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HB 52 85-0 (2017) Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws governing immigration and the duties of law enforcement agencies concerning arrested persons and certain persons lawfully detained. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 81 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al. Relating to the civil and criminal penalties for possession of certain small amounts of marihuana and an exception to prosecution for possession of associated drug paraphernalia; creating a criminal offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 103 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to certain body cavity searches conducted by a peace officer. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 158 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the recording and disclosure of certain grand jury proceedings that involve a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 245 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to certain reporting requirements for law enforcement agencies and to the creation of a criminal justice web portal by the office of the attorney general; providing a civil penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 263 85-0 (2017) Author: Lozano, J. M.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to the issuance of "Back the Blue" specialty license plates. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 364 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to exemptions for disabled peace officers and fire fighters from payment of tuition and fees at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 375 85-0 (2017) Author: Stickland, Jonathan | et. al. Relating to providing for the carrying of handguns without a license and to related offenses and penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 414 85-0 (2017) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the electronic recording of certain custodial interrogations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 429 85-0 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason | et. al. Relating to increasing the punishment for an offense committed against a person because of the person's status as a peace officer, a firefighter, or emergency medical services personnel. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 457 85-0 (2017) Author: Holland, Justin | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the confidentiality of certain home address information in ad valorem tax appraisal records. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 458 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to the issuance of peace officer specialty license plates; eliminating a fee. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 473 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al. Relating to the employment of certain peace officers, detention officers, county jailers, or firefighters who are injured in the course and scope of duty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 567 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 571 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 574 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to a limitation on the authority to arrest a person for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 603 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis | et. al. Relating to the adoption of a physical fitness test by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 621 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to requirements for certain applicants to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 625 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the regular psychological examination of peace officers by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 774 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 813 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 814 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 873 85-0 (2017) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
Relating to prohibiting certain establishments serving the public from restricting a peace officer or special investigator from carrying a weapon on the premises. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 912 85-0 (2017) Author: Romero, Ramon | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the licensing and regulation of providers of driver and traffic safety education. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 1163 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to eligibility for membership and funding of benefits for certain law enforcement, custodial, and other peace officers. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
HB 1265 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliverson, Tom | et. al. Relating to training of peace officers employed by the Department of Public Safety concerning the enforcement of federal immigration laws. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1289 85-0 (2017) Author: Murr, Andrew Relating to the transportation of a person believed to be a person with mental illness. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1349 85-0 (2017) Author: Gooden, Lance Relating to judicial and law enforcement authority in certain municipalities on a segment of a highway or street that abuts property located in the municipality. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1526 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the provision of certain state benefits to certain peace officers and certain active and retired employees of community supervision and corrections departments. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1545 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the acceptance of certain high school courses to satisfy part of the training required to obtain a peace officer license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1574 85-0 (2017) Author: Wilson, Terry M. | et. al.
Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
Relating to documentation regarding an arrest of a person without a warrant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on intent calendar
HB 1688 85-0 (2017) Author: Burrows, Dustin | et. al. Relating to the designation of a liaison to assist law enforcement personnel with workers' compensation claims. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1750 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to exempting certain honorably retired peace officers from continuing education requirements. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1751 85-0 (2017) Author: Krause, Matt Relating to increasing the punishment for assault committed against a peace officer. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1780 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to requirements for membership in the reserve officer corps of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1864 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to training regarding interactions with law enforcement during traffic stops. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1906 85-0 (2017) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to retirement benefits for certain peace officers who are members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas, including the creation of a peace officer supplemental retirement fund. House: Pensions No action taken in committee
HB 1907 85-0 (2017) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to retirement benefits for certain peace officers who are members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions No action taken in committee
HB 1914 85-0 (2017) Author: Cain, Briscoe Relating to the issuance of a citation for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1919 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to increasing the punishment for an offense committed against a person because of bias or prejudice on the basis of service as a peace officer, a firefighter, or emergency medical services personnel and to the confidentiality of personal information regarding certain persons who provide that service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1969 85-0 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria Relating to the establishment of a municipal marshal reserve force. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1972 85-0 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the model training curriculum and required training for certain school district peace officers and school resource officers. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2009 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to an exemption for certain law enforcement and military personnel from the requirement to complete a hunter education program. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2030 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to an offense report prepared in the investigation of a criminal case. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2044 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to matters concerning peace officers, including racial profiling, use of force, equipment, and disciplinary procedures. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2074 85-0 (2017) Author: Cortez, Philip | et. al. Relating to specialty license plates issued for peace officers wounded or killed in the line of duty and eliminating the fee for the issuance of those plates. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2226 85-0 (2017) Author: Lang, Mike Relating to complaints filed against certain law enforcement officers, peace officers, detention officers, and county jailers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2318 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil Relating to requirements for certain applicants to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving certain fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2467 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al. Relating to a grant program to support the provision of critical incident stress debriefing to certain peace officers. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2482 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al. Relating to the authority of certain counties to operate a roadway clearance program; creating an offense. House: County Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2523 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the investigation of fraud, waste, and abuse in certain public benefits programs by the office of inspector general for the Health and Human Services Commission. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 2619 85-0 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan | et. al.
Relating to grant programs to maintain peace officers' mental health and provide critical incident stress debriefing for certain officers. House: Public Health
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2702 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses and the confinement or release of those individuals prior to prosecution. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2772 85-0 (2017) Author: Phelan, Dade Relating to requirements for peace officers to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2820 85-0 (2017) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to establishing the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony Committee to recognize and honor peace officers who were killed in the line of duty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2908 85-0 (2017) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to the punishment for a criminal offense committed against a person because of bias or prejudice on the basis of status as a peace officer or judge; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2913 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the transfer and transportation from one facility to another of an individual under an emergency mental health detention. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2965 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil Relating to the retirement eligibility of certain peace officers who are members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions Referred to Pensions
HB 2978 85-0 (2017) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to the notification of a peace officer through an indication associated with vehicle registration or a driver's license that a person has a health condition that may impede communication. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3033 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César Relating to hiring and licensing certain veterans as peace officers. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3050 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to driver's and learner licenses and the issuance of certain driver's licenses and identification certificates; authorizing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3090 85-0 (2017) Author: Cyrier, John Relating to the enforcement of laws prohibiting outdoor burning of waste and combustible material. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 3134 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the electronic recording and admissibility of certain custodial interrogations. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3242 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to eligibility for and the revocation of a license to carry a handgun. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3391 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the creation of a specialty court for certain public safety employees who commit a criminal offense; imposing fees for participation and testing, counseling, and treatment. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3431 85-0 (2017) Author: Gooden, Lance Relating to training for peace officers on enforcing the Private Security Act. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3515 85-0 (2017) Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara Relating to the disposition by a peace officer of certain Class B misdemeanors. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3647 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Monument and Ceremony. House: House Administration
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 3681 85-0 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the investigation of deaths involving peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3824 85-0 (2017) Author: Rose, Toni | et. al. Relating to the duties and powers of peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3908 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homestead of an eligible peace officer who resides in a qualified high crime area. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 4005 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to civilian complaint review boards in certain municipalities and counties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 4091 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to reporting requirements for and the availability of information regarding certain uses of force, injuries, or deaths caused by peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HJR 115 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation all or part of the market value of the residence homestead of a peace officer who resides in a high crime area. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
SB 30 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Relating to inclusion of instruction regarding interaction with peace officers in the required curriculum for certain public school students and in driver education courses and to civilian interaction training for peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 101 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to commissioned security officers employed by the board of trustees of a school district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 170 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to a civil action to collect a civil penalty for possession of certain small amounts of marihuana and an exception to prosecution for possession of associated drug paraphernalia. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 202 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to inclusion of instruction regarding interaction with peace officers in the required curriculum for ninth grade public school students and to civilian interaction training for peace officers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 233 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to training regarding interactions with law enforcement during traffic stops. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 271 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 342 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the amount of the fee paid by a defendant for a peace officer's services in executing or processing an arrest warrant, capias, or capias pro fine. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 344 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Sheffield, J. D.
Relating to the authority of emergency medical services personnel of certain emergency medical services providers to transport a person for emergency detention. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 381 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 401 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al. Relating to the seizure of property by a peace officer. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 483 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 486 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards in certain municipalities. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 487 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to increasing the criminal penalty prescribed for certain acts of official oppression. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 630 85-0 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn Relating to documentation regarding an arrest of a person without a warrant. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 672 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the collection and publication of the number of security personnel or commissioned peace officers employed by each school district and assigned to each district campus. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 899 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to increasing the punishment for an offense committed against a person because of the person's status as a peace officer, a firefighter, or emergency medical services personnel. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 997 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to peace officer enforcement of federal immigration law at places of worship, hospitals, public schools, and courthouses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1320 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to establishing a protective order registry and the duties of courts in regard to the registry. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1366 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to eligibility for membership and funding of benefits for certain law enforcement, custodial, and other peace officers. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1487 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to preventing racial profiling and video and audio equipment and recordings of certain law enforcement motor vehicle stops; creating an offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1617 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to the reporting requirements for certain injuries or deaths caused by peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1641 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Monument. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1793 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to complaints filed against certain law enforcement officers, peace officers, detention officers, county jailers, and fire fighters. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1808 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to increasing the punishment for an offense committed against a person because of bias or prejudice on the basis of service as a peace officer and to an education campaign regarding the importance of peace officers in the community. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1849 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses, to the confinement, conviction, or release of those individuals, and to grants supporting populations that are more likely to interact frequently with law enforcement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
See remarks for effective date
SB 1975 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to establishing the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony Committee to recognize and honor peace officers who were killed in the line of duty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 150 85-1 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the model training curriculum and required training for certain school district peace officers and school resource officers. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 314 85-1 (2017) Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara | et. al. Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homestead of an eligible peace officer who resides in a qualified high crime area. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 44 85-1 (2017) Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation all or part of the market value of the residence homestead of a peace officer who resides in a high crime area. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 11 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 137 84-0 (2015) Author: Stickland, Jonathan Relating to grants of appropriated money to certain peace officer organizations. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 195 84-0 (2015) Author: Stickland, Jonathan | et. al. Relating to the carrying of handguns; providing for the open carrying of handguns; removing the requirement that a person who may lawfully possess handguns obtain a Concealed Handgun License in order to carry a handgun lawfully in the state of Texas, and conforming changes. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 261 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 265 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to enhancing the penalty prescribed for certain acts of official oppression. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 324 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al.
Sponsor: Burton, Konni
Relating to a requirement that a peace officer obtain a search warrant before conducting a body cavity search during a traffic stop. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 368 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the duties of a peace officer investigating a family violence allegation or responding to a disturbance call that may involve family violence and the admissibility of certain evidence obtained during that investigation or response. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Withdrawn from schedule
HB 563 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of official oppression. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 593 84-0 (2015) Author: Collier, Nicole | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to canine encounter training for peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 674 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to permitting a residency requirement for police officers in certain municipalities. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Left pending in committee
HB 716 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the certification of certain peace officers to enforce commercial motor vehicle safety standards. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 749 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the dismissal of a case within the jurisdiction of a municipal court if a peace officer fails to appear for trial. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 803 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the filing of a complaint for certain misdemeanor offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 865 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the recording of certain grand jury proceedings that involve a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 872 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the reactivation of a peace officer license; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1035 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to criminal offenses involving the filming, recording, photographing, documenting, or observing of a peace officer. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Left pending in committee
HB 1036 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Relating to reporting requirements for certain injuries or deaths caused by peace officers and for certain injuries or deaths of peace officers. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1115 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the appearance of certain misdemeanor defendants before a magistrate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1270 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the authority of the Department of Agriculture to employ and commission peace officers as investigators. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1338 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to training for peace officers and first responders on certain persons affected by trauma. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1369 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the creation of a special prosecution division in the office of the attorney general to investigate and prosecute peace officer misconduct. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Left pending in committee
HB 1396 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul
Sponsor: Burton, Konni | et. al.
