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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 17 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Higher Education Innovation Accelerator for public institutions of higher education.
  Author: Lozano, J. M.
  Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 395 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the career and technology education allotment and the essential knowledge and skills of the career and technology education and technology applications curriculums.
  Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 588 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development for public school teachers.
  Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 728 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment by the State Board of Education of an advanced computer science program for high school students.
  Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 906 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of research technology corporations for the development and commercialization of technologies owned by institutions of higher education or by certain medical centers with members that are institutions of higher education; providing for tax exemptions; providing a penalty.
  Author: Elkins, Gary
  Committees: Government Transparency & Operation
  Last Action: Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
HB 973 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Roberts, Kevin | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1237 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to the repeal of the tech-prep program.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1245 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to funding for public school career and technology programs.
  Author: Cortez, Philip | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1467 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to reports on and purchase of information technology by state agencies.
  Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
  Committees: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency & Reform
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1485 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to academic freedom for public school teachers providing science instruction.
  Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1580 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Howard, Donna
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 1628 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Perez, Mary Ann
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 1828 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Howard, Donna
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1842 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to the repeal of the tech-prep program.
  Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 1898 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study on state agency digital data storage and records management practices and associated state costs.
  Author: Uresti, Tomas
  Committees: Government Transparency & Operation
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2023 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the labeling of genetically modified food; authorizing a civil penalty.
  Author: Alvarado, Carol
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 2637 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Faircloth, Wayne | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 2638 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the protection and use of intellectual property by the Railroad Commission of Texas.
  Author: Gonzales, Larry
  Committees: Energy Resources
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2730 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the commissioner of education to create career and technical credentials and certificates that may be earned through a career and technology education program and to a study to identify unmet needs in career and technology education programs.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2914 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to instruction in and an allotment for technology applications courses in computer programming.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 2999 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by certain medical centers in certain counties.
  Author: Bonnen, Dennis
  Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 1/1/18
HB 3058 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the new technology implementation grant program administered by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
  Author: Isaac, Jason
  Committees: Environmental Regulation
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3274 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the designation of a chief innovation and technology officer for the Department of Information Resources.
  Author: Capriglione, Giovanni
  Committees: Government Transparency & Operation
  Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3527 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Vo, Hubert
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 3593 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to instruction in career and technology education provided by public schools, including instruction in technology applications, cybersecurity, and computer coding, and to consideration of completed practicums and internships in school accountability ratings.
  Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al.
  Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 3610 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Higher Education Innovation Accelerator for public institutions of higher education.
  Author: Lozano, J. M.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 4064 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to staff development and continuing education requirements for public school educators regarding digital education methods.
  Author: Bohac, Dwayne
  Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Returned from the House for further action
HB 4092 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 54 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property owned by or leased to or by a university research technology corporation.
  Author: Elkins, Gary
  Committees: Government Transparency & Operation
  Last Action: Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
SB 22 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to the repeal of the tech-prep program.
  Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
  Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 352 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
SB 532 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to information collected about and purchases of information technology by governmental entities.
  Author: Nelson, Jane
  Sponsor: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 598 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Co-author authorized
SB 644 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
SB 645 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
SB 1170 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Taylor, Larry
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
SB 1336 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment by the commissioner of education of an advanced computer science program for high school students.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 1422 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the protection and use of intellectual property by the Railroad Commission of Texas.
  Author: Estes, Craig
  Sponsor: Gonzales, Larry
  Committees: Energy Resources | Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1635 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the career and technology education allotment and the essential knowledge and skills of the career and technology education and technology applications curriculums.
  Author: Taylor, Larry
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 1809 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by certain medical centers in certain counties.
  Author: Huffman, Joan
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 2050 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to staff development and continuing education requirements for public school educators regarding digital education methods.
  Author: Taylor, Larry
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education
SB 2118 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
  Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
  Sponsor: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately

85th 1st Called Session, 2017
HB 178 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to funding for public school career and technology programs.
  Author: Cortez, Philip | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 29 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the funding of certain activities related to the commercialization of emerging technologies.
  Author: Springer, Drew | et. al.
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 177 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the research, collection, and use of adult stem cells.
  Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al.
  Sponsor: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 494 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the institutions of higher education eligible to participate in the Texas Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (T-STEM) Challenge Scholarship program.
  Author: Hernandez, Ana
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HB 590 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of research technology corporations for the development and commercialization of technologies owned by institutions of higher education or by certain medical centers with members that are institutions of higher education; providing for tax exemptions; providing a penalty.
  Author: Elkins, Gary | et. al.
  Sponsor: Bettencourt, Paul
  Committees: Government Transparency & Operation | Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 664 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to funding for career and technology programs in public schools.
  Author: King, Ken | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 896 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating a criminal offense regarding the breach of computer security.
  Author: Hernandez, Ana
  Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 951 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study conducted by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board on the qualification for and performance at institutions of higher education of certain students who completed certain mathematics courses during high school.
  Author: Hernandez, Ana
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
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