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HB 471 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
Relating to permitting credit unions and other financial institutions to award prizes by lot to promote savings. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
HB 1591 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of a Purple Heart recipient or the surviving spouse of a Purple Heart recipient. House: Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1708 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the prizes awarded in certain pull-tab bingo games. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Received from the House
HB 1912 85-0 (2017) Author: Cain, Briscoe | et. al. Relating to the Texas Medal for the Defense of Freedom award. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2828 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliveira, René | et. al. Relating to the regulation of certain sweepstakes in this state. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3003 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to certain promotional activities by the holders of certain alcoholic beverage permits and licenses. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3521 85-0 (2017) Author: Lambert, Stan | et. al.
Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for certain veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3589 85-0 (2017) Author: Wilson, Terry M. Relating to specialty license plates to honor certain Purple Heart recipients. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HJR 37 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to legislative authority to permit credit unions and other financial institutions to award prizes by lot to promote savings. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 67 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the market value of the residence homestead of a Purple Heart recipient or the surviving spouse of a Purple Heart recipient. House: Ways & Means Received from the House
SB 94 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob
Sponsor: Wilson, Terry M.
Relating to a ribbon for certain members of the military forces who served in support of operations to secure the Texas border. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 769 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Israel, Celia
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for recipients of the Combat Medical Badge. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 856 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the prizes awarded in certain pull-tab bingo games. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1731 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Meyer, Morgan
Relating to the repeal of laws governing certain state entities, including the functions of those entities, and to certain duties, responsibilities, and functions of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on the abolishment of certain of those entities. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
SB 1949 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the regulation of certain sweepstakes in this state. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2291 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to the Texas Medal for the Defense of Freedom award. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 72 85-1 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of a Purple Heart recipient or the surviving spouse of a Purple Heart recipient. House: Ways & Means Recommitted to committee
HJR 20 85-1 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the market value of the residence homestead of a Purple Heart recipient or the surviving spouse of a Purple Heart recipient. House: Ways & Means Recommitted to committee
HB 67 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary | et. al. Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to honor recipients of certain military medals. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 115 84-0 (2015) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Relating to the criteria for awarding the Texas Purple Heart Medal to members of the armed forces wounded or killed at Fort Hood on November 5, 2009. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 127 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to honor recipients of the Commendation Medal. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 1/1/16
HB 168 84-0 (2015) Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to privileged parking for Distinguished Flying Cross medal recipients. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 240 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to honor recipients of certain military medals. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 886 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the issuance of Iraq Campaign Medal specialty license plates. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 1899 84-0 (2015) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to a ribbon for certain members of the military forces who served in support of operations to secure the Texas border. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2108 84-0 (2015) Author: Galindo, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to a medal for certain members of the military forces who served during the Cold War. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3093 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the value of a residential dwelling that may be offered or awarded as a prize at a charitable raffle. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 193 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
Sponsor: González, Mary
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to honor recipients of certain military medals. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 488 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to the criteria for awarding the Texas Purple Heart Medal to members of the armed forces wounded or killed at Fort Hood on November 5, 2009. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Co-author authorized
SB 964 84-0 (2015) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the criteria for awarding the Texas Purple Heart Medal to members of the armed forces wounded or killed at Fort Hood on November 5, 2009. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Vet Affairs & Military Installations
SB 1253 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Schaefer, Matt
Relating to a ribbon for certain members of the military forces who served in support of operations to secure the Texas border. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1731 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to honor recipients of the Gallantry Cross Medal and the Prisoner of War Medal. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 1866 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to an award program to recognize school nutrition program excellence. Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