Relating to certain criminal offenses, punishments, and procedures; the construction of certain statutes and rules that create or define criminal offenses and penalties; a review of certain penal laws of this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1417 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
Relating to peace officer identification cards. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1425 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al. Relating to the amount of the fee paid by a defendant for a peace officer's services in executing or processing an arrest warrant, capias, or capias pro fine. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1821 84-0 (2015) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to eligibility for membership and funding of benefits for certain law enforcement, custodial, and other peace officers. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
HB 1840 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the appointment by the attorney general of a special prosecutor to prosecute certain offenses committed that cause serious bodily injury or death by peace officers. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Left pending in committee
HB 1893 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the authority of an open-enrollment charter school to commission peace officers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1916 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheffield, J. D. Relating to the enforcement of certain local traffic laws on the campus of a public or private institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2037 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to compensation and leave for certain peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2135 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Doug
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the purchasing of a firearm of an honorably retired or deceased peace officer. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2279 84-0 (2015) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to child and adolescent interaction education and training for certain peace and reserve law enforcement officers. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2298 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to prohibiting certain public places from excluding peace officers or special investigators from carrying weapons on the premises. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2320 84-0 (2015) Author: Peña, Gilbert Relating to requirements for a peace officer stopping a motor vehicle for a suspected violation of a traffic law. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2357 84-0 (2015) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the investigation of deaths involving peace officers. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Left pending in committee
HB 2397 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James Relating to public school interventions and procedures for truancy. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2486 84-0 (2015) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the right of a person to enter the person's residence or former residence accompanied by a peace officer to recover certain personal property; creating an offense. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2604 84-0 (2015) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to a concealed handgun license application that is submitted by a peace officer or a member of the state military forces. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2614 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to a peace officer training advisory committee. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select Left pending in committee
HB 2684 84-0 (2015) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the creation of a model training curriculum and to the required training for certain school district peace officers and school resource officers. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2838 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit to provide an additional exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homesteads of certain surviving spouses of peace officers and firefighters killed in the line of duty. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2877 84-0 (2015) Author: Stephenson, Phil | et. al. Relating to peace officers who are members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
HB 2933 84-0 (2015) Author: Anderson, Rodney | et. al. Relating to retirement benefits for certain peace officers who are members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas, including the creation of a peace officer supplemental retirement fund. House: Pensions Left pending in committee
HB 3149 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to granting limited state law enforcement authority to special agents of the Office of Inspector General of the United States Department of Homeland Security. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3211 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Phil
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to training requirements for peace officers appointed to supervisory positions. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3212 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Phil
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to peace officer identification cards. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3317 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to continuing education requirements regarding autism awareness for peace officers. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select No action taken in committee
HB 3388 84-0 (2015) Author: Faircloth, Wayne Relating to increasing the fee on conviction paid by a defendant for a peace officer committing or releasing the defendant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3410 84-0 (2015) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to the authority of the Health and Human Services Commission to employ peace officers. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 3524 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to exemptions for disabled peace officers from payment of tuition and fees at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3553 84-0 (2015) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the definition of peace officer for purposes of intercepting or collecting information in relation to certain communications in an investigation of criminal conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3596 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to public school safety and security policies, procedures, and practices. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 3668 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the definition of peace officer for purposes of intercepting or collecting information in relation to certain communications in an investigation conducted by an arson investigating unit. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 3677 84-0 (2015) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to the authority of a peace officer to apprehend a person for emergency detention and the authority of certain facilities and physicians to temporarily detain a person with mental illness. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3909 84-0 (2015) Author: Stickland, Jonathan Relating to the execution of an arrest or search warrant. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 4108 84-0 (2015) Author: Burrows, Dustin Relating to the authority of a school district peace officer commissioned by certain school districts located in certain counties to issue citations to a child for certain Class C misdemeanor offenses committed on school property. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 3 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al. Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 41 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to exemptions for disabled peace officers from payment of tuition and fees at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 308 84-0 (2015) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to the powers and duties of campus police departments at private institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 320 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the enforcement of certain motor vehicle weight and safety standards. Senate: Transportation Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 338 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to duties of prosecutors. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 355 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to control measures for an individual exposed to a communicable disease. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 359 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Workman, Paul
Relating to the authority of a peace officer to apprehend a person for emergency detention and the authority of certain facilities and physicians to temporarily detain a person with mental illness. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 411 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the recording of certain grand jury proceedings that involve a peace officer. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 538 84-0 (2015) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al. Relating to the control of infectious diseases. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Withdrawn from schedule
SB 647 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the authority of an open-enrollment charter school to commission peace officers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 696 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to increasing the fee on conviction paid by a defendant for a peace officer committing or releasing the defendant. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 739 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the right of a person to enter the person's residence or former residence accompanied by a peace officer to recover certain personal property; creating an offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 877 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty. Filed
SB 942 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to warrants or orders issued to obtain certain information through installation or use of global positioning system wireless device trackers, international mobile subscriber identity locators, or other devices or equipment, and to public access to law enforcement or prosecutor requests for certain related location or communication information; creating an offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1037 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to law enforcement training programs and policies on using appropriate nonlethal force and nonviolent restraint; changing the education requirements for licensure as a peace officer. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1330 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna
Sponsor: Miller, Rick
Relating to injury leave for certain peace officers. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1352 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to a concealed handgun license application that is submitted by a peace officer or a member of the state military forces. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1355 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to compensation and leave for certain peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Corrected comm. report printed & distributed
SB 1506 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the amount of the fee paid by a defendant for a peace officer's services in executing or processing an arrest warrant, capias, or capias pro fine. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1838 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Workman, Paul
Relating to the definition of peace officer for purposes of intercepting or collecting information in relation to certain communications in an investigation conducted by an arson investigating unit. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Postponed
SB 1864 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al.
Sponsor: Canales, Terry | et. al.
Relating to requiring a peace officer to obtain a warrant to search a cellular telephone or other wireless communications device. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1959 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to peace officers commissioned by the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1987 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Minjarez, Ina
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing and to deaf or hard of hearing driver training for peace officers; authorizing a fee. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 1/1/16
SB 2005 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to eligibility for membership and funding of benefits for certain law enforcement, custodial, and other peace officers. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 77 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the verification of motor vehicle financial responsibility information. House: Transportation Considered in Calendars
HB 125 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the punishment prescribed for the offenses of false identification as a peace officer and misrepresentation of property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 157 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to detentions during motor vehicle stops for the purpose of determining the identity of persons operating the vehicles. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 168 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the operation, powers, and duties of certain water districts; providing clarification of existing authority with regard to the imposition or use of certain assessments, fees, or taxes; providing authority to change a fee or repeal a tax. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 183 83-0 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of official oppression. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 211 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the amount of the fee paid by a defendant for a peace officer's services in executing or processing an arrest warrant, capias, or capias pro fine. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 236 83-0 (2013) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the eligibility of certain peace officers for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the officers' residence homestead. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 245 83-0 (2013) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al. Relating to the authority of emergency room physicians and certain certified emergency medical services professionals to hold a person believed to have a mental illness; establishing mental health crisis intervention certification for certain emergency medical services personnel. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 266 83-0 (2013) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to enhancing the penalty prescribed for certain acts of official oppression. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 267 83-0 (2013) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 281 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the right of one immediate family member of certain deceased peace officers to make an oral statement regarding the terms of a plea bargain agreement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 375 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to peace officers commissioned by the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 435 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to the authority of a peace officer to take a blood specimen from the operator of a motor vehicle or watercraft to test for alcohol concentration or the presence of other intoxicating substances. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 447 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the rights of a person apprehended without a warrant for emergency detention. House: Human Services Withdrawn from schedule
HB 461 83-0 (2013) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain peace officers employed by a law enforcement agency. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 485 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the amount of the fees paid by certain peace officers, correctional officers, members of the state military forces, and veterans of the armed forces for a license to carry a concealed handgun and to the issuance of such a license to certain peace officers and members of the state military forces; authorizing a fee. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 501 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 553 83-0 (2013) Author: Otto, John | et. al. Relating to firearms and the preservation of the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution; providing penalties. House: Federalism & Fiscal Responsibility, Select Left pending in committee
HB 710 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the use by a peace officer of the officer's rank or status to advertise or promote certain private businesses. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 848 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the impoundment of a motor vehicle involved in an accident if operated without financial responsibility. House: Transportation No action taken in committee
HB 884 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the disposition of abandoned or unclaimed property seized at the time of certain arrests. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 917 83-0 (2013) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to education and training for certain school district peace officers and school resource officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 919 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to excepting certain vehicle location information from required disclosure under the public information law. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1016 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to legal representation for civil suits against peace officers employed by a school district. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1109 83-0 (2013) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to peace officer interaction with persons with mental illness. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1211 83-0 (2013) Author: Craddick, Tom Relating to the authority of the Midland County Hospital District of Midland County, Texas, to employ and commission peace officers. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1268 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the peace officers authorized to operate an authorized emergency service vehicle used to conduct a police escort. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1430 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the employment of certain peace officers, detention officers, county jailers, or firefighters who are injured in the course and scope of duty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1632 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to the confidentiality of certain identifying information of peace officers, county jailers, security officers, employees of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice or a prosecutor's office, or judges and their spouses. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1677 83-0 (2013) Author: Frullo, John Relating to reports of missing children or attempted child abductions and to education and training for peace officers regarding missing or exploited children. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1690 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Relating to measures to prevent or control the entry into or spread in this state of certain communicable diseases; providing a penalty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1697 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the employment of certain peace officers, detention officers, county jailers, or firefighters who are injured in the course and scope of duty. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1738 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to the emergency detention by a peace officer of a person who may have mental illness, including information provided to the person subject to detention and a standard form of notification of detention to be provided to a facility by a peace officer. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1856 83-0 (2013) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to the authority of a mental health facility to require a peace officer to transport a person apprehended for emergency detention to a medical facility to receive a medical evaluation before being transported to the mental health facility. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1931 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to compensation of property owners whose property is damaged as a result of a pursuit involving a law enforcement agency. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2221 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to a compliance report submitted to the United States Department of Education containing data concerning certain citations issued and certain incidences of students taken into custody on public school property. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2253 83-0 (2013) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al. Relating to compensation for commissioned peace officers employed by the attorney general. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2268 83-0 (2013) Author: Frullo, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to search warrants issued in this state and other states for certain customer data, communications, and other related information held in electronic storage in this state and other states by providers of electronic communications services and remote computing services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2463 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the contents of a court order appointing a guardian of the person of a ward. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2618 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the emergency detention of persons with mental illness. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2690 83-0 (2013) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the sale of a vehicle by an unlicensed seller; creating an offense. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
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 2899 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the accumulation and payment of sick leave for certain employees in sheriff's departments in certain counties. House: County Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3001 83-0 (2013) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the duties of a school district peace officer. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3142 83-0 (2013) Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Relating to handguns used to demonstrate proficiency in handgun use for purposes of obtaining a concealed handgun license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 3268 83-0 (2013) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to tuition and fee exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain peace officers and firefighters. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3331 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to complaints against peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3370 83-0 (2013) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the authority of certain retired peace officers and former reserve law enforcement officers to carry certain firearms. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3491 83-0 (2013) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to education and training for certain school district peace officers and school resource officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3559 83-0 (2013) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin | et. al.
Relating to the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Monument. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3630 83-0 (2013) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the exception of certain communications by law enforcement agencies and officers from disclosure under the public information law. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
HB 3738 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 52 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to exemptions for disabled peace officers from payment of tuition and fees at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Left pending in committee
SB 117 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the right of a person to enter the person's residence or former residence accompanied by a peace officer to recover certain personal property; providing penalties. Senate: Jurisprudence Committee report printed and distributed
SB 367 83-0 (2013) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Relating to the disposition of abandoned or unclaimed property seized at the time of certain arrests. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 526 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 543 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom
Relating to the authority of the Midland County Hospital District of Midland County, Texas, to employ and commission peace officers. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 545 83-0 (2013) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
Relating to the peace officers authorized to operate an authorized emergency service vehicle used to conduct a police escort. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 570 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the appointment of reserve peace officers by a fire marshal. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 742 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Frullo, John
Relating to reports of missing children, missing persons, or attempted child abductions and to education and training for peace officers regarding missing or exploited children. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 897 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to the offenses of interference with public duties, required obedience to the order or direction of a police officer, and assault, certain unsuccessful prosecutions therefor, and related civil liability of a governmental unit. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 902 83-0 (2013) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to the operation, powers, and duties of certain water districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
See remarks for effective date
SB 988 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the exception of certain communications by law enforcement agencies and officers from disclosure under the public information law. Senate: Open Government Referred to Open Government
SB 1052 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Frullo, John | et. al.
