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Legislation authored by Kelly Hancock

Includes legislation with Kelly Hancock as the primary author for the 80th through 85th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System. Author information is not available for the 86th Legislature.

85th Regular Session
SB 9 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations.
SB 10 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to actions on and liability associated with certain insurance claims.
SB 451 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to regulation of short-term rentals and short-term rental marketplaces by municipalities and counties.
SB 452 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the effect of certain agreements with a collective bargaining organization on certain state-funded public work contracts.
SB 453 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the interests of certain holding companies in certain repair facilities.
SB 507 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to mediation of the settlement of certain out-of-network health benefit claims involving balance billing.
SB 558 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of State Highway 360 in Ellis and Tarrant Counties as the Senator Chris Harris Memorial Highway.
SB 559 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the miscellaneous gross receipts tax on utility companies.
SB 560 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to surcharges imposed for the use of a credit card; providing a civil penalty.
SB 561 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the identification and handling of unclaimed life insurance and annuity contract proceeds.
SB 562 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to the provision of surplus lines insurance to certain commercial insureds.
SB 563 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the definition of commercial property insurance for purposes of certain provisions governing insurance rates and policy forms.
SB 620 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to a student's eligibility to enroll in courses provided through the state virtual school network.
SB 679 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of chiropractors to form certain business entities with certain other professions.
SB 680 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to step therapy protocols required by a health benefit plan in connection with prescription drug coverage.
SB 681 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the licensing and authority of advanced practice registered nurses.
SB 733 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the sanitation and safety requirements for certain artificial bodies of water maintained for public recreational purposes.
SB 734 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the sale of distilled spirits to ultimate consumers by the holder of a distiller's and rectifier's permit.
SB 735 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to periodic rate adjustment by and to certain transactions involving electric utilities.
SB 736 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to a report on the sale of retail electric power by the General Land Office.
SB 737 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to requirements for new or increased municipal fees.
SB 875 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to civil liability for damages caused by a person while intoxicated or otherwise related to the person's intoxication.
SB 876 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to service and filing requirements for a party seeking judicial review in certain workers' compensation cases.
SB 877 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to liability of certain political subdivisions in certain workers' compensation actions.
SB 878 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to named driver policy disclosure requirements.
SB 951 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the manufacture and sale of wine and certain related activities; authorizing a fee.
SB 952 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to enforcement of a lien on property in a self-service storage facility by a sale conducted through an Internet website.
SB 953 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to warning signs applicable to the carrying of weapons on the premises of certain holders of alcoholic beverage licenses and permits.
SB 954 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission to offer a civil penalty in lieu of suspending a permit or license.
SB 955 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the rates of the taxes imposed on the first sale of ale, malt liquor, and beer; reducing a tax rate.
SB 956 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to taxes imposed on vinous liquor.
SB 1002 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to accounting principles applicable to pension and other postemployment benefit expenses for electric utilities.
SB 1003 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the participation of deregulated telecommunications companies in the lifeline program.
SB 1004 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the deployment of network nodes in public right-of-way; authorizing fees.
SB 1070 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to authorized reinsurance and financial statement credit and accounting for reinsurance.
SB 1071 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to the regulation of insurance holding company systems, including internationally active insurance groups; authorizing a fee.
SB 1072 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to confidentiality of reports and related information for a solvency examination of an insurance carrier.
SB 1073 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to registration statement and reporting requirements of insurers in an insurance holding company system.
SB 1093 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to the inspection of certain commercial motor vehicles that are not domiciled in this state.
SB 1425 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the regulation of business entities that provide assistance animals; providing a civil penalty.
SB 1426 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the calculation and dissemination of certain ad valorem tax rates.
SB 1427 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to providing information regarding perinatal hospice care and prohibiting discriminatory abortions; creating an administrative penalty, a civil remedy, and criminal offenses.
SB 1515 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the authority to install a small wireless facility in a public right-of-way.
SB 1516 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the registration and regulation of appraisal management companies; authorizing fees; expanding the applicability of an occupational registration.
SB 1517 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to partnerships, limited liability companies, and other domestic and foreign entities and to series of limited liability companies and foreign entities.
SB 1518 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to corporations, associations, real estate investment trusts, and related entities; authorizing fees.
SB 1519 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the definition of a public entertainment facility and the promotion, sponsorship, or advertising of an entertainment event or venue or alcoholic beverage at certain governmentally owned public entertainment facilities.
