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HB 29 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to prostitution and the trafficking of persons, civil racketeering related to trafficking, the prevention, investigation, and prosecution of and punishment for certain sexual offenses and offenses involving or related to trafficking, reimbursement of certain costs for criminal victims who are children, and the release and reporting of certain information relating to a child; increasing criminal penalties; creating criminal offenses. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
See remarks for effective date
HB 110 85-0 (2017) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas. House: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HB 113 85-0 (2017) Author: Keough, Mark | et. al. Relating to the authority of the governing body of a local authority to impose a civil penalty for certain violations recorded by an automated traffic control system or a photographic traffic signal enforcement system; providing a civil penalty. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 131 85-0 (2017) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to exempting the intrastate manufacture of a firearm, a firearm accessory, or ammunition from federal regulation. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 201 85-0 (2017) Author: Cook, Byron | et. al. Relating to disposition of fetal remains by a health care facility; imposing penalties. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 235 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to a grant program for law enforcement agencies that comply with certain reporting requirements. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 245 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to certain reporting requirements for law enforcement agencies and to the creation of a criminal justice web portal by the office of the attorney general; providing a civil penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 328 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to state and federal laws regarding immigrants or immigration, including the enforcement of those laws by certain governmental entities and the use of consular identity documents for certain purposes. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 435 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to the carrying of weapons, including the application of certain weapons and handgun license laws to certain persons, the carrying of handguns by license holders on the property of a state hospital, and the liability for certain actions of volunteer emergency services personnel licensed to carry a handgun; providing a civil penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 611 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the enforcement by certain governmental entities of state and federal laws governing immigration and to the duties of law enforcement agencies concerning certain arrested persons. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 673 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to certain reporting requirements for law enforcement agencies and to the creation of a criminal justice web portal by the office of the attorney general. House: Government Transparency & Operation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 705 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the appointment of an attorney general liaison for each regional office of the Department of Family and Protective Services. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 754 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the enforcement by certain governmental entities of state and federal laws governing immigration and to the duties of law enforcement agencies concerning certain arrested persons. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 762 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to the enforcement by certain governmental entities of state and federal laws governing immigration. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 784 85-0 (2017) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to attorney general approval of a state agency action for a declaratory judgment against another state agency. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 854 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the appointment by the attorney general of a special prosecutor to prosecute certain offenses that are committed by certain peace officers and that result in serious bodily injury or death. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 865 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to establishing a veterans services coordinator for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and a veterans reentry dorm program for certain state jail defendants confined by the department. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 889 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al. Relating to the enforcement by certain governmental entities of state and federal laws governing immigration and to the duties of law enforcement agencies concerning certain arrested persons. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 927 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to the regulation of firearms, air guns, knives, ammunition, and firearm and air gun supplies; imposing a civil penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 948 85-0 (2017) Author: Tinderholt, Tony | et. al. Relating to prohibiting abortion and recognizing the rights, powers, and privileges of all unborn children at every stage of gestation from fertilization until birth; affecting criminal offenses and penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1109 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al. Relating to the enforcement by certain governmental entities of state and federal laws governing immigration. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1163 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to eligibility for membership and funding of benefits for certain law enforcement, custodial, and other peace officers. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
HB 1308 85-0 (2017) Author: Holland, Justin | et. al. Relating to the enforcement by certain governmental entities of state and federal laws governing immigration and to the duties of law enforcement agencies concerning certain arrested persons. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1457 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al. Relating to fantasy sports contests. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1463 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to procedures for actions alleging failure to comply with certain standards to accommodate persons with disabilities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1739 85-0 (2017) Author: Burrows, Dustin Relating to the concurrent jurisdiction of the attorney general to prosecute the offense of barratry and solicitation of professional employment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1866 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to compensation and restitution to crime victims and the disposition of unclaimed restitution payments; providing for an administrative penalty; authorizing a fee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1919 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to increasing the punishment for an offense committed against a person because of bias or prejudice on the basis of service as a peace officer, a firefighter, or emergency medical services personnel and to the confidentiality of personal information regarding certain persons who provide that service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1923 85-0 (2017) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to the protection of religious beliefs and moral convictions regarding marriage. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1946 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the incontestability of certain contracts or leases submitted to the attorney general by certain water districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1953 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the canvass of election returns for the offices of governor and lieutenant governor. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2175 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the persons authorized to submit a request for an attorney general opinion. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 2222 85-0 (2017) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the confidentiality of home address information of certain victims of family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking of persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2328 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to an expedited response by a governmental body to a request for public information. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Administration
Returned from the House for further action
HB 2333 85-0 (2017) Author: Elkins, Gary | et. al. Relating to a breach of system security of a business that exposes consumer credit card or debit card information; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 2358 85-0 (2017) Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to eligible voters in a confirmation election for a conservation and reclamation district. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective on 1/1/18
HB 2387 85-0 (2017) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to disclosure and use of certain information regarding the Crime Victims' Compensation Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2602 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the appointment of an attorney general liaison for each regional office of the Department of Family and Protective Services. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 2670 85-0 (2017) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to public information in the possession, custody, or control of a current or former officer or employee of a governmental body; creating a criminal offense. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 2742 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to the right of members of the legislature, the lieutenant governor, committees of the legislature, and legislative agencies to access certain governmental information for legislative purposes; creating a criminal offense. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 3223 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to liability for the sale or transfer of law enforcement vehicles before removal of certain equipment and insignia; providing civil penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3271 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to the right of certain public officers to access public information, documents, records, and property. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 3459 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to requiring a business to pre-disclose the recording of a telephone conversation with a consumer; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 3542 85-0 (2017) Author: Cain, Briscoe Relating to the withdrawal or withholding of life-sustaining treatment from a pregnant patient; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3698 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the ineligibility of certain governmental entities that prohibit or discourage the enforcement of immigration laws to participate in and receive funds from the major events reimbursement program. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3744 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the regulation of the retention, storage, transportation, and disposal of used or scrap tires; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense. House: Environmental Regulation Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 3848 85-0 (2017) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to the public information law; creating a criminal offense. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 4066 85-0 (2017) Author: Gooden, Lance Relating to the right of certain elected public officers to information of certain governmental and public entities; creating a criminal offense. House: General Investigating & Ethics Meeting cancelled
HB 4091 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to reporting requirements for and the availability of information regarding certain uses of force, injuries, or deaths caused by peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 4144 85-0 (2017) Author: Paddie, Chris Relating to the applicability of the public information law. House: Government Transparency & Operation Left pending in committee
HB 4243 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility in buildings operated by certain governmental entities and public schools; authorizing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 45 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to require a court to provide notice to the attorney general of a challenge to the constitutionality of a state statute and authorizing the legislature to prescribe a waiting period before the court may enter a judgment holding the statute unconstitutional. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
SB 4 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Relating to the enforcement by campus police departments and certain local governmental entities of state and federal laws governing immigration and to related duties and liability of certain persons in the criminal justice system; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 6 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility; authorizing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Received from the Senate
SB 65 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the regulation of funeral services, funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematories; imposing penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 93 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to prohibiting public funds from being used to enforce certain federal or international laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 179 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Minjarez, Ina | et. al.
Relating to harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying of a public school student or minor and certain mental health programs for public school students; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Public Education
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 256 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Sponsor: Hunter, Todd | et. al.
Relating to the confidentiality of home address information of certain victims of family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking of persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 456 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the right of members of the legislature, the lieutenant governor, committees of the legislature, and legislative agencies to access certain governmental information for legislative purposes; creating a criminal offense. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 515 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the right of certain public officers to access public information, documents, records, and property; creating criminal offenses. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
SB 526 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian
Sponsor: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Relating to the abolishment of certain advisory committees and other state entities. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 570 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Walle, Armando | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of the retention, storage, transportation, disposal, processing, and reuse of used or scrap tires; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 619 85-0 (2017) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to county and municipal cooperation with state and federal immigration law enforcement and efforts to enhance international border security. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 625 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Stephenson, Phil | et. al.
Relating to public access to financial and tax rate information of certain special purpose districts; imposing a civil penalty. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 627 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al. Relating to notice of a property owner's rights relating to the examination or survey of property by an entity with eminent domain authority. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
SB 650 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to tax increment financing. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 662 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the reporting of proceeds and property from asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 666 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Miller, Rick
Relating to a sign required to be posted in the restrooms of sexually oriented businesses; creating a criminal offense. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 827 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to procedures for asserting claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act; providing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 843 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
Relating to disclosure and use of certain information regarding the Crime Victims' Compensation Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 844 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the active supervision of occupational licensing authorities by the attorney general. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 893 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the protection of religious beliefs and moral convictions regarding marriage. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 899 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to increasing the punishment for an offense committed against a person because of the person's status as a peace officer, a firefighter, or emergency medical services personnel. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 997 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to peace officer enforcement of federal immigration law at places of worship, hospitals, public schools, and courthouses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1113 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility in buildings operated by certain governmental entities and public schools; authorizing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1185 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to criminal history record information obtained or disseminated by certain private entities; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Business & Industry
SB 1282 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to prohibiting the use of automated traffic control systems. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1347 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to an expedited response by a governmental body to a request for public information. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1366 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to eligibility for membership and funding of benefits for certain law enforcement, custodial, and other peace officers. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1409 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to a breach of system security of a business that exposes consumer credit card or debit card information; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1487 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to preventing racial profiling and video and audio equipment and recordings of certain law enforcement motor vehicle stops; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1569 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al. Relating to prostitution and the trafficking of persons, civil racketeering related to trafficking, the prosecution of and punishment for certain sexual offenses and offenses involving or related to trafficking, reimbursement of certain costs for criminal victims who are children, and the release and reporting of certain information relating to a child; increasing a criminal penalty; creating a criminal offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1646 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the public information law. Senate: Business & Commerce Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1784 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to open-source instructional material for public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1807 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Metcalf, Will
Relating to the application of certain handgun license laws to certain federal and state attorneys and to the authority of those attorneys to carry certain weapons. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1970 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to fantasy sports contests. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2060 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to compensation and restitution to crime victims and the disposition of unclaimed restitution payments; providing for an administrative penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2145 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al. Relating to the public school finance system. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SJR 6 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Schofield, Mike | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to require a court to provide notice to the attorney general of a challenge to the constitutionality of a state statute and authorizing the legislature to prescribe a waiting period before the court may enter a judgment holding the statute unconstitutional. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
HB 31 85-1 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to oversight of and requirements applicable to state contracts and other state financial and accounting issues; providing a civil penalty. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 50 85-1 (2017) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al. Relating to the regulation of discrimination by school districts. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 184 85-1 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al. Relating to the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election; creating criminal offenses; increasing criminal penalties. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 211 85-1 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the appointment by the attorney general of a special prosecutor to prosecute certain offenses that are committed by certain peace officers and that result in serious bodily injury or death. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 381 85-1 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt | et. al. Relating to the regulation of certain facilities of political subdivisions, including public school districts, and open-enrollment charter schools. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 3 85-1 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to the regulation of certain facilities and activities of political subdivisions, including public school districts, and open-enrollment charter schools. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 65 85-1 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility in buildings operated by certain governmental entities and public schools; authorizing a civil penalty. Filed
SB 91 85-1 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the regulation of certain facilities and activities of political subdivisions, including public school districts, and open-enrollment charter schools. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 108 85-1 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of federal immigration law at places of worship, hospitals, public schools, and courthouses. Filed
HB 10 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to certain criminal and civil consequences of trafficking of persons, compelling prostitution, and certain other related criminal offenses; to the prevention, prosecution, and punishment of those offenses, and to compensation paid to victims of those offenses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 11 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 15 84-0 (2015) Author: Otto, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the management and oversight of state contracts, including contracts for information technology commodity items. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Finance
House adopts conf. comm. report-reported
HB 249 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to the reporting of proceeds and property forfeited under criminal asset forfeiture proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 530 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 540 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the submission to the attorney general of a measure proposing the enactment or repeal of a municipal ordinance. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 547 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to the creation and dissolution of a covenant marriage. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 776 84-0 (2015) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the creation of a public integrity unit in the office of the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud or the imposition of the motor fuels tax. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 817 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to the contingent establishment of a health benefit exchange tailored to the needs of the state. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 853 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the confidentiality of information identifying children who are victims of certain offenses; creating an offense. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 940 84-0 (2015) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the investigation and prosecution of offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, offenses involving insurance fraud, and offenses involving motor fuels tax. House: General Investigating & Ethics Referred to General Investigating & Ethics
HB 975 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Relating to charitable raffles conducted by certain professional sports team charitable foundations; creating a criminal offense. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
See remarks for effective date
HB 1010 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the disclosure of certain information and evidence by a prosecutor in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1036 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Relating to reporting requirements for certain injuries or deaths caused by peace officers and for certain injuries or deaths of peace officers. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1079 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to the distribution of certain civil penalties, payments, and civil restitution received by the attorney general. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1091 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al. Relating to special three-judge district courts convened to hear certain cases. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1142 84-0 (2015) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the establishment of a workgroup to examine the implementation of dating violence awareness and education programs in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1293 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the confidentiality of identifying information of victims of stalking; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1369 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the creation of a special prosecution division in the office of the attorney general to investigate and prosecute peace officer misconduct. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Left pending in committee
HB 1831 84-0 (2015) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the authority of the attorney general to investigate election-related offenses. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1840 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the appointment by the attorney general of a special prosecutor to prosecute certain offenses committed that cause serious bodily injury or death by peace officers. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Left pending in committee
HB 1901 84-0 (2015) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to the withdrawal or withholding of life-sustaining treatment from a pregnant patient. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2037 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to compensation and leave for certain peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2062 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to false claims against the state and actions by the state and private persons to prosecute those claims; providing a civil penalty. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2396 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to eliminating requirements that certain public institutions of higher education set aside portions of tuition for student loan repayment programs for certain physicians and state attorneys. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2905 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the issuance of Texas Medical Center specialty license plates. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2970 84-0 (2015) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the use of money paid as restitution to or on behalf of certain individuals depicted in child pornography. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3180 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the canvass of election returns for the offices of governor and lieutenant governor. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3199 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the use of public information for marketing purposes; creating a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 3233 84-0 (2015) Author: Galindo, Rick Relating to the right of directors of special districts to obtain district information, documents, and records. House: Special Purpose Districts Referred to Special Purpose Districts
HB 3234 84-0 (2015) Author: Galindo, Rick Relating to the right of municipal officers to obtain information, documents, and records. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3235 84-0 (2015) Author: Galindo, Rick Relating to the right of officers of counties, county boards of school trustees, and county boards of education to obtain information, documents, and records. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3327 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to a grant program to fund domestic violence high risk teams. House: Human Services
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3478 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to a breach of system security of a business that exposes consumer credit card or debit card information; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 3538 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the adoption of the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act of 2008. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Administration
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 3994 84-0 (2015) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Relating to notice of and consent to an abortion for a minor and associated requirements; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 1/1/16
HJR 31 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Proposing a constitutional amendment to require the attorney general to be licensed and eligible to practice law in this state. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 69 84-0 (2015) Author: Riddle, Debbie Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud or the imposition of the motor fuels tax. Filed
SB 3 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al. Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 10 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Phil
Relating to the prosecution of offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Point of order sustained
SB 273 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to certain offenses relating to carrying concealed handguns on property owned or leased by a governmental entity; providing a civil penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 335 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to the right of officers of counties, county boards of school trustees, and county boards of education to obtain information, documents, and records. House: County Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to County Affairs
SB 336 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the right of municipal officers to obtain information, documents, and records. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 337 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to the right of directors of special districts to obtain district information, documents, and records. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Special Purpose Districts
SB 354 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the transfer to the Health and Human Services Commission of contracting authority for children's advocacy centers and volunteer advocate programs. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 438 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob | et. al. Relating to prohibiting public funds from being used to enforce certain federal or international laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 455 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon
Sponsor: Schofield, Mike
Relating to special three-judge district courts convened to hear certain cases. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 742 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Relating to the issuance of Texas Medical Center specialty license plates. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 877 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty. Filed
SB 898 84-0 (2015) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to charitable raffles conducted by certain professional sports team charitable foundations; providing penalties. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Co-author authorized
SB 1010 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the use of money paid as restitution to or on behalf of certain individuals depicted in child pornography. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1329 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to the application of certain concealed handgun license laws to the attorney general, to assistant attorneys general, and to federal prosecutors, judges, and justices, and to the authority of those individuals to carry certain weapons. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1330 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna
Sponsor: Miller, Rick
Relating to injury leave for certain peace officers. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1355 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to compensation and leave for certain peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Corrected comm. report printed & distributed
