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HB 120 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al. Relating to non-medical exemptions from immunization requirements. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 254 85-0 (2017) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to a single common course numbering system for public institutions of higher education in this state. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 319 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to a distance learning program at The University of Texas at Austin School of Law. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 355 85-0 (2017) Author: Raney, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
Relating to prohibiting certain sex offenders from residing on the campus of a public or private institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 378 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliverson, Tom | et. al. Relating to a requirement that online admission application forms for public institutions of higher education include a link to certain comparative gainful employment data. House: Higher Education Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 385 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for students enrolled in accelerated, affordable baccalaureate programs at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Left pending in committee
HB 393 85-0 (2017) Author: Stickland, Jonathan | et. al. Relating to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 417 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James Relating to the repeal of the Texas Success Initiative. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 585 85-0 (2017) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to a study conducted by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board on the qualification for and performance at institutions of higher education of certain students who completed certain mathematics courses during high school. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 654 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al. Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for returning adult students at public institutions of higher education and to the tuition rate that may be charged to those students for certain excessive undergraduate hours. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 655 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the filing of a degree plan by students at public junior colleges. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 712 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to a single common course numbering system for public institutions of higher education in this state. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 846 85-0 (2017) Author: Raney, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the implementation of student financial assistance programs for veterans and their families. House: Higher Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 928 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to assisting certain children who are in foster care in the process of applying to institutions of higher education. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1117 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to eligibility for the Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective immediately
HB 1192 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to the expansion of the College Credit for Heroes program to lower-division public institutions of higher education offering degrees in certain fields. House: Higher Education Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 1540 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Justin | et. al. Relating to counseling regarding postsecondary education for public high school students. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1638 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: West, Royce | et. al.
Relating to statewide goals for dual credit programs provided by school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 1650 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al. Relating to successful completion of a United States history dual credit course as an alternative to compliance with the United States history end-of-course assessment requirement. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1835 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to fees charged to certain military personnel for taking an assessment instrument under the Texas Success Initiative. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2202 85-0 (2017) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2223 85-0 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to developmental coursework offered by public institutions of higher education under the Texas Success Initiative. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2419 85-0 (2017) Author: Cosper, Scott Relating to an exemption for current and former members of the armed services from the requirement that an incoming student at a public or private or independent institution of higher education show proof of vaccination against bacterial meningitis. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2442 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to the minutes of operation required for public school districts, charter schools, and other education programs and to calculating the average daily attendance for certain education programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2498 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to an exemption from or refund of tuition and fees for lower-division students enrolled in a general academic teaching institution who maintain a high grade point average. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2614 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to school district discretion to administer college preparation assessment instruments to public school students at state cost. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2673 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to the development of transferable degree or certificate program curricula for which qualified veterans or military service members may be awarded course credit based on military service. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3059 85-0 (2017) Author: Bell, Cecil Relating to the automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions of students who complete the early college education program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3105 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer, academic progress, and timely graduation of students in public higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3585 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to common admission application forms for institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3730 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the development of a statewide online education and career advising tool and to a study and report on certain courses offered for college credit to public school students. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 3904 85-0 (2017) Author: Schubert, Leighton | et. al. Relating to the automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions and eligibility for certain scholarships of a student who is the valedictorian of the student's high school graduating class. House: Higher Education Returned to Calendars Committee
SB 34 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to outcomes-based funding for general academic teaching institutions. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 284 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 338 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the first day of the school year for public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 825 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to school district discretion to administer college preparation assessment instruments to public school students at state cost. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 909 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for students enrolled in accelerated, affordable baccalaureate programs at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1041 85-0 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn Relating to prohibiting certain sex offenders from residing on the campus of a public or private institution of higher education. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1219 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to a requirement that the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board conduct an annual comprehensive evaluation of the impact of the top 10 percent automatic admissions law. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1271 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the development of a statewide online education and career advising tool and to a study and report on certain courses offered for college credit to public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1277 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to a requirement that online admission application forms for public institutions of higher education include a link to certain employment data relating to fields of study. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1355 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to the calculation of absences for truancy purposes and to attendance at truancy court adjudication hearings by certain parents. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1419 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to eliminating the automatic admission of students to certain public institutions of higher education and scholarships for certain students who qualify for automatic admission. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1531 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the expansion of the College Credit for Heroes program to lower-division public institutions of higher education offering degrees in certain fields. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1546 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the implementation of student financial assistance programs for veterans and their families. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
SB 1558 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions for valedictorians of certain high school graduating classes. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1782 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for returning adult students at public institutions of higher education and to the tuition rate that may be charged to those students for certain excessive undergraduate hours. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1794 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the elimination of a specific requirement that certain school districts develop and implement a plan to increase enrollment of the district's students at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1810 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to a limitation on the cost of an attendance credit under the public school finance system and the effect of such a limitation on the calculation of the rollback tax rate of a school district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1813 85-0 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn | et. al.
Sponsor: Turner, Chris
Relating to the adoption of common admission application forms for institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1845 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Blanco, César
Relating to the development of transferable degree or certificate program curricula for which qualified veterans or military service members may be awarded course credit based on military service. House: Higher Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1888 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to limitations on the automatic admission of students to general academic teaching institutions and on the admission of nonresident students to The University of Texas at Austin. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1899 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to common admission application forms for institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1903 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to statewide goals for dual credit programs provided by school districts. Senate: Education Committee report printed and distributed
SB 2086 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer of students and course credit within the public higher education system. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 2119 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to the automatic admission of students to general academic teaching institutions. Senate: Higher Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 2172 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to determination of resident status. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 11 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 61 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to a single common course numbering system for public institutions of higher education in this state. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 209 84-0 (2015) Author: Stickland, Jonathan Relating to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 298 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer, academic progress, and timely graduation of students in public higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 301 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the granting of undergraduate course credit by examination or assessment at public institutions of higher education; authorizing a fee. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 462 84-0 (2015) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to successful completion of dual credit courses as an alternative to compliance with end-of-course assessment requirements. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 505 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Relating to a prohibition of limitations on the number of dual credit courses or hours in which a public high school student may enroll. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 586 84-0 (2015) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 733 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 754 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the employment of individuals qualified for a veteran's employment preference. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 757 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the College Credit for Heroes program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 791 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al. Relating to a distance learning program at The University of Texas at Austin School of Law. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 951 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to a study conducted by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board on the qualification for and performance at institutions of higher education of certain students who completed certain mathematics courses during high school. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1054 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to developmental education programs under the Texas Success Initiative for public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 1160 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to certain data reported to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board by institutions of higher education for the purpose of compliance monitoring. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1411 84-0 (2015) Author: Rinaldi, Matt Relating to the cost of an attendance credit under the public school finance system. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1414 84-0 (2015) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to a prohibition of restrictions on the grade levels at which a public high school student may be eligible to enroll in a dual credit course. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1477 84-0 (2015) Author: Meyer, Morgan Relating to the cost of an attendance credit under the public school finance system. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1502 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for students enrolled in accelerated, affordable baccalaureate programs at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1611 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the exemption from the assessment requirements of the Texas Success Initiative for students who successfully complete certain college preparatory courses. House: Higher Education Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1612 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to a requirement that public institutions of higher education provide certain information to students and school districts regarding student performance on Texas Success Initiative assessment instruments. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 1672 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to requiring public institutions of higher education to request student disciplinary records for certain applicants for admission to the institution. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1811 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to a study of the participation of individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities in public higher education. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1951 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to tuition exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain active members of the armed forces of the United States and the dependent children of those members. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1959 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to a requirement that public school counselors provide parents with information regarding assessment instruments used in the admissions processes of colleges and universities. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1992 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Relating to the granting of undergraduate course credit by advanced placement examination at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2006 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to exemptions from immunization requirements for public school students and students at public institutions of higher education. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2195 84-0 (2015) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to the administration of college preparation assessment instruments to public school students at state cost. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2281 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César Relating to a feasibility study and report by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board regarding the establishment of a law school campus extension in El Paso. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2472 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to The University of Texas at Austin. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2740 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to the automatic admission of students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2790 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to measures to ensure certain adopted students are informed regarding their eligibility for tuition and fee exemptions at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2812 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the limit on junior college courses that a high school student may enroll in for dual credit and the calculation of average daily attendance for a school district or open-enrollment charter school. House: Public Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2976 84-0 (2015) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to the transportation allotments provided under the Foundation School Program to school districts that permit students to select a campus of attendance. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2996 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the employment of individuals qualified for a veteran's employment preference. House: Economic & Small Business Development Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3278 84-0 (2015) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to measures to support public school student academic achievement and career preparation, including measures to improve and support dual-credit courses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3367 84-0 (2015) Author: Raney, John Relating to the establishment of state authorization reciprocity agreements for postsecondary distance learning courses. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3384 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to the automatic admission of certain transfer students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3483 84-0 (2015) Author: Meyer, Morgan Relating to limitations on the automatic admission of students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3498 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to the development of transfer associate degree programs to facilitate the transfer of students from public junior colleges to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3587 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Scott Relating to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3748 84-0 (2015) Author: Farney, Marsha
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the coordination of educational support services for and information regarding students who are currently or were formerly placed in foster care. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 3844 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the administration of the scholarship program for certain students graduating in the top 10 percent of the students' high school graduating class. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3998 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César Relating to the expansion of the College Credit for Heroes demonstration program to lower-division public institutions of higher education offering degrees in certain fields. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4046 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the confidentiality of student records. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 4173 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to the date for publication of the factors considered for admission to a new graduate and professional program. House: Higher Education Laid on the table subject to call
SB 3 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al. Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 13 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie Don | et. al.
Relating to measures to support public school student academic achievement and high school, college, and career preparation, including measures to improve and support dual credit courses, the development of public outreach materials, and the development of postsecondary education and career counseling academies. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 22 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to outcomes-based funding for general academic teaching institutions. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 37 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to requiring the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to collect and study data on the participation of persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities at public institutions of higher education. House: Human Services
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 230 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 294 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to the coordination of educational support services for and information regarding students who are currently or were formerly placed in foster care. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 452 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to administering the Texas Success Initiative assessment instrument to certain public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 805 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Raney, John | et. al.
Relating to the employment of individuals qualified for a veteran's employment preference. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 806 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Susan Lewis
Relating to the College Credit for Heroes program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 877 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty. Filed
SB 1126 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to a prohibition of restrictions on the grade levels at which a public high school student may be eligible to enroll in a dual credit course. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1159 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to a prohibition of limitations on the number of dual credit courses or hours in which a public high school student may enroll. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1190 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the granting of undergraduate course credit by advanced placement examination at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1470 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Raney, John
Relating to the establishment of state authorization reciprocity agreements for postsecondary distance learning courses. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1543 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Frank, James
Relating to the admission of undergraduate students with nontraditional secondary education to public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1624 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Márquez, Marisa
Relating to a requirement that certain entering students at a general academic teaching institution receive information regarding mental health and suicide prevention services. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1656 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to the administration of the scholarship program for certain students graduating in the top 10 percent of the students' high school graduating class. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1769 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the period of days in which a student is enrolled in a school in the United States for purposes of determining a number of years for which the student may receive an alternative or exemption from student assessment. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1770 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to a single common course numbering system for public institutions of higher education in this state. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1776 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the exemption from the assessment requirements of the Texas Success Initiative for students who successfully complete certain college preparatory courses. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1856 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to confidentiality of student records. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 2031 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to the date for publication of the factors considered for admission to a new graduate and professional program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 5 83-0 (2013) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Relating to public school accountability, including assessment, and curriculum requirements; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 22 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the establishment of a public service requirement for undergraduate students, known as Service to Texas, at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 30 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer, academic progress, and timely graduation of students in public higher education; authorizing a fee. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 82 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to a single common course numbering system for public institutions of higher education in this state. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 539 83-0 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to repealing certain limitations on the automatic admission of undergraduate students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 565 83-0 (2013) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of entering students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 639 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to the eligibility requirements for admission of undergraduate students to a general academic teaching institution. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 726 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to a fixed tuition rate provided by general academic teaching institutions and public lower-division institutions of higher education to certain undergraduate students. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 874 83-0 (2013) Author: Lavender, George Relating to the eligibility requirements for admission of undergraduate students to a general academic teaching institution. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 895 83-0 (2013) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to access by a public institution of higher education to the criminal history record information of certain persons seeking to reside in on-campus housing. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1052 83-0 (2013) Author: Lavender, George | et. al. Relating to the automatic admission to a public institution of higher education of a child of a person who was killed or sustained a fatal injury in the line of duty in the United States armed forces. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1409 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the granting of undergraduate course credit by examination or assessment at public institutions of higher education; authorizing a fee. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1423 83-0 (2013) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al. Relating to multiple public school graduation plans for student success and economic competitiveness; creating an offense. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1611 83-0 (2013) Author: Perez, Mary Ann | et. al. Relating to the date by which certain entering students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education must receive a vaccination against bacterial meningitis. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1843 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to limitations on the automatic admission of undergraduate students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2099 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Relating to improving access to nursing education programs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2236 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to tuition and fee exemptions for certain military personnel and their dependents. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2550 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the consolidation of the Higher Education Enrollment Assistance Program and the Higher Education Assistance Plan and the transfer of certain enrollment assistance duties to institutions of higher education and to measures to enhance medical education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2551 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to the repeal of the Texas B-On-time student loan program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2555 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to a study and report regarding tuition and fee exemptions for certain military personnel and their dependents. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2711 83-0 (2013) Author: Perez, Mary Ann Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of public school students and of certain entering students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2821 83-0 (2013) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to a postsecondary education paths pilot program in certain independent school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3492 83-0 (2013) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to eliminating the automatic admission of students to certain public institutions of higher education and scholarships for certain students who qualify for automatic admission. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3518 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to long-term statewide planning to achieve the goals of the state's master plan for higher education, "Closing the Gaps." House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3519 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to providing information to entering undergraduate students at general academic teaching institutions to promote timely graduation. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3545 83-0 (2013) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to employment, higher education, and state purchasing programs for veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3662 83-0 (2013) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the Texas Workforce Innovation Needs Program; authorizing a fee. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HR 3012 83-0 (2013) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 5. Reported enrolled
SB 10 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to employment, higher education, and state purchasing programs for veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 62 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Laubenberg, Jodie
Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of entering students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education. House: Public Health
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 146 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to access by a public institution of higher education to the criminal history record information of certain persons seeking to reside in on-campus housing. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 436 83-0 (2013) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to administration of collegiate learning assessments to students at general academic teaching institutions. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 445 83-0 (2013) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to an informed student document for prospective students of certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 498 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Relating to applying credit earned by a student at a general academic teaching institution to an associate's degree at a lower-division institution of higher education previously attended by the student. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 788 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to a workforce high school diploma program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1054 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of public school students and of certain entering students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1464 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a postsecondary education paths pilot program in certain independent school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1530 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the admission of undergraduate students to public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1531 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to providing information to entering undergraduate students at certain general academic teaching institutions to promote timely graduation. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1618 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to public school accountability, including assessment, and curriculum requirements. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1710 83-0 (2013) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer of students within the public higher education system and the timely graduation of students from public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1737 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to employment, higher education, and state purchasing programs for veterans. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Vet Affairs & Military Installations