SB 1520 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to duties of physicians and certain other entities regarding patient records.
SB 2064 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to unconscionable prices charged by certain health care facilities for medical care.
SB 2065 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain occupations and activities.
SB 2066 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the attachment of a hospital lien on a cause of action or claim of an injured person who receives hospital services.
SB 2067 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the financial exploitation of certain vulnerable adults.
SB 2087 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of a temporary health insurance risk pool.
SB 2203 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the business of title insurance.
SB 2204 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the administration of the certified capital company program by the office of the comptroller of public accounts.
SB 2205 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to automated motor vehicles.
SB 2206 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to information required to be disclosed by certain investors of publicly traded companies whose headquarters are located in this state.
SB 2207 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the appeal of a determination of the appraised value of certain property for ad valorem tax purposes.
SB 2208 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the transfer of the regulation of property tax professionals from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation to the comptroller of public accounts; providing civil and administrative penalties.
SB 2209 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the regulation of package store permit holders.
SB 2210 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan provider network listings and directories; authorizing an assessment.
SB 2211 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to a demonstration program for real-time processing of workers' compensation authorizations of payment for medical services and medical bills.
SB 2212 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to certain real estate sales, brokerage, and advertising activities, certain functions of the Texas Real Estate Commission.
SB 2279 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the ownership, control, or operation of a franchised or nonfranchised dealer or dealership by certain manufacturers.
SJR 60 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing a lower amount for expenses that can be charged to a borrower and removing certain financing expense limitations for a home equity loan, establishing certain authorized lenders to make a home equity loan, changing certain options for the refinancing of home equity loans, changing the threshold for an advance of a home equity line of credit, and allowing home equity loans on agricultural homesteads.
SR 3 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Adopting Permanent Rules of the Senate of the 85th Legislature.
SR 331 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 1, 2017, as Grand Prairie Day.
SR 696 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Bill Meier on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the longest filibuster in the Texas Senate.
SR 729 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Printed in full
Caption: In memory of Norman Lee Robinson.
SR 801 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing search and rescue dog, Luca, for his life-saving actions.
SR 817 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Andre Caracciolo for his heroism.
SR 938 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction on SB 2065.
85th 1st Called Session
SB 5 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election; creating a criminal offense; increasing criminal penalties.
SB 9 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations and appropriations of constitutionally dedicated revenue.
84th Regular Session
SB 9 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: House appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to limitations on the rate of growth of appropriations for certain categories of spending.
SB 272 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to making a voluntary contribution to the Special Olympics Texas fund when registering a motor vehicle or renewing a motor vehicle registration.
SB 303 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the effect of certain agreements with a collective bargaining organization on certain state-funded public work contracts.
SB 307 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to dedicating certain state revenue to the purpose of retiring state general obligation debt.
SB 356 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to the creation, purpose, implementation, and funding of the County Park Beautification and Improvement Program.
SB 481 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to consumer information concerning facility-based physicians and notice and availability of mediation for balance billing by a facility-based physician.
SB 482 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation of an optional consumer-directed health plan for certain individuals eligible to participate in the group benefits program provided under the Texas Employees Group Benefits Act and their qualified dependents.
SB 529 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of a landman for unemployment compensation.
SB 530 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the licensing of vehicles for hire and passenger transportation services by certain airport governing boards; authorizing the imposition of fees; expanding the authorization to require an occupational license; amending a provision subject to a criminal penalty.
SB 554 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to zero-based budgeting for state agencies as part of the sunset review process.
SB 607 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the Texas Interagency Council for the Homeless.
SB 608 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain tangible personal property related to medical data centers from the sales and use tax.
SB 609 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of package store permit holders.
SB 623 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to state funding for certain children to attend certain private prekindergarten programs.
SB 639 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the ownership or operation of a motor vehicle dealership by certain manufacturers or distributors.
SB 683 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the payment of certain ad valorem tax refunds.
SB 771 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the frequency with which the Board of Pardons and Paroles considers the eligibility of certain inmates for release on parole.
SB 772 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to legal representation for certain emergency services districts.
SB 773 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the requirement a protest or appeal based upon inequality of appraisal be determined by the application of generally accepted appraisal methods and techniques.
SB 794 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to issue debt to purchase or lease tangible personal property.
