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Legislation authored by Al Edwards

Includes legislation with Al Edwards as the primary author for the 66th through 81st Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

81st Regular Session
HB 440 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Caption: Relating to one-time supplemental payments of retirement or death benefits by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HB 441 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to an emergency power supply for convalescent and nursing homes and related institutions.
HB 442 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the rate at which interest accrues in connection with the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of an elderly or disabled person.
HB 443 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to requiring certain service stations to be capable of operating with alternate generated power.
HB 444 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the issuance of estimated customer bills by electric utilities and retail electric providers.
HB 445 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to installing sound barriers and beautification along certain parts of State Highway 288 in Houston.
HB 660 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools.
HB 1025 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Caption: Relating to preparation of public school students to enter the workforce.
HB 1026 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to establishing legislative district volunteer emergency response teams.
HB 1027 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of a peace officer to stop, detain, or arrest a person for a violation of certain traffic offenses.
HB 1085 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to an after-school pilot program offered by school districts to middle and junior high school students and their parents to prepare students for postsecondary education and training.
HB 1249 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the application to open-enrollment charter schools of certain laws governing public school discipline and law and order.
HB 1666 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the tax imposed on certain tobacco products.
HB 1667 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the computation and rates of the franchise tax.
HB 1668 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to changing the name of certain school campuses.
HB 1957 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the amount of tuition charged by public institutions of higher education.
HB 1958 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the release from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice of certain inmates who complete a rehabilitation program.
HB 2153 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to certain registration requirements imposed on sex offenders.
HB 2154 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to the physician education loan repayment program.
HB 2155 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to clarification of the essential knowledge and skills of the public school curriculum and the evaluation of conforming curriculum management systems.
HB 2156 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to uniform financial aid award notification for students and prospective students of public institutions of higher education.
HB 2157 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Caption: Relating to the certification of benefits coordinators at state agencies by the Employees Retirement System of Texas and related reports.
HB 2158 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to the imposition of a cost on conviction to pay expenses related to DNA collection or analysis.
HB 2159 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to a study regarding the health and safety issues posed by uncovered ditches that abut surface streets.
HB 2332 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to the penalties prescribed for committing prostitution within a certain distance of certain designated places.
HB 3204 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Caption: Relating to authorizing municipalities to enforce certain regulations relating to pawnshops; providing a criminal penalty.
HB 3205 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.
HB 3206 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to the implementation of the exemption from ad valorem taxation for pollution control property.
HB 3207 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the administration of the compensation to victims of crime fund and the compensation to victims of crime auxiliary fund.
HB 3208 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to public school counselors.
HB 3209 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Corrections
Caption: Relating to requiring attendance in an educational program on finding that an offense was committed because of bias or prejudice.
HB 3210 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation for property owned by a religious organization for purposes of expanding a religious facility or constructing a new religious facility.
HB 3211 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the classification of certain entities as primarily engaged in retail trade for purposes of the franchise tax.
HB 3212 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to the automatic expunction of certain criminal records; increasing a penalty.
HB 3213 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the offense of operating or riding in a passenger vehicle while not secured by a safety belt.
HB 3914 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of cosmetology.
HB 4777 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Harris County Improvement District No. 12; providing authority to impose an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.
HCR 70 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Directing the Texas Department of Transportation to construct an exit ramp for Cullen Boulevard off westbound IH-610 South.
HCR 176 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Expressing continued support for the establishment of a Juneteenth memorial monument on the grounds of the State Capitol at the location previously approved by the State Preservation Board.
HR 591 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Harold Cash of Texas City for his achievements as a rodeo rider and community leader.
HR 771 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Bessie M. Swindle on the occasion of the dedication of the Bessie Swindle Community Center in Houston.
HR 772 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 11, 2009, as Israel Block Party Day.
HR 881 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Quentin R. Mease of Houston.
HR 995 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Harold Benjamin Moore of Houston.
HR 1277 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Shirley Joiner of Houston.
HR 2357 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Brittany Winfrey on being named the 2009 valedictorian of Worthing High School in Houston.
HR 2358 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Charlita Blossom on being named Teacher of the Year at Cullen Middle School in Houston.
HR 2359 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Darlene Speights-Evens on being named the 2009 Teacher of the Year at Frost Elementary School in Houston.
HR 2360 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Bonnie Bibeau on being named 2009 Teacher of the Year for Carnegie Vanguard High School and on her selection as a finalist for the Houston Independent School District Secondary Teacher of the Year award.
HR 2361 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Idaena Wade for being named Teacher of the Year for 2008-2009 at Tina E. Whidby Elementary School in Houston.
HR 2362 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Dara Eng on being named salutatorian of the Evan E. Worthing Senior High School Class of 2009 in Houston.
HR 2363 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Nicole Benjamin on her selection as the 2009 Teacher of the Year by Parker Elementary School in Houston.
HR 2364 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Galveston Mayor Lyda Ann Thomas for her support of Juneteenth activities.
HR 2365 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Dr. Ben Raimer for his longtime support of Juneteenth events in Galveston.
HR 2366 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Maggie and Ennis Williams for their contributions to Juneteenth celebrations in Galveston.
HR 2367 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Dwayne Jones for his support of Juneteenth activities.
HR 2368 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Douglas Matthews for his support of Juneteenth activities.
HR 2515 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the life of U.S. Army Specialist Rodney Jerome Johnson of Houston.
