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Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HB 636 75-0 (1997) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to dedicating certain sales tax revenue on boats to fund boating safety programs. House: Ways & Means Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 965 75-0 (1997) Author: Kamel, Ted Relating to requiring a license to operate a boat; providing a penalty. House: State Recreational Resources Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2037 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to discontinuing boat and outboard motor franchise agreements. House: Civil Practices Returned to Calendars Committee
HB 2240 75-0 (1997) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to boats and outboard motors. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 53 74-0 (1995) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to requiring boat operators to use a cautionary flag in certain circumstances. House: State Recreational Resources Withdrawn from schedule
HB 399 74-0 (1995) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Relating to the authorization of an exemption from ad valorem taxation of boats and other equipment used in the commercial taking of fish, shrimp, shellfish, and other marine life. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/96
HB 830 74-0 (1995) Author: Craddick, Tom Relating to requiring seat-locking devices on certain water vessels. House: State Recreational Resources Referred to State Recreational Resources
HB 1572 74-0 (1995) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al. Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of an offense involving driving, boating, or flying while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1705 74-0 (1995) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to agreements between manufacturers or distributors of certain boats or outboard motors and dealers of those goods; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2940 74-0 (1995) Author: Heflin, Talmadge
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the appraisal and ad valorem taxation of certain types of personal property; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/96
HJR 35 74-0 (1995) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governing body of a political subdivision to exempt from ad valorem taxation boats and other equipment used in the commercial taking or production of fish, shrimp, shellfish, and other marine life. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SB 72 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry
Sponsor: Hunter, Todd
Relating to the release of information kept in vessel and outboard motor ownership records. House: State Recreational Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 815 74-0 (1995) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to agreements between manufacturers or distributors of certain boats or outboard motors and dealers of those goods; providing a penalty. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 1601 72-0 (1991) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to false reports of vehicle or boat theft; requiring restitution and providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1727 72-0 (1991) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the offense of unauthorized use of a boat, airplane, or motor-propelled vehicle. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1966 72-0 (1991) Author: Kuempel, Edmund
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the confiscation and disposition of certain vessels used to commit certain fishing offenses. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 2514 72-0 (1991) Author: Sadler, Paul Relating to the use of airboats on certain lakes. House: Environmental Affairs Referred to Environmental Affairs
HB 2811 72-0 (1991) Author: Eckels, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to regulating boat or outboard motor manufacturers, distributors, and dealers. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 3 72-0 (1991) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Relating to offenses involving driving a motor vehicle or operating an airplane, helicopter, or boat while intoxicated and possession of an open container of alcoholic beverage, and to the civil and criminal consequences of those offenses, including the suspension of a driver's license or driving privilege. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1319 72-0 (1991) Author: Montford, John Relating to the registration and titling of vessels and outboard motors and to repeal of conflict of the Water Safety Act. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Finance
Referred to Environmental Affairs
SB 1505 72-0 (1991) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to regulating boat or outboard motor manufacturers, distributors, and dealers. Senate: Economic Development Withdrawn from intent calendar
HB 953 71-0 (1989) Author: Parker, Jim
Sponsor: Carriker, Steven
Relating to restrictions on persons who may operate certain motorboats. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 1830 71-0 (1989) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the exemption from property taxation of boats and other property used in the commercial taking of fish and other marine animals. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1996 71-0 (1989) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to prohibiting boats from entering an area in which a person is scuba diving. House: Environmental Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2057 71-0 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the operation of a motorboat of 175 horsepower or more while intoxicated. House: Environmental Affairs Referred to Environmental Affairs
HB 2082 71-0 (1989) Author: Hightower, Allen
Sponsor: Carriker, Steven
Relating to the definition and operation of personal watercraft. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 2170 71-0 (1989) Author: Saunders, Robert
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to a certificate of title on a homemade boat. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 2171 71-0 (1989) Author: Saunders, Robert
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the rights of a buyer of a new motorboat or outboard motor. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 2704 71-0 (1989) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to restrictions on persons who may operate certain motorboats. House: Environmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 3078 71-0 (1989) Author: Saunders, Robert
Sponsor: Haley, Bill
Relating to water safety. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HJR 66 71-0 (1989) Author: Uher, D.R. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the exemption from ad valorem taxation of boats and other property used in the commercial taking of fish, shrimp, and other marine life. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 276 71-0 (1989) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Connelly, Barry
Relating to the operation of a moving vessel or the manipulation of water skis, an aquaplane, or other waterborne device while intoxicated; providing criminal penalties. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
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SB 1087 71-0 (1989) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to the administration and enforcement of taxes on the sale and use of certain motorboats and to certificates of title for those motorboats. Senate: Finance Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 1357 71-0 (1989) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to a lien on a motor vehicle, motorboat, vessel, or outboard motor for towing services. House: Transportation
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1611 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to prohibiting boats from operating in an area in which a person is scuba diving or snorkeling. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 1766 71-0 (1989) Author: Haley, Bill Relating to the exemption of certain marine vessels from numbering requirememts, to age requirements for wearing life preservers, to rearview mirror requirements, and to emergency lights used ...... Senate: Natural Resources Left as pending business in comm.

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