Relating to search warrants issued in this state and other states for certain customer data, communications, and other information held in electronic storage in this state and other states by providers of electronic communications services and remote computing services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
House passage as amended reported
SB 1122 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to a prohibition against the use of certain sprays, stun guns, and Tasers by school district peace officers, security personnel, and other employees against public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1189 83-0 (2013) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen
Relating to the disposition of certain firearms seized by a law enforcement agency. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1205 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the employment of certain peace officers, detention officers, county jailers, or firefighters who are injured in the course and scope of duty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1206 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain peace officers employed by a law enforcement agency. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1591 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the emergency detention of persons with mental illness. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1592 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to a peace officer's determination whether medical services are needed for persons apprehended for emergency detention. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1593 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to a standard form of notification for the detention of a person with mental illness. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1769 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: White, James
Relating to the creation of an advisory committee to examine the fingerprinting practices of juvenile probation departments. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 49 83-2 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to a requirement that a peace officer obtain a search warrant before conducting a body cavity search. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 40 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to collective bargaining by law enforcement officers and firefighters. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 41 82-0 (2011) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the penalty for certain conduct constituting an offense for false report to peace officer or law enforcement employee. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 78 82-0 (2011) Author: Flynn, Dan
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the purchase of food and beverages by certain state law enforcement agencies for peace officer training functions. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 242 82-0 (2011) Author: Craddick, Tom | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the enforcement of public safety, including the privileges and duties of certain types of law enforcement officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 311 82-0 (2011) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the duty of a peace officer to inquire into the immigration status of persons arrested on other grounds. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 343 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the reporting and recording of a motor vehicle accident involving an official vehicle driven by a peace officer, firefighter, or an emergency medical services employee in the course of official duties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 348 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to education and training for certain school district peace officers and school resource officers employed by a school district. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 349 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to requiring a school district to adopt a policy and collect data regarding restraints administered and citations issued by a school district peace officer. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 439 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and certain local law enforcement agencies to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 440 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the authority of a peace officer to take a blood specimen from a vehicle operator to test for alcohol concentration or other intoxicating substances. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 443 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al. Relating to the amount of the fee paid by a defendant for a peace officer's services in executing or processing an arrest warrant, capias, or capias pro fine. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 480 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the continuing education requirements for certain peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 512 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 595 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Relating to the punishment prescribed for false identification as a peace officer. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 647 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the public safety director's appointment of reserve law enforcement officers for the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Corrected comm. rept. sent to Local & Consent
HB 697 82-0 (2011) Author: Hunter, Todd Relating to the status of certain training programs for peace officers, reserve law enforcement officers, county jailers, and recruits. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 783 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 812 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the definition of peace officer for purposes of intercepting or collecting information in relation to certain communications in an investigation of criminal conduct. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 837 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to the authority of peace officers to request thumbprints during motor vehicle stops. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 858 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to the authority of the El Paso County Hospital District to employ and commission peace officers. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 939 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to the amount of the fee paid by a defendant for certain services performed by a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1047 82-0 (2011) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al. Relating to the impoundment of a motor vehicle if operated without financial responsibility. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1083 82-0 (2011) Author: Elkins, Gary | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the issuance of an identification card to certain honorably retired peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1101 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the right of one immediate family member of certain deceased peace officers to make an oral statement regarding the terms of a plea bargain agreement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1161 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to granting limited state law enforcement authority to certain federal officers and agents. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Returned to committee by Calendars Committee
HB 1163 82-0 (2011) Author: Keffer, Jim
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to tuition and fee exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain peace officers and firefighters. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 1215 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the creation of the offense of unauthorized acquisition or transfer of certain financial information. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1242 82-0 (2011) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the regulation of certain metal dealers; providing criminal penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 1254 82-0 (2011) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Jose
Relating to consideration of the consolidation of school district employment of peace officers and security personnel in certain counties. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Effective immediately
HB 1297 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the enforcement of certain laws governing immigration and to certain requirements concerning illegal criminal aliens in the custody of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1328 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Relating to the training for and use of electromagnetic pulse devices by peace officers and reserve law enforcement officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1377 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to the authority of peace officers to request fingerprints during motor vehicle stops. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1379 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the purchasing of a firearm from the county by an honorably retired law enforcement officer. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1470 82-0 (2011) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the creation of the Texas State Civilian Complaint Review Board to investigate certain allegations of peace officer misconduct. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety No action taken in subcommittee
HB 1503 82-0 (2011) Author: White, James | et. al.
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the qualifications to serve as a special peace officer at a polling place. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1640 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of official oppression. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1743 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the information provided by a peace officer before requesting a specimen to determine intoxication. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1800 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the detection and reporting of unauthorized immigration, the collection and dissemination of information concerning unauthorized immigration, and the enforcement of certain laws governing immigration. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1926 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the administration of elections; creating an offense. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1961 82-0 (2011) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to provision of workers' compensation medical benefits to a peace officer or firefighter injured in the line of duty; providing an administrative violation. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1988 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to the right of one immediate family member of certain deceased peace officers to make an oral statement regarding the terms of a plea bargain agreement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2146 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to the designation of certain municipal housing authority employees as peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2316 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to county powers, duties, and services, including the powers and duties of certain districts, and the authorization of certain health care programs and studies. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2361 82-0 (2011) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the authority of a municipality, a county, or the Department of Public Safety to enforce compliance with posted speed limits by an automated traffic control system. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2490 82-0 (2011) Author: Solomons, Burt
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the regulation of crafted precious metal dealers; providing criminal and administrative penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
HB 2607 82-0 (2011) Author: Beck, Marva Relating to a temporary exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a firefighter or peace officer killed while performing official duties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2656 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain peace officers employed by a law enforcement agency. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 2686 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the impoundment of a motor vehicle involved in an accident if operated without financial responsibility. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2718 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the definition of peace officer. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 2736 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to the designation of certain code compliance division employees as peace officers. House: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2768 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John | et. al. Relating to the authority of the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribe to commission peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2823 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to educational and training requirements for certain peace officers on ethical decision making. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2847 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the use of video teleconferencing systems in certain criminal proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2950 82-0 (2011) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to the limitation of liability of certain landowners. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3099 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the office of inspector general of the Department of Public Safety. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3131 82-0 (2011) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to providing that certain travel vouchers submitted by peace officers assigned to a protective detail are confidential. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Returned to committee
HB 3195 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to compensatory time off for certain state employees. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3227 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3357 82-0 (2011) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3495 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to workers' compensation death benefit eligibility for certain spouses of certain peace officers killed in the line of duty. House: State Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3692 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to peace officer interaction with persons with mental illness and to a person's incompetency to stand trial. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3815 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the authority of the Ector County Hospital District to employ and commission peace officers. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HJR 128 82-0 (2011) Author: Beck, Marva Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a temporary exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a firefighter or peace officer killed while performing official duties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 9 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Miller, Sid
Relating to homeland security; providing penalties. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 126 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the duty of a peace officer to inquire into the lawful presence of certain persons. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 168 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 244 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen
Relating to the continuing education requirements for certain peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 259 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to the duty of a peace officer to inquire into the immigration status of persons arrested on other grounds. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 374 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the amount of the fee paid by a defendant for a peace officer's services in executing or processing an arrest warrant, capias, or capias pro fine. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 464 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to tracking peace officer membership in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 465 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to retirement benefits of school district or institution of higher education peace officers under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 531 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and certain local law enforcement agencies to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 536 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the use of certain discipline management practices or behavior management techniques by peace officers employed or commissioned by school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 601 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose
Sponsor: Gonzalez, Naomi
Relating to the authority of the El Paso County Hospital District to employ and commission peace officers. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 774 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to exemptions for disabled peace officers from the payment of tuition and fees at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Co-author authorized
SB 811 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Hardcastle, Rick
Relating to the regulation of the practice of veterinary medicine. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 885 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al. Relating to the designation of certain inspector generals of municipalities as peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Co-author authorized
SB 1162 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to reporting regarding, the apprehension and transportation of, and records relating to certain persons who are or may be persons with mental illness. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 1174 82-0 (2011) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to provision of workers' compensation medical benefits to a peace officer or firefighter injured in the line of duty; providing an administrative violation. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1183 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the offense of coercing a person to have or seek an abortion and informed and voluntary consent for an abortion; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1210 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the issuance of identification cards to certain peace officers and honorably retired peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1239 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce Relating to a prohibition against the use of certain sprays, stun guns, and tasers by school district peace officers, security personnel, and other employees against public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1292 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen | et. al.
Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to a peace officer that includes an alternative to the officer's residence address. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1378 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Otto, John | et. al.
Relating to the authority of the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribe to commission peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1417 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Murphy, Jim
Relating to the limitation of liability of certain landowners. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1554 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to the designation of certain municipal housing authority employees as peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1600 82-0 (2011) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: King, Phil | et. al.
Relating to the registration of peace officers as private security officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1676 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to educational and training requirements for certain peace officers on ethical decision making. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1787 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Martinez Fischer, Trey
Relating to the information provided by a peace officer before requesting a specimen to determine intoxication. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1850 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to appeals regarding cruelly treated animals. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1923 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to providing that certain travel vouchers submitted by peace officers assigned to a protective detail are confidential. Senate: Open Government, Select Left pending in committee
SB 1 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
HB 95 81-0 (2009) Author: Hodge, Terri Relating to the authority of certain private institutions of higher education to enter into mutual assistance agreements regarding the enforcement of state or local law. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 115 81-0 (2009) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the authority of a county tax assessor-collector to commission certain employees as peace officers. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 120 81-0 (2009) Author: Heflin, Joe | et. al. Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to a peace officer or a special investigator that includes an alternative to the officer's residence address. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 169 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al. Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Public Safety and certain local law enforcement agencies to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 175 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Susan Relating to continuing education and training for peace officers relating to the investigation and prevention of drive-by shootings. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 189 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the effect of a peace officer's determination of financial responsibility for a motor vehicle through use of the motor vehicle financial responsibility verification program. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 224 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to available training for school resource officers and school district peace officers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 259 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the impoundment of motor vehicle license plates and the suspension of the vehicle registration for failure to maintain financial responsibility. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 314 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Safety concerning certain intoxication offenses. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 479 81-0 (2009) Author: Heflin, Joe Relating to additional sick leave for certain peace officers and corrections officers who work overtime. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 560 81-0 (2009) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to injury leave for peace officers injured by an intoxicated driver of a motor vehicle or boat. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 733 81-0 (2009) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the definition of a police vehicle for the purposes of certain traffic laws. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 750 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 778 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to the prosecution by the attorney general of campaign finance offenses alleged to have been committed in connection with a state office or an election on a constitutional amendment. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 779 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to higher education student loan repayment assistance for peace officers. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 805 81-0 (2009) Author: Quintanilla, Chente | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the definitions of police vehicle and authorized emergency vehicle for the purposes of certain traffic laws. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 823 81-0 (2009) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to the authority of a peace officer to take a blood specimen from a vehicle operator to test for alcohol concentration or other intoxicating substances. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 917 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 953 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the employment of school district peace officers and the enforcement of certain violations under a student code of conduct. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 997 81-0 (2009) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to retirement and health insurance benefits of school district peace officers under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 1027 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the authority of a peace officer to stop, detain, or arrest a person for a violation of certain traffic offenses. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1054 81-0 (2009) Author: Mallory Caraway, Barbara | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the enforcement of certain traffic laws; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
No action taken in committee
HB 1164 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to restrictions on the use of a stun gun; providing certain criminal penalties and defenses to prosecution. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1177 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the eligibility of certain peace officers and firefighters for legislative leave. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1187 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the membership of the board of managers for certain emergency communication districts. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1383 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to access to certain information under the public information law concerning public officers and employees. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1480 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the use of video teleconferencing systems in certain criminal proceedings. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1490 81-0 (2009) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al. Relating to injury leave and related benefits for certain state peace officers injured in the course of performance of duty. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1491 81-0 (2009) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain peace officers employed by a law enforcement agency. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1531 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda | et. al. Relating to the amount of the fee paid by a defendant for a peace officer's services in executing or processing an arrest warrant, capias, or capias pro fine. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1610 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to the waiver of state park entrance fees for active or retired peace officers. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 1639 81-0 (2009) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to certain peace officers commissioned by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1644 81-0 (2009) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to admonishments given to a person charged with a misdemeanor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1659 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Phil
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to creating an exception to the offense of unlawful installation of a tracking device. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1960 81-0 (2009) Author: Maldonado, Diana | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the payment for an appearance as a witness for certain peace officers and firefighters. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1988 81-0 (2009) Author: McReynolds, Jim | et. al. Relating to the duties of a peace officer and the Department of Public Safety in connection with the suspension of a driver's license for a failure to pass a blood or breath test for intoxication or the presence of alcohol. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 2009 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to the fee for issuance of specialty license plates to certain wounded peace officers and to the families of certain peace officers killed in the line of duty. House: Transportation Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2045 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to retirement benefits for certain police officers in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2068 81-0 (2009) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to an identification card for certain retired peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2076 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to the impact of the presence of certain peace officers on the admissibility of certain statements made by children. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2092 81-0 (2009) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to paid leave time for a peace officer to attend certain education and training programs. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 2145 81-0 (2009) Author: Miklos, Robert | et. al. Relating to the right of one immediate family member of certain deceased peace officers to make an oral statement regarding the terms of a plea bargain agreement. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2222 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a prohibition on law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2347 81-0 (2009) Author: Thibaut, Kristi | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to tuition and fee exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain peace officers enrolled in criminal justice or law enforcement course work and for certain educational aides. House: Public Safety
Senate: Higher Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 2469 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al. Relating to certain mass transit entities. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2482 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the display of emergency lighting on the personal vehicle of a reserve peace officer. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2523 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the purchasing of a firearm from the county by an honorably retired law enforcement officer. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2580 81-0 (2009) Author: Frost, Stephen
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the establishment of a peace officer employment opportunity Internet website by the Texas Workforce Commission. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2799 81-0 (2009) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the responsibilities of a person who qualifies for a peace officer license but has not yet been appointed as a peace officer. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2862 81-0 (2009) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the Texas Rangers' Unsolved Crimes Investigation Team. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2870 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Phil Relating to the requirement that certain state and local governmental entities designate a firearms proficiency officer and require weapons proficiency. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2873 81-0 (2009) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the punishment prescribed for the offense of evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2937 81-0 (2009) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al. Relating to higher education student loan repayment assistance for peace officers. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2989 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the reactivation of a peace officer license for certain peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2998 81-0 (2009) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the reporting and recording of a motor vehicle accident involving an official vehicle driven by a peace officer, firefighter, or an emergency medical services employee in the course of official duties. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3023 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to a temporary moratorium on the use of stun guns by law enforcement agencies and peace officers. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 3201 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Phil
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the designation of certain fire marshals and related officers, inspectors, and investigators as peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 3255 81-0 (2009) Author: Gattis, Dan | et. al. Relating to the impoundment of a motor vehicle if operated without financial responsibility. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 3434 81-0 (2009) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to collective bargaining by law enforcement officers and firefighters. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Left pending in committee
HB 3475 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, John Relating to the procedures for certain honorably retired peace officers to maintain a license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 3485 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to certain county, municipal, district, and other governmental functions, procedures, powers, duties, and services, including certain criminal procedures. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3563 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to reports on racial profiling in connection with motor vehicle stops; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 3566 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the rights of certain county law enforcement officers. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 3770 81-0 (2009) Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al. Relating to the continuing education and intermediate proficiency certificate requirements of peace officers. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3786 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to privately funded memorials honoring certain peace officers killed in the line of duty. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3803 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Tracy Relating to railroad peace officers appointed by the public safety director of the Department of Public Safety. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3883 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to certain warning signs required on certain premises. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 4134 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the exception from required public disclosure of certain personal information of public employees and public officials. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4161 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the creation of the office of inspector general and the appointment of inspectors general at the Health and Human Services Commission, Texas Youth Commission, Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas, Texas Education Agency, and Texas Department of Transportation; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4177 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to the duties of a peace officer in connection with the suspension of a driver's license for a failure to pass a blood or breath test for intoxication or the presence of alcohol. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 4253 81-0 (2009) Author: Miklos, Robert Relating to higher education student loan repayment assistance for peace officers. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 4322 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the imposition of county or municipal occupation taxes on certain coin-operated amusement gaming devices. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 4688 81-0 (2009) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the protection and care of individuals with mental retardation who reside in a state developmental center. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
SB 280 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the exception from required public disclosure of certain personal information of public employees and public officials. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 298 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and certain local law enforcement agencies to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
SB 331 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
Relating to access to certain information under the public information law concerning public officers and employees. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 389 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the definition of a police vehicle for the purposes of certain traffic laws. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 417 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Isett, Carl | et. al.