HR 2592 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Georgia Provost of Houston for her contributions to the community.
HR 2593 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Dr. Ulysses Watkins of Houston for his contributions to his fellow citizens.
HR 2594 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Sister Stella Mae Nash for her service to the Houston community.
HR 2595 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Linda Pravda Horowitz of Houston for her service to her community.
HR 2596 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Delores Hadnott of Houston for her community service.
HR 2597 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Howard E. Jefferson of Houston for his contributions to his fellow citizens.
HR 2598 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Rabbi Jack Segal of Houston for his contributions to his fellow citizens.
HR 2599 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Brenda Rogers of Houston for her contributions to her community.
HR 2600 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Ruthie Hatton of Houston for her community service.
HR 2601 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Steve Greenberg for his support of Juneteenth activities in Galveston.
HR 2602 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Tilman Fertitta for his support of Juneteenth activities in Galveston.
HR 2603 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Jim Jamail for his support of Juneteenth activities in Galveston.
HR 2604 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Harold T. Thomas for his support of Juneteenth activities in Galveston.
HR 2605 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Heber Taylor for his support of Juneteenth activities in Galveston.
HR 2606 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Elizabeth Beasley of Houston for her contributions to the community.
HR 2607 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Rabbi Roy A. Walter of Houston for his service to the community.
HR 2608 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Cynthia Pharms of Houston for her contributions to the community.
HR 2609 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Mary Seamore of Houston for her contributions to the community.
HR 2610 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Reverend Darrell Martin for his service to the Houston community.
HR 2611 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Lenora "Doll" Carter of the Houston Forward Times for her contributions to the community.
HR 2612 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Rabbi Joseph Ruben Radinsky of Houston for his service to the community.
HR 2613 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Sandra Massie Hines for her contributions to her fellow citizens.
HR 2614 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Vergie Miller of Houston for her contributions to the community.
HR 2615 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Pastor Jeff Berger for his contributions to the Houston community.
HR 2616 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Rabbi Samuel E. Karff of Houston for his contributions.
HR 2617 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Claude Cummings of Houston for his contributions to the community.
HR 2618 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Rabbi Ranon Teller of Congregation Brith Shalom for his contributions to the Greater Houston community.
HR 2619 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Hazzan David Propis of Congregation Beth Yeshurun in Houston for his contributions to the community.
HR 2782 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Houston chapter of Hadassah for its contributions to the community.
HR 2783 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Reverend Keefe Cropper of Westbury United Methodist Church in Houston for his contributions to the community.
HR 2784 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Jewish Herald-Voice for its contributions to the Houston community.
HR 2785 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Jewish Family Service for its contributions to the Houston community.
HR 2797 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Marsha Lister for her service as the recreation and facility manager of Sunnyside Park in Houston.
HR 2802 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Rabbi Gidon Moskovitz and his wife, Rebbitzen Malka Moskovitz, of Meyerland Minyan in Houston for their service to the community.
HR 2803 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Dr. Edith Clark for her many years of service to the Sunnyside community in Houston.
HR 2804 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring KCOH general manager Mike Petrizzo of Houston for his contributions to the community.
HR 2867 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Rabbi Shimon Lazaroff of Houston for his contributions through Chabad Lubavitch of Texas.
81st 1st Called Session
HB 17 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to establishing legislative district volunteer emergency response teams.
79th Regular Session
HB 922 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to bridge improvement and safety.
HB 923 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to the location of concrete stockpiles at certain portable concrete crushing facilities.
HB 924 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to the location of concrete stockpiles at certain portable concrete crushing facilities.
HB 1096 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Record vote
Caption: Relating to the regulation of dogs in certain municipalities; creating an offense.
HB 1384 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to reimbursements to certain urban hospitals under the disproportionate share program.
HB 1476 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to regulation of certain sexually suggestive performances at public school events.
HB 1616 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to payments made to certain dentists under the medical assistance program.
HB 3104 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the recognition of law enforcement officers in certain counties.
HR 1 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting privileges of the floor for the House.
HR 388 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Honorable Harold V. Dutton, Jr., of Houston on the occasion of his 60th birthday.
HR 727 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Rules & Resolutions
Caption: Amending the house rules to prohibit the house or its committees from meeting on Martin Luther King, Jr., Day.
HR 1242 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Directing the Office of the Attorney General of Texas to conduct a study to ensure that high gasoline prices in Texas are not the result of consumer fraud and to provide information to help Texas consumers find the lowest possible price for gasoline in their community.
HR 1983 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Steve Shapiro of Houston for his 25 years of service as scoutmaster of Troop 806.
HR 2010 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Requesting the Texas Education Agency to determine whether overly sexually suggestive performances are occurring at school-sponsored events.
HR 2078 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the creation of the Houston Fire Museum Education Center.
HR 2316 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Elisa Klein and Brian Gehr for their dedicated service as reading clerks.
79th 1st Called Session
HB 45 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the addition of certain territory to the Greater Southeast Management District.
HB 77 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to financing children's health insurance.
HB 87 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to the location of concrete stockpiles at certain portable concrete crushing facilities.
HB 117 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation of the South Central Management District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue a bond or similar obligation.
HB 122 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to providing an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the full value of the residence homesteads of individuals 65 years of age or older.
HJR 26 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation the full value of the residence homesteads of persons 65 years of age or older.
