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HB 10 85-0 (2017) Author: Price, Four | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to access to and benefits for mental health conditions and substance use disorders. House: Public Health
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 127 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to the use of credit scoring in the underwriting and rating of certain insurance policies. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 336 85-0 (2017) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the duties and powers of the office of public insurance counsel concerning the adequacy of networks offered in this state by managed care plans. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 773 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to information on projected changes in weather, water availability, and climate variability in strategic plans of certain state agencies. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 879 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to prior approval of certain residential property insurance rates of certain insurers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1197 85-0 (2017) Author: Paul, Dennis
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the training period for a temporary insurance agent's license. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1297 85-0 (2017) Author: Frullo, John Relating to a specialty certification for insurance agents who have completed certain training regarding self-insured health benefit plans. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1587 85-0 (2017) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to the appeal of decisions by the Texas Department of Insurance regarding issuance of certain certificates of compliance under the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association Act. House: Insurance Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1599 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the requirement and study of insurance coverage for serious emotional disturbance of a child. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2096 85-0 (2017) Author: Price, Four Relating to access to and benefits for mental health conditions and substance use disorders. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2144 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to disclosure of foreign ownership of insurers authorized to engage in the business of insurance in this state. House: Insurance Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 2149 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to availability of audited financial reports of insurance companies on the Texas Department of Insurance website. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2150 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to reporting to the Texas Department of Insurance certain information related to the denial of claims by personal automobile and residential property insurers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2367 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the election of the state board of insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2542 85-0 (2017) Author: Anderson, Rodney
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to notice to certain insurers by the Texas Department of Insurance regarding supervision or conservatorship of certain insurance agents. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2605 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to benefits for mental health conditions and substance use disorders. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2630 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the reporting of certain claims information by certain insurers and health benefit plan issuers to the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2668 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John | et. al. Relating to a mechanic's or materialman's lien for retained funds under certain construction contracts. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2760 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to health benefit plan provider networks; authorizing an assessment. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3226 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the creation of a temporary health insurance risk pool. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3348 85-0 (2017) Author: Paul, Dennis Relating to coverage under a preferred provider benefit plan for certain services provided by out-of-network providers; authorizing a fee. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3616 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to regulation of persons holding a certificate of self-insurance for establishment of financial responsibility for operating a motor vehicle. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3703 85-0 (2017) Author: Gooden, Lance Relating to waiver of continuing education requirements for certain insurance adjusters. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3797 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the regulation of call centers; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 4178 85-0 (2017) Author: Cook, Byron Relating to disclosure of certain health care costs and shared savings between certain health benefit plans and state employees. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 237 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain employees of fire protection sprinkler system contractors; providing a penalty; imposing a fee; requiring occupational licenses. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 519 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the training period for a temporary insurance agent's license. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 770 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to a specialty certification for insurance agents who have completed certain training regarding self-insured health benefit plans. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 860 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to access to and benefits for mental health conditions and substance use disorders. Senate: Business & Commerce Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1449 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg
Relating to an insurer's compliance with National Association of Insurance Commissioners requirements. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1935 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to disclosure of certain health care costs and shared savings between certain health benefit plans and state employees. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2073 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al. Relating to a mechanic's or materialman's lien for retained funds under certain construction contracts. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 126 85-1 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the requirement and study of insurance coverage for serious emotional disturbance of a child. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 616 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain out-of-network provider charges; authorizing a fee; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Considered in public hearing
HB 686 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to insurance agents' ownership and use of certain information related to general property and casualty insurance policies; authorizing administrative penalties. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 696 84-0 (2015) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association; affecting surcharges. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 773 84-0 (2015) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the use by certain insurers of forms that are not approved by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 817 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to the contingent establishment of a health benefit exchange tailored to the needs of the state. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 818 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a health benefit exchange tailored to the needs of the state. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1482 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to public information regarding workers' compensation insurance rate filings. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1524 84-0 (2015) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the languages in which certain labor and employment notices and forms must be provided. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1624 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to transparency of certain information related to certain health benefit plan coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1732 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John Relating to dispute resolution for certain claims arising under insurance policies issued by the Fair Access to Insurance Requirements (FAIR) Plan Association; authorizing fees. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1947 84-0 (2015) Author: Meyer, Morgan | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to licenses for insurance agents and adjusters. House: Insurance
Senate: Administration
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2145 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to provisional authority for certain individual insurance license applicants to act as insurance agents; authorizing a fee; requiring an occupational provisional permit; adding provisions that may be subject to a criminal penalty. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2175 84-0 (2015) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the operation of the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2243 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the authorization, regulation, and function of dedicated personal insurers; requiring a certificate of authority; imposing fees. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2491 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to licensing and appointment of title insurance escrow officers; changing the limit applicable to a fee; authorizing a fee. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2587 84-0 (2015) Author: Oliveira, René | et. al. Relating to a study regarding employers who do not participate in and injured employees who are not covered under the workers' compensation system. House: Business & Industry Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 2749 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to coverage of certain eating disorders as serious mental illnesses under certain group health benefit plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2893 84-0 (2015) Author: Frullo, John Relating to the licensing of insurance agents and adjusters; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2967 84-0 (2015) Author: Frullo, John Relating to collection and use of certain information reported to and by the Texas Department of Insurance and certain approval authority and hearings held in connection with reported information. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3085 84-0 (2015) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the duties and powers of the office of public insurance counsel concerning the adequacy of networks offered in this state by managed care plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3141 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to the appeal of decisions by the Texas Department of Insurance regarding issuance of certain certificates of compliance under the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association Act. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3195 84-0 (2015) Author: Bernal, Diego Relating to the establishment of a health care pilot program for low-income individuals. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 3263 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the authority of a municipality to regulate state licensees. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3385 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the regulation of call centers; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 3697 84-0 (2015) Author: Landgraf, Brooks Relating to a study by the Texas Department of Insurance to research and evaluate claims data and the recovery of attorney's fees in first-party insurance claims. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3872 84-0 (2015) Author: Paul, Dennis