SB 1445 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to regulation of certain segments of the health care system. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1464 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the creation of the transnational and organized crime division within the office of the attorney general. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1523 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to the adoption of the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act of 2008. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1706 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al. Relating to a grant program to fund domestic violence high risk teams. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1725 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon
Sponsor: Parker, Tan
Relating to notice of excess proceeds following an ad valorem tax sale. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1761 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the authority and obligation of this state to comply with and implement a Clean Power Plan. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1984 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Schofield, Mike
Relating to the canvass of election returns for the offices of governor and lieutenant governor. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SJR 8 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to require a court to provide notice to the attorney general of a challenge to the constitutionality of a state statute and authorizing the legislature to prescribe a waiting period before the court may enter a judgment holding the statute unconstitutional. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on Constitutional Amendments Calendar
HB 14 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al. Relating to the fiscal transparency and accountability of certain entities responsible for public money. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Returned to committee
HB 80 83-0 (2013) Author: Simpson, David | et. al. Relating to official oppression; creating offenses. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 141 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to county and municipal land development regulation. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 289 83-0 (2013) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the authority of the attorney general to investigate election-related offenses. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 302 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the duties of a mortgage servicer of certain residential mortgage loans. House: Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 400 83-0 (2013) Author: Crownover, Myra | et. al. Relating to the elimination of smoking in certain workplaces and public places; providing penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 501 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 611 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the regulation of subdivisions in counties, including certain border and economically distressed counties. House: Land & Resource Management Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 627 83-0 (2013) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to exempting the intrastate manufacture of a firearm, a firearm accessory, or ammunition from federal regulation. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 661 83-0 (2013) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the regulation of the practice of professional surveying; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 688 83-0 (2013) Author: Márquez, Marisa Relating to the confidentiality of certain autopsy records. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 872 83-0 (2013) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to exempting the intrastate manufacture of a firearm, a firearm accessory, or ammunition from federal regulation. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select Left pending in committee
HB 947 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Susan | et. al. Relating to fraud, waste, and abuse in the supplemental nutrition assistance program. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 981 83-0 (2013) Author: Harless, Patricia Relating to the production of the index of the parties to all suits by the clerk of a district court. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1049 83-0 (2013) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1363 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to certain required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 1379 83-0 (2013) Author: Toth, Steve | et. al. Relating to coercive conditions placed on the receipt by this state of federal money. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1390 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the electronic submission of a request for an attorney general opinion. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1445 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the distribution of certain civil penalties and civil restitution received by the attorney general. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1489 83-0 (2013) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to prepaid funeral benefits contracts; authorizing a fee. House: Investments & Financial Services Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1522 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the regulation of energy efficiency professionals; providing penalties; authorizing a fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1849 83-0 (2013) Author: Carter, Stefani Relating to the disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1991 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to district or county attorneys engaged in the business of debt collection; authorizing a civil penalty. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2115 83-0 (2013) Author: Frullo, John Relating to the authority and duties of the office of inspector general for the Health and Human Services Commission; authorizing the recovery of fees. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 2158 83-0 (2013) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al. Relating to the period of ineligibility from participation in the Medicaid program by providers found liable for certain unlawful acts under the program. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 2167 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the removal of a state or local officer for refusing or directing others to refuse to enforce state or federal law. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select Referred to Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select
HB 2253 83-0 (2013) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al. Relating to compensation for commissioned peace officers employed by the attorney general. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2361 83-0 (2013) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al. Relating to self-directed and semi-independent status of certain health care regulatory agencies; making an appropriation; authorizing fees. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2432 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to benefits from and administration of certain public retirement systems; providing civil penalties. House: Pensions Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2453 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to imposing a fee on the sale of cigarettes and cigarette tobacco products manufactured by certain companies; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2571 83-0 (2013) Author: Keffer, Jim
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the inspection of certain information regarding the production, transportation, sale, and marketing of oil and gas from state land; imposing an administrative penalty. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2860 83-0 (2013) Author: Harless, Patricia Relating to requiring the attorney general to obtain an injunction against a municipality or county that adopts prohibited regulations regarding firearms, ammunition, or firearm supplies. House: State Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2861 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to certain business entities engaged in the publication, republication, or other dissemination of mug shots and other information regarding the involvement of an individual in the criminal justice system; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 2871 83-0 (2013) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to nondisclosure provisions in regional planning commission contracts. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 2885 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the availability of the personal information of a legislator under the public information law. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 3041 83-0 (2013) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to the sale of event tickets; providing penalties. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 3117 83-0 (2013) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to the authority of the attorney general to settle certain civil suits initiated by a local government. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 3168 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Susan | et. al. Relating to wind energy facilities and the rights of owners of land on which wind energy facilities are located. House: Energy Resources Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3200 83-0 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to a suit for a writ of mandamus compelling a governmental body to make information available for public inspection under the public information law. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3241 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the civil prosecution of racketeering related to trafficking of persons; providing penalties. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 3269 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3432 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the salary reclassification of certain positions with the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and the Office of the Attorney General. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3470 83-0 (2013) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to a disclosure by an attorney before accepting representation of a client in a suit for the dissolution of marriage. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3575 83-0 (2013) Author: Fallon, Pat | et. al. Relating to the investigation and prosecution of offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, offenses involving insurance fraud, and offenses involving motor fuels tax. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3629 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to suit for writ of mandamus. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3696 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to unauthorized insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3709 83-0 (2013) Author: Bell, Cecil Relating to creation of the Health Freedom Act. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3721 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to facilitation by the state of refinancing of school district debt. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3803 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to a fidelity bond or insurance requirement for property owners' association and unit owners' association board members. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 57 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the powers of initiative for the sole purpose of adopting and imposing a state income tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 131 83-0 (2013) Author: Menéndez, José Proposing a constitutional amendment providing immediate additional revenue for the state budget by creating the Texas Gaming Commission, and authorizing and regulating the operation of casino games and slot machines by a limited number of licensed operators and certain Indian tribes. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
SB 14 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim | et. al.
Relating to the fiscal transparency and accountability of certain entities responsible for public money. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Returned to committee
SB 56 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the provision and delivery of certain health care services in this state, including the provision of those services through the Medicaid program and the prevention of fraud, waste, and abuse in that program and other programs. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 59 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 86 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the elimination of smoking in certain workplaces and public places; providing penalties. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 246 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
Relating to the electronic submission of a request for an attorney general opinion. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 297 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan
Relating to prepaid funeral benefits contracts. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 392 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon
Relating to notice to the attorney general of challenges to the constitutionality of Texas statutes. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 457 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Márquez, Marisa
Relating to the confidentiality of certain autopsy records. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Open Government
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 582 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to municipal swimming pool requirements for certain dwellings. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 617 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the regulation of energy efficiency professionals; providing penalties; authorizing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 635 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al. Relating to the distribution of certain civil penalties and civil restitution received by the attorney general. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 636 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to public information regarding bonds and other obligations issued by the state and local governments. Senate: Open Government Left pending in committee
SB 745 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Otto, John
Relating to sexual assault prevention and crisis services and to the administration of the Crime Victims' Compensation Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 753 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the production of the index of the parties to all suits by the clerk of a district court. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 878 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Carter, Stefani
Relating to the disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 892 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Carter, Stefani | et. al.
Relating to the application of certain concealed handgun license laws to the attorney general and to assistant attorneys general, United States attorneys, assistant United States attorneys, and special assistant United States attorneys, and to the authority of those attorneys to carry certain weapons. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 987 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn | et. al.
Sponsor: Harless, Patricia
Relating to allowing the attorney general to obtain an injunction against a municipality or county that adopts prohibited regulations regarding firearms, ammunition, or firearm supplies. House: State Affairs
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1090 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Relating to the manufacture, distribution, sale, and provision of alcoholic beverages and the regulation of those activities. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1136 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to imposing a fee on the sale of cigarettes and cigarette tobacco products manufactured by certain companies; providing penalties. Senate: Finance Reported from s/c favorably with substitute
SB 1222 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the control of conditional federal funds for state programs. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 1289 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Bohac, Dwayne
Relating to certain business entities engaged in the publication of mug shots and other information regarding the involvement of an individual in the criminal justice system; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1375 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to a study and report by the Sunset Advisory Commission of the self-directed semi-independent status of state agencies. House: Appropriations
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Appropriations
SB 1432 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Relating to the punishment for violating certain rules or permit terms under a permit to trap, transport, and transplant certain animals. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1544 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1551 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando
Relating to the provision of affordable housing and other services in the Lower Rio Grande Valley. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1558 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the sale of event tickets. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1652 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the fiscal transparency and accountability of certain entities responsible for public money. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SCR 25 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Urging the attorney general of Texas to expeditiously advance any necessary appeals of the ruling of the 200th Judicial District Court in the school finance case. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 13 83-0 (2013) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Larson, Lyle
Proposing a constitutional amendment limiting to two the number of consecutive terms for which a person may be elected or appointed to hold certain state offices. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Reason for vote recorded in Journal
HB 12 83-1 (2013) Author: Toth, Steve Relating to certain firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas; providing an exemption from federal regulation and providing penalties. Filed
HB 15 83-1 (2013) Author: Krause, Matt Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas. Filed
HB 38 83-1 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth | et. al. Relating to the application of certain concealed handgun license laws to the attorney general and to assistant attorneys general, United States attorneys, assistant United States attorneys, special assistant United States attorneys, and certain associate judges and other judicial personnel, and to the authority of those persons to carry certain weapons. Filed
SB 35 83-1 (2013) Author: Carona, John Relating to the application of certain concealed handgun license laws to the attorney general and the state prosecuting attorney and to assistant attorneys general, assistant state prosecuting attorneys, United States attorneys, assistant United States attorneys, special assistant United States attorneys, and certain associate judges and other judicial personnel, and to the authority of those persons to carry certain weapons. Filed
HB 45 83-2 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to a limitation on regulations to restrict abortion. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 145 82-0 (2011) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to exempting the intrastate manufacture of a firearm, a firearm accessory, or ammunition from federal regulation. House: State Sovereignty, Select Withdrawn from schedule
HB 172 82-0 (2011) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to a study regarding the effectiveness of the James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 213 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Relating to certain loans secured by a lien on residential real property and to other transactions involving residential real property; providing civil penalties. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
H. refuses to adopt conf. comm. rept-reported
HB 238 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al. Relating to the issuance of "Choose Life" license plates and the creation of the Choose Life account in the general revenue fund. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 247 82-0 (2011) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws governing immigration by certain governmental entities. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 296 82-0 (2011) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the enforcement of immigration laws, to the investigation, prosecution, and punishment of certain criminal offenses concerning illegal immigration, and to certain employment and labor practices and requirements regarding immigration and immigrants; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 298 82-0 (2011) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to exempting the intrastate manufacture of a firearm, a firearm accessory, or ammunition from federal regulation. House: State Sovereignty, Select Left pending in committee
HB 300 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the privacy of protected health information; providing administrative, civil, and criminal penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 810 82-0 (2011) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to jurisdiction in certain proceedings brought by the attorney general with respect to charitable trusts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 824 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to an outreach campaign to promote fathers' involvement with their children before birth. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1046 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the confidentiality of certain personal information concerning current and former employees of certain divisions of the office of attorney general. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1129 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to a study by the attorney general of the effects on state law and authority of certain international and other agreements and bodies. House: State Sovereignty, Select
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1154 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the assessment of a civil penalty against owners and operators of coin-operated machines who commit certain gambling offenses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1249 82-0 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to certain reports, communications, and publications involving the attorney general. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 1280 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the payment of an examination fee to the attorney general for the legal sufficiency review of a comprehensive development agreement. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1324 82-0 (2011) Author: Landtroop, Jim | et. al. Relating to the regulation of public grain warehouse operators. House: Agriculture & Livestock Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1375 82-0 (2011) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws governing immigration by certain governmental entities. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1400 82-0 (2011) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to public improvement districts designated by a municipality or county. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1671 82-0 (2011) Author: Marquez, Marisa Relating to allowing a governmental body to redact certain personal information under the public information law without the necessity of requesting a decision from the attorney general and the calculation of certain deadlines under the public information law. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1674 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Jim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to procedures for establishment, modification, and enforcement of child support obligations. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1696 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the authority of the attorney general to investigate election-related offenses. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1698 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to representation of certain state agencies by the office of the attorney general in certain law suits. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1712 82-0 (2011) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to the creation of a public integrity unit in the office of the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1928 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the prosecution of offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, offenses involving insurance fraud, and offenses involving motor fuels tax. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1937 82-0 (2011) Author: Simpson, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Relating to prosecution and punishment for the offense of official oppression by the intrusive touching of persons seeking access to public buildings and transportation; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 1938 82-0 (2011) Author: Simpson, David | et. al. Relating to the regulation of body imaging scanning equipment in airports; providing criminal and civil penalties. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1960 82-0 (2011) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the regulation of boat manufacturers, distributors, and dealers; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1965 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the expansion of faith- and community-based health and human services initiatives. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1975 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Phil Relating to the submission of certain election changes under Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1989 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the minimum standards for the certifications of sexual assault training programs and sexual assault nurse examiners and for certification renewal by those entities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2021 82-0 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to state agency procurement and the comptroller's procurement powers and duties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2022 82-0 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to state fiscal matters; creating an offense. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2046 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to decedents' estates. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2110 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to a property right in certain DNA samples; providing penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2264 82-0 (2011) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to participate in certain proceedings before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2336 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2342 82-0 (2011) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to certain violations of and offenses under The Securities Act; providing penalties. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2361 82-0 (2011) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the authority of a municipality, a county, or the Department of Public Safety to enforce compliance with posted speed limits by an automated traffic control system. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2425 82-0 (2011) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to notice to the attorney general of challenges to the constitutionality of Texas statutes. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2481 82-0 (2011) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the payment and distribution of consumer assistance funds in an action by the attorney general. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2510 82-0 (2011) Author: Lavender, George | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to exempting the intrastate manufacture of certain incandescent light bulbs from federal regulation. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 1/1/12
HB 2535 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to a requirement that middle, junior high, and high school and higher education students wear reflective clothing or gear while participating in nighttime athletic events or activities; providing penalties. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 2583 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the establishment of a gang remediation task force. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 2612 82-0 (2011) Author: Aliseda, Jose Relating to notification to the attorney general regarding allegations of criminal conduct in connection with an election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2638 82-0 (2011) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to intervention by the attorney general in a suit involving recognition of a same-sex marriage or civil union. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2685 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the enforcement of state laws prohibiting the operation of a motor vehicle while intoxicated. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2731 82-0 (2011) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to contributions to, benefits from, and administration of certain public retirement systems; providing administrative penalties. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2770 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Wayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the powers and duties of navigation districts, port authorities, and certain municipalities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 2812 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to access to certain cemeteries; providing penalties. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2817 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to certain election practices and procedures. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2866 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the electronic submission of certain documents to the attorney general and the submission of certain documents by the attorney general; imposing certain fees. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 2921 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to the power of the office of the attorney general to make certain examinations and inquiries. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2929 82-0 (2011) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to authorization to impose an administrative penalty on salvage vehicle dealers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3011 82-0 (2011) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to prohibiting the use or retention of zip codes obtained by businesses in verifying the identity of customers; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3214 82-0 (2011) Author: Aliseda, Jose Relating to providing notice to certain state agencies of a criminal investigation relating to an election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3219 82-0 (2011) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to intelligence data standards and protected personal information. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3324 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the operations and monitoring of fusion centers in this state. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 3447 82-0 (2011) Author: Aliseda, Jose Relating to the notice provided to certain officials of the participation of unregistered voters in an election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3535 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to liability of a political subdivision for a violation of certain laws relating to local permits; providing a penalty. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 3569 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the review of certain documents by the attorney general; imposing certain fees. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
HB 3647 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3654 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John Relating to the review of certain documents by the attorney general; imposing certain fees. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3655 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John Relating to the State Bar of Texas membership dues and minimum continuing legal education requirements for an attorney employed by the office of the attorney general. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3665 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John Relating to state fiscal matters related to general government. House: Appropriations Postponed
HB 3746 82-0 (2011) Author: Frullo, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to investigations of certain offenses involving the Internet-based sexual exploitation of a minor; creating the Internet crimes against children account to support those activities. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3772 82-0 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to tax records. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HCR 182 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Jose
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 1198. Signed by the Governor
HJR 6 82-0 (2011) Author: Burnam, Lon Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the powers of initiative for the sole purpose of adopting and imposing a state income tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 106 82-0 (2011) Author: Christian, Wayne Proposing a constitutional amendment giving the attorney general exclusive authority to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HR 2690 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1198. 3 hr. notice-for consideration
HR 2697 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 213. Reported enrolled
SB 5 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the administration and business affairs of public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 257 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
Relating to the issuance of "Choose Life" license plates and the creation of the Choose Life account in the general revenue fund. House: Transportation
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 342 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John Relating to the power of the office of the attorney general to make certain examinations and inquiries. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 367 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Cook, Byron
Relating to the review by the attorney general of invoices related to legal services provided to state agencies by outside counsel. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 372 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to certain reports, communications, publications, and other documents involving the attorney general. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 407 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom | et. al.
