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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 636 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a report on certain pending suits against the state, a state agency, or a state official.
  Author: Howard, Donna
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2669 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to remedies in certain taxpayer suits against the state.
  Author: Shine, Hugh
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 1191 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to remedies in certain taxpayer suits against the state.
  Author: Hughes, Bryan
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance

84th Regular Session, 2015
SB 1534 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to venue in a lawsuit against the State of Texas or a state agency.
  Author: Burton, Konni
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 1053 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a prohibition against use by certain school districts of state Foundation School Program money and local ad valorem tax revenue to fund certain lawsuits against the state.
  Author: Lavender, George
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 3188 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Otto, John
  Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 392 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notice to the attorney general of challenges to the constitutionality of Texas statutes.
  Author: West, Royce
  Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1654 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 2425 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notice to the attorney general of challenges to the constitutionality of Texas statutes.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 3647 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Turner, Sylvester
  Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1589 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Ogden, Steve
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 2729 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al.
  Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3534 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the payment of a judgment against the state in favor of Marilou Morrison.
  Author: Davis, Yvonne
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
SB 1588 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Ogden, Steve
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance

80th Regular Session, 2007
HB 2635 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Chisum, Warren
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
SB 1108 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to appropriating money to pay for a judgment rendered in certain litigation.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance
SB 1719 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the comptroller to pay certain claims and to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Ogden, Steve
  Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
SB 2031 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring legislative consent or approval of the settlement or compromise of a claim or action against the state that will involve state expenditures exceeding a certain amount.
  Author: Ogden, Steve
  Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Effective immediately

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 1940 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to alternative dispute resolution of certain contract claims against the state.
  Author: Ritter, Allan
  Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: State Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2276 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Pitts, Jim
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
HB 2988 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to waiver of sovereign immunity.
  Author: Nixon, Joe
  Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Civil Practices | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
SB 507 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to alternative dispute resolution of certain contract claims against the state.
  Author: Wentworth, Jeff
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SB 1606 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Ogden, Steve
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations

79th 3rd Called Session, 2006
HB 114 (79th 3rd C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to appropriating money to pay for a judgment rendered in certain litigation.
  Author: Pitts, Jim
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Reason for vote recorded in Journal

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 400 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to false claims against the state and actions by private persons to prosecute those claims; providing a civil penalty.
  Author: Mowery, Anna
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 3452 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Heflin, Talmadge
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
SB 1861 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Bivins, Teel
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations

77th Regular Session, 2001
HB 2312 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the resolution of certain contract claims against the state.
  Author: Bosse, Fred
  Sponsor: Cain, David
  Committees: Civil Practices | Administration
  Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2742 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to suits against the state for certain claims for breach of contract.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Civil Practices
  Last Action: Referred to Civil Practices
HB 2852 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Junell, Robert
  Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2858 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to limitations on payments for settlement of judgments made by state agencies from appropriated money.
  Author: Junell, Robert
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HJR 22 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to certain claims against the state and agencies of the state.
  Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al.
  Committees: Civil Practices
  Last Action: Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 1091 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to limitations on payments for certain settlements or judgments.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Sponsor: Junell, Robert
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1092 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance
SJR 31 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment waiving sovereign immunity for damages for bodily injury and death sustained as a result of the Texas A&M bonfire tragedy.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 69 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to claims against units of state government relating to contracts for certain goods, services, or projects.
  Author: Nixon, Joe
  Committees: Civil Practices
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 746 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a report on certain higher education employees serving as expert witnesses in suits in which the state is a party.
  Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
  Sponsor: West, Royce
  Committees: Higher Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
SB 629 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to alternative dispute resolution proceedings of governmental bodies.
  Author: Cain, David | et. al.
  Sponsor: Nixon, Joe
  Committees: Civil Practices | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 740 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to liability for damages resulting from contact with a high voltage overhead line.
  Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
  Committees: Economic Development
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1025 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to claims against a unit of state government relating to contracts for certain services or projects.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

70th Regular Session, 1987
HB 204 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a waiver of the state's sovereign immunity to suit in actions based on a written contract.
  Author: Hill, Anita
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 815 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to legislative consent to suits against the state.
  Author: Hury, James
  Sponsor: Montford, John
  Committees: Judicial Affairs | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 1163 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Making appropriations for and directing payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments out of funds designated in this Act; requiring approval of the claims in the manner specified in this Act before payment is made.
  Author: Rudd, Jim
  Sponsor: Jones, Grant
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 490 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to permissive venue in certain suits by the state brought on behalf of a state agency.
  Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left as pending business in comm.
SB 514 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to legislative consent to and its effect on suits against the state.
  Author: Montford, John
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 1381 (70th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to prohibiting injunctions, declaratory judgments, and certain other actions from being brought against the state in a tax matter.
  Author: Jones, Grant
  Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Transferred to Calendars Committee

70th 2nd Called Session, 1987
HR 208 (70th 2nd C.S.)
  Caption: Requesting the senate to return S.B. 6 to the house for further consideration.
  Author: Laney, James
SB 6 (70th 2nd C.S.)
  Caption: Making appropriations for and directing payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments out of funds designated herein; requiring approval of the claims in the manner specified in this Act before payment is made.
  Author: Jones, Grant
  Sponsor: Rudd, Jim
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days-10/20/87

69th Regular Session, 1985
HB 1917 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to appropriations for payment of certain claims and judgments against the state.
  Author: Rudd, Jim
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
HB 2367 (69th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an appropriation to pay a claim against the State of Texas.
  Author: Cain, David
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
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