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Legislation authored by John J. Gavin

Includes legislation with John J. Gavin as the primary author for the 67th through 71st Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

71st Regular Session
HB 95 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to appropriation of funds to Midwestern State University to construct a new spillway for Sikes Lake.
HB 251 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the governing board, regulation, and authority of group hospital service corporations.
HB 255 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
Caption: Relating to employee benefits for certain employees of the Texas Department of Human Services.
HB 311 Author: Gavin, John | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the treatment of certain nonimmigrant aliens as residents for purposes of tuition and fees at public institutions of higher education.
HB 346 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an entity's use of a name, word, symbol, device, or slogan in the insurance business that is deceptively similar to that used by another entity.
HB 473 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the transaction of business by certain domestic insurance companies with defined clearing corporations.
HB 527 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the purchase of certain real property by Midwestern State University.
HB 530 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to limitations on group credit life insurance.
HB 958 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the capital and surplus requirements for life, health, and accident insurance companies.
HB 966 Author: Gavin, John | et. al.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to receivership for and liquidation of insurance companies.
HB 1065 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to the municipal courts of record of Wichita Falls.
HB 1083 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
Caption: Relating to regulation of out-of-state group accident and health insurance coverage.
HB 1532 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to HIV-related testing for insurance coverage purposes.
HB 1594 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to the regulation of managing general agents and their activities.
HB 1715 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to regulation of certain third party administrators; providing penalties.
HB 1742 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to approval of certain insurance forms for foreign life, accident, and health insurers by the domicile state.
HB 1822 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
Caption: Relating to financial responsiblity for a motor vehicle.
HB 1962 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain insurance agents, including agents who engage in the bail bond business.
HB 2602 Author: Gavin, John | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operations, functions, and financing of the Texas Health Insurance Risk Pool.
HB 2653 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to continuation of certain health care insurance and benefits for certain dependents.
HCR 20 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Authorizing the YMCA to use the house and senate chambers for its Youth and Government Program.
HCR 27 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of Helen Farabee and authorizing the placement of a tree on the Capitol grounds as a memorial.
HCR 219 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of Ed Daniel.
HR 236 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 9, 1989, as Wichita Falls Day.
HR 557 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing April 12, 1989, as National Association of Insurance Women Day in Texas.
HR 1164 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Resolving to suspend rules to allow conferees to go outside either house's version of SB 255 and to suspend printing and notice rules for CCR.
71st 3rd Called Session
HB 38 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Reported favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to proofs of claim filed with a receiver of an insurer.
HR 3 Author: Gavin, John | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Dr. D. L. Ligon.
71st 4th Called Session
HB 28 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to proofs of claim filed with a receiver of an insurer.
71st 5th Called Session
HCR 15 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Dr. and Mrs. Harl D. Mansur, Jr., on their 50th anniversary.
HR 25 Author: Gavin, John | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Atticus Fitzgerald Edwards.
70th Regular Session
HB 137 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to limitations on loans accepted or debts incurred by a candidate in connection with the candidate's campaign for public office.
HB 316 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
Caption: Relating to the cancellation of agency contracts by fire and casualty insurance companies.
HB 604 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
Caption: Relating to certain requirements for eligibility for unemployment compensation benefits.
HB 623 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
Caption: Relating to the membership and operation of the Wichita County Juvenile Board and Wichita County Family Court Services Department and to fees charged to support the operations of the family court services department.
HB 633 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Comm. laid on table subj. to call
Caption: Relating to the definition of net assets as it applies to certain insurers.
HB 645 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to regulation of surplus lines insurance.
HB 738 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Comm. laid on table subj. to call
Caption: Relating to the capital and surplus requirements for life, health, and accident insurance companies.
HB 739 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Comm. laid on table subj. to call
Caption: Relating to the capital and surplus requirements of insurance companies other than certain life, health, and accident insurance companies.
