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[  Session(s): all  Chamber =  Both  Bill Type = all    Subjects =  MERCURY ]

Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HB 993 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to public notice by the Parks and Wildlife Department of consumption advisories for mercury contamination in certain aquatic and terrestrial animals, including fish, crustaceans, and molluscan shellfish. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 695 82-0 (2011) Author: Allen, Alma | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a program for the collection, transportation, recycling, and disposal of mercury-added thermostats. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Natural Resources
HB 822 82-0 (2011) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to reducing mercury emissions from electric generating facilities; providing for an administrative penalty. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 1811 82-0 (2011) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the establishment of a program for the collection, transportation, recycling, and disposal of mercury-containing lights. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
SB 506 82-0 (2011) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to consumption advisories for mercury contamination in fish, crustaceans, molluscan shellfish, and other aquatic and terrestrial animals. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Left pending in committee
HB 679 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to testing and warnings related to mercury levels in certain fish. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 681 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to requiring warning signs regarding mercury levels in certain fish. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Health & Human Services
Left pending in committee
HB 3422 81-0 (2009) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a program for the collection, transportation, recycling, and disposal of mercury-containing lights. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 4082 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to reducing mercury emissions from electric generating facilities; providing for an administrative penalty. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
SB 1214 81-0 (2009) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to consumption advisories for mercury contamination in fish, crustaceans, molluscan shellfish, and other aquatic and terrestrial animals. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
No action taken in committee
HB 299 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to testing and warnings related to mercury levels in certain fish. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
HB 300 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to requiring warning signs regarding mercury levels in certain fish. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1253 80-0 (2007) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to nitrogen oxide allowance allocation adjustments and the incorporation of modifications to federal rules under the state implementation plan. House: Environmental Regulation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3050 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to monitoring and testing in connection with mercury emissions from coal-fired electric generating facilities. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 3896 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to a program to reduce mercury emissions from coal-fired electric generating facilities. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 3910 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to warning signs for fish and shellfish consumption advisories or bans. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1303 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to mercury contamination in fish and shellfish. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1879 79-0 (2005) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to testing and warnings related to mercury levels in certain fish. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
HB 1880 79-0 (2005) Author: Mowery, Anna | et. al. Relating to the issuance of permits affecting air quality and notification of certain local officials. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 28 79-3 (2006) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the imposition of a tax on mercury emissions and to the use of the proceeds to fund education; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 194 60-0 (1967) Author: Rosson, Renal B. Relating to amending certain acts providing that any person in any county of this State with more than one pound of mercury in his possession and who has not in his possession a bill or sale or other written evidence of title shall be guilty of a felony.
SB 48 60-0 (1967) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. | et. al. Relating to amending certain sections of the Penal Code by providing that any person in any county of this state with more than one pound of mercury in his possession and who has not in his possession a bill of sale or other written evidence of title, and is unable to produce such evidence without unnecessary delay, shall be guilty of a felony; providing penalties for violation of the terms of the Act; providing for a prima facie case.
SB 87 58-0 (1963) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. Relating to providing that any person who illegally transports in this state more than one pound of mercury shall be guilty of a felony; providing penalties for violation of the terms of this Act.
SB 17 57-0 (1961) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. Relating to amending a certain Act providing that any person in any county of this State with more than one (1) pound of mercury in his possession and who has not in his possession a bill of sale or other written evidence of title shall be guilty of a felony; providing penalties for violation of the terms of the Act.
HB 32 47-0 (1941) Author: Clark, Lester Relating to making it unlawful and a felony for any person to steal any mercury used in a gas meter or measuring device or regulating device; providing a penalty.

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