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to licensing requirements, including continuing education requirements for insurance agents, insurance adjusters, and public adjusters. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3919 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to prior authorization from a health benefit plan issuer to obtain health care services under the health benefit plan. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 4096 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the electronic transmission of certain subrogation claims. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 18 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to measures to support or enhance graduate medical education in this state, including the transfer of certain assets from the Texas Medical Liability Insurance Underwriting Association to the permanent fund supporting graduate medical education and the authority of the association to issue new policies. House: Higher Education
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 77 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the development of a climate adaptation plan by certain entities. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 90 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to notice and prior approval of health benefit plan rates. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 302 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association; affecting surcharges. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in committee
SB 594 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the provision of certain information by a title insurance company to a buyer of residential real estate. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 783 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Frullo, John
Relating to the development of antifraud educational programs by the Texas Department of Insurance and acceptance of gifts, grants, and donations for the department's fraud unit. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 784 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Frullo, John
Relating to collection and use of certain information reported to and by the Texas Department of Insurance and certain approval authority and hearings held in connection with reported information. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 844 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Sponsor: Meyer, Morgan
Relating to the expiration of licenses for insurance agents and adjusters. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Postponed
SB 876 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Frullo, John
Relating to the licensing of insurance agents and adjusters; providing a penalty. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 900 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg
Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 978 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth
Relating to public information regarding workers' compensation insurance rate filings. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1097 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain out-of-network provider charges; authorizing a fee; providing a penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1427 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to authorizing an insurer's deposit of certain money and other assets with the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1478 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to coverage of certain eating disorders as serious mental illnesses under certain group health benefit plans. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1520 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to transparency of certain information related to certain health benefit plan coverage. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1548 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to licensing and appointment of title insurance escrow officers; changing the limit applicable to a fee; authorizing a fee. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1649 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the duties and powers of the office of public insurance counsel concerning the adequacy of networks offered in this state by managed care plans. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1765 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to provisional authority for certain individual insurance license applicants to act as insurance agents; authorizing a fee; requiring an occupational provisional permit. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1995 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the establishment of a health care pilot program for low-income individuals. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 378 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the development of a climate adaptation plan by certain entities. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 459 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the regulation of navigators for health benefit exchanges. House: Insurance Postponed
HB 620 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to the regulation of certain health care provider network contract arrangements; providing an administrative penalty; authorizing a fee. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 930 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to the effect of certain claims made under certain insurance policies. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 1047 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the regulation of certain surety companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1111 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to establishing a personal automobile insurance program for certain low-income individuals; authorizing a fee. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1136 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the amount of outstanding total liability of a mortgage guaranty insurer. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1265 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to providing information to state employees about insurance available to those employees under a group coverage plan. House: Pensions
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1363 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to certain required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 1407 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to third-party property damage claims under private passenger automobile insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1408 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to dispute resolution for certain claims arising under insurance policies issued by the Fair Access to Insurance Requirements (FAIR) Plan Association; authorizing fees. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1675 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the sunset review process and certain governmental entities subject to that process. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Transportation
See remarks for effective date
HB 2030 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to requirements regarding certain shareholder and policyholder dividends. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2085 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the use by certain insurers of forms that are not approved by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2163 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to an annual assessment on insurers for the examination of insurers; imposing an assessment. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2271 83-0 (2013) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to an annual hurricane damage mitigation week. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2352 83-0 (2013) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and to catastrophe preparedness in the seacoast territories of this state; authorizing assessments, surcharges, and fees. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2557 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to the applicability of the insurance laws of this state to certain conduct. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2558 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to the confidentiality of information obtained by or disclosed to the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2563 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to an exemption from homeowners insurance rate increases for certain persons. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2629 83-0 (2013) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the determination of the impairment rating of an employee with a lumbar injury under the workers' compensation system. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2645 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to certification and operation of independent review organizations. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2693 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth | et. al. Relating to voluntary registration and regulation of roofing contractors; providing criminal penalties; authorizing a fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2726 83-0 (2013) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to disputing the certification of maximum medical improvement and evaluation of impairment rating. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 2791 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to abolishing the Texas Health Insurance Pool. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3029 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to new systems and technologies for the financial responsibility verification program. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