SR 1081 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 5. Reported enrolled
HB 9 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to student success-based funding for and reporting regarding public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 136 82-0 (2011) Author: Shelton, Mark | et. al. Relating to restrictions on dropping courses at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 452 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to temporary housing between academic terms for certain postsecondary students who have been under the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. House: Human Services
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 464 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim | et. al. Relating to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 743 82-0 (2011) Author: Sheffield, Ralph | et. al. Relating to requiring public institutions of higher education to notify the federal Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) regarding the withdrawal or nonattendance of certain foreign students. House: Higher Education Returned to committee
HB 808 82-0 (2011) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al. Relating to the identification of courses included in the common course numbering system to be offered by and the transferability of those courses among public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 845 82-0 (2011) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the computation of public high school grade point averages. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 946 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the identification of courses included in the common course numbering system to be offered by and the transferability of those courses among public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 992 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to excess undergraduate credit hours at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1193 82-0 (2011) Author: Woolley, Beverly Relating to the eligibility requirements for automatic admission of undergraduate students to four-year public institutions of higher education and to certain scholarship and reporting and notice requirements relating to automatic admission. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1212 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the collection and use of certain applicant information by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1244 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to developmental education and the assessment of student readiness under the Texas Success Initiative and to students enrolled in developmental education at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 1268 82-0 (2011) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the computation of public high school grade point averages. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1420 82-0 (2011) Author: Price, Walter "Four" | et. al. Relating to limitations on the number of courses that students may drop under certain circumstances at certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1460 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to measures to increase cost efficiency at public institutions of higher education and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, including the elimination of certain reporting and other requirements imposed on institutions or the coordinating board. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1484 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to prohibiting state funding to public junior colleges for physical education courses offered for joint high school and junior college credit. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1520 82-0 (2011) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to the determination of student priority in awarding TEXAS grants. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1557 82-0 (2011) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al. Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of first-time students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1816 82-0 (2011) Author: Howard, Charlie | et. al. Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of first-time students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2011 82-0 (2011) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to the admission of persons who are not legal residents of the United States to public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2625 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to developing a developmental education plan for students entering public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2909 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to increasing awareness in this state of the importance of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2913 82-0 (2011) Author: Munoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the operation of dropout recovery programs by certain public junior colleges in partnership with school districts. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3025 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to measures to facilitate the timely completion of degrees by students of public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 3286 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to a requirement that developmental coursework required for entering undergraduate students at four-year public institutions of higher education be completed at a public junior college. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3468 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the assessment of public school students for college readiness and developmental education courses to prepare students for college-level coursework. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3469 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to the periodic review and revision of college and career readiness standards in public education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3514 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to student eligibility for tuition rebates offered by general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3515 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the Texas Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (T-STEM) Challenge Scholarship program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3711 82-0 (2011) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to requirements for the coordinated admission program at The University of Texas at Austin. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 162 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to developing a developmental education plan for students entering public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 176 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to student eligibility for tuition rebates offered by general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 419 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to prohibiting state funding to public junior colleges for physical education courses offered for joint high school and junior college credit. House: Public Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 568 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon
Relating to access by a public institution of higher education to the criminal history record information of certain persons seeking to reside in on-campus housing. House: Higher Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 679 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to minimum educational qualifications for open-enrollment charter school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 945 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to authorizing a lower-division institution of higher education to award an associate degree to a student enrolled in a four-year public institution of higher education who previously attended the lower-division institution. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 975 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Munoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al.
Relating to the operation of dropout recovery programs by certain public junior colleges in partnership with school districts. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1009 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Sheffield, Ralph
Relating to requiring public institutions of higher education to notify the federal Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) regarding the withdrawal or nonattendance of certain foreign students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1092 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to creating a pilot project to reduce the need for developmental education required for certain students entering higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1107 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Sponsor: Howard, Charlie
Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of entering students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education. House: Public Health
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1261 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the operation of dropout recovery programs by public junior colleges in partnership with school districts. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 1396 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to measures to increase cost efficiency at public institutions of higher education and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, including the elimination of certain reporting and other requirements imposed on institutions or the coordinating board. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1499 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to advancement of college readiness in the public school curriculum through evaluations and recommendations of vertical teams composed of faculty members of institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1619 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie
Relating to participation of public high school students in college credit programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1705 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to temporary housing between academic terms for certain postsecondary students who have been under the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1726 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the development of measurable learning outcomes for undergraduate courses at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1728 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to a requirement that developmental coursework required for entering undergraduate students at four-year public institutions of higher education be completed at a public junior college. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1729 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the Texas Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (T-STEM) Challenge Scholarship program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1736 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Castro, Joaquin | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of the College Credit for Heroes program. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 50 81-0 (2009) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to information required to establish resident status in connection with tuition and fees charged by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 52 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to limitations on the automatic admission of undergraduate students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Considered in Calendars
HB 100 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to curriculum requirements in political science and American history at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 101 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Fred
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the formula funding for public institutions of higher education for certain credit hours that do not count toward a degree. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 152 81-0 (2009) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to providing for a student who qualifies for automatic admission to an institution of higher education to maintain that status for transferring between institutions in certain circumstances. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 156 81-0 (2009) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Relating to eliminating automatic admission to certain public institutions of higher education based on high school grade point average. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 203 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin | et. al. Relating to notice to certain public school high school seniors and their parents or guardians of automatic college admission. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 255 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to prohibiting admission by public institutions of higher education of applicants who are not lawfully authorized to be present in the United States. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 266 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to regulating the provision of benefits and services to, and the verification of the employment status of, immigrants and to enforcing laws relating to immigrants; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 269 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to course credit for certain students at a public institution of higher education. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 418 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Betty | et. al. Relating to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 577 81-0 (2009) Author: Sheffield, Ralph Relating to requiring public institutions of higher education to notify the federal Student Exchange and Visitor Information System (SEVIS) regarding the withdrawal or nonattendance of certain foreign students. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 708 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to higher education transfer practices, articulation agreements, policies for dropping courses, and special-purpose centers and to the formula funding for certain credit hours. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 993 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to enrollment requirements for the operation of Texas A&M University--San Antonio as a general academic teaching institution and the issuance of bonds for that institution. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1242 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to credit toward future coursework for tuition paid to a public institution of higher education for courses dropped by a student who is pregnant or gives birth to a child. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1262 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to increasing the number of undergraduate transfer students at general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1676 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to a general academic teaching institution that is a component institution of a university system. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1737 81-0 (2009) Author: Gonzales, Veronica Relating to the formula funding for public institutions of higher education for certain credit hours that do not count toward a degree. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1875 81-0 (2009) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to requiring a health benefit plan for enrollment at certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2143 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the establishment of a student outcomes pilot program at Alamo Community College. House: Higher Education No action taken in committee
HB 2422 81-0 (2009) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2424 81-0 (2009) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to exempting Lamar State College--Orange and Lamar State College--Port Arthur from certain requirements relating to student admissions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 3276 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Donna
