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HB 1512 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the administration of the owner-builder loan program. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1513 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the period for which certain property acquired by a charitable organization to provide low-income housing may be exempted from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2480 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to provisions applicable to affordable housing located in a reinvestment zone in certain areas of the state. House: Urban Affairs Returned to Calendars Committee
HB 2528 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to predevelopment loans provided to community housing development organizations by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2532 85-0 (2017) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain nonexempt property used for low-income or moderate-income housing. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2836 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn | et. al. Relating to a study and report on the establishment and implementation of a program that provides financial assistance to property owners who offer housing to veterans at risk of homelessness. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
HB 3752 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain nonexempt property used for low-income or moderate-income housing. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3920 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a taxing unit on the residence homestead of a lower-income individual that is located in a homestead preservation district. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3999 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason | et. al. Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain property used to provide affordable housing. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HJR 116 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governing body of a political subdivision to limit the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by the political subdivision on the residence homestead of certain lower-income individuals. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 989 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Isaac, Jason
Relating to the maximum loan amount made to persons under the owner-builder loan program. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1275 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain nonexempt property used for low-income or moderate-income housing. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1990 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to low income housing tax credits awarded for certain developments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1991 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Johnson, Jarvis
Relating to the administration of federal funds under the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 738 84-0 (2015) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the regulation by a municipality or county of the rental or leasing of housing accommodations. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1028 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the eligibility of a charitable organization that provides affordable housing for female veterans and their dependents for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property owned by the organization. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1568 84-0 (2015) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the evaluation of applications for certain financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2663 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the treatment for ad valorem tax purposes of real property used for certain low-income or moderate-income housing. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2872 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis Relating to the period for which certain property acquired by a charitable organization to provide low-income housing may be exempted from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2878 84-0 (2015) Author: Márquez, Marisa
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to certain qualified residential rental assistance projects financed by private activity bonds. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2909 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al. Relating to the regulation by a municipality or county of the rental or leasing of housing accommodations. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2914 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by certain charitable organizations that provide affordable housing to low-income veterans and their dependents. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2926 84-0 (2015) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to low income housing tax credits awarded for at-risk developments. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3393 84-0 (2015) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to underwriting standards for evaluating applications for low income housing tax credits. House: Urban Affairs Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 3493 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to the system by which an application for a low income housing tax credit is scored. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3497 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to the award of points for affordable housing projects that are awarded low income housing tax credits. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3535 84-0 (2015) Author: Collier, Nicole | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to low income housing tax credits awarded for certain developments. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 4101 84-0 (2015) Author: Bernal, Diego Relating to the allocation of low income housing tax credits set aside for at-risk developments. House: Urban Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
SB 267 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan | et. al.
Relating to the regulation by a municipality or county of the rental or leasing of housing accommodations. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 282 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the period for which certain property acquired by a charitable organization to provide low-income housing may be exempted from ad valorem taxation. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 976 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to certain qualified residential rental assistance projects financed by private activity bonds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1314 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the award of points for affordable housing projects that are awarded low income housing tax credits. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1315 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
Relating to low income housing tax credits awarded for at-risk developments. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1316 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Alvarado, Carol
Relating to the system by which an application for a low income housing tax credit is scored. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1658 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to a study and report on the establishment of a franchise tax credit for the development of low income housing. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1804 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to low income housing tax credits awarded for at-risk developments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1895 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to certain programs established by a municipality to provide affordable housing. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1965 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to low income housing tax credits awarded for at-risk developments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1989 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José
Sponsor: Anderson, Rodney
Relating to underwriting standards for evaluating applications for low income housing tax credits. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2473 83-0 (2013) Author: Deshotel, Joe
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to use of sales and use tax proceeds by economic development corporations in connection with housing facilities for certain institutions of higher education. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 2654 83-0 (2013) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the administration of certain federal housing funds by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2771 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property used to provide low-income or moderate-income housing. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3703 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to property tax appraisals of certain nonexempt property used for low-income or moderate-income housing. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3775 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to the availability of low-income housing tax credits for developments supported with private activity bonds. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3777 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to local government approval of private activity bonds issued by housing finance corporations. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3778 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to requiring state approval of bonds issued by housing finance corporations. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 1483 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to evaluation of applications for the low income housing tax credit program. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1551 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando
Relating to the provision of affordable housing and other services in the Lower Rio Grande Valley. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1742 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the creation, fiscal oversight and administration of the Texas Housing Innovations Competition Fund; making an appropriation. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1576 82-0 (2011) Author: Garza, John Relating to the monitoring of compliance with low-income and moderate-income housing ad valorem tax exemptions. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 2714 82-0 (2011) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to judicial review of a decision to terminate certain federal housing assistance. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3552 82-0 (2011) Author: Garza, John Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property used to provide low-income or moderate-income housing. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3559 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to allocation of loans made under the owner-builder loan program. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3716 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the evaluation of applications for certain financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3720 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the transfer of housing funds from the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs to the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 925 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to judicial review of a decision to terminate certain federal housing assistance. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 992 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie
Relating to the allocation of loans made under the owner-builder loan program. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1527 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the monitoring of compliance with low-income and moderate-income housing ad valorem tax exemptions. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1838 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the transfer of housing funds from the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs to the Texas Veterans Commission. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Left pending in committee
HB 434 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to a requirement that program materials for the Energy Services Program for Low-Income Individuals be provided in certain languages. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 555 81-0 (2009) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the evaluation of applications for certain financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 563 81-0 (2009) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the evaluation of applications for certain financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1029 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the development, rehabilitation, or expansion of affordable housing in a public improvement district established by a county or municipality. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1429 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to notification requirements for applicants for low income housing tax credits. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1650 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation; providing penalties. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1931 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to judicial review of a decision to terminate certain federal housing assistance. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1961 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to the recipients and subrecipients of financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2296 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the administration of certain housing funds by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2308 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the provision of affordable housing in this state. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2674 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the provision of financial assistance by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs to support local services for homeless individuals and families. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2675 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the establishment of the foreclosure prevention program. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3064 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the reporting of multifamily housing development information to the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3161 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the administration of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3162 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al. Relating to the development of a long-range state low income housing plan. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3163 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to funding the housing trust fund. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3165 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to prohibition of certain practices by owners of developments supported with low income housing tax credit allocations. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3171 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the duties and programs of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3172 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the administration of money provided to the state by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3179 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the requirement of a net benefit in connection with a home loan that refinances an existing loan. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 3215 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the establishment of a down payment assistance program for certain professional educators by the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 3430 81-0 (2009) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the operation and administration of the owner-builder loan program. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3541 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the colonia self-help program. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HJR 116 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to issue general obligation bonds in amounts equal to or less than amounts previously authorized. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Filed with the Secretary of State
SB 679 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Yvonne
Relating to the administration of certain housing funds by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 934 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to funding the housing trust fund. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 950 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to a fee imposed on real estate transactions to fund the housing trust fund. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 991 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the allocation of housing tax credits to developments in rural areas under the low income housing tax credit program. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1002 81-0 (2009) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 1026 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the establishment of the Texas secure loan pilot program by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. Senate: International Relations & Trade Referred to International Relations and Trade
SB 1371 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie
Relating to the colonia self-help program. House: Natural Resources
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1375 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to the establishment of the Texas savvy homeowner program. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1717 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Davis, Yvonne
Relating to regulation of owners of developments supported with low income housing tax credit allocations and of housing sponsors of certain multifamily housing developments. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1861 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Davis, Yvonne | et. al.
Relating to the transfer of powers, duties, and programs to, and the continuation of, the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, to the establishment and administration of certain other programs and divisions within the department, and to other provisions relating to fair or affordable housing. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1869 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to judicial review of a decision to terminate certain federal housing assistance. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 2287 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the creation of the small municipality and rural area housing development fund. Senate: International Relations & Trade Referred to International Relations and Trade
SB 2289 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the housing trust fund and the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs to provide money for the fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 2290 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to providing housing assistance to rural communities and small municipalities. Senate: International Relations & Trade Referred to International Relations and Trade
SB 2294 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the administration and allocation of private activity bonds. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 37 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to issue general obligation bonds in amounts equal to or less than amounts previously authorized. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
SJR 46 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide funds for affordable housing. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 584 80-0 (2007) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to an increase in the total loan amount available under the owner-builder loan program. House: Economic Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 618 80-0 (2007) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the eligibility of emergency medical services personnel to participate in a low-interest home loan program offered by the state. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 684 80-0 (2007) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to state assistance for housing developments located in certain disaster areas and notice for certain housing developments. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 716 80-0 (2007) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al.
