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HB 39 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the provision of child protective services and other health and human services by certain state agencies; authorizing a fee. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Left pending in committee
HB 92 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to the entitlement of spouses of certain veterans with disabilities to a veteran's employment preference. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
HB 108 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Relating to the use of the skills development fund to facilitate the relocation to or expansion in this state of employers offering complex or high-skilled employment opportunities. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 136 85-0 (2017) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to inclusion of career and technology education in the mission of public education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 374 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al. Relating to the requirement that the Texas Workforce Commission provide certain employment information for secondary school students. House: Economic & Small Business Development Laid on the table subject to call
HB 378 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliverson, Tom | et. al. Relating to a requirement that online admission application forms for public institutions of higher education include a link to certain comparative gainful employment data. House: Higher Education Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 518 85-0 (2017) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to the retention and use of sales tax revenue collected by certain retailers to provide job training and placement services to certain persons. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Administration
No action taken in committee
HB 595 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 802 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to a requirement that online admission application forms for public institutions of higher education include a link to certain postsecondary education and career opportunity information. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 827 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to a database for prospective employers to qualify veterans' military service experience and employment qualifications. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
HB 1127 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al. Relating to a franchise tax credit pilot program for taxable entities that employ certain apprentices. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1192 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to the expansion of the College Credit for Heroes program to lower-division public institutions of higher education offering degrees in certain fields. House: Higher Education Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 1212 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1237 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to the repeal of the tech-prep program. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1369 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al. Relating to the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant Program. House: Higher Education Returned to Calendars Committee
HB 1425 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to a requirement that public and private institutions of higher education provide certain cost and employment opportunity data for degree programs. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1640 85-0 (2017) Author: Vo, Hubert | et. al. Relating to ensuring continuity of education for homeless children and foster care youth and access to higher education, career information, and skills certification for foster care youth and former foster care youth. House: Human Services
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1700 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the establishment by the Texas Workforce Commission of a career and technical education workforce specialist pilot program. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 1842 85-0 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to the repeal of the tech-prep program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1973 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to employment and referral services for veterans and military service members. House: Economic & Small Business Development Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2431 85-0 (2017) Author: Deshotel, Joe
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to the participation of public state colleges in the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
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
HB 2673 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to the development of transferable degree or certificate program curricula for which qualified veterans or military service members may be awarded course credit based on military service. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2729 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie
Sponsor: Miles, Borris
Relating to an inventory of credentials and certificates that may be earned by a public high school student through a career and technology education program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2730 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the authority of the commissioner of education to create career and technical credentials and certificates that may be earned through a career and technology education program and to a study to identify unmet needs in career and technology education programs. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2790 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al.
Sponsor: Miles, Borris
Relating to funding for certain apprenticeship training programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2911 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to a reemployment program as a condition of community supervision for certain veterans who commit a misdemeanor offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2937 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of a pilot program under which a licensed hospital may offer dual credit courses to public high school students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2994 85-0 (2017) Author: Ashby, Trent | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to workforce continuing education offered by public junior colleges. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3104 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary Relating to the assessment of public school students in writing and English language arts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3341 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe Relating to a study to evaluate by region training and employment opportunities in this state for individuals with an intellectual disability. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3349 85-0 (2017) Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Relating to creating an abbreviated certification program and probationary and standard certificates for trade and industrial workforce training. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 3397 85-0 (2017) Author: Romero, Ramon Relating to formula funding for continuing workforce education courses offered by public junior colleges. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3554 85-0 (2017) Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara Relating to the application for funding for certain workforce development programs. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HB 3706 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to certain alternative education programs designed to address workforce development needs for at-risk students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3747 85-0 (2017) Author: Wilson, Terry M. Relating to a requirement that each state university provide to a student certain employment data relating to the student's major field of study. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4055 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 4216 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to required notice to certain students at public lower-division institutions of higher education regarding skills development job training or incentive programs. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4247 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to franchise tax credits for small businesses that create quality jobs. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 22 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to the repeal of the tech-prep program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 154 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the establishment by the Texas Workforce Commission of a career and technical education workforce specialist pilot program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 275 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to the retention and use of sales tax revenue collected by certain retailers to provide job training and placement services to certain persons. Senate: Finance Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 367 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 455 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Minjarez, Ina
Relating to the operations of the Employment-First Task Force. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 477 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a report by the Texas Workforce Commission regarding certain employee issues. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 482 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the creation of a program to assist foster care youth and former foster care youth in accessing higher education, career information, and skills certifications. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 497 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Wu, Gene
Relating to the creation of an office of data analytics in the Department of Family and Protective Services. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 518 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al. Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Ways & Means
SB 574 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the expansion of applied workforce learning opportunities in this state, including through the establishment of the Texas Industry Internship Challenge. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 634 85-0 (2017) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: Button, Angie
Relating to reporting requirements for certain skills development fund workforce training program providers. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 719 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Raney, John
Relating to requiring the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to collect, study, and report certain data regarding workforce education programs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/17
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 1277 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to a requirement that online admission application forms for public institutions of higher education include a link to certain employment data relating to fields of study. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1468 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1527 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1531 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the expansion of the College Credit for Heroes program to lower-division public institutions of higher education offering degrees in certain fields. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1746 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to workforce continuing education offered by public junior colleges. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 1845 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Blanco, César
Relating to the development of transferable degree or certificate program curricula for which qualified veterans or military service members may be awarded course credit based on military service. House: Higher Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1861 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a comprehensive plan for increasing and improving the workforce in this state that serves persons with mental health and substance use issues. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 2027 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Moody, Joe
Relating to a study to evaluate by region training and employment opportunities in this state for individuals with an intellectual disability. House: Human Services
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 2084 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Relating to calculation of average daily attendance for public school students in blended learning programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 2105 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
Sponsor: Johnson, Jarvis
Relating to the requirement that the Texas Workforce Commission provide certain employment information for secondary school students. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 292 84-0 (2015) Author: Stephenson, Phil | et. al. Relating to authorizing development corporations to finance projects to support primary job training facilities and programs at certain educational institutions. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HB 754 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the employment of individuals qualified for a veteran's employment preference. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 757 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the College Credit for Heroes program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1047 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1155 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the creation of the Recruit Texas Program to facilitate the relocation to or expansion in this state of employers offering complex or high-skilled employment opportunities. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Placed on intent calendar
HB 1287 84-0 (2015) Author: Simmons, Ron
Sponsor: Burton, Konni
Relating to a requirement that each state university's Internet website include a link to certain employment data. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 1384 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al. Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1606 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Workforce Investment Council, including assumption of the duties of the Texas Skill Standards Board. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1712 84-0 (2015) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to the establishment of an innovative workforce training center in the Rio Grande Valley. House: Higher Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1809 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to creation of an employment-first task force advisory committee. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 1887 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the establishment of a regional center for public safety excellence in the Rio Grande Valley. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2200 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to the powers of the Greater Greenspoint Management District of Harris County. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2341 84-0 (2015) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Relating to the retention and use of sales tax revenue collected by certain retailers to provide job training and placement services to certain persons; adding provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Co-sponsor authorized
HB 2446 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to a study and report on online law schools and on the licensing of attorneys who obtain degrees through online or correspondence law schools or who become licensed through other nontraditional methods. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2628 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to the development and alignment by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of curricula for certain educational programs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2996 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the employment of individuals qualified for a veteran's employment preference. House: Economic & Small Business Development Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3062 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the Jobs and Education for Texans Grant Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 3256 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to a database for prospective employers to qualify veterans' military service experience and employment qualifications. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3294 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HB 3616 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to the use of certain funds for workforce development. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 3658 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis Relating to the development and administration of a parent orientation and education pilot program for recipients of subsidized child-care services. House: Human Services
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 3998 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César Relating to the expansion of the College Credit for Heroes demonstration program to lower-division public institutions of higher education offering degrees in certain fields. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 38 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to creation of an employment-first task force advisory committee. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 208 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
See remarks for effective date
SB 209 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Workforce Investment Council, including assumption of the duties of the Texas Skill Standards Board. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 271 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 805 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Raney, John | et. al.
