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HB 206 85-0 (2017) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to the Texas Veterans Land Board. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Reason for vote recorded in Journal
HB 2761 84-0 (2015) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the awarding of certain contracts of the Veterans' Land Board to veteran-owned businesses. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
SB 1962 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the awarding of certain contracts of the Veterans' Land Board to veteran-owned businesses. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Vet Affairs & Military Installations
HB 1363 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to certain required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 2089 83-0 (2013) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to the powers and duties of the General Land Office, including the abolition of the Texas Facilities Commission and the transfer of its duties to the General Land Office. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
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
HJR 75 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the use of available Veterans' Land Board money for the payment of educational benefits for veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
SB 59 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education. House: Government Efficiency & Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
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 1295 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to state agency purchasing. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
HB 51 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to energy efficiency standards for certain buildings and to high-performance design, construction, and renovation standards for certain buildings and facilities of institutions of higher education. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/11
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 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 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
SB 1015 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to reporting on the operation and status of veterans homes operated in this state. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
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 1318 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to design, construction, and renovation standards for state buildings and facilities. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
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 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
HB 2728 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Department of Aging and Disability Services to the Veterans' Land Board. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HJR 116 81-0 (2009) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to issue general obligation bonds in amounts equal to or less than amounts previously authorized. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 37 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to issue general obligation bonds in amounts equal to or less than amounts previously authorized. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
HB 340 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the creation by the Texas Residential Construction Commission of a list of builders who provide certain types of building services. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 699 80-0 (2007) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the confidentiality of certain information involving real estate transactions of the School Land Board, Veterans' Land Board, General Land Office, or land commissioner. House: Land & Resource Management Considered in Calendars
HB 1416 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the authority of the Veterans' Land Board to sell certain loans issued by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1853 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to exempting certain state agencies from certain laws relating to real property transactions. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 3140 80-0 (2007) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the review and functions of the Veterans' Land Board. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
SB 596 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information involving real estate transactions of the School Land Board, Veterans' Land Board, General Land Office, or Commissioner of the General Land Office. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 686 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the authority of the Veterans' Land Board to sell certain loans issued by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Referred to Defense Affairs & State-Fed Rel
SB 771 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to exempting certain state agencies from certain laws relating to real property transactions. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 916 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the review and functions of the Veterans' Land Board. Senate: Government Organization Left pending in committee
HB 1057 79-0 (2005) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to the powers and duties of the Veterans' Land Board. House: State Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1391 79-0 (2005) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al. Relating to the creation and availability of a list of builders who provide certain types of building services. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2342 79-0 (2005) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to eligibility for certain programs of the Veterans' Land Board. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Referred to Defense Affairs & State-Fed Rel
SB 581 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank
Relating to the powers and duties of the Veterans' Land Board. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 862 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to allowing the Veterans' Land Board to appoint an advisory committee to assist in determining eligibility to participate in certain programs. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
SB 1093 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to eligibility for certain programs of the Veterans' Land Board. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
HB 1306 78-0 (2003) Author: Marchant, Kenny
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information relating to real property purchased or sold by certain state entities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 1396 78-0 (2003) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the requirement that certain contracts awarded by the Veterans' Land Board be subject to competitive bidding. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations Withdrawn from calendar
HB 1749 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the security provided for revenue bonds issued by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
HB 2396 78-0 (2003) Author: Corte, Frank
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the administration of and insurance requirements for certain Veterans' Land Board programs. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
