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HB 462 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the provision of notice of proposed rules by state agencies. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 815 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. House: Environmental Regulation Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1290 85-0 (2017) Author: Roberts, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to the required repeal of a state agency rule and a government growth impact statement before adoption of a new state agency rule. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2017 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to legislative review and approval of certain state agency rules. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2248 85-0 (2017) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" Relating to the procedure for adoption by a state agency of rules that may have an adverse economic effect on small businesses and micro-businesses. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2574 85-0 (2017) Author: Murr, Andrew Relating to rules adopted by the Texas Supreme Court to promote the expedited resolution of a civil action. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2745 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to the preparation of government growth impact statements for rules proposed by state agencies. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 2926 85-0 (2017) Author: Roberts, Kevin | et. al. Relating to legislative review and approval of state agency rules. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3243 85-0 (2017) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the duties of the structural pest control advisory committee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3433 85-0 (2017) Author: Lambert, Stan | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Relating to the adoption by state agencies of rules affecting rural communities. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3733 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to an insurer's compliance with National Association of Insurance Commissioners requirements. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3734 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to the rulemaking authority of the commissioner of insurance with respect to certain agreements and the effect of those agreements on this state's authority to regulate insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3815 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to rules and policies of the Texas Education Agency regarding public involvement, complaints, negotiated rulemaking, alternative dispute resolution, and advisory committees. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4062 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to rules for hospital sanitation standards and a limitation on certain Department of State Health Services rules. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 4245 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the required repeal or amendment of two state agency rules before adoption of a new state agency rule that increases costs to regulated persons. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 84 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for legislative review or approval of state agency rules. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HJR 94 85-0 (2017) Author: Roberts, Kevin | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for legislative review or approval of state agency rules. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 210 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to the required repeal or amendment of two state agency rules before adoption of a new state agency rule that increases costs to regulated persons. House: State Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to State Affairs
SB 289 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to the preparation of government growth impact statements for rules proposed by state agencies. House: Appropriations
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Appropriations
SB 651 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al. Relating to discrimination by a state agency against an applicant for or holder of an occupational license. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 813 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Meyer, Morgan
Relating to recovery of damages, attorney's fees, and costs related to frivolous regulatory actions by state agencies. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 844 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the active supervision of occupational licensing authorities by the attorney general. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 939 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1446 85-0 (2017) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: Clardy, Travis
Relating to contested cases conducted under the Administrative Procedure Act. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1449 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg
Relating to an insurer's compliance with National Association of Insurance Commissioners requirements. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1450 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg
Relating to the regulatory authority of the commissioner of insurance and the Texas Department of Insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1718 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to legislative review and approval of certain state agency rules. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SJR 32 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for legislative review or approval of state agency rules. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 190 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 763 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to a petition to a state agency for adoption of rules. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 1427 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to a review of state laws requiring an action or proceeding to be brought in Travis County or a Travis County court. House: General Investigating & Ethics Considered in Calendars
HB 2362 84-0 (2015) Author: Peña, Gilbert Relating to the inclusion of a draft impact analysis in the notice of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
SB 524 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al. Relating to a review of state laws requiring an action or proceeding to be brought in Travis County or a Travis County court. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1870 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to state agency rules and strategic plans guided by the principle that life begins at conception. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1905 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the authority of the Railroad Commission of Texas to adopt certain rules related to ratemaking procedures and to the status of previously adopted rules. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SJR 9 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for review or approval of state agency rules by the elected members of the legislature. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 147 83-0 (2013) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. House: Environmental Regulation Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 426 83-0 (2013) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 569 83-0 (2013) Author: White, James Relating to a study on the stringency of state environmental standards. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 2107 83-0 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Facilities Commission; authorizing fees. House: State Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 2828 83-0 (2013) Author: Dale, Tony | et. al. Relating to the effect of rules and standards adopted by the Railroad Commission of Texas relating to the gas pipeline industry on ordinances, orders or rules adopted by political subdivisions. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2851 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to the adoption of rules by state agencies. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
