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HB 454 85-0 (2017) Author: Cyrier, John Relating to the use of insurance proceeds paid to an insured and a lender for residential property damage. House: Investments & Financial Services Referred to Investments & Financial Services
HB 647 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to notice to policyholders and agents of certain changes to property and casualty insurance policies. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
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 945 85-0 (2017) Author: Paul, Dennis | et. al. Relating to an allotment under the public school finance system for the cost of windstorm and hail insurance. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1298 85-0 (2017) Author: Frullo, John
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the definition of commercial property insurance for purposes of certain provisions governing insurance rates and policy forms. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1402 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to requirements regarding the withdrawal by certain insurers from the market for certain lines of insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1490 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to prohibiting the use of credit scoring in certain lines of personal insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1520 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the annual reporting of certain information regarding property and casualty insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1559 85-0 (2017) Author: Frullo, John
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the provision of surplus lines insurance to certain commercial insureds. House: Insurance
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/17
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 House: Insurance Withdrawn from schedule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 1774 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al.
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to actions on and liability associated with certain insurance claims. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1843 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the purchase of certain insurance coverage and the performance of related risk management services for the University of Houston System and the component institutions of that system. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1944 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
Relating to captive insurance companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2131 85-0 (2017) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to the regulation of insurance adjusters. House: Insurance Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2145 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to premium increase for a collision in which the insured is not at fault under a personal automobile insurance policy. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2146 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to denial or reduction of certain claims under a residential property insurance policy. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2147 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the use of certain loss and expense experience in insurance rates. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2148 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to water damage claims under a residential property insurance policy. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
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 2152 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the reporting of certain claims information by automobile and residential property insurers to the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2334 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliverson, Tom | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to the imposition of a criminal penalty for the violation of a rule adopted or order issued under the Flood Control and Insurance Act in certain counties. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2394 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the award of damages in certain civil actions against certain entities regulated under the Insurance Code. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2492 85-0 (2017) Author: Frullo, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to domestic surplus lines insurers; authorizing and imposing a tax. House: Insurance
Senate: Administration
Effective on 1/1/18
HB 2741 85-0 (2017) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the operation of casino gaming in this state by licensed persons in certain areas of this state to provide additional money for residual windstorm insurance coverage in the coastal areas; requiring occupational licenses or certifications; authorizing fees; imposing a tax; creating criminal offenses and providing other penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3018 85-0 (2017) Author: Phelan, Dade
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to reciprocity requirements for nonresident insurance agents to offer or sell insurance policies issued by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/18
HB 3429 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to windstorm and hail insurance coverage issued by the FAIR Plan Association in catastrophe areas. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 3430 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg 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 3450 85-0 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the insurance requirement applicable to a guard company license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3465 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to an annual earnings and profit report by certain insurance companies and the issuance of a rebate to certain policyholders. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3509 85-0 (2017) Author: Faircloth, Wayne Relating to maximum liability limits for windstorm and hail insurance coverage provided through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3510 85-0 (2017) Author: Faircloth, Wayne Relating to replacement cost coverage in policies issued by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3543 85-0 (2017) Author: Morrison, Geanie W. Relating to the applicability of certain insurance laws to certain farm mutual insurance companies. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3579 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to coverage for certain water damage claims under certain residential property insurance policies. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
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 3803 85-0 (2017) Author: Faircloth, Wayne
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to certain authorized investments for domestic life, health, and accident insurers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 4239 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al. Relating to regulation of title insurance rates. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HJR 90 85-0 (2017) Author: Deshotel, Joe Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the operation of casino games in certain areas of this state by licensed persons to provide additional money for residual windstorm insurance coverage in the coastal areas; providing for certification or licensing of persons engaged in occupations related to casino gaming. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
SB 10 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al. Relating to actions on and liability associated with certain insurance claims. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 372 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to regulation of title insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 417 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Relating to notice to policyholders and agents of certain changes to property and casualty insurance policies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 562 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the provision of surplus lines insurance to certain commercial insureds. Senate: Business & Commerce Committee report printed and distributed
SB 563 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Frullo, John
Relating to the definition of commercial property insurance for purposes of certain provisions governing insurance rates and policy forms. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 718 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon
Sponsor: Anderson, Rodney
Relating to the regulation of insurance adjusters. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 915 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to captive insurance companies. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1181 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the purchase of certain insurance coverage and the performance of related risk management services for the University of Houston System and the component institutions of that system. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1283 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to reciprocity requirements for nonresident insurance agents to offer or sell insurance policies issued by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1418 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to a landlord's duty to maintain property and casualty insurance coverage for loss of or damage to a leased premises. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1466 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Faircloth, Wayne
Relating to maximum liability limits for windstorm and hail insurance coverage provided through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1475 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to windstorm and hail insurance coverage issued by the FAIR Plan Association in catastrophe areas. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1491 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to domestic surplus lines insurers; authorizing and imposing a tax. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Insurance
SB 1512 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Faircloth, Wayne
Relating to replacement cost coverage in policies issued by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1537 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg
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
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1777 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the imposition of a criminal penalty for the violation of a rule adopted or order issued under the Flood Control and Insurance Act. Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1995 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to disclosures in connection with certain wrap mortgage loan transactions; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2203 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the business of title insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
HB 386 85-1 (2017) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to rate filings by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HCR 35 85-1 (2017) Author: Hunter, Todd Requesting a joint interim committee to study certain limitations on rate filings of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Filed
SB 122 85-1 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to rate filings by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Filed
HB 136 84-0 (2015) Author: Stickland, Jonathan Relating to availability of professional liability insurance under a self-insurance trust for health care. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
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 772 84-0 (2015) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the limitations period for bringing an action arising from certain insurance claims. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
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 796 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the purchase of certain insurance coverage and the performance of related risk management services for the Texas State University System and the component institutions of that system. House: Higher Education
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 801 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Ken
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to planning for the use of and liability resulting from prescribed burns by the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1070 84-0 (2015) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to a reduction in the cost of attendance credits for certain school districts that purchase windstorm and hail insurance. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1244 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to building code requirements for residential property insured by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1344 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to credit to certain ceding insurers for reinsurance ceded to certain assuming insurers. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1357 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to certain title insurance policy liability and reinsurance requirements. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1445 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to measures to support or enhance graduate medical education in this state, including the transfer of assets following the dissolution of the Texas Medical Liability Insurance Underwriting Association. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1488 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to voluntary registration and regulation of roofing contractors; providing criminal penalties; authorizing a fee. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1544 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis Relating to actuarial certification of title insurance company reserves. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1700 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John Relating to reinsurance, distributions, and pooling arrangements by captive insurance companies. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
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 1733 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to automobile liability insurance for transportation network company drivers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/16
HB 1757 84-0 (2015) Author: Paul, Dennis Relating to liability of an engineer conducting a Texas Windstorm Insurance Association inspection. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1875 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to an allotment under the public school finance system for the cost of windstorm and hail insurance. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2242 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to prior approval of certain residential property insurance rates of certain insurers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2245 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the renaming of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association as the Texas Coastal Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2408 84-0 (2015) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the composition of the board of directors of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2414 84-0 (2015) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to withdrawal and restriction plans for certain insurers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2439 84-0 (2015) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to inspections and other activities conducted by engineers in connection with the issuance of certain windstorm and hail insurance; authorizing a fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2470 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to liability insurance for ammonium nitrate operations; creating a criminal offense. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2776 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to certain premium discounts and rating programs for certain residential property insurance policies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2971 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to prosecution of the offense of payment of deductibles under a property or casualty insurance policy. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3075 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to notice of punitive and exemplary damages coverage in certain insurance policies or contracts; adding a provision that may be subject to a criminal penalty. 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 3204 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to a depopulation program for the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3215 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to requirements regarding the withdrawal by certain insurers from the market for certain lines of insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3216 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the quarterly reporting of certain information regarding property and casualty insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3249 84-0 (2015) Author: Price, Four Relating to the applicability of certain insurance laws to certain farm mutual insurance companies. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3253 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the purchase of certain insurance coverage and the performance of related risk management services for the University of North Texas System and the component institutions of that system. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3646 84-0 (2015) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to insurance claims and certain prohibited acts and practices in or in relation to the business of insurance; amending provisions that are or may be subject to a criminal penalty. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3754 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Doug Relating to access to consumer information regarding roofing contractors. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3787 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Greg
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to a claim filing period and contractual limitations period in certain property insurance policies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
HB 3806 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to certain documents related to policy and endorsement forms for personal automobile insurance coverage and residential property insurance coverage. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3834 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to the creation of the criminal offense of barratry by a public insurance adjuster. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3839 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the operation of casino gaming in this state by licensed persons in certain areas of this state to provide additional money for residual windstorm insurance coverage in the coastal areas; requiring occupational licenses or certifications; creating criminal offenses and providing other penalties; authorizing fees; imposing a tax. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 3851 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to the waiving of insurance deductibles and other manipulation of charges in the insurance claims process, creating an offense. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3900 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to the panel of experts appointed to advise the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3933 84-0 (2015) Author: Meyer, Morgan Relating to information required for filing or approval of property and casualty insurance policy forms. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 3940 84-0 (2015) Author: Meyer, Morgan Relating to extending claim-handling deadlines after certain emergency declarations. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3980 84-0 (2015) Author: Frullo, John Relating to requiring a coverage summary or other informational material to accompany certain insurance policies; adding a provision that may be subject to a criminal penalty. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HJR 142 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the operation of casino games in certain areas of this state by licensed persons to provide additional money for residual windstorm insurance coverage in the coastal areas; providing for certification or licensing of persons engaged in occupations related to casino gaming. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
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 188 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio
Relating to certain insurers' insurance rating and underwriting practices based on certain consumer inquiries. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
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 494 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio
Relating to the availability of certain property and casualty insurance forms on the Internet. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 498 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to building code requirements for residential property insured by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 501 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to availability of professional liability insurance under a self-insurance trust for health care. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 572 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth
Relating to certain title insurance policy liability and reinsurance requirements. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 617 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to the operation of certain self-insurance trusts for health care liability claims; requiring a certificate of authority to engage in the business of insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 646 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to actuarial certification of title insurance company reserves. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 654 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Workman, Paul
Relating to regulation of rates and policy forms for certain commercial lines of insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
House appoints conferees-reported
SB 667 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to reinsurance, distributions, and pooling arrangements by captive insurance companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 690 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the applicability of certain insurance laws to certain farm mutual insurance companies. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 750 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al. Relating to a report made by the Texas Education Agency regarding the property and casualty insurance costs of school districts and open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 781 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the purchase of certain insurance coverage and the performance of related risk management services for certain university systems and the component institutions of those systems. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
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 956 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio
Relating to the delivery of personal automobile and residential property insurance policies; adding provisions that may be subject to a criminal penalty. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1060 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Ed
Relating to the regulation of public insurance adjusters. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1093 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth
Relating to credit to certain ceding insurers for reinsurance ceded to certain assuming insurers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1105 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Cook, Byron
Relating to fire inspections by the state fire marshal for state-owned and state-leased buildings. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 1164 84-0 (2015) Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al. Relating to insurance agents' ownership and use of certain information related to general property and casualty insurance policies; authorizing administrative penalties; adding provisions that may be subject to a criminal penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SB 1166 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to recovery of damages for delay of payment of certain insurance claims. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1197 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to fire investigations by the state fire marshal; creating a criminal offense. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1246 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to dispute resolution for certain claims arising under insurance policies issued by the Fair Access to Insurance Requirements (FAIR) Plan Association; authorizing fees. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1628 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to insurance claims and certain prohibited acts and practices in or in relation to the business of insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1659 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the creation of a coverage summary for certain property and casualty insurance policies. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1758 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the panel of experts appointed to advise the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
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 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 1183 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to prohibited conduct by insurance adjusters, public insurance adjusters, and roofing contractors. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1285 83-0 (2013) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to insurance rating and underwriting practices based on certain consumer inquiries. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 1399 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to electronic availability of certain property and casualty insurance forms. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1400 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to a requirement for and the contents of a declarations page required for certain standard insurance policy forms for residential property insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1401 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to extending claim-handling deadlines after certain emergency declarations. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1402 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to certain rebates and incentives for purchasing certain roofing services; providing a civil penalty. 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 1651 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to a claim filing period and contractual limitations period in certain property insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1742 83-0 (2013) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to the release by a lender of insurance proceeds for damage to residential real property. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1890 83-0 (2013) Author: Stephenson, Phil | et. al. Relating to certain contracts between the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association or the Texas Public Finance Authority and a financial advisor or investment banking services provider. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1898 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to requiring certain residential property insurers to adjust certain claims under Texas Windstorm Insurance Association policies; imposing fees. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1899 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to an allotment under the public school finance system for the cost of windstorm and hail insurance. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1902 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to the refund of unearned premium for a personal automobile or residential property insurance policy. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1905 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to certain promotional practices not considered to be prohibited discrimination, rebates, or inducements in insurance. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2079 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the continuation of title insurance coverage of certain transferred property. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
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 2086 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the limitations period for bringing an action arising from certain insurance claims. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2125 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to attorney's fees and interest rates that may be awarded in connection with certain property insurance claims. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2165 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the qualifications of certain nonresident individuals to hold a surplus lines agent license. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2257 83-0 (2013) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to the regulation of property and casualty insurance rates. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2350 83-0 (2013) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to certain property insurance coverage available through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and other entities, the operation of those entities, and activities to pay and reduce losses under that coverage. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2351 83-0 (2013) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the composition of the board of directors of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
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 2384 83-0 (2013) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to premium rates for title insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
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 2671 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to security deposit requirements for certain insurance companies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2785 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to an insurance policyholders' bill of rights in connection with policies issued by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2789 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the applicability of certain insurance laws to certain farm mutual insurance companies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2972 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Ken
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to exempting premiums for certain insurance covering stored or in-transit baled cotton from surplus lines insurance premium taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/14
HB 3006 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to the use of assets of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3007 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to residential property insured by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3008 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the use of assets of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3009 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the use of assets of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3010 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the use of assets of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3011 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the use of assets of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3046 83-0 (2013) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to the provision of title insurance coverage by more than one title insurance company in a single title insurance transaction. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3106 83-0 (2013) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to compensatory payments and reinsurance agreements made in connection with the issuance of title insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3107 83-0 (2013) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to issuance of certain personal property title insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3242 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John Relating to roofing contractors; creating an offense. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures No action taken in committee
HB 3338 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to insurers as proper parties to certain actions for damages. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3373 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to the payment of insured losses of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and funding of the catastrophe reserve trust fund. House: Insurance 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 3453 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the use by insurers of a standard residential property insurance policy form. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3562 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to premium discounts for certain insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3622 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the FAIR Plan Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3694 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the operation and oversight of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and other insurance entities; increasing a surcharge. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3695 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the operation of the FAIR Plan Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3832 83-0 (2013) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to rates charged by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
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 112 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to a requirement for and the contents of a declarations page required for certain standard insurance policy forms for residential property insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
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 184 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John Relating to extending claim-handling deadlines after certain emergency declarations. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 600 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to premium refunds for insurance rates found to be excessive or unfairly discriminatory; providing an administrative penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 650 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the continuation of title insurance coverage of certain transferred property. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in committee
SB 697 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to the qualifications of certain nonresident individuals to hold a surplus lines agent license. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/14
SB 698 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to the refund of unearned premium for a personal automobile or residential property insurance policy. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 736 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to insurance rating and underwriting practices and declinations based on certain consumer inquiries. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 764 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: King, Tracy
Relating to a limitation on liability for prescribed burning conducted on agricultural or conservation land. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 801 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth
Relating to security deposit requirements for certain insurance companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
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 840 83-0 (2013) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to certain promotional practices not considered to be prohibited discrimination, rebates, or inducements in insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 851 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to a claim filing period and contractual limitations period in certain property insurance policies. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 852 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to availability of certain property and casualty insurance forms. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
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 1121 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to coverage for certain architectural engineering services under certain insurance policies. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1223 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to an allotment under the public school finance system for the cost of windstorm and hail insurance. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 1566 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the use by insurers of a standard residential property insurance policy form. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1700 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al. Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the FAIR Plan Association and the renaming of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association as the Texas Residual Insurance Plan. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1701 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the payment of insured losses of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and funding of the catastrophe reserve trust fund. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1702 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to residential property insured by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SR 1068 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3106. Reported enrolled
HB 64 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to rebates and the sale of crop insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 272 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and to the resolution of certain disputes concerning claims made to that association; providing penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 1265 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the amount of outstanding total liability of a mortgage guaranty insurer. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1355 82-0 (2011) Author: Orr, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to title insurance coverage for minerals and surface damage resulting from mineral extraction and development. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1368 82-0 (2011) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the nonrenewal of, the assessment of premium surcharges against, and a study concerning loss ratios with respect to certain insurance policies. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
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 1826 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the use of unapproved or disapproved insurance or health maintenance organization forms. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1842 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to prior approval of residential property insurance rates of certain insurers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2093 82-0 (2011) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the operation and regulation of certain consolidated insurance programs. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 1/1/12
HB 2151 82-0 (2011) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to annual renewal of a Texas windstorm insurance policy. House: Insurance Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2179 82-0 (2011) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to notice required upon nonrenewal of property/casualty insurance policies. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2267 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to notice of acceptance or rejection of an insurance claim. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2297 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the requirement that certain insurers provide consumers with information related to improving their credit scores. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2382 82-0 (2011) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to notice required upon nonrenewal of property and casualty insurance policies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
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 2655 82-0 (2011) Author: Sheets, Kenneth
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to notice of coverage reduction on renewal of a property and casualty insurance policy. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2700 82-0 (2011) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to an allotment under the public school finance system for the cost of windstorm and hail insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2724 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the requirement that certain information accompany residential property and personal automobile insurance documents. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
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 2836 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the regulation of title insurance rates. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2837 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to regulation of title insurance rates. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2838 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the regulation of title insurance rates. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2839 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to regulation of title insurance rates on a file and use basis. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2840 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to petitions for judicial review of orders on excessive or unfairly discriminatory residential property premium rates. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2922 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the refund of excessively or unfairly discriminatory premiums paid for certain personal lines of insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
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 3005 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the requirement that certain persons hold a limited property and casualty insurance license. House: Insurance Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3023 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the institution of a formal delinquency proceeding against the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3024 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the Fair Access to Insurance Requirements (FAIR) Plan Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3060 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to arbitration of certain claims under residential property insurance policies. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3117 82-0 (2011) Author: Vo, Hubert
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the reporting of information to claims databases by insurers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
House appoints conferees-reported
HB 3118 82-0 (2011) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to the reporting of information to claims databases by insurers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3148 82-0 (2011) Author: Torres, Raul | et. al. Relating to the issuance of windstorm and hail insurance policies by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association for property located in certain flood zones. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 3150 82-0 (2011) Author: Torres, Raul Relating to the recovery of damages in a cause of action brought against the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3155 82-0 (2011) Author: Torres, Raul Relating to the issuance of certain public securities by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3156 82-0 (2011) Author: Torres, Raul Relating to the regulation of property and casualty insurance rates. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3343 82-0 (2011) Author: Legler, Ken Relating to the disclosure of certain attorney's fees and expenses paid by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3570 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to insurance coverage requirements for certain amusement rides. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
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
HB 3590 82-0 (2011) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the cancellation of homeowners insurance policies. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 3605 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the payment of losses by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3609 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to insurance premium and maintenance taxes, and payment of excess losses of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3613 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3683 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to hearings and appeals in connection with the insurance commissioner's disapproval of a property and casualty insurance rate. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3760 82-0 (2011) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to home loans that are not federally related mortgage loans; providing civil penalties. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
HJR 26 82-0 (2011) Author: Legler, Ken | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the use of the assets of certain associations established by the legislature of this state for the purpose of providing certain insurance coverage. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
SB 95 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to the use by insurers of certain standard insurance policy forms for residential property insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Insurance
SB 97 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to rates charged for residential property and personal automobile insurance in certain rating territories. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 111 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to regulation of property and casualty insurance rates. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 147 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to prior approval of residential property insurance rates of certain insurers. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
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 416 82-0 (2011) 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 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 553 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John Relating to the nonrenewal of, and the assessment of premium surcharges against, certain insurance policies. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 735 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to prohibition of certain extra hazardous coverages by title insurance companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 871 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to corrective action with regard to excessive or unfairly discriminatory residential property or personal automobile premium rates. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Insurance
SB 1054 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to notice of acceptance or rejection of an insurance claim. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
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 1105 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to an allotment under the public school finance system for the cost of windstorm and hail insurance. Senate: Education Referred to Education
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 1319 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Oliveira, Rene | et. al.
Relating to certain loans secured by a lien on residential real property and to other transactions involving residential real property; providing civil penalties. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1337 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the operation and regulation of certain consolidated insurance programs; providing administrative penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1432 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and to the resolution of certain disputes concerning claims made to that association. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
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 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 1738 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to insurance premium and maintenance taxes, and payment of excess losses of the Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1740 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1797 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1804 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to residential property and personal lines automobile insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1805 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to required use by insurers of certain standard insurance policy forms for residential property insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
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
SB 1827 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to inspections of flood-prone areas by political subdivisions. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported from s/c favorably with substitute
SB 1837 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to exemptions to persons required to hold a limited property and casualty license. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Insurance
SB 1842 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and to the resolution of certain disputes concerning claims made to that association. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1889 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and to the resolution of certain disputes concerning claims made to that association. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1932 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the appointment of a master in chancery to oversee, and payment of certain expenses in, an insurance receivership. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
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 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HJR 11 82-1 (2011) Author: Legler, Ken Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the use of the assets of certain associations established by the legislature of this state for the purpose of providing certain insurance coverage. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HR 218 82-1 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3. Reported enrolled
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 113 82-1 (2011) Author: Carona, John Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3. Reported enrolled
HB 340 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to required use by insurers of certain standard insurance policy forms for residential property insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 352 81-0 (2009) Author: Orr, Rob Relating to coverage of mineral interests in title insurance policies, commitments, binders, and endorsements. House: Insurance Withdrawn from schedule
HB 571 81-0 (2009) Author: England, Kirk Relating to permitting an owner, occupant, or lessee of agricultural land who is a certified prescribed burn manager to conduct a prescribed burn. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture & Livestock
HB 911 81-0 (2009) Author: Smithee, John Relating to adoption of a temporary program for the operation and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1021 81-0 (2009) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to coverage under residential property insurance policies for certain losses incurred because of compliance with an emergency evacuation order. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
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 1219 81-0 (2009) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1291 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to regulation of certain disaster remediation contractors; providing penalties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1458 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al. Relating to insurance rates for residential property insurance policyholders at least 65 years of age. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1528 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the determination of the amount of payment on certain claims under residential property insurance policies. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1594 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to regulation of property and casualty insurance rates. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1609 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to requiring the prior approval of residential property rates used by certain insurers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1806 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to notice to residential tenants regarding renter's insurance. House: Business & Industry Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 2010 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen | et. al. Relating to notification of policyholders of changes in residential property insurance policies. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2135 81-0 (2009) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to assessment of a premium surcharge by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association for coverage of improvements to certain commercial structures. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2353 81-0 (2009) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the limitations period for certain disciplinary actions against title insurance companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2487 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to the establishment, funding, and operation of the Texas natural disaster catastrophe fund and the disaster preparedness and mitigation grant council. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2539 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to a disaster recovery insurance claims mediation program. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2540 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the establishment and operation of a disaster recovery insurance claims mediation program. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2552 81-0 (2009) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to public notice of building requirements and inspection standards in first tier coastal counties. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2641 81-0 (2009) Author: Kent, Carol Relating to credit toward the deductible of certain automobile and homeowners insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2784 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to withdrawal plans for certain insurers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2785 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to prohibition on certain underwriting and rating actions based on consumer inquiries. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2884 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to rebates and the sale of crop insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2886 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to insurer assessments to fund the catastrophe reserve trust fund. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2949 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the operation of condominium associations. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3013 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to residential and commercial insurance deductibles. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3015 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to payment of excess losses and operating expenses incurred by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding for certain catastrophic events through the issuance of public securities. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3065 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to municipal registration of vacant buildings in certain counties. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/10
HB 3073 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to charges at closing of certain real property transactions. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/10
HB 3364 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to prior approval of residential property insurance rates of certain insurers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3365 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to authorizing the commissioner of insurance to require the prior approval of residential property rates used by certain insurers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3368 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the availability of certain information concerning the settlement of certain types of claims made under residential property insurance policies. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3384 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to prior approval of residential property insurance rates of certain insurers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3648 81-0 (2009) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the operation and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association; transfer of state revenue to the Catastrophe Reserve Trust Fund for excess losses caused by natural disasters. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3768 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to continuation of title insurance coverage of transferred property. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3853 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3858 81-0 (2009) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the writing of and rate regulation for residential property insurance in this state. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3945 81-0 (2009) Author: Orr, Rob
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to a title insurance company affidavit as a release of lien. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3959 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Chris Requiring certain information be provided to consumers with renewals of their homeowners insurance policy. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 4010 81-0 (2009) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to the right of a landlord to require a tenant to obtain liability insurance as a condition of residential tendency:. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4170 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to requiring property inspections for windstorm and hail insurance in certain geographic areas and authorizing certain political subdivisions to adopt and enforce regulations relating to severe weather, including residential building codes, abandoned land, and damaged buildings; granting a limited power of eminent domain. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 4338 81-0 (2009) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to title insurance agents and title insurance companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 4342 81-0 (2009) Author: Smithee, John Relating to required use by insurers of certain standard insurance policy forms for residential property insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 4347 81-0 (2009) Author: Ortiz, Jr., Solomon | et. al. Relating to adoption of a consumer bill of rights for insurance coverage obtained through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 4658 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to regulation of property and casualty insurance rates, required use by insurers of certain standard insurance policy forms for residential property insurance, and the election of the commissioner of insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 4733 81-0 (2009) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to the operation and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the issuance of public securities. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HCR 287 81-0 (2009) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 4409. Signed by the Governor
SB 14 81-0 (2009) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the Texas FAIR Plan Association; making an appropriation. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Record vote
SB 91 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to regulation of property and casualty insurance rates. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 102 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to required use by insurers of certain standard insurance policy forms for residential property insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 103 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to rates charged for residential property and personal automobile insurance in certain rating territories. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 147 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to coverage under residential property insurance policies for certain losses incurred because of compliance with an emergency evacuation order. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 149 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the availability of property insurance under the Fair Access to Insurance Requirements (FAIR) Plan. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in committee
SB 150 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the determination of the amount of payment on certain claims under residential property insurance policies. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
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 697 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to coverage under certain residential property insurance policies for losses incurred because of storm surges. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 734 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the board of directors of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
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 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 1372 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to withdrawal and restriction plans for certain insurers. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1379 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the establishment, funding, and operation of the Texas natural disaster catastrophe fund and the disaster preparedness and mitigation grant council. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1452 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to a residential property insurance premium discount for certain dwellings. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1596 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to a title insurance company affidavit as a release of lien. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1915 81-0 (2009) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to exemptions for insurers from certain rate filing and approval requirements based on the percentage that an insurer collects of the total amount of residential property insurance policy premiums collected in the state. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2272 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to a lender's release of insurance proceeds. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2418 81-0 (2009) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to availability of professional liability insurance under a self-insurance trust for health care. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 114 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to residential property insurance premiums for certain property located in first tier coastal counties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 115 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to insurance premiums for residential property insurance for property located in certain coastal counties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 230 80-0 (2007) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to an optional premium discount for certain resource-efficient buildings. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 579 80-0 (2007) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to coverage under residential property insurance policies for certain losses incurred because of compliance with an emergency evacuation order. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 582 80-0 (2007) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the determination of certain catastrophe areas eligible for insurance coverage through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Withdrawn from schedule
HB 635 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the issuance of public securities. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 698 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the kinds of property insurance that may be offered by the Fair Access to Insurance Requirements (FAIR) Plan. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1070 80-0 (2007) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the liability insurance requirements for certain amusement rides. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1246 80-0 (2007) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to certain refund requirements regarding credit insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1372 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to retention of certain engineering computations made regarding residential structures located in first tier coastal counties. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 1777 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to rates charged for residential property and personal automobile insurance in certain rating territories. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
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 1865 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1873 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the use of credit scoring in certain lines of personal insurance and to the contents of consumer credit reports. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1913 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to assessment of a premium surcharge on renewal of certain insurance policies. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2014 80-0 (2007) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the operation and regulation of certain consolidated insurance programs; providing penalties. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
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 2200 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the submission of annual reports by farm mutual insurance companies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2547 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to rate filing requirements and rating standards for commercial property insurers. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2551 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to refund of excessive or unfairly discriminatory premium; providing penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2587 80-0 (2007) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to disclosure of insurance coverage for certain expenses incurred because of compliance with an emergency evacuation order. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
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 2696 80-0 (2007) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the use of title insurance to insure certain interests in personal property. House: Insurance Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2771 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to regulation and licensing of certain insurance agents. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2868 80-0 (2007) Author: Swinford, David | et. al. Relating to assessment of certain insurers to fund the volunteer fire department assistance fund. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 2960 80-0 (2007) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Relating to operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the Texas FAIR Plan Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the issuance of public securities. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Conf. Comm. Report printed and distributed
HB 3026 80-0 (2007) Author: Frost, Stephen Relating to financial responsibility requirements for certain persons licensed or permitted under the Alcoholic Beverage Code. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 3174 80-0 (2007) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to withdrawal and restriction plans for certain insurers. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 3175 80-0 (2007) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to regulation of residential property insurance; providing penalties. House: Insurance Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3272 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the establishment, funding, and operation of the natural disaster catastrophe fund. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
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 3358 80-0 (2007) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to prior approval of property and casualty insurance rates under certain circumstances. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3810 80-0 (2007) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to residential property insurance coverage for damages arising out of a sanitary sewer system backup. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3967 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to establishing insurance eligibility requirements for property located in first tier coastal counties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3968 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to allowing insurer rate filings in coastal areas within a 12-month period following a storm to be presumed reasonable. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3969 80-0 (2007) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to establishing a reinsurance program for residential property insurance in the first and second tier coastal counties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
SB 354 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the operation and regulation of certain consolidated insurance programs; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 382 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to certain refund requirements regarding credit insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 519 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to coverage under residential property insurance policies for certain losses incurred because of compliance with an emergency evacuation order. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
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 849 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the submission of annual reports by farm mutual insurance companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 897 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the determination of the amount of payment on certain claims under residential property insurance policies. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 898 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to coverage under certain residential property insurance policies for losses incurred because of storm surges. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 978 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to certain insurance premium surcharges. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1027 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the availability of property insurance under the Fair Access to Insurance Requirements (FAIR) Plan. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
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 1153 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to the use of title insurance to insure certain interests in personal property. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1155 80-0 (2007) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the Texas FAIR Plan Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the issuance of public securities. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
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
SB 1263 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al.
