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Legislation authored by Wayne Peveto

Includes legislation with Wayne Peveto as the primary author for the 63rd through 68th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

68th Regular Session
HB 499 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the disposition of persons determined to be incompetent to stand trial.
HB 500 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the appointment of persons to serve on the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation review board which determines manifest dangerousness.
HB 530 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a coin-operated machine.
HB 531 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of entry into a coin-operated machine with the intent to steal and the punishment for the possession of certain criminal instruments.
HB 532 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the time at which the board of directors of an appraisal district receives the proposed budget for the district.
HB 533 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to alternate jurors.
HB 534 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the date by which rendition statements and property reports must be delivered to the chief appraiser.
HB 535 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the power of an appraisal district to own property.
HB 536 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a rehearing of certain challenges and protests made to an appraisal review board.
HB 537 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of recreational vehicles.
HB 538 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the increase in minimum automobile liability coverage for motor vehicles.
HB 539 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Committee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to conviction of a sexual offense on the testimony of a child.
HB 540 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Law Enforcement
Caption: Relating to the authority of a jailer or a guard of a county jail to carry a firearm.
HB 752 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to property tax appraisal studies conducted by the State Property Tax Board.
HB 753 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the reproduction and maintenance of the records of adoption proceedings.
HB 931 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to property tax appraisal studies conducted by the State Property Tax Board.
HB 932 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to six-person juries in district court civil cases.
HB 967 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to judicial review of determinations concerning the situs of personal property for ad valorem taxation.
HB 1005 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to the calculation of the effective tax rate for a taxing unit.
HB 1203 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to revision of the Tax Code to conform to recent constitutional amendments concerning property taxation.
HB 1250 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the election, terms of office, and compensation of directors of the Orange County Drainage District of Orange County.
HB 1251 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: To establish and implement an energy management loan fund for cities, counties and Independent School Districts.
HB 1252 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to extensions of time in which to file a petition for discretionary review.
HB 1498 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to rehearing of certain challenges and protests made to an appraisal review board.
HB 1499 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the exemption of implements of husbandry from ad valorem taxation.
HB 1500 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the correction of a tax roll prepared by a tax assessor for a taxing unit prior to the participation of the taxing unit in an appraisal district.
HB 1501 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to salaries of the veterans county service officer and assistants.
HB 1502 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to proration of property taxes because of loss of an exemption during a tax year.
HB 1503 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to offenses of driving while intoxicated, allowing a dangerous driver to borrow a motor vehicle, and involuntary manslaughter involving the use of a motor vehicle and the criminal and civil consequences of a conviction of those offenses, including forfeiture of a motor vehicle.
HB 1504 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the grounds for the transfer of a child from a juvenile court to a court having jurisdiction of criminal offenses for prosecution as an adult.
HB 1830 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to collective bargaining for firemen and policemen.
HB 1831 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Record vote
Caption: Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem taxation of property reported to have decreased in value.
HB 1832 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to the service of process of an appraisal district or an appraisal review board for purposes of judicial review of a property tax determination.
HB 2293 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the revocation of probation for a failure to pay certain fees.
HB 2352 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the elements of and punishment for the offense of commercial bribery.
HCR 13 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Inviting The Honorable Jack Pope, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Texas, to deliver the "state of the judiciary" message at 2:30 p.m. Monday, January 17, 1983.
HCR 42 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Proclaiming Mauriceville as "The Crawfish Capital of Texas".
HJR 31 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of boats and recreational vehicles owned by individuals.
HJR 32 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the optional exemption of residence homesteads from property taxation.
HJR 33 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Higher Education
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the issuance of bonds secured by the permanent university fund.
HJR 53 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize six-person juries in civil cases.
HJR 99 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit political subdivisions to exempt from property taxation a portion of the value of property of fraternal organizations that perform charitable and benevolent services.
HR 247 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Caption: Creating a special interim committee to study flooding, erosion, and associated natural hazards in the lower Sabine River Basin.
HR 497 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Caption: Commending Michael Bryan.
HR 553 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Caption: In memory of Fred James Early, Jr.
67th Regular Session
HB 295 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Committee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the competency and certification of public school teachers.
HB 296 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to salary step credit for vocational teachers' work experience.
HB 297 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Committee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to fees for the issuance of teaching certificates.
HB 298 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Committee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the annual audit of funds appropriated for adult apprenticeship training programs.
HB 423 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: No action taken
Caption: Relating to the authority of a court to reduce a term of imprisonment on denying a motion for shock probation.
HB 424 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to alternate jurors.
