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HB 113 85-0 (2017) Author: Keough, Mark | et. al. Relating to the authority of the governing body of a local authority to impose a civil penalty for certain violations recorded by an automated traffic control system or a photographic traffic signal enforcement system; providing a civil penalty. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2823 85-0 (2017) Author: Dean, Jay
Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
Relating to the issuance and enforcement of a subpoena during the course of an investigation of a residential mortgage loan servicer. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2829 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to enforcement of certain unclaimed property laws. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3256 85-0 (2017) Author: Rose, Toni | et. al. Relating to the establishment by certain counties and hospital districts of disease control pilot programs to reduce the risk of certain infectious and communicable diseases; authorizing fees. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3372 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the operation and administration of and practice in courts in the judicial branch of state government. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 4304 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to restrictions on habitat conservation plans in Travis County. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
SB 525 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to a review of state laws requiring an action or proceeding to be brought in Travis County or a Travis County court. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1329 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to the operation and administration of and practice in courts in the judicial branch of state government; increasing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
SB 1640 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the creation of additional judicial districts in Travis County. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1918 85-0 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn Relating to the issuance and enforcement of a subpoena during the course of an investigation of a residential mortgage loan servicer. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 65 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to disease control pilot programs to reduce the risk of certain communicable diseases; authorizing fees. House: County Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 734 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to the designation of a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 685 in Travis County as the Deputy Jessica Hollis Memorial Highway. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1237 84-0 (2015) Author: Tinderholt, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Burton, Konni
Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 290 in Hays and Travis Counties as the Lieutenant Clay Crabb Memorial Highway. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1324 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 1427 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to a review of state laws requiring an action or proceeding to be brought in Travis County or a Travis County court. House: General Investigating & Ethics Considered in Calendars
HB 1690 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Phil | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to the investigation and prosecution of offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2082 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to developing a program to provide telemedicine medical services to certain children. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 2559 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to leases and other agreements relating to real property entered into by certain hospital districts. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3011 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the lease of undeveloped real property by certain hospital districts. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
SB 365 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the methods of recovery of stranded environmental compliance costs by certain non-ERCOT electric utilities. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 415 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Israel, Celia
Relating to the designation of a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 685 in Travis County as the Deputy Jessica Hollis Memorial Highway. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 422 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 524 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al. Relating to a review of state laws requiring an action or proceeding to be brought in Travis County or a Travis County court. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1147 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to leases and other agreements relating to real property entered into by certain hospital districts. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
HB 84 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 589 83-0 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to the Lower Colorado River Authority. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 890 83-0 (2013) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the conversion of the West Travis County Public Utility Agency to the Hill Country Regional Water Authority and to the creation of the Hill Country Regional Water Authority; providing authority to issue revenue bonds or notes; granting the power of eminent domain; providing an administrative penalty; providing authority to impose fees. House: Special Purpose Districts Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 1139 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the creation of an additional judicial district composed of Travis County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1489 83-0 (2013) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to prepaid funeral benefits contracts; authorizing a fee. House: Investments & Financial Services Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2036 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to the creation of a commission to identify future higher education and workforce needs of this state and make related recommendations to address those needs by the state's bicentennial. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2115 83-0 (2013) Author: Frullo, John Relating to the authority and duties of the office of inspector general for the Health and Human Services Commission; authorizing the recovery of fees. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 2488 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the establishment of an independent agency to function as a tax tribunal. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2529 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to disease control pilot programs to reduce the risk of certain communicable diseases. Filed
HB 2769 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to the process for appealing the desired future conditions adopted by a groundwater conservation district for an aquifer. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
HB 3153 83-0 (2013) Author: Lewis, Tryon | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce | et. al.
Relating to the operation and administration of, and practice in courts in, the judicial branch of state government and the composition of certain juvenile boards; imposing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
See remarks for effective date
HB 3629 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to suit for writ of mandamus. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3670 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the creation of an additional county court at law in Travis County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3696 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to unauthorized insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3784 83-0 (2013) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the creation of a state court to hear cases involving insurance and Medicaid fraud. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 3897 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the creation of Onion Creek Metro Park District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes. House: Special Purpose Districts Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 297 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan
Relating to prepaid funeral benefits contracts. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 508 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to the conversion of the West Travis County Public Utility Agency to the Hill Country Regional Water Authority and to the creation of the Hill Country Regional Water Authority; providing authority to issue revenue bonds or notes; granting the power of eminent domain; providing an administrative penalty; providing authority to impose fees. Senate: Natural Resources No action taken in committee
SB 1022 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the creation of an additional judicial district composed of Travis County. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1629 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to the operation and administration of, and practice and procedures in courts in, the judicial branch of state government. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 1797 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the creation of an additional county court at law in Travis County. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1891 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to the imposition of an additional fee for filing civil cases in certain Travis County courts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 810 82-0 (2011) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to jurisdiction in certain proceedings brought by the attorney general with respect to charitable trusts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1997 82-0 (2011) Author: Shelton, Mark Relating to customer choice for certain state agencies served by a municipally owned electric utility. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3856 82-0 (2011) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the proceedings that may be referred to and the powers of a criminal law magistrate in Travis County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 587 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos
Sponsor: Darby, Drew