HR 307 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Requesting the Texas comptroller of public accounts to notify convenience stores regarding items that are exempt from state sales tax.
HR 380 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Pearlie Cooper for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 31.
HR 381 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Stella Nash for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 68.
HR 382 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring James Brooks for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 132.
HR 383 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Yvette Calloway for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 140.
HR 384 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Willie Belle Boone for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 158.
HR 385 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Lawrence Clark for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 180.
HR 386 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Edna Russel for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 219.
HR 387 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Marshall York for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 223.
HR 388 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring LaVersa Owens for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 237.
HR 389 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Robert Glover for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 240.
HR 390 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Nedzra Ward for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 243.
HR 391 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Bessie Swindle for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 271.
HR 392 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Thyra Banks for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 276.
HR 393 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Margaret Jenkins for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 294.
HR 394 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Edith Clark for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 295.
HR 395 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Doris Fears for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 422.
HR 396 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Helen Hudson for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 542.
HR 397 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Betty Smith for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 564.
HR 398 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Ollie Brooks for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 573.
HR 409 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Linda Thompson for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 425.
HR 410 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Curtis McDonald for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 685.
HR 411 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Deandrea Woody for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 424.
HR 412 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Alan Guttman for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 403.
HR 413 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Morris Dante for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 315.
HR 414 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Michael Maddi for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 314.
HR 415 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Sheila Blake for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 291.
HR 416 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Helen Viola for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 287.
HR 417 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Thomas Lane for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 8.
HR 418 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Almee Turney for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 14.
HR 419 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Stephen Honore for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 17.
HR 420 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Stephanie Twardowski for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 146.
HR 421 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Debra Kerner for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 255.
HR 422 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Mark Lee for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 281.
HR 423 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Scherie Townes for serving as a Harris County precinct chair for precinct 284.
HR 424 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Clara Caldwell for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 392.
HR 425 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Ruby Randle for serving as Harris County Democratic Precinct Chair of precinct 541.
79th 2nd Called Session
HB 41 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to the location of concrete stockpiles at certain portable concrete crushing facilities.
HB 42 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Property Tax Relief, Select
Caption: Relating to providing an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the full value of the residence homesteads of individuals 65 years of age or older.
HB 43 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the addition of certain territory to the Greater Southeast Management District.
HB 44 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation of the South Central Management District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue a bond or similar obligation.
HB 45 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to financing children's health insurance.
79th 3rd Called Session
HB 122 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Pensions and Investments
Caption: Relating to the benefits of, and participation as a retiree in, the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HB 123 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools.
HB 124 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to authorizing an increase in the minimum amount of the local option residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for the elderly and disabled and increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from school district taxation for the elderly and disabled.
HJR 32 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize an increase in the minimum amount of the local option residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for the elderly and disabled and an increase in the maximum amount of the residence homestead exemption from school district taxation for the elderly and disabled.
HR 269 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Carmen Gutierrez on her retirement from the field of education.
78th Regular Session
HB 1265 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the office locations of certain persons with regard to the practice of optometry.
HB 1585 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to reimbursements to certain urban hospitals under the disproportionate share program.
HB 1811 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the appointment of board members to cultural arts councils in certain populous counties and municipalities.
HB 1812 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the location and operation of a concrete crushing facility.
HB 2134 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to motor vehicle insurance for certain minors.
HB 2135 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to access to specialist physicians under certain health benefit plan coverage.
HB 2299 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Infrastructure Dev & Security
Caption: Relating to the issuance of Texas Juneteenth special license plates.
HB 2789 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to a limitation on property owners' associations.
HB 2790 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to property owners and property owners' associations.
HR 1865 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the importance of Juneteenth.
HR 2024 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring T. C. Turner and Shannon Steward for their dedicated service as reading clerks.
78th 2nd Called Session
HCR 7 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Granting each house of the Texas State 78th Legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days.
HCR 9 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Granting each house of the 78th Legislature, 2nd Called Session, permission to adjourn for more than three days.
78th 3rd Called Session
HCR 9 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days.
HCR 17 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days.
HR 173 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing October 6, 2003, as Physician Assistant Day.
77th Regular Session
HB 1651 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of optometrists and therapeutic optometrists to form certain professional associations.
HB 2224 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on discrimination against criminal offenders in the sale or rental of a dwelling.
HB 2287 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the authority of a hospital to share with certain attending physicians reimbursements for services provided to patients under the medical assistance program.
HB 2342 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the location of, and aggregate piles maintained by the operators of, portable rock crushing machines.
HB 3115 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to notice requirements for certain permits under the Clean Air Act.
HB 3116 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to reducing the amount of particulate matter released from stockpiled aggregate materials.
HB 3117 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to reducing air pollution caused by particulates from aggregate stockpiles and rock crushing machines.
HB 3118 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to regulate facilities that produce, discharge, or emit pollutants.
HB 3119 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of mobile rock crushing machines.
HCR 240 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Granting the house and senate permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period begining on April 11, 2001 and ending on April 17, 2001.
HR 325 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Harry E. Johnson for being elected general president of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
HR 495 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting the Texas Emancipation Juneteenth Cultural and Historical Commission and Juneteenth USA permission to use the house chamber on June 1, 2001, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
HR 941 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Lula Belle Goodman of Dewalt.
HR 1001 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring State Representative Helen Giddings for her myriad accomplishments.
