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Legislation authored by Valoree Swanson

Includes legislation with Valoree Swanson as the primary author for the 85th 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
HB 1049 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to prohibited acts regarding abortion for a physician or applicant for a medical license.
HB 1050 Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the abolition of ad valorem taxes.
HB 1195 Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to inclusion of a civics test in the graduation requirements for public high school students.
HB 1232 Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the amount of tuition, fees, and other charges charged to students by public institutions of higher education.
HB 1316 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
Caption: Relating to expenditures for lobbying activities made by a recipient of state money.
HB 1425 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to a requirement that public and private institutions of higher education provide certain cost and employment opportunity data for degree programs.
HB 1485 Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to academic freedom for public school teachers providing science instruction.
HB 1653 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the system by which an application for a low income housing tax credit is scored.
HB 1706 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the required vote by a presidential elector and related procedures.
HB 1707 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to political party signs for a primary election.
HB 1754 Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the placement and use of video cameras in certain self-contained classrooms or other settings providing special education services.
HB 1772 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses.
HB 1773 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to an election authorizing the issuance of bonds or an increase in taxes by a political subdivision.
HB 1792 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the evaluation of an application for a low income housing tax credit.
HB 1945 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.
HB 2003 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the carrying of concealed or holstered handguns in a courthouse by certain court clerks licensed to carry a handgun.
HB 2017 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to legislative review and approval of certain state agency rules.
HB 2348 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to certificates of birth resulting in stillbirth, fetal death certificates, and the disposition of fetal remains; imposing administrative penalties.
HB 2349 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the filing of a fetal death certificate after an abortion.
HB 2380 Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns.
HB 2391 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the order of candidate names on an election ballot.
HB 2808 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
Caption: Relating to preventing the commandeering of state resources by the federal government.
HB 2811 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the form of ballot propositions in an election seeking authorization for the issuance of school district bonds supported by property taxes.
HB 3006 Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to authorizing the provision of temporary secure storage for weapons at certain public buildings; authorizing fees.
HB 3007 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
Caption: Relating to temporary secure storage of weapons at public buildings; authorizing a fee.
HB 3435 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to signature verification on an early voting ballot voted by mail.
HB 3552 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the foster care payment rate for certain foster parents and the reimbursement of certain expenses for the foster parent; creating a criminal offense.
HB 3553 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to prohibited requests for or disclosures of information regarding certain child-care facility license holders' ownership, possession, use, or storage of a firearm or other weapon; creating a criminal offense.
HB 3555 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Transferred to Calendars Committee
Caption: Relating to an innovation grant program for community faith-based programs that collaborate with the Department of Family and Protective Services to improve foster care.
HB 3558 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to an innovation grant program for community faith-based programs that collaborate with the Department of Family and Protective Services to improve foster care.
HB 3559 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to reimbursement of foster parents and certain former foster children for expenses related to obtaining or renewing a driver's license and obtaining insurance.
HB 3562 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to authorizing the foster parent of a foster child to take certain actions to protect the child from violence and kidnapping.
HB 3643 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the assistance of voters; increasing a penalty.
HB 3662 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the acceptance of a voter; creating an offense.
HB 3666 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the recording of certain personal information of voters by election officials.
HB 3667 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the maintenance of the statewide voter registration list.
HB 3678 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the registration and inspection periods for motor vehicles.
HB 3686 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the acceptance of a voter at a polling place; creating an offense; increasing a criminal penalty.
HB 3688 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the use of certain public buildings as polling place locations.
HB 4203 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Transferred to Calendars Committee
Caption: Relating to rights to certain benefits accrued in the Texas County and District Retirement System.
HB 4206 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to elimination of the requirement that a school district establish a local school health advisory council.
HB 4207 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the exemption from the sales and use tax on the sale of certain newspapers.
HB 4208 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to designating English as the official language of this state.
HB 4215 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to distracted driving collisions; creating an offense.
HB 4253 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to training requirements for foster parents.
HB 4255 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to training requirements for foster parents.
HB 4265 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the early voting period.
HJR 71 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to exempt from ad valorem taxation the total market value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses.
HJR 84 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for legislative review or approval of state agency rules.
HJR 122 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment guaranteeing the right to life of unborn children and prohibiting abortion to the extent authorized under federal constitutional law.
HR 1939 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Klein Oak High School color guard on winning its division title at the 2017 Winter Guard International World Championships.
HR 1974 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of William Lewis Black of Spring.
85th 1st Called Session
HB 86 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to prohibited acts for a physician or applicant for a medical license.
HB 91 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the abolition of ad valorem taxes and a study of alternative methods of taxation to replace revenue lost to political subdivisions as a result of the abolition of ad valorem taxes.
HB 95 Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses.
HB 96 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to signature verification on an early voting ballot voted by mail.
HB 123 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns.
HB 138 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to partial-birth abortions and dismemberment abortions; increasing a criminal penalty.
HB 312 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to prohibited acts for a physician or applicant for a medical license.
HB 336 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
Caption: Relating to authorizing the provision of temporary secure storage for weapons at certain public buildings; authorizing fees.
HJR 24 Author: Swanson, Valoree
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to exempt from ad valorem taxation the total market value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses.