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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 1437 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of funding in local initiative projects for litter reduction.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1884 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the penalties for certain littering offenses.
  Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
  Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2140 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of an advisory panel to study and compile a report on best management practices and funding mechanisms for the prevention, mitigation, and abatement of windblown and waterborne litter and illegal dumping in communities.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3085 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study by the Geo-Technology Research Institute on the monitoring, prevention, and removal of floating trash.
  Author: Keough, Mark
  Committees: Environmental Regulation | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 2158 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the requirements for a mass gathering or outdoor music festival permit.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 218 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to possessing a glass container within the boundaries of certain riverbeds; providing criminal penalties.
  Author: Gallego, Pete
  Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 810 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to possessing a glass container within the boundaries of certain riverbeds; providing criminal penalties.
  Author: Gallego, Pete
  Committees: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2624 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the allocation of revenue from the state hotel tax for certain purposes in certain municipalities.
  Author: Miller, Doug
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1959 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the allocation of revenue from the state hotel tax for certain purposes in certain municipalities.
  Author: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: Ways & Means | Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 450 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to possessing a glass container within the boundaries of certain riverbeds; providing criminal penalties.
  Author: Gallego, Pete
  Committees: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 1021 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to illegal dumping on railroad rights-of-way; creating a penalty.
  Author: Villarreal, Mike
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 2514 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the penalty for littering.
  Author: Canales, Gabi
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

77th Regular Session, 2001
HB 631 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to fines for illegal dumping.
  Author: Turner, Sylvester
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Environmental Regulation | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2363 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the control and abatement of illegal dumping; providing penalties.
  Author: Lewis, Ron
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
SB 906 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to penalties and fees for illegal dumping.
  Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
  Sponsor: Najera, Manny
  Committees: Environmental Regulation | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar

76th Regular Session, 1999
SB 777 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of driver training courses.
  Author: Bernsen, David
  Sponsor: Sadler, Paul
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately

74th Regular Session, 1995
HB 160 (74th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of litter by counties.
  Author: Kamel, Ted | et. al.
  Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
  Committees: County Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1694 (74th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to litter abatement of self-generated litter.
  Author: Torres, Gerard
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1147 (74th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the application of litter abatement regulations to self-generated litter.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Environmental Regulation | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation

73rd Regular Session, 1993
HB 268 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to control of litter near a landfill.
  Author: Maxey, Glen
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2106 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the penalties for certain traffic, vehicle weight, and littering violations.
  Author: Wilson, Ron
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2197 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the enactment by counties with a population of over 1,000,000 of regulations governing litter disposal and removal of illegally dumped litter from private property.
  Author: Brimer, Kim
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1285 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of litter disposal in certain counties and the forfeiture of certain property used in violations of the Texas Litter Abatement Act.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Sponsor: Wilson, Ron
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/93

71st Regular Session, 1989
HB 586 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a presumption concerning certain offenses under the Texas Litter Abatement Act.
  Author: Garcia, Orlando
  Committees: Environmental Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee

70th Regular Session, 1987
HB 717 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to penalties for dumping refuse on or near a Texas highway.
  Author: Polumbo, Anthony
  Sponsor: Green, Gene
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87
SB 920 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of municipal courts to enforce certain municipal ordinances and to the creation of the offense of illegal dumping; providing penalties.
  Author: Tejeda, Frank
  Sponsor: Gibson, Bruce
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/87

69th Regular Session, 1985
HB 2000 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring persons who commit certain litter offenses to work cleaning up litter; providing penalties.
  Author: Colbert, Paul
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
SB 858 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to litter abatement; providing penalties.
  Author: Sarpalius, Bill
  Sponsor: Whaley, Foster
  Committees: Environmental Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 859 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to rewards for reporting littering on or near public highways.
  Author: Sarpalius, Bill
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Testimony taken in committee
SB 1302 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the liability of the operator of a boat or motor vehicle for litter offenses; providing a penalty.
  Author: Truan, Carlos
  Sponsor: Roberts, Ted
  Committees: Environmental Affairs | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1303 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil and criminal penalties for commission of certain litter offenses.
  Author: Truan, Carlos
  Sponsor: Roberts, Ted
  Committees: Environmental Affairs | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SCR 97 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Requesting assistance of the U.S. Coast Guard in policing offshore rig and shipping operations for dumping litter.
  Author: Truan, Carlos
  Sponsor: Oliveira, RenĂ©
  Committees: Environmental Affairs | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor

68th Regular Session, 1983
HB 1953 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to conforming the Texas Litter Abatement Act and related statutes to legislation passed by the 67th Legislature.
  Author: Craddick, Tom
  Sponsor: Traeger, John
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

67th Regular Session, 1981
HB 1229 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to litter abatement and recycling.
  Author: Bock II, Bennie
  Committees: Environmental Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HB 1529 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of litter.
  Author: Bock II, Bennie
  Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
  Committees: Environmental Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

63rd Regular Session, 1973
HB 1586 (63rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the penalty for littering; amending Section 3, Chapter 53, Acts of the 40th Legislature, 1st Called Session, 1927, as amended Article 696a, Vernon's Texas Penal Code), and Section 1, Chapter 366, Acts of the 62nd Legislature, Regular Session, 1971 (Article 696a-1, Vernon's Texas Penal Code); and declaring an emergency.
  Author: Kubiak, Dan
  Committees: Environmental Affairs
  Last Action: Amended in committee

62nd Regular Session, 1971
HB 1366 (62nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for a Model Litter Control Act.
  Author: McKissack, Dick
HCR 6 (62nd R.S.)
  Caption: Urging the Texas Department of Public Safety to be more diligent in enforcing the littering laws of the state.
  Author: Hannah, John H.
HCR 75 (62nd R.S.)
  Caption: Concerning enforcement of antilitter laws.
  Author: Rodriguez, Lindsey | et. al.

59th Regular Session, 1965
SB 152 (59th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing Gulf Coast counties to regulate motor vehicle traffic and prohibit littering on certain beaches.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
SB 222 (59th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation by certain municipalities of motor traffic and littering on certain lands bordering on the Gulf of Mexico.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"

58th Regular Session, 1963
HB 88 (58th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing a maximum speed limit in county parks situated in a county that borders on the Gulf of Mexico and prohibiting the littering of such county parks; excluding beaches from the applicability of such provisions; providing a penalty for violations.
  Author: Lattimore, James Loy | et. al.
HB 92 (58th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court of any county bordering on the Gulf of Mexico or the tidewater limits thereof to regulate the speed of motor vehicles on beaches which are open and accessible to the public, and also to prohibit the littering of such beaches.
  Author: Lattimore, James Loy | et. al.
HB 691 (58th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to excepting refuse, garbage, rubbish or junk processed and treated in accordance with rules and standards promulgated by the State Department of Health from those provisions making it unlawful to dump, deposit, or leave refuse, garbage, rubbish or junk within three hundred (300) yards of any public highway.
  Author: Cain, Pat
SB 40 (58th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the commissioners court of any county bordering on the Gulf of Mexico or the tidewater limits thereof to regulate the speed, parking and travel of motor vehicles on beaches which are open and accessible to the public, and also to prohibit the littering of such beaches; authorizing such commissioners courts to provide penalties for violations of these regulations.
  Author: Reagan, Bruce A.

56th 2nd Called Session, 1959
SB 25 (56th 2nd C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to granting authority to the Commissioners Court of certain counties to regulate motor vehicular traffic and littering on Mustang and Padre Islands and all public beaches.
  Author: Hudson, Hubert R. | et. al.
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