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to a study of priorities for awards of TEXAS grants. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3294 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to assessing the effectiveness of certain developmental education courses for students enrolled in public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3296 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to alternative developmental education courses under the Texas Success Initiative for institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3570 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the provision of career and technology education as an optional supplement to the general academic program provided by public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3791 81-0 (2009) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to developing a developmental education plan for students entering public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3795 81-0 (2009) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the public awareness campaign promoting higher education and to additional financial aid for higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 3885 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a study of the effectiveness of the success initiative assessment and developmental coursework requirements and the implementation of a pilot program regarding student readiness for college-level work. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4051 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to an exemption from the curriculum requirements for automatic admission to public institutions of higher education for certain students affected by a natural disaster. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4254 81-0 (2009) Author: Miklos, Robert Relating to limitations on the tuition rate charged to certain transfer students at general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4482 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to a requirement of lawful presence in the United States for receipt of state educational benefits and to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4575 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to an exemption from accreditation for certain private postsecondary educational institutions offering professional law degrees in this state. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 46 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to tuition exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain students who volunteer for outreach programs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 155 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to reports regarding the consideration of certain factors by public and private institutions of higher education in admissions. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 175 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to certain general academic teaching institutions and to scholarship and other programs to facilitate enrollment at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 191 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to tuition and fee exemptions for undergraduate students eligible for automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 324 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the tuition rebate program for certain undergraduate students at general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 607 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to enrollment requirements for the operation of Texas A&M University--San Antonio as a general academic teaching institution and the issuance of bonds for that institution. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 668 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the establishment of a student mentorship pilot program at certain institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 819 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of certain first-time students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 850 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to information required to establish resident status in connection with tuition and fees charged by public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1250 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the administration of certain programs to assist certain foster children in obtaining postsecondary education and training. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1343 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Gonzales, Veronica
Relating to the formula funding for public institutions of higher education for certain credit hours that do not count toward a degree. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1394 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to notification of an applicant for admission to a general academic teaching institution regarding the availability of degree programs in the applicant's preferred major field of study offered by other institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1549 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the calculation by a school district of a high school student's grade point average. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 1559 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the public awareness campaign promoting higher education. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 1561 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to developing a developmental education plan for students entering public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1567 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to creating a pilot project to reduce the need for developmental education required for certain students entering higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1728 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Relating to the administration of and eligibility for the Joint Admissions Medical Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1764 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Cohen, Ellen
Relating to the dissemination of information regarding the cost of attending public and private institutions of higher education and regarding the availability of financial aid to assist in paying that cost. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1801 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to orientation programs for new students at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1819 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the establishment of a student outcomes pilot program at Alamo Community College. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 2210 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the formula funding for public institutions of higher education for certain credit hours that do not count toward a degree. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 2258 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to intensive summer programs for public school students and to college readiness programs at public institutions of higher education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 39 80-0 (2007) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al. Relating to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 78 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to limitations on the automatic admission of undergraduate students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 86 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to tuition rebates provided by general academic teaching institutions to students who participate in the Reserve Officers' Training Corps. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 104 80-0 (2007) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to information required to establish resident status in connection with tuition and fees charged by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 116 80-0 (2007) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to limitations on the number of courses that students may drop under certain circumstances at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 141 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 159 80-0 (2007) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Returned to committee
HB 212 80-0 (2007) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Relating to eliminating automatic admission to certain public institutions of higher education based on high school grade point average. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 317 80-0 (2007) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to a study regarding the issuance of revenue bonds for certain campuses and centers of institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 383 80-0 (2007) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to providing for a student who qualifies for automatic admission to an institution of higher education to maintain that status for transferring between institutions in certain circumstances. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 396 80-0 (2007) Author: Cook, Byron | et. al. Relating to the development of a standard method of computing a student's high school grade point average. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 400 80-0 (2007) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 415 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to a general academic teaching institution that is a component institution of a university system. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 500 80-0 (2007) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to notice to certain public school high school seniors and their parents or guardians of automatic college admission. House: Public Education Considered in Calendars
HB 589 80-0 (2007) Author: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the student enrollment required for certain institutions of higher education to operate as general academic teaching institutions and to receive certain revenue. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 695 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the effect of changes in high school enrollment on the eligibility of a graduating high school student for automatic admission to a general academic teaching institution. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 794 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to exempting certain general academic teaching institutions from the requirement that certain high school graduates be granted automatic admission. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1133 80-0 (2007) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to the effect of changes in enrollment due to military service on state appropriations for public junior colleges. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1186 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al. Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1635 80-0 (2007) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to agreements for the automatic admission to public institutions of higher education of certain undergraduate transfer students and to reports by those institutions of information relating to the transfer students. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1916 80-0 (2007) Author: Gonzales, Veronica Relating to requiring all public institutions of higher education to use the common course numbering system. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2031 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the student enrollment required for the issuance of certain revenue bonds for facilities at the University of North Texas Dallas Campus. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2369 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to a study of developmental education provided by public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2372 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the computation of a student's high school grade point average. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2650 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the creation and administration of the teacher, engineer, or professional nurse undergraduate education scholarship program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2778 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to increasing the number of transfer students at general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3120 80-0 (2007) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al. Relating to automatic admission to institutions of higher education for children of certain public servants killed in the line of duty. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3321 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to requiring a health benefit plan for enrollment at a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3450 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to coordination of postsecondary curricula and to an academic planning Internet website to support academic progress by students enrolled at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3826 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to high school curriculum requirements for admission to public institutions of higher education and to the admission to public institutions of higher education of the children of certain public servants killed in the line of duty. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3829 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al. Relating to information required to establish resident status in connection with tuition and fees charged by public institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3851 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the admission of high school graduates and undergraduate transfer students to certain institutions of higher education, the computation of a student's high school grade point average for purposes of determining eligibility for admission, and policies to promote the admission of undergraduate transfer students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 101 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 128 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 211 80-0 (2007) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the student enrollment required for certain university system centers to operate as general academic teaching institutions. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 372 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to notice regarding the availability of programs under which a student may earn college credit in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 557 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to reports regarding the consideration of certain factors by public and private institutions of higher education in admissions. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 1145 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the computation of a student's high school grade point average. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1569 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to a general academic teaching institution that is a component institution of a university system. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1570 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the eligibility of an undergraduate student for automatic admission to public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1571 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to requiring a minimum SAT or ACT score as a prerequisite to the automatic admission of an undergraduate student to certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1902 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of certain first-time students at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education No action taken in subcommittee
SB 2006 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to admissions to public law schools in this state. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
HB 19 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to tuition and fee rebates for timely completion of degree programs offered by general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 37 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to a general academic teaching institution that is a component institution of a university system. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 64 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the automatic admission to public institutions of higher education of certain undergraduate transfer students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Reported from s/c favorably with amendments
HB 130 79-0 (2005) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al. Relating to undergraduate course credit granted by certain public institutions of higher education for completion of the international baccalaureate diploma program. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 397 79-0 (2005) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to providing for a student who qualifies for automatic admission to an institution of higher education to maintain that status for transferring between institutions in certain circumstances. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 609 79-0 (2005) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to tuition rebate incentives for persons who complete certain degree and certificate programs without excessive credit hours. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 656 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 750 79-0 (2005) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Relating to admission to certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 903 79-0 (2005) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to notice to certain public school high school seniors and their parents or guardians of automatic college admission. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 992 79-0 (2005) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to nursing degree requirements for a licensed paramedic. House: Higher Education No action taken in committee
HB 1046 79-0 (2005) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1113 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Public Education Scheduled for public hearing on . . . .
