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HB 194 86-0 (2019) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the minimum wage. House: International Relations & Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 290 86-0 (2019) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. House: International Relations & Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 328 86-0 (2019) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" Relating to authorization for a county or municipality to establish a local minimum wage. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 820 86-0 (2019) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the minimum wage. House: International Relations & Economic Development Referred to International Relations & Economic Development
HB 885 86-0 (2019) Author: Raney, John | et. al. Relating to wage requirements for community rehabilitation programs participating in the purchasing from people with disabilities program. House: International Relations & Economic Development Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1336 86-0 (2019) Author: Pacheco, Leo | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. House: International Relations & Economic Development Referred to International Relations & Economic Development
HB 1339 86-0 (2019) Author: Pacheco, Leo Relating to repealing the authority for the payment of a subminimum wage to certain persons with disabilities. House: International Relations & Economic Development Referred to International Relations & Economic Development
HB 2138 86-0 (2019) Author: Goodwin, Vikki | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. House: International Relations & Economic Development Referred to International Relations & Economic Development
HB 3242 86-0 (2019) Author: Meza, Thresa "Terry" Relating to establishing a minimum wage for school bus drivers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3273 86-0 (2019) Author: González, Jessica Relating to the minimum wage. House: International Relations & Economic Development Referred to International Relations & Economic Development
HB 3922 86-0 (2019) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the minimum wage. House: International Relations & Economic Development Referred to International Relations & Economic Development
HB 4555 86-0 (2019) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the minimum wage and overtime pay for employees. House: International Relations & Economic Development Referred to International Relations & Economic Development
HB 4616 86-0 (2019) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to methods of calculating the minimum wage paid to an employee. House: International Relations & Economic Development Referred to International Relations & Economic Development
HCR 30 86-0 (2019) Author: Reynolds, Ron Urging Congress to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour. House: International Relations & Economic Development Referred to International Relations & Economic Development
HJR 45 86-0 (2019) Author: Turner, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing an increased minimum wage. House: International Relations & Economic Development Referred to International Relations & Economic Development
HJR 80 86-0 (2019) Author: Goodwin, Vikki | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing an increased minimum wage. House: International Relations & Economic Development Referred to International Relations & Economic Development
SB 113 86-0 (2019) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Co-author authorized
SB 161 86-0 (2019) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorization for a county or municipality to establish a local minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 753 86-0 (2019) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Raney, John | et. al.
Relating to wage requirements for community rehabilitation programs participating in the purchasing from people with disabilities program. House: International Relations & Economic Development
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/19
SB 2294 86-0 (2019) Author: Powell, Beverly Relating to a minimum wage and monthly stipend for municipal and county peace officers; making an appropriation. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 5 86-0 (2019) Author: Menéndez, José Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing an increased minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SJR 22 86-0 (2019) Author: Menéndez, José Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing an increased minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 285 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 475 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 840 85-0 (2017) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" | et. al. Relating to authorization for a county or municipality to establish a local minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 924 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 937 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 954 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to authorization for a county or municipality to establish a local minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 992 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HCR 73 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Expressing support for a $15 per hour minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HJR 56 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing an increased minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HJR 57 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing an increased minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
SB 229 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 427 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to authorization for a county or municipality to establish a local minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1586 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage, including authorizing certain counties and municipalities to establish a minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SJR 22 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing an increased minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 105 85-1 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 133 85-1 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 391 85-1 (2017) Author: Arévalo, Diana | et. al. Relating to employee rights and protections; providing a civil penalty. Filed
HB 41 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 42 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 396 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the state minimum wage, including adjustments based on the consumer price index and authorization for a county or municipality to establish a local minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1590 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 2413 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 3370 84-0 (2015) Author: Gutierrez, Roland | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HJR 26 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing an increased minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 67 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 68 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the minimum wage, including authorizing a county or municipality to establish a minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 123 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to the minimum wage, including authorizing a county or municipality to establish a minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1274 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to the authorization for a county to establish a wage higher than the state minimum wage for competitive procurement requirements in a specific contract. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 3082 83-0 (2013) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 3740 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to adjusting the minimum wage based on the consumer price index. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 276 82-0 (2011) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic & Small Business Development Left pending in committee
HB 183 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Industry No action taken in subcommittee
HB 2326 81-0 (2009) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to the minimum wage. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Referred to Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