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to mortgage fraud; providing criminal penalties. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1057 80-0 (2007) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to the disclosure of a prepayment penalty for a home loan. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 1637 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the operation and administration of the Texas First-Time Homebuyer Program by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and to certain down payment assistance under that program. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2063 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the allocation of certain housing funds by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and to the information used to determine the allocation of those funds. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2204 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to residential mortgage fraud; providing criminal penalties. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 2354 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the requirement of a net benefit in connection with a home loan that refinances an existing loan. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 3552 80-0 (2007) Author: Orr, Rob
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the issuance of private activity bonds and to certain home loan programs. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3627 80-0 (2007) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to housing funds for certain disabled persons and the creation of the person with permanent disability home loan program. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3789 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the manner in which notice of certain events concerning the low income housing tax credit program is given. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3875 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation for certain organizations constructing or rehabilitating low-income housing. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3880 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the system by which an application for a low income housing tax credit is scored. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HJR 72 80-0 (2007) Author: Solomons, Burt
Sponsor: Carona, John
Proposing a constitutional amendment to clarify certain provisions relating to the making of a home equity loan and use of home equity loan proceeds. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Filed with the Secretary of State
SB 202 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to incentives to recruit and retain allied health education program faculty. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1011 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1021 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the operation of the owner-builder loan program. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1185 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Bailey, Kevin
Relating to certain low-interest home loan programs offered by the state. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1331 80-0 (2007) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the system by which an application for a low income housing tax credit is scored. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1873 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the issuance of private activity bonds. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 637 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to authorizing an extension of credit secured by a residence homestead in which a minor or ward has an ownership interest. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 728 79-0 (2005) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to the system by which an application for a low income housing tax credit is scored. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 751 79-0 (2005) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to an urban land bank demonstration program in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1159 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to community support for applications for the issuance of private activity bonds and low income housing tax credits. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1167 79-0 (2005) Author: Talton, Robert | et. al. Relating to the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Point of order sustained
HB 1335 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to provision of notice to certain persons residing near a proposed housing development. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1387 79-0 (2005) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the requirement of a net benefit in connection with a home loan that refinances an existing loan. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 1506 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to community support for applications for the issuance of multifamily housing bonds by housing finance corporations. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1883 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to a moratorium on the provision of financial assistance by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs to certain counties or for housing developments in those counties. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1998 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to the timing of hearings and community meetings regarding applications for an allocation of low income housing tax credits. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2714 79-0 (2005) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to the operation and functions of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3005 79-0 (2005) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to providing incentives to recruit and retain professional nursing program faculty. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 58 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property used to provide low-income or moderate-income housing. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 356 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to an urban land bank program in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 799 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to the eligibility of certain retired classroom teachers for loans under the professional educators home loan program. House: Public Education
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 865 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the functions of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 935 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to the evaluation of applications for certain financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 1338 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the allocation of community development block grant program funds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1341 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Talton, Robert | et. al.
Relating to the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1637 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to housing assistance and other assistance provided by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1827 79-0 (2005) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the system by which an application for a low income housing tax credit is scored. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1632 78-0 (2003) Author: Mercer, Ken Relating to the administration of the low income housing tax credit program by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and to other departmental functions. House: Urban Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1667 78-0 (2003) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to a fee imposed on real estate transactions to fund a housing repair program for elderly individuals of low income. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2308 78-0 (2003) Author: Jones, Jesse
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the low income housing tax credit program. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2473 78-0 (2003) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to certain housing programs administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and the role of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs in the allocation of private activity bonds. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2541 78-0 (2003) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to a program to meet the need for affordable housing in this state. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2566 78-0 (2003) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to community evaluation of applications for low income housing tax credits. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2617 78-0 (2003) Author: Mowery, Anna | et. al. Relating to tax credits and tax exemptions awarded to certain entities providing affordable housing. House: Urban Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2690 78-0 (2003) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the allocation of housing trust funds among uniform state service regions. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2720 78-0 (2003) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the requirement that a portion of the tax increment of certain tax increment reinvestment zones be used to provide affordable housing. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2801 78-0 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to urban land bank demonstration programs. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 3420 78-0 (2003) Author: Garza, Timoteo | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to a set-aside for certain colonia access roadway projects proposed by rural border counties. House: Border and International Affairs
Senate: International Relations and Trade
Effective immediately
SB 559 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to a set-aside for certain colonia access roadway projects proposed by rural border counties. Senate: International Relations and Trade Referred to International Relations and Trade
SB 999 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to the establishment of reserve accounts to fund necessary repairs for certain multifamily rental housing developments assisted by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs; providing an administrative penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 1002 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Jones, Jesse
Relating to the low income housing tax credit program. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1474 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to discrimination against a housing development based on the source of funding for the development. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1520 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the Texas Housing Finance Corporations Act. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 1660 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the allocation and approval processes of state ceiling among issuers of qualified residential rental project bonds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1661 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to communications between board members, advisory committee members, and applicants for affordable housing funds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1663 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon | et. al.
Sponsor: Hopson, Chuck
Relating to private activity bonds. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1664 78-0 (2003) Author: Averitt, Kip | et. al.
Sponsor: Christian, Wayne | et. al.