HJR 68 78-0 (2003) Author: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to make certain payments on revenue bonds and to use assets in certain funds to provide for veterans homes and a constitutional amendment relating to the use of income and appreciation of the permanent school fund. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Filed with the Secretary of State
SB 761 78-0 (2003) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: Berman, Leo
Relating to the requirement that certain contracts awarded by the Veterans' Land Board be subject to competitive bidding. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 1103 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the security provided for revenue bonds issued by the Veterans' Land Board. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1508 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the administration of and insurance requirements for certain Veterans' Land Board programs. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1713 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the confidentiality of certain information relating to real property purchased or sold by certain state agencies. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Land and Resource Management
SJR 46 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to make certain payments on revenue bonds and to use assets in certain funds to provide for veterans homes. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 310 77-0 (2001) Author: Flores, Kino | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the establishment and operation of veterans cemeteries. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
HB 2138 77-0 (2001) Author: Marchant, Kenny
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the confidentiality of the location or sale price of certain real property sold or purchased by the state. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2340 77-0 (2001) Author: Salinas Jr., Ignacio | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the authority of county governments to regulate subdivision development in the unincorporated areas of a county. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Tabled in committee
HB 2453 77-0 (2001) Author: Berman, Leo
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to conditions for issuance of certain revenue bonds by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 2988 77-0 (2001) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto
Sponsor: Haywood, Tom
Relating to the execution of bonds and the sale of loans by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3097 77-0 (2001) Author: Counts, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the security provided for revenue bonds issued by the Veterans' Land Board. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Finance
No action taken in committee
HB 3567 77-0 (2001) Author: Marchant, Kenny
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to provision by the Veterans Land Board of loans to veterans for the purchase of land. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HJR 82 77-0 (2001) Author: Counts, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to issue additional general obligation bonds and to use certain assets in certain funds to provide for veterans cemeteries. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
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
SB 1414 77-0 (2001) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the confidentiality of the location or sale price of certain real property sold or purchased by the state. Senate: Natural Resources Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1442 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the security provided for revenue bonds issued by the Veterans' Land Board. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 1449 77-0 (2001) Author: Haywood, Tom
Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roberto
Relating to the execution of bonds and the sale of loans by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1556 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to the conditions for issuance of revenue bonds by the Veterans' Land Board. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1699 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the conditions for issuance of revenue bonds by the Veterans' Land Board. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Laid on table subject to call in committee
SB 1791 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to the creation, funding, and operation of a teachers' housing assistance program. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 1804 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al. Relating to provision by the Veterans' Land Board of loans to veterans for the purchase of land. Senate: Finance Laid on the table subject to call
SJR 38 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to use excess assets in certain funds to provide for veterans homes and veterans cemeteries and to issue additional general obligation bonds for veterans' housing assistance. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SJR 51 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the creation of the teachers' housing assistance program and the teachers' housing assistance fund; authorizing the issuance of bonds. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
HB 1722 76-0 (1999) Author: Counts, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to investment of money in the veterans' land fund. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1812 76-0 (1999) Author: Counts, David | et. al. Relating to administration of bond and other programs by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Financial Institutions Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2040 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Bob | et. al. Relating to the Texas veterans land program and the Texas veterans housing assistance program. House: Land & Resource Management Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 134 76-0 (1999) Author: Haggerty, Pat | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Urging the Veterans' Land Board to establish a veterans home in El Paso County. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Signed by the Governor
SB 1555 76-0 (1999) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Counts, David
Relating to administration of bond and other programs by the Veterans' Land Board. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SCR 45 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Urging the Veterans' Land Board to establish a veterans home in El Paso County. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Committee report printed and distributed
SCR 64 76-0 (1999) Author: Nixon, Drew Urging the Veterans' Land Board to establish a veterans home in the City of Carthage. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Left pending in committee
HB 2358 75-0 (1997) Author: Counts, David | et. al. Relating to the management of certain funds by the Veterans Land Board, to the creation of veterans assistance centers, and to the Veterans Land Board's entering into bond enhancement agreements for certain bonds. House: Pensions & Investments Laid on the table subject to call
SB 1060 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Counts, David | et. al.
Relating to the management of certain funds by the Veterans' Land Board, to the creation of veterans homes, and to the Veterans' Land Board's entering into bond enhancement agreements for certain bonds. House: Pensions & Investments
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations-Spec
Effective immediately
HB 1548 73-0 (1993) Author: Counts, David | et. al. Relating to financial assistance programs administered by the Veteran's Land Board. House: Energy Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 164 73-0 (1993) Author: Hamric, Peggy Granting Mr. Paul Severson permission to sue the State of Texas and the Veteran's Land Board. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 819 73-0 (1993) Author: Turner, Jim
Sponsor: Counts, David
Relating to financial assistance programs administered by the Veteran's Land Board. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 1528 72-0 (1991) Author: Counts, David | et. al. Relating to purchase prices and loan amounts on real property purchased under the Veterans Land Program or the Veterans Housing Assistance Program. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1529 72-0 (1991) Author: Counts, David | et. al. Relating to the investment authority of the Veterans' Land Board. House: Environmental Affairs Coauthor Authorized
SB 647 72-0 (1991) Author: Tejeda, Frank
Sponsor: Counts, David
Relating to the investment authority of the Veterans' Land Board. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
SB 648 72-0 (1991) Author: Tejeda, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Counts, David
Relating to purchase prices and loan amounts on real property purchased under the Veterans Land Program or the Veterans Housing Assistance Program. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
SJR 26 72-0 (1991) Author: Tejeda, Frank
Sponsor: Counts, David
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to investments made by the Veterans' Land Board of funds in the Veterans' Land Fund or the Veterans' Housing Assistance Fund. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
HCR 202 71-0 (1989) Author: Campbell, Ben Granting W. E. Washerlesky, Jr. permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Veterans' Land Board. House: Judicial Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SCR 150 71-0 (1989) Author: Lyon, Ted Granting W.E. Washerlesky, Jr. permission to sue the State of Texas and the Veterans Land Board. Senate: Jurisprudence Left as pending business in comm.
SCR 22 71-1 (1989) Author: Lyon, Ted Granting W.E. Washerlesky, Jr. permission to sue the State of Texas and the Veterans Land Board. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SCR 3 71-4 (1990) Author: Montford, John Granting Stella Selman and others permission to sue the Veterans' Land Board and the State of Texas. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SCR 2 71-5 (1990) Author: Montford, John Granting Stella Selman and others permission to sue the Veterans' Land Board and the State of Texas. Senate: Jurisprudence Posting rule suspended
HB 2177 70-0 (1987) Author: Whaley, Foster Relating to the fee that the Veterans' Land Board may charge for issuing a paid-in-full deed. House: Environmental Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2393 70-0 (1987) Author: Patterson, Pete Relating to the operation of the Farm and Ranch Finance Program and the Family Farm and Ranch Security Program. House: Agriculture & Livestock Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 85 70-0 (1987) Author: Campbell, Ben Granting W.E. Washerlesky, Jr. permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Veterans' Land Board. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HCR 121 70-0 (1987) Author: Lewis, Ron Granting Charles F. Toney permission to sue the State of Texas and the Veterans' Land Board. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Transferred to Calendars Committee
SB 1070 70-0 (1987) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to authorized investments for a portion of the veterans land fund, the permanent university fund, the teachers retirement system, the employees retirement system, the Texas county and district statewide retirement system, the Texas municipal statewide retirement system. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 40 70-0 (1987) Author: Krier, Cynthia Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize broadened investment authority for certain veteran and university funds. Referred to State Affairs
HB 196 69-0 (1985) Author: Patterson, Pete
Sponsor: Sarpalius, Bill
Relating to the creation of a farm and ranch finance program. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Natural Resources
See remarks
HB 538 69-0 (1985) Author: Thompson, Gary Relating to the management and operation of the veterans' land program and the veterans' housing program and to the operations of the Veterans' Land Board. House: Government Organization Referred to subcommittee
HB 1199 69-0 (1985) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to authorized investments for a portion of the veterans land fund, the permanent university fund, the teachers retirement system, the employees retirement system, the Texas county and district statewide retirement systems, and the Texas municipal statewide retirement system; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HCR 211 69-0 (1985) Author: Messer, Bill
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Granting Roy W. Klagmann, Alvina Klagmann, Loretta Knesek and Elizabeth Struck permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Filed w/o the Governor's signature
HJR 58 69-0 (1985) Author: Schlueter, Stan Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize broadened investment authority for certain veteran and university funds. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Tagged in committee
