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Legislation authored by Betty Denton

Includes legislation with Betty Denton as the primary author for the 65th through 73rd Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

73rd Regular Session
HB 397 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the West Community Hospital District; authorizing a tax; granting the authority to issue bonds; and granting the power of eminent domain.
HB 668 Author: Denton, Betty | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain persons who resell tickets; providing a penalty.
HB 806 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to the temporary conservatorship of a child.
HB 834 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Prosecutor Council.
HB 988 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Posting rule suspended
Caption: Relating to the requirement of DNA analysis of certain inmates and to the creation of a DNA data base and of the Forensic Science Review Committee within the Department of Public Safety; providing a penalty.
HB 1084 Author: Denton, Betty | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to the offense of overtaking and passing a school bus; providing a penalty.
HB 1165 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the testing of certain deaf or blind students enrolled at institutions of higher education.
HB 1228 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Agriculture & Wildlife Management
Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain persons from certain hunting stamp requirements.
HB 2287 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Investments & Banking
Caption: Relating to credit in and benefits payable by the Texas Municipal Retirement System.
HB 2466 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to cancellation or nonrenewal of health insurance coverage.
HB 2617 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the exemption of the judicial and court personnel training fund from consolidation or abolition.
HB 2787 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to enabling the General Services Commission to purchase an existing building through Texas Public Finance Authority financing under certain circumstances.
HB 2863 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a study and treatment of minor children who are survivors of sieges; making an appropriation.
HCM 144 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Yolanda Wilkerson on being named a first team All-State player by the Texas Girls Coaches Association.
HCM 1359 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Congratulating Randall Alan Cooley on his graduation from Midway High School, Waco, Texas.
HCR 96 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending the participants in the 1993 Texas Justice of the Peace and Constable Association convention.
HMM 28 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Mary Rose Patronella.
HR 261 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the state semifinalists Riesel High School Indians on winning UIL district, bidistrict, area and regional football championships.
HR 262 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Joyce Holmes on the occasion of her retirement.
HR 263 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of H. Edward Alford.
HR 264 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of O. Lee Golden.
HR 265 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of James A. Maler.
HR 266 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Evelyn A. Orr.
HR 267 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Dr. William David "Bill" Pittman.
HR 268 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Doris Louvina Stephen.
HR 269 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Reverend John Wesley Sedberry.
HR 357 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating William Crockett on the occasion of his retirement.
HR 412 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Caritas on the occasion of its 25th annual Feast of Caring.
HR 417 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the participants in the Leadership Waco program and welcoming them to the Capitol.
HR 479 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring and congratulating Texas State Technical College and Berufsbildende Schulen for their exchange program.
HR 527 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Rules & Resolutions
Caption: Congratulating Yolanda Wilkerson on being named a first team All-State player by the Texas Girls Coaches Association.
HR 528 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Rules & Resolutions
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Mary Rose Patronella.
HR 640 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Jimmie Carpenter for his service to the China Spring Independent School District.
HR 641 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the organizers of the Texas, U.S.A. --Statehood Wagon Train on their efforts in making the sesquicentennial celebration of statehood a memorable occasion.
HR 642 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Officer James W. Mitchell.
HR 661 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Wilton A. Lanning, Jr., on his receipt of the Community Builders Award and commending him for his outstanding contributions to his community.
HR 705 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending LaNelle L. McNamara for her outstanding contributions to the city of Waco.
HR 745 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the memory of Officer George William Mitchell and extending sympathy to his family.
HR 787 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of the Reverend Robert Gilbert.
HR 887 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Robert G. Drake.
72nd Regular Session
HB 174 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to ethics and accountability in state government and elections; to the composition, powers, and duties of the Texas Elections and Ethics Commission; to registration, reporting, and restrictions concerning expenditures made to influence legislation or administrative action; to personal financial statements filed by state officers and employees; and to the acceptance, use, and reporting of political contributions and expenditures; providing penalties.
HB 183 Author: Denton, Betty | et. al.
Last Action: Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to the offense of overtaking and passing a school bus; providing a penalty.
HB 240 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to certain persons convicted of the offense of driving while intoxicated.
HB 241 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the term "intoxicated" as used in defining the offense of driving while intoxicated and in the law governing the taking of specimens of body substances.
