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SB 219, 83rd Regular Session
Relating to ethics of public servants, including the functions and duties of the Texas Ethics Commission; the regulation of political contributions, political advertising, lobbying, and conduct of public servants; and the reporting of political contributions and expenditures and personal financial information; providing civil and criminal penalties.

Last action: Vetoed by the Governor

Author: Joan Huffman
Joint Author: Robert Nichols
Coauthor: Donna Campbell
Sponsor: Dennis Bonnen
Joint Sponsor: Eric Johnson
CoSponsor: J. M. Lozano | Sylvester Turner

Signed legislation

Companion:

HB 2737 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Introduced (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (House Research Organization)

Conference Committee:

Conference Committee Report 
House Members:
(appointed 05/24/2013) Dennis Bonnen (Chair) | Rafael Anchia | Eric Johnson | Jim Keffer | Walter "Four" Price |

Senate Members: (appointed 05/24/2013) Joan Huffman (Chair) | Jane Nelson | Robert Nichols | Carlos Uresti | Leticia Van de Putte |

Vetoed by Governor Rick Perry

Subjects:
Ethics
ETHICS COMMISSION, TEXAS
LOBBYISTS & LOBBYING
POLITICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
State Agencies, Boards & Commissions
Sunset--Commission Bills

House Committee: Elections (Geanie Morrison, Eric Johnson, Stephanie Klick, Borris Miles, Rick Miller, Ron Simmons, Gene Wu)
Minutes: May 6 2013 | May 16 2013
Senate Committee: State Affairs (Robert Duncan, Craig Estes, Brandon Creighton, Bob Deuell, Rodney Ellis, Troy Fraser, Joan Huffman, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Robert Nichols, Leticia Van de Putte, Tommy Williams)

Index to Sections Affected

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