SB 316 69-0 (1985) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Thompson, Gary
Relating to the management and operation of the veterans' land program and the veterans' housing program and to the operations of the Veterans' Land Board; authorizing certain fees. House: Government Organization
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks
SB 511 69-0 (1985) Author: Sarpalius, Bill Relating to the creation of a farm and ranch finance program. Senate: Natural Resources No action taken in committee
SB 825 69-0 (1985) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to authorized investments for a portion of the veterans land fund, the permanent university fund, the teachers retirement system, the employees retirement system, the Texas county and district statewide retirement system, and the Texas municipal statewide retirement system; and declaring an emergency. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably with substitute
SJR 31 69-0 (1985) Author: Parker, Carl Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize broadened investment authority for certain veteran and university funds. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably with substitute
HB 641 68-0 (1983) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to the creation of the Veterans' Housing Assistance Program. House: State Affairs Coauthor authorized
HB 1046 68-0 (1983) Author: Schlueter, Stan
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to authorized investments for a portion of the veterans' land fund, the permanent school fund, the permanent university fund, and funds of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas, the Employees Retirement System of Texas, the Texas County and District Retirement System, and the Texas Municipal Retirement System. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Record vote
HB 1113 68-0 (1983) Author: Presnal, Bill Relating to certain fees imposed by the General Land Office and the Veterans Land Board. House: Environmental Affairs Postponed
SB 390 68-0 (1983) Author: Leedom, John Relating to fees imposed by the Veterans Land Board, the General Land Office, the Commissioner of the General Land Office, and boards for the lease or sale of public lands. Senate: State Affairs No action taken
SB 408 68-0 (1983) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Tejeda, Frank
Relating to the creation and administration of the Veterans' Housing Assistance Program, to the veterans' housing assistance fund, and to the powers and duties of the Veterans' Land Board; providing an effective date contingent on passage of a constitutional amendment. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Signed by the Governor
SB 1126 68-0 (1983) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to authorized investments for a portion of the veterans land fund, the permanent university fund, the teachers retirement system, the employees retirement system, the Texas county and district statewide retirement system, and the Texas municipal statewide retirement system; and declaring an emergency. Senate: State Affairs Postponed
HCR 1 68-2 (1984) Author: Parker, Jim Granting Dorothy Fay Dickey permission to sue the Veterans' Land Board. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 2 68-2 (1984) Author: Parker, Jim Granting Dorothy Fay Dickey permission to sue the Veterans' Land Board. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 34 68-2 (1984) Author: Mankins, Jimmy
Sponsor: Howard, Ed
Granting Marvin W. Hall and Mary Elizabeth Hall permission to sue the State of Texas and the Veterans' Land Board. House: Judicial Affairs Signed by the Governor
SCR 7 68-2 (1984) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Parker, Jim
Granting Dorothy Fay Dickey permission to sue the state and the Veteran's Land Board. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration, Special
Signed by the Governor
SCR 8 68-2 (1984) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Parker, Jim
Granting Dorothy Dickey permission to sue the state and the Veteran's Land Board. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration, Special
Signed by the Governor
HB 848 67-0 (1981) Author: Schlueter, Stan
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the terms and conditions of leases under the Veterans Land Program. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HCR 76 67-0 (1981) Author: Pierce, George
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Granting John P. Walter and others persons permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 80 67-0 (1981) Author: Riley, Ken
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Granting Roemer Jack Best permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SCR 55 67-0 (1981) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Browder, Larry
Granting Barbara McMurrey Hyde and Beverly McMurrey McFarland permission to sue the State. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SCR 82 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Smith, Ashley
Granting Larry Emerson permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SJR 51 67-0 (1981) Author: Williams, Lindon Amending Article III of the Texas Constitution to provide that interest rates on Veterans' Land Bonds shall be determined by the governing body of the issuer, but not to exceed 10 percent per annum unless approved by the legislature. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to subcommittee
SJR 52 67-0 (1981) Author: Williams, Lindon Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the issuance of additional bonds for the Veteran's Land Fund. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to subcommittee
HB 1554 66-0 (1979) Author: Gilley, Smith
Sponsor: Williams, Lindon
Relating to the purchase and sale of land by the Veterans' Land Board. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HCR 2 65-0 (1977) Author: Gilley, Smith
Sponsor: Aikin, Jr., A.M.