HB 2948 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the review of certain rules of state agencies. House: Government Efficiency & Reform No action taken in committee
HJR 105 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Van Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for review or approval of state agency rules by the elected members of the legislature. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 211 83-0 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Facilities Commission and to property development plans in connection with governmental entities; authorizing fees. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
SB 467 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn | et. al. Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 1104 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the effect of rules and standards adopted by the Railroad Commission of Texas relating to the liquefied petroleum gas industry on ordinances, orders, or rules adopted by political subdivisions relating to that industry. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 125 82-0 (2011) Author: Legler, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 352 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to a cost-benefit analysis of rules adopted or amended by the supreme court. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1290 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to food safety. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1850 82-0 (2011) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to requiring legislative approval of administrative rules. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1906 82-0 (2011) Author: Howard, Donna
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the idling of motor vehicles; providing a criminal penalty. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3255 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the creation of guidelines for the Office of the State Demographer to encourage the inclusion of a broad variety of racial/ethnic groups in estimates and projections. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HJR 88 82-0 (2011) Author: Elkins, Gary | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for legislative review of the process of rulemaking by agencies in the executive department. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 791 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim
Relating to electronic notification of certain state officials and agencies of certain rules and rulemaking filings. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1537 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the fiscal note associated with certain proposed state agency rules. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 4171 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al. Relating to procedures to help ensure that certain state agency rules are consistent with the meaning and intent of applicable legislative enactments. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2074 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the delivery of proposed state agency rules to the lieutenant governor, a member of the legislature, or a legislative agency. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 970 80-0 (2007) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al. Relating to the adoption of state agency rules that impose certain costs on local governments or persons. House: Government Reform Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2290 80-0 (2007) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al. Relating to procedures to help ensure that certain state agency actions are consistent with the meaning and intent of applicable legislative enactments. House: Government Reform Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3218 80-0 (2007) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to state agency rules affecting small businesses. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 3430 80-0 (2007) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn | et. al.
Relating to the availability of information about state expenditures and rules, including the creation of a state database containing information on state expenditures, and to certain comptroller reports, and to certain amounts received by institutions of higher education. House: Government Reform
Senate: Finance
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HB 3922 80-0 (2007) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al. Relating to the enforcement and regulation of laws by state agencies. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
SB 700 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Elkins, Gary
Relating to state agency rules affecting small businesses. House: Economic Development
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3170 79-0 (2005) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to legislative review and gubernatorial suspension of certain rules of state agencies. House: Government Reform Left pending in committee
HB 425 78-0 (2003) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to procedures to help ensure that certain state agency actions are consistent with the meaning and intent of applicable legislative enactments. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 426 78-0 (2003) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the adoption of state agency rules that impose certain costs on local governments or persons. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Meeting cancelled
HB 909 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to continuation and functions of the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1194 78-0 (2003) Author: West, George
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to pipeline safety fees. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1369 78-0 (2003) Author: Baxter, Todd | et. al.
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to the local registration of retail electric providers. House: Regulated Industries
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1936 78-0 (2003) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to enrollment qualifications for certain law enforcement training programs. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2041 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Dan | et. al. Relating to legislative review and gubernatorial suspension of certain rules of state agencies. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2390 78-0 (2003) Author: Cook, Robert Relating to state agency rules affecting small businesses. House: Government Reform Left pending in committee
HB 2754 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to legislative review and gubernatorial suspension of certain rules of state agencies. House: Government Reform Referred to Government Reform
HB 3108 78-0 (2003) Author: Keffer, Bill Relating to the rulemaking authority of the Commissioner of Insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HCR 293 78-0 (2003) Author: Christian, Wayne
Sponsor: West, Royce
