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HB 545 86-0 (2019) Author: Nevárez, Poncho | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful transfer of a firearm. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Postponed
HB 770 86-0 (2019) Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the establishment of an electronic database for settlement agreements for certain suits involving minors or incapacitated persons; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 3543 86-0 (2019) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to guardianships, management trusts, and certain other procedures and proceedings for persons who are incapacitated. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3572 86-0 (2019) Author: Meza, Thresa "Terry" Relating to referrals by the Department of Family and Protective Services to probate courts concerning allegedly incapacitated persons. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 4531 86-0 (2019) Author: Neave, Victoria | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the rights and treatment of and services provided to certain adult sexual assault survivors. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 4562 86-0 (2019) Author: Metcalf, Will Relating to parental administrations for certain incapacitated adults; authorizing a fee; creating a criminal offense. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
SB 667 86-0 (2019) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to probate and guardianship matters and certain procedures for persons who are incapacitated or have a mental illness. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1426 86-0 (2019) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the establishment by a county of public guardians for certain incapacitated persons and funding for guardianships by public guardians and related services. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1768 86-0 (2019) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to guardianships and supports and services for incapacitated persons. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1783 86-0 (2019) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Neave, Victoria
Relating to guardianships, alternatives to guardianship, and supports and services for incapacitated persons. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2237 86-0 (2019) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to elderly persons and persons with a disability who are survivors of sexual assault. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2469 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the establishment of an electronic database for settlement agreements for certain suits involving minors or incapacitated persons; authorizing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Received from the House
HB 2655 85-0 (2017) Author: Nevárez, Poncho Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful transfer of a firearm. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3901 85-0 (2017) Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al. Relating to parental administrations for certain adults with intellectual disabilities and the prosecution of a related criminal offense. House: Human Services Withdrawn from schedule
SB 1325 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to authorizing counties to establish public guardians to serve as guardians for certain incapacitated persons. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2016 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al. Relating to parental administrations for certain adults with intellectual disabilities and the prosecution of a related criminal offense. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
HB 1438 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to probate matters, including guardianships and other matters related to incapacitated persons. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1560 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to investment options for property recovered in a suit by a next friend or guardian ad litem on behalf of a minor or incapacitated person. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1418 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to examination requirements for wards and proposed wards in certain guardianship matters. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2080 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to guardianships, including the assessment and payment of attorney's fees and other court costs in guardianships, and to court-created management trusts for persons who have physical disabilities or who are incapacitated; changing the amount of a fee and requiring the collection of a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 1/1/14
HB 2600 83-0 (2013) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to the determination of probable cause for a court to ascertain whether a person is an incapacitated person for purposes of the appointment of a guardian ad litem or court investigator. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3656 83-0 (2013) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to court authorization of elective surgery for certain persons with disabilities. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 528 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to examination requirements for wards and proposed wards in certain guardianship matters. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 647 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to guardianships, including the assessment and payment of attorney's fees and other court costs in guardianships, and to court-created management trusts for persons who have physical disabilities or who are incapacitated. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1075 82-0 (2011) Author: Anderson, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Relating to an alert for a missing person with an intellectual disability. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1837 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to guardianships and alternatives to guardianship for persons who have physical disabilities or who are incapacitated. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2492 82-0 (2011) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the family allowance, treatment of exempt property, and an allowance in lieu of exempt property in the administration of a decedent's estate. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
See remarks for effective date
SB 481 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim
Relating to the removal of a guardian of an incapacitated person ordered by a court. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1196 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose
Sponsor: Hartnett, Will
Relating to guardianships and alternatives to guardianship for persons who have physical disabilities or who are incapacitated. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 585 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to records related to an estate of a decedent or incapacitated person. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 3080 81-0 (2009) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to guardianships and other matters relating to incapacitated persons. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 271 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Rose, Patrick
Relating to informal caregiver support services and to the appointment of a successor guardian for certain wards adjudicated as totally incapacitated. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 519 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the creation of a trust for the management of an incapacitated person's estate. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1708 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to examination requirements in certain guardianship matters concerning persons with mental retardation. House: Human Services Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3757 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the rights of certain incapacitated persons that may be terminated by a court in a guardianship proceeding. House: Judiciary Left pending in committee
HB 3887 80-0 (2007) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the requirements relating to the appointment of a guardian of the person or of the estate of certain incapacitated persons. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
SB 1392 80-0 (2007) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the rights of certain incapacitated persons that may be terminated by a court in a guardianship proceeding and to the restoration of certain rights. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judiciary
SB 1701 80-0 (2007) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Rose, Patrick
Relating to the appointment of a successor guardian for certain wards adjudicated as totally incapacitated. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1472 79-0 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the creation of a management trust by a probate court. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1910 79-0 (2005) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to certain actions for personal injury, death, or property damages brought by or against a guardian of the person or estate of an incapacitated person. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 2347 79-0 (2005) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to guardians ad litem. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 1985 78-0 (2003) Author: Casteel, Carter
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the immunity of guardians ad litem in certain guardianship proceedings from liability for certain damages. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 483 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the removal from the statutes of certain antiquated or unnecessary words referring to incapacitated persons. House: Human Services
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 628 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to authorizing a person other than a corporate fiduciary to serve as trustee of certain trusts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1132 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Bernsen, David
Relating to guardianships and other related matters concerning incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2731 77-0 (2001) Author: Gray, Patricia
Sponsor: Bernsen, David
Relating to a proceeding to declare heirship. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3144 77-0 (2001) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Bernsen, David
Relating to incapacitated persons, wards, and former wards. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 722 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to guardianships and other related matters concerning incapacitated persons. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 583 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to certain notification requirements for an employer of a child, a person with mental retardation, or a person who is mentally incapacitated. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 1270 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to surrogate decision-making for an adult patient in a hospital or nursing home. House: Public Health Considered in Calendars
HB 1663 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the creation, modification, or closing of a guardianship of an incapacitated person. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1851 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to guardianships and other related matters concerning incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2164 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the appointment of a guardian for certain incapacitated minors. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2165 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to guardianships for incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2166 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the appointment of successor guardians for wards of guardianship programs or governmental entities serving as guardians. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2425 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the provision of inpatient mental health services to certain incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2795 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to notice and hearing for the appointment of a guardian for incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2893 76-0 (1999) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to management of the part of the community estate belonging to an incapacitated spouse. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3028 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to management of property recovered in a suit for the benefit of a minor or incapacitated person. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3310 76-0 (1999) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to guardianships and other related matters concerning incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 3337 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to guardianships for missing persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3342 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to hold a driver's license. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3630 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to guardianships for incapacitated persons. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 209 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to surrogate decision-making regarding treatment of certain individuals with mental retardation or related conditions. House: Public Health
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1388 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to management of property recovered in a suit for the benefit of a minor or incapacitated person. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1737 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to guardianships and management trusts for incapacitated persons. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SJR 15 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to transactions by an incapacitated person in connection with a homestead. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
HB 374 68-0 (1983) Author: Wright, Brad
Sponsor: Washington, Craig
Relating to the management of property recovered in a suit by the next friend of an incapacitated person. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 524 68-0 (1983) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the management of property recovered in a suit by the next friend of an incapacitated person. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 1097 68-0 (1983) Author: Uribe, Hector
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to the definition of an incapacitated person, to limited guardianships for incapacitated persons, and to hearings and evidentiary matters connected with those hearings. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .

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