HB 1170 79-0 (2005) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the award of higher education course credit for the completion of certain military training and to readmission to a public institution of higher education of students who withdraw to perform active military service. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1172 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to policies and measures to promote timely graduation of students from public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1443 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to exempting certain general academic teaching institutions from the requirement that certain high school graduates be granted automatic admission. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1482 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to reports regarding the use of race, color, ethnicity, or national origin by public institutions of higher education in admissions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1630 79-0 (2005) Author: McReynolds, Jim
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to an excused absence from a public institution of higher education for a person called to active military service. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2288 79-0 (2005) Author: King, Tracy Relating to the award of graduate, postgraduate, or professional degree program course credit by public institutions of higher education to certain school district employees. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2330 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education and to certain other practices and procedures concerning the admission process. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . .
HB 2332 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the tuition rebate program for certain undergraduates at certain public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2372 79-0 (2005) Author: King, Tracy Relating to a college entrance examination preparation pilot program. House: Higher Education Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2631 79-0 (2005) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the removal of certain restrictions imposed on the programs, enrollment, and admission policies of The University of Texas at Dallas. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3074 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to the number of semester credit hours required for completion of a baccalaureate degree program at a general academic teaching institution. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3218 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to reports regarding participation in higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3223 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to admission to the Joint Admission Medical Program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HCR 246 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Fred Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections to H.B. No. 1172. Received from the House
SB 30 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Brown, Fred
Relating to a pilot project to award incentives to students contracting to graduate in a timely manner from public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 31 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Brown, Fred
Relating to the creation of a work-study student mentorship program at certain institutions of higher education and to certain student financial aid program requirements. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 33 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to graduate stipends awarded as part of the Texas B-On-time loan program. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 34 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the governing board of a state university or state university system and to the tuition rebate program for certain undergraduates at certain state institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 35 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to a study regarding credit hour requirements for undergraduate certificate and degree programs at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 111 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Smith, Todd
Relating to undergraduate course credit granted by public institutions of higher education to high school students and to the computation of the grade point average of high school students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 126 79-0 (2005) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Keffer, Bill
Relating to the discipline, conduct, and transfer of public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 254 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to the removal of certain restrictions imposed on the programs, enrollment, and admission policies of The University of Texas at Dallas. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 296 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank
Relating to the operation of Texas A&M University--San Antonio, including the student enrollment required for operation as an independent general academic teaching institution and supplemental funding of the university. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 302 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to reports regarding participation in higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 303 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to notice of factors used in admissions and scholarship decisions at certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 320 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to admission to certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 333 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education and to certain other practices and procedures concerning the admission process. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 502 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to common undergraduate admission application forms for public institutions of higher education in this state. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 936 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to practices of school districts that concern the admission process to institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 966 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to programs to recruit, train, and license nurses and other health care professionals in this state. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 1227 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to public and private postsecondary educational institutions, including enrollment in those educational institutions, payment of the costs of attending those educational institutions, and financial aid and other measures to assist students to pay those costs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1247 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Brown, Fred
Relating to admission to the Joint Admission Medical Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1278 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a college entrance examination preparation pilot program. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 1300 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to an excused absence from a public institution of higher education for a person called to active military service. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1398 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the eligibility of a student for a tuition equalization grant. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 1446 79-0 (2005) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to public school admission and enrollment. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1475 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to prerequisites to an institution of higher education increasing designated tuition. Senate: Education No action taken in subcommittee
SB 1546 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the admission of students to general academic teaching institutions. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1734 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the readmission of a student to an institution of higher education who leaves the institution to enter military service. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Left pending in committee
SB 1809 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Sponsor: Seaman, Gene
Relating to statewide evaluation of tech-prep consortia. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1852 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to consideration of a person's eligibility for a tuition and fee exemption for certain veterans or their family members in determining whether to admit the person into a certificate or degree program of a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 98 79-1 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to prohibiting discrimination based on a student's secondary school in awarding certain financial aid for higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 91 78-0 (2003) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the automatic admission of certain undergraduate transfer students. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 256 78-0 (2003) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to excused absences for religious holy days for students in institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 365 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to an exemption from or refund of tuition and fees for certain lower-division students enrolled at Texas Southern University and Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 415 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to state funding of courses offered for joint high school and junior college credit. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 484 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to automatic admission to graduate or professional degree programs at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 506 78-0 (2003) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the tuition charged by institutions of higher education for high school students enrolled in college-level courses. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 531 78-0 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to tuition rebate incentives for persons who complete certain degree and certificate programs without excessive credit hours. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 564 78-0 (2003) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to an exemption for certain military personnel and veterans from the requirements of the Texas Academic Skills Program. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
HB 612 78-0 (2003) Author: Castro, Joaquin | et. al. Relating to notice to certain public school high school seniors and their parents or guardians of automatic college admission. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 613 78-0 (2003) Author: Castro, Joaquin | et. al. Relating to requiring institutions of higher education to use uniform grading methods for each class or section of the same course. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 682 78-0 (2003) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al. Relating to permitting certain military dependents to qualify for automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations Left pending in committee
HB 757 78-0 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the continuation of the higher education assistance pilot program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 760 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to requiring uniform admissions standards for undergraduate student admissions to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 838 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to student preparedness for higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 944 78-0 (2003) Author: King, Phil | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the admission to public institutions of higher education of students with nontraditional secondary educations. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1057 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to providing for a student who qualifies for automatic admission to an institution of higher education to maintain that status for transferring between institutions in certain circumstances. House: Higher Education Meeting cancelled
HB 1212 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to limitations on the number of foreign students who may be enrolled in a graduate or professional degree program at a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1753 78-0 (2003) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to academic skills assessment of and developmental education for undergraduate students entering public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1890 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to tuition rebates to certain undergraduate students who graduate from an institution of higher education without excessive semester credit hours. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2507 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2740 78-0 (2003) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the collection of ethnicity information from Asian applicants for admission to a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2755 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to public school finance. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2815 78-0 (2003) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the consideration of race, ethnicity, or national origin in certain actions and decisions of public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3239 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to a study by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of procedures and programs for high school students to earn appropriate college course credit, admission, and placement in institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3375 78-0 (2003) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to the repeal of the Texas Academic Skills Program and establishing the Success Initiative. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HR 1851 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 86. Reported enrolled
SB 86 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Point of order sustained
SB 258 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to the tuition charged by institutions of higher education for high school students enrolled in college-level courses. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 723 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to tuition rebates to certain undergraduate students who graduate from an institution of higher education without excessive semester credit hours. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 766 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a pilot program to monitor the postsecondary educational plans of seniors at certain public high schools. Senate: Education Reported from s/c favorably with amendments
SB 814 78-0 (2003) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Haggerty, Pat
Relating to an exemption for certain military personnel and veterans from the requirements of the Texas Academic Skills Program. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 950 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to reimbursement by school districts for developmental courses or programs taken by certain former district students at certain public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1008 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to preferential admission to graduate or professional degree programs at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Education
SB 1128 78-0 (2003) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al.