Relating to the creation of the offense of electronic transmission of certain visual material depicting a minor and to certain educational programs concerning the prevention and awareness of that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 533 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to the minimum standards for the certifications of sexual assault training programs and sexual assault nurse examiners and for certification renewal by those entities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 587 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Darby, Drew
Relating to jurisdiction in certain proceedings brought by the attorney general with respect to charitable trusts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 602 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose
Sponsor: Marquez, Marisa
Relating to confidential information under the public information law and to procedures and deadlines under the public information law in relation to the redaction of certain confidential information by a governmental body. House: State Affairs
Senate: Open Government, Select
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 688 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
Relating to the investigation, prosecution, and punishment of criminal Medicaid fraud and certain other offenses related to Medicaid fraud; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 731 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the attorney general's legal sufficiency review of a comprehensive development agreement. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 786 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to procedures for establishment, modification, and enforcement of child support obligations. Senate: Jurisprudence Committee report printed and distributed
SB 849 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to certain election practices and procedures. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 899 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al.
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to the legislature's consent or approval of a settlement of a claim or action against this state. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 933 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the electronic submission of certain documents to the attorney general and the submission of certain documents by the attorney general; imposing certain fees. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Open Government, Select
Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
SB 962 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the conduct of investigations, prepayment reviews, and payment holds in cases of suspected fraud, waste, or abuse in the provision of health and human services. Senate: Health & Human Services No action taken in committee
SB 968 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to certain costs used to fund court-appointed volunteer advocate programs. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 1035 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Harless, Patricia
Relating to motor vehicle title services; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1109 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to state agency procurement and the comptroller's procurement powers and duties. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 1153 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to participate in certain proceedings before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 1182 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the review of certain documents by the attorney general; imposing certain fees. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1198 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose
Sponsor: Hartnett, Will
Relating to decedents' estates. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
See remarks for effective date
SB 1281 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to certain violations of and offenses under The Securities Act; providing penalties. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1315 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the regulation of boat manufacturers, distributors, and dealers; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1320 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Gonzales, Veronica
Relating to the execution of written instruments relating to residential real estate transactions and deeds conveying residential real estate in connection with certain transactions involving residential real estate; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1524 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the payment and distribution of consumer assistance funds in an action by the attorney general. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 1579 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to state fiscal matters related to general government. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Reported favorably as substituted
SB 1589 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1605 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon | et. al.
Relating to the Texas Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1614 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1702 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to the establishment of a task force to enhance the prosecution and tracking of money laundering in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1720 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to state fiscal matters; creating an offense. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1816 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard Pena
Relating to county and municipal land development regulation. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: International Relations & Trade
H. refuses to adopt conf. comm. rept-reported
SB 1820 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the authority of the attorney general to recover a civil penalty from certain nonprofit hospitals. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1843 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Frullo, John | et. al.
Relating to investigations of certain offenses involving the Internet-based sexual exploitation of a minor; creating the Internet crimes against children account to support those activities. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Postponed
SR 1254 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1198. Reported enrolled
SR 1257 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 213. Reported enrolled
HB 41 82-1 (2011) Author: Simpson, David | et. al. Relating to prosecution and punishment for the offense of official oppression by the intrusive touching of persons seeking access to public buildings and transportation; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Companion considered in lieu of
HCR 25 82-1 (2011) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 7. Signed by the Governor
HR 232 82-1 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1. Reported enrolled
SB 1 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 7 82-1 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the administration, quality, and efficiency of health care, health and human services, and health benefits programs in this state; creating an offense; providing penalties. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 29 82-1 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Simpson, David
Relating to prosecution and punishment for the offense of official oppression by the intrusive touching of persons seeking access to public buildings and transportation; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SCR 4 82-1 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 7. Filed
SCR 5 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 1. Signed by the Governor
SR 130 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1. Reported enrolled
HB 109 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al. Relating to the issuance of "Choose Life" license plates and the creation of the Choose Life account in the general revenue fund. House: Transportation Recalled from subcommittee
HB 521 81-0 (2009) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the contents of a receipt issued for payment of a good or service; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Subcommittee members named
HB 523 81-0 (2009) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the contents of a receipt issued for payment of a good or service; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/10
HB 616 81-0 (2009) Author: Veasey, Marc | et. al. Relating to a study regarding the effectiveness of the James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 628 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a human trafficking prevention task force and the creation of a trafficking victim database. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 639 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the prosecution, punishment, and prevention of offenses involving trafficking of persons or certain forced or sex-based labor or services, law enforcement training relating to the trafficking of persons, and the creation of the trafficking of persons investigation and prosecution account in the general revenue fund. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 778 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to the prosecution by the attorney general of campaign finance offenses alleged to have been committed in connection with a state office or an election on a constitutional amendment. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1400 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al. Relating to the creation of a public integrity unit in the office of the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1618 81-0 (2009) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the civil and criminal prosecution of racketeering; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1773 81-0 (2009) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the confidentiality of certain personal information concerning current and former employees of certain divisions of the office of the attorney general. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1882 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the investigation of certain criminal conduct in election matters. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2128 81-0 (2009) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the enforcement of regulations regarding the sale of plastic bulk merchandise containers. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
HB 2257 81-0 (2009) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to mandatory sales price disclosure in certain real property sales; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2416 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to attorney general participation in proceedings involving charitable trusts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2517 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the dedication of certain civil penalties for violations of the Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act to provide civil legal services to the indigent. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2659 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to an outreach campaign to promote fathers' involvement with their children before birth. House: Human Services Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2731 81-0 (2009) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to attorney general representation in a contested case hearing of a person licensed or regulated by certain state agencies. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2736 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to approval and certification of certain comprehensive development agreements. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2909 81-0 (2009) Author: Marquez, Marisa Relating to allowing a governmental body to redact certain personal information under the public information law without the necessity of requesting a decision from the attorney general and the calculation of certain deadlines under the public information law. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2916 81-0 (2009) Author: McReynolds, Jim
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to allowing certain claimants to file an application under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 3207 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al | et. al. Relating to the administration of the compensation to victims of crime fund and the compensation to victims of crime auxiliary fund. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3473 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to charity care. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3522 81-0 (2009) Author: Ortiz, Jr., Solomon Relating to the open records steering committee, reports by the attorney general on costs of copies, and certain deadlines, costs, and suits filed under the public information law. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3820 81-0 (2009) Author: Swinford, David | et. al. Relating to the governance and disclosure requirements of electric cooperative corporations and the review of complaints of electric cooperative corporation members by the Office of the Attorney General. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3904 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to personal confidential information accessed by an employee of a state governmental body; imposing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3912 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the enforcement of the change interval for a yellow signal at certain intersections. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 4025 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to a prohibition on the filing of a suit to remove a house located on a public beach because of a change in the boundary of the beach resulting from a meteorological event. House: Land & Resource Management No action taken in committee
HB 4218 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to representation in a court proceeding involving a retail public utility providing water or sewer service. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on intent calendar
HB 4292 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to access to criminal history record information by the office of the attorney general. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 4293 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to notice to the attorney general of an action, suit, or proceeding challenging the validity of a Texas statute or rule. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 4317 81-0 (2009) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to certain reporting duties of the attorney general and the Department of Aging and Disability Services. House: Human Services Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4337 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to an annual report by the Texas Fusion Center regarding criminal street gangs and gang-related crime. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4385 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen | et. al. Relating to the prosecution and punishment of fraud upon certain practitioners; creating an offense and providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4440 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to a study by the attorney general of the effects on state law and authority of certain international and other agreements and bodies. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 4487 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to state and local activities concerning and enforcement of federal immigration and custom laws. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4502 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to charity care. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 4663 81-0 (2009) Author: Kent, Carol Relating to the rights of victims of fraudulent financial schemes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 4806 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to court-appointed volunteer advocates in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship. House: Human Services Placed on General State Calendar
HJR 46 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the attorney general to prosecute certain offenses arising under the campaign finance laws of this state. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HJR 53 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to replace the attorney general on the legislative redistricting board with the commissioner of agriculture. House: Redistricting Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 66 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 89 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the prosecution, punishment, and prevention of offenses involving trafficking of persons or certain forced or sex-based labor or services, law enforcement training relating to the trafficking of persons, and the creation of the trafficking of persons investigation and prosecution account in the general revenue fund. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
1 hr. notice-to suspend rules
SB 496 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to certain unlawful acts involving state money or property and actions by the state and private persons to prosecute those acts; providing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 609 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the foreclosure of a contract lien on certain residential real property. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 666 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Hartnett, Will
Relating to the administration of charitable trusts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 671 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to information requested by a member, committee, or agency of the legislature under the public information law. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 708 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the authority of the attorney general to seek an injunction against certain employment practices involving children. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 767 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to the authority of the attorney general to bring suit on behalf of individuals injured by unlawful practices in restraint of trade. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 808 81-0 (2009) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to allowing certain claimants to file an application under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 918 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Leibowitz, David
Relating to attorney general participation in proceedings involving charitable trusts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 979 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to foreclosure sales of residential real property; providing a penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1065 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al. Relating to civil racketeering; providing civil penalties. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1068 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to allowing a governmental body to redact certain personal information under the public information law without the necessity of requesting a decision from the attorney general and allowing information about a public officer or public employee to be withheld if disclosure would pose a substantial risk of physical harm. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1079 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to requiring the disclosure of certain records and other information in a criminal investigation. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1081 81-0 (2009) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to access to criminal history record information by the office of the attorney general. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1098 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to the issuance of "Choose Life" license plates and the creation of the Choose Life account in the general revenue fund. House: Transportation
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Transportation
SB 1162 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to notice to the attorney general of an action, suit, or proceeding challenging the validity of a Texas statute or rule. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1182 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Ortiz, Jr., Solomon
Relating to public information and open government. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
SB 1377 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: Edwards, Al
Relating to the administration of the compensation to victims of crime fund and the compensation to victims of crime auxiliary fund. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1547 81-0 (2009) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to claims or actions against the state for which legislative consent to a settlement or compromise may be required. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1692 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen
Relating to the confidentiality of certain personal information concerning current and former employees of certain divisions of the office of the attorney general. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2273 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to certain reporting duties of the attorney general and the Department of Aging and Disability Service. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2277 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to authorizing certain entities in the legislative branch to provide student loan repayment assistance to employees who are attorneys. House: Higher Education
Senate: Administration
Referred to Higher Education
SB 2279 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to the dedication of certain civil penalties for violations of the Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act to provide civil legal services to the indigent. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 2350 81-0 (2009) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
Relating to the payment and distribution of consumer assistance funds in an action by the attorney general. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Finance
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SCR 33 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Mike Granting Betty Bardwell permission to sue the State of Texas, The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, and the Office of the Attorney General. Senate: Jurisprudence Not again placed on intent calendar
SJR 41 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to replace the attorney general on the legislative redistricting board with the commissioner of agriculture. Senate: State Affairs Committee report printed and distributed
HB 59 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the management, security, and protection of personal information and governmental records; providing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 569 80-0 (2007) Author: Gonzales, Veronica | et. al. Relating to the creation of an address confidentiality program to assist victims of family violence, sexual assault, or stalking in maintaining confidential addresses. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 597 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the creation of an address confidentiality program to assist victims of family violence or stalking in maintaining confidential addresses. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 777 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to fees charged in connection with certain teen courts, the sentencing of juveniles in juvenile court, and the functions of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 901 80-0 (2007) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to a list of consumers who object to receiving by mail certain solicitations; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 922 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Carona, John | et. al.
Relating to the power of a municipality to enforce compliance with speed limits by an automated traffic control system. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 985 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the power of a local authority to enforce compliance with speed limits or a traffic-control signal on a highway under its jurisdiction by an automated traffic-control system. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1447 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the requirement that a railroad corporation submit articles of incorporation or an amendment to articles of incorporation to the attorney general. House: Judiciary
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 1495 80-0 (2007) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to a bill of rights for property owners whose property may be acquired by governmental or private entities through the use of eminent domain authority. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1543 80-0 (2007) Author: Latham, Thomas Relating to benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas for law enforcement officers commissioned by the attorney general. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 1607 80-0 (2007) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the dissemination of false or misleading information by a professional association or organization for educators; providing a civil penalty. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1662 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the authority of the attorney general to bring suit on behalf of individuals injured by unlawful practices in restraint of trade. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1674 80-0 (2007) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the use of information obtained by the attorney general through a civil investigative demand under the Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1676 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to a public awareness campaign concerning certain solicitations for the purchase of prescription drugs. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1956 80-0 (2007) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to the financial responsibility requirements applicable to owners or operators of underground storage tanks. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2612 80-0 (2007) Author: Veasey, Marc | et. al. Relating to a study regarding the effectiveness of the James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2720 80-0 (2007) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to the authority of the attorney general to obtain reimbursement to the compensation to victims of crime fund resulting from overpayments made to victims, claimants, and providers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3370 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of trafficking of persons and a report concerning the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3442 80-0 (2007) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the creation of the law enforcement integrity unit in the office of the attorney general. House: Judiciary Left pending in committee
HB 3647 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to a study by the attorney general of the effects on state law and authority of certain international and other agreements and bodies. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Vetoed by the Governor
HR 2522 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Congratulating the Texas Attorney General's Office--Child Support Division on its receipt of the 2007 Outstanding Program Award from the National Child Support Enforcement Association. House: Rules & Resolutions Reported enrolled
SB 74 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information regarding victims of family violence, sexual assault, or stalking, including the creation of an address confidentiality program; providing a penalty. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 223 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a loss of computerized data or breach of computer security involving sensitive personal information. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in committee
SB 563 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al.
