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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 1252 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of a taxing unit to authorize tax incentives for the development of property for gambling purposes.
  Author: Sanford, Scott
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2644 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to prohibiting the use of money in the Texas economic development fund or the Texas Enterprise Fund to finance a facility or establishment at which gambling is to be conducted.
  Author: Sanford, Scott
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
HB 2741 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of casino gaming in this state by licensed persons in certain areas of this state to provide additional money for residual windstorm insurance coverage in the coastal areas; requiring occupational licenses or certifications; authorizing fees; imposing a tax; creating criminal offenses and providing other penalties.
  Author: Deshotel, Joe
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3286 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of game rooms in certain counties.
  Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al.
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 3611 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the termination of the entitlement of the state, a county, and certain municipalities to a share of a bingo prize fee collected in counties where certain illegal gambling occurs to the detriment of charitable bingo.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3925 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of wagering through telephone, the Internet, or other approved electronic means on horse races and greyhound races under the pari-mutuel system of wagering; requiring a license to operate account wagering; requiring a fee.
  Author: Kuempel, John
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3926 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of horse racing and greyhound racing and pari-mutuel wagering in connection with that racing.
  Author: Kuempel, John | et. al.
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4136 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of casino games at 12 casinos in this state by licensed persons in counties that have approved casino gaming; requiring occupational licenses or certifications; creating criminal offenses and providing other penalties; authorizing fees.
  Author: Gutierrez, Roland
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HJR 23 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing local option elections to legalize or prohibit the operation of eight-liners.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 55 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the legislature to establish a state gaming commission and to authorize and provide for the regulation of gaming conducted at certain locations in this state, authorizing federally recognized Indian tribes to conduct gaming on certain Indian lands, and requiring the governor to call the legislature into special session to consider gaming legislation.
  Author: Alvarado, Carol
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HJR 59 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas to conduct gaming by executing a gaming agreement with this state; providing for licensing of persons under the agreement; limiting certain taxes and fees.
  Author: Nevárez, Poncho
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HJR 90 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the operation of casino games in certain areas of this state by licensed persons to provide additional money for residual windstorm insurance coverage in the coastal areas; providing for certification or licensing of persons engaged in occupations related to casino gaming.
  Author: Deshotel, Joe
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HJR 119 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the operation of casino games at 12 casinos in this state by licensed persons in counties that have approved casino gaming; providing for certification or licensing of persons engaged in occupations related to casino gaming.
  Author: Gutierrez, Roland
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
SB 106 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to criminal offenses applicable to gambling devices, including eight-liners.
  Author: Hall, Bob
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SJR 39 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas to conduct gaming by executing a gaming agreement with this state; providing for licensing of persons under the agreement; limiting certain taxes and fees.
  Author: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 653 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prosecution of money laundering involving the proceeds of the offense of possession of a gambling device or gambling equipment or paraphernalia.
  Author: Lozano, J. M.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1830 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of amusement redemption machine game rooms.
  Author: Kuempel, John | et. al.
  Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 2329 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of casino gaming in this state by licensed persons in counties that have approved casino gaming; requiring occupational licenses or certifications; creating criminal offenses and providing other penalties; authorizing fees.
  Author: Gutierrez, Roland
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2642 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of the licensing and regulation of charitable bingo to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation and regulation by counties of amusement redemption machine game rooms on bingo premises; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing fees and taxes; creating civil and administrative penalties; increasing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3839 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of casino gaming in this state by licensed persons in certain areas of this state to provide additional money for residual windstorm insurance coverage in the coastal areas; requiring occupational licenses or certifications; creating criminal offenses and providing other penalties; authorizing fees; imposing a tax.
  Author: Deshotel, Joe
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 4019 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of a sports betting website and the placement of a bet through a sports betting website; creating a criminal offense.
  Author: Herrero, Abel
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 4040 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of sports betting web sites, providing penalties; requiring a license; allowing a fee.
  Author: Herrero, Abel
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HJR 22 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas to conduct gaming by executing a gaming agreement with this state; providing for licensing of persons under the agreement; limiting certain taxes and fees.