SB 903 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to procedures for the management, sale, or lease of certain state-owned real property and the management or collection of related funds, including disputed oil and gas royalties owed to the state.
SB 1011 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to public school choice, including school campus information, student transfers, the public education grant program, and the transportation allotment.
SB 1012 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to local control school districts.
SB 1016 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to participation in certain programs by, and insurer premium tax credits for investments in, certified capital companies.
SB 1017 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the decertification of a certified capital company.
SB 1018 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the provision of direct primary care.
SB 1103 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of property used for large data center projects for ad valorem tax benefits under the Texas Economic Development Act.
SB 1104 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the temporary exemption of certain tangible personal property related to large data center projects from the sales and use tax.
SB 1162 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain local laws concerning water and wastewater special districts, including conforming amendments.
SB 1163 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to advance directives and health care and treatment decisions.
SB 1164 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to insurance agents' ownership and use of certain information related to general property and casualty insurance policies; authorizing administrative penalties; adding provisions that may be subject to a criminal penalty.
SB 1394 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the presentation of evidence in appraisal review board hearings on protests.
SB 1420 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to notices of appraised value sent to property owners by the chief appraisers of appraisal districts.
SB 1509 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to suits brought by local governments for violations of certain laws under the jurisdiction of, or rules adopted or orders or permits issued by, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; affecting civil penalties.
SB 1510 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to authority of the county auditor to examine and audit the records of certain special districts.
SB 1511 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Relating to the establishment and governance of certain regional transportation authorities.
SB 1512 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles fund.
SB 1513 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to state funding for certain children to attend certain private school.
SB 1654 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the standard valuation for life insurance, accident and health insurance, and annuities and the nonforfeiture requirements of certain life insurance policies; amending provisions that may be subject to a criminal penalty.
SB 1666 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to excepting manufacturers engaged in certain commercial research and development from certain provisions of the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
SCR 9 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Authorizing the lieutenant governor and speaker to appoint interim joint committees.
SCR 27 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Expressing opposition to EPA-proposed guidelines regarding carbon dioxide emissions from existing fossil fuel-fired power plants under Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act.
SCR 40 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Authorizing a portrait of Governor Rick Perry to be placed in the Texas Capitol.
SJR 2 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment concerning the limitation on the rate of growth in appropriations.
SJR 26 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items.
SJR 27 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring certain tax bills to be approved by two-thirds of all the members elected to each house of the legislature.
SR 232 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 25, 2015, as City of Irving Day.
SR 295 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating Texas Independence Day 2015.
SR 525 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending Senate Rule 2.02 to grant floor privileges to the former lieutenant governors, former senate members, and the former secretary of the senate during the Former Members Day recognition ceremony.
SR 752 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the National Association of Chemical Distributors.
SR 1028 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Relating to the preservation of the present definition of marriage.
SR 1064 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 1295.
SR 1073 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Sharon Scarborough for her service to the Texas Senate and congratulating her for earning a 2015 Betty King Public Service Award.
SR 1074 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Elizabeth "Bitsy" Rice for her service to the Texas Senate and congratulating her for earning a 2015 Betty King Public Service Award.
SR 1077 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing staff members of the Legislative Reference Library for their service.
83rd Regular Session
SB 398 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to conforming the eligibility under a major events trust fund of a National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Football Bowl Subdivision postseason event with the changes to the Bowl Championship Series system.
SB 399 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of certain communications involving an ombudsman program established by an employer as an alternative dispute resolution service.
SB 400 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to consumption of alcoholic beverages in certain public entertainment facilities.
SB 434 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the procedural requirements for action by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on applications for production area authorizations.
SB 544 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the transportation allotments provided under the Foundation School Program to school districts that permit students to select a campus of attendance.
SB 545 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the peace officers authorized to operate an authorized emergency service vehicle used to conduct a police escort.
SB 547 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.
SB 548 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the abolishment of the office of public insurance counsel.
SB 675 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to certain advance directives and health care and treatment decisions.
SB 839 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to the provision of insurance coverage for certain portable electronic devices.
SB 840 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to certain promotional practices not considered to be prohibited discrimination, rebates, or inducements in insurance.
SB 841 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to certain authorized investments under the Insurance Code.
SB 842 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to authorizing the board of regents of The University of Texas System to acquire certain property in the city of Arlington.
SB 931 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to tax credits for investments in economically distressed communities.
