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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 788 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to enhancing the security of the electric grid; making an appropriation.
  Author: Parker, Tan
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
HB 1460 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to electricity service provided by municipally owned utilities.
  Author: Workman, Paul
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1665 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of cross-border electric generating facilities.
  Author: Oliveira, René
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2910 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to electric rates imposed on residential customers by certain electric utilities in the ERCOT region.
  Author: Flynn, Dan
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 3534 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to rates charged by certain transmission and distribution utilities to certain places of worship.
  Author: Lambert, Stan
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 4217 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to energy resources planning for electric generation in ERCOT.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 1510 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to rates charged by certain transmission and distribution utilities to certain places of worship.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 1999 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to energy resources planning for electric generation in ERCOT.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 2561 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the allocation of congestion rents in the ERCOT wholesale market.
  Author: Keffer, Jim
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 4097 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to seawater desalination projects.
  Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al.
  Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 933 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to review transmission interconnections that enable imports or exports from the ERCOT power grid.
  Author: Fraser, Troy
  Sponsor: Cook, Byron | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs | Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1284 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the development of electricity demand response programs.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1398 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas on securing critical infrastructure from electromagnetic, geomagnetic, terrorist, and cyber-attack threats.
  Author: Hall, Bob | et. al.
  Sponsor: Parker, Tan | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 1570 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the determination of the amount of energy available for sale from a clean energy project to a wholesale power purchaser.
  Author: Lewis, Tryon
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 2920 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the consideration of adequate alternatives to resolve transmission constraints.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1139 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exclusion of hospital facilities from a rolling blackout.
  Author: Carona, John
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1257 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a settlement in a contested case involving an integrated utility operating outside of ERCOT in areas of the Western Electricity Coordinating Council.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1280 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to attaining reserve capacity margins in power regions to meet expected peak demand.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1478 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the satisfaction of annual renewable energy requirements by certain utilities.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 1421 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the classification, use, and regulation of electric energy storage equipment or facilities.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1629 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to energy efficiency goals and programs, public information regarding energy efficiency programs, and the participation of loads in certain energy markets.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1986 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to ensure the Electric Reliability Council of Texas has adequate reserve power to prevent blackout conditions.
  Author: Turner, Sylvester
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 2044 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disclosure of electricity generation offers received by ERCOT.
  Author: Burnam, Lon
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 2134 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, the Office of Public Utility Counsel, and the Public Utility Commission of Texas; imposing an administrative penalty.
  Author: Solomons, Burt
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2264 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to participate in certain proceedings before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
  Author: Ritter, Allan
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3200 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to reregulation of retail electric services.
  Author: Davis, Yvonne
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 3558 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to information used by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas to settle or resettle a market participant's load or certain trade days.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 492 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a distributed solar generation incentive program.
  Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
SB 652 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to governmental and certain quasi-governmental entities subject to the sunset review process.
  Author: Hegar, Glenn
  Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
  Committees: State Affairs | Government Organization
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 661 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions, as applicable, of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, the Office of Public Utility Counsel, and the Public Utility Commission of Texas and to the transfer of certain functions from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to the Public Utility Commission of Texas; imposing administrative penalties.
  Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
  Sponsor: Solomons, Burt
  Committees: State Affairs | Government Organization
  Last Action: Point of order sustained
SB 689 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disclosure of electricity generation offers received by ERCOT.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 898 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to energy efficiency programs in institutions of higher education and certain governmental entities.
  Author: Carona, John
  Sponsor: Cook, Byron
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
SB 924 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the duties of certain utilities regarding energy efficiency reports and emergency notification systems.
  Author: Carona, John
  Sponsor: Keffer, Jim
  Committees: Energy Resources | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
SB 943 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the classification, use, and regulation of electric energy storage equipment or facilities.
  Author: Carona, John
  Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1031 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to design, construction, renovation, and energy efficiency standards for buildings.
  Author: Carona, John
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1133 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a report by the Public Utility Commission of Texas on the ability of electric generators to respond to abnormal weather conditions.
  Author: Hegar, Glenn
  Sponsor: Harless, Patricia
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1153 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to participate in certain proceedings before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
  Author: Williams, Tommy
  Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective immediately

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 1604 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to this state's goal for energy efficiency, including load management and demand response in the Electric Reliability Council of Texas.
  Author: Turner, Sylvester
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1783 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Internet broadcasting of Public Utility Commission of Texas and ERCOT public hearings and meetings.
  Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al.
  Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2782 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulation of electric generation capacity ownership in the electric power market.
  Author: Keffer, Jim
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 4059 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the monitoring of electric generation offers in the ERCOT power region.
  Author: Smith, Todd
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 4330 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study concerning the feasibility and viability of certain time-differentiated pricing schemes for electric service.
  Author: Strama, Mark
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 4645 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the recovery of transmission costs imposed on electric cooperatives and certain utilities in ERCOT.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 428 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the requirement that retail electric providers give notice to customers before permanently ceasing to operate.
  Author: West, Royce
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1420 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the sale of electric energy produced by distributed renewable generation owners.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1821 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study and a pilot project with regard to, and the implementation of policies to promote, the adoption of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles.
  Author: Fraser, Troy
  Committees: Energy Resources | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Energy Resources
SB 2165 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disclosure of electricity generation offers received by ERCOT.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 553 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to market power abuse in the wholesale electricity market and pricing safeguards in certain markets; providing administrative and criminal penalties.
  Author: Turner, Sylvester
  Committees: Regulated Industries
  Last Action: No action taken in committee

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 1777 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulation of the electric power market and energy efficiency.
  Author: King, Phil
  Committees: Regulated Industries | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 743 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to independent organizations in ERCOT and their regulation and certification by the Public Utility Commission of Texas; providing an administrative penalty.
  Author: Fraser, Troy
  Sponsor: King, Phil
  Committees: Regulated Industries | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: House appoints conferees-reported
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