Relating to jurisdiction in certain proceedings brought by the attorney general with respect to charitable trusts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 2559 81-0 (2009) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the powers and duties of and benefits available under the Employees Retirement System of Texas and to a chronic disease prevention and wellness pilot program administered by the system and the Department of State Health Services for department employees. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3468 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the selection, duties, and compensation of a presiding criminal judge in Travis County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1404 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the powers and duties of the Employees Retirement System of Texas. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2452 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to granting Travis County authority to regulate certain land use and impose certain development fees; providing penalties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1388 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the duty of the judge of the 147th District Court to impanel grand juries and to the terms of court for certain district courts in Travis County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1488 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the creation of an additional statutory county court in Travis County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken in committee
HB 2378 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the powers and duties of the Travis County Healthcare District. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3940 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to requiring the comptroller of public accounts to transfer funds to support the operations of the Texas Ethics Commission and the Public Integrity Unit in Travis County; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 355 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the duty of the judge of the 147th District Court to impanel grand juries and to the terms of court for certain district courts in Travis County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 630 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the creation of a public integrity unit in the office of the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 660 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the creation of an additional statutory county court in Travis County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 1/1/08
SB 1107 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the powers and duties of the Travis County Healthcare District. House: County Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1931 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to assistance by the Travis County district attorney in the prosecution of certain offenses involving state property and facilities. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 968 79-0 (2005) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to the creation of an additional judicial district in Travis County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 3414 79-0 (2005) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the jurisdiction and operation of the county courts at law in Travis County. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
SB 835 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the creation of an additional judicial district in Travis County. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 213 78-0 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the compensation of district judges in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2141 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the duties of the district attorney in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2401 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack | et. al. Relating to the criminal law magistrates in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 2402 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the compensation of district judges in Collin and Travis counties. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 3611 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack Relating to the compensation of statutory county court judges in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HCR 223 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will Granting Maria Isabel Guerrero-McDonald and Guerrero-McDonald & Associates, Inc., permission to sue Travis County. House: Civil Practices Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 549 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Travis County. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 1551 78-0 (2003) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Hartnett, Will
Relating to the creation and composition of judicial districts and the election and powers and duties of certain district attorneys. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
See remarks for effective date
SB 1794 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Stick, Jack
Relating to the criminal law magistrates in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1797 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the supplemental salaries of district judges in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 1905 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Relating to the creation, administration, and operation of and the property tax rate imposed by certain countywide hospital districts. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
No action taken in committee
HB 664 77-0 (2001) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al. Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2167 77-0 (2001) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2253 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the jurisdiction of the Probate Court No. 1 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2882 77-0 (2001) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the jurisdiction of the Probate Court No. 1 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3171 77-0 (2001) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the creation, composition, and operation of certain district courts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
House refuses to concur-reported
HB 3295 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Subcommittee members named
HB 3646 77-0 (2001) Author: Kitchen, Ann | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the jurisdiction of and procedure in a county court at law in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HCR 264 77-0 (2001) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Directing TxDOT to release land originally obtained for State Highway 130 right-of-way to Travis County to use for transportation projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 152 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Goolsby, Tony
Relating to the appeal of certain determinations by the Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 899 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the duty of the judge of the 147th District Court to impanel grand juries and to the terms of court for certain district courts in Travis County. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 920 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Travis County. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 954 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the jurisdiction of and procedure in a county court at law in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 1391 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, J. E. Relating to the venue for an action alleging a violation of an insurance law. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1813 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the creation, composition, and operation of certain district courts. Senate: Finance Committee report printed and distributed
HB 602 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the creation of two judicial districts in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 658 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the exclusion of certain criminal proceedings from the proceedings that may be referred to a criminal law magistrate in Travis County. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1896 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the compensation of criminal law magistrates in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2274 76-0 (1999) Author: Keel, Terry
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the administration, powers, duties, operation and financing of Wells Branch Municipal Utility District in Travis and Williamson counties. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2911 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to venue in certain actions regarding intermediate care facilities for the mentally retarded. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3077 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the District of Travis. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3635 76-0 (1999) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the Probate Court No. 1 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Vetoed by the Governor
HJR 64 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing the legislature to establish all or part of Travis County as a special district comprising the seat of government. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 197 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the dissolution of Travis County Water Control and Improvement District No. 14 and the validation of certain actions of the district's board of directors. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Posting rule suspended
SB 1049 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to venue for certain judicial actions involving intermediate care facilities for the mentally retarded. House: Public Health
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1350 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the creation of two judicial districts in Travis County. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1038 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the creation of two judicial districts in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 1313 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the Probate Court No. 1 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2183 75-0 (1997) Author: Greenberg, Sherri | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to creation of the County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 3392 75-0 (1997) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the administration, powers, duties, operation and financing of Wells Branch Municipal Utility District, in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 615 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the creation of two judicial districts in Travis County. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1314 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to creation of the County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
SB 1809 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Keel, Terry
Relating to the operation of the Wells Branch Municipal Utility District in Travis and Williamson counties and to the powers of the district and a municipality to enter into certain contracts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Point of order sustained
