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Legislation authored by Bill Carter

Includes legislation with Bill Carter as the primary author for the 68th through 77th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

77th Regular Session
HB 459 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to higher education tuition and fee exemptions for children of dead or disabled firefighters or peace officers.
HB 501 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to the board of managers and the budget of certain 9-1-1 service districts.
HB 502 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to executory contracts for the conveyance of real property.
HB 624 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to disposition of out-of-county crimes.
HB 1360 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the possession of ammunition or a firearm by certain peace officers.
HB 1737 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the acquisition of land for cemetery purposes adjacent to existing cemeteries.
HB 2277 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to contracts by certain educational institutions, state agencies, and local governments for energy conservation measures.
HB 2278 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to the consolidation and functions of the energy management center and the state energy conservation office and to the transfer of the powers and duties of the center and the office to the comptroller's office.
HB 2384 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain firefighter and police officer employment matters in certain municipalities.
HB 2667 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to place and maintain traffic-control devices in certain municipalities.
HB 2715 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to establishing the positions of regional development coordinator and of database information specialist in the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
HB 2743 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call in committee
Caption: Relating to the maximum tax rate allowed on property in emergency service and rural fire prevention districts.
HB 2744 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to emergency services and rural fire prevention districts.
HB 2745 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call in committee
Caption: Relating to the property tax rate in overlapping emergency services and rural fire prevention districts.
HB 2746 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to emergency services and rural fire prevention districts.
HB 2783 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of certain health and safety ordinances by municipalities.
HB 2784 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to recordkeeping pertaining to incidents involving persons licensed to carry a handgun.
HB 3090 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the private activity bond allocation program.
HB 3232 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to a program to meet the need for affordable housing in this state.
HB 3260 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the preservation of affordable housing by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
HCR 303 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Gary Terry of Tarrant County on his recovery from a heart attack at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and commending him for his many good works in behalf of others.
HCR 314 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections to H.B. No. 2744.
HJR 26 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to persons charged with a third or subsequent offense involving the operation while intoxicated of a motor vehicle, an aircraft, or a watercraft.
HJR 87 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the maximum tax rate allowed on property in emergency service and rural fire prevention districts.
HR 55 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Joanie Spellman.
HR 83 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Bob Terrell of Fort Worth on his retirement as city manager.
HR 179 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Colonel R. C. Rosacker of Fort Worth.
HR 228 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 21 and 22, 2001, as Tarrant County Days at the State Capitol.
HR 473 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Albert J. "Al" Stover of Bedford.
HR 701 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of M. Cordell Hull of Fort Worth.
HR 774 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Whereas, The House of Representatives of the State of Texas takes great pride in recognizing April 18, 2001, as Community Economic Development Day at the State Capitol.
HR 1181 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing May 21-27, 2001, as Wireless Safety Week.
HR 1182 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring John South on his retirement from the Texas Agricultural Extension Service.
76th Regular Session
HB 673 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: S. refuses to adopt conf comm rept.-reported
Caption: Relating to requiring the use of protective helmets for bicycle safety.
HB 825 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of a retired peace officer for a license to carry a concealed handgun.
HB 1614 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the provision of local exchange telephone service in a municipality and the management by the municipality of public rights-of-way used by providers of that service.
HB 1925 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
Caption: Relating to the display of certain flags at the Capitol building.
HB 1926 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the provision of certain state agency services to the public through the use of electronic commerce and to the making or receipt of payment by a state governmental entity.
HB 1927 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the safe operation of vehicles on highways through the enforcement of certain laws relating to the operation of a motor vehicle while intoxicated and through drug and alcohol driving awareness programs.
HB 2023 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education to employ and commission peace officers.
HB 2129 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to graduated driver's licensing.
HB 2130 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: House adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to disposition of out-of-county crimes.
HB 2397 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
Caption: Relating to the Crime Stoppers Advisory Council.
HB 2398 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to funding the housing trust fund.
HB 2399 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the liability in relation to and regulation of the ownership, operation, and use of sport shooting ranges.
HJR 42 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to persons charged with a third or subsequent offense involving the operation while intoxicated of a motor vehicle, an aircraft, or a watercraft.
HR 246 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring February 24, 1999, Tarrant County Chambers of Commerce Day.
HR 493 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the retirement of Dr. David Richards.
HR 598 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring members of Leadership Fort Worth on the occasion of their visit to the State Capitol.
HR 631 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Brandon M. Hill for his outstanding accomplishments.
HR 754 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing April 26-30, 1999, as Texas Internet Week.
HR 781 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Frank Sinatra, Jr., and Cynthia White Sinatra on their recent marriage.
HR 1025 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Richland High School fast-pitch softball team for an outstanding 1999 season.
HR 1345 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Lisa N. Marx.
75th Regular Session
HB 461 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to persons eligible for a license to carry a concealed handgun, to the rights and duties of license holders, and to certain offenses involving weapons.
HB 601 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the liability in relation to and regulation of the ownership, operation, and use of sport shooting ranges.
HB 602 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to retailers' permits for, and programs funded by, tobacco sales.
HB 603 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated or whether persons unlawfully possess controlled substances.
HB 797 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Caption: Relating to requiring the use of protective helmets for bicycle safety; providing criminal penalties.
HB 1324 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the administration and financing of emergency communications.
HB 1435 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of chiropractic.
HB 1436 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the fee for and term of state registration as a noncommissioned security officer.
HB 1437 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Caption: Relating to the creation of an emergency telephone call box system for highway users in this state.
HB 1482 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to computer and telecommunications offenses; providing penalties.
HB 1605 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to outdoor advertising of alcoholic beverages.
HB 1842 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to the removal of personal property from the right-of-way of roadway of the state highway system.
HB 2129 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the administration and financing of wireless service providers of 9-1-1 service.
HB 2130 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the sale of alarm products or services and burglary detection devices.
HB 2838 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
Caption: Relating to cash reserves in regional library systems.
HB 2879 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Board of Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies.
HB 2880 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to certain activities allowed during the suspension of a license issued under the Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies Act.
HB 2909 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to persons eligible for a license to carry a concealed handgun, to the rights and duties of license holders, and to certain offenses involving weapons.
HB 2995 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Civil Practices
Caption: Relating to letters of protection provided by attorneys to health care providers.
HB 3321 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the provision of telecommunication service within municipalities; prohibiting discrimination in the use of public rights-of-way; establishing the requirements for use of public right-of-way; and relating to permissible fees and charges for engaging in business and using public rights-of-way and pole attachments within municipalities.
HCR 82 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Declaring the chiltepin the official State Native Pepper of Texas.
HCR 128 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Declaring March 10, 1997, Tarrant County Day.
HCR 134 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Recognizing March 11, 1997, as the official public opening of the Lone Star Dinosaurs in the Lone Star State and honoring the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.
HCR 329 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Instructing the house enrolling clerk to make technical corrections to H.B. 2909.
HR 65 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Lorine Hargrove on the occasion of her 99th birthday.
HR 316 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming the Honorable Gerald L. Coates and his wife, Lea, to Texas.
HR 480 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Corinne Farmer.
HR 1060 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the 9-1-1 for Kids program.
HR 1101 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing May 25-31, 1997, as Texas Space and Technology Week.
74th Regular Session
HB 618 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to establish a checkpoint on a street or highway to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated or whether persons possess controlled substances in violation of the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HB 619 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Coauthor Authorized
Caption: Relating to requiring the use of protective helmets for bicycle safety; providing criminal penalties.
HB 620 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to excavation operations that may damage underground facilities; providing civil penalties.
HB 1293 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the liability of entities that provide address database information for 9-1-1 services.
HB 1447 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to criminal street gangs; providing a criminal penalty.
HB 1448 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain security officers and personal protection officers.
HB 1517 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Pensions and Investments
Caption: Relating to eligibility for retirement and benefits under the Texas Municipal Retirement System.
HB 1954 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of an emergency telephone call box system for highway users in this state.
HB 1955 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Withdrawn from calendar
Caption: Relating to the collection of the 9-1-1 emergency service fee from users of local exchange access lines and cellular and wireless telecommunications devices.
HB 2306 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Caption: Relating to creating certain offenses involving the transfer to or possession of weapons by minors, to the waiver of exclusive jurisdiction by juvenile courts for certain delinquent children and the mandatory transfer of the jurisdiction for those children to the criminal courts, and to the disposition of seized weapons.
HB 2307 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to powers and duties of the Advisory Commission on State Emergency Communications and emergency communication districts and to the administration of state emergency communications services.
