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HB 1980 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary Relating to the high school graduation of a student who transfers to a public school in this state after the student's junior year of high school. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 3768 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to the establishment of the Texas Guided Pathways program to facilitate the completion by students of undergraduate certificate and degree programs. House: Higher Education Placed on General State Calendar
SB 282 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the entitlement of a public school student to transfer to a public school campus with a higher overall performance rating under the school accountability system. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 802 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to a study and report regarding best practices in the transfer of course credit between public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 2086 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer of students and course credit within the public higher education system. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 2122 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to the coordination of the transfer of course credit between public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Left pending in committee
HB 298 84-0 (2015) Author: Wu, Gene | et. al. Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer, academic progress, and timely graduation of students in public higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 3708 84-0 (2015) Author: Frullo, John Relating to the use of the results of assessment instruments administered to public school students transferring from out-of-state schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 49 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the transfer of a student from the school district of the student's residence to another district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 30 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer, academic progress, and timely graduation of students in public higher education; authorizing a fee. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 82 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to a single common course numbering system for public institutions of higher education in this state. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 774 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to applying credit earned by a student at a general academic teaching institution to an associate's degree at a lower-division institution of higher education previously attended by the student. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 2960 83-0 (2013) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the transfer of students of limited English proficiency from regular instructional programs to special education resource rooms. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2980 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to student transfers and to the maintenance and dissemination of certain school-related information. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3802 83-0 (2013) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to public school transfers and interventions and sanctions for a campus experiencing a routinely large number of requests to transfer from the campus. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
SB 48 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the transfer of a student from the school district of the student's residence to another district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 779 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to applying credit earned by a student at a general academic teaching institution to an associate's degree at a lower-division institution of higher education previously attended by the student. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1710 83-0 (2013) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer of students within the public higher education system and the timely graduation of students from public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1775 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to school campus information, student transfers, and the public education grant program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
HB 370 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the eligibility of a student to participate in extracurricular activities or competitions after transferring or moving from one public school to another. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned from the House for further action
HB 808 82-0 (2011) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al. Relating to the identification of courses included in the common course numbering system to be offered by and the transferability of those courses among public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 946 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the identification of courses included in the common course numbering system to be offered by and the transferability of those courses among public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1557 82-0 (2011) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al. Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of first-time students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2999 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to a fixed tuition rate program for certain students who transfer to a state university after completing an associate degree program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 3025 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to measures to facilitate the timely completion of degrees by students of public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 66 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the transfer of a student from the school district of the student's residence to another district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1727 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to a fixed tuition rate program for certain students who transfer to a state university after completing an associate degree program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 1909 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Oliveira, Rene
Relating to The University of Texas at Brownsville, including its partnership agreement with the Texas Southmost College District. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 152 81-0 (2009) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to providing for a student who qualifies for automatic admission to an institution of higher education to maintain that status for transferring between institutions in certain circumstances. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 683 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to contact between a public school student who assaults another student and the student victim. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 896 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the eligibility of a student to participate in extracurricular activities or competitions after transferring or moving from one public school to another. House: Public Education Considered in Calendars
