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81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 377 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation and funding of the Texas Rural Job Development Fund.
  Author: Miller, Sid | et. al.
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 885 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities for eligible persons to pursue home ownership, postsecondary education, and business development.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al.
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock
  Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 1079 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appellate process for the community development block grant program.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Sponsor: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock | Agriculture & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1684 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation and administration of the rural veterinarian loan repayment program.
  Author: Brown, Betty | et. al.
  Sponsor: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock | Agriculture & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
HB 1715 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Rural Development Fund and to the establishment, operation, and funding of certain programs for rural economic development.
  Author: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne | et. al.
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 1918 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to changing the name of the Office of Rural Community Affairs to the Texas Department of Rural Affairs.
  Author: Darby, Drew | et. al.
  Sponsor: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock | Agriculture & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2239 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to transferring the Office of Rural Community Affairs to the Department of Agriculture and abolishing the board of the office.
  Author: Hamilton, Mike
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture & Livestock
HB 4046 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of nonprofit health corporations with assistance from the Texas Rural Foundation.
  Author: McReynolds, Jim
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
SB 684 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Rural Development Fund and to the establishment, operation, and funding of certain programs for rural economic development.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock | Agriculture & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1667 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation and administration of the rural veterinarian loan repayment program.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 2287 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the small municipality and rural area housing development fund.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: International Relations & Trade
  Last Action: Referred to International Relations and Trade
SB 2288 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of affordable housing in this state.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne
  Committees: Border & Intergovernmental Affairs | International Relations & Trade
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2292 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a natural disaster housing reconstruction initiative.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Sponsor: Davis, Yvonne
  Committees: State Affairs | International Relations & Trade
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 2542 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Office of Rural Community Affairs.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
  Sponsor: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock | Government Organization
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2598 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation and funding of the Texas Rural Job Development Fund.
  Author: Homer, Mark | et. al.
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 910 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Office of Rural Community Affairs.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Government Organization
  Last Action: Referred to Government Organization
SB 1128 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Texas Rural Foundation.
  Author: Hegar, Glenn
  Sponsor: Cook, Robert
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1440 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain duties of the Office of Rural Community Affairs relating to assisting volunteer fire departments and emergency services districts in rural areas.
  Author: Hegar, Glenn
  Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
  Committees: County Affairs | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective immediately

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 1982 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation and operation of a Texas Certified Retirement Community Program.
  Author: Blake, Jr., Roy | et. al.
  Sponsor: Staples, Todd
  Committees: Economic Development | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2597 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to systems for identifying colonias and for tracking the progress of state-funded projects that benefit colonias and the submission of a related report to the legislature.
  Author: Guillen, Ryan
  Committees: Border & International Affairs
  Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2619 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a program by the Office of Rural Community Affairs to assist rural areas with the establishment of emergency services districts.
  Author: Hegar, Glenn
  Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1686 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the interagency work group on rural issues.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Sponsor: Hardcastle, Rick
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 289 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a disclosure of a financial interest by a committee member or the executive director of the Office of Rural Community Affairs.
  Author: Chisum, Warren
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 713 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the powers of the executive director of the Office of Rural Community Affairs.
  Author: Keffer, Jim
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1325 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the rural physician assistant loan reimbursement program.
  Author: Keffer, Jim
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 1877 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating the rural physician relief program.
  Author: Hardcastle, Rick | et. al.
  Sponsor: Madla, Frank
  Committees: Public Health | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1928 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to annual reports filed with the Office of Rural Community Affairs by emergency services districts.
  Author: Capelo, Jaime
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 2632 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Office of Rural Community Affairs.
  Author: Chisum, Warren
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3297 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Office of Rural and Border Community Affairs and creating a foundation to finance border health programs.
  Author: Chavez, Norma
  Committees: Border and International Affairs
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3325 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation and administration of the community telecommunications alliance program.
  Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
  Sponsor: Staples, Todd
  Committees: Economic Development | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
HB 3443 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to statutory authority for certain governmental entities to take certain actions to permit the legislature to reduce appropriations to those agencies.
  Author: Pickett, Joseph
  Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 363 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to annual reports filed with the Office of Rural Community Affairs by emergency services districts.
  Author: Madla, Frank
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 446 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Rural Foundation.
  Author: Madla, Frank
  Sponsor: Quintanilla, Chente
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
SB 755 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a disclosure of a financial interest or employment by a committee member or the executive director of the Office of Rural Community Affairs.
  Author: Ratliff, Bill
  Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 858 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating the rural physician relief program.
  Author: Madla, Frank
  Committees: Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
SB 1269 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the powers of the executive director of the Office of Rural Community Affairs.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1871 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to statutory authority for certain governmental entities to take certain actions to permit the legislature to reduce appropriations to those agencies.
  Author: Bivins, Teel
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance

77th Regular Session, 2001
HB 7 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating the Office of Rural Community Affairs.
  Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
  Sponsor: Sibley, David
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | State Affairs
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
HB 3449 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and to other matters relating to housing or community development, including the creation of the Manufactured Housing Board and the Office of Rural Community Affairs; providing a penalty.
  Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
  Committees: Urban Affairs | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
HCR 297 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections to H.B. No. 7.
  Author: Chisum, Warren
  Sponsor: Sibley, David
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
SB 322 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and to other matters relating to housing or community development, including the creation of the Manufactured Housing Board; providing a penalty.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
  Committees: Urban Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
SB 1756 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating the Office of Rural Community Affairs.
  Author: Sibley, David
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
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