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HB 151 85-0 (2017) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al. Relating to a proposition to approve the issuance of bonds or other debt. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 206 85-0 (2017) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to the Texas Veterans Land Board. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Reason for vote recorded in Journal
HB 212 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al. Relating to elections for the authorization of certain political subdivisions to issue bonds. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 467 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the guarantee of school district and charter district bonds by the permanent school fund. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 738 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt | et. al. Relating to certain information included with ballot propositions for elections to authorize state and local general obligation bonds. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 739 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to ballot propositions authorizing certain political subdivisions to issue bonds. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 772 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to a limitation on the amount of tolls and other charges that may be imposed by toll project entities for the use of toll projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1019 85-0 (2017) Author: Keough, Mark Relating to residency requirements for voting in certain municipal utility district elections. House: Special Purpose Districts Referred to Special Purpose Districts
HB 1181 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to the issuance of certain bonds by school districts and the permissible use of interest derived from the proceeds of those bonds. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 1271 85-0 (2017) Author: Lang, Mike | et. al. Relating to holding elections on uniform election dates. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1272 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the posting of election notices on bills or invoices sent to residents by municipal utility districts. House: Special Purpose Districts Referred to Special Purpose Districts
HB 1310 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to requirements for providing information regarding the issuance of certain proposed bonds by certain political subdivisions. House: Government Transparency & Operation Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
HB 1356 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to the notice of intention to issue certificates of obligation. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1658 85-0 (2017) Author: Phelan, Dade Relating to required disclosures in ballot proposition language authorizing political subdivisions to issue bonds or impose or change a tax. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1773 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to an election authorizing the issuance of bonds or an increase in taxes by a political subdivision. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1788 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to state support for assistance with payment of existing debt on certain bonds issued by school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1910 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the form of ballot propositions in an election seeking authorization for the issuance of school district bonds supported by property taxes. House: Elections Left pending in committee
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 1986 85-0 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the creation of regional transit authorities; granting the power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds and charge fees; creating a criminal offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2108 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to an increase in the tax rate limitation on the issuance of tax-supported bonds for certain school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2164 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John | et. al. Relating to the use of private activity bonds to finance high-speed rail service. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2329 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to elimination of the authority of certain county school districts to impose ad valorem taxes and to a procedure under which those districts may be abolished. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2435 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John Relating to public improvement projects financed by or through assessments levied on property by municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2642 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to requirements for providing information regarding the issuance of certain proposed bonds by certain political subdivisions. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2761 85-0 (2017) Author: Cortez, Philip
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the authority of a defense base development authority to participate in a company or partnership organized to finance redevelopment projects. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective immediately
HB 2811 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to the form of ballot propositions in an election seeking authorization for the issuance of school district bonds supported by property taxes. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3335 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the notice required before the issuance of certain debt obligations by political subdivisions. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3336 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to general obligation bonds issued by political subdivisions. House: Investments & Financial Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3438 85-0 (2017) Author: Koop, Linda | et. al. Relating to the creation of a state financing program administered by the Texas Public Finance Authority to assist school districts with certain expenses; granting authority to issue bonds or other obligations. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 3545 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to holding elections on uniform election dates. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3548 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the applicability of certain immunity and liability laws to the nonprofit corporation established by the Texas Public Finance Authority to issue revenue bonds to open-enrollment charter schools for those schools to provide educational facilities. House: Public Education
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 3604 85-0 (2017) Author: Shine, Hugh Relating to the guarantee by the permanent school fund of bonds issued by a charter district on the approval of the Bond Review Board. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3731 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the use of tax revenue by certain municipalities for the payment of certain hotel-related bonds or other obligations. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3751 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the conduct of certain bond elections. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3927 85-0 (2017) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to requiring an economic development corporation to file with the comptroller a report regarding bonds issued by the corporation. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HJR 36 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board to provide assistance to economically distressed areas. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
SB 32 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas B-On-time student loan program. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 40 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Murr, Andrew
Relating to the bond required and the bond insurance obtained for certain judges. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 84 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to a pilot project for financing certain Texas Department of Transportation projects. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 245 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to voter information provided by political subdivisions before an election to authorize the issuance of bonds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 295 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan
Relating to the issuance of certain capital appreciation bonds by political subdivisions. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 345 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Davis, Yvonne
Relating to the use of tax revenue by certain municipalities for the payment of certain hotel-related bonds or other obligations. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 387 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to the use of certain unspent bond proceeds and voter approval of certain political subdivision actions, including the issuance of certain bonds and the use of certain unspent bond proceeds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 393 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to abolishing the Texas Enterprise Fund and the disposition of the balance of that fund. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 460 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Murphy, Jim
Relating to general obligation bonds issued by political subdivisions. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 461 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Murphy, Jim
Relating to the notice required before the issuance of certain debt obligations by political subdivisions. House: Elections
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 553 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the notice of intention to issue certificates of obligation. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 642 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to required disclosures in and to the length of ballot proposition language authorizing political subdivisions to issue bonds or impose or change a tax. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 701 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the election date for the authorization of the issuance of bonds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 702 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to a minimum voter turnout requirement for an election authorizing the issuance of bonds issued by a political subdivision. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 703 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to prohibiting movable early voting polling places. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1231 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Public Finance Authority to pay for certain state infrastructure projects. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1480 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Relating to the guarantee of school district and charter district bonds by the permanent school fund. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1644 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the operations of certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Left pending in committee
SB 1821 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to ballot propositions authorizing certain political subdivisions to issue bonds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1980 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to performance bonds for certain public improvements in certain municipalities. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Industry
SB 2014 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon
Sponsor: Schubert, Leighton
Relating to the administration of certain water districts. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 2048 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie W.
Relating to the student loan program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and to the repeal of a related bond program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2091 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to an election authorizing the issuance of bonds or an increase in taxes by a political subdivision. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2139 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the creation of regional transit authorities; granting the power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds and charge fees; creating a criminal offense. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 2140 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to the provision by the Texas Water Development Board of financial assistance for the development of certain projects in economically distressed areas. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Referred to Natural Resources
SJR 47 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to pay for certain state infrastructure projects. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 58 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Proposing a constitutional amendment to set aside money from the economic stabilization fund to pay for certain state infrastructure projects and to create a state infrastructure endowment fund for funding certain costs of those projects. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 59 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Proposing a constitutional amendment to set aside money from the economic stabilization fund and certain general revenue to pay for certain state infrastructure projects and to create a state infrastructure endowment fund for funding certain costs of those projects. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 61 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board to provide financial assistance for the development of certain projects in economically distressed areas. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
HB 110 85-1 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the notice required before the issuance of certain debt obligations by political subdivisions. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 111 85-1 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to general obligation bonds issued by political subdivisions. House: Investments & Financial Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 272 85-1 (2017) Author: Koop, Linda Relating to the creation of a state financing program administered by the Texas Public Finance Authority to assist school districts with certain expenses; granting authority to issue bonds or other obligations. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 52 85-1 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to a supermajority requirement for an election authorizing the issuance of bonds issued by a political subdivision. Filed
SB 106 85-1 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the creation of a state financing program administered by the Texas Public Finance Authority to assist school districts with certain expenses; granting authority to issue bonds or other obligations. Filed
HB 13 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to categories of and funding allocation for transportation projects by the Texas Department of Transportation and local transportation entities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Returned from the House for further action
HB 96 84-0 (2015) Author: Flynn, Dan
Sponsor: Hall, Bob
Relating to the authority of the Cash Special Utility District to issue bonds. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
No action taken in committee
HB 100 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 114 84-0 (2015) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Relating to the issuance of certain capital appreciation bonds by political subdivisions. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 134 84-0 (2015) Author: Simpson, David | et. al. Relating to certain information included with ballot propositions for elections to authorize state and local general obligation bonds. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 148 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the consumption of alcoholic beverages on certain premises; providing a penalty and authorizing a fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 156 84-0 (2015) Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al. Relating to the use of proceeds of bonds sold and delivered by a home-rule municipality for a specific purpose. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 280 84-0 (2015) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Relating to the information required to be posted by the Texas Water Development Board on the board's Internet website regarding the use of the state water implementation fund for Texas. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 506 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the issuance of tax-supported bonds by certain school districts and increasing the tax rate limitation on the issuance of those bonds. House: Public Education Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 581 84-0 (2015) Author: Harless, Patricia Relating to the manner in which a bail bond or personal bond is forfeited. House: Corrections Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 602 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 609 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a personalized cancer care building at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 625 84-0 (2015) Author: Landgraf, Brooks Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 626 84-0 (2015) Author: Landgraf, Brooks Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an engineering building at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 700 84-0 (2015) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the repeal of the Texas B-On-time student loan program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 782 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an academic building at the University of Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 784 84-0 (2015) Author: Phelan, Dade Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar State College--Orange. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 812 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 878 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to competitive bidding procedures and election requirements for the Westchase District. House: Urban Affairs Recommendations filed with the Speaker
HB 918 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1103 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to space utilization and online enrollment requirements for the issuance of revenue bonds by certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1114 84-0 (2015) Author: Gonzales, Larry
Sponsor: Bettencourt, Paul
Relating to the authority with whom certain political committees must file reports of political contributions and expenditures. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1182 84-0 (2015) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to ballot propositions authorizing political subdivisions to issue bonds. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1194 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at The University of Texas at Dallas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1224 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio III, Eddie
Sponsor: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Relating to the purposes for which the assets of certain revolving funds administered by the Texas Water Development Board may be used. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1254 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheffield, J. D. | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Tarleton State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1283 84-0 (2015) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al. Relating to a proposition to approve the issuance of bonds or other debt. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1380 84-0 (2015) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al. Relating to ballot language for certain propositions to approve actions by a county, city, school district, or other special district. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1399 84-0 (2015) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to procedures and requirements for the issuance of certificates of obligation. House: Investments & Financial Services Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1401 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the issuance of bonds by certain municipalities jointly operating an airport to fund a public pension fund. House: Investments & Financial Services Referred directly to s/c on Bond Indebtedness by chair