HR 1453 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of the Honorable Harry P. Whitworth.
76th Regular Session
HB 1368 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the site of the Emancipation Juneteenth memorial monument.
HB 1720 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the right to choose a specialist for the performance of certain health care services.
HB 1721 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to use of a drug formulary in certain health benefit plans.
HB 1865 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to the operations of the Texas Emancipation Juneteenth Cultural and Historical Commission.
HB 2080 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to agreements between insurers and certain repair persons or facilities.
HB 2453 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to the authority of physicians and optometrists or therapeutic optometrists to form certain jointly owned entities.
HB 2454 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the penalty applicable to a person who tattoos a person younger than 18 in violation of law.
HB 2455 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to access for certain persons to the medical records of a child.
HB 3056 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the maximum interest rate on a home equity loan.
HB 3057 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to including veterans of certain military conflicts within the definition of a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting.
HCR 239 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Endorsing the exemption of all church facilities from prohibitive and intrusive zoning regulations
HR 383 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting permission for the Juneteenth Emancipation Association to use the house chamber on June 3, 1999, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
HR 414 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Laura Marie Eaton of Houston.
HR 789 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Suzanne Murphy for her academic achievements.
HR 790 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Gretchen Beatty for her academic achievements.
HR 870 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Mother's Day, May 9, 1999.
HR 926 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Five Young Men for their refreshing musical style and positive message.
HR 1080 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1865.
HR 1165 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Mary Elizabeth "Tipper" Gore.
HR 1166 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Lawrence Collins for his legislative service.
75th Regular Session
HB 1216 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the creation and operation of the Texas Emancipation Juneteenth Cultural and Historical Commission.
HB 2120 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to the immediate qualification for an ad valorem tax exemption for certain property acquired by a religious organization.
HB 2808 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to limits on attorney's fees in certain ad valorem tax appeals of real property.
HB 2809 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a state podiatry school.
HCR 139 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to House Administration
Caption: Directing the State Preservation Board to restore the Capitol chapel.
HCR 216 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Encouraging state agencies to convert all future building project documentation into electronic format.
HCR 244 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending Ramsay H. Gillman for his achievements in the automotive industry.
HR 110 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting the Texas Legislative Black Caucus permission to use the house chamber on March 21, 1997.
HR 532 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Colonel John Phillip Crawford, Sr.
HR 624 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting permission for the Juneteenth Emancipation Association to use the house chamber on June 6, 1997.
HR 694 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Deputy Rudy M. Gonzales.
HR 695 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Deputy Ramiro Perez, Jr.
HR 696 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Officer Gary Bryant.
HR 697 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Deputy Wilburn Agy.
HR 698 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Officer Drew Alan Bolin.
HR 699 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Patrolman Michael C. McInnis.
HR 700 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Officer Dawn Erickson.
HR 701 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Deputy Tom Sitton.
HR 702 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Constable Roy V. Richardson.
HR 703 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Deputy Douglas John Noll.
HR 704 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Deputy James Robert Allman.
HR 705 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Corporal Richard D. Barreda.
HR 706 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Trooper Timothy Wade McDermott.
HR 707 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Deputy Randolph Michael Eng.
HR 830 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Corporal Roel Garcia of the Texas Department of Public Safety.
74th Regular Session
HB 44 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the creation of an offense to limit access by children to certain firearms and to firearms safety education for schoolchildren.
HB 392 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to a period of silent reflection or meditation in public schools.
HB 393 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Coauthor Authorized
Caption: Relating to equal access for student religious groups to public school premises for meetings during noninstructional time.
HB 394 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to a period of silence in public schools.
HB 395 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a nonbinding referendum on prayer in public schools.
HB 821 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to a school uniform pilot program.
HB 822 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of employment discrimination against a person based on the person's criminal history record.
HB 1148 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to corporal punishment in certain school districts.
HB 2934 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Civil Practices
Caption: Relating to garnishment of wages for the collection of certain civil judgments.
HCR 39 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Urging the president and the Congress of the United States to continue financial support of Amtrak.
HCR 158 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Directing the State Preservation Board to restore the Capitol chapel.
HJR 113 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Civil Practices
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the garnishment of wages for the collection of a civil judgment.
HR 194 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Honorable Harold V. Dutton, Jr., on the occasion of his 50th birthday.
HR 480 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting the Education Committee of the Legislative Black Caucus permission to use the house chamber on April 21, 1995.
73rd Regular Session
HB 202 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of offenses intended to limit access by children to certain firearms and to firearms safety education for schoolchildren.
HB 251 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to a school uniform pilot program.
HB 252 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to corporal punishment in certain school districts.
HB 856 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to corporal punishment in certain school districts.
HB 1201 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the offense of sale, distribution, or exhibition of lyrics harmful to minors and a requirement that certain recordings be labeled as containing explicit lyrics; providing a penalty.
HB 1381 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to equal access for non-curriculum-related student groups, including student prayer groups, to public school premises for meetings during noninstructional time.
HB 1382 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to bail for persons charged with felonies under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HB 1383 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the selection of a grand jury and to procedures before the grand jury.
HB 2311 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of employment discrimination against a person based on the person's criminal history record.
HB 2312 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call in committee
Caption: Relating to the composition of certain state representative districts.
HCM 1183 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Recognizing Rachelle McHenry for her service and dedication to the Texas Legislative Black Caucus during the 73rd legislature.
