Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

LRL Home - Legislation - Legislative archive system - Advanced search - Search results - Bill details

Bill details Help  |  Status

SB 1597, 72nd Regular Session
Relating to workers' compensation insurance rate regulation, the powers and duties of the Texas workers' compensation insurance facility, the abolition of the Texas workers' compensation insurance facility, and the creation of the Texas Workers' Compensation Insurance Fund; creating offenses and providing penalties; authorizing bonds, providing for a maintenance tax surcharge; and making an appropriation.

Last action: Postponed

Author: Bob Glasgow
Coauthor: Kenneth Armbrister | Bill Sims | Peggy Rosson | Eddie Lucio | Mike Moncrief | John Montford | Chris Harris | Eddie Johnson | Jim Turner | John Whitmire | Frank Tejeda | Cynthia Krier | Rodney Ellis | Chet Brooks

Companion:

HB 2898 (Identical)

Subjects:
BONDS
Labor--Workers' Compensation
State Agencies, Boards & Commissions--Newly Proposed
State Finances--Appropriations
WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSION, TEXAS
WORKERS' COMPENSATION INSURANCE FUND, TEXAS

Senate Committee: State Affairs (Bob Glasgow, Steven Carriker, Temple Dickson, Rodney Ellis, Gene Green, O.H. Harris, Don Henderson, John Leedom, Eddie Lucio, Ted Lyon, Mike Moncrief, Peggy Rosson, John Whitmire)

The Legislative Archive System is a work in progress. Complete information is not available for all bills and all sessions. Visit the Legislative Archive System status page for details. Please contact the Legislative Reference Library at 512-463-1252 if you have any questions. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.