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[  Session(s): all  Chamber =  Both  Bill Type = all    Subjects =  HISTORICALLY UNDERUTILIZED BUSINESSES ]

Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HB 1281 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to historically underutilized businesses and to goods and services purchased by governmental entities; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1489 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to restricting salary increases and bonuses given to the administrative head of certain state agencies. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1527 85-0 (2017) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al. Relating to the consideration of ownership interests of certain persons with disabilities in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. House: State Affairs Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3740 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the dissemination of information about historically underutilized businesses and the expansion of the small business development center network. House: Economic & Small Business Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4053 85-0 (2017) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the evidence of a good faith effort of a state agency to reach goals established for historically underutilized businesses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4171 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to the state designation of employee owned corporations. House: Business & Industry Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 794 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al. Relating to the biennial report to the legislature on grants made to entities under the Texas Enterprise Fund. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Co-author authorized
SB 795 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to use of the money from the Texas Enterprise Fund to benefit certain historically underutilized businesses. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1364 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the dissemination of information about historically underutilized businesses and the expansion of the small business development center network. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1738 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to historically underutilized businesses. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 134 85-1 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to historically underutilized businesses and to goods and services purchased by governmental entities; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 379 85-1 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to assistance for small businesses, the dissemination of information about historically underutilized businesses, and the expansion of the small business development center network. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 346 84-0 (2015) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to use of the money from the Texas Enterprise Fund and the Texas emerging technology fund to benefit certain historically underutilized businesses. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 2667 84-0 (2015) Author: Ashby, Trent
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the abolishment of certain programs administered by the Texas Economic Development Bank. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3010 84-0 (2015) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al. Relating to the consideration of ownership interests of certain persons with disabilities in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4043 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the establishment of an unmanned ground vehicle pilot program at the Capitol Complex to employ veterans with a service-connected disability. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4135 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to requiring the Port of Houston Authority to comply with historically underutilized business provisions. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1052 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the consideration of ownership interests of certain persons with disabilities in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1272 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to requirements regarding certain purchasing and contracting guidelines for open-enrollment charter schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 93 83-0 (2013) Author: White, James Relating to entities that qualify as historically underutilized businesses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 194 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the consideration of ownership interests of disabled veterans in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 959 83-0 (2013) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to historically underutilized businesses and the preference given for goods and services purchased by state agencies; providing penalties. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
HB 2326 83-0 (2013) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to creating a disadvantaged business assistance program to be operated by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2522 83-0 (2013) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the definition of economically disadvantaged person for purposes of certifying a business as a historically underutilized business. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 116 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the consideration of ownership interests of disabled veterans in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
SB 1293 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to creating a disadvantaged business assistance program to be operated by the Texas Department of Transportation. Senate: Transportation Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1496 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al. Relating to use of the money from the Texas Enterprise Fund and the Texas emerging technology fund to benefit certain historically underutilized businesses. Senate: Economic Development Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 888 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to historically underutilized businesses owned by disabled veterans for purposes of state contracting. House: State Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 1021 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to considering ownership interests of disabled persons in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1096 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to considering ownership interests of certain disabled veterans in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 1851 82-0 (2011) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al. Relating to historically underutilized businesses and the preference given for goods and services purchased by state agencies; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2750 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to subcontracting opportunities for historically underutilized businesses under certain state purchasing contracts. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2992 82-0 (2011) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to planning and administration of the state's historically underutilized business program. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
HB 3356 82-0 (2011) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al. Relating to the state's historically underutilized business program, including the establishment of a contractor point system. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 806 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to considering ownership interests of disabled veterans in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 831 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose | et. al. Relating to considering ownership interests of certain disabled veterans in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 1488 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to the purchasing and contracting practices of junior college districts; providing criminal penalties. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1802 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to subcontracting opportunities for historically underutilized businesses under certain state purchasing contracts. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1866 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al. Relating to the selection of providers of professional services by governmental entities. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 268 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to considering ownership interests of disabled veterans in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 970 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to considering ownership interests of disabled persons in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. House: State Affairs Postponed
HB 3782 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to disclosure by certain municipalities and counties regarding participation of financial services firms and consultancies that are minority-owned businesses or women-owned businesses. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 672 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to considering ownership interests of certain disabled veterans in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 857 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie
Relating to the purchasing and contracting practices of junior college districts; providing criminal penalties. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2269 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the use of historically underutilized businesses by utilities. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2271 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the use of historically underutilized businesses by utilities. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1106 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to considering ownership interests of disabled veterans in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. House: Government Reform Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2373 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the purchasing and contracting practices of junior college districts; providing criminal penalties. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2604 80-0 (2007) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to planning and administration of the state's historically underutilized business program. House: Government Reform Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3506 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the authority of a municipality to enter into contracts without competitive bidding; making conforming changes. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 314 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to considering ownership interests of disabled veterans and recipients of the Purple Heart Medal in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 381 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to considering ownership interests of disabled veterans and recipients of the Purple Heart in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 1064 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the purchasing and contracting practices of junior college districts; providing criminal penalties. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1765 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Martinez Fischer, Trey
Relating to the authority of a municipality to enter into contracts without competitive bidding; making conforming changes. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 44 78-0 (2003) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the duties of and the renaming of the small business stationary source assistance program as the small business compliance assistance program. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1796 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the repeal of the exception from required disclosure under the public information law of certain information submitted by a potential vendor or contractor. House: State Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 2033 78-0 (2003) Author: Menendez, Jose
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to historically underutilized businesses that perform investment brokerage services for a state agency. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 3215 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to historically underutilized businesses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3216 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to requiring state institutions of higher education to develop plans for increasing the use of historically underutilized businesses in purchasing and contracting. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3275 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to reporting a state agency that is not complying with the requirement to make a good faith effort to increase the agency's used of historically underutilized businesses in purchasing and public works contracting. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 505 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to mentor-protege programs used by certain state agencies for historically underutilized businesses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 506 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to requiring, as a condition of eligibility to bid on an oil, gas, or other mineral lease on certain state land, a plan for procuring goods and services from or participating with historically underutilized businesses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 508 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to planning and reporting requirements for gas utilities regarding workforce diversity and opportunities for small and historically underutilized businesses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1005 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to a state agency that is not complying with the requirement to make a good faith effort to increase the agency's use of historically underutilized businesses in purchasing and public works contracting. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Referred to State Affairs
SB 1006 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to requiring state institutions of higher education to develop plans for increasing the use of historically underutilized businesses in purchasing and contracting. Senate: Education Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendments
SB 1475 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to historically underutilized businesses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 737 77-0 (2001) Author: Luna, Vilma | et. al. Relating to certification of historically underutilized businesses by certain nonprofit organizations. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1542 77-0 (2001) Author: Luna, Vilma | et. al. Relating to subcontracting opportunities for historically underutilized businesses. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2328 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to state contracts and enterprise zone opportunities for historically underutilized businesses. House: Economic Development No action taken in committee
HB 2962 77-0 (2001) Author: Longoria, John Relating to obtaining bonds and insurance required for certain state construction projects. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 951 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to certification of historically underutilized businesses by certain nonprofit organizations. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 952 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to subcontracting opportunities for historically underutilized businesses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1512 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the use of multiple award contracts for state and local government purchasing. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in committee
HB 413 76-0 (1999) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the repeal of the exception to disclosure under the public information law of information submitted by an applicant for certification as a historically underutilized or disadvantaged business. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1343 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to subcontracting with historically underutilized businesses under prime contracts with state agencies; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1394 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to information submitted to a governmental entity by a potential vendor or contractor in connection with an application for certification as a historically underutilized or disadvantaged business. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1567 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to state agency progress in meeting historically underutilized business contracting goals. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1746 76-0 (1999) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to state contracting with historically underutilized businesses. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1890 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to increasing the competitiveness of historically underutilized businesses in state procurement. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2430 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the state's program for contracting with historically underutilized businesses. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2643 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the form of a proposal guaranty required from a historically underutilized business for a highway improvement contract of the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3032 76-0 (1999) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to historically underutilized businesses; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Placed on intent calendar
HB 3057 76-0 (1999) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to including veterans of certain military conflicts within the definition of a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 667 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to the repeal of the exception to disclosure under the public information law of information submitted by an applicant for certification as a historically underutilized or disadvantaged business. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 1635 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the state's program for contracting with historically underutilized businesses. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1636 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to increasing the competitiveness of historically underutilized businesses in state procurement. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1637 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to state agency progress in meeting historically underutilized business contracting goals. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1638 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to subcontracting with historically underutilized businesses under prime contracts with state agencies; providing a penalty. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance

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