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to assistance by the attorney general in the prosecution of certain offenses involving the use, unlawful appropriation, or misapplication of state property or unlawful conduct in certain state-funded facilities or on other state property; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 630 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the creation of a public integrity unit in the office of the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 848 80-0 (2007) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the requirement that a railroad corporation submit articles of incorporation or an amendment to articles of incorporation to the attorney general. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Committee report printed and distributed
SB 871 80-0 (2007) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
Relating to the enforcement of civil penalties against certain assisted living facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 881 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to the limitation on the issuance of tax-supported bonds by a school district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1047 80-0 (2007) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Swinford, David
Relating to the use of information obtained by the attorney general through a civil investigative demand under the Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1121 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the creation of the law enforcement integrity unit in the office of the attorney general. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1203 80-0 (2007) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Vaught, Allen
Relating to the authority of the attorney general to obtain reimbursement to the compensation to victims of crime fund resulting from overpayments made to victims, claimants, and providers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1223 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a public awareness campaign concerning certain solicitations for the purchase of prescription drugs. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1283 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of trafficking of persons and reports concerning the offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1309 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Relating to false claims against the state and actions by the state and private persons to prosecute those claims; providing a civil penalty. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1415 80-0 (2007) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the authority of the attorney general to employ and commission peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1465 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to the authority of the attorney general to bring suit on behalf of individuals injured by unlawful practices in restraint of trade. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 2037 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Gattis, Dan
Relating to the ability of the attorney general to offer assistance to a prosecuting attorney. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SCR 65 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Mike Granting Betty Bardwell permission to sue the State of Texas, The University of Texas Medical Branch of Galveston, and the Office of the Attorney General. Senate: Jurisprudence Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 26 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 401 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to providing information to certain persons about the availability of volunteer income tax assistance programs and the federal earned income tax credit. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 646 79-0 (2005) Author: Otto, John
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the provision of certain reports and records requested by the attorney general. House: Judiciary
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 829 79-0 (2005) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas for law enforcement officers commissioned by the attorney general. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 880 79-0 (2005) Author: Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to attorney general review of certain contracts for health care purposes. House: Public Health
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 934 79-0 (2005) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to notice requirements in certain proceedings relating to charitable trusts. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1110 79-0 (2005) Author: Gonzales, Veronica Relating to the creation of an address confidentiality program to assist victims of family violence, sexual assault, or stalking in maintaining confidential addresses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1489 79-0 (2005) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the purposes for which money in the compensation to victims of crime fund may be used. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1515 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the prohibition of certain discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity or expression; providing penalties. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 1639 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the authority of the attorney general to bring suit on behalf of individuals injured by unlawful practices in restraint of trade. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1818 79-0 (2005) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the creation of an anti-bullying hotline. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1820 79-0 (2005) Author: Otto, John
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the requirements for reporting certain information to the attorney general or the legislature. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 1957 79-0 (2005) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the certification of the amount of excess money in the compensation to victims of crime fund. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1979 79-0 (2005) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the fee paid to the attorney general for examining the record of proceedings authorizing the issuance of a public security or related credit agreement. House: Business & Industry No action taken in committee
HB 2478 79-0 (2005) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to the prevention of Medicaid fraud; providing penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2934 79-0 (2005) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the authority of the attorney general to enforce certain environmental matters. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 3154 79-0 (2005) Author: Escobar, Juan Relating to the confidentiality of records regarding sex offense victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3278 79-0 (2005) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the management, security, and protection of personal information and governmental records; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3473 79-0 (2005) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to an exemption from the platting requirement in certain counties near an international border. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Referred to International Relations and Trade
HR 1242 79-0 (2005) Author: Edwards, Al Directing the Office of the Attorney General of Texas to conduct a study to ensure that high gasoline prices in Texas are not the result of consumer fraud and to provide information to help Texas consumers find the lowest possible price for gasoline in their community. House: Ways & Means Reported enrolled
SB 286 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Baxter, Todd
Relating to requiring public officials to receive training in the requirements of the open meetings and public information laws. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 1/1/06
SB 309 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Gonzales, Veronica
Relating to the creation of an address confidentiality program to assist victims of family violence, sexual assault, or stalking in maintaining confidential addresses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 452 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Gattis, Dan
Relating to transferring the duties of the Texas Building and Procurement Commission under the public information law to the attorney general. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 495 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to the fee paid to the attorney general for examining the record of proceedings authorizing the issuance of a public security or related credit agreement. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 542 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to the authority of the attorney general to bring suit on behalf of individuals injured by unlawful practices in restraint of trade. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Industry
SB 563 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle
Sponsor: Delisi, Dianne
Relating to the prevention of Medicaid fraud; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 727 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Gattis, Dan
Relating to the public information law. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 733 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the certification of the amount of excess money in the compensation to victims of crime fund. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1084 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the authority of the attorney general to investigate and prosecute certain violations of law. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1126 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Escobar, Juan
Relating to the confidentiality of records regarding sex offense victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1213 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to providing that the attorney general is entitled to be paid a salary equal to the salary paid to the chief justice of the Supreme Court of Texas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1469 79-0 (2005) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Keel, Terry
Relating to reporting the deaths of certain individuals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1633 79-0 (2005) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the provision of certain reports and records requested by the attorney general. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1664 79-0 (2005) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the requirements for reporting certain information to the attorney general. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 1672 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the approval of voting systems and equipment. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 28 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the attorney general to prosecute certain offenses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 75 79-1 (2005) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the investigation of certain criminal conduct in election matters. House: Elections Referred to Elections
SB 5 79-1 (2005) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to certain fiscal matters affecting governmental entities. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Referred to Appropriations
HB 8 79-2 (2005) Author: Swinford, David Relating to property tax relief and protection of taxpayers, certain taxes, fees, and property, and other matters relating to the financing of public schools; providing civil and criminal penalties; making an appropriation. House: Public Education Reform, Select Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 74 79-2 (2005) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the collection of certain delinquent obligations by the office of the attorney general. House: Property Tax Relief, Select Referred to Property Tax Relief, Select
HB 34 78-0 (2003) Author: Hodge, Terri Relating to the operation and oversight of the inmate grievance system used by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 1042 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the use of excess money in the compensation to victims of crime fund. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 1261 78-0 (2003) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to authorizing the attorney general to provide a written opinion on request of a member of the legislature. House: State Affairs Reported favorably as substituted
HB 1424 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to requiring superintendents and general managers of institutions to report the deaths of certain individuals; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1724 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to the abolition of the Commission on Jail Standards and the transfer of the functions of the commission to the office of the attorney general. House: Government Reform Referred to Government Reform
HB 2125 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to the creation of a Texas Privacy and Security Act and addressing the ways in which the information practices of state and local governmental entities affect personal privacy and the security of this state. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2225 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the regulation of private child support enforcement agencies. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2676 78-0 (2003) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to the reporting duties of the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2843 78-0 (2003) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to legal and judicial ethics. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 2933 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the abolition of the Commission on Human Rights and the transfer of its functions to the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective according to its terms
HB 3046 78-0 (2003) Author: Cook, Robert Relating to the state purchasing powers and duties of the Texas Building and Procurement Commission, including transferring certain functions from the attorney general and state auditor to the commission. House: Government Reform Left pending in committee
HB 3363 78-0 (2003) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to requiring state agencies to report on legal matters. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3441 78-0 (2003) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to a reduction in expenditures of certain state governmental entities, including changes affecting the Commission on Human Rights, attorney general's office, management of certain accounts and funds, and certain election-related forms. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3477 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the issuance of concealed handgun licenses to residents of certain other states and to reciprocity agreements with other states concerning concealed handgun licenses. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
HCR 292 78-0 (2003) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections to H.B. No. 3441. Signed by the Governor
SB 145 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the creation of the corporate integrity unit within the office of the attorney general. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 826 78-0 (2003) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Keel, Terry
Relating to reporting the deaths of certain individuals; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 924 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to programs provided to reduce occurrences of sexual assault. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 1059 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Marchant, Kenny
Relating to corporate ethics and integrity. House: State Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1157 78-0 (2003) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to the reporting duties of the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 1212 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to participation by the attorney general's consumer protection division and the award of civil penalties in an action under the Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1333 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the transfer of the Commission on Human Rights to the Attorney General. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 1537 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the use of excess money in the compensation to victims of crime fund. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1650 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the creation of a Texas Privacy and Security Act and addressing the ways in which the information practices of state and local governmental entities affect personal privacy and the security of this state. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1722 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to legal and judicial ethics. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1867 78-0 (2003) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to revenue available to the state as a result of the tobacco settlement. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
HB 40 78-1 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the use of excess money in the compensation to victims of crime fund. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 70 78-1 (2003) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to attorney general review of certain contracts for health care purposes. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Left pending in committee
HB 387 77-0 (2001) Author: Luna, Vilma | et. al. Relating to pro bono community service programs to provide legal services to the public and to participation in those programs for continuing legal education credit. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 595 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Relating to the liability of the Title IV-D agency for certain costs incurred in providing child support services. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 636 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to sexual assault prevention and crisis services. House: Judicial Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 771 77-0 (2001) Author: Najera, Manny Relating to the creation of a task force to assess resources needed to investigate and prosecute certain cases involving controlled substances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1221 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to protecting the privacy of medical records; providing penalties. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1560 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to the use of gender-neutral terminology in publications of the office of the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1633 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Phil Relating to legislative review of the statutory guidelines for child support and the possession of and access to a child. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1730 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the requirement that the name of a state agency be printed on certain state motor vehicles. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1766 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to administration of oaths in Texas. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1868 77-0 (2001) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to authorizing the attorney general to administer oaths. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2065 77-0 (2001) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the allocation of certain settlement money awarded to the state to appropriation accounts at the direction of the attorney general with the prior approval of the Legislative Budget Board. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2242 77-0 (2001) Author: Hardcastle, Rick Relating to Attorney General providing services to conservation districts. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 2275 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the attorney general providing certain child support enforcement information to the parties to a suit and to the public. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2392 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas for law enforcement officers commissioned by the attorney general. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 2822 77-0 (2001) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the requirement that the attorney general adopt a plan to permit local administration of crime victims' compensation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2887 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to the power of the attorney general to represent the state before the United States Supreme Court. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2953 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the transfer of sexual assault prevention and crisis services from the Office of the Attorney General to the Texas Department of Human Services. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 3012 77-0 (2001) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the regulation of joint negotiations by physicians with health benefit plans. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
HB 3505 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the authority of the attorney general to fund the establishment of an information and notification system for crime victims with the compensation to victims of crime fund. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HCR 203 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Granting RFD & Associates, Inc. permission to sue the State of Texas and the Office of Attorney General subject to Chapter 107, Civil Practices and Remedies Code. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 208 77-0 (2001) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Allowing Carmen R. Melenyzer to sue the State of Texas and John Cornyn, Attorney General of the State of Texas. House: Civil Practices Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 262 77-0 (2001) Author: Chisum, Warren Urging federal and state reconsideration of the necessity of designating the Arkansas River shiner as a threatened species and the necessity of designating critical habitat in Texas for the Arkansas River shiner. House: State Recreational Resources Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 381 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to establishing a toll-free number for contacting the open records division of the office of the attorney general. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 383 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas for law enforcement officers commissioned by the attorney general. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 629 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to authorizing the attorney general to administer oaths. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
SB 769 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Reyna, Arthur | et. al.
Relating to the requirement that certain information be provided in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 817 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Goolsby, Tony
Relating to the requirement that the name of a state agency be printed on certain state motor vehicles. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 866 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the creation of a Texas Privacy Act and addressing the ways in which the information practices of state and local governmental entities affect personal privacy. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to State Affairs
SB 875 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard | et. al.
Relating to participation of fathers in programs and services administered by the Health and Human Services Commission and health and human services agencies and functions performed by the office of the attorney general. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 918 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the authority of the attorney general to issue an administrative subpoena for certain business records of a communications carrier or service. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SB 987 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the attorney general's authority to enforce the prohibition on the waiver of insurance deductibles. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1110 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to reports concerning the prosecution of offenses committed because of bias or prejudice. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1192 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to the exclusive authority of the attorney general to represent the state before the United States Supreme Court in all matters. Senate: Jurisprudence Record vote
SB 1247 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the use of excess money in the compensation to victims of crime fund for public hospitals and hospital districts that provide victim-related services or assistance. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 1369 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to pro bono community service programs to provide certain legal services and to participation in those programs for continuing legal education credit. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 1538 77-0 (2001) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to costs on conviction to fund compensation to victims of crime. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SCR 39 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Granting Carmen R. Melenyzer permission to sue the State of Texas and John Cornyn, Attorney General of the State of Texas. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SCR 51 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Urging federal and state reconsideration of the necessity of designating the Arkansas River shiner as a threatened species and the necessity of designating critical habitat in Texas for the Arkansas River shiner. House: State Recreational Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 58 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Granting RFD & Associates, Incorporated, permission to sue the State of Texas and the Office of the Attorney General. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
HB 154 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the representation of the state by the attorney general in certain cases involving nursing facilities. House: Human Services Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 402 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the service of notice on certain public officials of the filing of a case or a judgment in a case in which certain laws or rules are alleged to be unconstitutional. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 955 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to providing parties with notice of the attorney of record representing the office of attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1302 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the attorney general's authority to bring a suit against intermediate care facilities for the mentally retarded. House: Public Health Scheduled for public hearing on . . . .
HB 1500 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to the employment and commissioning of peace officers by the attorney general. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 2024 76-0 (1999) Author: Bosse, Fred | et. al. Relating to court-ordered child support, including the child support enforcement functions of the Office of the Attorney General and the sunset review of those functions. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2208 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the authority of the office of the attorney general to contract with a statewide organization to provide services to children's advocacy centers. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2354 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the liability of the Title IV-D agency for certain costs incurred in providing child support services. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Returned from the Governor
HB 2836 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the establishment and duties of the position of public information advocate within the office of the attorney general. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2855 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the reconsideration of a decision rendered by the attorney general under the public information law. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3213 76-0 (1999) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to the referral and reporting of delinquent obligations to the attorney general. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3218 76-0 (1999) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to the disclosure of certain information maintained or obtained by the comptroller of public accounts of the State of Texas or the attorney general. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3540 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to an audit of the proceeds of criminal asset forfeitures. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 18 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the representation of the state by the attorney general in certain cases involving nursing facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 277 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to attorney general decisions requested under the open records law and to the reconsideration of those decisions. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
No action taken in committee
SB 300 76-0 (1999) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the use by political subdivisions that receive state financial assistance for water supply and sewer projects in economically distressed areas of the revenue received from those projects. Senate: Border Affairs - Special Referred to Border Affairs
SB 368 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Bosse, Fred | et. al.