HB 285 Author: Denton, Betty | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to drug-free school zones and to the imposition of penalties for the delivery, manufacture, or possession with the intent to deliver or manufacture a controlled substance in drug-free school zones or on school buses.
HB 1398 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the temporary conservatorship of a child.
HB 1399 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to joint managing conservatorship.
HB 1431 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of the county, justice, and small claims courts, to the processing and storage of information in the civil docket of a justice of the peace, and to the jurisdiction of certain municipal courts over certain hearings relating to stored motor vehicles.
HB 1468 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to certain persons convicted of misdemeanor offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HB 1469 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
Caption: Relating to the preparation of a jury list in a criminal case.
HB 1697 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to open records.
HB 1698 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain persons who resell tickets; providing a penalty.
HB 1737 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the frequency with which certain teachers are appraised.
HB 1738 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the municipal civil service law.
HB 2351 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to records and seals of notaries public and to qualification as a notary public.
HB 2400 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the imposition of a special cost on conviction of the offense of driving while intoxicated or operating a vessel while intoxicated, to the establishment of certified breath alcohol testing programs, and to the disposition of certain fees; making an appropriation.
HB 2401 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the provision of recycling receptacles for certain materials at state parks by the Parks and Wildlife Department.
HB 2402 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to testing of deaf and blind students enrolled at institutions of higher education.
HB 2403 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to creating a duty to negotiate for the sale of unused state water; providing a penalty.
HB 2522 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a permit for or the areal expansion of certain landfills.
HB 2523 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the amendment of a permit for the areal expansion of certain existing landfills.
HB 2524 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to regulatory approval of telephone extended area toll-free service.
HB 2525 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the issuance of resident hunting licenses; providing a penalty.
HB 2615 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Judiciary
Caption: Relating to the application of the professional prosecutors law to certain prosecutors.
HB 2616 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the creation of a motor vehicle theft inspection fund; the enforcement provisions for offenses involving theft of certain farm equipment; adding Texas Rangers; providing a penalty.
HB 2674 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
Caption: Relating to the Tenth Court of Appeals District.
HB 2869 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
Caption: Relating to the division of property in a divorce or annulment.
HCR 163 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring the Texas Special Olympics of 1991.
HCR 164 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Designating the week of April 21-27, 1991, as Crime Victims' Week in Texas.
HCR 223 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating the week of May 12-18, 1991, as Emergency Medical Services Week in Texas.
HCR 235 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Instructing the enrolling and engrossing clerk of the House of Representatives to make the necessary correction in H.B. 2674.
HJR 104 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to require monthly payment and prohibit diversion or deferral of contributions to the Teacher Retirement System of Texas and the Employees Retirement System of Texas.
HR 31 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Edwin L. Slough.
HR 278 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the congregation of Meier Settlement Methodist Church.
HR 405 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sergeant Roger Barrett of the Waco Police Department.
HR 406 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sergeant John Robert "Bobby" Vicha of the Waco Police Department.
HR 407 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Officer Elmer Huddleston of the Waco Police Department.
HR 408 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Officer Urby J. Thompson of the Waco Police Department.
HR 409 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Officer H. A. "Andy" Anderson of the Waco Police Department.
HR 410 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sergeant Donald H. Basquette of the Waco Police Department.
HR 411 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Officer J. M. Baskin of the Waco Police Department.
HR 470 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jesse J. Flewellen.
HR 471 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Beryle Keith West.
HR 1025 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Mr. Robert Hawkins.
HR 1044 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Mr. Ruben M. Santos for his tireless service to the public.
HR 1045 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Mr. Sam Jack McGlasson for his tireless service to the public.
HR 1078 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Homer E. Price.
HR 1079 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Othella Denman.
72nd 1st Called Session
HB 56 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to drug-free school zones and to sentencing and the imposition of penalties for certain offenses involving controlled substances committed in a drug-free school zone.
HR 284 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Captain Edwin D. Pringle.
72nd 2nd Called Session
HB 14 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to testing of deaf or blind students enrolled at institutions of higher education.
HB 20 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to drug-free school zones and to sentencing and the imposition of penalties for certain offenses involving controlled substances committed in a drug-free school zones.
