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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 2582 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain quarries from regulation as aggregate production operations.
  Author: Sheffield, J. D.
  Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
  Committees: Environmental Regulation | Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 3200 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain aggregate production operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; authorizing an increase in the amount of a fee.
  Author: Murr, Andrew
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1917 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain quarries from regulation as aggregate production operations.
  Author: Buckingham, Dawn
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 2034 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creation of a task force to study the health effects of concrete and rock crushing.
  Author: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 2193 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain aggregate production operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; authorizing an increase in the amount of a fee.
  Author: Buckingham, Dawn
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 2277 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain pits used to store flowback or produced water from an oil or gas well on which a hydraulic fracturing treatment has been performed.
  Author: Crownover, Myra
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Energy Resources

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 571 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain aggregate production operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; providing penalties.
  Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
SB 160 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain aggregate production operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; providing penalties.
  Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 3833 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the procedure for obtaining an air contaminant emissions permit from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for a rock crusher.
  Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 4280 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain aggregate production operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; providing penalties.
  Author: Frost, Stephen
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1414 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain aggregate production operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; providing penalties.
  Author: Williams, Tommy
  Sponsor: Frost, Stephen
  Committees: Natural Resources | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 2910 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to regulate certain quarry activities.
  Author: Gattis, Dan
  Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
  Committees: Environmental Regulation | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 3570 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of quarries; providing penalties.
  Author: Rose, Patrick
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3631 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the location of a quarry and associated pits in relation to residences in certain counties.
  Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
SB 712 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of quarries; providing penalties.
  Author: Fraser, Troy
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 2886 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the protection of water quality in watersheds threatened by quarry activities; establishing a pilot program; providing a penalty.
  Author: Keffer, Jim
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 785 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of quarries; providing penalties.
  Author: Fraser, Troy
  Sponsor: Rose, Patrick
  Committees: Environmental Regulation | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1354 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the protection of water quality in watersheds threatened by quarry activities; establishing a pilot program in a certain portion of the Brazos River watershed; providing penalties.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Sponsor: Keffer, Jim
  Committees: Environmental Regulation | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective immediately

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 547 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the distance between certain pits that are part of quarrying operations and adjacent property.
  Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene
  Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2847 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of the powers, duties, and functions under the Texas Aggregate Quarry and Pit Safety Act from the railroad commission to the department of transportation.
  Author: Farabee, David
  Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
  Committees: County Affairs | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
HB 3316 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of the location of, and aggregate piles maintained by the operators of, portable rock crushing machines.
  Author: Wilson, Ron
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Referred to Land and Resource Management
SB 913 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to air quality permitting of rock crushers.
  Author: Fraser, Troy
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources

77th Regular Session, 2001
HB 1838 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the distance between certain pits that are part of quarrying operations and adjacent property.
  Author: Denny, Mary
  Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2538 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of aggregate quarries; providing for an administrative penalty.
  Author: Walker, Gary | et. al.
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 910 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of aggregate quarries; providing for an administrative penalty.
  Author: Shapiro, Florence
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Land and Resource Management

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 2234 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the distance between certain pits that are part of quarrying operations and adjacent property.
  Author: Denny, Mary | et. al.
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
HB 2732 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to regulation of quarries or pits in certain counties.
  Author: Denny, Mary
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

67th Regular Session, 1981
HB 1530 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of certain counties to regulate and control the establishment, operations, and reclamations of limestone quarries and land encompassed thereby, providing for local option to implement the same.
  Author: Bock II, Bennie
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Subcommittee laid on table subject to call

59th Regular Session, 1965
HB 737 (59th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to injunctions and temporary restraining orders against quarry and open pit mining operations.
  Author: Markgraf, Jim

52nd Regular Session, 1951
HB 709 (52nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to levying an occupation tax on producers of asphaltic limestone and/or rock asphalt, providing for the filing of reports, keeping records and allocating said revenues.
  Author: Tatum, Raymond T.R.

47th Regular Session, 1941
HB 526 (47th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to levying a certain tax on the production of all pit run gravel, washed gravel, sand, crushed rock and/or stone of any form used in road building or in the construction of buildings; providing for penalties.
  Author: Spacek, Rudolph B. | et. al.

46th Regular Session, 1939
HB 505 (46th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to establishing a state manufacturing plant or plants.
  Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. | et. al.
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