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Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HB 1550 86-0 (2019) Author: Paddie, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to certain governmental entities subject to the sunset review process. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 1675 86-0 (2019) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Real Estate Commission and the Texas Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board; changing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2403 86-0 (2019) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to the regulation of residential service companies and residential service contracts. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3149 86-0 (2019) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to examinations required for licensure by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3279 86-0 (2019) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the content of certain Texas Real Estate Commission contract forms for the sale of residential property. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3451 86-0 (2019) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the grounds for disciplinary action against the holder of a license issued by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 4618 86-0 (2019) Author: Bell, Cecil Relating to the requirement that a right-of-way agent obtain a license from the Texas Real Estate Commission; expanding an occupational regulation. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
SB 624 86-0 (2019) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Real Estate Commission and the Texas Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board; changing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/19
SB 1387 86-0 (2019) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the content of certain Texas Real Estate Commission contract forms for the sale of residential property. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1436 86-0 (2019) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to a required notice concerning an easement or right-of-way in certain Texas Real Estate Commission contract forms. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1459 86-0 (2019) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Real Estate Commission and the Texas Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board; changing fees. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2207 86-0 (2019) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the requirement that a right-of-way agent obtain a license from the Texas Real Estate Commission; expanding an occupational regulation. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3302 85-0 (2017) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to the sunset review process and certain governmental entities subject to that process. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1875 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the self-directed and semi-independent status of certain agencies and the requirements applicable to, and the oversight of, those agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
No action taken in committee
HB 1918 84-0 (2015) Author: Kuempel, John | et. al. Relating to the Texas Real Estate Commission and the regulation of certain real estate professionals; increasing a fee; authorizing a fee. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2024 84-0 (2015) Author: Gonzales, Larry | et. al. Relating to the self-directed and semi-independent status of certain agencies and to the requirements applicable to, and the oversight of, those agencies. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 217 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the self-directed and semi-independent status of certain agencies and to the requirements applicable to, and the oversight of, those agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Referred to State Affairs
SB 699 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to the Texas Real Estate Commission and the regulation of certain real estate professionals. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
SB 1007 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to the practices and professions regulated by the Texas Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 1/1/16
HB 1887 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to consumer protection for and remedies available to a veteran who buys a home that does not comply with certain warranties; providing an administrative penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 2911 83-0 (2013) Author: Kuempel, John
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to the regulation of real estate inspectors; changing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3736 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the sale of newly constructed homes and requiring the Texas Real Estate Commission to adopt contract forms to be used in the sale of a newly constructed home. House: Business & Industry Withdrawn from schedule
SB 1296 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Kuempel, John
Relating to the regulation of real estate inspectors; changing fees. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Postponed
HB 937 82-0 (2011) Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al. Relating to the issuance and renewal of a real estate inspector license. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1637 82-0 (2011) Author: Hamilton, Mike Relating to the professions regulated by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Reported favorably as substituted
HB 1680 82-0 (2011) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al. Relating to self-directed and semi-independent status of the Texas Real Estate Commission; making an appropriation. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures No action taken in committee
SB 379 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to the issuance and renewal of a real estate inspector license. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 747 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Hamilton, Mike
Relating to the professions regulated by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1000 82-0 (2011) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al.
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Relating to self-directed and semi-independent status of the Texas Real Estate Commission; making an appropriation. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1812 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Hamilton, Mike
Relating to criminal history record information of certain applicants for a certificate of registration issued by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 114 81-0 (2009) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the repeal of the requirement that certain real estate professionals provide fingerprints to satisfy criminal history check provisions. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1405 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al. Relating to the licensing and regulation of landmen by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 1406 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al. Relating to practices and professions regulated by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3182 81-0 (2009) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to consumer protection for and remedies available to a homebuyer whose home does not comply with certain warranties; providing an administrative penalty. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 3738 81-0 (2009) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to requirements for correspondence courses for licensing as a real estate broker, salesperson, or inspector. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4452 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to amendments to the Texas Timeshare Act. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
SB 862 81-0 (2009) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to practices and professions regulated by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
See remarks for effective date
SB 1036 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to amendments to the Texas Timeshare Act. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1154 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al. Relating to the licensing and regulation of landmen by the Texas Real Estate Commission. Senate: Business & Commerce Co-author authorized
