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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 35 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disposition of embryonic and fetal tissue remains; imposing a civil penalty.
  Author: Cook, Byron | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Reported favorably as substituted
HB 201 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to disposition of fetal remains by a health care facility; imposing penalties.
  Author: Cook, Byron | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 1155 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the cremation of human remains by alkaline hydrolysis.
  Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1292 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Texas Funeral Service Commission; authorizing fees.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 65 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of funeral services, funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematories; imposing penalties.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 258 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disposition of embryonic and fetal tissue remains; imposing a civil penalty.
  Author: Huffines, Don | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 983 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Texas Funeral Service Commission; authorizing fees.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 3026 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the permitting of crematories under the Texas Clean Air Act.
  Author: White, Molly | et. al.
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3757 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prohibited disposition of a decedent's remains by a person charged with certain criminal conduct against the decedent; providing an administrative penalty.
  Author: Burrows, Dustin
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
SB 292 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a request for a waiver of the waiting period before human remains may be cremated.
  Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
  Sponsor: Crownover, Myra
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 538 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the control of infectious diseases.
  Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
SB 988 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prohibited disposition of a decedent's remains by a person charged with certain criminal conduct against the decedent; providing an administrative penalty.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Sponsor: Frullo, John | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1251 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Texas Funeral Service Commission; authorizing fees; providing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 2879 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to cemeteries and perpetual care cemetery corporations; creating an offense.
  Author: Laubenberg, Jodie
  Committees: Investments & Financial Services
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3064 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disposition of unclaimed cremated remains of certain veterans.
  Author: Menéndez, José | et. al.
  Sponsor: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 68 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a request for a waiver of the waiting period before human remains may be cremated.
  Author: Nelson, Jane
  Sponsor: Taylor, Van
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 661 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to cemeteries and perpetual care cemetery corporations; creating an offense.
  Author: Carona, John
  Sponsor: Laubenberg, Jodie
  Committees: Investments & Financial Services | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 549 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disposition of a decedent's remains.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: Public Health | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective immediately

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 923 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to prohibiting the disposition of a decedent's remains by a person charged with certain criminal conduct against the decedent.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Public Health | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1468 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of funeral services, funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematories; providing penalties.
  Author: Chisum, Warren
  Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3401 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulation by the Texas Funeral Service Commission of the disposition of a deceased human body.
  Author: Darby, Drew
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
SB 571 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a crematory establishment's authority to accept for cremation unidentified human remains.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Sponsor: Gonzales, Veronica
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 56 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of crematory establishments by commercial embalming establishments. dev.
  Author: Isett, Carl
  Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1288 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematories.
  Author: Chisum, Warren
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
SB 623 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematories.
  Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al.
  Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 1086 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematories.
  Author: Chisum, Warren
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3015 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to next of kin for purposes of making funeral arrangements.
  Author: Hill, Fred | et. al.
  Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
  Committees: Public Health | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 385 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematories.
  Author: Carona, John
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 587 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the cremation of human remains and the operation of crematories and certain related entities; providing a penalty.
  Author: Marchant, Kenny
  Sponsor: Carona, John
  Committees: Public Health | Administration
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
HB 603 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of crematories, cemeteries, and funeral homes; providing a penalty.
  Author: Noriega, Rick
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 1157 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the location of a crematory.
  Author: Eissler, Rob
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1538 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Funeral Service Commission, including certain functions transferred to the commission from the Texas Department of Health, and the powers and duties of the Texas Finance Commission and the banking commissioner of Texas regarding cemeteries; providing administrative and civil penalties.
  Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
  Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
  Committees: Public Health | Government Organization
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
HR 1757 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1538.
  Author: Chisum, Warren
  Last Action: Reported enrolled
SB 278 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Funeral Service Commission, including certain functions transferred to the commission from the Texas Department of Health.
  Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
  Committees: Government Organization
  Last Action: Referred to Government Organization
SB 306 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the cremation of human remains and the operation of crematories and certain related entities; providing a penalty.
  Author: Carona, John
  Committees: Government Organization
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 471 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of crematories, cemeteries, and funeral homes; providing a penalty.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Government Organization
  Last Action: Referred to Government Organization
SB 1637 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the location of a crematory.
  Author: Staples, Todd
  Committees: Government Organization
  Last Action: Referred to Government Organization

65th Regular Session, 1977
HB 1131 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to time limitations on cremation of a deceased person.
  Author: Weddington, Sarah
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence

64th Regular Session, 1975
HB 1325 (64th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a mandatory waiting period between the time of death and cremation.
  Author: Maloney, Robert
  Sponsor: Braecklein, Bill
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days
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