HB 1408 84-0 (2015) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1467 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a classroom building at Texas A&M University--Kingsville. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1476 84-0 (2015) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Texas A&M University-Commerce. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1487 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a health sciences and classroom building at the Pearland campus of the University of Houston--Clear Lake. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1505 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a science and technology building at the downtown campus of the University of Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1647 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to voter information provided by political subdivisions before an election to authorize the issuance of bonds. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1689 84-0 (2015) Author: Faircloth, Wayne Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interprofessional health education center at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1731 84-0 (2015) Author: VanDeaver, Gary Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for an academic and student services building at Texas A&M University--Texarkana. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1750 84-0 (2015) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to a prohibition on the issuance of certain capital appreciation bonds by local governments. House: Investments & Financial Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1752 84-0 (2015) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to the issuance of certain bonds by school districts and the permissible use of interest derived from the proceeds of those bonds. House: Investments & Financial Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1904 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund the renovation of Robert A. Welch Hall at The University of Texas at Austin. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1926 84-0 (2015) Author: Kacal, Kyle | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the operations of a municipally owned utility or municipal power agency; affecting a provision that is subject to criminal penalties; providing authority to issue bonds. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Senate Amendments Analysis distributed
HB 1956 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1966 84-0 (2015) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al. Relating to an account or bond for construction retainage under certain contracts. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1969 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez, Armando
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the issuance of certain permits for the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles on certain highways. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
See remarks for effective date
HB 2056 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a library at Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2097 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary engineering and academic studies building at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2099 84-0 (2015) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to the issuance of capital appreciation bonds by political subdivisions. House: Investments & Financial Services Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2204 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Ed | et. al. Relating to state support for assistance with payment of existing debt on certain bonds issued by school districts. House: Investments & Financial Services Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2237 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at The University of Texas at Arlington. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2272 84-0 (2015) Author: Raney, John
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to surety bond requirements for reserve deputy sheriffs. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2765 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to property tax relief, the school facilities allotment and the existing debt allotment under the Foundation School Program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2851 84-0 (2015) Author: Parker, Tan
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the limitation on the liability of the nonprofit corporation established by the Texas Public Finance Authority to issue revenue bonds for open-enrollment charter schools to provide educational facilities. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2878 84-0 (2015) Author: Márquez, Marisa
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to certain qualified residential rental assistance projects financed by private activity bonds. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2961 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to ballot language for a proposition to approve the issuance of bonds by a city. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2962 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to ballot language for a proposition to approve the issuance of bonds by a county. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2963 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to ballot language for a proposition to approve the issuance of bonds by a school district. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3251 84-0 (2015) Author: Price, Four Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3261 84-0 (2015) Author: Price, Four Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at West Texas A&M University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3323 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the establishment of the University of Houston-Katy campus and authorization for the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an academic building at the campus. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3363 84-0 (2015) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to authorizing local government programs to provide assessments for residential water and energy improvements in designated regions, including authorizing the issuance of obligations to provide financing for the programs; authorizing a fee. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 3529 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar Institute of Technology. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3531 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3534 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar State College--Port Arthur. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3863 84-0 (2015) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a science, technology, and classroom building located at the University of Houston--Victoria. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3918 84-0 (2015) Author: Wray, John | et. al. Relating to private activity bonds. House: Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 3920 84-0 (2015) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to financing arrangements between political subdivisions and private entities for the implementation of pay for success initiatives. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
HB 4131 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to competitive bidding procedures and election requirements for the Westchase District. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HCR 142 84-0 (2015) Author: Kacal, Kyle
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Recalling H.B. No. 1926 from the Senate for further consideration. Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 109 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit a county to issue bonds or notes to finance transportation and infrastructure projects in a defined area to be repaid from increases in revenue from ad valorem taxes in the area. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 138 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the use of bonds and notes in the military value revolving loan account. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency & Reform Left pending in subcommittee
SB 21 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 102 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to ballot propositions authorizing political subdivisions to issue bonds. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 103 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on the issuance of certain capital appreciation bonds by local governments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 150 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 162 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 163 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary research facility at The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 245 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 252 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a personalized cancer care building at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 275 84-0 (2015) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 310 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Goldman, Craig
Relating to procedures and requirements for the issuance of certificates of obligation. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 315 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the issuance of tax-supported bonds by certain school districts and increasing the tax rate limitation on the issuance of those bonds. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 323 84-0 (2015) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar State College--Orange. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 325 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a college of business administration complex at The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 365 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the methods of recovery of stranded environmental compliance costs by certain non-ERCOT electric utilities. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 573 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to the issuance of certain capital appreciation bonds by political subdivisions. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 619 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to ballot propositions authorizing certain political subdivisions to issue bonds. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 745 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the governance of certain municipal power agencies; providing authority to issue bonds. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 768 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a science and technology building at the downtown campus of the University of Houston. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 976 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to certain qualified residential rental assistance projects financed by private activity bonds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1041 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan
Relating to required disclosures in and to the length of ballot proposition language authorizing political subdivisions to issue bonds or impose or change a tax. House: Elections
Senate: Finance
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1261 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interprofessional health education center at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1262 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a health sciences and classroom building at the Pearland campus of the University of Houston--Clear Lake. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1320 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the consumption of alcoholic beverages on certain premises; providing a penalty and authorizing a fee. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1415 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the purposes for which the assets of certain revolving funds administered by the Texas Water Development Board may be used. Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 1916 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the escheat of United States savings bonds. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Reported favorably as substituted
SB 1967 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to space utilization and online enrollment requirements for the issuance of revenue bonds by certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
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 168 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the operation, powers, and duties of certain water districts; providing clarification of existing authority with regard to the imposition or use of certain assessments, fees, or taxes; providing authority to change a fee or repeal a tax. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 385 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to bond requirements for county officers and employees, district attorneys, and criminal district attorneys. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 436 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the authority to issue bonds of the Rockett Special Utility District. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 556 83-0 (2013) Author: Clardy, Travis Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 662 83-0 (2013) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 681 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 794 83-0 (2013) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Texas A&M University--Kingsville. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 814 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a Basic Science Research Building II at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 885 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the guarantee of refinanced open-enrollment charter school bonds by the permanent school fund. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 960 83-0 (2013) Author: Sanford, Scott | et. al. Relating to ballot language for a proposition to approve the issuance of bonds by a county. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 961 83-0 (2013) Author: Sanford, Scott | et. al. Relating to ballot language for a proposition to approve the issuance of bonds by a city. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 962 83-0 (2013) Author: Sanford, Scott | et. al. Relating to ballot language for a proposition to approve the issuance of bonds by a school district. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1124 83-0 (2013) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to the creation of regional emergency communications districts; authorizing the issuance of bonds; authorizing a fee. House: Special Purpose Districts Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1134 83-0 (2013) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to performance and payment security for certain comprehensive development agreements. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 1321 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to election procedures for the authorization of certain debt by political subdivisions. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1324 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to exclusion of land from certain water districts that fail to provide service to the land; clarifying and limiting the authority of those districts with outstanding bonds payable from ad valorem taxes to impose taxes on excluded land; providing for a financial review. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1450 83-0 (2013) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to pay-for-performance contracts for certain criminal justice programs and services. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1517 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheffield, J. D. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Tarleton State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1526 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical science building for the El Paso campus of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1527 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a clinical sciences building for the El Paso campus of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1569 83-0 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1631 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the circumstances under which a final judgment of bond forfeiture may be reformed under a special bill of review. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 1667 83-0 (2013) Author: Carter, Stefani Relating to the conditions of release on bond for certain defendants charged with the offense of burglary. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HB 1689 83-0 (2013) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to pay-for-performance contracts for certain Health and Human Services Enterprise programs and services. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 1789 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheffield, Ralph Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a research building at Texas A&M University Health Science Center College of Medicine--Temple. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1794 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to ballot propositions authorizing certain political subdivisions to issue bonds. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1959 83-0 (2013) Author: Cortez, Philip Relating to the retirement of certain state debt. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2002 83-0 (2013) Author: Otto, John Relating to a limit on state reimbursement to public institutions of higher education for debt service on tuition revenue bonds. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2039 83-0 (2013) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a library and student success center at the University of North Texas at Dallas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2176 83-0 (2013) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to procedures and requirements for the issuance of certificates of obligation. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2207 83-0 (2013) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at the University of North Texas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2208 83-0 (2013) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a science and technology research facility at the University of North Texas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2209 83-0 (2013) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a College of Visual Arts and Design building at the University of North Texas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2247 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the agreements, costs, revenues, and finances of regional toll way authorities. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2611 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Tarleton State University for construction of a university center for the multi-institution teaching center in Midlothian. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3039 83-0 (2013) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to financing programs and activities related to rural economic development; authorizing a fee. House: Economic & Small Business Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3054 83-0 (2013) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the election date for the authorization of a political subdivision to issue bonds or impose a tax. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3151 83-0 (2013) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to required disclosures on a municipal bond election ballot. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3229 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a library at Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3308 83-0 (2013) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a science and technology learning center at Texas Woman's University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3316 83-0 (2013) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al. Relating to an account or bond for construction retainage under certain contracts. House: Business & Industry Point of order sustained
HB 3343 83-0 (2013) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to the cessation of tolls by toll project entities in certain circumstances. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3363 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al. Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Transportation Commission to fund state highways, publicly owned toll roads, and other publicly owned transportation projects. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3367 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a specialty and technical course building in Ellis County for the Texas State Technical College System. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3416 83-0 (2013) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on the issuance of capital appreciation bonds by local governments. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3665 83-0 (2013) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al. Relating to the financing of transportation projects; authorizing fees. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform No action taken in committee
HB 3777 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to local government approval of private activity bonds issued by housing finance corporations. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3778 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to requiring state approval of bonds issued by housing finance corporations. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3779 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to affordable housing. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 64 83-0 (2013) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment discontinuing the authority to issue bonded indebtedness on behalf of the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 99 83-0 (2013) Author: Villarreal, Mike Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance pay-for-performance contracts for certain programs and services for health programs. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HJR 139 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Transportation Commission to provide funding for state highways, publicly owned toll roads, and other publicly owned transportation projects. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
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 16 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Senate appoints conferees-reported
SB 26 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 150 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the cancer prevention and research fund. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
No action taken in committee
SB 177 83-0 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 265 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to bond requirements for county officers and employees, district attorneys, and criminal district attorneys. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 449 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan | et. al.
