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Legislation authored by Joe Driver

Includes legislation with Joe Driver as the primary author for the 73rd through 82nd Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

82nd Regular Session
HB 425 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Rowlett Downtown Management District; providing authority to impose a tax, levy an assessment, and issue bonds.
HB 426 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Rowlett Pecan Grove Management District; providing authority to impose a tax, levy an assessment, and issue bonds.
HB 427 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Rowlett Waterfront Entertainment Management District; providing authority to impose a tax, levy an assessment, and issue bonds.
HB 520 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to employment records for law enforcement officers, including procedures to correct employment termination reports; providing an administrative penalty.
HB 750 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on certain premises of or locations associated with schools or institutions of higher education.
HB 1364 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to a credit or refund for diesel fuel taxes paid on diesel fuel used in this state by auxiliary power units or power take-off equipment.
HB 2178 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.
HB 2632 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to access to the criminal history record information of certain persons by the Texas Facilities Commission.
HB 3581 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to authorizing the sale of beer by wineries.
81st Regular Session
HB 1490 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to injury leave and related benefits for certain state peace officers injured in the course of performance of duty.
HB 1491 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain peace officers employed by a law enforcement agency.
HB 1492 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to achievement awards presented by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education.
HB 1781 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Forensic Science Academy as a program of the Texas Engineering Extension Service of The Texas A&M University System.
HB 1893 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on the campuses of institutions of higher education.
HB 2092 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to paid leave time for a peace officer to attend certain education and training programs.
HB 2093 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to persons certified as peace officers.
HB 2285 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the use of proceeds from the sale of certain forfeited property in a criminal trafficking case.
HB 2286 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the business of private security.
HB 2287 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of investigations companies and the performance of investigative services.
HB 2798 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to information provided by an entity authorized to commission, appoint, or employ law enforcement officers upon creation of a law enforcement agency or a police department.
HB 2799 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to the responsibilities of a person who qualifies for a peace officer license but has not yet been appointed as a peace officer.
HB 2936 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of funeral vehicle escort services.
HB 2937 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to higher education student loan repayment assistance for peace officers.
HB 3130 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.
HB 4454 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties.
HB 4456 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to the definition of a switchblade knife for purposes of the offense of prohibited weapons.
HCR 58 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Colonel Thomas A. Davis, Jr., on his retirement from the Texas Department of Public Safety.
HCR 59 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Lieutenant Colonel David McEathron on his retirement from the Texas Department of Public Safety.
HCR 222 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Directing the Texas Facilities Commission to submit a proposal to the presiding officers of the Texas Legislature to name Building A at the DPS Headquarters Complex in Austin in honor of Thomas A. Davis, Jr., former director of the Texas Department of Public Safety.
HR 1583 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing April 27, 2009, as Ron White Day.
HR 2307 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army Specialist Thomas F. Duncan III of Rowlett.
80th Regular Session
HB 284 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the use of force or deadly force in defense of a person.
HB 486 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the continuing education requirements for chiefs of police.
HB 487 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the continuing education requirements for constables.
HB 488 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to disciplinary action by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education against certain officers elected under the Texas Constitution.
HB 565 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to enforcement of certain vehicle weight and safety requirements by a noncommissioned employee of the Department of Public Safety.
HB 977 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to summary destruction or summary forfeiture of controlled substance property or controlled substance plants.
HB 1235 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Considered in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the regulation by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of the idling of a motor vehicle while the driver is using the vehicle's sleeper berth.
HB 1421 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Border and International Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation and prosecution of the offense of manufacture or sale of counterfeit or gray market cigarettes.
HB 1422 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to personnel records of commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety.
HB 1423 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain peace officers employed by a law enforcement agency.
HB 1765 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the responsibility of an employer in relation to a person who drives a commercial motor vehicle; providing a criminal penalty.
HB 2295 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a requirement that certain motor vehicle manufacturers provide key codes and other vehicle access information to registered locksmiths.
HB 2445 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to certain employment records maintained by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education; providing an administrative penalty.