Relating to the purchase of a retired firearm from the Parks and Wildlife Department by a game warden. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 489 81-0 (2009) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the establishment of a peace officer employment opportunity Internet website by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 643 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Rose, Patrick | et. al.
Relating to the protection and care of individuals with mental retardation and to certain legal protections for individuals with disabilities; providing criminal penalties. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 650 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Hopson, Chuck
Relating to certain peace officers commissioned by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 651 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to restrictions on the use of a stun gun; providing certain criminal penalties and defenses to prosecution. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 687 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn | et. al.
Sponsor: Driver, Joe
Relating to injury leave and related benefits for certain state peace officers injured in the course of performance of duty. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 699 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to higher education student loan repayment assistance for peace officers. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 1120 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Relating to reports on racial profiling in connection with motor vehicle stops; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1153 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Martinez, Armando
Relating to the liability of a landowner for an act or omission of a firefighter or peace officer on the property of the landowner. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1165 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen
Relating to the use of certain vehicles for law enforcement purposes. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1174 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the disposition of the fines collected from persons issued citations for certain offenses by a school district peace officer. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1175 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the prosecution of the offense of failure to identify. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1176 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen | et. al.
Relating to the punishment prescribed for the offense of evading arrest or detention. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1186 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the responsibilities of a person who qualifies for a peace officer license but has not yet been appointed as a peace officer. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1236 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to admonishments given to a person charged with a misdemeanor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1263 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Eddie
Relating to certain mass transit entities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1303 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: King, Phil
Relating to the requirement that certain state and local governmental entities designate a firearms proficiency officer and require weapons proficiency. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1338 81-0 (2009) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the rights of certain county law enforcement officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1707 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1775 81-0 (2009) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Kuempel, Edmund
Relating to the Texas Rangers' unsolved crimes investigation team. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1904 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to promoting safety in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2028 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Eddie
Relating to privately funded memorials honoring certain peace officers killed in the line of duty. House: Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 2047 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen | et. al.
Relating to the interception or the collection of information from certain communications in an investigation of criminal conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 2123 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the administration of certain county services and duties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 2154 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: King, Phil
Relating to the confidentiality of certain travel vouchers submitted by certain peace officers. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2184 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the imposition of county or municipal occupation taxes on certain coin-operated amusement gaming devices. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2194 81-0 (2009) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the reporting and recording of a motor vehicle accident involving an official vehicle driven by a peace officer, fire fighter, or an emergency medical services employee in the course of official duties. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 2196 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the employment of peace officers by certain law enforcement agencies. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2327 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to a prohibition on the possession or smoking of a burning tobacco product in certain motor vehicles in which a person younger than 16 is present; providing a penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2436 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain peace officers employed by a law enforcement agency. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 124 80-0 (2007) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Law Enforcement Postponed
HB 242 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to certain warning signs required on certain premises. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 258 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al. Relating to the confiscation of firearms and ammunition during a state of disaster or emergency. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Laid on the table subject to call
HB 357 80-0 (2007) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the interception of or the collection of other information from certain communications in an investigation of criminal conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 405 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, John
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the authority of an emergency room physician to hold a person believed to have a mental illness. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Left pending in committee
HB 418 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to restricting the justified use of a Taser by a peace officer and certain other persons. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 434 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the appointment of certain employees of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice as peace officers for certain purposes. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 442 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to taking or attempting to take a stun gun from a peace officer or certain other officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 485 80-0 (2007) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the collection and amount of restitution authorized to be collected from persons charged with or convicted of certain misdemeanor offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 508 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 627 80-0 (2007) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to the ability of an honorably retired reserve peace officer to carry a weapon. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 638 80-0 (2007) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the issuance of identification cards to certain retired peace officers and to the eligibility of certain retired peace officers to obtain a weapons proficiency certificate. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 702 80-0 (2007) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the authority of a school district to establish a volunteer reserve police force. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 707 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the persons authorized to take a blood specimen from a vehicle operator to test for alcohol concentration or other intoxicating substances. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 741 80-0 (2007) Author: King, Tracy | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to an exemption from tuition and fees at public institutions of higher education for children of certain volunteer peace officers who are killed or disabled in the line of duty. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 789 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the employment of school district peace officers and the enforcement of certain violations under a student code of conduct. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 798 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 837 80-0 (2007) Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al. Relating to peace officers commissioned by a navigation district. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 850 80-0 (2007) Author: Olivo, Dora | et. al. Relating to available training for school resource officers and school district peace officers. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 858 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the authority of a peace officer to inquire into the immigration status of certain persons. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 907 80-0 (2007) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the enforcement of federal immigration and customs laws by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 914 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the establishment of an office of inspector general at the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 969 80-0 (2007) Author: King, Tracy Relating to certain information related to a peace officer included on the officer's driver's license. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1107 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the punishment for the offense of intoxication manslaughter when the victim of the offense is a peace officer. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1110 80-0 (2007) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the use by an active peace officer of the officer's rank or status to advertise or promote certain private businesses. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 1201 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to political activities of labor organizations that accept certain public funds; providing a criminal penalty. House: Urban Affairs Postponed
HB 1213 80-0 (2007) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to mutual assistance agreements entered into by certain municipalities and private institutions of higher education for the purpose of enforcing state law and to additional powers, privileges, and immunities of peace officers employed by private institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 1256 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of immigration laws. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1273 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards by certain peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 1327 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1357 80-0 (2007) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to fees for the mileage necessary for a peace officer to perform certain services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1422 80-0 (2007) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al. Relating to personnel records of commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1423 80-0 (2007) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain peace officers employed by a law enforcement agency. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 1433 80-0 (2007) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to audits, investigations, and reviews conducted in health and human services programs and reimbursements under certain of those programs. House: Government Reform
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on intent calendar
HB 1543 80-0 (2007) Author: Latham, Thomas Relating to benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas for law enforcement officers commissioned by the attorney general. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 1636 80-0 (2007) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to conditions of employment for certain peace officers. House: Urban Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 1691 80-0 (2007) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers in certain municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1693 80-0 (2007) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the authority of the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners to conduct certain criminal investigations. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1727 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the authority of certain local officials or a peace officer to inquire into the immigration status of certain persons. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1860 80-0 (2007) Author: Bailey, Kevin | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a peace officer employment opportunity Internet website by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1878 80-0 (2007) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to longevity pay for certain campus peace officers employed by a state institution of higher education or public technical institute. House: Higher Education Scheduled for public hearing on . . . .
HB 1933 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the use of and reporting concerning the use of Tasers and other stun guns by law enforcement agencies. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1934 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the establishment by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education of a training program for peace officers regarding the use of a Taser or other stun gun. House: Law Enforcement Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1936 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to a medical examination for individuals against whom a peace officer uses a Taser or other stun gun. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 1955 80-0 (2007) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the licensing of certain peace officers by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2028 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the issuance of a written notice to appear for certain misdemeanor offenses punishable by fine only. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2030 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the issuance of citations to certain students on school property during regular school hours. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2033 80-0 (2007) Author: England, Kirk Relating to funding for the continuing education of certain peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2289 80-0 (2007) Author: West, George Relating to retirement and health insurance benefits of school district peace officers under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 2300 80-0 (2007) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the carrying of weapons by certain judges and justices and district and county attorneys. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2391 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the appearance of certain misdemeanor offenders before a magistrate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2409 80-0 (2007) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to the authority of law-enforcement officers to escort a child to a school campus to ensure the child's compliance with compulsory school attendance requirements. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2428 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement profiling based on a person's immigration or nationality status. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2586 80-0 (2007) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to the authority of the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners to commission a peace officer. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture and Livestock
HB 2594 80-0 (2007) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al. Relating to the authority of law-enforcement officers to escort a child to a school campus to ensure the child's compliance with compulsory school attendance requirements. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2813 80-0 (2007) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the authority of investigators employed by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. House: Law Enforcement Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2908 80-0 (2007) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the impoundment of a motor vehicle if operated without financial responsibility or a driver's license. House: Transportation Returned to committee
HB 2943 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to mandatory conditions of community supervision, parole, or mandatory supervision concerning certain searches. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 2998 80-0 (2007) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to the duty of a peace officer to verify the citizenship and immigration status of certain persons. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3059 80-0 (2007) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to the appearance of certain misdemeanor offenders before a magistrate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 3120 80-0 (2007) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al. Relating to automatic admission to institutions of higher education for children of certain public servants killed in the line of duty. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3307 80-0 (2007) Author: England, Kirk Relating to funding for the continuing education of certain peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3341 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to initial and continuing education and training for peace officers and recruits relating to the trafficking of persons. House: Law Enforcement Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3360 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the prerequisites for enrollment in certain peace officer training programs. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 3372 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to training for peace officers relating to the trafficking of persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3435 80-0 (2007) Author: Herrero, Abel
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to peace officers of navigation districts. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 3469 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne Relating to notice regarding the availability of deferred disposition for a Class C misdemeanor. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3507 80-0 (2007) Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al. Relating to the powers of peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 3613 80-0 (2007) Author: Latham, Thomas
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to identification cards issued to peace officers, reserve law enforcement officers, and honorably retired peace officers by a law enforcement agency or other governmental entity. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3635 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to procedures to limit the carrying of handguns by persons other than peace officers on certain premises used for law enforcement. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HCR 96 80-0 (2007) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Requesting the lieutenant governor and speaker to create a joint interim committee to study the qualifications and standards necessary to be designated a police agency and to encourage a moratorium on the statutory creation of new police agencies. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Signed by the Governor
SB 112 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al.