HB 2425 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the acceptance of the retrocession of jurisdiction over land owned by the United States of America to this state.
HB 2426 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to the practice of physical therapy.
HB 2956 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the placement of signs on the right-of-way of a public road.
HB 2957 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the registration and safe operation of motor vehicles; providing penalties.
HB 2958 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Co-sponsor authorized
Caption: Relating to regulation of private investigators and private security agencies; providing a criminal penalty.
HCR 230 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending the members of the Texas Task Force for Tiltrotor Technology.
HR 151 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Zachary Gardner.
HR 217 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of George "Wally" Pitts.
HR 843 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the 1995 Chisholm Trail Round-Up.
HR 1012 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Bedford Mid-Cities office of the Texas Employment Commission.
HR 1114 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Mary Boyd on receiving the International Disaster Recovery Association's 1995 Achievement Award.
HR 1168 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Chester Morris "Chick" Terry on his 80th birthday.
73rd Regular Session
HB 100 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a license to carry a concealed handgun; providing penalties.
HB 838 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the regulation of polygraph examiners and the transfer of certain functions regulating polygraph examiners to the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education.
HB 1054 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Coauthor Authorized
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to establish a checkpoint on a public highway to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated or whether persons possess controlled substances in violation of the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
HB 1182 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to granting law enforcement authority to special policemen of the General Services Administration.
HB 1543 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to changing the name of the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine to the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth.
HB 1544 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
Caption: Relating to providing 9-1-1 emergency service to certain residential facilities.
HB 1545 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Posting rule suspended
Caption: Relating to the requirement of DNA analysis of certain inmates and to the creation of a DNA data base; providing a penalty.
HB 1674 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the participation of appraisal districts in emergency communications programs.
HB 1675 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to computation of benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas for, and contributions to the retirement system from, law enforcement and custodial officers.
HB 1676 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to definitions and penalties under the Texas Commercial Driver's License Act.
HB 2299 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to the peace officer college loan program.
HB 2300 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to campus peace officers at the University of North Texas.
HB 2301 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the time title to forfeited property vests in the state.
HB 2302 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the terms served by members of the executive committee of the Office for the Prevention of Developmental Disabilities.
HB 2590 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
Caption: Relating to leave for peace officers for purposes of pursuing an education.
HB 2591 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Investments & Banking
Caption: Relating to purchase of service credit in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas by vocational teachers.
HCM 681 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Recognizing Virgil Anthony for outstanding service as Mayor of the City of Watauga.
HCM 682 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Recognizing Bob Dollarhide for outstanding service as Mayor Pro-tem for the City of Watauga.
HCR 169 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Charles F. Williams on being elected the grand exalted ruler of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.
HMM 46 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Officer Gary C. Hires of the Haltom City Police Department.
HR 304 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Birdville Independent School District Board of Trustees.
HR 442 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Endorsing the nomination of Sigurd Lauritz Odegard and John Francis O'Connell for inclusion in the Independent Telephone Pioneer Association Hall of Fame.
HR 485 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the City of Richland Hills on the grand opening of the Richland Hills Law Enforcement Center.
HR 545 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Officer Gary C. Hires of the Haltom City Police Department.
HR 750 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Sam Krhovjak on being named the recipient of the 1993 National Leadership Award.
HR 764 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Dale Gaskill for his 32 years of service to the students, faculty, and parents of the Birdville Independent School District.
HR 834 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Gussie Harold Evans.
HR 842 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 1776.
72nd Regular Session
HB 467 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the authority of a law enforcement agency to establish a checkpoint on a public highway to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated.
HB 468 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to education courses for certain persons convicted of driving while intoxicated or involuntary manslaughter involving the use of a motor vehicle.
HB 469 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: No action taken in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of driving while intoxicated.
HB 470 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the term intoxicated as used in defining the offense of driving while intoxicated.
HB 471 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the manner in which the state proves that a person is driving or operating a motor vehicle in prosecutions for driving while intoxicated.
HB 728 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of offenses involving armor-piercing ammunition as a prohibited weapon.
HB 757 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the peace officer college loan program.
HB 758 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of sales transactions in which a price discount is offered or provided to a buyer who pays by cash instead of by credit card.
HB 759 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the availability of bail for a person awaiting extradition after the service of the governor's warrant of arrest.
