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HB 59 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to certain lottery prize winners' choice to remain anonymous. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1555 85-0 (2017) Author: Kuempel, John
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the sale of lottery tickets by certain wine and beer retailers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1900 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to a prohibition on lottery advertisement and promotion in certain low income counties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2541 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to funding for apprenticeship training programs through a lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HJR 107 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to support educational programs that benefit classroom teaching in the state's public schools and to prohibit certain lottery advertisements and promotions. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 888 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the sale of lottery tickets by certain wine and beer retailers. Senate: Business & Commerce Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1097 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to funding for apprenticeship training programs through a lottery game. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 97 85-1 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the dedication of a portion of state lottery proceeds to the funding of salary increases and bonuses for experienced public school classroom teachers and costs associated with school district teacher retirement contributions. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SJR 1 85-1 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate the net revenue from the state lottery to the foundation school fund, including a portion dedicated to funding salary increases and bonuses for experienced public school classroom teachers and costs associated with school district teacher retirement contributions. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
HB 108 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to certain lottery prize winners' choice to remain anonymous. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 410 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the amount of unclaimed lottery prize money to be deposited in the fund for veterans' assistance. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 854 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott | et. al. Relating to the abolishment of the state lottery. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1412 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César Relating to the marketing and advertising of the veterans' assistance lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1504 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to a lottery prize winner's choice to remain anonymous on authorization to withhold five percent of winnings. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2642 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the transfer of the licensing and regulation of charitable bingo to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation and regulation by counties of amusement redemption machine game rooms on bingo premises; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing fees and taxes; creating civil and administrative penalties; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HJR 59 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to support educational programs that benefit classroom teaching in the state's public schools and to prohibit certain lottery advertisements and promotions. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 397 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Blanco, César
Relating to the marketing and advertising of the veterans' assistance lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1270 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to certain unclaimed lottery prize money. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1443 83-0 (2013) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the dedication of certain unclaimed lottery prize money to fund the repair, restoration, and permanent dry berth of the Battleship "Texas." House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2027 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to the amount of unclaimed lottery prize money to be deposited in the fund for veterans' assistance. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2489 83-0 (2013) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the marketing and advertising of the veterans' assistance lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2672 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to a change in the distribution of money in the state lottery account. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HJR 25 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to support educational programs that benefit classroom teaching in the state's public schools and to prohibit certain lottery advertisements and promotions. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HJR 141 83-0 (2013) Author: Kuempel, John Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize online poker gaming regulated under federal law. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
SB 663 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al. Relating to the amount of unclaimed lottery prize money to be deposited in the fund for veterans' assistance. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 871 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy
Sponsor: Collier, Nicole | et. al.
Relating to the marketing and advertising of the veterans' assistance lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SJR 43 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize online poker gaming regulated under federal law. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
HB 2111 82-0 (2011) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Relating to the operation of video lottery games by licensed horse and greyhound racetrack operators, to a defense for the operation of video lottery by Indian tribes, to the authority of the Texas Lottery Commission and the Texas Racing Commission, and to the conduct of gambling in this state; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 3042 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim | et. al. Relating to the creation of an instant-ticket lottery game with revenue dedicated to providing grants for breast cancer research, education, and patient treatment and support. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 32 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to support educational programs that benefit classroom teaching in the state's public schools and to prohibit certain lottery advertisements and promotions. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 780 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to the creation of an instant-ticket lottery game with revenue dedicated to the TEXAS grant program. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1118 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the operation of video lottery games by licensed horse and greyhound racetrack operators, to a defense for the operation of video lottery by Indian tribes, to the authority of the Texas Lottery Commission and the Texas Racing Commission, and to the conduct of gambling in this state; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1344 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the dedication of certain unclaimed state lottery prize money to support education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 357 81-0 (2009) Author: Quintanilla, Chente Relating to the sale of lottery tickets at a location at which a person holds an alcoholic beverage permit. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Postponed
