality's remedies when vacant buildings are left open and unsecured. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1144 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to firearm safety; to limiting access by children to firearms and to firearm safety education for schoolchildren; providing penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1177 74-0 (1995) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hamric, Peggy
Relating to filings made with the secretary of state by public safety organizations, public safety publications, and certain independent promoters. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 1198 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the power of a municipality to abate certain nuisances, including substandard buildings, that are dangerous to the public health or safety; creating a civil penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
SB 1277 74-0 (1995) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to pesticide worker protection standards. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to s/c on Agriculture by President
SB 1313 74-0 (1995) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to facility response plans for hazardous liquids pipelines. Senate: Natural Resources Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1352 74-0 (1995) Author: Montford, John | et. al. Relating to the expenditure of public funds for certain playground facilities. Senate: State Affairs Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1363 74-0 (1995) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Siebert, Bill
Relating to required protective headgear for motorcycle operators and passengers. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 1372 74-0 (1995) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to authorizing counties to enact ordinances in certain circumstances to protect the public health, safety, or welfare; providing a penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Record vote
SB 1426 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Lewis, Ron
Relating to security devices in certain rental dwellings. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Nonrecord vote recorded in Journal
SB 1512 74-0 (1995) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Seidlits, Jr., Curtis
Relating to the implementation of an automated highway-railroad grade crossing enforcement system demonstration project. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 1513 74-0 (1995) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Alexander, Clyde
Relating to certain special stops required of motor vehicles at railroad crossings; creating offenses and providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 1561 74-0 (1995) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to training in the proper use and safe storage of a handgun and to the offense of unlawful transfer of a handgun. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1591 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to audits to determine compliance with certain laws, rules, and regulations; providing penalties. Senate: Natural Resources Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1593 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the provision of measures for the protection of employees, invitees, tenants and customers at certain retail establishments. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 1640 74-0 (1995) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the provision by employers of security measures to protect employees and customers at certain retail establishments. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 93 73-0 (1993) Author: Greenberg, Sherri | et. al. Relating to the offense of failing to require a child riding in a car to be secured by a safety belt. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 154 73-0 (1993) Author: Yarbrough, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the adoption of minimal safety standards for elevators, escalators, and related equipment, to the creation of the elevator advisory board, and to inspections of elevators, escalators, and related equipment; providing a penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 167 73-0 (1993) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to requiring safety chains for vehicles towing trailers. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 283 73-0 (1993) Author: Greenberg, Sherri Relating to barriers around residential swimming pools. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 331 73-0 (1993) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the duty of a commercial air carrier to notify passengers of threats of violence against aircraft operated by the carrier. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 333 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the authority and procedures of municipalities for the inspection and regulation of buildings in the interest of public safety. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 343 73-0 (1993) Author: Glaze, Bob
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the reporting of certain injuries to the Department of Public Health. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 356 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to prohibiting the use of certain abrasive materials during sandblasting operations on construction projects for state government. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 370 73-0 (1993) Author: Hunter, Bob
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to warning signs concerning the operation of certain equipment near high voltage lines. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 382 73-0 (1993) Author: Carona, John Relating to the responsibilities of amusement park riders and to suits brought for injuries incurred on amusement park rides. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 446 73-0 (1993) Author: Marchant, Ken Relating to swimming pool enclosures. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 450 73-0 (1993) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the safe operation of motor carriers on highways. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 479 73-0 (1993) Author: Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to use of child passenger restraints in a motor vehicle. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 629 73-0 (1993) Author: Hirschi, John
Sponsor: Carriker, Steven
Relating to riding a bicycle on a shoulder of a street or highway. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 842 73-0 (1993) Author: Black, Layton | et. al.
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to fire prevention and fire-fighting support activities of the Texas Forest Service. House: Agriculture & Wildlife Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 843 73-0 (1993) Author: West, George Relating to the regulation of the transportation of carbon dioxide. House: Energy Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 844 73-0 (1993) Author: West, George Relating to the increase in civil penalties for violation of pipeline safety standards. House: Energy Resources Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 893 73-0 (1993) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to administrative penalties for violation of railroad safety rules. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 975 73-0 (1993) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to require the immediate vacation of a building. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 981 73-0 (1993) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the establishment of security plans for county courthouses. House: County Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1033 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to the regulation of persons operating, assembling, or disassembling cranes; creating offenses and providing criminal penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Considered in Calendars
HB 1094 73-0 (1993) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by motorcycle riders. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1115 73-0 (1993) Author: West, George Relating to inspection of natural gas pipelines within school grounds. House: Energy Resources Referred to subcommittee
HB 1190 73-0 (1993) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to certain safety standards for residential rental property. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1310 73-0 (1993) Author: Finnell, Charles Relating to certain special stops required of motor vehicles at railroad crossings. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1347 73-0 (1993) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to the authority of a county to adopt codes for buildings in unincorporated areas. House: County Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1348 73-0 (1993) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to regulation of the use of lead in plumbing applications; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Considered in Calendars
HB 1363 73-0 (1993) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to security at certain shopping centers; providing a penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1368 73-0 (1993) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Montford, John | et. al.