HB 922 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
Caption: Relating to the commercial use of information identifying a person who has been involved in a motor vehicle accident; providing a penalty.
HB 923 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to photographic evidence in theft cases.
HB 968 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a defense to the offenses of possession of gambling device or equipment and possession of gambling paraphernalia.
HB 1200 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Postponed in committee
Caption: Relating to the application of the Professional Services Procurement Act to legal services.
HB 1201 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Co-sponsor authorized
Caption: Relating to the preservation of thumbprints as evidence of certain criminal convictions.
HB 1342 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a commercial driver's license and certain information required to be provided by the Department of Public Safety; providing penalties.
HB 1343 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the reimbursement of expenses for the confiscation, analysis, storage, and disposal of controlled substances by a law enforcement agency.
HB 1452 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the punishment and eligibility for parole for certain persons convicted of repeat offenses involving indecency with a child, sexual assault, or aggravated sexual assault.
HB 1453 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of chiropractic.
HB 1577 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/92
Caption: Relating to proof of identification shown by, and records relating to accidents and violations of law involving, persons who operate railroad locomotives or trains.
HB 1578 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
Caption: Relating to the commission of special game wardens by the director of the Parks and Wildlife Department.
HB 2343 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of unlawfully carrying weapons at an airport.
HB 2344 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to foreign trade zones established by joint airport boards.
HB 2345 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to certain criminal records maintained by the Department of Public Safety.
HB 2428 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on Major State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the fees collected for the licensing of vehicle inspection stations and inspectors.
HB 2429 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
Caption: Relating to the safe operation of vehicles on highways; providing a penalty.
HB 2430 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
Caption: Relating to the regulation of brake fluids.
HB 2431 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the disposition of fines collected from the enforcement of the Uniform Act Regulating Traffic on Highways.
HB 2432 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
Caption: Relating to certain activities of local recording agents.
HB 2678 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Liquor Regulation
Caption: Relating to the limitations of the number of package store permits which may be issued in a county.
HB 2679 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to restricting the ability of certain defendants charged with capital offenses from being released on personal bond or having the amount of bond reduced.
HB 2685 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to the exempting from sales and use tax motor vehicle parking and storage services provided by certain parking facilities.
HB 2841 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
Caption: Relating to aid to local law enforcement agencies, prosecutors, and court personnel for the implementation of telecommunications networks capable of sharing information necessary for criminal investigations and prosecutions.
HR 272 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Designating February 26, 1991, as Fort Worth/Tarrant County Day at the Capitol.
HR 790 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Corporal Willie Dale Taylor of the Department of Public Safety.
HR 791 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sergeant William John Kuhnle, Jr., of the Department of Public Safety.
HR 792 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Trooper Ralph George Zerda of the Department of Public Safety.
HR 997 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Basil E. Paxton Wright.
72nd 1st Called Session
HB 8 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the efficient operation of the institutional division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, including the parole of special needs offenders, the provision of services and facilities to the institutional division by private vendors, and the issuance of general obligation bonds for acquiring, constructing, or equipping corrections institutions.
HJR 3 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Coauthor Authorized
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the authorization for issuance of general obligation bonds for acquiring, constructing, or equipping new corrections and youth corrections institutions.
HJR 11 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the authorization for issuance of general obligation bonds for acquiring, constructing, or equipping new corrections institutions, mental health and mental retardation institutions, and youth corrections institutions and for major repair or renovation of existing facilities of those institutions.
72nd 2nd Called Session
HCR 3 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending the Reserve Officers Training Corps on the occasion of its 75th anniversary.
HCR 10 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating September 11, 1991, as 9-1-1 Day in Texas and commending the 9-1-1 emergency telephone program.
72nd 4th Called Session
HR 112 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Honorable Gibson D. (Gib) Lewis on his long and distinguished tenure as speaker of the Texas House of Representatives and extending sincere appreciation to him for his many years of outstanding service on behalf of the legislature and the citizens of Texas.
71st Regular Session
HB 501 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to coordinated vocational-academic educational programs for certain grade levels.
HB 521 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to photographic evidence in theft cases.
HB 646 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
Caption: Relating to the manner in which an arrested person is informed of his rights by a magistrate.
HB 694 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to including surveyors under the Professional Services Procurement Act.