HB 1279 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to dedication of a portion of unclaimed lottery revenues to the Texas rail relocation and improvement fund. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1299 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to the fund for veterans' assistance and the creation of a lottery game to benefit the fund. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1963 81-0 (2009) Author: Kuempel, Edmund
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to eliminating the limitation on lottery advertising expenses based on the lottery prize payout percentage. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HJR 37 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to certain public school purposes. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Left pending in committee
HJR 86 81-0 (2009) Author: Chavez, Norma Proposing a constitutional amendment providing that gambling or other gaming activity by federally recognized Indian tribes on tribal land is not prohibited by Texas law. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
SB 210 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to certain prohibited lottery games. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 227 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to a fee on certain lottery prizes to fund the TEXAS grant program. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 421 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to the fund for veterans' assistance and the creation of a lottery game to benefit the fund. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 1649 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to dedication of a portion of unclaimed lottery revenues to the Texas rail relocation and improvement fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 1670 80-0 (2007) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the payment of a lottery prize awarded to a minor. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2739 80-0 (2007) Author: Quintanilla, Chente Relating to the sale of lottery tickets at a location at which a person holds an alcoholic beverage permit. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 3914 80-0 (2007) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the authority of the Texas Lottery Commission to establish an Internet lottery game program. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 3973 80-0 (2007) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to authorizing a long-term concession agreement for operation of the lottery and establishing three trust funds to receive the revenue resulting from the long-term concession agreement. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HJR 26 80-0 (2007) Author: Raymond, Richard Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to certain public school purposes to offset other revenue used for that purpose. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HJR 85 80-0 (2007) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a contract with an entity to operate the state lottery to be approved by a majority of the members of each house of the legislature. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
SB 770 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the creation of a lottery game to benefit the permanent fund for veterans' assistance. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1200 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Flores, Kino
Relating to rules governing the sale of tickets to an instant lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 1751 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to the authority of the Texas Lottery Commission to establish an Internet lottery game program. Senate: State Affairs Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 9 79-0 (2005) Author: Flores, Kino | et. al. Relating to authorizing the operation of video lottery games on behalf of this state; the creation, powers, and duties of the Texas Gaming and Boxing Commission; the powers and duties of the Texas Lottery Commission, the Texas Racing Commission, and the Texas Commission of Licensing and Regulation, and the regulation of gaming in this state; appropriating money; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 396 79-0 (2005) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to protecting the state from losses incurred by a lottery sales agent. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Subcommittee members named
HB 865 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al. Relating to benefits for survivors of certain members of the United States armed forces. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Considered by s/c in work session
HB 1711 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to funding of economic development and job training in certain counties with a high unemployment rate. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 3343 79-0 (2005) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to establishing internet sales of lottery tickets. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 3410 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to immunity from liability for certain civil actions and civil actions against a sales agent licensed by the Texas Lottery Commission. House: Civil Practices
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HJR 25 79-0 (2005) Author: Raymond, Richard Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to public school purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 442 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Rose, Patrick
Relating to immunity from liability for certain civil actions and civil actions against sales agents. House: Civil Practices
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1289 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to authorizing a state university to conduct a one-time lottery. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 209 78-0 (2003) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to authorizing the Texas Lottery Commission to participate in a multijurisdiction lottery game. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 794 78-0 (2003) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Lottery Commission. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1215 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Texas Lottery Commission to operate and administer keno and to allow a license to be issued under the State Lottery Act to a location that possesses certain permits issued under the Alcoholic Beverage Code. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1217 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to authorizing the Texas Lottery Commission to participate in a multijurisdiction lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1241 78-0 (2003) Author: Homer, Mark
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to measures to protect the state from theft, lost lottery tickets, or other losses incurred by or in connection with lottery sales agents. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Government Organization