Relating to the issuance of certain capital appreciation bonds by political subdivisions. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 579 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects on the El Paso campus of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 619 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to exclusion of land from certain water districts that fail to provide service to the land; clarifying and limiting the authority of those districts with outstanding bonds payable from ad valorem taxes to impose taxes on excluded land; providing for a financial review. Senate: Natural Resources Committee report printed and distributed
SB 628 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Relating to the creation of regional emergency communications districts; authorizing the issuance of bonds; authorizing a fee. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
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 637 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan
Relating to notice and election order requirements for bond approval elections held by political subdivisions. House: Elections
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 638 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to performance and payment security for certain comprehensive development agreements. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 712 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the financing of school district facilities and property tax relief for school district debt; providing for reduced property tax rates. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 843 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Relating to public access to boundary, financial, and tax rate information of certain political subdivisions. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Open Government
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 902 83-0 (2013) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to the operation, powers, and duties of certain water districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
See remarks for effective date
SB 956 83-0 (2013) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a research building at Texas A&M University Health Science Center College of Medicine--Temple. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1018 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John Relating to the agreements, costs, revenues, and finances of regional tollway authorities; authorizing taxes, fees, and assessments. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
No action taken in committee
SB 1042 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary research facility at The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1384 83-0 (2013) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the authority of an independent school district to invest in local water projects. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1632 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the financing of transportation projects; authorizing fees. Senate: Transportation Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1649 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to procedures and requirements for the issuance of certificates of obligation. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 1651 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to ballot propositions authorizing certain political subdivisions to issue bonds. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 1790 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to additional funding for transportation projects, including the issuance of revenue bonds; increasing motor vehicle registration fees. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SJR 19 83-0 (2013) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment discontinuing the authority to issue bonded indebtedness on behalf of the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 47 83-0 (2013) Author: Eltife, Kevin Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the rate of the state sales and use tax and dedicating revenue derived from that rate increase to repaying certain transportation bonds. Senate: Finance Left pending in subcommittee
HB 10 83-1 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
HB 54 83-1 (2013) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to the issuance of certain capital appreciation bonds by political subdivisions. Filed
HB 83 83-1 (2013) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to the issuance of certain capital appreciation bonds by political subdivisions. Filed
HB 86 83-1 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
HJR 9 83-1 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for the transfer of certain general revenue to the state highway fund and the economic stabilization fund and to authorize the payment from the state highway fund of the principal and interest on certain highway improvement bonds. House: Appropriations Companion considered in lieu of in committee
SB 11 83-1 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
SB 25 83-1 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University. Filed
SB 26 83-1 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar State College--Orange. Filed
SB 42 83-1 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary research facility at The University of Texas at El Paso. Filed
SB 43 83-1 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Filed
SB 44 83-1 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. Co-author authorized
HB 5 83-2 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Placed on Major State Calendar
HB 30 83-2 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 34 83-2 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 6 83-2 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Co-author authorized
SB 8 83-2 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. Filed
SB 11 83-2 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. Filed
SB 19 83-2 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Filed
SB 20 83-2 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary research facility at The University of Texas at El Paso. Filed
SB 40 83-2 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Co-author authorized
SJR 5 83-2 (2013) Author: Eltife, Kevin Proposing a constitutional amendment temporarily increasing the rate of the state sales and use tax and dedicating revenue derived from that rate increase to repaying certain transportation bonds and other obligations. Filed
HB 11 83-3 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. Filed
SB 3 83-3 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. Co-author authorized
SB 5 83-3 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. Filed
SB 10 83-3 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
SB 11 83-3 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. Filed
SB 15 83-3 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Filed
SB 16 83-3 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interdisciplinary research facility at The University of Texas at El Paso. Filed
HB 134 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 358 82-0 (2011) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Texas A&M University--Central Texas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 360 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to ballot language for a proposition to approve the imposition, increase, or reduction of a tax or the issuance of bonds. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 523 82-0 (2011) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a molecular science building at Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 572 82-0 (2011) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to the power of the Bell County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 to issue bonds. House: Natural Resources Recommendations filed with the Speaker
HB 628 82-0 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to contracts by governmental entities and related professional services and to public works performance and payment bonds. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 725 82-0 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the operation, powers, and duties of certain water districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
HB 752 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 782 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to a requirement that certain bond issuers obtain an appraisal of property that is to be purchased with bond proceeds. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 811 82-0 (2011) Author: Darby, Drew
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the powers and duties of the Scurry County Hospital District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1042 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1241 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to surety bond requirements for reserve deputy constables. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1416 82-0 (2011) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the authority of the Childress County Hospital District to provide facilities and services for persons who are elderly or disabled; providing authority to issue bonds and notes. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1437 82-0 (2011) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the guarantee of open-enrollment charter school bonds by the permanent school fund. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1469 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to exempting certain fraternal and veterans organizations from certain bond requirements to obtain an alcoholic beverage permit or license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1551 82-0 (2011) Author: Aycock, Jimmie
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the power of the Bell County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 to issue bonds. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1732 82-0 (2011) Author: Ritter, Allan
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the provision by the Texas Water Development Board of financial assistance for certain projects. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1892 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at certain health-related institutions of The University of Texas System. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2032 82-0 (2011) Author: Darby, Drew
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to performance and payment security for certain comprehensive development agreements. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
HB 2168 82-0 (2011) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to limitations on issuance by school districts of tax-supported bonds. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2251 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Public Finance Authority. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 2290 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al. Relating to a searchable database for the bonds and other debt obligations issued by local governmental entities. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2349 82-0 (2011) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the authority of independent school districts to invest in corporate bonds. House: Public Education Considered in Calendars
HB 2396 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the pledge of advanced transportation district sales and use taxes to certain bonds. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2556 82-0 (2011) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the transfer of the University of Houston--Victoria to The Texas A&M University System. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2898 82-0 (2011) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the issuance of tuition revenue bonds for the University of Houston-Victoria. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2916 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, John Relating to the administration of certain housing and energy assistance programs. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2944 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to a searchable database for the bonds and other debt obligations issued by local governmental entities. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3052 82-0 (2011) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Texas A&M University - Kingsville. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3140 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to create economic development programs and provide loans or grants for those programs; providing authority to issue bonds. House: Economic & Small Business Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3162 82-0 (2011) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the eligibility of school district bonds under programs providing state financial assistance for instructional facilities and related debt. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3218 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the administration, financing, and use of the State Infrastructure Bank. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3335 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to the amount of certain general obligation bonds authorized to be issued to provide financial assistance for colonia access roadway projects to serve border colonias. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3499 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a library at Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3588 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the use of a county risk management pool by certain county and district officers instead of the execution of bonds. House: County Affairs Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HJR 63 82-0 (2011) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit a county to issue bonds or notes to finance the development or redevelopment of an unproductive, underdeveloped, or blighted area and to pledge for repayment of the bonds or notes increases in ad valorem taxes imposed by the county on property in the area. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 92 82-0 (2011) Author: Marquez, Marisa | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the provision of parks and recreational facilities by conservation and reclamation districts in El Paso County. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HJR 141 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron Proposing a constitutional amendment regarding the authorization of certain general obligation bonds or notes to provide financial assistance to counties for roadway projects to serve colonias. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
SB 90 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to the financing of school district facilities and tax relief for facilities debt. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 197 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the compulsory inspection of motor vehicles; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 272 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 281 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a molecular science building at Stephen F. Austin State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 334 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the applicability of the constitutional limit on state debt payable from the general revenues of the state to bonds issued by the Texas Water Development Board. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 363 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the cessation of tolls by toll project entities in certain circumstances. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 526 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the power of the Bell County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 to issue bonds. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 538 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to transportation reinvestment zones. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 597 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the guarantee of open-enrollment charter school bonds by the permanent school fund. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 628 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to the authority of the Childress County Hospital District to provide facilities and services for persons who are elderly or disabled; providing authority to issue bonds and notes. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 654 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Public Finance Authority. Senate: Government Organization Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1152 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at Lamar University and Lamar Institute of Technology. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1189 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to exempting certain fraternal and veterans organizations from certain bond requirements to obtain an alcoholic beverage permit or license. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1243 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to the use of a county risk management pool by certain county and district officers instead of the execution of bonds and to the authority of certain counties and intergovernmental pools to require reimbursement for punitive damage coverage. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1296 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Lozano, J. M.
Relating to the use of proceeds of bonds and other financial security filed with the Railroad Commission of Texas by certain persons under the jurisdiction of the commission and deposited in the oil-field cleanup fund. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1377 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the amount of certain general obligation bonds authorized to be issued to provide financial assistance for colonia access roadway projects to serve border colonias. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1395 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the administration, financing, and use of the State Infrastructure Bank. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1465 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the administration of certain housing and energy assistance programs. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1543 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Larson, Lyle
Relating to the authority of an independent school district to invest in corporate bonds. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1611 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to the funding of projects in the boundaries of certain intermunicipal commuter rail districts. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1672 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a library at Texas Southern University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1799 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Relating to the student loan program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; authorizing the issuance of bonds. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
SJR 3 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 4 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 25 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SJR 28 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose
Sponsor: Marquez, Marisa
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the provision of parks and recreational facilities by conservation and reclamation districts in El Paso County. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 39 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment regarding the authorization of certain general obligation bonds or notes to provide financial assistance to counties for roadway projects to serve colonias. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 50 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds of the state to finance educational loans to students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Filed with the Secretary of State
HB 42 82-1 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the operation, powers, and duties of certain water districts. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 16 82-1 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
SB 31 82-1 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the guarantee of open-enrollment charter school bonds by the permanent school fund. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
HB 59 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a law school in the city of Dallas by the University of North Texas System. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 61 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al. Relating to the statutory limitation imposed on certain university systems to issue revenue bonds to fund facilities at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 110 81-0 (2009) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to establishing a health science center and medical school in the Rio Grande Valley. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 329 81-0 (2009) Author: Pierson, Paula | et. al. Relating to the guaranteed level of state and local funds for the instructional facilities allotment and the existing debt allotment under the public school finance system. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 621 81-0 (2009) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to public improvement districts designated by a county or municipality. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 694 81-0 (2009) Author: Kuempel, Edmund