HB 425 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to tax refunds paid, credited, or recovered by the comptroller.
HB 480 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the compensation of the judges of the district courts in Orange County.
HB 481 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the compensation and duties of the Orange County Juvenile Board, and making provisions for the juvenile court and the Orange County Child Support office, and providing for certain services relating to children.
HB 576 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the application of the Parks and Wildlife Code to crayfish.
HB 723 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the persons classified as peace officers.
HB 935 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to reimbursement of school districts for taxes lost due to reductions in tax base.
HB 1009 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to motor vehicle sales and use tax on motor carriers.
HB 1303 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to working overtime by policemen in certain cities.
HB 1353 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to an exemption of ecological laboratories used by institutions of higher education from property taxation.
HB 1363 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the certification of public school teachers.
HB 1465 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Rules suspended
Caption: Relating to revising various provisions of law governing the property tax and its adminstration.
HB 1633 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
Caption: Relating to the administrative procedures followed in a hearing on the market value and index value of a school district.
HB 1716 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to periods in which political contributions to certain officeholders are prohibited.
HB 2069 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to reductions or limitations on property tax rates adopted by taxing units.
HB 2223 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to taxing residence homesteads at a lesser rate than that imposed on other property.
HB 2356 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the payment to the state by a retailer of a portion of the amount of the interest received from credit extended sales subject to the sales and use tax and to the disposition of the resulting revenue.
HCR 124 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Education
Caption: Creating a Special Committee on Higher Education Building Needs and Potential Funding Sources.
HJR 109 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to taxing residence homesteads at a lesser rate than that imposed on other property.
HR 25 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Caption: Extending best wishes to the citizens of Orange County.
HR 329 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Caption: Commending May Rains, mother of Representative Don Rains.
HR 341 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Caption: Congratulating the Levingston Shipbuilding Company.
67th 1st Called Session
HB 30 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to revising various provisions of law governing the property tax and its administration.
HB 109 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the taxation of implements of farming or ranching and valuation of open-space land.
HB 114 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to remedies for unequal appraisal.
66th Regular Session
HB 455 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the requirement that school bus drivers give bond.
HB 770 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the rate of interest on delinquent ad valorem taxes.
HB 771 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to county school administration; concerning abolition of certain offices; concerning appeals to the county superintendent; concerning change to independent status; concerning powers of common school districts; concerning sale of school property.
HB 1017 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to implementation of the parts of the Tax Relief Amendmentto the constitution involving residence homestead exemptions, appraisal of agricultural land for taxation, and payments to school districts to replace reductions in their tax bases.
HB 1168 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the number of hours a policeman may work during a month.
HB 1254 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Relating to the persons classified as peace officers.
HB 1270 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Reported from subcommittee favorably with amendments
Caption: Relating to ad valorem taxation of property.
HB 1911 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to boundaries of the Lower Neches Valley Authority.
HB 1912 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the regulation of retail installment transactions.
HB 1913 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
Caption: Relating to public school education.
HB 2045 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Subcommittee on Revenue Administration
Caption: Relating to the creation and to the use of a state higher education assistance fund.
HJR 130 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
Caption: Relating to state ad volorem taxes and funding for land acquisition and construction at public institutions of higher education.
HR 33 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Caption: Extending best wishes for the celebration of Orange County Day.
65th Regular Session
HB 541 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the termination of state fiscal support for county school administration.
HB 661 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to dissolution of rural fire prevention districts.
HB 788 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to the establishment of an apprenticeship system of adult vocational education to train craftsment.
HB 846 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Motion lost
Caption: Adopting a property tax code and conforming provisions, amendments, and repeals.
HB 871 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Higher Education
Caption: Relating to the exemption of law enforcement officers enrolled in certain courses from the payment of tuition and fees.
HB 969 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to compensation of workmen engaged in public construction work.
HB 1150 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to the disposition of assets of a water district dissolved by the Texas Water Rights Commission.
HB 1405 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to expert testimony concerning the insanity defense and a defendant's competency to stand trial.
HB 1406 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
Caption: Relating to admissibility of an accused's oral confession that is electronically recorded.
HB 1705 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Assigned to General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to interest rates on certain public securities.
HB 1795 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Reported from subcommittee with substitute
Caption: Relating to the ratemaking authority of the Texas Water Rights Commission.
HB 1920 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Reported from subcommittee favorably with amendments
Caption: Relating to validation of certain acts and proceedings of conservation and reclamation districts.
HB 2133 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to the compensation of the directors of the Orange County Drainage District of Orange County, Texas.
HCR 159 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Authorizing the Chief Clerk of the House to make correction in HB788.