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to regulation and licensing of certain insurance agents. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1272 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to insurers as proper parties to suit for damages. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1436 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the transfer of responsibility for the National Flood Insurance Program from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to the Texas Water Development Board and the administration and funding of the program and to the creation of a center to study elevation and related data; providing for the imposition of penalties. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
See remarks for effective date
SB 1473 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the operation and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1551 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the establishment, funding, and operation of the natural disaster catastrophe fund. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
HB 241 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to professional liability insurance for certain retired physicians acting as volunteer health care providers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 242 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al. Relating to medical liability insurance for certain retired physicians acting as volunteer health care providers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 380 79-0 (2005) Author: West, George
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to oil and gas well plugging insurance policies. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 654 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to professional liability insurance for volunteer health care providers. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 655 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to certain volunteer health care providers. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 686 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to the use of certain factors in determining premiums charged for professional liability insurance for physicians and health care providers. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 693 79-0 (2005) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al. Relating to required disclosure of certain information regarding liability insurance coverage. House: Insurance Left pending in subcommittee
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 885 79-0 (2005) Author: Seaman, Gene
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to premium reserve amounts required for title insurers. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1020 79-0 (2005) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to the regulation of certain fire protection sprinkler system journeymen and apprentices; providing a civil penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1103 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to liability insurance for certain child-care facilities and child-placing agencies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1286 79-0 (2005) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to the regulation of service contract providers and administrators. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/06
HB 1532 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to rates for professional liability insurance for physicians and health care providers. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1585 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John Relating to disapproval by the commissioner of insurance of certain property and casualty insurance rates; providing penalties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
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 1744 79-0 (2005) Author: Seaman, Gene
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the operation of the Fair Access to Insurance Requirements (FAIR) Plan Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1890 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the operation and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond program. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
House appoints conferees-reported
HB 1891 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to certain insurers subject to the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2156 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the operation and regulation of certain consolidated insurance programs. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2298 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to elimination of certain rate rollbacks for insurance premium rates for windstorm insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2387 79-0 (2005) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to abolition of certain fraud reporting requirements regarding motor vehicle insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2563 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the operations and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond program. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2564 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to reinsurance for insurance written by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2565 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to rebates regarding certain insurance coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2616 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2678 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Relating to underwriting of and ratemaking for professional liability insurance for physicians and health care providers. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2760 79-0 (2005) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to regulation of rates for personal automobile and fire and allied lines insurance policies issued by a county mutual insurance company. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 2761 79-0 (2005) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the amount of homeowners insurance required in connection with certain financing arrangements. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2822 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the regulation of personal automobile insurance and residential property insurance in this state. House: Insurance No action taken in subcommittee
HB 2870 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to regulation of rates and forms used to write guaranty bonds. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2871 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John Relating to rates for certain insurance within certain rating territories. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2872 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the applicability of certain insurance laws to multi-peril insurance policies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2878 79-0 (2005) Author: Keffer, Bill Relating to the premium surcharges applicable to and renewal of residential property insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2879 79-0 (2005) Author: Keffer, Bill
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to requirements for certain amusement rides. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2944 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to prohibiting rebates regarding certain insurance coverage. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3020 79-0 (2005) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to local government authorization of charitable solicitation by a pedestrian. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3048 79-0 (2005) Author: Hopson, Chuck
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to insurance coverage for certain structures. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 3398 79-0 (2005) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to regulation of certain personal lines of insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3443 79-0 (2005) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to relief for residential property owners; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 91 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the affordability and adequacy of rates for certain lines of personal insurance in this state. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HR 2247 79-0 (2005) Author: Smithee, John Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 14. Reported enrolled
SB 14 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to rates for certain property and casualty insurance and regulation of insurer market conduct. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 99 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to the extension of credit to a victim of and to insurance coverage for identity theft. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 249 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to rates for professional liability insurance for physicians and health care providers. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 600 79-0 (2005) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the regulation of service contract providers and administrators. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
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 687 79-0 (2005) Author: Carona, John Relating to the use of title insurance to insure certain interests in personal property. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
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 778 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to repair of motor vehicles under an auto insurance policy. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 779 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to elimination of certain rate rollbacks for insurance premium rates for windstorm insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 780 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to a revenue bond program for the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 782 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to abolition of certain fraud reporting requirements regarding motor vehicle insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 868 79-0 (2005) Author: Carona, John Relating to the operation and regulation of certain consolidated insurance programs. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 1085 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1086 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the operations and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond program. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1087 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to reinsurance for insurance written by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1114 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the regulation of certain fire protection sprinkler system journeymen and apprentices. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1282 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Keffer, Bill
Relating to insurance and regulatory requirements for certain amusement rides. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1422 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to inspectors qualified to perform certain windstorm inspections. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1559 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to prohibiting rebates regarding certain insurance coverage. Senate: Business & Commerce Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1618 79-0 (2005) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to premium reserve amounts required for title insurers. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SR 1100 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 14. Reported enrolled
HB 36 79-2 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to the operation and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond program. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 67 79-3 (2006) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the determination of certain catastrophe areas eligible for insurance coverage through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 143 79-3 (2006) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 8 78-0 (2003) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to regulation of certain types of insurance and the conduct of certain insurers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 45 78-0 (2003) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines based on credit history; providing penalties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 81 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a prohibition of certain underwriting decisions based on credit reports; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 96 78-0 (2003) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al. Relating to policy forms for certain residential property insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 97 78-0 (2003) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al. Relating to policy forms for certain residential property insurance policies. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 98 78-0 (2003) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al. Relating to insurance issues regarding the use of mold, fire, and water resistant materials in residential building and repairs. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 99 78-0 (2003) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to premium discounts for certain residential property insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 100 78-0 (2003) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to premium rates for certain lines of residential property and casualty insurance coverage. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 113 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the regulation and reform of certain consumer lines of property and casualty insurance; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 114 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to rates for certain lines of property and casualty insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 115 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the use of credit scoring in underwriting certain lines of insurance coverage; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 116 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the Texas Residential Property Insurance Plan Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 117 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to a rate rollback for homeowners and residential fire and allied lines insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 119 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to insurers as proper parties to certain actions for damages. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 121 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to policy forms for personal fire and homeowners insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 122 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the withdrawal of certain insurers from the insurance market. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 123 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to specialized training for certain insurance adjusters. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 124 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to property insurance coverage for certain jewelry. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 125 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to requirements for underwriting guidelines used in writing certain consumer lines of insurance; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 231 78-0 (2003) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to structures that constitute insurable property under the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 241 78-0 (2003) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to notice of certain changes in residential property insurance coverage on renewal. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 259 78-0 (2003) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines based on credit scores; providing penalties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 265 78-0 (2003) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the use of credit scoring in the underwriting and rating of personal automobile and residential property insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 329 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the regulation of mold assessors and remediators, civil liability for mold remediation, and insurance coverage on mold claims; providing civil and administrative penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
HB 330 78-0 (2003) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to notice of premium rate increase of certain property and casualty insurers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 331 78-0 (2003) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to credit scoring in underwriting and rating certain consumer lines of insurance coverage; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 429 78-0 (2003) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to excluding certain nursing institutions from the requirement to maintain liability insurance coverage for health care liability claims. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 596 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to insurer notice to applicants for insurance coverage regarding coverage tiers used by the insurer. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 600 78-0 (2003) Author: Wolens, Steven | et. al. Relating to the regulation and reform of certain lines of insurance; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 639 78-0 (2003) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to rate information to be filed by certain insurers of residential property; providing an administrative penalty. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 683 78-0 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the cancellation of certain insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 746 78-0 (2003) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to policy forms and endorsements for personal automobile and residential property insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 747 78-0 (2003) Author: Smithee, John Relating to procedures by insurers for handling water damage claims. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 748 78-0 (2003) Author: Smithee, John Relating to automobile and residential property insurance rate regulation. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 750 78-0 (2003) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the definition of unfair methods of competition and unfair and deceptive acts or practices in the business of insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 870 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to prohibiting the use of an individual's credit history or credit score in underwriting or determining premiums for certain consumer lines of insurance; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 921 78-0 (2003) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to limitations on insurance coverage through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association for certain loss or damage. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 979 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to property and casualty insurance coverage for certain manufactured homes. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 986 78-0 (2003) Author: Ritter, Allan | et. al. Relating to insurance coverage provided through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1178 78-0 (2003) Author: Marchant, Kenny Relating to a required discount in homeowners' insurance premiums for the use of an insulating concrete form system. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1238 78-0 (2003) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to the prompt payment of certain pharmacy claims by health maintenance organizations and preferred provider benefit plans. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1329 78-0 (2003) Author: McReynolds, Jim
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the liability insurance and security requirements for wood treaters and other persons engaged in the business of structural pest control. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1338 78-0 (2003) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to the amount of homeowners insurance or other residential property insurance required in connection with certain financing arrangements. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1462 78-0 (2003) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to rate changes for insurance coverage written through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1485 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to underwriting guidelines for residential property insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1705 78-0 (2003) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to underwriting guidelines for residential property insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1865 78-0 (2003) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to commercial group property and casualty insurance for certain businesses and associations. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1958 78-0 (2003) Author: Smithee, John Relating to revenue bond program and procedures for certain residential property insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2235 78-0 (2003) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al. Relating to operations of physicians and other health care providers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2259 78-0 (2003) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the policy terms for medical malpractice liability insurance written by the Texas Medical Liability Insurance Underwriting Association. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2467 78-0 (2003) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to the use of credit scoring in certain personal lines of insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2688 78-0 (2003) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to insurance requirements for district clerks. House: Judicial Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2737 78-0 (2003) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to FAIR Plan (Fair Access to Insurance Requirements) Act. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2954 78-0 (2003) Author: Mabry, John | et. al. Relating to requirements for certain discounts for homeowners insurance coverage. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3031 78-0 (2003) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to the regulation of certain lines of property and casualty insurance. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3163 78-0 (2003) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to rates for professional liability insurance for physicians and health care providers; providing an administrative penalty. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3271 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to development and promotion of renewable energy generation from renewable and distributed electric generation technologies. House: Regulated Industries Left pending in committee
HB 3346 78-0 (2003) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al. Relating to the regulation of insurance written on personal risks. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3390 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the prompt processing of mold or water claims. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HCR 306 78-0 (2003) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make technical corrections to S.B. No. 14. Signed by the Governor
HR 1868 78-0 (2003) Author: Eiland, Craig Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 463. Reported enrolled
HR 1881 78-0 (2003) Author: Seaman, Gene Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 14. Reported enrolled
SB 14 78-0 (2003) Author: Jackson, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John | et. al.
