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HB 1087 86-0 (2019) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to an exception to the titling requirement for certain vehicles; creating a criminal offense. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1667 86-0 (2019) Author: Goldman, Craig
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the regulation of salvage vehicle dealers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/19
HB 2112 86-0 (2019) Author: Thompson, Ed
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to salvage motor vehicles, including flood vehicles, and nonrepairable motor vehicles. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Transportation
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 897 86-0 (2019) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the regulation of salvage vehicle dealers. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 2240 86-0 (2019) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to an exception to the titling requirement for certain vehicles; creating a criminal offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1822 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the regulation of automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 2462 85-0 (2017) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the titling of motor vehicles; creating a criminal offense and authorizing fees. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2781 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al. Relating to county authority related to the removal and storage of vehicles and other personal property from a roadway and the regulation of vehicle storage facilities, junkyards, and automobile wrecking and salvage yards; authorizing fees. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 3997 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to fees imposed by a county for licensing a junkyard or automotive wrecking and salvage yard. House: County Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 4114 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Miles, Borris | et. al.
Relating to county approval for the locations at which a junkyard or automotive wrecking and salvage yard may be operated. House: County Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 368 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the regulation of automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
SB 1742 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to county approval for the locations at which a junkyard or automotive wrecking and salvage yard may be operated. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2076 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the titling of motor vehicles; creating a criminal offense and authorizing fees. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
See remarks for effective date
HB 691 84-0 (2015) Author: Walle, Armando
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to the regulation of automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties; increasing the civil penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Left pending in committee
HB 1722 84-0 (2015) Author: Peña, Gilbert Relating to the regulation of automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties; increasing the civil penalty. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1788 84-0 (2015) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the regulation of salvage vehicle dealers, salvage pool operators, and salvage vehicle rebuilders; expanding the applicability of an occupational license. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2002 84-0 (2015) Author: Keffer, Jim
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to the recycling of county surplus or salvage property. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2007 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to fees imposed by a county for licensing a junkyard or automotive wrecking and salvage yard. House: County Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Left pending in committee
HB 2044 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the setback requirements for a junkyard or an automotive wrecking and salvage yard. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 366 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the regulation of automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties; increasing the civil penalty. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1179 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to abolishing certain occupational licensing requirements and associated regulations. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1436 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard Peña
Relating to the setback requirements for a junkyard or an automotive wrecking and salvage yard; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1504 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the regulation of salvage vehicle dealers, salvage pool operators, and salvage vehicle rebuilders; expanding the applicability of an occupational license. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 248 83-0 (2013) Author: Walle, Armando
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2281 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the titling of nonrepairable, salvage, and abandoned motor vehicles and the regulation of dealers of those vehicles or parts from those vehicles; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3085 83-0 (2013) Author: Walle, Armando
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to the regulation of automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties; increasing the civil penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Transportation
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 191 82-0 (2011) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the regulation of automobile wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 1422 82-0 (2011) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the issuance of titles for certain motor vehicles that are the subject of insurance claims. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2929 82-0 (2011) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to authorization to impose an administrative penalty on salvage vehicle dealers. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee report sent to Calendars
HCR 174 82-0 (2011) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 1422. Signed by the Governor
SB 1136 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the issuance of titles for certain motor vehicles that are the subject of insurance claims. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 1 82-1 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HR 232 82-1 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1. Reported enrolled
SB 1 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SCR 5 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 1. Signed by the Governor
SR 130 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1. Reported enrolled
HB 1794 81-0 (2009) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the regulation of automobile wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3306 81-0 (2009) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the removal and disposal of certain vessels and structures in or on coastal waters. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 4272 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the regulation of automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties; providing a civil penalty. House: Transportation Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1095 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the licensing and regulation of used automotive parts recyclers; providing penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
See remarks for effective date
SB 1992 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Relating to the regulation of automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties; providing a civil penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 178 80-0 (2007) Author: Bailey, Kevin
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the issuance and renewal of certain licenses for junkyards and automotive wrecking and salvage yards. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2163 80-0 (2007) Author: Harless, Patricia