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections to H.B. No. 425. Signed by the Governor
SB 95 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to the procedures under which a state agency considers legislative intent during the process of implementing certain legislative enactments. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Referred to State Affairs
SB 265 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to continuation and functions of the State Board for Educator Certification. House: Public Education
Senate: Government Organization
Point of order sustained
SB 731 78-0 (2003) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the local registration of retail electric providers. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in committee
SB 1130 78-0 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the office of public interest counsel. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1281 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Keffer, Bill
Relating to the rulemaking authority of the commissioner of insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1766 78-0 (2003) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the adoption of state agency rules that impose certain costs on local governments or persons. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
HB 1430 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to providing for the automatic expiration of the rules of an abolished state agency and for the repeal of invalid rules. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1451 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to certain rules adopted by the supreme court, the court of criminal appeals, and the state bar related to practice and procedure in courts in this state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Tagged
HB 1872 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to local employment impact statements required before a state agency may adopt a rule. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1945 77-0 (2001) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the rulemaking authority of the commissioner of insurance. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2620 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to standardizing physician contracts and forms used in managed care plans. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2626 77-0 (2001) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to legislative review and gubernatorial suspension of certain rules of state agencies. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3082 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the rules adopted by the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 3213 77-0 (2001) Author: George, Kenn Relating to use of the term "workers' compensation commission" and symbols identified with that commission by an entity other than the Texas Workers' Compensation Commission; providing penalties. House: Business & Industry Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 3268 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to the accountability system for educator preparation programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3302 77-0 (2001) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to a moratorium on the regulation of shrimping by the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: State Recreational Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3369 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the study and adoption of rules by the Texas Optometry Board. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3411 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to improving the readability of state agency rules and publications. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3489 77-0 (2001) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the review of certain rules of the Texas Department of Human Services. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 3584 77-0 (2001) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the monitoring and regulation of air pollution emissions upsets or accidents; providing civil and administrative penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HJR 60 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rulemaking power of the supreme court. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 45 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to hardship exemptions from federal time limits under the temporary assistance for needy families program. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 50 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to certain information submitted by the Health and Human Services Commission to the legislative committees that have jurisdiction over health and human services issues. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 485 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to requiring a state agency to consider legislative intent during the process of adopting an agency rule. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 810 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a moratorium on the regulation of shrimping by the Parks and Wildlife Department. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1691 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to judicial review under the Administrative Procedure Act of state agency orders and decisions and of the validity of agency rules. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1931 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the periodic review and expiration of state agency rules in coordination with the sunset review process and to certain other aspects of state agency rulemaking. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2839 76-0 (1999) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the expiration and the legislative review of state agency rules. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3124 76-0 (1999) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the review of state agency rules by the comptroller and certain other state offices and agencies. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 382 76-0 (1999) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to requirements concerning the adoption of rules by state agencies and substantial compliance with rulemaking requirements. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 794 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the periodic review and expiration of state agency rules in coordination with the sunset review process and to certain other aspects of state agency rulemaking. Senate: State Affairs Committee report printed and distributed
SB 978 76-0 (1999) Author: Haywood, Tom | et. al. Relating to the rulemaking authority of the State Board for Educator Certification. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
HB 2242 70-0 (1987) Author: Hill, Patricia Relating to the publication of the Texas Administrative Code. House: Elections 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Cal.
HB 2286 70-0 (1987) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to the adoption of certain rules by the Texas Water Commission. House: Natural Resources Placed on General State Calendar
SB 283 70-0 (1987) Author: Caperton, Kent Relating to declaratory judgments on the validity or applicability of rules adopted and to final orders rendered under the Administrative Procedure and Texas Register Act. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 854 70-0 (1987) Author: Caperton, Kent Relating to certain records and reports of utilities and rate-making or changing procedures. Senate: State Affairs Left as pending business in comm.
