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84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 1712 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of an innovative workforce training center in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Oliveira, René
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1887 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a regional center for public safety excellence in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2875 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to state-supported education and health care benefits for certain military personnel and their dependents.
  Author: Martinez, Armando
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 3467 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a postsecondary distance learning feasibility study conducted by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
  Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
SB 1463 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to improving the delivery of health care services to veterans in this state.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 2017 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of an innovative workforce training center in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 363 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a public law school in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Martinez, Armando
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 1000 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a new university in South Texas within The University of Texas System.
  Author: Oliveira, René | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Senate Amendments Analysis distributed
HB 2883 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a regional center for public safety excellence in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
SB 24 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a new university in South Texas within The University of Texas System.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Oliveira, René | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1343 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a regional center for public safety excellence in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
SB 1551 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of affordable housing and other services in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Sponsor: Martinez, Armando
  Committees: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 50 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment by The University of Texas System of a law school in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 53 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a public law school in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Martinez, Armando
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 3733 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of Texas Task Force 3 in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Martinez, Armando
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3738 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the designation of the Mid Valley Airport as the disaster relief headquarters for the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Martinez, Armando
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: No action taken in subcommittee

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 91 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment by The University of Texas System of a law school in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 848 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the designation of the Mid Valley Airport as the disaster relief headquarters for the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Martinez, Armando
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2152 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the designation of the South Texas International Airport at Edinburg as the disaster relief headquarters for the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Pena, Aaron
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2217 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to partnering with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs and other federal agencies to establish a veterans hospital in the Rio Grande Valley region of the state.
  Author: Flores, Kino | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HCR 86 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Memorializing Congress in support of establishing a veterans hospital in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al.
  Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
HCR 96 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Memorializing Congress in support of establishing a veterans hospital in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HJR 7 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the state to contribute money, property, and other resources for the establishment, maintenance, and operation of veterans hospitals in this state.
  Author: Flores, Kino | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
  Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State

80th Regular Session, 2007
HR 2182 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to support the construction of a veterans hospital in the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Escobar, Juan | et. al.
  Committees: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
  Last Action: Referred to Defense Affairs & State-Fed Rel

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 1732 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the long-range plan for the South Texas Health Care System and the provision of tuberculosis and other health care services in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Solis, Jim
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 55 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a state agency to promote economic development in the region bordering the Rio Grande.
  Author: Cuellar, Henry
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 3504 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the long-range plan for the South Texas Hospital and the provision of tuberculosis and other health care services in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Solis, Jim | et. al.
  Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Public Health | Health Services
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HCR 143 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Encouraging Texas colleges and universities to apply existing research resources to finding new affordable solutions to address water scarcity and quality problems, including salinity and fecal coliform, in the Rio Grande.
  Author: Gutierrez, Roberto
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1614 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the long-range plan for the South Texas Hospital and the provision of tuberculosis and other health care services in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Health Services
  Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
SCR 75 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Memorializing congress to take certain actions regarding qualification of reimbursement under Medicaid.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Sponsor: Wise, Miguel
  Committees: Public Health | Border Affairs - Special
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor

69th Regular Session, 1985
SR 195 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Creating the Valley Economic Development Task Force to study the economic needs and potentials of the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Uribe, Hector

68th Regular Session, 1983
HB 2429 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Rio Grande Valley Municipal Water Authority, deleting certain restrictions upon said authority, to wit, the power to divert, impound, store, treat, or transport water for agricultural purposes, and providing water rights from the Rio Grand River; providing for severability of the Act; and declaring an emergency.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
  Committees: Natural Resources | Administration, Special
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HR 271 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Expressing appreciation to the Rio Grande Valley legislative delegation.
  Author: Wilson, Ron