Relating to the employment of individuals qualified for a veteran's employment preference. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 806 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Susan Lewis
Relating to the College Credit for Heroes program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 1225 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the retention and use of sales tax revenue collected by certain retailers to provide job training and placement services to certain persons. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1248 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1351 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to transferring to the Texas Workforce Commission certain duties of the comptroller related to the Jobs and Education for Texans Grant Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1390 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to improving the accountability of local workforce development boards and consumer information regarding job training programs. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1456 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to improving the accountability of local workforce development boards and consumer information regarding job training programs. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1480 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the development and alignment by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of curricula for certain educational programs. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1625 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to consumer information regarding career schools and colleges. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 2017 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the establishment of an innovative workforce training center in the Rio Grande Valley. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 362 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to the transfer of adult education and literacy programs from the Texas Education Agency to the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic & Small Business Development Laid on the table subject to call
HB 809 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the dissemination of information regarding employment opportunities in this state to secondary school students. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 834 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to the establishment of the Texas Fast Start Program to promote rapid delivery of workforce education and development. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 939 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the transfer of certain amounts from the employment and training investment holding fund and the training stabilization fund. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1296 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to information regarding postsecondary education and career opportunities and workforce needs in this state. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 1297 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Relating to the review of certain skills development fund workforce training programs. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 1423 83-0 (2013) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al. Relating to multiple public school graduation plans for student success and economic competitiveness; creating an offense. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1574 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the collection, evaluation, maintenance, and reporting of certain workforce and employment data by the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic & Small Business Development Considered in Calendars
HB 1787 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the elimination of the discounts allowed for timely filing and prepayment of sales and use taxes and the allocation of certain revenue from those taxes for certain workforce training programs. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1831 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to an adult high school diploma and industry certification charter school pilot program for adults 19 to 50 years of age. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1956 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to an adult high school diploma and industry certification pilot program for adults 19 to 50 years of age. House: Economic & Small Business Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1967 83-0 (2013) Author: Deshotel, Joe
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to use of sales and use tax proceeds by certain economic development corporations for certain job-related skills training. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 2034 83-0 (2013) Author: Vo, Hubert | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to unemployment compensation eligibility and chargebacks regarding certain persons who leave work to attend training. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2104 83-0 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to charter schools and accurately accounting for workforce development statistics. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2181 83-0 (2013) Author: Stephenson, Phil | et. al. Relating to authorizing development corporations to finance projects to support primary job training facilities and programs at certain educational institutions. House: Economic & Small Business Development Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2478 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to the collection, study, and reporting by the Texas Workforce Commission of certain information regarding shortages in high-wage, high-demand occupations. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 2481 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to workforce training programs funded by the skills development fund. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 2760 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to partnerships between the Texas State Technical College System and public junior colleges. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2883 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the establishment of a regional center for public safety excellence in the Rio Grande Valley. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 3028 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the use of the skills development fund and other funds available to the Texas Workforce Commission to support certain joint credit courses offered by school districts under agreements with lower-division institutions of higher education. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 3092 83-0 (2013) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to qualified manufacturing project zones and the creation and funding of the Texas workforce investment program. House: Economic & Small Business Development - S/C Manufacturing Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3375 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to authorizing a public junior college district to exempt from the payment of tuition and fees certain students enrolled concurrently in certain training programs and adult education courses. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3545 83-0 (2013) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to employment, higher education, and state purchasing programs for veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3640 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the creation of an extension center of the Texas State Technical College System. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 3662 83-0 (2013) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the Texas Workforce Innovation Needs Program; authorizing a fee. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3854 83-0 (2013) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the promotion of Texas products and services in the global marketplace. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 3856 83-0 (2013) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to building workforce skills to compete for trade-related jobs, business opportunities and investment. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 10 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to employment, higher education, and state purchasing programs for veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 307 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Relating to the transfer of adult education and literacy programs from the Texas Education Agency to the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 441 83-0 (2013) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, John | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of the Texas Fast Start Program to promote rapid delivery of workforce education and development. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 738 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the establishment and administration of the Texas Essential Workers Program; imposing fees. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 844 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to unemployment compensation eligibility and chargebacks regarding certain persons who leave work to attend training. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
SB 922 83-0 (2013) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al. Relating to partnerships between the Texas State Technical College System and public junior colleges. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1141 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al. Relating to an adult high school diploma and industry certification pilot program for adults 19 to 50 years of age. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 1142 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, John | et. al.