Relating to the confiscation of firearms and ammunition during a state of disaster. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 150 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement profiling based on a person's immigration or nationality status. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 410 80-0 (2007) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Parker, Tan
Relating to the authority of certain municipal peace officers on a lake located partly in a municipality. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 474 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to certain peace officers commissioned by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 545 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards by certain peace officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 602 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to political activities of labor organizations that accept certain public funds; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 629 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the establishment of a peace officer employment opportunity Internet website by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Law Enforcement
SB 740 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Relating to personnel records of commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 772 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Menendez, Jose
Relating to conditions of employment for certain peace officers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 823 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Riddle, Debbie
Relating to the interception of or the collection of other information from certain communications in an investigation of criminal conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 886 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the authority of the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners to commission a peace officer. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 950 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to an exemption from reactivation and continuing education requirements for certain honorably retired peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1285 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to training for peace officers relating to the trafficking of persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1348 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al. Relating to the liability of a governmental unit for action taken by a peace officer engaged in the pursuit of a motor vehicle. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Civil Practices
SB 1415 80-0 (2007) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the authority of the attorney general to employ and commission peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1448 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to reports on racial profiling in connection with motor vehicle stops; providing a penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1550 80-0 (2007) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the liability of a landowner for an act or omission of a peace officer on the property of the landowner. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1709 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to procedures to limit the carrying of handguns by persons other than peace officers on certain premises used for law enforcement. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1712 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain peace officers employed by a sheriff's department. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1722 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Gattis, Dan
Relating to physical fitness standards for certain state law enforcement officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 1840 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the authority of a peace officer to inquire into the immigration status of certain persons. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1949 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the use by an active peace officer of the officer's rank or status to advertise or promote certain private businesses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SCR 26 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy Requesting the lieutenant governor and speaker to create a joint interim committee to study the qualifications and standards necessary to be designated a police agency and to encourage a moratorium on creation of new police agencies. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 78 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make a warrantless arrest for the commission of family violence. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 181 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of certain corrections and peace officers to participate in a low-interest home loan program offered by the state. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 246 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the establishment of a special police force or neighborhood police department. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 279 79-0 (2005) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to compensatory time off for certain state employees. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 311 79-0 (2005) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or law enforcement employee. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 340 79-0 (2005) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the authority of a navigation district to establish a volunteer police reserve force. House: Transportation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 457 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to access to certain law enforcement and prosecutorial records under the public information law. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 466 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to conditions of employment for peace officers and detention officers employed by certain counties. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 479 79-0 (2005) Author: Keel, Terry
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the concurrent jurisdiction of campus peace officers commissioned by The University of Texas at Austin and law enforcement agencies of the state and political subdivisions of the state. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 639 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to complaints against certain peace officers, fire fighters, detention officers, and county jailers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 640 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to peace officers commissioned and employed to perform duties at correctional facilities. House: Corrections No action taken in committee
HB 641 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers and detention officers in certain municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 718 79-0 (2005) Author: Quintanilla, Chente Relating to the impoundment of a motor vehicle for failure to maintain financial responsibility for the vehicle. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 726 79-0 (2005) Author: Berman, Leo
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by certain law enforcement officer associations. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . .
HB 771 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers and detention officers in certain counties. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 875 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to written notification to a parent of a minor who is issued a citation for a traffic offense. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 915 79-0 (2005) Author: Woolley, Beverly
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to authority of a peace officer to make an arrest outside of the officer's jurisdiction or to seize property while making the arrest. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 947 79-0 (2005) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to including certain bailiffs in the definition of peace officer. House: Judiciary No action taken in committee
HB 966 79-0 (2005) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the murder of a commissioned security officer as a capital offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1007 79-0 (2005) Author: Ritter, Allan | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to certain low-interest home loan programs administered by the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1039 79-0 (2005) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to an exemption from tuition and fees at institutions of higher education for peace officers and police cadets enrolled in certain law enforcement programs. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1075 79-0 (2005) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the application of the offense of criminal trespass to certain law enforcement officers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1284 79-0 (2005) Author: Swinford, David Relating to the exception from required public disclosure of a photograph of a peace officer. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1366 79-0 (2005) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the regulation of nursing. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1371 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to certain offenses that involve impersonating a peace officer or other public servant and misrepresenting the nature of certain property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1428 79-0 (2005) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to injury leave and related benefits for certain state peace officers injured in the course of performance of duty. House: County Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1438 79-0 (2005) Author: Talton, Robert
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to continuing education for peace officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1549 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to certain warning signs required on certain premises. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1563 79-0 (2005) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the establishment of a program by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for the inspection of land vehicles transporting hazardous waste from Mexico into this state. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1589 79-0 (2005) Author: Driver, Joe
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the administration of polygraph examinations to certain applicants for positions in the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1688 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to the employment of school district peace officers and the enforcement of certain violations under a student code of conduct. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1694 79-0 (2005) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to authorizing the state auditor to appoint investigators as peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 1695 79-0 (2005) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the appointment and jurisdiction of cattle rangers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1914 79-0 (2005) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to longevity pay for certain campus peace officers employed by a state institution of higher education or public technical institute. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2023 79-0 (2005) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to funding for the continuing education of certain peace officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2163 79-0 (2005) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the use by an active peace officer of the officer's rank or status to advertise or promote certain private businesses. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2216 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to peace officers commissioned by the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2239 79-0 (2005) Author: Luna, Vilma | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to homeland security training and supplemental pay for certain law enforcement officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Testimony taken in committee
HB 2271 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of failure to identify. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2292 79-0 (2005) Author: Cook, Robert Relating to the appearance of certain misdemeanor offenders before a magistrate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2368 79-0 (2005) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the establishment of service credit within the Employees Retirement System of Texas for service as a federal peace officer. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 2418 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 2505 79-0 (2005) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the distribution of proceeds from a citation issued by a school district peace officer. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2524 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the provision of education and training programs for law enforcement officers regarding persons with mental impairments. House: Law Enforcement Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2670 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to service retirement benefits for certain peace officers. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 2769 79-0 (2005) Author: Talton, Robert
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the presentation of state flags to survivors of certain deceased honorably retired peace officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2823 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the form of payments made to certain disabled peace officers under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2847 79-0 (2005) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to training for school resource officers and school district peace officers. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3044 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the interception of or the collection of other information from certain communications in an investigation of criminal conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3056 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the peace officers authorized to operate an authorized emergency vehicle used to provide police escort services. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 3104 79-0 (2005) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the recognition of law enforcement officers in certain counties. House: Law Enforcement No action taken in committee
HB 3303 79-0 (2005) Author: Davis, John Relating to emergency apprehension and detention of a person believed to have a mental illness. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 3430 79-0 (2005) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to law enforcement policies on racial profiling in certain counties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HJR 32 79-0 (2005) Author: Berman, Leo
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit the governing body of a political subdivision to exempt from ad valorem taxation property owned by certain law enforcement officer associations. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . .
SB 90 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make a warrantless arrest for the commission of family violence. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 122 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to the prevention and punishment of identity theft and the rights of certain victims of identity theft; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 148 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Swinford, David
Relating to the exception from required public disclosure of a photograph of a peace officer. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 281 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers in certain municipalities and counties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 377 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to authorizing a county, city, town, school district, or other political subdivision to provide an additional exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homesteads of certain surviving spouses of peace officers and firefighters. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 488 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to certain low-interest home loan programs administered by the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 578 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Hope, Ruben
Relating to the authority of certain honorably retired peace officers to carry certain weapons. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 646 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the concurrent jurisdiction of campus peace officers commissioned by The University of Texas at Austin and law enforcement agencies of the state and political subdivisions of the state. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 716 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Talton, Robert
Relating to payroll deductions for certain employees who are peace officers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 732 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Driver, Joe
Relating to the administration of polygraph examinations to certain applicants for positions in the Department of Public Safety. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 866 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Howard, Charlie
Relating to the operation of authorized emergency vehicles conducting a police escort. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 888 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the powers, duties, privileges, and immunities of a peace officer. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 905 79-0 (2005) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Riddle, Debbie
Relating to the interception of or the collection of other information from certain communications in an investigation of criminal conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 907 79-0 (2005) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Woolley, Beverly
Relating to authority of a peace officer to make an arrest outside of the officer's jurisdiction or to seize property while making the arrest. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 944 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to certain peace officers commissioned by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 956 79-0 (2005) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the appointment and jurisdiction of cattle rangers. Senate: Criminal Justice Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 1053 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Relating to the enforcement of the regulation of nursing. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1181 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to exempting a peace officer from tuition and fees charged by a public institution of higher education. Senate: Education Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
SB 1195 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1249 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to homeland security training and supplemental pay for certain law enforcement officers. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1353 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the powers and duties of the Town Center Improvement District of Montgomery County, Texas, and of governmental entities and peace officers that interact with the district; providing a penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1429 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the form of payments made to certain disabled peace officers under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1498 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to the requirement for water district consent to certain actions by municipalities that provide law enforcement or fire protection services. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1565 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the collection, retention, and reporting of law enforcement data relating to traffic and pedestrian stops. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SJR 13 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a county, city, town, school district, or other political subdivision to provide an additional exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homesteads of certain surviving spouses of peace officers and firefighters. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 14 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to the purchase of a badge, insignia, weapon, or uniform of law enforcement officers or public safety personnel. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 108 78-0 (2003) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to a refund of the sales tax on certain equipment purchased by peace officers, members of fire departments, and EMS personnel. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 141 78-0 (2003) Author: Hope, Ruben | et. al. Relating to the authority of certain retired peace officers to carry certain weapons. House: Law Enforcement Reported favorably as substituted
HB 144 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to duties imposed on a peace officer after performing a search. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 255 78-0 (2003) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to exempting peace officers enrolled in law enforcement programs from tuition charged by a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 287 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Dan Relating to qualifications of a constable or sheriff. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 292 78-0 (2003) Author: Reyna, Elvira | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the taking of a specimen of a person's breath or blood in connection with certain alcohol-related offenses. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 354 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to access to certain law enforcement and prosecutorial records under the public information law. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 363 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to peace officers commissioned and employed by public housing authorities. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 377 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to service retirement and death benefits for certain peace officers under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 383 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to citation and arrest for a Class C misdemeanor. House: Law Enforcement Meeting cancelled
HB 409 78-0 (2003) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to including certain bailiffs in the definition of peace officer. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 414 78-0 (2003) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to the appointment of a special prosecutor in certain criminal proceedings in which the defendant is a peace officer. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 436 78-0 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the status as a peace officer of certain county officials who have emergency management powers. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 563 78-0 (2003) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the murder of a commissioned security officer as a capital offense. House: Law Enforcement Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 565 78-0 (2003) Author: Haggerty, Pat
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the punishments for the offenses of assault and aggravated assault committed against a security officer. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 726 78-0 (2003) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to the powers and duties of peace officers commissioned by certain hospital districts. House: Law Enforcement Meeting cancelled
HB 751 78-0 (2003) Author: Woolley, Beverly Relating to the operation of authorized emergency vehicles. House: Law Enforcement Reported favorably as substituted
HB 778 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the offense of interference with an emergency telephone call. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 875 78-0 (2003) Author: Menendez, Jose
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to peace officers commissioned by the State Board of Dental Examiners. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 900 78-0 (2003) Author: King, Phil
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the operation of all-terrain vehicles by law enforcement officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 914 78-0 (2003) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to the taking of a specimen of a person's breath or blood in connection with certain alcohol-related offenses. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 958 78-0 (2003) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to eligibility for a beginning position in a police department under municipal civil service. House: Urban Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 982 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert | et. al. Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make a warrantless arrest when a person confesses to committing a felony. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1041 78-0 (2003) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to a peace officer employed in the field of private security. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1104 78-0 (2003) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to peace officers commissioned and employed to perform duties at correctional facilities. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 1119 78-0 (2003) Author: Goodman, Toby
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to the disposition of cruelly treated animals. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1235 78-0 (2003) Author: Corte, Frank | et. al. Relating to the establishment of security forces in certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1368 78-0 (2003) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or law enforcement employee. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1382 78-0 (2003) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to the powers of a commissioned law enforcement officer of the National Park Service. House: Law Enforcement Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1429 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to the investigation, prosecution, and punishment of identity theft and to the rights of victims of identity theft. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1458 78-0 (2003) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to criminal obstruction of or retaliation against an honorably retired peace officer. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1643 78-0 (2003) Author: Bailey, Kevin | et. al. Relating to conditions of employment for peace officers employed by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs Reason for vote recorded in Journal
HB 1647 78-0 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the performance review of peace officers enforcing traffic laws. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1682 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack Relating to the authority of certain peace officers during an emergency. House: Law Enforcement Meeting cancelled
HB 1835 78-0 (2003) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the issuance of citations to and the arrest of persons for certain misdemeanors punishable by fine only. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1970 78-0 (2003) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to a legislative leave time bank for fire fighters and police officers in certain municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2144 78-0 (2003) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to authority of certain peace officers to make arrests outside their jurisdictions. House: Law Enforcement Left pending in committee
HB 2176 78-0 (2003) Author: Elkins, Gary | et. al. Relating to ad valorem tax sales of real and personal property following foreclosure or seizure of the property; authorizing a sale by on-line auction. House: Local Government Ways and Means Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2303 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to conditions of employment for a peace officer or a detention officer employed by certain sheriff's departments. House: County Affairs Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 2371 78-0 (2003) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to an appeal by a police officer or fire fighter. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2381 78-0 (2003) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to the regulation of certain extra job coordinators by the Texas Commission on Private Security. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2534 78-0 (2003) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to commissioning certain fire code enforcement inspectors and fire hazard inspectors as peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2601 78-0 (2003) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to security personnel at commercial nuclear power plants. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations Postponed
HB 2618 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Dan Relating to the provision of state flags on the death of certain current or former custodial employees of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and fire protection employees. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2642 78-0 (2003) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers and detention officers in certain municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2730 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers in certain municipalities and counties. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2733 78-0 (2003) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the administration of a polygraph examination to a peace officer. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2762 78-0 (2003) Author: Garza, Timoteo Relating to the functions of the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. House: Law Enforcement Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2765 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the purchase of certain wireless communication devices by state agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 2798 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to authorizing the state auditor to commission investigators as peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2828 78-0 (2003) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to complaints against certain peace officers and fire fighters. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 2870 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to conditions of employment for corrections officers employed by certain municipalities or counties. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3068 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the powers and duties of peace officers concerning enforcement of compulsory school attendance requirements. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 3118 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the carrying of weapons by peace officers and by special investigators. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 3426 78-0 (2003) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to emergency services districts. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 3544 78-0 (2003) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to establishing a pilot program to prevent certain juveniles from crossing the border between this state and Mexico. House: Border and International Affairs Left pending in committee
HCR 97 78-0 (2003) Author: Driver, Joe Requesting the lieutenant governor and the speaker of the house create an interim committee to conduct a study on the compensation and benefits paid to persons employed by the state as peace officers. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HR 1759 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 103. Reported enrolled
SB 46 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the taking of a specimen of a person's breath or blood in connection with certain alcohol-related offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Meeting cancelled
SB 103 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Alonzo, Roberto
Relating to the carrying of weapons by peace officers and by special investigators. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 117 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Hope, Ruben
Relating to the authority of certain retired peace officers and federal criminal investigators to carry certain weapons. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 176 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
Relating to the offense of interference with an emergency telephone call. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 192 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the purchase of a badge, insignia, weapon, or uniform of a peace officer or firefighter. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Law Enforcement
SB 320 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the prosecution of a capital murder involving the death of a peace officer. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 461 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Woolley, Beverly
Relating to the operation of authorized emergency vehicles. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective immediately
SB 481 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to qualifications of a constable or sheriff. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 527 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Corte, Frank
Relating to the establishment of security forces in certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 562 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Talton, Robert | et. al.