HCM 1184 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Nichelle Antionette Turner for her service to the Legislative Black Caucus and for successfully completing the Texas Bar Exam.
HCR 53 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Extending an invitation to President Bill Clinton to address a joint session of the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Texas.
HR 405 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting the Legislative Black Caucus permission to use the House Chamber on May 8, 1993.
HR 762 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the memory of the Reverend E. Stanley Branch.
HR 782 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting Juneteenth USA permission to use the house chamber on Friday, June 18, 1993.
72nd Regular Session
HB 560 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to highway signs directing persons to passenger train stations.
HB 561 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to investigations of violations of the civil rights of persons in the custody of peace officers, jailers, or guards.
HB 562 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to public inspection of pledged goods in possession of a pawnbroker.
HB 563 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to bail for persons charged with felonies under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HB 564 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.
HB 565 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to the reporting and investigation of suspected cases of abuse or neglect in nursing homes and facilities operated by the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation.
HB 566 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to a nonbinding referendum on the question of using corporal punishment in addition to existing punishment for crimes.
HB 567 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to certain purchases of aluminum material.
HB 568 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to equal pay for equal work.
HB 569 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place.
HB 1013 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the continuation and operation of the Texas Cosmetology Commission; providing penalties.
HB 1014 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the polygraph examination of a complainant of a sexual assault.
HB 1015 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain sales of cigarette rolling paper; providing a penalty.
HB 1016 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call in committee
Caption: Relating to appropriations for highway signs directing persons to train stations.
HB 1017 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the offense of sale, distribution, or exhibition of lyrics harmful to minors and a requirement that certain recordings be labeled as containing explicit lyrics; providing a penalty.
HB 1018 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to equal access for non-curriculum-related students groups, including student prayer groups, to public school premises for meetings during noninstructional time.
HB 1019 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the availability of a personal bond for a person charged with a felony controlled substances offense.
HB 1407 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to prohibiting employment discrimination against a person based on the person's criminal history record.
HB 1639 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to the offense of theft of service involving property held under a rental agreement.
HB 1640 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the appointment of deputy police and fire chiefs in certain municipalities.
HB 2566 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to retirement benefits and insurance premiums for the month in which a retired teacher or the survivor of a retired teacher dies.
HB 2567 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Vote reconsidered in committee
Caption: Relating to regulating cancellation of insurance agency contracts.
HB 2829 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Calendars
Caption: Relating to the resale of beer by certain distributors.
HCR 34 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Requesting the State Board of Education to require instruction relating to current criminal laws of this state.
HCR 157 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Encouraging manufacturers, distributors and retailers of electronic recordings to label their products having provocative content.
HR 206 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Extending a Valentine's greeting to the ladies of the house--members, officers, and employees.
HR 266 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Requesting the division of emergency management to conduct a study of the means by which shelters can be provided to the public in case of nuclear war or other similar disaster.
HR 314 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Alice Armstead on the occasion of her 100th birthday.
HR 517 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Robert Daniel Henderson.
HR 589 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
Caption: Encouraging producers, manufacturers, distributors, and retailers of electronic recordings to label those products that contain offensive, explicit, or provocative lyrics.
HR 615 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Requesting the State Department of Highways and Public Transportation to place along the highways in the state highway system signs that provide directions to the nearest railroad station served by passenger trains.
HR 667 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
Caption: Endorsing the concept of equal access for all non-curriculum-related student groups, including student prayer groups, to public school premises for meetings during noninstructional time.
HR 1005 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Designating May 25, 1991, as Cantu Family Reunion Day.
HR 1006 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending V. Michael McKay.
HR 1088 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Encouraging all producers, manufacturers, distributors, and retailers of electronic recordings to label those products that contain offensive, explicit, or provocative lyrics.
72nd 2nd Called Session
HR 67 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Extending birthday greetings to Representative Fred Blair.
72nd 4th Called Session
HCR 2 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Inviting Governor Ann W. Richards to address the 4th Called Session of the 72nd Legislature in Joint Session on Tuesday, November 10, 1992.
71st Regular Session
HB 268 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the same-day registration of voters at a polling place.
HB 269 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to highway signs directing persons to passenger train stations.
HB 270 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the provision of services relating to dental extractions and complications from extractions under the medical assistance program.
HB 271 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to prayer in public schools before school hours.
HB 272 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the reemployment of a teacher by a school district.
HB 273 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to instruction in criminal law in public schools.
HB 274 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the offense of impersonating a peace officer by a licensed security officer and to the clear identification of the vehicle of a licensed security officer or security company.
HB 275 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of unlawful carrying of a weapon.
HB 276 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain offenses of possession under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HB 277 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the forfeiture of certain real property of repeat offenders under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HB 934 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: No action taken in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to bail for persons charged with felonies under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HB 935 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to public inspection of pledged goods in possession of a pawnbroker.
HB 936 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to the reporting and investigation of suspected cases of abuse or neglect in nursing homes and facilities operated by the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation.
HB 937 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the provision of certain material and facilities by service station operators; providing a penalty.
HB 938 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of the requirement by a business that a credit card be presented for the acceptance of a check; providing a penalty.
HB 939 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
Caption: Relating to the selection and qualifications of jurors.
HB 940 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Railroad Commission of Texas to approve or disapprove municipal laws relating to speed limits for certain trains traveling in municipalities.
