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84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 1492 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to consideration of asbestos or silica trust claims in certain actions asserting asbestos- or silica-related injuries.
  Author: Miller, Doug | et. al.
  Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2904 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to dismissal of certain actions for an asbestos-related or silica-related injury.
  Author: Davis, Sarah
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 491 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to consideration of asbestos or silica trust claims in certain actions asserting asbestos- or silica-related injuries.
  Author: Schwertner, Charles
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 1325 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the dismissal of certain actions arising from exposure to asbestos and silica.
  Author: Miller, Doug | et. al.
  Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2545 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to settlement credits in asbestos and silica cases.
  Author: Miller, Doug
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 2034 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to asbestos and silica litigation.
  Author: Miller, Doug
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1202 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to asbestos and silica litigation.
  Author: Patrick, Dan
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 1811 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the standard of causation in claims involving mesothelioma caused by exposure to asbestos fibers.
  Author: Eiland, Craig
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1123 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the standard of causation in claims involving mesothelioma caused by exposure to asbestos fibers.
  Author: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence

80th Regular Session, 2007
SB 749 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority and salary of a district judge presiding over multidistrict litigation proceedings in cases involving claims for asbestos-related or silica-related injuries.
  Author: Janek, Kyle
  Sponsor: Hartnett, Will | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 8 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil claims involving exposure to asbestos and silica.
  Author: Nixon, Joe
  Committees: Civil Practices
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1850 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain projects from rules relating to asbestos abatement.
  Author: Veasey, Marc | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 2786 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain methods of asbestos removal.
  Author: Veasey, Marc
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3415 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of asbestos-related claims by the judicial panel on multidistrict litigation.
  Author: Hughes, Bryan
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3453 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the permit applications for municipal housing and other structures.
  Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey
  Committees: Urban Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
HCR 212 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Memorializing Congress not to override or preempt Texas' recent asbestos legislation.
  Author: Nixon, Joe
  Committees: Civil Practices
  Last Action: Referred to Civil Practices
SB 15 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil claims involving exposure to asbestos and silica.
  Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al.
  Sponsor: Nixon, Joe | et. al.
  Committees: Civil Practices | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 1111 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to investigation and testing, technical assistance, and certain other matters related to indoor air quality in state buildings.
  Author: Corte, Frank
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 1240 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil claims involving exposure to asbestos and to certain successor liability.
  Author: Nixon, Joe | et. al.
  Committees: Civil Practices
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1723 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the performance of asbestos surveys.
  Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2717 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to successor liability in asbestos claims.
  Author: Hartnett, Will
  Committees: Civil Practices
  Last Action: Referred to Civil Practices
SB 496 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil claims involving exposure to asbestos.
  Author: Janek, Kyle
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 599 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to investigation and testing, technical assistance, and certain other matters related to indoor air quality in state buildings.
  Author: West, Royce
  Sponsor: Corte, Frank
  Committees: Environmental Regulation | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1723 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to successor liability in asbestos claims.
  Author: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

78th 1st Called Session, 2003
HB 47 (78th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil claims involving exposure to asbestos or other mineral dusts.
  Author: Nixon, Joe
  Committees: Civil Practices
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 8 (78th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil claims involving exposure to asbestos or other mineral dusts.
  Author: Janek, Kyle
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
SB 41 (78th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil claims involving exposure to asbestos and resulting illnesses.
  Author: Carona, John
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

78th 3rd Called Session, 2003
SB 28 (78th 3rd C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil claims involving exposure to mineral dusts.
  Author: Janek, Kyle
  Last Action: Filed

77th Regular Session, 2001
HB 1278 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an asbestos survey before issuance of a building permit to renovate or demolish certain buildings.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1279 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the application of certain licensing and registration requirements to activities involving resilient floor-covering material.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
  Committees: Public Health | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1927 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the installation of asbestos in public buildings; providing penalties.
  Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Harris, Chris
  Committees: Public Health | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2844 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the Texas Board of Health to exempt certain projects from rules relating to asbestos abatement.
  Author: Lewis, Glenn
  Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 509 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an asbestos survey before issuance of a building permit to renovate or demolish certain buildings.
  Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al.
  Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
SB 674 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the application of certain licensing and registration requirements to activities involving resilient floor-covering material.
  Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1357 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of the removal of resilient floor-covering material.
  Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 2621 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the installation of asbestos in public buildings; providing penalties.
  Author: Palmer, Sue
  Committees: Public Health | Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Economic Development

75th Regular Session, 1997
HB 2467 (75th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of persons engaged in asbestos-related activities.
  Author: Jackson, Mike
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health

74th Regular Session, 1995
HB 2436 (74th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of persons engaged in asbestos-related activities.
  Author: Jackson, Mike
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar

73rd Regular Session, 1993
HB 1680 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Health over demolition and renovation activities to protect the public from emissions of asbestos.
  Author: Martin, Mike
  Sponsor: Parker, Carl
  Committees: Environmental Regulation | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1826 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a municipality's retention of a person licensed to perform inspections, surveys or removal of asbestos.
  Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Urban Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
SB 1045 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Health over demolition and renovation activities to protect the public from emissions of asbestos.
  Author: Parker, Carl
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services

72nd Regular Session, 1991
HB 79 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain activities from the licensing and registration requirements under Chapter 97, Acts of the 70th Legislature, Regular Session, 1987 (Article 4477-3a, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes).
  Author: Clemons, Billy
  Sponsor: Leedom, John
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 2303 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to license verification by landfill operators of certain persons who dispose of waste containing asbestos.
  Author: Watkins, Gary
  Committees: Environmental Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2511 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of persons engaged in removing asbestos from public buildings or disturbing or encapsulating that asbestos; providing penalties.
  Author: Clemons, Billy
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Calendars
SB 58 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain activities from the licensing and registration requirements under Chapter 97, Acts of the 70th Legislature, Regular Session, 1987 (Article 4477-3a, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes).
  Author: Leedom, John
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Postponed in committee
SB 1341 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of persons engaged in removing asbestos from public buildings or disturbing, encapsulating, or enclosing that asbestos; providing penalties.
  Author: Parker, Carl
  Sponsor: Clemons, Billy
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91

71st Regular Session, 1989
HB 991 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a moratorium on the disposal of asbestos and a study concerning asbestos; providing a civil penalty.
  Author: Soileau, Curtis
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1675 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the emergency removal of asbestos and the acquisition and installation of replacement materials at the Texas School for the Deaf; making an appropriation.
  Author: Guerrero, Lena
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
HB 2515 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the location of facilities for the disposal of asbestos wastes.
  Author: Soileau, Curtis
  Committees: Environmental Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Environmental Affairs
HB 2898 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the time within which an action to recover damages resulting from the presence of asbestos-containing materials in a building or facility may be brought.
  Author: Hill, Patricia | et. al.
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
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