SB 1160 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain persons to file documents electronically for recording with a county clerk in certain counties.
SB 1161 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the creation of a new category of law enforcement officer who shall be designated a school marshal, the training and appointment of certain employees of a school district or open-enrollment charter school as school marshals, and the rights, restrictions, limitations, and responsibilities of school marshals; authorizing the imposition of a fee.
SB 1264 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the provision of 9-1-1 services; providing criminal penalties.
SB 1379 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: House appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the standard valuation for life insurance, accident and health insurance, and annuities.
SB 1381 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Government Organization
Caption: Relating to the effect of certain agreements with a collective bargaining organization on certain state-funded public work contracts.
SB 1382 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of information obtained by or disclosed to the Texas Department of Insurance.
SB 1383 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to requiring municipalities to reimburse the Texas Department of Transportation for compensation paid for certain signs required to be relocated due to road construction.
SB 1384 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the authority of an independent school district to invest in local water projects.
SB 1385 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to notification procedures regarding the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
SB 1386 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the nonforfeiture requirements of certain life insurance policies.
SB 1837 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the appointment of directors for the Viridian Municipal Management District.
SJR 57 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to require the legislature to convene following each regular session of the legislature to consider the repeal of laws enacted during that regular session or at a subsequent special session.
SR 330 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 4, 2013, as Texas Young Republican Legislative Day at the State Capitol.
SR 336 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Again read
Caption: Recognizing March 6, 2013, as Grand Prairie Day at the State Capitol.
SR 474 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Again read
Caption: Commending the Texas Rangers baseball club for its 2012 season.
SR 490 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 27, 2013, as Texas Chemicals Day at the State Capitol.
SR 545 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Again read
Caption: Recognizing James D. Spaniolo on the occasion of his retirement as president of The University of Texas at Arlington.
SR 674 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the High School Republicans of Texas.
SR 731 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Community Enrichment Center of Tarrant County on the occasion of its 25th anniversary.
SR 800 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Gene Buinger on the occasion of his retirement.
83rd 1st Called Session
SR 36 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Charles Swearengen for his service as a member of the Hurst City Council.
SR 48 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Sue and Gary Vignaroli on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.
82nd Regular Session
HB 580 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to informed consent to an abortion.
HB 581 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations.
HB 708 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to licensing, regulation, and prescribing and ordering authority of advanced practice registered nurses and the regulation of registered nurses and physician assistants.
HB 914 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.
HB 1157 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the Texas Life, Accident, Health, and Hospital Service Insurance Guaranty Association.
HB 1367 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to a school district exemption from state requirements, restrictions, and prohibitions.
HB 1368 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the nonrenewal of, the assessment of premium surcharges against, and a study concerning loss ratios with respect to certain insurance policies.
HB 1369 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the establishment of open-enrollment charter schools and of new campuses of existing charter schools.
HB 1393 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the operation of certain managed care plans with respect to health care providers.
HB 1803 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to property and casualty certificates of insurance and approval of property and casualty certificate of insurance forms by the Texas Department of Insurance; providing penalties.
HB 1804 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to certificates of insurance required for certain plumbing contractors.
HB 1913 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requirements for businesses that offer plastic checkout bags to customers.
HB 1984 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an insurance company's access to and removal of a motor vehicle stored in a vehicle storage facility.
HB 2268 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to compliance with state and federal environmental permits.
HB 2545 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the participation of this state in the Regional Air Quality Compact.
HB 2620 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to communications services and markets.
HB 2621 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to deregulation of certain telecommunications markets and companies.
HB 2622 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the elimination of certain tariff filing requirements for telecommunications providers.
HB 3161 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to limited purpose subsidiary life insurance companies.
HB 3162 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of school district bonds under programs providing state financial assistance for instructional facilities and related debt.
HB 3163 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to responsibilities of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and Production Area Authorizations.
HB 3164 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to contracts between advanced practice registered nurses and health maintenance organizations, preferred provider benefit plans or other insurers.
HB 3589 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to claim-handling deadlines in the event of certain weather-related catastrophes or natural disasters.
HB 3590 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the cancellation of homeowners insurance policies.
HB 3596 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to public school finance and the allocation of state funds.
HB 3638 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to telecommunications and the universal service fund.
HCR 66 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Received from the House
Caption: Urging the United States Congress to prevent the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating greenhouse gases for stationary sources.