Sponsor: Brown, Fred
Relating to the administration of the Joint Admission Medical Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 4 78-1 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 27 78-1 (2003) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the automatic admission to public institutions of higher education of certain undergraduate transfer students. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 38 78-1 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to automatic admissions to public institutions of higher education by certain high school graduates. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 47 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the automatic admission of certain undergraduate transfer students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
No action taken in committee
HB 112 77-0 (2001) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to curriculum requirements for admission to general academic teaching institutions and for high school graduation. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 286 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the admission to institutions of higher education of students with nontraditional secondary educations. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 400 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to assisting prospective students in enrolling in institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 571 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick Relating to concurrent enrollment agreements between junior colleges and private high schools. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 843 77-0 (2001) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to the admissions standards applicable to public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 954 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to consideration of kinship to a student, former student, or donor in admissions to public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1029 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the implementation of an on-campus provisional admission program at The University of Texas at Austin. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1212 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to installment payments of tuition and fees by a student enrolled for a summer session at a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1359 77-0 (2001) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the transfer of course credit between public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1387 77-0 (2001) Author: Dukes, Dawnna
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the application of the higher education uniform admission policy to graduates of certain special high school programs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1435 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the performance indicators used for purposes of public school accountability. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1565 77-0 (2001) Author: Crabb, Joe Relating to the admission of top high school graduates to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1641 77-0 (2001) Author: Rangel, Irma
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to providing certain students with an equal opportunity to enroll in or receive a competitive scholarship for a graduate or professional degree program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1645 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the use of certain transferred freshman-level credit courses to satisfy the requirements of the Texas Academic Skills Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1942 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al. Relating to permitting certain military dependents to qualify for automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1946 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo | et. al. Relating to the consideration of certain tests and assessment instruments in admissions to public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1984 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to enacting the Uniform Student Admission Act to ensure the fair and uniform treatment of all applicants for undergraduate admission to a general academic teaching institution. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2041 77-0 (2001) Author: Hawley, Judy Relating to permitting certain military dependents to qualify for automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2109 77-0 (2001) Author: Farrar, Jessica
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to exempting certain higher education students from the TASP test based on the student's high school grade point average in college preparatory courses. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2344 77-0 (2001) Author: Oliveira, Rene
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the number of entering freshmen that may enroll at The University of Texas at Brownsville. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2386 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to automatic admission to graduate or professional degree programs at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2483 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the treatment of Texas residents in higher education admissions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2547 77-0 (2001) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to an exemption from or refund of tuition and fees for certain lower-division students enrolled at Texas Southern University and Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2705 77-0 (2001) Author: Reyna, Arthur Relating to the use of a spell checker during the TASP test by students with learning disabilities. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2726 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to a study of the effect of air pollution on school absenteeism. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2949 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to state review of and funding for certain junior college courses offered for joint college and high school credit. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2974 77-0 (2001) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to state review of and funding for certain junior college courses offered for joint college and high school credit. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3053 77-0 (2001) Author: Rangel, Irma Relating to development of state policies and strategies for postsecondary education in this state. House: Higher Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3124 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to the consideration of certain tests and assessment instruments in admissions to public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education No action taken in committee
HB 3253 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the collection of certain student information by a school district or open-enrollment charter school. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3620 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to the replacement of the Texas Academic Skills Program with a developmental education program. House: Higher Education Withdrawn from schedule
SB 573 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al.
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to a public awareness campaign to promote the value and availability of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 621 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Relating to providing certain students with an equal opportunity to enroll in or receive a competitive scholarship for a graduate or professional degree program. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 752 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the application of the higher education uniform admission policy to graduates of certain special high school programs. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 940 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al.