Relating to private activity bonds. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 191 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to use of the housing trust fund to benefit certain individuals. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1437 77-0 (2001) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to certain practices in connection with a home loan. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Financial Institutions
HB 1811 77-0 (2001) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the use of certain federal housing funds. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1869 77-0 (2001) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the acquisition of manufactured homes through financing or other means and to persons associated with those acquisitions. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
HB 2116 77-0 (2001) Author: Ritter, Allan | et. al. Relating to a restriction on the financing of multifamily residential developments by housing authorities and housing finance corporations. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2376 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to integrated housing for individuals with special needs. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2377 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to accessibility standards for projects that are allocated low income housing tax credits. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2441 77-0 (2001) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette | et. al. Relating to the administration of the low-income housing tax credit program by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2657 77-0 (2001) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette Relating to the authorization of bonds by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2902 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the certification and monitoring of a housing program applicant's compliance with certain state and federal laws. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3090 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to the private activity bond allocation program. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3196 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Elizabeth Relating to a limitation on the liability of directors of housing finance corporations. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 3197 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Elizabeth Relating to the financing of certain housing and nonhousing facilities by a housing finance corporation. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3232 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to a program to meet the need for affordable housing in this state. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3260 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to the preservation of affordable housing by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3294 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the provision of housing and related forms of assistance to residents of colonias and residents of other underserved regions of this state. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
No action taken in committee
HB 3363 77-0 (2001) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to priorities for issues of qualified residential rental project bonds under the private activity bond allocation program. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3449 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and to other matters relating to housing or community development, including the creation of the Manufactured Housing Board and the Office of Rural Community Affairs; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 3538 77-0 (2001) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to criteria for financing housing development of housing sponsor. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3668 77-0 (2001) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the financing of certain homes. House: Financial Institutions Committee report sent to Calendars
HCR 327 77-0 (2001) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections in H.B. No. 1869. Signed by the Governor
SB 322 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and to other matters relating to housing or community development, including the creation of the Manufactured Housing Board; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
See remarks for effective date
SB 401 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to counseling in connection with a high cost home loan. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in committee
SB 929 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to a restriction on the financing of multifamily residential developments by housing authorities and housing finance corporations. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 1215 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to priorities for issues of qualified residential rental project bonds under the private activity bond allocation program. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1267 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to a program to meet the need for affordable housing in this state. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1287 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Jones, Elizabeth
Relating to the financing of certain housing and nonhousing facilities by a housing finance corporation. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1288 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Jones, Elizabeth
Relating to a limitation on the liability of directors of housing finance corporations. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1343 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John Relating to the private activity bond allocation program. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1408 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to a program to provide for affordable housing and to certain court costs to fund the program and related job training. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1500 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the provision of housing and related forms of assistance to residents of colonias and residents of other underserved regions of this state. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1503 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Carter, Bill
Relating to an assessment of the affordable housing needs of the regions of this state. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1760 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Carter, Bill
Relating to the housing trust fund. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1791 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to the creation, funding, and operation of a teachers' housing assistance program. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 1798 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al.
Sponsor: Sadler, Paul | et. al.
Relating to the creation, funding, and operation of the Teachers' Home Loan Program. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Education