Relating to conditions of employment for peace officers employed by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 568 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to security officers for medical corporations in certain municipalities. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 614 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to complaints against certain peace officers and fire fighters. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 669 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Woolley, Beverly
Relating to the investigation of certain reports of child abuse or neglect. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 685 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Hodge, Terri
Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make a warrantless arrest for the commission of family violence. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 801 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Corte, Frank
Relating to the powers and duties of peace officers commissioned by certain hospital districts. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 840 78-0 (2003) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Gattis, Dan
Relating to the authority of peace officers to make certain arrests outside of their jurisdictions. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 841 78-0 (2003) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Noriega, Rick
Relating to the regulation of certain extra job coordinators by the Texas Commission on Private Security. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 843 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or law enforcement employee. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 851 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to collecting and reporting information concerning certain Class C misdemeanors involving family violence. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 885 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the carrying of weapons by peace officers and by special investigators. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 886 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a legislative leave time bank for peace officers and firefighters. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1022 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Lewis, Glenn
Relating to emergency services districts. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1029 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to business leave time accounts for peace officers in certain municipalities and counties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1155 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the purchase of certain wireless communication devices by state agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1166 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to conditions of employment for a peace officer or a detention officer employed by certain sheriff's departments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Received from the Senate
SB 1248 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to performance review standards for peace officers employed by the state in connection with the enforcement of traffic laws. Senate: Criminal Justice Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1278 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to security officers for electric cooperatives. House: Regulated Industries
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1517 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Miller, Sid
Relating to authority of security personnel at commercial nuclear power plants. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective immediately
SB 1567 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Hamric, Peggy
Relating to the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial in the Capitol Complex. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
SB 1896 78-0 (2003) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Talton, Robert
Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make a warrantless arrest when a person confesses to committing a felony. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SCR 19 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Requesting the lieutenant governor and the speaker of the house create an interim committee to conduct a study on the compensation and benefits paid to persons employed by the state as peace officers. Senate: Administration Co-author authorized
HB 77 78-1 (2003) Author: McReynolds, Jim Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of making a false report to a peace officer or law enforcement employee. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 81 78-1 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to peace officer education and training regarding contacts between a foreign national arrested for a criminal offense and foreign consular officials. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 78 78-3 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the establishment of a special police force or neighborhood police department. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 23 78-4 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the establishment of a special police force or neighborhood police department. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 63 77-0 (2001) Author: Wolens, Steven | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the suspension of a person's driver's license following the person's arrest for certain intoxication offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 149 77-0 (2001) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to persons eligible to receive a license plate honoring peace officers killed in the line of duty. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 169 77-0 (2001) Author: Ritter, Allan | et. al. Relating to the appointment of certain honorably retired peace officers. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 172 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to exempting peace officers enrolled in a criminal justice program from tuition and fees charged by a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 206 77-0 (2001) Author: Longoria, John Relating to commissions for certain retired peace officers and the authority of those officers to carry certain weapons. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 207 77-0 (2001) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to the exemption of certain peace officers from regulation under the Private Security Act. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 232 77-0 (2001) Author: Hawley, Judy | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the exemption of certain reserve peace officers from regulation under the Private Security Act. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 268 77-0 (2001) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to certain immunity from liability for special agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the authority of a special agent to execute a search warrant, and the offenses of making a false report to a peace officer and failure to identify. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 279 77-0 (2001) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the disposition of stolen property. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 306 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to continuing education requirements for peace officers serving in the state legislature. House: Public Safety Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 363 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the issuance of a written notice to appear for certain misdemeanor offenses punishable by fine only. House: Public Safety
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken in committee
HB 385 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to qualifications of a constable or sheriff. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Tabled in committee
HB 459 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to higher education tuition and fee exemptions for children of dead or disabled firefighters or peace officers. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 498 77-0 (2001) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to credit in the Employees Retirement System of Texas for service as a peace officer. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 505 77-0 (2001) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to allowing peace officers to arrest or detain persons who violate conditions of community supervision, parole, or mandatory supervision. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 522 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to benefits for certain disabled peace officers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
No action taken in committee
HB 621 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the issuance of a written notice to appear for certain traffic offenses. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 655 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to certain duties of peace officers who investigate sexually violent offenses and to the right of a victim of a sexually violent offense to request a medical examination. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 743 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Tracy Relating to the authority of a school district to establish a police officer reserve force. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 776 77-0 (2001) Author: Haggerty, Pat
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to certain criminal justice contracts and to the implementation, operation, and maintenance of the criminal justice information system. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 777 77-0 (2001) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the confidentiality of information held by tax appraisal offices that identifies the home addresses of peace officers, certain college and university security officers, and employees of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: State Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 780 77-0 (2001) Author: Uher, D.R. | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the eligibility of a retired peace officer for a license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 815 77-0 (2001) Author: Bailey, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to providing the state flag and a certificate of gratitude to the survivors of deceased peace officers. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 817 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Phil Relating to the use of a computerized voice stress analyzer by a licensed peace officer during a criminal investigation. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 877 77-0 (2001) Author: Flores, Kino | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the benefits provided to the surviving spouse and minor children of certain public employees killed in the line of duty. House: Appropriations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1072 77-0 (2001) Author: Farabee, David
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to authorizing a peace officer or health officer to take into custody, detain, and return to a treatment facility a patient or client under a court order for treatment at the facility. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1120 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to the higher education of peace officers. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1121 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to eligibility for enrollment in certain law enforcement training programs. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1149 77-0 (2001) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al. Relating to the authority of a peace officer commissioned by a school district to enforce certain traffic laws in a school crossing zone. House: Public Safety No action taken in committee
HB 1164 77-0 (2001) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to credit in the Texas County and District Retirement System for certain service as a peace officer. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 1250 77-0 (2001) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting racial or ethnic profiling by peace officers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1256 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Dan Relating to employment as a peace officer while serving as a justice of the peace. House: Judicial Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1259 77-0 (2001) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to the compensation received by peace officers commissioned by the Department of Public Safety who are required to work on certain holidays. House: Appropriations Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1273 77-0 (2001) Author: Davis, John Relating to creation of a benefit fund and making a supplemental one-time payment for certain peace officers and fire fighters disabled in the line of duty. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 1318 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to conditions of employment for a peace officer or a detention officer employed by certain sheriff's departments. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1336 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to reducing or eliminating racial profiling as a law enforcement practice. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1360 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill Relating to the possession of ammunition or a firearm by certain peace officers. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 1386 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to the carrying of weapons by peace officers and by special investigators. House: Public Safety Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1395 77-0 (2001) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make a warrantless arrest when a person confesses to committing a felony. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1501 77-0 (2001) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to duties imposed on a peace officer after performing a search. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1546 77-0 (2001) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to disability retirement benefits for certain peace officers under the Employees Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 1643 77-0 (2001) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting racial or ethnic profiling by peace officers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1680 77-0 (2001) Author: Bosse, Fred | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the regulation of certain extra job coordinators by the Texas Commission on Private Security. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1744 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to performance review standards for peace officers in connection with the enforcement of traffic laws. House: Public Safety No action taken in committee
HB 1916 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the confidentiality of information held by governmental bodies that identifies certain personal information about peace officers. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1951 77-0 (2001) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to conditions of employment for peace officers employed by certain rapid transit authorities. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1969 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to benefits for certain disabled peace officers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2136 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to imposing costs on conviction to create a reward fund for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of certain dangerous criminals. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2176 77-0 (2001) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to credit in the Employees Retirement System of Texas for out-of-state service as a peace officer. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 2194 77-0 (2001) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to benefits for certain disabled peace officers and county jailers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2230 77-0 (2001) Author: McReynolds, Jim
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the reporting and investigation of motor vehicle accidents. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2257 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo | et. al. Relating to mandatory advance warning of detainment by a peace officer. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2392 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas for law enforcement officers commissioned by the attorney general. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 2448 77-0 (2001) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the review by the Commission on Human Rights of tests given by fire departments and law enforcement agencies. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2458 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to the prevention of racial profiling by certain peace officers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2499 77-0 (2001) Author: Marchant, Kenny Relating to limitations on the setting of education standards for law enforcement officers by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 2517 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to the prosecution of an offense regarding a refusal to provide identification or the provision of false identification to a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2656 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to a licensed peace officer who is a visiting resource officer in a public school. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2706 77-0 (2001) Author: Reyna, Arthur
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to a legislative leave time bank for certain peace officers and firefighters. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2777 77-0 (2001) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the application of continuing education requirements to peace officers in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2881 77-0 (2001) Author: Keel, Terry
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to continuing education programs for peace officers and county jailers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2980 77-0 (2001) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to tuition and fee exemptions for the children of certain firefighters and peace officers enrolled at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 2991 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the duty of a peace officer to prevent certain juveniles from crossing the border between this state and Mexico. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 3149 77-0 (2001) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the collection and dissemination by the Texas Department of Public Safety of information relating to threats against peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 3226 77-0 (2001) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to injury leave for certain state employees injured in the course of performance of duty. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3233 77-0 (2001) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to training requirements for peace officers. House: Public Safety No action taken in committee
HB 3461 77-0 (2001) Author: Reyna, Arthur Relating to truancy and the authority of justice, municipal, and certain juvenile courts in relation to children; providing criminal penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 296 77-0 (2001) Author: Farabee, David
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 1072. Signed by the Governor
HR 1235 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al. Honoring all those involved with the search for and rescue of Leah Henry of Houston. Reported enrolled
HR 1243 77-0 (2001) Author: Reyna, Arthur Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1432. Reported enrolled
SB 58 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the information provided by a peace officer to a person arrested for certain alcohol-related offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken in committee
SB 112 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the issuance of a written notice to appear for certain traffic offenses. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 148 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to the violation of certain traffic laws by a person licensed by the United States Department of State or who claims diplomatic or consular immunity. House: Public Safety
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 242 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to prohibiting peace officers from making unreasonable community caretaking stops and detentions. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Left pending in committee
SB 247 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Haggerty, Pat | et. al.