Relating to certain insurance rates, forms, and practices; providing penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
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 99 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to prohibiting the use of 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 109 78-0 (2003) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to policy forms for certain residential property insurance policies. Senate: Business & Commerce Laid on table subject to call in committee
SB 113 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Seaman, Gene
Relating to premium discounts for certain residential property insurance policies. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 114 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to insurance issues regarding the use of mold, fire, and water resistant materials in residential building and repairs. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 115 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Seaman, Gene
Relating to providing consumers with information regarding policy forms for residential and farm and ranch property insurance coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 125 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to insurance withdrawal and restriction plans; providing civil penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 126 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to the definition of unfair methods of competition and unfair and deceptive acts or practices in the business of insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Laid on table subject to call in committee
SB 127 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Sponsor: Seaman, Gene
Relating to the handling, settling, and use of certain claims in the insurance business; providing penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 130 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to the use of credit scoring by insurers of residential properties and personal automobiles; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Laid on table subject to call in committee
SB 131 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to policy forms and endorsements for personal automobile and residential property insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Laid on table subject to call in committee
SB 243 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the regulation of mold assessors and remediators; providing civil and administrative penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 310 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John | et. al.
Relating to rate information to be filed by certain insurers of residential property; providing an administrative penalty. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 339 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to issuance of certain liability insurance by the Texas Medical Liability Insurance Underwriting Association. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 400 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to the regulation and reform of certain lines of insurance; providing a penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Laid on table subject to call in committee
SB 463 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al.
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to rates and insurable property under the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 581 78-0 (2003) Author: Jackson, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Marchant, Kenny
Relating to an optional discount in homeowners' insurance premiums for the use of an insulating concrete form system. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 588 78-0 (2003) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to liability insurance coverage for certain nursing institutions. House: Civil Practices
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Civil Practices
SB 891 78-0 (2003) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to the operation of the joint underwriting association under the Texas Medical Liability Insurance Underwriting Association Act. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1119 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to commercial group property insurance for certain businesses and associations. Senate: State Affairs Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1192 78-0 (2003) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Seaman, Gene
Relating to the operation of the Texas Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Association. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1243 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to systems and programs administered by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 1296 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the cancellation of certain insurance policies. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1347 78-0 (2003) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to rate changes for insurance coverage written through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1605 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a revenue bond program for, and to the operation of, the Fair Plan Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Insurance
SB 1606 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to residential property insurance provided under the FAIR Plan Act. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SCR 73 78-0 (2003) Author: Jackson, Mike Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make technical corrections to S.B. No. 14. Motion withdrawn
SCR 74 78-0 (2003) Author: Jackson, Mike Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make technical corrections to S.B. No. 14. Consideration withdrawn
SR 1044 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 463. Reported enrolled
HB 83 78-3 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to professional liability insurance for certain retired physicians acting as volunteer health care providers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 84 78-3 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to medical liability insurance for certain retired physicians acting as volunteer health care providers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 22 78-4 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to medical liability insurance for certain retired physicians acting as volunteer health care providers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 24 78-4 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to professional liability insurance for certain retired physicians acting as volunteer health care providers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 52 78-4 (2003) Author: West, George | et. al. Relating to the provision of financial assurance for plugging certain oil and gas wells. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 186 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to certain insurance investigations regarding burglary or robbery losses or death claims. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 188 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to insurers as proper parties to certain actions for damages. House: Insurance Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 516 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to participation of cities and counties in the National Flood Insurance Program. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 530 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to underwriting decisions based on credit reports; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Considered in Calendars
HB 540 77-0 (2001) Author: Shields, John | et. al. Relating to collateral protection insurance. House: Financial Institutions Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1162 77-0 (2001) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the development of Texas Windstorm Insurance Association insurance rates. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1383 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to certain attorneys employed by or under contract to insurers and related conduct by insurers. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1433 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to prohibition on the disclosure of defense counsel's billing statements by certain insurers and on the submission of those statements to certain audits; providing a civil penalty. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1461 77-0 (2001) Author: Moreno, Joe Relating to homeowners insurance policies covering the percentage of the replacement or market value of a home designated by the insured. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 1858 77-0 (2001) Author: Kitchen, Ann | et. al. Relating to a limitation on the authority of certain limited partnerships to engage as common carriers in the pipeline business. House: Energy Resources 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 2604 77-0 (2001) Author: McReynolds, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to assistance to certain volunteer fire departments and to the imposition of an assessment on certain insurers to finance that assistance. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2871 77-0 (2001) Author: Ramsay, Tom Relating to rate rollback for certain lines of insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2895 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the creation, powers, and duties of the property insurance claims review advisory committee of the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3501 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to information that a professional liability insurance carrier or the Texas Board of Medical Examiners may require a physician to provide. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 707 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to collateral protection insurance. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
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 1268 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Wise, Miguel
Relating to a surety bond obtained for a public project and executed by a surety company and to related surety technical assistance services for certain entities. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1297 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to information that a professional liability insurance carrier or the Texas Board of Medical Examiners may require a physician to provide. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1306 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the use of pre-existing surveys by title insurance agents and companies. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 1307 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to uniform closing and settlement statements. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1399 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to collateral protection insurance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
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
HB 203 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to cancellation of certain insurance policies. House: Insurance Considered in Calendars
HB 205 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to certain insurance investigations regarding burglary or robbery losses or death claims. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 499 76-0 (1999) Author: Ramsay, Tom | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the rate rollback for certain lines of insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Left pending in committee
HB 1018 76-0 (1999) Author: Denny, Mary | et. al.
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to participation of cities and counties in the National Flood Insurance Program. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 1059 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the regulation of amusement rides; providing penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 1/1/00
HB 1370 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to insurers as proper parties to certain actions for damages. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1453 76-0 (1999) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to coverage under a title insurance policy issued with respect to residential real property. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1499 76-0 (1999) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al. Relating to the creation and operation of the Windstorm Building Code Advisory Committee on Specifications and Maintenance. House: Insurance Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1533 76-0 (1999) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to certain practices relating to the use of attorneys by insurance claimants. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to s/c on Tech & Business by Pres.
HB 1540 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the creation and operation of the Windstorm Code Maintenance Committee. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1811 76-0 (1999) Author: Counts, David
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to certain requirements for directors of insurance guaranty associations. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 1898 76-0 (1999) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to credit property insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2251 76-0 (1999) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the reduction of certain windstorm insurance rates. House: Insurance Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2252 76-0 (1999) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to commercial windstorm insurance rates. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2253 76-0 (1999) Author: Eiland, Craig
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the operation of the catastrophe reserve trust fund. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2284 76-0 (1999) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to a change in notice requirements for escrow agents when increasing premiums. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2376 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to filing and public availability of rates charged by certain insurance companies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2791 76-0 (1999) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to cancellation of agency contracts by fire and casualty insurance companies. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3017 76-0 (1999) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the regulation by the commissioner of insurance of rates, classifications, and forms for certain lines of insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3118 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to private mortgage insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3177 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Glenn
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to payment of claims by the Texas Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Left pending 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 3668 76-0 (1999) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to rates for homeowners and residential fire and residential allied lines insurance coverage. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HJR 69 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Glenn
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Proposing a constitutional amendment permitting a political subdivision to purchase property and casualty insurance from certain mutual insurance companies. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Filed with the Secretary of State
HR 1170 76-0 (1999) Author: Farabee, David Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 3697. Reported enrolled
SB 121 76-0 (1999) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the use and approval of certain underwriting guidelines affecting homeowners insurance; providing a penalty. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 312 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the regulation of amusement rides; providing a penalty. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 323 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the types of insurance covered by the program to assist persons in obtaining residential property insurance in underserved areas. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
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 677 76-0 (1999) Author: Jackson, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Seaman, Gene | et. al.
Relating to the creation and operation of the Windstorm Building Code Advisory Committee on Specifications and Maintenance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
See remarks for effective date
SB 750 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to prohibiting discrimination by insurers in issuing property or casualty insurance policies to certain persons who are victims of family violence. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 901 76-0 (1999) Author: Sibley, David
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to dividends payable to policyholders under certain group insurance programs. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 1274 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to certain procedures involving retainage payments to real property construction subcontractors. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Economic Development
Withdrawn from calendar
SB 1696 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the duration of the period of the rate rollback for certain lines of insurance. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Tech & Business by Chair
SR 1167 76-0 (1999) Author: Sibley, David Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 3697. Reported enrolled
HB 99 75-0 (1997) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the funding and operation of certain emergency management and disaster relief programs. House: Insurance
Senate: Finance
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 218 75-0 (1997) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to enforcement of the National Flood Insurance Program by certain counties; providing a civil penalty. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 396 75-0 (1997) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to certain insurance covering church property; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
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 811 75-0 (1997) Author: Shields, John Relating to liability insurance provided by a school district for certain purposes. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1338 75-0 (1997) Author: Junell, Robert
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the purchase of directors' and officers' liability insurance by state agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1477 75-0 (1997) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to immunity from liability for the directors and officers of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1632 75-0 (1997) Author: Flores, Kino | et. al.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the change of the name of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association to the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 1662 75-0 (1997) Author: Counts, David
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to rates for certain lines of insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1755 75-0 (1997) Author: Burnam, Lon
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to a mortgage guaranty insurance policy. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 1/1/98
HB 1789 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Glenn
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to reductions by certain insurers in writing or in the authority of agents to bind or solicit certain types of personal lines insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1853 75-0 (1997) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to coverage provided under certain policies issued through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1869 75-0 (1997) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to cancellation of certain insurance policies. House: Insurance Record vote
HB 1976 75-0 (1997) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to financial solvency requirements for certain property and casualty insurers. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2314 75-0 (1997) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to certain fees imposed on title insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2437 75-0 (1997) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the Texas Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2609 75-0 (1997) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the certain business practices in the writing of title insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2630 75-0 (1997) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to insurance coverage, including workers' compensation insurance coverage, for certain owners and contractors. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2671 75-0 (1997) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al.