HB 402 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to a medal for certain members of the state military forces who served during the Cold War; authorizing a fee. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 468 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to reporting requirements and other information in connection with an award under the Texas emerging technology fund. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 1270 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to certain unclaimed lottery prize money. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2084 83-0 (2013) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to marketing items provided by manufacturers, wholesalers, and distributors of alcoholic beverages to retailers or consumers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 3504 83-0 (2013) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to certain promotional activities on the premises of a retailer of alcoholic beverages. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 870 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to marketing items provided by manufacturers, wholesalers, and distributors of alcoholic beverages to retailers or consumers. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 877 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Relating to establishing the Citizens' Star of Texas Award. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1536 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the Texas military; imposing criminal penalties; authorizing fees. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 585 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to awards for certain members of the state military forces inducted into federal service in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom, New Dawn, and Enduring Freedom. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 973 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to awards for certain members of the state military forces who were inducted into or served in federal military service in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom, New Dawn, and Enduring Freedom. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
SB 356 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Kleinschmidt, Tim
Relating to awards for certain members of the state military forces inducted into federal service in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom, New Dawn, and Enduring Freedom. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 1492 81-0 (2009) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to achievement awards presented by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2372 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to the criteria for awarding certain medals to members of the armed forces from Texas. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2509 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the payment of a lottery prize awarded to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 157 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the Texas Civil Rights History Teacher Stipend Program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 335 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the requirement that matching funds be provided by school districts and open-enrollment charter schools under the educator excellence awards program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1185 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to achievement awards presented by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2062 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to elimination of the awards for student achievement program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 1164 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the presentation of Star of Texas awards to federal law enforcement officers and special agents who are killed or sustain serious or fatal injuries while assisting state or local law enforcement agencies in this state. House: Transportation
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 2052 80-0 (2007) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the Texas Veterans Commission's authority to make performance incentive awards for providing services to veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Referred to Defense Affairs & State-Fed Rel
HB 2895 80-0 (2007) Author: Flynn, Dan
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the criteria for awarding the Texas Humanitarian Service Medal to certain members of the state military forces. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 2896 80-0 (2007) Author: Flynn, Dan
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to an award for certain members of the state military forces and civilians for superior service. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 2897 80-0 (2007) Author: Flynn, Dan
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to an award for certain members of the state military forces who served in defense support to a civilian authority mission. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 3865 80-0 (2007) Author: Garcia, Juan Relating to local awards plans under the public school educator excellence awards program. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
SB 310 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Farabee, David
Relating to the Texas Veterans Commission's authority to make performance incentive awards for providing services to veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1433 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Rose, Patrick
Relating to the Employers for Education Excellence Award. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1664 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to local awards plans under the public school educator excellence awards program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 912 79-0 (2005) Author: Isett, Carl
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the maximum cost of certain awards presented to state agency employees for professional achievement or outstanding service. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 1281 79-0 (2005) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to the creation of spot-incentive awards for certain state employees. House: Government Reform Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 1668 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to the governor's award for teaching excellence program. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1977 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the presentation of Star of Texas awards to peace officers, firefighters, and emergency medical first responders who are killed or sustain serious or fatal injuries in the line of duty. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3113 79-0 (2005) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to performance incentive awards for certain employees of state agencies who provide services to veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 3165 79-0 (2005) Author: Noriega, Melissa | et. al. Relating to awards for certain members of the state military forces serving on active federal military duty. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Left pending in committee
HB 3424 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the regulation of certain promotional activities conducted by alcoholic beverage permit and license holders. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Laid on the table subject to call
SB 920 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Relating to creating the Texas Treasure Award to honor businesses that have existed in Texas for 50 years or more. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 955 79-0 (2005) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Noriega, Melissa | et. al.
