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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 3197 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a task force to conduct a comprehensive study on flood control infrastructure for Harris and Galveston Counties.
  Author: Walle, Armando
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1269 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a task force to conduct a comprehensive study on flood control infrastructure for Harris and Galveston Counties.
  Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1489 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority.
  Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
  Sponsor: Faircloth, Wayne
  Committees: Special Purpose Districts | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 696 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association; affecting surcharges.
  Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al.
  Committees: Insurance
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1979 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a bag limit exemption for certain participants in certain fishing tournaments in Chambers, Jefferson, Galveston, Hardin, Newton, and Orange Counties; authorizing a fee.
  Author: Phelan, Dade
  Committees: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2180 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of criminal law magistrates for Galveston County.
  Author: Faircloth, Wayne
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2768 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of and practice in courts in the judicial branch of state government and the composition of certain juvenile boards.
  Author: Smithee, John
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 302 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association; affecting surcharges.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
SB 867 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of criminal law magistrates for Galveston County.
  Author: Taylor, Larry
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 1139 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of and practice in courts in the judicial branch of state government, the composition of certain juvenile boards, and the increase of certain filing fees.
  Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Smithee, John | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 623 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the board of pilot commissioners for the ports of Galveston County.
  Author: Eiland, Craig
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation

77th Regular Session, 2001
HB 2993 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to Galveston County.
  Author: Gray, Patricia
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3678 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of an additional statutory county court in Galveston County and to the administration, operation, and jurisdiction of the statutory courts in that county.
  Author: Gray, Patricia
  Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
  Committees: Judicial Affairs | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1144 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to Galveston County.
  Author: Jackson, Mike
  Sponsor: Gray, Patricia
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective immediately

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 1303 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the San Leon Municipal Utility District of Galveston County to install and assess for street lighting.
  Author: Gray, Patricia
  Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1304 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Bacliff Municipal Utility District of Galveston County to install and assess for street lighting.
  Author: Gray, Patricia
  Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3360 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Galveston County.
  Author: Eiland, Craig
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

75th Regular Session, 1997
HB 3541 (75th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the statutory probate court of Galveston County.
  Author: Gray, Patricia
  Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
  Committees: Judicial Affairs | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
HB 3586 (75th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the election of the board of supervisors of the Clear Creek Drainage District of Galveston County.
  Author: Eiland, Craig
  Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 92 (75th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Bayview Municipal Utility District of Galveston County to install and assess for street lighting.
  Author: Patterson, Jerry
  Sponsor: Gray, Patricia
  Committees: Natural Resources | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97

72nd Regular Session, 1991
HCR 174 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Honoring Galveston County and the entities participating in the Galveston County Emergency Communication District for their joint efforts in the implementation of enhanced 9-1-1 for Galveston County.
  Author: Martin, Mike | et. al.
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Rules and Resolutions
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
SCR 88 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Commending all those who devoted time and energy to creating the Enhanced 9-1-1 service for Galveston County.
  Author: Brooks, Chet
  Sponsor: Hury, James | et. al.
  Committees: Rules and Resolutions
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor

71st Regular Session, 1989
HB 946 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a promotion and development fund by the Galveston County Navigation District No. 1.
  Author: Criss, Lloyd
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 3117 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment of directors of the Galveston County Water Authority.
  Author: Hury, James
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
SB 786 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the liability of pilots providing pilot services to or from ports located in Galveston County, Texas.
  Author: Brooks, Chet
  Sponsor: Hury, James
  Committees: Transportation | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective immediately

70th Regular Session, 1987
SB 1512 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the boards of directors of drainage districts in Galveston County.
  Author: Brooks, Chet
  Sponsor: Hury, James
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.

69th Regular Session, 1985
HB 339 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of County Courts Nos. 1 and 2 of Galveston County and to the salaries of the judges of those courts.
  Author: Hury, James
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Judicial Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1425 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the participation of the judges in County Courts at Law Nos. 1 and 2 in Galveston County in the management of that county's probation department.
  Author: Criss, Lloyd
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Judicial Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1979 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the redesignation of the Probate court of Galveston County and to the jurisdiction of the court and the compensation of the judge of that court.
  Author: Hury, James
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HB 2386 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to licensing and regulation of certain pilots, pilotage rates, and pilot service.
  Author: Hury, James
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: State Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2389 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Probate and County Court of Galveston County and to the docketing of certain cases in the statutory county courts of Galveston County.
  Author: Hury, James
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Judicial Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1333 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to licensing and regulation of certain pilots, pilotage rates, and pilot service.
  Author: Brooks, Chet
  Sponsor: Hury, James
  Committees: State Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.

68th Regular Session, 1983
HB 134 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the compensation of the judges of the district courts in Galveston County.
  Author: Criss, Lloyd
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: County Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2343 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment of directors of the Galveston County Water Authority; and declaring an emergency.
  Author: Hury, James
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2386 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the powers, duties, operations, and financing of the Galveston County Drainage District No. 2; providing a penalty.
  Author: Criss, Lloyd
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources

67th Regular Session, 1981
HB 433 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the rights, powers, authority, privileges, and functions of the Galveston County Water Authority.
  Author: McLeod, E. Douglas
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee

66th Regular Session, 1979
HB 165 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the rights, powers, authority, privileges, and functions of the Galveston County Water Authority; finding notice of publication of intention to introduce this Act; excepting from the application of this Act certain litigation; and declaring an emergency.
  Author: McLeod, E. Douglas
  Sponsor: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1221 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of Galveston County to adopt building codes; providing penalty.
  Author: Criss, Lloyd
  Committees: Intergovernmental Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1222 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of the subdivision and development of land in Galveston County; providing penalties.
  Author: Criss, Lloyd
  Committees: Intergovernmental Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 2190 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to juvenile board and juvenile jurisdiction of the courts in Galveston County.
  Author: Criss, Lloyd
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 300 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to applicability of the Uniform Wildlife Regulatory Act to marine life in Galveston County.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
  Sponsor: Criss, Lloyd
  Committees: Environmental Affairs | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 972 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Authorizing the Texas Board of Mental Health and Mental Retardation to establish and provide for two residential care facilities for the mentally retarded in the Harris-Galveston Counties, Texas, area and providing for the operation of same; providing for severability; and declaring an emergency.
  Author: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Human Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Human Resources
SB 1101 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to legal representation for certain officials and employees of Galveston County in civil cases.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
  Sponsor: Criss, Lloyd
  Committees: Intergovernmental Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1102 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of the subdivision and development of land in Galveston County; providing penalties and enforcement procedures.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
  Committees: Intergovernmental Affairs | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 1103 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of Galveston County to adpot building codes; providing a penalty and enforcement procedures.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
  Committees: Intergovernmental Affairs | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 1128 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Granting concurrent jurisdiction to the Probate and County Courts at Law of Galveston County in proceedings.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
  Committees: Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1129 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of county courts at law of Brazoria and Galveston Counties and the Probate and County Court of Galveston County, compensation of probate court judges in certain counties, selection of presiding judges of probate courts in Harris County, and the juvenile board and juvenile advisory board of Galveston County.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
  Sponsor: Benedict, Jerry L.
  Committees: Judicial Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1181 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the change of name and election of supervisors of the Friendswood Drainage District of Galveston County.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
SB 1198 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to juvenile board and juvenile jurisdiction of the courts in Galveston County.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
  Sponsor: Criss, Lloyd
  Committees: Judicial Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1204 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Providing for the depositing of the public funds of Galveston County in a bank or banks of the County and the notice to banks required.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
  Sponsor: Criss, Lloyd
  Committees: Financial Institutions | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
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