72nd 4th Called Session
HB 13 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported engrossed
Caption: Relating to the creation, administration, powers, dates, operation, and financing of the West Community Hospital District; authorizing a tax; granting the authority to issue bonds; and granting the power of eminent domain.
HR 65 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring and commending Dr. Ali S. Khodr for his selfless service to the United States of America and the State of Texas.
HR 171 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Grant Teaff on the outstanding record of achievement he enjoyed during his 21-year tenure as the head football coach at Baylor University.
71st Regular Session
HB 318 Author: Denton, Betty | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to income eligibility for nursing home care and community care.
HB 392 Author: Denton, Betty | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to income eligibility for nursing home care; making an emergency appropriation to the Texas Department of Human Services.
HB 536 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to financing of the activities of the State Bar of Texas.
HB 875 Author: Denton, Betty | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of information on the sexual or physical abuse of a child in the social history report prepared for the child's adoption.
HB 876 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to joint managing conservatorship.
HB 1009 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Rules suspended
Caption: Relating to requiring certain probationers and persons operating motor vehicles under license restrictions to install in motor vehicles devices that discourage driving while intoxicated.
HB 1196 Author: Denton, Betty | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the exemption of deaf or blind students from certain academic skills testing and remedial coursework requirements.
HB 1197 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: No action taken in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the waiver of automobile registration fees for certain surviving spouses of members of the armed forces who died on active duty.
HB 1466 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to access to, processing of, and use of certain criminal history records; providing a penalty; making an appropriation.
HB 1497 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an emergency appropriation to Texas State Technical Institute for repair of facilities damaged by fire.
HB 1534 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
Caption: Relating to the State Commission on Judicial Conduct imposing sanctions on certain retired judges.
HB 1535 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
Caption: Relating to modification of child support orders by the attorney general.
HB 1633 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the provision of a 24-hour toll-free telephone number by the Department of Public Safety for reports by the public of traffic offenses and other matters relating to public safety.
HB 1930 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to the membership of the Texas Board of Health.
HB 2253 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of an offense involving certain sales of tickets to events; providing a penalty.
HB 2670 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the obtainment and use of a specimen of body tissue from certain defendants for possible use in future criminal investigations.
HB 2671 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: No action taken in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the penalties for the delivery of a controlled substance to a minor and to possession of a controlled substance by a minor.
HB 2759 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring hepatitis tests for employees who manufacture, process, prepare, or dispense food or drink.
HB 2782 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to use of standardized tests for admission to an institution of higher education or for award of a scholarship, grant, or loan.
HB 2810 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the employment of certain retired teachers as teachers.
HB 2891 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to collection of criminal information by the consumer credit commissioner concerning individuals involved in consumer credit.
HB 2892 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of certain cigarette tax revenue for organ and tissue transplants.
HB 2893 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to the requirement that teaching assistants who teach certain freshman or sophomore courses at an institution of higher education be proficient in speaking, writing, and reading English.
HB 2894 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a study of the uses of certain unused drugs.
HB 3148 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the county court and the county courts at law in McLennan County.
HB 3158 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
Caption: Relating to the exchange of park property owned by certain municipalities.
HCR 145 Author: Denton, Betty | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating April 10 to 14, 1989, as Crime Victims' Rights Week in Texas.
HCR 288 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending the 143rd Infantry Regiment.
HR 38 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Leslie Bryan of Mart.
HR 85 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of the Reverend Orris W. Sougstad.
HR 136 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending LULAC Council No. 273.
HR 218 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 25, 1989, as National TRIO Day.
HR 279 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Reverend Jose Antonio Martorell.
HR 314 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Bertha Raley.
HR 315 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Billy G. Howard.
HR 316 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of LaVelle Palmore.
HR 317 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Francis Marion Johnson, Jr.
HR 418 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Texas Special Olympics of 1989.
HR 419 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Wallace R. Silva.
HR 428 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the China Spring High School boys' basketball team.
HR 429 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the China Spring High School girls' basketball team.
HR 711 Author: Denton, Betty | et. al.
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Directing the House conferees on the general appropriations bill.
HR 807 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring D. B. Collinsworth for his nomination as Hunter Education Volunteer Instructor of the Year.
HR 1055 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Reverend Robert L. Gilbert.