HB 689 80-0 (2007) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to the licensing and regulation of landmen in certain urban areas defined by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
HB 1530 80-0 (2007) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the regulation of the sale and inspection of real estate and residential service contracts. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2721 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al. Relating to consumer protection for and remedies available to a homebuyer whose home does not comply with certain warranties; providing an administrative penalty. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3250 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Real Estate Commission and the regulation of real estate brokers, salespersons, inspectors, appraisers, residential service companies, and timeshares; providing administrative penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
SB 651 80-0 (2007) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the regulation of the sale and inspection of real estate and residential service contracts. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 914 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki | et. al.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Real Estate Commission and the regulation of real estate brokers, salespersons, inspectors, appraisers, residential service companies, and timeshares; providing administrative penalties. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3443 79-0 (2005) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to relief for residential property owners; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 1095 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to circumstances under which an executory contract for conveyance is prohibited and to the rights of certain purchasers under executory contracts for conveyance. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 1360 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to amendments to the Texas Timeshare Act. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1508 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the regulation of certain occupations by the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 818 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the regulation of certain occupations by the Texas Real Estate Commission. Senate: Business & Commerce Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HR 245 76-0 (1999) Author: Berman, Leo Honoring Glover C. Tunnell, James Daughtrey, and Truitt Fulgham of the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Rules & Resolutions Reported enrolled
HR 263 76-0 (1999) Author: Berman, Leo Honoring Glover C. Tunnell, James O. Daughtry, and Truitt Fulgham of the Texas Real Estate Commission. Reported enrolled
HR 607 76-0 (1999) Author: Staples, Todd Honoring the 50th anniversary of the Texas Real Estate Commission. Reported enrolled
SB 1362 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the regulation of certain municipal planning professionals by the Texas Real Estate Commission; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SR 586 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Congratulating the Texas Real Estate Commission. Reported enrolled
HB 2372 69-0 (1985) Author: Cain, David Authorizing and making an appropriation to the Texas Real Estate Commission from the Real Estate License Fund; amending the Real Estate License Act; amending the Texas Timeshare Act (Article , Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), by adding Section 6A to create the Texas Timeshare Fund and to prescribe use of the funds; and declaring an emergency. House: Appropriations Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1478 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Cain, David
Authorizing and making an appropriation to the Texas Real Estate Commission from the Real Estate License Fund; amending Subsection (i), Section 5, The Real Estate License Act (Article 6573a, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); amending the Texas Timeshare Act, Senate Bill 92, 69th Legislature, Regular Session, 1985, by adding Section 6A to create the Texas Timeshare Fund and to prescribe use of the funds; and declaring an emergency. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 51 67-0 (1981) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom
Authorizing and making an appropriation to the Texas Real Estate Commission from the Real Estate License Fund. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SCR 29 67-0 (1981) Author: Glasgow, Bob
Sponsor: Polk, Mary
Encouraging Real Estate Commission to continue support of local listings of barrier-free homes. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
HB 586 66-0 (1979) Author: Donaldson, Jerry "Nub" Relating to continuation of the Texas Real Estate Commission. House: Government Organization Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 962 66-0 (1979) Author: Browder, Jim
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to regulation of residential service companies. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1772 66-0 (1979) Author: Schlueter, Stan
Sponsor: Mengden, Walter
Relating to the time at which the Texas Real Estate Commission performs moral character checks on applicants for licenses. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 81 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to the disclosure of natural hazards connected with real property in coastal counties to be sold using the services of a real estate agent; establishing the Natural Hazards Technical Committee; providing for implementation of the Act by the Texas Real Estate Commission; providing remedies and penalties for noncompliance; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Natural Resources Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 171 66-0 (1979) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Donaldson, Jerry "Nub"
Relating to membership and continuation of the Texas Real Estate Commission, to regulation and licensure of real estate brokers and salesmen, and to payments from the real estate recovery fund. House: Government Organization
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 283 66-0 (1979) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to regulation of real estate brokers and salesmen. Senate: Economic Development Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 425 66-0 (1979) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Head, Fred
Authorizing and making an appropriation to the Texas Real Estate Commission; and declaring an emergency. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 385 65-0 (1977) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to the disclosure of natural hazards connected with real property in coastal counties to be sold using the services of a real estate agent; establishing the Natural Hazards Technical Committee; providing for implementation of the Act by the Texas Real Estate Commission; providing remedies and penalties for non-compliance; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported from committee favorably with amendments
HB 927 64-0 (1975) Author: Donaldson, Jerry "Nub" Relating to the licensing and regulation of real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; providing for the Texas Real Estate Commission and defining its powers and duties; providing penalties. House: Business & Industry Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 344 64-0 (1975) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Donaldson, Jerry "Nub"
Relating to licensing and regulation of real estate brokers and real estate salesmen; defining the powers, duties, and responsibilities of the Texas Real Estate Commission in implementing the Act; providing for the establishment of a real estate recovery fund and for the handling and use of the fund within the limitations set out in the Act; defining certain offenses and providing civil and criminal penalties; providing enforcement procedures; making special provisions as to salesmen and brokers licensed on the effective date of this Act; revising the real Estate License Act. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 506 60-0 (1967) Author: Pendleton, Randall George "Randy" | et. al. Relating to the real estate brokerage business and the licensing and regulation of real estate brokers and salesmen.