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to Gonzales Healthcare Systems. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 713 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the construction of a recital hall and theater center at Texas State University--San Marcos. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 781 81-0 (2009) Author: Farabee, David
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the Electra Hospital District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 838 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a molecular science building at Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 878 81-0 (2009) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the Sweeny Hospital District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 879 81-0 (2009) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the Sweeny Hospital District. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 993 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to enrollment requirements for the operation of Texas A&M University--San Antonio as a general academic teaching institution and the issuance of bonds for that institution. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1082 81-0 (2009) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to the North Texas Municipal Water District. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 1090 81-0 (2009) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the powers and duties of the Oak Point Water Control and Improvement District No. 4 of Denton County; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Natural Resources
HB 1111 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 163; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1112 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 161; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1113 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 194; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1300 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Chris
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to the creation of the Kennedale TownCenter Development District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1366 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to ballot language in an election authorizing the issuance of bonds for hospital district system improvements. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1378 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to methods for the recovery of system restoration costs incurred by electric utilities following hurricanes, tropical storms, ice or snow storms, floods, and other weather-related events and natural disasters. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1391 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to the promotion and use of renewable energy systems and energy efficiency improvements; authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds. House: Energy Resources Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1439 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to the use of county and municipal bond proceeds for toll projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1596 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 204; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1597 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 202; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1598 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 203; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1599 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the creation of the Waller County Municipal Utility District No. 15; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1600 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 201; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1601 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the creation of the Waller County Municipal Utility District No. 13; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1602 81-0 (2009) Author: Maldonado, Diana Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for the Round Rock Higher Education Center in Williamson County. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1603 81-0 (2009) Author: Maldonado, Diana Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for the Round Rock Higher Education Center in Williamson County. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1640 81-0 (2009) Author: Sheffield, Ralph Relating to the purposes and powers of the Temple Health and Bioscience Economic Development District. House: County Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1686 81-0 (2009) Author: Hardcastle, Rick
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the Muenster Hospital District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1691 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the creation of the Waller County Municipal Utility District No. 14; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1702 81-0 (2009) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to the posting on the comptroller's Internet website certain information related to bonds issued by local governments. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1730 81-0 (2009) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to authorizing the issuance of bonds for the reimbursement of the cost of public improvements located in public improvement districts in certain counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1774 81-0 (2009) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the enrollment required for the University of North Texas System to issue revenue bonds to fund facilities at the University of North Texas Dallas Campus. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1777 81-0 (2009) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to a loan program to encourage the use of cleaner hydrogen fuel; providing for the issuance of bonds. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1841 81-0 (2009) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the creation of the XS Ranch Municipal Utility District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1915 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Sam Houston State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1916 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for capital projects at Sam Houston State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1967 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al. Relating to the operation of certain institutions of higher education as general academic teaching institutions and to the statutory limitation imposed on certain university systems to issue revenue bonds to fund facilities at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2116 81-0 (2009) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the issuance by the Texas Transportation Commission of general obligation bonds for highway improvement projects. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2176 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the powers and duties of the Sienna Plantation Municipal Utility District No. 6; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2177 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the powers and duties of the Sienna Plantation Municipal Utility District No. 5; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2178 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the powers and duties of the Sienna Plantation Municipal Utility District No. 7; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2179 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the powers and duties of the Sienna Plantation Municipal Utility District No. 4; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2738 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the pledge of certain revenue of a regional transportation authority to the payment of bonds. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2805 81-0 (2009) Author: Maldonado, Diana | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the East Williamson County Multi-Institution Teaching Center. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2811 81-0 (2009) Author: Hardcastle, Rick | et. al. Relating to the implementation of and incentives for projects involving the capture, transportation, injection, sequestration, geologic storage, or abatement of carbon dioxide. House: Energy Resources Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2819 81-0 (2009) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the Childress County Hospital District. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2894 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to additional guarantees for certain bonds issued by school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3111 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to authorizing Bexar County to issue bonds or notes to finance the acquisition of real property and the construction of a building or facility on the property for use by an institution of higher education and to pledge for repayment of those bonds or notes increases in revenues from ad valorem taxes imposed by the county and other political subdivisions on property located in a designated area of the county. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3184 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to ballot language for a proposition to approve the imposition or increase of a tax or the issuance of bonds. House: Elections Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3223 81-0 (2009) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the creation of the East Denton County Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 3418 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a student services center at The University of Texas at Brownsville. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3626 81-0 (2009) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the North Wheeler County Hospital District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 3652 81-0 (2009) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3697 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to the issuance of certain tax-supported bonds. House: Public Education Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 3757 81-0 (2009) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3847 81-0 (2009) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a workforce training center at Lamar State College--Orange. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3848 81-0 (2009) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a multipurpose education building at Lamar State College--Orange. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3854 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the powers of certain development corporations related to Hurricane Ike disaster relief and to the validation of certain governmental acts or proceedings of counties affected by Hurricane Ike. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3937 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the authority of certain counties to issue short-term bonds. House: Ways & Means No action taken in committee
HB 4019 81-0 (2009) Author: Hardcastle, Rick Relating to the Gainesville Hospital District. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 4021 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4172 81-0 (2009) Author: Maldonado, Diana Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A & M University System Health Science Center for the Health Professions Education Center in Round Rock. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4200 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to state assistance to fund public school instructional facilities in fast-growing school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4236 81-0 (2009) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas - Pan American. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4429 81-0 (2009) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the authority of a school district to impose ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 4459 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to economic development and employment opportunities in the renewable energy or energy efficiency industries. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4469 81-0 (2009) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to administration of the storage acquisition fund by the Texas Water Development Board. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 4591 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide funding to develop and maintain research universities in this state of the highest tier. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 4722 81-0 (2009) Author: Cohen, Ellen
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the creation of the Harris County Improvement District No. 11; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 4730 81-0 (2009) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the Martin County Hospital District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 4735 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the powers of the Coastal Water Authority; affecting the authority to issue bonds. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on intent calendar
HB 4736 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the creation of the Red River Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to issue bonds. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4737 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the creation of the Lake Texoma Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax or assessment and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 4743 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the creation of the Terrell County Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Natural Resources Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4744 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the creation of the Lajitas Utility District No. 1 of Brewster County; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4757 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 118; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 4758 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Water Control and Improvement District No. 3; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HJR 1 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide funding to develop and maintain research universities in this state of the highest tier. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HJR 2 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene Proposing a constitutional amendment to entitle The University of Texas at Brownsville to participate in the income and other benefits of the permanent university fund. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HJR 73 81-0 (2009) Author: Deshotel, Joe Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide and guarantee loans to encourage the use of hydrogen as a cleaner fuel source. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HJR 83 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit conservation and reclamation districts in Hays and Chambers Counties to issue bonds supported by ad valorem taxes to fund the development and maintenance of parks and recreational facilities. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HJR 93 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing Bexar County to issue bonds or notes to finance the acquisition of real property and the construction of a building or facility on the property for use by an institution of higher education and to pledge for repayment of those bonds or notes increases in revenues from ad valorem taxes imposed by the county and other political subdivisions on property located in a designated area of the county. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 116 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to issue general obligation bonds in amounts equal to or less than amounts previously authorized. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 123 81-0 (2009) Author: Hancock, Kelly Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide and guarantee loans to encourage clean energy projects. House: Energy Resources Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 128 81-0 (2009) Author: Ritter, Allan
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Committee report printed and distributed
HJR 132 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the financing, including through tax increment financing, of the acquisition by municipalities and counties of buffer areas or open spaces adjacent to a military installation for certain purposes. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: S/C on Base Realignment and Closure
Filed with the Secretary of State
HR 1085 81-0 (2009) Author: Mallory Caraway, Barbara Urging Congress to enact legislation facilitating the ability of cities to access appropriate financing for critically needed municipal projects. House: Urban Affairs Reported enrolled
HR 1138 81-0 (2009) Author: Mallory Caraway, Barbara Urging U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner to implement a plan that will allow cities affected by the credit crisis to access traditional market interest rates for bonds. House: Urban Affairs Reported enrolled
SB 263 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the issuance by the Texas Transportation Commission of general obligation bonds for highway improvement projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Finance
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 293 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Alonzo, Roberto
Relating to the pledge of certain revenue of a regional transportation authority to the payment of bonds. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 380 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a loan program to encourage the use of cleaner hydrogen fuel; providing for the issuance of bonds. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 570 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the financing of school district facilities and tax relief for facilities debt. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 587 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: King, Susan
Relating to the eligibility of school districts for state assistance with payment of existing debt. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 597 81-0 (2009) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a molecular science building at Stephen F. Austin State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 606 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to Gonzales Healthcare Systems; authorizing a tax. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 607 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to enrollment requirements for the operation of Texas A&M University--San Antonio as a general academic teaching institution and the issuance of bonds for that institution. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 629 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al.
Relating to the operation of certain institutions of higher education as general academic teaching institutions and to the statutory limitation imposed on certain university systems to issue revenue bonds to fund facilities at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 655 81-0 (2009) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to the statutory limitation imposed on certain university systems to issue revenue bonds to fund facilities at certain institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 715 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Laubenberg, Jodie
Relating to the North Texas Municipal Water District. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 748 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 161; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 749 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 163; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 769 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to methods for the recovery of system restoration costs incurred by electric utilities following hurricanes, tropical storms, ice or snow storms, floods, and other weather-related events and natural disasters. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 844 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 194; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 929 81-0 (2009) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Olivo, Dora
Relating to the powers and duties of the Sienna Plantation Municipal Utility District No. 4; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 930 81-0 (2009) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Olivo, Dora
Relating to the powers and duties of the Sienna Plantation Municipal Utility District No. 5; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 931 81-0 (2009) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Olivo, Dora
Relating to the powers and duties of the Sienna Plantation Municipal Utility District No. 6; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 932 81-0 (2009) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Olivo, Dora
Relating to the powers and duties of the Sienna Plantation Municipal Utility District No. 7; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 956 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of a law school in the city of Dallas by the University of North Texas System. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 978 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Elkins, Gary | et. al.
