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82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 2956 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the recovery of fraudulently obtained unemployment benefits or of taxes or fees owed to the state.
  Author: Legler, Ken
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development
  Last Action: Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HJR 13 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing garnishment of wages for the recovery of fraudulently obtained unemployment benefits or of taxes or fees owed to the state.
  Author: Legler, Ken
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development
  Last Action: Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HJR 122 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing garnishment of wages for the recovery of fraudulently obtained unemployment benefits.
  Author: Legler, Ken
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development
  Last Action: Postponed

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 2373 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to garnishment of wages for court-ordered restitution in a criminal judgment.
  Author: Madden, Jerry
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
HJR 80 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing garnishment of wages for court-ordered restitution in a criminal judgment.
  Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 1612 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to garnishment of wages for court-ordered restitution in a criminal judgment.
  Author: Madden, Jerry
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HJR 67 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing garnishment of wages for court-ordered restitution in a criminal judgment.
  Author: Madden, Jerry
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 231 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to child support enforcement.
  Author: Harris, Chris
  Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 1182 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of an administrative writ of withholding for the enforcement of a child support obligation.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1449 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to suits affecting the parent-child relationship, including proceedings for the establishment, modification, and enforcement of child support; providing a civil penalty.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al.
  Sponsor: Harris, Chris
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 2408 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to delivery to an employer of an order or writ for the withholding of child support from an employee's earnings.
  Author: Bonnen, Dennis
  Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
HB 3429 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to protection of lienholders with respect to wage liens.
  Author: Elkins, Gary
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
SB 1153 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to suits affecting the parent-child relationship, including proceedings for the establishment, modification, and enforcement of child support; providing a civil penalty.
  Author: Harris, Chris
  Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 822 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to property subject to a child support lien.
  Author: Goodman, Toby
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

77th Regular Session, 2001
HB 691 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to income withholding for spousal maintenance; providing a penalty.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Sponsor: Harris, Chris
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01

70th Regular Session, 1987
HB 1235 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to judgment by default in a garnishment proceeding.
  Author: Valigura, Keith
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule

68th Regular Session, 1983
HB 2 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the enforcement of court-ordered child support, to the method of payment and terms of child support payments, and to possession and access to a child.
  Author: Oliveira, RenĂ©
  Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
  Committees: Judiciary | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HJR 1 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow for the assignment of income for the enforcement of court-ordered child support payments.
  Author: Oliveira, RenĂ©
  Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
  Committees: Judiciary | State Affairs
  Last Action: Filed without the Governor's signature

67th Regular Session, 1981
HB 985 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of the parent-child relationship and to determination, payment, collection, and enforcement of child support.
  Author: Edwards, Al
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
SB 105 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to payment, collection, and enforcement of child support; changing the limitation period for bringing paternity suits.
  Author: Farabee, Ray
  Sponsor: Edwards, Al
  Committees: Judiciary | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .

66th Regular Session, 1979
HB 472 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to voluntary assignment of wages for the payment of child support; providing penalties.
  Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee

65th Regular Session, 1977
HB 192 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to garnishment of wages for certain court-ordered child support and court-ordered temporary support.
  Author: Ribak, Abraham D.
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 1271 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to work-release sentences for certain defendants.
  Author: Miller, Chris
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Social Services | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days
HB 1322 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the conditions of a work-release sentence.
  Author: Hill, Danny
  Sponsor: Braecklein, Bill
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days
HB 1348 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to voluntary assignment of wages for teh payment of child support; providing penalties.
  Author: Ribak, Abraham D.
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Assigned to General State Calendar
HJR 17 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing an amendment to Article XVI, Section 28, of the Texas Constitution, to allow the garnishment of wages for certain support payments.
  Author: Ribak, Abraham D.
  Committees: Constitutional Amendments
  Last Action: Failed of adoption