71st 1st Called Session
HB 17 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to ex parte communications and meetings of state agency members.
HB 146 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the issuance of an operator's license to persons convicted of a misdemeanor offense under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HR 154 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Harley Hugh Spoon.
71st 2nd Called Session
HB 6 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the issuance of an operator's license to persons convicted of a misdemeanor offense under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
71st 3rd Called Session
HB 52 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to drug-free school zones and to the imposition of penalties for the delivery, manufacture, or possession with the intent to deliver or manufacture a controlled substance in drug-free school zones or on....
HB 62 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the issuance of an operator's license to persons convicted of misdemeanor offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HR 54 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Joseph Jeffries Wilson.
71st 4th Called Session
HCR 35 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring the 4-H International Foreign Youth Exchange program.
HR 106 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Donna Woodlock.
HR 207 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Texas Special Olympics of 1990.
71st 5th Called Session
HR 173 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Murray Watson, Sr.
HR 174 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Camelia Ann Rentz Foster.
71st 6th Called Session
HB 61 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to certain persons convicted of misdemeanor offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HB 85 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to the amount of certain benefits payable by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HR 20 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Dr. May Yung-Fun Woo Wang.
HR 49 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Mr. Jack Turner James upon his retirement.
HR 53 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Texas State Guard.
70th Regular Session
HB 619 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to an increase in benefits for certain annuitants of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HB 655 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
Caption: Relating to requiring certain probationers and persons operating motor vehicles under license restrictions to install in motor vehicles devices that discourage driving while intoxicated; and creating the offense of tampering with such a device.
HB 716 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Relating to persons who may bring an original suit affecting the parent-child relationship.
HB 860 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the offense of selling an alcoholic beverage to a minor.
HB 1027 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to banking department examination fees.
HB 1190 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
Caption: Relating to information contained in certain drivers' licenses and personal identification certificates.
HB 1191 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the sale or distribution of drivers' licenses or personal identification certificates; providing criminal penalties.
HB 1238 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the availability of special license plates for persons 65 years of age or older.
HB 1376 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Comm. laid on table subj. to call
Caption: Relating to the validation of certain annexations and other related governmental acts and proceedings of home-rule municipalities.
HB 1477 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to liability for damages caused by the condition of donated items sold by a nonprofit organization.
HB 1478 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to liability for damages caused by the condition of certain items donated to a nonprofit organization.
HB 1579 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to charges for local telephone service by a telecommunications utility.
HB 1769 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of sexual assault.
HB 1824 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the provision of life, health, and accident insurance plans to certain retired persons on closing a business.
HB 2161 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Printing rule suspended
Caption: Relating to compensation for certain victims of crime.
HB 2551 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of the county courts at law in McLennan County.
HB 2623 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
Caption: Relating to the rate of state contributions to, and an increase in benefits for certain annuities of, the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HCR 163 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating April 26 - May 2, 1987, as Crime Victims' Rights Week.
HCR 228 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring former U.S. Senator Ralph W. Yarborough on his birthday.
HJR 43 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to require monthly payment and prohibit diversion or deferral of contributions to the Teacher Retirement System of Texas and the Employees Retirement System of Texas.
HR 89 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Honoring DPS officer Robert L. Pruitt on his retirement.
HR 90 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Honoring DPS officer J. W. Wilson on his retirement.
HR 97 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending the organizers of the Area 12 Special Olympics Basketball Tournament.
HR 100 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of Betty June Barkley.
HR 101 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Extending best wishes for a speedy recovery to Sherman Evans.
HR 202 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating Karl M. May of Waco.
HR 263 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of John "Jay" Franklin O'Neal, Jr.
HR 280 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending New Hope Ministries of Waco.
HR 282 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending organizers and participants of the 1987 Texas Special Olympics.
HR 344 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of Leonard Flemmons.
HR 388 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Honoring Thurmond Dorsey.
HR 432 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Honoring Eugene and Doris Prickette on their 50th anniversary.
HR 497 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the Inner City Ministry of Waco and Betty Jo Rabon.
HR 498 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Honoring the Arthritis Foundation.
HR 522 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending the Waco Police Officers Association.
HR 683 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Extending best wishes to the 2nd Annual Texas Air Expo.
70th 2nd Called Session
HR 46 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of Esther Miller Jud.