Permitting W. H. Hunt, Jr., and Annie L. Hunt to bring suit against the Veterans Land Board and the State of Texas. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SCR 18 65-0 (1977) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
Sponsor: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
Granting Evie Wooten et al permission to sue the Veterans Land Board or other necessary parties in order to recover title to and possession of stated lands. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
SJR 13 65-0 (1977) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
To provide for an additional $200 million in bonds or obligations of the State of Texas for the Veterans' Land Fund and to allow the surviving spouses of veterans who died in the line of duty to purchase tracts through the Veterans' Land Board under certain circumstances. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SB 387 64-0 (1975) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Preston, George L.
Raising the limitation from $10,000 to $15,000 for certain calculations relating to purchase of land by veterans; changing the stated limitation on insurance coverage; changing the name of a special fund for deposit of fees in connection with the Veterans' Land Program. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1482 63-0 (1973) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Sherman, Max
Relating to the Veteran's Land Board. House: State Affairs Signed by the Governor
HJR 6 63-0 (1973) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Sherman, Max
Proposing an amendment of the Texas Constitution to provide an additional $100 million in bonds or obligations of the State of Texas for the Veterans' Land Fund. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Signed
HCR 57 62-0 (1971) Author: Johnson, Jake
Sponsor: Herring, Charles
Granting Frederick E. Munk, Mamie Fuller and Henry Munk permission to sue the State of Texas.
HJR 3 62-0 (1971) Author: Johnson, Jake Proposing for a constitutional amendment providing for a veterans' and public employees' housing program and for the issuance of a bonds to finance the program.
SB 760 62-0 (1971) Author: Kennard, Don Relating to amending the Veterans Land Board - Veterans Land Fund Act, for the increase in the weighted average annual interest rate, as that phrase is commonly used and ordinarily understood in the municipal bond market, for all bonds issued and sold by the Veterans Land Board.
SCR 112 62-0 (1971) Author: Bernal, Joe J. Granting permission to Frederick E. Munk, et al, to sue the State of Texas.
SJR 39 62-0 (1971) Author: Kennard, Don Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas, which would provide for the sale of bonds by the Parks and Wildlife Department and the Veterans Land Board at an increased weighted average interest rate not to exceed six per cent (6%), said bonds being issued pursuant to constitutional authority, and providing for an election and the issuance of a proclamation therefor.
HCR 63 61-0 (1969)
HB 306 60-0 (1967) Author: Wieting, Leroy J. | et. al. Relating to amending the Veterans' Land Board--Veterans' Land Fund Act; providing for the issuance and sale of Veterans' Land Bonds; providing a saving and severability clause; making the Act cumulative.
HCR 84 60-0 (1967)
HJR 17 60-0 (1967) Author: Mutscher, Gus F. | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to authorize an increase in the total amount of bonds or obligations that may be issued by the Veterans' Land Board to Four Hundred Million Dollars.
SB 130 60-0 (1967) Author: Watson, Jr., Murray | et. al. Relating to amending the Veterans' Land Board - Veterans' Land Fund Act to provide for the issuance and sale of Veterans' Land Bonds.
SJR 7 60-0 (1967) Author: Watson, Jr., Murray | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to authorize an increase in the total amount of bonds or obligations that may be issued by the Veterans' Land Board to four hundred million dollars.
HB 25 59-0 (1965) Author: Wieting, Leroy J. | et. al. Relating to amending the Veterans' Land Board - Veterans' Land Fund Act and providing for the issuance and sale of Veterans' Land Bonds.
HJR 5 59-0 (1965) Author: Mutscher, Gus F. | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas so as to authorize an increase in the total amount of bonds or obligations that may be issued by the Veterans' Land Board to Four Hundred Million Dollars.
SB 135 59-0 (1965) Author: Cole, Criss | et. al. Relating to amending the Veteran's Land Fund Act by providing for the issuance and sale of Veterans' Land Bonds; providing for certain moneys and lands to comprise the Veterans' Land Fund.
SCR 107 59-0 (1965)
SJR 18 59-0 (1965) Author: Cole, Criss | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas so as to authorize an increase in the total amount of bonds or obligations that may be issued by the Veterans' Land Board to $400,000,000.00.