Relating to an adult high school diploma and industry certification charter school pilot program for adults 19 to 50 years of age. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1200 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the Texas Military Preparedness Commission and strategic planning regarding military bases and defense installations. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1226 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Perez, Mary Ann
Relating to the establishment of an employment-first policy and task force to promote competitive employment opportunities that provide a living wage for individuals with disabilities. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1294 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy
Sponsor: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby"
Relating to the awarding of contracts by the Texas Department of Transportation to private sector providers. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1609 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to the training of employees of certain covered entities. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1737 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to employment, higher education, and state purchasing programs for veterans. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Vet Affairs & Military Installations
HB 14 83-3 (2013) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to authorizing certain general infrastructure projects to be undertaken by Type B economic development corporations. Filed
HB 67 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the creation of a literacy center pilot program by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 120 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to the establishment of an employment services program to assist certain unemployed or underemployed child support obligors. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 433 82-0 (2011) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to qualified manufacturing project zones. House: Economic & Small Business Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1432 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to the creation, operation, and funding of the Texas Sustainable Youth Program. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HB 3574 82-0 (2011) Author: Torres, Raul Relating to the Texas Back to Work initiative. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
SB 2 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to certain economic and workforce development programs through which employers may receive grants and subsidies. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 264 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to certain information provided by local workforce development boards regarding certain child-care providers. House: Human Services
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1472 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the coordinated dissemination of online information regarding the operation and performance of certain for-profit educational entities. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
SB 1736 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Castro, Joaquin | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of the College Credit for Heroes program. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 40 82-1 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the establishment and administration of the Texas Essential Workers Program. Filed
HB 161 81-0 (2009) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to block grant funding for certain workforce training and employment programs and functions by the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Economic Development
HB 241 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a study and report concerning predicted faculty retirement at general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 416 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al. Relating to a requirement that a recipient of money from the Texas Enterprise Fund participate in a federal work eligibility verification program. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Referred to Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
HB 516 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to the establishment and funding of a green job skills training program. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Considered in Calendars
HB 785 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al. Relating to employment services for persons with disabilities. House: Human Services Considered in Calendars
HB 885 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities for eligible persons to pursue home ownership, postsecondary education, and business development. House: Agriculture & Livestock Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 1025 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al | et. al. Relating to preparation of public school students to enter the workforce. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Referred to Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
HB 1180 81-0 (2009) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to distributions from the employment and training investment holding fund. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1452 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to participation in job training and employment assistance programs by veterans and other covered persons. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 1914 81-0 (2009) Author: McReynolds, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to abolishing the Private Sector Prison Industries Oversight Authority and to the certification and operation of private sector prison industries programs. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1935 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of certain programs to support adult and postsecondary education and workforce development in high-demand occupations and green jobs. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Higher Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 2072 81-0 (2009) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the distribution of federal child care development funds to local workforce development boards. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Referred to Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
HB 2169 81-0 (2009) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the establishment of additional job incentive programs by the Texas Workforce Commission using the skills development fund. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 2218 81-0 (2009) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the distribution of federal child care development funds to local workforce development boards. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce No action taken in committee
HB 2471 81-0 (2009) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al. Relating to career and technical education in the public schools and high school graduation requirements. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2636 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin | et. al. Relating to the establishment of an employment services program to assist certain unemployed or underemployed child support obligors. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2745 81-0 (2009) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to a certification program to provide job skills training. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2812 81-0 (2009) Author: Swinford, David | et. al. Relating to the curriculum, funding, promotion, and economic impact of career and technology education in public educational institutions. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2866 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to encouraging technology-related economic development projects that pay competitive compensation for associated workforce. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2887 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the creation of a literacy center pilot program by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2943 81-0 (2009) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to a temporary franchise tax discount for job creation and retention. House: Ways & Means No action taken in committee
HB 3232 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, John Relating to the establishment of a service conversion opportunity grant program. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 3241 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to economic development in the state by creating economic development opportunities in counties that contain colonias and by developing the workforce by increasing adult literacy rates. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Left pending in committee
HB 3446 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the length of certain workforce training courses. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce No action taken in committee
HB 3519 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the coordination and administration of the Texas Career Opportunity Grant Program. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 3714 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Susan | et. al. Relating to public school career and technology education program curriculum and funding and to development of a list of high-demand occupations for career and technology education students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3847 81-0 (2009) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a workforce training center at Lamar State College--Orange. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3954 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to operation of the Texas Veterans Leadership Program by the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 4132 81-0 (2009) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the establishment and administration of the Texas Essential Workers Program. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Referred to Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
HB 4150 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the collection and provision of information concerning public school career and technology education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4327 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to incentives for Texas renewable energy jobs and manufacturing. House: Energy Resources Left pending in subcommittee
HB 4328 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of the Interagency Literacy Council for the study, promotion, and enhancement of literacy in this state. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 4459 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to economic development and employment opportunities in the renewable energy or energy efficiency industries. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4510 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the creation of a separate local workforce development board for certain counties. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 4525 81-0 (2009) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to qualified manufacturing project zones. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Economic Development
Placed on intent calendar
SB 27 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities to eligible low-income individuals and households. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 108 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Strama, Mark | et. al.
