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HB 318 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to the fund for veterans' assistance for grants to improve the level of health services provided to certain veterans. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 846 85-0 (2017) Author: Raney, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the implementation of student financial assistance programs for veterans and their families. House: Higher Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1007 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the establishment of veterans resource centers at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1641 85-0 (2017) Author: Hefner, Cole | et. al. Relating to the issuance of specially marked driver's licenses and personal identification certificates to disabled veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 1644 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to transferring charge and control of a painting entitled "The Spirit of the Alamo Lives On." House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1802 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to a community outreach campaign to increase awareness of veterans benefits and services. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Received from the House
HB 1803 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to information regarding private employers who have veteran's employment preference policies. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2154 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to required training for veterans county service officers and assistant veterans county service officers. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2259 85-0 (2017) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the issuance of specially marked driver's licenses and personal identification certificates to disabled veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 2515 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Tomas Relating to the establishment of a veterans self-help center. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2536 85-0 (2017) Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al. Relating to information about certain veterans and their dependents reported by institutions of higher education to the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2673 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to the development of transferable degree or certificate program curricula for which qualified veterans or military service members may be awarded course credit based on military service. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3032 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César Relating to the creation by the Texas Veterans Commission of a veteran suicide prevention action plan. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 3556 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César Relating to the mental health program for veterans. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3766 85-0 (2017) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al. Relating to tuition and fee exemptions or waivers at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4089 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al. Relating to tuition and fee exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain military personnel and their dependents. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 27 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Blanco, César
Relating to the mental health program for veterans and to the authority to establish a trauma affected veterans clinical care and research center at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. House: Public Health
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 544 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to required training for veterans county service officers and assistant veterans county service officers. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 578 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roland | et. al.
Relating to the creation by the Health and Human Services Commission of a veteran suicide prevention action plan. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective immediately
SB 588 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Blanco, César
Relating to information regarding private employers who have veteran's employment preference policies. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 591 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Blanco, César
Relating to a community outreach campaign to increase awareness of veterans benefits and services. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 805 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Relating to Texas women veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 950 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to tuition and fee exemptions or waivers at public institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Left pending in committee
SB 1677 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to information about services for women veterans provided through certain state agency applications. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1679 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roland
Relating to the use of the fund for veterans' assistance to provide grants to support veterans county service offices. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1698 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to outreach and awareness for women veterans in this state. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
House passage as amended reported
SB 1845 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Blanco, César
Relating to the development of transferable degree or certificate program curricula for which qualified veterans or military service members may be awarded course credit based on military service. House: Higher Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1862 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the development of initiatives to reduce veteran suicides in this state. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
SB 1936 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Hefner, Cole
Relating to the issuance of specially marked driver's licenses and personal identification certificates to disabled veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1986 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the creation of an advisory committee on mental health issues affecting veterans within the Texas Veterans Commission. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
SB 2135 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to services provided to veterans who have been arrested for a misdemeanor or felony offense. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 19 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis | et. al.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Relating to a preventive services program and mental health programs for veterans and military families. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 140 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to driver's licenses and personal identification certificates issued to veterans; reducing certain fees. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 315 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffines, Don | et. al.
Relating to the issuance of "In God We Trust" specialty license plates. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 1/1/16
HB 450 84-0 (2015) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the establishment of veterans resource centers at certain institutions of higher education. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 867 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al.
Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 875 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the verification of the veteran status of inmates and prisoners. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1011 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to the fund for veterans' assistance for grants to improve the level of health services provided to certain veterans. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1021 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to the allocation of certain grants from the fund for veterans' assistance. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1338 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to training for peace officers and first responders on certain persons affected by trauma. House: Emerging Issues In Texas Law Enforcement, Select
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1484 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César | et. al. Relating to regional coordinators within the veteran entrepreneur program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1762 84-0 (2015) Author: Otto, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the creation of a health care advocacy program for veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 1951 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to tuition exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain active members of the armed forces of the United States and the dependent children of those members. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2111 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to an exemption from the franchise tax and certain filing fees for certain businesses owned by veterans during an initial period of operation in the state. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2875 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to state-supported education and health care benefits for certain military personnel and their dependents. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3572 84-0 (2015) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al. Relating to tuition and fee exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain military personnel and their dependents. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HR 1732 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis Congratulating the Texas Veterans Commission on its receipt of the Abraham Lincoln Pillars of Excellence Award for Outstanding State Program. House: Rules & Resolutions Reported enrolled
SB 660 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Blanco, César
Relating to regional coordinators within the veteran entrepreneur program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 1049 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth | et. al.
