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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 39 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of child protective services and other health and human services by certain state agencies; authorizing a fee.
  Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
  Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 92 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the entitlement of spouses of certain veterans with disabilities to a veteran's employment preference.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development | Veteran Affairs & Border Security
  Last Action: Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
HB 108 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
  Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development | Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 136 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to inclusion of career and technology education in the mission of public education.
  Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
  Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 374 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the requirement that the Texas Workforce Commission provide certain employment information for secondary school students.
  Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al.
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 378 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that online admission application forms for public institutions of higher education include a link to certain comparative gainful employment data.
  Author: Oliverson, Tom | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 518 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the retention and use of sales tax revenue collected by certain retailers to provide job training and placement services to certain persons.
  Author: Darby, Drew | et. al.
  Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means | Administration
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 595 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs.
  Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 802 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: Murphy, Jim
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 827 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a database for prospective employers to qualify veterans' military service experience and employment qualifications.
  Author: Blanco, César | et. al.
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Border Security
  Last Action: Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
HB 1127 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit pilot program for taxable entities that employ certain apprentices.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1192 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the expansion of the College Credit for Heroes program to lower-division public institutions of higher education offering degrees in certain fields.
  Author: Blanco, César | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 1212 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Phillips, Larry
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1237 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1369 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant Program.
  Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Returned to Calendars Committee
HB 1425 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that public and private institutions of higher education provide certain cost and employment opportunity data for degree programs.
  Author: Swanson, Valoree
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 1640 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: Vo, Hubert | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services | Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
HB 1700 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment by the Texas Workforce Commission of a career and technical education workforce specialist pilot program.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development
  Last Action: Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 1842 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 1973 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to employment and referral services for veterans and military service members.
  Author: Blanco, César | et. al.
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development
  Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2431 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the participation of public state colleges in the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant Program.
  Author: Deshotel, Joe
  Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2541 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to funding for apprenticeship training programs through a lottery game.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2673 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: Blanco, César | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 2729 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Sponsor: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2730 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2790 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to funding for certain apprenticeship training programs.
  Author: White, James | et. al.
  Sponsor: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Public Education | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2911 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a reemployment program as a condition of community supervision for certain veterans who commit a misdemeanor offense.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Sponsor: Menéndez, José
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
HB 2937 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a pilot program under which a licensed hospital may offer dual credit courses to public high school students.
  Author: Canales, Terry | et. al.
  Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2994 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to workforce continuing education offered by public junior colleges.
  Author: Ashby, Trent | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3104 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the assessment of public school students in writing and English language arts.
  Author: VanDeaver, Gary
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3341 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study to evaluate by region training and employment opportunities in this state for individuals with an intellectual disability.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 3349 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating an abbreviated certification program and probationary and standard certificates for trade and industrial workforce training.
  Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara | et. al.
  Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
HB 3397 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to formula funding for continuing workforce education courses offered by public junior colleges.
  Author: Romero, Ramon
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 3554 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the application for funding for certain workforce development programs.
  Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3706 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain alternative education programs designed to address workforce development needs for at-risk students.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 3747 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that each state university provide to a student certain employment data relating to the student's major field of study.
  Author: Wilson, Terry M.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 4055 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs.
  Author: Murphy, Jim
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 4216 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to required notice to certain students at public lower-division institutions of higher education regarding skills development job training or incentive programs.
  Author: Walle, Armando
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 4247 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to franchise tax credits for small businesses that create quality jobs.
  Author: Walle, Armando
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
SB 22 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
  Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 154 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment by the Texas Workforce Commission of a career and technical education workforce specialist pilot program.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 275 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the retention and use of sales tax revenue collected by certain retailers to provide job training and placement services to certain persons.
  Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 367 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
SB 455 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operations of the Employment-First Task Force.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Sponsor: Minjarez, Ina
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 477 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a report by the Texas Workforce Commission regarding certain employee issues.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 482 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: 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.
  Author: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 497 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of an office of data analytics in the Department of Family and Protective Services.
  Author: Uresti, Carlos
  Sponsor: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 518 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs.
  Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
SB 574 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the expansion of applied workforce learning opportunities in this state, including through the establishment of the Texas Industry Internship Challenge.
  Author: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 634 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to reporting requirements for certain skills development fund workforce training program providers.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Sponsor: Button, Angie
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development | Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
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