Relating to the establishment and funding of a green job skills training program that includes training for certain youths and young veterans. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Economic Development
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 185 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to establishing a commission to prepare and recommend a long-range plan for higher education in this state. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 823 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to participation in job training and employment assistance programs by veterans and other covered persons. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Left pending in committee
SB 1169 81-0 (2009) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to abolishing the Private Sector Prison Industries Oversight Authority and to the certification and operation of private sector prison industries programs. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1312 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to programs and funding to support adult and postsecondary education and workforce development at public junior colleges and public technical institutes. Senate: Higher Education No action taken in committee
SB 1313 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the quality and accessibility of public school career and technical education programs and to assistance to students concerning postsecondary education and training. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1463 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie
Relating to the provision of information regarding health care and other benefits for veterans and their family members. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1470 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the creation of a separate local workforce development board for certain counties. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 1543 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the establishment of the Interagency Literacy Council for the study, promotion, and enhancement of literacy in this state. Senate: Economic Development Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1674 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the coordination and administration of the Texas Career Opportunity Grant Program. Senate: Economic Development Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1770 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the creation, operation, and funding of the Texas YouthBuild Program. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 1797 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the creation of the Texas Future Scholars Pilot Program and the Workforce Shortage Education Loan Repayment Program and to the elimination of certain other student financial assistance programs. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1955 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn | et. al. Relating to career and technical education in the public schools and high school graduation requirements. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2020 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to incentives for Texas renewable energy jobs and manufacturing. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2026 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the establishment and administration of the Texas Essential Workers Program. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 2114 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to studying the costs and benefits of a pilot program for employment and community integration services for adults with autism and other developmental disabilities. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 2576 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Eddie
Relating to the authority of a commissioner of the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Economic Development
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 48 80-0 (2007) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to distributions from the employment and training investment holding fund. House: Economic Development
Senate: Finance
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 237 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a study and report concerning predicted faculty retirement at general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 939 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities to eligible low-income individuals and households. House: Financial Institutions Considered in Calendars
HB 1333 80-0 (2007) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the release of job opening information to certain individuals. House: Economic Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1629 80-0 (2007) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the transfer of adult education and literacy programs from the Texas Education Agency to the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 2029 80-0 (2007) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to block grant funding for certain workforce training and employment programs and functions by the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2052 80-0 (2007) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the Texas Veterans Commission's authority to make performance incentive awards for providing services to veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Referred to Defense Affairs & State-Fed Rel
HB 2074 80-0 (2007) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the creation of the East Williamson County Multi-Institution Teaching Center. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2217 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to grants and programs for dropout prevention, high school success, and college and workforce readiness in public schools and student performance at certain community colleges. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2904 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to TANF employment programs and participation in those programs by certain parents who are not TANF recipients. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 3074 80-0 (2007) Author: Creighton, Brandon
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to advertising of entities that contract with local workforce development boards. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 3276 80-0 (2007) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the use of an employer assessment to fund certain employment and training investment programs in this state. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 3292 80-0 (2007) Author: Otto, John Relating to the authority of qualified community workforce training centers to receive a state sales and use tax refund for reimbursement of certain expenses. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3653 80-0 (2007) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to contracts between the Texas Board of Criminal Justice and private vendors for the use of inmate labor to construct fences along the Texas-Mexico border. House: Government Reform Left pending in committee
HB 3759 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to providing monetary and other related support services through the TANF program and other state programs. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 3942 80-0 (2007) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to restrictions on the use of foreign contractors in the performance of certain government service contracts that relate to health and human services. House: Government Reform Referred to Government Reform
HB 4065 80-0 (2007) Author: Otto, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the establishment by the Texas Workforce Commission of a pilot program to provide grants for the construction of certain facilities for job training and employment services. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 62 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities to eligible low-income individuals and households. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 310 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Farabee, David
Relating to the Texas Veterans Commission's authority to make performance incentive awards for providing services to veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 589 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, John
Relating to Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) employment programs and participation in those programs by certain parents who are not TANF recipients. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1273 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to block grant funding for certain workforce training and employment programs and functions by the Texas Workforce Commission. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1323 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the authority of qualified community workforce training centers to receive a state sales and use tax refund for reimbursement of certain expenses. Senate: Finance Withdrawn from schedule
SB 1485 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of the Texas Rural Development Fund and to the establishment, operation, and funding of certain programs for rural economic development. House: Economic Development
Senate: Finance
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1628 80-0 (2007) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to advertising of entities that contract with local workforce development boards. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1861 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to providing monetary and other related support services through the TANF program and other state programs. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 289 79-0 (2005) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to a requirement that jobs created as a condition for receipt of an ad valorem tax abatement or a limitation on the appraised value of property for ad valorem tax purposes be filled by local residents. House: Local Government Ways & Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 720 79-0 (2005) Author: Berman, Leo
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the members of a local workforce development board. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 900 79-0 (2005) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the requirement that workforce development programs provide training in financial literacy. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1253 79-0 (2005) Author: Kuempel, Edmund
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to projects that may be undertaken by certain development corporations for career centers. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1621 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a study and report concerning predicted faculty retirement at general academic teaching institutions. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 1709 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the licensing of health care practitioners from foreign jurisdictions. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
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 1850 79-0 (2005) Author: Veasey, Marc | et. al. Relating to the exemption of certain projects from rules relating to asbestos abatement. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2415 79-0 (2005) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to statutory authority for certain governmental entities to take certain actions to permit the legislature to reduce appropriations to those agencies. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2421 79-0 (2005) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the use of an employer assessment to fund the Texas Enterprise Fund and the skills development program and authorizing the Texas Workforce Commission to develop new job incentive programs. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2604 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to state-funded job training or employment assistance programs, services, and preferences available to veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2837 79-0 (2005) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the state's activities regarding education, vocational training, and reintegration of offenders. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2960 79-0 (2005) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the abolition of the work and family policies advisory committee, work and family policies fund, and certain requirements for the Texas Workforce Commission's administration of federally established day-care programs. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 3113 79-0 (2005) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to performance incentive awards for certain employees of state agencies who provide services to veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 212 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Noriega, Melissa
Relating to the provision of employment services by the Texas Workforce Commission to the families of military personnel stationed in this state. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 823 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to restrictions on the use of foreign workers in the performance of certain government service contracts that relate to health and human services. Senate: Government Organization Left pending in committee
SB 966 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to programs to recruit, train, and license nurses and other health care professionals in this state. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 998 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to contracts with local workforce development boards. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 1096 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to certain employment and training investment programs in this state. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1177 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of a skills development program, including the reduction of and the imposition of assessments for the unemployment compensation system. Senate: Business & Commerce Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . .
SB 1395 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to the establishment of high school diploma programs by Job Corps training programs under the United States Department of Labor. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1538 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities to eligible low-income, working individuals or households. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1614 79-0 (2005) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to statutory authority for certain governmental entities to take certain actions to permit the legislature to reduce appropriations to those agencies. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1809 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Sponsor: Seaman, Gene
Relating to statewide evaluation of tech-prep consortia. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 51 79-1 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to a study and report concerning predicted faculty retirement at general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 72 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to priority status for the admission of certain veterans to workforce development programs. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations Left pending in committee
HB 242 78-0 (2003) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to career and technology education and training. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 453 78-0 (2003) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to a pilot program for early childhood teacher education and retention. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1017 78-0 (2003) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to subsidized child-care services. House: Human Services Postponed
HB 1018 78-0 (2003) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to a purchasing preference for vendors that provide employee dependent care benefits. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1209 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to a program to promote participation by public junior college students in individual development account programs. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1557 78-0 (2003) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the eligibility of certain employers for a state tax refund for certain wages paid or incurred. House: Human Services No action taken in committee
HB 2105 78-0 (2003) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to contracting for service delivery for workforce training and services. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 2109 78-0 (2003) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the adoption of the 21st Century Technology College and Careers Act. House: Economic Development Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2170 78-0 (2003) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 2172 78-0 (2003) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to administration of certain workforce development programs by the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2211 78-0 (2003) Author: Mowery, Anna Relating to the elimination of a competitive procurement process for certain child care systems. House: Economic Development No action taken in committee
HB 2213 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities to eligible low-income, working individuals. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 2277 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al. Relating to community service programs under the National and Community Service Act of 1990. House: Economic Development Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2791 78-0 (2003) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to the administration of the Texas Tech-Prep Program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2806 78-0 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to a pilot program creating reinvestment zones to promote the relocation of businesses to certain areas of this state. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 2966 78-0 (2003) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to contracting for service delivery of workforce training and services. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 2975 78-0 (2003) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the establishment of a pilot program by the Texas Workforce Commission in the Texas-Mexico border region for technology training of certain persons. House: Border and International Affairs
Senate: International Relations and Trade
Effective immediately
HB 3179 78-0 (2003) Author: Homer, Mark
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the elimination of certain membership requirements for local workforce development boards and of certain programs administered by those boards. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 3238 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to workforce efficiency reviews performed by the governor. House: Government Reform Referred to Government Reform
HB 3279 78-0 (2003) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to use economic development funds to provide educational and job training opportunities. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 3295 78-0 (2003) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the administration of certain adult education and literacy programs. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 67 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the role of the Texas Workforce Commission in addressing housing needs of certain recipients of financial assistance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 68 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to providing postemployment strategies for certain recipients of financial assistance to achieve self-sufficiency. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 69 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to providing employment services to certain recipients of financial assistance. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 73 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to a pilot program for early childhood teacher education and retention. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 75 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim
Relating to child-care services for certain low-wage employees. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 77 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the development of child care quality improvement strategies by the Texas Workforce Commission. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 112 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to career and technology education and training. Senate: Education Committee report printed and distributed
SB 221 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to an evaluation of the system of child care subsidy programs under the Child Care and Development Block Grant. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SB 222 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to a pilot program for early childhood teacher education and retention. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SB 280 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Solomons, Burt | et. al.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic Development
Senate: Government Organization
See remarks for effective date
SB 508 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to planning and reporting requirements for gas utilities regarding workforce diversity and opportunities for small and historically underutilized businesses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 523 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to subsidized child-care services. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 524 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to technical assistance for employers regarding child-care services for certain low-wage employees. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 785 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the compilation of information regarding economic development incentives by local workforce development boards. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 968 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to a program to promote participation by public junior college students in individual development account programs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1078 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the administration of certain adult education and literacy programs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1183 78-0 (2003) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to community service programs under the National and Community Service Act of 1990. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1343 78-0 (2003) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the regulation and operation of certain career schools and colleges. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1749 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the assessment of the need and demand for adult education programs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1750 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the establishment of a task force to study adult education programs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1876 78-0 (2003) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to the conditional grant program administered by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Higher Education
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 48 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to workforce development services provided by the Texas Workforce Commission under a contract with a local workforce development board. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 218 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the membership of a local workforce development board. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 230 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to priority status for the admission of certain veterans to workforce development programs. House: Economic Development Considered in Calendars
HB 252 77-0 (2001) Author: Najera, Manny | et. al. Relating to the location of certain facilities that provide educational or training services. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 494 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to use economic development funds to provide educational and job training opportunities. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 660 77-0 (2001) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to career and technology education and training. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 897 77-0 (2001) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al. Relating to certain programs to develop the technology workforce in Texas by supporting and promoting higher education in electrical engineering and computer science. House: Higher Education Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 929 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the administration of adult and community education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 935 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the establishment of a flexibility rating system for directives sent by the Texas Workforce Commission to local workforce development boards. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 936 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the application of certain laws to local workforce development boards and to the application of certain conflict of interest requirements to the members of those boards. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1004 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the work or employment activities required under the temporary assistance for needy families program. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1005 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the creation of a state program of temporary assistance and related support services for needy persons. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1006 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to exemptions and exceptions from work or employment activity requirements under the temporary assistance for needy families program. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1243 77-0 (2001) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to monitoring by the Texas Workforce Commission of the long-term employment history of certain former recipients of public assistance. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1271 77-0 (2001) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to strategic plans performed by state agencies. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1348 77-0 (2001) Author: Villarreal, Mike
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to a grant program for local workforce development boards to design and implement child-care demonstration projects. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1358 77-0 (2001) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to the analysis of, and certain measures that address, the staffing needs of state agencies. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1690 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the transfer of the administration of adult and community education programs to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1723 77-0 (2001) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the creation of a county employment development board in certain counties to develop programs for rural economic assistance for career training; authorizing a tax. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Business & Commerce
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1873 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim | et. al. Relating to grants by the Texas Workforce Commission to assist economically disadvantaged persons enrolled in qualified postsecondary career education programs. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 1934 77-0 (2001) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to training conducted by the Texas Workforce Commission in certain life skills that enhance employment opportunities. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 2280 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the establishment of a pilot program to identify, assess, and address the personal needs of certain recipients of financial assistance. House: Human Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2327 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the operation, funding, and assessment of local workforce development boards. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2503 77-0 (2001) Author: Homer, Mark
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to a career development center's assessment of the job skills of certain persons. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2593 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the establishment of a pilot program by the Texas Workforce Commission for technology training for certain persons. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2673 77-0 (2001) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the collection and assessment of certain information by the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2712 77-0 (2001) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the establishment of a pilot program by the Texas Workforce Commission for life-skills training. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 2763 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to federal matching funds for certain child care services funded by a local workforce development board. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2769 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the scope of child care services funded by a local workforce development board. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2781 77-0 (2001) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to a grant program for local workforce development boards to design and implement child-care demonstration projects. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 2786 77-0 (2001) Author: Noriega, Rick
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to requiring the Texas Workforce Commission to assist the Texas National Guard in the implementation of certain youth job-training and mentoring programs. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3300 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim | et. al. Relating to the adoption of the 21st Century Technology College and Careers Act. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3304 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the career and technology education programs of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3585 77-0 (2001) Author: George, Kenn Relating to the responsibilities of the Texas Council on Workforce and Economic Competitiveness. House: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 121 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the administration of adult and community education programs. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SB 353 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to certain programs to develop the technology workforce in Texas by supporting and promoting higher education in engineering and computer science. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 358 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to an assessment mechanism to assess adult education programs and program participants. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 359 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the administration of adult and community education programs. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 429 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Solis, Jim
Relating to the funding and administration of certain activities of the Council on Workforce and Economic Competitiveness. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 491 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to strategic plans performed by state agencies. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 554 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Solis, Jim | et. al.