HB 598 74-0 (1995) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the creation of two judicial districts in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3133 74-0 (1995) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the Travis County Airport Authority; granting the authority to issue bonds; and granting the power of eminent domain. House: Transportation Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3170 74-0 (1995) Author: Greenberg, Sherri Relating to creation of the County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 3176 74-0 (1995) Author: Greenberg, Sherri | et. al. Relating to creation of the County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HCR 121 74-0 (1995) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to authorizing Hunter Industries, Inc., to sue Travis County. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
SB 1415 74-0 (1995) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to creation of the County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 1178 73-0 (1993) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina | et. al. Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 1258 73-0 (1993) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina | et. al. Relating to abolishing certain district courts, creating additional district courts, and the election of district court judges in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Coauthor Authorized
HB 1350 73-0 (1993) Author: Jones, Delwin Relating to abolishing certain district courts, creating additional district courts, and the election of district court judges in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 1714 73-0 (1993) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to the creation and administration of the Austin/Travis County Health Services and Financing District. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 1844 73-0 (1993) Author: Hunter, Bob
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the sale and conveyance of a certain tract of state-owned real property in Travis County and providing for the use and disposition of the proceeds of such sale; making an appropriation. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 1989 73-0 (1993) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to criminal law magistrates in Travis County. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HJR 80 73-0 (1993) Author: Maxey, Glen Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of a health services and financing district composed of the city of Austin and Travis County. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
SB 484 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Travis County. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 667 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to criminal law magistrates. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 1164 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the creation and administration of the Austin/Travis County Health Services and Financing District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SJR 47 73-0 (1993) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of a health services and financing district composed of the city of Austin and Travis County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
HB 374 72-0 (1991) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the acquisition by the state of real property in Travis County known as Bergstrom Air Force Base. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 820 72-0 (1991) Author: Laney, James
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the conveyance of certain state-owned real property in Travis County by the State Purchasing and General Services Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1719 72-0 (1991) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the conveyance of certain state-owned real property in Travis County by the State Purchasing and General Services Commission; making an appropriation. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 2867 72-0 (1991) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the creation and administration of the Austin/Travis County Health Services and Financing District. House: County Affairs Withdrawn from calendar
HJR 111 72-0 (1991) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of a health services and financing district composed of the City of Austin and all or part of Travis County, authorizing the district to levy an ad valorem tax on property located in the district, to levy sales and use tax, to create indebtedness and to make or accept gifts or grants of funds and authorizing cities, counties and other political subdivisions, units of government, or local governmental entities in the district to transfer funds to the district. House: County Affairs 1st Printing printed and distributed
SB 43 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the conveyance of certain state-owned real property in Travis County by the State Purchasing and General Services Commission. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1314 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to criminal law magistrates for the district courts of Travis County; providing penalties. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
SB 1322 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the construction of a mental health crisis complex in Austin, Travis County, Texas, and the requirement of a lease-purchase agreement. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1545 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the creation and administration of the Austin/Travis County Health Services and Financing District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Calendars
SJR 45 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of a health services and financing district composed of the City of Austin or the City of Austin and Travis County, authorizing the district to levy an ad valorem tax on property located in the district, to levy a sales and use tax, to create indebtedness and to make or accept gifts or grants of funds and authorizing cities, counties and other political subdivisions, units of government, or local governmental entities in the district to transfer funds to the district. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
1st Printing sent to Calendars
HB 157 72-1 (1991) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the creation and administration of the Austin/Travis County Health Services and Financing District. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 16 72-1 (1991) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of a health services and financing district composed of the City of Austin or the City of Austin and Travis County, authorizing the district to levy an ad valorem tax on property located in the district, to levy a sales and use tax, to create indebtedness and to make or accept gifts or grants of funds and authorizing cities, counties and other political subdivisions, units of government, or local governmental entities in the district to transfer funds to the district. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 55 72-1 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the creation and administration of the Austin/Travis County Health Services and Financing District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SJR 10 72-1 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of a health services and financing district composed of the City of Austin or the City of Austin and Travis County, authorizing the district to levy an ad valorem tax on property located in the district, to levy a sales and use tax, to create indebtedness and to make or accept gifts or grants of funds and authorizing cities, counties and other political subdivisions, . . . . Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 48 72-2 (1991) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the creation and administration of the Austin/Travis County Health Services and Financing District. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HJR 11 72-2 (1991) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of a health services and financing district composed of the City of Austin or the City of Austin and Travis County, authorizing the district to levy an ad valorem tax on property located in the district, to levy a sales and use tax, to create indebtedness and to make or accept gifts or grants of funds and authorizing cities, counties and other political subdivisions, units of government, or local governmental entities in the district to transfer funds to the district. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
SB 30 72-2 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the creation and administration of the Austin/Travis County Health Services and Financing District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SJR 1 72-2 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of a health services and financing district composed of the City of Austin or the City of Austin and Travis County, authorizing the district to levy an ad valorem tax on property located in the district, to levy a sales and use tax, to create indebtedness and to make or accept gifts or grants of funds and authorizing cities, counties and other political subdivisions, units of government, or local governmental entities in the district to transfer funds to the district. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1222 71-0 (1989) Author: Guerrero, Lena | et. al. Relating to the sale of certain state-owned real property in Travis County and to the issuance of revenue bonds to finance the development, construction, renovation, and furnishing of facilities for the.... House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1362 71-0 (1989) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the sale by the Texas Department of Public Safety to the city of Austin of certain real property in Travis County. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1363 71-0 (1989) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the sale by the Texas Department of Public Safety of certain real property in Travis County. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2614 71-0 (1989) Author: Linebarger, Libby
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the statutory county courts in Travis County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 2696 71-0 (1989) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to the construction or purchase of buildings in Travis, Tarrant, and Harris counties. House: State Affairs Pending in committee
HB 3089 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the West Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 3. House: Natural Resources Companion considered in lieu in comm.
HB 3090 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the West Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 4. House: Natural Resources Companion considered in lieu in comm.
HB 3091 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the West Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 5. House: Natural Resources Companion considered in lieu in comm.