HB 1427 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Laid on table subj. to call in s/c
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of refusing to give a sample of breath or blood after an arrest for driving while intoxicated, and to the loss of driving privileges as a result of that refusal.
HB 1428 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported from s/c fav. w/o amdt(s)
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of driving while intoxicated.
HB 1429 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on table subj. to call in s/c
Caption: Relating to the manner in which the state proves that a person is driving or operating a motor vehicle in prosecutions for driving while intoxicated.
HB 1430 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Laid on table subj. to call in s/c
Caption: Relating to the authority of a law enforcement agency to establish a checkpoint on a public highway to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated.
HB 1431 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported from s/c fav. w/o amdt(s)
Caption: Relating to education courses for certain persons convicted of driving while intoxicated or involuntary manslaughter involving the use of a motor vehicle.
HB 1790 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Senate conferees appointed
Caption: Relating to the physician-patient confidentiality privilege and to creating an exemption for certain records concerning a child abuse investigation.
HB 1791 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to testimony in a criminal case by a child who is a victim of certain offenses.
HB 1792 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a uniform system to gather and maintain criminal history records.
HB 1935 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a commercial driver's license and certain information required to be provided by the Department of Public Safety; providing penalties.
HB 2425 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the imposition of a fee on bonds in criminal cases and the creation of the crime stoppers advisory council account.
HB 2426 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of intentionally exposing another to AIDS or HIV, to AIDS testing for certain persons who have been arrested, and to notification of persons who may have been exposed....
HB 2489 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of making silent or abusive calls to a 9-1-1 service.
HB 2804 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the imposition of court fees on traffic violations dismissed upon completion of driving safety courses.
HB 2805 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a quorum of the governing body of certain emergency communication districts.
HB 2806 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of murder committed under the influence of sudden passion arising from an adequate cause.
HB 2807 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
Caption: Relating to the authority of the commissioners court of a county to establish standards for rural addressing and to assign street names and numbers.
HB 2808 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to allowing retired officers and employees of the Department of Public Safety to receive coverage and benefits through the mutual association for department employees.
HB 2809 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Labor & Employment Rel.
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of bail bondsmen; providing a penalty.
HB 2833 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to the establishment of an office for the prevention of developmental disabilities.
HB 3041 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Public Safety to photograph or film original fingerprint cards.
HB 3042 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
Caption: Relating to suits brought against a nursing home or related institution for retaliation based on reports of abuse or neglect.
HB 3043 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/89
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the operation of vehicles on the highways.
HB 3044 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of the services of certain professional counselors and physical therapists in health insurance coverage.
HB 3045 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to changes in the Uniform Act regulating traffic on highways.
HB 3046 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds for the establishment of an automated fingerprint identification system.
HB 3047 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to the penalty for failure to report a hazardous materials release.
HB 3103 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the certification of the purchase of automated information and telecommunications systems by the Automated Information and Telecommunications Council.
HCR 221 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Recognizing September 24, 1989, as United States Marshals Bicentennial Day in Texas.
HJR 47 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the accused's right of confrontation.
HJR 108 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for establishing a computer-based system for reading, classing, matching and storing fingerprints and acquiring....
HR 30 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring January 9 - 15, 1989, as Free Enterprise Week in Texas.
HR 293 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Extending best wishes to Representative Doyle Willis for a successful recovery.
HR 735 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Observing May 1, 1989, as Department of Public Safety Officer Day.
HR 757 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Designating September 11, 1989, to be 9-1-1 Day in Texas.
HR 856 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Designating Ron Wilson the custodian of the official marshal sign of the house.
HR 1023 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Sam Krhovjak.
71st 1st Called Session
HR 142 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring July 15, 1989, to be Bleeker Twins Day in Texas.
71st 3rd Called Session
HR 106 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Mark and Tricia Spriggs.
71st 5th Called Session
HB 128 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the collection of criminal history records and criminal justice information.
HCR 29 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of State Trooper Glen Perkins.
71st 6th Called Session
HB 39 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Withdrawn from calendar
Caption: Relating to the collection of criminal history records and criminal justice information.
HB 68 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to the imposition of court costs in certain criminal cases for the funding of the crime stoppers assistance account; making an appropriation.
HR 74 Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Proclaiming June 1990 Texas Special Olympics "Special Heroes Month."
70th Regular Session
HB 103 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the liability of certain persons associated with nonprofit sports programs.