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to the establishment of the Joint Admission Medical Program to assist certain economically disadvantaged students in preparing for and succeeding in medical school. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 974 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1141 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to eliminating the Texas Academic Skills Program and allowing institutions to select a test to assess students' proficiency and need for remediation. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1274 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the establishment of the Texas first-generation scholars program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1817 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to a plan to increase enrollment of public school students in institutions of higher education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SR 1186 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Directing deans of public law schools in Texas to study ways to enhance the representation of students from low-income backgrounds and report to the Texas Senate Education Committee. Reported enrolled
HB 198 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the consideration of certain matters in admissions to public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 546 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the use of standardized test scores in making admissions determinations and in awarding scholarships and financial aid for certain persons at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 547 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the use of standardized test scores in making admissions determinations and in awarding scholarships and financial aid at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1106 76-0 (1999) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to the consideration of race, ethnicity, or national origin in certain actions and decisions of public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1128 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry | et. al. Relating to programs for admission by performance to graduate degree programs in law, medicine, and other professional fields. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1178 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to enrollment of expelled students in school districts. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 1257 76-0 (1999) Author: Rangel, Irma Relating to the indemnification of certain personnel of certain institutions of higher education for admissions activities. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1266 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the automatic admission of certain undergraduate transfer students. House: Higher Education Considered in Calendars
HB 1678 76-0 (1999) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the creation of a uniform strategy to attract a student population that reflects the population of the state at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 1804 76-0 (1999) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the automatic admission to certain public institutions of higher education of certain graduates of high schools operated by the United States Department of Defense. House: Higher Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective with Fall Semester 2000
HB 1902 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the use of standardized assessments as criteria for admission to public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2011 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the administration of the Texas Academic Skills Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 2016 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to the waiver for certain high school students of tuition fees for concurrent enrollment in junior college courses and of fees for skills tests of students entering public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2097 76-0 (1999) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to requiring an application for admission to a public institution of higher education as a requirement for graduation from high school. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2326 76-0 (1999) Author: Hardcastle, Rick Relating to the school district equalized wealth level. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2358 76-0 (1999) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2591 76-0 (1999) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to skills assessment and placement testing of undergraduate students entering public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2592 76-0 (1999) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to notification to students of the law that grants automatic college admission to certain students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2723 76-0 (1999) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to the prohibition against the collection of certain information. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2770 76-0 (1999) Author: Rangel, Irma Relating to providing certain students with an equal opportunity to enroll in or receive a competitive scholarship for a graduate or professional degree program. House: Higher Education Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2913 76-0 (1999) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the admission to institutions of higher education of students with nontraditional secondary educations. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3073 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the admission of scholarship athletes to institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3192 76-0 (1999) Author: Moreno, Joe Relating to the provision of private community-based dropout recovery education programs to provide alternative education programs for students at risk of dropping out of school. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3380 76-0 (1999) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to preferences for public housing applicants who comply with compulsory school attendance requirements. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3653 76-0 (1999) Author: Oliveira, Rene
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to compensatory education and accelerated instruction in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on intent calendar
SB 282 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the automatic admission of certain undergraduate transfer students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 510 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to notification to students of the law that grants automatic college admission to certain students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective with 1999-2000 school year
SB 625 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the indemnification of certain personnel of certain institutions of higher education for admissions activities. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 626 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the consideration of race, ethnicity, or national origin in certain actions and decisions of public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 636 76-0 (1999) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al. Relating to concurrent enrollment agreements between junior colleges and private high schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 809 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the establishment and use of the educationally or economically disadvantaged student recruitment and retention fund; making an appropriation. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1330 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to limiting the assignment of a student to a particular class under certain circumstances. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 1356 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to providing certain students with an equal opportunity to enroll in or receive a competitive scholarship for a graduate or professional degree program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1670 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the support of a child enrolled in courses for joint high school and junior college credit. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
SB 1753 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the automatic admission of certain high school graduates to public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Ed. by President
SB 1784 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Moreno, Joe
Relating to school district use of community-based dropout recovery education programs to provide alternative education programs for certain students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
SB 1853 76-0 (1999) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to reports on the degree, certificate, or other enrollment status of public junior college students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 26 70-0 (1987) Author: Roberts, Ted Relating to the admissions requirements at Corpus Christi State University. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 102 70-0 (1987) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and applied science at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 1385 70-0 (1987) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and applied science at institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to subcommittee
HB 2348 70-0 (1987) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the calculation of average daily attendance. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2533 70-0 (1987) Author: Johnson, Sam Relating to certain requirements that must be met by a male under age 26 years of age to be eligible to enroll at an institution of higher education and to receive financial assistance. House: Higher Education Comm. laid on table subj. to call
SB 30 70-0 (1987) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the admissions requirements at Corpus Christi State University. Senate: Education Referred to Special Subcommittee
SB 91 70-0 (1987) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and applied science at institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Special Subcommittee
SB 182 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Chet
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and science at institutions of higher education; authorizing appropriations. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 972 70-0 (1987) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and applied science at institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. Senate: Education Referred to Special Subcommittee
SB 993 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the testing of and remedial education opportunities for students at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Reported favorably with substitute
HB 431 69-0 (1985) Author: McKenna, Jan Relating to exempting a child from compulsory school attendance on the basis of the religious beliefs of the child's parent or guardian. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 819 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the creation of a fund to be used for recruitment of women and members of minority groups into engineering programs of institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1525 69-0 (1985) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Sharp, John
Relating to the reports on student enrollment required to be made by the chief executive officer of each institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1537 69-0 (1985) Author: Hill, Patricia Relating to students at an institution of higher education who are absent from classes on a religious holy day. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2275 69-0 (1985) Author: Saunders, Robert Relating to excused absences for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2429 69-0 (1985) Author: Adkisson, Tommy Relating to postsecondary educational entrance examinations for handicapped persons. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HCR 260 69-0 (1985) Author: Hill, Patricia Permitting the conferees on SB738 to add text. House passage reported
SB 276 69-0 (1985) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to the creation of a fund to be used for recruitment of women and members of minority groups into engineering programs of institutions of higher education and to the powers and duties of the Commissioner of Education; authorizing appropriations. Senate: Education Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 624 69-0 (1985) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to examinations and competency standards required for admission into an approved teacher education program for certification as a teacher and for certification as an administrator. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 738 69-0 (1985) Author: Uribe, Hector
Sponsor: Hill, Patricia
Relating to the effect of students' absence from an institution of higher education on a religious holy day and to the duties of such institutions with respect to such absences. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
HB 73 69-2 (1986) Author: Oliver, Jesse Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and applied science at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 904 68-0 (1983) Author: Fox, Milton E. Relating to compulsory school attendance. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 2094 68-0 (1983) Author: Smith, Terral
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Relating to postsecondary educational entrance examinations for handicapped persons. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
No action taken
HB 454 67-0 (1981) Author: Polk, Mary
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to an exemption from immunization requirements for active duty armed forces personnel applying for admission to an institution of higher education or any elementary or secondary school. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 529 67-0 (1981) Author: Laney, James Relating to the admission of nonresident students to public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Committee on Higher Education
HB 1912 67-0 (1981) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to the preparation or use of fraudulent reports at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 2088 67-0 (1981) Author: Jones, Neal T. Relating to requiring payment of a credentials evaluation fee for all foreign students seeking admission to state institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Committee on Higher Education
HB 2383 67-0 (1981) Author: Polk, Mary Relating to immunization required for admission to public schools and public institutions of higher education. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
SB 44 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to admission of foreign students to public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Postponed
SB 1063 67-0 (1981) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to requiring payment of a credentials evaluation fee for all foreign students seeking admission to state institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 666 66-0 (1979) Author: Robnett, Nolan Relating to the expulsion of certain foreign students from public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Coauthor authorized
HB 836 66-0 (1979) Author: Clark, Bill Relating to concurrent enrollment at two or more institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Committee on Education
HB 906 66-0 (1979) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to the combined Mandatory Student Services Fees to be charged a student registering at more than one institution within a System of higher education. House: Higher Education Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 284 66-0 (1979) Author: Short, E.L.
Sponsor: Robnett, Nolan
Relating to the expulsion of certain foreign students from public institutions of higher education and defining a phrase. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 532 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Caraway, Bill
Relating to small classes offered at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 699 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the admission of foreign students to public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
SB 986 66-0 (1979) Author: Vale, Bob
Sponsor: Ezzell, Michael H.
