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Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HB 147 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper photography or visual recording. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 57 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Simmons, Ron
Relating to information collected by a regional tollway authority, regional mobility authority, regional transportation authority, metropolitan rapid transit authority, or coordinated county transportation authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 1317 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José
Sponsor: Miller, Doug | et. al.
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of invasive visual recording. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 912 83-0 (2013) Author: Gooden, Lance | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to images captured by unmanned aircraft and other images and recordings; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1740 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the electronic monitoring of residents at state supported living centers; providing criminal penalties. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 33 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the electronic monitoring of residents at state supported living centers; providing criminal penalties. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1219 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to a customer's right to privacy of smart meter collected data. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
HB 1634 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the release of a motor vehicle accident report or certain information in a motor vehicle accident report; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
HB 1747 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the release of motor vehicle accident report information. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1826 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the release of certain motor vehicle accident report information. House: Transportation Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3789 81-0 (2009) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the Texas emerging technology fund. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Referred to Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
SB 163 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a consumer's option to prevent the sale of the consumer's financial information by a financial institution; providing for civil liability. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 375 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Smith, Todd
Relating to the release of certain motor vehicle accident report information. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 783 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the Texas emerging technology fund, including transfers between the fund and the Texas Enterprise Fund. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Economic Development
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 59 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the management, security, and protection of personal information and governmental records; providing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 455 80-0 (2007) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the confidentiality of certain personal information that pertains to certain officers and employees of a community supervision and corrections department. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 655 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper photography or visual recording. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 842 80-0 (2007) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to public access to personal financial statements filed by judges and justices. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1141 80-0 (2007) Author: Howard, Donna
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the confidentiality of certain home address information in local tax appraisal records regarding current or former peace officers and regarding a current or former employee of a prosecutor's office or of certain offices with jurisdiction over child protective services matters. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
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 1696 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the improper use of information contained in a report of political contributions and expenditures; creating an offense. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2314 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the confidentiality of certain communications involving an ombudsman program established by an employer as an alternative dispute resolution service. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 2828 80-0 (2007) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the release of a motor vehicle accident report or certain information in a motor vehicle accident report; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 606 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Gattis, Dan
Relating to the disclosure of the name of a student or minor who is a victim of abuse or unlawful conduct by an educator. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
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 1045 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to providing that a performance evaluation of the commissioner of higher education or of a chancellor or university president is confidential. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 1208 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the release of a motor vehicle accident report or certain information in a motor vehicle accident report; providing penalties. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1251 80-0 (2007) Author: Averitt, Kip
Sponsor: Haggerty, Pat
Relating to the access, use, or retention of certain electronically readable information on a driver's license, commercial driver's license, or personal identification certificate; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 531 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to protection of private family information of children attending public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1130 79-0 (2005) Author: Cook, Byron | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the adoption of a privacy policy by a person who requires the disclosure of an individual's social security number; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1204 79-0 (2005) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to access to certain information contained in a decree of dissolution of a marriage or in an order in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1368 79-0 (2005) Author: Allen, Ray Relating to the confidentiality of and access to certain personal information in instruments recorded with a county clerk. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1806 79-0 (2005) Author: Campbell, Scott Relating to prohibiting a person from requiring an individual to provide a social security number to obtain goods or services or enter into a business transaction; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1952 79-0 (2005) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Relating to prohibiting a governmental body from disclosing a person's social security number to a member of the public in certain circumstances without the person's written consent. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2191 79-0 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the treatment of social security numbers under the public information law. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
No action taken in committee
HB 2557 79-0 (2005) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the exception from required public disclosure under the public information law of certain performance evaluations of governmental employees. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2598 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to regulating the use and disclosure of social security numbers by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2771 79-0 (2005) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the confidentiality and disclosure of certain information related to an investigation conducted by the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2830 79-0 (2005) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to regulating the use and disclosure of social security numbers by school districts and institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3278 79-0 (2005) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the management, security, and protection of personal information and governmental records; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 160 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the creation of an address confidentiality program to assist victims of family violence in maintaining confidential addresses. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 461 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Relating to the confidentiality of and access to certain personal information in instruments recorded with a county clerk. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 674 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to limiting the use of customers' social security numbers by persons; providing a civil penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 754 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the adoption of a privacy policy by a person who requires the disclosure of an individual's social security number. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1148 79-0 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to protecting the confidentiality of certain identifying personal information contained in court records. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1485 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Wong, Martha