SB 596 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Richardson, Bob
Relating to the sale by the Department of Public Safety of certain real property in Travis County. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SB 597 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Richardson, Bob
Relating to the sale by the Texas Department of Public Safety to the city of Austin of certain real property in Travis County. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SB 958 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the conveyance of state owned real property and improvements in Travis County and to the disposition of the proceeds. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 1235 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Guerrero, Lena
Relating to the sale of certain state-owned real property in Travis County and to the issuance of revenue bonds to finance the development, construction, renovation, and furnishing of facilities for the Texas.... House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SB 1556 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the statutory county courts in Travis County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1646 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Smith, Terral
Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the West Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 3. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SB 1647 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Smith, Terral
Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the West Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 4. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SB 1648 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Smith, Terral
Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the West Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 5. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SCR 25 71-2 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Expressing legislative intent regarding judicial districts in Travis County. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HCR 48 71-4 (1990) Author: Richardson, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Commemorating the sesquicentennial of Travis County. Signed by the Governor
HB 1562 70-0 (1987) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the redesignation of County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County as Probate Court No. 1 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1563 70-0 (1987) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the salaries and qualifications of certain county court at law judges in Travis County and to the creation of three additional county courts at law in that county. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1756 70-0 (1987) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to a foreign trade zone in Travis County. House: Business & Commerce
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1980 70-0 (1987) Author: Richardson, Bob Authorizing the sale of certain land in Travis County by the Texas Department of Public Safety to the highest bidder; providing for the use of proceeds; making the provisions of Chapter 102, Acts of the 69th Legislature, Regular Session, (1985), applicable to the Texas Department of Public Safety, as it relates to the financing of projects; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2493 70-0 (1987) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the acquisition by the state of real property located in Travis County through bonds issued by the Texas Public Building Authority; providing an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to State Affairs
HB 2607 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the rescission of certain real property restrictive covenants in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 106 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the salaries and qualifications of certain county court at law judges in Travis County and to the creation of three additional county courts at law in that county. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 488 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the redesignation of the County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County as Probate Court No. 1 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 489 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the salaries and qualifications of certain county court at law judges in Travis County and to the creation of three additional county courts at law in that county. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 963 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to a foreign trade zone in Travis County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 1047 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Richardson, Bob
Authorizing the sale to the highest bidder of certain land in Travis County by the Department of Public Safety; providing for the use of proceeds. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 1430 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Smith, Terral
Relating to excluding territory from the Travis County Water Control and Improvement District No. 17. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 42 70-2 (1987) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the sale to the highest bidder of certain state land located in Travis County; providing an appropriation. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 221 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the compensation of the district judges in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 574 69-0 (1985) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the lease of certain state-owned land by the Texas Board of Mental Health and Mental Retardation for use by the Austin-Travis County Mental Health Mental Retardation Center. House: State Affairs Companion considered in lieu of
HB 700 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the reorganization of the Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 1 as a special law district; the continuation of it as a district and of its outstanding obligations; the issuance of previously voted bonds and the levy of previously voted taxes, if any; and the validation of prior elections, other actions, and contracts of the district. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 994 69-0 (1985) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the reimbursement of Travis County by other counties in the Third Supreme Judicial District for certain costs pertaining to that court of appeals. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 1042 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the reorganization of the Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 1 as a special law district; the continuation of it as a district and of its outstanding obligations; the issuance of previously voted bonds and the levy of previously voted taxes, if any; and the validation of prior elections, other actions, and contracts of the district. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Natural Resources
HB 1314 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Terral Repealing Chapter 155, Acts of the 60th Legislature, Regular Session, 1967; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Companion document considered in lieu
HB 1757 69-0 (1985) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to venue in suits brought by the State involving overweight vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2378 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the redesignation of County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County as Probate Court No. 1 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 165 69-0 (1985) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Smith, Terral
Relating to the compensation of the district judges in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 368 69-0 (1985) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Smith, Terral
Relating to the reorganization of the Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 1 as a special law district; the continuation of it as a district and of its outstanding obligations; the issuance of previously voted bonds and the levy of previously voted taxes, if any; the validation of prior elections, other actions, and contracts of the district; the administration, powers, and duties of the board of directors; and the financing of the district. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 1059 69-0 (1985) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the reimbursement of Travis County by other counties in the Third Supreme Judicial District for certain costs pertaining to that court of appeals. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 1300 69-0 (1985) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Rudd, Jim
Relating to the conveyance of certain state-owned real property in Travis County and disposition and use of the proceeds of sale and to transfer of the proceeds of sale and to transfer of certain real property by the Parks and Wildlife Department to the State Purchasing and General Services Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1301 69-0 (1985) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Rudd, Jim
Relating to the conveyance of certain state-owned real property in Travis County by the Texas Employment Commission and disposition of the proceeds. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 53 69-2 (1986) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to the conveyance of certain state-owned real property in Travis County and to disposition and appropriation of the proceeds. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably with substitute
SB 107 68-0 (1983) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to the creation of two judicial districts composed of Travis County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1291 68-0 (1983) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Smith, Terral
Relating to appointment, qualifications, compensation, termination, powers, duties, and immunity of masters for certain courts in Travis County and to de novo hearings before the judge of the referring court. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 1355 68-0 (1983) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Presnal, Bill