HB 2832 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Forensic Science Commission.
HB 2833 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain private security services.
HB 3295 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the DNA samples taken from certain offenders.
HB 3296 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Law Enforcement
Caption: Relating to the use of force or deadly force in defense of a person.
HCR 37 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring Mark R. Warren for his service as president of the Texas Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors.
HCR 58 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring the Texas Police Chiefs Association for 50 years of service.
HCR 96 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Requesting the lieutenant governor and speaker to create a joint interim committee to study the qualifications and standards necessary to be designated a police agency and to encourage a moratorium on the statutory creation of new police agencies.
HR 1773 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Captain Clifton H. Grumbles of San Antonio on his retirement from the Texas Department of Public Safety.
HR 2358 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army First Lieutenant Simon T. Cox, Jr., of Mesquite.
HR 2359 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel Eric J. Kruger of Garland.
HR 2863 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2833.
79th Regular Session
HB 225 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the issuance and expiration of certain licenses to carry a concealed handgun.
HB 807 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to reporting the outcome of alcohol and drug tests of holders of commercial driver's licenses.
HB 808 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to exempting an accountant from regulation as a private investigator.
HB 1068 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the collection and analysis of evidence and testimony based on forensic analysis, crime laboratory accreditation, DNA testing, and the creation and maintenance of DNA records; providing a penalty.
HB 1080 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the suspended execution of the sentence for a tobacco offense committed by a minor.
HB 1081 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Relating to suspension or denial of a driver's license for failure to appear, pay a fine, or satisfy a judgment.
HB 1082 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a fee to cover the costs of expunging a minor's alcohol- or tobacco-related conviction records.
HB 1317 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain electricians.
HB 1581 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the imposition of emergency service fees and surcharges on certain telecommunications connections.
HB 1588 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the qualifications and removal of and continuing education requirements for a constable.
HB 1589 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the administration of polygraph examinations to certain applicants for positions in the Department of Public Safety.
HB 1590 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to prohibiting over-the-counter sales of certain forms of pseudoephedrine; providing administrative penalties.
HB 1591 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to enhancing the penalty for manufacture or delivery of methamphetamine.
HB 1592 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to enhancing the penalty for the manufacture of methamphetamine if a child is present on the premises where the offense is committed.
HB 1593 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of criminal conspiracy to manufacture certain controlled substances.
HB 1807 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the offense of attack on an assistance animal.
HB 1817 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of engineering.
HB 1925 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to removal or covering of certain signs in a construction or maintenance work zone.
HB 2303 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the regulation of and rights of private security personnel.
HB 2304 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to the regulation of alarm systems and alarm systems companies; providing penalties.
HB 2677 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to certain employment records maintained by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education; providing an administrative penalty.
HB 3073 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to certain disclosure requirements regarding inspections of fire extinguishers.
HB 3353 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to the continuation of certain offenses and certain statutes involving the interception of certain communications.
HB 3354 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the continuation of certain statutes authorizing the interception of certain communications for law enforcement purposes.
HCR 218 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of Frank Elder, assistant chief of the Driver License Division of DPS.
HCR 241 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections to H.B. No. 1068.
HR 593 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Independent Electrical Contractors of Texas for promoting safety and education within the industry.
HR 699 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Gordon E. Stone of Quitman on his 80th birthday.
HR 955 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the members of Leadership Rowlett on the occasion of their visit to the State Capitol.
HR 1272 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Leadership Sachse on its visit to the State Capitol.
HR 1411 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Officer Bobby Jenkins of the Rowlett Police Department for his heroism.
HR 1750 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Requesting the speaker to provide for an interim study by the House Committee on Regulated Industries regarding emergency service fees and surcharges for prepaid wireless telecommunications services.
HR 2045 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Norman Brinker of Dallas for his accomplishments as an entrepreneur and business leader.
HR 2239 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1068.
HR 2282 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 40-year reunion of the Garland High School Class of 1965.
78th Regular Session
HB 1032 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to expiration of a driving instruction permit.