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to acceptance of an insurance binder by certain lenders. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2736 75-0 (1997) Author: Uher, D.R.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to risk pools established by political subdivisions to provide liability coverage. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2886 75-0 (1997) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to certain rules and regulations adopted by the commissioner of insurance with respect to title insurance. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2887 75-0 (1997) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to promotional or educational activities of title insurance entities. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3007 75-0 (1997) Author: Smithee, John Relating to reserves maintained by title insurers. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3030 75-0 (1997) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the delivery of certain property presumed abandoned to the castastrophe reserve trust fund established under Art. 21. 49 of the Insurance Code. House: Business & Industry Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3031 75-0 (1997) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the authority of the commissioner of insurance to approve higher deductibles on coverage provided under certain policies issued through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 3276 75-0 (1997) Author: Counts, David Relating to the regulation of title insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3383 75-0 (1997) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the operation of the Texas catastrophe property insurance pool. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 3532 75-0 (1997) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette Relating to certain requirements for escrow accounts maintained in conjunction with title insurance policies. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3536 75-0 (1997) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the regulation of Lloyds' associations, county mutual insurance companies, and reciprocal and interinsurance exchanges. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3578 75-0 (1997) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al. Relating to building codes affecting certain coastal counties. House: Land & Resource Management Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 14 75-0 (1997) Author: Cuellar, Henry Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize school districts to purchase certain insurance to cover persons who are injured while riding as passengers in a vehicle operated by or for the school district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 79 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to certain insurance covering church property; providing a penalty. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 347 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to enforcement by political subdivisions of the National Flood Insurance Program; providing a civil penalty. Senate: Natural Resources Committee report printed and distributed
SB 455 75-0 (1997) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to liability insurance coverage for a charitable organization. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 865 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to coverage under the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association for certain demolition and debris removal expenses. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Point of order sustained
SB 949 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to immunity from liability for the directors, officers, agents, and employees of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1155 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to business practices in the writing of title insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1256 75-0 (1997) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to certain rules and regulations adopted by the commissioner of insurance with respect to title insurance. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1257 75-0 (1997) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to promotional or educational activities of title insurance entities. Senate: State Affairs Placed on local & uncontested calendar
SB 1387 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to benefits for certain roof damage on property insured through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1388 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to reserves maintained by title insurers. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 1418 75-0 (1997) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al. Relating to a mortgage guaranty insurance policy. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1456 75-0 (1997) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the funding and operation of certain emergency management and disaster relief programs. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1501 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to certain requirements for escrow accounts maintained in conjunction with title insurance policies. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1524 75-0 (1997) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the assignment of property and casualty insurance guaranty fund assessment credits. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 46 74-0 (1995) Author: McCall, Brian
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to consideration of certain claims in nonrenewal of certain insurance policies. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 331 74-0 (1995) Author: Hirschi, John
Sponsor: Rosson, Peggy
Relating to certain public information regarding commercial property rating. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 347 74-0 (1995) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to insurance coverage for certain real property foundations. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 954 74-0 (1995) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to recovery from certain insureds of payments made by the Texas Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1418 74-0 (1995) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to liability insurance requirements for certain child care facilities. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1894 74-0 (1995) Author: Holzheauser, Steve Relating to the offense of insurance claim fraud; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 1932 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to acceptance of an insurance binder by a lender. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 1933 74-0 (1995) Author: De La Garza, Eddie
Sponsor: Rosson, Peggy
Relating to the provision of information to the holders of certain insurance policies. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1988 74-0 (1995) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the insurance rates and policy forms for certain lines of insurance and to certain administrative hearings conducted regarding those rates. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1993 74-0 (1995) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to guaranteed issue of certain homeowners' insurance policies. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 2225 74-0 (1995) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to certain liquidated demands when property is destroyed by fire. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 2593 74-0 (1995) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to rates for commercial windstorm and hail insurance coverage through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 2602 74-0 (1995) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to the establishment of a state cooperative and private cooperatives for the purchase of insurance for certain fire departments. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2636 74-0 (1995) Author: Smithee, John Relating to premium discounts by certain insurance companies for persons installing home security devices. House: Insurance Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2676 74-0 (1995) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to the operation of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association and adjustment of liability limits for insurance coverage. House: Insurance Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2697 74-0 (1995) Author: Smithee, John Relating to rates for commercial windstorm and hail insurance in the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2749 74-0 (1995) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the regulation of title insurance. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
SB 330 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the establishment, powers, and duties of the Texas Residential and Commercial Insurance Plan Association. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 334 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the authority of the Texas Workers' Compensation Insurance Fund to provide general liability and commercial property insurance coverage. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 391 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to recovery from certain insureds of payments made by the Texas Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 457 74-0 (1995) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to inspection of certain buildings in certain coastal counties. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 459 74-0 (1995) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to dedicating interest earned on trust accounts of title insurance companies to the housing trust fund. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 702 74-0 (1995) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to residential fire protection sprinkler systems and to an insurance premium discount for the use of such a system. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 948 74-0 (1995) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to liability insurance required for certain licensed facilities that provide care for children 24 hours a day. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 962 74-0 (1995) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to insurance coverage for certain real property foundations. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1284 74-0 (1995) Author: Rosson, Peggy
Sponsor: Counts, David
Relating to regulation of the business of title insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 1419 74-0 (1995) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to insurance coverage for certain real property foundations. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1556 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the establishment of a property and casualty market assistance program by the Commissioner of Insurance. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1583 74-0 (1995) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to adjustment of certain liability limits for insurance coverage through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1584 74-0 (1995) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to rates for commercial windstorm and hail insurance coverage through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1587 74-0 (1995) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to immunity from liability of directors, officers, agents, and employees of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association and its participating insurers. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 112 73-0 (1993) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the purchase of property and casualty insurance for certain governmental entities. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 145 73-0 (1993) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al. Relating to liability under a homeowners insurance policy for a tort committed by an adult against a child. House: State Affairs Coauthor Authorized
HB 218 73-0 (1993) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to employer's liability insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 231 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike Relating to the abolition of the board of directors of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association and the operation of that association by the State Board of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 287 73-0 (1993) Author: Kubiak, Dan | et. al. Relating to a risk management and insurance program for fire departments. House: Insurance Reported favorably as substituted
HB 803 73-0 (1993) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to liability under a homeowners insurance policy for certain injuries. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 889 73-0 (1993) Author: Counts, David | et. al. Relating to the regulation of title insurance. House: Insurance Considered in Calendars
HB 984 73-0 (1993) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the authority of certain state agencies to purchase liability insurance. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 1114 73-0 (1993) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the requirement that a licensed child care facility have certain liability insurance coverage. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1144 73-0 (1993) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to title insurance company affidavits as releases of certain liens; providing penalties. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 1681 73-0 (1993) Author: Martin, Mike | et. al. Relating to windstorm insurance issued by the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance Coauthor Authorized
HB 1763 73-0 (1993) Author: Schechter, Sue Relating to liability insurance coverage for holders of certificates of special competence issued by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 1838 73-0 (1993) Author: Munoz, Sergio Relating to roofing materials used in structures covered by windstorm and hail insurance issued by the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 1925 73-0 (1993) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to roofing materials used in structures covered by windstorm and hail insurance issued by the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2004 73-0 (1993) Author: Smithee, John Relating to insurance premium discounts for qualifying properties. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 2198 73-0 (1993) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to certain information required of property and casualty insurers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 602 73-0 (1993) Author: Lucio, Eddie Relating to inspection of certain buildings in certain coastal counties. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 693 73-0 (1993) Author: Ratliff, Bill Relating to automobile, homeowner's, and farm and ranch owner's insurance coverage for liability for injuries to a family member. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 900 73-0 (1993) Author: Montford, John Relating to the regulation of title insurance. Senate: Economic Development Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 1048 73-0 (1993) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to floodplain management and flood insurance; providing penalties. Senate: Natural Resources No action taken in committee
SB 1231 73-0 (1993) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to certain information required of property and casualty insurers. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1327 73-0 (1993) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the ability of the Texas Water Development Board to obtain insurance and exempting Texas Water Development Board members and employees from personal liability relating to board business. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SCR 52 73-0 (1993) Author: Harris, O.H. Authorizing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System to purchase casualty and fire insurance policies on buildings and contents under their control. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 72 72-0 (1991) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to the membership of the board of directors of the medical liability joint underwriting association and to the application of the open records law and the open meetings law to that association. House: State Affairs 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 384 72-0 (1991) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to items eligible for homeowners insurance premium reductions. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 622 72-0 (1991) Author: Cavazos, Eddie
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to proof of insurance for certain lenders. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 623 72-0 (1991) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to cancellation of, and premium surcharges on, certain homeowners insurance policies. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 677 72-0 (1991) Author: Counts, David Relating to the taxation of certain insurance services relating to a national flood insurance policy. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1037 72-0 (1991) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to inspections required for certain windstorm and hail insurance coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
HB 1038 72-0 (1991) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to claims disputes with the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association; providing for penalties. House: Insurance 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1039 72-0 (1991) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the composition of the board of directors and operation of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1040 72-0 (1991) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to liability limitations on certain policies of windstorm and hail insurance issued by the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1041 72-0 (1991) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to certain requirements for policies of windstorm and hail insurance issued by the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance 1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 1193 72-0 (1991) Author: Bosse, Fred Relating to prohibiting certain claim settlement practices by casualty insurers. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 1247 72-0 (1991) Author: Counts, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to title insurance rebates and discounts, determination of insurability and issuance of title insurance by title insurance companies, title insurance agents, and direct operations in each county where the real property is located. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 1580 72-0 (1991) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to certain interest and fees that may be charged under certain premium finance agreements for insurance policies. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1881 72-0 (1991) Author: Willy, John Relating to the qualifications for structures to obtain windstorm and hail insurance from the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2048 72-0 (1991) Author: Shea, Gwyn
Sponsor: Carriker, Steven
Relating to title insurance policy provisions. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Reported favorably with amendments
HB 2232 72-0 (1991) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to the fixing, promulgating and payment of title insurance premiums. House: Insurance 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Calendars
HB 2257 72-0 (1991) Author: Shea, Gwyn Relating to issuance of insured closing letters by title insurance companies. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 2335 72-0 (1991) Author: Bomer, Elton Relating to the business of title insurance. House: Insurance Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2531 72-0 (1991) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to certain interest and fees that may be charged under certain premium finance agreements for insurance policies. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 2743 72-0 (1991) Author: Counts, David Relating to title insurance disclosure. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2774 72-0 (1991) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to certain rate and reinsurance requirements for property and other risks insured through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance 1st Printing sent to Calendars
SB 305 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to proof of insurance for certain lenders. Senate: Economic Development Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 319 72-0 (1991) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to the taxation of certain insurance services relating to a national flood insurance policy. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 664 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene Relating to replacement cost insurance policies. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
SB 799 72-0 (1991) Author: Carriker, Steven Relating to title insurance policy provisions. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in subcommittee
SB 807 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene Relating to title examinations and title insurance forms. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in subcommittee
SB 907 72-0 (1991) Author: Johnson, Eddie Relating to the provision of liability insurance coverage by state agencies for certain programs administered by those agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
SB 1226 72-0 (1991) Author: Dickson, Temple Relating to title insurance disclosure. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Insurance
SB 1419 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the fixing, promulgating and payment of title insurance premiums. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1420 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to certain requirements for the issuance of title insurance policies. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1421 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the operation of multiple offices by title insurance agents and title insurance companies. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1422 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the business of title insurance. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1582 72-0 (1991) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to certain requirements for policies of windstorm and hail insurance issued by the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
SB 1583 72-0 (1991) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to certain rate and reinsurance requirements for property and other risks insured through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
SB 1584 72-0 (1991) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to inspections required for certain windstorm and hail insurance coverage. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
SB 1585 72-0 (1991) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to claims disputes with the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
SB 1586 72-0 (1991) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the composition of the board of directors and operation of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
SB 1587 72-0 (1991) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to liability limitations on certain policies of windstorm and hail insurance issued by the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Insurance by President
HB 435 71-0 (1989) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Washington, Craig
Relating to financing surplus lines insurance premiums. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
No action taken in committee
HB 652 71-0 (1989) Author: Willy, John Relating to initial appointments to the windstorm and hail insurance advisory committee. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 955 71-0 (1989) Author: Counts, David Relating to issuance of insured closing letters by title insurance companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 973 71-0 (1989) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to liability insurance requirements for persons engaged in activities relating to fire extinguisher and fixed fire extinguisher systems, fire alarm and fire detection devices and systems, fire.... House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1062 71-0 (1989) Author: Cain, David Relating to the authority of the Texas Employers' Insurance Association to become a mutual insurance company. House: Insurance Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 1066 71-0 (1989) Author: Willy, John Relating to structures required to be inspected for the purposes of obtaining windstorm and hail insurance from the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance Pending in committee
HB 1419 71-0 (1989) Author: Hury, James | et. al. Relating to the premium tax credit claimed for assessments paid by certain insurance companies as members of certain insurance guaranty associations. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1420 71-0 (1989) Author: Hury, James | et. al. Relating to application of open meetings law and open records law to the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: State Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1421 71-0 (1989) Author: Hury, James | et. al.
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent | et. al.
Relating to certain premium taxes and retaliatory taxes imposed on certain insurers and the payment of tax refunds to those insurers. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1448 71-0 (1989) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to the duty of certain insurers to write certain lines and classes of liability insurance coverage. House: Insurance Pending in committee
HB 1805 71-0 (1989) Author: Morales, Dan Relating to certain taxes paid by certain title insurance holding companies. House: Insurance 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1820 71-0 (1989) Author: Stiles, Mark Relating to windstorm and hail inspections of property in coastal counties. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 1866 71-0 (1989) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to the membership of the board of directors of the medical liability joint underwriting association. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2089 71-0 (1989) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to the regulation of rates for liability insurance. House: Insurance Pending in committee
HB 2090 71-0 (1989) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to required reserves of liability insurers. House: Insurance Pending in committee
HB 2311 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to the cancellation of insurance after foreclosure under a deed of trust. House: Insurance Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 2508 71-0 (1989) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to rates to be charged for insurance on certain property and risks located seaward of the Intracoastal Canal. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 2693 71-0 (1989) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to homeowners insurance premium reductions. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 2748 71-0 (1989) Author: Shea, Gwyn Relating to the premium tax credit claimed for insured losses under the catastrophe property insurance pool. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2749 71-0 (1989) Author: Shea, Gwyn Relating to the premium tax credit claimed for insured losses under the catastrophe property insurance pool. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2753 71-0 (1989) Author: Shea, Gwyn
Sponsor: Carriker, Steven
Relating to farm mutual companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
HB 2773 71-0 (1989) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to certain exclusionary clauses in liability insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 238 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene Relating to insurers who are members of the Texas Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Association. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 260 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John Relating to insurance company capital and surplus requirements. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 319 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to liability insurance requirements for persons engaged in activities relating to fire extinguisher and fixed fire extinguisher systems, fire alarm and fire detection devices and systems, fire.... House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 385 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to initial appointments to the windstorm and hail insurance advisory committee. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 615 71-0 (1989) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the authority of the Texas Employers' Insurance Association to become a mutual insurance company. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 635 71-0 (1989) Author: Haley, Bill Relating to issuance of insured closing letters by title insurance companies. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 665 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Smith, Ashley
Relating to the delay in payment of claims under insurance coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 668 71-0 (1989) Author: Caperton, Kent | et. al.