HB 941 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to appropriations for the regulation by the Railroad Commission of Texas of speed limits of certain trains traveling through municipalities.
HB 942 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to appropriations for highway signs directing persons to train stations.
HB 1121 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to certain purchases of aluminum material.
HB 1122 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to eligibility for service retirement benefits from, and rates of contribution to, the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HB 1123 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to eligibility for service retirement benefits from, and rates of contributions to, the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HB 1590 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the appointment of deputy police and fire chiefs in certain municipalities.
HB 1894 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to investigations of violations of the civil rights of persons in the custody of peace officers, jailers, or guards.
HB 2572 Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Last Action: Reported from s/c fav. w/o amdt(s)
Caption: Relating to punishment by amputation of a finger or a part of a finger for aggravated offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HCR 19 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Memorializing Congress not to reduce funding of Amtrak service.
HCR 206 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Requesting the State Board of Education to require instruction in certain grades regarding state criminal law.
HR 132 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Inviting the Reverend Jesse Jackson to address the house of representatives.
HR 346 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Billie Carr.
HR 347 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Herbert Joseph Provost.
HR 358 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Ron Brown and inviting him to address the house.
HR 359 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Tamala Edwards.
HR 1031 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Kathryn Mayo Schmidt.
HR 1138 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Motion to suspend rules lost
Caption: Requesting the Criminal Justice Policy Council to study the issue of amputation of a finger as punishment for certain offenses.
71st 2nd Called Session
HB 102 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to investigations of violations of the civil rights of persons in the custody of peace officers, jailers, or guards.
HB 103 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.
HB 115 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Labor & Employment Rel.
Caption: Relating to equal pay for equal work.
HR 166 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Expressing legislative sentiment against further restrictions on abortion.
71st 3rd Called Session
HCR 18 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
Caption: Granting Ray F. and Faye D. Gray Wilson permission to sue the State of Texas.
71st 4th Called Session
HCR 54 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Granting Ray and Faye Wilson permission to sue the State of Texas.
70th Regular Session
HB 243 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to reporting and investigation of suspected cases of abuse or neglect in nursing homes and state institutions and schools.
HB 244 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to the provision of services relating to dental extractions and complications from extractions under the medical assistance program.
HB 245 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to the creation of an offense of going on the premises of an airport with a firearm, explosive weapon, or illegal knife.
HB 246 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to prayer in public schools before school hours.
HB 671 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Judiciary
Caption: Relating to the age at which a child may be prosecuted for a felony.
HB 870 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to prohibited investments for funds under the control of a state-supported institution of higher education.
HB 1013 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably w/amdt(s)
Caption: Relating to the provision of certain material and facilities by service station operators; providing a penalty.
HB 1014 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of the requirement of a business that a credit card be presented for the acceptance of a check; providing a penalty.
HB 1015 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the requirement that smoke detectors be installed in the Capitol.
HB 1253 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the imposition, application, rates, collection, administration, and civil and criminal enforcement of various state taxes, providing penalties, and declaring an emergency.
HB 1254 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation or of a community center to place a facility for the mentally ill in a residential neighborhood.
HB 1255 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to a bank holiday on June 19.
HB 1256 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported from s/c with substitute
Caption: Relating to certain notice requirements before an employer may merge or shut down a place of employment; providing a penalty.
HB 1257 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to instruction in criminal law in public schools.
HB 1258 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the reemployment of a teacher by a school district.
HB 1677 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation and operation of the Rail Passenger Service Commission.
HB 2013 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Comm. laid on table subj. to call
Caption: Relating to the financing of transportation related projects which conserve energy or have the potential of reducing the future consumption of energy from resources made available through the "Stripper Oil Well Overcharge Fund".
HB 2014 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
Caption: Relating to funding of ridesharing activities by the State Highway and Public Transportation Commission.
HB 2015 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to public inspection of pledged goods in possession of a pawnbroker.
HB 2016 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the offense of impersonating a peace officer by a licensed security officer and to the clear identification of the vehicle of a licensed security officer or security company.
HB 2017 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to motor vehicles that alternately use railroad tracks; providing a civil penalty.
HB 2261 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the merging of County Auditor with the County Treasurer in certain counties.
HCR 45 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to House Administration
Caption: Inviting the Reverend Jesse Jackson to address a joint session.
HCR 177 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Requesting convenience stores not to sell cigarette papers without loose tobacco.
HR 176 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Creating the Special Interim Committee to Study Rail Passenger Service in Texas.
HR 261 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Inviting the Reverend Jesse Jackson to address the house of representatives.
HR 443 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Commending Paula Moya Martinez and the East End Art Committee.
HR 444 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Honoring the Sunnyside Neighborhood Center.
HR 631 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Commending Brenda Rose Vonjoe.
70th 2nd Called Session
HB 20 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to funding the operation of state and local government and providing the necessary provisions for the administration and enforcement thereof.
HR 23 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Creating a special committee to investigate impeachment of the governor.
HR 206 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Honoring the Park Place neighborhood of Houston.
69th Regular Session
HB 31 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the selection of delegates to national presidential nominating conventions; providing a penalty.
HB 47 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to investments in businesses with interests in South Africa by public institutions of higher education.
HB 50 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the vote required for nomination in a primary election.
HB 222 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the appointment of assistant police chiefs in certain cities.