HB 824 58-0 (1963) Author: Davis, William S. "Bill" Relating to providing for transfer of moneys now on deposit in the State Treasury to the credit of the Veterans Land Board Special Fund, the Land Office Special Sale Fee Fund, and the Land Office Permit Fee Fund to a single fund in the State Treasury to be known as the State Lands Fund; abolishing the enumerated funds; providing an effective date of this Act.
HB 864 58-0 (1963) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to amending the Veterans' Land Board - Veteran's Land Fund Act, providing for the issuance and sale of Veterans' Land Bonds; providing for certain moneys and lands to comprise the Veterans' Land Fund.
HCR 23 58-0 (1963)
HCR 91 58-0 (1963)
HCR 103 58-0 (1963)
HJR 10 58-0 (1963) Author: McIlhany, Grainger Walter | et. al. Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize an increase in the total amount of bonds or obligations that may be issued by the Veterans' Land Board to Four Hundred Million Dollars ($400,000,000.00); providing for the issuance of said bonds or obligations and the conditions relating thereto and the use of the Veterans' Land Fund.
SB 375 58-0 (1963) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" | et. al. Relating to providing for the issuance and sale of Veterans' Land Bonds.
SCR 57 58-0 (1963)
SJR 16 58-0 (1963) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" | et. al. Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment so as to authorize an increase in the total amount of bonds or obligations that may be issued by the Veterans' Land Board to Three Hundred Fifty Million Dollars (350,000,000.00); providing for the issuance of said bonds or obligations and the conditions relating thereto and the use of the Veterans' Land Fund.
HB 623 57-0 (1961) Author: Sandahl, Jr., Charles L. Relating to amending a certain Act relating to abolishing the Veteran's Land Board Special Fund; providing an effective date.
HB 656 57-0 (1961) Author: Cole, Criss | et. al. Relating to appropriating revenues accruing to Veterans Land Board Special Fund, No. 52 and any balance on hand in such fund to the General Land Office.
SB 290 57-0 (1961) Author: Lane, Wardlow William | et. al. Relating to appropriating revenues accruing to Veterans Land Board Special Fund, No. 52, and any balance on hand in such fund to the General Land Office.
SJR 2 57-0 (1961) Author: Gonzalez, Henry Barbosa Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas authorizing the Veterans Land Board to make loans to veterans.
SB 35 57-3 (1962) Author: Martin, Crawford Collins Relating to amending a certain Statute and the Insurance Code to authorize the Veterans' Land Board of the State of Texas to enter into a master contract of agreement with one or more life insurance companies to provide group life insurance coverage cancelling upon death the indebtedness due the Board of persons purchasing land under the Veterans' Land Program.
HB 607 56-0 (1959) Author: Hutchins, Jr., Edgar Relating amending certain acts so as to provide that a veteran of World War I can purchase or assume the outstanding indebtedness of land purchased under the provisions of the Veteran's Land Program without having to assume an increased interest rate.
SJR 6 56-0 (1959) Author: Willis, Doyle Proposing an amendment increasing to three and one half per cent (3 1/2%) the maximum permissible interest rate on all bonds hereafter issued by the Board.
SJR 7 56-0 (1959) Author: Willis, Doyle Proposing an amendment providing that the total amount of bonds or obligations that may be issued by the Veterans' Land Board shall be increased to Three Hundred Million Dollars ($300,000,000).
SJR 11 56-0 (1959) Author: Gonzalez, Henry Barbosa Proposing an amendment whereby the Veterans Land Board may make loans to veterans.
HB 760 55-0 (1957) Author: Matthew, C. T. "Pete" Relating to making an emergency appropriation for the payment of salaries of the citizen board members of the Veterans' Land Board.
SB 67 55-0 (1957) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to requiring publication of certain information appearing on each application for the purchase of land under the Texas Veterans' Land Act.
SB 96 55-0 (1957) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" Relating to amending certain Acts by providing that the Veteran's Land Board shall be a State Agency; providing for the duties and functions of the Chairman of the Board.
SB 380 55-0 (1957) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" Relating to making an emergency appropriation for the payment of salaries of the citizen board members of the Veterans' Land Board; providing the method of payment and the effective date of the salaries.