Relating to an exemption from the franchise tax and certain filing fees for certain businesses owned by veterans during an initial period of operation in the state. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 1308 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José
Sponsor: King, Susan Lewis
Relating to veterans services information provided to veterans who receive driver's licenses and personal identification certificates. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1463 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Relating to improving the delivery of health care services to veterans in this state. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 1735 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to tuition and fee exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain military personnel and their dependents. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Remarks ordered printed
SB 1879 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Farias, Joe
Relating to the allocation of certain grants from the fund for veterans' assistance. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 2001 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Co-author authorized
HB 171 83-0 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the establishment of veterans resource centers at certain institutions of higher education. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 736 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the composition of the housing and health services coordination council. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 781 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to the allocation of certain grants from the fund for veterans' assistance. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2489 83-0 (2013) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the marketing and advertising of the veterans' assistance lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Left pending in committee
HB 2562 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Relating to an annual report on the Public Assistance Reporting Information System. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 2564 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to a grant program administered by the Texas Veterans Commission using money from the fund for veterans' assistance for entities that provide home-based health care services to veterans in certain rural counties. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 2698 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Susan Relating to a study of the feasibility of establishing a program to connect veterans seeking employment in school security positions with independent school districts seeking to employ security personnel. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 3543 83-0 (2013) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al. Relating to training, certification, and accreditation provided or regulated by the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3544 83-0 (2013) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to higher education for veterans and their families. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HR 3056 83-0 (2013) Author: Menéndez, José Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1158. Reported enrolled
SB 664 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Sponsor: Farias, Joe | et. al.
Relating to the allocation of certain grants from the fund for veterans' assistance. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 846 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José | et. al.
Relating to training, certification, and accreditation provided or regulated by the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 871 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy
Sponsor: Collier, Nicole | et. al.
Relating to the marketing and advertising of the veterans' assistance lottery game. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1158 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to higher education for veterans and their families. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
See remarks for effective date
SB 1199 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to development of a pilot program of the Texas Veterans Commission to designate municipalities as Veteran and Military Friendly Cities. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1200 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the Texas Military Preparedness Commission and strategic planning regarding military bases and defense installations. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1476 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Sheffield, Ralph | et. al.
Relating to the creation of the veteran entrepreneur program by the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 1553 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Farias, Joe | et. al.
Relating to the Homes for Texas Heroes home loan program. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 375 82-0 (2011) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to establishing veterans resource centers at certain institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1172 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the use of the fund for veterans' assistance. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1784 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to requiring an interagency memorandum of understanding regarding the Public Assistance Reporting Information System and to the use of data from that system. House: Human Services
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 2143 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the conditions of community service of certain offenders and the reentry and reintegration of offenders released or discharged from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections Meeting cancelled
HB 2550 82-0 (2011) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the process under which state agencies and other entities are periodically reviewed under the Texas Sunset Act. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2870 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 3179 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to contributions to the fund for veterans' assistance. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 3237 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
No action taken in committee
HB 3666 82-0 (2011) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to state fiscal matters related to health and human services and state agencies administering health and human services programs. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 3720 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the transfer of housing funds from the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs to the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 34 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Hernandez Luna, Ana
Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Transferred to Calendars Committee
SB 652 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to governmental and certain quasi-governmental entities subject to the sunset review process. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
SB 1179 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
Relating to the elimination of certain required reports prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education and other obsolete provisions of law. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1580 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to state fiscal matters related to health and human services and state agencies administering health and human services programs. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Referred to Appropriations
SB 1621 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to establishing veterans resource centers at certain institutions of higher education. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1739 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the use of the fund for veterans' assistance. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 1796 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Miller, Sid
Relating to the creation of the Texas Coordinating Council for Veterans Services. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1838 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the transfer of housing funds from the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs to the Texas Veterans Commission. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Left pending in committee
HR 232 82-1 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1. Reported enrolled
SB 1 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SCR 5 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 1. Signed by the Governor
SR 130 82-1 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1. Reported enrolled
HB 1452 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to participation in job training and employment assistance programs by veterans and other covered persons. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 2217 81-0 (2009) Author: Flores, Kino | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to partnering with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs and other federal agencies to establish a veterans hospital in the Rio Grande Valley region of the state. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 2849 81-0 (2009) Author: Farabee, David Relating to creating an identification card for veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 3071 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to benefits for members and veterans of the United States armed forces and the state military forces. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 4020 81-0 (2009) Author: Rios Ybarra, Tara | et. al. Relating to access to criminal history record information by the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4121 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to establishing veterans resource centers at certain institutions of higher education. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 4362 81-0 (2009) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 4390 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the organization, duties, and functions of the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 4623 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the fund for veterans' assistance. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HJR 7 81-0 (2009) Author: Flores, Kino | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the state to contribute money, property, and other resources for the establishment, maintenance, and operation of veterans hospitals in this state. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Filed with the Secretary of State
SB 823 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to participation in job training and employment assistance programs by veterans and other covered persons. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Left pending in committee
SB 1538 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al.