Sponsor: Hury, James
Relating to application of the open meetings law and open records law to the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SB 669 71-0 (1989) Author: Caperton, Kent | et. al. Relating to the premium tax credit claimed for assessments paid by certain insurance companies as members of certain insurance guaranty associations. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SB 670 71-0 (1989) Author: Caperton, Kent | et. al. Relating to certain premium taxes, premium surtaxes, administrative services taxes, and retaliatory taxes imposed on certain insurance companies and the payment of tax refunds to and the distribution of tax.... Senate: Finance Reported favorably with substitute
SB 701 71-0 (1989) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the regulation of rates for liability insurance. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 702 71-0 (1989) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to required reserves of liability insurers. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 703 71-0 (1989) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the duty of certain insurers to write certain lines and classes of insurance coverage. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 827 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the capital and surplus requirements for certain title insurers. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 845 71-0 (1989) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to cancellation and nonrenewal insurance policies by insurers placed in supervision, conservatorship, or receivership. Senate: Economic Development Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 1074 71-0 (1989) Author: Carriker, Steven Relating to certain entities forming groups for the purpose of purchasing workers' compensation insurance. Senate: Committee of the Whole Left as pending business in s/c
SB 1080 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to the cancellation of insurance after foreclosure under a deed of trust. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 1084 71-0 (1989) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Stiles, Mark
Relating to indemnity provisions in certain mineral agreements. House: Energy
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 1230 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John Relating to the creation, operation, and regulation of risk retention groups and purchasing groups. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1716 71-0 (1989) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to coverage of certain condominiums under homeowners insurance. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1847 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to structures required to be inspected for the purposes of obtaining windstorm and hail insurance from the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SCR 162 71-0 (1989) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al. Requesting the lieutenant governor and speaker of the house to create a special joint interim committee to study the structure and operation of the CATPOOL. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Referred to House Administration
SR 757 71-0 (1989) Author: Truan, Carlos Requesting the lieutenant governor to create a special interim committee to study the CATPOOL. Senate: Administration Adopted
HB 45 70-0 (1987) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to construction requirements and premium rate reductions for certain insurable property under the catastrophe property insurance pool. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 300 70-0 (1987) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to certain rates to be charged under the catastrophe property insurance pool. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 316 70-0 (1987) Author: Gavin, John
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the cancellation of agency contracts by fire and casualty insurance companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 608 70-0 (1987) Author: Patrick, Kae Relating to certain prohibited practices in title insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 687 70-0 (1987) Author: Hury, James
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to qualifications for homeowners insurance inspectors. House: Insurance
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 884 70-0 (1987) Author: Patrick, Kae Relating to the regulation of title insurance and imposing a tax on premiums. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HB 894 70-0 (1987) Author: Patrick, Kae Relating to the assessments for the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 993 70-0 (1987) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to inspection and approval of structures under the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool. House: Insurance Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 1032 70-0 (1987) Author: Richardson, Bob
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to the civil liability of certain owners, lessees, or occupants of real property, and to liability insurance limits for certain amusement rides and attractions. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 1518 70-0 (1987) Author: Roberts, Ted Relating to certain rates to be charged on property protected by sand dunes under the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1835 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral
Sponsor: Leedom, John
Relating to property damage and liability insurance for motor bus operators. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 1917 70-0 (1987) Author: Connelly, Barry Relating to a premium reduction under homeowners insurance for provision of certain law enforcement protection. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 1937 70-0 (1987) Author: Tallas, Jim
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to authorizing a public utility to self-insure all or part of its potential losses from windstorm, fire, explosion, or any other class of catastrophic property loss; providing for creation of appropriate reserve accounts and consideration of those accounts for rate-making purposes. House: State Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Record vote
HB 1947 70-0 (1987) Author: Robnett, Nolan
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to modification, extension, amendment, restatement, and rescheduling of terms and conditions of a secondary mortgage loan and to certain charges for insurance on such a loan. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 2012 70-0 (1987) Author: Berlanga, Hugo
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the inspection and approval of structure under the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 2318 70-0 (1987) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to the increase in premium, cancellation, and non-renewal of property and casualty insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 86 70-0 (1987) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to construction requirements and premium rate reductions for certain insurable property under the catastrophe property insurance pool. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 264 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the cancellation of agency contracts by fire and casualty insurance companies. Senate: Economic Development Reported favorably with substitute
SB 494 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Patrick, Kae
Relating to the assessments for the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 615 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Colbert, Paul
Relating to the authority of life insurance companies to reinsure certain casualty risks. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 649 70-0 (1987) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the licensing and regulation of public adjusters; providing penalties. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 783 70-0 (1987) Author: Leedom, John Relating to property damage and liability insurance for motor bus operators. Senate: Economic Development Left as pending business in comm.
SB 872 70-0 (1987) Author: Glasgow, Bob
Sponsor: Gavin, John
Relating to the prevention and administration of insolvencies, impairments, and receivership and conservatorship estates by the Texas Property and Casualty Guaranty Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 946 70-0 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to a premium reduction under homeowners insurance for provision of certain law enforcement protection. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 1019 69-0 (1985) Author: Lee, Don Relating to limitations on the amount of certain items included in covered claims under the Texas Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Act. House: Insurance Withdrawn by author
HB 1342 69-0 (1985) Author: Ragsdale, Paul Relating to the requirements and procedures for the reduction of homeowners insurance premiums and to inspectors involved in providing inspections for the reduction of homeowners insurance premiums. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1861 69-0 (1985) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Howard, Ed
Relating to reduction of homeowners insurance premiums for installation of certain security devices. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 1926 69-0 (1985) Author: Lee, Don Relating to the permissible activities of local recording agents amending Article 21.04, Texas Insurance Code, as amended; adding Section 2; and declaring an emergency. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1928 69-0 (1985) Author: Lee, Don Relating to the status of certain assessments under the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance Placed on General State Calendar
HR 248 69-0 (1985) Author: Lee, Don Requesting the State Board of Insurance to cancel rate deviations for all property casualty policies.
SB 1133 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to property and casualty insurance guaranty. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1408 69-0 (1985) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool Act; amending the definitions of Plan of Operations and Insurable Property. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 215 68-0 (1983) Author: Mankins, Jimmy Relating to deposit premiums paid for workers' compensation insurance, property liability insurance, and property damage insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Committee on Insurance
HB 1016 68-0 (1983) Author: Simpson, Bob Relating to insurance on certain state-owned property. House: Insurance No action taken
HB 1431 68-0 (1983) Author: Green, Gene To clarify the applicability of the plan of operation of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association; and declaring an emergency. House: Insurance Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1786 68-0 (1983) Author: Lee, Don Relating to appeals of the acts, rulings, and decisions of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HCR 213 68-0 (1983) Author: Simpson, Bob
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Requesting the State Board of Insurance to study the various advantages and disadvantages of the various forms of property/casualty ratemaking and policy form implementation. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Signed by the Governor
SB 736 68-0 (1983) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to certain specifications for qualifying for premium reductions under homeowners insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Committee on Insurance
SB 1020 68-0 (1983) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the participation of members in the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
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HR 93 68-2 (1984) Author: Lee, Don Directing the State Board of Insurance to cancel existing rate deviations for all property and casualty insurance policies.
HB 436 67-0 (1981) Author: Green, Gene Relating to credit on unearned premiums or reduction of premiums for certain insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Committee on Insurance
HB 1093 67-0 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob
Sponsor: Travis, Dee
Relating to the deposit requirements for foreign casualty insurers. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 1183 67-0 (1981) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to unfair discrimination in the issuance, renewal, cancellation, and coverage of property and casualty insurance. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Committee on Economic Development
HB 935 66-0 (1979) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to deposit requirements for foreign casualty insurers. House: Insurance Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1040 66-0 (1979) Author: Mankins, Jimmy Relating to deposit premiums paid for workers' compensation insurance, property liability insurance, and property damage insurance. House: Employment Practices Referred to subcommittee
HB 1079 66-0 (1979) Author: Smith, Carlyle
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Insurance Code, the Texas Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Act, as amended, to provide for the payment of that portion of the expenses of administration incurred in the processing and payment of claims against the receivership or conservatorship estate as a "covered claim" under certain circumstances; declaring the Act severable; and declaring an emergency. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
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SB 82 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Providing for performance standards for hurricane-resistant building specifications for windstorm catastrophe insurance in coastal counties; creating a technical committee to establish such standards and methods for attaining such standards; providing for enforcement and administration of this Act; declaring an emergency. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Scheduled for future calendar placement
SB 219 66-0 (1979) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Simpson, Bob
Relating to the regulation of certain credit property and credit casualty insurance and setting forth such regulation; relating to regulation of multiperil, multline, or combination policies of credit insurance; authorizing incorporation for certain purposes of insurance; and relating to insurance required in connection with certain contracts or agreements. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Laid on the table
SB 409 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to valued insurance policy coverage of property. Senate: Economic Development Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 880 66-0 (1979) Author: Traeger, John Relating to the establishment of premium rates, rate schedules, classification of risks and reporting of experience on insured risks in this State. Senate: Economic Development Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 1012 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Granting to any company participating in the operation of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association a premium tax credit for payment of its share of claims totaling more than $100 million in losses in the event that any occurrence or series of occurrences results in total losses in excess of that amount in a single calendar year; and amending the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool Act. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
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SB 1055 66-0 (1979) Author: Price, Bob Relating to rates, rate standards, classification of risks, and reporting risk experience for certain types of insurance. Senate: Economic Development Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HB 264 65-0 (1977) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the recovery of unearned premiums under the Texas Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Act. House: Insurance Referred to Committee on Insurance
HB 1590 65-0 (1977) Author: Cates, Phil Relating to state agency funding of property damage insurance. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1591 65-0 (1977) Author: Adams, Herman Provision concerning advertisement by insurers that their policies are protected under the Act. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Committee on Economic Development
HB 1859 65-0 (1977) Author: Simpson, Bob Relating to insurance on certain state property. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1874 65-0 (1977) Author: Davis, Bob Amending Article 21.11-2, Texas Insurance Code of 1951, as amended, by changing the obligation of an agent to remit premiums, under certain circumstances. House: Insurance Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 1921 65-0 (1977) Author: Smith, Carlyle
Sponsor: Jones, Gene
To provide for the establishment of an association of member insurers under the Act as a separate legal entity, the establishment of a board of directors through which such association may act, the enumeration of the powers and duties of such association and the authorization for the adoption of a plan of operation by such association; to provide that the association shall maintain accounts, by line of business, made up of funds assessed from member insurers by the Commissioner of Insurance from which the association shall make funds available for the payment of covered claims; to provide for the repayment into the appropriate account of excess funds remaining after the payment of the covered claims of an impaired insurer; to add certain definitions to the Act; to increase the percentage of recovery of unearned premiums; to clarify the definition of "covered claims" for unearned premiums; to prohibit mentioning that the guaranty Act will provide for the payment of policyholder claims in any lawsuit to recover assets of an impaired insurer; declaring certain activities to be unfair competition and unfair practices; declaring the Act severable; and declaring an emergency. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days
HB 1943 65-0 (1977) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to the establishment and maintenance of a FAIR (Fair Access to Insurance Requirements) Plan and Underwriting Association. House: Insurance Referred to Committee on Insurance
SB 638 65-0 (1977) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Cates, Phil
Relating to state agency funding of property damage insurance. House: State Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 877 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Adams, Herman
Prohibiting the advertising by insurers that their policies are protected under the Texas Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Act. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
90 Day Bill
SB 1071 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Gene Relating to the establishment and maintenance of a FAIR (Fair Access to Insurance Requirements) Plan and Underwriting Association. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Committee on Economic Development
HB 1685 64-0 (1975) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the inclusion of coverage for indirect loss resulting from windstorm or hail in certain policies of insurance written under the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool Act. House: Insurance Reported from committee with substitute
SB 648 64-0 (1975) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to the inclusion of coverage for indirect loss resulting from windstorm or hail in certain policies of insurance written under the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool Act. Senate: Economic Development Referred to subcommittee
HB 283 63-0 (1973) Author: Clark, Jim Relating to removing from the State Board of Insurance ratemaking authority for insurance covering motor vehicles and casualty insurance on dwellings as defined in this Act and providing for competitive rate making authority; providing the procedures for adopting and using rates and rating plans and their modifications and for operating under these provisions; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Subcommittee hearing date
HB 539 63-0 (1973) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to the liability of an insurer under a policy covering a private dwelling, household goods, or both. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 649 63-0 (1973) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Relating to creation, administration, operation, powers, duties and financing of the Texas Public Property Insurance Corporation; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1428 63-0 (1973) Author: Reyes, Ben T. Authorizing incorporated cities, towns and villages to adopt a local excise tax on casualty insurance premiums; relating to the procedure for collection; responsibility for reporting the amount of premiums paid; setting date excise tax is payable to state controller and manner of disbursement; and providing that such funds received by municipalities shall be deposited to the credit of local Policemen's Pension Funds. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered in public hearing
HB 1570 63-0 (1973) Author: Rosson, Renal B.
Sponsor: Blanchard, H.J. "Doc"
Excepting grain owned by warehousemen, paid for by them, and stored in their own warehouses from requirements for casualty insurance; amending Subsection (a), Section 9, Chapter 811, Acts of the 61st Legislature, Regular Session, 1969 (Article 5577b, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); and declaring an emergency. House: Insurance
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HJR 34 63-0 (1973) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Proposing an amendment of the Texas Constitution authorizing the creation and financing of a state insurance corporation to insure public property in the Gulf Coast area. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 659 63-0 (1973) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Wieting, Leroy J.
Amending the Insurance Code (Chapter 491, Acts of the 52nd Legislature, Regular Session, 1951), as heretofore amended, to clarify the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool Act, making all property insurers authorized to transact property insurance in this state subject to the provisions thereof by adding to Section 3 of Article 21.49 a definition of "insurers," specifically providing for applicability to Lloyds and to reciprocal or interinsurance exchanges and by amending Article 17.22 to make county mutual insurance companies subject to the provisions of the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool Act; amending section 5 (c) of Article 21.49 to delete certain language excluding premiums on certain property from the formula under which members of the Association participate in its writings, expenses, profits and losses, to change the word "years" to the word "year," and to provide that members having common ownership or control shall be treated as a single member for the purpose of determining participation; deleting in its entirety Paragraph (d) of Section 8 of Article 21.49 to make the establishment of a certain catastrophe reserve by the State Board of Insurance discretionary rather than mandatory; providing for severability. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
90 Day Bill
SB 773 63-0 (1973) Author: Jones, Grant Relating to the establishment of catastrophe and conflagration for all lines of insurance subject to catastrophic or conflagration as defined by the State Board of Insurance. Senate: Economic Development Reported favorably
HB 546 62-0 (1971) Author: Wieting, Leroy J. Relating to the creation, powers, duties and procedures of a Catastrophic Property Insurance Pool.