HB 1033 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the penalty group classification of 3,4-methylenedioxy methamphetamine (MDMA, MDM) and related criminal offenses.
HB 1034 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Relating to the authority of a judge or justice to defer the proceedings in certain criminal cases involving the operation of a motor vehicle by the holder of a commercial driver's license.
HB 1158 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the composition of the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education.
HB 1159 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to county civil service coverage for deputy constables.
HB 1487 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain electricians; providing penalties.
HB 1692 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the regulation of interior designers; providing penalties.
HB 1769 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to occupations regulated by the Texas Commission on Private Security.
HB 2077 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to a local option election for the sale of certain alcoholic beverages in certain cities or towns located in more than one county.
HB 2078 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to court-ordered driving safety courses; providing a penalty.
HB 2079 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain activities associated with providing private security.
HB 2080 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Law Enforcement
Caption: Relating to graduated driver licensing.
HB 2553 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to certain records kept by the Department of Public Safety involving the holder of a driver's license.
HB 2816 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to a local option election for the sale of certain alcoholic beverages in certain cities or towns located in more than one county.
HB 2817 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to sales tax information provided by the comptroller to certain municipalities.
HB 2818 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to recovery of an overpayment to a physician or provider by an insurer.
HB 2819 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of certain home address information held by a tax appraisal district.
HB 2880 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to alcoholic beverage industry sponsorship at public entertainment facilities.
HB 2881 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to prohibiting an attack on an assistance animal; creating an offense.
HB 3212 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Law Enforcement
Caption: Relating to access to criminal history record information by a law enforcement training school.
HB 3632 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the rights, powers, privileges, authority, functions, and duties of the Dallas County Water Control and Improvement District No. 6.
HCR 97 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Requesting the lieutenant governor and the speaker of the house create an interim committee to conduct a study on the compensation and benefits paid to persons employed by the state as peace officers.
HR 437 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Independent Electrical Contractors of Texas on its professional accomplishments.
HR 1762 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring John and Lila Driver on their years of service to the Garland Independent School District.
HR 1874 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing June 2003 as Texas Senior Mobility Awareness Month.
78th 1st Called Session
HR 128 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Teresa Ann "Terri" Kurkjian of Garland.
78th 4th Called Session
HB 72 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain electricians.
HCR 13 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring the Coyle Middle School Band of the Garland Independent School District on its receipt of the Sudler Silver Cup award for 2003.
77th Regular Session
HB 432 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to driving privileges of drivers under 18 years of age.
HB 433 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to county and municipal enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards.
HB 454 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a driver's instruction permit by the Department of Public Safety or a driver education school.
HB 1115 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Reason for vote recorded in Journal
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipality to implement a photographic traffic signal enforcement system; providing for the imposition of civil penalties and providing a criminal penalty.
HB 2725 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of persons engaged in the sale of portable cylinders containing liquefied petroleum gas.
HJR 91 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to eliminate obsolete, duplicative, or unnecessary provisions and to correct outdated provisions of the Texas Constitution.
HR 1214 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring James DeWitt on his selection as a Fulbright Scholar.
HR 1215 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Frank LoCrasto of Garland on being named a 2001 Presidential Scholar.
76th Regular Session
HB 90 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to graduated driver's licensing.
HB 318 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to the penalty for a false application for a driver's license or a certificate issued by the Department of Public Safety.
HB 319 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to the penalty for tampering with certain governmental records.
HB 320 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain offenses that result in injury to an animal used in law enforcement.
HB 1087 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to county enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards.
HB 1152 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipality to implement a photographic traffic-control system; providing for imposition of a civil penalty.
HB 2419 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to declaring a junked motor vehicle a nuisance.
HB 2420 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to s/c by chair
Caption: Relating to an advertisement sent to a facsimile machine.
HB 2728 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the impoundment of the motor vehicle of a person convicted of certain offenses relating to the operation of a motor vehicle while intoxicated and of certain persons convicted of the offense of driving while a driver's license is suspended.
HB 2798 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the authority of municipalities to offer telecommunications services.