SB 857 70-0 (1987) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to regulation of the transportation of hazardous materials; providing an administrative civil penalty. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 1097 70-0 (1987) Author: Krier, Cynthia
Sponsor: Hill, Patricia
Relating to the contents and indexing of the Texas Administrative Code. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 111 70-2 (1987) Author: Johnson, Cliff Relating to continuing supervision of certain districts and authorities by the Texas Water Commission. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Natural Resources
HB 610 69-0 (1985) Author: Emmett, Ed Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to adopt rules regarding the operation of certain motor vehicles on public highways; providing a penalty. House: Transportation 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1962 69-0 (1985) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to adopt rules regarding the safe operation of certain motor vehicles; providing penalties. House: Transportation 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 347 69-0 (1985) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to adopt rules regarding the operation of certain motor vehicles on public highways; providing a penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 179 68-0 (1983) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Sharp, John
Relating to rules adversely affecting small businesses. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Economic Development
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HB 717 68-0 (1983) Author: Lee, El Franco Relating to supervision by the Texas Department of Human Resources of federal matching fund programs that provide certain kinds of public assistance. House: Human Services Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 847 68-0 (1983) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to the rulemaking authority of the State Pension Review Board. House: Retirement and Aging Reported from subcommittee favorably with amendments
HB 1413 68-0 (1983) Author: Sutton, Lou Nelle Relating to the rulemaking authority of the State Pension Review Board. House: Retirement and Aging Referred to Committee on Retirement and Aging
HB 1487 68-0 (1983) Author: Simpson, Bob
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to procedures for the consideration and adoption of certain rules and rates specified in Chapter 5, Insurance Code. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 1543 68-0 (1983) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to imposition of a fee by the Texas Department of Water Resources to be used to pay expenses of supplemental monitoring of groundwater monitoring wells required at facilities used to manage hazardous industrial waste. House: Natural Resources Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
HB 2202 68-0 (1983) Author: Millsap, Mike Relating to rules governing relationships between a state agency and a nonprofit organization or private donor. House: State Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
SB 772 68-0 (1983) Author: Parmer, Hugh
Sponsor: Millsap, Mike
Relating to rules governing relationships between a state agency and its employees and a private organization or private donor. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1191 68-0 (1983) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to procedures under the Administrative Procedure and Texas Register Act. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 313 67-0 (1981) Author: Sharp, John Relating to legislative review of proposed ans existing rules of state agencies. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 789 67-0 (1981) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald Relating to information contained in the Texas Register and the Texas Administrative Code and to confidentiality of the data base. House: State Affairs Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
HB 959 67-0 (1981) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Relating to the process of rulemaking by state agencies and to the enforcement of agency orders, decisions, and rules. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1401 67-0 (1981) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Relating to the enforcement of agency orders, decisions, and rules. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1535 67-0 (1981) Author: Cockerham, Jerry Relating to legislative review and disapproval of rules and proposed rules of state agencies. House: State Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1560 67-0 (1981) Author: Sharp, John Relating to executive and legislative review of rules of state agencies. House: State Affairs Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HJR 7 67-0 (1981) Author: Sharp, John
Sponsor: Wilson, John
Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for legislative review of rulemaking by executive agencies. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: State Affairs
No action taken
SB 149 67-0 (1981) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to the enforcement of agency orders, decisions, and rules. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 193 67-0 (1981) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Geistweidt, Gerald
Relating to evidentiary value of information contained in the Texas Register and the Texas Administrative Code and to confidentiality of the data base. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 300 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the extent to which the Administrative Procedure and Texas Register Act applies to the Texas Department of Human Resources. Senate: State Affairs Postponed
SB 423 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to legislative review and disapproval of rules and proposed rules of state agencies. Senate: State Affairs Postponed
SB 1265 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the periodic termination of state agency rules. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 363 66-0 (1979) Author: Hanna, Joe Relating to the authority of the Railroad Commission of Texas to promulgate rules necessary to implement state responsibility under federal law or rules. House: Appropriations Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HB 594 66-0 (1979) Author: Wright, Brad
Sponsor: Jones, Gene
Relating to legislative review and disapproval of rules and proposed rules of state agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Reported from committee favorably with substitute
HB 1038 66-0 (1979) Author: Jackson, Lee Relating to legislative review of administrative rules. House: State Affairs Referred to Subcommittee on State Employees
HB 1382 66-0 (1979) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim
Sponsor: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
Relating to the process of rulemaking by state agencies and to the creation and functions of the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules Review. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2029 66-0 (1979) Author: Denton, Betty Relating to the use of clear language in state contracts, agency rules and approved insurance policies. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 2113 66-0 (1979) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Relating to information contained in the Texas Register and the Texas Administrative Code. House: State Affairs Referred to Subcommittee on State Employees
HJR 133 66-0 (1979) Author: Wright, Brad
Sponsor: Howard, Ed
Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for legislative review of the process of rulemaking by agencies in the executive department. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
HR 55 66-0 (1979) Author: Coleman, Ronald Granting conferees on SB 140 permission to make certain changes.