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SJR 48 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of bonds to augment funds for low and very low income housing. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SJR 50 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Carter, Bill
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of bonds to augment funds for low and very low income housing. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SJR 51 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the creation of the teachers' housing assistance program and the teachers' housing assistance fund; authorizing the issuance of bonds. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
HB 1322 70-0 (1987) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to a reserve fund securing Texas Housing Agency Bonds. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 1350 70-0 (1987) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the issuance of bonds by the Texas Housing Agency. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 437 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Wilson, Ron
Relating to the authority of the Texas Housing Agency to issue bonds and to enter into certain agreements. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
SB 438 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the authority of the Texas Housing Agency to issue bonds secured by the reserve fund and prescribing procedures for restoration of depletions of the reserve fund. Senate: Finance Member vote recorded in Journal
SB 1382 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Gibson, Bruce
Relating to the allocation of the authority in the state to issue private activity bonds. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1225 69-0 (1985) Author: Blackwood, Bill
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to the continuation of procedures for the allocation of the state ceiling on certain housing bonds. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 2353 69-0 (1985) Author: Hudson III, Samuel An Act amending Sections 10 and 15 of Article 1269k; and declaring an emergency. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 651 68-0 (1983) Author: Polk, Mary
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
Relating to state loans to finance the purchase, installation, or repair of energy conservation devices and renewable energy systems for use in residences. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Natural Resources
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HJR 36 68-0 (1983) Author: Tejeda, Frank Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide housing assistance for veterans. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HJR 44 68-0 (1983) Author: Tejeda, Frank Proposing a constitutional amendment for financial assistance to veterans and to authorize the issuance of bonds of the state to finance the Veterans' Land Program and the Veterans' Housing Assistance Program. House: State Affairs Coauthor authorized
HJR 59 68-0 (1983) Author: Schlueter, Stan
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize broadened investment authority for certain veteran, public school, university, and statewide retirement system funds. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks
SB 266 68-0 (1983) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Lee, El Franco
Relating to the housing functions of the Texas Department of Community Affairs and the powers and duties and membership of the Texas Housing Agency. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
SB 408 68-0 (1983) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Tejeda, Frank
Relating to the creation and administration of the Veterans' Housing Assistance Program, to the veterans' housing assistance fund, and to the powers and duties of the Veterans' Land Board; providing an effective date contingent on passage of a constitutional amendment. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Signed by the Governor
SJR 14 68-0 (1983) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Tejeda, Frank
Proposing a constitutional amendment for financial assistance to veterans and to authorize the issuance of bonds of the state to finance the Veterans' Land Program and the Veterans' Housing Assistance Program. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Filed without the Governor's signature
SJR 36 68-0 (1983) Author: Parker, Carl Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize broadened investment authority for certain veteran and university funds. Senate: State Affairs Postponed
HB 783 67-0 (1981) Author: Lee, El Franco Relating to the prohibition of certain discriminatory acts in the provision of financial assistance for housing accommodations. House: Financial Institutions Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1366 67-0 (1981) Author: Polk, Mary Relating to state loans to finance the purchase, installation, or repair of solar energy devices for use in residences or to finance the purchase of residences having solar energy devices. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2350 67-0 (1981) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: McKnight, Peyton
Relating to the creation and operation of housing finance corporations, bonds issued for housing in the State of Texas and entities issuing such bonds, housing in economically depressed or blighted areas. pref. no. 87. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 2360 67-0 (1981) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to the definitions of "mortgagor" and "economically depresses or blighted area" in the Texas Housing Finance Corporations Act. House: State Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 2393 67-0 (1981) Author: Lee, El Franco Relating to the definition of "mortgagor" and "economically depressed or blighted area" in the Texas Housing Finance Corporations Act. House: Financial Institutions Referred to Committee on Financial Institutions
HCR 202 67-0 (1981) Author: Tejeda, Frank
Sponsor: Williams, Lindon
Suspending the rules to permit the conference committee on HJR 103 to make certain changes. Signed by the Governor
HJR 103 67-0 (1981) Author: Tejeda, Frank
Sponsor: Kothmann, Glenn
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide housing assistance for veterans. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: State Affairs
Senate refused to adopt conference committee report
SB 1236 67-0 (1981) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Collazo, Jr., Frank
Relating to the definitions of "mortgagor" and "federally assisted new communities" and the definition and establishment of "economically depressed or blighted area" in the Texas Housing Finance Corporations Act. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Failure to suspend the rules
HB 261 66-0 (1979) Author: Cain, David Creating a public agency of the State of Texas to be known as the Texas Housing Finance Agency, and prescribing its purposes; defining terms; authorizing the agency to issue revenue bonds to provide money for its purposes, including the providing of dwelling accommodations for persons of low income; prescribing the governing board, organization, functions, operation, powers, and duties of the agency; providing for the payment and security of the agency's bonds; prescribing the characteristics of the agency's bonds; providing for refunding the agency's bonds; creating a reserve fund for the agency's bonds, to be established with the state treasurer, and to be funded and maintained with bond proceeds or other resources of the agency; prescribing procedures for restoration of depletions of the reserve fund by appropriations; enacting other provisions relating to the subject; providing for the cumulative effect of the Act; providing a severability clause. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 947 66-0 (1979) Author: Edwards, Al