HR 72 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the China Spring High School baseball team.
HR 159 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the La Vega High School baseball team.
69th Regular Session
HB 525 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Consideration postponed
Caption: Relating to the offense of unlawful carrying of weapons on certain premises where alcoholic beverages are served or sold.
HB 870 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the supplemental compensation of certain judges in McLennan County.
HB 1071 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to charges for local telephone service by a telecommunications utility.
HB 1100 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the defenses to a workers' compensation claim.
HB 1242 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to application of the Education Code to facilities of the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation or the Texas Youth Commission.
HB 1243 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the responsibility of a school district to provide a free appropriate public education to handicapped children.
HB 1282 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to eligibility for nonoccupational disability retirement benefits from the Texas Municipal Retirement System.
HB 1285 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to group health insurance for public school retirees.
HB 1411 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Withdrawn by author
Caption: Relating to the tax rate on distilled spirits and to the use of certain revenue from that tax.
HB 1412 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
Caption: Relating to service and return of citation in civil actions.
HB 1530 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to hearings on the enforcement of child support orders.
HB 1531 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the transportation allotment for school transportation systems.
HB 1532 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the authority of a teacher to request a hearing on charges resulting in release under a continuing contract.
HB 1667 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to requiring additional data for the state cancer registry.
HB 1668 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to mobile health examination units used for cancer detection.
HB 1669 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to the establishment of diagnostic and treatment substations of The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute at Houston.
HB 1670 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the rate of the cigarette tax and to allocation and dedication of certain cigarette tax revenue to cancer research.
HB 1689 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to the certification of law enforcement communications officers by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education; providing a penalty.
HB 2069 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to an appeal to a district court of a decision of a firemen's and policemen's civil service commission.
HB 2070 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to enhanced penalties for using or exhibiting a firearm during the commission of certain offenses.
HB 2414 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of Texas State Technical Institute among the institutions eligible to benefit from an existing appropriation for purchased utilities.
HB 2475 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, and financing of the Texas Public School Retired Employees Group Insurance Program.
HCR 158 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating April 14 through 20, 1985 as Crime Victims Rights Week.
HCR 164 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring Connie Alexander.
HCR 255 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring Central Freight Lines on its 60th anniversary.
HR 23 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Fred Simon, Jr. on their 40th wedding anniversary.
HR 105 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Honoring E. C. Thompson, past president of Hallsburg Independent School District.
HR 118 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the Jefferson-Moore High School football team of Waco.
HR 156 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending Oscar Mercado.
HR 177 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending the Texas State Technical Institute.
HR 195 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the Mart High School football team.
HR 370 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Endorsing the goals of the Special Olympics and commending the participants.
HR 408 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Honoring H. Gene Evans of Waco.
HR 424 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Honoring the Pleasant Olive Missionary Baptist Church on celebration of its centennial.
HR 546 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Honoring the Department of Public Safety on its 50th anniversary.
HR 559 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending the State Firemen's and Fire Marshals' Association for its 109 years of service.
69th 2nd Called Session
HR 14 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the Aaron Kimball Door Shop tee-ball team.
HR 63 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Declaring the 18th day of October, 1986, as Senior Games Day in Texas.
69th 3rd Called Session
HCR 11 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Recognizing the first Annual Austin Avenue Fall Arts Festival.
68th Regular Session
HB 329 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to automatic changes in utility charges.
HB 410 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the purchase of firearms from the state by retiring state peace officers or survivors of state peace officers.
HB 496 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the time when a utility may put a rate change into effect.
HB 513 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to limitations on the enforcement and collection of past-due, court-ordered child support.
HB 523 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Placed on daily General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the modification of an order appointing a managing conservator in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.
HB 635 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of utilities by local governments.
HB 640 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to charges for local telephone service by a telecommunications utility.
HB 869 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to intervention by the attorney general in a judicial review of a utility regulation decision.
HB 1037 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to enhanced penalties for using or exhibiting a firearm during the commission of certain offenses.
HB 1348 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Retirement and Aging
Caption: Relating to eligibility for nonoccupational disability retirement benefits from the Texas Municipal Retirement System.
HB 1564 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Public Health
Caption: Relating to requiring additional information for the state cancer registry.
