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Legislation authored by Robert Puente

Includes legislation with Robert Puente as the primary author for the 72nd through 80th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

80th Regular Session
HB 3 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the management of the water resources of the state, including the protection of instream flows and freshwater inflows, and to the management of groundwater in the area regulated by the Edwards Aquifer Authority and to the operations and oversight of the authority.
HB 4 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to water conservation.
HB 567 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the state registry of paternity.
HB 568 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to the requirements for an affidavit of voluntary relinquishment of parental rights and to the inheritance rights of certain parents.
HB 619 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Caption: Relating to the involuntary termination of the parent-child relationship.
HB 620 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Relating to retroactive child support and notification in cases involving an anticipated adoption that is not completed.
HB 708 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to Celebrate Freedom Week in public schools.
HB 709 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to information regarding umbilical cord blood options.
HB 895 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Law Enforcement
Caption: Relating to accident report forms prepared by the Department of Public Safety and the release of information included on an accident report.
HB 1032 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to amendments to regional water plans.
HB 1033 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the threshold amount at which certain water districts are required to solicit competitive bids before awarding certain contracts.
HB 1292 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Relating to the management of groundwater in the area regulated by the Edwards Aquifer Authority and to the operations and oversight of the authority.
HB 1565 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Bexar Metropolitan Water District.
HB 1656 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to regulation of irrigation systems and irrigators.
HB 1657 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the protection and use of intellectual property by the executive administrator of the Texas Water Development Board.
HB 2108 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the deadline for the Parks and Wildlife Department, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, and the Texas Water Development Board to complete priority instream flow studies of the state's rivers and streams.
HB 2109 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to additional criminal law magistrates in Bexar County and proceedings before those magistrates.
HB 2286 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to an interim study committee on the authority of a chief appraiser to audit a rendition statement or property report delivered to the chief appraiser.
HB 2561 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the authority of a water and sewer utility to acquire property by eminent domain.
HB 2562 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to water utility systems consolidated under a single tariff.
HB 2577 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the exchange of information among certain governmental entities concerning at-risk youth.
HB 2578 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to the permissible uses of the state highway fund.
HB 2654 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the use of an injection well to inject nonhazardous brine from a desalination operation or to inject nonhazardous drinking water treatment residuals.
HB 2655 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Testimony taken in committee
Caption: Relating to certificates of public convenience and necessity for water service and sewer service.
HB 2698 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to delegate the approval of change orders.
HB 2792 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities to utilize bid and contract alternatives.
HB 2793 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Land & Resource Management
Caption: Relating to the subdivision of certain tracts of land for which a plat is required.
HB 2794 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: No action taken in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the requirements for granting a certificate of convenience and necessity that includes the construction of an electric generating facility that uses wind power.
HB 3017 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the certification of water treatment specialists.
HB 3018 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the assessment of charges by certain local governments to fund a stormwater permitting program under federal law.
HB 3098 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to the fees imposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality in connection with plans that are subject to review and approval under the commission's rules for the protection of the Edwards Aquifer.
HB 3481 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to disclosure and availability of certain information concerning certain officers of regional water planning groups.
HB 3561 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of certain courts to dispose of separate felony and misdemeanor charges pending against the same defendant.
HB 3562 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Judiciary
Caption: Relating to eligibility of certain judges to be named on a list of retired and former judges.
HB 3644 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to designation of certain customer bill payment assistance program costs as an expense of operation that is a first lien against revenue securing certain public securities or obligations.
HB 3769 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of an employee of a political subdivision of this state to be a member of the governing body of certain state agencies.
HB 3770 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the acquisition of road powers by a municipal utility district.
HB 3771 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the issuance of bonds by a municipality for a defined area in an abolished municipal utility district.
HB 3772 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the provision of water service to an area of land on release of the land from a certificate of public convenience and necessity of a rural water supply corporation.
HB 3773 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the provision of water service to an area of land on release of the land from the certificate of public convenience and necessity of a rural water supply corporation.
HB 3774 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the performance standards for plumbing fixtures sold in this state.
HB 3775 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to performance standards for plumbing fixtures sold in this state.
HB 3776 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Water Development Board to approve the regional water plan for Region L and include the plan in the state water plan.