Relating to the creation and financing of public improvement districts. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1029 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the guaranteed level of state and local funds for the instructional facilities allotment and the existing debt allotment under the public school finance system. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1033 81-0 (2009) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Sheffield, Ralph
Relating to the purposes and powers of the Temple Health and Bioscience Economic Development District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 1072 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the creation of the Waller County Municipal Utility District No. 13; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1073 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the creation of the Waller County Municipal Utility District No. 14; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1074 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the creation of the Waller County Municipal Utility District No. 15; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1104 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the creation of the XS Ranch Municipal Utility District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1113 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 201; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1114 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 202; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1115 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 203; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1116 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 204; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1146 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 1255 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to a state intercept credit enhancement program for certain bonds issued by school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1339 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston Multi-Cultural Studies and Classroom Complex. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1350 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the creation, administration, financing, and use of a Texas Transportation Revolving Fund; granting the authority to issue bonds. House: Transportation
Senate: Finance
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1619 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Howard, Charlie
Relating to the applicability of certain municipal home-rule charter provisions on actions relating to the issuance of public securities by a home-rule municipality. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1639 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to requirements based on dollar amounts regarding payment bonds and change orders for certain public contracts. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1669 81-0 (2009) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the authority and powers of regional mobility authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1680 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to voter approval for certain contracts between political subdivisions and private entities relating to correctional facilities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1691 81-0 (2009) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the Muenster Hospital District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1752 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the powers of certain development corporations related to Hurricane Ike disaster relief and to the validation of certain governmental acts or proceedings of counties affected by Hurricane Ike. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1791 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the Childress County Hospital District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1874 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to requiring a municipality or county to publish a notice of intent before issuing anticipation notes. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1986 81-0 (2009) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the Gainesville Hospital District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1987 81-0 (2009) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the Electra Hospital District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 2029 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to issuance of qualified energy conservation bonds. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 2064 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Otto, John
Relating to the issuance of state and local government securities, including the powers and duties of the Bond Review Board and the issuance of private activity bonds. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 2068 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the creation of the Kennedale TownCenter Development District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 2093 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to the North Wheeler County Hospital District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 2111 81-0 (2009) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Hardcastle, Rick
Relating to the implementation of and incentives for projects involving the capture, transportation, injection, sequestration, geologic storage, or abatement of carbon dioxide; providing for the issuance of bonds. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2124 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to public improvement districts designated by a county or municipality. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 2144 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the manner of sale of bonds issued by municipal utility districts. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 2209 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to applications regarding the issuance of private activity bonds by certain governmental entities for projects with multiple sites. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
SB 2211 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to enrollment requirements for the operation of the University of North Texas at Dallas as a general academic teaching institution and the issuance of bonds for that institution. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 2227 81-0 (2009) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to authorizing the issuance of bonds for the reimbursement of the cost of public improvements located in public improvement districts in certain counties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 2237 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a medical education building for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 2240 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Crownover, Myra
Relating to the financing of educational and related facilities by higher education facility authorities or nonprofit corporations performing the functions of those authorities and to the governance of certain higher education facility authorities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 2274 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to the authority of a school district to impose ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 2286 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the issuance of additional state general obligation bonds and notes to provide financial assistance to counties for roadway projects to serve border colonias. Senate: International Relations & Trade Referred to International Relations and Trade
SB 2289 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the housing trust fund and the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs to provide money for the fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 2294 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the administration and allocation of private activity bonds. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 2313 81-0 (2009) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to the creation of the water plan projects fund to assist the Texas Water Development Board in the funding of certain projects identified in the state and regional water plans. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2374 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to state assistance to fund public school instructional facilities in fast-growing school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2485 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 118; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 2486 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Water Control and Improvement District No. 3; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 2499 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the Martin County Hospital District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 2586 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the creation of the Lajitas Utility District No. 1 of Brewster County; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SCR 88 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 1495. Received from the Senate
SJR 17 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide and guarantee loans to encourage the use of hydrogen as a cleaner fuel source. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 28 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide and guarantee loans to promote the use of renewable energy technology and the making of energy efficiency improvements. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 37 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to issue general obligation bonds in amounts equal to or less than amounts previously authorized. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
SJR 39 81-0 (2009) Author: Averitt, Kip | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide and guarantee loans to encourage advanced clean energy projects. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SJR 45 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of additional general obligation bonds and notes to provide financial assistance to counties for roadway projects to serve border colonias. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 46 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide funds for affordable housing. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 50 81-0 (2009) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on Constitutional Amendments Calendar
SJR 53 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment to entitle The University of Texas at Brownsville to participate in the income and other benefits of the permanent university fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 1 81-1 (2009) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to certain sources of revenue for the funding of highways and transportation projects. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 3 81-1 (2009) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the design, development, financing, construction, and operation of certain toll projects; granting the authority to issue bonds. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 1 81-1 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to certain sources of revenue for the funding of highways and transportation projects. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 3 81-1 (2009) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to the design, development, financing, construction, and operation of certain toll projects; granting the authority to issue bonds. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 11 81-1 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Filed
HB 14 80-0 (2007) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Relating to reorganizing certain state institutions that provide financing for cancer research, including creating the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas, and information about certain cancer treatments; granting authority to issue bonds. House: Public Health
Senate: Finance
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
HB 51 80-0 (2007) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the use of the proceeds of bonds and other public securities that are secured by the state highway fund. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 317 80-0 (2007) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to a study regarding the issuance of revenue bonds for certain campuses and centers of institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1127 80-0 (2007) Author: Creighton, Brandon
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the issuance of bonds for recreational facilities by certain conservation and reclamation districts in Montgomery County. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1173 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1233 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a law school in the city of Dallas by the University of North Texas System. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1400 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the issuance by a corporation established by the Texas Public Finance Authority of revenue bonds for open-enrollment charter school facilities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1401 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the powers and duties of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 402 regarding road projects; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1467 80-0 (2007) Author: Deshotel, Joe
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to reservations of the state ceiling and priority carryforward classifications for certain projects under the private activity bond allocation program. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 1489 80-0 (2007) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Relating to the use of certain surplus revenue in the unemployment compensation fund. House: Economic Development Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1668 80-0 (2007) Author: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds to fund facilities at Texas A&M University--Central Texas. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 1709 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to bonds required of guardians and other personal representatives. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1775 80-0 (2007) Author: Christian, Wayne
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the expansion of school of nursing facilities at Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1824 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the guaranteed level of state and local funds under the existing debt allotment for school districts that comply with green building guidelines. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1922 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to eligibility of school districts for state assistance with payment of existing debt. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2114 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to short-term revenue bonds in certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2129 80-0 (2007) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to abolishing the Texas Military Facilities Commission and transferring its functions to the adjutant general. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Left pending in committee
HB 2556 80-0 (2007) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2632 80-0 (2007) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to the use of county and municipality bond proceeds for toll projects. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2677 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to financial advisors retained by political subdivisions for the issuance of bonds. House: County Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3044 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the authority of a county to issue bonds to establish drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3125 80-0 (2007) Author: Macias, Nathan Relating to the issuance of bonds or other obligations by library districts. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 3209 80-0 (2007) Author: Heflin, Joe Relating to the eligibility of bonds used for the payment of certain school facilities. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3223 80-0 (2007) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to public improvement districts designated by a county or municipality. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on intent calendar
HB 3270 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to authorizing the issuance of anticipation notes or other obligations by issuers located along the Gulf Coast in the event of an emergency. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 3427 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne Relating to the issuance of bonds by a municipality for certain improvements on the state highway system; providing authority to impose a tax. House: Transportation Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3522 80-0 (2007) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Texas at Brownsville Institute for Homeland Security and Emergency Management Integration Studies. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3552 80-0 (2007) Author: Orr, Rob
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the issuance of private activity bonds and to certain home loan programs. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3607 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the financing of school district instructional facilities and assistance with the payment of a school district's existing debt. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3715 80-0 (2007) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the termination of certain comprehensive development agreements; authorizing the issuance of bonds. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3727 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to authorizing the issuance of tuition revenue bonds for Sam Houston State University for facilities in Montgomery County. House: Higher Education Scheduled for public hearing on . . . .
HB 3771 80-0 (2007) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the issuance of bonds by a municipality for a defined area in an abolished municipal utility district. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3843 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the issuance of certain bonds for the benefit of the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
HB 3874 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to the issuance of private activity bonds. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3875 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation for certain organizations constructing or rehabilitating low-income housing. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 4078 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the powers and duties of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 402 regarding road projects; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Urban Affairs Recommendations filed with the Speaker
HJR 8 80-0 (2007) Author: Krusee, Mike Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Transportation Commission to provide funding for highway improvement projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HJR 90 80-0 (2007) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the establishment of the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas and authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds for the purpose of scientific research of all forms of human cancer. House: Public Health
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 93 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Proposing constitutional amendments authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide and guarantee loans to encourage the use of carbon-free hydrogen energy and for clean energy projects. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HJR 104 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of state general obligation bonds to provide funding for the creation, improvement, and preservation of state parks and other recreational, cultural, and historical sites and facilities. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
SB 70 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the financing of school district instructional facilities and assistance with the payment of a school district's existing debt. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 193 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to reservations of the state ceiling and priority carryforward classifications for certain projects under the private activity bond allocation program. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 212 80-0 (2007) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds to fund facilities at Texas A&M University--Central Texas. Senate: Finance Withdrawn from schedule
SB 260 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston Center for Mexican American Studies. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 389 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to the capacity of the permanent school fund bond guarantee program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 679 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Woolley, Beverly
Relating to the use of certain surplus revenue in the unemployment compensation fund. House: Economic Development
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
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 991 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al. Relating to the cessation of tolls by toll project entities in certain circumstances. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Co-author authorized
SB 1074 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank
Relating to short-term revenue bonds in certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1292 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to reorganizing certain state institutions that provide financing for cancer research, including creating the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas; granting authority to issue bonds. Senate: Health & Human Services Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1382 80-0 (2007) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the expansion of school of nursing facilities at Stephen F. Austin State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1406 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the authorization of airport authorities and the issuance of bonds and the exercise of eminent domain by the authorities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Land & Resource Management
SB 1535 80-0 (2007) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to the issuance of bonds by a municipality for a defined area in an abolished municipal utility district; authorizing a tax. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1536 80-0 (2007) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: White Delisi, Dianne
Relating to the issuance of bonds by a municipality for certain improvements on the state highway system; providing authority to impose a tax. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1575 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to the issuance of obligations by political subdivisions to pay unfunded liabilities for certain retirement benefits of officers and employees of the political subdivisions. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1641 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the student loan program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and to bonds issued in relation to that program. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1724 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Noriega, Rick
Relating to abolishing the Texas Military Facilities Commission and transferring its functions to the adjutant general. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1795 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the amount of bonds and other public securities that may be secured by a pledge of and payable from revenue deposited to the credit of the state highway fund. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Point of order sustained
SB 1813 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to NAFTA priority projects of the Texas Department of Transportation; providing for the issuance of revenue bonds. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1827 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to the financing of school district instructional facilities. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1873 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the issuance of private activity bonds. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1875 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the financing of school district facilities and tax relief for facilities debt. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1962 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Prairie View A&M University. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 2033 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Public Finance Authority for certain maintenance, improvement, repair, and construction projects and for the purchase of needed equipment. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
SJR 18 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Proposing a constitutional amendment extending the period of maturity for bonds and notes issued by certain higher education entities. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SJR 20 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board to provide assistance to economically distressed areas. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 43 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the establishment of the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas and authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds for the purpose of scientific research of all forms of human cancer. Senate: Health & Human Services Not again placed on intent calendar