HJR 58 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment concerning the limitation on the rate of growth of state appropriations.
HJR 59 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring certain tax bills to be approved by two-thirds of all the members elected to each house of the legislature.
HR 751 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 9, 2011, as Texas Chemicals Day at the State Capitol.
HR 1109 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Colby Bannister of North Richland Hills on being selected to compete in gymnastics at the 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Athens.
81st Regular Session
HB 1192 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to a pilot project in certain school districts exempting those districts from state requirements, restrictions, and prohibitions.
HB 1193 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to ballot certification of a political party presidential candidate.
HB 1442 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the operation of certain managed care plans regarding out-of-network health care providers.
HB 1443 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the age limit for a beginning position in a fire department in certain municipalities under municipal civil service.
HB 1975 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to refund of excess unearned premiums by insurance premium finance companies.
HB 2253 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the expenditure of funds for political advertising by a political subdivision.
HB 2254 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of a local government to prohibit the Railroad Commission of Texas or the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality from issuing a permit for a disposal well.
HB 2255 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to restrictions on the release into the air of natural gas and associated vapors from a gas well.
HB 2256 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to mediation of out-of-network health benefit claim disputes concerning enrollees, facility-based physicians, and certain health benefit plans; imposing an administrative penalty.
HB 2569 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to a specialty insurance agent license for certain vendors of portable electronic devices.
HB 2570 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to the regulation of stipulated premium insurance companies.
HB 2690 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to eligible policyholders for group life insurance.
HB 2895 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to compliance with federal occupational safety and health standards in environmental enforcement.
HB 3220 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.
HB 3221 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to required notification before automatic premium payments may be increased.
HB 3222 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to the authority of two or more municipalities to designate a joint tax increment financing reinvestment zone.
HB 3827 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Motion withdrawn
Caption: Relating to the delivery of regulated substances into underground storage tanks; providing a penalty.
HB 3828 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to equitable funding under the public school finance system.
HB 4008 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to minimum voter turnout requirements for adoption or amendment of a home-rule school district charter.
HB 4443 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to notice to an insurer of an adverse claim to policy proceeds by a person with a bona fide legal claim.
HJR 123 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide and guarantee loans to encourage clean energy projects.
HR 2574 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Corporal Christopher J. West of Arlington.
HR 2870 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Texas Army National Guard Captain Robert Vallejo II of Richland Hills.
80th Regular Session
HB 1471 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to resource sharing among certain political subdivisions, including regional planning commissions, during a disaster.
HB 1538 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to operating a motor vehicle without establishing financial responsibility; providing a penalty.
HB 1539 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to deferred disposition of certain offenses.
HB 1540 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to excused absences in public schools.
HB 1847 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain noninsurance benefits and related services for accident, health, life, and long-term care insurance.
HB 1848 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the frequency of certain examinations conducted by the Texas Department of Insurance.
HB 1849 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to certain fees for valuing life insurance policies.
HB 1956 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to the financial responsibility requirements applicable to owners or operators of underground storage tanks.
HB 2135 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of certain terms to describe benefits for dental care services.
HB 2136 Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to public disclosure of student referrals for services made by counselors in public schools.
HB 2563 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the boards of trustees and superintendents of independent school districts and of regional education service centers.
HB 2564 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of a governmental body to require the payment of a charge before complying with certain requests for the production of public information or for copies of public information.
HB 2697 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of public schools to operate distance learning schools.
HB 2708 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the nature of certain promotional event prize programs.
HB 2806 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to a motor vehicle sales tax exemption for the trade-in of older vehicles.
HCR 276 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 2563.
HCR 284 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 2563.
HR 239 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Dr. Justin Bartos as Physician of the Day for February 5, 2007.
HR 534 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Northeast Tarrant Chamber of Commerce on the 50th anniversary of its founding.
HR 570 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Bonnie Creel on receiving a Tarrant County College Chancellor's Award for Exemplary Teaching.
HR 863 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Referred to Rules & Resolutions
Caption: Honoring State Representative Kelly Hancock and his wife, Robin, on their 20th wedding anniversary.
HR 864 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Watauga Public Library on its expansion.
HR 1893 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the nursing staff of North Hills Hospital in North Richland Hills on the occasion of National Nurses Week 2007.
HR 1894 Author: Hancock, Kelly
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the opening of Dr. Pillow Park in North Richland Hills.