HB 3997 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to the Uniform Parentage Act, termination of parental rights, and matters relating to determination of paternity.
HB 4127 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Southern Travis Special Utility District; providing authority to issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HCR 223 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Requesting the Texas Water Development Board to identify critical water communities that it projects may see their water demand exceed supply in future years.
HJR 87 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit the purposes for which revenues from motor vehicle registration fees, taxes on motor fuels and lubricants, and certain revenues received from the federal government may be used.
HR 2 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Adopting the Housekeeping Resolution for the House of Representatives of the 80th Legislature.
HR 465 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Mario Ward of Live Oak for his myriad contributions to the city of Live Oak.
HR 486 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 20, 2007, as Viva San Antonio Day at the State Capitol.
HR 1616 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group, LLP, on the 60th anniversary of its founding.
HR 1996 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Laura Steele Elementary School in San Antonio on being named the 2007 Casey Award winner for the Elementary School Site of the Year.
HR 2581 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Sandy Rodesney for her Capitol career with the State of Texas.
HR 2921 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 3.
HR 2937 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the leadership of King Ranch on their active role as stewards and conservators of our natural resources.
79th Regular Session
HB 536 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Judiciary
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of county courts at law in Bexar County.
HB 614 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to foster care payments for certain children.
HB 615 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to a defendant's right to appear by counsel in certain misdemeanor cases.
HB 666 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to executory contracts for conveyance.
HB 1168 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Judiciary
Caption: Relating to community supervision and corrections departments and to the immunity of certain judges for administrative acts in connection with those departments.
HB 1222 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to the fee a county tax assessor-collector may charge for assessing and collecting ad valorem taxes for certain river authorities.
HB 1223 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to performance standards for toilets sold in this state.
HB 1224 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a study of the effects of take-or-pay contracts on water conservation.
HB 1225 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the grounds for an exemption from cancellation of a water right for nonuse.
HB 1226 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to water conservation.
HB 1311 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring a course in multicultural or gender studies in baccalaureate degree programs at public institutions of higher education.
HB 1625 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the compensation of district judges in Bexar County.
HB 1698 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipal electric utilities to invest funds held in a decommissioning trust.
HB 1707 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to county jail population reports.
HB 1905 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of county courts at law in Bexar County.
HB 2045 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to incorporation of a water supply and sewer service corporation as a nonprofit corporation.
HB 2046 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the open meetings law to actions taken by certain directors of a water district; providing a criminal penalty.
HB 2047 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of water and sewer utility services.
HB 2317 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the seizure of property by law enforcement and to the treatment of that property in a criminal proceeding.
HB 2318 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the dismissal of certain misdemeanor charging instruments in a criminal case.
HB 2423 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to discrimination by a groundwater conservation district against landowners whose land is enrolled or participating in a federal conservation program.
HB 2424 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the consideration of historic or existing use in the regulation of pumping by a groundwater conservation district.
HB 2425 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the procedure for approval of certain amendments to a water right.
HB 2426 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the creation or enforcement of certain restrictive covenants that undermine water conservation.
HB 2427 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to water conservation specialty license plates.
HB 2428 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/06
Caption: Relating to water and energy saving performance standards for commercial prerinse spray valves.
HB 2429 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to water and energy saving performance standards for commercial clothes-washing machines.
HB 2430 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a rainwater harvesting evaluation committee and to standards for harvested rainwater.
HB 2431 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to amendments to regional water plans.
HB 2432 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the plugging of abandoned or deteriorated water wells.
HB 2433 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to granting to the Upton County Water District the powers and duties of a groundwater conservation district.
HB 2434 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to submetering and allocation of water service.
HB 2490 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the availability of a pretrial diversion program for certain defendants.
HB 2491 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the administration and collection of ad valorem taxes, including the transfer of an ad valorem tax lien and a contract for foreclosure of an ad valorem tax lien; amending, correcting, and clarifying the Tax Code, Property Code, and Civil Practice and Remedies Code.
HB 2492 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain persons to bring suit to require an appraisal district or appraisal review board to comply with applicable law.
HB 2541 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to exempting interbasin transfers of water rights within regional water planning areas from certain priority requirements.
