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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 3140 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the accommodation of a deaf or hard of hearing student in driver education; authorizing a fee.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 3253 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to language acquisition for children less than eight years of age who are deaf or hard of hearing.
  Author: Deshotel, Joe
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
SB 354 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to language acquisition for children less than eight years of age who are deaf or hard of hearing.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1051 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the accommodation of a deaf or hard of hearing student in driver education; authorizing a fee.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Public Education | Transportation
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 435 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 143 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 2072 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to services for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing and licensing requirements for interpreters for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing; providing an administrative penalty; requiring a fee and changing the rate of a fee.
  Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1620 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certified communication access realtime translation providers.
  Author: Paxton, Ken
  Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective immediately

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 155 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Pena
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 386 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Pena
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 1719 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of health care interpreters.
  Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 315 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools.
  Author: Raymond, Richard
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 2420 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the location at which a certification examination for interpreters for the deaf or hard of hearing may be conducted.
  Author: Deuell, Bob
  Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 2601 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools.
  Author: Raymond, Richard
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
SB 1492 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing sign language interpreter services to hospitals.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 3235 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing interpreter services to certain recipients of medical assistance or their parents or guardians.
  Author: Uresti, Carlos
  Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
SB 214 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing interpreter services to certain recipients of medical assistance or their parents or guardians.
  Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 1059 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certified and licensed court interpreters.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1322 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the Texas Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1343 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing interpreter services to recipients of medical assistance or their parents or guardians.
  Author: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: State Health Care Expenditures, Select
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1316 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing interpreter services to recipients of medical assistance or their parents or guardians.
  Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services

67th Regular Session, 1981
SB 52 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of services for the deaf.
  Author: Brooks, Chet
  Sponsor: Washington, Craig
  Committees: Human Services | Human Resources
  Last Action: Effective immediately

66th Regular Session, 1979
HB 1524 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to instruction in American Sign Language in public schools and institutions of higher education.
  Author: Coleman, Ronald
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 2120 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to instruction in American Sign Language in public schools and institutions of higher education.
  Author: Washington, Craig
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Public Education
HCR 136 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to recommendations of the Joint Advisory Committee on Educational Services to the Deaf.
  Author: Von Dohlen, Tim
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
SB 609 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to instruction in American Sign Language in public schools and institutions of higher education.
  Author: Santiesteban, H.
  Sponsor: Coleman, Ronald
  Committees: Higher Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SCR 55 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Requesting the Texas Commission for the Deaf and TEA to develop consistent guidelines for interpreter training programs.
  Author: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Education

65th Regular Session, 1977
HB 1242 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing interpreters for deaf students at Texas State Technical Institute.
  Author: Denton, Betty
  Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
  Committees: Higher Education | Human Resources
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days
HB 1592 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to interpreters for deaf persons.
  Author: Miller, Chris
  Sponsor: Meier, Bill
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor

60th Regular Session, 1967
HB 30 (60th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to permitting state colleges and universities offering a fully accredited program for teachers of the deaf to offer a three-hour elective course in dactylology.
  Author: Floyd, Jr., Paul W.
HB 36 (60th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to interpreters for the deaf or deaf-mute persons in civil and criminal proceedings.
  Author: Floyd, Jr., Paul W.
HB 37 (60th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to interpreters for deaf and severely hard-of-hearing persons taking state examination.
  Author: Floyd, Jr., Paul W.
HB 283 (60th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing teachers to use certain methods of instruction in teaching deaf and deaf-mute students.
  Author: Floyd, Jr., Paul W.
HB 1022 (60th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for interpreters in criminal cases for deaf or deaf-mute witnesses.
  Author: Ogg, Jack | et. al.
HCR 120 (60th R.S.)

57th Regular Session, 1961
HB 1067 (57th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment by the court of interpreters for any person who is deaf or a deaf mute, in criminal prosecutions and causes in which such person may be committed to a mental institution.
  Author: Wilson, J. Edgar
SB 449 (57th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment by the court of interpreters for any person who is deaf or a deaf mute, in criminal prosecutions and causes in which such person may be committed to a mental institution.
  Author: Hazlewood, Grady

56th Regular Session, 1959
HB 374 (56th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment by the court of interpreters for any person who is deaf or a deaf-mute, in criminal prosecutions and causes in which such person may be committed to a mental institution.
  Author: Wilson, J. Edgar | et. al.

56th 2nd Called Session, 1959
HB 42 (56th 2nd C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment by the court of interpreters for any person who is deaf or a deaf mute, in criminal prosecutions and causes in which such person may be committed to a mental institution.
  Author: Sandahl, Jr., Charles L.

56th 3rd Called Session, 1959
HB 31 (56th 3rd C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the appointment by the court of interpreters for any person who is deaf or a deaf mute, in criminal prosecutions and causes in which such person may be committed to a mental institution.
  Author: Sandahl, Jr., Charles L.

54th Regular Session, 1955
HB 880 (54th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for the appointment of court interpreters in certain Judicial Districts; providing for payment of salaries to such interpreters; repealing all laws in conflict.
  Author: Pipkin, Maurice Snow "Pip" | et. al.

53rd Regular Session, 1953
SB 299 (53rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for the payment of interpreters employed by the courts in counties having a population in excess of five hundred thousand (500,000) inhabitants.
  Author: Latimer, Oswald E. "Ozzie"

52nd Regular Session, 1951
HB 564 (52nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to amending certain acts by providing for the appointment of an official interpreter of the 105th District Court in Nueces County by the District Judge thereof with the approval of the Commissioners Court; providing for the salary to be paid interpreter; providing for termination of employment of said interpreter; prescribing duties of said interpreter.
  Author: Garrett, Warren R. "Gabe"

51st Regular Session, 1949
HB 331 (51st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for the appointment of court interpreters in certain counties in certain Judicial Districts; providing for the payment of salaries to such interpreters; repealing all laws in conflict herewith.
  Author: Murray, Menton J.

50th Regular Session, 1947
HB 850 (50th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to amending Article 2372, Revised Civil Statutes, 1925, relative to the payment of interpreters by the Commissioners Courts.
  Author: Ridgeway, Jack F.

49th Regular Session, 1945
HB 132 (49th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioners' Court of the Counties of this State to employ interpreters by the month for Justice and County Courts where services are regularly needed, and to set up a monthly salary for such interpreters as County employees.
  Author: Bridgers, William W. "Billy" | et. al.

45th Regular Session, 1937
HB 569 (45th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing that the Commissioners Courts of the various counties of this State shall have authority to pay for the services of interpreters.

35th 4th Called Session, 1918
HB 48 (35th 4th C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the commissioners' courts of the various counties of this state to pay for the services of interpreters employed by the various courts in this state, and providing for the collection in civil suits of the sum of Three Dollars ($3.00) as costs of interpreter in ever civil suit where an interpreter is used.
  Author: Canales, Jose Tomas | et. al.
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