SB 215 60-0 (1967) Author: Blanchard, H.J. "Doc" | et. al. Relating to the real estate brokerage business and the licensing and regulation of real estate brokers and salesmen; amending the Real Estate License Act.
HB 831 58-0 (1963) Author: Davis, William S. "Bill" Relating to providing for the deposit of certain revenues in the General Revenue Fund; providing that the expenses of the Texas Real Estate Commission shall be paid from the General Revenue Fund as appropriated by the Legislature; abolishing the Real Estate License Fund; providing an effective date.
HB 887 56-0 (1959) Author: Bates, Sr., James S. "Jim" Relating to making a supplemental appropriation out of the Real Estate License Fund in the State Treasury of the State of Texas to the Texas Real Estate Commission for the balance of the fiscal year ending August 31, 1959 in the sum of $5,900.00.
HB 66 56-1 (1959) Author: Bates, Sr., James S. "Jim" Relating to making a supplemental appropriation out of the Real Estate License Fund in the State Treasury of the State of Texas to the Texas Real Estate Commission for the balance of the fiscal year ending August 31, 1959, in the sum of Five Thousand, Nine Hundred Dollars ($5,900).
HB 881 55-0 (1957) Author: Seeligson, Frates Slick Relating to making an emergency appropriation to the Real Estate Commission.
SB 436 55-0 (1957) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to making an emergency appropriation to the Real Estate Commission.
HB 435 54-0 (1955) Author: Pyle, Joe | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts by providing for the licensing and regulation of dealers in real estate; prohibiting the unlawful practice of law; defining terms; providing penalties for violation of this Act; providing a savings clause.
HB 843 54-0 (1955) Author: Bradshaw, Floyd Francis Relating to abolishing the Texas Real Estate Commission, creating the Real Estate Division of the Office of the Secretary of State, and transferring the powers, duties and functions of the Texas Real Estate Commission to the Secretary of State and the Administrator of the Real Estate Division of the office of the Secretary of State; providing for appointment of an Administrator and other employees of the Real Estate Division; providing for transfer of records from the Texas Real Estate Commission to the Secretary of State; making provisions relative to processes, notices, applications, orders, and other instruments issued or filed at the time of transfer of duties and functions heretofore vested in the Texas Real Estate Commission; making provisions for pending suits; making provisions for transfer of appropriations; providing for severability.
HB 970 54-0 (1955) Author: Bergman, Douglas Ernest Relating to appropriating certain funds to the Texas Real Estate Commission for the purpose of carrying out the provisions of Senate Bill No. 209, 54th Legislature; transferring the balance to the General Revenue Fund.
SB 209 54-0 (1955) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts providing for the licensing and regulation of dealers in real estate; prohibiting the unlawful practice of law; providing penalties for violation of this Act; providing a savings clause.
HB 703 53-0 (1953) Author: Burkett, Jr., Joseph W. "Joe" | et. al. Relating to amending 'The Real Estate License Act', providing for the licensing and regulation of dealers in real estate, prohibiting the unlawful practice of law; providing penalties for violation of this Act.
SB 247 53-0 (1953) Author: Bell, John Junior | et. al. Relating to providing for the licensing and regulation of dealers in real estate; prohibiting the unlawful practice of law; providing penalties for violation of this Act.
HB 145 51-0 (1949) Author: Hughes, Jr., Edward P. | et. al. Relating to amending H. B. 17, Acts, Regular Session of 46th Legislature, shall be administered by the "Texas Real Estate Commission"; providing that the Texas Real Estate Commission will stand in lieu of the Secretary of Texas and the Administer of the Securities Division; making certain exceptions; providing criminal penalties and enforcement actions for violations; providing a saving clause.
SB 28 51-0 (1949) Author: Carney, Howard A. Relating to amending H. B. No. 17, 46th Regular Session relating to "Texas Real Estate Commission" providing for the appointment of such commission; providing criminal penalties and enforcement actions for violations; providing a savings clause.
HB 441 50-0 (1947) Author: Bell, John Junior Relating to amending House Bill No. 17, Acts of the Regular Session of the Forty-Sixth Legislature, so as to provide that such Act shall be administered by the "Texas Real Estate Commission"; providing a saving clause.
SB 150 50-0 (1947) Author: Carney, Howard A. Relating to amending a previous Act, so as to provide that such Act shall be administered by the "Texas Real Estate Commission."; providing a saving clause.
HB 484 49-0 (1945) Author: Leonard, Homer Lakerby Relating to amending certain Act so as to provide that such Act shall be administered by the "Texas Real Estate Commission," providing for the appointment of such Commission and the qualifications and tenure for the members; providing a savings clause.
HB 187 37-0 (1921) Author: Black, O. B. | et. al. Relating to a certain Act regarding the creation of a State real estate commission.

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