SJR 53 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide and guarantee loans to encourage the use of carbon-free hydrogen energy. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SJR 57 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance educational loans to students and for authority to enter into bond enhancement agreements with respect to general obligation bonds issued for that purpose. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 64 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Krusee, Mike
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Transportation Commission to provide funding for highway improvement projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 65 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds for maintenance, improvement, repair, and construction projects and for the purchase of needed equipment. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
HB 321 79-0 (2005) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Central Texas. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 647 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the issuance of county obligations for public improvements and to the review and approval of refunding bonds by the attorney general. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 689 79-0 (2005) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to funding for public education instructional facilities. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 733 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the date on which an election on the issuance of bonds or the imposition or increase of taxes must be held. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 797 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for the Round Rock Higher Education Center in Williamson County. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 828 79-0 (2005) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the authority of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality over the issuance of certain district bonds. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 948 79-0 (2005) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Tarleton State University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1101 79-0 (2005) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Tarleton State University Dairy Center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1143 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the submission of separate proposals at a bond election for each project to be supported by the bonds. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1159 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to community support for applications for the issuance of private activity bonds and low income housing tax credits. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1193 79-0 (2005) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to a loan secured by personal property with limited recourse against the borrower. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 1210 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the amount spent by a political subdivision on a project supported by bonds approved at an election. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1211 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan | et. al. Relating to the use of proceeds of political subdivision bonds approved at an election. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1291 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to authorizing the issuance of not more than $10 million in revenue bonds for the purchase and retirement of certain commercial fishing, shrimping, and crabbing licenses. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to subcommittee
HB 1295 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for the construction of a fine arts and communications center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1296 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for the construction of an undergraduate academic center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1297 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas State University--San Marcos for infrastructure repairs and improvements. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1419 79-0 (2005) Author: Blake, Jr., Roy | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1427 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1431 79-0 (2005) Author: Frost, Stephen Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Texarkana. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1451 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for utility infrastructure and campus renovations at Midwestern State University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1491 79-0 (2005) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Commerce. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1504 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for West Texas A&M University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1506 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to community support for applications for the issuance of multifamily housing bonds by housing finance corporations. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1523 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American South Texas College Multi-Institution Teaching Center for certain purposes and exempting the property and projects financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1524 79-0 (2005) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1525 79-0 (2005) Author: Crownover, Myra Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Woman's University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1537 79-0 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1618 79-0 (2005) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Lamar University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1644 79-0 (2005) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to certain contracts, certificates of convenience and necessity, and municipal annexation of certain water-related districts or corporations. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1667 79-0 (2005) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1712 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1713 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1736 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the College of Medicine of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1742 79-0 (2005) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1797 79-0 (2005) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth for campus expansion and construction of a public health education building. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1825 79-0 (2005) Author: West, George Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas of the Permian Basin. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1827 79-0 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1890 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the operation and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond program. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
House appoints conferees-reported
HB 1901 79-0 (2005) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the maximum reservation for certain individual projects of a portion of the state ceiling for private activity bonds. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1986 79-0 (2005) Author: Solomons, Burt
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the administration and powers of a coordinated county transportation authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2000 79-0 (2005) Author: Denny, Mary | et. al. Relating to the information that must be included in a school district bond election proposition. House: Elections
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2001 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2002 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2003 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2004 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the College of Medicine of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center. House: Higher Education No action taken in committee
HB 2075 79-0 (2005) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to ferries. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2078 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2091 79-0 (2005) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Brownsville. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2105 79-0 (2005) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2115 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2116 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2118 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Baylor College of Dentistry of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2131 79-0 (2005) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the demonstration of financial assurance by a local government in relation to the operation of a municipal solid waste landfill facility. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2141 79-0 (2005) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2189 79-0 (2005) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Lamar Institute of Technology. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2190 79-0 (2005) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Lamar State College--Port Arthur. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2192 79-0 (2005) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Lamar State College--Orange. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2237 79-0 (2005) Author: Baxter, Todd Relating to certain prerequisites for the Texas Department of Transportation or a regional mobility authority to construct or finance a new toll project or convert a segment of a free state highway to a toll project. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2269 79-0 (2005) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds by The University of Texas System for an adult stem cell research center at the Texas Medical Center. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2291 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2308 79-0 (2005) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Arlington and its engineering facilities. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2329 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Conference committee report filed
HB 2375 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the issuance of bonds or other obligations by certain junior college districts. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2383 79-0 (2005) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2419 79-0 (2005) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the use of the proceeds of bonds and other public securities that are secured by the state highway fund. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2543 79-0 (2005) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2563 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the operations and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond program. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2564 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to reinsurance for insurance written by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2582 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Sul Ross State University Rio Grande College for certain purposes and exempting the property and projects financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2616 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2652 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the creation of a private activity bond program for highway and surface freight facilities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2659 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to bond requirements for privatized maintenance contracts. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 2701 79-0 (2005) Author: Crownover, Myra
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to higher education authorities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2702 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in this state; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 2705 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the authority of counties to issue bonds to construct, maintain, or operate toll or nontoll projects or facilities on the state highway system. House: Transportation Postponed
HB 2708 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2870 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to regulation of rates and forms used to write guaranty bonds. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2931 79-0 (2005) Author: Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the authority of a municipality that includes or is near a defense base to issue bonds for facilities to be leased to the federal government. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 3011 79-0 (2005) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Dallas. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3061 79-0 (2005) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to state assistance with public school facilities. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3068 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio-Downtown Campus Architecture Building. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3069 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio - Loop 1604 Campus Academic Building Phase IV. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3082 79-0 (2005) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the eligibility of school district bonds for state assistance under the existing debt allotment. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3365 79-0 (2005) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to the use of excess proceeds of certificates of obligation. House: Local Government Ways & Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HCR 245 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections to H.B. No. 2702. Signed by the Governor
HJR 96 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide grants and loans for stem cell research. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HR 2270 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2702. Reported enrolled
SB 133 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to public school district eligibility for state assistance under the existing debt allotment. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 156 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Central Texas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 295 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 354 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Tarleton State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 355 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the authority of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality over the issuance of certain district bonds. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Left pending in committee
SB 379 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of not more than $10 million in revenue bonds for the purchase and retirement of certain commercial fishing, shrimping, and crabbing licenses. Senate: Natural Resources Refer to s/c on Ag & Coastal Resc by Pres
SB 462 79-0 (2005) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Texarkana. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 608 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 613 79-0 (2005) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center facilities and infrastructure. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 635 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 700 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 701 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Commerce. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 703 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas, the University of North Texas System Center at Dallas, and the Universities Center at Dallas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 704 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 705 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center Baylor College of Dentistry. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 793 79-0 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for utility infrastructure and campus renovations at Midwestern State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 794 79-0 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 795 79-0 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Woman's University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 855 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 856 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the South Texas Research Tower. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 857 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Center for Academic Medicine and Clinical Research. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 858 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Faculty Office Building. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 900 79-0 (2005) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Tyler. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 901 79-0 (2005) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the authority of a water control and improvement district or a municipal utility district to enter into a contract to convey property to another water district or water supply corporation. Senate: Natural Resources Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 931 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American for construction and renovation to accommodate institutional growth. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 941 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Stephen F. Austin State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 942 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 962 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to state assistance for school district instructional facilities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 965 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds by The University of Texas System. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 981 79-0 (2005) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1012 79-0 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Arlington and its engineering facilities. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1041 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds by The University of Texas System for an adult stem cell research center at the Texas Medical Center. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1046 79-0 (2005) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for West Texas A&M University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1047 79-0 (2005) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas of the Permian Basin. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1058 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Kingsville. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1059 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Brownsville, The University of Texas--Pan American, and Texas State Technical College--Harlingen. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1076 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio - Loop 1604 Campus Engineering Phase II. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1077 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio - Downtown Campus Architecture Building. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1078 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio - Loop 1604 Campus Academic Building Phase IV. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1079 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio - Downtown Campus Building Phase V. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1085 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1086 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the operations and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond program. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1087 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to reinsurance for insurance written by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1110 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1131 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Seaman, Gene
Relating to the conveyance of a ferry by the Texas Department of Transportation to certain counties and local government corporations and to the operation of ferries by regional mobility authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1143 79-0 (2005) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to a loan secured by personal property with limited recourse against the borrower. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1352 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the maximum reservation for certain individual projects of a portion of the state ceiling for private activity bonds. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1358 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of a public redevelopment agency by certain municipalities; granting the power to allocate ad valorem tax revenue, the authority to issue bonds, and the power of eminent domain. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1407 79-0 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the demonstration of financial assurance by a local government in relation to the operation of a municipal solid waste landfill facility. Senate: Natural Resources Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1434 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Puente, Robert
Relating to use of money of an advanced transportation district to finance advanced transportation or mobility enhancement by a county, municipality, or local government corporation. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1474 79-0 (2005) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to bond requirements for privatized maintenance contracts. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security No action taken in committee
SB 1526 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1527 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M International University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1564 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle
Sponsor: Van Arsdale, Corbin
Relating to the repeal of the requirement for a surety bond or other proof of financial responsibility for licensure of surplus lines insurance agents. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/06
SB 1595 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to private activity bonds. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SB 1694 79-0 (2005) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to financing authority for Texas Tech University System for improvements, construction, and acquisitions for academic buildings. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1706 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in this state; providing a penalty. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1743 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1780 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the issuance of bonds or other obligations by certain junior college districts. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
No action taken in committee
SJR 3 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Puente, Robert
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Committee report sent to Calendars
SJR 27 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Chavez, Norma
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board to provide assistance to economically distressed areas. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Placed on Constitutional Amendments Calendar
SJR 44 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing authorization for a county to issue bonds or notes to finance the development or redevelopment of an unproductive, underdeveloped, or blighted area within the county. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on Constitutional Amendments Calendar
SR 1098 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2702. Reported enrolled
HB 6 79-1 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 36 79-1 (2005) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 43 79-1 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 44 79-1 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 59 79-1 (2005) Author: Blake, Jr., Roy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 93 79-1 (2005) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to a loan secured by personal property with limited recourse against the borrower. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 94 79-1 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 95 79-1 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston--Downtown. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 96 79-1 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 103 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Baylor College of Dentistry of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 104 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the College of Medicine of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 105 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 106 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 107 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 108 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 109 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 110 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 111 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 112 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 113 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 114 79-1 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University for campus facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 2 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to public education and public school finance matters; making an appropriation; imposing criminal penalties. Senate: Education Committee report printed and distributed