SB 98 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to legislative review and disapproval of rules and proposed rules of state agencies. Senate: State Affairs Governor submitted as emergency
SB 140 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Hanna, Joe
Relating to the authority of the Railroad Commission of Texas to promulgate rules necessary to implement state responsibility under federal law or rules. House: Appropriations
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 876 66-0 (1979) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Von Dohlen, Tim
Relating to information contained in the Texas Register and the Texas Administrative Code and to confidentiality of the data base; amending the Administrative Procedure and Texas Register Act. House: State Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Failure to suspend the rules
SB 1116 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack Authorizing the State Board of Insurance to adopt recognized standards as rules and regulations; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Economic Development Reported from committee favorably with substitute
HB 18 65-0 (1977) Author: Leland, Mickey Relating to the adoption and enforcement of certain railroad safety standards; by the Railroad Commission; and declaring an emergency. House: Transportation Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 512 65-0 (1977) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to the approval of state agency rules by legislature committees. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 580 65-0 (1977) Author: Evans, Charles
Sponsor: Sherman, Max
Relating to legislative review of proposed rules of state agencies and fiscal notes for proposed rules. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
HB 931 65-0 (1977) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to legislation review of proposed rules of state agencies; and fiscal notes for proposed rules. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1969 65-0 (1977) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to the establishment of a Texas Administrative Code and the contents thereof; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
SB 593 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to legislative review and disapproval of rules and proposed rules of state agencies. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably
SB 761 65-0 (1977) Author: McKnight, Peyton Relating to the rulemaking procedure for certain state agencies. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 890 65-0 (1977) Author: Sherman, Max Relating to a process for legislative review of proposed rules of state agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to subcommittee
HB 531 64-0 (1975) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Providing standards for state administrative practices and procedures; providing for the creation of a state register; providing for review of state agency proceedings. House: Judicial Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1209 64-0 (1975) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to the requirement that rules, regulations, and changes and repeals of rules or regulations promulgated by state agencies and departments be approved by certain legislative committees. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1213 64-0 (1975) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Relating to establishment of a Texas Register; relating to the publication and content thereof; relating to the adoption, filing and publication of administrative rules; relating to the authority of the Secretary of State. House: Judicial Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1335 64-0 (1975) Author: Coleman, Ronald Relating to the publication and distribution of rules and regulations by the Texas Department of Corrections. House: Social Services Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 1893 64-0 (1975) Author: Nugent, James E.
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Relating to the approval by the commissioners court in certain counties of rules, regulations, or orders of the Parks and Wildlife Commission. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
SB 41 64-0 (1975) Author: Sherman, Max
Sponsor: Von Dohlen, Tim
Providing standards for state administrative practices and procedures; providing procedures for adoption of rules by state agencies; providing for the creation of a state register and its contents; providing for review of state agency proceedings; providing for declaratory judgments and procedures for judicial review; providing for witness fees; excepting certain actions of named agencies from application of this Act; providing relationship of this Act to other laws; providing an effective date. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
90 day bill
SB 484 64-0 (1975) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to the adoption, filing, and publication of rules of certain agencies. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1029 63-0 (1973) Author: Clayton, Bill Relating to the establishment of a state register for certain rules, notices, and other documents of certain public agencies. House: State Affairs Considered in public hearing
HB 5 62-0 (1971) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to authorizing the Air Control Board to promulgate rules, regulations, and standards to control excessive noise and providing civil penalties and injunctive relief in case of violations.
HB 95 62-0 (1971) Author: Caldwell, Neil Relating to adoption by the State Board of Insurance of rules and regulations providing for an assigned risk plan for fire and casualty insurance.
HB 521 62-0 (1971) Author: Clayton, Bill
Sponsor: Sherman, Max
Relating to rules promulgated by the State Board of Education.
HB 761 62-0 (1971) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Relating to providing standards for state administrative agency practice and procedure.
HB 1521 62-0 (1971) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to authorizing the Parks and Wildlife Commission to promolugate rules governing health, safety, and welfare of persons and property within State parks, historic sites, scientific areas and forts.
SB 16 62-0 (1971) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to providing standards for agency practice (The Administrative Procedure Act).
SB 246 62-0 (1971) Author: Hightower, Jack
Sponsor: Cavness, Don
Relating to the rule-making authority of the State Board of Dental Examiners; providing penalties.
SB 588 62-0 (1971) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Atwell, Ben
Authorizing the Parks and Wildlife Commission to promulgate rules governing health, safety, and protection of persons and property within State parks, historic sites, scientific areas and forts; providing penalties.
SB 712 62-0 (1971) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to the authority of the Commissioner of Health to promulgate rules and regulations for the harvesting, transportation, storage, handling and packaging of crustaceans and to establish specifications for plant facilities.
SB 1007 62-0 (1971) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Clayton, Bill
Relating to the immunization of children admitted to child caring institutions and facilities.
HB 106 61-0 (1969) Author: Neugent, L. Dean | et. al. Relating to limiting the rule making and disciplinary power of the Board of Examiners in Optometry.
HB 706 61-0 (1969) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to creating the Administrative Procedure Act; establishing the Code of Administrative Regulations and the Bulletin of Administrative Procedure and directing the publication thereof; creating the Committee on Examiners and determining its membership.
HB 628 60-0 (1967) Author: Vickery, Glenn Wheeler | et. al. Relating to providing standards for agency practice; providing for review of agency proceedings.