HB 3042 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to a study regarding changing the state minimum wage to the living wage. House: Business & Industry Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3486 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to application of the minimum wage to certain governmental entities. House: County Affairs Posting rule suspended
SB 159 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to application of the minimum wage to certain governmental entities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 15 81-1 (2009) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the minimum wage. Filed
HB 49 80-0 (2007) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Considered in Calendars
HB 193 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 236 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 262 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 327 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 451 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 641 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to application of the minimum wage to certain governmental entities. House: Economic Development Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 936 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 95 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
SB 207 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to application of the minimum wage to certain governmental entities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 980 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to the minimum wage. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 334 79-0 (2005) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 816 79-0 (2005) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 2736 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 3433 79-0 (2005) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 288 78-0 (2003) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to wage rates paid by or on behalf of certain school districts on public works projects. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 804 78-0 (2003) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 915 78-0 (2003) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the establishment of a minimum wage for public employees. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1372 78-0 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the operation of certain Texas Department of Criminal Justice industries and private sector prison industries programs. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 110 77-0 (2001) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to wage rates paid by or on behalf of school districts on public works projects. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 303 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 533 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to the wages paid to certain employees. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1675 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the establishment of a minimum wage for public employees. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2115 77-0 (2001) Author: Ritter, Allan | et. al. Relating to compensation for services rendered at a polling place by election officers. House: Elections Subcommittee members named
HB 2903 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to compensation for the training of and for services rendered at a polling place by certain election officers. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 350 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Oliveira, Rene
Relating to wage rates paid by or on behalf of certain school districts on public works projects. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1023 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, J. E. | et. al.
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to compensation for services rendered at a polling place by election officers. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 197 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 327 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the minimum wage. House: Economic Development Considered in Calendars
HB 2377 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the establishment of a minimum wage for public employees. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 711 70-0 (1987) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Commerce Laid on the table subject to call
SB 601 70-0 (1987) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Moreno, Alex
Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 140 69-0 (1985) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to the minimum wage. House: Business & Commerce Referred to subcommittee
SB 1252 69-0 (1985) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the minimum wage. Senate: State Affairs Postponed in committee
HB 121 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the state minimum wage. House: Business & Commerce Referred to Committee on Business & Commerce
HB 305 68-0 (1983) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the minimum wage. House: Labor and Employment Relations Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 925 68-0 (1983) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to the minimum wage. House: Labor and Employment Relations Placed on daily General State Calendar
SB 592 68-0 (1983) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the minimum wage. Senate: Natural Resources Reported from committee favorably with substitute
HB 34 68-2 (1984) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the minimum wage. House: Labor and Employment Relations Referred to Committee on Labor & Employment Relations
HB 80 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the state minimum wage. House: Employment Practices Referred to subcommittee
HB 76 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the state minimum wage. House: Employment Practices Referred to Committee on Employment Practices
HB 1198 66-0 (1979) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the state minimum wage. House: Employment Practices Referred to Committee on Employment Practices
HB 1609 66-0 (1979) Author: Chavez, Melchor Relating to the employment of alien and agricultural workers; providing a penalty. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to subcommittee
HB 1716 66-0 (1979) Author: Chavez, Melchor Relating to the state minimum wage. House: Employment Practices Referred to Committee on Employment Practices
HB 150 65-0 (1977) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Including domestic help under the state minimum wage law and increasing the state minimum wage. House: Labor Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 185 65-0 (1977) Author: Hall, Anthony Relating to the Texas Minimum Wage Act of 1970. House: Labor Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 288 65-0 (1977) Author: Watson, Ed Relating to minimum wage applicable to tipped employees. House: Labor Referred to subcommittee
HB 1153 65-0 (1977) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the state minimum wage. House: Labor Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 941 64-0 (1975) Author: Olson, Jr., Lyndon Adding an exemption to the Texas Minimum Wage Act of 1970 concerning employees in certain child caring institutions. House: Health & Welfare Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 2035 64-0 (1975) Author: Hall, Anthony Relating to the Texas Minimum Wage Act 1970. House: Labor Referred to Committee on Labor
HB 632 63-0 (1973) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to exemption of certain employees from coverage under the Texas Minimum Wage Act of 1970 and the amount of the minimum wage. House: Labor Subcommittee hearing date
HB 669 63-0 (1973) Author: Hall, Anthony Relating to the exemption of certain employees from coverage under the Texas Minimum Wage Act of 1970; the amount of the minimum wage; and penalties. House: Labor Rules failed to suspend
HB 724 63-0 (1973) Author: Scoggins, Ralph "Skip" Relating to the exemption of certain employees from coverage under the Texas Minimum Wage Act of 1970 and the amount of minimum wage. House: Labor Subcommittee hearing date
SB 289 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the exemption of certain employees from coverage under the Texas Minimum Wage Act of 1970 and the amount of the minimum wage. Senate: Human Resources Committee hearing date
SB 551 62-0 (1971) Author: Bernal, Joe J. Relating to the amount of the minimum wage and its coverage; providing further authority for obtaining data with relation to setting the piece rate.