Relating to awards for certain members of the state military forces serving on active federal military duty. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 101 79-3 (2006) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to an awards for student achievement program at certain public school campuses. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 573 78-0 (2003) Author: Hunter, Bob
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor and other state military awards. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 1937 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to designating September 11 as Texas First Responders Day and creating star of Texas awards for peace officers, firefighters, and emergency medical first responders who are killed or sustain serious or fatal injuries in the line of duty. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 2440 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the imposition of a tax on a prize awarded for play of a coin-operated amusement gaming machine. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
SB 1687 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to star of Texas awards for peace officers, firefighters, and emergency medical first responders who are killed or sustain serious or fatal injuries in the line of duty. House: House Administration
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to House Administration
HB 491 77-0 (2001) Author: Kitchen, Ann | et. al. Relating to a financial award for classroom teachers who are certified by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 541 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to disposition of military awards and decorations escheated to the state. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1255 77-0 (2001) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to creating the State of Texas Anniversary Remembrance Day Medal. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1647 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to creation of a program that provides incentives for teachers to acquire additional teaching knowledge and skills. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2196 77-0 (2001) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to an award issued to a public school student for distinguished achievement in career and technology education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2380 77-0 (2001) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to participation of businesses in career and technology education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3428 77-0 (2001) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to Texas military awards. House: State, Federal & International Relations No action taken in committee
SB 757 77-0 (2001) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to creating the State of Texas Anniversary Remembrance Day Medal. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 671 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to awards for members of the state or other military forces. House: State, Federal & International Relations Laid on the table subject to call
HB 727 76-0 (1999) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to the provision of rewards to schools for student performance. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1258 76-0 (1999) Author: Najera, Manny | et. al. Relating to exempting certain congressional medal of honor winners from certain taxes. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1473 76-0 (1999) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to parking privileges for the vehicle of a Purple Heart recipient or the surviving spouse of a Purple Heart recipient. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1740 76-0 (1999) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio Relating to time-management improvement in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1903 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to creation of Silver Quill awards to recognize individuals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the field of public education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1979 76-0 (1999) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to parking privileges for the vehicle of a former prisoner of war or the surviving spouse of a former prisoner of war. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2464 76-0 (1999) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to an award system for parent-teacher conferences in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3425 76-0 (1999) Author: Najera, Manny
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to eligibility for the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3783 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to the value of certain prizes awarded at a charitable raffle. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
SB 416 76-0 (1999) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to parking privileges for vehicles of certain veterans or the surviving spouses of certain veterans. House: Transportation
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 643 76-0 (1999) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Wise, Miguel
Relating to awards for members of the state or other military forces. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 473 69-0 (1985) Author: Richardson, Bob
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to a program to reward state employees for employee recommendations that improve state government efficiency. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1418 69-0 (1985) Author: Montford, John Relating to a program to reward state employees for employee recommendations that improve state government efficiency. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 71 69-2 (1986) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the transfer to the State Employee Incentive Commission of certain funds by certain state agencies and the appropriation of those funds. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 13 69-2 (1986) Author: Leedom, John Relating to a pilot program to reward state employees for efforts that improve state government productivity. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 10 69-3 (1986) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the transfer to the State Employee Incentive Commission of certain funds by certain state agencies and to appropriations to the State Employee Incentive Commission. House: Appropriations 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 13 69-3 (1986) Author: Leedom, John
Sponsor: Stiles, Mark
Relating to rewards for state employee efforts that improve state government productivity and to implementation of state employee incentives; creating the Productivity Bonus Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: Committee of the Whole
Effective in 90 days-12/30/86
HB 394 68-0 (1983) Author: Garcia, A. C. "Tony" Relating to the value of prizes awarded at a bingo game. House: State Affairs Placed on daily General State Calendar
HB 1226 68-0 (1983) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to awards, decorations, and medals for meritorious service presented to a member of the miltary forces. House: State Affairs See remarks
SB 687 68-0 (1983) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Keller, Ray
Relating to awards, decorations, and medals for meritorious service presented to a member of the military forces. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
HB 5 68-2 (1984) Author: Hammond, Bill Relating to programs for providing awards to teachers who excel in classroom performance. House: Public Education Coauthor authorized
HB 674 67-0 (1981) Author: Presnal, Bill Relating to a program by which state employees and retired state employees are compensated for their suggestions about ways to improve the efficiency of state government. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1421 67-0 (1981) Author: Lewis, Gibson
Sponsor: Mengden, Walter
Relating to rewards for persons providing information about game law violators. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
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HB 1466 67-0 (1981) Author: Evans, Charles
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to honoraria and appreciation benefits paid to public servants. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 507 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the payment of rewards to persons who provide information leading to arrest and conviction of certain felony drug offenders. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken
SB 508 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to rewards to persons providing information about game law violations. Senate: Natural Resources Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SB 603 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the payment of rewards to persons who provide information leading to arrest and conviction of certain drug offenders. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Criminal Matters
HB 1916 64-0 (1975) Author: Hubenak, Joe A. Relating to the Texas State Guard Service Medal. House: State Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 724 64-0 (1975) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Hubenak, Joe A.