Relating to court-ordered child support, including the child support enforcement functions of the office of the attorney general and the sunset review of those functions and the implementation of the child support enforcement provisions of the federal Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 380 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the attorney general's authority to bring a suit against intermediate care facilities for the mentally retarded. House: Public Health
Senate: Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 613 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to the disclosure of certain records maintained or obtained by the comptroller of public accounts. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 734 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to the number of certified peace officers commissioned and employed by the office of the attorney general. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 878 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the reconsideration of a decision rendered by the attorney general under the public information law. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 994 76-0 (1999) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to administration and funding of children's advocacy centers. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 1042 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to requests for attorney general decisions under the public information law. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 1057 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to public access under the open records law to information about certain government contracts held by the contractor or a subcontractor; imposing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1079 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the duties of the office of the attorney general with regard to the public information law. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 1419 76-0 (1999) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to the referral and reporting of delinquent obligations to the attorney general. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1486 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to an audit of the proceeds of criminal asset forfeitures. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 67 75-0 (1997) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to common nuisances and the investigation and abatement of those nuisances by the attorney general; making an appropriation. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 409 75-0 (1997) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the authority of the attorney general to negotiate with the United Mexican States regarding the enforcement of child support and child custody orders. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 516 75-0 (1997) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to a report by the child support enforcement division of the Office of the Attorney General on reducing the offensive behavior of its employees. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1131 75-0 (1997) Author: Puente, Robert | et. al. Relating to the creation by the attorney general of an environmental hotline. House: Environmental Regulation Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 1367 75-0 (1997) Author: Hirschi, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to reporting by the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission and the attorney general on environmental enforcement actions. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1880 75-0 (1997) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the authority of the attorney general to enter into agreements with other jurisdictions for the establishment of child support and child custody orders. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: International Relations, Trade & Technology
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 2036 75-0 (1997) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to the transfer of child support enforcement duties from the Office of the Attorney General and the creation of the Texas Family Support Commission. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2377 75-0 (1997) Author: Denny, Mary Relating to restricting the authority of the attorney general to issue a written opinion about the constitutionality of a state statute. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2779 75-0 (1997) Author: Junell, Robert
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to requiring the office of the attorney general to defend local community supervision and corrections departments in certain suits brought against them. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 3283 75-0 (1997) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the administration of the child support enforcement duties of the Office of Attorney General. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HJR 90 75-0 (1997) Author: Denny, Mary Proposing a constitutional amendment restricting the authority of the attorney general to issue an opinion about the constitutionality of a state statute. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HR 552 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron Requesting the Texas attorney general's office to investigate any Texas connection to the death of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 642 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Relating to abatement of common nuisances. House: State Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 891 75-0 (1997) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to common nuisances and the investigation and abatement of those nuisances by the attorney general; making an appropriation. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 919 75-0 (1997) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the administration of the Sexual Assault Prevention and Crisis Service. Senate: Criminal Justice Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1377 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the enforcement of child support obligations by the attorney general's office. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1385 75-0 (1997) Author: Haywood, Tom
Sponsor: Clark, Ron
Relating to the use of videoconferencing technology by the office of the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 855 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to participation by the office of the attorney general in the prosecution of criminal cases. House: Judicial Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1348 74-0 (1995) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to venue, notice, and attorney general participation in proceedings involving charitable trusts. House: Business & Industry Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1512 74-0 (1995) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to provisions governing common nuisances and the authority conferred on the attorney general, amending provisions of the Civil Practice and Remedies Code, the Code of Criminal Procedure, and the Government Code; and making an appropriation. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1564 74-0 (1995) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the attorney general's review of bonds issued by political subdivisions of this state. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1767 74-0 (1995) Author: King, Tracy Relating to the prosecution of telemarketing fraud and to the granting of concurrent jurisdiction to the attorney general to prosecute telemarketing fraud offenses. House: Business & Industry Referred to subcommittee
HB 2246 74-0 (1995) Author: Black, Layton Relating to the attorney general account and the attorney general law enforcement account; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations No action taken in subcommittee
HB 2323 74-0 (1995) Author: Clemons, Billy | et. al. Relating to sunsetting the involvement of the attorney general's office in matters related to child support. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2385 74-0 (1995) Author: Longoria, John Relating to information to be provided to the attorney general for defense of claims against certain governmental employees and departments. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2907 74-0 (1995) Author: Place, Allen Relating to the creation of a Crime Victims' Institute in the Office of the Attorney General; creating the Crime Victims' Institute Fund, a dedicated fund in the state treasury. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2966 74-0 (1995) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the authority of the attorney general to contract for goods and services subject to taxation as costs in a suit. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3078 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the employment of commissioned peace officers by the office of the attorney general. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HCR 187 74-0 (1995) Author: Hunter, Bob Granting Mr. Edward E. Cockerell permission to sue the State of Texas and the Office of the Attorney General. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HCR 213 74-0 (1995) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Requesting the attorney general to investigate traffic ticket traps. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HCR 216 74-0 (1995) Author: Marchant, Ken | et. al. Requesting the Texas attorney general to undertake litigation on behalf of the Texas banking commissioner to prevent effectuation of the decision of the United States comptroller of the currency and to preserve the rejection of branch banking in Texas. House: Financial Institutions Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1030 74-0 (1995) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the prosecution of telemarketing fraud and to the granting of concurrent jurisdiction to the attorney general to prosecute telemarketing fraud offenses. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1093 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to information to be provided to the attorney general for defense of claims against certain governmental employees and departments. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to State Affairs
SB 1094 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the employment of commissioned peace officers by the office of the attorney general. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1101 74-0 (1995) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to injunctive proceedings by the attorney general against persons engaged in the insurance business. Senate: Economic Development Record vote
SB 1210 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to provisions governing common nuisances and the authority conferred on the attorney general, amending provisions of the Civil Practice and Remedies Code, the Code of Criminal Procedure, and the Government Code; and making an appropriation. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
SB 1311 74-0 (1995) Author: Cain, David Relating to the prosecution of telemarketing fraud and to the granting of concurrent jurisdiction to the attorney general to prosecute telemarketing fraud offenses. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1344 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard
Relating to the authority of the attorney general to contract for goods and services subject to taxation as costs in a suit. House: State Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1379 74-0 (1995) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to prosecutor assistance by the Office of the Attorney General of Texas; making an appropriation. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 1626 74-0 (1995) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to serving copies of certain court proceedings on the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 37 73-0 (1993) Author: Cuellar, Renato
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the acceptance of gifts and grants by the attorney general. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 354 73-0 (1993) Author: Cuellar, Henry | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the reporting of certain financial transactions, to the creation of offenses relating to certain financial transactions, and to the creation of the attorney general law enforcement account; making an appropriation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 654 73-0 (1993) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the administration of a statewide plan for child support by the attorney general's office. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 792 73-0 (1993) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the administration of a statewide plan for the collection of child support by the attorney general's office. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1095 73-0 (1993) Author: Schechter, Sue
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to requests for an opinion of the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Left pending in committee
HB 1783 73-0 (1993) Author: Davila, Diana
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the authority of the attorney general to receive criminal history information from the Department of Public Safety about certain applicants for employment. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Tagged in committee
HB 1904 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to the forfeiture of bond in common nuisance to allow the attorney general to sue for forfeiture of bond and forfeited bond money to be collected by the State of Texas. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1958 73-0 (1993) Author: Romo, Sylvia Relating to using private entities to assist the attorney general in child support enforcement and imposing a late fee on delinquent child support. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2030 73-0 (1993) Author: Seidlits, Jr., Curtis Relating to the representation of the Texas Legislature before the courts of Texas or the United States. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2730 73-0 (1993) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to authorizing the Attorney General to bring an action to recover damages sustained, either directly, or indirectly, by persons or governmental entities attributable to conduct declared unlawful by the Texas Free Enterprise and Antitrust Act, and matter related thereto. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HCR 148 73-0 (1993) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Directing the attorney general of Texas to appear before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of the entire State of Texas, to advocate the position "that federal agencies should cooperate with state and local agencies to resolve water resource issues in concert with conservation of Endangered Species." House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 229 73-0 (1993) Author: Rosson, Peggy | et. al. Relating to the administration of a statewide plan for child support by the attorney general's office. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 291 73-0 (1993) Author: Rosson, Peggy
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the administration of a statewide plan for child support by the attorney general's office and awards of cost in Title IV-D cases and including appropriations of federal funds. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 544 73-0 (1993) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Martin, Mike
Relating to the right of the attorney general to sue for forfeiture of certain bonds and to the disposition of the bond money. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 788 73-0 (1993) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to requests for an opinion of the attorney general. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 857 73-0 (1993) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to court fees and costs in certain family law actions; making an appropriation to the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 877 73-0 (1993) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Junell, Robert | et. al.
Relating to the duties of the attorney general in representation of the legislature and state agencies and to certain immunities from liability. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 881 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to authorizing the Attorney General to bring an action to recover damages sustained, either directly or indirectly, by persons or governmental entities attributable to conduct declared unlawful by the Texas Free Enterprise and Antitrust Act, and matters related thereto. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 923 73-0 (1993) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the distribution of exemplary damages in civil cases and authorizing the attorney general to intervene in civil cases in which exemplary damages are awarded. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1103 73-0 (1993) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to prosecutor assistance by the Office of the Attorney General of Texas. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1441 73-0 (1993) Author: Haley, Bill
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete
Relating to the defense of state prosecuting attorneys by the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Finance
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 202 72-0 (1991) Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 296 72-0 (1991) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the authority of the attorney general to prosecute certain offenses involving violations of civil rights of prisoners. House: Corrections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1210 72-0 (1991) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al. Relating to representation of the state by the attorney general. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1253 72-0 (1991) Author: Junell, Robert
Sponsor: Dickson, Temple
Relating to subrogation recoveries by the director of the State Employees Division of the Attorney General's Office. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 1659 72-0 (1991) Author: Cuellar, Renato
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to the acceptance of gifts and grants by the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Postponed in committee
HB 1878 72-0 (1991) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to commissioning as peace officers of investigators appointed by the attorney general. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2086 72-0 (1991) Author: McCollough, Parker Relating to the administration of the Crime Victims Compensation Act by the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2110 72-0 (1991) Author: Rudd, Jim
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to emergency appropriations. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 2140 72-0 (1991) Author: Bailey, Kevin
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the commissioning as peace officers of investigators appointed by the attorney general. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 2311 72-0 (1991) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the guidelines for the support of a child and income withholding in proceedings brought by the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2337 72-0 (1991) Author: Sadler, Paul Relating to the authority of the attorney general to investigate cases involving missing children. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2747 72-0 (1991) Author: Perez, Nicolas Related to the administration of a statewide plan for child support by the attorney general's office and an expedited process to establish or enforce support obligations. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HCR 44 72-0 (1991) Author: Taylor, M.A. Granting Michael Powers permission to sue the State of Texas, the State Purchasing and General Services Commission, and the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HCR 45 72-0 (1991) Author: Taylor, M.A. Granting John Bates permission to sue the State of Texas, the State Purchasing and General Services Commission, and the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HR 212 72-0 (1991) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Requesting Attorney General Dan Morales to appeal the ruling of the 200th District Court that has held unconstitutional Section 21.06, Penal Code. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor Authorized
SB 69 72-0 (1991) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 133 72-0 (1991) Author: Dickson, Temple
Sponsor: Place, Allen
Relating to persons who may request an attorney general's opinion. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Calendars
SB 616 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: McCollough, Parker
Relating to the administration of the Crime Victims Compensation Act by the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 869 72-0 (1991) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the commissioning as peace officers of certain investigators appointed by the attorney general. Senate: Criminal Justice Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 913 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to special subcommittee
SB 940 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the administration of a statewide plan for child support by the attorney general's office and an expedited process to establish or enforce support obligations. Senate: Jurisprudence Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1063 72-0 (1991) Author: Dickson, Temple Relating to subrogation recoveries by the director of the State Workers Compensation Division of the Attorney General's Office. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1110 72-0 (1991) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to the acceptance of gifts and grants by the attorney general. Senate: State Affairs Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1335 72-0 (1991) Author: Krier, Cynthia
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to the guidelines for the support of a child and income withholding in proceedings brought by the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
SB 1489 72-0 (1991) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the transfer of the administration of certain state safety promotion and injury reporting programs from the office of the attorney general. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Economic Development
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 122 72-1 (1991) Author: Perez, Nicolas Relating to the administration of a statewide plan for child support by the attorney general's office and an expedited process to establish or enforce support obligations. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HCR 31 72-1 (1991) Author: Larry, Jerald | et. al. Encouraging the attorney general of Texas to settle the case of LULAC v. Mattox by adopting a plan for the election of district judges. House: Redistricting Referred to Redistricting
HCR 32 72-1 (1991) Author: Evans, Larry Encouraging the attorney general of Texas to settle the case of LULAC v. Mattox by adopting a plan for the election of district judges. Filed
SCR 2 72-2 (1991) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Encouraging the attorney general of Texas to settle the case of LULAC v. Mattox in as timely a manner as possible. Senate: Administration Record vote
HB 16 71-0 (1989) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to the establishment, enforcement, and collection of child support and to the administration of a statewide plan for the establishment, enforcement, and collection of child support.... House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 282 71-0 (1989) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the authority of the attorney general to prosecute certain offenses involving violations of civil rights of prisoners. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on Consent Calendar
HB 687 71-0 (1989) Author: Perez, Nicolas Relating to the Texas Department of Human Services providing to the attorney general's office certain information relevant to the collection of child support. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 856 71-0 (1989) Author: Perez, Nicolas Relating to the administration of a statewide plan for child support by the attorney general's office. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1129 71-0 (1989) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the division of consumer protection and the public counsel for matters relating to insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1535 71-0 (1989) Author: Denton, Betty Relating to modification of child support orders by the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2499 71-0 (1989) Author: Patterson, Pete Relating to the commissioning as peace officers of investigators appointed by the attorney general. House: Public Safety Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 3051 71-0 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to the attorney general's representation of the state and its officials, officers, employees, agencies, department, and institution. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HCR 46 71-0 (1989) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Granting Jim Scoggins and Gerry Gammage permission to sue the State of Texas and the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HCR 71 71-0 (1989) Author: Taylor, M.A. Granting Michael Powers permission to sue the State of Texas, attorney general and the State Purchasing and General Services Commission. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HCR 215 71-0 (1989) Author: Smithee, John Requesting the attorney general to remove his signature from any friend of the court brief supporting the Roe vs. Wade decision on abortion. House: State Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 69 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the attorney general from holding certain other elective offices during and for four years after the term for which the attorney general was elected. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
No action taken in committee
SB 180 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the Texas Department of Human Services providing to the attorney general's office certain information relevant to the collection of child support. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Pending in committee
SB 338 71-0 (1989) Author: Caperton, Kent | et. al.
Sponsor: Rudd, Jim
Relating to emergency appropriations. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 945 71-0 (1989) Author: Dickson, Temple Relating to persons who may request an attorney general's opinion. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Pending in committee
SB 1254 71-0 (1989) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to attorney general enforcement of certain consumer protection provisions of the Insurance Code. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 54 71-1 (1989) Author: Perez, Nicolas Relating to the Texas Department of Human Services providing to the attorney general's office certain information relevant to the collection of child support. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HB 60 71-1 (1989) Author: Perez, Nicolas Relating to the administration of a statewide plan for child support by the attorney general's office. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HCR 29 71-1 (1989) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Granting Jim Scoggins and Gerry Gammage permission to sue the state and the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 96 71-2 (1989) Author: Hill, Patricia | et. al. Relating to the obligation of the attorney general and others for certain costs and fees in suits affecting the parent-child relationship and in suits for the reciprocal enforcement of child support; providing.... House: Judicial Affairs Reported favorably with substitute
HR 142 71-2 (1989) Author: Smithee, John Requesting the attorney general to appeal the court decision declaring illegal the at large method of electing district judges. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 63 71-3 (1990) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 69 71-3 (1990) Author: Hill, Patricia Relating to the designation by the attorney general of a person to serve process in certain child support cases. House: Judicial Affairs Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
SB 38 71-3 (1990) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to representation of the state by the attorney general. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 31 71-4 (1990) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 112 71-4 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the investigation of certain alleged criminal offenses by the attorney general and the appearance by the attorney general before a grand jury investigating those offenses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 16 71-4 (1990) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to representation of the state by the attorney general. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 53 71-4 (1990) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 51 71-5 (1990) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 52 71-5 (1990) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 19 71-5 (1990) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to representation of the state by the attorney general. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 32 71-5 (1990) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 71 71-6 (1990) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. Filed
HB 72 71-6 (1990) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. Filed
SB 21 71-6 (1990) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to filing fees, other fees, and costs for certain types of lawsuits; making an appropriation to the attorney general. Senate: Jurisprudence Received from the Senate
SB 36 71-6 (1990) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to representation of the state by the attorney general. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 14 70-0 (1987) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the authority of the attorney general to prosecute certain offenses involving violations of civil rights of prisoners. House: Criminal Jurisprudence 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 312 70-0 (1987) Author: Johnson, Cliff
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Relating to the defense by the attorney general of certain claims against district attorneys. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 537 70-0 (1987) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to the transfer of certain appropriations to the attorney general for payment of workers' compensation claims of state employees. House: Appropriations Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 2 70-0 (1987) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Granting Jim Scoggins and Gerry Gammage permission to sue the State of Texas and the attorney general of the State of Texas. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HCR 221 70-0 (1987) Author: Colbert, Paul Granting Texas Dynamics Incorporated permission to sue the State of Texas and the Attorney General, the Parks and Wildlife Department, the Parks and Wildlife Commission and the Battleship "Texas" Advisory Board. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
SB 368 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant Relating to the appropriation and transfer of certain funds to the attorney general for payment of workers' compensation claims of state employees. Senate: Finance Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 983 70-0 (1987) Author: Montford, John Relating to the authority of the attorney general to obtain criminal history record information, nonconviction data, and other information recorded or maintained by or accessible to the Department of Public Safety. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 984 70-0 (1987) Author: Montford, John Relating to the commissioning as peace officers of investigators appointed by the attorney general. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 985 70-0 (1987) Author: Montford, John Relating to the reporting to the attorney general of certain delinquent or unpaid debts, judgments, and other obligations owed to this state. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1028 70-0 (1987) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to the examination, approval, registration, and recording of certain bonds. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1261 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Chet
Sponsor: Evans, Charles
Relating to fraud, misrepresentation, and other violations of the law in the medical assistance program; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Reported favorably w/amendment(s)
SB 1278 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to the dissolution of a corporation by the Attorney General. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably w/o amendments
SCR 27 70-2 (1987) Author: Whitmire, John Granting Texas Dynamics, Inc. permission to sue the State of Texas, the attorney general, the Parks and Wildlife Department, the Parks and Wildlife Commission and the Battleship "Texas" Advisory Board. Senate: Jurisprudence Left as pending business in comm.