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information held by governmental bodies. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 255 77-0 (2001) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to injury leave for certain state employees injured in the course of performance of duty. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 262 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to critical incident counseling for municipal public safety employees. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 379 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Farrar, Jessica
Relating to conditions of employment for peace officers employed by certain rapid transit authorities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 383 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas for law enforcement officers commissioned by the attorney general. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 455 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to license eligibility for certain law enforcement officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 609 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to the compensation received by peace officers commissioned by the Department of Public Safety who are required to work on certain holidays. House: Appropriations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 763 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to conditions of employment for a peace officer or a detention officer employed by certain sheriff's departments. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 850 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al.
Sponsor: Tillery, Dale
Relating to benefits for certain disabled peace officers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 904 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of criminal offenses relating to making certain false statements or reports. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 964 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a legislative leave time bank for fire fighters and police officers in certain municipalities and counties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1074 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Relating to the prevention of racial profiling by certain peace officers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1123 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hartnett, Will
Relating to the enforcement and collection of taxes, fees, and other revenue; providing criminal penalties. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1211 77-0 (2001) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the presentation of the state flag to survivors of deceased peace officers. Senate: State Affairs Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1221 77-0 (2001) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the use of a computerized voice stress analyzer by a licensed peace officer during a criminal investigation. Senate: Criminal Justice Left pending in committee
SB 1222 77-0 (2001) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the regulation of certain extra job coordinators by the Texas Commission on Private Security. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1224 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to occupations regulated by the Texas Commission on Private Security. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1257 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to creation of a benefit fund and making a supplemental one-time payment for certain peace officers and fire fighters disabled in the line of duty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1285 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime
Relating to the regulation of the practice of nursing. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1312 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to the authority of certain retired peace officers to carry certain weapons. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1345 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to the interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications, to the use of pen registers and trap and trace devices, and to the civil and criminal consequences of improperly engaging in those activities. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1405 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the minimum base salary for certain licensed peace officers. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1432 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Reyna, Arthur
Relating to truancy, high school equivalency programs, and the authority of justice, municipal, and certain juvenile courts in relation to children; providing criminal penalties. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 1560 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the suspension of a person's driver's license following the person's arrest for certain intoxication offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Tabled in committee
SB 1713 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Garcia, Domingo
Relating to the carrying of weapons by peace officers and by special investigators. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1714 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a legislative leave time bank for peace officers and firefighters. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 54 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to the creation of the offense of failing to assist a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 122 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make a warrantless arrest. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 165 76-0 (1999) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to peace officers from adjoining states enforcing the law in a bordering municipality in this state. House: Public Safety
Senate: Border Affairs - Special
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 166 76-0 (1999) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to credit in the Employees Retirement System of Texas for service as a peace officer. House: Pensions & Investments Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 167 76-0 (1999) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to granting limited state law enforcement authority to commissioned rangers of the National Park Service. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 191 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to commissions for certain retired peace officers and the authority of those officers to carry certain weapons. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
HB 222 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the murder of a juvenile probation officer, community supervision and corrections department officer, or parole officer as a capital offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 243 76-0 (1999) Author: West, George
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to authorizing peace officers to administer certain oaths. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 273 76-0 (1999) Author: West, George Relating to the transportation of certain persons receiving mental health services. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 394 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to the exemption of certain peace officers from provisions of the Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies Act. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 491 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to exempting peace officers enrolled in a criminal justice program from tuition and fees charged by a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Considered in Calendars
HB 525 76-0 (1999) Author: McReynolds, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Nixon, Drew
Relating to granting limited state law enforcement authority to special agents and law enforcement officers of the United States Forest Service. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 635 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the offense of taking or attempting to take a weapon from a peace officer, parole officer, or community supervision and corrections department officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 680 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the commissioning of peace officers by the commissioner of human services for purposes of fraud investigation and control. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 722 76-0 (1999) Author: Staples, Todd | et. al.
Sponsor: Nixon, Drew
Relating to the number of certified peace officers employed by the Texas Forest Service. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 743 76-0 (1999) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the exclusion of a witness who is a peace officer in charge of the investigation of the criminal charges filed in a case from hearing the testimony of other witnesses in the case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 825 76-0 (1999) Author: Carter, Bill | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of a retired peace officer for a license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 884 76-0 (1999) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the authority of a private investigator or security officer to execute a capias issued after a forfeiture of bail. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 906 76-0 (1999) Author: King, Phil Relating to the applicability of certain weapons offenses to a reserve law enforcement officer. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 943 76-0 (1999) Author: Tillery, Dale | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to regulation of the use of laser pointers; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 949 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Charles | et. al. Relating to the application of the Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies Act to reserve peace officers in certain counties. House: Public Safety Returned to committee
HB 995 76-0 (1999) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to peace officers of hospitals in certain municipalities. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1008 76-0 (1999) Author: Palmer, Sue Relating to the seizure of illegal fireworks. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1107 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the rights of victims of crime, including participation by victims in certain criminal proceedings and the payment of restitution to victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered in Calendars
HB 1127 76-0 (1999) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to persons eligible to receive a license plate honoring peace officers killed in the line of duty. House: Transportation Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 1154 76-0 (1999) Author: Green, Rick Relating to the disposition of the fines collected from persons arrested or issued citations for certain offenses by a school district peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1500 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob Relating to the employment and commissioning of peace officers by the attorney general. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1531 76-0 (1999) Author: Clark, Ron Relating to the records of an overturned disciplinary action or a charge of misconduct against certain fire fighters and peace officers. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1772 76-0 (1999) Author: Hawley, Judy Relating to application of the Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies Act to reserve peace officers in certain counties. House: Public Safety No action taken in committee
HB 1870 76-0 (1999) Author: Solis, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to training required for a person previously employed as a peace officer in another state to become a licensed peace officer in Texas and to the demonstration of firearms proficiency by a person commissioned or applying for a commission as a private security officer. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Testimony taken in committee
HB 1968 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the powers and duties of peace officers commissioned by certain hospital districts. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 2023 76-0 (1999) Author: Carter, Bill
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to the authority of the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education to employ and commission peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2153 76-0 (1999) Author: King, Phil Relating to an exemption from regulation under the Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies Act for certain peace officers. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 2203 76-0 (1999) Author: Tillery, Dale Relating to benefits for certain disabled peace officers. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2298 76-0 (1999) Author: Tillery, Dale | et. al. Relating to benefits for certain disabled peace officers. House: Appropriations
Senate: Criminal Justice
Posting rule suspended
HB 2570 76-0 (1999) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to bailiffs for municipal courts. House: Judicial Affairs Subcommittee members named
HB 2584 76-0 (1999) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to credit in the Texas County and District Retirement System for certain service as a peace officer. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 2644 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the eligibility of a retired peace officer for a license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 2673 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to continuing education programs for peace officers and county jailers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2725 76-0 (1999) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the collection of costs in criminal cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2773 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to conditions of employment for peace officers and detention officers employed by certain sheriff departments. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2874 76-0 (1999) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to conditions of employment for peace officers employed by certain transportation authorities. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3175 76-0 (1999) Author: King, Phil Relating to the use by licensed peace officers of computerized voice stress analyzers in official criminal investigations. House: Public Safety Failed to pass to engrossment
HB 3374 76-0 (1999) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the appointment of peace officers by a water district. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3398 76-0 (1999) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to repealing the offense for the unlawful carrying of weapons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3430 76-0 (1999) Author: Ritter, Allan | et. al. Relating to commissions for certain retired peace officers, the authority of those officers to carry handguns, and the ability of those officers to return to duty. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3471 76-0 (1999) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the issuance of certain citations to public school students. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 3590 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to an exception for peace officers from private security consultant registration requirements. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 3669 76-0 (1999) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to the regulation of the use of laser pointers; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HJR 19 76-0 (1999) Author: West, George Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow peace officers to serve as notaries public. House: Public Safety Left pending in committee
SB 116 76-0 (1999) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Green, Rick
Relating to the disposition of the fines collected from persons arrested or issued citations for certain offenses by a school district peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 404 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Carter, Bill
Relating to the eligibility of a retired peace officer for a license to carry a concealed handgun. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 534 76-0 (1999) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to requiring citizenship as a prerequisite to obtaining a license from the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Withdrawn from calendar
SB 621 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Farrar, Jessica
Relating to conditions of employment for peace officers employed by certain transportation authorities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 684 76-0 (1999) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to peace officers from adjoining states enforcing the law in a bordering municipality in this state. Senate: Border Affairs - Special No action taken in committee
SB 734 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Turner, Bob
Relating to the number of certified peace officers commissioned and employed by the office of the attorney general. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 835 76-0 (1999) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to an exemption from regulation under the Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies Act for certain peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 961 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to conditions of employment for peace officers and detention officers employed by certain sheriff's departments. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to County Affairs
SB 965 76-0 (1999) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Solis, Jim
Relating to granting limited state law enforcement authority to commissioned law enforcement officers of the National Park Service. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 990 76-0 (1999) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the records of an overturned disciplinary action or a charge of misconduct against certain fire fighters and peace officers. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 993 76-0 (1999) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Yarbrough, Ken
Relating to the ability of children of disabled firemen and peace officers to use an exemption from tuition and fees charged by a public institution of higher education at successive institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 1038 76-0 (1999) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to application of the Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies Act to reserve peace officers in certain counties. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1278 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the use of leave by a state employee who is a reserve peace officer to attend peace officer training. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
SB 1355 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to an exception for peace officers from private security consultant registration requirements. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1407 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to requiring a peace officer to take possession of the driver's license of a person arrested for certain intoxication offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1408 76-0 (1999) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the information provided by a peace officer to a person arrested for an alcohol-related offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1478 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E. Relating to the appointment of peace officers by a water district. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1692 76-0 (1999) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to a requirement that a county jailer have training as a peace officer. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1766 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the commissioning of peace officers at the Texas School for the Deaf. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
SB 1806 76-0 (1999) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to critical incident stress debriefing of public safety employees. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
SB 1846 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E.
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to the exception from required disclosure under the public information law of certain information related to peace officers killed in the line of duty. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 31 70-0 (1987) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the murder of a peace officer as a capital offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 38 70-0 (1987) Author: Blackwood, Bill Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make warrantless arrests outside his jurisdiction and to his duties after making the arrest. House: Public Safety No action taken in subcommittee
HB 119 70-0 (1987) Author: Clemons, Billy
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Relating to criminal and administrative sanctions for the offense of fleeing or attempting to elude a peace officer. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 221 70-0 (1987) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to the designation of investigators in a medical examiner's office as peace officers. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 292 70-0 (1987) Author: Oakley, Keith Relating to the issuance of a search warrant based on the sworn oral statement of a peace officer to a magistrate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 355 70-0 (1987) Author: Barton, Erwin
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the administration of licensing examinations for peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 391 70-0 (1987) Author: Hightower, Allen
Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
Relating to the jurisdiction and qualifications of campus peace officers at institutions of higher education and public technical institutes. House: Public Safety
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 432 70-0 (1987) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the designation and authority of investigators employed by the State Board of Dental Examiners. House: Public Safety Referred to Public Safety
HB 474 70-0 (1987) Author: Beauchamp, Jerry
Sponsor: Krier, Cynthia
Relating to an exemption from the open records law for photographs depicting a peace officer or campus security officer. House: Public Education
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 592 70-0 (1987) Author: Barton, Erwin
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the offense of false identification as a peace officer and misrepresentation of property as belonging to a law enforcement agency. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 681 70-0 (1987) Author: Morales, Dan
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the admissibility of certain evidence in a criminal case. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Laid on table in committee
HB 701 70-0 (1987) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to the disposition of fees assessed for certain services performed by a peace officer and the amount and collection of certain other fees assessed by a county. House: Appropriations Referred to subcommittee
HB 719 70-0 (1987) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the designation of fire inspectors as peace officers. House: Public Safety Referred to subcommittee
HB 737 70-0 (1987) Author: Leonard, Jr., Bob
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the purchase of badges from the state by peace officers commissioned by the director of the Parks and Wildlife Department or their survivors. House: Public Safety
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 749 70-0 (1987) Author: Patronella, David Relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service, classification, and grievance procedures; providing civil penalties. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 791 70-0 (1987) Author: Eckels, Robert
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the authority of certain rapid transit authorities and regional transportation authorities to commission peace officers and to the authority of certain rapid transit authorities to adopt and enforce regulations. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 826 70-0 (1987) Author: Morales, Dan
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the offense of failing to identify oneself to a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 889 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Jim Relating to the collection of debts by certain public officials. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 937 70-0 (1987) Author: Martinez, Roman Relating to disciplinary measures against and conditions of employment of peace officers. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 957 70-0 (1987) Author: Leonard, Jr., Bob
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the appointment and certification of private university adjunct police officers, their duties and powers, the scope of their employment liability for their acts and omissions. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 1067 70-0 (1987) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to the authority of the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education to require annual weapons proficiency tests of peace officers, and to establish standards and procedures for testing weapons proficiency of peace officers. House: Public Safety Reported from s/c with substitute
HB 1101 70-0 (1987) Author: Shine, Hugh Relating to authority of a peace officer to carry certain weapons. House: Public Safety Transferred to Calendars Committee
HB 1245 70-0 (1987) Author: Patronella, David Relating to the classification of peace officers employed in a specialized police division who are transferred to the police department. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1383 70-0 (1987) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to a prohibition on requiring a peace officer to issue a specified number of traffic citations. House: Public Safety Pending in committee
HB 1848 70-0 (1987) Author: Colbert, Paul
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the removal of vehicles that are stopped in violation of state law. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1888 70-0 (1987) Author: Arnold, Bill Relating to minimum training requirements, testing, certification, and employment of peace officers who utilize investigative hypnosis in the investigation of cases; providing penalties. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2062 70-0 (1987) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to airport law enforcement officers commissioned as peace officers. House: Public Safety Referred to subcommittee
HB 2064 70-0 (1987) Author: Wallace III, Ralph
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the exemption from tuition and fees for peace officers enrolled in certain degree programs at an institution of higher education. House: Public Safety
Senate: Education
Left as pending business in comm.