Relating to the creation, membership, terms, compensation, staff, and powers and duties of a public authority to issue bonds for certain state building, communications, and data processing projects, to the issuance, refunding, and provisions of bonds, to the amendment of other acts necessary to accomplish the purposes of this Act, to specific projects approved for financing, to the creation of the State Lease Fund and to lease contracts, and to certain powers and duties of the State Purchasing and General Services Commission; providing for an appropriation. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
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HB 113 68-2 (1984) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the compensation of the district judges in Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HJR 120 67-0 (1981) Author: Browder, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing the legislature to establish all or part of Travis County as a special district comprising the seat of government. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
SB 227 67-0 (1981) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Relating to the jurisdiction of the county courts at law of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 658 66-0 (1979) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Relating to creation of the County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 294 66-0 (1979) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to creation of the County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County and to its jurisdiction and authority, its procedures, judge, and personnel; relating to the jurisdiction and authority of the county court and to transfer of cases. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported from committee favorably with amendments
SB 574 66-0 (1979) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to creation of the 268th Judicial District, composed of Travis County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
HB 1135 65-0 (1977) Author: Weddington, Sarah Relating to the creation of the 278th, 279th, and 280th Judicial Districts, each composed of Travis County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Subcommittee on Judicial Districts
HB 2074 65-0 (1977) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to the District Attorney of the 53rd Judicial District, his duties and powers, and the duties of the County Attorney of Travis County, Texas. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HB 2075 65-0 (1977) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to the judicial system of Travis County, Texas, abolishing the County Courts at Law and limiting jurisdiction of the County Court of Travis County; creating new Judicial District Courts in said county; enlarging jurisdiction of the District Courts of said county; repealing laws relating to County Courts at law of Travis County; providing for the prosecution of criminal misdemeanor cases in Travis County; providing an effective date. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Subcommittee on Judicial Districts
SB 653 65-0 (1977) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to the authority of Travis County to enact ordinances and regulate construction and development in unincorporated areas of the county; and to cooperation between cities within the county and the county as to certain areas within the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the city; prescribing the relationship of this Act to other laws and the extent of its applicability; providing penalties. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Human Resources
Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 1165 65-0 (1977) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Relating to creation of the 278th, 279th, and 280th Judicial district composed of Travis County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
HB 1288 64-0 (1975) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the composition of state representative districts in Travis County. House: Reapportionment Referred to subcommittee
HB 2051 64-0 (1975) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the creation of a County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County, Texas; defining its jurisdiction; conforming the jurisdiction of the county Court of Travis County and other county courts at law of said county thereto; providing for the adminsitration of such courts; fixing the terms of this court; fixing the salary and qualifications of the judge thereof; providing for the appointment and election of such judge and providing for his removal. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HB 2107 64-0 (1975) Author: Earle, Ronald Relating to the composition of state representative districts in Travis County. House: Reapportionment Referred to subcommittee
HB 2110 64-0 (1975) Author: Earle, Ronald Relating to the District Attorney of the 53rd Judicial District, his duties and powers, and the duties of the County Attorney of Travis County, Texas. House: Judicial Affairs Reported from committee favorably with amendments
HB 2215 64-0 (1975) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Relating to the creation of a County Court at Law Number 4 of Travis County, Texas; defining its jurisdiction; conforming the jurisdiction of the County Court of Travis County and other county courts at law of said county thereto; providing for the administration of such courts; fixing the terms of this court; fixing the salary and qualifications of the judge thereof; providing for the appointment and election of such judge and providing for his removal. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 227 64-0 (1975) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Amending Chapter 55, Acts of the 52nd Legislature, Regular Session, 1951, as amended, (Article 326-14, V.A.C.S.) relating to the District attorney of the 53rd Judicial District, his duties and powers, and the duties of the County Attorney of Travis County, Texas. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1110 64-0 (1975) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill"
Sponsor: Wilson, John
Relating to abolishing the office of county superintendent of schools in Gonzales and Travis Counties and performance of the duties of the office by the county judge. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1479 62-0 (1971) Author: Davis, Harold
Sponsor: Herring, Charles
Relating to the appointment and compensation of the official shorthand reporters of the District Courts of Travis County.
SB 490 62-0 (1971) Author: Herring, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Harold
Relating to providing occupational and technical training and support courses on branch campuses and centers or extensions of Central Texas College in Bastrop, Blanco, Caldwell, Hays, Travis and Williamson counties. (See HB1009)
SB 515 62-0 (1971) Author: Herring, Charles
Sponsor: Cavness, Don
Relating to providing for the creation of the 200th and 201st Judicial Districts to be composed of the County of Travis.
SB 755 62-0 (1971) Author: Herring, Charles
Sponsor: Cavness, Don
Relating to the official shorthand reporters of the District Courts of Travis County, Texas.
SB 984 62-0 (1971) Author: Herring, Charles
Sponsor: Caldwell, Neil
Relating to providing for the jurisdiction of the county court and the county courts at law of Travis County and the salaries of the judges of the county courts of law.
SB 4 62-1 (1971) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to repealing SB 984 of the 62nd Legislature relative to salaries of judges of County Courts of Law No. 1 and No.2 of Travis County.
SB 9 62-1 (1971) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to providing for the jurisdiction of the county court and the county courts at law of Travis County and the salaries of the judges of the county courts at law.
HB 732 60-0 (1967) Author: Cain, Pat | et. al. Relating to authorizing and directing the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation to convey and transfer to the Parks and Wildlife Department certain land in Travis County, Texas.
HB 914 60-0 (1967) Author: Cain, Pat | et. al. Relating to salaries for judges of the Travis County Courts at Law; providing the judges of County Courts at Law Nos. 1 and 2 shall not engage in the private practice of law while holding the office of judge of said courts.
HB 970 60-0 (1967) Author: Foreman, Wilson | et. al. Relating to the appointment, qualification, duties and compensation of official shorthand reporters for the District Courts of the 53rd, 126th, and 167th Judicial Districts of Texas, for the 98th District Court of Travis County and for the 147th District Court of Travis County.
HCR 156 60-0 (1967)
SB 211 60-0 (1967) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to authorizing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas to sell or lease any part or all of that certain property described in the deed from George W. Brackenridge to The University of Texas, dated June 17, 1910.
SB 328 60-0 (1967) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to authorizing and directing the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation to convey and transfer to the Parks and Wildlife Department certain land in Travis County, Texas.
HB 803 59-0 (1965) Author: Armstrong, Robert Landis "Bob" | et. al. Relating to placing the wildlife resources of Travis County under the regulatory authority of the Parks and Wildlife Commission; providing an exception relating to archery hunting.
HB 836 59-0 (1965) Author: Cain, Pat Relating to authorizing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas to acquire by gift, purchase, or otherwise from the Federal Government certain properties in the City of Austin, Travis County, Texas.
HB 850 59-0 (1965) Author: Cavness, Don Related to authorizing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas to acquire by purchase or otherwise any and all interests in and to certain properties in Travis County, Texas, described in the deed from George W. Brackenridge to The University of Texas, dated June 17, 1910.
HB 851 59-0 (1965) Author: Foreman, Wilson | et. al. Related to transferring and conveying to the Board of Regents of The University of Texas fee simple title to the property described as the East One-half of Outlot No. 63, being Lots 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14 of Division E of the City of Austin, Travis County, Texas.
SB 142 59-0 (1965) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to providing for exchange of benches of the County Court at Law No. 1 and the County Court at Law No. 2 of Travis County, Texas; prescribing the jurisdiction of the County Courts at Law of Travis County, and the Judges thereof.