HB 19 55-2 (1957) Author: Lee, John Ruskin Relating to amending certain Acts by providing that the Veterans' Land Board shall publish notices of bond sales not less than ten days before the date of a sale.
SB 5 55-2 (1957) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" Relating to amending certain Acts providing that the Veteran's Land Board shall publish notices of bond sales not less than ten (10) days before the date of a sale.
HB 255 54-0 (1955) Author: Heitman, Jr., Charles "Charlie" | et. al. Relating to the purchase of land by the Veterans' Land Board; amending Statutes so as to authorize the Veterans' Land Board to purchase land without purchasing a mineral interest in said land.
HB 341 54-0 (1955) Author: Briscoe, Jr., Dolph Relating to the Veterans Land Board - Veterans Land Fund Act; requiring an appraisement of all lands purchased by the Board; providing that any appraiser shall be reasonably qualified; requiring a sworn report of certain matters by the appraiser; providing penalties for violations of the Act.
HB 384 54-0 (1955) Author: Briscoe, Jr., Dolph Relating to amending the Veterans Land Fund Act so as to require payment to the Board of one-half the moneys received from a lease or contract of sale of minerals, chemicals, hard metals, and timber on land purchased under the Act to repay the indebtedness due on the land; making any such contract or lease of no effect until such payment; making the Act cumulative.
HB 385 54-0 (1955) Author: Briscoe, Jr., Dolph Relating to amending the Veteran's Land Fund Act so as to require a hearing before an examiner of the Board on all transactions whereby four (4) or more veterans wish to purchase land from a single seller; making the Act cumulative.
HB 467 54-0 (1955) Author: Lane, T. W. "Buckshot" Relating to amending the Veterans' Land Fund Act so as to define the duties of the Veterans' Land Board; defining the duties of the Chairman of said Board.
HB 792 54-0 (1955) Author: Hardeman, Jr., D. Barnard | et. al. Relating to directing the State Auditor to make a complete examination and detailed audit of all books, accounts and other records of business transacted by the General Land Office, School Land Board, and Veteran's Land Board, and of any other department commission, board, or agency, however named, which has been directly or indirectly involved in financial or other transactions or dealings with the General Land Office, since January 1, 1939; directing cooperation and aid of other state departments and offices; granting the State Auditor power to administer oaths to witnesses, subpoena witnesses and records in custody, and to examine, audit, inspect and make copies of books, records or files of public and private agencies or individuals involved in dealings with the General Land Office since January 1, 1939; providing for special reports to be filed on this examination and audit with the Governor and other state officials; providing for prompt disclosure of improper practices, incompetency, or evidence of illegal transactions and for proper action and disposition of such matters; providing for an appropriation for payment of necessary expenses of the State Auditor in making this audit and examination; providing for severability.
HB 974 54-0 (1955) Author: Parish, Harold Burton Relating to validating bonds issued by the Veterans' Land Board; validating other actions taken by the Board and its members and agents; making certain exceptions.
HJR 4 54-0 (1955) Author: McDaniel, Bert T. Proposing an amendment authorizing the issuance of Seventy Five Million Dollars of Bonds in addition to Bonds already issued by the Veterans' Land Fund; providing for an election and the issuance of a proclamation therefor.
HJR 7 54-0 (1955) Author: Cobb, Carroll | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas increasing the total amount of bonds or obligations that may be issued by the Veterans' Land Board by One Hundred Million Dollars ($100,000,000), and providing for the issuance of the bonds and certain conditions relating thereto and the use of the Veterans' Land Fund.
HJR 29 54-0 (1955) Author: Lane, T. W. "Buckshot" Proposing an Amendment to Section 49-b, Article III, Constitution of Texas, changing the composition of the Veterans' Land board; increasing the total amount of bonds or obligations that may be issued by the Veterans' Land Board to Two Hundred Million Dollars ($200,000,000.00); making other changes relative to the issuance and sale of bonds and the use and disposition of the proceeds therefrom; providing for an election and the issuance of a proclamation therefor.
