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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 172 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the consideration of the performance of students of limited English proficiency on state assessment instruments and inclusion of related information in campus report cards.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 184 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to public school accountability for bilingual education and English as a second language and other special language programs.
  Author: Bernal, Diego
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 186 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study regarding the costs of educating educationally disadvantaged students and students of limited English proficiency in public schools.
  Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1367 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to removing the requirement for bilingual education and special language programs for certain students of limited English proficiency.
  Author: Rinaldi, Matt
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 3104 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the assessment of public school students in writing and English language arts.
  Author: VanDeaver, Gary
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 4208 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to designating English as the official language of this state.
  Author: Swanson, Valoree
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 61 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to public school accountability for bilingual education and English as a second language and other special language programs.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 98 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to removing the requirement for bilingual education and special language programs for certain students of limited English proficiency.
  Author: Hall, Bob
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 373 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to designating English as the official language of this state.
  Author: Hall, Bob
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 423 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study regarding the costs of educating educationally disadvantaged students and students of limited English proficiency in public schools.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 56 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a task force to evaluate the English language proficiency standards used in public schools.
  Author: González, Mary
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 629 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a person's ability to read and write in English as a qualification for service as a petit juror.
  Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 1164 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring the Texas Education Agency to conduct a study to develop a writing assessment method for public school students and establish a pilot program to administer the assessment method developed.
  Author: VanDeaver, Gary | et. al.
  Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1326 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to designating English as the official language of this state.
  Author: Button, Angie | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 1468 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the assessment of fourth and seventh grade public school students in writing and English language arts.
  Author: Huberty, Dan
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 1469 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the assessment of public school students in writing and English language arts.
  Author: Huberty, Dan
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 1851 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to promulgation of certain forms for use in landlord-tenant matters.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2863 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to public school accountability for bilingual education and English as a second language and other special language programs.
  Author: Bernal, Diego
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 3848 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to removing the requirement for bilingual education and special language programs for certain students of limited English proficiency.
  Author: Rinaldi, Matt
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
SB 161 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study regarding the costs of educating students of limited English proficiency in public schools.
  Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
SB 447 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to designating English as the official language of this state.
  Author: Hall, Bob | et. al.
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Co-author authorized
SB 977 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a secondary-level English language learners' program for public school students of limited English proficiency.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 1842 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to removing the requirement for bilingual education and special language programs for certain students of limited English proficiency.
  Author: Hall, Bob
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 1868 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to public school accountability for bilingual education and English as a second language and other special language programs.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1893 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the assessment of public school students in writing and English language arts.
  Author: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 251 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to considering the performance of certain students on state assessment instruments in evaluating school district and campus performance.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 513 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the bilingual education and special language programs offered in public schools.
  Author: Harper-Brown, Linda
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 921 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to establishing the Texas State Seal of Bilingualism and Biliteracy for recognition of high school graduates who attain a high level of proficiency in both English and another language.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 986 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the language in which a ballot to be voted by mail is printed.
  Author: Elkins, Gary
  Committees: Elections
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 1107 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a person's ability to read and write in English as a qualification for service as a petit juror.
  Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1219 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to removal of the parental approval requirement for a student's participation in a bilingual education program.
  Author: Murphy, Jim
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 1328 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to data requirements and certain other requirements concerning students of limited English proficiency in public schools.
  Author: Villarreal, Mike
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1699 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that any information regarding state-administered assessment instruments provided by a school district or public school to a student's parent be printed in both English and Spanish.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
SB 42 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to public school accountability for bilingual education and English as a second language and other special language programs.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 377 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the determination of certain exemptions from the administration of state assessment instruments to public school students.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Sponsor: González, Mary | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 711 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a postponement for certain recent immigrants of requirements for enrolling in public school courses for which end-of-course assessment instruments are administered.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 1126 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to establishing the Texas State Seal of Bilingualism and Biliteracy for recognition of high school graduates who attain a high level of proficiency in both English and another language.
  Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 81 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of public funds to print certain public documents in a language other than English and other bilingual requirements.
  Author: Flynn, Dan
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 176 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to designating English as the official language of this state.
  Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 301 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of English as the official language of Texas and the requirement that official acts of government be performed in English.
  Author: Berman, Leo | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 373 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a program at the University of North Texas to provide financial incentives to certain students who agree to teach bilingual education, English as a second language, or Spanish in certain public schools.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 374 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a program to provide financial incentives to students who agree to teach bilingual education, English as a second language, or Spanish in certain public schools.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 615 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring that certain tests required for the issuance of a driver's license or a commercial driver's license be conducted in English.
  Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 623 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the detection and reporting of unauthorized immigration, the collection and dissemination of information concerning unauthorized immigration, the legal treatment or classification of unauthorized immigrants for certain purposes, the enforcement of certain laws governing immigration, and the establishment of English as the official language of this state.
  Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 745 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requirements for providing documents and written information to certain owners of property subject to the exercise of eminent domain authority.
  Author: Johnson, Eric
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Referred to Land & Resource Management
HB 1633 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a person's ability to read and write in English as a qualification for service as a petit juror.
  Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
  Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 2191 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the language in which a ballot to be voted by mail is printed.
  Author: Elkins, Gary
  Committees: Elections
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HCR 37 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Urging the United States Congress to revise the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 so that the State of Texas may exclude the assessment scores of recently arrived limited English proficiency students from adequate yearly progress determinations for a period of three years following the students' initial enrollment and so that the exclusion period for LEP students who enter Texas schools in grades 10 and higher concludes prior to the students' final year of schooling.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 38 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to establish English as the official language of Texas and require that official acts of government be performed in English.
  Author: Berman, Leo
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 1199 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a ballot by mail single language requirement.
  Author: Patrick, Dan
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
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