HB 2542 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the application of the junior priority requirement for a water right authorizing a transfer of water from one river basin in this state to another river basin in this state.
HB 2914 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to requirements and permits for irrigation systems.
HB 2915 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Caption: Relating to the designation of river basins by the Texas Water Development Board.
HB 2916 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on the issuance of a permit for an on-site sewage disposal system in violation of certain local regulations.
HB 3103 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to authorizing measures to support efforts to attract major motor sports racing events to this state.
HB 3467 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to certain practices to improve energy conservation in state buildings.
HB 3565 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to Bexar Metropolitan Water District.
HB 3571 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the consolidation of the Kinney County Groundwater Conservation District into the Edwards Aquifer Authority.
HR 908 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 29, 2005, as VIVA SAN ANTONIO DAY at the State Capitol.
HR 931 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing April 2005 as Optimist International Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
HR 1883 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Jean Dale Manes of San Antonio on the occasion of her 85th birthday.
79th 1st Called Session
HB 40 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the management of the water resources of the state, including the protection of instream flows and freshwater inflows.
HB 41 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the maximum permitted withdrawals and critical period management of groundwater in the area regulated by the Edwards Aquifer Authority and to the operations and oversight of the Edwards Aquifer Authority.
HB 79 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to water conservation.
79th 3rd Called Session
HR 651 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring James M. Mayor for his service to the San Antonio Water System Board.
HR 723 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Honorable Frank L. Madla for his longstanding service in the Texas Legislature.
78th Regular Session
HB 206 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the protection of the natural condition of the beds and banks of state-owned watercourses; providing civil and criminal penalties.
HB 207 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the appearance by a defendant in certain misdemeanor cases.
HB 208 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to persons who may obtain a mechanic's lien on real property.
HB 209 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Texas Lottery Commission to participate in a multijurisdiction lottery game.
HB 283 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to the making of political contributions to or the acceptance of political contributions by statewide officeholders and members of the legislature during the period in which the governor may veto a bill.
HB 305 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Relating to the protection of public freshwater areas; providing a penalty.
HB 487 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a requirement that certain irrigation systems have rain shut-off devices.
HB 488 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to performance standards for toilets sold in the state.
HB 489 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to water and energy saving performance standards for commercial clothes-washing machines.
HB 645 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the creation or enforcement of certain restrictive covenants that undermine water conservation.
HB 667 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the use of appropriations in the Smart Jobs Fund as business location incentives; making an appropriation.
HB 975 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the plugging of abandoned or deteriorated water wells.
HB 990 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to an exemption from the sales and use tax for certain books sold at a school book sale.
HB 991 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the definition of "sexual contact" for purposes of certain sex offenses.
HB 992 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Caption: Relating to foster care payments for certain children.
HB 1150 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the financing of certain local water, conservation, and open-space projects in accordance with the law governing sports and community venue projects.
HB 1151 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the protection by a municipality of a lake that is a source of water supply.
HB 1152 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain nonprofit water supply corporations and sewer service corporations to establish and enforce customer water conservation measures.
HB 1153 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the retirement system for fire fighters and police officers in certain municipalities.
HB 1154 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the authority of counties and municipalities to contract for services to collect forfeited bail bonds.
HB 1542 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to discounts or other forms of pricing flexibility for telecommunications services.
HB 1766 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to free bus service by certain transit authorities on election days.
HB 1977 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to a manifest system to record the transportation of certain liquid wastes.
HB 1978 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to the regulation of outdoor burning of domestic waste.
HB 1979 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to preventing the discharge of untreated wastewater into waters of the state.
HB 1980 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to excepting certain land from the additional tax imposed on the change of use of land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as open-space land.
HB 1981 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to indigent health care, including tertiary care.
HB 1982 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Agriculture and Livestock
Caption: Relating to the sale of cacti; providing a penalty.
HB 2031 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the regulation of stormwater management by certain counties.
HB 2293 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the application of the junior priority requirement for a water right authorizing a transfer of water from one river basin in this state to another river basin in this state.
HB 2294 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Land and Resource Management
Caption: Relating to the issuance of local permits in certain counties.
HB 2659 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to executory contracts for conveyance.
