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72nd Regular Session, 1991
HB 28 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to permanent guardianships for minors or physically or mentally handicapped persons.
  Author: Park, Carolyn
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HB 143 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the fee for disabled person identification cards.
  Author: Junell, Robert
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 168 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to discontinuation of local exchange telephone service to persons who are ill or disabled.
  Author: Soileau, Curtis
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 544 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting electric mobility vehicles from certain motor vehicle regulations.
  Author: Eckels, Robert
  Committees: Transportation | State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 909 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the abolition of the Council on Disabilities and to the transfer of its functions to the operation of the Governor's Committee on People with Disabilities.
  Author: Schechter, Sue | et. al.
  Committees: Government Organization
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1125 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to uniform standards for handicapped parking privileges.
  Author: Junell, Robert
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1132 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to confidentiality of conversations when one of the parties is hearing impaired; providing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Evans, Larry
  Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
HB 1146 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation, functions, and change of the name of the State Purchasing and General Services Commission, the transfer of responsibility for architectural barrier programs from the commission to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, and the acquisition by the commission and other entities of property and services, including consulting services and school buses; providing penalties.
  Author: Gibson, Bruce
  Committees: Government Organization
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HB 1173 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the tuition exemption at institutions of higher education for students who are blind or deaf.
  Author: Price, Albert
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1424 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exemption from fishing license fees for handicapped persons.
  Author: Jackson, Mike
  Committees: Environmental Affairs
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 1471 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Second Joint Advisory Committee on Educational Services to the Deaf.
  Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1551 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the governing board of the Texas School for the Deaf.
  Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1635 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that each hospital and mental health and mental retardation facility provide certified interpreters to assist a patient who is hearing impaired.
  Author: Linebarger, Libby
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 1644 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to Braille instruction for blind or visually impaired students.
  Author: Price, Albert
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 1679 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to written examinations for education professionals that are administered to persons who are hearing impaired and to certain courses and services for certain students who are hearing impaired.
  Author: Fraser, Troy
  Sponsor: Montford, John
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
HB 1680 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring certain services for hearing impaired students at the Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf and at the Texas State Technical Institute.
  Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1892 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to criminal history checks of employees in certain facilities serving the elderly or disabled.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1933 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regional day schools for the deaf; amending Sec.11.10(r), Texas Education Code.
  Author: Heflin, Talmadge
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 1945 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring public institutions of higher education to provide certain services for hearing-impaired students.
  Author: Rangel, Irma
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1975 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of personal care facilities and to the repeal of laws requiring the registration of boarding homes or board and lodging homes for senior citizens or disabled persons; providing penalties.
  Author: Barton, Erwin | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2100 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain regulatory functions and procedures of the Texas Department of Health involving screening of children who have special senses and communication disorders and who need remedial vision, hearing, speech, and language services; providing for the certification of screeners of children and trainers of screeners; providing for a program of remedial services and approval criteria for providers of remedial services, and eligibility criteria; providing for notice and hearing upon denial, modification, suspension or revocation of affected interests; providing emergency authority; providing for penalties; establishing an interagency committee on special senses and communication disorders; revising Chapter 36, Health and Safety Code; and declaring an emergency.
  Author: Colbert, Paul
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HB 2271 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to emergency protective services for certain incompetent elderly or disabled persons.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
  Committees: Human Services | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
HB 2277 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to Braille instruction for blind or visually handicapped students.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
  Committees: Human Services | Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
HB 2278 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the tuition exemption at institutions of higher education for students who are blind or deaf.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 2353 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to changing the name of the Texas Commission for the Deaf to the Texas Commission for the Deaf and Hearing Impaired.
  Author: Vowell, Jack
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
HB 2354 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to mental health services for persons who are deaf or hearing impaired.
  Author: Vowell, Jack
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2402 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to testing of deaf and blind students enrolled at institutions of higher education.
  Author: Denton, Betty
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2462 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to discrimination in employment based on perceived disabilities.
  Author: Barton, Erwin
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2708 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the assisting of visually impaired students in Texas by Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired.
  Author: Maxey, Glen
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 2776 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the placement of print access devices in libraries to improve access to library services and collections by persons who have disabilities that prevent them from reading standard print independently.
  Author: Price, Albert
  Committees: Science & Technology
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 2840 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the residence of the superintendent of the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HCR 134 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Encouraging the Texas Supreme Court to establish an education program for members of the judiciary and legal profession to provide an increased awareness of the needs and rights of hearing-impaired individuals who are involved in legal or judicial matters.
  Author: Madla, Frank
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
HCR 182 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Directing the agencies participating in the "Memorandum of Understanding on Transition Planning for Students Enrolled in Special Education" to include the Texas Transition Task Force as a full participant.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Received from the House
HCR 240 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Resolving that the state of Texas take all actions necessary for the full implementation of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
SB 71 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the fee for disabled person identification cards.
  Author: Sims, Bill
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 255 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to mental health and mental retardation services for persons who are deaf or hearing impaired.
  Author: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 381 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the abolition of the council on disabilities and to the transfer of its functions to and the operation of the Governor's Committee on People with Disabilities.
  Author: Carriker, Steven
  Sponsor: Schechter, Sue
  Committees: Government Organization | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
SB 418 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of indecency with an invalid individual.
  Author: Montford, John
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Tabled in committee
SB 442 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to written examinations for education professionals that are administered to persons who are hearing impaired.
  Author: Montford, John
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Recommended for local & uncontested Calendar
SB 478 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the governing board of the Texas School for the Deaf.
  Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
  Sponsor: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
SB 577 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to guardianships for incapacitated persons.
  Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 662 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to discrimination in employment based on perceived disabilities.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Sponsor: Barton, Erwin
  Committees: State Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
SB 761 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to uniform standards for handicapped parking privileges.
  Author: Green, Gene
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Postponed in committee
SB 778 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to permanent guardianships for minors or physically or mentally handicapped persons.
  Author: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 831 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation, functions, and change of the name of the State Purchasing and General Services Commission, the transfer of responsibility for architectural barrier programs from the commission to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, and the acquisition by the commission and other entities of property and services, including consulting and professional services and school buses; providing penalties.
  Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
  Sponsor: Gibson, Bruce
  Committees: Government Organization | State Affairs
  Last Action: House adopts conf. comm. report-reported
SB 847 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring certain services for hearing impaired students at the Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf and at the Texas State Technical Institute.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Higher Education | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
SB 865 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of personal care facilities and to the repeal of laws requiring the registration of boarding homes or board and lodging homes for senior citizens or disabled persons; providing penalties.
  Author: Johnson, Eddie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Barton, Erwin
  Committees: Human Services | Health Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91
SB 867 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to confidentiality of conversations when one of the parties is hearing impaired.
  Author: Glasgow, Bob
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 971 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that each hospital and mental health and mental retardation facility provide certified interpreters to assist a patient who is hearing impaired.
  Author: Truan, Carlos
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Record vote
SB 1013 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the tuition exemption at institutions of higher education for students who are blind or deaf.
  Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
  Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Higher Education | Education
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Calendars
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