HB 104 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the liability of volunteers of nonprofit organizations.
HB 293 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
Caption: Relating to the issuance of custom bronze and gold-plated license plates.
HB 300 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to certain rates to be charged under the catastrophe property insurance pool.
HB 340 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the form of the ballot in connection with uncontested races.
HB 635 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
Caption: Relating to the preservation and use of evidence in certain offenses.
HB 702 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to local crime stoppers programs; making an appropriation.
HB 911 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
Caption: Relating to statewide emergency telephone number service and authorizing the imposition of fees.
HB 992 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of driving while intoxicated if the defendant has previously been convicted of that offense two or more times.
HB 993 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Comm. laid on table subj. to call
Caption: Relating to inspection and approval of structures under the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool.
HB 1106 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a program to initiate, expand, maintain, and improve emergency medical services and to provide trauma care, and to fees imposed on conviction of certain offenses arising under laws regulating the operation of a motor vehicle.
HB 1107 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the registration of certain motor vehicles, to the disposition of certain registration fees, and to fees for personalized license plates.
HB 1508 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the liability of a regional transportation authority and an independent contractor of the authority.
HB 2005 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Comm. laid on table subj. to call
Caption: Relating to the designation of a person as the father of an illegitimate child.
HB 2006 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to birth and death records.
HB 2010 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to health care providers who may receive benefits under certain insurance policies.
HB 2011 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
Caption: Relating to the authority of a city to establish a public improvement district and to undertake and finance projects benefiting the district.
HB 2233 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the maximum property tax rate a rural fire prevention district may adopt.
HB 2402 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the establishment of regional correctional facilities.
HB 2403 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Reported favorably with substitute
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a system to maintain criminal history records.
HCR 133 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring Girl Scout leader Sadie Tucker.
HJR 103 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Pending in subcommittee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to raise the maximum property tax rate that may be adopted by rural fire prevention districts.
HR 514 Author: Carter, Bill
Caption: In memory of the Reverend W. Hal Brooks.
HR 572 Author: Carter, Bill
Caption: Honoring Burt Burleson.
70th 2nd Called Session
HB 34 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the issuance of custom bronze and gold-plated license plates.
HB 35 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the registration of certain motor vehicles, to the disposition of certain registration fees, and to fees for personalized license plates.
HCR 61 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating September 11, 1987, as 9-1-1 Emergency Number Day in Texas.
69th Regular Session
HB 1413 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Law Enforcement
Caption: Relating to certain inmates of the Texas Department of Corrections participating in a work program at state schools.
HB 1414 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the registration of a motor vehicle owned by a person who is 65 years of age or older.
HB 1575 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the registration of a motor vehicle for which personalized prestige license plates are issued.
HB 1653 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the period for which certain motor vehicle may be registered and the disposition of certain registration fees.
HB 1654 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to licensing of surplus lines agents.
HB 1655 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of an advisory commission to study the establishment of the 9-1-1 telephone number as the primary emergency telephone number in the state.
HB 1665 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to prophylaxis for newborns; amending the Texas Venereal Disease Act.
HB 1748 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Laid on the table
Caption: Relating to seizure and disposition of certain property used in the unlawful taking, possession, transportation, purchase, or sale of certain wild animals, birds, and aquatic life and to the seizure and disposition of certain property containing wild animals, birds, or aquatic life.
HB 2260 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Removed from local & uncontested cal.
Caption: Relating to the form of the ballot in an electronic voting system.
HB 2261 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the time for the canvass of the general election returns by the state canvassing board.
HR 111 Author: Carter, Bill
Caption: Honoring J. P. Richards, assistant superintendent for finance of Birdville Independent School District.
69th 2nd Called Session
HB 61 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to registration of a motor vehicle for which personalized license plates are issued.
HB 67 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
Caption: Relating to the registration of certain motor vehicles, to the disposition of certain registration fees, and to fees for personalized license plates.
HCR 26 Author: Carter, Bill
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring Claudia Carroll, Donald Martin, Carolyn Minter, Derrick Ruth, Judy Sisson and Kathleen Stonewall for representing Texas in the national "America Buckles Up/Border-to-Border" campaign.
69th 3rd Called Session
HR 104 Author: Carter, Bill
Caption: Honoring Representative Carlyle Smith.