HB 367 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the selection of delegates to national presidential nominating conventions; providing a penalty.
HB 471 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of the requirement by a business that a credit card be presented for the acceptance of a check; providing a penalty.
HB 601 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the regulation of health spa services; providing penalties.
HB 602 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to reimbursement of a hospital supported by public funds for medical care or treatment provided to a nonresident indigent patient.
HB 603 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to prohibited investments for funds under the control of a state-supported institution of higher education.
HB 604 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: No action taken in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the provision of telephones in certain public facilities for the sole use of the news media; providing penalty.
HB 605 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
Caption: Relating to the requirement that smoke detectors be installed in the State Capitol.
HB 606 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: No action taken in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the provision of certain material and facilities by service station operators; providing a penalty.
HB 660 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to requiring an institution of higher education to include a compulsory course on multicultural education as a part of its teacher education program.
HB 750 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to an appropriation for the study of rail passenger service.
HB 751 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to the rail passenger service study fund.
HB 752 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to the creation of, the funding for, and an appropriation to the Rail Passenger Service Commission.
HB 753 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the composition of certain representative districts.
HB 925 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain state agencies to place facilities in residential neighborhoods.
HB 1095 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
Caption: Relating to official identification cards for justices of the peace.
HB 1372 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to amending Section 8, Firemen's and Policeman's Civil Service Act (Article 1269m, VTCS) to authorize the fire chief or police chief in any city having a population of 1,500,000 or more to appoint persons to command staff positions under certain circumstances; and declaring an emergency.
HB 1773 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the uniforms worn by certain private security guards.
HB 1774 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to disclosure of bank charges.
HCR 54 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to House Administration
Caption: Creating the Joint Committee to Study Rail Passenger Service in Texas.
HR 76 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Honoring Minister Louis Farrakhan of Chicago.
68th Regular Session
HB 294 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to the regulation of health spa service.
HB 295 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Committee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the packaging and sale of nonprescription drugs.
HB 387 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of the requirement by a business that a credit card be presented for the acceptance of a check.
HB 629 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to investments in businesses with interests in South Africa by public institutions of higher education.
HB 630 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of premature infants to receive the medical care provided for crippled children.
HB 631 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Withdrawn by Author
Caption: Relating to the reimbursement of certain hospital districts for services rendered to nonresident patients.
HB 974 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Law Enforcement
Caption: Relating to the failure of a police officer employed by a municipality to enforce the laws of this state.
HB 975 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: See remarks
Caption: Relating to the creation of a special fund in the state treasury to be used for the continuing legal education of municipal court judges.
HB 976 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: See remarks
Caption: Relating to the display of gasoline prices by service stations; providing a penalty.
HB 977 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to reimbursement of a hospital supported by public funds for medical care or treatment provided to a nonresident indigent patient.
HB 1166 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to an appropriation to the house of representatives for conducting a study on rail passenger service in Texas.
HB 1167 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to a seizure of property under a landlord's lien.
HB 1168 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to the requirement that smoke detectors be installed in the state capitol.
HB 1460 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the authority of the commissioners court to set court costs in certain misdemeanor cases in certain counties.
HB 1641 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to payments to convicts on discharge or release from the penitentiary.
HB 1658 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to a temporary increase of the operator's license fee to fund a study on rail passenger service.
HB 2278 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Caption: Relating to the factors that may be considered in determining the best interest of a child in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.
HCR 49 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Filed without the Governor's signature
Caption: Granting Onoray Davis and Onoray Davis Trucking Company, Inc. permission to sue the State of Texas and the State Department of Highways and Public Transportation.
HR 214 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Commending the Reverend E. Stanley Branch.
HR 249 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Continuing the House Joint Committee to Study Rail Passenger Service in Texas.
HR 264 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Congratulating the Honorable Harold Washington on his election as mayor of Chicago.
68th 1st Called Session
HB 19 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on County Affairs
Caption: Relating to reimbursement of a hospital supported by public funds for medical care or treatment provided to a nonresident indigent patient.
HB 20 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the requirement that smoke detectors be installed in the state capitol.
68th 2nd Called Session
HB 62 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
Caption: Relating to an appropriation to the house of representatives to fund a study of rail passenger service.
HB 63 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
Caption: Relating to an appropriation to the Railroad Commission of Texas to fund a study of rail passenger service.
HCR 25 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Recognizing Emancipation Day in Texas, June 19.
HR 19 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Commending Evelyn Virginia Sims McNeil.
67th Regular Session
HB 795 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably with amendments
Caption: Relating to the appointment of assistant and deputy police chiefs in certain cities.
HB 983 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to inspection and approval by a political subdivision of a repair to a residential natural gas system.
HB 984 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to school lunches for senior citizens.
HB 985 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the parent-child relationship and to determination, payment, collection, and enforcement of child support.
HB 986 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to certain repairs made to motor vehicles.
HB 987 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the sale of items by certain supermarkets on consecutive Saturdays and Sundays.
HB 988 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to distribution of voter registration application forms at assemblies in which high school graduating classes participate.
HB 989 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the amount of money an inmate is entitled to receive when released or discharged from a penitentiary.
HB 990 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to intercity rail passenger services.
HB 991 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably with amendments
Caption: Relating to speed limits of trains traveling through municipalities.
HB 992 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to highway signs directing persons to passenger train stations.
HB 993 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to hospitals' liens on certain causes of action.