65th 1st Called Session
HB 2 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Adopting a property tax code and conforming provisions, amendments, and repeals.
65th 2nd Called Session
HB 37 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Votes recorded
Caption: Relating to property taxation.
HB 51 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
Caption: Providing exemptions of certain property from ad valorem taxation for school district purposes; providing alternative procedures for the valuation of open-space land for school ad valorem tax purposes; providing for payments by the state to school districts to reimburse for the revenues lost as a result of granting such exemptions and alternative valuation procedures for open-space land; and, providing for administration of the exemptions and alternative valuation procedures and the reimbursement payments by the School Tax Assessment Practices Board.
HB 53 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to county school administration.
HCR 19 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Texas Legislative Council Softball Team.
64th Regular Session
HB 162 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to keeping records of posting of notices of certain meetings.
HB 226 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to county school administration; prohibiting state support for certain county school administrative offices after a date certain and expanding authority for local support of the administration; relating to the abolition of certain county school administrative offices; transferring in counties that contain no common school districts, rural high school districts, or independent districts with less than one hundred fifty (150) ADA certain powers, duties, records, and funds of certain county school administrative offices; reclassifying certain school districts under the supervision of county school administrative offices.
HB 279 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to access to a patient's medical records.
HB 1149 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the compensation of river authority directors.
HB 1150 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to the taxes imposed on receipts from fees for Admissions.
HB 1463 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the establishment, administration, and enforcement of a system of single, countywide appraisals of proerpty for all property tax purposes.
HB 1554 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to the southern boundary of Orange County.
HB 1555 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Public Education
Caption: Relating to the establishment of an apprenticeship system of adult vocational education to train craftsmen.
HB 1580 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to county parks.
HB 1978 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Revenue and Taxation
Caption: Levying a limited sales and use tax upon the receipts from the admission price to all places of amusement; providing an effective date.
HB 1979 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Revenue and Taxation
Caption: Relating to the assessment ratio for calculating ad valorem taxes for state purposes.
HB 1980 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Revenue and Taxation
Caption: Relating to the admissibility into evidence of a certificate of the Comptroller to prove assessment of any property for taxes, or the payment of such taxes.
HB 1981 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Revenue and Taxation
Caption: Providing for the weekly forwarding by the Tax Assessor and Collector to the Comptroller of Public Accounts monies collected from taxes imposed by Motor Vehicle Retail Sales and Use Tax; providing an effective date.
HB 2002 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Economic Development
Caption: The "Bond Registration Act": Authorizing the issuance by the State of Texas, any department, board, agency, or instrumentality of the State of Texas, any municipal corporation, any political subdivision, any district, authority, or other political corporation of the State of Texas having authority to issue public securities in a form having appertaining thereto coupons and being unregistrable, having appertaining thereto coupons and being registrable as to principal only or being fully registrable; defining public securities, defining fully registrable, providing for the exchange of such securities, providing that the registrar of fully registrable securities may be the comptroller of public accounts or any banking corporation or association at which the principal of such public securities shall be payable; eliminating the necessity for approval by the attorney general or registration by the comptroller of public accounts upon exchange or upon change in form of such securities; providing other matters in the premises; providing for severability.
63rd Regular Session
HB 135 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to subrogation by a county to a claim for personal injuries by certain precinct and county law enforcement officials against a third party to the extent of payments made for medical expenses and salary under Article III, Section 52e, Constitution of the State of Texas; and declaring an emergency.
HB 337 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the expansion of rural fire prevention districts.
HB 698 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Sent to Calendar Committee
Caption: Relating to the repeal of Section 1.22, Family Code; and declaring an emergency.
HB 701 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Committee hearing date
Caption: Relating to the powers of the Sabine River Authority of Texas.
HB 1241 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Revenue and Taxation
Caption: Relating to the assessment, collection, and equalization of property taxes.
HB 1583 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Reported favorably
Caption: Relating to the abolition of the county school superintendent in Orange County; and declaring an emergency.
HB 1588 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to pollution abatement and salt water intrusion under the Sabine River Compact; amending the Preamble to the Sabine River Compact (included in Article 44.010, Water Code); providing notice; and declaring an emergency.
HB 1632 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the reporting and control of venereal disease; amending Article 4445, Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, as amended; providing a severability clause and declaring an emergency.
HB 1645 Author: Peveto, Wayne
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the salaries of commissioners and elections held in the Orange County Navigation and Port District; amending Sections 10 and 17, Chapter 370, Acts of the 53rd Legislature, Regular Session, 1953, as amended; and declaring an emergency.