HB 2660 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of minimum levels of water conservation in water conservation plans.
HB 2661 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to the use of graywater.
HB 2662 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipality to sell a water or sewer system without an election.
HB 2663 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of quantifiable goals for drought contingency plans.
HB 2664 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the office of public interest counsel.
HB 2665 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of a task force to evaluate matters regarding water conservation.
HB 2666 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to demonstration and deployment of fuel cells for electric generation.
HB 3082 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the Texas Water Advisory Council.
HB 3083 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the procedure for approval of certain amendments to a water right.
HB 3084 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to increasing the sustainability of the State's building infrastructure.
HB 3085 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Relating to the acquisition, financing, construction, operation, and maintenance of rail facilities by the Texas Department of Transportation; granting the authority to issue bonds.
HB 3337 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the purposes for which state water may be appropriated.
HB 3338 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to the performance of a water audit by a retail public utility providing potable water.
HB 3339 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to powers and duties of the Edwards Aquifer Authority to manage the Edwards Aquifer including groundwater withdrawals, permitting, demand management and transfers.
HB 3340 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to permitting of water rights for instream uses by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
HB 3367 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to requiring water utilities to adopt water rates that encourage conservation and dedicating revenue for conservation programs.
HB 3586 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to powers and duties of the Edwards Aquifer Authority to manage and protect the Edwards Aquifer, the board of directors of the Edwards Aquifer Authority, and revenue bonding authority.
HJR 1 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing the expenditure of motor vehicle fuel taxes and registration fees for rights-of-way for railroads and utilities.
HR 78 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Judson High School Rockets of San Antonio on winning the 2002 Class 5A Division I state football championship.
HR 95 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Bill Head of Austin on his retirement as a security specialist with the Texas House of Representatives.
HR 138 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Robert Perez Puente of San Antonio on his 83rd birthday.
HR 367 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the importance of protecting the Lone Star State's water resources.
HR 398 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the role of the Canary Islanders in the founding of the villa of San Fernando de Bexar.
HR 652 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing April 1, 2003, as San Antonio Legislative Day at the State Capitol.
78th 1st Called Session
HB 87 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
Caption: Relating to the fee a county tax assessor-collector may charge for assessing and collecting ad valorem taxes for a river authority.
HB 88 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the reapportionment of state legislative, congressional, and judicial districts and the creation, function, and duties of the Texas Redistricting Commission.
HJR 1 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the Texas Redistricting Commission to establish legislative and congressional districts and revising constitutional redistricting procedures.
HR 179 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Dury's Gun Shop in San Antonio.
78th 2nd Called Session
HR 6 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming the Dallas Cowboys to San Antonio.
HR 201 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Commending Canon Burris Farris II on his community service.
78th 3rd Called Session
HB 27 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the reapportionment of state legislative, congressional, and judicial districts and the creation, function, and duties of the Texas Redistricting Commission.
HJR 1 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the Texas Redistricting Commission to establish legislative and congressional districts and revising constitutional redistricting procedures.
78th 4th Called Session
HR 36 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Texas Ranger Senior Captain and Chief C. J. Havrda on his retirement from the Texas Department of Public Safety.
HR 75 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring J. J. Amaro for his contributions as a board member of the San Antonio Water System.
HR 238 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Santos A. Encina, Sr., on his retirement as bailiff of the 37th State District Court.
77th Regular Session
HB 53 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Corrections
Caption: Relating to requiring as a condition of release of a child by the Texas Youth Commission that the child obtain a mandatory educational skill level.
HB 54 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to disclosure of information by a newsperson.
HB 56 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the penalty for speeding in a school zone.
HB 59 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to making a voter information guide for judicial elections available to the public on the Internet.
HB 616 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to creating the Office of Natural Resource Public Interest Counsel; creating a criminal penalty.
HB 617 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of neighborhood associations in the enforcement of certain municipal health and safety ordinances.
HB 891 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Texas Lottery Commission to participate in a multistate lottery game.
HB 1606 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the state law enforcement authority of certain federal border patrol agents.
HB 1667 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Pensions and Investments
Caption: Relating to the retirement system for firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities.