HB 2799 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to establishing date rape awareness week and providing related information to students at general academic teaching institutions.
HB 2800 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to requiring a financial institution to maintain certain information from a business account holder.
HB 3189 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to the sale, servicing, installation, or monitoring of fire alarms, fire detection devices, or other alarm systems.
HJR 66 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Constitutional Revision, Select
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to eliminate duplicative, executed, obsolete, archaic, and ineffective constitutional provisions.
HR 772 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Jaime Ray Kear for saving his grandfather's life.
75th Regular Session
HB 156 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to various matters governing the contact of certain criminal offenders with the victims of their crimes.
HB 157 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the penalty for tampering with certain governmental records.
HB 158 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to repealing the exemption of certain foreign students from paying tuition charged by public institutions of higher education.
HB 159 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Tagged in committee
Caption: Relating to assignments by certain recipients of state assistance of lottery prizes to the state and collection of those assignments.
HB 170 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to the impoundment of the motor vehicle of a person convicted of certain offenses relating to the operation of a motor vehicle while intoxicated and of certain persons convicted of the offense of driving while a driver's license is suspended.
HB 171 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the penalty for a false application for a driver's license or a certificate issued by the Department of Public Safety.
HB 297 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to certain signs controlling use of traffic lanes.
HB 839 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to prohibiting discrimination by insurers in issuing health or life insurance policies to certain persons who are victims of family violence.
HB 922 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the board of directors of the Life, Accident, Health, and Hospital Service Insurance Guaranty Association.
HB 923 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain insurance benefits and annuity proceeds.
HB 1162 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to the licensure of a hospital with multiple premises under a single license and the provision of certain services by licensed hospitals.
HB 1676 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the procedure by which a municipality may dispose of certain land.
HB 1677 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to a firefighter or police officer in certain municipalities who is convicted of a felony.
HB 2374 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the municipal courts of record in Garland.
HB 2733 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the operation of golf carts on a public road or highway.
HB 2746 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to certain nonprofit hospitals that provide health or long-term care providing a penalty.
HB 3167 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to change of a customer's telecommunications provider.
HB 3168 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to requiring a financial institution to maintain certain information from a business account holder.
HB 3542 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of municipal courts of record for the City of Rowlett.
HCR 127 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of Officer Michael David Moore.
HCR 327 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating the National Cheerleaders Association's State of Texas Cheerleading Championship as the Official State Cheerleading and Dance Championship of Texas.
HJR 26 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit the time that a person may serve in legislative office or on a state board of education.
HR 344 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming the members of Leadership Rowlett to the State Capitol.
HR 681 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Johnnie Lee Wilhelm.
HR 682 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Winona LaQuey Cooper.
HR 683 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Willow Leigh Holmes.
HR 684 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Earl Luna.
HR 685 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Luther Nicholson.
HR 686 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Greta Jackson Newman.
74th Regular Session
HB 235 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Record vote
Caption: Relating to the provision of emergency medical information services.
HB 236 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to prohibiting contact with the victim as a mandatory condition of parole or mandatory supervision for certain offenders.
HB 237 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to restricting the possession, use, and sale of Class C fireworks.
HB 238 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the use of assistance dogs for persons with disabilities; providing an offense.
HB 266 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to special expenses paid on dismissal of complaints alleging certain traffic offenses.
HB 372 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the criminal responsibility of a person who is 14 years of age or older for using a deadly weapon during the commission of an offense.
HB 718 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the information in a property reappraisal notice for property taxes.
HB 1472 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to certain insurance coverage available through the Texas Automobile Insurance Plan Association.
HB 1473 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the basis on which a student may be expelled from public school.
HB 1670 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to the assignment of certain insurance agents' commissions.
HB 2192 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the impoundment of the motor vehicles of persons convicted of the offense of driving while intoxicated and of certain persons convicted of the offense of driving while a driver's license is suspended.
HB 2413 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call in committee
Caption: Relating to continuing education of insurance adjusters by reciprocity.
HB 2893 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to certain insurance benefits and annuity proceeds.