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1242 78-0 (2003) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to insurance for lottery sales agents and contractors to cover the theft or loss of certain lottery tickets. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1401 78-0 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the implementation of Amber Alert or another system for publicly disseminating emergency information about abducted children by the Texas Lottery Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2124 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Lottery Commission. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2439 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the operation and administration of the state lottery, including authorizing the Texas Lottery Commission to offer video lottery; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 3459 78-0 (2003) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to fiscal matters involving certain governmental educational entities, including public school finance, program compliance monitoring by the Texas Education Agency, amounts withheld from and the use of compensatory education allotments, the public school technology allotment, the accounting for the permanent school fund, employee benefits provided by certain educational entities, the uses of the telecommunications infrastructure fund, and participation in a multijurisdictional lottery game. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
HJR 27 78-0 (2003) Author: Raymond, Richard Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to public school purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 6 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Flores, Kino
Relating to clarifying the time to claim a lottery prize and extending the time for certain military personnel. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 178 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to the disposition of unclaimed prize money by the Texas Lottery Commission. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 217 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to participation by the Texas Lottery Commission in multistate lottery games. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 270 78-0 (2003) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Wilson, Ron
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Lottery Commission. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Government Organization
House appoints conferees-reported
SB 499 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to authorizing the Texas Lottery Commission to operate and administer keno and to allow a license to be issued under the State Lottery Act to a location that possesses certain permits issued under the Alcoholic Beverage Code. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1244 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to operation of video lottery machines at racetracks. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 55 78-1 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Lottery Commission; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 93 78-1 (2003) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to protecting the state from all losses incurred by a lottery sales agent. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 891 77-0 (2001) Author: Puente, Robert | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Texas Lottery Commission to participate in a multistate lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Considered in Calendars
HB 965 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the eligibility requirements for an applicant or a holder of a lottery sales agent license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3057 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the Texas Lottery Commission and the administration and operation of the state lottery. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 3139 77-0 (2001) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to an exemption from the requirements of the open meetings law for certain negotiations involving the Texas Lottery Commission. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 98 77-0 (2001) Author: Raymond, Richard Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to public school purposes. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
SB 257 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Goolsby, Tony
Relating to the purchase of a lottery ticket by a person younger than the age of 18; imposing criminal penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 390 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Hilbert, Paul
Relating to an exemption from the requirements of the open meetings law for certain negotiations involving the Texas Lottery Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 47 76-0 (1999) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to unclaimed lottery prizes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 550 76-0 (1999) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to enter into a lottery contract or to purchase a lottery ticket or receive a lottery prize. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 703 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the purchase and sale of lottery tickets. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 728 76-0 (1999) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to creation of a program that provides incentives for teachers to acquire additional teaching knowledge and skills. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 844 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the total amount of state lottery prizes that may be awarded in a fiscal year. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1799 76-0 (1999) Author: King, Phil | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the assignment or deposit of certain lottery prizes. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2452 76-0 (1999) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the eligibility requirements for an applicant or a holder of a lottery sales agent license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Returned to Calendars Committee
HB 2571 76-0 (1999) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to the amount retained in the lottery pooled bond fund. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3043 76-0 (1999) Author: Palmer, Sue | et. al. Relating to establishing a scholarship program and prekindergarten program to be funded from revenues of the state lottery. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3076 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the assignment of lottery winnings for the payment of reasonable attorney's fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 3335 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to notification by the Texas Lottery Commission for certain lottery drawings. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
SB 137 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to the sale of lottery tickets by vending machine; the purchase of a lottery ticket by a person younger than the age of 18; and the imposition of criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 219 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the total amount of state lottery prizes that may be awarded in a fiscal year. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 584 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to establishing the Hope adult literacy grant program to be funded by revenue from a special lottery game. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 616 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E.
Sponsor: Gray, Patricia
Relating to the financial obligations of the state under a contract between the Texas Lottery Commission and a lottery operator. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1012 76-0 (1999) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the sharing of revenue derived from the state lottery with counties and municipalities. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1117 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the payment of certain lottery prizes. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1320 76-0 (1999) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Junell, Robert
Relating to the amount retained in the lottery pooled bond fund. House: Public Education
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 4 75-0 (1997) Author: Craddick, Tom | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth | et. al.