Relating to security devices for certain rental dwellings; providing civil penalties. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1455 73-0 (1993) Author: Johnson, Jerry
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the hunter education program. House: Agriculture & Wildlife Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1574 73-0 (1993) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to security of individuals in a county courthouse or courts building and the establishment of the county courthouse security fund. House: County Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1618 73-0 (1993) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to a fee to finance certain security services at a courthouse. House: County Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1629 73-0 (1993) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by certain motorcycle riders. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1656 73-0 (1993) Author: Finnell, Charles
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to enhanced pavement marking visibility at certain railroad grade crossings. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1657 73-0 (1993) Author: Finnell, Charles
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the dismantling of a warning signal at a railroad crossing; providing a criminal penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1680 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Health over demolition and renovation activities to protect the public from emissions of asbestos. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1682 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike | et. al. Relating to enclosures around pools and spas owned, controlled, or maintained by multi-unit rental complex owners or property owners associations; providing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1728 73-0 (1993) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the creation of the Texas Safe Schools Fund. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1826 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to a municipality's retention of a person licensed to perform inspections, surveys or removal of asbestos. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 1901 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to the registration of certain painting contractors; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Health No action taken in committee
HB 1908 73-0 (1993) Author: Hirschi, John Relating to outdoor treatment notification standards for structural pest control. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to subcommittee
HB 1968 73-0 (1993) Author: Saunders, Robert
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the regulation of aggregate quarries and pits. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1978 73-0 (1993) Author: Hirschi, John
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to bicycle safety training courses. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 1/1/94
HB 2079 73-0 (1993) Author: Cuellar, Henry | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the enforcement of certain public health and safety laws. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 2247 73-0 (1993) Author: Shields, John Relating to the use of certain safety equipment by a bicycle operator or passenger; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2252 73-0 (1993) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to deleting the requirement that a driving safety course must be taken as a condition of deferred adjudication for Class C traffic offenses and adding the restriction that deferred adjudication may be given by a court to an individual only one time per year. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2290 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the regulation of driver and traffic safety education by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 2406 73-0 (1993) Author: Oakley, Keith Relating to the use of a safety belt. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2484 73-0 (1993) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to enforcing the duty to plug wells which have been abandoned or that have ceased operation. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 2536 73-0 (1993) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to safety requirements regarding the use of certain toxic household products; providing a civil penalty. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2611 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie Relating to the use of a safety belt. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2809 73-0 (1993) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the regulation of the operation of bicycles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HCR 24 73-0 (1993) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Encouraging the Texas Education Agency (TEA) to promote the use of the NRA's Eddie Eagle Gun Safety Program in our schools to help prevent firearms accidents among children. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
HCR 83 73-0 (1993) Author: Smithee, John Requesting the lieutenant governor and speaker of the house of representatives to create a joint interim study committee on court facilities and security. House: House Administration Left pending in committee
SB 28 73-0 (1993) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Glaze, Bob
Relating to procedural and fire safety requirements relating to long-term care facilities. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 29 73-0 (1993) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Delisi, Dianne
Relating to licenses of and complaint investigations and data collection on quality improvement of convalescent and nursing homes and related institutions. House: Public Health
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 91 73-0 (1993) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to the identification of children suffering from lead poisoning and to control measures for lead contamination; providing civil penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 102 73-0 (1993) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to county enforcement of the Texas Aggregate Quarry and Pit Safety Act. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 114 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to municipal authority over substandard hazardous buildings. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Postponed in committee
SB 138 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to safety requirements regarding the use of certain toxic household products; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 170 73-0 (1993) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Marchant, Ken
Relating to regulation of pool and spa enclosures; authorizing civil and criminal penalties. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 190 73-0 (1993) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the adoption of minimal safety standards for elevators, escalators, and related equipment, to the creation of the elevator advisory board, and to inspections of elevators, escalators, and related equipment; providing a penalty. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 357 73-0 (1993) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the regulation of persons operating, assembling, or disassembling cranes; creating offenses and providing criminal penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
SB 388 73-0 (1993) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the reporting of certain injuries to the Department of Public Health. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 442 73-0 (1993) Author: Carriker, Steven Relating to the use of herbicides in certain counties. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to s/c on Agriculture
SB 467 73-0 (1993) Author: Sims, Bill
Sponsor: West, George
Relating to civil penalties for violations of pipeline safety standards. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 468 73-0 (1993) Author: Sims, Bill
Sponsor: West, George
Relating to the regulation of the transportation of carbon dioxide. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 474 73-0 (1993) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to fire prevention and fire-fighting support activities of the Texas Forest Service. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 558 73-0 (1993) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to food labeling requirements under the Texas Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 611 73-0 (1993) Author: Montford, John Relating to security devices for certain rental dwellings; providing civil penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 644 73-0 (1993) Author: Carriker, Steven Relating to the use of herbicides in certain counties; providing a penalty. Senate: Natural Resources No action taken in subcommittee
SB 648 73-0 (1993) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the safety and regulation of certain aggregate pits and quarries. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 812 73-0 (1993) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Yarbrough, Ken
Relating to regulation of the sale of plumbing fixtures, pipe, and pipe fitting containing lead for plumbing applications; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 853 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to driver and traffic safety education. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 934 73-0 (1993) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the creation of the Texas Safe Schools Fund. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 941 73-0 (1993) Author: Sibley, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Martin, Mike | et. al.