HB 1716 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to the establishment and operation of the San Antonio Life Sciences Institute in The University of Texas System.
HB 3186 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to preference to Texas bidders for certain state procurements.
HB 3187 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to youth-related volunteer activity leave for state agency employees.
HB 3188 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the plugging of abandoned or deteriorated water wells.
HB 3189 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the disposition and use of air emission fees.
HB 3190 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the allocation of revenue derived from certain fees and taxes among Texas Department of Transportation districts.
HB 3191 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to the consent of certain municipalities to the inclusion of their extraterritorial jurisdiction in emergency services districts.
HB 3192 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to associate judges appointed by the district courts of Bexar County.
HB 3193 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the number of members of the governing body of certain home-rule municipalities.
HB 3534 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to operating permit fees for air pollutant emissions.
HB 3535 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to rulemaking procedures for the Edwards Aquifer Authority.
HJR 8 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the election and terms of office of the judges of County Courts at Law Nos. 10, 11, and 12 of Bexar County, Texas.
HR 250 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Dr. Henry Cuellar on his appointment as Texas' 102nd secretary of state.
HR 263 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Dr.Anthony B. Constanzo on his retirement as superintendent of the East Central Independent School District in San Antonio.
HR 273 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the San Fernando Cathedral in San Antonio.
HR 408 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Martha Clifton McNeel for her outstanding service to the San Antonio River Authority Board of Directors.
HR 498 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Gilbert Jimenez of San Antonio for his heroic actions.
HR 614 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming to the State Capitol the "Legislator for a Day" essay contest winners from Harry H. Rogers Middle School in San Antonio.
HR 1046 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring George Archer Winters of San Antonio for his devotion to classical music and congratulating him on the 25th anniversary of the Winters Chamber Orchestra.
HR 1237 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sergeant Paul Rangel, Jr., of the San Antonio Police Department.
HR 1280 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Juan Ramon Garcia of San Antonio on earning a National Merit Scholarship.
HR 1281 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Ramon Quintero for his civic service.
HR 1282 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Hershel Adkisson of San Antonio for his notable achievements.
HR 1435 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of former state representative John C. Alaniz of San Antonio.
HR 1436 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Officer John Anthony Riojas of San Antonio.
76th Regular Session
HB 125 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of five judicial districts composed of Bexar County.
HB 235 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to creating the Office of Natural Resource Public Interest Counsel; creating a criminal penalty.
HB 247 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the use of neighborhood associations in the enforcement of certain municipal health and safety ordinances.
HB 248 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to the requirement that a surety notify a principal of a bail bond or the principal's attorney of the surety's intention to surrender the principal.
HB 249 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain requirements imposed by certain insurers as a condition of settlement of a motor vehicle insurance claim.
HB 250 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the use of accomplice witness testimony in a criminal proceeding.
HB 251 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to a limitation on a juvenile's right to appeal after a plea or stipulation of evidence in juvenile court.
HB 399 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for donation of certain environmentally sensitive land.
HB 532 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to the creation of an environmental hotline.
HB 533 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the priority of a water right authorizing a transfer of water from a river basin in this state to another river basin in the same regional water planning area.
HB 561 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of three county courts at law in Bexar County.
HB 863 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of information compiled by a grievance committee of the State Bar of Texas.
HB 864 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to foster care payments for certain children.
HB 865 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to the change of a driver's license or personal identification certificate number of a victim of domestic violence.
HB 866 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to determining the residence address of a candidate for public office.
HB 1153 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Withdrawn from intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the placement of a child in a county detention facility as a condition of probation.
HB 1403 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the probation ordered for certain delinquent conduct and the transfer of jurisdiction by a juvenile court.
HB 1533 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to s/c on Tech & Business by Pres.
Caption: Relating to certain practices relating to the use of attorneys by insurance claimants.
HB 1536 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to the retirement system for firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities.
HB 1537 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to a health care plan for firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities.
HB 1645 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the priority of a water right authorizing a transfer of water from a river basin in this state to another river basin.
HB 1756 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the adoption of a county charter by Bexar County.
HB 1780 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to determining the location for public display of a Texas artifact when the exhibit site is being disputed.
