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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 631 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a public awareness campaign on firearm safety and suicide prevention.
  Author: Howard, Donna
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3032 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation by the Texas Veterans Commission of a veteran suicide prevention action plan.
  Author: Blanco, César
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 3340 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of information regarding firearm safety and suicide prevention.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3407 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a task force to address suicide prevention at public institutions of higher education.
  Author: Thierry, Shawn | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 3408 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to required suicide prevention training for certain health care practitioners.
  Author: Thierry, Shawn
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3449 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to staff development requirements for public school educators regarding mental health and suicide prevention.
  Author: Moody, Joe
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
SB 578 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation by the Health and Human Services Commission of a veteran suicide prevention action plan.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roland | et. al.
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Border Security
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1316 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to staff development in suicide prevention for public school educators.
  Author: Hall, Bob
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 1694 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to suicide prevention training for certain mental health professionals.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1778 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of information regarding firearm safety and suicide prevention.
  Author: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 1862 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the development of initiatives to reduce veteran suicides in this state.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
  Last Action: Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 2186 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to suicide prevention training for educators in public schools.
  Author: Cook, Byron | et. al.
  Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2218 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to instruction regarding mental health, substance abuse, and youth suicide in educator training programs.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2219 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for injuries related to certain conduct of a covered individual.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Committees: Insurance | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 388 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Advisory Committee on Suicide Prevention.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 674 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to instruction regarding mental health, substance abuse, and youth suicide in educator training programs.
  Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
  Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1169 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to suicide prevention training for educators in public schools.
  Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
SB 1624 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that certain entering students at a general academic teaching institution receive information regarding mental health and suicide prevention services.
  Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
  Sponsor: Márquez, Marisa
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 1745 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to suicide reporting by hospitals and emergency medical care facilities.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3225 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to training for public school educators in identifying mental health and suicide risks among students.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 3327 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a list of mental health, substance abuse, and suicide prevention programs that may be selected for implementation by public schools.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
HB 3543 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to training, certification, and accreditation provided or regulated by the Texas Veterans Commission.
  Author: Menéndez, José | et. al.
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
SB 831 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a list of mental health, substance abuse, and suicide prevention programs that may be selected for implementation by public schools.
  Author: Taylor, Larry
  Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health | Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 846 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to training, certification, and accreditation provided or regulated by the Texas Veterans Commission.
  Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
  Sponsor: Menéndez, José | et. al.
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1178 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to training for public school educators in identifying mental health and suicide risks among students.
  Author: Deuell, Bob
  Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 1386 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the public health threat presented by youth suicide and the qualification of certain persons serving as marriage and family therapists in school districts.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Public Health | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2343 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of Asher's Law, the public health threat presented by youth suicide and to the prevention of associated discrimination, harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3546 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring the performance of an autopsy when death is caused or apparently caused by suicide.
  Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 1067 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a memorandum of understanding between certain authorized entities to share suicide data that does not identify a deceased individual.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
  Committees: Public Health | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 84 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to establishment of a suicide prevention program for public high schools.
  Author: Nelson, Jane
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 85 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to establishment of a suicide prevention pilot program for public high schools.
  Author: Nelson, Jane
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 1882 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a memorandum of understanding between certain authorized entities to share suicide data that does not identify any individual.
  Author: Nelson, Jane
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 1490 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the development and implementation of a statewide suicide prevention plan under the direction of the Health and Human Services Commission.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

77th Regular Session, 2001
HB 2675 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of an adult fatality review team and to the reporting and investigation of certain adult deaths; providing a penalty.
  Author: Truitt, Vicki
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 515 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of an adult fatality review team and to the reporting and investigation of certain adult deaths; providing a penalty.
  Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
  Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 1650 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for certain physical injuries that are self-inflicted by a minor.
  Author: Coleman, Garnet
  Committees: Insurance
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars

75th Regular Session, 1997
HB 1307 (75th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to physician-assisted suicide; providing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Delisi, Dianne
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3064 (75th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to acts by health care professionals involving assisted suicide; providing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Delisi, Dianne
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health

70th Regular Session, 1987
HB 714 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to benefits under certain accident and sickness insurance for treatment of injuries resulting from suicide or attempted suicide.
  Author: Madla, Frank
  Committees: Insurance
  Last Action: Referred to Insurance
HB 1631 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prevention of youth suicide.
  Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 2471 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a pilot program for the prevention of youth suicide.
  Author: Givens, Ron
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HCR 108 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Directing the Texas Health and Human Services Coordinating Council and the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation to jointly establish a pilot program for the prevention of youth suicide.
  Author: Givens, Ron
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HCR 168 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Directing the Central Education Agency to develop a program regarding the prevention of youth suicide.
  Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank
  Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor

69th Regular Session, 1985
HB 1766 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a pilot program for the prevention of youth suicide.
  Author: Givens, Ron
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HCR 167 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Directing that a pilot program for the prevention of youth suicide be established.
  Author: Givens, Ron
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health

59th Regular Session, 1965
HB 71 (59th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the restraint and commitment of persons exhibiting suicidal tendencies; amending the Texas Mental Health Code.
  Author: Roberts, Ronald Edd | et. al.
HB 262 (59th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the restraint of attempted suicides; amending the Mental Health Code.
  Author: Roberts, Ronald Edd | et. al.

37th Regular Session, 1921
SB 18 (37th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to proposing that suicide of the insured shall be no defense to any suit brought upon the policies of insurance upon the life of the insured issued by life insurance companies, fraternal or other and all organizations, unless it can be shown that the insured contemplated suicide at the time the policy was taken out, etc.
  Author: Dorough, Robert Pierce "Bob"

36th Regular Session, 1919
SB 26 (36th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing that suicide of the insured shall be no defense to any suit brought upon policies of insurance upon the life of the insured, issued by any life insurance company, unless it shall be shown to the satisfaction of the court or jury trying same, that the insured contemplated suicide at the time he made his application for a policy, and providing that any stipulation to the contrary, in the policy or contract or by-laws of any such life insurance company shall be void.
  Author: Dorough, Robert Pierce "Bob"
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