Relating to residence homestead school property tax exemptions and tax limitations, allocating and dedicating certain state funds for education, limiting the increase in school property tax rates, and providing for certain additional revenue; making an appropriation. House: Revenue & Public Education Funding, Select
Senate: Tax Reform & Public School Finance, Select
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 159 75-0 (1997) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to assignments by certain recipients of state assistance of lottery prizes to the state and collection of those assignments. House: Human Services
Senate: State Affairs
Tagged in committee
HB 534 75-0 (1997) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the dedication of certain lottery revenues to the counties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 535 75-0 (1997) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the dedication of certain lottery revenues to the counties for juvenile justice purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 566 75-0 (1997) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to certain deductions from the winnings of lottery winners. House: Economic Development
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 572 75-0 (1997) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to providing tuition and fee scholarships funded from state lottery revenue and other sources to students at institutions of higher education who meet certain academic, citizenship, and other requirements. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 952 75-0 (1997) Author: Moffat, Nancy | et. al. Relating to the dedication of revenue derived from the state lottery to the foundation school fund. House: Revenue & Public Education Funding, Select Left pending in committee
HB 1408 75-0 (1997) Author: Hill, Fred | et. al. Relating to eliminating the state lottery. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 2207 75-0 (1997) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to requiring certain persons providing services to lottery sales agent license applicants to post a surety bond. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 2424 75-0 (1997) Author: Puente, Robert
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to deductions from lottery winnings and compensation of the amount of certain child support, taxes, and other payments. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 2458 75-0 (1997) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to compensation of the members of the Texas Lottery Commission. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2459 75-0 (1997) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the eligibility of a person to be an employee of the Texas Lottery Commission, to purchase a lottery ticket, or to claim, collect, or receive a lottery prize. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2676 75-0 (1997) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al. Relating to lottery advertisements and promotions. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2768 75-0 (1997) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to records of the Texas Lottery Commission that are open for public inspection. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 3002 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the assignment of a lottery prize. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 3034 75-0 (1997) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the reimbursement to municipalities of certain lottery revenue. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 3081 75-0 (1997) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to certain deductions from certain payments made by the Texas Lottery Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HJR 34 75-0 (1997) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to public school purposes. House: Revenue & Public Education Funding, Select Left pending in committee
HJR 35 75-0 (1997) Author: Moffat, Nancy Proposing a constitutional amendment dedicating certain lottery proceeds to public education. House: Revenue & Public Education Funding, Select Referred to Revenue & Public Ed. Funding
SB 76 75-0 (1997) Author: Haywood, Tom | et. al. Relating to the dedication of certain lottery revenue for the use of local governments. Senate: Finance Left pending in subcommittee
SB 105 75-0 (1997) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the dedication of revenue derived from the state lottery for certain educational purposes. House: Revenue & Public Education Funding, Select
Senate: Finance
Referred to Revenue & Public Ed. Funding
SB 180 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to providing tuition and fee scholarships funded from state lottery revenue and other sources to students at institutions of higher education who meet certain academic, citizenship, and other requirements. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 237 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Drew Relating to competitive bids for state lottery contracts. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Ways & Means
SB 238 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Drew Relating to state lottery contracts. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
No action taken in committee
SB 581 75-0 (1997) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Junell, Robert
Relating to the cost of operation and administration of the state lottery. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1004 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to deductions from the winnings of lottery winners determined to be delinquent in certain amounts collected by the Texas Workforce Commission. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1031 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry
Sponsor: Wilson, Ron
Relating to the assignment of a lottery prize. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Rules suspended
SB 1093 75-0 (1997) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the use of state lottery revenue to fund the Texas tuition assistance grant program. Senate: Finance No action taken in subcommittee