HB 2310 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to certain notice provisions for violations of certain municipal ordinances.
HB 2876 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the referral of cases to certain magistrates.
HB 2987 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to modification of district lines for the election of directors for the Edwards Aquifer Authority.
HB 3399 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the plugging of abandoned or deteriorated water wells.
HB 3499 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to associate judges appointed by the district courts of Bexar County.
HB 3500 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to a licensed bail bondsman's authority to act as a bondsman in a county in which the bondsman is not licensed.
HB 3501 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to requirements for insurers when an insurance claim is filed.
HB 3750 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of telecommunications utilities.
HB 3820 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the issuance of special license plates for elected county officials.
HCR 108 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Urging the United States Department of Transportation to provide additional funding for the Texas Department of Public Safety to increase manpower at the border to perform truck inspections.
HCR 241 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Received from the House
Caption: Honoring the prisoners of war currently being held in Yugoslavia.
HJR 61 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow the voters of certain counties to adopt a charter that restructures and empowers the county government and that may allow the integration of the county government with certain other political subdivisions located, in whole or in part, in the county.
HR 362 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Declaring San Antonio as "The Gateway to Mexico."
HR 1275 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Dale Garcia on his outstanding contributions to the citizens of San Antonio.
HR 1360 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the sons and other descendants of Maria and Teodoro Hernandez.
HR 1361 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the San Antonio Police Department on being designated "Accredited" by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc.
75th Regular Session
HB 208 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the appointment of committees to advise or assist the Edwards Aquifer Authority.
HB 209 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to monthly benefits for surviving spouses of deceased members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HB 210 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to competitive bidding on certain school district contracts; providing a criminal penalty.
HB 239 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to certain benefits provided under the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program.
HB 240 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to the creation of five judicial districts composed of Bexar County.
HB 359 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of three county courts at law in Bexar County.
HB 541 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the statutory legislative continuance in a civil or criminal case.
HB 542 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the appeal by a defendant of the revocation of deferred adjudication community supervision.
HB 543 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the use of a candidate's nickname on the ballot.
HB 807 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring certain pharmacists to provide certain drugs to certain clinics.
HB 947 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to determining the residence address of a candidate for public office.
HB 948 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to maintenance of information about motor vehicle liability insurance coverage; providing administrative penalties.
HB 949 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to objection to an assigned judge.
HB 1016 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to fees imposed for certain plans subject to Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission approval under the commission's rules for the protection of the Edwards Aquifer.
HB 1131 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Caption: Relating to the creation by the attorney general of an environmental hotline.
HB 1132 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to creating the Office of Natural Resource Public Interest Counsel; creating a criminal penalty.
HB 1138 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Withdrawn from intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the use of neighborhood associations in the enforcement of certain municipal health and safety ordinances.
HB 1466 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to adjudication of a child for engaging in delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision, probation ordered for certain delinquent conduct, and the waiver and transfer of jurisdiction by a juvenile court.
HB 1467 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to extending the period of community supervision for certain persons convicted of a misdemeanor.
HB 1623 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the resale of land acquired under a foreclosure of an ad valorem tax lien.
HB 1964 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the retirement system for fire fighters and police officers in certain municipalities.
HB 2424 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to deductions from lottery winnings and compensation of the amount of certain child support, taxes, and other payments.
HB 2707 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the resolution of intergovernmental disputes arising under the jurisdiction of the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission.
HB 2979 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the protection of the water supply of a municipality.
HB 3150 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to municipal regulation of use of municipal property.
HB 3260 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to the redesignation of County Court at Law No. 1 and Probate Court of Bexar County.
HR 230 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Emil Matula.
HR 241 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Sunshine Cottage School for Deaf Children and honoring Dela White.
HR 554 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating Southern Steel's centennial.
HR 568 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Emma Marie Pace Head.
HR 725 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Rudy and Connie Rocha on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.
HR 726 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Janice Fay Kotzur.
HR 727 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Taco Hut of San Antonio on the opening of its new location.
HR 980 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing students receiving scholarships to San Antonio area Catholic high schools.
HR 1052 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Sandra Kay Rodesney for her many years of service to the state.
74th Regular Session
HB 134 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Bexar County.
