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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 642 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the name of the Railroad Commission of Texas.
  Author: Phillips, Larry
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 815 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
  Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1168 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the mineral use of land that has been subdivided for energy development resulting in the generation of electricity.
  Author: Nevárez, Poncho
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Energy Resources
HB 1717 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to wind energy conversion systems and facilities and the rights of owners of land on which the systems and facilities are located; providing an administrative penalty.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2582 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain quarries from regulation as aggregate production operations.
  Author: Sheffield, J. D.
  Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
  Committees: Environmental Regulation | Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2813 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the abolishment of the transportation infrastructure fund and the grant program using money from the fund.
  Author: Darby, Drew
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 4217 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to energy resources planning for electric generation in ERCOT.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HJR 47 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to change the name of the Railroad Commission of Texas to the Texas Energy Commission and to mandate that there be such an agency.
  Author: Phillips, Larry
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 59 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to energy and water management planning and reporting requirements for state agencies and institutions of higher education.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Sponsor: Kuempel, John
  Committees: Government Transparency & Operation | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1305 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the grant program using money from the transportation infrastructure fund.
  Author: Nichols, Robert
  Sponsor: Darby, Drew
  Committees: Energy Resources | Transportation
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1803 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the financial security requirements for operators of oil and gas wells.
  Author: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1917 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain quarries from regulation as aggregate production operations.
  Author: Buckingham, Dawn
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1999 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to energy resources planning for electric generation in ERCOT.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 706 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the procedure for claiming an exemption from ad valorem taxation of property on which a solar or wind-powered energy device is installed or constructed.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica
  Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 1/1/16
HB 748 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of liquid propane gas tanks on residential property.
  Author: Isaac, Jason
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 857 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the legislature's goals for renewable electric generating capacity.
  Author: Sanford, Scott
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 1106 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the name of the Railroad Commission of Texas.
  Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1178 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the enforceability of certain restrictive covenants governing the use of fuel on and supply of fuel to property in certain subdivisions or other planned developments.
  Author: Isaac, Jason
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1637 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of certain money deposited to the state highway fund for transportation projects in energy-producing regions of this state.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation
HB 1736 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to building energy efficiency performance standards.
  Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al.
  Sponsor: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
  Committees: Business & Industry | Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2238 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to municipal authority to regulate wind turbines in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the municipality.
  Author: Paddie, Chris | et. al.
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3732 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility of property used for a large-scale electric energy storage facility for ad valorem tax benefits under the Texas Economic Development Act.
  Author: Cook, Byron
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4023 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the mineral use of land that has been subdivided for energy development resulting in the generation of electricity.
  Author: Nevárez, Poncho
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Energy Resources
HJR 76 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to change the name of the Railroad Commission of Texas to the Texas Energy Commission.
  Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 635 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility of property used in connection with renewable energy electric generation through the use of wind power for a limitation on appraised value of property for ad valorem tax purposes under the Texas Economic Development Act.
  Author: Campbell, Donna
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 882 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to municipal authority to regulate wind turbines in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the municipality.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 913 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to energy and water management planning and reporting requirements for state agencies and institutions of higher education.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Sponsor: Minjarez, Ina
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 929 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to building energy efficiency performance standards; establishing the Building Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee.
  Author: Fraser, Troy
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1827 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the legislature's goals for renewable electric generating capacity.
  Author: Campbell, Donna
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1875 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to funding to counties for transportation infrastructure projects located in areas of the state affected by increased oil and gas production.
  Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
  Committees: Transportation | Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 546 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of renewable energy reinvestment zones and the abatement of ad valorem taxes on property of a renewable energy company located in such a zone.
  Author: Strama, Mark
  Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1570 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the determination of the amount of energy available for sale from a clean energy project to a wholesale power purchaser.
  Author: Lewis, Tryon
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 2026 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the legislature's goals for renewable electric generating capacity.
  Author: Sanford, Scott | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2074 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a franchise tax deduction for certain energy-generating equipment.
  Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2196 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to compensation for surplus electricity generated by distributed renewable generation.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 2446 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the definitions of advanced clean energy projects and clean energy projects and to franchise tax credits for certain of those projects.
  Author: Crownover, Myra | et. al.
  Sponsor: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Energy Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 3168 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to wind energy facilities and the rights of owners of land on which wind energy facilities are located.
  Author: King, Susan | et. al.
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3583 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to renewable energy technology capable of serving peak demand.
  Author: Strama, Mark
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 3701 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to compensation for excess electricity generated by a retail electric customer's on-site generation.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 3780 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of liquid propane gas tanks on residential property.
  Author: Isaac, Jason
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
HB 3822 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a prohibition on the use of an interlocal agreement to purchase energy or energy-related services.
  Author: Carter, Stefani
  Committees: Government Efficiency & Reform
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 3853 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the promotion of Texas energy products, services and technologies in the global marketplace.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael
  Committees: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 3854 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the promotion of Texas products and services in the global marketplace.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael
  Committees: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 241 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of advanced meters and the interconnection of ERCOT with another grid; requiring a study on the health effects of advanced meters; authorizing an administrative penalty.
  Author: Carona, John
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 916 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to quorums and meetings by teleconference of the Texas Bioenergy Policy Council and the Texas Bioenergy Research Committee.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Sponsor: Kleinschmidt, Tim
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock | Open Government
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1239 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to distributed renewable generation and compensation for excess electricity generated by distributed renewable generation.
  Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1468 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the qualifications of certain electric generation projects for programs designed to encourage the capture and utilization of carbon dioxide for use in enhanced oil recovery.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 340 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to net metering for retail electric service customers and compensation for excess electricity generated by a retail electric customer's on-site generator.
  Author: Gallego, Pete
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 355 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the imposition of a fee on coal loaded on or unloaded from railcars in this state and to the allocation of the revenue from the fee.
  Author: Burnam, Lon
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 453 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exemption from the sales tax for certain renewable energy devices.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
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