HB 1004 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Transportation
Caption: Relating issuance by the Department of Public Safety of certain information contained in drivers' license records.
HB 1005 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to rights of employees of the state and its political subdivisions.
HB 1006 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Business and Industry
Caption: Relating to serving children's portions to senior citizens by restaurants.
HB 1122 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to reimbursement of certain hospital districts for services rendered to nonresident patients.
HB 1259 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to the right of elderly persons in certain counties to obtain a free copy of the deed to their residential homesteads.
HB 1260 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to investment in businesses with interests in South Africa by public institutions of higher education.
HB 1641 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to the continuing legal education of certain municipal court judges and to certain related duties of city secretaries.
HB 1642 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Comm. report printed & sent to Comm. on Local & Consent Cal.
Caption: Relating to the creation of a special fund in the State Treasury to be used for the continuing legal education of municipal court judges.
HB 1643 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Caption: Relating to persons authorized to conduct marriage ceremonies
HB 1884 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to supplemental appropriations to Texas Southern University.
HB 1945 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Comm. report printed & sent to Comm. on Local & Consent Cal.
Caption: Relating to who is authorized to conduct a marriage ceremony.
HB 2113 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Transportation
Caption: Relating to the selection and compensation of members of boards of certain metropolitan transit authorities.
HB 2259 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
Caption: Relating to appropriations for highway signs directing persons to passenger train stations.
HB 2260 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
Caption: Relating to appropriations for the regulation of speed limits of trains traveling through municipalities.
HB 2261 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
Caption: Relating to appropriations of intercity rail passenger services.
HB 2369 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation of a Texas Board of Licensure for Hygenic Massage owners and employees.
HCR 64 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending Amtrak.
HCR 86 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the Houston Grand Opera on its 25th anniversary.
HCR 106 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Transportation
Caption: Memorializing Congress not to reduce Amtrak funding.
HCR 107 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Declaring certain days for special statewide observance.
HCR 145 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Comm. report printed & sent to Comm. on Local & Consent Cal.
Caption: Declaring certain days for special observances honoring railroad pioneers.
HCR 171 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the Houston Rockets of the NBA.
HCR 221 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Creating a special committee to study intercity rail passenger service in Texas.
HJR 82 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the membership of the State Commission on Judicial Conduct and the authority to reprimand, censure, or prohibit future judicial office or assignment of retired and former judges.
67th 1st Called Session
HB 95 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Transportation
Caption: Relating to highway signs directing persons to passenger train stations.
HB 96 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Transportation
Caption: Relating to intercity rail passenger services.
HB 97 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Transportation
Caption: Relating to speed limits of trains traveling through municipalities.
HR 75 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Honoring Mark Henry Hannah, Jr.
67th 2nd Called Session
HB 14 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
Caption: Relating to the appointment of assistant and deputy police chiefs in certain cities.
HB 17 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Security and Sanctions
Caption: Relating to the amount of money an inmate is entitled to receive when released or discharged from a penitentary.
66th Regular Session
HB 641 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the taxation of mobile homes under the motor vehicle sales tax.
HB 642 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Relating to disclosures required of auto repair dealers.
HB 872 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Failed to pass to third reading
Caption: Relating to regional planning commissions.
HB 942 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Ordered not printed
Caption: Relating to state funding for kindergarten.
HB 943 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Relating to the construction of wills and trusts containing provisions for a maximum marital deduction allowable by federal law.
HB 944 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Prohibiting a charge for the use of a toilet in certain places.
HB 945 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to serving children's portions to senior citizens by restaurants.
HB 946 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to industrial regulations wherein all industry is encouraged to maximize production to satisfy all true economic, domestic, foreign and surplus needs.
HB 947 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to a housing rehabilitation program for blighted residential areas.
HB 948 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to issuance by the Department of Public Safety of certain information contained in driver's license records.
HB 949 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to enforcement of the Deceptive Trade Practices - Consumer Protection Act by the attorney general and by district and county attorneys.
HB 1016 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to a declaration of Emancipation Day in Texas as a legal holiday.
HB 1198 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Employment Practices
Caption: Relating to the state minimum wage.
HB 1199 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of discrimination by certain alcoholic beverage licensees and permittees.
HB 1279 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the use of employees in construction projects who have violated an immigration or naturalization law or rule.
HB 1327 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Placed on daily General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the appointment of deputy police chiefs in certain cities.
HB 1329 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the membership and election of the governing bodies of certain cities.
HB 1330 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to investments in businesses with interests in South Africa by public institutions of higher education.
HB 1487 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Relating to the amount of money an inmate is entitled to recieve when released or discharged from a penitentiary.
HB 1488 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the sale of items by certain supermarkets on consecutive Saturdays and Sundays.
HB 1489 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Employment Practices
Caption: Relating to unemployment compensation benefits.
HB 1688 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Motion lost to suspend reg order (to consider on 2nd reading)
Caption: Relating to reimbursement of certain hospital districts for services rendered to nonresident patients.
HCR 55 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Inviting the Reverend Jesse Jackson to address a joint session of the house and senate.
HCR 71 Author: Edwards, Al
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Memorializing Congress to halt elimination of passenger train service.
HR 104 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Authorizing House members to pay for employee parking in state lots.
HR 150 Author: Edwards, Al
Caption: Commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the United States Supreme Court decision in Brown vs. Board of Education.