Relating to providing that the social security number of a living person is excepted from required disclosure under the public information law and may be redacted without the necessity of requesting a decision from the attorney general. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 12 79-3 (2006) Author: Pena, Aaron Relating to privacy of wireless telecommunications customer information; providing a civil penalty. House: Regulated Industries Referred to Regulated Industries
HB 94 79-3 (2006) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the authority of members of the board of trustees of an independent school district to obtain student information. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 56 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to the disclosure of a customer's personal information by a financial institution. House: Financial Institutions Considered in Calendars
HB 149 78-0 (2003) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to certain privacy protections for consumer information included in the Texas no-call list. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 203 78-0 (2003) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the confidentiality of certain home address information in ad valorem tax appraisal records. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 500 78-0 (2003) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information contained in applications for ad valorem tax exemptions; providing criminal penalties. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1027 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the confidentiality of crime victim information. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1029 78-0 (2003) Author: Hardcastle, Rick Relating to prohibiting a governmental entity from disclosing personal information relating to certain persons who hold a private pesticide applicator license. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture and Livestock
HB 1071 78-0 (2003) Author: Howard, Charlie | et. al. Relating to protection of private family information of children attending public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1191 78-0 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the confidentiality of certain sensitive information. House: State Affairs
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
No action taken in committee
HB 1226 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to a closed meeting for a school board deliberation that will necessarily reveal personally identifiable information about a public school student. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1391 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the confidentiality of pleadings and protective order applications in certain proceedings in the Family Code. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1452 78-0 (2003) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to prohibiting a governmental entity from disclosing information relating to use of certain predator control devices. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1556 78-0 (2003) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the immunization registry. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1863 78-0 (2003) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the disclosure of certain voter registration information. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2040 78-0 (2003) Author: Marchant, Kenny
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to authorizing certain state agencies to share information for investigative purposes. House: State Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 2125 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to the creation of a Texas Privacy and Security Act and addressing the ways in which the information practices of state and local governmental entities affect personal privacy and the security of this state. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2174 78-0 (2003) Author: Heflin, Talmadge
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to illegal uses of confidential information by persons having legal access to confidential information; creating an offense. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 2197 78-0 (2003) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the disclosure of certain information to a cemetery organization or funeral establishment for the purpose of marking a grave. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2268 78-0 (2003) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to restricting the availability of certain information contained in a final decree of divorce or annulment. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Left pending in committee
HB 2819 78-0 (2003) Author: Driver, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the confidentiality of certain home address information held by a tax appraisal district. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2833 78-0 (2003) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to a physician's report of a complication resulting from an abortion; providing a penalty. House: Public Health Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 2857 78-0 (2003) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the confidentiality of certain records of and communications with a domestic relations office. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues No action taken in committee
HB 2895 78-0 (2003) Author: Allen, Ray
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the operations of the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2930 78-0 (2003) Author: Lewis, Glenn
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the confidentiality of and access to certain personal information contained in instruments recorded with a county clerk. House: County Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 3062 78-0 (2003) Author: Mabry, John | et. al. Relating to the confidentiality of information associated with family violence centers. House: Human Services Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3109 78-0 (2003) Author: Keffer, Bill
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to physician and health care provider panels of independent review organizations. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3590 78-0 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to medical management issues and average weekly wage benchmarks in the Texas workers' compensation system. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 18 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to a right of privacy. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 81 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to making a military discharge record recorded with the county clerk a confidential document. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations No action taken in committee
SB 136 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the disclosure of personal information by an Internet service provider. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 141 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to authorizing certain state agencies to share certain information for investigative purposes. Senate: Jurisprudence Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 644 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to prohibiting a governmental entity from disclosing personal information of certain persons who hold a private pesticide applicator license and of their clients. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
Laid on the table subject to call
SB 739 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Relating to aggregate or statistical information about the screening program for hearing loss in newborns. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 796 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the disclosure of a customer's personal information by a financial institution. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 882 78-0 (2003) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the confidentiality of a victim impact statement. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1015 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Elkins, Gary
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information regarding, and to the compensation of, a crime victim. House: State Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1050 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Mabry, John
Relating to the confidentiality of information associated with family violence centers. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1559 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Lewis, Glenn
