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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 110 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas.
  Author: Krause, Matt | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HB 474 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Thirteenth Court of Appeals District and to the creation of the Fifteenth Court of Appeals District; authorizing fees.
  Author: Stephenson, Phil | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 688 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the filing of a court reporter's record in an appeal of a final order in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 958 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an interim study regarding the method by which certain trial and appellate judges are selected.
  Author: Rodriguez, Justin | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1480 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a writ of mandamus by a court of appeals against an associate judge in certain cases.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Administration
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1761 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to jurisdiction of the Texas Supreme Court.
  Author: Smithee, John
  Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1765 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to compensation of certain justices and judges for performing extrajudicial services.
  Author: Capriglione, Giovanni
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2594 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the chancery court and the court of chancery appeals to hear certain cases; authorizing fees.
  Author: Villalba, Jason
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HJR 10 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment changing the eligibility requirements for certain judicial offices.
  Author: Smithee, John
  Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
HJR 11 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment changing the eligibility requirements for appellate judicial offices.
  Author: Smithee, John
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 117 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment changing the terms of office of certain judicial offices.
  Author: Smithee, John
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 525 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a review of state laws requiring an action or proceeding to be brought in Travis County or a Travis County court.
  Author: Birdwell, Brian
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1233 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a writ of mandamus by a court of appeals against certain judges.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1893 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administrative judicial regions in this state.
  Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
  Sponsor: Smithee, John
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 1032 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1427 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a review of state laws requiring an action or proceeding to be brought in Travis County or a Travis County court.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: General Investigating & Ethics
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 1527 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1603 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the chancery court and the court of chancery appeals to hear certain cases; authorizing fees.
  Author: Villalba, Jason
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2730 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Thirteenth Court of Appeals District and to the creation of the Fifteenth Court of Appeals District; authorizing fees.
  Author: Stephenson, Phil | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3284 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to venue for the appeal of a judgment of a district court determining an ad valorem tax appeal.
  Author: Oliveira, René
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3430 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of the supreme court and the court of criminal appeals.
  Author: Schofield, Mike
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 90 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the court of criminal appeals and establish one supreme court with civil and criminal appellate jurisdiction.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 443 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study and recommendations by the Texas Judicial Council on consolidating the court of criminal appeals and the supreme court or abolishing one of the courts and transferring that court's functions and jurisdiction to the other court.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 524 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a review of state laws requiring an action or proceeding to be brought in Travis County or a Travis County court.
  Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1455 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain required reports, plans, and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Sponsor: Elkins, Gary | et. al.
  Committees: Government Transparency & Operation | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1767 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain required reports, plans, and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education.
  Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1970 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to increasing the electronic filing fee for certain courts.
  Author: Huffman, Joan
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 134 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the criminal jurisdiction of the supreme court and the abolishment of the court of criminal appeals.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 164 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 410 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administration and operation of the appellate judicial system for the Second Court of Appeals District; changing an appellate judicial system court costs fee in certain counties.
  Author: King, Phil | et. al.
  Sponsor: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1375 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain solo practitioner attorneys from electronic filing fees.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1439 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the temporary sealing of certain complaints or affidavits on which arrest warrants are based.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1528 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the composition of the First and Fourteenth Courts of Appeals Districts.
  Author: Otto, John
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1703 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1710 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a cost-of-living increase in compensation for district judges.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2302 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to signing electronic or digital court documents, to the electronic filing system established by the Texas Supreme Court, to the statewide electronic filing system fund, to certain court fees and court costs, and to recovery of electronic filing fees by taxing units; imposing and authorizing certain fees.
  Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al.
  Sponsor: West, Royce
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3032 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prompt resolution of appeals in civil actions.
  Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3207 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of public defenders to refuse to accept indigent defense appointments for good cause.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3796 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization for biweekly installment payments for the compensation of certain justices, judges, and district attorneys.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 36 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the court of criminal appeals and establish one supreme court with civil and criminal appellate jurisdiction.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 560 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization for biweekly installment payments for the compensation of certain justices, judges, and district attorneys.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: County Affairs | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 577 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to filling vacancies in appellate judicial offices by appointment, partisan elections for all judicial offices, and nonpartisan elections for the retention or rejection for all judicial offices.
  Author: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 896 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administration and operation of the appellate judicial system for the Second Court of Appeals District.
  Author: Estes, Craig | et. al.
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
SB 1146 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of the statewide electronic filing system fund and to certain court fees and court costs to fund the account; imposing fees.
  Author: West, Royce | et. al.
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1147 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the electronic filing system established by rule or order of the Texas Supreme Court; authorizing fees.
  Author: West, Royce
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 34 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment for filling vacancies in appellate judicial offices by appointment, for partisan elections for all judicial offices, and for subsequent nonpartisan retention elections for all judicial offices.
  Author: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 156 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to recusal of a justice of the supreme court or judge of the court of criminal appeals based on political contributions accepted by the justice or judge from a person involved in a case before the justice or judge.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Pena
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 163 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the criminal jurisdiction of the supreme court and the abolishment of the court of criminal appeals.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Pena
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 352 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a cost-benefit analysis of rules adopted or amended by the supreme court.
  Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 390 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the service retirement annuity for appellate judges under the Judicial Retirement System Plan Two.
  Author: Gonzales, Veronica
  Committees: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
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