Relating to grants by the Texas Workforce Commission to assist economically disadvantaged persons enrolled in qualified postsecondary career education programs. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 587 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Christian, Wayne
Relating to the analysis of, and certain measures that address, the staffing needs of state agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 589 77-0 (2001) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the establishment of a flexibility rating system for directives sent by the Texas Workforce Commission to local workforce development boards. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 762 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the funding and administration of certain activities of the Council on Workforce and Economic Competitiveness. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 836 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the allocation of certain child care funds to local workforce development areas. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in committee
SB 970 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to certain requirements for the composition of a local workforce development board. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1139 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John Relating to a construction industry craft training program; imposing a fee. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1354 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to career and technology education and training. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1521 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a career development center's assessment of the job skills of certain persons. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1567 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the creation of the Emerging University excellence fund to promote research and excellence at certain institutions of higher education. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1656 77-0 (2001) Author: Sibley, David
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim
Relating to the duties and responsibilities of the Council on Workforce and Economic Competitiveness. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
House appoints conferees-reported
SB 1731 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Goolsby, Tony
Relating to the career and technology education programs of public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1079 76-0 (1999) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the operation and continuation of the smart jobs fund program. House: Economic Development Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1231 76-0 (1999) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the abolition of the smart jobs fund program. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 1559 76-0 (1999) Author: Solis, Jim | et. al. Relating to the creation of the high priority program development fund to support vocational and technical education. House: Higher Education Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1916 76-0 (1999) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to funding certain job training expenditures through taxes collected by certain industrial development corporations. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 1967 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to an exclusion from unemployment compensation chargebacks for employers who hire certain recipients of public assistance. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 2029 76-0 (1999) Author: Solis, Jim | et. al. Relating to establishing a workforce coordinator for each public junior college and public technical institute campus. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2401 76-0 (1999) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the establishment of voluntary workforce training programs for certain students. House: Economic Development
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2563 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Glenn
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to creation of a pilot program to establish individual development accounts for certain low-income individuals. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2915 76-0 (1999) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the powers and duties of the executive director of the workforce development division of the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3333 76-0 (1999) Author: Tillery, Dale
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to certain duties of local workforce development boards in connection with the provision of child care. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3431 76-0 (1999) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the development and operation of a workforce development system. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3480 76-0 (1999) Author: Greenberg, Sherri | et. al.
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the membership of a local workforce development board. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3535 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the allocation by the Texas Workforce Commission of certain funds for child care services. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 3596 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to workforce development services provided by the Texas Workforce Commission or a private vendor under a contract with a local workforce development board. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Withdrawn from intent calendar
HB 3656 76-0 (1999) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the participation of community-based organizations in the skills development fund. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3657 76-0 (1999) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al.
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the continuation, funding, and operation of certain workforce development programs. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3660 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to service credit under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas for certain work experience of certified career and technology education teachers. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3710 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to creation of a homeless employment outreach program by the Texas Workforce Commission House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 3743 76-0 (1999) Author: Greenberg, Sherri Relating to tax credits, refunds, and exemptions. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HCR 117 76-0 (1999) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Supporting and encouraging the future development and expansion of career and technology academic programs throughout Texas high schools. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
HCR 132 76-0 (1999) Author: Palmer, Sue Memorializing the U.S. Congress to repeal the Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA) and to transfer control of workforce development programs to the states. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 45 76-0 (1999) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the distribution of certain state and federal job training funds and to the continuation of the smart jobs fund. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 228 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a requirement that the Texas Workforce Commission prepare a quarterly budget report. Senate: Human Services Referred to Human Services
SB 231 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to a statewide campaign to encourage persons to enter the technology workforce. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 423 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the operation, funding, and administration of certain workforce development programs. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 722 76-0 (1999) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to the establishment of a high technology training program by the Texas State Technical College System. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Ed. by President
SB 1194 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the payment of premiums for health care coverage by certain persons who have incurred a compensable injury. Senate: Economic Development No action taken in committee
SB 1391 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to the review by the Texas Workforce Commission of the allocation of certain funds for child care. House: Economic Development
Senate: Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1507 76-0 (1999) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime
Relating to the evaluation by the Texas Workforce Commission of federal trade adjustment programs designed to assist certain persons in obtaining employment. House: Economic Development
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1604 76-0 (1999) Author: Sibley, David Relating to the continuation, funding, and operation of the smart jobs fund program. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1767 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to service credit under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas for certain work experience of certified career and technology education teachers. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1780 76-0 (1999) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Solis, Jim
Relating to the creation of the high priority program fund to support vocational and technical education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1819 76-0 (1999) Author: Luna, Gregory
Sponsor: Puente, Robert
Relating to the identification of technical education programs that are needed to maintain and improve the state's economic and technological competitiveness. House: Higher Education
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SCR 10 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Directing the Texas Workforce Commission to submit a report to the 76th Legislature comparing appropriated funds with those actually spent on each commission program and an analysis of the commission's compliance with the uniform statewide accounting system. Senate: Human Services Referred to Human Services
SCR 11 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Directing the Texas Workforce Commission to submit a report to the 76th Legislature that includes an analysis of the commission's compliance with the statewide accounting system. Senate: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 425 75-0 (1997) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the policies of state agencies regarding work and family issues. House: Economic Development
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 439 75-0 (1997) Author: Alvarado, Leo | et. al. Relating to the establishment of child care training centers for certain recipients of public assistance. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 457 75-0 (1997) Author: Cuellar, Henry | et. al. Relating to certain performance measures and evaluations of workforce programs and to the administration of workforce development programs by the Texas Workforce Commission and the Council on Workforce and Economic Competitiveness. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 511 75-0 (1997) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the establishment of child care training centers for certain recipients of public assistance. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