SB 28 79-1 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 48 79-1 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American for construction and renovation to accommodate institutional growth. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 49 79-1 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 50 79-1 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 53 79-1 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 54 79-1 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for utility infrastructure and campus renovations at Midwestern State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 55 79-1 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Woman's University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 58 79-1 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 60 79-1 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 61 79-1 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M International University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 63 79-1 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Austin. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 70 79-1 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas System Center at Dallas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 73 79-1 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--Commerce. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 74 79-1 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at San Antonio. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 80 79-1 (2005) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 81 79-1 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 82 79-1 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 83 79-1 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston--Downtown. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 85 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 12 79-1 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board to provide assistance to economically distressed areas. Senate: International Relations & Trade Committee report printed and distributed
HB 6 79-2 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 32 79-2 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 33 79-2 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston--Downtown. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 34 79-2 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Southern University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 36 79-2 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to the operation and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond program. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 47 79-2 (2005) Author: Blake, Jr., Roy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Stephen F. Austin State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 4 79-2 (2005) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 12 79-2 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 16 79-2 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for utility infrastructure and campus renovations at Midwestern State University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 17 79-2 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas Woman's University. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 18 79-2 (2005) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of North Texas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 23 79-2 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at Arlington. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 25 79-2 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 36 79-2 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SJR 6 79-2 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board to provide assistance to economically distressed areas. Senate: International Relations & Trade Committee report printed and distributed
HB 5 79-3 (2006) Author: Hamric, Peggy
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to increases in the taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 13 79-3 (2006) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 121 79-3 (2006) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for National Biocontainment Laboratory facilities and infrastructure. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 142 79-3 (2006) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas at El Paso. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 143 79-3 (2006) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 153 79-3 (2006) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 10 79-3 (2006) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M University--San Antonio. Senate: Finance Refer to s/c on Cap Fund for High Ed by Pres
SB 46 79-3 (2006) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. Senate: Finance No action taken in subcommittee
SJR 11 79-3 (2006) Author: Ogden, Steve Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the continuation of the constitutional appropriation of money to certain higher education entities and for the allocation of income from the higher education fund to those entities, and extending the period of maturity for certain bonds and notes issued by those entities. Senate: Finance Meeting cancelled
HB 157 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the powers and duties of a regional mobility authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 186 78-0 (2003) Author: King, Phil Relating to the powers and duties of a regional mobility authority, including the power to issue bonds and the power of eminent domain. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 417 78-0 (2003) Author: Hodge, Terri | et. al. Relating to authorizing hospital districts located in counties having a population of two million or more to pledge hospital system revenues and tax revenues to the payment of combination tax and revenue bonds and other obligations if the pledge is approved at an election, and related matters. House: Local Government Ways and Means Left pending in committee
HB 604 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al. Relating to public school finance. House: Public Education Considered in Calendars
HB 942 78-0 (2003) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to certain bond requirements for persons engaged in certain activities under the jurisdiction of the Railroad Commission of Texas other than the ownership or operation of wells. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1171 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Relating to the notice required to be given to a governmental entity to recover in a suit on a payment bond. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1227 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to public school district eligibility for state assistance under the existing debt allotment. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 1295 78-0 (2003) Author: Hochberg, Scott
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the total amount of public school bonds that may be guaranteed by the permanent school fund. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1521 78-0 (2003) Author: Corte, Frank | et. al. Relating to economic development, strategic planning, and other issues regarding military facilities, and the merger of certain state agencies with military responsibilities; granting authority to issue bonds. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1628 78-0 (2003) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the applicability of provisions concerning bond approval by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to certain water districts. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1631 78-0 (2003) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the Kimble County Hospital District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1749 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the security provided for revenue bonds issued by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
HB 1805 78-0 (2003) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to commissions on certain negotiated bond sales. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 1806 78-0 (2003) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to issuance of obligations for certain highway and mobility projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Referred to Infrastructure Dev & Security
HB 1912 78-0 (2003) Author: Wolens, Steven | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for certain research facilities of component institutions of The University of Texas System and exempting the facilities financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1934 78-0 (2003) Author: Capelo, Jaime
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to security and payment for, and the use of the proceeds of, certain public securities. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1941 78-0 (2003) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to finance certain facilities and projects at certain public institutions of higher education and exempting the facilities and projects financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1958 78-0 (2003) Author: Smithee, John Relating to revenue bond program and procedures for certain residential property insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2029 78-0 (2003) Author: Miller, Sid
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the powers and duties of the Hamilton County Hospital District with respect to the issuance of bonds. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2030 78-0 (2003) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to certain bonds issued by the Comanche County Consolidated Hospital District. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2055 78-0 (2003) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to the requirements for issuance of a state security. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2066 78-0 (2003) Author: Brown, Fred Amending Section 53.47, Education Code, to permit the creation of nonprofit corporations to refund outstanding student loan bonds. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2313 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the issuance of obligations for public improvements. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 2393 78-0 (2003) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Relating to the governance and operation of The University of Texas at Arlington. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2459 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the powers and duties of a regional mobility authority, including the power of eminent domain and the power to issue bonds; imposing criminal penalties. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2473 78-0 (2003) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to certain housing programs administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and the role of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs in the allocation of private activity bonds. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2477 78-0 (2003) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the provision of parks and recreational facilities by certain conservation and reclamation districts. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Postponed
HB 2522 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to financing authority for certain institutions of higher education for facilities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2759 78-0 (2003) Author: Wong, Martha | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for certain component institutions of The University of Texas System. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 2764 78-0 (2003) Author: Garza, Timoteo
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the authority of certain municipal hospital authorities to borrow money. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2779 78-0 (2003) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Parks and Wildlife Department for the Texas Park Development Fund. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2826 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to a continuing ad valorem tax for the payment of bonds issued by a school district. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2889 78-0 (2003) Author: Cook, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to issue bonds, notes, or warrants to finance the acquisition, construction, operation, or repair of certain health and recreational facilities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3085 78-0 (2003) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the acquisition, financing, construction, operation, and maintenance of rail facilities by the Texas Department of Transportation; granting the authority to issue bonds. House: Transportation Postponed
HB 3321 78-0 (2003) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to finance biomedical research facilities and exempting the facilities financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3324 78-0 (2003) Author: Keffer, Jim
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the issuance of certain obligations and the imposition of assessments for the unemployment compensation system. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 3329 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the issuance of bonds under the Higher Education Authority Act. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3350 78-0 (2003) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston System. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 3351 78-0 (2003) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston for facilities acquisition and for the replacement of research and academic facilities lost in Tropical Storm Allison. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 3420 78-0 (2003) Author: Garza, Timoteo | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to a set-aside for certain colonia access roadway projects proposed by rural border counties. House: Border and International Affairs
Senate: International Relations and Trade
Effective immediately
HB 3454 78-0 (2003) Author: Heflin, Talmadge Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Public Finance Authority for certain construction and repair projects and equipment purchases. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3549 78-0 (2003) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of the Texas Economic Development Bank and to the administration and operation of the product development, small business incubator, and enterprise zone programs. House: Economic Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3613 78-0 (2003) Author: Marchant, Kenny Relating to the Texas Pension Program. House: Pensions & Investments Meeting cancelled
HJR 7 78-0 (2003) Author: Corte, Frank Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide loans for economic development projects that enhance the military value of military installations in the state. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations Laid on the table subject to call
HJR 68 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to make certain payments on revenue bonds and to use assets in certain funds to provide for veterans homes and a constitutional amendment relating to the use of income and appreciation of the permanent school fund. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 80 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a county that is part of a regional mobility authority to issue obligations and enter into agreements for the acquisition, construction, maintenance, or operation of a transportation project or system of the authority. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 89 78-0 (2003) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 200 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Hodge, Terri
Relating to authorizing certain hospital districts to pledge hospital system revenues and tax revenues to the payment of combination tax and revenue bonds and other obligations if the pledge is approved at an election, and related matters. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 212 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the order calling bond elections for certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 329 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to public school finance. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 362 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston for recovery from Tropical Storm Allison recovery. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 410 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the financing and construction of highways. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security No action taken in committee
SB 559 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to a set-aside for certain colonia access roadway projects proposed by rural border counties. Senate: International Relations and Trade Referred to International Relations and Trade
SB 609 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston for recovery from Tropical Storm Allison. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 624 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to the provision of parks and recreational facilities by certain conservation and reclamation districts; authorizing the issuance of bonds on voter approval. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
SB 636 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to eligibility of school districts for state assistance with payment of existing debt. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 639 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to public school district eligibility for state assistance under the existing debt allotment. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 652 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Corte, Frank | et. al.
Relating to economic development, strategic planning, and other issues regarding military facilities, and the merger of certain state agencies with military responsibilities; granting authority to issue bonds. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 821 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Miller, Sid
Relating to certain bonds issued by the Comanche County Consolidated Hospital District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 876 78-0 (2003) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to commissions on certain negotiated bond sales. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 898 78-0 (2003) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim
Relating to the applicability of provisions concerning bond approval by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to certain water districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 932 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas to finance biomedical research facilities and exempting the facilities financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 955 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the Texas Mobility Fund. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security Referred to Infrastructure Dev & Security
SB 1053 78-0 (2003) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to certain water pollution and conservation programs administered by the Texas Water Development Board. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1083 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al. Relating to the issuance of bonds and other public securities secured by the state highway fund and the financing and construction of highway improvement projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Referred to Transportation
SB 1103 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the security provided for revenue bonds issued by the Veterans' Land Board. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1139 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to instructional facilities of a junior college district and to state financial assistance for junior college instructional facilities and outstanding bonds. Senate: Education No action taken in subcommittee
SB 1216 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center for biotechnology research and development facilities. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1297 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Krusee, Mike | et. al.
Relating to financing authority for certain institutions of higher education for facilities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1420 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston for the replacement of research and academic facilities lost in Tropical Storm Allison. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1479 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the sale and assignment of tobacco settlement revenues; authorizing the issuance of bonds. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1497 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds by the Texas Public Finance Authority for the construction of school district instructional facilities and the construction of the facilities by the Texas Building and Procurement Commission. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1512 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the issuance of tuition revenue bonds by The University of Texas System for The University of Texas at Austin. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Education
SB 1520 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the Texas Housing Finance Corporations Act. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 1590 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to limitations on tax-supported bonds issued by public school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1605 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a revenue bond program for, and to the operation of, the Fair Plan Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Insurance
SB 1626 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the total amount of public school bonds that may be guaranteed by the permanent school fund. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1660 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the allocation and approval processes of state ceiling among issuers of qualified residential rental project bonds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1664 78-0 (2003) Author: Averitt, Kip | et. al.
Sponsor: Christian, Wayne | et. al.
Relating to private activity bonds. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1706 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Wohlgemuth, Arlene
Relating to the authorization of airport authorities and the issuance of bonds and exercise of eminent domain by the authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1712 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the acquisition, financing, construction, operation, and maintenance of rail facilities by the Texas Department of Transportation; granting the authority to issue bonds. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security Left pending in committee
SB 1717 78-0 (2003) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al. Relating to the governance and operation of The University of Texas at Arlington. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Education by Chair
SB 1755 78-0 (2003) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to finance biomedical research facilities and exempting the facilities financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1924 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the powers and duties of a regional mobility authority, including the power of eminent domain and the power to issue bonds; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security Left pending in committee
SB 1927 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in the state. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security Left pending in committee
SCR 6 78-0 (2003) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Hopson, Chuck
Memorializing Congress to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the volume cap for private activity bonds not apply to bonds for water and wastewater facilities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Signed by the Governor
SJR 1 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide financial support for public education by creating the Texas education fund, imposing a state property tax, increasing the state general sales and use tax rate, expanding the general sales and use tax base to include certain services, increasing the state motor vehicle sales and use tax rate, abolishing the school district property tax for maintenance and operations purposes, dedicating the proceeds of any state lottery to public education, authorizing a school district property tax for the purpose of educational enrichment, and repealing the restriction on the legislature's authority to limit annual increases in the appraised value of residence homesteads for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Committee of the Whole Senate
Referred to Ways & Means
SJR 21 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the issuance of bonds for improvements to the state highway system. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security Left pending in committee
SJR 44 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al.