HB 135 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of two judicial districts in Bexar County.
HB 136 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Bexar County.
HB 137 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the criminal responsibility and civil liability of certain persons for the conduct of a child; providing a criminal penalty.
HB 138 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the detention of a child alleged to have committed an offense.
HB 139 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to monthly benefits for surviving spouses of deceased members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HB 140 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the authority of the San Antonio River Authority to set base flow requirements for certain watercourses.
HB 638 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to arbitration agreements in certain contracts.
HB 960 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to authorizing counties to sell county-developed computer software.
HB 961 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of deadly conduct.
HB 1116 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to municipal comprehensive plans.
HB 1350 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to limiting the terms of trustees of independent school districts to four years.
HB 1897 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the juvenile board of Bexar County.
HB 1939 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call in committee
Caption: Relating to the sale and conveyance of certain tracts of state-owned real property in Bexar County.
HB 1940 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring school districts to submit to competitive bidding certain contracts for insurance.
HB 1941 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to the offense of violating a protective order against family violence.
HB 2078 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the sale or lease of property by municipalities, counties, or other political subdivisions.
HB 2482 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a registry for the adoption of certain children.
HB 3042 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the administration, powers, duties and operations of the Edwards Aquifer Authority and the management of the Edwards Aquifer; and amending Chapter 626, Acts of the 73rd Legislature, Regular Session, 1993.
HB 3043 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the continuing education for justice and municipal court clerks.
HB 3044 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to informing the jury in a criminal case of the costs of sanctions available to the jury.
HB 3045 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
HB 3189 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to the board of directors of the Edwards Aquifer Authority and the management of the Edwards Aquifer.
HB 3203 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Record vote
Caption: Relating to the election of municipal court of record judges in San Antonio.
HJR 104 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Coauthor Authorized
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the voters of a county and certain political subdivisions to create a consolidated county government by adopting a charter restructuring the county government and consolidating the political subdivisions.
HR 449 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the East Central High School boys' basketball team.
HR 615 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Highlands High School Mock Trial Team.
HR 800 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming a delegation of students from Page Middle School and Rogers Middle School to the State Capitol.
HR 1181 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction H.B. 3189.
73rd Regular Session
HB 90 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Bexar County.
HB 108 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to release of claims against certain insurers by endorsement of a negotiable instrument.
HB 109 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
Caption: Relating to the election of a special district judge by the practicing lawyers of the court.
HB 110 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to limiting the terms of trustees of independent school districts to four years.
HB 207 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to the appropriation of state water for recharge of certain water-bearing sands and aquifers.
HB 208 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the 73rd District Court.
HB 336 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to powers of a school district to examine, and to take certain actions to prevent diminishment of, the property tax base of the district.
HB 410 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to certain automobile insurers' consideration of a driving record more than three years old.
HB 457 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Coauthor Authorized
Caption: Relating to the failure of a person to perform an act that the person has a duty to perform.
HB 458 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the application for monthly survivor benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas for certain persons whose remarriage disqualified them from those benefits.
HB 519 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Withdrawn from intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the juvenile board of Bexar County.
HB 832 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the civil penalty a municipality may recover for a violation of certain water control ordinances.
HB 1298 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the gloves used in a boxing contest, match, or exhibition.
HB 1299 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to requiring a chemical distributor to obtain a permit from the Texas Department of Health; providing a criminal penalty.
HB 1316 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to the drilling and operation of artesian wells.
HB 1408 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
Caption: Relating to the sale or lease of computer software by certain municipalities.
HB 1423 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the election of certain county court judges.
HB 1639 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the termination of the parent-child relationship.
HB 1778 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to requiring a chemical distributor to obtain a permit from the Texas Department of Health.
HB 1779 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the 225th District Court.
HB 1780 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
Caption: Relating to the management and operation of certain municipally owned utilities and validation of certain acts in relation to the utilities.
HB 1781 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the authority of the San Antonio River Authority to set base flow requirements for certain watercourses.
HB 2540 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the abolition of the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority.
HB 2823 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the liability of certain persons for the conduct of a child.
HCM 1009 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Kizzie Thomas for being recognized by State Representative Robert R. Puente and Roger Middle School as "Representative for a Day" and for her service as an honorary house sergeant.