No action taken in committee
HB 3044 83-0 (2013) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to the provision of ancillary services through limited services networks; providing penalties. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3269 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3311 83-0 (2013) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to reporting requirements for employers that do not obtain or otherwise provide workers' compensation insurance coverage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 3369 83-0 (2013) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the creation of the office of inspector general. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 3451 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the formation, operation, and authority to engage in business of insurance companies and other entities regulated under the Insurance Code; restructuring or changing fees. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3460 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the requirement that certain information be reported to the Texas Department of Insurance and the confidentiality of that information. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 3554 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the business of travel insurance; authorizing penalties. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3620 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to requiring the charging of fair and reasonable premiums for health care coverage of Texans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3660 83-0 (2013) Author: Simmons, Ron
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to requiring the Texas Commission on Fire Protection to conduct a study and prepare a report on administrative attachment. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 3697 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the deposit of assessments and fees collected for examination expenses. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3791 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al. Relating to a "Texas solution" to reforming and addressing issues related to the Medicaid program, including the creation of an alternative program designed to ensure health benefit plan coverage to certain low-income individuals through the private marketplace; authorizing a fee. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3867 83-0 (2013) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the list of approved doctors for the workers' compensation system. House: Business & Industry Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
SB 18 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John Relating to the establishment of the Texas Property Insurance Program and the operation of the FAIR Plan Association and the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 19 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John Relating to certain residential and other structures and mitigation of loss to those structures resulting from natural catastrophes; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 59 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 78 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the development of a climate adaptation plan by certain entities. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 84 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to regulation of health benefit plan issuers in this state. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 147 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to the amount of outstanding total liability of a mortgage guaranty insurer. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 183 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth
Relating to certain inquiries made by the Texas Department of Insurance to insurers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 381 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Oliveira, René
Relating to the misuse of the name or symbols of the division of workers' compensation of the Texas Department of Insurance in a deceptive manner. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 491 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to establishing a personal automobile insurance program for certain low-income individuals; authorizing a fee. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 548 83-0 (2013) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the abolishment of the office of public insurance counsel. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 814 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the collection and use of certain information by certain insurers; providing administrative penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 822 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to the regulation of certain health care provider network contract arrangements; providing an administrative penalty; authorizing a fee. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 907 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to reporting requirements for employers that do not obtain or otherwise provide workers' compensation insurance coverage. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1006 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth
Relating to requirements regarding certain shareholder and policyholder dividends. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 1089 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and to catastrophe preparedness in the seacoast territories of this state. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1196 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the applicability of the insurance laws of this state to certain conduct. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1216 83-0 (2013) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Relating to the creation of a standard request form for prior authorization of medical care or health care services. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1322 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Oliveira, René
Relating to the provision of durable medical equipment and home health care services through informal and voluntary networks in the workers' compensation system; providing penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1367 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to abolishing the Texas Health Insurance Pool. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
SB 1382 83-0 (2013) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the confidentiality of information obtained by or disclosed to the Texas Department of Insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1397 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the regulation of certain surety companies. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1544 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1567 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to coverage of certain persons under an automobile insurance policy. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1665 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to the deposit of assessments and fees collected for examination expenses. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 1672 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to the business of travel insurance; authorizing penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 13 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the Medicaid program and alternate methods of providing health services to low-income persons in this state. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on intent calendar
HB 300 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the privacy of protected health information; providing administrative, civil, and criminal penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
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HB 625 82-0 (2011) Author: Solomons, Burt
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to notice of staff leasing services company workers' compensation claim and payment information; providing an administrative violation. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 636 82-0 (2011) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al. Relating to creation of the Texas Health Insurance Connector. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 758 82-0 (2011) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to certain limitations in health benefit plans and health insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 977 82-0 (2011) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the development of a climate adaptation plan by certain entities. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1142 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to regulation of fire protection sprinkler technicians. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1192 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to the requirement and study of insurance coverage for serious emotional disturbance of a child. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1292 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to coverage of certain eating disorders as serious mental illnesses under certain group health benefit plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1772 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the regulation of certain benefit plans. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1803 82-0 (2011) Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al. Relating to property and casualty certificates of insurance and approval of property and casualty certificate of insurance forms by the Texas Department of Insurance; providing penalties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1872 82-0 (2011) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to requirements regarding information to be provided to employees covered by workers' compensation health care networks. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1951 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the continuation and operation of the Texas Department of Insurance and the operation of certain insurance programs; imposing administrative penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1965 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the expansion of faith- and community-based health and human services initiatives. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 2018 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to certain automobile insurance loss adjustment and claims settlement practices and the collection and use of certain data by insurers regarding automobile loss and damage claims; providing administrative penalties. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2024 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the creation of the health benefit plan innovations program in the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2408 82-0 (2011) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to title insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2503 82-0 (2011) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to insurance agent licenses issued to certain foreign corporations and partnerships. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2605 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the continuation and functions of the division of workers' compensation of the Texas Department of Insurance. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2699 82-0 (2011) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the requirements for an insurance adjuster license. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2818 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and to the resolution of certain disputes concerning claims made to that association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2870 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 2924 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to a claim filing period and contractual limitations period in certain property insurance policies. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3087 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to payment for services provided by certain physicians and health care providers to individuals covered by managed care plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3402 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to regulation of health benefit plan issuers in this state. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3419 82-0 (2011) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to state fiscal matters related to certain regulatory agencies. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 3458 82-0 (2011) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the registration with the Texas Department of Insurance of certain contract examiners. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3589 82-0 (2011) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to claim-handling deadlines in the event of certain weather-related catastrophes or natural disasters. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HCR 161 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Recalling H.B. No. 1951 from the senate to the house. Signed by the Governor
HR 2648 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2605. Reported enrolled
SB 322 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to certain requirements for reinsurance contracts covering, and to certain restrictions regarding, title insurance policies issued in this state. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 424 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the development of a climate adaptation plan by certain entities. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 425 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to property and casualty certificates of insurance and approval of property and casualty certificate of insurance forms by the Texas Department of Insurance; providing penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 574 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the requirement and study of insurance coverage for serious emotional disturbance of a child. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 644 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the continuation and operation of the Texas Department of Insurance and the operation of certain insurance programs; imposing administrative penalties. Senate: Government Organization Committee report printed and distributed
SB 658 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the division of workers' compensation of the Texas Department of Insurance. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 671 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the creation of a state occupational health and safety plan; establishing a maintenance tax. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 918 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to immunity for reporting insurance fraud. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1064 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the collection and use of certain information by certain insurers; providing administrative penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1123 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John Relating to the regulation of inspectors qualified to perform windstorm inspections and to persons acting as those inspectors. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1179 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education and other obsolete provisions of law. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1229 82-0 (2011) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to the registration with the Texas Department of Insurance of certain contract examiners. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 1291 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to the budget of certain divisions of the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1430 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the regulation of certain exclusive provider benefit plans. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1455 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John Relating to the protection of trade secrets. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1457 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to administrative procedures for title insurance hearings, licensing, and enforcement. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1586 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to state fiscal matters related to certain regulatory agencies. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SB 1599 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John Relating to the requirements for an insurance adjuster license. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1655 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to transparency and propagation of information regarding personal automobile and residential property insurance rates, policies, and complaints. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
SB 1735 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to limited purpose subsidiary life insurance companies. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Insurance
SB 1782 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to regulation of health benefit plan issuers in this state. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1824 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the regulation of title insurance; providing criminal and administrative penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SR 1248 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2605. Reported enrolled
HB 3 82-1 (2011) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, to the resolution of certain disputes concerning claims made to that association, and to the issuance of windstorm and hail insurance policies in the private insurance market by certain insurers; providing penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HR 197 82-1 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 2. Reported enrolled
HR 218 82-1 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3. Reported enrolled
SB 2 82-1 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Appropriating money for the support of state government for the period beginning September 1, 2011, and ending August 31, 2013; and authorizing and prescribing conditions, limitations, rules, and procedures for allocating and expending the appropriated funds. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 3 82-1 (2011) Author: Carona, John Relating to the operation and name of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and to the resolution of certain disputes concerning claims made to that association; providing penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in committee
SB 44 82-1 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to the cessation of operations of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the provision of windstorm and hail insurance in the seacoast territory of this state. Filed
SR 105 82-1 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 2. Reported enrolled
SR 113 82-1 (2011) Author: Carona, John Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3. Reported enrolled
HB 497 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to a study to determine the effect on the health care infrastructure in this state if the state Medicaid program is abolished or a severe reduction in federal matching money under the program occurs. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 505 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the creation of the health benefit plan innovations program in the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 652 81-0 (2009) Author: Darby, Drew
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to licensing of escrow officers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 992 81-0 (2009) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to the classifications used in rating personal automobile insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1095 81-0 (2009) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to the posting on the Internet of certain rate information concerning residential property insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1176 81-0 (2009) Author: Crownover, Myra | et. al. Relating to the creation of a voluntary consumer-directed health plan for certain individuals eligible to participate in the insurance coverage provided under the Texas Employees Group Benefits Act and their qualified dependents. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1696 81-0 (2009) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to the regulation of pharmacy benefit managers and to payment of claims to pharmacies and pharmacists. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1941 81-0 (2009) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the election of the commissioner of insurance and qualifications of the commissioner and certain employees of the Texas Department of Insurance; providing civil penalties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2203 81-0 (2009) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the continuation and operation of the Texas Department of Insurance and the operation of certain insurance programs; imposing administrative penalties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2250 81-0 (2009) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to payment of claims to pharmacies and pharmacists. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2456 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to insurance agent qualifications to sell certain products or product lines. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2877 81-0 (2009) Author: Sheffield, Ralph
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Relating to liability insurance closed claim reports. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2881 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to the establishment of the Texas Affordable Health Care Benefit Program. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3264 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to notifying certain persons of the medical loss ratios of health benefit plan issuers. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3762 81-0 (2009) Author: Flynn, Dan