Relating to immunization and reports on immunization of persons attending elementary or secondary schools or institutions of higher education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 6 65-0 (1977) Author: Head, Fred Relating to admission of students to certain state-supported medical schools and to private medical schools who receive funds from the state or whose students receive frunds from the state for providing medical education to Texas students who contract to engage in a general or family practice of medicine in sparsely populated cities or rural areas after licensing. House: Higher Education Referred to Committee on Higher Education
HB 72 65-0 (1977) Author: Head, Fred Relating to admission of students to certain State supported medical schools and to private medical schools who receive funds from the State or whose students receive funds from the State requiring all students to contract with the State to practice in rural or underserved urban area for at least two years after graduation and residency. House: Higher Education Referred to Committee on Higher Education
HB 73 65-0 (1977) Author: Head, Fred Relating to admission of students to certain State supported medical schools and to private medical schools who receive funds from the State or whose students receive funds from the State requiring all students to contract with the State to practice in the State of Texas for at least two years after graduation and residency. House: Higher Education Referred to Committee on Higher Education
HB 102 65-0 (1977) Author: Reyes, Ben T. Relating to the establishment of programs of recruitment and support services for educationally disadvantaged students in public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 306 65-0 (1977) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the establishment of programs of recruitment and support services for educationally disadvantaged students in public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Reported from committee favorably substituted
SB 413 65-0 (1977) Author: Meier, Bill Relating to admission to public schools of law. Senate: Education Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 856 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the admission of foreign students to public institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1343 64-0 (1975) Author: Pentony, Joe Relating to the admission of students to state-supported medical schools. House: Higher Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 2136 64-0 (1975) Author: Head, Fred
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Relating to the admission of students to certain state-supported medical schools and to private medical schools who receive funds from the state or whose students receive funds from the state for providing medical education to Texas students who contract to engage in a general or family practice of medicine in sparsely populated cities or rural areas after licensing. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days
SR 418 64-0 (1975) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Creating an interim committee to study law school admission policies. Senate: Administration
HB 471 63-0 (1973) Author: Williamson, Billy H. Relating to the authority of the Coordinating Board, Texas College and University System, to set enrollment limits at state-supported institutions of higher education. House: Education Subcommittee hearing date
SB 356 63-0 (1973) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the provision of educational opportunities in junior colleges for certain disadvantaged persons; providing criteria for programs; providing for funding. House: Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 46 62-0 (1971) Author: Presnal, Bill Relating to providing that a spouse of a teacher, professor, or other employee at a state-supported institution of higher education is not entitled, as such, to an exemption from the residency requirement which applies to the payment of tuition and fees.
HB 794 62-0 (1971) Author: Bynum, Ben Relating to the selection of applicants for admission to state-supported institutions of higher education with limited enrollments.
HB 1221 62-0 (1971) Author: Williamson, Billy H. Relating to the power of the Coordinating Board, Texas College and University System, to set enrollment limits at state-supported institutions of higher education.
SB 27 62-0 (1971) Author: Brooks, Chet | et. al.
Sponsor: Lombardino, Frank
Relating to the immunization of persons attending elementary or secondary schools or institutions of higher education.
SB 971 62-0 (1971) Author: Brooks, Chet | et. al.
Sponsor: Lombardino, Frank
Relating to the immunization of persons attending elementary or secondary schools or institutions of higher education, and to the authority of the State Board of Health to modify immunization requirements for admission to school.
SB 976 62-0 (1971) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to the immunizations of persons attending elementary or secondary or institutions of higher education.
HB 1063 61-0 (1969) Author: Carrillo, Sr., Oscar Relating to authorizing school districts to furnish transportation for certain college or university students.
HB 846 60-0 (1967) Author: Rosson, Renal B. Relating to the scholastic age of children commencing school.
SB 440 60-0 (1967) Author: Parkhouse, George M. | et. al. Relating to authorizing the establishment of a Technical University at the Southwest Center for Advanced Studies in Dallas and Collin counties, with powers to award degrees.
HB 493 59-0 (1965) Author: Edwards, Elder McKenzie "Mack" Relating to providing that no persons other than males shall be admitted to or registered by the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas during the fall or spring term for the purpose of regular full-time study; amending certain Statutes.
HB 730 58-0 (1963) Author: Doke, H. Maurice | et. al. Relating to providing that no state-supported medical school shall refuse enrollment to any applicant who has a scholastic average of 2.0, or better, from any accredited school, and who meets all other scholastic prerequisites for admission to such schools.
HB 726 57-0 (1961) Author: Sandahl, Jr., Charles L. Relating to requiring inoculation for polio of first grade students in the public schools.
HB 986 57-0 (1961) Author: Struve, Joseph Daniel | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Act relating to the filing of oaths with the registrar or president of any State-supported college or university as a prerequisite to registration.
SB 63 56-0 (1959) Author: Bradshaw, Floyd Francis Relating to providing for an affidavit signed by a doctor registered and licensed under the Medical Practice Act of Texas, in lieu of requiring vaccination or inoculation for admission to public schools and state-supported institutions of higher learning.
SB 250 55-0 (1957) Author: Bradshaw, Floyd Francis Relating to providing that no form of vaccination or inoculation shall be made a condition precedent for the admission of a person to any public or private school or college in this state, or for the exercise of any right, the performance of any duty, or the enjoyment of any privilege; providing further that it shall be unlawful for any board, physician or person to compel another by the use of physical force to submit to the operation of vaccinations of any kind.
HB 304 53-0 (1953) Author: Bradshaw, Floyd Francis | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes by changing and fixing the time for permissible transfer of scholastics on parental applications.
HB 747 51-0 (1949) Author: Crosthwait, John L. | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful for any person to enter or enroll in any State University or State College without first signing a statement that he is not a member of the Communist, Facist, or Nazi Party; providing a penalty; fixing an operative date for this Act; repealing all laws in conflict herewith.
HB 837 51-0 (1949) Author: Hanna, Sam C. | et. al. Relating to regulating and providing safeguards in the employment and admission of persons in State-supported universities and colleges; to provide for an oath; to provide for the expulsion or dismissal of certain students and employees under certain conditions; providing for appeal.
HB 152 50-0 (1947) Author: Wiseman, Albert Patrick | et. al. Relating to providing for a method whereby the governing boards of State institutions of higher learning shall enroll or admit resident and non-resident students in certain order of preference.
HB 604 49-0 (1945) Author: Proffer, Robert L. "Bob" Relating to regulating College entrance requirements in all colleges and universities supported in whole or in part by funds of the State of Texas.
SB 393 47-0 (1941) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to regulating College entrance requirements in all colleges and universities supported in whole or in part by funds of the State of Texas.
HB 374 46-0 (1939) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. | et. al. Relating to providing for the holding of college entrance examination, etc.
HB 42 40-1 (1927) Author: Harman, William Murdock | et. al. Relating to providing for a system of public education in the State of Texas including the establishment, government, operation, maintenance, management and control of an University and an Agricultural and Mechanical College and all matters incident thereto.
SB 269 36-0 (1919) Author: Gibson, Flavius M. | et. al. Relating to amending certain statute compelling attendance upon public schools of Texas by children between the ages of 8 and 14 years. House: Education
Senate: Educational Affairs
HB 788 35-0 (1917) Author: Miller, Barry Relating to the law relating to school attendance officers.
SB 473 33-0 (1913) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to defining and prohibiting blacklisting of students and to prescribe penalties.

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