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to a housing rehabilitation program for blighted residential areas. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Human Resources
Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1207 66-0 (1979) Author: Lee, El Franco Relating to the prohibition of certain discriminatory acts in the provision of financial assistance for housing accommodations; providing penalties. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Human Resources
Referred to Committee on Human Resources
HB 1458 66-0 (1979) Author: Lalor, Lance Relating to the authorization of certain bonds issued by public housing agencies as security for all public deposits and investments for certain entities. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1715 66-0 (1979) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to the prohibition of certain discriminatory acts in providing financial assistance for housing accommodations; providing penalties. House: Financial Institutions Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1875 66-0 (1979) Author: Cain, David Creating a public agency of the State of Texas to be known as the Texas Housing Finance Authority, and prescribing its purposes; defining terms; authorizing the authority to issue revenue bonds to provide money for its purposes, including primarily the providing of dwelling accommodations for persons of low income; prescribing the governing board, organization, functions, operation, powers, and duties of the authority; providing for the payment and security of the authority's bonds; providing for refunding the authority's bonds; providing for a reserve fund or funds for the authority's bonds, to be established with the state treasurer or at any other place or places, and to be funded and maintained with bond proceeds or other resources of the authority; enacting other provisions relating to the subject; providing for the cumulative effect of the Act; providing a severability clause; and declaring an emergency. House: Business & Industry Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 1876 66-0 (1979) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Braecklein, Bill
Authorizing cities and counties to create and utilize public nonprofit corporations for the purpose of providing a means of financing the cost of residential ownership and development that will provide decent, safe, and sanitary housing for residents; defining terms; prescribing the procedures for the creation, organization, and dissolution of a corporation; prescribing the powers of a corporation; providing for the issuance, payment, security, and characteristics of a corporation's bonds; providing for exemption from taxation of properties of a corporation; enacting other provisions relating to the subject; providing for the cumulative effect of the act; providing a severability clauses; and declaring an emergency. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Human Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1910 66-0 (1979) Author: Price, Albert Relating to the establishment of a housing program for families and individuals of low income and families of moderate income. House: Business & Industry Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 2028 66-0 (1979) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to the authority of municipalities, counties, and housing authorities to finance home mortgage loans for persons and families of low and moderate income. House: Business & Industry Reported from subcommittee with substitute
HB 2144 66-0 (1979) Author: Lalor, Lance An Act Relating to the power of certain cities to provide funds to any mortgage lender for the purpose of enabling such mortgage lender to provide funds to finance or refinance the acquisition, construction, or rehabilitation of residential property for dwelling units to be occupied by one or more persons of low and moderate income within the corporate limits of the eligible city; providing for the issuance of revenue bonds for such purposes; providing for the power to promulgate regulations relative to the provision of said funds; providing for the approval and registration of said bonds; providing that this act shall be cumulative; providing that this act shall be severable; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 2145 66-0 (1979) Author: Cain, David Relating to administration of the Texas Housing Rehabilitation Act. House: Business & Industry Referred to subcommittee
HJR 124 66-0 (1979) Author: Lee, El Franco Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the grant of state funds to aid in the financing of low income housing. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HJR 125 66-0 (1979) Author: Price, Albert Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide housing assistance for certain families and individuals. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HJR 129 66-0 (1979) Author: Kubiak, Dan Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit local governmental entities to make or finance housing loans. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
SB 296 66-0 (1979) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Price, Albert
Relating to the establishment of a housing program for families and individuals of low income and families of moderate income. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Human Resources
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SB 549 66-0 (1979) Author: Santiesteban, H. Amending the Housing Authorities Law. Senate: Human Resources Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 598 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Gene To provide that certain bonds or obligations of housing authorities and certain nonprofit corporations or entities, when secured by a pledge of housing assistance payments from the United States Government pursuant to Section 8 of the United States Housing Act of 1937, as amended, are authorized security for all public deposits and lawful investments for certain entities; and declaring an emergency. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Human Resources
Referred to Committee on Business and Industry
SB 840 66-0 (1979) Author: Braecklein, Bill Authorizing cities and counties to create and utilize public nonprofit corporations for the purpose of providing a means of financing the cost of residential ownership and development that will provide decent, safe, and sanitary housing for residents; defining terms; prescribing the procedure for the creation, organization, and dissolution of a corporation; prescribing the powers of a corporation; providing for the issuance, payment, security, and characteristics of a corporation's bonds; providing for the exception from certain requirements and for exemption from taxation of properties of a corporation; enacting other provisions relating to the subject; providing for the cumulative effect of the Act; providing a severability clause; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Human Resources Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 841 66-0 (1979) Author: Braecklein, Bill Creating a public agency of the State of Texas to be known as the Texas Housing Finance Authority, and prescribing its purposes. Senate: Human Resources Referred to Committee on Human Resources