SB 1096 75-0 (1997) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to deductions of the amount of certain child support awards from lottery winnings. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 147 74-0 (1995) Author: Shields, John Relating to abolishing the school district property tax and dedicating all lottery revenue, some sales taxes and certain other statewide taxes to education. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 746 74-0 (1995) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to assistance to school districts at or below the equalized wealth level through the creation of an equalization account funded by unclaimed lottery prizes. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1007 74-0 (1995) Author: Johnson, Jerry Relating to assignments of lottery prizes to the state by a person that owes criminal court costs, fines, or other fees or court-ordered restitution and collection of those assignments. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1052 74-0 (1995) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the sale, resale, and purchase of lottery tickets and the validation of certain transactions involving the sale, resale, or purchase of certain lottery tickets. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Considered in Calendars
HB 1177 74-0 (1995) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the creation and use of the lottery dedication account for the support of public free schools. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1458 74-0 (1995) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the dedication of certain lottery revenue for state day-care services. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1733 74-0 (1995) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the dedication of net lottery revenues to the county juvenile justice fund and general revenue fund. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1734 74-0 (1995) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the dedication of net lottery revenues to the county assistance fund and general revenue fund. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2808 74-0 (1995) Author: Hirschi, John Relating to the sale of a lottery ticket from a vending machine. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 2992 74-0 (1995) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to the authority of the Texas Lottery Commission to create a lottery game with revenue dedicated to public education; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3031 74-0 (1995) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to authorized locations for the sale of lottery tickets or other lottery interests; providing a penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 3115 74-0 (1995) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to assignments by certain recipients of state assistance of lottery prizes to the state and collection of those assignments. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HJR 111 74-0 (1995) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to public school purposes. House: Appropriations Coauthor Authorized
SB 506 74-0 (1995) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the dedication of net lottery revenues to the foundation school fund and general revenue fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1330 74-0 (1995) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Kubiak, Dan
Relating to the sale of the lottery tickets of another state or government in this state; providing a criminal penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SJR 6 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to public school purposes. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 242 73-0 (1993) Author: De La Garza, Eddie | et. al. Relating to dedication of state lottery funds to programs for the prevention of juvenile violence, gang activity, and drug use. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 731 73-0 (1993) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to the use of lottery revenue to pay certain public school teachers additional compensation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 785 73-0 (1993) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to certain violations involving improper influence, lobbying, and political contributions in connection with the state lottery. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 1013 73-0 (1993) Author: Junell, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to abolishing the state lottery stabilization fund. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1109 73-0 (1993) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the regulation of video lottery games; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1587 73-0 (1993) Author: Wilson, Ron
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to the operation of the state lottery; creating the State Lottery Commission; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1597 73-0 (1993) Author: Jones, Delwin Relating to the regulation of video lottery games; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2664 73-0 (1993) Author: Shields, John | et. al. Relating to abolishing the school district property tax and dedicating all lottery revenue, some sales taxes and certain other statewide taxes to education. House: Ways & Means Coauthor Authorized
SB 244 73-0 (1993) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the regulation of video lottery games; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Recommitted to committee
SB 550 73-0 (1993) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the operation of the state lottery; creating the State Lottery Commission. Senate: State Affairs Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 634 73-0 (1993) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the dedication of revenue derived from the state lottery to the foundation school fund. Senate: Finance Referred to special subcommittee
SB 1090 73-0 (1993) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to operation of the Texas Lottery; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SJR 50 73-0 (1993) Author: Patterson, Jerry Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to public school purposes. Senate: Finance Referred to special subcommittee
HB 14 72-0 (1991) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1507 72-0 (1991) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to a nonbinding referendum on the question of establishing a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 5 72-0 (1991) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
SJR 18 72-0 (1991) Author: Montford, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 54 72-1 (1991) Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al.
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties; making an appropriation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
HJR 8 72-1 (1991) Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al.