Relating to enclosures around pools and spas owned, controlled, or maintained by multi-unit rental complex owners or property owners associations; providing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1034 73-0 (1993) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the use or possession of a glass beverage container on or near a public river, lake, or stream; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Natural Resources Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 1045 73-0 (1993) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Health over demolition and renovation activities to protect the public from emissions of asbestos. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1128 73-0 (1993) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Cuellar, Henry
Relating to the minimum population requirements for allowing peace officers to enforce state and federal hazardous materials regulations and state and federal motor carriers safety regulations. House: Public Safety
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 1187 73-0 (1993) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the regulation of above ground storage tanks containing flammable liquids. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 1278 73-0 (1993) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to the licensing of lead abatement activities; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Withdrawn from calendar
SB 1393 73-0 (1993) Author: Shelley, Dan Relating to county regulation of aggregate quarry and pit safety. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Energy Resources
SCR 46 73-0 (1993) Author: Montford, John Requesting the lieutenant governor and the speaker of the house of representatives to create a joint interim study committee on court facilities and security. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Referred to House Administration
SR 767 73-0 (1993) Author: Montford, John Urging citizens to make playgrounds in this state safer for young children. Reported enrolled
HB 40 72-0 (1991) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the duty of a commercial air carrier to notify passengers of threats against aircraft operated by the carrier. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
HB 79 72-0 (1991) Author: Clemons, Billy
Sponsor: Leedom, John
Relating to the exemption of certain activities from the licensing and registration requirements under Chapter 97, Acts of the 70th Legislature, Regular Session, 1987 (Article 4477-3a, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes). House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 392 72-0 (1991) Author: Cain, David Relating to the authority of a municipality to secure a substandard building. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 451 72-0 (1991) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al.
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to the definition, safety, reporting, certification, and regulation of certain aggregate quarries and pits; providing civil penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 455 72-0 (1991) Author: Finnell, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Carriker, Steven
Relating to railroad crossing safety information regarding railroad intersections in municipalities. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 478 72-0 (1991) Author: Lewis, Ron
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to the removal of certain unauthorized or imminently dangerous structures from state land. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 846 72-0 (1991) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Rosson, Peggy
Relating to certain contracts in border municipalities or counties. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 949 72-0 (1991) Author: Saunders, Robert Relating to conforming the Health and Safety Code to certain Acts of the 71st Legislature, to nonsubstantively codifying in that code certain related health and safety laws, to making corrective changes in that code, and to making conforming changes to other laws involving health and safety matters. House: State Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 962 72-0 (1991) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Tejeda, Frank
Relating to safety requirements for outdoor shooting ranges in certain counties; providing penalties. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 1062 72-0 (1991) Author: Hightower, Allen Relating to reflective devices on county bridges. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1078 72-0 (1991) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to municipal authority over substandard hazardous buildings. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1167 72-0 (1991) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to fire protection sprinkler requirements for certain buildings. House: Insurance Reported from s/c favorably with substitute
HB 1205 72-0 (1991) Author: Soileau, Curtis Relating to the regulation of persons operating, assembling, or disassembling cranes; providing criminal penalties. House: State Affairs 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1224 72-0 (1991) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to the regulation of fire protection sprinkler system journeymen and apprentices. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 1294 72-0 (1991) Author: Hury, James Relating to the duty of a landlord to provide smoke detectors in leased residential premises. House: Judiciary 1st Printing printed and distributed
HB 1527 72-0 (1991) Author: Counts, David Relating to the consolidation of state fire protection services. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 1558 72-0 (1991) Author: Haggerty, Pat
Sponsor: Rosson, Peggy
Relating to safety lines at public swimming pools. House: Public Health
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/91

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