HB 2107 70-0 (1987) Author: Patronella, David
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the disposition of fees assessed for certain services performed by a peace officer and the amount and collection of certain other fees assessed by certain counties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 2187 70-0 (1987) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to certain unclaimed or abandoned personal property seized by peace officers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 2353 70-0 (1987) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the amount and disposition of fees assessed for certain services performed by a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2456 70-0 (1987) Author: Tallas, Jim
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to personnel who may draw blood specimens of driving-while-intoxicated suspects upon the request or order of a peace officer. House: Liquor Regulation
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 82 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Blackwood, Bill
Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make warrantless arrests outside his jurisdiction, to his duties after making the arrest, and to worker's compensation insurance for such peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 126 70-0 (1987) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Oakley, Keith
Relating to the issuance of a search warrant based on the sworn oral statement of a peace officer to a magistrate. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 227 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the definition of peace officers. Senate: Jurisprudence Left as pending business in comm.
SB 275 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the addition of certain certified fire inspectors to those persons who are peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Jurisprudence
Withdrawn from schedule
SB 460 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the civil service classification of peace officers employed by a city in a specialized police division. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 501 70-0 (1987) Author: Leedom, John Relating to the amount and disposition of fees assessed for certain services performed by a peace officer and the amount and collection of certain other fees assessed by a county. House: Appropriations
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Appropriations
SB 555 70-0 (1987) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the distribution of a victim impact statement form to a victim of a criminal offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 619 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Hunter, Bob
Relating to the authority of the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education to require annual weapons proficiency tests of peace officers, and to establish standards and procedures for testing weapons proficiency of peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 882 70-0 (1987) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Barton, Erwin
Relating to airport law enforcement officers commissioned as peace officers. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Failed to pass to 3rd reading
SB 929 70-0 (1987) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Arnold, Bill
Relating to minimum training requirements, testing, certification, and employment of peace officers who utilize investigative hypnosis in the investigation of cases; providing penalties. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
SB 984 70-0 (1987) Author: Montford, John Relating to the commissioning as peace officers of investigators appointed by the attorney general. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1293 70-0 (1987) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to personnel who may draw blood specimens of driving while intoxicated suspects upon the request or order of a peace officer. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1298 70-0 (1987) Author: Sarpalius, Bill Defining "intoxicated" in terms of alcohol concentration or presence of a controlled substance or drug; relating to liability of persons who take blood samples to obtain evidence of such concentration or presence; relating to obtaining such evidence in autopsies; and relating to participation in pretrial diversion programs of persons convicted of offenses involving such concentration or presence and use of the fact of such participation in assessing penalties after subsequent convictions; amending Subsections (c) and (h) of Section 3, Chapter 434, Acts of the 61st Legislature, Regular Session, 1969, as amended (Article 67011-5, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); Subsection (b) of Section 19.05, Penal Code, as amended; Article 49.03, Code of Criminal Procedure, 1965, as amended; and Subsection (a), Section 10, Article 42.12, Code of Criminal Procedure, 1965, as amended. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1309 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Stiles, Mark
Relating to the employment of off-duty officers to monitor the taking of shellfish from polluted areas. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 1320 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the classification of peace officers. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 1347 70-0 (1987) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the fees for services of peace officers. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1484 70-0 (1987) Author: Sarpalius, Bill Relating to the offenses of driving while intoxicated and involuntary manslaughter involving the use of a motor vehicle and to the civil and criminal consequences of those offenses, including the suspension of a driver's license, and to an administrative suspension of the driver's license of a person operating a motor vehicle if the person is suspected of having an alcohol concentration of 0.10 or greater. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 56 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to peace officers commissioned by school districts in certain counties. House: Law Enforcement Referred to subcommittee
HB 57 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the commissioning of fire prevention inspectors in certain cities as peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Public Safety
HB 116 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the employment and commissioning of peace officers by a rapid transit authority. House: Law Enforcement Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 141 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to fees imposed for services performed by peace officers and by clerks of district and county courts and fees imposed on persons convicted of a felony or misdemeanor. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 206 69-0 (1985) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to a defense to the offense of criminal trespass if the actor is a peace officer or firefighter acting in the lawful discharge of an official duty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 263 69-0 (1985) Author: Parker, Jim Relating to collection of debts by certain public officials. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 268 69-0 (1985) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to peace officers commissioned by certain rapid transit authorities. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 336 69-0 (1985) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the regulation of off-duty work performed by peace officers and reserve law enforcement officers, and to the employment of a peace officer or reserve law enforcement officer as a patrolman, guard, or watchman. House: Law Enforcement 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 357 69-0 (1985) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to the arrest without a warrant of a person on the basis of information received by a peace officer while the officer is legally detaining the person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 413 69-0 (1985) Author: Barton, Erwin Relating to peace officers employed and commissioned by a navigation district commission. House: Law Enforcement Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 489 69-0 (1985) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to the creation of a department of county park police in certain counties. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 624 69-0 (1985) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to punishment for the offense of assault if the victim of the assault is a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 715 69-0 (1985) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the arrest without a warrant of certain persons charged with the offense of driving while intoxicated. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Withdrawn by author
HB 740 69-0 (1985) Author: Laney, James
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to the appointment and certification of railroad peace officers, their duties and powers, the scope of their employment, and liability for their acts and omissions. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 769 69-0 (1985) Author: Lewis, Gibson Relating to the definition of peace officer. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 824 69-0 (1985) Author: Blackwood, Bill
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make warrantless arrests outside his jurisdiction and to his duties after making the arrest. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Returned from Senate as amended
HB 879 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to investigations of, disciplinary measures against, and certain conditions of employment of peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 914 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to civil service status of certain city employees employed in specialized police divisions. House: Urban Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 930 69-0 (1985) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to the punishment for the offense of assault if the victim of the assault is a peace officer, jailer, or guard. House: Law Enforcement Coauthor authorized
HB 939 69-0 (1985) Author: Adkisson, Tommy Relating to a municipality's right of subrogation when a peace officer or fire fighter is injured while performing official duties. House: Judiciary 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 987 69-0 (1985) Author: Garcia, Orlando
Sponsor: Krier, Cynthia
Relating to the training of peace officers in the recognition, investigation, and prosecution of certain cases involving children as victims. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 988 69-0 (1985) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to peace officers employed as investigators by a medical examiner. House: Law Enforcement Placed on General State Calendar
HB 995 69-0 (1985) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to incentive pay for certain peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1072 69-0 (1985) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the use of deadly force to prevent an assault on a peace officer in certain circumstances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 1248 69-0 (1985) Author: Granoff, Al
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to the employment and commissioning of peace officers by the Dallas County Hospital District. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1309 69-0 (1985) Author: Patronella, David Relating to the legal defense of civil suits against peace officers. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 1353 69-0 (1985) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to the disposition of certain fees imposed for services performed by peace officers employed by an agency of the state. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 1355 69-0 (1985) Author: Moreno, Paul Relating to the stationing of a peace officer near the entrance to a polling place. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1467 69-0 (1985) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to hours of labor and compensation for overtime of peace officers in certain counties. House: Labor & Employment Relations 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1503 69-0 (1985) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the exemption from tuition and fees for peace officers enrolled in certain degree programs at an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 1592 69-0 (1985) Author: Hightower, Allen
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to licensing and certification requirements for and certain records concerning peace officers and to park ranger departments in certain counties. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1626 69-0 (1985) Author: Morales, Dan Relating to the prevention of family violence and the duties of law enforcement officers, prosecutors, and courts in family violence cases; providing criminal penalties for the violation of certain court orders. House: Judiciary 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1727 69-0 (1985) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to creation of a statewide public retirement system for certain municipal law enforcement personnel. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Retirement and Aging
HB 2124 69-0 (1985) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the removal of vehicles that are stopped in violation of state law. House: Transportation Coauthor authorized
HB 2176 69-0 (1985) Author: Russell, Sam Relating to the employment and commissioning of peace officers by the Titus County Hospital District. House: Law Enforcement Referred to subcommittee
HB 2209 69-0 (1985) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to creation of a statewide public retirement system for certain municipal law enforcement personnel. House: Retirement & Aging Referred to subcommittee
HB 2310 69-0 (1985) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to the conducting of inquests and the duty of peace officers to notify justices of the peace and other magistrates of deaths; providing a penalty. House: Law Enforcement 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 112 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to investigations of, disciplinary measures against, and certain conditions of employment of peace officers. Senate: Jurisprudence Record vote
SB 152 69-0 (1985) Author: Montford, John Relating to defenses to prosecution for the offense of criminal trespass. Senate: Jurisprudence Removed from local & uncontested cal.
SB 259 69-0 (1985) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to peace officers commissioned by certain rapid transit authorities. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 322 69-0 (1985) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Lewis, Ron
Relating to the definition of peace officer. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 471 69-0 (1985) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to peace officers employed and commissioned by a navigation district commission. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 477 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Keller, Ray
Relating to the offense of assault and to punishment for the offense if the victim of the assault is a peace officer, jailer, or guard. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 562 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the use of deadly force to prevent an assault on a peace officer in certain circumstances. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Cal.
SB 686 69-0 (1985) Author: Montford, John Relating to the appointment and certification of railroad peace officers, their duties and powers, the scope of their employment, and liability for their acts and omissions. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
SB 869 69-0 (1985) Author: Krier, Cynthia
Sponsor: Morales, Dan
Relating to the prevention of family violence and the duties and authority of law enforcement officers, prosecutors, and courts in family violence cases; defining "family"; providing criminal penalties for the violation of certain court orders. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 932 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to a requirement that the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education adopt a code of conduct for peace officers and the consequences for an officer who violates that code. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Law Enforcement
SB 958 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the employment and commissioning of peace officers by the Dallas County Hospital District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 998 69-0 (1985) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to a process for the investigation and disposition of complaints alleging misconduct by peace officers. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1085 69-0 (1985) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the disposition of unclaimed or abandoned property in the possession of a peace officer. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SB 1234 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to hours of labor and compensation for overtime of peace officers in certain counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Considered in formal meeting
HB 259 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to commissioning certain housing security officers as peace officers. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Committee on Law Enforcement
HB 280 68-0 (1983) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to peace officers commissioned by school districts. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken
HB 291 68-0 (1983) Author: Eikenburg, Frank Relating to the purchase of handguns from the state by retiring state peace officers or the survivors of state peace officers killed in the line of duty. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
HB 299 68-0 (1983) Author: Keller, Ray
Sponsor: Leedom, John
Relating to classifying officers commissioned by private institutions of higher education as peace officer. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 304 68-0 (1983) Author: Eikenburg, Frank
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to jurisdiction to enforce criminal laws in a public park or recreational facility at a water resource development project under the control of the Department of the Army. House: State Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 397 68-0 (1983) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to disciplinary measures against and conditions of employment of peace officers. House: Urban Affairs See remarks
HB 398 68-0 (1983) Author: Polumbo, Anthony Relating to the use of forfeited controlled substances for law enforcement purposes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
HB 410 68-0 (1983) Author: Denton, Betty
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to the purchase of firearms from the state by retiring state peace officers or survivors of state peace officers. House: Law Enforcement
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately

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