HCM 1010 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Roxanne St. Leger for being selected Roger's Middle School "Representative for a Day" and for her service as an honorary house sergeant.
HCM 1011 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Erin Gallegos for being selected Roger's Middle School's "Representative for a Day" and for her service as an honorary House sergeant.
HCM 1012 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Sarah Chetwood for being selected as Roger's Middle School's "Representative for a Day" and for her service as an honorary House sergeant.
HCM 1013 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Jennifer Castillo for being selected as Roger's Middle School's "Representative for a Day" and for her service as an honorary House sergeant.
HCM 1014 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Heidi Bishop for being selected Roger's Middle School's "Representative for a Day" and for her service as an honorary House Sergeant.
HCM 1015 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating April Alvarez for being selected Roger's Middle School's "Representative for a Day" and for her service as an honorary House sergeant.
HR 38 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending all those who worked toward making the "Neighborhoods Working With Neighborhoods Parade" and the "La Posada" Christmas celebration such memorable and successful events.
HR 64 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the students of Inez Foster Elementary School who participated in the World Book Partners-In-Excellence Reading Program.
HR 65 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Gabriel Vincent Morin on his accomplishment in attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.
HR 221 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Withdrawn from calendar
Caption: Congratulating Felix Aguirre, Cathy Anderson, Brandi Barrett, Christopher Coronado, Christopher Davis, Maricela Martinez, Ryan Robinson, Sandra Sifuentes and Jerry Svec on placing first in regional Texas Academic Decathlon Competition.
HR 380 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the members of the Highlands High School academic decathlon team.
HR 436 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Rules & Resolutions
Caption: Congratulating the students from Rogers Middle School.
72nd Regular Session
HB 865 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to applications for student financial aid at institutions of higher education.
HB 1116 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to absentee voting terminology.
HB 1143 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
Caption: Relating to filling vacancies on boards of trustees of certain school districts.
HB 1225 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
Caption: Relating to release of claims against insurer by endorsement of negotiable instrument.
HB 1401 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the powers and responsibilities with respect to certain plumbing fixtures, and creating administrative, civil and criminal penalties.
HB 1465 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to limiting the terms of trustees of independent school districts to four years.
HB 1523 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
Caption: Relating to performance audits of county officers, district attorneys, county offices, and district attorney offices.
HB 1840 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain marketing information from public disclosure under the open records act.
HB 1841 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to charges for access to and copies of certain public records.
HB 2320 Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the appropriation of state water for recharge of certain water-bearing sands and aquifers.
HB 2689 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to water conservation, water management, and drought reduction programs and the prevention of waste in the Edwards Aquifer region and the Guadalupe, San Antonio, and Nueces River basins; and providing penalties.
HB 2880 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
Caption: Relating to the election of a special district judge by the practicing lawyers of the court.
HCR 57 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Memorializing the Congress of the United States to streamline the federal financial aid process.
HR 261 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Reverend Monsignor Dermot Brosnan for his many years of service to the community.
HR 347 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending John Kemmerzehl for his leadership as coach of the Highlands High School boys' basketball team and as chairman of the physical education department.
HR 518 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Rose Ann Tabbert on the occasion of her 25th anniversary as a teacher at San Antonio's Holy Name School.
HR 519 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating John Glenn Elementary School on being named the recipient of a Student Intervention Program Award.
HR 554 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center on their tenth anniversary.
HR 739 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Highland Park Neighborhood Association for its Adopt A Dumpster/Spring Cleanup drive.
HR 986 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the young men and women of the 1991 senior class of East Central High School on the occasion of their graduation.
HR 1021 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Sherri Knight.
HR 1022 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Alfred W. Evans.
72nd 1st Called Session
HR 139 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Honorable Christine Hernandez on the occasion of her 40th birthday.
HR 281 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Theodore "Ted" Woitena.
72nd 2nd Called Session
HB 49 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Edwards Underground Water District to establish restrictions on the use of water from artesian wells.
72nd 4th Called Session
HR 177 Author: Puente, Robert
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating The Honorable Leticia Van de Putte on the joyous occasion of her 37th birthday.