Relating to the confidentiality of and access to certain personal information contained in instruments recorded with a county clerk. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1650 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the creation of a Texas Privacy and Security Act and addressing the ways in which the information practices of state and local governmental entities affect personal privacy and the security of this state. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1764 78-0 (2003) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Farabee, David
Relating to the disclosure of certain information to a cemetery organization or funeral establishment for the purpose of marking a grave. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 265 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting the covert visual recording of another for an improper sexual purpose and to certain consequences on conviction of that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 307 77-0 (2001) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to disclosure of personal information from motor vehicle records. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 308 77-0 (2001) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to written notice of the sale of personal information contained in driver's license records files. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 799 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the disclosure of personal information that is collected by certain governmental bodies. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1031 77-0 (2001) Author: West, George Relating to electronically readable information on a driver's license or personal identification certificate; providing penalties. House: Public Safety Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1821 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to certain election practices and procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
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 1922 77-0 (2001) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to state government privacy policy. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2013 77-0 (2001) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to the confidentiality of credit card, debit card, and access device numbers that are collected, assembled, or maintained by a governmental body. House: State Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2555 77-0 (2001) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the privacy of certain information provided by consumers to insurers and other related entities; providing penalties. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2680 77-0 (2001) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to prohibiting a governmental body from disclosing social security numbers to a member of the public. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2749 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Elizabeth Relating to confidentiality and disclosure prohibition of certain county records. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2964 77-0 (2001) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the confidentiality of pleadings and protective order applications in certain proceedings in the Family Code. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HJR 15 77-0 (2001) Author: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to a right of privacy. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 694 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to the confidentiality of credit card, debit card, charge card, and access device numbers that are collected, assembled, or maintained by a governmental body and of certain e-mail addresses. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 712 77-0 (2001) Author: Sibley, David
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip | et. al.
Relating to the privacy of certain information provided by consumers to insurers and other related entities; providing a civil penalty. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 814 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the confidentiality of identifying information of juvenile sex offense victims; providing penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 866 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the creation of a Texas Privacy Act and addressing the ways in which the information practices of state and local governmental entities affect personal privacy. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to State Affairs
SB 867 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the creation, operation, and duties of a joint interim task force to study various issues affecting personal privacy. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to State Affairs
SB 959 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to confidentiality of information regarding a victim of sexual assault or family violence. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1566 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to certain records of and communications to county officials. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1754 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the information practices of government and to certain information practices of the private sector that affect the privacy of citizens of this state; providing penalties and creating a privacy task force. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 571 76-0 (1999) Author: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to information collected and used in connection with a driver's license or identification certificate; providing a penalty. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 611 76-0 (1999) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to confidentiality of certain personal information provided by a customer to a business; providing a criminal penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 692 76-0 (1999) Author: Janek, Kyle
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the confidentiality of the social security number of an applicant for or holder of a license or other form of permission to practice an occupation or profession. House: Public Health
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 812 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to contracts for inmate labor entered into by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice that provide inmates with access to personal information about persons who are not confined. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1139 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to service as a grand juror and information associated with that service. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1296 76-0 (1999) Author: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al. Relating to disclosure and sale of certain information held by the Texas Department of Public Safety and the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Public Safety Considered in Calendars
HB 1353 76-0 (1999) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Bernsen, David
Relating to certain information used for emergency management and disaster services. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1371 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al. Relating to the penalty for disclosing a person's HIV status. House: Public Health Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1474 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to public access to the names and addresses of parties in civil actions. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 1513 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to powers and duties of the Texas Health Care Information Council; providing penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1928 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to limitations on disclosure of certain patient health information; providing penalties. House: Insurance Considered in Calendars
HB 2047 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting the covert visual recording of another for an improper sexual purpose and to certain consequences on conviction of that offense. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
HB 2633 76-0 (1999) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to the confidentiality of dental patient records. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 3254 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the privacy of public health information. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 3262 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to information in a rabies vaccination certificate or in a county or municipal registry of dogs and cats; providing criminal penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 3331 76-0 (1999) Author: Solis, Juan Relating to the confidentiality of a juror's or a potential juror's personal information. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3633 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to confidentiality of information regarding a victim of sexual assault or family violence. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Scheduled for formal meeting on . . . .