63rd Regular Session, 1973
HB 387 (63rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to garnishment of wages; providing penalties; and declaring an emergency.
  Author: Hawn, Joe
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HJR 19 (63rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas giving the legislature the power to provide for the garnishment of wages for the nonpayment of court-ordered child support.
  Author: Hawn, Joe
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
SJR 33 (63rd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas giving the legislature the power to provide for the garnishment of wages for the nonpayment of court-ordered child support.
  Author: Ogg, Jack
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Subcommittee hearing date

62nd Regular Session, 1971
HJR 62 (62nd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing an amendment authorizing the garnishment of current wages by court order for child support obligations.
  Author: Schulle, Gerhardt | et. al.
  Sponsor: Wilson, Charles
SJR 11 (62nd R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas, to authorize the garnishment of current wages by court order for child support obligations.
  Author: Wilson, Charles

60th Regular Session, 1967
HB 333 (60th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to garnishment of wages.
  Author: Clayton, Bill
HB 458 (60th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to garnishment of wages.
  Author: Jones, Delwin | et. al.
HJR 11 (60th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing repeal of an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas which prohibits garnishment of wages.
  Author: Clayton, Bill
HJR 31 (60th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to authorize garnishment of wages to enforce payment of a check.
  Author: Jones, Delwin | et. al.

59th Regular Session, 1965
HB 482 (59th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to garnishment of wages.
  Author: Clayton, Bill
HB 920 (59th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption of current wages from garnishment, subjecting a portion to garnishment for certain judgments.
  Author: Ivy, David M.
HJR 34 (59th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas relating to the garnishment of current wages for personal service.
  Author: Slider, James Lenoy
HJR 59 (59th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas relating to garnishing wages.
  Author: Clayton, Bill
HJR 74 (59th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas relating to the garnishment of current wages for personal service.
  Author: Ivy, David M.

58th Regular Session, 1963
HB 423 (58th R.S.)
  Caption: Providing for the assignment and garnishment of wages to secure payment for child support; providing for the venue of suits to enforce payment; providing remedies for failure to comply; providing that remedies of this Act are in addition to others provided for elsewhere in the Statutes.
  Author: Fletcher, Henry A.
HB 494 (58th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the garnishment of current wages for personal services.
  Author: Slider, James Lenoy
HJR 52 (58th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to give to the Legislature the power to provide, under such limitations and restrictions as may be deemed by the Legislature expedient, for the garnishment of fifty per cent (50%) of the current wages of a parent for personal services for child support payments in accordance with an Order of a Court of competent jurisdiction.
  Author: Jarvis, Ben E. | et. al.
HJR 54 (58th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to provide that current wages for personal services shall never be subject to garnishment except for a debt incurred in the transfer of tangible personal property.
  Author: Slider, James Lenoy
HJR 61 (58th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for the garnishment of current wages in certain cases where a final judgment or decree has determined the existence of liability.
  Author: Parsley, Bill J. | et. al.

57th Regular Session, 1961
HB 236 (57th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute providing for the assignment and garnishment of wages to secure payment of child support.
  Author: Jarvis, Ben E.
HB 1020 (57th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to repealing a certain Statute relating to the garnishment of current wages for personal services.
  Author: Fletcher, Henry A.
HJR 12 (57th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas, to provide that current wages for personal services shall never be subject to garnishment except for a debt incurred in the transfer of tangible personal property; providing for the necessary election and form of the ballot; and providing for the necessary proclamation and publication.
  Author: Fletcher, Henry A.
HJR 15 (57th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to give the Legislature the power to provide, under such limitations and restrictions as may be deemed by the Legislature expedient, for the garnishment of the current wages of a parent for personal services for child support payments in accordance with an order of a court of competent jurisdiction.
  Author: Jarvis, Ben E.

56th Regular Session, 1959
HJR 37 (56th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing an amendment providing that no current wages for personal services shall be subject to garnishment except as may be provided for the Legislature, providing that in no event may the Legislature provide for the garnishment of more than twenty per cent (20%) of such wages, and providing further that in no event may such garnishment be entertained until after the claim upon which such garnishment is based is reduced to judgment.
  Author: Day, Jr., James C. "Jimmy" | et. al.
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