HB 867 69-0 (1985) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to restricting the authority of the attorney general to reach out-of-court settlements on behalf of the state in litigation pending in a federal court. House: State Affairs Record vote
HB 952 69-0 (1985) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to a supplemental appropriation to the Office of the Attorney General for the purpose of paying state employees' workers' compensation claims. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1074 69-0 (1985) Author: Hackney, Clint Relating to the purpose of the state well plugging fund. House: Energy Referred to subcommittee
HB 1427 69-0 (1985) Author: McKinney, Mike Relating to the powers and duties of the child support division in the attorney general's office. House: Judiciary Reported from s/c favorably w/sub.
HB 1716 69-0 (1985) Author: Perez, Nicolas Relating to the collection of a fee by the attorney general for the approval of bonds. House: Judiciary Withdrawn by author
HB 2150 69-0 (1985) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the authority of the attorney general to prosecute certain offenses involving violations of civil rights of prisoners. House: Judiciary 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2220 69-0 (1985) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to subrogation recoveries by the director of the State Employees Division of the Attorney General's Office. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
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HCR 137 69-0 (1985) Author: Hudson III, Samuel
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Granting permission to Jim Scoggins and Gerry Gammage to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 846 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: McKinney, Mike
Relating to the powers and duties of the attorney general's office in its capacity as designated state agency for administration of a statewide plan for child support. House: Judiciary
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1022 69-0 (1985) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to the licensing, regulation, and supervision of nursing and convalescent homes and other providers of medical assistance and to the investigation of abuse, mistreatment, or neglect of residents, or other violations of nursing and convalescent home laws; providing penalties. Senate: Health & Human Resources No action taken in committee
SB 1251 69-0 (1985) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the authority of the attorney general to prosecute certain offenses involving violations of civil rights of prisoners. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 1261 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the attorney general's exemption from court fees in certain proceedings brought for the purpose of obtaining child support. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken in committee
SB 1392 69-0 (1985) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to the authority of the attorney general to seize cruelly treated animals. Senate: Jurisprudence Record vote
SB 1455 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to requirements in certain lawsuits in which certain present or former state officers or employees are parties and to notice of intent to take default judgments against such parties and to consequences of failure to perform the requirements. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1461 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to a supplemental appropriation to the Office of the Attorney General for the purpose of paying state employees' workers' compensation claims. Senate: Finance Removed from local & uncontested cal.
HB 82 69-3 (1986) Author: Gibson, Bruce
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to the examination, approval, and registration of certain bonds and proceedings. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: State Affairs
S. conferees app. with instructions
HB 869 68-0 (1983) Author: Denton, Betty Relating to intervention by the attorney general in a judicial review of a utility regulation decision. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1088 68-0 (1983) Author: Cain, David Relating to appropriations to the attorney general's office for general operating purposes and for legal work relating to highways. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
HB 1221 68-0 (1983) Author: Waldrop, Tom Relating to the right of city attorney to obtain a legal opinion from the attorney general. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HB 1955 68-0 (1983) Author: Martinez, Walter Relating to the authority of the attorney general to prosecute certain offenses involving violations of civil rights of prisoners. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2001 68-0 (1983) Author: Jackson, Lee Relating to default judgments against the State of Texas. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 2181 68-0 (1983) Author: Colbert, Paul
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to the creation of the legal excellence fund in the state treasury for the purpose of accepting gifts, grants, and donations from private sources to attain legal excellence in the office of the attorney general. House: Appropriations
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2223 68-0 (1983) Author: Gamez, Joe Relating to a requirement that the courts of appeals and the court of criminal appeals make certain documents available to the attorney general. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2258 68-0 (1983) Author: Hill, Gerald
Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
Relating to recovery of actual costs and attorney's fees by the attorney general in a charitable trust suit and to the venue of a charitable trust suit. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2259 68-0 (1983) Author: Hill, Gerald
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
Relating to fees to which the attorney general is entitled. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Ordered not printed
HCR 114 68-0 (1983) Author: Watson, Ed Directing the Attorney General of Texas to initiate a study of efficient use, cost, and distribution of medical services and facilities to all the citizens of Texas and report his findings to the 69th Legislature and Governor of Texas. House: Public Education No action taken
HCR 142 68-0 (1983) Author: Smith, Carlyle Granting Jim Scoggins and Gerry Gammage permission to sue the state and the attorney general of the State of Texas. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 239 68-0 (1983) Author: Parmer, Hugh
Sponsor: Millsap, Mike
Relating to the authority of the attorney general to sue to restrain or enjoin violations of certain consumer protection laws. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 445 68-0 (1983) Author: Glasgow, Bob
Sponsor: Cain, David
Making a supplemental appropriation to the attorney general's office for general operating purposes and to a transfer of funds from a certain state highway fund to the attorney general's office for legal work relating to highways. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1024 68-0 (1983) Author: Sharp, John Relating to a requirement that the courts of appeals make certain documents available to the attorney general. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 1120 68-0 (1983) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the prosecution of offenses committed by inmates of the department of corrections. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 1184 68-0 (1983) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Relating to recovery of actual costs and attorney's fees by the attorney general in certain charitable trust suits and to the venue of such charitable trust suits. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1185 68-0 (1983) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Relating to fees to which the attorney general is entitled. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1190 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Jackson, Lee
Relating to requirements in certain lawsuits in which the State of Texas or any state agency is a party and of notice of intent to take default judgments against the State of Texas or any state agency and to consequences of failure to perform the requirements. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SCR 58 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Cain, David
Urging the Department of Human Resources to provide by contract for the Attorney General to assume operation of the child support enforcement program. House: Human Services
Senate: State Affairs
Filed without the Governor's signature
SR 599 68-0 (1983) Author: Mauzy, Oscar | et. al. Directing the Attorney General of Texas to take certain action relative to the case of Terrazas v. Clements.
HB 498 67-0 (1981) Author: Presnal, Bill Relating to a supplemental appropriation to the attorney general for the purpose of paying state employees' workers' compensation claims. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
HB 535 67-0 (1981) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to legal representation of the state in civil suits. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 559 67-0 (1981) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to a supplemental appropriation to the attorney general for the purposes of paying state employees' workers' compensation claims. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1219 67-0 (1981) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to penalties for the refusal by a custodian of public records to comply with certain requirements of the open records law. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1990 67-0 (1981) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to prosecution by the attorney general of the offense of violation of the civil rights of a prisoner. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HCR 188 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Carlyle Granting Jim Scoggins and Gerry Gammage permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 149 67-0 (1981) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to the enforcement of agency orders, decisions, and rules. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 356 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to a supplemental appropriation to the attorney general for the purpose of paying state employees' workers' compensation claims. Senate: Finance Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 683 67-0 (1981) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Bush, Bob
Relating to the duties and powers of the attorney general relating to charitable trusts and to fraudulent claims or claimants in regard to workers compensation and to certain powers and duties of the Industrial Accident Board; providing for the use and confidentiality of certain documentary material. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 804 67-0 (1981) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to prosecution by the attorney general of the offense of violation of the civil rights of a prisoner. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
HB 142 67-1 (1981) Author: Presnal, Bill
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to a supplemental appropriation to the attorney general's office for the purposes of securing and maintaining leased office space. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 336 66-0 (1979) Author: Head, Fred Relating to the duty of the attorney general to give legal opinions to city attorneys. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 949 66-0 (1979) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to enforcement of the Deceptive Trade Practices - Consumer Protection Act by the attorney general and by district and county attorneys. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1012 66-0 (1979) Author: Wieting, Leroy J.
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information derived from the administration of the cigarette tax, franchise tax, sales tax, and tobacco tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1136 66-0 (1979) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to the requirement that a defendant give prior written notice to the attorney for the State when the defendant intends to rely on the defense of alibi. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1769 66-0 (1979) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the requirement that owners of adult businesses file affidavits of ownership with the attorney general and secretary of state. House: Business & Industry Scheduled for future calendar placement
HCR 60 66-0 (1979) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
The ad valorem tax fund to finance construction among seventeen senior colleges and universities is currently being challenged as unconstitutional in the administration of the collection of the tax. Senate: Education Signed by the Governor
HCR 109 66-0 (1979) Author: Grant, Ben Z. Granting permission to The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company to sue the state. House: Judiciary Scheduled for future calendar placement
HCR 150 66-0 (1979) Author: Cain, David Granting Coopers and Lybrand permission to sue the state. House: House Administration Referred to Committee on House Administration
HJR 83 66-0 (1979) Author: Schlueter, Stan Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit the number of times that a person may be elected governor, lieutenant governor, or attorney general. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HJR 84 66-0 (1979) Author: Schlueter, Stan Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit the number of consecutive terms that a person may be elected governor, lieutenant governor, or attorney general. House: Constitutional Amendments Message from the Governor recorded in Journal
SB 132 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Presnal, Bill
Making supplemental appropriations to various programs or items of the attorney general's office. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 478 66-0 (1979) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to authorization for banks to use unmanned teller machines to serve the public convenience; providing for sharing of the machines with other unions; placing certain duties on the State Banking Board and the Attorney General. Senate: Economic Development Reported from committee favorably with amendments
SB 953 66-0 (1979) Author: Meier, Bill Relating to the confidentiality of certain information derived from the administration of cigarette, franchise, sales, excise and use, and tobacco taxes and to penalties for disclosure. Senate: Finance Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SCR 43 66-0 (1979) Author: McKnight, Peyton
Sponsor: Grant, Ben Z.
Granting The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company to sue the State. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SCR 66 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Cain, David
Granting Coopers & Lybrand permission to sue the State of Texas. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 53 65-0 (1977) Author: Kaster, James J.
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to the authority of the Attorney General to issue opinion at the request of a city attorney. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Read second time
HB 336 65-0 (1977) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to the power of the attorney general in environmental matters; and declaring an emergency. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HB 812 65-0 (1977) Author: Blake, Roy
Sponsor: Adams, Don
Relating to the authority of the attorney general to defend certain suits against a grand juror or jury commissioner. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days
HB 875 65-0 (1977) Author: Wilson, John Relating to the creation in the attorney general's office of a department on the status of women; and relating to the administration, powers, and duties of the department. House: Judiciary Assigned to General State Calendar
HJR 22 65-0 (1977) Author: Kubiak, Dan Proposing an amendment to Article IV, Sections 4, 22, and 23, of the Texas Constitution, so as to change the term of office for the governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general, comptroller of public accounts, treasurer, commissioner of the general land office, secretary of state, and certain statutory state officers from foru years to two years. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to subcommittee
SB 49 65-0 (1977) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to the authority of the attorney general to enforce on his own initiative certain state laws, rules, regulations, and orders; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably
SB 1195 65-0 (1977) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill"
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom
Relating to the right of river authorities to obtain legal opinions from the attorney general. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
90 Day Bill
SB 1323 65-0 (1977) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M.
Sponsor: Presnal, Bill
Making supplemental appropriations to the attorney general's office. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SCR 101 65-0 (1977) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Granting Squire Johnson permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
HB 169 64-0 (1975) Author: Nabers, Lynn
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Providing the necessary administrative and legal positions in the attorney general's office under the provisions of Senate Bill 283, Chapter 88, Acts of the 63rd Legislature, Regular Session, 1973; providing an appropriation out of the General Revenue Fund for the payment of claims pursuant to Senate Bill 283, Chapter 88, Acts of the 63rd Legislature, Regular Session, 1973. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 267 64-0 (1975) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to the power of the attorney general in environmental matters. House: Natural Resources Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
HB 379 64-0 (1975) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Authorizing the Attorney General to enforce the provisions of the Texas Clean Air Act, the Texas Water Quality Act, the Solid Waste Disposal Act, the Disposal Well Act or any rule, regulation, order, permit, or variance issued pursuant to said statutes. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1054 64-0 (1975) Author: Hubenak, Joe A. Relating to request for attorney general opinions by certain special districts. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1738 64-0 (1975) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Requiring the authority of the attorney general to defend district judges in certain law suits. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days
HB 1983 64-0 (1975) Author: Clark, Jim Relating to the powers, duties, and procedures of the Consumer Protection Division of the office of the attorney general with respect to the regulation of public utilities as defined in this Act; providing legal remedies and penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HCR 33 64-0 (1975) Author: Cates, Phil
Sponsor: Sherman, Max
Directing certain agencies to mark the boundaries of the Canadian River. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Signed by Governor
HCR 46 64-0 (1975) Author: Nugent, James E.
Sponsor: Clower, Ron
Requesting the Attorney General to represent Texas in the case against Southwestern Bell Telephone Company on the rate increase. Senate: Jurisprudence Signed by Governor
HCR 93 64-0 (1975) Author: Chavez, Melchor Granting permission to Platoro Limited, Inc., to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs Tabled
HCR 118 64-0 (1975) Author: Parker, Carl Granting permission to W. L. Moody and Company, Bankers, Unincorporated, et al., to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
HCR 123 64-0 (1975) Author: Harris, Ed Granting permission to Walter E. and Dorothy E. Gundermann to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 136 64-0 (1975) Author: Schieffer, Tom Granting permission to Cal-Cut Pipe & Supply, Inc., to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
HCR 147 64-0 (1975) Author: Wilson, John Granting permission to the Walter Droemer Corporation to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
HR 224 64-0 (1975) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Requesting the Committee on Judicial Affairs to continue its study of granting the Attorney General authority to initiate suits to enforce environmental law.
SB 73 64-0 (1975) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Providing the necessary administrative and legal positions in the attorney general's office under the provisions of Chapter 88, Acts of the 63rd Legislature, Regular Session, 1973 (Article 8309g, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); providing an appropriation for the payment of claims pursuant to said Chapter 88. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 111 64-0 (1975) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Authorizing the attorney general to enforce on his own initiative the provisions of the Texas Clean Air Act, the Texas Water Quality Act, the Solid Waste Disposal Act, the Disposal Well Act, or any rule, regulation, or order issued pursuant thereto. Senate: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 664 64-0 (1975) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Allen, Joe
Relating to the authority of the Parks and Wildlife Department to request the attorney general to bring suit for injunctive relief or civil penalties or both against persons violating the statutory prohibition against water pollution; designating the officials authorized to bring suit; providing that the suit be brought in the name of the State of Texas. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
SCR 42 64-0 (1975) Author: Longoria, Raul
Sponsor: Torres, Ruben M.