HB 1565 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the allocation and dedication of certain cigarette tax revenue to cancer research.
HB 1566 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Public Health
Caption: Relating to mobile health examination units used for cancer detection.
HB 1567 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Public Health
Caption: Relating to the establishment of diagnostic and treatment substations of The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute at Houston.
HB 1568 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the use of a medical treatment designed to restore the human body's natural immunity to disease.
HB 1640 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: See remarks
Caption: Relating to the defenses to a workers' compensation action.
HB 1794 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain volunteer fire department vehicles from compulsory liability insurance requirements.
HB 1995 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to increasing benefits to annuitants of the Teacher Retirement System, establishing effective date,and authorizing an appropriation.
HCR 132 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the members of the Texas Retired Teachers Association on the occasion of its Thirtieth Annual Convention.
HCR 254 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the Salvation Army on the occasion of the dedication of the William Booth Garden Apartments.
HR 194 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Recognizing valuable contributions of the Texas State Technical Institute.
HR 197 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the Mart High School football team.
HR 198 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the Jefferson-Moore High School football team.
HR 268 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of Edward Johnson.
HR 286 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of Ernest B. People.
HR 319 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the participants in the Sixteenth Annual Special Olympics State Meet.
HR 333 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of Louis Gonzales, Sr.
HR 381 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending Bob M. Johnson for his years of excellent educational leadership.
HR 443 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Designating Dr. Daniel Rader as Special Physician for the Day.
HR 492 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of Dr. Clifford S. Knape.
HR 518 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending Sister Seraphine Ferrero.
68th 2nd Called Session
HB 20 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to increasing benefits to annuitants of the Teacher Retirement System, providing for funding, making an appropriation and declaring an emergency.
HCR 86 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the Dr Pepper Company on its centennial.
67th Regular Session
HB 534 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Relating to continuation of the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners and regulation of the practice of medicine.
HB 553 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to credit in the Employees Retirement System of Texas for service as an assistant district attorney.
HB 652 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Health Services
Caption: Relating to requiring additional information for the state cancer registry.
HB 706 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Transportation
Caption: Requiring that the rear car of a freight train be an occupied caboose; setting standards for cabooses to be enforced and regulated by the Railroad Commission of Texas.
HB 752 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to suits for divorce or annulment and to declare a marriage void and to the rights, privileges, and duties of spouses.
HB 753 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the division of certain property in a suit for divorce or annulment.
HB 754 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of certain court orders issued in or after a suit for the dissolution of a marriage.
HB 770 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to suits for divorce, annulment and to declare a marriage void, to the rights, privileges, and duties of spouses, and to the enforcement and clarification of certain courts orders.
HB 785 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
Caption: Relating to funds for storage by microfilm the records of the courts of appeals.
HB 811 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to enhanced penalties for using or exhibiting a firearm during the commission of certain offenses.
HB 841 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Health Services
Caption: Relating to interlocal contracts for the registration of vital statistics.
HB 893 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the allocation and dedication of certain cigarette tax revenue for cancer research.
HB 894 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Health Services
Caption: Relating to mobile health examination units used for cancer detection.
HB 895 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of diagnostic and treatment substations of the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute at Houston.
HB 943 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to attorney's fees in actions to enforce the Open Meetings Act.
HB 1231 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Insurance
Caption: Relating to discrimination in determining motor vehicle insurance rates.
HB 1297 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Amending the Family Code to conform with the name change of the State Department of Public Welfare to the Texas Department of Human Resources.
HB 1442 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Comm. report printed & sent to Comm. on Local & Consent Cal.
Caption: Relating to identification of persons operating railroad locomotives.
HB 1788 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the validation of the incorporation of municipalities.
HB 2367 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Public Education
Caption: Relating to the provision of full-day Kindergarten.
HCR 13 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the Baylor University Football Team.
HCR 104 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating April 30, 1981, as "Abner Vernon McCall Day" in Texas.
HCR 114 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Public Education
Caption: Requesting that obsolete textbooks be donated to Latin American countries.
HR 33 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the West High School Trojans football team.
HR 41 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the Mart High School Panthers football team.
HR 83 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending Bernard Rapoport.
HR 94 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of William McCoy Barrett.