HB 783 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
Caption: Relating to the municipal courts of record of Wichita Falls.
HB 990 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Comm. laid on table subj. to call
Caption: Relating to church benefit plans and church benefits boards.
HB 1166 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to self-insurance by certain banks.
HB 1177 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: House passage reported
Caption: Relating to the providing of accident prevention services on excess policies of professional liability insurance.
HB 1178 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the definition of group accident and health insurance.
HB 1181 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the descriptions of certain group life insurance delivered in this state.
HB 1277 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to investments by certain insurers.
HB 1294 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
Caption: Relating to mandatory proof of financial responsibility for a motor vehicle.
HB 1303 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
Caption: Relating to the conditions of and requirements for issuance of certain life, health, and accident insurance policies, contracts, certificates, and forms, and certain annuity contracts and forms.
HB 1422 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to the liquidation, rehabilitation, reorganization, and conservation of insurers.
HB 1423 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to the prevention and administration of insolvencies, impairments, and receivership and conservatorship estates by the Texas Property and Casualty Guaranty Association.
HB 1743 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the operation and regulation of fraternal benefit societies.
HB 1799 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of Modified Guaranteed Annuity contracts and forms and Modified Guaranteed Life Insurance contracts and forms.
HCR 35 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Left as pending business in comm.
Caption: Granting American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus permission to sue the State of Texas, the chairman of the State Board of Insurance, the comptroller of public accounts, and the state treasurer.
HR 187 Author: Gavin, John
Caption: Inviting Lyndon Olson, Jr., Chairman of the State Board of Insurance, to address the house on March 18, 1987.
HR 508 Author: Gavin, John
Caption: Honoring the Wichita Falls Police Association.
70th 1st Called Session
HB 4 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to the provision and regulation of certain liability insurance.
70th 2nd Called Session
HB 81 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: See remarks
Caption: Relating to the organization of and the administration of the insurance laws by the State Board of Insurance and the commissioner of insurance, to dissemination of information concerning insurance policies, and to application of certain insurance laws to risk retention groups.
HB 170 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
Caption: Relating to the regulation of third party administrators and certain nonprofit subscription programs; making appropriations.
HCR 33 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Granting American Family Life Assurance Company permission to sue the State of Texas, the chairman of the State Board of Insurance, the comptroller of public account, and the state treasurer.
HR 189 Author: Gavin, John
Caption: Commending Sharon Naylor.
69th Regular Session
HB 695 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the filing requirement for issuance of certain life, health, and accident insurance policies, contracts, certificates, and forms and certain annuity contracts and forms.
HB 825 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Withdrawn by author
Caption: Relating to the assignment of life insurance policies as collateral to secure the payment of a debt by adding Article 3.49-5 to the Insurance Code and declaring an emergency.
HB 874 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the purchase of mutual funds for and the administration of deferred compensation plans for public employees.
HB 1129 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Subcommittee meeting canceled
Caption: Relating to the authorization and regulation of preferred provider health insurance plans.
HB 1130 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to loans accepted or debts incurred by a candidate in connection with the candidate's campaign for public office; providing a penalty.
HB 1461 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the compensation, leave and work accounting records of the members of the State Board of Insurance and decision making by the State Board of Insurance with respect to matters within its quasi-judicial jurisdiction.
HB 1508 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to sources of payment for violations of trade practices in the business of insurance.
HB 1628 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the exchange, alteration, or conversion of certain insurance and annuity policies issued by a life insurance company.
HB 1629 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Transferred to Calendars Committee
Caption: Relating to authorizing and limiting the establishment of separate accounts by domestic and foreign insurance companies; Article 3.75, Section 3, Texas Insurance Code; declaring an emergency.
HB 1630 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of
Caption: Relating to administrative class actions involving unfair competition and unfair trade practices in the business of insurance.
HB 1631 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the authority of school trustees to serve for the remainder of their terms in a transition to election of trustees from single-member districts.