SB 429 59-0 (1965) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to transferring and conveying to the Board of Regents of The University of Texas fee simple title to the property described as the East One-half of Outlot No. 63, being Lots 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14 of Division E of the City of Austin, Travis County, Texas.
HB 428 58-0 (1963) Author: Ritter, Jr., Jack | et. al. Relating to creating the 176th Judicial District and the 176th Judicial District Court of Travis County, Texas; providing an effective date.
HB 429 58-0 (1963) Author: Cain, Pat | et. al. Relating to creating the 147th Judicial District of Travis County.
HB 450 58-0 (1963) Author: Cavness, Don | et. al. Relating to creating a County Court at Law No. 1 of Travis County, Texas, in lieu of the present County Court at Law of Travis County.
HB 575 58-0 (1963) Author: Foreman, Wilson | et. al. Relating to creating a County Court at Law No. 2 of Travis County, Texas.
SB 348 58-0 (1963) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to creating a County Court at Law No. 1 of Travis County, Texas, in lieu of the present County Court at Law of Travis County, Texas.
SB 349 58-0 (1963) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to creating the 147th Judicial District of Travis County.
SB 350 58-0 (1963) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to creating a County Court at Law No. 2 of Travis County, Texas.
SB 351 58-0 (1963) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to creating the 176th Judicial District and the 176th Judicial District Court of Travis County, Texas; providing an effective date.
SB 445 58-0 (1963) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to providing that the District Attorney of the 53rd Judicial District shall represent the state in the Criminal District Court and all other District Courts of Travis County, providing for the appointment of a First Assistant District Attorney and other Assistant District Attorneys and secretaries with the consent and approval of the Commissioners Court.
HB 872 57-0 (1961) Author: Foreman, Wilson | et. al. Relating to creating a Juvenille Board for Travis County and designating the members thereof.
SB 399 57-0 (1961) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to creating a Juvenile Board for Travis County and designating the members thereof.
HB 88 57-3 (1962) Author: Jones, Obie | et. al. Relating to the hunting, taking or killing of antlerless deer in Travis County; providing penalties.
SB 23 57-3 (1962) Author: Herring, Charles | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Act to allow the County Judge of Travis County, if he is a licensed attorney, to sit and act for the Judge of the County Court at Law of Travis County in the event of his absence or incapacity.
HB 244 56-0 (1959) Author: Jones, Obie | et. al. Relating to the appointment, qualification, duties, and compensation of Official Shorthand Reporters for the District Courts of the Fifty-third and One Hundred Twenty-sixth Judicial Districts of Texas, for the Ninety-eighth District Court of Travis County and for the Criminal District Court of Travis County.
HB 982 56-0 (1959) Author: Jones, Obie Relating to allowing the use of as many as five (5) trotlines, each of which shall not be equipped with more than thirty (30) hooks in the waters of all lakes on the Colorado River above Bull Creek and within the limits of Travis County.
SB 27 56-0 (1959) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to sell certain land located in Travis County, Texas, being a part of the Austin State Hospital.
SB 454 56-0 (1959) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to validating, confirming, ratifying and approving the creation and organization of all water control and improvement districts heretofore created by the Commissioners Court of Travis County.
HB 25 56-1 (1959) Author: Foreman, Wilson | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to sell certain surplus land located in Travis County, Texas, being a part of the Austin State Hospital.
HB 23 56-2 (1959) Author: Foreman, Wilson | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to sell certain surplus land located in Travis County, Texas, being a part of the Austin State Hospital.
HB 81 55-0 (1957) Author: Sandahl, Jr., Charles L. | et. al. Relating to establishing and creating a Criminal Judicial District of Travis County and a Criminal District Court of Travis County.
HB 201 55-0 (1957) Author: Jones, Obie | et. al. Relating to means by which fish may be taken in certain lakes and portions of the Colorado River, beginning at Tom Miller Dam in Travis County and extending to the headwaters of Buchanan Lake in San Saba and Lampasas Counties.
SB 98 55-0 (1957) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to establishing and creating a Criminal Judicial District of Travis County and a Criminal District Court of Travis County.
SB 449 55-0 (1957) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to creating a water control and improvement district to be known as "Wilbarger Creek Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 of Bastrop and Travis Counties."
SB 6 55-2 (1957) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to authorizing Wilbarger Creek Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 of Travis and Bastrop Counties to levy and collect a maintenance tax and providing for an election as a condition precedent to the right to levy and collect such tax and limiting the use of such taxes.
HB 642 54-0 (1955) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce | et. al. Relating to providing for the appointment of one Adult Probation Officer if such an Officer has not been assigned to a court and/or district in Travis County; to provide for the appointment of a secretary; to provide for the payment of such salaries of such officer and one secretary and all reasonable and necessary expenses of such officer out of the general fund of the county; to provide qualifications and outline the authority of probation officer; to authorize the Commissioners' Court to amend the county budget for fiscal year of 1955 to provide for the salaries and expenses of such probation officer and his secretary.
HB 692 54-0 (1955) Author: Sandahl, Jr., Charles L. Relating to regulating the release and hunting of legally propagated pheasants in Travis County.
HB 775 54-0 (1955) Author: Sandahl, Jr., Charles L. Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district to be known as "Travis-Williamson County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1"; enacting other provisions relating to the subject.
HB 817 54-0 (1955) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce Relating to creating a Conservation District comprising certain territory contained within Travis County, Texas, and is empowered to acquire, purchase, or construct sanitary and storm sewer system or systems and additions, extensions or improvements thereto and to acquire or purchase all equipment and facilities necessary therefor, and to develop, acquire, purchase, and contract for the purchase necessary water to be used in connection therewith and to purchase or acquire all necessary lands, easements or rights-of-way for any and all the foregoing purposes; providing for a Board of Directors for the government of said District.
