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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 106 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft.
  Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Received from the House
HB 2126 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the franchise tax rate applicable to certain taxable entities that sell telephone prepaid calling cards.
  Author: Button, Angie
  Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 1/1/18
HB 2370 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the participation of deregulated telecommunications companies in the lifeline program.
  Author: Paddie, Chris
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2499 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the disposition of real property interests by navigation districts and port authorities.
  Author: Faircloth, Wayne
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2659 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the distribution of universal service funds to certain small and rural incumbent local exchange companies.
  Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2667 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of telecommunications services through statewide technology centers.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Government Transparency & Operation
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2838 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the deployment of network nodes in public rights-of-way; authorizing fees.
  Author: Geren, Charlie
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3279 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to eligibility requirements for the specialized telecommunications assistance program.
  Author: Schaefer, Matt
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 3379 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility process for customer service benefits.
  Author: Paddie, Chris | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3813 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a pilot program to allow high schools in certain counties to connect to high-speed fiber-optic networks.
  Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3880 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to required notice by telecommunications utilities to owners or managers of a multiunit complex before performing work.
  Author: Goldman, Craig
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 4177 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to adjustments to universal service plan support for small and rural incumbent local exchange companies.
  Author: Cook, Byron
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 586 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the distribution of universal service funds to certain small and rural incumbent local exchange companies.
  Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1003 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the participation of deregulated telecommunications companies in the lifeline program.
  Author: Hancock, Kelly
  Sponsor: Paddie, Chris
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1004 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the deployment of network nodes in public right-of-way; authorizing fees.
  Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al.
  Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1077 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the punishment for theft offenses involving certain metals.
  Author: Burton, Konni
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1476 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to eligibility for support from the universal service fund.
  Author: Seliger, Kel
  Sponsor: King, Ken
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1515 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority to install a small wireless facility in a public right-of-way.
  Author: Hancock, Kelly
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1712 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the elimination of certain charges and programs associated with the universal service fund.
  Author: Huffines, Don
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1726 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the franchise tax rate applicable to certain taxable entities that sell telephone prepaid calling cards.
  Author: Birdwell, Brian
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance
SB 1739 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the suspension, termination, and reinstatement of certain services provided to military service members who are serving on active duty.
  Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
  Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roland
  Committees: Business & Industry | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1841 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of telecommunications services through statewide technology centers.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1976 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to benefit programs provided by retail electric providers and certificated telecommunications utilities for low-income customers.
  Author: Whitmire, John
  Sponsor: Paddie, Chris
  Committees: State Affairs | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 2123 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of a pilot program to allow high schools in certain counties to connect to high-speed fiber-optic networks.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
  Committees: Education
  Last Action: Referred to Education

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 85 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for telecommunications services used for the navigation of certain farm and ranch machinery and equipment.
  Author: Craddick, Tom | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1475 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to telecommunications service discounts for educational institutions, libraries, hospitals, and telemedicine centers.
  Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1618 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the period of eligibility for support from the universal service plan for certain providers.
  Author: King, Ken
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1619 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of and disbursements from the universal service fund for certain small and rural companies.
  Author: King, Ken
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1768 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of the universal service fund to provide Internet service to certain persons with an impairment of hearing.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 2064 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the installation of certain telephone or telegraph corporation facilities on or across public roads, streets, or water.
  Author: Keffer, Jim
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2199 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the amount of a sales and use tax refund for tangible personal property used to provide cable television service, Internet access service, or telecommunications services.
  Author: Parker, Tan | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2437 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the amount of emergency service fees for certain telecommunications providers.
  Author: Hughes, Bryan
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 2650 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to regulate any entity that holds itself out as a telephone service provider.
  Author: Thompson, Ed
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2689 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requirements for a partially deregulated telecommunications cooperative to offer certain services or make changes in its rates or tariffs.
  Author: Miller, Doug
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 2796 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of certain telecommunications providers to commit to making infrastructure and network improvements in exchange for support from the universal service fund; adding provisions subject to a criminal penalty.
  Author: King, Ken
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 3753 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to telecommunications service discounts for educational institutions, libraries, hospitals, and telemedicine centers.
  Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HB 3792 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to entities providing engineering services to a utility or affiliate.
  Author: Huberty, Dan
  Committees: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
  Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
SB 140 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for telecommunications services used for the navigation of certain farm and ranch machinery and equipment.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Sponsor: Craddick, Tom
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 804 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the period of eligibility for support from the universal service plan for certain providers.
  Author: Seliger, Kel
  Sponsor: King, Ken
  Committees: State Affairs | Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 861 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the installation of certain telephone or telegraph corporation facilities on or across public roads, streets, or water.
  Author: Birdwell, Brian
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1009 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the amount of a sales and use tax refund for tangible personal property used to provide cable television service, Internet access service, or telecommunications services.
  Author: Eltife, Kevin
  Sponsor: Parker, Tan
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1538 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exclusivity agreements between telecommunications services providers and property owners.
  Author: Burton, Konni
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1722 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requirements for a partially deregulated telecommunications cooperative to offer certain services or make changes in its rates or tariffs.
  Author: Campbell, Donna
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 258 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to liability of certain public utilities that allow certain uses of land that the public utility owns, occupies, or leases.
  Author: Murphy, Jim
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1041 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the prepaid wireless 9-1-1 emergency services fee; clarifying the applicability of the fee.
  Author: Flynn, Dan
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 1133 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax refund for tangible personal property used to provide cable television service, Internet access service, or telecommunications services and to the exclusion of that property in certain economic development agreements.
  Author: Otto, John | et. al.
  Sponsor: Estes, Craig
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1900 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exempting certain amounts charged for certain cable television services from the sales and use tax.
  Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1951 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of telecommunicators; providing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Sponsor: Carona, John
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
HB 2539 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to requiring computer technicians to report images of child pornography; providing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Turner, Chris | et. al.
  Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2602 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain telecommunications services markets and rates.
  Author: Pickett, Joseph
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
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