HB 3115 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to assignments by certain recipients of state assistance of lottery prizes to the state and collection of those assignments.
HB 3158 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the regulation of Health Maintenance Organizations.
HJR 48 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit the time that a person may serve in legislative office or on a state board of education.
HJR 58 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to repeal the requirement that property reappraisal notices include an estimate of the taxes that would be imposed on the reappraised property at the preceding year's tax rates.
HR 145 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Armando Banda on receiving the Horatio Alger Scholarship.
HR 349 Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Rules & Resolutions
Caption: Designating April 19, 1995, as Garland Day.
HR 1117 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Eric Browning on winning the "O'Banion's Best" award.
73rd Regular Session
HB 1016 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the date for filing ad valorem tax rendition statements and property reports.
HB 2661 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to contracts for dating services.
HB 2662 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
Caption: Relating to standards for long-term care insurance policies.
HCM 3 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Anthony Todd Clark on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.
HCM 35 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Welcoming Leadership Rowlett to the Texas Legislature on Wednesday, March 24, 1993.
HCM 488 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Garland Police Officer Don Koerner for his outstanding public service.
HCM 612 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Joe Brown for his 37 years of outstanding service to Garland I.S.D. and congratulating him on the occasion of his retirement.
HCM 795 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Troy Argenbright on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.
HCM 796 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Charlotte Harper for being 1992-93 Chapter Woman of the Year of the Garland Charter Chapter of the American Business Women's Association.
HCM 797 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Steve Hill for being elected President of the Garland Independent School District Board of Trustees.
HCM 798 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Jenny Rudenick for winning the State Championship in the Lincoln-Douglas debate.
HCM 799 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Dr. Robert Aguero for being appointed President of Eastfield College.
HCM 800 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Christy Kloostra for receiving the Outstanding Service Award for her dedicated service to the citizens of Rowlett.
HCM 801 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Buddy Wall for receiving the Big "R" Pacesetter Award for his outstanding contributions to the growth of Rowlett.
HCM 802 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Shirley Tullos for receiving the Business of the Year Award for Rowlett Florist and Boutique from the Rowlett Chamber of Commerce.
HCM 803 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Vicki Krueger for being Garland Independent School District High School Teacher of the Year.
HCM 804 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Elizabeth Ala for being Garland Independent School District Middle School Teacher of the Year.
HCM 805 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Janice Boreland for being Garland Independent School District Teacher of the Year.
HCM 806 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Judy Hanna for being Garland Independent School District Paraprofessional of the Year.
HCM 807 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Jerry Wells for receiving the Robert B. Sewell Award from the Garland Independent School District for lifetime achievement.
HCM 808 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Roger Herrington for being 1993 Employee of the Year of the Garland Independent School District.
HCM 809 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Cindy Crandall for being Garland Independent School District Elementary Teacher of the Year.
HCM 810 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Terry Higgs for being Garland Independent School District Support Employee of the Year.
HCM 811 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Ken Gossett for being Garland Independent School District All District Regular Educator of the Year.
HCM 1028 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Mary Dykema for being designated Outstanding Club Woman of the Year by the Garland Federation of Women's Clubs.
HCM 1029 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Grace Barnes for being designated Outstanding Senior Citizen by the Garland Federations of Women's Clubs.
HCM 1030 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Paula Moore for being designated Teacher of the Year by the Garland Federation of Women's Clubs.
HCM 1031 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Commending Les Fleurs Garden Club for being designated Outstanding Club of the Year by the Garland Federation of Women's Clubs.
HCM 1108 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Derek Driver and Sharon Birkenfeld on their marriage.
HCM 1133 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Shana Horton on being designated West Ridge Middle School Student of the Year.
HCR 27 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending Bill Cormack on his exemplary tenure as executive director of the Texas Music Educators Association.
HCR 63 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Charles Matthews on receiving the 1992 Tall Texan Award from the Garland Chamber of Commerce.
HCR 64 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending Billie Johnson for earning the Athena Award from the Garland Chamber of Commerce.
HR 120 Author: Driver, Joe
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Walden Lee Smith.