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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 555 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an additional fee for issuing a marriage license to applicants who are not residents of this state and the form of a marriage license and application for a marriage license.
  Author: Springer, Drew | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
  Committees: County Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 573 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain statutory changes to reflect and address same-sex marriages and parenting relationships and to the removal of provisions regarding the criminality or unacceptability of homosexual conduct.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 1813 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to issuing a marriage license and conducting a marriage ceremony.
  Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2795 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to issuing a marriage license and conducting a marriage ceremony.
  Author: Lang, Mike | et. al.
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
HB 3932 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the application for and issuance of a marriage license and the marriage of a minor.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HR 2610 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 555.
  Author: Springer, Drew
  Last Action: Reported enrolled
SB 251 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain statutory changes to reflect and address same-sex marriages and parenting relationships and to the removal of provisions regarding the criminality or unacceptability of homosexual conduct.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 522 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to issuing a marriage license and conducting a marriage ceremony.
  Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
  Sponsor: Flynn, Dan | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 911 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the form of a marriage license and an application for a marriage license.
  Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Springer, Drew
  Committees: County Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1705 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the application for and issuance of a marriage license and the marriage of a minor.
  Author: Taylor, Van
  Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SR 929 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction on HB 555.
  Author: Hughes, Bryan
  Last Action: Reported enrolled

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 623 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the funding, issuing, and litigation of certain marriage licenses.
  Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 1745 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the funding and issuing of marriage licenses and certifications and the recognition of certain marriages.
  Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2977 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to issues affecting counties and certain other governmental entities; authorizing fees.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: County Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
HB 3734 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the application for and issuance of a marriage license and the marriage of a minor.
  Author: Sheets, Kenneth
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 4105 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance, enforcement, and recognition of marriage licenses and declarations of informal marriage.
  Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 673 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the funding and issuing of marriage licenses and certifications and the recognition of certain marriages.
  Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Co-author authorized
SB 1120 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the application for and issuance of a marriage license and the marriage of a minor.
  Author: Taylor, Van
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 869 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of a marriage license for an absent applicant, the participation of a proxy in certain marriage ceremonies, and the maintenance and submission of records relating to a marriage license issued for an absent applicant.
  Author: Ashby, Trent | et. al.
  Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
HB 984 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain information required to be provided to an applicant for a marriage license.
  Author: Elkins, Gary
  Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
  Committees: Technology | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3024 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to premarital education requirements for certain applicants for a marriage license; creating an offense.
  Author: Zedler, Bill
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 355 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Title IV-D agency regarding the establishment, collection, and enforcement of child support and in connection with an application for a marriage license or protective order; authorizing a surcharge.
  Author: West, Royce
  Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1218 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the proof of an applicant's identity and age required for the issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 898 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain requirements relating to the issuance of a marriage license or the recording of a declaration of informal marriage and to the maintenance of marriage and divorce indexes by the bureau of vital statistics.
  Author: Howard, Charlie | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3098 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the proof of an applicant's identity and age required for the issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
SB 723 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the proof of an applicant's identity and age required for the issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 3666 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the application for and issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 1704 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the waiting period following the issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Zedler, Bill
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2685 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain requirements for issuance of a marriage license, including an optional premarital education course.
  Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
  Sponsor: Estes, Craig
  Committees: State Affairs | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 418 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exception to the 72-hour waiting period for a marriage ceremony for certain individuals.
  Author: Turner, Sylvester
  Sponsor: Whitmire, John
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately

78th Regular Session, 2003
SB 174 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of information in an application for a marriage license.
  Author: Nelson, Jane
  Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
  Committees: State Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03

78th 4th Called Session, 2003
HB 75 (78th 4th C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exception to the 72-hour waiting period for a marriage ceremony for certain individuals.
  Author: Turner, Sylvester
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 14 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a mandatory blood test to obtain a marriage license.
  Author: Goolsby, Tony
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 16 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the recognition of an informal marriage.
  Author: Goolsby, Tony
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 350 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating a covenant marriage.
  Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al.
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 654 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to collection and use of the fee for a marriage license or a declaration of informal marriage.
  Author: Gutierrez, Roberto
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 717 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to mandatory premarital testing for human immunodeficiency virus infection.
  Author: Chisum, Warren
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2442 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administration and funding of a premarital education handbook and certain marital education courses.
  Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al.
  Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
SB 644 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating a covenant marriage.
  Author: Haywood, Tom
  Sponsor: Wohlgemuth, Arlene
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | State Affairs
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1162 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administration and funding of certain marital education courses, including courses required to obtain a marriage license.
  Author: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

75th Regular Session, 1997
HB 2069 (75th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain information provided in an application for a marriage license.
  Author: Denny, Mary
  Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1478 (75th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Bivins, Teel
  Sponsor: Smithee, John
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97

74th Regular Session, 1995
HB 1138 (74th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a court authorized to waive the 72-hour waiting period following issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Allen, Ray
  Committees: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 1754 (74th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority to grant a waiver of the 72-hour waiting period for issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Crabb, Joe
  Sponsor: Henderson, Don
  Committees: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
HB 2634 (74th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Smithee, John
  Committees: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 936 (74th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Bivins, Teel
  Sponsor: Smithee, John
  Committees: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

73rd Regular Session, 1993
HB 615 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the issuance of marriage licenses.
  Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al.
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2226 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of certain courts to waive the restriction that a marriage ceremony not take place during the 72-hour period immediately following the issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Seidlits, Jr., Curtis
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 423 (73rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of certain courts to waive the restriction that a marriage ceremony may not take place during the 72-hour period immediately following the issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Harris, Chris
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

72nd Regular Session, 1991
HB 1369 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the 72-hour waiting period following issuance of a marriage license.
  Author: Madla, Frank
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendment(s)
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