HB 281 53-0 (1953) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce | et. al. Relating to authorizing and directing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools, acting by the executive director thereof, to execute and deliver a release of a sanitary sewer easement on certain land in Travis County, Texas, to the owner of said land.
HB 294 53-0 (1953) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce | et. al. Relating to providing for District Courts for Travis County; to create and establish a new judicial district and court for Travis County, fixing the jurisdiction and territorial limits thereof.
HB 696 52-0 (1951) Author: Rogers, Johnnie B. Relating to making it lawful to sell rough fish, including shad, carp, suckers, gar, buffalo, mullet and needle fish, taken from the fresh waters of Travis County except the waters of the Colorado River Lakes.
HB 489 51-0 (1949) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce Relating to amending a previous Act, fixing the compensation of the Judge of the County Court at Law of Travis County.
HB 606 51-0 (1949) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce | et. al. Relating to selling Austin Independent School District a tract of twenty-five and 69/100 (25.69) acres of land, owned by the State in the James P. Wallace league, survey No. 57, situated in Travis County, Texas.
HB 882 51-0 (1949) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce Relating to authorizing the Judge of the County Court at Law of Travis County, Texas, with the approval of the Commissioners' Court, to appoint an official court reporter for said court; and providing for the compensation of such official court reporters.
SB 439 51-0 (1949) Author: Taylor, James Edward Relating to authorizing the State Department of Public Safety to construct, equip and operate a plant and buildings upon the Tract of 84-12/100 acres out of the James P. Wallace League Survey No. 57 in Travis County, now owned by the State of Texas; suspending all laws and parts of laws in conflict.
HB 38 48-0 (1943) Author: Stanford, Jr., James A. | et. al. Relating to regulating fishing in or on Lake Travis in Travis County and Lake Austin in Travis County, and defining such lakes; providing a penalty.
HB 663 48-0 (1943) Author: Stanford, Jr., James A. | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts by increasing the salary of the Judge of the County Court at Law of Travis County, Texas.
HB 423 47-0 (1941) Author: Lansberry, Charles V. | et. al. Relating to providing that suits involving the State of Texas or State Departments or departmental heads, which under existing laws may be maintained only in Travis County--may hereafter be maintained in any adjoining county.
HB 596 47-0 (1941) Author: Stanford, Jr., James A. Relating to creating the County Court at Law of Travis County, Texas; defining the jurisdiction of said Court.
SB 53 47-0 (1941) Author: Brownlee, J. Houghton Relating to creating the County Court at Law of Travis County.
SB 143 46-0 (1939) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to amending a certain Statute fixing venue in county where land is located in suits by State to recover vacancies.
SB 240 46-0 (1939) Author: Brownlee, J. Houghton Relating to regulating fishing in Burnet, Llano, San Saba, Lampasas and Travis Counties; providing for a closed season and providing a penalty.
HB 1028 45-0 (1937) Relating to prohibiting the taking of certain fish in the waters of Travis County during the months of February, March, and April; providing means, methods, and devices for taking fish; providing size limits, bag limits, and possession limits; permitting the use of seines and nets for certain species; prohibiting the sale, or the taking for the purpose of selling, of any fish from the waters of Travis County; providing a penalty for violation of this Act.
HB 1148 45-0 (1937) Relating to prohibiting transportation of minnows of any and all species outside of the counties wherein such minnows are caught, seined, or taken, by adding thereto the Counties of Williamson, Burnet, Travis, Hill, Palo Pinto, and Stephens.
SB 426 41-0 (1929) Author: Hornsby, John William Relating to changing the name of the Criminal District Court of Travis County, fixing and defining the jurisdiction of the 53rd District Court and said Criminal District Court with its name changed, to fix the terms in each of said courts, to provide for grand and petit juries in both of said district courts, for a clerk and for a district attorney for said district courts, for continuance in office of the respective judges of said district courts, for appointment of court reporters by the judges of each of said courts, for transferring of both civil and criminal cases, to continue in effect writs, process, bonds, recognizances and orders, enacting proper provisions to continue any term of court that may be in session when this Act takes effect and to preserve grand and petit juries that may be drawn or selected when this Act takes effect.
HB 174 39-0 (1925) Author: Sheats, Corry Thaddeus Relating to acquitting, quit-claiming, granting and releasing unto Laura Weir Scott, her heirs and assigns all right, title and interest which the State of Texas now has or may hereafter have in and to the tract of 110 acres of land, more or less, part of the J.S. Irvine survey, situated in Hays and Travis Counties, Texas, described in the deed dated April 19, 1922, executed by Mrs. Montie B. Botts to the said Laura Weir Scott, and of record in Book No. 335, page 363 to 365 of the Deed Records of Travis County, Texas, which right, title and interest the State of Texas has or may have. House: Judiciary
HB 549 39-0 (1925) Author: Smith, John T. | et. al. Relating to exempting Travis county from the provisions of certain statute for two years, due to effects of the Austin Dam. House: Game and Fisheries
HB 606 39-0 (1925) Author: Raymer, Jr., Felix A. Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Travis county. House: Highways and Motor Traffic
SB 310 39-0 (1925) Author: Wood, Ashley Elijah Relating to abolishing the office of district attorney for the counties of Travis and Williamson; creating the office of district attorney of the Fifty-third Judicial District, and providing for the duties of the county attorney of Williamson County, and fixing the compensation of such district and county attorneys. Senate: Judicial Districts
SB 426 39-0 (1925) Author: Wood, Ashley Elijah Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Travis County, Texas, and making the county commissioners of said county road commissioners, and prescribing their duties as such, and providing for their compensation as county commissioners, and for the performance of all their duties, and annual alary payable monthly. Senate: Roads, Bridges and Ferries (Highways and Motor Traffic as of 1/23/1925)
HB 563 38-0 (1923) Author: Thrasher, Robert B. Relating to amending certain act creating the Pflugerville Independent School District in Travis and Williamson counties, Texas.