SB 687 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to exemptions for coverage under the Texas Minimum Wage Act of 1970.
HB 156 61-0 (1969) Author: Longoria, Raul | et. al. Relating to the establishment and operation of a minimum wage; providing a penalty.
SB 121 61-0 (1969) Author: Bernal, Joseph J. | et. al. Relating to the establishment and operation of a minimum wage; providing a penalty.
HB 57 61-1 (1969) Author: Niland, Thomas M. "Tom" Relating to exemption of certain residential hotels from the minimum wage.
HB 308 59-0 (1965) Author: Alaniz, John C. | et. al. Relating to establishing a state minimum wage; providing for enforcement and for penalties.
HB 178 58-0 (1963) Author: Alaniz, John C. Relating to establishing a state minimum wage; providing for enforcement and for penalties.
SB 131 58-0 (1963) Author: Spears, Jr., Franklin Scott Relating to establishing a state minimum wage; providing for enforcement and for penalties.
SB 214 58-0 (1963) Author: Kennard, Don Relating to minimum wages and longevity pay of members of City Fire Departments and Police Departments.
HB 319 57-0 (1961) Author: McGregor, Malcolm | et. al. Relating to establishing a State minimum wage; providing for enforcement and for penalties.
HB 410 56-0 (1959) Author: Kilgarlin, William Wayne "Bill" Relating to establishing a state minimum wage, providing certain exemptions, making employers liable to employees for unpaid minimum wages, prohibiting discrimination against employees for claiming under this Act; providing for enforcement and for penalties.
SB 388 55-0 (1957) Author: Gonzalez, Henry Barbosa Relating to establishing a state minimum wage, providing certain exemptions, making employers liable to employees for unpaid minimum wage, prohibiting discrimination against employees for claiming under this Act; providing for enforcement and for penalties.
HB 102 53-0 (1953) Author: Berlin, Edgar Lee Relating to requiring all employers in The State of Texas to pay to employees minimum wages of seventy-five cents per hour, defining terms, providing penalty for failure to pay minimum wage, providing civil suits by employees, providing enforcement procedures.
HB 500 49-0 (1945) Author: Sparks, James Thomas Relating to providing for the general welfare and to protect the health, efficiency and general well being of members in the state of Texas by providing for the elimination of wage and hour standards detrimental to the health, efficiency and general well being of workers, to prescribe the minimum wage and maximum hour standards; to prescribe penalties for violations of this Act or all orders or regulations of the Commissioner of Labor Statistics authorized hereunder; and to repeal such laws or parts of laws as are specifically provided for in this Act.
HB 551 47-0 (1941) Author: Boone, Sr., Lester Carl | et. al. Relating to providing for the general welfare and to protect the health, efficiency, and general well-being of workers in the State of Texas by providing for the elimination of wage and hour standards detrimental to the health and well-being of workers, to prescribe minimum wage and maximum hour standars; providing for penalties.
HB 100 38-0 (1923) Author: Teer, Claud D. Relating to regulating the employment of women and minors and establishing a minimum wage commission to investigate and deal with such employment, including the fixing of a minimum wage; providing for an appropriation therefor, and fixing penalties for the violation thereof.
HB 243 38-0 (1923) Author: Rogers, James Preston Relating to protecting the health and welfare of women and minor workers in Texas by establishing a minimum wage commission and providing for the determination of minimum wages for women and minors.
HB 863 33-0 (1913) Author: Morris, Leopold | et. al. Relating to providing for the appointment of a commission to investigate the wages of women and minors and to report on the advisability of establishing minimum wage boards.

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