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Legislation authored by Gerard Torres

Includes legislation with Gerard Torres as the primary author for the 74th through 75th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

75th Regular Session
HB 798 Author: Torres, Gerard | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the fees paid in certain counties for the purpose of road and bridge maintenance and construction.
HB 1073 Author: Torres, Gerard | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call in committee
Caption: Relating to the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or to an employee of a law enforcement agency.
HB 1074 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the promotional appointments of police officers in certain municipalities.
HB 1391 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to continuing education requirements for air conditioning and refrigeration contractors.
HB 1628 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the term of a school district depository contract.
HB 1703 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to altering the form of a business entity that is the holder of an alcoholic beverage permit or license.
HB 1743 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the in-state need lease restriction on the sale of casinghead gas or natural gas out of the state.
HB 1744 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to survivor's benefits from certain municipal retirement systems for police officers.
HB 1830 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
Caption: Relating to payment for the legal defense of certain county officials or employees.
HB 2158 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to benefits from certain municipal retirement systems for police officers.
HB 2551 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to an entitlement to additional wages for certain services provided to an employer by bilingual or multilingual employees; providing a criminal penalty.
HB 2552 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to the timely filing of alcoholic beverage permits, storage of records, and the shipment of alcoholic beverages.
HB 2584 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the contents of certain retail alcoholic beverage permits and licenses.
HB 2815 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to private club registration permits for alcoholic beverages.
HB 2816 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Senate Amendments printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to the expiration of secondary alcoholic beverage permits and licenses.
HB 2817 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to investigations of firefighters and police officers in certain municipalities.
HB 2818 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to grievance procedures for fire fighters and police officers of certain municipalities.
HB 2819 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to disciplinary procedures for certain fire fighters and police officers.
HB 2824 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to the regulation of industrial alcohol.
HB 3371 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the use of bingo card-minding devices.
HB 3372 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to redesignate certain areas annexed for general purposes.
HR 70 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Johnnie Rountree on being named School Board Trustee of the Year by the Texas Classroom Teachers Association.
HR 195 Author: Torres, Gerard | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 23, 1997, as Go Tejano Day.
HR 531 Author: Torres, Gerard | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Moses "Moe" Marin Sanchez.
HR 679 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Jesse Hernandez, Sr., on the occasion of his 70th birthday.
74th Regular Session
HB 1226 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the regulation of liquefied petroleum gas.
HB 1303 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to fire and police grievance procedures in certain municipalities.
HB 1304 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
Caption: Relating to the management of petty cash in counties with a population greater than 2,000,000.
HB 1452 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Caption: Relating to the files and records of children who engage in certain conduct.
HB 1541 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of the sale or transfer of certain plumbing fixtures.
HB 1694 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to litter abatement of self-generated litter.
HB 2643 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of dentistry.
HR 122 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Barney and Wanda Snell on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.
HR 141 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating May Poskey Smith on her 75th birthday.
HR 149 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating McCorvey Sheet Metal Works on being named Business of the Year by the Galena Park Chamber of Commerce.
HR 150 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Patsy Arnold on being named Woman of the Year by the Galena Park Chamber of Commerce.
HR 169 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Mario Martinez Gallegos.
HR 170 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Dr. John Nichols on being named Man of the Year by the Galena Park Chamber of Commerce.
HR 197 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Josephina Rodriguez Cuevas on the occasion of her 85th birthday.
HR 222 Author: Torres, Gerard | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the organizers and sponsors of Go Tejano Day at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.
HR 382 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Houston police officer David Michael Healy.
HR 462 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Christopher Saenz for his selection for the People to People Student Ambassador Program.
HR 823 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Manuel G. Porras.
HR 1100 Author: Torres, Gerard
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Joya T. Hayes for her participation in the Texas Legislative Internship Program.