HB 1025 60-0 (1967) Author: Cain, Pat Relating amending certain statutes relating to rule-making powers of the State Board of Dental Examiners.
HB 1073 60-0 (1967) Author: Swanson, William T. "Bill" Relating to safety requirements for workmen's hoists; providing penalties.
SB 452 60-0 (1967) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to amending certain statutes relating to the practice of dentistry in the State, to promulgate rules and regulations of State Board.
HB 745 59-0 (1965) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to defining certain terms; designating the Director of Administrative Procedure and prescribing his functions; to be known and cited as the Administrative Procedure Act.
HB 1021 59-0 (1965) Author: Eckhardt, Robert Christian "Bob" Relating to providing standards for agency practice; providing for review of agency proceedings.
HB 120 58-0 (1963) Author: Richards, George H. Relating to rules of the Railroad Commission concerning daily production of gas and oil, entered and promulgated before January 1, 1962; providing an effective date.
HB 967 58-0 (1963) Author: Haring, Paul Byrne Relating to procedure of state administrative agencies and review of their determinations.
SB 187 58-0 (1963) Author: Harrington, D. Roy Relating to providing all rules of the Railroad Commission entered and promulgated by said commission before January 1, 1962 determining the method of division of the daily allowable production of gas among individual wells completed in a non-associated gas reservoir of any field shall remain in force and effect until changed by statute; that all rules of said commission entered and promulgated before January 1, 1962 determining the method of division of the daily allowable of oil among individual wells in any field shall remain in force and effect until changed by statute; said provision to apply equally to any such rules involved in litigation.
HB 261 57-0 (1961) Author: Korioth, Thomas Anthony "Tony" Relating to the adoption, filing of rules and regulations of State administrative agencies authorized by law to make rules and regulations.
SB 80 57-3 (1962) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. Relating to amending a certain Act relating to the filing of rules and regulations of state administrative agencies, declaring all rules, regulations and orders in effect on or issued by state agencies after August 31, 1961, and prior to the effective date hereof to be valid although certified copies thereof were not filed with the Secretary of State.
SB 94 57-3 (1962) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. | et. al. Relating to providing for improvements, construction, equipment, designation of buildings, landscaping and related actions in the Capitol Area; providing for the planning, construction, equipping and operation of a parking garage in the Capitol Area and for incorporation of an emergency control center if feasible; authorizing the State Building Commission, the Texas Employment Commission and the State Board of Control to make inter-agency agreements to carry out the purposes of this Act; authorizing the State Board of Control to cooperate with the State Building Commission in such matters; providing funds for such purposes.
HB 427 56-0 (1959) Author: Korioth, Thomas Anthony "Tony" Relating to the adoption, filing, publication and distribution of rules and regulations of state administrative agencies authorized by law to make rules and regulations.
SB 68 56-0 (1959) Author: Smith, Preston Earnest Relating to amending the Penal Code so as to authorize the Livestock Sanitary Commission to adopt and issue rules and regulations for the control and eradication of infectious, contagious and communicable diseases of livestock and domestic fowls.
SB 72 56-0 (1959) Author: Wood, Bill D. Relating to amending certain articles dealing with inspection of Nurseries, Florists, Florist items, Nursery Stocks, Nursery products, cut flowers, and allied products.
SB 335 56-0 (1959) Author: Kazen, Jr., Abraham "Chick" Relating to authorizing the Texas State Department of Health to adopt rules and regulations concerning camping or housing facilities for migrant agricultural labor; providing penalties for violation.
SB 390 55-0 (1957) Author: Gonzalez, Henry Barbosa Relating to amending certain Acts so as to allow the Railroad Commission to adopt rules and regulations to govern its proceedings, investigations and hearings and to require it to do so in cases of applications by railroad companies for approval of actions affecting their employees.
SB 4 54-0 (1955) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts by authorizing the Railroad Commission of Texas to make and enforce rules, regulations, and orders in connection with the drilling of exploratory wells and wells for oil or gas, and abandoning wells, in order to prevent pollution of the streams and water courses of this State, including sub-surface waters, which results from the escape or release of crude petroleum oil or salt water and other mineralized waters from such wells.
SB 13 54-0 (1955) Author: Weinert, Rudolph A. Relating to amending the Insurance Code by providing for the judicial review of any regulation, order, decision, or administrative ruling of the Insurance Commission where not otherwise provided for in the Insurance Code; providing a severability clause.
