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84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 11 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees.
  Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
  Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 3 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees.
  Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
  Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
SB 877 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty.
  Author: Birdwell, Brian
  Last Action: Filed

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 48 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety to operate one or more southbound vehicle checkpoints near the international border of this state for the purpose of preventing certain criminal offenses.
  Author: Pena, Aaron
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 288 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to operate one or more southbound vehicle checkpoints near the international border of this state for the purpose of preventing certain criminal offenses.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Pena, Aaron | et. al.
  Committees: Homeland Security & Public Safety | Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1700 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to checkpoints to ensure the validity of licenses and financial responsibility of vehicle operators.
  Author: Williams, Tommy
  Committees: Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

82nd 1st Called Session, 2011
HB 84 (82nd 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to operate one or more southbound vehicle checkpoints near the international border of this state for the purpose of preventing certain criminal offenses.
  Author: Miller, Sid | et. al.
  Last Action: Filed
SB 43 (82nd 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to operate one or more southbound vehicle checkpoints near the international border of this state for the purpose of preventing certain criminal offenses.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Transportation & Homeland Security
  Last Action: Received from the Senate

77th Regular Session, 2001
HCR 10 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Requesting TxDOT to assist the federal government to establish DCLs at the Texas-Mexico border crossings in order to facilitate cross-border employment, and the free movement of people and goods.
  Author: Noriega, Rick
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation
SCR 8 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Requesting the Texas Department of Transportation to assist the federal government to establish Dedicated Commuter Lanes at the Texas-Mexico border crossings in order to facilitate cross-border employment, and the free movement of people and goods.
  Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
  Committees: Transportation | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation
SCR 25 (77th R.S.)
  Caption: Memorializing Congress to recognize the impact on Texas of the federal policy of opening the border to Mexican trucks in accordance with provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
  Committees: Transportation | Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Filed without the Governor's signature

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 495 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment and maintenance of one-stop border inspection stations.
  Author: Flores, Kino | et. al.
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HB 496 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation of vehicle theft checkpoints near the Mexican border.
  Author: Flores, Kino
  Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Public Safety | Border Affairs - Special
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1859 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to one-stop inspection stations at the border of this state and Mexico.
  Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al.
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1907 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the limited law enforcement authority of certain agents or officers of the government of the United States.
  Author: Gutierrez, Roberto | et. al.
  Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1927 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the safe operation of vehicles on highways through the enforcement of certain laws relating to the operation of a motor vehicle while intoxicated and through drug and alcohol driving awareness programs.
  Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
HCR 18 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging the United States Department of Transportation to provide additional funding for the Texas Department of Public Safety to increase manpower at the border to perform truck inspections.
  Author: Oliveira, Rene
  Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: State, Federal & International Relations | Border Affairs - Special
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
HCR 108 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging the United States Department of Transportation to provide additional funding for the Texas Department of Public Safety to increase manpower at the border to perform truck inspections.
  Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
  Committees: State, Federal & International Relations
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
SB 398 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of certain law enforcement agencies to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated.
  Author: Sibley, David
  Committees: Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 913 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment and maintenance of one-stop border inspection stations by the Texas Department of Transportation in Brownsville, Laredo, and El Paso.
  Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
  Sponsor: Oliveira, Rene | et. al.
  Committees: Transportation | Border Affairs - Special
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
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