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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 461 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to service of a temporary ex parte order issued in response to an application for a protective order in circumstances involving family violence.
  Author: Dale, Tony | et. al.
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3113 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to continuing education training on civil process for constables.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 42 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the security of courts and judges in the state; establishing a fee.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
  Sponsor: Smithee, John
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1912 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain notice requirements and filing requirements in court proceedings involving persons with mental illness and representation of proposed patients in proceedings for court-ordered mental health services.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Gina
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 3128 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to service of a temporary ex parte order issued in response to an application for a protective order in circumstances involving family violence.
  Author: Dale, Tony
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3927 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the constable technology fund; authorizing a fee.
  Author: Kuempel, John | et. al.
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
SB 1451 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disputed payment by a credit card or debit card of a vehicle registration fee.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Sponsor: Raney, John
  Committees: Transportation | Transportation
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 708 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment of a deputy constable.
  Author: Isaac, Jason
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1448 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of money deposited to a justice court technology fund in certain counties.
  Author: Kuempel, John
  Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1690 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to measures to prevent or control the entry into or spread in this state of certain communicable diseases; providing a penalty.
  Author: Fletcher, Allen
  Sponsor: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HJR 103 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the requirement that certain counties continue to be divided into not fewer than four precincts used to elect justices of the peace and constables.
  Author: Simpson, David
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 749 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to county law enforcement officer civil service systems; providing penalties.
  Author: Menendez, Jose
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1241 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to surety bond requirements for reserve deputy constables.
  Author: Zedler, Bill
  Sponsor: Harris, Chris
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 1987 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to fees paid to a constable for serving civil process.
  Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al.
  Committees: County Affairs | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 2197 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to fees paid to a constable for serving civil process.
  Author: Williams, Tommy
  Sponsor: Harless, Patricia
  Committees: County Affairs | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 487 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuing education requirements for constables.
  Author: Driver, Joe
  Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
  Committees: Law Enforcement | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2066 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the accessibility of initial training and continuing education for constables.
  Author: Laubenberg, Jodie
  Committees: Law Enforcement | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1708 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuing education requirements for constables.
  Author: Hegar, Glenn
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 336 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the declination of compensation by a candidate for constable.
  Author: Smithee, John
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 602 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the designation of a weight enforcement officer by a commissioners court in certain counties.
  Author: Eissler, Rob
  Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: County Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1588 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the qualifications and removal of and continuing education requirements for a constable.
  Author: Driver, Joe
  Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: Law Enforcement | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2574 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the waiver of civil process continuing education requirements for constables and deputy constables by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education.
  Author: Hamric, Peggy | et. al.
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Law Enforcement | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2626 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the penalties and fees imposed by municipalities and counties in relation to certain false alarms.
  Author: Smith, Wayne
  Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
  Committees: County Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2865 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the termination or suspension of deputy constables in certain counties upon the election or appointment of a constable or the death of a constable.
  Author: Bailey, Kevin
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
HJR 34 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of constable in San Saba County.
  Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 497 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the qualifications and removal of a constable.
  Author: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 605 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the declination of compensation by a candidate for constable.
  Author: Seliger, Kel
  Committees: Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 731 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to initial training and continuing education requirements for a constable.
  Author: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1418 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the termination or suspension of deputy constables in certain counties upon the election or appointment of a constable or the death of a constable.
  Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
  Committees: Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
SJR 14 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing Potter or Randall County to abolish and reinstate the office of constable in the county or in a precinct of the county.
  Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
  Sponsor: Smithee, John
  Committees: County Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 287 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to qualifications of a constable or sheriff.
  Author: Ellis, Dan
  Committees: Law Enforcement
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 880 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of an appeals process for the termination or suspension of deputy constables in certain counties.
  Author: Bailey, Kevin
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1159 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to county civil service coverage for deputy constables.
  Author: Driver, Joe
  Committees: Law Enforcement
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1186 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the designation of a weight enforcement officer by a commissioners court in certain counties.
  Author: Hegar, Glenn
  Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
  Committees: County Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1610 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of a constable to fill a vacancy in an existing office of deputy constable.
  Author: Riddle, Debbie
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 99 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring eight justice of the peace precincts in Harris County, with at least two justices of the peace and at least one constable to be elected in each of those precincts.
  Author: Moreno, Joe
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 481 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to qualifications of a constable or sheriff.
  Author: Madla, Frank
  Committees: Law Enforcement | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 746 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to special Texas constable license plates.
  Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
  Committees: Infrastructure Development and Security
  Last Action: Referred to s/c by chair
SB 1733 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of an appeals process for the termination or suspension of deputy constables in certain counties.
  Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
  Committees: County Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
SJR 9 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring eight justice of the peace precincts in Harris County, with at least two justices of the peace and at least one constable to be elected in each of those precincts.
  Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
  Committees: Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations

77th Regular Session, 2001
HB 385 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to qualifications of a constable or sheriff.
  Author: Ellis, Dan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
  Committees: County Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Tabled in committee
HB 544 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to special Texas constable license plates.
  Author: Williams, Thomas
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1666 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil service systems for constables' offices in certain counties.
  Author: Bailey, Kevin
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2219 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to eligibility to fill a vacancy in the office of constable or sheriff.
  Author: Rangel, Irma
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
HB 2545 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the execution of certain writs in an action to determine possession of certain leased premises.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3003 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use by justice courts of persons to serve citation and other notice.
  Author: Bailey, Kevin
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
HJR 2 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a commissioners court of a county to declare the office of constable in certain precincts dormant and providing a procedure for reinstatement of the office.
  Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
  Sponsor: Madla, Frank
  Committees: Constitutional Revision, Select | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 3 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of constable in King County.
  Author: Counts, David
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
HJR 10 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of constable in Howard County.
  Author: Counts, David
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
HJR 29 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the commissioners court of a county to call an election to abolish the office of constable in the county.
  Author: Jones, Delwin
  Committees: Constitutional Revision, Select
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
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