  Author: Nevárez, Poncho
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 40 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the legislature to establish a state gaming commission and to authorize and provide for the regulation of gaming conducted at certain locations in this state, authorizing federally recognized Indian tribes to conduct gaming on certain Indian lands, and requiring the governor to call the legislature into special session to consider gaming legislation.
  Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HJR 105 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the operation of casino games in this state by licensed persons in counties that have approved casino gaming; providing for certification or licensing of persons engaged in occupations related to casino gaming.
  Author: Gutierrez, Roland
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HJR 129 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo Tribe and the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas to conduct all forms of gaming on certain tribal land and requiring the tribes to annually pay five percent of net proceeds from gaming to the comptroller of public accounts for deposit in the general revenue fund.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 142 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the operation of casino games in certain areas of this state by licensed persons to provide additional money for residual windstorm insurance coverage in the coastal areas; providing for certification or licensing of persons engaged in occupations related to casino gaming.
  Author: Deshotel, Joe
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 51 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to local option elections to legalize or prohibit the operation of eight-liners and the imposition of a fee on eight-liner owners; providing penalties.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SJR 31 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment creating the Texas Gaming Commission, authorizing and regulating the operation of casino games and slot machines by a limited number of licensed operators and certain Indian tribes, authorizing a limited state video lottery system to be operated at horse and greyhound racetracks and on Indian tribal lands, and reducing the number of illegal gambling machines.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SJR 34 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas to conduct gaming by executing a gaming agreement with this state; providing for licensing of persons under the agreement; limiting certain taxes and fees.
  Author: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 42 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of gambling and keeping a gambling place.
  Author: Menéndez, José
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 109 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to local option elections to legalize or prohibit the operation of eight-liners and the imposition of a fee on eight-liner owners; providing penalties.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 137 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the information reported to the comptroller by a coin-operated machine license holder, the penalty for failure to report that information, the penalty for gambling promotion, and the prosecution of certain gambling offenses.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 292 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authorization and regulation of poker gaming and the duties of the Texas Lottery Commission; providing civil and criminal penalties.
  Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1919 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the defenses to prosecution of certain gambling offenses.
  Author: Eiland, Craig
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 2098 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authorization and regulation of social poker establishments and the duties of the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; providing penalties.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2375 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authorization of racetrack extension locations, providing rulemaking authority to the commission and comptroller, and providing for administrative penalties.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2603 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of casino gaming in this state by federally recognized Indian tribes on certain land; providing penalties; authorizing fees.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2729 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of video lottery games by licensed horse and greyhound racetrack operators, to a defense for the operation of video lottery by Indian tribes, to the authority of the Texas Lottery Commission and the Texas Racing Commission, and to the conduct of gambling in this state; providing penalties; authorizing fees.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3012 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain gaming activity conducted by an Indian tribe or tribal organization.
  Author: Gonzalez, Naomi
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3529 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulation of certain online poker facilities under federal law.
  Author: Kuempel, John
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HCR 127 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Requesting the lieutenant governor and the speaker of the house of representatives to create a joint interim committee to study the gaming industry in Texas.
  Author: Menéndez, José
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HJR 27 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing local option elections to legalize or prohibit the operation of eight-liners.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 47 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the legislature to establish a state gaming commission and to authorize and provide for the regulation of gaming conducted at certain locations in this state, authorizing federally recognized Indian tribes to conduct gaming on certain Indian lands, and requiring the governor to call the legislature into special session to consider gaming legislation.
  Author: Alvarado, Carol
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HJR 98 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas to conduct gaming by executing a gaming agreement with this state.
  Author: Nevárez, Poncho
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HJR 117 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the operation of casino games in this state by federally recognized Indian tribes on certain land.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 121 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a state video lottery system to operate video lottery games at certain horse and greyhound racetracks and providing that federally recognized Indian tribes are not prohibited from conducting games of chance on certain Indian lands.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HJR 131 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing immediate additional revenue for the state budget by creating the Texas Gaming Commission, and authorizing and regulating the operation of casino games and slot machines by a limited number of licensed operators and certain Indian tribes.
  Author: Menéndez, José
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HJR 141 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize online poker gaming regulated under federal law.
  Author: Kuempel, John
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
SB 55 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to local option elections to legalize or prohibit the operation of eight-liners and the imposition of a fee on eight-liner owners; providing penalties.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
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