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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 170 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 242 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.
  Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 341 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring certain textbook publishers to offer electronic textbooks.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 350 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 48 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased, used, or consumed by certain university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Co-author authorized
SB 810 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the purchase and use of open educational resources.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
  Sponsor: Howard, Donna
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1159 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting course materials purchased, used, or consumed by certain students from the sales and use tax.
  Author: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 337 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for books and magazines purchased, used, or consumed by certain university and college students.
  Author: Gonz├ílez, Mary
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 491 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.
  Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 641 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.
  Author: Canales, Terry | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 728 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for a limited period.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 926 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study and report regarding the use of open-source instructional materials at public institutions of higher education.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 927 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring certain textbook publishers to offer electronic textbooks.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 2811 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the essential knowledge and skills of the required public school curriculum, the administration of and reports relating to assessment instruments administered to public school students, the instructional materials allotment, and proclamations for the production of instructional materials.
  Author: King, Ken
  Sponsor: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Co-sponsor authorized
SB 157 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased, used, or consumed by certain university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance
SB 232 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.
  Author: Schwertner, Charles
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance
SB 915 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment and administration by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of a textbook affordability pilot program at a public institution of higher education.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Sponsor: Zerwas, John
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 230 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for a limited period.
  Author: Isaac, Jason | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 603 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting certain textbooks for university and college courses from the sales and use tax.
  Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 854 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased by university and college students from the sales tax for a limited period.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 902 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for books and magazines purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students.
  Author: Gonz├ílez, Mary
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
SB 46 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for a limited period.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 33 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to measures to increase the affordability of textbooks used for courses at public or private institutions of higher education.
  Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
HB 455 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased by university and college students from the sales tax for a limited period.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 537 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to fair treatment of all providers of instructional materials to students enrolled at public institutions of higher education.
  Author: Brown, Fred
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 766 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks for university and college courses from the sales tax.
  Author: Lozano, J. M.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 3094 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of textbook loan programs at public institutions of higher education in this state.
  Author: Vo, Hubert
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 3578 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to clarification of the authorized uses for loans under public institution of higher education emergency loan programs.
  Author: Gonzales, Larry
  Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 52 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased by university and college students from the sales tax for a limited period.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1005 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to fair treatment of all providers of instructional materials to students enrolled at public institutions of higher education.
  Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 20 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks for university and college courses from the sales tax.
  Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 325 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased by university and college students from the sales tax for a limited period.
  Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1096 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of notice regarding the availability of higher education textbooks through multiple retailers.
  Author: Vo, Hubert | et. al.
  Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1099 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to measures to increase the affordability of textbooks used for courses at public institutions of higher education.
  Author: Vo, Hubert
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 1332 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to responsibility for public school textbooks and technological equipment and to failure by students to return textbooks or technological equipment.
  Author: Maldonado, Diana | et. al.
  Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1733 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to prohibiting inducements to employees of a public institution of higher education for requiring or recommending textbooks or instructional materials.
  Author: Vo, Hubert
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 1803 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks for university and college courses from the sales tax.
  Author: Bohac, Dwayne
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1849 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased by university and college students from the sales tax for a limited period.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3283 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to measures to increase the affordability of textbooks used for courses at public institutions of higher education; authorizing a penalty.
  Author: Rose, Patrick
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4149 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain studies and reports by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board regarding achievable cost-saving measures and the use and availability of electronic textbooks at institutions of higher education.
  Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al.
  Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 4617 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the sale of instructional materials to students of public institutions of higher education.
  Author: Branch, Dan
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
SB 22 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased by university and college students from the sales tax for a limited period.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Co-author authorized
SB 145 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the sale by textbook publishers of bundled instructional material for use by students at public institutions of higher education; providing a penalty.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 215 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the sale of instructional materials to students of public institutions of higher education.
  Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Meeting cancelled
SB 454 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to measures to increase the affordability of textbooks used for courses at public institutions of higher education; authorizing a penalty.
  Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: No action taken in committee

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 956 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to measures to increase the affordability of textbooks used for courses at public institutions of higher education; providing a penalty.
  Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 960 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a policy regulating the use of the textbooks required for certain courses offered by public institutions of higher education.
  Author: Herrero, Abel
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 974 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a school district employee's immunity from liability and responsibility for certain materials.
  Author: Eissler, Rob
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1434 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased by university and college students from the sales tax for a limited period.
  Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1729 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks for university and college courses from the sales tax.
  Author: Leibowitz, David
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
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