Sponsor: Krusee, Mike
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the issuance of bonds and other public securities secured by the state highway fund for improvements to the state highway system. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Laid on the table subject to call
SJR 46 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to make certain payments on revenue bonds and to use assets in certain funds to provide for veterans homes. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Not again placed on intent calendar
SJR 49 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to fund economic development projects relating to military installations in the state. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations No action taken in subcommittee
SJR 55 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Corte, Frank
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds or notes to provide loans to defense-related communities for economic development projects, including projects that enhance military value of military installations. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Filed with the Secretary of State
HB 83 78-1 (2003) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for an academic building to support the center's educational programs in the city of El Paso. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 21 78-1 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Krusee, Mike
Relating to the financing, construction, improvement, maintenance, and operation of toll facilities by the Texas Department of Transportation and the disposition of money generated by the driver responsibility program, fines imposed for certain traffic offenses, and certain fees collected by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas; making an appropriation. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Nonrecord vote recorded in Journal
SB 50 78-1 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for an academic building to support the center's educational programs in the city of El Paso. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 25 78-2 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in the state; making appropriations. Reported engrossed
SB 3 78-2 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in the state; making appropriations. Filed
HB 2 78-3 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in the state; making appropriations. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective on 91st day -- 1/11/04
SB 8 78-3 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in the state; making appropriations. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security Left pending in committee
SB 21 78-3 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the authority of certain banks and trust companies to furnish certain indemnifying bonds and pledge securities required by the Texas Department of Transportation or a regional tollway authority. Filed
HB 6 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 52 77-0 (2001) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al. Relating to the financing and construction of highways by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 104 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The Texas A&M University System. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 105 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas--Pan American. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 658 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the revenues of public institutions of higher education and to the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at those institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 702 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Ron
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the administration of drainage districts and the issuance of bonds and other instruments of indebtedness by drainage districts; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 934 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to eligibility of school districts for state assistance with payment of existing debt. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 963 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Texas State Technical College System. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1337 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick Relating to the frequency of municipal bond elections. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1385 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to security for public securities issued by governmental entities. House: Financial Institutions Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1396 77-0 (2001) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al. Relating to the authority of an emergency communication district to provide emergency siren warning service. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1488 77-0 (2001) Author: Kitchen, Ann Relating to the issuance of bonds by school districts for the purchase of school buses. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 1683 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the powers of certain transportation authorities and to the exercise of those powers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1815 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick Relating to the frequency of municipal bond elections. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 1864 77-0 (2001) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the powers and duties of the board of managers of certain joint municipal and county hospitals. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1914 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the issuance and sale of and security and payment for public securities. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 1938 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to education loans made or financed by a higher education authority or nonprofit corporation. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2153 77-0 (2001) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the directors and authority of the Texas Public Finance Authority. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2201 77-0 (2001) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the instructional facilities allotment and to state assistance with the payment of existing debt of school districts. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 2296 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the establishment of high schools for the study of advanced technology by certain school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2329 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to the use of local counsel in connection with public securities issued by a governmental entity. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 2369 77-0 (2001) Author: George, Kenn | et. al. Relating to state financing of the development and production of Texas biotechnological and biomedical products and small businesses; providing for the issuance of bonds. House: Financial Institutions Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2453 77-0 (2001) Author: Berman, Leo
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to conditions for issuance of certain revenue bonds by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 2571 77-0 (2001) Author: McReynolds, Jim
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the Angelina County Water Control and Improvement District No. 4; authorizing the imposition of taxes and the issuance of bonds and granting the power of eminent domain; providing a civil penalty. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2816 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, Fred
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the creation of nonprofit corporations to refund certain outstanding student loan bonds. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 2888 77-0 (2001) Author: Truitt, Vicki | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to limitations on the issuance of tax-supported bonds by school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2988 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto
Sponsor: Haywood, Tom
Relating to the execution of bonds and the sale of loans by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2994 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Ron
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to the approval of certain contracts of special districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 3055 77-0 (2001) Author: Dukes, Dawnna
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to authorizing a county to pay the costs of an owner-controlled insurance program with the proceeds of certain securities issued by the county. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3064 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Public Finance Authority for certain construction and repair projects and equipment purchases. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
HB 3097 77-0 (2001) Author: Counts, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the security provided for revenue bonds issued by the Veterans' Land Board. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Finance
No action taken in committee
HB 3285 77-0 (2001) Author: Farrar, Jessica
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the issuance and refunding of anticipation notes and the financing of certain contracts by certain political subdivisions. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3294 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the provision of housing and related forms of assistance to residents of colonias and residents of other underserved regions of this state. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
No action taken in committee
HB 3329 77-0 (2001) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to tax-exempt private activity bonds. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3363 77-0 (2001) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to priorities for issues of qualified residential rental project bonds under the private activity bond allocation program. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3418 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to the financing of public school facilities. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HCR 226 77-0 (2001) Author: Williams, Thomas | et. al.
Sponsor: Bernsen, David
Memorializing congress to modify the tax code to allow for the issuance of tax-exempt industrial revenue bonds for air pollution control facilities in nonattainment areas. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Signed by the Governor
HJR 13 77-0 (2001) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the issuance of bonds for certain improvements to the state highway system. House: Transportation Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HJR 81 77-0 (2001) Author: Counts, David
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Natural Resources
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 82 77-0 (2001) Author: Counts, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to issue additional general obligation bonds and to use certain assets in certain funds to provide for veterans cemeteries. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 89 77-0 (2001) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing a county to construct, maintain, or improve in the county any street, road, or highway of a city, town, or village. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Tabled in committee
HJR 97 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds for construction and repair projects and for the purchase of needed equipment. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
HR 1188 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.J.R. No. 97. Reported enrolled
HR 1301 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 658. Reported enrolled
HR 1403 77-0 (2001) Author: Eiland, Craig Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1839. Reported enrolled
SB 190 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the financing and construction of highways by the Texas Department of Transportation. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 241 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to the financing and construction of highways. House: Transportation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
SB 254 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 552 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the instructional facilities allotment and to state assistance with the payment of existing debt of school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 565 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime
Relating to security for public securities issued by governmental entities. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 570 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David Relating to the powers of certain transportation authorities and to the exercise of those powers. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 622 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to authorizing a county to pay the costs of an owner-controlled insurance program with the proceeds of certain securities issued by the county. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 739 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Kuempel, Edmund
Relating to the powers and duties of the board of managers of certain joint municipal and county hospitals. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 929 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to a restriction on the financing of multifamily residential developments by housing authorities and housing finance corporations. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 988 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to commissions on certain negotiated bond sales. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: State Affairs
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1173 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to authorizing the issuance of not more than $9 million in revenue bonds for the benefit of the Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Memorial Naval Museum. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1215 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to priorities for issues of qualified residential rental project bonds under the private activity bond allocation program. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1296 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Flores, Kino
Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds and notes to provide financial assistance to counties for roadway projects to serve border colonias. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
SB 1314 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to eligibility of school districts for state assistance with payment of existing debt. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 1316 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the financing of public school facilities. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1343 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John Relating to the private activity bond allocation program. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1415 77-0 (2001) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Farrar, Jessica
Relating to the issuance of anticipation notes by certain flood control districts and hospital districts in highly populated counties and refunding of anticipation notes. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1442 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the security provided for revenue bonds issued by the Veterans' Land Board. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 1449 77-0 (2001) Author: Haywood, Tom
Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roberto
Relating to the execution of bonds and the sale of loans by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1500 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the provision of housing and related forms of assistance to residents of colonias and residents of other underserved regions of this state. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1556 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to the conditions for issuance of revenue bonds by the Veterans' Land Board. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1671 77-0 (2001) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Davis, John | et. al.
Relating to the issuance of bonds by school districts for the purchase of school buses. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1699 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the conditions for issuance of revenue bonds by the Veterans' Land Board. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Laid on table subject to call in committee
SB 1729 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David Relating to uses of the guaranteed yield component of the Foundation School Program, treatment of lease payments under the Public Property Finance Act, payment of lease contracts under the Local Government Code and the Education Code, and the permanent school fund guarantee under the Education Code. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1759 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime
Relating to the issuance and sale of and security and payment for public securities. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1760 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Carter, Bill
Relating to the housing trust fund. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1766 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al.
Sponsor: Sadler, Paul
Relating to payment of eligible school district bonds with state and local funds under the existing debt tier of the school finance system. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Postponed
SB 1791 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to the creation, funding, and operation of a teachers' housing assistance program. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 1798 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al.
Sponsor: Sadler, Paul | et. al.
Relating to the creation, funding, and operation of the Teachers' Home Loan Program. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Education
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1839 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Relating to certain long-term care facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
SJR 7 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the issuance of bonds for certain improvements to the state highway system. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in subcommittee
SJR 10 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the issuance of bonds for improvements to the state highway system. House: Transportation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
SJR 37 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Flores, Kino
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds or notes to provide financial assistance to counties for roadway projects to serve border colonias. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 38 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to use excess assets in certain funds to provide for veterans homes and veterans cemeteries and to issue additional general obligation bonds for veterans' housing assistance. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SJR 48 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of bonds to augment funds for low and very low income housing. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SJR 50 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Carter, Bill
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of bonds to augment funds for low and very low income housing. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SJR 51 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the creation of the teachers' housing assistance program and the teachers' housing assistance fund; authorizing the issuance of bonds. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
HB 842 76-0 (1999) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette | et. al. Relating to tax-exempt private activity bonds. House: Financial Institutions Considered in Calendars
HB 922 76-0 (1999) Author: Noriega, Rick | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Greater East End Management District; authorizing the issuance of bonds and the imposition of taxes. House: County Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1330 76-0 (1999) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston-Clear Lake. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1602 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Ron Relating to the exclusion of land or other property from a district with outstanding bond debt. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 1641 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the University of Houston System. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1726 76-0 (1999) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the issuance of bonds to finance or refinance certain facilities used by an open-enrollment charter school. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1760 76-0 (1999) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the investment of debt service funds by school districts, junior college districts, and community college districts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1762 76-0 (1999) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the issuance and sale of bonds and time warrants by school districts and the issuance of obligations and execution of credit agreements by certain school districts and junior college districts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1793 76-0 (1999) Author: Dunnam, Jim | et. al. Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the Texas State Technical College System. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1812 76-0 (1999) Author: Counts, David | et. al. Relating to administration of bond and other programs by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Financial Institutions Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1879 76-0 (1999) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the procedure for the pricing and sale of bonds and for the negotiation of contracts related to the issuance of obligations by the Texas Public Finance Authority, the use of bond proceeds, and the maximum amount of outstanding bonds. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 1915 76-0 (1999) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to developing, constructing, and improving highways that provide access to international ports of entry along the Texas-Mexico border. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 1981 76-0 (1999) Author: Hill, Fred | et. al. Relating to tax-exempt private activity bonds. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 2214 76-0 (1999) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the authority of a county to operate a water or sewer utility system; granting the power of eminent domain. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call

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