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 568 75-0 (1997) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al. Relating to the authority of the Texas Workforce Commission to accept donations. House: Economic Development Considered in Calendars
HB 905 75-0 (1997) Author: Lewis, Glenn | et. al. Relating to the membership of a local workforce development board. House: Economic Development Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1527 75-0 (1997) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the operation and oversight of local workforce development boards. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 1528 75-0 (1997) Author: Oliveira, Rene
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the smart jobs fund program. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
House appoints conferees-reported
HB 1639 75-0 (1997) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the creation and operation of the Texans Work program and the establishment of the Texas employment and training account. House: Economic Development Considered in Calendars
HB 2139 75-0 (1997) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to a franchise tax credit for the creation of jobs in counties with high unemployment. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2408 75-0 (1997) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the Communities in Schools program. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 2447 75-0 (1997) Author: Greenberg, Sherri Relating to the membership of a local workforce development board. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 2524 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the creation and operation of a pilot program to provide employment and training for certain persons on public assistance. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 2916 75-0 (1997) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the provision of services in local workforce development areas. House: Economic Development Subcommittee members named
HB 2926 75-0 (1997) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to training for local workforce development boards. House: Economic Development Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2927 75-0 (1997) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the provision of certain health and human services and to assistance in becoming self-sufficient. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 2928 75-0 (1997) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the creation of the self-sufficiency fund to develop job training for certain recipients of the financial assistance program for persons with dependent children. House: Economic Development Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3116 75-0 (1997) Author: Greenberg, Sherri | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to work supplementation programs for certain welfare recipients. House: Economic Development
Senate: Health & Human Services
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3130 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to a report by the Texas Workforce Commission regarding implementation of the integration of certain state services regarding workforce development. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 3173 75-0 (1997) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to abolishing the Council on Workforce and Economic Competitiveness and transferring its duties to the division of workforce development of the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 3426 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to requiring the Texas Workforce Commission, local workforce development boards and centers, and certain employers to provide tax assistance to certain working individuals and families. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HCR 113 75-0 (1997) Author: Palmer, Sue Memorializing the U.S. Congress to repeal the Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA) and to transfer control of workforce development programs to the states. House: Economic Development Received from the House
HCR 204 75-0 (1997) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Directing the Texas Workforce Commission to implement a subsidized work program for unemployed job applicants. House: Human Services
Senate: Economic Development
Signed by the Governor
HCR 325 75-0 (1997) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Expressing legislative intent to direct the Texas Workforce Commission to structure the Self-Sufficiency Fund to be used for grants. Filed
SB 213 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of child-care training center pilot programs for certain recipients of public assistance. House: Economic Development
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 417 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to a report by the Texas Workforce Commission regarding implementation of the integration of certain state services regarding workforce development. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 418 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to certain performance measures and evaluations of workforce programs and to the administration of workforce development programs by the Texas Workforce Commission and the Council on Workforce and Economic Competitiveness. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 459 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Lewis, Glenn | et. al.
Relating to the membership of a local workforce development board. House: Economic Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 781 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard
Relating to the creation and operation of the Texans Work program and the establishment of individual development accounts in the Texas employment and training account for certain recipients of public assistance. House: Economic Development
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 828 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the policies of state agencies regarding work and family issues. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
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 1006 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to certain hearings and investigations conducted by the Texas Workforce Commission. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1043 75-0 (1997) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the review by the Texas Workforce Commission of the equal employment opportunity practices and other policies of local workforce development programs. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1262 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the provision of employment and training for certain persons on public assistance. House: Economic Development
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1263 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to requiring the Texas Workforce Commission, local workforce development boards and centers, and certain employers to provide tax assistance to certain individuals and families. House: Economic Development
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SB 1490 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Relating to the administration of federal and state-funded child-care programs and to training for local workforce development boards. House: Economic Development
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1492 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the provision of job training for AFDC recipients. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1493 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the provision of certain health and human services and to assistance in becoming self-sufficient. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1494 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to work supplementation programs for certain welfare recipients. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 1519 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Oliveira, Rene | et. al.
Relating to the authority of the Texas Workforce Commission to accept donations. House: Economic Development
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1692 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the provision of services in local workforce development areas. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1759 75-0 (1997) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the authority of local workforce boards regarding staffing and evaluations. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in committee
SCR 114 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Expressing legislative intent to direct the Texas Workforce Commission to structure the Self-Sufficiency Fund to be used for grants. Received from the Senate
HB 1336 70-0 (1987) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to the establishment of a job training and work experience program for persons receiving financial assistance under the Aid to Families with Dependent Children program. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 1900 70-0 (1987) Author: Guerrero, Lena Relating to increasing the number of literate and employable persons in the state of Texas. House: State Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2235 70-0 (1987) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Anderson, Richard
Relating to the creation of a jobs program for displaced farmers and other. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 996 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the establishment of a job training and work experience program for persons receiving financial assistance under the Aid to Families with Dependent Children program. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1103 70-0 (1987) Author: Anderson, Richard Relating to the creation of a job-start loan program to provide employment opportunities for certain displaced farmers and other persons. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 104 70-2 (1987) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to the establishment of a job search, job training, and work experience program for persons receiving financial assistance under the Aid to Families with Dependent Children Program. House: Human Services Coauthor authorized
HB 553 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Krier, Cynthia
Relating to certain industrial training programs conducted by the Central Education Agency and to the creation of the Technology Training Board. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Education
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HB 818 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to adult education programs for certain industrial skill training. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1075 69-0 (1985) Author: Luna III, Albert
Sponsor: Sharp, John
Relating to the implementation of a comprehensive language services program by the Texas Employment Commission. House: Labor & Employment Relations
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1128 69-0 (1985) Author: Patterson, Pete Relating to the creation of a job-training program for prisoners incarcerated in the Texas Department of Corrections. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1768 69-0 (1985) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to job opportunity listings and job referral services. House: Labor & Employment Relations Referred to Labor & Employment Rel.