SB 1110 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Gene Relating to the power of certain cities to provide funds to any mortgage lenders for the purpose of enabling such mortgage lender to provide funds to finance or refinance the acquisition, construction, or rehabilitation of residential property for dwelling units to be occupied by one or more persons of low and moderate income within the corporate limits of the eligible city. Senate: Human Resources Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SJR 29 66-0 (1979) Author: Parker, Carl Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide housing assistance for certain families and individuals. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: Human Resources
Reported from subcommittee favorably with amendments
HB 59 65-0 (1977) Author: Johnson, Eddie Relating to creation, administration, and financing of a housing rehabilitation program involving the state and certain local governments. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 64 65-0 (1977) Author: Johnson, Eddie Creating a public agency of the State of Texas to be known as the Texas Housing Finance Agency, and prescribing its purposes; defining terms; authorizing the agency to issue revenue bonds to provide money for its purposes, including the providing of dwelling accomodations for persons of low income; prescribing the governing Board, organization, functions, operation, powers, and duties of the agency; providing for the payment and security of the agency's bonds; prescribing the characteristics of the agency's bonds; creating a reserve fund for the agency's bonds, to be established with the state treasurer, and to be funded and maintained with bond proceeds or other resources of teh agency; prescribing procedures for restoration of depletions of the reserve fund by appropriations; enacting other provisions relating to the subject; providing for the cumulative effect of the Act; providing a severability clause; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Coauthor authorized
HB 178 65-0 (1977) Author: Johnson, Eddie
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Relating to the creation, administration, and financing of a housing rehabilitation program involving the state and certain local governments; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs
Senate: Human Resources
Effective in 90 days
HB 419 65-0 (1977) Author: Johnson, Eddie Relating to the prohibition of certain discriminatory acts in the provision of financial assistance for the purpose of purchasing, rehabilitating, improving, or refinancing housing accommodations; making other provisions relative to enforcement; providing administrative and judicial hearings, remedies and penalties. House: Financial Institutions Referred to subcommittee
HB 1028 65-0 (1977) Author: Briscoe, Leonard Relating to a housing rehabilitation program for blighted residential areas. House: Business & Industry Considered by committee in public hearing
SJR 56 65-0 (1977) Author: Lombardino, Frank Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to housing assistance for senior citizens. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 134 64-0 (1975) Author: Kaster, James J. Creating the Texas Home Rehabilitation Loan Insurance Fund, defining its purposes, objectives, powers, and responsibilities, and providing for the administration of the fund by the Texas Department of Community Affairs; establishing a procedure for the creation of local home rehabilitation agencies to administer the fund in local communities. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 663 64-0 (1975) Author: Allen, Joe An Act creating a public agency of the State of Texas to be known as the Texas Housing Finance Agency, and prescribing its purposes; defining terms; authorizing the agency to issue revenue bonds to provide money for its purposes, including the providing of dwelling accommodations for persons of low income; prescribing the governing board, organization, functions, operation, powers, and duties of the agency; providing for the payment and security of the agency's bonds; prescribing the characteristics of the agency's bonds; providing for refunding the agency's bonds; creating a reserve fund for the agency's bonds, to be established with the state treasurer, and to be funded and maintained with bond proceeds or other resources of the agency; prescribing procedures for restoration of depletions of the reserve fund by appropriations; enacting other provisions relating to the subject; providing for the cumulative effect of the act; providing a severability clause. House: State Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably with amendments
HB 664 64-0 (1975) Author: Jones, Luther An Act creating a state neighborhood preservation loan fund to make loans for the rehabilitation of residential housing occupied or owned by persons and families of low income within neighborhood preservation areas defined in approved neighborhoods preservations plans of local units of government. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1077 64-0 (1975) Author: Preston, George L. Relating to the limitation on the amount of loans under and a special fund for money of the Veterans' Land Program. House: State Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 1553 64-0 (1975) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the creation, administration, and financing of a program to provide housing assistance to senior citizens who have limited financial resources. House: Health & Welfare Considered by committee in public hearing
HJR 59 64-0 (1975) Author: Ribak, Abraham D. Relating to housing assistance for senior citizens. House: Constitutional Revision Referred to Committee on Constitutional Revision
SB 136 64-0 (1975) Author: Meier, Bill Creating a public agency of the state of Texas to be known as the Texas Housing Finance Agency, and prescribing its purposes; defining terms; authorizing the agency to issue revenue bonds to provide money for its purposes, including the providing of dwelling accommodations for persons of low income; prescribing the governing board, organization, functions, operation, powers, and duties of the agency; providing for the payment and security of the agency's bonds; prescribing the characteristics of the agency's bonds; providing for refunding the agency's bonds; creating a reserve fund for the agency's bonds, to be established with the state treasurer, and to be funded and maintained with bond proceeds or other resources of the agency; prescribing procedures for restoration of depletions of the reserve fund by appropriations; enacting other provisions relating to the subject; providing for the cumulative effect of the act; providing a severability clause. Senate: State Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 387 64-0 (1975) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Preston, George L.