Relating to establishing veterans resource centers at certain institutions of higher education. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1655 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Farias, Joe
Relating to the organization, duties, and functions of the Texas Veterans Commission and to providing funding for assistance for veterans through a lottery game. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 1939 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the fund for veterans' assistance. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Left pending in committee
SB 1940 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Ortiz, Jr., Solomon
Relating to the fund for veterans' assistance and to the establishment of pretrial veterans court programs. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 2104 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the operation of video lottery games by licensed operators for certain veterans organizations; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in subcommittee
SB 2135 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Peña, Aaron
Relating to a monument dedicated to members of the armed forces from this state who died in combat. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 2163 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Rios Ybarra, Tara
Relating to access to criminal history record information by the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 2256 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
SB 2581 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to partnering with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs and other federal agencies to establish a veterans hospital in El Paso. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
HB 2052 80-0 (2007) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the Texas Veterans Commission's authority to make performance incentive awards for providing services to veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Referred to Defense Affairs & State-Fed Rel
HB 2889 80-0 (2007) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to a report on the quality and status of health care for veterans at veteran facilities operated in this state. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3426 80-0 (2007) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 310 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Farabee, David
Relating to the Texas Veterans Commission's authority to make performance incentive awards for providing services to veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 917 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Veterans Commission. Senate: Government Organization Left pending in committee
HB 303 79-0 (2005) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to efficiently administering and electronically monitoring certain veterans' and dependents' tuition exemptions at institutions of higher education. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2501 79-0 (2005) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to permitting certain military personnel entitled to receive a tuition and fee exemption to transfer the exemption to a child. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2503 79-0 (2005) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2604 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to state-funded job training or employment assistance programs, services, and preferences available to veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2807 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al. Relating to vouchers for tuition and required fees at certain institutions of higher education for students who sound "Taps" at a veteran's funeral. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 3345 79-0 (2005) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the creation of the Texas Homefront Heroes program. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Referred to Defense Affairs & State-Fed Rel
SB 101 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to efficiently administering and electronically monitoring certain veterans' and dependents' tuition exemptions at institutions of higher education. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 774 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to tuition and fee exemption and course credit in connection with military service or military training. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Referred to Defense Affairs & State-Fed Rel
SB 1480 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1522 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the creation, funding and administration of the Texas Veterans Trust Fund. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
SB 1714 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Farabee, David
Relating to the operation of certain employment programs for veterans of the armed forces of the United States. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report sent to Calendars
HR 362 78-0 (2003) Author: Hunter, Bob Honoring the 75th anniversary of the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Rules & Resolutions Reported enrolled
HR 1772 78-0 (2003) Author: Garza, Timoteo Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1952. 1 hr. notice-for consideration
SB 1952 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Swinford, David | et. al.
Relating to the reorganization of, efficiency in, and other reform measures applying to state government. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Rules suspended
HB 20 78-1 (2003) Author: Keel, Terry Relating to the governing bodies, officers, and executive directors of certain state entities. House: Government Reform Meeting cancelled
HB 53 78-1 (2003) Author: Swinford, David
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the reorganization of, efficiency in, and other reform measures applying to state government; making appropriations. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 66 78-1 (2003) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to qualifications for membership on the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Government Reform Laid on the table subject to call
SB 19 78-1 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the reorganization of, efficiency in, and other reform measures applying to state government. Senate: Government Organization No action taken in committee
HB 7 78-3 (2003) Author: Swinford, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the reorganization of, efficiency in, and other reform measures applying to governmental entities and certain regulatory practices; providing a penalty. House: Government Reform
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
HR 344 78-3 (2003) Author: Swinford, David Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 7. Reported enrolled
SB 2 78-3 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the organization, board membership, and functions of certain governmental agencies and to the transfer of certain functions to other governmental agencies. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1159 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard
Relating to improving the provision of state veteran services. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 3443 76-0 (1999) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the provision of a bronze state seal by the Texas Veterans Commission to a cemetery that reserves an area for the burial of veterans and their immediate families. House: State, Federal & International Relations Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
HB 2087 75-0 (1997) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Relating to directing the Texas Veterans Commission to determine the need for establishing state cemeteries for veterans. House: State, Federal & International Relations Laid on the table subject to call
SB 1202 75-0 (1997) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard
Relating to directing the Texas Veterans Commission to determine the need for establishing state cemeteries for veterans. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations-Spec
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 340 74-0 (1995) Author: Counts, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to directing the Texas Veterans Commission to determine the need for a system of state residential care facilities for veterans who are disabled. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1677 74-0 (1995) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Relating to directing the Texas Veterans Commission to determine the need for establishing state cemeteries for veterans. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1526 74-0 (1995) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to directing the Texas Veterans Commission to determine the need for a system of state residential care facilities for veterans who are disabled. Senate: Finance Withdrawn from intent calendar
HB 836 73-0 (1993) Author: Counts, David | et. al. Relating to directing the Texas Veterans Commission to determine the need for a system of state residential care facilities for veterans who are disabled. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 599 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the composition of the Texas Veterans Commission. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 642 72-0 (1991) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Ciro
Relating to indexing of birth and death records maintained by the Texas Department of Health and to the provision of death information to county clerks and the Texas Veterans Commission. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 398 69-0 (1985) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Tejeda, Frank
Relating to changing the name of the Veterans Affairs Commission to the Texas Veterans Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
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SCR 42 59-0 (1965)

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