HB 1804 69-0 (1985) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to the creation and administration of a fund to create employment in areas of natural or economic disasters or chronic unemployment. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2158 69-0 (1985) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to job training and employment programs for public assistance recipients. House: Human Services Referred to subcommittee
HB 178 68-0 (1983) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Relating to vocational and technical training programs provided by the Texas State Technical Institute. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
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HB 1072 68-0 (1983) Author: Granoff, Al Relating to the duty of the Texas Employment Commission to provide employment counseling to prisoners and persons released from prison. House: Labor and Employment Relations Placed on daily Major State Calendar
HB 1073 68-0 (1983) Author: Granoff, Al Relating to the creation of a program to establish an industrial park in conjunction with the Texas Department of Corrections. House: Law Enforcement Referred to subcommittee
HB 1194 68-0 (1983) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to community employment programs established by local governments. House: Ways & Means Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
HB 1299 68-0 (1983) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the establishment of a pilot job training and work experience program for persons receiving financial assistance under the Aid to Families with Dependent Children Program. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Resources
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HB 2036 68-0 (1983) Author: Toomey, Mike Relating to the establishment of a food stamp workfare program. House: Human Services Referred to Committee on Human Services
HB 2251 68-0 (1983) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to the creation of a state job-training program. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
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HCR 216 68-0 (1983) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Creating the Job Training and Employment Monitoring Committee; directing the committee to review the impact of federal budgetary changes on job training and employment and to make a report to the 69th legislature. House: House Administration Referred to Committee on House Administration
SB 17 68-0 (1983) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to mandatory participation in a community work experience program by persons receiving financial assistance under the Aid to Families with Dependent Children program. Senate: Health & Human Resources Referred to subcommittee
SB 562 68-0 (1983) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the creation and administration of a jobs assistance program and to franchise tax credits for participating employers. Senate: Health & Human Resources Referred to subcommittee
SB 933 68-0 (1983) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the creation of a state job-training program. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 1196 68-0 (1983) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the creation and administration of a job-training program for prisoners incarcerated in the Texas Department of Corrections, to the establishment, membership, and powers and duties of the Interagency Council on Prisoner Job Training, and to certain duties of the warden and of the director of the Texas Department of Corrections. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 106 68-2 (1984) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to the creation and administration of a fund to create employment in areas of natural disasters or chronic unemployment. House: Urban Affairs Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 14 68-2 (1984) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the creation and administration of a fund to create employment in areas of natural disasters or chronic unemployment. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Point of order sustained not within Governor's call
HB 1022 67-0 (1981) Author: Eikenburg, Frank
Sponsor: McKnight, Peyton
Relating to criminal law enforcement within Federal Job Corps centers located in certain counties. House: Security & Sanctions
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 116 67-0 (1981) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the name of the State Manpower Services Council. Senate: Education Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1998 66-0 (1979) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to participation in and administration of the employment program established under the Employment Incentive Act. House: Human Services Referred to Committee on Human Services
HJR 127 66-0 (1979) Author: Florence, Buck Proposing a constitutional amendment permitting the Texas Industrial Commission to issue revenue bonds to develop employment opportunities. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HR 66 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Creating a special interim committee to study problems in obtaining jobs of persons with a history of mental illness. House: Rules
HB 788 65-0 (1977) Author: Peveto, Wayne
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to the establishment of an apprenticeship system of adult vocational education to train craftsment. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days
HB 817 65-0 (1977) Author: Denton, Betty
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the administration by the Texas Employment Commission of a counseling program for the employment of displaced homemakers. House: Labor
Senate: Human Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1679 65-0 (1977) Author: Reyes, Ben T.
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to changing the name of the Center for Human Resources at the University of Houston to the Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations and defining the objectives of the institute. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days
HB 1755 65-0 (1977) Author: Rangel, Irma
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to educational opportunities and assistance in obtaining employment for persons receiving certain public assistance. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: Human Resources
Effective in 90 days
HB 1922 65-0 (1977) Author: Gaston, Frank Relating to technical-vocational education. House: Higher Education Referred to Committee on Higher Education
HB 2003 65-0 (1977) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to an employment program for certain welfare recipients. House: Health & Welfare Coauthor authorized
HCR 159 65-0 (1977) Author: Peveto, Wayne
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Authorizing the Chief Clerk of the House to make correction in HB788. Signed by the Governor
HJR 101 65-0 (1977) Author: Craddick, Tom Proposing an amendment of the Texas Constitution to provide that the Legislature may permit political subdivisions to develop employment opportunities. House: Constitutional Amendments Laid on the table subject to call
SB 841 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to establishment of an apprenticeship program of adult vocational education to train craftsmen. Senate: Education Referred to subcommittee
SB 1049 65-0 (1977) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to educational opportunities and assistance in obtaining employment for persons receiving certain public assistance. Senate: Human Resources Laid on table subject to call
SB 1189 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to an employment program for certain welfare recipients. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: Human Resources
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SJR 55 65-0 (1977) Author: Meier, Bill
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom
To provide that the legislature may permit political subdivisions to issue revenue bonds to develop employment opportunities. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Filed with the Secretary of State
HB 141 62-0 (1971) Author: Denton, Lane Relating to the creation and administration of a Texas Youth Employment Program by the Parks and Wildlife Department.
HB 338 62-0 (1971) Author: Finney, Dave Relating to the creation, powers and duties of the Texas Industrial Training Council.
SB 480 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation, powers, and duties of the Texas Industrial Training Council.
SB 99 48-0 (1943) Author: Stone, William E. Relating to providing voluntary apprenticeships enabling youths to obtain training that will equip them for profitable employment, etc.
SB 135 48-0 (1943) Author: Moore, Weaver Relating to providing Workmen's Compensation Insurance for members of the Texas Defense Guard.
SB 255 47-0 (1941) Author: Stone, William E. Relating to providing for a program of voluntary apprenticeship under approved apprentice agreements providing facilities for training and guidance in the arts and crafts of industries and trade.
HB 630 46-0 (1939) Author: Winfree, Sr., Joseph Edwin | et. al. Relating to providing for voluntary apprenticeship to open to young people the opportunity to obtain training that will equip them for profitable employment and citizenship.
HB 735 46-0 (1939) Author: Boyd, James Rush | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court of any county in this State or the governing body of any other subdivision of this State to enter into agreements with the Texas State Employment Service for the establishment and maintenance of a free public employment service within such county or political subdivision and authorizing the Commissioners Court of any county or the governing body of any other political subdivision to appropriate and expend moneys for such purpose.
SB 171 46-0 (1939) Author: Spears, J. Franklin | et. al. Relating to providing for voluntary apprenticeship to open to young people the opportunity to obtain training that will equip them for profitable employment and citizenship.
SB 86 41-1 (1929) Author: Neal, Mary Elizabeth "Margie" Relating to accepting the provisions and benefits of an Act of Congress passed June 2, 1920 and amended June 5, 1924, entitled "An Act to provide for the promotion of vocational rehabilitation of persons disabled in industry or otherwise, and their return to civil employment".
HB 203 37-0 (1921) Author: Rice, Charles Culberson | et. al. Relating to a certain Act creating a work shop for the adult blind of the State.
SB 145 37-0 (1921) Author: Witt, Edgar E. Relating to the appointment of a Board to co-operate with the Federal Government on Vocational Education; providing for an appropriation relating to disabled soldiers.
SB 166 37-0 (1921) Author: Hall, William L. Relating to establishing a Texas Industrial School and Workshop for the adult blind of the State.
HB 212 35-0 (1917) Author: Tillotson, Leonard E. | et. al. Relating to establishing an Industrial School and workshop for the adult blind; providing an appropriation.

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