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the definition of automotive wrecking and salvage yard. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2302 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to nonrepairable and salvage motor vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2303 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to issuance of a buyer's identification card for purchase of nonrepairable and salvage motor vehicles. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2306 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to certain requirements for the issuance and renewal of a salvage vehicle dealer license. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 284 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the issuance and renewal of certain licenses for junkyards and automotive wrecking and salvage yards. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 414 79-0 (2005) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to an injunction to prevent violations by automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
SB 280 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Bailey, Kevin
Relating to automotive wrecking and salvage yards. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1573 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to nonrepairable and salvage motor vehicles. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 789 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to nonrepairable and salvage motor vehicles. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
HB 1678 77-0 (2001) Author: Bosse, Fred
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to nonrepairable and salvage motor vehicles. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 891 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David Relating to nonrepairable and salvage motor vehicles. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2764 76-0 (1999) Author: Solomons, Burt
Sponsor: Nixon, Drew
Relating to the authority of a county to regulate automotive wrecking and salvage yards. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2854 76-0 (1999) Author: Bosse, Fred Relating to nonrepairable and salvage motor vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2859 76-0 (1999) Author: Siebert, Bill Relating to nonrepairable and salvage motor vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3466 76-0 (1999) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to salvage vehicle dealers. House: Transportation Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3566 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to salvaged and nonrepairable motor vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3574 76-0 (1999) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to nonrepairable and salvage motor vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 822 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the use of injunctions to prevent violations by operators of automobile wrecking and salvage yards. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Land and Resource Management
SB 1220 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Alexander, Clyde
Relating to highway beautification; providing civil penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1598 76-0 (1999) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Bosse, Fred
Relating to nonrepairable and salvage motor vehicles. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 177 70-0 (1987) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Oakley, Keith
Relating to the screening and the county regulation of junkyards and automotive wrecking and salvage yards; providing penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/88
SB 940 70-0 (1987) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the issuance and transfer and use of salvage certificates of title for motor vehicles; amending Article 6687-1 and Article 6687-2. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1451 68-0 (1983) Author: Hackney, Clint
Sponsor: Henderson, Don
Relating to the regulation of automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties; providing penalties. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HCR 147 68-0 (1983) Author: Oliveira, René
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Granting William Kenon and George Purvis permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs Vetoed by the Governor
HB 384 66-0 (1979) Author: Wilson, John
Sponsor: Jones, Gene
Relating to elimination of junkyards from certain metropolitan areas. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Removed from local and uncontested calendar
HB 1343 66-0 (1979) Author: Caraway, Bill Relating to regulation of automobile salvage dealers. House: Transportation Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 825 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Caraway, Bill
Relating to the definition and use of a federal safety sticker and to regulation of automobile salvage dealers; defining major component part. House: Transportation
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 835 65-0 (1977) Author: Gaston, Frank Relating to the regulation of the automobile salvage business by requiring removal of unexpired license plates from certain motor vehicles, by providing for inspection of salvage yard premises by peace officers and the seizure of stolen motor vehicles and parts, and by requiring complete records of transactions involving the purchase and sale of motor vehciles and parts by automobile salvage dealers; providing that a violation of this article is a Class A misdemeanor. House: Business & Industry Assigned to Consent Calendar
HB 1246 65-0 (1977) Author: Bird, Ronald C. Relating to the payment to registered scrap processors of a bounty for the destruction of motor vehicles; increasing the certificate of title fee to cover the costs of the bounty program with extra funds allocated for certain park acquisition and development. House: Environmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 501 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Gaston, Frank
Relating to the regulation of the automobile salvage business. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HR 134 63-0 (1973) Author: Bigham, John R. Creating a special interim committee to study the need for licensing salvage and wrecking yards for the purpose of controlling automobile thefts. House: Transportation
HB 320 59-0 (1965) Author: Guffey, Lloyd Myron Relating to the location of wrecking or savage yards; providing a penalty.
HB 955 57-0 (1961) Author: Walker, Bill Newton "Billy" Relating to authorizing the commissioners court of each county to protect the public health, safety and general welfare by regulating junk yards; providing penalties for violation of regulations made by the county commissioners court.
HB 509 50-0 (1947) Author: Whitworth, Harry Philip Relating to prohibiting the establishment, maintenance, or operation of junk yards or junk shops within thirty-five yards of any public highway, except under certain conditions; providing penalties for the violation of this Act; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict; providing a saving clause.
HB 201 36-0 (1919) Author: Malone, Wallace Relating to defining junk dealers; requiring such dealers to keep a record of junk transactions; forbidding the purchase of certain articles by such dealers from minors; prescribing penalties.
SB 134 36-0 (1919) Author: Carlock, Sr., Robert Lee Relating to defining junk dealers; requiring such dealers to keep a record of junk transactions; forbidding the purchase of certain articles by such dealers form minors; prescribing penalties.
HB 71 36-2 (1919) Author: Curtis, Albert B. Relating to defining junk dealers; prescribing penalties.
HB 71 35-0 (1917) Author: Pope, Walter Elmer "Uncle Elmer" Relating to regulating the purchase of junk or salvage, providing for uniform affidavits of junk sellers; providing punishment.
HB 179 35-0 (1917) Author: Carlock, Sr., Robert Lee Relating to defining junk dealers and prescribing conditions under which they may conduct business; prescribing penalties.
SB 269 35-0 (1917) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to defining junk dealers and requiring such dealers to give bond; prescribing penalties.
HB 4 35-2 (1917) Author: Pope, Walter Elmer "Uncle Elmer" Relating to regulating the purchase of junk by persons engaged as junk dealers or in the junk business, providing for uniform affidavits of junk sellers.
HB 90 35-4 (1918) Author: Pope, Walter Elmer "Uncle Elmer" Relating to regulating the purchase of junk by persons engaged as junk dealers or in the junk business, providing punishment for the violation of same.

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