HB 819 62-0 (1971) Author: Hubenak, Joe A. | et. al. Relating to creating the Texas Public School Property Protection Plan.
HB 1193 62-0 (1971) Author: Cavness, Don Relating to the assessment of property and casualty insurers for the protection of the policyholders and claimants of impaired property and casualty insurers.
HB 1442 62-0 (1971) Author: Pickens, Ace | et. al. Relating to the establishment of catastrophic and conflagration considerations for all lines of insurance subject to catastrophic or conflagration as defined by the State Board of Insurance to be effected under the jurisdiction, supervision and regulation of the State Board of Insurance.
HB 1560 62-0 (1971) Author: Harris, Ed Relating to the creation of a Texas Casualty Insurance Corporation authorized to write fire and extended coverage insurance in the coastal area of Texas.
HB 1579 62-0 (1971) Author: Harris, Ed Relating to the creation of the Texas Casualty Insurance Corporation authorized to write fire and extended coverage insurance in the coastal area of Texas.
SB 31 62-0 (1971) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" | et. al.
Sponsor: Wieting, Leroy J.
Relating to the creation, powers, duties, and procedures of a Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool; providing an effective date.
SB 62 62-0 (1971) Author: Word, J.P. Relating to authorizing and directing the State Board of Insurance to prescribe, adopt, promulgate, and enforce notice requirements for cancellation and nonrenewal of policies for general casualty insurance, fire insurance, and motor vehicle insurance, homeowners policies.
SB 326 62-0 (1971) Author: Sherman, Max | et. al. Relating to the creation, powers, duties, and procedures of a Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool.
SB 662 62-0 (1971) Author: Watson, Murray
Sponsor: Cavness, Don
Relating to the assessment of property and casualty insurers for the protection of the policyholders and claimants of impaired property and casualty insurers.
SB 826 62-0 (1971) Author: Watson, Murray Relating to the establishment of catastrophic and conflagration considerations for all lines of insurance subject to catastrophic and conflagration as defined by the State Board of Insurance to be effected under the jurisdiction, supervision and regulation of the State Board of Insurance.
SB 921 62-0 (1971) Author: Watson, Murray | et. al.
Sponsor: Von Dohlen, Tim
Relating to amending Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool Act to codify as Section 21.49 of Insurance Code and providing that does not apply to mutual insurance companies.
SB 31 62-4 (1972) Relating to amending the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Pool Act; relating to the catastrophe property insurance pool.
HB 25 61-0 (1969) Author: Moore, Aubry L. Relating to amending the Texas Insurance Code authorizing and directing the State Board of Insurance to prescribe, adopt, promulgate, and enforce notice requirements for cancellation and nonrenewal of policies of motor vehicle insurance, general casualty insurance, fire insurance, homeowners policies; providing for severability.
HB 1060 61-0 (1969) Author: Swanson, William T. "Bill" Relating to enabling companies offering and selling policies of insurance on property within this State to secure reinsurance under the Federal Reinsurance Program as created by the Federal Urban Property Protection and Reinsurance Act of 1968 by declaring that any riot or other civil commotion resulting in damage to or destruction of property constitutes a public calamity and that it is in the interest of the general welfare of the people of this State that owners of property within the State be able to secure adequate insurance coverage against losses occasioned by such public calamities; providing for the annual certification to the State Treasurer by the State Board of Insurance of the amount required to be held as a contingent liability reserve fund, etc.
SB 192 61-0 (1969) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Insurance Code relative to the adoption by the State Board of Insurance of rules and regulations providing for an assigned risk plan for fire and casualty insurance.
SB 564 61-0 (1969) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to enabling companies offering and selling policies of insurance on property within this State to secure reinsurance under the Federal Reinsurance Program as created by the Federal Urban Property Protection and Reinsurance Act of 1968 by declaring that any riot or other civil commotion resulting in damage to or destruction of property constitutes a public calamity and that it is in the interest of the general welfare of the people of this State that owners of property within the State be able to secure adequate insurance coverage against losses occasioned by such public calamities, etc.
HB 26 61-1 (1969) Author: Swanson, William T. "Bill" Relating to enabling companies offering and selling policies of insurance on property within this State to secure reinsurance under the Federal Reinsurance Program as created by the Federal Urban Property Protection and Reinsurance Act of 1968 by creating a fund to be designated "Riot Reinsurance Reimbursement Fund" to be administered by the State Treasurer subject to certification by the State Board of Insurance; authorizing said Board to make assessments upon certain insurers authorized to do business in this State for amounts necessary to reimburse the Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development; requiring that assessments be proportionate; making provisions for insolvency of insurers; providing for recovery of amounts paid as assessments.
HB 33 61-2 (1969) Author: Swanson, William T. "Bill" Relating to enabling companies offering and selling policies of insurance on property within this State to secure reinsurance under the Federal Reinsurance Program as created by the Federal Urban Property Protection and Reinsurance Act of 1968 by creating a fund to be designated "Riot Reinsurance Reimbursement Fund" to be administered by the State Treasurer subject to certification by the State Board of Insurance; authorizing said Board to make assessments upon certain insurers authorized to do business in this State for amounts necessary to reimburse the Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development; requiring that assessments be proportionate; making provisions for insolvency of insurers; providing for recovery of amounts paid as assessments.
HB 237 60-0 (1967) Author: Richardson, Jr., George L. "Skeet" Relating to the regulation of rates for certain casualty insurance including motor vehicle insurance and fidelity, guaranty and surety bonds, and to minimum requirements for motor vehicle insurance coverage.
HB 1018 60-0 (1967) Author: Pipkin, Maurice Snow "Pip" Relating to amending the Insurance Code to provide protection for the loss claimant under all types of fire and casualty insurance coverage in the event of insolvency, liquidation, or bankruptcy of his insurance carrier by providing for a preference in the payment of his loss claim and by requiring insurance carriers writing fire and casualty insurance coverage to accumulate and maintain reserves for the payment of both loss claims and loss claim administrative expenses; providing for a civil suit for collection from insurance carriers in default.
HB 1154 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James Relating to amending the Texas Insurance Code to provide that policies insuring against lightning, tornado, windstorm, hail, cyclone, earthquake, volcanic eruption, rain, frost, or freeze damage may not contain a provision giving the insurance company the right to cancel the policy after such an event has occurred.
SB 447 60-0 (1967) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to adoption by the State Board of Insurance of rules and regulations providing for an assigned risk plan for fire and casualty insurance; amending the Texas Insurance Code.
SB 540 60-0 (1967) Author: Watson, Jr., Murray Relating to authorizing Texas A&M University to procure certain insurance requisite to obtaining loan of certain equipment from the United States for use at the James Connally Technical Institute of Texas A&M University.
HB 562 59-0 (1965) Author: Moyer, J. Hudson | et. al. Relating to amending the Insurance Code defining and concerning Mortgage Lenders and Borrowers.
HB 929 59-0 (1965) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the regulation of rates for all forms of casualty insurance, including motor vehicle insurance, fidelity, surety and guaranty bonds and for all forms of fire, marine and inland marine insurance with certain exceptions.
HB 40 58-0 (1963) Author: Pearcy, Jr., Cecil Wilton Relating to amending the Insurance Code relative to the regulation of rates for certain casualty insurance, and to standard motor vehicle insurance policy forms.
HB 353 58-0 (1963) Author: Murray, Menton J. | et. al. Relating to fixing the penalties for the failure to pay losses under Marine Insurance policies issued by a general casualty company, mutual casualty company, Lloyds organization, reciprocal exchange, or other insurer; providing for attorneys fees for the prosecution and collection of such losses.
HB 674 58-0 (1963) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to amending the Texas Insurance Code relative to the regulation of rates for all forms of casualty insurance, including motor vehicle insurance, fidelity, surety and guaranty bonds and for all forms of fire, marine and inland marine insurance except as herein provided, and to rating organizations and repealing Articles; providing an effective date.
HB 732 58-0 (1963) Author: McGregor, Malcolm | et. al. Relating to regulating trade practices in connection with the requirement of property insurance by a lender or creditor as a condition precedent to granting a loan or credit.
SB 346 58-0 (1963) Author: Kennard, Don | et. al. Relating to regulating trade practices in connection with the requirement of property insurance by a lender or creditor as a condition precedent to granting a loan or credit.
HB 19 57-0 (1961) Author: Pearcy, Jr., Cecil Wilton Relating to amending certain Articles of the Insurance Code regulating rates for certain casualty insurance including motor vehicle insurance and fidelity, guaranty and surety bonds, and to minimum requirements for motor vehicle insurance coverage.
HB 478 57-0 (1961) Author: Slack, Richard C. Relating to amending a certain Article of the Texas Insurance Code empowering the State Board of Insurance to regulate the writing of insurance against loss by hail on farm crops through the classification of risks.
SB 94 57-0 (1961) Author: Secrest, Jarrard Relating to amending the Insurance Code relative to the regulation of rates for certain casualty insurance including motor vehicle insurance and fidelity, guaranty and surety bonds, and to minimum requirements for motor vehicle insurance coverage.
SB 96 57-0 (1961) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to amending the Insurance Code so as to include state-wide mutual assessment companies as being subject to penalties for delay in payment of losses on policies.
SB 180 57-0 (1961) Author: Owen, III, Frank | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Insurance Code to empower the State Board of Insurance to regulate the writing of insurance against loss by hail on farm crops.
HB 321 56-0 (1959) Author: Cox, John Trimmier Morrison | et. al. Relating to amending the Insurance Code relative to the regulation of rates for certain casualty insurance including fidelity, surety and guaranty bonds for all forms of motor vehicle insurance.
SB 113 56-0 (1959) Author: Secrest, Jarrard Relating to the regulation of rates for certain casualty insurance including fidelity, surety and guaranty bonds, to rates, rating plans, merit rating, and coverages for all forms of motor vehicle insurance, and to rating organizations.
HB 27 55-0 (1957) Author: Talasek, Reuben Daniel "Rip" Relating to the regulation of rates for certain casualty insurance including fidelity, surety, and guaranty bonds, and for all other forms of motor vehicle insurance, and to rating organizations.
HB 657 55-0 (1957) Author: Pipkin, Maurice Snow "Pip" | et. al. Relating to authorizing Texas insurance, casualty, and indemnity companies to invest funds in revenue obligations of Texas navigation or port districts.
SB 26 55-0 (1957) Author: Secrest, Jarrard Relating to the regulation of rates for certain casualty insurance including fidelity, surety and guaranty bonds and for all other forms of motor vehicle insurance, and to rating organizations; amending the Insurance Code.
SB 330 55-0 (1957) Author: Hudson, Hubert R. Relating to authorizing Texas insurance, casualty, and indemnity companies to invest funds in revenue obligations of Texas navigation or port districts.
HB 149 54-0 (1955) Author: Spring, Gilbert M. Relating to providing that persons, firms, corporations, or associations serving as mortgagees and collecting taxes, insurance premiums, or service deposits to be used in payment of taxes or insurance premiums in advance from mortgagors pay mortgagors interest on such advance collections to be computed at a rate of four (4) per cent per annum; providing for a method of determining period of time for which interest is due mortgagor and providing for time of payment; providing for liability of mortgagor for damages to be computed at five (5) times amount of interest due.
HB 371 54-0 (1955) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to prohibiting certain persons, firms or corporations from designating particular insurance agents or brokers for the purchase of certain insurance; fixing the penalty for the violation thereof; providing for a savings and repealing clause.
HB 398 54-0 (1955) Author: Smith, Vernon Eugene "Gene" Relating to amending certain Acts by exempting professional liability insurance from the operation of the single rating law.
SB 213 54-0 (1955) Author: Strauss, Sr., Gus James Relating to amending certain Acts by exempting professional liability insurance from the operation of the single rating law; containing a severability clause.
HB 201 53-0 (1953) Author: Bryan, Sr., Jack C. Relating to amending certain Acts by providing for additional regulation of the fees charged by title insurance companies.
SB 275 53-0 (1953) Author: Wagonseller, Wayne Warren Relating to amending the Insurance Code of the State of Texas, to include casualty insurance companies; providing for the licensing of persons who adjust or aid in adjusting any loss for or on behalf of any insurance company, association or organization; providing that such licenses be exhibited to persons involved in or witnessing accidents or losses; providing a penalty.
HB 54 52-0 (1951) Author: Caston, Luther P. Relating to amending certain statutes by providing that the Board of Insurance Commissioners shall not make, prescribe or promulgate any regulation or rule that will make any form of deductible clause mandatorily applicable to windstorm, hurricane and hail insurance on all buildings and structures.
HB 91 52-0 (1951) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to amending certain acts so as to clarify the insurance coverage to be procured and carried by licensees as described in Statutes.
HB 98 52-0 (1951) Author: Swindell, William Agnew "Bill" | et. al. Relating to authorizing the governing boards of State-supported institutions of higher learning to procure insurance on any or all structures and buildings and the contents thereof under their management and control against all or any of the risks of fire, lightning, wind storms, hail storms, tornadoes, cyclones, floods, and explosions; authorizing the use of local funds of such institutions and any other funds appropriated to such institutions for insurance premiums to pay premiums on insurance to cover such risks.
HB 189 52-0 (1951) Author: Pyle, Joe Relating to correction in the placing of insurance on real or personal property; providing that no person, firm or corporation shall, as a condition to, or in connection with, any loan on or sale of real and personal property, require that the insurance on such property be purchased from any particular person, firm or carrier;prescribing penalties for violation; providing for a savings clause; making the Act cumulative.