HJR 31 76-0 (1999) Author: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to a right of privacy. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 420 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Jones, Jesse
Relating to certain contracts for inmate labor and to criminal and administrative consequences for inmates who gain access to certain information while performing inmate labor. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 567 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Burnam, Lon
Relating to the penalty for disclosing a person's human immunodeficiency virus status. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1255 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to disclosure or inducing disclosure of a record of a customer of a financial institution; providing a penalty. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1357 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to confidentiality of information regarding a victim of sexual assault or family violence. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c on Infrastructure by Pres.
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
SB 1906 76-0 (1999) Author: Sibley, David
Sponsor: Gray, Patricia
Relating to the creation of a privilege for dental records and communications with a dentist and to the availability of dental records. House: Public Health
Senate: Health Services
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 962 70-0 (1987) Author: Harris, Jack
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the disclosure of confidential information concerning adoptions and to the offense of impersonating certain persons with the intent to secure confidential information from a mutual consent voluntary adoption registry. House: Judiciary
Senate: Health & Human Services
No action taken in committee
HB 1206 70-0 (1987) Author: McDonald, Nancy Relating to confidentiality and disclosure of test results for acquired immune deficiency syndrome and related infections; providing penalties. House: Public Health Referred to subcommittee
HJR 44 70-0 (1987) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Proposing a constitutional amendment to recognize a right of privacy. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1342 70-0 (1987) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to the confidentiality of statements made to a rape crisis counselor or family violence counselor; providing criminal penalties. Senate: Criminal Justice Reported favorably with substitute
HJR 9 69-0 (1985) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Proposing a constitutional amendment to recognize a right of privacy. House: State Affairs Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 6 69-2 (1986) Author: Hudson, David Relating to the creation of the offense of disclosing information obtained from a criminal investigation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 91 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to civil liability for a violation of an individual's right of privacy. House: Judiciary Coauthor authorized
HJR 16 68-0 (1983) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Proposing a constitutional amendment to recognize a right of privacy. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 76 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to civil liability for a violation of an individual's right of privacy. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HB 108 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to civil liability for a violation of an individual's right of privacy. House: Judiciary Considered by committee in public hearing
HJR 95 66-0 (1979) Author: Nabers, Lynn Proposing a constitutional amendment to guarantee the right of privacy. House: Constitutional Amendments Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HB 385 65-0 (1977) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to civil liability for a violation of an individual's right of privacy. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Calendars
HR 158 63-0 (1973) Author: Hendricks, Bob Authorizing the House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee to study effects of information gathering services on the individual's rights to privacy. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 347 47-0 (1941) Author: Howard, George Francis | et. al. Relating to disapprove, invalidate, and strike Rule 168 of the Rules promulgated by the Supreme Court of Texas; providing the effective date of this Act; prohibiting search, seizure, or examination of the person of any party without his consent, in civil actions, except actions under Workmen's Compensation Act.

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