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84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 2114 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the repeal of the inheritance tax.
  Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Postponed
SB 752 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the repeal of the inheritance tax.
  Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
  Sponsor: Murphy, Jim
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 3742 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: To repeal certain state sales, use, excise, franchise, severance, production, occupations, gross receipts and inheritance taxes, to repeal or limit certain local sales, use, excise and ad valorem property taxes, to enact a statewide and local value added tax, and to reform school finance and administration; providing penalties.
  Author: Lavender, George | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 2759 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of provisions of the Texas Probate Code relating to durable powers of attorney, guardianships, and other related proceedings and alternatives, and the redesignation of certain other provisions of the Texas Probate Code, including conforming amendments and repeals.
  Author: Hartnett, Will
  Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Administration
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1299 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of provisions of the Texas Probate Code relating to durable powers of attorney, guardianships, and other related proceedings and alternatives, and the redesignation of certain other provisions of the Texas Probate Code, including conforming amendments and repeals.
  Author: Duncan, Robert
  Committees: Administration
  Last Action: Referred to Administration

81st Regular Session, 2009
SB 559 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to inventories, appraisements, and lists of claims of a decedent's estate under independent administration.
  Author: Hegar, Glenn
  Committees: Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1605 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property and to the allocation of Texas estate tax revenue.
  Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance

80th Regular Session, 2007
SB 375 (80th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property and to the allocation of Texas estate tax revenue.
  Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Co-author authorized

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 2113 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the repeal of the state inheritance tax.
  Author: Merritt, Tommy
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HJR 99 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit an inheritance tax unless approved by a majority of registered voters in a statewide referendum.
  Author: Merritt, Tommy
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 73 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property.
  Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance
SCR 23 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Memorializing congress to permanently repeal the federal death tax in 2005.
  Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 313 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the repeal of the state inheritance tax.
  Author: Merritt, Tommy
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2532 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property.
  Author: Turner, Sylvester
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 47 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit an inheritance tax unless approved by a majority of registered voters in a statewide referendum.
  Author: Merritt, Tommy
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 1149 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property.
  Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance

78th 4th Called Session, 2003
SB 6 (78th 4th C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property.
  Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 399 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for donation of certain environmentally sensitive land.
  Author: Puente, Robert
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Subcommittee members named
HB 1383 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a refund of the state inheritance tax.
  Author: Isett, Carl
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means

72nd Regular Session, 1991
HB 997 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the apportionment of certain estate taxes and expenses.
  Author: Junell, Robert
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
SB 763 (72nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the apportionment of certain estate taxes and expenses.
  Author: Green, Gene
  Sponsor: Junell, Robert
  Committees: Judiciary | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/91

68th Regular Session, 1983
HB 1024 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administration, collection, and enforcement of the state inheritance tax.
  Author: Gibson, Bruce
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
SB 500 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administration, collection, an enforcement of the state inheritance tax and to the due dates for filing certain returns and payment of taxes and to liability of certain persons.
  Author: Harris, O.H.
  Sponsor: Gibson, Bruce
  Committees: Ways & Means | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .

67th Regular Session, 1981
HB 315 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disposition of revenue collected from the state inheritance tax.
  Author: Maloney, Robert
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HB 325 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the imposition of the state inheritance tax and the state generation skipping transfer tax.
  Author: Geistweidt, Gerald
  Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 397 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the taxation of family business property under the state inheritance tax.
  Author: Patterson, Pete
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Coauthor authorized
HB 637 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to additional inheritance tax and the federal tax credit.
  Author: Davis, Bob
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Finance
HB 2182 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the collection, administration, and enforcement of the state inheritance tax.
  Author: Geistweidt, Gerald
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
SB 117 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the imposition of the state inheritance tax and the state generation-skipping transfer tax.
  Author: Farabee, Ray
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 194 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the additional inheritance tax, the federal tax credit and the inclusion of the value of property transferred within a certain period before a person's death in the gross estate for inheritance tax purposes.
  Author: Farabee, Ray
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 842 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the taxation of spouses of decedents.
  Author: Mengden, Walter
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Finance

67th 1st Called Session, 1981
HB 120 (67th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administration, enforcement, and collection of state inheritance and generation-skipping transfer taxes and the examination of property of a decedent's estates.
  Author: Geistweidt, Gerald
  Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Effective immediately

66th Regular Session, 1979
HB 385 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the rate of the state inheritance tax.
  Author: Fox, Milton E.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 806 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain military pay and allowances from the inheritance tax.
  Author: Nowlin, James
  Sponsor: Traeger, John
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 920 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exemptions from the inheritance tax for spouses of decedents.
  Author: Schlueter, Stan
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 1996 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption from the inheritance tax for certain benefits to survivors of governmental employees.
  Author: Coleman, Ronald
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
HCR 3 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Memorializing Congress about slow IRS processing of estate returns.
  Author: Grant, Ben Z.
  Committees: Ways & Means | State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 23 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exemptions from the inheritance tax for spouses of decedents.
  Author: Mengden, Walter
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
SB 454 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exemption from the basic inheritance tax of certain amounts passing to or for the benefit of orphans.
  Author: Ogg, Jack
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
SB 624 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an exemption from inheritance tax for certain benefits to survivors of governmental employees.
  Author: Short, E.L.
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Finance

65th Regular Session, 1977
HB 1 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the reduction of and exemption and exclusion from various state taxes.
  Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
  Sponsor: Hance, Kent
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Votes recorded
HB 7 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to state inheritance taxes; adjusting the inheritance tax brackets.
  Author: Head, Fred
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HB 27 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating exemption from the inheritance tax for spouses and children of decedents.
  Author: Von Dohlen, Tim
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HB 256 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the inheritance tax owed by Class A estates.
  Author: Hollowell, Bill
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HB 752 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the inheritance tax rates for certain persons.
  Author: Donaldson, Jerry "Nub"
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HB 787 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the inheritance tax rates for certain persons.
  Author: Laney, James
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HB 1063 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the estate tax exemption for certain annuities and individual retirement acocunts from exempted under federal law.
  Author: Evans, Charles
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
SB 193 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exemption from inheritance taxes of community property interests in annuities and individual retirement accounts exempt from federal estate taxes.
  Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
  Sponsor: Evans, Charles
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: 90 Day Bill
SB 256 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to inheritance tax rates for certain persons.
  Author: Parker, Carl
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 364 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to inheritance tax exemptions.
  Author: Ogg, Jack
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
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