HB 1808 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the definition of certain terms in and application of certain unfair competition and unfair practice laws under the Texas Life, Health and Accident Guaranty Act.
HB 1809 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of
Caption: Relating to regulation of certain out-of-state group accident and health insurance coverage under state law and by the State Board of Insurance.
HB 1810 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to recodification to eliminate duplications in the Texas Insurance Code.
HB 1811 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of unauthorized insurance activities.
HB 1812 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to establishing minimum salary levels in counties for employees of a sheriff's department.
HB 2025 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Withdrawn by author
Caption: Relating to the deliberations of governmental bodies.
HB 2477 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Amending Article 11.01 and Article 11.20, Insurance Code of Texas, relating to converting, consolidating and merging a mutual life insurance company.
HCR 46 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending William P. Daves, Jr., retiring member of the State Board of Insurance.
HCR 161 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Authorizing the placement of a monument in the Capitol to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Texas Public Employees Association and the Sesquicentennial of Texas independence.
69th 2nd Called Session
HB 99 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of a county government risk management pool and to the regulation of certain local government insurance pools.
69th 3rd Called Session
HR 44 Author: Gavin, John
Caption: Honoring John Edward Williams on occasion of his 80th birthday.
68th Regular Session
HB 464 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to coordination of benefits between certain insurance policies.
HB 615 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Insurance
Caption: Relating to the definition of contractual obligations as it applies under laws governing the Life, Accident, Health and Hospital Service Insurance Guaranty Association.
HB 616 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to the time when a county commissioners court may adopt a tax rate.
HB 617 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the revocation of probation for a failure to pay certain fees.
HB 732 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Testimony Received
Caption: Relating to temporary licensing requirements for certain life insurance agents.
HB 951 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Insurance
Caption: Relating to regulation of certain reinsurance by the State Board of Insurance.
HB 1261 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the authority of the commissioners court of Wichita County to create the office of public defender for that county.
HB 1344 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to jurisdiction over the regulation of certain entities by the State Board of Insurance.
HB 1571 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to exceptions to the Nonresident Violator Compact of 1977.
HB 1672 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the appointment of the Red River Compact Commissioner of Texas.
HCR 17 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Comm. report printed & sent to Comm. on Local & Consent Cal.
Caption: Granting Texas YMCA Youth and Government Program permission to use the House and Senate Chambers in the State Capitol the last week in February of 1983 and 1984.
HCR 59 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending Marjorie Booker.
67th Regular Session
HB 857 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the assignment of certain insurance agents' commissions; and licensing of agents for United State military personnel in foreign countries.
HB 858 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to certain conflicts of interest affecting directors or officers of insurance companies.
HB 859 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to exclusion of reinsurance reserve assets from the Asset Protection Act.
HB 1810 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the discontinuance and replacement of group and group-type accident and health insurance.
HB 1856 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the definition of group accident and health insurance.
HB 1857 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Committee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the child support service fee for the Wichita County Family Court Services Department.
HB 1910 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Rules suspended
Caption: Relating to the distribution of the proceeds received from the sale of certain highway right-of-ways.
HB 1911 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to a non-producing severed mineral interest owned by a person who cannot be located.
HB 2011 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Removed from local and uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to coordination of benefits between certain insurance policies.
HB 2012 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to application of the Life, Accident, Health, and Hospital Service Insurance Guaranty Association Act.
HCR 48 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending former state representative Dave Allred on service in house of representatives.
HCR 162 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending Frances Wall, retiring director of Senior Citizens of North Texas, Inc.
HJR 67 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Committee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the state system of higher education, the permanent university fund, and the higher education tax fund.
67th 2nd Called Session
HB 7 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Higher Education
Caption: Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds to fund capital improvements at institutions of higher education.
HJR 8 Author: Gavin, John
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to repeal the state property tax and to authorize the sale of general obligation bonds to fund capital improvements at institutions of higher education that do not benefit from the permanent university fund.