Relating to a Texas State Guard Service Medal. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 899 63-0 (1973) Author: Rodriguez, Lindsey Providing for the payment by counties of rewards to persons who contribute evidence leading to conviction for violation of criminal laws prohibiting pollution of air, water and land, disqualifying certain public employees from eligibility for such rewards, authorizing commissioners courts of counties to enter orders providing for such rewards, providing procedure for claiming and collecting such rewards, providing that such rewards will not exceed amounts of fines paid on convictions leading to such rewards, providing a severability clause, and providing for other matters related to the subject matter of the Act. House: Environmental Affairs Sent to Calendar Committee
SB 324 63-0 (1973) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Providing for the payment by counties of rewards to persons who contribute evidence leading to conviction for violation of criminal laws prohibiting pollution of air, water and land, disqualifying certain public employees from eligibility for such rewards, authorizing commissioners courts of counties to enter orders providing for such rewards, providing procedure for claiming and collecting such rewards, providing that such rewards will not exceed amounts of fines paid on convictions leading to such rewards, providing a severability clause, and providing for other matters related to the subject matter of the Act. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
HB 30 62-0 (1971) Author: Traeger, John
Sponsor: Word, J.P.
Relating to the decoration to be awarded to any member of the military forces for the state, whose performance has been such as to merit recognition for services performed in a superior and clearly outstanding manner.
SB 297 61-0 (1969) Author: Blanchard, H.J. "Doc" | et. al. Relating to providing for the creation and award of the Texas Distinguished Service Medal.
HB 30 61-1 (1969) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" | et. al. Relating to the establishment and duties of the Lunar Landing Medal of Valor Commission and the creation of a medal of valor be awarded to the Apollo 11 astronauts.
HB 674 60-0 (1967) Author: Traeger, John Relating to a decoration to be awarded to any member of the military forces of the state who shall distinguish himself by exceptionally outstanding achievement or service to the state in the performance of a military duty of great responsibility.
HB 642 36-0 (1919) Author: Gaddy, J. Homer Relating to providing for a service medal for the soldiers, sailors, marines and others who were part of the armed forces of the United States or of Texas during the years 1917 or 1918; making an appropriation therefor; providing for a commission to elect a design and to have the medals struck; providing for a custodian for such medals and a roll of honor to carry the names.
SB 67 36-2 (1919) Author: Hertzberg, Harry Relating to providing for a service medal for the soldiers, sailors, marines and others who were part of the armed forces of the United States or of Texas during the years 1917 or 1918; making an appropriation.
HB 683 35-0 (1917) Author: Woodul, Sr., Walter Frank Relating to the giving of medals to members of the Texas National Guard; making an appropriation.
HB 776 33-0 (1913) Author: Cooper, Jr., Samuel Bronson | et. al. Relating to defining and prohibiting newspaper contests, where prizes and other rewards are offered for persons obtaining the greatest number of subscriptions, affixing penalties.
SB 395 33-0 (1913) Author: Collins, Vinson Allen "Yank" Relating to defining and prohibiting newspaper contests, where prizes and other awards are offered for persons obtaining the greatest number of subscriptions, defining the same as "graft" and affixing the penalty therefor.

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