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to regulation of prepaid funeral benefits. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
HB 3801 81-0 (2009) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to regulation of prepaid funeral benefits. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
HB 3855 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the reporting of information to the Texas Department of Insurance by certain insurance carriers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 4341 81-0 (2009) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the regulation of discount health care programs by the Texas Department of Insurance; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
HB 4343 81-0 (2009) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to access to certain criminal history record information maintained by the Department of Public Safety. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 4359 81-0 (2009) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the registration with the Texas Department of Insurance of certain contract examiners. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 4461 81-0 (2009) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to confidentiality of certain information maintained by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 4519 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to standards for independent review organizations. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 4573 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the treatment of applications and filings made at the Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HCR 291 81-0 (2009) Author: Pitts, Jim Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections to H.B. No. 4583. Received from the House
SB 78 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to promoting awareness and education about the purchase and availability of health coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
SB 79 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to specialty certification for insurance agents serving certain employer groups. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 107 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the creation of the Texas Health Benefit Plan Security Program. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 109 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the duties of the Texas Department of Insurance. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 206 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the reporting of information concerning the rescission of health benefit plans. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Insurance
SB 225 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to the classifications used in rating personal automobile insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 264 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to prior approval of residential property insurance rates of certain insurers. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 351 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to payment of certain emergency room physicians for services provided to enrollees of managed care health benefit plans; providing an administrative penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 510 81-0 (2009) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to licensing of certain residents of a state as escrow officers. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 665 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the establishment of a windstorm preparedness assistance program that provides financial assistance for certain homeowners in certain counties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 762 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to a study concerning the minimum participation requirement for small employer health benefit plans. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Insurance
SB 827 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the establishment and operation of urban mutual insurance companies. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 900 81-0 (2009) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al. Relating to the collection and use of certain information by health benefit plan issuers; providing administrative penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1007 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Isett, Carl
Relating to the continuation and operation of the Texas Department of Insurance and the operation of certain insurance programs; imposing administrative penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Government Organization
Point of order sustained
SB 1097 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the establishment and determination of financial responsibility for a motor vehicle; providing a penalty. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Insurance
SB 1106 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Hopson, Chuck
Relating to payment of claims to pharmacies and pharmacists. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
1 hr. notice-to suspend rules
SB 1155 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al. Relating to certain content requirements for an insurance consumer information website. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 1157 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al. Relating to a study concerning the collection and use of certain information by certain insurers. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SB 1158 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to regulation of health benefit plan rates. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1815 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to immunity from liability for doctors performing certain services at the request of the division of workers' compensation of the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
1 hr. notice-to suspend rules
SB 2199 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the registration with the Texas Department of Insurance of certain contract examiners. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2339 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the regulation of discount health care programs by the Texas Department of Insurance; providing penalties. Senate: Health & Human Services Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 2493 81-0 (2009) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to regulation of prepaid funeral benefits. Senate: Business & Commerce Committee report printed and distributed
SB 2582 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to certain investment products made available to certain public school employees and the companies authorized to provide those products; providing civil penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1228 80-0 (2007) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the disclosure of certain information collected by the Texas Department of Insurance as public information. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1600 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to a study concerning maximum lifetime benefit limits under health benefit plan coverage applicable to hemophilia-related services, supplies, pharmaceuticals, and biologics. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1834 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne Relating to long-term care insurance and a partnership for long-term care program. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1848 80-0 (2007) Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al. Relating to the frequency of certain examinations conducted by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1849 80-0 (2007) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to certain fees for valuing life insurance policies. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2065 80-0 (2007) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to regulation of residential property or personal automobile insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2639 80-0 (2007) Author: Smithee, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to risk management programs for members and advisors of student organizations at public and private postsecondary educational institutions and to certain insurance requirements for fraternities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3312 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to reporting certain information regarding residential property and personal automobile insurance and public Internet access to that information. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3597 80-0 (2007) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to registration and regulation of certain discount health plans; providing penalties. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 22 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: White Delisi, Dianne
Relating to long-term care insurance and a partnership for long-term care program and to the eligibility for certain home and community-based services. House: Public Health
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
SB 23 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to promoting the purchase and availability of health coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Record vote
SB 55 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to registration and regulation of certain discount health plans; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 278 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the creation of a state occupational health and safety plan; establishing a maintenance tax. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 418 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a research program regarding the prevention and treatment of obesity-related health concerns. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 611 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando
Relating to reporting certain information regarding residential property and personal automobile insurance and public Internet access to that information. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 730 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to a study concerning maximum lifetime benefit limits under health benefit plan coverage applicable to hemophilia-related services, supplies, pharmaceuticals, and biologics. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Insurance
SB 828 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to a study concerning the collection and use of certain information by certain insurers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1138 80-0 (2007) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to risk management programs for members and advisors of student organizations at public and private postsecondary educational institutions and to certain insurance requirements for fraternities. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1253 80-0 (2007) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the frequency and expenses of certain examinations conducted by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 7 79-0 (2005) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al.