Granting permission to the parties, as that term is hereinafter defined, to sue the State of Texas to establish any and all claims which they ahve or assert to lands within the three tracts of land hereinafter described; providing that the term "parties" means the following named persons, firms, or corporations, their respective heirs, personal representatives, successors, and assigns, together with any and all other persons, firms, or corporations who are which any court of competent jurisdiction may determine are necessary or proper parties to the litigation here authorized, whether such joinder is effected by intervention or joinder as involuntary plaintiffs or as defendants, and who as defendants would ahve a permissive or compulsory counterclaim or cross-claim which might be asserted against the State of Texas; providing that the tracts with regard to which suit may be brought, either separately or concurrently, are as follows; providing that the venue of the suit or suits be in any district court in any county in which any one of the tracts is located, and that in the event the suit is filed, service of citation and other required process be made on the attorney general and on the commissioner of the general land office; providing that nothing in this resolution shall be construed as an admission by the State of Texas, or any of its agents, employees, departments, agencies, or political subdivisions, of liability or of the truth of any allegations asserted by the claimant but the alleged cause of action must be proved under the laws of this state as in other civil cases; providing that nothing in this resolution shall be construed as a waiver of any defense of fact or law available to the State of Texas or any of its agents, employees, departments, agencies, or political subdivisions, but every defense is specifically reserved. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
SCR 57 64-0 (1975) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Harris, Ed
Granting permission to Walter E. and Dorothy E. Gundermann to sue the State of Texas for the relief to which they are entitled concerning their claim for possession of the artifacts and their claim of damages; providing that, in the event suit is filed, service of citation and other required process be made on the Attorney General of the State of Texas, and that the suit be tried as other civil suits; providing that nothing in this resolution may be construed as an admission by the State of Texas, or any of its employees, agents, departments, agencies, or political subdivisions, of liability or of the truth of any allegation asserted by the claimants, but the alleged cause of action must be proved under the laws of this state as in other civil cases; providing that nothing in this resolution may be construed as a waiver of any defense of fact or law available to the State of Texas or to any of its employees, agents, departments, agencies, or political subdivisions, but every defense is specifically reserved. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
SCR 62 64-0 (1975) Author: Clower, Ron
Sponsor: Vaughan, Kenneth
Granting permission to Glyn Larue Swindell to sue the State of Texas within a period of two years after the effective date of this resolution in any court in Texas havig jurisdiction; providing that service of citation and all other necessary processes may be had upon the Attorney General of the State of Texas, at Austin, Texas, and that the suit shall be tried under the same rules of law, liability, and evidence and in like manner as suits instituted against private corporations are tried; providing that nothing in this resolution shall be construed as an admission of liability or of any fact against the state and all facts set out herein or relied on by plaintiff to recover must be proved in court; providing that nothing contained in this resolution shall constitute a waiver of any defense available to the State of Texas other than the defense of sovereign immunity to be sued without legislative permission. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
SCR 67 64-0 (1975) Author: Traeger, John
Sponsor: Bock II, Bennie
Granting permission to Odo J. Riedel and Lucille Riedel to sue the State of Texas for their relief to which they are entitled concerning their claim; providing that in the event suit is filed, service of citation and other required process be made on the Attorney General of Texas, and that the suit be tried as other civil suits; providing that nothing in this resolution may be construed as an admission by the State of Texas, or any of its employees, agents, departments, agencies, or political subdivisions, of liability or of the truth of any allegation asserted by the claimants, but the alleged cause of action must be proved under the laws of this state as in other civil cases; providing that nothing in this resolution may be construed as a waiver of any defense of fact or law available to the State of Texas or to any of its employees, agents, departments, agencies, or political subdivisions, but every defense is specifically reserved. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
SCR 81 64-0 (1975) Author: Hance, Kent
Sponsor: Laney, James
Granting W.D. Turner Construction, Inc., permission to sue the State of Texas within a period of two years after the effective date of this resolution in any court in Texas having jurisdiction; providing that service of citation and all other necessary processes may be had upon the Attorney General of the State of Texas, at Austin, Texas, and that the suit shall be tried under the same rules of law, liability, and evidence and in like manner as suits instituted against private corporations are tried; providing that nothing in this resolution shall be construed as an admission of liability or of any fact against the state and all facts set out herein or relied on by plaintiff to recover must be proved in court; providing that nothing contained in this resolution shall consitute a waiver of any defense available to the State of Texas other than the defense of sovereign immunity to be sued without legislative permission; providing that nothing in this resolution may be construed as a waiver of any defense of fact or law available to the State of Texas or to any of its employees, agents, departments, agencies, or political subdivisions, but every defense is specifically reserved. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
HB 21 63-0 (1973) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to the duty and authority of the Attorney General to give legal advice and written opinions; and declaring an emergency. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HB 193 63-0 (1973) Author: Temple, Arthur "Buddy" Relating to the authority of the attorney general to aid cities and counties in the regulation of public utilities; amending Title 70, Chapter 4, Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, as amended, by adding Article 4399a; and declaring an emergency. House: Judiciary Referred to subcommittee
HB 1115 63-0 (1973) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to the power of the attorney general in environmental matters. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HCR 9 63-0 (1973) Author: Nichols, R.C. "Nick" Requesting the Attorney General to institute a lawsuit for the purpose of securing for the State of Texas all of the funds for water pollution control which were appropriated by the Congress. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Filed without Governor's signature
HCR 31 63-0 (1973) Author: Mattox, Jim Resolving that the Texas Legislature urges the Attorney General of Texas to forthwith terminate further legal proceedings in Regester v. Bullock. House: Reapportionment Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 36 63-0 (1973) Author: Sullivant, Bill
Sponsor: Longoria, Raul
Granting permission for L.L. Haney and wife, Betty Jo Haney, to sue the State of Texas. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 38 63-0 (1973) Author: Bock II, Bennie Resolving that the Texas Legislature urges the Attorney General of Texas to forthwith terminate further legal proceedings in Bob Bullock v. Dan Weiser et al. House: Reapportionment Referred to Committee on Reapportionment
HCR 51 63-0 (1973) Author: Hernandez, Joe Requesting the Attorney General of this State of Texas to move for the dismissal of the appeal in Rodrigues et al. vs. the San Antonio Independent School District and to withdraw said appeal now pending in the United States appellate court system and the United States Supreme Court. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HCR 69 63-0 (1973) Author: Denton, Lane
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Granting Moses M. Kincannon permission to sue the State of Texas. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 138 63-0 (1973) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Creighton, Tom
Granting Charles H. Skeen permission to sue the State of Texas. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 165 63-0 (1973) Author: Rodriguez, Lindsey
Sponsor: Longoria, Raul
Granting Delores Warner permission to sue the state. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 178 63-0 (1973) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Resolved, By the House of Representatives, the Senate of Texas concurring, that Emerald Properties, its partner, and their heirs and assigns, are hereby granted permission to bring one or more lawsuits against the State of Texas, and any of its agencies, within two years from the adoption of this Resolution in Court of Competent jurisdiction in Galveston County and/or Travis County. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HCR 179 63-0 (1973) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Resolved, by the House of Representatives the Senate of Texas concurring, that the respective parties hereinafter designated and their respective heirs, successors and assigns are hereby granted permission, jointly or severally, to sue the State of Texas and any of its agencies, in one or more suits, within 2 years from the adoption of this Resolution in a court of competent jurisdiction in Galveston County and/or Travis County, Texas. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HR 29 63-0 (1973) Author: Mattox, Jim Urging the Attorney General to terminate further legal proceedings in Regester v. Bullock. House: Reapportionment
HR 41 63-0 (1973) Author: Bock II, Bennie Urging Attorney General to terminate further legal proceedings in Bob Bullock v. Dan Weiser, et al. House: Reapportionment
SB 161 63-0 (1973) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to an Anti-Crime Task Force. Senate: State Affairs Sent to subcommittee
SCR 29 63-0 (1973) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Requesting the Attorney General to institute a lawsuit for the purpose of securing all of the funds for water pollution control which were appropriated by the Congress and would be received had the Nixon administration not impounded such funds. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
SCR 73 63-0 (1973) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Reyes, Ben T.
Granting Frank R. Washburn permission to sue the state. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Failed of adoption
SCR 75 63-0 (1973) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Caldwell, Neil
Relating to the Attorney General collecting and maintaining an evidence bank of testimony from persons with knowledge of public use of beaches of this state during the early years of this century and before. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
SCR 76 63-0 (1973) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Baker, Andrew Z.
Granting Emerald Properties permission to sue the State of Texas. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Signed by Governor
SCR 90 63-0 (1973) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Baker, Andrew Z.
A resolution granting certain parties and their respective heirs permission to sue the State of Texas. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Signed by Governor
HCR 4 63-1 (1973) Author: Denton, Lane Requesting the Attorney General to conduct an investigation of trade practices of Texas oil companies. House: Natural Resources Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
HR 6 63-1 (1973)
HB 499 62-0 (1971) Author: Shannon, Tommy
Sponsor: Aikin, Jr., A.M.
Relating to appropriating funds to the Attorney General's Office, the Industrial Accident Board, and the Comptroller of Public Accounts.
HB 536 62-0 (1971) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to providing that the Attorney General shall give, upon request, written advice on certain questions to Members of the Legislature while not in session.
HB 538 62-0 (1971) Author: Murray, Menton J. Relating to a political subdivision or tax supported institution authorizing the Attorney General to bring an action on its behalf to recover damages provided for by the federal antitrust laws.
HB 580 62-0 (1971) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to adding the several mayors, city managers, and city attorneys of any duly incorporatesd city or town to the group of people to whom the Attorney General may give written advice upon any question touching the public interest, or concerning their official duties provided such individual shall submit a written brief with the question to be answered.
HB 1151 62-0 (1971) Author: Neugent, Dean Relating to authorizing the Attorney General, with the prior consent and approval of the Governor, to settle, compromise or dismiss any suit or legal proceeding brought under the provisions of the Business and Commerce code, whereunder the Attorney General is authorized to bring an action on behalf of the State, or any of its political subdivisions or tax supported institutions to recover damage provided for by the Federal antitrust laws, Title 15, United States Code.
HCR 73 62-0 (1971) Author: Atwood, A.C. "Bud"
Sponsor: Herring, Charles
Granting Robert Truxell and wife permission to sue the state.
SB 26 62-0 (1971) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to amending Appropriations Bill to reappropriate and transfer certain unencumbered balances in certain fund heretofor reppropriated to Attorney General's office for the year ending August 31, 1971, limiting accounts.
SB 30 62-0 (1971) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" | et. al. Relating to requiring annual reports from charitable trusts and charitable foundations, definitions, Attorney General to have access to records and supervision.
SCR 10 62-0 (1971) Author: Harris, O.H. | et. al.
Sponsor: Hale, L. DeWitt
Granting Billy Warren (B.W.)to sue the state.
SCR 45 62-0 (1971) Author: Jordan, Barbara Granting Southern Pacific Transportation Company permission to sue the State of Texas.
HB 225 61-0 (1969) Author: Lombardino, Frank | et. al. Relating to providing that the Attorney General is not prohibited from giving legal advice or written opinions to members of the Legislature in matters directly related to official duties and legislative matters at certain times.
HB 903 61-0 (1969) Author: Floyd, Guy Lawrence Maximilian | et. al. Relating to requiring the attorney general to represent or assist in representing school districts in certain cases involving termination of federal financial assistance.
HB 1017 61-0 (1969) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to prescribing certain powers, duties and functions of the Attorney General of Texas and making other provisions relating thereto, requiring notice to the Attorney General on all cases filed in the Court of Civil Appeals in which the Attorney General did not represent the State in the Trial Court.
HB 1132 61-0 (1969) Author: Shannon, Jr., Thomas Clifton "Tommy" Relating to amending the Business and Commerce Code relating to the authority, powers, and duties of the attorney general in bringing suit on behalf of the state or any of its political subdivisions or tax supported institutions to recover damages provided for by the federal antitrust laws.
HCR 30 61-0 (1969)
HCR 31 61-0 (1969)
HCR 104 61-0 (1969)
HCR 184 61-0 (1969)
SB 392 61-0 (1969) Author: Hightower, Jack Relating to creating municipal courts of record in the City of Wichita Falls; prescribing the jurisdiction, organization, administration, procedure, and power of municipal courts, etc.
SB 655 61-0 (1969) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to powers of the Attorney General.
SCR 21 61-0 (1969)
SCR 118 61-0 (1969)
HCR 15 61-1 (1969) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Granting permission to John Cecil Ewing, et. al., to sue the State of Texas.
HB 87 60-0 (1967) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to making supplemental appropriations to the Water Development Board, to the Coordinating Board, Texas College and University System, to the Attorney General's Office, and to the Texas Tourist Development Agency; repealing laws in conflict.
HB 121 60-0 (1967) Author: Gladden, Donald C. "Don" | et. al. Relating to making unlawful any discrimination against any citizen of the United States by the State or any political subdivision of the State or any person purporting to act on behalf of or under the authority of the State of Texas or any of its political subdivisions because of race, creed, color, national origin, or sex; providing for enforcement and providing for the creation of a Civil Rights Division in the office of the Attorney General.
HB 625 60-0 (1967) Author: Crews, David William Relating to requiring annual reports from charitable trusts and foundations; providing for the Attorney General to have access to their books and records; providing penalty after notice for failure to comply; exempting certain nonprofit corporations.
HB 836 60-0 (1967) Author: Scoggins, Ralph "Skip" Relating to authorizing the Attorney General to bring suit to enjoin certain persons from continuing in business until certain reports are filed and certain taxes are paid and authorizing the Comptroller to require security as a condition for receiving or retaining a permit.
HB 1158 60-0 (1967) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to the Supreme Court Building; providing that the State Building Commission shall designate the agencies of the State which are to occupy and use that portion of the building complex known as the "Attorney General Office Building".
HCR 40 60-0 (1967)
HCR 49 60-0 (1967)
HCR 61 60-0 (1967)
HCR 114 60-0 (1967)
HCR 115 60-0 (1967)
HCR 130 60-0 (1967)
HCR 137 60-0 (1967)
HCR 140 60-0 (1967)
HCR 159 60-0 (1967)
SCR 19 60-0 (1967)
SCR 22 60-0 (1967)
SCR 37 60-0 (1967)
SCR 47 60-0 (1967)
HCR 27 60-1 (1968)
HB 899 59-0 (1965) Author: Johnson, Jacob Edgar "Jake" Relating to authorizing the Attorney General to purchase, operate and maintain aircraft.
HCR 31 59-0 (1965)
HCR 68 59-0 (1965)
HCR 72 59-0 (1965)
HCR 137 59-0 (1965)
SB 180 59-0 (1965) Author: Crump, Louis M. Relating to amending certain Statutes so as to provide for the Attorney General or District or County Attorney to institute injunction proceedings to enforce the provisions of the Veterinary Licensing Act.
SCR 18 59-0 (1965)
SCR 34 59-0 (1965)
SCR 66 59-0 (1965)
SCR 93 59-0 (1965)
SCR 94 59-0 (1965)
HB 150 58-0 (1963) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to making supplemental appropriations to the Governor and the Attorney General.
HB 476 58-0 (1963) Author: Barnes, Ben Frank Relating to providing that the Attorney General shall not accept or use any money offered by any person, firm, partnership, corporation or association for the purpose of investigating or prosecuting any matter whatsoever.
HB 650 58-0 (1963) Author: Brown, Donald M. "Don" Relating to repealing Statutes relative to assistance of Attorney General to prevent closure of schools.
HCR 43 58-0 (1963)
HCR 61 58-0 (1963)
HCR 98 58-0 (1963)
SB 138 58-0 (1963) Author: Spears, Jr., Franklin Scott Relating to amending the Hairdressers and Cosmetologists Act, so as to authorize the Attorney General or any district or county attorney to institute any injunction proceeding or such other proceeding as to enforce provisions of this Act; authorizing and providing venue for suits for recovery of penalty for violating the Act.
SCR 17 58-0 (1963)
SCR 32 58-0 (1963)
SCR 51 58-0 (1963)
HB 1018 57-0 (1961) Author: James, Tom Relating to amending a certain Act providing that the Attorney General shall no longer be a member of the Banking Board; providing that a member of the Finance Commission shall be elected by said Commission to serve on the Banking Board.
HB 283 56-0 (1959) Author: Daily, Roger Relating to providing that the Attorney General shall be a necessary party to certain judicial proceedings, settlements and compromise agreements affecting charitable trusts, and authorizing settlements with or without the intervention of a court.
HB 315 56-0 (1959) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to providing that for the remainder of the fiscal year ending August 31, 1959, that twenty (20%) percent of the penalties recovered by suit and judgment by the Attorney General of Texas in the enforcement of the Anti-trust Laws of Texas shall be deposited into a special account in the State Treasury; making an emergency appropriation.
HB 758 56-0 (1959) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to authorizing transfer of certain sums from appropriation of Governor's Office to the Attorney General's Department.
SB 126 56-0 (1959) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to providing that the Attorney General shall be a necessary party to certain judicial proceedings, settlements and comprise agreements affecting charitable trusts, and authorizing settlements with or without the intervention of a court; expecting pending suits from the operation of the Act.
SB 292 56-0 (1959) Author: Lane, Wardlow William Relating to providing that for the remainder of the fiscal year ending August 31, 1959, that twenty (20%) percent of the penalties recovered by suit and judgment by the Attorney General of Texas in the enforcement of the Anti-trust Laws of Texas shall be deposited into a special account in the State Treasury; making an appropriation.