Sponsor: Montford, John
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SB 98 72-1 (1991) Author: Montford, John Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties; making an appropriation. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SJR 15 72-1 (1991) Author: Montford, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
HB 33 71-0 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al. Relating to a nonbinding referendum on the question of establishing a state lottery. House: State Affairs Motion to table prevails
HB 34 71-0 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties and making an appropriation. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 7 71-0 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 11 71-0 (1989) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SJR 2 71-0 (1989) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 4 71-1 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties and making an appropriation. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 5 71-1 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to a nonbinding referendum on the question of establishing a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 7 71-2 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties and making an appropriation. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 42 71-2 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to a nonbinding referendum on the question of establishing a state lottery for the support of the public free schools. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 3 71-2 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 1 71-2 (1989) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 2 71-2 (1989) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 18 71-3 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to a nonbinding referendum on the question of establishing a state lottery for the support of the public free schools. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 19 71-3 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties and making an appropriation. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 3 71-3 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public education. Senate: Committee of the Whole Referred to S/C on Public Education
SJR 4 71-3 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public purposes. Senate: Committee of the Whole Referred to S/C on Public Education
HB 9 71-4 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to a nonbinding referendum on the question of establishing a state lottery for the support of the public free schools. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 81 71-4 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties and making an appropriation. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 147 71-4 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties and making an appropriation. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 168 71-4 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to a nonbinding referendum on the question of establishing a state lottery for the support of the public free schools. Filed
HJR 3 71-4 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 5 71-4 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 54 71-4 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties and making an appropriation. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 70 71-4 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to foreign lottery tickets. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 8 71-4 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public education. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SJR 9 71-4 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public purposes. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SJR 12 71-4 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to foreign lottery tickets. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 2 71-5 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public education. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 3 71-5 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public purposes. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 11 70-0 (1987) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 12 70-0 (1987) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery to provide general revenue and revenue for economic development; providing penalties. House: Urban Affairs Pending in committee
HB 2405 70-0 (1987) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. House: Urban Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 7 70-0 (1987) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: Urban Affairs Record vote
HJR 10 70-0 (1987) Author: Evans, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: Urban Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 87 70-0 (1987) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 7 70-0 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1267 70-0 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Left as pending business in comm.
SJR 1 70-0 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Left as pending business in comm.
SJR 31 70-0 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the state to participate in lotteries conducted in conjunction with other states or governments. Referred to State Affairs
SB 1 70-1 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the establishment of a state lottery; providing penalties. Filed
SJR 1 70-1 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Filed
HB 2 70-2 (1987) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties and making an appropriation. House: Urban Affairs Coauthor authorized
HB 3 70-2 (1987) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties and making an appropriation. House: Urban Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 1 70-2 (1987) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HJR 2 70-2 (1987) Author: Evans, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: Urban Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 3 70-2 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Left as pending business in comm.
SJR 1 70-2 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Senate: State Affairs Left as pending business in comm.