HB 1262 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to increasing the number of undergraduate transfer students at general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1323 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to bullying and harassment in public schools. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4254 81-0 (2009) Author: Miklos, Robert Relating to limitations on the tuition rate charged to certain transfer students at general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1445 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the transfer of a student from the school district of the student's residence to another district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 294 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to contact between a public school student who assaults another student and the student victim. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 383 80-0 (2007) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to providing for a student who qualifies for automatic admission to an institution of higher education to maintain that status for transferring between institutions in certain circumstances. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 788 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to a study and report by the commissioner of education concerning the campus and school district assignments and transfers of public school students, operation of public schools, and public school attendance. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1249 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the eligibility of certain transfer students for a TEXAS grant. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1635 80-0 (2007) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to agreements for the automatic admission to public institutions of higher education of certain undergraduate transfer students and to reports by those institutions of information relating to the transfer students. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1838 80-0 (2007) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the entitlement of certain students to attend a public school campus at which a full-time registered nurse is assigned. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2778 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to increasing the number of transfer students at general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2831 80-0 (2007) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the administration of exit-level state assessment instruments to transfer students who are dependents of military personnel. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3851 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the admission of high school graduates and undergraduate transfer students to certain institutions of higher education, the computation of a student's high school grade point average for purposes of determining eligibility for admission, and policies to promote the admission of undergraduate transfer students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 230 80-0 (2007) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to the notification required when certain school students who engage in certain criminal conduct transfer to a new school. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 960 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Haggerty, Pat
Relating to the administration of exit-level state assessment instruments to transfer students who are dependents of military personnel. House: Public Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 25 79-0 (2005) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to admission to and transition assistance within the public school system for school-age dependents of military personnel and other students. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 64 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the automatic admission to public institutions of higher education of certain undergraduate transfer students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Reported from s/c favorably with amendments
HB 283 79-0 (2005) Author: Hope, Ruben | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to admission, assignment, and conduct of certain public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 293 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the timely transfer of student information to a school district in which the student enrolls. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 308 79-0 (2005) Author: Hope, Ruben
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to discipline in public schools and the assignment of certain public school students involved in a sexual assault. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 397 79-0 (2005) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to providing for a student who qualifies for automatic admission to an institution of higher education to maintain that status for transferring between institutions in certain circumstances. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 451 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to a study and report by the commissioner of education concerning public school students' campus and school district assignments and transfers, operation of public schools, and public school attendance. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 469 79-0 (2005) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to the transfer of public school students who are the victims of certain criminal conduct or the siblings of the victims. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 990 79-0 (2005) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the applicability of restrictions on student transfers to certain school districts. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1024 79-0 (2005) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to contact between a public school student who assaults another student and the student victim. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 3458 79-0 (2005) Author: Baxter, Todd Relating to a student victim of assault. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
SB 117 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to the timely transfer of student information to a school district in which the student enrolls. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 126 79-0 (2005) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Keffer, Bill
Relating to the discipline, conduct, and transfer of public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 91 78-0 (2003) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the automatic admission of certain undergraduate transfer students. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 591 78-0 (2003) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to public school admission of military personnel and dependents under reciprocity agreements between states. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 692 78-0 (2003) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to the eligibility of a student to transfer to a different school under the No Child Left Behind Act. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 693 78-0 (2003) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to funding for school districts that accept students using a public education grant. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
No action taken in committee
HB 1057 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to providing for a student who qualifies for automatic admission to an institution of higher education to maintain that status for transferring between institutions in certain circumstances. House: Higher Education Meeting cancelled
HB 1857 78-0 (2003) Author: Mercer, Ken | et. al. Relating to the transfer of public school students who are the victims of certain criminal conduct or the siblings of the victims. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
SB 584 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to public school admission of military personnel and dependents under reciprocity agreements between states. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
SB 1101 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to public school admission of military personnel and dependents under reciprocity agreements between states. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Left pending in committee
HB 36 78-4 (2003) Author: Mercer, Ken Relating to the transfer of public school students who are the victims of certain criminal conduct or the siblings of the victims. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 47 77-0 (2001) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the automatic admission of certain undergraduate transfer students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
No action taken in committee
HB 1359 77-0 (2001) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the transfer of course credit between public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1645 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the use of certain transferred freshman-level credit courses to satisfy the requirements of the Texas Academic Skills Program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2125 77-0 (2001) Author: Hawley, Judy | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to public school admission of military personnel and dependents under reciprocity agreements between states. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 206 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to the transfer of and funding for public school students who are the victims of certain criminal offenses. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 1266 76-0 (1999) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the automatic admission of certain undergraduate transfer students. House: Higher Education Considered in Calendars