SB 351 56-0 (1959) Author: Lane, Wardlow William Relating to authorizing transfer of balance of Fifty Thousand ($50,000.00) heretofore appropriated to Governor's office to Attorney General's Office and the additional purposes for use thereof.
HB 236 55-0 (1957) Author: Sadler, Jerry | et. al. Relating to authorizing and directing the Attorney General of Texas to defend certain litigation and pay the court costs, if any, incurred therein.
HB 690 55-0 (1957) Author: Dugas, Jr., Louis Relating to making emergency appropriation to the Attorney General's Office for operating expenses.
HB 805 55-0 (1957) Author: Huffman, Reagan Russell Relating to authorizing and directing the Attorney General of Texas to defend certain litigation and pay the court costs, if any, incurred therein, appropriating funds.
HB 827 55-0 (1957) Author: Mullen, Bob R. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code by providing for investigations and proceedings by the Attorney General in elections involving less than two counties.
SB 318 55-0 (1957) Author: Hudson, Hubert R. Relating to amending the Election Code of the State of Texas to provide for investigations and proceedings by the Attorney General in elections involving less than two counties.
SJR 7 55-0 (1957) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas fixing the term of office of the Governor, Attorney General, Comptroller of Public Accounts, Treasurer, Commissioner of the General Land Office, and Commissioner of Agriculture at four years.
HB 3 55-2 (1957) Author: Sadler, Jerry Relating to authorizing the Attorney General to assist any school board in defense of any lawsuit in a Federal court challenging constitutionality of a state statute.
SB 2 55-2 (1957) Author: Lane, Wardlow William Relating to authorizing the Attorney General, upon request, to assist any School Board in defense of any lawsuit in a Federal Court challenging constitutionality of a state statute and transferring funds for such purpose.
HB 937 54-0 (1955) Author: Smith, Max Carlton Relating to authorizing the Attorney General to employ private attorneys on a contingent fee basis for the purpose of collecting inheritance taxes in certain cases; providing a method for the payment of said fees; allocating said taxes.
HB 538 53-0 (1953) Author: Crain, Jr., Frank H. Relating to providing for the establishment and operation in the Department of the Attorney General of a Division of Charitable Trusts for the supervision and enforcement of charitable trusts within the State; providing penalties for failure to register charitable trusts.
HB 708 53-0 (1953) Author: Huffman, Reagan Russell Relating to amending certain laws relating to Farmers' Co-operative Societies; eliminating the requirement that charters of Farmers' Co-operative Societies be approved by the Attorney General, and that certain forms be prepared by the Secretary of State instead of the Attorney General.
HB 711 53-0 (1953) Author: Huffman, Reagan Russell Relating to amending certain Statutes by requiring a report by the Attorney General to the Governor respecting work done during the Attorney General's term of office.
HB 712 53-0 (1953) Author: Huffman, Reagan Russell Relating to amending certain Statutes so as to provide that the Attorney General of Texas shall bring suits for recovery of State funds in the custody of or collected by persons charged with such custody or collection, and who shall be in arrears or default; and providing that the Attorney General shall institute criminal proceedings against persons misapplying or retaining State funds.
SB 261 53-0 (1953) Author: Secrest, Jarrard Relating to providing for the establishment and operation in the Department of the Attorney General of a Division of Charitable Trusts for the supervision and enforcement of charitable trusts within the State; providing penalties for failure to register charitable trusts.
HB 731 52-0 (1951) Author: Bell, Marshall O. Relating to providing that in any special, general or primary election held for any purpose, the Attorney General of Texas be authorized, on his own motions, to investigate the conduct of such election; providing him with certain powers to conduct such an investigation.
SB 281 52-0 (1951) Author: Kelley, Rogers Relating to amending certain acts to define certain words; providing for approval of bonds by the Attorney General and registration by the Comptroller of Public Accounts; making bonds eligible for purchase by certain Insurance Companies.
SB 428 52-0 (1951) Author: Vick, Kyle A. Relating to providing for investigation by Attorney General of any Special, General or Primary Election held for any purpose.
SB 262 51-0 (1949) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to creating a Commission in the Attorney General's Department for the Re-codification of all Laws Relating to Children and Youth; making an appropriation; providing a saving clause.
SB 325 51-0 (1949) Author: Bell, John Junior Relating to making an emergency appropriation to the Attorney General for the purposes of defending the title of the State of Texas to lands beneath navigable waters within the State's boundaries.
SJR 13 51-0 (1949) Author: Vick, Kyle A. Proposing an Amendment to Section 22 of Article IV of the Constitution of the State of Texas so as to provide that the Attorney General shall hold his office for the term of four (4) years and to provide that no person holding the office of Attorney General shall succeed himself in office; providing for the proclamation and publication therefor and prescribing a form of ballot.
HB 41 51-1 (1950) Author: McLellan, Charles Samuel | et. al. Relating to amending a previous Act, authorizing the Attorney General to use a limited percentage of future collections to supplement available funds for defending the title of the State of Texas to its submerged lands.
SB 12 51-1 (1950) Author: Lane, Wardlow William | et. al. Relating to amending a previous Act, authorizing the Attorney General to use a limited percentage of future collections to supplement available funds for defending the title of the State of Texas to its submerged lands.
HB 268 50-0 (1947) Author: Gilmer, Claud Henry Relating to making an emergency appropriation to the Attorney General for Court costs, supplies, clerical expense, and employment of additional assistants and stenographers for the purpose of preparing, investigating and prosecuting suits for recovery of delinquent corporation franchise taxes and forfeiture of charters.
SB 156 50-0 (1947) Author: Taylor, James Edward | et. al. Relating to making an emergency appropriation to the Attorney General for court costs, supplies, clerical expense, and employment of additional assistants and stenographers for the purpose of preparing investigation and prosecuting suits for recovery of delinquent corporation franchise taxes.
HB 386 49-0 (1945) Author: Winfree, Sr., Joseph Edwin | et. al. Relating to providing that the Attorney General of Texas shall be the legal representative of the state agencies created under Section 59, Article XVI, Constitution of Texas; providing penalties for the violation hereof; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith.
SB 282 49-0 (1945) Author: Sulak, Louis J. Relating to prescribing the powers and duties of the Attorney General respecting elections and violations of election laws; fixing penalties; providing a savings clause.
HB 332 48-0 (1943) Author: Avant, Robert Relating to amending certain Statutes relative to suits by the Attorney General or District Attorney, etc.
HB 659 48-0 (1943) Author: Chambers, William R. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes to provide that members of the Legislature shall be given written opinions by the Attorney-General of the State of Texas.
HB 686 48-0 (1943) Author: Davis, Gordon Reece Relating to authorizing the State of Texas to take over dormant accounts of deposit with depositories; containing a severability clause; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict.
SB 36 48-0 (1943) Author: Shivers, Robert Allan "Allan" Relating to making an appropriation of Three Thousand Five Hundred ($3,500.00) Dollars to the Attorney General for the purpose of printing the Attorney General's Annual and Monthly Opinion Reports.
SB 224 48-0 (1943) Author: Lovelady, Karl L. Relating to amending certain Statutes by providing quo warranto proceedings by Attorney General or county and district attorneys to remove officers for misconduct in office.
HB 248 47-0 (1941) Author: Reed, William Otey Relating to making certain emergency appropriation to the Attorney General, authorizing the Attorney General to sell his annual Opinion Report.
SB 293 47-0 (1941) Author: Winfield, Henry L. Relating to directing the Attorney General to move to preserve Texas rights to the waters of the Pecos.
HB 24 46-0 (1939) Author: Petsch, Alfred P.C. Relating to making an appropriation of Twenty Thousand ($20,000.00) dollars to be used by the Attorney General of Texas for the purpose of paying expenses and costs in enforcing the laws of Texas against trusts, monopolies, and restraints of trade.
HB 412 46-0 (1939) Author: Kinard, DeWitt Edward | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Article by more clearly defining some of the duties of the Attorney General.
HB 590 46-0 (1939) Author: Bell, John Junior Relating to providing an emergency appropriation of Twenty Thousand Dollars ($20,000) payable out of any funds in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated for the use and benefit of the Gas Utilities Division of the Railroad Commission of Texas and for the used and benefit of the Attorney General's Department.
HJR 5 46-0 (1939) Author: Petsch, Alfred P.C. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing that the Attorney General of the State of Texas shall have the authority to appoint six Assistant Attorneys Generals whose terms of Office shall be for six years.
SB 143 46-0 (1939) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to amending a certain Statute fixing venue in county where land is located in suits by State to recover vacancies.
SB 305 46-0 (1939) Author: Shivers, Robert Allan "Allan" Relating to making an appropriation of Nine Thousand Five Hundred ($9,500.00) Dollars to be used by the Attorney General of Texas for the purpose of paying expenses and costs in enforcing the laws of Texas against trusts, monopolies, and restraints of trade, including the pending suits against various cement manufacturers, providing for the approval of vouchers against said appropriation.
SB 435 45-0 (1937) Relating to making an appropriation of Ten Thousand ($10,000.00) Dollars to be used by the Attorney General for the purpose of paying costs and expenses in prosecuting the suit of the State of Texas for recovery of transfer, succession or inheritance tax against the Estate of Edward H. R. Green.
SB 136 44-0 (1935) Relating to making certain emergency appropriations out of the General Fund of the State of Texas for the Attorney General's Department for the balance of the fiscal year ending August 31, 1935.
SB 438 43-0 (1933) Author: Beck, John W. E. H. | et. al. Relating to amending certain Article of the Code of Criminal Procedure so as to provide that when a district clerk fails, neglects or refuses to make any report required of such officer by the Attorney General, that the Attorney General shall notify in writing the Comptroller of Public Accounts of such failure, neglect or refusal, whereupon the Comptroller shall refuse to issue any warrant which may be due to such district clerk until such report is made.
HB 132 43-1 (1933) Author: Tennyson, Charles H. | et. al. Relating to making additional allocation and appropriation of the revenues derived from the tax levied and collected on the gross sales of gas transmission lines relative to the regulation of gas utilities and the orders of the Railroad Commission promulgated in pursuance thereof.
HB 4 42-1 (1931) Author: Graves, Harry N. | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation of Thirty Thousand ($30,000) Dollars to be used by the Attorney General for the purpose of paying the expenses of investigating and prosecuting violations of conservation and anti-trust laws of this State.
SB 409 40-0 (1927) Author: McFarlane, William Doddridge Relating to providing that the Attorney General shall be authorized and required to attend sales of property under deeds of trusts, to bid on and buy in and sell said property.
SB 354 39-0 (1925) Author: Pollard, Sr., Tomas (Thomas) Glover Relating to providing that the Attorney General shall bring suit for the recovery of certain public land held adversely to the State and purchasers under the State; fixing the venue; providing claimants may in certain cases fie affidavit and bond for the recovery of said lands. Senate: Public Land and Land Office
SB 458 39-0 (1925) Author: Wood, Ashley Elijah Relating to authorizing the Governor to make sale and execute a deed disposing of the South half of Block 59, East Fifth Street in the City of Austin, Travis County, Texas, at such price and on such terms as may meet the approval of the Governor, Commissioner of the General Land Office and Attorney General. Senate: Public Land and Land Office
SJR 2 39-0 (1925) Author: Moore, Joseph M. "Joe" Proposing an amendment increasing the compensation of the Governor, Secretary of State, Attorney General, Comptroller of Public Accounts, the State Treasurer and the Commissioner of the General Land Office. Senate: Constitutional Amendments
HB 162 37-0 (1921) Author: Thompson, Travis T. Relating to amend a certain Act regarding the appointment of the Assistant Attorney General.
SB 46 36-0 (1919) Author: Woods, James Hollins Relating to authorizing the Attorney General to prepare, have published and distributed "A Peace Officer's Manual" containing all laws of the State prescribing and pertaining to the duties, authority, activities and responsibility of peace officers, with comment and explanation, and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 151 36-0 (1919) Author: Dayton, George W. Relating to amending certain statute relating to members of the State Board of Education by adding thereto, as a member of said board, the Attorney General of Texas.
SB 217 36-0 (1919) Author: Westbrook, Ed Relating to repealing certain statutes providing for the appointment by the Governor by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, if in session, an official to be styled the Assistant Attorney General. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
HB 191 35-0 (1917) Author: Woods, James Hollins Relating to authorizing the Attorney General to prepare and distribute 'A Peace Officer's Manual' containing all statutes prescribing and pertaining to the duties, activities and responsibilities of peace officers, with comment and explanation; providing an appropriation.
HB 388 35-0 (1917) Author: Pillow, Jr., R. L. Relating to defining the duties of the Attorney General and district and county attorneys; imposing other and additional duties upon such officers and prohibiting the Attorney General from giving counsel and advice except to certain public officers.
SB 186 35-0 (1917) Author: Hall, William L. Relating to more clearly defining some of the duties of the Attorney General, district and county attorneys of this State, and imposing other and additional duties upon such officers, and prohibiting the Attorney General from giving counsel and advice; except to certain public officers named.
HB 89 35-4 (1918) Author: Terrell, George Butler Relating to abolishing the office of assistant attorney general of the State of Texas.
HB 472 34-0 (1915) Author: Rowell, Sr., Thomas David Relating to amending a certain Statute authorizing the Attorney General to retain counsel to file and conduct escheat proceedings in behalf of the state; providing compensation for such counsel.
HB 81 33-0 (1913) Author: Byrne, Roger | et. al. Relating to more clearly defining some of the duties of the attorney general, district and county attorneys.
HB 420 33-0 (1913) Author: Woods, James Hollins Relating to providing for the preparation, printing, publishing and distribution under the direction, charge and supervision of the attorney general of a "peace officers' manual" for the use and instruction of guards and peace officers of the state.
SB 3 33-0 (1913) Author: Willacy, John G. Relating to making appropriation for the support and maintenance of the Attorney General's Department for the remainder of the fiscal year ending August 31, 1913.
SB 45 33-0 (1913) Author: Paulus, David Augustus Relating to more clearly defining some of the duties of the Attorney General, district and county attorneys of this State, and imposing other and additional duties upon such officers, and prohibiting the Attorney General from giving counsel and advice; except to certain public officers named.
HB 11 33-1 (1913) Author: Henry, Sr., Patrick | et. al. Relating to making it the duty of the Attorney General to examine and certify to, before being filed, all charters of private corporations and amendments to such charters, and also all applications for permits of nonresident corporations to do business in Texas.
HB 299 30-0 (1907) Relating to requiring the corporations and their officers to permit the Attorney General or any of his assistants or representatives to examine all the books, records, documents, etc., of such corporation; to take copies of same in certain cases, making failure to comply with this act a misdemeanor and prescribing punishment therefor, and providing for forfeiture of charter or cancellation of permits of corporations for failure to comply therewith, fixing venue.
SB 19 30-0 (1907) Relating to providing additional procedure by which evidence may be taken in suits brought by the Attorney General or by the district or county attorney acting under his direction, to enforce the laws of this State against trusts, monopolies and conspiracies in restraint of trade, or suits to enforce laws regulating and controlling corporations.
HB 190 29-0 (1905) Author: Bryan, William John | et. al. Relating to authorizing and requiring the Attorney-General to bring suits for the value of minerals or other property of value taken therefrom, and for all timber destroyed, used and otherwise appropriated by persons and corporations on public free school, university, asylum and other public lands of the State.
SB 170 28-0 (1903) Relating to authorizing the first office assistant of the Attorney General to discharge the duties that are devolved by law upon the Attorney General in the absence or inability to act of the Attorney General.
HB 613 25-0 (1897) Relating to setting apart for free school purposes four leagues of land heretofore granted to the territory known as Greer County, and to authorize the Attorney General to institute proceedings for the recovery of said land.
SB 141 19-0 (1885) Relating to amending articles 29 and 30 of the Code of Criminal Procedure for the State of Texas.
SB 254 19-0 (1885) Relating to requiring the Attorney-General to institute legal proceedings against corporations doing business within this State in violation of sections 5 and 6, article 10 of the Constitution of Texas.

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