HB 674 38-0 (1923) Author: Smith, John T. | et. al. Relating to exempting Travis County for a period of two years from the provisions of Fish Law.
SB 429 38-0 (1923) Author: Wood, Ashley Elijah Relating to reorganizing the Twenty-sixth Judicial District of Texas; to reorganizing the criminal district court of Travis and Williamson counties by limiting its jurisdiction of Travis County and conferring upon it additional jurisdiction.
HB 28 36-0 (1919) Author: Johnson, Thomas S. Relating to ratifying, confirming and validating the incorporation of the Manor Independent School District, in Travis County, Texas, and the official acts of its Boards of Trustees; creating the Clayton Vocational Institute in said school district.
HB 99 36-0 (1919) Author: Stout, Lee E. Relating to amending the law relating to compensation of official shorthand reporters in certain counties.
HB 350 36-0 (1919) Author: Teer, Claud D. | et. al. Relating to amending certain acts reorganizing the 26th Judicial District of Texas; creating the 87th Judicial District of Texas; fixing and defining the jurisdiction of the Twenty-sixth, Fifty-third, and Eighty-seventh Judicial Districts of Texas; abolishing the Criminal District Court for the counties of Travis and Williamson; abolishing the office of District Attorney in the counties of Travis and Williamson, and providing for the county attorneys in said two counties performing the duties of District Attorney in their respective counties, and fixing their compensation therefor.
HB 606 36-0 (1919) Author: Pedigo, Eugene Randolph | et. al. Relating to creating the Pflugerville Independent School District in Travis and Williamson counties, Texas, consolidating into said Independent School Districts the territory included in the present Pflugerville Independent School District, Common School District No. 56, Common School District No. 12, Williamson and Travis County Line School District No. 14, and Common School District No. 15.
SB 200 36-0 (1919) Author: Bell, William Steve Relating to amending certain statute relating to official shorthand reporters' compensation in certain counties. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
SB 210 36-0 (1919) Author: Dean, William Luther Relating to placing concurrent jurisdiction in the district and county court of Travis County by presentation by indictment by a grand jury. Senate: Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 233 36-0 (1919) Author: Alderdice, James Monroe Relating to amending certain statute relating to official short hand reporters' compensation in certain counties. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
HB 51 36-2 (1919) Author: Johnson, Thomas S. | et. al. Relating to amending the Act creating Pflugerville Independent School District in Travis and Williamson Counties.
SB 13 36-3 (1920) Author: Caldwell, Walter Douglass Relating to ratifying and confirming a sale made by the University of Texas on July 17, 1919, of property known as Penn Field, in Travis County, Texas.
HB 536 35-0 (1917) Author: Mendell, Jr., George W. | et. al. Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Travis County, Texas.
HB 552 35-0 (1917) Author: Mendell, Jr., George W. | et. al. Relating to fixing the compensation of the District Attorney of the Criminal District Court of Travis and Williamson Counties and to authorize and empower said District Attorney to appoint a deputy assistant and to fix the salaries of such; making an appropriation therefore.
HB 34 35-1 (1917) Author: Mendell, Jr., George W. Relating to fixing the compensation of the District Attorney of the Criminal District Courts of Travis and Williamson counties; making an appropriation.
SB 108 35-4 (1918) Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al. Relating to official shorthand reporters compensation in Dallas County, Harris County, Bexar and Travis Counties.
HB 177 34-0 (1915) Author: Mendell, Jr., George W. | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Statute fixing the time for holding the District Courts in the Twenty-sixth and Fifty-third Judicial Districts.
HB 550 34-0 (1915) Author: Caldwell, Walter Douglass | et. al. Relating to the special road law for Travis County.
HB 50 34-1 (1915) Author: Mendell, Jr., George W. | et. al. Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Travis County, Texas, and making the county commissioners of said county, road commissioners, and prescribing their duties as such and providing for their compensation as county commissioners and for the performance of all their duties an annual salary payable monthly; providing for the working of the public roads with labor to be performed by delinquent poll tax payers, and providing for penalty for failure to render good work by such delinquent poll tax payers; providing for the removal or abatement of any slaughter houses, slaughter pens, stock pens and feeding pens in said county that may become a nuisance, and making it the duty of each road commissioner to inspect the same and providing for a penalty for failure to abate such nuisance; providing for the punishment of any owner of any animal who shall leave its carcass or dead body upon or in any public road in said county, and within one hundred yards therefrom.
HB 592 33-0 (1913) Author: Mendell, Jr., George W. Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Travis County, Texas, and making county commissioners of said county, road supervisors, and prescribing their duties as such, and providing for their compensation as county commissioners and for the performance of their duties an annual salary payable monthly; providing penalties.
SB 153 33-0 (1913) Author: Weinert, Ferdinand C. | et. al. Relating to creating and incorporating the Buda Independent Consolidated County Line School District in Hays and Travis counties.
SB 155 28-0 (1903) Relating to conferring jurisdiction upon the District Court of Travis county, in cases brought to the State for the purpose of forfeiting charters of private corporations organized under the laws of the State, and canceling permits authorizing foreign corporations to transact business in this State, and for the purpose of restraining corporations from exercising powers not conferred upon them by the laws of the State, and for the purpose of preventing persons from engaging in business in the State contrary to the laws thereof.
HB 268 25-0 (1897) Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Travis County, in the State of Texas.
HB 569 22-0 (1891) Relating to restoring and conferring upon the County Courts of Travis county, Carson county, and Bandera county the civil and criminal jurisdiction heretofore belonging to said courts under the constitution and general laws of the state.
HB 560 21-0 (1889) Relating to diminishing the civil jurisdiction of the county court of Travis County.

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