HB 181 53-0 (1953) Author: Bryan, Sr., Jack C. Relating to amending certain Statutes by authorizing the Railroad Commission of Texas to set minimum field prices for gas produced within Texas when necessary to prevent or lessen waste, or conditions conducive to waste, after notice and hearing.
HB 427 53-0 (1953) Author: Briscoe, Jr., Dolph | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts by providing that the Livestock Sanitary Commission shall provide rules and regulations for the eradication of certain diseases of livestock; fixing penalties.
HB 451 53-0 (1953) Author: Bergman, Douglas Ernest Relating to amending certain Statutes by providing that the Board of Water Engineers shall adopt rules and regulations and modes of procedure for the performance of duties, powers, and functions prescribed and vested in it by this Chapter and for the enforcement of its provisions.
HB 545 53-0 (1953) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" Relating to authorizing and directing the Railroad Commission of the State of Texas to promulgate and adopt rules and regulations, to issue and enforce orders relating to sanitation, health and adequate shelter of Railroad Employees; to appoint an advisory committee composed of employers and employees on Texas railroads, prescribing the function of such committee, providing a penalty for the violation thereof.
SB 186 53-0 (1953) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to permitting the establishment of a period of time, preceding the regular hunting season, for the hunting of deer and turkey exclusively with bows and arrows; authorizing the Game and Fish Commission to prescribe rules and regulations in connection therewith and to prescribe a license therefor.
SB 260 53-0 (1953) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to amending the Drivers Responsibility Act.
SB 282 53-0 (1953) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to authorizing and directing the Railroad Commission of the State of Texas to promulgate and adopt rules and regulations, to issue and enforce orders relating to sanitation, health and adequate shelter of railroad employees; to appoint an advisory committee composed of employers and employees on Texas railroads, prescribing the function of such committee, providing a penalty for the violation thereof.
HB 92 52-0 (1951) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to amending certain acts so as to provide for the right of appeal by any holder of a license who is affected by a rule or regulation promulgated by the Railroad Commission of Texas where such rule or regulation is unnecessary, unreasonable, or impracticable in accomplishing the purposes of said Act or is discriminatory, or unjust.
SB 143 52-0 (1951) Author: Strauss, Sr., Gus James Relating to creating division of the Railroad Commission of Texas to be known as the Liquefied Petroleum Gas Commission; providing for the employment of an Director and employees; prescribing the duties and powers thereof.
HB 521 51-0 (1949) Author: Lindsey, Jim T. Relating to amending a previous Act, providing that the Board of Insurance Commissioners shall not make, prescribe or promulgate any regulation or rule that will make any form of deductible clause mandatory applicable to windstorm, hurricane and hail insurance on all buildings and structures; providing a saving clause.
HB 342 50-0 (1947) Author: Evans, Roger Q. Relating to promoting the safety of employees and passengers of railroads in the State of Texas, by providing the Railroad Commission of the State of Texas with general authority over railroads, its safety devices, terminals, tracks, bridges and equipment, and train operations.
HB 409 50-0 (1947) Author: Mangum, Preston P. "Pete" Relating to amending a previous Act, so as to number properly the sections and subsections of the Act; relative to bonds and insurance companies dealing in liquefied petroleum gases.
SB 12 50-0 (1947) Author: Chadick, T. C. Relating to declaring public policy and creating a State Board of School Safety Supervision; repealing all laws in conflict; providing a saving clause.
HB 315 49-0 (1945) Author: Evans, Roger Q. Relating to amending certain Statutes by providing that all containers and pertinent equipment used or to be used for storage, transporting and/or dispensing of liquefied petroleum gases, together with appliances using or to use said gas, shall be designed, constructed, assembled, equipped and installed as specified by the rules and regulations of the Railroad Commission, etc.
HB 875 47-0 (1941) Author: Stanford, Jr., James A. Relating to amending a certain Act authorizing the Unemployment Compensation Commission to make certain determinations with respect to seasonal employment; providing the effective date of the Act.
HB 55 46-0 (1939) Author: Pope, Walter Elmer "Uncle Elmer" Relating to the requirement of the Railroad Commission of Texas to prescribe rules and regulations governing the issuance of tickets and bills of lading intrastate motor bus and truck carriers for transportation of passengers and property for hire; providing penalties.

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