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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 449 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the applicability of competitive bidding requirements to leases of radio towers and the land under radio towers procured by the Parks and Wildlife Department.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Committees: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 2507 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain equipment used for digital audio broadcasting.
  Author: Kacal, Kyle | et. al.
  Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 1043 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the offense of the unauthorized duplication of certain recordings.
  Author: Lewis, Tryon | et. al.
  Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2145 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to apportionment of certain receipts of a broadcaster under the franchise tax.
  Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
HB 2745 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study administered by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles to research the safety and economic impact of in-vehicle safety devices for motor vehicles.
  Author: White, James | et. al.
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation
SB 575 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the offense of the unauthorized duplication of certain recordings.
  Author: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 442 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of an emergency radio infrastructure account.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3219 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to intelligence data standards and protected personal information.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1572 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operations and monitoring of fusion centers in this state.
  Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
  Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 589 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property used by a charitable organization operating certain radio stations.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2507 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of an interoperable statewide emergency radio infrastructure and the establishment of an emergency radio infrastructure account.
  Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Public Safety | Finance
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 4637 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to unenforceable restrictive covenants affecting residential homes.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1273 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating an offense for interference with certain radio frequencies.
  Author: Carona, John
  Sponsor: Fletcher, Allen | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1552 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to unenforceable restrictive covenants affecting residential homes.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1989 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to establishment of the Texas Statewide Interoperability Executive Advisory Council.
  Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
  Committees: Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 2183 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment of an interoperability coordinator in the division of emergency management in the office of the governor.
  Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
  Committees: Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably with substitute

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 1868 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property used by a charitable organization operating certain radio stations.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3642 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to homeland security; providing a penalty.
  Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
  Committees: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HR 2915 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 11.
  Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
  Last Action: Reported enrolled
SB 11 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to homeland security and protection of the public, including protections against human trafficking; providing penalties.
  Author: Carona, John
  Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank
  Committees: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations | Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
SB 1087 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property used by a charitable organization operating certain radio stations.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SCR 90 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 11.
  Author: Carona, John
  Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
SR 1204 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 11.
  Author: Carona, John
  Last Action: Reported enrolled

79th Regular Session, 2005
SB 432 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the abolition of the Public Safety Radio Communications Council and the transfer of certain functions to the office of the governor.
  Author: Staples, Todd
  Committees: Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 598 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing and maintaining an emergency radio infrastructure.
  Author: Madla, Frank
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1020 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property used by a charitable organization operating a radio station that is funded through donations.
  Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
  Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Local Government Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

77th Regular Session, 2001
HB 2722 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to license plates issued to persons with disabilities who are mobile amateur radio operators.
  Author: Raymond, Richard
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3380 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to state agency acquisitions of public safety and law enforcement wireless communications equipment.
  Author: King, Phil
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HCR 39 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Requesting radio and television stations to review drug advertisements to make sure they comply with federal law.
  Author: Najera, Manny
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1350 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to state agency acquisitions of public safety land mobile two-way radio communications equipment.
  Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: No action taken in committee

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 1345 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to municipal or county regulation on the placing, screening, or height of amateur radio antennas.
  Author: Gray, Patricia
  Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective immediately

70th Regular Session, 1987
SB 374 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exemptions from ad valorem taxation.
  Author: Uribe, Hector
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means

69th Regular Session, 1985
HB 225 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring radios on certain trains.
  Author: Clemons, Billy
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Postponed in committee
HB 1450 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring radios and cabooses on certain trains.
  Author: Gibson, Bruce
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation
SB 177 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring radios on certain trains.
  Author: Lyon, Ted
  Committees: Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
SB 695 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring radios and cabooses on certain trains.
  Author: Lyon, Ted
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

66th Regular Session, 1979
HB 75 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil liability, damages, and attorney's fees for interfering with radio or television reception.
  Author: Hudson III, Samuel
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Business and Industry
HB 179 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the offense of interference with emergency communication; providing penalties.
  Author: Hudson III, Samuel
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Transportation | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

65th Regular Session, 1977
HB 383 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to civil, liability, damages, and attorney's fees for interfering with radio or television reception.
  Author: Hudson III, Samuel
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Judiciary

64th Regular Session, 1975
SB 197 (64th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to special license tags for mobile citizen's band radio operators
  Author: Clower, Ron
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs

63rd Regular Session, 1973
HB 282 (63rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulation of the sale and serial numbers of certain electronic entertainment equipment; providing penalties.
  Author: Green, Forrest
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee

61st Regular Session, 1969
SB 224 (61st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing publication of legal notices by means of radio or television broadcast.
  Author: Mauzy, Oscar | et. al.

59th Regular Session, 1965
HB 694 (59th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of persons engaged in the business of providing radio and television service.
  Author: Sherman, W.C. "Bud"

57th Regular Session, 1961
HB 300 (57th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating the Texas Board of Television-Radio Examiners; providing for state control of licensing of Television-Radio Service Dealers, Master Television-Radio Technicians, Television-Radio Technicians and Apprentice Television-Radio Technicians.
  Author: Bridges, Ronald Wayne

56th Regular Session, 1959
HB 481 (56th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to amending certain acts so as to change the payment date of tax on radios and television sets; allocating certain fees and penalties.
  Author: Cannon, Joe Barnett | et. al.
HB 585 (56th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to levying an occupation tax upon the business of publication of newspapers, operation of television stations, operation of radio broadcasting stations and the business of outdoor advertising by billboards; prescribing penalties.
  Author: Oliver, W. T. "Boss Cajun"

54th Regular Session, 1955
HB 630 (54th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to imposing an excise tax upon the sale of radios and television sets equal to two and two-tenths per cent (2 2/10%) of the retail value thereof with certain exemptions.
  Author: Sandahl, Jr., Charles L.
HB 753 (54th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts by providing for the exemption of the owners, licensees and operators of radio or television broadcasting stations and their agents and employees from damages for defamatory statements made over such stations by one other than such owner, licensee or operator, or agent or employee unless such owner, licensee, operator or agent or employee failed to use due care to prevent such broadcast; provided due care shall be construed to include a bona fide compliance with any federal law or regulation; provided further that no owner, licensee or operator shall be liable for any damages from any defamatory statement uttered on the radio or television broadcasting station or on behalf of any candidate for public office; provided further in any action for damages the complaining party shall be allowed only such actual damages as he has alleged and proved.
  Author: Seeligson, Frates Slick

53rd Regular Session, 1953
HB 168 (53rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to amending certain Statutes to permit incorporation for the purpose of construction, maintenance and operation of radio and/or television broadcasting equipment and stations.
  Author: Elliott, William Marshall "Bill" | et. al.
HB 433 (53rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for the exemption of the owners, licensees and operators of radio or television broadcasting stations and their agents and employees from damages for defamatory statements made over such stations by one other than such owner, licensee, or operator, or agent or employee unless such owner, licensee, operator or agent or employee failed to use due care to prevent such broadcast.
  Author: Paxton, James Robert "Jim Bob"
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