64th Regular Session, 1975
HB 781 (64th R.S.)
  Caption: To facilitate the implementation of the Treaty to Resolve Pending Boundary Differences and Maintain the Rio Grande and Colorado River as the International Boundary between the United States of America and the United Mexican States, which entered into force April 18, 1972, and the American-Mexican Boundary Treaty Act of 1972, Public Law 92-549 (86 Stat. 1161), approved October 25, 1972, and the construction of works required under the Treaty and the Act, by authorizing the Governor of the State of Texas to grant to the United States of America title and rights of the State of Texas to those portions of the bed and banks of the Rio Grande as may be necessary or expedient to implement and for the construction of works under the provisions of the Treaty and Act, subject to certain reservations and conditions in favor of the State of Texas pertaining to the mineral interests in the bed and banks of the Rio Grande.
  Author: Kaster, James J.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
SB 547 (64th R.S.)
  Caption: Facilitating the implementation of the Treaty to Resolve Pending Boundary Differences and Maintain the Rio Grande and Colorado River as the International Boundary between the United States of America and the United Mexican States, which entered into force April 18, 1972, and the American-Mexican Boundary Treaty Act of 1972, Public Law 92-549 (86 Stat, 1161), approved October 25, 1972, and the construction of works required under the treaty and the Act, by authorizing the Governor of the State of Texas to grant to the United States of America title and rights of the State of Texas to those portions of the bed and banks of the Rio Grande as may be necessary or expedient to implement and for the construction of works under the provisions of the treaty and Act, subject to certain reservations and conditions in favor of the State of Texas pertaining to the mineral interests in the bed and banks of the Rio Grande; protecting certain rights of private owners of land abutting the Rio Grande in the counties covered by this Act.
  Author: Santiesteban, H.
  Sponsor: Kaster, James J.
  Committees: State Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 626 (64th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to establishment of a medical branch of The University of Texas System to be known as The University of Texas Medical School of the Rio Grande Valley.
  Author: Longoria, Raul
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs

63rd Regular Session, 1973
HCR 76 (63rd R.S.)
  Caption: Memorializing Congress and the Veterans Administration to locate a V.A. Hospital or Recuperation Center in Weslaco.
  Author: Rodriguez, Lindsey
  Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
  Committees: Education | Education
  Last Action: Filed without Governor's signature

62nd Regular Session, 1971
HCR 63 (62nd R.S.)
  Caption: Memorializing Congress to convert Wesley Manor, Westlaco, Texas, into a Veterans Administration Hospital.
  Author: Rodriguez, Lindsey | et. al.

61st Regular Session, 1969
HB 1368 (61st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating Rio Grande Valley Municipal Water Authority, a conservation district.
  Author: Atwood, Alan C. "Bud" | et. al.
SB 750 (61st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating the Rio Grande Valley Municipal Water Authority, a conservation district, comprising the territory contained in certain cities and towns of the counties of Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr and Willacy, as of the 1st day of January, 1969, for the purpose of providing a source of water supply for municipal, domestic and industrial use and diverting, impounding, storing, treating and transporting the same.
  Author: Bates, Sr., James S. "Jim" | et. al.

60th Regular Session, 1967
HB 1028 (60th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating Rio Grande Valley Pollution Control Authority, a conservation district, comprising all of the territory contained in the counties of Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy.
  Author: McDonald, Felix | et. al.
HB 1279 (60th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating Rio Grande Valley Pollution Control Authority, comprising all of the territory contained in the counties of Cameron and Hidalgo for the purpose of constructing, acquiring and operating facilities for gathering, transporting, treating, and disposing of waste.
  Author: McDonald, Felix | et. al.

43rd 4th Called Session, 1934
HB 57 (43rd 4th C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to enabling certain counties to cooperate with the United States in construction and maintenance of of flood control works along the boundary between the United States and Mexico.

33rd Regular Session, 1913
HB 417 (33rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for the establishment and maintenance of an agricultural experiment station for the purpose of conducting experiments with sugar cane and other farm crops and studying soil problems in the Lower Rio Grande Valley, making necessary appropriations.
  Author: Glasscock, David W.
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