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the continuation and operation of the workers' compensation system of this state and to the abolition of the Texas Workers' Compensation Commission, the establishment of the office of injured employee counsel, and the transfer of the powers and duties of the Texas Workers' Compensation Commission to the division of workers' compensation of the Texas Department of Insurance and the office of injured employee counsel, and to the provision of workers' compensation benefits to injured employees and the regulation of workers' compensation insurers; providing administrative and criminal penalties. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 792 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the use of certain rating practices in certain lines of insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1116 79-0 (2005) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the governmental entities subject to the sunset review process. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1605 79-0 (2005) Author: Keffer, Bill Relating to the creation of a program to educate the public on the value of health coverage and to increase public awareness of health coverage options. House: Insurance Companion considered in lieu of in s/c
HB 1665 79-0 (2005) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to a study of the effectiveness of rate regulation for medical malpractice insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1809 79-0 (2005) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas for law enforcement officers commissioned by the Texas Department of Insurance or the state fire marshal. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 2284 79-0 (2005) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to implementation of a study concerning health insurance and medical professional liability insurance issues affecting this state. House: Insurance No action taken in subcommittee
HB 3398 79-0 (2005) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to regulation of certain personal lines of insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 5 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd | et. al.
Sponsor: Solomons, Burt
Relating to the continuation and operation of the workers' compensation system of this state and to the abolition of the Texas Workers' Compensation Commission, the establishment of the office of injured employee counsel, and the transfer of the powers and duties of the Texas Workers' Compensation Commission to the Texas Department of Insurance and the office of injured employee counsel; providing administrative violations. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Rules suspended
SB 155 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to the quality assurance accreditation process for certain entities that offer health benefit plans and the provisional credentialing process for health benefit plans. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 261 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Keffer, Bill
Relating to the creation of a program to educate the public on the value of health coverage and to increase public awareness of health coverage options. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 301 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to the collection and reporting of certain information regarding uninsured individuals in this state. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 400 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the continuation and operation of the workers' compensation system of this state and to the abolition of the Texas Workers' Compensation Commission, the establishment of the office of employee assistance, and the transfer of the powers and duties of the Texas Workers' Compensation Commission to the Texas Department of Insurance, the Texas Workforce Commission, and the office of employee assistance; providing administrative violations. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 677 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to rates for certain insurance within certain rating territories. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 772 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to the use of certain rating practices in certain lines of insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1513 79-0 (2005) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to an interim study regarding the operation of certain state health insurance programs. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1822 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to competition in certain insurance markets. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 876 78-0 (2003) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the disclosure of certain public information collected by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1599 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the creation and operation of the advisory committee on health care coverage issues. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3378 78-0 (2003) Author: Hope, Ruben
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to granting statutory authority to certain governmental entities to reduce certain expenditures and to the operation of certain funds. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 91 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to credit scoring in underwriting certain consumer lines of insurance coverage; providing a penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Laid on table subject to call in committee
SB 1869 78-0 (2003) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to statutory authority to reduce appropriations made by the legislature to certain regulatory entities. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 53 78-1 (2003) Author: Swinford, David
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the reorganization of, efficiency in, and other reform measures applying to state government; making appropriations. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 119 78-1 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to workers' compensation research conducted by the Texas Department of Insurance; making an appropriation. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 22 78-2 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the performance of workers' compensation research by the Texas Department of Insurance; making an appropriation. House: Government Reform Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 24 78-2 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the reorganization of, efficiency in, and other reform measures applying to state government; making an appropriation. House: Government Reform No action taken in committee
HB 28 78-3 (2003) Author: McCall, Brian
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to state and local government fiscal management, including various matters related to increasing administrative efficiency in state government; making related appropriations. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 63 78-3 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the performance of workers' compensation research by the Texas Department of Insurance; making an appropriation. House: Government Reform Referred to Government Reform
SB 5 78-3 (2003) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to the transfer or performance of the functions of certain state agencies to promote efficiency, equitable use of revenue, or uniformity in regard to those functions. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
HB 614 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to requiring insurers to report rates and rate changes to the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1079 77-0 (2001) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas for law enforcement officers commissioned by the Texas Department of Insurance or the state fire marshal. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 1283 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a study of barriers to providing binational health benefit plan coverage. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1325 77-0 (2001) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to abolishing the independent office of public insurance counsel and transferring the powers and duties of the office to the Texas Department of Insurance; abolishing the assessment for the office of public insurance counsel. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1730 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the requirement that the name of a state agency be printed on certain state motor vehicles. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1752 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to proof of financial responsibility in connection with operation of a motor vehicle and creating the motor vehicle insurance verification program; providing criminal penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