Raising the limitation from $10,000 to $15,000 for certain calculations relating to purchase of land by veterans; changing the stated limitation on insurance coverage; changing the name of a special fund for deposit of fees in connection with the Veterans' Land Program. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 911 64-0 (1975) Author: Ogg, Jack Creating a state neighborhood preservation loan fund to make loans for the rehabilitation of residential housing occupied or owned by persons and families of low income within neighborhood preservation areas defined in approved neighborhood preservations plans of local units of government. Senate: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SJR 32 64-0 (1975) Author: Lombardino, Frank Amending Constitution relating to housing assistance for senior citizens. Senate: Texas Constitution Referred to Committee on Texas Constitution
HB 966 63-0 (1973) Author: Allen, Joe An Act creating a public agency of the State of Texas to be known as the Texas Housing Finance Agency, and prescribing its purpose; defining terms; authorizing the agency to issue revenue bonds to provide money for its purposes, including primarily the providing of dwelling accommodations for persons of low income; prescribing the governing board, organization, functions, operation, powers, and dutieso f the agency; providing for the payment and security of the agency's bonds; prescribing the characteristics of the agency's bonds; providing for refunding the agency's bonds; creating a reserve fund for the agency's bonds, to be established with the State Treasurer, and to be funded and maintained with bond proceeds or other resources of the agency; prescribing procedures for restoration of depletions of the reserve fund by appropriations; enacting other provisions relating to the subject; providing for the cumulative effect of the act; providing a severability clause; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1019 63-0 (1973) Author: Kaster, James J. Creating the Texas Home Rehabilitation Loan Insurance Fund, defining its purposes, objectives, powers and responsibilities, and providing for the administration of the Fund by the Texas Department of Community Affairs; establishing a procedure for the creation of Local Home Rehabilitation Agencies to administer the Fund in local communities. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1274 63-0 (1973) Author: Sanchez, Henry Creating the Texas Housing Finance Corporation; providing for its organization; defining the powers and duties of the corporation establishing a Housing Development Fund and authorizing the issuance of fund notes; authorizing State agencies to contract with the corporation; authorizing and regulating the issuance of notes and bonds by the corporation to assist in the financing of housing for low and moderate income families; providing for preservation of rights and bondholders by State pledge; providing for exemption from taxation; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1429 63-0 (1973) Author: Reyes, Ben T. Creating the Texas Home Rehabilitation Loan Insurance Fund, defining its purposes, objectives, powers and responsibilities, and providing for the administration of the Fund by the Texas Department of Community Affairs; establishing a procedure for the creation of Local Home Rehabilitation Agencies to administer the Fund in local communities. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1483 63-0 (1973) Author: Allen, Joe Creating the Texas Home Rehabilitation Loan Fund, defining its purposes, and authorized use; providing for the administration of the fund by the Texas Department of Community Affairs; establishing a procedure for the creation of Local Home Rehabilitation Agencies; providing for the administration of the fund by Local Home Rehabilitation Agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Referred to Committee on Administration
SB 469 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Creating a public agency of the State of Texas to be known as the Texas Housing Finance Agency, and prescribing its purposes; defining terms; authorizing the agency to issue revenue bonds to provide money for its purposes, including primarily the providing of dwelling accommodations for persons of low income; prescribing the governing board, organization, functions, operation, powers, and duties of the agency; providing for the payment and security of the agency's bonds; providing for refunding the agency's; creating a reserve fund for the agency's bonds, to be established the state treasurer, and to be funded and maintained with bond proceeds or other resources of the agency; prescribing procedures for restoration of depletions of the reserve fund by appropriations; enacting other provisions relating to the subject; providing for the cumulative effect of the Act; providing a severability clause. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Sent to subcommittee
SB 800 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Creating the Texas Rehabilitation Loan Fund, defining its purposes, and authorized use; providing for the administration of the Fund by the Texas Department of Community Affairs; establishing a procedure for the creation of Local Home Rehabilitation Agencies; providing for the administration of the Fund by Local Home Rehabilitation Agencies; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported favorably
HB 324 62-0 (1971) Author: Slider, James L. Relating to obligations guaranteed or insured by agencies of the United States of America
HB 661 62-0 (1971) Author: Salter, Robert
Sponsor: Watson, Murray
Relating to the bond interest rate on housing authority bonds.
HB 1121 62-0 (1971) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to creating the Texas Housing Finance Corporation.
HB 1574 62-0 (1971) Author: Johnson, Jake Relating to creating and defining the authority of the Texas State Housing Authority.
HB 1717 62-0 (1971) Author: Blanton, Jack | et. al. Relating to creating the Redevelopment Housing Corporation.
SB 124 62-0 (1971) Author: Word, J.P. Relating to obligations guaranteed or insured by agencies of the United States of America.
SB 385 62-0 (1971) Author: Jordan, Barbara
Sponsor: Atwell, Ben
Relating to creating the Texas Housing Finance Corporation.
SB 861 62-0 (1971) Author: Bridges, Ronald W. Relating to establishing the Texas Community Development Commission, defining its duties, powers, responsibilities and objectives.
SB 923 62-0 (1971) Author: Jordan, Barbara Relating to creating the "Redevelopment Housing Corporation".
HB 13 62-1 (1971) Author: Sanchez, Henry Relating to creating the Texas Housing Finance Corporation.
HJR 51 61-0 (1969) Author: Johnson, Jake Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for a veterans' and public employees' housing program.
HB 810 57-0 (1961) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to amending a certain Statute providing that consolidated trust debentures issued by the Federal Intermediate Credit Bank and by the Bank of Cooperatives are lawful investment for fiduciary and trust funds in this State, and eligible security for public deposits where authorized.

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