HR 100 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of former state Representative W. S. Foster.
HR 104 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of John Joel Youngblood.
HR 310 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the participants of the Fourteenth Annual Special Olympics State Meet.
67th 1st Called Session
HR 57 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the City of Riesel.
HR 85 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating Sidney and Shirley Colbert.
67th 2nd Called Session
HR 9 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending the Texas Association of Women's and Girls' Club.
66th Regular Session
HB 697 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the furnishing of natural gas to certain public utilities and customers.
HB 720 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Subcommittee on Utilities Legislation
Caption: Relating to telephone service to a volunteer fire department.
HB 853 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a cancer registry and the reporting of data from the records of certain patients.
HB 854 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the allocation and dedication of certain cigarette tax revenue for cancer research.
HB 1101 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of foreign investors' interests in real property.
HB 1202 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Health Services
Caption: Relating to mobile screening units for cancer diagnosis.
HB 1326 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a senior citizens' luncheon activity program.
HB 1385 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Higher Education
Caption: Relating to certain training programs to be offered at Texas State Technical Institute.
HB 1868 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Health Services
Caption: Relating to transfer of the Waco State Home to the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation and establishing an advisory board.
HB 1869 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to heart and lung disease death or disability benefits for certain firefighters.
HB 1870 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to credit in th Employees Retirement System of Texas for service as an assistant district attorney.
HB 1971 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Motion lost to suspend reg order (to consider on 2nd reading)
Caption: Relating to interstate compact on grain marketing.
HB 1972 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Relating to a study committee on grain marketing.
HB 2029 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the use of clear language in state contracts, agency rules and approved insurance policies.
HCR 57 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Rules
Caption: Directing the Texas Education Agency, the Air Control Board and Department of Health to investigate the extent of health risks from asbestos in public schools.
HCR 67 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Rules
Caption: Encouraging committee chairmen to include a "paperwork note" in each committee report on a bill.
HR 32 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending LULAC and its Council #273.
HR 36 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the West High School football team.
HR 133 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the Second Baptist Church of Waco on its 100th anniversary.
HR 162 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Endorsing the goals and purposes of the Special Olympics.
65th Regular Session
HB 497 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to the care after the age of 18 years of persons residing in facilities operated by the Texas Youth Council for orphans, half-orphans, and dependent and neglected children.
HB 498 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to exclusion of nonprofit corporations created to supply water or sewer services from the definition of public utility.
HB 499 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to charges for telephone directory assistance by certain telecommunications utilities.
HB 500 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to charges for local telephone service by a telecommunication utility.
HB 817 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the administration by the Texas Employment Commission of a counseling program for the employment of displaced homemakers.
HB 990 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Higher Education
Caption: Relating to reimbursing public junior colleges for tuition and other fee exemptions required by law for handicapped students.
HB 1242 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to providing interpreters for deaf students at Texas State Technical Institute.
HB 1664 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to deposits paid to certain public utilities as a condition precedent to furnishing utility service.
HJR 38 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
Caption: Proposing an amendment of Article VIII, Section 1-b, of the Texas Constitution, to provide that the residence homestead tax exemption for persons 65 years of age or older be applicable to all political subdivisions of this state.
HR 49 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Relating to requesting a study of McLennan County's future needs in higher education.
HR 50 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Relating to requesting a study of the need for a state park in McLennan County.
HR 65 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commemorating Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority's 45th Regional Conference and Representatives Delco, Thompson, and Johnson.
HR 71 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of former Representative Colonel Eugene A. McNamara.
HR 125 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Congratulating the Baylor University Bears baseball team.
HR 137 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending the Ninth Annual Special Olympics State Meet.
HR 149 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending Manuel Gonzales.
HR 156 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending the Sterling C. Robertson Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas.
65th 1st Called Session
HCR 20 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulatory Resolution on the 46th Annual Meeting of the Congreso Nacional de Sociedades Mutualistas de la Republica Mexicana.
HR 17 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending the Second Annual Westfest to be held in West, Texas.
65th 2nd Called Session
HB 56 Author: Denton, Betty
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to certification requirements for peace officers.
HR 23 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: Commending the Parent-Teacher Association of Texas.
HR 24 Author: Denton, Betty
Caption: In memory of Oscar N. DuConge.