HB 2102 77-0 (2001) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the determination of premium rates for certain lines of insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2406 77-0 (2001) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to a supplemental health benefit plan for certain individuals. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2892 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to examination by the Texas Department of Insurance of the use of credit histories in certain underwriting guidelines. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2938 77-0 (2001) Author: Davis, John Relating to enforcement of motor vehicle financial responsibility requirements. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3327 77-0 (2001) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to production of documents produced in response to an investigation by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 496 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Wise, Miguel
Relating to a study of barriers to providing binational health benefit plan coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 771 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to a consumers' guide for employers regarding health benefit plans. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Insurance
SB 817 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Goolsby, Tony
Relating to the requirement that the name of a state agency be printed on certain state motor vehicles. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 943 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to monitoring of the conduct of insurers that engage in the business of workers' compensation insurance in this state; providing penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 993 77-0 (2001) Author: Sibley, David Relating to the determination of premium rates for certain lines of insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1793 77-0 (2001) Author: Sibley, David
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to meetings of the commissioner of insurance with the board of directors of certain guaranty associations. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
SCR 45 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Directing the Texas Department of Insurance to conduct a study of an insurance verification system relating to proof of liability insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Insurance
SR 46 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Commending the longtime service of 27 employees of the Texas Department of Insurance. Again read
HB 1404 76-0 (1999) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas for law enforcement officers commissioned by the Texas Department of Insurance or the state fire marshal. House: Pensions & Investments No action taken in committee
HB 1919 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to legislative review of health care benefits that are mandated to be provided by health benefit plans. House: Insurance
Senate: Administration
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 2254 76-0 (1999) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to models used in conjunction with a hearing before the Texas Department of Insurance relating to windstorm insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2315 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the investigation and prosecution of fraud in certain benefit programs operated by the state; providing administrative penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Human Services
Referred to Human Services
HB 2478 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to the insurers that must provide their underwriting guidelines to the Texas Department of Insurance and the office of public insurance counsel. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 3154 76-0 (1999) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to a nonsubstantive revision of statutes relating to the Texas Department of Insurance, the business of insurance, and certain related businesses, including conforming amendments, repeals, and penalties. House: State Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3307 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to applications for coverage under the market assistance program operated by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3361 76-0 (1999) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the control of health insurance fraud; providing administrative penalties. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3680 76-0 (1999) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to an interim study by the Texas Department of Insurance regarding portability of certain health benefit plan coverage. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HCR 234 76-0 (1999) Author: Delisi, Dianne Directing the Texas Department of Insurance and the Office of Public Insurance Counsel to conduct a study comparing quality, customer satisfaction, and financial measures among various types of HMOs. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 324 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to applications for coverage under the market assistance program operated by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 922 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to a prohibition on engaging in the business of insurance in this state as an insurance company without a certificate of authority or other authorization issued by the Texas Department of Insurance. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1467 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Wolens, Steven
Relating to a nonsubstantive revision of statutes relating to the Texas Department of Insurance, the business of insurance, and certain related businesses, including conforming amendments, repeals, and penalties. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 428 75-0 (1997) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to certain classification systems used for workers' compensation insurance purposes by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 434 75-0 (1997) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to assistance by regional education service centers and the Texas Department of Insurance to school districts in meeting district insurance needs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 531 75-0 (1997) Author: Shields, John Relating to expunction of certain records of the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1551 75-0 (1997) Author: Counts, David Relating to application by the Texas Department of Insurance of provisions adopted by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1902 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Glenn
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to administrative procedures for certain orders and decisions of the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2484 75-0 (1997) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to an exemption for certain insurance companies regulated by the Texas Department of Insurance from licensing requirements regarding the issuance of bail bonds. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Posting rule suspended
HB 3008 75-0 (1997) Author: Shields, John Relating to certain inquiries made by the Texas Department of Insurance and information from those inquiries. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HCR 332 75-0 (1997) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Directing the Texas Department of Insurance to promulgate rules for standards for pharmacy benefit cards. Filed
HR 1356 75-0 (1997) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Directing the Texas Department of Insurance to promulgate rules for standards for pharmacy benefit cards. Filed
SB 371 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Telford, Barry