HB 1326 76-0 (1999) Author: Solis, Jim Relating to notification concerning certain students who transfer from one school district in this state to another. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2410 76-0 (1999) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to exempting transfer students from certain requirements of the Texas Academic Skills Program. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3136 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, Fred | et. al. Relating to a school district's authority to require additional assessment as a condition of transferring course credit under certain circumstances. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
SB 282 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the automatic admission of certain undergraduate transfer students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HCR 203 70-0 (1987) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Directing the boards of regents of state colleges and universities to provide support services for transfer students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 698 69-0 (1985) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to state funding for school districts whose students transfer to another district and to tuition charged to transferring students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1543 69-0 (1985) Author: Messer, Bill
Sponsor: Howard, Ed
Relating to the assignment and transfer of students to schools within a school district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1781 69-0 (1985) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine Relating to transfer of students from school districts whose accreditation has been revoked. House: Public Education 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2022 69-0 (1985) Author: Luna III, Albert Relating to a notice requirement by the board of trustees to the parents or persons standing in parental relation to any pupil in regard to the transfer or change in assignment of a pupil or pupils from one school facility to another. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1027 66-0 (1979) Author: Nabers, Lynn
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the transfer of certain public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1057 66-0 (1979) Author: Blanton, Bill Relating to transfer of public school students. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 2042 66-0 (1979) Author: Browder, Jim Relating to the transfer of certain high school students. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 2196 66-0 (1979) Author: Head, Fred Relating to transfer of student athletes between public school districts. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 224 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to tuition fees for certain public school transfer students. Senate: Education Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 672 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the transfer of certain public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
SB 1024 66-0 (1979) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the transfer of certain high school students. Senate: Education Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 744 65-0 (1977) Author: Cartwright, Donald
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to the enrollment of certain transfer students in the first grade in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days
HB 936 65-0 (1977) Author: Nabers, Lynn
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the transfer of certain students to adjacent school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days
HB 1486 65-0 (1977) Author: Blanton, Bill Relating to tuition fees for certain public school transfer students. House: Public Education Assigned to General State Calendar
SB 1039 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to tuition fees for certain public school transfer students. Senate: Education Reported from committee favorably substituted
HB 1141 64-0 (1975) Author: Brown, Albert "Al" Relating to tuition fees for certain public school transfer students. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 630 61-0 (1969) Author: Cummings, Russell Bennett Relating to authorize and permit transfer annually of any child, other than a high school graduate, who is over six and under 21 years of age, from his resident school district to another Texas district where parent or person having lawful control of child and the receiving district jointly and timely agree in writing to the transfer.
SB 163 61-0 (1969) Author: Ratliff, David W. Relating to the transfer of a child to a school district in an adjoining county.
SB 435 61-0 (1969) Author: Word, James Powell Relating to authorizing and permitting transfer annually of any child who is over six and under 21 years of age from his resident school district to another district where parent or person having lawful control of child and the receiving district jointly and timely agree to the transfer in writing; providing the State Board of Education shall issue rules and regulations therefor.
HB 895 56-0 (1959) Author: Ramsey, V. L. "Bo" Relating to amending certain statutes by changing the procedure for the filing and acceptance or rejection of applications to transfer scholastics on parental application in county line school districts.
HB 237 55-0 (1957) Author: Huffman, Reagan Russell | et. al. Relating to providing transfer and appeals procedure for public schools in cases involving constitutional questions or a petition for transfer from school of pupil's race into school designated for the other race.
HB 304 53-0 (1953) Author: Bradshaw, Floyd Francis | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes by changing and fixing the time for permissible transfer of scholastics on parental applications.
HB 143 50-0 (1947) Author: McLellan, Charles Samuel Relating to amending certain Acts to provide for transfer of child from one common or independent school to another.
HB 445 50-0 (1947) Author: Davis, Gordon Reece Relating to amending a previous Act, to eliminate the requirement as a basis for state aid that transfers of scholastics into a district applying for state aid shall be transfers from districts eligible to receive state aid, and to eliminate the inclusion of scholastics enrolled in or attending parochial schools in the daily attendance requirements.
HB 492 44-0 (1935) Relating to transfers of children from independent or other school districts to some other district in same county.
SB 41 42-1 (1931) Author: Greer, Julian Preston | et. al. Relating to providing free tuition for all pupils over six years of age and not over twenty-years of age in certain school districts; to providing for length of free term to be allowed transferred pupils.
SB 62 42-1 (1931) Author: Neal, Mary Elizabeth "Margie" Relating to amending certain Statutes relating to emergency transfer of State School apportionments.
SB 246 38-0 (1923) Author: Stuart, Robert Alda Relating to providing for emergency transfer of school children.
HB 133 36-2 (1919) Author: Rosser, Mark E. Relating to amending certain laws providing that under emergency conditions, transfers of the state school apportionment may be made between counties and that children so transferred shall share in the apportionment of the county funds.
SB 85 36-2 (1919) Author: Buchanan, Charles R. Relating to providing that under emergency conditions, transfers of the state school apportionment of a child of school age may be made from any county of the State to any other county of the State, with the approval of the State Superintendent and of the State Board of Education, and that children so transferred shall share in the apportionment of the county funds of the county to which they are transferred.
HB 262 35-0 (1917) Author: Nichols, Joseph Francis Relating to the application for transferring of school districts.
HB 723 30-0 (1907) Relating to providing for transfer of children to adjacent school districts in another county.

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