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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 174 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Water Development Board to provide financial assistance to political subdivisions for water supply projects.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
HB 544 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of the rural water assistance fund.
  Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 605 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the consideration by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of the economic impact of an appropriation of state water in determining whether to grant an application for the appropriation.
  Author: Workman, Paul
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
HB 1862 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the designation of certain river or stream segments as being of unique ecological value.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Received from the House
HB 1863 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of money in the state water pollution control revolving fund.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2005 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the duty of the Texas Water Development Board to conduct studies of and prepare and submit reports on aquifer storage and recovery.
  Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Received from the House
HB 2204 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the requirements for construction contracts for certain water supply projects, treatment works, and flood control measures.
  Author: Kacal, Kyle | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 2215 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the deadline for adoption of desired future conditions in groundwater conservation districts.
  Author: Price, Four
  Sponsor: Miles, Borris
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2219 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility of property used for a water desalination project for ad valorem tax benefits under the Texas Economic Development Act.
  Author: Lozano, J. M.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2240 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that certain recipients of financial assistance from the Texas Water Development Board adopt certain restrictions on water use by their customers.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2334 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the imposition of a criminal penalty for the violation of a rule adopted or order issued under the Flood Control and Insurance Act in certain counties.
  Author: Oliverson, Tom | et. al.
  Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2716 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study by the Department of Agriculture of the transfer of water from the Mississippi River.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture & Livestock
HB 2867 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the contracts of the Edwards Aquifer recharge, storage, and recovery projects.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
HB 2885 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authorization by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of the discharge, diversion, and transfer or other reuse of return flows derived from treated brackish groundwater.
  Author: Larson, Lyle
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2894 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality provide an expedited procedure for acting on certain applications for an amendment to a water right by certain applicants that use desalinated seawater.
  Author: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2943 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of money in the state water pollution control revolving fund.
  Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2948 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the state and regional water planning process.
  Author: Larson, Lyle
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
HB 3084 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the collection, analysis, and dissemination of information regarding the availability and quality of the groundwater resources in this state by the Geo-Technology Research Institute.
  Author: Keough, Mark
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3197 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a task force to conduct a comprehensive study on flood control infrastructure for Harris and Galveston Counties.
  Author: Walle, Armando
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
HB 3987 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Water Development Board to use the state participation account of the water development fund to provide financial assistance for the development of certain facilities.
  Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3991 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to appropriations of water for use in aquifer storage and recovery projects.
  Author: Larson, Lyle
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Received from the House
HB 4230 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Water Development Board to provide financial assistance to political subdivisions for flood control or mitigation projects.
  Author: Wu, Gene
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 36 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board to provide assistance to economically distressed areas.
  Author: González, Mary | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources | Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Finance
HJR 101 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment dedicating a portion of the revenue derived from the state sales and use tax to the Texas Water Development Fund II.
  Author: Workman, Paul
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
SB 538 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to state and local planning for and responses to drought.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 785 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of the rural water assistance fund.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 821 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the qualifications for membership on the Texas Water Development Board.
  Author: Seliger, Kel
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 863 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the designation of certain river or stream segments as being of unique ecological value.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 866 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of money in the state water pollution control revolving fund.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 1053 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an appeal of a desired future condition in a groundwater management area.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1269 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a task force to conduct a comprehensive study on flood control infrastructure for Harris and Galveston Counties.
  Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1416 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the requirements for construction contracts for certain water supply projects, treatment works, and flood control measures.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 1430 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality provide an expedited procedure for acting on certain applications for an amendment to a water right by certain applicants that use desalinated seawater.
  Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1507 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authorization by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of the discharge, diversion, and transfer or other reuse of return flows derived from treated brackish groundwater.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 1511 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the state and regional water planning process and the funding of projects included in the state water plan.
  Author: Perry, Charles
  Sponsor: Price, Four
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1529 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the collection, analysis, and dissemination of information regarding the availability and quality of the groundwater resources in this state by the Geo-Technology Research Institute.
  Author: Creighton, Brandon
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 1597 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a requirement that the General Land Office conduct an evaluation and submit a report regarding the use of wind and solar power to desalinate brackish groundwater on real property owned by the state.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1775 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Water Development Board to use the state participation account of the water development fund to provide financial assistance for the development of certain facilities.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
SB 1777 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the imposition of a criminal penalty for the violation of a rule adopted or order issued under the Flood Control and Insurance Act.
  Author: Garcia, Sylvia
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 2140 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision by the Texas Water Development Board of financial assistance for the development of certain projects in economically distressed areas.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
SJR 61 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board to provide financial assistance for the development of certain projects in economically distressed areas.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Left pending in committee

85th 1st Called Session, 2017
HB 226 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the state and regional water planning process.
  Author: Larson, Lyle
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 228 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to appropriations of water for use in aquifer storage and recovery projects.
  Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 229 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Water Development Board to use the state participation account of the water development fund to provide financial assistance for the development of certain facilities.
  Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 230 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of money in the state water pollution control revolving fund.
  Author: Larson, Lyle
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 277 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the duty of the Texas Water Development Board to conduct studies of and prepare and submit reports on aquifer storage and recovery.
  Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 30 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the development of seawater and brackish groundwater.
  Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 163 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to interstate cooperation to address regional water issues.
  Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 280 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the information required to be posted by the Texas Water Development Board on the board's Internet website regarding the use of the state water implementation fund for Texas.
  Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
HB 632 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the planning and funding of water projects to be constructed in a region other than the region proposing the project.
  Author: Simpson, David | et. al.
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
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