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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 1155 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the cremation of human remains by alkaline hydrolysis.
  Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1292 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Texas Funeral Service Commission; authorizing fees.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3802 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the suspension of a driver's license issued to a person who fails to pay an administrative penalty imposed by the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3945 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the membership of the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Faircloth, Wayne
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 65 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of funeral services, funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematories; imposing penalties.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 125 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Internet broadcast of open meetings of the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Huffines, Don
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 983 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Texas Funeral Service Commission; authorizing fees.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1044 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the suspension of a driver's license issued to a person who fails to pay an administrative penalty imposed by the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Hughes, Bryan
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2062 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the membership of the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 1219 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a provisional license to practice funeral directing or embalming; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
  Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Public Health | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2613 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the suspension of occupational and driver's licenses issued to persons who fail to pay an administrative penalty imposed by the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
SB 1031 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a provisional license to practice funeral directing or embalming.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1251 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Texas Funeral Service Commission; authorizing fees; providing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 1363 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education.
  Author: Callegari, Bill
  Committees: Government Efficiency & Reform
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1893 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Texas Funeral Service Commission and the regulation of funeral directing and embalming.
  Author: Gonzales, Larry | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2608 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exemption from certain requirements for certain funeral establishments that do not perform embalming services.
  Author: Huberty, Dan
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 2710 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the employment of an attorney by the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Gonzales, Larry
  Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
  Committees: Investments & Financial Services | Government Organization
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 59 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education.
  Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
  Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
  Committees: Government Efficiency & Reform | Government Organization
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 221 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the composition and employees of the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Sponsor: Cortez, Philip
  Committees: Public Health | Government Organization
  Last Action: Effective immediately

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 1708 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of funeral directing and embalming.
  Author: Gutierrez, Roland
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2665 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to abolishing the Texas Funeral Service Commission and the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners and transferring the functions of those agencies to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
  Author: King, Phil
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 2812 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to access to certain cemeteries; providing penalties.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2870 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education.
  Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al.
  Committees: Government Efficiency & Reform | Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance
HB 3166 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of architecture, engineering, interior design, landscape architecture, and land surveying by the Texas Board of Professional Services and the abolition of the Texas Board of Professional Engineers, the Texas Board of Architectural Examiners, and the Texas Board of Professional Land Surveyors.
  Author: Callegari, Bill
  Committees: Government Efficiency & Reform
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 652 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to governmental and certain quasi-governmental entities subject to the sunset review process.
  Author: Hegar, Glenn
  Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
  Committees: State Affairs | Government Organization
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 864 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of funeral establishments, including requirements for a retail price list of services provided by such establishments.
  Author: Rodriguez, Jose
  Sponsor: Marquez, Marisa
  Committees: Public Health | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1179 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education and other obsolete provisions of law.
  Author: Nelson, Jane
  Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
  Committees: Government Efficiency & Reform | Finance
  Last Action: Effective immediately

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 1468 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of funeral services, funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematories; providing penalties.
  Author: Chisum, Warren
  Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2927 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of cemeteries by state and local government.
  Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
  Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2936 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of funeral vehicle escort services.
  Author: Driver, Joe
  Committees: Public Safety
  Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
HB 3401 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulation by the Texas Funeral Service Commission of the disposition of a deceased human body.
  Author: Darby, Drew
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3739 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulation of and access to certain cemeteries; providing penalties.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3762 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulation of prepaid funeral benefits.
  Author: Flynn, Dan
  Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
  Committees: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
HB 3801 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulation of prepaid funeral benefits.
  Author: Flynn, Dan
  Committees: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
  Last Action: Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
SB 284 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to human body and anatomical specimen donation.
  Author: Nelson, Jane
  Sponsor: Zerwas, John
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1539 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to in-casket identification of a deceased person.
  Author: Carona, John
  Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2166 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to access to cemeteries; providing for penalties.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 2493 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulation of prepaid funeral benefits.
  Author: Deuell, Bob
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 1157 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the location of a crematory.
  Author: Eissler, Rob
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1538 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Funeral Service Commission, including certain functions transferred to the commission from the Texas Department of Health, and the powers and duties of the Texas Finance Commission and the banking commissioner of Texas regarding cemeteries; providing administrative and civil penalties.
  Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
  Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
  Committees: Public Health | Government Organization
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
HR 1757 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1538.
  Author: Chisum, Warren
  Last Action: Reported enrolled
SB 278 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Funeral Service Commission, including certain functions transferred to the commission from the Texas Department of Health.
  Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
  Committees: Government Organization
  Last Action: Referred to Government Organization
SB 1637 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the location of a crematory.
  Author: Staples, Todd
  Committees: Government Organization
  Last Action: Referred to Government Organization

73rd Regular Session, 1993
HB 466 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Jones, Delwin
  Sponsor: Montford, John
  Committees: Public Health | Economic Development
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93
SB 902 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of funeral directors and embalmers by the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Montford, John
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: No action taken in committee

72nd Regular Session, 1991
HB 1177 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and operation of the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Granoff, Al
  Committees: Government Organization
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
SB 284 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and operation of the Texas Funeral Service Commission.
  Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
  Sponsor: Granoff, Al
  Committees: Government Organization | Economic Development
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91

70th Regular Session, 1987
HB 730 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to changing the name of the State Board of Morticians to the Texas Funeral Service Commission, to the powers and duties of that commission, and to regulation of funeral directing and embalming; providing administrative penalties.
  Author: Wright, Brad
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
SB 95 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to changing the name of the State Board of Morticians to the Texas Funeral Service Commission, to the powers and duties of that commission, and to regulation of funeral directing and embalming; providing administrative penalties.
  Author: Blake, Roy
  Sponsor: Wright, Brad
  Committees: Public Health | Economic Development
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
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