HB 291 52-0 (1951) Author: Garrett, Warren R. "Gabe" Relating to coercion in the placing of insurance on real or personal property; providing that no person, firm or corporation shall, as a condition to, or in connection with, any loan on or sale of real and personal property, require that the insurance on such property by purchased from any particular person, firm or carrier; preserving to each citizen the right to choose his own insurance agent or carrier.
HB 420 52-0 (1951) Author: Warden, John A. Relating to amending certain statutes by providing that the Board of Insurance Commissioners shall not make, prescribe or promulgate any regulation or rule that will make any form of deductible clause mandatorily applicable to windstorm, hurricanes and hail insurance on all buildings and structures.
HB 505 52-0 (1951) Author: Bradshaw, Floyd Francis | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Board of Insurance Commissioners to make, approve or promulgate premium rating plans designed to encourage the prevention of accidents which may be on an optional basis to apply prospectively or retrospectively and may include premium discount plans, retrospective rating plans or other premium rating plans, systems or formulas for Motor Vehicle, Workmen's Compensation and other liens of Casualty Insurance applicable separately to each class of insurance of in combination of two or more of such classes, which will properly take into account and give effect to the experience of individual risks, interstate as well as intrastate.
SB 39 52-0 (1951) Author: Carney, Howard A. Relating to authorizing the Board of Insurance Commissioners to make, approve or promulgate premium rating plans designed to encourage the prevention of accidents which may be on an optional basis to apply prospectively or retrospectively and may include premium discount plans, retrospective rating plans or other premium rating plans, retrospective rating plans or other premium rating plans, systems, or formulas for Motor Vehicle, Workmen's Compensation and other liens of Casualty Insurance.
SB 53 52-0 (1951) Author: Russell, Joe Relating to amending certain statutes by providing that the Board of Insurance Commissioners shall not make, prescribe or promulgate any regulation or rule that will make any form of deductible clause mandatorily applicable to windstorm, hurricane and hail insurance on all buildings and structures.
SB 63 52-0 (1951) Author: Russell, Joe Relating to authorizing the governing boards of State supported institutions of higher learning to procure insurance on any or all structures and buildings and the contents thereof under their management and control against all or any of the risks of fire, lightning, wind storms, hail storms, tornadoes, cyclones, floods, and explosions; authorizing the use of local funds of such institutions and any other funds appropriated to such institutions for insurance premiums to pay premiums on insurance to cover such risks.
HB 486 51-0 (1949) Author: Stockard, Jerry Todd Relating to providing for liability on the part of fire, fire and marine, marine, tornado, rent accident, casualty, liability, health, elevator, disability, plate glass, burglary, surety, or fidelity insurance companies for damages and attorney fees for failure to pay damages within ninety (90) days; providing this Act shall be severable.
HB 521 51-0 (1949) Author: Lindsey, Jim T. Relating to amending a previous Act, providing that the Board of Insurance Commissioners shall not make, prescribe or promulgate any regulation or rule that will make any form of deductible clause mandatory applicable to windstorm, hurricane and hail insurance on all buildings and structures; providing a saving clause.
HB 527 51-0 (1949) Author: Pyle, Joe Relating to making it a misdemeanor to require that policies of insurance or renewals thereof incidental to certain financial transactions shall be obtained from or through particularly designated insurance agents or insurance carriers.
SB 22 51-0 (1949) Author: Morris, George C. Relating to providing that the Board of Insurance Commissioners of Texas shall make, prescribe and promulgate separate rates and forms for windstorm, hail, and other insurance coverages; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith.
SB 192 51-0 (1949) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to amending a previous Act, providing for regulation of county mutual insurance companies.
SB 319 51-0 (1949) Author: Carney, Howard A. Relating to authorize the Board of Insurance Commissioners to approve, make or promulgate optional premium discount plans or other premium rating plans, systems, or formulas for Motor Vehicles and Workmen's Compensation and other lines of Casualty Insurance applicable separately to each class of insurance or in combination of two or more classes, which will properly take into account and give effect to the experience of individual risks, interstate as well as intrastate; amending previous Acts; providing that this Act shall be cumulative of existing laws, but repealing existing laws so far as same may be in conflict.
SB 442 51-0 (1949) Author: Harris, Fred R. "Red" Relating to amending previous Acts, providing for payment of an annual occupation tax and other maintenance fees, charges and tax and other maintenance fees, charges and taxes by Mexican Insurance Companies writing automobile accident and other insurance coverage in the State of Texas effective only in the Republic of Mexico, and providing for the making of annual adapted reports; repealing all laws and parts of laws to the extent of any conflict.
HB 155 50-0 (1947) Author: Yezak, Herman | et. al. Relating to repealing certain Acts relative to certain mutual insurance companies; providing certain penalties.
HB 186 50-0 (1947) Author: Yezak, Herman | et. al. Relating to defining Farm Mutual Insurance Companies; providing hazards against which they may write insurance; providing that unconstitutionality of any part of this Act shall not affect the remainder thereof.
SB 212 50-0 (1947) Author: Proffer, Robert L. "Bob" Relating to amending a previous Act, by extending the authority of the field workers of the Department of Public Welfare in administering oaths and taking acknowledgements; providing a repealing and a saving clause.
SB 213 50-0 (1947) Author: Vick, Kyle A. Relating to amending a previous Act, concerning the regulation of casualty insurance rates by adding motor vehicle insurance thereto; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict.
HB 672 49-0 (1945) Author: Hoyo, John C. Relating to authorizing the control by the Board of Insurance Commissioners of the State of Texas of the business of casualty, fidelity, surety and guaranty insurance.
HB 680 49-0 (1945) Author: Hoyo, John C. Relating to amending certain Article relating to certain described lines of insurance; also providing for the filing by insurance companies and rating bureaus and associations of underwriters of rates and rating plans, policy forms and endorsements applicable to certain lines of insurance written by fire insurance companies and the approval or disapproval thereof by the Board of Insurance Commissioners of Texas.
SB 234 49-0 (1945) Author: Morris, George C. | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts so as to include other described lines of insurance; also providing for the filing by insurance companies and rating bureaus and associations of underwrites of rates and rating plans, policy forms and endorsements applicable to certain lines of insurance written by fire insurance companies and the approval or disapproval thereof by the Board of Insurance Commissioners of Texas.
HB 130 48-0 (1943) Author: Manford, Jr., Thomas Durwood Relating to property damage insurance carriers, providing insured to receive additional damages and attorneys' fees under certain circumstances.
HB 598 48-0 (1943) Author: Hoyo, John C. Relating to amending certain Acts so as to provide for the manner and the place in which fire insurance companies and casualty insurance companies incorporated under the laws of this State shall render their property for taxation.
HB 633 48-0 (1943) Author: Manning, Rushing | et. al. Relating to requiring all operators of parking lots and/or storage places for power driven vehicles which are open to the public to carry insurance to cover claims for loss of or injury to property while in such parking lot or storage place.
HB 773 47-0 (1941) Author: Halsey, Marcus "Mark (Hop)" Relating to authorizing the Board of Directors of Texas Technological College to purchase insurance on the building and contents of certain buildings located on the College campus; appropriating sufficient funds.
SB 158 47-0 (1941) Author: Stone, William E. Relating to permitting the State Highway Department to insure the Galveston-Port Bolivar ferryboats.
SB 495 47-0 (1941) Author: Van Zandt, Olan Rogers Relating to authorizing and empowering the Board of Insurance Commissioners of the State of Texas to promulgate special rates and rating plans for Workmen's Compensation, Motor Vehicle and other lines of Casualty insurance, separately or in combination applicable to the construction or operation of National Defense Projects.
SB 194 46-0 (1939) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Relating to amending a certain Act by providing for the manner and place in which fire insurance companies and casualty insurance companies incorporated under the laws of this State shall render their property for taxation.
SB 195 46-0 (1939) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to permitting insurance companies to declare dividends at any regular or special meeting instead of annually.
SB 313 46-0 (1939) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Relating to providing for taxing the premium receipts of foreign assessment life and casualty companies now admitted to do business in Texas under a certain Statute.
HB 214 45-0 (1937) Relating to designating the securities in which the funds of general casualty companies may be invested.
HB 470 45-0 (1937) Relating to providing for levying, assessing, and collecting an additional one and one-fourth per cent of the gross fire and/or lightning, and/or tornado, and/or windstorm, and/or hail insurance premiums of all companies doing business of fire or lightning or tornado or windstorm or hail insurance in this State, according to the reports made to the Board of Insurance Commissioners as required by law, and so as to provide that the taxes levied and assessed against the gross premiums of certain insurance companies shall be independent of and in addition to all other taxes imposed by law upon such companies.
SB 358 44-0 (1935) Relating to providing for the use of coinsurance clauses in windstorm, tornado or hail insurance, without limitation or restriction except such as may be approved by the Board of Insurance Commissioners.
SB 420 42-0 (1931) Author: Stevenson, James W. | et. al. Relating to the regulation of lightning, tornado, windstorm, and hail insurance.
SB 12 40-0 (1927) Author: Love, Thomas Bell Relating to regulating the manner in which the property of Fire Insurance Companies and Casualty Companies organized under the provisions of the laws of this State shall be assessed for taxes.
HB 36 39-0 (1925) Author: Harman, William Murdock Relating to a penalty for failure of certain insurance companies to pay losses within thirty days. House: Insurance
HB 65 38-0 (1923) Author: Potter, Sr., Frank B. Relating to authorizing the incorporation of mutual hail insurance companies; regulating the business of said companies, providing for the investment of reserve fund; requiring annual reports; fixing fee to be paid by such companies.
HB 83 38-0 (1923) Author: Lackey, Samuel Cabell | et. al. Relating to authorizing the State Insurance Commission to give credit for a good fire record made by any city, town, village or locality, and also authorizing the said State Insurance Commission to provide a penalty for a bad fire record made by any city, town, village or locality; repealing all laws in conflict herewith.
HB 84 38-0 (1923) Author: Lackey, Samuel Cabell | et. al. Relating to authorizing the State Insurance Commission to give credit for a good fire record made by any city, town, village or locality, and also authorizing the said State Insurance Commission to provide a penalty for a bad fire record made by any city, town, village or locality; repealing all laws in conflict herewith.
HB 178 38-0 (1923) Author: Lackey, Samuel Cabell | et. al. Relating to discouraging, and so far as may be, prevent fire waste, in the State, and preventing loss of life through fires, and forbidding over-insurance of property or interest therein against loss by fire; forbidding general agents from knowingly permitting policies constituting excessive insurance to remain in force.
HB 179 38-0 (1923) Author: Lackey, Samuel Cabell | et. al. Relating to amending certain act of the Thirty-sixth Legislature so as to provide that said act shall not apply to policies of insurance covering personal property.
HB 459 36-0 (1919) Author: Murphy, Sr., Charles Alfred | et. al. Relating to providing for the organization of a corporation composed of not less than three persons who shall be resident citizens of the State of Texas, for the purpose of insuring personal property against loss or damage by fire, lightning, hail and storms, and for all or either of such purpose.
SB 247 36-0 (1919) Author: Hertzberg, Harry Relating to amending certain statute relating to private corporations by adding a section providing for the creation of private corporations for the purpose of acting as regularly commissioned and licensed agents of fire, fire and marine, marine, tornado, rent, accident, casualty, liability, health, elevator, disability, plate glass, burglary, bonding, title, surety or fidelity insurance companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
SB 341 35-0 (1917) Author: Hudspeth, Claude Benton Relating to amending certain articles pertaining to insurance.
HB 158 35-4 (1918) Author: Miller, Barry Relating to declaring that casualty insurance companies shall hereafter have authority to write marine insurance, in which may be included the hazards and perils incident to war.
SB 95 35-4 (1918) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to declaring that casualty insurance companies shall hereafter have authority to write marine insurance in which may be included the hazards and perils incident to war.
HB 98 34-0 (1915) Author: Baker, Turner F. Relating to amending a certain law relating to certain classes of indemnity contracts.
HB 508 33-0 (1913) Author: Wortham, Louis J. | et. al. Relating to permitting the formation, and incorporation of Mutual Fire, Lightning, Hail and Storm Insurance Companies, for either of all of such purposes, and providing for their regulation, government and control, and permitting the admission of such companies, created under the laws of other states, or foreign governments, to do business in this state, prescribing penalties.
SB 7 33-0 (1913) Author: Johnson, Willard Arnold | et. al. Relating to authorizing the incorporation of mutual hail insurance companies, regulating the business of such companies, providing for the investment of reserve fund, requiring annual reports and fixing the fees to be paid by such companies.
SB 230 33-0 (1913) Author: Murray, Sr., William Owen Relating to defining certain classes of indemnity contracts, prescribing regulations therefor, fixing a license fee, setting forth a penalty for violations of this Act, and prescribing terms under which the Commissioner of Insurance and Banking may reject any applications made hereunder, or may revoke same after it has been granted.
SB 256 33-0 (1913) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to permitting the incorporation of mutual fire, lightning, and hail storm insurance companies; providing penalties.
SB 248 32-0 (1911) Relating to authorizing the incorporation of casualty insurance companies and other kinds of insurance companies except life, fire and marine insurance companies, and to regulating their organization and their method of doing business in this State; prescribing the powers and duties of the Commissioner of Insurance and Banking with reference to such companies; providing penalties for the violation of this Act.
HB 204 26-0 (1899) Relating to permit any insurance company organized and doing business on the mutual plan under the laws of any State of the United States insuring against loss or damage resulting from burglary, robbery or any attempt thereat, and also insuring against the loss of money and securities in transportation where shipped by registered mail, to do business in the State of Texas.
SB 256 21-0 (1889) Relating to providing for the admission from other states of companies or associations carrying on the business of life or casuality insurance on the assessment or natural premium plan.

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