SJR 2 54-0 (1955) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" | et. al. Proposing an amendment to Section 49-b, Article III, Constitution of Texas, so as to change the membership of the Veterans' Land Board; so that the total amount of bonds or obligations that may be issued by the Veterans' Land Board shall be increased to Two Hundred Million Dollars ($200,000,000); providing for the issuance of said bonds or obligations and the conditions relating thereto and the use of the Veterans' Land Fund; providing for an election and the issuance of a proclamation therefor.
HB 338 53-0 (1953) Author: Hill, Paul F. Relating to amending the subject matter of the Veterans Land Board - Veterans Land Fund Act; providing the Board may not offer sale, and no veteran will be permitted to buy, land which will cost the Board more than Twelve Thousand, Five Hundred Dollars ($12,500.00); providing that no veteran shall be permitted to purchase more than one tract of land under this Act, except those veterans who purchased land under this Act prior to September 1, 1953, will be permitted to purchase a second tract which costs the Board no more than Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000.00); providing that the Board can purchase a tract of land for not exceeding Fifteen Thousand Dollars ($15,000.00), if the Board pay not to exceed Twelve Thousand, Five Hundred Dollars ($12,500.00) of the purchase price.
HB 616 53-0 (1953) Author: Cobb, Carroll Relating to amending certain Acts so as to provide that the Veterans Land Board may purchase land with one-half (1/2) of the mineral estate outstanding, if same was outstanding on June 6, 1949, and purchase land with a one-sixteenth (1/16) royalty outstanding which has become outstanding after June 6, 1949; providing that the veteran may request a removal or reduction of mineral requirements and the Veterans Land Board shall have power to remove or reduce such requirements.
HB 897 53-0 (1953) Author: Paxton, James Robert "Jim Bob" Relating to authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to invest moneys in the Veterans Land Fund in certain securities.
SB 331 53-0 (1953) Author: Bell, John Junior Relating to authorizing the Veterans Land Board to invest moneys in the Veterans Land Fund in certain securities.
HB 620 52-0 (1951) Author: Young, Cloyd D. | et. al. Relating to amending the Veteran's Land Fund Act; providing for the issuance of an additional Seventy Five Million Dollars ($75,000,000.00) in bonds to mature not sooner than June 1, 1960.
HJR 2 52-0 (1951) Author: Young, Cloyd D. | et. al. Proposing an amendment authorizing the issuance of Seventy Five Million Dollars of Bonds in addition to Bonds already issued by the Veterans' Land Board to provide money for the Veterans' Land Fund.
SB 351 52-0 (1951) Author: Bell, John Junior Relating to amending the Veteran's Land Board-Veterans Land Fund Act; providing for the issuance of One Hundred Million ($100,000,000.00) Dollars in bonds to mature not sooner than June 1, 1960.
SJR 2 52-0 (1951) Author: Bell, John Junior | et. al. Proposing an amendment authorizing the issuance of Seventy Five Million Dollars of Bonds in addition to Bonds already issued by the Veterans' Land Board to provide money for the Veterans' land Fund.
HB 410 51-0 (1949) Author: Horany, Sr., James Phillip "Jimmy" Relating to carrying into effect Section 49-b of Article 3 of the Constitution; to bring into being the Veterans' Land Board as a State agency and provide procedures for the operation thereof; defining the word "veteran" and the phrase "Texas veteran of present war or wars commonly known as World War II"; providing a savings clause.
SB 29 51-0 (1949) Author: Bell, John Junior | et. al. Relating to bring into being the Veterans' Land Board as a state agency and provide procedures for the operation thereof; providing a saving clause.
HB 42 50-0 (1947) Author: Bell, John Junior | et. al. Relating to bringing into being the Veterans' Land Board as a State agency and providing procedures for the operation thereof.
SB 41 50-0 (1947) Author: Cousins, Jr., Wilfred Roy Relating to enabling implementation of certain amendments; creating the Veteran's Land Board.
HJR 62 49-0 (1945) Author: Cousins, Jr., Wilfred Roy | et. al. Proposing an amendment creating a Veteran's Land Board and establishing a Veterans' Land Fund of $25,000,000, etc.

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