HB 23 69-0 (1985) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to a nonbinding referendum on the question of establishing a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 24 69-0 (1985) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 202 69-0 (1985) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1356 69-0 (1985) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery and providing for a program to employ handicapped persons in the lottery; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1801 69-0 (1985) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 5 69-0 (1985) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the state to conduct a lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 20 69-0 (1985) Author: Evans, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the state to conduct a lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 61 69-0 (1985) Author: Moreno, Paul Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the state to conduct a lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 74 69-0 (1985) Author: Moreno, Alex Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the state to conduct a lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 11 69-0 (1985) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SJR 1 69-0 (1985) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the state to conduct a lottery. Senate: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 8 69-2 (1986) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 34 69-2 (1986) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to nonbinding referendums on the question of establishing a state lottery. House: State Affairs Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 59 69-2 (1986) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to a nonbinding referendum on establishing a state lottery and permitting pari-mutuel wagering on a county option basis. House: State Affairs Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HJR 4 69-2 (1986) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HJR 5 69-2 (1986) Author: Evans, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the state to conduct a lottery. House: State Affairs Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SB 2 69-2 (1986) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the establishment, management, and regulation of a state lottery and State Lottery Commission; defining offenses and providing penalties; making appropriations. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SJR 1 69-2 (1986) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 14 69-3 (1986) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the establishment, management, and regulation of a state lottery and the State Lottery Commission; defining offenses and providing penalties; making appropriations. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 17 69-3 (1986) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Coauthor authorized
HJR 1 69-3 (1986) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2 69-3 (1986) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 1 69-3 (1986) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1844 68-0 (1983) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery. House: State Affairs No action taken
HJR 58 68-0 (1983) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the state to conduct a lottery whose revenues must be used for certain state purposes. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HJR 66 68-0 (1983) Author: Evans, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the state to conduct a lottery. House: State Affairs No action taken
SB 941 68-0 (1983) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SJR 23 68-0 (1983) Author: Washington, Craig Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the state to conduct a lottery. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 19 68-2 (1984) Author: Evans, Larry Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Coauthor authorized
HJR 2 68-2 (1984) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the state to conduct a lottery the revenues of which must be used for the compensation of teachers in the public schools. House: Ways & Means See remarks
HJR 4 68-2 (1984) Author: Evans, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the state to conduct a lottery. House: Ways & Means Coauthor authorized
SB 92 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to the regulation of certain lotteries and raffles. Senate: State Affairs Coauthor authorized
HB 65 64-0 (1975) Author: Kaster, James J. Relating to a referendum election on the establishment of a state lottery in Texas. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HJR 88 64-0 (1975) Author: Ribak, Abraham D. Relating to authorizing the establishment of a state lottery. House: Constitutional Revision Referred to Committee on Constitutional Revision
HB 46 63-0 (1973) Author: Kaster, James J. Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery and the creation of the Texas Lottery Commission; providing penalties; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Considered in public hearing
HB 47 63-0 (1973) Author: Kaster, James J. Relating to referendum election on proposals for raising revenue for the support of the state government; providing for submission of propositions on establishment of a state lottery and on legalizing and taxing pari-mutual wagering on horse races in Texas; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1394 63-0 (1973) Author: Kaster, James J. Relating to a referendum election on proposals for raising revenue for the support of the state government; providing for submission of propositions on establishment of a state lottery in Texas. House: State Affairs Considered in public hearing
HJR 1 63-0 (1973) Author: Kaster, James J. Proposing an amendment of the Texas Constitution to authorize the establishment and regulation of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Considered in public hearing
SB 472 63-0 (1973) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery and the creation of the Texas Lottery Commission; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Sent to subcommittee
SB 473 63-0 (1973) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to a referendum election on proposals for raising revenue for the support of the state government; providing for submission of propositions on establishment of a state lottery in Texas. Senate: State Affairs Reported by subcommittee favorably
SJR 15 63-0 (1973) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Proposing an amendment of the Texas Constitution to provide that the legislature may allow certain lotteries and gift enterprises conducted for nonprofit charitable organizations. Senate: State Affairs Defeat by Senate reported
SJR 21 63-0 (1973) Author: Santiesteban, H. Proposing an amendment of the Texas Constitution to authorize the establishment and regulation of a state lottery. Senate: State Affairs Sent to subcommittee
HJR 36 62-0 (1971) Author: Graves, Curtis M. Proposing an amendment to authorize a state lottery for revenue purposes.
SB 584 62-0 (1971) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Longoria, Raul
Relating to permitting churches, religious societies, veteran's organizations, and other nonprofit charitable organizations to conduct lotteries for their benefit on property owned by the conducting agency; providing for penalties.
HB 330 52-0 (1951) Author: Weaver, Russell H. "Buck" | et. al. Relating to declaring it to be a misdemeanor for a person to keep, occupy or use, or permit to be kept, occupied or used, a place, building, room, table, establishment or apparatus for playing policy; to deliver or receive money or other valuable consideration in playing policy; to have in his possession knowingly any writing or document, number, device, slip or article used in any manner in connection with what is commonly called policy.
SB 245 46-0 (1939) Author: Hardin, Doss Relating to amending a certain Chapter of the Penal Code making it unlawful for any person to operate a lottery known as "Policy" or lotteries operating on similar principle; prescribing penalties.
HB 430 35-0 (1917) Author: Thompson, R. D. Relating to prohibiting the disposing of money or other things of value by means of drawing numbers, colors, guessing of estimating contests or other means or method involving the element of chance.

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