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Commission on Fire Protection and the transfer of certain commission functions to the state fire marshal and the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1062 75-0 (1997) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to expunction of certain records of the Texas Department of Insurance. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1197 75-0 (1997) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the cost estimate of Texas Department of Insurance rules. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 1895 75-0 (1997) Author: Sibley, David Relating to application by the Texas Department of Insurance of provisions adopted by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 772 74-0 (1995) Author: Smithee, John Relating to certain persons who are prohibited from representing others before the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 776 74-0 (1995) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the acceptance of certain federal funds by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 1501 74-0 (1995) Author: Davila, Diana Relating to accessibility in the Spanish language to certain agent-licensing programs administered by the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 2647 74-0 (1995) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the rules for general application of the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
No action taken in committee
HB 1461 73-0 (1993) Author: Counts, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to insurance regulation and to the continuation, powers, and duties of the Texas Department of Insurance and the office of public insurance counsel; providing administrative penalties; making an appropriation. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 1064 73-0 (1993) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to insurance regulation and to the continuation, powers, and duties of the Texas Department of Insurance and the office of public insurance counsel; providing administrative penalties. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 2 72-0 (1991) Author: Cavazos, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to the regulation of the insurance industry, the punishment for certain criminal offenses relating to the business of insurance, maintaining motor vehicle financial responsibility, and creating certain offenses. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 2 72-0 (1991) Author: Parker, Carl | et. al. Relating to the regulation of the insurance industry and to the punishment for certain criminal offenses relating to the business of insurance and creating certain offenses. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
HB 6 72-1 (1991) Author: Cavazos, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, O.H. | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of insurance, the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Insurance, and maintaining motor vehicle financial responsibility. House: Government Organization
Senate: State Affairs
House adopts conf. comm. report-reported
SB 8 72-1 (1991) Author: Harris, O.H. | et. al. Relating to the regulation of insurance and the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Insurance. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 62 72-2 (1991) Author: Counts, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to insurance, including the regulation of insurance, the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Insurance, motor vehicle financial responsibility, and benefits for state employees; making an appropriation. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 1/1/92
SB 57 72-2 (1991) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the regulation of insurance, the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Insurance, and maintaining motor vehicle financial responsibility. Senate: State Affairs Tagged in committee
SB 10 72-3 (1992) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to Department of Insurance review of mental health benefit claims. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 424 70-0 (1987) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to continuing education requirements for legal reserve life insurance agents. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 840 70-0 (1987) Author: Price, Albert Relating to sanctions that may be ordered by the State Board of Insurance. House: Insurance 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Cal.
HB 841 70-0 (1987) Author: Price, Albert
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain insurance agents. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 1022 70-0 (1987) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to workers' compensation insurance experience rating. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1172 70-0 (1987) Author: Hury, James Relating to the collection and report of certain liability claims information by the State Board of Insurance. House: State Affairs Pending in subcommittee
HB 1185 70-0 (1987) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Relating to certain reports required of liability insurers. House: State Affairs Pending in subcommittee
HCR 35 70-0 (1987) Author: Gavin, John
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Granting American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus permission to sue the State of Texas, the chairman of the State Board of Insurance, the comptroller of public accounts, and the state treasurer. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Left as pending business in comm.
HCR 113 70-0 (1987) Author: Millsap, Mike Granting JC Penney Life Insurance Company permission to sue the State of Texas and the State Board of Insurance. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 74 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the award of costs to certain intervenors in proceedings before the State Board of Insurance. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 75 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the creation of the position of State Board of Insurance public advisor. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 949 70-0 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Heflin, Talmadge
Relating to the organization, operation, and powers of the State Board of Insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1143 70-0 (1987) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to financing of a building for the State Board of Insurance, authorizing bonds by the Texas Public Building Authority, and declaring an emergency. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1146 70-0 (1987) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to financing of a records and equipment warehouse for the State Board of Insurance, authorizing bonds by the Texas Public Building Authority, and declaring an emergency. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SCR 44 64-0 (1975) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Bynum, Ben
Granting permission to Maryland Casualty Company and Northern Insurance Company of New York to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Insurance Department, within a period of two years after the effective date of this resolution, in any court in Texas having jurisdiction, in order to determine what refund, if any, or other relief it is entitled to recover; providing that service of citation in all of the necessary processes may be had upon the Attorney General of the State of Texas, at Austin, Texas, and said suit shall be tried under the same rules of law, liability, and evidence and in like manner as suits instituted or tried against private corporations; providing that nothing in this resolution shall be construed as an admission of liability or of any fact against the state and all facts set out herein or relied upon by plaintiff to recover must be proved in court; providing that nothing contained in this resolution shall constitute a waiver of any defense available to the State of Texas other than the defense of sovereign immunity to be sued without legislative permission. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
HB 398 39-0 (1925) Author: Donnell, John Rankin Relating to the state Department of Insurance; consolidating departments relating to insurance and matters under the Insurance Department; abolishing the State Fire Insurance Commission, and the Industrial Accident Board and conferring and imposing the power of these onto the Department of Insurance. House: State Affairs
HB 60 38-0 (1923) Author: Melson, John McCullough | et. al. Relating to creating and providing for a Department of Insurance for the State of Texas, separate and distinct from the Department of Banking of this State.

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